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  • dough (definition)
    (1 vote)
    n 1: a flour mixture stiff enough to knead or roll 2: informal terms for money [syn: boodle, bread, cabbage, clams, dinero, dough, gelt, kale, lettuce, lolly, lucre, loot, moolah, pelf, scratch, shekels, simoleons, sugar, wampum]
  • demo (definition)
    (1 vote)
    n 1: a visual presentation showing how something works; "the lecture was accompanied by dramatic demonstrations"; "the lecturer shot off a pistol as a demonstration of the startle response" [syn: demonstration, demo] v 1: give an exhibition of to an interested audience; "She shows her dogs frequently"; "We will demo the new software in Washington" [syn: show, demo, exhibit, present, demonstrate]
  • quango (definition)
    (1 vote)
    n 1: a quasi nongovernmental organization; an organization that is financed by the government yet acts independently of the government [syn: quango, quasi-NGO]
  • willow (name) (place) (definition)
    (1 vote)
    n 1: any of numerous deciduous trees and shrubs of the genus Salix [syn: willow, willow tree] 2: a textile machine having a system of revolving spikes for opening and cleaning raw textile fibers
  • adagio (definition)
    adv 1: slowly; "here you must play adagio" adj 1: (of tempo) leisurely n 1: (music) a composition played in adagio tempo (slowly and gracefully); "they played the adagio too quickly" 2: a slow section of a pas de deux requiring great skill and strength by the dancers
  • afro (definition)
    n 1: a rounded thickly curled hairdo [syn: Afro, Afro hairdo]
  • afterglow (definition)
    n 1: a glow sometimes seen in the sky after sunset 2: the pleasure of remembering some pleasant event; "he basked in the afterglow of his victory"
  • aggro (definition)
    n 1: (informal British usage) aggravation or aggression; "I skipped it because it was too much aggro"
  • aglow (definition)
    adj 1: softly bright or radiant; "a house aglow with lights"; "glowing embers"; "lambent tongues of flame"; "the lucent moon"; "a sky luminous with stars" [syn: aglow(p), lambent, lucent, luminous]
  • ago (definition)
    adv 1: in the past; "long ago"; "sixty years ago my grandfather came to the U.S." adj 1: gone by; or in the past; "two years ago"; "`agone' is an archaic word for `ago'" [syn: ago, agone]
  • airflow (definition)
    n 1: the flow of air; "she adjusted the fan so that the airflow was directed right at her" [syn: airflow, air flow, flow of air]
  • akimbo (definition)
    adv 1: with hands on hips and elbows extending outward; "she stood there akimbo" adj 1: (used of arms and legs) bent outward with the joint away from the body; "a tailor sitting with legs akimbo"; "stood with arms akimbo"
  • albino (place) (definition)
    n 1: a person with congenital albinism: white hair and milky skin; eyes are usually pink
  • alfresco (definition)
    adv 1: outside a building; "in summer we play outside" [syn: outside, outdoors, out of doors, alfresco] [ant: indoors, inside] adj 1: in the open air; "an alfresco lunch"; "an open-air theater" [syn: alfresco, open-air(a)]
  • allegro (definition)
    adv 1: in a quick and lively tempo; "play this section allegro" adj 1: (of tempo) fast n 1: a brisk and lively tempo 2: a musical composition or musical passage to be performed quickly in a brisk lively manner
  • alnico (definition)
    n 1: trade name for an alloy used to make high-energy permanent magnets; contains aluminum and iron and nickel plus cobalt or copper or titanium
  • aloe (definition)
    n 1: succulent plants having rosettes of leaves usually with fiber like hemp and spikes of showy flowers; found chiefly in Africa
  • also (definition)
    adv 1: in addition; "he has a Mercedes, too" [syn: besides, too, also, likewise, as well]
  • alto (place) (definition)
    adj 1: of or being the lowest female voice [syn: alto, contralto] 2: of or being the highest male voice; having a range above that of tenor [syn: countertenor, alto] 3: (of a musical instrument) second highest member of a group; "alto clarinet or recorder" n 1: a singer whose voice lies in the alto clef 2: the lowest female singing voice [syn: contralto, alto] 3: the highest adult male singing voice [syn: countertenor, alto] 4: (of a musical instrument) the second highest instrument in a family of musical instruments 5: the pitch range of the lowest female voice
