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Definition 1: an island comprising England and Scotland and Wales - [noun denoting location]

Synonyms for great britain in the sense of this definition

(great britain is an instance of ...) a land mass (smaller than a continent) that is surrounded by water

(... is an instance of great britain) archaic name for England or Great Britain; used poetically

(great britain is a part of ...) one of the four countries that make up the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; located on the northern part of the island of Great Britain; famous for bagpipes and plaids and kilts

(great britain is a part of ...) a large firth on the west coast of Britain between England and Scotland

(... is part of great britain) Great Britain and Ireland and adjacent islands in the north Atlantic

(great britain is a member of ...) a native or inhabitant of Great Britain

(great britain belongs to a domain located in ...) a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom

Definition 2: a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom - [noun denoting location]

Synonyms for great britain in the sense of this definition

(... is a kind of great britain ) a slang term for Great Britain used by British troops serving abroad

(great britain is an instance of ...) a country with a king as head of state

(great britain is a part of ...) a division of the United Kingdom

(great britain is a part of ...) a division of the United Kingdom located on the northern part of the island of Ireland

(great britain is a part of ...) one of the four countries that make up the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; located on the northern part of the island of Great Britain; famous for bagpipes and plaids and kilts

(great britain is a part of ...) one of the four countries that make up the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; during Roman times the region was known as Cambria

(... is part of great britain) Great Britain and Ireland and adjacent islands in the north Atlantic

(... is a member of great britain) an international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members

"he tried to take Britain into the Europen Union"

(... is a member of great britain) an international organization created in 1949 by the North Atlantic Treaty for purposes of collective security

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) something badly botched or muddled

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a conspicuous mistake whose effects seem to reverberate

"he dropped a clanger"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) finding a way to take money back from people that they were given in another way

"the Treasury will find some clawback for the extra benefits members received"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a selection or decision purely at random

"their system of hiring people seemed to be a sort of lucky dip"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a secret move (to avoid paying debts)

"they did a moonlight flit"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) temporary dismissal of a student from a university

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a walk around a territory (a parish or manor or forest etc.) in order to officially assert and record its boundaries

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a section along the route of a bus for which the fare is the same

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a sport in which people ride across country on ponies

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a form of football played with an oval ball

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a game resembling handball; played on a court with a front wall and two side walls

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a table game in which short cues are used to knock balls into holes that are guarded by wooden pegs; penalties are incurred if the pegs are knocked over

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a lottery in which tickets are drawn from a revolving drum

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a simple board game in which players move counters according to the throw of dice

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a game in which coins or discs are slid by hand across a board toward a mark

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a game in which prizes (e.g., candies or coins) are concealed in a container and for a small sum a player can draw one out at random

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) vulgar expression for a bout of heavy drinking

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a boisterous practical joke (especially by college students)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a British solo dance performed by sailors

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an abbreviation of pantomime

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an easy task

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the job of a head of a government department

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the position of headmaster or headmistress

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) cost accounting

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (formerly in Britain) an examination taken by 11 and 12 year old students to select suitable candidates for grammar school

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) British slang for a swindle

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a compulsory annual test of older motor vehicles for safety and exhaust fumes

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (during World War II in Britain) watching for fires started by bombs that dropped from the sky

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) cuddle and kiss

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a nap

"Arthur's taking a short zizz"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) British slang for a look

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) drill on a barracks square

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a review that refreshes your memory

"I need a rub up on my Latin"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a quick look around (originally military slang)

"take a shufti while you're out there"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a long stay in bed in the morning

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the control of traffic by a policeman stationed at an intersection

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) benefits paid to bring incomes up to minimum levels established by law

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an outdoor sale at which people sell things from the trunk of their car

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) keeping watch over examination candidates to prevent cheating

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (informal British usage) aggravation or aggression

"I skipped it because it was too much aggro"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a fistfight

