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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A guide who conducts and informs sightseers.

Usage examples (34)
  • All such questions became vital to Rachel Mott when NASA employed her to act as a kind of cicerone to the families of the six new astronauts.
  • "There, signor!" repeated the cicerone, still pointing.
  • Our cicerone keeps a book, in which the names of all his
  • In vain the cicerone led them through the old papal palace. for more
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  • This word was used in the 2006 Scripps National Spelling Bee finals.
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