quarter-inch cartridge — a computer storage tape format having a dual spooled cartridge with a quarter-inch wide tape.
Four times a day.
Jurisprudence in the Islamic law, shari'a.
A civil judge in certain Islamic countries.
The nineteenth letter of many Semitic alphabets/abjads (Phoenician, Aramaic, Hebrew, Syriac, Arabic and others).
An unfledged bird.
Something immature or unfinished.
quagmire; marsh; bog.
Relating to the belief that the is authoritative because it faithfully describes the Christian faith as revealed in the Bible.
In a quia manner.
A quip or gibe.
The inherent nature of something.
A section of the Democratic-Republican Party between 1805 and 1811 (from tertium quid).
A sovereign or guinea.
A piece of chewing tobacco.
the act of chewing such tobacco
To chew tobacco
To let food drop from the mouth whilst chewing
A smart, sarcastic turn or jest; a taunt; a severe retort or comeback; a gibe.
To make a quip.
To taunt; to treat with quips.
A quadrangle or court, as of a prison; a prison.
Confinement in a prison.
To throb or beat.
A small loop or bow of ribbon used in making hats, boas, etc.
A member of the (Latin: ordo equester), the lower of the two aristocratic classes of Ancient Rome, ranking below the patricians.
Any animal of the taxonomic family Equidae, including any equine (horse, zebra, ass, mule, etc.)
A religious mendicant who owns no personal property.
A person from Iraq or of Iraqi descent.
Of, from, or pertaining to Persian Iraq
Of, from, or pertaining to Iraq, or the Iraqi people.
The nape of the neck.
A silky material made from nylon fibers.
The direction in which Muslims face while praying, currently determined as the direction of the Kaaba in Mecca.
The use of analogy as precedent in Shari'a jurisprudence.
The sound made by a duck.
To make a noise like a duck.
A fraudulent healer or incompetent professional, especially a doctor of medicine; an impostor who claims to have qualifications to practice medicine.
To practice or commit quackery.
To make vain and loud pretensions; to boast.
Falsely presented as having medicinal powers.
An ancient Germanic people who lived in Moravia
quadriceps (thigh muscles)
four of a kind
To drink or imbibe with vigour or relish; to drink copiously; to swallow in large draughts.
The act of quaffing, a deep draught.
A trembling or shaking.
An earthquake, a trembling of the ground with force.
To tremble or shake.
To cause to tremble or shake.
Inclined to quake; tremulous.
A medusa or jellyfish.
A fire-resistant channel for a burner in a boiler or furnace.
To defeat forcibly.
To crush or dash to pieces.
To void or suppress (a subpoena, decision, etc.).
to drink deeply; to quaff.
To quiver or tremble.
A shaking; trembling.
To faint away.
A woman, now especially an impudent or disreputable woman; a prostitute.
A young woman, a girl; a daughter.
Weird, odd or different; whimsical.
Slightly unwell (mainly into feel queer).
Not heterosexual: homosexual, bisexual, asexual, etc.
Pertaining to sexual behaviour or identity which does not conform to conventional heterosexual norms, assumptions etc.
A person who is or appears homosexual, or who has homosexual qualities.
A person of any non-heterosexual sexuality or sexual identity.
To render an endeavor or agreement ineffective or null.
To ridicule; to banter; to rally.
To spoil the effect or success of, as by ridicule; to throw a wet blanket on; to spoil.
To reevaluate or reinterpret (a work) with an eye to sexual orientation and/or to gender, as by applying queer theory.
To twirl; turn or wind around; coil.
A twist; curl.
Moving with speed, rapidity or swiftness, or capable of doing so; rapid; fast.
Occurring in a short time; happening or done rapidly.
Lively, fast-thinking, witty, intelligent.
Mentally agile, alert, perceptive.
Of temper: easily aroused to anger; quick-tempered.
Pregnant, especially at the stage where the foetus's movements can be felt; figuratively, alive with some emotion or feeling.
Of water: flowing.
