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