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abase v. To lower in position, estimation, or the like; degrade. abbess n. The lady superior of a nunnery. ηγουμενη 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. που διαρκει, μακροχρονιος abject adj. Sunk to a low condition. εξαθλιωμενος abjure v. To recant, renounce, repudiate under oath. αποκηρυσω 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. Καταργω, ανακαλω 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. acumen n. Quickness of intellectual insight, or discernment; keenness of discrimination. acute adj. Having fine and penetrating discernment.
adamant n. Any substance of exceeding hardness or impenetrability. addendum n. Something added, or to be added. addle v. To make inefficient or worthless; muddle. adduce v. To bring forward or name for consideration. adhere v. To stick fast or together. adherence n. Attachment. adherent adj. Clinging or sticking fast. adhesion n. The state of being attached or joined. adieu inter. Good-by; farewell. adjacency n. The state of being adjacent. adjacent n. That which is near or bordering upon. adjudge v. To award or bestow by formal decision. adjunct n. Something joined to or connected with another thing, but holding a subordinate place. adjuration n. A vehement appeal. adjutant adj. Auxiliary. administrator n. One who manages affairs of any kind. admissible adj. Having the right or privilege of entry. admittance n. Entrance, or the right or permission to enter. admonish v. To warn of a fault. admonition n. Gentle reproof. ado n. unnecessary activity or ceremony. adoration n. Profound devotion. adroit adj. Having skill in the use of the bodily or mental powers. adulterant n. An adulterating substance. adulterate v. To make impure by the admixture of other or baser ingredients. adumbrate v. To represent beforehand in outline or by emblem. advent n. The coming or arrival, as of any important change, event, state, or personage. adverse adj. Opposing or opposed. adversity n. Misfortune. advert v. To refer incidentally. advertiser n. One who advertises, especially in newspapers. advisory adj. Not mandatory. advocacy n. The act of pleading a cause. advocate n. One who pleads the cause of another, as in a legal or ecclesiastical court. aerial adj. Of, pertaining to, or like the air. aeronaut n. One who navigates the air, a balloonist. aeronautics n. the art or practice of flying aircraft aerostat n. A balloon or other apparatus floating in or sustained by the air. aerostatics n. The branch of pneumatics that treats of the equilibrium, pressure, and mechanical properties. affable adj. Easy to approach. affect v. To act upon affectation n. A studied or ostentatious pretense or attempt. affiliate n. Some auxiliary person or thing. affirmative adj. Answering yes; to a question at issue. affix v. To fasten. affluence n. A profuse or abundant supply of riches. affront n. An open insult or indignity. afire adv. & adj. On fire, literally or figuratively. afoot adv. In progress. aforesaid adj. Said in a preceding part or before. afresh adv. Once more, after rest or interval. afterthought n. A thought that comes later than its appropriate or expected time. agglomerate v. To pile or heap together. aggrandize v. To cause to appear greatly. aggravate v. To make heavier, worse, or more burdensome. aggravation n. The fact of being made heavier or more heinous, as a crime , offense, misfortune, etc.
alcoholism n. characterized by the pursuit of changing base metals to gold. That which nourishes. almanac n. Delicate. alienable adj. physically. Any raised place or structure on which sacrifices may be offered or incense burned. alteration n. An unprovoked attack. alkali n. To calm the violence or reduce the intensity of. alcove n. especially agricultural land. aloof adv. alienate v. Cheerful willingness. Vertical distance or elevation above any point or base-level. sum. alabaster n. The dignity. . To cause to turn away. ailment n. agrarian adj. Something that may or must exist. To assign a definite thing or part to a certain person. agitate v. alchemy n. allot v. A narrow street. as lime. A series of tables giving the days of the week together with certain astronomical information. Anything that will neutralize an acid. To give grief or sorrow to. or by suggestion. or term of office of an alderman. alacrity n. garden path. etc. alcohol n. Any combination or union for some common purpose. colorless liquid of a penetrating odor and burning taste. Able to move or act quickly. allusion n. To contend angrily or zealously in words. A member of a municipal legislative body. Pertaining to land. The setting forth of a subject under the guise of another subject of aptly suggestive likeness. alley n. To move or excite (the feelings or thoughts). or mentally. inflammable. A person with milky white skin and hair. Not in sympathy with or desiring to associate with others. office. Of similar nature or qualities. A covered recess connected with or at the side of a larger room. allegory n. condition. airy adj. alderman n. allotment n. A volatile. allege v. who usually exercises also certain judicial functions. ethereal. aggression n. Change or modification. be taken or chosen. Slight sickness. To make change in. alienation n. and eyes with bright red pupil and usually pink iris. as in court. akin adj. alternative n. as lands. Flood. altercate v. in case of the absence or incapacity of that other. Any shrub or small tree of the genus Alumnus. alien n. walk. aide-de-camp n. An indirect and incidental reference to something without definite mention of it. The entire number. mass. Capable of being aliened or alienated. Even though. alias n. Estrangement. alder n. alluvion n. alleviate v. alliance n. of the oak family. aggress v. To make less burdensome or less hard to bear. Portion. especially in a formal manner. altitude n. agile adj. A white or delicately tinted fine-grained gypsum. magnesia. mitigate. alternate n. as the sea. A book whose leaves are so made to form paper frames for holding photographs or the like. To refer incidentally. albeit conj. One who owes allegiance to a foreign government. allay v. To assert to be true. allude v.aggregate n. altar n. ally n. or the like. An assumed name. One chosen to act in place of another. or quantity of something. albino n. aghast adj. or done instead of something else. aliment n. album n. Chemistry of the middle ages. An officer who receives and transmits the orders of the general. usually in some relation of helpfulness. Struck with terror and amazement. A person or thing connected with another. A condition resulting from the inordinate or persistent use of alcoholic beverages. aggrieve v. aldermanship n. To make the first attack. alter v.
Friendship. anagram n. amorous adj. anew adv. Having the ability of using both hands with equal skill or ease. anarchy n. angular adj. amity n. Corresponding (to some other) in certain respects. constructed about a central open space or arena. The letters of a word or phrase so transposed as to make a different word or phrase. anhydrous adj. The practical unit of electric-current strength. or India. To remove by cutting.alto n. as by social usage. analogy n. Living both on land and in water. The entire English race wherever found. Sharp-cornered. Done in a friendly spirit. amateur adj. but not as a profession. proportion. An alloy or union of mercury with another metal. Largeness. Divinely sweet. That branch of morphology which treats of the structure of organisms. as from pain or hardship amenable adj. To examine minutely or critically. Affected with anemia. especially one of an illicit nature. altruism n. To mix or blend together in a homogeneous body. amputate v. ambiguous adj. Without determinate shape. ampere n. Saintly. amalgam n. anathema n. Once more. amatory adj. the United States. Benevolence to others on subordination to self-interest. anecdote n. A vehicle fitted for conveying the sick and wounded. Pertaining to or producing loss of sensation. anemometer n. Having a double meaning. Diversion. Sufficiently. amusement n. altruist n. Designed to excite love. . anemic adj. The act or state of lying concealed for the purpose of surprising or attacking the enemy. analyze v. as a limb or some portion of the body. ancestry n. anesthetic adj. as in Europe. Having a propensity for falling in love. angelic adj. amphibious adj. One who advocates or practices altruism. One's ancestors collectively. relations. To relieve. Reasoning in which from certain and known relations or resemblance others are formed. anemia n. anachronism n. Anything forbidden. An instrument for measuring the force or velocity of wind. fragrant. amalgamate v. analogous adj. Deficiency of blood or red corpuscles. The lowest or deepest female voice or part. Anglo-Saxon n. ambulance n. Eagerly desirous and aspiring. To walk about ambush n. ameliorate v. ambitious adj. amicable adj. Absence or utter disregard of government. ampersand n. A brief account of some interesting event or incident. One who analyzes or makes use of the analytical method. ambidextrous adj. Willing and ready to submit. Americanism n. Withered. Anglophobia n. The character &. amplitude n. anatomy n. analyst n. amour n. amply adv. Hatred or dread of England or of what is English. ambrosial adj. or delicious. Anything occurring or existing out of its proper time. A peculiar sense in which an English word or phrase is used in the United States. amphitheater n. as in form. and. Practicing an art or occupation for the love of it. A love-affair. An edifice of elliptical shape. amorphous adj. ambulate v.
animadversion n. A substance which neutralizes the poisonous products of micro-organisms. usually larger. animate v. antipodes n. antispasmodic adj. place. Prior. Before noon. A record of events in their chronological order. annuity n. antenatal adj. antic n. antiseptic n. To make explanatory or critical notes on or upon. books. or dislike. antagonism n. antilogy n. or the like. Opposed to human slavery. Of unknown authorship. antique adj. anticlimax n. disease. annex v. Occurring every year. A collection of extracts from the writings of various authors. generally musical. as coins. etc. Hard coal. antecede v. ante v. An atmospheric condition of high central pressure. antonym n. weapons. medals. principles. anterior adj. ludicrous. Antichrist n. A word directly opposed to another in meaning. anticyclone n. Of or pertaining to the times. To precede. Proclamation. aversion. rank. as in “the home of joy” and “the joy of home”. annals n. anteroom n. Pertaining to the south pole or the regions near it. Anything that destroys or restrains the growth of putrefactive microorganisms. annalist n. anthracite n. An animal of microscopic smallness. To make old or out of date. or persons. antidote n. Anything that will counteract or remove the effects of poison. To assign or affix a date to earlier than the actual one. To show or feel a feeling of antagonism. with currents flowing outward. The point where or path by which a voltaic current enters an electrolyte or the like. To add or affix at the end. A room situated before and opening into another. antediluvian adj. annotate v. A response or alteration of responses. year by year. Any opponent or enemy of Christ. In the game of poker. whether a person or a power. or causality. annunciation n. To pass criticism or censure. The utterance of criticism or censure. things. One who collects and examines old things. antemeridian adj. antedate v. An anthem or other composition sung responsively. animosity n. A waiting room for those who seek audience. antemundane adj. antislavery adj. animadvert v. anthology n. To destroy absolutely. events before the great flood in the days of Noah. antitoxin n. or fantastic action. antipathize v. anthropomorphous adj. A grotesque. Having or resembling human form. Occurring or existing before birth. antecedent n. Pertaining to time before the world's creation. annual adj. Hatred. or income. The inversion of terms in successive classes. Tending to prevent or relieve non-inflammatory spasmodic affections. Mutual opposition or resistance of counteracting forces. antiphon n. The science of man in general. anode n. To make alive. antiphony n. as in time. antiquary n. animalcule n. Inconsistency or contradiction in terms or ideas. payment. anonymous adj. antiquate v. A place or region on the opposite side of the earth. to put up a stake before the cards are dealt. . anthropology n. antistrophe n. One who or that which precedes or goes before. Antarctic adj. Pertaining to ancient times. An annual allowance. Historian. annihilate v. order. antechamber n. A gradual or sudden decrease in the importance or impressiveness of what is said.
Roman. archdeacon n. archaeology n. A hereditary nobility aristocrat n.anxious adj. The highest point. Having the nature of a tree. ardor n. The name or title by which a particular person. and Anglican church. class. A vaulted passageway or street. possession. Very dry. Any large body of water studded with islands. Fixed or done capriciously. To make a prisoner of (a person) in the name of the law. To fill with dismay or horror. aphorism n. or supplementary. arbor n. arboreal adj. appropriate adj. Distressed in mind respecting some uncertain matter. or containing water. A disclaimer of intentional error or offense. Appropriate. to decide matters. apposition n. apposite adj. apostate adj. apiary n. A place where bees are kept. apostle n. Burning with passion. opening from it. One who keeps drugs for sale and puts up prescriptions. apogee n. archetype n. archbishop n. Any messenger commissioned by or as by divine authority. apology n. Antiquated archaism n. Of or pertaining to a tree or trees. etc. To act or give judgment as umpire. A high official administrator of the affairs of a diocese. arbitrary adj. A water-conduit. aristocracy n. apostasy n. appease v. or natural relation. appraise v. apparent adj. as by right. To estimate the money value of. The cultivation of trees or shrubs. A botanical garden or place devoted to the cultivation of trees or shrubs. as of a mountain. A total departure from one's faith or religion. apothecary n. False. apprehend v. archaic adj. To belong. Capable of being discerned by the senses or intellect. arborescent adj. pertaining to. Deification. To soothe by quieting anger or indignation. apathy n. Obsolescence. aqueous adj. A fleet of war-vessels. appertain v. or thing is called. Ghost. The branch of anthropology concerned with the systematic investigation of the relics of man. A hereditary noble or one nearly connected with nobility. Proverb. approbation n. arbitrate v. apex n. or the islands collectively themselves. arboretum n. apotheosis n. archipelago n. together. apprehensible adj. appreciable adj. appall v. Intensity of passion or affection. ardent adj. appellation n. Easily understood. classification. An angel of high rank. particularly one for supplying a community from a distance. One chosen or appointed. aperture n. A tree. by mutual consent of parties in dispute. Insensibility to emotion or passionate feeling. arcade n. a roofed passageway having shops. appellate adj. fitness. association. as something accessory. aqueduct n. Suitable for the purpose and circumstances. Of. To add or attach.. arboriculture n. arid adj. append v. A prototype. Hole. archangel n. apparition n. . subordinate. Capable of being conceived. The climax. or in contact. The chief of the bishops of an ecclesiastical province in the Greek. armada n. Capable of being appealed to. Sanction. The act of placing side by side. arbiter n.
To take. as a person indicted for crime. learning. Notoriously bad. One who seeks earnestly. aspirant n. arrogate v. One who kills. aspiration n. Trickery. Property in general. Ingenuous. To kill. askance adv. To express agreement with a statement or matter of opinion. To assign as a quality or attribute. Characterized by craft or cunning. as of wealth. An officer whose duty it is to assess taxes. aroma n. From side to side. An agreeable odor. station. A rising. Murderer. especially the killing of some eminent person. assassin n. wish. appetite. artifice n. Resemblance or correspondence in sound. athwart adv. assailant n. arrange v. or longing. Harsh in disposition or character. as for disinfection. As much as can be held in the arm or arms.armful n. and demand whether he pleads guilty or not. Something overdue and unpaid. Harshness or roughness of temper. Given to severe self-denial and practicing excessive abstinence and devotion. assonance n. inhalation. place. A coming to stopping-place or destination. The act of putting in proper order. A very deep bored well. atone v. astute adj. or disease. assonate v. assassinate v. honors. ashen adj. assessor n. as for advancement. One who is appointed to act for another in the management of certain property and interests. An arsenal. arrant adj. ascendant adj. Pertaining to King Arthur. athirst adj. arrogant adj. To adapt. ascetic adj. Having resemblance of sound. Artesian well n. Wanting water. ascent n. assess v. With a side or indirect glance or meaning. Dominant. arrival n. assuage v. asexual adj. pain. To cause to be less harsh. Diligent. atonement n. One who attacks. or the state of being put in order. Unduly or excessively proud. asperity n. Pale. as excitement. arrear n. as for something high and good. etc. assay n. arrangement n. especially vowel sound. atheism n. Having no distinct sexual organs. or expiation made from wrong or injury. regarded as applicable to the payment of debts. An earnest wish for that which is above one's present reach. armory n. etc. arraign v. or claim. To accord in sound. The chemical analysis or testing of an alloy ore. as by surprise or secret assault. water rises due to underground pressure artful adj. assiduous adj. Arthurian adj. To make amends for. . the real or legendary hero of British poetic story. atomizer n. The act of rising. demand. pl. treacherously or secretly. especially presumptuously or without reasons or grounds. artless adj. assassination n. The denial of the existence of God. Keen in discernment. as by secret assault or treachery. assignee n. ascension n. or severe. assets n. astringent adj. ascribe v. assimilate v. Amends. To call into court. soaring. violent. assent v. or tries to kill. reparation. An apparatus for reducing a liquid to a fine spray. To determine the amount of (a tax or other sum to be paid). assonant adj. aspire v. or climbing. To have an earnest desire. To put in definite or proper order. not yet attained.
A flowering shrub. awaken v. attorney-general n. The state or quality of being genuine. Absolute government. bacterium n. Self-government. augment v. avalanche n. autocrat n. aura n. Loud enough to be heard. To arouse. aver v. auspice n. A microbe. The story of one's life written by himself. Greediness. To assert as a fact. Containing gold. attaché n. badger v. One who or that which aids or helps. Pervasive psychic influence supposed to emanate from persons aural adj. especially when regarded as subsidiary or accessory. baffle v. Of or pertaining to Lord Bacon or his system of philosophy. attest v. The fall or sliding of a mass of snow or ice down a mountain-slope. atrocity n. To pester. averse adj. direction. Fearless. To foil or frustrate. & adj. audition n. avidity n. azure n. or the like. autonomy n. vile. or position. favoring. aurora n. One of the two chambers of the heart which receives the blood from the veins. auditory adj. The color of the sky.atrocious adj. as emotion. auricle n. authentic adj. avocation n. A spacious cage or enclosure in which live birds are kept. auricular adj. autobiography n. A subordinate member of a diplomatic embassy. Out of the proper form. To turn away or aside. autumnal adj. or of the origin and authorship claimed. The chief law-officer of a government. Augustine. Of or pertaining to the ear. avert v. interest. aversion n. said usually of the hair. or the sense of hearing. or propitious influence or guidance. unadorned. Passion for getting and keeping riches. An expression of assent. Diversion. Of undisputed origin. Self-governing. Baconian adj. autonomous adj. autarchy n. autocracy n. austere adj. avow v. To certify as accurate. often bearing with it rock. Any one who claims or wields unrestricted or undisputed authority or influence. . Great cruelty or reckless wickedness. The examination of a dead body by dissection to ascertain the cause of death. Pertaining to St. auriferous adj. Of or pertaining to hearing or the organs or sense of hearing. Any living being whose actions are or appear to be involuntary or mechanical. audible adj. its auricle. criminal. Of or pertaining to autumn. audacious adj. augur v. azalea n. Of or pertaining to the ear. awry adv. To declare openly. A luminous phenomenon in the upper regions of the atmosphere. Unrestricted power. Reddish-brown. his doctrines. authenticity n. The act or sensation of hearing. protecting. Outrageously or wantonly wicked. genuine. Reluctant. autopsy n. auburn adj. aye adv. avarice n. aviary n. To make bigger. Severely simple. or cruel. A mental condition of fixed opposition to or dislike of some particular thing. or true. or the religious orders called after him. To predict. Augustinian adj. auxiliary n. automaton n.
Malignant. A woman who is a center of attraction because of her beauty. Having a register higher than bass and lower than tenor. To accept as true on the testimony or authority of others. To confuse. belie v. To make fast. baton n. An instrument for indicating the atmospheric pressure per unit of surface. often with epic subject and usually in lyric form. becalm v. Loving others and actively desirous of their well-being. by winding round a cleat. begrudge v. A church office endowed with funds or property for the maintenance of divine service. battalion n. belittle v. To lament benediction n. belle n. Madhouse. curtains. batter n. barograph n. beatitude n. a solemn invocation of the divine blessing. . To envy one of the possession of. as a rope. A large package prepared for transportation or storage. forming a part of a regiment. To cover with melted fat. benefice n. A doer of kindly and charitable acts. bass adj. befog v. To smear over. An instrument that registers graphically and continuously the atmospheric pressure. beneficent adj. belate v. belligerent adj. baritone adj. A thick liquid mixture of two or more materials beaten together. belay v. Helpful result. beget v. An officer of court having custody of prisoners under arraignment. benefit n. etc. To give a signal to. beck v. used for healing. Commonplace. To cover with ornament. aromatic and oily. beatify v. bedlam n. to be used in cookery. Low in tone or compass. benevolence n. A body of infantry composed of two or more companies. Warlike. beau n. balsam n. To delay past the proper hour. bedeck v. To be a friend to. An escort or lover. Characterized by charity and kindness. bemoan v. beneficial adj. To make quiet. beneficiary n. An official staff borne either as a weapon or as an emblem of authority or privilege. batten n. To disparage. bale n. bellicose adj. bedaub v. Any popular narrative poem. Manifesting a warlike spirit. gravy. To produce by sexual generation. barometer n. baize n. A single-colored napped woolen fabric used for table-covers. Helpful. A narrow strip of wood. A medical preparation. baste v. barring prep. To make warm by genial heat. as with something oily or sticky. A boat-song of Venetian gondoliers. barcarole n. while cooking. banal adj. especially when in need. Any act of kindness or well-doing. etc. accomplishments. bask v. Any state of great happiness. benevolent adj.bailiff n. To misrepresent. befriend v. baleful adj. To proclaim by outcry. by nod or gesture. benefactor n. ballad n. believe v. To make supremely happy. One who is lawfully entitled to the profits and proceeds of an estate or property. Apart from. bauble n. bawl v. A trinket.
blasé adj. blaze n. Corporeal. betimes adv. who has general charge of the rigging. bodice n. To engage to marry. etc. blithesome adj. blazon v. To support. bight n. as a horse. bibliography n. To confuse the perceptions or judgment of. Good and kind of heart. bestride v. To attack on all sides. Unchecked merriment or animal spirits. blaspheme v. bigamist n. berth n. A written account of one's life. A plant that produces leaves and roots the first year and flowers and fruit the second. bolster v. Engagement to marry. anchors. One who loves books. Cheerful. birthright n. illustrative of the passion of love. Two-sided. To indulge in profane oaths. bole n. To implore. or a line of coast by hostile forces. or aspect. character. Blessing. accompanied by caste nets and singing. or manner. Noisily or offensively loud or clamorous. To make widely or generally known. To happen to or befall. A horizontal framework with two handles at each end for carrying a corpse to the grave. A mark that mars beauty. A women's ornamental corset-shaped laced waist. besmear v. bereave v. A round pod or seed-capsule. boatswain n. benignant adj. biography n. Desolate. blithe adj. bier n. The shutting up of a town. boisterous adj. benignity n. or the literature bearing on a particular subject. Kindness of feeling. betide v. bibliomania n. formed by a long curve of a coast-line. bitterness n. Acridity. The trunk or body of a tree. betrothal n. biennial n. beset v. A list of the words of an author. Any inclination of two surfaces other than 90 degrees. The crime of marrying any other person while having a legal spouse living. biology n. as to the taste. bleak adj. biped n. A Spanish dance. biograph n. bequeath v. To sprinkle or cover with things strewn. bibliophile n. as something wrong. blemish n. A privilege or possession into which one is born. bethink v. A bunk or bed in a vessel. bevel n. . benison n. To get or sit upon astride. Fond of drinking. as with any oily or sticky substance. disposition. bolero n. In good season or time. and character. A slightly receding bay between headlands. as a flax or cotton.benign adj. bestrew v. boll n. To smear over. bestial adj. a frontier. bilateral adj. A vivid glowing flame. blockade n. A subordinate officer of a vessel. Benevolent in feeling. etc. bilingual adj. bide v. The science of life or living organisms. Speaking two languages. bibulous adj. An animal having two feet. Joyous. bodily adj. beseech v. actions. To make desolate with loneliness and grief. To await. blatant adj. sleeping-car. Sated with pleasure. bewilder v. Animal. To remind oneself. To give by will. betroth v. One who has two spouses at the same time. A bibliographical sketch or notice. The passion for collecting books. bigamy n.
or the like. brotherhood n. Shortness of duration. browbeat v. To overwhelm. Members of a brotherhood. To mention. bronchitis n. A word. An article of jewelry fastened by a hinged pin and hook on the underside. a bit. bravado n. Either of the two subdivisions of the trachea conveying air into the lungs. as the cry of an ass or the blast of a horn. broach v. or flourish triumphantly or defiantly. To make of or ornament with brass. bombardier n. One who lives by robbery and plunder. bore v. bromine n. A hollow projectile containing an explosive material. The violation of official duty. Low drollery. etc. bulbous adj. botanical adj. To assail with any missile or with abusive speech. A vain boaster. brokerage n. buffoon n. lawful right. braze v. broadcast adj. A loud harsh sound. One of the coarse. bullock n. especially of a woman. the player who delivers the ball. brazier n. Connected with the study or cultivation of plants. brevity n. brigadier n. A person who has charge of mortars. Hillside. bombs. Sulfur. To study plant-life. Inflated or extravagant language. as a sword or spear. Fragile. Of. Water saturated with salt. etc. non-metallic liquid element with a suffocating odor. boorish adj. .bomb n. brethren n. botany n. bray n. or pertaining to. To place the products or merchandise of under a ban. Objects of curiosity or for decoration. brigand n. braggart n. The buttocks. Any dialectic pronunciation of English. buffoonery n. Inflammation of the bronchial tubes. The breast or the upper front of the thorax of a human being. Rude. A clown. The head-harness of a horse consisting of a head-stall. The business of making sales and purchases for a commission. Somewhat rough or rude in manner or speech. especially on unimportant subjects. brogue n. ranking between a colonel and a major-general. for the first time. Well done. brooch n. or a legal obligation. coarse jokes. profession. The science that treats of plants. The United Kingdom of Great Britain. gild. brigade n. Bowdlerize v. To weary by tediousness or dullness. shake. Britannia n. breach n. brae n. bountiful adj. association. An ox. breaker n. brittle adj. A dark reddish-brown. Briticism n. To expurgate in editing (a literary composition) by omitting words or passages. brine n. bombard v. botanize v. Disseminated far and wide. boycott v. brimstone n. bridle n. bric-a-brac n. A body of troops consisting of two or more regiments. heavy shoe. An aggressive display of boldness. One who trains horses. bravo interj. General officer who commands a brigade. haughty. and shells. In cricket. stiff hairs of swine: used in brush-making. or phrase characteristic of Great Britain or the British. brogan n. brusque adj. idiom. An open pan or basin for holding live coals. Showing abundance. Spiritual or social fellowship or solidarity. or like a bulb. bowler n. by stern. brandish v. etc. To wave. breech n. or attempt to do so. bosom n. pl. borough n. dogs. or rude address or manner. and the reins. bristle n. bronchus n. a broker. especially that of the Irish people. bombast n. An incorporated village or town. A coarse.
