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- (n.) A genus of large American serpents, including the boa constrictor, the emperor boa of Mexico (B. imperator), and the chevalier boa of Peru (B. eques).
- (n.) A long, round fur tippet; -- so called from its resemblance in shape to the boa constrictor.
- (n.) Anything that hangs so as to play loosely, or with a short abrupt motion, as at the end of a string; a pendant; as, the bob at the end of a kite's tail.
- (n.) A knot of worms, or of rags, on a string, used in angling, as for eels; formerly, a worm suitable for bait.
- (n.) A small piece of cork or light wood attached to a fishing line to show when a fish is biting; a float.
- (n.) The ball or heavy part of a pendulum; also, the ball or weight at the end of a plumb line.
- (n.) A small wheel, made of leather, with rounded edges, used in polishing spoons, etc.
- (n.) A short, jerking motion; act of bobbing; as, a bob of the head.
- (n.) A working beam.
- (n.) A knot or short curl of hair; also, a bob wig.
- (n.) A peculiar mode of ringing changes on bells.
- (n.) The refrain of a song.
- (n.) A blow; a shake or jog; a rap, as with the fist.
- (n.) A jeer or flout; a sharp jest or taunt; a trick.
- (n.) A shilling.
- (n.) To cause to move in a short, jerking manner; to move (a thing) with a bob.
- (n.) To strike with a quick, light blow; to tap.
- (n.) To cheat; to gain by fraud or cheating; to filch.
- (n.) To mock or delude; to cheat.
- (n.) To cut short; as, to bob the hair, or a horse's tail.
- (v. i.) To have a short, jerking motion; to play to and fro, or up and down; to play loosely against anything.
- (v. i.) To angle with a bob. See Bob, n., 2 & 3.
- Alternative names for the body of a human being; "Leonardo studied the human body"; "he has a strong physique"; "the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak"
- (n.) A quagmire filled with decayed moss and other vegetable matter; wet spongy ground where a heavy body is apt to sink; a marsh; a morass.
- (n.) A little elevated spot or clump of earth, roots, and grass, in a marsh or swamp.
- (v. t.) To sink, as into a bog; to submerge in a bog; to cause to sink and stick, as in mud and mire.
- (n.) A large American serpent, so called from the sound it makes.
- (a.) Good; valid as security for something.
- Show displeasure, as after a performance or speech
- A cry or noise made to express displeasure or contempt
- An early form of modern jazz (originating around 1940)
- The law enforcement agency of the Justice Department that operates a nationwide system of prisons and detention facilities to incarcerate inmates sentenced to imprisonment for federal crimes
- Hit hard
- Dance the bebop
- (n.) A genus of ruminant quadrupeds, including the wild and domestic cattle, distinguished by a stout body, hollow horns, and a large fold of skin hanging from the neck.
- (n.) See Bots.
- (n.) An inclination of the head, or a bending of the body, in token of reverence, respect, civility, or submission; an obeisance; as, a bow of deep humility.
- (n.) The bending or rounded part of a ship forward; the stream or prow.
- (n.) One who rows in the forward part of a boat; the bow oar.
- (sing. or pl.) Two pieces of wood which form the arched forward part of a saddletree.
- (v. i.) To bend; to curve.
- (v. i.) To stop.
- (v. i.) To bend the head, knee, or body, in token of reverence or submission; -- often with down.
- (v. i.) To incline the head in token of salutation, civility, or assent; to make bow.
- (v. i.) To play (music) with a bow.
- (v. i.) To manage the bow.
- (v. t.) To cause to deviate from straightness; to bend; to inflect; to make crooked or curved.
- (v. t.) To exercise powerful or controlling influence over; to bend, figuratively; to turn; to incline.
- (v. t.) To bend or incline, as the head or body, in token of respect, gratitude, assent, homage, or condescension.
- (v. t.) To cause to bend down; to prostrate; to depress,;/ to crush; to subdue.
- (v. t.) To express by bowing; as, to bow one's thanks.
- (v. t.) Anything bent, or in the form of a curve, as the rainbow.
- (v. t.) A weapon made of a strip of wood, or other elastic material, with a cord connecting the two ends, by means of which an arrow is propelled.
- (v. t.) An ornamental knot, with projecting loops, formed by doubling a ribbon or string.
- (v. t.) The U-shaped piece which embraces the neck of an ox and fastens it to the yoke.
- (v. t.) An appliance consisting of an elastic rod, with a number of horse hairs stretched from end to end of it, used in playing on a stringed instrument.
- (v. t.) An arcograph.
- (v. t.) Any instrument consisting of an elastic rod, with ends connected by a string, employed for giving reciprocating motion to a drill, or for preparing and arranging the hair, fur, etc., used by hatters.
- (v. t.) A rude sort of quadrant formerly used for taking the sun's altitude at sea.
