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- A rodent similar in appearance to a guinea pig but having longer legs.
- A fur containing a pattern of pigmentation in which individual hairs have several bands of light and dark pigment with black tips; any of several genes responsible for this pigmentation.
- Narrow; strait; contracted; not spacious.
- Sharp; perceptive; shrewd.
- The first decade of a century, such as 1900 to 1909 or 2000 to 2009, whose digit in the tens place is zero. The oughts, the noughties.
- A variety of pyroxene, usually of a black or dark green color, occurring in igneous rocks, such as basalt.
- (in plural; also water-bougets) A charge resembling the water bags that were used to supply the army in battle.
- A bend; flexure; curve; a hollow angle.
- A bend or hollow in a human or animal body.
- A curve or bend in a river, mountain chain, or other geographical feature.
- The part of a sling that contains the stone.
- A fold, bend, or coil in a tail, snake's body etc.
- A cord of great toughness made from the intestines of animals, especially of sheep, used for strings of musical instruments, etc.
- The material from which such cords are made.
- A sort of linen or canvas, with wide interstices.
- Of the method of being out in which the striker hits the ball and a fielder catches it.
- To taste carefully to fully appreciate it.
- To savour
- manhood, virtue
- the age of manhood, maturity
- virility, manly power or strength; excellence
- men, people
- a company, army, retinue
- To swallow; to swallow up, engulf.
- To glut, satiate.
- A fugal passage in a composition that is not a strict or complete fugue.
- To swallow.
- A mouthful.
- A black, fibrous substance resembling horsehair, obtained from the leafstalks of two palms, and Arenga pinnata (syn. of the Indian islands, and used for making cordage.
- Full of grout(s), that is, sediment.
- Angry or surly, sulky.
- Lowering; threatening to rain or storm.
- Turbid as with liquor.
- To murmur, complain.
- A complaint.
- Responsible for a dishonest act.
- Judged to have committed a crime.
- Having a sense of guilt.
- A plea by a defendant who does not contest a charge.
- A verdict of a judge or jury on a defendant judged to have committed a crime.
- One who is declared guilty of a crime.
- A stringed musical instrument, of European origin, usually with a fretted fingerboard and six strings, played with the fingers or a plectrum (guitar pick).
- Any type of musical instrument of the lute family, characterized by a flat back, along with a neck whose upper surface is in the same plane as the soundboard, with strings along the neck and parallel to the soundboard.
- To play the guitar.
- The throat or esophagus.
- The cytopharynx of a ciliate, through which food is ingested.
- The space between the teeth of a saw blade.
- A channel for water.
- A preparatory cut or channel in excavations, of sufficient width for the passage of earth wagons.
- A form of shotcrete in which a dry cementitious mixture is blown through a hose to the nozzle, with water injected only at the point of application.
- A pickaxe with one sharp point and one cutting edge.
- A small piece of cloth inserted in a garment, for the purpose of strengthening some part or giving it a tapering enlargement.
- A small piece of mail, providing some protection where two plates of armor are joined, usually at the elbows, under the shoulders, and behind the knees.
- A kind of bracket, or angular piece of iron, fastened in the angles of a structure to give strength or stiffness; especially, the part joining the barrel and the fire box of a locomotive boiler.
- An abatement or mark of dishonor in a coat of arms, resembling a gusset.
- (roofing) A large flat metal piece wider than the valley to help prevent build-up at the base of the valley, either from debris or ice dam formations.
- With the most important parts destroyed (often by fire), removed or rendered useless.
- Having a gut or guts.
- Deeply disappointed; annoyed; down.
- A prepared channel in a surface, especially at the side of a road adjacent to a curb, intended for the drainage of water.
- A ditch along the side of a road.
- A duct or channel beneath the eaves of a building to carry rain water; eavestrough.
- A groove down the sides of a bowling lane.
- A large groove (commonly behind animals) in a barn used for the collection and removal of animal excrement.
- Any narrow channel or groove, such as one formed by erosion in the vent of a gun from repeated firing.
- A space between printed columns of text.
- An unprinted space between rows of stamps.
- A drainage channel.
- The notional locus of things, acts, or events which are distasteful, ill bred or morally questionable.
- A low, vulgar state.
- To flow or stream; to form gutters.
- To melt away by having the molten wax run down along the side of the candle.
- To flicker as if about to be extinguished.
- To send (a bowling ball) into the gutter, not hitting any pins.
- To supply with a gutter or gutters.
- To cut or form into small longitudinal hollows; to channel.
- One who or that which guts.
- A golf ball made from gutta-percha.
- To put into the gut; to eat voraciously; to swallow greedily; to gorge, gormandize.
- To swallow.
- To make a bubbling sound
- To remove the guts from; eviscerate
- An arquebus, a firearm with a long barrel.
- The pignut or hickory ( of family Juglandaceae).
- a tuberous plant of the Apiaceae.
- Bunium bulbocastanum (black cumin) of the Apiaceae.
- Certain particularly (syn. of the Fabaceae.
- of the Lamiaceae.
- lute (a kind of sticky clay or cement)
- The central loop of the alimentary canal of an embryo between the foregut and the hindgut
- The small entrails of a calf or hog.
- A process for checking the fermentation of the must of grapes.
- The dung of birds.
- The process by which something is muted or silenced.
- Nothing; something which does not exist.
- A thing or person of no worth or value; nil.
- Not any quantity of number; zero; the score of no points in a game.
- The figure or character representing, or having the shape of, zero.
- Good for nothing; worthless.
- Wicked, immoral.
- To abase, to set at nought.
- To no extent; in no way; not at all.
- Nothing; zero.
- A small, compact chunk or clump.
- A chicken nugget.
- A tidbit of something valuable.