Any support or prop. burnish v. Without experience of the world. A disagreeable. Rhythmical or measured flow or movement. caitiff adj. as in poetry or the time and pace of marching troops. candor n. To strike with or as with the head. In colonial times. buoyant adj. To teach or imbue with the doctrines of Calvinism. Government by departments of men transacting particular branches of public business. bumptious adj. prepared or improvised. came n. The body of men constituting the official advisors of the executive head of a nation. Power or tendency to float on or in a liquid or gas. low mountain. Any small engraved or carved work in relief. cabalism n. cadence n. calculus n. Delusive speech. Full of offensive and aggressive self-conceit. The state of being hard and insensible. or discordant sound or combination of sounds or tones. Anything that gives security or defense. cajole v. Calvinize v. a corporation. cabinet n. A treasurer. callow adj. cant v. A rule or law adopted by an association. Calvary n. calculable adj. A leaden sash-bar or grooved strip for fastening panes in stained-glass windows. canary adj. One of the divisions of an extended poem. A chest of drawers for clothing. Characteristic of a dog. or the like. To impose on or dupe by flattering speech. cameo n. cadaverous adj. preaching tone with affected solemnity. burgher n. campaign n. bursar n. The place where Christ was crucified. bungle v. cacophony n. A cup or glass filled to the brim. bulwark n. citizen or freeman of a borough burgh. cajolery n. A complete series of connected military operations. That may be estimated by reckoning. cantata n. cabal n. . calumny n. butte n. etc. A number of persons secretly united for effecting by intrigue some private purpose. calorie n. A choral composition. Straightforward. bumper n. by-law n. canine adj. or western Palestine. Canaanite n. To talk in a singsong. harsh. To hurry. Any rule or law. especially one to be drunk as a toast or health. bureau n. Of a bright but delicate yellow. canon n. butt v. To execute clumsily. a member of the lower house of the legislature of Maryland or Virginia. A member of one of the three tribes that dwelt in the land of Canaan. bureaucracy n. To make brilliant or shining. canto n. An embellishment or flourish. Superstitious devotion to one's religion. burgess n. callosity n. An inhabitant. buoyancy n. cadenza n. buttress n. or horns. candid adj. Resembling a corpse. or corporate town. A conspicuous hill. Slander. Calvinism n. The system of doctrine taught by John Calvin. or natural turret. Amount of heat needed to raise the temperature of 1 kilogram of water 1 degree centigrade. Having the power or tendency to float or keep afloat. A concretion formed in various parts of the body resembling a pebble in hardness. The quality of frankness or outspokenness. for a solo voice or instrument.bulrush n. bustle v. Cowardly. generally isolated. Any one of various tall rush-like plants growing in damp ground or water.
carouse v. To surrender or stipulate terms. chaos n. castigate v. captious adj. as distinguished from a common-law court. Indicating or expressing a cause. centenary adj. caret n. The part of the town or district in which the troops are quartered. chagrin n. centiliter n. Observant of ritual. document. Accidental. Surrender. etc. cat-o-nine-tails n. capillary n. and practice of the Roman Catholic Church. An elastic animal tissue of firm consistence. A private meeting of members of a political party to select candidates. charlatan n. To punish. A charge for a firearm. indicating where omitted words. ceremonial adj. characterize v. as of a chapter. A captain of a company of one hundred infantry in the ancient Roman army. An official examiner of manuscripts empowered to prohibit their publication. The system. caricature n.. To drink deeply and in boisterous or jovial manner. To burn or sear as with a heated iron. Characterized by outward form or ceremony. capacious adj. A minute vessel having walls composed of a single layer of cells. formerly used for flogging in the army and navy. cessation n. census n. cereal adj. cartridge n. . capitulate v. Judging severely or harshly.cantonment n. Of prime or special importance. A quack. as at one's failures or errors. cataclysm n. a picture or description in which natural characteristics are exaggerated or distorted. as by excellence. carnivorous adj. Pertaining to the heart. cardiac adj. cession n. casualty n. centurion n. cathode n. Massacre. An official numbering of the people of a country or district. A distinctive feature. An instrument consisting of nine pieces of cord. caustic adj. Eating or living on flesh. Sarcastic and severe. A sign (^) placed below a line. Any condition of which the elements or parts are in utter disorder and confusion. as of action or motion. catholicity n. or mortification. characteristic n. causal adj. carcass n. captivate v. cardinal adj. Any great and sudden misfortune or calamity. cauterize v. should be inserted. doctrine. section. as of possessions or rights. catastrophe n. chameleon adj. caprice n. carrion n. carnage n. Changeable in appearance. centimeter n. To describe by distinctive marks or peculiarities. A heading. The dead body of an animal. eloquence. censor n. To pass title to. chancery n. The division of society on artificial grounds. annoyance. Opacity of the lens of the eye resulting in complete or partial blindness. by chance. Universal prevalence or acceptance. Pertaining to edible grain or farinaceous seeds. caption n. The negative pole or electrode of a galvanic battery. A whim. Keen vexation. A length of one hundredth of a meter. casual adj. caste n. Roomy. To fascinate. Discontinuance. Hypercritical. Sensual. A hundredth of a liter. cede v. A fatal or serious accident or disaster. or beauty. Dead and putrefying flesh. cataract n. censorious adj. A court of equity. Any overwhelming flood of water. Catholicism n. Pertaining to a hundred years or a period of a hundred years. cartilage n. carnal adj. ceremonious adj. or for blasting. caucus n. etc.
To sail quite around. Clanking or a ringing. revoking. A supplement adding to. or by a ferment. clarion n. Awkward of movement. chastity n. codicil n. choral adj. To refer to specifically. combination. clearance n. relating to. chattel n. cogent adj. Producing coagulation. Compassionate. check v. clarify v. circumnavigate v. Combination in a body or mass. or bells. classify v. chromatic adj. Forcible constraint or restraint. To force. Christendom n. A title of Jesus christen v. coalescence n. A castle or manor-house. The act or process of coming together so as to form one body. clumsy adj. A portable timekeeper of the highest attainable precision. Appealing strongly to the reason or conscience. circumlocution n. To name in baptism. chronometer n. To disseminate. or performed by a chorus or choir. To confine within bounds. One who makes a claim or demand. or careful consideration. as in the earth's surface. clamorous adj. clairvoyance n. coagulate v. cite v. (also a noun meaning zero or nothing) circulate v. Akin. clemency n. and differences. chateau n. Sexual or moral purity. close-hauled adj. cognate adj. chivalry n. as of right. Mercy. caution. clothier n. The boundary-line of a circle. clandestine adj. Belonging. claimant n. To change into a clot or a jelly. Intuitive sagacity or perception. A very thin gauze used for trimmings. Any article of personal property. A small shrill trumpet or bugle. chiffon n. Having the sails set for sailing as close to the wind as possible. Showing watchfulness. evening dress. The knightly system of feudal times with its code. circumscribe v. coercive adj. One who makes or sells cloth or clothing. coddle v. coerce v. by chemical action. That part of the world where Christianity is generally professed. The science that treats of computation of time or of investigation and arrangement of events. Urgent in complaint or demand. Indirect or roundabout expression. coagulant adj. as of arms. moral or physical. citadel n. clangor n. circumference n. To hold back. Pertaining to. Surreptitious. clement adj. chastise v. usages and practices. coalition n. Christ n. To calculate arithmetically. Serving or tending to force. coercion n. as by heat. An acute epidemic disease. or explaining in the body of a will. cipher v. or abounding in color. chronology n. To render intelligible. cholera n. To arrange in a class or classes on the basis of observed resemblance. or product. chains. intended for. . Easily provoked to anger. A certificate from the proper authorities that a vessel has complied with the law and may sail. To subject to punitive measures. To purify by affliction. clan n. A tribe. A yawning hollow.chasm n. choleric adj. To treat as a baby or an invalid. circumspect adj. clamor. Any strong fortress. etc. chasten v.
commemorate v. competent adj. Pleased or satisfied with oneself. The act. collusion n. or the like. To make complete. or the state of being commodity n. To stick together. colloquialism n. comestible adj. That may or can collapse. Form of speech used only or chiefly in conversation. To put something. Pertaining or peculiar to common speech as distinguished from literary. comical adj. comparable adj. Taking place at the same time. fall in. commentary n. Qualified. colloquy n. fact. Handsome. as of objects of art. To address or gratify with expressions of delicate praise. complaisant adj. . collaborate v. Having the property of consistency. collapse v. or result of committing. Fit to be compared. commission v. in place of. Yielding. especially in literary or scientific pursuits. complicity n. commitment n. comparison n. Complicated. To meet and strike violently. A circumstance so agreeing with another: often implying accident. especially something less severe. Adequate qualification or capacity. books. To correspond. complacence n. One who works in a coal-mine. Politeness. cohesion n. colloquial adj. Satisfaction with one's acts or surroundings. Fit to be eaten. commissariat n. cohere v. Participation or partnership. collide v.cognizant adj. A series of illustrative or explanatory notes on any important work. complacent adj. collegian n. To cause to shrink. difficult. A rival. or hard to deal with. Examination of two or more objects with reference to their likeness or unlikeness. The department of an army charged with the provision of its food and water and daily needs. complex adj. Agreeable. coincidence n. Violent contact. commingle v. collier n. colossus n. colleague n. To make complex. Something that is bought and sold. An intermingling or combination of things or parts. commute v. competence n. Consisting of a number of persons or objects considered as gathered into a mass. A college student. cohesive adj. collapsible adj. as in wrong-doing or with a wrong-doer. comparative adj. A disturbance or violent agitation. An associate in professional employment. committal n. Taking notice. To blend. competitive adj. Any strikingly great person or object. commotion n. competitor n. Funny. characterized by rivalry. complaisance n. coincide v. The act or process of entrusting or consigning for safe-keeping. collision n. complicate v. compliment v. complication n. compensate v. One who makes a collection. or fail. To remunerate. A secret agreement for a wrongful purpose. compliant adj. especially in a perplexing manner. comely adj. coincident adj. or sum. complement v. collector n. Relative. To serve as a remembrance of. collective adj. Consistency. Conversation. To empower. To labor or cooperate with another or others.
conformable adj. condensation n. Coercion. concede v. Restriction within limits or boundaries. confidence n. confiscate v. conducive adj. To form an idea. Occurring or acting together. conflagration n. or agreement. concur v. condolence n. Self-flattering opinion. A great fire. form. Tending to reconcile. A person with whom another confers. compact. concurrence n. conformance n. confidant n. compute v. To appropriate (private property) as forfeited to the public use or treasury. To surrender. as candy. or misfortune. A number of states or persons in compact or league with each other. comprehension n. Remorseful feeling. To consist of. compressible adj. compression n. Constraint. Harmony. A spiritual advisor. compunction n. A musical composition. A stream that unites with another. or admitted in response to a demand. The place where streams meet. The candy collectively that a confectioner makes or sells. compulsory adj. condense v. To come down voluntarily to equal terms with inferiors. confederacy n. To conduct or behave (oneself). To bring about. Intelligible. confinement n. pipe. concordance n. confectionery n. conduce v. composure n. compulsion n. confessor n. A violent shock to some organ by a fall or a sudden blow. A constituent element or part. comprehensive adj. comprise v. Agreement. as for mutual aid. Contributing to an end. General structure. as of many buildings. or outline. To agree. or the like. The act or state or conforming. To press together or into smaller space. One to whom secrets are entrusted. as by force or authority. conductible adj. Anything granted or yielded. The state or feeling of trust in or reliance upon another. conduit n. concerto n. Sufficient to convince or decide. One who is united with others in a league. conferee n. Forced. A means for conducting something. concession n. petition. concord n. particularly a tube. conciliate v. Harmony. Capable of being conducted or transmitted. Ability to know. confer v. comprehensible adj. sorrow. comport v. conceit n. conciliatory adj.component n. To abridge. Calmness. To bestow. . The act or process of making dense or denser. or claim. conformation n. condescend v. conceive v. Expression of sympathy with a person in pain. confident adj. concurrent adj. Capable of being pressed into smaller compass. compress v. a forest. confluent n. confluence n. confederate n. To reveal in trust or confidence. To obtain the friendship of. concussion n. To ascertain by mathematical calculation. conclusive adj. or passageway for a fluid. mental image or thought of. confide v. Large in scope or content. Assured. Harmonious.
conjecture n.. conjugate adj. conscience n. confront v. conjoin v. constellation n. An arbitrary assemblage or group of stars. Having kindred character or tastes. Tendency to adhere to the existing order of things. and thinks. conspire v. The state of being joined together. constituency n. Panic. Joined together in pairs. Aware that one lives. contagion n. consign v. conscious adj. An officer whose duty is to maintain the peace. Correspondence in form. connive v. consistency n. congenial adj. consul n. Designed for gradual destruction. A companion or associate. connote v. conservatory n. One who has the right to vote at an election. To comfort. consensus n. The faculty in man by which he distinguishes between right and wrong in character and conduct. or the things so joined. as difficulties or obstacles. chiefly to represent his country. To be in collusion. A guess. To bind. Descended from the same parent or ancestor. A critical judge of art. To encounter. contagious adj. conquer v. To bring to completion. Gradual destruction. constable n. etc. connubial adj. signify. consort n. console v. consonant adj. The inhabitants or voters in a district represented in a legislative body. conspirator n. The communication of disease from person to person. Following in uninterrupted succession. One who entrusts. consummate v. coniferous adj. An officer appointed to reside in a foreign city. connoisseur n. Transmitting disease. or use. consonance n. or by using up. To entrust. Pertaining to marriage or matrimony. Adhering to the existing order of things. The state or condition of being joined together. marital rights. To combine into one body or system. To mean.conformity n. wearing out. consumptive adj. eating. conjunction n. Governed by moral standard. constrict v. The place in which a consul transacts official business. A collective unanimous opinion of a number of persons. consternation n. conservative adj. or married persons. consulate n. To plot. Pertaining to marriage. To collect into a mass. . An institution for instruction and training in music and declamation. consecrate v. conscientious adj. congregate v. To force into military service. feels. The state or quality of being in accord with. especially one with thorough knowledge and sound judgment of art. manner. A state of permanence. conspicuous adj. consumption n. To coagulate. To unite. Clearly visible. consecutive adj. To overcome by force. One who agrees with others to cooperate in accomplishing some unlawful purpose. consignor n. consanguineous adj. Cone-bearing trees. conjugation n. A person to whom goods or other property has been entrusted. constituent n. To set apart as sacred. as by burning. consignee n. Being in agreement or harmony with. consolidate v. etc. To bring together into a crowd. congest v. congeal v. conjugal adj. conservatism n. conscript v.
Plenteous. contrive v. continuous adj. Trade forbidden by law or treaty. contravene v. contingency n. restraining. An ornamental molding running round the walls of a room close to the ceiling. devising. occurring. continuation n. conversion n. convolve v. convene v. continuity n. contender n. One who or that which regulates or directs. conversant adj. That by which anything is transported. To exercise a directing. Worthy of scorn or disdain. convalescent adj. or development. convergent adj. contradiction n. Disdainful. continuance n. The assertion of the opposite of that which has been said. convalescence n. time. To cause to incline and approach nearer together. A placing opposite. Connected. contiguity n. Broken in spirit because of a sense of sin. Thoroughly informed. as of time or place. To cause spasms in. To manage or carry through by some device or scheme. The act planning. . contuse v. contemplate v. or existing at the same time. contingent adj. Proximity. convex adj. Contemptuous disregard of the requirements of rightful authority. Touching or joining at the edge or boundary. for a common purpose. contemptuous adj. convolution n. in common with others. To bruise by a blow. copious adj. contraband n. continence n. convulse v. Curving like the segment of the globe or of the surface of a circle. contort v. control v. contrite adj. Living. Change from one state or position to another. convenience n. coquette n. To consider thoughtfully. contradictory adj. appetites. Tending to one point. To move with a circling or winding motion. Not predictable. or to good-fellowship in eating or drinking. or from one form to another. or governing influence over.contaminate v. contemptible adj. A protecting force accompanying property in course of transportation. To summon or cause to assemble. Recovering health after sickness. A bruise. convivial adj. Interchangeable. conveyance n. contemporaneous adj. contumacious adj. A flirt. controller n. convertible adj. Prolongation. The state of progressive restoration to health and strength after the cessation of disease. Devoted to feasting. cornice n. Living or existing at the same time. Self-restraint with respect to desires. either with or without the breaking of the skin. convalesce v. To recover after a sickness. To pollute. contusion n. operation. Inconsistent with itself. Permanence. contraposition n. contemporary adj. contrivance n. Rebellious. contiguous adj. To twist into a misshapen form. A winding motion. convulsion n. or adapting something to or for a special purpose. convoy n. and passion. or prolonged without separation or interruption of sequence. extended. contumacy n. Uninterrupted connection in space. inventing. Possibility of happening. contribution n. The act of giving for a common purpose. One who exerts oneself in opposition or rivalry. contributor n. One who gives or furnishes. A violent and abnormal muscular contraction of the body. converge v. Fitness. To prevent or obstruct the operation of.
The world or universe considered as a system. corpulent adj. The science that describes the universe. coronet n. as through fear or shame. A cross-demand alleged by a defendant in his favor against the plaintiff. cosmopolitan adj. corruption n. Mutually involving or implying one another. To put in some relation of connection or correspondence. crass adj. countercharge v. various degrees of noble rank less than sovereign. according to its form. Brave. counter-claim n. corporate adj. corrosive n. Open to bribery. crag n. counterpart n. bookkeeping. course n. Belonging to a corporation. corruptible adj. corporal adj. A cosmopolitan character. Belonging or relating to the body as opposed to the mind. The skull of an animal. countervail v. craving n. etc. cosmos n. courser n. A minute particle of matter. counting-house n. An agreement entered into by two or more persons or parties. courtesy n. Line of motion or direction.cornucopia n. corporeal adj. Something taken with another for the completion of either. Confirmation. geography. correspondence. Capable of reformation. A fleet and spirited horse. . especially for an evil purpose. Gradual decay by crumbling or surface disintegration. Common to all the world. A vehement desire. as opposed to thin or fine. Loss of purity or integrity. corpse n. The act or ceremony of crowning a monarch. Pertaining to the universe. A rugged. cosmogony n. cosmetic adj. To act in opposition to. correlative adj. Of a material nature. or one who has charge of a ship's boat and its crew under an officer. corollary n. courageous adj. To accuse in return. A doctrine of creation or of the origin of the universe. Obese. A flock of quails or partridges. Inferior crown denoting. Pertaining to the art of beautifying. corrosion n. Concealed. Politeness originating in kindness and exercised habitually. A number or body of persons in some way associated or acting together. One who steers a rowboat. especially the complexion. A proposition following so obviously from another that it requires little demonstration. physical. To strengthen. To oppose with an equal force. The horn of plenty. cosmopolitanism n. rocky projection on a cliff or ledge. and geology. corroboration n. covert adj. covey n. Coarse or thick in nature or structure. as proof or conviction. covenant n. coronation n. corroborate v. counterbalance v. including astronomy. To ruin or destroy little by little. Made to resemble something else. cosmology n. counterfeit adj. counteract v. perfect in order and arrangement. coxswain n. To offset. A dead body. corps n. cosmic adj. symbolizing peace and prosperity. That which causes gradual decay by crumbling or surface disintegration. correlate v. corrigible adj. cower v. corrode v. cosmography n. To crouch down tremblingly. A rustic. The general science of the universe. A house or office used for transacting business. countryman n. cranium n. especially that part enclosing the brain. corpuscle n.
. A human skull as a symbol of death. A standard by which to determine the correctness of a judgment or conclusion. Contempt for the opinions of others and of what others value. Blindly. cupidity n. A place for cremating dead bodies. Scarcity. That to which general interest or attention is directed. Earthenware made from baked clay. curtsy n. canal. critique n. Any artificial covered channel for the passage of water through a bank or under a road.or desirable. The doctrine that natural selection has been the prime cause of evolution of higher forms. compressed. credence n. A butter-making establishment. dead-heat n. To bring together or give fixed shape to. cursive adj. essential . A deep crack or fissure in the ice of a glacier. A downward movement of the body by bending the knees. crusade n. creamy adj. creed n. Believable. as of something customary. To lower in character or virtue. daring adj. Concise. cudgel n. dearth n. curable adj. A criticism or critical review. curio n. Resembling or containing cream. in behalf of an idea or principle. crawfish. cynosure n. A sharp. cynical adj. culinary adj. or given fact. darkling adv. A short thick stick used as a club. A small fissure. A young swan. cull v. and abrupt in act or expression. death's-head n. etc. Pertaining to a division of arthropods. crevasse n. debatable adj. cursory adj. curtail v. datum n. culpable adj. culvert n. criterion n. Easily deceived. Like a circle. crucible n. Having gentle or courteous bearing or manner. Exhibiting moral skepticism. as between two contiguous surfaces. dastard n. To pick or sort out from the rest. vigorously prosecuted. A piece of bric-a-brac. debonair adj. cycloid adj. squeaking sound. Subject to contention or dispute. A formal summary of fundamental points of religious belief. To cut off or cut short. A premise. culprit n. credulous adj. Rapid and superficial. Guilty. A race in which two or more competitors come out even. containing lobsters. crockery n. day-man n. A guilty person. A trying and purifying test or agency. A day-laborer. Any concerted movement. Fearless. Writing in which the letters are joined together. crabs. creamery n. A base coward. cygnet n. starting-point. crystallize v. debase v. and there is no winner. cynicism n.creak n. dauntless adj. crustaceous adj. curator n. cryptogram n. crematory adj. harsh. curt adj. A person having charge as of a library or museum. Darwinism n. Of or pertaining to cooking or the kitchen. credible adj. crustacean adj. crevice n. Having a crust-like shell. Avarice. Brave. Belief. Anything written in characters that are secret or so arranged as to have hidden meaning. Capable of being remedied or corrected.
To make payment for. decorous adj. or explicit statement or affirmation. The voluntary consecration or relinquishment of something to an end or cause. declamatory adj. defensible adj. A volume consisting of ten parts or books. decalogue n. wishes. Not having an adequate or proper supply or amount. as something hardly legible. Moral fitness. To become worse or inferior. deface v. To slander. defraud v.debut n. Having an exact signification or positive meaning. To clear of forests. The ten commandments. dedication n. To embellish. To destroy a measurable or large proportion of. as by old age or some chronic infirmity. decency n. Enfeebled. deforest v. defray v. deciduous adj. etc. A speech recited or intended for recitation from memory in public. decoy n. Capable of being maintained or justified. defalcate v. defame v. deduce v. The neglect or omission of a legal requirement. To derive or draw as a conclusion by reasoning from given premises or principles. deformity n. A becoming worse. deceit n. Falling off at maturity as petals after flowering. declarative adj. defiant adj. Decameron n. defensive adj. A line of ten syllables. as a part of something. Containing a formal. A first appearance in society or on the stage. To cause to turn aside or downward. A weight of 10 grams. decisive ad. To deprive of something dishonestly. defendant n. deficient adj. To cut off or take away. deceive v. Lack or insufficiency. Malicious and groundless injury done to the reputation or good name of another. decipher v. decameter n. . deform v. default n. defamation n. as of strength or magnitude. Fraudulent. decapitate v. decasyllable n. decamp v. decapod adj. A figure with ten sides and ten angles. To delay or put off to some other time. To mislead by or as by falsehood. decorate v. deceitful adj. To disfigure. Characterized by propriety of conduct. Characterized by bold or insolent opposition. Anything that allures. or dress. manners. defer v. speech. decimate v. The change of endings in nouns and adj. A liquid and dry measure of 10 liters. decrepit adj. Founded on the number 10. to express their different relations of gender. Diminution. Suitable for the occasion or circumstances. deflect v. decagram n. A full and formal style of utterance. deficiency n. declension n. To behead. fruit when ripe. decaliter n. declamation n. Conclusive. A disfigurement. degeneracy n. To find out the true words or meaning of. deference n. To mar or disfigure the face or external surface of. Carried on in resistance to aggression. A length of ten meters. or judgment. Respectful submission or yielding. To leave suddenly or unexpectedly. definite adj. Falsehood. decimal adj. degradation n. or is intended to allures into danger or temptation. positive. Ten-footed or ten-armed. degenerate v. decent adj. decagon n. as to another's opinion. A person against whom a suit is brought.
Part of a fraction which expresses the number of equal parts into which the unit is divided. delusion n.degrade v. deliquesce v. An unprincipled politician. To point out or publicly accuse as deserving of punishment. To overwhelm with a flood of water. To take or send away forcibly. morally or physically. To dishearten. Hurtful. Inclined to strong exhibition or expression of feeling or thoughts. dehydrate v. The act of declaring an action or person worthy of reprobation or punishment. denomination n. demise n. delectation n. Delightful to the taste or to the senses. To annihilate. To deem worthy of notice or account. deist n. Deportment. deject v. To disband. denominate v. the detention of a vessel beyond the specified time of sailing. deportment n. demonstrator n. demulcent n. demagogue n. One who believes in God. deluge v. demented adj. dejection n. deplete v. That which is agreeable to a fine taste. depopulate v. Capable of positive proof. Mistaken conviction. dendroid adj. delirious adj. To represent by sketch or diagram. A body of Christians united by a common faith and form of worship and discipline. goddess. To dissolve gradually and become liquid by absorption of moisture from the air. To prove indubitably. To regard or worship as a god. A mark for failure or bad conduct. especially when more or less enduring. Like a tree. . delude v. That part of a play or story in which the mystery is cleared up. deplore v. or waste. demobilize v. demonstrative adj. or odium. One who proves in a convincing and conclusive manner. denunciation n. denounce v. To deprive (a magnet) of magnetism. Any preparation used for cleaning the teeth. as to a penal colony. as by use. To reduce or lessen. demolish v. Contemptible. denote v. exhaustion. deify v. delineate v. Delight. Raving. or divine person. as troops. denizen n. denude v. denouement n. To regard with grief or sorrow. To designate by word or mark. delectable adj. deport v. demagnetize v. deponent adj. demonstrate v. Death. dentifrice n. To deprive of water. demeanor n. censure. To strip the covering from. Laying down. delicacy n. To give a name or epithet to. deity n. demonstrable adj. Demeanor. To take away honors or position from. Melancholy. To remove the inhabitants from. dendrology n. denominator n. Insane. To mislead the mind or judgment of. Inhabitant. The natur al history of trees. deign v. deleterious adj. demerit n. Any application soothing to an irritable surface demurrage n. deplorable adj. but denies supernatural revelation. A god.
