Clumsy in performance or manners; unhandy; not dexterous; awkward.
Perversely; in the wrong way.
A Unix scripting language or the command line interface itself.
A unit of measurement for forty gallons of wine.
a manufacturer of motor vehicles
A motor car manufactured by this company
Biological Weapons Convention
boiling water reactor
A valley head created through glacial erosion and with a shape similar to an amphitheatre.
a forward-swept wing aircraft
Industrial Workers of the World
One of the bones, usually bearing teeth, which form the framework of the mouth.
The part of the face below the mouth.
Anything resembling the jaw of an animal in form or action; especially plural, the mouth or way of entrance.
A notch or opening.
A notched or forked part, adapted for holding an object in place.
One of a pair of opposing parts which are movable towards or from each other, for grasping or crushing anything between them.
The inner end of a boom or gaff, hollowed in a half circle so as to move freely on a mast.
Impudent or abusive talk.
The curved part of the marking the entry to the pocket.
To assail or abuse by scolding.
To scold; to clamor.
To talk; to converse.
(of a ball) To stick in the jaws of a pocket.
(used in certain set phrases like jaw harp, jaw harpist and jaw's-trump)
A former, pre-metric unit of length in India, equal to approximately a quarter of an inch
A gull, seagull.
A prison, or other place of confinement.
A hiding place; a secret store or den.
A breeding-cage for birds.
A cage for hawks, especially while moulting.
A building or set of buildings where moulting birds are kept.
To shut away, confine, lock up.
To cause to moult.
To shed antlers.
The crying sound of a cat; a meow.
The crying sound of a gull.
An exclamation of disapproval; a
mean high water
To be under an obligation to give something back to someone or to perform some action for someone.
To have debt, to be in debt.
To have rightful possession of (property, goods or capital); to have legal title to.
To have recognized political sovereignty over a place, territory, as distinct from the ordinary connotation of property ownership.
To admit, concede, grant, allow, acknowledge, confess; not to deny.
To claim as one's own; to answer to.
To acknowledge or admit the possession or ownership of.
To defeat or embarrass; to overwhelm.
To virtually or figuratively enslave.
To defeat, dominate, or be above, also spelled
To illicitly obtain superuser or root access to a computer system, thereby having access to all of the user files on that system; pwn.
Belonging to; possessed; proper to. Often marks a possessive determiner as reflexive, referring back to the subject of the clause or sentence.
To grant; give.
To admit; concede; acknowledge.
To recognise; acknowledge.
To use a needle to pass thread repeatedly through (pieces of fabric) in order to join them together.
To use a needle to pass thread repeatedly through pieces of fabric in order to join them together.
To enclose by sewing.
To drain the water from.
Of a to be
of, a regiment in the British Army.
A two-shilling coin.
A two-year prison sentence.
The digit/figure 2.
A two-dollar bill.
A child aged two.
The playing cards featuring two pips.
A solemn promise to perform some act, or behave in a specified manner, especially a promise to live and act in accordance with the rules of a religious order.
A declaration or assertion.
To make a vow; to promise.
To make a vow regarding (something).
To declare publicly that one has made a vow, usually to show one's determination or to announce an act of retaliation.
To stir; move; wave.
The twenty-seventh letter of the Arabic alphabet: و.
of, one of several sanctioning bodies in professional boxing.
of, a tournament for national teams jointly organized by the International Baseball Federation and Major League Baseball.
of, an unaffiliated Baptist church known for its hate speech.
A spot; stain; mark; scar; weal; bruise.
A (moral) blemish; fault; blemish; taint.
To injure or disfigure; blemish; mark; scar.
To defile; pollute; corrupt; vitiate.
To violate (one's word).
The television show
For what cause, reason, or purpose.
A young heifer.
a person who is exceptionally gifted or skilled in a particular area
A wizard; an administrator of a multi-user dungeon.
An act of urination.
grief; sorrow; misery; heavy calamity.
