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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An imaginary kingdom in central Europe.

Usage examples (29)
  • We don't have enough of those left to invade Ruritania.
  • We don't live in Ruritania where doubles walk about arm in arm.
  • Then in 1855, you get Trollope's Barsetshire novels, and bang-zoom, we're off, with Ruritania and so forth.
  • Ruritania might as well cease to be a sovereign state, for she would lose her prestige in the eyes of Europe. for more
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