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fickle fickle
/ˈfɪ kəl /

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  • peninsula peninsula  /pə ˈnɪn sə lə/ ?  a large mass of land projecting into a body of water

    peninsula meaning(s) 

    • (n) a large mass of land projecting into a body of water

    peninsula usage(s)

    1. Of his potential to cause a bloody war on the peninsula there is little doubt, even if such a war concluded, as it almost certainly would, with the collapse of his own regime.
    2. The majority of male Asian expatriates in the peninsula, who work as computer programmers, hotel managers, road builders and at many semiskilled jobs, suffer little or no abuse.
  • peninsular peninsular  /pə ˈnɪn sə lər/ ?  of or forming or resembling a peninsula
  • penis penis  /ˈpi nɪs/ ?  the male organ of copulation (`member' is a euphemism)
  • penis envy penis envy  (psychoanalysis) a female's presumed envy of the male's penis; said to explain…
  • penitence penitence  /ˈpɛ nɪ təns/ ?  remorse for your past conduct
  • penitent penitent  /ˈpɛ nɪ tɪnt/ ?  (Roman Catholic Church) a person who repents for wrongdoing (a Roman…
  • penitential penitential  /ˌpɛ nɪ ˈtɛn ʃəl/ ?  showing or constituting penance
  • penitentially penitentially  showing remorse
  • penitentiary penitentiary  /ˌpɛ nɪ ˈtɛn tʃə ri/ ?  a correctional institution for those convicted of major…
  • penitently penitently  showing remorse
  • penknife penknife  /ˈpɛn naɪf/ ?  a small pocketknife; originally used to cut quill pens
  • penknives penknives  a small pocketknife; originally used to cut quill pens
  • penlight penlight  a small flashlight resembling a fountain pen
  • penman penman  /ˈpɛn mən/ ?  informal terms for journalists
  • penmanship penmanship  /ˈpɛn mən ʃɪp/ ?  beautiful handwriting
  • penn penn  /ˈpɛn/ ?  Englishman and Quaker who founded the colony of Pennsylvania (1644-1718)
  • penn'orth penn'orth  the amount that can be bought for a penny
  • pennant pennant  /ˈpɛ nənt/ ?  the award given to the champion
  • pennate pennate  having feathered wings
  • pennatula pennatula  type genus of the family Pennatulidae: sea pens
  • pennatulidae pennatulidae  sea pens
  • penne penne  pasta in short tubes with diagonally cut ends
  • penned penned  /ˈpɛnd/ ?  a writing implement with a point from which ink flows
  • penni penni  100 pennia formerly equaled 1 markka in Finland
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