A type of videotape originally developed by the Japan company JVC.
Having the color of ashes.
Having dry or dead skin (therefore discolored).
To strike or push violently; to strike with the horns; butt.
To fall violently; dash down; move with violence.
To worry; to bother, annoy.
A worry; trouble; bother.
The far-right, especially violent far-right protestors.
A sudden rapid outflow.
To flow forth suddenly, in great volume.
To make an excessive display of enthusiasm or sentiment.
(of a woman, during orgasm) To ejaculate a clear fluid from the urethra
A basket made of rushes or flags, as for carrying fish.
A clasp, especially a metal strap fastened by a padlock or a pin; also, a hook for fastening a door.
A spindle to wind yarn, thread, or silk on.
An instrument for cutting the surface of grassland; a scarifier.
To shut or fasten with a hasp.
A sibilant sound, such as that made by a snake or escaping steam; an unvoiced fricative.
An expression of disapproval made using such a sound.
To make a hissing sound.
To condemn or express contempt for by hissing.
To utter with a hissing sound.
Holidays (time off work or time spent travelling).
a city in Syria
A condition of physical attraction toward (for) someone.
to become quiet
to make quiet
To appease; to allay; to soothe.
A silence, especially after some noise
A mining method using water
The thong or braided cord of a whip, with which the blow is given.
A leash in which an animal is caught or held; hence, a snare.
A stroke with a whip, or anything pliant and tough.
A stroke of satire or sarcasm; an expression or retort that cuts or gives pain; a cut.
A hair growing from the edge of the eyelid; an eyelash.
In carpet weaving, a group of strings for lifting simultaneously certain yarns, to form the figure.
In British English, it refers to heavy drinking with friends, (i.e. We were out on the lash last night)
To strike with a lash; to whip or scourge with a lash, or with something like one.
To strike forcibly and quickly, as with a lash; to beat, or beat upon, with a motion like that of a lash.
To throw out with a jerk or quickly.
To scold; to berate; to satirize; to censure with severity.
To ply the whip; to strike.
To utter censure or sarcastic language.
To fall heavily, especially in the phrase lash down
To bind with a rope, cord, thong, or chain, so as to fasten.
Soft, watery, wet.
A structure made of connected strands of metal, fiber, or other flexible/ductile material, with evenly spaced openings between them.
The opening or space enclosed by the threads of a net between knot and knot, or the threads enclosing such a space.
The engagement of the teeth of wheels, or of a wheel and rack.
A measure of fineness (particle size) of ground material. A powder that passes through a sieve having 300 openings per linear inch but does not pass 400 openings per linear inch is said to be -300 +400 mesh.
A polygon mesh.
To fit in, to come together.
To catch in a mesh.
Soft; tender; sensitive; yielding.
Delicate; weak; poor-spirited; susceptible to cold weather, harsh conditions etc.
Soft; friable; crumbly.
To make soft, tender, or weak.
To act timidly.
Food; a light meal or snack.
To eat a snack or light meal.
To perform fellatio (on); to blow.
To throw (or be thrown) and break.
To snog, to make out, to kiss.
A passionate kiss.
A romantic infatuation; a crush.
The object of a romantic infatuation; a crush.
Any obsession or passion.
A crushing blow.
A heavy fall of rain or snow.
To strike; to crush; to smash; to dash into pieces.
A sibilant noise (e.g. "psshh") made by birders and ornithologists to attract small birds.
To try to attract birds by making a sibilant noise (e.g. "psshh").
To express contempt.
Of poor quality; very bad.
To apply a force to (an object) such that it moves away from the person or thing applying the force.
To continually attempt to persuade (a person) into a particular course of action.
To press or urge forward; to drive.
To continually promote (a point of view, a product for sale, etc.).
To approach; to come close to.
To tense the muscles in the abdomen in order to expel its contents.
To continue to attempt to persuade a person into a particular course of action.
To make a higher bid at an auction.
To make an all-in bet.
To move (a pawn) directly forward.
To add (a data item) to the top of a stack.
To publish (an update, etc.) by transmitting it to other computers.
To thrust the points of the horns against; to gore.
To burst out of its pot, as a bud or shoot.
To strike the cue ball in such a way that it stays in contact with the cue and object ball at the same time (a foul shot)
A short, directed application of force; an act of pushing.
An act of tensing the muscles of the abdomen in order to expel its contents.
A great effort (to do something).
An attempt to persuade someone into a particular course of action.
A marching or drill maneuver/manoeuvre performed by moving a formation (especially a company front) forward or toward the audience, usually to accompany a dramatic climax or crescendo in the music.
