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- Snatched, taken away; abducted.
- Lifted up into the air; transported into heaven.
- Very interested, involved in something, absorbed, transfixed; fascinated or engrossed.
- Enthusiatic; ecstatic, elated, happy.
- To transport or ravish.
- To carry away by force.
- An ecstasy; a trance.
- A tarpaulin.
- To cover something with a tarpaulin.
- misspelling of
- on the left side of the boat
- Just clear of the ground.
- Sheeted home, hoisted taut up and ready for trimming.
- Hoisted up and ready to be swayed across.
- A cave or cavern.
- An underground vault, especially one beneath a church that is used as a burial place.
- A small pit or cavity in the surface of an organ or other structure.
- To eject something violently (such as lava or water, as from a volcano or geyser).
- To burst forth; to break out.
- To spontaneously release pressure or tension.
- Intellectual ability or learning.
- Vicinity, region.
- The genitals, short for private parts.
- A city in central Scotland.
- The state capital of Western Australia.
- A small town in Tasmania.
- A town in New York.
- A hamlet in North Dakota.
- Talk to little purpose; trifling talk; unmeaningful loquacity.
- To talk much and to little purpose; to chatter; to be loquacious; to speak foolishly; to babble.
- A small piece of glass fused to the main body of a piece of glasswork and then shaped or pressed, for decoration
- To move a growing plant from one pot to a larger one to allow for further growth
- To fit with a new tip.
- Any of various small, herring-like, marine fish in the genus in the family Clupeidae.
- A line descended from a single ancestor.
- A line descending from a single extant ancestor, a lineage descending from a supergenerative species.
- Long, thin piece of land, or of any material.
- A comic strip.
- A landing strip.
- A strip steak.
- A street with multiple shopping or entertainment possibilities.
- The fencing area, roughly 14 meters by 2 meters.
- (UK football) the uniform of a football team, or the same worn by supporters.
- A trough for washing ore.
- The issuing of a projectile from a rifled gun without acquiring the spiral motion.
- To remove or take away.
- To take off clothing.
- To perform a striptease.
- To take away something from (someone or something); to plunder; to divest.
- To remove (the thread or teeth) from a screw, nut, or gear.
- To fail in the thread; to lose the thread, as a bolt, screw, or nut.
- To remove color from hair, cloth, etc. to prepare it to receive new color.
- To remove all cards of a particular suit from another player. (See also, strip-squeeze.)
- To empty (tubing) by applying pressure to the outside of (the tubing) and moving that pressure along (the tubing).
- To milk a cow, especially by stroking and compressing the teats to draw out the last of the milk.
- To run a television series at the same time daily (or at least on Mondays to Fridays), so that it appears as a strip straight across the weekly schedule.
- To pare off the surface of (land) in strips.
- To pass; to get clear of; to outstrip.
- To remove the metal coating from (a plated article), as by acids or electrolytic action.
- To remove fibre, flock, or lint from; said of the teeth of a card when it becomes partly clogged.
- To pick the cured leaves from the stalks of (tobacco) and tie them into "hands".
- To remove the midrib from (tobacco leaves).
- A strap; more specifically a piece of leather or a substitute (notably canvas), or strip of wood covered with a suitable material, for honing a razor, in this sense also called razor strop.
- A bad mood or temper (see stroppy.)
- A piece of rope spliced into a circular wreath, and put round a block for hanging it.
- To strap.
- (recorded since 1842; now most used) To hone (a razor) with a strop.
- To mark a sequence of letters syntactically as having a special property, such as being a keyword, e.g. by enclosing in apostrophes as in
'foo' or writing in uppercase as in
- lukewarmness, tepidness, moderate warmth.
- Someone who drinks a lot; a drunkard.
- A homeless person, a vagabond.
- A disreputable, promiscuous woman; a slut.
- Any ship which does not have a fixed schedule or published ports of call.
- A long walk, possibly of more than one day, in a scenic or wilderness area.
- of, especially a very small one.
- (in apposition): Of objects, stray and intrusive and unwanted
- To walk with heavy footsteps.
- To walk for a long time (usually through difficult terrain).
- To hitchhike.
- To tread upon forcibly and repeatedly; to trample.
- To travel or wander through.
- To cleanse, as clothes, by treading upon them in water.
- To tread heavily, especially to crush underfoot.
- To utterly defeat an opponent.
- A blowing apparatus in which air, drawn into the upper part of a vertical tube through side holes by a stream of water within, is carried down with the water into a box or chamber below which it is led to a furnace.
- Turpentine or turpentine substitute.
- Any alcoholic drink.
- A fool, a twit.
- A small or puny person; one regarded as insignificant, contemptible.
- A person who can be bullied playfully, or easily teased. Sometimes used as a pet-name (often for a younger sibling).
- Broken away (from restraint).
- Without notice to prepare the mind for the event; sudden; hasty; unceremonious.
- Curt in manner; brusque; rude; uncivil; impolite.
- Having sudden transitions from one subject or state to another; unconnected; disjointed.
- Broken off.
- Extremely steep or craggy as if broken up; precipitous.
- Suddenly terminating, as if cut off; truncate.
- To tear off or asunder.
- To interrupt suddenly.
- Something which is abrupt; an abyss.
- The supposed paranormal transference of an object from one place to another, or the appearance of an object from an unknown source, often associated with poltergeist activity and séances.
