ironServices.com

English Dictionary

  • Hide translation

 DeMille DeMille /dɪˈmɪl/

noun

  1. United States film maker remembered for his extravagant and spectacular epic productions (1881-1959)  ( Cecil B. DeMille , Cecil Blount DeMille , DeMille )
    United States film maker remembered for his extravagant and spectacular epic productions (1881-1959)


 musical box musical box /ˈmjuːzɪkəl bɒks/

noun

  1. Produces music by means of pins on a revolving cylinder that strike the tuned teeth of a comb-like metal plate  ( music box , musical box )
    produces music by means of pins on a revolving cylinder that strike the tuned teeth of a comb-like metal plate


 vedalia vedalia /vɪˈdeɪliə/

noun

  1. Native to Australia; introduced elsewhere to control scale insects  ( Rodolia cardinalis , vedalia )
    native to Australia; introduced elsewhere to control scale insects


 seam seam /ˈsiːm/

noun

  1. () Joint consisting of a line formed by joining two pieces  ( seam )
    joint consisting of a line formed by joining two pieces
     She carefully stitched up the seam of her dress
    She carefully stitched up the seam of her dress
  2. A stratum of ore or coal thick enough to be mined with profit  ( bed , seam )
    a stratum of ore or coal thick enough to be mined with profit
     He worked in the coal beds
    he worked in the coal beds
  3. A slight depression or fold in the smoothness of a surface  ( crease , crinkle , furrow , line , seam , wrinkle )
    a slight depression or fold in the smoothness of a surface
     His face has many lines
    his face has many lines
     Ironing gets rid of most wrinkles
    ironing gets rid of most wrinkles

verb

  1. Put together with a seam  ( seam )
    put together with a seam
     Seam a dress
    seam a dress