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- binary-coded decimal
- blue compact dwarf, blue compact dwarf galaxy
- bolt circle diameter, a measurement of the various sizes of chainring
- Biological Weapons Convention
- can't be everywhere
- Commander of the
- Component Boolean Expression
- Calculated Best Estimate
- Command Budget Estimate
- Common Base Event
- germinal center B-cell-like
- An earthmoving machine made by the J. C. Bamford (JCB) company, or (through trademark erosion) any backhoe/endloader combination, or similar machinery.
- of, one of several sanctioning bodies in professional boxing.
- of, a tournament for national teams jointly organized by the International Baseball Federation and Major League Baseball.
- of, an unaffiliated Baptist church known for its hate speech.
- A bench; a high seat, or seat of distinction or judgment.
- A tribunal or court.
- Big Man On Campus; a popular or high-profile high school or college student.
- One of various species of freshwater fish of the Cyprinidae or carp family, especially:
- the European chub, Leuciscus cephalus
- in Europe, its close relatives, notably the fallfish.
- By extension, various vaguely related marine or freshwater fishes.
- in North America, the black bass.
- A chubby, plump person
- An overweight or obese gay man.
- Excess body fat
- A plastic or other flexible package of meat, usually ground meat or luncheon meat.
- A crustacean of the infraorder Brachyura, having five pairs of legs, the foremost of which are in the form of claws, and a carapace.
- A bad-tempered person.
- An infestation of pubic lice (Pthirus pubis).
- A playing card with the rank of three.
- A position in rowing where the oar is pushed under the rigger by the force of the water.
- A defect in an outwardly normal object that may render it inconvenient and troublesome to use.
- To fish for crabs.
- To ruin.
- To complain.
- To drift sideways or to leeward
- To navigate (an aircraft, e.g. a glider) sideways against an air current in order to maintain a straight-line course.
- to fly slightly off the straight-line course towards an enemy aircraft, as the machine guns on early aircraft did not allow firing through the propeller disk.
- To back out of something.
- The crab apple or wild apple.
- The tree bearing crab apples, which has a dogbane-like bitter bark with medical use.
- A cudgel made of the wood of the crab tree; a crabstick.
- A movable winch or windlass with powerful gearing, used with derricks, etc.
- A form of windlass, or geared capstan, for hauling ships into dock, etc.
- A machine used in ropewalks to stretch the yarn.
- A claw for anchoring a portable machine.
- (obsolete) To irritate, make surly or sour
- To be ill-tempered; to complain or find fault.
- (British dialect) To cudgel or beat, as with a crabstick
- The tree species native of South America.
- Short for carabiner.
- A baby’s bed with high, often slatted, often moveable sides, suitable for a child who has outgrown a cradle or bassinet.
- A bed for a child older than a baby.
- A small sleeping berth in a packet ship or other small vessel
- A wicker basket; compare Moses basket.
- A manger, a feeding trough for animals elevated off the earth or floor, especially one for fodder such as hay.
- The baby Jesus and the manger in a creche or nativity scene, consisting of statues of Mary, Joseph and various other characters such as the magi.
- A bin for drying or storing grain, as with a corn crib.
- A small room or covered structure, especially one of rough construction, used for storage or penning animals.
- A confined space, as with a cage or office-cubicle
- A job, a position; (British), an appointment.
- A hovel, a roughly constructed building best suited to the shelter of animals but used for human habitation.
- One’s residence, or where one normally hangs out.
- A boxy structure traditionally built of heavy wooden timbers, to support an existing structure from below, as with a mineshaft or a building being raised off its foundation in preparation for being moved; see cribbing.
- A collection of quotes or references for use in speaking, for assembling a written document, or as an aid to a project of some sort; a crib sheet.
- A minor theft, extortion or embezzlement, with or without criminal intent.
- Short for the card game cribbage.
- The cards discarded by players and used by the dealer.
- A known piece of information corresponding to a section of encrypted text, that is then used to work out the remaining sections.
- A small holiday home, often near a beach and of simple construction.
- A packed lunch taken to work.
- A small raft made of timber.
- The stomach.
- To place or confine in a crib.
- To shut up or confine in a narrow habitation; to cage; to cramp.
- To collect one or more passages and/or references for use in a speech, written document or as an aid for some task; to create a crib sheet.
- To install timber supports, as with cribbing.
- To steal or embezzle, to cheat out of.
- To complain, to grumble
- To crowd together, or to be confined, as if in a crib or in narrow accommodations.
- To seize the manger or other solid object with the teeth and draw in wind.
- To plagiarize; to copy; to cheat.
- A concrete margin along the edge of a road; a kerb (UK)
- A raised margin along the edge of something, such as a well or the eye of a dome, as a strengthening.
