GRE Big Book Word List
abase v. To lower in position, estimation, or the like; degrade. abbess n. The lady superior of a nunnery. abbey n. The group of buildings which collectively form the dwelling-place of a society of monks or nuns. abbot n. The superior of a community of monks. abdicate v. To give up (royal power or the like). abdomen n. In mammals, the visceral cavity between the diaphragm and the pelvic floor; the belly. abdominal n. Of, pertaining to, or situated on the abdomen. abduction n. A carrying away of a person against his will, or illegally. abed adv. In bed; on a bed. aberration n. Deviation from a right, customary, or prescribed course. abet v. To aid, promote, or encourage the commission of (an offense). abeyance n. A state of suspension or temporary inaction. abhorrence n. The act of detesting extremely. abhorrent adj. Very repugnant; hateful. abidance n. An abiding. abject adj. Sunk to a low condition. abjure v. To recant, renounce, repudiate under oath. able-bodied adj. Competent for physical service. ablution n. A washing or cleansing, especially of the body. abnegate v. To renounce (a right or privilege). abnormal adj. Not conformed to the ordinary rule or standard. abominable adj. Very hateful. abominate v. To hate violently. abomination n. A very detestable act or practice. aboriginal adj. Primitive; unsophisticated. aborigines n. The original of earliest known inhabitants of a country. aboveboard adv. & adj. Without concealment, fraud, or trickery. abrade v. To wear away the surface or some part of by friction. abrasion n. That which is rubbed off. abridge v. To make shorter in words, keeping the essential features, leaning out minor particles. abridgment n. A condensed form as of a book or play. abrogate v. To abolish, repeal. abrupt adj. Beginning, ending, or changing suddenly or with a break.
abscess n. A Collection of pus in a cavity formed within some tissue of the body. abscission n. The act of cutting off, as in a surgical operation. abscond v. To depart suddenly and secretly, as for the purpose of escaping arrest. absence n. The fact of not being present or available. absent-minded adj. Lacking in attention to immediate surroundings or business. absolution n. Forgiveness, or passing over of offenses. absolve v. To free from sin or its penalties. absorb v. To drink in or suck up, as a sponge absorbs water. absorption n. The act or process of absorbing. abstain v. To keep oneself back (from doing or using something). abstemious adj. Characterized by self denial or abstinence, as in the use of drink, food. abstinence n. Self denial. abstruse adj. Dealing with matters difficult to be understood. absurd adj. Inconsistent with reason or common sense. abundant adj. Plentiful. abusive adj. Employing harsh words or ill treatment. abut v. To touch at the end or boundary line. abyss n. Bottomless gulf. academic adj. Of or pertaining to an academy, college, or university. academician n. A member of an academy of literature, art, or science. academy n. Any institution where the higher branches of learning are taught. accede v. To agree. accelerate v. To move faster. accept v. To take when offered. access n. A way of approach or entrance; passage. accessible adj. Approachable. accession n. Induction or elevation, as to dignity, office, or government. accessory n. A person or thing that aids the principal agent. acclaim v. To utter with a shout. accommodate v. To furnish something as a kindness or favor. accompaniment n. A subordinate part or parts, enriching or supporting the leading part. accompanist n. One who or that which accompanies. accompany v. To go with, or be associated with, as a companion. accomplice n. An associate in wrong-doing. accomplish v. To bring to pass. accordion n. A portable free-reed musical instrument. accost v. To speak to. account n. A record or statement of receipts and expenditures, or of business transactions.
accouter v. To dress. accredit v. To give credit or authority to. accumulate v. To become greater in quantity or number. accuracy n. Exactness. accurate adj. Conforming exactly to truth or to a standard. accursed adj. Doomed to evil, misery, or misfortune. accusation n. A charge of crime, misdemeanor, or error. accusatory adj. Of, pertaining to, or involving an accusation. accuse v. To charge with wrong doing, misconduct, or error. accustom v. To make familiar by use. acerbity n. Sourness, with bitterness and astringency. acetate n. A salt of acetic acid. acetic adj. Of, pertaining to, or of the nature of vinegar. ache v. To be in pain or distress. Achillean adj. Invulnerable. achromatic adj. Colorless, acid n. A sour substance. acidify v. To change into acid. acknowledge v. To recognize; to admit the genuineness or validity of. acknowledgment n. Recognition. acme n. The highest point, or summit. acoustic adj. Pertaining to the act or sense of hearing. acquaint v. To make familiar or conversant. acquiesce v. To comply; submit. acquiescence n. Passive consent. acquire v. To get as one's own. acquisition n. Anything gained, or made one's own, usually by effort or labor. acquit v. To free or clear, as from accusation. acquittal n. A discharge from accusation by judicial action. acquittance n. Release or discharge from indebtedness, obligation, or responsibility. acreage n. Quantity or extent of land, especially of cultivated land. acrid adj. Harshly pungent or bitter. acrimonious adj. Full of bitterness. acrimony n. Sharpness or bitterness of speech or temper. actionable adj. Affording cause for instituting an action, as trespass, slanderous words. actuality n. Any reality. actuary n. An officer, as of an insurance company, who calculates and states the risks and premiums. actuate v. To move or incite to action.
Having fine and penetrating discernment. Not mandatory. An adulterating substance. or discernment. To stick fast or together. Opposing or opposed. Misfortune. adduce v. adhere v. administrator n. pertaining to. advocacy n. admissible adj. To bring forward or name for consideration. admittance n. To warn of a fault. To award or bestow by formal decision. or personage. or the right or permission to enter.acumen n. state. unnecessary activity or ceremony. adjutant adj. adjunct n. adjacent n. Any substance of exceeding hardness or impenetrability. adjuration n. event. adamant n. Auxiliary. To make inefficient or worthless. adverse adj. The act of pleading a cause. advisory adj. adversity n. One who advertises. adoration n. Attachment. To represent beforehand in outline or by emblem. muddle. The state of being attached or joined. as of any important change. Profound devotion. acute adj. adjudge v. Something joined to or connected with another thing. Of. Having skill in the use of the bodily or mental powers. To refer incidentally. adulterate v. aerial adj. ado n. admonish v. adroit adj. Having the right or privilege of entry. The state of being adjacent. adulterant n.
. adhesion n. Quickness of intellectual insight. as in a legal or ecclesiastical court. Gentle reproof. To make impure by the admixture of other or baser ingredients. addendum n. or to be added. but holding a subordinate place. adumbrate v. admonition n. advert v. adherence n. adherent adj. One who manages affairs of any kind. Clinging or sticking fast. farewell. The coming or arrival. A vehement appeal. addle v. aeronaut n. or like the air. That which is near or bordering upon. Something added. keenness of discrimination. One who navigates the air. adieu inter. One who pleads the cause of another. Entrance. especially in newspapers. Good-by. advent n. a balloonist. advertiser n. adjacency n. advocate n.
A studied or ostentatious pretense or attempt. To make heavier. affect v. aggression n. agitate v. afoot adv. aghast adj. Chemistry of the middle ages. ethereal. and mechanical properties. aggregate n. aggravation n. Delicate. ailment n. On fire. A balloon or other apparatus floating in or sustained by the air. agile adj. or quantity of something. albeit conj. In progress. Answering yes. A profuse or abundant supply of riches. affiliate n. airy adj. alchemy n. affirmative adj. A book whose leaves are so made to form paper frames for holding photographs or the like. agglomerate v. A white or delicately tinted fine-grained gypsum. physically. affront n. akin adj. as a crime . To make the first attack. agrarian adj. to a question at issue. album n. aggrieve v. aggrandize v. afire adv. To cause to appear greatly. characterized by the pursuit of changing base metals to gold. offense.
. literally or figuratively. An officer who receives and transmits the orders of the general. Cheerful willingness. Once more. albino n. worse. The fact of being made heavier or more heinous. afresh adv. or mentally. after rest or interval. affix v. Pertaining to land. afterthought n. The branch of pneumatics that treats of the equilibrium. aggress v. sum. misfortune. To fasten. An unprovoked attack. Some auxiliary person or thing. especially agricultural land. A person with milky white skin and hair. affluence n. alabaster n. Said in a preceding part or before. Even though. or more burdensome. aerostatics n. aggravate v. aide-de-camp n. alacrity n. Slight sickness. and eyes with bright red pupil and usually pink iris. A thought that comes later than its appropriate or expected time. Struck with terror and amazement. To give grief or sorrow to. & adj. Able to move or act quickly. etc. The entire number. mass. To move or excite (the feelings or thoughts). aforesaid adj. pressure.aeronautics n. Easy to approach. To act upon affectation n. To pile or heap together. An open insult or indignity. the art or practice of flying aircraft aerostat n. affable adj. Of similar nature or qualities.
To cause to turn away. alcove n. That which nourishes. Benevolence to others on subordination to self-interest. Not in sympathy with or desiring to associate with others. To make less burdensome or less hard to bear. as the sea. aloof adv. A person or thing connected with another. allotment n. of the oak family. as lime. The dignity. alto n. One chosen to act in place of another. alteration n. altitude n. alluvion n. allot v. be taken or chosen. allude v. etc. Something that may or must exist. or term of office of an alderman. inflammable. who usually exercises also certain judicial functions. in case of the absence or incapacity of that other. alliance n. especially in a formal manner. Any combination or union for some common purpose. alias n. The setting forth of a subject under the guise of another subject of aptly suggestive likeness. condition. To contend angrily or zealously in words. allay v. Anything that will neutralize an acid. as lands. alleviate v. altruist n. magnesia. or the like. One who owes allegiance to a foreign government. alienation n. ally n. almanac n. Estrangement. office. Portion. A condition resulting from the inordinate or persistent use of alcoholic beverages. as in court. altruism n. aldermanship n. A member of a municipal legislative body. Vertical distance or elevation above any point or base-level. or done instead of something else. amalgam n. A narrow street. alien n. An alloy or union of mercury with another metal. alder n. usually in some relation of helpfulness. To assert to be true. alternate n. A covered recess connected with or at the side of a larger room. Flood. Any shrub or small tree of the genus Alumnus. allusion n. allege v. To refer incidentally. Any raised place or structure on which sacrifices may be offered or incense burned. altar n. alter v. alderman n. An indirect and incidental reference to something without definite mention of it. An assumed name. The lowest or deepest female voice or part.alcohol n. Capable of being aliened or alienated. allegory n. alienable adj. altercate v. colorless liquid of a penetrating odor and burning taste. walk. A volatile. To assign a definite thing or part to a certain person. alcoholism n. or by suggestion. alternative n. aliment n. mitigate. To make change in. A series of tables giving the days of the week together with certain astronomical information.
. alienate v. garden path. To calm the violence or reduce the intensity of. alley n. alkali n. One who advocates or practices altruism. Change or modification.
as from pain or hardship amenable adj. The practical unit of electric-current strength. analogy n. A love-affair. constructed about a central open space or arena. and. amorphous adj. analyze v. amputate v. amatory adj. or delicious. Corresponding (to some other) in certain respects. Willing and ready to submit. anathema n. as by social usage. One who analyzes or makes use of the analytical method. Divinely sweet. Practicing an art or occupation for the love of it. analogous adj. Diversion. anarchy n. amply adv. Having a propensity for falling in love. amour n. ancestry n. ameliorate v. A brief account of some interesting event or incident. proportion. Designed to excite love. anatomy n. ambidextrous adj. To mix or blend together in a homogeneous body. especially one of an illicit nature. Without determinate shape.amalgamate v. A peculiar sense in which an English word or phrase is used in the United States. ampersand n. To remove by cutting. as a limb or some portion of the body. ambiguous adj. The letters of a word or phrase so transposed as to make a different word or phrase. amicable adj. Anything occurring or existing out of its proper time. Having a double meaning. Having the ability of using both hands with equal skill or ease. ampere n. amphibious adj. ambulate v. Friendship. ambulance n. To walk about ambush n. Sufficiently. as in form. amorous adj. An edifice of elliptical shape. Americanism n. relations. amplitude n. Reasoning in which from certain and known relations or resemblance others are formed. A vehicle fitted for conveying the sick and wounded. fragrant. That branch of morphology which treats of the structure of organisms. amphitheater n. Anything forbidden. Living both on land and in water. anachronism n. amusement n. analyst n. To examine minutely or critically. Largeness. anemia n. Deficiency of blood or red corpuscles. anagram n. Absence or utter disregard of government. anecdote n. The character &. Eagerly desirous and aspiring. One's ancestors collectively. The act or state of lying concealed for the purpose of surprising or attacking the enemy. ambrosial adj. ambitious adj. Done in a friendly spirit. amity n.
. but not as a profession. amateur adj. To relieve.
A collection of extracts from the writings of various authors. The utterance of criticism or censure. Anglo-Saxon n. anode n. Hatred or dread of England or of what is English. antediluvian adj. antemeridian adj. rank. principles. anesthetic adj. animate v. Proclamation. Antarctic adj. anteroom n. Anglophobia n. To destroy absolutely. An annual allowance. Of or pertaining to the times. or income. Before noon. To make alive. annex v. Hatred. or persons. annalist n. Pertaining to time before the world's creation. or India. An instrument for measuring the force or velocity of wind. antechamber n. annals n. antecedent n. angular adj. animadvert v.anemic adj. To assign or affix a date to earlier than the actual one. things. order. animadversion n. Prior. To add or affix at the end. The point where or path by which a voltaic current enters an electrolyte or the like. Occurring or existing before birth. to put up a stake before the cards are dealt. anemometer n. One who or that which precedes or goes before. To precede. antedate v.
. Mutual opposition or resistance of counteracting forces. Sharp-cornered. anew adv. animosity n. annuity n. angelic adj. Historian. Pertaining to or producing loss of sensation. payment. antagonism n. In the game of poker. place. events before the great flood in the days of Noah. Saintly. ante v. To pass criticism or censure. usually larger. the United States. A waiting room for those who seek audience. annunciation n. To make explanatory or critical notes on or upon. Pertaining to the south pole or the regions near it. Occurring every year. A room situated before and opening into another. annual adj. annihilate v. Withered. Of unknown authorship. The entire English race wherever found. antemundane adj. Once more. as in Europe. An animal of microscopic smallness. animalcule n. as in time. anterior adj. anthology n. antecede v. A record of events in their chronological order. anonymous adj. annotate v. Affected with anemia. antenatal adj. year by year. or causality. anhydrous adj.
Deification. Anything that will counteract or remove the effects of poison. A place where bees are kept. as of a mountain. apiary n. antipathize v. or fantastic action. The science of man in general. generally musical. apparent adj. antiseptic n. anthropology n. The highest point. aversion.
. etc. Anything that destroys or restrains the growth of putrefactive micro-organisms. antipodes n. apogee n. antic n. whether a person or a power. A place or region on the opposite side of the earth. apothecary n. apostate adj. Distressed in mind respecting some uncertain matter. The climax. antispasmodic adj. books. Having or resembling human form. antique adj. False. A disclaimer of intentional error or offense. antiquate v. anxious adj. Hard coal. or the like. One who keeps drugs for sale and puts up prescriptions. A word directly opposed to another in meaning. antiquary n. antilogy n. medals. An atmospheric condition of high central pressure. as in "the home of joy and the joy of home". Hole. Easily understood. disease. apostle n. A response or alteration of responses. apostasy n. as coins. Inconsistency or contradiction in terms or ideas. To make old or out of date. apotheosis n. anticlimax n. Ghost. Insensibility to emotion or passionate feeling. One who collects and examines old things. antiphony n. Opposed to human slavery. Tending to prevent or relieve non-inflammatory spasmodic affections. antidote n.anthracite n. apathy n. Any messenger commissioned by or as by divine authority. antistrophe n. antitoxin n. Any opponent or enemy of Christ. To show or feel a feeling of antagonism. aperture n. Pertaining to ancient times. ludicrous. Proverb. Antichrist n. or dislike. antonym n. A total departure from one's faith or religion. aphorism n. The inversion of terms in successive classes. apparition n. weapons. apex n. A gradual or sudden decrease in the importance or impressiveness of what is said. An anthem or other composition sung responsively. appall v. A substance which neutralizes the poisonous products of micro-organisms. anthropomorphous adj. with currents flowing outward. anticyclone n. antiphon n. antislavery adj. To fill with dismay or horror. apology n. A grotesque.
. appellation n. The act of placing side by side. approbation n. or natural relation. archetype n. append v. appraise v. or in contact. Roman. to decide matters. A fleet of war-vessels. arbitrary adj. To belong. arboreal adj. Antiquated archaism n. Sanction. subordinate. arbitrate v. A tree. An angel of high rank. or supplementary. apprehensible adj. To make a prisoner of (a person) in the name of the law. Very dry. a roofed passageway having shops. ardor n. apposite adj. and Anglican church. by mutual consent of parties in dispute. aqueduct n. archdeacon n. Intensity of passion or affection. together. or thing is called. arid adj. Capable of being conceived. arbor n.. Appropriate. arboriculture n. To act or give judgment as umpire. classification. Fixed or done capriciously. association. To add or attach. as by right. A water-conduit. arboretum n. etc. One chosen or appointed. pertaining to. arbiter n. apposition n. appellate adj. fitness. To soothe by quieting anger or indignation. A vaulted passageway or street. armada n. Having the nature of a tree. Suitable for the purpose and circumstances. A hereditary noble or one nearly connected with nobility. The chief of the bishops of an ecclesiastical province in the Greek. A hereditary nobility aristocrat n. Capable of being appealed to. arborescent adj. or the islands collectively themselves. archangel n. A botanical garden or place devoted to the cultivation of trees or shrubs. or containing water. Obsolescence. Burning with passion. archbishop n. The cultivation of trees or shrubs. possession. appreciable adj. appertain v. class. The name or title by which a particular person. A prototype. aqueous adj. apprehend v. as something accessory. particularly one for supplying a community from a distance. aristocracy n. archaeology n. To estimate the money value of. archaic adj. Any large body of water studded with islands. A high official administrator of the affairs of a diocese. archipelago n. ardent adj. Of. opening from it. appropriate adj. Of or pertaining to a tree or trees. Capable of being discerned by the senses or intellect. The branch of anthropology concerned with the systematic investigation of the relics of man.appease v. arcade n.
armory n. as a person indicted for crime.armful n. A rising. With a side or indirect glance or meaning. assailant n. the real or legendary hero of British poetic story. ashen adj. ascetic adj. demand. Diligent. or tries to kill. wish. assassination n. Characterized by craft or cunning. An earnest wish for that which is above one's present reach. asperity n. ascendant adj. To put in definite or proper order. or claim. assassinate v. arrant adj. assay n. assiduous adj. Arthurian adj. The chemical analysis or testing of an alloy ore. as by secret assault or treachery. assets n. place. ascent n. Trickery. ascribe v. To express agreement with a statement or matter of opinion. or the state of being put in order.
. etc. arrogate v. or longing. especially presumptuously or without reasons or grounds. or climbing. not yet attained. Notoriously bad. Artesian well n. To kill. Something overdue and unpaid. station. arrear n. water rises due to underground pressure artful adj. treacherously or secretly. Harshness or roughness of temper. asexual adj. An officer whose duty it is to assess taxes. arrange v. Ingenuous. learning. artifice n. To have an earnest desire. Having no distinct sexual organs. An agreeable odor. as for advancement. especially the killing of some eminent person. Dominant. To call into court. honors. Property in general. assassin n. artless adj. ascension n. assess v. arrangement n. arraign v. as for something high and good. Given to severe self-denial and practicing excessive abstinence and devotion. Pale. as by surprise or secret assault. assessor n. One who seeks earnestly. One who attacks. arrogant adj. Pertaining to King Arthur. One who kills. To assign as a quality or attribute. askance adv. arrival n. aspire v. An arsenal. as of wealth. The act of putting in proper order. A very deep bored well. pl. To take. regarded as applicable to the payment of debts. assent v. To determine the amount of (a tax or other sum to be paid). aspirant n. aroma n. As much as can be held in the arm or arms. The act of rising. soaring. Murderer. and demand whether he pleads guilty or not. A coming to stopping-place or destination. aspiration n. Unduly or excessively proud.
. Keen in discernment. attache n. auricular adj. vile. The state or quality of being genuine. Amends. unadorned. or propitious influence or guidance. or the religious orders called after him. pain. or severe. assimilate v. Of undisputed origin. To make bigger. audacious adj. his doctrines. augment v. appetite. Pertaining to St. To cause to be less harsh. or cruel. assonant adj. austere adj. especially vowel sound. assuage v. protecting. A subordinate member of a diplomatic embassy. To predict. assonate v. An apparatus for reducing a liquid to a fine spray. reparation. Wanting water. Unrestricted power. aurora n. autarchy n. The denial of the existence of God. or disease. Of or pertaining to the ear.assignee n. athwart adv. authentic adj. The act or sensation of hearing. atheism n. augur v. Loud enough to be heard. auspice n. or the sense of hearing. From side to side. Fearless. auditory adj. atrocity n. genuine. favoring. Harsh in disposition or character. or true. authenticity n. or of the origin and authorship claimed. Augustinian adj. its auricle. Having resemblance of sound. One who is appointed to act for another in the management of certain property and interests. attest v. Reddish-brown. atomizer n. astringent adj. A luminous phenomenon in the upper regions of the atmosphere. auriferous adj. auburn adj. aura n. atonement n. etc. atrocious adj. Of or pertaining to hearing or the organs or sense of hearing. audible adj. To make amends for. To accord in sound. auricle n. criminal. One of the two chambers of the heart which receives the blood from the veins. Outrageously or wantonly wicked. To certify as accurate. atone v. To adapt. Augustine. as for disinfection. or expiation made from wrong or injury. Containing gold. athirst adj. assonance n. Pervasive psychic influence supposed to emanate from persons aural adj. audition n. Of or pertaining to the ear. Severely simple. inhalation. Resemblance or correspondence in sound. attorney-general n. said usually of the hair. The chief law-officer of a government. violent. astute adj. Great cruelty or reckless wickedness.
Self-governing. azalea n. A flowering shrub. Diversion. autumnal adj. To declare openly. Reluctant. The fall or sliding of a mass of snow or ice down a mountain-slope. aviary n. avalanche n. avow v. or position. A mental condition of fixed opposition to or dislike of some particular thing. & adj. or the like. as emotion. automaton n.autobiography n. A spacious cage or enclosure in which live birds are kept. aver v. aversion n. aye adv. Of or pertaining to autumn. autopsy n. autocrat n. azure n. The color of the sky. To arouse. Any living being whose actions are or appear to be involuntary or mechanical. awry adv. interest. direction. avidity n. avarice n. especially when regarded as subsidiary or accessory. Any one who claims or wields unrestricted or undisputed authority or influence. autonomy n. An expression of assent.
. Greediness. Out of the proper form. To turn away or aside. averse adj. Self-government. avocation n. To assert as a fact. awaken v. autonomous adj. The examination of a dead body by dissection to ascertain the cause of death. The story of one's life written by himself. autocracy n. often bearing with it rock. Passion for getting and keeping riches. One who or that which aids or helps. auxiliary n. avert v. Absolute government.
befriend v. To cover with melted fat. barometer n. baize n. An escort or lover. barring prep. forming a part of a regiment. A narrow strip of wood. ballad n. used for healing. To pester. badger v. A thick liquid mixture of two or more materials beaten together. aromatic and oily. while cooking. Apart from. bask v. Any popular narrative poem. To foil or frustrate. bedlam n. becalm v. To make supremely happy. baste v. beck v. curtains. baleful adj. A large package prepared for transportation or storage. bauble n. by nod or gesture. Commonplace. To cover with ornament. To make quiet. Having a register higher than bass and lower than tenor. befog v. An officer of court having custody of prisoners under arraignment. balsam n. barograph n. beau n. baffle v. A trinket. baton n. batter n. bedeck v. beget v. bass adj. An instrument that registers graphically and continuously the atmospheric pressure. etc. To make warm by genial heat. A boat-song of Venetian gondoliers. bedaub v. batten n. gravy. Malignant.
. A single-colored napped woolen fabric used for table-covers. To be a friend to. An instrument for indicating the atmospheric pressure per unit of surface.B
Baconian adj. bailiff n. to be used in cookery. bawl v. An official staff borne either as a weapon or as an emblem of authority or privilege. bacterium n. especially when in need. bale n. To smear over. as with something oily or sticky. To give a signal to. Low in tone or compass. To proclaim by outcry. A body of infantry composed of two or more companies. A microbe. A medical preparation. Of or pertaining to Lord Bacon or his system of philosophy. barcarole n. battalion n. often with epic subject and usually in lyric form. beatify v. To confuse. baritone adj. To produce by sexual generation. Any state of great happiness. beatitude n. Madhouse. banal adj.
bevel n. as with any oily or sticky substance. belie v. To make fast. To happen to or befall. To make desolate with loneliness and grief. betrothal n. Any act of kindness or well-doing. accomplishments. benignity n. In good season or time. To lament benediction n. A doer of kindly and charitable acts.begrudge v.
. Manifesting a warlike spirit. berth n. To misrepresent. or aspect. bemoan v. etc. benignant adj. belittle v. benefactor n. Animal. benevolent adj. beseech v. To disparage. bequeath v. belle n. To envy one of the possession of. as a horse. To smear over. A woman who is a center of attraction because of her beauty. beset v. Loving others and actively desirous of their well-being. Helpful. To engage to marry. Blessing. Good and kind of heart. A bunk or bed in a vessel. benison n. betimes adv. beneficiary n. To remind oneself. bestride v. etc. Warlike. betroth v. benign adj. bestial adj. character. benefit n. A church office endowed with funds or property for the maintenance of divine service. belate v. belay v. benevolence n. To get or sit upon astride. as a rope. To sprinkle or cover with things strewn. bereave v. by winding round a cleat. disposition. Kindness of feeling. bellicose adj. believe v. Characterized by charity and kindness. besmear v. beneficent adj. or manner. benefice n. bestrew v. bethink v. beneficial adj. a solemn invocation of the divine blessing. One who is lawfully entitled to the profits and proceeds of an estate or property. Engagement to marry. To attack on all sides. To delay past the proper hour. To implore. Benevolent in feeling. To accept as true on the testimony or authority of others. sleeping-car. Any inclination of two surfaces other than 90 degrees. betide v. Helpful result. To give by will. belligerent adj.
a frontier. A hollow projectile containing an explosive material. A subordinate officer of a vessel. as a flax or cotton. To support. bibulous adj. as something wrong. anchors. A bibliographical sketch or notice. A mark that mars beauty. The trunk or body of a tree. bier n. or the literature bearing on a particular subject. or a line of coast by hostile forces. A list of the words of an author. The shutting up of a town. bodily adj. A slightly receding bay between headlands. illustrative of the passion of love. birthright n. boisterous adj. blaspheme v. To confuse the perceptions or judgment of. boll n. bitterness n. blase adj. Noisily or offensively loud or clamorous. A plant that produces leaves and roots the first year and flowers and fruit the second. who has general charge of the rigging. bide v. bilingual adj. One who loves books. One who has two spouses at the same time.
. blithe adj. blithesome adj. Unchecked merriment or animal spirits. A women's ornamental corset-shaped laced waist. The crime of marrying any other person while having a legal spouse living. The passion for collecting books. bibliomania n. Fond of drinking. blockade n. bodice n. Desolate. A Spanish dance. biped n. biography n. and character. bleak adj. Two-sided. as to the taste. A horizontal framework with two handles at each end for carrying a corpse to the grave. biology n. Acridity. bilateral adj. A vivid glowing flame. bibliophile n. blemish n. The science of life or living organisms. To indulge in profane oaths. blazon v. actions. Corporeal.bewilder v. bolero n. bigamist n. bole n. Sated with pleasure. A round pod or seed-capsule. biograph n. blaze n. A written account of one's life. To await. Joyous. bomb n. bolster v. formed by a long curve of a coast-line. biennial n. etc. accompanied by caste nets and singing. bibliography n. bigamy n. A privilege or possession into which one is born. boatswain n. blatant adj. Cheerful. bight n. Speaking two languages. An animal having two feet. To make widely or generally known.
