1. perseverance the act of persisting
  2. dead-men's-fingers the fruiting bodies of the fungi of the genus Xylaria
  3. dead-man's-fingers the fruiting bodies of the fungi of the genus Xylaria
  4. green fingers a special ability to make plants grow
  5. Sciurus vulgaris common reddish-brown squirrel of Europe and parts of Asia
  6. butterfingers someone who is prone to dropping things
  7. River Severn a river in England and Wales flowing into the Bristol Channel; the longest river in Great Britain
  8. subversiveness disloyalty by virtue of subversive behavior
  9. forefinger the finger next to the thumb
  10. Rhus vernix smooth American swamp shrub with pinnate leaves and greenish flowers followed by greenish white berries; yields an irritating oil
  11. ring finger the third finger (especially of the left hand)
  12. five-finger any of a numerous plants grown for their five-petaled flowers; abundant in temperate regions; alleged to have medicinal properties
  13. index finger the finger next to the thumb
  14. vice versa with the order reversed
  15. inverse function a function obtained by expressing the dependent variable of one function as the independent variable of another; f and g are inverse functions if f(x)=y and g(y)=x
  16. vociferous conspicuously and offensively loud
  17. receivership the office of a receiver
  18. scavenger someone who collects things discarded by others
  19. lady's-finger tall coarse annual of Old World tropics widely cultivated in southern United States and West Indies for its long mucilaginous green pods used as basis for soups and stews; sometimes placed in genus Hibiscus
  20. receiving set an electronic receiver that detects and demodulates and amplifies transmitted signals