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Definition 1: a long stiff hair growing from the snout or brow of most mammals as e.g. a cat - [noun denoting animal]

Synonyms for whisker in the sense of this definition

(whisker is a kind of ...) a filamentous projection or process on an organism

Definition 2: a very small distance or space - [noun denoting quantity]

Samples where whisker or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • they escaped by a hair's-breadth
  • they lost the election by a whisker

Synonyms for whisker in the sense of this definition

(whisker is a kind of ...) an indefinite quantity that is below average size or magnitude

Definition 3: furnish with whiskers - [verb of possession]

Samples where whisker or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a whiskered jersey

Synonyms for whisker in the sense of this definition

(whisker is a kind of ...) give something useful or necessary to

"We provided the room with an electrical heater"

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