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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To prepare for action.

Usage examples (29)
  • "So tell the boys to unlimber all the stuff the Hill has got."
  • Ginny couldn't very well unlimber a wand and check for peculiarities.
  • "You ladies unlimber this and stow that while I go take a gander," he said.
  • "Now we're for it," I said to myself, and gave the order to unlimber the guns. for more
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