[kid-er-min-ster] /ˈkɪd ərˌmɪn stər/
an ingrain carpet 36 inches (91 cm) wide.
a town in W central England, in N Worcestershire on the River Stour: carpet industry. Pop: 55 610 (2001)
a type of ingrain reversible carpet originally made at Kidderminster
type of carpet, 1832, named for the town in England where it was manufactured.
- Killing ground
noun See killing field
[kil-ing-lee] /ˈkɪl ɪŋ li/ noun 1. a town in NE Connecticut.
- Killing zone
noun See kill zone
[kil-joi] /ˈkɪlˌdʒɔɪ/ noun 1. a person who spoils the joy or pleasure of others; spoilsport. /ˈkɪlˌdʒɔɪ/ noun 1. a person who spoils other people’s pleasure n. also kill-joy, 1776, from kill (v.) + joy. Formerly used with other stems (cf. kill-courtesy “boorish person,” kill-cow “bully, big man,” etc.). noun A morose pessimist; crape-hanger, gloomy gus