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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A short-handled receptacle into which dirt and fine particles can be swept;

Usage examples (36)
  • I forgot the word "dustpan" because I needed to get one and so I wrote "broom thingie" on my shopping list
  • I'll even use the dustpan and brush if you like. '
  • History is waiting for him with a broom and dustpan.
  • Lily set the dustpan on the floor and began sweeping. for more
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