A curse; a malediction.
Any dark-skinned person. Most commonly used to refer to people of Indian, North African, Mediterranean, or Middle Eastern ancestry.
A person of Southern European, Mediterranean, or Middle Eastern ancestry.
A pollywog, or sailor who has never crossed the Equator. Often referred to as either filthy, slimy, or even dirty wogs
A bug, an insect.
A minor illness caused by bacteria, virus, intestinal parasite, etc.
A person who is not a Scientologist.
WOG = water-oil-gas, typically marked on valves indicating acceptable for use with these fluids.
A large, oriental, round-bottomed cooking pan.
To prepare oriental cuisine using a wok.
Weapons release authorization
Turned away, contorted (of the face or body).
Dryly humorous; sardonic or bitterly ironic.
Twisted, bent, crooked.
Deviating from the right direction; misdirected; out of place.
To turn (away); to swerve or deviate.
To divert; to cause to turn away.
To twist or contort (the body, face, etc.).
To cover; clothe; cover up; cloak; hide.
Women who have sex with women.
World War I
A species of coniferous tree, Taxus baccata, with dark-green flat needle-like leaves and seeds bearing red arils, native to western, central and southern Europe, northwest Africa, northern Iran and southwest Asia.
Any tree or shrub of the genus Taxus.
Other conifers resembling plants in genus Taxus
in family Podocarpaceae
in family Cephalotaxaceae
The wood of the such trees.
A bow for archery, made of yew wood.
Made from the wood of the yew tree.
To subdue; to daunt.
A cry of despair.
Towards the lower part of a vessel; towards the lower rigging or the decks.
again, once more
In a row.
In a row, line, or rank; successively.
In two; in twain; asunder.
To declare openly and boldly, as something believed to be right; to own, acknowledge or confess frankly.
To bind or devote by a vow.
To acknowledge and justify, as an act done. See
Filled with awe.
Having or showing awe.
Having awns; bearded, bristly
Obliquely, crookedly; askew.
Turned or twisted toward one side; crooked, distorted, out of place.
Wrong or distorted; perverse, amiss.
A person who keeps a house of prostitution, or procures women for prostitution; a procurer, a madame.
A lewd person.
Joyous; riotously gay.
To procure women for lewd purposes.
To shout or utter in a loud and intense manner.
To wail; to give out a blaring cry.
A cattle-fort; a building used to shelter cattle.
A defensive wall built around a tower house. It was once used to protect livestock during an attack.
A plucked lute, originating in the classical and traditional music of Japan, characterized by a pear-shaped body and four or five high frets, giving the instrument a distinctively twangy tone.
To belch, to burp.
A roughly hemispherical container used to hold, mix or present food, such as salad, fruit or soup, or other items.
As much as is held by a bowl.
A haircut in which straight hair is cut at an even height around the edges, forming a bowl shape.
A round crater (or similar) in the ground.
The part of a spoon that holds content, as opposed to the handle.
A part of a pipe or bong packed with marijuana for smoking
An elliptical-shaped stadium or amphitheater resembling a bowl.
A postseason football competition, a bowl game (i.e. Super Bowl)
A rounded portion of a glyph that encloses empty space, as in the letters d and o.
The ball rolled by players in the game of lawn bowls.
The action of bowling a ball.
The game of bowls.
To roll or throw (a ball) in the correct manner in cricket and similar games and sports.
To throw the ball (in cricket and similar games and sports).
To roll or carry smoothly on, or as on, wheels.
To pelt or strike with anything rolled.
A plug or wad of chewing tobacco.
To chew; to grind with one's teeth; to masticate (food, or the cud); to champ (at the bit).
To ruminate in thought; to consider; to keep the mind working upon; to brood over.
A roughly spherical mass or body.
A ball of thread or yarn.
Yarn or thread as used to guide one's way through a maze or labyrinth; a guide, a clue.
