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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A rock forming the outer edge of a sidewalk.

Usage examples (38)
  • The man on the curbstone is the arbiter of our destinies, and the standard man.
  • It was also sung on street corners (it was sometimes called "curbstone" harmony) and at social functions and in parlors.
  • As shown below, two types of curbstone can be used.
  • They passed from behind Mr Bloom along the curbstone. for more
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