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- A long natural blowing horn without finger holes, played by embouchure.
- single-lens reflex camera
- self-loading rifle
- Denoting or relating to single-lens reflex cameras.
- A tissue surrounding the seed in certain fruits such as pomegranates.
- Any univalent organic radical derived from an aromatic hydrocarbon by removing a hydrogen atom.
- To spin.
- To cause (a floating log) to rotate by treading on it.
- A type of grace note movement that quickly switches between low-A and low-G several times, producing a low rippling sound. www.mcnabbs.org - Introduction to Bagpipe Music
- To make indistinct or hazy, to obscure or dim.
- To smear, stain or smudge.
- To become indistinct.
- To cause imperfection of vision in; to dim; to darken.
- To sully; to stain; to blemish, as reputation.
- To transfer the input focus away from.
- A smear, smudge or blot
- Something that appears hazy or indistinct
- A moral stain or blot.
- In a state of doubt or confusion.
- Alternative form of birle.
- A quarter of a thin oatmeal or flour cake.
- Any such cake or bread, now particularly used for Irish specialities as soda farls and potato farls.
- To lower, roll up and secure (something, such as a sail or flag)
- A strand of hair
- The fibrous shaft or barb of a feather (especially that of the ostrich or peacock) used to make artificial flies for angling
- An artificial fly made with this barb
- To throw (something) with force.
- To utter (harsh or derogatory speech), especially at its target.
- To participate in the sport of hurling.
- To vomit.
- To twist or turn.
- A throw, especially a violent throw; a fling.
- The act of vomiting.
- The act of hitting the sliotar with the hurley.
- (car) ride
- tumult; riot; hurly-burly
- A table on which fibre is stirred and mixed by beating with a bow spring.
- especially To teach or to learn.
- A sweet secretion, produced by the larvae of the family Psyllidae, that forms scales on eucalyptus leaves
- One of the lice whose larvae produce this secretion.
- lost, doomed
- abandoned, lonely, forlorn
- To be dark, gloomy, and threatening, as clouds; to be covered with dark and threatening clouds, as the sky; to show threatening signs of approach, as a tempest.
- To frown; to look sullen.
- To remain concealed in order to ambush.
- To remain unobserved.
- To hang out or wait around a location, preferably without drawing attention to oneself.
- To view an internet forum without posting comments.
- The act of lurking.
- A mixed earthy substance, consisting of carbonate of lime, clay, and possibly sand, in very variable proportions, and accordingly designated as calcareous, clayey, or sandy.
- To cover, as part of a rope, with marline, marking a peculiar hitch at each turn to prevent unwinding.
- to twist or wind, especially into a cord or braid etc.
- to ripple, swirl, especially of water
- cause to revolve or spin
- a ripple; a twist or curl
- A particular stitch in knitting; an inversion of stitches giving the work a ribbed or waved appearance.
- The edge of lace trimmed with loops.
- An embroidered and puckered border; a hem or fringe, often of gold or silver twist; also, a pleat or fold, as of a band.
- To decorate with fringe or embroidered edge
- an inverted stitch producing ribbing etc
- a heavy or headlong fall; an upset.
- To upset, to spin, capsize, fall heavily, fall headlong.
- To flow with a murmuring sound in swirls and eddies.
- To rise in circles, ripples, or undulations; to curl; to mantle.
- A circle made by the motion of a fluid; an eddy; a ripple.
- A gentle murmuring sound, such as that produced by the running of a liquid among obstructions.
- Ale or beer spiced with wormwood or other bitter herbs, regarded as a tonic.
- Hot beer mixed with gin, sugar, and spices.
- A tern.
- To rest with confidence, as when fully satisfied of the veracity, integrity, or ability of persons, or of the certainty of facts or of evidence; to have confidence; to trust; to depend.
- to make angry
- to stir or move from a state of calm or order
- To render turbid by stirring up the dregs or sediment of
- To annoy; to make someone angry.
- To bubble, seethe.
- To wander; to roam.
- To romp.
- Pitiable; miserable.
- Pitiably; miserably.
