Browse Dictionary by Letter

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z
Latinism a word, expression, or construction derived from or imitative of Latin.
Latinist a scholar of Latin.
Latinize to bring into conformity with the beliefs, customs, or practices of the Latins or of the Roman Catholic Church. [2 definitions]
Latino a native of Latin America, or an American of Hispanic descent. [2 definitions]
Latin Rite the authorized rites of the Roman Catholic Church, esp. those that use liturgical Latin.
latish somewhat or moderately late.
latitude the angular distance between the equator and a point north or south on the earth's surface, as measured in degrees. [3 definitions]
latitudinarian permitting or advocating freedom of thought, esp. in religious matters. [2 definitions]
latke a pancake, esp. one made of grated potatoes.
latrine a toilet for use by many, with or without plumbing, as in a camp or a military barracks or bivouac.
-latry worship of or extreme devotion to.
latter the second of two mentioned. [3 definitions]
latter-day of contemporary or modern times.
Latter-day Saint see Mormon.
latterly recently; lately. [2 definitions]
lattice a flat, open framework made by interweaving two sets of parallel strips of material, usu. wood, often used as a decorative screen, as on a porch or in a garden. [3 definitions]
latticework a lattice, or lattices collectively; trelliswork.
Latvia a country of East Europe bordered by the Baltic Sea, Russia, Estonia, and Lithuania; formerly a republic of the Soviet Union.
Latvian of or pertaining to Latvia or its people, culture, language, or the like. [3 definitions]
laud to praise. [3 definitions]
laudable worthy of praise.