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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A notable deed or action.

Usage examples (16)
  • The intention here is to have a version of the geste of Robin Hood that the modern reader can enjoy without recourse to footnotes and a glossary.
  • MYSELF: But don't you like the "geste" I'm writing?
  • And that is the formula for many chansons de geste.
  • A merie geste, uttered by Hanniball to King Antiochus. for more
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