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spyglass

Syllabification: spy·glass
Pronunciation: /ˈspīˌɡlas
 
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Definition of spyglass in English:

noun

A small handheld telescope.
Example sentences
  • Muttering under his breath, the soldier extended the spyglass, increasing the magnification of the instrument.
  • He lowered his spyglass, examined it, rubbed the lenses at both ends, adjusted it and peered through it again.
  • He took the spyglass and peered through it silently, focusing on the boy.

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