In cricket. and shells. A body of troops consisting of two or more regiments. To study plant-life. An open pan or basin for holding live coals. stiff hairs of swine: used in brush-making. An aggressive display of boldness. ranking between a colonel and a major-general. The head-harness of a horse consisting of a head-stall.bombard v. brevity n. A word. bravado n. brine n. or phrase characteristic of Great Britain or the British. breach n. braggart n. bric-a-brac n. the player who delivers the ball. braze v. brigadier n. Britannia n. To weary by tediousness or dullness. Shortness of duration. as the cry of an ass or the blast of a horn. breaker n. bravo interj. The violation of official duty. especially of a woman. borough n. One who lives by robbery and plunder. bore v. pl. a bit. Inflated or extravagant language. especially on unimportant subjects. The breast or the upper front of the thorax of a human being. or the like. boorish adj. The United Kingdom of Great Britain. and the reins.
. bridle n. brethren n. or a legal obligation. One who trains horses. To wave. idiom. as a sword or spear. The buttocks. botanical adj. breech n. etc. Rude. Water saturated with salt. The science that treats of plants. brazier n. etc. Connected with the study or cultivation of plants. A vain boaster. Showing abundance. bombardier n. Fragile. boycott v. botany n. bombs. brigand n. To make of or ornament with brass. To expurgate in editing (a literary composition) by omitting words or passages. To place the products or merchandise of under a ban. Objects of curiosity or for decoration. association. brandish v. bray n. bosom n. bristle n. Well done. botanize v. gild. An incorporated village or town. Hillside. Bowdlerize v. bowler n. To assail with any missile or with abusive speech. One of the coarse. A loud harsh sound. Briticism n. General officer who commands a brigade. dogs. bountiful adj. lawful right. brimstone n. shake. or flourish triumphantly or defiantly. profession. bombast n. brae n. brittle adj. brigade n. A person who has charge of mortars. Members of a brotherhood. Sulfur.
A dark reddish-brown. non-metallic liquid element with a suffocating odor. brooch n. butte n. brokerage n. Power or tendency to float on or in a liquid or gas. burnish v. brusque adj. bulbous adj. a member of the lower house of the legislature of Maryland or Virginia. To make brilliant or shining. buoyant adj. bungle v. bulwark n. Low drollery. or corporate town. brogue n. To strike with or as with the head. or horns. buffoonery n. Either of the two subdivisions of the trachea conveying air into the lungs. or attempt to do so. especially one to be drunk as a toast or health. Spiritual or social fellowship or solidarity. for the first time. To hurry. To execute clumsily. or natural turret.
. burgher n. heavy shoe. etc. An article of jewelry fastened by a hinged pin and hook on the underside. burgess n. bulrush n. Disseminated far and wide. coarse jokes.broach v. a broker. etc. especially that of the Irish people. The business of making sales and purchases for a commission. low mountain. or the like. Inflammation of the bronchial tubes. buffoon n. a corporation. broadcast adj. bumptious adj. bureau n. bustle v. citizen or freeman of a borough burgh. Full of offensive and aggressive self-conceit. buttress n. A chest of drawers for clothing. Having the power or tendency to float or keep afloat. An ox. In colonial times. To overwhelm. An inhabitant. A cup or glass filled to the brim. brotherhood n. browbeat v. Any support or prop. bronchus n. by stern. Any dialectic pronunciation of English. bronchitis n. or pertaining to. bromine n. Government by departments of men transacting particular branches of public business. Of. A clown. buoyancy n. by-law n. haughty. or rude address or manner. A rule or law adopted by an association. Anything that gives security or defense. Any one of various tall rush-like plants growing in damp ground or water. A conspicuous hill. brogan n. bumper n. A coarse. or like a bulb. To mention. bullock n. A treasurer. bursar n. Somewhat rough or rude in manner or speech. butt v. bureaucracy n. generally isolated.
caitiff adj. A minute vessel having walls composed of a single layer of cells. Characteristic of a dog. Without experience of the world. Slander. callosity n. The quality of frankness or outspokenness. Resembling a corpse. A complete series of connected military operations. Delusive speech. Any rule or law. The part of the town or district in which the troops are quartered. A number of persons secretly united for effecting by intrigue some private purpose. To talk in a singsong. An embellishment or flourish. canto n. A leaden sash-bar or grooved strip for fastening panes in stained-glass windows.C
cabal n. A member of one of the three tribes that dwelt in the land of Canaan. or discordant sound or combination of sounds or tones. calculable adj. The state of being hard and insensible. candid adj. Amount of heat needed to raise the temperature of 1 kilogram of water 1 degree centigrade. cadence n. capacious adj. A choral composition. Of a bright but delicate yellow. Straightforward. cameo n. canine adj. calculus n. The place where Christ was crucified. candor n. calorie n. cantata n. cantonment n. To teach or imbue with the doctrines of Calvinism. canon n. Any small engraved or carved work in relief. Calvinism n. prepared or improvised. The system of doctrine taught by John Calvin. A disagreeable.
. as in poetry or the time and pace of marching troops. Rhythmical or measured flow or movement. came n. A concretion formed in various parts of the body resembling a pebble in hardness. To surrender or stipulate terms. A whim. One of the divisions of an extended poem. Roomy. calumny n. The body of men constituting the official advisors of the executive head of a nation. for a solo voice or instrument. Canaanite n. cacophony n. cajole v. preaching tone with affected solemnity. caprice n. Calvinize v. campaign n. capitulate v. To impose on or dupe by flattering speech. Cowardly. Calvary n. cant v. cadaverous adj. capillary n. cabalism n. or western Palestine. cadenza n. harsh. callow adj. cabinet n. Superstitious devotion to one's religion. cajolery n. That may be estimated by reckoning. canary adj.
captious adj. catastrophe n. castigate v. by chance. A charge for a firearm. The division of society on artificial grounds. A hundredth of a liter. cauterize v. A fatal or serious accident or disaster. carouse v. Indicating or expressing a cause.caption n. Sensual. censor n. formerly used for flogging in the army and navy. carnal adj. Accidental. centurion n. centimeter n. caste n. Judging severely or harshly. captivate v. indicating where omitted words. as of a chapter. censorious adj. To punish. A length of one hundredth of a meter. Massacre. An elastic animal tissue of firm consistence. To pass title to. etc. doctrine. A sign (^) placed below a line. a picture or description in which natural characteristics are exaggerated or distorted. caret n. Pertaining to a hundred years or a period of a hundred years. as by excellence. To fascinate. carrion n. carnivorous adj. census n. should be inserted. An official numbering of the people of a country or district. Catholicism n.
.. cartilage n. casual adj. A captain of a company of one hundred infantry in the ancient Roman army. A private meeting of members of a political party to select candidates. catholicity n. Of prime or special importance. caucus n. or for blasting. section. Hypercritical. Eating or living on flesh. Opacity of the lens of the eye resulting in complete or partial blindness. A heading. cartridge n. caricature n. causal adj. The system. Any great and sudden misfortune or calamity. eloquence. cardinal adj. cataclysm n. An official examiner of manuscripts empowered to prohibit their publication. The negative pole or electrode of a galvanic battery. cede v. centiliter n. Dead and putrefying flesh. cathode n. caustic adj. and practice of the Roman Catholic Church. document. carnage n. An instrument consisting of nine pieces of cord. Sarcastic and severe. Any overwhelming flood of water. The dead body of an animal. Pertaining to the heart. cat-o-nine-tails n. cataract n. centenary adj. To drink deeply and in boisterous or jovial manner. casualty n. Universal prevalence or acceptance. carcass n. or beauty. cardiac adj. etc. To burn or sear as with a heated iron.
cereal adj. Pertaining to edible grain or farinaceous seeds. ceremonial adj. Characterized by outward form or ceremony. ceremonious adj. Observant of ritual. cessation n. Discontinuance, as of action or motion. cession n. Surrender, as of possessions or rights. chagrin n. Keen vexation, annoyance, or mortification, as at one's failures or errors. chameleon adj. Changeable in appearance. chancery n. A court of equity, as distinguished from a common-law court. chaos n. Any condition of which the elements or parts are in utter disorder and confusion. characteristic n. A distinctive feature. characterize v. To describe by distinctive marks or peculiarities. charlatan n. A quack. chasm n. A yawning hollow, as in the earth's surface. chasten v. To purify by affliction. chastise v. To subject to punitive measures. chastity n. Sexual or moral purity. chateau n. A castle or manor-house. chattel n. Any article of personal property. check v. To hold back. chiffon n. A very thin gauze used for trimmings, evening dress, etc. chivalry n. The knightly system of feudal times with its code, usages and practices. cholera n. An acute epidemic disease. choleric adj. Easily provoked to anger. choral adj. Pertaining to, intended for, or performed by a chorus or choir. Christ n. A title of Jesus christen v. To name in baptism. Christendom n. That part of the world where Christianity is generally professed. chromatic adj. Belonging, relating to, or abounding in color. chronology n. The science that treats of computation of time or of investigation and arrangement of events. chronometer n. A portable timekeeper of the highest attainable precision. cipher v. To calculate arithmetically. (also a noun meaning zero or nothing) circulate v. To disseminate. circumference n. The boundary-line of a circle. circumlocution n. Indirect or roundabout expression. circumnavigate v. To sail quite around. circumscribe v. To confine within bounds. circumspect adj. Showing watchfulness, caution, or careful consideration. citadel n. Any strong fortress.
cite v. To refer to specifically. claimant n. One who makes a claim or demand, as of right. clairvoyance n. Intuitive sagacity or perception. clamorous adj. Urgent in complaint or demand. clan n. A tribe. clandestine adj. Surreptitious. clangor n. Clanking or a ringing, as of arms, chains, or bells; clamor. clarify v. To render intelligible. clarion n. A small shrill trumpet or bugle. classify v. To arrange in a class or classes on the basis of observed resemblance’s and differences. clearance n. A certificate from the proper authorities that a vessel has complied with the law and may sail. clemency n. Mercy. clement adj. Compassionate. close-hauled adj. Having the sails set for sailing as close to the wind as possible. clothier n. One who makes or sells cloth or clothing. clumsy adj. Awkward of movement. coagulate v. To change into a clot or a jelly, as by heat, by chemical action, or by a ferment. coagulant adj. Producing coagulation. coalescence n. The act or process of coming together so as to form one body, combination, or product. coalition n. Combination in a body or mass. coddle v. To treat as a baby or an invalid. codicil n. A supplement adding to, revoking, or explaining in the body of a will. coerce v. To force. coercion n. Forcible constraint or restraint, moral or physical. coercive adj. Serving or tending to force. cogent adj. Appealing strongly to the reason or conscience. cognate adj. Akin. cognizant adj. Taking notice. cohere v. To stick together. cohesion n. Consistency. cohesive adj. Having the property of consistency. coincide v. To correspond. coincidence n. A circumstance so agreeing with another: often implying accident. coincident adj. Taking place at the same time. collaborate v. To labor or cooperate with another or others, especially in literary or scientific pursuits. collapse v. To cause to shrink, fall in, or fail. collapsible adj. That may or can collapse. colleague n. An associate in professional employment.
collective adj. Consisting of a number of persons or objects considered as gathered into a mass, or sum. collector n. One who makes a collection, as of objects of art, books, or the like. collegian n. A college student. collide v. To meet and strike violently. collier n. One who works in a coal-mine. collision n. Violent contact. colloquial adj. Pertaining or peculiar to common speech as distinguished from literary. colloquialism n. Form of speech used only or chiefly in conversation. colloquy n. Conversation. collusion n. A secret agreement for a wrongful purpose. colossus n. Any strikingly great person or object. comely adj. Handsome. comestible adj. Fit to be eaten. comical adj. Funny. commemorate v. To serve as a remembrance of. commentary n. A series of illustrative or explanatory notes on any important work. commingle v. To blend. commissariat n. The department of an army charged with the provision of its food and water and daily needs. commission v. To empower. commitment n. The act or process of entrusting or consigning for safe-keeping. committal n. The act, fact, or result of committing, or the state of being commodity n. Something that is bought and sold. commotion n. A disturbance or violent agitation. commute v. To put something, especially something less severe, in place of. comparable adj. Fit to be compared. comparative adj. Relative. comparison n. Examination of two or more objects with reference to their likeness or unlikeness. compensate v. To remunerate. competence n. Adequate qualification or capacity. competent adj. Qualified. competitive adj. characterized by rivalry. competitor n. A rival. complacence n. Satisfaction with one's acts or surroundings. complacent adj. Pleased or satisfied with oneself. complaisance n. Politeness. complaisant adj. Agreeable. complement v. To make complete. complex adj. Complicated.
conceit n. mental image or thought of. A musical composition. Forced. complicate v. Capable of being pressed into smaller compass. To form an idea. To agree. comport v. especially in a perplexing manner. comprise v. conciliate v. A violent shock to some organ by a fall or a sudden blow. conciliatory adj. concede v. compute v. concerto n. Coercion. concordance n. Harmony. Agreement. compress v. concur v. complication n. or hard to deal with. comprehension n. Occurring or acting together. concession n. complicity n. An intermingling or combination of things or parts. Remorseful feeling. condolence n. concord n. Self-flattering opinion. concurrent adj. Constraint. To obtain the friendship of. The act or process of making dense or denser. Calmness. difficult. compulsion n. Large in scope or content. Sufficient to convince or decide. compulsory adj. concurrence n. or admitted in response to a demand. compression n. comprehensible adj. Ability to know. compliment v. To bring about. petition. composure n. condescend v. or claim. concussion n. comprehensive adj. Tending to reconcile. To address or gratify with expressions of delicate praise. To consist of. conduce v. sorrow. To surrender. or misfortune. as by force or authority. Anything granted or yielded. Participation or partnership. component n. as in wrong-doing or with a wrong-doer. To abridge. Harmony. Yielding. To ascertain by mathematical calculation. condense v. Expression of sympathy with a person in pain. To make complex. To come down voluntarily to equal terms with inferiors.compliant adj. A constituent element or part. compressible adj. compunction n. To conduct or behave (oneself). condensation n. Intelligible. To press together or into smaller space. conceive v.
. conclusive adj.
as difficulties or obstacles. A stream that unites with another. connive v. conformity n. conjugal adj. congest v. A person with whom another confers. To appropriate (private property) as forfeited to the public use or treasury. The state or feeling of trust in or reliance upon another. congenial adj. The state of being joined together. marital rights. or the things so joined. A guess. or the like. confidence n. particularly a tube. The candy collectively that a confectioner makes or sells. The place where streams meet. conformation n. as for mutual aid. conformable adj. especially one with thorough knowledge and sound judgment of art. To collect into a mass. congeal v. manner. congregate v. A great fire. confederate n. conduit n. or agreement. Contributing to an end. To coagulate. confessor n. pipe. conjugate adj. confluent n. confluence n. To be in collusion. To unite. confront v. signify. or married persons. One to whom secrets are entrusted. confident adj. To bestow. Harmonious. conjugation n. Joined together in pairs. A means for conducting something. conferee n. confiscate v. confide v. General structure. compact.
. conflagration n. confidant n. coniferous adj. confinement n. Assured. Cone-bearing trees. confederacy n. form. Capable of being conducted or transmitted. as of many buildings. confer v. A spiritual advisor. conjecture n. conformance n. Pertaining to marriage or matrimony. conjunction n. A number of states or persons in compact or league with each other. To bring together into a crowd. conductible adj. Correspondence in form. Restriction within limits or boundaries. conjoin v. A critical judge of art. connote v. To reveal in trust or confidence. Pertaining to marriage. The state or condition of being joined together. or passageway for a fluid. a forest. One who is united with others in a league. To mean. confectionery n. connubial adj.conducive adj. To encounter. connoisseur n. The act or state or conforming. or use. or outline. Having kindred character or tastes. as candy.
To force into military service. A collective unanimous opinion of a number of persons. A companion or associate. To pollute. consumption n. as by burning. An officer appointed to reside in a foreign city. The state or quality of being in accord with.conquer v. etc. To bring to completion. conservatory n. consolidate v. A state of permanence. contagious adj. conscious adj. constituency n. feels. To combine into one body or system. The inhabitants or voters in a district represented in a legislative body. Designed for gradual destruction.
. or by using up.. conscientious adj. consummate v. Tendency to adhere to the existing order of things. An arbitrary assemblage or group of stars. Following in uninterrupted succession. One who agrees with others to cooperate in accomplishing some unlawful purpose. Governed by moral standard. consecutive adj. conservatism n. Clearly visible. and thinks. To bind. wearing out. To overcome by force. consort n. contagion n. Aware that one lives. One who has the right to vote at an election. consignee n. consign v. conservative adj. Transmitting disease. To set apart as sacred. console v. conscience n. consonance n. consulate n. eating. consignor n. The faculty in man by which he distinguishes between right and wrong in character and conduct. constituent n. etc. An institution for instruction and training in music and declamation. consul n. contaminate v. To entrust. conspirator n. consternation n. One who entrusts. Descended from the same parent or ancestor. conspire v. constellation n. A person to whom goods or other property has been entrusted. The communication of disease from person to person. conscript v. To comfort. consensus n. To plot. consanguineous adj. Gradual destruction. conspicuous adj. consistency n. The place in which a consul transacts official business. Adhering to the existing order of things. constrict v. Being in agreement or harmony with. An officer whose duty is to maintain the peace. consumptive adj. constable n. Panic. consecrate v. consonant adj. chiefly to represent his country.
To twist into a misshapen form. continence n. in common with others. To bruise by a blow. A placing opposite. contribution n. contusion n. continuation n. contrivance n. or governing influence over. To prevent or obstruct the operation of. contingency n. To summon or cause to assemble. Proximity. converge v. contingent adj. appetites. One who or that which regulates or directs. contuse v.
. either with or without the breaking of the skin. contiguous adj. One who exerts oneself in opposition or rivalry. or prolonged without separation or interruption of sequence. Fitness. control v. controller n. continuity n. Rebellious. The act planning. contemptible adj. contemporaneous adj. and passion. Trade forbidden by law or treaty. Connected. Not predictable. Living. or existing at the same time. contributor n. contumacy n. or adapting something to or for a special purpose.contemplate v. convene v. as of time or place. or development. contemporary adj. for a common purpose. contumacious adj. Inconsistent with itself. contradiction n. To consider thoughtfully. Contemptuous disregard of the requirements of rightful authority. Living or existing at the same time. restraining. Prolongation. Uninterrupted connection in space. Self-restraint with respect to desires. To cause to incline and approach nearer together. contradictory adj. convalescence n. One who gives or furnishes. inventing. operation. continuance n. The act of giving for a common purpose. Worthy of scorn or disdain. time. Touching or joining at the edge or boundary. extended. contemptuous adj. contender n. convalescent adj. convalesce v. contraposition n. To exercise a directing. contravene v. To recover after a sickness. devising. contiguity n. The state of progressive restoration to health and strength after the cessation of disease. A bruise. Permanence. occurring. convenience n. contraband n. To manage or carry through by some device or scheme. The assertion of the opposite of that which has been said. contrite adj. Recovering health after sickness. continuous adj. Broken in spirit because of a sense of sin. contrive v. Disdainful. Possibility of happening. contort v.
An ornamental molding running round the walls of a room close to the ceiling. Interchangeable. various degrees of noble rank less than sovereign. conveyance n. conversion n. corrode v. convoy n. Pertaining to the art of beautifying. To ruin or destroy little by little. physical. Curving like the segment of the globe or of the surface of a circle. Tending to one point. Open to bribery. Gradual decay by crumbling or surface disintegration. The horn of plenty. Devoted to feasting. corpulent adj. convex adj. To move with a circling or winding motion. A flirt. To put in some relation of connection or correspondence. copious adj. as proof or conviction. cosmic adj. Belonging or relating to the body as opposed to the mind. That which causes gradual decay by crumbling or surface disintegration. Belonging to a corporation. Capable of reformation. convolve v. Of a material nature. coronet n. Change from one state or position to another. To strengthen. according to its form. corruption n. coquette n. convivial adj. coronation n. or from one form to another. Obese. corrosive n. corporate adj. A proposition following so obviously from another that it requires little demonstration. corollary n. symbolizing peace and prosperity. Plenteous. correlative adj. corrosion n. A dead body. Mutually involving or implying one another. corroboration n. Loss of purity or integrity. corpuscle n. cosmetic adj. convertible adj. conversant adj. A protecting force accompanying property in course of transportation. convolution n. A number or body of persons in some way associated or acting together. cornice n. cornucopia n.
. especially the complexion. convulsion n. corporeal adj. To cause spasms in. Inferior crown denoting. corroborate v. Confirmation. or to good-fellowship in eating or drinking. corpse n. corporal adj. Pertaining to the universe. corruptible adj. A violent and abnormal muscular contraction of the body. Thoroughly informed.convergent adj. That by which anything is transported. A minute particle of matter. The act or ceremony of crowning a monarch. A winding motion. convulse v. corrigible adj. correlate v. corps n.
correspondence. coxswain n. crass adj. craving n. counterfeit adj. A rugged. perfect in order and arrangement. covenant n. counter-claim n. as through fear or shame. To oppose with an equal force. The skull of an animal. covey n. To offset. cosmos n. counterbalance v. and geology. A doctrine of creation or of the origin of the universe. Politeness originating in kindness and exercised habitually. geography. cosmography n. credence n. Common to all the world. courageous adj. creamy adj. creed n. To act in opposition to. countervail v. or one who has charge of a ship's boat and its crew under an officer. cosmology n.
. A house or office used for transacting business. counterpart n. A small fissure. Believable. Concealed. cosmopolitan adj. A place for cremating dead bodies. bookkeeping. An agreement entered into by two or more persons or parties. harsh. The general science of the universe. Something taken with another for the completion of either.cosmogony n. squeaking sound. counting-house n. especially for an evil purpose. To accuse in return. etc. including astronomy. The science that describes the universe. credible adj. Belief. creamery n. creak n. rocky projection on a cliff or ledge. One who steers a rowboat. Made to resemble something else. countercharge v. The world or universe considered as a system. cower v. credulous adj. courtesy n. A rustic. courser n. Brave. as opposed to thin or fine. crevasse n. especially that part enclosing the brain. A formal summary of fundamental points of religious belief. Easily deceived. To crouch down tremblingly. cosmopolitanism n. covert adj. A cosmopolitan character. Coarse or thick in nature or structure. A sharp. as between two contiguous surfaces. A deep crack or fissure in the ice of a glacier. cranium n. crevice n. Resembling or containing cream. A flock of quails or partridges. A fleet and spirited horse. A cross-demand alleged by a defendant in his favor against the plaintiff. Line of motion or direction. A butter-making establishment. crag n. countryman n. A vehement desire. course n. crematory adj. counteract v.
A person having charge as of a library or museum. culpable adj. containing lobsters. etc. crabs. crustacean adj. cupidity n. A young swan. A piece of bric-a-brac.
. cudgel n. Avarice. Guilty. crucible n. To cut off or cut short. curtail v. critique n. A guilty person. Of or pertaining to cooking or the kitchen. culinary adj. Anything written in characters that are secret or so arranged as to have hidden meaning. curable adj. compressed. A short thick stick used as a club. curio n. curator n. in behalf of an idea or principle. crystallize v. curtsy n. Rapid and superficial. Like a circle. Exhibiting moral skepticism. cycloid adj. cursive adj. cynicism n. Capable of being remedied or corrected. To bring together or give fixed shape to. crawfish. crusade n. That to which general interest or attention is directed. A downward movement of the body by bending the knees. A trying and purifying test or agency. Pertaining to a division of arthropods. culvert n. curt adj. Contempt for the opinions of others and of what others value. vigorously prosecuted. cygnet n. Any artificial covered channel for the passage of water through a bank or under a road. crustaceous adj. crockery n.criterion n. A standard by which to determine the correctness of a judgment or conclusion. Earthenware made from baked clay. To pick or sort out from the rest. Having a crust-like shell. cursory adj. Any concerted movement. cynical adj. Writing in which the letters are joined together. cynosure n. Concise. culprit n. canal. cull v. and abrupt in act or expression. cryptogram n. A criticism or critical review.
decent adj. dastard n. Darwinism n. The ten commandments. Decameron n. declamatory adj. etc. debonair adj. decalogue n. Scarcity. starting-point. as something hardly legible. Ten-footed or ten-armed. A base coward. deceitful adj. To behead. Subject to contention or dispute. decimal adj. A first appearance in society or on the stage. fruit when ripe. dead-heat n. Characterized by propriety of conduct. datum n. decapitate v. A line of ten syllables. decameter n. A race in which two or more competitors come out even. decapod adj. A day-laborer. or dress. A premise. To leave suddenly or unexpectedly. Conclusive. decamp v. decency n. death's-head n. A length of ten meters. A liquid and dry measure of 10 liters. A full and formal style of utterance. as of something customary. Falsehood. Moral fitness. To lower in character or virtue. day-man n. To mislead by or as by falsehood. decaliter n. dauntless adj. Brave. The doctrine that natural selection has been the prime cause of evolution of higher forms. decasyllable n. Fraudulent. decisive ad. A volume consisting of ten parts or books. decagon n. or given fact. Founded on the number 10. debase v. dearth n. declamation n. Falling off at maturity as petals after flowering. manners. deceit n. debatable adj. debut n. decimate v. and there is no winner. decagram n. Having gentle or courteous bearing or manner. deciduous adj. decipher v.or desirable.D
daring adj. essential . speech. Blindly. A speech recited or intended for recitation from memory in public.
. To destroy a measurable or large proportion of. deceive v. A weight of 10 grams. Fearless. A figure with ten sides and ten angles. To find out the true words or meaning of. A human skull as a symbol of death. darkling adv.
deject v. Not having an adequate or proper supply or amount. Capable of being maintained or justified. The neglect or omission of a legal requirement. To deprive of water. Suitable for the occasion or circumstances. To clear of forests. or is intended to allures into danger or temptation. dedication n.
. deface v. to express their different relations of gender. but denies supernatural revelation. defraud v. deference n. To regard or worship as a god. To cut off or take away. degeneracy n. A god. decorate v. To dishearten. deist n. Malicious and groundless injury done to the reputation or good name of another. A disfigurement. definite adj. deflect v. degenerate v. or divine person. defendant n. deform v. dehydrate v. deify v. To mar or disfigure the face or external surface of. To slander. declension n. To cause to turn aside or downward. degradation n. To deem worthy of notice or account. Respectful submission or yielding. Enfeebled. decoy n. wishes. goddess. Anything that allures. defiant adj. deficiency n. defalcate v. degrade v. A person against whom a suit is brought. defame v. as by old age or some chronic infirmity. as a part of something. To delay or put off to some other time. To deprive of something dishonestly. deduce v. To embellish. Containing a formal. To disfigure. defray v. To make payment for. deficient adj. deity n. Carried on in resistance to aggression. defamation n. A becoming worse. as to another's opinion. positive. The change of endings in nouns and adj. default n.declarative adj. deforest v. To derive or draw as a conclusion by reasoning from given premises or principles. defensible adj. as of strength or magnitude. defer v. Lack or insufficiency. One who believes in God. The voluntary consecration or relinquishment of something to an end or cause. Having an exact signification or positive meaning. defensive adj. decorous adj. or judgment. deformity n. Diminution. deign v. or explicit statement or affirmation. To take away honors or position from. decrepit adj. To become worse or inferior. Characterized by bold or insolent opposition.
A body of Christians united by a common faith and form of worship and discipline. Any application soothing to an irritable surface demurrage n. demonstrator n. deliquesce v. Delightful to the taste or to the senses. demobilize v. That part of a play or story in which the mystery is cleared up. The act of declaring an action or person worthy of reprobation or punishment. Melancholy. delude v. demise n. To overwhelm with a flood of water. delectable adj. deleterious adj. or odium. denizen n. denude v. as troops. dendrology n. delectation n. especially when more or less enduring. demagogue n. Inclined to strong exhibition or expression of feeling or thoughts. To give a name or epithet to. To strip the covering from. To annihilate. dentifrice n. as by use. delusion n. Raving. demented adj. Delight. demonstrative adj. To dissolve gradually and become liquid by absorption of moisture from the air. demonstrable adj. demonstrate v. delineate v. denouement n. Insane. To reduce or lessen. denunciation n. exhaustion. or waste. demulcent n. Inhabitant. A mark for failure or bad conduct. deplete v. Mistaken conviction. Part of a fraction which expresses the number of equal parts into which the unit is divided. To disband. denomination n. dendroid adj. That which is agreeable to a fine taste. delicacy n. To designate by word or mark. denominate v. Hurtful. Any preparation used for cleaning the teeth. To represent by sketch or diagram.dejection n. denounce v. To deprive (a magnet) of magnetism. demeanor n. Death. demolish v.
