Definitions

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

  • v. kill and prepare for market or consumption

Etymologies

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Examples

  • As Nicci rolled, it put the flaming dress out in the water.

    Men Don't Leave Me

  • Shrugging away his misgivings, he tugged off Lottieā€™s fur capelet and dainty half-boots, then slipped the pearl buttons of her carriage dress out of their moorings one by one.

    One Night Of Scandal

  • But one afternoon, when Annet Carroway went to the box-room to get a dress out of her trunk, she discovered that all the clothes she had left there had been slashed and torn.

    Laurels are Poison

  • Or like taking a three-sizes-ago dress out of your closet and holding it up to your current body.

    Race You to the Fountain of Youth

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