Claus (klaʊs), Graf von. 1907–44, German army officer, who tried to assassinate Hitler (1944). He and his fellow conspirators were executed
adjective 1. stupid; half-witted. noun 2. a stupid person.
verb, noun 1. a Scot word for stand
verb (used with or without object), noun 1. stanch1 . adjective, stauncher, staunchest. 1. firm or steadfast in principle, adherence, loyalty, etc., as a person: a staunch Republican; a staunch friend. 2. characterized by firmness, steadfastness, or loyalty: He delivered a staunch defense of the government. 3. strong; substantial: a staunch little hut in the […]
verb (used with or without object), noun 1. stanch1 . adjective 1. loyal, firm, and dependable: a staunch supporter 2. solid or substantial in construction 3. (rare) (of a ship, etc) watertight; seaworthy verb, noun 1. a variant spelling of stanch