Flashcards in deck3200 Deck (200):
n. Virtue or integrity tested and confirmed.
n. A house or office used for transacting business, bookkeeping, correspondence, etc.
n. A fit of nausea.
n. A roguish, mischievous boy.
v. To ride faster than.
adj. Fearless and bold.
n. A bequest.
n. One who or that which aids or helps, especially when regarded as subsidiary or accessory.
n. Hatred of mankind.
v. To force into military service.
adj. Sickening or insipid.
v. To praise in the highest terms.
v. To expel.
n. Musical composition arranged for five voices or instruments.
v. To come between other things or persons.
n. An assumed name.
n. A person to whom money has been or is to be paid.
adj. Without importance, force, or influence.
adj. Anticipating and making ready for future wants or emergencies.
v. To expurgate in editing (a literary composition) by omitting words or passages.
v. To set on fire.
n. The place where one lives.
v. To vary in tone, inflection, pitch or other quality of sound.
n. A legislator.
v. To do anything extemporaneously or offhand.
n. A coming to stopping-place or destination.
adj. Consisting of a number of persons or objects considered as gathered into a mass, or sum.
n. Any growth of leaves.
v. To cause to loathe.
n. Acridity, as to the taste.
n. The yielding to inclination, passion, desire, or propensity in oneself or another.
n. The act or art of tracing or inscribing on a surface letters or ideographs.
n. A complete or humiliating failure.
adj. Possessing ample and ready knowledge or of skill in any art, science, or industry.
n. An exact copy or reproduction.
v. To fail to fulfill the expectation, hope, wish, or desire of.
v. To bring from a state of angry or hostile feeling to one of patience or friendliness.
n. Absolute government.
n. The act or ceremony of naming a man or woman for office.
adj. Offensive from excess of praise or commendation.
v. To keep oneself back (from doing or using something).
adj. Having an aptitude for applying oneself to new and varied tasks or to various subjects.
n. The department of medical science that relates to the treatment of diseases of childhood.
v. To add or affix at the end.
n. Land broken up and left to become mellow or to rest.
adj. Such as can not be made plain.
n. In the British army, a cavalryman.
adj. Having a ready or easy flow of words or ideas.
n. The faculty by the exercise of which a deliberate conclusion is reached.
n. A little island.
n. A person habitually lazy or idle.
n. An aggressive display of boldness.
adj. Not mandatory.
v. To give up using or having.
adj. Marked by extreme suffering.
n. One to whom secrets are entrusted.
v. To turn from the accustomed course or a line of action already established.
adj. Sarcastic and severe.
adj. Suffered or done in place of or for the sake of another.
v. To grow worse.
n. A place or region on the opposite side of the earth.
n. A vessel owned and officered by private persons, but carrying on maritime war.
n. A minute vessel having walls composed of a single layer of cells.
n. An incumbent of a given office previous to another.
adj. Pertaining or peculiar to common speech as distinguished from literary.
n. An articulation, joint, or seam.
adj. Pertaining to the relation of lord and vassal.
v. To sink (a ship) by making holes in the bottom.
v. To cause to appear greatly.
n. Forms of speech collectively that are peculiar to the people of a particular district.
n. A solemn mass sung for the repose of the souls of the dead.
adj. Lacking courage.
n. That which is indispensably requisite to an end desired.
n. The process of decomposing a chemical compound by the passage of an electric current.
n. A guess.
adj. Worn and gaunt in appearance.
v. To excite great anger in.
adj. Of the nature of a line.
adj. Showing inexperience.
n. An officer appointed to reside in a foreign city, chiefly to represent his country.
n. Delusive speech.
adj. Of degraded character or nature.
adj. That can not be successfully withstood or opposed.
n. A brief narrative founded on real scenes or events usually with a moral.
v. To wet or moisten.
n. A series of tables giving the days of the week together with certain astronomical information.
n. A raging epidemic.
adj. Affecting the sense of taste.
