Words containing ock

Meaning of Acid rock

acid rock means: a musical style that emerged in the 1960s; rock music inspired by or related to drug-induced experience

Meaning of Aftershock

aftershock means: a tremor (or one of a series of tremors) occurring after the main shock of an earthquake

Meaning of Against the clock

against the clock means: as fast as possible; before a deadline

Meaning of Air lock

air lock means: a chamber that provides access to space where air is under pressure

Meaning of Air pocket

air pocket means: a local region of low pressure or descending air that causes a plane to lose height suddenly

Meaning of Air sock

air sock means: a truncated cloth cone mounted on a mast; used (e.g., at airports) to show the direction of the wind

Meaning of Airdock

airdock means: a large structure at an airport where aircraft can be stored and maintained

Meaning of Airlock

airlock means: a chamber that provides access to space where air is under pressure

Meaning of Alarm clock

alarm clock means: a clock that wakes a sleeper at some preset time

Meaning of Alfred hitchcock

alfred hitchcock means: English film director noted for his skill in creating suspense (1899-1980)

Meaning of Aramus pictus

aramus pictus means: wading bird of Florida, Cuba and Jamaica having a drooping bill and a distinctive wailing call

Meaning of Bloodthirstiness

bloodthirstiness means: a disposition to shed blood

Meaning of Bratwurst

bratwurst means: a small pork sausage

Meaning of Breviary

breviary means: (Roman Catholic Church) a book of prayers to be recited daily certain priests and members of religious orders

Meaning of Capital of liberia

capital of liberia means: the capital and chief port and largest city of Liberia

Meaning of Corvine

corvine means: relating to or resembling a crow

Meaning of Deoxythymidine monophosphate

deoxythymidine monophosphate means: one of the four nucleotides used in building DNA; all four nucleotides have a common phosphate group and a sugar (ribose)

Meaning of Genus episcia

genus episcia means: genus of tropical American herbs having soft hairy foliage

Meaning of Grade point average

grade point average means: a measure of a student's academic achievement at a college or university; calculated by dividing the total number of grade points received by the total number attempted

Meaning of Hassock

hassock means: a cushion for kneeling on (as when praying in church)

Meaning of Hassock

hassock means: thick cushion used as a seat

Meaning of Korsakoff's psychosis

korsakoff's psychosis means: dementia observed during the last stages of severe chronic alcoholism; involves loss of memory for recent events although long term memory is intact

Meaning of Naming

naming means: the act of putting a person into a non-elective position

Meaning of Naming

naming means: the verbal act of naming

Meaning of Naming

naming means: inclined to or serving for the giving of names

Meaning of Necked

necked means: having a neck or having a neck especially as specified (often used in combination)

Meaning of Nephroptosia

nephroptosia means: prolapse of the kidney

Meaning of Newcomer

newcomer means: any new participant in some activity

Meaning of Newcomer

newcomer means: a recent arrival

Meaning of Post-obit bond

post-obit bond means: a bond made by a reversioner to secure a loan; payable out of his reversion

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