A sudden attempt to grasp or hold something:
(Econ.) The degree to which the demand for, or supply of, particular goods or services responds to a change in price
An attempt to reach a target with a rocket:
A meal eaten outdoors or in another informal setting.
Something easy to accomplish.
A quantity that is caught:
A grip or grasp of the hand.
The capacity to live, grow, or develop:
A powdered form of this, used in laundering for stiffening cloth, fabrics, etc.
A spirited quality in action or style; verve.
A sudden vigorous pull; a jerk.
A sudden, sharp twist or pull
Lurch is defined as leaving someone without help or without something you promised or a sudden movement forward or to one side.
A sharp, abrupt movement; quick pull, twist, push, etc.
An explosive noise:
The act or sound of clapping the hands.
The protective outer covering of the trunk, branches, and roots of trees and other woody plants. Bark includes all tissues outside the vascular cambium. In older trees, bark is usually divided into inner bark, consisting of living phloem, and outer bark, consisting of the periderm (the phelloderm, cork cambium, and cork) and all the tissues outside it. The outer bark is mainly dead tissue that protects the tree from heat, cold, insects, and other dangers. The appearance of bark varies according to the manner in which the periderm forms, as in broken layers or smoother rings. Bark also has lenticels, porous corky areas that allow for the exchange of water vapor and gases with the interior living tissues.
(Figuratively) An act of sexual intercourse.
A brief, sharp sound:
To look through the parts of something by making quick movements with the fingers:
To break down; fail:
To burst or break
(Often with off or out) To remove by tearing.
To take, get, or avail oneself of hastily or while there is a chance
(Intransitive) To appear in a photograph.
To fasten the lock of:
To catch or reach (the ear)
To seize and pinch or bite:
To place or keep (sheep, for example) in a fenced enclosure.
To cause to fold, break down, or fall down or inward.
To fail to fulfill; cancel:
A type of railroad passenger car seat, having reversible seat backs that can be moved across the seat to face either direction of travel
One that is easily defeated or taken advantage of.
Something, such as a hook, used to attach one thing to another firmly.
A sudden, rapid, and widespread increase
To influence the outcome or actions of (something) by improper or unlawful means:
To harvest and thresh with a combine
To stop the movement or progress of:
(Chem.) To free from combination in a compound
To remove obstructions or entanglements from; clear:
To free from an obligation or responsibility; absolve
An action taken to achieve an objective; a maneuver:
To close or connect securely, as with a lock or other device:
To grapple; to engage in close combat.
To move by being pushed
A device, such as a clip, pin, or clasp, that attaches something firmly to something else.
An engagement between troops or ships:
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