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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A miscalculation that recoils on its maker; A curved piece of wood v. - Return to the initial position from where it came.

Usage examples (37)
  • The competitor throws a boomerang which must travel past the 20 meter line.
  • It's what I call the boomerang effect..., he declared.
  • I was one of what are called boomerang kids today.
  • What do you call a boomerang that doesn't come back? for more
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