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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A broom made of twigs tied together on a long handle.

Usage examples (34)
  • Some besom makers were also skilled at basket weaving.
  • Theobald replaced the meaningless epithet 'besom' by
  • All good suits have "besom" pockets - that is, a narrow edge sewn in two lines around the slit.
  • "besom" and there were two thousand recorded deaths beside multitudes unnoted. for more
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