Difficult IELTS Words - Group 1

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aback  Speak
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Exercise
v. provide physical relief, as from pain; make easier; remove in part
Exercise
ad. by surprise; behind; in the rear
Exercise
a. perceptible; heard or perceptible by the ear
Exercise
v. assign; distribute according to plan
abbreviation  Speak
2
Exercise
v. resolve anything complex into its elements; separate into parts for purpose of examination of each separately
Exercise
n. shortening something by omitting parts of it
Exercise
n. ambition; longing
Exercise
a. adjoining; neighboring; close to; lying near
abolish  Speak
3
Exercise
n. person to pilot, navigate, or as a crew member of spacecraft
Exercise
n. one who keeps accounts; one who has charge of keeping books and accounts in an office
Exercise
v. cancel; put an end to; destroy completely
Exercise
n. active resistance; condition of being an opposing principle, force, or factor
aboriginal  Speak
4
Exercise
n. case with shelves for holding books, especially one with glazed doors
Exercise
v. pile up; collect; mount up; increase
Exercise
n. brilliant burst of fire; flame
Exercise
a. being the first of its kind in a region; primitive; native
abound  Speak
5
Exercise
v. be full of; be plentiful
Exercise
v. broaden or clarify by expanding; intensify; make larger or more powerful; increase
Exercise
n. single celled organism with no nucleus
Exercise
v. be next to; be contiguous to; border on
abrasion  Speak
6
Exercise
v. combine; mix; make less pure; lessen or moderate
Exercise
n. anxiety; extreme emotional disturbance
Exercise
v. set out for display or use; place in orderly arrangement
Exercise
n. scratch; friction
abridge  Speak
7
Exercise
n. forefather; forebear; forerunner or predecessor
Exercise
a. offering or expressing an apology or excuse; serving as or containing a formal justification or defense
Exercise
ad. by surprise; behind; in the rear
Exercise
v. condense; shorten; reduce length of written text
abundance  Speak
8
Exercise
n. great or plentiful amount; fullness to overflowing
Exercise
n. accepting with approval; favorable reception
Exercise
a. helper, additional or subsidiary
Exercise
a. adjoining; neighboring; close to; lying near
accelerate  Speak
9
Exercise
n. spot or stain, as of ink on paper; blur; weak point or failing
Exercise
v. move faster; cause to develop or progress more quickly; occur sooner than expected
Exercise
n. design, development, and production of aircraft
Exercise
v. fasten; append; add on; secure to something
acclaim  Speak
10
Exercise
v. set out for display or use; place in orderly arrangement
Exercise
v. applaud; announce with great approval
Exercise
ad. in the middle of; among; surrounded by
Exercise
n. one skilled in giving cosmetic treatments; one who does hair styling, manicures, and other beauty treatments
accommodation  Speak
11
Exercise
v. gather into a mass, sum, or whole; amount to
Exercise
a. generously supplied with money, property, or possessions; prosperous or rich; plentiful; abundant
Exercise
a. in opposing direction; harmful or unfavorable; acting or serving to oppose
Exercise
n. living quarters provided for public convenience; something that meets a need; convenience
accord  Speak
12
Exercise
a. helpful; tending to promote physical well-being
Exercise
n. settlement or compromise of conflicting opinions; written agreement between two states
Exercise
v. show off oneself; speak of with excessive pride
Exercise
ad. amid; in the middle of; among
accumulate  Speak
13
Exercise
v. climb; mount
Exercise
v. pile up; collect; mount up; increase
Exercise
n. formation of a close human relationship, as between friends; emotional and physical attachment occurring between a parent or parent figure
Exercise
v. turn to advantage of; be of service to; profit; promote
accumulation  Speak
14
Exercise
n. body of water partially enclosed by land but with a wide mouth; reddish-brown animal, especially a horse having a black tail
Exercise
n. act of gathering or amassing, as into a heap or pile
Exercise
a. demanding great effort or labor; difficult
Exercise
n. deep resonant sound, as of an explosion
accuser  Speak
15
Exercise
n. single celled organism with no nucleus
Exercise
v. broaden or clarify by expanding; intensify; make larger or more powerful; increase
Exercise
n. one who accuses; one who brings a charge of crime or fault
Exercise
n. short account of amusing or interesting event; short narrative; secret story of history or biography
acquaint  Speak
16
Exercise
v. inform about; cause to come to know personally; make familiar
Exercise
a. lacking moisture, especially having insufficient rainfall to support trees or woody plants
Exercise
n. person to pilot, navigate, or as a crew member of spacecraft
Exercise
v. parcel out in parts or portions; distribute to each individual concerned; assign as a share or lot
acquiesce  Speak
17
Exercise
a. of the air or atmosphere; produced by or found in the air; performed in the air
Exercise
n. state of growing up from childhood to manhood or womanhood; transitional period between youth and maturity
Exercise
v. stick fast; stick to firmly; be compatible or in accordance with
Exercise
v. consent or comply passively or without protest; assent
adept  Speak
18
Exercise
v. bring peace, quiet, or calm to; satisfy or relieve
Exercise
v. applaud; announce with great approval
Exercise
n. mineral pitch; black, tarry substance, burning with a bright flame
Exercise
a. expert at; very skilled; having or showing knowledge and skill and aptitude
adhere  Speak
19
Exercise
v. stick fast; stick to firmly; be compatible or in accordance with
Exercise
v. seek to attain; long for; strive toward an end
Exercise
n. shortening something by omitting parts of it
Exercise
n. defensive covering, as of metal, wood, or leather, worn to protect the body against weapons
adjacent  Speak
20
Exercise
a. adjoining; neighboring; close to; lying near
Exercise
a. opposite to the northern or arctic pole; relating to the southern pole or to the region near it
Exercise
v. affect with wonder; surprise; shock
