Words starting with l

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Lady fern

lady fern means: most widely grown fern of the genus Athyrium for its delicate foliage

Meaning of Lady friend

lady friend means: a girl or young woman with whom a man is romantically involved

Meaning of Lady godiva

lady godiva means: according to legend she rode naked through Coventry in order to persuade her husband not to tax the townspeople so heavily; the only person to look at her as she rode by was a man named Tom and Peeping Tom has become a synonym for voyeur (circa 1040-1080)

Meaning of Lady jane grey

lady jane grey means: Queen of England for nine days in 1553; she was quickly replaced by Mary Tudor and beheaded for treason (1537-1554)

Meaning of Lady killer

lady killer means: a man who takes advantage of women

Meaning of Lady of pleasure

lady of pleasure means: a woman who engages in sexual intercourse for money

Meaning of Lady of the house

lady of the house means: a wife who manages a household while her husband earns the family income

Meaning of Lady palm

lady palm means: any of several small palms of the genus Rhapis; cultivated as houseplants

Meaning of Lady peel

lady peel means: British actress (born in Canada) (1898-1989)

Meaning of Lady slipper

lady slipper means: any of several chiefly American wildflowers having an inflated pouchlike lip; difficult or impossible to cultivate in the garden

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Acutely

acutely means: having a rapid onset

Meaning of Acutely

acutely means: in a shrewd manner

Meaning of Acutely

acutely means: in a keen or penetrating way

Meaning of Acutely

acutely means: changing suddenly in direction and degree

Meaning of Archaeopteryx

archaeopteryx means: extinct primitive toothed bird of the Jurassic period having a long feathered tail and hollow bones; usually considered the most primitive of all birds

Meaning of Balderdash

balderdash means: trivial nonsense

Meaning of Caprylic acid

caprylic acid means: a fatty acid having a rancid taste; found in butter and other fats and oils

Meaning of Cestum

cestum means: Venus's girdle

Meaning of Derived

derived means: formed or developed from something else; not original

Meaning of Eskalith

eskalith means: a white powder (LiCO3) used in manufacturing glass and ceramics and as a drug; the drug (trade names Lithane or Lithonate or Eskalith) is used to treat some forms of depression and manic episodes of manic-depressive disorder

Meaning of Family combretaceae

family combretaceae means: a family of tropical trees and shrubs of the order Myrtales

Meaning of Fat

fat means: excess bodily weight

Meaning of Fat

fat means: a kind of body tissue containing stored fat that serves as a source of energy; it also cushions and insulates vital organs

Meaning of Fat

fat means: a soft greasy substance occurring in organic tissue and consisting of a mixture of lipids (mostly triglycerides)

Meaning of Fat

fat means: make fat or plump

Meaning of Fat

fat means: having an (over)abundance of flesh

Meaning of Fat

fat means: containing or composed of fat

Meaning of Fat

fat means: marked by great fruitfulness

Meaning of Fat

fat means: lucrative

Meaning of Fat

fat means: having a relatively large diameter

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