browse search

Dictionary Suite
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
meadow an open grassland, growing wild or used for pasture or to grow hay. [2 definitions]
meadow beauty a North American perennial that grows in damp ground and bears large pink or purple flowers.
meadow fescue a tufted perennial grass that is used in lawns and in the cultivation of hay, esp. in the eastern United States.
meadowlark one of two North American songbirds that nest in open fields, have yellow breasts marked by a black chevron, and are known for their sweet, piercing song.
meadow mushroom a common mushroom that thrives in moist soil and is often cultivated for food.
meadow rue any of a genus of perennial plants of the buttercup family that have ruelike leaves and bear clusters of small, white, yellow, or purple flowers.
meadowsweet any of several spireas bearing pink or white flowers. [2 definitions]
meager low in quantity, extent, strength, or richness; scanty or feeble. [2 definitions]
meal1 an occasion when food is prepared and eaten at a specific time. [2 definitions]
meal2 coarsely ground grain, such as corn.
mealie in South Africa, corn or maize, or an ear of such.
meal ticket a ticket entitling the bearer to one or more meals at a specified cafeteria or restaurant, esp. at a lower price.
mealtime the customary time for eating a meal.
mealy having the qualities or characteristics of meal. [3 definitions]
mealybug any of several destructive, soft-bodied, scalelike insects that secrete a white, powdery, waxy protective coating.
mealy-mouthed not candid and direct in speech, usu. out of fear of offending others.
mean1 to intend to denote or express. [9 definitions]
mean2 ill-tempered or showing malice or lack of kindness. [5 definitions]
mean3 something halfway between two extremes. [4 definitions]
mean business to intend definite and serious action.
meander to wind in broad curves, as a river. [3 definitions]