Exercise
ad. In or toward the area behind the performing space in a theater, especially the area comprising the dressing rooms
adjoin  Speak
21
Exercise
n. person who is present and participates in a meeting
Exercise
n. design, development, and production of aircraft
Exercise
v. gather into a mass, sum, or whole; amount to
Exercise
v. be next to; be contiguous to; border on
administrate  Speak
22
Exercise
v. administer; supply; supervise or be in charge of
Exercise
a. helpful; tending to promote physical well-being
Exercise
n. anxiety; extreme emotional disturbance
Exercise
a. adjoining; neighboring; close to; lying near
adolescence  Speak
23
Exercise
n. defensive covering, as of metal, wood, or leather, worn to protect the body against weapons
Exercise
n. state of growing up from childhood to manhood or womanhood; transitional period between youth and maturity
Exercise
a. ready to consent or submit; acceptable
Exercise
v. prevent; turn or cause to turn off or away
adoption  Speak
24
Exercise
a. of analysis; resolving into elements or parts
Exercise
n. accepting with approval; favorable reception
Exercise
v. assign; distribute according to plan
Exercise
n. metallic apparatus for sending or receiving electromagnetic waves
advent  Speak
25
Exercise
a. displaying or by strong enthusiasm or devotion; passionate
Exercise
n. great or plentiful amount; fullness to overflowing
Exercise
n. durable goods for home or office use; device or instrument for household use
Exercise
n. coming or arrival, especially of something extremely important
adverse  Speak
26
Exercise
a. in opposing direction; harmful or unfavorable; acting or serving to oppose
Exercise
n. small piece of material, such as glass, plastic, or wood, that is pierced for stringing
Exercise
n. metallic apparatus for sending or receiving electromagnetic waves
Exercise
ad. by surprise; behind; in the rear
aerial  Speak
27
Exercise
a. of the air or atmosphere; produced by or found in the air; performed in the air
Exercise
n. spot or stain, as of ink on paper; blur; weak point or failing
Exercise
a. expert at; very skilled; having or showing knowledge and skill and aptitude
Exercise
n. scratch; friction
aesthetic  Speak
28
Exercise
v. stick fast; stick to firmly; be compatible or in accordance with
Exercise
n. candidate
Exercise
n. stall where books are sold, as on a street; table with enclosed sides, for displaying books for sale
Exercise
a. elegant or tasteful; of or concerning appreciation of beauty or good taste
affectionately  Speak
29
Exercise
n. annual payment of allowance or income; periodical payment, amounting to a fixed sum in each year
Exercise
v. consent or comply passively or without protest; assent
Exercise
v. find out for certain; discover with certainty; make sure of
Exercise
ad. with affection; lovingly; fondly; tenderly; kindly
affiliate  Speak
30
Exercise
n. A person, organization, or establishment associated with another, as a subordinate, subsidiary, or member
Exercise
n. metallic apparatus for sending or receiving electromagnetic waves
Exercise
n. formation of a close human relationship, as between friends; emotional and physical attachment occurring between a parent or parent figure
Exercise
n. act or process of converting the controlling of a machine or device to a more automatic system, such as computer or electronic controls
affirm  Speak
31
Exercise
n. short account of amusing or interesting event; short narrative; secret story of history or biography
Exercise
n. brilliant burst of fire; flame
Exercise
v. assert; confirm
Exercise
a. no longer current or applicable; antiquated
affix  Speak
32
Exercise
ad. with affection; lovingly; fondly; tenderly; kindly
Exercise
v. fasten; append; add on; secure to something
Exercise
v. stick fast; stick to firmly; be compatible or in accordance with
Exercise
v. consent or comply passively or without protest; assent
afflict  Speak
33
Exercise
v. cause pain, suffering or distress
Exercise
n. plant of the family of grasses, and genus Bambusa, growing in tropical countries
Exercise
n. the center around which something rotates; pivot
Exercise
a. randomly chosen; determined by chance or impulse, and not by reason or principle
affluent  Speak
34
Exercise
v. broaden or clarify by expanding; intensify; make larger or more powerful; increase
Exercise
v. state without proof; assert to be true
Exercise
a. generously supplied with money, property, or possessions; prosperous or rich; plentiful; abundant
Exercise
n. sharp cutting edge of a knife; sword or knife; swords-man
aggregate  Speak
35
Exercise
a. randomly chosen; determined by chance or impulse, and not by reason or principle
Exercise
n. body of water partially enclosed by land but with a wide mouth; reddish-brown animal, especially a horse having a black tail
Exercise
v. gather into a mass, sum, or whole; amount to
Exercise
n. metallic apparatus for sending or receiving electromagnetic waves
agitation  Speak
36
Exercise
n. essential quality; reputation; honor
Exercise
n. great or plentiful amount; fullness to overflowing
Exercise
n. space for ship to dock or anchor; allotted place; place to sleep or stay; appointment or job
Exercise
n. anxiety; extreme emotional disturbance
agreeable  Speak
37
Exercise
v. inscribe or dedicate; attribute to a specified cause, source, or origin; assign as a quality
Exercise
n. state of growing up from childhood to manhood or womanhood; transitional period between youth and maturity
Exercise
n. body of water partially enclosed by land but with a wide mouth; reddish-brown animal, especially a horse having a black tail
Exercise
a. ready to consent or submit; acceptable
airing  Speak
38
Exercise
v. inform about; cause to come to know personally; make familiar
Exercise
v. provide physical relief, as from pain; make easier; remove in part
Exercise
v. assign; distribute according to plan
Exercise
a. exposure to air for freshening or drying; exposure to public attention; radio or television broadcast
aisle  Speak
39
Exercise
n. active resistance; condition of being an opposing principle, force, or factor
Exercise
n. using or able to use two languages, especially with equal or nearly equal fluency
