Flashcards in The Law Of Success By Napoleon Hill. Chapter II: A Definite Chef Aim Deck (94):
lower in rank or position
occurring or done in brief, irregular bursts.
of various kinds; several.
a person's manner of walking.
an upright frame, typically one of a series, that athletes in a race must jump over.
a person's forehead.
a person or thing that precedes the coming or development of someone or something else.
appropriate or suitable in the circumstances.
the tough outer part of a loaf of bread.
a thing that adorns or decorates; an ornament.
naturally accompanying or associated.
a highly poisonous European plant of the parsley family, with a purple-spotted stem, fernlike leaves, small white flowers, and an unpleasant smell.
(of an animal such as a dog) make an aggressive growl with bared teeth
very surprising, astonishing, or remarkable.
think deeply about something that makes one unhappy
a particular point of view from which something is seen or presented.
cause (an animal) to produce offspring, typically in a controlled and organized way.
cripple (a person or animal) by cutting their hamstrings
(of a plant) become dry and shriveled
magnificent; very impressive.
an act or action of admonishing; authoritative counsel or warning
the feeling that a person or a thing is beneath consideration, worthless, or deserving scorn
to the extent that; insofar as.
yearn to possess or have (something).
long thin flexible string or rope made from several twisted strands.
a person who manages or superintends an organization or activity.
(of a seed or spore) begin to grow and put out shoots after a period of dormancy.
coming after something in time; following.
physically explore or examine (something) with the hands or an instrument.
extremely bright, especially so as to blind the eyes temporarily
give or bequeath an income or property to (a person or institution).
to spur on
to prompt or encourage someone
confirm or give support to (a statement, theory, or finding)
comfort (someone) at a time of grief or disappointment.
disagreement that leads to discord.
carried or transported by.
have an angry argument or disagreement.
( in ) vain
producing no result; useless.
(of a quality or state) existing but not yet developed or manifest; hidden; concealed
directly, without deviating to one side.
(of two or more people or organizations) put (money or other assets) into a common fund.
the action or manner of managing an activity or organization.
just mentioned or stated; preceding.
most prominent in rank, importance, or position.
form (fabric or a fabric item) by interlacing long threads passing in one direction with others at a right angle to them.
seriously affected by an undesirable condition or unpleasant feeling.
a person selling refreshments, newspapers, and other items on a train or in a stadium or theater.
a deep fissure in the earth, rock, or another surface.
a container, oven, furnace, or apparatus for roasting something.
a small stream
the main stem of a herbaceous plant
having a rough, irregular, or uneven surface, edge, or outline
a thing that provides resistance, delay, or obstruction to something or someone.
a prison for people convicted of serious crimes.
a statement acknowledging the truth of something.
an infectious bacterial disease characterized by the growth of nodules (tubercles) in the tissues, especially the lungs.
defeat and cause to retreat in disorder.
regarded with great fear or apprehension
a pair of fetters connected together by a chain, used to fasten a prisoner's wrists or ankles together.
a microorganism, especially one that causes disease.
intend, desire, or wish (something) to happen
a long, narrow strap attached at one end to a horse's bit, typically used in pairs to guide or check a horse while riding or driving.
give way to arguments, demands, or pressure.
make or cause to make the slightest movement.
shake with a quivering motion.
a flat piece, usually of wood, metal, or plastic, hinged vertically near the stern of a boat or ship for steering.
lacking any obvious principle of organization.
(of a price or charge) excessively high; difficult or impossible to pay.
arrange or assemble (a group of people, especially soldiers) in order.
at some distance in the direction indicated; over there.
take a long or roundabout route.
(of a person or animal) unable to walk normally because of an injury or illness affecting the leg or foot.
(of something provided or available) lacking in quantity or quality.
encircle (the body) with or as a girdle or belt.
a cheap car or aircraft, especially one in bad condition
a soft mixture of lime with sand or cement and water for spreading on walls, ceilings, or other structures to form a smooth hard surface when dried.
a rounded raised mass of earth or land.
a minor change in a document.
close and open one eye quickly, typically to indicate that something is a joke or a secret or as a signal of affection or greeting.
each of the upper and lower folds of skin that cover the eye when closed.
a pen with a reservoir or cartridge from which ink flows continuously to the nib.
attractive and impressive through being richly colorful or sumptuous.
a narrow channel dug in the ground, typically used for drainage alongside a road or the edge of a field.
a person who cuts wood, stone, or other materials.
deny any responsibility or support for.
an official agreement or treaty.
speak to someone or about something in a scornfully derisive or mocking way.
contemptuous ridicule or mockery.