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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A part broken or separated from a whole thing. Also: Any one of a set or group of things.

Usage examples (51)
  • A book is like a piece of rope; it takes on meaning only in connection with the things it holds together.
  • I need to rest for a piece
  • He wrote an interesting piece on Iran
  • The children acted out a comic piece to amuse the guests for more
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