a purple-flowered Eurasian tree, Cercis siliquastrum, of the legume family, supposed to be the kind upon which Judas hanged himself.
any of various other trees of the same genus, as the redbud.
small Eurasian leguminous tree, Cercis siliquastrum, with pinkish-purple flowers that bloom before the leaves appear: popularly thought to be the tree on which Judas hanged himself See also redbud
[juhd] /dʒʌd/ noun 1. a male given name.
[juhd-er] /ˈdʒʌd ər/ Chiefly British verb (used without object) 1. to vibrate violently: an old automobile with a clutch that judders. noun 2. a state or instance of juddering. /ˈdʒʌdə/ verb 1. (intransitive) to shake or vibrate noun 2. abnormal vibration in a mechanical system, esp due to grabbing between friction surfaces, as in the […]
- Judder bar
noun 1. (NZ) a bump built across roads, esp in housing estates, to reduce speeding Also called ramp, (chiefly Brit) sleeping policeman
[jood] /dʒud/ noun 1. a book of the New Testament. 2. the author of this book, sometimes identified with , the brother of James. 3. (def 3). 4. a male given name, form of or . /dʒuːd/ noun 1. a book of the New Testament (in full The Epistle of Jude) 2. Saint Jude, Judas, […]