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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A daily record of one's thoughts and experiences.

Usage examples (36)
  • My daughter keeps a detailed and very private diary.
  • But with this difference: a diary is almost always a private matter.
  • (Of course, if your diary is a Livejournal, it talks back to you in many voices ...)
  • This diary is a love letter written by a new mother named Suzanne for her baby son, Nicholas. for more
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  • Because she loved the cows, the "dairy" (a business dealing with milk products) worker kept a "diary" (a personal written record) with all their names.
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