any of several fishes of the family Echeneididae, having on the top of the head a sucking disk by which they can attach themselves to sharks, turtles, ships, and other moving objects.
Archaic. an obstacle, hindrance, or obstruction.
any of the marine spiny-finned fishes constituting the family Echeneidae. They have a flattened elongated body and attach themselves to larger fish, rocks, etc, by a sucking disc on the top of the head
noun 1. deep and painful regret for wrongdoing; compunction. 2. Obsolete. pity; compassion. noun 1. a sense of deep regret and guilt for some misdeed 2. compunction; pity; compassion
adjective 1. full of remorse. 2. characterized by or due to remorse: a remorseful mood.
adjective 1. without remorse; merciless; pitiless; relentless. adjective 1. without compunction, pity, or compassion 2. not abating in intensity; relentless: a remorseless wind
noun 1. a conveyance of an interest in property as security for the repayment of money borrowed. 2. the deed by which such a transaction is effected. 3. the rights conferred by it, or the state of the property conveyed. verb (used with object), mortgaged, mortgaging. 4. Law. to convey or place (real property) under […]