Words starting with r

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Rack

rack means: draw off from the lees

Meaning of Rack

rack means: fly in high wind

Meaning of Rack

rack means: run before a gale

Meaning of Rack

rack means: go at a rack

Meaning of Rack

rack means: obtain by coercion or intimidation

Meaning of Rack

rack means: put on a rack and pinion

Meaning of Rack and pinion

rack and pinion means: a wheel gear (the pinion) meshes with a toothed rack; converts rotary to reciprocating motion (and vice versa)

Meaning of Rack of lamb

rack of lamb means: a roast of the rib section of lamb

Meaning of Rack railway

rack railway means: railway for steep mountains; a cogwheel on the locomotive engages cogs on a center rail to provide traction

Meaning of Rack rent

rack rent means: an extortionate rent

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Accommodating iol

accommodating iol means: a lens implant containing a hinge that allows for both near and far vision (thus mimicking the natural lens of a young person)

Meaning of California nutmeg

california nutmeg means: California evergreen having a fruit resembling a nutmeg but with a strong turpentine flavor

Meaning of Cichlidae

cichlidae means: cichlids

Meaning of Conscientiously

conscientiously means: with extreme conscientiousness

Meaning of Coronion

coronion means: the craniometric point at the tip of the coronoid process of the mandible

Meaning of Fagoting

fagoting means: embroidery in which groups of parallel threads are tied together with fagot stitches

Meaning of Fat cat

fat cat means: a wealthy and privileged person

Meaning of Gynaecological

gynaecological means: of or relating to or practicing gynecology

Meaning of Itinerate

itinerate means: travel from place to place, as for work

Meaning of Miles gloriosus

miles gloriosus means: a braggart soldier (a stock figure in comedy)

Meaning of Pocketed freetail bat

pocketed freetail bat means: small brown bat of California and northern Mexico

Meaning of Pressurize

pressurize means: increase the pressure in or of

Meaning of Pressurize

pressurize means: maintain a certain pressure

Meaning of Pressurize

pressurize means: increase the pressure on a gas or liquid

Meaning of Recently

recently means: in the recent past

Meaning of Scurfy

scurfy means: rough to the touch; covered with scales or scurf

Meaning of Scurfy

scurfy means: having or producing or covered with scurf

Meaning of Sluice valve

sluice valve means: regulator consisting of a valve or gate that controls the rate of water flow through a sluice

Meaning of Solute

solute means: the dissolved matter in a solution; the component of a solution that changes its state

Meaning of Speer

speer means: German Nazi architect who worked for Hitler (1905-1981)

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