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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A tangible symbol signifying approval or distinction; The state of being honored.

Usage examples (37)
  • The writers for this episode certainly don't rest on their laurels from the season opener.
  • Resting on your laurels is a good way to lose them.
  • Resting on his laurels is the last thing on his mind.
  • Some members of Lauraceae are not known as laurels -, for instance - which makes it a little easier. for more
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