they'd

Best matches, sorted by the Matches.

1-20 of 20 possibilities

Definition/MeaningWord/Phrase
retirement savings plan that is funded by employee contributions and (often) matching contributions from the employer; contributions are made from your salary before taxes and the funds grow tax-free until they are withdrawn at which point they can be con 401-k , 401-k plan
professional relation between instructors and those they instruct academic relation
development of many different forms from an originally homogeneous group of organisms as they fill different ecological niches adaptive radiation
steroid hormone produced by the adrenal cortex or synthesized; administered as drugs they reduce swelling and decrease the body's immune response adrenal cortical steroid , corticoid , corticosteroid
harp having strings tuned in unison; they sound when wind passes over them aeolian harp , aeolian lyre , wind harp
person who claims that they cannot have true knowledge about the existence of God (but does not deny that God might exist) agnostic
warm cupboard where you put newly washed clothes until they are completely dry airing cupboard
anyone who does not belong in the environment in which they are found alien , stranger , unknown
court-ordered support paid by one spouse to another after they are separated alimony , maintenance
European toad whose male carries the fertilized eggs wrapped around its hind legs until they hatch Alytes obstetricans , midwife toad , obstetrical toad
one of a group of rabbis (active AD 250-500) who discussed the Mishnaic law in the law schools of Palestine and Mesopotamia where they explained and applied earlier teachings and whose discussions are recorded in the Talmud; they emphasized the study of T amora
ambiguous grammatical construction; e.g., `they are flying planes' can mean either that someone is flying planes or that something is flying planes amphibology , amphiboly
suspended animation in organisms during periods of extreme drought from which they revive when moisture returns anabiosis
inference that if things agree in some respects they probably agree in others analogy
annual formation of wood in plants as they grow annual ring , growth ring
winged insect resembling a dragonfly; the larvae (doodlebugs) dig conical pits where they wait to catch e.g. ants ant lion , antlion , antlion fly
mound of earth made by ants as they dig their nest anthill , formicary
Roman general under Julius Caesar in the Gallic wars; repudiated his wife for the Egyptian queen Cleopatra; they were defeated by Octavian at Actium (83-30 BC) Anthony , Antonius , Antony , Marcus Antonius , Mark Anthony , Mark Antony
(computer graphics) a technique that is used to smooth jagged distortions in curves and diagonal lines so they appear smoother antialiasing
large heterogeneous group of RNA viruses divisible into groups on the basis of the virions; they have been recovered from arthropods, bats, and rodents; most are borne by arthropods; they are linked by the epidemiologic concept of transmission between ver arborvirus , arbovirus
Search another word or see they'd on Thesaurus | Reference
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature