Part of speech:
(Sports) To hit (a ball or puck, for example) at an angle.
To give a direction other than perpendicular or horizontal to; make diagonal; cause to slope:
(Intransitive, nautical) To weigh anchor.
To load or weigh down, as with claims, debts, etc.; burden
To impose and collect a tax from (a person).
To charge a firearm with ammunition.
To burden or oppress; weigh down.
To load; burden
(Dated) To slow down, to hinder, to burden.
A person or group capable of influential action:
Special attention or effort directed toward something:
The definition of a dram is 1/16 of an ounce or 1.77 grams, or a small amount of something, or a basic monetary unit of Armenia.
The definition of concern is something that is of interest, important or worrisome.
A weight, such as a log or block of wood, attached to a person or animal to hinder motion.
(Informal) A great amount
Authority is defined as a person who is considered an expert in his field.
(Architecture) Carved work, somewhat resembling an anchor or arrowhead; part of the ornaments of certain mouldings. It is seen in the echinus, or egg-and-anchor (called also egg-and-dart, egg-and-tongue) ornament.
Material value, esp. as expressed in terms of money or some other medium of exchange
Value is the worth in goods, services or money of an object or person.
Urgency is defined as something requiring fast or swift action, or it means insistent or having a persistent quality.
Stress means physical or mental tension.
(Med.) An abnormal stony mass formed in the body, esp. in a kidney or gallbladder
Scruple is a feeling of doubt or hesitation based on moral grounds, or a very small amount of something.
A minimum wage fixed by contract:
Force exerted in pulling or required to overcome resistance in pulling:
The ability to control others; authority; sway; influence
The weight, or mass of metal, used in weighing, to balance the substance weighed.
(Physics) The quantity of matter in a body as measured by its inertia; the ratio of force to the acceleration produced by that force: the gravitational force on an object is proportional to its mass
An oppressive or nightmarish burden.
The fundamental force of attraction that all objects with mass have for each other. Like the electromagnetic force, gravity has effectively infinite range and obeys the inverse-square law. At the atomic level, where masses are very small, the force of gravity is negligible, but for objects that have very large masses such as planets, stars, and galaxies, gravity is a predominant force, and it plays an important role in theories of the structure of the universe. Gravity is believed to be mediated by the graviton, although the graviton has yet to be isolated by experiment. Gravity is weaker than the strong force, the electromagnetic force, and the weak force.
A small amount or the smallest amount possible:
Sovereign power or authority; rule; dominion
(Informal) Power or influence, esp. when based on force or threats of force
Power to effect change; specif., strategic means of accomplishing some purpose
A trivial thing, matter, or idea; trifle
One's preference or wish:
Benefit or profit; gain:
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