1. [ noun ] (government,geography) a large fishing port in northeastern England
Synonyms: kingston-upon_hull
Related terms: city port England Humber_Bridge
2. [ noun ] (botany) persistent enlarged calyx at base of e.g. a strawberry or raspberry
Related terms: calyx
3. [ noun ] (botany) dry outer covering of a fruit or seed or nut
Related terms: husk shell
4. [ verb ] remove the hulls from, as of fruit
Related terms: remove
5. [ noun ] (work) United States diplomat who did the groundwork for creating the United Nations (1871-1955)
Synonyms: cordell_hull
Related terms: diplomat
6. [ noun ] (nautical,military,work) United States naval officer who commanded the `Constitution' during the War of 1812 and won a series of brilliant victories against the British (1773-1843)
Synonyms: isaac_hull
Related terms: naval_officer
7. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 682
8. [ noun ] (nautical) the frame or body of ship
Related terms: structure vessel rib rider_plate keelson keel
Similar spelling:   hullo