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- virtual reference station
- Diesel fuel for cars and lorries
- At any time.
- In any way.
- Occurring at any time, occurring even but once during a timespan.
- A pervert.
- To stare at others in a perverted manner, especially whilst thinking sexual thoughts about them.
- A diminutive form of the male given name Travis.
- A type of fur from a squirrel with a black back and white belly, much used on garments in the Middle Ages.
- An heraldic fur formed by a regular tessellation of blue and white bell shapes.
- To change with time or a similar parameter.
- To institute a change in, from a current state; to modify.
- Not to remain constant: to change with time or a similar parameter.
- To display differences.
- To be or act different from the usual.
- To make of different kinds; to make different from one another; to diversity; to variegate.
- To embellish; to change fancifully; to present under new aspects, as of form, key, measure, etc. See variation.
- To disagree; to be at variance or in dissension.
- alteration; change.
- To let out (a sail-line), to allow (a sheet) to run out.
- A turn or swerve; an instance of veering.
- To change direction or course suddenly; to swerve.
- To shift in a clockwise direction (if in the Northern Hemisphere, or in a counterclockwise direction if in the Southern Hemisphere).Bowditch 2002
- To shift aft.
- To change direction into the wind; to wear ship.
- To turn.
- True, real, actual.
- The same; identical.
- With limiting effect: mere.
- To a great extent or degree; extremely; exceedingly.
- True, truly.
- A controllable form of energy.
- A class of flying saucers supposedly built by the Nazis.
- A limestone pavement.
- 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.
- To turn aside or away.
- To ward off, or prevent, the occurrence or effects of.
- To turn away.
- To turn away.
- name, today often transferred back from the surname.
- name of modern usage.
- A portion of plate armour to protect the lower face and the neck, typically in two parts, called upper bevor and lower bevor.
- To cut.
- To cut meat in order to serve it.
- To shape to sculptural effect; to produce (a work) by cutting, or to cut (a material) into a finished work.
- To perform a series of turns without pivoting, so that the tip and tail of the snowboard take the same path.
- To take or make, as by cutting; to provide.
- To lay out; to contrive; to design; to plan.
- A carucate.
- To desire strongly, so as to satisfy an appetite; to long or yearn for.
- To ask for earnestly.
- Having curves.
- Buxom or curvaceous.
- someone who dives, especially as a sport
- someone who works underwater; a frogman
- the loon (bird)
- The New Zealand sand diver
- The long-finned sand diver
- A number of cattle driven to market or new pastures.
- A large number of people on the move (literally or figuratively).
- A group of hares.
- A road or track along which cattle are habitually driven.
- A narrow drain or channel used in the irrigation of land.
- A broad chisel used to bring stone to a nearly smooth surface.
- The grooved surface of stone finished by the drove chisel.
- To herd cattle; particularly over a long distance.
- To finish (stone) with a drove chisel.
- turbid; muddy; filthy
- One who gives; a donor or contributor.
- A thick sauce made from the fat or juices that come out from meat or vegetables as they are being cooked.
- A dark savoury sauce prepared from stock and usually meat juices; brown gravy.
- A pale sauce prepared from a roux with meat fat; a type of béchamel sauce
- A type of gravy.
- Sauce used for pasta.
- Curry sauce.
- Unearned gain.
- Extra benefit.
- Pertaining to or characterised by groves; situated in a grove.
- One who collects bees into a hive.
- An alloy of iron containing 35.5% nickel, and having a very low coefficient of expansion.
- 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.
- Skin discoloration, as from a bruise, or occurring after death.
- great, awesome, brilliant
- Someone who or something which moves.
- A dancer.
- A person employed to help people move from one residence to another.
- City in Estonia.
- Having nerve; bold; brazen.
- Feeling nervous, anxious or agitated.
- Strong; sinewy.
- jittery; having unwanted signal characteristics.
- At no time; on no occasion; in no circumstance.
- Not at any other time; not on any other occasion; not previously.
- Negative particle (used to negate verbs in the simple past tense; also used absolutely).
- A female reproductive organ, often paired, that produces ova and in mammals secretes the hormones estrogen and progesterone.
- The lower part of a pistil or carpel that bears ovules and ripens into fruit.
- Open and not secret nor concealed.
