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- A table or tray strewn with sand, anciently used for drawing, calculating, etc.
- A calculating table or frame; an instrument for performing arithmetical calculations by balls sliding on wires, or counters in grooves, the lowest line representing units, the second line, tens, etc.
- The uppermost portion of the capital of a column, immediately under the architrave.
- A board, tray, or table, divided into perforated compartments, for holding cups, bottles, or the like; a kind of cupboard, buffet, or sideboard.
- A member of the Sioux tribe of American Indian; Siouan.
- Of, pertaining to or caused by abasia
- Missing a nucleotide base
- The dignity, estate, term, or jurisdiction of an abbot or abbess.
- To draw; to conduct away; to take away; to withdraw; to draw to a different part; to move a limb out away from the center of the body;abduct.
- To draw a conclusion, especially in metanalysis; to deduce.
- To take away by force; to carry away (a human being) wrongfully and usually with violence or deception; to kidnap.
- To draw away, as a limb or other part, from its ordinary position; to move similar parts apart.
- Rejected; cast aside.
- Sunk to or existing in a low condition, state, or position.
- Cast down in spirit or hope; degraded; servile; grovelling; despicable; lacking courage; offered in a humble and often ingratiating spirit.
- Showing utter hopelessness, helplessness; showing resignation; wretched.
- A person in the lowest and most despicable condition; a castaway; outcast.
- To cast off or out; to reject.
- To cast down; hence, to abase; to degrade; to lower; to debase.
- A code name for an sting operation set up by the FBI to thwart bribery in Congress.
- Relating to, characterized by, or affected with abulia.
- The cashew tree. Lesley, ed. The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary. 5th. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2003.
- A cashew nut.
- The wood from the mahogany tree or other trees from the family Meliaceae.
- A moderate reddish brown that is slightly yellower and stronger than mahogany panel
- Any parasitic arachnid, such as mites and ticks, of the subclass Acarina.
- Of or pertaining to acarids.
- To set on fire; to kindle.
- A higher-pitched or stronger articulation of a particular syllable of a word or phrase in order to distinguish it from the others or to emphasize it.
- Emphasis or importance in general.
- A mark or character used in writing, in order to indicate the place of the spoken accent, or to indicate the nature or quality of the vowel marked.
- Modulation of the voice in speaking; the manner of speaking or pronouncing; a peculiar or characteristic modification of the voice, expressing emotion; tone.
- The distinctive manner of pronouncing a language associated with a particular region, social group, etc., whether of a native speaker or a foreign speaker; the phonetic and phonological aspects of a dialect.
- A distinctive manner of producing a sign language, such as someone who does not normally use a certain sign language might have when using it.
- A word; a significant tone or sound.
- Expressions in general; speech.
- Stress laid on certain syllables of a verse.
- A regularly recurring stress upon the tone to mark the beginning, and, more feebly, the third part of the measure.
- A special emphasis of a tone, even in the weaker part of the measure.
- The rhythmical accent, which marks phrases and sections of a period.
- The expressive emphasis and shading of a passage.
- A mark used to represent specific stress on a note.
- A mark placed at the right hand of a letter, and a little above it, to distinguish magnitudes of a similar kind expressed by the same letter, but differing in value, as y', y''.
- A mark at the right hand of a number, indicating minutes of a degree, seconds, etc., as in 12' 27'', meaning twelve minutes and twenty-seven seconds.
- A mark used to denote feet and inches, as in 6' 10'', meaning six feet ten inches.
- Emphasis laid on a part of an artistic design or composition; an emphasized detail, in particular a detail in sharp contrast to its surroundings.
- A very small gemstone set into a piece of jewellery.
- A distinctive feature or quality.
- To express the accent of vocally; to utter with accent.
- To mark emphatically; to emphasize; to accentuate; to make prominent.
- To mark with written accents.
- To receive, especially with a consent, with favour, or with approval.
- To admit to a place or a group.
- To regard as proper, usual, true, or to believe in.
- To receive as adequate or satisfactory.
- To receive or admit to; to agree to; to assent to; to submit to.
- To endure patiently.
- To agree to pay.
- To receive officially.
- To receive something willingly.
- A way or means of approaching or entering; an entrance; a passage.
- The act of approaching or entering; an advance.
- The right or ability of approaching or entering; admittance; admission; accessibility.
- The quality of being easy to approach or enter.
- Admission to sexual intercourse.
- An increase by addition; accession
- An onset, attack, or fit of disease; an ague fit.
- An outburst of an emotion; a paroxysm; a fit of passion
- The right of a non-custodial parent to visit their child.
- The process of locating data in memory.
- Connection to or communication with a computer program or to the Internet.
- To gain or obtain access to.
- To have access to (data).
- To summon.
- To quote.
- To excite.
- To induce.
- To drive a nail into a horseshoe; to lame.
- To overfill; to fill to satiety; to stuff full.
- To clog, clog up; to block.
- To be disgusting to.
- To gather together; to collect.
- Agreement or concurrence of opinion, will, or action.
- A harmony in sound, pitch and tone; concord.
- Agreement or harmony of things in general.
- An agreement between parties in controversy, by which satisfaction for an injury is stipulated, and which, when executed, prevents a lawsuit.
