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birthday present

Definitions

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  • n. A present given to someone to celebrate his or her birthday.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a present given in celebration of a person's birthday

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Examples

  • The lavender-sprigged wallpaper and airy white curtains she’d been allowed to choose as a fifteenth birthday present from her grandmother were the same, as was the pastel braided rug at the foot of her bed and even the bed itself, a brass double that had only been altered by the substitution of a white chenille spread for the lavender, unicorn-strewn comforter of her teen years.

    Whispers At Midnight

  • I went to put away the birthday present that Luyi gave me.

    The Bonesetter's Daughter

  • I actually bought the birthday present story for a while, but it’s become increasingly obvious that whatever’s going on between you five —”

    Time Was

  • "A birthday present for Dr. Damati's little girl."

    Futures Imperfect

  • Jack Pumpkinhead arrived, wearing a pair of new, white kid gloves; and he brought a birthday present for Ozma consisting of a necklace of pumpkin-seeds.

    Love Letters

  • King John Dough had brought for Ozma's birthday present a lovely gingerbread crown, with rows of small pearls around it and a fine big pearl in each of its five points.

    Love Letters

  • Quance was supposed to have painted this as a birthday present for Dirk Struan from the girl in the picture, May-may T'Chung, the child in her arms supposed to be their son, Duncan.

    Noble House

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