Words starting with s

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Saber-toothed tiger

saber-toothed tiger means: any of many extinct cats of the Old and New Worlds having long swordlike upper canine teeth; from the Oligocene through the Pleistocene

Meaning of Sabertooth

sabertooth means: any of many extinct cats of the Old and New Worlds having long swordlike upper canine teeth; from the Oligocene through the Pleistocene

Meaning of Sabertoothed

sabertoothed means: having teeth that resemble sabers

Meaning of Sabicu

sabicu means: West Indian tree yielding a hard dark brown wood resembling mahogany in texture and value

Meaning of Sabicu

sabicu means: the wood of the sabicu which resembles mahogany

Meaning of Sabicu wood

sabicu wood means: the wood of the sabicu which resembles mahogany

Meaning of Sabin

sabin means: United States microbiologist (born in Poland) who developed the Sabin vaccine that is taken orally against poliomyelitis (born 1906)

Meaning of Sabin

sabin means: a unit of acoustic absorption equivalent to the absorption by a square foot of a surface that absorbs all incident sound

Meaning of Sabin vaccine

sabin vaccine means: an oral vaccine (containing live but weakened poliovirus) that is given to provide immunity to poliomyelitis

Meaning of Sabine

sabine means: a river in eastern Texas that flows south into the Gulf of Mexico

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Advancing

advancing means: moving forward

Meaning of Aftertaste

aftertaste means: an afterimage of a taste

Meaning of Anthropoidal

anthropoidal means: resembling apes

Meaning of Chesterton

chesterton means: conservative English writer of the Roman Catholic persuasion; in addition to volumes of criticism and polemics he wrote detective novels featuring Father Brown (1874-1936)

Meaning of Cuneate

cuneate means: (of a leaf shape) narrowly triangular, wider at the apex and tapering toward the base

Meaning of For a while

for a while means: for a short time

Meaning of Halacha

halacha means: Talmudic literature that deals with law and with the interpretation of the laws on the Hebrew Scriptures

Meaning of Joseph's coat

joseph's coat means: perennial aromatic herb of southeastern Asia having large usually bright-colored or blotched leaves and spikes of blue-violet flowers; sometimes placed in genus Solenostemon

Meaning of Lead-in

lead-in means: wire connecting an antenna to a receiver or a transmitter to a transmission line

Meaning of Lead-in

lead-in means: the introductory section of a story

Meaning of Leonine

leonine means: of or characteristic of or resembling a lion

Meaning of Lose sight of

lose sight of means: be no longer able to see

Meaning of Paul vernier

paul vernier means: French mathematician who described the vernier scale (1580-1637)

Meaning of Payee

payee means: a person to whom money is paid

Meaning of Pediatric medicine

pediatric medicine means: the branch of medicine concerned with the treatment of infants and children

Meaning of Playschool

playschool means: a small informal nursery group meeting for half-day sessions

Meaning of Reword

reword means: express the same message in different words

Meaning of Semiotics

semiotics means: (philosophy) a philosophical theory of the functions of signs and symbols

Meaning of Ship building

ship building means: the construction of ships

Meaning of Tableland

tableland means: a relatively flat highland

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