the male parent of a quadruped.
a respectful term of address, now used only to a male sovereign.
a father or forefather.
a person of importance or in a position of authority, as a lord.
verb (used with object), sired, siring.
to beget; procreate as the father.
a male parent, esp of a horse or other domestic animal
a respectful term of address, now used only in addressing a male monarch
(obsolete) a man of high rank
(transitive) (esp of a domestic animal) to father; beget
- Sir edmund
noun 1. Sir Edmund, 1637–1714, British governor in the American colonies, 1686–89, 1692–98. 2. the largest island in the Bahamas, in the W part of the group. 1600 sq. mi. (4144 sq. km). noun 1. Clara, 1821–1912, U.S. philanthropist who organized the American Red Cross in 1881. 2. Derek H(arold) R(ichard) 1918–98, English chemist: Nobel […]
noun 1. a solid-fuel product containing about 80 per cent of carbon produced by distillation of coal to drive off its volatile constituents: used as a fuel and in metallurgy as a reducing agent for converting metal oxides into metals 2. any similar material, such as the layer formed in the cylinders of a car […]
noun, (sometimes initial capital letter) 1. sirree. noun, (sometimes initial capital letter) 1. (used as an intensive with no or yes): Will I go there again? No, sirree! interjection 1. (sometimes capital) (US, informal) an emphatic exclamation used with yes or no
noun 1. Classical Mythology. one of several sea nymphs, part woman and part bird, who lure mariners to destruction by their seductive singing. 2. a seductively beautiful or charming woman, especially one who beguiles men: a siren of the silver screen. 3. an acoustical instrument for producing musical tones, consisting essentially of a disk pierced […]