Words containing littl

Meaning of A little

a little means: to a small degree; somewhat

Meaning of Battle of little bighorn

battle of little bighorn means: a battle in Montana near the Little Bighorn River between United States cavalry under Custer and several groups of Native Americans (1876); Custer was pursuing Sioux led by Sitting Bull; Custer underestimated the size of the Sioux forces (which were supported by Cheyenne warriors) and was killed along with all his command

Meaning of Battle of the little bighorn

battle of the little bighorn means: a battle in Montana near the Little Bighorn River between United States cavalry under Custer and several groups of Native Americans (1876); Custer was pursuing Sioux led by Sitting Bull; Custer underestimated the size of the Sioux forces (which were supported by Cheyenne warriors) and was killed along with all his command

Meaning of Belittle

belittle means: lessen the authority, dignity, or reputation of

Meaning of Belittle

belittle means: express a negative opinion of

Meaning of Belittle

belittle means: cause to seem less serious; play down

Meaning of Belittled

belittled means: made to seem smaller or less (especially in worth)

Meaning of Belittling

belittling means: the act of belittling

Meaning of Belittling

belittling means: a belittling comment

Meaning of Belittling

belittling means: tending to diminish or disparage

Meaning of Abyssinia

abyssinia means: Ethiopia is a republic in northeastern Africa on the Red Sea; formerly called Abyssinia

Meaning of Appraising

appraising means: exercising or involving careful evaluations

Meaning of Beria

beria means: Soviet chief of secret police under Joseph Stalin; was executed by his associates in the power struggle following Stalin's death (1899-1953)

Meaning of Brunet

brunet means: a person with dark (brown) hair

Meaning of Brunet

brunet means: marked by dark or relatively dark pigmentation of hair or skin or eyes

Meaning of Cherry-tree gum

cherry-tree gum means: exudation from trees of the Prunus genus; resembles gum arabic

Meaning of Cloakmaker

cloakmaker means: someone whose occupation is making or repairing fur garments

Meaning of Coeliac plexus

coeliac plexus means: a large plexus of sympathetic nerves in the abdomen behind the stomach

Meaning of Coterminous

coterminous means: being of equal extent or scope or duration

Meaning of Cuniculus paca

cuniculus paca means: large burrowing rodent of South America and Central America; highly esteemed as food

Meaning of Dennis gabor

dennis gabor means: British physicist (born in Hungary) noted for his work on holography (1900-1979)

Meaning of Double standard

double standard means: an ethical or moral code that applies more strictly to one group than to another

Meaning of Emulsify

emulsify means: form into or become an emulsion

Meaning of Emulsify

emulsify means: cause to become an emulsion; make into an emulsion

Meaning of Flax rust

flax rust means: fungus causing flax rust

Meaning of Genus elephas

genus elephas means: type genus of the family Elephantidae

Meaning of Greybeard

greybeard means: a stoneware drinking jug with a long neck; decorated with a caricature of Cardinal Bellarmine (17th century)

Meaning of Greybeard

greybeard means: a man who is very old

Meaning of Lighting

lighting means: the act of setting something on fire

Meaning of Lighting

lighting means: the craft of providing artificial light

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