Exercise
ad. with affection; lovingly; fondly; tenderly; kindly
Exercise
n. a passageway between rows of seats or shelves
albeit  Speak
40
Exercise
a. no longer current or applicable; antiquated
Exercise
n. game played on a court with light long-handled rackets
Exercise
ad. even though; although; notwithstanding
Exercise
a. arranged in customary order of the letters of a language
allege  Speak
41
Exercise
v. state without proof; assert to be true
Exercise
a. no longer current or applicable; antiquated
Exercise
v. consent or comply passively or without protest; assent
Exercise
n. independence; self-government or the right of self-government; self-determination
alleviate  Speak
42
Exercise
v. attack from all sides; trouble persistently; hem in
Exercise
v. affect with wonder; surprise; shock
Exercise
v. provide physical relief, as from pain; make easier; remove in part
Exercise
a. demanding great effort or labor; difficult
allocate  Speak
43
Exercise
n. state of being ambiguous; doubtfulness or uncertainty
Exercise
a. exposure to air for freshening or drying; exposure to public attention; radio or television broadcast
Exercise
a. considerable; perceptible
Exercise
v. assign; distribute according to plan
allot  Speak
44
Exercise
a. unclear or doubtful in meaning
Exercise
n. person who is present and participates in a meeting
Exercise
v. parcel out in parts or portions; distribute to each individual concerned; assign as a share or lot
Exercise
n. stall where books are sold, as on a street; table with enclosed sides, for displaying books for sale
alloy  Speak
45
Exercise
n. word of opposite meaning; counter term
Exercise
v. combine; mix; make less pure; lessen or moderate
Exercise
v. lead into perplexity or confusion; perplex with mazes
Exercise
n. space for ship to dock or anchor; allotted place; place to sleep or stay; appointment or job
alphabetical  Speak
46
Exercise
a. ready to consent or submit; acceptable
Exercise
a. of analysis; resolving into elements or parts
Exercise
a. arranged in customary order of the letters of a language
Exercise
n. a method or means by which something may be accomplished
ambiguity  Speak
47
Exercise
n. defensive covering, as of metal, wood, or leather, worn to protect the body against weapons
Exercise
v. administer; supply; supervise or be in charge of
Exercise
n. state of being ambiguous; doubtfulness or uncertainty
Exercise
v. frustrate as by confusing or perplexing; impede force or movement of
ambiguous  Speak
48
Exercise
n. word of opposite meaning; counter term
Exercise
n. list of works of a specific author or publisher; list of writings relating to a given subject
Exercise
a. unclear or doubtful in meaning
Exercise
v. trade goods or services without the exchange of money
amend  Speak
49
Exercise
n. using or able to use two languages, especially with equal or nearly equal fluency
Exercise
n. game played on a court with light long-handled rackets
Exercise
a. helper, additional or subsidiary
Exercise
v. change for the better; improve; remove faults or errors
amid  Speak
50
Exercise
a. lacking moisture, especially having insufficient rainfall to support trees or woody plants
Exercise
n. one who accuses; one who brings a charge of crime or fault
Exercise
n. formation of a close human relationship, as between friends; emotional and physical attachment occurring between a parent or parent figure
Exercise
ad. in the middle of; among; surrounded by
amidst  Speak
51
Exercise
a. elegant or tasteful; of or concerning appreciation of beauty or good taste
Exercise
ad. amid; in the middle of; among
Exercise
v. climb; mount
Exercise
n. space for ship to dock or anchor; allotted place; place to sleep or stay; appointment or job
amphibian  Speak
52
Exercise
n. deep resonant sound, as of an explosion
Exercise
n. one skilled in giving cosmetic treatments; one who does hair styling, manicures, and other beauty treatments
Exercise
a. able to live both on land and in water
Exercise
n. annual payment of allowance or income; periodical payment, amounting to a fixed sum in each year
amplify  Speak
53
Exercise
n. list of works of a specific author or publisher; list of writings relating to a given subject
Exercise
v. stick fast; stick to firmly; be compatible or in accordance with
Exercise
v. broaden or clarify by expanding; intensify; make larger or more powerful; increase
Exercise
n. thin A bird-like or flying creature
analyse  Speak
54
Exercise
v. resolve anything complex into its elements; separate into parts for purpose of examination of each separately
Exercise
n. space for ship to dock or anchor; allotted place; place to sleep or stay; appointment or job
Exercise
v. destroy completely; reduce to nonexistence
Exercise
v. prevent; turn or cause to turn off or away
analytical  Speak
55
Exercise
v. bring peace, quiet, or calm to; satisfy or relieve
Exercise
v. inform about; cause to come to know personally; make familiar
Exercise
a. of analysis; resolving into elements or parts
Exercise
n. anxiety; extreme emotional disturbance
ancestor  Speak
56
Exercise
n. forefather; forebear; forerunner or predecessor
Exercise
a. helpful; tending to promote physical well-being
Exercise
a. consisting of, relating to, or being in water
Exercise
a. in opposing direction; harmful or unfavorable; acting or serving to oppose
anecdote  Speak
57
Exercise
a. randomly chosen; determined by chance or impulse, and not by reason or principle
Exercise
v. be next to; be contiguous to; border on
Exercise
n. short account of amusing or interesting event; short narrative; secret story of history or biography
Exercise
v. frustrate as by confusing or perplexing; impede force or movement of
annihilate  Speak
58
Exercise
a. generously supplied with money, property, or possessions; prosperous or rich; plentiful; abundant
Exercise
n. word of opposite meaning; counter term
Exercise
n. a group of nations, parties, or persons united for common action
Exercise
v. destroy completely; reduce to nonexistence
annuity  Speak
59
Exercise
n. annual payment of allowance or income; periodical payment, amounting to a fixed sum in each year