A wager that results in no loss or gain for the bettor as a result of a tie or even score
The addition of a data item to the top of a stack.
The situation where a server sends data to a client without waiting for a request, as in server push, push technology.
A crowd or throng or people
A foul shot in which the cue ball is in contact with the cue and the object ball at the same time
A pustule; a pimple.
A person who belongs to a monotheistic sect of Hinduism; Sadhs' beliefs are similar to those of Quakers
A piece of designed to be worn around the
A length of worn over the to the opposite often for or other occasions.
To adorn with a sash or scarf.
The opening part (casement) of a window usually containing the glass panes, hinged to the jamb, or sliding up and down as in a sash window.
A draggable vertical or horizontal bar used to adjust the relative sizes of two adjacent windows.
In a sawmill, the rectangular frame in which the saw is strained and by which it is carried up and down with a reciprocating motion; the gate.
A former Hebrew unit of dry volume, about 7.7 or 7 quarts.
To scratch; to rub.
To play mean tricks; to act shabbily.
Any one of several species of food fishes that make up the genus Alosa in the family Clupeidae, to which the herrings also belong;
Matted material; rough massed hair, fibres etc.
Coarse shredded tobacco.
A type of rough carpet pile.
To make hairy or shaggy; to roughen.
Several species of sea birds in the family Phalacrocoracidae (cormorant family), especially the or Phalacrocorax aristotelis, found on European and African coasts.
To shake, wiggle around.
To have sexual intercourse with.
To chase after; especially, to chase after and return (a ball) hit usually out of play.
To perform the dance called the shag.
A swing dance.
An act of sexual intercourse.
A casual sexual partner.
A fundraising dance in honour of a couple engaged to be married.
of Chinese origin, a variant of Shi.
Solid excretory product evacuated from the bowels; feces.
(the shits) diarrhea.
An instance of defecation.
Rubbish; worthless matter.
(the shit) The best of its kind.
A nasty, despicable person, used particularly of men.
(in negations) Anything.
A problem or difficult situation.
A strong rebuke.
any recreational drug, usually cannabis.
Of poor quality; worthless.
Resembling the color of
To excrete (something) through the anus.
To fool or try to fool someone; to be deceitful.
Having tires equipped.
to jolt or shake
to depart, frequently with "off"
To induce someone or something to leave.
To leave under inducement.
To usher someone.
An establishment that sells goods or services to the public; originally only a physical location, but now a virtual establishment as well.
A place where things are manufactured or crafted; a workshop.
A large garage where vehicle mechanics work.
Workplace; office. Used mainly in expressions such as shop talk, closed shop and shop floor.
A variety of classes taught in junior or senior high school that teach vocational skill.
An establishment where a barber or beautician works.
An act of shopping, especially routine shopping for food and other domestic supplies.
Discussion of business or professional affairs.
To visit stores or shops to browse or explore merchandise, especially with the intention of buying such merchandise.
To purchase products from (a range or catalogue, etc.).
To report the criminal activities or whereabouts of someone to an authority.
Shorthand for photoshop; to digitally edit a picture or photograph.
A Turkic ethnic group living in Mountain Shoria, a southern part of Kemerovo oblast in Russia.
The language spoken by this people.
Worn out or broken.
Woven from warp and weft strands of different colours, resulting in an iridescent appearance.
Discharged, cleared, or rid of something.
The result of launching a projectile or bullet.
The act of launching a ball or similar object toward a goal.
The heavy iron ball used for the shot put.
Small metal balls used as ammunition.
Metal balls (or similar) used as ammunition; not necessarily small.
Someone who shoots (a gun) regularly
An opportunity or attempt.
A remark or comment, especially one which is critical or insulting.
A punch or other physical blow.
A measure of alcohol, usually spirits, as taken either from a shot-glass or directly from the bottle, equivalent to about 44 milliliters; 1.5 ounces. ("pony shot"= 30 milliliters; 1 fluid ounce)
A single serving of espresso.
A single unbroken sequence of photographic film exposures, or the digital equivalent; an unedited sequence of frames.
A vaccination or injection.
A home run that scores one, two, or three runs (a four run home run is usually referred to as a grand slam).
Written documentation of a behavior infraction.
A cast of one or more nets.
A place or spot for setting nets.
A single draft or catch of fish made.
To load (a gun) with shot.
A charge to be paid, a scot or shout.
To close, to stop from being open.
To close, to stop being open.
To close a business temporarily, or (of a business) to be closed.
To preclude; to exclude; to bar out.
The act or time of shutting; close.
