Words starting with l

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of La fayette

la fayette means: French soldier who served under George Washington in the American Revolution (1757-1834)

Meaning of La fontaine

la fontaine means: French writer who collected Aesop's fables and published them (1621-1695)

Meaning of La paz

la paz means: capital city in western Bolivia and the administrative seat of Bolivia's government; largest city in Bolivia

Meaning of La plata

la plata means: an estuary between Argentina and Uruguay

Meaning of La rochefoucauld

la rochefoucauld means: French writer of moralistic maxims (1613-1680)

Meaning of La spezia

la spezia means: a port city in Liguria on an arm of the Ligurian Sea; a major seaport and year-round resort

Meaning of La tour

la tour means: French painter of religious works (1593-1652)

Meaning of La-di-da

la-di-da means: affectedly genteel

Meaning of La.

la. means: a state in southern United States on the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War

Meaning of Laager

laager means: a camp defended by a circular formation of wagons

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Arrowleaf groundsel

arrowleaf groundsel means: perennial with sharply toothed triangular leaves on leafy stems bearing a cluster of yellow flower heads; moist places in mountains of western North America

Meaning of Auriculariaceae

auriculariaceae means: fungi having gelatinous sporophores

Meaning of Bootlegger

bootlegger means: someone who makes or sells illegal liquor

Meaning of Crosscurrent

crosscurrent means: actions counter to the main group activity

Meaning of Crosscurrent

crosscurrent means: a stretch of turbulent water in a river or the sea caused by one current flowing into or across another current

Meaning of Dreadnought

dreadnought means: battleship that has big guns all of the same caliber

Meaning of Edward james muggeridge

edward james muggeridge means: United States motion-picture pioneer remembered for his pictures of running horses taken with a series of still cameras (born in England) (1830-1904)

Meaning of Edward vernon rickenbacker

edward vernon rickenbacker means: the most decorated United States combat pilot in World War I (1890-1973)

Meaning of Family aphyllanthaceae

family aphyllanthaceae means: one of many families or subfamilies into which some classification systems subdivide the Liliaceae but not widely accepted; includes genus Aphyllanthes

Meaning of Genus sabinea

genus sabinea means: small genus of deciduous West Indian trees or shrubs: carib wood

Meaning of Hard rubber

hard rubber means: a hard nonresilient rubber formed by vulcanizing natural rubber

Meaning of Hogfish

hogfish means: found from Long Island southward

Meaning of Hogfish

hogfish means: large wrasse of western Atlantic; head of male resembles a pig's snout

Meaning of Homeric

homeric means: relating to or characteristic of Homer or his age or the works attributed to him

Meaning of Mak

mak means: a terrorist organization founded by Osama bin Laden in the 1980s to provide money and recruit fighters around the world; enlisted and transported thousands of men to Afghanistan to fight the Russians; a split in the group led bin Laden and the extremist faction of MAK to form al-Qaeda

Meaning of Meat packer

meat packer means: a wholesaler in the meat-packing business

Meaning of Mitella diphylla

mitella diphylla means: miterwort of northeastern North America usually with two opposite leaves on erect flowering stems that terminate in erect racemes of white flowers

Meaning of Paying back

paying back means: a reciprocal group action

Meaning of Planetoid

planetoid means: any of numerous small celestial bodies that move around the sun

Meaning of Souring

souring means: the process of becoming sour

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