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- An acequia, an irrigation ditch.
- Acquisition; the thing gained.
- property acquired by purchase, gift, or otherwise than by inheritance.
- To get.
- To gain, usually by one's own exertions; to get as one's own
- To contract.
- To sample signals and convert them into digital values.
- Acquisition; gain.
- An Islamic cleric, an expert in Islamic law and jurisprudence, especially in medieval and early modern Spain.
- Contained in the whole an integral number of times, a factor or divisor.
- A portion of a total amount of a solution or suspension.
- To separate a volume of solution or suspension into aliquots.
- Act of speaking to another; an address.
- Old, used especially of furniture and household items; out of date.
- An old piece of furniture, household item, or other similar item.
- An old person.
- To shop for antiques; to search for antiques.
- To make an object appear to be an antique in some way.
- A teetotaler; one who does not consume alcohol.
- A Scandinavian liquor that is 40% alcohol and distilled from potato or grain mash. Also called akvavit.
- A Polish, Ukrainian, or Russian drink that is a precursor or variant of vodka. Also called okovita.
- The quality of being watery.
- Consisting mostly of water.
- A village in Ohio.
- A city in Texas.
- In a state of excitement, trepidation or agitation; quivering.
- Looking sideways, as though warily.
- With narrowed eyes.
- A large celebratory meal; a feast.
- A dessert; a course of sweetmeats.
- To participate in a banquet; to feast.
- To have dessert after a feast.
- To treat with a banquet or sumptuous entertainment of food; to feast.
- Having a basque.
- The act of bequeathing or leaving by will.
- The transfer of property upon the owner's death according to the will of the deceased.
- That which is left by will; a legacy.
- That which has been handed down or transmitted.
- A person's inheritance; an amount of property given by will.
- To give as a bequest; bequeath.
- To quote frequently or much.
- A trick-taking card game for two players.
- The act of taking certain cards in this game: the queen of spades and jack of diamonds, or (if either of those suits is trumps) the queen of clubs and jack of hearts.
- A mixture of charcoal, clay, etc. used in smelting.
- In the card game bezique, an ace or ten won in a trick.
- Originally a tribal chief in the Spanish West Indies.
- A local political leader in Latin America.
- Any of a number of tropical blackbirds from Central America and South America, family
- A Canadian porcupine (Erethizon dorsatum).
- spelling of (in certain senses only)
- Having the characteristics of a clique
- equal to each other in size, rank or position.
- An equal person or thing.
- To defeat in combat; to subjugate.
- To overcome an abstract obstacle.
- To gain, win, or obtain by effort.
- To acquire by force of arms, win in war.
- Any of several small marine clams, of the species common in US coastal waters.
- A soft form of limestone made of fragments of shells
- A traditional Puerto Rican alcoholic eggnog made with coconut.
- A game played on a lawn, in which players use mallets to drive balls through hoops (wickets).
- A shot in this game in which the striker's ball and another ball are moved by hitting the striker's ball when they have been placed in contact following a roquet.
- A croquette.
- To play a shot in the game of croquet in which the striker's ball and another ball are moved by hitting the striker's ball when they have been placed in contact following a roquet.
- A quick and sketchy drawing, often of a live model. Croquis drawings are usually made in a few minutes, after which the model changes pose and another croquis is drawn.
- To remove the queen from (a beehive).
- to remove an item from a queue
- To add an item to a queue.
- To make an enquiry.
- To ask about (something).
- A question.
- Search for truth, information or knowledge.
- Unvarying, calm and steady; constant and uniform.
- Free from extremes of heat or cold.
- Not easily disturbed; tranquil.
- In an equable manner
- In an equal manner; in equal shares or proportion; with equal and impartial justice; without difference; alike; evenly
- In equal degree or extent; just as.
- An officer responsible for the care and supervision of the horses of a person of rank.
- A personal attendant to a head of state, a member of a royal family, or a national representative.
- The estrogen 3-hydroxyestra-1,3,5,7-tetraen-17-one, found in horse urine.
- The intersection of the apparent path of the sun in the sky (the ecliptic) with the celestial equator.
- One of the two days on which this intersection occurs each year: (for the Northern hemisphere) March 20 or 21 in the spring and September 22 or 23 in the autumn.