- The cavity beneath the junction of the arm and shoulder.
- Somewhere or something considered unpleasant or undesirable.
- A pre-metric French unit of length, having various official measures.
- A pre-metric French unit of area, having various official measures.
- To entrap; to ensnare.
- To catch in a trap; entrap; ensnare; circumvent; enclose.
- To furnish (a horse) with trappings; deck; adorn.
- One who is holding a captive or captives.
- One who catches or has caught or captured something or someone.
- A fabric used as a complete floor covering.
- Any surface or cover resembling a carpet or fulfilling its function.
- A wrought cover for tables.
- A woman's pubic hair.
- To lay carpet, or to have carpet installed, in an area.
- To substantially cover something, as a carpet does; to blanket something.
- To reprimand.
- To attach (a boat) to the roof of an automobile for transportation.
- A helicopter.
- To helicopter: to transport by helicopter.
- To helicopter: to travel by helicopter.
- To move like a helicopter.
- To comport (oneself); to behave.
- To evict, especially from a country.
- fascinated, enraptured
- To catch something in a trap or snare.
- To lure someone, either into a dangerous situation, or into performing an illegal act.
- An inhabitant or a resident of ancient or modern Epirus, in northwest Greece and southern Albania.
- A quarter (fourth part) used especially as a unit of mass or capacity.
- A complex organ (having hooks and suckers) in some parasitic worms
- To break into.
- To enter forcibly or uninvited.
- To rapidly increase or intensify.
- An object found in a very unusual or apparently impossible archaeological context (like the found in an allegedly 500,000-year-old geode) which would challenge conventional historiography and chronology if authentic.
- To surpass in rapping (speaking lyrics in rap music); to rap better than.
- To talk insincerely; to prevaricate or equivocate in speech or actions.
- To trifle.
- To haggle.
- To babble; to chatter.
- trashy, trivial, of little value
- meager; worthless; pitiful; trifling
- A small room, closet, or cabinet usually located in or near the kitchen, dedicated to food storage and/or storing kitchenware, like a larder, but smaller. Since the pantry is not typically temperature-controlled (unlike a refrigerator or root cellar), the foods stored in a pantry are usually shelf-stable staples such as grains, flours, and preserved foods.
- One of the two persons from whom one is immediately biologically descended; a mother or father.
- A surrogate mother
- A third person who has provided DNA samples in a IVF procedure in order to alter faulty genetic material
- A person who acts as a parent in rearing a child; a step-parent or adoptive parent.
- A relative.
- The source or origin of something.
- An organism from which a plant or animal is immediately biologically descended.
- Sponsor, supporter, owner, protector.
- A parent company.
- The object from which a child or derived object is descended; a node superior to another node.
- To act as parent, to raise or rear.
- To coat with gypsum or plaster stone; to plaster, for example walls, or the interior of flues.
- To paint; to cover over.
- Gypsum or plaster stone.
- Plaster, as for lining the interior of flues, or for stuccowork.
- Paint, especially for the face.
- Equality; comparability of strength or intensity.
- A set with the property of having all of its elements belonging to one of two disjoint subsets, especially a set of integers split in subsets of even and odd elements.
- The classification of an element of a set with parity into one of the two sets.
- Symmetry of interactions under spatial inversion.
- In reversi, the last move within a given sector of the board.
- The number of times a woman has given birth.
- The number of times a sow has farrowed.
- A work in a specified number of parts.
- That which parts.
- In part, or to some degree, but not completely.
- A baked food group which contains items made from flour and fat pastes such as pie crust; also tarts, bear claws, napoleons, puff pastries, etc.
- The type of light flour-based dough used in pastries.
- The place where pastry is made.
- A pattern or die used to manufacture a matrix
- A going of the rounds along the chain of sentinels and between the posts, by a guard, usually consisting of three or four men, to insure greater security from attacks on the outposts.
- A movement, by a small body of troops beyond the line of outposts, to explore the country and gain intelligence of the enemy's whereabouts.
- The guard or men who go the rounds for observation; a detachment whose duty it is to patrol.
- Any perambulation of a particular line or district to guard it; also, the men thus guarding
- To go the rounds along a chain of sentinels; to traverse a police district or beat.
- To go the rounds of, as a sentry, guard, or policeman
- One who pelts.
- A pinchpenny; a mean, sordid person; a miser; a skinflint.
- Pelts or skins, collectively; skins with the fur on them; furs.
- To go through with; to perform.
- In a manner that is lively or high-spirited
- To bother, harass, or annoy persistently.
- Petroleum, a fluid consisting of a mixture of refined petroleum hydrocarbons, primarily consisting of octane, commonly used as a motor fuel.
- An alloy of approximately 93–98% tin, 1–2% copper, and the balance of antimony.
- An alloy of tin and lead.
- items made of pewter.
- A dark, dull grey colour, like that of the metal.
- Of a dark, dull grey colour, like that of the metal.
- To coat with pewter.
- To whirl around, to wander aimlessly.
- To snoop or prowl
- A mixture of wood ash and leaves chewed as a stimulant by Aboriginal Australians.
- Any coral of the genus or family .
- A scallion; a leek or small onion.
- Somewhat fat, pudgy, overweight.
- Having a dignified bearing; handsome, imposing.
- A commotion, a tempest.
- To make a bustle or stir; to be fussy.
