• 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

  • Monocle

    [mon-uh-kuh l] /ˈmɒn ə kəl/ noun 1. an eyeglass for one eye. /ˈmɒnəkəl/ noun 1. a lens for correcting defective vision of one eye, held in position by the facial muscles n. “single eyeglass,” 1886, from French monocle, noun use of adjective monocle “one-eyed, blind in one eye” (13c.), from Late Latin monoculus “one-eyed,” from […]

  • Inflammable

    [in-flam-uh-buh l] /ɪnˈflæm ə bəl/ adjective 1. capable of being set on fire; combustible; flammable. 2. easily aroused or excited, as to passion or anger; irascible: an inflammable disposition. noun 3. something inflammable. /ɪnˈflæməbəl/ adjective 1. liable to catch fire; flammable 2. readily aroused to anger or passion noun 3. something that is liable to […]

  • Lose

    [looz] /luz/ verb (used with object), lost, losing. 1. to come to be without (something in one’s possession or care), through accident, theft, etc., so that there is little or no prospect of recovery: I’m sure I’ve merely misplaced my hat, not lost it. 2. to fail inadvertently to retain (something) in such a way […]

  • Hrh

    1. His Royal Highness. 2. Her Royal Highness. abbreviation 1. His (or Her) Royal Highness Her (or His) Royal Highness

  • Push-off

    [poo sh] /pʊʃ/ verb (used with object) 1. to press upon or against (a thing) with force in order to move it away. 2. to move (something) in a specified way by exerting force; shove; drive: to push something aside; to push the door open. 3. to effect or accomplish by thrusting obstacles aside: to […]