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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Indicate by signs; Be a signal for or a symptom of.

Usage examples (33)
  • The name, the accompaniments, and the child's expression betoken a rare delicacy of conception.
  • Does this article betoken the death-bed of Darwinism?
  • "And doesn't know manners, more betoken," says the lord.
  • The actions of cats on Hallowe'en betoken good or bad luck. for more
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