to make, to do
to put, to place, to arrange
to explain or discuss in detail
My teacher will expound for hours about the history of World War I.
one who argues in favor of, supporter of
The governor is a proponent of a tax increase.
the basic framework of a building or system
The mayor asked the city for money to improve the infrastructure of the city's transportation system.
having a positive effect, helpful
My boss gave me constructive criticism and I was able to improve my job performance.
having no money; poor
The man on the street was destitue and facing an night sleeping sleeping outside during freezing tempertures.
skilled at; highly knowledgeable of
In the military you must be proficient in combat skills.
payment for an injury; compensation
Sam was injuried in a car accident and he received restitution for his injuries.
level of achievement or authority; standing
George Washington was a man of great stature.