[fawr-han-did, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˈhæn dɪd, ˈfoʊr-/
involving four hands or players, as a game at cards:
Bridge is usually a four-handed game.
intended for four hands, as a piece of music for the piano.
having four hands, or four feet adapted for use as hands; quadrumanous.
(of a card game) arranged for four players
(of a musical composition) written for two performers at the same piano
- Four-H Club
[fawr-eych, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˈeɪtʃ, ˈfoʊr-/ noun 1. an organization sponsored by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, established chiefly to instruct young people, originally in rural areas, in modern farming methods and other useful skills, as carpentry and home economics.
noun 1. four riders on white, red, black, and pale horses symbolizing pestilence, war, famine, and death, respectively. Rev. 6:2–8.
noun 1. the exclusive social set of a city or area. noun 1. (US) the Four Hundred, the most exclusive or affluent social clique in a particular place
- Four-hundred-day clock
[fawr-huhn-druh d-dey, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˌhʌn drədˈdeɪ, ˈfoʊr-/ noun 1. a clock that needs to be wound once a year, having the works exposed under a glass dome and utilizing a torsion pendulum.