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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A small object valued for its rarity.

Usage examples (37)
  • Before we left the theme park, we went into a curio shop to look for a souvenir.
  • 'The curio is my own property, and I will do just as I please with it.'
  • Data collection as a kind of curio cabinet filled with the atrocious and their atrocities?
  • Like Mark Twain's preacher with the car rhyme, "I have got it, got it bad" -- the "curio" malady in one of its most virulent types. for more
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