atherosclerosis

  1. a stage of arteriosclerosis involving fatty deposits (atheromas) inside the arterial walls, thus narrowing the arteries

    Synonyms : coronary artery disease
    Type Of : arterial sclerosis, arteriosclerosis, coronary-artery disease, hardening of the arteries, induration of the arteries

aficionado

  1. a fan of bull fighting

    Type Of : fan, rooter, sports fan
  2. a serious devotee of some particular music genre or musical performer

    Type Of : lover, fan, devotee, buff

ass

  1. slang for sexual intercourse

    Synonyms : fuck, fucking, nookie, nooky, piece of ass, piece of tail, roll in the hay, screw, screwing, shag, shtup
    Type Of : intercourse, copulation, coitus, coition, relation, carnal knowledge, sex act, sexual congress, sexual intercourse, sexual relation
  2. the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on

    Synonyms : arse, backside, behind, bottom, bum, buns, butt, buttocks, can, derriere, fanny, fundament, hind end, hindquarters, keister, nates, posterior, prat, rear, rear end, rump, seat, stern, tail, tail end, tooshie, tush
    Type Of : body part
  3. a pompous fool

    Type Of : sap, fool, tomfool, muggins, saphead
  4. hardy and sure-footed animal smaller and with longer ears than the horse

    Type Of : equine, equid

admired

  1. regarded with admiration

at last

  1. as the end result of a succession or process

    Synonyms : at long last, finally, in the end, ultimately

athlete

  1. a person trained to compete in sports

    Synonyms : jock
    Type Of : contestant

antiques

  1. give an antique appearance to

    Synonyms : antiquate
    Type Of : alter, change, modify
    Examples :
    • antique furniture
  2. out of fashion

    Synonyms : demode, ex, old-fashioned, old-hat, outmoded, passe, passee
    Examples :
    • a suit of rather antique appearance
  3. an elderly man

    Synonyms : gaffer, old-timer, old geezer, oldtimer
    Type Of : methuselah, graybeard, greybeard, old man
  4. belonging to or lasting from times long ago

    Synonyms : age-old
    Examples :
    • the antique fear that days would dwindle away to complete darkness
  5. any piece of furniture or decorative object or the like produced in a former period and valuable because of its beauty or rarity

    Type Of : antiquity
  6. made in or typical of earlier times and valued for its age

    Examples :
    • the beautiful antique French furniture
  7. shop for antiques

    Type Of : shop, browse

allied

  1. united in a confederacy or league

    Synonyms : confederate, confederative
  2. related by common characteristics or ancestry

    Examples :
    • allied species
    • allied studies
  3. of or relating to or denoting the Allies in World War I

    Examples :
    • an allied offensive
  4. joined by treaty or agreement

  5. of or relating to or denoting the Allies in World War II

assets

  1. anything of material value or usefulness that is owned by a person or company

    Type Of : possession

apologise

  1. acknowledge faults or shortcomings or failing

    Synonyms : apologize
  2. defend, explain, clear away, or make excuses for by reasoning

    Synonyms : apologize, excuse, rationalise, rationalize
    Type Of : support, defend, fend for