Name Report For First Name SHAD:


First name SHAD's origin is English. SHAD means "short form of the biblical shadrach: one of three young hebrew men who survived being cast into a fiery furnace". You can find other first names and English words that rhymes with SHAD below. Ryhme list involves the matching sounds according to the first letters, last letters and first&last letters of shad.(Brown names are of the same origin (English) with SHAD and Red names are first names with English/Anglo-Saxon origin)

Rhymes with SHAD - Names & Words

First Names Rhyming SHAD


shadha shadiyah shadi rashad shada shadia shadd shaddoc shaddock shadoe shadrach shadwell

NAMES RHYMING WITH SHAD (According to last letters):

Rhyming Names According to Last 3 Letters (had) - Names That Ends with had:

jihad bhraghad chad fahad galahad

Rhyming Names According to Last 2 Letters (ad) - Names That Ends with ad:

shahrazad widad mairearad mildread asad boulad raad sayad abdul-samad ahmad amjad awad ayyad fouad hadad imad jawad maudad mu'ayyad mus'ad saad ziyad artaxiad cathbad ferdiad konrad arpad glad angharad brimlad mairead natividad sinead soledad verdad amad ashaad birkhead brad clustfeinad conrad gad garrad hammad jarrad jerad jerrad kiarad koenraad lad mohamad mohammad muhammad muhunnad niichaad rashaad read tad zarad vlad rad mead halstead ead riyad scead mairghread mad su'ad souad aswad haddad meinrad arvad elrad

NAMES RHYMING WITH SHAD (According to first letters):

Rhyming Names According to First 3 Letters (sha) - Names That Begins with sha:

sha-mia sha-ul shaaban shaan shabab shabaka shace shae shaela shaeleigh shaelynn shafeeq shafiq shahana shaheen shai shaibya shailey shain shaina shaine shaithis shakeh shaker shakini shakir shakira shaku shalene shalom shalott shamay shamika shamra shamus shan shanahan shanaye shandley shandon shandy shane shani shania shanika shaniyah shanley shann shanna shannen shannon shanta shantae shapa sharada sharaden sharama sharanya sharayah shareef shareefa shareek sharif sharifa sharifah sharlene sharmila sharni sharnta sharon sharongila sharufa shashi shasti shattuck shauden shaughn shaun shauna shaundre shaunta shauntia shavana shaw shawe shawn shawna shawnasea shawnessey shawnette shawnita shawnn shawntel shay shayan shayde shaye shayla shaylee shayleigh


First Names which starts with 's' and ends with 'd':

sa'eed sa'id saewald saeweard safford sajid salford salhford sanford saraid saud saund sayyid scaffeld scand sceotend seafraid seaward seonaid serhild sewald seward sheffield shepard shephard shepherd sherard sherwood sid siegfried sigfreid sigfrid sigifrid sigiwald sigmund sigrid sigwald slaed smid somerled sped speed stafford stamford stanfeld stanfield stanford stanwood steathford stefford steward stockard stockhard stod stodd stoddard stokkard stratford strod stroud su'ud suffield suoud sutherland suthfeld svend syd

English Words Rhyming SHAD


inshadedadjective (a.) Marked with different shades.

nightshadenoun (n.) A common name of many species of the genus Solanum, given esp. to the Solanum nigrum, or black nightshade, a low, branching weed with small white flowers and black berries reputed to be poisonous.

overshadowingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Overshadow

overshadowernoun (n.) One that throws a shade, or shadow, over anything.

overshadowyadjective (a.) Overshadowing.

shadnoun (n. sing. & pl.) Any one of several species of food fishes of the Herring family. The American species (Clupea sapidissima), which is abundant on the Atlantic coast and ascends the larger rivers in spring to spawn, is an important market fish. The European allice shad, or alose (C. alosa), and the twaite shad. (C. finta), are less important species.

shadbirdnoun (n.) The American, or Wilson's, snipe. See under Snipe. So called because it appears at the same time as the shad.
 noun (n.) The common European sandpiper.

shaddnoun (n.) Rounded stones containing tin ore, lying at the surface of the ground, and indicating a vein.

shaddocknoun (n.) A tree (Citrus decumana) and its fruit, which is a large species of orange; -- called also forbidden fruit, and pompelmous.

