v. humiliate; lower or depress in rank or esteem
n. the lady superior of a nunnery.
n. the group of buildings which collectively form the dwelling-place of a society of monks or nuns.
n. the superior of a community of monks.
v. give up, renounce, abandon, lay down, or withdraw from, as a right or claim
n. belly, or that part of the body between the thorax and the pelvis
n. of, pertaining to, or situated on the abdomen.
n. criminal act of capturing and carrying away by force
adv. in bed; on a bed.
n. deviation from a right, customary, or prescribed course.
v. aid, usually in doing something wrong; encourage
n. suspended action; temporary cessation or suspension
n. the act of detesting extremely.
adj. very repugnant; hateful.
a. being of the most miserable kind; wretched; lacking pride; brought low in condition or status
v. renounce upon oath; abandon forever
adj. competent for physical service.
n. washing or cleansing of the body, especially as part of religious rite
v. give up or surrender; deny something to oneself
a. unusual; not typical; not normal
a. detestable; extremely unpleasant; very bad
v. to hate violently.
n. a very detestable act or practice.
a. being the first of its kind in a region; primitive; native
n. the original of earliest known inhabitants of a country.
v. wear away by friction; scrape; erode
n. scratch; friction
v. condense; shorten; reduce length of written text
n. a condensed form as of a book or play.
a. abolish, do away with, or annul, especially by authority
a. broken off; very steep; having sudden transitions from one subject to another
n. a collection of pus in a cavity formed within some tissue of the body.
n. the act of cutting off, as in a surgical operation.
v. leave quickly and secretly and hide oneself, often to avoid arrest or prosecution
n. state of being absent; state of being away
adj. lacking in attention to immediate surroundings or business.
n. act of absolving or the state of being absolved; formal remission of sin imparted by a priest
v. let off hook; relieve of requirement or obligation
v. assimilate or incorporate; suck or drink up; occupy full attention
n. process of absorbing nutrients into the body after digestion; state of mental concentration
v. refrain; hold oneself back voluntarily from an action or practice
a. sparing or moderation in eating and drinking; temperate
n. restraint from eating or drinking; refraining from indulging appetite or desire
a. obscure; profound; difficult to understand.
a. preposterous; ridiculously incongruous or unreasonable; foolish
a. plentiful; possessing riches or resources
a. coarsely insulting; physically harmful; characterized by improper or wrongful use
v. border upon; adjoin; touch or end at one end or side; lie adjacent
n. enormous chasm; vast bottomless pit; any deep, immeasurable space; hell
a. related to school; not practical or directly useful; relating to scholarly organization; based on formal education
n. a scholar who is skilled in academic disputation
n. school for special instruction; society of scholars, scientists, or artists
v. agree; give consent, often at insistence of another; concede
v. move faster; cause to develop or progress more quickly; occur sooner than expected
v. to take when offered.
n. approach; entry; entrance
a. easily approached or entered; obtainable; easy to talk to or get along with
n. induction or elevation, as to dignity, office, or government.
n. additional object; useful but not essential thing; subordinate or supplementary item
v. applaud; announce with great approval
v. do a favor or service for; provide for; supply with; make suitable; adapt; allow for
n. act of accompanying someone or something
n. one who or that which accompanies.
v. travel with; be associated with
n. partner in crime; associate in wrongdoing
v. succeed in doing; bring to pass; achieve; reach the end of; complete
n. a portable box-shaped free-reed instrument; reeds that are made to vibrate by air from the bellows controlled by the player
v. approach and speak to boldly or aggressively, as with demand or request
n. narrative or record of events; reason given for a particular action or event
v. equip; provide with military equipment
v. authorize; commission; give credit for
v. pile up; collect; mount up; increase
n. quality of nearness to the truth or the true value
a. capable of providing a correct reading or measurement; performing with care and precision
adj. doomed to evil, misery, or misfortune.
n. indictment; charge of wrongdoing that is made against a person or other party
adj. of, pertaining to, or involving an accusation.
v. to make familiar by use.
n. bitterness of speech and temper; sourness or acidness of taste, character, or tone
n. a salt of acetic acid.
a. having properties of vinegar; sour
v. to be in pain or distress.
n. sour; water-soluble compounds having a sour taste; quality of being sarcastic, bitter, or scornful
v. to change into acid.
v. declare to be true or admit; express obligation, thanks
n. the highest point or level, as of achievement or development; maturity or perfection of animal
adj. pertaining to the act or sense of hearing.
v. inform about; cause to come to know personally; make familiar
v. assent; agree without protesting
n. passive consent.
v. to free or clear, as from accusation.
n. state of being found or proved not guilty; judgment of not guilty
n. release or discharge from indebtedness, obligation, or responsibility.
n. quantity or extent of land, especially of cultivated land.
a. unpleasantly sharp or bitter to taste or smell; bitterly pungent
a. bitter and sharp in language, tone, or manner
n. sharpness or bitterness of speech or temper.
adj. affording cause for instituting an action, as trespass, slanderous words.
n. an officer, as of an insurance company, who calculates and states the risks and premiums.
v. put into motion or action; activate
n. mental keenness; quickness of perception
a. quickly perceptive; keen; having a sharp point or tip; extremely sharp or severe
a. extremely hard; inflexible; stubbornly unyielding
n. something added or to be added, especially a supplement to a book
v. muddle; drive crazy; become confused
v. to bring forward or name for consideration.
v. stick fast; stick to firmly; be compatible or in accordance with
n. person who adheres; one who follows or upholds a leader, party, cause
n. the state of being attached or joined.
inter. good-by; farewell.
n. the state of being adjacent.
a. adjoining; neighboring; close to; lying near
v. to award or bestow by formal decision.
n. something added on or attached generally nonessential or inferior
n. a vehement appeal.
n. one who manages a government agency or department
adj. having the right or privilege of entry.
n. entrance, or the right or permission to enter.
