Words starting with m

Words and definitions

Meaning of Maelstrom

Maelstrom means: A celebrated whirlpool on the coast of Norway.

Meaning of Maelstrom

Maelstrom means: Also Fig. ; as, a maelstrom of vice.

Meaning of Maenad

Maenad means: A Bacchante; a priestess or votary of Bacchus.

Meaning of Maenad

Maenad means: A frantic or frenzied woman.

Meaning of Maestoso

Maestoso means: Majestic or majestically; -- a direction to perform a passage or piece of music in a dignified manner.

Meaning of Maestricht monitor

Maestricht monitor means: The Mosasaurus Hofmanni. See Mosasaurus.

Meaning of Maestro

Maestro means: A master in any art, especially in music; a composer.

Meaning of Maffle

Maffle means: To stammer.

Meaning of Maffler

Maffler means: A stammerer.

Meaning of Magazine

Magazine means: A receptacle in which anything is stored, especially military stores, as ammunition, arms, provisions, etc.

Words and definitions

Meaning of Zeuzerian

Zeuzerian means: Any one of a group of bombycid moths of which the genus Zeuzera is the type. Some of these moths are of large size. The goat moth is an example.

Meaning of Zeus

Zeus means: The chief deity of the Greeks, and ruler of the upper world (cf. Hades). He was identified with Jupiter.

Meaning of Zeugobranchiata

Zeugobranchiata means: Same as Zygobranchia.

Meaning of Zeugmatic

Zeugmatic means: Of or pertaining to zeugma; characterized by zeugma.

Meaning of Zeugma

Zeugma means: A figure by which an adjective or verb, which agrees with a nearer word, is, by way of supplement, referred also to another more remote; as, "hic illius arma, hic currus fuit;" where fuit, which agrees directly with currus, is referred also to arma.

Meaning of Zeuglodonta

Zeuglodonta means: Same as Phocodontia.

Meaning of Zeuglodont

Zeuglodont means: Any species of Zeuglodonta.

Meaning of Zeuglodon

Zeuglodon means: A genus of extinct Eocene whales, remains of which have been found in the Gulf States. The species had very long and slender bodies and broad serrated teeth. See Phocodontia.

Meaning of Zetetics

Zetetics means: A branch of algebra which relates to the direct search for unknown quantities.

Meaning of Zetetic

Zetetic means: A seeker; -- a name adopted by some of the Pyrrhonists.

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