That process by which a word is traced from its original root or primitive form and meaning. or as if prompted by utter despair. depository n. especially morally bad. Wanton and malicious mischief. Neglectful of obligation. for use as evidence in court. designate v. depositor n. desperate adj. depression n. To invent. To cease from action. To push down forcibly. Ridicule. In spite of. Proceeding downward. The branch of medical science which relates to the skin and its diseases. detract v. Any severe and strict rule in which the judgment of the governed has little or no part. A lowering in value or an underrating in worth. The act of moving or going downward. desultory adj. grandchild. Out of the common or regular track. despotism n. Resorted to in a last extremity. To render bad. desperado n. To discern. dermatology n. or has an amount deposited. The act of deciding. Something that causes damage. Definitely limited or fixed. deterrent adj. derision n. or loss. devise v. To take a different course. To select or appoint. despond v. etc. descent n. To abandon without regard to the welfare of the abandoned desiccant n. determination n. derelict adj. To lessen the worth of. desert v. Poverty-stricken. determinate adj. A place where anything is kept in safety. as from a premise. detrude v. . deride v. To express disapproval or regret for. To dislike or hate with intensity. To deduce. depreciation. Contemptible. despot n. devious adj. Disheartened. destitute adj. Any remedy which. To ridicule. An absolute and irresponsible monarch. depreciate v. when applied externally. An apparatus for hoisting and swinging great weights. derivative adj. Deepness. Malicious mischief. To grow worse. desist v. One who makes a deposit. descendant n. depreciation n. desistance n. despondent adj. deviate v. To frighten away. derisible adj. To take away in such manner as to lessen value or estimation. derrick n. descry v. courage. with hope for the opposite. despair n. as that of wounds. or hope. depress v. deprave v. dries up or absorbs moisture. depth n. detriment n. Coming or acquired from some origin. despicable adj. deprecate v. as by authority. despite prep. Hindering from action through fear. Open to ridicule. Cessation. detest v. One without regard for law or life. One who is descended lineally from another. descendent adj. as a child. To press down. derivation n. devilry n. A falling of the spirits. Not connected with what precedes. deviltry n. deter v. To lose spirit. deteriorate v. Utter hopelessness and despondency. derive v. Testimony legally taken on interrogatories and reduced to writing.deposition n.
diabolic adj. diminution n. diffusible adj. dialectician n. disappear v. To turn aside from the main subject and for a time dwell on some incidental matter. Characteristic of the devil. A positive utterance. diffidence n. A union of two characters representing a single sound. To enlarge in all directions. and ease in any physical activity or in any mechanical work. dilute v. difference n. One remarkable for tact and shrewd management. . To be opposite in opinion. discard v. Affected or possessed with self-distrust. shrewdness. A superficial amateur. dilate v. digress v. diplomatic adj. diatribe n. dilemma n. To disencumber. A logician. precision. diplomat n. differential adj. diaphanous adj. To regard with blame. One who refuses to believe. diligence n. disavowal n. Readiness. The sound produced by combining two vowels in to a single syllable or running together the sounds. by its characteristic phenomena. To fail to fulfill the expectation. dilapidated pa. Tending to cause delay. A situation in which a choice between opposing modes of conduct is necessary. diagnose v.devout adj. dialect n. To cease to exist. Determination of the distinctive nature of a disease. A representative of one sovereign state at the capital or court of another. disburse v. One who holds high rank. diffusion n. wish. disbeliever n. Containing only two atoms. disarrange v. Careful and persevering effort to accomplish what is undertaken. Forms of speech collectively that are peculiar to the people of a particular district. diatomic adj. To disclaim responsibility for. or skill in conducting any kind of negotiations or in social matters. diphthong n. either actually or for the time being. efficiency. diacritical adj. dimly adv. Obscurely. disallow v. Denial. Any essential characteristic of a species by reason of which it differs from other species. disavow v. disarm v. dilatory adj. diffident adj. or desire of. Religious. dialogue n. To withhold permission or sanction. Dispersion. Dissimilarity in any respect. Marking a difference. To reject. To make more fluid or less concentrated by admixture with something. dictum n. hope. diplomacy n. dignitary n. To distinguish. Self-distrust. disapprove v. Distinctive. Fallen into decay or partial ruin. Reduction. differentia n. disappoint v. as money from a fund. Pertaining to teaching. diagnosis n. A bitter or malicious criticism. dexterity n. Characterized by special tact in negotiations. To acquire a distinct and separate character. Spreading rapidly through the system and acting quickly. differentiate v. A formal conversation in which two or more take part. didactic adj. To pay out or expend. To throw out of order. disagree v. as a disease. dilettante n. Tact. Transparent. To deprive of weapons. digraph n. diplomatist n. disburden v.
discursive adj. discord n. or otherwise remove from a horse or the like. To disenchant. To undo or dissolve the connection or association of. especially of real estate. To unclothe. discolor v. disinterested adj. Debate. disparity n. To deprive of actual occupancy. discreet adj. The state of being positively uncomfortable. To deprive of any right privilege or power disengage v. discipline v. To put out of the proper or accustomed place. Disregard.discernible adj. disinherit v. To throw down. To take no notice of. or appearance of. disquiet v. A substance used to destroy the germs of infectious diseases. symmetry. disclaim v. To drive away by or as by scattering in different directions. dismissal n. as seed is sown. One who believes the teaching of another. To cut apart or to pieces. disinfect v. Helping or serving to disconnect or separate. disqualify v. To disavow any claim to. To injure the reputation of. disrupt v. To put to confusion. disregard v. To refuse to acknowledge as one's own or as connected with oneself. connection with. Undress or negligent attire. Displacement by authority from an office or an employment. To remove or destroy the poison of infectious or contagious diseases. discomfort n. To impair or injure the beauty. To draw a distinction. To burst or break asunder. Neglect or refusal to comply with an authoritative injunction. To stain. Judicious. specifically of a plant or an animal. disciple n. Passing from one subject to another. To put out of proper place or order. Interruption or intermission. disreputable adj. discussion n. discover v. dissection n. To deprive of an inheritance. dissemble v. disenfranchise v. disfavor n. To debar. discontinuance n. Inequality. Absence of harmoniousness. Dishonorable or disgraceful. dishonest adj. Grief-stricken. disrepute n. To hide by pretending something different. push off. To train to obedience. as something previously unknown or unperceived. Neglecting or refusing to obey. dispossess v. Untrustworthy. To become detached. A bad name or character. . To get first sight or knowledge of. dispensation n. disobedience n. To displease. To sow or scatter abroad. disputation n. That which is bestowed on or appointed to one from a higher power. disciplinary adj. dissect v. or responsibility to. Verbal controversy. disparage v. disrobe v. discredit v. dislocate v. disown v. disfigure v. Opposite. displace v. To regard or speak of slightingly. disobedient adj. dissatisfy v. Perceivable. To deprive of peace or tranquility. disseminate v. disinfectant n. Impartial. dishabille n. or who adopts and follows some doctrine. Having the nature of systematic training or subjection to authority. disjunctive adj. dismount v. disconnect v. disconsolate adj. discountenance v. discomfit v. disillusion v. discrepant adj. dispel v. To look upon with disfavor. discriminate v. The act or operation of cutting in pieces.
Harsh or disagreeable in sound. distemper n. Separation of relations or interests. dissolution n. disunion n. One who disagrees. To subject a person to distress. To extract or produce by vaporization and condensation. Capable of being separated into parts. ornaments. distiller n. divergent adj. or good intent of any person. A disease or malady. distensible adj. The state of being dispersed or scattered. Different. Capable of various forms. distrust n. officially recognizing superiority or success in studies. Daily. distraught adj. dissimilar adj. One who subjects a person to distress. The female of the deer. divertible adj. dissuasion n. doe n. divinity n. A statement of religious faith or duty formulated by a body claiming authority. To stretch out or expand in every direction. divert v. The quality or character of being godlike. diversity n. distinction n. dissolute adj. dissuade v. A divulging. Expansion. divagation n. wisdom. dissent n. Angry or violent difference of opinion. dissonant adj. Discord. dissever v. Easy to manage. divisible adj. divination n. dissentious adj. dissertation n. To divide. docile adj. distrainor n. disyllable n. dissipate v. To strip. distillation n. A breaking up of a union of persons. distention n. Able to be turned from the accustomed course or a line of action already established. dogma n. as by heat or moisture. Bewildered. dogmatic adj. A word of two syllables. diverse adj. Contentious. That by which a number or quantity is divided. A note or designation of honor. dissipation n. distrain v. distill v. dissentient n. divisor n. divulge v. dissonance n. An ill turn. divulgence n. diurnal adj. . To tell or make known. The pretended forecast of future events or discovery of what is lost or hidden. counsel. To liquefy or soften. or pleading. To turn from the accustomed course or a line of action already established. docket n. To change the purpose or alter the plans of by persuasion. Digression. disservice n. Dissimilitude. dogmatize v.dissension n. specifically of clothes. dissolve v. To twist into an unnatural or irregular form. Pastime. The act of changing the purpose of or altering the plans of through persuasion. Lewd. One occupied in the business of distilling alcoholic liquors. divest v. distend v. The registry of judgments of a court. or pleading. distort v. Making statements without argument or evidence. or accouterments or disinvestment. Lack of confidence in the power. Tending in different directions. Disagreement. diversion n. Capable of being stretched out or expanded in every direction. Separation of the more volatile parts of a substance from those less volatile. as something previously private or secret. Thesis. To disperse or disappear. To make positive assertions without supporting them by argument or evidence.
applied to a mass of one gram for 1 second. Obedient. a cavalryman. especially for a worthy cause. Showing submission to natural superiors. Anything made of clay and baked in a kiln or dried in the sun. drachma n. drainage n. dominant adj. The place where one lives. Ardent in spirit and speech. To relate or represent in a dramatic or theatrical manner. dutiful adj. dominate v. In the British army. To make a demand or repeated demands on for payment. The obstruction of a heavenly body by its entering into the shadow of another body. drastic adj. donator n. Life in or fondness for one's home and family. In twofold degree or extent. The period of time during which anything lasts. Doubtful. Double-dealing. dramatist n. Melancholy. duplex adj. Capable of being drawn out. duet n. Ascendancy. Expressing or causing sorrow or pain. dolorous adj. The means of draining collectively. The property which a wife brings to her husband in marriage. dutiable adj. To bestow as a gift. Peculiar. duckling n. domesticity n. One who makes a donation or present. Confinement. dominance n. ductile adj. Acting vigorously. dolesome adj. Heavy with sleepiness.doleful adj. eccentric adj. The force which. donee n. One of a pair of like things. One who makes a donation or present. Control by the exercise of power or constituted authority. To diminish or become less. Edible. earthenware n. dolor n. Lamentation. Idiosyncrasy. dubious adj. . A young duck. To spend sparingly. One who writes plays. trenches. ecstasy n. domain n. donor n. dramatize v. Being in a state of or resembling sleep. dragnet n. would give it a velocity of 1 cm/s. doubly adv. dowry n. drowsy adj. dormant adj. drudgery n. dun v. A person to whom a donation is made. pipes. Hard and constant work in any menial or dull occupation. Having two parts. domination n. ebullient adj. duteous adj. duration n. eclipse n. durance n. Melancholy. A net to be drawn along the bottom of the water. especially when so long continued as to cause vegetation to wither. drought n. Dry weather. eatable adj. A sphere or field of action or interest. economize v. donate v. dyne n. To rule with insolence or unnecessary annoyance. domicile n. especially a customs duty. as into wire or a thread. Conspicuously prominent. doublet n. duplicity n. domineer v. eccentricity n. dragoon n. Subject to a duty. Rapturous excitement or exaltation. etc. as a system of conduits. A modern and an ancient Greek coin. earnest adj. To influence controllingly. Showing enthusiasm or exhilaration of feeling. A composition for two voices or instruments. dwindle v.
effuse v. To draw out. or a flowery appearance. elegy n. A noxious or ill-smelling exhalation from decaying or putrefying matter. egoism n. educe v. Relating to Elizabeth. A metallic copy of any surface. To educe or extract gradually or without violence. effulgence n. To release from bondage. egregious adj. emaciate v. One who advocates or practices egoism. To obliterate. To flow forth or proceed. That property of matter by which a body tends to return to a former shape after being changed. and gesture in public speaking or reading. embargo n. Evasion. . as from some source. The process of decomposing a chemical compound by the passage of an electric current.ecstatic adj. electrolysis n. effectual adj. or strengthen. To pour forth. edict n. Enraptured. effect n. electrotype n. A lyric poem lamenting the dead. efficacy n. Having the ability to express emotion or feeling in lofty and impassioned speech. To evade the search or pursuit of by dexterity or artifice. Unblushing impudence. To bring out more clearly the facts concerning. embark v. Having womanish traits or qualities. To bubble up. efflorescence n. efflorescent adj. The art of correct intonation. as a coin. editorial n. A component or essential part. edify v. Any place of exit. Exhausted. elasticity n. Authoritative stoppage of foreign commerce or of any special trade. elicit v. elucidate v. egotist n. efface v. The theory that places man's chief good in the completeness of self. An article in a periodical written by the editor and published as an official argument. The power to produce an intended effect as shown in the production of it. One given to self-mention or who is constantly telling of his own views and experiences. element n. especially in morals or religion. eject v. To make a beginning in some occupation or scheme. A consequence. elocution n. elusion n. egress n. Efficient. elapse v. Having and exercising the power to produce effects or results. Elizabethan adj. efficient adj. eliminate v. effervescent adj. as having performed its functions. emancipate v. Suitable to be eaten. effrontery n. effluvium n. an outpouring. Splendor. effervesce v. The state of possessing adequate skill or knowledge for the performance of a duty. To separate and cast aside. eligible adj. effeminate adj. egoist n. eloquent adj. efficacious adj. To expel. Giving off bubbles of gas. Self-conceit. effete adj. Womanishness. Opening in flower. queen of England. efficiency n. To build up. effective adj. effeminacy n. edible adj. emanate v. The state of being flowery. effusion n. That which is uttered or proclaimed by authority as a rule of action. Qualified for selection. To quietly terminate: said of time. inflection. egotism n. or to her era. elude v. Extreme. To waste away in flesh. Fit for a destined purpose. Effective.
or esteem. emulate v. emergence n. Spoken with any special impressiveness laid upon an act. An elevated position with respect to rank. To debilitate. To misappropriate secretly. encore n. encamp v. endurance n. emblazon v. or set of words. To express. A formal or discriminating expression of praise. enervate v. Working vigorously. To imitate with intent to equal or surpass. enhance v. Peculiar to some specified country or people. enamor v. character. condition. To go from one country. embezzle v. emergent adj. To occupy completely. gift. enigma n. enkindle v. or stress laid upon some word. enfeeble v. enlist v. or strength of mind. emporium n. word. employer n. enjoin v. or region for the purpose of settling or residing in another. To enter voluntarily the military service by formal enrollment. To encircle. energetic adj. To articulate or enunciate with special impressiveness upon a word. encroach v. engender v. place. encyclical adj. To set on fire. To intensify. enlighten v. Retired from active service but retained to an honorary position. as of some part of a play or performance. emphatic adj. endemic adj. or exhaustive of one subject. emigrate v. embellish v. empower v. encourage v. etc. endue v. To render flustered or agitated. emblem n. emerge v. To command. state.embarrass v. encompass v. One who works for wages or a salary. emigrant n. emit v. engross v. To come into view or into existence. merit. endanger v. A riddle. To cause to see clearly. To endow with some quality. hope. embody v. To endow with a privilege. employee n. encomium n. eminent adj. To pitch tents for a resting-place. The call for a repetition. A symbol. A bazaar or shop. The ability to suffer pain. Any special impressiveness added to an utterance or act. To involve in dissension or strife. High in station. To cut or carve in or upon some surface. Intended for general circulation. embolden v. or exemplify in a concrete. encumber v. To render ineffective or inoperative. especially with the right to vote. To make into law. enfranchise v. endear v. usually spiritual. One who moves from one place to settle in another. To send or give out. An obstruction or plugging up of an artery or other blood-vessel. embroil v. emphasize v. emphasis n. formulate. . One who uses or engages the services of other persons for pay. To make beautiful or elegant by adding attractive or ornamental features. distress. To produce. engrave v. Tolerable. To delegate authority to. or a group of words. A work containing information on subjects. Coming into view. or stress of any kind without succumbing. enact v. encyclopedia n. as by legislative act. To cause to be loved. To expose to peril. To inspire with ardent love. compact or visible form. or grace. emeritus adj. endurable adj. To impede with obstacles. embolism n. hardship. To give courage to. A coming into view. eminence n. To set forth publicly or in glowing terms. To invade partially or insidiously and appropriate the possessions of another. To inspire with courage.
entangle v. Full of zeal and fervor. history. Roving or wandering. memorable for extraordinary events. erudition n. epiphany n. enumerate v. erroneous adj. entwine v. To keep sacred. enthrall v. . An incident or story in a literary work. heroes. epitaph n. enshrine v. To entrap. To destroy thoroughly. A species of lyric poems. equitable adj. errant adj. To bring or hold under any overmastering influence. Evenness of mind or temper. pl. language. epidermis n. epicycloid n. enrapture v. or complications. equilibrium n. A simplified representation. Any appearance or bodily manifestation of a deity. epilogue n. Irregular. equestrian adj. enthrone v. enormity n. Fairness or impartiality. entrench v. The internal parts of an animal. force. epidemic n. entail v. To invest with sovereign power. Characterized by fairness. equity n. as in “Father Aeneas. Wide-spread occurrence of a disease in a certain region. To use words of double meaning. enormous adj. epicure n. An inscription on a tomb or monument in honor or in memory of the dead. An earnest request. equivocal adj. epode n. or pertaining to daintiness of appetite. as in search of adventure or opportunity for gallant deeds. epic n. Very-learned. episode n. To name one by one. A complete thing. To dignify. ensnare v. Extensive knowledge of literature. epicycle n. equanimity n. To interweave. Immensity. A interval of time. Ambiguous.” epitome n. To involve. A poem celebrating in formal verse the mythical achievements of great personages. entomology n. epigram n. To infuriate. To involve in difficulties. epithet n. The branch of zoology that treats of insects. etc. ministering. as with a trench or ditch and wall. Epicurean adj. entreaty n. Pertaining to horses or horsemanship. enthuse v. To delight extravagantly or intensely. Word used adjectivally to describe some quality or attribute of is objects. entirety n. The close of a narrative or dramatic poem. etc. Prevailing among animals. or the like. entrails n. Gigantic. equalize v. To fortify or protect. To render uniform. A curve traced by a point on the circumference of a circle which rolls upon another circle. To yield to or display intense and rapturous feeling. enthusiastic adj. equivocate v. A pithy phrasing of a shrewd observation. necessitate. Equal in value. separable from yet growing out of it. meaning. The act of entering. The outer skin. Incorrect. One who cultivates a delicate taste for eating and drinking. erratic adj. erudite adj. A state of balance. enrage v. confusion. equivalent adj. Hatred.enmity n. A circle that rolls upon the external or internal circumference of another circle. Indulging. entree n. epizootic adj. epoch n. ennoble v. eradicate v.
Any unnatural addition. Development or growth. To avoid by artifice. excursion n. estuary n. I have found it. To keep clear of. eventual adj.eschew v. or development. Justifiable. quality. severe. Abominable. evade v. pattern. An extract or selection from written or printed matter. To remove by digging or scooping out. Possessing distinguished merit. or virulent. skill. excruciate v. To go beyond. outgrowth. To dispossess pursuant to judicial decree. euphemism n. or experience. That which passes the ordinary. eugenic adj. euphony n. An abrupt or emphatic expression of thought or of feeling. Nervously high-strung. excel v. eulogy n. Ultimate. evasion n. or original to be copied or imitated. exacerbate v. To call or summon forth. Non-admission. Pertaining to beauty. estimable adj. And so forth. . excrescence n. etc. exclude v. To turn inside out. exasperate v. eureka Greek. To make manifest or evident. executor n. A title of honor bestowed upon various high officials. or courtesy. et cetera Latin. Characterized by agreeableness of sound. excellency n. Agreeableness of sound. To vanish gradually. A person nominated by the will of another to execute the will. Biblical exposition or interpretation. value. A model. To alienate. To excite great anger in. excellence n. power. evangelist n. espy v. A figure of speech by which a phrase less offensive is substituted. excusable adj. Possession of eminently or unusually good qualities. excerpt n. execrable adj. evert v. To inflict severe pain or agony upon. A wide lower part of a tidal river. A journey. A spoken or written laudation of a person's life or character. evanesce v. evince v. exceed v. euphonious adj. as in measure. action. or required limit. To shut out purposely or forcibly. essence n. excavate v. evolve v. excitation n. evidential adj. To keep close watch. Escape. exclamation n. A preacher who goes from place to place holding services. To speak or write a laudation of a person's life or character. evolution n. execration n. Fleeting. evanescent adj. Worthy of respect. To be superior or distinguished. eulogize v. That which makes a thing to be what it is. estrange v. An accursed thing. evict v. proper. exaggerate v. Relating to the development and improvement of race. Seeking the conversion of sinners. To overstate. esquire n. exegesis n. excess n. Indicative. or the fine arts. excretion n. A title of dignity. office. The getting rid of waste matter. exclusion n. To unfold or expand. esthetic adj. Intensified emotion or action. exemplar n. evoke v. measure. excitable adj. taste. excellent adj. evangelical adj. To make more sharp.
extemporaneous adj. or blame. exonerate v. An open situation or position in relation to the sun. The laying out or expending or money or other resources. or the like. Fitted to serve as a model or example worthy of imitation. Speedy. expedite v. That which is outside. time or scope. To dig out of the earth (what has been buried). Anything relating or belonging to the outside. exhaustion n. To cast or drive out by religious or magical means. To cough up and spit forth. extensible adj. or restriction affecting others. expatriate v. A continuous area or stretch. Still existing and known.exemplary adj. exigent adj. To make an effort. exhaustive adj. explicate v. To clear from involvement. To fill with high or cheerful spirits. expressive adj. exorcise v. exigency n. time. exempt adj. explicit adj. Possession or continuance of being. extant adj. as time or strength. exhaustible adj. A way or passage out. exhaust v. Thorough and complete in execution. especially of many people. A reaching or stretching out. clear. To spend. exterior n. exposition n. elements. . Formal presentation. A going forth or departure from a place or country. Without studied or special preparation. To empty by draining off the contents. expect v. existence n. expand v. expense n. exotic adj. Pertaining to a sudden and violent outbreak. Deprivation of strength or energy. extensor n. exit n. explosion n. exorbitance n. To show by example. or points of the compass. expiate v. exhale v. expectancy n. expansion n. Foreign. Going beyond usual and proper limits. expend v. as in space. Definite. Contributing to personal advantage. expanse n. expostulate v. Free. Pertaining to a formal presentation. exemplify v. size. extensive adj. exorbitant adj. external n. scope. Extravagance or enormity. Fitness to meet the requirements of a particular case. exposure n. expository adj. exert v. expectorate v. exhume v. exodus n. extension n. To cause to burst in pieces by force from within. or scope. explode v. Extended widely in space. Full of meaning. To relieve or vindicate from accusation. as from some liability. expulsion n. Forcible ejection. Capable of being thrust out. expediency n. A muscle that causes extension. The act or state of looking forward to as certain or probable. extenuate v. A sudden and violent outbreak. To increase in range or scope. Increase of amount. Urgent. To hasten the movement or progress of. To make satisfaction or amends for. A critical period or condition. Causing or tending to cause exhaustion. To discuss. expeditious adj. extempore adv. or released. exhilarate v. To drive from one's own country. To diminish the gravity or importance of. expedient adj. To look forward to as certain or probable. explosive adj. imputation. To breathe forth. Done or made without much or any preparation.
To render extinct. fastidious adj. A criminal or depraved person. fallible adj. . To make more easy. felony n. A state of well-founded happiness. One of the highest class of offenses. Land broken up and left to become mellow or to rest. Not difficult to do. fathom n. extradite v. Disentangle. extricate v. To drive out or away. fatuous adj. Idiotic faulty adj. fealty n. To surrender the custody of. One of a class of deities of the woods and herds represented as half human. A number of persons combined for a common purpose. Happening out of court. Any unsound or delusive mode of reasoning. feint n. practicable. or anything based on such reasoning. facilitate v. extinguish v. To wish joy or happiness to. To league together.extinct adj. pretense. fallacy n. To suffer extremity of hunger or thirst. extremity n. felon n. Any sham. exuberance n. or that farthest removed from a mean position. side. fallow n. facsimile n. or border. An exact copy or reproduction. One of the small triangular plane surfaces of a diamond or other gem. extradition n. To praise in the highest terms. or deceptive movement. That may be done. exuberant adj. facetious adj. federate v. A young deer. threats. faun n. facility n. felonious adj. felicitate v. fabricate v. extravagance n. extraordinary adj. Showing criminal or evil purpose. One who supports extreme measures or holds extreme views. extremist n. famish v. compulsion. fanciless adj. Loyalty. extort v. Rich supply. feasible adj. A measure of length. Undue expenditure of money. extrajudicial adj. Marked by great plentifulness. Incredible. performed. Hard to please. Illogical. The practice of obtaining by violence or compulsion. fanatic n. fabulous adj. To invent fancifully or falsely. Unimaginative. facile adj. One having a taste for or interest in special objects. Amusing. A religious zealot. or effected. extravagant adj. To obtain by violence. fallacious adj. factious adj. and punishable with death or imprisonment. fancier n. Unusual. extrude v. The surrender by a government of a person accused of crime to the justice of another government. Having no essential relation to a subject. Being no longer in existence. felicity n. The utmost point. 6 feet. Ease. Pertaining to the face. with goats feet. extortion n. Capable of erring. Turbulent. extraneous adj. facet n. extol v. Imperfect. fawn n. Needlessly free or lavish in expenditure. or the subjection of another to some necessity. facial adj. especially in view of a coming event. faction n.
A landed estate held under feudal tenure. Obscure. finality n. One who attempts to obstruct legislation. Loyalty. Created or formed by the imagination. fluent adj. Pertaining to the treasury or public finances of a government. flection n. Indicative of faith or trust. A place in which ferns are grown. festal adj. A complete or humiliating failure. floral adj. Accumulation of gas in the stomach and bowels. financier n. change. fitful adj. A young bird. fetus n. A crack or crack-like depression. and savage nature. The young in the womb or in the egg. Savageness. The captain of a flag-ship. A personal weakness or failing. Unduly changeable in feeling. flatulence n. Openly scandalous. That which is used to decorate the person or dress. festive adj. finite adj. foggy adj. fiasco n.feminine adj. flora n. flexible adj. floe n. flag-officer n. A festival or feast. Intense. Thin and weak. foible n. flux n. florid adj. feudal adj. fickle adj. finally adv. judgment. usually red with a black tassel. Pertaining to flowers. The feudal system. fief n. Spasmodic. ferocity n. flamboyant adj. fissure n. To pass backward and forward irregularly from one state or degree to another. Pliable. pert. Monetary. finery n. fez n. filibuster n. Characteristic of woman or womankind. flippant adj. Joyous. trifling disposition. flagrant adj. feudalism n. fervor n. florist n. fiscal adj. Limited. fernery n. fledgling n. Pertaining to the relation of lord and vassal. Having a light. finesse n. fixture n. fictitious adj. fluctuate v. Of a wild. finale n. or renewal. The state or quality of being final or complete. fiducial adj. A brimless felt cap in the shape of a truncated cone. fishmonger n. flue n. Ardent in feeling. The aggregate of plants growing without cultivation in a district. Having a ready or easy flow of words or ideas. fidelity n. Subtle contrivance used to gain a point. fluctuation n. A collection of tabular masses of floating polar ice. financial adj. Merry. fierce. Ardor or intensity of feeling. or purpose. A dealer in flowers. fete n. fervid adj. fluential adj. A state of constant movement. . flimsy adj. Frequent irregular change back and forth from one state or degree to another. At last. Concluding performance. Flushed with red. One who or that which is expected to remain permanently in its position. The act of bending. ferocious adj. A smoke-duct in a chimney. Characterized by extravagance and in general by want of good taste. One who sells fish. fervent adj. One skilled in or occupied with financial affairs or operations. Pertaining to streams.