A door or cover; a shutter.
The line or place where two pieces of metal are welded together.
A narrow alley or passage acting as a short cut through the buildings between two streets.
A deep, prolonged audible inhale and exhale of breath; as when fatigued, frustrated, grieved, or relieved; the act of sighing.
Figuratively, a manifestation of grief; a lament.
A person who is bored.
To inhale a larger quantity of air than usual, and immediately expel it; to make a deep single audible respiration, especially as the result or involuntary expression of fatigue, exhaustion, grief, sorrow, frustration, or the like.
To lament; to grieve.
To utter sighs over; to lament or mourn over.
To experience an emotion associated with sighing.
To make a sound like sighing.
To exhale (the breath) in sighs.
To express by sighs; to utter in or with sighs.
co-op (short for "association" store).
A small tusk sometimes found on the female Indian elephant.
To pull or drag a heavy object such as a tree or log.
a desire, hope, or longing for something or for something to happen
an expression of such a desire etc.
the process of expressing or thinking about such a desire etc. (often connected with ideas of magic and supernatural power(s)
the thing desired or longed for
a water meadow.
To desire; to want.
To hope (for a particular outcome).
To bestow (a thought or gesture) towards (someone or something).
To request or desire to do an activity.
To recommend; to seek confidence or favour on behalf of.
To make ashamed; to embarrass; to destroy the self-possession of, as by exciting suddenly a consciousness of guilt, mistake, or inferiority; to disconcert; to discomfit.
To lose self-possession; to become ashamed.
In a gushing state.
Resembling or characteristic of ale.
Resembling or characteristic of an ape.
An early Welsh bishop and saint
A large, shallow, oval dish used for serving food.
the head of the Assyrian pantheon, later identified with Anshar
the city of Assur
a common given name among Assyrian people
grandson of Noah in Genesis
one of the Gigantes
A peninsula in Greece containing Mount Athos
Washed by the waves or tide; said of a rock or strip of shore, or of an anchor, etc., when flush with the surface of the water, so that the waves break over it.
An enclosed public swimming pool; originally a place having individual cubicles where people without bathrooms could have a bath.
A feeling of boredom and no motivation; depression.
An act of blushing.
A glow; a flush of colour.
Feeling or appearance of optimism.
A sort of makeup, frequently a powder, used to redden the cheeks.
A color between pink and cream.
A pale pink wine made by removing the dark grape skins at the required point during fermentation.
To become red in the face due to shyness, shame, excitement, or embarrassment.
To become red.
To suffuse with a blush; to redden; to make roseate.
To change skin color in the face (to a particular shade).
To express or make known by blushing.
To have a warm and delicate colour, like some roses and other flowers.
The collective noun for a group of boys.
impetuous or rash
insensitive or tactless
impudent or shameless
A rash or eruption; a sudden or transient fit of sickness.
brittle, as wood or vegetables
Leaf litter of small leaves and little twigs as found under a hedge.
Broken and angular rock fragments underlying alluvial deposits.
Broken fragments of ice.
An implement consisting of multiple more or less flexible bristles or other filaments attached to a handle, used for any of various purposes including cleaning, painting, and arranging hair.
A piece of conductive material, usually carbon, serving to maintain electrical contact between the stationary and rotating parts of a machine.
The act of brushing something.
Wild vegetation, generally larger than grass but smaller than trees (Wikipedia).
A short and sometimes occasional encounter or experience.
The furry tail of an animal, especially of a fox.
A tuft of hair on the mandibles.
A short contest, or trial, of speed.
An instrument, resembling a brush, used to produce a soft sound from drums or cymbals.
An on-screen tool for "painting" a particular colour or texture.
In 3D video games, a convex polyhedron, especially one that defines structure of the play area.
The floorperson of a poker room, usually in a casino.
(North Wisconsin, uncountable) Evergreen boughs, especially balsam, locally cut and baled for export, usually for use in wreathmaking.
To clean with a brush.
To untangle or arrange with a brush.
To apply with a brush.
To remove with a sweeping motion.
To touch with a sweeping motion, or lightly in passing.
To clean one's teeth by brushing them.
Like a bush in having many widely spread branches.
(Racial slur) Derogatory word used to refer to Afro-textured Hair.
A deep, steep-sided rift, gap or fissure; a gorge or abyss.
A large difference of opinion.
singular of, i.e. nonstandard version of chews.
A board game for two players with each beginning with sixteen chess pieces moving according to fixed rules across a chessboard with the objective to checkmate the opposing king.
Any of several species of grass in the genus Bromus, generally considered weeds.
