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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Shy or bashful.

Usage examples (3)
  • Daphnean laurel -- is the plant consecrated to his calling.
  • The Daphnean instinct, exceptionally strong in her as a girl, had been revived by her widowed seclusion; and it was not lessened by her affronted sentiments towards the...
  • Of Daphnean laurel, and the praises sing for more
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