. To point out or publicly accuse as deserving of punishment. denote v. Deportment. Like a tree. deluge v. censure. the detention of a vessel beyond the specified time of sailing. demagnetize v. The natural history of trees. One who proves in a convincing and conclusive manner. To prove indubitably. demerit n. denominator n. morally or physically. delirious adj. An unprincipled politician. Capable of positive proof. To mislead the mind or judgment of.
Ridicule. The branch of medical science which relates to the skin and its diseases. derrick n. depress v. or has an amount deposited. To lessen the worth of. Contemptible. desist v. deposition n. Cessation. To take or send away forcibly. descendent adj. An apparatus for hoisting and swinging great weights. Utter hopelessness and despondency. designate v. derivation n. despicable adj. Demeanor.deplorable adj. Neglectful of obligation. To press down. as a child. That process by which a word is traced from its original root or primitive form and meaning. Coming or acquired from some origin. dermatology n. depreciate v. Open to ridicule. with hope for the opposite. when applied externally. derelict adj. depository n. especially morally bad. A place where anything is kept in safety. descry v. as by authority. deride v. depreciation n. as that of wounds. as from a premise. deprecate v. derision n. Any remedy which. descendant n. Testimony legally taken on interrogatories and reduced to writing. derivative adj. grandchild. deport v. depositor n. A lowering in value or an underrating in worth. depopulate v. deprave v. Laying down. To express disapproval or regret for. To remove the inhabitants from. The act of moving or going downward. etc. A falling of the spirits. for use as evidence in court. To select or appoint. deplore v. To cease from action. To deduce. To discern. depression n. as to a penal colony. One without regard for law or life. One who makes a deposit. deponent adj. desperado n. Resorted to in a last extremity. desert v. Proceeding downward. dries up or absorbs moisture. To ridicule. or as if prompted by utter despair. depth n. desperate adj. One who is descended lineally from another. Contemptible. descent n.
. deportment n. To render bad. derive v. derisible adj. desistance n. Deepness. To regard with grief or sorrow. To abandon without regard to the welfare of the abandoned desiccant n. despair n.
A formal conversation in which two or more take part. determinate adj. To lose spirit. diatribe n. diatomic adj. To invent. deviltry n. devout adj. Dissimilarity in any respect. Distinctive. devious adj. despond v. A bitter or malicious criticism. Hindering from action through fear. Not connected with what precedes.
. difference n. To grow worse. devise v. detriment n. diagnosis n. deterrent adj. diaphanous adj. Out of the common or regular track. detest v. A logician. or hope. Any essential characteristic of a species by reason of which it differs from other species. deviate v. Forms of speech collectively that are peculiar to the people of a particular district. An absolute and irresponsible monarch. detract v. To frighten away. and ease in any physical activity or in any mechanical work. Pertaining to teaching. courage. Transparent. Characteristic of the devil. despondent adj. Malicious mischief. Definitely limited or fixed. or loss. differential adj. didactic adj. destitute adj. To take away in such manner as to lessen value or estimation. To distinguish. as a disease. Any severe and strict rule in which the judgment of the governed has little or no part. dialogue n. Marking a difference. The act of deciding. To dislike or hate with intensity. To take a different course. deter v. diacritical adj. Poverty-stricken. by its characteristic phenomena. deteriorate v. Readiness. Containing only two atoms. Disheartened. Determination of the distinctive nature of a disease. A positive utterance. despot n. Something that causes damage. desultory adj. detrude v. determination n. diabolic adj. To push down forcibly. dexterity n. diagnose v. depreciation. efficiency. Wanton and malicious mischief. dictum n. dialect n. devilry n.despite prep. dialectician n. precision. Religious. In spite of. differentia n. despotism n.
disavow v. To disencumber. dilettante n. Spreading rapidly through the system and acting quickly. disciplinary adj. or desire of. wish. diligence n. diplomacy n. diphthong n. hope. To turn aside from the main subject and for a time dwell on some incidental matter. diffusible adj. To cease to exist. dilemma n. To disclaim responsibility for. A superficial amateur. To enlarge in all directions. One remarkable for tact and shrewd management. Tending to cause delay. either actually or for the time being. To deprive of weapons. disarm v. disappear v. diminution n. diplomatic adj. discard v. diffident adj. To withhold permission or sanction. dimly adv. disallow v. Dispersion. Characterized by special tact in negotiations. or who adopts and follows some doctrine. Fallen into decay or partial ruin. One who believes the teaching of another. diffidence n. To regard with blame. To throw out of order. disarrange v. digress v. Careful and persevering effort to accomplish what is undertaken. One who refuses to believe. disburse v. as money from a fund. disciple n. The sound produced by combining two vowels in to a single syllable or running together the sounds.
. Obscurely. Reduction. disbeliever n. A situation in which a choice between opposing modes of conduct is necessary. To make more fluid or less concentrated by admixture with something. One who holds high rank. Having the nature of systematic training or subjection to authority. diffusion n. Self-distrust. To be opposite in opinion. A union of two characters representing a single sound. disavowal n. To fail to fulfill the expectation. shrewdness. dilute v. diplomat n. dilatory adj. Perceivable. A representative of one sovereign state at the capital or court of another. disapprove v. diplomatist n. To pay out or expend. To acquire a distinct and separate character. discernible adj. Affected or possessed with self-distrust. disagree v. Denial. digraph n. or skill in conducting any kind of negotiations or in social matters. disburden v.differentiate v. dignitary n. To reject. dilapidated pa. dilate v. Tact. disappoint v.
discipline v. To train to obedience. disclaim v. To disavow any claim to, connection with, or responsibility to. discolor v. To stain. discomfit v. To put to confusion. discomfort n. The state of being positively uncomfortable. disconnect v. To undo or dissolve the connection or association of. disconsolate adj. Grief-stricken. discontinuance n. Interruption or intermission. discord n. Absence of harmoniousness. discountenance v. To look upon with disfavor. discover v. To get first sight or knowledge of, as something previously unknown or unperceived. discredit v. To injure the reputation of. discreet adj. Judicious. discrepant adj. Opposite. discriminate v. To draw a distinction. discursive adj. Passing from one subject to another. discussion n. Debate. disenfranchise v. To deprive of any right privilege or power disengage v. To become detached. disfavor n. Disregard. disfigure v. To impair or injure the beauty, symmetry, or appearance of. dishabille n. Undress or negligent attire. dishonest adj. Untrustworthy. disillusion v. To disenchant. disinfect v. To remove or destroy the poison of infectious or contagious diseases. disinfectant n. A substance used to destroy the germs of infectious diseases. disinherit v. To deprive of an inheritance. disinterested adj. Impartial. disjunctive adj. Helping or serving to disconnect or separate. dislocate v. To put out of proper place or order. dismissal n. Displacement by authority from an office or an employment. dismount v. To throw down, push off, or otherwise remove from a horse or the like. disobedience n. Neglect or refusal to comply with an authoritative injunction. disobedient adj. Neglecting or refusing to obey. disown v. To refuse to acknowledge as one's own or as connected with oneself. disparage v. To regard or speak of slightingly. disparity n. Inequality. dispel v. To drive away by or as by scattering in different directions.
dispensation n. That which is bestowed on or appointed to one from a higher power. displace v. To put out of the proper or accustomed place. dispossess v. To deprive of actual occupancy, especially of real estate. disputation n. Verbal controversy. disqualify v. To debar. disquiet v. To deprive of peace or tranquillity. disregard v. To take no notice of. disreputable adj. Dishonorable or disgraceful. disrepute n. A bad name or character. disrobe v. To unclothe. disrupt v. To burst or break asunder. dissatisfy v. To displease. dissect v. To cut apart or to pieces. dissection n. The act or operation of cutting in pieces, specifically of a plant or an animal. dissemble v. To hide by pretending something different. disseminate v. To sow or scatter abroad, as seed is sown. dissension n. Angry or violent difference of opinion. dissent n. Disagreement. dissentient n. One who disagrees. dissentious adj. Contentious. dissertation n. Thesis. disservice n. An ill turn. dissever v. To divide. dissimilar adj. Different. dissipate v. To disperse or disappear. dissipation n. The state of being dispersed or scattered. dissolute adj. Lewd. dissolution n. A breaking up of a union of persons. dissolve v. To liquefy or soften, as by heat or moisture. dissonance n. Discord. dissonant adj. Harsh or disagreeable in sound. dissuade v. To change the purpose or alter the plans of by persuasion, counsel, or pleading. dissuasion n. The act of changing the purpose of or altering the plans of through persuasion, or pleading. disyllable n. A word of two syllables. distemper n. A disease or malady. distend v. To stretch out or expand in every direction. distensible adj. Capable of being stretched out or expanded in every direction. distention n. Expansion.
distill v. To extract or produce by vaporization and condensation. distillation n. Separation of the more volatile parts of a substance from those less volatile. distiller n. One occupied in the business of distilling alcoholic liquors. distinction n. A note or designation of honor, officially recognizing superiority or success in studies. distort v. To twist into an unnatural or irregular form. distrain v. To subject a person to distress. distrainor n. One who subjects a person to distress. distraught adj. Bewildered. distrust n. Lack of confidence in the power, wisdom, or good intent of any person. disunion n. Separation of relations or interests. diurnal adj. Daily. divagation n. Digression. divergent adj. Tending in different directions. diverse adj. Capable of various forms. diversion n. Pastime. diversity n. Dissimilitude. divert v. To turn from the accustomed course or a line of action already established. divertible adj. Able to be turned from the accustomed course or a line of action already established. divest v. To strip, specifically of clothes, ornaments, or accouterments or disinvestment. divination n. The pretended forecast of future events or discovery of what is lost or hidden. divinity n. The quality or character of being godlike. divisible adj. Capable of being separated into parts. divisor n. That by which a number or quantity is divided. divulge v. To tell or make known, as something previously private or secret. divulgence n. A divulging. docile adj. Easy to manage. docket n. The registry of judgments of a court. doe n. The female of the deer. dogma n. A statement of religious faith or duty formulated by a body claiming authority. dogmatic adj. Making statements without argument or evidence. dogmatize v. To make positive assertions without supporting them by argument or evidence. doleful adj. Melancholy. dolesome adj. Melancholy. dolor n. Lamentation. dolorous adj. Expressing or causing sorrow or pain. domain n. A sphere or field of action or interest. domesticity n. Life in or fondness for one's home and family. domicile n. The place where one lives.
A person to whom a donation is made. To influence controllingly. a cavalryman. To bestow as a gift. doublet n. as a system of conduits. dramatize v. dragoon n. trenches. The force which. To relate or represent in a dramatic or theatrical manner. The property which a wife brings to her husband in marriage. dowry n. A modern and an ancient Greek coin. Subject to a duty. dominant adj. A net to be drawn along the bottom of the water. The period of time during which anything lasts. Confinement.dominance n. duckling n. Capable of being drawn out. durance n. donator n. To rule with insolence or unnecessary annoyance. duteous adj. To diminish or become less. dutiable adj. dun v. dormant adj. One of a pair of like things. drowsy adj. Double-dealing. duet n. One who makes a donation or present. Obedient. Doubtful. Showing submission to natural superiors. especially when so long continued as to cause vegetation to wither. as into wire or a thread. Heavy with sleepiness. dominate v. applied to a mass of one gram for 1 second. In the British army. Acting vigorously. dramatist n. One who writes plays. duration n. Having two parts. drudgery n. Hard and constant work in any menial or dull occupation. dutiful adj. drastic adj. doubly adv. especially a customs duty. A composition for two voices or instruments. Being in a state of or resembling sleep. pipes. A young duck. In twofold degree or extent. Ascendancy.
. ductile adj. would give it a velocity of 1 cm/s. dubious adj. Dry weather. duplicity n. domination n. especially for a worthy cause. The means of draining collectively. drought n. domineer v. donate v. etc. donee n. To make a demand or repeated demands on for payment. drainage n. donor n. dragnet n. Conspicuously prominent. Control by the exercise of power or constituted authority. drachma n. duplex adj. One who makes a donation or present. dwindle v. dyne n.
Effective. edify v. egoism n. efface v. effect n. as having performed its functions. To draw out. editorial n. Rapturous excitement or exaltation. efflorescent adj.
. Enraptured. effectual adj. To spend sparingly. ebullient adj. Opening in flower. To bubble up. Anything made of clay and baked in a kiln or dried in the sun. To obliterate. eccentric adj. The power to produce an intended effect as shown in the production of it. effulgence n. ecstasy n. That which is uttered or proclaimed by authority as a rule of action. An article in a periodical written by the editor and published as an official argument. effective adj. Fit for a destined purpose. efficiency n. earthenware n. Splendor. Having and exercising the power to produce effects or results. eccentricity n. effervescent adj. The state of possessing adequate skill or knowledge for the performance of a duty. To pour forth. effuse v. efficacious adj. edible adj. The theory that places man's chief good in the completeness of self. Ardent in spirit and speech. efficacy n. Having womanish traits or qualities. Efficient. The obstruction of a heavenly body by its entering into the shadow of another body.E
earnest adj. economize v. or a flowery appearance. effeminacy n. eclipse n. effete adj. Idiosyncrasy. To build up. ecstatic adj. Womanishness. Edible. or strengthen. Exhausted. efflorescence n. efficient adj. Suitable to be eaten. educe v. effeminate adj. effervesce v. eatable adj. Peculiar. A noxious or ill-smelling exhalation from decaying or putrefying matter. Unblushing impudence. Showing enthusiasm or exhilaration of feeling. effluvium n. edict n. Giving off bubbles of gas. especially in morals or religion. effusion n. A consequence. an outpouring. effrontery n. The state of being flowery.
Coming into view. elicit v. Authoritative stoppage of foreign commerce or of any special trade. elegy n. inflection. emancipate v. To evade the search or pursuit of by dexterity or artifice. embezzle v. Relating to Elizabeth. To make a beginning in some occupation or scheme. emanate v. To separate and cast aside. egotist n. elasticity n. embellish v. To set forth publicly or in glowing terms. embroil v.
. A metallic copy of any surface. To educe or extract gradually or without violence. The art of correct intonation. electrotype n. emblem n. One given to self-mention or who is constantly telling of his own views and experiences. queen of England. embolism n. A component or essential part. elapse v. emerge v. To give courage to. or to her era. A coming into view. eloquent adj. embark v. egregious adj. elude v. embody v. To misappropriate secretly. To involve in dissension or strife. To release from bondage. elusion n. compact or visible form. as a coin. Having the ability to express emotion or feeling in lofty and impassioned speech. formulate. element n. egress n. To come into view or into existence. To quietly terminate: said of time. Evasion. electrolysis n. To make beautiful or elegant by adding attractive or ornamental features. Extreme. emaciate v. To flow forth or proceed. An obstruction or plugging up of an artery or other blood-vessel. as from some source. The process of decomposing a chemical compound by the passage of an electric current. and gesture in public speaking or reading. A lyric poem lamenting the dead. To waste away in flesh. Elizabethan adj. Qualified for selection. That property of matter by which a body tends to return to a former shape after being changed.egoist n. emergence n. To express. embarrass v. eject v. emblazon v. Any place of exit. Self-conceit. A symbol. embolden v. egotism n. or exemplify in a concrete. To bring out more clearly the facts concerning. To expel. emergent adj. eliminate v. eligible adj. One who advocates or practices egoism. embargo n. elocution n. elucidate v. To render flustered or agitated.
emigrate v. emigrant n. or region for the purpose of settling or residing in another. One who uses or engages the services of other persons for pay. To go from one country. Tolerable. Intended for general circulation. endurable adj. To impede with obstacles. enamor v. hardship. gift. The ability to suffer pain. emphatic adj. To debilitate. usually spiritual. encourage v. endue v. To produce. To expose to peril. employee n. distress. To cause to be loved. A bazaar or shop. One who moves from one place to settle in another. encumber v. or stress laid upon some word. Working vigorously. To render ineffective or inoperative. To imitate with intent to equal or surpass. To pitch tents for a resting-place. enfeeble v. state. word. encamp v. enfranchise v. emphasize v. To articulate or enunciate with special impressiveness upon a word. energetic adj. or stress of any kind without succumbing. Retired from active service but retained to an honorary position. A work containing information on subjects. employer n. encompass v. or exhaustive of one subject. or esteem. or grace. or a group of words. emit v. Peculiar to some specified country or people. encomium n. or set of words.emeritus adj. encroach v. To send or give out. engrave v. To endow with a privilege. encore n. To invade partially or insidiously and appropriate the possessions of another. High in station. Any special impressiveness added to an utterance or act. engender v. endemic adj. A formal or discriminating expression of praise. place. enervate v. emporium n. or strength of mind. as by legislative act. etc. especially with the right to vote. empower v. To encircle. character. encyclopedia n. One who works for wages or a salary.
. To occupy completely. engross v. endurance n. hope. as of some part of a play or performance. To inspire with courage. eminence n. endanger v. To delegate authority to. To inspire with ardent love. encyclical adj. emulate v. The call for a repetition. Spoken with any special impressiveness laid upon an act. An elevated position with respect to rank. endear v. To cut or carve in or upon some surface. merit. eminent adj. condition. To make into law. To endow with some quality. emphasis n. enact v.
The internal parts of an animal. enjoin v. epicure n. ensnare v. entwine v. Gigantic. as with a trench or ditch and wall. Indulging. To dignify. ennoble v. To involve. enshrine v. enumerate v. enkindle v. The branch of zoology that treats of insects. enthrone v. To intensify. epilogue n. or pertaining to daintiness of appetite. To cause to see clearly. pl. enmity n. To enter voluntarily the military service by formal enrollment. enlist v. Any appearance or bodily manifestation of a deity. To involve in difficulties. Hatred. Epicurean adj. A riddle. ministering. To set on fire. To infuriate. enthusiastic adj. To invest with sovereign power. enlighten v. etc. To interweave. A curve traced by a point on the circumference of a circle which rolls upon another circle. or complications. A complete thing. The outer skin. One who cultivates a delicate taste for eating and drinking. An earnest request. epiphany n.enhance v. entree n. epigram n. necessitate. To yield to or display intense and rapturous feeling. epidemic n. entrench v. entomology n. enigma n. entirety n. To delight extravagantly or intensely. A poem celebrating in formal verse the mythical achievements of great personages. heroes. To entrap. epicycle n. To keep sacred. entreaty n. To command. epic n. enthuse v. epidermis n. The act of entering. A pithy phrasing of a shrewd observation. A circle that rolls upon the external or internal circumference of another circle. To fortify or protect. confusion.
. Immensity. entangle v. Full of zeal and fervor. Wide-spread occurrence of a disease in a certain region. enormous adj. The close of a narrative or dramatic poem. enrapture v. enormity n. entail v. To bring or hold under any overmastering influence. epicycloid n. enrage v. enthrall v. entrails n. To name one by one.
To speak or write a laudation of a person's life or character. A spoken or written laudation of a person's life or character.
. force. Evenness of mind or temper. A state of balance. equanimity n. Irregular. Ambiguous. epithet n. Roving or wandering. epizootic adj. memorable for extraordinary events. erudite adj. To destroy thoroughly. estimable adj. An inscription on a tomb or monument in honor or in memory of the dead. To render uniform. eulogize v. Fairness or impartiality. Worthy of respect. Pertaining to beauty. or the like. Incorrect. et cetera Latin. Prevailing among animals. euphony n. essence n. epitaph n. separable from yet growing out of it. eschew v. Equal in value. equilibrium n. euphemism n. meaning. erratic adj. Pertaining to horses or horsemanship. That which makes a thing to be what it is. equivalent adj. A title of dignity. taste. as in "Father Aeneas". eugenic adj. epoch n. Very-learned. A simplified representation. eureka Greek. equivocate v. language. Agreeableness of sound. A interval of time. eulogy n. errant adj. A figure of speech by which a phrase less offensive is substituted. equity n. epode n. Word used adjectivally to describe some quality or attribute of is objects. To keep close watch. equestrian adj. erudition n. or the fine arts. An incident or story in a literary work. estuary n. euphonious adj. Characterized by fairness. history. epitome n.episode n. equivocal adj. Extensive knowledge of literature. To alienate. A wide lower part of a tidal river. office. espy v. etc. or courtesy. erroneous adj. To keep clear of. equitable adj. as in search of adventure or opportunity for gallant deeds. esquire n. equalize v. esthetic adj. To use words of double meaning. eradicate v. Relating to the development and improvement of race. I have found it. estrange v. And so forth. Characterized by agreeableness of sound. A species of lyric poems.
evanesce v. Seeking the conversion of sinners. An accursed thing. evolve v. A person nominated by the will of another to execute the will. exacerbate v. excretion n. To make more sharp. excess n. To avoid by artifice. excellent adj. Intensified emotion or action. or development. power. exclusion n. A preacher who goes from place to place holding services. Possession of eminently or unusually good qualities. as in measure. severe. To shut out purposely or forcibly. exclude v. Nervously high-strung. excusable adj. evoke v. To overstate. Justifiable. excerpt n. execrable adj. excellence n. excitation n. Non-admission. To turn inside out. To vanish gradually. outgrowth. evince v. quality. Development or growth. etc. proper. Fleeting. excellency n. eventual adj. or required limit. measure. To dispossess pursuant to judicial decree. exclamation n. Escape. To call or summon forth. evanescent adj. or virulent. evidential adj. Any unnatural addition. or experience. evict v. To go beyond. evasion n. excavate v. excrescence n. evangelical adj. exasperate v.
. To be superior or distinguished. An abrupt or emphatic expression of thought or of feeling. That which passes the ordinary. Ultimate. excruciate v. excursion n. value. To unfold or expand. executor n. To make manifest or evident.evade v. A journey. An extract or selection from written or printed matter. evert v. evangelist n. evolution n. action. execration n. A title of honor bestowed upon various high officials. To inflict severe pain or agony upon. exceed v. excitable adj. To excite great anger in. exaggerate v. excel v. Abominable. skill. To remove by digging or scooping out. Indicative. The getting rid of waste matter. Possessing distinguished merit.
expend v. Deprivation of strength or energy. or original to be copied or imitated. expect v. expediency n. or released. To fill with high or cheerful spirits. Speedy. Going beyond usual and proper limits. A continuous area or stretch. exotic adj. To breathe forth. exempt adj. To hasten the movement or progress of. Extravagance or enormity. A way or passage out. clear. expense n. exemplary adj. exit n. exorcise v. A model. as time or strength. Thorough and complete in execution. exemplify v. exert v. or restriction affecting others. especially of many people. To spend. Urgent. To increase in range or scope.
. To make satisfaction or amends for. pattern. To show by example. exhaustive adj. expectancy n. To empty by draining off the contents. expectorate v. To relieve or vindicate from accusation. exorbitant adj. To look forward to as certain or probable. Contributing to personal advantage. To drive from one's own country. Increase of amount. exorbitance n. existence n. size. exigent adj. exigency n. exhaustion n. exhilarate v. exhaust v. expanse n. A going forth or departure from a place or country. Foreign. To dig out of the earth (what has been buried). expedite v. exodus n. To cast or drive out by religious or magical means. Fitness to meet the requirements of a particular case. To clear from involvement. as from some liability. To make an effort. exhume v. The laying out or expending or money or other resources. Biblical exposition or interpretation. exhaustible adj. expand v. Causing or tending to cause exhaustion. Free. expansion n. The act or state of looking forward to as certain or probable. or the like. or blame. expedient adj. Fitted to serve as a model or example worthy of imitation. exemplar n. explicate v. To cough up and spit forth. scope. imputation. expatriate v. expeditious adj. A critical period or condition. Possession or continuance of being.exegesis n. exhale v. exonerate v. expiate v.
Unusual. Happening out of court. compulsion. explosion n. Having no essential relation to a subject. Pertaining to a sudden and violent outbreak. To diminish the gravity or importance of. explosive adj. To surrender the custody of. extrajudicial adj. exterior n. exuberance n. expulsion n. threats. extinguish v. The utmost point. Without studied or special preparation. extravagance n. time or scope. extenuate v. extremity n.
. or the subjection of another to some necessity. side. A sudden and violent outbreak. expostulate v. Rich supply. Anything relating or belonging to the outside. extinct adj. extremist n. explode v. exposure n. extemporaneous adj. elements. or points of the compass. exposition n. Extended widely in space. Done or made without much or any preparation. external n. To praise in the highest terms. extensor n. expository adj. Definite. extort v. Disentangle. One who supports extreme measures or holds extreme views. extradite v. A muscle that causes extension. That which is outside. Needlessly free or lavish in expenditure. An open situation or position in relation to the sun. extraneous adj.explicit adj. extempore adv. or scope. extricate v. time. extensible adj. To obtain by violence. exuberant adj. The surrender by a government of a person accused of crime to the justice of another government. or that farthest removed from a mean position. Being no longer in existence. Undue expenditure of money. To cause to burst in pieces by force from within. Marked by great plentifulness. extensive adj. extraordinary adj. extol v. Forcible ejection. expressive adj. as in space. extrude v. Capable of being thrust out. To discuss. To render extinct. extravagant adj. or border. A reaching or stretching out. extortion n. Still existing and known. The practice of obtaining by violence or compulsion. Full of meaning. extradition n. To drive out or away. Pertaining to a formal presentation. extension n. Formal presentation. extant adj.
factious adj. fanatic n. pretense. federate v. A place in which ferns are grown.F
fabricate v. An exact copy or reproduction. fanciless adj. Amusing. Incredible. A young deer. or anything based on such reasoning. Showing criminal or evil purpose. fealty n.
. To suffer extremity of hunger or thirst. facetious adj. A state of well-founded happiness. practicable. Pertaining to the face. fallacious adj. Turbulent. To make more easy. feasible adj. fallible adj. with goats feet. felon n. faun n. Any unsound or delusive mode of reasoning. Illogical. To invent fancifully or falsely. feminine adj. Capable of erring. fancier n. and punishable with death or imprisonment. Hard to please. felicitate v. That may be done. fastidious adj. fawn n. To wish joy or happiness to. fabulous adj. or deceptive movement. fallow n. or effected. Unimaginative. facsimile n. fallacy n. A criminal or depraved person. One having a taste for or interest in special objects. To league together. Idiotic faulty adj. facile adj. fathom n. facility n. feint n. faction n. facial adj. facet n. 6 feet. performed. Ease. felicity n. A measure of length. A religious zealot. facilitate v. Loyalty. felony n. fatuous adj. Characteristic of woman or womankind. Imperfect. fernery n. One of a class of deities of the woods and herds represented as half human. A number of persons combined for a common purpose. Any sham. One of the small triangular plane surfaces of a diamond or other gem. famish v. especially in view of a coming event. Not difficult to do. Land broken up and left to become mellow or to rest. felonious adj. One of the highest class of offenses.
That which is used to decorate the person or dress. flagrant adj. fickle adj. feudalism n. The act of bending. A festival or feast. feudal adj. financial adj. fervid adj. The state or quality of being final or complete. Pertaining to the treasury or public finances of a government. One who sells fish. fissure n. Pertaining to the relation of lord and vassal. Merry. Concluding performance. Monetary. fetus n. filibuster n. The feudal system. One who attempts to obstruct legislation. ferocity n. The young in the womb or in the egg. finite adj. fiasco n. finality n. or purpose. Joyous. finesse n. Of a wild. Spasmodic. The captain of a flag-ship. A complete or humiliating failure. A young bird. fitful adj. festal adj. A crack or crack-like depression. fixture n. finery n. financier n. fief n. Limited. Indicative of faith or trust. Openly scandalous. Loyalty. usually red with a black tassel. Intense.
. fledgling n. flatulence n. Accumulation of gas in the stomach and bowels. A landed estate held under feudal tenure. and savage nature. flamboyant adj. A brimless felt cap in the shape of a truncated cone. Ardent in feeling. Ardor or intensity of feeling. One skilled in or occupied with financial affairs or operations. fervor n. Unduly changeable in feeling. fierce. Characterized by extravagance and in general by want of good taste. fete n. Subtle contrivance used to gain a point. flection n. fez n. finally adv. fidelity n. fiscal adj. finale n. Created or formed by the imagination. fishmonger n. judgment. fiducial adj. fervent adj. One who or that which is expected to remain permanently in its position. festive adj. Savageness.ferocious adj. At last. flag-officer n. fictitious adj.
flux n. Having a ready or easy flow of words or ideas.
