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Meaning Explication Aliases Taxon
ladle deep-bowled spoon with a long, usually curved, handle N/a Show shifts
lady N/a Show shifts
lady's slipper (Cypripedium) orchid of the subfamily Cypripedioideae, distinguished by their slipper-shaped pouches which trap insects to improve pollination rates Plants Show shifts
ladybird beetle of the Coccinellidae family, typically having a round shape and red or yellow spotted elytra N/a Show shifts
lair place inhabited by a wild animal, often a cave or a hole in the ground N/a Show shifts
lake large, landlocked stretch of water Natural objects Show shifts
lamb young sheep Physical effect Show shifts
lame person Other physical Show shifts
lamprey (Petromyzontidae) Animals Show shifts
Lampropeltis triangulum N/a Show shifts
land (vs. sea) Natural objects Show shifts
language Abstract entities Show shifts
lap N/a Show shifts
lap (of clothes) loose part of a coat; the lower part of a garment that plays loosely Evaluation Show shifts
lapwing (Vanellus) Animals Show shifts
larch Plants Show shifts
large quantity Abstract entities Show shifts
larva Animals Show shifts
last Non-physical Show shifts
late Time Show shifts
latitude N/a Show shifts
lavish, generous None Non-physical Show shifts
layer Space Show shifts
laziness Abstract entities Show shifts
laziness N/a Show shifts
lazy Evaluation Show shifts
lazy person Human being Show shifts
lead, plumbum Natural objects Show shifts
leaf Plants Show shifts
leaf (of door, window) one of the movably attached, opening and closing parts or halves of a door, window N/a Show shifts
leafy tops of root vegetables Natural objects Show shifts
lean Other physical Show shifts
leech Animals Show shifts
leek Plants Show shifts
left sinister; designating the side of the body toward the west when one is facing north; the opposite of right Non-physical Show shifts
left (political) favoring political and social equality N/a Show shifts
left-handed using one's left hand in preference to, or more skillfully than, one's right N/a Show shifts
leg (furniture) supporting protrusion of an inanimate object, mostly furniture N/a Show shifts
lemon N/a Show shifts
lemon balm Melissa officinalis, perennial herbaceous plant in the mint family N/a Show shifts
length N/a Show shifts
lenient Evaluation Show shifts
lens N/a Show shifts
lenten (fare) N/a Show shifts
lentil plant Lens culinaris, that have edible, lens-shaped seeds within flattened pods. N/a Show shifts
leper Physiology Show shifts
leprosy Human being Show shifts
letter (character) Abstract entities Show shifts
letter (text) Artifacts Show shifts
lier N/a Show shifts
life Abstract entities Show shifts
lifting machine N/a Show shifts
ligament (anat.) Body parts Show shifts
light (n.) Natural objects Show shifts
light (of colour) Light and Colour Show shifts
light (of weight) Other physical Show shifts
light-headed Non-physical Show shifts
lightning Natural objects Show shifts
lightning Natural objects Show shifts
limit Abstract entities Show shifts
line Abstract entities Show shifts
line (in poetry) N/a Show shifts
lineage N/a Show shifts
lion (Panthera leo) Animals Show shifts
lip Body parts Show shifts
liquid Natural objects Show shifts
liquid (adj.) Tactile quality Show shifts
listener Human being Show shifts
literally N/a Show shifts
little finger Body parts Show shifts
little, small Size Show shifts
lively person N/a Show shifts
liver Body parts Show shifts
lizard Animals Show shifts
loach (fish, Misgurnus) Animals Show shifts
location of emotions Abstract entities Show shifts
lock (n.) Artifacts Show shifts
locked N/a Show shifts
log Natural objects Show shifts
loins Body parts Show shifts
long (period of time) Time Show shifts
long (size) Size Show shifts
long ago Time Show shifts
long ago Time Show shifts
long-armed N/a Show shifts
long-fibred flax (Linum usitatissimum) Plants Show shifts
longitude N/a Show shifts
look (n.) Abstract entities Show shifts
loop Artifacts Show shifts
lord Human being Show shifts
lose weight N/a Show shifts
lost in an unknown location; unable to be found N/a Show shifts
lot N/a Show shifts
lotus Plants Show shifts
loud Other physical Show shifts
louse Animals Show shifts
love Abstract entities Show shifts
lovely Evaluation Show shifts
low (location) Space Show shifts
low (size) Size Show shifts
low (social) None Non-physical Show shifts
lower part Space Show shifts
lower reach (of river) part of the river close to the mouth and adjacent area N/a Show shifts
lumpen Human being Show shifts
lung Body parts Show shifts
lynx N/a Show shifts
lyre N/a Show shifts