One of the platforms, consisting of two or more planks dowelled together, for the flooring of a temporary military bridge.
A box, now usually a large strong box with a secure convex lid.
The place in which public money is kept; a treasury.
A chest of drawers.
The portion of the front of the human body from the base of the neck to the top of the abdomen; the thorax. Also the analogous area in other animals.
A hit or blow made with one's chest.
To hit with one's chest (front of one's body)
To deposit in a chest.
To place in a coffin.
Debate; quarrel; strife; enmity.
One's skill at musical interpretation and delivery (originally of jazz); musical performance ability.
One's skill at any endeavor; ability, talent.
The area where two tides meet and cause an irregular (choppy) sea.
A pattern that involves carrying the object with the hand over the next object before throwing it.
To talk, chat; also, to talk back, to be cheeky.
A squat, rounded form of oenochoe with a trefoil mouth.
A diminutive of the male given names Christopher and, less commonly, of Christian.
A diminutive of the female name Christina and of its variant forms.
A loud sound.
A skirmish, a hostile encounter.
a match; a game between two sides.
An angry argument
Opposition; contradiction; such as between differing or contending interests, views, purposes etc.
A combination of garments that do not look good together, especially because of conflicting colours.
An instance of restarting the game after a "dead ball", where it is dropped between two opposing players, who can fight for possession.
to make a loud clash
to come into violent conflict
to argue angrily
to not look good together.
to coincide, to happen at the same time, thereby rendering it impossible to attend all.
to face each other in an important game.
The game of ninepins.
A disease in the feet of cattle; laminitis.
An automobile, airplane, or other vehicle accident.
A computer malfunction that is caused by faulty software, and makes the system either partially or totally inoperable.
A loud sound as made for example by cymbals.
A sudden large decline of business or the prices of stocks (especially one that causes additional failures)
A comedown of a drug.
A group of rhinoceroses.
quick, fast, intensive, impromptu
To collide with something destructively, fall or come down violently.
To severely damage or destroy something by causing it to collide with something else.
(via gatecrash) To attend a social event without invitation, usually with unfavorable intentions.
To accelerate a project or a task or its schedule by devoting more resources to it.
To make or experience informal temporary living arrangements.
To give, as a favor.
To lie down for a long rest, sleep or nap, as from tiredness or exhaustion.
To terminate extraordinarily.
To cause to terminate extraordinarily.
To experience a period of depression and/or lethargy after a period of euphoria, as after the euphoric effect of a psychotropic drug has dissipated.
To hit or strike with force
A violent collision or compression; a crash; destruction; ruin.
Violent pressure, as of a moving crowd.
Crowd which produces uncomfortable pressure.
A violent crowding
A crowd control barrier
An infatuation or affection for.
The human object of such infatuation or affection.
A standing stock or cage with movable sides used to restrain livestock for safe handling
A party, festive function
The process of crushing cane to remove the raw sugar, or the season that this process takes place in.
To press or bruise between two hard bodies; to squeeze, so as to destroy the natural shape or integrity of the parts, or to force together into a mass.
To reduce to fine particles by pounding or grinding; to comminute.
To overwhelm by pressure or weight; to beat or force down, as by an incumbent weight.
To oppress or burden grievously.
To overcome completely; to subdue totally.
To be or become broken down or in, or pressed into a smaller compass, by external weight or force
To feel infatuation with or unrequited love for.
to defeat emphatically
defensive armour for the thighs
Easy, making few demands, comfortable.
Comfortable; often in a way that will suit a person's body.
Calculated to arrest attention; ostentatiously fashionable; showy.
To remove the ash from.
attractive; good-looking; sexy
a town in northern Surrey, England.
The character or fundamental values of a person, people, culture, or movement.
A form of rhetoric in which the writer or speaker invokes their authority, competence or expertise in an attempt to persuade others that their view is correct.
The traits in a work of art which express the ideal or typic character, as influenced by the ethos (character or fundamental values) of a people, rather than realistic or emotional situations or individual character in a narrow sense; opposed to
Of, from, or similar to fish.
Suspicious; inspiring doubt.
Of drag queens: appearing feminine.
The soft tissue of the body, especially muscle and fat.
The skin of a human or animal.
Bare arms, bare legs, bare torso.
Animal tissue regarded as food; meat.
The human body as a physical entity.
The mortal body of a human being, contrasted with the spirit or soul.
The evil and corrupting principle working in man.
The soft, often edible, parts of fruits or vegetables.
Tenderness of feeling; gentleness.
Kindred; stock; race.
