make a resonant sound, like artillery; "His deep voice boomed through the hall"
the act of making a noisy disturbance
a loud harsh or strident noise
instill (into a person) by constant repetition; "he dinned the lessons into his students"
cause friction; "my sweater scratches"
wear away by rubbing; "The friction frayed the sleeve"
a noisy fight
a noisy riotous fight
an implement used to propel or steer a boat
swim like a dog in shallow water
play in or as if in water, as of small children
a short light oar used without an oarlock to propel a canoe or small boat
stir with a paddle
an instrument of punishment consisting of a flat board
give a spanking to; subject to a spanking
a blade of a paddle wheel or water wheel
walk unsteadily; "small children toddle"
small wooden bat with a flat surface; used for hitting balls in various games
propel with a paddle; "paddle your own canoe"
an arrow that is shot from a crossbow; has a head with four edges
an angry dispute; "they had a quarrel"; "they had words"
have a disagreement over something; "We quarreled over the question as to who discovered America"; "These two fellows are always scrapping over something"
take or have a position relative to others; "This painting ranks among the best in the Western World"
take precedence or surpass others in rank
growing profusely; "rank jungle vegetation"
complete and without restriction or qualification; sometimes used informally as intensifiers; "absolute freedom"; "an absolute dimwit"; "a downright lie"; "out-and-out mayhem"; "an out-and-out lie"; "a rank outsider"; "many right-down vices"; "got the job through sheer persistence"; "sheer stupidity"
conspicuously and outrageously bad or reprehensible; "a crying shame"; "an egregious lie"; "flagrant violation of human rights"; "a glaring error"; "gross ineptitude"; "gross injustice"; "rank treachery"
very fertile; producing profuse growth; "rank earth"
very offensive in smell or taste; "a rank cigar"
the ordinary members of an organization (such as the enlisted soldiers of an army); "the strike was supported by the union rank and fi
long pinkish sour leafstalks usually eaten cooked and sweetened
plants having long green or reddish acidic leafstalks growing in basal clumps; stems (and only the stems) are edible when cooked; leaves are poisonous
bitter verbal quarrel often involving exchange of insults
expel or eject (saliva or phlegm or sputum) from the mouth; "The father of the victim spat at the alleged murderer"
utter with anger or contempt
clap one's hands together; "The children were clapping to the music"
drive a skewer through; "skewer the meat for the BBQ"
spawn; "oysters spat"
rain gently; "It has only sprinkled, but the roads are slick"
engage in a brief and petty quarrel
a young oyster or other bivalve
clap one's hands or shout after performances to indicate approval
a cloth covering (a legging) that covers the instep and ankles
strike with a sound like that of falling rain; "Bullets were spatting the leaves"
a quarrel about petty points
become permanently attached; "mollusks or oysters spat"
come down like raindrops; "Bullets were spatting down on us"
something that is used for tying; "the sail is fastened to the yard with tiers"
a worker who ties something
any one of two or more competitors who tie one another
a relative position or degree of value in a graded group; "lumber of the highest grade"
one of two or more layers one atop another; "tier upon tier of huge casks"; "a three-tier wedding cake"