CORNS


CORNS

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Corns — This unusual name is of early medieval English origin, and is a variant of the regional surname Cornish . The derivation is from the Old English pre 7th Century cornisc , from Corn , Kernow , the native name used by the Cornish to denote… …   Surnames reference

  • cornsǽd — n ( es/ ) a grain of corn …   Old to modern English dictionary

  • corns — kɔːn n. grain, cereal; maize; kernel; wart, callus v. preserve meat in brine or salt …   English contemporary dictionary

  • corns — scorn …   Anagrams dictionary

  • -corns — plural of corn …   Useful english dictionary

  • Arnold Corns — was a band formed by David Bowie in 1971. The name was inspired by the Pink Floyd song Arnold Layne . This was one of Bowie’s side projects and something of a dry run for Ziggy Stardust . The band was formed in Dulwich College and Bowie agreed to …   Wikipedia

  • Thomas Corns — (born 1980) is an English organist and conductor. He is married to Claire (née Willis).Early career and educationThomas Corns held organ scholarships at Jesus College, Cambridge, and St Paul s Cathedral. Whilst at St Paul s, Thomas was a… …   Wikipedia

  • tread on someone's corns — To hurt someone s feelings • • • Main Entry: ↑corn …   Useful english dictionary

  • tread on another's corns — offend someone, insult someone, hurt someone s feelings …   English contemporary dictionary

  • five-corns — ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ noun plural : the fruits of the cupseed …   Useful english dictionary


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