n. a person who tries to please someone in order to gain a personal advantage
a flatterer; one who fawns on others in order to gain favor
n. a member of a European military unit formerly composed of heavily armed cavalrymen
v. compel by coercion, threats, or crude means subjugate by imposing troops
adj. harsh or corrosive in tone
sour or bitter in taste
adj. a color varying around light grayish brown
n. young deer
v. try to gain favor by cringing or flattering
show submission or fear
v. infer from incomplete evidence, to suspect;guess.
n. likely idea that lacks definite proof.
adj. capable of being shaped or bent or drawn out, easily influenced.
n. secret agreement or plot, collaboration;complicity; conspiracy
v. deprive of by deceit
adj. vigorous and active, full of energy and life
n. a deceptive maneuver, an action designed to confuse or mislead, a trick
v. remove by erasing or crossing out, to erase, obliterate, destroy
adj. wild and menacing
n. a public statement explaining the intentions, motives, or views of an individual or group (usually by the government or a political party; the church)
v. to assist or encourage, especially in wrongdoing
adj. characteristic of informal spoken language or conversation
n. adaptation to intimate association with human beings.
the process of changing plants or animals to make them more useful to humans
v. strike with an axe
adj. set aside for the use of a particular person or party
cool and formal in manner, marked by self-restraint and reticence
n. a public speech for a formal occasion
v. influence or urge by gentle urging, caressing, or flattering, to use coaxing or flattery to gain something to your desired end
adj. lacking experience of life, young and inexperienced; lacking sophistication and poise; immature
n. a workplace where metal is worked by heating and hammering.
v. make a copy of with the intent to deceive
v. to trust someone with private or secret information, reveal in private
adj. easily managed, controlled, taught or molded.
v. come on suddenly and intensely, criticize severely
cause to explode violently and with loud noise