Vocabulary Exercise: Definitions

List Number: 10353

Vocabulary
Vocabulary Practice
  • Word * Part of Speech Definition Audio Available?
    proof Noun Any effort, process, or operation designed to establish or discover a fact or truth; an act of testing; a test; a trial Yes
    proof Noun That degree of evidence which convinces the mind of any truth or fact, and produces belief Yes
    furl Verb To lower, roll up and secure something, such as a sail or flag Yes
    hurl Verb To throw something with force Yes
    turn Verb To change the direction or orientation of Yes
    turn Verb To change one's direction of travel Yes
    turn Verb To position something by folding it Yes
    turn Verb To become Yes
    turn Verb To rebel; to go against something formerly tolerated Yes
    turn Verb To shape something symmetrically by rotating it against a stationary cutting tool, as on a lathe Yes
    turn Verb To sour or spoil; to go bad Yes
    turn Noun A change of direction or orientation Yes
    turn Noun A chance to use something shared in sequence with others Yes
    turn Noun One's chance to make a move in a game having two or more players Yes
    churn Verb To agitate rapidly and repetitively; to tumble, mix, or shake; Yes
    churn Verb To produce excessive and sometimes undesirable or unproductive activity or motion Yes
    churn Noun A vessel used for churning, such as a butter churn Yes
    hurt Verb To be painful Yes
    hurt Verb To cause pain Yes
    hurt Noun A wound or pain Yes
    hurt Adjective Wounded, injured, pained Yes
    curl Noun A piece or lock of curling hair; a ringlet Yes
    curl Noun Any weightlifting exercise performed by bending the arms or legs on the exertion Yes
    curl Verb To cause to curve Yes
    curl Verb To make into a curl Yes
    deck Noun The floor-like covering of the horizontal sections of a ship Yes
    deck Noun A balcony Yes
    deck Noun A porch Yes
    deck Noun A pack or set of playing cards Yes
    deck Verb To cover; to overspread Yes
    deck Verb To dress especially with more than ordinary elegance Yes
    deck Verb To knock someone to the floor with a single punch Yes
    neck Noun The part of the body connecting the head and the trunk found in humans and some animals Yes
    neck Noun The part of a shirt, dress, etc. which fits a person's neck Yes
    neck Noun The tapered part of a bottle toward the opening Yes
    neck Noun The extension of any stringed instrument on which a fingerboard is mounted Yes
    next Adjective Following in a sequence Yes
    next Adjective Being closer to the present location than all other items Yes
    next Adjective Nearest date, time, space, or order Yes
    next Adverb What comes after this one Yes
    next Adverb What is near to this one Yes
    next Noun The one that follows after this one Yes
    text Noun A written passage consisting of multiple characters, symbols, or sentences Yes
    text Noun A brief written message transmitted between cell phones Yes
    text Verb To send a short message between communications devices, Yes

    Vocabulary Word Activities

    • Use the word in an original sentence.
    • Find and learn the definition of the word.
    • Know how to pronounce the word.
    • Which parts of speech is the word used as (e.g. noun, verb)?
    • What are other forms of the word such as plurals or tenses.
    • What are synonyms of the word?
    • What are antonyms of the word?
    • What is the origin or etymology of the word?
    • What words rhyme with this word?

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