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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

End of the 19th century.

Usage examples (33)
  • It has a rather evocative, fin-de-siecle style gloominess.
  • If only those poor fin-de-siecle suckers had stopped at Perl.
  • Social butterflies are booking space for fin-de-siecle blowouts.
  • That statement about the Victorian fin-de-siecle feels weirdly current. for more
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