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- of Spanish occupational origin.
- Barking or baying of dogs at their prey.
- name, also used as a formal given name.
- The first month of the Jewish ecclesiastical year, corresponding nearly to the Gregorian April. After the Babylonish captivity this month was called Nisan.
- An aromatic red powder that is used during the Holi festival. 1976
- A South American tropical fruit tree,
- The fruit of this tree.
- Braced aback
- Braced aback
- To touch by means of a mutual border, edge or end; to border on; to lie adjacent; to project; to terminate; to be contiguous; to meet, of an estate, country, etc.
- To border upon; be next to; abut on; be adjacent to; to support by an abutment.
- To lean against on one end; to end on, of a part of a building or wall.
- A king of Israel, mentioned in the Bible.
- name, very rarely used.
- from place names in England. Variant spelling: Albee.
- name, anglicization of Irish Ailbhe, name of an Irish saint also anglicized as Albert.
- name used in Ireland, derived from Ailbhe, name of heroines in Irish legend.
- A raised platform in an early Christian church, as well as in the Eastern Orthodox, Oriental Orthodox, and Eastern Catholic churches.
- A stationary podium used for readings and homilies.
- An ambulance driver.
- An ambulance.
- An ambidextrous person.
- To bark; yelp.
- To hit or strike, especially with something flat or soft.
- To strike the ground with the bottom of the club when taking a stroke.
- To reserve for oneself.
- Dark circles under the eyes, caused by lack of sleep, drug addiction etc.
- Any of various aromatic resins exuded from certain plants, especially trees of the genus Commiphora of Africa, Arabia and India and Myroxylon of South America.
- A plant or tree yielding such substance.
- Any soothing oil or lotion, especially an aromatic one.
- Something soothing.
- Any of various aromatic plants of the genus Melissa, such as lemon balm (Melissa officinalis) or bee balm.
- To anoint with balm, or with anything medicinal.
- To soothe; to mitigate.
- A bench; a high seat, or seat of distinction or judgment.
- A tribunal or court.
- Bosom, lap.
- Foam rising upon beer, or other malt liquors, when fermenting, and used as leaven in making bread and in brewing; yeast.
- A small, flat, round individual loaf or roll of bread.
- To spurge; foam
- A rate defined as the number of signalling events per second in a data transmission.
- Synonym for bps (bits per second), regardless of how many signalling events are necessary to signal each bit.
- A person who keeps a house of prostitution, or procures women for prostitution; a procurer, a madame.
- A lewd person.
- Joyous; riotously gay.
- To procure women for lewd purposes.
- To shout or utter in a loud and intense manner.
- To wail; to give out a blaring cry.
- A cattle-fort; a building used to shelter cattle.
- A defensive wall built around a tower house. It was once used to protect livestock during an attack.
- Prayer, later especially with a rosary.
- Each in a string of small balls making up the rosary or paternoster.
- A small round object.
- A small round object with a hole to allow it to be threaded on a cord or wire.
- A small round solid object.
- A small drop of water or other liquid.
- A bubble, in spirits.
- A small round ball at the end of a barrel of a gun used for aiming.
- A ridge, band, or molding.
- A rigid edge of a tire that mounts it on a wheel; tire bead.
- A knowledge sufficient to direct one's activities to a purpose.
- A glassy drop of molten flux, as borax or microcosmic salt, used as a solvent and color test for several mineral earths and oxides, as of iron, manganese, etc., before the blowpipe.
- Front sight of a gun.
- To form into a bead.
- To apply beads to.
- To form into a bead.
- To cause beads to form on (something).
- Anatomical uses.
- A rigid structure projecting from the front of a bird's face, used for pecking, grooming and for eating food.
- A similar structure forming the jaws of an octopus, turtle, etc.
- The long projecting sucking mouth of some insects and other invertebrates, as in the Hemiptera.
- The upper or projecting part of the shell, near the hinge of a bivalve.
- The prolongation of certain univalve shells containing the canal.
- Any process somewhat like the beak of a bird, terminating the fruit or other parts of a plant.
- Figurative uses.
- Anything projecting or ending in a point like a beak, such as a promontory of land.