- Something that checks or restrains; a restraint.
- A riding or driving bit for a horse that has rein action which amplifies the pressure in the mouth by leverage advantage placing pressure on the poll via the crown piece of the bridle and chin groove via a curb chain.
- A sidewalk, covered or partially enclosed, bordering the airport terminal road system with an adjacent paved areas to permit vehicles to off-load or load passengers.
- A swelling on the back part of the hind leg of a horse, just behind the lowest part of the hock joint, generally causing lameness.
- To check, restrain or control.
- To rein in.
- To furnish with a curb, as a well; to restrain by a curb, as a bank of earth.
- To force to "bite the curb" (hit the pavement curb); see curb stomp.
- To damage vehicle wheels or tires by running into or over a pavement curb.
- To bend or curve.
- To crouch; to cringe.
- An incrustation over a sore, wound, vesicle, or pustule, formed during healing.
- The scabies.
- The mange, especially when it appears on sheep.
- Any of several different diseases of potatoes producing pits and other damage on their surface, caused by streptomyces bacteria (but formerly believed to be caused by a fungus).
- Common scab, a relatively harmless variety of scab (potato disease) caused by
- Any one of various more or less destructive fungal diseases that attack cultivated plants, forming dark-colored crustlike spots.
- A slight irregular protuberance which defaces the surface of a casting, caused by the breaking away of a part of the mold.
- A mean, dirty, paltry fellow.
- A worker who acts against trade union policies, especially a strikebreaker.
- To become covered by a scab or scabs.
- To form into scabs and be shed, as damaged or diseased skin.
- To remove part of a surface (from).
- To act as a strikebreaker.
- To beg (for), to cadge or bum.
- Towards the back or rear; backwards.
- In the rear; a distance behind.
- By surprise; startled; dumbfounded.
- Backward against the mast; said of the sails when pressed by the wind from the "wrong" (forward) side, or of a ship when its sails are set that way.
- An abacus.
- Sour, bitter, and harsh to the taste, as unripe fruit.
- Sharp and harsh in expressing oneself.
- Of or pertaining to weight, especially to the weight or pressure of the atmosphere as measured by a barometer.
- Of or pertaining to barium.
- A bank; a sandbank.
- A field or patch of ground lying near a stream; the dale in which a stream flows.
- The process of baking.
- The quantity of bread or other baked goods baked at one time.
- A quantity of anything produced at one operation.
- A group or collection of things of the same kind, such as a batch of letters or the next batch of business.
- A set of data to be processed with one execution of a program.
- A bread roll.
- A graduating class.
- To aggregate things together into a batch.
- To handle a set of input data or requests as a batch process.
- Of a process, operating for a defined set of conditions, and then halting.
- To live as a bachelor temporarily, of a married man or someone virtually married.
- The shore of a body of water, especially when sandy or pebbly.
- A horizontal strip of land, usually sandy, adjoining water.
- The loose pebbles of the seashore, especially worn by waves; shingle.
- To run aground on a beach.
- To run (something) aground on a beach.
- A placeholder name used to refer to a (usually white) woman held in contempt by the speaker.
- To cry about; cry over; lament; bemourn.
- To accuse.
- To bewitch.
- To cut about; cut around; cut up; cut off; sever.
- Upper arm muscle which bends the elbow. Usage note: Certain authors spell the singular of this word biceps.
- A region of the Philippines located at south-eastern Luzon.
- The language of the native inhabitants of the region.
- The inhabitants of the region.
- Any of various trees of the genus Betula, native to countries in the Northern Hemisphere.
- A hard wood taken from the birch tree, typically used to make furniture.
- A stick, rod or bundle of twigs made from birch wood, used for punishment.
- A birch-bark canoe.
- to punish with a stick, bundle of twigs, or rod made of birch wood.
- to punish as though one were using a stick, bundle of twigs, or rod made of birch wood.
- A female dog or other canine, particularly a recent mother.
- A despicable or disagreeable, aggressive person, typically a woman or man considered effeminate in some way.
- A submissive person, often female, who does what others want; a slave.
- A complaint, especially when the complaint is unjustified.
- A difficult or confounding problem.
- A queen (playing card), particularly the queen of spades in the card game of hearts.
- Something unforgiving and unpleasant.
- Place; situation
- To behave or act as a bitch.
- To criticize spitefully, often for the sake of complaining rather than in order to have the problem corrected.
- To spoil, to ruin.
- The bobak marmot (Marmota bobak).
- a curved, tapered metal tube which connects the reed of several double reed woodwind instruments (such as the cor anglais, bassoon, and contrabassoon) to the rest of the instrument
- A cylindrical glass vessel, with a large and short neck.