v. warn; counsel someone against something to be avoided
n. gentle or friendly reproof; cautionary advice or warning
n. doing; bother; troublesome business; fuss; bustle
n. act of playing honor to a divine being; worship paid to God; act of addressing as a god
a. skillful and adept under pressing conditions
n. an adulterating substance.
v. make impure by adding inferior or tainted substances
v. give hint or indication of something; disclose partially or guardedly; overshadow; shade
n. coming or arrival, especially of something extremely important
a. in opposing direction; harmful or unfavorable; acting or serving to oppose
n. state of misfortune, hardship, or affliction; misfortune
v. to refer incidentally.
n. one who advertises, especially in newspapers.
a. having power to advice; containing advice
n. support; active pleading on behalf of something
v. speak, plead, or argue in favour of; plead for; push for something
a. of the air or atmosphere; produced by or found in the air; performed in the air
n. one who navigates the air, a balloonist.
n. the art or practice of flying aircraft
n. a balloon or other apparatus floating in or sustained by the air.
n. the branch of pneumatics that treats of the equilibrium, pressure, and mechanical properties.
a. easily approachable; warmly friendly
v. have an emotional or cognitive impact upon
n. a studied or ostentatious pretense or attempt.
v. associate; incorporate
a. confirmative; ratifying; giving assent or approval; confirming
v. fasten; append; add on; secure to something
n. abundance; a plentiful supply of material goods; wealth
n. insult; offense; intentional act of disrespect
adj. said in a preceding part or before.
adv. once more, after rest or interval.
n. a thought that comes later than its appropriate or expected time.
v. to pile or heap together.
v. increase scope of; extend; intensify; make greater in power, influence, stature, or reputation
v. worsen; make worse or more troublesome
n. the fact of being made heavier or more heinous, as a crime , offense, misfortune, etc.
v. gather into a mass, sum, or whole; amount to
v. to make the first attack.
n. an unprovoked attack.
v. to give grief or sorrow to.
a. struck by shock, terror, or amazement
a. moving quickly and lightly; mentally quick
v. cause to move with violence or sudden force; upset; disturb
a. pertaining to land or its cultivation; relating to agricultural or rural matters
n. an officer who receives and transmits the orders of the general.
n. sickness; illness; affliction
adj. delicate, ethereal.
a. of the same kin; related by blood
n. a white or delicately tinted fine-grained gypsum.
n. cheerful promptness or willingness; eagerness; speed or quickness
ad. even though; although; notwithstanding
n. a person with milky white skin and hair, and eyes with bright red pupil and usually pink iris.
n. a list of names; a register for visitors; a blank book, in which to insert autographs sketches, memorial writing of friends, photographs
n. medieval chemistry; magical or mysterious power or process of transforming
n. a volatile, inflammable, colorless liquid of a penetrating odor and burning taste.
n. a condition resulting from the inordinate or persistent use of alcoholic beverages.
n. nook; small, recessed section of a room
n. north temperate shrubs or trees having toothed leaves and cone like fruit
n. a member of a municipal legislative body, who usually exercises also certain judicial functions.
n. the dignity, condition, office, or term of office of an alderman.
n. assumed name; another name; name that has been assumed temporarily
a. dissimilar, inconsistent, or opposed in nature; very different place, society, or person
adj. capable of being aliened or alienated, as lands.
v. cause to become unfriendly or hostile; transfer property or ownership; isolate or dissociate emotionally
n. that which nourishes.
n. soda ash; caustic soda, caustic potash; one of a class of caustic bases, such as soda, potash, and ammonia
v. calm; pacify; reduce the intensity of; relieve
v. state without proof; assert to be true
n. symbolic representation of abstract ideas or principles in narrative, dramatic, or pictorial form
v. provide physical relief, as from pain; make easier; remove in part
n. narrow passage, especially a walk or passage in a garden or park, bordered by rows of trees or bushes
n. state of being allied; act of allying or uniting; a union or connection of interests between families, states, parties
v. parcel out in parts or portions; distribute to each individual concerned; assign as a share or lot
v. refer casually or indirectly, or by suggestion
n. indirect reference; symbolical reference or comparison; metaphor
n. confederate; partner; collaborator
n. a series of tables giving the days of the week together with certain astronomical information.
a. apart; remote in manner; distant physically or emotionally; reserved and remote
n. raised structure on which sacrifices are offered or incense burned to a deity
v. modify; cause to change; make different; convert
n. passage from one form or state to another; change
v. to contend angrily or zealously in words.
a. happening or following in turns; succeeding each other continuously; substitute
a. one of two or more things, ideas or courses of action that may be used; option; choice
n. elevation especially above sea level; height
n. the lowest or deepest female voice or part.
n. benevolence to others on subordination to self-interest.
n. one who advocates or practices altruism.
n. an alloy or union of mercury with another metal.
v. combine; unite in one body; mix or alloy a metal with mercury
a. nonprofessional; lacking the skill of a professional, as in an art
adj. designed to excite love.
a. capable of using either hand with equal ease
a. unclear or doubtful in meaning
a. aspiring; having a strong desire for success or achievement
adj. divinely sweet, fragrant, or delicious.
n. field hospital organized as to follow an army in its movements; wagon for conveying the wounded to hospital
n. disposition or arrangement of troops for attacking an enemy unexpectedly from a concealed station
v. make or become better; improve; grow better
a. responsive to advice or suggestion; responsible to higher authority; willing to comply with; agreeable
n. a peculiar sense in which an english word or phrase is used in the united states.
a. exhibiting friendliness or goodwill; not quarrelsome
n. friendship; peaceful relations, as between nations
a. moved by sexual love; loving
a. formless; lacking shape or definition
n. a love-affair, especially one of an illicit nature.
n. the practical unit of electric-current strength.
adj. living both on land and in water.
n. oval building with tiers of seats from central open space or arena
v. cut off part of body, especially by surgery; prune
n. anything occurring or existing out of its proper time.
n. the letters of a word or phrase so transposed as to make a different word or phrase.
a. comparable; similar or alike
n. similarity in some respects; comparison based on similarity
n. one who analyzes or makes use of the analytical method.
