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- a small town in Norfolk, England
- aerial; ethereal; incorporeal; visionary.
- A use of the interjection, ahem.
- a city in Hawaii
- Someone who apes something
- Filled with awe.
- Having or showing awe.
- The pin or spindle on which a wheel revolves, or which revolves with a wheel.
- A transverse bar or shaft connecting the opposite wheels of a car or carriage; an axletree.
- An axis; as, the Sun’s axle.
- Back against.
- Back against.
- 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.
- 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 variety of soft, mild French cheese made from cow's milk.
- A barn, especially one used for keeping cattle in.
- A rich, sweet dessert food, typically made of flour, sugar and eggs and baked in an oven, and often covered in icing.
- A small mass of baked dough, especially a thin loaf from unleavened dough.
- A thin wafer-shaped mass of fried batter; a griddlecake or pancake.
- A block of any of various dense materials.
- A trivially easy task or responsibility; from a piece of cake.
- Coat (something) with a crust of solid material.
- To form into a cake, or mass.
- To cackle like a goose.
- of, the name of the letter C.
- To line or finish (a surface, such as a wall), with plaster, stucco, thin boards, or similar.
- To set a higher bound.
- a ceiling
- A single-room dwelling for a hermit.
- A small monastery or nunnery dependent on a larger religious establishment.
- A small room in a monastery or nunnery accommodating one person.
- Each of the small hexagonal compartments in a honeycomb.
- Any of various chambers in a tissue or organism having specific functions.
- Specifically, any of the supposed compartments of the brain, formerly thought to be the source of specific mental capacities, knowledge, or memories.
- A section or compartment of a larger structure.
- Any small dwelling; a remote nook, a den.
- A room in a prison or jail for one or more inmates.
- A device which stores electrical power; used either singly or together in batteries; the basic unit of a battery.
- The basic unit of a living organism, consisting of a quantity of protoplasm surrounded by a cell membrane, which is able to synthesize proteins and replicate itself.
- A small thunderstorm, caused by convection, that forms ahead of a storm front.
- The minimal unit of a cellular automaton that can change state and has an associated behavior.
- In FreeCell-type games, a space where one card can be placed.
- A small group of people forming part of a larger organization, often an outlawed one.
- A short, fixed-length packet as in asynchronous transfer mode.
- A region of radio reception that is a part of a larger radio network.
- A three-dimensional facet of a polytope.
- The unit in a statistical array (a spreadsheet, for example) where a row and a column intersect.
- The space between the ribs of a vaulted roof.
- A cella.
- An area of an insect wing bounded by veins
- To place or enclose in a cell.
- A cellular phone.
- A Chevrolet automobile.
- A symbol found on a musical staff that indicates the pitches indicated by the lines and the spaces on the staff
- A light breeze.
- A blood-sucking fly of the family Tabanidae; a gadfly, a horsefly.
- A roughly spherical mass or body.
- A ball of thread or yarn.
- Yarn or thread as used to guide one's way through a maze or labyrinth; a guide, a clue.
- The lower corner(s) of a sail to which a sheet is attached for trimming the sail (adjusting its position relative to the wind); the metal loop or cringle in the corner of the sail, to which the sheet is attached. On a triangular sail, the clew is the trailing corner relative to the wind direction.
- The sheets so attached to a sail.
- The cords suspending a hammock.
- to roll into a ball
- (transitive and intransitive) to raise the lower corner(s) of (a sail)
- name, an spelling of
- A strand of yarn etc. as used to guide one through a labyrinth; something which points the way, a guide.
- Information which may lead one to a certain point or conclusion.
- An object or a kind of indication which may be used as evidence.
- Insight or understanding ("to have a clue [about]" or "to have clue". See have a clue, clue stick)
- To provide with a clue.
- To provide someone with information which he or she lacks (often used with "in" or "up").
- A cosy, friendly talk
- Possessing physical features, behaviors, personality traits or other properties that are mainly attributed to infants and small or cuddly animals; e.g. fair, dainty, round, and soft physical features, disproportionately large eyes and head, playfulness, fragility, helplessness, curiosity or shyness, innocence, affectionate behavior.
- Generally, attractive or pleasing, especially in a youthful, dainty, quaint or fun-spirited way.
- Affected or contrived to charm; mincingly clever; precious; cutesy.
- Mentally keen or discerning; clever; shrewd; see
- A “ (of unexpanded leaves, etc.); an opening
- A flattish or convex flower cluster, of the centrifugal or determinate type, on which each axis terminates with a flower which blooms before the flowers below it. Contrast
- The state of being dazed;
- A glittering stone.
