Search Result for "parasol": 
Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a handheld collapsible source of shade;
[syn: parasol, sunshade]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

parasol \par"a*sol`\ (p[a^]r"[.a]*s[o^]l`; 277), n. [F., fr. Sp. or Pg. parasol, or It. parasole; It. parare to ward off, Sp. & Pg. parar (L. parare to prepare) + It. sole sun, Sp. & Pg. sol (L. sol). See Parry, Solar.] A kind of small umbrella used by women as a protection from the sun. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Parasol \Par"a*sol`\, v. t. To shade as with a parasol. [R.] [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

parasol n 1: a handheld collapsible source of shade [syn: parasol, sunshade]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

19 Moby Thesaurus words for "parasol": awning, beach umbrella, blind, brolly, bumbershoot, cover, curtain, drape, drapery, gamp, light shield, screen, shade, shader, shadow, sunblind, sunshade, umbrella, veil
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015):

Parasol Parallel Systems Object Language. An object-oriented language which supports network and parallel computing. It has modules and exceptions. ["The Parasol Programming Language", R. Jervis , Dr Dobbs J, Oct 1993, pp. 34-41]. (1995-01-26)