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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Slender-bodied non-stinging insect having iridescent wings that are outspread at rest.

Usage examples (37)
  • In Newyork, the dragonfly is symbolic of success and happiness.
  • Slightly below the thorax on both sides of the dragonfly are a pair of hind wings also used for flight.
  • That is the word for "dragonfly" in Chichewa, my son Vasco's native language.
  • I could say that the dragonfly is a plane. for more
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