- To stupefy with excess of light, with a blow, with cold, or with fear; to confuse; to benumb.
- 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.
- Extending far away from a point of reference, especially downwards.
- Extending far down from the top or surface; having its bottom far down.
- Far in extent in another (non-downwards, but generally also non-upwards) direction away from a point of reference.
- In a (specified) number of rows or layers.
- A long way inside; situated far in or back.
- Far from the center of the playing area, near to the boundary of the playing area, either in absolute terms or relative to a point of reference.
- A long way forward.
- Relatively farther downfield.
- Complex, involved.
- Profound, having great meaning or import, but possibly obscure or not obvious.
- To a significant, not superficial, extent.
- Hard to penetrate or comprehend; profound; intricate; obscure.
- Of penetrating or far-reaching intellect; not superficial; thoroughly skilled; sagacious; cunning.
- Low in pitch.
- Dark and highly saturated.
- Sound, heavy (describing a state of sleep from which one is not easily awoken).
- Immersed, submerged (in).
- Muddy; boggy; sandy; said of roads.
- The deep part of a lake, sea, etc.
- A deep shade of colour.
- The profound part of a problem.
- The sea, the ocean.
- A fielding position near the boundary.
- Quick and neat in action; skillful
- A challenge.
- To renounce or dissolve all bonds of affiance, faith, or obligation with; to reject, refuse, or renounce.
- To challenge (someone) to do something difficult or impossible.
- To refuse to obey.
- To not conform to or follow a pattern, set of rules or expectations.
- Any species of the genus Octodon, especially a small, caviomorph rodent native to Chile.
- A feint, fake, or other move made by the player with the puck to deceive a goaltender or defenceman (or a series thereof).
- A quick detour.
- To avoid, go around, or dodge an object, person, or conversation topic; often by using trickery.
- To execute a deke.
- A printing paper size, 17½ inches by 22½ inches.
- A demyship.
- To not allow.
- To assert that something is not true.
- To disallow
- to refuse to give or grant something to someone
- To prevent from scoring.
- To disclaim connection with, responsibility for, etc.; to refuse to acknowledge; to disown; to abjure; to disavow.
- To refuse (to do or accept something).
- strong; powerful; fierce
- A secret; secrecy.
- A secret place; hiding.
- An obscure language.
- Darkness; obscurity.
- Hidden; secret; private.
- To hide; secrete, as in a hole.
- To hide oneself; skulk.
- A gatepost or doorpost.
- To act stupidly or foolishly
- To make a stupid mistake
- To point in different directions; To have a facial expression with one's eyes pointing in different directions.
- Diesel fuel for cars and lorries
- A table, frame, or case, usually with sloping top, but often with flat top, for the use of writers and readers. It often has a drawer or repository underneath.
- A reading table or lectern to support the book from which the liturgical service is read, differing from the pulpit from which the sermon is preached; also (especially in the United States), a pulpit. Hence, used symbolically for the clerical profession.
- To shut up, as in a desk; to treasure.
- Covered by dew.
- Having the quality of bearing droplets of water.
- Fresh and innocent.
- To sleep lightly or briefly; to nap.
- To make dull; to stupefy.
- To bulldoze.
- a light, short sleep or nap
- To suffer; bear; thole; endure; put up with; undergo.
- To endure; brook; be able to do or continue.
- Long; large; ample; great.
- Great; of serious moment.
- Tedious; wearisome; tiresome.
- Length; extension; the longest part.
- Sediment in a liquid.
- By extension, the lowest and most worthless part of something.
- Coloured or tinted with dye.
- All; every; definition.
- Every one; every thing.
- For one; per.
- An individual item: the least quantitative unit in a grouping.
- Ability, the means to do something, particularly:
- Opportunity, chance.
- Skill, dexterity, facility.
- Comfort, a state or quality lacking unpleasantness, particularly:
- Freedom from pain, hardship, and annoyance, sometimes idleness, sloth.
- Freedom from worry and concern, peace, sometimes indifference.
- Freedom from difficulty.
- Freedom from effort, leisure, rest.
- Freedom from financial effort or worry, affluence.
- Freedom from embarrassment or awkwardness, grace.
- Relief, an end to discomfort, particularly:
- Release from or reduction of pain, hardship, or annoyance.
- Release from intestinal discomfort: defecation.
- Release from constraint, obligation, or a constrained position.
- Additional space provided to allow greater movement.
- A convenience; a luxury.
- A relief; an easement.
- To free (something) from pain, worry, agitation, etc.
- To alleviate, assuage or lessen (pain).
- To give respite to (someone).
- To loosen or slacken the tension on (something).
- To reduce the difficulty of (something).
