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adj. Such as can not be made plain.
n. One who is lawfully entitled to the profits and proceeds of an estate or property.
v. To draw a distinction.
n. Adequate qualification or capacity.
adj. Capable of being thrust out.
v. To convert into a liquid or into liquid form.
n. A forcible putting or keeping down.
v. To steal.
n. The throwing off or back of light, heat, sound, or any form of energy that travels in waves.
n. The fact of being made heavier or more heinous, as a crime , offense, misfortune, etc.
adj. Foolish, indiscreet, or silly.
v. To quietly terminate: said of time.
n. One who cuts and fits panes of glass, as for windows.
adj. Unduly sparing in the use or expenditure of money.
n. The sameness or monotony of utterance.
n. One who lives by robbery and plunder.
n. Power to perceive or feel.
v. To make payment for.
n. A musical composition.
n. An argument to obtain some desired action.
n. The science of correct thinking.
adj. Like a lion.
n. Power to refract.
well n. A very deep bored well. water rises due to underground pressure
adj. Stiffly proper.
adj. Eating or living upon food of all kinds indiscriminately.
n. A philanthropist.
adj. Situated within the walls of a city.
n. A place in which goods are stored.
n. One who advertises, especially in newspapers.
n. A premise, starting-point, or given fact.
adj. Possessing a brave or chivalrous spirit.
adj. That can not be refuted or disproved.
n. A butter-making establishment.
n. One wasteful or extravagant, especially in the use of money or property.
adj. Small in quantity or importance.
adj. Hanging, especially so as to swing by an attached end or part.
n. A physical, mental, or moral weakness or flaw.
v. To give new confidence.
n. The United Kingdom of Great Britain.
n. The original of earliest known inhabitants of a country.
v. To bring to pass.
adj. Designed to excite love.
n. A number of states or persons in compact or league with each other, as for mutual aid.
n. A criminal or depraved person.
adj. Following in time.
n. A religious zealot.
adj. Pertaining to the art of beautifying, especially the complexion.
adj. Disposed to treat strangers or guests with generous kindness.
n. A preacher who goes from place to place holding services.
adj. Having no power or force.
n. The act of giving for a common purpose.
n. Any concerted movement, vigorously prosecuted, in behalf of an idea or principle.
n. One versed or skilled in treating diseases of the eye.
v. To palm off.
v. To burn on the surface.
n. Reciprocal change, different ordering of same items.
adj. Having the character of a reproof.
n. Evil conduct, small crime.
v. To acquire a distinct and separate character.
adj. Exciting or exhilarating to the mind.
n. Anything that will neutralize an acid, as lime, magnesia, etc.
n. Mental excitement or confusion.
n. Extreme insincerity.
n. One who directs affairs with skill and shrewdness.
adj. Not moving.
adj. Abundant or superabundant in growth.
n. The unnecessary and indiscriminate killing of human beings.
n. Hatred of marriage.
n. The science of life or living organisms.
n. The branch of zoology that treats of fishes.
adj. Having spines.
n. The state of possessing adequate skill or knowledge for the performance of a duty.
n. The coining or using of new words or new meanings of words.
n. A washing or cleansing, especially of the body.
v. To be in pain or distress.
n. A divulging.
n. A body of sisters united by some bond of sympathy or by a religious vow.
n. Description of nature.
adj. Recently hatched.
adj. Able to be turned from the accustomed course or a line of action already established.
n. A book containing the formulas and methods of preparation of medicines for the use of druggists.
v. To make of or ornament with brass.
v. To be chief in importance, quantity, or degree.
adj. Notoriously bad.
n. Dead and putrefying flesh.
n. Of, pertaining to, or situated on the abdomen.
n. An open situation or position in relation to the sun, elements, or points of the compass.
adj. Made up of similar parts or elements.
n. The act of conveying from one person or place to another.
n. The control of a thing, as a commodity, to enable a person to raise its price.
adj. Morally irresponsible.
n. The quality of being marked by an assumed stateliness and impressiveness of manner.
v. To cause to turn on or as on its axis, as a wheel.
n. Release or discharge from indebtedness, obligation, or responsibility.
n. A petty king.
n. A high point of land extending outward from the coastline into the sea.
n. Any place of exit.
v. To take a different course.
n. A non-commissioned military officer ranking next above a corporal.
adj. Tending to be pushed or to push oneself into undue prominence.
n. The act of cutting off, as in a surgical operation.
n. A loose gown worn by women.
n. A short novel.
n. A hermitage.
v. To pursue a policy of delay.
adj. Belonging, relating to, or abounding in color.
adj. Allowing the passage of light.
adv. In truth.
v. To declare openly.
v. To make gestures or motions, as in speaking, or in place of speech.
adj. Being in a condition of perfect agreement and accord.
n. An expression of disapproval or blame personally addressed to one censured.
n. A private meeting of members of a political party to select candidates.
n. The utterance of criticism or censure.
n. A public declaration, making announcement, explanation or defense of intentions, or motives.
adj. characterized by rivalry.
adj. Severely simple; unadorned.
adj. Loud enough to be heard.
Way n. The galaxy.
n. A prophet.
adj. Being an addition to.
v. To labor or cooperate with another or others, especially in literary or scientific pursuits.
adj. Pertaining to punishment.
adj. Having womanish traits or qualities.
adj. That can not be restrained or kept down.
v. To come to pass.
n. A weight suspended by a line to test the verticality of something.
adv. Without objection or reluctance.
n. Lawful power or right to exercise official authority.
v. To gain supremacy or victory over by superior power.
v. To reproduce.
n. Manner of performance.
v. To disenchant.
adj. Tending to kill or hurt.
n. Any state of great happiness.
v. To free from deception, as by apprising of the real state of affairs.
n. The science that describes the universe, including astronomy, geography, and geology.
v. To prove to be true, exact, or accurate.
n. Unusually prolonged life.
n. A meadow.
adj. Without spirit or bravery.
v. To make inefficient or worthless; muddle.
n. The chief law-officer of a government.
adj. Having a crust-like shell.
n. Any act of condemnation and rejection from favor and privilege.
n. The arrangements or combination of the parts of which anything is composed.
adj. Lacking wise judgment.
n. One who injures another.
v. To misplace.
n. An inferior poet.
n. Desultory fighting between advanced detachments of two armies.
n. The study and collection of stamps.
n. One who subjects a person to distress.
n. A human skull as a symbol of death.
n. One among the first to explore a country.
v. To put in order after disarrangement.
n. That of which anything is composed or may be constructed.
n. The business of making sales and purchases for a commission; a broker.
v. To attach at the beginning.
n. That which makes a thing to be what it is.
v. To recognize; to admit the genuineness or validity of.
n. A border region.
adj. Situated directly underneath.
v. To arrange in a class or classes on the basis of observed resemblance’s and differences.
adj. Capable of being suppressed.
n. A grotesque, ludicrous, or fantastic action.
adj. According to usual practice.
n. The act of reciting or repeating, especially in public and from memory.