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A-Z Index

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S...saddle-sore
saddlebag...sagacious
sagacity...saleable
saleroom...salvage
salvage...sandbag
sandbag...sapphic
sapphire...satirical
satirise...save someone from themselves
save someone’s life...say a lot/very little etc for
say a mouthful...scammer
scamp...scarf
scarlet...scheme
scherzo...schoolmarm
schoolmaster...scorched
scorched earth policy...scouting
scouting party...scratch your head
scratch-and-sniff...scrim
scrimmage...SCSI
scuba diving...sea salt
sea urchin...search warrant
searcher...second class
second cousin...sectional
sector...see off
see out...seen against something
seep...self-assurance
self-assured...self-imposed
self-improvement...selfless
selfsame...semifinal
semifinalist...Señora
Señorita...separation
separatist...serial number
serial port...serving
servitor...set to
set to work...seventies
seventieth...sexual
sexual abuse...shake like a leaf
shake on it...shank
shants...shatter the peace/silence
shattered...sheepish
sheeple...sherpa
sherry...ship-to-shore
shipboard...shmammered
shoal...shoot through
shoot up...short and sweet
short back and sides...should
should have (done something)...show signs of something
show someone the door...Shri
shriek...shut
shut...sick lit
sick note...sidestep
sideswipe...signage
signal...silicone
silicosis...simnel cake
Simon says...singalong
singe...Sinn Fein
sinner...sit-up
sit/be on the fence...skate
skate...skill
skill set...skittle
skittles...slag heap
slain...slatted
slatternly...sleep tight
sleep together...sliding door
sliding scale...slipped disc
slipper...slough
slough off...slut
sly...smartpen
smartphone...smithy
smitten...sms-ing
SMTP...snare
snare drum...snivel
snivelling...snowed under
snowfall...soaking
soap...social security number
social service...sodomy
sofa...software documentation
software piracy...Solicitor General
solicitous...someone
someone can do no wrong...someone wouldn’t say boo to a goose
someone’s (own) flesh and blood...someone’s lead
someone’s likes and dislikes...-something
something can/cannot wait...son
son et lumière...sorghum
sororal...sound bite
sound card...south-eastern
south-west...spaced out
spaceman...spare ribs
spare room...speak up for
speak volumes...speciesism
specific...speed skating
speed trap...sphincter
sphinx...spine
spine-chilling...splash
splash...spogs
spoil...spore
spork...sprain
sprang...springy
sprinkle...squad car
squaddie...squeeze
squeeze in...stab someone in the back
stab vest...stagestruck
stagey...stallion
stalwart...stand out for
stand out in a crowd...standing ovation
standing room...starlet
starlight...state benefit
state line...stature
status...steady your nerves
steady yourself...steeplejack
steer...stepchild
stepdad...stick at nothing
stick by...still
still...stirring
stirrup...stolid
stomach...stop it/that
stop off...storyboard
storybook...strain your eyes/ears
strained...stray
stray...stretch
stretch limo...strike/sound a note
strike/touch a chord (with someone)...stroke
stroke...stubborn streak
stubby...stummy
stump...SUB
sub...sublieutenant
sublimate...subsidise
subsidize...subway
succeed...suffer
sufferance...suite
suited...sumo
sump...sunny-side up
sunrise...superhero
superhighway...suppertime
supplant...sure-footed
sureboh...surrender
surrender value...suss
sussed...swarm
swarm with...sweep
sweep along...swerve
swicked...swishing party
Swiss...swung
sybaritic...syncretic
syndicalism...syzygy
Macmillan learn live love play