an area of ground used for some particular purpose (such as building or farming); "he wanted some acreage to build on"
come down; "the birds alighted"
to come to rest, settle; "Misfortune lighted upon him"
lighted up by or as by fire or flame; "forests set ablaze (or afire) by lightning"; "even the car's tires were aflame"; "a night aflare with fireworks"; "candles alight on the tables"; "houses on fire"
reach a destination; arrive by movement or progress; "She arrived home at 7 o'clock"; "She didn't get to Chicago until after midnight"
succeed in a big way; get to the top; "After he published his book, he had arrived"; "I don't know whether I can make it in science!"; "You will go far, my boy!"
an electrode with a large interior cavity, shaped like the letter "D", used in opposed pairs to accelerate particles in a cyclotron.
a politically organized body of people under a single government;
a federation of tribes (especially Native American tribes); "the Shawnee nation"
United States prohibitionist who raided saloons and destroyed bottles of liquor with a hatchet (1846-1911)
the people who live in a nation or country;
property consisting of houses and land
furnish with battens; "batten ships"
cause to be firmly attached; "fasten the lock onto the door"; "she fixed her gaze on the man"
free from fear or doubt; easy in mind; "he was secure that nothing will be held against him"
fill or close tightly with or as if with a plug; "plug the hole"; "stop up the leak"
free from danger or risk; "secure from harm"; "his fortune was secure"; "made a secure place for himself in his field"
get by special effort; "He procured extra cigarettes even though they were rationed"
not likely to fail or give way; "the lock was secure"; "a secure foundation"; "a secure hold on her wrist"
assure payment of
immune to attack; incapable of being tampered with; "an impregnable fortress"; "fortifications that made the frontier inviolable"; "a secure telephone connection"
make certain of; "This nest egg will ensure a nice retirement for us"; "Preparat
The earth; earth.
an area of knowledge or interest; "his questions covered a lot of territory"
the geographical area under the jurisdiction of a sovereign state; "American troops were stationed on Japanese soil"
a region marked off for administrative or other purposes