- A flat stone used to pave a pathway, such as a walkway to one's home.
- One who paves; one who lays pavement.
- name. It is a common male name in India. The name means 'lotus flower' in Hindi. In Sanskrit, the word means 'Sri Krishna'.
- 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.
- To plunder, pillage, rob, pirate, or remove.
- To split, tear, break apart.
- A revalidated ticket.
- To vie with, or rival, in return.
- To exceed an adversary's wager in a card game.
- To make a retort; to bandy words.
- 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.
- Torn apart.
- Broken into pieces; split asunder.
- An act of putting the ball or shuttlecock in play in various games.
- A portion of food or drink, a serving.
- To be a formal servant for (a god or deity); to worship in an official capacity.
- To be a servant for; to work for, to be employed by.
- To wait upon (someone) at table; to set food and drink in front of, to help (someone) to food, meals etc.
- To be a servant or worker; to perform the duties of a servant or employee; to render service.
- To set down (food or drink) on the table to be eaten; to bring (food, drink) to a person.
- To treat (someone) in a given manner.
- To be suitor to; to be the lover of.
- To be useful to; to meet the needs of.
- To have a given use or purpose; to function something or to do something.
- To usefully take the place of something else.
- To officially deliver (a legal notice, summons etc.).
- To make legal service upon (a person named in a writ, summons, etc.)
- To lead off with the first delivery over the net in tennis, volleyball, ping pong, badminton etc.
- To copulate with (of male animals); to cover.
- To be in military service.
- To work, to operate (a weapon).
- To work through (a given period of time in prison, a sentence).
- To wind spun yarn etc. tightly around (a rope or cable, etc.) so as to protect it from chafing or from the weather.
- To perform a public obligation.
- A servomechanism or servomotor.
- To control by means of a servocontrol
- A service station, being a place to buy petrol for cars etc., as well as various convenience items, with or without actual car service facilities.
- A kind of ochre used for marking sheep in some parts of England.
- To mark with tiver, as sheep.
- Divided into vair-bells of two or more tinctures.
- The principal deities, as a group, of the Norse pantheon that represent chaos, fertility, and cultivation; opponents of the Æsir.
- Members of the Swedish royal family whose ancestry is traditionally traced to one of the Vanir deities.
- Cloudy diffused matter such as mist, steam or fumes suspended in the air.
- The gaseous state of a substance that is normally a solid or liquid.
- To become vapor; to be emitted or circulated as vapor.
- To turn into vapor.
- To use insubstantial language; to boast or bluster.
- The calcined ash of coarse seaweed, used for the manufacture of soda and iodine.
- The seaweed itself; fucus; wrack.
- a varicose, i.e. swollen and knotted, vein
- In a particular on the corresponding to a former position of the
- An American thrush ( common in the Northern United States and Canada.
- A Russian unit of length, equivalent to about 1.07 kilometres or about 2/3 of a mile.
- One who vexes; one who annoys
- In the Church of England, the priest of a parish, receiving a salary or stipend but not tithes.
- In the Roman Catholic and some other churches, a cleric acting as local representative of a higher ranking member of the clergy.
- A person acting on behalf of, or is representing another person.
- A virid colour.
- Green, verdant.
- Any of a group of related viruses.
- An early electronic device for synthesizing speech by imitating the effects of the human vocal tract.
- Pertaining to the palm of the hand or the sole of the foot.
- Seaweed gathered for use as a fertilizer or fuel.
- To move with great speed; to zoom.
- To sway back and forth; to totter or reel.
- To flicker, glimmer, quiver, as a weak light.
- To fluctuate or vary, as commodity prices or a poorly sustained musical pitch.
- To shake or tremble, as the hands or voice.
- To falter; become unsteady; begin to fail or give way.
- To be indecisive between choices; to feel or show doubt or indecision; to vacillate.
- An act of wavering, vacillating, etc.
- Someone who waves, enjoys waving, etc.
- Someone who specializes in waving (hair treatment).
- A tool that accomplishes hair waving.
- A sapling left standing in a fallen wood.
- An advertisement, an ad.
- To turn attention.
- To call attention, refer; construed with to.
- A leguminous shrub with smooth cinnamon brown bark,
- An officer of the king's stables whose duty it was to provide oats for the horses.
