noun, (used with a singular or plural verb)
[kawrn-hohl] /ˈkɔrnˌhoʊl/ verb (used with object), cornholed, cornholing. Slang: Vulgar. 1. to have anal intercourse with. v. synonymous with “do anal intercourse” by 1930s, apparently the reference is to a game played in the farming regions of the Ohio Valley in the U.S. from 19c., in which players take turns throwing a small bag full […]
[kawr-net for 1; kawr-nit, kawr-net for 2–8] /kɔrˈnɛt for 1; ˈkɔr nɪt, kɔrˈnɛt for 2–8/ noun 1. Music. a valved wind instrument of the trumpet family. 2. a small cone of paper twisted at the end and used for holding candy, nuts, etc. 3. a pastry cone, usually filled with whipped cream. 4. British. a […]
[kawr-ee, kohr-ee] /ˈkɔr i, ˈkoʊr i/ noun 1. Elias James, born 1928, U.S. chemist and educator: Nobel Prize 1990. 2. a male given name.
noun 1. . noun, Linguistics. 1. the set of lexical items in a language that are most resistant to replacement, referring to the most common and universal elements of human experience, such as parts of the body (foot, eye), universal features of the environment (water, star), common activities (eat, sleep), and the lowest numerals.