- neat and orderly
- An insult or slight.
- A set of notes that are played legato, without separate articulation.
- The symbol indicating a legato passage, written as an arc over the slurred notes (not to be confused with a tie).
- A trick or deception.
- In knitting machines, a device for depressing the sinkers successively by passing over them.
- To insult or slight.
- To run together; to articulate poorly.
- To play legato or without separate articulation; to connect (notes) smoothly.
- To soil; to sully; to contaminate; to disgrace.
- To cover over; to disguise; to conceal; to pass over lightly or with little notice.
- To cheat, as by sliding a die; to trick.
- To blur or double, as an impression from type; to mackle.
- To quiver; to vibrate; to veer about.
- To make a rattling or clattering sound by twirling or shaking.
- a Norse Áss of winter with beauty and skills as an archer and skier; the son of Sif and stepson of Thor.
- A controllable form of energy.
- A class of flying saucers supposedly built by the Nazis.
- A deep, guttural vocal style with affected pronunciation, characteristic of male grunge and postgrunge singers of the 1990s and early 2000s.
- To sing in this manner.
- The univalent radical derived from acrylic acid :- CH2=CH-CO-
- Pertaining to wings.
- A limestone pavement.
- the capital of Iraqi Kurdistan; called Arbela in classical times
- thus, therefore
- crude tartar.
- An argali (kind of sheep).
- The capital city of the Walloon province of Luxembourg, Belgium.
- A bracelet.
- An ancient astronomical instrument, having either one ring placed in the plane of the equator for determining the time of the equinoxes (an equinoctial armil) or two or more rings, one in the plane of the meridian, for observing the solstices (a solstitial armil).
- A Russian or Soviet craftsmen's collective.
- A funeral feast or wake at which bread and ale was served, traditional in Scotland, the North of England, and among the Norse.
- The ale served at such a wake, the drinking of which was a ritually significant act in Norse culture.
- The money given to hunters, at the death of a fox, in order to buy ale.
- Of or pertaining to the ear.
- Of or pertaining to sound.
- Of or pertaining to an aura.
- A machine for creating bales, e.g., of hay or cotton.
- A person who creates bales, either by operating or feeding such a machine, or by creating the bales by hand.
- A king of the Fomorians, supposed to have lived in Son of Buarainech. Husband of Cethleen. Father of Ethniu.
- A loud sound.
- Dazzling, often garish, brilliance.
- To make a loud sound.
- To cause to sound like the blare of a trumpet; to proclaim loudly.
- dim, unclear from water or rheum.
- Causing or caused by dimness of sight.
- To be blear; to have blear eyes; to look or gaze with blear eyes.
- To make blurred or dim (of the eyes or eyesight).
- To blur, make blurry (of an image).
- A gust of wind and rain.
- A blue blazer, part of the school uniform at Harrow School.
- A short description of a book, film, or other work, written and used for promotional purposes.
- To write or quote something in a blurb
- To utter suddenly and unadvisedly; to speak quickly or without thought; to divulge inconsiderately — commonly with out.
- aluminium borotartrate, an astringent and antiseptic.
- Any organic boron radical of the form R2B- especially when linked to a metal atom
- A small rope used to truss up sails.
- A thong of soft leather to bind up a hawk's wing.
- A stock at each end of a seine to keep it stretched.
- To reef, shorten or strike sail using brails.
- A fight, usually with a large number of people involved.
- To engage in a brawl; to fight or quarrel.
- To complain loudly; to scold.
- To make a loud confused noise, as the water of a rapid stream running over stones.
- To cook by direct, radiant heat. (British: grill)
- To expose to great heat.
- To be exposed to great heat.
- Food prepared by broiling.
- to cause a rowdy disturbance; embroil
- (obsolete) to brawl
- A brawl; a rowdy disturbance.
- A coarse woolen cloth.
- name borrowed from Italian or German.
- name of Italian origin. English equivalents: Charles, Carl
- An Anglo-Saxon churl.
- A radical, C27H55, supposed to exist in several compounds obtained from waxes.
- A rustic; a countryman or labourer; a free peasant (as opposed to a serf).