  • ambo (place) (definition)
    n 1: a platform raised above the surrounding level to give prominence to the person on it [syn: dais, podium, pulpit, rostrum, ambo, stump, soapbox]
  • amigo (definition)
    n 1: a friend or comrade
  • amino (definition)
    adj 1: pertaining to or containing any of a group of organic compounds of nitrogen derived from ammonia [syn: amino, aminic] n 1: the radical -NH2 [syn: amino, amino group]
  • ammo (definition)
    n 1: projectiles to be fired from a gun [syn: ammunition, ammo]
  • apropos (definition)
    adv 1: at an opportune time; "your letter arrived apropos" [syn: seasonably, timely, well-timed, apropos] 2: introducing a different topic; in point of fact; "incidentally, I won't go to the party" [syn: by the way, by the bye, incidentally, apropos] adj 1: of an appropriate or pertinent nature [ant: malapropos]
  • argot (definition)
    n 1: a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves); "they don't speak our lingo" [syn: slang, cant, jargon, lingo, argot, patois, vernacular]
  • arrow (name) (definition)
    n 1: a mark to indicate a direction or relation [syn: arrow, pointer] 2: a projectile with a straight thin shaft and an arrowhead on one end and stabilizing vanes on the other; intended to be shot from a bow
  • arroyo (place) (definition)
    n 1: a stream or brook
  • audio (definition)
    n 1: the audible part of a transmitted signal; "they always raise the audio for commercials" [syn: audio, sound] 2: an audible acoustic wave frequency [syn: audio, audio frequency] 3: a recording of acoustic signals [syn: sound recording, audio recording, audio] 4: the sound elements of television
  • auto (definition)
    n 1: a motor vehicle with four wheels; usually propelled by an internal combustion engine; "he needs a car to get to work" [syn: car, auto, automobile, machine, motorcar]
  • backhoe (definition)
    n 1: an excavator whose shovel bucket is attached to a hinged boom and is drawn backward to move earth
  • bagnio (definition)
    n 1: a building where prostitutes are available [syn: whorehouse, brothel, bordello, bagnio, house of prostitution, house of ill repute, bawdyhouse, cathouse, sporting house] 2: a building containing public baths [syn: bathhouse, bagnio]
  • bambino (definition)
    n 1: a young child [syn: toddler, yearling, tot, bambino]
  • bandeau (definition)
    n 1: an undergarment worn by women to support their breasts [syn: brassiere, bra, bandeau]
  • banjo (definition)
    n 1: a stringed instrument of the guitar family that has long neck and circular body
  • barrio (definition)
    n 1: a Spanish-speaking quarter in a town or city (especially in the United States) 2: an urban area in a Spanish-speaking country
  • barrow (name) (place) (definition)
    n 1: the quantity that a barrow will hold [syn: barrow, barrowful] 2: (archeology) a heap of earth placed over prehistoric tombs [syn: burial mound, grave mound, barrow, tumulus] 3: a cart for carrying small loads; has handles and one or more wheels [syn: barrow, garden cart, lawn cart, wheelbarrow]
  • basso (name) (definition)
    n 1: an adult male singer with the lowest voice [syn: bass, basso] 2: the lowest adult male singing voice [syn: bass, bass voice, basso]
  • beano (definition)
    n 1: a game in which numbered balls are drawn at random and players cover the corresponding numbers on their cards [syn: lotto, bingo, beano, keno]
  • beau (name) (definition)
    n 1: a man who is the lover of a girl or young woman; "if I'd known he was her boyfriend I wouldn't have asked" [syn: boyfriend, fellow, beau, swain, young man] 2: a man who is much concerned with his dress and appearance [syn: dandy, dude, fop, gallant, sheik, beau, swell, fashion plate, clotheshorse]
  • bedfellow (definition)
    n 1: a temporary associate; "politics makes strange bedfellows" 2: a person with whom you share a bed
  • bellow (name) (definition)