v. diagnose; examine
n. absence of governing body; state of disorder; political disorder and confusion
n. solemn curse; someone or something regarded as a curse
n. detailed analysis; branch of morphology that deals with the structure of animals
n. short account of amusing or interesting event; short narrative; secret story of history or biography
n. condition in which blood lacks red corpuscles; deficiency of red blood cells; lack of vitality
adj. affected with anemia.
n. an instrument for measuring the force or velocity of wind.
n. substance that causes loss of sensation; producing temporary loss or impairment of feeling
n. hatred or dread of england or of what is english.
n. the entire english race wherever found, as in europe, the united states, or india.
a. sharp-cornered; consisting of an angle or angles; stiff in manner
n. the utterance of criticism or censure.
v. to pass criticism or censure.
n. an animal of microscopic smallness.
a. endowed with life; alive; living; animated
n. bitter hostility; active hatred; hostile feeling or act
n. chronological record of the events of successive years
v. append or attach; take possession of; incorporate into an existing political unit
v. destroy completely; reduce to nonexistence
v. comment; make explanatory notes
a. occurring or payable every year
n. annual payment of allowance or income; periodical payment, amounting to a fixed sum in each year
n. the point where or path by which a voltaic current enters an electrolyte or the like.
a. having no name; having unknown or unacknowledged name
n. active resistance; condition of being an opposing principle, force, or factor
a. opposite to the northern or arctic pole; relating to the southern pole or to the region near it
v. in the game of poker, to put up a stake before the cards are dealt.
v. precede; go before in time, and sometimes in place, rank, or logical order
n. one who or that which precedes or goes before, as in time, place, rank, order, or causality.
n. a waiting room for those who seek audience.
v. be earlier in time; go back further
a. antiquated; extremely old and ancient; belonging to very ancient times
adj. before noon.
adj. occurring or existing before birth.
a. before in time; antecedent; placed before or in front
n. a room situated before and opening into another, usually larger.
n. book of literary selections by various authors
n. social science that studies origins and social relationships of human beings
adj. having or resembling human form.
n. a grotesque, ludicrous, or fantastic action.
n. any opponent or enemy of christ, whether a person or a power.
n. letdown in thought or emotion; decline viewed in disappointing contrast with previous rise
n. an atmospheric condition of high central pressure, with currents flowing outward.
n. medicine to counteract a poison or disease; agent that relieves or counteracts
n. inconsistency or contradiction in terms or ideas.
v. to show or feel a feeling of antagonism, aversion, or dislike.
n. a response or alteration of responses, generally musical.
n. an anthem or other composition sung responsively.
n. a place or region on the opposite side of the earth.
n. one who collects and examines old things, as coins, books, medals, weapons, etc.
v. make obsolete or old-fashioned
n. any furniture old and valuable; out of fashion
n. substance that prevents infection; substance that restricts the growth of disease-causing microorganisms
adj. opposed to human slavery.
adj. tending to prevent or relieve non-inflammatory spasmodic affections.
n. the inversion of terms in successive classes, as in "the home of joy and the joy of home".
n. a substance which neutralizes the poisonous products of micro-organisms.
n. word of opposite meaning; counter term
a. eager; keen; worried; uneasy and apprehensive about an uncertain event or matter
n. lack of caring; indifference
n. opening; diameter of such an opening; hole
n. highest point; vertex; summit; climax
n. definition or concise statement of principle; tersely phrased statement of truth or opinion
n. place where bees and beehives are kept, especially where bees are raised for their honey
n. the highest point; point in orbit most distant from the body being orbited
n. acknowledgment expressing regret or asking pardon for a fault or offense; explanation or excuse
n. one who abandons his religious faith or political beliefs
n. any messenger commissioned by or as by divine authority.
n. one who keeps drugs for sale and puts up prescriptions.
n. elevation to godhood; fact or action of becoming a god; an ideal example of something
v. depress or discourage with fear; grow faint or become weak
a. capable of being seen, or easily seen; open to view; visible to eye
n. ghostly figure; sudden or unusual sight; appearance; state of being visible
v. bring peace, quiet, or calm to; satisfy or relieve
adj. capable of being appealed to.
n. name; title; act of naming; act of appealing for aid, sympathy
v. attach; add as supplement or appendix
v. to belong, as by right, fitness, association, classification, possession, or natural relation.
a. strikingly appropriate and relevant; well-suited
n. the act of placing side by side, together, or in contact.
v. estimate value of; evaluate, especially in official capacity
a. considerable; perceptible
v. take into custody; arrest a criminal; grasp mentally; perceive
adj. capable of being conceived.
n. expression of warm approval; praise
v. acquire; take possession of for one's own use; set apart for specific use
n. a water-conduit, particularly one for supplying a community from a distance.
adj. of, pertaining to, or containing water.
n. person with power to decide a dispute; judge
a. randomly chosen; determined by chance or impulse, and not by reason or principle
v. to act or give judgment as umpire.
a. tree-dwelling; treelike; living in trees
adj. having the nature of a tree.
n. place where different tree varieties are exhibited
n. the cultivation of trees or shrubs.
n. covered passageway, usually lined with shops; simple arched opening in a wall; vault or vaulted place
n. study of artifacts and relics of early mankind
a. no longer current or applicable; antiquated
n. an angel of high rank.
n. the chief of the bishops of an ecclesiastical province in the greek, roman, and anglican church.
n. a high official administrator of the affairs of a diocese.
n. prototype; original model or type after which other similar things are patterned
n. group of closely located islands
a. displaying or by strong enthusiasm or devotion; passionate
n. intensity of passion or affection.
a. dry; lacking moisture, especially having insufficient rainfall to support trees or plants
n. hereditary nobility; privileged class
n. one of the aristocracy or people of rank in a community; one of a ruling class; a noble
n. a fleet of warships; a large group of moving things
n. as much as can be held in the arm or arms.
