(US & Austral, NZ) an informal word for tarpaulin
noun acronym (in the US)
Troubled Assets Relief Program: a fund providing money to increase the liquidity of financial institutions
noun 1. a small, dun-colored wild horse chiefly of southern Russia, having a flowing mane and tail: extinct since the early 20th century but somewhat restored by selective breeding of mixed-breed domestic horses, and sustained in zoos. noun 1. a European wild horse, Equus caballus gomelini, common in prehistoric times but now extinct
noun 1. a heavy, tar-coated paper used as a waterproofing material in building construction.
noun 1. a protective covering of canvas or other material waterproofed with tar, paint, or wax. 2. a hat, especially a sailor’s, made of or covered with such material. 3. Rare. a sailor. noun 1. a heavy hard-wearing waterproof fabric made of canvas or similar material coated with tar, wax, or paint, for outdoor use […]
noun, Classical Mythology. 1. a vestal virgin who betrayed Rome to the Sabines and was crushed under their shields when she claimed a reward. noun 1. (in Roman legend) a vestal virgin, who betrayed Rome to the Sabines and was killed by them when she requested a reward