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ster·ling

sterling

 
pronunciation:
stuhr lIng
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of or made of the very finest silver, or 92.5% pure.
I have several sterling silver picture frames at home.
definition 2: excellent or very fine.
He has a sterling record at school.
antonyms:
poor
similar words:
ace
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: British money.
definition 2: fine silver used in making dishes, silverware, and jewelry.
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