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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Informal terms for a human `tooth' adj. - Of a white the color of gems obtained from oysters.

Usage examples (31)
  • Adjective, : her pearly teeth
  • He doesn’t take comfort in pearly gates and angels.
  • These same tribes term the pearly drops of dew which cover the beautiful leaves of the heliconia 'star spit.'
  • I allude to the phase of the aura which presents the "pearly" appearance of the opalescent body, which we have just noted. for more
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