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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A swimming stroke in which the arms are thrown forward together out of the water while the feet kick up and down; Diurnal insect typically having a slender body with knobbed antennae and broad colorful wings.

Usage examples (37)
  • One that I think of as a butterfly is a woman who “shelved” my kitty-cat.
  • From women young to old, the butterfly is a universal symbol of beauty, freedom, and rebirth.
  • Of course, it was just Easter and the butterfly is a great metaphor for the soul for Christians as well, but it also works for ME.
  • The butterfly is a godsend for me with my monthly IVs. for more
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