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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A bowling pin of the type used in playing ninepins

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  • IN THE COMMENTS: Here's how my ultra-sophisticated commenter Bissage clues me in that "skittle" is the wrong word:
  • The skittle – playing came off with immense success.
  • There were two bowling-greens in it, and a skittle-alley.
  • I popped it like a skittle – just as tart, a little bitter. for more
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