Words containing r

Meaning of 18-karat gold

18-karat gold means: an alloy that contains 75 per cent gold

Meaning of 1st baron beaverbrook

1st baron beaverbrook means: British newspaper publisher and politician (born in Canada); confidant of Winston Churchill (1879-1964)

Meaning of 1st baron verulam

1st baron verulam means: English statesman and philosopher; precursor of British empiricism; advocated inductive reasoning (1561-1626)

Meaning of 1st earl attlee

1st earl attlee means: British statesman and leader of the Labour Party who instituted the welfare state in Britain (1883-1967)

Meaning of 1st earl baldwin of bewdley

1st earl baldwin of bewdley means: English statesman; member of the Conservative Party (1867-1947)

Meaning of 1st earl of balfour

1st earl of balfour means: English statesman; member of the Conservative Party (1848-1930)

Meaning of 1st viscount montgomery of alamein

1st viscount montgomery of alamein means: English general during World War II; won victories over Rommel in North Africa and led British ground forces in the invasion of Normandy (1887-1976)

Meaning of 2 chronicles

2 chronicles means: the second of two Old Testament books telling the history of Judah and Israel until the return from the Babylonian Captivity in 536 BC

Meaning of 2 esdras

2 esdras means: an Apocryphal book of angelic revelations

Meaning of 2-hitter

2-hitter means: a game in which a pitcher allows the opposing team only 2 hits

Meaning of Achromic

achromic means: having no color

Meaning of Amebous

amebous means: pertaining to or resembling amoebae

Meaning of Anolis carolinensis

anolis carolinensis means: small arboreal tropical American insectivorous lizards with the ability to change skin color

Meaning of Call down

call down means: censure severely or angrily

Meaning of Call down

call down means: summon into action or bring into existence, often as if by magic

Meaning of Catch phrase

catch phrase means: a phrase that has become a catchword

Meaning of Celesta

celesta means: a musical instrument consisting of graduated steel plates that are struck by hammers activated by a keyboard

Meaning of Dysdercus

dysdercus means: a genus of slender long-legged bugs that feed on the developing seeds of cotton and stain it

Meaning of Fleshed out

fleshed out means: given substance or detail; completed

Meaning of Gerbert

gerbert means: French pope from 999 to 1003 who was noted for his great learning (945-1003)

Meaning of Gy

gy means: the SI unit of energy absorbed from ionizing radiation; equal to the absorption of one joule of radiation energy by one kilogram of matter; one gray equals 100 rad

Meaning of Henry hubert turner

henry hubert turner means: United States endocrinologist (1892-1970)

Meaning of Hormone replacement therapy

hormone replacement therapy means: hormones (estrogen and progestin) are given to postmenopausal women; believed to protect them from heart disease and osteoporosis

Meaning of Irreproachably

irreproachably means: in an irreproachable and blameless manner

Meaning of Knee-length

knee-length means: extending to the knee

Meaning of Mosstone

mosstone means: of a moderate somewhat dull yellow-green color

Meaning of Polyphone

polyphone means: a letter that has two or more pronunciations

Meaning of Sid caesar

sid caesar means: United States comedian who pioneered comedy television shows (born 1922)

Meaning of Sir walter scott

sir walter scott means: British author of historical novels and ballads (1771-1832)

Meaning of Tax revenue

tax revenue means: government income due to taxation

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