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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A means of flight or ascent; A bird's appendages used for flight.

Usage examples (38)
  • Great ideas need landing gears as well as wings.
  • Necessity lends wings to inspiration
  • San Diego Chargers (from New York Giants): A little speed on the wings is always nice.
  • He has just arrived at London, and was leaving for our place on what he called the wings of the wind. for more
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