n. arsenal; a place where arms are manufactured
n. fragrance; scent; pleasant characteristic odor, as of a plant, spice, or food
v. officially charge someone in a court of law
v. put in proper order; dispose in the manner intended, or best suited for the purpose
n. composition; order
adj. notoriously bad.
n. something overdue and unpaid.
n. a coming to stopping-place or destination.
a. arising from feeling or assumption of one's superiority toward others
v. claim without justification; claim for oneself without right
well n. a very deep bored well. water rises due to underground pressure
adj. characterized by craft or cunning.
adj. pertaining to king arthur, the real or legendary hero of british poetic story.
n. subtle but base deception; trickery; cleverness or skill; ingenuity
a. free of artificiality; natural; open and honest
n. the act of rising.
n. upward slope or grade; movement upward
a. leading a life of self-discipline and self-denial; austere
v. inscribe or dedicate; attribute to a specified cause, source, or origin; assign as a quality
adj. having no distinct sexual organs.
a. ash-colored; very pale; consisting of ashes
a. with sideways or indirect look; Turned to side, especially of eyes
n. sharpness of temper; roughness or harshness, as of surface, sound, or climate
n. one who aspires, as to advancement, honors, or a high position
v. seek to attain; long for; strive toward an end
n. one who attacks.
n. one who kills, or tries to kill, treacherously or secretly.
v. to kill, as by surprise or secret assault, especially the killing of some eminent person.
n. act of assassinating; killing by treacherous violence; murder of public figure by surprise attack
v. analyze; evaluate; examine by trial or experiment; put to test
v. express agreement to what is alleged or proposed; accept
v. estimate value; judge worth of something
n. an officer whose duty it is to assess taxes.
n. pl. property in general, regarded as applicable to the payment of debts.
a. constant in application or attention; diligent; unceasing or persistent
n. one who is appointed to act for another in the management of certain property and interests.
v. incorporate and absorb into mind; make similar; cause to resemble
n. resemblance or correspondence in sound.
adj. having resemblance of sound.
v. to accord in sound, especially vowel sound.
v. ease or lessen pain; satisfy or appease
a. causing contraction; having the effect of drawing tissue together; stern or austere
a. wise or keen; shrewd; with sharp intelligence
n. the denial of the existence of god.
adj. wanting water.
adv. from side to side.
n. an apparatus for reducing a liquid to a fine spray, as for disinfection, inhalation, etc.
v. make amends, as for sin or fault; pay for; turn away from sin
n. amends, reparation, or expiation made from wrong or injury.
adj. outrageously or wantonly wicked, criminal, vile, or cruel.
n. brutal deed; atrocious condition, quality, or behavior; monstrousness
n. a subordinate member of a diplomatic embassy.
v. testify; authenticate, affirm to be true
n. the chief law-officer of a government.
adj. reddish-brown, said usually of the hair.
a. fearlessly, often recklessly daring; bold
a. perceptible; heard or perceptible by the ear
v. take part in a trial performance; evaluate in a trial performance
a. of or relating to hearing, the organs of hearing, or the sense of hearing
v. make greater, as in size, extent, or quantity
adj. pertaining to st. augustine, his doctrines, or the religious orders called after him.
n. pervasive psychic influence supposed to emanate from persons
adj. of or pertaining to the ear.
n. one of the two chambers of the heart which receives the blood from the veins.
adj. of or pertaining to the ear, its auricle, or the sense of hearing.
adj. containing gold.
n. the first light of day; an atmospheric phenomenon consisting of bands of light caused by charged solar particles following the earth's magnetic lines of force
n. favoring, protecting, or propitious influence or guidance.
a. strict or severe in discipline; severely simple and unornamented
n. unrestricted power.
a. not counterfeit or copied; valid; trustworthy
n. the state or quality of being genuine, or of the origin and authorship claimed.
n. absolute government.
n. dictator; ruler having unlimited power
n. mechanism that imitates actions of humans
a. self-governing; not controlled by others or by outside forces; independent
n. independence; self-government or the right of self-government; self-determination
n. examination of dead body; post-mortem
adj. of or pertaining to autumn.
a. helper, additional or subsidiary
n. great mass of falling snow and ice
n. greediness for wealth; insatiable desire of gain
v. declare to be true; affirm
a. reluctant; disinclined; turned away or backward; unwilling
n. firm dislike; turning away; avoidance of a thing, situation, or behavior because of dislike
v. prevent; turn or cause to turn off or away
n. large cage, building, or enclosure in which birds are reared or kept
n. activity taken up in addition to one's regular work or profession, usually for enjoyment
v. declare openly; acknowledge openly, boldly, and unashamedly
v. to arouse, as emotion, interest, or the like.
adv. an expression of assent.
n. a flowering shrub.
a. sky blue; light purplish-blue
adj. of or pertaining to lord bacon or his system of philosophy.
n. single celled organism with no nucleus
v. pester; annoy persistently; persuade through constant efforts
v. frustrate as by confusing or perplexing; impede force or movement of
n. an officer of court having custody of prisoners under arraignment.
n. a single-colored napped woolen fabric used for table-covers, curtains, etc.
n. a bundle or package of goods in a cloth cover, and corded for storage or transportation
a. portending evil; harmful in intent or effect.
n. popular kind of narrative poem, adapted for recitation or singing
n. a medical preparation, aromatic and oily, used for healing.
a. obvious and dull; commonplace; lacking originality
n. a boat-song of venetian gondoliers.
adj. having a register higher than bass and lower than tenor.
n. an instrument that registers graphically and continuously the atmospheric pressure.
n. instrument for determining the weight or pressure of the atmosphere
v. luxuriate; take pleasure in warmth
adj. low in tone or compass.
v. to cover with melted fat, gravy, while cooking.
n. staff or truncheon for various purposes, as one of a conductor in musical performances, one transferred by runners in a relay race
n. a body of infantry composed of two or more companies, forming a part of a regiment.
n. a narrow strip of wood.
