the act of contracting or assuming or acquiring possession of something
provide physical relief, as from pain
Abrupt, blunt, with no formalities
a sudden and violent collapse
a miniature world; something that resembles something else on a very small scale
demanding strict attention to rules and procedures
hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of
beyond what is seen or expressed
sly, shrewd, cunning
difficult to accomplish
fill quickly beyond capacity
to captivate, charm, hold spellbound; to enslave; to imprison
grand in an impressive or stately way; marked by pompous affectation or grandeur, absurdly exaggerated
characterized by undue haste and lack of thought or deliberation
impossible to satiate or satisfy
n. quality of being dull; an obvious remark uttered as if it were original.
artificial channel for directing or controlling the flow of water
happen at the same time
become less in amount or intensity
repentance; remorse; penitence
to toughen, harden; to render used to something by long subjection or exposure
assuming too much; arrogant
transmit or cause to broaden or spread
lengthen in time
supply sparingly and with restricted quantities
to take by force, twist from
Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.
We can’t access your microphone!
Click the icon above to update your browser permissions and try again
Reload the page to try again!
Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom
Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom
It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.
Your microphone is muted
For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.