a primitive dwelling consisting of a pit excavated in the earth and roofed over.
noun 1. .
[pith-ee] /ˈpɪθ i/ adjective, pithier, pithiest. 1. brief, forceful, and meaningful in expression; full of vigor, substance, or meaning; terse; forcible: a pithy observation. 2. of, like, or abounding in . /ˈpɪθɪ/ adjective pithier, pithiest 1. terse and full of meaning or substance 2. of, resembling, or full of pith adj. early 14c., “strong, vigorous,” […]
principal, interest, taxes, and insurance
[pis-tl-eer] /ˌpɪs tlˈɪər/ noun, Archaic. 1. a person, especially a soldier, who uses or is armed with a . /ˌpɪstəˈlɪə/ noun 1. (obsolete) a person, esp a soldier, who is armed with or fires a pistol