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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A pen for swine; An infection of the sebaceous gland of the eyelid.

Usage examples (34)
  • Does the writer delicately hesitate to call a sty a sty, or has the internment of the food-hog really begun?
  • The old cock-robin to the sty is come,
  • In the room over the sty is a bin which must be filled with the fallen apples before any nuts can be gathered. "
  • The house assumed the appearance of a deserted sty. for more
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