Words starting with q

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Quaestor

quaestor means: any of several public officials of ancient Rome (usually in charge of finance and administration)

Meaning of Quaff

quaff means: a hearty draft

Meaning of Quaff

quaff means: to swallow hurriedly or greedily or in one draught

Meaning of Quaffer

quaffer means: a person who drinks heartily

Meaning of Quag

quag means: a soft wet area of low-lying land that sinks underfoot

Meaning of Quagga

quagga means: mammal of South Africa that resembled a zebra; extinct since late 19th century

Meaning of Quaggy

quaggy means: (of soil) soft and watery

Meaning of Quagmire

quagmire means: a soft wet area of low-lying land that sinks underfoot

Meaning of Quahaug

quahaug means: an edible American clam; the heavy shells were used as money by some American Indians

Meaning of Quahaug

quahaug means: Atlantic coast round clams with hard shells; large clams usually used for chowders or other clam dishes

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Biquadrate

biquadrate means: an algebraic equation or function of the fourth degree

Meaning of Black knot

black knot means: disease of plum and cherry trees characterized by black excrescences on the branches

Meaning of Blow fly

blow fly means: large usually hairy metallic blue or green fly; lays eggs in carrion or dung or wounds

Meaning of Calfskin

calfskin means: fine leather from the skin of a calf

Meaning of Cockcroft-walton voltage multiplier

cockcroft-walton voltage multiplier means: a high-voltage machine in which rectifiers charge capacitors that discharge and drive charged particles through an accelerating tube

Meaning of Degrade

degrade means: lower the grade of something; reduce its worth

Meaning of Degrade

degrade means: reduce the level of land, as by erosion

Meaning of Degrade

degrade means: reduce in worth or character, usually verbally

Meaning of Dehumanise

dehumanise means: make mechanical or routine

Meaning of Dehumanise

dehumanise means: deprive of human qualities

Meaning of Diesinker

diesinker means: someone who makes dies

Meaning of Disharmonize

disharmonize means: cause to sound harsh and unpleasant

Meaning of En deshabille

en deshabille means: partly dressed in a loose or careless manner

Meaning of Gum boot

gum boot means: a high boot made of rubber

Meaning of Infantryman

infantryman means: fights on foot with small arms

Meaning of Jointer

jointer means: a long carpenter's plane used to shape the edges of boards so they will fit together

Meaning of Lamellibranch

lamellibranch means: marine or freshwater mollusks having a soft body with platelike gills enclosed within two shells hinged together

Meaning of Lamellibranch

lamellibranch means: bivalve

Meaning of Lexical database

lexical database means: a database of information about words

Meaning of Melilotus alba

melilotus alba means: biennial plant; valuable honey plant

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