noun (pl) -kihis
plural noun, singular teraph [ter-uh f] /ˈtɛr əf/ (Show IPA) 1. idols or images reverenced by the ancient Hebrews and kindred peoples, apparently as household gods. noun (pl) -aphim (-əfɪm) 1. (Old Testament) any of various small household gods or images venerated by ancient Semitic peoples. (Genesis 31:19–21; I Samuel 19:13–16) givers of prosperity, idols […]
noun 1. a portable shelter of skins, canvas, plastic, or the like, supported by one or more poles or a frame and often secured by ropes fastened to pegs in the ground. 2. something that resembles a tent. 3. tent dress. verb (used with object) 4. to lodge in tents. 5. to cover with or […]
noun 1. Tenpins. a strike. 2. Informal. any stroke or act that is completely successful. noun 1. (tenpin bowling) another word for strike (sense 40)
noun 1. love or worship of the monstrous. 2. Biology. a monstrosity. noun 1. a malformed animal or human, esp in the fetal stage; monster teratism ter·a·tism (těr’ə-tĭz’əm) n. A congenital malformation or monster.