noun, Japanese Genji Monogatari
a novel (1001–20?) by Lady Murasaki, dealing with Japanese court life.
noun 1. a historical novel (1859) by Dickens.
- Tale of woe
take someone to the cleaners
noun, plural taler, talers. 1. thaler. noun, plural thaler, thalers. 1. any of various former large coins of various German states; dollar. noun (pl) -ler, -lers 1. a variant spelling of thaler noun (pl) -ler, -lers 1. a former German, Austrian, or Swiss silver coin
noun, Law. 1. (used with a plural verb) persons chosen to serve on the jury when the original panel is insufficiently large: originally selected from among those present in court. 2. (used with a singular verb) the order or writ summoning such jurors. noun 1. a narrative that relates the details of some real or […]