- A game, similar to bowls or pétanque, played on a long, narrow, dirt-covered court
- the human head
- A boys' game played with large marbles.
- The kind of marble used in this game.
- Of, pertaining to, or containing the element boron.
- To perform (a task) in an unacceptable or incompetent manner; to make a mess of something; to ruin; to bungle; to spoil; to destroy.
- To do something without skill, without care, or clumsily.
- To repair or mend clumsily.
- An action, job, or task that has been performed very badly.
- A patch put on, or a part of a garment patched or mended in a clumsy manner.
- A ruined, defective, or clumsy piece of work; mess; bungle.
- A mistake that is very stupid or embarrassing.
- A messy, disorderly or confusing combination; conglomeration; hodgepodge.
- A tumour or other malignant swelling.
- A case or outbreak of boils or sores.
- A leaf or leaf-like structure from the axil out of which a stalk of a flower or an inflorescence arises.
- A storm spirit in Cornish folklore, formerly believed to inhabit mines and coastal communities.
- A group of a number of similar things, either growing together, or in a cluster or clump, usually fastened together.
- The peloton; the main group of riders formed during a race.
- An informal body of friends.
- A considerable amount.
- An unmentioned amount; a number.
- A group of logs tied together for skidding.
- An unusual concentration of ore in a lode or a small, discontinuous occurrence or patch of ore in the wallrock.
- The reserve yarn on the filling bobbin to allow continuous weaving between the time of indication from the midget feeler until a new bobbin is put in the shuttle.
- An unfinished cigar, before the wrapper leaf is added.
- A protuberance; a hunch; a knob or lump; a hump.
- To gather into a bunch.
- To gather fabric into folds.
- To form a bunch.
- To be gathered together in folds
- To protrude or swell
- A swindle or confidence trick.
- A parlour game played in teams with three dice, originating in England but popular among suburban women in the United States at the beginning of the 21st century.
- To swindle (someone).
- A cabdriver, someone who drives a taxi.
- A long, thick log held upright at one end and tossed in the Highland games.
- A small dwelling characteristic of the frontier, especially when built from logs with simple tools and not constructed by professional builders, but by those who meant to live in it.
- A chalet or lodge, especially one that can hold large groups of people.
- A compartment on land, usually composed of logs.
- A private room on a ship.
- The interior of a boat, enclosed to create a small room, particularly for sleeping.
- The passenger area of an airplane.
- The section of a passenger plane having the same class of service.
- A signal box.
- A small room; an enclosed place.
- To place in a cabin.
- To live in, or as if in, a cabin; to lodge.
- An Israelite who entered Canaan with Joshua.
- name first used by Puritans.
- Postal abbreviation for Cambridgeshire.
- An evergreen shrub or tree, Ceratonia siliqua, native to the Mediterranean region.
- The fruit of that tree.
- A sweet chocolate-like confection made with the pulp of the fruit.
- Any member of the Cebidae.
- A celebrity; a famous person.
- a capital city of Chiba prefecture, Japan.
- The edge of a cask, etc; a chine.
- A perennial onion plant, Allium fistulosum, commonly called Welsh onion.
- To ascend; rise; to go up.
- To mount; to move upwards on.
- To scale; to get to the top of something.
- To move (especially up and down something) by gripping with the hands and using the feet.
- to practise the sport of climbing
- to jump high
- To move to a higher position on the social ladder.
- Of plants, to grow upwards by clinging to something.
- An act of climbing.
- The act of getting to somewhere more elevated.
- An upwards struggle
- a historical ecclesiastic Irish title: the title of the successor to the founder of a religious institution.
- stout; hearty; lively
- obstinate; headstrong
- Rachycentron canadum, a perciform marine fish.
- Any of various venomous snakes of the family Elapidae.
- name, transferred from the surname.
- One of two villages in England.
- A village in the Isle of Man.
- A city in Kansas, USA, and the county seat of Thomas County.
- A city and town in Wisconsin.
- A soft, moist, mild cheese made with a washed-curd process.
- An old English measure of corn (e.g., wheat), equal to half a quarter or 4 bushels. Also comb.
- A town in Northamptonshire, England.
- A village in Missouri, US.
- To bend; to bow.
- curved; rounded
- A small, confined space.
- The tailed pepper, an Indonesian plant cultivated for its berries and essential oil.
- Raised to the third power.
- Any device designed to cut things into cubes.
- Used in the names of units of volume formed by multiplying a unit of length by itself twice.
- Of a class of polynomial of the form <math> ax^3 + bx^2 + cx + d </math>
- Having three equal axes and all angles 90°.
- A cubic curve.
- name. A 20th century spelling variant of Sybil.