- To move (something) slowly and carefully.
- To lessen in severity.
- To proceed with little effort.
- Comfortable; at ease.
- Requiring little skill or effort.
- Causing ease; giving comfort, or freedom from care or labour.
- Free from constraint, harshness, or formality; unconstrained; smooth.
- Consenting readily to sex.
- Not making resistance or showing unwillingness; tractable; yielding; compliant.
- Not straitened as to money matters; opposed to
- In a relaxed or casual manner.
- In a manner without strictness or harshness.
- Used an intensifier for large magnitudes.
- Not difficult, not hard.
- Something that is easy
- Eaves: the underside of a roof that extends beyond the external walls of a building.
- (now poetic) Ebony; an ebony tree.
- Made of ebony.
- Black in colour.
- a river in Spain that flows into the Mediterranean
- An organism whose form has been affected by its environment
- A non-inherited somatic modification caused by an organism's environment
- A plant, often identified as which is closely related to taro and has edible starchy tubers.
- The tubers of this plant.
- nervous, apprehensive
- creatively challenging; cutting edge; leading edge
- on the edge between acceptable and offensive; pushing the boundaries of good taste; risqué
- Having some of the forms, such as drapery or the like, too sharply defined.
- Cool by virtue of being tough, dark, or badass.
- name, also used as a formal given name.
- a city in Texas, USA
- A region whose inhabitants traditionally traced their ancestry to Esau.
- of and ethylenediaminetetraacetate
- Resembling an eel: long, thin and slippery.
- Covered with or dipped in egg.
- Resembling eggs in some way.
- Of or relating to an egg or eggs
- An ethnic group of southeastern Nigeria.
- In some countries, the period from elementary school to high school.
- To draw out or extract.
- A city in Nevada, USA
- Pertaining to elm trees; in which elms grow.
- To strengthen; hearten; comfort; encourage.
- A city in Arizona
- Of or pertaining to the analysis of a cultural system or its features from the perspective of a participant in that culture.
- A freshwater tortoise of the family Emydidae.
- Epsilon Pegasi, an orange supergiant star in the constellation of Pegasus.
- A god in Sumerian mythology, later known as Ea in Akkadian and Babylonian mythology.
- A grandson of Adam.
- name of biblical origin.
- of uncertain origin.
- Resentful desire of something possessed by another or others (but not limited to material possessions).
- An object of envious notice or feeling.
- Hatred, enmity, ill-feeling.
- Emulation; rivalry.
- Public odium; ill repute.
- To feel displeasure or hatred towards (someone) for their good fortune or possessions.
- To have envious feelings (at).
- To give (something) to (someone) grudgingly or reluctantly; to begrudge.
- To show malice or ill will; to rail.
- To do harm to; to injure; to disparage.
- To hate.
- To emulate.
- An epileptic shock.
- A tantrum or outburst.
- First of all, before (some other specified thing).
- Sooner (than); before.
- Formerly, once, erstwhile.
- An insulated picnic cooler, using ice or refrigerated blocks to keep food and drinks cool.
- A hireling of servile status; slave.
- name, short for Esther or Estelle.
- To cut into a surface with an acid or other corrosive substance in order to make a pattern. Best known as a technique for creating printing plates, but also used for decoration on metal, and, in modern industry, to make circuit boards.
- To engrave a surface.
- To make a lasting impression.
- To sketch; to delineate.
- The fungicide ethylenethiuram monosulfide.
- Relating to time or duration.
- At any time.
- In any way.
- Occurring at any time, occurring even but once during a timespan.
- A diminutive of the female given names Eva, Eve, Evelyn and Evangeline, also used as a formal given name.
- Intending to harm; malevolent.
- Morally corrupt.
- Unpleasant, as in 'an evil smell'.
- Producing or threatening sorrow, distress, injury, or calamity; unpropitious; calamitous.
- Having harmful qualities; not good; worthless or deleterious.
- undesirable; harmful; bad practice
- Moral badness; wickedness; malevolence; the forces or behaviors that are the opposite or enemy of good.
- Anything which impairs the happiness of a being or deprives a being of any good; anything which causes suffering of any kind to sentient beings; injury; mischief; harm.
- A malady or disease; especially in the phrase king's evil (scrofula).
- of especially when meaning test or in compound terms.
- The number six.
- Odds of six to one.
- A character in a work of fiction who is a stand-in for or knockoff of a character from an unrelated work
- A young hawk or falcon in the nest, or that has not yet fledged, especially one that will be trained for falconry.
- Having eyes.
- Having eye-like spots.
- Having the specified kind or number of eyes.
- A little island, especially in a river or lake.