Exercise
n. active resistance; condition of being an opposing principle, force, or factor
Exercise
ad. in the middle of; among; surrounded by
Exercise
ad. even though; although; notwithstanding
anoint  Speak
60
Exercise
n. case with shelves for holding books, especially one with glazed doors
Exercise
v. apply oil, ointment, or a similar substance to; choose by or as if by divine intervention
Exercise
v. cause pain, suffering or distress
Exercise
v. attach; add as supplement or appendix
antagonism  Speak
61
Exercise
n. active resistance; condition of being an opposing principle, force, or factor
Exercise
n. serious mistake typically caused by ignorance or confusion
Exercise
v. inscribe or dedicate; attribute to a specified cause, source, or origin; assign as a quality
Exercise
n. a passageway between rows of seats or shelves
antarctic  Speak
62
Exercise
a. of the air or atmosphere; produced by or found in the air; performed in the air
Exercise
n. one skilled in giving cosmetic treatments; one who does hair styling, manicures, and other beauty treatments
Exercise
n. works for an expert to learn a trade; beginner; learner
Exercise
a. opposite to the northern or arctic pole; relating to the southern pole or to the region near it
antenna  Speak
63
Exercise
v. state without proof; assert to be true
Exercise
n. metallic apparatus for sending or receiving electromagnetic waves
Exercise
n. stall where books are sold, as on a street; table with enclosed sides, for displaying books for sale
Exercise
a. no longer current or applicable; antiquated
anthology  Speak
64
Exercise
n. book of literary selections by various authors
Exercise
v. state without proof; assert to be true
Exercise
n. great or plentiful amount; fullness to overflowing
Exercise
n. works for an expert to learn a trade; beginner; learner
antonym  Speak
65
Exercise
n. one skilled in giving cosmetic treatments; one who does hair styling, manicures, and other beauty treatments
Exercise
n. spot or stain, as of ink on paper; blur; weak point or failing
Exercise
n. word of opposite meaning; counter term
Exercise
v. pile up; collect; mount up; increase
apex  Speak
66
Exercise
n. highest point; the vertex; usually pointed end of an object; the tip
Exercise
a. in opposing direction; harmful or unfavorable; acting or serving to oppose
Exercise
v. move faster; cause to develop or progress more quickly; occur sooner than expected
Exercise
n. book of literary selections by various authors
apologetic  Speak
67
Exercise
a. offering or expressing an apology or excuse; serving as or containing a formal justification or defense
Exercise
a. in opposing direction; harmful or unfavorable; acting or serving to oppose
Exercise
ad. in the middle of; among; surrounded by
Exercise
n. brilliant burst of fire; flame
apparatus  Speak
68
Exercise
n. a group of parts that work together to perform given function; appliance or device for particular purpose
Exercise
a. arranged in customary order of the letters of a language
Exercise
a. considerable; perceptible
Exercise
v. inform about; cause to come to know personally; make familiar
appease  Speak
69
Exercise
n. an artificial obstruction, such as a dam, built in a watercourse to increase its depth or to divert its flow; rapid and continuous delivery of linguistic communication
Exercise
v. bring peace, quiet, or calm to; satisfy or relieve
Exercise
n. fall or slide of a large mass, as of snow or rock, down a mountainside
Exercise
a. ready to consent or submit; acceptable
append  Speak
70
Exercise
v. bring peace, quiet, or calm to; satisfy or relieve
Exercise
v. turn to advantage of; be of service to; profit; promote
Exercise
a. helper, additional or subsidiary
Exercise
v. attach; add as supplement or appendix
appliance  Speak
71
Exercise
n. state of growing up from childhood to manhood or womanhood; transitional period between youth and maturity
Exercise
a. varied; miscellaneous
Exercise
v. inform about; cause to come to know personally; make familiar
Exercise
n. durable goods for home or office use; device or instrument for household use
applicant  Speak
72
Exercise
n. one skilled in giving cosmetic treatments; one who does hair styling, manicures, and other beauty treatments
Exercise
a. opposite to the northern or arctic pole; relating to the southern pole or to the region near it
Exercise
n. candidate
Exercise
a. arranged in customary order of the letters of a language
appraisal  Speak
73
Exercise
n. anxiety; extreme emotional disturbance
Exercise
n. assessment; evaluation; the classification of someone or something with respect to its worth
Exercise
ad. in the middle of; among; surrounded by
Exercise
n. ambition; longing
appreciable  Speak
74
Exercise
a. able to live both on land and in water
Exercise
a. considerable; perceptible
Exercise
n. using or able to use two languages, especially with equal or nearly equal fluency
Exercise
v. climb; mount
apprentice  Speak
75
Exercise
v. apply oil, ointment, or a similar substance to; choose by or as if by divine intervention
Exercise
v. frustrate as by confusing or perplexing; impede force or movement of
Exercise
n. works for an expert to learn a trade; beginner; learner
Exercise
n. deep resonant sound, as of an explosion
approximate  Speak
76
Exercise
v. climb; mount
Exercise
v. pile up; collect; mount up; increase
Exercise
v. fasten; append; add on; secure to something
Exercise
v. approach; come near
apt  Speak
77
Exercise
n. space for ship to dock or anchor; allotted place; place to sleep or stay; appointment or job
Exercise
a. likely; exactly suitable; appropriate; quick to learn or understand
Exercise
n. A person, organization, or establishment associated with another, as a subordinate, subsidiary, or member
Exercise
n. accepting with approval; favorable reception
aquatic  Speak
78
Exercise
v. attack from all sides; trouble persistently; hem in
Exercise
a. of the air or atmosphere; produced by or found in the air; performed in the air
Exercise
a. consisting of, relating to, or being in water
Exercise
n. scratch; friction
arbitrary  Speak
79
Exercise
n. the center around which something rotates; pivot
Exercise