. foolery n. foible n. The extreme forward part of a ship's hold. An ancestor. fluential adj. Folly. fluent adj. Any growth of leaves. floe n. or renewal. and customs of the common people. forcible adj. forepeak n. To bar by judicial proceedings the equitable right of a mortgagor to redeem property. Besides. To be an omen or warning sign of. foot-note n. especially of evil. foggy adj. florid adj. fondle v. pert. To predict. folio n. Violent. or of a size adapted to folding once. foreclose v. forbearance n. The aggregate of plants growing without cultivation in a district. foist v. trifling disposition. Pertaining to flowers. foliage n. Frequent irregular change back and forth from one state or degree to another. forecastle n. beliefs. A collection of tabular masses of floating polar ice. To palm off. flippant adj. Pliable. flora n. Characteristic of one who is unduly devoted to dress and the niceties of manners. Obscure.flexible adj. A state of constant movement. flue n. The traditions. foreshore n. To judge of before hearing evidence. That part of the upper deck of a ship forward of the after fore-shrouds. flimsy adj. A personal weakness or failing. forejudge v. forefather n. fluctuation n. A note of explanation or comment at the foot of a page or column. change. fluctuate v. Patient endurance or toleration of offenses. A dealer in flowers. forego v. forby adv. foppish adj. To deny oneself the pleasure or profit of. forecourt n. florist n. A court opening directly from the street. Flushed with red. A smoke-duct in a chimney. folk-lore n. A sheet of paper folded once. forecast v. To pass backward and forward irregularly from one state or degree to another. That part of a shore uncovered at low tide. Pertaining to streams. Dandyism. under the lowest deck. Thin and weak. floral adj. To handle tenderly and lovingly. Having a light. forebode v. foppery n.
forerun v. forthright adv. fray v. forgery n. fortitude n. With directness. foreordain v. Counterfeiting. situated in. forehead n. A gum or resin which on burning yields aromatic fumes. fortify v. Relative disposition of parts. fragile adj. A citizen of a foreign country. foreign adj. foreman n. To renounce upon oath. To lose possession of through failure to fulfill some obligation. fraternal adj. foreknowledge n. foursome adj. Belonging to. formula n. Difficult to accomplish. forfend v. forethought n. Consisting of four. To deny oneself. Prescience. A square sail. foresight n. forte n. Provision against harm or need. foreigner n. Premeditation. foreordination n. Brotherly. A strong point. foretell v. Counterfeit. Easily broken. frantic adj. To ward off. Liability to be broken or destroyed. between the eyes and the hair. Patient courage. forgo v. Frenzied. fragile adj. formation n. fracture n.foreground n. To provide with defensive works. The head man. A break. To fret at the edge so as to loosen or break the threads. frankincense n. or derived from another country. Into notice or view. To discern beforehand. forswear v. Deceitfulness. forfeit v. frailty n. Predestination. formidable adj. That part of a landscape or picture situated or represented as nearest the spectator. fraudulence n. foresee v. forth adv.
. The upper part of the face. To predetermine. Capable of being broken. To go before as introducing or ushering in. Fixed rule or set form. To predict. fraudulent adj. foresail n.
fugacious adj. frizz v.
. or practice. The art of painting on a surface of plaster. like the actions of a thief. Spongy. fulsome adj. furtive adj. fusible adj. frightful adj. fungus n. saying. Slovenly in appearance. frugal adj. A temporary absence of a soldier or sailor by permission of the commanding officer. A room kept at a low temperature for preserving fruits. as the hair. counted. That may be measured. furrier n. To cause to explode. The support on or against which a lever rests. frizzle v. fungible adj. fulcrum n. fretful adj. The part of a nation's territory that abuts upon another country. furlough n. Disposed to peevishness. To restore brightness or beauty to. Economical. freethinker n. freshness n. meat. Lacking warmth. fumigate v. Prankish. functionary n. quality. Commerce unrestricted by tariff or customs. Stealthy or sly. An official. A dealer in or maker of fur goods. particularly on walls and ceilings. etc. Basal. To subject to the action of smoke or fumes. or weighed. fulminate v. fresco n. More distant or advanced. further adj. Advancement. Trivial. or the point about which it turns. free trade n. fungous adj. Fleeting. thought. Apt to induce terror or alarm. frequency n. furtherance n. fruition n. one-eighth of a mile. A plant destitute of chlorophyll. as a mushroom. To give a crinkled. The state. Fulfillment. frivolous adj. The comparative number of any kind of occurrences within a given time or space. Offensive from excess of praise or commendation. frolicsome adj. frivolity n. fuse v. frontier n. or degree of being fresh. especially for disinfection.freemason n. fundamental adj. fluffy appearance to. One who rejects authority or inspiration in religion. To cause to crinkle or curl. To unite or blend as by melting together. frowzy adj. A measure. furlong n. furbish v. A trifling act. Capable of being melted by heat. frigidarium n. frigid adj. A member of an ancient secret fraternity originally confined to skilled artisans.
. Of no avail or effect.futile adj. A person of expectant temperament. futurist n.
generosity n. Of or pertaining to the animal reproductive organs. chance. A gambler. generate v. Merrily. gaiety n. or other place for its defense. Carriage of the body in going. of ancestors and their descendants. Festivity. gamester n. genealogist n. gamble v. gait n. To execute by strangling. Belonging to a people not Jewish. Possessing a brave or chivalrous spirit. or the like. genealogy n. Abundant. opposed to specific. galvanic adj. A disposition to give liberally or to bestow favors heartily. To produce or cause to be. gaseous adj. The art of preparing and serving appetizing food. Well-bred or refined. A list. Inflammation of the stomach. garnish v. Light and unsubstantial. town. Creation. The principal portion. origin. gendarme n. genital adj. generalize v. Current electricity. gastric adj.
. The whole range or sequence. especially that arising from chemical action. or near the stomach. gastritis n. A tracer of pedigrees. galvanism n. In cookery. in the order of succession. Playful leaping or frisking. gallant adj. generally adv.G
gauge n. Given to constant trivial talking. Pertaining or relating to electricity produced by chemical action. generality n. or contingency. gaily adv. Warmth and kindliness of disposition. garrulous adj. Noting a genus or kind. genesis n. to surround with additions for embellishment. gentile adj. An instrument for measuring. Indicating source. garrote v. Of. To risk money or other possession on an event. genitive adj. generic adj. genteel adj. gambol n. particularly in France. a uniformed and armed police officer. galore adj. possession. The military force stationed in a fort. Ordinarily. pertaining to. geniality n. gamut n. In continental Europe. galvanize v. gastronomy n. To draw general inferences. To imbue with life or animation. garrison n.
gourmand n. A faint. A young goose. grantor n. granary n. as from rage. Pregnancy. gluttonous adj. unsteady light. A melon. A storehouse for grain after it is thrashed or husked. pumpkin. glutinous adj. Given to excess in eating. One who gives. giddy adj. gestation n. globose adj. Affected with a whirling or swimming sensation in the head. Tremendous. glimpse n. Gordian knot n. Sticky. ghastly adj.geology n. A movement or action of the hands or face. grandeur n. A connoisseur in the delicacies of the table. A field or stream of ice. gnash v. To grind or strike the teeth together. gesture n. The maker of a deed. Hideous. The department of natural science that treats of the constitution and structure of the earth. grandiloquent adj. giver n. gradation n. Ungracious. as in speaking. or some similar fruit having a hard rind. germane adj. One who cuts and fits panes of glass. globular adj. Moving or advancing by steps. A momentary look. The person to whom property is transferred by deed. graceless adj. A step. To utter taunts or reproaches. germinate v. glorious adj. wavering. glazier n. gradient adj. gourd n. To make gestures or motions. Spherical. Composed of small grains or particles. gesticulate v. Any difficulty the only issue out of which is by bold or unusual manners. Relevant. Icy. in any sense. glacier n. gladden v. Having an imposing style or effect. or relative position in an order or series. grantee n. To begin to develop into an embryo or higher form. expressive of some idea or emotion. gossamer adj. degree. Spherical. gosling n. glacial adj. glimmer n. grandiose adj. Of excellence and splendor. as for windows. Flimsy. or icily cold. or in place of speech. granular adj. squash. gigantic adj. To make joyous. The quality of being grand or admirably great. gibe v.
. Speaking in or characterized by a pompous or bombastic style. rank.
An English monetary unit. A flat circular stone. An instrument for illustrating the laws of rotation. Duplicity. disgust. To take hold of. Incongruously composed or ill-proportioned. grenadier n. Credulous. grief n. grisly adj. grapple v. guzzle v. grievance n. Surmise. grievous adj. gulp. Tip. gratify v. Frank. guess n. gumption n. Stay-rope. grimace n. gynecocracy n. gregarious adj. The science that treats of the functions and diseases peculiar to women. gratuitous adj. grindstone n. That which oppresses. grotesque adj.
. injures. To please. as by satisfying a physical or mental desire or need. used for sharpening tools. gullible adj. A small cavern. To form into grains or small particles. guile n. gyroscope n. guinea n. gravity n. gynecology n. Seriousness. Fear-inspiring. Female supremacy. gratification n. To revolve. occasioned by some feeling of pain. To swallow greedily or hastily. ground n. gratuity n. gyrate v. Common sense. A small grain or particle. Sorrow. The external appearance as produced by garb or costume. etc. A member of a regiment composed of men of great stature.granulate v. guise n. guileless adj. guy n. or causes grief and at the same time a sense of wrong. Creating affliction. A pavement or floor or any supporting surface on which one may walk. A distortion of the features. Voluntarily. grotto n. Not habitually solitary or living alone. That which is given without demand or claim. Satisfaction. granule n. Keen enjoyment. gusto n.
head first adv. Very depressing. habitude n. Of sound and vigorous health. heinous adj. heptagon n. A figure having seven sides and seven angles. Foolish daring. Calm. One who or that which foreruns and announces the coming of any person or thing. To trouble with importunities. According to usual practice.
. Worn and gaunt in appearance. henchman n. herbaceous adj. as animals. hemorrhage n. Discharge of blood from a ruptured or wounded blood-vessel. Devastation. handwriting n. at the lower end of the rectum. Tumors composed of enlarged and thickened blood-vessels. haggard adj. or annoyances. head foremost adv. heedless adj. hanger-on n. To worry or harass by ill temper and petty annoyances. A servile assistant and subordinate. habitant n. herbivorous adj. hemorrhoids n. cares. Precipitately. Risk.H
habitable adj. henpeck v. habitual adj. A group of seven governments. hackney v. Feeding on herbs or other vegetable matter. heifer n. as in diving. A young cow. Penmanship. A collection of dried plants scientifically arranged for study. Irreligious. hardihood n. havoc n. Improvident. Odiously sinful. heathenish adj. Thoughtless. as in diving. Concordant in sound. hawthorn n. harangue n. hale adj. herbarium n. To make stale or trite by repetition. heptarchy n. harmonious adj. Customary relation or association. A tirade. Having the character of a herb. hazard n. halcyon adj. Fit to be dwelt in. Lacking pity or sympathy. A parasite. harass v. Dweller. A thorny shrub much used in England for hedges. hard-hearted adj. happy-go-lucky adj. Precipitately. heartrending adj. pl. harbinger n.
Congruity of the members or elements or parts. hexagon n. A break or vacancy where something necessary to supply the connection is wanting. A gathered multitude of human beings. A pausing to consider. homage n. Identical in nature. Having a hairy covering. hiatus n. At variance with any commonly accepted doctrine or opinion. heritage n. homonym n. diseases. hoodwink v. hilarious adj. An opinion or doctrine subversive of settled beliefs or accepted principles. hesitant adj. A token fee or payment to a professional man for services. Boisterously merry. hexapod adj. hoard v. heterogeneity n. or its people. Having six feet. horde n. heterodox adj. Hibernian adj. Pertaining to winter.. heresy n. hindmost adj. hesitancy n. heteromorphic adj. An obstacle. Deviating from the normal form or standard type. heterogeneous adj. Vacillation. Appalling. To gather and store away for the sake of accumulation. hinder v. Having the voice harsh or rough. honorarium n. A small hill or mound. A stocking. homogeneous adj. A word agreeing in sound with but different in meaning from another. To deceive. Farthest from the front. Unlikeness of constituent parts. homophone n. Passing naturally from parent to child. hibernal adj. Pertaining to Ireland. homogeneity n. as from a cold or fatigue. Vacillating. heretic n. make-up. Birthright. Consisting of dissimilar elements or ingredients of different kinds. Reverential regard or worship. hosiery n. heredity n. hernia n. homologous adj. A word agreeing in sound with but different in meaning from another. or relation. To obstruct. Having six angles. One who holds opinions contrary to the recognized standards or tenets of any philosophy. A figure with six angles. etc. hesitation n. Made up of similar parts or elements. hideous adj. hillock n. hindrance n. hexangular adj. hoarse adj. Protrusion of any internal organ in whole or in part from its normal position. from parent to offspring.
. Transmission of physical or mental qualities.hereditary adj. hirsute adj.
humane adj. hydra n. A light-horse trooper armed with saber and carbine.hospitable adj. To make gentle or refined.or nine-headed water-serpent slain by Hercules. The branch of science that treats of the pressure and equilibrium of fluids. humbug n. The side of a right-angled triangle opposite the right angle. hybrid adj. hostility n. hydromechanics n. hospitality n. Extreme insincerity. huckster n. An artificially induced somnambulistic state in which the mind readily acts on suggestion. A nervous affection occurring typically in paroxysms of laughing and crying. One who makes false professions of his views or beliefs. One who retails small wares. hussar n. Cross-bred. humanize v. Anything intended or calculated to deceive or mislead. hydraulic adj. hydroelectric adj. An instrument for determining the density of solids and liquids by flotation. A proposition taken for granted as a premise from which to reach a conclusion. hypotenuse n. Pertaining to the area under the skin. hydrostatics n. hypocrite n. hydrous adj. hypothesis n. The branch of medical science that relates to improving health. Faultfinding. hypodermic adj. humiliate v. hypnotism n. The mechanics of fluids. Involving the moving of water. An artificial trance-sleep. hypocrisy n. hypercritical adj. Enmity. Compassionate. hypnotize v. The practice of receiving and entertaining strangers and guests with kindness. humanitarian n. hysteria n.
. Pertaining to electricity developed water or steam. of the force exerted by water in motion. Disposed to treat strangers or guests with generous kindness. Tending to produce sleep. hustle v. To produce a somnambulistic state in which the mind readily acts on suggestions. To move with haste and promptness. hypnosis n. hygiene n. A philanthropist. hydrodynamics n. hydrometer n. To put to shame. The branch of mechanics that treats of the dynamics of fluids. The seven. Watery. hypnotic adj.
An image-breaker. illumine v. illiterate adj. as by false appearance. illiberal adj. Frigidly. illuminate v. ignoble adj. To make bright or clear. idiom n. ill-natured adj. Not according to law. An unreal image presented to the senses. imaginary adj. perplexity.I
ichthyic adj. illusion n. iconoclast n. ichthyology n. illogical adj. A fossil reptile. The state of being icy. illimitable adj. or strife. illuminant n. ichthyosaurs n. illusory adj. That which may be used to produce light. A Greek epic poem describing scenes from the siege of Troy. illicit adj. To make to conform to some mental or imaginary standard. A misunderstanding attended by ill feeling. Deceptive. Contrary to the rules of sound thought. Shameful. Boundless. The branch of zoology that treats of fishes. Deceiving or tending to deceive. Unlawfully begotten. To wet or moisten. illegal adj. Stingy. illegible adj. idiosyncrasy n. To supply with light. idealize v. A mental quality or habit peculiar to an individual. imbroglio n. imitator n.
. icily adv. illegitimate adj. imaginable adj. Fancied. Having little or no book-learning. An image or likeness. That can be imagined or conceived in the mind. Fish-like. imbrue v. idolize v. illusive adj. To regard with inordinate love or admiration. imbibe v. imitation n. iciness n. icon n. One who makes in imitation. A use of words peculiar to a particular language. That which is made as a likeness or copy. Unlawful. Undecipherable. To drink or take in. Low in character or purpose. ignominious adj. Surly. Iliad n.
Unchangeable. Not moved or affected by feeling. Without spot or blemish. size. To be imminent. immersion n. Indefinitely extensive. Imperceptible to the touch. impassable adj. impalpable adj. That can not be passed through or over. Impending evil or danger. To drive or urge forward. Of no essential consequence. impersonal adj. extent. immature adj. impeccable adj. impecunious adj. immense adj. immigrant n. as oil and water. impersonate v. immerse v. impermissible adj. impel v. imperil v. Very great in degree. Habitually engaged in licentious or lewd practices. impede v. The act of plunging or dipping entirely under water or another fluid. Unbiased. imperfectible adj. Unyielding. immeasurable adj. impassive adj. To endanger. That can not be perfected. To plunge or dip entirely under water or other fluid. imminence n. Dangerous and close at hand. impair v. Steadfast. immutable adj. Obligatory. To be an obstacle or to place obstacles in the way of. immortalize v. Blameless. Having no money. immiscible adj. immune adj. impatience n. To cause to become less or worse. A foreigner who enters a country to settle there. immigrate v. or quantity. imperious adj.
. Not relating to a particular person or thing. To cause to last or to be known or remembered throughout a great or indefinite length of time. imperceptible adj. Exempt.immaculate adj. immovable adj. impend v. Not full-grown. Unmoved by or not exhibiting feeling. Indiscernible. imperative adj. immoral adj. impassible adj. Unwillingness to brook delays or wait the natural course of things. impartial adj. To appear or act in the character of. Separating. immaterial adj. To come into a country or region from a former habitat. as from disease. impersuadable adj. Not permissible. Insisting on obedience. imminent adj.
or demand. Lacking foresight or thrift. Irreverence toward God. impoverish v. Calm. implausible adj. Characterized by irreverence or irreligion. impulsion n. inaccurate adj. imperturbable adj. The act or practice of bringing from one country into another. or becoming. impervious adj. impiety n. Inert. inaccessible adj. To signify. Heedless. To show or prove to be involved in or concerned implicit adj. The state or quality of being unfit.
. To make indigent or poor. physical. impious adj. Inexpedient. improper adj. impolitic adj. imply v. That can not be taken by assault. insinuations. Implied. moral. impropriety n. impetuosity n. impetus n. improvident adj. implicate v. unseemly. or intellectual. request. importation n. Freedom from punishment. To do anything extemporaneously or offhand. improvise v. impotent adj. Not plausible. impracticable adj. or accusations. Not feasible. suitable. To assail with arguments. To harass with persistent demands or entreaties. Destitute of or lacking in power. Unpremeditated. impetuous adj. impute v. To attribute. impregnable adj.impertinence n. impromptu n. importunate adj. Not exactly according to the facts. imprudent adj. inactive adj. Insolent disrespect. Urgent in character. Not appropriate. Rashness. To make pregnant. Tainted. impliable adj. impunity n. Anything done or said on the impulse of the moment. Impetus. Capable of being inferred. impure adj. or inappropriate. impregnate v. importune v. impugn v. Impulsive. Rudeness. impulsive adj. Any impulse or incentive. impudence n. Difficult of approach. Impenetrable.
inapprehensible adj. understand. Not to be understood. Without intention. Innate. inadvertent adj. inchmeal adv. Casual occurrence. incisor n. inceptive adj. competency. inaudible adj. Awkward or slow. or compelled. inane adj. Want of connection. Beginning.inadequate adj. or agreement.
. Not logically coordinated. incinerate v. as to parts. Implanted by nature. incandescent adj. Destitute of animal life. incoherent adj. or allowed. That can not be heard. Want of power to apprehend. Not to be approved. Silly. incandescence n. Incapable of being forced. Unceasing. Chemical or person who starts a fire-literally or figuratively. inarticulate adj. incoercible adj. or qualification. incapacitate v. or serves as an incentive or stimulus. Piecemeal. Insufficient. incoherence n. incidence n. especially one of little importance. inbred adj. That can not be burned. incident n. capacity. Accidental. inadmissible adj. inchoate adj. inapt adj. incapacity n. That which moves the mind or inflames the passions. Beginning. Initial. A happening in general. incitement n. incendiary n. or expresses beginning. Speechless. as of parts or ideas in thought. Incipient. incarcerate v. White or glowing with heat. incipience n. and manage. Unadvisable. To rouse to a particular action. That which begins. considered. The state of being white or glowing with heat. constrained. To reduce to ashes. inadvisable adj. inception n. That which moves to action. incentive n. To imprison. incessant adj. The beginning. inborn adj. To deprive of power. or details. etc. as testimony. incite v. elements. speech. incombustible adj. incidentally adv. inchoative n. A front or cutting tooth. incipient adj. inanimate adj.
General lack of capacity or fitness.
. inconsequential adj. inconsiderable adj. Difficulty or failure in the alimentary canal in changing food into absorptive nutriment. incompressible adj. That which points out. incomprehensible adj. Untenable. Lacking some element. or occasion. To find and declare chargeable with crime. That can not be described. indistinct adj. In a vague or uncertain way. Promiscuous. or difficult to digest. Unsuitable for the time. indefinitely adv. Laziness. indefensible adj. inconstant adj. incomplete adj. One who or that which points out. indignant adj. inconsistent adj. or removed. incontrovertible adj. Unmerited contemptuous conduct or treatment. indescribable adj. effaced. Poverty. Small in quantity or importance. indict v. Interfering with comfort or progress. indiscriminate adj. Necessary or requisite for the purpose. Vague. Matchless. indivertible adj. indigestion n. destroyed. Poor. indigent adj. indiscreet adj. Discordant.incomparable adj. indicant adj. part. indispensable adj. indolence n. indicator n. Indisputable. Resisting all attempts to reduce volume by pressure. Not separable into parts. Not perceptible. Incomprehensible. That can not be blotted out. Not having the abilities desired or necessary for any purpose. indigenous adj. or adjunct necessary or required. incongruous adj. Lacking wise judgment. inconvenient adj. Native. indignity n. Changeable. indelible adj. Having such anger and scorn as is aroused by meanness or wickedness. Contradictory. Not understandable. indigestible adj. Not digestible. inconceivable adj. incompetence n. incompatible adj. indestructible adj. indivisible adj. indigence n. incompetent adj. Valueless. place. That can not be turned aside. That can not be destroyed. indiscernible adj.
ineligible adj. or spent. or moral weakness or flaw. inedible adj. indulgence n. Inanimate. infernal adj. inexcusable adj. inexhaustible adj. Yielding to the desires or humor of oneself or those under one's care. inexorable adj. Not fit or suitable. A place for the reception or treatment of the sick. Exempt from error of judgment. That which does not accomplish an intended purpose. To be present in such numbers as to be a source of annoyance. To bring in. Habitually inactive or idle. infallible adj. infidel n. wasted. So large or furnishing so great a supply as not to be emptied. infinite adj. inebriate v. Not to be justified. To intoxicate. Unadvisable. inexpressible adj. inextensible adj. trouble. desire. or danger. infirmity n. as for vice. passion. Measureless. Unutterable. inevitable adj. inexpensive adj. One who denies the existence of God. indomitable adj. Not suitable to be selected or chosen. Lack of or deficiency in experience. Unutterable. or propensity in oneself or another. infinity n. inexpedient adj. The yielding to inclination. Unrelenting. inert adj. Akin to or befitting hell or its occupants. as in opinion or statement. Unconquerable. A physical. inefficiency n. inflammable adj. Not good for food. infirmary n. Easily set on fire or excited. Unavoidable. The derivation of a judgment from any given material of knowledge on the ground of law. infirm adj. mental. inexplicable adj. Not accomplishing an intended purpose. infamy n. Disloyalty. Such as can not be made plain. Publicly branded or notorious. induct v. Above price. Total loss or destitution of honor or reputation. inefficient adj. infamous adj. inept adj. ineffable adj. infidelity n. Boundless or immeasurable extension or duration. Lacking in bodily or mental strength.indolent adj. Low-priced. inestimable adj.
. Of unchangeable length or area. indulgent adj. or crime. inexperience n. inference n. infest v.
inflexible adj. Having the power to sway the will of another. introduce. Candid. A hint.
. A small body of water leading into a larger. or pouring in. originality. ingenious adj. To trespass upon. ingratiate v. innovate v. inglorious adj. To perform the first act or rite. influx n. To introduce. inherent adj. swelling. To hold back or in. initiate v. infringe v. Mandate. To place in the earth. inhospitable adj. Ability to sway the will of another. and pain. infrequence n. innumerable adj. as in contrivance or arrangement. Remote from the sea. or inculcate. The act of imbuing. Infusion. inhume v. inkling n. combining. as a dead body. Not disposed to entertain strangers gratuitously. To win confidence or good graces for oneself. innuendo n. infusion n. ingratitude n. ingenuity n. To introduce or strive to introduce new things. iniquity n. by injection. Uncommon. ingenuous adj. inoffensive adj. To set or implant deeply and firmly. influence n. Rareness. Countless. or open in character or quality. Cleverness in contriving. inhuman adj. innocuous adj. inlet n. ingredient n. Insensibility to kindness. A morbid process in some part of the body characterized by heat. inland adj. Harmless. or cleverness. inmost adj. Deepest within. injunction n.inflammation n. influential adj. ingraft v. inimical adj. infrequent adj. To instill. inherence n. Shameful. Adverse. Insinuation. as a fluid. inject v. frank. inhibit v. infuse v. Gross wrong or injustice. Causing nothing displeasing or disturbing. Savage. or originating. Component. Evincing skill. The state of being permanently existing in something. as principles or qualities. That can not be altered or varied. Intrinsic.
insipid adj. inspector n. Inadequate for some need. or document. insatiable adj. Conveying knowledge. That can not be separated. Done without perceptible lapse of time. Lacking the power of feeling or perceiving. or use. insistent adj. instigator n. Imperceptible. insular adj. Impenetrably mysterious or profound. insuppressible adj. To place in a detached state or situation. insufficient adj. That desires or craves immoderately or unappeasably. insolent adj. purpose. by writing. especially out of curiosity. Urgency. Without importance. insensible adj.
. insecure adj. To ask information about. To infuse. Invincible. or on a list. insinuate v. insidious adj. Pride or haughtiness exhibited in contemptuous and overbearing treatment of others. insistence n. insentient adj. inseparable adj. instantaneous adj. Not assured of safety. A single occurrence or happening of a given kind. instant n. Pertaining to an island. Incapable of being concealed. instructive adj. insignificance n. One who incites to evil. Working ill by slow and stealthy means. To provoke.inopportune adj. To enter in a book. instigate v. insulate v. inroad n. Inadequacy. insuperable adj. insignificant adj. Impudent. inquire v. inquisitor n. A court or tribunal for examination and punishment of heretics. force. inquisition n. or influence. Given to questioning. Sleeplessness. Urgent. instance n. To imply. roll. Tasteless. Forcible encroachment or trespass. Lack of import or of importance. insolence n. especially as to time. Unsuitable or inconvenient. inscribe v. An official appointed to examine or oversee any matter of public interest or importance. instill v. inquisitive adj. insufficiency n. insomnia n. Intellectual discernment. One who makes an investigation. A very brief portion of time. insight n. inscrutable adj.
Immoderate action or indulgence. interact v. interdict n. intercessor n. An action or event considered as coming between others of greater length. Entreaty in behalf of others. intermission n. integrity n. One who takes part in a conversation or oral discussion. interlocutor n. interlude n. intermit v. or state of being strained. Uprightness of character and soundness of moral principle. Characterized by intelligence. To stop while in progress. To interfere for some end. intellect n. A mediator. intensive adj. interpolation n. To interrupt the course of. Verbal interference. Authoritative act of prohibition. insurrection n. Time between acts or periods. interminable adj. Adding emphasis or force. intermediate adj. The act of stringing or stretching. intercept v. Capacity to know or understand. To mediate between persons.
