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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Of most importance. Also: Bright red. Also: A bright red American songbird.

Usage examples (29)
  • Punctuality is one of the cardinal business virtues: always insist on it in your subordinates.
  • A cardinal rule
  • cardinal numbers
  • (Land's ed. of the Opera, The Hague, 1891-93) is a study of what he termed the cardinal virtues. for more
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