Words starting with b

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Backfield

backfield means: the offensive football players who line up behind the linemen

Meaning of Backfire

backfire means: a miscalculation that recoils on its maker

Meaning of Backfire

backfire means: a fire that is set intentionally in order to slow an approaching forest fire or grassfire by clearing a burned area in its path

Meaning of Backfire

backfire means: a loud noise made by the explosion of fuel in the manifold or exhaust of an internal combustion engine

Meaning of Backfire

backfire means: the backward escape of gases and unburned gunpowder after a gun is fired

Meaning of Backfire

backfire means: set a controlled fire to halt an advancing forest to prairie fire

Meaning of Backfire

backfire means: emit a loud noise as a result of undergoing a backfire

Meaning of Backfire

backfire means: come back to the originator of an action with an undesired effect

Meaning of Backflow

backflow means: a flow that returns toward its source

Meaning of Backflowing

backflowing means: a flow that returns toward its source

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Awl

awl means: a pointed tool for marking surfaces or for punching small holes

Meaning of Baffin island

baffin island means: the 5th largest island and the largest island of Arctic Canada; lies between Greenland and Hudson Bay

Meaning of Carpet bomb

carpet bomb means: bomb a large area systematically and extensively

Meaning of Exposure therapy

exposure therapy means: a form of behavior therapy in which a survivor confronts feelings or phobias or anxieties about a traumatic event and relives it in the therapy situation

Meaning of Galley slave

galley slave means: a laborer who is obliged to do menial work

Meaning of Galley slave

galley slave means: a slave condemned to row in a galley

Meaning of Groovy

groovy means: (British informal) very chic

Meaning of Groovy

groovy means: very good

Meaning of Horse pistol

horse pistol means: a large pistol (usually in a holster) formerly carried by horsemen

Meaning of Lacrimal bone

lacrimal bone means: small fragile bone making up part of the front inner walls of each eye socket and providing room for the passage of the lacrimal ducts

Meaning of Lotus

lotus means: white Egyptian lotus: water lily of Egypt to southeastern Africa; held sacred by the Egyptians

Meaning of Lotus

lotus means: native to eastern Asia; widely cultivated for its large pink or white flowers

Meaning of Lotus

lotus means: annual or perennial herbs or subshrubs

Meaning of Masticophis flagellum

masticophis flagellum means: a whipsnake of southern United States and Mexico; tail resembles a braided whip

Meaning of Neither

neither means: not either; not one or the other

Meaning of Raudixin

raudixin means: antihypertensive consisting of an alkaloid extracted from the plant Rauwolfia serpentina (trade names Raudixin or Rau-Sed or Sandril or Serpasil)

Meaning of Rev up

rev up means: increase the number of rotations per minute

Meaning of Rev up

rev up means: speed up

Meaning of Scabby

scabby means: covered with scabs

Meaning of Spotweld

spotweld means: make circular welds

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