Flashcards in deck3600 Deck (200):
n. That which is used to decorate the person or dress.
n. Knowledge through the senses of the existence and properties of matter or the external world.
n. The state, quality, or degree of being fresh.
adj. So large or furnishing so great a supply as not to be emptied, wasted, or spent.
n. One who or that which is only of temporary existence.
n. The assertion of the opposite of that which has been said.
n. An elementary reading-book for children.
adj. Neglecting or refusing to obey.
v. To cause to disappear.
adj. Inclined to strong exhibition or expression of feeling or thoughts.
n. A disposition to give liberally or to bestow favors heartily.
v. To make into law, as by legislative act.
adj. Intended for general circulation.
n. The principles of philosophy as applied to explain the methods of any particular science.
n. One who makes exploration, search, or examination, especially for minerals.
n. The body of persons who attend a person of importance in travel or public appearance.
n. Power to perceive or feel.
v. To evade the search or pursuit of by dexterity or artifice.
adj. Opening in flower.
n. A symbol.
n. Loss of purity or integrity.
v. To pay out or expend, as money from a fund.
n. Any dialectic pronunciation of English, especially that of the Irish people.
v. To enter voluntarily the military service by formal enrollment.
n. One who delivers an elaborate or formal speech.
v. To lament
n. A force of men.
v. To deprive of the power to act.
n. A narrow passage of water connecting two larger bodies of water.
n. Any scheme or recipe of a charlatan character.
adj. Offensive to taste and feeling.
n. Lack of refinement in conduct or speech.
adv. After which.
v. To calculate arithmetically. (also a noun meaning zero or nothing)
n. A leaden sash-bar or grooved strip for fastening panes in stained-glass windows.
n. A woman who has never been married.
v. To start back as in dismay, loathing, or dread.
adj. Clinging or sticking fast.
n. A journey.
adj. Surging back or again.
n. That which contains and gives shape or form to anything.
n. The whole body of legends cherished by a race concerning gods and heroes.
adj. Affecting a whole people or all classes, as a disease.
n. The state of being positively uncomfortable.
n. Determination of the distinctive nature of a disease.
n. The communication of disease from person to person.
v. To deprive of power, capacity, competency, or qualification.
n. Chemistry of the middle ages, characterized by the pursuit of changing base metals to gold.
adj. Showing enthusiasm or exhilaration of feeling.
v. To designate as a candidate for any office.
v. To encounter, as difficulties or obstacles.
v. To hold to the fulfillment of duty.
v. To touch at the end or boundary line.
n. A garment to be worn under the ordinary outer garments.
n. A very wide-angled photographic lens.
n. A fatal or serious accident or disaster.
v. To move or incite to action.
n. Kindness of feeling, disposition, or manner.
adj. Lasting or continuous through life.
adj. Apt to omit what ought to be done.
v. To bring together into a crowd.
adj. Without determinate shape.
n. The having, holding, or detention of property in one’s power or command.
v. To plunge or dip entirely under water or other fluid.
n. A border region.
n. Forgiveness, or passing over of offenses.
v. To refer incidentally, or by suggestion.
adj. Not relating to a particular person or thing.
adj. Pertaining to the use of the tongue in utterance.
adj. Falling off at maturity as petals after flowering, fruit when ripe, etc.
adj. Not connected with what precedes.
n. A person of expectant temperament.
n. An agreement entered into by two or more persons or parties.
n. A branch of the olive-tree, as an emblem of peace.
n. A social party composed of persons masked and costumed so as to be disguised.
n. Equality, as of condition or rank.
n. Exclusion from intercourse or favor, as in society or politics.
n. A vivid glowing flame.
n. The art of anointing as with oil.
n. An oven or furnace for baking, burning, or drying industrial products.
adj. Pertaining to a piece of land almost surrounded by water.
n. That part of the upper deck of a ship forward of the after fore-shrouds.
n. The necessary means or resources.
adj. Adapted for grasping or holding.
adj. Ready to be led.
