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- a granary, or village containing a granary, in the Mahgreb (Berber countries).
- Full of liveliness and activity; characterized by quickness of motion or action; lively; spirited; quick.
- Full of spirit of life; effervescing
- Stimulating or invigorating.
- Abrupt, curt in one's manner or in relation to others.
- To make or become lively; to enliven; to animate.
- A long, narrow, sinuous ridge created by deposits from a stream running beneath a glacier.
- A city in Russia; the administrative center of Kursk Oblast, Russia; scene of a major World War II battle between Soviet and German forces in 1943.
- Dangerous, involving risks.
- A scaleless, predatory fish of the superorder Selachimorpha, with a cartilaginous skeleton and 5 to 7 gill slits on each side of its head.
- To fish for sharks.
- Someone who exploits others, for example by trickery, lies, usury, extortion.
- A sleazy and amoral lawyer; an ambulance chaser.
- A relentless and resolute person or group, especially in business.
- A very good poker or pool player. Compare fish (a bad poker player).
- A person who feigns ineptitude to win money from others.
- To steal or obtain through fraud.
- To play the petty thief; to practice fraud or trickery; to swindle.
- To live by shifts and stratagems.
- To pick or gather indiscriminately or covertly.
- To avoid, especially a duty, responsibility, etc.; to stay away from.
- To evade an obligation; to avoid the performance of duty, as by running away.
- To procure by petty fraud and trickery; to obtain by mean solicitation.
- one who shirks
- the unforgivable sin of idolatry
- To make a shrill sound, as of bagpipes.
- To leave hastily; to flee, especially with a whirring sound
- To search about in, scour
- to pass over quickly, skim
- A tern.
- An article of clothing, usually worn by women and girls, that hangs from the waist and covers the lower part of the body.
- The part of a dress or robe that hangs below the waist.
- A loose edging to any part of a dress.
- A petticoat.
- A woman.
- Women collectively, in a sexual context.
- Sexual intercourse with a woman.
- Border; edge; margin; extreme part of anything.
- The diaphragm, or midriff, in animals.
- To be on or form the border of.
- To move around or along the border of; to avoid the center of.
- To cover with a skirt; to surround.
- smart; jaunty; spruce
- An uneven, often crooked smile that is insolent, self-satisfied or scornful.
- A forced or affected smile; a simper.
- To smile in a way that is affected, smug, insolent or contemptuous.
- smart; spruce; affected; simpering
- A small particle of glowing matter, either molten or on fire.
- A short or small burst of electrical discharge.
- A small, shining body, or transient light; a sparkle.
- A small amount of something, such as an idea, that has the potential to become something greater, just as a spark can start a fire.
- (in plural sparks but treated as a singular) A ship's radio operator.
- An electrician.
- To trigger, kindle into activity (an argument, etc).
- To light; to kindle.
- To give off a spark or sparks.
- A gallant, a foppish young man.
- A beau, lover.
- To woo, court.
- A yearling cow; a young bullock or heifer.
- An edible fish, also called cusk.
- A sedimentary rock consisting of small fragments of feldspar and quartz similar to a coarse sand.
- A member of a local African military or police unit, usually one serving in a European colonial force.
- excellent; wonderful.
- Someone or something impressive and wonderful.
- a punishment device, especially for scolding women, consisting of a cage to enclose the head, with a metal gag for the mouth
- Somewhat brisk; lively; energetic.Oxford English Dictionary, second edition (1989)
- A britchka, a type of horse-drawn carriage.
- A person who makes money by passing the hat (soliciting donations) while entertaining the public (often by playing a musical instrument) on the streets or in other public area such as a park or market.
- A silly or foolish person.
- Playful; energetic; lively; enthusiastic.
- Sexually stimulated; horny.
- One who husks (as one who removes the husks, leaves, from ears of corn).
- A fan or supporter of the Nebraska Cornhuskers, the sports teams of the University of Nebraska.
- A time when conditions are right for the accomplishment of a crucial action; the opportune and decisive moment.
- A treated animal-skin cloak or blanket with the hair still left on.
- A city in Texas.
- A type of rough woollen cloth.
- name equivalent to Christopher.
- A city in West Virginia, USA
- name, Scottish diminutive of Christine.
- In Akkadian mythology, the daughter of Lahmu and Lahamu, the first children of Tiamat and Apsu.
- A five-stringed lyre used in Nubia, Abyssinia and northern Africa.
