n. a word formed from the initial letters or groups of letters of words in a set phrase or series of words
n. sharpness, keenness
v. to support
adj. containing an apology or excuse for a fault, failure, insult, etc.
adj. pertaining to trees
n. a person who renounces material comforts and leads a life of austere self-discipline
n. the quality of being shockingly wicked, cruel, or brutal
v. to bear witness to; certify
adj. strong feeling of opposition
v. to turn away or aside
adj. destructive; pernicious
n. city in Cuba
n. excited public interest, discussion, etc.
v. to make one's way through woods by cutting at undergrowth, branches, etc.
adj. disagreeable to deal with; contentious
adj. to capture/grab attention
n. the relieving of emotional tensions, esp. through certain kinds of art, tragedy or music
adj. pertaining to the relief of emotional tensions
n. a person who pretend to have skills or knowledge that one does not possess
adj. constant; habitual
adj. worthy or praise
adj. prepared, done, or acting with sole or chief emphasis on salability, profit, or success
v. to accord in opinion; agree
v. to join together; unite
adj. meticulous; careful
v. to hand over or deliver formally (or officially)
v. to struggle in opposition
adj. touching; in contact; in close proximity without actually touching; near.
v. to plan with ingenuity; devise
n. firm belief; state of being convinced
n. communication by exchange of letters
adj. Serving to Beautify
adj serving to cure or heal
adj. causing a loss of strength or energy
v. to put off to a future time
n. conduc; behavior
n. moral corruption or degradation
v. to laugh or jeer at
v. to discourage or restrain from acting or proceeding
n. the quality or state of lacking confidence
v. to spread; scatter
n. a person who holds a high rank or office
adj. small; little
adj. indicating trouble, disaster, or mistfortune
n. acuteness of judgement or understanding
adj. lacking in frankness, candor, or sincerity
n. natural mental and emotional outlook or mood
adj. differing; deviating
n. dreamlike scene
n. menial, distasteful, dull, or hard work.
adj. having or exercising the power of fluent, forceful, and appropriate speech; well expressed
adj. hard to express, define; evasive
v. to throw into confusion or conflict; complicate
v. to enroll, usually voluntarily, for military service; to enter into some cause, enterprise, etc
adj. to captivate or charm
v. to encroach; trespass; infringe; to place in a position of strength
n. a person or thing that is typical of or possesses to a high degree the features of a whole class
adj of uncertain significance; not determined
v. to remove or destroy utterly; extirpate:
adj stirring; thrilling
n. a person who has withdrawed one's residence in native country
adj. prompt; quick
ad. extremely enthusiastic
adj. strikingly boldor brilliant
adj. shallow; not serious
n. a bird that can be eaten as food
v. to bite or chew on, esp. persistently
v. hold back, interfere with
n. not believable
v. to lay on or set as something to be borne, endured, obeyed, fulfilled, paid, etc
adj. remarkably clear and direct
adj. without logical or meaningful connection
adj. of little or no importance; insignificant; trivial.
n. any charge, accusation ,serious criticism, or cause for blame
adj. absolutely necessary, essential
n. to intrude into some region or field of trade without a proper license.
adj. pertaining to direct perception of truth, fact, etc.
n. any great number of persons or things; multitude
adj. exalted in rank, dignity, or character; eminent
n. person as lone dissenter
n. precise details; small or trifling matters
n. the offspring of one white parent and one black parent
adj spiritually symbolic
n. cool indifference or lack of concern
n. state or quality of being novel, new, or unique
noun a form of belief involving sorcery, U.S and Africa.
adj. required as a matter of obligation, or duty
adj. noisy, clamorous, or boisterous
adj. not quick or alert in perception, feeling, or intellect
adj. gone out of style; no longer fashionable
n. an omission or error due to carelessness
adj. open to view or knowledge
adj. overly excited
n. an adherent or supporter of a person, group, party, or cause
n. the exclusive right granted by a government to an inventor to manufacture, use, or sell an invention for a certain number of years
adj. feeling or expressing sorrow for sin or wrongdoing and disposed to atonement and amendment; repentant; contrite
adj. near the surface or outside of; external
n. the external boundary of any surface or area
adj. causing insidious harm or ruin; ruinous; injurious; hurtful
adj. having keen mental perception and understanding; discerning
adj. pertaining or relating directly and significantly to the matter at hand; relevant
adj. to become spread throughout all parts of
n. the capability of being molded, receiving shape, or being made to assume a desired form
n. a condition, state, or situation, esp. an unfavorable or unfortunate one
n. a theory that there is more than one basic substance or principle
n. succeeding or future generations collectively
n. a person who possesses great power, as a sovereign, monarch, or ruler.
n the quality of being profound; great depth
adj. commonplace or dull; of or having the character or form of prose rather than poetry.
n. a document describing the major features of a proposed literary work, project, business venture, etc.
n. a person who is skilled in relating stories and anecdotes interestingly
v bring into alignment
v. To deflect from a straight path by refraction by changing direction
n. the act or process of recalling past experiences, events, etc.