- A person who habitually pouts; a sourpuss
- A breed of pigeon that inflates its crop
- form of (a kind of pigeon)
- To act or perform beforehand.
- A sharp-pointed instrument.
- An eelspear.
- pique; offence
- To pierce or make holes in.
- Any of various shrubs and small trees in the genus Ligustrum.
- A unit, derived from a standard distribution, used in measuring the responses to doses
- Ready, willing (to act).
- Quick, acting without delay.
- On time, punctual.
- A reminder or cue.
- A time limit given for payment of an account for produce purchased, this limit varying with different goods.
- A symbol that appears on a monitor to indicate that the computer is ready to receive input.
- A suggestion for inspiration given to an author.
- To lead (someone) toward what they should say or do.
- To show or tell an actor/person the words they should be saying, or actions they should be doing.
- To to or to.
- A bronze coin, equivalent to the Roman quadrans, used in ancient Palestine.
- An aluminium coin, worth one thousandth of a pound, used in Israel until 1960.
- A ketonic amide derivative of pteridine responsible for some of the colouring in nature. It is also a component of folic acid.
- A peristyle raised on a podium, differing from an ordinary peristyle raised only on a stylobate.
- One who bets (punts) against the bank (banque).
- One who oars or poles a punt (pontoon).
- One who punts a football.
- one who gambles. See speculator.
- A customer of a commercial establishment, frequently of a pub or (alternatively) of a prostitute.
- A beginner or unskilled climber.
- A program used to forcibly disconnect another user from a network.
- having the greatest purity
- Of or pertaining to purism
- An advocate of purism
- A purse or purse net.
- Rotting, rotten, being in a state of putrefaction.
- of, relating to, or characteristic of putrefaction, especially having a bad smell, like that of rotting flesh.
- Vile, disgusting.
- morally corrupt
- totally objectionable
- To be active, but not excessively busy, at a task or a series of tasks.
- One who puts or places.
- One who pushes the small wagons in a coal mine.
- A golf club specifically intended for a putt.
- A person who is taking a putt or putting.
- To produce intermittent bursts of sound in the course of operating.
- A convertible automobile.
- A member of the kshatriya Hindu caste in India
- A person who has committed rape.
- A bird of prey.
- One who ravishes or plunders.
- One of the dromaeosaurs, a family of carnivorous dinosaurs having tearing claws on the hind legs.
- A seizure.
- A state of rapture.
- An idea that is formed by the repetition of percepts.
- A meal.
- The food eaten at a meal.
- To supply food to; to feast.
- To take food.
- To do or say again (and again).
- To echo the words of (a person).
- To make trial of again; to undergo or encounter again.
- To repay or refund (an excess received).
- (procedure word, military) To call in a previous artillery fire mission with the same ammunition and method either on the coordinates or adjusted either because destruction of the target was insufficient or missed.
- An iteration; a repetition.
- A television program shown after its initial presentation -- particularly many weeks after its initial presentation; a rerun.
- Patterns of nucleic acids that occur in multiple copies throughout the genome.
- To feel pain, sorrow, or regret for what one has done or omitted to do; the cause for repenting may be indicated with "of".
- To be sorry for sin as morally evil, and to seek forgiveness; to cease to practice sin and to love.
- To feel pain on account of; to remember with sorrow.
- To be sorry for, to regret.
- To cause to have sorrow or regret.
- To cause (oneself) to feel pain or regret.
- Creeping along the ground.
- To post again.
- To post up again: To reset yourself at the post.
- The act of posting again; the material thus posted.
- To replace a ball on its correct spot on a snooker, billiards or pool table.
- To replace a pin to its correct position prior to a player bowling.
- To move a commercial or military vehicle or vehicles into a new position in order to make room for other activity or to allow the moved vehicles to be worked on.
- To perform the final welds on a manufactured item.
- An operation in which commercial or military vehicles are respotted.
- The final welding on a manufactured item.
- To re-enter (text) using a keyboard.
- A thrust given in return after parrying a lunge.
- A quick and usually witty response to a taunt.
- An answer or reply, rapidly uttered, in response to a question or problem.
- A city in Idaho.
- An unincorporated community in Ohio.
- A town in Vermont.
- A town in West Virginia.
- A junior army officer.
- A writing; a written document.
- Written characters; style of writing.
- Type made in imitation of handwriting.
- An original instrument or document.
- The written document containing the dialogue and action for a drama; the text of a stage play, movie, or other performance. Especially, the final form used for the performance itself.
- A file containing a list of user commands, allowing them to be invoked once to execute in sequence.
- A system of writing adapted to a particular language or set of languages.
- An abbreviation for a prescription.
- To make or write a script.
- To spit out violently, as with disgust or surprise.
- To squirt out in a messy stream.
- Favourable to sports
- Flashy in appearance.
- To leap; bound; move quickly; dart
- A spirit; a soul; a shade; also, an apparition.
- An elf; a fairy; a goblin.
- The green woodpecker, or yaffle.
- A two-dimensional image or animation that is integrated into a larger scene.
- An electrical discharge that occurs high above the cumulonimbus cloud of an active thunderstorm.
- A spayed female ferret.
- A sprinkling or spray of liquid; a small amount of liquid.
- To spray, sprinkle, or squirt lightly.
- To spring up; to germinate.
- any short, stiff object.
- A leap; a spring.
