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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A high, steep, or overhanging face of rock.

Usage examples (35)
  • He looked over the edge of the cliff and knew he needed to find a different route.
  • He stood on a high cliff overlooking the town
  • Here what they call a cliff was a crumbling bank of whitey-brown earth not fifty feet high.
  • You cannot predict the cliff from the flatness of the plateau. for more
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