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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

n. - The state of being dim or indistinct.

Usage examples (13)
  • Glasses damp with moisture created a bleariness she liked.
  • Through the bleariness he detected a glow against the hills, a hint of light.
  • You really captured that bleariness of the newborn stage really well in this post.
  • The fellow peered back at him with faded eyes touched with the bleariness of drink. for more
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