shadenoun (n.) Comparative obscurity owing to interception or interruption of the rays of light; partial darkness caused by the intervention of something between the space contemplated and the source of light.
 noun (n.) Darkness; obscurity; -- often in the plural.
 noun (n.) An obscure place; a spot not exposed to light; hence, a secluded retreat.
 noun (n.) That which intercepts, or shelters from, light or the direct rays of the sun; hence, also, that which protects from heat or currents of air; a screen; protection; shelter; cover; as, a lamp shade.
 noun (n.) Shadow.
 noun (n.) The soul after its separation from the body; -- so called because the ancients it to be perceptible to the sight, though not to the touch; a spirit; a ghost; as, the shades of departed heroes.
 noun (n.) The darker portion of a picture; a less illuminated part. See Def. 1, above.
 noun (n.) Degree or variation of color, as darker or lighter, stronger or paler; as, a delicate shade of pink.
 noun (n.) A minute difference or variation, as of thought, belief, expression, etc.; also, the quality or degree of anything which is distinguished from others similar by slight differences; as, the shades of meaning in synonyms.
 noun (n.) To undergo or exhibit minute difference or variation, as of color, meaning, expression, etc.; to pass by slight changes; -- used chiefly with a preposition, as into, away, off.
 verb (v. t.) To shelter or screen by intercepting the rays of light; to keep off illumination from.
 verb (v. t.) To shelter; to cover from injury; to protect; to screen; to hide; as, to shade one's eyes.
 verb (v. t.) To obscure; to dim the brightness of.
 verb (v. t.) To pain in obscure colors; to darken.
 verb (v. t.) To mark with gradations of light or color.
 verb (v. t.) To present a shadow or image of; to shadow forth; to represent.

shadingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Shade
 noun (n.) Act or process of making a shade.
 noun (n.) That filling up which represents the effect of more or less darkness, expressing rotundity, projection, etc., in a picture or a drawing.

shadefuladjective (a.) Full of shade; shady.

shadelessadjective (a.) Being without shade; not shaded.

shadernoun (n.) One who, or that which, shades.

shadinessnoun (n.) Quality or state of being shady.

shadoofnoun (n.) A machine, resembling a well sweep, used in Egypt for raising water from the Nile for irrigation.

shadownoun (n.) Shade within defined limits; obscurity or deprivation of light, apparent on a surface, and representing the form of the body which intercepts the rays of light; as, the shadow of a man, of a tree, or of a tower. See the Note under Shade, n., 1.
 noun (n.) Darkness; shade; obscurity.
 noun (n.) A shaded place; shelter; protection; security.
 noun (n.) A reflected image, as in a mirror or in water.
 noun (n.) That which follows or attends a person or thing like a shadow; an inseparable companion; hence, an obsequious follower.
 noun (n.) A spirit; a ghost; a shade; a phantom.
 noun (n.) An imperfect and faint representation; adumbration; indistinct image; dim bodying forth; hence, mystical representation; type.
 noun (n.) A small degree; a shade.
 noun (n.) An uninvited guest coming with one who is invited.
 noun (n.) To cut off light from; to put in shade; to shade; to throw a shadow upon; to overspead with obscurity.
 noun (n.) To conceal; to hide; to screen.
 noun (n.) To protect; to shelter from danger; to shroud.
 noun (n.) To mark with gradations of light or color; to shade.
 noun (n.) To represent faintly or imperfectly; to adumbrate; hence, to represent typically.
 noun (n.) To cloud; to darken; to cast a gloom over.
 noun (n.) To attend as closely as a shadow; to follow and watch closely, especially in a secret or unobserved manner; as, a detective shadows a criminal.

shadowingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Shadow
 noun (n.) Shade, or gradation of light and color; shading.
 noun (n.) A faint representation; an adumbration.

shadowinessnoun (n.) The quality or state of being shadowy.

shadowishadjective (a.) Shadowy; vague.

shadowlessadjective (a.) Having no shadow.

shadowyadjective (a.) Full of shade or shadows; causing shade or shadow.
 adjective (a.) Hence, dark; obscure; gloomy; dim.
 adjective (a.) Not brightly luminous; faintly light.
 adjective (a.) Faintly representative; hence, typical.
 adjective (a.) Unsubstantial; unreal; as, shadowy honor.

shadrachnoun (n.) A mass of iron on which the operation of smelting has failed of its intended effect; -- so called from Shadrach, one of the three Hebrews who came forth unharmed from the fiery furnace of Nebuchadnezzar. (See Dan. iii. 26, 27.)

sunshadenoun (n.) Anything used as a protection from the sun's rays.
 noun (n.) A small parasol.
 noun (n.) An awning.

ENGLISH WORDS RHYMING WITH SHAD (According to last letters):

Rhyming Words According to Last 3 Letters (had) - English Words That Ends with had:

chadnoun (n.) See Shad.

jihadnoun (n.) Alt. of Jehad

jehadnoun (n.) A religious war against infidels or Mohammedan heretics; also, any bitter war or crusade for a principle or belief.