- One who kisses.
- The kissing gourami.
- A button that indicates consistent vertical distance when drawing a bow.
- Fit for use or consumption, in accordance with Jewish law (especially relating to food).
- In accordance with standards or usual practice.
- To kasher; to prepare (for example, meat) in conformity with the requirements of the Jewish law.
- An island in Micronesia.
- One of the four states that compose the Federated States of Micronesia.
- A sculpture of a naked youth in Ancient Greece, the male equivalent of a kore.
- A diminutive of the female given names Kristine/Christine or Kristina/Christina.
- A variant of Christie, a diminutive of Christina and related female names.
- To render giddy or senseless
- To be bewildered.
- To choke; stifle.
- To decay; rust.
- One who wears a mask; one who appears in disguise at a masquerade.
- That which masks (noise in a signal, etc.).
- plural form of prick
- third-person singular simple present indicative form of prick
- Dashingly, carelessly, or sportingly unconventional or stylish; jaunty; characterized by a devil-may-care unconventionality; having a somewhat disreputable quality or appearance.
- Like a rake; dissolute; profligate.
- Something that uses the exact same model as something else, but has superficial differences such as textures.
- To replace the skin of a motor vehicle, especially so as to market the same car under different brands
- To change the skin, or visual appearance, of an application.
- One who risks or hazards something.
- A noisy disturbance and/or commotion.
- A row, fight.
- Someone who plunders a village.
- A a Persian carpet of the style commonly produced in
- shriek; screech
- shriek; screech
- To shriek; to screech.
- To cry
- One who seeks.
- Especially, a religious seeker: a pilgrim, or one who aspires to enlightenment or salvation.
- Resembling or characteristic of a shark.
- Hunting, sport; a hunting expedition.
- hunting guide (elsewhere besides India, e.g. Australia)
- A species of hawk, Accipiter badius.
- Disposed to shirk.
- A large highly decorative German/Dutch-style piece of furniture, which combines aspects of a clothing wardrobe, curio, and cabinet.
- A sharp, shrill outcry or scream; a shrill wild cry such as is caused by sudden or extreme terror, pain, or the like.
- (slang) An exclamation mark.
- To utter a loud, sharp, shrill sound or cry, as do some birds and beasts; to scream, as in a sudden fright, in horror or anguish.
- To utter sharply and shrilly; to utter in or with a shriek or shrieks.
- Any of various passerine birds of the family Laniidae which are known for their habit of catching other birds and small animals and impaling the uneaten portions of their bodies on thorns.
- To cause to become smaller.
- To become smaller; to contract.
- To cower or flinch.
- To draw back; to withdraw.
- To withdraw or retire, as from danger.
- To move back or away, especially because of fear or disgust.
- Shrinkage; contraction; recoil.
- A psychiatrist or therapist; a head-shrinker.
- secure, safe.
- To percolate, trickle, or ooze, as water through a crack.
- One who sinks something.
- A weight used in fishing to cause the line or net to sink.
- Any of several high speed pitches that have a downward motion near the plate; a two-seam fastball, a split-finger fastball, or a forkball.
- Sinker nail, used for framing in current construction.
- A doughnut; a biscuit.
- In knitting machines, one of the thin plates, blades, or other devices, that depress the loops upon or between the needles.
- A province or district.
- The Government, the State.
- A native house servant.
- A person who skates.
- A member of skateboarding subculture, characterized by dingy and baggy clothes, and often wallet chains.
- A player who is not a goaltender.
- Any of numerous hemipterous insects in the family Gerridae, which run rapidly over the surface of the water, as if skating.
- A small rocky island which may be covered by the sea at high tide or during storms.
- A long pin, normally made of metal or wood, used to secure food during cooking.
- A scenario in which a piece attacks a more valuable piece which, if it moves aside, reveals a less valuable piece. Compare pin.W
- To impale on a skewer.
- To attack a piece which has a less valuable piece behind it.
- To severely mock or discredit.
- Like a skirt; featuring a skirt or skirts.
- Wearing a skirt.
- Fond of wearing skirts; tending to wear skirts.
- To cry, sob, cry out or yell; to scream.
- A cry or scream.
- The missel thrush.
- The dimeric quinone 2,4,5-trihydroxy-7-methyl-1-(2,4,5-trihydroxy-7-methyl-9,10-dioxoanthracen-1-yl)anthracene-9,10-dione that is a glucagon antagonist
- An island in the Sporades administered by Euboea or Evia in Greece.
