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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A long thin implement made of metal or wood; A linear measure of 16.5 feet; A gangster's pistol.

Usage examples (36)
  • Every rod or staff of empire is truly crooked at the top
  • The curtain rod is hung to low and is the wrong colour.
  • My six-foot spin rod is fine and so is my four-pound line.
  • They suppose the term rod, must mean the iron rod of the unfeeling and unloving despot. for more
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