ENGLISH WORDS RHYMING WITH SHAD (According to first letters):

Rhyming Words According to First 3 Letters (sha) - Words That Begins with sha:

shabnoun (n.) The itch in animals; also, a scab.
 verb (v. t.) To play mean tricks; to act shabbily.
 verb (v. t.) To scratch; to rub.

shabbingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Shab

shabbedadjective (a.) Shabby.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Shab

shabbinessnoun (n.) The quality or state of being sghabby.

shabblenoun (n.) Alt. of Shabble
 noun (n.) A kind of crooked sword or hanger.

shabbynoun (n.) Torn or worn to rage; poor; mean; ragged.
 noun (n.) Clothed with ragged, much worn, or soiled garments.
 noun (n.) Mean; paltry; despicable; as, shabby treatment.

shabracknoun (n.) The saddlecloth or housing of a cavalry horse.

shacknoun (n.) The grain left after harvest or gleaning; also, nuts which have fallen to the ground.
 noun (n.) Liberty of winter pasturage.
 noun (n.) A shiftless fellow; a low, itinerant beggar; a vagabond; a tramp.
 verb (v. t.) To shed or fall, as corn or grain at harvest.
 verb (v. t.) To feed in stubble, or upon waste corn.
 verb (v. t.) To wander as a vagabond or a tramp.
 verb (v. i.) A hut; a shanty; a cabin.

shackatorynoun (n.) A hound.

shacklenoun (n.) Stubble.
 noun (n.) Something which confines the legs or arms so as to prevent their free motion; specifically, a ring or band inclosing the ankle or wrist, and fastened to a similar shackle on the other leg or arm, or to something else, by a chain or a strap; a gyve; a fetter.
 noun (n.) Hence, that which checks or prevents free action.
 noun (n.) A fetterlike band worn as an ornament.
 noun (n.) A link or loop, as in a chain, fitted with a movable bolt, so that the parts can be separated, or the loop removed; a clevis.
 noun (n.) A link for connecting railroad cars; -- called also drawlink, draglink, etc.
 noun (n.) The hinged and curved bar of a padlock, by which it is hung to the staple.
 verb (v. t.) To tie or confine the limbs of, so as to prevent free motion; to bind with shackles; to fetter; to chain.
 verb (v. t.) Figuratively: To bind or confine so as to prevent or embarrass action; to impede; to cumber.
 verb (v. t.) To join by a link or chain, as railroad cars.

shacklingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Shackle

shacklocknoun (n.) A sort of shackle.

shacklyadjective (a.) Shaky; rickety.

shafflernoun (n.) A hobbler; one who limps; a shuffer.

shafiitenoun (n.) A member of one of the four sects of the Sunnites, or Orthodox Mohammedans; -- so called from its founder, Mohammed al-Shafei.

shaftnoun (n.) The slender, smooth stem of an arrow; hence, an arrow.
 noun (n.) The long handle of a spear or similar weapon; hence, the weapon itself; (Fig.) anything regarded as a shaft to be thrown or darted; as, shafts of light.
 noun (n.) That which resembles in some degree the stem or handle of an arrow or a spear; a long, slender part, especially when cylindrical.
 noun (n.) The trunk, stem, or stalk of a plant.
 noun (n.) The stem or midrib of a feather.
 noun (n.) The pole, or tongue, of a vehicle; also, a thill.
 noun (n.) The part of a candlestick which supports its branches.
 noun (n.) The handle or helve of certain tools, instruments, etc., as a hammer, a whip, etc.
 noun (n.) A pole, especially a Maypole.
 noun (n.) The body of a column; the cylindrical pillar between the capital and base (see Illust. of Column). Also, the part of a chimney above the roof. Also, the spire of a steeple.
 noun (n.) A column, an obelisk, or other spire-shaped or columnar monument.
 noun (n.) A rod at the end of a heddle.
 noun (n.) A solid or hollow cylinder or bar, having one or more journals on which it rests and revolves, and intended to carry one or more wheels or other revolving parts and to transmit power or motion; as, the shaft of a steam engine.
 noun (n.) A humming bird (Thaumastura cora) having two of the tail feathers next to the middle ones very long in the male; -- called also cora humming bird.
 noun (n.) A well-like excavation in the earth, perpendicular or nearly so, made for reaching and raising ore, for raising water, etc.
 noun (n.) A long passage for the admission or outlet of air; an air shaft.
 noun (n.) The chamber of a blast furnace.

shaftedadjective (a.) Furnished with a shaft, or with shafts; as, a shafted arch.
 adjective (a.) Having a shaft; -- applied to a spear when the head and the shaft are of different tinctures.

