a novel (1952) by Ernest Hemingway.
(in The Arabian Nights’ Entertainments) an old man who clung to the shoulders of Sindbad the Sailor for many days and nights.
a burden, annoyance, care, or the like, from which it is extremely difficult to free oneself.
noun 1. an edible, mild-tasting mushroom, Strobilomyces floccopus, occurring in coniferous woodlands of eastern North America.
noun 1. an eminent artist of an earlier period, especially from the 15th to the 18th centuries. 2. a work by such an artist. noun 1. one of the great European painters of the period 1500 to 1800 2. a painting by one of these
- Old media
noun, Jewelry. 1. a brilliant cut, common in the 19th century, retaining a relatively high proportion of the original stone and having a large culet and small table compared to modern brilliants.