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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The state of being where one is. Also: Position close to a person.

Usage examples (40)
  • He felt the presence of an evil force
  • He tested for the presence of radon
  • She blushed in his presence
  • He sensed the presence of danger for more
Tutoring comment
  • Another word that sounds like "presence" which means a position close to a person, is "presents" which are gifts.
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