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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A spear with three prongs.

Usage examples (36)
  • The Greek god Poseidon is often pictured holding a trident at his side.
  • We saw above that the trident was a veiled image of the cross.
  • The trident is a great weapon if you're dressed properly -- wearing nothing at all except Saran Wrap and AstroGlide.
  • UNIDENTIFIED MALE: My trident is a symbol of honor and heritage, bestowed upon me by the heroes who have gone before. for more
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