Flashcards in deck2000 Deck (200):
adj. Pertaining to stars or constellations.
n. An apparatus for reducing a liquid to a fine spray, as for disinfection, inhalation, etc.
n. A cosmopolitan character.
n. The natural height of an animal body.
n. A constituent element or part.
v. To mar or disfigure the face or external surface of.
v. To express agreement with a statement or matter of opinion.
v. To pester.
adj. Speaking two languages.
v. To use ambiguous or evasive language for the purpose of deceiving or diverting attention.
n. A small or insignificant mark or part.
v. To predict.
adj. Ornamented to a marked degree.
n. A persistence in purpose and effort.
n. A volatile, inflammable, colorless liquid of a penetrating odor and burning taste.
n. Unmerited contemptuous conduct or treatment.
n. One who gives or furnishes, in common with others, for a common purpose.
n. A majority.
adj. Very hateful.
n. Expression of blame.
adj. Peculiar to some specified country or people.
adj. Characterized by self denial or abstinence, as in the use of drink, food.
n. A mirror, as of metal, for reflecting light, heat, or sound in a particular direction.
n. The act, fact, or result of committing, or the state of being
v. To flow forth or proceed, as from some source.
n. Alert and intent mental watchfulness in guarding against danger.
v. To set right, as a wrong by compensation or the punishment of the wrong-doer.
n. One who supports the opposite side in a debate, discussion, struggle, or sport.
n. A monastic house.
n. A covered recess connected with or at the side of a larger room.
adj. Of unequaled excellence or worth.
n. Deceitfulness in dealing.
adj. Of or pertaining to the sea or matters connected with the sea.
n. Want of power to apprehend, understand, and manage.
adj. Definitely limited or fixed.
n. A clause in a contract, will, etc., by which its operation is rendered conditional.
adj. Of, pertaining to, or contained or carried in a vein or veins.
n. The horn of plenty, symbolizing peace and prosperity.
adj. Not permissible.
v. To recall or take back (something that one has said).
n. Self-flattering opinion.
adj. Having the sanction of law or established custom.
n. That property of matter by which a body tends to return to a former shape after being changed.
v. To bring in.
n. Similarity in quality or form.
v. To drive from one’s own country.
n. Ascendancy or preponderance.
v. To derive or draw as a conclusion by reasoning from given premises or principles.
n. A vivid glowing flame.
adj. Very repugnant; hateful.
n. A chief city, either the capital or the largest or most important city of a state.
n. A figure having many angles.
n. A guilty person.
n. A smoke-duct in a chimney.
n. An orderly continuous account of the successive particulars of an event.
v. To rule with insolence or unnecessary annoyance.
v. To catch or take hold of suddenly and forcibly.
v. To win confidence or good graces for oneself.
n. An employment limited to one particular line of work.
v. To perform the first act or rite.
n. One who gives a pledge.
adj. Not connected with what precedes.
adj. In a state of preparedness for any given purpose or occasion.
v. To play tricks of sleight of hand.
n. A grotesque imitation.
n. Anything that severely tests courage, strength, patience, conscience, etc.
n. Ill or improper behavior.
n. A villain.
v. To act in opposition to.
adj. Speaking several tongues.
n. The employment of sarcasm, irony, or keenness of wit in ridiculing vices.
adj. Characteristic of a dog.
n. The state of having passed out of the memory or of being utterly forgotten.
adj. Characteristic of youth.
adj. That gives warning or information.
adj. Being beneath the threshold of consciousness.
n. A member of a degraded class; a social outcast.
v. To show or prove to be involved in or concerned
v. To be under moral obligation to be or do.
n. An inscription on a tomb or monument in honor or in memory of the dead.
n. The pretended forecast of future events or discovery of what is lost or hidden.
v. To unite.
n. Amends, reparation, or expiation made from wrong or injury.
adj. Having the power to refract.
n. An atomizer.
n. The utmost point, side, or border, or that farthest removed from a mean position.
