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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The underwater part of a boat where the sides come together to form the bottom.

Usage examples (35)
  • The bilge of the ship was run onto the rocks.
  • bilge rat – The bilge is the lowest level of the ship.
  • They still seem to believe that anti-immigrant nativist bilge is a big vote winner for them:
  • Im sure you used all your mental capacity to dig up such bilge from the depths of your feeble education. for more
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