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aquarium a tank or other container filled with water in which water animals and plants are kept. [2 definitions]
Aquarius a constellation located between Capricorn and Pisces. Aquarius is also called the Water Bearer. [3 definitions]
aquatic of or taking place on the water. [2 definitions]
aqueduct a channel or pipe built to carry water over a long distance. [2 definitions]
aquifer a layer of rock, sand, or gravel that contains water from which wells and springs are supplied.
-ar1 a suffix that means "of" or "relating to." [2 definitions]
AR an abbreviation for Arkansas.
Arab a member of a southwest Asian people that makes up most of the population of Arabia and other parts of the Middle East. [4 definitions]
Arabia a peninsula in southwest Asia between the Red Sea and the Persian Gulf.
Arabian of, having to do with, or characteristic of Arabia or its desert climate. [3 definitions]
Arabian Desert a very dry region that covers a large part of Saudi Arabia, Yemen, and Oman, and stretches into Jordan and Iraq.
Arabic of or having to do with Arabia or Arabs; Arabian. [2 definitions]
Arabic numeral any of the symbols for the numbers zero through nine; 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9.
arable capable of being farmed.
arbitrary resulting from personal opinions, wishes, or feelings instead of from a rule or reason.
arbitrate to make a decision about or settle. [2 definitions]
arbor1 a shady area made by arranging trees and bushes or by growing vines on a frame.
arbour a spelling of arbor used in Canada and Britain. See arbor for more information.
arc any curved line; anything shaped like a bow or curve.
arcade a row of arches connected to form a passageway. [2 definitions]
arch1 a curved structure made out of stone or brick and used to span an open space such as a door. [4 definitions]