Words starting with y

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Yarn

yarn means: a fine cord of twisted fibers (of cotton or silk or wool or nylon etc.) used in sewing and weaving

Meaning of Yarn

yarn means: the act of giving an account describing incidents or a course of events

Meaning of Yarn

yarn means: tell or spin a yarn

Meaning of Yarn-dye

yarn-dye means: dye (fabric) before it is spun

Meaning of Yarn-spinning

yarn-spinning means: inclined to tell long and involved stories (often of incredible happenings)

Meaning of Yarrow

yarrow means: ubiquitous strong-scented mat-forming Eurasian herb of wasteland, hedgerow or pasture having narrow serrate leaves and small usually white florets; widely naturalized in North America

Meaning of Yashmac

yashmac means: the face veil worn by Muslim women

Meaning of Yashmak

yashmak means: the face veil worn by Muslim women

Meaning of Yasser arafat

yasser arafat means: Palestinian statesman who was chairman of the Palestine Liberation Organization (1929-2004)

Meaning of Yastrzemski

yastrzemski means: United States baseball player (born in 1939)

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Aboral

aboral means: opposite to or away from the mouth

Meaning of Assortment

assortment means: the act of distributing things into classes or categories of the same type

Meaning of Assortment

assortment means: a collection containing a variety of sorts of things

Meaning of Aythya affinis

aythya affinis means: common scaup of North America; males have purplish heads

Meaning of Battlesight

battlesight means: an arrangement of sights that makes possible the rapid aiming of a firearm at short ranges

Meaning of Black kite

black kite means: dark Old World kite feeding chiefly on carrion

Meaning of Brow

brow means: the arch of hair above each eye

Meaning of Brow

brow means: the part of the face above the eyes

Meaning of Brow

brow means: the peak of a hill

Meaning of Collimator

collimator means: optical device consisting of a tube containing a convex achromatic lens at one end and a slit at the other with the slit at the focus of the lens; light rays leave the slit as a parallel beam

Meaning of Collimator

collimator means: a small telescope attached to a large telescope to use in setting the line of the larger one

Meaning of Genista raetam

genista raetam means: desert shrub of Syria and Arabia having small white flowers; constitutes the juniper of the Old Testament; sometimes placed in genus Genista

Meaning of Myelinated

myelinated means: (of neurons) covered with a layer of myelin

Meaning of Navratilova

navratilova means: United States tennis player (born in Czechoslovakia) who won nine Wimbledon women's singles championships (born in 1956)

Meaning of Peptide

peptide means: amide combining the amino group of one amino acid with the carboxyl group of another; usually obtained by partial hydrolysis of protein

Meaning of Pleasingly

pleasingly means: in a pleasing manner

Meaning of Port of spain

port of spain means: the capital and largest city of Trinidad and Tobago on the west coast of the island of Trinidad

Meaning of Purple beech

purple beech means: variety of European beech with shining purple or copper-colored leaves

Meaning of Railroad train

railroad train means: public transport provided by a line of railway cars coupled together and drawn by a locomotive

Meaning of Saint dominic

saint dominic means: (Roman Catholic Church) Spanish priest who founded an order whose members became known as Dominicans or Black Friars (circa 1170-1221)

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