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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The loose skin hanging under the neck of various animals, such as some breeds of dogs or cattle.

Usage examples (27)
  • The basset hound caught her dewlap on a thistle.
  • "dewlap," three or four inches of the loose skin under the throat skinned down and left hanging.
  • The dewlap, which is
  • Oh, but your inflated dewlap thingy is so very hot. for more
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