"the quarrel ended in a punch-up"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a form of protest by workers in which they deliberately slow down in order to cause problem from their employers

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the prolonged bombardment of British cities by the German Luftwaffe during World War II and the aerial combat that accompanied it

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a major or main route

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) any of the seats occupied by backbenchers in the House of Commons

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a heating element in an electric fire

"an electric fire with three bars"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a licensed bookmaker's shop that is not at the race track

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a plastic bag used to line a trash or garbage bin

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a place where bottles can be deposited for recycling

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) informal British term for a cafe

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) one of the two sides of a motorway where traffic travels in one direction only usually in two or three lanes

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a road on which you are not allowed to stop (unless you have a breakdown)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a framework of bars or logs for children to climb on

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a sitting room (usually at school or university)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) office used by the accountants of a business

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a small farm worked by a crofter

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) any of the seats in the House of Commons used by members who do not vote regularly with either the government or the Opposition

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an excavation; usually a quarry or mine

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a small third seat in the back of an old-fashioned two-seater

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a large metal pot (12 gallon camp kettle) for cooking; used in military camps

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a knob used to release the catch when opening a door (often called `doorhandle' in Great Britain)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an elastic adhesive bandage for covering cuts or wounds

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a small colored light used for decoration (especially at Christmas)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a food turner with a broad blade used for turning or serving fish or other food that is cooked in a frying pan

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an old shabby movie theater

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the platform in the cab of a locomotive on which the engineer stands to operate the controls

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a public house that is not controlled by a brewery and so is free to sell different brands of beer and ale

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) any of the front seats in the House of Commons that are reserved for ministers or former ministers

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a coin-operated gambling machine that produces random combinations of symbols (usually pictures of different fruits) on rotating dials; certain combinations win money for the player

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) colloquial terms for an umbrella

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a parsonage (especially one provided for the holder of a benefice)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a greengrocer's grocery store

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) groceries sold by a greengrocer

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) military quarters of midshipmen and junior officers on a British warship

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an effigy of Guy Fawkes that is burned on a bonfire on Guy Fawkes Day

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a sleeveless tunic worn by English girls as part of a school uniform

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a decorative hinged clip that girls and women put in their hair to hold it in place

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a university dormitory

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a paved strip beside a motorway (for stopping in emergencies)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a highway

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a farm that supplies the needs of a large estate of establishment

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) socks and stockings and tights collectively (the British include underwear)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a huge supermarket (usually built on the outskirts of a town)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the merchandise that is sold in an ironmonger's shop

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a government office in a town where information about available jobs is displayed and where unemployment benefits are administered

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a recreational facility including a swimming pool for water sports

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) life assurance office

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) small house at the entrance to the grounds of a country mansion; usually occupied by a gatekeeper or gardener

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a square plate bearing the letter L that is attached to both ends of a car to indicate that the driver is a learner

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a storeroom in a house where odds and ends can be stored (especially furniture)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a waterproof raincoat made of rubberized fabric

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a safe for storing meat

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) street lined with buildings that were originally private stables but have been remodeled as dwellings

"she lives in a Chelsea mews"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a van (typically powered by electricity) with an open side that is used to deliver milk to houses

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a minicar used as a taxicab

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a car that is even smaller than a subcompact car

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) any of certain cathedrals and large churches; originally connected to a monastery

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) modern convenience; the appliances and conveniences characteristic of a modern house

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the side of a vehicle nearest the kerb

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (British slang) a prison

"he's in the nick"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a loose protective coverall or smock worn over ordinary clothing for dirty work

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) general term for an ancient and prestigious and privileged university (especially Oxford University or Cambridge University)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a police cruiser

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a small pan or cup (usually of tin)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a large moving van (especially one used for moving furniture)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a kind of heavy jacket (`windcheater' is a British term)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a type of lift having a chain of open compartments that move continually in an endless loop so that (agile) passengers can step on or off at each floor

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an acronym for pedestrian light control; a pedestrian crossing with traffic lights that are controlled by pedestrians

