Words starting with v

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Valise

valise means: a small overnight bag for short trips

Meaning of Valium

valium means: a tranquilizer (trade name Valium) used to relieve anxiety and relax muscles; acts by enhancing the inhibitory actions of the neurotransmitter GABA; can also be used as an anticonvulsant drug in cases of nerve agent poisoning

Meaning of Valkyrie

valkyrie means: (Norse mythology) one of the maidens of Odin who chose heroes to be slain in battle and conducted them to Valhalla

Meaning of Valle d'aosta

valle d'aosta means: a region in northwestern Italy

Meaning of Vallecula

vallecula means: (anatomy) any furrow or channel on a bodily structure or part

Meaning of Valletta

valletta means: the capital of Malta; located on the northeastern coast of the island

Meaning of Valley

valley means: a long depression in the surface of the land that usually contains a river

Meaning of Valley fever

valley fever means: an infection of the lungs and skin characterized by excessive sputum and nodules

Meaning of Valley girl

valley girl means: a girl who grew up in the tract housing in the San Fernando Valley

Meaning of Valley oak

valley oak means: tall graceful deciduous California oak having leathery leaves and slender pointed acorns

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Arcus zygomaticus

arcus zygomaticus means: the slender arch formed by the temporal process of the cheekbone that bridges to the zygomatic process of the temporal bone

Meaning of Ashamedly

ashamedly means: with a feeling of shame

Meaning of Asian black grouse

asian black grouse means: a black grouse of western Asia

Meaning of Babylonian captivity

babylonian captivity means: the deportation of the Jews to Babylonia by Nebuchadnezzar in 586 BC

Meaning of Bastioned

bastioned means: secured with bastions or fortifications

Meaning of Cantaloupe vine

cantaloupe vine means: a variety of muskmelon vine having fruit with a tan rind and orange flesh

Meaning of Corncob

corncob means: the hard cylindrical core that bears the kernels of an ear of corn

Meaning of Crustacean

crustacean means: any mainly aquatic arthropod usually having a segmented body and chitinous exoskeleton

Meaning of Crustacean

crustacean means: of or belonging to the class Crustacea

Meaning of Dysphemistic

dysphemistic means: of or the nature of dysphemism

Meaning of Ear canal

ear canal means: either of the passages in the outer ear from the auricle to the tympanic membrane

Meaning of Family sittidae

family sittidae means: nuthatches

Meaning of Genus fucus

genus fucus means: type genus of the family Fucaceae: cartilaginous brown algae

Meaning of Genus kolkwitzia

genus kolkwitzia means: Chinese genus of 1 species: beauty bush

Meaning of Hodeida

hodeida means: an important port in Yemen on the Red Sea

Meaning of Housemother

housemother means: a woman employed as a chaperon in a residence for young people

Meaning of Inexperienced

inexperienced means: lacking practical experience or training

Meaning of Milkweed family

milkweed family means: widely distributed family of herbs and shrubs of the order Gentianales; most with milky juice

Meaning of Showily

showily means: in a fancy colorful manner

Meaning of Showily

showily means: with ostentation; in an ostentatious manner

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