The lower corner(s) of a sail to which a sheet is attached for trimming the sail (adjusting its position relative to the wind); the metal loop or cringle in the corner of the sail, to which the sheet is attached. On a triangular sail, the clew is the trailing corner relative to the wind direction.
The sheets so attached to a sail.
The cords suspending a hammock.
to roll into a ball
(transitive and intransitive) to raise the lower corner(s) of (a sail)
A monk's hood or hooded robe
A mask that covers the majority of the head.
A thin protective covering over all or part of an engine; also cowling
A usually hood-shaped covering used to increase the draft of a chimney and prevent backflow.
A ship's ventilator with a bell-shaped top which can be swivelled to catch the wind and force it below
A vertical projection of a ship's funnel that directs the smoke away from the bridge
A vessel carried on a pole, a soe
Resembling a cow, cowlike
The striped quagga, or Burchell's zebra, of South Africa (Asinus burchellii).
To drive a sharp instrument into; incise with a jerk; puncture.
To cut or mark with an incision; gash.
To dig up weeds.
A hollow or crack in timber.
To fondle or caress.
Covered by dew.
Having the quality of bearing droplets of water.
Fresh and innocent.
A coasting sailing vessel of Arabia, East Africa, and the Indian Ocean. It has generally but one mast and a lateen sail.
A dowdy person, especially a woman; a frump.
Dull; flat; denoting a defect of spirit, animation, or courage; melancholy; gloomy; inactive; listless; lethargic; pithless; vapid; lacking force; frivolous.
To move or develop something.
To sketch; depict with lines; to produce a picture with pencil, crayon, chalk, etc. on paper, cardboard, etc.
To deduce or infer.
(of drinks, especially tea) To leave temporarily so as to allow the flavour to increase.
To take or procure from a place of deposit; to call for and receive from a fund, etc.
To take into the lungs; to inhale.
To move; to come or go.
To obtain from some cause or origin; to infer from evidence or reasons; to deduce from premises; to derive.
To draw up (a document).
To exert or experience force.
To drag, pull.
To pull; to exert strength in drawing anything; to have force to move anything by pulling.
To pull out (as a gun from a holster, or a tooth).
To undergo the action of pulling or dragging.
To pull back the bowstring and its arrow in preparation for shooting.
(of curtains, etc.) To close.
(of curtains, etc.) To open.
To take the top card of a deck into hand.
To remove or separate or displace.
To extract a liquid, or cause a liquid to come out, primarily water or blood.
To drain by emptying; to suck dry.
To extract; to force out; to elicit; to derive.
To sink in water; to require a depth for floating.
To work as an epispastic; said of a blister, poultice, etc.
To have a draught; to transmit smoke, gases, etc.
To consume, for example, power.
To change in size or shape.
To extend in length; to lengthen; to protract; to stretch.
To become contracted; to shrink.
To attract or be attracted.
To search for game.
To exert an attractive force; to act as an inducement or enticement.
(Usually as draw on or draw upon): to rely on; utilize as a source.
To end a game in a draw (with neither side winning).
A random selection process.
To select by the drawing of lots.
To win in a lottery or similar game of chance.
To trade in cards for replacements in draw poker games; to attempt to improve one's hand with future cards. See alsodraw out.
To make a shot that lands in the house without hitting another stone.
To play (a short-length ball directed at the leg stump) with an inclined bat so as to deflect the ball between the legs and the wicket.
To hit (the ball) with the toe of the club so that it is deflected toward the left.
To strike (the cue ball) below the center so as to give it a backward rotation which causes it to take a backward direction on striking another ball.
The result of a contest in which neither side has won; a tie.
The procedure by which the result of a lottery is determined.
Something that attracts e.g. a crowd.
The result of a two-innings match in which at least one side did not complete all their innings before time ran out. Different from a tie.
A golf shot that (for the right-handed player) curves intentionally to the left. See hook, slice, fade.
A shot that lands in the house without hitting another stone.
A dry stream bed that drains surface water only during periods of heavy rain or flooding.
