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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A small round piece of linen place under a dish or bowl.

Usage examples (39)
  • A paper doily is added to the square cake on the right.
  • A small round doily is pasted down, and roses are cut from a seed catalog.
  • Then, the doily is folded on each side, making it look like a lace holder.
  • The brandy, not the 400 post commemorative doily, that is. for more
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