noun (South African)
a large black spider
a monkey wrench
a disturbance; brawl. Historical Examples My Wife and I Harriet Beecher Stowe Jacob Faithful Captain Frederick Marryat The House ‘Round the Corner Gordon Holmes Fox Trapping A. R. (Arthur Robert) Harding Continental Monthly , Vol V. Issue III. March, 1864 Various Mr. Midshipman Easy Captain Frederick Marryat Patty’s Friends Carolyn Wells Olla Podrida Frederick Marryat […]
a male given name, form of Robert. a female given name. Contemporary Examples Death-Row Pen Pals Deidre Depke November 19, 2009 The Secret of Don Draper’s Sex Appeal Natasha Vargas-Cooper July 21, 2010 The Secret of Don Draper’s Sex Appeal Natasha Vargas-Cooper July 21, 2010 Caught Between Military and Civilian Justice, a Battered Wife Waits […]
Bobbie Ann, born 1940, U.S. short-story writer and novelist. Charles, 1730–87, English astronomer and surveyor. Compare Mason-Dixon line. George, 1725–92, American statesman. Lowell, 1792–1872, U.S. hymnist and educator. a male given name. noun a person skilled in building with stone a person who dresses stone verb (transitive) to construct or strengthen with masonry noun short […]
James Baird, 1833–1912, U.S. politician: congressman 1879–81, 1885–89. Robert Clifton, 1907–97, U.S. economist and government official: first Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, 1966–68. noun a person who weaves, esp as a means of livelihood short for weaverbird n.