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Suzerain

ˈsuː.zər.eɪn

Meanings of Suzerain:

noun

A sovereign or state having some control over another state that is internally autonomous.

Usage examples:

The policy of the local ruler of fergana against the arabs oscillated between conciliation and atte…

Meanings of Suzerains:

noun

A sovereign or state having some control over another state that is internally autonomous.

Usage examples:

The policy of the local ruler of fergana against the arabs oscillated between conciliation and atte…

Meanings of Suzerainties:

noun

A position of control by a sovereign or state over another state that is internally autonomous.

Usage examples:

Henry claimed suzerainty over the duchy of brittany

Meanings of Suzerainty:

noun

A position of control by a sovereign or state over another state that is internally autonomous.

Usage examples:

Henry claimed suzerainty over the duchy of brittany

Meanings of Suzette:

noun

Plural of crêpe suzette

Meanings of Suzuki:

noun

Denoting a method of teaching the violin, typically to very young children in large groups, developed by shin'ichi suzuki (1898–1998), japanese educationalist and violin teacher.

Usage examples:

Marian studied under the suzuki method of violin for five years.

Sv

ˈsiːvət

Meanings of Sv:

abbreviation

Sievert(s).

noun

The si unit of dose equivalent (the biological effect of ionizing radiation), equal to an effective dose of a joule of energy per kilogram of recipient mass.

Meanings of Svc:

abbreviation

Salvadoran colón (or colones).

Meanings of Svce:

abbreviation

Salvadoran colón (or colones).

Meanings of Svedberg:

noun

A unit of time equal to 10−13 seconds, used in expressing sedimentation coefficients.

Meanings of Svedbergs:

noun

A unit of time equal to 10−13 seconds, used in expressing sedimentation coefficients.

Meanings of Svelte:

adjective

(of a person) slender and elegant.

Usage examples:

She was svelte and sophisticated

Meanings of Svelter:

adjective

(of a person) slender and elegant.

Usage examples:

She was svelte and sophisticated

Meanings of Sveltest:

adjective

(of a person) slender and elegant.

Usage examples:

She was svelte and sophisticated

Svengali

svɛnˈɡɑːli

Meanings of Svengali:

noun

A person who exercises a controlling or mesmeric influence on another, especially for a sinister purpose.

Usage examples:

Hypnosis is not a sinister tool for svengalis but a ‘gentle, effective and empowering therapy’.

Svetambara

swɛˈtɑːmbərə

Meanings of Svetambara:

noun

A member of one of the two principal sects of jainism, which was formed c. 80 ad and survives today in parts of india. ascetic adherents of the sect traditionally wear white clothing.

Meanings of Sw:

abbreviation

South-west.

Meanings of Swa:

abbreviation

Namibia (international vehicle registration).

noun

Abbreviation for scotch whisky association: an organization for companies that produce whisky in scotland, which protects their interests, provides information, etc.

Usage examples:

The swa has campaigned against buying malt whisky as an investment.

Meanings of Swab:

noun

An absorbent pad or piece of material, often on a stick or rod, used in surgery and medicine for cleaning wounds and skin, applying medication, or taking specimens.

Usage examples:

During the exam, your doctor may apply a cotton-tipped swab to the area to see if it is painful.
verb

An absorbent pad or piece of material used in surgery and medicine for cleaning wounds, applying medication, or taking specimens.

Meanings of Swabbed:

verb

Clean (a wound or surface) with a swab.

Usage examples:

The crew were swabbing down the decks
noun

An absorbent pad or piece of material, often on a stick or rod, used in surgery and medicine for cleaning wounds and skin, applying medication, or taking specimens.

Usage examples:

During the exam, your doctor may apply a cotton-tipped swab to the area to see if it is painful.

Past simple and past participle of swab

Swabbie

ˈswɒbi

Meanings of Swabbie:

noun

A member of the navy, typically one who is of low rank.

Usage examples:

He made an immediate impact: besides teaching self-defense to his fellow swabbies, his likeness was…

Meanings of Swabbing:

verb

Clean (a wound or surface) with a swab.

Usage examples:

The crew were swabbing down the decks
noun

An absorbent pad or piece of material, often on a stick or rod, used in surgery and medicine for cleaning wounds and skin, applying medication, or taking specimens.

Usage examples:

During the exam, your doctor may apply a cotton-tipped swab to the area to see if it is painful.

Present participle of swab

Meanings of Swabby:

noun

A member of the navy, typically one who is of low rank.

Usage examples:

He made an immediate impact: besides teaching self-defense to his fellow swabbies, his likeness was…

Meanings of Swabian:

adjective

Relating to the medieval german duchy of swabia or its inhabitants.

Usage examples:

A picturesque swabian town
noun

A native or inhabitant of the medieval german duchy of swabia.

Usage examples:

An old swabian who has a pleasant face

Swabs

swɒb

Meanings of Swabs:

noun

An absorbent pad or piece of material, often on a stick or rod, used in surgery and medicine for cleaning wounds and skin, applying medication, or taking specimens.

Usage examples:

During the exam, your doctor may apply a cotton-tipped swab to the area to see if it is painful.
verb

An absorbent pad or piece of material used in surgery and medicine for cleaning wounds, applying medication, or taking specimens.

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