Badgering means: The act of one who badgers.
Badgering means: The practice of buying wheat and other kinds of food in one place and selling them in another for a profit.
Badger-legged means: Having legs of unequal length, as the badger was thought to have.
Badiaga means: A fresh-water sponge (Spongilla), common in the north of Europe, the powder of which is used to take away the livid marks of bruises.
Badian means: An evergreen Chinese shrub of the Magnolia family (Illicium anisatum), and its aromatic seeds; Chinese anise; star anise.
Badigeon means: A cement or paste (as of plaster and freestone, or of sawdust and glue or lime) used by sculptors, builders, and workers in wood or stone, to fill holes, cover defects, or finish a surface.
Badinage means: Playful raillery; banter.
Bad lands means: Barren regions, especially in the western United States, where horizontal strata (Tertiary deposits) have been often eroded into fantastic forms, and much intersected by caons, and where lack of wood, water, and forage increases the difficulty of traversing the country, whence the name, first given by the Canadian French, Mauvaises Terres (bad lands).
Badly means: In a bad manner; poorly; not well; unskillfully; imperfectly; unfortunately; grievously; so as to cause harm; disagreeably; seriously.
Badminton means: A game, similar to lawn tennis, played with shuttlecocks.
Zenana means: The part of a dwelling appropriated to women.
Zemni means: The blind mole rat (Spalax typhlus), native of Eastern Europe and Asia. Its eyes and ears are rudimentary, and its fur is soft and brownish, more or less tinged with gray. It constructs extensive burrows.
Zemindari means: Same as Zamindary.
Zemindary means: Alt. of Zemindari
Zemindar means: Same as Zamindar.
Zein means: A nitrogenous substance of the nature of gluten, obtained from the seeds of Indian corn (Zea) as a soft, yellowish, amorphous substance.
Zehner means: An Austrian silver coin equal to ten kreutzers, or about five cents.
Zeekoe means: A hippopotamus.
Zedoary means: A medicinal substance obtained in the East Indies, having a fragrant smell, and a warm, bitter, aromatic taste. It is used in medicine as a stimulant.
Zed means: The letter Z; -- called also zee, and formerly izzard.
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