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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any of numerous usually small wading birds having a slender bill and piping call.

Usage examples (34)
  • Like a sandpiper on a wet beach, Rhue hurried over.
  • I knew they were in the sandpiper family, but which?
  • The little sandpiper and I. Comrade, where wilt thou be to-night
  • The little sandpiper and I. Comrade, where wilt thou be to-night, for more
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