n. independence; self-government or the right of self-government; self-determination
Exercise
a. varied; miscellaneous
Exercise
a. randomly chosen; determined by chance or impulse, and not by reason or principle
archaic  Speak
80
Exercise
a. randomly chosen; determined by chance or impulse, and not by reason or principle
Exercise
a. helpful; tending to promote physical well-being
Exercise
a. no longer current or applicable; antiquated
Exercise
n. works for an expert to learn a trade; beginner; learner
ardent  Speak
81
Exercise
n. the act of rising or going upward
Exercise
n. structure set up across a route of access to obstruct the passage of an enemy
Exercise
a. displaying or by strong enthusiasm or devotion; passionate
Exercise
a. of analysis; resolving into elements or parts
arduous  Speak
82
Exercise
a. in opposing direction; harmful or unfavorable; acting or serving to oppose
Exercise
v. move faster; cause to develop or progress more quickly; occur sooner than expected
Exercise
n. great or plentiful amount; fullness to overflowing
Exercise
a. demanding great effort or labor; difficult
arid  Speak
83
Exercise
a. helper, additional or subsidiary
Exercise
a. helpful; tending to promote physical well-being
Exercise
a. two-sided; mutual
Exercise
a. lacking moisture, especially having insufficient rainfall to support trees or woody plants
armour  Speak
84
Exercise
a. elegant or tasteful; of or concerning appreciation of beauty or good taste
Exercise
n. highest point; the vertex; usually pointed end of an object; the tip
Exercise
v. make greater, as in size, extent, or quantity
Exercise
n. defensive covering, as of metal, wood, or leather, worn to protect the body against weapons
arouse  Speak
85
Exercise
n. shortening something by omitting parts of it
Exercise
n. word of opposite meaning; counter term
Exercise
v. excite; stimulate; awaken from or as if from sleep
Exercise
a. varied; miscellaneous
array  Speak
86
Exercise
v. set out for display or use; place in orderly arrangement
Exercise
v. declare or state with confidence; put oneself forward boldly
Exercise
a. arranged in customary order of the letters of a language
Exercise
ad. amid; in the middle of; among
arsenal  Speak
87
Exercise
n. quality of being genuine or trustworthy
Exercise
n. mineral pitch; black, tarry substance, burning with a bright flame
Exercise
n. state of growing up from childhood to manhood or womanhood; transitional period between youth and maturity
Exercise
n. stock or supply, usually of weapons
ascend  Speak
88
Exercise
n. stall where books are sold, as on a street; table with enclosed sides, for displaying books for sale
Exercise
n. shortening something by omitting parts of it
Exercise
v. climb; mount
Exercise
v. show off oneself; speak of with excessive pride
ascent  Speak
89
Exercise
n. small piece of material, such as glass, plastic, or wood, that is pierced for stringing
Exercise
n. the act of rising or going upward
Exercise
n. formation of a close human relationship, as between friends; emotional and physical attachment occurring between a parent or parent figure
Exercise
n. space for ship to dock or anchor; allotted place; place to sleep or stay; appointment or job
ascertain  Speak
90
Exercise
v. bring peace, quiet, or calm to; satisfy or relieve
Exercise
n. state of being ambiguous; doubtfulness or uncertainty
Exercise
ad. in the middle of; among; surrounded by
Exercise
v. find out for certain; discover with certainty; make sure of
ascribe  Speak
91
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a. adjoining; neighboring; close to; lying near
Exercise
a. helper, additional or subsidiary
Exercise
v. inscribe or dedicate; attribute to a specified cause, source, or origin; assign as a quality
Exercise
n. using or able to use two languages, especially with equal or nearly equal fluency
aspiration  Speak
92
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n. state of growing up from childhood to manhood or womanhood; transitional period between youth and maturity
Exercise
n. ambition; longing
Exercise
ad. even though; although; notwithstanding
Exercise
v. lead into perplexity or confusion; perplex with mazes
aspire  Speak
93
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n. structure set up across a route of access to obstruct the passage of an enemy
Exercise
n. act of gathering or amassing, as into a heap or pile
Exercise
n. fall or slide of a large mass, as of snow or rock, down a mountainside
Exercise
v. seek to attain; long for; strive toward an end
assert  Speak
94
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n. using or able to use two languages, especially with equal or nearly equal fluency
Exercise
v. declare or state with confidence; put oneself forward boldly
Exercise
v. trade goods or services without the exchange of money
Exercise
n. game played on a court with light long-handled rackets
assorted  Speak
95
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n. word of opposite meaning; counter term
Exercise
n. coming or arrival, especially of something extremely important
Exercise
a. offering or expressing an apology or excuse; serving as or containing a formal justification or defense
Exercise
a. varied; miscellaneous
astound  Speak
96
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n. book of literary selections by various authors
Exercise
v. condense; shorten; reduce length of written text
Exercise
n. candidate
Exercise
v. affect with wonder; surprise; shock
astronaut  Speak
97
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v. fasten; append; add on; secure to something
Exercise
n. person to pilot, navigate, or as a crew member of spacecraft
Exercise
v. condense; shorten; reduce length of written text
Exercise
v. apply oil, ointment, or a similar substance to; choose by or as if by divine intervention
asylum  Speak
98
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n. act or process of converting the controlling of a machine or device to a more automatic system, such as computer or electronic controls
Exercise
n. a place offering protection and shelter
Exercise
