a target rifle with a heavy barrel.
any of several North American, freshwater catfishes of the genus Ictalurus, having a rounded or truncate caudal fin. any of several other fishes, as the freshwater sculpins of the genus Cottus, especially those species having a hornlike spine on each side of the head. an obstinate or stupid person. Historical Examples Held for Orders Frank […]
obstinately opinionated, especially in refusing to consider alternatives; stubborn. Historical Examples The Penal Cluster Ivar Jorgensen (AKA Randall Garrett) The World of Homer Andrew Lang Still Jim Honor Willsie Morrow
Also called bullnose header. a brick having one of the edges across its width rounded for laying as a header in a sill or the like. a brick laid on edge as a header, as in a rowlock.
a directional, high-powered, electrical loudspeaker or megaphone. Contemporary Examples Martin Luther King Was White? Blake Gopnik August 21, 2011 Street Battle Against Cops Again in Ferguson Despite Midnight Curfew Justin Glawe August 16, 2014 Use Islam to End the Iranian Regime Nazee Moinian June 23, 2009 Street Battle Against Cops Again in Ferguson Despite Midnight […]
the male of a bovine animal, especially of the genus Bos, with sexual organs intact and capable of reproduction. the male of certain other animals, as the elephant and moose. a large, solidly built person. a person who believes that market prices, especially of stocks, will increase (opposed to bear). (initial capital letter) Astronomy, Astrology. […]