Words starting with y

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Yardgrass

yardgrass means: coarse annual grass having fingerlike spikes of flowers; native to Old World tropics; a naturalized weed elsewhere

Meaning of Yardie

yardie means: member of an international gang of Jamaican criminals who sell drugs and violence

Meaning of Yardman

yardman means: a laborer hired to do outdoor work (such as mowing lawns)

Meaning of Yardman

yardman means: worker in a railway yard

Meaning of Yardmaster

yardmaster means: a railroad employer who is in charge of a railway yard

Meaning of Yardstick

yardstick means: a ruler or tape that is three feet long

Meaning of Yardstick

yardstick means: a measure or standard used for comparison

Meaning of Yarmelke

yarmelke means: a skullcap worn by religious Jews (especially at prayer)

Meaning of Yarmulka

yarmulka means: a skullcap worn by religious Jews (especially at prayer)

Meaning of Yarmulke

yarmulke means: a skullcap worn by religious Jews (especially at prayer)

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Alehouse

alehouse means: a tavern where ale is sold

Meaning of Arteriectasis

arteriectasis means: an abnormal distension of an artery

Meaning of Bacchus

bacchus means: (classical mythology) god of wine; equivalent of Dionysus

Meaning of Counterpoint

counterpoint means: a musical form involving the simultaneous sound of two or more melodies

Meaning of Counterpoint

counterpoint means: write in counterpoint

Meaning of Counterpoint

counterpoint means: to show differences when compared; be different

Meaning of Francis turbine

francis turbine means: a type of hydroelectric turbine

Meaning of Generalize

generalize means: become systemic and spread throughout the body

Meaning of Generalize

generalize means: cater to popular taste to make popular and present to the general public; bring into general or common use

Meaning of Generalize

generalize means: draw from specific cases for more general cases

Meaning of Generalize

generalize means: speak or write in generalities

Meaning of Genus bombyx

genus bombyx means: type genus of the Bombycidae: Chinese silkworm moth

Meaning of Genus sparmannia

genus sparmannia means: small genus of tropical African shrubs

Meaning of Gigolo

gigolo means: a man who has sex with and is supported by a woman

Meaning of Guardian spirit

guardian spirit means: an angel believed to have special affection for a particular individual

Meaning of Helenium autumnale

helenium autumnale means: North American perennial with bright yellow late summer flowers

Meaning of Long-armed

long-armed means: having relatively long arms

Meaning of Lovastatin

lovastatin means: an oral drug (trade name Mevacor) to reduce blood cholesterol levels; used when dietary changes have proved inadequate

Meaning of Nih

nih means: an agency in the Department of Health and Human Services whose mission is to employ science in the pursuit of knowledge to improve human health; is the principal biomedical research agency of the federal government

Meaning of Representation

representation means: an activity that stands as an equivalent of something or results in an equivalent

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