- A rough, surly, ill-bred person; a boor.
- A selfish miser; an illiberal person; a niggard.
- a freedman, ranked below a thane but above a thrall
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- a city in South Dakota, USA, and county seat of Clark County.
- A daub.
- Sticky mud, mire or filth.
- A person who is unclean.
- A fool.
- To daub, smear, or spread, especially with mud, etc.; to dirty.
- A field.
- To inflict a blow on; punch.
- To make a dent or bump on; ding.
- A blow or impingement.
- To creep; to move slowly on hands and knees, or by dragging the body along the ground.
- To move forward slowly, with frequent stops.
- To act in a servile manner.
- See crawl with.
- To feel a swarming sensation.
- To swim using the crawl stroke.
- To move over an area on hands and knees.
- To visit while becoming inebriated.
- To visit files or web sites in order to index them for searching.
- The act of moving slowly on hands and knees etc, or with frequent stops
- A rapid swimming stroke with alternate overarm strokes and a fluttering kick
- A very slow pace.
- A piece of horizontally scrolling text overlaid on the main image.
- A pen or enclosure of stakes and hurdles for holding fish.
- An osier basket, such as anglers use to hold fish.
- A bar or set of bars with skewers for holding paying-off bobbins, as in the roving machine, throstle, and mule.
- To place (fish) in a creel.
- Not nice; mean; heartless.
- Cool; awesome; neat.
- To spoil or ruin (one's chance of success)
- To violently provoke (a child) in the belief that this will make them more assertive.
- specifically, a body of curly hair on someone's head
- Having curls.
- Curling in a direction, as opposed to straight (quotation marks or apostrophes)
- a person or animal with curly hair.
- name; best known for a ninth century missionary to the Slavs.
- name, a spelling variant of Darrell.
- A hook with a lead shank.
- To trail; to draggle.
- To drag on slowly and heavily; while or dawdle away time indolently.
- To utter or pronounce in a dull, spiritless tone, as if by dragging out the utterance.
- To move slowly and heavily; move in a dull, slow, lazy mannner.
- To speak with a slow, spiritless utterance, from affectation, laziness, or lack of interest.
- a way of speaking slowly while lengthening vowel sounds and running words together. Characteristic of some southern US accents, as well as Scots.
- A drudge.
- Mean labour; toil.
- To work sluggishly or slowly; to plod.
- oddly humorous; whimsical, amusing in a quaint way; waggish
- A buffoon
- To joke, to jest.
- to secrete saliva in anticipation of food
- to secrete saliva upon seeing something nice
- to talk nonsense
- saliva trickling from the mouth
- At a time in advance of the usual or expected event.
- Arriving a time before expected; sooner than on time.
- Near the start or beginning.
- Having begun to occur; in its early stages.
- At a time before expected; sooner than usual.
- Soon; in good time; seasonably.
- A shift (scheduled work period) that takes place early in the day.
- A fisherman who catches eels.
- One of the moons of Jupiter.
- name transferred back from the surname in the 19th century U.S.
- A city in Missouri.
- A borough in New Jersey.
- A town in Oklahoma.
- A person who provides personal guidance and assistance to ham radio enthusiasts
- name, a pseudo-Spanish variant of Leroy.
- potential energy; negative value of the force function
- Leonhard Euler, Swiss mathematician and physicist.
- Of or relating to a thread or line; characterized by threads stretched across the field of view.
- A source of brightly burning light or intense heat used to attract attention in an emergency, to illuminate an area, or as a decoy.
- A widening of an object with an otherwise roughly constant width.
- The transition from downward flight to level flight just before landing.
- A low fly ball that is hit in the region between the infielders and the outfielders
- A type of pyrotechnic that produces a brilliant light or intense heat without an explosion. A colored flare used as a warning on the railroad, a fusee.
- lens flare
- widening at the end (edge) of a tube or a hollow structural section (rectangular hollow section)
- To blaze brightly.
- To burn unsteadily.
- To open outward in shape.
- To cause to burn.
- To shine out with a sudden and unsteady light; to emit a dazzling or painfully bright light.
