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Adrift meaning

adrift

Adjective: adrift Pronunciation: (u`drift) Adrift meaning: floating without control and without anchor or mooring ( mooring = act of making fast a boat with anchors).              Similar word: afloat Aimlessly …

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Prop meaning

prop

Noun: prop Pronunciation: (próp) Prop meaning: A pole or beam placed beneath something to keep it from falling or shaking. (used as a temporary support)              Synonym: support A portable …

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Eyrie meaning or Aerie meaning

eyrie

Noun: eyrie Pronunciation: (i-u-ree) Eyrie meaning: Large nest of a bird of prey (example:- eagle or hawk or vulture ) on a cliff. Synonyms : aerie, eyry, aery Origin : Medieval Latin Quotations: J.R.R.Tolkien – …

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Wring meaning

wring

Verb: wring Pronunciation: (ring) Wring meaning: Squeeze and twist to force liquid from or compress in order to extract liquid           Synonyms: crush,mash, squash, squeeze Twist and compress       …

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Clump meaning

clump

Noun: clump Pronunciation: (klu`mp) Clump meaning: Small group of plants growing closely together Synonyms : bunch, cluster A mass or lump of something Synonyms : chunk, clod, glob A heavy dull sound (as made by …

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Hammock meaning

hammock

Noun: hammock Pronunciation: (ha-muk) Hammock meaning: A hanging wide strip of canvas or rope mesh (usually it is suspended between two trees and is used as a bed) Synonym: sack A small hill Synonyms: knoll, …

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Ford meaning

fording

Noun: ford Pronunciation: (fawrd) Ford meaning: The shallow of a river or stream where it can be crossed without a bridge . Act of crossing a river by wading ( ) or on a horse …

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Aqueduct meaning

Segovia_aqueduct

Noun: aqueduct Pronunciation: (‘ak-wu,du`kt) Aqueduct meaning : a structure like a bridge that incorporates a canal or pipes for carrying water across a valley. Passage in a part or organ Synonyms : canal, conduit, waterway, …

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Intrepid meaning

intrepid

Adjective: intrepid  Pronunciation: (in’tre-pid) Intrepid meaning: fearless; adventurous or characterized by fortitude ( fortitude= strength of mind that helps a person to face danger, pain or trouble) Synonyms : audacious, bold, fearless, gutsy, brave, lionhearted, …

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Joust meaning

Description: Jousting is a martial game or hastilude between two horsemen and using lances, often as part of a tournament. The primary aim is to strike the opponent with the lance while riding towards him at high speed, if possible …

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