Words starting with w

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of W

w means: the 23rd letter of the Roman alphabet

Meaning of W

w means: a unit of power equal to 1 joule per second; the power dissipated by a current of 1 ampere flowing across a resistance of 1 ohm

Meaning of W

w means: the cardinal compass point that is a 270 degrees

Meaning of W

w means: a heavy grey-white metallic element; the pure form is used mainly in electrical applications; it is found in several ores including wolframite and scheelite

Meaning of W-shaped

w-shaped means: shaped in the form of the letter W

Meaning of W. b. yeats

w. b. yeats means: Irish poet and dramatist (1865-1939)

Meaning of W. c. fields

w. c. fields means: United States comedian and film actor (1880-1946)

Meaning of W. c. handy

w. c. handy means: United States blues musician who transcribed and published traditional blues music (1873-1958)

Meaning of W. e. b. du bois

w. e. b. du bois means: United States civil rights leader and political activist who campaigned for equality for Black Americans (1868-1963)

Meaning of W. h. auden

w. h. auden means: United States poet (born in England) (1907-1973)

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Armlike

armlike means: resembling an arm

Meaning of Batfish

batfish means: bottom-dweller of warm western Atlantic coastal waters having a flattened scaleless body that crawls about on fleshy pectoral and pelvic fins

Meaning of Blue green

blue green means: a blue-green color or pigment

Meaning of Centrex

centrex means: (CENTRal EXchange) a kind of telephone exchange

Meaning of Corn lily

corn lily means: any of several South African plants of the genus Ixia having grasslike leaves and clusters of showy variously colored lily-like flowers; widely cultivated

Meaning of Family staphylaceae

family staphylaceae means: a family of dicotyledonous plants of order Sapindales found mostly in the north temperate zone

Meaning of Fly-fish

fly-fish means: fish with flies as lures

Meaning of Genus austrocedrus

genus austrocedrus means: one species; formerly included in genus Libocedrus

Meaning of Hemodialyzer

hemodialyzer means: a machine that uses dialysis to remove impurities and waste products from the bloodstream before returning the blood to the patient's body

Meaning of Insect

insect means: small air-breathing arthropod

Meaning of Insect

insect means: a person who has a nasty or unethical character undeserving of respect

Meaning of Janus

janus means: (Roman mythology) the Roman god of doorways and passages; is depicted with two faces on opposite sides of his head

Meaning of Morning star

morning star means: a planet (usually Venus) seen just before sunrise in the eastern sky

Meaning of Out-of-the-box thinking

out-of-the-box thinking means: thinking that moves away in diverging directions so as to involve a variety of aspects and which sometimes lead to novel ideas and solutions; associated with creativity

Meaning of Peron

peron means: Argentine soldier who became president of Argentina (1895-1974)

Meaning of Phylum coelenterata

phylum coelenterata means: hydras; polyps; jellyfishes; sea anemones; corals

Meaning of Rima pudendi

rima pudendi means: the fissure between the labia majora

Meaning of Sequenator

sequenator means: (chemistry) an apparatus that can determine the sequence of monomers in a polymer

Meaning of Stand pat

stand pat means: refuse to abandon one's opinion or belief

Meaning of Szell

szell means: United States conductor (born in Hungary) (1897-1970)

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