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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - One of the crosspieces that form the steps of a ladder; A crosspiece between the legs of a chair.

Usage examples (31)
  • Not a huge nerd, but the name rung a bell so I googled it.
  • The bottom rung is for players aspiring to make the Pro Bowl.
  • The first rung is at 100 million net wealth or somewhere thereof.
  • I heard the générale beaten and the tocsin rung; I was very uneasy. for more
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