- To shine out with gaudy colours; to be offensively bright or showy.
- To be exposed to too much light.
- To make a wry face in contempt, or to grin in scorn; to deride; to sneer; to mock; to gibe.
- To grin with an air of civility; to leer.
- one who flees
- Powder obtained by grinding or milling cereal grains, especially wheat, or other foodstuffs such as soybeans and potatoes, and used to bake bread, cakes, and pastry.
- The food made by grinding and bolting cleaned wheat (not durum or red durum) until it meets specified levels of fineness, dryness and freedom from bran and germ, also containing any of certain enzymes, ascorbic acid and certain bleaching agents.
- Powder of other material.
- To apply flour to something; to cover with flour.
- A machine that flies.
- Someone who pilots or rides in an airplane.
- A leaflet, often for advertising.
- The part of a spinning machine that twists the thread as it takes it to and winds it on the bobbin
- An arch that connects a flying buttress into the structure it supports.
- The person who is lifted and/or thrown by another person or persons.
- A stray shot away from the group on a target.
- A standard rectangular step of a staircase (as opposed to a winder).
- A female kangaroo; a roo; a doe; a jill.
- A leap or jump.
- A risky investment or other venture.
- To distribute flyers (leaflets).
- To distribute flyers in (a location) or to (recipients).
- A kind of parchment for book covers; a forrill.
- To bind with a forel.
- Easily broken; mentally or physically fragile; not firm or durable; liable to fail and perish; easily destroyed; not tenacious of life; weak; infirm.
- Liable to fall from virtue or be led into sin; not strong against temptation; weak in resolution; unchaste.
- A basket made of rushes, used chiefly for containing figs and raisins.
- The quantity of raisins contained in a frail.
- A rush for weaving baskets.
- A girl.
- To play a stringed instrument, usually a banjo, by picking with the back of a fingernail.
- A strip of pleated material used as decoration or trim; a ruffle.
- A wrinkled edge to a film.
- A luxury.
- Something extraneous added for effect.
- To make into a frill.
- To become wrinkled.
- To provide or decorate with a frill or frills; to turn back in crimped plaits.
- To shake or shiver as with cold.
- The univalent radical derived from furan
- Characteristic of a stereotypical girl, very effeminate, sweet; unmasculine.
- An intense, blinding light.
- Showy brilliance; gaudiness.
- An angry or fierce stare.
- A call collision; the situation where an incoming call occurs at the same time as an outgoing call.
- A smooth, bright, glassy surface.
- A viscous, transparent substance; glair.
- To stare angrily.
- To shine brightly.
- To be bright and intense, or ostentatiously splendid.
- To shoot out, or emit, as a dazzling light.
- smooth and bright or translucent; glary
- Of a dazzling lustre; glaring; bright; shining.
- Great beauty or splendour, that is so overwhelming it is considered powerful.
- Honour, admiration, or distinction, accorded by common consent to a person or thing; high reputation; renown.
- That quality in a person or thing which secures general praise or honour.
- Worship or praise.
- An optical phenomenon caused by water droplets, consisting of concentric rings and somewhat similar to a rainbow.
- Victory; success.
- An emanation of light supposed to proceed from beings of peculiar sanctity. It is represented in art by rays of gold, or the like, proceeding from the head or body, or by a disk, or a mere line.
- Pride; boastfulness; arrogance.
- To exult with joy; to rejoice.
- To boast; to be proud.
- A knot in wood; a large or hard knot, or a protuberance with twisted grain, on a tree.
- Something resembling a knot in wood, such as in stone or limbs.
- The average value of the magnitude squared of the curl of a vector field over a continuous path that is tangent to the vector field at every point. In mathematical notation, gnarl is represented by the lowercase Greek letter ξ.
- To knot or twist something.
- To snarl or growl; to gnar.
- The deep, threatening sound made in the throat by an animal; an aggressive grumbling.
- The sound made by a hungry stomach.
- To utter a deep guttural sound, as an angry animal; to give forth an angry, grumbling sound.
- To express (something) by growling.