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a red pillar-shaped letter box

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a box for a child's toys and personal things (especially at a boarding school)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a light gym shoe with a rubber sole and a canvas top

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a hole into which a plug fits (especially a hole where water drains away)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a wall socket

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) tavern consisting of a building with a bar and public rooms; often provides light meals

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a roadside cafe especially for lorry drivers

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a small light basket used as a measure for fruits

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a bicycle that must be pedaled

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) car window consisting of a small pivoted glass vent in the door of a car

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a racetrack for automobile races

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) a provincial British university of relatively recent founding; distinguished from Oxford University and Cambridge University

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a rowboat

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a small room (in large old British houses) next to the kitchen; where kitchen utensils are cleaned and kept and other rough household jobs are done

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) small pruning shears with a spring that holds the handles open and a single blade that closes against a flat surface

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) farm devoted to raising sheep

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) another name for a station wagon

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a crash helmet

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a paved surface on which cars can be made to skid so that drivers can practice controlling them

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a railway car at the end of the train; it can be detached without stopping the train

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a bowl into which the dregs of teacups and coffee cups are emptied at the table

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) seating in the forward part of the main level of a theater

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a mansion that is (or formerly was) occupied by an aristocratic family

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a lightweight British submachine gun

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a burglarproof and fireproof room in which valuables are kept

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a room where a doctor or dentist can be consulted

"he read the warning in the doctor's surgery"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a loudspeaker

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a restaurant where tea and light meals are available

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a house that is part of a terrace

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a hat (Cockney rhyming slang: `tit for tat' rhymes with `hat')

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a waterproof bag for holding bathrooms items (soap and toothpaste etc.) when you are travelling

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a box for storing eatables (especially at boarding school)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a candy store in Great Britain

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a carpet pad of thick felt

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (Great Britain) a closed railroad car that carries baggage or freight

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a grass border along a road

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) detached or semidetached suburban house

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (British) British term for video display

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a basin for washing the hands (`wash-hand basin' is a British expression)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) sailing barge used especially in East Anglia

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a plain or twilled fabric of wool and cotton used especially for warm shirts or skirts and pajamas

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) cotton flannelette with a nap on both sides

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a booby prize consisting of a spoon made of wood

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a poorhouse where able-bodied poor are compelled to labor

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an absolute certainty

"it's a dead cert"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) unpleasant nastiness; used especially of nasty weather

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a man's testicles (from Cockney rhyming slang: cobbler's awl rhymes with ball)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) informal term for the nose

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the human face (`kisser' and `smiler' and `mug' are informal terms for `face' and `phiz' is British)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an informal British expression for head or mind

"use your noddle"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) common sense

"she has great social nous"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (a dated Briticism) a serious difficulty with which one is suddenly faced

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) something outstandingly difficult

"the problem was a real snorter"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an unpleasant smell

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (Briticism) a clever or amusing scheme or trick

"a clever wheeze probably succeeded in neutralizing the German espionage threat"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (England) the political policy of Margaret Thatcher

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) socialism to be established by gradual reforms within the law

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) press that engages in sensational journalism (especially concerning the private lives of public figures)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a system for distributing radio or tv programs

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the royal charter of political rights given to rebellious English barons by King John in 1215

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a charter granted by the sovereign (especially in Great Britain)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a diploma given for vocational training that prepares the student for a career in a particular area; good students may progress to a course leading to a degree

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a list issued by examiners that categorizes students according to the class of honours they achieved in their degree examinations

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a roster of names showing the order in which people should perform certain duties

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (British) solicitation of money usually for a benevolent purpose

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a gift voucher that can be exchanged for books costing up to an amount given on the voucher

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an order for goods to be exported or imported

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (British) a magazine that is printed in color and circulated with a newspaper (especially on weekends)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) reading materials (documents, written information) that you must read and deal with but that you think are extremely boring

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) nonsense

"I think that is a load of cobblers"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an incomprehensible talk

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) informal term for information

"give me the gen on your new line of computers"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the code of rules governing the use of public roads

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (a British degree) a bachelor's degree in medicine

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a university degree with honors

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an honours degree of the highest class

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a first-class honours degree in two subjects

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a canvas cone hoisted to warn of high winds

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) system of signalling by hand signs used by bookmakers at racetracks

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) something worn on the shoulder of a military uniform as an emblem of a division etc.

