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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A bird with lustrous black plumage; The cry of a rooster or cock; To exult or gloat, to boast.

Usage examples (39)
  • The cocks may crow, but it's the hen that lays the egg.
  • I really feel that jim crow is alive and well. charles pettway
  • I hope crow is low-calorie, as I seem to have been served a dish.
  • The crow is piping hot, and seasoned with just a hint of schaudenfreud … for more
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