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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of mending a hole in a garment with crossing threads.

Usage examples (37)
  • Noun : an old sock full of darns
  • Verb (used with object) : Darn that pesky fly!
  • India, who does this artistic style of darning, is famed for skill.
  • "Ou, aye, my dear," said Elspeth, who was deeply engaged in darning a very large hole in one of my great-grandfather's socks. for more
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