- An international agreement.
- Voluntary or spontaneous impulse to act.
- To make to agree or correspond; to suit one thing to another; to adjust.
- To bring (people) to an agreement; to reconcile, settle, adjust or harmonize.
- To agree or correspond; to be in harmony.
- To agree in pitch and tone.
- To grant as suitable or proper; to concede or award.
- To give consent.
- To arrive at an agreement.
- To approach and speak to boldly or aggressively, as with a demand or request.
- To join side to side; to border; hence, to sail along the coast or side of.
- To approach; to come up to.
- To speak to first; to address; to greet.
- To adjoin; to lie alongside.
- To solicit sexually.
- To assault (the most common modern usage).
- Address; greeting.
- An attack.
- To increase, to augment; to come to by way of increase; to arise or spring as a growth or result; to be added as increase, profit, or damage, especially as the produce of money lent.
- To be incurred as a result of the passage of time.
- To become an enforceable and permanent right.
- Something that accrues; advantage accruing
- To recline, as at table.
- Pertaining to, or obtained from, the maple.
- Of, pertaining to, or producing vinegar
- Of or pertaining to acetic acid or its derivatives
- the triglyceride of acetic acid
- The state or condition of having aches.
- A small, dry, indehiscent fruit, containing a single seed, as in the buttercup.
- That aches; continuously painful.
- The feeling of an ache; a dull pain.
- (syn. similar to arrowroot: the the seeds of which yield a purple dye.
- The edible rhizome of this plant.
- A man's knee-length jacket worn in parts of India, Bangladesh and Pakistan.
- Having a pH less than 7, or being sour, or having the strength to neutralize alkalis, or turning a litmus paper red.
- Containing a high percentage of silica; opposed to basic.
- Of or relating to acid; having the character of an acid.
- Of, pertaining to, or located in an acinus.
- One of the small grains or drupelets which make up some kinds of fruit, as the blackberry, raspberry, etc.
- A grape-stone.
- One of the granular masses which constitute a racemose or compound gland, as the pancreas; also, one of the saccular recesses in the lobules of a racemose gland.
- To recognize.
- To acknowledge; confess (often with "of" or "on"), reveal, disclose, realize
- An isolated point not upon a curve, but whose coordinates satisfy the equation of the curve so that it is considered as belonging to the curve.
- Relieving weariness; restorative.
- Unable to function or cope.
- the congenital absence of the pupil in an eye
- Excessive eating due to a lack of the sensation of satiety.
- In political philosophy, the negation of rule or "government." A society with the absence of coercion; one of voluntary order.
- weakness of will.
- crawling, teeming
- To weaken, impair, or enfeeble in mind, body, or estate; craze.
- The lowest groups of animals, in which no nervous system has been observed.
- To, toward or from the far side of (something that lies between two points of interest).
- On the opposite side of (something that lies between two points of interest).
- across from: on the opposite side, relative to something that lies between, from (a point of interest).
- From one side to the other within (a space being traversed).
- At or near the far end of (a space).
- So as to intersect or pass through or over at an angle.
- In possession of full, up-to-date information about; abreast of.
- From one side to the other.
- On the other side.
- In a particular direction.
- A word that runs horizontally in the completed puzzle grid or its associated clue.
- Temporarily assuming the duties or authority of another person when they are unable to do their job.
- An intended action or deed.
- The occupation of an actor.
- The deeds or actions of parties are called actings to avoid confusion with the legal senses of deeds and actions.
- Something done so as to accomplish a purpose.
- A way of motion or functioning.
- A fast-paced activity.
- A mechanism; a moving part or assembly.
- The mechanism, that is the set of moving mechanical parts, of a keyboard instrument, like a piano, which transfers the motion of the key to the sound-making device.Marshall Cavendish Corporation Growing Up with Science p.1079
- sexual intercourse.
- The distance separating the strings and the fretboard on the guitar.
- A charge or other process in a law court (also called lawsuit and actio).
- A mapping from a pairing of mathematical objects to one of them, respecting their individual structures. The pairing is typically a Cartesian product or a tensor product. The object that is not part of the output is said to act on the other object. In any given context, action is used as an abbreviation for a more fully named notion, like group action or left group action.
- The event or connected series of events, either real or imaginary, forming the subject of a play, poem, or other composition; the unfolding of the drama of events.
- The attitude or position of the several parts of the body as expressive of the sentiment or passion depicted.
- spin put on the bowling ball.
- A share in the capital stock of a joint-stock company, or in the public funds.
- To act on a request etc, in order to put it into effect.
- To initiate a legal action against someone.
- a promontory of Acarnania in Ancient Greece where and Cleopatra were defeated by Octavian in a naval battle in 31 BC
- Like, characteristic, or typical of an actor
- Existing in act or reality, not just potentially; really acted or acting; occurring in fact.
- Factual, real, not just apparent or even false.
- In action at the time being; now existing; current.
- Active, not passive.
- Used to emphasise a noun or verb, whether something is real or metaphorical.
- An actual, real one; notably:
- Something actually received; real receipts, as distinct from estimated ones.