A yellowish pink colour; the colour of some Caucasian human skin.
To bury (something, especially a weapon) in flesh.
To inure or habituate someone or a given practice.
To put flesh on; to fatten.
To add details.
To remove the flesh from the skin during the making of leather.
A hopper-shaped box in which ore is placed to be stamped.
A group of birds that have suddenly started up from undergrowth, trees etc.
To cause to take flight from concealment.
To take suddenly to flight, especially from cover.
Smooth, even, aligned; not sticking out.
Wealthy or well off.
Short for flush left and right; a body of text aligned with both its left and right margins.
Full of vigour; fresh; glowing; bright.
Affluent; abounding; well furnished or suppled; hence, liberal; prodigal.
A sudden flowing; a rush which fills or overflows, as of water for cleansing purposes.
Particularly, such a cleansing of a toilet.
A suffusion of the face with blood, as from fear, shame, modesty, or intensity of feeling of any kind; a blush; a glow.
Any tinge of red colour like that produced on the cheeks by a sudden rush of blood.
A sudden flood or rush of feeling; a thrill of excitement, animation, etc.
To cleanse by flooding with generous quantities of a fluid.
Particularly, to cleanse a toilet by introducing a large amount of water.
To become suffused with reddish color due to embarrassment, excitement, overheating, or other systemic disturbance, to blush.
To cause to blush.
To cause to be full; to flood; to overflow; to overwhelm with water.
To excite, inflame.
To be cleansed by being flooded with generous quantities of water.
To clear (a buffer) of its contents.
To flow and spread suddenly; to rush.
To show red; to shine suddenly; to glow.
To fill in (joints); to point the level; to make them flush.
To operate a placer mine, where the continuous supply of water is insufficient, by holding back the water, and releasing it periodically in a flood.
To fill underground spaces, especially in coal mines, with material carried by water, which, after drainage, constitutes a compact mass.
A hand consisting of all cards with the same suit.
Newly produced or obtained.
Not cooked, dried, frozen, or spoiled.
Still green and not dried.
Refreshing or cool.
Without salt; not saline.
Rested; not tired or fatigued.
In a raw or untried state; uncultured; unpracticed.
recently; just recently; most recently
A rush of water, along a river or onto the land; a flood.
A stream or spring of fresh water.
The mingling of fresh water with salt in rivers or bays, as by means of a flood of fresh water flowing toward or into the sea.
Rude, cheeky, or inappropriate; presumptuous; disrespectful; forward.
Sexually aggressive or forward; prone to caress too eagerly; overly flirtatious.
A first year student, at certain universities.
To initiate academic freshmen, notably in a testing way.
To damage through incompetence.
To break up, smash.
To charge, rush violently.
To straighten up (the feathers on an arrow).
Easily broken; brittle; crisp.
noise; clatter; crash
The frog of a horse's foot.
A discharge of a foetid or ichorous matter from the frog of a horse's foot; thrush.
Having a ghastly appearance; weird.
An evil spirit or monster; a ghoul.
The spirit; the soul of man.
The disembodied soul; the soul or spirit of a deceased person; a spirit appearing after death; an apparition; a specter.
Any faint shadowy semblance; an unsubstantial image; a phantom; a glimmering.
A false image formed in a telescope, camera, or other optical device by reflection from the surfaces of one or more lenses.
An unwanted image similar to and overlapping or adjacent to the main one on a television screen, caused by the transmitted image being received both directly and via reflection.
An unresponsive user on IRC, resulting from the user's client disconnecting without notifying the server.
An image of a file or hard disk.
A covert (and deniable) agent.
The faint image that remains after an attempt to remove graffiti.
An opponent in a racing game that follows a previously recorded route, allowing players to compete against previous best times.
A dead person whose identity is stolen by another. See
Perceived or listed but not
Of or nature.
To haunt; to appear to in the form of an apparition.
To die; to expire.
To sail seemingly without wind.
To copy a file or hard drive image.
To gray out (a visual item) to indicate that it is unavailable.
To forcibly disconnect an IRC user who is using one's reserved nickname.
To appear without warning; To move quickly and quietly; to slip.
to break up with someone without warning or explanation (see ghosting)
To grind (one's teeth) in pain or in anger.
To grind between the teeth.
To run away
gushing; effusive and often emotional
the Hand of Fatima
Resembling marijuana in taste or smell.
A follower of Hasidism.
singular of: has to; is required to.
A hand gesture used to depict the meaning of a song
Speed; swiftness; dispatch.
Urgency; sudden excitement of feeling or passion; precipitance; vehemence.
To urge onward; to hasten.
