a wood warbler, Wilsonia citrina, of the U.S., olive-green above, yellow below, and having a black head and throat with a yellow face.
verb To take someone’s nipple between thumb and forefinger and squeeze it painfully; rat (1980s+)
/ˈhʊdɪə/ noun 1. any of several succulent asclepiadaceous plants of the genus Hoodia, of southern Africa, the sap of which suppresses appetite
[hoo d-ee; for 2 also Scot. hoo-dee] /ˈhʊd i; for 2 also Scot. ˈhu di/ noun 1. Also, hoody. Informal. a hooded sweatshirt, sweater, or jacket. 2. Also called hoodie crow. Scot. the . /ˈhʊdɪ/ noun (informal) 1. a hooded sweatshirt 2. a young person who wears a hooded sweatshirt, regarded by some as a […]
[hood-luh m, hoo d-] /ˈhud ləm, ˈhʊd-/ noun 1. a thug or gangster. 2. a young street ruffian, especially one belonging to a gang. /ˈhuːdləm/ noun 1. a petty gangster or ruffian 2. a lawless youth n. popularized 1871, American English, (identified throughout the 1870s as “a California word”) “young street rowdy, loafer,” especially one […]