To tie reliably.
A slim, pointed piece of metal hammered into material as a fastener.
A particular episode of trying to follow or contact someone.
To close or join in a particular manner:
To add a small amount of a substance to (something to be ingested), as to render it flavorful, potent, toxic, etc.
The sense of hearing:
To prod, stab, or kill with this weapon.
To fortify is defined as to make something stronger.
To direct or aim:
To reduce or put an end to, as if by a puncture
To guarantee payment to (a creditor).
To fasten or pierce with or as with skewers
To catch with a thrust of the arm:
To attend to a spit; to use a spit.
To thrust or plunge (a knife, etc.) into something
To provide with money; finance:
To shut in, or enclose.
A network of protein fibers that forms in the cytoplasm of a cell during cell division. The spindle grows forth from the centrosomes and attaches to the chromosomes after the latter have been duplicated, and the nuclear membrane dissolves. Once attached, the spindle fibers contract, pulling the duplicate chromosomes apart to opposite poles of the dividing cell.
(UK) The top cooking surface on a cooker. It typically comprises several cooking elements (often four), also known as 'rings'.
An inflorescence having stalked flowers arranged singly along an elongated unbranched axis, with the flowers at the bottom opening first.
The foremost or leading position:
The definition of impale is to pierce with a pointed object.
To weaken or otherwise cause a loss in value to (a business, reputation, etc.)
To pierce with a lance.
To be formed into a peak or peaks:
Peg is defined as to secure something or to identify or categorize.
(Cricket) To hit with a block.
To set (something) over a surface at intervals.
To prevent the occurrence, realization, or attainment of:
A flower cluster on a common axis
A very thin high heel used on a woman's shoe.
An inflorescence consisting of a compact mass of small stalkless flowers, as in the English daisy. The yellow central portion of the capitulum of a daisy consists of disk flowers, while the outer white, petallike structures are actually ray flowers. The capitulum is the characteristic inflorescence of the composite family (Asteraceae) of flowering plants.
bring forth a spike or spikes
To make pale.
An ornament, badge, or emblem having a pin or clasp with which it is fastened to the clothing
The hard durable substance that forms the outer covering of true horns. It consists of keratin.
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