noun (pl) -kwa, -kwas
a variant spelling of Griqua
Girl-friend. Like newsfroup and filk, a typo incarnated as a new word. Seems to have originated sometime in 1992. [Jargon File] (1995-01-31)
[gril] /grɪl/ noun 1. a grated utensil for broiling meat, fish, vegetables, etc., over a fire; gridiron. 2. a dish of grilled meat, fish, etc. Compare . 3. . 4. Philately. a group of small pyramidal marks, embossed or impressed in parallel rows on certain U.S. and Peruvian stamps of the late 19th century to […]
[gri-lahd, -yahd; French gree-yad] /grɪˈlɑd, -ˈyɑd; French griˈyad/ noun, plural grillades [gri-lahdz; French gree-yad] /grɪˈlɑdz; French griˈyad/ (Show IPA) 1. a dish or serving of broiled or grilled meat. 2. the act of grilling. verb (used with object), grilladed [gri-lah-did, -yah-] /grɪˈlɑ dɪd, -ˈyɑ-/ (Show IPA), grillading. 3. Obsolete. to grill or broil (meat).
[gril-ij] /ˈgrɪl ɪdʒ/ noun 1. a framework of crossing beams used for spreading heavy loads over large areas. /ˈɡrɪlɪdʒ/ noun 1. an arrangement of beams and crossbeams used as a foundation on soft ground