Part of speech:
A slender supporting member of an individual part of a plant such as a flower or a leaf; also, by analogy, the shaft of a feather.
Financial or other help.
(Biology) A small stalk or stalklike structure, especially one supporting or connecting an organ or other body part.
A supporting stalk or stemlike structure, especially the stalk of a pistil, the petiole of a fern frond, or the stalk that supports the cap of a mushroom.
(Zool.) A stalklike part or peduncle, as an eyestalk or the basal portion of the typical maxilla in insects
A perpendicular position; verticality.
A hollow shaft that rotates on a solid shaft when gears are engaged.
An extensive arrangement of bookshelves.
A column or obelisk; also, the main, usually cylindrical, part between the ends of a column or pillar
A framework transverse to the length of a structure, for supporting lateral as well as vertical loads
A little cord or fiber; specif., a funiculus
An unbranched antler of a young deer.
A minute stipule at the base of a leaflet.
Pieces or a piece of natural or artificial strawlike material.
Personal reputation or status:
To be in alignment, as gears, wheels, or the stylus of a phonograph cartridge with a groove on a record
To run after; follow; pursue
To stay close to or follow, esp. in secret, so as to observe the movements and activities of
The main stem of a tree
To go through (a woods, fields, etc.) in pursuit of game
Pursue is defined as to follow or chase, to continue with or to try to get someone or something.
To act in agreement or compliance with; obey:
To threaten or be a danger (to)
Prey is defined as to catch, kill, eat or victimize.
To thatch or decorate with reeds
To follow the course taken by; pursue:
To have a common boundary:
(Obs.) To sit or stand astride of; straddle
To drive a blow, ball, missile, etc.
To cause to enter; to thrust.
To follow a specified course:
To inquire for; request:
a stiff or threatening gait
The hunting of game by stalking or ambushing.
Straw or hay cut up fine for the food of cattle.
Any form of useless, dried-up, and subsequently worthless exterior of something
(Informal) Something valueless
The short stumps of grain, corn, etc., collectively, left standing after harvesting
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