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Squab
Squab "Squab", adv. [Cf. dial. Sw. squapp, a word imitative of a splash, and E. squab fat, unfledged.] With a heavy fall; plump. [Vulgar] The eagle took the tortoise up into More…
Squab
Squab "Squab", v. i. To fall plump; to strike at one dash, or with a heavy stroke. [Obs.]
Squab
Squab "Squab", a. [Cf. dial. Sw. sqvabb a soft and fat body, sqvabba a fat woman, Icel. kvap jelly, jellylike things, and and E. quab.] 1. Fat; thick; plump; bulky. Nor More…
Squab
Squab "Squab", n. 1. (Zo["o]l.) A neatling of a pigeon or other similar bird, esp. when very fat and not fully fledged. 2. A person of a short, fat figure. More…
Squab-chick
Squab-chick "Squab"-chick`", n. (Zo["o]l.) A young chicken before it is fully fledged. [Prov. Eng.]
Squabash
Squabash "Squa*bash"", v. t. To crush; to quash; to squash. [Colloq. or Slang, Scot.] -Sir W. Scott.
Squabbish
Squabbish "Squab"bish", a. Thick; fat; heavy.
Squabble
Squabble "Squab"ble", v. i. [imp. & p. p. ; p. pr. & vb. n. .] [Cf. dial. Sw. skvabbel a dispute, skvappa to chide.] 1. To contend for superiority in an unseemly More…
Squabble
Squabble "Squab"ble", v. t. (Print.) To disarrange, so that the letters or lines stand awry or are mixed and need careful readjustment; - said of type that has been set up. More…
Squabble
Squabble "Squab"ble", n. A scuffle; a wrangle; a brawl.
Squabbled
Squabble "Squab"ble", v. i. [imp. & p. p. ; p. pr. & vb. n. .] [Cf. dial. Sw. skvabbel a dispute, skvappa to chide.] 1. To contend for superiority in an unseemly More…
Squabbler
Squabbler "Squab"bler", n. One who squabbles; a contentious person; a brawler.
Squabbling
Squabble "Squab"ble", v. i. [imp. & p. p. ; p. pr. & vb. n. .] [Cf. dial. Sw. skvabbel a dispute, skvappa to chide.] 1. To contend for superiority in an unseemly More…
Squabby
Squabby "Squab"by", a. Short and thick; suqabbish.
Squacco
Squacco "Squac"co", n.; pl. . (Zo["o]l.) A heron () found in Asia, Northern Africa, and Southern Europe.
Squaccos
Squacco "Squac"co", n.; pl. . (Zo["o]l.) A heron () found in Asia, Northern Africa, and Southern Europe.
Squad
Squad "Squad", n. [F. escouade, fr. Sp. escuadra, or It. squadra, (assumed) LL. exquadrare to square; L. ex + quadra a square. See .] 1. (Mil.) A small party of men assembled for More…
Squad
Squad "Squad", n. Sloppy mud. [Prov. Eng.] -Tennyson.
Squadron
Squadron "Squad"ron", n. [F. escadron, formerly also esquadron, or It. squadrone. See .] 1. Primarily, a square; hence, a square body of troops; a body of troops drawn up More…
Squadroned
Squadroned "Squad"roned", a. Formed into squadrons, or squares. [R.] -Milton.
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