In a commission-based job, an advance on future (potential) commissions given to an employee by the employer.
A situation in which one or more players has four cards of the same suit or four out of five necessary cards for a straight and requires a further card to make their flush or straight.
The act of pulling back the strings in preparation of firing.
The spin or twist imparted to a ball etc. by a drawing stroke.
A member of a fictional race of dark elves in various fantasy settings, such as Dungeons & Dragons.
A fictional constructed language spoken by the Drow.
A trow; a member of a race of folkloric beings from Orkney and Shetland; cognate to the Scandinavian trollDictionary of the Scots Language.
To pour; pour in
fain; glad; delighted
A young deer.
A pale brown colour tinted with yellow, like that of a fawn.
The young of an animal; a whelp.
Of the fawn colour.
To give birth to a fawn.
To exhibit affection or attempt to please.
To seek favour by flattery and obsequious behaviour (with on or upon).
To show devotion or submissiveness by wagging its tail, nuzzling, licking, etc.
A flake, fragment, or shiver.
A thin cake, as of ice.
A crack or breach, a gap or fissure; a defect of continuity or cohesion.
A defect, fault, or imperfection, especially one that is hidden.
A defect or error in a contract or other document which may make the document invalid or ineffective.
To add a flaw to, to make imperfect or defective.
To become imperfect or defective.
A sudden burst or gust of wind of short duration.
A storm of short duration.
A sudden burst of noise and disorder; a tumult; uproar; a quarrel.
The thick, dangling upper lip of certain breeds of dog, or the canine equivalent of the upper lip.
A movement in people or things with a particular way in large numbers or amounts
The movement of a real or figurative fluid.
A formalization of the idea of the motion of particles in a fluid, as a group action of the real numbers on a set.
The rising movement of the tide.
Smoothness or continuity.
The amount of a fluid that moves or the rate of fluid movement.
A mental state characterized by concentration, focus and enjoyment of a given task.
The emission of blood during menstruation.
The ability to skilfully along to a
To move as a fluid from one position to another.
To proceed; to issue forth.
To move or match smoothly, gracefully, or continuously.
To have or be in abundance; to abound, so as to run or flow over.
To hang loosely and wave.
To rise, as the tide; opposed to ebb.
To arrange (text in a wordprocessor, etc.) so that it wraps neatly into a designated space; to reflow.
To cover with water or other liquid; to overflow; to inundate; to flood.
To cover with varnish.
To discharge excessive blood from the uterus.
A bird of the order Galliformes, including chickens, turkeys, pheasant, partridges and quail.
Birds which are hunted or kept for food, including Galliformes and also waterfowl of the order Anseriformes such as ducks, geese and swans.
To hunt fowl.
A woman; a wife, especially a Dutch or German one.
A slovenly woman; a wench; a lusty woman.
A big, fat woman; a slovenly, coarse, or untidy woman; a woman of low character.
Brittle; tender; crisp
A cleaving tool with handle at right angles to the blade, for splitting cask staves and shingles from the block; a frower.
A simpleton; a stupid or clumsy person.
To stare or gape stupidly.
To stare conspicuously.
A small tub or lading vessel.
Eye dialect spelling of certain regional pronunciations of going.
To stare stupidly or rudely; to gawk.
To bite something persistently, especially something tough.
To produce excessive anxiety or worry.
To corrode; to fret away; to waste.
To make foolish; to stupefy.
To weep angrily; to howl.
A loose, flowing upper garment.
A woman's ordinary outer dress, such as a calico or silk gown.
The official robe of certain professional men and scholars, such as university students and officers, barristers, judges, etc.
The dress of civil officers, as opposed to military officers.
The university community.
A loose wrapper worn by gentlemen within doors; a dressing gown.
Any sort of dress or garb.
The robe worn by a surgeon.
To dress in a gown, to don or garb with a gown.
A diurnal predatory bird of the family Accipitridae, smaller than an eagle.
