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ledge

ledge

 
 
pronunciation:
lej
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a narrow part like a shelf that comes out of a wall.
The cat sat on the window ledge in the sunshine.
synonyms:
sill
similar words:
mantel, projection, shelf
definition 2: a shelf of rock coming out from a wall or cliff.
They walked on the narrow ledge of the mountain.
synonyms:
shelf
similar words:
projection
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