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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A hanging bed of canvas or rope netting (usually suspended between two trees); A small natural hill.

Usage examples (33)
  • The giant hammock is amazing but would never be allowed in the US.
  • I have used the word hammock, which here, in Florida, has a peculiar meaning.
  • Tailor made for two, this Quick Dry single layer hammock is crafted of DuraCord fabric.
  • Working in a hammock is every bit as good as it sounds (at least for the first hour or two). for more
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