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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

An indication of excellence. Also: An official stamp on gold and silver articles to insure their purity.

Usage examples (38)
  • Relationships are the hallmark of the mature person.
  • The syndrome's hallmark is agonizing, burning pain.
  • Franklin's hallmark is a veneer of Southern graciousness.
  • Its hallmark is the phenomenon of spontaneous coordination. for more
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