- A small piece of tasty food, a tidbit.
- A type of boot polish.
- A bud from the Cannabis sativa plant. definition
- An inexperienced, newly trained fighter pilot.
- A partial description gleaned from data mining.
- An evergreen tree, cultivated in the East Indies for its spicy seeds.
- The aromatic seed of this tree, used as a spice.
- A grey-brown colour.
- The playing of the ball between the legs of an opponent.
- To flavour with nutmeg.
- To play the ball between the legs of (an opponent).
- The first decade of a century, such as the 1900s, 2000 to 2009, etc, where the digit in the tens place is zero.
- A temporary suspension of operation, especially of electrical power supply.
- The amount of something lost in storage or transportation.
- To surpass in begging.
- To release gaseous substances into the air, especially of a polymer material as it is aged or heated.
- A pleasure trip or excursion.
- An appearance to perform in public, for example in a drama, film, on a musical album, as a sports contestant etc.
- The practice of publicly revealing that a person is homosexual without that person's consent.
- To stabilize by fitting with an outrigger.
- The edible tuber of Conopodium majus, native to western Europe.
- Any of various types of hickory or their fruits; a hognut.
- A pot-shaped cannon; a mortar.
- A pop gun.
- Prostitution or fornication by a woman.
- One of the short pieces of timber on which the planks forming the floor of a scaffold are laid, one end resting on the ledger of the scaffold, and the other in a hole left in the wall temporarily for the purpose.
- raw or poor quality alcoholic liquor
- Having alternate ridges and depressions; wrinkled.
- Reconciliation; peace.
- To reconcile; become reconciled.
- Reconciled; agreed; at one.
- A piebald variety of horse, native to Tibet.
- A people of mediaeval northern China.
- Their Tibeto-Burman language.
- The logographic script uniquely used to write their language.
- A fish of the wrasse family found in salt water off of eastern North America from Nova Scotia to South Carolina (
- A small sclerite situated above the base of the costal vein in the wings of various insects, and attached to the anterolateral portion of the mesonotum.
- A flat Roman roof tile with raised edges, joined together by an imbrex.
- The upper or dorsal surface of an articulated animal such as an arthropod
- Despite that; however.
- Used to intensify statements or questions; indeed.
- Despite the fact that; although.
- If, that, even if.
- The flexible muscular organ in the mouth that is used to move food around, for tasting and that is moved into various positions to modify the flow of air from the lungs in order to produce different sounds in speech.
- Any similar organ, such as the lingual ribbon, or odontophore, of a mollusk; the proboscis of a moth or butterfly; or the lingua of an insect.
- A language.
- The power of articulate utterance; speech generally.
- Discourse; fluency of speech or expression.
- Honourable discourse; eulogy.
- In a shoe, the flap of material that goes between the laces and the foot, so called because it resembles a tongue in the mouth.
- Any large or long physical protrusion on an automotive or machine part or any other part that fits into a long groove on another part.
- A projection, or slender appendage or fixture.
- A long, narrow strip of land, projecting from the mainland into a sea or lake.
- The pole of a vehicle; especially, the pole of an ox cart, to the end of which the oxen are yoked.
- The clapper of a bell.
- An individual point of flame from a fire.
- A small sole (type of fish).
- A short piece of rope spliced into the upper part of standing backstays, etc.; also, the upper main piece of a mast composed of several pieces.
- A reed.
- On a wind instrument, to articulate a note by starting the air with a tap of the tongue, as though by speaking a 'd' or 't' sound (alveolar plosive).
- To manipulate with the tongue, as in kissing or oral sex.
- To protrude in relatively long, narrow sections.
- To join by means of a tongue and groove.
- To talk; to prate.
- To speak; to utter.
- To chide; to scold.
- The small piece of thick cartilage of the external ear that is immediately in front of the ear canal.
- A wooden trough forming a drain.
- A long, narrow container, open on top, for feeding or watering animals.
- Any similarly shaped container.
- A rectangular container used for washing or rinsing clothes.
- A short, narrow canal designed to hold water until it drains or evaporates.
- A gutter under the eaves of a building; an eaves trough.
- A channel for conveying water or other farm liquids (such as milk) from place to place by gravity; any ‘U’ or ‘V’ cross-sectioned irrigation channel.
- A long, narrow depression between waves or ridges; the low portion of a wave cycle.
- A linear atmospheric depression associated with a weather front.
- To eat in a vulgar style, as if from a trough.
- A tramp, i.e. a long and tiring walk.
- To walk wearily with heavy, slow steps.
- To trudge along or over a route etc.
- The alignment (and cutting) of a wheel (especially a grinding wheel) such that its surface is concentric with its axis
- tubing; a system of tubes
- tubes, considered as a group
- a length of tube, or a system of tubes
- the recreation of riding down a river on an inner tube
- Agent noun of tug; one who tugs.
- A calligraphic signature of an Ottoman sultan (and some other rulers to the present day) that was affixed to official documents, carved on his seal, and stamped on coins and inscribed on some stamps issued during his reign.
- The Mongolian unit of currency; abbreviated MNT, ₮; formerly subdivided into 100 möngö.
- Any member of a group of roving Turanian tribes in Eastern Siberia and the Amoor valley, who speak Tungusic languages.
- The Evenki language.
- Action of the verb to tune.
- The calibration of a musical instrument to a standard pitch.
- The adjustment of a system or circuit to secure optimum performance.
- Distended beyond the natural state by some internal agent, especially fluid, or expansive force.
- Overly complex and difficult to understand; grandiloquent; bombastic.
- Surname of Germanic origin.
- A programming language (named after Alan Turing, British logician).
- Having the belt or girdle off or loose.
- Lacking in discipline.
- Requiring immediate attention.