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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A raised or strengthened seam. A raised mark on the skin (as produced by a blow).

Usage examples (35)
  • I had a welt on my cheek after getting hit with the baseball.
  • welt the shoes
  • The welt is gone, there is no more bulge from either infection or gauze.
  • A welt is a narrow strip of leather which is sewed to the lower edge of the upper all the way around the shoe except at the heel. for more
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