- A village in the Sporades administered by Euboea or Evia in Greece.
- A machine that slakes, or mixes a substance with water.
- Smirking, or as if smirking
- One who, or that which, soaks.
- A person suffering from alcoholism.
- A kind of knitted woollen diaper.
- A kind of perforated hose used to distribute drips of water to a number of plants.
- To promote a thing or idea to another person.
- A hypothetical supersymmetric counterpart to a quark, having a spin of zero instead of one-half.
- A person who stokes, especially one on a steamship who stokes coal in the boilers.
- A device for stoking a fire; a poker.
- A device that feeds coal into a furnace etc automatically.
- A person who pedals on the back of a tandem bicycle.
- An iron fitting of a medieval cart wheel.
- A type of aerodynamic surface mounted on an aircraft fuselage to fine-tune the airflow.
- A continuous line of plates or planks running from bow to stern that contributes to a vessel's skin. (FM 55-501).
- A shaped piece of wood used to level a bed or contour the shape of a mould, as for a bell
- A trough for washing broken ore, gravel, or sand; a launder.
- A streak.
- To stretch.
- An irregular line left from smearing or motion.
- A continuous series of like events.
- The color of the powder of a mineral. So called, because a simple field test for a mineral is to streak it against unglazed white porcelain.
- A moth of the family Geometridae
- A tendency or characteristic, but not a dominant or pervasive one.
- A strake.
- A rung or round of a ladder.
- To have or obtain streaks.
- To run naked in public.
- To create streaks.
- To move very swiftly.
- To stretch; to extend; hence, to lay out, as a dead body.
- To stretch.
- To lay out, as a dead body.
- An act of stroking
- A blow or hit.
- A single movement with a tool.
- A single act of striking at the ball with a club.
- The hitting of a ball with a racket, or the movement of the racket and arm that produces that impact.
- The movement of an oar or paddle through water, either the pull which actually propels the vessel or a single entire cycle of movement including the pull.
- The action of hitting the ball with the bat; a shot.
- A thrust of a piston.
- An act of striking with a weapon
- One of a series of beats or movements against a resisting medium, by means of which movement through or upon it is accomplished.
- A powerful or sudden effort by which something is done, produced, or accomplished; also, something done or accomplished by such an effort.
- A line drawn with a pen or other writing implement, particularly:
- The slash, /.
- The formal name of the individual horizontal strikethroughs (as in A̶ and A̵).
- A line of a Chinese, Japanese or Korean character.
- A streak made with a brush.
- The time when a clock strikes.
- A style, a single movement within a style.
- The loss of brain function arising when the blood supply to the brain is suddenly interrupted.
- A sudden attack of any disease, especially when fatal; any sudden, severe affliction or calamity.
- The oar nearest the stern of a boat, by which the other oars are guided.
- The rower who is nearest the stern of the boat.
- Backstage influence.
- A point awarded to a player in case of interference or obstruction by the opponent.
- An individual discharge of lightning.
- The result or effect of a striking; injury or affliction; soreness.
- An addition or amendment to a written composition; a touch.
- A throb or beat, as of the heart.
- Power; influence.
- To move one's hand or an object (such as a broom) along (a surface) in one direction.
- To hit the ball with the bat in a flowing motion.
- To give a finely fluted surface to.
- To row the stroke oar of.
- Railroad tracks; the rails on which trains run.
- The game of lawn billiards.
- The wheel-set of railroad rolling stock.
- An animal, such as a bull elephant or a boar, with large tusks.
- A tool used in peat cutting.
- A board game traditionally played in various Commonwealth navies, similar to Ludo.
- Nauseous due to the effects of motion of an airplane; suffering from motion sickness caused by air travel.
- Of or pertaining to arkose.
- A mixture of polychlorinated biphenyls, formerly used in electrical apparatus.
- A crazed Norse warrior who fought in a frenzy; a berserker.
- Injuriously, maniacally, or furiously violent or out of control.
- weird; strange
- To become, or make, brisk; to hasten.
- The chest of an animal
- A cut of meat taken from the chest, especially from the section under the first five ribs
- Fast, quickly, swiftly.
- A city in Russia, administrative centre of Bryansk oblast.
- Dizzy or feeling nauseated due to riding in a vehicle; suffering from motion sickness.
