a North American shrub, Ceanothus americanus, of the buckthorn family, the leaves of which were used as a substitute for tea during the American Revolution.
noun 1. the abode of God and His saints; heaven. Rev. 21:2. noun (Christianity) 1. heaven regarded as the prototype of the earthly Jerusalem; the heavenly city
noun 1. the church composed of the followers of Swedenborg; the Swedenborgian church. noun 1. a sect founded in 1787, based on Swedenborgianism Often shortened to New Church
- New jill swing
noun new jack swing done by female performers Usage Note music
noun 1. journalism containing the writer’s personal opinions and reactions and often fictional asides as added color. noun 1. a style of journalism originating in the US in the 1960s, which uses techniques borrowed from fiction to portray a situation or event as vividly as possible