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noun [countable] haul pronunciation in American English /hɔl/
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  1. 1
    a large amount of something illegal such as drugs or weapons that is found by the police
    Officials found the cocaine haul hidden in the wheels of the truck.
    1. a.
      an amount of things that are stolen at the same time
      The thieves escaped with a haul of antiques worth over $3 million.
  2. 2
    mainly journalism the number of points, wins, or successes that someone gets
    Ross is on his way to a haul of four gold medals.


a fashion trend in which people intentionally wear ordinary, inexpensive, widely-available clothing

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a flower or small bunch of flowers worn on the lapel of a jacket on special occasions

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