(functioning as sing) trademark a system of exercise involving frequent repetition of small muscular movements and squeezes, designed to improve muscle tone
a seaport in W Peru, near Lima. Historical Examples The Wind Bloweth Brian Oswald Donn-Byrne Celebrated Travels and Travellers Jules Verne With the Battle Fleet Franklin Matthews A Voyage round the World W.H.G. Kingston Travels in Peru, on the Coast, in the Sierra, Across the Cordilleras and the Andes, into the Primeval Forests J. J. […]
a shivaree; callithump. a shivaree. Midwestern U.S.. Also called callithump parade. a children’s mummer’s parade, as on the Fourth of July, with prizes for the best costumes.
to cry out in a loud voice; shout: He called her name to see if she was home. to command or request to come; summon: to call a dog; to call a cab; to call a witness. to ask or invite to come: Will you call the family to dinner? to communicate or try to […]
a pitch not swung at by a batter but ruled a strike by the umpire.