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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Something added for decoration or comfort.

Usage examples (34)
  • Ms. Fillmore's favorite accessory was her new purple hat.
  • Remember, the best accessory is a pet identification tag!
  • Each garment and accessory is coded for the performer, act and scene.
  • I ain’t no lawyer, like you said, but I know that the police love what they call accessory before the fact. for more
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