Flashcards in deck4200 Deck (200):
n. A fusible alloy used for joining metallic surfaces or margins.
n. A distinctive feature.
n. Anything that severely tests courage, strength, patience, conscience, etc.
n. A going forth or departure from a place or country, especially of many people.
n. Anything that rouses to activity or to quickened action.
n. The science that describes the universe, including astronomy, geography, and geology.
v. To change to a more satisfactory form of organization.
v. To precede.
n. An assault, especially of troops, upon an enemy or fortification.
n. An instrument for determining the density of solids and liquids by flotation.
n. The act or ridding or delivering from something undesirable.
v. To change the purpose or alter the plans of by persuasion, counsel, or pleading.
n. Capacity to know or understand.
v. To take hold of.
v. To be violently excited or agitated.
adj. Relating to measurement.
v. To swallow greedily or hastily; gulp.
v. To drink deeply and in boisterous or jovial manner.
n. A wooden hammer.
adj. Pertaining to electricity developed water or steam.
adj. Effected by divine guidance.
adj. Not predictable.
adj. A lawless or recklessly brutal fellow.
n. Lack of or deficiency in experience.
v. To take the place of.
v. To make beautiful or elegant by adding attractive or ornamental features.
adj. Sunk to a low condition.
n. Freedom from punishment.
adj. Coming or acquired from some origin.
n. A meadow.
adj. Inclined to joke.
v. To live in a monotonous, passive way without exercise of the mental faculties.
v. To recant, renounce, repudiate under oath.
v. To put in some relation of connection or correspondence.
n. A constituent element or part.
v. To cause to last or to be known or remembered throughout a great or indefinite length of time.
n. Extreme poisonousness.
adj. Habitually inactive or idle.
adj. Extraordinary or marvelous.
n. A clown.
n. A rugged, rocky projection on a cliff or ledge.
n. A lever for the foot usually applied only to musical instruments, cycles, and other machines.
v. To swing back and forth.
v. To blend.
n. A stringed instrument held between the player’s knees.
v. To cause to incline and approach nearer together.
adj. Pertaining to flowers.
n. Comfort in grief, trouble, or calamity.
adj. Marked by lightness and softness.
n. The state of having passed out of the memory or of being utterly forgotten.
adj. Capable of being dissolved, as in a fluid.
n. A speech recited or intended for recitation from memory in public.
v. To cast off, as hair, feathers, etc.
n. A woman’s or boy’s voice of high range.
n. A member of a regiment composed of men of great stature.
v. To fill with dismay or horror.
n. A step attached to the bit for controlling a horse or other draft-animal.
v. To build again or anew.
n. A grotesque, ludicrous, or fantastic action.
adj. Having the color of blood.
adj. Having no power or force.
n. A group of three persons of things.
n. A collection of dried plants scientifically arranged for study.
adv. For that or this.
adj. Proceeding downward.
adj. Perceptible by touch.
adj. having fullness of beautiful form, as a woman, with or without sensuous or sensual quality.
adj. Not having made a valid will.
v. To deliver an elaborate or formal public speech.
n. An arrangement of inanimate figures representing a scene from real life.
adj. Ornamented to a marked degree.
n. The external appearance as produced by garb or costume.
n. A provision made in advance for some possible emergency or danger.
v. To begin to develop into an embryo or higher form.
n. The science of poetical forms.
adj. Affecting the sense of smell.
adj. Involving or equivalent to prohibition, especially of the sale of alcoholic beverages.
n. Hasty, careless writing.
n. A leader in any enterprise or contest.
n. Matter that settles to the bottom of a liquid.
n. The entire number, sum, mass, or quantity of something.
v. To recognize; to admit the genuineness or validity of.
adj. Radically different or contrary in action or movement.
n. A crack or crack-like depression.
n. A traditional form or customary act.
n. A simplified representation.
n. pl. Gentlemen.
n. Encroachment, as by an act of intrusion or trespass.
adj. Pertaining to the domain over which a sovereign state exercises jurisdiction.
n. The place in which a consul transacts official business.
adj. Of or pertaining to the ear, its auricle, or the sense of hearing.
v. To undervalue.
v. To attack on all sides.
n. A fleet of war-vessels.
n. The act of cutting off, as in a surgical operation.
v. To be in pain or distress.
adj. Capable of being remedied or corrected.
n. Excessive production.
n. One who analyzes or makes use of the analytical method.
n. Surrender, as of possessions or rights.
adj. Suitable for the occasion or circumstances.
n. Anything kept or given to be kept for the sake of the giver.
n. Harsh or malignant oppression.
n. A judgment as a conclusion.
n. Dependence on charity.
n. Readiness, precision, efficiency, and ease in any physical activity or in any mechanical work.
n. A story or drama told or performed by one person.
v. To diminish or become less.
n. One who believes in the theory that man’s food should be exclusively vegetable.
n. A stocking.
n. A sheet of paper folded once, or of a size adapted to folding once.
n. A burden or responsibility.
v. To secure the right of preference in the purchase of public land.
n. The treatment of mental disease.
n. A faint trace of color.
adj. Containing or consisting of more than one.
adj. Capable of being inferred.
n. Casual occurrence.
n. A figure of speech by which a phrase less offensive is substituted.
n. A work, original in character, afterward imitated in form or spirit.
adj. Inconsistent with reason or common sense.
n. Any inclination of two surfaces other than 90 degrees.
adj. Incapable of being injured or disturbed.
adj. Deepest within.
v. To invent.
v. To endue with life.
v. To embellish.
v. To cover with ornament.
n. Ability to sway the will of another.
adj. Lacking wise judgment.
adj. Of little importance or value.
n. A condition resulting from the inordinate or persistent use of alcoholic beverages.
n. The state or feeling of trust in or reliance upon another.
trade n. Commerce unrestricted by tariff or customs.
v. To interrupt the course of.
adj. Remote from the sea.
n. An association of individuals united for the prosecution of some enterprise.
v. To accuse in return.
v. To warn of a fault.
v. To cut apart or to pieces.
v. To hasten the movement or progress of.
n. The business of making sales and purchases for a commission; a broker.
adj. Made to resemble something else.
n. A person who has charge of mortars, bombs, and shells.
n. The force of persons collectively employed in some service.
v. To preserve from extinction or oblivion.
v. To cause to explode.
adj. Characterized by charity and kindness.
n. The act or sensation of hearing.
v. To continue to exist after.
n. A public teacher of the highest grade in a university or college.
n. A non-commissioned military officer ranking next above a corporal.
n. A body of troops consisting of two or more regiments.
adj. Hard to please.
n. An ample or adequate supply.
n. General officer who commands a brigade, ranking between a colonel and a major-general.
n. The neglect or omission of a legal requirement.
v. To make complete.
n. One who has the right to vote at an election.
n. One who advocates or practices egoism.
n. A word agreeing in sound with but different in meaning from another.
n. The branch of medical science that relates to improving health.
n. One who takes part in a conversation or oral discussion.
n. The act of entering.
v. To dignify.