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: not proud or haughty : not arrogant or assertive
: reflecting, expressing, or offered in a spirit of deference or submission <a ""apology>
a : ranking low in a hierarchy or scale : insignificant, unpretentious
a : easily aroused to anger b : filled with anger : angry
a : capable of, affected by, or expressing intense feeling b : enthusiastic, ardent
: swayed by or affected with sexual desire
smoothly though often superficially gracious and sophisticated
: smooth in texture, performance, or style
: to get back : regain
: to bring back into use or currency : revive <"" old traditions>
: situated lower down : lower
a : of low or lower degree or rank b : of poor quality : mediocre
: of little or less importance, value, or merit <always felt "" his older brother placed on him>
of, relating to, or characteristic of the social middle class
: marked by a concern for material interests and respectability and a tendency toward mediocrity
: dominated by commercial and industrial interests : capitalistic
forcible or passive resistance to lawful authority; especially : concerted revolt (as of a naval crew) against discipline or a superior officer
apathetic to pleasure or excitement as a result of excessive indulgence or enjoyment : world-weary
: sophisticated, worldly-wise
the quality or state of being "": exactness
a : the degree of refinement with which an operation is performed or a measurement stated — compare accuracy
: a condition of a technical and not necessarily intrinsically outrageous violation (as improper reception of a sacrament) of what is sacred because consecrated to God
: being grossly irreverent toward a hallowed person, place, or thing
deprived of native or original simplicity: as a : highly complicated or developed : complex <"" electronic devices>
: having a refined knowledge of the ways of the world cultivated especially through wide experience <a "" lady>
: noisily turbulent : rowdy b : marked by or expressive of exuberance and high spirits
: stormy, tumultuous
: having affection or warm regard : loving <"" friends>
: motivated by affection : tender <"" care>
a (1) : to stop the respiration of (as by strangling or asphyxiation) (2) : to deprive of oxygen b : to make uncomfortable by want of fresh air
: to impede or stop the development of
: a group of people associated or formally organized for a common purpose, interest, or pleasure: as a : a "" order b : guild 1
: the quality or state of being brothers : brotherliness
: persons of the same class, profession, character, or tastes <the racetrack "">
having a cockeye
a : askew, awry b : slightly crazy : topsy-turvy <a "" scheme> c : drunk 1a
: the act or an instance of digressing in a discourse or other usually organized literary work
archaic : a going aside
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