heretofore

  1. used in negative statement to describe a situation that has existed up to this point or up to the present time

    Synonyms : as yet, hitherto, so far, thus far, til now, until now, up to now, yet

hatched

  1. shaded by means of fine parallel or crossed lines

    Synonyms : crosshatched
  2. emerged from an egg

harrowing

  1. extremely painful

    Synonyms : agonising, agonizing, excruciating, torturesome, torturing, torturous

hg

  1. 100 grams

    Synonyms : hectogram
    Type Of : weight unit, metric weight unit
  2. a heavy silvery toxic univalent and bivalent metallic element; the only metal that is liquid at ordinary temperatures

    Synonyms : atomic number 80, hydrargyrum, mercury, quicksilver
    Type Of : metal, metallic element

hg

  1. 100 grams

    Synonyms : hectogram
    Type Of : weight unit, metric weight unit
  2. a heavy silvery toxic univalent and bivalent metallic element; the only metal that is liquid at ordinary temperatures

    Synonyms : atomic number 80, hydrargyrum, mercury, quicksilver
    Type Of : metal, metallic element

havoc

  1. violent and needless disturbance

    Synonyms : mayhem
    Type Of : disturbance

homo sapiens

  1. the only surviving hominid; species to which modern man belongs; bipedal primate having language and ability to make and use complex tools; brain volume at least 1400 cc

    Type Of : man, human, human being, homo

hindrance

  1. the act of hindering or obstructing or impeding

    Synonyms : hinderance, interference
    Type Of : act, deed, human action, human activity
  2. something immaterial that interferes with or delays action or progress

    Synonyms : balk, baulk, check, deterrent, handicap, hinderance, impediment
    Type Of : difficulty
  3. any obstruction that impedes or is burdensome

    Synonyms : encumbrance, hinderance, hitch, incumbrance, interference, preventative, preventive
    Type Of : impedimenta, obstructor, impediment, obstructer, obstruction

high time

  1. the latest possible moment

    Type Of : time
    Examples :
    • it is high time you went to work

hummingbird

  1. tiny American bird having brilliant iridescent plumage and long slender bills; wings are specialized for vibrating flight

    Type Of : apodiform bird