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Sökningar idag April 2012

Crosstips helped to find the following words this month:

English (GB)

  • vengeful
    revengeful: disposed to seek revenge or intended for revenge; "more vindictive than jealous love"- Shakespeare; "punishments... ...;
    Vindictive or wanting vengeance
  • yes
    an affirmative
  • advisable
    worthy of being recommended or suggested; prudent or wise
  • maladroit
    not adroit

Français

  • exaltée
  • duplex
  • stop
    (mot anglais) exprime un ordre impératif d'arrêt;
    panneau de signalisation : arrêt marqué;
    signal lumineux rouge
  • comparable
  • rodait
  • tonneliers
  • ennuie
  • ignominie
    action ou parole infâme;
    grand déshonneur public, affront

English (US)

  • extinguishable
    capable of being extinguished or killed
  • awkward
    causing inconvenience
  • turret
    a small tower extending above a building
  • bunion
    a painful swelling of the bursa of the first joint of the big toe
  • stereo
    reproducer in which two microphones feed two or more loudspeakers to give a three-dimensional effect to the sound
  • stand
    the position where a thing or person stands
  • asparagus
    plant whose succulent young shoots are cooked and eaten as a vegetable
  • usurer
    someone who lends money at excessive rates of interest
  • uriah
    (Old Testament) the husband of Bathsheba and a soldier who was sent to die in battle so that king David could marry his wife (circa 10th century BC)
  • prawn
    any of various edible decapod crustaceans
  • presto
    (of tempo) very fast
  • aquamarine
    a transparent variety of beryl that is blue green in color
  • oprah
    Oprah Gail Winfrey (born January 29, 1954) is an American media personality, actress, television producer, literary critic and magazine publisher ...
  • roadrunner
    speedy largely terrestrial bird found from California and Mexico to Texas
  • communicate
    transmit information
  • inflated
    hyperbolic: enlarged beyond truth or reasonableness; "a hyperbolic style"
  • incipient
    only partly in existence; imperfectly formed
  • uniformly
    in a uniform manner
  • smarmy
    buttery: unpleasantly and excessively suave or ingratiating in manner or speech; "buttery praise"; "gave him a fulsome introduction"; "an oily ...;
    Falsely earnest, smug, or ingratiating
  • ambush
    the act of concealing yourself and lying in wait to attack by surprise
  • gladstones
  • sloughs
    slough - gangrene: necrotic tissue; a mortified or gangrenous part or mass;
    slough - a hollow filled with mud;
    slough - a stagnant swamp (especially as part of a bayou)
  • biennial
    (botany) a plant having a life cycle that normally takes two seasons from germination to death to complete; flowering biennials usually bloom and fruit in the second season
  • yielding
    inclined to yield to argument or influence or control
  • bistro
    a small informal restaurant; serves wine
  • minuteman
    an American militiaman prior to and during the American Revolution
  • vicarious
    experienced at secondhand
  • pioneer
    someone who helps to open up a new line of research or technology or art
  • shrapnel
    shell containing lead pellets that explodes in flight
  • shrine
    a place of worship hallowed by association with some sacred thing or person
  • eggshell
    shell: the exterior covering of a bird's egg;
    An eggshell is the outer covering of a hard-shelled egg and of some forms of eggs with soft outer coats.;
    The color eggshell is displayed at right.
  • seasick
    airsick: experiencing motion sickness;
    Seasick is the first album by indie rock band Imperial Teen, and was released in the U.S. on May 7, 1996 from Slash Records.;
    Suffering from sickness, nausea or dizziness due to the motion of a ship at sea
  • reversible
    a garment (especially a coat) that can be worn inside out (with either side of the cloth showing)
  • gearshift
    a mechanical device for engaging and disengaging gears
  • seaport
    a sheltered port where ships can take on or discharge cargo
  • aesthetic
    (philosophy) a philosophical theory as to what is beautiful
  • ferraro
  • tenet
    dogma: a religious doctrine that is proclaimed as true without proof;
    Tenet is an ethnic group in Eastern Equatoria in Sudan. They speak Tennet, a Nilo-Saharan language. They number over 10,000 in size.
  • nectarine
    variety or mutation of the peach bearing fruit with smooth skin and (usually) yellow flesh
  • restaurateur
    the proprietor of a restaurant
  • adele
    Adele was a steel screw steamer that was built in 1906 as a yacht. She was twice commissioned into the Royal Australian Navy (RAN), firstly as ...
  • schools
    A school (from Greek σχολή (scholē), originally meaning "leisure", and also "that in which leisure is employed", "school"), is an institution designed to allow and encourage students (or "pupils") to learn, under the supervision of teachers. ...
  • ocarina
    egg-shaped terra cotta wind instrument with a mouthpiece and finger holes
  • accede
    take on duties or office
  • abbot
    the superior of an abbey of monks
  • partisan
    a fervent and even militant proponent of something
  • harangue
    a loud bombastic declamation expressed with strong emotion
  • racer
    someone who drives racing cars at high speeds


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