- groom, ostler, equerry, jockey
- a lawyer
- a male member of the gentry ranking below a knight
- A gentleman who attends or escorts a lady in public.
- a squire; a youth who in the hopes of becoming a knight attended upon a knight
- a shield-bearer, but also applied to other attendants.
- To attend, wait on, escort.
- A bearing somewhat resembling a gyron, but extending across the field so that the point touches the opposite edge of the escutcheon.
- To search into or out.
- A revolution in India or Pakistan.
- A formal investigation, often held before a jury, especially one into the cause of a death.
- The jury hearing such an inquiry, and the result of the inquiry.
- Enquiry; quest; search.
- To ask (about something).
- To make an inquiry or an investigation.
- To call; to name.
- The act of inquiring; a seeking of information by asking questions; interrogation; a question or questioning.
- Search for truth, information, or knowledge; examination of facts or principles; research; investigation
- A city of Peru, in the northeast of the country
- A diminutive of the female given name Jacqueline and of its variant spellings.
- A customs officer who searches ships for unentered goods.
- A member of an Indian people of northern Honduras.
- The language of these people.
- A glossy, resinous material used as a surface coating; either a natural exudation of certain trees, or a solution of nitrocellulose in alcohol, etc.
- A similar finish, baked onto the inside of cans.
- To apply a lacquer to something or to give something a smooth, glossy finish.
- To separate by fusion, as a more fusible from a less fusible material.
- To melt; to become liquid.
- To make into a
- To become
- Having a consistency similar to a liquid, but also similar to a solid (for example custard); semifluid.
- Any of a group of Old World monkeys of the genus Macaca.
- One who appears in disguise at a masquerade.
- name from the French form of Monica.
- The American black bear.
- A region in Matzikama in South Africa
- Abusive language.
- Disgrace suffered from abusive language.
- A false accusation; malevolent rumors.
- The last office for the dead.
- A funeral rite or service.
- A small, handsome trout, found in some of the lakes in Maine.
- A wooden floor made of parquetry.
- The part of a theatre between the orchestra and the parquet circle.
- In some European countries, the branch of the administrative government that handles prosecutions.
- In some European bourses or stock exchanges, the railed-in space within which the agents de change, or privileged brokers, conduct business; also, the business conducted by them, distinguished from the coulisse, or outside market.
- To lay or fit such a floor.
- A pasquin; a lampoon.
- A lampooner.
- A lampoon; a pasquinade.
- A kind of tobacco with medium-sized leaf, small stem, and tough and gummy fiber, raised in Louisiana and cured in its own juices, so as to be very dark in color. It is marketed in tightly wrapped rolls called carottes.
- Engaging; charming.
- Favorably stimulating to the palate; pleasantly spicy; stimulating.
- Causing hurt feelings; scathing.
- In a series of works, an installment that is set chronologically before its predecessor, especially the original narrative or (perhaps improper usage) any narrative work with at least one sequel.
- To choke.
- To make a quacking sound.
- A grammatical number referring to four (or more) things.
- A set of points with all the combinatorial properties of a quadric (a quadric being the set of points of PG(n, q) whose coordinates satisfy a quadratic equation).
- A set of four phrases, separated by pauses when speaking or commas when writing.
- A foursome.
- Referring to four (or more) things; of, in or relating to the quadral grammatical number.
- Of or relating to quadral polynomials.
- A square brick or tile; a quarrel.
- A surface whose shape is defined in terms of a quadratic equation
- Of or relating to the second degree; quadratic.
- An old copper coin of small value.
- One who quaffs.
- A quaffable wine.
- The action of the verb to quake.
- That shakes or shivers.
- To describe or characterize something by listing its qualities.
- To make someone, or to become competent or eligible for some position or task.
- To certify or license someone for something.
- To modify, limit, restrict or moderate something; especially to add conditions or requirements for an assertion to be true.
- To mitigate, alleviate (something); to make less disagreeable.
- To compete successfully in some stage of a competition and become eligible for the next stage.
- To give individual quality to; to modulate; to vary; to regulate.
- To throw and catch each object at least twice.
