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Sloping and not flat.
To walk taking slow steps, as if your feet are heavy.
To very much respect and admire someone or something.
A violent, wild, and unpleasant person, usually a man.
(of someone or their character) positive and hoping for good things.
To make a rough mark on a smooth surface, especially on a shoe or floor.; to make marks on the surface of something by rubbing it against something rough
(of prices, values, or sales) to fall suddenly.
(of a horse) to make a soft, high sound.
A soft sound made by something moving fast through the air or like that made when air is pushed out of something.
To make a sudden, short, high sound, usually when in pain.
(of babies) to make a happy sound with the back of the throat, or (of water, especially small streams) to flow quickly while making a low, pleasant sound.
A single loud sound of thunder.
To be very shocked or surprised.
The character of a place or the quality it seems to have.
Swollen and rounded because of containing too much air, liquid, or food.
The loud, rough cry of a bird such as a crow.
a military officer in ancient Rome who was in charge of about 100 soldiers
To repeat or sing a word or phrase continuously.
the sound that a horse's hooves (=feet) make when they hit the ground
A deep low sound made by two heavy objects hitting each other.
To send people to live in and govern another country.
Any of various insects of the family Gryllidae, having long antennae and legs adapted for leaping.
When animals such as frogs and crows ___, they make deep rough sounds.
To utter the shrill cry characteristic of a cock or rooster.
To throw something away or get rid of it because you no longer want or need it.
The intestines and other inside organs of an animal or person, when they are outside the body.
A very small jumping insect that feeds on the blood of animals and humans.
The crime of murdering your brother, or killing members of your own group or country.
Weak and unable to think clearly or walk correctly, usually because of tiredness or illness.
A sudden strong wind.
A short loud high sound.
A device for keeping a door or gate closed, consisting of a metal bar that fits into a hole and is lifted by pushing down on another bar.
The meat from an adult sheep eaten as food.
Feeling as if you might vomit.
To cause something to be needed, or to make something necessary.
(especially in children's books) used in writing to represent the noise that a pig makes.
someone who takes every opportunity to gain an advantage and is willing to behave in an unfair way
A sudden sharp feeling, especially of painful emotion.
To file or scrape with a coarse file having sharp projections.
An official order that stops or delays the punishment, especially by death, of a prisoner.
To push away or refuse something or someone unwanted, especially to successfully stop a physical attack against you.
the smallest and weakest animal of a litter (=a group born at the same time)
a ___ noise or voice is very loud, high, and unpleasant
To put flour, sugar, etc. through a sieve (= wire net shaped like a bowl) to break up large pieces.
(of a liquid) to move around noisily in the bottom of a container, or to cause liquid to move around in this way by making rough movements.
Deceiving people in a clever way in order to get what you want.
To breathe in quickly and repeatedly through the nose, usually because you are crying or because you have a cold.
A long, flat object used as a support for a broken bone so that the bone stays in a particular position while it heals.
To (cause to) flow out suddenly and with force, in a fast stream.
(Informal) A person who you consider to be extremely unpleasant and unkind.
To hit or try to hit something, especially with a sideways movement.
The short, loud sound of something like a stick hitting a surface.
to move gently up and down in the shape of waves on the sea
To make a long, high cry, usually because of pain or sadness.
A person who talks too much about boring things.
Except if a particular thing happens.
a woman's boyfriend or lover
a large long leaf divided into many narrow sections
a large brown type of seaweed (=a plant that grows in the sea)
To use a divining rod to search for underground water or minerals.
Complete freedom to do something.
A feeling of extreme excitement, usually caused by something pleasant.
the long narrow top of a mountain or group of mountains
very important, or having a large effect
Extremely important or urgent.
a shape that curves outwards on the surface of something, often made by something under it or inside it; To stick out in a round shape.
A strong, round, wooden container used for storing liquid.
A small barrel usually used for storing beer or other alcoholic drinks.
a type of red wine
Not done or happening when expected or when needed; late.
A woman whose job is sewing and making clothes.
A painful, difficult, or straitened circumstance
see to sth
to deal with or take responsibility for someone or something
A twining vine (Humulus lupulus) having lobed leaves and green female flowers arranged in conelike spikes.
a grain such as barley that is kept in water until it begins to grow, and then dried. It is used for making beer, whisky, and vinegar.
the areas of your tongue that recognize the flavours of food and drinks
A type of fungus that is used in making alcoholic drinks such as beer and wine, and for making bread swell and become light.
A U-shaped piece of metal that is fixed to the bottom of a horse's hoof to protect it.
up to one's neck in sth
having a lot of something; Fig. very much involved in something; immersed in something.
to find a comfortable and safe position to be in, or to put someone or something in such a position
Describes a liquid that is thick and sticky and does not flow easily.
To arrange and carry out
without worry or anxiety
The weakest or most unpleasant part of something that is most likely to fail or be easily defeated.
A small plot or piece of land, especially one that produces or is used for growing specific vegetation
To utter a deep, prolonged bark.
To travel along a route that was not originally intended, or to move outside a limited area.
worth one's while
to be an activity or action that you will get an advantage from
A set of things, such as tools or clothes, used for a particular purpose or activity.
A dog whose parents are of different breeds.
To make a long, high, unhappy cry, usually when hurt or fighting.
Marked or stained with or as if with spots
A group of tents or temporary shelters put in one place.
A continuous or unbroken length, area, or expanse
To try to find out private facts about a person.
To cook food in oil or fat over heat, usually until it is brown.
A female fox.; A woman regarded as quarrelsome, shrewish, or malicious.
A person, especially a man, who treats other people very badly and has no moral principles.