- A radio callsign modifier that specifies the commanding officer of the unit or asset denoted by the remainder of the callsign and not the officer's assistant or other designee.
- Sharpened; sharp-pointed.
- To sharpen; to make pungent; to quicken.
- Sharpness or acuteness, as of a needle, wit, etc.
- Quickness of perception or discernment; penetration of mind; the faculty of nice discrimination.
- A sharp, tapering point extending from a plant.
- A bony, often sharp, protuberance, especially that of the ischium.
- Any diester of a geminal diol; R2C(OCOR')2.
- A special ward in Tokyo that is surrounded by (clockwise from north) Saitama Prefecture, Katsushika, Sumida, Arakawa, and Kita special wards
- Of, relating to, or resembling the Biblical character Adam.
- A person who is addicted, especially to a harmful drug
- An adherent or fan (of something)
- To cause someone to become addicted, especially to a drug
- To involve oneself in something habitually, to the exclusion of almost anything else.
- To adapt; to make suitable; to fit.
- To bring forward or offer, as an argument, passage, or consideration which bears on a statement or case; to cite; to allege.
- To draw towards a center or a middle line.
- The product of an addition reaction
- Pertaining to, or derived from, fatty or oily substances; applied to certain acids obtained from fats by the action of nitric acid.
- Of, or derived from adipic acid.
- Of or pertaining to Adonis.
- Very beautiful or handsome; physically perfect.
- having a dactyl followed by either a spondee or a trochee.
- A verse consisting of a dactyl and spondee.
- To transport something by advection
- An opinion recommended or offered, as worthy to be followed; counsel.
- Deliberate consideration; knowledge.
- Information or news given; intelligence;
- In commercial language, information communicated by letter; used chiefly in reference to drafts or bills of exchange
- Counseling to perform a specific illegal act.
- In aspect-oriented programming, the code whose execution is triggered when a join point is reached.
- Of, pertaining to, or resembling an aecium.
- To influence or alter.
- To move to emotion.
- Of an illness or condition, to infect or harm (a part of the body).
- To dispose or incline.
- To tend to by affinity or disposition.
- To assign; to appoint.
- To aim for, to try to obtain.
- To feel affection for (someone); to like, be fond of.
- To show a fondness for (something); to choose.
- To make a show of; to put on a pretence of; to feign; to assume. To make a false display of.
- One's mood or inclination; mental state.
- A desire, an appetite.
- A subjective feeling experienced in response to a thought or other stimulus; mood, emotion, especially as demonstrated in external physical signs.
- Not focused
- Neither concave or convex (focal point at infinity)
- Occurring without the union of male and female gametes; asexual
- Any of various fungi, principally of the order Agaricales, having fruiting bodies consisting of umbrella-like caps, on stalks, with numerous gills beneath.
- A dried fruiting body of a fungus formerly used in medicine, (now formerly
- The capacity, condition, or state of acting or of exerting power; action or activity; operation.
- A person or thing through which power is exerted or an end is achieved: instrumentality, means.
- The office or function of an agent; also, the relationship between a principal and that person's agent.
- An establishment engaged in doing business for another; also, the place of business or the district of such an agency.
- A department or other administrative unit of a government; also, the office or headquarters of, or the district administered by such unit of government.
- an accent that accentuates a note by extending it slightly beyond its normal time value
- Lacking an angle.
- Having a magnetic deviation of zero.
- A historic king of the Visigoths.
- pertaining to Alcaeus, a Greek lyric poet of around 600BC; especially, of a verse meter in a four-line stanza which he supposedly invented
- alcaic verses
- name, one of the modern variants of Alicia.
- One of the Furies
- Related to, or afflicted with alexia
- name - The Latinized form of Alice
- To allure; to entice.
- A fish, the allis shad (Alosa alosa).
- An alloy of aluminium, nickel and cobalt, sometimes alloyed with smaller amounts of iron, copper, titanium and used primarily in the manufacture of magnets.
- Of or pertaining to a hypothetical grouping of languages that includes the Turkic, Mongolic, and Tungusic and less often the Japanese and Korean languages. The most familiar modern languages of this group include Turkish, Mongolian and, more controversially, Japanese and Korean.
- Of, or pertaining to, an amoeba.
- To impose a fine on; to fine.
- To punish; to make an exaction.
- Friendly, amicable.
- Someone not a party to a case who submits a brief and/or presents oral argument in that case.
- Characteristic of an amide.
- Characteristic of an amine
- An amphibious vehicle of a class introduced in World War II.
- The sediment in olive oil.
- Pertaining to, or derived from, amyl
- The author of anarchy; one who excites revolt.
- A tool used to moor a vessel to the bottom of a sea or river to resist movement.
- An iron device so shaped as to grip the bottom and hold a vessel at her berth by the chain or rope attached. (FM 55-501).
- The combined anchoring gear (anchor, rode, bill/peak and fittings such as bitts, cat, and windlass.)
- Representation of the nautical tool, used as a heraldic charge.
- Any instrument serving a purpose like that of a ship's anchor, such as an arrangement of timber to hold a dam fast; a device to hold the end of a bridge cable etc.; or a device used in metalworking to hold the core of a mould in place.
- A marked point in a document that can be the target of a hyperlink.
