English dictionary


Vulcan |ˈvəlkən| — (Roman mythology) god of fire and metal working; counterpart of Greek Hephaestus

vulcanite |ˈvʌlkənaɪt| — a hard nonresilient rubber formed by vulcanizing natural rubber

vulcanization |ˌvʌlkənaɪˈzeɪʃən| — process of treating rubber or rubberlike materials with sulphur at great heat to improve elasticity and strength or to harden them

vulcanize |ˈvʌlkənaɪz| — undergo vulcanization

vulgar |ˈvʌlɡər| — lacking refinement or cultivation or taste

vulgarian |vʌlˈɡeriən| — a vulgar person (especially someone who makes a vulgar display of wealth)

vulgarism |ˈvʌlɡərɪzəm| — an offensive or indecent word or phrase

vulgarity |vʌlˈɡærəti| — the quality of lacking taste and refinement

vulgarization |ˌvʌlɡərəˈzeɪʃən| — the act of rendering something coarse and unrefined

vulgarize |ˈvʌlɡəraɪz| — cater to popular taste to make popular and present to the general public; bring into general or common use

vulgarly |ˈvʌlɡəli| — in a smutty manner

Vulgate |ˈvʌlɡeɪt| — the Latin edition of the Bible translated from Hebrew and Greek mainly by St. Jerome at the end of the 4th century; as revised in 1592 it was adopted as the official text for the Roman Catholic Church

vulnerability |ˌvʌlnərəˈbɪləti| — the state of being vulnerable or exposed

vulnerable |ˈvʌlnərəbl| — susceptible to criticism or persuasion or temptation

vulpine |ˈvʌlpaɪn| — resembling or characteristic of a fox

vulture |ˈvʌltʃər| — any of various large diurnal birds of prey having naked heads and weak claws and feeding chiefly on carrion

vulturine  — living by preying on other animals especially by catching living prey

vulturous |tʃərəs| — living by preying on other animals especially by catching living prey

vulva |ˈvʌlvə| — external parts of the female genitalia