Wait

v. i.

The act of waiting; a delay; a halt.

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Hub

n.

A hardened, engraved steel punch for impressing a device upon a die, used in coining, etc.

Grainer

n.

A knife for taking the hair off skins.

Leaf

v. i.

To shoot out leaves; to produce leaves; to leave; as, the trees leaf in May.

Renverse

a.

Alt. of Renverse

Easiness

n.

Freedom from emotion; compliance; disposition to yield without opposition; unconcernedness.

Foil

n.

Failure of success when on the point of attainment; defeat; frustration; miscarriage.

Reprieve

n.

A temporary suspension of the execution of a sentence, especially of a sentence of death.

Filigrain

n.

Alt. of Filigrane

Nawab

n.

A deputy ruler or viceroy in India; also, a title given by courtesy to other persons of high rank in the East.

Glyceride

n.

A compound ether (formed from glycerin). Some glycerides exist ready formed as natural fats, others are produced artificially.

Needle

n.

See Magnetic needle, under Magnetic.

Nicknack

n.

See Knickknack.