A detested person/thing.
To declare something void or invalid.
An alcoholic drink taken before a meal as an appetizer.
Lawyers who practice in the common law courts.
A self-operating machine.
A projecting part of a fortification.
an American whiskey made mostly from corn.
Degree of worth.
Lighthearted rapport amongst friends.
A card game, related to rummy.
Garage for up to two cars with a flat roof supported by poles.
A soft fabric made from the wool growing beneath the outer hair of the Cashmere goat.
A long, reclining chair to support outstretched legs, with back support and a single armrest.
a cream made of water and fats, used to remove makeup and smooth skin.
A horizontal projection that completes a building or wall.
Confirmation that something is true by using documentary evidence.
Something of exceptional quality.
A closely cropped haircut, usually for men.
a control panel under the windscreen of a car
A device that records and reproduces dictation.
Either of the two vertical pieces that frame a doorway.
Denim trousers or overalls with a bib and braces, usually worn as work clothing.
Esprit de corps
Morale amongst a group.
The part of a car that frames the wheel and prevents road material from being thrown into the air.
A developing mammal between the embryonic stage and birth.
Fly the Coop
To get out/get away
Lights along the front of the stage that illuminate the actors and set.
Offensive slang used to refer to a mental institution.
A tough, woven fabric used to make suits, trousers and other garments.
Rubber boots that are put over shoes to prevent them from getting wet.
A removable ramp used as a footway between a ship and a pier.
The widespread extermination of an entire national, racial, ethnic or religious group.
A slightly sweet cracker made with whole-wheat flour.
A thick cushion used as a footstool or for kneeling.
A tall glass tumbler used to serve highball cocktails and other mixed drinks.
A hit in Baseball that enables the batter to run round all four bases.
a type of succulent plant.
A cold drink consisting of strong tea served over ice.
A place for keeping living insects.
Unusual technical language of a trade or profession.
Place where destroyed vehicles are brought.
A preschool for children that serves as an introduction to school.
Kleenex is a brand of paper based toiletry products, such as paper towels and tissues.
Casual leather step-in shoes with a broad, flat heel.
Loam is a gritty, moist type of soil composed of sand, silt and clay and generally contains more nutrients than other soils.
a dock worker who loads and unloads ships
a soldier/military personnel who serves on land and at sea.
A well-known cocktail made of gin/vodka and vermouth.
Confectionary made from almond paste, egg whites and sugar.
A type of mould/fungus.
The spontaneous end of a pregnancy when the embryo is incapable of surviving.
Something that hinders, engulfs or overwhelms.
To mark something with blotches of different colours.
Mental or emotional disorders.
A vague term used for aristocrats that originally referred to elite families in ancient Rome.
A large window without glazing bars, therefore giving an unimpeded view.
An elevated platform used for public speaking.
Desecration or theft of something sacred.
A medical facility for long-term illness.
A large genus of flowering plants.
A spanish wine that can be very dry or sweet.
Rapid handwriting using strokes and symbols to represent words/phrases.
A tall cylindrical structure in which fodder is stored.
A woman's undergarment of dress length with shoulder straps.
Used to refer to athletic footwear in American English.
Able to meet financial obligations.
A small chorus frog.
Someone who works backstage in film, television or theatre.
A vehicle with an extended interior.
Someone who specialises in the transcription of speech.
A couch that can be converted into a double bed.
The froth produced by soap.
medical instrument that injects fluid into, or draws fluid from, the body
A word derived from French, meaning 'picture'.
A device used to automatically compile lists from information encoded on punch cards.
Affected with sudden astonishment.
A long, narrow, small-headed drum that is usually beaten with the hands.
Being under the direction of a guardian/tutor.
a rough, woollen fabric.
A group of typists who may work for different people.
The covering/padding on a piece of furniture.
A brand of gramophone.
a metal, refillable lighter
A board of officials who divide an area into zones with different restrictions.