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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A pitch of a baseball that is thrown with spin so that its path curves as it approaches the batter; Revelry in drinking; A tool for curving.

Usage examples (9)
  • Carlisle man jailed for beating up girlfriend after day long 'bender'
  • The guy apparently went on a 'bender' in my absence and upon arrival disappeared for 30 minutues.
  • I suspect that logicians have found some way around this mind-bender.
  • Tonight, another star gets in a fender-bender trying to evade the paparazzi. for more
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