shaftingnoun (n.) Shafts, collectivelly; a system of connected shafts for communicating motion.

shaftmannoun (n.) Alt. of Shaftment

shaftmentnoun (n.) A measure of about six inches.

shagnoun (n.) Coarse hair or nap; rough, woolly hair.
 noun (n.) A kind of cloth having a long, coarse nap.
 noun (n.) A kind of prepared tobacco cut fine.
 noun (n.) Any species of cormorant.
 adjective (a.) Hairy; shaggy.
 verb (v. t.) To make hairy or shaggy; hence, to make rough.

shaggingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Shag

shagbarknoun (n.) A rough-barked species of hickory (Carya alba), its nut. Called also shellbark. See Hickory.
 noun (n.) The West Indian Pithecolobium micradenium, a legiminous tree with a red coiled-up pod.

shagebushnoun (n.) A sackbut.

shaggedadjective (a.) Shaggy; rough.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Shag

shagginessnoun (n.) The quality or state of being shaggy; roughness; shaggedness.

shaggynoun (n.) Rough with long hair or wool.
 noun (n.) Rough; rugged; jaggy.

shagreennoun (n.) A kind of untanned leather prepared in Russia and the East, from the skins of horses, asses, and camels, and grained so as to be covered with small round granulations. This characteristic surface is produced by pressing small seeds into the grain or hair side when moist, and afterward, when dry, scraping off the roughness left between them, and then, by soaking, causing the portions of the skin which had been compressed or indented by the seeds to swell up into relief. It is used for covering small cases and boxes.
 noun (n.) The skin of various small sharks and other fishes when having small, rough, bony scales. The dogfishes of the genus Scyllium furnish a large part of that used in the arts.
 adjective (a.) Alt. of Shagreened
 verb (v. t.) To chagrin.

shagreenedadjective (a.) Made or covered with the leather called shagreen.
 adjective (a.) Covered with rough scales or points like those on shagreen.

shahnoun (n.) The title of the supreme ruler in certain Eastern countries, especially Persia.

shahinnoun (n.) A large and swift Asiatic falcon (Falco pregrinator) highly valued in falconry.

shaiknoun (n.) See Sheik.

shakingnoun (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Shake

shakenoun (n.) The act or result of shaking; a vacillating or wavering motion; a rapid motion one way and other; a trembling, quaking, or shivering; agitation.
 noun (n.) A fissure or crack in timber, caused by its being dried too suddenly.
 noun (n.) A fissure in rock or earth.
 noun (n.) A rapid alternation of a principal tone with another represented on the next degree of the staff above or below it; a trill.
 noun (n.) One of the staves of a hogshead or barrel taken apart.
 noun (n.) A shook of staves and headings.
 noun (n.) The redshank; -- so called from the nodding of its head while on the ground.
 verb (v.) To cause to move with quick or violent vibrations; to move rapidly one way and the other; to make to tremble or shiver; to agitate.
 verb (v.) Fig.: To move from firmness; to weaken the stability of; to cause to waver; to impair the resolution of.
 verb (v.) To give a tremulous tone to; to trill; as, to shake a note in music.
 verb (v.) To move or remove by agitating; to throw off by a jolting or vibrating motion; to rid one's self of; -- generally with an adverb, as off, out, etc.; as, to shake fruit down from a tree.
 verb (v. i.) To be agitated with a waving or vibratory motion; to tremble; to shiver; to quake; to totter.
  () obs. p. p. of Shake.

shakedownnoun (n.) A temporary substitute for a bed, as one made on the floor or on chairs; -- perhaps originally from the shaking down of straw for this purpose.

shakeforknoun (n.) A fork for shaking hay; a pitchfork.

shakennoun (n.) Impaired, as by a shock.
 adjective (a.) Caused to shake; agitated; as, a shaken bough.
 adjective (a.) Cracked or checked; split. See Shake, n., 2.
  (p. p.) of Shake

shakernoun (n.) A person or thing that shakes, or by means of which something is shaken.
 noun (n.) One of a religious sect who do not marry, popularly so called from the movements of the members in dancing, which forms a part of their worship.
 noun (n.) A variety of pigeon.

shakeressnoun (n.) A female Shaker.

shakerismnoun (n.) Doctrines of the Shakers.

shakespeareanadjective (a.) Of, pertaining to, or in the style of, Shakespeare or his works.

shakinessnoun (n.) Quality of being shaky.

shakingsnoun (n. pl.) Deck sweepings, refuse of cordage, canvas, etc.

shakonoun (n.) A kind of military cap or headdress.

shalenoun (n.) A shell or husk; a cod or pod.
 noun (n.) A fine-grained sedimentary rock of a thin, laminated, and often friable, structure.
 verb (v. t.) To take off the shell or coat of; to shell.

shallinoun (n.) See Challis.

shallonnoun (n.) An evergreen shrub (Gaultheria Shallon) of Northwest America; also, its fruit. See Salal-berry.

shalloonnoun (n.) A thin, loosely woven, twilled worsted stuff.

shallopnoun (n.) A boat.

shallotnoun (n.) A small kind of onion (Allium Ascalonicum) growing in clusters, and ready for gathering in spring; a scallion, or eschalot.


