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wire
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 16
3. The system of wires used to operate the puppets in a puppet show;
4. the network of hidden influences controlling the action of a person or organization; as, to pull the wires for office.
5. One who picks women's pockets.
7. A wire stretching across over a race track at the judges' stand, to mark the line at which the races end.
Part of Speech: verb
1. To pass like a wire; to flow in a wirelike form, or in a tenuous stream.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To place ( a ball) so that the wire of a wicket prevents a successful shot.
2. To bind with wire; to attach with wires; to apply wire to; as, to wire corks in bottling liquors.
3. To put upon a wire; as, to wire beads.
4. To snare by means of a wire or wires.
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