• Puir

    adjective, Scot. 1. poor. 2. pure. adjective 1. a Scot word for poor

  • Puirtith

    noun 1. (Scot) poverty

  • Puisne

    adjective 1. Law. younger; inferior in rank; junior, as in appointment. noun 2. an associate judge as distinguished from a chief justice. adjective 1. (esp of a subordinate judge) of lower rank

  • Puissance

    noun, Literary. 1. power, might, or force. noun 1. a competition in showjumping that tests a horse’s ability to jump a limited number of large obstacles 2. (archaic or poetic) power

  • Pull a swifty

    pull a swifty

  • Capillary-bed

    capillary bed

  • Forager

    [fawr-ij, for-] /ˈfɔr ɪdʒ, ˈfɒr-/ noun 1. food for horses or cattle; fodder; provender. 2. the seeking or obtaining of such food. 3. the act of searching for provisions of any kind. 4. a raid. verb (used without object), foraged, foraging. 5. to wander or go in search of provisions. 6. to search about; seek; […]

  • Salt-junk

    noun, Nautical Slang. 1. salted beef or pork.

  • Trophoneurotic anemia

    trophoneurotic anemia n. Anemia believed to be the result of a profound nervous shock.

  • Weekdays

    adverb 1. every day, especially Monday through Friday, during the workweek: Weekdays we’re open from nine till five. noun 1. any day of the week except Sunday or, often, Saturday and Sunday. adjective 2. of or on a weekday: weekday occupations. noun 1. any day of the week other than Sunday and, often, Saturday