English Words which starts with 's' and ends with 'd':

sabelloidadjective (a.) Like, or related to, the genus Sabella.

saccharoidadjective (a.) Alt. of Saccharoidal

sacculatedadjective (a.) Furnished with little sacs.

sackclothedadjective (a.) Clothed in sackcloth.

sacredadjective (a.) Set apart by solemn religious ceremony; especially, in a good sense, made holy; set apart to religious use; consecrated; not profane or common; as, a sacred place; a sacred day; sacred service.
 adjective (a.) Relating to religion, or to the services of religion; not secular; religious; as, sacred history.
 adjective (a.) Designated or exalted by a divine sanction; possessing the highest title to obedience, honor, reverence, or veneration; entitled to extreme reverence; venerable.
 adjective (a.) Hence, not to be profaned or violated; inviolable.
 adjective (a.) Consecrated; dedicated; devoted; -- with to.
 adjective (a.) Solemnly devoted, in a bad sense, as to evil, vengeance, curse, or the like; accursed; baleful.

saddledadjective (a.) Having a broad patch of color across the back, like a saddle; saddle-backed.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Saddle

safeguardnoun (n.) One who, or that which, defends or protects; defense; protection.
 noun (n.) A convoy or guard to protect a traveler or property.
 noun (n.) A pass; a passport; a safe-conduct.
 verb (v. t.) To guard; to protect.

sagittatedadjective (a.) Sagittal; sagittate.

saidadjective (a.) Before-mentioned; already spoken of or specified; aforesaid; -- used chiefly in legal style.
  () imp. & p. p. of Say.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Say

saintedadjective (a.) Consecrated; sacred; holy; pious.
 adjective (a.) Entered into heaven; -- a euphemism for dead.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Saint

sainthoodnoun (n.) The state of being a saint; the condition of a saint.
 noun (n.) The order, or united body, of saints; saints, considered collectively.

saladnoun (n.) A preparation of vegetables, as lettuce, celery, water cress, onions, etc., usually dressed with salt, vinegar, oil, and spice, and eaten for giving a relish to other food; as, lettuce salad; tomato salad, etc.
 noun (n.) A dish composed of chopped meat or fish, esp. chicken or lobster, mixed with lettuce or other vegetables, and seasoned with oil, vinegar, mustard, and other condiments; as, chicken salad; lobster salad.

salamandroidadjective (a.) Like or pertaining to the salamanders.

salariedadjective (a.) Receiving a salary; paid by a salary; having a salary attached; as, a salaried officer; a salaried office.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Salary

salmonoidnoun (n.) Any fish of the family Salmonidae.
 adjective (a.) Like, or pertaining to, the Salmonidae, a family of fishes including the trout and salmon.

salpidnoun (n.) A salpa.

samaroidadjective (a.) Resembling a samara, or winged seed vessel.

sanctifiedadjective (a.) Made holy; also, made to have the air of sanctity; sanctimonious.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Sanctify

sandnoun (n.) Fine particles of stone, esp. of siliceous stone, but not reduced to dust; comminuted stone in the form of loose grains, which are not coherent when wet.
 noun (n.) A single particle of such stone.
 noun (n.) The sand in the hourglass; hence, a moment or interval of time; the term or extent of one's life.
 noun (n.) Tracts of land consisting of sand, like the deserts of Arabia and Africa; also, extensive tracts of sand exposed by the ebb of the tide.
 noun (n.) Courage; pluck; grit.
 verb (v. t.) To sprinkle or cover with sand.
 verb (v. t.) To drive upon the sand.
 verb (v. t.) To bury (oysters) beneath drifting sand or mud.
 verb (v. t.) To mix with sand for purposes of fraud; as, to sand sugar.

sandaledadjective (a.) Wearing sandals.
 adjective (a.) Made like a sandal.

sandalwoodnoun (n.) The highly perfumed yellowish heartwood of an East Indian and Polynesian tree (Santalum album), and of several other trees of the same genus, as the Hawaiian Santalum Freycinetianum and S. pyrularium, the Australian S. latifolium, etc. The name is extended to several other kinds of fragrant wood.
 noun (n.) Any tree of the genus Santalum, or a tree which yields sandalwood.
 noun (n.) The red wood of a kind of buckthorn, used in Russia for dyeing leather (Rhamnus Dahuricus).

