1. wrongdoing departure from what is ethically acceptable
  2. ringneck snake any of numerous small nonvenomous North American snakes with a yellow or orange ring around the neck
  3. drinking song a song celebrating the joys of drinking
  4. encompassing closely encircling
  5. Turing machine a hypothetical computer with an infinitely long memory tape
  6. Hong Kong formerly a Crown Colony on the coast of southern China in Guangdong province; leased by China to Britain in 1842 and returned in 1997; one of the world's leading commercial centers
  7. ring snake any of numerous small nonvenomous North American snakes with a yellow or orange ring around the neck
  8. mixing the act of mixing together
  9. sewing machine a textile machine used as a home appliance for sewing
  10. swing music a style of jazz played by big bands popular in the 1930s
  11. relaxing affording physical or mental rest
  12. coaxing flattery designed to gain favor
  13. energizing the activity of causing to have energy and be active
  14. sawing machine a power tool for cutting wood
  15. weighing machine a measuring instrument for weighing; shows amount of mass
  16. energising supplying motive force
  17. genus Myxine type genus of the Myxinidae (typical hagfishes)
  18. nitrogen-fixing contributing to the process of nitrogen fixation
  19. indexing the act of classifying and providing an index in order to make items easier to retrieve
  20. firing mechanism the action that ignites the charge in a firearm