    n 1: a very loud utterance (like the sound of an animal); "his bellow filled the hallway" [syn: bellow, bellowing, holla, holler, hollering, hollo, holloa, roar, roaring, yowl] 2: United States author (born in Canada) whose novels influenced American literature after World War II (1915-2005) [syn: Bellow, Saul Bellow, Solomon Bellow] v 1: shout loudly and without restraint [syn: bawl, bellow] 2: make a loud noise, as of animal; "The bull bellowed" [syn: bellow, roar]
  • below (definition)
    adv 1: in or to a place that is lower [syn: below, at a lower place, to a lower place, beneath] [ant: above, higher up, in a higher place, to a higher place] 2: at a later place; "see below" [ant: above, supra] 3: (in writing) see below; "vide infra" [syn: below, infra] 4: on a floor below; "the tenants live downstairs" [syn: downstairs, down the stairs, on a lower floor, below] [ant: on a higher floor, up the stairs, upstairs] 5: further down; "see under for further discussion" [syn: under, below]
  • bestow (definition)
    v 1: present; "The university conferred a degree on its most famous former student, who never graduated"; "bestow an honor on someone" [syn: confer, bestow] 2: give as a gift 3: bestow a quality on; "Her presence lends a certain cachet to the company"; "The music added a lot to the play"; "She brings a special atmosphere to our meetings"; "This adds a light note to the program" [syn: lend, impart, bestow, contribute, add, bring]
  • billow (definition)
    n 1: a large sea wave [syn: billow, surge] v 1: rise up as if in waves; "smoke billowed up into the sky" [syn: billow, wallow] 2: move with great difficulty; "The soldiers billowed across the muddy riverbed" 3: rise and move, as in waves or billows; "The army surged forward" [syn: billow, surge, heave] 4: become inflated; "The sails ballooned" [syn: balloon, inflate, billow]
  • bimbo (place) (definition)
    n 1: a young woman indulged by rich and powerful older men
  • bingo (definition)
    n 1: a game in which numbered balls are drawn at random and players cover the corresponding numbers on their cards [syn: lotto, bingo, beano, keno]
  • biro (definition)
    n 1: a pen that has a small metal ball as the point of transfer of ink to paper [syn: ballpoint, ballpoint pen, ballpen, Biro]
  • bistro (definition)
    n 1: a small informal restaurant; serves wine
  • blotto (definition)
    adj 1: very drunk [syn: besotted, blind drunk, blotto, crocked, cockeyed, fuddled, loaded, pie-eyed, pissed, pixilated, plastered, slopped, sloshed, smashed, soaked, soused, sozzled, squiffy, stiff, tight, wet]
  • blow (name) (definition)
    n 1: a powerful stroke with the fist or a weapon; "a blow on the head" 2: an impact (as from a collision); "the bump threw him off the bicycle" [syn: blow, bump] 3: an unfortunate happening that hinders or impedes; something that is thwarting or frustrating [syn: reverse, reversal, setback, blow, black eye] 4: an unpleasant or disappointing surprise; "it came as a shock to learn that he was injured" [syn: shock, blow] 5: a strong current of air; "the tree was bent almost double by the gust" [syn: gust, blast, blow] 6: street names for cocaine [syn: coke, blow, nose candy, snow, C] 7: forceful exhalation through the nose or mouth; "he gave his nose a loud blow"; "he blew out all the candles with a single puff" [syn: blow, puff] v 1: exhale hard; "blow on the soup to cool it down" 2: be blowing or storming; "The wind blew from the West" 3: free of obstruction by blowing air through; "blow one's nose" 4: be in motion due to some air or water current; "The leaves were blowing in the wind"; "the boat drifted on the lake"; "The sailboat was adrift on the open sea"; "the shipwrecked boat drifted away from the shore" [syn: float, drift, be adrift, blow] 5: make a sound as if blown; "The whistle blew" 6: shape by blowing; "Blow a glass vase" 7: make a mess of, destroy or ruin; "I botched the dinner and we had to eat out"; "the pianist screwed up the difficult passage in the second movement" [syn: botch, bodge, bumble, fumble, botch up, muff, blow, flub, screw up, ball up, spoil, muck up, bungle, fluff, bollix, bollix up, bollocks, bollocks up, bobble, mishandle, louse up, foul up, mess up, fuck up] 8: spend thoughtlessly; throw away; "He wasted his inheritance on