Words containing zen

Meaning of Active citizen

active citizen means: a citizen who takes an active role in the community (as in crime prevention and neighborhood watch)

Meaning of Albert szent-gyorgyi

albert szent-gyorgyi means: United States biochemist (born in Hungary) who was the first to isolate vitamin C (1893-1986)

Meaning of Albert von szent-gyorgyi

albert von szent-gyorgyi means: United States biochemist (born in Hungary) who was the first to isolate vitamin C (1893-1986)

Meaning of Alhazen

alhazen means: an Egyptian polymath (born in Iraq) whose research in geometry and optics was influential into the 17th century; established experiments as the norm of proof in physics (died in 1040)

Meaning of Alkylbenzene

alkylbenzene means: organic compound that has an alkyl group bound to a benzene ring

Meaning of Alkylbenzenesulfonate

alkylbenzenesulfonate means: sulfonate of alkyl benzene

Meaning of Baker's dozen

baker's dozen means: the cardinal number that is the sum of twelve and one

Meaning of Battle of lutzen

battle of lutzen means: a battle in the Thirty Years' War (1632); Swedes under Gustavus Adolphus defeated the Holy Roman Empire under Wallenstein; Gustavus Adolphus was killed

Meaning of Bedizen

bedizen means: dress up garishly and tastelessly

Meaning of Bedizen

bedizen means: decorate tastelessly

Meaning of Asiatic flying squirrel

asiatic flying squirrel means: nocturnal rodent of Asia having furry folds of skin between forelegs and hind legs enabling it to move by gliding leaps

Meaning of Bars

bars means: gymnastic apparatus consisting of two parallel wooden rods supported on uprights

Meaning of Child support

child support means: court-ordered support paid by one spouse to the other who has custody of the children after the parents are separated

Meaning of Common beech

common beech means: large European beech with minutely-toothed leaves; widely planted as an ornamental in North America

Meaning of Cordon bleu

cordon bleu means: an honor or award gained for excellence

Meaning of Cordon bleu

cordon bleu means: a chef famous for his great skill

Meaning of Crestfallen

crestfallen means: brought low in spirit

Meaning of Disloyally

disloyally means: without loyalty; in a disloyal manner

Meaning of Donkey jacket

donkey jacket means: a short thick jacket; often worn by workmen

Meaning of Gastric ulcer

gastric ulcer means: a peptic ulcer of the stomach

Meaning of Hard worker

hard worker means: someone who works as hard as a slave

Meaning of Henri bergson

henri bergson means: French philosopher who proposed elan vital as the cause of evolution and development (1859-1941)

Meaning of Hinderance

hinderance means: the act of hindering or obstructing or impeding

Meaning of Hinderance

hinderance means: any obstruction that impedes or is burdensome

Meaning of Hinderance

hinderance means: something immaterial that interferes with or delays action or progress

Meaning of Hydrocharis

hydrocharis means: frogbit

Meaning of Kilogram calorie

kilogram calorie means: a unit of heat equal to the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one kilogram of water by one degree at one atmosphere pressure; used by nutritionists to characterize the energy-producing potential in food

Meaning of Maildrop

maildrop means: a drop where mail can be deposited

Meaning of Penny ante

penny ante means: poker played for small stakes

Meaning of Penny ante

penny ante means: a business deal on a trivial scale

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