- An anchorman or anchorwoman.
- The final runner in a relay race.
- A point that is touched by the draw hand or string when the bow is fully drawn and ready to shoot.
- A superstore or other facility that serves as a focus to bring customers into an area.
- That which gives stability or security.
- A metal tie holding adjoining parts of a building together.
- Carved work, somewhat resembling an anchor or arrowhead; part of the ornaments of certain mouldings. It is seen in the echinus, or egg-and-anchor (called also egg-and-dart, egg-and-tongue) ornament.
- One of the anchor-shaped spicules of certain sponges.
- One of the calcareous spinules of certain holothurians, as in species of Synapta.
- To hold an object, especially a ship or a boat to a fixed point.
- To cast anchor; to come to anchor.
- To stop; to fix or rest.
- To provide emotional stability for a person in distress.
- To perform as an anchorman or anchorwoman.
- To be stuck; to be unable to move away from a position.
- The sacred shield of the Ancient Romans, said to have fallen from heaven in the reign of Numa. It was the palladium of Rome.
- A small inflammatory swelling, arising suddenly.
- A piece of malleable iron that is wrought into the shape of a flat bar, about three feet long, with a square rough unwrought knob on each end.
- Of or pertaining to anemia.
- Weak; listless; lacking power, vigor, vitality, or colorfulness.
- An individual who has anemia.
- impermanence, the doctrine claiming that all of conditioned existence, without exception, is transient. One of the three marks of existence.
- A dam made in a stream for maintaining and regulating irrigation.
- Of, pertaining to, or derived from anise
- Relating to an anode.
- Socially disorganized, disoriented or alienated
- Suffering from a reduced supply of oxygen.
- Lacking oxygen.
- Of, pertaining to, causing or afflicted with anuria.
- Of or connected with the apex.
- Situated at the growing tip of the plant or its roots, in comparison with intercalary growth situated between zones of permanent tissue.
- Produced with the tip of the tongue.
- A sound produced by obstructing the air passage with the tip of the tongue.
- Each by itself; by the single one; to each; as the share of each.
- Exhibiting or relating to apnea: no longer breathing
- A row of arches.
- A covered passage, usually with shops on both sides.
- An establishment that runs coin-operated games.
- A poetic term for Arcadia, an ancient region of Greece with a tradition of rural, bucolic innocence.
- Specialized knowledge that is mysterious to the uninitiated.
- understood by only a few
- obscure, mysterious
- requiring secret or mysterious knowledge to understand.
- A violet dye obtained from several species of lichen ( etc.), which grow on maritime rocks in the Canary and Cape Verde Islands, etc.
- The plant from which the dye is obtained.
- In an arch manner; slyly.
- A chief magistrate of ancient Athens.
- A ruler, head of state or other leader.
- A supernatural being subordinate to the Demiurge.
- The shape or motion of something that arcs.
- Of or pertaining to an arc.
- To reach for, get at, obtain, get hold of.
- To direct.
- To impute.
- Lifted up; raised; erect.
- Attentive, like a person listening.
- To move upward, to fly, to soar.
- To slope in an upward direction.
- To go up.
- To succeed.
- To rise; to become higher, more noble, etc.
- The act of ascending; a motion upwards.
- The way or means by which one ascends.
- An eminence, hill, or high place.
- The degree of elevation of an object, or the angle it makes with a horizontal line; inclination; rising grade.
- The ascender height in a typeface.
- An increase, for example in popularity or hierarchy
- A cupboard or case for holding bows and other archery equipment.
- person or thing without a shadow
- person or thing found close to the Equator
- Of or relating to asemia.
- Without semantic content; lacking meaning.
- A container for ashes, used in times past for accumulating ashes generated from wood and coal fires, for eventual disposal elsewhere. A dustbin.
- A kind of large firecracker.
- Of or pertaining to the Ashcan School of American art.
- Describing a comic book originally published solely to retain ownership of a trademark, not intended for general release; later used for promotional comic books intended for limited release to the public.
- Any specific feature, part, or element of something.
- The way something appears when viewed from a certain direction or perspective.
- The way something appears when considered from a certain point of view.
- A phase or a partial, but significant view or description of something.
- One's appearance or expression.
- Position or situation with regard to seeing; that position which enables one to look in a particular direction; position in relation to the points of the compass.
- Prospect; outlook.
- A grammatical quality of a verb which determines the relationship of the speaker to the internal temporal flow of the event the verb describes, or whether the speaker views the event from outside as a whole, or from within as it is unfolding.
- The relative position of heavenly bodies as they appear to an observer on earth; the angular relationship between points in a horoscope.
- The act of looking at something; gaze.
- Appearance to the eye or the mind; look; view.
- In aspect-oriented programming, a feature or component that can be applied to parts of a program independent of any inheritance hierarchy.
- ancestral, atavistic
- Pertaining to ataxia.
- Presenting an action or event as being incomplete.
- the incapability of a woman to conceive and give birth to children
- Lacking muscle tone.
- Characterized by atony, or want of vital energy.
- Pertaining to or suffering from atopy.
- To arrest, seize.
- To fasten, to join to (literally and figuratively).
- To adhere; to be attached.