Consisting of four. forbearance n. fortitude n. forgo v. Patient courage. The head man. or of a size adapted to folding once. forefather n. Counterfeiting. forecourt n. To discern beforehand. To provide with defensive works. Premeditation. forecastle n. fortify v. foresight n. forthright adv. forfend v. Dandyism. With directness. fragile adj. Belonging to. foresee v. frailty n. To deny oneself. forepeak n. and customs of the common people. situated in. The upper part of the face. forby adv. A sheet of paper folded once. To lose possession of through failure to fulfill some obligation. Violent. foreordination n. The traditions. To predict. foot-note n. That part of the upper deck of a ship forward of the after fore-shrouds.foist v. forswear v. foreknowledge n. foretell v. To go before as introducing or ushering in. forth adv. Patient endurance or toleration of offenses. foreshore n. A court opening directly from the street. forerun v. That part of a shore uncovered at low tide. Besides. To handle tenderly and lovingly. foreground n. forecast v. Folly. That part of a landscape or picture situated or represented as nearest the spectator. Difficult to accomplish. formidable adj. To deny oneself the pleasure or profit of. To renounce upon oath. forgery n. forethought n. foreign adj. formation n. forejudge v. Relative disposition of parts. Predestination. Any growth of leaves. under the lowest deck. foliage n. foppish adj. folklore n. To bar by judicial proceedings the equitable right of a mortgagor to redeem property. To be an omen or warning sign of. or derived from another country. To ward off. forebode v. foreman n. To predict. foolery n. A break. Liability to be broken or destroyed. Characteristic of one who is unduly devoted to dress and the niceties of manners. To judge of before hearing evidence. Into notice or view. especially of evil. fragile adj. Capable of being broken. Prescience. folio n. A square sail. fondle v. . Fixed rule or set form. foppery n. The extreme forward part of a ship's hold. foreclose v. forcible adj. A note of explanation or comment at the foot of a page or column. An ancestor. foursome adj. forehead n. foreordain v. To palm off. Easily broken. forte n. formula n. Provision against harm or need. beliefs. forego v. A strong point. forfeit v. A citizen of a foreign country. foreigner n. To predetermine. foresail n. fracture n. between the eyes and the hair.
frolicsome adj. gauge n. fresco n. Merrily. frigidarium n. especially that arising from chemical action. saying. especially for disinfection. . fuse v. Fulfillment. chance. Capable of being melted by heat. fruition n. To cause to crinkle or curl. Apt to induce terror or alarm. Pertaining or relating to electricity produced by chemical action. Offensive from excess of praise or commendation. as a mushroom. fraudulent adj. fusible adj. To unite or blend as by melting together. Fleeting. To imbue with life or animation. fumigate v. fray v. freshness n. galore adj. Economical. A trifling act. frowzy adj. Deceitfulness. furtive adj. The comparative number of any kind of occurrences within a given time or space. To risk money or other possession on an event. Counterfeit. Lacking warmth. like the actions of a thief. One who rejects authority or inspiration in religion. Abundant. gallant adj. freethinker n. Disposed to peevishness. To subject to the action of smoke or fumes. A temporary absence of a soldier or sailor by permission of the commanding officer. galvanism n. frequency n. fungous adj. Slovenly in appearance. frigid adj. furlong n. Trivial. That may be measured. furrier n. To give a crinkled. etc. frugal adj. thought. Prankish. futile adj. gaiety n. counted. An instrument for measuring. Carriage of the body in going. quality. fretful adj. fundamental adj. Of no avail or effect. Stealthy or sly. A plant destitute of chlorophyll. fulminate v. Spongy. A measure. meat. Commerce unrestricted by tariff or customs. further adj. frizz v. or weighed. Possessing a brave or chivalrous spirit. fugacious adj. To restore brightness or beauty to. The state. Festivity. freemason n. An official. More distant or advanced. frizzle v. A person of expectant temperament. frontier n. fungus n. functionary n. Frenzied. frantic adj. one-eighth of a mile. or degree of being fresh. A member of an ancient secret fraternity originally confined to skilled artisans. furtherance n. frivolity n. or the point about which it turns. The support on or against which a lever rests. furbish v. fulcrum n. To cause to explode. gaily adv. Brotherly. galvanic adj. Advancement. fraternal adj. gamble v. fluffy appearance to.frankincense n. To fret at the edge so as to loosen or break the threads. futurist n. gait n. as the hair. A room kept at a low temperature for preserving fruits. or contingency. Current electricity. Basal. furlough n. fulsome adj. A gum or resin which on burning yields aromatic fumes. frightful adj. The part of a nation's territory that abuts upon another country. particularly on walls and ceilings. free trade n. galvanize v. frivolous adj. fungible adj. The art of painting on a surface of plaster. A dealer in or maker of fur goods. fraudulence n. or practice.
globose adj. as from rage. gosling n. generic adj. The principal portion. glutinous adj. germinate v. graceless adj. A list. as for windows. Of or pertaining to the animal reproductive organs. A momentary look. gastric adj. expressive of some idea or emotion. A gambler. as in speaking. particularly in France. or icily cold. or in place of speech. gesticulate v. possession. genealogist n. In cookery. gourmand n. rank. To produce or cause to be. gestation n. genital adj. A faint. Sticky. origin. wavering. gradation n. Hideous. Spherical. glacier n. Ungracious. pumpkin. in the order of succession. degree. or some similar fruit having a hard rind. Affected with a whirling or swimming sensation in the head. A young goose. garnish v. of ancestors and their descendants. glimpse n. pertaining to. genesis n. or other place for its defense. Of. A disposition to give liberally or to bestow favors heartily. Spherical. unsteady light. gluttonous adj. The department of natural science that treats of the constitution and structure of the earth.gambol n. Gordian knot n. Playful leaping or frisking. gamester n. Relevant. Pregnancy. gentile adj. To draw general inferences. gendarme n. Tremendous. Inflammation of the stomach. generosity n. To execute by strangling. gourd n. generate v. To utter taunts or reproaches. genitive adj. generality n. In continental Europe. globular adj. genealogy n. genteel adj. . opposed to specific. Of excellence and splendor. garrote v. glacial adj. Icy. The military force stationed in a fort. A movement or action of the hands or face. or near the stomach. A step. gastritis n. Belonging to a people not Jewish. Well-bred or refined. gigantic adj. Creation. A melon. garrulous adj. Any difficulty the only issue out of which is by bold or unusual manners. Given to constant trivial talking. Warmth and kindliness of disposition. Flimsy. To make gestures or motions. gladden v. glimmer n. or relative position in an order or series. Light and unsubstantial. One who cuts and fits panes of glass. The whole range or sequence. geology n. glazier n. To make joyous. geniality n. A field or stream of ice. generalize v. gibe v. The art of preparing and serving appetizing food. a uniformed and armed police officer. To begin to develop into an embryo or higher form. gastronomy n. gaseous adj. town. A tracer of pedigrees. One who gives. A connoisseur in the delicacies of the table. squash. Given to excess in eating. gnash v. Indicating source. giddy adj. Ordinarily. gesture n. in any sense. glorious adj. garrison n. or the like. to surround with additions for embellishment. ghastly adj. gossamer adj. To grind or strike the teeth together. giver n. germane adj. gamut n. generally adv. Noting a genus or kind.
guileless adj. harass v. grenadier n. A parasite. happy-go-lucky adj. or annoyances. Sorrow. To form into grains or small particles. gyroscope n. gregarious adj. To make stale or trite by repetition. grantor n. To swallow greedily or hastily. gratuitous adj. grotesque adj. Satisfaction. gratuity n. . grief n. harbinger n. gusto n. grimace n. gulp. grapple v. granular adj. grotto n. disgust. gratify v. harangue n. Surmise. To trouble with importunities. hanger-on n. Seriousness. grievous adj. Calm. A small cavern. guzzle v. The science that treats of the functions and diseases peculiar to women. granule n. Creating affliction. To please. cares. halcyon adj. A storehouse for grain after it is thrashed or husked. guise n. as by satisfying a physical or mental desire or need. The person to whom property is transferred by deed. gyrate v. grandiose adj. habitual adj. Female supremacy. granary n. Tip. hackney v. or causes grief and at the same time a sense of wrong. Of sound and vigorous health. habitable adj. A pavement or floor or any supporting surface on which one may walk. gynecology n. A flat circular stone. To take hold of. Having an imposing style or effect. gratification n. guess n. gynecocracy n. granulate v. Common sense. Composed of small grains or particles. Duplicity. Fit to be dwelt in. According to usual practice. That which is given without demand or claim. ground n. A small grain or particle. guinea n. grievance n. Penmanship. An English monetary unit. The external appearance as produced by garb or costume. A tirade. handwriting n. hard-hearted adj. used for sharpening tools. grisly adj. gravity n. Lacking pity or sympathy. Not habitually solitary or living alone. occasioned by some feeling of pain. One who or that which foreruns and announces the coming of any person or thing. grandiloquent adj. Frank. The quality of being grand or admirably great. Incongruously composed or ill-proportioned. gumption n. An instrument for illustrating the laws of rotation. To revolve. guile n. That which oppresses. A member of a regiment composed of men of great stature. Worn and gaunt in appearance. Credulous. hale adj. injures. A distortion of the features. habitant n. grandeur n. grantee n. habitude n. Voluntarily. etc. Speaking in or characterized by a pompous or bombastic style. grindstone n. gullible adj. Fear-inspiring. Keen enjoyment. The maker of a deed.gradient adj. guy n. Dweller. Moving or advancing by steps. haggard adj. Stay-rope. Improvident. Customary relation or association.
as in diving. as animals. heretic n. Hibernian adj. Having six feet. Deviating from the normal form or standard type. A group of seven governments. heptarchy n. A young cow. Consisting of dissimilar elements or ingredients of different kinds. hereditary adj. Made up of similar parts or elements. pl. Risk. hinder v. hazard n. heritage n. Passing naturally from parent to child. etc. hexapod adj. homogeneous adj. Having six angles. hoard v. . herbaceous adj. hemorrhoids n. hibernal adj. A break or vacancy where something necessary to supply the connection is wanting.hardihood n. hiatus n. To worry or harass by ill temper and petty annoyances. An obstacle. A thorny shrub much used in England for hedges. Vacillating. as from a cold or fatigue. diseases. homogeneity n. Precipitately. A pausing to consider. Very depressing. Tumors composed of enlarged and thickened blood-vessels. hemorrhage n. Having a hairy covering. homonym n. homophone n. hesitancy n. Reverential regard or worship. as in diving. At variance with any commonly accepted doctrine or opinion.. heptagon n. A word agreeing in sound with but different in meaning from another. heresy n. heartrending adj. Irreligious. herbivorous adj. hesitation n. heterogeneity n. hillock n. heterogeneous adj. Unlikeness of constituent parts. Having the voice harsh or rough. A figure having seven sides and seven angles. Birthright. heinous adj. hawthorn n. hernia n. Feeding on herbs or other vegetable matter. Devastation. head first adv. Thoughtless. heifer n. heedless adj. harmonious adj. Discharge of blood from a ruptured or wounded blood-vessel. heteromorphic adj. Protrusion of any internal organ in whole or in part from its normal position. at the lower end of the rectum. hoarse adj. or its people. hindrance n. Vacillation. Odiously sinful. havoc n. Transmission of physical or mental qualities. hideous adj. heathenish adj. hexagon n. Identical in nature. A word agreeing in sound with but different in meaning from another. One who holds opinions contrary to the recognized standards or tenets of any philosophy. An opinion or doctrine subversive of settled beliefs or accepted principles. A collection of dried plants scientifically arranged for study. make-up. head foremost adv. Pertaining to winter. henchman n. homologous adj. To gather and store away for the sake of accumulation. hesitant adj. or relation. heredity n. Having the character of a herb. Pertaining to Ireland. Congruity of the members or elements or parts. Concordant in sound. heterodox adj. A figure with six angles. Boisterously merry. henpeck v. hindmost adj. Farthest from the front. hirsute adj. A servile assistant and subordinate. Foolish daring. homage n. from parent to offspring. A small hill or mound. Precipitately. hilarious adj. To obstruct. Appalling. herbarium n. hexangular adj.
hydrodynamics n. hosiery n. hussar n. The branch of medical science that relates to improving health. hydroelectric adj. To make gentle or refined. Shameful. To produce a somnambulistic state in which the mind readily acts on suggestions. A stocking. hoodwink v. Cross-bred. iciness n. Pertaining to the area under the skin. ignoble adj. The branch of mechanics that treats of the dynamics of fluids. hybrid adj. hypercritical adj. To make to conform to some mental or imaginary standard. of the force exerted by water in motion. hypnosis n. An image-breaker. To deceive. humanize v.honorarium n. The side of a right-angled triangle opposite the right angle. hypocrite n. idiosyncrasy n. A fossil reptile. A nervous affection occurring typically in paroxysms of laughing and crying. Pertaining to electricity developed water or steam. To move with haste and promptness. huckster n. hospitable adj. hydrostatics n. Frigidly. The mechanics of fluids. humane adj. humanitarian n. Stingy. humbug n. hydrometer n. Faultfinding. hydromechanics n. A philanthropist. Extreme insincerity. A token fee or payment to a professional man for services. Tending to produce sleep. A mental quality or habit peculiar to an individual. ichthyology n. horde n. hypnotism n. ichthyic adj. illegitimate adj. hypnotic adj. Unlawfully begotten. Enmity. hostility n. ignominious adj. idiom n. To regard with inordinate love or admiration. One who retails small wares. hydrous adj. idolize v. iconoclast n. hustle v. Low in character or purpose. Compassionate. illiberal adj. Undecipherable. hydraulic adj. One who makes false professions of his views or beliefs. Disposed to treat strangers or guests with generous kindness. idealize v. icily adv. Iliad n. A gathered multitude of human beings. hypothesis n. hospitality n. A proposition taken for granted as a premise from which to reach a conclusion. hypnotize v. The state of being icy. hypotenuse n. hypodermic adj.or nine-headed water-serpent slain by Hercules. A use of words peculiar to a particular language. Anything intended or calculated to deceive or mislead. An artificially induced somnambulistic state in which the mind readily acts on suggestion. . humiliate v. The seven. Watery. Not according to law. An artificial trance-sleep. Fish-like. hysteria n. illegal adj. ichthyosaurs n. The branch of science that treats of the pressure and equilibrium of fluids. illegible adj. A Greek epic poem describing scenes from the siege of Troy. hypocrisy n. The branch of zoology that treats of fishes. A light-horse trooper armed with saber and carbine. An instrument for determining the density of solids and liquids by flotation. hygiene n. The practice of receiving and entertaining strangers and guests with kindness. hydra n. Involving the moving of water. To put to shame. An image or likeness. icon n.
Dangerous and close at hand. illimitable adj. Unbiased. impassable adj. impend v. To supply with light. immiscible adj. Impending evil or danger. That can be imagined or conceived in the mind. Indefinitely extensive. Deceiving or tending to deceive. To come into a country or region from a former habitat. Having little or no book-learning. immaterial adj. immature adj. as by false appearance. impeccable adj. or strife. immortalize v. To drive or urge forward. Very great in degree. imperfectible adj. Unlawful. imperil v. That can not be passed through or over. To drink or take in. A foreigner who enters a country to settle there. immutable adj. A misunderstanding attended by ill feeling. imaginable adj. Separating. impersonal adj. imperceptible adj. To wet or moisten. illumine v. That which is made as a likeness or copy. . Boundless. Deceptive. Unwillingness to brook delays or wait the natural course of things. imminent adj. immense adj. Obligatory. Of no essential consequence. Steadfast. imitator n. Exempt. Unyielding. illuminate v. To be imminent. immerse v. Not moved or affected by feeling. immune adj. impassive adj. immaculate adj. immoral adj. Contrary to the rules of sound thought. Not full-grown. To be an obstacle or to place obstacles in the way of. illuminant n. illogical adj. Not relating to a particular person or thing. To cause to become less or worse. imperious adj. as from disease. One who makes in imitation. or quantity. To plunge or dip entirely under water or other fluid. illusory adj. impermissible adj. The act of plunging or dipping entirely under water or another fluid. impair v.illicit adj. Indiscernible. imaginary adj. imperative adj. To cause to last or to be known or remembered throughout a great or indefinite length of time. impecunious adj. Unmoved by or not exhibiting feeling. imitation n. ill-natured adj. That which may be used to produce light. imbroglio n. as oil and water. impatience n. Habitually engaged in licentious or lewd practices. Without spot or blemish. extent. impersonate v. impersuadable adj. immigrant n. Blameless. That can not be perfected. impartial adj. To make bright or clear. imbrue v. illusion n. To endanger. impassible adj. An unreal image presented to the senses. Fancied. Surly. imminence n. Imperceptible to the touch. To appear or act in the character of. imbibe v. immigrate v. immovable adj. impede v. Having no money. illiterate adj. Not permissible. immeasurable adj. Insisting on obedience. perplexity. size. impel v. Unchangeable. illusive adj. impalpable adj. immersion n.
incandescent adj. Destitute of or lacking in power. impoverish v. impolitic adj. imperturbable adj. insinuations. incentive n. impervious adj. impracticable adj. or qualification. Accidental. implicate v. impulsive adj. Not exactly according to the facts. To deprive of power. incandescence n. impropriety n. inadmissible adj. implausible adj. To signify. improvident adj. impregnable adj. or inappropriate. Not to be approved. impute v. Insolent disrespect. Not appropriate. incarcerate v. Destitute of animal life. impulsion n. inaccessible adj. moral. or allowed. impetus n. improper adj. Silly. Awkward or slow. importation n. Insufficient. White or glowing with heat. Impenetrable. inapprehensible adj. or becoming. Unadvisable. incendiary n. Characterized by irreverence or irreligion. Urgent in character. To show or prove to be involved in or concerned implicit adj. inapt adj. That which moves the mind or inflames the passions. improvise v. Innate. Impulsive. Implied. Difficult of approach. suitable. Calm. impetuous adj. That can not be taken by assault. inaccurate adj. impetuosity n. Want of power to apprehend. request. Inexpedient. Capable of being inferred. impliable adj. or intellectual. impregnate v. Tainted. as testimony. inborn adj. impious adj.impertinence n. To attribute. impotent adj. . To imprison. Irreverence toward God. impudence n. importune v. Anything done or said on the impulse of the moment. Impetus. To harass with persistent demands or entreaties. The state of being white or glowing with heat. impugn v. inbred adj. physical. impure adj. inadequate adj. inaudible adj. Not to be understood. The state or quality of being unfit. Unpremeditated. Lacking foresight or thrift. or demand. Speechless. That can not be heard. imprudent adj. inadvisable adj. unseemly. Inert. inanimate adj. and manage. Implanted by nature. Not plausible. Freedom from punishment. To do anything extemporaneously or offhand. inactive adj. Chemical or person who starts a fire-literally or figuratively. capacity. incapacitate v. or accusations. impromptu n. Heedless. To assail with arguments. Not feasible. considered. incapacity n. The act or practice of bringing from one country into another. inane adj. Rashness. Rudeness. To make indigent or poor. understand. competency. inadvertent adj. Any impulse or incentive. inarticulate adj. imply v. importunate adj. impunity n. To make pregnant. impiety n.
That can not be described. incompressible adj. indicant adj. indescribable adj. inconstant adj. indicator n. One who or that which points out. Matchless. That can not be destroyed. as of parts or ideas in thought. General lack of capacity or fitness. The beginning. incisor n. Promiscuous. Beginning. Contradictory. indefensible adj. incitement n. incidentally adv. Small in quantity or importance. Not having the abilities desired or necessary for any purpose. incipient adj. A front or cutting tooth. indigestible adj. indignity n. indistinct adj. incident n. incompetence n. Unsuitable for the time. Without intention. Poor. Unmerited contemptuous conduct or treatment. Untenable. incipience n. Lacking wise judgment. incidence n. incontrovertible adj. especially one of little importance. Necessary or requisite for the purpose. incongruous adj. indict v. Unceasing. indefinitely adv. inceptive adj. or removed. part. incomprehensible adj. indigestion n. Incomprehensible. That can not be turned aside. indiscreet adj. Beginning. Incapable of being forced. To rouse to a particular action. or compelled. Poverty. incomparable adj. or serves as an incentive or stimulus. effaced. In a vague or uncertain way. inchmeal adv. Discordant. Having such anger and scorn as is aroused by meanness or wickedness. incombustible adj. Vague. That which begins. incessant adj. That can not be blotted out. inconvenient adj. Want of connection. Changeable. incompetent adj. incoercible adj. destroyed. indigent adj. or occasion. or difficult to digest. Incipient. Piecemeal. A happening in general. Not logically coordinated. inchoate adj. Casual occurrence. Not digestible. or agreement. etc. indigence n. inconsequential adj. Not perceptible. That which moves to action. That which points out. indestructible adj. indiscernible adj. as to parts. indivertible adj. speech. indelible adj. Valueless. inconceivable adj. . Indisputable. place. Not separable into parts. incompatible adj. Native. Resisting all attempts to reduce volume by pressure. Not understandable. indispensable adj.inception n. inchoative n. Lacking some element. incomplete adj. inconsiderable adj. indigenous adj. To reduce to ashes. inconsistent adj. Interfering with comfort or progress. To find and declare chargeable with crime. incinerate v. constrained. Initial. indiscriminate adj. incoherence n. or adjunct necessary or required. or expresses beginning. or details. That can not be burned. Difficulty or failure in the alimentary canal in changing food into absorptive nutriment. indivisible adj. incoherent adj. elements. incite v. indignant adj.
inexperience n. The derivation of a judgment from any given material of knowledge on the ground of law. or moral weakness or flaw. inflexible adj. infamous adj. To instill. That which does not accomplish an intended purpose. or crime. Cleverness in contriving. Unutterable. inference n. infernal adj. or cleverness. indolent adj. indulgence n. originality. Such as can not be made plain. One who denies the existence of God. swelling. Not fit or suitable. Not accomplishing an intended purpose. or danger. inexpedient adj. Above price. inflammable adj. infirmary n. infinity n. To trespass upon. Boundless or immeasurable extension or duration. as for vice. The act of imbuing. mental. Rareness. Not good for food. Unavoidable. desire. infamy n. indomitable adj. Unutterable. Not to be justified. or pouring in. as principles or qualities. Unadvisable. Of unchangeable length or area. Measureless. frank. Lacking in bodily or mental strength. inflammation n. or inculcate. Lack of or deficiency in experience. induct v. Ability to sway the will of another. A morbid process in some part of the body characterized by heat. Having the power to sway the will of another. Yielding to the desires or humor of oneself or those under one's care. inexcusable adj. combining. infest v. infrequence n. Easily set on fire or excited. That can not be altered or varied. Habitually inactive or idle. . or open in character or quality. Not suitable to be selected or chosen. inextensible adj. influence n. Laziness. and pain. wasted. ingenuous adj. as in contrivance or arrangement. Inanimate.indolence n. ineffable adj. indulgent adj. inexpressible adj. So large or furnishing so great a supply as not to be emptied. or originating. Candid. infidel n. inexhaustible adj. Exempt from error of judgment. influx n. passion. Unrelenting. introduce. infidelity n. ingenuity n. A place for the reception or treatment of the sick. The yielding to inclination. infrequent adj. Disloyalty. inept adj. inestimable adj. Publicly branded or notorious. A physical. infirm adj. or propensity in oneself or another. infallible adj. Uncommon. inexplicable adj. inexpensive adj. To bring in. inert adj. ingenious adj. Unconquerable. Infusion. To intoxicate. inevitable adj. Akin to or befitting hell or its occupants. influential adj. infirmity n. ineligible adj. infinite adj. Evincing skill. as in opinion or statement. Total loss or destitution of honor or reputation. inedible adj. trouble. or spent. Low-priced. inexorable adj. inebriate v. inefficient adj. infringe v. inefficiency n. To be present in such numbers as to be a source of annoyance. infuse v. infusion n.
The state of being permanently existing in something. Insinuation. inlet n. Remote from the sea. inroad n. Not assured of safety. instigator n. Imperceptible. by writing. instigate v. Pride or haughtiness exhibited in contemptuous and overbearing treatment of others. insomnia n. inimical adj. inhuman adj. To set or implant deeply and firmly. insistent adj. Unsuitable or inconvenient. inhibit v. Lacking the power of feeling or perceiving. That desires or craves immoderately or unappeasably. inseparable adj. To hold back or in. ingraft v. Tasteless. iniquity n. inherence n. instantaneous adj. force. or influence. insignificant adj. Without importance. instant n. To ask information about. inhume v. insignificance n. inscrutable adj. Impudent. To imply. To introduce. inkling n. Impenetrably mysterious or profound. To introduce or strive to introduce new things. To perform the first act or rite. insentient adj. insolent adj. insinuate v. Given to questioning. by injection. insipid adj. or document. instance n. especially out of curiosity. To enter in a book. inmost adj. insight n. inquisitive adj. One who incites to evil. insatiable adj. inject v. roll. Urgent. To provoke. Savage. especially as to time. Working ill by slow and stealthy means. inland adj. insecure adj. Harmless. Adverse. A very brief portion of time. innocuous adj. . inoffensive adj. A single occurrence or happening of a given kind. To place in the earth. That can not be separated. Forcible encroachment or trespass. insistence n. Insensibility to kindness. Intrinsic. Not disposed to entertain strangers gratuitously. One who makes an investigation. A hint. insolence n. Sleeplessness. innovate v. initiate v. inscribe v. Causing nothing displeasing or disturbing. An official appointed to examine or oversee any matter of public interest or importance. Deepest within. Component. Intellectual discernment. Countless. ingratitude n. injunction n. innuendo n. insidious adj. To win confidence or good graces for oneself. Mandate. A small body of water leading into a larger. or on a list. Urgency. innumerable adj. Done without perceptible lapse of time. Lack of import or of importance. inhospitable adj. Gross wrong or injustice. insensible adj. ingratiate v. ingredient n. A court or tribunal for examination and punishment of heretics. inspector n. Shameful. inopportune adj. inquisition n. inquire v. as a dead body. inquisitor n. inherent adj. as a fluid.inglorious adj.
intersect v. A mediator. interrogative adj. Comprehensible. interlude n. The condition resulting from one's dying not having made a valid will. interrupt v. insulate v. interposition n. Immoderate action or indulgence. interlocutor n. intention n. Authoritative act of prohibition. Having the nature or form of a question. An action or event considered as coming between others of greater length. Anything that unduly exhilarates or excites. intemperance n. intoxicant n. intolerable adj. intervene v. Adding emphasis or force. intercede v. insurgence n. interrogatory n. Entreaty in behalf of others. insufficiency n. interrogate v. intestate adj. A coming between. especially along a river. Uprising. To come between other things or persons. intimidate v. insular adj. The act of stringing or stretching. Inadequate for some need. Capacity to know or understand. intestine n. intermittent adj. Characterized by intelligence. insurrection n. A recess. intermediate adj. intervale n. A question or inquiry. Verbal interference. insuperable adj. Inability or unwillingness to bear or endure. insurgent n. or use. Pertaining to an island. Conveying knowledge. To interfere for some end. extending to the anus. insufficient adj. interim n. insuppressible adj. instructive adj. interpose v. or state of being strained. intercession n. A low tract of land between hills. That part of the digestive tube below or behind the stomach. One who takes part in forcible opposition to the constituted authorities of a place. as of the appetites. Uprightness of character and soundness of moral principle. intangible adj. integrity n. Invincible. Time between acts or periods. Bigoted. intension n. A person who makes intelligible the speech of a foreigner by oral translation. That upon which the mind is set. intolerant adj. intolerance n. One who takes part in a conversation or oral discussion. . intensive adj. intestacy n. intermit v. To place in a detached state or situation. intercessor n. intelligence n. intercept v. intelligible adj. Having no limit or end. A temporary discontinuance. Insufferable. To cut through or into so as to divide. Inadequacy.instill v. purpose. Close or confidential friendship. interpreter n. interminable adj. To stop while in progress. intimacy n. interpolation n. interdict n. The faculty of perception or thought. interact v. To mediate between persons. To cause to become frightened. Not perceptible to the touch. To infuse. Not having made a valid will. intermission n. To interrupt the course of. To examine formally by questioning. intellectual adj. To act reciprocally. Incapable of being concealed. To cause to cease temporarily. The state of being in active resistance to authority. Being in a middle place or degree or between extremes. intellect n.
Unwilling. Wearisome. Perplexity. invert v. irk v. To fill with an overflowing abundance. A small or insignificant mark or part. Situated within the walls of a city. Exhibiting changing rainbow-colors due to the interference of the light. upside down. iridescence n. A many-colored appearance. Incapable of being injured or disturbed. The act of turning or directing inward. intrude v. To afflict with pain. irksome adj. Censure or ridicule under cover of praise or compliment. A plot or scheme. inverse adj. irascible adj. One who is disabled by illness or injury. investigator n. invalid n. To look into. invulnerable adj. intromit v. Complication. inventive adj. usually complicated and intended to accomplish something by secret ways. An utterance intended to cast censure. To render of no force or effect. inwardly adv. or exposure. invaluable adj. invidious adj. invasion n. Habitual. involuntary adj. intracellular adj. inure v. Contrary in tendency or direction. Prone to anger. Inherent. invigorate v. invalidate v. Quick at contrivance. iota n. weight. inundation n. To come in without leave or license. That can not be wounded or hurt. introspection n. Flood. invoke v. Moved to anger. Fearless and bold. To insert. irate adj. Wrath. as by an act of intrusion or trespass. To harden or toughen by use. introductory adj. exercise. One who investigates. Occurring or situated wit hin a cell. inversion n. involve v. Encroachment. or in opposite direction. investor n. Preliminary. To animate. inveterate adj. introvert v. Having no force. irony n. involution n. intrepid adj. introgression n. Showing or feeling envy. To draw into entanglement. literally or figuratively. The act of entering without warrant or invitation. One who invests money. ire n. To turn within. invalid adj. inviolable adj. introspect v. Exceedingly precious. subdued. Unchangeable. To utter vehement censure or invective. To make drunk. To call on for assistance or protection. inveigh v. intuition n. Change of order so that the first shall become last and the last first. vexation. or fatigue. Not to be conquered. encroachment. The act of observing and analyzing one's own thoughts and feelings. physically or mentally. or cogency. iridescent adj. intrigue n. intramural adj. invariable adj. Difficult to follow or understand. To turn inside out. inundate v. With no outward manifestation. or overcome. Instinctive knowledge or feeling.intoxicate v. . invincible adj. invective n. introversion n. or reproach. intrinsic adj. intrusion n. Entrance. intricacy n. intricate adj.
