Words starting with k

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Kail

kail means: coarse curly-leafed cabbage

Meaning of Kail

kail means: a hardy cabbage with coarse curly leaves that do not form a head

Meaning of Kainite

kainite means: a white mineral consisting of magnesium sulphate and potassium chloride; a source of potassium salts; used as a fertilizer

Meaning of Kainogenesis

kainogenesis means: introduction during embryonic development of characters or structure not present in the earlier evolutionary history of the strain or species (such as the addition of the placenta in mammalian evolution)

Meaning of Kaiser

kaiser means: the title of the Holy Roman Emperors or the emperors of Austria or of Germany until 1918

Meaning of Kaiser bill

kaiser bill means: grandson of Queen Victoria and Kaiser of Germany from 1888 to 1918; he was vilified as causing World War I (1859-1941)

Meaning of Kaiser roll

kaiser roll means: rounded raised poppy-seed roll made of a square piece of dough by folding the corners in to the center

Meaning of Kaiser wilhelm

kaiser wilhelm means: grandson of Queen Victoria and Kaiser of Germany from 1888 to 1918; he was vilified as causing World War I (1859-1941)

Meaning of Kakatoe

kakatoe means: a genus of Psittacidae

Meaning of Kakatoe galerita

kakatoe galerita means: white cockatoo with a yellow erectile crest

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Billystick

billystick means: a short stout club used primarily by policemen

Meaning of Cancan

cancan means: a high-kicking dance of French origin performed by a female chorus line

Meaning of Cheese cutter

cheese cutter means: a kitchen utensil (board or handle) with a wire for cutting cheese

Meaning of Eighty-four

eighty-four means: being four more than eighty

Meaning of False labor

false labor means: painless contractions of the muscles of the uterus that continue throughout pregnancy with increasing frequency

Meaning of Fedelline

fedelline means: extremely fine pasta thinner than vermicelli

Meaning of Hurriedness

hurriedness means: overly eager speed (and possible carelessness)

Meaning of Illness

illness means: impairment of normal physiological function affecting part or all of an organism

Meaning of Nummulite

nummulite means: large fossil protozoan of the Tertiary period

Meaning of Obsession

obsession means: an unhealthy and compulsive preoccupation with something or someone

Meaning of Obsession

obsession means: an irrational motive for performing trivial or repetitive actions, even against your will

Meaning of Ophiophagus

ophiophagus means: king cobra

Meaning of Pessimism

pessimism means: a general disposition to look on the dark side and to expect the worst in all things

Meaning of Pessimism

pessimism means: the feeling that things will turn out badly

Meaning of Petty jury

petty jury means: a jury of 12 to determine the facts and decide the issue in civil or criminal proceedings

Meaning of Retainer

retainer means: a dental appliance that holds teeth (or a prosthesis) in position after orthodontic treatment

Meaning of Retainer

retainer means: a person working in the service of another (especially in the household)

Meaning of Retainer

retainer means: a fee charged in advance to retain the services of someone

Meaning of Rodhos

rodhos means: a Greek island in the southeast Aegean Sea 10 miles off the Turkish coast; the largest of the Dodecanese; it was colonized before 1000 BC by Dorians from Argos; site of the Colossus of Rhodes

Meaning of Spherical triangle

spherical triangle means: a spherical polygon formed by the arcs of 3 great circles

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