To move with haste.
Acting in haste; being too hurried or quick.
The part of the bow containing the hawseholes.
A hawsehole or hawsepipe.
The horizontal distance or area between an anchored vessel's bows and the actual position of her anchor(s).
A position relative to the course and position of a vessel, somewhat forward of the stem.
Said of a vessel lying to two anchors, streamed from either bow.
A town in Virginia.
A former realm and modern state of Germany.
pertaining to the Higgs mechanism/Higgs force
Short form of Higgs boson.
a fish in the herring family, and a popular food fish in South Asia.
Accompanied with hisses.
Making a hissing sound.
Childish or petulant.
A tantrum, a fit.
Itchy, swollen, red areas of the skin which can appear quickly in response to an allergen or due to other conditions.
A city in New Mexico
To play a trick on; hoax; cheat.
To stupefy with drugged liquor.
To adulterate; to drug (liquor).
One who cheats or deceives.
to hoist, be raised
A stew made from pemmican or other meat, thickened with biscuit.
Of or relating to horses.
Of a person or people, involved in breeding or riding horses.
Of a graphic design or typographical treatment which is clumsy, clunky, or unrefined.
A child's term or name for a horse.
A game where a child rides on the back of another, who is on all fours.
A book of the Old Testament of the Bible.
A Biblical prophet.
Ruined, messed up.
The portion of the head of a golf club to which the shaft of the club attaches.
(slang) A semester, in the context of a course of study which should be enjoyable as opposed to required work.
A saddlecloth; a housing.
the "counties" of imperial, republican, and communist China.
A crotchety or surly person; also, a stingy man, a miser.
The coarse part of flax or hemp; hards.
A housewife or housekeeper.
A cheeky or disrespectful girl; a woman showing inappropriate or improper behavior; a minx.
A case or bag for needles, thread, etc.
The Goidelic language indigenous to Ireland, also known as Irish Gaelic.
The Irish people.
A board game of the tables family.
Temper; anger, passion.
whiskey, or whisky, elaborated in Ireland.
Pertaining to or originating from Ireland or the Irish people.
Pertaining to the Irish language.
nonsensical, daft or complex.
One of the aspects of the god Shiva.
name, a variant of Isaiah.
A porridge made from boiled buckwheat groats, or sometimes from other cereal groats.
A member of an Indian tribe, the majority of whom live in Meghalaya.
The Austro-Asiatic language of the Khasi people.
An Eastern European Jewish, or Yiddish, snack food consisting of a dumpling covered with a shell of baked or fried dough
Any of five sheaths that are thought to cover the Atman, or True Self, according to Vedantic philosophy.
A particular type of Sanskrit dictionary.
A strap, cord or rope with which to restrain an animal, often a dog.
A brace and a half; a tierce.
A set of three; three creatures of any kind, especially greyhounds, foxes, bucks, and hares; hence, the number three in general.
A string with a loop at the end for lifting warp threads, in a loom.
A leg rope.
To fasten or secure with a leash.
to curb, restrain
Capital of Xizang (Tibet) Autonomous Region of the People’s Republic of China.
Produced by crushing or bruising; resembling, or consisting of, a mash.
especially when defined as a school subject.
Formed with meshes; netted.
Short form of methylated spirits.
Resembling or having the consistency of mush; semiliquid, pasty, or granular.
Overly sappy, corny, or cheesy.
A time during which male elephants exhibit increased levels of sexual activity and aggressiveness and often secrete leaking temporin from the sides of their heads.
Military national service, conscription.
A person doing military national service.
The perennial herb whose stem yields ammoniacum.
An apparition; a phantom.
A small pool of standing water; a puddle.
A splash, or the sound made by a splash.
To cause a splash.
To splash or sprinkle with colouring matter.
The branch of a tree partly cut or bent, and bound to, or intertwined with, other branches.
To cut partly, or to bend and intertwine the branches of.
Very expensive, or appearing expensive.
Having a soft, fluffy exterior.
A textile fabric with a nap or shag on one side, longer and softer than the nap of velvet.
A plush toy.
A posh person.
A food product made of cornmeal.
To express disgust or contempt.
Aggressively ambitious; overly assertive, bold or determined.
To defeat forcibly.
To crush or dash to pieces.
To void or suppress (a subpoena, decision, etc.).
A monetary unit in Saudi Arabia equivalent to a twentieth of a rial.
a medieval Rabbi from Troyes, known for his commentary on the Hebrew Bible and
Rashi's commentary on the Hebrew Bible or Talmud.