. Being in a middle place or degree or between extremes. interrupt v. One who takes part in forcible opposition to the constituted authorities of a place. To come between other things or persons. Having the nature or form of a question. A low tract of land between hills. intellectual adj. intercession n. Not perceptible to the touch. The faculty of perception or thought. That upon which the mind is set. To cut through or into so as to divide. interrogative adj. A temporary discontinuance. intelligence n. intersect v. Having no limit or end. intervale n. intention n. A recess. To act reciprocally. interpreter n. The state of being in active resistance to authority. A person who makes intelligible the speech of a foreigner by oral translation. intemperance n. Uprising. interposition n. interrogate v. insurgent n.insurgence n. intervene v. Comprehensible. intermittent adj. interpose v. intelligible adj. A question or inquiry. interim n. especially along a river. intension n. A coming between. intangible adj. as of the appetites. To cause to cease temporarily. intercede v. To examine formally by questioning. interrogatory n.
physically or mentally. intuition n. Anything that unduly exhilarates or excites. intolerant adj. Situated within the walls of a city. Close or confidential friendship. Encroachment. exercise. intrepid adj. To insert. or cogency. encroachment. One who is disabled by illness or injury. Fearless and bold.
. usually complicated and intended to accomplish something by secret ways. introspection n. introversion n. invariable adj. inveigh v. invective n. Exceedingly precious. intromit v. intoxicant n. Insufferable. invalidate v. To come in without leave or license. intrude v. extending to the anus. The condition resulting from one's dying not having made a valid will. A plot or scheme. intestine n. intricate adj. invaluable adj. intrusion n. To harden or toughen by use. Preliminary. The act of observing and analyzing one's own thoughts and feelings. To utter vehement censure or invective. To turn within. To cause to become frightened. An utterance intended to cast censure. To render of no force or effect. inundate v. That part of the digestive tube below or behind the stomach. intrigue n. intolerable adj. inundation n. invasion n. Unchangeable. intolerance n. weight. Inherent. Bigoted. or reproach. as by an act of intrusion or trespass. inure v. introspect v. To look into. The act of turning or directing inward. The act of entering without warrant or invitation. To fill with an overflowing abundance. Not having made a valid will. intrinsic adj. intracellular adj. introductory adj. intricacy n. invalid n. introgression n. introvert v.intestacy n. Instinctive knowledge or feeling. Occurring or situated within a cell. or exposure. Difficult to follow or understand. Entrance. invalid adj. Flood. intimidate v. To make drunk. Inability or unwillingness to bear or endure. intramural adj. Having no force. intimacy n. intoxicate v. Perplexity. intestate adj.
iridescent adj. Wearisome. involve v. Indifferent or opposed to religion. Change of order so that the first shall become last and the last first. iridescence n. irascible adj. inversion n. A small or insignificant mark or part. or in opposite direction. To afflict with pain. That can not be restrained or kept down. or overcome. literally or figuratively. Moved to anger. irradiate v. inwardly adv. inverse adj. Quick at contrivance. invulnerable adj. Exhibiting changing rainbow-colors due to the interference of the light. irrelevant adj.
. invincible adj. invoke v. inviolable adj. Not possessed of reasoning powers or understanding.inventive adj. vexation. To turn inside out. involuntary adj. irksome adj. irreparable adj. One who investigates. investigator n. Careless of or unable to meet responsibilities. That can not be rectified or made amends for. That can not be refuted or disproved. Inapplicable. invigorate v. Contrary in tendency or direction. A many-colored appearance. Habitual. To render clear and intelligible. One who invests money. irrefrangible adj. irresistible adj. Showing or feeling envy. Luster. inveterate adj. Wrath. irreligious adj. involution n. That can not be successfully withstood or opposed. invert v. With no outward manifestation. To animate. Unwilling. iota n. irrefragable adj. or fatigue. irrepressible adj. That can not be broken or violated. upside down. Incapable of being injured or disturbed. Prone to anger. irreducible adj. Censure or ridicule under cover of praise or compliment. irate adj. subdued. To draw into entanglement. invidious adj. ire n. To call on for assistance or protection. Not to be conquered. irk v. investor n. Complication. irresponsible adj. irrational adj. irony n. irradiance n. That can not be lessened. That can not be wounded or hurt.
islet n. especially for sacred things. Wandering. Relating to or denoting equal intervals of time. Irrevocable. itinerate v. chemical. To separate from others of its kind. or tension. irreversible adj. Serving to water lands by artificial means. irruption n. irrigate v. especially for sacred things. To excite ill temper or impatience in. isle n. especially for sacred things. Showing impatience or ill temper on little provocation. An island. irritable adj. as land. Having or marking equality of temperature. irreverent adj. isochronous adj. irritate v. irreverential adj. or pathological agent of inflammation. isolate v. A line joining points at which the barometric pressure is the same at a specified moment. itinerary n. pain. The quality of producing vexation. A little island. by ditches or other artificial means. irritant n. Sudden invasion.irreverence n.
. To wander from place to place. irritancy n. itinerant adj. A mechanical. A detailed account or diary of a journey. irrigant adj. The quality showing or expressing a deficiency of veneration. isothermal adj. isobar n. Showing or expressing a deficiency of veneration. Showing or expressing a deficiency of veneration. To water.
judicature n. judgment n. jaundice n. jurisdiction n. One who serves on a jury or is sworn in for jury duty in a court of justice. The faculty by the exercise of which a deliberate conclusion is reached. junta n. jocose adj. judicial adj. jugglery n. juxtapose v. The science of rights in accordance with positive law. Prudent. jugular adj. To keep a diary. junction n. juror n. jocular adj. justification n. or seam. To engage in a tilt with lances on horseback. joggle n. That department of government which administers the law relating to civil and criminal justice. Confused. Jingo n. Exultation. jovial adj. unintelligible speech or highly technical speech. juncture n. One of a party in Great Britain in favor of spirited and demonstrative foreign policy. Characteristic of youth. Inclined to joke. A morbid condition.J
jargon n. An articulation. The condition of being joined. jubilation n. jeopardize v. Lawful power or right to exercise official authority. To imperil. Done or made in jest. To play tricks of sleight of hand. joust v. Pertaining to the administration of justice. due to obstructed excretion of bile or characterized by yellowing of the skin. judicious adj. The art or practice of sleight of hand. juicy adj. A sudden irregular shake or a push causing such a shake. juvenile adj. Merry. juggle v. jurisprudence n. To place close together. Pertaining to the throat. joint.
. Succulent. judiciary n. A council or assembly that deliberates in secret upon the affairs of government. Vindication. Distribution and administration of justice by trial and judgment. Assumed by law to exist. juridical adj. journalize v.
used as a covering for the head or neck. burning. knickknack n. kilowatt n. fastening with a sash. One thousand liters. A loose robe. kilometer n. or drying industrial products. One of the wandering knights who in the middle ages went forth in search of adventure. more for ornament that use. silk. kinsfolk n. A small article. A grain or seed. kind-hearted adj. One thousand watts. A square of linen. especially with the hands. Deceitfulness in dealing. the principal outer garment in Japan.
. knavery n.000 meters. Royal state. knead v. kerchief n. knight errant n. Having a kind and sympathetic nature. An oven or furnace for baking. kernel n. kiloliter n. A length of 1. Chivalry. kiln n. To mix and work into a homogeneous mass. kingship n. A petty king. knighthood n. or other material. pl. kingling n. kimono n. Relatives.K
keepsake n. Anything kept or given to be kept for the sake of the giver.
To tear rudely or raggedly. laudation n. A legislator. laxative adj. lattice n. laddie n. landmark n. lacteal adj. Rather late. lackadaisical adj. landholder n. laudatory adj. laggard adj. Listless. languid adj. lapse n. lassie n. labyrinth n. A lad. Landowner. proper. laud v. At a subsequent time. or containing praise. lax adj. Dormant. as seen from a distance or an elevation. Praiseworthy. Having power to open or loosen the bowels. lawmaker n. Pertaining to. A man who owns and lets a tenement or tenements. latent adj. landlord n. as a mark of distinction. The secretion of milk. ladle n. lacerate v.L
laborious adj. lawgiver n. Crowned with laurel.
. or just. later adv. lactic adj. lactation n. A rural view. Relaxed. The state of being dormant. especially one of picturesque effect. laureate adj. A slight deviation from what is right. lave v. laundress n. lateral adj. latish adj. Milky. languor n. intended for dipping up and pouring liquids. lascivious adj. Not stringent or energetic. A familiar object in the landscape serving as a guide to an area otherwise easily lost track of. formed by crossing or interlacing strips or bars. To praise in words or song. High praise. A little lass. landscape n. A cup-shaped vessel with a long handle. To wash or bathe. A maze. Openwork of metal or wood. Lustful. laudable adj. Lassitude of body or depression. Washerwoman. A legislator. expressing. Pertaining to milk. latency n. Directed toward the side. Toilsome. Falling behind.
That which exerts. liable adj. legislate v. legionary n. as a whale. Forbearance. lethargy n. lewd adj. Defamation. leaflet n. libel n. legalize v. lexicography n. leonine adj. levy v. left-handed adj. legging n. leniency n. One who makes dictionaries. To give the authority of law to. To impose and collect by force or threat of force. A covering for the leg. Opposition to conservatism. licit adj. A lawgiver. A bequest. That may be read with ease. Having the sanction of law or established custom. A little leaf or a booklet. Justly or legally responsible. as dough. to prevent overflow. legislative adj. The making of dictionaries. liberalism n. Frivolity. leaven v. as security for a debt or charge. To make or enact a law or laws. A field. Characterized by lust or lasciviousness. That makes or enacts laws. Not harsh. legible adj. Stead. legacy n. legislator n. A dictionary. Using the left hand or arm more dexterously than the right. lien n. leviathan n. A legal claim or hold on property. lieu n. leisure n. Prolonged sluggishness of body or mind. Sovereign. Lawful. Wanton. leeward n. lexicon n. An embankment beside a river or stream or an arm of the sea. levee n. lenient adj. To make light by fermentation. Any large animal. To set free or release from bondage. Accordance with law. or through which one may exert great power. liege adj. legitimate adj. Like a lion. lexicographer n. Spare time. liberate v. licentious adj.
. lever n. A member of an ancient Roman legion or of the modern French Legion of Honor. That side or direction toward which the wind blows.lea n. levity n. legitimacy n.
Language. The tongue. and significance of words. lingua n. livelihood n. literal adj. Lasting or continuous through life. or of the origin. Following the exact words. Inattentive. linguist n. Any alcoholic or intoxicating liquid. The state or condition of knowing how to read and write. One who is acquainted with several languages. The science of languages. ligature n. liner n. A print made by printing from stone. The time that life continues. or living on a shore. linear adj. Nimble. listless adj. Having the texture of appearance of wood. Anything that constricts. likely adj.
. Of the nature of a line. linguistics n. literature n. To deliver the amount or value of. lingo n. To cause to become the subject-matter of a suit at law. pertaining to. A restriction. an etched stone surface for printing. liquefy v. liquefacient adj. lithesome adj. liquor n. light-hearted adj. An alcoholic cordial sweetened and flavored with aromatic substances. liturgy n. In engraving. lifelong adj. lithe adj. litigant n. liquidate v. Plausible. liniment n. inflammation. liking n. litigate v. Of. Pertaining to the use of the tongue in utterance. Fondness. A vessel belonging to a steamship-line.lifelike adj. or serves for binding or tying. Free from care. A liquid preparation for rubbing on the skin in cases of bruises. litigious adj. Supple. A ritual. Realistic. ligneous adj. lithograph n. To convert into a liquid or into liquid form. etc. A party to a lawsuit. littoral adj. liqueur n. lingual adj. history. Quarrelsome. Means of subsistence. A probability. ligament n. lifetime n. limitation n. literacy n. Possessing a liquefying nature or power. The written or printed productions of the human mind collectively. That which binds objects together. lithotype n. likelihood n.
Showing increase. lode n. lodgment n. loathe v. luscious adj.
. luminosity n. lurid adj. A little lord. Amiable. lough n. Rudely. To plunder. Despondent. sweet. low-spirited adj. ludicrous adj. Mental unsoundness. A somewhat continuous unstratified metal. A small insect parasitic on and sucking the blood of mammals. Laughable. Black-and-blue. luminous adj. The act of furnishing with temporary quarters. Pertaining to the moon. Talkative. Solitude. luminescence n. To abominate.livid adj. One of the heavenly bodies as a source of light. lovable adj. Mentally sound. lowly adv. loneliness n. The act or power of moving from one place to another. luminary n. Unusually prolonged life. loam n. lune n. An expert reasoner. and delicious. louse n. A lake or loch. lucrative adj. The quality of giving or radiating light. Capable of or characterized by clear reasoning. locomotion n. loiterer n.bearing vein. loath adj. lunatic n. Ghastly and sensational. locative adj. A non-coherent mixture of sand and clay. Indicating place. The science of correct thinking. Shining. Showing increase of light. logical adj. logician n. Giving or radiating light. longevity n. lordling n. Highly profitable. lunar adj. A lake. An insane person. loquacious adj. logic n. luminescent adj. as contused flesh. or the place where or wherein an action occurs. lustrous adj. Rich. lucid adj. One who consumes time idly. loot v. lunacy n. loch n. The moon. Averse.
luxuriance n. luxuriant adj. luxuriate v. Fitted for expression in song.
. lying n. To live sumptuously. Excessive or superfluous growth or quantity. lyre n. Abundant or superabundant in growth. lyric adj. One of the most ancient of stringed instruments of the harp class. Untruthfulness.
malignant adj. A painted or sculptured representation of the Virgin. One who is dissatisfied with the existing state of affairs. The exhibition of greatness of action. or power. maharaja n. and sweating. magnificent adj. magician n. The whole of any sphere or department of nature or knowledge to which man is related. Wishing evil to others. malcontent n. malaria n. quality. malevolence n. mallet n. The office or dignity of a magistrate. A body possessing that peculiar form of polarity found in nature in the lodestone. with small broken stone. A great Hindu prince. That which supports or sustains. or action. maltreat v. magnitude n. A wooden hammer. machinery n. character. or temporarily. makeup n. magnanimous adj. magnetize v. macrocosm n. malleable adj. maidenhood n. malady n. malediction n. machinist n. The arrangements or combination of the parts of which anything is composed. malevolent adj. To cover or pave. Generous in treating or judging others. magnificence n. malign v. Evil in nature or tending to do great harm or mischief. unkindly. The calling down of a curse or curses. or abusively. One who injures another. magistracy n. To speak evil of. magisterial adj. malefactor n. usually with the infant Jesus. roughly. wealth. Indian corn: usually in the United States called simply corn.
. Any physical disease or disorder. taken collectively. A sorcerer. especially a chronic or deep-seated one. man-trap n. fever. Grand or majestic in appearance. Having an air of authority. maintenance n. A person of rank or importance. A fever characterized by alternating chills. maize n. magnet n. Virginity. or uses metal-working tools. One who makes or repairs machines. as a path or roadway. intellect. To treat ill. magnate n. Ill will. The parts of a machine or engine. To make a magnet of. especially to do so falsely and severely. Mischievous. To hold or preserve in any particular state or condition. maleficent adj. Pliant. Importance.M
macadamize v. Madonna n. permanently. A place or structure dangerous to human life. To inflame with passion. madden v. maintain v.
An animal that devours human beings. materialize v. Emancipation. as buildings. The landed estate of a lord or nobleman. matricide n. maroon v. mane n. maniac n. or peculiarity. manumit v. massive adj. Martian adj. Like a man. masonry n. of one's mother. walls. man-eater n. The killing. Situated on or near the sea. Of or pertaining to the sea or matters connected with the sea. To be astonished and perplexed because of (something). masquerade n. or motives. with regularly arranged stones. Expressive of positive command. Something that has actual and undeniable existence or reality. The union of a man and a woman in marriage. Insanity. etc. mantle n. Constant or excessive adherence to one manner. That of which anything is composed or may be constructed. matter of fact n. manlike adj. The long hair growing upon and about the neck of certain animals.
. as bravery. That which contains and gives shape or form to anything. material n. An entertainment (especially theatrical) held in the daytime. To set free from bondage. Pertaining or peculiar to a mother or to motherhood. maritime adj. A social party composed of persons masked and costumed so as to be disguised. The facing. massacre n. A person engaged in manufacturing as a business. To put ashore and abandon (a person) on a desolate coast or island. making announcement. maternal adj. matinee n. Of considerable bulk and weight. as distinguished from merely directory. mastery n. To make adroit or artful moves: manage affairs by strategy. mantel n. manufacturer n. The qualities characteristic of a true man. The unnecessary and indiscriminate killing of human beings. manifesto n. manor n. style. sometimes richly ornamented. mannerism n. a person raving with madness. The art or work of constructing. manliness n. as of action or conduct. about a fireplace. matrix n. marvel v. To take perceptible or substantial form. maneuver v. martyrdom n. including the usual shelf above it. Submission to death or persecution for the sake of faith or principle. Pertaining to war or military operations.. manumission n. explanation or defense of intentions. Pertaining to Mars. as the horse and the lion. either the Roman god of war or the planet. resolution. matrimony n. mania n.mandate n. especially the murdering. A public declaration. etc. The attainment of superior skill. mandatory adj. masterpiece n. marine adj. A cloak. A superior production. A command. martial adj.
maudlin adj. Foolishly and tearfully affectionate. mausoleum n. A tomb of more than ordinary size or architectural pretensions. mawkish adj. Sickening or insipid. maxim n. A principle accepted as true and acted on as a rule or guide. maze n. A labyrinth. mead n. A meadow. meager adj. scanty. mealy-mouthed adj. Afraid to express facts or opinions plainly. meander v. To wind and turn while proceeding in a course. mechanics n. The branch of physics that treats the phenomena caused by the action of forces. medallion n. A large medal. meddlesome adj. Interfering. medial adj. Of or pertaining to the middle. mediate v. To effect by negotiating as an agent between parties. medicine n. A substance possessing or reputed to possess curative or remedial properties. medieval adj. Belonging or relating to or descriptive of the middle ages. mediocre adj. Ordinary. meditation n. The turning or revolving of a subject in the mind. medley n. A composition of different songs or parts of songs arranged to run as a continuous whole. meliorate v. To make better or improve, as in quality or social or physical condition. mellifluous adj. Sweetly or smoothly flowing. melodious adj. Characterized by a sweet succession of sounds. melodrama n. A drama with a romantic story or plot and sensational situation and incidents. memento n. A souvenir. memorable adj. Noteworthy. menace n. A threat. menagerie n. A collection of wild animals, especially when kept for exhibition. mendacious adj. Untrue. mendicant n. A beggar. mentality n. Intellectuality. mentor n. A wise and faithful teacher, guide, and friend. mercantile adj. Conducted or acting on business principles; commercial. mercenary adj. Greedy merciful adj. Disposed to pity and forgive. merciless adj. Cruel. meretricious adj. Alluring by false or gaudy show. mesmerize v. To hypnotize. messieurs n. pl. Gentlemen.
metal n. An element that forms a base by combining with oxygen, is usually hard, heavy, and lustrous. metallurgy n. The art or science of extracting a metal from ores, as by smelting. metamorphosis n. A passing from one form or shape into another. metaphor n. A figure of speech in which one object is likened to another, by speaking as if the other. metaphysical adj. Philosophical. metaphysician n. One skilled in metaphysics. metaphysics n. The principles of philosophy as applied to explain the methods of any particular science. mete v. To apportion. metempsychosis n. Transition of the soul of a human being at death into another body, whether human or beast. meticulous adj. Over-cautious. metonymy n. A figure of speech that consists in the naming of a thing by one of its attributes. metric adj. Relating to measurement. metronome n. An instrument for indicating and marking exact time in music. metropolis n. A chief city, either the capital or the largest or most important city of a state. metropolitan adj. Pertaining to a chief city. mettle n. Courage. mettlesome adj. Having courage or spirit. microcosm n. The world or universe on a small scale. micrometer n. An instrument for measuring very small angles or dimensions. microphone n. An apparatus for magnifying faint sounds. microscope n. An instrument for assisting the eye in the vision of minute objects or features of objects. microscopic adj. Adapted to or characterized by minute observation. microscopy n. The art of examing objects with the microscope. midsummer n. The middle of the summer. midwife n. A woman who makes a business of assisting at childbirth. mien n. The external appearance or manner of a person. migrant adj. Wandering. migrate v. To remove or pass from one country, region, or habitat to another. migratory adj. Wandering. mileage n. A distance in miles. militant adj. Of a warlike or combative disposition or tendency. militarism n. A policy of maintaining great standing armies. militate v. To have weight or influence (in determining a question). militia n. Those citizens, collectively, who are enrolled and drilled in temporary military organizations. Milky Way n. The galaxy. millet n. A grass cultivated for forage and cereal. mimic v. To imitate the speech or actions of. miniature adj. Much smaller than reality or that the normal size.
minimize v. To reduce to the smallest possible amount or degree. minion n. A servile favorite. ministration n. Any religious ceremonial. ministry n. A service. minority n. The smaller in number of two portions into which a number or a group is divided. minute adj. Exceedingly small in extent or quantity. minutia n. A small or unimportant particular or detail. mirage n. An optical effect looking like a sheet of water in the desert. misadventure n. An unlucky accident. misanthropic adj. Hating mankind. misanthropy n. Hatred of mankind. misapprehend v. To misunderstand. misbehave v. To behave ill. misbehavior n. Ill or improper behavior. mischievous adj. Fond of tricks. miscount v. To make a mistake in counting. miscreant n. A villain. misdeed n. A wrong or improper act. misdemeanor n. Evil conduct, small crime. miser n. A person given to saving and hoarding unduly. mishap n. Misfortune. misinterpret v. To misunderstand. mislay v. To misplace. mismanage v. To manage badly, improperly, or unskillfully. misnomer n. A name wrongly or mistakenly applied. misogamy n. Hatred of marriage. misogyny n. Hatred of women. misplace v. To put into a wrong place. misrepresent v. To give a wrong impression. misrule v. To misgovern. missal n. The book containing the service for the celebration of mass. missile n. Any object, especially a weapon, thrown or intended to be thrown. missive n. A message in writing. mistrust v. To regard with suspicion or jealousy. misty adj. Lacking clearness misunderstand v. To Take in a wrong sense. misuse v. To maltreat. mite n. A very small amount, portion, or particle.
sovereign ruler. monotonous adj. mobocracy n. usually initials of a name. monocracy n. Government by a single person. as hair. monetary adj. Fashionable. A foot-covering made of soft leather or buckskin. Temperance. modify v. To make characteristic of the present or of recent times. To make milder or more endurable. Ridicule. momentum n.
. feathers. mitigate v. moccasin n. A change. monolith n. mollify v. The unreasonable pursuit of one idea. monogamy n. monogram n. monologue n.miter n. moderator n. Any structure or sculpture in stone formed of a single piece. A character consisting of two or more letters interwoven into one. Admonition or warning. molt v. The junction of two bodies at an equally divided angle. To soothe. Friendly counsel given by way of warning and implying caution or reproof. monomania n. The control of a thing. monotone n. pitch or other quality of sound. monition n. momentary adj. monosyllable n. monopoly n. monotony n. A dwelling-place occupied in common by persons under religious vows of seclusion. monarchy n. A word of one syllable. mongrel n. etc. A ditch on the outside of a fortress wall. Very significant. mnemonics n. To cast off. A lack of variety. The habit of pairing. momentous adj. The sameness or monotony of utterance. Lawless control of public affairs by the mob or populace. moderation n. monastery n. modernize v. modulate v. Lasting but a short time. Government by a single. A treatise discussing a single subject or branch of a subject. inflection. mockery n. as a commodity. The state or character of being modern. A system of principles and formulas designed to assist the recollection in certain instances. A story or drama told or performed by one person. To vary in tone. monitory n. to enable a person to raise its price. To make somewhat different. modish adj. modification n. Financial. The progeny resulting from the crossing of different breeds or varieties. moat n. or having but one mate. modernity n. An impetus. Unchanging and tedious. The presiding officer of a meeting. monograph n.
equivalent to Mr. Full of or abounding in mountains. A French title of respect.monsieur n. or appearances.
. municipal adj. Having many shapes. Virtue. Anything unnaturally huge or distorted. and sir. mutation n. moribund adj. multiform adj. To render virtuous. To deaden the sound of. Composed of heterogeneous or inharmonious elements. To confuse or becloud. The offspring of a white person and a black person. moralize v. mountaineer n. A giving characterized by generous motives and extraordinary liberality. A fictitious narrative presented as historical. or for numbering off. munificent adj. Of or pertaining to a town or city. as by wraps. mouthful n. but without any basis of fact. mundane adj. multiplicity n. muster n. muddle v. as opposed to spiritual or celestial. myriad n. the science of organic forms. The act of artfully perplexing. An emergency legislation authorizing a government suspend some action temporarily. mystification n. A state of mind with reference to confidence. moratorium n. morose adj. the condition of being manifold or very various. Rebellion against lawful or constituted authority. moonbeam n. moralist n. mordant adj. motley adj. especially with or as with drink. Biting or giving to biting. Extraordinarily generous. As much as can be or is usually put into the or exercise. munificence n. morbid adj. motto n. municipality n. A ray of moonlight. An assemblage or review of troops for parade or inspection. mountainous adj. mordacious adj. zeal. One who travels among or climbs mountains for pleasure or exercise. muffle v. An expressive word or pithy sentence enunciating some guiding rule of life. morality n. A district enjoying municipal government. monstrosity n. or to its corporate or local government. or relies upon meditation to acquire truth. Gloomy. mystic n. A vast indefinite number. Caused by or denoting a diseased or unsound condition of body or mind. One who professes direct divine illumination. mulatto n. morphology n. courage. myth n. or faith. On the point of dying. The act or process of change. Biting. morale n. A writer on ethics. and the like. Worldly. mutiny n. mutilate v. muleteer n. A mule-driver. To disfigure.
. The whole body of legends cherished by a race concerning gods and heroes.
Pertaining to ships. as in manufacture of paints. A city of the dead. Loathsome. To cause to loathe. Characterized by illiberal views or sentiments. colorless. A list of persons who have died in a certain place or time. Any especially sweet and delicious drink. neglectful adj. or navigation. narrator n. Narcissus n. seamen. nationality n. To deny. Embroidery. necessary adj. The act of recounting the particulars of an event in the order of time or occurrence. needy adj. The act of denying or of asserting the falsity of a proposition. A light. Pertaining to one's birth. necromancer n. necrosis n. naturally adv. An orderly continuous account of the successive particulars of an event. A connection with a particular nation. necrology n. inflammable oil used as a solvent. That which is indispensably requisite to an end desired. Pertaining to ships. narration n. The depression on the abdomen where the umbilical cord of the fetus was attached. Having no fame or reputation. nectarine n. navigable adj. narrative n. nefarious adj. To tell a story. A gaseous body of unorganized stellar substance. or poverty. Wicked in the extreme. The son of the Athenian river-god Cephisus. One who narrates anything. Being in need. An affection of the stomach producing dizziness and usually an impulse to vomit nauseate v. nebula n. naval adj. narrate v.N
nameless adj. Capable of commercial navigation.
. nautical adj. nectar n. nasal adj. According to the usual order of things. Pertaining to the nose. necessity n. fabled to have fallen in love with his reflection. needlework n. narrow-minded adj. negation n. navel n. nauseous adj. One who practices the art of foretelling the future by means of communication with the dead. necessitate v. A variety of the peach. volatile. the death of part of the body. Exhibiting or indicating omission. To render indispensable. necropolis n. negate v. navigate v. want. nausea n. Indispensably requisite or absolutely needed to accomplish a desired result. To traverse by ship. natal adj. naphtha n.
noisy adj. nestling adj. neocracy n. neuter adj. To designate as a candidate for any office. negotiable v. particularly to the sense of smell. Neither masculine nor feminine. Of or pertaining to Sir Isaac Newton. neopaganism n. The science of the nervous system. nevertheless conj. To excite sensations of uneasiness or displeasure in. To bargain with others for an agreement. (no longer acceptable to use) nihilist n. Having no fixed abode. neophyte adj. nocturnal adj. A new or revived paganism. Clamorous. nomad adj. Recently hatched. Very offensive. negligent adj. neology n. Nothing nimble adj. noisome adj. Nemesis n. the English philosopher. Government administered by new or untried persons. neo-Latin n. Notwithstanding. An advocate of the doctrine that nothing either exists or can be known. Pertaining to the later stone age. neurology n. nomic adj. nominate v.lines. niggardly adj. noiseless adj. Usual or customary. A goddess. One who receives a nomination. Having the character of a beginner. Omission of that which ought to be done. nestle v. Anything that presents a system of cross. Light and quick in motion or action. neo-Darwinsim n. The act or ceremony of naming a man or woman for office. nit n. Pertaining to the nerves or nervous system. Trivial. Silent. Transferable by assignment. nominee n. Stingy. The egg of a louse or some other insect. nominal adj. negligible adj. neutral adj.