adj operative with respect to past occurrences, as a statute
v. to give new life to
adj. fatigued; weary; exhausted
v. to load or charge, as with a burden
adj. having or showing acute mental discernment and keen practical sense; shrewd
adj. favorable to or promoting health; healthful
n. the act of saving a ship or its cargo from perils of the seas.
adj. making a hypocritical show of religious devotion, piety, righteousness, etc.
n. a monarch; a king, queen, or other supreme ruler
n. the state, quality, or fact of being natural and unconstrained
adj. elevated thought; supreme, outsanding
v. to be enough or adequate, as for needs, purposes, etc.
adj. haughtily disdainful or contemptuous, as a person or a facial expression.
adj. shallow; on the surface; external
n. any South American marmoset: has silky fur and nonprehensile tail
adj. merely touching/ digress
n. any opinion, principle, doctrine, dogma, etc., esp. one held as true by members of a profession, group, or movement
adj. lacking a sound basis, as reasoning; unsubstantiated; weak
adj. suggestive of the theater or of acting; of or pertaining to the theater or dramatic presentations
n. the quality of lacking freshness or effectiveness due to repetition
adj. having or seeming to have a supernatural or inexplicable basis
v. to injure or destroy by insidious activity or imperceptible stages, sometimes tending toward a sudden dramatic effect
adj. having no constraint in action and being free of expression
adj. lacking or having lost life, sharpness, or flavor; insipid; flat
n. person or agency that sells (Vending Machine)
n the quality of being unusual, playful, and unpredictable (oppoiste of: seroius; practical)
n. peak, highest point
n. a shortened or condensed form of a book, speech, etc., that still retains the basic contents
n. uncertainty or fluctuation; inability to make a choice to do two opposite or conflicting things.
n. opposition; contrast
n. severity of manner, life, etc.; sternness.
n. insatiable greed for riches; inordinate, miserly desire to gain
n. a person's regular occupation, calling, or vocation.
v. to show to be false; contradict
v. to regard or portray as less impressive or important than appearances indicate;
n. to depriveand make desolate
v. to add to, support, or uphold
adj. characterized by a ready and continuous flow of words; fluent; glib; talkative
n, speech too pompous for an occasion; pretentious words.
n. a pretentious, swaggering display of courage.
n. that which has been done clumsily or inadequately.
v. To keep afloat or aloft
adj. governed or characterized by impulse or whim; arbitrary
n. the transfer of heat between two parts of a stationary system, caused by a temperature difference between the parts.
n. agreement between things; mutual fitness; harmony.
v. to pardon or forgive (an offense); excuse.
v. To meet in order to deliberate together or compare views; consult
v. To bring together; meld or fuse; combine
n. an opinion or theory so formed or expressed; guess; speculation.
n. accord or agreement.
n. dependence on chance or on the fulfillment of a condition
n. the outline of a figure or body; the edge or line that defines or bounds a shape or object.
n. an inadequate supply; scarcity; lack
v. to speak disparagingly of; denounce as faulty or worthless
n. a person, esp. an orator or political leader, who gains power and popularity by arousing the emotions, passions, and prejudices of the people
v. to make naked or bare; strip
v. to take away; detract
adj. completely lacking; destitute or empty
n. the act of distract, turning aside, as from a course or purpose
n. a funeral song or tune, or one expressing mourning in commemoration of the dead.
n. the power or right to decide or act according to one's own judgment; freedom of judgment or choice
v. to speak of or treat slightingly; depreciate; belittle
v. to scatter or spread widely; disperse
adj. Lying asleep or as if asleep; inactive.
adj. wavering or hesitating in opinion; inclined to doubt.
adj. Given to or marked by deliberate deceptiveness in behavior or speech.
n. shameless or impudent boldness; barefaced audacity
n. a feeling or state of great joy or pride; exultant gladness; high spirits.
v. to beautify by or as if by ornamentation; ornament; adorn.
adj. derived from or guided by experience or experiment.
v. To equip or supply with an ability; enable
n. a burden, impediment
v. to contain or represent in small compass; serve as a typical example of
v. to increase the severity, bitterness, or violence
adj. raised or elevated, as in rank or character; of high station
n. a person who behaves in ways intended to attract attention or display his or her powers, personality, etc.
n. the extreme or terminal point, limit, or part of something
adj. not meant to be taken seriously or literally
adj. of or pertaining to the public treasury or revenues
n. a person who whips or scourges himself or herself for religious discipline
v. to go before; precede.
n. dashing courage; heroic bravery; noble-minded behavior.
n. a person whose life is devoted to the pursuit of pleasure and self-gratification
adj. causing something that deceives by producing a false or misleading impression of reality
adj. of no essential consequence; unimportant
adj. not yet completed or fully developed; rudimentary
adj. not open to question or dispute; indisputable
v. to accuse of or present proof of a crime or fault
n. seriously impoverished condition; poverty
adj. unquestionably real, valid, or the like
n. the quality or state of having or showing a disposition to avoid exertion
adj. characterized by or showing indulgence; benignly lenient or permissive
adj. incapable of being accounted for or explained
n. A foolish, unreasoning, or extravagant passion or attraction
adj. incapable of being investigated, analyzed, or scrutinized
n. direct perception of truth, fact, etc., independent of any reasoning process
v. to flood; cover or overspread with water
v. to utter again or repeatedly
v. to make clinking or tinkling sounds, as do coins, keys,when coming into contact or being struck together repeatedly
n. a lawsuit
adj. using few words; expressing much in few words; concise
n. a long individual life; great duration of individual life
adj. mournful, dismal, or gloomy, esp. in an affected, exaggerated, or unrelieved manner
n. a person or thing that acts as a chief support or part
n. untruthfulness; tendency to lie.