- Having a repugnance or opposition of mind.
- Turned away or backward.
- Lying on the opposite side (to or from).
- To turn away.
- A house, enclosure, large cage, or other place for keeping birds confined; a birdhouse.
- The action of an advowee, advocate or patron
- advocacy, patronage, protection
- A chief magistrate of a free imperial city or canton of Switzerland.
- An aquatic rodent of the genus Castor, having a wide, flat tail and webbed feet.
- A hat, of various shape, made from a felted beaver fur (or later of silk), fashionable in Europe between 1550 and 1850.
- The pubic hair and/or vulva of a woman.
- The fur of the beaver.
- Beaver cloth, a heavy felted woollen cloth, used chiefly for making overcoats.
- A brown colour, like that of a beaver.
- a man who wears a beard
- A brand of beef extract made in the UK.
- Violence, especially that associated with youth gangs.
- A cow that produces young.
- To cut into slices and pickle.
- To crimp.
- To bear, or be susceptible of, being calvered.
- Of an object, made by carving.
- a small lateen-rigged Mediterranean vessel with two masts, used to carry cargo
- the sea blubber
- Made by carving, especially when intricately or artistically done.
- One of a species of aromatic oils resembling carvacrol.
- A large cave.
- An underground chamber.
- Roe of the sturgeon or other large fish, considered a delicacy.
- To prance, said of mounts
- To move about carelessly, playfully or boisterously.
- Any animal (such as the deer) of the family Cervidae.
- A friend or comrade; a member of a chevra.
- frivolous or nonsensical talk; prattle; chatter
- to gossip or chit-chat
- A person who makes corves, or coal baskets.
- To vary together with another variable, particularly in a way that may be predictive
- The bedclothes; collectively, the sheets, blankets, etc.
- The area of the field near cover and extra cover.
- The tarpaulins or other devices used to cover the wicket during rain, in order to prevent it getting wet.
- Hidden, covered over; overgrown, sheltered.
- Secret, surreptitious, concealed.
- A covering.
- A disguise.
- A hiding place.
- Area of thick undergrowth where animals hide.
- A feather that covers the bases of flight feathers.
- A wide fabric band worn as a necktie by men having long ends hanging in front.
- A decorative fabric band or scarf worn around the neck by women.
- A bandage resembling a cravat, particularly a triangular bandage folded into a strip.
- To adorn with a cravat; to tie a cravat, or something resembling a cravat, around the neck.
- A crucible or melting pot; a cruset.
- A kind of weir or dam for trapping salmon.
- A hovel.
- Having a curve or curves.
- To leap about, frolic.
- To cause to leap about, dart or jump.
- To fly or swim with darting movements.
- (of a person) To prance; to caper, frolic.
- (of an object) To jump, skip, shake.
- A particular leap of a horse, when he raises both forelegs at once, equally advanced, and, as his forelegs are falling, raises his hind legs, so that all his legs are in the air at once.
- A prank; a frolic.
- One who digs or delves, as with a spade.
- The capital city of the state of Colorado in the United States of America. As it is also a county, its official title is the City and County of Denver.
- Duty, business; something that one must do.
- To eat quickly, greedily, hungrily, or ravenously.
- To rapidly destroy, engulf, or lay waste.
- To take in avidly with the intellect.
- To absorb or engross the mind fully, especially in a destructive manner.
- A proverb or set expression.
- A saying in which two members of the sentence are contrasted.
- To turn aside from a course.
- To distract.
- To entertain or amuse (by diverting the attention)
- To turn aside; to digress.
- senseless talk; nonsense
- saliva, drool
- A fool; an idiot.
- A servant; a drudge.
- To have saliva drip from the mouth; to drool.
- To talk nonsense; to talk senselessly.
- To be weak or foolish; to dote.
- Obsessed; passionately motivated to achieve goals.
- Formed into snowdrifts by wind.
- A person who drives animals, especially cattle or sheep, over long distances.
- One who, or that which, makes even.
- In vehicles, a swinging crossbar, to the ends of which other crossbars, or whiffletrees, are hung, to equalize the draught when two or three horses are used abreast.
- A raddle (instrument used by weavers).
- name transferred from the surname.
