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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A hole in the ground. Also: The stone of certain fruits.

Usage examples (43)
  • Thought looks into the pit of hell and is not afraid. Thought is great and swift and free, the light of the world, and the chief glory of man.
  • pit plums and cherries
  • A demon from the depths of the pit
  • They dug a pit to bury the body for more
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