- An instance of throwing and catching each prop at least twice.
- Level of excellence.
- A property or an attribute that differentiates a thing or person.
- High social position. (See also
- The degree to which a man-made object or system is free from bugs and flaws, as opposed to scope of functions or quantity of items.
- In a two-phase liquid–vapor mixture, the ratio of the mass of vapor present to the total mass of the mixture.
- The third step in OPQRST where the responder investigates what the NOI/MOI feels like.
- Being of good worth, well made, fit for purpose.
- A flat file having the handle at one side, so as to be used like a plane.
- Of or pertaining to a quantum
- Of a response, being all-or-none
- A verbal dispute or heated argument.
- A ground of dispute or objection; a complaint.
- earnest desire or longing.
- To disagree.
- To contend, argue fiercely, squabble.
- To find fault; to cavil.
- To argue or squabble with.
- A diamond-shaped piece of coloured glass forming part of a stained glass window.
- A square tile; quarry tile.
- A square-headed arrow for a crossbow.
- A small opening in window tracery, of which the cusps etc. make the form nearly square.
- A four-sided cutting tool or chisel with a diamond-shaped end.
- A fever whose symptoms recur every four days.
- Recurring every four days; especially in designating a form of malaria with such symptoms.
- A music composition in four parts, each performed by a single voice or instrument.
- The set of four musicians who perform a piece of music together in four parts.
- A group of four singers, usually males, who sings together in four-part harmony.
- Any group of four, especially people.
- of, or relating to the fourth degree
- A algebraic equation or function of the fourth degree.
- A curve describing such an equation or function.
- Resembling or containing quartz.
- A native of the West Indies.
- A very bitter triterpenoid lactone, extracted as white crystals from the quassia tree, used in traditional Chinese medicine
- Any of several small copper coins, similar to farthings, in any of several countries.
- Apt to quaver; shaky, trembling.
- The fee charged for using a quay.
- A man who works on a quay.
- Yielding or trembling under the feet, as moist or boggy ground; shaking; moving.
- Like a queach or thicket; thick, bushy.
- To make queasy; sicken.
- Having the status, rank or qualities of a queen; regal.
- In a queenly manner; regally.
- One who queers something.
- In a queer or strange manner; eccentrically; unconventionally; oddly.
- One who quells; one who overpowers or subdues.
- A killer.
- name occasionally used.
- A form of tannic acid extracted from acorns and oak-bark.
- A complaint to a court in Old English law.
- A complainant; a plaintiff.
- An inquirer.
- One who, or that which, queries.
- A person who asks questions.
- To querk.
- To grunt; moan.
- A person engaged in a quest.
- The act of placing something in a queue.
- A trivial or minor complaint, objection or argument.
- A shift or turn from the point in question; a trifling or evasive distinction; a cavil.
- A pun.
- To complain or argue in a trivial or petty manner.
- To give life to; to animate, make alive, revive.
- To come back to life, receive life.
- To take on a state of activity or vigour comparable to life; to be roused, excited.
- Of a pregnant woman: to first feel the movements of the foetus, or reach the stage of pregnancy at which this takes place; of a foetus: to begin to move.
- To make quicker; to hasten, speed up.
- To become faster.
- To shorten the radius of (a curve); to make (a curve) sharper.
- The European rowan, Sorbus aucuparia.
- Something made or done swiftly.
- A tryst of short duration.
- A brief sexual encounter.
- Rapidly; with speed; fast.
- Very soon.
- To talk nonsense or speak vaguely, to waffle
- To spend or waste time in trifling employments, or to attend to useful subjects in a trifling superficial manner.
- Become quiet or quieter.
- To make temporarily inactive or disabled.
- To pause or reduce the activity of (a device or application), for example to prepare it for backups or other maintenance.
- To make quiet.
- To become quiet.
- A stillness or pause; something that quiets or represses; removal from activity; especially: death.
- Final settlement (as of a debt).
- the soapbark tree.
- The bark of that tree.
- having quills or similar structures
- having long, narrow petals or florets
- created through the process of quilling
- having small, rounded folds
- decorated with quillwork
- One who creates decorative designs from thin strips of curled paper.
- The guard of a sword or other bladed weapon designed to protect the hand from harm.
