noun, plural stilettos, stilettoes.
a short dagger with a blade that is thick in proportion to its width.
a pointed instrument for making eyelet holes in needlework.
verb (used with object), stilettoed, stilettoing.
to stab or kill with a stiletto.
noun (pl) -tos
a small dagger with a slender tapered blade
a sharply pointed tool used to make holes in leather, cloth, etc
Also called spike heel, stiletto heel. a very high heel on a woman’s shoe, tapering to a very narrow tip
verb -toes, -toing, -toed
(transitive) to stab with a stiletto
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 […]
noun 1. a low platform on which goods are stored in a warehouse or factory to keep them off the floor, to aid in handling, etc. Compare skid (def 3). noun 1. a frame or stand for keeping things off the ground, such as casks in a brewery 2. a container in which goods, machinery, […]