- To come into legal operation in connection with anything; to vest.
- To win the heart of; to connect by ties of love or self-interest; to attract; to fasten or bind by moral influence; with to.
- To connect, in a figurative sense; to ascribe or attribute; to affix; with to.
- To take, seize, or lay hold of.
- An attempt to cause damage, injury to, or death of opponent or enemy.
- An attempt to detract from the worth or credibility of, a person, position, idea, object, or thing, by physical, verbal, emotional, or other assault.
- A time in which one attacks. The offence of a battle.
- Collectively, the bowlers of a cricket side.
- Any contact with the ball other than a serve or block which sends the ball across the plane of the net.
- The three attackmen on the field or all the attackmen of a team.
- The sudden onset of a disease or condition.
- An active episode of a chronic or recurrent disease.
- The onset of a musical note, particularly with respect to the strength (and duration) of that onset.
- The amount of time it takes for the volume of an audio signal to go from zero to maximum level (e.g. an audio waveform representing a snare drum hit would feature a very fast attack, whereas that of a wave washing to shore would feature a slow attack).
- To apply violent force to someone or something.
- To aggressively challenge a person, idea, etc., with words (particularly in newspaper headlines, because it typesets into less space than "criticize" or similar).
- To begin to affect; to act upon injuriously or destructively; to begin to decompose or waste.
- To deal with something in a direct way; to set to work upon.
- To aim balls at the batsman’s wicket.
- To set a field, or bowl in a manner designed to get wickets.
- To bat aggressively, so as to score runs quickly.
- To move forward in an active attempt to score a point, as opposed to trying not to concede.
- To accelerate quickly in an attempt to get ahead of the other riders.
- that has no type; devoid of typical character; irregular; unlike the type
- A crude balance for weighing, and a kind of weight, formerly used in England.
- An advocate, a lawyer
- Any of four species of wading birds in the genus Recurvirostra, of the family Recurvirostridae, with long, slender recurved bills, long legs, and webbed feet.
- To declare freely and openly; to assert.
- To acknowledge deliberately; to admit; to confess; to sanction.
- To confirm or verify, to affirm the validity of.
- To appeal to; to cite or claim as authority.
- evidence; declaration
- Containing only a single species of microorganism. For example, an "axenic culture" is a pure grown sample of the organism in question.
- Isolated from organisms of any other species.
- Relating to axons.
- Confined to no zone or region; not local.
- of, related to, or derived from an azonic acid
- Pertaining to azote, or nitrogen; formed or consisting of azote
- Fatal to animal life.
- Put on one's back; killed; rendered dead.
- Having specified type of back.
- Having specified type of backing.
- A ride on the back of a bicycle or motorbike.
- Resembling bacon, especially in flavor
- In fortification, a kind of portcullis or gate, made like a pitfall, with a counterpoise, and supported by two large stakes.
- Type of drawbridge.
- A member of an Iranian people who primarily speak the Balochi language and inhabit Balochistan and other nearby areas.
- An ornamental covering, as of carpet or leather, for a bench or form.
- An international, interdenominational organization of Bible classes for young men, founded in the late 19th century.
- Of or pertaining to bards.
- A bardic circle or competition: a gathering or contest at which stories, poems, and/or songs are recited.
- To accuse.
- To call upon; call forth; challenge.
- To call; summon.
- To call names; miscall.
- To make calm or still; make quiet; calm.
- To deprive (a ship) of wind, so that it cannot move (usually in passive).
- Relating to, or relieving, a cough.
- A medicine for relieving coughs.
- A short piece of rope spliced to form a circle
- A loop of rope with a knot at one end to catch in an eye at the other endUS FM 55-501 MARINE CREWMAN’S HANDBOOK; 1 December 1999. Used to secure oars etc. at their place.
- A loop of thread, typically braided, attached at each end to a jacket. Used to pass through the brooch bar of medals to affix them to the jacket without damaging it.
- The clevis of a pulley block.
- An eye in the end of a rope.
- A method of joining fabric, for example the doors of a tent, by interlacing loops of cord (beckets) through eyelet holes and adjacent loops.
- A spade for digging turf.
- To wave and/or to nod to somebody with the intention to make the person come closer.
- To seem attractive and inviting
- A sign made without words; a beck.
- A children's game similar to hide and seek in which children who have been "caught" may escape if they see another hider beckon to them.
- Clothed about; clad.
- To grasp, insnare, ensnare, catch, to trap suddenly, to grab suddenly.
- To clap for; to applaud.
- To scratch or tear all over with claws or nails.
- To fold in the arms; embrace; clasp.
- To wrap around; enclose; encircle; surround.
- To include; comprise; comprehend; contain.
- To lay hold of; seize upon; grip; catch; overtake.
- To curdle (milk).
- To clip around or about (the edges of); crop.
- To encumber with a sticky substance; clog.
- To arrive, come (to a place).
- To come about; happen; come into being; arise.
- begin to be; turn into.
- To be proper for; to befit.
- Of an adornment, piece of clothing etc.: to look attractive on (someone).
- a Mediterranean fish.
- To cover or deck out with curls.
- To curl; make curly.
- To deck, ornament, or adorn; to grace.