his insincere friends"; "You squandered the opportunity to get and advanced degree" [syn: waste, blow, squander] [ant: conserve, economise, economize, husband] 9: spend lavishly or wastefully on; "He blew a lot of money on his new home theater" 10: sound by having air expelled through a tube; "The trumpets blew" 11: play or sound a wind instrument; "She blew the horn" 12: provide sexual gratification through oral stimulation [syn: fellate, suck, blow, go down on] 13: cause air to go in, on, or through; "Blow my hair dry" 14: cause to move by means of an air current; "The wind blew the leaves around in the yard" 15: spout moist air from the blowhole; "The whales blew" 16: leave; informal or rude; "shove off!"; "The children shoved along"; "Blow now!" [syn: shove off, shove along, blow] 17: lay eggs; "certain insects are said to blow" 18: cause to be revealed and jeopardized; "The story blew their cover"; "The double agent was blown by the other side" 19: show off [syn: boast, tout, swash, shoot a line, brag, gas, blow, bluster, vaunt, gasconade] 20: allow to regain its breath; "blow a horse" 21: melt, break, or become otherwise unusable; "The lightbulbs blew out"; "The fuse blew" [syn: blow out, burn out, blow] 22: burst suddenly; "The tire blew"; "We blew a tire"
  • bolero (definition)
    n 1: music written in the rhythm of the bolero dance 2: a short jacket; worn mostly by women 3: a Spanish dance in triple time accompanied by guitar and castanets
  • bolo (place) (definition)
    n 1: a cord fastened around the neck with an ornamental clasp and worn as a necktie [syn: bolo tie, bolo, bola tie, bola] 2: long heavy knife with a single edge; of Philippine origin [syn: bolo, bolo knife]
  • bongo (definition)
    n 1: a small drum; played with the hands [syn: bongo, bongo drum] 2: large forest antelope of central Africa having a reddish- brown coat with white stripes and spiral horns [syn: bongo, Tragelaphus eurycerus, Boocercus eurycerus]
  • bonito (place) (definition)
    n 1: flesh of mostly Pacific food fishes of the genus Sarda of the family Scombridae; related to but smaller than tuna 2: fish whose flesh is dried and flaked for Japanese cookery; may be same species as skipjack tuna [syn: bonito, oceanic bonito, Katsuwonus pelamis] 3: any of various scombroid fishes intermediate in size and characteristics between mackerels and tunas
  • bordello (definition)
    n 1: a building where prostitutes are available [syn: whorehouse, brothel, bordello, bagnio, house of prostitution, house of ill repute, bawdyhouse, cathouse, sporting house]
  • borough (definition)
    n 1: one of the administrative divisions of a large city 2: an English town that forms the constituency of a member of parliament
  • borrow (name) (definition)
    v 1: get temporarily; "May I borrow your lawn mower?" [ant: lend, loan] 2: take up and practice as one's own [syn: adopt, borrow, take over, take up]
  • bow (name) (definition)
    n 1: a knot with two loops and loose ends; used to tie shoelaces [syn: bow, bowknot] 2: a slightly curved piece of resilient wood with taut horsehair strands; used in playing certain stringed instruments 3: front part of a vessel or aircraft; "he pointed the bow of the boat toward the finish line" [syn: bow, fore, prow, stem] 4: a weapon for shooting arrows, composed of a curved piece of resilient wood with a taut cord to propel the arrow 5: something curved in shape [syn: bow, arc] 6: bending the head or body or knee as a sign of reverence or submission or shame or greeting [syn: bow, bowing, obeisance] 7: an appearance by actors or performers at the end of the concert or play in order to acknowledge the applause of the audience [syn: bow, curtain call] 8: a decorative interlacing of ribbons 9: a stroke with a curved piece of wood with taut horsehair strands that is used in playing stringed instruments v 1: bend one's knee or body, or lower one's head; "He bowed before the King"; "She bowed her head in shame" [syn: bow, bow down] 2: yield to another's wish or opinion; "The government bowed to the military pressure" [syn: submit, bow, defer, accede, give in] 3: bend the head or the upper part of the body in a gesture of respect or greeting; "He bowed before the King" 4: bend one's back forward from the waist on down; "he crouched down"; "She bowed before the Queen"; "The young man stooped to pick up the girl's purse" [syn: crouch, stoop, bend, bow] 5: play on a string instrument with a bow
