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Definition 1: 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 u.k. in the sense of this definition

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

(u.k. is an instance of ...) a country with a king as head of state

(u.k. is a part of ...) a division of the United Kingdom

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

(u.k. 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

(u.k. 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 u.k.) Great Britain and Ireland and adjacent islands in the north Atlantic

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) something badly botched or muddled

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

"he dropped a clanger"

(u.k. 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"

(u.k. 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"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a secret move (to avoid paying debts)

"they did a moonlight flit"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) temporary dismissal of a student from a university

(u.k. 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

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

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

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

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

(u.k. 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

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

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

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

(u.k. 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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) vulgar expression for a bout of heavy drinking

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a British solo dance performed by sailors

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) an abbreviation of pantomime

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) an easy task

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) the job of a head of a government department

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) the position of headmaster or headmistress

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) cost accounting

(u.k. 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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) British slang for a swindle

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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) cuddle and kiss

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a nap

"Arthur's taking a short zizz"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) British slang for a look

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) drill on a barracks square

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a review that refreshes your memory

"I need a rub up on my Latin"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a quick look around (originally military slang)

"take a shufti while you're out there"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a long stay in bed in the morning

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

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

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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) (informal British usage) aggravation or aggression

"I skipped it because it was too much aggro"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a fistfight

"the quarrel ended in a punch-up"

(u.k. 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

(u.k. 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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a major or main route

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a heating element in an electric fire

"an electric fire with three bars"

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

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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) informal British term for a cafe

(u.k. 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

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

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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) office used by the accountants of a business

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a small farm worked by a crofter

(u.k. 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

(u.k. 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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) an old shabby movie theater

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

(u.k. 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

(u.k. 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

(u.k. 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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) colloquial terms for an umbrella

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a greengrocer's grocery store

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) groceries sold by a greengrocer

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

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

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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a university dormitory

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a highway

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

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

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

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

(u.k. 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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) life assurance office

(u.k. 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

(u.k. 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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a waterproof raincoat made of rubberized fabric

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a safe for storing meat

(u.k. 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"

(u.k. 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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a minicar used as a taxicab

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a car that is even smaller than a subcompact car

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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) the side of a vehicle nearest the kerb

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) (British slang) a prison

"he's in the nick"

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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a police cruiser

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a small pan or cup (usually of tin)

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

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

(u.k. 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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a red pillar-shaped letter box

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

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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a wall socket

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a roadside cafe especially for lorry drivers

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a bicycle that must be pedaled

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a racetrack for automobile races

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a rowboat

(u.k. 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

(u.k. 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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) farm devoted to raising sheep

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) another name for a station wagon

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a crash helmet

(u.k. 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

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

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

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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a lightweight British submachine gun

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

(u.k. 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"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a loudspeaker

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a house that is part of a terrace

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

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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a candy store in Great Britain

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a carpet pad of thick felt

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a grass border along a road

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) detached or semidetached suburban house

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) (British) British term for video display

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) sailing barge used especially in East Anglia

(u.k. 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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a booby prize consisting of a spoon made of wood

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) an absolute certainty

"it's a dead cert"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) unpleasant nastiness; used especially of nasty weather

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) informal term for the nose

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

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

"use your noddle"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) common sense

"she has great social nous"

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) something outstandingly difficult

"the problem was a real snorter"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) an unpleasant smell

(u.k. 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"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) (England) the political policy of Margaret Thatcher

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

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

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

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

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

(u.k. 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

(u.k. 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

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

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

(u.k. 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

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

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

(u.k. 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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) nonsense

"I think that is a load of cobblers"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) an incomprehensible talk

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) informal term for information

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) the code of rules governing the use of public roads

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a university degree with honors

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) an honours degree of the highest class

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

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

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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) traditional jazz as revived in the 1950s

(u.k. 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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a verbal dispute; a wrangling argument

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

(u.k. 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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a crash involving a car or plane

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a happy party

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a progressive whist party

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

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

(u.k. 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"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a buzzing or whizzing sound

"a nasty zizz in the engine"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) eatables (especially sweets)

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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) nautical term for tinned meat

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) substantial early evening meal including tea

(u.k. 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"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a large satisfying meal

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a suet pudding containing currants

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a small thin sausage

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) another name for Bologna sausage

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) pork sausage

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a sandwich

"a bacon butty"

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a large red plum served as dessert

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

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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a creamy salad dressing resembling mayonnaise

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) thick cream made from scalded milk

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a pale cane syrup

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

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

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

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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a cheap wine of inferior quality

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a drink taken at sundown

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) strong cider (as made in western England)

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a cup of tea

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a lump of slimy stuff

"a gob of phlegm"

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

(u.k. 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

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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) the official cartography agency of the British government

(u.k. 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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) the clergy in France and the heads of the church in Britain

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) the nobility in France and the peerage in Britain

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) the common people

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

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

(u.k. 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)

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a band of musicians who play skiffle

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

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

(u.k. 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

(u.k. 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

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

(u.k. 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

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

(u.k. 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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a legislative assembly in certain countries

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

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

(u.k. 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

(u.k. 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)

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

(u.k. 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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) the department in charge of the navy (as in Great Britain)

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) the elected governing body of a county

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) the senior ministers of the British government

(u.k. 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

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

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

(u.k. 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"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a copse that shelters game