- A game for two players in which the participants each have a horse-chestnut (known as a "conker") suspended from a length of string and take it in turns to strike their opponent's conker with their own with the object of destroying the opponent's conker before their own is destroyed.
- To strip of bark.
- To disembark.
- To open a private enclosure, park, etc. to the public.
- To degrade from rank.
- To throw out of rank or into confusion.
- An open horse-drawn carriage, especially in Russia.
- To abandon, to give up, to leave (permanently), to renounce.
- To seek thoroughly (for); seek out.
- To weary (someone) with seeking.
- One who frisks or dances.
- A wanton; an inconstant or unsettled person.
- A thin frame in a printing press that holds the sheet of paper in position and acts as a mask.
- A lean cut of meat from the loin of a pig.
- The bones, particularly the spine, of a pig.
- A small antelope of genus from South Africa
- A city in Michigan.
- A city in North Dakota.
- Marked by irritation or annoyance; disagreeable; troublesome by reason of long continuance or repetition; bothersome; annoying; irritating; wearisome; tedious.
- A city in Siberia, Russia, administrative centre of Irkutsk Oblast.
- A form of military punishment which involves being confined to barracks, performing tedious and often pointless tasks, and being subjected to frequent uniform inspections.
- Like a jerk (obnoxious person).
- A Jewish movement that recognises only the Tanakh as a supreme legal authority, distinct from Rabbinic Judaism.
- Of or pertaining to karst.
- A city in Xinjiang, China.
- Kashgar Prefecture.
- The Jewish dietary laws, stating which foods are fit to eat (kosher).
- A medium-hard pale yellow cheese of Bulgaria, Greece and Turkey, usually made from unpasteurized sheep milk.
- a city in Turkey
- Of or pertaining to the Keres Pueblo peoples of New Mexico.
- Any member of the Keres Pueblo peoples of New Mexico.
- Any of the seven closely related languages of the Keres Pueblo peoples of New Mexico.
- clownish; boorish
- trousers made from the rough woollen cloth called kersey
- Any of various small falcons of the genus Falco that hover while hunting.
- The common kestrel, Falco tinnunculus
- A port city on the Dnieper in Ukraine, administrative centre of Kherson province.
- Kherson province (oblast), in southern Ukraine.
- Transliteration of a male given name of Persian origin.
- a burgh in council area, central Scotland, and the former county town of
- a suburb in the City of Western Australia.
- a settlement on Prince Edward Island, Canada.
- a gold mining town in province, South Africa.
- a tiny "city" in Iowa, USA, which is now virtually a ghost town.
- An outdoor festival and fair, usually in a German or Dutch-speaking country
- An indoor entertainment and fair combined.
- A soft wax used on skis especially for corn snow or crust.
- A jester or trickster in the Kachina religion of the Pueblo Indians of the southwestern USA, also called a sacred clown.
- A deity worshiped across many traditions of Hinduism. Krishna is often depicted as a young cowherd boy with a dark or blue complexion playing a flute (as in the Bhagavata Purana) or a youthful prince giving philosophical direction and guidance (as in the Bhagavad Gita) He is the divine speaker of the Bhagavad Gita and the eighth avatar of Vishnu.
- A river in southern India.
- A district in South Indian state of Andhra Pradesh.
- name and a surname used in India.
- A variant of Christie, a diminutive of Christina and related female names.
- name, one of the modern spelling variants of Kristin.
- A whip or strap about a yard in length.
- To beat with a kurbash.
- Indo-Iranian language of Kurdistan (In the Mesopotamia region, from the Zagros of mid-western Iran to the eastern extension of the chain of the Taurus Mountains).
- of, from, or pertaining to Kurdistan, the Kurdish people or the Kurdish language
- joky; mischievously high-spirited
- The dress or disguise of a maske; masquerade.
- To mark incorrectly; err in noting or marking.
- Orkney Islands
- from Perkin, a medieval diminutive of Peter.
- resembling pork
- name. It is a common name mostly among Hindus, with some usage among Jains, Sikhs and recently Indic Christians. The name is encountered in variant forms in the Indian Union, Nepal, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Mauritius, and other countries where Indic races (i.e., people of East Indian origin) live.
- To soak in advance.
- To soak laundry in cold water prior to washing, sometimes with the addition of a biological or other preparation.
- An initial soak.
- A preparation used in such a soak.
- A cycle of a washing machine during which this occurs.
- An Ancient Greek pot with a bulbous body set on a high, narrow foot, used as a wine cooler.
