[hur-deez] /ˈhɜr diz/
plural noun, Scot.
(Scot) the buttocks or haunches
[hur-dl] /ˈhɜr dl/ noun 1. a portable barrier over which contestants must leap in certain running races, usually a wooden frame with a hinged inner frame that swings down under impact to prevent injury to a runner who does not clear it. 2. hurdles, (used with a singular verb) a race in which contestants must […]
- Hurdle rate
noun 1. (finance) the rate of return that a proposed project must provide if it is to be worth considering: usually calculated as the cost of the capital involved adjusted by a risk factor
[hurdz] /hɜrdz/ plural noun 1. . /hɜːdz/ plural noun 1. another word for hards
[hur-dee-gur-dee, -gur-] /ˈhɜr diˈgɜr di, -ˌgɜr-/ noun, plural hurdy-gurdies. 1. a barrel organ or similar musical instrument played by turning a crank. 2. a lute- or guitar-shaped stringed musical instrument sounded by the revolution against the strings of a rosined wheel turned by a crank. /ˈhɜːdɪˈɡɜːdɪ/ noun (pl) -dies 1. any mechanical musical instrument, such […]