- To advertise by a bill or public notice. [W]
‘Igloo bills itself as “an intranet you’ll actually like”—’
- In a state of suspense or apprehension. [W]
‘His opposition at home is on tenterhooks—’
- (of a voice) Loud, powerful, booming, suitable for giving speeches to large crowds. [W]
‘But that quiet tone will soon change, and it will be quite stentorian.’
Neva eva heard this one before…
- To coax one into clicking on a hyperlink which leads to something other than what is claimed.
- To harass with misleading hyperlinks of this kind. [W]
‘Rickroll your site visitors on nodes of your choice.’
- To fix firmly into place.
- Arrogantly superior; showing contemptuous indifference; haughty.
- A figure of speech in which one thing is compared to another, in the case of English generally using like or as. [W]
‘A simile is like a metaphor.’
TO FEND OFF
- having the quality of being difficult to remove, wash away, blot out, or efface [W]
‘This ink spot on the contract is indelible.’