v. beat with successive blows; beat repeatedly and with violence
n. small, showy ornament of little value; child's plaything or toy
v. cry out with a loud, full sound; cry with vehemence, as in calling or exultation; shout
v. to make supremely happy.
n. blessedness; state of extreme happiness
n. an escort or lover.
v. keep from motion, or stop progress of; make calm or still
v. to give a signal to, by nod or gesture.
v. to smear over, as with something oily or sticky.
v. to cover with ornament.
v. to be a friend to, especially when in need.
v. produce; give rise to
v. resent; give or expend with reluctance; be envious of
v. to delay past the proper hour.
v. to make fast, as a rope, by winding round a cleat.
v. contradict; give a false impression
v. to accept as true on the testimony or authority of others.
v. disparage or depreciate; put down
n. a woman who is a center of attraction because of her beauty, accomplishments, etc.
a. warlike or hostile in manner or temperament; showing or having impulse to be combative
a. inclined or eager to fight; aggressive
v. regret strongly; express disapproval of
n. blessing; invocation of divine blessing; expression of good wishes
n. gift giver; person who gives people or institutions with financial help
n. a church office endowed with funds or property for the maintenance of divine service.
adj. characterized by charity and kindness.
a. helpful; tending to promote physical well-being
n. person entitled to benefits or proceeds of an insurance policy or will
n. advantage; something that aids or promotes well-being ; welfare; gain
n. any act of kindness or well-doing.
a. generous in providing aid to others; charitable
a. kindly; favorable; not malignant
adj. benevolent in feeling, character, or aspect.
n. kindness of feeling, disposition, or manner.
v. leave to someone by a will; hand down
v. to make desolate with loneliness and grief.
n. space for ship to dock or anchor; allotted place; place to sleep or stay; appointment or job
v. beg; plead with; ask for or request earnestly
v. attack from all sides; trouble persistently; hem in
v. to smear over, as with any oily or sticky substance.
a. beastlike; brutal; lacking in intelligence or reason
v. to sprinkle or cover with things strewn.
v. to get or sit upon astride, as a horse.
v. to remind oneself.
v. to happen to or befall.
adv. in good season or time.
v. become engaged to marry; promise to marry
n. engagement to marry.
n. any inclination of two surfaces other than 90 degrees.
v. lead into perplexity or confusion; perplex with mazes
n. list of works of a specific author or publisher; list of writings relating to a given subject
n. the passion for collecting books.
n. one who loves books.
adj. fond of drinking.
a. every two years; lasting or living for two years
n. a horizontal framework with two handles at each end for carrying a corpse to the grave.
n. one who has two spouses at the same time.
n. the crime of marrying any other person while having a legal spouse living.
n. a slightly receding bay between headlands, formed by a long curve of a coast-line.
a. two-sided; mutual
n. using or able to use two languages, especially with equal or nearly equal fluency
n. a bibliographical sketch or notice.
n. the science of life or living organisms.
n. an animal having two feet.
n. a privilege or possession into which one is born.
n. sharp and bitter manner
adj. sated with pleasure.
v. to indulge in profane oaths.
a. flagrant; conspicuously obvious; loudly offensive
n. brilliant burst of fire; destructive fire; flame
v. to make widely or generally known.
a. cold or cheerless; unlikely to be favorable
v. mark with deformity; injure or impair, as anything which is excellent; make defective, either the body or mind
a. gay; joyous; carefree and lighthearted
n. shutting up of a place by troops or ships; obstruction to passage
n. a subordinate officer of a vessel, who has general charge of the rigging, anchors, etc.
a. rough and stormy; loud, noisy, and lacking in restraint or discipline
n. the trunk or body of a tree.
n. a spanish dance, illustrative of the passion of love, accompanied by caste nets and singing.
n. a round pod or seed-capsule, as a flax or cotton.
v. support or prop up with or as if with a long narrow pillow or cushion
n. a hollow projectile containing an explosive material.
v. to assail with any missile or with abusive speech.
n. a person who has charge of mortars, bombs, and shells.
n. inflated or extravagant language, especially on unimportant subjects.
a. rude and clumsy in behavior; ungentlemanly; awkward in manners
v. drill; make a hole in or through, with or as if with a drill
n. incorporated town that is not a city; association of men who gave pledges to the king for the good behavior of each other
n. the breast or the upper front of the thorax of a human being, especially of a woman.
adj. connected with the study or cultivation of plants.
v. to study plant-life.
n. science which treats of the structure of plants, the functions of their parts, their places of growth, their classification
a. abundant; graciously generous; giving freely and generously
v. edit by omitting or modifying parts considered offensive, vulgar, or otherwise unseemly
n. in cricket, the player who delivers the ball.
v. refrain from buying or using
n. boaster; one given to loud, empty boasting; very talkative person
v. move or wave, as a weapon; raise and move in various directions
n. defiant or swaggering behavior; pretense of courage; false show of bravery
n. a loud harsh sound, as the cry of an ass or the blast of a horn.
v. to make of or ornament with brass.
n. an open pan or basin for holding live coals.
n. breaking of contract or duty
n. one who trains horses, dogs, etc.
n. pl. members of a brotherhood, gild, profession, association, or the like.
n. quality or state of being brief in duration; concise expression
n. objects of curiosity or for decoration.
n. headgear with which a horse is directed and which carries a bit and reins
n. a body of troops consisting of two or more regiments.
n. general officer who commands a brigade, ranking between a colonel and a major-general.
n. one who lives by robbery and plunder.
n. water saturated with salt.
n. one of the coarse, stiff hairs of swine: used in brush-making, etc.
n. the united kingdom of great britain.
n. a word, idiom, or phrase characteristic of great britain or the british.
a. easily broken; having little elasticity
v. introduce; bring up for discussion or debate; announce
n. message that is transmitted by radio or television; radio or television show
n. a coarse, heavy shoe.
n. any dialectic pronunciation of english, especially that of the irish people.
n. the business of making sales and purchases for a commission; a broker.
n. a dark reddish-brown, non-metallic liquid element with a suffocating odor.