- Having the characteristics of a quilt; specifically, having two layers of cloth sewn together, with a layer of padding between them.
- Having characteristics that approximate the above to some degree.
- A person whose hobby or profession is making quilts.
- A person who uses a hand or machine stitch to decorate a quilt, or to sew together the layers of a quilt.
- A person who performs the entire process of making a patchwork quilt, whether or not it is decorated with quilting stitches.
- A town in Finistère, Brittany
- Of fifth rank or order.
- Consisting of five things; arranged in fives.
- To the base of five; represented by the numerals 0, 1, 2, 3 and 4.
- Any of 72 rays associated with the Sun, six for each of the 12 houses of the Zodiac.
- Featuring five growing from a single point;
- An or a of
- A bitter colourless powder, an alkaloid derived from cinchona bark, used to treat malaria and as an ingredient of tonic water.
- Having a structure based upon a quinone.
- Any substance whose structure is based upon a quinone.
- Any of a class of aromatic compounds having two carbonyl functional groups in the same six-membered ring.
- A radical whose hydride is quinone, analogous to phenyl.
- recurring after four days (i.e. every five days).
- A fever that recurs after four days (i.e. every five days).
- A composition (a type of chamber music) in five parts (typically each a singer or instrumentalist, sometimes several musicians)
- A group of five musicians, fit to play such a piece of music together
- Any group of five members
- Of or relating to the fifth degree, such as a quintic polynomial which has the form ax5+bx4+cx3+dx2+ex+f (containing a term with the independent variable raised to the fifth power).
- a quintic polynomial: ax5+bx4+cx3+dx2+ex+f
- A village in Northamptonshire, England.
- A town in Oklahoma.
- A village in Saskatchewan, Canada.
- One who quips; a jester.
- Having, or formed with, a quirk.
- A city in Arkansas.
- A city in Georgia, United States.
- A village in Louisiana.
- A city in Mississippi
- A small city in Texas
- Return; requital; quittance.
- Matter flowing from a wound or sore; pus.
- A fistulous wound at the top of a horse's foot resulting from bruises, pricks, or neglected corns.
- Scoria of tin.
- to suppurate; ooze with pus.
- One who quits.
- A deliverer.
- A chronic abscess, or fistula of the coronet, in a horse's foot, resulting from inflammation of the tissues investing the coffin bone.
- quivering; aquiver
- Someone resembling Don Quixote; someone who is chivalrous but unrealistic; an idealist.
- One who is quizzed or teased.
- A person who quizzes or asks questions.
- A person who takes part in a quiz.
- One who chaffs or mocks.
- Furnished with a quoin.
- One who plays the game of quoits.
- The means, way, or method (of doing something).
- Former; once; at one time.
- A prefabricated building having a semicircular roof of corrugated iron; a Quonset hut.
- A quoted statement; a quote.
- A quotum or quota; a number or people or things
- An implement with a handle connected to a round frame strung with wire, sinew, or plastic cords, and used to hit a ball, such as in tennis, or a shuttlecock in badminton.
- To hit with a racquet.
- To play a game that involves using a racquet.
- To dart about in a manner reminiscent of a ball hit by a racquet.
- To exchange back and forth, similar to the way a tennis ball volleys back and forth.
- To equip again; to provide with new equipment
- To change or replace the queen bee of a colony of bees.
- Act of (with the adposition at in the presence of possessives, and on in their absence).
- A formal requesting something.
- of being sought after.
- That which is asked for or requested.
- to express the need or desire for
- to ask somebody to do something
- To ask (someone) for something; to request.
- To demand, to insist upon (having); to call for authoritatively.
- Naturally to demand (something) as indispensable; to need, to call for as necessary.
- To demand of (someone) to do something.
- To return in kind; to repay; to recompense; to reward.
- To retaliate.
- To quote again or anew.
- A perciform marine fish of the family related to the eelpouts and prowfish.
- Any whale with longitudinal skin folds running from below the mouth to the navel, allowing the capacity of the mouth to expand greatly when feeding.
- That comes after in time or order; subsequent.
- That follows on as a result, conclusion etc.; consequent
- Recurring in succession or as a series; successive, consecutive.
