Reebok Pump a brand of athletic shoe with an internal inflation mechanism. US also virgulesolidus ; UK also: obliquestroke short for slash fictiona genre of fan fiction that explores romantic or sexual relationships between same-sex characters. Wingnut politicsan uncomplimentary term for someone of right-wing or conservative views.
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Standard accents Word pronunciations. Mac brand of Apple Inc. Uncommon slang; proper n. A term of informal address used with male strangers;   generally implies more unfriendliness or disapproval than the more neutral 'pal' or 'buddy': "Get your car out of my way, Mac! MackintoshMacintoshor McIntosh. Macintoshbrand of Apple Inc. US, UK often post n. Member of Parliament.
Military police other expansions. Ancient Egyptian mummychemically preserved corpse any preserved corpse Mexican mumia. US; alternative UK term serviette is becoming obsolete]       .
The National Health Servicea government-run health care plan funded by British taxpayers and available to all citizens. The National Honor Societyan American scholastic organization open to high schoolers in grades 10—12, see grade who excel in academics, leadership skills, citizenship, and character. There is no direct equivalent in Britain for the latter term which would include, but would not be restricted to all registered charities in Britain but, for example, building societies would also be considered non-profits in the United States.
A deep, narrow mountain pass. Onesie jumpsuit : One-piece garment worn by older children and adults Local Sluts Shell Point SC loungewear. Infant bodysuit : a bodysuit worn by infants; Onesies is a registered trademark in the US for infant bodysuits, but the term is used widely as a general one.
Contrast ' Asian ', meaning a person from South Asia. Considered pejorative when used to describe persons.
A knife with a broad, flat, flexible blade used in cooking. Type of animal, e. Although refers to trousers in parts of Northern England.
Scotland a pasture or field area for the parking of motor vehicles "a car park" sports a soccer or rugby field see also country park. To engage in romantic intimacy in a parked vehicle.
A sleeveless, collarless dress worn over a shirt Jumper dress. US: field.
Many, many uses; see Point disambiguation. A large architectural feature, usually found as one of a pair at the entrance to ancient Egyptian temples — see Pylon architecture. Liquid measure approximately 1. Liquid measure equal to 0.
Queue data structure. Fish including members of the family Cyprinidae. An edible salad green, called arugula in American English. US and now common are: to be a candidate in an election UK also stand ; to manage or provide for a business, a family, etc. More s.
UK: at school for both. US ; reminder of the past. Shaggy from the Scooby-Doo cartoon a type of shredded coarse tobacco. To transport goods by sea, movement of goods by sea Relationship fandom.