adj. Capable of being reflected.
adj. Much smaller than reality or that the normal size.
v. To sow or scatter abroad, as seed is sown.
adj. Cautious in action for fear of doing wrong.
n. A reaching or stretching out, as in space, time or scope.
n. A half-circle.
n. One among the first to explore a country.
v. To imply.
n. pl. Property in general, regarded as applicable to the payment of debts.
n. The act or process of making dense or denser.
adj. Passing naturally from parent to child.
adj. Exceptionally brave; rigorously severe.
adj. Furiously voracious or hungry.
adj. Pertaining to one’s birth.
adj. Of or pertaining to a town or city, or to its corporate or local government.
adj. Having no fixed abode.
v. To award or bestow by formal decision.
v. To put in action and supervise the working of.
n. The calling to mind of incidents within the range of personal knowledge or experience.
n. The control of a thing, as a commodity, to enable a person to raise its price.
n. The head man.
adj. Bearing resemblance to one another or to something else.
v. To injure the reputation of.
n. The state or quality of being genuine, or of the origin and authorship claimed.
adj. Full of zeal and fervor.
v. To rule with insolence or unnecessary annoyance.
n. The boundary-line of a circle.
n. Release or discharge from indebtedness, obligation, or responsibility.
n. Equal mutual rights and benefits granted and enjoyed.
v. To support, as something wrong.
n. The state of being attached or joined.
n. The act of going forward.
v. To catch or take hold of suddenly and forcibly.
n. The close of a narrative or dramatic poem.
n. A gathered multitude of human beings.
n. The act of reversing the order or changing the place of.
adj. Situated beneath the tongue.
n. Anything unnaturally huge or distorted.
adj. Highly profitable.
n. Careful and persevering effort to accomplish what is undertaken.
v. To hypnotize.
n. A place or structure dangerous to human life.
n. One who works with or controls some machine or scientific apparatus.
n. A standard by which to determine the correctness of a judgment or conclusion.
adj. Adapted to or characterized by minute observation.
n. The buttocks.
adj. Pertaining to the south pole or the regions near it.
adj. Imperceptible to the touch.
n. The person to whom a transfer is made.
n. Open robbery, as in war.
n. Any soft, gentle wind.
v. To place, keep, or withdraw from the companionship of others.
adj. In a state of preparedness for any given purpose or occasion.
n. One who cuts and fits panes of glass, as for windows.
adj. White or glowing with heat.
n. A way or passage out.
n. Possibility of happening.
adj. Having the property of consistency.
adj. Fit for a destined purpose.
n. A disfigurement.
v. To calm the violence or reduce the intensity of; mitigate.
v. To shut out purposely or forcibly.
adj. Thorough and complete in execution.
adj. Showing a servile readiness to fall in with the wishes or will of another.
n. A yawning hollow, as in the earth’s surface.
n. The moon.
n. A waiting room for those who seek audience.
n. A member of a municipal legislative body, who usually exercises also certain judicial functions.
adj. Not to be conquered, subdued, or overcome.
v. To render of no further effect.
adj. Observant of ritual.
adj. Abundant or superabundant in growth.
n. The killing, especially the murdering, of one’s mother.
n. Extensive knowledge of literature, history, language, etc.
n. An uncastrated male horse, commonly one kept for breeding.
v. To reject.
n. The act or state or conforming.
n. A landed estate held under feudal tenure.
v. To confiscate.
v. To keep a diary.
n. A pithy phrasing of a shrewd observation.
adj. Perceiving or feeling beforehand.
n. A Christian who denies the authority of the Pope and holds the right of special judgment.
n. An obstruction or plugging up of an artery or other blood-vessel.
n. A view or contemplation of something past.
v. To impose and collect by force or threat of force.
v. To enter in a book, or on a list, roll, or document, by writing.
n. A person of the lowest or poorest class.
v. To place close together.
v. To remove or destroy the poison of infectious or contagious diseases.
adj. Easily under a specified power or influence.