- To overthrow or subvert.
- Agent noun of evoke; someone or something that evokes.
- A person who practices evocation.
- Intensely hot, emotional, or zealous.
- An intense, heated emotion; passion, ardor.
- A passionate enthusiasm for some cause.
- To prate; to jabber; to babble.
- To flatter; to wheedle.
- To make and administer the public policy and affairs of; to exercise sovereign authority in.
- To control the actions or behavior of; to keep under control; to restrain.
- To exercise a deciding or determining influence on.
- To control the speed, flow etc. of; to regulate.
- To exercise political authority; to run a government.
- To have or exercise a determining influence.
- To require that a certain preposition, grammatical case, etc. be used with a word; sometimes used synonymously with collocate.
- Pertaining to, or causing, gravitation.
- Pregnant; now used chiefly of egg-laying animals, or metaphorically.
- A bush; a tree; a grove.
- A bough; a branch.
- A ditch or trench.
- A piece of armour that protects the leg, especially the shin.
- To clean (a ship's bottom); to grave.
- A reeve; steward.
- Armor for the shins, and occasionally the tops of the feet.
- An Old World monkey, with long white tufts of hair along the sides of the face.
- A long, narrow channel or depression; e.g., such a slot cut into a hard material to provide a location for an engineering component, a tyre groove, or a geological channel or depression.
- A fixed routine.
- The middle of the strike zone in baseball where a pitch is most easily hit.
- A pronounced, enjoyable rhythm.
- A shaft or excavation.
- To cut a groove or channel in; to form into channels or grooves; to furrow.
- To create, dance to, or enjoy rhythmic music.
- Of, pertaining to, or having grooves.
- Set in one's ways.
- Cool, neat, interesting, fashionable.
- A trendy and fashionable person.
- Covered in groves.
- To be prone on the ground.
- To crawl.
- To abase oneself before another person.
- To be nice to someone or apologize in the hope of securing something.
- To take pleasure in mundane activities.
- name, in modern use often transferred back from the surname.
- A city in Illinois.
- A city/town in Iowa.
- A in Louisiana.
- A city in North Dakota.
- A town in Western Australia.
- One who, or that which, heaves or lifts; a laborer employed on docks in handling freight.
- A bar used as a lever.
- holly, an evergreen shrub or tree
- A form of live entertainment characterized by improvisation and interaction with the audience.
- To turn (something) upside down or inside out; to place in a contrary order or direction.
- To move (the root note of a chord) up or down an octave, resulting in a change in pitch.
- To undergo inversion, as sugar.
- To divert; to convert to a wrong use.
- A homosexual person.
- An inverted arch (as in a sewer). *
- The base of a tunnel on which the road or railway may be laid and used when construction is through unstable ground. It may be flat or form a continuous curve with the tunnel arch. invert (in'‑vert) The floor or bottom of the internal cross section of a closed conduit, such as an aqueduct, tunnel, or drain - The term originally referred to the inverted arch used to form the bottom of a masonry‑lined sewer or tunnel (Jackson, 1997) Wilson, W.E., Moore, J.E., (2003) Glossary of Hydrology, Berlin: Springer
- The lowest point inside a pipe at a certain point.
- An elevation of a pipe at a certain point along the pipe.
- A skateboarding trick where the skater grabs the board and plants a hand on the coping so as to balance upside-down on the lip of a ramp.
- Subjected to the process of inversion; inverted; converted.
- A river in Scotland, which flows into the near the town of Irvine.
- A town in council area, Scotland
- A hamlet in Alberta, Canada
- A city in California, USA.
- An unincorporated community in Florida, USA.
- A city in Kentucky, USA
- An unincorporated community in Wyoming, USA.
- derived from the place name.
- name transferred from the surname.
- name transferred from the surname. Used by English-speaking Jews to anglicize Israel.
- A city in Illinois
- A city in Texas
- A town in Wisconsin
- A hackney coach driver.
- The driver of a jaunting car.
- derived from a form of Gervase.
- name transferred back from the surname.
- A group of indigenous peoples in the headwaters of the Marañon River and its tributaries in northern Peru and eastern Ecuador.
- Of or relating to a larva or larvae.
- Being a larva.
- Characteristic of larvae.
- Having the form or shape of a larva.
