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English words containing ghi:

Narghiles

ˈnɑːɡɪleɪ

Meanings of Narghiles:

noun

An oriental tobacco pipe with a long tube that draws the smoke through water; a hookah.

Meanings of Neighing:

verb

(of a horse) utter a neigh.

Usage examples:

He neighed several times in a very gentle way
noun

A characteristic high whinnying sound made by a horse.

Usage examples:

In a decision that speaks well of his integrity but poorly of his abilities as a children's enterta…

Meanings of Nuraghi:

noun

A type of large tower-shaped stone structure found in sardinia, dating from the bronze and iron ages.

Usage examples:

The nuraghi of sardinia are very similar in form and date to the torri of corsica and the talayots …

Outweighing

aʊtˈweɪ

Meanings of Outweighing:

verb

Be heavier, greater, or more significant than.

Usage examples:

The advantages greatly outweigh the disadvantages

Overslaughing

ˈəʊvəslɔː

Meanings of Overslaughing:

verb

Pass over (someone) in favour of another.

Usage examples:

During the war officers were often overslaughed

Meanings of Overweighing:

adjective

That overweighs; that is the most important or significant.

Meanings of Ploughing:

verb

Turn up the earth of (an area of land) with a plough, especially before sowing.

Usage examples:

Uncle vic ploughed his garden
noun

A large farming implement with one or more blades fixed in a frame, drawn over soil to turn it over and cut furrows in preparation for the planting of seeds.

Usage examples:

The strip shape of these plots suggests that they were ploughed with a heavy plough with a fixed mo…

Reweighing

riːˈweɪ

Meanings of Reweighing:

verb

Weigh (something) again.

Usage examples:

Text, speech and vision programs derive meaning from snippets of such data by weighing and reweighi…

Roughie

ˈrʌfi

Meanings of Roughie:

noun

A hooligan.

Meanings of Roughing:

noun

Unnecessary or excessive use of force, for which a minor penalty may be given.

Usage examples:

Both players draw five minutes for roughing
verb

Work or shape (something) in a rough, preliminary fashion.

Usage examples:

The piece of glass is now roughed into a circular form

Meanings of Sighing:

verb

Emit a long, deep audible breath expressing sadness, relief, tiredness, or similar.

Usage examples:

Harry sank into a chair and sighed with relief
noun

A long, deep audible exhalation expressing sadness, relief, tiredness, or similar.

Usage examples:

She let out a long sigh of despair

Meanings of Sleighing:

noun

The activity or pastime of riding on a sleigh.

Usage examples:

They liked to go sleighing in the winter
verb

Ride on a sleigh.

Usage examples:

As children we sleighed on big drifts in the winter

Meanings of Sloughing:

verb

Shed or remove (a layer of dead skin).

Usage examples:

A snake sloughs off its old skin
noun

A swamp.

Usage examples:

The main landscape feature is endless peat bog, surrounded by marsh, leading into morasses, sloughs…
proper noun

A town in south-eastern england to the west of london; population 119,400 (est. 2009).

Soughing

ˈsaʊ.ɪŋ

Meanings of Soughing:

verb

(of the wind in trees, the sea, etc.) make a moaning, whistling, or rushing sound.

Usage examples:

The soughing of the wind in the canopy of branches
noun

A moaning, whistling, or rushing sound as made by the wind in the trees or the sea.

Usage examples:

A sough escapes her lips as her body lands on the ground.

Toughie

ˈtʌf.i

Meanings of Toughie:

noun

A person who is tough and determined.

Usage examples:

She was a toughie on the phone

Meanings of Toughies:

noun

A person who is tough and determined.

Usage examples:

She was a toughie on the phone

Meanings of Troughing:

verb

Eat greedily.

Usage examples:

The culprit turned out to be my dog, caught red-handed troughing into the berries when she thought …
noun

A long, narrow open container for animals to eat or drink out of.

Usage examples:

A water trough

Meanings of Unlaughing:

adjective

Not laughing; not given to laughter; characterized by a lack of laughter; stern, solemn.

Meanings of Weighing-machine:

noun

A piece of equipment that you can stand on to find out your weight, or place an object on to find its weight

Usage examples:

I stared in disbelief at the dial on the weighing machine.

Meanings of Weighing-up:

phrasal verb

To think carefully about the advantages or disadvantages of a situation before making a decision

Usage examples:

Regulators are weighing up whether to allow the merger to go ahead.

Yukaghir

ˈjuːkəɡɪə

Meanings of Yukaghir:

noun

A member of a people of arctic siberia.

adjective

Relating to the yukaghir or their language.

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