the senses or faculties of sight, hearing, smell, taste, and touch, by which humans and animals perceive stimuli originating from outside or inside the body.
[fahyv-speed] /ˈfaɪvˌspid/ noun 1. (in an automotive vehicle or bicycle) a transmission or system of gears having five forward gear ratios. 2. an automotive vehicle or bicycle having such a transmission or system of gears. adjective 3. having five forward gear ratios.
- Five-spice powder
[fahyv-spahys] /ˈfaɪvˌspaɪs/ noun 1. a mixture of spices used especially in Chinese cooking, usually including cinnamon, cloves, fennel seed, pepper, and star anise.
[fahyv-spot] /ˈfaɪvˌspɒt/ noun 1. a playing card or the upward face of a die bearing five pips; a domino one half of which bears five pips. 2. Slang. a five-dollar bill. 3. a low plant, Nemophila maculata, of the waterleaf family, native to western and central California, having white flowers with a purple spot at […]
[fahyv-stahr] /ˈfaɪvˈstɑr/ adjective 1. having five stars to indicate rank or quality: a five-star general; a five-star brandy. 2. of the highest quality. adjective 1. (of a hotel) first-class, top-quality, or offering exceptional luxury