- A steep ascent in a road.
- Active; lively; vigorous.
- A branch of a family.
- A progenitor of a branch of a family.
- A superfamily of animals or plants.
- A long, straight region of a single colour.
- The badge worn by certain officers in the military or other forces.
- Distinguishing characteristic; sign; likeness; sort.
- A long narrow mark left by striking with a lash or rod; by extension, such a stroke.
- A pattern produced by arranging the warp threads in sets of alternating colours, or in sets presenting some other contrast of appearance.
- To mark with stripes.
- To distribute data across several separate physical disks to reduce the time to read and write.
- Having stripes; striped.
- A state of reduced consciousness or sensibility.
- A state in which one has difficulty in thinking or using one’s senses.
- A person or thing that tamps.
- A tool used to tamp something down, such as tobacco in a pipe.
- An envelope of neutron-reflecting material in a nuclear weapon, used to delay the expansion of the reacting material and thus produce a longer-lasting and more energetic explosion.
- To alter by making unauthorized changes; to meddle.
- To discuss future contracts against league rules with a player.
- of; thin candles used for lighting other candles.
- An extinct Northern European wild horse,
- Any of several fishes of the family or Megalopidae, especially a large silvery game fish.
- A pot used for carrying tar.
- A large marine fish ( of the southern United States and the West Indies, with large silvery scales.
- A tendency to be of a certain type of mood.
- State of mind.
- The state of any compound substance which results from the mixture of various ingredients; due mixture of different qualities.
- Constitution of body; the mixture or relative proportion of the four humours: blood, choler, phlegm, and melancholy.
- The heat treatment to which a metal or other material has been subjected; a material that has undergone a particular heat treatment.
- Calmness of mind; moderation; equanimity; composure.
- The state of a metal or other substance, especially as to its hardness, produced by some process of heating or cooling.
- Middle state or course; mean; medium.
- Milk of lime, or other substance, employed in the process formerly used to clarify sugar.
- To moderate or control.
- To strengthen or toughen a material, especially metal, by heat treatment; anneal.
- To sauté spices in ghee or oil to release essential oils for flavouring a dish in South Asian cuisine.
- To mix clay, plaster or mortar with water to obtain the proper consistency.
- To adjust, as the mathematical scale to the actual scale, or to that in actual use.
- To govern; to manage.
- To combine in due proportions; to constitute; to compose.
- To mingle in due proportion; to prepare by combining; to modify, as by adding some new element; to qualify, as by an ingredient; hence, to soften; to mollify; to assuage.
- To fit together; to adjust; to accommodate.
- An image of a Semitic household god.
- Any of several preparations, primarily of terpineol, used medicinally
- an altercation, quarrel, argument
- an accusation or serious charge
- To contradict
- To scold; rebuke
- To cry out; complain; contend
- To argue; bicker
- To call; name
- To cozen or cheat
- To maintain obstinately against denial or contradiction.
- To beat or thrash.
- To insist on
- to threap
- to call, to term
- to insist
- Someone who tips; someone who gives a gratuity.
- A small moustache.
- A goods vehicle with a tippable body, used for carrying loose materials such as gravel or rubble; a tipper truck or lorry.
- A kind of ale brewed with brackish water obtained from a particular well.
- A secondary explosive made from RDX, TNT and powdered aluminium, used in World War II.
- dormant or hibernating
- lazy, lethargic or apathetic
- An inferior racing boat, or one who rows in such a boat.
- A state of being inactive or stuporous.
- A state of apathy or lethargy.
- A state similar to hibernation characterised by energy-conserving, very deep sleep
- A snare; a stratagem; a trepan.
- To ensnare; to catch by stratagem; to entrap; to trepan.
- A slattern; an idle, sluttish, or untidy woman.
- Of a gait, short, rapid and high-stepping.
- traplike, reminiscent of a trap
- Abundant in traps
- Like the mineral called trap; trappean; trappous.
- timid, timorous, fearful
- A kind of strong pale ale from the Low Countries.
- At three times the severity or degree.
- a three-legged stand or mount
- A man with macrophallism.
- To enter the tripod position showing signs of exhaustion or distress.
- A three-legged structure; a tripod.
- Any of the final examinations for a BA honours degree at
- One who tropes.
- One who uses tropes.
- any of the tropic hormones; one that is secreted by an endocrine gland and targets another such gland
- Crazy, mad, strangely behaving; especially as attributed to hot weather.
- The dye (and former drug) trypan blue.
- The white root of a yellow-flowered plant, Brassica rapa, grown as a vegetable and as fodder for cattle.
- The yellow root of a related plant, the swede or Brassica napus.
- A large, heavy pocket watch, so called because its profile resembled the vegetable.
- To plant with turnips.
- To feed or graze (livestock) on turnips.
- Foul; base; wicked; morally depraved.
- The resurrection.
- To root up; to tear up by the roots, or as if by the roots; to extirpate.
- To remove utterly; to eradicate.
- commotion; disturbance, tumult
- disturb, cause a commotion, stir up
- To tear up (wrench from the ground).
- an upward turn or trend, especially in business activity or profit
- to turn (something) up or over
- The most populous province of Flanders and Belgium.
- The capital city of the eponymous
- Openly, publicly, without secrecy.
- Clearly, plainly.
- A foliated or chalk-like variety of calcite.
