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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A plant of the genus Mirabilis,

Usage examples (33)
  • The administration always saved bad news for the four-o'clock mail drop-off on Fridays.
  • "We shall just catch the four-o'clock train very comfortably if we go now," Godfrey replied.
  • The handsome china can be displayed at a four-o'clock tea, if it is not too large, to the best advantage.
  • Even his unprotected boyhood had been shielded from four-o'clock journeys in the wintry woods heretofore. for more
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