  • bozo (definition)
    n 1: a man who is a stupid incompetent fool [syn: fathead, goof, goofball, bozo, jackass, goose, cuckoo, twat, zany] 2: an informal term for a youth or man; "a nice guy"; "the guy's only doing it for some doll" [syn: guy, cat, hombre, bozo]
  • bravado (definition)
    n 1: a swaggering show of courage [syn: bravado, bluster]
  • bravo (definition)
    n 1: a murderer (especially one who kills a prominent political figure) who kills by a surprise attack and often is hired to do the deed; "his assassins were hunted down like animals"; "assassinators of kings and emperors" [syn: assassin, assassinator, bravo] 2: a cry of approval as from an audience at the end of great performance v 1: applaud with shouts of `bravo' or `brava'
  • brio (definition)
    n 1: quality of being active or spirited or alive and vigorous [syn: animation, spiritedness, invigoration, brio, vivification]
  • bronco (definition)
    n 1: an unbroken or imperfectly broken mustang [syn: bronco, bronc, broncho]
  • buffalo (place) (definition)
    n 1: large shaggy-haired brown bison of North American plains [syn: American bison, American buffalo, buffalo, Bison bison] 2: a city on Lake Erie in western New York (near Niagara Falls) 3: meat from an American bison 4: any of several Old World animals resembling oxen including, e.g., water buffalo; Cape buffalo [syn: Old World buffalo, buffalo] v 1: intimidate or overawe
  • bungalow (definition)
    n 1: a small house with a single story [syn: bungalow, cottage]
  • bunko (definition)
    n 1: a swindle in which you cheat at gambling or persuade a person to buy worthless property [syn: bunco, bunco game, bunko, bunko game, con, confidence trick, confidence game, con game, gyp, hustle, sting, flimflam]
  • bureau (definition)
    n 1: an administrative unit of government; "the Central Intelligence Agency"; "the Census Bureau"; "Office of Management and Budget"; "Tennessee Valley Authority" [syn: agency, federal agency, government agency, bureau, office, authority] 2: furniture with drawers for keeping clothes [syn: chest of drawers, chest, bureau, dresser]
  • burro (definition)
    n 1: small donkey used as a pack animal
  • burrow (name) (definition)
    n 1: a hole made by an animal, usually for shelter [syn: burrow, tunnel] v 1: move through by or as by digging; "burrow through the forest" [syn: burrow, tunnel]
  • bushido (definition)
    n 1: traditional code of the Japanese samurai which stressed courage and loyalty and self-discipline and simple living
  • callow (name) (place) (definition)
    adj 1: young and inexperienced; "a fledgling enterprise"; "a fledgling skier"; "an unfledged lawyer" [syn: fledgling, unfledged, callow]
  • canto (name) (definition)
    n 1: the highest part (usually the melody) in a piece of choral music 2: a major division of a long poem
  • capo (definition)
    n 1: the head of a branch of an organized crime syndicate
  • cargo (name) (definition)
    n 1: goods carried by a large vehicle [syn: cargo, lading, freight, load, loading, payload, shipment, consignment]
  • cattalo (definition)
    n 1: hardy breed of cattle resulting from crossing domestic cattle with the American buffalo; yields leaner beef than conventional breeds [syn: cattalo, beefalo]
  • cello (name) (definition)
    n 1: a large stringed instrument; seated player holds it upright while playing [syn: cello, violoncello]
  • cero (definition)
    n 1: large edible mackerel of temperate United States coastal Atlantic waters [syn: cero, pintado, kingfish, Scomberomorus regalis] 2: large mackerel with long pointed snout; important food and game fish of the eastern Atlantic coast southward to Brazil [syn: king mackerel, cavalla, cero, Scomberomorus cavalla]
  • chapeau (definition)
    n 1: headdress that protects the head from bad weather; has shaped crown and usually a brim [syn: hat, chapeau, lid]
  • chateau (name) (definition)
    n 1: an impressive country house (or castle) in France
