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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Box in which a corpse is buried or cremated.

Usage examples (31)
  • Dracula decides to leave and go on vacation to New York City, but his coffin is accidentally sent to Harlem.
  • The nail in your coffin is the arbitration system run by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA).
  • At the head of the coffin is a great white turban of the old pattern, covered with a dark green and silver scarf.
  • Another nail in America's coffin is being driven in. for more
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