Barron's 1100 (1)
devouring, consuming, or craving in great quantities; greedy
choosing at random without careful selection
of high reputation/rank, outstanding; standing above other; prominent
soaked, drenched, saturated; infused
filled to capacity, abundantly supplied
to exist in great numbers; to teem or be replete (with)
the discipline dealing with the art or science of applying scientific knowledge to practical problems
to predict or foretell a future event; a sign of something to happen
n. A self-operating machine or mechanism, especially a robot. n. One that behaves or responds in a mechanical or apathetic way.
n. A mature woman; a wife or a widow, especially, one who has borne children. n. A housekeeper; especially, a woman who manages the domestic economy of a public institution
a statement or proposition that seems self-contradictory or absurd but in reality expresses a possible truth.
special field of something or someone; kingdom
a historical record of events, often arranged in a yearly sequence
to increase or add to
a trace, smattering, or slight degree; v. To affect slightly,
to pester, nag, annoy persistently
to plead urgently for aid or mercy; To appeal to in supplication; beseech.
unpleasant, dull, or hard work
tiresome and long; seemingly endless
to understand, know, become aware of