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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Irish writer of the horror novel about Dracula (1847-1912).

Usage examples (30)
  • (I cannot see why one should be called stoker and the other fireman, for they both have to keep the fire going and the steam up).
  • Our driver and fireman ( "stoker," perhaps you call the latter) are very great men.
  • The stoker is the person in the back.
  • He stopped when the stoker was a few paces away. for more
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