. divinity of chastisement and vengeance. Belonging to or under control of neither of two contestants. nil n. Apt to omit what ought to be done. network n. A loose gown worn by women. The coining or using of new words or new meanings of words. nomination n. endorsement. as for a treaty or transfer of property. or delivery. negligence n.negligee n. Newtonian adj. Modernized Latin. Of or pertaining to the night. To adjust cozily in snug quarters. neural adj. Darwinism as modified and extended by more recent students. Neolithic adj. nettle v.
A slight degree of difference in anything perceptible to the sense of the mind. nutriment n. Unfavorably known to the general public. nuptial adj. nuisance n. novellette n. Any scheme or recipe of a charlatan character. non-resident adj. Perceptible. A state of mind indicating lack of interest. That which does not exist. Having no power or force. That which annoys. One who or that which is of unequaled excellence. The state of being normal. Of or pertaining to number. Norman adj. nunnery n. A central point or part about which matter is aggregated. nuance n. notorious adj. Of or pertaining to marriage. nowadays adv. A beginner in any business or occupation. One attached to the army or navy. nude adj. Having nutritious properties. non-combatant n. Of or peculiar to Normandy. A convent for nuns. In the present time or age. or irritates. nowhere adv. Hurtful. That which nourishes. norm n. numeration n. nugatory adj.
. Not residing within a given jurisdiction. The act or art of reading or naming numbers. Naked. especially to the marriage ceremony. nonpareil n. In no place or state. A short novel. numerical adj. normalcy n.non-existent n. nurture n. nucleus n. A person or thing of little or no account. A model. vexes. novice n. nostrum n. noticeable adj. nutritive adj. nondescript adj. The process of fostering or promoting growth. in northern France. nonentity n. nonchalance n. noxious adj. Indescribable. but having duties other than that of fighting.
oaken adj. obsolescent adj. usually monumental or commemorative. as an objection or difficulty. obstruct v. A practitioner of midwifery. obtrusive adj. oblique adj. The branch of medical science concerned with the treatment and care of women during pregnancy. Tending to be pushed or to push oneself into undue prominence. One who objects. obesity n. Passing out of use. occasion n. obligate v. To fill with impediments so as to prevent passage. Hemp-fiber obtained by untwisting and picking out loosely the yarns of old hemp rope. arising from conceit or the desire to have one's own way. obviate v. objector n. Made of or from oak. Boisterous. obstetrician n. Exceedingly fat. obituary adj. or ruling. said of lines. Quick to notice. To hold to the fulfillment of duty. as a word. An important event or celebration. obsequious adj. The state of having passed out of the memory or of being utterly forgotten. obsolete adj. Funeral rites. oblong adj. To turn the front or principal side of (a thing) toward any person or object. To be pushed or to push oneself into undue prominence. The condition or process of gradually falling into disuse. Stubborn adherence to opinion. obtrude v. Grasping and representing facts as they are. obsolescence n. To cause to disappear. observance n. No longer practiced or accepted. Impassive to feelings of humanity or pity. Occident n. obdurate adj. observant adj. obstetrics n. Detestable. A published notice of a death. measure. The countries lying west of Asia and the Turkish dominions. Slanting. either wholly or in part. obese adj. Showing a servile readiness to fall in with the wishes or will of another. as to a proposition. obelisk n. A traditional form or customary act. Longer than broad: applied most commonly to rectangular objects considerably elongated obnoxious adj. Binding in law or conscience. obvert v. A building designed for systematic astronomical observations. obstreperous adj. Hindrance. To clear away or provide for.
. obligatory adj. observatory n. obstruction n. oakum n. obsequies n. objective adj. obliterate v. A square shaft with pyramidal top. Excessive fatness. obstinacy n.
Characterized by unlimited or infinite knowledge. ogre n. ominous adj. onrush n. A burden or responsibility. oculist n. omniscient adj. The form of lyric poetry anciently intended to be sung. Having an odor. occurrence n. Of or pertaining to the eye. Unlimited and universal power. officious adj. omission n. A figure with eight sides and eight angles. ode n. officiate v. opalescence n. A violent onset. onerous adj. Having or diffusing an odor or scent. upon an enemy or fortification. A happening. A fatty preparation with a butter-like consistency in which a medicinal substance exists. Exclusion. olfactory adj. odium n. Farther or more distant. A tenant in possession of property. octogenarian adj. odoriferous adj. octave n. odorous adj. One versed or skilled in treating diseases of the eye.
. To act as an officer or leader. octavo n. onus n. octagon n. especially an agreeable one. especially a fragrant one. Hateful. Existing but not immediately perceptible. ocular adj. A person of between eighty and ninety years. olive-branch n. resulting in smoky tints. odious adj. Without preparation. Unlimited or infinite knowledge. Intermeddling with what is not one's concern. Eating or living upon food of all kinds indiscriminately. A note at this interval above or below any other. Burdensome or oppressive. omniscience n. as a gas by a metal. Portentous. Omnipotent adj. off adj. oddity n. especially of troops. A branch of the olive-tree. Onset. offshoot n. The property of combined refraction and reflection of light. An assault. as an emblem of peace. A demon or monster that was supposed to devour human beings. An eccentricity. or collection of paper in which the sheets are so folded as to make eight leaves. A book. Possessed of unlimited and universal power. onslaught n. considered in relation to that other. ointment n. of or pertaining to the sense of smell. occult adj. To absorb. as distinguished from the actual owner. offhand adv. omnipotence n. onset n. omnivorous adj. or of dislike and disgust. A feeling of extreme repugnance. occupant n.occlude v. Something that branches off from the parent stock.
Especially fit as occurring. The art of public speaking. opponent n. oral adj. Wild or wanton revelry. The state of being scornfully reproached or accused of evil. An elaborate or formal public speech. ordeal n. A composition for solo voices. A consecration to the ministry. etc. One who supports the opposite side in a debate. To cause or constitute the beginning or first stage of the existence of. orator n. opposite adj. Anything that severely tests courage. optician n. or liberty of choosing. That form of the numeral that shows the order of anything in a series. original adj. The right. Ornamented to a marked degree. operetta n. Radically different or contrary in action or movement. Uttered through the mouth. opportunist n. said. as first.opaque adj. or sport. and all that is connected with sight. orthogonal adj. A humorous play in dialogue and music. or done at the right moment. option n. ordnance n. operative adj. optics n. One who makes or deals in optical instruments or eye-glasses. conscience. ornate adj. oratory n. opulent adj. Active. One who takes advantage of circumstances to gain his ends. generally taken from the Scriptures. origin n. strength. and orchestra. opulence n. opinion n. Pertaining to the eye or vision. orate v. opportune adj. Measurement of the powers of vision. oration n. The beginning of that which becomes or is made to be. of more than one act. operator n. Wealthy. opportunity n. operate v. oratorio n. One who delivers an elaborate or formal speech. To deliver an elaborate or formal public speech. orgies n. chorus. discussion. ordination n. struggle. Having or determined by right angles. Impervious to light. A general name for all kinds of weapons and their appliances used in war. originate v. third. A conclusion or judgment held with confidence. Holding the commonly accepted faith.
. To put in action and supervise the working of. optimism n. Not copied nor produced by imitation. but falling short of positive knowledge. power. patience. The science that treats of light and vision. orthodoxy n. The view that everything in nature and the history of mankind is ordered for the best. ordinal n. Favorable or advantageous chance or opening. orthodox adj. Acceptance of the common faith. One who works with or controls some machine or scientific apparatus. optic n. second. Affluence. optometry n. opprobrium n.
outskirt n. outpost n. as of something that has been pent up or restrained. oust v. To be under moral obligation to be or do. A part built or arranged to project beyond a natural outline for support. One who holds supremacy over another. To eject. Remotely situated. overdose n. especially of passion in an individual. A portion of a structure which projects or hangs over. To exclude from public or private favor. ought v. as in society or politics. outlandish adj. To swing back and forth. Genuinely. A gross infringement of morality or decency. usually so large a dose of a medicine that its effect is toxic. ostentation n. ossify v. outlaw n. especially socially. To surpass in importance or excellence. A habitual lawbreaker. overlord n.
. Exclusion from intercourse or favor. osculate v. uncouth. A vehement or loud cry or clamor.orthopedic adj. To continue to exist after. outrageous adj. overeat v. To surpass. outlast v. outcry n. One who practices the correcting or preventing of deformity oscillate v. and unfamiliar aspect or action. outburst n. overleap v. To overtax the strength of. Shocking in conduct. to convert into bone. Relating to the correcting or preventing of deformity orthopedist n. outlive v. outright adv. outrigger n. To go beyond. To eat to excess. To extend. outride v. outrage n. An excessive dose. A sudden and violent breaking forth. A display dictated by vanity and intended to invite applause or flattery. out-of-the-way adj. overhang n. A border region. out-and-out adv. One rejected and despised. ostracism n. outcast n. outstrip v. To reach or go beyond. outdo v. To leap beyond. To last longer than. outstretch v. outbreak n. A detachment of troops stationed at a distance from the main body to guard against surprise. outweigh v. ostracize v. Entirely. A violent issue. outreach v. To kiss. Of barbarous. To ride faster than. overdo v.
An instrumental prelude to an opera. Preponderance. overpay v. overseer n.overpass v.
. oversee v. To pass across or over. A harmonic. To pay or reward in excess. To infest or ravage. overtone n. or ballet. overpower v. overreach v. To vanquish an established ruler or government. overproduction n. To gain supremacy or victory over by superior power. Excessive production. overrun v. overweight n. overstride v. To step beyond. as a river. oratorio. A supervisor. overthrow v. overture n. To superintend. To stretch out too far. To cast into the shade or render insignificant by comparison. overshadow v.
palliate v. A very wide-angled photographic lens. panel n.P
pacify v. Pantheon n. pagan n. To compose or issue pamphlets. A full set of armor. as a disease. palatial adj. usually on a subject of current interest. The official head of the Roman Catholic Church. pantomime n. Magnificent. A circular temple at Rome with a fine Corinthian portico and a great domed roof. pandemonium n. A thin tablet. The roof of the mouth. pantoscope n. palate n. A series of large pictures representing a continuous scene. palpable n. pamphleteer v. A statement or doctrine seemingly in contradiction to the received belief. both North and South. especially controversial ones. To cause to appear less guilty. pall v. pallid adj. To make dull by satiety. A retraction. palette n. Sign-language. paleontology n. A sudden. unreasonable. especially a spectacular one. Lacking color or brilliancy. panacea n. A worshiper of false gods. panorama n. palinode n. with a hole for the thumb. paly adj. written or spoken. Affecting a whole people or all classes. packet n. A brief narrative founded on real scenes or events usually with a moral. A fiendish or riotous uproar. A remedy or medicine proposed for or professing to cure all diseases. pact n. Including or pertaining to the whole of America. A bundle. as of letters. A model of excellence. Pan-American adj. panic n. papacy n. A rectangular piece set in or as in a frame. A formal and elaborate eulogy. The worship of nature for itself or its beauty. pamphlet n. overpowering fear. palsy n. A covenant. Of a pale or wan appearance. upon which artists lay their colors for painting. To bring into a peaceful state. parable n. The writing-paper of the ancient Egyptians. A brief treatise or essay. Paralysis. pandemic adj.
. pageant n. perceptible by feeling or touch. papyrus n. paragon n. panoply n. A dramatic representation. pantheism n. paradox n. panegyric n. The branch of biology that treats of ancient life and fossil organisms. and later of the Romans. of a person or of an act.
patriarch n. To converse in. To cause to correspond or lie in the same direction and equidistant in all parts. paramour n. paternal adj. parsimonious adj. Unresponsive. or remove (the outside) from anything. by separating it into its elements and describing each word. partible adj. parley v. patrician adj. Fatherhood. paraphernalia n. To render ludicrous by imitating the language of. participant n. patrimony n. Capable of feeling of suffering. as of condition or rank. paroxysm n. Mode of speech. paralysis n. The quality in any form of representation that rouses emotion or sympathy. Equality. or of cause to effect. Loss of the power of contractility in the voluntary or involuntary muscles. To cut. especially from one's father. parish n. Having the spirit or sentiment of rural life. shave. The relation of parent to child. To describe. Miscellaneous articles of equipment or adornment. The chief of a tribe or race who rules by paternal right. Parisian adj. Pariah n. Fatherly. passible adj. parliament n. A legislative body. of the producer to the produced. paralyze v. parentage n.
. parricide n. paraphrase v. paternity n. Characterized by or exhibiting undue or unreasoning devotion to a party. That which separates anything into distinct parts. parallelism n. To receive or have a part or share of. A room for reception of callers or entertainment of guests. Derived from the same root or primitive word. Of or pertaining to the city of Paris. pastoral adj. An inheritance from an ancestor. pathos n. To deprive of the power to act. One who is unlawfully and immorally a lover or a mistress.parallel v. as a sentence. Unduly sparing in the use or expenditure of money. Supreme in authority. paramount adj. parse v. participate v. partition n. a social outcast. paronymous adj. partisan adj. A sudden outburst of any kind of activity. Separable. Of senatorial or noble rank. A member of a degraded class. Essential likeness. parlance n. parody v. parlor n. pare v. The ecclesiastical district in charge of a pastor. The murder of a parent. One having a share or part. passive adj. Translate freely. parity n.
One without means of support. pendant n. A schoolmaster. peccable adj. statue. peerage n. peddle v.patriotism n. penchant n. pedant n. The department of medical science that relates to the treatment of diseases of childhood. peaceable adj. pavilion n. patter v. The science and art of teaching. A small breach of propriety or principle. especially so as to swing by an attached end or part. either for ornament or for use. Consisting of money. Anything that hangs from something else. patronize v. pedagogue n. The nobility. pectoral adj. and other machines. That may be pierced by physical. peccadillo n. pendulous adj. A lever for the foot usually applied only to musical instruments. pecuniary adj. Pertaining to the breast or thorax. pedestrian n. Of unequaled excellence or worth. One's line of ancestors. paucity n. Petulant. Tranquil. Tranquil. Punishment to which one voluntarily submits or subjects himself as an expression of penitence. A person to whom money has been or is to be paid. or vase. penetrable adj. penalty n. To go about with a small stock of goods to sell. Translucent.
. Capable of sinning. One who travels from house to house with an assortment of goods for retail. A weight hung on a rod. or intellectual force. pedagogics n. peerless adj. Guilty. pedigree n. peaceful adj. To exercise an arrogant condescension toward. To mumble something over and over. pauperism n. (irritable) pellucid adj. Formed after one's father's name. patronymic adj. The consequences that follow the transgression of natural or divine law. peddler n. One who journeys on foot. peevish adj. pendulum n. penance n. cycles. moral. pedagogy n. A base or support as for a column. Hanging. serving by its oscillation to regulate the rate of a clock. The science and art of teaching pedal n. Fewness. An open structure for temporary shelter. pediatrics n. peccant adj. pedestal n. Love and devotion to one's country. A scholar who makes needless and inopportune display of his learning. pauper n. A bias in favor of something. payee n. Dependence on charity.
A small flag. perfunctory adj. perforate v. pennant n. penitential adj. Sorrow for sin with desire to amend and to atone. In prosody. peripatetic adj. perception n. perigee n. perennial adj. perfidy n. penitence n. To make a hole or holes through. Pertaining to a piece of land almost surrounded by water.
. A figure having five points or lobes. The sharp striking of one body against another. To have knowledge of. A filter. peremptory adj. The contest of five associated exercises in the great games and the same contestants. To filter. A solid bounded by five plane faces. perceive v. pentameter n. The point in the orbit of the moon when it is nearest the earth. Capable of being made perfect. To enter or force a way into the interior parts of. Knowledge through the senses of the existence and properties of matter or the external world. penultimate adj. especially. Excessively sparing in the use of money. A figure. Cognizable. The act of perceiving. percipience n. pentagram n. percolator n. penetration n. through the medium of the body senses. peninsular adj. perfumery n. perfectible adj. perambulate v.penetrate v. Discernment. pentavalent adj. periodicity n. pentahedron n. One who or that which perceives. penurious adj. To accomplish. perceptible adj. Treachery. Continuing though the year or through many years. percipient n. with five angles and five sides. A syllable or member of a series that is last but one. perhaps adv. pentad n. percussion n. The number five. Indigence. To walk about. Half-hearted. perform v. or receive impressions concerning. pension n. penury n. Pertaining to sorrow for sin with desire to amend and to atone. The habit or characteristic of recurrence at regular intervals. Possibly. percolate v. pentathlon n. a line of verse containing five units or feet. Quinqeuvalent. Precluding question or appeal. pentagon n. A periodical allowance to an individual on account of past service done by him/her. Walking about. The preparation of perfumes.
The relative importance of facts or matters from any special point of view. To pass or spread through every part. perseverance n. A continuance in the same state. pertinacity n. Straight up and down. perspective n. The doer of a wrong or a criminal act. Not general or public. perjury n. A solemn assertion of a falsity. Lucid. personnel n. persuade v. perpendicular adj. personality n. To excrete through the pores of the skin. Reciprocal change. Persistent or unyielding. To win the mind of by argument. Acuteness or discernment. Tending to kill or hurt. especially one of rank or high station. Mental excitement or confusion. personal adj.
.perjure v. The force of persons collectively employed in some service. The state of spreading through every part. Durable. perspicuous adj. perturbation n. course of conduct. To continue steadfast against opposition. persist v. perpetrator n. or anything that moves the feelings. permissible adj. permutation n. pertinacious adj. perpetuate v. perspire v. To pervade. taken collectively. That may be allowed. Sweat. permeate v. permanent adj. or without any change that destroys the essential form or nature. persecution n. pertinent adj. Banter. pervasion n. A man or woman as an individual. personage n. The attributes. The act of reading carefully or thoughtfully. Unyielding adherence. or reflection. A persistence in purpose and effort. perquisite n. To disturb greatly. evidence. persiflage n. that make up the character and nature of an individual. Harsh or malignant oppression. perusal n. pernicious adj. different ordering of same items. Relevant. A fixed adherence to a resolve. persuadable adj. Any profit from service beyond the amount fixed as salary or wages. eloquence. Astute. pervade v. perturb v. perspiration n. or the like. statement. capable of influencing to action by entreaty. persevere v. permanence n. perspicacious adj. persistence n. To continue striving in spite of discouragements. To swear falsely to. To preserve from extinction or oblivion. perspicacity n.
pestilence n. philology n. philosophize v. photometer n.
. Any instrument for measuring the intensity of light or comparing the intensity of two lights. pharmacy n. philologist n. peter v. To seek ultimate causes and principles. capricious or petulant. phenomenal adj. Benevolent. petulance n. Pertaining to the combined action of light and electricity. laws. perverse adj. Displaying impatience. petrify v. To play at courtship with a woman. The study of language in connection with history and literature. photoelectric adj. Not easily roused to feeling or action. Pertaining to the nature of sound. pestilent adj. phonology n. phenomenon n. Active humanitarianism. philharmonic adj. The art or business of compounding and dispensing medicines. Fond of music. pervious adj. pharmacopoeia n. One who is fond of women. A book containing the formulas and methods of preparation of medicines for the use of druggists. The study and collection of stamps. An expert in linguistics. philanthropist n. philately n. Thoroughly penetrating or permeating. efficiency. One who has forsaken a doctrine regarded as true for one esteemed false. or value. physicist n. or causes that furnish the rational explanation of anything. philander v. pervert n. philogynist n. A raging epidemic. Admitting the entrance or passage of another substance. phosphorescence n. Representing articulate sounds or speech. The property of emitting light. phonetic adj. phonic adj. The general principles. having the nature of or breeding pestilence. Extraordinary or marvelous. phlegmatic adj. To convert into a substance of stony hardness and character. photometry n. The character or condition of being impatient. perversity n. To fail or lose power. The science of human vocal sounds. Unreasonable. philosophy n. phonogram n. A graphic character symbolizing an articulate sound. petulant adj. pestilential adj. perversion n. Having a malign influence or effect. A specialist in the science that treats of the phenomena associated with matter and energy. philanthropic adj.pervasive adj. Wickedness. Diversion from the true meaning or proper purpose. The art of measuring the intensity of light. Any unusual occurrence. philanthropy n. One who endeavors to help his fellow men.
To excite a slight degree of anger in. physique n. pique v. physiognomy n. The property of some substances through which the form of the mass can readily be changed. plausible adj. pillage n. pitiable adj. A written or spoken statement that is flat. A small flute. pitiless adj. pinnacle n. Serene. pittance n. A high or topmost point. picayune adj. physiocracy n. Contemptible. placid adj. pitiful adj. The doctrine that land and its products are the only true wealth. pleasant adj. placate v. An instrument having two jaws working on a pivot. The science that treats of the phenomena associated with matter and energy. A loose or separated part. A polar projection of the heavens on a chart. Hard-hearted. pleasurable adj. pillory n. plebeian adj.physics n. piteous adj. An instrument having two lever-handles and two jaws working on a pivot. A wooden framework in which an offender is fastened to boards and is exposed to public scorn. pioneer n. platitude n. Frolicsome. plagiarism n. pinchers n. though open to doubt. The external appearance merely. A maker of plays for the stage. plasticity n.
. piccolo n. Gradually. Open robbery. Religious. playwright n. physiography n. Any small portion or meager allowance. plaudit n. Compassionate. The stealing of passages from the writings of another and publishing them as one's own. Seeming likely to be true. Affording gratification. Description of nature. pious adj. or commonplace. To bring from a state of angry or hostile feeling to one of patience or friendliness. as in war. An expression of applause. as a mountain-peak. Of small value. playful adj. dull. planisphere n. Common. as distinguished from the whole or the mass. Agreeable. pledgee n. physiology n. An argument to obtain some desired action. Wretched. pincers n. piecemeal adv. One among the first to explore a country. The person to whom anything is pledged. piece n. The physical structure or organization of a person. The science of organic functions. plea n.
pontiff n. poesy n. polygamy n.
. To meditate or reflect upon. Expressing past time or action prior to some other past time or action. polycracy n. polytheism n. pompous adj. the fact or condition of having more than one wife or husband at once. plenipotentiary n. pneumatic adj. polemics n. A weight suspended by a line to test the verticality of something. especially of the earth. The art of controversy or disputation. Severely painful or acute to the spirit. especially of pain or grief. The fine dust-like grains or powder formed within the anther of a flowering plant. Severity or acuteness. The rule of many. A figure having many angles. Containing or consisting of more than one. The quality of being marked by an assumed stateliness and impressiveness of manner. The doctrine or belief that there are more gods than one. plenary adj. pommel v. ponder v. polar adj.pledgeor n. A majority. polyarchy n. poetics n. One who gives a pledge. polytechnic adj. Poetry. pomposity n. Entire. plumb n. Abundance. Pertaining to. poetic adj. especially by more than four. polyhedron n. poignancy n. Pertaining to poetry. plutocracy n. adjusting walls to the vertical. especially more than three syllables. polyglot adj. plenitude n. polysyllable adj. Abundant. polygon n.ever class. poise n. To contaminate. A solid bounded by plane faces. Unusually weighty or forcible. plummet n. Having several syllables. pollen n. Marked by an assumed stateliness and impressiveness of manner. Equilibrium. pollute v. Government by several or many persons of what. or practicing many arts. Pertaining to or consisting of air or gas. plural adj. Speaking several tongues. The Pope. pluperfect adj. To beat with something thick or bulky. poignant adj. A person fully empowered to transact any business. poetaster n. plurality n. An inferior poet. Pertaining to the poles of a sphere. embracing. The rules and principles of poetry. A wealthy class in a political community who control the government by means of their money. ponderous adj. plenteous adj. A piece of lead for making soundings.
posse n. To indicate as being about to happen. positive adj. precaution n. precede v. Of the nature of an instance that may serve as a guide or basis for a rule. or supernatural. To utter in simple or childish talk. or controls anything. portend v. A force of men. The hinder part. Anything that may be possible. postscript n. Moving onward quickly and heedlessly. as property. moral. holding. posterior n. postdate v. possess v. potent adj. Free from doubt or hesitation. precarious adj. precession n. Perilous. especially by previous signs. A provision made in advance for some possible emergency or danger. possessive adj. prattle v. potion n.populace n. One who owns. To present in an orderly manner. The manner in which a thing is placed. holding. To happen first. One possessed of great power or sway.
. portfolio n. or detention of property in one's power or command. populous adj. position n. prate v. precipice n. precedent n. Physically powerful. The having. Feasible. powerless adj. To own. The common people. precipitate v. especially in proportion to the territory. enjoys. potentate n. possible adj. preamble n. A portable case for holding writing-materials. To talk about vainly or foolishly. practicable adj. A high and very steep or approximately vertical cliff. possessor n. or rank. Pertaining to studies that are pursued after receiving a degree. portent n. Power. posit v. A dose of liquid medicine. Priority in place. An instance that may serve as a guide or basis for a rule. or detention of property in one's power or command. postgraduate adj. The act of going forward. Containing many inhabitants. To make the date of any writing later than the real date. precedential adj. Pertaining to the having. etc. precipitant adj. drawings. potential n. possession n. A statement introductory to and explanatory of what follows. time. Anything that indicates what is to happen. To force forward prematurely. Being not beyond the reach of power natural. Something added to a letter after the writer's signature. Impotent. precedence n. potency n.
Pertaining to a brief explanation to the reader at the beginning of a book. or degree. The act of laying hold of or grasping. Coming too soon. preestablish v.precise adj.
. Superior in power. predict v. One of a higher order of clergy having direct authority over other clergy. Existence antecedent to something. To preoccupy. preferment n. precursor n. prediction n. Preference. predicate v. Having the mental faculties prematurely developed. An incumbent of a given office previous to another. premature adj. To attach at the beginning. precocious adj. A brief explanation or address to the reader. A forerunner or herald. trying situation or plight. preference n. or adjustment. An object of favor or choice. prehensible adj. predominant adj. A difficult. prehension n. prefix v. Accuracy of limitation. Adapted for grasping or holding. Exact. Special eminence. precision n. preeminence n. A system of church government. prelate n. giving. influence. preengage v. To hold in higher estimation. preferential adj. or degree. predatory adj. First in rank or position. predicament n. definition. More desirable than others. preexistence n. preemption n. To exist at a period or in a state earlier than something else. To be chief in importance. To secure the right of preference in the purchase of public land. prelacy n. Capable of being grasped. A judgment or opinion formed without due examination of the facts. predominance n. preempt v. prejudice n. effectiveness. preclude v. premier adj. To foretell. The right or act of purchasing before others. Ascendancy or preponderance. predecessor n. To state as belonging to something. or constituting preference or priority. prefer v. preexist v. prefatory adj. A prophecy. An introductory or opening performance. number. prehensile adj. preferable adj. Prone to pillaging. predominate v. To settle or arrange beforehand. Possessing. prelude n. quantity. preface n. To prevent. at the beginning of a book.
The state of having the mind. or display. preoccupation n. Conservation. Having to do with what is preliminary. First. prevalence n. presage v. preponderate v. Perceiving or feeling beforehand. conceit. Extraordinary. To foretell. preposterous adj. primer n. primeval adj. Foreknowing. prescription n. To fill the mind of a person to the exclusion of other subjects. presentient adj. preparation n. preternatural adj. preordain v. Foreboding. To foreordain. prepossession n. Prescribed as a rule or model. prevalent adj. sharp points. preservation n. prima adj. A judgment as a conclusion. or inclination preoccupied.
