Definitions

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  • n. tangled mass of prickly plants

Etymologies

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Examples

  • So I'll join them here as a new, different word, and say that a double-tongued word wrester is one who finds a home in more than one language and who draws forth words from the zeitgeist like plucking drowning sailors from the sea, or like pulling thorns from the paw of a lion, or like picking blackberries from the brierpatch.

    languagehat.com: DOUBLE-TONGUED WORD WRESTER.

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