Burning, flammable, fiery.
Fresh; bracing; sharp; keen.
productive; not "dead" or barren
raw or sensitive flesh, especially that underneath finger and toe nails.
plants used in making a quickset hedge
The life; the mortal point; a vital part; a part susceptible to serious injury or keen feeling.
A fast bowler.
To amalgamate surfaces prior to gilding or silvering by dipping them into a solution of mercury in nitric acid.
A puff or whiff, especially of tobacco smoke.
A trick or ploy; a stratagem.
A hairstyle whereby the forelock is brushed and/or gelled upward, often associated with the styles of the 1950s.
To arrange (the hair) in such a manner.
A young girl, especially as promiscuous; a prostitute.
The vulva or vagina.
A bed covering consisting of two layers of fabric stitched together, with insulation between, often having a decorative design.
A roll of material with sound-absorbing properties, used in soundproofing.
A quilted skirt worn by women.
To construct a quilt.
To construct something, such as clothing, using the same technique.
A hypothetical fundamental particle; a preon.
derived from the Ó Coinn "descendant of Chief".
name transferred from the surname.
name occasionally used since the 1990s.
A town/village/thorp in South Dakota.
A recording device, used by the Incas, consisting of intricate knotted cords.
One-twentieth of a ream of paper; a collection of twenty-four or twenty-five sheets of paper of the same size and quality, unfolded or having a single fold.
A set of leaves which are stitched together, originally a set of four pieces of paper (eight leaves, sixteen pages). This is most often a single signature (i.e. group of four), but may be several nested signatures.
A book, poem, or pamphlet.
To prepare quires by stitching together leaves of paper.
One quarter of a cruciform church, or the architectural area of a church used by the choir, often near the apse.
To sing in concert.
A rawhide whip plaited with two thongs of buffalo hide.
To strike with a quirt.
On equal monetary terms; neither owing or being owed.
A city/town in Missouri.
With respect to.
Any of the corner building blocks of a building, usually larger or more ornate than the surrounding blocks.
The keystone of an arch.
A metal wedge which fits into the space between the type and the edge of a chase, and is tightened to fix the metal type in place.
A form of wedge used to prevent casks from moving
A flat disc of metal or stone thrown at a target in the game of quoits.
A ring of rubber or rope similarly used in the game of deck-quoits.
The flat stone covering a cromlech.
The discus used in ancient sports.
To play at quoits.
A proportional part or share; the share or proportion assigned to each in a division.
A prescribed number or percentage that may serve as, for example, a maximum, a minimum, or a goal.
A restriction on the import of something to a specific quantity.
past of; said
A monetary unit in Saudi Arabia equivalent to a twentieth of a rial.
A baby pigeon or dove.
The meat of a squab (i.e. a young (domestic) pigeon or dove) used as food.
A baby rook.
A thick cushion, especially a flat one covering the seat of a chair or sofa.
A person of a short, fat figure.
To fall plump; to strike at one dash, or with a heavy stroke.
To furnish with squabs, or cushions.
Fat; thick; plump; bulky.
With a heavy fall; plump.
A group of people organized for some common purpose, usually of about ten members.
A unit of tactical military personnel, or of police officers, usually of about ten members.
A group of potential players from whom a starting team and substitutes are chosen.
One's friend group, taken collectively; one's peeps.
An oilskin hat; a southwester.
Relatively short or low, and thick or broad.
Sitting on the hams or heels; sitting close to the ground; cowering; crouching.
A position assumed by bending deeply at the knees while resting on one's feet.
A specific exercise in weightlifting performed by bending deeply at the knees and then rising, especially with a barbell resting across the shoulders.
A building occupied without permission, as practiced by a squatter.
A toilet used by squatting as opposed to sitting; a
Something of no value; nothing.
A sudden or crushing fall.
A small vein of ore.
A mineral consisting of tin ore and spar.
To bend deeply at the knees while resting on one's feet.