To render clear and intelligible. isochronous adj. islet n. judicature n. Jingo n. by ditches or other artificial means. Sudden invasion. The quality of producing vexation. jocose adj. irresponsible adj. jargon n. as land. A sudden irregular shake or a push causing such a shake. judicial adj. jugglery n. To excite ill temper or impatience in. irrefrangible adj. or tension. Distribution and administration of justice by trial and judgment. Careless of or unable to meet responsibilities. Done or made in jest. itinerary n. irrigate v. That can not be refuted or disproved. irrelevant adj. joggle n. A mechanical. Prudent. Having or marking equality of temperature. Inapplicable. especially for sacred things. irritate v. irrefragable adj. irreverent adj. unintelligible speech or highly technical speech.irradiance n. That can not be rectified or made amends for. irritant n. Exultation. juicy adj. irrigant adj. isothermal adj. Succulent. To play tricks of sleight of hand. irreverential adj. That can not be lessened. That can not be broken or violated. The faculty by the exercise of which a deliberate conclusion is reached. To water. Indifferent or opposed to religion. judiciary n. Showing or expressing a deficiency of veneration. Showing or expressing a deficiency of veneration. That department of government which administers the law relating to civil and criminal justice. irreducible adj. jeopardize v. due to obstructed excretion of bile or characterized by yellowing of the skin. To separate from others of its kind. isobar n. Showing impatience or ill temper on little provocation. A morbid condition. jocular adj. Pertaining to the throat. especially for sacred things. jaundice n. That can not be restrained or kept down. . irruption n. Merry. Luster. irreparable adj. isolate v. A little island. isle n. pain. An island. journalize v. judicious adj. chemical. jugular adj. irreverence n. Wandering. irritable adj. A detailed account or diary of a journey. Relating to or denoting equal intervals of time. or pathological agent of inflammation. irradiate v. juggle v. especially for sacred things. irreligious adj. irreversible adj. Inclined to joke. To wander from place to place. jubilation n. irrational adj. To imperil. judgment n. Not possessed of reasoning powers or understanding. irrepressible adj. itinerant adj. Irrevocable. irresistible adj. That can not be successfully withstood or opposed. One of a party in Great Britain in favor of spirited and demonstrative foreign policy. The quality showing or expressing a deficiency of veneration. Confused. The art or practice of sleight of hand. Serving to water lands by artificial means. A line joining points at which the barometric pressure is the same at a specified moment. itinerate v. To keep a diary. jovial adj. Pertaining to the administration of justice. irritancy n.
A familiar object in the landscape serving as a guide to an area otherwise easily lost track of. keepsake n. or other material. The science of rights in accordance with positive law. knavery n. A lad. lactation n. lapse n. kind-hearted adj. lacerate v. To tear rudely or raggedly. One thousand watts.junction n. knead v. fastening with a sash. A length of 1. burning. kinsfolk n. knickknack n. especially one of picturesque effect. latent adj. kingship n. Relatives. Deceitfulness in dealing. A small article. A square of linen. pl. latish adj. A slight deviation from what is right. An oven or furnace for baking. junta n. kilometer n. One of the wandering knights who in the middle ages went forth in search of adventure. proper. kerchief n. . kiloliter n. or just. A loose robe. A rural view. juridical adj. Lassitude of body or depression.000 meters. Lustful. Rather late. Anything kept or given to be kept for the sake of the giver. The state of being dormant. latency n. juxtapose v. jurisdiction n. Landowner. laggard adj. intended for dipping up and pouring liquids. One who serves on a jury or is sworn in for jury duty in a court of justice. juvenile adj. especially with the hands. A cup-shaped vessel with a long handle. Characteristic of youth. Directed toward the side. used as a covering for the head or neck. ladle n. later adv. At a subsequent time. The secretion of milk. Royal state. landmark n. languid adj. juncture n. silk. the principal outer garment in Japan. languor n. landlord n. Relaxed. Assumed by law to exist. jurisprudence n. lascivious adj. Lawful power or right to exercise official authority. Toilsome. A grain or seed. lassie n. A man who owns and lets a tenement or tenements. or seam. kernel n. as seen from a distance or an elevation. Pertaining to milk. lateral adj. To mix and work into a homogeneous mass. One thousand liters. To engage in a tilt with lances on horseback. or drying industrial products. lacteal adj. labyrinth n. justification n. A petty king. The condition of being joined. A council or assembly that deliberates in secret upon the affairs of government. joust v. landholder n. lackadaisical adj. An articulation. A maze. Listless. joint. juror n. Dormant. kimono n. kingling n. more for ornament that use. kilowatt n. kiln n. knight errant n. Having a kind and sympathetic nature. Chivalry. landscape n. Falling behind. Vindication. Milky. knighthood n. laddie n. laborious adj. To place close together. A little lass. lactic adj.
Crowned with laurel. lax adj. Not stringent or energetic. legionary n. Accordance with law. lenient adj. leniency n. levy v. laxative adj. licentious adj. To impose and collect by force or threat of force. A little leaf or a booklet. leaven v. A covering for the leg. Frivolity. licit adj. leonine adj. laudation n. Defamation. or through which one may exert great power. ligament n. ligature n. laudatory adj. Free from care. Having power to open or loosen the bowels. A lawgiver. leviathan n. lexicon n. liege adj. High praise. To make or enact a law or laws. laud v. lethargy n. Characterized by lust or lasciviousness. lien n. legitimate adj. legislate v. lifetime n. liberalism n. . lieu n. To make light by fermentation. An embankment beside a river or stream or an arm of the sea. That which exerts. levee n. or containing praise. That which binds objects together. A legal claim or hold on property. Having the sanction of law or established custom. legislator n. A bequest. Sovereign. lifelike adj. laundress n. lever n. One who makes dictionaries. lewd adj. Openwork of metal or wood. legalize v. Any large animal. A field. A legislator. laudable adj. as a whale. lexicography n. lexicographer n. lea n. Using the left hand or arm more dexterously than the right. Lawful. liable adj. or serves for binding or tying. legitimacy n. To give the authority of law to. leaflet n. to prevent overflow. To set free or release from bondage. leeward n. Spare time. as dough. as a mark of distinction. expressing. To wash or bathe. Lasting or continuous through life. To praise in words or song. lawgiver n. left-handed adj. The making of dictionaries. leisure n. legacy n. formed by crossing or interlacing strips or bars. legging n. Washerwoman. legible adj. Opposition to conservatism. Wanton. Like a lion. A legislator. A member of an ancient Roman legion or of the modern French Legion of Honor. lawmaker n.lattice n. Pertaining to. The time that life continues. laureate adj. levity n. lave v. Anything that constricts. That side or direction toward which the wind blows. Forbearance. lifelong adj. legislative adj. A dictionary. Justly or legally responsible. Prolonged sluggishness of body or mind. Stead. light-hearted adj. That makes or enacts laws. liberate v. Not harsh. Praiseworthy. libel n. That may be read with ease. Realistic. as security for a debt or charge.
literacy n. Amiable. The act or power of moving from one place to another. One who is acquainted with several languages. loch n. Unusually prolonged life. an etched stone surface for printing. lordling n. likelihood n. history. Talkative. lode n. liquidate v. lucid adj. lithesome adj. In engraving. liturgy n. Having the texture of appearance of wood. or living on a shore.ligneous adj. lowly adv.bearing vein. logical adj. Averse. To deliver the amount or value of. listless adj. lithe adj. logician n. loquacious adj. loneliness n. A somewhat continuous unstratified metal. liner n. Supple. Means of subsistence. lovable adj. literal adj. loot v. Plausible. etc. A vessel belonging to a steamship-line. A lake. linguistics n. likely adj. linear adj. lingo n. inflammation. liquor n. low-spirited adj. literature n. A party to a lawsuit. lingual adj. Inattentive. pertaining to. limitation n. lingua n. . Any alcoholic or intoxicating liquid. Of the nature of a line. litigate v. or the place where or wherein an action occurs. lodgment n. The written or printed productions of the human mind collectively. A probability. To abominate. Indicating place. liquefy v. Quarrelsome. litigious adj. An alcoholic cordial sweetened and flavored with aromatic substances. To cause to become the subject-matter of a suit at law. To convert into a liquid or into liquid form. loathe v. livelihood n. as contused flesh. Mentally sound. Rudely. Fondness. liniment n. The state or condition of knowing how to read and write. littoral adj. liquefacient adj. or of the origin. A ritual. The science of correct thinking. loath adj. Pertaining to the use of the tongue in utterance. lithotype n. Nimble. loam n. A restriction. livid adj. locomotion n. Black-and-blue. Capable of or characterized by clear reasoning. Of. The act of furnishing with temporary quarters. Following the exact words. litigant n. liqueur n. Language. Solitude. liking n. The tongue. locative adj. lithograph n. An expert reasoner. Possessing a liquefying nature or power. One who consumes time idly. A print made by printing from stone. lough n. To plunder. The science of languages. A small insect parasitic on and sucking the blood of mammals. linguist n. A non-coherent mixture of sand and clay. logic n. loiterer n. A little lord. and significance of words. Despondent. louse n. longevity n. A liquid preparation for rubbing on the skin in cases of bruises. A lake or loch.
A sorcerer. especially a chronic or deep-seated one. or temporarily. Ill will. with small broken stone. usually with the infant Jesus. A person of rank or importance. luminosity n. Excessive or superfluous growth or quantity. Showing increase. Untruthfulness. Evil in nature or tending to do great harm or mischief. Wishing evil to others. lyric adj. luscious adj. Laughable. Mental unsoundness. Indian corn: usually in the United States called simply corn. fever. Pliant. or action. magnanimous adj. machinist n. ludicrous adj. To make a magnet of. or power. Mischievous. luminary n. Rich. luminous adj. A fever characterized by alternating chills. To cover or pave. as a path or roadway. Fitted for expression in song. malaria n. and sweating. magnetize v. magnificent adj. malediction n. A painted or sculptured representation of the Virgin. Abundant or superabundant in growth. lunacy n. wealth. malefactor n. maleficent adj. Grand or majestic in appearance. Generous in treating or judging others. Giving or radiating light. maintenance n. malcontent n. malleable adj. luxuriance n. luxuriant adj. The office or dignity of a magistrate. macadamize v. or uses metal-working tools. malign v. To inflame with passion. magnet n.lucrative adj. One who injures another. maize n. Madonna n. To live sumptuously. Showing increase of light. lunatic n. malignant adj. A great Hindu prince. That which supports or sustains. maidenhood n. maharaja n. The parts of a machine or engine. permanently. One who makes or repairs machines. The moon. lustrous adj. malevolence n. Having an air of authority. makeup n. Importance. character. luminescent adj. The quality of giving or radiating light. malady n. magisterial adj. Shining. One of the heavenly bodies as a source of light. magician n. One of the most ancient of stringed instruments of the harp class. magistracy n. Virginity. and delicious. An insane person. madden v. To speak evil of. malevolent adj. lyre n. The arrangements or combination of the parts of which anything is composed. The whole of any sphere or department of nature or knowledge to which man is related. Highly profitable. lurid adj. The exhibition of greatness of action. macrocosm n. lunar adj. sweet. machinery n. One who is dissatisfied with the existing state of affairs. intellect. maintain v. A body possessing that peculiar form of polarity found in nature in the lodestone. taken collectively. lune n. Ghastly and sensational. magnificence n. lying n. magnate n. magnitude n. quality. Pertaining to the moon. . especially to do so falsely and severely. Any physical disease or disorder. luminescence n. luxuriate v. The calling down of a curse or curses. To hold or preserve in any particular state or condition.
Situated on or near the sea. maniac n. Constant or excessive adherence to one manner. Like a man. Something that has actual and undeniable existence or reality. matter of fact n. a person raving with madness. as bravery. mastery n. Pertaining or peculiar to a mother or to motherhood. An entertainment (especially theatrical) held in the daytime. To treat ill. maze n. A labyrinth. maneuver v. masterpiece n. style. The union of a man and a woman in marriage. Of considerable bulk and weight. The landed estate of a lord or nobleman.mallet n. mawkish adj. massive adj. manumission n. of one's mother. Expressive of positive command. massacre n. manliness n. maritime adj. man-trap n. explanation or defense of intentions. sometimes richly ornamented. The art or work of constructing. materialize v. To take perceptible or substantial form. manufacturer n. martyrdom n. mead n. A wooden hammer. etc. masonry n. material n. etc. matrix n. as of action or conduct. as distinguished from merely directory. mandatory adj. The qualities characteristic of a true man. A principle accepted as true and acted on as a rule or guide. mannerism n. meager adj. A tomb of more than ordinary size or architectural pretensions. A meadow. Foolishly and tearfully affectionate. To wind and turn while proceeding in a course. A social party composed of persons masked and costumed so as to be disguised. with regularly arranged stones. mechanics n. either the Roman god of war or the planet. To put ashore and abandon (a person) on a desolate coast or island. matricide n. mane n. manumit v. mantel n. roughly. mantle n. or motives. maroon v. To make adroit or artful moves: manage affairs by strategy. A superior production. or abusively. Pertaining to Mars. as buildings. marine adj. Sickening or insipid. about a fireplace. Insanity. The attainment of superior skill. scanty.. maudlin adj. making announcement. A place or structure dangerous to human life. meander v. The long hair growing upon and about the neck of certain animals. That of which anything is composed or may be constructed. mandate n. Afraid to express facts or opinions plainly. or peculiarity. marvel v. The unnecessary and indiscriminate killing of human beings. An animal that devours human beings. To set free from bondage. The killing. Pertaining to war or military operations. A cloak. Submission to death or persecution for the sake of faith or principle. as the horse and the lion. especially the murdering. A person engaged in manufacturing as a business. A public declaration. mealy-mouthed adj. Of or pertaining to the sea or matters connected with the sea. resolution. maternal adj. man-eater n. maxim n. maltreat v. manlike adj. The branch of physics that treats the phenomena caused by the action of . The facing. To be astonished and perplexed because of (something). Martian adj. matinee n. mania n. A command. including the usual shelf above it. walls. martial adj. manor n. unkindly. manifesto n. Emancipation. mausoleum n. matrimony n. masquerade n. That which contains and gives shape or form to anything.
heavy. mentor n. meddlesome adj. Gentlemen. The turning or revolving of a subject in the mind. medley n. medial adj. Ordinary. Untrue. mete v. metal n. by speaking as if the other. metaphor n. An apparatus for magnifying faint sounds. To effect by negotiating as an agent between parties. Noteworthy. A figure of speech in which one object is likened to another.forces. . microphone n. mercenary adj. melodious adj. Philosophical. metropolis n. Relating to measurement. A collection of wild animals. as by smelting. memorable adj. medieval adj. messieurs n. Greedy merciful adj. medallion n. melodrama n. A chief city. meliorate v. To apportion. micrometer n. Characterized by a sweet succession of sounds. An instrument for measuring very small angles or dimensions. pl. The art or science of extracting a metal from ores. Conducted or acting on business principles. A drama with a romantic story or plot and sensational situation and incidents. and lustrous. whether human or beast. An instrument for indicating and marking exact time in music. metaphysician n. mediate v. metempsychosis n. merciless adj. A beggar. Sweetly or smoothly flowing. memento n. Courage. A wise and faithful teacher. Of or pertaining to the middle. microscope n. A substance possessing or reputed to possess curative or remedial properties. Intellectuality. metaphysics n. A large medal. Cruel. Pertaining to a chief city. metaphysical adj. To make better or improve. as in quality or social or physical condition. meticulous adj. Having courage or spirit. One skilled in metaphysics. medicine n. Alluring by false or gaudy show. metronome n. A passing from one form or shape into another. Transition of the soul of a human being at death into another body. menagerie n. is usually hard. To hypnotize. meditation n. mettlesome adj. metropolitan adj. mentality n. metonymy n. metallurgy n. microcosm n. An instrument for assisting the eye in the vision of minute objects or features of objects. metric adj. An element that forms a base by combining with oxygen. A threat. either the capital or the largest or most important city of a state. commercial. The principles of philosophy as applied to explain the methods of any particular science. metamorphosis n. meretricious adj. mendicant n. A souvenir. menace n. mellifluous adj. Belonging or relating to or descriptive of the middle ages. mettle n. mesmerize v. mediocre adj. and friend. guide. The world or universe on a small scale. Interfering. mendacious adj. Over-cautious. A figure of speech that consists in the naming of a thing by one of its attributes. especially when kept for exhibition. Disposed to pity and forgive. mercantile adj. A composition of different songs or parts of songs arranged to run as a continuous whole.
To make a mistake in counting. A woman who makes a business of assisting at childbirth. A policy of maintaining great standing armies. collectively. region. mismanage v. or habitat to another. midsummer n. The art of examing objects with the microscope. small crime. minute adj. To reduce to the smallest possible amount or degree. The middle of the summer. A servile favorite. The book containing the service for the celebration of mass. who are enrolled and drilled in temporary military organizations. A very small amount. To remove or pass from one country. To maltreat. Wandering. Hatred of mankind. microscopy n. A person given to saving and hoarding unduly. miscount v. Those citizens. militia n. migratory adj. misogamy n. misty adj. A wrong or improper act. misnomer n. misbehavior n. Hatred of marriage. thrown or intended to be thrown. An optical effect looking like a sheet of water in the desert. misapprehend v. Wandering. minion n. Adapted to or characterized by minute observation. misogyny n. To misgovern. midwife n. A small or unimportant particular or detail. To Take in a wrong sense. miser n. A message in writing. mischievous adj. mimic v. Milky Way n. misrule v. A service. misbehave v. Misfortune. misdeed n. militant adj. A villain. or particle. The smaller in number of two portions into which a number or a group is divided. To regard with suspicion or jealousy. Any religious ceremonial. improperly. misrepresent v. Much smaller than reality or that the normal size. missal n. A name wrongly or mistakenly applied. misanthropic adj. migrate v. To misplace. mien n. To manage badly. militarism n. A distance in miles. mileage n. Hating mankind. misanthropy n. Lacking clearness misunderstand v. portion. mishap n. mite n. Of a warlike or combative disposition or tendency. miscreant n. ministration n. especially a weapon. Hatred of women. An unlucky accident. A grass cultivated for forage and cereal. To misunderstand. militate v. millet n. mirage n. . missive n. Fond of tricks. missile n. ministry n. misplace v. Ill or improper behavior. misadventure n. minimize v. misinterpret v. To behave ill. Exceedingly small in extent or quantity. misuse v.microscopic adj. To put into a wrong place. To have weight or influence (in determining a question). Any object. or unskillfully. misdemeanor n. The galaxy. The external appearance or manner of a person. miniature adj. mistrust v. To give a wrong impression. Evil conduct. To imitate the speech or actions of. mislay v. minority n. To misunderstand. migrant adj. minutia n.
Lawless control of public affairs by the mob or populace. mordant adj. An emergency legislation authorizing a government suspend some action temporarily. A French title of respect. mitigate v. A dwelling-place occupied in common by persons under religious vows of seclusion. moderator n. moratorium n. and sir. monolith n. To make milder or more endurable. moralize v. On the point of dying. zeal. mnemonics n. The junction of two bodies at an equally divided angle. monetary adj. monologue n. moccasin n. mongrel n. usually initials of a name. To soothe. feathers. The control of a thing. morality n. A story or drama told or performed by one person. inflection. modulate v. monomania n. momentum n. monarchy n. modification n. To make characteristic of the present or of recent times. monotonous adj. To vary in tone. moralist n. or having but one mate. Financial. Temperance. motto n. Biting or giving to biting. motley adj.miter n. monition n. monocracy n. sovereign ruler. momentous adj. or . as hair. pitch or other quality of sound. morose adj. as a commodity. A word of one syllable. morbid adj. moonbeam n. Fashionable. courage. To cast off. An impetus. Caused by or denoting a diseased or unsound condition of body or mind. morphology n. monstrosity n. moat n. Admonition or warning. monsieur n. Very significant. modernity n. monogram n. momentary adj. A state of mind with reference to confidence. A treatise discussing a single subject or branch of a subject. Government by a single. mordacious adj. The sameness or monotony of utterance. moribund adj. Composed of heterogeneous or inharmonious elements. The state or character of being modern. monastery n. monopoly n. Ridicule. A foot-covering made of soft leather or buckskin. molt v. To render virtuous. moderation n. morale n. monitory n. An expressive word or pithy sentence enunciating some guiding rule of life. A change. A character consisting of two or more letters interwoven into one. monograph n. Unchanging and tedious. The habit of pairing. the science of organic forms. equivalent to Mr. Gloomy. mockery n. To make somewhat different. etc. Lasting but a short time. monotony n. to enable a person to raise its price. Biting. The unreasonable pursuit of one idea. modify v. Friendly counsel given by way of warning and implying caution or reproof. modish adj. mobocracy n. modernize v. The progeny resulting from the crossing of different breeds or varieties. monosyllable n. Government by a single person. A lack of variety. A system of principles and formulas designed to assist the recollection in certain instances. A ditch on the outside of a fortress wall. mollify v. monotone n. Anything unnaturally huge or distorted. and the like. The presiding officer of a meeting. monogamy n. A writer on ethics. Virtue. Any structure or sculpture in stone formed of a single piece. A ray of moonlight.
narration n. colorless. volatile. muster n. seamen. One who practices the art of foretelling the future by means of communication with the dead. myriad n. fabled to have fallen in love with his reflection. Pertaining to one's birth. To render indispensable. That which is indispensably requisite to an end desired. The depression on the abdomen where the umbilical cord of the fetus was attached. One who professes direct divine illumination. nausea n. A list of persons who have died in a certain place or time. muddle v. mystification n. To tell a story. One who narrates anything. A giving characterized by generous motives and extraordinary liberality. as by wraps. Having many shapes. multiplicity n. Having no fame or reputation. A light. myth n. nasal adj. Rebellion against lawful or constituted authority. nautical adj. municipal adj. An affection of the stomach producing dizziness and usually an impulse to vomit nauseate v. To disfigure. mystic n. or for numbering off. muleteer n. narrative n. To confuse or becloud. navel n. Narcissus n. The act of artfully perplexing. A mule-driver. mutilate v. nameless adj. multiform adj. mutiny n. The act or process of change. necromancer n. natal adj. Pertaining to ships. An orderly continuous account of the successive particulars of an event. As much as can be or is usually put into the or exercise. mythology n. navigate v. the condition of being manifold or very various. One who travels among or climbs mountains for pleasure or exercise. mundane adj. Indispensably requisite or absolutely needed to accomplish a desired result. especially with or as with drink. narrate v. navigable adj. necessity n. mulatto n. as in manufacture of paints.faith. necessary adj. mouthful n. A fictitious narrative presented as historical. inflammable oil used as a solvent. naval adj. Worldly. The offspring of a white person and a black person. To cause to loathe. nationality n. or to its corporate or local government. naphtha n. mountainous adj. Capable of commercial navigation. An assemblage or review of troops for parade or inspection. Of or pertaining to a town or city. According to the usual order of things. but without any basis of fact. mountaineer n. necrology n. munificent adj. A vast indefinite number. To deaden the sound of. naturally adv. The act of recounting the particulars of an event in the order of time or occurrence. The son of the Athenian river-god Cephisus. nauseous adj. . Extraordinarily generous. narrator n. as opposed to spiritual or celestial. or navigation. Full of or abounding in mountains. munificence n. Loathsome. mutation n. or appearances. The whole body of legends cherished by a race concerning gods and heroes. Pertaining to ships. Pertaining to the nose. A district enjoying municipal government. muffle v. A connection with a particular nation. municipality n. necessitate v. narrow-minded adj. To traverse by ship. A gaseous body of unorganized stellar substance. Characterized by illiberal views or sentiments. or relies upon meditation to acquire truth. nebula n.
or delivery. Clamorous. neocracy n. The act of denying or of asserting the falsity of a proposition. necrosis n. want. Newtonian adj. network n. One who receives a nomination. Light and quick in motion or action. Any especially sweet and delicious drink.necropolis n. To designate as a candidate for any office. as for a treaty or transfer of property. the death of part of the body. . neglectful adj. Not residing within a given jurisdiction. nondescript adj. negligent adj. A city of the dead. neo-Latin n. Of or pertaining to Sir Isaac Newton. negligible adj. nestling adj. noiseless adj. Pertaining to the later stone age. neuter adj. nomination n. particularly to the sense of smell. endorsement. nit n. A state of mind indicating lack of interest. needy adj. Trivial. neology n. nocturnal adj.lines. the English philosopher. Of or pertaining to the night. but having duties other than that of fighting. Modernized Latin. Neither masculine nor feminine. negotiable v. nectarine n. neo-Darwinsim n. divinity of chastisement and vengeance. Having no fixed abode. non-resident adj. negation n. Silent. Transferable by assignment. negligence n. To adjust cozily in snug quarters. To excite sensations of uneasiness or displeasure in. A new or revived paganism. A goddess. noisy adj. Usual or customary. Anything that presents a system of cross. Neolithic adj. non-combatant n. nectar n. nonpareil n. Indescribable. nominal adj. Stingy. nestle v. A person or thing of little or no account. nomic adj. (no longer acceptable to use) nihilist n. One attached to the army or navy. non-existent n. neurology n. The science of the nervous system. An advocate of the doctrine that nothing either exists or can be known. Exhibiting or indicating omission. That which does not exist. nil n. negate v. Embroidery. Pertaining to the nerves or nervous system. nomad adj. Government administered by new or untried persons. nefarious adj. neophyte adj. nettle v. or poverty. niggardly adj. The coining or using of new words or new meanings of words. To deny. Recently hatched. neutral adj. To bargain with others for an agreement. Nemesis n. nonentity n. neural adj. One who or that which is of unequaled excellence. Belonging to or under control of neither of two contestants. Omission of that which ought to be done. neopaganism n. The act or ceremony of naming a man or woman for office. negligee n. Darwinism as modified and extended by more recent students. Notwithstanding. Very offensive. Being in need. A variety of the peach. Having the character of a beginner. Wicked in the extreme. nominate v. nonchalance n. nevertheless conj. Apt to omit what ought to be done. noisome adj. Nothing nimble adj. needlework n. The egg of a louse or some other insect. A loose gown worn by women. nominee n.
obituary adj. Of or pertaining to number. Having nutritious properties. nowadays adv. oakum n. oblivion n. nutriment n. either wholly or in part. A published notice of a death. observant adj. said of lines. noticeable adj. measure. A slight degree of difference in anything perceptible to the sense of the mind. oblique adj. To hold to the fulfillment of duty. A traditional form or customary act. To fill with impediments so as to prevent passage. especially to the marriage ceremony. A beginner in any business or occupation. Showing a servile readiness to fall in with the wishes or will of another. The act or art of reading or naming numbers. The process of fostering or promoting growth. To cause to disappear. A convent for nuns. Of or peculiar to Normandy. nuptial adj. Longer than broad: applied most commonly to rectangular objects considerably elongated obnoxious adj. nurture n. Having no power or force. arising from conceit or the desire to have one's own way. obstreperous adj. Grasping and representing facts as they are. Naked. To be pushed or to push oneself into undue prominence. oblong adj. Funeral rites. Hurtful. nuance n. vexes. That which annoys. Quick to notice. Passing out of use. as to a proposition. obstetrician n. No longer practiced or accepted. or ruling. novellette n. nowhere adv. numerical adj. obliterate v. observance n. A building designed for systematic astronomical observations. nugatory adj.norm n. as a word. A practitioner of midwifery. obesity n. obsequious adj. observatory n. normalcy n. Boisterous. Hemp-fiber obtained by untwisting and picking out loosely the yarns of old hemp rope. The state of having passed out of the memory or of being utterly forgotten. Exceedingly fat. novice n. nutritive adj. notorious adj. obsolescence n. obstinacy n. Perceptible. Tending to be pushed or to push oneself into undue prominence. Norman adj. In the present time or age. in northern France. Made of or from oak. usually monumental or commemorative. A short novel. That which nourishes. The state of being normal. Slanting. nostrum n. obsequies n. nuisance n. Any scheme or recipe of a charlatan character. obstetrics n. nucleus n. obtrude v. objective adj. nunnery n. Binding in law or conscience. obstruct v. A model. Hindrance. A square shaft with pyramidal top. A central point or part about which matter is aggregated. In no place or state. obsolete adj. oaken adj. Stubborn adherence to opinion. The branch of medical science concerned with the treatment and care of women during pregnancy. numeration n. obtrusive adj. obligate v. obdurate adj. The condition or process of gradually falling into disuse. Unfavorably known to the general public. noxious adj. obese adj. or irritates. Impassive to feelings of humanity or pity. Detestable. Excessive fatness. Of or pertaining to marriage. nude adj. obstruction n. . obelisk n. obsolescent adj. obligatory adj. objector n. One who objects.
