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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any habitation at a high altitude; The lofty nest of a bird of prey (such as a hawk or eagle).

Usage examples (34)
  • In each case the eyrie was a flat platform of sticks about twice the size of a kite's nest.
  • From his eyrie that beacons the darkness of heaven.
  • From his high rock built eyrie the EAGLE came forth,
  • Other times, too, from this eyrie of his, he had seen for more
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