a mourning garb less somber than deep mourning, usually following a period of deep mourning.
the period during which it is worn.
dark grey clothes worn by some during a period after full formal mourning
[ney-kid] /ˈneɪ kɪd/ adjective 1. being without clothing or covering; nude: naked children swimming in the lake. 2. without adequate clothing: a naked little beggar. 3. bare of any covering, overlying matter, vegetation, foliage, or the like: naked fields. 4. bare, stripped, or destitute (usually followed by of): The trees were suddenly naked of leaves. […]
noun, Wrestling. 1. a hold in which a wrestler, from behind the opponent, passes one arm under the corresponding arm of the opponent and locks the hand on the back of the opponent’s neck. noun 1. a wrestling hold in which a wrestler places an arm under one of his opponent’s arms from behind and […]
noun, Music. 1. a note equivalent in time value to one half of a whole note; minim. noun 1. (US & Canadian) a note having the time value of half a semibreve Also called minim
- Half of it
noun phrase The most significant or important part of something •Usu in negative contexts: her attitude is not the half of it (1932+) Only part of something, as in You saw them together, but that’s just the half of it; she’s moved in with him. This phrase, signifying the most important portion (more than half), […]