Part of speech:
The cardinal number between thirty-nine and forty-one; 40; XL
Anything having more or less this shape
A wheel turned by or driving a belt.
A halt or stay, as on a trip:
The definition of closure is the act of closing something, or an end or resolution of something.
Any plant that is reminiscent of the above but not classified as a tree in the strict botanical sense: for example the banana ""tree"".
A length of wood or metal pointed at one end for driving into the ground, as for marking a boundary, supporting a plant, etc.
A lift gate.
The definition of a hoist is something used for lifting heavy things.
A potter's wheel.
A thick mass or piece:
(Nautical) A system of ropes and blocks used to increase the force applied to the free end of the rope.
A rushing, forceful attack:
The definition of a square is a shape with four sides of equal length.
A cesarean section.
Any of the parts into which a body is separated or separable; division; section
(Medicine) A section of image taken of an internal organ using MRI (magnetic resonance imaging), CT (computed tomography), or various forms of x-ray.
A shaped or molded piece, as of soap or ice.
A section, division, or quantity regarded as complete in itself and distinct from the whole of which it is a part
(Slang) The head
(Slang) The head
(Slang) The head; esp., the rounded top of the head
(Slang) A person's head.
The head; esp., the crown, back, or hair of the head
An upright structure of wood, stone, brick, etc., serving to enclose, divide, support, or protect
(Surveying) A series of points, with angles and distances measured between, traveled around a subject, usually for use as ""control"" i.e. angular reference system for later surveying work.
The definition of a hurdle is a barrier that athletes or horses need to jump over during a competition, or an obstacle that needs to be overcome.
Something that serves as an obstacle; a barrier:
To hinder with obstacles or difficulties; impede:
To hinder or obstruct as with a stymie
To create a blockade against.
To be or get in the way of (a view or something to be seen).
To pull something with difficulty; tug.
To block (a passage); plug:
To crush or bruise:
To prevent the passage of:
To impede is defined as to block or temporarily keep something from going forward.
To turn aside or cause to turn aside; bend or deviate.
To deflect or ward off a thrust or blow.
To forget things; be forgetful
To convert (floating capital) into fixed capital.
To convert into ice.
To increase sharply.
Scotch is defined as to cut, wound or put an end to.
To transport in a boat propelled with oars.
Book of Common Prayer
To fill (a hole) tightly with or as if with a plug; stop up.
To outline is to summarize the main points or to draw the outer edge of something.
To act in opposition
To come close to; near:
(Now Rare) To stop, hinder, or prevent
(--- Chemistry) To prevent or decrease the rate of (a reaction).
(Psychol.) To prevent from gratifying certain impulses or desires, either conscious or unconscious
To obscure or confuse (a trail or scent) so as to evade pursuers.
To discharge the duties of; occupy:
To prevent or discourage from acting, as by means of fear or doubt:
Check means to test, examine, compare or inspect something to see if it is as it should be.
To form into a particular shape; to give shape to.
To embody in a definite form:
To hide from view; cover; screen
To select or discard in this way
Obscure is defined as to make confusing or hard to see.
To prevent the disclosure or recognition of; conceal:
To stop or seal with or as if with a cork.
To fill to excess; overcrowd
To fill or stop up:
(Sports) To grip (a bat or racket, for example) at a point nearer the hitting surface.
(Genetics) The inhibition of gene expression.
A speech defect; stutter, lisp, stammer, etc.
The definition of a hindrance is an obstacle or something that inhibits or delays some desired action.
A basic or underlying element; infrastructure:
Solid means something that is not a liquid or a gas.
Something that stands in the way of or holds up progress:
The act of intersecting
(Computing) A record of differences between almost contiguous portions of two files (other sources of information). Differences that are widely separated by areas which are identical in both files would not be part of a single hunk. Differences that are separated by small regions which are identical in both files may comprise a single hunk. Patches are made up of hunks.
(Obs.) A mold for casting metal into a bar
(Informal) The head
A portrait or representation of a person's head.
The definition of an obstruction is something that gets in the way, sticks out or blocks passage.
A thing that prevents passage or approach; obstruction, as a fence, wall, etc.
To remove the wrapping from:
A gap, breach, or aperture:
A device usually consisting of two upright posts supporting a crossbeam from which a noose is suspended and used for execution by hanging; a gallows tree.
Remoteness in succession or relation.
The stonelike seed of certain fruits, as of a date
Consistency of substance, as in paint, textiles, or wine:
(Uncountable, euphemistic) Correction of deficits, as by psychological counseling or medication or social support or remedial training.
To constitute or compose, especially out of separate elements:
To prevent the occurrence, realization, or attainment of:
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