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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The needlelike points or tops of rocks and mountain masses.

Usage examples (34)
  • The word aiguille does not point to the castle on the Creuse.
  • Also spectacular are the towering "aiguille" (needle) peaks that are such a memorable feature of the Chamonix scenery.
  • Prévoir du fil fort pour coudre avec une aiguille.
  • Squeezing my right eye shut, I began to thread the aiguille. for more
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