To exercise by bending deeply at the knees and then rising, while bearing weight across the shoulders or upper back.
To occupy or reside in a place without the permission of the owner.
To sit close to the ground; to cower; to stoop, or lie close, to escape observation, as a partridge or rabbit.
To bruise or flatten by a fall; to squash.
The angel shark (genus
A woman, wife; especially a Native American woman.
To undergo squegging.
A small firework that is intended to spew sparks rather than explode.
A similar device used to ignite an explosive or launch a rocket, etc.
A kind of slow match or safety fuse.
Any small firecracker sold to the general public. Usually available in special clusters designed to explode in series after a single master fuze is lit.
The heating element used to set off the sodium azide pellets in a vehicle's airbag.
A small explosive used to replicate a bullet hitting a surface.
A short piece of witty writing; a lampoon.
A writer of lampoons.
In a legal casebook, a short summary of a legal action placed between more extensively quoted cases.
A short article, often published in journals, that introduces theoretically problematic empirical data or discusses an overlooked theoretical problem. In contrast to a typical article, a squib need not answer the questions that it poses.
An unimportant, paltry, or mean-spirited person.
A sketched concept or visual solution, usually very quick and not too detailed. A word most commonly used within the Graphic Design industry.
To make a sound such as a small explosion.
To throw squibs; to utter sarcastic or severe reflections; to contend in petty dispute.
A person of low status.
Nonsense; amusing stories.
To disconnect (an IRC server) from a network.
A watch cap.
A member of a particular indigenous people of Mexico.
The language of this people.
а gated community and oil-processing facilities located in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia
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 former currency unit of Yemen.
A curved depression in a mountainside with steep walls, forming the end of a valley.
A flirtatious female; a coquette.
A flirtatious male.
To act as a flirt or coquet.
To waste time; to dally.
To attempt to attract the notice, admiration, or love of; to treat with a show of tenderness or regard, with a view to deceive and disappoint.
A contact herbicide that produces desiccation and defoliation.
The symbol =
The center of a planetary epicycle.
Having comparable measurements in all directions; equidimensional.
To consider equal, to state as being equivalent.
To set as equal.
A statement in assembly language that defines a symbol having a particular value.
Ownership, especially in terms of net monetary value of some business.
A legal tradition that deals with remedies other than relief, such as injunctions, divorces and similar actions.
Value of property minus liens or other
An equitable claim; an equity of redemption.
Ownership interest in a company as determined by subtracting liabilities from
Justice, impartiality or fairness.
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.
A diminutive of the female given name Jacqueline and of its variant spellings.
To search (a ship) for unentered goods.
The fruit of this tree. It is as large as a small plum, but grows in clusters, and contains four or five large seeds.
Dense Mediterranean coastal scrub.
The French resistance movement during World War II, or other similar movements elsewhere.
A place of worship for Muslims, often having at least one minaret; a masjid.
National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations, an electronic stock market.
A member of a tribe of Native Americans who historically inhabited eastern Connecticut and spoke a variety of Mohegan-Pequot.
The variety of Mohegan-Pequot spoken by this tribe.
Annoyed, usually mildly and temporarily, especially by an offense to one's pride or honor.
A game at cards played between two persons, with thirty-two cards, all the deuces, threes, fours, fives, and sixes, being set aside.
A milk-colored, somewhat viscous Mexican alcoholic drink made from the fermented sap of certain agave plants.
(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.
The underwool of the Arctic muskox, used as a fibre.
That resembles the quack of a duck.
Fraudulent; characterised by or using the methods of quackery.
Infested with quackgrass.
A southern African subspecies of zebra, which went extinct in 1883, and the upper parts of which were reddish brown, becoming paler behind and beneath, while the face, neck, and fore part of the body were marked by dark stripes.
An edible clam with a hard shell found along the Atlantic Coast of North America, from species Mercenaria mercenaria, formerly Venus mercenaria.
The largest size of quahog, generally considered only fit for use in chowders and other clam dishes.
