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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

One who inserts scions on other stocks (horticulture)

Usage examples (36)
  • Verb (used with object) : an absurdity grafted onto an otherwise coherent body of thought
  • "That was what I call a grafter," said one of the boys.
  • I am no doubt the worst "grafter" in the business.
  • "A grafter is a fellow with an underground pull for getting hold of what belongs to some one else. for more
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