- spherical; orbicular; circular
- Of, or relating to the area of the body adjacent to the pubis or the pubes.
- Of or pertaining to rabies.
- An early three-stringed instrument, somewhat like a simple violin only pear shaped, played with a bow and used in Medieval and the early Renaissance eras.
- raspings of ivory, hartshorn, metals, or other hard substance
- The dross of metals.
- To scrape or scratch.
- Mean; dirty; contemptible; scrubby.
- One who labors hard and lives meanly; a mean fellow.
- One who is incompetent or unable to complete easy tasks.
- A thicket or jungle, often specified by the name of the prevailing plant
- One of the common livestock of a region of no particular breed or not of pure breed, especially when inferior in size, etc. Often used to refer to male animals unsuited for breeding.
- Vegetation of inferior quality, though sometimes thick and impenetrable, growing in poor soil or in sand; also, brush.
- One not on the first team of players; a substitute.
- To rub hard; to wash with rubbing; usually, to rub with a wet brush, or with something coarse or rough, for the purpose of cleaning or brightening
- To rub anything hard, especially with a wet brush; to scour
- To be diligent and penurious
- To call off a scheduled event; to cancel.
- To eliminate or to correct data from a set of records to bring it inline with other similar datasets
- To move a recording tape back and forth with a scrubbing motion to produce a scratching sound, or to do so by a similar use of a control on an editing system.
- To maneuver the play position on a media editing system by using a scroll bar or touch-based interface.
- An instance of scrubbing.
- A cancellation.
- A worn-out brush.
- One who scrubs.
- Clothing worn while performing surgery.
- Any medical uniform consisting of a short-sleeved shirt and pants (trousers).
- An exfoliant for the body.
- An apparatus carried by a diver, which includes a tank holding compressed, filtered air and a regulator which delivers the air to the diver at ambient pressure which can be used underwater.
- To perform scuba diving.
- Of or pertaining to tabes.
- Vocabulary, especially that acquired while learning a language.
- A small, three-masted Mediterranean transport ship.
- A table or tray strewn with sand, anciently used for drawing, calculating, etc.
- A calculating table or frame; an instrument for performing arithmetical calculations by balls sliding on wires, or counters in grooves, the lowest line representing units, the second line, tens, etc.
- The uppermost portion of the capital of a column, immediately under the architrave.
- A board, tray, or table, divided into perforated compartments, for holding cups, bottles, or the like; a kind of cupboard, buffet, or sideboard.
- A member of the Sioux tribe of American Indian; Siouan.
- Of, pertaining to or caused by abasia
- Missing a nucleotide base
- The dignity, estate, term, or jurisdiction of an abbot or abbess.
- To draw; to conduct away; to take away; to withdraw; to draw to a different part; to move a limb out away from the center of the body;abduct.
- To draw a conclusion, especially in metanalysis; to deduce.
- To take away by force; to carry away (a human being) wrongfully and usually with violence or deception; to kidnap.
- To draw away, as a limb or other part, from its ordinary position; to move similar parts apart.
- Rejected; cast aside.
- Sunk to or existing in a low condition, state, or position.
- Cast down in spirit or hope; degraded; servile; grovelling; despicable; lacking courage; offered in a humble and often ingratiating spirit.
- Showing utter hopelessness, helplessness; showing resignation; wretched.
- A person in the lowest and most despicable condition; a castaway; outcast.
- To cast off or out; to reject.
- To cast down; hence, to abase; to degrade; to lower; to debase.
- A code name for an sting operation set up by the FBI to thwart bribery in Congress.
- Relating to, characterized by, or affected with abulia.
- To recline, as at table.
- Of, or pertaining to, an amoeba.
- Put on one's back; killed; rendered dead.
- Having specified type of back.
- Having specified type of backing.
- A ride on the back of a bicycle or motorbike.
- Resembling bacon, especially in flavor
- In fortification, a kind of portcullis or gate, made like a pitfall, with a counterpoise, and supported by two large stakes.
- Type of drawbridge.
- A member of an Iranian people who primarily speak the Balochi language and inhabit Balochistan and other nearby areas.
- An ornamental covering, as of carpet or leather, for a bench or form.
- An international, interdenominational organization of Bible classes for young men, founded in the late 19th century.
- Of or pertaining to bards.
- A bardic circle or competition: a gathering or contest at which stories, poems, and/or songs are recited.
- To accuse.
- To call upon; call forth; challenge.
- To call; summon.
- To call names; miscall.
- To make calm or still; make quiet; calm.
- To deprive (a ship) of wind, so that it cannot move (usually in passive).
- Relating to, or relieving, a cough.
- A medicine for relieving coughs.