- Undeveloped, latent.
- To beat against the wind; to tack.
- One who leaves.
- Someone who supports Brexit, the United Kingdom's exit from the European Union.
- spelling of; of
- spelling of; of
- Any distinctive identifying uniform worn by a group, such as the uniform worn by chauffeurs and male servants.
- The paint scheme of a vehicle or fleet of vehicles.
- A taxicab or limousine.
- The delivery of property from one owner to the next.
- The writ by which property is obtained.
- The rental of horses or carriages; the rental of canoes; the care and/or boarding of horses for money.
- A stable that keeps horses or carriages for rental.
- An allowance of food; a ration, as given out to a family, to servants, to horses, etc.
- Release from wardship; deliverance.
- A low grade of wool.
- To clothe.
- Like liver.
- Queasy, liverish.
- a large ellipsoidal perciform fish related to the surgeonfish.
- A type of turret on the roof of certain medieval buildings designed to allow ventilation or the admission of light.
- A series of sloping overlapping slats or boards which admit air and light but exclude rain etc.
- Any of a system of slits, as in the hood of an automobile, for ventilation.
- A flat heat-proof surface, on which a gather of glass is rolled into shape.
- To roll glass on a marver.
- A village in North Carolina.
- A town in South Dakota.
- Having one or more principal veins, especially of a leaf.
- One of the most powerful Belgic tribes, living in northern Gaul at the time of its conquest by Ancient Rome.
- To turn so as to show another side
- Of or relating to the time or act of rising; eastern.
- To do too much; to exceed what is proper or true in doing; to exaggerate; to carry too far.
- To overtask or overtax; to fatigue; to exhaust.
- To surpass; to excel.
- To cook too much.
- To cross, go over (a barrier etc.); to surmount.
- To pass (a figurative barrier); to transgress.
- To pass by, pass away; often, to go unnoticed.
- To spread across (something); to overrun.
- To go over, move over the top of, travel across the surface of; to traverse, travel through.
- To go beyond; to exceed, surpass.
- To get the better of; to overcome, overpower.
- To overtake, go faster than.
- To cover.
- A sequence of overlapping oligonucleotides, used to design hybridization.
- A leg, of some pycnogonids, that is modified to carry eggs
- Of or pertaining to an ovule.
- Of food: that has no meat or milk in any form as an ingredient.
- Neutral, bland, inoffensive.
- An enclosed courtyard in front of a building, especially a cathedral.
- A portico surrounding such a space.
- The porch of a church, or the room over it.
- A paver; one who lays pavement.
- a small stone or other small object, used in hopscotch.
- Any of various wading birds of the family Charadriidae.
- Any of various shrubs and small trees in the genus Ligustrum.
- One who or that which proves.
- A person, device, or program that performs logical or mathematical proofs.
- a city in Mississippi, USA
- a trembling shake.
- a trembling of the voice, as in speaking or singing.
- an eighth note, drawn as a crotchet (quarter note) with a tail.
- to shake in a trembling manner.
- to use the voice in a trembling manner, as in speaking or singing.
- To utter quaveringly.
- A container for arrows, crossbow bolts or darts, such as those fired from a bow, crossbow or blowgun.
- A ready storage location for figurative tools or weapons.
- A multidigraph.
- Nimble, active.
- To shake or move with slight and tremulous motion; to tremble; to quake; to shudder; to shiver.
- Wild, incoherent, or irrational talk.
- Talking wildly.
- Causing excitement or wild praise.
- To seize and carry away by violence; to snatch by force.
- To transport with joy or delight; to delight to ecstasy.
- To rape.
- Of a rope, passed through a hole, ring or pulley.
- To give again that which has been received as a gift.
- To give back.
- To bring back to life; to revive, resuscitate.
- To come back to life.
- To experience (something) again; to live over again.
- Discharge, firing.
- A situation in which a court, tasked with deciding which state's law should apply to a case, decides to apply the law of the forum, based on the determination that a court from another involved state would also apply the law of the forum.
- Temporary call forwarding.
- cross-reference in text.
- A sending back.
- To send back.
- To renovate, revise, improve or renew; to patch.
- The outer side of a window or door frame; the jamb.
- A revelation; an uncovering of what was hidden.
