firmness of character; indomitable spirit; pluck: She has a reputation for grit and common sense
Informal. the structure of something, as of an organization, contrivance, or affair: The whole shebang fell apart when the chairman quit.
to cast aside or dispose of; get rid of: to discard an old hat.
To criticize harshly; excoriate.
causing sickness of the stomach; nauseous.
short and fat or thick: an infant's pudgy fingers.
wild uproar or unrestrained disorder; tumult or chaos.
a person who pretends to have virtues, moral or religious beliefs, principles, etc., that he or she does not actually possess, esp. a person whose actions belie stated beliefs.
widely known and spoken of
to move about restlessly, nervously, or impatiently.
to smile in an affected, smug, or offensively familiar way.
in a prissy manner
in a threatening way
a cruel and oppressive dictator
verb, to climb up or down something
made to feel uncomfortable because of shame or wounded pride
detected by means of the senses
to see clearly, recognize
verb, a car engine
the act of killing a king
a child who has been abandoned and whose parents are unknown
set down as a rule or guide
sediment that has settled at the bottom of a liquid
A principal source of supply
new information about specific and timely events
the act of urging by means of teasing or flattery
move in a bouncy way
area around the altar of a church for the clergy and choir
verb; to seperate or become seperated into single loose threads, fray
to work together or plan a conspiracy
in a piteous manner