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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A large main land area on the Earth.

Usage examples (41)
  • After being at sea, the sailors were anxious to get back to the continent.
  • Englishmen like to visit the continent but they wouldn't like to live there
  • Pioneers had to cross the continent on foot
  • The time for imaginative action that would encompass more than a continent is here. for more
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