a stock character in commedia dell’arte and farce who is a cowardly braggart, easily beaten and frightened.
(lowercase) a rascal or scamp.
a stock character who appears as a boastful coward in commedia dell’arte and farce
noun 1. a seaport in North Yorkshire, in NE England. 2. a city in SW Maine. noun 1. a fishing port and resort in NE England, in North Yorkshire on the North Sea: developed as a spa after 1660; ruined 12th-century castle. Pop: 38 364 (2001)
noun 1. a plant, Vallota speciosa, of the amaryllis family, native to southern Africa, having clusters of funnel-shaped, scarlet flowers.
- Scar carcinoma
scar carcinoma n. Adenocarcinoma of the lung due to a peripheral lung scar or interstitial fibrosis.
adjective, scarcer, scarcest. 1. insufficient to satisfy the need or demand; not abundant: Meat and butter were scarce during the war. 2. seldom met with; rare: a scarce book. adverb 3. scarcely. Idioms 4. make oneself scarce, Informal. to depart, especially suddenly. to stay away; avoid. adjective 1. rarely encountered 2. insufficient to meet the […]