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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Large feline of forests in most of Asia having a tawny coat with black stripes.

Usage examples (31)
  • If the elephants and the tigers and the bears had ever tried to fight me, I should have run myself--I'm such a coward;. . .
  • He's a tiger on the tennis court
  • Naturally, I prefer "blogress" with its obvious link with the word "tigress" (the tiger is my sign in Chinese astrology).
  • Agassi the tiger is the strong and steady tiger who won this event in 1994 and is the only active player to have won each Grand for more
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