Part of speech:
Items or material discarded or rejected as useless or worthless; trash or rubbish.
Permanent harm done to real property by a person or persons in legal possession of that property (such as a tenant), such that the property’s value to its actual owner or future inheritor is diminished. The legal possession part is critical in distinguishing waste from trespass. Permanent harm done to real property by a person or persons in legal possession of that property (such as a tenant), such that the property’s value to its actual owner or future inheritor is diminished. The legal possession part is critical in distinguishing waste from trespass.
Rough, broken bits and pieces of stone, wood, glass, etc., as after destruction; rubble
To tease or make fun of in a playful, good-natured way
To jeer; mock
To tell or play jokes; jest.
To tease (someone) good-humoredly:
To deceive (oneself), especially by allowing one's desires to cloud one's judgment:
(Sports) In ice hockey, to maintain possession of (the puck) by outmaneuvering opposing players, especially so as to kill a penalty.
To move or float on the water
To reproach in a mocking, insulting, or contemptuous manner:
To annoy or harass by persistent mocking or poking fun, playful fooling, etc.
Any of a series of long, curved bones extending from the spine and enclosing the chest cavity. In mammals, reptiles, and birds, the ribs curve toward the center of the chest and in most cases attach to the sternum (breastbone). There are 12 pairs of ribs in humans.
Light, playful banter.
An instance of bantering or teasing.
Ribs considered as a group.
The dry, rough, or useless outside covering of anything
(Informal) Something valueless
A slender or elongated support or structure, as one that holds up an organ or another body part.
The least valuable bit; a jot:
The short stumps of grain, corn, etc., collectively, left standing after harvesting
To keep amused or diverted for one's own purposes; humor.
Aluminum in a very thin sheet, used for wrapping food, etc.
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