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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Noun- A tablet or board decorated with a figure or symbol of Christ, the Virgin Mary, or a saint.

Usage examples (28)
  • I felt an osculatory unhappiness circumnavigate my soul.
  • On this the two ladies went through the osculatory ceremony which they were in the habit of performing, and Mrs. Pendennis got
  • "Thusan Thwingle" exchanging osculatory favors with "one of thothe horrid boyths" in the basement of the high school at Montgentian.
  • The children insisted on bidding their late chum a cuddling, osculatory farewell -- Alice tearfully holding up the snuffling Porkey for his share. for more
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