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Preserve with salt; "people used to salt meats on ships"
Add zest or liveliness to; "She salts her lectures with jokes"
Sprinkle as if with salt; "the rebels had salted the fields with mines and traps"
Add salt to
The taste experience when common salt is taken into the mouth
Negotiations between the United States and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics opened in 1969 in Helsinki designed to limit both countries' stock of nuclear weapons
White crystalline form of especially sodium chloride used to season and preserve food
A compound formed by replacing hydrogen in an acid by a metal (or a radical that acts like a metal)


Flee; take to one's heels; cut and run; "If you see this man, run!"; "The burglars escaped before the police showed up"
Singing jazz; the singer substitutes nonsense syllables for the words of the song and tries to sound like a musical instrument
Animal droppings


(a.) Of or pertaining to the Scotch; Scotch; Scottish; as, Scots law; a pound Scots (1s. 8d.).


A short erect tail


The cloth covering for the buttocks; "the seat of his pants was worn through"
A part of a machine that supports or guides another part
Show to a seat; assign a seat for; "The host seated me next to Mrs. Smith"
The legal right to sit as a member in a legislative or similar body; "he was elected to a seat in the Senate"
Place in or on a seat; "the mother seated the toddler on the high chair"
The fleshy part of the human body that you sit on; "he deserves a good kick in the butt"; "are you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?"
The location (metaphorically speaking) where something is based; "the brain is said to be the seat of reason"
Place or attach firmly in or on a base; "seat the camera on the tripod"
An area that includes places where several people can sit; "there is seating for 40 students in this classroom"
A space reserved for sitting (as in a theater or on a train or airplane); "he bo


A subdivision of a larger religious group
A dissenting clique


People descended from a common ancestor; "his family has lived in Massachusetts since the Mayflower"
The month following August and preceding October


Rectangular paving stone with curved top; once used to make roads
The earth or burrow of a badger.
Regular patterns forming tartan


The fourth of the seven canonical hours; about noon


(n. pl.) The refuse of cattle taken from a drove.
(pl.) of Shot


Move so that an opening or passage is obstructed; make shut;
Become closed;
Prevent from entering; shut out; "The trees were shutting out all sunlight"; "This policy excludes people who have a criminal record from entering the country"


Move as if through a sieve; "The soldiers sifted through the woods"
Distinguish and separate out; "sift through the job candidates"
Separate by passing through a sieve or other straining device to separate out coarser elements; "sift the flour"
Check and sort carefully; "sift the information"


Mud or clay or small rocks deposited by a river or lake
Become chocked with silt; "The river silted up"


A short theatrical episode


A thin strip (wood or metal)
Close the slats of (windows)
Equip or bar with slats; "Slat the windows"


Obscene terms for female genitals
A narrow fissure
A depression scratched or carved into a surface
Cut a slit into; "slit the throat of the victim"
Make a clean cut through; "slit her throat"
A long narrow opening


A small slit (as for inserting a coin or depositing mail); "he put a quarter in the slot"
A slot machine that is used for gambling; "they spend hours and hours just playing the slots"
(computer) a socket in a microcomputer that will accept a plug-in circuit board; "the PC had three slots for additional memory"
Assign a time slot; "slot a television program"
A position in a grammatical linguistic construction in which a variety of alternative units are interchangeable; "he developed a version of slot grammar"
The trail of an animal (especially a deer); "he followed the deer's slot over the soft turf to the edge of the trees"
A position in a hierarchy or organization; "Bob Dylan occupied the top slot for several weeks"; "she beat some tough competition for the number one slot"
A time assigned on a schedule or agenda; "the TV program has a new time slot"; "an aircraft landing slot"


A woman adulterer
A dirty untidy woman


Creative activity (writing or pictures or films etc.) of no literary or artistic value other than to stimulate sexual desire
An offensive or indecent word or phrase
Affect with smut or mildew, as of a crop such as corn
Any fungus of the order Ustilaginales
Become affected with smut; "the corn smutted and could not be eaten"
Destructive diseases of plants (especially cereal grasses) caused by fungi that produce black powdery masses of spores
Stain with a dirty substance, such as soot
A black colloidal substance consisting wholly or principally of amorphous carbon and used to make pigments and ink
Make obscene; "This line in the play smuts the entire act"
South African statesman and soldier (1870-1950)


A state of agitated irritation; "he was in a snit"


Nasal mucus
A person regarded as arrogant and annoying


An approximate definition or example; "she wore a sort of magenta dress"; "she served a creamy sort of dessert thing"
Arrange or order by classes or categories; "How would you classify these pottery shards--are they prehistoric?"
A category of things distinguished by some common characteristic or quality; "sculpture is a form of art"; "what kinds of desserts are there?"
Examine in order to test suitability; "screen these samples"; "screen the job applicants"
A person of a particular character or nature; "what sort of person is he?"; "he's a good sort"
An operation that segregates items into groups according to a specified criterion; "the bottleneck in mail delivery is the process of sorting"


Clap one's hands together; "The children were clapping to the music"
Spawn; "oysters spat"
Engage in a brief and petty quarrel
Clap one's hands or shout after performances to indicate approval
Strike with a sound like that of falling rain; "Bullets were spatting the leaves"
Become permanently attached; "mollusks or oysters spat"
A young oyster or other bivalve
Come down like raindrops; "Bullets were spatting down on us"
A cloth covering (a legging) that covers the instep and ankles
A quarrel about petty points


Drive a skewer through; "skewer the meat for the BBQ"
Rain gently; "It has only sprinkled, but the roads are slick"
The act of spitting (forcefully expelling saliva)
A skewer for holding meat over a fire
A clear liquid secreted into the mouth by the salivary glands and mucous glands of the mouth; moistens the mouth and starts the digestion of starches
A narrow strip of land that juts out into the sea
Expel or eject (saliva or phlegm or sputum) from the mouth; "The father of the victim spat at the alleged murderer"
Utter with anger or contempt


A small contrasting part of something; "a bald spot"; "a leopard's spots"; "a patch of clouds"; "patches of thin ice"; "a fleck of red"
A blemish made by dirt; "he had a smudge on his cheek"
An outstanding characteristic; "his acting was one of the high points of the movie"
Spots before the eyes caused by opaque cell fragments in the vitreous humor and lens; "floaters seem to drift through the field of vision"
A section of an entertainment that is assigned to a specific performer or performance; "they changed his spot on the program"
A short section or illustration (as between radio or tv programs or in a magazine) that is often used for advertising
A mark on a die or on a playing card (shape depending on the suit)
A point located with respect to surface features of some region; "this is a nice place for a picnic"; "a bright spot on a planet"
A small piece or quantity of something; "a spot of tea"; "a bit o