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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (horseshoes) the successful throw of a horseshoe or quoit so as to encircle a stake or peg; A contestant entered in a competition under false pretenses; A person who is almost identical to another;

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  • « Rep. Rivera had tough time against 'ringer' - even after she quit
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  • The 'ringer' that shore a hundred, as they never were shorn before,
  • "Beautifully," answered Nat; "and the sun to-morrow will be a 'ringer' for the moon to-night. for more
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