an airfield equipped with control tower and hangars as well as accommodations for passengers and cargo
any of numerous hairy-bodied insects including social and solitary species
a social gathering to carry out some communal task or to hold competitions
a gambling game using cards; the object is to hold cards having a higher count than those dealt to the banker up to but not exceeding 21
a flag usually bearing a white skull and crossbones on a black background; indicates a pirate ship
a piece of metal covered by leather with a flexible handle; used for hitting people
a common scrubby deciduous tree of central and southeastern United States having dark bark and broad three-lobed (club-shaped) leaves; tends to form dense thickets
exert pressure on someone through threats
a light grayish yellow to near white
a person with fair skin and hair
a printed circuit that can be inserted into expansion slots in a computer to increase the computer's capabilities
provide food and lodging (for); "The old lady is boarding three men"
electrical device consisting of a flat insulated surface that contains switches and dials and meters for controlling other electrical devices; "he checked the instrument panel"; "suddenly the board lit up like a Christmas tree"
lodge and take meals (at)
a table at which meals are served; "he helped her clear the dining table"; "a feast was spread upon the board"
get on board of (trains, buses, ships, aircraft, etc.)
live and take one's meals at or in; "she rooms in an old boarding house"
a vertical surface on which information can be displayed to public view
food or meals in general; "she sets a fine table"; "room and board"
a committee having supervisory powers; "the board has seven members"
a stout length
hurl a cricket ball from one end of the pitch towards the batsman at the other end
the act of rolling something (as the ball in bowling)
roll (a ball)
a dish that is round and open at the top for serving foods
a round vessel that is open at the top; used chiefly for holding food or liquids;
a small round container that is open at the top for holding tobacco
a wooden ball (with flattened sides so that it rolls on a curved course) used in the game of lawn bowling
a large ball with finger holes used in the sport of bowling
a large structure for open-air sports or entertainments
the quantity contained in a bowl
a bowling game played on a level lawn with biased wooden balls that are rolled at a jack
a concave shape with an open top
engage in the sport of bowling; "My parents like to bowl on Friday nights"
a small restaurant where drinks and snacks are sold
the part of the large intestine between the cecum and the rectum; it extracts moisture from food residues before they are excreted
a punctuation mark (:) used after a word introducing a series or an example or an explanation (or after the salutation of a business letter)
a port city at the Caribbean entrance to the Panama Canal
the basic unit of money in Costa Rica; equal to 100 centimos
the basic unit of money in El Salvador; equal to 100 centavos
an amount of a product
the consequence of some effort or action; "he lived long enough to see the fruit of his policies"
bear fruit; "the trees fruited early this year"
the ripened reproductive body of a seed plant
cause to bear fruit
enclose with glass; "glass in a porch"
optical instrument consisting of a frame that holds a pair of lenses for correcting defective vision
scan (game in the forest) with binoculars
furnish with glass; "glass the windows"
a small refracting telescope
a container for holding liquids while drinking
glassware collectively; "She collected old glass"
a mirror; usually a ladies' dressing mirror
an amphetamine derivative (trade name Methedrine) used in the form of a crystalline hydrochloride; used as a stimulant to the nervous system and as an appetite suppressant
the quantity a glass will hold
a brittle transparent solid with irregular atomic structure
become glassy or take on a glass-like appearance; "Her eyes glaze over when she is bored"
put in a glass container
the four books in the New Testament (Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John) that tell the story of Christ's life and teachings
a doctrine that is believed to be of great importance; "Newton's writings were gospel for those who followed"
an unquestionable truth; "his word was gospel"
the written body of teachings of a religious group that are generally accepted by that group
folk music consisting of a genre of a cappella music originating with Black slaves in the United States and featuring call and response; influential on the development of other genres of popular music (especially soul)
Hi (Hawaii) a state in the United States in the central Pacific
the largest and southernmost of the Hawaii islands; has several volcanic peaks
the quality of being luminous; emitting or reflecting light; "its luminosity is measured relative to that of our sun"
not great in degree or quantity or number; "a light sentence"; "a light accent"; "casualties were light"; "light snow was falling"; "light misty rain"; "light smoke from the chimney"
make lighter or brighter; "This lamp lightens the room a bit"
public awareness; "it brought the scandal to light"
(physics, chemistry) not having atomic weight greater than average; "light water is ordinary water"
begin to smoke; "After the meal, some of the diners lit up"
mental understanding as an enlightening experience; "he finally saw the light"; "can you shed light on this problem?"
with few burdens; "experienced travellers travel light"
of little intensity or power or force; "the light touch of her fingers"; "a light breeze"
alight from (a horse)
a particular perspective or aspect of a
last or greatest in an indefinitely large series; "to the nth degree"
move rhythmically; "Her heart was beating fast"
the act of pounding (delivering repeated heavy blows); "the sudden hammer of fists caught him off guard"; "the pounding of feet on the hallway"
move heavily or clumsily; "The heavy man lumbered across the room"
a public enclosure for stray or unlicensed dogs; "unlicensed dogs will be taken to the pound"
a symbol for a unit of currency (especially for the pound sterling in Great Britain)
United States writer who lived in Europe; strongly influenced the development of modern literature (1885-1972)
a nontechnical unit of force equal to the mass of 1 pound with an acceleration of free fall equal to 32 feet/sec/sec
the basic unit of money in Great Britain and Northern Ireland; equal to 100 pence
the basic unit of money in Cyprus; equal to 100 cents
the basic unit of money in Egypt; equal to 100 piasters
formerly the basic unit of money in Irelan
one of four playing cards in a deck with seven pips on the face
the cardinal number that is the sum of six and one
being one more than six
tableware made of silver or silver plate or pewter or stainless steel
a figure of speech that expresses a resemblance between things of different kinds (usually formed with `like' or `as')
large edible rays having a long snout and thick tail with pectoral fins continuous with the head; swim by undulating the edges of the pectoral fins
sports equipment that is worn on the feet to enable the wearer to glide along and to be propelled by the alternate actions of the legs
move along on skates; "The Dutch often skate along the canals in winter"