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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The convict population of a penal colony.

Usage examples (2)
  • His descriptions of the "felonry" -- a cutting term devised by himself, are grotesque and amusing.
  • Lorraine with all the signs of a man greatly rejoiced, and when the poor wretches died with more than usual firmness, he would say, 'See, sir, what brazenness and madness; the... for more
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