(NZ) an increase in wages that is of no benefit to the recipient
- Dutch rub
noun phrase The trick or torment of holding someone’s head and rubbing very hard and painfully at a small area of scalp with the fist; noogie, Barbershop Quartet (1910+)
noun 1. . noun 1. (sometimes not capital) a horsetail, Equisetum hyemale, whose siliceous stems have been used for polishing and scouring pots and pans Also called scouring rush
noun, Furniture. 1. a settle having a back so hinged that it can be lowered onto the arms to form a table.
noun, Poker. 1. . noun, Poker. 1. a hand consisting of five cards following one another by two in order of denomination, as a five, seven, nine, jack, and king, being of special value in certain games.