English dictionary


gnarl |ˈnɑːrl| — something twisted and tight and swollen

gnarled |nɑːrld| — used of old persons or old trees; covered with knobs or knots

gnarly |ˈnɑːrli| — used of old persons or old trees; covered with knobs or knots

gnash |næʃ| — grind together, of teeth

gnat |næt| — any of various small biting flies: midges; biting midges; black flies; sand flies

gnaw |nɔː| — bite or chew on with the teeth

gnawer |ˈnɔːə| — relatively small placental mammals having a single pair of constantly growing incisor teeth specialized for gnawing

gneiss |naɪs| — a laminated metamorphic rock similar to granite

gnome |noʊm| — a legendary creature resembling a tiny old man; lives in the depths of the earth and guards buried treasure

gnomic |ˈnoʊmɪk| — relating to or containing gnomes

gnomish |ˈnəʊmɪʃ| — used of small deformed creatures

gnomon |ˈnoʊmɑːn| — indicator provided by the stationary arm whose shadow indicates the time on the sundial

gnosis |nəʊˈsɪs| — intuitive knowledge of spiritual truths; said to have been possessed by ancient Gnostics

gnostic |ˈnɑːstɪk| — an advocate of Gnosticism

gnosticism |ˈnɑːstəˌsɪzəm| — a religious orientation advocating gnosis as the way to release a person's spiritual element; considered heresy by Christian churches

gnu |nuː| — large African antelope having a head with horns like an ox and a long tufted tail