. To exceed in influence or power. presentment n. Prevalent. pretentious adj. Frequency. pretension n. prevaricate v. preponderant adj. prickle v. Of wide extent or frequent occurrence. A bold or presumptuous assertion. presumptuous adj. Conceited. premonition n. prescriptible adj. An authoritative direction. prerogative adj. Foreboding. An act or proceeding designed to bring about some event. Stiffly proper. An elementary reading-book for children. prescript adj. prevention n. preoccupy v. That which may be logically assumed to be true until disproved. presumption n. A fictitious reason or motive. presentiment n. Thwarting.premise n. Knowledge of events before they take place. Semblance. Assuming too much. pretext n. priggish adj. A preconceived liking. preparatory adj. To use ambiguous or evasive language for the purpose of deceiving or diverting attention. Having superior rank or precedence. Marked by pretense. Derived from authoritative direction. prim adj. Utterly ridiculous or absurd. Belonging to the first ages. attention. prescient adj. To puncture slightly with fine. prescience n.
prodigious adj.primitive adj. privity n. Primitive. profiteer n. prohibition n. progeny n. Any announcement made in a public manner. To offer to another for acceptance. proffer v. A person or thing of very remarkable gifts or qualities. One who profits. profligate adj. profuse adj. proceed v. procrastination n. Relating to making proof. qualification. Produced or displayed in overabundance. Pertaining to the beginning or early times. profligacy n. A general truth or proposition. proctor n. Knowledge shared with another or others regarding a private matter. profession n. One wasteful or extravagant. as in some knowledge. Offspring. An agent acting for another. principle n. principality n. An outline or contour. prohibitionist n. Delay. science. as after rest or interruption. probation n. privy adj. or science. A public teacher of the highest grade in a university or college. Most important. privilege n. or the like. procedure n. A monastic house. professor n. progression n. Any proceeding designed to ascertain or test character. A vessel owned and officered by private persons. pristine adj. as of a will. Shameless viciousness. Virtue or integrity tested and confirmed. Participating with another or others in the knowledge of a secret transaction. priory n. A manner or method of acting. Abandoned to vice. privateer n. especially in the use of money or property. proclamation n. One who favors the prohibition by law of the manufacture and sale of alcoholic beverages. but carrying on maritime war. A decree or an order forbidding something. probate adj. Immense. prodigal n. productive adj. Possessing ample and ready knowledge or of skill in any art. proficient adj. To renew motion or action. profile n. Any calling or occupation involving special mental or other special disciplines. procrastinate v. principal adj. To search through and through. Yielding in abundance. probe v. proficiency n. The territory of a reigning prince.
. prodigy n. A right or immunity not enjoyed by all. or that may be enjoyed only under special conditions. art. or industry. A moving forward or proceeding in course. probity n. An advanced state of acquirement. To put off till tomorrow or till a future time.
propellant adj. The quality of being noticeable or distinguished. A person of the lowest or poorest class. Any institution or systematic scheme for propagating a doctrine or system. character. protective adj. or performance. prostrate adj. To predict or foretell. or design (for sex). Involving or equivalent to prohibition. promenade v. One who makes exploration. prosaic adj. proletarian n.
. danger. To walk for amusement or exercise. or any other evil. prophecy n. A paper or pamphlet containing information of a proposed undertaking. Sheltering. forwarder. prominent adj. To reject. To drive or urge forward. promontory n. To proclaim. prolong v. propel v. Kindly disposed. proscription n. A driving onward or forward. promoter n. search. prominence n. proscenium n. A leader in any enterprise or contest. propaganda n. propriety n. That part of the stage between the curtain and the orchestra. proscribe v. One who or that which propels. To extend in time or duration.prohibitory adj. especially of the sale of alcoholic beverages. prophesy v. The science of poetical forms. or encourager. prospector n. annoyance. propulsion n. Brought together without order. or principles. Conspicuous in position. or importance. protagonist n. projection n. Unimaginative. propagate v. promulgate v. prospectus n. proportionate adj. Lying prone. custom. especially for minerals. Being in proportion. Verbose. as a teaching or a practice. One who has been won over from one religious belief to another. with condemnation or denunciation. promiscuous adj. prologue n. To spread abroad or from person to person. protection n. promissory adj. prosody n. prolix adj. Preservation from harm. especially under divine inspiration and guidance. propitious adj. Any act of condemnation and rejection from favor and privilege. prolific adj. propeller n. Propelling. or examination. discourse. or with the head to the ground. A furtherer. proselyte n. A prefatory statement or explanation to a poem. Any prediction or foretelling. Producing offspring or fruit. A high point of land extending outward from the coastline into the sea. distinction. Expressing an engagement to pay. Accordance with recognized usage. A prominence.
pithy saying. original in character. providential adj. The substance that forms the principal portion of an animal or vegetable cell. The branch of medicine that relates to mental disease. psychopathic adj. proximately adv. puerile adj. pseudonym n. psychiatry n. protege n. pugnacious adj. Bulging. A work. proviso n. Caution. will. Something that swells out from a surrounding surface. protuberance n. The earliest victim in any cause. prowess n. One specially cared for and favored by another usually older person. A defender. Strength. pudgy adj. provocation n. etc. A brief. skill. protoplasm n. protract v. Inclined to lascivious thoughts and desires. and intrepidity in battle. Morally irresponsible. prototype n. prudence n. A declaration or memorandum of agreement less solemn and formal than a treaty. Anticipating and making ready for future wants or emergencies. To prolong. Immediately. An action or mode of conduct that excites resentment. protuberant adj. To swell or bulge beyond the surrounding surface. Quarrelsome. A person who is empowered by another to represent him or her in a given matter. by which its operation is rendered conditional. protocol n. A fictitious name. proverb n. especially when assumed by a writer. The act of protruding.protector n. Small and fat. Pertaining to the mind or soul. prurient adj. prudential adj. protrude v. Uncultured in thought and manner. Childish. The treatment of mental disease. psychic adj. Proceeding or marked by caution.
.. A Christian who denies the authority of the Pope and holds the right of special judgment. protuberate v. provincial adj. pseudonymity n. Possessing strength. Pertaining to the lungs. provident adj. psychotherapy n. pulmonary adj. prudery n. Effected by divine guidance. proxy n. The state or character of using a fictitious name. Protestant n. puissant adj. condensing in witty or striking form the wisdom of experience. pseudapostle n. protrusion n. protomartyr n. A pretended or false apostle. To push out or thrust forth. An undue display of modesty or delicacy. afterward imitated in form or spirit. A clause in a contract.
Observant and exact in points of time. in which the host is preserved. purport n. Affecting the sense of smell. purgatory n. punctual adj. A heap of combustibles arranged for burning a dead body. one who supplies pusillanimous adj.
. purveyor n. usually of precious metal. To steal. pyromania n. purloin v. The state or period of being a student. pyrotechnic adj.punctilious adj. An insane propensity to set things on fire. pupilage n. Without spirit or bravery. Intent. Pertaining to punishment. A vessel or casket. as in an eddy. To cause to whirl. pungent adj. punitive adj. An intermediate state where souls are made fit for paradise or heaven by expiatory suffering. pyre n. putrescent adj. pungency n. Undergoing decomposition of animal or vegetable matter accompanied by fetid odors. Strictly observant of the rules or forms prescribed by law or custom. Pertaining to fireworks or their manufacture. pyx n. purl v. The quality of affecting the sense of smell.
as for admittance. Fully. A composition for four voices or four instruments. A wharf or artificial landing-place on the shore of a harbor or projecting into it. quantity n. To divide into quarters. quarto n. quay n. quiet adj. quadruple v.Q
quackery n. A puzzling predicament. Musical composition arranged for five voices or instruments. The enforced isolation of any person or place infected with contagious disease. Being in a state of repose or inaction. quandary n. To multiply by four. quintessence n. qualm n. quiescent adj. Irascible. A file of persons waiting in order of their arrival. quartet n. quarter n. Chivalrous or romantic to a ridiculous or extravagant degree. An utterly trivial distinction or objection. Charlatanry quadrate v. Habitually complaining. quiescence n. To endow or furnish with requisite ability. One of four equal parts into which anything is or may be divided. A silencing. Making no noise. quarantine n. An eight-page newspaper of any size. Quixotic adj. character. qualify v. or privilege. position. A requisite for an employment. right. Occurring or made at intervals of three months.
. quintet n. knowledge. The most essential part of anything. To make inquiry. quibble n. qualification n. quarrelsome adj. querulous adj. skill. quite adv. A fit of nausea. query v. or ending. quietus n. quarterly adj. Quiet. Magnitude. suppressing. queue n. or possessions.
Good-humored satire. radix n. raucous adj. devouring. rapine n. A peremptory or unexpected rejection of advances or approaches. Insubordinate. Affected with rabies or hydrophobia. readily adv. rearrange v. rationalism n. ravine n. The act of seizing and carrying off property by superior force. especially one worn by a stream or flow of water. raptorial adj. or running without check or restraint. The principle and practice of depicting persons and scenes as they are believed really to exist. A deep gorge or hollow. A bulwark or construction to oppose assault or hostile entry. radiance n. To oppose by argument or a sufficient answer. or opposite state of things. To arrange again or in a different order. rapacious adj. ramose adj. To produce irritation or festering. rancor n. causing. or inflation. rebuild v. Exciting or exhilarating to the mind. as from a source or focus. or favoring reaction. ramify v. ration v. especially of food. In a state of preparedness for any given purpose or occasion. racy adj. ready adj. rankle v. Malice. To build again or anew. To extend in all directions. Seizing and devouring living prey. rapid adj. reaction n. of the nature of. That from or on which something is developed. realism n. Harsh. Brilliant or sparkling luster. Disposed to seize by violence or by unlawful or greedy methods. Growing. radical n. Without objection or reluctance. rapine. ravage v. readjust v. Tendency towards a former. rebellious adj. To provide with a fixed allowance or portion. rampant adj. To lay waste by pillage. rampart n. Furiously voracious or hungry. To divide or subdivide into branches or subdivisions. rebut v. The formation of opinions by relying upon reason alone. independently of authority. One who holds extreme views or advocates extreme measures. reactionary adj. To put in order after disarrangement. rebuff n. revolution.R
rabid adj. Enraptured. reassure v. Pertaining to. as after reform. raillery n. Having great speed. rapt adj.
. as in war. climbing. Branch-like. radiate v. or other destructive methods. ravenous adj. To give new confidence.
recuperate v. especially with a view to a reversal of previous action. or ability of receiving. To move back or away. One who lives in retirement or seclusion.often money. recure v. recognizance n. reconsider v. To recall the knowledge of. Mutually interchangeable or convertible. To demand or to obtain the return or restoration of. especially in public and from memory. rectitude n. reclusory n.
. recur v. To review with care. recitation n.recant v. rectify v. The state of becoming raw or sore again. quality. To rebuild. recourse n. To cause to assume a leaning or recumbent attitude or position. or dread. recrudescent adj. To refresh after labor. To recover. reconnoiter v. recollect v. To recall the identity of (a person or thing). To withdraw formally one's belief (in something previously believed or maintained). as truths or impressions. To enlist men for military or naval service. To start back as in dismay. Capable of being or fit to be received . reck v. Foolishly headless of danger. Having the capacity. reconcilable adj. recline v. To cure again. To capture again. Equal mutual rights and benefits granted and enjoyed. recrudescence n. recognize v. A hermitage. To happen again or repeatedly. recapture v. An acknowledgment entered into before a court with condition to do some particular act. Having a tendency to go back. A confirmed criminal. reciprocity n. recreate v. especially at regular intervals. The act of reciting or repeating. reconstruct v. To give and take mutually. Capable of being adjusted or harmonized. A cowardly or faithless person. or geological purposes. recessive adj. Becoming raw or sore again. recede v. recidivist n. recluse n. loathing. To make a preliminary examination of for military. To repeat again the principal points of. recoil v. To have a care or thought for. recruit v. recapitulate v. surveying. receptive adj. To regain. To correct. Resort to or application for help in exigency or trouble. recover v. reclaim v. reciprocate v. reciprocal adj. receivable adj. reckless adj. The quality of being upright in principles and conduct. recreant n.
Not amenable to control. regent n. or sound in a particular direction. reflection n. regime n. Royalty. Smelling sweet and agreeable. The emblems of royalty. pl. One who is lawfully deputized to administer the government for the time being in the name of the ruler. Rebound. reflectible adj. To bend or turn from a direct course. heat. clothing and personal habits. redundant adj. regiment n. One who refers. Having the power to refract. Ascribable. refragable adj. Formidable. To give unusual pleasure. redoubtable adj. refute v. Change for the better. reflexible adj. as sugar or petroleum. refringent adj. To reproduce. for reflecting light. refer v. An umpire. regicide n. reducible adj. Capable of being reflected. Denial of what is asked. To restore. A systematized order or course of living with reference to food. redolent adj. redound n. reflector n. as of metal. heat. One who carries out a reform. reformer n. The throwing off or back of light. referrer n. To direct or send for information or other purpose. referable adj. Smelling sweet and agreeable. Capable of being turned back. sound. A body of soldiers. To prove to be wrong. redress v. Power to refract. refusal n. The recovery of what is mortgaged or pledged. referee n. redolence n. reestablish v. Excess. regalia n. redundance n. To set right. Particular conduct or administration of affairs. reform n. redemption n. refringency n. refinery n. refract v.recurrent adj. Constituting an excess. Capable of being refuted. by paying the debt. A mirror. regality n. is purified. The killing of a king or sovereign. regimen n. refractory adj. or any form of energy that travels in waves. Returning from time to time. regenerate v. That may be reduced. as a wrong by compensation or the punishment of the wrong-doer. especially at regular or stated intervals. regale v. A place where some crude material.
To suffer a return of a disease after partial recovery. remiss adj. regress v. To restore after deterioration. and then of art.regnant adj. Unwilling. regretful adj. reliquary n. To restore to a former state. reminiscent adj. as a building. expressive of. To send off or consign. remunerate v. relevant adj. rejuvenate v. rendition n. or repository in which relics are kept. capacity. Recollection. reminiscence n. rejuvenescence n. remission n. To reunite after separation. relinquish v. or privilege. renovate v. The revival of letters. rein n. or authority. relapse v. rehabilitate v. remonstrate v. coffer. relent v. To like the taste or savor of. To give up using or having. remodel v. Feeling. reign v. To say or do again and again. reluctance n. which marks the transition from medieval to modern time. remonstrant adj. reliance n. A casket. Reproof. rejoin v. A renewal of youth. To pay back as an equivalent of what has been expended. or full of regret. Bearing upon the matter in hand. remembrance n. To yield. Dependence. To pay or pay for. relegate v. station. To restore to youth. Pertaining to the recollection of matters of personal interest. reliant adj. To present a verbal or written protest to those who have power to right or prevent a wrong. as to an obscure position or remote destination. relish v. Temporary diminution of a disease. Having the character of a reproof. reinstate v. remonstrance n. To return to a former place or condition. A prearranged place of meeting. Exercising royal authority in one's own right. reimburse v. Negligent. rendezvous n. reiterate v. right rank. The calling to mind of incidents within the range of personal knowledge or experience. To hold and exercise sovereign power. reluctant adj. Having confidence. A step attached to the bit for controlling a horse or other draft-animal. Renaissance n. Interpretation.
. To restore to a former status. Compensation. Reconstruct. Unwillingness. remuneration n.
Necessary. The act of beating or driving back. To find fault with. Any infliction or act by way of retaliation on an enemy. A place in which goods are stored.
.renunciation n. reproduce v. replica n. as something that has been emptied. The act of making amends. Capable of repair. requisite adj. reorganize v. To make a copy of. A place where things are stored or gathered together. Censurable. To repay either good or evil to. reparable adj. repertory n. physically or mentally. reprehend v. as to a person. requital n. To hold in general opinion. reprehensible adj. or apt reply. Offensive to taste and feeling. To keep under restraint or control. reproof n. Thorough dislike. loss. Sorrow for something done or left undone. repine v. reprisal n. physically or mentally. To fill again. repute v. repetition n. requiem n. repel v. replete adj. To change to a more satisfactory form of organization. witty. repellent adj. repugnance n. To grant a respite from punishment to. Grossly offensive. An expression of disapproval or blame personally addressed to one censured. and regarded. repentance n. with desire to make things right by undoing the wrong. repeal v. reprobate n. Full to the uttermost. Expression of blame. Able to be kept under restraint or control. as for an injury. Adequate return for good or ill. repartee n. To indulge in fretfulness and faultfinding. A solemn mass sung for the repose of the souls of the dead. reproduction n. replenish v. The process by which an animal or plant gives rise to another of its kind. as an original. reparation n. repulse n. The act of repeating. repress v. as an attacking or advancing enemy. or wrong. repudiate v. To force or keep back in a manner. One abandoned to depravity and sin. A ready. To chide or rebuke for a fault. reprieve v. Having power to force back in a manner. To refuse to have anything to do with. reprehension n. repugnant adj. requite v. repository n. reprimand v. To render of no further effect. repressible adj. equally with the first. An explicit disclaimer of a right or privilege. repulsive adj. A duplicate executed by the artist himself.
A receptacle where a quantity of some material. Interval of rest. Operative on. To recall or take back (something that one has said). To repay evil with a similar evil. resonate v. retrograde v. To place in position of office again. To restore from apparent death. as an injury or insult. That which is restored to. residue n. Offering or tending to produce resistance. The body of persons who attend a person of importance in travel or public appearance. retention n. resistant adj. A return from death to life resuscitate v. resplendent adj. resource n. reseat v. To make an effort to vomit. The quality of being able to reinforce sound by sympathetic vibrations. To be indignant at. may be kept. responsibilities. or made available for aid or support. Able to reinforce sound by sympathetic vibrations. resonance n. or having reference to past events. Habitually keeping silent or being reserved in utterance. A retaliatory speech. affecting. resistless adj. To cause to deteriorate or to move backward. The act of taking back. retrace v. The power of springing back to a former position resilient adj. The exertion of opposite effort or effect. To make void. especially of a liquid or gas. resemblance n. resilience n. as an act. reticence n. respite n. retract v. reservoir n. reticent adj. as a track or marking. retouch v. resent v. by the enacting authority or a superior authority. resumption n. resistance n. Having or exercising the power of resistance. respondent adj. The keeping of a thing within one's power or possession. Similarity in quality or form. To recover something by searching. transactions. To modify the details of. relied upon. A remainder or surplus after a part has been separated or otherwise treated. or taking again.rescind v. To have or produce resonance. retrench v. retort n. Answering. retroactive adj. Very bright. To follow backward or toward the place of beginning. resistive adj. restitution n. retaliate v. resurgent adj. The quality of habitually keeping silent or being reserved in utterance. Surging back or again. retrieve v. retinue n. resurrection n. Having the quality of springing back to a former position. Restoration of anything to the one to whom it properly belongs. resonance adj. retch v.
. To cut down or reduce in extent or quantity. Powerless.
with slight attention. Uncompromising. Rapt or rapturous utterance. Abundant. revere v. private. rhapsody n. ridiculous adj. rhetoric n. or for the purpose of making changes.
. Conformed to a just claim according to established laws or usage. Characterized by great strength or power of endurance. or so constructed as to turn thus. Indulging in or manifesting coarse indecency or obscenity. reversion n. Repeal. as toward a former position or the like. rookery n. rondo n. Nonsense. ridicule n. Looking back on the past. rudimentary adj.retrogression n. discovering. as a wheel. revile v. A small stream or brook. capable of exciting laughter. To heap approach or abuse upon. riddance n. A small ripple. A return to or toward some former state or condition. Round from fullness or plumpness. A going or moving backward or in a reverse direction. reverent adj. To examine for the correction of errors. To cause to turn on or as on its axis. Rectitude. like a wheel. A musical composition during which the first part or subject is repeated several times. Looks or acts expressing amused contempt. ribald adj. Inflexibility. A disclosing. or turn or look back. Laughable and contemptible. To unite or join again. retrospective adj. Humble. as of water. The art of discourse. revise v. The act or ridding or delivering from something undesirable. revelation n. or unknown. To rescind. To regard with worshipful veneration. rote n. as after separation. rhetorician n. robust adj. A showy writer or speaker. retrospect n. or incomplete stage of development. revisal n. To return. early. rotary adj. Repetition of words or sounds as a means of learning them. Revision. rigor n. A view or contemplation of something past. rightful adj. risible adj. rotund adj. rigmarole n. rigorous adj. or making known of what was before secret. revoke v. revert v. reunite v. A place where crows congregate to breed. Turning around its axis. rotate v. righteousness n. Being in an initial. rife adj. revocation n. ripplet n. rivulet n.
Characteristic of dwelling in the country. ruminate v. ruffian adj. ruminant adj.
. To regret extremely. A lawless or recklessly brutal fellow.rue v. ruth n. rustic adj. Sorrow for another's misery. as food previously swallowed and regurgitated. Chewing the cud. To chew over again. rupture v. To separate the parts of by violence.
salutation n. sanguineous adj. Beneficial. in which vice. saline adj. salutary adj. A salute given by firing all the guns. sapient adj. sapid adj. Cutting and reproachful language. salience n. whether by word or act. salvo n. savor v. Having strong sexual desires. or keenness of wit in ridiculing vices. To make an offering of to deity. To treat with sarcasm or derisive wit. sapience n. sardonic adj. Constituting or consisting of salt. sacrilegious adj. satirize v. To approve authoritatively. satire n. sacrificial adj. Having the color of blood. satyr n. Consisting of blood. Offering or offered as an atonement for sin. sapiential adj. The employment of sarcasm. Having the nature or quality of soap. especially by presenting on an altar. A stone coffin or a chest-like tomb. incapacity . sanction v. Scornfully or bitterly sarcastic. To protect. sarcasm n. hailing. A very lascivious person. irony. salutatory n. Possessing wisdom. To satisfy fully the appetite or desire of. Bloody. Able to discern and distinguish with wise perception. To perceive by taste or smell. sarcophagus n. Making an ostentatious display or hypocritical pretense of holiness or piety. The act of violating or profaning anything sacred. Deep wisdom or knowledge. or welcome. saponaceous adj. satiric adj. safeguard v. Standing out prominently. sagacious adj. savage n. Any act of saving property. Holiness. Resembling poetry. sanctity n. Possessing wisdom. as at the funeral of an officer. The opening oration at the commencement in American colleges. sacrilege n. Affecting the sense of taste. salient adj. sanguine adj. satiate v. Any form of greeting. A wild and uncivilized human being.or corruption is held up to ridicule. sanguinary adj.
sacrifice v. salacious adj. sanctimonious adj. The condition of standing out distinctly. salvage n.
secondly adv. or withdraw from the companionship of others. Involving or requiring much sitting. Grossly indecent or vulgar. secant adj. A range of action or view. Having a tendency to conceal. especially into two parts. second-rate adj. rank. scythe n. Matter that settles to the bottom of a liquid. keep. Insufficiency of supply for needs or ordinary demands. The sheath of a sword or similar bladed weapon. One who attends to correspondence. scope n. A long curved blade for mowing. scribble n. Second in quality. seduce v. importance. etc. scruple n. secession n. seance n. scurrilous adj. Solitude. script n. especially from political or religious bodies. scarcity n. seclusion n. Pertaining to or appearing like fat. A man without principle.
. One who writes or is skilled in writing. scholarly adj. Concealment. secretive adj. size.scabbard n. To withdraw from union or association. To place. Voluntary withdrawal from fellowship. secondary adj. sediment n. Hasty. scribe n. sedition n. Writing or handwriting of the ordinary cursive form. or warranted by the Holy Scriptures. especially from a political or religious body. secretary n. etc. Less important or effective than that which is primary. scrupulous adj. Cautious in action for fear of doing wrong. Scriptural adj. sedulous adj. or does other writing for others. Pertaining to education or schools. seditious adj. secrecy n. To emit or send forth sparks or little flashes of light. scholastic adj. scintillate v. contained in. To sink (a ship) by making holes in the bottom. sebaceous adj. The faintest ray. In the second place in order or succession. sear v. To burn on the surface. seclude v. To entice to surrender chastity. keeps records. secede v. Conduct directed against public order and the tranquillity of the state. Persevering in effort or endeavor. reaping. A meeting of spirituals for consulting spirits. Cutting. scuttle v. careless writing. Promotive of conduct directed against public order and the tranquillity of the state. scoundrel n. Doubt or uncertainty regarding a question of moral right or duty. Even-tempered. Pertaining to. sedentary adj. Characteristic of an erudite person. scintilla n. sedate adj.
To catch or take hold of suddenly and forcibly. A burial-place. seethe v. seignior n. sensation n. sensibility n. sensuous adj. sentient adj. self-respect n. as from society or public life. Recurring every seven years. Any guard or watch stationed for protection. A prophet. sequent adj. Following in the order of time. sequester v. things. equivalent to sir. A half-circle. or action. selective adj. separate v. seismograph n. seminar n. Having the power of choice. Any assemblage of pupils for real research in some specific study under a teacher. Partially conscious. semiconscious adj. Capable of being disjoined or divided. sensual adj. as of theology or pedagogics. sensorium n. Peculiar to or proceeding from the weakness or infirmity of old age. A special school.seer n. sepulcher n. semiannual adj. semicivilized adj. separatist n. sequacious adj. A non-commissioned military officer ranking next above a corporal. separable adj. semicircle n. An instrument for recording the phenomena of earthquakes. To take apart. The sensory apparatus. Recurring at intervals of six months. That which follows in consequence of what has previously happened. Pertaining to the body or the physical senses. Outward appearance. Capacity for sensation or sense-perception. Having a warm appreciation of the beautiful or of the refinements of luxury. A related group of words containing a subject and a predicate and expressing a complete thought. A seceder. A title of honor or respectful address. sentinel n. Ready to be led. Power to perceive or feel. sensitive adj. Rational self-esteem. sequestrate v. sequence n. A condition of mind resulting from spiritual or inherent feeling. The order in which a number or persons. or events follow one another in space or time. sentience n. The signification conveyed by some word. Easily affected by outside operations or influences. To be violently excited or agitated. sentence n. senile adj. Possessing the power of sense or sense-perception. To cause to withdraw or retire. sense n. sequel n. semblance n. seminary n. Half-civilized. To confiscate. septennial adj. sergeant n.
. phrase. seize v.
. A band of six singers or players. sheer adj. sibilant adj. Separation. siren n. sidereal adj. energy. Importance. Bearing resemblance to one another or to something else. A beleaguerment. shrewd adj. Similarity. service n. A sea-nymph. A hissing sound. Evil. severely adv. Important. servitude n. sextuple adj. or existing at the same time. simplify v. significant adj. To burn slightly or superficially. described by Homer as dwelling between the island of Circe and Scylla. An executive officer in legislative bodies who enforces the orders of the presiding officer. The quality of curving in and out. shriek n. signification n. sinuosity n. shrinkage n. simultaneous adj. Extremely. The meaning conveyed by language. A mixing or changing the order of things. The highest non-commissioned officer in a regiment. A comparison which directs the mind to the representative object itself. Any position having emoluments with few or no duties. especially as pointing something out. shuffle n. similar adj. significance n. sextet n. sinecure n. shiftless adj. or executive ability. shrill outcry or scream. sergeant-major n. as in pronouncing the letter s. Wanting in resource. or signs. Slavery. A contraction of any material into less bulk or dimension. Durable. Inclining or tending to one side. done. sinuous adj. sidelong adj. sinus n. sibilance n. Curving in and out. Imitate. severance n. A sharp. serviceable adj. Made with a hissing sound. To draw or be drawn into wrinkles. Pertaining to stars or constellations. sibilate v. sinister adj. shrivel v. To make less complex or difficult. simulate v. similitude n. simile n. Multiplied by six. actions. Occurring. An opening or cavity. singe v. To give a hissing sound to. caused by agony or terror. Any work done for the benefit of another.sergeant-at-arms n. siege n. Characterized by skill at understanding and profiting by circumstances. Absolute.