- A short piece of rope spliced to form a circle
- A loop of rope with a knot at one end to catch in an eye at the other endUS FM 55-501 MARINE CREWMAN’S HANDBOOK; 1 December 1999. Used to secure oars etc. at their place.
- A loop of thread, typically braided, attached at each end to a jacket. Used to pass through the brooch bar of medals to affix them to the jacket without damaging it.
- The clevis of a pulley block.
- An eye in the end of a rope.
- A method of joining fabric, for example the doors of a tent, by interlacing loops of cord (beckets) through eyelet holes and adjacent loops.
- A spade for digging turf.
- To wave and/or to nod to somebody with the intention to make the person come closer.
- To seem attractive and inviting
- A sign made without words; a beck.
- A children's game similar to hide and seek in which children who have been "caught" may escape if they see another hider beckon to them.
- Clothed about; clad.
- To grasp, insnare, ensnare, catch, to trap suddenly, to grab suddenly.
- To clap for; to applaud.
- To scratch or tear all over with claws or nails.
- To fold in the arms; embrace; clasp.
- To wrap around; enclose; encircle; surround.
- To include; comprise; comprehend; contain.
- To lay hold of; seize upon; grip; catch; overtake.
- To curdle (milk).
- To clip around or about (the edges of); crop.
- To encumber with a sticky substance; clog.
- To arrive, come (to a place).
- To come about; happen; come into being; arise.
- begin to be; turn into.
- To be proper for; to befit.
- Of an adornment, piece of clothing etc.: to look attractive on (someone).
- a Mediterranean fish.
- To cover or deck out with curls.
- To curl; make curly.
- To deck, ornament, or adorn; to grace.
- To duck or immerse thoroughly; submerge.
- To deceive; disappoint; jilt.
- A disappointment; trick.
- Any climbing woody vine of the tropics with the habit of a liana; in the Philippines, especially any of various species of Calamus, the cane or rattan palm.
- To fasten, as with a lace or cord.
- To cover or adorn with lace.
- To beat with a strap.
- Of or pertaining to the Belgae, a German tribe who anciently possessed the country between the Rhine, the Seine, and the ocean.
- Of or pertaining to the Netherlands or to Belgium.
- To lick or lick about.
- warlike; martial
- To lock, or fasten as with a lock.
- To ridicule or mock.
- To mock repeatedly; flout.
- To cause to appear as if mock or unreal; excel or surpass, as the genuine surpasses the counterfeit.
- The territory under the jurisdiction of a bey.
- Having two hydrogen atoms that can be replaced by negative atoms or radicals to form salts.
- Any of a group of ray-finned fish of the family Polypteridae in the order Polypteriformes.
- To quarrel in a tiresome, insulting manner.
- To move tremulously, quiver, shimmer (of a water stream, of a flame)
- To skirmish; to exchange blows; to fight.
- A skirmish; an encounter.
- A fight with stones between two parties of boys.
- A wrangle; also, a noise, as in angry contention.
- A wooden drinking-cup or other dish.
- The three-dimensional shape swept by revolving an isosceles triangle around its edge of unequal length, or by joining two identical right circular cones, base to base.
- Having two horns.
- A plane curve having two cusps
- A double-sided stone tool
- Related to bionics.
- Of a biological organism, having been enhanced by electronic or mechanical parts; cyborg.
- A motion picture based on the life (or lives) of a real, rather than fictional, person (or people).
- The process of loading two reels of film into a camera, so that they both pass through the camera gate together, formerly used for visual effects and as a subtractive colour process.
- A province of Spain
- To cut or divide into two parts.
- To divide an angle, line segment, or other figure into two equal parts.
- A bisector, which divides into two equal parts.
- An envelope, card, or fragment thereof showing an affixed cut half of a regular issued stamp, over which one or more postal markings have been applied. Typically used in wartime when normal lower rate stamps may not be available.
- Spiteful or malevolent; catty; malicious; unpleasant.
- Pale; bleak.
- To treat with bleach, especially so as to whiten (fabric, paper, etc.) or lighten (hair).
- to lose color due to stress-induced expulsion of symbiotic unicellular algae.
- To make meaningless; to divest of meaning; to make empty.
- A chemical, such as sodium hypochlorite or hydrogen peroxide, or a preparation of such a chemical, used for disinfecting or whitening.
- A variety of bleach.
- An act of bleaching; exposure to the sun.
- A disease of the skin.
- To shrink; start back; give way; flinch; turn aside or fly off.
- To quail.
- To deceive; cheat.
- To draw back from; shrink; avoid; elude; deny, as from fear.
- To hinder; obstruct; disconcert; foil.
- To fly off; to turn aside.
- A deceit; a trick.
- A sidelong glance.
- To blanch.
- Resembling a block in shape.
- An uneven patch of color or discoloration.