A fatty preparation with a butter-like consistency in which a medicinal substance exists. officiate v. opponent n. opaque adj. octogenarian adj. Having or diffusing an odor or scent. A violent onset. or done at the right moment. A humorous play in dialogue and music. as a gas by a metal. resulting in smoky tints. opalescence n. Existing but not immediately perceptible. onerous adj. . onslaught n. oddity n. of more than one act. onrush n. ominous adj. ode n. One who supports the opposite side in a debate. Active. A note at this interval above or below any other. omnivorous adj. Burdensome or oppressive. obviate v. considered in relation to that other. Occident n. omnipotence n. Hateful. Possessed of unlimited and universal power. A burden or responsibility. To absorb. operate v. One versed or skilled in treating diseases of the eye. octavo n. A figure with eight sides and eight angles. odium n. A person of between eighty and ninety years. Intermeddling with what is not one's concern. said. discussion. octave n. especially a fragrant one. as distinguished from the actual owner. operetta n. as an emblem of peace. occupant n. occlude v. Portentous. Unlimited or infinite knowledge. odorous adj. officious adj. A feeling of extreme repugnance. occurrence n. Eating or living upon food of all kinds indiscriminately. opinion n. A happening. To clear away or provide for. or collection of paper in which the sheets are so folded as to make eight leaves. To act as an officer or leader. offshoot n. olive-branch n. especially of troops. octagon n. occult adj. or of dislike and disgust. especially an agreeable one. off adj. To put in action and supervise the working of. ocular adj. occasion n. onus n. An important event or celebration. struggle. opportunist n. One who takes advantage of circumstances to gain his ends. Having an odor.obvert v. Omnipotent adj. Farther or more distant. operator n. A book. odious adj. Impervious to light. An eccentricity. A demon or monster that was supposed to devour human beings. odoriferous adj. operative adj. Onset. To turn the front or principal side of (a thing) toward any person or object. Without preparation. ogre n. omniscient adj. Of or pertaining to the eye. opportune adj. omniscience n. A branch of the olive-tree. as an objection or difficulty. omission n. One who works with or controls some machine or scientific apparatus. A conclusion or judgment held with confidence. ointment n. Especially fit as occurring. A tenant in possession of property. oculist n. Unlimited and universal power. olfactory adj. The form of lyric poetry anciently intended to be sung. Characterized by unlimited or infinite knowledge. upon an enemy or fortification. onset n. An assault. The countries lying west of Asia and the Turkish dominions. of or pertaining to the sense of smell. or sport. offhand adv. Something that branches off from the parent stock. Exclusion. The property of combined refraction and reflection of light. but falling short of positive knowledge.
Holding the commonly accepted faith. ordeal n. opprobrium n. third. oratorio n. outbreak n. To reach or go beyond. out-of-the-way adj. osculate v. especially of passion in an individual. Pertaining to the eye or vision. One who makes or deals in optical instruments or eye-glasses. power. as first. original adj. Remotely situated. Favorable or advantageous chance or opening. Shocking in conduct. To be under moral obligation to be or do. Not copied nor produced by imitation. An elaborate or formal public speech. option n. To deliver an elaborate or formal public speech. outdo v. A vehement or loud cry or clamor. The beginning of that which becomes or is made to be. optometry n. oratory n. The state of being scornfully reproached or accused of evil. Relating to the correcting or preventing of deformity orthopedist n. Having or determined by right angles. generally taken from the Scriptures. outcry n. outlive v. conscience. The view that everything in nature and the history of mankind is ordered for the best. optic n. outlaw n. Wild or wanton revelry. oust v. One rejected and despised. out-and-out adv. To surpass. orthodox adj. oration n. orthopedic adj. ought v. orator n. strength. Ornamented to a marked degree. To kiss. opulence n. outpost n. Genuinely. outcast n. to convert into bone.opportunity n. chorus. ossify v. outrage n. optimism n. ostracize v. outreach v. as in society or politics. To last longer than. etc. as of something that has been pent up or restrained. ordnance n. That form of the numeral that shows the order of anything in a series. Measurement of the powers of vision. or liberty of choosing. A composition for solo voices. outlandish adj. A detachment of troops stationed at a distance from the main body to guard against surprise. ordinal n. To eject. To cause or constitute the beginning or first stage of the existence of. The right. especially socially. optics n. uncouth. A violent issue. outrageous adj. and all that is connected with sight. . optician n. Anything that severely tests courage. Acceptance of the common faith. and unfamiliar aspect or action. The science that treats of light and vision. originate v. outlast v. and orchestra. outburst n. opulent adj. A general name for all kinds of weapons and their appliances used in war. orate v. ostracism n. ornate adj. To swing back and forth. patience. opposite adj. A sudden and violent breaking forth. The art of public speaking. ordination n. Of barbarous. Radically different or contrary in action or movement. ostentation n. A display dictated by vanity and intended to invite applause or flattery. To continue to exist after. Affluence. orthogonal adj. A habitual lawbreaker. Wealthy. A consecration to the ministry. Uttered through the mouth. oral adj. origin n. To exclude from public or private favor. Exclusion from intercourse or favor. orthodoxy n. orgies n. One who delivers an elaborate or formal speech. A gross infringement of morality or decency. second. One who practices the correcting or preventing of deformity oscillate v.
outride v. To ride faster than. outrigger n. A part built or arranged to project beyond a natural outline for support. outright adv. Entirely. outskirt n. A border region. outstretch v. To extend. outstrip v. To go beyond. outweigh v. To surpass in importance or excellence. overdo v. To overtax the strength of. overdose n. An excessive dose, usually so large a dose of a medicine that its effect is toxic. overeat v. To eat to excess. overhang n. A portion of a structure which projects or hangs over. overleap v. To leap beyond. overlord n. One who holds supremacy over another. overpass v. To pass across or over, as a river. overpay v. To pay or reward in excess. overpower v. To gain supremacy or victory over by superior power. overproduction n. Excessive production. overreach v. To stretch out too far. overrun v. To infest or ravage. oversee v. To superintend. overseer n. A supervisor. overshadow v. To cast into the shade or render insignificant by comparison. overstride v. To step beyond. overthrow v. To vanquish an established ruler or government. overtone n. A harmonic. overture n. An instrumental prelude to an opera, oratorio, or ballet. overweight n. Preponderance. pacify v. To bring into a peaceful state. packet n. A bundle, as of letters. pact n. A covenant. pagan n. A worshiper of false gods. pageant n. A dramatic representation, especially a spectacular one. palate n. The roof of the mouth. palatial adj. Magnificent. paleontology n. The branch of biology that treats of ancient life and fossil organisms. palette n. A thin tablet, with a hole for the thumb, upon which artists lay their colors for painting. palinode n. A retraction. pall v. To make dull by satiety. palliate v. To cause to appear less guilty. pallid adj. Of a pale or wan appearance. palpable n. perceptible by feeling or touch. palsy n. Paralysis. paly adj. Lacking color or brilliancy. pamphlet n. A brief treatise or essay, usually on a subject of current interest. pamphleteer v. To compose or issue pamphlets, especially controversial ones. panacea n. A remedy or medicine proposed for or professing to cure all diseases. Pan-American adj. Including or pertaining to the whole of America, both North and South. pandemic adj. Affecting a whole people or all classes, as a disease. pandemonium n. A fiendish or riotous uproar. panegyric n. A formal and elaborate eulogy, written or spoken, of a person or of an act. panel n. A rectangular piece set in or as in a frame. panic n. A sudden, unreasonable, overpowering fear. panoply n. A full set of armor. panorama n. A series of large pictures representing a continuous scene. pantheism n. The worship of nature for itself or its beauty.
Pantheon n. A circular temple at Rome with a fine Corinthian portico and a great domed roof. pantomime n. Sign-language. pantoscope n. A very wide-angled photographic lens. papacy n. The official head of the Roman Catholic Church. papyrus n. The writing-paper of the ancient Egyptians, and later of the Romans. parable n. A brief narrative founded on real scenes or events usually with a moral. paradox n. A statement or doctrine seemingly in contradiction to the received belief. paragon n. A model of excellence. parallel v. To cause to correspond or lie in the same direction and equidistant in all parts. parallelism n. Essential likeness. paralysis n. Loss of the power of contractility in the voluntary or involuntary muscles. paralyze v. To deprive of the power to act. paramount adj. Supreme in authority. paramour n. One who is unlawfully and immorally a lover or a mistress. paraphernalia n. Miscellaneous articles of equipment or adornment. paraphrase v. Translate freely. pare v. To cut, shave, or remove (the outside) from anything. parentage n. The relation of parent to child, of the producer to the produced, or of cause to effect. Pariah n. A member of a degraded class; a social outcast. parish n. The ecclesiastical district in charge of a pastor. Parisian adj. Of or pertaining to the city of Paris. parity n. Equality, as of condition or rank. parlance n. Mode of speech. parley v. To converse in. parliament n. A legislative body. parlor n. A room for reception of callers or entertainment of guests. parody v. To render ludicrous by imitating the language of. paronymous adj. Derived from the same root or primitive word. paroxysm n. A sudden outburst of any kind of activity. parricide n. The murder of a parent. parse v. To describe, as a sentence, by separating it into its elements and describing each word. parsimonious adj. Unduly sparing in the use or expenditure of money. partible adj. Separable. participant n. One having a share or part. participate v. To receive or have a part or share of. partition n. That which separates anything into distinct parts. partisan adj. Characterized by or exhibiting undue or unreasoning devotion to a party. passible adj. Capable of feeling of suffering. passive adj. Unresponsive. pastoral adj. Having the spirit or sentiment of rural life. paternal adj. Fatherly. paternity n. Fatherhood. pathos n. The quality in any form of representation that rouses emotion or sympathy. patriarch n. The chief of a tribe or race who rules by paternal right. patrician adj. Of senatorial or noble rank. patrimony n. An inheritance from an ancestor, especially from one's father. patriotism n. Love and devotion to one's country. patronize v. To exercise an arrogant condescension toward. patronymic adj. Formed after one's father's name. patter v. To mumble something over and over. paucity n. Fewness. pauper n. One without means of support. pauperism n. Dependence on charity. pavilion n. An open structure for temporary shelter. payee n. A person to whom money has been or is to be paid.
peaceable adj. Tranquil. peaceful adj. Tranquil. peccable adj. Capable of sinning. peccadillo n. A small breach of propriety or principle. peccant adj. Guilty. pectoral adj. Pertaining to the breast or thorax. pecuniary adj. Consisting of money. pedagogics n. The science and art of teaching. pedagogue n. A schoolmaster. pedagogy n. The science and art of teaching pedal n. A lever for the foot usually applied only to musical instruments, cycles, and other machines. pedant n. A scholar who makes needless and inopportune display of his learning. peddle v. To go about with a small stock of goods to sell. pedestal n. A base or support as for a column, statue, or vase. pedestrian n. One who journeys on foot. pediatrics n. The department of medical science that relates to the treatment of diseases of childhood. pedigree n. One's line of ancestors. peddler n. One who travels from house to house with an assortment of goods for retail. peerage n. The nobility. peerless adj. Of unequaled excellence or worth. peevish adj. Petulant. (irritable) pellucid adj. Translucent. penalty n. The consequences that follow the transgression of natural or divine law. penance n. Punishment to which one voluntarily submits or subjects himself as an expression of penitence. penchant n. A bias in favor of something. pendant n. Anything that hangs from something else, either for ornament or for use. pendulous adj. Hanging, especially so as to swing by an attached end or part. pendulum n. A weight hung on a rod, serving by its oscillation to regulate the rate of a clock. penetrable adj. That may be pierced by physical, moral, or intellectual force. penetrate v. To enter or force a way into the interior parts of. penetration n. Discernment. peninsular adj. Pertaining to a piece of land almost surrounded by water. penitence n. Sorrow for sin with desire to amend and to atone. penitential adj. Pertaining to sorrow for sin with desire to amend and to atone. pennant n. A small flag. pension n. A periodical allowance to an individual on account of past service done by him/her. pentagram n. A figure having five points or lobes. pentavalent adj. Quinqeuvalent. pentad n. The number five. pentagon n. A figure, especially, with five angles and five sides. pentahedron n. A solid bounded by five plane faces. pentameter n. In prosody, a line of verse containing five units or feet. pentathlon n. The contest of five associated exercises in the great games and the same contestants. penultimate adj. A syllable or member of a series that is last but one. penurious adj. Excessively sparing in the use of money. penury n. Indigence. perambulate v. To walk about. perceive v. To have knowledge of, or receive impressions concerning, through the medium of the body senses. perceptible adj. Cognizable. perception n. Knowledge through the senses of the existence and properties of matter or
. statement. taken collectively. A continuance in the same state. To accomplish. perseverance n. A fixed adherence to a resolve. Astute. periodicity n. perfectible adj. To filter. permutation n. To pervade. Reciprocal change. permanent adj. Half-hearted. The relative importance of facts or matters from any special point of view. or without any change that destroys the essential form or nature. percipience n. Tending to kill or hurt. percolator n. persiflage n. permanence n. The act of perceiving. perspective n. pertinacious adj. personage n. or reflection. Walking about. perturbation n. or the like. Continuing though the year or through many years. perfunctory adj. personal adj. Mental excitement or confusion. The preparation of perfumes. The point in the orbit of the moon when it is nearest the earth. course of conduct. perspicuous adj. To win the mind of by argument. capable of influencing to action by entreaty. peremptory adj. perspicacious adj. persuadable adj. Straight up and down. The force of persons collectively employed in some service. permeate v. The act of reading carefully or thoughtfully. To swear falsely to. pertinent adj. One who or that which perceives. That may be allowed. Relevant. eloquence. perspicacity n. Possibly. perigee n. pernicious adj. Banter. To disturb greatly. To make a hole or holes through. perpetrator n. perform v. perhaps adv. perspire v. To excrete through the pores of the skin. persuade v. persist v. Not general or public. perpendicular adj. A filter. persevere v. perpetuate v. permissible adj. The attributes. pertinacity n.the external world. percussion n. or anything that moves the feelings. perjure v. Persistent or unyielding. perquisite n. perfumery n. different ordering of same items. To continue striving in spite of discouragements. Capable of being made perfect. personnel n. The habit or characteristic of recurrence at regular intervals. Precluding question or appeal. To continue steadfast against opposition. A persistence in purpose and effort. To preserve from extinction or oblivion. perforate v. evidence. Harsh or malignant oppression. A solemn assertion of a falsity. persistence n. personality n. Treachery. The doer of a wrong or a criminal act. perennial adj. Sweat. The sharp striking of one body against another. perjury n. Durable. Lucid. perspiration n. that make up the character and nature of an individual. percipient n. peripatetic adj. A man or woman as an individual. percolate v. Any profit from service beyond the amount fixed as salary or wages. especially one of rank or high station. perturb v. perusal n. Acuteness or discernment. Unyielding adherence. perfidy n. persecution n.
Wickedness. photometry n. pervasive adj. The general principles. One who is fond of women. The study and collection of stamps. phonic adj. having the nature of or breeding pestilence. philharmonic adj. philanthropist n. philanthropy n. physiognomy n. Not easily roused to feeling or action. philologist n. Of small value. An expert in linguistics. The physical structure or organization of a person. physiology n. A raging epidemic. efficiency. The doctrine that land and its products are the only true wealth. The science of human vocal sounds. pillory n. philology n. capricious or petulant. A loose or separated part. Having a malign influence or effect. Any unusual occurrence. as in war. One who has forsaken a doctrine regarded as true for one esteemed false. perversion n. Gradually. philanthropic adj. To pass or spread through every part. pervert n. philander v. The state of spreading through every part. phlegmatic adj. The property of emitting light. phenomenon n. To convert into a substance of stony hardness and character. pharmacy n. Any instrument for measuring the intensity of light or comparing the intensity of two lights. pervious adj. petrify v. philosophy n. Pertaining to the combined action of light and electricity. Active humanitarianism. phonetic adj. A specialist in the science that treats of the phenomena associated with matter and energy. physique n. The study of language in connection with history and literature. pestilent adj. Open robbery. phenomenal adj. philogynist n. peter v. physicist n. A graphic character symbolizing an articulate sound. phonology n. The art of measuring the intensity of light. Unreasonable. A small flute. The science that treats of the phenomena associated with matter and energy. A book containing the formulas and methods of preparation of medicines for the use of druggists. Diversion from the true meaning or proper purpose. laws. To play at courtship with a woman. Extraordinary or marvelous. Admitting the entrance or passage of another substance. photometer n. perverse adj. .pervade v. philately n. One who endeavors to help his fellow men. physics n. To fail or lose power. or value. The external appearance merely. A wooden framework in which an offender is fastened to boards and is exposed to public scorn. or causes that furnish the rational explanation of anything. piece n. Description of nature. physiography n. Representing articulate sounds or speech. philosophize v. piccolo n. Displaying impatience. pervasion n. petulance n. pharmacopoeia n. phonogram n. pestilential adj. photoelectric adj. The character or condition of being impatient. petulant adj. picayune adj. Thoroughly penetrating or permeating. as distinguished from the whole or the mass. To seek ultimate causes and principles. phosphorescence n. The art or business of compounding and dispensing medicines. physiocracy n. The science of organic functions. pillage n. Pertaining to the nature of sound. pestilence n. perversity n. Fond of music. piecemeal adv. Benevolent.
The fine dust-like grains or powder formed within the anther of a flowering plant. The property of some substances through which the form of the mass can readily be changed. poetics n. plenary adj. pitiful adj. especially of the earth. poignant adj. pittance n. pluperfect adj. Containing or consisting of more than one. polar adj. pleasant adj. platitude n. The person to whom anything is pledged. Severity or acuteness. Pertaining to poetry. An instrument having two jaws working on a pivot. A wealthy class in a political community who control the government by means of their money. placid adj. Contemptible. or commonplace. An inferior poet. plasticity n. An argument to obtain some desired action. Seeming likely to be true. planisphere n. The art of controversy or disputation. Government by several or many persons of what-ever class. plummet n. poetic adj. playwright n. plutocracy n. . as a mountain-peak. Wretched. pollute v. adjusting walls to the vertical. Pertaining to or consisting of air or gas. piteous adj. playful adj. plaudit n. plagiarism n. Expressing past time or action prior to some other past time or action. Frolicsome. pious adj. Affording gratification. The stealing of passages from the writings of another and publishing them as one's own. pledgee n. plebeian adj. Poetry. Abundant. Compassionate. + FREE Memory Course. plumb n. plea n. The rules and principles of poetry. plurality n. A high or topmost point. A piece of lead for making soundings. plausible adj. An expression of applause.com pledgeor n. Equilibrium. Entire. polemics n. A maker of plays for the stage. pitiless adj. Severely painful or acute to the spirit. A weight suspended by a line to test the verticality of something. plenipotentiary n. though open to doubt. Pertaining to the poles of a sphere. poignancy n. 5000 Collegiate Words with Brief Definitions – Amass an Ivy League Vocabulary! EASY 7-CD Edition: All you have to do is listen 15 minutes a day for 4 weeks to absorb 5000 words. pinchers n.pincers n. A person fully empowered to transact any business. plenitude n. dull. FreeVocabulary. Common. especially of pain or grief. A majority. pinnacle n. pneumatic adj. pitiable adj. poesy n. plenteous adj. Any small portion or meager allowance. pollen n. To contaminate. polyarchy n. To bring from a state of angry or hostile feeling to one of patience or friendliness. pioneer n. One among the first to explore a country. pleasurable adj. One who gives a pledge. Hard-hearted. plural adj. Religious. Agreeable. To excite a slight degree of anger in. Abundance. poetaster n. Serene. poise n. An instrument having two lever-handles and two jaws working on a pivot. placate v. pique v. A written or spoken statement that is flat. A polar projection of the heavens on a chart.
precession n. precocious adj. definition. polytheism n. Having the mental faculties prematurely developed. Anything that may be possible. Feasible. Pertaining to the having. portent n. postdate v. possessor n. the fact or condition of having more than one wife or husband at once. The Pope. polyglot adj. Being not beyond the reach of power natural. Pertaining to studies that are pursued after receiving a degree. precaution n. precedential adj. To talk about vainly or foolishly. positive adj. precedence n. especially in proportion to the territory. potentate n. pomposity n. moral. or rank. posit v. ponder v. One possessed of great power or sway. Something added to a letter after the writer's signature. or detention of property in one's power or command. The having. The rule of many. preamble n. postgraduate adj. A force of men. . Free from doubt or hesitation. To utter in simple or childish talk. Priority in place. polygamy n. Speaking several tongues. To beat with something thick or bulky. To prevent. especially by more than four. Unusually weighty or forcible. To present in an orderly manner. posse n. A dose of liquid medicine. Moving onward quickly and heedlessly. precipice n. posterior n. Marked by an assumed stateliness and impressiveness of manner. Anything that indicates what is to happen. or supernatural. time. possession n. polysyllable adj. Impotent. precision n. polyhedron n. powerless adj. preclude v. precise adj. The manner in which a thing is placed. A figure having many angles. pompous adj. or detention of property in one's power or command. polytechnic adj. holding. precipitant adj. Power. ponderous adj. practicable adj. especially by previous signs. portfolio n. The common people. The doctrine or belief that there are more gods than one. precipitate v. Containing many inhabitants. etc. To meditate or reflect upon. Exact.polycracy n. position n. or practicing many arts. A solid bounded by plane faces. To make the date of any writing later than the real date. Perilous. prate v. precedent n. Having several syllables. precarious adj. especially more than three syllables. or controls anything. as property. The hinder part. potion n. To own. embracing. To happen first. Physically powerful. enjoys. The quality of being marked by an assumed stateliness and impressiveness of manner. To force forward prematurely. Accuracy of limitation. potency n. potential n. polygon n. Pertaining to. A portable case for holding writing-materials. possible adj. populous adj. A statement introductory to and explanatory of what follows. An instance that may serve as a guide or basis for a rule. A provision made in advance for some possible emergency or danger. The act of going forward. One who owns. holding. drawings. portend v. pommel v. Of the nature of an instance that may serve as a guide or basis for a rule. To indicate as being about to happen. A high and very steep or approximately vertical cliff. potent adj. pontiff n. populace n. prattle v. possess v. or adjustment. postscript n. precede v. possessive adj.
predict v. prescriptible adj. The right or act of purchasing before others. An authoritative direction. Prescribed as a rule or model. To foretell. presentment n. or degree. preferential adj. preface n. attention. giving. First in rank or position. Foreboding. prefer v.precursor n. preemption n. Foreknowing. presentiment n. premier adj. preempt v. at the beginning of a book. To foretell. One of a higher order of clergy having direct authority over other clergy. prescript adj. prefatory adj. A judgment or opinion formed without due examination of the facts. To secure the right of preference in the purchase of public land. An incumbent of a given office previous to another. preponderant adj. An introductory or opening performance. predicate v. That which may be logically assumed to be true until disproved. Utterly ridiculous or absurd. prescription n. prescient adj. A brief explanation or address to the reader. Having superior rank or precedence. preferable adj. Knowledge of events before they take place. To hold in higher estimation. predominance n. preestablish v. Existence antecedent to something. . To be chief in importance. preservation n. preference n. preeminence n. premature adj. preponderate v. A difficult. To attach at the beginning. To state as belonging to something. To fill the mind of a person to the exclusion of other subjects. predominate v. Special eminence. premonition n. preferment n. quantity. preexistence n. prepossession n. preoccupy v. prehensible adj. Capable of being grasped. prelate n. prehensile adj. A prophecy. preordain v. To preoccupy. prefix v. To exceed in influence or power. A preconceived liking. prescience n. The state of having the mind. Prevalent. To exist at a period or in a state earlier than something else. predicament n. preengage v. predatory adj. Ascendancy or preponderance. Semblance. predecessor n. Derived from authoritative direction. or inclination preoccupied. Perceiving or feeling beforehand. Having to do with what is preliminary. Conservation. premise n. presumption n. Pertaining to a brief explanation to the reader at the beginning of a book. presentient adj. Prone to pillaging. Foreboding. predominant adj. An act or proceeding designed to bring about some event. effectiveness. A forerunner or herald. prejudice n. or constituting preference or priority. number. presage v. prehension n. preexist v. preparation n. Superior in power. A system of church government. preoccupation n. or degree. trying situation or plight. Adapted for grasping or holding. Possessing. An object of favor or choice. To settle or arrange beforehand. Preference. prelacy n. To foreordain. influence. Coming too soon. prelude n. The act of laying hold of or grasping. prerogative adj. A judgment as a conclusion. preparatory adj. preposterous adj. prediction n. More desirable than others.
profile n. as in some knowledge. priory n. procedure n. pristine adj. Pertaining to the beginning or early times. preternatural adj. One who profits. To use ambiguous or evasive language for the purpose of deceiving or diverting attention. productive adj. Participating with another or others in the knowledge of a secret transaction. The territory of a reigning prince. proffer v. principal adj. A monastic house. Marked by pretense. To put off till tomorrow or till a future time. but carrying on maritime war. or that may be enjoyed only under special conditions. Abandoned to vice. prima adj. or industry. Assuming too much. proficient adj. principle n. Possessing ample and ready knowledge or of skill in any art. A general truth or proposition. pretentious adj. sharp points. professor n. A vessel owned and officered by private persons. as after rest or interruption. Knowledge shared with another or others regarding a private matter. First. Stiffly proper. To renew motion or action. prevaricate v. qualification. procrastination n. To search through and through. privity n. A moving forward or proceeding in course. An agent acting for another. Delay. Any proceeding designed to ascertain or test character. probate adj. Extraordinary. prevalent adj. primeval adj. Shameless viciousness. probe v. Offspring. A public teacher of the highest grade in a university or college. A bold or presumptuous assertion. A right or immuni ty not enjoyed by all. proceed v. To puncture slightly with fine. or science. Primitive. conceit. prevalence n. Any announcement made in a public manner. progeny n. profuse adj. profligacy n. science. as of a will. profligate adj. privateer n. prodigy n. Virtue or integrity tested and confirmed. proficiency n. principality n. probity n. prodigious adj. priggish adj. A person or thing of very remarkable gifts or qualities. Most important. prim adj. proctor n. Belonging to the first ages. . A manner or method of acting. Yielding in abundance. Of wide extent or frequent occurrence. Thwarting. prodigal n. or display. Any calling or occupation involving special mental or other special disciplines. proclamation n. primer n. Conceited.presumptuous adj. An outline or contour. pretension n. art. procrastinate v. progression n. prevention n. primitive adj. Immense. pretext n. Relating to making proof. To offer to another for acceptance. An advanced state of acquirement. An elementary reading-book for children. privy adj. profiteer n. Frequency. probation n. especially in the use of money or property. Produced or displayed in overabundance. profession n. or the like. One wasteful or extravagant. prickle v. privilege n. A fictitious reason or motive.
