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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Something hard or firm, with a fixed shape, and not a liquid or gas. Keeping its firm shape. Also: Honest and dependable.

Usage examples (49)
  • Merely having an open mind is nothing. The object of opening the mind, as of opening the mouth, is to shut it again on something solid.
  • A solid foundation
  • solid blackness
  • A solid line across the page for more
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