- An irregularly shaped spot.
- Imperfection; blemish on one’s reputation, stain.
- To mark with blotches.
- To develop blotches, to become blotchy.
- A North American wild cat, Lynx rufus, having tufted ears and a short tail.
- a multi-purpose construction vehicle, akin to a smaller version of a front-end loader or a backhoe (backhoe loader), with a one-man caged control cabin
- a city in western Germany
- A bowl or vessel made from a gourd.
- A sleeveless shirt for women, sometimes provided with detachable sleeves.
- Blouse; any shirt for women, particularly the upper part of a two-piece dress or European folk costume.
- The upper portion of a women's one-piece dress, equivalent to a shirt.
- Underbodice: an undershirt for women, particularly a corset or other undershirt stiffened with whalebone.
- Pertaining to silkworms.
- A large grouper (Mycteroperca bonaci) of Florida and the West Indies, valuable as a food fish.
- Any of several similar fishes.
- Full of botches or mistakes; poorly done.
- To change the direction of motion after hitting an obstacle.
- To move quickly up and then down, or vice versa, once or repeatedly.
- To cause to move quickly up and down, or back and forth, once or repeatedly.
- To suggest or introduce (an idea, etc.) to (off or by) somebody, in order to gain feedback.
- To leap or spring suddenly or unceremoniously; to bound.
- To move rapidly (between).
- To be refused by a bank because it is drawn on insufficient funds.
- To fail to cover (a draft presented against one's account).
- To leave.
- To eject violently, as from a room; to discharge unceremoniously, as from employment.
- (sometimes employing the preposition with) To have sexual intercourse.
- To attack unexpectedly.
- To turn power off and back on; to reset
- To return undelivered.
- To land hard and lift off again due to excess momentum.
- To land hard on unsurvivable velocity with fatal results.
- To bully; to scold.
- To strike or thump, so as to rebound, or to make a sudden noise; to knock loudly.
- To boast; to bluster.
- A change of direction of motion after hitting the ground or an obstacle.
- A movement up and then down (or vice versa), once or repeatedly.
- An email return with any error.
- The sack, licensing.
- A bang, boom.
- A drink based on brandy.
- A heavy, sudden, and often noisy, blow or thump.
- Bluster; brag; untruthful boasting; audacious exaggeration; an impudent lie; a bouncer.
- Scyllium catulus, a European dogfish.
- A genre of New Orleans music.
- A 'good' beat.
- A talent for leaping.
- Easily bounced.
- Lively, exuberant, energetic.
- Having braces or similar supports.
- That which braces, binds, or makes firm; a band or bandage.
- A covering to protect the arm of the bowman from the vibration of the string.
- Armor for the forearm; a brassart.
- A medicine, as an astringent or a tonic, which gives tension or tone to any part of the body.
- A town in Powys, Wales.
- Covered with brick.
- Similar to brick in texture, colour, shape, etc.
- A bricklayer.
- of, or relating to bromine or its compounds, especially those in which it has a valency of five
- Candied coconut meat.
- Of or relating to the cheek or, more rarely, the mouth.
- On the side facing the cheek.
- Administered in the mouth, not by swallowing but by absorption through the skin of the cheek; often by placing between the top gum and the inside of the lip.
- A framework or grill upon which meat is laid to dry, or to be roasted.
- Meat prepared in this way.
- To dry meat on such a frame.
- an administrative district in Aberdeenshire, Scotland
- and (Clan Buchan). Of note is John Buchan, the author.
- A horse or other animal that bucks.
- One who bucks ore.
- A broad-headed hammer used in bucking ore.
- A poor white person.
- Having, or growing in bunches.
- A North-American tree,
- The tripod, pylon, or struts usually at the centre-section of a biplane or high-winged monoplane.
- A cabdriver, someone who drives a taxi.
- The driver of a hackney cab.
- The driver of a taxi.
- A slight convexity, arching or curvature of a surface of a road, beam, roof, ship's deck etc., so that liquids will flow off the sides.
- The slope of a curved road created to minimize the effect of centrifugal force.
- An upward concavity in the underside of a beam, girder, or lintel; also, a slight upward concavity in a straight arch.
- The alignment on the roll axis of the wheels of a road vehicle, where positive camber signifies that the wheels are closer together at the bottom than the top.
- The curvature of an airfoil.
- A small enclosed dock in which timber for masts (etc.) is kept to weather.
- To curve upwards in the middle.
- To adjust the camber of the wheels of a vehicle.
- A graduate of Cambridge University.
- A large, globular glass bottle, especially one of green glass, encased in basketwork or in a box and used to hold corrosive liquids.
- To bottle in a carboy.
