Words containing ent

Meaning of Abandonment

abandonment means: withdrawing support or help despite allegiance or responsibility

Meaning of Abandonment

abandonment means: the voluntary surrender of property (or a right to property) without attempting to reclaim it or give it away

Meaning of Abandonment

abandonment means: the act of giving something up

Meaning of Abasement

abasement means: depriving one of self-esteem

Meaning of Abasement

abasement means: a low or downcast state

Meaning of Abashment

abashment means: feeling embarrassed due to modesty

Meaning of Abatement

abatement means: the act of abating

Meaning of Abatement

abatement means: an interruption in the intensity or amount of something

Meaning of Abatement of a nuisance

abatement of a nuisance means: (law) the removal or termination or destruction of something that has been found to be a nuisance

Meaning of Abdominocentesis

abdominocentesis means: centesis of the belly to remove fluid for diagnosis

Meaning of Blanket flower

blanket flower means: annual of central United States having showy long-stalked yellow flower heads marked with scarlet or purple in the center

Meaning of Buddha

buddha means: founder of Buddhism (c 563-483 BC)

Meaning of Buddha

buddha means: one who has achieved a state of perfect enlightenment

Meaning of Coextension

coextension means: equality of extension or duration

Meaning of Conceding

conceding means: the act of conceding or yielding

Meaning of Coral sea

coral sea means: a Japanese defeat in World War II (May 1942); the first naval battle fought entirely by planes based on aircraft carriers

Meaning of Coral sea

coral sea means: an arm of the South Pacific to the northeast of Australia

Meaning of Devilfish

devilfish means: extremely large pelagic tropical ray that feeds on plankton and small fishes; usually harmless but its size make it dangerous if harpooned

Meaning of Devilfish

devilfish means: bottom-living cephalopod having a soft oval body with eight long tentacles

Meaning of Devilfish

devilfish means: medium-sized greyish-black whale of the northern Pacific

Meaning of Dsl

dsl means: a generic name for digital lines that are provided by telephone companies to their local subscribers and that carry data at high speeds

Meaning of Finnish mark

finnish mark means: formerly the basic unit of money in Finland

Meaning of Garrison

garrison means: a fortified military post where troops are stationed

Meaning of Garrison

garrison means: the troops who maintain and guard a fortified place

Meaning of Garrison

garrison means: United States abolitionist who published an anti-slavery journal (1805-1879)

Meaning of Garrison

garrison means: station (troops) in a fort or garrison

Meaning of Genus adenota

genus adenota means: African antelopes: puku

Meaning of Genus enterobius

genus enterobius means: pinworms

Meaning of Genus lavatera

genus lavatera means: widespread genus of herbs or softwood arborescent shrubs cultivated for their showy flowers

Meaning of George gamow

george gamow means: United States physicist (born in Russia) who was a proponent of the big-bang theory and who did research in radioactivity and suggested the triplet code for DNA (1904-1968)

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