Flashcards in deck1500 Deck (200):
adj. having fullness of beautiful form, as a woman, with or without sensuous or sensual quality.
n. The state of being joined together, or the things so joined.
v. To drive together so that one slides into the another like the sections of a spy-glass.
n. Correspondence in form, manner, or use.
n. A decree or an order forbidding something.
adj. Occurring or made at intervals of three months.
adj. Belonging or relating to or descriptive of the middle ages.
v. To express disapproval or regret for, with hope for the opposite.
n. Forbearance in judging of the acts or opinions of others.
n. Beads strung on threads, formerly used among the American Indians as currency.
n. The act of imbuing, or pouring in.
adj. Said in a preceding part or before.
n. A slave or bondman.
n. The intellectual and moral tendencies that characterize any age or epoch.
n. A burial-place.
n. Any living being whose actions are or appear to be involuntary or mechanical.
v. To deduce, as from a premise.
n. Mode of speech.
adj. Kindly disposed.
n. The fall or sliding of a mass of snow or ice down a mountain-slope, often bearing with it rock.
adj. Green with vegetation.
v. To make pregnant.
adj. Observant of ritual.
v. To encircle.
adj. Beyond which there is nothing else.
n. The crime of marrying any other person while having a legal spouse living.
v. To capture again.
adj. A published notice of a death.
n. Hatred or dread of England or of what is English.
v. To proclaim.
n. The letters of a word or phrase so transposed as to make a different word or phrase.
adj. Ten-footed or ten-armed.
n. The quality of being noticeable or distinguished.
n. A legislative body.
v. To cause to be one.
n. Forms of speech collectively that are peculiar to the people of a particular district.
n. A stocking.
n. One having a share or part.
n. Inflated or extravagant language, especially on unimportant subjects.
n. The period of time during which anything lasts.
n. One who makes a deposit, or has an amount deposited.
adv. At a subsequent time.
v. To deprive of simplicity of mind or manner.
n. The state of being in active resistance to authority.
adj. Afraid to express facts or opinions plainly.
n. An atmospheric condition of high central pressure, with currents flowing outward.
v. To praise in words or song.
n. A coming between.
v. To twist into an unnatural or irregular form.
n. Insensibility to emotion or passionate feeling.
adj. Of, pertaining to, or involving an accusation.
n. The condition resulting from one’s dying not having made a valid will.
v. To use, control, or manage, as a weapon, or instrument, especially with full command.
n. A bold or presumptuous assertion.
v. To swing back and forth.
n. One who refers.
n. The act of beating or driving back, as an attacking or advancing enemy.
v. To diminish the gravity or importance of.
v. To be present in such numbers as to be a source of annoyance, trouble, or danger.
n. A collection of extracts from the writings of various authors.
n. the science of organic forms.
n. The theory that places man’s chief good in the completeness of self.
v. To cause to appear greatly.
n. The stealing of passages from the writings of another and publishing them as one’s own.
n. A loud harsh sound, as the cry of an ass or the blast of a horn.
adj. Offensive from excess of praise or commendation.
n. Relative proportion and harmony.
n. Displacement by authority from an office or an employment.
adj. Occurring or situated within a cell.
v. To burn slightly or superficially.
n. The general principles, laws, or causes that furnish the rational explanation of anything.
v. To vanquish an established ruler or government.
v. To eat to excess.
adj. First in order of precedence.
n. Intuitive sagacity or perception.
adj. Abandoned to vice.
n. The act or ceremony of crowning a monarch.
adj. Having or resembling human form.
v. To pour or cause to pass, as a fluid, from one vessel to another.
n. An escort or lover.
adj. Occurring or existing before birth.
n. A positive utterance.
adj. Having a tendency to change.
n. An instrument consisting of nine pieces of cord, formerly used for flogging in the army and navy.
adj. Grossly offensive.
n. Constraint, as by force or authority.
adj. Touching or joining at the edge or boundary.
adj. Without importance, force, or influence.
adj. Marked by lightness and softness.
n. Any reality.
n. The place in or near which a person or thing is.
n. One who or that which precedes or goes before, as in time, place, rank, order, or causality.
n. Interval of rest.
adj. Pertaining to marriage, marital rights, or married persons.
v. To strip the covering from.
n. A chest of drawers for clothing, etc.
n. Reasoning in which from certain and known relations or resemblance others are formed.
v. To praise in the highest terms.
adj. Conformed to a just claim according to established laws or usage.
adj. Easily provoked to anger.
n. A lake.
n. Contempt for the opinions of others and of what others value.
adj. Pertaining to an island.
n. perceptible by feeling or touch.
n. A thin tablet, with a hole for the thumb, upon which artists lay their colors for painting.
adj. Slovenly in appearance.
adj. Characterized by charity and kindness.
n. Any prediction or foretelling.
n. A threefold personality existing in the one divine being or substance.
n. Particular conduct or administration of affairs.
n. A composition for four voices or four instruments.
adj. Not to be approved, considered, or allowed, as testimony.
n. A crack or crack-like depression.
n. Extravagance or enormity.
v. To have the charge and direction of, especially of some work or movement.
n. Something overdue and unpaid.
v. To breathe forth.
n. The state of being dormant.
v. To speak to.
n. An undue display of modesty or delicacy.
n. A disease or malady.
v. To deprive (a magnet) of magnetism.
n. The state of being adjacent.
n. A declaration or memorandum of agreement less solemn and formal than a treaty.
v. To behead.
n. Resemblance or correspondence in sound.
adj. Marked by an assumed stateliness and impressiveness of manner.
n. Any ointment or lubricant for local application.
adj. Subject to contention or dispute.
adj. Pertaining to the moon.
adj. Habitually disposed to speak the truth.
v. To twist the body, face, or limbs or as in pain or distress.
n. The department of an army charged with the provision of its food and water and daily needs.
adj. Capable of being inferred.
n. The territory of a reigning prince.
adj. Having resemblance of sound.
n. Violation of allegiance, confidence, or plighted faith.
v. To search through and through.
adj. That can not be taken by assault.
n. Contemptuous disregard of the requirements of rightful authority.
v. To spread abroad or from person to person.
v. To lay waste by pillage, rapine, devouring, or other destructive methods.
adj. Awkward or slow.
n. A large package prepared for transportation or storage.
adv. In twofold degree or extent.
n. The person to whom anything is pledged.
n. A brimless felt cap in the shape of a truncated cone, usually red with a black tassel.
v. To have an earnest desire, wish, or longing, as for something high and good, not yet attained.
adj. Of small value.
v. To yield to or display intense and rapturous feeling.
adv. In a vague or uncertain way.
n. A written account of one’s life, actions, and character.
n. A requisite for an employment, position, right, or privilege.
v. To cast or drive out by religious or magical means.
n. The art or business of compounding and dispensing medicines.
n. One who entrusts.
v. In the game of poker, to put up a stake before the cards are dealt.
n. A piece of bric-a-brac.
n. A front or cutting tooth.
n. A subordinate officer of a vessel, who has general charge of the rigging, anchors, etc.
n. A part built or arranged to project beyond a natural outline for support.
adj. Without spot or blemish.
n. That which is of the highest possible excellence or eminence.
v. To bind.
adj. Capable of being poured from one vessel to another.
v. To exceed in influence or power.
n. A poem of fourteen decasyllabic or octosyllabiclines expressing two successive phrases.
adj. Of the nature of an instance that may serve as a guide or basis for a rule.
adj. Having a ready or easy flow of words or ideas.