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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A human skull, esp. as a symbol of mortality

Usage examples (38)
  • They saw the death's-head on the label of the bottle and thought it must be hazardous to one's health to drink it.
  • Slowly his smile widened to a death's-head rictus.
  • He grinned without hurriour, a death's-head grimace.
  • The funeral or death's-head ring was buried with him. for more
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