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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Branched lighting fixture; An adornment that hangs from a piece of jewelry (necklace or earring) adj. - Supported from above.

Usage examples (32)
  • Adjective : a pendent lamp. ,pendent cliffs. ,a lawsuit that is still pendent
  • But people in codependent relationships can quickly spiral into destructive, dysfunctional patterns of behavior.
  • Hams and bacon hung pendent from the heavy rafters, and a line of dish towels and clean shirts behind the range suggested something of the modern cosy, or uncosy, corner.
  • Descending the pendent rope, Paul disappears in the darkness. for more
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