money given by a buyer to a seller to bind a contract.
[ur-nist] /ˈɜr nɪst/ adjective 1. serious in intention, purpose, or effort; sincerely zealous: an earnest worker. 2. showing depth and sincerity of feeling: earnest words; an earnest entreaty. 3. seriously important; demanding or receiving serious attention. noun 4. full seriousness, as of intention or purpose: to speak in earnest. /ˈɜːnɪst/ adjective 1. serious in mind […]
[ee-glit] /ˈi glɪt/ noun 1. a young . /ˈiːɡlɪt/ noun 1. a young eagle
[ee-guh l-stohn] /ˈi gəlˌstoʊn/ noun 1. a concretionary lump of ironstone about the size of a walnut, formerly believed to be carried by to their nests as a magical aid in laying eggs. /ˈiːɡəlˌstəʊn/ noun 1. a hollow oval nodule of clay ironstone, formerly thought to have magical properties
noun 1. a boy scout who has achieved the highest rank in U.S. scouting.