a shotgun shell containing powder but no shot.
magnetic tape that has no recorded sound or image, as an unused or erased tape.
unrhymed verse, especially the unrhymed iambic pentameter most frequently used in English dramatic, epic, and reflective verse. Historical Examples English Verse Raymond MacDonald Alden, Ph.D. Comic History of the United States Bill Nye Shakespeare: His Life, Art, And Characters, Volume I. H. N. Hudson William Sharp (Fiona Macleod) Elizabeth A. Sharp Seven Men Max Beerbohm […]
an impassable barricade or obstacle; a situation in which further progress is impossible: Attempts to get information by questioning the neighbors ran into a blank wall.