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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A square piece of cloth used for wiping the eyes or nose or as a costume accessory.

Usage examples (38)
  • It was a young human woman, sobbing into a hankie.
  • Not a three hankie, or a one hankie, but a two hankie.
  • "I'd offer you a hankie, but I've lost my pocketbook."
  • From her pocket she drew a figurine wrapped in a hankie. for more
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