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Meaning of "pilgarlic" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD PILGARLIC

Literally: peeled garlic.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF PILGARLIC

pilgarlic  [pɪlˈɡɑːlɪk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PILGARLIC

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Pilgarlic is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES PILGARLIC MEAN IN ENGLISH?

pilgarlic

Hair loss

Hair loss or baldness is a loss of hair from the head or body. Baldness can refer to general hair loss or male pattern baldness specifically. Some types of baldness can be caused by alopecia areata, an autoimmune disorder. The extreme forms of alopecia areata are alopecia totalis, which involves the loss of all head hair, and alopecia universalis, which involves the loss of all hair from the head and the body. Baldness and hypotrichosis can have many causes, including fungal infection, traumatic damage, such as by compulsive pulling, as a result of radiotherapy or chemotherapy, and as a result of nutritional deficiencies such as iron, and as a result of autoimmune phenomena, including alopecia areata and hair loss associated with systemic lupus erythematosus.

Definition of pilgarlic in the English dictionary

The definition of pilgarlic in the dictionary is a bald head or a man with a bald head. Other definition of pilgarlic is a pitiable person.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PILGARLIC


aboulic
əˈbuːlɪk
abulic
əˈbuːlɪk
allelic
əˈliːlɪk
aulic
ˈɔːlɪk
Bialik
ˈbjɑːlɪk
blastocoelic
ˌblæstəʊˈsiːlɪk
enterocoelic
ˌɛntərəʊˈsiːlɪk
garlic
ˈɡɑːlɪk
hierodulic
ˌhaɪərəˈdjuːlɪk
hyperdulic
ˌhaɪpəˈdjuːlɪk
interallelic
ˌɪntərəˈliːlɪk
mandalic
mænˈdɑːlɪk
monostelic
ˌmɒnəˈstiːlɪk
nonallelic
ˌnɒnəˈliːlɪk
parhelic
pɑːˈhiːlɪk
peelgarlic
ˈpiːlˌɡɑːlɪk
phocomelic
ˌfəʊkəʊˈmiːlɪk
siphonostelic
ˌsaɪfənəˈstiːlɪk
stelic
ˈstiːlɪk
tiktaalik
ˌtɪkˈtɑːlɪk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PILGARLIC

pilework
pilewort
pilfer
pilfer-proof
pilferable
pilferage
pilferer
pilfering
pilferingly
pilfery
pilgarlicky
pilgrim
Pilgrim Fathers
pilgrimage
Pilgrimage of Grace
pilgrimage site
pilgrimager
pilgrimer
pilgrimise
pilgrimize

WORDS THAT END LIKE PILGARLIC

acrylic
alcoholic
angelic
catholic
Central African Republic
cyclic
Cyrillic
Czech Republic
Dominican Republic
general public
hedge garlic
hydraulic
italic
member of the public
metabolic
metallic
psychedelic
public
republic
symbolic

Synonyms and antonyms of pilgarlic in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «pilgarlic» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PILGARLIC

Find out the translation of pilgarlic to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of pilgarlic from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «pilgarlic» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

秃头
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

pilgarlic
570 millions of speakers

English

pilgarlic
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

pilgarlic
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

pilgarlic
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

pilgarlic
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

pilgarlic
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

pilgarlic
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

pilgarlic
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pilgarlic
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

pilgarlic
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

pilgarlic
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

pilgarlic
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Pilgarlic
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

pilgarlic
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

pilgarlic
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पिल्ग्रिनल
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

pilgarlic
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

pilgarlic
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

pilgarlic
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

pilgarlic
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

pilgarlic
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

pilgarlic
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

pilgarlic
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

pilgarlic
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

pilgarlic
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of pilgarlic

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PILGARLIC»

The term «pilgarlic» is used very little and occupies the 192.142 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PILGARLIC» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «pilgarlic» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «pilgarlic» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about pilgarlic

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PILGARLIC»