- (n.) A tree or shrub, flourishing in different parts of the world. The common box (Buxus sempervirens) has two varieties, one of which, the dwarf box (B. suffruticosa), is much used for borders in gardens. The wood of the tree varieties, being very hard and smooth, is extensively used in the arts, as by turners, engravers, mathematical instrument makers, etc.
- (n.) A receptacle or case of any firm material and of various shapes.
- (n.) The quantity that a box contain.
- (n.) A space with a few seats partitioned off in a theater, or other place of public amusement.
- (n.) A chest or any receptacle for the deposit of money; as, a poor box; a contribution box.
- (n.) A small country house.
- (n.) A boxlike shed for shelter; as, a sentry box.
- (n.) An axle box, journal box, journal bearing, or bushing.
- (n.) A chamber or section of tube in which a valve works; the bucket of a lifting pump.
- (n.) The driver's seat on a carriage or coach.
- (n.) A present in a box; a present; esp. a Christmas box or gift.
- (n.) The square in which the pitcher stands.
- (n.) A Mediterranean food fish; the bogue.
- (n.) A blow on the head or ear with the hand.
- (v. i.) To fight with the fist; to combat with, or as with, the hand or fist; to spar.
- (v. t.) To inclose in a box.
- (v. t.) To furnish with boxes, as a wheel.
- (v. t.) To inclose with boarding, lathing, etc., so as to bring to a required form.
- (v. t.) To strike with the hand or fist, especially to strike on the ear, or on the side of the head.
- (v. t.) To boxhaul.
- (n.) A male child, from birth to the age of puberty; a lad; hence, a son.
- (v. t.) To act as a boy; -- in allusion to the former practice of boys acting women's parts on the stage.
- Pen name of Charles Dickens
- (n.) The top or head of anything.
- (n.) A leader or chief; a conspicuous person, esp. a rich covetous person.
- (n.) The axis on which the kernels of maize or indian corn grow.
- (n.) A spider; perhaps from its shape; it being round like a head.
- (n.) A young herring.
- (n.) A fish; -- also called miller's thumb.
- (n.) A short-legged and stout horse, esp. one used for the saddle.
- (n.) A sea mew or gull; esp., the black-backed gull (Larus marinus).
- (n.) A lump or piece of anything, usually of a somewhat large size, as of coal, or stone.
- (n.) A cobnut; as, Kentish cobs. See Cobnut.
- (n.) Clay mixed with straw.
- (n.) A punishment consisting of blows inflicted on the buttocks with a strap or a flat piece of wood.
- (n.) A Spanish coin formerly current in Ireland, worth abiut 4s. 6d.
- (v. t.) To strike
- (v. t.) To break into small pieces, as ore, so as to sort out its better portions.
- (v. t.) To punish by striking on the buttocks with a strap, a flat piece of wood, or the like.
- (n.) A husk; a pod; as, a peascod.
- (n.) A small bag or pouch.
- (n.) The scrotum.
- (n.) A pillow or cushion.
- (n.) An important edible fish (Gadus morrhua), taken in immense numbers on the northern coasts of Europe and America. It is especially abundant and large on the Grand Bank of Newfoundland. It is salted and dried in large quantities.
- (n.) A trick or deception; a falsehood.
- (n.) A tooth, cam, or catch for imparting or receiving motion, as on a gear wheel, or a lifter or wiper on a shaft; originally, a separate piece of wood set in a mortise in the face of a wheel.
- (n.) A kind of tenon on the end of a joist, received into a notch in a bearing timber, and resting flush with its upper surface.
- (n.) A tenon in a scarf joint; a coak.
- (n.) One of the rough pillars of stone or coal left to support the roof of a mine.
- (n.) A small fishing boat.
- (v. i.) To deceive; to cheat; to play false; to lie; to wheedle; to cajole.
- (v. t.) To seduce, or draw away, by adulation, artifice, or falsehood; to wheedle; to cozen; to cheat.
- (v. t.) To obtrude or thrust in, by falsehood or deception; as, to cog in a word; to palm off.
- (v. t.) To furnish with a cog or cogs.
- (n.) A short ridge connecting two higher elevations or mountains; the pass over such a ridge.
- (adv.) Against the affirmative side; in opposition; on the negative side; -- The antithesis of pro, and usually in connection with it. See Pro.
- (v. t.) To know; to understand; to acknowledge.
- (v. t.) To study in order to know; to peruse; to learn; to commit to memory; to regard studiously.
- (v. t.) To conduct, or superintend the steering of (a vessel); to watch the course of (a vessel) and direct the helmsman how to steer.
- (v. i.) To make a low repeated cry or sound, like the characteristic note of pigeons or doves.
- (v. i.) To show affection; to act in a loving way. See under Bill, v. i.
- (n.) The top of a thing; the head; a crest.
- (n.) A conical or conical-ended mass of coiled thread, yarn, or roving, wound upon a spindle, etc.
- (n.) A tube or quill upon which silk is wound.
- (n.) Same as Merlon.
- (n.) A policeman.
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