A similar edible clam found along coasts around the North Atlantic, generally in deeper waters, the or
To dig for quahogs.
A traditional, shallow, two-handled Scottish cup symbolising friendship. It was originally used to toast the arrival or departure of a visitor.
a traditional, shallow, two-handled Scottish cup symbolising friendship
a two-handled drinking vessel
The a large American sandpiper, Bartramia longicauda, a game bird.
Of a person: cunning, crafty.
Cleverly made; artfully contrived.
Strange or odd; unusual.
Overly discriminating or needlessly meticulous; fastidious; prim.
Pleasingly unusual; especially, having old-fashioned charm.
a city in Texas, USA, and the county seat of Hardeman County.
An organization that, although financed by a government, acts independently of it.
Any member of a Native American people who once lived in the Arkansas river valley.
The dialect of Dhegiha spoken by these people.
A town in Oklahoma.
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.
A thick, bushy plot; a thicket.
Experiencing or causing nausea or uneasiness, often characterized by an unsettled stomach.
Easily troubled; squeamish.
To squelch; to eliminate.
a small archipelago, also known as Kinmen, in southern China
To satisfy, especially an actual or figurative thirst.
To extinguish or put out (as a fire or light.)
To cool rapidly by dipping into a bath of coolant, as a blacksmith quenching hot iron.
To terminate or greatly diminish definition by destroying or deforming the remaining reagents.
The abnormal termination of operation of a superconducting magnet, occurring when part of the superconducting coil enters the normal (resistive) state.
A short-nosed bandicoot found mostly in southern Australia,
form of (the bird).
To say or declare.
A city in the Balochistan Province of Pakistan and capital of the district by that name.
One who queues; a person waiting in line.
A process, etc. that places data items on a queue.
A nobody; a person of no importance.
With quills; quilled.
The pear-shaped fruit of a small tree of the rose family, Cydonia oblonga.
The deciduous tree bearing such fruit, native to Asia.
An American male given name transferred from the surname.
Any of a number of places in the U.S.A. named after people with the surname, including:
a CDP in California, and the county seat of Originally named Quinsy.
a city in Florida
a city in Illinois
A kind of dry white wine made from Sauvignon blanc grapes grown near Quincy in the Loire valley.
A toilet: a fixture for urination and defecation, particularly as a personification of the device.
Of, pertaining to, or derived from quinine
A goosefoot, native to the Andes and cultivated for its edible seeds.
The high-protein dried fruits and seeds of this plant, used as a food staple and ground into flour.
A partial reduction of a quinone, a diene of the cyclohexadienediones class of biochemicals.
A a painful pus-filled inflammation or abscess of the tonsils and surrounding tissues, usually a complication of tonsillitis, caused by bacterial infection and often accompanied by fever.
Joky; inclined to or characterised by quipping.
Given to quirks or idiosyncrasies; strange in a somewhat silly, awkward manner, potentially cute.
to be a quisling
To shake (something); to stir, move.
To stir; to move.
To flinch; shrink.
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.
A competitive game in which players throw rings, aiming to land them over vertical sticks.
A cat-sized marsupial, Setonix brachyurus, of southwestern Australia.
Somebody whose words are being quoted.
Someone who quotes.
A part or proportion; a fraction; quota.
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.
Any of various small gold coins minted in Italy and Turkey.
A sparkling spangle used for the decoration of ornate clothing.
To throw weighted sticks at small animals.
To throw anything about awkwardly or irregularly.
A squall line, multicell line, or part of a squall line.
A sudden storm, as found in a squall line.
To cry or wail loudly.
A scale cast off from the skin; a thin dry shred of epithelium.
A scale (of metal, or on the eyes etc.).
The scale, or exopodite, of an antenna of a crustacean.
A flake of dead skin tissue.
A hypothetical supersymmetric counterpart to a quark, having a spin of zero instead of one-half.
A sport played in a walled court with a soft rubber ball and bats like tennis racquets.