- A print made from carbon tissue coated in pigmented gelatin, which is then selectively hardened by contact with a silver bromide paper print rather than exposure to light.
- The fortress in a city in North Africa or the Middle East.
- The medina, the older part of a city in North Africa or the Middle East.
- Of or pertaining to capuchins
- capuchin monkey, primate of the genus Cebus
- Pertaining to or describing any member of the superfamily ( of monkeys, believed to have evolved from prosimians isolated in South America, and including the marmosets, capuchins, tamarins, sapajous, and spider monkeys.
- A long whip formerly used as an instrument of punishment in India and parts of the the Middle East.
- Of a person, slightly overweight, somewhat fat and hence soft.
- Of a body part, containing a moderate amount of fat.
- A chubby, plump person
- An overweight or obese gay man.
- A penile erection, especially when short and with a large circumference; a boner.
- a CDP in Arizona, USA.
- A fillet or band placed around the shaft of a column as if to strengthen it.
- A white band running across the ventral surface of the crus cerebri.
- Resembling or suggestive of a social club or clubhouse: congenial and exclusive.
- Fond of frequenting nightclubs.
- Broken, cut or trimmed into pieces of a convenient size, or formed into small blocks; cobbled.
- Remaining on, or taken from the cob, (as in "cobbed corn").
- Built of mud cobbles, and sealed with mud or an artificial equivalent.
- Crudely or roughly assembled; put together in an improvised way, (as in "cobbed together").
- Struck with misfortune (possibly a contraction of clobbered)
- Odd, peculiar, strange. (Comparative can be cobb'der and superlative can be cobb'dest).
- A pal, buddy, mate, friend; often used in direct address by one male to another.
- Having a consistency similar to cobbles.
- The colugo, or flying lemur.
- A village in Gravesham borough, Kent, England.
- A village in Elmbridge borough, Surrey, England.
- An unincorporated community in Albemarle County, Virginia, USA.
- An independent city in Bavaria, Germany.
- A thin single-twilled worsted fabric with cotton or silk.
- A kind of bread roll.
- A spiderweb, or the remains of one, especially an asymmetrical one that is woven with an irregular pattern of threads.
- One of its filaments; gossamer
- Something thin and unsubstantial, or flimsy and worthless; rubbish.
- An intricate plot to catch the unwary
- A web page that either has not been updated for a long time, or that is rarely visited
- A traditional Taino ceremony in which the ground seeds of the cojóbana tree were inhaled in a special pipe, producing a psychedelic effect.
- A collaboration (especially a work produced by several musicians who do not usually work together).
- To collaborate.
- A battle, a fight (often one in which weapons are used); a struggle for victory.
- To fight with; to struggle for victory against.
- To speak casually with somebody; to chat.
- A casual talk or chat.
- An offering to God, especially in fulfilment of a vow.
- An alms basket; a vessel to receive gifts of charity; a treasury of the church, where offerings are deposited.
- A structural member jutting out of a wall to carry a superincumbent weight.
- To furnish with a corbel or corbels; to support by a corbel; to make in the form of a corbel.
- A raven or crow (typically Corvus corax).
- Either of two moth species of genus whose larvae feed on grasses, especially
- a cluster of flowers with a flat or convex top
- visibly irritated or annoyed; grouchy, irritable, in a foul mood; given to complaining or finding fault in an annoyed way.
- crabbed; difficult, or perplexing.
- A guessing game in which players guess words that rhyme with a clue word, seeking a word that is kept secret or concealed.
- A word rhyming with another word.
- A town near Liverpool, England.
- Crumbly; inclined to break into crumbs.
- One of the Platonic hydrocarbons, C8H8, having the carbon atoms placed at the vertices of a cube.
- An artistic movement in the early 20th Century characterized by the depiction of natural forms as geometric structures of planes.
- Of the shape of a cube.
- The cuboid bone.
- A parallelepiped having six rectangular faces.
- To slow down; to hinder; to burden.
- Someone or something which curbs.
- A type of thief who used a ‘curb’ or hooked pole to steal things through open windows.
- A mother goddess of the ancient peoples of Asia Minor.
- Short for a main belt asteroid.
- name. A 20th century variant of Sybil or Sibyl.
- A concave plate of brass or bronze that produces a sharp, ringing sound when struck: played either in pairs, by striking them together, or singly by striking with a drumstick or the like.
- A digression in which a person is introduced speaking his or her own words.
- The point at which a male's sex drive is at its peak, supposed to be dictated by a natural cycle.
- The fruit of Emblica officinalis (now the Indian gooseberry, once used as a remedy against dysentery; also called amla or Indian gooseberry.
- To exchange; used with reference to transfers of land.
- structure, building
- The act of constructing; construction; fabrication.
