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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Rendered motionless for lack of wind.

Usage examples (35)
  • Verb (used with object) : The schooner was becalmed in the horse latitudes for two weeks
  • But there was a feeling his campaign was becalmed.
  • To add to the horror of the situation they were becalmed.
  • Snell Zee Post, Dirk Morris, master; and after being becalmed off for more
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