a Scottish drinking cup of the 17th and 18th centuries having a shallow bowl with two or three flat handles.
noun (pl) quaichs, quaighs
(Scot) a small shallow drinking cup, usually with two handles
[kweyl] /kweɪl/ noun, plural quails (especially collectively) quail. 1. a small, migratory, gallinaceous game bird, Coturnix coturnix, of the Old World. 2. any of several other birds of the genus Coturnix and allied genera. 3. any of various New World gallinaceous game birds of the genus Colinus and allied genera, especially the bobwhite. 4. Slang. […]
[kweyl-bruhsh] /ˈkweɪlˌbrʌʃ/ noun 1. a salt-tolerant, silvery gray shrub, Atriplex lentiformis breweri, of the amaranth family, native to southern California.
noun 1. a clock that announces the hours by a sound resembling that of a quail.
[kweyl] /kweɪl/ verb (used without object) 1. to lose heart or courage in difficulty or danger; shrink with fear. /kweɪl/ noun (pl) quails, quail 1. any small Old World gallinaceous game bird of the genus Coturnix and related genera, having a rounded body and small tail: family Phasianidae (pheasants) 2. any of various similar and […]