n. body of water partially enclosed by land but with a wide mouth; reddish-brown animal, especially a horse having a black tail
Exercise
n. brilliant burst of fire; flame
attain  Speak
99
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n. state of growing up from childhood to manhood or womanhood; transitional period between youth and maturity
Exercise
v. attach; add as supplement or appendix
Exercise
v. achieve or accomplish; gain
Exercise
n. space for ship to dock or anchor; allotted place; place to sleep or stay; appointment or job
attendee  Speak
100
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v. change for the better; improve; remove faults or errors
Exercise
n. person who is present and participates in a meeting
Exercise
a. helpful; tending to promote physical well-being
Exercise
n. quality of being genuine or trustworthy
attribute  Speak
101
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a. expert at; very skilled; having or showing knowledge and skill and aptitude
Exercise
v. provide physical relief, as from pain; make easier; remove in part
Exercise
n. essential quality; reputation; honor
Exercise
v. apply oil, ointment, or a similar substance to; choose by or as if by divine intervention
audible  Speak
102
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v. destroy completely; reduce to nonexistence
Exercise
v. replace or enhance human labor with machines
Exercise
a. displaying or by strong enthusiasm or devotion; passionate
Exercise
a. perceptible; heard or perceptible by the ear
augment  Speak
103
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v. make greater, as in size, extent, or quantity
Exercise
v. inscribe or dedicate; attribute to a specified cause, source, or origin; assign as a quality
Exercise
n. an artificial obstruction, such as a dam, built in a watercourse to increase its depth or to divert its flow; rapid and continuous delivery of linguistic communication
Exercise
a. unclear or doubtful in meaning
authenticity  Speak
104
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n. quality of being genuine or trustworthy
Exercise
n. an artificial obstruction, such as a dam, built in a watercourse to increase its depth or to divert its flow; rapid and continuous delivery of linguistic communication
Exercise
n. sharp cutting edge of a knife; sword or knife; swords-man
Exercise
n. living quarters provided for public convenience; something that meets a need; convenience
authoritative  Speak
105
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n. act of gathering or amassing, as into a heap or pile
Exercise
v. pile up; collect; mount up; increase
Exercise
v. seek to attain; long for; strive toward an end
Exercise
a. having weight of authority; peremptory and dictatorial
automate  Speak
106
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a. of analysis; resolving into elements or parts
Exercise
v. make greater, as in size, extent, or quantity
Exercise
v. replace or enhance human labor with machines
Exercise
v. state without proof; assert to be true
automation  Speak
107
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n. act or process of converting the controlling of a machine or device to a more automatic system, such as computer or electronic controls
Exercise
n. list of works of a specific author or publisher; list of writings relating to a given subject
Exercise
a. adjoining; neighboring; close to; lying near
Exercise
n. person who is present and participates in a meeting
autonomy  Speak
108
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a. helpful; tending to promote physical well-being
Exercise
n. the center around which something rotates; pivot
Exercise
a. likely; exactly suitable; appropriate; quick to learn or understand
Exercise
n. independence; self-government or the right of self-government; self-determination
auxiliary  Speak
109
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n. formation of a close human relationship, as between friends; emotional and physical attachment occurring between a parent or parent figure
Exercise
a. varied; miscellaneous
Exercise
v. cause pain, suffering or distress
Exercise
a. helper, additional or subsidiary
avail  Speak
110
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v. turn to advantage of; be of service to; profit; promote
Exercise
n. a method or means by which something may be accomplished
Exercise
a. having weight of authority; peremptory and dictatorial
Exercise
v. cancel; put an end to; destroy completely
avalanche  Speak
111
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a. of analysis; resolving into elements or parts
Exercise
a. varied; miscellaneous
Exercise
n. fall or slide of a large mass, as of snow or rock, down a mountainside
Exercise
a. generously supplied with money, property, or possessions; prosperous or rich; plentiful; abundant
avenue  Speak
112
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v. gather into a mass, sum, or whole; amount to
Exercise
a. of the air or atmosphere; produced by or found in the air; performed in the air
Exercise
n. quality of being genuine or trustworthy
Exercise
n. a method or means by which something may be accomplished
avert  Speak
113
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v. prevent; turn or cause to turn off or away
Exercise
v. affect with wonder; surprise; shock
Exercise
a. being the first of its kind in a region; primitive; native
Exercise
n. book of literary selections by various authors
avian  Speak
114
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v. affect with wonder; surprise; shock
Exercise
v. turn to advantage of; be of service to; profit; promote
Exercise
v. lead into perplexity or confusion; perplex with mazes
Exercise
n. thin A bird-like or flying creature
aviation  Speak
115
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a. generously supplied with money, property, or possessions; prosperous or rich; plentiful; abundant
Exercise
n. short account of amusing or interesting event; short narrative; secret story of history or biography
Exercise
n. great or plentiful amount; fullness to overflowing
Exercise
n. design, development, and production of aircraft
awake  Speak
