Words containing s

Meaning of 's gravenhage

's gravenhage means: the site of the royal residence and the de facto capital in the western part of the Netherlands; seat of the International Court of Justice

Meaning of 'tween decks

'tween decks means: in the space between decks, on a ship

Meaning of 1 chronicles

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

Meaning of 1 esdras

1 esdras means: an Apocryphal book consisting of a compilation from I Chronicles and II Chronicles and Ezra and Nehemiah

Meaning of 1 kings

1 kings means: the first of two Old Testament books telling the histories of the kings of Judah and Israel

Meaning of 1 maccabees

1 maccabees means: an Apocryphal book describing the life of Judas Maccabaeus

Meaning of 1 samuel

1 samuel means: the first of two books in the Old Testament that tell of Saul and David

Meaning of 101st

101st means: the ordinal number of one hundred one in counting order

Meaning of 11-plus

11-plus means: (formerly in Britain) an examination taken by 11 and 12 year old students to select suitable candidates for grammar school

Meaning of 12-tone music

12-tone music means: a type of serial music introduced by Arnold Schoenberg; uses a tone row formed by the twelve semitones of the chromatic scale (and inverted or backward versions of the row)

Meaning of Bolographic

bolographic means: of or relating to a bolograph

Meaning of Ceiba tree

ceiba tree means: massive tropical tree with deep ridges on its massive trunk and bearing large pods of seeds covered with silky floss; source of the silky kapok fiber

Meaning of Diagnostics

diagnostics means: the branch of medical science dealing with the classification of disease

Meaning of Gastroenteritis

gastroenteritis means: inflammation of the stomach and intestines; can be caused by Salmonella enteritidis

Meaning of Goldilocks

goldilocks means: early-flowering perennial of southern and southeastern Europe with flower heads resembling those of goldenrod

Meaning of Hediondilla

hediondilla means: desert shrub of southwestern United States and New Mexico having persistent resinous aromatic foliage and small yellow flowers

Meaning of Imperial capacity unit

imperial capacity unit means: a unit of measure for capacity officially adopted in the British Imperial System; British units are both dry and wet

Meaning of Matzoh meal

matzoh meal means: meal made from ground matzos

Meaning of Misery

misery means: a feeling of intense unhappiness

Meaning of Misery

misery means: a state of ill-being due to affliction or misfortune

Meaning of Mobula

mobula means: type genus of the Mobulidae

Meaning of Nag

nag means: an old or over-worked horse

Meaning of Nag

nag means: someone (especially a woman) who annoys people by constantly finding fault

Meaning of Nag

nag means: remind or urge constantly

Meaning of Nag

nag means: bother persistently with trivial complaints

Meaning of Nag

nag means: worry persistently

Meaning of Pattern-bomb

pattern-bomb means: bomb in certain patterns

Meaning of Scorpaena

scorpaena means: type genus of the Scorpaenidae: scorpionfishes

Meaning of Showmanship

showmanship means: the ability to present something (especially theatrical shows) in an attractive manner

Meaning of Siege of vicksburg

siege of vicksburg means: a decisive battle in the American Civil War (1863); after being besieged for nearly seven weeks the Confederates surrendered

Copyrights © 2016 DictionaryMeaningOf. All Rights Reserved.