A lesbian, esp one who plays the dominant role; butch, diesel dyke
[Homosexuals; origin uncertain; perhaps fr French ami Jean ”friend John,” or fr a corruption of Amazon ”female warrior”]
. noun another name for myotonia amyotonia a·my·o·to·ni·a (ā’mī-ə-tō’nē-ə) n. See myatonia.
noun a fear of being scratched Word Origin Greek amyche ‘scratch’
a son of Lacedaemon and Sparta. a son of Niobe and Amphion. Historical Examples He was afraid that the son of Amyclas liked Apollo best; and this thought filled him with jealousy. Gods and Heroes R. E. Francillon
a son of Poseidon and one of the Meliae, known for his ruthlessness and his skill at boxing. Historical Examples But at the last Amycus, rising as one that fells an ox, smote with all his might. Stories of the Old world Alfred John Church As the fight proceeds, the son of Leda improves in […]