116
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n. active resistance; condition of being an opposing principle, force, or factor
Exercise
v. set out for display or use; place in orderly arrangement
Exercise
n. act of gathering or amassing, as into a heap or pile
Exercise
v. rouse from sleep;stir the interest of; excite
axis  Speak
117
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n. the center around which something rotates; pivot
Exercise
n. person to pilot, navigate, or as a crew member of spacecraft
Exercise
a. exposure to air for freshening or drying; exposure to public attention; radio or television broadcast
Exercise
n. works for an expert to learn a trade; beginner; learner
backstage  Speak
118
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ad. In or toward the area behind the performing space in a theater, especially the area comprising the dressing rooms
Exercise
v. move faster; cause to develop or progress more quickly; occur sooner than expected
Exercise
v. cancel; put an end to; destroy completely
Exercise
n. a group of nations, parties, or persons united for common action
bacterium  Speak
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v. cancel; put an end to; destroy completely
Exercise
n. a group of nations, parties, or persons united for common action
Exercise
n. coming or arrival, especially of something extremely important
Exercise
n. single celled organism with no nucleus
badminton  Speak
120
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n. game played on a court with light long-handled rackets
Exercise
v. condense; shorten; reduce length of written text
Exercise
v. resolve anything complex into its elements; separate into parts for purpose of examination of each separately
Exercise
a. in opposing direction; harmful or unfavorable; acting or serving to oppose
baffle  Speak
121
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ad. by surprise; behind; in the rear
Exercise
v. frustrate as by confusing or perplexing; impede force or movement of
Exercise
a. elegant or tasteful; of or concerning appreciation of beauty or good taste
Exercise
n. defensive covering, as of metal, wood, or leather, worn to protect the body against weapons
bamboo  Speak
122
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n. durable goods for home or office use; device or instrument for household use
Exercise
n. plant of the family of grasses, and genus Bambusa, growing in tropical countries
Exercise
v. parcel out in parts or portions; distribute to each individual concerned; assign as a share or lot
Exercise
n. a passageway between rows of seats or shelves
barbaric  Speak
123
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n. list of works of a specific author or publisher; list of writings relating to a given subject
Exercise
n. brilliant burst of fire; flame
Exercise
n. annual payment of allowance or income; periodical payment, amounting to a fixed sum in each year
Exercise
a. resembling uncivilized persons, lacking refinement
barometer  Speak
124
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n. instrument for determining the weight or pressure of the atmosphere
Exercise
n. durable goods for home or office use; device or instrument for household use
Exercise
n. one who keeps accounts; one who has charge of keeping books and accounts in an office
Exercise
n. thin A bird-like or flying creature
barrage  Speak
125
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v. show off oneself; speak of with excessive pride
Exercise
v. climb; mount
Exercise
n. a method or means by which something may be accomplished
Exercise
n. an artificial obstruction, such as a dam, built in a watercourse to increase its depth or to divert its flow; rapid and continuous delivery of linguistic communication
barricade  Speak
126
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n. plant of the family of grasses, and genus Bambusa, growing in tropical countries
Exercise
v. climb; mount
Exercise
a. having weight of authority; peremptory and dictatorial
Exercise
n. structure set up across a route of access to obstruct the passage of an enemy
barter  Speak
127
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v. trade goods or services without the exchange of money
Exercise
v. inscribe or dedicate; attribute to a specified cause, source, or origin; assign as a quality
Exercise
n. ambition; longing
Exercise
a. generously supplied with money, property, or possessions; prosperous or rich; plentiful; abundant
bay  Speak
128
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n. A person, organization, or establishment associated with another, as a subordinate, subsidiary, or member
Exercise
n. body of water partially enclosed by land but with a wide mouth; reddish-brown animal, especially a horse having a black tail
Exercise
n. stall where books are sold, as on a street; table with enclosed sides, for displaying books for sale
Exercise
n. list of works of a specific author or publisher; list of writings relating to a given subject
bead  Speak
129
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n. quality of being genuine or trustworthy
Exercise
n. state of growing up from childhood to manhood or womanhood; transitional period between youth and maturity
Exercise
n. small piece of material, such as glass, plastic, or wood, that is pierced for stringing
Exercise
v. attack from all sides; trouble persistently; hem in
beautician  Speak
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n. one skilled in giving cosmetic treatments; one who does hair styling, manicures, and other beauty treatments
Exercise
ad. with affection; lovingly; fondly; tenderly; kindly
Exercise
v. stick fast; stick to firmly; be compatible or in accordance with
Exercise
n. person who is present and participates in a meeting
beneficial  Speak
131
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a. offering or expressing an apology or excuse; serving as or containing a formal justification or defense
Exercise
a. two-sided; mutual
Exercise
n. one who keeps accounts; one who has charge of keeping books and accounts in an office
Exercise
