Words containing ver

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 Aare river

aare river means: a river in north central Switzerland that runs northeast into the Rhine

Meaning of Abdominal delivery

abdominal delivery means: the delivery of a fetus by surgical incision through the abdominal wall and uterus (from the belief that Julius Caesar was born that way)

Meaning of Absolver

absolver means: someone who grants absolution

Meaning of Accessory vertebral vein

accessory vertebral vein means: a vein that accompanies the vertebral vein but passes through the foramen of the transverse process of the 7th cervical vertebra and empties into the brachiocephalic vein

Meaning of Achiever

achiever means: a person with a record of successes

Meaning of Additive inverse

additive inverse means: (mathematics) one of a pair of numbers whose sum is zero; the additive inverse of -5 is +5

Meaning of Adverb

adverb means: the word class that qualifies verbs or clauses

Meaning of Adverb

adverb means: a word that modifies something other than a noun

Meaning of .22-calibre

.22-calibre means: of or relating to the bore of a gun (or its ammunition) that measures twenty-two hundredths of an inch in diameter

Meaning of Accented

accented means: bearing a stress or accent

Meaning of Accented

accented means: (used of syllables) bearing the principle stress, usually accompanied by a change in pitch

Meaning of Ape

ape means: any of various primates with short tails or no tail at all

Meaning of Ape

ape means: person who resembles a nonhuman primate

Meaning of Ape

ape means: someone who copies the words or behavior of another

Meaning of Ape

ape means: represent in or produce a caricature of

Meaning of Ape

ape means: imitate uncritically and in every aspect

Meaning of Bullrush

bullrush means: tall rush with soft erect or arching stems found in Eurasia, Australia, New Zealand, and common in North America

Meaning of Bullrush

bullrush means: tall marsh plant with cylindrical seed heads that explode when mature shedding large quantities of down; its long flat leaves are used for making mats and chair seats; of North America, Europe, Asia and North Africa

Meaning of Burhinus

burhinus means: type genus of the Burhinidae: stone curlews

Meaning of Clothes closet

clothes closet means: a closet where clothes are stored

Meaning of Diospyros kurzii

diospyros kurzii means: large Asiatic tree having hard marbled zebrawood

Meaning of Dip

dip means: a gymnastic exercise on the parallel bars in which the body is lowered and raised by bending and straightening the arms

Meaning of Dip

dip means: a brief swim in water

Meaning of Dip

dip means: a candle that is made by repeated dipping in a pool of wax or tallow

Meaning of Dip

dip means: a sudden sharp decrease in some quantity

Meaning of Dip

dip means: a brief immersion

Meaning of Dip

dip means: tasty mixture or liquid into which bite-sized foods are dipped

Meaning of Dip

dip means: a thief who steals from the pockets or purses of others in public places

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