- A continuous slight projection ending in an arris or narrow fillet; that part of a drip from which the water is thrown off.
- A toe clip.
- That part of a ship, before the forecastle, which is fastened to the stem, and supported by the main knee.
- A beam, shod or armed at the end with a metal head or point, and projecting from the prow of an ancient galley, used as a ram to pierce the vessel of an enemy; a beakhead.
- Colloquial uses.
- The human nose, especially one that is large and pointed.
- A justice of the peace, magistrate, headmaster or other person of authority.
- Strike with the beak.
- Seize with the beak.
- The BBC
- A BBC Micro (early British home computer).
- The meat from a cow, bull or other bovine.
- The edible portions of a cow (including those which are not meat).
- Bovine animals.
- A single bovine (cow or bull) being raised for its meat.
- Muscle or musculature; size, strength or potency.
- Essence, content; the important part of a document or project.
- A grudge; dislike (of something or someone); lack of faith or trust (in something or someone); a reason for a dislike or grudge. (often + with)
- To complain.
- To add weight or strength to, usually as beef up.
- To fart; break wind.
- To feud or hold a grudge against.
- To cry
- Being a bovine animal that is being raised for its meat.
- Producing or known for raising lots of beef.
- Consisting of or containing beef as an ingredient.
- A platform from which speakers addressed an assembly.
- Raised area of worship in a synagogue upon which rests the Holy Ark containing Scrolls of Torah.
- To sound a trumpet.
- To cause (something) to change its shape into a curve, by physical force, chemical action, or any other means.
- To become curved.
- To cause to change direction.
- To change direction.
- To be inclined; to direct itself.
- To stoop.
- To bow in prayer, or in token of submission.
- To force to submit.
- To submit.
- To apply to a task or purpose.
- To apply oneself to a task or purpose.
- To adapt or interpret to for a purpose or beneficiary.
- To tie, as in securing a line to a cleat; to shackle a chain to an anchor; make fast.
- To smoothly change the pitch of a note.
- To swing the body when rowing.
- A curve.
- Any of the various knots which join the ends of two lines.
- A severe condition caused by excessively quick decompression, causing bubbles of nitrogen to form in the blood; decompression sickness.
- One of the honourable ordinaries formed by two diagonal lines drawn from the dexter chief to the sinister base; it generally occupies a fifth part of the shield if uncharged, but if charged one third.
- Turn; purpose; inclination; ends.
- In the leather trade, the best quality of sole leather; a butt.
- Hard, indurated clay; bind.
- The thickest and strongest planks in a ship's sides, more generally called wales, which have the beams, knees, and futtocks bolted to them.
- The frames or ribs that form the ship's body from the keel to the top of the sides.
- A glissando, or glide between one pitch and another.
- A group of animals, in particular quail.
- A large group or collection.
- A group of women or girls; chiefly said of schoolgirls.
- that is common in many ethnicities in India.
- Traditionally among Brahmins, a Brahmin who has learned all the four Vedas.
- A tough, a thug.
- A small island north of New Guinea.
- A language spoken on this island and others near it.
- A sudden, sharp blow or punch.
- A wipeout.
- To strike such a blow against.
- To discard; to throw out; to throw away.
- To wipe out; to faceplant; to fall.
- a peninsula and town in north-west Turkey
- A virulent poison extracted from or other species of aconite.
- The plant itself.
- The spoiling of someone's score in the crib.
- A deception, a hoax.
- To spoil the score of (someone) in cribbage.
- To do someone out of their due; to deceive or defraud, to cheat (someone).
- Half a coconut shell, used in Fiji as a cup for drinking alcohol.
- To tie; to confine by any ligature.
- To cohere or stick together in a mass.
- To be restrained from motion, or from customary or natural action, as by friction.
- To exert a binding or restraining influence.
- To tie or fasten tightly together, with a cord, band, ligature, chain, etc.
- To confine, restrain, or hold by physical force or influence of any kind.
- To couple.
- To oblige, restrain, or hold, by authority, law, duty, promise, vow, affection, or other social tie.
- To put (a person) under definite legal obligations, especially, under the obligation of a bond or covenant.