sandedadjective (a.) Covered or sprinkled with sand; sandy; barren.
 adjective (a.) Marked with small spots; variegated with spots; speckled; of a sandy color, as a hound.
 adjective (a.) Short-sighted.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Sand

sapheadnoun (n.) A weak-minded, stupid fellow; a milksop.

sapidadjective (a.) Having the power of affecting the organs of taste; possessing savor, or flavor.

sapwoodnoun (n.) The alburnum, or part of the wood of any exogenous tree next to the bark, being that portion of the tree through which the sap flows most freely; -- distinguished from heartwood.

sarabandnoun (n.) A slow Spanish dance of Saracenic origin, to an air in triple time; also, the air itself.

sarceledadjective (a.) Cut through the middle.

sarcoidadjective (a.) Resembling flesh, or muscle; composed of sarcode.

sarcoptidnoun (n.) Any species of the genus Sarcoptes and related genera of mites, comprising the itch mites and mange mites.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the itch mites.

sardnoun (n.) A variety of carnelian, of a rich reddish yellow or brownish red color. See the Note under Chalcedony.

satinwoodnoun (n.) The hard, lemon-colored, fragrant wood of an East Indian tree (Chloroxylon Swietenia). It takes a lustrous finish, and is used in cabinetwork. The name is also given to the wood of a species of prickly ash (Xanthoxylum Caribaeum) growing in Florida and the West Indies.

saturatedadjective (a.) Filled to repletion; holding by absorption, or in solution, all that is possible; as, saturated garments; a saturated solution of salt.
 adjective (a.) Having its affinity satisfied; combined with all it can hold; -- said of certain atoms, radicals, or compounds; thus, methane is a saturated compound. Contrasted with unsaturated.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Saturate

saurioidadjective (a.) Same as Sauroid.

sauroidadjective (a.) Like or pertaining to the saurians.
 adjective (a.) Resembling a saurian superficially; as, a sauroid fish.

savoyardnoun (n.) A native or inhabitant of Savoy.

saxicavidnoun (n.) A saxicava.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the saxicavas.

scabbardnoun (n.) The case in which the blade of a sword, dagger, etc., is kept; a sheath.
 verb (v. t.) To put in a scabbard.

scabbedadjective (a.) Abounding with scabs; diseased with scabs.
 adjective (a.) Fig.: Mean; paltry; vile; worthless.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Scab

scadnoun (n.) A small carangoid fish (Trachurus saurus) abundant on the European coast, and less common on the American. The name is applied also to several allied species.
 noun (n.) The goggler; -- called also big-eyed scad. See Goggler.
 noun (n.) The friar skate.
 noun (n.) The cigar fish, or round robin.

scaffoldnoun (n.) A temporary structure of timber, boards, etc., for various purposes, as for supporting workmen and materials in building, for exhibiting a spectacle upon, for holding the spectators at a show, etc.
 noun (n.) Specifically, a stage or elevated platform for the execution of a criminal; as, to die on the scaffold.
 noun (n.) An accumulation of adherent, partly fused material forming a shelf, or dome-shaped obstruction, above the tuyeres in a blast furnace.
 verb (v. t.) To furnish or uphold with a scaffold.

scaldnoun (n.) A burn, or injury to the skin or flesh, by some hot liquid, or by steam.
 noun (n.) Scurf on the head. See Scall.
 noun (n.) One of the ancient Scandinavian poets and historiographers; a reciter and singer of heroic poems, eulogies, etc., among the Norsemen; more rarely, a bard of any of the ancient Teutonic tribes.
 adjective (a.) Affected with the scab; scabby.
 adjective (a.) Scurvy; paltry; as, scald rhymers.
 verb (v. t.) To burn with hot liquid or steam; to pain or injure by contact with, or immersion in, any hot fluid; as, to scald the hand.
 verb (v. t.) To expose to a boiling or violent heat over a fire, or in hot water or other liquor; as, to scald milk or meat.

scaleboardnoun (n.) A thin slip of wood used to justify a page.
 noun (n.) A thin veneer of leaf of wood used for covering the surface of articles of furniture, and the like.

scaledadjective (a.) Covered with scales, or scalelike structures; -- said of a fish, a reptile, a moth, etc.
 adjective (a.) Without scales, or with the scales removed; as, scaled herring.
 adjective (a.) Having feathers which in form, color, or arrangement somewhat resemble scales; as, the scaled dove.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Scale

scalledadjective (a.) Scabby; scurfy; scall.

