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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

tested and found to be reliable or workable

Usage examples (34)
  • It seems to be a tried-and-true formula, Joe Klein.
  • I'll probably go with the tried-and-true tree out back.
  • And he did it with a tried-and-true method of bed sheets.
  • Are you a gadget freak or do you just stick to tried-and-true? for more
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