- The structure of anything; the manner in which the parts of a thing are united; workmanship; texture; make.
- The framework underlying a structure
- A material made of fibers, a textile or cloth.
- The appearance of crystalline grains in a rock
- Interconnected nodes that look like a textile 'fabric' when viewed collectively from a distance
- An Ancient Greek name, particularly borne by a 6th-century Ancient Greek lyric poet from Rhegium in Italy.
- India silk brocaded with flowers in silver or gold.
- Beta Ursae Minoris, the second-brightest star in the constellation Ursa Minor.
- To distill.
- An alembic; a still.
- Relating to the limbic system.
- Having a smooth surface; slippery.
- Lascivious; wanton; lewd.
- a city in Illinois, USA
- an unincorporated community in Missouri, USA.
- a town in New York, USA.
- a small town in Oklahoma, USA.
- A city in Mississippi
- A village in Ohio
- Relating to niobium.
- To draw over, as a covering.
- Triplochiton scleroxylon, a tropical tree of Africa.
- The wood of this tree.
- A that has
- the or of something.
- The which is an internal of a or a In a verb phrase with a action verb, it is typically the receiver of the action.
- A person or thing toward which an emotion is directed.
- An of a or
- An within a upon which operate. Thus, a category consists of a set of element objects and the functions that operate on them.
- Sight; show; appearance; aspect.
- To disagree with something or someone; especially in a Court of Law, to raise an objection.
- To offer in opposition as a criminal charge or by way of accusation or reproach; to adduce as an objection or adverse reason.
- To set before or against; to bring into opposition; to oppose.
- Having the legs and other appendages more or less strongly cemented to the body.
- To repair (a book) by replacing the spine.
- To lean; to recline; to repose.
- A heading in a book highlighted in red.
- A title of a category or a class.
- An established rule or custom, a guideline.
- A printed set of scoring criteria for evaluating student work and for giving feedback.
- Coloured or marked with red; placed in rubrics.
- Of or relating to the rubric or rubrics; rubrical.
- To adorn with red; to redden.
- a West Indian tree
- the hard dark wood of the sabicu tree, which resembles mahogany in texture
- Affected with scabs; full of scabs.
- Diseased with the scab, or mange; mangy.
- The species of beetle, sacred to the ancient Egyptians.
- Any species of beetle belonging to the family Scarabaeidae.
- A symbol, seal, amulet, or gem fashioned to resemble the sacred beetle.
- One who writes; a draughtsman; a writer for another; especially, an official or public writer; an amanuensis or secretary; a notary; a copyist.
- A person who writes books or documents by hand as a profession.
- A writer and doctor of the law; one skilled in the law and traditions; one who read and explained the law to the people.
- A very sharp, steel drawing implement used in engraving and etching, a scriber.
- A writer, especially a journalist.
- To write.
- To write, engrave, or mark upon; to inscribe.
- To record.
- To write or draw with a scribe.
- To cut (anything) in such a way as to fit closely to a somewhat irregular surface, as a baseboard to a floor which is out of level, a board to the curves of a moulding, etc.; so called because the workman marks, or scribes, with the compasses the line that he afterwards cuts.
- To score or mark with compasses or a scribing iron.
- Of, or relating to the rowan tree (the sorb).
- Of, or derived from sorbic acid.
- of, or relating to antimony
- To reduce; to subdue.
- Of, pertaining to, or containing, terbium.
- Of or relating to tombs.
- to remove restrictions from, to render free from restraints
- One who uses an abacus in casting accounts; a calculator.
- One who steals and drives away cattle or beasts by herds or droves; a cattle rustler.
- Withdrawal from, or avoidance of a stimulus.
- Of, pertaining to, or derived from fir trees.
- Of or pertaining to abietic acid or its derivatives.
- Nonliving, inanimate, characterised by the absence of life; of inorganic matter.
- Tending to inhibit or destroy life; antibiotic; incompatible with life.
- To eliminate previously repressed emotions by reliving past experiences.
- To set abroach; to let out, as liquor; to broach; to tap.
- Broached; in a condition for letting out or yielding liquor, as a cask which is tapped.
- In a state to be diffused or propagated; afoot; astir.
- Tapped; broached.
- Astir; moving about.
- A cavity caused by tissue destruction, usually because of infection, filled with pus and surrounded by inflamed tissue.
- To form a pus filled cavity typically from an infection.
- To cut off.
- To separate by means of abscission; to shed or drop off.
- To cut off by abscission.
- To separate (as a leaf from a twig) by abscission.
- To hide, to be in hiding or concealment.
- To flee, often secretly; to steal away, particularly to avoid arrest or prosecution.
- To withdraw from.
- To conceal; to take away.
- To evade, to hide or flee from.
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