- To place under legal obligation to serve.
- To protect or strengthen by applying a band or binding, as the edge of a carpet or garment.
- To make fast (a thing) about or upon something, as by tying; to encircle with something.
- To cover, as with a bandage.
- To prevent or restrain from customary or natural action.
- To put together in a cover, as of books.
- To make two or more elements stick together.
- To associate an identifier with a value; to associate a variable name, method name, etc. with the content of a storage location.
- To complain; to whine about something.
- That which binds or ties.
- A troublesome situation; a problem; a predicament or quandary.
- Any twining or climbing plant or stem, especially a hop vine; a bine.
- A ligature or tie for grouping notes.
- A strong grip or stranglehold on a position that is difficult for the opponent to break.
- Eyeglasses or spectacles.
- 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
- The bitts.
- A bollard.
- To put round the bitts.
- A plucked lute, originating in the classical and traditional music of Japan, characterized by a pear-shaped body and four or five high frets, giving the instrument a distinctively twangy tone.
- To tell tales; to gossip without reserve or discretion.
- One who blabs; a babbler; a telltale; a gossip or gossiper.
- Nonsense; drivel; idle, meaningless talk.
- (in plural, the blahs) A general or ambiguous feeling of discomfort, dissatisfaction, uneasiness, boredom, mild depression, etc.
- Dull; uninteresting; insipid.
- Low in spirit or health; down.
- To utter idle, meaningless talk.
- A sudden, explosive sound, such as is made by a gunshot
- spam posted to a blog
- A bubble, such as in paint or glass.
- A large vesicle or bulla, usually containing a serous fluid.
- An irregular bulge in the plasma membrane of a cell undergoing apoptosis.
- A bubble-like inclusion of one mineral within another.
- To form, or cause the formation of, blebs.
- Colour, hue.
- Colour of the face, complexion.
- Consistency, form, texture.
- General resemblance, likeness; appearance, aspect, look.
- To undergo bletting, a fermentation process in certain fruit beyond ripening.
- A chunk of cannabis resin.
- A small dot registered on electronic equipment, such as a radar or oscilloscope screen.
- A short sound of a single pitch, usually electronically generated.
- A brief and usually minor aberration or deviation from what is expected or normal.
- As blip out: to skip over or ignore.
- To change state abruptly, such as between off and on or dark and light, sometimes implying motion.
- To cry, whine or blubber (usually carries a connotation of disapproval).
- To swell; to puff out, as with weeping.
- The act of blubbing.
- (attributively) Swollen, puffed, protruding.
- A town in Texas.
- 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.
- Big Man On Campus; a popular or high-profile high school or college student.
- A craft used for transportation of goods, fishing, racing, recreational cruising, or military use on or in the water, propelled by oars or outboard motor or inboard motor or by wind.
- A full house.
- A vehicle, utensil, or dish somewhat resembling a boat in shape.
- One of two possible conformations of cyclohexane rings (the other being chair), shaped roughly like a boat.
- The refugee boats arriving in Australian waters, and by extension, refugees generally.
- To travel by boat.
- To transport in a boat.
- To place in a boat.
- The second husband of Ruth.
- name of biblical origin, in occasional use.
- to have sexual intercourse (with someone)
- a big laugh
- a line in a film etc that elicits such a laugh
- A pupil who works hard; a swot.
- To hit; to strike.
- A localized accumulation of pus in the skin, resulting from infection.
- The point at which fluid begins to change to a vapour.
- A dish of boiled food, especially based on seafood.
- The collective noun for a group of hawks.
- To heat (a liquid) to the point where it begins to turn into a gas.
- To cook in boiling water.
- Of a liquid, to begin to turn into a gas, seethe.
- Said of weather being uncomfortably hot.
- To feel uncomfortably hot. See also seethe.
- To form, or separate, by boiling or evaporation.
- To steep or soak in warm water.
- To be agitated like boiling water; to bubble; to effervesce.
- To be moved or excited with passion; to be hot or fervid.
- Idiot, fool.
- A breast, especially that of a human adult or adolescent female.
- Idiotic, foolish.
- To behave stupidly; to act like a boob.