A semicursive typeface for the Hebrew alphabet, customarily used for printing Rashi's commentaries.
a single piece of Rashi's commentary on the Hebrew Bible or Talmud
abounding in rushes
having the characteristics of a rush (the plant); rushlike
Characterised by rushing; hurried; fast-paced
formerly, a term of respect for a white European in colonial India
A blue star in the constellation Orion; Kappa (κ) Orionis.
A formerly seminomadic Siberian people who speak a Turkic language.
The Sakha Republic, also known as Yakutia.
The wife of Abraham and mother of Isaac in the Bible.
A rice paddy.
A kind of borscht made with sorrel (or occasionally lemongrass)
A stupid or obnoxious person.
Darkness where light, particularly sunlight, is blocked.
Something that blocks light, particularly in a window.
A variety of a colour/color, in particular one obtained by adding black (compare tint).
A subtle variation in a concept.
An aspect that is reminiscent of something.
A very small degree of a quantity, or variety of meaning
A creature that is partially human and partially angel.
A postage stamp showing an obvious difference in colour/color to the original printing and needing a separate catalogue/catalog entry.
To shield from light.
To alter slightly.
To vary or approach something slightly, particularly in color.
To move slightly from one's normal fielding position.
To darken, particularly in drawing.
To surpass by a narrow margin.
To shelter; to cover from injury; to protect; to screen.
To present a shadow or image of; to shadow forth; to represent.
The entire body of a long weapon, such as an arrow.
The long, narrow, central body of a spear, arrow, or javelin.
Anything cast or thrown as a spear or javelin.
Any long thin object, such as the handle of a tool, one of the poles between which an animal is harnessed to a vehicle, the driveshaft of a motorized vehicle with rear-wheel drive, an axle, etc.
A beam or ray of light.
The main axis of a feather.
The long narrow body of a lacrosse stick.
A long, narrow passage sunk into the earth, either natural or for artificial.
A vertical passage housing a lift or elevator; a liftshaft.
A ventilation or heating conduit; an air duct.
Any column or pillar, particularly the body of a column between its capital and pediment.
The main cylindrical part of the penis.
The chamber of a blast furnace.
To fuck over; to cause harm to, especially through deceit or treachery.
To equip with a shaft.
To fuck; to have sexual intercourse with.
A former currency unit of Iran, worth one twentieth of a qiran.
A greeting gesture in which the thumb and little finger are extended while curling the three middle fingers in a semi-fist. Used to express a variety of positive meanings including "all right", "hello" and "goodbye".
A stiff, cylindrical military dress hat with a metal plate in front, a short visor, and a plume.
A bearskin or busby.
The squilla or mantis shrimp.
The Japanese foot, a traditional Japanese unit of length equal to 10 sun or 1/10 of a jō, now standardized as equal to 10/33 of a meter.
Shaking or trembling.
Full of shakes or cracks; cracked.
Easily shaken; tottering; unsound.
Pertaining to or resembling shale.
an ancient dynasty in China
The part of the leg between the knee and the ankle.
Meat from that part of an animal.
A redshank or greenshank, various species of Old World wading birds in the genus Tringa having distinctly colored legs.
A straight, narrow part of an object, such as a key or an anchor; shaft; stem.
The handle of a pair of shears, connecting the ride to the neck.
The center part of a fishhook between the eye and the hook, the 'hook' being the curved part that bends toward the point.
A protruding part of an object, by which it is or can be attached.
The metal part on a curb bit that falls below the mouthpiece, which length controls the severity of the leverage action of the bit, and to which the reins of the bridle are attached.
A poorly played golf shot in which the ball is struck by the part of the club head that connects to the shaft.
An improvised stabbing weapon; a shiv.
A loop forming an eye to a button.
The space between two channels of the Doric triglyph.
A large ladle for molten metal, fitted with long bars for handling it.
The body of a type; between the shoulder and the foot.
The part of the sole beneath the instep connecting the broader front part with the heel.
Flat-nosed pliers, used by opticians for nipping off the edges of pieces of glass to make them round.
The end or remainder, particularly of a period of time.
The main part or beginning of a period of time.
To travel on foot.
To stab, especially with an improvised blade.
To remove another's trousers, especially in jest; to depants.
To hit or kick the ball in an unintended direction.
To fall off, as a leaf, flower, or capsule, on account of disease affecting the supporting footstalk; usually followed by
A drink, usually a pint.
A shack or shanty.
A piece of broken glass or pottery, especially one found in an archaeological dig.
A piece of material, especially rock and similar materials, reminding of a broken piece of glass or pottery.
