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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Having a formal style that is simple, neat, and balanced. Also: Famous because it is typical and has become a tradition.

Usage examples (35)
  • A classic is a book that has never finished saying what it has to say.
  • A classic proof
  • He favors what he describes as the classic Bloody.
  • So, given enough time, it may attain "classic" status. for more
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