[pee-ter-shuh m, -sham] /ˈpi tər ʃəm, -ˌʃæm/
a heavy woolen cloth for men’s overcoats and other bulky outerwear.
a coat or jacket made of this cloth.
a corded material for hatbands, the insides of belts, etc.
a narrow belting for the tops of skirts.
a thick corded ribbon used to stiffen belts, button bands, etc
a heavy woollen fabric used esp for coats
a kind of overcoat made of such fabric
- Peter snell
[snel] /snɛl/ noun 1. Peter (George) born 1938, New Zealand distance runner. /snɛl/ adjective 1. (Scot) biting; bitter; sharp /snɛl/ noun 1. Sir Peter (George). born 1938, New Zealand athlete; winner of three Olympic gold medals: for the 800 metres in 1960, and again in 1964, when he also won gold for the 1500 metres […]
[pee-ter-suh n] /ˈpi tər sən/ noun 1. Oscar Emmanuel, 1925–2007, Canadian jazz pianist. 2. Roger Tory, 1908–1996, U.S. ornithologist, author, and artist. /ˈpiːtəsən/ noun 1. Oscar (Emmanuel). 1925–2007, Canadian jazz pianist and singer, who led his own trio from the early 1950s
- Peter stuyvesant
[stahy-vuh-suh nt] /ˈstaɪ və sənt/ noun 1. Peter, 1592–1672, Dutch colonial administrator in the Americas: last governor of New Netherlands 1646–64. /ˈstaɪvɪsənt/ noun 1. Peter. ?1610–72, Dutch colonial administrator of New Netherland (later New York) (1646–64)
- Peter the Hermit
noun 1. c1050–1115, French monk: preacher of the first Crusade 1095–99. noun 1. ?1050–1115, French monk and preacher of the First Crusade
- Peter tschaikowsky
[chahy-kawf-skee, -kof-, chi-] /tʃaɪˈkɔf ski, -ˈkɒf-, tʃɪ-/ noun 1. Peter Ilyich [il-yich] /ˈɪl yɪtʃ/ (Show IPA), or Pëtr Ilich [Russian pyawtr ee-lyeech] /Russian ˈpyɔtr iˈlyitʃ/ (Show IPA), 1840–93, Russian composer. [chahy-kawf-skee, -kof-; Russian chyee-kawf-skyee] /tʃaɪˈkɔf ski, -ˈkɒf-; Russian tʃyiˈkɔf skyi/ noun 1. Peter Ilyich [il-yich] /ˈɪl yɪtʃ/ (Show IPA), . /tʃaɪˈkɒfskɪ; Russian tʃɪjˈkɔfskij/ noun 1. […]