- To duck or immerse thoroughly; submerge.
- To deceive; disappoint; jilt.
- A disappointment; trick.
- Any climbing woody vine of the tropics with the habit of a liana; in the Philippines, especially any of various species of Calamus, the cane or rattan palm.
- To fasten, as with a lace or cord.
- To cover or adorn with lace.
- To beat with a strap.
- Of or pertaining to the Belgae, a German tribe who anciently possessed the country between the Rhine, the Seine, and the ocean.
- Of or pertaining to the Netherlands or to Belgium.
- To lick or lick about.
- warlike; martial
- To lock, or fasten as with a lock.
- To ridicule or mock.
- To mock repeatedly; flout.
- To cause to appear as if mock or unreal; excel or surpass, as the genuine surpasses the counterfeit.
- The territory under the jurisdiction of a bey.
- Having two hydrogen atoms that can be replaced by negative atoms or radicals to form salts.
- Any of a group of ray-finned fish of the family Polypteridae in the order Polypteriformes.
- To quarrel in a tiresome, insulting manner.
- To move tremulously, quiver, shimmer (of a water stream, of a flame)
- To skirmish; to exchange blows; to fight.
- A skirmish; an encounter.
- A fight with stones between two parties of boys.
- A wrangle; also, a noise, as in angry contention.
- A wooden drinking-cup or other dish.
- The three-dimensional shape swept by revolving an isosceles triangle around its edge of unequal length, or by joining two identical right circular cones, base to base.
- Having two horns.
- A plane curve having two cusps
- A double-sided stone tool
- Related to bionics.
- Of a biological organism, having been enhanced by electronic or mechanical parts; cyborg.
- A motion picture based on the life (or lives) of a real, rather than fictional, person (or people).
- The process of loading two reels of film into a camera, so that they both pass through the camera gate together, formerly used for visual effects and as a subtractive colour process.
- A province of Spain
- To cut or divide into two parts.
- To divide an angle, line segment, or other figure into two equal parts.
- A bisector, which divides into two equal parts.
- An envelope, card, or fragment thereof showing an affixed cut half of a regular issued stamp, over which one or more postal markings have been applied. Typically used in wartime when normal lower rate stamps may not be available.
- Spiteful or malevolent; catty; malicious; unpleasant.
- Pale; bleak.
- To treat with bleach, especially so as to whiten (fabric, paper, etc.) or lighten (hair).
- to lose color due to stress-induced expulsion of symbiotic unicellular algae.
- To make meaningless; to divest of meaning; to make empty.
- A chemical, such as sodium hypochlorite or hydrogen peroxide, or a preparation of such a chemical, used for disinfecting or whitening.
- A variety of bleach.
- An act of bleaching; exposure to the sun.
- A disease of the skin.
- To shrink; start back; give way; flinch; turn aside or fly off.
- To quail.
- To deceive; cheat.
- To draw back from; shrink; avoid; elude; deny, as from fear.
- To hinder; obstruct; disconcert; foil.
- To fly off; to turn aside.
- A deceit; a trick.
- A sidelong glance.
- To blanch.
- Resembling a block in shape.
- An uneven patch of color or discoloration.
- An irregularly shaped spot.
- Imperfection; blemish on one’s reputation, stain.
- To mark with blotches.
- To develop blotches, to become blotchy.
- A North American wild cat, Lynx rufus, having tufted ears and a short tail.
- a multi-purpose construction vehicle, akin to a smaller version of a front-end loader or a backhoe (backhoe loader), with a one-man caged control cabin
- a city in western Germany
- A bowl or vessel made from a gourd.
- A sleeveless shirt for women, sometimes provided with detachable sleeves.
- Blouse; any shirt for women, particularly the upper part of a two-piece dress or European folk costume.
- The upper portion of a women's one-piece dress, equivalent to a shirt.
- Underbodice: an undershirt for women, particularly a corset or other undershirt stiffened with whalebone.
- Pertaining to silkworms.
- A large grouper (Mycteroperca bonaci) of Florida and the West Indies, valuable as a food fish.
- Any of several similar fishes.
- Full of botches or mistakes; poorly done.
- To change the direction of motion after hitting an obstacle.
- To move quickly up and then down, or vice versa, once or repeatedly.
- To cause to move quickly up and down, or back and forth, once or repeatedly.
- To suggest or introduce (an idea, etc.) to (off or by) somebody, in order to gain feedback.
- To leap or spring suddenly or unceremoniously; to bound.
- To move rapidly (between).
- To be refused by a bank because it is drawn on insufficient funds.
- To fail to cover (a draft presented against one's account).
- To leave.
- To eject violently, as from a room; to discharge unceremoniously, as from employment.
- (sometimes employing the preposition with) To have sexual intercourse.
- To attack unexpectedly.
- To turn power off and back on; to reset
- To return undelivered.
- To land hard and lift off again due to excess momentum.
- To land hard on unsurvivable velocity with fatal results.
- To bully; to scold.
- To strike or thump, so as to rebound, or to make a sudden noise; to knock loudly.
- To boast; to bluster.
- A change of direction of motion after hitting the ground or an obstacle.
- A movement up and then down (or vice versa), once or repeatedly.