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) traditional jazz as revived in the 1950s

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a style of popular music in the 1950s; based on American folk music and played on guitars and improvised percussion instruments

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a verbal dispute; a wrangling argument

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a preliminary report of government proposals that is published in order to stimulate discussion

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (United Kingdom) a written statement of the grounds of complaint made to court of law asking for the grievance to be redressed

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a crash involving a car or plane

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (Briticism) a grand formal party on an important occasion

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a happy party

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a progressive whist party

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a public ceremony on Maundy Thursday when the monarch distributes Maundy money

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a high-speed motorcycle race on a public road

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a regular occasion on which a number of horse races are held on the same track

"the Epsom race meeting was an important social event"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a buzzing or whizzing sound

"a nasty zizz in the engine"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) eatables (especially sweets)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) flour that does not contain a raising agent

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) flour made by grinding the entire wheat berry including the bran; (`whole meal flour' is British usage)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) nautical term for tinned meat

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) substantial early evening meal including tea

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a light midafternoon meal of tea and sandwiches or cakes

"an Englishman would interrupt a war to have his afternoon tea"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a large satisfying meal

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a meal consisting of a sandwich of bread and cheese and a salad

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a stew of meat and potatoes cooked in a tightly covered pot

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) very finely granulated sugar that was formerly sprinkled from a castor

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (British) the dessert course of a meal (`pud' is used informally)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a trifle soaked in wine and decorated with almonds and candied fruit

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a pudding made with strained split peas mixed with egg

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) pudding made of suet pastry spread with jam or fruit and rolled up and baked or steamed

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a sweet or savory pudding made with suet and steamed or boiled

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a suet pudding containing currants

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a pastry cup with a filling of fruit or custard and no top crust

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a flat round cake of sweetened pastry filled with dried fruit

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a rich fruitcake (usually covered with icing and marzipan) and eaten at Christmas

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a fruitcake (sometimes covered with almond paste) eaten at mid-Lent or Easter or Christmas

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) flat semisweet cookie or biscuit usually served with tea

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) any of various small flat sweet cakes (`biscuit' is the British term)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a cake consisting of two layers of sponge cake with a jelly filling in between

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a conserve with a thick consistency; made with lemons and butter and eggs and sugar

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a small thin sausage

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) another name for Bologna sausage

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) pork sausage

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a ready-cooked and highly seasoned pork sausage

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a sandwich

"a bacon butty"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) sweetened porridge made of tapioca or flour or oatmeal cooked quickly in milk or water

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a large red plum served as dessert

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) any market fish--edible saltwater fish or shellfish--except herring

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) any of several coarse fishes (such as dogfish or wolffish) when used as food

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a concentrated feed for cattle; processed in the form of blocks or cakes

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a creamy salad dressing resembling mayonnaise

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) thick cream made from scalded milk

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a pale cane syrup

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) leftover cabbage fried with cooked potatoes and sometimes meat

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a dish of minced meat topped with mashed potatoes

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a dish of rice and hard-boiled eggs and cooked flaked fish

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) English term for a dry sharp-tasting ale with strong flavor of hops (usually on draft)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an amber colored ale brewed with pale malts; similar to bitter but drier and lighter

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a cheap wine of inferior quality

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) any of several white wines from the Rhine River valley in Germany (`hock' is British usage)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a drink taken at sundown

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) strong cider (as made in western England)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a cup of tea

