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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To think, write or speak about for a prolonged period of time. Also: to live in a place.

Usage examples (34)
  • It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live, remember that.
  • Don't dwell on the past
  • The problems dwell in the social injustices in this country
  • "Tabernacle" for dwell is used to mark that, though still on the earth, they in spirit are hidden for more
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