Flashcards in deck2600 Deck (200):
n. Pertaining to the eye or vision.
n. One who moves from one place to settle in another.
adj. Employing harsh words or ill treatment.
v. To deduce, as from a premise.
n. The arrangement of composed type, or the appearance of printed matter.
adj. Capable of various forms.
n. The attainment of superior skill.
n. Extreme insincerity.
adj. Carried on in resistance to aggression.
n. A prearranged place of meeting.
adj. Being the only one of its kind.
adj. Sharing the same views or sentiments.
v. To force.
v. To predict.
n. Any authoritatively declared rule, ordinance, decree, or law.
adj. Occurring or existing before birth.
n. A periodical allowance to an individual on account of past service done by him/her.
n. Reasoning sound in appearance only, especially when designedly deceptive.
v. To deny oneself the pleasure or profit of.
conj. Even though.
n. The passion for collecting books.
adj. Being on the alert to discover and ward off danger or insure safety.
adj. Going beyond usual and proper limits.
adj. Showing watchfulness, caution, or careful consideration.
adj. Having or marking equality of temperature.
n. One of the heavenly bodies as a source of light.
adj. Having a shriveled face.
v. To offset.
n. A bitter or malicious criticism.
n. The long hair growing upon and about the neck of certain animals, as the horse and the lion.
adj. Indicative of faith or trust.
n. A coming between.
n. A villain.
n. One who or that which regulates or directs.
n. Anything that gives security or defense.
n. Change or modification.
n. A use of words peculiar to a particular language.
adj. Small and fat.
n. An instrument for indicating the atmospheric pressure per unit of surface.
n. A low tract of land between hills, especially along a river.
n. A state of permanence.
adj. Consisting of a single cell.
adj. Afraid to express facts or opinions plainly.
n. An employment limited to one particular line of work.
v. To unclothe.
adj. Peculiar to some specified country or people.
n. A doer of kindly and charitable acts.
n. Wide-spread occurrence of a disease in a certain region.
n. Sudden invasion.
v. To deny.
adj. Prevailing among animals.
n. The denial of the existence of God.
v. To make somewhat different.
adj. Causing annoyance or hindrance.
n. An open braced framework for supporting the horizontal stringers of a railway-bridge.
n. A place where leather is tanned.
adj. Pertaining to stars or constellations.
adj. Of a wild, fierce, and savage nature.
adj. More than sufficient.
v. To reach or go beyond.
n. The recovery of what is mortgaged or pledged, by paying the debt.
n. A ripple.
adj. Of unchangeable length or area.
adj. Ghastly and sensational.
v. To make a demand or repeated demands on for payment.
v. To teach or imbue with the doctrines of Calvinism.
v. To extend in time or duration.
n. Direction or inclination, as toward some objector end.
v. To arrange in a class or classes on the basis of observed resemblance’s and differences.
adj. Having or exercising the power of resistance.
n. A subordinate officer of a vessel, who has general charge of the rigging, anchors, etc.
adj. Excessively sparing in the use of money.
n. An ill turn.
v. To turn aside from the main subject and for a time dwell on some incidental matter.
n. A paper or pamphlet containing information of a proposed undertaking.
adj. Being in a state of or resembling sleep.
v. To press together or into smaller space.
n. A salt of acetic acid.
n. An overthrow, as from the foundation.
n. The state of being flowery, or a flowery appearance.
adj. Serving to water lands by artificial means.
n. A very thin gauze used for trimmings, evening dress, etc.
adj. Justly or legally responsible.
n. A cosmopolitan character.
adj. Indispensably requisite or absolutely needed to accomplish a desired result.
adj. Indicating source, origin, possession, or the like.
n. Hemp-fiber obtained by untwisting and picking out loosely the yarns of old hemp rope.
n. The offspring of a white person and a black person.
n. The climax.
adj. Operative on, affecting, or having reference to past events, transactions, responsibilities.
n. A vessel or casket, usually of precious metal, in which the host is preserved.
n. A liquid and dry measure of 10 liters.
adj. Occurring or made at intervals of three months.
n. The art of conducting state affairs.
n. That which is restored to, relied upon, or made available for aid or support.
v. To regard with suspicion or jealousy.
n. Power to refract.
n. An act or proceeding designed to bring about some event.
v. To estimate the money value of.
v. To mislead the mind or judgment of.
n. One who cultivates a delicate taste for eating and drinking.
adj. Of or peculiar to Normandy, in northern France.
n. Dissimilarity in any respect.
n. Priority in place, time, or rank.
adj. Moved to anger.
n. The rule of many.
adj. Of, pertaining to, or like the air.
n. A placing opposite.
n. Any article of personal property.
n. A circular temple at Rome with a fine Corinthian portico and a great domed roof.
n. Fairness or impartiality.
n. An abiding. (abide: continue, wait for, endure, dwell)
n. A remainder or surplus after a part has been separated or otherwise treated.
n. That upon which the mind is set.
n. Induction or elevation, as to dignity, office, or government.
v. To press down.
adj. Characteristic of dwelling in the country.
n. The laying out or expending or money or other resources, as time or strength.
n. A vehicle fitted for conveying the sick and wounded.
n. A servile favorite.
n. That which is rubbed off.
adj. Yielding in abundance.
adj. Arising from inherent qualities or tendencies without external efficient cause.
adj. Out of the common or regular track.
v. To charge with wrong doing, misconduct, or error.
n. A graphic character symbolizing an articulate sound.
adj. Working ill by slow and stealthy means.
adj. Enfeebled, as by old age or some chronic infirmity.
v. To intoxicate.
n. One who attends to correspondence, keeps records. or does other writing for others.
v. To endow with a privilege, especially with the right to vote.
n. A word having the same or almost the same meaning as some other.
n. A place where crows congregate to breed.
v. To convert into a substance of stony hardness and character.
n. A weight hung on a rod, serving by its oscillation to regulate the rate of a clock.
n. The derivation of a judgment from any given material of knowledge on the ground of law.
n. Congruity of the members or elements or parts.
n. Scarcity, as of something customary, essential ,or desirable.
n. The maker of a deed.
n. A solemn assertion of a falsity.
n. A sudden and violent breaking forth, as of something that has been pent up or restrained.
n. A hollow projectile containing an explosive material.
v. To reduce or lessen, as by use, exhaustion, or waste.
n. That to which general interest or attention is directed.
adj. Pertaining or peculiar to a mother or to motherhood.
adj. That can not be blotted out, effaced, destroyed, or removed.
n. Passive consent.
n. The doctrine that land and its products are the only true wealth.
adj. Lacking warmth.
n. A bibliographical sketch or notice.
n. That which is uttered or proclaimed by authority as a rule of action.
v. To assign a definite thing or part to a certain person.
n. A petty king.
v. To converse in.
v. To make inquiry.
n. Any physical disease or disorder, especially a chronic or deep-seated one.
n. The point in the orbit of the moon when it is nearest the earth.
v. To be indignant at, as an injury or insult.
adj. Speaking several tongues.
n. A composition for two voices or instruments.
n. The quality of being marked by an assumed stateliness and impressiveness of manner.
n. The property which a wife brings to her husband in marriage.
adj. Of a pale or wan appearance.
adj. Foolishly headless of danger.
v. To put off till tomorrow or till a future time.
adj. Aware that one lives, feels, and thinks.
adj. Having a fellow-feeling for or like feelings with another or others.
n. A furtherer, forwarder, or encourager.
v. To inflame with passion.