- The game of racquets.
- To loot or pillage. See also sack.
- To make a vigorous and thorough search of (a place, person) with a view to stealing something, especially when leaving behind a state of disarray.
- To examine carefully; to investigate.
- To violate; to ravish; to deflower.
- An American Indian, a Native American.
- An anticapitalist skinhead.
- To fit (a wheel) with new spokes.
- To stack again or differently.
- To stock again; to resupply with stocks.
- A disorder of infancy and early childhood caused by a deficiency of vitamin D, causing soft bones.
- In a risky or rather perilous manner.
- The Rocky Mountains, a mountain range in North America.
- Like a rock; stony; hard; callous
- That has the characteristics of rock music.
- A city in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Germany
- The capital city of Mordovia, Russia
- State in eastern Malaysia which has Kuching as its capital.
- Wood, felt, or other material placed under the shingles of a roof in order to provide support or insulation; the practice of furnishing roofs with such material; an installation of such material.
- A town in the council area of Scotland, and the former county town of
- A city in Manitoba, Canada.
- name used commonly in India.
- One who lives by trickery; a conman.
- drunk, drunkard
- A type of small wooden boat
- A hunter or tracker, especially in the Indian subcontinent.
- One who shirks a duty or responsibility.
- One who is lazy.
- One who or that which shocks or startles.
- A device for giving electric shocks.
- A particular hand gesture with a sexual connotation.
- Sexual act related to the shocker hand gesture: two in the pink, one in the stink.
- Inclined to shriek, or characterised by shrieks.
- Characteristic of a shrink (psychologist).
- Someone who shucks oysters, clams, corn (maize), walnuts, etc.
- Someone who shucks or removes something.
- A device that shucks produce, such as a corn shucker.
- Any of several species of Asiatic cuckoos of the genus Taccocua.
- A parr; a young salmon.
- A vagrant; a cheat.
- To deceive; to cheat; to trick.
- Something large for its kind; a whopper.
- A kind of hammer used in metalworking.
- To run off helter-skelter; to hurry; to scurry.
- Agent noun of skid; one who skids.
- a vehicle for pulling trees out of a forest.
- The foreman of a construction gang making a skid road.
- To beg; to pilfer; to skelder.
- A device that skims.
- A sieve-like, slotted spoon.
- A device used to read and record the magnetic code from a credit card for later fraudulent use.
- A person who skims.
- Any of three species of bird in the genus Rynchops of the family Laridae, that feed by skimming the surface of water bodies with their bills in flight.
- Any of several large bivalve shells, sometimes used for skimming milk, such as the sea clams and large scallops.
- A ballet flat shoe.
- To shimmer.
- To move quickly, to flutter.
- One who serves liquor; a tapster.
- An umbelliferous plant ( cultivated for its sweet edible tuberous roots.
- passed around
- narrowly missed
- A hound that runs wide rather than chasing the quarry.
- To move hurriedly or as by bouncing or twitching; to scamper, to scurry.
- To make a scratching or scuttling noise while, or as if, skittering.
- To move or pass (something) over a surface quickly so that it touches only at intervals; to skip, to skite.
- A skittering movement.
- To cause to have diarrhea.
- To suffer from a bout of diarrhea; to produce thin excrement.
- Often : the condition of suffering from diarrhea; thin excrement.
- Clothing to be worn while skiing.
- Agent noun of skulk; one who skulks.
- A small brown passerine bird, Alauda arvensis, that sings as it flies high into the air.
- To jump about joyfully, frolic; to play around, play tricks.
- At or toward the sky.
- Pointing or facing at or moving toward the sky.
- An instrument for sleeking or making smooth.
- One who or that which slicks.
- A waterproof coat or jacket.
- A person who is perceived as clever, urbane and possibly disreputable. (abbreviation of city slicker.)
- A swindler or conman.
- A symmetrical knife with a handle at each end, used for burnishing leather.
- A curved tool for smoothing the surfaces of a mould after the withdrawal of the pattern.
- A two-handled tool for finishing concrete or mortar; a darby.
- To slither, as on a slick surface.
- To con or hoodwink.
- To use a slicker on.
- To smooth or slick.
- To spread mashed manure on fields as a form of fertilization.
- One who smacks or spanks.
- One who makes a smacking noise, especially while eating.
- A kiss.
- The lips.
- A dollar.
- A pound (money).
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