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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

An arm, leg or wing. Also: A large branch of a tree.

Usage examples (38)
  • Don't be afraid to go out on a limb. That's where the fruit is.
  • The limb of the sextant
  • The upper limb of the bow
  • All this could Carlo do — make, unmake me; … and join me limb to limb…. for more
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