heist

  1. commit a burglary; enter and rob a dwelling

    Synonyms : burglarise, burglarize, burgle
    Type Of : steal, rip, rip off
  2. robbery at gunpoint

    Synonyms : armed robbery, holdup, stickup
    Type Of : robbery
  3. the act of stealing

    Synonyms : rip-off
    Type Of : robbery

herb

  1. a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests

    Synonyms : herbaceous plant
    Type Of : vascular plant, tracheophyte
  2. aromatic potherb used in cookery for its savory qualities

    Type Of : flavoring, flavourer, flavouring, seasoning, seasoner, flavorer

hardfisted

  1. unwilling to part with money

    Synonyms : closefisted, tightfisted

haggle

  1. wrangle (over a price, terms of an agreement, etc.)

    Synonyms : chaffer, higgle, huckster
    Type Of : bargain, dicker
    Examples :
    • Let's not haggle over a few dollars
  2. an instance of intense argument (as in bargaining)

    Synonyms : haggling, wrangle, wrangling
    Type Of : bargaining

homesickness

  1. a longing to return home

    Type Of : nostalgia

held

  1. occupied or in the control of; often used in combination

    Examples :
    • enemy-held territory

held

  1. occupied or in the control of; often used in combination

    Examples :
    • enemy-held territory

handfuls

  1. a small number or amount

    Synonyms : smattering
    Type Of : small indefinite amount, small indefinite quantity
    Examples :
    • only a handful of responses were received
  2. the quantity that can be held in the hand

    Synonyms : fistful
    Type Of : containerful

hypercritical

  1. inclined to judge too severely

    Synonyms : overcritical
    Examples :
    • hypercritical of colloquial speech

hypotension

  1. abnormally low blood pressure

    Antonyms : hypertension
    Type Of : cardiovascular disease