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a lump of slimy stuff

"a gob of phlegm"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a hard-line extremist Islamic group in Great Britain who support bin Laden and other terrorist groups

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an organization concerned to preserve historic monuments and buildings and places of historical interest or natural beauty; founded in 1895 and supported by endowment and private subscription

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a government police department dealing with political security

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a board of the British government that administers and collects major direct taxes

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the official cartography agency of the British government

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a major social class or order of persons regarded collectively as part of the body politic of the country (especially in the United Kingdom) and formerly possessing distinct political rights

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the clergy in France and the heads of the church in Britain

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the nobility in France and the peerage in Britain

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the common people

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the segment of the public that is easily influenced by mass media (chiefly British)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a company that is organized to give its owners limited liability

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a group of people who save money in a common fund for a specific purpose (usually distributed at Christmas)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a band of musicians who play skiffle

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (Britain) a celebratory reunion feast or entertainment held a college

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an annual dinner party given by an employer for the employees

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a political party in Great Britain; formerly the Liberal Party; advocates reforms and improvement of the conditions of working people

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) formerly a school that charged tuition fees and also received government grants in return for admitting certain non-paying students who were nominated by the local authorities

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a school providing training for a special field or profession

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a British university that is open to people without formal academic qualifications and where teaching is by correspondence or broadcasting or summer school

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an advisory council to a ruler (especially to the British Crown)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (chiefly Brit) a council representing employer and employees of a plant or business to discuss working conditions etc; also: a committee representing the workers elected to negotiate with management about grievances and wages etc

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a legislative assembly in certain countries

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a commission with jurisdiction over fisheries and navigation in a port or river

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a parliamentary committee appointed for some special purpose

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the United Kingdom's central unit for the tasking and coordination and funding of intelligence and security agencies

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a specialist regiment of the British army that is trained in commando techniques of warfare and used in clandestine operations (especially against terrorist groups)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the government agency in the United Kingdom that is responsible for internal security and counterintelligence overseas

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the government agency in the United Kingdom that is responsible for internal security and counterintelligence on British territory

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the department in charge of the navy (as in Great Britain)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the elected governing body of a county

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the senior ministers of the British government

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a group of senior members of the political party that is out of power; these members would probably assume corresponding positions as ministers in the British Cabinet if their party was elected

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an embassy of one British Commonwealth country to another

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) private independent secondary school in Great Britain supported by endowment and tuition

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a row of houses built in a similar style and having common dividing walls (or the street on which they face)

"Grosvenor Terrace"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a copse that shelters game

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a raucous gathering

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an administrative unit of local government

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a tract of level wasteland; uncultivated land with sandy soil and scrubby vegetation

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) monotonous urban sprawl of standardized buildings

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (United Kingdom) a region created by territorial division for the purpose of local government

"the county has a population of 12,345 people"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the town or city that is the seat of government for a shire

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a residential area where the houses were all planned and built at the same time

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a wealthy residential suburb

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a former administrative district of England; equivalent to a county

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an area that is dangerous or impossible to enter or to which entry is forbidden

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a vendor's position (especially on the sidewalk)

"he was employed to see that his paper's news pitches were not trespassed upon by rival vendors"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a planned urban community created in a rural or undeveloped area and designed to be self-sufficient with its own housing and education and commerce and recreation

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a subsidiary port built in deeper water than the original port (but usually farther from the center of trade)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an area of open or forested country

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an island comprising England and Scotland and Wales

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the English counties surrounding London into which Greater London has expanded

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an open river valley (in a hilly area)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a small pond of standing water

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a person of Anglo-Saxon (especially British) descent whose native tongue is English and whose culture is strongly influenced by English culture as in WASP for `White Anglo-Saxon Protestant'

"in the ninth century the Vikings began raiding the Anglo-Saxons in Britain" "his ancestors were not just British, they were Anglo-Saxons"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a member of the House of Commons who is not a party leader