a. helpful; tending to promote physical well-being
berth  Speak
132
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v. administer; supply; supervise or be in charge of
Exercise
n. durable goods for home or office use; device or instrument for household use
Exercise
a. able to live both on land and in water
Exercise
n. space for ship to dock or anchor; allotted place; place to sleep or stay; appointment or job
beset  Speak
133
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v. attack from all sides; trouble persistently; hem in
Exercise
v. affect with wonder; surprise; shock
Exercise
n. stock or supply, usually of weapons
Exercise
v. trade goods or services without the exchange of money
bewilder  Speak
134
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v. show off oneself; speak of with excessive pride
Exercise
v. lead into perplexity or confusion; perplex with mazes
Exercise
n. quality of being genuine or trustworthy
Exercise
ad. amid; in the middle of; among
bibliography  Speak
135
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v. condense; shorten; reduce length of written text
Exercise
a. lacking moisture, especially having insufficient rainfall to support trees or woody plants
Exercise
n. list of works of a specific author or publisher; list of writings relating to a given subject
Exercise
v. assign; distribute according to plan
bilateral  Speak
136
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v. find out for certain; discover with certainty; make sure of
Exercise
a. helpful; tending to promote physical well-being
Exercise
a. two-sided; mutual
Exercise
a. expert at; very skilled; having or showing knowledge and skill and aptitude
bilingual  Speak
137
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n. coming or arrival, especially of something extremely important
Exercise
a. consisting of, relating to, or being in water
Exercise
n. using or able to use two languages, especially with equal or nearly equal fluency
Exercise
a. able to live both on land and in water
bitumen  Speak
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v. cause pain, suffering or distress
Exercise
n. mineral pitch; black, tarry substance, burning with a bright flame
Exercise
v. destroy completely; reduce to nonexistence
Exercise
n. a place offering protection and shelter
blade  Speak
139
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n. shortening something by omitting parts of it
Exercise
v. combine; mix; make less pure; lessen or moderate
Exercise
n. state of being ambiguous; doubtfulness or uncertainty
Exercise
n. sharp cutting edge of a knife; sword or knife; swords-man
blaze  Speak
140
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v. consent or comply passively or without protest; assent
Exercise
ad. with affection; lovingly; fondly; tenderly; kindly
Exercise
a. randomly chosen; determined by chance or impulse, and not by reason or principle
Exercise
n. brilliant burst of fire; flame
bloc  Speak
141
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n. a group of nations, parties, or persons united for common action
Exercise
v. bring peace, quiet, or calm to; satisfy or relieve
Exercise
v. frustrate as by confusing or perplexing; impede force or movement of
Exercise
n. state of being ambiguous; doubtfulness or uncertainty
blot  Speak
142
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n. using or able to use two languages, especially with equal or nearly equal fluency
Exercise
n. a place offering protection and shelter
Exercise
n. state of being ambiguous; doubtfulness or uncertainty
Exercise
n. spot or stain, as of ink on paper; blur; weak point or failing
blunder  Speak
143
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v. apply oil, ointment, or a similar substance to; choose by or as if by divine intervention
Exercise
a. in opposing direction; harmful or unfavorable; acting or serving to oppose
Exercise
a. no longer current or applicable; antiquated
Exercise
n. serious mistake typically caused by ignorance or confusion
boast  Speak
144
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a. able to live both on land and in water
Exercise
v. show off oneself; speak of with excessive pride
Exercise
v. excite; stimulate; awaken from or as if from sleep
Exercise
v. stick fast; stick to firmly; be compatible or in accordance with
bonding  Speak
145
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v. be full of; be plentiful
Exercise
n. coming or arrival, especially of something extremely important
Exercise
n. formation of a close human relationship, as between friends; emotional and physical attachment occurring between a parent or parent figure
Exercise
n. the center around which something rotates; pivot
bookcase  Speak
146
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ad. even though; although; notwithstanding
Exercise
n. case with shelves for holding books, especially one with glazed doors
Exercise
n. shortening something by omitting parts of it
Exercise
n. person to pilot, navigate, or as a crew member of spacecraft
bookkeeper  Speak
147
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a. expert at; very skilled; having or showing knowledge and skill and aptitude
Exercise
n. one who keeps accounts; one who has charge of keeping books and accounts in an office
Exercise
n. settlement or compromise of conflicting opinions; written agreement between two states
Exercise
n. the center around which something rotates; pivot
bookstall  Speak
148
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n. essential quality; reputation; honor
Exercise
v. broaden or clarify by expanding; intensify; make larger or more powerful; increase
Exercise
n. stall where books are sold, as on a street; table with enclosed sides, for displaying books for sale
Exercise
v. find out for certain; discover with certainty; make sure of
boom  Speak
149
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n. deep resonant sound, as of an explosion
Exercise
a. considerable; perceptible
Exercise
n. person who is present and participates in a meeting
Exercise
v. change for the better; improve; remove faults or errors