a series of steps or rungs by means of which a person may pass over a wall or fence that remains a barrier to sheep or cattle.
noun, Carpentry, Furniture.
any of various upright members framing panels or the like, as in a system of paneling, a paneled door, window sash, or chest of drawers.
Compare rail1 (def 8).
a set of steps or rungs in a wall or fence to allow people, but not animals, to pass over
short for turnstile
a vertical framing member in a door, window frame, or piece of panelling Compare rail1 (sense 3)
noun, plural stilettos, stilettoes. 1. a short dagger with a blade that is thick in proportion to its width. 2. a pointed instrument for making eyelet holes in needlework. verb (used with object), stilettoed, stilettoing. 3. to stab or kill with a stiletto. noun (pl) -tos 1. a small dagger with a slender tapered blade […]
noun 1. spike heel.
noun 1. Flavius [fley-vee-uh s] /ˈfleɪ vi əs/ (Show IPA), a.d. 359?–408, Roman general and statesman. noun 1. Flavius (ˈfleɪvɪəs). ?365–408 ad, Roman general and statesman, born a Vandal. As the guardian of Emperor Theodosius’ son Honorius, he was effective ruler of the Western Roman Empire (395–408), which he defended against the Visigoths
adjective, stiller, stillest. 1. remaining in place or at rest; motionless; stationary: to stand still. 2. free from sound or noise, as a place or persons; silent: to keep still about a matter. 3. subdued or low in sound; hushed: a still, small voice. 4. free from turbulence or commotion; peaceful; tranquil; calm: the still […]