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Lacunars

ləˈkjuːnə

Meanings of Lacunars:

noun

A vault or ceiling consisting of recessed panels.

Usage examples:

The recurrence of blind arches placed on half columns, with inner lacunars surmounted by arcades re…
adjective

Relating to a lacuna.

Usage examples:

Patients with diabetes are probably more prone to irreversible rather than reversible ischaemic bra…

Lacunary

ˈlakjʊn(ə)ri

Meanings of Lacunary:

adjective

Having gaps or missing portions.

Usage examples:

The lacunary nature of recollected experience

Meanings of Lacunas:

noun

An unfilled space; a gap.

Usage examples:

The journal has filled a lacuna in middle eastern studies

Lacustrine

ləˈkʌstrʌɪn

Meanings of Lacustrine:

adjective

Relating to or associated with lakes.

Usage examples:

Fluvial and lacustrine deposits

Lacy

ˈleɪ.si

Meanings of Lacy:

adjective

Made of, resembling, or trimmed with lace.

Usage examples:

A lacy petticoat

Meanings of Ladanum:

noun

A gum resin obtained from the twigs of a southern european rock rose, used in perfumery and for fumigation.

Usage examples:

It's a full-bodied, grown-up, proper ladies' fragrance that's a quiet storm of spices and resins, w…

Meanings of Ladder:

noun

A piece of equipment consisting of a series of bars or steps between two upright lengths of wood, metal, or rope, used for climbing up or down something.

Usage examples:

You run around climbing ladders, shimmying across ropes and running from one platform to another, c…
verb

(with reference to tights or stockings) develop or cause to develop a ladder.

Usage examples:

I laddered my tights as i arrived this morning

Meanings of Laddered:

adjective

(of tights or stockings) having a ladder.

Usage examples:

Save laddered tights to wear under trousers
verb

(with reference to tights or stockings) develop or cause to develop a ladder.

Usage examples:

I laddered my tights as i arrived this morning

Laddering

ˈlæd.ər

Meanings of Laddering:

verb

(with reference to tights or stockings) develop or cause to develop a ladder.

Usage examples:

I laddered my tights as i arrived this morning
noun

A piece of equipment consisting of a series of bars or steps between two upright lengths of wood, metal, or rope, used for climbing up or down something.

Usage examples:

You run around climbing ladders, shimmying across ropes and running from one platform to another, c…

Meanings of Ladders:

noun

A piece of equipment consisting of a series of bars or steps between two upright lengths of wood, metal, or rope, used for climbing up or down something.

Usage examples:

You run around climbing ladders, shimmying across ropes and running from one platform to another, c…
verb

(with reference to tights or stockings) develop or cause to develop a ladder.

Usage examples:

I laddered my tights as i arrived this morning

Meanings of Laddie:

noun

A boy or young man (often as a form of address).

Usage examples:

He's just a wee laddie

Laddies

ˈlæd.i

Meanings of Laddies:

noun

A boy or young man (often as a form of address).

Usage examples:

He's just a wee laddie

Laddish

ˈladɪʃ

Meanings of Laddish:

adjective

Denoting or characteristic of a young man who behaves in a boisterously macho manner.

Usage examples:

They are told that throwing up is merely laddish

Laddishness

ˈlæd.ɪʃ.nəs

Meanings of Laddishness:

noun

The noisy, energetic, and sometimes rude behaviour that some young men show in social groups

Usage examples:

He can't quite repress his usual laddishness., his laddishness hides a very sensitive heart.

Meanings of Lade:

verb

Put cargo on board (a ship).

Usage examples:

Slyly, he let it be known that elissa was working on his behalf and he put her in charge of lading …
noun

A channel constructed to carry the swift current of water that drives a mill wheel.

Usage examples:

A lade from off the tarland burn

Laded

leɪd

Meanings of Laded:

verb

Put cargo on board (a ship).

Usage examples:

Slyly, he let it be known that elissa was working on his behalf and he put her in charge of lading …
noun

A channel constructed to carry the swift current of water that drives a mill wheel.

Usage examples:

A lade from off the tarland burn

Meanings of Laden:

adjective

Heavily loaded or weighed down.

Usage examples:

A tree laden with apples
verb

Put cargo on board (a ship).

Meanings of Lades:

verb

Put cargo on board (a ship).

Usage examples:

Slyly, he let it be known that elissa was working on his behalf and he put her in charge of lading …
noun

A channel constructed to carry the swift current of water that drives a mill wheel.

Usage examples:

A lade from off the tarland burn

Meanings of Ladette:

noun

A young woman who drinks a lot of alcohol, uses rude language, and behaves in a noisy way

Meanings of Ladies:

noun

A polite or formal way of referring to a woman.

Usage examples:

I spoke to the lady at the travel agency
phrase

A women's toilet in a public place or building such as a hotel or restaurant

Usage examples:

I'm just going to the ladies., is there a ladies on this floor?, we spent a lot of time in the ladi…

Ladies-man

ˈleɪ.diz ˌmæn

Meanings of Ladies-man:

noun

A man who gives women a lot of attention and likes to be with them

Usage examples:

He was something of a ladies' man., uk john was always a bit of a ladies' man.

Ladies-room

ˈleɪ.diz ˌruːm

Meanings of Ladies-room:

noun

A toilet for women in a public building

Meanings of Ladified:

adjective

Having the manner of a socially superior woman; pretentiously refined.

verb

Give (a woman) the title of lady.

Usage examples:

They could hardly be restrained from ladyfying every plain mrs who came near them

Meanings of Ladify:

verb

Give (a woman) the title of lady.

Usage examples:

They could hardly be restrained from ladyfying every plain mrs who came near them

Meanings of Ladifying:

verb

Give (a woman) the title of lady.

Usage examples:

They could hardly be restrained from ladyfying every plain mrs who came near them

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