n. inflammation of the bronchial tubes.
n. either of the two subdivisions of the trachea conveying air into the lungs.
n. ornamental clasp; decorative pin worn by women
n. spiritual or social fellowship or solidarity.
v. bully; intimidate; discourage or frighten with threats
a. abrupt and curt in manner or speech; rudely abrupt, unfriendly
n. one who makes a practice of amusing others by low tricks, antic gestures; droll; mimic; clown
n. clowning; arts and practices of buffoon, as low jests, ridiculous pranks, vulgar tricks and postures
adj. of, or pertaining to, or like a bulb.
n. any one of various tall rush-like plants growing in damp ground or water.
n. earthwork or other strong defense; person who defends
n. something as bars at edges to absorb shock and prevent serious damage
a. offensively self-assertive; liable to give or take offense; forward; pushing
v. mismanage; blunder; work or act in clumsy, awkward, or blundering manner
n. power or tendency to float on or in a liquid or gas.
a. able to float; cheerful and optimistic
n. a chest of drawers for clothing, etc.
n. over-regulated administrative system
n. in colonial times, a member of the lower house of the legislature of maryland or virginia.
n. an inhabitant, citizen or freeman of a borough burgh, or corporate town.
v. make shiny by rubbing; polish
n. treasurer or keeper of funds; purser or treasurer of college or other community
v. move or cause to move energetically and busily; teem
v. to strike with or as with the head, or horns.
n. a conspicuous hill, low mountain, or natural turret, generally isolated.
v. support physically; prop up; support something or someone by supplying evidence
n. a rule or law adopted by an association, a corporation, or the like.
n. small group of persons secretly united to promote their own interests
n. group of persons appointed by a head of state or a prime minister; hut; cottage; small house; small room; closet
n. a disagreeable, harsh, or discordant sound or combination of sounds or tones.
a. like corpse; pale; Having appearance or color of dead human body
n. rhythmic rise and fall of words or sounds; beat
n. an embellishment or flourish, prepared or improvised, for a solo voice or instrument.
v. influence or urge by gentle urging or flattering
n. delusive speech.
adj. that may be estimated by reckoning.
n. a concretion formed in various parts of the body resembling a pebble in hardness.
n. the state of being hard and insensible.
a. youthful; immature; inexperienced; without feathers
n. unit of heat; unit of heat equal to the amount of heat required to raise the temperature of 1 kilogram of water by 1 degree
n. false statement maliciously made to injure another's reputation; slander
n. the place where christ was crucified.
n. the system of doctrine taught by john calvin.
v. to teach or imbue with the doctrines of calvinism.
n. a leaden sash-bar or grooved strip for fastening panes in stained-glass windows.
n. piece of jewelry; a small scale used as a jewel for adornment; famous actor's special appearance in a minor role in film
n. battle ;a series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end
n. a member of one of the three tribes that dwelt in the land of canaan, or western palestine.
n. pale yellowish color; wine made in the Canary Islands; canary bird; quick and lively dance
a. straightforward; frank; free from prejudice; impartial
n. frankness; quality of being honest and straightforward in attitude and speech
a. related to dogs; dog-like; affecting or derived from dogs
n. law or rule; decision, regulation, code, or constitution made by authority; books of the Bible officially accepted; a group of literary works
n. inclination or slope; slanted or oblique surface; jargon, especially of thieves; dialect
n. story or poem set to music that can be sung by chorus
n. part or division of poem of some length
n. the part of the town or district in which the troops are quartered.
a. capable of containing a large quantity; spacious or roomy
n. long and slender with a very small internal diameter
v. surrender; end all resistance; give up; go along with or comply
n. sudden, unexpected fancy; impulsive change of mind
n. title; chapter heading; text under illustration
a. intended to confuse in an argument
v. charm; enthrall; seize by force, as an enemy in war, or anything belonging to enemy
n. dead body of an animal especially one slaughtered and dressed for food
a. of or relating to the heart
a. chief; serving as an essential component
n. a sign (^) placed below a line, indicating where omitted words, etc., should be inserted.
n. representation that is deliberately exaggerated to produce a comic effect
n. destruction of life; savage and excessive killing of many people
a. fleshly; of or relating to body or flesh; bodily
a. eating or feeding on flesh; predatory
v. to drink deeply and in boisterous or jovial manner.
n. dead and putrefying flesh.
n. an elastic animal tissue of firm consistence.
n. a charge for a firearm, or for blasting.
n. any of the hereditary social classes and subclasses of South Asian societies
v. criticize severely; punish; revise or make corrections to publication
a. informal; purposeless; occurring by chance
n. serious or fatal accident; someone injured or killed in an accident
n. an event resulting in great loss and misfortune; deluge or overflowing of water
n. large or high waterfall; eye abnormality
n. calamity; disaster; state of extreme ruin and misfortune
n. the negative pole or electrode of a galvanic battery.
n. the system, doctrine, and practice of the roman catholic church.
n. universal prevalence or acceptance.
n. an instrument consisting of nine pieces of cord, formerly used for flogging in the army and navy.
n. private meeting of members of a party to select officers or determine policy
a. implying cause-and-effect relationship
a. capable of burning, corroding, dissolving, or eating away by chemical action
v. to burn or sear as with a heated iron.
v. yield or formally resign and surrender to another
n. overseer of morals; official responsible for removal of objectionable or sensitive content
a. critical; addicted to censure; severe in making remarks on others, or on their writings or manners; implying or expressing censure
n. official examination of the details of a country's population
a. relating to a 100-year period; occurring once every 100 years
n. a hundredth of a liter.
n. a length of one hundredth of a meter.
n. officer of ancient Roman army, in command of a century of soldiers or minor division
n. grass such as wheat, oats, or corn, the starchy grains of which are used as food.
n. ritual; ceremony or rite
a. marked by formality; strictly observant of or devoted to ceremony or ritual
n. bringing or coming to end; ceasing
n. yielding to another; ceding or surrendering
n. lizard that changes color in different situations
n. a court of equity, as distinguished from a common-law court.
