Words starting with w

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of W

w means: the 23rd letter of the Roman alphabet

Meaning of W

w means: a unit of power equal to 1 joule per second; the power dissipated by a current of 1 ampere flowing across a resistance of 1 ohm

Meaning of W

w means: the cardinal compass point that is a 270 degrees

Meaning of W

w means: a heavy grey-white metallic element; the pure form is used mainly in electrical applications; it is found in several ores including wolframite and scheelite

Meaning of W-shaped

w-shaped means: shaped in the form of the letter W

Meaning of W. b. yeats

w. b. yeats means: Irish poet and dramatist (1865-1939)

Meaning of W. c. fields

w. c. fields means: United States comedian and film actor (1880-1946)

Meaning of W. c. handy

w. c. handy means: United States blues musician who transcribed and published traditional blues music (1873-1958)

Meaning of W. e. b. du bois

w. e. b. du bois means: United States civil rights leader and political activist who campaigned for equality for Black Americans (1868-1963)

Meaning of W. h. auden

w. h. auden means: United States poet (born in England) (1907-1973)

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Birth pangs

birth pangs means: a regularly recurrent spasm of pain that is characteristic of childbirth

Meaning of Carlsbad caverns national park

carlsbad caverns national park means: a national park in New Mexico featuring what is probably the world's largest cavern with spectacular underground formations

Meaning of Color code

color code means: system using colors to designate classifications

Meaning of Common eland

common eland means: dark fawn-colored eland of southern and eastern Africa

Meaning of Creeping windmill grass

creeping windmill grass means: perennial Australian grass having numerous long spikes arranged like the vanes of a windmill

Meaning of Daylight saving

daylight saving means: time during which clocks are set one hour ahead of local standard time; widely adopted during summer to provide extra daylight in the evenings

Meaning of Family adiantaceae

family adiantaceae means: used in some classification systems for some genera of the family Polypodiaceae (or Pteridaceae)

Meaning of Handicap

handicap means: advantage given to a competitor to equalize chances of winning

Meaning of Handicap

handicap means: something immaterial that interferes with or delays action or progress

Meaning of Handicap

handicap means: the condition of being unable to perform as a consequence of physical or mental unfitness

Meaning of Handicap

handicap means: injure permanently

Meaning of Handicap

handicap means: put at a disadvantage

Meaning of Handicap

handicap means: attempt to forecast the winner (especially in a horse race) and assign odds for or against a contestant

Meaning of Inpour

inpour means: an inflow

Meaning of Lebanese pound

lebanese pound means: the basic unit of money in Lebanon; equal to 100 piasters

Meaning of Mining engineer

mining engineer means: an engineer concerned with the construction and operation of mines

Meaning of Muscovy

muscovy means: a Russian principality in the 13th to 16th centuries; Moscow was the capital

Meaning of Pinion and ring gear

pinion and ring gear means: gears that mesh at an angle

Meaning of Sanitarium

sanitarium means: a hospital for recuperation or for the treatment of chronic diseases

Meaning of Secret ballot

secret ballot means: a vote in which each person's choice is secret but the totaled votes are public

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