- The side of an opening for a window, doorway, or the like, between the door frame or window frame and the outer surface of the wall; or, where the opening is not filled with a door, etc., the whole thickness of the wall; the jamb.
- To uncover; to show and display that which was hidden.
- To communicate that which could not be known or discovered without divine or supernatural instruction.
- An electronic effect which simulates echoes or reverberations in the sound signal being processed.
- To echo.
- To apply a reverb (electronic echo effect) to.
- One who, or that which, reverts.
- One who reverts to that religion which he had adhered to before having converted to another
- A convert to Islam.
- The act of reversion (of e.g. a database transaction or source control repository) to an earlier state.
- To turn back, or turn to the contrary; to reverse.
- To throw back; to reflect; to reverberate.
- To cause to return to a former condition.
- To return; to come back.
- To return to the possession of.
- Of an estate: To return to its former owner, or to his or her heirs, when a grant comes to an end.
- To cause (a property or rights) to return to the previous owner.
- To return to a former practice, condition, belief, etc.
- To return to an earlier or primitive type or state; to take on the traits or characters of an ancestral type.
- To change back, as from a soluble to an insoluble state or the reverse.
- To take up again or return to a previous topic.
- To convert to Islam.
- To reply (to correspondence, for example).
- To treat (a series, such as y = a + bx + cx2 + ..., where one variable y is expressed in powers of a second variable x), so as to find the second variable x expressed in a series arranged in powers of y.
- To dress (a priest or other religious figure) in ritual garments, especially to celebrate Mass or another service.
- To reclothe; to dress again.
- To return (property) to a former owner; to reinstate
- To invest again with possession or office.
- To attack (someone) with abusive language.
- reproach; reviling
- To return to life; to become reanimated or reinvigorated.
- To return to life; to cause to recover life or strength; to cause to live anew;
- To recover from a state of oblivion, obscurity, neglect, or depression
- To restore, or bring again to life; to reanimate.
- To raise from coma, languor, depression, or discouragement; to bring into action after a suspension.
- Hence, to recover from a state of neglect or disuse; as, to revive letters or learning.
- To renew in the mind or memory; to bring to recollection; to recall attention to; to reawaken.
- To recover its natural or metallic state, as a metal.
- To restore or reduce to its natural or metallic state
- To cancel or invalidate by withdrawing or reversing
- To fail to follow suit in a game of cards when holding a card in that suit.
- To call or bring back; to recall.
- To hold back; to repress; to restrain.
- To draw back; to withdraw.
- To call back to mind; to recollect.
- The act of revoking in a game of cards.
- A renege; a violation of important rules regarding the play of tricks in trick-taking card games serious enough to render the round invalid.
- A violation ranked in seriousness somewhat below overt cheating, with the status of a more minor offense only because, when it happens, it is usually accidental.
- To rebel, particularly against authority.
- To repel greatly.
- To cause to turn back; to roll or drive back; to put to flight.
- To be disgusted, shocked, or grossly offended; hence, to feel nausea; used with at.
- To turn away; to abandon or reject something; specifically, to turn away, or shrink, with abhorrence.
- an act of revolt
- An act of voting again
- To vote again.
- A coast, a shore.
- A duty paid to the crown for the passage of vessels on certain rivers.
- A strip of a townfield.
- Marked with sinuate and irregular furrows.
- wandering freely.
- A long and narrow bundle of fibre, usually used to spin woollen yarn.
- One who salves or cures.
- One who pretends to cure; quacksalver.
- One who salves or saves goods, etc. from destruction or loss.
- A tray used to display or serve food.
- The specific taste or smell of something.
- A distinctive sensation.
- Sense of smell; power to scent, or trace by scent.
- to possess a particular taste or smell, or a distinctive quality.
- to appreciate, enjoy or relish something.
- A disease caused by insufficient intake of vitamin C leading to the formation of livid spots on the skin, spongy gums, loosening of the teeth and bleeding into the skin and from almost all mucous membranes.
- Covered or affected with scurf or scabs; scabby; scurfy; specifically, diseased with the scurvy.
- Contemptible, despicable, low, disgustingly mean.
- A river of England and Wales that flows into the Bristol Channel.
- A baldacchin.
- A compartment of a vaulted ceiling.