n. disorder; condition or place of great disorder or confusion; disorderly mass
n. feature that helps to identify, tell apart, or describe recognizably; a distinguishing mark or trait
v. distinguish; be characteristic of; be a distinctive trait or mark of
n. quack; one who pretends to knowledge, skill, or importance
v. rid of excess; refine or purify; correct by punishment or reproof
v. punish, as by beating; criticize severely; rebuke
n. state of being chaste; purity of body; freedom from unlawful sexual intercourse
n. impressive country house or castle in France; large country house
n. any article of personal property.
v. stop motion; curb or restrain
n. a very thin gauze used for trimmings, evening dress, etc.
n. courtesy towards women
n. an acute epidemic disease.
a. hot-tempered; easily angered; bad-tempered; expressing anger
adj. pertaining to, intended for, or performed by a chorus or choir.
n. a title of jesus
v. to name in baptism.
n. that part of the world where christianity is generally professed.
adj. belonging, relating to, or abounding in color.
n. time sequence; arrangement of events in time
n. a portable timekeeper of the highest attainable precision.
n. secret code; an Arabic numeral or figure; a number
v. move through a space, circuit or system, returning to the starting point
n. boundary line of a circle, figure, area, or object
n. indirect or roundabout expression; evasion in speech or writing
v. to sail quite around.
v. limit narrowly; confine; draw a line around; encircle
a. carefully aware of all circumstances; cautious
n. fortress; fortified place which people could go for shelter during battle
v. quote; adduce as an instance
n. one who makes a claim or demand, as of right.
n. intuitive sagacity or perception.
a. speaking and repeating loud words; full of clamor; calling or demanding loudly or urgently; vociferous; noisy; bawling; loud
n. faction; tribe; division of a tribe tracing descent from a common ancestor; a large group of relatives
a. secret; conducted with or marked by hidden aims or methods
n. loud, resounding noise; sharp, metallic, ringing sound; resonant, clanging sound
v. make clear and comprehensible; elucidate
n. a small shrill trumpet or bugle.
v. declare unavailable, as for security reasons; arrange or order by classes or categories
n. act of clearing; space cleared; permission to proceed or trust
n. mildness, as of the weather; merciful, kind, or lenient act
adj. having the sails set for sailing as close to the wind as possible.
n. one who makes or sells cloth or clothing.
a. awkward; showing lack of skill or aptitude
adj. producing coagulation.
v. cause transformation of liquid into or as if into soft, semisolid, or solid mass
n. union of diverse things into one body or form or group; growing together of parts
n. partnership; league; state of being combined into one body
v. treat gently; cook in water just below boiling point
n. supplement or appendix, especially to a will
v. restrain by force, especially by law or authority; repress; curb
n. use of force to get someone to obey
adj. serving or tending to force.
a. reasonable and convincing; based on evidence; forcefully persuasive
a. related by blood; having common ancestor; related or analogous in nature, character, or function
adj. taking notice.
v. stick or hold together in a mass that resists separation
n. tendency to keep together
a. cohering or tending to cohere; well integrated
v. occur at the same time as; correspond
n. two or more things occurring at the same time by chance
a. concerning; simultaneous
v. work together, especially in a joint intellectual effort
v. breakdown; failure
adj. that may or can collapse.
n. fellow worker; associate; co-worker
a. common; assembled into or viewed as a whole
n. one who makes a collection, as of objects of art, books, or the like.
n. a college student.
v. bump; hit; conflict
n. one who works in a coal-mine.
n. crash; conflict of opposed ideas or attitudes or goals
a. of informal spoken language or conversation; conversational or chatty
n. colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech
n. secret agreement for an illegal purpose; conspiracy
n. any strikingly great person or object.
a. pleasing or attractive to the eye; handsome; graceful
adj. fit to be eaten.
a. arousing or provoking laughter
v. serve as a memorial to; honor the memory of with a ceremony
n. written explanation or criticism or illustration that is added to a book or other textual material
n. the department of an army charged with the provision of its food and water and daily needs.
n. fee for services; group of people appointed to find out about something; authorize
n. pledge, undertaking; act of binding yourself to a course of action
n. the act, fact, or result of committing, or the state of being
n. goods; article of trade; advantage; benefit.
n. disturbed or violent motion; agitation; public disturbance; riot; excitement
v. obtain or bargain for exemption or substitution; travel regularly from a place of residence to another place
a. similar or equivalent; being of equal regard; worthy to be ranked with
a. relative; based on, or involving comparison
n. examination of two or more objects with reference to their likeness or unlikeness.
v. make amends for; reimburse
n. quality of being adequately or well qualified physically and intellectually
a. capable; adept
a. of or pertaining to competition; producing competition; showing a fighting disposition
n. one who seeks what another seeks, or claims what another claims; one who competes; rival
adj. pleased or satisfied with oneself.
a. trying to please; showing cheerful willingness to do favors for others
v. complete; consummate; make perfect
a. complicated in structure; a whole structure, as a building, made up of interconnected or related structures
a. yielding to request or desire; ready to accommodate; disposed or willing to comply
v. to make complex, difficult, or hard to deal with.
n. complexity; intricacy; any disease or disorder that occurs during the course of another disease
n. participation; involvement as partner or accomplice, especially in crime or other wrongdoing
n. praise; commendation; say something to someone that expresses praise
n. element; ingredient; abstract part of something
v. to conduct or behave (oneself).
n. mental calmness; calm or tranquil state of mind
a. understandable; readily comprehended or understood; intelligible
n. grasp; ability to understand
a. thorough; including all or everything; broad in scope
v. close; squeeze or press together; contract
adj. capable of being pressed into smaller compass.
