Gon

of Gin

Next Word

Humective

a.

Tending to moisten.

Fluster

v. t.

To make hot and rosy, as with drinking; to heat; hence, to throw into agitation and confusion; to confuse; to muddle.

Salamander

n.

A culinary utensil of metal with a plate or disk which is heated, and held over pastry, etc., to brown it.

Leet

obs. imp.

of Let, to allow.

Leadsman

n.

The man who heaves the lead.

Bac

n.

A vat or cistern. See 1st Back.

Felonry

n.

A body of felons; specifically, the convict population of a penal colony.

Noddy

n.

A simpleton; a fool.

Rosselly

a.

Loose; light.

Oath

n.

A solemn affirmation or declaration, made with a reverent appeal to God for the truth of what is affirmed.

Vegetarian

n.

One who holds that vegetables and fruits are the only proper food for man. Strict vegetarians eat no meat, eggs, or milk.

Abietine

n.

A resinous obtained from Strasburg turpentine or Canada balsam. It is without taste or smell, is insoluble in water, but soluble in alcohol (especially at the boiling point), in strong acetic acid, and in ether.