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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Common Old World thrush noted for its song; A spinning machine formerly used to twist and wind fibers of cotton or wool continuously.

Usage examples (34)
  • There is a word throstle that expresses that.
  • This applies particularly to the blackbird and throstle.
  • Where the throstle is singing, and reindeer are roaming.
  • The blackbird and the throstle a-praising Queen and King: for more
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