- To make a mistake
- A “jump” over hydraulic backwash in a high-gradient mountain river, an action analogous to a skier jumping a cliff.
- To conceal (a prohibited item) in one's rectum.
- A thicket; a small wood.
- Each of the two; one and the other; definition
- Each of the two kinds; one and the other kind; definition
- including both of (used with and)
- including all of (used with and).
- A weevil; a worm that breeds in malt, biscuit, etc.
- To belch, to burp.
- To vomit.
- A roughly hemispherical container used to hold, mix or present food, such as salad, fruit or soup, or other items.
- As much as is held by a bowl.
- A haircut in which straight hair is cut at an even height around the edges, forming a bowl shape.
- A round crater (or similar) in the ground.
- The part of a spoon that holds content, as opposed to the handle.
- A part of a pipe or bong packed with marijuana for smoking
- An elliptical-shaped stadium or amphitheater resembling a bowl.
- A postseason football competition, a bowl game (i.e. Super Bowl)
- A rounded portion of a glyph that encloses empty space, as in the letters d and o.
- The ball rolled by players in the game of lawn bowls.
- The action of bowling a ball.
- The game of bowls.
- To roll or throw (a ball) in the correct manner in cricket and similar games and sports.
- To throw the ball (in cricket and similar games and sports).
- To roll or carry smoothly on, or as on, wheels.
- To pelt or strike with anything rolled.
- Box-like or box-shaped.
- name transferred from the surname.
- Formless hindrances personified as an enemy
- Brisk; full of spirits; boasting; pretentious; conceited.
- proudly; boastfully
- A boast or boasting; bragging; ostentatious pretence or self-glorification.
- The thing which is boasted of.
- The card game three card brag.
- To boast; to talk with excessive pride about what one has, is able to do, or has done; often as an attempt to popularize oneself.
- To boast of.
- A variety of soft, mild French cheese made from cow's milk.
- A measure (in degrees) of the amount of dissolved solids in a liquid via its specific gravity; used especially to measure dissolved sugar in fruit juice and wine.
- a city in the south of the Czech Republic
- A wedge-shaped spike used to secure the end of a timber where it abuts another. Much used in earlier times in the construction of tunnelled box-timber headings.
- To poke or prick
- A variety of madeira (wine) that is less sweet than malmsey
- Any solid object rounded at one end and tapering on the other, possibly attached to a larger object at the tapered end.
- A light bulb.
- The bulb-shaped root portion of a plant such as a tulip, from which the rest of the plant may be regrown.
- a bulbous protuberance at the forefoot of certain vessels to reduce turbulence.
- To take the shape of a bulb; to swell.
- Size, mass or volume.
- The major part of something.
- The result of water retained by fibre.
- Unpackaged goods when transported in large volumes, e.g. coal, ore or grain.
- a cargo or any items moved or communicated in the manner of cargo.
- Excess body mass, especially muscle.
- A hypothetical higher-dimensional space within which our own four-dimensional universe may exist.
- The body.
- being large in size, mass or volume (of goods, etc.)
- To appear or seem to be, as to bulk or extent.
- To grow in size; to swell or expand.
- Toilet paper.
- Useless papers; now especially official documents, standardized forms, sales and marketing print material etc.
- A float moored in water to mark a location, warn of danger, or indicate a navigational channel.
- A life-buoy.
- To keep afloat or aloft; used with up.
- To support or maintain at a high level.
- To mark with a buoy.
- To maintain or enhance enthusiasm or confidence
- A fortified dwelling place belonging to a king or noble; a prehistoric fort.
- a belch
- To emit a burp.
- To cause someone (such as a baby) to burp.
- Crowded with business or activities; having a great deal going on.
- Engaged in activity or by someone else.
- Having a lot going on; complicated or intricate.
- Officious; meddling.
- To make somebody busy, to keep busy with, to occupy, to make occupied.
- To rush somebody.
- A police officer.
- A type of men's long underwear.
- A barn, especially one used for keeping cattle in.
- Alternative form of birle.
- One of various species of freshwater fish of the Cyprinidae or carp family, especially:
- the European chub, Leuciscus cephalus
- in Europe, its close relatives, notably the fallfish.
