Heaume



[hohm] /hoʊm/

noun
1.
2 (def 1).
/həʊm/
noun
1.
(in the 12th and 13th centuries) a large helmet reaching and supported by the shoulders

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    [heev] /hiv/ verb (used with object), heaved or (especially Nautical) hove; heaving. 1. to raise or lift with effort or force; hoist: to heave a heavy ax. 2. to throw, especially to lift and throw with effort, force, or violence: to heave an anchor overboard; to heave a stone through a window. 3. Nautical. 4. […]

  • Heaved

    [heev] /hiv/ verb (used with object), heaved or (especially Nautical) hove; heaving. 1. to raise or lift with effort or force; hoist: to heave a heavy ax. 2. to throw, especially to lift and throw with effort, force, or violence: to heave an anchor overboard; to heave a stone through a window. 3. Nautical. 4. […]



  • Heave-ho

    [heev-hoh] /ˈhivˈhoʊ/ noun, Informal. 1. an act of rejection, dismissal, or forcible ejection: The bartender gave the noisy drunk the old heave-ho. sentence substitute 1. a sailors’ cry, as when hoisting anchor noun 2. (informal) dismissal, as from employment

  • Heave into sight

    Rise or seem to rise into view. For example, We waited and waited, and finally the rest of our party heaved into sight. This expression was at first used for ships rising over the horizon. [ Late 1700s ]



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