How to express this action in English succinctly: “You put on just one leg of your shorts”?

Look at this image Imagine it’s a girl. How to express this action in English succinctly ? My toddler often puts on just one leg of her shorts if the legs are very wide. or My toddler often puts her 2 legs in just one leg of her shorts if the legs are very wide. … Read more

Deliberate destruction of a person with drugs. A synonym to chemical lobotomy? [closed]

Closed. This question is off-topic. It is not currently accepting answers. Want to improve this question? Update the question so it’s on-topic for English Language Learners Stack Exchange. Closed 5 years ago. Improve this question The author Susan Lindauder alleges that some inmates at an institution are forcefully administered with heavy drugs like Haldol, Ativan … Read more

What is the everyday term for “a piece of dried mucus from the corners of your eyes, which we often have in the early morning after getting up”?

It seems that “Rheum” is the technical word to express a thin mucus naturally discharged from the eyes, nose, or mouth, often during sleep (cf. mucopurulent discharge) Dried rheum is commonly called sleep,[4] sleepy-seeds,[5] sleepy buds,[5] sleepy sand, sleepies, eye boogers, eye crust, eye goop, sleep dust, [6] or sleepy dirt. Among those words, which … Read more

Terms request for something like “big picturely great” or “roughly great” work, results, person (as owner of those considered traits) [closed]

Closed. This question needs to be more focused. It is not currently accepting answers. Want to improve this question? Update the question so it focuses on one problem only by editing this post. Closed last year. Improve this question I look for correct and short terms describing following meanings 1) “Highly good in big picture … Read more

Hospitality – the receiving party is <..> [closed]

Closed. This question needs details or clarity. It is not currently accepting answers. Want to improve this question? Add details and clarify the problem by editing this post. Closed 5 years ago. Improve this question I’m looking for a word, or a phrase, to describe being the (in my case very pleased) recipient of hospitality. … Read more

When a rapist deflowers a girl by force and is going to explain what he has committed to someone else [closed]

Closed. This question is off-topic. It is not currently accepting answers. Want to improve this question? Update the question so it’s on-topic for English Language Learners Stack Exchange. Closed 4 years ago. Improve this question How would a native speaker say that they have deflowered a girl? In other words, a rapist who has had … Read more

What do we call “the sound that comes out of an ambulance”?

What is the red light spinning around on an ambulance called? What is the sound that comes out of an ambulance to ask people to move out of the way? And the verb that express it, “honk” or “roar” are not the one right? Answer Siren is the word you’re looking for. AttributionSource : Link … Read more

Is there another expression for ‘adding to the beauty of’?

Is there a one or two word expression for ‘adding to the beauty of’ as in placing something in a home? Answer Beautify, spiff up (colloquial), decorate, adorn, bedeck, deck out (colloquial). There are more synonyms here. Examples: Deck the halls Usually a phrase for decorating the house. Used in Christmas songs/poetry, so you can … Read more