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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A handheld collapsible source of shade.

Usage examples (37)
  • Before sunscreen I probably would have used a parasol.
  • Pyramids of Egyptthe real lady's maid, with or without the pink parasol, is far more inappropriate on shipboard.
  • The parasol was a silk one, no longer new, tied round with old elastic.
  • Her parasol was a mere rose-leaf for size -- about as big as a silver three-cent piece. for more
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