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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An effigy in the shape of a man to frighten birds away from seeds.

Usage examples (34)
  • Verb (used without object) : That horse scares easily
  • Noun : For three months there was a war scare
  • "S 'far as that do go," said John, "I were mostly a bird-scarer."
  • By the way, jobs are scarer than hen's teeth around San Diego but the real estate is still high-priced. for more
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