- To send a user a message via the Growl software library.
- A thin, watery porridge, formerly fed to the poor
- To exhaust; use up; disable.
- Of or pertaining to the throat
- A scale in the central or throat region of a snake's body.
- Of or pertaining to a gyrus
- Moving circularly or spirally; gyratory; whirling.
- Relating to or near a hilum.
- That which holes, perforates etc.
- Of or relating to an hour, or to hours.
- noise; confusion; uproar
- One who idles; one who spends his or her time in inaction.
- One who idles; a lazy person; a sluggard.
- Any member of a ship's crew who is not required to keep the night.
- A mechanical device such as a pulley or wheel that does not transmit power, but supports a moving belt etc.
- Of or pertaining to law.
- Of or pertaining to moral rights and obligations.
- The jack, edible fish of the genera Caranx or Trachurus.
- A contorted knot in wood.
- A crossgrained protuberance; a nodule; a boss or projection.
- A lined or crossgrained pattern of ridges or indentations rolled or pressed into a part for grip.
- To roll or press a pattern of ridges or indentations into a part for grip.
- In Central and Southern Africa, a small rural community.
- In Central and Southern Africa, a rural village of huts surrounded by a stockade.
- An enclosure for livestock.
- To enclose livestock within a kraal or stockade.
- A person or thing who laces
- Touchy, aggressive or confrontational, usually while drunk.
- Vulgar and flashy.
- Socially unacceptable.
- A coniferous tree, of genus Larix, having deciduous leaves, in fascicles.
- The wood of the larch.
- Resembling or containing (perhaps an excess of) lard.
- fat or overweight.
- An obese person.
- A lardy cake.
- Any member of the family Laridae, the gulls, terns skimmers, skimmers and noddies .
- A red alga/seaweed, Porphyra umbilicalis (syn. Porphyra laciniata), eaten as a vegetable.
- Other seaweeds similar in appearance or use, especially:
- One who laves: a washer.
- Where one laves, a washroom, particularly a lavatorium, the washing area in a monastery.
- That which laves, particularly a washbasin.
- Cautious, hesitant, or nervous about something; having reservations or concerns.
- A person who has leprosy.
- A person who is shunned; a pariah.
- A small French coin, equivalent to a quarter of a sou.
- A prisoner sentenced to life in prison.
- A prisoner sentenced to transportation for life.
- A person who makes a career in the military.
- A bird species seen for the first time by a birder who is keeping a list of all the species he or she has ever seen.
- An animal born to a male lion and a tigress.
- A kind of dog kept on a lead; a bloodhound; a mongrel.
- Someone who limes; someone who uses bird-lime or who limewashes.
- Someone who hangs around the streets; someone hanging out.
- A silver coin in ancient Sicily, worth one fifth of a drachm.
- The metric unit of fluid measure, equal to one cubic decimetre. Symbols: l, L, ℓ
- A measure of volume equivalent to a litre.
- Skin discoloration, as from a bruise, or occurring after death.
- Of or pertaining to a lobe; characterized by, or like, a lobe or lobes.
- the longest river in France
- one of the départements of Rhône-Alpes, France
- A dull, stupid fellow; a drone.
- Of or pertaining to the lore.
- Having a lore, of a certain type, usually a color.
- A good-for-nothing fellow; a vagabond; losel.
- name derived from Lorenz or Lorenzo, the respectively German and Italian/Spanish cognates of Laurence.
- name, a rare spelling variant of Lauren.
- A less common spelling of Laurie, diminutive of the female given name Laura.
- name of mostly Scottish usage.
- A motor vehicle for transporting goods; a truck.
- A large low horse-drawn wagon.
- A small cart or wagon, as used on the tramways in mines to carry coal or rubbish.
- A barrow or truck for shifting baggage, as at railway stations.
- To soil, dirty, bespatter with mud or the like.
- dark and gloomy; threatening; lowering
- a in department, France.
- an unincorporated community in Indiana, USA.
- a small city in Kansas, USA.
- a village in Missouri, USA.
- an unincorporated community in Ohio, USA.
