to regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply
to yield to; to assume an office or dignity
to accept without protest; to agree or submit
to set apart or designate for a special purpose; to distribute.
to entice, tempt; to be attractive to; a strong attraction; the power to attract, charm
to change in a formal way; to change for the better
strong dislike; bitter hostility
a lack of feeling, emotion, or interest
fearful or anxious, especially about the future
very enthusiastic, impassioned.
twisted to one side, crooked; disapprovingly
persistent, attentive, diligent.
cheerful, lighthearted; casual, unconcerned
to wave or flourish in a menacing or vigorous fashion
prone to act in a hasty manner; impudent.
to slap or cuff; to strike repeatedly; to drive or force with blows; to force one's way with difficulty; (n.) a slap or blow
subject to whims or passing fancies.
great confusion, disorder
to inflict physical punishment as a means of correction; to scold severely.
to praise, express approval; to present as worthy of attention; to commit to the care of
able to get along or work well together; capable of use with some other model or system
to include or contain; to be made of
an expression of sympathy
to make sacred, hallow; to set apart for a special purpose
quarrelsome, inclined to argue
abundant; plentiful; wordy, verbose.
eating away gradually, acidlike; bitterly sarcastic
to desire something belonging to another
discouraged, dejected, downcast
old and feeble; worn-out ruined
to ridicule, laugh at with contempt
deprived of the necessities of life; lacking in
to turn aside; to stray from a norm; (n.) one who departs from a norm; (adj.) differing from a norm, heterodox, unconventional.
to see clearly, recognize
rumpled, mussed; hanging in disorder
definite, clearly stated
one who advocates, speaks for, explains, or interprets; (math) the power to which a number, symbol, or expression is to be raised
still existing; not exterminated, destroyed, or lost
to tear up by the roots; to destroy totally
to rejoice greatly.
given to much talking, tediously chatty
knotted, twisted, lumpy.
to involve in; to connect with or be related to
a payment for damage or loss.
innocent, simple; frank, sincere
a hint; a vague notion.
coming at a bad time; not appropriate
incapable of being overcome
to bury, commit to the earth; to consign to oblivion
suggesting an incongruity between what might be expected and what actually happens; given to irony; sarcastic
to be regretted or pitied
clear, transparent; readily understood.
a strict disciplinarian; a stickler for the rules
an unsuitable or misleading name
having great variety; numerous and diverse
stale, moldy; out-of-date
out-of-date, no longer in use
to anticipate and prevent; to remove, dispose of
meddling; excessively forward in offering services or assuming authority
unfavorable, threatening, of a bad omen
almighty, having unlimited power or authority.
eating every kind of food; eagerly taking in everything, having a wide variety of tastes
agreeable to the taste or one's sensibilities; suitable for consumption.
stingy, miserly; meager, poor, small
a high peak or point
deeply affecting, touching; keen or sharp in taste or smell.
considered beforehand, deliberately planned
to affirm openly; to state belief in; to claim, pretend
a state of perplexity or doubt
growing without check, running wild
bitter resentment or ill-will.
stubbornly disobedient, resisting authority
one who leaves a group; a deserter, outlaw; (adj.) traitorous, unconventional, unorthodox
deserving blame or punishment
an injury done in return for injury
a period of relief or rest
a repayment; a deserved punishment
to take great pleasure in; a wild celebration
winding, having many curves; lithe and flexible
comfort, relief; to comfort, console
dark, gloomy; depressed or melancholy in spirit
full, deep, or rich in sound; impressive in style
immature and overconfident; conceited.
arising naturally; not planned or engineered in advance.
filthy, wretched, debased
to make ineffective or useless, cripple; to have a dulling effect on
smoothly agreeable or polite; pleasing to the senses
bending easily; bending with agility; readily adaptable; servile
to stop by force, put down
disorderly, riotous, violent; stormy
the foremost part of an army; the leading position in any field
open to or marked by bribery or corruption
loud and noisy; compelling attention
of great size; numerous; writing or speaking at great length
to do without, give up voluntarily, to put off temporarily, defer
a wasteful person, spendthrift; a good-for-nothing