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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A part of a body of water that is not deep; Shoal.

Usage examples (37)
  • Adjective : shallow water. ,a mind that is not narrow but shallow. ,shallow breathing. ,The shortstop caught the pop fly in shallow left field
  • Adverb : With the pitcher up, the outfielders played shallow
  • The swan floats lonely with her brood in shallows cool,
  • As the thaw begins, look for open water between ice sheets and the shoreline, particularly in shallows adjacent to deep water. for more
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