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 person with fair skin and hair
a light grayish yellow to near white
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"
provide food and lodging (for); "The old lady is boarding three men"
a printed circuit that can be inserted into expansion slots in a computer to increase the computer's capabilities
lodge and take meals (at)
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"
get on board of (trains, buses, ships, aircraft, etc.)
a table at which meals are served; "he helped her clear the dining table"; "a feast was spread upon the board"
live and take one's meals at or in; "she rooms in an old boarding house"
a vertical surface on
a bowling game played on a level lawn with biased wooden balls that are rolled at a jack
the act of rolling something (as the ball in bowling)
a dish that is round and open at the top for serving foods
engage in the sport of bowling; "My parents like to bowl on Friday nights"
a round vessel that is open at the top; used chiefly for holding food or liquids;
hurl a cricket ball from one end of the pitch towards the batsman at the other end
a small round container that is open at the top for holding tobacco
roll (a ball)
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 concave shape with an open top
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"
the ripened reproductive body of a seed plant
bear fruit; "the trees fruited early this year"
cause to bear fruit
the quantity a glass will hold
a brittle transparent solid with irregular atomic structure
optical instrument consisting of a frame that holds a pair of lenses for correcting defective vision
become glassy or take on a glass-like appearance; "Her eyes glaze over when she is bored"
put in a glass container
enclose with glass; "glass in a porch"
scan (game in the forest) with binoculars
a small refracting telescope
furnish with glass; "glass the windows"
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 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)
a doctrine that is believed to be of great importance; "Newton's writings were gospel for those who followed"
Hi (Hawaii) a state in the United States in the central Pacific
the largest and southernmost of the Hawaii islands; has several volcanic peaks
easily assimilated in the alimentary canal; not rich or heavily seasoned; "a light diet"
marked by temperance in indulgence; "abstemious with the use of adverbs"; "a light eater"; "a light smoker"; "ate a light supper"
a person regarded very fondly; "the light of my life"
make lighter or brighter; "This lamp lightens the room a bit"
of comparatively little physical weight or density; "a light load"; "magnesium is a light metal--having a specific gravity of 1.74 at 20 degrees C"
very thin and insubstantial; "thin paper"; "light summer dresses"
(physics) electromagnetic radiation that can produce a visual sensation; "the light was filtered through a soft glass window"
begin to smoke; "After the meal, some of the diners lit up"
designed for ease of movement or to carry little weight; "light aircraft"; "a light truck"
with few burdens; "experienced travellers travel light"
weak and likely to
last or greatest in an indefinitely large series; "to the nth degree"
a public enclosure for stray or unlicensed dogs; "unlicensed dogs will be taken to the pound"
strike or drive against with a heavy impact; "ram the gate with a sledgehammer"; "pound on the door"
a symbol for a unit of currency (especially for the pound sterling in Great Britain)
move rhythmically; "Her heart was beating fast"
United States writer who lived in Europe; strongly influenced the development of modern literature (1885-1972)
move heavily or clumsily; "The heavy man lumbered across the room"
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 Ireland; equal to 100 pence
the basic u
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')
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"
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