1. flowering quince Asiatic ornamental shrub with spiny branches and pink or red blossoms
  2. mooring line a line that holds an object in place
  3. firing line the line from which soldiers deliver fire
  4. loweringly in a menacing or scowling way
  5. flowering plant plants having seeds in a closed ovary
  6. flowering almond deciduous Chinese shrub or small tree with often trilobed leaves grown for its pink-white flowers
  7. loneliness sadness resulting from being forsaken or abandoned
  8. diverging lens a lens such that a parallel beam of light passing through it is caused to diverge or spread out
  9. lower class the social class lowest in the social hierarchy
  10. towing line (nautical) a rope used in towing
  11. hearing loss partial or complete loss of hearing
  12. wrangling an instance of intense argument (as in bargaining)
  13. lower-class occupying the lowest socioeconomic position in a society
  14. trunk line a telephone line connecting two exchanges directly
  15. lordliness formality in bearing and appearance
  16. flowering onion European onion with white flowers
  17. converging lens lens such that a beam of light passing through it is brought to a point or focus
  18. friendliness a feeling of liking for another person
  19. Ringling United States showman whose song-and-dance troop evolved into a circus (1863-1926)
  20. string line line across a billiard table behind which the cue balls are placed at the start of a game