Any diurnal predatory terrestrial bird of similar size and and appearance to the accipitrid hawks, such as a falcon
An advocate of aggressive political positions and actions; a warmonger.
An uncooperative or purely-selfish participant in an exchange or game, especially when untrusting, acquisitive or treacherous. Refers specifically to the Prisoner's Dilemma, alias the Hawk-Dove game.
To hunt with a hawk.
To make an attack while on the wing; to soar and strike like a hawk.
A plasterer's tool, made of a flat surface with a handle below, used to hold an amount of plaster prior to application to the wall or ceiling being worked on: a mortarboard.
To sell; to offer for sale by outcry in the street; to carry (merchandise) about from place to place for sale; to peddle.
An effort to force up phlegm from the throat, accompanied with noise.
To cough up something from one's throat.
To try to cough up something from one's throat; to clear the throat loudly.
To lounge; to loiter.
form of (straw)
A domestic; a servant or retainer.
Made or crafted by cutting, whittling down.
Having been cut or mown down.
public house, tavern
The protracted, mournful cry of a dog or a wolf, or other like sound.
A prolonged cry of distress or anguish; a wail.
To utter a loud, protracted, mournful sound or cry, as dogs and wolves often do.
To utter a sound expressive of pain or distress; to cry aloud and mournfully; to lament; to wail.
To make a noise resembling the cry of a wild beast.
To utter with outcry.
The monetary unit of South Korea from February 15, 1953 to June 9, 1962.
A melodic chanting style of Welsh preaching.
A Capital: Des Moines.
One of the Native Americans formerly occupying the region now included in the state of Iowa.
Something; any object, place or thing.
Relating to the jaws.
Characteristic of a Jew or (the) Jews; Jewish
A species of grassy tamarisk shrub, common in river-marshes.
the jaw, jawbone; especially one of the lateral parts of the mandible.
To throw, dash, or knock.
a fold of fatty flesh under the chin, around the cheeks, or lower jaw (as a dewlap, wattle, crop, or double chin).
the cheek; especially the cheek meat of a hog.
cut of fish including the head and adjacent parts
To perceive the truth or factuality of; to be certain of or that.
To be aware of; to be cognizant of.
To be acquainted or familiar with; to have encountered.
To distinguish, to discern, particularly by contrast or comparison; to recognize the nature of.
To recognize as the same (as someone or something previously encountered) after an absence or change.
To understand or have a grasp of through experience or study.
To have sexual relations with.
To have knowledge; to have information, be informed.
To be or become aware or cognizant.
To be acquainted (with another person).
To be able to play or perform (a song or other piece of music).
Knowledge; the state of knowing.
of: a list of phrases obtained by searching a corpus, each containing the node (or word of interest) and its surrounding cotext.
Lascivious, sexually promiscuous, rude.
Lay; not clerical.
Vulgar, common; typical of the lower orders.
Base, vile, reprehensible.
a monetary unit of Angola used from 1975-1990, one hundredth of a kwanza.
A maund; a basket or hamper.
The cry of a cat.
The drug mephedrone.
Of a cat, to make its cry.
To cry weakly with a soft, high-pitched sound; to whimper; to whine.
A soft cry or whimper; an act of mewling.
An alley where there are stables; a narrow passage; a confined place.
A place where birds of prey are housed.
A small lizard-like amphibian in the family Salamandridae that lives in the water as an adult.
A herd of cattle.
A dumb, crass, or clumsy person, or a person who is difficult or stubborn.
name of origin, possibly derived from Eugene, cognate to Gaelic Eòghan.
derived from the given name.
from the Gaelic Mac Eoghain.
A town in South Australia
A town in Baden-Württemberg, Germany
A town in Indiana
A city in Wisconsin
Resembling or characteristic of an owl.
In a bad mood; cranky.
A small lobster.
A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
To stop with a pawl.
The fore part of a vessel; the bow; the stem; hence, the vessel itself.