Flashcards in deck400 Deck (200):
n. A room for reception of callers or entertainment of guests.
n. An instrument for assisting the eye in the vision of minute objects or features of objects.
n. A coin or coins of gold, silver, copper, or other metal.
v. To be in collusion.
v. To go beyond, as in measure, quality, value, action, power, skill, etc.
v. To turn the front or principal side of (a thing) toward any person or object.
adj. Given to severe self-denial and practicing excessive abstinence and devotion.
adj. Made with a hissing sound.
adj. Pertaining to the having, holding, or detention of property in one’s power or command.
adj. Pertaining to the nature of sound.
v. To overwhelm, or attempt to do so, by stern, haughty, or rude address or manner.
n. A brief explanation or address to the reader, at the beginning of a book.
adj. Falling behind.
n. Any substance of exceeding hardness or impenetrability.
adj. Indicating place, or the place where or wherein an action occurs.
adj. Sweetly or smoothly flowing.
n. The act of changing the purpose of or altering the plans of through persuasion, or pleading.
adj. Pertaining to, intended for, or performed by a chorus or choir.
v. To name in baptism.
v. To relieve, as from pain or hardship
n. A thick liquid mixture of two or more materials beaten together, to be used in cookery.
n. A threefold personality existing in the one divine being or substance.
n. The act of imbuing, or pouring in.
n. Something added to a letter after the writer’s signature.
n. A throwing upward.
adj. Exhibiting or indicating omission.
n. Contemptuous disregard of the requirements of rightful authority.
adj. Having a register higher than bass and lower than tenor.
n. A quack.
n. One chosen or appointed, by mutual consent of parties in dispute, to decide matters.
n. A long curved blade for mowing, reaping, etc.
adj. Making statements without argument or evidence.
n. The sun.
n. A new or revived paganism.
n. Lack of confidence in the power, wisdom, or good intent of any person.
n. A butter-making establishment.
n. Any state of great happiness.
n. A question or inquiry.
n. One abandoned to depravity and sin.
v. To interweave.
n. The act of entering without warrant or invitation; encroachment.
n. A return to or toward some former state or condition.
n. A great Hindu prince.
n. Sexual or moral purity.
n. An instrument having two jaws working on a pivot.
adj. Capable of receiving injuries.
adj. Made up of similar parts or elements.
n. The state or condition of being a sphere.
v. To settle or arrange beforehand.
n. A man without principle.
adj. Resembling waves.
n. Preservation from harm, danger, annoyance, or any other evil.
adj. Characterized by self denial or abstinence, as in the use of drink, food.
n. A body of sisters united by some bond of sympathy or by a religious vow.
v. To restore to a former state, station, or authority.
n. Profound lethargy.
v. To act as an officer or leader.
v. To oppose by argument or a sufficient answer.
n. An acknowledgment entered into before a court with condition to do some particular act.
adj. Of or pertaining to a tree or trees.
n. The upper part of the face, between the eyes and the hair.
v. To make payment for.
n. Active humanitarianism.
adj. Beyond which there is nothing else.
adj. Capable of being discerned by the senses or intellect.
adj. More distant or advanced.
n. A worshiper of false gods.
adj. Subject to contention or dispute.
v. To twist into an unnatural or irregular form.
n. A concealed manner of acting.
v. To consist of.
adj. Pertaining to the beginning or early times.
n. A morbid condition, due to obstructed excretion of bile or characterized by yellowing of the skin.
n. Any opinion, principle, dogma, or doctrine that a person believes or maintains as true.
adj. Situated on the other side of the Alps.
n. A studied or ostentatious pretense or attempt.
n. The junction of two bodies at an equally divided angle.
adj. Struck with terror and amazement.
adj. Appealing strongly to the reason or conscience.
v. To produce.
n. A scholar who makes needless and inopportune display of his learning.
v. To draw general inferences.
v. To divide into quarters.
n. An ancestor.
v. To maintain by noisy argument or dispute.
n. A break or vacancy where something necessary to supply the connection is wanting.
v. To look into.
v. To endanger.
