1. fairy story a story about fairies; told to amuse children
  2. firestorm a storm in which violent winds are drawn into the column of hot air rising over a severely bombed area
  3. first-rate of the highest quality
  4. first base the base that must be touched first by a base runner in baseball
  5. frustrate hinder or prevent, as an effort, plan, or desire
  6. overstress place special or excessive emphasis on
  7. forestry the science of developing and caring for wooded areas
  8. first cause an agent that is the cause of all things but does not itself have a cause
  9. forester someone trained in forestry
  10. first-year used of a person in the first year of an experience
  11. frostiness coldness as evidenced by frost
  12. forestiera any plant of the genus Forestiera
  13. frostwort perennial of the eastern United States having early solitary yellow flowers followed by late petalless flowers; so-called because ice crystals form on it during first frosts
  14. frustrated disappointingly unsuccessful
  15. Forester English writer of adventure novels featuring Captain Horatio Hornblower (1899-1966)
  16. dire straits a state of extreme distress
  17. sartorius a muscle in the thigh that helps to rotate the leg into the sitting position assumed by a tailor; the longest muscle in the human body
  18. freeze-dried preserved by freezing and drying in a vacuum
  19. hair stroke a very fine line in writing or printing
  20. cross-dress dress in the clothes of the other sex