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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A cluster of a horse's mane that grows between the ears; A cluster of hair growing (or falling) over the part of the face above the eyes

Usage examples (36)
  • This kind of forelock-tugging to the monarchy disappeared from the real world 40 years ago or more.
  • Yet by the forelock is the hold to catch him;
  • 'It's fust-rate,' said Bob, pulling his rough forelock.
  • So Mr. PUNCH, holding TIME by the forelock, continued his journey. for more
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