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Another word for whisker

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Noun
  1. A slight amount or indication

      1. A momentary pause or rest:
      2. Spirit or vitality:
      3. The capacity to breathe, especially in a natural and unlabored manner:
      1. A short, fast run or race
      2. In Morse and similar codes, the long sound or signal used in combination with the dot and silent intervals to represent letters or numbers.
      3. A spirited quality in action or style; verve.
      1. (Folklore) A dead person's disembodied spirit, esp. when thought of as appearing to the living as a pale, shadowy apparition
      2. A faint, unwanted image, as:
      3. The spirit of a dead person, especially one that is believed to appear to the living in bodily form or to haunt specific locations.
      1. A growth of such filaments, as that forming the coat of an animal or covering the scalp of a human.
      2. Any of the fine, threadlike outgrowths from the skin of an animal or human being
      3. A precise or exact degree:
      1. A small, barely detectable amount of.
      2. A slight indication of a fact, wish, etc.; indirect suggestion or piece of advice; intimation; covert allusion
      3. A barely perceptible amount:
      1. The act of intimating
      2. A formal announcement or declaration
      3. A hint; indirect suggestion
      1. The barest trace; a modicum:
      2. A likeness, image, or representation
      3. Seeming; appearance; show; figure; form.
      1. Dark shadows gathering at dusk:
      2. Any of various devices used to reduce or screen light or heat:
      3. Degree of darkness of a color; gradation of a color with reference to its mixture with black
      1. A dark area or shape made by an object blocking rays of light.
      2. The darkness or diminished light caused by the blocking of a light source:
      3. An incipient growth of beard that makes the skin look darker.
      1. (Mineralogy) The color of the fine powder produced when a mineral is rubbed against a hard surface. Used as a distinguishing characteristic.
      2. A line or long, thin mark; stripe or smear, generally differing in color or texture from the surrounding area
      3. A line, mark, smear, or band differentiated by color or texture from its surroundings.
      1. Something suggested:
      2. The process by which an idea is brought to the mind through its connection or association with another idea already in the mind
      3. The sequential process by which one thought or mental image leads to another.
      1. The condition of being suspected, especially of wrongdoing:
      2. The state or feeling of having no confidence or certainty about something; distrust:
      3. The act or an instance of suspecting something on little or no evidence:
      1. An attitude or a style reflecting such ability or preferences on the part of a group of people of a particular time and place
      2. This sense in combination with the senses of smell and touch, which together receive a sensation of a substance in the mouth.
      3. The ability to notice, appreciate, and judge what is beautiful, appropriate, or harmonious, or what is excellent in art, music, decoration, clothing, etc.
      1. A slight coloring; tint
      2. A small amount of a color incorporated or added.
      3. A slight trace, flavor, odor, etc.; smack; touch
      1. A prospect for a loan or handout:
      2. An ability to propel a ball a desired distance; control or accuracy:
      3. A sensation experienced in touching something with a characteristic texture:
      1. Evidence or an indication of the former presence or existence of something; a vestige:
      2. An act of researching or ascertaining the origin or location of something:
      3. The visible line or spot that moves across the face of a cathode-ray tube
      1. A faint indication; hint; trace
      2. (Informal) A complete miss when attempting to hit something, as a golf ball, with a swinging motion
      3. A light puff or gust of air or wind; breath
      1. (Figuratively) A faint trace or hint (of something).
      2. (Internet) A private message to an individual in a chat room.
      3. Soft speech produced without using the full voice.
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Another word for whisker

Noun
      1. A fine or very thin thread or fiber:
      2. A fine wire that is heated electrically to produce light in an incandescent lamp.
      3. The fine metal wire in a lightbulb, which becomes incandescent when heated by an electric current
      1. Such a hair, or an artificial hair like it, in a brush
      2. Any short, stiff, prickly hair of an animal or plant
      3. A stiff hairlike structure:
      1. Cilia
      2. (Botany) One of the hairs along the margin or edge of a structure, such as a leaf, usually forming a fringe.
      3. A microscopic hairlike process extending from the surface of a cell or unicellular organism. Capable of rhythmical motion, it acts in unison with other such structures to bring about the movement of the cell or of the surrounding medium.
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