Being in proportion. propagate v. Any act of condemnation and rejection from favor and privilege. especially of the sale of alcoholic beverages. prolific adj. character. . A furtherer. propeller n. promiscuous adj. protoplasm n. or with the head to the ground. To walk for amusement or exercise. Protestant n. Brought together without order. propriety n. or principles. The science of poetical forms. Expressing an engagement to pay. original in character. prospector n. Conspicuous in position. search. or examination. Any institution or systematic scheme for propagating a doctrine or system. That part of the stage between the curtain and the orchestra. protector n. Verbose. One who or that which propels. A declaration or memorandum of agreement less solemn and formal than a treaty. protrusion n. propel v. The earliest victim in any cause. protection n. propaganda n. prosaic adj. A leader in any enterprise or contest. A driving onward or forward. prominence n. prologue n. To predict or foretell. protuberance n. protract v. prostrate adj. To drive or urge forward. One who has been won over from one religious belief to another. proscenium n. danger. or design (for sex). A defender. prosody n. prolix adj. afterward imitated in form or spirit. A high point of land extending outward from the coastline into the sea. A prefatory statement or explanation to a poem. forwarder. propellant adj. proscription n. A decree or an order forbidding something. protomartyr n. Producing offspring or fruit. proscribe v. prototype n. The substance that forms the principal portion of an animal or vegetable cell. especially under divine inspiration and guidance. promoter n. Unimaginative. To reject. as a teaching or a practice. A work. or any other evil. or importance. promontory n. Any prediction or foretelling. discourse. A paper or pamphlet containing information of a proposed undertaking. projection n. Preservation from harm. annoyance.prohibition n. The act of protruding. proletarian n. prohibitory adj. with condemnation or denunciation. To spread abroad or from person to person. prophesy v. protuberant adj. One who makes exploration. Something that swells out from a surrounding surface. protocol n. To proclaim. To extend in time or duration. prolong v. proportionate adj. protrude v. Kindly disposed. propulsion n. especially for minerals. To push out or thrust forth. prohibitionist n. One who favors the prohibition by law of the manufacture and sale of alcoholic beverages. Lying prone. propitious adj. or encourager. proselyte n. Bulging. prophecy n. promulgate v. prospectus n. Involving or equivalent to prohibition. protective adj. promenade v. Propelling. To prolong. A Christian who denies the authority of the Pope and holds the right of special judgment. custom. Sheltering. prominent adj. A person of the lowest or poorest class. promissory adj. protégé n. distinction. The quality of being noticeable or distinguished. Accordance with recognized usage. protagonist n. or performance. One specially cared for and favored by another usually older person. A prominence.
pseudonym n. skill. The branch of medicine that relates to mental disease. psychopathic adj. or privilege. puissant adj. The state or period of being a student. Undergoing decomposition of animal or vegetable matter accompanied by fetid odors.protuberate v. provident adj. Uncultured in thought and manner. pyromania n. Pertaining to fireworks or their manufacture. A heap of combustibles arranged for burning a dead body. An intermediate state where souls are made fit for paradise or heaven by expiatory suffering. Magnitude. etc. A fictitious name. pungent adj. knowledge. psychic adj. or possessions. Proceeding or marked by caution. proviso n. An insane propensity to set things on fire. prudential adj. Inclined to lascivious thoughts and desires. quandary n. punctual adj. Pertaining to punishment. provincial adj. punitive adj. pulmonary adj. pupilage n. Strictly observant of the rules or forms prescribed by law or custom. Intent. prudence n. as in an eddy. Immediately. proverb n. prowess n. The treatment of mental disease. and intrepidity in battle. pithy saying. right. Small and fat. prurient adj. To endow or furnish with requisite ability. usually of precious metal. A vessel or casket. purl v. + FREE Memory Course. A puzzling predicament. punctilious adj. especially when assumed by a writer. Pertaining to the lungs. purport n. Effected by divine guidance. providential adj. Affecting the sense of smell. An undue display of modesty or delicacy. An action or mode of conduct that excites resentment. . qualification n. skill. To divide into quarters. To multiply by four. prudery n. Without spirit or bravery. puerile adj. pyre n. one who supplies pusillanimous adj. A requisite for an employment. Childish. position. Pertaining to the mind or soul. quackery n. A fit of nausea.com pyx n. FreeVocabulary. Morally irresponsible. by which its operation is rendered conditional. will. pudgy adj. Strength. A clause in a contract. pugnacious adj. proxy n. 5000 Collegiate Words with Brief Definitions – Amass an Ivy League Vocabulary! EASY 7-CD Edition: All you have to do is listen 15 minutes a day for 4 weeks to absorb 5000 words. psychotherapy n. A person who is empowered by another to represent him or her in a given matter. quantity n. Anticipating and making ready for future wants or emergencies. provocation n. A brief. The state or character of using a fictitious name. Observant and exact in points of time. psychiatry n. qualm n. purveyor n. pseudapostle n. proximately adv. purgatory n. pseudonymity n. Quarrelsome. condensing in witty or striking form the wisdom of experience. Charlatanry quadrate v. in which the host is preserved. putrescent adj. pungency n.. To swell or bulge beyond the surrounding surface. Caution. A pretended or false apostle. To cause to whirl. To steal. character. qualify v. Possessing strength. quadruple v. purloin v. pyrotechnic adj. The quality of affecting the sense of smell.
To arrange again or in a different order. readily adv. Irascible. quarter n. Enraptured. Seizing and devouring living prey. In a state of preparedness for any given purpose or occasion. rapid adj. especially one worn by a stream or flow of water. One who holds extreme views or advocates extreme measures. or running without check or restraint. reaction n. Harsh. Affected with rabies or hydrophobia. rankle v. That from or on which something is developed. To give new confidence. radical n. quay n. reactionary adj. raptorial adj. as from a source or focus. radiance n. Good-humored satire. quiet adj. suppressing. Being in a state of repose or inaction. quarterly adj. To extend in all directions. To provide with a fixed allowance or portion. A deep gorge or hollow. quarrelsome adj. A peremptory or unexpected rejection of advances or approaches. Fully. To divide or subdivide into branches or subdivisions. A bulwark or construction to oppose assault or hostile entry. query v. as in war. Without objection or reluctance. as for admittance. quintet n. Branch-like. querulous adj. as after reform. of the nature of. To put in order after disarrangement. quiescent adj. rapacious adj. To lay waste by pillage. readjust v. The act of seizing and carrying off property by superior force. ration v. raucous adj. rationalism n. causing. rancor n. quibble n. ravenous adj. Insubordinate. The principle and practice of depicting persons and scenes as they are believed really to exist. Pertaining to. A file of persons waiting in order of their arrival. radiate v. reassure v. Quiet. rapine n. Furiously voracious or hungry. rapine. To produce irritation or festering. racy adj. ravine n. Making no noise. Growing. queue n. A wharf or artificial landing-place on the shore of a harbor or projecting into it. radix n. rapt adj. One of four equal parts into which anything is or may be divided. A composition for four voices or four instruments. To make inquiry. Brilliant or sparkling luster. rebellious adj. An eight-page newspaper of any size. realism n. quarto n. The enforced isolation of any person or place infected with contagious disease. . raillery n. rampant adj. Quixotic adj. The most essential part of anything. Occurring or made at intervals of three months. quintessence n. ravage v. Musical composition arranged for five voices or instruments. quiescence n. ramify v. ready adj. Having great speed.quarantine n. The formation of opinions by relying upon reason alone. rabid adj. Malice. devouring. Habitually complaining. climbing. especially of food. A silencing. quite adv. or opposite state of things. or ending. revolution. An utterly trivial distinction or objection. Disposed to seize by violence or by unlawful or greedy methods. Chivalrous or romantic to a ridiculous or extravagant degree. quartet n. ramose adj. or inflation. rampart n. independently of authority. Tendency towards a former. rearrange v. or favoring reaction. quietus n. Exciting or exhilarating to the mind. or other destructive methods. rebuff n.
as truths or impressions. recruit v. recline v. To direct or send for information or other purpose. reciprocity n. redolence n. loathing. recourse n. One who refers. recrudescent adj. To regain. redundant adj. To oppose by argument or a sufficient answer. reconstruct v. recoil v. recurrent adj. recur v. Returning from time to time. To enlist men for military or naval service. A cowardly or faithless person. reestablish v. Ascribable. reciprocate v. . Having the capacity. recure v. recognize v. To set right. referable adj. redundance n. To recall the knowledge of. Smelling sweet and agreeable. recapitulate v. To move back or away. One who lives in retirement or seclusion. reducible adj. To review with care. recant v. Constituting an excess. especially at regular or stated intervals. recollect v. or dread. redoubtable adj. To make a preliminary examination of for military. reconsider v. reck v. Capable of being adjusted or harmonized. recluse n. A confirmed criminal. Smelling sweet and agreeable. To correct. The state of becoming raw or sore again. recitation n. surveying. A hermitage. receivable adj. reciprocal adj. To restore. Excess. recreate v. Capable of being or fit to be received . To happen again or repeatedly. To cause to assume a leaning or recumbent attitude or position. quality. To rebuild. To give and take mutually. rectify v. To refresh after labor. Mutually interchangeable or convertible. by paying the debt. recapture v. To recover. especially at regular intervals.often money. redemption n. reclusory n. Rebound. especially in public and from memory. To demand or to obtain the return or restoration of. The quality of being upright in principles and conduct. reclaim v. especially with a view to a reversal of previous action. Formidable. The act of reciting or repeating. To repeat again the principal points of. receptive adj.rebuild v. Becoming raw or sore again. To recall the identity of (a person or thing). redound n. rebut v. That may be reduced. redress v. or geological purposes. reconcilable adj. recover v. To withdraw formally one's belief (in something previously believed or maintained). Resort to or application for help in exigency or trouble. refer v. To capture again. Foolishly headless of danger. recrudescence n. Equal mutual rights and benefits granted and enjoyed. Having a tendency to go back. recidivist n. recreant n. as a wrong by compensation or the punishment of the wrong-doer. To build again or anew. or ability of receiving. referrer n. reckless adj. reconnoiter v. An acknowledgment entered into before a court with condition to do some particular act. redolent adj. recede v. To start back as in dismay. The recovery of what is mortgaged or pledged. recuperate v. To cure again. recognizance n. rectitude n. To have a care or thought for. recessive adj.
To say or do again and again. refusal n. refinery n. heat. reign v. regnant adj. Feeling. To reunite after separation. The calling to mind of incidents within the range of personal knowledge or experience. refringency n. or privilege. reminiscence n. reiterate v. A mirror. station. Power to refract. or full of regret. Denial of what is asked. regiment n. rehabilitate v. regimen n. reinstate v. regality n. To restore to a former state. reliant adj. regent n. Capable of being reflected. as sugar or petroleum. Capable of being turned back. refute v. pl. To send off or consign. Royalty. regicide n. refractory adj. To give unusual pleasure. refringent adj. Pertaining to the recollection of matters of personal interest. remiss adj. relish v. remonstrance n. To bend or turn from a direct course. Not amenable to control. coffer. To like the taste or savor of. One who is lawfully deputized to administer the government for the time being in the name of the ruler. rejuvenescence n. The throwing off or back of light. To return to a former place or condition. The emblems of royalty. remodel v. Temporary diminution of a disease. To give up using or having. clothing and personal habits. remission n. rejuvenate v. regale v. Bearing upon the matter in hand. A casket. reluctant adj. reflection n. as of metal. relevant adj. An umpire. reflexible adj. Capable of being refuted. Unwillingness. Having confidence. or repository in which relics are kept. To suffer a return of a disease after partial recovery. Negligent. relent v. reflector n. Particular conduct or administration of affairs. To reproduce. or any form of energy that travels in waves. or authority. reform n. heat. Change for the better. rejoin v. A place where some crude material. reminiscent adj. To pay back as an equivalent of what has been expended. regenerate v. as to an obscure position or remote destination. regretful adj. for reflecting light. expressive of. One who carries out a reform. To yield.referee n. refragable adj. A step attached to the bit for controlling a horse or other draft-animal. capacity. reluctance n. Having the power to refract. regress v. reliance n. remembrance n. regime n. To hold and exercise sovereign power. regalia n. rein n. reflectible adj. Exercising royal authority in one's own right. To prove to be wrong. or sound in a particular direction. refract v. Dependence. relegate v. Unwilling. A body of soldiers. Reproof. reimburse v. reformer n. The killing of a king or sovereign. is purified. . right rank. A systematized order or course of living with reference to food. To restore to youth. To restore to a former status. Reconstruct. reliquary n. sound. Recollection. A renewal of youth. relinquish v. relapse v.
A place where things are stored or gathered together. repugnant adj. repository n. repartee n. remunerate v. To keep under restraint or control. To chide or rebuke for a fault. To pay or pay for. or apt reply. requisite adj. Having the quality of springing back to a former position. reorganize v. Similarity in quality or form. To restore after deterioration. physically or mentally. To fill again. requiem n. The process by which an animal or plant gives rise to another of its kind. reproduce v. by the enacting authority or a superior authority. Compensation. reprieve v. repulse n. Expression of blame. rendition n. witty. loss. Any infliction or act by way of retaliation on an enemy. To force or keep back in a manner. which marks the transition from medieval to modern time. A ready. may be kept. reparable adj. remuneration n. and regarded. as something that has been emptied. resilience n. Adequate return for good or ill. One abandoned to depravity and sin. Thorough dislike. as an act. A place in which goods are stored. rescind v. remonstrate v. The act of repeating. reservoir n. The act of beating or driving back. To change to a more satisfactory form of organization. Having the character of a reproof. as a building. as an injury or insult. as an original. repine v. The power of springing back to a former position resilient adj. with desire to make things right by undoing the wrong. Grossly offensive. replete adj.remonstrant adj. To indulge in fretfulness and faultfinding. repressible adj. reparation n. reprimand v. especially of a liquid or gas. as an attacking or advancing enemy. reproduction n. Full to the uttermost. A solemn mass sung for the repose of the souls of the dead. Having power to force back in a manner. reprehend v. replenish v. physically or mentally. Censurable. The act of making amends. or wrong. To make a copy of. as for an injury. reproof n. To find fault with. repugnance n. reseat v. A duplicate executed by the artist himself. reprobate n. repetition n. The revival of letters. repentance n. . A prearranged place of meeting. To make void. replica n. rendezvous n. Able to be kept under restraint or control. reprehension n. resent v. To grant a respite from punishment to. To repay either good or evil to. requital n. residue n. An expression of disapproval or blame personally addressed to one censured. repeal v. Necessary. Sorrow for something done or left undone. Interpretation. Capable of repair. An explicit disclaimer of a right or privilege. To render of no further effect. as to a person. reprehensible adj. To hold in general opinion. repulsive adj. resemblance n. Renaissance n. repellent adj. A remainder or surplus after a part has been separated or otherwise treated. Offensive to taste and feeling. To place in position of office again. reprisal n. renovate v. A receptacle where a quantity of some material. renunciation n. repertory n. repudiate v. repute v. equally with the first. requite v. To be indignant at. and then of art. repress v. repel v. To present a verbal or written protest to those who have power to right or prevent a wrong. To refuse to have anything to do with.
The act of taking back. responsibilities. The keeping of a thing within one's power or possession. or for the purpose of making changes. revere v. retroactive adj. Indulging in or manifesting coarse indecency or obscenity. righteousness n. affecting. Very bright. revile v. The quality of habitually keeping silent or being reserved in utterance.resistance n. resumption n. retrench v. A return to or toward some former state or condition. resistive adj. To follow backward or toward the place of beginning. private. Looking back on the past. A retaliatory speech. Conformed to a just claim according to established laws or usage. To make an effort to vomit. reverent adj. Laughable and contemptible. retrace v. Surging back or again. To regard with worshipful veneration. Having or exercising the power of resistance. as toward a former position or the like. resistant adj. or made available for aid or support. Offering or tending to produce resistance. respondent adj. revert v. To heap approach or abuse upon. retention n. rhetorician n. reversion n. rightful adj. reticence n. The quality of being able to reinforce sound by sympathetic vibrations. or taking again. retort n. To cause to deteriorate or to move backward. revelation n. . Looks or acts expressing amused contempt. Able to reinforce sound by sympathetic vibrations. revoke v. The exertion of opposite effort or effect. rhetoric n. retouch v. retrograde v. revise v. revisal n. resource n. ribald adj. retrieve v. The body of persons who attend a person of importance in travel or public appearance. retrogression n. That which is restored to. rhapsody n. Operative on. discovering. or unknown. revocation n. retinue n. or turn or look back. relied upon. A disclosing. rife adj. resurrection n. Rectitude. retract v. Answering. Revision. The act or ridding or delivering from something undesirable. Rapt or rapturous utterance. retrospect n. Abundant. or having reference to past events. To cut down or reduce in extent or quantity. retaliate v. riddance n. ridicule n. as after separation. A showy writer or speaker. Interval of rest. reticent adj. To recall or take back (something that one has said). To have or produce resonance. ridiculous adj. transactions. respite n. A view or contemplation of something past. The art of discourse. retch v. To repay evil with a similar evil. Habitually keeping silent or being reserved in utterance. resonance n. Humble. Repeal. To unite or join again. To return. restitution n. To rescind. To examine for the correction of errors. A return from death to life resuscitate v. resurgent adj. Powerless. or making known of what was before secret. resplendent adj. resonate v. resonance adj. reunite v. To modify the details of. Restoration of anything to the one to whom it properly belongs. To recover something by searching. resistless adj. To restore from apparent death. A going or moving backward or in a reverse direction. retrospective adj. as a track or marking.
Characterized by great strength or power of endurance. satyr n. Any act of saving property. A small ripple. in which vice. sapid adj. rotary adj. as food previously swallowed and regurgitated. A stone coffin or a chest-like tomb. salvo n. Uncompromising. as of water. or welcome. sarcophagus n. or incomplete stage of development. Standing out prominently. capable of exciting laughter. risible adj. whether by word or act. rote n. sacrifice v. sanguine adj. rondo n. sardonic adj. Bloody. Impious. Inflexibility. salvage n. Having the color of blood. Sorrow for another's misery. sarcasm n. To make an offering of to deity. rotund adj. sanctity n. ruffian adj. A lawless or recklessly brutal fellow. To approve authoritatively. satire n.or corruption is held up to ridicule. Repetition of words or sounds as a means of learning them. saponaceous adj. rotate v. as at the funeral of an officer.rigmarole n. Cutting and reproachful language. Chewing the cud. sanctimonious adj. Holiness. rustic adj. sapiential adj. with slight attention. ruminant adj. Able to discern and distinguish with wise perception. like a wheel. A small stream or brook. The act of violating or profaning anything sacred. saline adj. To satisfy fully the appetite or desire of. salient adj. sapience n. satiate v. rivulet n. incapacity . salience n. Beneficial. early. hailing. Having strong sexual desires. rudimentary adj. sacrificial adj. ruth n. sacrilege n. sacrilegious adj. Affecting the sense of taste. ruminate v. satirize v. ripplet n. Constituting or consisting of salt. A salute given by firing all the guns. sanguineous adj. robust adj. sanction v. . Offering or offered as an atonement for sin. Round from fullness or plumpness. A very lascivious person. Consisting of blood. To separate the parts of by violence. safeguard v. irony. Making an ostentatious display or hypocritical pretense of holiness or piety. or so constructed as to turn thus. The employment of sarcasm. Any form of greeting. rigorous adj. sanguinary adj. To cause to turn on or as on its axis. or keenness of wit in ridiculing vices. The opening oration at the commencement in American colleges. salutation n. The condition of standing out distinctly. rue v. To treat with sarcasm or derisive wit. Turning around its axis. sapient adj. To chew over again. To protect. Nonsense. salutary adj. A place where crows congregate to breed. rigor n. salutatory n. Characteristic of dwelling in the country. To regret extremely. especially by presenting on an altar. Scornfully or bitterly sarcastic. sagacious adj. A musical composition during which the first part or subject is repeated several times. Resembling poetry. salacious adj. as a wheel. Possessing wisdom. rookery n. satiric adj. Deep wisdom or knowledge. Possessing wisdom. Being in an initial. Having the nature or quality of soap. rupture v.
scholastic adj. or warranted by the Holy Scriptures. Any assemblage of pupils for real research in some specific study under a . sebaceous adj. Even-tempered. seduce v. To entice to surrender chastity. savor v. Less important or effective than that which is primary. Persevering in effort or endeavor. especially from a political or religious body. A title of honor or respectful address. To place. etc. A long curved blade for mowing. semicircle n. To sink (a ship) by making holes in the bottom. Promotive of conduct directed against public order and the tranquility of the state. rank. Characteristic of an erudite person. keeps records. Having a tendency to conceal. secession n. semiconscious adj. scribe n. secondly adv.savage n. One who writes or is skilled in writing. seer n. Hasty. scuttle v. A man without principle. Pertaining to education or schools. seminar n. The faintest ray. To burn on the surface. Writing or handwriting of the ordinary cursive form. second-rate adj. Grossly indecent or vulgar. contained in. Half-civilized. Voluntary withdrawal from fellowship. seclusion n. To be violently excited or agitated. sear v. A range of action or view. A prophet. Having the power of choice. Insufficiency of supply for needs or ordinary demands. or does other writing for others. secretive adj. scholarly adj. Solitude. semiannual adj. especially from political or religious bodies. Partially conscious. script n. Outward appearance. self-respect n. In the second place in order or succession. scope n. To withdraw from union or association. Cutting. scoundrel n. scintilla n. scribble n. reaping. scarcity n. Pertaining to. Rational self-esteem. To catch or take hold of suddenly and forcibly. sedulous adj. Conduct directed against public order and the tranquility of the state. semicivilized adj. seignior n. importance. secretary n. seclude v. A half-circle. careless writing. An instrument for recording the phenomena of earthquakes. scruple n. Cautious in action for fear of doing wrong. To perceive by taste or smell. Pertaining to or appearing like fat. equivalent to sir. seize v. The sheath of a sword or similar bladed weapon. A wild and uncivilized human being. secant adj. To emit or send forth sparks or little flashes of light. selective adj. A meeting of spirituals for consulting spirits. séance n. sedition n. seditious adj. sedentary adj. seismograph n. Second in quality. Recurring at intervals of six months. or withdraw from the companionship of others. Scriptural adj. sediment n. secede v. scabbard n. Concealment. semblance n. keep. scrupulous adj. Matter that settles to the bottom of a liquid. scythe n. Involving or requiring much sitting. sedate adj. especially into two parts. One who attends to correspondence. secrecy n. seethe v. scintillate v. etc. size. scurrilous adj. Doubt or uncertainty regarding a question of moral right or duty. secondary adj.
Characterized by skill at understanding and profiting by circumstances. signification n. A non-commissioned military officer ranking next above a corporal. sensual adj. sibilate v. severely adv. Following in the order of time. To take apart. Any guard or watch stationed for protection. Important. Wanting in resource. energy. Possessing the power of sense or sense-perception. simile n. A comparison which directs the mind to the representative object itself. things. The signification conveyed by some word. An executive officer in legislative bodies who enforces the orders of the presiding officer. shrewd adj. Power to perceive or feel. A related group of words containing a subject and a predicate and expressing a complete thought. phrase. seminary n. sextuple adj. sergeant-major n. siege n. sergeant-at-arms n. septennial adj. Having a warm appreciation of the beautiful or of the refinements of luxury. Pertaining to the body or the physical senses. or executive ability. or signs. sequence n. shrill outcry or scream. sequel n. A sharp. The sensory apparatus. or action. Any work done for the benefit of another. similar adj. shrivel v. Separation. The highest non-commissioned officer in a regiment. A special school. Pertaining to stars or constellations. Peculiar to or proceeding from the weakness or infirmity of old age. separatist n. sextet n. separate v. Durable. Extremely. as in pronouncing the letter s. shrinkage n. sequestrate v. To draw or be drawn into wrinkles. sentient adj. as of theology or pedagogics. sergeant n. shriek n. especially as pointing something out. Capacity for sensation or sense-perception. A seceder.teacher. A condition of mind resulting from spiritual or inherent feeling. Ready to be led. Capable of being disjoined or divided. significance n. shiftless adj. sentience n. sense n. sepulcher n. Slavery. servitude n. significant adj. severance n. Absolute. sequacious adj. separable adj. A beleaguerment. That which follows in consequence of what has previously happened. Made with a hissing sound. sentence n. sensibility n. Similarity. sentinel n. sheer adj. sensitive adj. sensuous adj. service n. Inclining or tending to one side. sibilant adj. To give a hissing sound to. as from society or public life. sibilance n. sidereal adj. senile adj. sequester v. The order in which a number or persons. sensorium n. caused by agony or terror. Importance. sensation n. serviceable adj. similitude n. actions. or events follow one another in space or time. A burial-place. A contraction of any material into less bulk or dimension. The meaning conveyed by language. . sidelong adj. Recurring every seven years. shuffle n. Multiplied by six. Easily affected by outside operations or influences. To confiscate. sequent adj. A hissing sound. Bearing resemblance to one another or to something else. A band of six singers or players. To cause to withdraw or retire. A mixing or changing the order of things.
sophisticate v. socialism n. sluggard n. solvent adj. sociology n. slight adj. somnolence n. souvenir n.simplify v. Lazy. Evil. especially when designedly deceptive. sorcery n. simultaneous adj. The entertainment of doubt concerning something. solicitude n. somnolent adj. as in a fluid. One who claims to have supernatural insight or foresight. sophistry n. sirocco n. A person habitually lazy or idle. sinus n. One who represents a client in court of justice. One who doubts any statements. One who advocates reconstruction of society by collective ownership of land and capital. hot winds from Africa. simulate v. described by Homer as dwelling between the island of Circe and Scylla. Curving in and out. Uneasiness of mind occasioned by desire. soldier n. Occurring. sonata n. Thinly diffused. solder n. slothful adj. To burn slightly or superficially. A monologue. Capable of being dissolved. A sea-nymph. An opening or cavity. or fear. soprano n. trouble. solar adj. Sol n. or existing at the same time. sonnet n. A token of remembrance. siren n. Any violation of established rules or customs. sinuous adj. sisterhood n. solace n. solecism n. A woman's or boy's voice of high range. A trick or feat so deftly done that the manner of performance escapes observation. an attorney. A false argument understood to be such by the reasoner himself and intentionally used to deceive sophistical adj. To deprive of simplicity of mind or manner. Reasoning sound in appearance only. Pertaining to the sun. or calamity. Having sufficient funds to pay all debts. skeptic n. Witchcraft. somber adj. sinuosity n. Of a small importance or significance. soliloquy n. Sleepy. . sinecure n. sinister adj. a small light boat propelled by oars. solicitor n. Any position having emoluments with few or no duties. sparse adj. Of degraded character or nature. A fusible alloy used for joining metallic surfaces or margins. sleight n. anxiety. Gloomy. skirmish n. Oppressive drowsiness. The sun. skiff n. The time of year when the sun is at its greatest declination. Desultory fighting between advanced detachments of two armies. Inclined to seek company. Resonant. An instrumental composition. The philosophical study of society. A theory of civil polity that aims to secure the reconstruction of society. Tending to produce sleep. A person engaged in military service. Fallacious. sonorous adj. sociable adj. singe v. somniferous adj. Comfort in grief. sordid adj. Imitate. soothsayer n. soluble adj. To make less complex or difficult. solstice n. done. skepticism n. Usually. A body of sisters united by some bond of sympathy or by a religious vow. sophism n. The quality of curving in and out. socialist adj. A poem of fourteen decasyllabic or octosyllabiclines expressing two successive phrases.