- A round sweet and juicy stone fruit, resembling peach or plum in taste, with a yellow-orange flesh, lightly fuzzy skin and a large seed inside.
- The apricot tree, Prunus armeniaca
- A pale yellow-orange colour, like that of an apricot fruit.
- A dog with an orange-coloured coat.
- the junction of the brain and brain stem on a target, used as an aiming point to ensure a one-shot kill.
- A testicle.
- Of a pale yellowish-orange colour, like that of an apricot.
- Without lateral columns; applied to buildings which have no series of columns along their sides, but are either prostyle or amphiprostyle.
- Any of the Aptera, an obsolete taxonomic category of wingless arthropods.
- A reduction in the functionality of an organ caused by disease, injury or lack of use.
- To wither or waste away.
- To cause to waste away or become abortive; to starve or weaken.
- A post sunk in the ground to receive the bars closing a passage into a field.
- To spurt on or over; to asperse.
- Involving two parties or entities.
- A small, metal object with spikes arranged so that, when thrown onto the ground, one always faces up as a threat to pedestrians, horses, and vehicles.
- The same object represented as a heraldic charge.
- The starthistle, a plant with sharp thorns.
- Any of a number of flowering plants in the family Zygophyllaceae, including several members of the genus and the species Tribulus terrestris, native to warm temperate and tropical regions.
- A spell or incantation; a trifling magic trick.
- A wilful piece of trickery or mischiefChambers Dictionary, 1998, s.v.
- Any salt or ester of capric acid
- A roofed structure for automobile storage, usually attached to a house and not fully enclosed like a garage but with at least one side open to the outdoors.
- One of the main sections into which the text of a book is divided.
- A section of a social or religious body.
- An administrative division of an organization, usually local to a specific area.
- An assembly of monks, or of the prebends and other clergymen connected with a cathedral, conventual, or collegiate church, or of a diocese, usually presided over by the dean.
- A community of canons or canonesses.
- A bishop's council.
- An organized branch of some society or fraternity, such as the Freemasons.
- A meeting of certain organized societies or orders.
- A chapter house.
- A sequence (of events), especially when presumed related and likely to continue.
- A decretal epistle.
- A location or compartment.
- To divide into chapters.
- To put into a chapter.
- To use administrative procedure to remove someone.
- To work as a colporteur
- To divide and share with others.
- To divide into smaller parts; to divide into compartments.
- To arrange or lay out according to a plan, with due distribution and disposition of parts.
- To tolerate, bear, put up (with).
- To be in agreement (with); to be of an accord.
- To behave (in a given manner).
- Manner of acting; conduct; deportment.
- A counter (token used for keeping count).
- A prison attached to a city court; a counter.
- In a depraved state; debased; perverted; morally degenerate; weak in morals.
- Abounding in errors; not genuine or correct; in an invalid state.
- In a putrid state; spoiled; tainted; vitiated; unsound.
- To make corrupt; to change from good to bad; to draw away from the right path; to deprave; to pervert.
- To become putrid or tainted; to putrefy; to rot.
- To debase or render impure by alterations or innovations; to falsify.
- To waste, spoil, or consume; to make worthless.
- A cramp iron or cramp ring; a chape, as of a scabbard.
- One of the metal plates, with spikes attached, forming a pair of crampons.
- A metal plate for a player to stand on when delivering the stones.
- A type of savoury cake, typically flat and round, made from batter and yeast, containing many small holes and served toasted, usually with butter.
- A person (or, collectively, persons), usually female, considered sexually desirable.
- Of or pertaining to crypts (small pits or cavities in the body).
- Having hidden meaning.
- Mystified or of an obscure nature.
- Involving use of code or cipher/cypher.
- Well camouflaged; having good camouflage.
- Apparently identical, but actually genetically distinct.
- A cryptic crossword.
- The person or thing at fault for a problem or crime.
- Any of several non-stoichiometric compounds, of general formula XYCumOn, many of which are superconductors
- Any organocopper compound of general formula R2Cu
- A mineral composed of cuprous oxide and a minor ore of copper.
- To convert an encrypted or coded text or message into plain text.
- A decoded communication.
- Distinct; separate; secrete; divided.
- To separate; to divide; to break off.
- To part, separate.
- To divide, divide up, distribute.
- The difference between the thickness of the metal at the mouth and at the breech of a piece of ordnance.
- A piece of metal placed on the muzzle, or near the trunnions, on the top of a piece of ordnance, to make the line of sight parallel to the axis of the bore.
- To furnish with a dispart sight.
- To make allowance for the dispart in (a gun), when taking aim.
- to amuse oneself divertingly or playfully; to cavort or gambol
- To display ostentatiously
- To remove from a port; to carry away.
- A pastime; anything which diverts one from serious matters; a game; sport; relaxation, recreation; entertainment; amusement
- Fun; gaiety; merriment; mirth; joy
- Deportment; bearing; carriage.
- orientation; elevation; bearing.
- To throw into confusion or disorder.
- To interrupt or impede.
- To improve a product or service in ways that displace an established one and surprise the market.
- Torn off or torn asunder; severed; disrupted.
- A person who, or device which empties
- To conceal information by means of a code or cipher.
- strictly thermodynamic entropy. A measure of the amount of energy in a physical system that cannot be used to do work.
- A measure of the disorder present in a system.
- The capacity factor for thermal energy that is hidden with respect to temperature .
