[moo ngk] /mʊŋk/
[ed-vahrd] /ˈɛd vɑrd/ (Show IPA), 1863–1944, Norwegian painter and graphic artist.
to chew (food) steadily, esp with a crunching noise
Edvard (ˈɛdvard). 1863–1944, Norwegian painter and engraver, whose works, often on the theme of death, include The Scream (1893); a major influence on the expressionists, esp on die Brücke
late 14c., mocchen, imitative (cf. crunch), or perhaps from Old French mangier “to eat, bite,” from Latin manducare “to chew.” Related: Munched; munching.
- Edward coke
[koo k] /kʊk/ noun 1. Sir Edward, 1552–1634, English jurist and writer on law. /kəʊk/ noun 1. a solid-fuel product containing about 80 per cent of carbon produced by distillation of coal to drive off its volatile constituents: used as a fuel and in metallurgy as a reducing agent for converting metal oxides into metals […]
- Edward fitzgerald
[fits-jer-uh ld] /fɪtsˈdʒɛr əld/ noun 1. Edward, 1809–83, English poet: translator of drama and poetry, especially of Omar Khayyám. 2. George Francis, 1851–1901, Irish physicist. /fɪtsˈdʒɛrəld/ noun 1. Edward. 1809–83, English poet, noted particularly for his free translation of the Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám (1859) 2. Ella. 1918–96, US jazz singer, noted esp for her […]
- Edward gibbon
[gib-uh n] /ˈgɪb ən/ noun 1. Edward, 1737–94, English historian. /ˈɡɪbən/ noun 1. any small agile arboreal anthropoid ape of the genus Hylobates, inhabiting forests in S Asia /ˈɡɪbən/ noun 1. Edward. 1737–94, English historian; author of The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (1776–88), controversial in its historical criticism of […]
- Edward heath
[heeth] /hiθ/ noun 1. Sir Edward (Richard George) 1916–2005, British statesman: prime minister 1970–74. /hiːθ/ noun 1. (Brit) a large open area, usually with sandy soil and scrubby vegetation, esp heather 2. Also called heather. any low-growing evergreen ericaceous shrub of the Old World genus Erica and related genera, having small bell-shaped typically pink or […]