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Definitions of stilt:
  • noun:   long-legged three-toed black-and-white wading bird of inland ponds and marshes or brackish lagoons
  • noun:   long-legged three-toed wading bird of brackish marshes of Australia
  • noun:   one of two stout poles with foot rests in the middle; used for walking high above the ground
    Example: "He was so tall I thought he was on stilts"
  • noun:   a column of wood or steel or concrete that is driven into the ground to provide support for a structure

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