[duhd-lee-uh] /ˈdʌd li ə/
any of several smooth succulents belonging to the genus Dudleya, of the stonecrop family, native to the western U.S. and Mexico, sometimes grown as an ornamental.
- Dudley do-right
noun phrase A person of exceptional virtue; social and moral paragon; mister clean: Bush’s carefully managed image as a square-shouldered Dudley Do-Right/ a ’90s breed of Dudley Do-Right is back in the saddle [1980s+; fr a character in a television cartoon series, Dudley Do-Right of the Mounties]
[duhdz] /dʌdz/ plural noun, Informal. 1. clothes, especially a suit of clothes. 2. belongings in general. [duhd] /dʌd/ noun 1. a device, person, or enterprise that proves to be a failure. 2. a shell or missile that fails to explode after being fired. /dʌd/ noun 1. a person or thing that proves ineffectual or a […]
[doo, dyoo] /du, dyu/ adjective 1. owed at present; having reached the date for payment: This bill is due. 2. owing or owed, irrespective of whether the time of payment has arrived: This bill is due next month. 3. owing or observed as a moral or natural right. 4. rightful; proper; fitting: due care; in […]
noun 1. a brief written acknowledgment of indebtedness, not payable to order. noun 1. (mainly US) a document acknowledging indebtedness, exchangeable for goods or services