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English definition of “dart”


noun (POINTED OBJECT)    /dɑːt/ US  /dɑːrt/
[C] a small , thin object with a sharp point that is thrown by hand in a game , shot from a gun , or blown from a tube when used as a weapon → Compare arrowHand weaponsHandguns and riflesTarget sports darts [U] a game in which darts are thrown at a circular board . The number of points won depends on where the darts land on the board : a game of darts a darts tournament Target sports
(Definition of dart noun (POINTED OBJECT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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