A soft drink made from a fruit-based concentrate diluted with water.
A place or a situation where people have limited space to move.
Something soft and easily crushed; especially, an unripe pod of peas.
Something unripe or soft.
A sudden fall of a heavy, soft body; also, a shock of soft bodies.
An extremely one-sided, usually short, match.
To beat or press into pulp or a flat mass; to crush.
To compress or restrict (oneself) into a small space; to squeeze.
To suppress; to force into submission.
to be hit by the vegetable described below
A plant and its fruit of any of a few species of the genus Cucurbita, or gourd kind.
Cucurbita maxima, including and some varieties of pumpkins.
Cucurbita moschata, butternut squash,
Cucurbita pepo, most pumpkins, acorn squash, summer squash, zucchini.
Any other similar-looking plant of other genera.
Lagenaria siceraria (syn. calabash,
The edible or decorative fruit of these plants, or this fruit prepared as a dish.
A shrill noise, especially made by a voice or bird; a yell, scream, or call.
A four-digit transponder code used by aircraft for identification or transmission of emergency signals.
An issue or complaint related to aircraft maintenance.
The American night heron.
A warning message indicating a possible error.
To make a squawking noise; to yell, scream, or call out shrilly.
To speak out; to protest.
To report an infraction; to rat on or tattle; to disclose a secret.
To produce a warning message, indicating a possible error.
To set or transmit a four-digit transponder code. definition
A short, high-pitched sound, as of two objects rubbing together, or the calls of small animals.
A card game similar to group solitaire.
The sound made by mice in anticipation of being filled with cheese.
A narrow squeak.
To emit a short, high-pitched sound.
To inform, to squeal.
To speak or sound in a high-pitched manner.
To empty the pile of 13 cards a player deals to oneself in the card game of the same name.
To win or progress by a narrow margin.
A high-pitched sound, such as the scream of a child, or noisy worn-down brake pads.
To scream with a shrill, prolonged sound.
To give sensitive information about someone to a third party; to rat on someone.
A European bulbous liliaceous plant, of the genus Scilla, used in medicine for its acrid, expectorant, diuretic, and emetic properties
A mantis shrimp, from the Mediterranean
To look with the eyes partly closed, as in bright sunlight, or as a threatening expression.
To look or glance sideways.
To look with, or have eyes that are turned in different directions; to suffer from strabismus.
To have an indirect bearing, reference, or implication; to have an allusion to, or inclination towards, something.
To be not quite straight, off-centred; to deviate from a true line; to run obliquely.
To turn to an oblique position; to direct obliquely.
An expression in which the eyes are partly closed.
The look of eyes which are turned in different directions, as in strabismus.
quick or sideways glance.
A short look.
The angle by which the transmission signal is offset from the normal of a phased array antenna.
askew, not level
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.
The sound or action of something, especially something moist, being squeezed or crushed.
A political moderate (term used by conservative activists in the 1980s).
To squeeze, compress, or crush (especially something moist).
squishy; tending to squash or squelch
A squashing or squelching sound.
Conformity to traditional legal decisions in Shari'a jurisprudence.
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.
Being the only one of its kind; unequaled, unparalleled or unmatched.
Of a feature, such that only one holder has it.
Of a rare quality, unusual.
A thing without a like; something unequalled or unparallelled.
A citizen of the United States of America, as opposed to a Latin American.
The Fijian national drink; kava.
A tree that grows in Jahannam (Hell), whose dwellers are compelled to eat the bitter fruit.
In medieval times, a person whose views or practices were considered contrary to Islamic dogma; a heretic or unbeliever, or one who practised heretical magic.
An acequia, an irrigation ditch.
Acquisition; the thing gained.
property acquired by purchase, gift, or otherwise than by inheritance.
To gain, usually by one's own exertions; to get as one's own
To sample signals and convert them into digital values.
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
Having a casque
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.
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).
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 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
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
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 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.
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 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.
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.
In a quaky manner.
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 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.
One who quashes.
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.