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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any implement that is used to make something (an edge or a point) thinner.

Usage examples (37)
  • A knife sharpener
  • Dave, another fine knife sharpener is made by Rada Mfg. Co.
  • A new sharpener is available on application to the supervisor.
  • • Has there been a preschooler on the planet who hasn't stuck a pinkie into the "free" built-in sharpener? for more
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