Words starting with s

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Sade

sade means: French soldier and writer whose descriptions of sexual perversion gave rise to the term `sadism' (1740-1814)

Meaning of Sadhe

sadhe means: the 18th letter of the Hebrew alphabet

Meaning of Sadhu

sadhu means: (Hinduism) an ascetic holy man

Meaning of Sadi carnot

sadi carnot means: French physicist who founded thermodynamics (1796-1832)

Meaning of Sadism

sadism means: sexual pleasure obtained by inflicting harm (physical or psychological) on others

Meaning of Sadist

sadist means: someone who obtains pleasure from inflicting pain on others

Meaning of Sadistic

sadistic means: deriving pleasure or sexual gratification from inflicting pain on another

Meaning of Sadleria

sadleria means: low tree ferns with large fronds; in rain forests and on lava flows of Hawaiian Islands

Meaning of Sadly

sadly means: in an unfortunate way

Meaning of Sadly

sadly means: in an unfortunate or deplorable manner

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Anoxic

anoxic means: relating to or marked by a severe deficiency of oxygen in tissues or organs

Meaning of California buckthorn

california buckthorn means: evergreen shrub of western United States bearing small red or black fruits

Meaning of Cd4 t cell

cd4 t cell means: T cell with CD4 receptor that recognizes antigens on the surface of a virus-infected cell and secretes lymphokines that stimulate B cells and killer T cells; helper T cells are infected and killed by the AIDS virus

Meaning of Chabasite

chabasite means: a group of minerals of the zeolite family consisting of a hydrous silicate of calcium and aluminum

Meaning of Chester william nimitz

chester william nimitz means: United States admiral of the Pacific fleet during World War II who used aircraft carriers to destroy the Japanese navy (1885-1966)

Meaning of Didelphis

didelphis means: type genus of the family Didelphidae

Meaning of Distally

distally means: far from the center

Meaning of Elateridae

elateridae means: click beetles and certain fireflies

Meaning of Entwine

entwine means: spin, wind, or twist together

Meaning of Entwine

entwine means: tie or link together

Meaning of European water shrew

european water shrew means: widely distributed Old World water shrew

Meaning of Graphical user interface

graphical user interface means: a user interface based on graphics (icons and pictures and menus) instead of text; uses a mouse as well as a keyboard as an input device

Meaning of Humpback

humpback means: large whalebone whale with long flippers noted for arching or humping its back as it dives

Meaning of Humpback

humpback means: a person whose back is hunched because of abnormal curvature of the upper spine

Meaning of Humpback

humpback means: an abnormal backward curve to the vertebral column

Meaning of Inactiveness

inactiveness means: a disposition to remain inactive or inert

Meaning of Inactiveness

inactiveness means: the state of being inactive

Meaning of Irritable bowel syndrome

irritable bowel syndrome means: recurrent abdominal pain and diarrhea (often alternating with periods of constipation); often associated with emotional stress

Meaning of Radioprotection

radioprotection means: protection against harmful effects of radiation

Meaning of State prison

state prison means: a prison maintained by a state of the U.S.

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