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a minor parish official who serves a ceremonial function

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a stupid person who is easy to take advantage of

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (British slang) a scientist or technician engaged in military research

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the honorary or titular head of a university

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the head of the police force in a county (or similar area)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an intellectual who is ostentatiously and irritatingly knowledgeable

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a maker of counterfeit coins

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) any elderly pompous reactionary ultranationalistic person (after the cartoon character created by Sir David Low)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a uniformed doorman

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a police officer of the lowest rank

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the member of a group whose duty it is to convene meetings

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a member of the House of Commons who does not vote regularly with either the government or the Opposition

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a title of respect for a member of the English gentry ranking just below a knight; placed after the name

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (during World War II in Britain) someone whose duty was to watch for fires caused by bombs dropped from the air

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a member of the House of Commons who is a minister in the government or who holds an official position in an opposition party

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a person who sells fruit

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a grocer who sells fresh fruits and vegetables

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (British slang) boss

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a person hired to help in another's home (especially one employed by a local authority to help the infirm with domestic work)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a lively and ineffectual upper-class young man

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a private detective

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an advanced student or graduate in medicine gaining supervised practical experience (`houseman' is a British term)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) someone who watches examination candidates to prevent cheating

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) formerly a high judicial officer

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) someone who drives slowly along the curb seeking sex from prostitutes or other women

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a woman of the peerage in Britain

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a person who administers a landed estate

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a retail dealer in yard goods

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a woman hired to help children cross a road safely near a school

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the highest officer of the Crown who is head of the judiciary and who presides in the House of Lords

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) informal term for a friend of the same sex

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a dealer in textiles (especially silks)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a British teenager or young adult in the 1960s; noted for their clothes consciousness and opposition to the rockers

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) formerly an itinerant peddler of muffins

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) your grandmother

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an informer or spy working for the police

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) someone who reads out broadcast news bulletin

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the person who holds an office

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) someone who sells men's clothes

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a person who is employed to look after the affairs of businesses that are affected by legislation of the British Parliament

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a person who has the right to be considered legally a British citizen (by virtue of the birth of a parent or grandparent)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a nobleman (duke or marquis or earl or viscount or baron) who is a member of the British peerage

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a peer who is entitled to sit in the House of Lords

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a disparaging term for an appointee

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a policeman stationed at an intersection to direct traffic

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a vendor of pork and products made from pork

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a worker in an inn or public house who serves customers and does various chores

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) teacher at a university or college (especially at Cambridge or Oxford)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the keeper of a public house

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the host or chairman of a radio or tv quiz show or panel game

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an enlisted soldier who serves in the ranks of the armed forces

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a commissioned officer who has been promoted from enlisted status

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a person who pays local rates (especially a householder)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a barrister or solicitor who serves as part-time judge in towns or boroughs

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a member of the military police in Britain

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) someone who works for a company that moves furniture

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the official in each electorate who holds the election and returns the results

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a teenager or young adult in the 1960s who wore leather jackets and rode motorcycles

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a young peddler of sand; used now only to express great happiness in `happy as a sandboy'

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a shirker

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) someone who examines votes at an election

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a clerk in a betting shop who calculates the winnings

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a title used before the name of knight or baronet

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a student in the sixth form

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a female domestic servant who does all kinds of menial work

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a dealer in cheap ready-made clothing

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a person owning or renting a smallholding

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a person without employment who makes money by various dubious schemes; goes about smartly dressed and having a good time

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a child

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a new military recruit

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an English country landowner

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (United Kingdom) a paid magistrate (appointed by the Home Secretary) dealing with police cases

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) one who deals only with brokers or other jobbers

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) someone who breaks up stone

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an officer ranking next below a lieutenant

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a woman advocate of women's right to vote (especially a militant advocate in the United Kingdom at the beginning of the 20th century)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a police informer who implicates many people

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the most important person in an organization

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) one who sells goods on the installment plan

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a reckless and impetuous person