- Something that follows in a given sequence.
- A disjunctive set of logical formulae which is partitioned into two subsets; the first subset, called the antecedent, consists of formulae which are valuated as false, and the second subset, called the succedent, consists of formulae which are valuated as true.logicinaction.org, Chapter 8 (The set is written without set brackets and the separation between the two subsets is denoted by a turnstile symbol, which may be read "give(s)".)
- A follower.
- A sequential calculus
- A weight of four grains; a carat.
- A long dry fruit (seed capsule), length more than twice the width, typical to cruciferous plants and consisting of two fused carpels that separate when ripe.
- Short and thick; squabbish.
- A heron, Ardeola ralloides, found in Asia, Northern Africa, and Southern Europe.
- Extremely dirty and unpleasant.
- Showing a contemptible lack of moral standards.
- Any member of the Squalidae.
- Characterized by squalls, or sudden violent bursts of wind; gusty.
- Producing or characteristic of loud wails.
- Interrupted by unproductive spots, as a field of turnips or grain.
- Not equally good throughout; not uniform; uneven; faulty.
- Squalidness; foulness; filthiness; squalidity.
- Raised to the second power.
- One who, or that which, squares.
- Quarreler, wrangler.
- Easily squashed when pressed.
- Resembling a bog or marsh underfoot.
- In a squat manner, or while being squat
- Resembling a squawk; raw and grating
- Making squawking sounds.
- Tending to produce a high-pitched sound or squeak.
- queasy; squeamish; fastidious; scrupulous
- To apply pressure to from two or more sides at once.
- To fit into a tight place.
- To remove something with difficulty, or apparent difficulty.
- To put in a difficult position by presenting two or more choices.
- To oppress with hardships, burdens, or taxes; to harass.
- To attempt to score a runner from third by bunting.
- A close or tight fit.
- A difficult position.
- A hug or other affectionate grasp.
- A romantic partner.
- An illicit alcoholic drink made by squeezing Sterno through cheesecloth, etc., and mixing the result with fruit juice.
- The act of bunting in an attempt to score a runner from third.
- A play that forces an opponent to discard a card that gives up one or more tricks.
- A traversal of a narrow passage.
- An impression of an inscription formed by pressing wet paper onto the surface and peeling off when dry.
- The gradual closing of workings by the weight of the overlying strata.
- A bribe or fee paid to a middleman, especially in China; the practice of requiring such a bribe or fee.
- flexible and easy to squeeze
- squeezing; causing compression
- to halt, stop, eliminate, stamp out, or put down, often suddenly or by force
- to suppress the unwanted hiss or static between received transmissions by adjusting a threshold level for signal strength, below which the signal is suppressed by applying a gain of zero, and above which a positive (and linear from zero) gain is applied.
- to make a sucking, splashing noise as when walking on muddy ground
- to walk or step through a substance such as mud
- A squelching sound.
- suppression of the unwanted hiss or static between received transmissions by adjusting the gain of the receiver.
- To squash, most often between one's fingers.
- To fire a wink with a squidger.
- A tight space; squeeze.
- moist and pliant; soggy
- a soft plastic lure
- slightly drunk or intoxicated; tipsy
- Crooked, askew; awry
- A structure constructed between two adjacent walls to aid in the transition from a polygonal to a circular structure; as when a dome is constructed on top of a square room.
- to scrunch up (one's face, etc.)
- Afflicted with a squint
- That squirms, writhes or wriggles
- That operates by squirting.
- Yielding easily to pressure; very soft; especially, soft and wet, as mud.
- Subjective or vague.
- Politically moderate.
- To squash or squeeze.
- To be squashed or squeezed; to squish.
- A person who experiences tics.
- A town and seaside resort in the borough of Torbay in southern Devon, England.
- A magnetic device that generates torque.
- Not the same.
- Out of balance.
- One who is not an equal.
- To divest of the rank or authority of queen.
- Uneasy and restless; unable to settle.
- To disturb, disquiet.
- To convert (a quoted expression) back to its original form.
- a city in Wisconsin, USA
- A Native American people from Oregon.
- A river and bay in Oregon.
- Of or pertaining to the Zoque languages.