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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The bow usually strung with horsehair that is used in playing a bowed stringed instrument. (plural)

Usage examples (39)
  • Now I gotta wait for the next one - fiddlesticks ...
  • “All these are foolish illusions ... fiddlesticks!”
  • "Fire and fiddlesticks, sir! do you take me for a fool?"
  • "Fulness of de fiddlesticks!" said Candace, irreverently. for more
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