Definition of 'gnome'
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What do you think of garden gnomes? Times, Sunday Times (2012)You can stop blaming the laughing gnomes of Zurich. Times, Sunday Times (2009)From the moment you come in, gnomes are laughing and smiling all over the place. The Sun (2011)Others reckon the arrival of garden gnomes underlined the shop's decline. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It is a garden gnome. Times, Sunday Times (2007)I am really against garden gnomes. Times, Sunday Times (2006)I'm looking more and more like a garden gnome. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Objects, from a wedding dress to a crumbling garden gnome, tell the story of past relationships. Times, Sunday Times (2011)A disabled council tax rebel plans to send her 30 garden gnomes into hiding so that bailiffs cannot take them. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Trends of 'gnome'
Used Rarely. gnome is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'gnome'
British English: gnome NOUN
In children's stories, a gnome is an imaginary creature that is like a tiny old man with a beard and pointed hat.
Definition of gnome from the Collins English Dictionary
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