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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

more than one semiprecious stone.

Usage examples (30)
  • By the term jewels is meant plate wherein jewels were set; as to the plate it was, of course, the sacramental vessels and appurtenances.
  • He probably has a chalice with 'B-U-D' spelled out in jewels and diamonds.
  • As to Lucy's own little fortune, as it is not worth your receiving, suppose she lays it out in jewels?
  • An unidentified maker of paste jewels from the third arrondissement was fishing in a boat with his wife at Mezy. for more
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