a row of hills marking the southern boundary of greater Auckland on the North Island, New Zealand
a twill fabric constructed of a silk or rayon warp and worsted filling, often dyed black for mourning wear. Historical Examples Loss and Gain John Henry Newman noun a twilled fabric, esp one with a silk warp and worsted weft, formerly worn dyed black for mourning n.
a round or melon-shaped frozen mold made from a combination of ice creams, mousses, or ices. curving or swelling outward. Historical Examples The Perfume of Eros: A Fifth Avenue Incident Edgar Saltus A Set of Six Joseph Conrad Under Four Administrations Oscar S. Straus The Laurel Health Cookery Evora Bucknum Perkins noun Also called bombe […]
completely intoxicated; drunk. completely under the influence of drugs; high. Military. a projectile, formerly usually spherical, filled with a bursting charge and exploded by means of a fuze, by impact, or otherwise, now generally designed to be dropped from an aircraft. any similar missile or explosive device used as a weapon, to disperse crowds, etc.: […]
destroyed or severely damaged by or as by bombing: a bombed-out village; a bombed-out economy. Contemporary Examples A Waiting Game for Rebels and Residents in Syrian Border Towns Erin Banco August 16, 2012