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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A small fish living in lakes and streams and a similar fish that lives in salt water. Also: A resting place for birds.

Usage examples (36)
  • The mockingbird sang every night from his perch.
  • His perch was the topmost twig of the tallest tree in the group.
  • PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- Voters took away his storied eight-term perch at the State House in
  • The ability to call your enemy and talk them down from the perch is of supreme importance. for more
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