Words starting with b

Words and definitions

Meaning of Backer

Backer means: One who, or that which, backs; especially one who backs a person or thing in a contest.

Meaning of Backfall

Backfall means: A fall or throw on the back in wrestling.

Meaning of Backfriend

Backfriend means: A secret enemy.

Meaning of Backgammon

Backgammon means: A game of chance and skill, played by two persons on a "board" marked off into twenty-four spaces called "points". Each player has fifteen pieces, or "men", the movements of which from point to point are determined by throwing dice. Formerly called tables.

Meaning of Backgammon

Backgammon means: In the game of backgammon, to beat by ending the game before the loser is clear of his first "table".

Meaning of Background

Background means: Ground in the rear or behind, or in the distance, as opposed to the foreground, or the ground in front.

Meaning of Background

Background means: The space which is behind and subordinate to a portrait or group of figures.

Meaning of Background

Background means: Anything behind, serving as a foil; as, the statue had a background of red hangings.

Meaning of Background

Background means: A place in obscurity or retirement, or out of sight.

Meaning of Backhand

Backhand means: A kind of handwriting in which the downward slope of the letters is from left to right.

Words and definitions

Meaning of Zoccolo

Zoccolo means: Same as Socle.

Meaning of Zocco

Zocco means: Alt. of Zoccolo

Meaning of Zocle

Zocle means: Same as Socle.

Meaning of Zobo

Zobo means: A kind of domestic cattle reared in Asia for its flesh and milk. It is supposed to be a hybrid between the zebu and the yak.

Meaning of Zoanthus

Zoanthus means: A genus of Actinaria, including numerous species, found mostly in tropical seas. The zooids or polyps resemble small, elongated actinias united together at their bases by fleshy stolons, and thus forming extensive groups. The tentacles are small and bright colored.

Meaning of Zoanthropy

Zoanthropy means: A kind of monomania in which the patient believes himself transformed into one of the lower animals.

Meaning of Zoanthoid

Zoanthoid means: Of or pertaining to the Zoanthacea.

Meaning of Zoanthodeme

Zoanthodeme means: The zooids of a compound anthozoan, collectively.

Meaning of Zoantharian

Zoantharian means: One of the Anthozoa.

Meaning of Zoantharian

Zoantharian means: Of or pertaining to the Zoantharia.

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