A dwelling on the roof or in the uppermost part of a building, usually structurally distinct.
A punishment, such as imprisonment, a fine, etc. imposed for wrongdoing, breaking a contract or rule, etc.
Deeply, seriously, or sadly thoughtful.
A narrow strip of land projecting into a sea or lake from the mainland.
A weight, suspended from a fixed point, that swings freely back and forth.
In the U.S. or Canada: a state or federal prison.
An athletic contest consisting of five different events.
Next to the last.
A fringe region of half shadow resulting from the partial obstruction of light by an opaque object.
A line of verse consisting of five metrical feet.
An amulet used in magical evocation, generally made of parchment, paper or metal (although it can be of other materials), on which the symbol of a spirit or energy being evoked is drawn.
This Japanese photographic optics company (now owned by the Hoya Corporation), once the largest optical company in the world, had its humble beginnings as a glass-lens maker in a suburb of Tokyo in 1919.