- a small town in South Carolina, USA.
- an unincorporated community in Tennessee. USA.
- a town in Virginia, USA, and the county seat of Named after Luray in France.
- Shocking, horrifying.
- Ghastly, pale, wan in appearance.
- Being of a light yellow hue.
- Having a brown colour tinged with red, as of flame seen through smoke.
- Having a colour tinged with purple, yellow, and grey.
- Tending to lurk; given to or indicative of lurking
- An incompetent computer user.
- A user (especially in IRC) who disobeys the rules of the servers that he or she is using and usually resorts to disruptive or offensive behavior/behaviour.
- One who applies lute.
- A musician who plays a lute.
- A city in Egypt, located on the site of the ancient Thebes.
- A shooting star or meteor observed as originating from the constellation Lyra, and belonging to the meteor shower seen each April.
- An ornamental binding material with a variegated grain, made from scraps of coloured leather mixed in a resin, compressed, and dried.
- Containing or resembling marl.
- name, a variant of Muriel.
- A back tooth having a broad surface used for grinding one's food.
- Of or relating to the molar teeth, or to grinding.
- Of, relating to, or being a solution containing one mole of solute per litre of solution.
- Of or relating to a complete body of matter as distinct from its molecular or atomic constituents.
- Any of several edible mushrooms, especially the or
- Any of several fungi in the genus Morchella, the upper part of which is covered with a reticulated and pitted hymenium.
- A large painting, usually drawn on a wall.
- Of or relating to a wall; on, or in, or against a wall.
- Resembling a wall; perpendicular or steep.
- To create a mural.
- An oil tanker
- An oil well
- A junior role in the engine room of a ship, senior only to a wiper, consisting mainly of keeping machinery lubricated.
- A small (typically thumb-sized) metal container of oil, often containing an integral brush.
- of, elder, senior
- A large polygonal recess in a building, such as a bay window, forming a protrusion on the outer wall.
- A gallery for minstrels.
- A small apartment next to a hall, used for dining.
- The platform over the hold of a ship that makes up the fourth or lowest deck, hence in full called orlop deck, especially of a warship.
- A particular chemical used as a photographic developer.
- A city in Russia, administrative centre of Oryol oblast.
- The alder tree.
- A smuggler of sheep or wool (see owling).
- Word of mouth.
- Verbal, oral, informal.
- A word; an oral utterance.
- Oral declaration; word of mouth.
- A writing not under seal.
- An ornamental star-like Christmas lantern from the Philippines.
- One who piles something
- A kind of balance used in raising and letting down a drawbridge. It consists of timbers joined in the form of a Saint Andrew's cross.
- One who propels a boat using a pole.
- A horse harnessed alongside the shaft or pole of a vehicle.
- An extortioner.
- Relating to pores.
- A member of the proletariat
- A pleb (ordinary person).
- To rove over, through, or about in a stealthy manner; especially, to search in, as for prey or booty.
- To idle; to go about aimlessly.
- To collect by plunder.
- The act of prowling.
- One who pules; one who whines or complains; a weak person.
- Of or pertaining to a pyre.
- A medusa or jellyfish.
- A fire-resistant channel for a burner in a boiler or furnace.
- To twirl; turn or wind around; coil.
- A twist; curl.
- of Lebanese origin.
- a city in Crosby County, Texas, USA.
- A demonstration; an event where people gather together to protest for or against a given cause
- A sequence of strokes between serving and scoring a point.
- An event in which competitors drive through a series of timed special stages at intervals. The winner is the driver who completes all stages with the shortest cumulative time.
- A recovery after a decline in prices; -- said of the market, stocks, etc.
- To collect, and reduce to order, as troops dispersed or thrown into confusion; to gather again; to reunite.
- To come into orderly arrangement; to renew order, or united effort, as troops scattered or put to flight; to assemble; to unite.
- To collect one's vital powers or forces; to regain health or consciousness; to recuperate.
- To recover strength after a decline in prices; -- said of the market, stocks, etc.
- To tease; to chaff good-humouredly.
- Good-humoured raillery.