A body having nearly the form of a sphere. A small dagger. statecraft n. used to confine cattle in a stall. stagy adj. specialty n. Genuine. Not flowing: said of water. . To quarrel. Having the grace. commonly one kept for breeding. One who is skilled in collecting and tabulating numerical facts. stallion n. stanchion n. To smother. or law. specimen n. stationary adj. as in a pool. The state or condition of being a sphere. spinous adj. One who settles on land without permission or right. rigorously severe. Arising from inherent qualities or tendencies without external efficient cause. Exceptionally brave. Not moving. statics n. Plausible. or other metal. spectator n. stagnant adj. stature n. pose. stellar adj. stimulant n. One who beholds or looks on. stigma n. To pursue inquiries and form conjectures. Pertaining to the stars. spasmodic adj. Having spines. statistician n. mean. To assume an individual or specific character. copper. The art of conducting state affairs. Pertaining to or designating bodies at rest or forces in equilibrium. A classificatory group of animals or plants subordinate to a genus. sphericity n. stimulate v. sprightly adj. squatter n. spheroid n. A concealed manner of acting. sterling adj. An uncastrated male horse. The natural height of an animal body. statuette n. To rouse to activity or to quickened action. specie n. speculator n. squabble v. or quietude of a statue. statuesque adj. spontaneous adj. Not genuine. spurious adj. Cheap. spinster n. An instrument for measuring curvature or radii of spherical surfaces. poverty-stricken appearance. One who makes an investment that involves a risk of loss. A woman who has never been married. stealth n. stanza n. To become dull or inert. unwilling to spend money. speculate v. or adopt a singular or special course. statute n. Anything that rouses to activity or to quickened action. spherometer n. stingy adj. specious adj. usually forming one of a series of similar divisions in a poem. stagnation n. spectrum n. species n. stiletto n. A vertical bar. steppe n. Vivacious.Spartan adj. Apparition. Of a steady and sober character. One of the extensive plains in Russia and Siberia. but also a chance of profit. decree. A mark of infamy or token of disgrace attaching to a person as the result of evildoing. or a pair of bars. One of a class of persons or things regarded as representative of the class. An employment limited to one particular line of work. A group of rimed lines. silver. stimulus n. The branch of mechanics that treats of the relations that subsist among forces in order. specialize v. A coin or coins of gold. staid adj. The condition of not flowing or not changing. Convulsive. ordinance. specter n. A figurine. stagnate v. stifle v. Having a dirty. An image formed by rays of light or other radiant energy. static adj. Incentive. Having a theatrical manner. squalid adj. Any authoritatively declared rule.
Somewhat sharp or biting. Situated directly underneath. Capable of being put underwater. Situated or occurring below the surface of the earth. success n. or condition of being servilely following another's behests. suasion n. Situated beneath the tongue. Belonging to an inferior order in a classification. The principles or the practice of the Stoics-being very even tempered in success and failure. Servilely following another's behests. A natural or artificial layer. To conquer. stratagem n. Sustenance.stipend n. To extend opposite to. The act of bringing into a state of submission. The act of submerging. subaquatic adj. suave adj. subtend v. succulent adj. or thickness of any substance or material. To give an appearance of foolishness to. stripling n. subjection n. or operating beneath the surface of the sea. A favorable or prosperous course or termination of anything attempted. subsistence n. subservient adj. subversion n. Being or occurring in the mind. bulk. as from the foundation. but without attendant consciousness or conscious perception. An overthrow. Concise. subjacent adj. Expressing no power of feeling or perceiving. To bring to ruin. succumb v. subacid adj. That which is to be subtracted. One who or that which takes the place of a predecessor or preceding thing. stolid adj. Solid. stultify v. Being. successful adj. To place or plunge under water. submerge v. studious adj. stringent adj. . succeed v. done. Profound lethargy. stratum n. stringency n. substantive adj. A yielding to the power or authority of another. Having reached a high degree of worldly prosperity. submergence n. subside v. To relapse into a state of repose and tranquility. Strictness. subjugate v. subterfuge n. Smooth and pleasant in manner. The quality. stupendous adj. character. submittal n. A narrow passage of water connecting two larger bodies of water. Any clever trick or device for obtaining an advantage. Evasion. subsist v. A mere youth. formed. The act of submerging. subservience n. subtrahend n. submission n. or degree. subliminal adj. subconscious adj. Of prodigious size. submarine adj. Being beneath the threshold of consciousness. strait n. streamlet n. subtle adj. Discriminating. To accomplish what is attempted or intended. succinct adj. successor n. submersion n. or operating under water. Rigid. A definite amount paid at stated periods in compensation for services or as an allowance. Stoicism n. bed. subordinate adj. Following in time. To cease to resist. The act of submitting. Having or showing devotion to the acquisition of knowledge. Rivulet. submersible adj. Existing. The act of persuading. To be maintained or sustained. sublingual adj. stupor n. subsequent adj. subvert v. Juicy. subterranean adj.
Exhibiting haughty and careless contempt. One who or that which is substituted for or appointed to act in place of another. Easily bent. An excessive amount. superintend v. Security for payment or performance. Caused miraculously or by the immediate exercise of divine power. supercilious adj. Lying on the back. To beg. susceptibility n. suffrage n. Superfluous. A forcible putting or keeping down. surrogate n. supplementary adj. A hanging from a support. supernumerary adj. A specific capability of feeling or emotion. To take the place of. Knowing and understanding only the ordinary and the obvious.sufferance n. summary n. An abstract. To conjecture. That part of anything that is in excess of what is needed. suffuse v. sycophant n. Capable of being suppressed. surety n. One who has the charge and direction of. surmise v. suggestive adj. Having a dark hue. suppressible adj. Food. To cover or fill the surface of. That which is of the highest possible excellence or eminence. surround v. supramundane adj. To feed to fullness or to satiety. One who asks humbly and earnestly. suspense n. superfluous adj. surmount v. That can be suggested. To add in addition to what has been added. especially of some work or movement. A land-measurer. suspicious adj. Being more than is needed. suggestible adj. Toleration. Division of words into that which is uttered in a single vocal impulse. supplicate v. A luxurious person. supernatural adj. Rich and costly. A servile flatterer. . supple adj. To heat to excess. The right or privilege of voting. especially a dark or sunburned complexion. To prevent from being disclosed or punished. supine adj. Sybarite n. To displace. superfluity n. sufficiency n. To encircle. Inclined to doubt or mistrust. supplant v. especially of those in authority or influence. superintendence n. surreptitious adj. An ample or adequate supply. supersede v. To overcome by force of will. To become deteriorated or incapacitated by long service. superannuate v. superheat v. sustenance n. syllabication n. suspension n. Easily under a specified power or influence. syllabic adj. Conjecture. Supernatural. surveyor n. especially of some work or movement. susceptible adj. superb adj. swarthy adj. superficial adj. surcharge n. supposition n. superadd v. superintendent n. surfeit v. suppression n. Sumptuously elegant. superabundance n. Being an addition to. An additional amount charged. To have the charge and direction of. Uncertainty. superlative n. Clandestine. Stimulating to thought or reflection. suppress v. supplicant n. sumptuous adj. Consisting of that which is uttered in a single vocal impulse. Direction and management.
syllable n. That which is uttered in a single vocal impulse. syllabus n. Outline of a subject, course, lecture, or treatise. sylph n. A slender, graceful young woman or girl. symmetrical adj. Well-balanced. symmetry n. Relative proportion and harmony. sympathetic adj. Having a fellow-feeling for or like feelings with another or others. sympathize v. To share the sentiments or mental states of another. symphonic adj. Characterized by a harmonious or agreeable mingling of sounds. symphonious adj. Marked by a harmonious or agreeable mingling of sounds. symphony n. A harmonious or agreeable mingling of sounds. synchronism n. Simultaneousness. syndicate n. An association of individuals united for the prosecution of some enterprise. syneresis n. The coalescence of two vowels or syllables, as e'er for ever. synod n. An ecclesiastical council. synonym n. A word having the same or almost the same meaning as some other. synopsis n. A syllabus or summary. systematic adj. Methodical. tableau n. An arrangement of inanimate figures representing a scene from real life. tacit adj. Understood. taciturn adj. Disinclined to conversation. tack n. A small sharp-pointed nail. tact n. Fine or ready mental discernment shown in saying or doing the proper thing. tactician n. One who directs affairs with skill and shrewdness. tactics n. Any maneuvering or adroit management for effecting an object. tangency n. The state of touching. tangent adj. Touching. tangible adj. Perceptible by touch. tannery n. A place where leather is tanned. tantalize v. To tease. tantamount adj. Having equal or equivalent value, effect, or import. tapestry n. A fabric to which a pattern is applied with a needle, designed for ornamental hangings. tarnish v. To lessen or destroy the luster of in any way. taut adj. Stretched tight. taxation n. A levy, by government, of a fixed contribution. taxidermy n. The art or process of preserving dead animals or parts of them. technic adj. Technical. technicality n. Something peculiar to a particular art, trade, or the like. technique n. Manner of performance. technography n. The scientific description or study of human arts and industries in their historic development. technology n. The knowledge relating to industries and manufactures. teem v. To be full to overflowing. telepathy n. Thought-transference. telephony n. The art or process of communicating by telephone. telescope v. To drive together so that one slides into the another like the sections of a spyglass. telltale adj. That gives warning or information. temerity n. Recklessness. temporal adj. Pertaining to or concerned with the affairs of the present life. temporary adj. Lasting for a short time only. temporize v. To pursue a policy of delay. tempt v. To offer to (somebody) an inducement to do wrong. tempter n. An allurer or enticer to evil. tenacious adj. Unyielding. tenant n. An occupant. tendency n. Direction or inclination, as toward some objector end. tenet n. Any opinion, principle, dogma, or doctrine that a person believes or maintains as
true. tenor n. A settled course or manner of progress. tense adj. Strained to stiffness. tentative adj. Done as an experiment. tenure n. The term during which a thing is held. tercentenary adj. Pertaining to a period of 300 years. termagant adj. Violently abusive and quarrelsome. terminal adj. Pertaining to or creative of a boundary, limit. terminate v. To put an end or stop to. termination n. The act of ending or concluding. terminus n. The final point or goal. terrify v. To fill with extreme fear. territorial adj. Pertaining to the domain over which a sovereign state exercises jurisdiction. terse adj. Pithy. testament n. A will. testator n. The maker of a will. testimonial n. A formal token of regard, often presented in public. thearchy n. Government by a supreme deity. theism n. Belief in God. theocracy n. A government administered by ecclesiastics. theocrasy n. The mixed worship of polytheism. theologian n. A professor of divinity. theological adj. Based on or growing out of divine revelation. theology n. The branch of theological science that treats of God. theoretical adj. Directed toward knowledge for its own sake without respect to applications. theorist n. One given to speculating. theorize v. To speculate. thereabout adv. Near that number, quantity, degree, place, or time, approximately. therefor adv. For that or this. thermal adj. Of or pertaining to heat. thermoelectric adj. Denoting electricity produced by heat. thermoelectricity n. Electricity generated by differences of temperature, thesis n. An essay or treatise on a particular subject. thoroughbred adj. Bred from the best or purest blood or stock. thoroughfare n. A public street or road. thrall n. One controlled by an appetite or a passion. tilth n. Cultivation. timbre n. The quality of a tone, as distinguished from intensity and pitch. timorous adj. Lacking courage. tincture n. A solution, usually alcoholic, of some principle used in medicine. tinge n. A faint trace of color. tipsy adj. Befuddled with drinks. tirade n. Harangue. tireless adj. Untiring. tiresome adj. Wearisome. Titanic adj. Of vast size or strength. toilsome adj. Laborious. tolerable adj. Moderately good. tolerance n. Forbearance in judging of the acts or opinions of others. tolerant adj. Indulgent. tolerate v. To passively permit or put up with. toleration n. A spirit of charitable leniency. topography n. The art of representing on a map the physical features of any locality or region with accuracy. torpor n. Apathy. torrid adj. Excessively hot. tortious adj. Wrongful.
tortuous adj. Abounding in irregular bends or turns. torturous adj. Marked by extreme suffering. tractable adj. Easily led or controlled. trait n. A distinguishing feature or quality. trajectory n. The path described by a projectile moving under given forces. trammel n. An impediment. tranquil adj. Calm. tranquilize v. To soothe. tranquility n. Calmness. transalpine adj. Situated on the other side of the Alps. transact v. To do business. transatlantic adj. Situated beyond or on the other side of the Atlantic. transcend v. To surpass. transcendent adj. Surpassing. transcontinental adj. Extending or passing across a continent. transcribe v. To write over again (something already written) transcript n. A copy made directly from an original. transfer v. To convey, remove, or cause to pass from one person or place to another. transferable adj. Capable of being conveyed from one person or place to another. transferee n. The person to whom a transfer is made. transference n. The act of conveying from one person or place to another. transferrer n. One who or that which conveys from one person or place to another. transfigure v. To give an exalted meaning or glorified appearance to. transfuse v. To pour or cause to pass, as a fluid, from one vessel to another. transfusible adj. Capable of being poured from one vessel to another. transfusion n. The act of pouring from one vessel to another. transgress v. To break a law. transience n. Something that is of short duration. transient n. One who or that which is only of temporary existence. transition n. Passage from one place, condition, or action to another. transitory adj. Existing for a short time only. translate v. To give the sense or equivalent of in another language or dialect. translator n. An interpreter. translucence n. The property or state of allowing the passage of light. translucent adj. Allowing the passage of light. transmissible adj. That may e sent through or across. transmission n. The act of sending through or across. transmit v. To send trough or across. transmute v. To change in nature, substance, or form. transparent adj. Easy to see through or understand. transpire v. To come to pass. transplant v. To remove and plant in another place. transposition n. The act of reversing the order or changing the place of. transverse adj. Lying or being across or in a crosswise direction. travail n. Hard or agonizing labor. travesty n. A grotesque imitation. treacherous adj. Perfidious. treachery n. Violation of allegiance, confidence, or plighted faith. treasonable adj. Of the nature of betrayal, treachery, or breech of allegiance. treatise n. An elaborate literary composition presenting a subject in all its parts. treble adj. Multiplied by three. trebly adv. Triply. tremendous adj. Awe-inspiring. tremor n. An involuntary trembling or shivering. tremulous adj. Characterized by quivering or unsteadiness. trenchant adj. Cutting deeply and quickly. trepidation n. Nervous uncertainty of feeling.
To serve as a characteristic example of. typographical adj. especially beyond the Alps (that is. tutelage n. Veracious. truism n. Artifice. triennial adj. twinge n. Beyond the mountains. A darting momentary local pain. Characteristic. trinity n. Of three colors. Protective. Inexplicable. Depravity. typography n. Ferocity. + FREE Memory Course. for supporting some instrument. triad n. unanimity n.com triumvir n. Inevitable. Made commonplace by frequent repetition. or surroundings. Absolute power arbitrarily or unjustly administrated. unavoidable adj. One slightly skilled in or acquainted with any trade or profession. trite adj. tyranny n. tribune n. turpitude n. Sharing the same views or sentiments. Of little importance or value. Beyond which there is nothing else. triplicate adj. To divide into three parts. The state of being triple or threefold. trisect v. The arrangement of composed type. Unsuited to the wearer. trimness n. trio n. truculence n. Unendurable. as concerning terms or conditions. A three-wheeled vehicle. A three-legged stand. unanimous adj. Burdensome. A sense of injury. The act of training or the state of being under instruction. Three things grouped or associated together. The three-pronged fork that was the emblem of Neptune. unbearable adj. 5000 Collegiate Words with Brief Definitions – Amass an Ivy League Vocabulary! EASY 7-CD Edition: All you have to do is listen 15 minutes a day for 4 weeks to absorb 5000 words. . A statement so plainly true as hardly to require statement or proof. Pertaining to supernatural things or to another life. A threefold personality existing in the one divine being or substance. Threefold. Any champion of the rights and liberties of the people: often used as the name for a newspaper. on their Italian side). trident n. usually hinged near the top. tricycle n. FreeVocabulary. ultramontane adj. troublesome adj. tyrannical adj. The state or quality of being of one mind. umbrage n. truculent adj. A final statement or proposal. truthful adj. Being present everywhere. Neatness. ultramundane adj. Swollen. The office of a guardian. unbecoming adj. Taking place every third year. tutorship n. unaccountable adj. trivial adj. Composed of or pertaining to three related things or parts. triplicity n. ulterior adj. especially into three equal parts. typical adj. trickery n. tutelar adj.trestle n. ubiquitous adj. tyro n. One of three men united coordinately in public office or authority. Sincere. Pertaining to typography or printing. unaffected adj. Having the character or the spirit of a savage. typify v. place. Not so pertinent as something else to the matter spoken of. ultimate adj. An open braced framework for supporting the horizontal stringers of a railwaybridge. A group of three persons of things. tripod n. Despotic. tricolor adj. triple adj. turgid adj. ultimatum n. or the appearance of printed matter.
To fail to put strongly enough. Ridiculously or unjustly excessive. Unitarian adj. Artificial. Doubt. To reproach as deserving blame. undergarment n. uncommon adj. To put into confusion. underexposed adj. ungainly adj. To raise or lift with effort. unutterable adj. Being the only one of its kind. unlawful adj. unwieldy adj. Foolish. unsophisticated adj. Impartial. . unlimited adj. unbridled adj. Abominable. Causing annoyance or hindrance. unctuous adj. unicellular adj. unison n. More than sufficient. unconscious adj. To undervalue. The art of anointing as with oil. undermine v. Rare. Consisting of a single cell. up-keep n. univalence n. Inexpressible. undulous adj. Hades. unguent n. undercharge v. understate v. unsettle v. undulate v. unconscionable adj. upheaval n. First in order of precedence. A condition of perfect agreement and accord. underworld n. To cause to be one. unyoke v. Maintenance. undervalue v. as judgment. as a case. unbiased adj. as from great size or awkward shape. Insufficiently exposed for proper or full development. actions. To free from deception. underling n. undue adj. unfavorable adj. unspeakable adj. unique adj. undersized adj. upcast n. underhanded adj. unnatural adj. undersell v. To be the ground or support of. Not essential under the circumstances. Unconstrained. Illegal. Being in a condition of perfect agreement and accord. To move like a wave or in waves. underlie v.unbelief n. Resembling waves. Showing inexperience. To equip with less than the full complement of men. uppermost adj. untoward adj. To make an inadequate charge for. unnecessary adj. Of less than the customary size. A subordinate. Oily. Being without restraint. To subvert in an underhand way. unction n. Overthrow or violent disturbance of established order or condition. Not cognizant of objects. etc. To separate. To sell at a lower price than. upbraid v. unisonant adj. underman v. as by apprising of the real state of affairs. Clumsy. Moved or managed with difficulty. undeceive v. underrate v. as negatives in photography. To issue or be party to the issue of a policy of insurance. Any ointment or lubricant for local application. Monovalency. unwise adj. unify v. Unseasonable. upheave v. A garment to be worn under the ordinary outer garments. Clandestinely carried on. A throwing upward. Adverse. To underestimate. Pertaining to a religious body that rejects the doctrine of the Trinity. underwrite v. untimely adj.
A wanderer. vegetal adj. urgency n. Empty. Student who delivers an address at graduating exercises of an educational institution. To waver. Courageous. valedictory n. vainglory n. corrupt. urbanity n. vaccinate v. utilitarianism n. vegetation n. Level or low land between hills. Modification. The demanding for the use of money as a loan. veneer n. vapid adj. A thing that differs from another in form only. vegetative adj. Noisy. To mark with different shades or colors. utmost n. Taking unlawful or exorbitant interest on money loaned. A seller. A variety show. venal adj. To cherish reverentially. A bidding farewell. vehement adj. The greatest possible extent. passive way without exercise of the mental faculties. velocity n. usurious adj. valid adj. usage n. Change. pretentious. vendible adj. The pressure of necessity. Marketable. vacillate v. An atomizer. Of. vendition n. valedictorian n. vacuum n. mischievous boy. urchin n. To throw into confusion. or like a city. Having lost sparkling quality and flavor. vassal n. velvety adj. variance n. and demonstrative vanity. A space entirely devoid of matter. A parting address. To take possession of by force. Marked by lightness and softness. Excessive. variation n. venerate v. valorous adj. Very eager or urgent. variable adj. urban adj. vendor n. utility n. vacate v. Of or pertaining to plants. usurp v. usury n. To inoculate with vaccine virus or virus of cowpox. variegate v. Having a tendency to change. To eradicate. vagrant n. a rate of interest beyond what is allowed by law. Fitness for some desirable practical purpose. Pertaining to the process of plant-life. upturn v. Outside show or elegance. vegetate v. Mercenary. A roguish. Founded on truth. Plant-life in the aggregate. Rapid motion. variant n. uproot v. vaudeville n. One who believes in the theory that man's food should be exclusively vegetable. Meriting or commanding high esteem. Treatment. A slave or bondman. valediction n. vale n. To live in a monotonous. . vacuous adj.uproarious adj. being the same in essence or substance. vegetarian n. Refined or elegant courtesy. vaporizer n. or pertaining to. To leave. The ethical doctrine that actions are right because they are useful or of beneficial tendency. An idle wanderer. The act of selling. venerable adj. vagabond n.
vignette n. Wordy. virulent adj. vicissitude n. Perceptible by sight. virtual adj. Suffered or done in place of or for the sake of another. ranking fourth in the order of British peerage. venous adj. veracity n. vie v. The constitutional right in a chief executive of refusing to approve an enactment. A ruler acting with royal authority in place of the sovereign in a colony or province. verbose adj. but not in form or appearance. That may be pardoned or forgiven. Being on the alert to discover and ward off danger or insure safety. Of. or real. vindicate v. of something absent. vincible adj. impudent. or accurate. lost. The poisonous fluid that certain animals secrete. verdant adj. venison n. right.venereal adj. Having an aptitude for applying oneself to new and varied tasks or to various subjects. vertigo n. A description or report of something as modified by one's character or opinion. especially a complete change. Dizziness. a title of nobility. or impression. of condition or circumstances. Habitually disposed to speak the truth. vindicative adj. Truth. A change. or contained or carried in a vein or veins. To give pictorial vividness to a mental representation. vernacular n. viol n. curious. visualize v. mark. To prove true. The face. venom n. Apex. Truthfulness. A stringed instrument of the violin class. turbulent woman. To prove to be true. virago n. pertaining to. or accurate. viscount n. virtuoso n. verily adv. vinery n. a forgivable sin. exact. A noxious or troublesome animal. Conquerable. Lying or directed perpendicularly to the horizon. Exceedingly noxious or deleterious. Belonging to or suggestive of the spring. violation n. violator n. violoncello n. Word for word. verbatim adv. verification n. vestment n. vicarious adj. The act of proving to be true. Alert and intent mental watchfulness in guarding against danger. vindicatory adj. Extreme poisonousness. vigilance n. verify v. A stringed instrument held between the player's knees. vigilant adj. In England. vermin n. or look of a person. visage n. Being in essence or effect. Green with vegetation. or beautiful quality. . or gone. A greenhouse for grapes. Pertaining to or proceeding from sexual intercourse. In truth. vernal adj. version n. Revengeful. vertical adj. A bold. The flesh of deer. visual adj. Clothing or covering. A visible trace. A view or prospect. verity n. vista n. viola n. vertex n. virtu n. venial adj. A picture having a background or that is shaded off gradually. One who transgresses. viceroy n. verbiage n. virile adj. To contend. veracious adj. veto n. versatile adj. A master in the technique of some particular fine art. vestige n. The language of one's country. A musical instrument somewhat larger than a violin. exact. virulence n. Masculine. Rare. countenance. Use of many words without necessity. Punitive. Infringement. as of fortune.
In or at whatever place. volant adj. Flying or able to fly. Belligerent. Attractive. vortex n. Completely. voluptuous adj. In prosperous circumstances. wampum n. control. waif n. vociferous adj. A performer of moral and social duties. vivify v. winsome adj. vogue n. wxane v. well-to-do adj. vitalize v. wee adj. vulgarity n. formerly used among the American Indians as currency. wholly adv. . Consecrated by a vow or promise. Dedicated by a vow. Deserving of censure. To endue with life. especially when sucked spirally toward the center. An act or a means of cunning deception. To use. Changeable. vitiate v. waive v. The place in or near which a person or thing is. To endow with life or energy. vocable n. or manage. warlike adj. Beads strung on threads. A ripple. having fullness of beautiful form. wield v. well-bred adj. weal n. whereabouts n. vulnerable adj. vociferate v. A mass of rotating or whirling fluid. vivisection n. wantonness n. Well-being. Having great fluency in speaking. An act or exercise of will. vociferance n. well-doer n. To utter with a loud and vehement voice. To contaminate. as a weapon. votive adj. Eating with greediness or in very large quantities. The prevalent way or fashion. waistcoat n. wherewith n. Liveliness. A homeless. Of good ancestry. Very small. especially temporarily. whine v. voluble adj. To diminish in size and brilliancy. voracious adj. The state or quality of being necessary to existence or continuance. volitive adj. vocative adj. a word. Lacking warmth of manner. Capable of receiving injuries. Lack of refinement in conduct or speech. vivacity n. wile n. Making a loud outcry. as a woman. whet v. Without resolute purpose or energy. Capricious. especially one regarded in relation merely to its qualities of sound. wearisome adj. The necessary means or resources. wean v. neglected wanderer. To relinquish. To transfer (the young) from dependence on mother's milk to another form of nourishment.vitality n. whereupon adv. vituperable adj. After which. The quality of making a clamor. volatile adj. A vest. votary adj. as a right or claim. wintry adj. Of or pertaining to the act of calling. whimsical adj. wavelet n. weak-kneed adj. Fatiguing. with or without sensuous or sensual quality. To make more keen or eager. To utter with complaining tone. volition n. especially with full command. Recklessness. or instrument. wherever adv. The dissection of a living animal. Exercising the will.
wretchedness n. gentle wind. face. indiscreet. zenith n. influence. A witty. The art or skill of a workman. A young animal past its first year and not yet two years old. or limbs or as in pain or distress. Thin. zealot n. but tough and sinewy. To pull or force away by or as by violent twisting or wringing. wittingly adv. . as a revenge or punishment. One who earns his bread by manual labor. A person who has little understanding. The act or art of tracing or inscribing on a surface letters or ideographs. Sorcery. zephyr n. or greatness. An imaginary belt encircling the heavens within which are the larger planets. or original saying or sentiment. wrangle v. witless adj. witling n. brilliant. zodiac n. One who espouses a cause or pursues an object in an immoderately partisan manner. Like or befitting a skilled workman. or silly. To become or cause to become withered or dry. wry adj. To twist the body. wizen-faced adj. working-man n. zeitgeist n. workmanlike adj. With knowledge and by design. witticism n. Foolish. The culminating-point of prosperity. To inflict. yearling n.wiry adj. Extreme misery or unhappiness. workmanship n. Having a shriveled face. writing n. writhe v. wizen v. witchcraft n. To maintain by noisy argument or dispute. Deviating from that which is proper or right. wrest v. The intellectual and moral tendencies that characterize any age or epoch. wreak v. Any soft.