Part of speech:
(Nautical) Connected to or located near the mainmast:
Highest, as in rank or office; foremost
The definition of principal is the first or highest in importance.
Done, said, or made in jest; playful
A segment of a circle.
The intersection of two surfaces in three dimensions.
(Chemistry) A form of crystal with two similarly inclined faces that meet at an edge parallel to the horizontal axis.
A small dome set on a circular or polygonal base or resting on pillars.
A period of time:
A decorative molding carried around an arched wall opening.
An interior corner support, as a small arch, corbeling, or lintel, supporting a weight, as of a spire, resting upon it
The lowest part of an entablature, a beam resting directly on the tops, or capitals, of the columns; epistyle
A series of arches
A passageway under an arch.
The limit of this ratio as the length of the arc approaches zero.
A trough for concealed light fixtures on a wall near a ceiling
To make longer in time or space; prolong
To take a circular course; complete or partially complete a circuit:
To force to submit.
To arrange, fashion, express, or devise (a plan, answer, etc.) in definite form
form an arch or curve
To make or become straight or straighter.
To become free from constraint, stiffness, or severity; relax and be less formal, more natural, etc.
In a smooth manner
Having or expressing a buoyant or self-confident air:
Having the form of an arch; curved
Having the form of a bow; curved.
Clad in a cope.
The definition of cunning is something done with ingenuity or clever deception.
Rearing up on the hind legs
(Mathematics) Describing a number that has been changed to its nearest desired value.
Having a surbase
Having the form of a vault; arched
(Archit.) A line of arches and their supporting columns
The process of curving or the condition of being curved.
A curve; bend
(Billiards, snooker, pool) A cue modified with a convex arch-shaped notched head attached to the narrow end, used to support a player's (shooter's) cue for extended or tedious shots. Also called a spider.
The persistent, mostly underground base of a perennial herb.
Any of several anatomical arches or folds, such as the vault of the pharynx or the upper part of the vagina
A curving inwards; the condition of being curved inwards.
The area of a modern theater that is located between the curtain and the orchestra.
The celestial regions; the heavens:
Financial or other help.
A trumeau mirror.
To move or bend at an angle or by means of angles
To become sour:
To hunch, huddle, or squeeze
To stand or walk, especially habitually, with the head and upper back bent forward.
In a straight line or direction; unswervingly
Of or like an imp; mischievous
Full of pranks; mischievous or frolicsome
Full of mischief; impish
Evil or immoral:
The definition of condescending is acting in a way that shows a superior attitude.
The definition of patronizing is pretending to be nice when actually talking down to someone, or treating someone as if he or she is less intelligent.
(used of behavior or attitude) characteristic of those who treat others with condescension
A congenital deformity of the foot, characterized by a misshapen or twisted appearance; talipes
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