- Of or pertaining to a ramus, or branching
- A carnivorous mammal, Mellivora capensis, found in Africa and some parts of Asia; the honey badger.
- a snarl, complication
- To tangle; entangle; entwine confusedly, become snarled; thus to involve; perplex; confuse.
- To undo the intricacies of; to disentangle or clarify.
- To pull apart (especially cloth or a seam); unravel.
- In the APL language, to reshape (a variable) into a vector.
- An obsolete currency in Curaçao, equivalent to six stuivers.
- An abstract sphere of influence, real or imagined.
- The domain of a certain abstraction.
- A scope of operation in networking or security.
- A territory or state, as ruled by a specific power, especially by a king.
- An otherworldly dimension or domain — magical, ethereal, or otherwise — usually in reference to one ruled or created by a mystical character.
- To refute, disprove (an argument); to confute (someone).
- To calm down.
- To make something loose.
- To become loose.
- To make something less severe or tense.
- To become less severe or tense.
- To make something (such as codes and regulations) more lenient.
- To become more lenient.
- To relieve (something) from stress.
- To relieve from constipation; to loosen; to open.
- That which remains; that which is left after loss or decay; a remaining portion.
- Something old and outdated, possibly kept for sentimental reasons.
- A part of the body of a saint, or an ancient religious object, kept for veneration.
- To turn (someone) away from a privilege, right, job, etc.
- To reject, put off (a request, demand etc.).
- To ward off (a malignant influence, attack etc.).
- To drive back (an assailant, advancing force etc.).
- To force away by means of a repulsive force.
- To cause repulsion, cause dislike.
- To save (a shot).
- To give a written or spoken response, especially to a question, request, accusation or criticism; to answer.
- To act or gesture in response.
- To repeat something back; to echo.
- A written or spoken response; part of a conversation.
- Something given in reply.
- A revalidated ticket.
- of origin, variant of Reilly.
- from Ryley in Lancashire, from +
- A manufacurer of British motorcars (1907-1969) named after William Riley Jr.
- name, transferred use of the surnames since the nineteenth century.
- name used since the 1990s.
- A competitor (person, team, company, etc.) with the same goal as another, or striving to attain the same thing. Defeating a rival may be a primary or necessary goal of a competitor.
- Someone or something with similar claims of quality or distinction as another.
- One having a common right or privilege with another; a partner.
- Having the same pretensions or claims; standing in competition for superiority.
- To oppose or compete with.
- To be equal to or to surpass another.
- To strive to equal or excel; to emulate.
- To shrivel, wrinkle (up).
- To cause to be wrinkled, to shrivel.
- A wrinkle; a rimple.
- A kind of dumpling made from egg and wheat flour, often eaten in soup.
- The official currency of Qatar and Saudi Arabia.
- muddy, cloudy (having lots of sediment)
- A long quirt attached to the end of a set of closed reins that are connected to the bridle of a horse, and used to assist in moving cattle.
- Relating to dew; dewy.
- Of or relating to wheels.
- of or relating to circular motion.
- Of or relating to the Rota.
- a former Middle Eastern and North African unit of dry weight variously equal to 1–5 lbs. (.5–2.5 kg.).
- The small spiked wheel on the end of a spur.
- A little flat ring or wheel on a horse's bit.
- A roll of hair, silk, etc., passed through the flesh of a horse in the manner of a seton in human surgery.
- To use a rowel on something, especially to drain fluid.
- To incite, to goad.
- The monetary unit of Russia, Belarus and Transnistria equal to 100 kopeks (Russian: Belarusian: The Russian ruble's symbol is ₽.
- Having printed lines.
- Being a scroll; being such that through every point of S there is a straight line that lies on S.
- A (usually rigid), flat, rectangular measuring or drawing device with graduations in units of measurement; a rule; a straightedge with markings; a measure.
- A person who rules or governs; a person who exercises dominion or controlling power over others.
- To beat with a ruler (as a traditional school punishment).
- In a rum manner; oddly, strangely.
- Pertaining to non-urban areas.
- name transferred from the surname.
- A village in Alberta, Canada.
