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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

v. - Bake (eggs) in their shells until they are set.

Usage examples (18)
  • shirr the eggs
  • The veil was secured to the hood by a simple shirr string of elastic.
  • Then we wouldn't go through a shirr charade of having frankly an address as confusing as the one that Mitt Romney gave today.
  • The asylums, such as they were, were filled with those whose minds in the ghastly loneliness of the desert had been torn and turned and twisted by the incessant whirl and... for more
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