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Definition of "perched" []

  • Simple past tense and past participle of perch. (verb)
  • Situated as if balancing above something. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "perched" in a sentence
  • "A robin perched upon my sill, the sign of a coming morn"
  • ""Mother's dedfully good," said Baby, poking up his face from her knee where he had again perched himself, to kiss her."
  • "He stole round, and followed them at a safe distance, making Celia's hat, and the portmanteau perched on the shoulder of the porter behind her, his guides."
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