- An email return with any error.
- The sack, licensing.
- A bang, boom.
- A drink based on brandy.
- A heavy, sudden, and often noisy, blow or thump.
- Bluster; brag; untruthful boasting; audacious exaggeration; an impudent lie; a bouncer.
- Scyllium catulus, a European dogfish.
- A genre of New Orleans music.
- A 'good' beat.
- A talent for leaping.
- Easily bounced.
- Lively, exuberant, energetic.
- Having braces or similar supports.
- That which braces, binds, or makes firm; a band or bandage.
- A covering to protect the arm of the bowman from the vibration of the string.
- Armor for the forearm; a brassart.
- A medicine, as an astringent or a tonic, which gives tension or tone to any part of the body.
- A town in Powys, Wales.
- Covered with brick.
- Similar to brick in texture, colour, shape, etc.
- A bricklayer.
- of, or relating to bromine or its compounds, especially those in which it has a valency of five
- Candied coconut meat.
- Of or relating to the cheek or, more rarely, the mouth.
- On the side facing the cheek.
- Administered in the mouth, not by swallowing but by absorption through the skin of the cheek; often by placing between the top gum and the inside of the lip.
- A framework or grill upon which meat is laid to dry, or to be roasted.
- Meat prepared in this way.
- To dry meat on such a frame.
- an administrative district in Aberdeenshire, Scotland
- and (Clan Buchan). Of note is John Buchan, the author.
- A horse or other animal that bucks.
- One who bucks ore.
- A broad-headed hammer used in bucking ore.
- A poor white person.
- Having, or growing in bunches.
- A North-American tree,
- The tripod, pylon, or struts usually at the centre-section of a biplane or high-winged monoplane.
- A cabdriver, someone who drives a taxi.
- The driver of a hackney cab.
- The driver of a taxi.
- A seal, as of a letter.
- A special characteristic or quality; prestige.
- A commemorative stamped design or inscription on an envelope, other than a cancellation or pre-printed postage.
- A sealed envelope containing an item whose price is being negotiated.
- A capsule containing a pharmaceutical preparation.
- A hidden location from which one can observe birds while remaining unseen.
- To mark (an envelope) with a commemorative stamped design or inscription.
- A sweet eaten to sweeten the breath.
- The cry of a hen or goose, especially when laying an egg
- A laugh resembling the cry of a hen or goose.
- To make a sharp, broken noise or cry, as a hen or goose does.
- To laugh with a broken sound similar to a hen's cry.
- To talk in a silly manner; to prattle.
- The bean-like seed of a tropical vine ( used as a hallucinogen and in traditional medicine, and made into jewelry.
- A lightweight freestanding rack designed to hold accessories.
- A lightweight wheeled cart, often fitted with shelves or racks.
- A small box usually used for tea
- form of (Scottish errand boy)
- A golfer's assistant and adviser.
- To serve as a golf caddie.
- A small tray with a handle and compartments for holding items.
- A small wheeled cart attached to a bicycle and used as a conveyance for a child.
- A tea caddy.
- The larva of a caddis fly. They generally live in cylindrical cases, open at each end, and covered externally with debris.
- A rough woolen cloth; caddice.
- A kind of worsted lace or ribbon.
- A hawker or peddler.
- A beggar.
- An oxide of zinc that collects on the sides of furnaces where zinc is sublimed. Formerly applied to the mineral
- Pertaining to, derived from, or containing cadmium.
- A Phoenician prince, son of king Agenor of Tyre. Was sent by his royal parents to seek and return his sister Europa after being abducted from Phoenicia by Zeus. Credited with founding Greek city of Thebes and inventing Greek alphabet.
- perishable; frail; transitory
- Depression, melancholy.
- The act of placing or trapping something in a cage.
- A tough old goose.
- Coarse, bad food of any kind.
- A number of sheets of paper put loosely together; especially one of the successive portions of a work printed in numbers.
- A memorial of a body; a report of legislative proceedings, etc.
- A member of an Indian people from central Mexico.
- The language of these people.
- To act in partnership.
- Short for Caicos Islands, the bigger archipelago of the TCI, lying to the northwest.
- A layer or deposit of caked material.
- A slope or declivity in a manège ground down which a horse is made to gallop, to give suppleness to its haunches.
- A sort of light 'convertible' carriage with a folding hood.
- Wearing shoes; used especially of religious orders.
- of, pertaining to, or derived from calcium or lime
- To become warm or hot
- To make warm or hot
- One who calks.
- A calk on a shoe.
- A calk (on a horseshoe).
- The person who makes a telephone call.
- A visitor.
- The person who stands at the front of the hall and announces the numbers.
- A function that calls another (the callee).
- A whistle or similar item used to call foxes.
- The person who directs dancers in certain dances, such as American line dances and square dances.
- Characterized by cunning or shrewdness; crafty.
- The long-tailed duck, Clangula hyemalis, an Arctic sea duck.
- an Australian freshwater fish, the golden perch or yellowbelly
- A hardened area of the skin (especially on the foot or hand) caused by repeated friction, wear or use.
