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 Bimetal

bimetal means: material made by bonding together sheets of two different metals

Meaning of Bimetal

bimetal means: formed of two different metals or alloys; especially in sheets bonded together

Meaning of Carlyle

carlyle means: Scottish historian who wrote about the French Revolution (1795-1881)

Meaning of Comptrollership

comptrollership means: the position of comptroller

Meaning of Cooling

cooling means: a mechanism for keeping something cool

Meaning of Cooling

cooling means: the process of becoming cooler; a falling temperature

Meaning of Cosmological

cosmological means: pertaining to the branch of philosophy dealing with the elements and laws and especially the characteristics of the universe such as space and time and causality

Meaning of Cosmological

cosmological means: pertaining to the branch of astronomy dealing with the origin and history and structure and dynamics of the universe

Meaning of Dapsone

dapsone means: antibacterial drug used to treat leprosy and some kinds of skin diseases

Meaning of Dobson

dobson means: large soft-bodied insect having long slender mandibles in the male; aquatic larvae often used as bait

Meaning of Dobson

dobson means: large brown aquatic larva of the dobsonfly; used as fishing bait

Meaning of Employee turnover

employee turnover means: the ratio of the number of workers that had to be replaced in a given time period to the average number of workers

Meaning of Frown on

frown on means: look disapprovingly upon

Meaning of Genus gallinula

genus gallinula means: gallinules

Meaning of Genus rumohra

genus rumohra means: leatherleaf ferns: in some classifications included in genus Polystichum

Meaning of Gift-wrap

gift-wrap means: wrap (a gift) attractively

Meaning of Ictiobus

ictiobus means: buffalo fishes

Meaning of Quaffer

quaffer means: a person who drinks heartily

Meaning of Rhymed

rhymed means: having corresponding sounds especially terminal sounds

Meaning of Siege of vicksburg

siege of vicksburg means: a decisive battle in the American Civil War (1863); after being besieged for nearly seven weeks the Confederates surrendered

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