Having the ascendency over others; superior in strength, influence, or authority; prevailing; as, a predominant color; predominant excellence.
To make fast, as a rope, by taking several turns with it round a pin, cleat, or kevel.
The articles kept by a drysalter; also, the business of a drysalter.
To have a fancy for; to like; to be pleased with, particularly on account of external appearance or manners.
A fossil egg.
A West Indian name for the prickly pear (Opuntia); -- called also pimploes.
To go or travel to; to go in, as a way or path.
The alewife; -- called also wall-eyed herring.
Friendly; civil; gentle; kind.
Alt. of Birdcage