noun: 1. Strong, dangerous winds. 2. An improvised lantern. 3. A country bumpkin.
- vamp noun: 1. The front upper part of a shoe. 2. Something patched up or improvised. 3. A short, introductory musical passage, usually improvised, repeated several times. verb tr: 1. To provide a shoe with a new vamp. 2. To piece together; to improvise. verb intr.: 1. To play a short, introductory musical passage several times. noun: A woman who uses her charm to exploit men.…
- stopgap Definition: (noun) An improvised substitute for something lacking; a temporary expedient. Synonyms: make-do, makeshift. Usage: This is not an acceptable long term solution, just a stopgap. Discuss
- warmonger Definition: (noun) A person who advocates war or warlike policies. Synonyms: militarist. Usage: After a fiery speech in which he called for the destruction of his nation's enemies, the dictator was denounced by the international community as a dangerous warmonger. Discuss
- concupiscence noun; Strong desire; lust.