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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An animal that digs tunnels underground and lives there.

Usage examples (31)
  • Oh, that a Cheney 'burrower' ensured that Abdulmutallab was not on the 'No-Fly' list, so that the US would be attacked under Obama?
  • It is a mighty burrower, driving its tunnels to great distances.
  • "Jyrin's a good man with similar habits to a Trastorian burrower."
  • Only then Khrest saw the grisly wounds the horned burrower had inflicted on his enemy. for more
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