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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A support placed at the end of a shelf to keep the contents upright.

Usage examples (26)
  • American titles bookend, with Jonathan Kaplan's anarchic
  • That's the final "bookend" to frame the conversation.
  • And we look at it as a kind of bookend to the very beginning.
  • This material functions as the prologue and the epilogue, the kind of bookend to the story. for more
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