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a raucous gathering

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) an administrative unit of local government

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) monotonous urban sprawl of standardized buildings

(u.k. 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"

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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a wealthy residential suburb

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

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

(u.k. 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"

(u.k. 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

(u.k. 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)

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) an area of open or forested country

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) an island comprising England and Scotland and Wales

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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a small pond of standing water

(u.k. 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"

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

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

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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) the honorary or titular head of a university

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) an intellectual who is ostentatiously and irritatingly knowledgeable

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a maker of counterfeit coins

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a uniformed doorman

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a police officer of the lowest rank

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

(u.k. 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

(u.k. 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

(u.k. 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

(u.k. 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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a person who sells fruit

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) (British slang) boss

(u.k. 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)

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a private detective

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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) formerly a high judicial officer

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a woman of the peerage in Britain

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a person who administers a landed estate

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a retail dealer in yard goods

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

(u.k. 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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) informal term for a friend of the same sex

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a dealer in textiles (especially silks)

(u.k. 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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) formerly an itinerant peddler of muffins

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) your grandmother

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) an informer or spy working for the police

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) someone who reads out broadcast news bulletin

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) the person who holds an office

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) someone who sells men's clothes

(u.k. 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

(u.k. 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)

(u.k. 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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a disparaging term for an appointee

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a vendor of pork and products made from pork

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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) the keeper of a public house

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

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

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

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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a member of the military police in Britain

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

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

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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a shirker

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) someone who examines votes at an election

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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a student in the sixth form

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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a person owning or renting a smallholding

(u.k. 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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a child

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a new military recruit

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) an English country landowner

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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) someone who breaks up stone

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) an officer ranking next below a lieutenant

(u.k. 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)

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a police informer who implicates many people

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) the most important person in an organization

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) one who sells goods on the installment plan

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a reckless and impetuous person

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) an advocate of Thatcherism

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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) someone who assesses the monetary worth of possessions

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) an innkeeper (especially British)

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

(u.k. 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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a secondary or incidental effect

(u.k. 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)

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

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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) land that belongs to the Crown

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) very low or nominal rent

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) installment plan

"we bought a car on the never-never"

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

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

(u.k. 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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a local tax for the relief of the poor

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

(u.k. 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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a British term for some kinds of insurance

(u.k. 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

(u.k. 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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a decimal coin worth ten pennies

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

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

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

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

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

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

(u.k. 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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a quarter of a hundredweight (28 pounds)

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a linear measure of 16.5 feet

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

(u.k. 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"

(u.k. 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"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a billion

"in England they call one thousand million a milliard"

(u.k. 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

(u.k. 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"

(u.k. 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"

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

(u.k. 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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) a poor job; a mess

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) an informal British abbreviation of approval

"he accepted it on appro"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) bad luck

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) an airless smoky smelly atmosphere

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) the state of being liable to assessment or taxation

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

(u.k. 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)

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) hardened clay

(u.k. 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)

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

"he came to visit at half-term"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) anniversary of the discovery of the Gunpowder Plot

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) day for the celebration of the discovery of the Gunpowder Plot

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

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

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

(u.k. 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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) first weekday after Christmas

(u.k. 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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) as long ago as anyone can remember

"he has been a conductor since the year dot"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) sleep

"roused him from his kip"

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) shake or vibrate rapidly and intensively

"The old engine was juddering"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) British military language: avoid work

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) summarized or abridged

"a potted version of a novel"

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) cunning and sly

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) pretty and neat

"what a dinky little hat"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) (informal British) sexually attractive

"a dishy blonde"

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

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) stark naked

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) cross-eyed

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) lively and brisk

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) the usual or familiar type

"it is a common or garden sparrow"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) very chic

"groovy clothes"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) sore or lame

"a gammy foot"

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

"an all-mains set"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) malodorous

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) severe; punishingly bad

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) ill-tempered or annoyed

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) humorless and disapproving

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) somewhat hungry

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) faulty

"I've got this dicky heart"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) trivial

"potty little details"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) enormous

"a whacking phone bill" "a whacking lie"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) (of telephone numbers) not listed in the telephone directory

"an ex-directory number"

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

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

(u.k. 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"

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) very unpleasant or offensive

"a grotty little play"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) postpaid

(u.k. 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"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) having been paved

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) very pleased

"I'm chuffed to have won"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) upstart

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) snobbish; pretentiously superior

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) of the elder of two boys with the same family name

"Jones major"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) of the younger of two boys with the same family name

"Jones minor"

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

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) one quintillion in Great Britain

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) alone and on your own

"don't just sit there on your tod"

(u.k. 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"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) obstreperous

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) first-rate

"a capital fellow" "a capital idea"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) excellent or splendid

"that's a perfectly spiffing idea"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) excellent; best possible

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) very poor in quality

"ropey food" "a ropey performance"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) utterly astounded

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal expletive) surprised

"Well I'm jiggered!"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) (British colloquial) not inclined to conversation

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) cheap and showy

"a cheap Brummagem imitation"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) liable to payment of locally assessed property taxes

"the ratable value of property"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) not subject to locally assessed property taxes

"unratable properties"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) very tired

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) exhausted or worn out

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) inferior and worthless

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) inferior (especially of a country's leadership)

"he's a tinpot Hitler"

(u.k. is the region of the domain of ...) (British informal) poorly ventilated

(u.k. 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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