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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To lay one part over or against another part. Also: a pen for sheep.

Usage examples (18)
  • The safest way to double your money is to fold it over once and put it in your pocket.
  • A fold in the napkin
  • fold one's hands, arms, or legs
  • fold up the newspaper for more
Tutoring comment
  • The farmer decided to "fold" (to bend an object so that one part lies on top of another) a blanket for shelter in case the mare "foaled" (gave birth to a horse) in the night.
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