The president of a village or town council
Thread (a rope or rod) through a ring or other aperture, especially in a block
A female ruff
(1952–2004), US actor. He starred in the Superman movie series 1978–87, as well as other movies such as Somewhere in Time (1980), Deathtrap (1982), and Rear Window (1998). A horseback riding accident in 1995 left him paralyzed from the neck down, after which he became a prominent advocate for public awareness of and research support for spinal cord injuries
A northern Eurasian wading bird, the male of which has a large variously colored ruff and ear tufts in the breeding season, used in display
Chiefly in New England and south-eastern Canada: a person appointed to impound stray pigs, and to prevent or assess any damage caused by them.
An official responsible for overseeing a field or fields, especially on behalf of a number of owners.
A harvest overseer.
A reeve who has been elected but is not yet in office.
A bailiff, a steward, especially one in charge of an estate.
A reeve responsible for the upkeep of a well.