- Of or pertaining to a sere.
- To make a shrill sound, as of bagpipes.
- To eat or drink noisily.
- To make a loud sucking noise.
- A loud sucking noise made in eating or drinking
- A mouthful of liquid
- A knot or complication of hair, thread, or the like, difficult to disentangle; entanglement; hence, intricate complication; embarrassing difficulty.
- The act of snarling; a growl; a surly or peevish expression; an angry contention.
- A growl, for example that of an angry or surly dog, or similar; grumbling sounds
- A slow-moving traffic jam
- To form raised work upon the outer surface of (thin metal ware) by the repercussion of a snarling iron upon the inner surface.
- To entangle; to complicate; to involve in knots.
- To embarrass; to ensnare.
- To growl, like an angry or surly dog; to gnarl; to utter grumbling sounds.
- To speak crossly; to talk in rude, surly terms.
- Relating to the sorus.
- A young buck in the third year.
- A yellowish or reddish brown color; sorrel.
- Of or pertaining to the calf of the leg.
- Lordly, arrogant, supercilious.
- Irritated, bad-tempered, unfriendly.
- Threatening, menacing, gloomy.
- In an arrogant or supercilious manner.
- To twist or whirl, as an eddy.
- To be arranged in a twist, spiral or whorl.
- to circulate
- A whirling eddy.
- A twist or coil of something.
- A hole, aperture, especially a nostril.
- To pierce, perforate, penetrate.
- To drill or bore.
- To throw (a projectile).
- To cut through; to pierce.
- To cut through, as a partition between one working and another.
- A hole; an aperture.
- A short communication between adits in a mine.
- A long adit in a coalpit.
- Either of the rear hip joints where the hip connects to the upper leg in certain animals, particularly cattle; often used as a reference point for measurement.
- A person who sets tiles.
- A doorkeeper or attendant at a lodge of Freemasons.
- A net or dragnet used for trawling.
- A long fishing line having many short lines bearing hooks attached to it; a setline.
- To take fish, or other marine animals, with a trawl.
- To fish from a slow moving boat.
- To make an exhaustive search for something within a defined area.
- An opportunity to test something out; a test.
- Appearance at judicial court.
- A difficult or annoying experience.
- A tryout to pick members of a team.
- An internal examination set by
- Pertaining to a trial or test.
- Attempted on a provisional or experimental basis.
- To carry out a series of tests on (a new product, procedure etc.) before marketing or implementing it.
- To try out (a new player) in a sports team.
- Characterized by having three (usually equivalent) components.
- Pertaining to a language form referring to three of something, like people; contrast singular, dual and plural. (See for an example.)
- A rapid alternation between an indicated note and the one above it, in musical notation usually indicated with the letters tr written above the staff.
- A type of consonantal sound that is produced by vibrations of the tongue against the place of articulation, for example, Spanish rr.
- To create a trill sound; to utter trills or a trill; to play or sing in tremulous vibrations of sound; to have a trembling sound; to quaver.
- To impart the quality of a trill to; to utter as, or with, a trill.
- To trickle.
- Any trihydroxy alcohol
- In accordance with the facts; truthfully, accurately.
- Honestly, genuinely, in fact, really.
- A movement where one spins round elegantly; a pirouette.
- To perform a twirl.
- To rotate rapidly.
- A region (state) in western Austria.
- A region in central Europe that includes the Austrian state of the same name and the Italian regions of South Tyrol and Trentino.
- An open sore of the skin, eyes or mucous membrane, often caused by an initial abrasion and generally maintained by an inflammation and/or an infection.
- peptic ulcer
- Anything that festers and corrupts like an open sore; a vice in character.
- Of or pertaining to the ulna, or the elbow
- Of or pertaining to urea.
- A bearded reddish sheep, subspecies of (including previously classified as being endemic to southern Asia and believed to be a wild ancestor of domestic sheep.
- An archangel in Judaism and Christianity.
- Pertaining to urns.
- The ursine seal or sea bear, better known as the northern fur seal, Callorhinus ursinus.
- Of or pertaining to a bear or bears.
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