a city in and the capital of Assam state, in NE India: resort.
a state in NE India. 85,012 sq. mi. (220,181 sq. km).
a city in NE India, capital of Meghalaya: situated on the Shillong Plateau at an altitude of 1520 m (4987 ft); destroyed by earthquake in 1897 and rebuilt. Pop: 132 876 (2001)
(in Malaysia) tamarind as used in cooking. Assam ikan is a dish of fish cooked with tamarind
a state of NE India, situated in the central Brahmaputra valley: tropical forest, with the heaviest rainfall in the world; produces large quantities of tea. Capital: Dispur. Pop: 26 638 407 (2001 est). Area: 78 438 sq km (30 673 sq miles)
a high-quality black tea grown in the state of Assam
noun, plural Shilluks (especially collectively) Shilluk for 1. 1. a member of a Nilotic people of Sudan. 2. the Nilotic language of this people.
[shil-ee-shal-ee] /ˈʃɪl iˌʃæl i/ verb (used without object), shilly-shallied, shilly-shallying. 1. to show indecision or hesitation; be irresolute; vacillate. 2. to waste time; dawdle. noun, plural shilly-shallies. 3. irresolution; indecision; vacillation: It was sheer shilly-shally on his part. adjective 4. irresolute; undecided; vacillating. adverb 5. irresolutely. shill
noun 1. a national park in SW Tennessee: Civil War battle 1862. 2. an ancient town in central Palestine, west of the Jordan River. noun 1. a town in central ancient Palestine, in Canaan on the E slope of Mount Ephraim: keeping place of the tabernacle and the ark; destroyed by the Philistines generally understood […]
Ahijah the prophet, whose home was in Shiloh, is so designated (1 Kings 11:29; 15:29). The plural form occurs (1 Chr. 9:5), denoting the descendants of Shelah, Judah’s youngest son.