Definition of Continental

Continental a. means: Of or pertaining to a continent.

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Continental a. means: Of or pertaining to a continent.

Meaning of Continental

Continental (a.) means: Of or pertaining to a continent.

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Continental (n.): A soldier in the Continental army, or a piece of the Continental currency. See Continental, a., 3.

Continental (a.): Of or pertaining to the main land of Europe, in distinction from the adjacent islands, especially England; as, a continental tour; a continental coalition.

Continental (a.): Of or pertaining to the confederated colonies collectively, in the time of the Revolutionary War; as, Continental money.

Continental (a.): Of or pertaining to a continent.

Majorat (a.): The right of succession to property according to age; -- so termed in some of the countries of continental Europe.

Burse (n.): An exchange, for merchants and bankers, in the cities of continental Europe. Same as Bourse.

Centner (n.): The commercial hundredweight in several of the continental countries, varying in different places from 100 to about 112 pounds.

Vivandiere (n.): In Continental armies, especially in the French army, a woman accompanying a regiment, who sells provisions and liquor to the soldiers; a female sutler.

Countess (n.): The wife of an earl in the British peerage, or of a count in the Continental nobility; also, a lady possessed of the same dignity in her own right. See the Note under Count.

Anglo-Saxon (n.): A Saxon of Britain, that is, an English Saxon, or one the Saxons who settled in England, as distinguished from a continental (or "Old") Saxon.

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Meaning of Don't Care a Continental

Don't Care a Continental means: Don't give a damn.

Meaning of CONUS

CONUS means: continental United States. Pg. 507

Meaning of Continental

Continental means: The money issued by Congress during the Revolutionary War. It eventually became synonymous with anything worthless.

Meaning of Continental Shelf

Continental Shelf means: A region of relatively shallow water surrounding a land mass where the depth increases gradually before it plunges into the deeps of the ocean.

Meaning of curly braces

curly braces means: n braces. {these things}. This is just one small part of a whole category of cross-continental disasters – see “square brackets”.

Meaning of HUMP

HUMP means: Artificial knoll at end of classification yard over which cars are pushed so that they can roll on their own momentum to separate tracks. (See drop.) Also the summit of a hill division or the top of a prominent grade. Boomers generally referred to the Continental Divide as the Hump

Meaning of spur

spur means: n. Nickname for a Bentley Continental Flying Spur luxury car.  "I saw them fools jumpin' outta a all silver Spur at the crack-house... boy you know what's going on!"  Lyrical reference: JIM JONES & RON BROWZ - Pop Champagne  Tell ‘em Ron Browz here, hottest in AmericaGimme 16 bars and you know I’ll tear it upKnow its me when you see the Spur in your area 

Meaning of Continental

Continental means: A soldier in the Continental army, or a piece of the Continental currency. See Continental, a., 3.

Meaning of Continental

Continental means: Of or pertaining to the main land of Europe, in distinction from the adjacent islands, especially England; as, a continental tour; a continental coalition.

Meaning of Continental

Continental means: Of or pertaining to the confederated colonies collectively, in the time of the Revolutionary War; as, Continental money.

Meaning of Continental

Continental means: Of or pertaining to a continent.

Meaning of Majorat

Majorat means: The right of succession to property according to age; -- so termed in some of the countries of continental Europe.

Meaning of Burse

Burse means: An exchange, for merchants and bankers, in the cities of continental Europe. Same as Bourse.

Meaning of Centner

Centner means: The commercial hundredweight in several of the continental countries, varying in different places from 100 to about 112 pounds.

Meaning of Vivandiere

Vivandiere means: In Continental armies, especially in the French army, a woman accompanying a regiment, who sells provisions and liquor to the soldiers; a female sutler.

Meaning of Countess

Countess means: The wife of an earl in the British peerage, or of a count in the Continental nobility; also, a lady possessed of the same dignity in her own right. See the Note under Count.

Meaning of Anglo-Saxon

Anglo-Saxon means: A Saxon of Britain, that is, an English Saxon, or one the Saxons who settled in England, as distinguished from a continental (or "Old") Saxon.

Dictionary words and meanings

Meaning of Exquisite

Exquisite means: One who manifests an exquisite attention to external appearance; one who is overnice in dress or ornament; a fop; a dandy.

Meaning of Hart

Hart means: A stag; the male of the red deer. See the Note under Buck.

Meaning of Lime

Lime means: To cement.

Meaning of Self-delusion

Self-delusion means: The act of deluding one's self, or the state of being thus deluded.

Meaning of Thickening

Thickening means: of Thicken

Slang words and meanings

Meaning of TAPPED

TAPPED means: Tapped is slang for insane or a mentally unstable.

Meaning of hob

hob means: To kick someone either in a fight or as a single act. Also referred to as "putting the hob in" or giving someone "a good hobbing". Probably derived from hobnailed boots.

Meaning of Blue Stocking

Blue Stocking means: An epithet applied to literary ladies.

Meaning of REEFER or RIFF

REEFER or RIFF means: Refrigerator car

Meaning of Grub

Grub means: , (grub)  v.,  To eat;  Also:  n., food.  “Yo, everyone into the dining room, time to grub!”  “I’m hungry, let’s go get some grub.”  [Etym., African American]

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