A tough scale, sheath, or shell; especially an elytron of a beetle.
An instance of an MMORPG that is one of several independent and structurally identical virtual worlds, none of which has so many players as to exhaust a system's resources.
A component of a sharded distributed database.
To fall apart into shards, usually as the result of impact or explosion.
To break (something) into shards.
To divide (an MMORPG) into several shards, or to establish a shard of one.
The plant chard.
name, variant of Sherry or a pet form of Sharon.
A scaleless, predatory fish of the superorder Selachimorpha, with a cartilaginous skeleton and 5 to 7 gill slits on each side of its head.
To fish for sharks.
Someone who exploits others, for example by trickery, lies, usury, extortion.
A sleazy and amoral lawyer; an ambulance chaser.
A relentless and resolute person or group, especially in business.
A very good poker or pool player. Compare fish (a bad poker player).
A person who feigns ineptitude to win money from others.
To steal or obtain through fraud.
To play the petty thief; to practice fraud or trickery; to swindle.
To live by shifts and stratagems.
To pick or gather indiscriminately or covertly.
The dung or manure of cattle.
To make bald by using a tool such as a razor or pair of electric clippers to cut the hair close to the skin.
To cut anything in this fashion.
To remove hair from one's face by this means.
To cut finely, as with slices of meat.
To skim along or near the surface of; to pass close to, or touch lightly, in passing.
To be hard and severe in a bargain with; to practice extortion on; to cheat.
To buy (a note) at a discount greater than the legal rate of interest, or to deduct in discounting it more than the legal rate allows.
An instance of shaving.
A thin slice; a shaving.
An exorbitant discount on a note.
A premium paid for an extension of the time of delivery or payment, or for the right to vary a stock contract in any particular.
A hand tool consisting of a sharp blade with a handle at each end; a spokeshave.
A square or rectangular piece of cloth worn as a covering for the head, neck, and shoulders.
To wrap in a shawl.
A mediaeval double-reed wind instrument with a conical wooden body.
name, popular in the US in the 1970s.
name, transferred from the male name.
stalks or leaves of root vegetables.
A quantity of the stalks and ears of wheat, rye, or other grain, bound together; a bundle of grain or straw.
Any collection of things bound together; a bundle.
A bundle of arrows sufficient to fill a quiver, or the allowance of each archer.
A quantity of arrows, usually twenty-four.
An abstract construct in topology that associates data to the open sets of a topological space, together with well-defined restrictions from larger to smaller open sets, subject to the condition that compatible data on overlapping open sets corresponds, via the restrictions, to a unique datum on the union of the open sets.
To gather and bind into a sheaf; to make into sheaves
To collect and bind cut grain, or the like; to make sheaves.
A shell or pod.
To shell (remove husks, shells etc)
To shelter under a shieling
An ancient kingdom in Arabia or possibly in Africa.
The 34th sura (chapter) of the Qur'an.
A woolly ruminant of the genus Ovis.
A timid, shy person who is easily led by others.
The leader of an Arab village, family or small tribe.
An Islamic religious cleric; the leader of an Islamic religious order.
A romantic lover.
An Arab, especially one dressed in traditional clothing.
variegated; spotted; speckled; piebald
A flat, rigid structure, fixed at right angles to a wall or forming a part of a cabinet, desk etc., and used to support, store or display objects.
The capacity of such an object
A projecting ledge that resembles such an object.
A reef, shoal or sandbar.
One of the three seasons of Ancient Egypt; Low Water.
To disgrace or put to shame.
To destroy, to spoil.
name, variant of Sherry.
A shepherd's hut or shieling.
A person paid to endorse a product favourably, while pretending to be impartial.
An accomplice at a confidence trick during an auction or gambling game.
A house player in a casino.
To promote or endorse in return for payment, especially dishonestly.
To put under cover; to sheal.
Bright; luminous; clear; unclouded.
Anything shiny; a trinket.
Contraction of disparaging term "shiny arses", originating during World War Two, to describe a desk worker.
A lake in Russia,
A local government area in Nigeria.
To avoid, especially a duty, responsibility, etc.; to stay away from.
To evade an obligation; to avoid the performance of duty, as by running away.
To procure by petty fraud and trickery; to obtain by mean solicitation.
one who shirks
the unforgivable sin of idolatry
To make gathers in textiles by drawing together parallel threads.
To bake (a raw egg removed from its shell) in a baking dish.
An article of clothing that is worn on the upper part of the body, and often has sleeves, either long or short, that cover the arms.
a member of the shirt-wearing team.
To cover or clothe with a shirt, or as if with a shirt.