v. To manage or carry through by some device or scheme.
n. An officer, as of an insurance company, who calculates and states the risks and premiums.
n. The act of making amends, as for an injury, loss, or wrong.
v. To rebuild.
n. An utterly trivial distinction or objection.
adj. That can not be destroyed.
n. The state of becoming raw or sore again.
n. The act of bending.
adj. Urgent in complaint or demand.
adj. Extended widely in space, time, or scope.
v. To turn away or aside.
n. The meaning conveyed by language, actions, or signs.
n. A person who makes intelligible the speech of a foreigner by oral translation.
v. To cause to assume a leaning or recumbent attitude or position.
n. A list of the words of an author, or the literature bearing on a particular subject.
n. Anything intended or calculated to deceive or mislead.
n. A woman who is a center of attraction because of her beauty, accomplishments, etc.
n. A low tract of land between hills, especially along a river.
n. An overthrow, as from the foundation.
adj. Contributing to an end.
n. A musical instrument somewhat larger than a violin.
adj. Candid, frank, or open in character or quality.
adj. Belonging to a people not Jewish.
n. The state of progressive restoration to health and strength after the cessation of disease.
n. A foot-covering made of soft leather or buckskin.
n. A graphic character symbolizing an articulate sound.
adj. Fit to be dwelt in.
adj. Of or pertaining to plants.
n. A legislator.
adj. Of, pertaining to, or of the nature of vinegar.
n. A display dictated by vanity and intended to invite applause or flattery.
v. To ridicule.
n. The whole of any sphere or department of nature or knowledge to which man is related.
v. To restore after deterioration, as a building.
v. To make a demand or repeated demands on for payment.
n. A young duck.
n. The science that treats of computation of time or of investigation and arrangement of events.
n. Any overwhelming flood of water.
n. A lad.
n. The final point or goal.
adj. One who advocates reconstruction of society by collective ownership of land and capital.
n. Satisfaction with one’s acts or surroundings.
adj. That can not be turned aside.
n. An expert in linguistics.
adj. Arising from inherent qualities or tendencies without external efficient cause.
adj. Abounding in irregular bends or turns.
n. One who carries out a reform.
n. A melon, pumpkin, squash, or some similar fruit having a hard rind.
n. That which does not accomplish an intended purpose.
n. One specially cared for and favored by another usually older person.
n. That branch of morphology which treats of the structure of organisms.
adj. Exceptionally brave; rigorously severe.
adj. Disposed to pity and forgive.
v. To set apart as sacred.
n. Tendency to adhere to the existing order of things.
adj. Not digestible, or difficult to digest.
v. To ward off.
n. The act of putting in proper order, or the state of being put in order.
v. To imitate with intent to equal or surpass.
v. To place close together.
n. The place where one lives.
n. Knowledge shared with another or others regarding a private matter.
v. To intoxicate.
v. To foil or frustrate.
adj. Ardent in spirit and speech.
v. To surrender the custody of.
n. In colonial times, a member of the lower house of the legislature of Maryland or Virginia.
v. To set on fire.
n. A high or topmost point, as a mountain-peak.
adj. Able to discern and distinguish with wise perception.
n. A supplement adding to, revoking, or explaining in the body of a will.
n. A festival or feast.
n. An acute epidemic disease.
v. To delay or put off to some other time.
n. A critical judge of art, especially one with thorough knowledge and sound judgment of art.
n. The chief of the bishops of an ecclesiastical province in the Greek, Roman, and Anglican church.
n. A vessel owned and officered by private persons, but carrying on maritime war.
adj. Of undisputed origin.
n. A distinctive feature.
v. To accomplish what is attempted or intended.
adj. Having no force, weight, or cogency.
adj. Having and exercising the power to produce effects or results.
v. To move back or away.
n. That to which general interest or attention is directed.
n. Formal presentation.
n. The force which, applied to a mass of one gram for 1 second, would give it a velocity of 1 cm/s.