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a tough youth of 1950's and 1960's wearing Edwardian style clothes

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an advocate of Thatcherism

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) someone who buys tickets to an event in order to resell them at a profit

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) townsman unacquainted with country life especially a slick and flashy male city dweller

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) someone who assesses the monetary worth of possessions

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an innkeeper (especially British)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a silly and inept person; someone who is regarded as stupid

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (offensive British slang) term used by the British to refer to people of color from Africa or Asia

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a student enrolled in (or graduated from) Winchester College

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a secondary or incidental effect

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a radio wave with a wavelength between 100 and 1000 meters (a frequency between 300 kilohertz and 3000 kilohertz)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a plant suitable for growing in a flowerpot (especially indoors)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) property that provides tax income for local governments

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a piece of land under 50 acres that is sold or let to someone for cultivation

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) land that belongs to the Crown

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a rebate on rent given by a local government authority

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) very low or nominal rent

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) installment plan

"we bought a car on the never-never"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) money paid (by the government) to someone who is too ill to work

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a present given at Christmas for services during the year

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a tax levied on households by local authorities; based on the estimated value of the property and the number of people living in it

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a local tax on property (usually used in the plural)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a local tax for the relief of the poor

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the interest rate set by the Bank of England for lending to other banks

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a fee (in addition to that marked on the brief) paid to counsel in a case that lasts more than one day

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) rate per quarter for water from a public supply

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a British term for some kinds of insurance

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an account at a post office that can be used in similar ways to an account at a bank

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a check given by the British government to someone who is unemployed; it can be cashed either at a bank or at the post office

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a decimal coin worth ten pennies

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) former cupronickel coin of the United Kingdom equal to three pennies

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a small coin of the United Kingdom worth six pennies; not minted since 1970

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) specially minted silver coins that are distributed by the British sovereign on Maundy Thursday

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) short for dividend; especially one paid by a cooperative society

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the accumulated and undivided profits of a corporation after provision has been made for dividends and reserves

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a government bond that bears no interest or capital gains but enters the holder into lotteries

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a sum of money voted by British Parliament each year for the expenses of the British royal family

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a unit of capacity for grain equal to 80 bushels

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a quarter of a hundredweight (28 pounds)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a unit of length equal to one twelfth of a foot

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a linear measure of 16.5 feet

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a unit of weight for wool equal to about 28 pounds

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an avoirdupois unit used to measure the weight of a human body; equal to 14 pounds

"a heavy chap who must have weighed more than twenty stone"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) little or nothing at all

"I asked for a raise and they gave me bugger-all" "I know sweet Fanny Adams about surgery"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a billion

"in England they call one thousand million a milliard"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the number that is represented as a one followed by 12 zeros; in the United Kingdom the usage followed in the United States is frequently seen

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the number that is represented as a one followed by 18 zeros

"in England they call a quintillion a trillion"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the number that is represented as a one followed by 24 zeros

"in England they call a septillion a quadrillion"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an amount needed to restore something to its former level

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a situation in which an increase in income results in a loss of benefits so that you are no better off

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a painful muscle spasm especially in the neck or back (`rick' and `wrick' are British)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a poor job; a mess

"they made a real dog's breakfast of that job"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an informal British abbreviation of approval

"he accepted it on appro"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) bad luck

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) an airless smoky smelly atmosphere

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the state of being liable to assessment or taxation

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) coal gas manufactured for domestic and industrial use

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) diesel oil used in cars and lorries with diesel engines; from d(iesel) e(ngine) r(oad) v(ehicle)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) hardened clay

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) methylated spirit used in the practice of medicine (especially for cleansing the skin before injections or before surgery)

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a short vacation about halfway through a school term

"he came to visit at half-term"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) anniversary of the discovery of the Gunpowder Plot

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) day for the celebration of the discovery of the Gunpowder Plot

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a date stamped on perishable produce indicating the date by which it should be sold

