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Meanings of Amentaceous:

adjective

Of the nature of a catkin (or, in early use, catkin-like inflorescence).

Meanings of Amental:

adjective

Non-mental; unconnected to or not influenced by the mind or intelligence.

Meanings of Amentia:

noun

Severe congenital mental disability.

Meanings of Amentiferous:

adjective

Bearing catkins.

Meanings of Amentiform:

adjective

Resembling a catkin.

Meanings of Aments:

noun

A catkin.

Usage examples:

The flowers, both male and female, are grouped in aments that appear before the leaves.

Meanings of Amerce:

verb

Punish with a fine.

Usage examples:

The defendant shall be amerced for his trespass

Meanings of Amerceable:

adjective

Liable to be amerced.

Meanings of Amerced:

verb

Punish with a fine.

Usage examples:

The defendant shall be amerced for his trespass

Meanings of Amercement:

noun

A fine.

Usage examples:

Courts continued to impose small amercements

Meanings of Amercements:

noun

A fine.

Usage examples:

Courts continued to impose small amercements

Meanings of Amerces:

verb

Punish with a fine.

Usage examples:

The defendant shall be amerced for his trespass

Meanings of Amerciable:

adjective

Liable to be amerced.

Meanings of Amerciament:

noun

Amercement.

Meanings of Amercing:

verb

Punish with a fine.

Usage examples:

The defendant shall be amerced for his trespass

Meanings of America:

proper noun

Used as a name for the united states.

noun

The united states of america

Meanings of American:

adjective

Relating to or characteristic of the united states or its inhabitants.

Usage examples:

A leading american industrial company
noun

A native or citizen of the united states.

Usage examples:

Scott boehnen, 33, an american, became a citizen after living in britain for six years.

American dream (the)

əˌmer.ɪ.kən ˈdriːm

Meanings of American dream (the):

phrase

The ideal by which equality of opportunity is available to any american, allowing the highest aspirations and goals to be achieved.

Usage examples:

A workaholic lawyer who seems to be living the american dream
noun

The belief that everyone in the us has the chance to be successful and happy if they work hard

Meanings of Americana:

plural noun

Things associated with america, especially the united states.

Usage examples:

Several important pieces of americana
noun

Objects, especially decorative objects, that come from and are typical of the us

Usage examples:

Pinball machines are very much in demand by collectors of americana.

Meanings of Americanese:

noun

American english; english which contains many americanisms.

Meanings of Americanism:

noun

A word, expression, or other feature that is characteristic of american english.

Usage examples:

The term is an americanism dating back to the late nineteenth century

Meanings of Americanisms:

noun

A word, expression, or other feature that is characteristic of american english.

Usage examples:

The term is an americanism dating back to the late nineteenth century

Meanings of Americanist:

noun

A specialist in or student of subjects relating to the americas or the united states.

adjective

Of, relating to, or designating the study of the americas or the united states; of or designating an americanist.

noun

A person who studies or is an expert on latin america

Usage examples:

As a latin americanist i should have been able to make a living in mexico., the dictionary is a tre…

Meanings of Americanitis:

noun

An attitude or psychological condition considered as particularly characteristic of americans; especially a condition or state of nervous tension and fatigue, perceived particularly to affect americans as a result of a stressful, hurried lifestyle (now chiefly historical).

Meanings of Americanization:

noun

The action of making a person or thing american in character or nationality.

Usage examples:

The americanization of popular culture continues apace

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