- The dispersal of energy; how much energy is spread out in a process, or how widely spread out it becomes, at a specific temperature. 
- A measure of the amount of information and noise present in a signal.
- The tendency of a system that is left to itself to descend into chaos.
- To subject to epuration; to purify.
- A perennial North African grass, used for fibre production, and for making paper.
- a clip, snippet, passage or extract from a larger work such as a news article, a film, a literary composition or other media
- To select or copy sample material (excerpts) from a work.
- A pot used to hold or carry fire.
- An early incendiary device, an earthenware pot filled with combustible materials and ignited through a hole in the bottom.
- A trap for catching flies.
- The Venus flytrap, an insectivorous plant.
- The top of the head; the top of the forehead.
- The lock of hair which grows on top of the forehead; the corresponding part of a wig.
- In the phrase, to take time (or occasion or opportunity) by the foretop, meaning "to boldly seize an opportunity".
- A fop; one who sports a foretop.
- An erect tuft of hair.
- The forelock of a horse.
- A platform at the top of the foremast, supported by the trestle trees.
- The front seat at the top of a horse-drawn vehicle.
- A frivolous young woman.
- A town in Hampshire, England, next to Portsmouth.
- A hatch in the hull of a ship through which a cannon is fired.
- (female) trickster, swindler, crook, racketeer, con (wo)man, impostor, fiddler, fraud, double-crosser
- the removable roof of a convertible or sports car which is made of a rigid material.
- a car with such a roof.
- Someone who plays a harp, especially a pedal harp.
- A person who is keenly interested in the latest trends or fashions.
- A member of Bohemian counterculture.
- An aficionado of jazz who considers himself or herself to be hip.
- Underwear with an elastic waistband at hip level.
- A fleshy, edible plant in the stonecrop family,
- a shrub or small tree in the Rutaceae family, native to North and Central America.
- Somebody who is rash, impetuous or impulsive.
- An advance of funds, especially to a government service or employee.
- To advance on loan.
- An impression; the mark left behind by printing something.
- The name and details of a publisher or printer, as printed in a book etc.; a publishing house.
- A distinctive marking, symbol or logo.
- To leave a print, impression, image, etc.
- To learn something indelibly at a particular stage of life, such as who one's parents are.
- To mark a gene as being from a particular parent so that only one of the two copies of the gene is expressed.
- an airport served by jet aircraft
- Any of a number of towns in English-speaking countries
- A pit where marl has been dug.
- A meddlesome person whose activity interferes with the plans of others.
- A common place name or element of a place name (i.e. Newport Beach, Newport Bay).
- A city in Arkansas, USA
- A town in Delaware
- A town on the Isle of Wight in England, where it is the administrative centre.
- A town in Indiana
- One of two towns in Ireland
- A city in Kentucky
- A town in Maine
- A city in Minnesota
- A village in Nebraska
- A town in New Hampshire
- A town and village in New York
- A town in North Carolina
- A city in Oregon
- A borough in Pennsylvania
- A seaside city on Aquidneck Island in Rhode Island, United States.
- A in South Carolina
- A city in Tennessee
- A city and a town in Vermont; the city is the county seat of Orleans County.
- A cathedral and university city and unitary authority in southeast Wales.
- A city in Washington
- A town in Wisconsin
- To perform a work or labour; to exert power or strength, physical or mechanical; to act.
- To produce an appropriate physical effect; to issue in the result designed by nature; especially to take appropriate effect on the human system.
- To act or produce effect on the mind; to exert moral power or influence.
- To perform some manual act upon a human body in a methodical manner, and usually with instruments, with a view to restore soundness or health, as in amputation, lithotomy, etc.
- To deal in stocks or any commodity with a view to speculative profits.
- To produce, as an effect; to cause.
- To put into, or to continue in, operation or activity; to work.
- A piece of land that stands out (usually into water) from the land surrounding.
- A coming out of bedrock or of an unconsolidated deposit to the surface of the ground.
- The part of a rock formation that appears at the surface of the ground.
- To come out to the surface of the ground.
- A port city or harbor which is secondary to a main port.
- In Newfoundland and Labrador any city, town, or village having a port, other than the main port of St. John's."Outports" at Newfoundand and Labrador Heritage official web site
- The act of pouring out.
- To pour out.
- To exceed or surpass in prayer.
- Excessively apt or prone to do something.
- To place (a plant) in too large a pot.
- To overthrow; subdue.
- To leave a tip that is too large.
- To be higher than; to rise over the top of.
- To place too many toppings on.
- Over the top.
- The servant in charge of the bread and the pantry in a great house.
- A low retaining wall.
- Part of a perimeter that extends above the roof.
- A fortification consisting of a wall.
- pertaining to paresis
- On the side of the auditory capsule; near the external ear.
- Relating to the parotid gland.
- The parotid gland.
- A wooden floor made of parquetry.
- The part of a theatre between the orchestra and the parquet circle.
- In some European countries, the branch of the administrative government that handles prosecutions.
- In some European bourses or stock exchanges, the railed-in space within which the agents de change, or privileged brokers, conduct business; also, the business conducted by them, distinguished from the coulisse, or outside market.
- To lay or fit such a floor.
- Pertaining to or having the characteristics of a parrot.
- To take part in an activity; to participate.
- To take a share or portion (of).
- To have something of the properties, character, or office (of).