scallopednoun (n.) Baked in a scallop; cooked with crumbs.
 adjective (a.) Furnished with a scallop; made or done with or in a scallop.
 adjective (a.) Having the edge or border cut or marked with segments of circles. See Scallop, n., 2.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Scallop

scaphoidnoun (n.) The scaphoid bone.
 adjective (a.) Resembling a boat in form; boat-shaped.

scaraboidnoun (n.) A scaraboid beetle.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the family Scarabaeidae, an extensive group which includes the Egyptian scarab, the tumbledung, and many similar lamellicorn beetles.

scardnoun (n.) A shard or fragment.

scaroidadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the Scaridae, a family of marine fishes including the parrot fishes.

scatteredadjective (a.) Dispersed; dissipated; sprinkled, or loosely spread.
 adjective (a.) Irregular in position; having no regular order; as, scattered leaves.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Scatter

scattergoodnoun (n.) One who wastes; a spendthrift.

schizopodnoun (n.) one of the Schizopoda. Also used adjectively.
 adjective (a.) Alt. of Schizopodous

schoolmaidnoun (n.) A schoolgirl.

sciaenoidadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the Sciaenidae, a family of marine fishes which includes the meagre, the squeteague, and the kingfish.

scincoidnoun (n.) A scincoidian.
 adjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the family Scincidae, or skinks.

scirrhoidadjective (a.) Resembling scirrhus.

sciuroidadjective (a.) Resembling the tail of a squirrel; -- generally said of branches which are close and dense, or of spikes of grass like barley.

scleroidadjective (a.) Having a hard texture, as nutshells.

sclerosedadjective (a.) Affected with sclerosis.

scoldnoun (n.) One who scolds, or makes a practice of scolding; esp., a rude, clamorous woman; a shrew.
 noun (n.) A scolding; a brawl.
 verb (v. i.) To find fault or rail with rude clamor; to brawl; to utter harsh, rude, boisterous rebuke; to chide sharply or coarsely; -- often with at; as, to scold at a servant.
 verb (v. t.) To chide with rudeness and clamor; to rate; also, to rebuke or reprove with severity.

scolytidnoun (n.) Any one of numerous species of small bark-boring beetles of the genus Scolytus and allied genera. Also used adjectively.

scomberoidnoun (a. & n.) Same as Scombroid.

scombroidnoun (n.) Any fish of the family Scombridae, of which the mackerel (Scomber) is the type.
 adjective (a.) Like or pertaining to the Mackerel family.

scopeloidnoun (n.) Any fish of the family Scopelidae.
 adjective (a.) Like or pertaining to fishes of the genus Scopelus, or family Scopelodae, which includes many small oceanic fishes, most of which are phosphorescent.

scopipednoun (n.) Same as Scopuliped.

scopulipednoun (n.) Any species of bee which has on the hind legs a brush of hairs used for collecting pollen, as the hive bees and bumblebees.

scorpaenoidadjective (a.) Of or pertaining to the family Scorpaenidae, which includes the scorpene, the rosefish, the California rockfishes, and many other food fishes. [Written also scorpaenid.] See Illust. under Rockfish.

scorpioidadjective (a.) Alt. of Scorpioidal

scraggedadjective (a.) Rough with irregular points, or a broken surface; scraggy; as, a scragged backbone.
 adjective (a.) Lean and rough; scraggy.

scratchweednoun (n.) Cleavers.

screednoun (n.) A strip of plaster of the thickness proposed for the coat, applied to the wall at intervals of four or five feet, as a guide.
 noun (n.) A wooden straightedge used to lay across the plaster screed, as a limit for the thickness of the coat.
 noun (n.) A fragment; a portion; a shred.
 noun (n.) A breach or rent; a breaking forth into a loud, shrill sound; as, martial screeds.
 noun (n.) An harangue; a long tirade on any subject.

scridnoun (n.) A screed; a shred; a fragment.

scrobiculatedadjective (a.) Having numerous small, shallow depressions or hollows; pitted.

scrodnoun (n.) Alt. of Scrode

scrolledadjective (a.) Formed like a scroll; contained in a scroll; adorned with scrolls; as, scrolled work.

scrubbedadjective (a.) Dwarfed or stunted; scrubby.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Scrub

scrubboardnoun (n.) A baseboard; a mopboard.

scudnoun (n.) The act of scudding; a driving along; a rushing with precipitation.
 noun (n.) Loose, vapory clouds driven swiftly by the wind.
 noun (n.) A slight, sudden shower.
 noun (n.) A small flight of larks, or other birds, less than a flock.
 noun (n.) Any swimming amphipod crustacean.
 verb (v. i.) To move swiftly; especially, to move as if driven forward by something.
 verb (v. i.) To be driven swiftly, or to run, before a gale, with little or no sail spread.
 verb (v. t.) To pass over quickly.

