Sökningar idag January 2012
Crosstips helped to find the following words this month:
have ownership or possession of
agency: an administrative unit of government; "the Central Intelligence Agency"; "the Census Bureau"; "Office of Management and Budget"; "Tennessee Valley Authority";
chest of drawers: furniture with drawers for keeping clothes
repeat a passage from
a porch or entrance to a building consisting of a covered and often columned area
the act of taking revenge (harming someone in retaliation for something harmful that they have done) especially in the next life; I will repay, saith the Lord"--Romans 12:19
adapt - make fit for, or change to suit a new purpose; "Adapt our native cuisine to the available food resources of the new country";
adjust: adapt or conform oneself to new or different conditions; "We must adjust to the bad economic situation"
an eight-sided polygon
man-made equipment that orbits around the earth or the moon
émigration massive d'un peuple (exode de populations affamées, exode rural);
départ en foule (l'exode des vacanciers);
déplacement important de masses (exode des investissements)
ensemble d'individus unis dans une communauté de langage et de culture et dont les structures économiques et sociales sont proches
vivacité, bonne humeur communicative
capable de deviner, pénétrant, clairvoyant
(administration) relatif à l'administration;
(administration) chargé des tâches d'administration;
péjorativement relatif à une personne tatillonne
a spirit that lives in or frequents the woods
hardy breed of dairy cattle from Ayr, Scotland
strikingly strange or unusual
kill en masse; kill on a large scale; kill many
elimination: the bodily process of discharging waste matter;
body waste: waste matter (as urine or sweat but especially feces) discharged from the body
an assistant subject to the authority or control of another
compendious: briefly giving the gist of something; "a short and compendious book"; "a compact style is brief and pithy"; "succinct comparisons ...
contrite: feeling or expressing pain or sorrow for sins or offenses;
ruefully - in a rueful manner; "`I made a big mistake,' he said ruefully"
rubbish - worthless material that is to be disposed of;
rubbish - attack strongly;
rubbish - folderol: nonsensical talk or writing;
Rubbish - Waste (also referred to as rubbish, trash, refuse, garbage, or junk) is unwanted or unusable materials.
gunman: a professional killer who uses a gun;
Gunfighter, also gunslinger, is a 20th century name, used in cinema or literature, referring to men in the American Old West who had gained a reputation as being dangerous with a gun.
small Australian parakeet usually light green with black and yellow markings in the wild but bred in many colors
an Argentine revolutionary leader who was Fidel Castro's chief lieutenant in the Cuban revolution; active in other Latin American countries; was captured and executed by the Bolivian army (1928-1967)
rice (with raw fish) wrapped in seaweed
not sensible about practical matters; idealistic and unrealistic
stash - hoard: save up as for future use;
stash - hoard: a secret store of valuables or money;
Stash is the debut album by sludge/stoner metal band Bongzilla. It was released in April 1999 through Relapse Records. ...
essential oil or perfume obtained from flowers
making one feel out of place or alienated
wrongfully seizing and holding (an office or powers) by force (especially the seizure of a throne or supreme authority)
the act of using
United States writer (born in Russia) noted for his science fiction (1920-1992)
asymmetrical: characterized by asymmetry in the spatial arrangement or placement of parts or components;
Of a shape, not symmetric;
asymmetry - (mathematics) a lack of symmetry
employed in accomplishing something
a person who makes use of a thing; someone who uses or employs something
saliva spilling from the mouth
headgear for a horse; includes a headstall and bit and reins to give the rider or driver control
Comparative form of brusque: more brusque
armor: a military unit consisting of armored fighting vehicles;
armor: protective covering made of metal and used in combat;
armor: equip with armor
Cronyism is partiality to long-standing friends, especially by appointing them to positions of authority, regardless of their qualifications. Hence, cronyism is contrary in practice and principle to meritocracy. ...
marked by a tendency to find and call attention to errors and flaws
Epcot is a theme park at the Walt Disney World Resort. The park is dedicated to international culture and technological innovation. The second park built at the resort, it opened on October 1, 1982 and was named EPCOT Center until 1994.
unaged colorless liquor originating in Russia
pompadour - French noblewoman who was the lover of Louis XV, whose policies she influenced (1721-1764);
pompadour - style women's hair in a pompadour;
pompadour - a hair style in which the front hair is swept up from the forehead
Honey bees (or honeybees) are a subset of bees in the genus Apis, primarily distinguished by the production and storage of honey and the construction of , colonial nests out of wax. Honey bees are the only extant members of the tribe Apini, all
loss resulting from failure of a debt to be paid
a writer of poems (the term is usually reserved for writers of good poetry)
Kurt Donald Cobain (pronounced , ; February 20, 1967 – c. April 5, 1994) was an American singer-songwriter and musician, best known as the lead singer and guitarist of the rock band Nirvana.
a design or figure that consists of recurring shapes or colors, as in architecture or decoration
burrowing herbivorous Australian marsupials about the size of a badger
downplay - understate: represent as less significant or important;
downplay - background: understate the importance or quality of; "he played down his royal ancestry"
devoid of feeling or sensation
In psychology, desensitization (also called inurement) is a process for mitigating the harmful effects of phobias or other disorders. ...