- A region in northeastern Iran.
- The empire ruled by dynasts from Parthia; Parthian Empire; Arsacid Empire.
- Existing as a part or portion; incomplete.
- Describing a property that holds only when an algorithm terminates.
- Biased in favor of a person, side, or point of view, especially when dealing with a competition or dispute.
- Having a predilection for something.
- Of or relating to a partial derivative or partial differential.
- A partial derivative: a derivative with respect to one independent variable of a function in multiple variables while holding the other variables constant.
- Any of the sine waves which make up a complex tone; often an overtone or harmonic of the fundamental.
- dentures that replace only some of the natural teeth
- An incomplete fingerprint
- A fragment of a template containing markup.
- The act of parting or dividing; the state of being parted; division; separation.
- A farewell, the act of departing politely.
- The dividing line formed by combing the hair in different directions; part (US)
- The surface of the sand of one section of a mould where it meets that of another section.
- The separation and determination of alloys; especially, the separation, as by acids, of gold from silver in the assay button.
- A joint or fissure, as in a coal seam.
- The breaking, as of a cable, by violence.
- Lamellar separation in a crystallized mineral, due to some other cause than cleavage, as to the presence of twinning lamellae.
- A type of instrumental suite popular in the 18th century
- A hen (originally in the form Dame Partlet).
- A covering for the neck and upper chest, originally worn by both sexes, but later especially by women to cover a low neckline.
- To some extent.
- In part.
- A Hindu goddess, the goddess of love, devotion and power; nominally the second consort of Shiva, the Hindu god of destruction and rejuvenation.
- name used in India.
- The area on a horse's leg between the fetlock joint and the hoof.
- A shackle for horses while pasturing.
- A patten.
- Land, specifically, an open field, on which livestock is kept for feeding.
- Ground covered with grass or herbage, used or suitable for the grazing of livestock.
- Food, nourishment.
- To move animals into a pasture.
- To graze.
- To feed, especially on growing grass; to supply grass as food for.
- A vessel resembling a grab, used in the coasting trade of Bombay and Ceylon.
- A person who patches something.
- Derived from the name of a country, and designating an inhabitant of the country; gentile.
- Relating to the right of abode in the United Kingdom by having a British parent or grandparent
- One who has the right of abode in the United Kingdom by having a British parent or grandparent
- One versed in patristics.
- One of the landowning Dutch grandees of the Dutch colony of New Amsterdam, especially after it became a British possession renamed as New York.
- Model, example.
- Something from which a copy is made; a model or outline.
- Someone or something seen as an example to be imitated; an exemplar.
- A copy.
- A sample; of coins, an example which was struck but never minted.
- A representative example.
- The material needed to make a piece of clothing.
- The paper or cardboard template from which the parts of a garment are traced onto fabric prior to cutting out and assembling.
- A full-sized model around which a mould of sand is made, to receive the melted metal. It is usually made of wood and in several parts, so as to be removed from the mould without damage.
- A text string containing wildcards, used for matching.
- A design, motif or decoration, especially formed from regular repeated elements.
- A naturally-occurring or random arrangement of shapes, colours etc. which have a regular or decorative effect.
- The given spread, range etc. of shot fired from a gun.
- A particular sequence of events, facts etc. which can be understood, used to predict the future, or seen to have a mathematical, geometric, statistical etc. relationship.
- An intelligible arrangement in a given area of language.
- To apply a pattern.
- To make or design (anything) by, from, or after, something that serves as a pattern; to copy; to model; to imitate.
- To follow an example.
- To fit into a pattern.
- To serve as an example for.
- An official who visits agricultural lands and maintains records of their ownership and tilling.
- of French origin.
- a town in Cumbria, England, formerly in Cumberland.
- Something perceived; the object of perception.
- A perceived object as it exists in the mind of someone perceiving it; the mental impression that is the result of perceiving something.
- To destroy or defeat.
- Fitting its definition precisely.
- Having all of its parts in harmony with a common purpose.
- Without fault or mistake; thoroughly skilled or talented.
- Excellent and delightful in all respects.
- Representing a completed action.
- Sexually mature and fully differentiated.
- Of flowers, having both male (stamens) and female (carpels) parts.
- Of a set, that it is equal to its set of limit points, i.e. set A is perfect if A=A'.
- Describing an interval or any compound interval of a unison, octave, or fourths and fifths that are not tritones.
- Made with equal parts of sweet and dry vermouth.
- Well informed; certain; sure.
- The perfect tense, or a form in that tense.
- To make perfect; to improve or hone.
- To take an action, usually the filing of a document in the correct venue, that secures a legal right.
- A charm worn on a necklace; an amulet.
- An amorphous volcanic glass formed by the hydration of obsidian.
- The lightweight insulating material and aggregate resulting from expanding perlite glass by heat.
- The form of a salt of a particular base/acid combination in which the base has the highest valency; i.e. the salt formally derived from a peroxide.
- To go on stubbornly or resolutely.
- To repeat an utterance.
- To continue to exist.
- To cause to persist; make permanent.
- to belong to or be a part of; be an adjunct, attribute, or accessory of
- to relate, to refer, be relevant to
- To apply; to be or remain in place; to continue to be applicable
- To disturb; to bother or unsettle.
- To slightly modify the motion of an object.
- To modify the motion of a body by exerting a gravitational force.
