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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Someone who arrives; someone with a promising future.

Usage examples (33)
  • Yes, the bartender in the grill around the comer is the modern Old Man in the Corner ...
  • But the greateft pro - grefs IS made at the north-weft comer, which is intended for the new Aaatomical Theatre.
  • If the comer is a traveller, assist him as ye are able; but let him not stay with you but for two or three days, if it be necessary.
  • At last he was being viewed by serious observers as a "comer" and not just an engaging clown. for more
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  • My cumme" (godmother) is a real comer (person who is likely to do well).
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