of or from a long time ago, having lasted for a very long time:
The people in the village still observe the _____ customs of their ancestors.
very dry and without enough rain for plants:
The desert is so _____ that nothing can grow there.
(AWL) a process by which information is exchanged between individuals through different mediums, such as mail, phone or newspapers etc.:
Television is an increasingly important means of _____.
a way of behaving or a belief which has been established for a long time:
It is the _____ to apply henna for a bride on her wedding day in some cultures.
when someone is paid to work for a company or organization:
The new factory should provide _____ for hundreds of workers.
(AWL) to mix with and join society or a group of people, often changing to suit their way of life, habits and customs:
Children usually find it easy to _____ into a new culture.
(AWL) to move from one place to another:
Thousands of workers _____ to this area each summer.
the area of a town that surrounds someone's home, or the people who live in this area:
There were lots of kids in my _____ when I was growing up.
(AWL) to happen, especially something unexpected:
An accident may _____ if you don't drive carefully.
a person who is one of the first people to do something:
Ahmed's uncle is a _____ in open heart surgery.
connected with the state, government or public affairs:
There are two _____ parties in the U.S.A. - the Democratic Party and the Republican Party.
(AWL) a belief, or way of acting which people in a particular society or group have continued to follow for a long time:
It has been a long _____ to meet and celebrate Eid together with family members.