[huhn-drid-weyt] /ˈhʌn drɪdˌweɪt/
noun, plural hundredweights (as after a numeral) hundredweight.
Also called cental, quintal. a unit of commonly equivalent to 100 pounds (45.359 kilograms) in the U.S.
noun (pl) -weights, -weight
(Brit) Also called long hundredweight. a unit of weight equal to 112 pounds or 50.802 35 kilograms
(US & Canadian) Also called short hundredweight. a unit of weight equal to 100 pounds or 45.359 24 kilograms
Also called metric hundredweight. a metric unit of weight equal to 50 kilograms
- Hundred-year egg
noun any egg (usu. chicken) that has been preserved by being covered with a coating of lime, ashes, and salt before being shallowly buried for 100 days and which then has a pungent cheeselike flavor; also called century egg , thousand-year egg , Ming Dynasty egg , ancient egg , fermented egg , also written […]
- Hundred-year-old egg
noun See hundred-year egg
[huhn-i-ker] /ˈhʌn ɪ kər/ noun 1. James (Gibbons) [gib-uh nz] /ˈgɪb ənz/ (Show IPA), 1860–1921, U.S. music critic and writer.
[huhng] /hʌŋ/ verb 1. simple past tense and past participle of . adjective 2. Slang: Vulgar. (of a male) having very large genitals. Idioms 3. hung over, Informal. suffering the effects of a hangover: On New Year’s Day the houseguests were all hung over. Also, hungover. 4. hung up, Informal. 5. hung up on, Slang. […]