n. applying pressure; encoding information while reducing the bandwidth or bits required
v. include; consist of; be composed of
n. act of compelling, or the state of being compelled; act of driving or urging by force or by physical or moral constraint
a. mandatory; obligatory; required by rule
n. feeling of deep regret; strong uneasiness caused by a sense of guilt
v. reckon; make mathematical calculation
v. admit; yield; give up physical control of another
n. overly high self-esteem; feelings of excessive pride
v. form or develop in the mind; devise; become pregnant with; begin or originate in a specific way
n. composition for orchestra and a soloist
n. act of yielding; point yielded; acknowledgment or admission
v. to obtain the friendship of.
a. making or willing to yield, or to make concessions
a. definitive; decisive; final
n. agreement of opinions; harmonious state of things
a. simultaneous; coincident; occurring or operating at the same time
n. shaking or agitation; shock; injury to an organ, especially the brain, produced by a violent blow
v. change from a gaseous to a liquid state and fall in drops; compress or concentrate
v. stoop or descend; let one's self down; submit; waive the privilege of rank or dignity
n. expression of sympathy with another in sorrow or grief.
v. to bring about.
adj. contributing to an end.
adj. capable of being conducted or transmitted.
n. a means for conducting something, particularly a tube, pipe, or passageway for a fluid.
n. the candy collectively that a confectioner makes or sells, as candy.
n. ally; form a group or unite
v. bestow; present; have a conference in order to talk something over
n. a person with whom another confers.
n. a spiritual advisor.
n. one to whom secrets are entrusted.
v. disclose; reveal; tell in confidence
n. feeling secure or certain about something
a. assured; having or marked by assurance
n. state of being confined; restraint within limits; any restraint of liberty by force
v. seize as forfeited to the public treasury; appropriate to the public use
a. large destructive fire; burning; large-scale military conflict
n. act of two things flowing together; junction or meeting place where two things meet
n. a stream that unites with another.
n. the act or state or conforming.
n. general structure, form, or outline.
n. similarity in form or character; agreement
v. be face to face with; oppose in hostility or competition; deal with
v. to collect into a mass.
v. assemble; convene; gather
adj. cone-bearing trees.
v. believe especially on uncertain or tentative grounds
a. belonging to marriage; suitable or appropriate to the marriage state or to married persons; matrimonial
adj. joined together in pairs.
n. the state or condition of being joined together.
n. state of being conjoined, united, or associated; union; association; league
v. to be in collusion.
n. specialist; person with expert knowledge or training, especially in the fine arts
v. to mean; signify.
adj. pertaining to marriage or matrimony.
v. gain or acquire by force; take possession of by violent means; gain dominion over
a. of the same lineage or origin; having common ancestor
n. motivation deriving logically from ethical or moral principles; source of moral or ethical judgment
a. diligent; responsible; reliable
v. to force into military service.
v. to set apart as sacred.
a. following one after another without interruption; sequential
n. general agreement or accord; opinion reached by a group as a whole
n. a political or theological orientation advocating the preservation of the best in society and opposing radical changes
a. favoring traditional views and values; tending to oppose change
n. greenhouse; school of music or dramatic art
v. give, transfer, or deliver in a formal manner, as if by signing over into the possession of another
n. a person to whom goods or other property has been entrusted.
n. one who entrusts.
n. harmonious uniformity or agreement among things or parts
v. cheer from distress or depression; alleviate grief and raise spirits of; relieve; comfort
v. make solid; unite or press together into a compact mass; harden or make dense and firm
n. the state or quality of being in accord with.
a. compatible; harmonious
v. associate; join
a. noticeable; prominent; easy to notice; obvious
n. one who engages in a conspiracy; plotter
v. make a secret agreement, to do some act, as to commit treason or a crime, or to do some unlawful deed; plot together
n. an officer whose duty is to maintain the peace.
n. a number of stars seen from the Earth as a group and often having a name
n. intense state of fear or dismay; astonishment combined with terror
n. the inhabitants or voters in a district represented in a legislative body.
n. component or part; citizen, voter
v. restrict; shrink; make smaller or narrower by binding or squeezing
n. an officer appointed to reside in a foreign city, chiefly to represent his country.
n. the place in which a consul transacts official business.
a. carried to the utmost extent or degree; of the highest quality; complete; perfect
n. eating or drinking of something
adj. designed for gradual destruction.
n. the communication of disease from person to person.
a. infectious; of or relating to communicable diseases
v. make impure or unclean by contact or mixture; pollute; defile
v. look at attentively and thoughtfully; observe deep in thought
adj. living, occurring, or existing at the same time.
a. modern; belonging to the same period of time
a. worthy of contempt; deserving of scorn or disdain; mean
a. scornful; expressing contempt; showing a lack of respect
n. contestant you hope to defeat
a. sharing an edge or boundary; touching; neighboring
n. self control; self restraint; partial or complete abstention from sexual activity
n. condition of being dependent on chance; uncertainty; possibility
a. possible, or liable, but not certain, to occur; incidental; casual.
n. prolongation; extension by which something is carried to a further point
n. property of a continuous and connected period of time
adj. connected, extended, or prolonged without separation or interruption of sequence.
v. to twist into a misshapen form.
n. trade forbidden by law or treaty.
n. assertion of contrary; denial of the truth of a statement or assertion; opposition, whether by argument or conduct
a. nature of, or being a contradiction; mutually exclusive; opposing
n. a placing opposite.
v. to prevent or obstruct the operation of.
n. act of contributing; payment exacted for special purpose; impost or levy
n. one who gives or furnishes, in common with others, for a common purpose.
adj. broken in spirit because of a sense of sin.
n. the act planning, devising, inventing, or adapting something to or for a special purpose.
v. form by an exercise of ingenuity; devise; invent; design
v. to exercise a directing, restraining, or governing influence over.
n. one who or that which regulates or directs.
n. contemptuous disregard of the requirements of rightful authority.
v. to bruise by a blow, either with or without the breaking of the skin.
n. injury that doesn't break the skin
v. recover gradually from an illness
n. the state of progressive restoration to health and strength after the cessation of disease.
adj. recovering health after sickness.
v. cause to come together formally
n. state of being suitable
v. approach; tend to meet; come together
adj. tending to one point.