of or relating to inertia
partiality that is not fair or equitable
a woman who is considered to be dangerously seductive
black: the quality or state of the achromatic color of least lightness (bearing the least resemblance to white);
The condition of being inky;
inkier - Comparative form of inky: more inky
produced without vibration of the vocal cords
insinuation: an indirect (and usually malicious) implication
unconditioned: not established by conditioning or learning; "an unconditioned reflex";
natural: being talented through inherited qualities; "a natural leader"; "a born musician"; "an innate talent"
Comparative form of smoggy: more smoggy;
smogginess - smog: air pollution by a mixture of smoke and fog
wild or domesticated South American cud-chewing animal related to camels but smaller and lacking a hump
called forth from a latent or potential state by stimulation
the colorless watery fluid of the blood and lymph that contains no cells, but in which the blood cells (erythrocytes, leukocytes, and thrombocytes) are suspended
cloth covering that forms the part of a garment below the waist
an airfield without normal airport facilities
mishap: an instance of misfortune
the form of a word that is used to denote a singleton
A firecracker (also known as a cracker, noise maker, banger or bunger) is a small explosive device primarily designed to produce a large amount of noise, especially in the form of a loud bang; any visual effect is incidental to this goal. ...
Tilsit cheese or Tilsiter cheese is a light yellow semi-hard cheese, created in the mid-19th century by Prussian-Swiss settlers, the Westphal ...
sanctioned by custom or morality especially sexual morality
fully ripened sweet red pepper; usually cooked
an incorrect or unsuitable name
shucking - Opening an oyster.
shininess: the visual property of something that shines with reflected light;
splendor; radiance; shininess; To shine; to glisten; beautiful, good-looking, attractive; radiant; shiny
ogle - look at with amorous intentions;
OGLE - The Optical Gravitational Lensing Experiment is a Polish astronomical project based at Warsaw University that is chiefly concerned with ...
common iguana: large herbivorous tropical American arboreal lizards with a spiny crest along the back; used as human food in Central America and ...;
Iguana is a fictional character in the Marvel Universe.
struck with fear, dread, or consternation
The following is a list of episodes for the HBO original series Entourage.;
Santi is the second album by The Academy Is..., released on April 2 and 3, 2007 by Fueled by Ramen.;
"Neighbors" is a short story written by Raymond Carver in 1976.
Méier is a neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
the hoist at the pithead of a mine
the quality of needing attention and affection and reassurance to a marked degree
Cat communication consists of a range of methods by which cats communicate with humans, other cats, and other animals. ...
the act of ceding
KERR (750 AM, "KERR Country") is a radio station licensed to serve Polson, Montana. The station is owned by Anderson Radio Broadcasting, Inc. It airs a Country music format.
toxin secreted by animals; secreted by certain snakes and poisonous insects (e.g., spiders and scorpions)
the condition of being reinstated
deadly: of an instrument of certain death; "deadly poisons"; "lethal weapon"; "a lethal injection";
One of the higher alcohols of the paraffine series obtained from spermaceti as a white crystalline solid; deadly; mortal; fatal
a written message addressed to a person or organization
in a menial manner
Indian nun and missionary in the Roman Catholic Church (born of Albanian parents in what is now Macedonia); dedicated to helping the poor in India (1910-1997)
a native or inhabitant of Senegal;
of or relating to or characteristic of Senegal or its people; "Senegalese villages"; "Senegalese herdsmen"
rebuttal - the speech act of refuting by offering a contrary contention or argument;
rebuttal - rebutter: (law) a pleading by the defendant in reply to a plaintiff's surrejoinder
United States economist who wrote about conspicuous consumption (1857-1929);
United States mathematician (1880-1960)
derogative: expressive of low opinion; "derogatory comments"; "disparaging remarks about the new house"
shift to a clockwise direction
proved to be true
a metric unit of volume equal to one hundredth of a liter
showing your contempt by derision
the literary culture
informed about the latest trends
a game played with rackets by two or four players who hit a ball back and forth over a net that divides the court
adz: an edge tool used to cut and shape wood;
An adze or adz is a tool used for smoothing rough-cut wood in hand woodworking. Generally, the user stands astride a board or log and swings the ...
adjoin - border: lie adjacent to another or share a boundary; "Canada adjoins the U.S."; "England marches with Scotland"
the idea of something that is perfect; something that one hopes to attain
having no employment
to gain with effort
of an angle; between 90 and 180 degrees
Comparative form of earthy: more earthy
the Bodhisattva who is to appear as a Buddha 5000 years after the death of Gautama
work force: the force of workers available;
"The Manpower!!!"|THE マンパワー!!! is the twenty-fifth single of Japanese pop idol group Morning Musume. It also served as the last single of the last founding member of the group Kaori Iida.
an ache localized in the back
fancy man: a woman's lover;
concubine: a woman who cohabits with an important man
primitive predaceous North American fish covered with hard scales and having long jaws with needlelike teeth
Caleb is a fictional character in comic book W.I.T.C.H. and the animated series of the same name, voiced in the latter by Greg Cipes.;
Caleb (כָּלֵב, kalev; Tiberian vocalization: ; Hebrew Academy: ) is a male given name.
a stringed instrument of the guitar family that has long neck and circular body
largess: a gift or money given (as for service or out of benevolence); usually given ostentatiously;
munificence: liberality in bestowing gifts; extremely liberal and generous of spirit;
Alternative spelling of largess
small soft-furred South American and Central American monkey with claws instead of nails
cover with zinc
the sensation that results when taste buds in the tongue and throat convey information about the chemical composition of a soluble stimulus
any of several North American composite subshrubs of the genera Artemis or Seriphidium
chewy cookie usually containing almond paste
Of, pertaining to, or composed of factions;
factionalism - The splitting of a group into factions; Conflict between factions
an unaccompanied partsong for 2 or 3 voices; follows a strict poetic form
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