Dictionary: A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z



the killing of an elephant


Read Also:

  • Elephantine

    [el-uh-fan-teen, -tahyn, -tin, el-uh-fuh n-teen, -tahyn] /ˌɛl əˈfæn tin, -taɪn, -tɪn, ˈɛl ə fənˌtin, -ˌtaɪn/ adjective 1. pertaining to or resembling an . 2. huge, ponderous, or clumsy: elephantine movements; elephantine humor. /ˌɛlɪˈfæntaɪn/ adjective 1. denoting, relating to, or characteristic of an elephant or elephants 2. huge, clumsy, or ponderous adj. 1620s, “huge,” from Latin […]

  • Elephant in the room

    noun a difficult situation that is very obvious but not discussed or addressed Examples The elephant in the room between couples is often money or what to do with aging parents. Word Origin 1959

  • Elephantitis

    noun an infectious tropical disease that is a form of filaiasis caused by parasitic worms which are transmitted by mosquitoes and which causes swelling in the genitals or thighs

  • Elephant linebacker

    noun phrase A linebacker or defensive end who specializes in rushing the quarterback on pass plays: Now comes ”elephant position”/ Paup started the first nine games at elephant, or rush, outside linebacker (1990s+ Football)

Disclaimer: Elephanticide definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.