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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The lowest point.

Usage examples (37)
  • Her hopes reached their nadir when she learned that his family had intercepted all her letters to him.
  • To see Wes Craven descend back into his late-80s nadir is a tragic thing indeed.
  • But market participants expect a near-term nadir for the cash rate of around 2.5%.
  • The nadir was the 2007 Rays' bullpen with its 6.16 ERA. for more
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  • This word was used in the 2006 Scripps National Spelling Bee finals.
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