a word formed by omitting the last part of the form from which it is derived.
[hin-duh-mith, ‐mit] /ˈhɪn də mɪθ, ‐mɪt/ noun 1. Paul, 1895–1963, U.S. composer, born in Germany. /German ˈhɪndəmɪt/ noun 1. Paul (paul). 1895–1963, German composer and musical theorist, who opposed the twelve-tone technique. His works include the song cycle Das Marienleben (1923) and the opera Mathis der Maler (1938)
[hin-duh n-burg; German hin-duh n-boo rk] /ˈhɪn dənˌbɜrg; German ˈhɪn dənˌbʊərk/ noun 1. Paul von [pawl von;; German poul fuh n] /pɔl vɒn;; German paʊl fən/ (Show IPA), (Paul von Beneckendorff und von Hindenburg) 1847–1934, German field marshal; 2nd president of Germany 1925–34. 2. German name of . /ˈhɪndənbʊrk/ noun 1. the German name for […]
noun 1. a line of elaborate fortifications established by the German army in World War I, near the French-Belgian border, from Lille SE to Metz. /ˈhɪndənˌbɜːɡ/ noun 1. a line of strong fortifications built by the German army near the Franco-Belgian border in 1916–17: breached by the Allies in August 1918
- Hind end
noun phrase The buttocks; ass, heinie (1915+)