- By extension, various vaguely related marine or freshwater fishes.
- in North America, the black bass.
- A chubby, plump person
- An overweight or obese gay man.
- Excess body fat
- A plastic or other flexible package of meat, usually ground meat or luncheon meat.
- A crustacean of the infraorder Brachyura, having five pairs of legs, the foremost of which are in the form of claws, and a carapace.
- A bad-tempered person.
- An infestation of pubic lice (Pthirus pubis).
- A playing card with the rank of three.
- A position in rowing where the oar is pushed under the rigger by the force of the water.
- A defect in an outwardly normal object that may render it inconvenient and troublesome to use.
- To fish for crabs.
- To ruin.
- To complain.
- To drift sideways or to leeward
- To navigate (an aircraft, e.g. a glider) sideways against an air current in order to maintain a straight-line course.
- to fly slightly off the straight-line course towards an enemy aircraft, as the machine guns on early aircraft did not allow firing through the propeller disk.
- To back out of something.
- The crab apple or wild apple.
- The tree bearing crab apples, which has a dogbane-like bitter bark with medical use.
- A cudgel made of the wood of the crab tree; a crabstick.
- A movable winch or windlass with powerful gearing, used with derricks, etc.
- A form of windlass, or geared capstan, for hauling ships into dock, etc.
- A machine used in ropewalks to stretch the yarn.
- A claw for anchoring a portable machine.
- (obsolete) To irritate, make surly or sour
- To be ill-tempered; to complain or find fault.
- (British dialect) To cudgel or beat, as with a crabstick
- The tree species native of South America.
- Short for carabiner.
- A baby’s bed with high, often slatted, often moveable sides, suitable for a child who has outgrown a cradle or bassinet.
- A bed for a child older than a baby.
- A small sleeping berth in a packet ship or other small vessel
- A wicker basket; compare Moses basket.
- A manger, a feeding trough for animals elevated off the earth or floor, especially one for fodder such as hay.
- The baby Jesus and the manger in a creche or nativity scene, consisting of statues of Mary, Joseph and various other characters such as the magi.
- A bin for drying or storing grain, as with a corn crib.
- A small room or covered structure, especially one of rough construction, used for storage or penning animals.
- A confined space, as with a cage or office-cubicle
- A job, a position; (British), an appointment.
- A hovel, a roughly constructed building best suited to the shelter of animals but used for human habitation.
- One’s residence, or where one normally hangs out.
- A boxy structure traditionally built of heavy wooden timbers, to support an existing structure from below, as with a mineshaft or a building being raised off its foundation in preparation for being moved; see cribbing.
- A collection of quotes or references for use in speaking, for assembling a written document, or as an aid to a project of some sort; a crib sheet.
- A minor theft, extortion or embezzlement, with or without criminal intent.
- Short for the card game cribbage.
- The cards discarded by players and used by the dealer.
- A known piece of information corresponding to a section of encrypted text, that is then used to work out the remaining sections.
- A small holiday home, often near a beach and of simple construction.
- A packed lunch taken to work.
- A small raft made of timber.
- The stomach.
- To place or confine in a crib.
- To shut up or confine in a narrow habitation; to cage; to cramp.
- To collect one or more passages and/or references for use in a speech, written document or as an aid for some task; to create a crib sheet.
- To install timber supports, as with cribbing.
- To steal or embezzle, to cheat out of.
- To complain, to grumble
- To crowd together, or to be confined, as if in a crib or in narrow accommodations.
- To seize the manger or other solid object with the teeth and draw in wind.
- To plagiarize; to copy; to cheat.
- A concrete margin along the edge of a road; a kerb (UK)
- A raised margin along the edge of something, such as a well or the eye of a dome, as a strengthening.
- Something that checks or restrains; a restraint.
- A riding or driving bit for a horse that has rein action which amplifies the pressure in the mouth by leverage advantage placing pressure on the poll via the crown piece of the bridle and chin groove via a curb chain.
- A sidewalk, covered or partially enclosed, bordering the airport terminal road system with an adjacent paved areas to permit vehicles to off-load or load passengers.
