[ hawg-wosh ]
meaningless or insincere talk, writing, etc.; nonsense; bunk
[ bih-gahyl ]
to pass time pleasantly
[ proh-thuh-ley-mee-on ]
a song or poem celebrating an upcoming wedding
[ uhb-see-kwee-uhs ]
characterized by or showing servile obedience and excessive eagerness to please; deferential; fawning:
[ grav-i-teyt ]
to have a natural tendency toward or be strongly attracted to something
[ uhngk-choo-uhs ]
of the nature of or characteristic of an unguent or ointment; oily; greasy
[ hoog-uh ]
(especially in reference to the Danish lifestyle) the feeling of coziness and contentment evoked by simple comforts, as being wrapped in a blanket, having good conversations, enjoying food, etc.
[ pal-in-drohm ]
a word, line, verse, number, sentence, etc., reading the same backward as forward, as "Madam, I'm Adam" or "Poor Dan is in a droop"
[ bri-ks ]
a measure (in degrees) of the amount of dissolved solids in a liquid via its specific gravity; used especially to measure dissolved sugar in fruit juice and wine
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