- To modify slightly, such as an equation or value.
- pierced or punched with holes
- One who has been perverted; one who has turned to error; one who has turned to a twisted sense of values or morals.
- A person whose sexual habits are not considered acceptable.
- To turn another way; to divert.
- To turn from truth, rectitude, or propriety; to divert from a right use, end, or way; to lead astray; to corrupt.
- To misapply; to misinterpret designedly.
- To become perverted; to take the wrong course.
- The claimant or plaintiff in ancient legal systems.
- A weapon used to hurl stones
- Composed of rock or stone; rocky, stony.
- To harden organic matter by permeating with water and depositing dissolved minerals.
- To produce rigidity akin to stone.
- To immobilize with fright.
- To become stone, or of a stony hardness, as organic matter by calcareous deposits.
- To become stony, callous, or obdurate.
- To make callous or obdurate; to stupefy; to paralyze; to transform; as by petrification.
- Of or pertaining to people named Peter, particularly or
- Resembling rock or stone in its hardness
- Of the dense portion of the temporal bone that protects the inner ear.
- Of or resembling pewter.
- The breastplate of a horse's armour or harness.
- An organophosphorus compound with chemical formula C8H4O3, used as a pesticide.
- A clan or kinship group consisting of a number of families claiming descent from a common ancestor and having certain collective functions and responsibilities.
- A former kinship division consisting of two or more distinct clans with separate identities but considered to be a single unit.
- A member of the Order of Poor Clerics Regular of the Mother of God of the Pious Schools, a Catholic educational order founded in the sixteenth century.
- A Spanish or Spanish-American coin and unit of currency, originally worth eight real.
- A form of currency originally used in the Ottoman Empire, and now used in the Middle Eastern countries of Egypt, Lebanon, Sudan and Syria.
- any salt or ester of picric acid
- A variety of high-magnesium olivine basalt.
- A area of soil where pigs have turned up the ground with their snouts looking for worms, insects, and plant roots to eat.
- pilotage; skill in the duties of a pilot
- One who or that which pivots, especially a muscle.
- One who, or that which, plaits.
- Pertaining to the bottom surface (sole) of the foot, as with plantar warts. Compare palmar.
- One who plants something.
- A box or pot for plants, usually large and standing on the floor.
- Any of the early English settlers, given the lands of the dispossessed Irish populace during the reign of Elizabeth I.
- A machine used for planting seeds.
- The owner of a plantation.
- A person or machine that produces pleats.
- A person who plots.
- An output device that draws graphs and other pictorial images on paper, sometimes using attached pens.
- An instrument used to mark or find the position of a vessel on a chart.
- To splash around in something wet; to dabble.
- To potter.
- The act of ploutering, or splashing about.
- Anything that points or is used for pointing.
- A teacher's pointer, pointing stick, a rod with an arrow
- A needle-like component of a timepiece or measuring device that indicates the time or the current reading of the device.
- A breed of hunting dog.
- A variable that holds the address of a memory location where a value can be stored.
- An icon that indicates the position of the mouse; a cursor.
- A tip, a bit of advice (usually plural.)
- Something worth a given number of points.
- A fish of family Bramidae, consisting of eight genera and some twenty species.
- Several species of butterfishes in the genus
- A male homosexual, especially an effeminate one; a pansy.
- Having grooves or furrows broader than the intervening ridges; furrowed.
- Having or relating to porosis.
- One who has porosis.
- stretched (out or forward)
- To stretch out or forward.
- To proffer (a document) for inspection.
- A breviary; a prayer book.
- In an unconnected manner, as opposed to legato, but not as short as staccato.
- To serve as a warning or omen.
- To signify; to denote.
- Something that portends an event about to occur, especially an unfortunate or evil event; an omen.
- A portending; significance
- Something regarded as portentous; a marvel; prodigy.
- A pluggable user interface component making up part of a portal, such as a fragment displaying weather or news headlines.
- To paint or draw the likeness of.
- To describe in words; to convey.
- To play a role; to depict a character, person, situation, or event.
- To adorn with pictures.
- The way a person holds and positions their body.
- A situation or condition.
- One's attitude or the social or political position one takes towards an issue or another person.
- The position of someone or something relative to another; position; situation.
- to put one's body into a posture or series of postures, especially hoping that one will be noticed and admired
- to pretend to have an opinion or a conviction
- To place in a particular position or attitude; to pose.
- A kitchen garden; sometimes used attributively.
- A porringer.
- A machine in which rags, after being washed, are stirred and bleached as part of a process for making paper
- The operator of such a machine; a potcherman
- Any plant whose leaves, stems or flowers may be used as a culinary herb.
- Any species of the genus Potorous of the rat kangaroo family Potoroidae, endemic to Australia.
- A long mesa on the flank of a mountain.
- Fired ceramic wares that contain clay when formed
- A potter's shop or workshop, where pottery is made
- The potter's craft or art: making vessels from clay
- The quality or state of being poor or indigent; want or scarcity of means of subsistence; indigence; need.
- Any deficiency of elements or resources that are needed or desired, or that constitute richness
- A person concerned with action or practice, as opposed to one concerned with theory.
- Cunning, crafty.
- A pragma, or compiler directive, in the ALGOL programming language.
- Any one of several Middle Indo-Aryan languages, all derived from dialects of Old Indo-Aryan languages.
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