Browse Dictionary by Letter

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
round-shouldered having the shoulders and upper back bent forward; hunched.
round steak a cut of beef from between the rump and the top of the hind leg.
Round Table in the Arthurian legends, the table about which King Arthur and his knights sat, or this group collectively. [2 definitions]
round-the-clock continuous throughout the day and night.
round trip a trip to a given destination and back to the starting point.
roundup the herding of cattle for branding or shipping to market. [3 definitions]
round up to bring together; collect.
roundworm a worm with a long, cylindrical, unsegmented body that is a parasite in mammal intestines.
rouse to waken from sleep, apathy, depression, or the like; arouse. [5 definitions]
roustabout a manual laborer on a wharf or ship's deck; longshoreman or deckhand. [3 definitions]
rout1 a disorderly and confused retreat of defeated troops. [5 definitions]
rout2 to root about with the snout, as swine. [5 definitions]
route a way, such as a road, by which persons travel or by which goods are shipped or delivered. [4 definitions]
router in computing, a device located where two or more networks meet that transmits and routes data from one network to another.
routine standard or customary procedure or course of action. [7 definitions]
routinely regularly; habitually.
roux a mixture of melted fat or oil and flour, usu. in equal proportions, used to thicken liquids such as gravy or soup.
rove to wander widely, without a fixed destination; roam. [3 definitions]
roven a past participle of reeve2.
rover one who roves; wanderer. [2 definitions]
row1 things or people arranged approximately in a straight line. [4 definitions]