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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A closed pipe at a street curb, with a spout that can be opened up so as to draw water from a main waterline.

Usage examples (36)
  • Talking is a hydrant in the yard and writing is a faucet upstairs in the house.
  • In the canine world, a hydrant is a hydrant is a hydrant.
  • The hydrant was the only water supply for the six hundred people whose houses touched the alley.
  • He hit a fire hydrant, which isn't going to give, no matter how big a vehicle you have, and a tree. for more
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