an airfield equipped with control tower and hangars as well as accommodations for passengers and cargo
a social gathering to carry out some communal task or to hold competitions
any of numerous hairy-bodied insects including social and solitary species
exert pressure on someone through threats
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
a light grayish yellow to near white
a person with fair skin and hair
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 flat piece of material designed for a special purpose; "he nailed boards across the windows"
a flat portable surface (usually rectangular) designed for board games; "he got out the board and set up the pieces"
a printed circuit that can be inserted into expansion slots in a computer to increase the computer's capabilities
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"
a table at which meals are served; "he helped her clear the dining table"; "a feast was spread upon the board"
a vertical surface on which information can be displayed to public view
food or meals in general; "she sets a fine table"; "roo
the act of rolling something (as the ball in bowling)
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 bowling game played on a level lawn with biased wooden balls that are rolled at a jack
a large structure for open-air sports or entertainments
the quantity contained in a bowl
a concave shape with an open top
engage in the sport of bowling; "My parents like to bowl on Friday nights"
hurl a cricket ball from one end of the pitch towards the batsman at the other end
roll (a ball)
a small restaurant where drinks and snacks are sold
the basic unit of money in El Salvador; equal to 100 centavos
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
an amount of a product
the consequence of some effort or action; "he lived long enough to see the fruit of his policies"
the ripened reproductive body of a seed plant
bear fruit; "the trees fruited early this year"
cause to bear fruit
become glassy or take on a glass-like appearance; "Her eyes glaze over when she is bored"
a small refracting telescope
put in a glass container
a container for holding liquids while drinking
enclose with glass; "glass in a porch"
glassware collectively; "She collected old glass"
optical instrument consisting of a frame that holds a pair of lenses for correcting defective vision
scan (game in the forest) with binoculars
a mirror; usually a ladies' dressing mirror
furnish with glass; "glass the windows"
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
a doctrine that is believed to be of great importance; "Newton's writings were gospel for those who followed"
the four books in the New Testament (Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John) that tell the story of Christ's life and teachings
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)
the largest and southernmost of the Hawaii islands; has several volcanic peaks
Hi (Hawaii) a state in the United States in the central Pacific
characterized by or emitting light; "a room that is light when the shutters are open"; "the inside of the house was airy and light"
(of sound or color) free from anything that dulls or dims; "efforts to obtain a clean bass in orchestral recordings"; "clear laughter like a waterfall"; "clear reds and blues"; "a light lilting voice like a silver bell"
any device serving as a source of illumination; "he stopped the car and turned off the lights"
casual and unrestrained in sexual behavior; "her easy virtue"; "he was told to avoid loose (or light) women"; "wanton behavior"
silly or trivial; "idle pleasure"; "light banter"; "light idle chatter"
a device for lighting or igniting fuel or charges or fires; "do you have a light?"
(used of color) having a relatively small amount of coloring agent; "light blue"; "light colors such as pastels"; "a light-colored powder"
intended primarily as entertainment; not serious or profound;
last or greatest in an indefinitely large series; "to the nth degree"
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 Ireland; equal to 100 pence
the basic unit of money in Lebanon; equal to 100 piasters
break down and crush by beating, as with a pestle; "pound the roots with a heavy flat stone"
the basic unit of money in the Sudan; equal to 100 piasters
place or shut up in a pound; "pound the cows so they don't stray"
the basic unit of money in Syria; equal to 100 piasters
shut up or confine in any enclosure or within any bounds or limits; "The prisoners are safely pounded"
hit hard with the hand, fist, or some heavy instrument; "the salesman pounded the door knocker"; "a bible-thumping Southern Baptist"
16 ounces avoirdupois; "he got a hernia when he tried to lift 100
the cardinal number that is the sum of six and one
being one more than six
one of four playing cards in a deck with seven pips on the face
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')
move along on skates; "The Dutch often skate along the canals in winter"
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