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 Betula fontinalis

betula fontinalis means: birch of western United States resembling the paper birch but having brownish bark

Meaning of Brat

brat means: a small pork sausage

Meaning of Brat

brat means: a very troublesome child

Meaning of Cope

cope means: a long cloak; worn by a priest or bishop on ceremonial occasions

Meaning of Cope

cope means: brick that is laid sideways at the top of a wall

Meaning of Cope

cope means: succeed in doing, achieving, or producing (something) with the limited or inadequate means available

Meaning of Fasciola hepatica

fasciola hepatica means: flatworm parasitic in liver and bile ducts of domestic animals and humans

Meaning of Fitment

fitment means: any of the items furnishing or equipping a room (especially built-in furniture)

Meaning of Gasoline mileage

gasoline mileage means: the ratio of the number of miles traveled to the number of gallons of gasoline burned

Meaning of Heavier-than-air

heavier-than-air means: relating to an aircraft heavier than the air it displaces

Meaning of Hectare

hectare means: (abbreviated `ha') a unit of surface area equal to 100 ares (or 10,000 square meters)

Meaning of Inflammatory disease

inflammatory disease means: a disease characterized by inflammation

Meaning of Islamabad

islamabad means: the capital of Pakistan in the north on a plateau; the site was chosen in 1959

Meaning of Line organisation

line organisation means: the organizational structure of activities contributing directly to the organization's output

Meaning of Oncovin

oncovin means: periwinkle plant derivative used as an antineoplastic drug (trade name Oncovin); used to treat cancer of the lymphatic system

Meaning of Plumage

plumage means: the light horny waterproof structure forming the external covering of birds

Meaning of Potomac

potomac means: term sometimes used to refer to Washington, D.C.

Meaning of Potomac

potomac means: a river in the east central United States; rises in West Virginia in the Appalachian Mountains and flows eastward, forming the boundary between Maryland and Virginia, to the Chesapeake Bay

Meaning of Reimposition

reimposition means: imposition again

Meaning of Roof of the mouth

roof of the mouth means: the upper surface of the mouth that separates the oral and nasal cavities

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