1. secret writing a piece of writing in code or cipher
  2. insider trading buying or selling corporate stock by a corporate officer or other insider on the basis of information that has not been made public and is supposed to remain confidential
  3. sacred writing writing that is venerated for the worship of a deity
  4. horse trading negotiation accompanied by mutual concessions and shrewd bargaining
  5. startling so remarkably different or sudden as to cause momentary shock or alarm
  6. protruding extending out above or beyond a surface or boundary
  7. bond trading trading in bonds
  8. credit rating an estimate, based on previous dealings, of a person's or an organization's ability to fulfill their financial commitments
  9. starting appropriate to the beginning or start of an event
  10. street drug a drug that is taken for nonmedicinal reasons
  11. frustrating preventing realization or attainment of a desire
  12. bastardy proceeding a lawsuit filed to determine the father of a child born out of wedlock (and to provide for the support of the child once paternity is determined)
  13. first reading the first presentation of a bill in a legislature
  14. meter reading a datum about some physical state that is presented to a user by a meter or similar instrument
  15. trail riding riding along a roughly blazed path
  16. toilet training training a young child to use the toilet
  17. program trading a trading technique involving large blocks of stock with trades triggered by computer programs
  18. second reading the second presentation of a bill in a legislature
  19. adulterating making impure or corrupt by adding extraneous materials
  20. streetcar track the track on which trams or streetcars run