- An unincorporated community in Sevier County, Utah, USA.
- To hear or receive a confession (of sins etc.)
- To prescribe penance or absolution.
- To confess, and receive absolution.
- To join in the festivities of Shrovetide.
- To make merry.
- To drool saliva from the mouth; to slobber.
- To fawn.
- To smear with saliva issuing from the mouth.
- To be besmeared with saliva.
- saliva running from the mouth; drool
- a person engaged in the slave trade
- white slaver, who sells prostitutes into illegal 'sex slavery'
- a ship used to transport slaves
- A long piece cut or rent off; a sharp, slender fragment; a splinter.
- A strand, or slender roll, of cotton or other fiber in a loose, untwisted state, produced by a carding machine and ready for the roving or slubbing which precedes spinning.
- Bait made of pieces of small fish. Compare kibblings.
- A narrow high-rise apartment building.
- To cut or divide into long, thin pieces, or into very small pieces; to cut or rend lengthwise; to slit.
- In any fashion, of any kind; used for emphasis after words such as how, what, which etc.
- To die; in later use especially to die slowly, waste away.
- To die because of lack of food or of not eating.
- To be very hungry.
- To destroy, make capitulate or at least make suffer by deprivation, notably of food.
- To deprive of nourishment.
- To kill with cold.
- Fodder for cattle, especially straw or coarse hay.
- Stalks and leaves, not including grain, of certain forages
- To try to achieve a result; to make strenuous effort; to try earnestly and persistently.
- To struggle in opposition; to be in contention or dispute; to contend; to contest.
- To vie; to compete as a rival.
- An effort; a striving.
- strife; contention
- The act of surveying; a general view.
- The act of making measurement of relative position of the earth surface.
- A particular view; an examination, especially an official examination, of a particular group of items, in order to ascertain the condition, quantity, or quality.
- An examination of the opinions of a group of people.
- A questionnaire or similar instrument used for examining the opinions of a group of people.
- The operation of finding the contour, dimensions, position, or other particulars of any part of the Earth's surface.
- A measured plan and description of any portion of country.
- To inspect, or take a view of; to view with attention, as from a high place; to overlook
- To view with a scrutinizing eye; to examine.
- To examine with reference to condition, situation, value, etc.; to examine and ascertain the state of
- To determine the form, extent, position, etc., of, as a tract of land, a coast, harbor, or the like, by means of linear and angular measurements, and the application of the principles of geometry and trigonometry
- To examine and ascertain, as the boundaries and royalties of a manor, the tenure of the tenants, and the rent and value of the same.
- To investigate the opinions or experiences of people by asking them questions.
- to stagger, totter, to walk feebly, as one who is fatigued
- to incline to one side, to swing
- to decline away from
- To stray; to wander; to rove.
- To go out of a straight line; to deflect.
- To wander from any line prescribed, or from a rule or duty; to depart from what is established by law, duty, custom, or the like; to deviate.
- To bend; to incline.
- To climb or move upward by winding or turning.
- To turn aside or deviate to avoid impact.
- of a projectile, to travel in a curved line
- A sudden movement out of a straight line, for example to avoid a collision.
- A building containing a bar licensed to sell alcoholic drinks; an inn.
- To urge; compel; importune.
- A sheaf; a handful.
- Twenty-four (or in some places, twelve) sheaves of wheat; a shock, or stook.
- Two dozen, or similar indefinite number; a bunch; a throng.
- To grow or increase stature; to grow vigorously or luxuriantly, to flourish.
- To increase in wealth or success; to prosper, be profitable.
- name transferred from the surname.
- A county in Texas.
- A stool or other thing supported by three legs; a trivet.
- name, from Welsh Trefor. Popular in the UK in the 1950s and the 1960s.
- a stand with three short legs, especially for cooking over a fire
- a stand, sometimes with short, stumpy feet, used to support hot dishes and protect a table; a hot coaster
- A weaver's knife. See
- Taking possession of personal property which has been found.
- A legal action brought to recover such property by its original owner.
- Of or relating to the uvula.
- Of a sound, articulated with the uvula.
- A sound articulated with the uvula.
- An erratic, unpredictable occurrence or action.
- An impulsive or illogical desire; a caprice or whim.
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