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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - English physician who in retirement compiled a well-known thesaurus (1779-1869).

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  • Madness was a regular guest in Roget’s home, Kendall said.
  • Is the name Roget becoming a synonym for intellectually second-rate?
  • Mr. Kendall calls Roget's Thesaurus an "immortal book" and a "literary masterpiece."
  • - References; such as Roget's Thesaurus, almanacs, and a set of encyclopedia, dictionaries, etc. for more
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