- A swelling on the back part of the hind leg of a horse, just behind the lowest part of the hock joint, generally causing lameness.
- To check, restrain or control.
- To rein in.
- To furnish with a curb, as a well; to restrain by a curb, as a bank of earth.
- To force to "bite the curb" (hit the pavement curb); see curb stomp.
- To damage vehicle wheels or tires by running into or over a pavement curb.
- To bend or curve.
- To crouch; to cringe.
- A cigarette.
- Something beautiful, a charm, a peach.
- An action, state of mind, or object one has an obligation to perform for another, adopt toward another, or give to another.
- The state or condition of owing something to another.
- Money that one person or entity owes or is required to pay to another, generally as a result of a loan or other financial transaction.
- An action at law to recover a certain specified sum of money alleged to be due.
- A tongue or tract of land included between two rivers, especially that between the Ganga and the Yamuna
- A marijuana cigarette.
- To cut off; chop off.
- To cut off little by little; cheat by small and reiterated tricks; purloin.
- To entice step by step.
- To appropriate unlawfully; to embezzle.
- To shoot directly at short range.
- To shoot at a mark at short range.
- To shoot (a shaft) so as to pierce on the descent.
- To beat; thrash; drub.
- To scold.
- To strike another player's marble when playing from the trigger.
- A drop.
- carbonaceous shale; small coal; slate, dross, or rubbish in coal.
- To beat (someone or something) with a stick.
- To defeat someone soundly; to annihilate or crush.
- To forcefully teach something.
- To criticize harshly; to excoriate.
- The Syrian brown bear (Ursus arctos syriacus)
- an image board post venerated for its number that ends in a repeated number
- Unable to speak; lacking power of speech (kept in "deaf, dumb, and blind").
- Silent; unaccompanied by words.
- extremely stupid.
- Pointless, foolish, lacking intellectual content or value.
- Lacking brightness or clearness, as a colour.
- To silence.
- To make stupid.
- To represent as stupid.
- To reduce the intellectual demands of.
- (now poetic) Ebony; an ebony tree.
- Made of ebony.
- Black in colour.
- a river in Spain that flows into the Mediterranean
- Someone who is feeble-minded; an idiot.
- Soft, loose flesh on a person's body; fat.
- Spittle or phlegm, especially a piece of spittle or phlegm that has been spat out.
- To spit or to gob.
- To flop; to move or behave in a loose or uncoordinated way.
- An error; a mistake in the performance of an action.
- To goof, fumble, or err in the performance of an action.
- Any non-woody flowering plant that is not a graminoid (a grass, sedge, or rush).
- Fashion, style of dressing oneself up.
- A type of dress or clothing.
- A guise, external appearance.
- To dress in garb.
- A wheat sheaf.
- A measure of arrows in the Middle Ages.
- A firework that produces a fountain of sparks
- derived from a diminutive of the name Gilbert.
- The internal organs of certain computer game characters after being splattered to death.
- Having a ready flow of words but lacking thought or understanding; superficial; shallow.
- Smooth or slippery.
- Artfully persuasive in nature.
- To make glib.
- A mass of matted hair worn down over the eyes, formerly worn in Ireland.
- To castrate; to geld; to emasculate.
- A round, shapeless or amorphous lump, as of a semisolid substance.
- A limited pattern matching technique using wildcards, less powerful than a regular expression.
- A millimeter-sized colour module found beyond the visual area V2 in the brain's parvocellular pathway.
- To stick in globs or lumps.
- To carry out pattern matching using a glob.
- The sound of underwater bubbles, or of water bubbling (often used repetitively).
- A disc placed between a light and the illuminated object or actor in order to diffuse the glare.
- A template inserted over a light source in order to control the shape of the thrown light.
- A device used to shield a microphone from extraneous sounds.
- The taproot of young burdock plants, eaten as a root vegetable.
- An immature stage in the life cycle of an insect; a larva.
- A short, thick man; a dwarf.
- To scavenge or in some way scrounge, typically for food.
- To dig; to dig up by the roots; to root out by digging; often followed by up.
- To supply with food.
