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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

An animal that is raised on a farm for its wool or meat.

Usage examples (34)
  • sheep are transformed from balls of wool to skinny bags of bones during shearing time.
  • His students followed him like sheep
  • I suppose he was not a cow-dog, but what they call a sheep-dog.
  • Another crofter described going close to a sea eagle's nest and finding what he described as a sheep's graveyard. for more
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