Words starting with v

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Vaisnavism

vaisnavism means: worship of Vishnu one of the 3 chief gods of the Hindu pantheon

Meaning of Vaisnavism

vaisnavism means: Hindu sect worshiping of Vishnu

Meaning of Vaisya

vaisya means: the third of the four varnas: the commoners or yeoman farmers or mercantile and professional category

Meaning of Vaisya

vaisya means: a member of the mercantile and professional Hindu caste; the third of the four main castes

Meaning of Vajra

vajra means: Indra's thunderbolt

Meaning of Valance

valance means: a decorative framework to conceal curtain fixtures at the top of a window casing

Meaning of Valance board

valance board means: a decorative framework to conceal curtain fixtures at the top of a window casing

Meaning of Valdecoxib

valdecoxib means: a Cox-2 inhibitor (trade name Bextra) that relieves pain and inflammation without harming the digestive tract

Meaning of Valdez

valdez means: a port on Alaska's southern coast from which oil is shipped to markets around the world

Meaning of Valdosta

valdosta means: a town in southern Georgia near the Florida border

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Arteria gastrica sinistra

arteria gastrica sinistra means: a branch of the celiac artery that supplies the lesser curvature of the stomach and the abdominal part of the esophagus

Meaning of Capital of papua new guinea

capital of papua new guinea means: the administrative capital and largest city of Papua New Guinea

Meaning of Castanea pumila

castanea pumila means: shrubby chestnut tree of southeastern United States having small edible nuts

Meaning of City father

city father means: an important municipal official

Meaning of Clinker-built

clinker-built means: having overlapping hull planks

Meaning of Deviltry

deviltry means: reckless or malicious behavior that causes discomfort or annoyance in others

Meaning of Deviltry

deviltry means: wicked and cruel behavior

Meaning of Drop by

drop by means: visit informally and spontaneously

Meaning of Helen keller

helen keller means: United States lecturer and writer who was blind and deaf from the age of 19 months; Anne Sullivan taught her to read and write and speak; Helen Keller graduated from college and went on to champion the cause of blind and deaf people (1880-1968)

Meaning of Malinowski

malinowski means: British anthropologist (born in Poland) who introduced the technique of the participant observer (1884-1942)

Meaning of Marooned

marooned means: cut off or left behind

Meaning of Oberson

oberson means: (Middle Ages) the king of the fairies and husband of Titania in medieval folklore

Meaning of Onycholysis

onycholysis means: separation of a nail from its normal attachment to the nail bed

Meaning of Pelargonium odoratissimum

pelargonium odoratissimum means: geranium with round fragrant leaves and small white flowers

Meaning of Pithecolobium

pithecolobium means: thorny shrubs and trees of tropical and subtropical America and Asia

Meaning of Preciously

preciously means: extremely

Meaning of Resurrection fern

resurrection fern means: fern growing on rocks or tree trunks and having fronds greyish and scurfy below; Americas and South Africa

Meaning of Teaching

teaching means: the activities of educating or instructing; activities that impart knowledge or skill

Meaning of Teaching

teaching means: the profession of a teacher

Meaning of Teaching

teaching means: a doctrine that is taught

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