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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A tray or stand for writing implements and containers for ink; A small well holding writing ink into which a pen can be dipped.

Usage examples (31)
  • The inkstand is a beautiful specimen of silverwork.
  • The inkstand was a skull; the ruler was a fore-arm; the paper-weight was
  • Above the inkstand is a pen stuck in a hole, with vacant holes beside it.
  • Tom Cogit jumping up and bringing him the inkstand. for more
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