an island in the Indian Ocean, S of Arabia: a part of the Republic of Yemen. 1382 sq. mi. (3579 sq. km).
a variant spelling of Socotra
an island in the Indian Ocean, about 240 km (150 miles) off Cape Guardafui, Somalia: administratively part of Yemen. Capital: Hadiboh (Tamrida). Area: 3100 sq km (1200 sq miles)
noun, Music. 1. the syllable used for the fifth tone of a diatonic scale. 2. (in the fixed system of solmization) the tone G. noun 1. a former coin and money of account of France, the 20th part of a livre and equal to 12 deniers: originally gold, later silver, finally copper, it was discontinued […]
Slang. 1. strictly out (of) luck. 2. Vulgar. shit out (of) luck.
adjective, Latin. 1. (referring to a woman) alone; by oneself (used formerly in stage directions). noun 1. an Indian shrub, Aeschynomene aspera, of the legume family, the pith of which is used for making helmets. noun, plural sola [soh-luh] /ˈsoʊ lə/ (Show IPA), solums. 1. the upper part of the soil profile, which is influenced […]
noun, Also called solacement 1. comfort in sorrow, misfortune, or trouble; alleviation of distress or discomfort. 2. something that gives comfort, consolation, or relief: The minister’s visit was the dying man’s only solace. verb (used with object), solaced, solacing. 3. to comfort, console, or cheer (a person, oneself, the heart, etc.). 4. to alleviate or […]