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General dictionaries General (28 matching dictionaries)
  1. plight, plight: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  2. plight, plight: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  3. plight: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  4. plight: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  5. plight, plight: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  6. plight: Merriam-Webster's Online Dictionary, 11th Edition [home, info]
  7. plight: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  8. Plight: Wiktionary [home, info]
  9. plight: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  10. plight: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  11. plight: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  12. Plight, plight: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  13. plight (n.), plight (v.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  14. plight: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. plight: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. Plight: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. plight: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  18. plight: Rhymezone [home, info]
  19. plight: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  20. plight: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  21. Plight: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  22. plight: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  23. plight: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  24. plight: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  25. plight: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  26. plight: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. PLIGHT: Shakespeare Glossary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. plight: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. plight: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. plight: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. plight: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (plight)

noun:  a solemn pledge of fidelity
noun:  a situation from which extrication is difficult especially an unpleasant or trying one ("The woeful plight of homeless people")
verb:  promise solemnly and formally
verb:  give to in marriage

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Phrases that include plight:   plight and premonition, plight one’s honor, truth plight

Words similar to plight:   affiance, betroth, engage, pledge, plighted, plighter, plighting, predicament, quandary, troth, mess, more...

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