Flashcards in deck2500 Deck (200):
n. A short thick stick used as a club.
n. The form of lyric poetry anciently intended to be sung.
n. One who is dissatisfied with the existing state of affairs.
adj. Of little importance or value.
n. A place for the reception or treatment of the sick.
trade n. Commerce unrestricted by tariff or customs.
n. A use of words peculiar to a particular language.
v. To empty by draining off the contents.
n. A court or tribunal for examination and punishment of heretics.
n. A polar projection of the heavens on a chart.
v. To live sumptuously.
adj. Showing increase of light.
n. One who is lawfully deputized to administer the government for the time being in the name of the ruler.
adj. Situated beyond or on the other side of the Atlantic.
v. To drink in or suck up, as a sponge absorbs water.
adj. Not copied nor produced by imitation.
v. To become dull or inert.
adj. Pertaining to sorrow for sin with desire to amend and to atone.
n. One who pleads the cause of another, as in a legal or ecclesiastical court.
adj. Of, pertaining to, or living on a shore.
n. A going or moving backward or in a reverse direction.
n. A person or thing connected with another, usually in some relation of helpfulness.
n. Passage from one place, condition, or action to another.
v. To assume an individual or specific character, or adopt a singular or special course.
adj. Pertaining to ships, seamen, or navigation.
n. A fiendish or riotous uproar.
n. The state or quality of being in accord with.
n. Smelling sweet and agreeable.
n. Ability to sway the will of another.
n. The arrangement of composed type, or the appearance of printed matter.
v. To take hold of.
adj. Impassive to feelings of humanity or pity.
n. The world or universe on a small scale.
n. One who travels from house to house with an assortment of goods for retail.
adj. Possessed of unlimited and universal power.
n. Keen enjoyment.
n. Restriction within limits or boundaries.
n. Equal mutual rights and benefits granted and enjoyed.
adj. Contrary in tendency or direction.
inter. Good-by; farewell.
n. Anything that unduly exhilarates or excites.
n. A list of persons who have died in a certain place or time.
adj. Pertaining to the area under the skin.
n. A portable timekeeper of the highest attainable precision.
v. To keep sacred.
v. To fail to put strongly enough, as a case.
adv. Near that number, quantity, degree, place, or time, approximately.
n. A yielding to the power or authority of another.
v. To show by example.
adj. Corresponding (to some other) in certain respects, as in form, proportion, relations.
v. To make light by fermentation, as dough.
n. Agreeableness of sound.
n. The parts of a machine or engine, taken collectively.
v. To teach or imbue with the doctrines of Calvinism.
v. To render bad, especially morally bad.
n. An excessive amount.
adj. Not genuine.
v. To deny.
n. The murder of a parent.
adj. Of degraded character or nature.
v. To talk about vainly or foolishly.
adj. Not relating to a particular person or thing.
adj. Not possessed of reasoning powers or understanding.
n. A many-colored appearance.
n. That which annoys, vexes, or irritates.
adj. Pertaining to ships.
adj. Easily bent.
v. To reduce or lessen, as by use, exhaustion, or waste.
adj. Coming into view.
v. To impede with obstacles.
n. Opposition to conservatism.
adj. Easily deceived.
adj. Farthest from the front.
adj. Above price.
n. A yawning hollow, as in the earth’s surface.
adj. Pertaining to supernatural things or to another life.
n. A three-legged stand, usually hinged near the top, for supporting some instrument.
adj. Fearless and bold.
n. The book containing the service for the celebration of mass.
adj. Sumptuously elegant.
n. Denial of what is asked.
n. A continuance in the same state, or without any change that destroys the essential form or nature.
n. One who proves in a convincing and conclusive manner.
n. An instrument for determining the density of solids and liquids by flotation.
n. The act of seizing and carrying off property by superior force, as in war.
adj. Unsuited to the wearer, place, or surroundings.
n. The cultivation of trees or shrubs.
v. To share the sentiments or mental states of another.
n. Indirect or roundabout expression.
adj. Characteristic of the devil.
v. To force.
n. A defender.
n. An English monetary unit.
adj. Pertaining to the process of plant-life.
adj. Incapable of being concealed.
adj. Showing abundance.
v. To make a magnet of, permanently, or temporarily.
adj. Binding in law or conscience.
n. The registry of judgments of a court.
adj. Having the right or privilege of entry.
n. An impediment.
adj. Fond of tricks.
v. To regard with blame.
adj. Given to questioning, especially out of curiosity.
adj. On the point of dying.
v. To abridge.
n. That which supports or sustains.
v. To arrange again or in a different order.
n. One who makes or sells cloth or clothing.
v. To engage in a tilt with lances on horseback.
v. To surpass in importance or excellence.
v. To renounce upon oath.
adj. Knowing and understanding only the ordinary and the obvious.
n. A question or inquiry.
adj. Pertaining to the sun.
n. Something added to a letter after the writer’s signature.
v. To contaminate.
n. An official numbering of the people of a country or district.
adj. Most important.
n. A Christian who denies the authority of the Pope and holds the right of special judgment.
adj. Bearing resemblance to one another or to something else.
adj. Occurring every year.
v. To pay or pay for.
n. The branch of medical science concerned with the treatment and care of women during pregnancy.
adj. Having the character or the spirit of a savage.
v. To utter with a loud and vehement voice.
n. Any special impressiveness added to an utterance or act, or stress laid upon some word.
n. The principles or the practice of the Stoics-being very even tempered in success and failure.
adj. Violently abusive and quarrelsome.
adj. Having the voice harsh or rough, as from a cold or fatigue.
adj. Exceedingly small in extent or quantity.
n. General officer who commands a brigade, ranking between a colonel and a major-general.
n. A reaching or stretching out, as in space, time or scope.
n. One who or that which is of unequaled excellence.
n. The doer of a wrong or a criminal act.
n. A happening in general, especially one of little importance.
n. A view or prospect.
adj. Full of offensive and aggressive self-conceit.
adj. Very depressing.
adj. Easily understood.
v. To regard or speak of slightingly.
v. To chew over again, as food previously swallowed and regurgitated.
adj. Smelling sweet and agreeable.
v. To offset.
adj. Directed toward knowledge for its own sake without respect to applications.
n. A recess.
adj. Identical in nature, make-up, or relation.
v. To award or bestow by formal decision.
n. A person who has little understanding.
v. To imitate the speech or actions of.
n. That which causes gradual decay by crumbling or surface disintegration.
adj. Capable of being maintained or justified.
n. A gum or resin which on burning yields aromatic fumes.
n. Malicious and groundless injury done to the reputation or good name of another.
v. To enter or force a way into the interior parts of.
n. A thought that comes later than its appropriate or expected time.
errant n. One of the wandering knights who in the middle ages went forth in search of adventure.
n. That form of the numeral that shows the order of anything in a series, as first, second, third.
n. Government by several or many persons of what- ever class.
n. Clothing or covering.
adj. That can not be successfully withstood or opposed.
n. An imaginary belt encircling the heavens within which are the larger planets.
adj. No longer practiced or accepted.
n. A copy made directly from an original.
v. To describe by distinctive marks or peculiarities.
n. The manner in which a thing is placed.
v. To cure again.
n. An earnest request.