- A West African antelope (Tragelaphus scriptus), marked with white stripes and spots on a reddish fawn ground; the
- To change tack with the wind crossing behind the boat. (Mostly used of boats and other small sailing craft — the corresponding manoeuver in a sailing ship is to wear.)
- To shift a fore-and-aft sail suddenly and forcefully from one side to the other, while sailing before the wind. (also jibe.)
- To sneer (see gibe.)
- gybe at: to hesitate, vacillate, or balk when faced with a proposal, plan, or course of action. (Obsolete)
- The act of gybing.
- A sudden shift of a sail's angle, or a sudden change in the direction that a boat is sailing.
- A sudden change in direction or approach; vacillation.
- A sneer. (see gibe.)
- A metrical foot in verse consisting of an unstressed syllable followed by a stressed syllable.
- A type of wild mountain goat of the genus Capra, such as the species
- Either of the vertical components that form the side of an opening in a wall, such as that of a door frame, window frame, or fireplace.
- Any thick mass of rock that prevents miners from following the lode or vein.
- To fix or attach a jamb to.
- A maneuver in which the stern of a sailing boat or ship crosses the wind, typically resulting in the sudden sweep of the boom from one side of the sailboat to the other.
- To perform a jibe.
- To cause to execute a jibe.
- To agree.
- A facetious or insulting remark, a jeer or taunt.
- To make a mocking remark or remarks, jeer.
- To mock, taunt.
- To say in a mocking or taunting manner.
- The nephew of King David, and son of Zeruiah
- to harangue, to rebuke in a long-winded or drawn-out way
- The edge between the pavement and the roadway, consisting of a line of kerbstones.
- To damage vehicle wheels or tyres by running into or over a pavement kerb.
- A chilblain or ulcer, especially on the heel of the foot.
- Affected with kibes.
- A rounded protuberance, handle, or control switch.
- A prominent rounded hill.
- A rounded ornament on the hilt of an edged weapon; a pommel.
- A prominent, rounded bump along a mountain ridge.
- (plural) Breasts.
- A penis.
- A contemptible person.
- A dollop, an amount just larger than a spoonful (usually referring to butter)
- A chunky branch-like piece, especially of a ginger rhizome.
- To have sex with.
- A subdivision of currency, equal to one hundredth of a Nigerian naira.
- A major appendage of human or animal, used for locomotion (such as an arm, leg or wing).
- A branch of a tree.
- The part of the bow, from the handle to the tip.
- An elementary piece of the mechanism of a lock.
- A thing or person regarded as a part or member of, or attachment to, something else.
- To remove the limbs from an animal or tree.
- To supply with limbs.
- The apparent visual edge of a celestial body.
- The graduated edge of a circle or arc.
- The border or upper spreading part of a monopetalous corolla, or of a petal or sepal; blade.
- To ask (somebody) to remain a platonic friend; to turn down the offer of a romantic or sexual relationship.
- The clay or slime washed from tin ore in dressing.
- lubricant, especially social lubricant
- to lubricate
- Either of two thorny shrublike trees, of the genus Ziziphus, from North Africa and the Middle East; is supposed to be the plant from which Christ's crown of thorns was made.
- The edible berry of
- A single-serving package of crackers, usually filled with peanut butter. Snack crackers.
- An important or self-important person.
- a jack turned up by the dealer. (see also nob)
- National Railway Adjustment Board.
- Without the power of sensation and motion or feeling; insensible.
- Not able to react, surprised, shocked.
- Causing numbness.
- To cause to become numb.
- obedient, at one time used in correspondence.
- The point in the human brain at which the fourth ventricle narrows to become the central canal of the spinal cord.
- To do as ordered by (a person, institution etc), to act according to the bidding of.
- To do as one is told.
- To be obedient, compliant (to a given law, restriction etc.).
- Death of a person.
- A mass or other service held for the soul of a dead person.
- A record of a person's death.
- An obituary.
- having characteristics of an orb
- An armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus) found from Texas to Paraguay; the tatouhou.
- A common person, someone of a lower class.
- Pieces of bread soaked in hot milk used as a comfort food for children during illness
- An unfledged bird.
- Something immature or unfinished.