- A game or activity in which one trys to keep a footbag off the ground using only the feet.
- The foot bag used for such a game.
- A part of an object which is held in the hand when used or moved, as the haft of a sword, the knob of a door, the bail of a kettle, etc.
- That of which use is made; an instrument for effecting a purpose; a tool.
- The total amount of money taken in by a business within a given period of time.
verb (handles, handling, handled)
- The daily handle of a Las Vegas casino is typically millions of dollars.
- (topology) A topological space homeomorphic to a ball but viewed as a product of two lower-dimensional balls.
- (slang) A nickname or pseudonym.
- (AU , NZ) A 10 fl oz (285 ml) glass of beer in the Northern Territory. See also pot, middy for other regional variations.
- (intransitive) To use the hands.
- They have hands, but they not - ''Psalm 115:7
- To touch; to feel with the hand.
- Handle me, and see; for a spirit hath not flesh - Luke 24:39
- To use or hold with the hand.
- About his altar, handling holy things - Milton
- To manage in using, as a spade or a musket; to wield; often, to manage skillfully.
- That fellow handles his bow like a crowkeeper - Shakespeare, ''King Lear, IV-vi
- To accustom to the hand; to work upon, or take care of, with the hands.
- The hardness of the winters forces the breeders to house and their colts six months every year - Sir W. Temple
- To receive and transfer; to have pass through one's hands; hence, to buy and sell; as, a merchant handles a variety of goods, or a large stock
- To deal with; to make a business of.
- They that the law knew me not - ''Jeremiah, 2:8
- To treat; to use, well or ill.
- How wert thou handled being prisoner - Shakespeare, Henry VI, Part I, I-iv
- To manage; to control; to practice skill upon.
- You shall see how I'll her - Shakespeare, Measure for Measure, V-i
- To use or manage in writing or speaking; to treat, as a theme, an argument, or an objection.
- We will what persons are apt to envy others - Bacon
noun (pl=hangmen, s, -)
- (countable) An executioner responsible for hanging criminals.
- 1606, w:William Shakespeare, William Shakespeare, wikisource:The Tragedy of Macbeth, The Tragedy of Macbeth, Act II Scene II
- :One cried, "God bless us!" and "Amen" the other,
- :As they had seen me with these 's hands.
- (uncountable) A guessing game where one has to guess the word an opponent is thinking of by guessing one letter at a time, and involving the gradual drawing of a stick figure hanging from the gallows.
- Any of several plant-eating animals of the family Leporidae, especially of the genus Lepus, being usually somewhat larger than a rabbit and with longer ears.
- To chance; to take a risk.
- I'll a guess.
- (anatomy) A muscular organ that pumps blood through the body.
- emotions, Emotions, kindness, or spirit in general (but like above, people only have one heart).
- A shape or symbol approximately in the shape of a heart (â™¥).
- A playing card of the suit hearts featuring one or more heart-shaped symbols.
- The centre, essence, or core.
- (context, internet slang, text messaging, emoticon) To be fond of, frequently abbreviated as <3.
noun (wikipedia, Heel, Heel (part of the foot))
- (anatomy) Part of the foot on the backside where it becomes the leg.
- The part of a shoe's sole which supports the foot's heel.
- On a long firearm, the back upper part of the stock.
- The last or lowest part of anything; as, the heel of a mast or the heel of a vessel.
- A crust end-piece of a loaf of bread.
- A contemptible, inconsiderate or thoughtless person.
- (nautical) The tilt of a ship to one side; also, the degree of such a tilt.
- To follow at somebody's heels; to chase closely.
- Variant of hide and seek
- A period of euphoria due to an intake of drugs
adjective (higher, highest)
- That pill gave me a for a few hours, before I had a comedown
- Being elevated in position or status, a state of being above many things.
- tall, Tall, lofty, at a great distance above the ground (at high altitude).
- (slang) To be under the influence of a mood affecting drug; stoned.
- Of a quantity or value, great or large.
- a interest rate
verb (hobb, ing)
- A kind of cutting tool, used to cut the teeth of a gear.
- (obsolete) The flat projection or iron shelf at the side of a fire grate, where things are put to be kept warm.
- The top cooking surface on a cooker. It typically comprises several cooking elements (often four), also known as 'rings'.
(wikipedia, Gear cutting)
(wikipedia, Hobbing machine)
- (transitive) To create (a gear) by cutting with a hob.
- (intransitive) To engage in the process of cutting gears with a hob.
- A circular band of metal used to bind a barrel.
- (italbrac, plural) The game of basketball.
- A hoop earring.
- A child's game, in which a player, hopping on one foot, drives a stone from one compartment to another of a figure traced or scotched on the ground; -- called also hoppers.
- The U-shaped metallic shoe of a horse.
- The shape of a horseshoe.
- (bodybuilding): A well-developed set of triceps brachii.
- (dated) a children's game in which a blindfolded person had to guess who was hitting him
proper noun the house, House
- The House of Representatives.