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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Having a stiff tail.

Usage examples (3)
  • She stood stiff-legged and stiff-tailed, her white fur standing straight up on her back.
  • 'Did you think the book would be famous when he read it to you in 1834, as you say?' asked the Professor, beaming at him in a way that would have melted the heart of the...
  • There were the same fantastic "E's," the same stiff-tailed "Y's." for more
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