Words starting with s

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Sacramento

sacramento means: a city in north central California 75 miles to the northeast of San Francisco on the Sacramento River; capital of California

Meaning of Sacramento mountains

sacramento mountains means: mountain range in New Mexico to the east of the Rio Grande

Meaning of Sacramento river

sacramento river means: a river in northern California rising near Mount Shasta and flowing south to the San Francisco Bay

Meaning of Sacramento sturgeon

sacramento sturgeon means: food and game fish of marine and fresh waters of northwestern coast of North America

Meaning of Sacred

sacred means: (often followed by `to') devoted exclusively to a single use or purpose or person

Meaning of Sacred

sacred means: made or declared or believed to be holy; devoted to a deity or some religious ceremony or use

Meaning of Sacred

sacred means: worthy of religious veneration

Meaning of Sacred

sacred means: concerned with religion or religious purposes

Meaning of Sacred

sacred means: worthy of respect or dedication

Meaning of Sacred college

sacred college means: (Roman Catholic Church) the body of all cardinals of the church; elects and advises the pope

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Meaning of About turn

about turn means: act of pivoting 180 degrees, especially in a military formation

Meaning of Book of joshua

book of joshua means: a book in the Old Testament describing how Joshua led the Israelites into Canaan (the Promised Land) after the death of Moses

Meaning of Charles dickens

charles dickens means: English writer whose novels depicted and criticized social injustice (1812-1870)

Meaning of Chinaman

chinaman means: a ball bowled by a left-handed bowler to a right-handed batsman that spins from off to leg

Meaning of Chinaman

chinaman means: (ethnic slur) offensive term for a person of Chinese descent

Meaning of Dempsey

dempsey means: United States prizefighter who was world heavyweight champion (1895-1983)

Meaning of Discretionary

discretionary means: having or using the ability to act or decide according to your own discretion or judgment

Meaning of Discretionary

discretionary means: (especially of funds) not earmarked; available for use as needed

Meaning of Fixed storage

fixed storage means: (computer science) memory whose contents can be accessed and read but cannot be changed

Meaning of Gentianopsis detonsa

gentianopsis detonsa means: medium-tall fringed gentian with pale-blue to blue-purple flowers; circumboreal in distribution

Meaning of Genus diomedea

genus diomedea means: type of the Diomedeidae

Meaning of Head over heels

head over heels means: in disorderly haste

Meaning of Larghetto

larghetto means: (music) a composition or passage played in a slow tempo slightly faster than largo but slower than adagio

Meaning of Larghetto

larghetto means: (of tempo) less slow and broad than largo

Meaning of Money market

money market means: a market for short-term debt instruments

Meaning of Naphthalene poisoning

naphthalene poisoning means: toxic condition resulting from inhaling or ingesting naphthalene

Meaning of Potato worm

potato worm means: large green white-striped hawkmoth larva that feeds on tomato and potato plants; similar to tobacco hornworm

Meaning of Pudding pipe tree

pudding pipe tree means: deciduous or semi-evergreen tree having scented sepia to yellow flowers in drooping racemes and pods whose pulp is used medicinally; tropical Asia and Central and South America and Australia

Meaning of Surgical contraception

surgical contraception means: contraception by surgical sterilization

Meaning of Terza rima

terza rima means: a verse form with a rhyme scheme: aba bcb cdc, etc.

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