- The material of repair in fractures of bone; a substance exuded at the site of fracture, which is at first soft or cartilaginous in consistency, but is ultimately converted into true bone and unites the fragments into a single piece.
- The new formation over the end of a cutting, before it puts out rootlets.
- To form such hardened tissue.
- A person or thing that calms.
- A Native American people who lived on Florida's southwest coast and along its inner waterways.
- A cow that produces young.
- To cut into slices and pickle.
- To crimp.
- To bear, or be susceptible of, being calvered.
- of French and Spanish origin, notably borne by John Calvin, French Protestant theologian
- name derived from the surname; used especially by nonconformist families
- flint or pebble stone, used in building walls, etc.
- A piece of chainmail worn to protect the neck and shoulders.
- An ecclesiastical ornament worn by bishops.
- A small prairie in a forest; a small grassy plain among hills.
- An ornamental greenhouse shrub (Thea japonica) with glossy evergreen leaves and roselike red or white double flowers.
- A slight convexity, arching or curvature of a surface of a road, beam, roof, ship's deck etc., so that liquids will flow off the sides.
- The slope of a curved road created to minimize the effect of centrifugal force.
- An upward concavity in the underside of a beam, girder, or lintel; also, a slight upward concavity in a straight arch.
- The alignment on the roll axis of the wheels of a road vehicle, where positive camber signifies that the wheels are closer together at the bottom than the top.
- The curvature of an airfoil.
- A small enclosed dock in which timber for masts (etc.) is kept to weather.
- To curve upwards in the middle.
- To adjust the camber of the wheels of a vehicle.
- A district in inner north-west London, and a London Borough within Greater London, comprising and
- A place name in various other locales, including:
- A city in Alabama, USA
- A city in Arkansas, USA
- A town in Jackson Township, Indiana, USA.
- A city in New Jersey, USA
- An unincorporated community and CDP in North Carolina, USA
- A city in Tennessee, USA
- name, modern transferred use of the surname.
- A fine fabric made from wool (originally camel, but later goat) and silk.
- A garment made from such a fabric.
- To contend; argue; talk noisily.
- A historic region of the Middle East, roughly equivalent to Palestine.
- A grandson of Noah.
- name of biblical origin.
- a town in Litchfield County, Connecticut, USA.
- A false or misleading report or story, especially if deliberately so.
- A type of aircraft in which the primary horizontal control and stabilization surfaces are in front of the main wing.
- Any small winglike structure on a vehicle, usually used for stabilization.
- The Mediterranean island of Crete.
- The Cretan city of
- A town in Rockingham County, New Hampshire, United States.
- The on the island now known as Sri Lanka.
- The city of the capital of that kingdom.
- Impartial and free from prejudice.
- Straightforward, open and sincere.
- Not posed or rehearsed.
- A spontaneous or unposed photograph.
- A light source consisting of a wick embedded in a solid, flammable substance such as wax, tallow, or paraffin.
- The protruding, removable portion of a filter, particularly a water filter.
- A unit of luminous intensity, now replaced by the SI unit candela.
- A fast-growing, light-colored, upward-growing shoot on a pine tree in the spring. As growth slows in summer, the shoot darkens and is no longer conspicuous.
- To observe the growth of an embryo inside (an egg), using a bright light source.
- To dry greenware prior to beginning of the firing cycle, setting the kiln at 200° Celsius until all water is removed from the greenware.
- To check an item (such as an envelope) by holding it between a light source and the eye.
- Whiteness; brilliance.
- The state of being sincere and open in speech; honesty in expression.
- As much as a can will hold.
- A heavy wooden collar or yoke borne on the shoulders and enclosing the neck and arms, formerly used in China to punish petty criminals.
- Of, or pertaining to, a dog or dogs.
- Of or pertaining to mammalian teeth which are cuspids or fangs.
- Any member of Caninae, the only living subfamily of Canidae.
- Any of certain extant canids regarded as similar to the dog or wolf (including coyotes, jackals, etc.) but distinguished from the vulpines, which are regarded as fox-like.
- In heterodont mammals, the pointy tooth between the incisors and the premolars; a cuspid.
- A king and a nine as a starting hand in Texas hold 'em due to phonetic similarity.
- A beating with a cane.
- A plant disease marked by gradual decay.
- A corroding or sloughing ulcer; especially a spreading gangrenous ulcer or collection of ulcers in or about the mouth.
- Anything which corrodes, corrupts, or destroys.
- A kind of wild rose; the dog rose.
- An obstinate and often incurable disease of a horse's foot, characterized by separation of the horny portion and the development of fungoid growths. Usually resulting from neglected thrush.
- An avian disease affecting doves, poultry, parrots and birds of prey, caused by Trichomonas gallinae.
- To affect as a canker; to eat away; to corrode; to consume.
- To infect or pollute; to corrupt.
- To waste away, grow rusty, or be oxidized, as a mineral.
- To be or become diseased, or as if diseased, with canker; to grow corrupt; to become venomous.
- Preserved in cans.
- Previously prepared; not fresh or new; standardized, mass produced, or lacking originality or customization.
- A bituminous coal that burns brightly with much smoke.
- Can not (am/is/are unable to).
- Am/are/is forbidden or not permitted to
- Something that cannot be done.