english dictionary definition meaningYesDictionary.com



a   b   c   d   e   f   g   h   i   j   k   l   m   n   o   p   q   r   s   t   u   v   w   x   y   z   







Lookup English Definition:

scape    : [sk'ep]
Scape \Scape\, n. [L. scapus shaft, stem, stalk; cf. Gr. ? a
staff: cf. F. scape. Cf. {Scepter}.]
1. (Bot.) A peduncle rising from the ground or from a
subterranean stem, as in the stemless violets, the
bloodroot, and the like.
[1913 Webster]

2. (Zool.) The long basal joint of the antennae of an insect.
[1913 Webster]

3. (Arch.)
(a) The shaft of a column.
(b) The apophyge of a shaft.
[1913 Webster]


Scape \Scape\, v. t. & i. [imp. & p. p. {Scaped}; p. pr. & vb.
n. {Scaping}.] [Aphetic form of escape.]
To escape. [Obs. or Poetic.] --Milton.
[1913 Webster]

Out of this prison help that we may scape. --Chaucer.
[1913 Webster]


Scape \Scape\, n.
1. An escape. [Obs.]
[1913 Webster]

I spake of most disastrous chances, . . .
Of hairbreadth scapes in the imminent, deadly
breach. --Shak.
[1913 Webster]

2. Means of escape; evasion. [Obs.] --Donne.
[1913 Webster]

3. A freak; a slip; a fault; an escapade. [Obs.]
[1913 Webster]

Not pardoning so much as the scapes of error and
ignorance. --Milton.
[1913 Webster]

4. Loose act of vice or lewdness. [Obs.] --Shak.
[1913 Webster]


Apophyge \A*poph"y*ge\, n. [Gr. 'apofygh` escape, in arch. the
curve with which the shaft escapes into its base or capital,
fr. 'apofey`gein to flee away; 'apo` from fey`gein to flee:
cf. F. apophyge.] (Arch.)
The small hollow curvature given to the top or bottom of the
shaft of a column where it expands to meet the edge of the
fillet; -- called also the {scape}. --Parker.
[1913 Webster]



install english dictionary definition & meaning lookup widget!


english dictionary definition meaning工具:
Select Color:

































































english dictionary meaning information:
  • -SCAPE | meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
    Meaning of “-scape” in the English Dictionary "-scape" in English › used to form nouns referring to a wide view of a place, often one represented in a picture: You can also find related words, phrases, and synonyms in the topics:
  • Scape definition and meaning | Collins English Dictionary
    Scape definition: a leafless stalk in plants that arises from a rosette of leaves and bears one or more | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples English Dictionary | Video Definition of scape from the Collins English Dictionary The present perfect tense
  • -scape Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary
    These examples of -scape are from the Cambridge English Corpus and from sources on the web These examples are from the Cambridge English Corpus and from sources on the web Any opinions in the examples do not represent the opinion of the Cambridge Dictionary editors or of Cambridge University Press or its licensors
  • -scape - definition of -scape by The Free Dictionary
    The suffix -scape is meant to indicate the fluid and irregular shape of these global cultural flows giving them the appearance of a "landscape," as well as to stress that they are "deeply perspectivai constructs, inflected by the historical, linguistic, and political situatedness of different sorts of actors: nation-states, multinationals and
  • Scape | Define Scape at Dictionary. com
    Contemporary Examples of scape Unlike the kneelers, they do not bow and scape to any man, not even the King-Beyond-the-Wall ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 3 for Dummies
  • Scape - definition of scape by The Free Dictionary
    scape - erect leafless flower stalk growing directly from the ground as in a tulip flower stalk stalk, stem - a slender or elongated structure that supports a plant or fungus or a plant part or plant organ peduncle - stalk bearing an inflorescence or solitary flower
  • SCAPE - English-learning and pronunciation courses with . . .
    Proper usage and pronunciation (in phonetic transcription) of the word scape Information about scape in the AudioEnglish org dictionary, synonyms and antonyms English for Beginners Practical English Travel English Telephone English Banking English Accounting English Dictionary
  • dictionary,english dictionary,english definition,english . . .
    install english dictionary definition meaning lookup widget! What does censorship mean? definition, meaning and audio Definition of censorship in the AudioEnglish org Dictionary Meaning of censorship What does censorship mean?
  • Scape | Definition of Scape by Merriam-Webster
    Definition of scape (Entry 2 of 3) 1 : a peduncle arising at or beneath the surface of the ground in an acaulescent plant (such as the tulip) broadly : a flower stalk 2 : the shaft of an animal part (such as an antenna or feather)
  • Scape definition and meaning | Collins English Dictionary
    Scape definition: a leafless stalk in plants that arises from a rosette of leaves and bears one or more | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples Definition of scape from the Collins English Dictionary The past perfect tense Whether you're in search of a crossword puzzle, a detailed guide to tying knots, or tips on





English Dictionary  2005-2009

|dictionary |Business Directories,Company Directories |ZIP Code,Postal Code