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adj. Coming into view.
adj. Cutting, especially into two parts.
n. An agreeable odor.
n. Self-flattering opinion.
v. To remove by digging or scooping out.
adj. Of or pertaining to marriage, especially to the marriage ceremony.
adj. Hurtful, morally or physically.
v. To swell or bulge beyond the surrounding surface.
adj. Lacking some element, part, or adjunct necessary or required.
n. One who travels among or climbs mountains for pleasure or exercise.
n. An ox.
v. To express agreement with a statement or matter of opinion.
adj. Pertaining to fireworks or their manufacture.
adj. Speaking two languages.
v. To make less complex or difficult.
n. The writing-paper of the ancient Egyptians, and later of the Romans.
n. One who writes plays.
n. Diversion from the true meaning or proper purpose.
n. Possession of eminently or unusually good qualities.
n. Any assemblage of pupils for real research in some specific study under a teacher.
v. To get first sight or knowledge of, as something previously unknown or unperceived.
adv. In the second place in order or succession.
n. A full set of armor.
n. One who manages affairs of any kind.
v. To overcome by force of will.
adj. Utterly ridiculous or absurd.
v. To refuse to have anything to do with.
n. That part of the digestive tube below or behind the stomach, extending to the anus.
adj. Characterized by great strength or power of endurance.
n. A remedy or medicine proposed for or professing to cure all diseases.
n. A day-laborer.
adj. Pertaining to or creative of a boundary, limit.
n. Brilliant or sparkling luster.
n. The branch of medical science which relates to the skin and its diseases.
v. To describe by distinctive marks or peculiarities.
n. The path described by a projectile moving under given forces.
n. Temporary diminution of a disease.
v. To determine the amount of (a tax or other sum to be paid).
n. A citizen of a foreign country.
adj. Belonging, relating to, or abounding in color.
v. To transfer (the young) from dependence on mother’s milk to another form of nourishment.
adj. Characterized by lust or lasciviousness.
n. One who attacks.
n. A number of persons combined for a common purpose.
n. That which annoys, vexes, or irritates.
v. To misunderstand.
v. To make a prisoner of (a person) in the name of the law.
adj. Not to be understood.
n. Agreeableness of sound.
v. To assert as a fact.
adj. Capable of being conveyed from one person or place to another.
adj. Stretched tight.
v. To be under moral obligation to be or do.
n. The facing, sometimes richly ornamented, about a fireplace, including the usual shelf above it.
v. To surrender.
v. To drive or urge forward.
adj. Derived from authoritative direction.
v. To be astonished and perplexed because of (something).
n. An artificial trance-sleep.
adj. Of prime or special importance.
adj. Connected with the study or cultivation of plants.
n. Boundless or immeasurable extension or duration.
v. To follow backward or toward the place of beginning, as a track or marking.
n. Accordance with recognized usage, custom, or principles.
v. To yield to or display intense and rapturous feeling.
adj. Thin and weak.
n. The examination of a dead body by dissection to ascertain the cause of death.
v. To walk about.
adj. Not moving.
n. An imaginary belt encircling the heavens within which are the larger planets.
v. To gain supremacy or victory over by superior power.
n. Favorable or advantageous chance or opening.
n. An intermediate state where souls are made fit for paradise or heaven by expiatory suffering.
n. The state of being in active resistance to authority.
n. Love and devotion to one’s country.
v. To render ineffective or inoperative.
n. A French title of respect, equivalent to Mr. and sir.
adv. Once more.
v. To use, control, or manage, as a weapon, or instrument, especially with full command.
n. A complete thing.
n. One who invests money.
n. A stream that unites with another.
n. The art or process of communicating by telephone.
v. To make a hole or holes through.
adj. Possessed of unlimited and universal power.
adj. Mutually involving or implying one another.
adj. Transmitting disease.
v. To regard with grief or sorrow.
n. An annual allowance, payment, or income.
