A sailing vessel of three or more masts, with all masts but the sternmost square-rigged, the sternmost being fore-and-aft-rigged
any small sailing vessel
a sailing vessel or boat of any kind
A curved depression in a mountainside with steep walls, forming the end of a valley.
Any of a subgroup of South Africa's heterogeneous and multiracial black people, originally populating the frontiers of the infant living as seminomadic commandos of mounted gunmen.
To search (a ship) for unentered goods.
(plural: qindarka or qintars) An Albanian coin equal to one hundredth of a lek.
(plural: qintars) A unit of measure, which varies in value depending upon the product measured; for example, a qintar of cotton might be 160 kg of cotton, 50 kg of cotton lint; a qintar of lime, 65 kg.
A site for mining stone, limestone or slate.
To obtain (mine) stone by extraction from a quarry.
To extract or slowly obtain by long, tedious searching.
An animal which is hunted, notably mammal or bird.
A part of the entrails of a hunted animal, given to the hounds.
An object of search or pursuit.
To secure prey; to prey, as a vulture or harpy.
A diamond-shaped tile or pane, notably of glass or stone.
The most abundant mineral on the earth's surface, of chemical composition silicon dioxide, SiO2. It occurs in a variety of forms, both crystalline and amorphous. Found in every environment.
A card, die, or domino with four spots or pips.
a trembling shake.
a trembling of the voice, as in speaking or singing.
an eighth note, drawn as a crotchet (quarter note) with a tail.
to shake in a trembling manner.
to use the voice in a trembling manner, as in speaking or singing.
To utter quaveringly.
One who queues; a person waiting in line.
A process, etc. that places data items on a queue.
Given to quirks or idiosyncrasies; strange in a somewhat silly, awkward manner, potentially cute.
A container for arrows, crossbow bolts or darts, such as those fired from a bow, crossbow or blowgun.
A ready storage location for figurative tools or weapons.
To shake or move with slight and tremulous motion; to tremble; to quake; to shudder; to shiver.
Someone who quotes.
name borrowed from
The great white shark (Carcharodon carcharias).
In croquet, the act of hitting another live ball with the striker's ball, from which croquet is then taken.
In croquet, to hit another live ball with the striker's ball, from which croquet is then taken.
A hypothetical supersymmetric counterpart to a quark, having a spin of zero instead of one-half.
To twist one’s body with snakelike motions.
To twist in discomfort, especially from shame or embarrassment.
To evade (a question, an interviewer etc).
To move in a slow, irregular motion.
A twisting, snakelike movement of the body.
An instrument from which a liquid is forcefully ejected in a small, quick stream.
A small, quick stream; a jet.
The whole system of flow in the vicinity of a source.
A burst of noise.
An annoyingly pretentious person; a whippersnapper.
A small child.
To be thrown out, or ejected, in a rapid stream, from a narrow orifice.
To cause to be ejected, in a rapid stream, from a narrow orifice.
To hit with a rapid stream of liquid.
To throw out or utter words rapidly; to prate.
a Sufi method of discipline, meditation and mystical insight, or a religious order based on this.
A rotational or twisting effect of a force; a moment of force, defined for measurement purposes as an equivalent straight line force multiplied by the distance from the axis of rotation (SI unit newton metre or Nm; imperial unit foot-pound or ft.lbf).
To twist or turn something.
A tightly braided necklace or collar, often made of metal, worn by various early European peoples.