n. A body having nearly the form of a sphere.
n. An institution for instruction and training in music and declamation.
n. The art or practice of sleight of hand.
n. Any instrument for measuring the intensity of light or comparing the intensity of two lights.
n. A harmonic.
n. A wealthy class in a political community who control the government by means of their money.
n. One who supports extreme measures or holds extreme views.
adj. Ten-footed or ten-armed.
n. Government by departments of men transacting particular branches of public business.
adj. Lacking in attention to immediate surroundings or business.
v. To comfort.
n. A monologue.
n. An instrument for recording the phenomena of earthquakes.
adj. Worldly, as opposed to spiritual or celestial.
n. The act of bringing into a state of submission.
n. The superior of a community of monks.
n. An emergency legislation authorizing a government suspend some action temporarily.
n. The horn of plenty, symbolizing peace and prosperity.
v. To drive from one’s own country.
n. That part of the stage between the curtain and the orchestra.
adj. Willing and ready to submit.
v. To destroy a measurable or large proportion of.
n. Use of many words without necessity.
n. The place where Christ was crucified.
n. A man who owns and lets a tenement or tenements.
n. A command.
n. A chief city, either the capital or the largest or most important city of a state.
v. To renounce (a right or privilege).
v. To extend in all directions, as from a source or focus.
n. A dealer in flowers.
adj. Following in time.
n. The branch of theological science that treats of God.
n. The art of controversy or disputation.
n. Any concerted movement, vigorously prosecuted, in behalf of an idea or principle.
v. To cause or constitute the beginning or first stage of the existence of.
n. A plant that produces leaves and roots the first year and flowers and fruit the second.
adj. Pertaining to a chief city.
n. The ability to suffer pain, distress, hardship, or stress of any kind without succumbing.
adj. Remotely situated.
v. To fill with high or cheerful spirits.
v. To accomplish.
adj. Recently hatched.
adj. Conforming exactly to truth or to a standard.
n. In engraving, an etched stone surface for printing.
n. A body of Christians united by a common faith and form of worship and discipline.
adj. Containing a formal, positive, or explicit statement or affirmation.
n. One who uses or engages the services of other persons for pay.
n. A cup or glass filled to the brim, especially one to be drunk as a toast or health.
n. A interval of time, memorable for extraordinary events.
adj. Characterized by bold or insolent opposition.
n. The force which, applied to a mass of one gram for 1 second, would give it a velocity of 1 cm/s.
n. The science of human vocal sounds.
adj. Able to be kept under restraint or control.
adj. Before noon.
v. To hold back or in.
v. To take possession of by force.
n. A little leaf or a booklet.
n. A situation in which a choice between opposing modes of conduct is necessary.
n. Any support or prop.
adj. Not good for food.
n. That which is bestowed on or appointed to one from a higher power.
n. The presiding officer of a meeting.
n. A classificatory group of animals or plants subordinate to a genus.
v. To wish joy or happiness to, especially in view of a coming event.
adj. Thinly diffused.
n. An accursed thing.
n. General structure, form, or outline.
v. To weary by tediousness or dullness.
v. To extract or produce by vaporization and condensation.
adj. Having no limit or end.
adj. Competent for physical service.
v. To cause to cease temporarily.
adj. Including or pertaining to the whole of America, both North and South.
n. A figure having many angles.
n. A gambler.
v. To make supremely happy.
adj. Disposed to treat strangers or guests with generous kindness.
n. The written or printed productions of the human mind collectively.
v. To withdraw formally one’s belief (in something previously believed or maintained).
adj. Harsh or disagreeable in sound.
adj. Scornfully or bitterly sarcastic.
adj. Easily deceived.
n. That which is of the highest possible excellence or eminence.
n. A violent shock to some organ by a fall or a sudden blow.
n. Anything that allures, or is intended to allures into danger or temptation.
n. A state of balance.
adj. Growing, climbing, or running without check or restraint.
v. To misgovern.