a Hindu practice whereby a widow immolates herself on the funeral pyre of her husband: now abolished by law.
a Hindu widow who so immolates herself.
the former Hindu custom whereby a widow burnt herself to death on her husband’s funeral pyre
a Hindu widow who immolated herself in this way
noun 1. John Augustus, 1803–80, U.S. frontiersman: owner of Sutter’s Mill.
adjective 1. a frequent misspelling of subtle.
noun 1. a borough of Greater London, England. noun 1. a borough of S Greater London. Pop: 178 500 (2003 est). Area: 43 sq km (17 sq miles) Sutton Sut·ton (sŭt’n), Walter Stanborough. 1877-1916. American physician and geneticist who described the behavior of chromosomes in cell division and provided evidence that chromosomes contain units of […]
noun 1. a female given name, form of Susanna or Susannah. the father of Gaddi, who was one of the twelve spies (Num. 13:11).