noun, Inland North and North Midland U.S..
a couch grass, Agropyron repens, a pernicious weed in cultivated fields.
another name for couch grass
[kwak-sal-ver] /ˈkwækˌsæl vər/ noun 1. a quack doctor. 2. a charlatan. /ˈkwækˌsælvə/ noun 1. an archaic word for quack2 n. 1570s; see quack (n.1).
[kwak] /kwæk/ noun 1. a fraudulent or ignorant pretender to medical skill. 2. a person who pretends, professionally or publicly, to skill, knowledge, or qualifications he or she does not possess; a charlatan. adjective 3. being a quack: a quack psychologist who complicates everyone’s problems. 4. presented falsely as having curative powers: quack medicine. 5. […]
[kwod] /kwɒd/ noun, Informal. 1. a quadrangle, as on a college campus. [kwod] /kwɒd/ Printing. noun 1. Also called quadrat. a piece of type metal of less height than the lettered types, serving to cause a blank in printed matter, used for spacing. verb (used with object), quadded, quadding. 2. to space out (matter) by […]
[kwah-koo] /ˈkwɑ ku/ noun 1. a male day name for Wednesday. See under . noun 1. (formerly, especially in creole-speaking cultures) a name given at birth to a black child, in accordance with African customs, indicating the child’s sex and the day of the week on which he or she was born, as the male […]