v. To feed to fullness or to satiety.
v. To reveal in trust or confidence.
n. The act of submitting.
adj. Relating to Elizabeth, queen of England, or to her era.
adj. Grossly indecent or vulgar.
adj. Exempt from error of judgment, as in opinion or statement.
n. The branch of medical science concerned with the treatment and care of women during pregnancy.
adj. Deceiving or tending to deceive, as by false appearance.
v. To handle tenderly and lovingly.
n. A circumstance so agreeing with another: often implying accident.
n. A small sharp-pointed nail.
adj. Participating with another or others in the knowledge of a secret transaction.
v. To assert to be true, especially in a formal manner, as in court.
n. Current electricity, especially that arising from chemical action.
n. A duplicate executed by the artist himself, and regarded, equally with the first, as an original.
adj. Unusually weighty or forcible.
n. Something that is of short duration.
v. To exceed in influence or power.
n. Any place of exit.
n. Unyielding adherence.
n. A system of church government.
n. The part of the town or district in which the troops are quartered.
n. A word directly opposed to another in meaning.
adj. That may be estimated by reckoning.
v. To make explanatory or critical notes on or upon.
adj. Pertaining to St. Augustine, his doctrines, or the religious orders called after him.
v. To indicate as being about to happen, especially by previous signs.
adj. Being or occurring in the mind, but without attendant consciousness or conscious perception.
n. One who subjects a person to distress.
adj. Having gentle or courteous bearing or manner.
v. To review with care, especially with a view to a reversal of previous action.
n. A thought that comes later than its appropriate or expected time.
n. Quickness of intellectual insight, or discernment; keenness of discrimination.
n. A noxious or troublesome animal.
n. A servile assistant and subordinate.
n. The chief of the bishops of an ecclesiastical province in the Greek, Roman, and Anglican church.
v. To disfigure.
v. To form an idea, mental image or thought of.
adj. Somewhat sharp or biting.
n. A consecration to the ministry.
n. One who is skilled in collecting and tabulating numerical facts.
n. The art or process of preserving dead animals or parts of them.
v. To pollute.
n. A volume consisting of ten parts or books.
adj. Unduly or excessively proud, as of wealth, station, learning, etc.
n. A collection of wild animals, especially when kept for exhibition.
n. Wild or wanton revelry.
adj. having the nature of or breeding pestilence.
v. To cease to exist, either actually or for the time being.
n. The department of an army charged with the provision of its food and water and daily needs.
n. Irreverence toward God.
n. A trinket.
n. A solution, usually alcoholic, of some principle used in medicine.
v. To cause to be one.
n. A casket, coffer, or repository in which relics are kept.
n. A word of one syllable.
n. A becoming worse.
n. A general name for all kinds of weapons and their appliances used in war.
n. An apparatus for magnifying faint sounds.
adj. Chivalrous or romantic to a ridiculous or extravagant degree.
v. To return to a former place or condition.
adj. Able to move or act quickly, physically, or mentally.
n. The state or quality of being final or complete.
v. To obtain by violence, threats, compulsion, or the subjection of another to some necessity.
v. To inflict, as a revenge or punishment.
n. The art of measuring the intensity of light.
n. A luxurious person.
n. Angry or violent difference of opinion.
n. A small dagger.
n. A Collection of pus in a cavity formed within some tissue of the body.
n. One who incites to evil.
n. A means for conducting something, particularly a tube, pipe, or passageway for a fluid.
n. A violent onset.
n. Any overwhelming flood of water.
adj. Pertaining to an island.
v. To point out or publicly accuse as deserving of punishment, censure, or odium.
v. To implore.
n. A variety of the peach.
n. A hereditary noble or one nearly connected with nobility.
adj. Biting or giving to biting.
adj. Having the nature or form of a question.
v. To satisfy fully the appetite or desire of.
v. To look forward to as certain or probable.
n. The common people.
v. To inspire with courage, hope, or strength of mind.
n. A silencing, suppressing, or ending.
n. The act or ceremony of crowning a monarch.
v. To relinquish, especially temporarily, as a right or claim.