  • checkrow (definition)
    v 1: plant in checkrows
  • chino (place) (definition)
    n 1: trousers made with chino cloth 2: a coarse twilled cotton fabric frequently used for uniforms
  • cockcrow (definition)
    n 1: the first light of day; "we got up before dawn"; "they talked until morning" [syn: dawn, dawning, morning, aurora, first light, daybreak, break of day, break of the day, dayspring, sunrise, sunup, cockcrow] [ant: sundown, sunset]
  • coco (place) (definition)
    n 1: tall palm tree bearing coconuts as fruits; widely planted throughout the tropics [syn: coconut, coconut palm, coco palm, coco, cocoa palm, coconut tree, Cocos nucifera]
  • cocoa (place) (definition)
    n 1: a beverage made from cocoa powder and milk and sugar; usually drunk hot [syn: cocoa, chocolate, hot chocolate, drinking chocolate] 2: powder of ground roasted cacao beans with most of the fat removed
  • combo (definition)
    n 1: a small band of jazz musicians [syn: jazz band, jazz group, combo]
  • condo (definition)
    n 1: one of the dwelling units in a condominium [syn: condominium, condo]
  • credo (definition)
    n 1: any system of principles or beliefs [syn: creed, credo]
  • crossbow (definition)
    n 1: a bow fixed transversely on a wooden stock grooved to direct the arrow (quarrel)
  • crow (name) (definition)
    n 1: black birds having a raucous call 2: the cry of a cock (or an imitation of it) 3: a member of the Siouan people formerly living in eastern Montana 4: a small quadrilateral constellation in the southern hemisphere near Virgo [syn: Corvus, Crow] 5: an instance of boastful talk; "his brag is worse than his fight"; "whenever he won we were exposed to his gasconade" [syn: brag, bragging, crow, crowing, vaporing, line-shooting, gasconade] 6: a Siouan language spoken by the Crow v 1: dwell on with satisfaction [syn: gloat, triumph, crow] 2: express pleasure verbally; "She crowed with joy" 3: utter shrill sounds; "The cocks crowed all morning"
  • dado (place) (definition)
    n 1: panel forming the lower part of an interior wall when it is finished differently from the rest of the wall [syn: wainscot, dado] 2: the section of a pedestal between the base and the surbase 3: a rectangular groove cut into a board so that another piece can fit into it v 1: provide with a dado; "The owners wanted to dado their dining room" 2: cut a dado into or fit into a dado
  • deathblow (definition)
    n 1: the blow that kills (usually mercifully) [syn: deathblow, coup de grace]
  • dekko (definition)
    n 1: British slang for a look
  • depot (definition)
    n 1: station where transport vehicles load or unload passengers or goods [syn: terminal, terminus, depot] 2: a depository for goods; "storehouses were built close to the docks" [syn: storehouse, depot, entrepot, storage, store]
  • dildo (definition)
    n 1: a vibrating device that substitutes for an erect penis to provide vaginal stimulation
  • dingo (definition)
    n 1: wolflike yellowish-brown wild dog of Australia [syn: dingo, warrigal, warragal, Canis dingo]
  • disco (definition)
    n 1: popular dance music (especially in the late 1970s); melodic with a regular bass beat; intended mainly for dancing at discotheques [syn: disco, disco music] 2: a public dance hall for dancing to recorded popular music [syn: disco, discotheque] v 1: dance to disco music
  • ditto (definition)
    n 1: a mark used to indicate the word above it should be repeated [syn: ditto mark, ditto] v 1: repeat an action or statement; "The next speaker dittoed her argument"
  • dodo (definition)
    n 1: someone whose style is out of fashion [syn: dodo, fogy, fogey, fossil] 2: extinct heavy flightless bird of Mauritius related to pigeons [syn: dodo, Raphus cucullatus]
  • doe (name) (definition)
    n 1: the federal department responsible for maintaining a national energy policy of the United States; created in 1977 [syn: Department of Energy, Energy Department, Energy, DOE] 2: mature female of mammals of which the male is called `buck'
  • doggo (definition)
    adv 1: quietly in concealment; "he lay doggo" [syn: doggo, out of sight, in hiding]
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