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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A watch that is wound by turning a knob

Usage examples (37)
  • He's laconic, congenial, and I love that he didn't do a stem-winder.
  • The other is something of a stem-winder, but enlightening, nonetheless.
  • Can hardly await Pres Obama's next bold move - Perhaps another stem-winder?
  • How about Rush Limbaugh hanging out while John Kerry delivers his stem-winder? for more
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