To question someone intensely with the purpose of discovering specific information.
A game played predominantly in England and former British colonies somewhat related to baseball due to being played with a bat and ball.
Endless chattering about little of consequence or importance.
Fascinating to the point of being a temptation.
Generally refers to a person of either sex who dresses to appear as a member of the opposite sex, but is usually utilized within the context of a man dressing in women’s clothing.
To toss something away; to dispose.
Slang for British currency; a pound sterling.
Chivalrous, courageous and valiant usually applied within the context of a man acting so toward a woman or someone he thinks is a woman.
The same thing repeating over and over; conveying a sense of being repeated more than just a couple of times, often over the course of a long period of time.
Compassionate leniency; usually connoting the mercy shown within a judicial forum, but this sense is not a requirement.
A wise decision to remain subtle and not make a public display of a relationship, event or activity.
A sarcastic or mocking show of disrespect and scorn.
An intense and pervasive feeling of dissatisfaction; extreme and comprehensive boredom.
Compliments as a form of flattery.
An armed movement dedicated to overthrowing British rule on the island of Ireland.
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