Words starting with r

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Racing skiff

racing skiff means: a shell for a single oarsman

Meaning of Racing start

racing start means: the start of a race

Meaning of Racing yacht

racing yacht means: an expensive vessel propelled by sail or power and used for cruising or racing

Meaning of Racism

racism means: discriminatory or abusive behavior towards members of another race

Meaning of Racism

racism means: the prejudice that members of one race are intrinsically superior to members of other races

Meaning of Racist

racist means: a person with a prejudiced belief that one racial group is superior to others

Meaning of Racist

racist means: discriminatory especially on the basis of race or religion

Meaning of Racist

racist means: based on racial intolerance

Meaning of Rack

rack means: a rapid gait of a horse in which each foot strikes the ground separately

Meaning of Rack

rack means: a form of torture in which pain is inflicted by stretching the body

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Angiography

angiography means: roentgenographic examination of blood vessels after injection of a radiopaque contrast medium; produces an angiogram

Meaning of Ash-pan

ash-pan means: a receptacle fitted beneath the grate in which ashes collect and are removed

Meaning of Careless

careless means: effortless and unstudied

Meaning of Careless

careless means: marked by lack of attention or consideration or forethought or thoroughness; not careful

Meaning of Careless

careless means: (usually followed by `of') without due thought or consideration

Meaning of Childlike

childlike means: befitting a young child

Meaning of Childlike

childlike means: exhibiting childlike simplicity and credulity

Meaning of Colonoscope

colonoscope means: an elongated fiberoptic endoscope for examining the entire colon from cecum to rectum

Meaning of Cotton up

cotton up means: ingratiate oneself to; often with insincere behavior

Meaning of Darkling beetle

darkling beetle means: sluggish hard-bodied black terrestrial weevil whose larvae feed on e.g. decaying plant material or grain

Meaning of Drop line

drop line means: a headline with the top line flush left and succeeding lines indented to the right

Meaning of Egyptian paper reed

egyptian paper reed means: tall sedge of the Nile valley yielding fiber that served many purposes in historic times

Meaning of Family haloragidaceae

family haloragidaceae means: a family of dicotyledonous plants of the order Myrtales

Meaning of Finger cymbals

finger cymbals means: (used in the plural) a percussion instrument consisting of a pair of hollow pieces of wood or bone (usually held between the thumb and fingers) that are made to click together (as by Spanish dancers) in rhythm with the dance

Meaning of Hahn

hahn means: German chemist who was co-discoverer with Lise Meitner of nuclear fission (1879-1968)

Meaning of Isothermal

isothermal means: of a process or change taking place at constant temperature

Meaning of Kuri-chiku

kuri-chiku means: small bamboo having thin green culms turning shining black

Meaning of Palatine bone

palatine bone means: either of two irregularly shaped bones that form the back of the hard palate and helps to form the nasal cavity and the floor of the orbits

Meaning of Riboflavin

riboflavin means: a B vitamin that prevents skin lesions and weight loss

Meaning of Saurischian

saurischian means: herbivorous or carnivorous dinosaur having a three-pronged pelvis like that of a crocodile

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