Discover the use of pilgarlic in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to pilgarlic and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Matt Field on the Santa Fe Trail
Afar we saw a Buffalo, Away went "Charley" and away Pilgarlic went — he couldnt stay. What e'er did of the Strange consist, Pilgarlic never could resist. He followed "Charley" till he lost him, Then sought with loud voice to accost him. Echo ...
Matthew C. Field, John Edward Sunder, 1995
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The Routledge Dictionary of Historical Slang
Used of oneself; almost always poor Pilgarlic: coll and dial.: C.17–20; rare after ca 1880. Anticipated in Skelton; Beaumont & Fletcher, 'There got he a knock, and down goes pil-garlick'; Echard, 1694; Swift, 'They all went to the opera; and so ...
Eric Partridge, 2003
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Gascoigne's Path to Naval Fame: The Second Edition, with an ...
f I am the inmate, they Pilgarlic call, f I want admittance, Colonel, that is all!' " But now the master of the house came down, Well wrapp'd and guarded in his flannel gown ; His looks so well his sentiments expressed, Pilgarlic quickly took himself ...
Henry Barnet Gascoigne, 1825
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But Seriously
I was confronted with the word pilgarlic. I couldn't believe my eyes when I read the definition: pilgarlic; a bald man, or a man to be regarded with scorn and derision. This described me and most of my friends. I founded the National Pilgarlic ...
David Jenneson, 2005
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Totally Weird and Wonderful Words
pilgarlic. phonascetics [foh-nuh-set-iks] a rare word for a kind of treatment for improving or strengthening the voice. From a Greek word meaning 'one who exercises the voice.' phonendoscope [foh-nen-duh-scope] an instrument for amplifying ...
Erin McKean, 2006
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Punch Vol. LXIV
PILGARLIC somewhat more to the' urpose than those of Noblemen. and other ornamental persons, w ich sometimes figure on lists of Directors. Be that as it may , the foregoin prosaic parallel to Mn'rox's poetry is but one out of innumerab e ...
‎1873
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The wandering boy, careless sailor, and result of ...
Pilgarlic, with the rest of the boys, went to a boarding-house, where each one of us was not backward in exhibiting our bravado, as we could boast as much as all hands besides; and, monkey like, all that we had heard or seen practised by the ...
H. Lane
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Sporting magazine
15 to 1 agst Gen. Grosvenor's Troy, by Fttha da Puta, out of Briseis. Newmarket, J uly 11. DONCASTER ST. LEGER. 1 agst Swap. 2 agst Ajax. 1 agst Mandane filly. 1 agst Newbyth. 1 agst Pilgarlic. 1 agst Mr. Claridge's Akarius. 1 agst Marcellus ...
‎1822
9
Curious English Words and Phrases: The Truth Behind the ...
The Truth Behind the Expressions We Use Max Cryer. Pilgarlic A very old term of contempt, 'pilgarlic' refers to a clove of garlic with its skin peeled off, which resembles in miniature the head of a bald man. An underlying factor was the ( ancient) ...
Max Cryer, 2012
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Behind the Burnt Cork Mask: Early Blackface Minstrelsy and ...
I always liked you, Pete; 'kase when we used to sleep together you kept me so warm. (5) Pete's dismissal sets the stage for his return as the statue, since he will use any means to pursue his courtship of Rose. When Pete and Pilgarlic meet ...
William John Mahar, 1999

5 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PILGARLIC»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term pilgarlic is used in the context of the following news items.
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Dragons at Crumbling Castle by Terry Pratchett - review
His characters names are exciting and ridiculous, for example Jem Stronginthearm and Christopher Pilgarlic. There is good use of different font ... «The Guardian, Jan 15»
2
Ian Brown: A new year. A new notebook
Others list words and definitions (pilgarlic, a man looked upon with humorous contempt or mock pity; apparently I imagined that would come in ... «The Globe and Mail, Jan 15»
3
Flashback: 'No animal's been loved like this one' – the story of Red …
Eyecatcher has moved into third, The Pilgarlic fourth. “They're coming to the Elbow. There is a furlong now between Red Rum and his third ... «Liverpool Echo, Apr 12»
4
Review of the week
... last time I saw anyone get that excited about fourth place was when my nan had 10p each way on The Pilgarlic in the 1977 Grand National. «BBC Sport, Apr 10»
5
Let me know which race horse names strike a chord with you
... Run, Timeless Times, Silver Buck, The Mighty Mac, The Pilgarlic, Sabin Du Loir, W Six Times, Chimes Of Freedom, Indian Skimmer. Let me ... «Mirror.co.uk, Aug 08»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Pilgarlic [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/pilgarlic>. Apr 2024 ».
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