adj. Resorted to in a last extremity, or as if prompted by utter despair.
n. The candy collectively that a confectioner makes or sells, as candy.
adj. Like a circle.
adj. Disposed to peevishness.
v. To regard with worshipful veneration.
v. To give pictorial vividness to a mental representation.
v. To make void, as an act, by the enacting authority or a superior authority.
v. To deprive of an inheritance.
n. A plant destitute of chlorophyll, as a mushroom.
adj. Beginning, ending, or changing suddenly or with a break.
n. an outpouring.
adv. In truth.
v. To cause to assume a leaning or recumbent attitude or position.
n. Anything that presents a system of cross- lines.
n. Anything that unduly exhilarates or excites.
n. A condensed form as of a book or play.
v. To continue steadfast against opposition.
adj. Having courage or spirit.
n. A book whose leaves are so made to form paper frames for holding photographs or the like.
v. To push down forcibly.
n. A narrow street, garden path, walk, or the like.
n. Punishment to which one voluntarily submits or subjects himself as an expression of penitence.
adj. Not perceptible to the touch.
n. One who supports the opposite side in a debate, discussion, struggle, or sport.
v. To give courage to.
adj. Pertaining to a religious body that rejects the doctrine of the Trinity.
v. To refer incidentally.
v. To attribute.
adj. Expressive of positive command, as distinguished from merely directory.
v. To expose to peril.
n. An unprovoked attack.
adj. Expressing no power of feeling or perceiving.
n. A chest of drawers for clothing, etc.
n. A public declaration, making announcement, explanation or defense of intentions, or motives.
v. To be the ground or support of.
v. To infest or ravage.
n. The act of placing side by side, together, or in contact.
v. To vanquish an established ruler or government.
n. One who works in a coal-mine.
v. In the game of poker, to put up a stake before the cards are dealt.
n. The act of putting in proper order, or the state of being put in order.
n. One who travels from house to house with an assortment of goods for retail.
n. One rejected and despised, especially socially.
v. To conquer.
n. A small or unimportant particular or detail.
adj. Less important or effective than that which is primary.
n. The act of sending through or across.
n. One who earns his bread by manual labor.
n. One of the two chambers of the heart which receives the blood from the veins.
n. A secret agreement for a wrongful purpose.
adj. Living both on land and in water.
n. A threat.
v. To emit or send forth sparks or little flashes of light.
n. An associate in wrong-doing.
v. To break a law.
n. The branch of mechanics that treats of the dynamics of fluids.
n. An incident or story in a literary work, separable from yet growing out of it.
adj. Moving or advancing by steps.
adj. Composed of heterogeneous or inharmonious elements.
adj. Of, pertaining to, or involving an accusation.
v. To frighten away.
n. An insane propensity to set things on fire.
n. A prototype.
n. The practice of obtaining by violence or compulsion.
n. pl. The emblems of royalty.
adj. Tending to produce sleep.
v. To strip, specifically of clothes, ornaments, or accouterments or disinvestment.
n. Protrusion of any internal organ in whole or in part from its normal position.
n. The place in or near which a person or thing is.
n. A sudden and violent outbreak.
adj. Meriting or commanding high esteem.
adj. Pertaining to ancient times.
n. A representative of one sovereign state at the capital or court of another.
v. To show by example.
v. To subject to the action of smoke or fumes, especially for disinfection.
v. To win the mind of by argument, eloquence, evidence, or reflection.
n. One who makes an investment that involves a risk of loss, but also a chance of profit.
n. A cross-demand alleged by a defendant in his favor against the plaintiff.
adj. Indefinitely extensive.
n. A giving characterized by generous motives and extraordinary liberality.
adj. Unduly changeable in feeling, judgment, or purpose.
n. Inconsistency or contradiction in terms or ideas.
v. To drink or take in.
n. Ill or improper behavior.
n. The whole of any sphere or department of nature or knowledge to which man is related.
n. Outside show or elegance.