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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A musical instrument that makes music by rotation of a cylinder studded with pegs.

Usage examples (36)
  • Will you please turn off your hurdy-gurdy for five minutes?
  • Down another narrow street a hurdy-gurdy ground out a hymn.
  • There were hurdy-gurdy players and harpists and clarinet players.
  • They saw Bert and Freddie in the crowd around the hurdy-gurdy man. for more
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