an English chair of c1600 having no arms, a straight and low back, and a high seat.
[fahrt-lek] /ˈfɑrt lɛk/ noun 1. a training technique, used especially among runners, consisting of bursts of intense effort loosely alternating with less strenuous activity. /ˈfɑːtlɛk/ noun 1. (sport) another name for interval training n. 1952, Swedish, from fart “speed” (cf. Old Norse fara “to go, move;” see fare (v.)) + lek “play” (cf. Old Norse […]
- Fart off
verb phrase To waste time or goof off: a great spring day to fart off
- Faruk I
[fuh-rook, fah-] /fəˈruk, fɑ-/ noun 1. 1920–65, king of Egypt from 1936 until his abdication in 1952. /fəˈruːk/ noun 1. a variant spelling of Farouk I
noun 1. the area of the U.S. west of the Great Plains. A term often applied to the states between the Rocky Mountains and the Pacific Ocean.