noun, plural siroccos.
a hot, dry, dustladen wind blowing from northern Africa and affecting parts of southern Europe.
a warm, sultry south or southeast wind accompanied by rain, occurring in the same regions.
any hot, oppressive wind, especially one in the warm sector of a cyclone.
noun (pl) -cos
a hot oppressive and often dusty wind usually occurring in spring, beginning in N Africa and reaching S Europe
any hot southerly wind, esp one moving to a low pressure centre
verb 1. (transitive) (Austral) to treat (a woollen fabric) chemically to prevent it wrinkling after being washed
- Sir patrick
noun 1. Sir (Leslie) Patrick, 1879–1957, English architect and town planner. noun 1. Norman Bel [bel] /bɛl/ (Show IPA), 1893–1958, U.S. industrial and stage designer and architect. 2. Sir Patrick, 1854–1932, Scottish biologist, sociologist, and town planner. noun 1. Sir (Leslie) Patrick. 1879–1957, British town planner and architect, best known for The County of London […]
noun, Archaic. 1. a term of address used to inferiors or children to express impatience, contempt, etc. noun 1. (archaic) a contemptuous term used in addressing a man or boy
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