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Noun
A heavy burden of responsibility or obligation
“The contract proved to be a millstone around his neck.”
Noun
One of a pair of heavy flat stones that are rotated one against the other to grind grain
“Standing in a marketplace, watching a millstone grinding wheat.”
Noun
A mental or emotional conflict or struggle
Noun
A thing that provides resistance, delay, or obstruction to something or someone
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A person or thing whose presence or behaviour is likely to put one at a disadvantage
Noun
A mark of guilt or disgrace
Noun
A responsibility or duty assigned to someone
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