n. restraint; avoidance of extremes or excesses; temperance
adj. of or pertaining to this world or earth as contrasted with heaven; worldly; earthly
n. a person who habitually expresses negative or pessimistic views
adj. being such in name only; so-called; putative
n. a general understanding; vague or imperfect conception or idea of something
n. slavish attention to rules, details, etc
n. a strong inclination, taste, or liking for something
n. lively spirits or energy; vigor; animation
adj. lasting for an indefinitely long time
adj. of vital or critical importance
n. an unobstructed and wide view of an extensive area in all directions
adj. of or pertaining to a practical point of view or practical considerations
adj. extremely or impassably steep
n. knowledge of things before they exist or happen; foreknowledge; foresight.
v. to suppress; put an end to; extinguish
n. relation; connection, esp. harmonious or sympathetic relation
v. to return (a dehydrated or concentrated food) to the liquid state by adding water
v. to buy or pay off; clear by payment
adj. having a pleasant odor; fragrant.
v. to make young again; restore to youthful vigor, appearance, etc.
v. to send or consign to an inferior position, place, or condition
adj. disposed to be silent or not to speak freely; reserved
n. a tough, lawless person; roughneck; bully
adj. prominent or conspicuous; projecting or pointing outward; leaping or jumping
n. any of various wormlike marine bivalve mollusks that burrow into the timbers of ships, wharves, etc
n. one of any of several breeds of small or medium-sized dogs, usually having a long, silky coat and long, drooping ears.
adj. animated, vivacious, or gay
adj. sheer, utter, downright, or complete
n. a person who insists on something unyieldingly
adj. characterized by vigorous exertion, as action, efforts, life, etc.
v. to take the place of (another), as through force, scheming, strategy, or the like
adj. incisive or keen, as language or a person; caustic; cutting
v. to regard or treat with reverence; revere
adj. capable of or adapted for turning easily from one to another of various tasks, fields of endeavor, etc.
adj. keenly watchful to detect danger; wary
n. capricious humor or disposition; extravagant, fanciful, or excessively playful expression
v. to expose to the action or effect of air or to cause air to circulate through
v. to state with assurance, confidence, or force; state strongly or positively; affirm; aver
adj. Having or showing shrewdness and discernment, especially with respect to one's own concerns
adj. the advance group in any field, whose works are characterized chiefly by unorthodox and experimental methods
n. a storage device for temporarily holding data until the computer is ready to receive or process the data
adj. betraying or characterized by the use of the intellect rather than intuition or instinct
n. Contented self-satisfaction
n. something which is allowed or given up, often in order to end a disagreement, or the act of allowing or giving this
adj. characterized by dignified propriety in conduct, manners, appearance, character, etc
n. act of making an objection
n. act of damaging or showing no respect towards something holy or very much respected
adj. showing good judgement
v. to include, especially different types of things
n. A demand by an audience for an additional performance, usually expressed by applause
n. a flourish or short air played on trumpets or the like
v. to be at the side of someone or something
adj. very large gigantic; enormous; colossal
v. To attack as false or questionable; challenge in argument
adj. refusing to agree or compromise; uncompromising; inflexible
adj. coming without invitation or welcome
v. to flood an area with water
adj. not having interest or losing interest because something has been experienced too many times
v. to place close together or side by side, esp. for comparison or contrast
n. present but not visible, apparent, or actualized; existing as potential
n. a written message; letter
n. a city or town with its own local government, or the local government itself
adj. firmly or stubbornly adhering to one's purpose, opinion, etc.; not yielding to argument, persuasion, or entreaty
v. to convert into or cause to harden like bone
adj. outwardly appearing as such; professed; pretended
n. Relieving or soothing the symptoms of a disease or disorder without effecting a cure
n. fullness or adequacy in quantity, measure, or degree; abundance
v. to reject as having no authority or binding force
adj. of common or frequent occurrence
n. a simultaneous or successive discharge of artillery, bombs, etc.
v. to be on or move along the edge of something; to avoid
v. to spend or use (money, time, etc.) extravagantly or wastefully (often fol. by away)
n. when combination of a group of things has greater power than individually
adj. thin or slender in form; of slight importance or significance
adj. using only a few words, sometimes in a way that sounds rude or unfriendly
adj. easily managed or controlled; docile; yielding
adj. not lasting, enduring, or permanent; lasting only a short time; existing briefly
n. a formal and systematic exposition in writing of the principles of a subject, generally longer and more detailed than an essay
n. a large amount of money or a large number of valuable objects
v. to impair the quality of; make faulty; spoil