a state in the southeastern United States on the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
a silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite
a state in midwestern United States
a state in New England
a midwestern state in central United States; a border state during the American Civil War, Missouri was admitted to the Confederacy without actually seceding from the Union
Molybdenum - a polyvalent metallic element that resembles chromium and tungsten in its properties; used to strengthen and harden steel
an indefinitely short time; "wait just a moment"; "in a mo"; "it only takes a minute"; "in just a bit"
a state in northwestern United States on the Canadian border
t - tonne (ton) - a unit of weight equivalent to 1000 kilograms
a radioactive transuranic element
the use of computers to translate from one language to another
a room in a hospital equipped for the performance of surgical operations; "great care is taken to keep the operating rooms aseptic"
a state in northwestern United States on the Pacific
Territorial division of the Mormon Church
place a bet on; "Which horse are you backing?"; "I'm betting on the new horse"
kill by piercing with a spear or sharp pole; "the enemies were impaled and left to die"
mark with a stake; "stake out the path"
tie or fasten to a stake; "stake your goat"
put at risk; "I will stake my good reputation for this"
a strong wooden or metal post with a point at one end so it can be driven into the ground
instrument of execution consisting of a vertical post that a victim is tied to for burning
a pole or stake set up to mark something (as the start or end of a race track); "a pair of posts marked the goal"; "the corner of the lot was indicated by a stake"
(law) a right or legal share of something; a financial involvement with something; "they have interests all over the world"; "a stake in the company's future"
the money risked on a gamble
a crushing remark
(amateur wrestling) being brought to the mat from a standing position; "a takedown counts two points"
intend (something) to move towards a certain goal;
sports equipment consisting of an object set up for a marksman or archer to aim at
the goal intended to be attained (and which is believed to be attainable);
a reference point to shoot at; "his arrow hit the mark"
the location of the target that is to be hit
a person who is the aim of an attack (especially a victim of ridicule or exploitation) by some hostile person or influence; "he fell prey to muggers"; "everyone was fair game"; "the target of a manhunt"
of or relating to or requiring special knowledge to be understood;
of or relating to technique or proficiency in a practical skill;
of or relating to a practical subject that is organized according to scientific principles; "technical college"; "technological development"
(basketball) a foul that can be assessed on a player or a coach or a team for unsportsmanlike conduct; does not usually involve physical contact during play
a pickup truck with a gun mounted on it
resulting from or dependent on market factors rather than fundamental economic considerations; "analysts content that the stock market is due for a technical rally"; "the fall is only a technical correction"
characterizing or showing skill in or specialized knowledge of applied arts and sciences; "a technical problem"; "highly technical matters hardly suitable for the general public"; "a technical report"; "producing the A-bomb was a challenge to the technical people
electronic equipment that converts sound into electrical signals that can be transmitted over distances and then converts received signals back into sounds; "I talked to him on the telephone"
get or try to get into communication (with someone) by telephone; "I tried to call you all night"; "Take two aspirin and call me in the morning"
transmitting speech at a distance
Leisure parks entertaining a theme. For example movies, water or aquariums.
rising current of warm air
caused by or designed to retain heat; "a thermal burn"; "thermal underwear"
of or relating to a hot spring; "thermal water"
relating to or associated with heat; "thermal movements of molecules"; "thermal capacity"; "thermic energy"; "the caloric effect of sunlight"
the appropriate or desirable thing; "this car could be just the ticket for a small family"
a list of candidates nominated by a political party to run for election to public offices
a commercial document showing that the holder is entitled to something (as to ride on public transportation or to enter a public entertainment)
a summons issued to an offender (especially to someone who violates a traffic regulation)
a label written or printed on paper, cardboard, or plastic that is attached to something to indicate its owner, nature, price, etc.
provide with a ticket for passage or admission; "Ticketed passengers can board now"
issue a ticket or a fine to as a penalty; "I was fined for parking on the wrong side of the street"; "Move your car or else you will be ticketed!"
line marking the upper limit of tree growth in mountains or northern latitudes
a state in east central United States
a rack for holding slices of toast
A Toby Jug – also sometimes known as a Fillpot (or Philpot) – is a pottery jug in the form of a seated person, or the head of a recognizable person (often an English king).
unexcelled; of the highest grade; of greatest skill; exhibiting excellence; a topflight performance.