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a Christian holy day; one of four specified days when certain payments are due

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an evening when members of a club or college can bring their friends as guests

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a week at British universities during which side-shows and processions of floats are organized to raise money for charities

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a day on which university students hold a rag

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) first weekday after Christmas

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the Sunday nearest to November 11 when those who died in World War I and World War II are commemorated

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) an annual day in the schools when speeches are made and prizes are distributed

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) as long ago as anyone can remember

"he has been a conductor since the year dot"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) sleep

"roused him from his kip"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) a period during a parliamentary session when members of British Parliament may ask questions of the ministers

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) shake or vibrate rapidly and intensively

"The old engine was juddering"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) British military language: avoid work

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) summarized or abridged

"a potted version of a novel"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) not to be deceived or hoodwinked

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) cunning and sly

"the pawky rich old lady who incessantly scores off her parasitical descendants"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) pretty and neat

"what a dinky little hat"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (informal British) sexually attractive

"a dishy blonde"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) not characteristic of the upper classes especially in language use

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (chiefly British) of or appropriate to the upper classes especially in language use

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) stark naked

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) cross-eyed

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) lively and brisk

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) the usual or familiar type

"it is a common or garden sparrow"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) very chic

"groovy clothes"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) sore or lame

"a gammy foot"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) used of a radio receiver that is adaptable to all voltages

"an all-mains set"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) malodorous

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) severe; punishingly bad

"swingeing taxation" "swingeing damages awarded by the judge"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) ill-tempered or annoyed

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) humorless and disapproving

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) somewhat hungry

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) faulty

"I've got this dicky heart"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) trivial

"potty little details"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) enormous

"a whacking phone bill" "a whacking lie"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (of telephone numbers) not listed in the telephone directory

"an ex-directory number"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) of a gilt-edged security; having more than 15 years to run before redemption

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) of a gilt-edged security; having less than 5 years to run before redemption

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) of or involving food to be taken and eaten off the premises

"takeout pizza" "the takeout counter" "`take-away' is chiefly British"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) of or relating to British universities founded in the late 19th century or the 20th century

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) very unpleasant or offensive

"a grotty little play"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) postpaid

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) free of charge

"if they deposit these shares in the scheme they will get further buckshee shares on a one-for-one basis"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) having been paved

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) very pleased

"I'm chuffed to have won"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) upstart

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) snobbish; pretentiously superior

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) of the elder of two boys with the same family name

"Jones major"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) of the younger of two boys with the same family name

"Jones minor"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) denoting a quantity consisting of one million million items or units in Great Britain

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) one quintillion in Great Britain

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) alone and on your own

"don't just sit there on your tod"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) stubbornly obstructive and unwilling to cooperate

"unions...have never been as bloody-minded about demarcation as the shipbuilders"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) obstreperous

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) first-rate

"a capital fellow" "a capital idea"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) excellent or splendid

"that's a perfectly spiffing idea"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) excellent; best possible

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) very poor in quality

"ropey food" "a ropey performance"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) utterly astounded

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal expletive) surprised

"Well I'm jiggered!"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (British colloquial) not inclined to conversation

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) cheap and showy

"a cheap Brummagem imitation"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) liable to payment of locally assessed property taxes

"the ratable value of property"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) not subject to locally assessed property taxes

"unratable properties"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) very tired

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) exhausted or worn out

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) inferior and worthless

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) inferior (especially of a country's leadership)

"he's a tinpot Hitler"

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) poorly ventilated

(great britain is the region of the domain of ...) worn from age or heavy use and no longer able to operate (of cars or machines or people)

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Another word for great bowerbird

Another word for great blue shark

Another word for great blue heron

Another word for great black-backed gull

Another word for great bellied

Another word for great burdock

Another word for great bustard

Another word for great care

Another word for great cerebral vein

Another word for great circle


Other word for great circle

great circle meaning and synonyms

How to pronounce great circle