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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

n. - Hand tool for boring holes; A cocktail made of gin or vodka and lime juice.

Usage examples (29)
  • Sator: I'm more a martini guy myself, but that gimlet is in the top five.
  • He stood for some time staring after them with what Billy Louise called his gimlet look.
  • Brendan probably means gauntlet, since a gimlet is a small boring tool for penetrating wood.
  • A gimlet is a strong drink with a distinctive sweet sharp tang to it that is refreshing and elegant. for more
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