from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Plural form of line.
  • n. Dispositions made to cover extended positions, and presenting a front in but one direction to an enemy.
  • n. Form of a vessel as shown by the outlines of vertical, horizontal, and oblique sections.
  • n. A school punishment in which a student must repeatedly write out a line of text related to the offence (e.g. "I must be quiet in class") a specified number of times; the lines of text so written out.
  • n. The reins with which a horse is guided by his driver.
  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of line.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj.


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