scutcheonedadjective (a.) Emblazoned on or as a shield.

scutellatedadjective (a.) Formed like a plate or salver; composed of platelike surfaces; as, the scutellated bone of a sturgeon.
 adjective (a.) Having the tarsi covered with broad transverse scales, or scutella; -- said of certain birds.

scutipedadjective (a.) Having the anterior surface of the tarsus covered with scutella, or transverse scales, in the form of incomplete bands terminating at a groove on each side; -- said of certain birds.

scythedadjective (a.) Armed scythes, as a chariot.

seabeardnoun (n.) A green seaweed (Cladophora rupestris) growing in dense tufts.

seaboardnoun (n.) The seashore; seacoast.
 adjective (a.) Bordering upon, or being near, the sea; seaside; seacoast; as, a seaboard town.
 adverb (adv.) Toward the sea.

seabordnoun (n. & a.) See Seaboard.

seaboundadjective (a.) Bounded by the sea.

seamedadjective (a.) Out of condition; not in good condition; -- said of a hawk.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Seam

searedadjective (a.) Scorched; cauterized; hence, figuratively, insensible; not susceptible to moral influences.
  (imp. & p. p.) of Sear

seawardadjective (a.) Directed or situated toward the sea.
 adverb (adv.) Toward the sea.

seaweednoun (n.) Popularly, any plant or plants growing in the sea.
 noun (n.) Any marine plant of the class Algae, as kelp, dulse, Fucus, Ulva, etc.

secondnoun (n.) One who, or that which, follows, or comes after; one next and inferior in place, time, rank, importance, excellence, or power.
 noun (n.) One who follows or attends another for his support and aid; a backer; an assistant; specifically, one who acts as another's aid in a duel.
 noun (n.) Aid; assistance; help.
 noun (n.) An article of merchandise of a grade inferior to the best; esp., a coarse or inferior kind of flour.
 noun (n.) The interval between any tone and the tone which is represented on the degree of the staff next above it.
 noun (n.) The second part in a concerted piece; -- often popularly applied to the alto.
 adjective (a.) Immediately following the first; next to the first in order of place or time; hence, occuring again; another; other.
 adjective (a.) Next to the first in value, power, excellence, dignity, or rank; secondary; subordinate; inferior.
 adjective (a.) Being of the same kind as another that has preceded; another, like a protype; as, a second Cato; a second Troy; a second deluge.
 adjective (a.) The sixtieth part of a minute of time or of a minute of space, that is, the second regular subdivision of the degree; as, sound moves about 1,140 English feet in a second; five minutes and ten seconds north of this place.
 adjective (a.) In the duodecimal system of mensuration, the twelfth part of an inch or prime; a line. See Inch, and Prime, n., 8.
 adjective (a.) To follow in the next place; to succeed; to alternate.
 adjective (a.) To follow or attend for the purpose of assisting; to support; to back; to act as the second of; to assist; to forward; to encourage.
 adjective (a.) Specifically, to support, as a motion or proposal, by adding one's voice to that of the mover or proposer.

secondhandadjective (a.) Not original or primary; received from another.
 adjective (a.) Not new; already or previously or used by another; as, a secondhand book, garment.

secundadjective (a.) Arranged on one side only, as flowers or leaves on a stalk.

sedgedadjective (a.) Made or composed of sedge.

seednoun (n.) A ripened ovule, consisting of an embryo with one or more integuments, or coverings; as, an apple seed; a currant seed. By germination it produces a new plant.
 noun (n.) Any small seedlike fruit, though it may consist of a pericarp, or even a calyx, as well as the seed proper; as, parsnip seed; thistle seed.
 noun (n.) The generative fluid of the male; semen; sperm; -- not used in the plural.
 noun (n.) That from which anything springs; first principle; original; source; as, the seeds of virtue or vice.
 noun (n.) The principle of production.
 noun (n.) Progeny; offspring; children; descendants; as, the seed of Abraham; the seed of David.
 noun (n.) Race; generation; birth.
 verb (v. t.) To sprinkle with seed; to plant seeds in; to sow; as, to seed a field.
 verb (v. t.) To cover thinly with something scattered; to ornament with seedlike decorations.
  (pl. ) of Seed

seedcodnoun (n.) A seedlip.

seemlyhednoun (n.) Comely or decent appearance.

seerhandnoun (n.) A kind of muslin of a texture between nainsook and mull.

seerwoodnoun (n.) Dry wood.

segmentedadjective (a.) Divided into segments or joints; articulated.