complete in extent or degree and in every particular; "a full game"; "a total eclipse"; "a total disaster"
the whole amount
damage beyond the point of repair; "My son totaled our new car"; "the rock star totals his guitar at every concert"
a quantity obtained by the addition of a group of numbers
determine the sum of; "Add all the people in this town to those of the neighboring town"
constituting the full quantity or extent; complete; "an entire town devastated by an earthquake"; "gave full attention"; "a total failure"
a computer input pointing device featuring a tactile sensor, a specialized surface that can translate the motion and position of a user's fingers to a relative position on the screen
A public hall or building, belonging to a town, where the public offices are established, the town council meets, the people assemble in town meeting, etc.
(orthopedics) the act of pulling on a bone or limb (as in a fracture) to relieve pressure or align parts in a special way during healing; "his leg was in traction for several days"
the friction between a body and the surface on which it moves (as between an automobile tire and the road)
1. To designate with or register under a trade name
social or verbal interchange (usually followed by `with')
buying and selling; especially illicit trade
trade or deal a commodity; "They trafficked with us for gold"
the amount of activity over a communication system during a given period of time; "heavy traffic overloaded the trunk lines"; "traffic on the internet is lightest during the night"
deal illegally; "traffic drugs"
the aggregation of things (pedestrians or vehicles) coming and going in a particular locality during a specified period of time
create by training and teaching; "The old master is training world-class violinists"; "we develop the leaders for the future"
activity leading to skilled behavior
teach and supervise (someone); act as a trainer or coach (to), as in sports; "He is training our Olympic team"; "She is coaching the crew"
the result of good upbringing (especially knowledge of correct social behavior); "a woman of breeding and refinement"
point or cause to go (blows, weapons, or objects such as photographic equipment) towards;
drag loosely along a surface; allow to sweep the ground; "The toddler was trailing his pants"; "She trained her long scarf behind her"
travel by rail or train; "They railed from Rome to Venice"; "She trained to Hamburg"
educate for a future role or function; "He is grooming his son to become his successor"; "The prince was prepared to become King one day"; "They trained him to be a warrior"
teach or refine t
make or undergo a transition (from one state or system to another); "The airline transitioned to more fuel-efficient jets"; "The adagio transitioned into an allegro"
cause to convert or undergo a transition; "the company had to transition the old practices to modern technology"
the act of passing from one state or place to the next
a passage that connects a topic to one that follows
a musical passage moving from one key to another
a change from one place or state or subject or stage to another
an event that results in a transformation
A lifting or sliding door covering an opening in a roof or floor.
the act of going from one place to another; "he enjoyed selling but he hated the travel"
make a trip for pleasure
a movement through space that changes the location of something
undertake a journey or trip
travel upon or across; "travel the oceans"
travel from place to place, as for the purpose of finding work, preaching, or acting as a judge
change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically; "How fast does your new car go?"; "We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus"; "The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect"; "The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell"; "news travelled fast"
undergo transportation as in a vehicle; "We travelled North on Rte. 508"
a collection of precious things; "the trunk held all her meager treasures"
any possession that is highly valued by its owner; "the children returned from the seashore with their shells and other treasures"
accumulated wealth in the form of money or jewels etc.; "the pirates hid their treasure on a small island in the West Indies"
be fond of; be attached to
art highly prized for its beauty or perfection
hold dear; "I prize these old photographs"
a building in a tree
(N) A raincoat made of waterproof heavy-duty cotton gabardine drill, or leather, or poplin (alt trench coat)
(informal) small and of little importance; "a fiddling sum of money"; "a footling gesture"; "our worries are lilliputian compared with those of countries that are at war"; "a little (or small) matter"; "a dispute over niggling details"; "limited to petty enterprises"; "piffling efforts"; "giving a police officer a free meal may be against the law, but it seems to be a picayune infraction"
concerned with trivialities; "a trivial young woman"; "a trivial mind"
of little substance or significance; "a few superficial editorial changes"; "only trivial objections"
the act of refusing an offer; "the turndown was polite but very firm"
root of any of several members of the mustard family
widely cultivated plant having a large fleshy edible white or yellow root
a state in the western United States; settled in 1847 by Mormons led by Brigham Young
the local time at the 0 meridian passing through Greenwich, England; it is the same everywhere
the syllable naming the first (tonic) note of any major scale in solmization