Spare

  • 41spare — 1) n British an unattached and presumably availa ble female or females. A condescend ing, slightly archaic term, usually forming part of a phrase such as a bit of spare . ► What s it like down the dancehall? Plenty of spare? 2) adj British out of …

    Contemporary slang

  • 42spare — adjective 1》 additional to what is required for ordinary use.     ↘not currently in use or occupied.     ↘(of time) available for leisure. 2》 with no excess fat; thin. 3》 elegantly simple. noun 1》 an item kept in case another item of the same… …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 43spare — spa|re vb., r, de, t; spare op; spare sig; spare på krudtet …

    Dansk ordbog

  • 44spare —  1. Very angry. Usu. go spare Become very angry.  2. Idle.  3. spare prick* Incompetent person.  4. standing about like a spare prick* Standing idle. (Of people.) …

    A concise dictionary of English slang

  • 45spare — see spare at the spigot, and let out at the bung hole spare the rod and spoil the child spare well and have to spend …

    Proverbs new dictionary

  • 46spare — Synonyms and related words: Lenten, Scotch, Spartan, abandon, abjure, absolve, abstain, abstain from, abstemious, accessory, additional, afford, agent, allow, alternate, alternative, amnesty, analogy, ancillary, angular, another, as a bonus,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 47spare —   1. Save. Ola, ho ōla, kāpae. See ex., ka a oko a.    ♦ To spare life, ola, waiho ola.    ♦ Spare my life, e ola au iā oe.   2. Extra. Keu, koe, ka awale, kai okia …

    English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • 48spare — /speə/ adjective extra, not being used ● He has invested his spare capital in a computer shop. ♦ to use up spare capacity to make use of time or space which has not been fully used …

    Dictionary of banking and finance

  • 49spare — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. be lenient; save; refrain, abstain, forbear, withhold; exempt; give up, surrender, forgo, relinquish. See leniency, exemption, store, relinquishment.Ant. condemn, keep. adj. lean, gaunt, bony;… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 50spare — sper /speÉ™ n. something kept in reserve, replacement part or surplus item set aside for future use (i.e. spare tire); knocking down of all pins with two bowls (Bowling) v. be lenient with, handle gently; free from, release, save from; refrain… …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 51spare — • to loose ones temper, to go crazy. e.g. When she finds out she ll go spare …

    Londonisms dictionary

  • 52spare me — please do not tell me, do not bore me with    Spare me the gross details of your love affairs. I m not interested …

    English idioms

  • 53spare — Noun. A sexually available, unattached person. Cf. bit of spare …

    English slang and colloquialisms

  • 54spare — atsarginė dalis statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Dalis, pusagregatis ar agregatas, naudojami sistemai ar įrangai remontuoti ir prižiūrėti. atitikmenys: angl. spare pranc. pièce de rechange …

    NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • 55spare —  1) slow. Exm.  2) thin in habit of body ; he s a spare man …

    A glossary of provincial and local words used in England

  • 56SPARE — s. m. T. d Hist. nat. Genre de poissons qui comprend les dorades et beaucoup d autres espèces …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • 57spare — (spa r ) s. m. Terme d histoire naturelle. •   Genre de poissons acanthoptérygiens qui est actuellement détruit, et qui a donné naissance aux genres boops, cantare, chrysophis, denté, mène, pagel, pagre, sargue, smaris, LEGOARANT . ÉTYMOLOGIE… …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 58spare — ● ►en adj. ►HELP Litt. de réserve , de rechange . Éléments matériels parfaitement fonctionnels mais que l on garde de côté pour remplacer le plus rapidement possible ce qui tombe en panne. Signalé par Rémy Glaisner. Ça se prononce spaire …

    Dictionnaire d'informatique francophone

  • 59spare — North Country (Newcastle) Words to shut, to close. A very common word in the North …

    English dialects glossary

  • 60spare — v. a. RG. 428, 429 …

    Oldest English Words