Words starting with r

Words and definitions

Meaning of Raffinose

Raffinose means: A colorless crystalline slightly sweet substance obtained from the molasses of the sugar beet.

Meaning of Raffish

Raffish means: Resembling, or having the character of, raff, or a raff; worthless; low.

Meaning of Raffle

Raffle means: A kind of lottery, in which several persons pay, in shares, the value of something put up as a stake, and then determine by chance (as by casting dice) which one of them shall become the sole possessor.

Meaning of Raffle

Raffle means: A game of dice in which he who threw three alike won all the stakes.

Meaning of Raffled

Raffled means: of Raffle

Meaning of Raffling

Raffling means: of Raffle

Meaning of Raffle

Raffle means: To engage in a raffle; as, to raffle for a watch.

Meaning of Raffle

Raffle means: To dispose of by means of a raffle; -- often followed by off; as, to raffle off a horse.

Meaning of Raffler

Raffler means: One who raffles.

Meaning of Rafflesia

Rafflesia means: A genus of stemless, leafless plants, living parasitically upon the roots and stems of grapevines in Malaysia. The flowers have a carrionlike odor, and are very large, in one species (Rafflesia Arnoldi) having a diameter of two or three feet.

Words and definitions

Meaning of Zero

Zero means: The point from which the graduation of a scale, as of a thermometer, commences.

Meaning of Zero

Zero means: A cipher; nothing; naught.

Meaning of Zeroes

Zeroes means: of Zero

Meaning of Zeros

Zeros means: of Zero

Meaning of Zeriba

Zeriba means: Same as Zareba.

Meaning of Zerda

Zerda means: The fennec.

Meaning of Zequin

Zequin means: See Sequin.

Meaning of Zephyrus

Zephyrus means: The west wind, or zephyr; -- usually personified, and made the most mild and gentle of all the sylvan deities.

Meaning of Zephyr

Zephyr means: The west wind; poetically, any soft, gentle breeze.

Meaning of Zeolitiform

Zeolitiform means: Having the form of a zeolite.

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