Definition of Bead

Bead v. t. means: To ornament with beads or beading.

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Bead v. t. means: To ornament with beads or beading.

Meaning of Bead

Bead (v. t.) means: To ornament with beads or beading.

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Bead (n.): A glassy drop of molten flux, as borax or microcosmic salt, used as a solvent and color test for several mineral earths and oxides, as of iron, manganese, etc., before the blowpipe; as, the borax bead; the iron bead, etc.

Bead (n.): A small knob of metal on a firearm, used for taking aim (whence the expression to draw a bead, for, to take aim).

Beading (p. pr. & vb. n.): of Bead

Beaded (imp. & p. p.): of Bead

Bead (n.): A prayer.

Bead (n.): A bubble in spirits.

Bead (v. t.): To ornament with beads or beading.

Bead (n.): Any small globular body

Bead (n.): A drop of sweat or other liquid.

Bead (v. i.): To form beadlike bubbles.

Paternoster (n.): A line with a row of hooks and bead/shaped sinkers.

Enamel (v. t.): A glassy, opaque bead obtained by the blowpipe.

Baguette (n.): A small molding, like the astragal, but smaller; a bead.

Bugle (n.): An elongated glass bead, of various colors, though commonly black.

Bubble (n.): A small, hollow, floating bead or globe, formerly used for testing the strength of spirits.

Arango (n.): A bead of rough carnelian. Arangoes were formerly imported from Bombay for use in the African slave trade.

Bead (n.): A small molding of rounded surface, the section being usually an arc of a circle. It may be continuous, or broken into short embossments.

Bead proof (): A degree of strength in alcoholic liquor as shown by beads or small bubbles remaining on its surface, or at the side of the glass, when shaken.

Beading (n.): The beads or bead-forming quality of certain liquors; as, the beading of a brand of whisky.

Duck (v. t.): A sudden inclination of the bead or dropping of the person, resembling the motion of a duck in water.

Bead proof (): Among distillers, a certain degree of strength in alcoholic liquor, as formerly ascertained by the floating or sinking of glass globules of different specific gravities thrown into it; now ascertained by more accurate meters.

Bead (n.): A little perforated ball, to be strung on a thread, and worn for ornament; or used in a rosary for counting prayers, as by Roman Catholics and Mohammedans, whence the phrases to tell beads, to at one's beads, to bid beads, etc., meaning, to be at prayer.

Azedarach (n.): A handsome Asiatic tree (Melia azedarach), common in the southern United States; -- called also, Pride of India, Pride of China, and Bead tree.

Margosa (n.): A large tree of genus Melia (M. Azadirachta) found in India. Its bark is bitter, and used as a tonic. A valuable oil is expressed from its seeds, and a tenacious gum exudes from its trunk. The M. Azedarach is a much more showy tree, and is cultivated in the Southern United States, where it is known as Pride of India, Pride of China, or bead tree. Various parts of the tree are considered anthelmintic.

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Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Bead

Meaning of pure bead *

pure bead * means: Adj. 1. Wealthy. E.g."With a car like that, he's got to be pure bead." 2. Expensive. * A street term used mainly in Salford/Cheetham Hill in Manchester.

Meaning of Bead

Bead means: A glassy drop of molten flux, as borax or microcosmic salt, used as a solvent and color test for several mineral earths and oxides, as of iron, manganese, etc., before the blowpipe; as, the borax bead; the iron bead, etc.

Meaning of Bead

Bead means: A small knob of metal on a firearm, used for taking aim (whence the expression to draw a bead, for, to take aim).

Meaning of Beading

Beading means: of Bead

Meaning of Beaded

Beaded means: of Bead

Meaning of Bead

Bead means: A prayer.

Meaning of Bead

Bead means: A bubble in spirits.

Meaning of Bead

Bead means: To ornament with beads or beading.

Meaning of Bead

Bead means: Any small globular body

Meaning of Bead

Bead means: A drop of sweat or other liquid.

Meaning of Bead

Bead means: To form beadlike bubbles.

Meaning of Paternoster

Paternoster means: A line with a row of hooks and bead/shaped sinkers.

Meaning of Enamel

Enamel means: A glassy, opaque bead obtained by the blowpipe.

Meaning of Baguette

Baguette means: A small molding, like the astragal, but smaller; a bead.

Meaning of Bugle

Bugle means: An elongated glass bead, of various colors, though commonly black.

Meaning of Bubble

Bubble means: A small, hollow, floating bead or globe, formerly used for testing the strength of spirits.

Dictionary words and meanings

Meaning of Indwell

Indwell means: To dwell in; to abide within; to remain in possession.

Meaning of Limb

Limb means: To supply with limbs.

Meaning of Nepenthe

Nepenthe means: A drug used by the ancients to give relief from pain and sorrow; -- by some supposed to have been opium or hasheesh. Hence, anything soothing and comforting.

Meaning of Nominalize

Nominalize means: To convert into a noun.

Meaning of Verisimilar

Verisimilar means: Having the appearance of truth; probable; likely.

Slang words and meanings

Meaning of IRISH PLUM

IRISH PLUM means: Irish plum is slang for a potato.

Meaning of RAYS

RAYS means: Rays is British slang for sunshine.

Meaning of now then!

now then! means: Exclam. A form of greeting. [North-east/Cumbrian use]

Meaning of Chase

Chase means: To engage in pursuit of quarry or the ship being pursued.

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