Pertaining to the sun. The entertainment of doubt concerning something. Desultory fighting between advanced detachments of two armies. Comfort in grief. Gloomy. somnolence n. anxiety. or calamity. skiff n. Usually. skirmish n. Uneasiness of mind occasioned by desire. Tending to produce sleep. sophistry n. somniferous adj. especially when designedly deceptive. Fallacious. soliloquy n. solder n. An instrumental composition. A body of sisters united by some bond of sympathy or by a religious vow. Any violation of established rules or customs. somber adj. One who doubts any statements. hot winds from Africa. Capable of being dissolved. One who represents a client in court of justice. The time of year when the sun is at its greatest declination. solicitor n. slight adj. socialist adj. solar adj. solicitude n. solvent adj. sophisticate v.sirocco n. A monologue. skeptic n. Oppressive drowsiness. To deprive of simplicity of mind or manner. A theory of civil polity that aims to secure the reconstruction of society. A trick or feat so deftly done that the manner of performance escapes observation. slothful adj. trouble. sociology n. as in a fluid. A poem of fourteen decasyllabic or octosyllabiclines expressing two successive phrases. or fear. One who advocates reconstruction of society by collective ownership of land and capital. A false argument understood to be such by the reasoner himself and intentionally used to deceive sophistical adj. soothsayer n. solstice n. The philosophical study of society. a small light boat propelled by oars. Inclined to seek company. A person engaged in military service. an attorney. Reasoning sound in appearance only. skepticism n. sluggard n. Of a small importance or significance. somnolent adj. socialism n. sophism n. Having sufficient funds to pay all debts. Lazy. Sol n.
. Sleepy. sleight n. sonata n. A fusible alloy used for joining metallic surfaces or margins. One who claims to have supernatural insight or foresight. soldier n. sonorous adj. Resonant. A person habitually lazy or idle. solace n. sociable adj. solecism n. The sun. sonnet n. soluble adj. sisterhood n.
The condition of not flowing or not changing. A group of rimed lines. An image formed by rays of light or other radiant energy. The art of conducting state affairs. stanchion n. stallion n. but also a chance of profit. usually forming one of a series of similar divisions in a poem. spontaneous adj. mean. Vivacious. squabble v. To quarrel. staid adj. specie n. A body having nearly the form of a sphere.soprano n. Apparition. A token of remembrance. Spartan adj. Not genuine. statecraft n. A vertical bar. used to confine cattle in a stall. To pursue inquiries and form conjectures. specious adj. Having a theatrical manner. One who settles on land without permission or right. specter n. Arising from inherent qualities or tendencies without external efficient cause. An instrument for measuring curvature or radii of spherical surfaces. One who makes an investment that involves a risk of loss. copper. Not flowing: said of water. Convulsive. A woman's or boy's voice of high range. Of degraded character or nature. A classificatory group of animals or plants subordinate to a genus. as in a pool. spectator n. poverty-stricken appearance. To assume an individual or specific character. spinous adj. stagnation n. sparse adj. stagnant adj. sorcery n. Witchcraft. or other metal. speculate v. A coin or coins of gold. stanza n. squatter n. Having spines. speculator n. souvenir n. One of a class of persons or things regarded as representative of the class.
. An employment limited to one particular line of work. spurious adj. Having a dirty. sprightly adj. stagnate v. species n. spherometer n. An uncastrated male horse. specialize v. spasmodic adj. stagy adj. One who beholds or looks on. sphericity n. Thinly diffused. squalid adj. spheroid n. rigorously severe. spinster n. The state or condition of being a sphere. Exceptionally brave. silver. commonly one kept for breeding. specimen n. To become dull or inert. sordid adj. or adopt a singular or special course. Plausible. A woman who has never been married. specialty n. or a pair of bars. Of a steady and sober character. spectrum n.
statute n. subconscious adj. Strictness. stimulus n. A mere youth. statuette n.static adj. stifle v. statics n. stultify v. Not moving. Pertaining to or designating bodies at rest or forces in equilibrium. Somewhat sharp or biting. Having the grace. Expressing no power of feeling or perceiving. suasion n. strait n. stratum n. Smooth and pleasant in manner. statistician n. bed. Profound lethargy. Rivulet. Any clever trick or device for obtaining an advantage. To smother. statuesque adj. or thickness of any substance or material. Being. stellar adj. A concealed manner of acting. To rouse to activity or to quickened action. stiletto n. The branch of mechanics that treats of the relations that subsist among forces in order. Stoicism n. or degree. stratagem n. The act of persuading. stipend n. unwilling to spend money. pose. formed. subacid adj. One of the extensive plains in Russia and Siberia. A figurine. stolid adj. stupor n. steppe n. studious adj. stealth n. stupendous adj. decree. Pertaining to the stars.
. A natural or artificial layer. subaquatic adj. To give an appearance of foolishness to. A definite amount paid at stated periods in compensation for services or as an allowance. or operating under water. A narrow passage of water connecting two larger bodies of water. Rigid. Anything that rouses to activity or to quickened action. The natural height of an animal body. A mark of infamy or token of disgrace attaching to a person as the result of evil-doing. or quietude of a statue. Genuine. Cheap. stingy adj. One who is skilled in collecting and tabulating numerical facts. stringency n. The principles or the practice of the Stoics-being very even tempered in success and failure. streamlet n. Incentive. bulk. A small dagger. Having or showing devotion to the acquisition of knowledge. stimulant n. ordinance. Any authoritatively declared rule. Being or occurring in the mind. but without attendant consciousness or conscious perception. Of prodigious size. stripling n. stimulate v. suave adj. or law. stature n. stationary adj. stigma n. stringent adj. sterling adj.
The act of submerging. subtend v. Juicy. as from the foundation. sufficiency n. The act of submerging. subtle adj. subservience n. subsistence n. Existing. Concise. successor n. Servilely following another's behests. To conquer. To cover or fill the surface of. succeed v. succulent adj. submerge v. Situated directly underneath. sufferance n. The quality. subvert v. Following in time. Solid. submersion n. submarine adj. suffuse v. Situated beneath the tongue. submergence n. subside v. succinct adj. Discriminating. Evasion. Situated or occurring below the surface of the earth. submittal n. To place or plunge under water. An overthrow. To bring to ruin. One who or that which takes the place of a predecessor or preceding thing. To cease to resist. Capable of being put underwater. To extend opposite to. Having reached a high degree of worldly prosperity. submission n. subservient adj. Being beneath the threshold of consciousness. Belonging to an inferior order in a classification. Sustenance. subterfuge n. subversion n. submersible adj. subtrahend n. succumb v. or condition of being servilely following another's behests. To relapse into a state of repose and tranquillity. The right or privilege of voting.subjacent adj. An ample or adequate supply. or operating beneath the surface of the sea. Toleration.
. subordinate adj. successful adj. A favorable or prosperous course or termination of anything attempted. A yielding to the power or authority of another. To be maintained or sustained. sublingual adj. The act of bringing into a state of submission. character. subjection n. To accomplish what is attempted or intended. The act of submitting. subsist v. success n. subterranean adj. subsequent adj. suffrage n. subliminal adj. That which is to be subtracted. done. subjugate v. substantive adj.
superabundance n. supercilious adj. summary n. especially of some work or movement. One who asks humbly and earnestly. Knowing and understanding only the ordinary and the obvious. Security for payment or performance. superlative n. surreptitious adj. To have the charge and direction of. To feed to fullness or to satiety. That which is of the highest possible excellence or eminence. Easily bent. An additional amount charged. An excessive amount. supine adj. supplant v. supersede v. supplicant n. suppressible adj. supramundane adj. Stimulating to thought or reflection. Conjecture. surety n. Supernatural. To displace. To conjecture. supernatural adj. Lying on the back. superfluous adj. supplicate v. suggestive adj. supple adj. An abstract. surcharge n. especially of some work or movement. superintendence n. superintendent n. That part of anything that is in excess of what is needed. supposition n. surfeit v. surrogate n. Superfluous. Being more than is needed. surmount v. To heat to excess. To overcome by force of will. Sumptuously elegant. sumptuous adj. surmise v. Rich and costly. To prevent from being disclosed or punished. Capable of being suppressed. That can be suggested. supernumerary adj. One who or that which is substituted for or appointed to act in place of another. To add in addition to what has been added. superfluity n. To take the place of. superannuate v. superb adj. One who has the charge and direction of. superadd v.
.suggestible adj. superficial adj. suppression n. A forcible putting or keeping down. To beg. superintend v. Caused miraculously or by the immediate exercise of divine power. supplementary adj. Direction and management. To become deteriorated or incapacitated by long service. Exhibiting haughty and careless contempt. Clandestine. suppress v. Being an addition to. superheat v.
synod n. A servile flatterer. synopsis n. susceptible adj. sycophant n. Easily under a specified power or influence. symphony n. Outline of a subject. Inclined to doubt or mistrust. A syllabus or summary. syndicate n. sylph n. Simultaneousness. A luxurious person. syllable n. syllabic adj. especially of those in authority or influence. sympathize v. susceptibility n. Well-balanced. Having a dark hue. An association of individuals united for the prosecution of some enterprise. Consisting of that which is uttered in a single vocal impulse. A hanging from a support. systematic adj. Having a fellow-feeling for or like feelings with another or others. A harmonious or agreeable mingling of sounds. Uncertainty. lecture. symmetrical adj. An ecclesiastical council. symphonic adj. especially a dark or sunburned complexion. Characterized by a harmonious or agreeable mingling of sounds. To share the sentiments or mental states of another. syllabication n. swarthy adj. A land-measurer. suspicious adj. sustenance n. course. suspense n. A specific capability of feeling or emotion. Relative proportion and harmony. symphonious adj. A word having the same or almost the same meaning as some other. symmetry n.surround v. Sybarite n. That which is uttered in a single vocal impulse. or treatise. A slender. To encircle. surveyor n. sympathetic adj. graceful young woman or girl. suspension n. Marked by a harmonious or agreeable mingling of sounds.
. Food. syneresis n. Methodical. synchronism n. synonym n. Division of words into that which is uttered in a single vocal impulse. as e'er for ever. syllabus n. The coalescence of two vowels or syllables.
An arrangement of inanimate figures representing a scene from real life. Stretched tight. One who directs affairs with skill and shrewdness. Understood. The art or process of communicating by telephone. The knowledge relating to industries and manufactures. of a fixed contribution. technic adj.T
tableau n. technology n. telescope v. tenacious adj. Disinclined to conversation. temporal adj. effect. To drive together so that one slides into the another like the sections of a spy-glass. tapestry n. temporary adj. Technical. tantamount adj. Pertaining to or concerned with the affairs of the present life. To pursue a policy of delay. The art or process of preserving dead animals or parts of them. tangent adj. by government. taxation n. An allurer or enticer to evil. Lasting for a short time only. or the like. tack n. tenant n. The state of touching. An occupant. designed for ornamental hangings. taciturn adj. tarnish v. tangency n. technography n. telepathy n. tactician n. teem v. telephony n. Fine or ready mental discernment shown in saying or doing the proper thing. taut adj. The scientific description or study of human arts and industries in their historic development. tangible adj. To tease. technicality n. tempter n. A place where leather is tanned. tactics n. or import. trade. Thought-transference. To offer to (somebody) an inducement to do wrong. To lessen or destroy the luster of in any way.
. tantalize v. Any maneuvering or adroit management for effecting an object. To be full to overflowing. taxidermy n. Manner of performance. A small sharp-pointed nail. Touching. tact n. technique n. A levy. That gives warning or information. Having equal or equivalent value. telltale adj. Unyielding. temporize v. Perceptible by touch. temerity n. Recklessness. tacit adj. A fabric to which a pattern is applied with a needle. Something peculiar to a particular art. tempt v. tannery n.
or doctrine that a person believes or maintains as true. An essay or treatise on a particular subject. For that or this. The maker of a will. One given to speculating. theorist n. To fill with extreme fear. termagant adj. thoroughfare n. as toward some objector end. Based on or growing out of divine revelation. tense adj. theoretical adj. or time. Of or pertaining to heat. Direction or inclination. To speculate. Cultivation. terrify v. theocrasy n. tilth n. place. A professor of divinity. A settled course or manner of progress. thoroughbred adj. A government administered by ecclesiastics. testator n. testament n. tenet n. Government by a supreme deity. terse adj. theism n. often presented in public. Strained to stiffness. theocracy n. testimonial n. theorize v. theologian n. Pertaining to the domain over which a sovereign state exercises jurisdiction. therefor adv. tentative adj. theological adj. Violently abusive and quarrelsome. Electricity generated by differences of temperature. The term during which a thing is held. The mixed worship of polytheism. Pertaining to a period of 300 years. dogma. thesis n. quantity. The final point or goal.
. approximately. theology n. thearchy n. Belief in God. Directed toward knowledge for its own sake without respect to applications. terminal adj. tercentenary adj. The act of ending or concluding. territorial adj. Pithy. terminus n. Any opinion. terminate v. termination n. thereabout adv. A public street or road. A will. thermal adj. tenor n. Bred from the best or purest blood or stock. limit. To put an end or stop to.tendency n. degree. A formal token of regard. tenure n. The branch of theological science that treats of God. thermoelectric adj. principle. Done as an experiment. thermoelectricity n. One controlled by an appetite or a passion. Denoting electricity produced by heat. thrall n. Near that number. Pertaining to or creative of a boundary.
An impediment. transfer v. transcontinental adj. A solution. tincture n. Apathy. of some principle used in medicine. transcend v. transcribe v. Marked by extreme suffering. tractable adj. trait n. or cause to pass from one person or place to another.timbre n. torpor n. remove. transcendent adj. torturous adj. Indulgent. A spirit of charitable leniency. Excessively hot. Moderately good. Forbearance in judging of the acts or opinions of others. tranquility n. To passively permit or put up with. tolerant adj. tireless adj. trammel n. Untiring. trajectory n. transalpine adj. Situated on the other side of the Alps. torrid adj. Extending or passing across a continent. Harangue. tolerable adj. To surpass. A distinguishing feature or quality. Lacking courage. tolerate v. Befuddled with drinks. Calmness. The quality of a tone. A faint trace of color. Easily led or controlled. The path described by a projectile moving under given forces. toleration n. Situated beyond or on the other side of the Atlantic. To do business. To convey. transatlantic adj. tipsy adj. tranquilize v. Calm. Surpassing. tirade n.
. timorous adj. To write over again (something already written) transcript n. Abounding in irregular bends or turns. usually alcoholic. tranquil adj. The art of representing on a map the physical features of any locality or region with accuracy. transact v. tortious adj. Titanic adj. tinge n. tiresome adj. To soothe. transferable adj. topography n. tortuous adj. Laborious. Of vast size or strength. Wearisome. as distinguished from intensity and pitch. tolerance n. Wrongful. toilsome adj. A copy made directly from an original. Capable of being conveyed from one person or place to another.
One who or that which conveys from one person or place to another. Allowing the passage of light. The act of pouring from one vessel to another. Easy to see through or understand. The act of sending through or across. An involuntary trembling or shivering. transience n. treasonable adj. Perfidious. travail n. transfuse v. transfusion n. To give the sense or equivalent of in another language or dialect. To pour or cause to pass. translucence n. To remove and plant in another place. One who or that which is only of temporary existence. treble adj. Lying or being across or in a crosswise direction. transference n. from one vessel to another. To break a law. transmute v. treachery n. transpire v. tremulous adj. transmissible adj. transplant v. Nervous uncertainty of feeling. Awe-inspiring. transposition n. treachery. Passage from one place. travesty n. or breech of allegiance. as a fluid. or form. transgress v. To change in nature. A grotesque imitation. Triply. An interpreter. To come to pass. translate v. transverse adj. Of the nature of betrayal. transient n. transmit v.
. Multiplied by three. transfusible adj. tremendous adj. or plighted faith. transparent adj. Capable of being poured from one vessel to another. translucent adj. The person to whom a transfer is made. transmission n. tremor n. trenchant adj. transfigure v. To give an exalted meaning or glorified appearance to. The act of conveying from one person or place to another.transferee n. treacherous adj. trepidation n. transitory adj. confidence. An elaborate literary composition presenting a subject in all its parts. Characterized by quivering or unsteadiness. That may e sent through or across. The act of reversing the order or changing the place of. condition. or action to another. The property or state of allowing the passage of light. Hard or agonizing labor. trebly adv. Violation of allegiance. translator n. Existing for a short time only. Something that is of short duration. Cutting deeply and quickly. substance. transferrer n. To send trough or across. transition n. treatise n.
for supporting some instrument. trimness n. trio n. trident n. tutelar adj. Neatness. trivial adj.
. Having the character or the spirit of a savage. trite adj. The three-pronged fork that was the emblem of Neptune. usually hinged near the top. The arrangement of composed type. Burdensome. Artifice. tutorship n. typographical adj. tripod n. Protective. triplicate adj. To serve as a characteristic example of. especially into three equal parts. twinge n. tutelage n. Pertaining to typography or printing. tricolor adj. truculent adj. A group of three persons of things. Any champion of the rights and liberties of the people: often used as the name for a newspaper. triplicity n. trickery n. triad n. Despotic. Made commonplace by frequent repetition. truculence n. tyro n. The office of a guardian. triennial adj. The act of training or the state of being under instruction. tricycle n. A statement so plainly true as hardly to require statement or proof. To divide into three parts. tyranny n. Veracious. typography n. Composed of or pertaining to three related things or parts. triple adj. triumvir n. Three things grouped or associated together. One of three men united coordinately in public office or authority. A darting momentary local pain. Threefold. Of three colors. tyrannical adj. typical adj. Of little importance or value. typify v. or the appearance of printed matter. troublesome adj. An open braced framework for supporting the horizontal stringers of a railway-bridge. Taking place every third year. turgid adj. A three-wheeled vehicle. One slightly skilled in or acquainted with any trade or profession. truthful adj. trisect v. Absolute power arbitrarily or unjustly administrated. A three-legged stand. truism n.trestle n. turpitude n. tribune n. trinity n. A threefold personality existing in the one divine being or substance. Depravity. Ferocity. Characteristic. Swollen. The state of being triple or threefold.
unbelief n. as a case. as negatives in photography. Ridiculously or unjustly excessive. unconscionable adj. ultramundane adj. Insufficiently exposed for proper or full development. Rare. Being without restraint. unaccountable adj. unanimous adj. as concerning terms or conditions. umbrage n. as judgment. unction n. undercharge v. uncommon adj. Inevitable. Being present everywhere.
. undervalue v. To fail to put strongly enough. unaffected adj. Unendurable. Beyond the mountains. ultramontane adj. underhanded adj. understate v. Inexplicable. Of less than the customary size. underlie v. unavoidable adj. undersell v.U
ubiquitous adj. ultimatum n. unconscious adj. undermine v. unbridled adj. To underestimate. To sell at a lower price than. A garment to be worn under the ordinary outer garments. To make an inadequate charge for. Not so pertinent as something else to the matter spoken of. ultimate adj. undergarment n. especially beyond the Alps (that is. underexposed adj. A final statement or proposal. unbearable adj. actions. The state or quality of being of one mind. unbiased adj. Unsuited to the wearer. undeceive v. To equip with less than the full complement of men. on their Italian side). To be the ground or support of. underling n. unbecoming adj. To subvert in an underhand way. place. or surroundings. Oily. unctuous adj. underrate v. etc. Beyond which there is nothing else. as by apprising of the real state of affairs. The art of anointing as with oil. Not cognizant of objects. A sense of injury. Clandestinely carried on. underman v. Doubt. To free from deception. unanimity n. A subordinate. Sincere. ulterior adj. Sharing the same views or sentiments. To undervalue. undersized adj. Pertaining to supernatural things or to another life. Impartial.
Resembling waves. unison n. Artificial. unlawful adj. unsophisticated adj. unlimited adj. To move like a wave or in waves. or like a city. Pertaining to a religious body that rejects the doctrine of the Trinity. up-keep n. unwise adj. To raise or lift with effort. unguent n. urban adj. unify v. underwrite v. upcast n. To reproach as deserving blame. Foolish. unique adj. unspeakable adj. upturn v.
. To cause to be one. unfavorable adj. Moved or managed with difficulty. Inexpressible. unsettle v. To separate. as from great size or awkward shape. unnatural adj. Unseasonable. Showing inexperience. To throw into confusion. A condition of perfect agreement and accord. upbraid v. To issue or be party to the issue of a policy of insurance. untimely adj. undue adj. unicellular adj. univalence n. Noisy. To eradicate. Unitarian adj. Of. or pertaining to. Being in a condition of perfect agreement and accord. undulate v. More than sufficient. unisonant adj. Monovalency. Illegal. unnecessary adj. Abominable. untoward adj. First in order of precedence. Maintenance. Not essential under the circumstances. uproot v. Consisting of a single cell. Overthrow or violent disturbance of established order or condition. Being the only one of its kind. undulous adj. upheaval n. unwieldy adj. upheave v. Hades. unutterable adj. To put into confusion. Adverse. A throwing upward. Causing annoyance or hindrance. Unconstrained. ungainly adj. uppermost adj. uproarious adj. unyoke v. Clumsy. Any ointment or lubricant for local application.underworld n.
usage n. usury n. The ethical doctrine that actions are right because they are useful or of beneficial tendency. The greatest possible extent. urgency n. utilitarianism n. Refined or elegant courtesy. The pressure of necessity. The demanding for the use of money as a loan. mischievous boy.urbanity n. utility n. utmost n. usurious adj. Taking unlawful or exorbitant interest on money loaned. usurp v. To take possession of by force. urchin n.
. a rate of interest beyond what is allowed by law. Treatment. Fitness for some desirable practical purpose. A roguish.
veneer n. vaporizer n. vaccinate v. Rapid motion. Of or pertaining to plants. vapid adj. One who believes in the theory that man's food should be exclusively vegetable. Plant-life in the aggregate. vale n. vehement adj. and demonstrative vanity. valid adj. variant n. Modification. Having lost sparkling quality and flavor. variable adj. Marketable. vagabond n. Empty. vacuum n. vainglory n. To leave. Very eager or urgent. vaudeville n. Courageous. A space entirely devoid of matter.V
vacate v. Mercenary. valorous adj. A slave or bondman. being the same in essence or substance. Change. corrupt. A thing that differs from another in form only. velocity n. vacillate v. A parting address. A wanderer. To inoculate with vaccine virus or virus of cowpox. An idle wanderer. variegate v. variance n. To live in a monotonous. vassal n. Level or low land between hills. vacuous adj. vagrant n. vegetate v. To mark with different shades or colors. variation n. vegetative adj. passive way without exercise of the mental faculties. Excessive. vendible adj. vegetation n. vegetal adj. Pertaining to the process of plant-life. venal adj. Student who delivers an address at graduating exercises of an educational institution. Having a tendency to change. A seller. vegetarian n. velvety adj. Founded on truth.
. A variety show. The act of selling. valedictorian n. Marked by lightness and softness. An atomizer. vendition n. To waver. valediction n. A bidding farewell. Outside show or elegance. valedictory n. vendor n. pretentious.
vestige n. Being on the alert to discover and ward off danger or insure safety.
. of condition or circumstances. or accurate. of something absent. or contained or carried in a vein or veins. The constitutional right in a chief executive of refusing to approve an enactment. A picture having a background or that is shaded off gradually. verbiage n. a forgivable sin. Meriting or commanding high esteem. or gone. version n. exact. Habitually disposed to speak the truth. Truth. verbose adj. Belonging to or suggestive of the spring. vertical adj. vernacular n. In truth. The act of proving to be true. veracity n. vie v. Lying or directed perpendicularly to the horizon. Dizziness. Pertaining to or proceeding from sexual intercourse. A visible trace. or impression. venial adj. To prove true. or accurate. The poisonous fluid that certain animals secrete. Conquerable. versatile adj. vestment n. vermin n. vernal adj. Clothing or covering. venous adj. venereal adj. vigilance n.venerable adj. or real. Alert and intent mental watchfulness in guarding against danger. veracious adj. A description or report of something as modified by one's character or opinion. verify v. Use of many words without necessity. verdant adj. vigilant adj. Green with vegetation. A noxious or troublesome animal. A ruler acting with royal authority in place of the sovereign in a colony or province. right. as of fortune. pertaining to. To prove to be true. mark. vertex n. vincible adj. vertigo n. verily adv. venison n. viceroy n. Of. venerate v. veto n. Wordy. That may be pardoned or forgiven. exact. Apex. To contend. vicarious adj. vindicatory adj. To cherish reverentially. verity n. verbatim adv. venom n. The flesh of deer. verification n. Having an aptitude for applying oneself to new and varied tasks or to various subjects. Suffered or done in place of or for the sake of another. Punitive. The language of one's country. A change. especially a complete change. lost. vignette n. Word for word. Truthfulness. vindicate v. vicissitude n.
A greenhouse for grapes. as a woman. A bold. virtuoso n. To endue with life. virulence n. volant adj. The quality of making a clamor. To utter with a loud and vehement voice. curious. Perceptible by sight. virtu n. ranking fourth in the order of British peerage. Having great fluency in speaking. violation n. or look of a person. violoncello n. a word. visage n. vituperable adj. visualize v. To endow with life or energy. viol n. volatile adj. vista n. voluptuous adj. Making a loud outcry. vitiate v. vinery n. vivify v. Changeable. Extreme poisonousness. Exceedingly noxious or deleterious. Deserving of censure. virago n. a title of nobility. vocable n. Exercising the will. viscount n. A stringed instrument held between the player's knees. impudent. vociferance n.
. The dissection of a living animal. volition n. Revengeful. The prevalent way or fashion. voluble adj. virtual adj. especially one regarded in relation merely to its qualities of sound. Being in essence or effect. vociferous adj. A musical instrument somewhat larger than a violin. turbulent woman. countenance. vogue n. but not in form or appearance. Of or pertaining to the act of calling. In England. vitalize v. viola n. vivacity n. virile adj. violator n. One who transgresses. visual adj. vocative adj. Liveliness. Flying or able to fly.vindicative adj. or beautiful quality. Infringement. Rare. To give pictorial vividness to a mental representation. vociferate v. Masculine. A master in the technique of some particular fine art. with or without sensuous or sensual quality. volitive adj. A stringed instrument of the violin class. vitality n. A view or prospect. The state or quality of being necessary to existence or continuance. having fullness of beautiful form. virulent adj. To contaminate. An act or exercise of will. The face. vivisection n.
Consecrated by a vow or promise. especially when sucked spirally toward the center.
. Capable of receiving injuries. vulnerable adj. vulgarity n.voracious adj. vortex n. A mass of rotating or whirling fluid. Dedicated by a vow. Eating with greediness or in very large quantities. votive adj. Lack of refinement in conduct or speech. votary adj.
or manage. Very small. whet v. wiry adj. or original saying or sentiment. wherever adv. control. Sorcery. In prosperous circumstances. neglected wanderer. but tough and sinewy.W
waif n. wean v. wittingly adv. whereabouts n. wholly adv. whereupon adv. waive v. Having a shriveled face. witticism n. formerly used among the American Indians as currency. well-to-do adj. A witty. warlike adj. In or at whatever place. An act or a means of cunning deception. whimsical adj. Foolish.
. wee adj. witchcraft n. A performer of moral and social duties. waistcoat n. Attractive. or silly. The necessary means or resources. wherewith n. witless adj. brilliant. wizen v. A person who has little understanding. Capricious. well-doer n. wane v. as a weapon. A homeless. winsome adj. To diminish in size and brilliancy. especially with full command. A ripple. A vest. or instrument. Of good ancestry. weak-kneed adj. After which. wavelet n. especially temporarily. The place in or near which a person or thing is. To relinquish. With knowledge and by design. whine v. To transfer (the young) from dependence on mother's milk to another form of nourishment. Well-being. To use. Beads strung on threads. Lacking warmth of manner. wearisome adj. Belligerent. witling n. Recklessness. Thin. wile n. wizen-faced adj. Without resolute purpose or energy. To utter with complaining tone. To become or cause to become withered or dry. as a right or claim. To make more keen or eager. Fatiguing. weal n. wield v. wampum n. Completely. well-bred adj. wantonness n. wintry adj. indiscreet.
Like or befitting a skilled workman.
zealot n. zephyr n. workmanship n. A young animal past its first year and not yet two years old. To pull or force away by or as by violent twisting or wringing. To twist the body. or greatness. influence. gentle wind. as a revenge or punishment. wrest v. One who espouses a cause or pursues an object in an immoderately partisan manner.
. The intellectual and moral tendencies that characterize any age or epoch. wreak v. Any soft. The art or skill of a workman. writing n. The culminating-point of prosperity. Deviating from that which is proper or right. face. zodiac n. wretchedness n. or limbs or as in pain or distress. To inflict. The act or art of tracing or inscribing on a surface letters or ideographs. zeitgeist n. zenith n.
yearling n. One who earns his bread by manual labor.working-man n. writhe v. An imaginary belt encircling the heavens within which are the larger planets. Extreme misery or unhappiness. To maintain by noisy argument or dispute. wrangle v. workmanlike adj. wry adj.