Part of speech:
(Informal) A person with a talent or enthusiasm for a certain activity:
Alternative form of cat's-paw.
The whole machine; machine tool
An item of property given as security for a debt or performance.
An organization or department responsible for providing security by enforcing laws, rules, and regulations as well as maintaining order.
To put (money) in a bank, as for safekeeping or to earn interest
To soak is slang for to overcharge someone.
To cause to open with a sharp bursting sound:
One who is harmed or killed by another, especially by someone committing a criminal or unlawful act:
To be approved of; gain acceptance:
In the wrong way; contrary to the right course.
To make something certain.
To provide a guaranty for.
(Informal) To be a stooge (for someone)
A part by which an animal sucks blood from or uses suction to cling to another animal. Leeches and remoras have suckers.
Earnest is defined as the state of being serious or intense.
A certificate of appointment given to a warrant officer.
To pledge (real property) as the security for a loan.
A tool or implement used to do or facilitate work, especially a small precision tool used by a professional:
(Cricket) The set number of balls bowled during a single turn at one end of the wicket
a person used by another to gain an end
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