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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Someone who arrives; someone with a promising future.

Usage examples (35)
  • Skepticism is the chastity of the intellect, and it is shameful to surrender it too soon or to the first comer.
  • In another comer was a fairly large puddle of congealing puke.
  • 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. for more
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  • My cumme" (godmother) is a real comer (person who is likely to do well).
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