Albacore - (n.) See Albicore.
Albicore - (n.) A name applied to several large fishes of the Mackerel
family, esp. Orcynus alalonga. One species (Orcynus thynnus), common in
the Mediterranean and Atlantic, is called in New England the horse
mackerel; the tunny.
Caracore - (n.) Alt. of Caracora
Coreopsis - (n.) A genus of herbaceous composite plants, having the
achenes two-horned and remotely resembling some insect; tickseed. C.
tinctoria, of the Western plains, the commonest plant of the genus, has
been used in dyeing.
Corer - (n.) That which cores; an instrument for coring fruit; as, an
Corocore - (n.) A kind of boat of various forms, used in the Indian
Decore - (v. t.) To decorate; to beautify.
Decorement - (n.) Ornament.
Dioscorea - (n.) A genus of plants. See Yam.
Eightscore - (a. & n.) Eight times twenty; a hundred and sixty.
Encore - (adv. / interj.) Once more; again; -- used by the auditors and
spectators of plays, concerts, and other entertainments, to call for a
repetition of a particular part.
Encore - (n.) A call or demand (as, by continued applause) for a
repetition; as, the encores were numerous.
Encored - (imp. & p. p.) of Encore
Encore - (v. t.) To call for a repetition or reappearance of; as, to
encore a song or a singer.
Fourscore - (n.) Four times twenty; eighty.
Fourscore - (n.) The product of four times twenty; eighty units or
Halicore - (n.) Same as Dugong.
Hogscore - (n.) A distance lime brawn across the rink or course between
the middle line and the tee.
Ninescore - (a.) Nine times twenty, or one hundred and eighty.
Ninescore - (n.) The product of nine times twenty; ninescore units or
Score - (n.) A notch or incision; especially, one that is made as a tally
mark; hence, a mark, or line, made for the purpose of account.
Score - (n.) An account or reckoning; account of dues; bill; hence,
Score - (n.) Account; reason; motive; sake; behalf.
Score - (n.) The number twenty, as being marked off by a special score or
tally; hence, in pl., a large number.
Score - (n.) A distance of twenty yards; -- a term used in ancient
archery and gunnery.
Score - (n.) A weight of twenty pounds.
Score - (n.) The number of points gained by the contestants, or either of
them, in any game, as in cards or cricket.
Score - (n.) A line drawn; a groove or furrow.
Score - (n.) The original and entire draught, or its transcript, of a
composition, with the parts for all the different instruments or voices
written on staves one above another, so that they can be read at a
glance; -- so called from the bar, which, in its early use, was drawn
through all the parts.
Scored - (imp. & p. p.) of Score
Score - (v. t.) To mark with lines, scratches, or notches; to cut notches
or furrows in; to notch; to scratch; to furrow; as, to score timber for
hewing; to score the back with a lash.
Score - (v. t.) Especially, to mark with significant lines or notches,
for indicating or keeping account of something; as, to score a tally.
Score - (v. t.) To mark or signify by lines or notches; to keep record or
account of; to set down; to record; to charge.
Score - (v. t.) To engrave, as upon a shield.
Score - (v. t.) To make a score of, as points, runs, etc., in a game.
Score - (v. t.) To write down in proper order and arrangement; as, to
score an overture for an orchestra. See Score, n., 9.
Score - (n.) To mark with parallel lines or scratches; as, the rocks of
New England and the Western States were scored in the drift epoch.
Scorer - (n.) One who, or that which, scores.
Sevenscore - (n. & a.) Seven times twenty, that is, a hundred and forty.
Sixscore - (a. & n.) Six times twenty; one hundred and twenty.
Succored - (imp. & p. p.) of Succor
Succorer - (n.) One who affords succor; a helper.
Three-score - (a.) Thrice twenty; sixty.
Twelvescore - (n. & a.) Twelve times twenty; two hundred and forty.
Underscore - (v. t.) To draw a mark or line under; to underline.