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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A way of speaking, singing, or playing something that gives it real meaning or feeling. Also: a word or phrase.

Usage examples (30)
  • Silence is the most perfect expression of scorn.
  • A sad expression
  • His characteristic expression is a slightly canine leer.
  • In meaning it is closely akin to the slang expression "to get left." for more
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