[fuh-shoh-duh] /fəˈʃoʊ də/
a village in the SE Sudan, on the White Nile: conflict of British and French colonial interests 1898 (Fashoda Incident)
a small town in SE Sudan: scene of a diplomatic incident (1898) in which French occupation of the fort at Fashoda caused a crisis between France and Great Britain Modern name Kodok
[faws-nahk, -nahkt] /ˈfɔsˌnɑk, -ˌnɑkt/ noun, Chiefly Pennsylvania. 1. a deep-fried raised doughnut; originally served on Shrove Tuesday as the last sweet treat before Lent.
abbreviation 1. Fellow of the Academy of Social Sciences in Australia
[fahs-bin-der] /ˈfɑs bɪn dər/ noun 1. Rainer Werner [rahy-ner] /ˈraɪ nər/ (Show IPA), 1946–82, German film actor and director. /German ˈfasbɪndər/ noun 1. Rainer Werner (ˈrainər ˈvɛrnər). 1946–82, West German film director. His films include The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant (1972), Fear Eats the Soul (1974), and The Marriage of Maria Braun (1978)
[fast, fahst] /fæst, fɑst/ adjective, faster, fastest. 1. moving or able to move, operate, function, or take effect quickly; quick; swift; rapid: a fast horse; a fast pain reliever; a fast thinker. 2. done in comparatively little time; taking a comparatively short time: a fast race; fast work. 3. 4. adapted to, allowing, productive of, […]