Vocabulary Exercise: Definitions

List Number: 10370

Vocabulary Practice

    Word * Part of Speech Definition Audio Available?
    tinsel Noun A shining material used for ornamental purposes; especially, a very thin metal overlaid with a thin coating of gold or silver, brass, Yes
    tinsel Noun Very thin strips of glittering, metallic material used as a decoration, and traditionally, draped at Christmas time over the branches of Christmas trees Yes
    witness Noun Attestation of a fact or event Yes
    witness Noun One who has a personal knowledge of something Yes
    witness Noun Someone called to give evidence in a court Yes
    witness Verb To furnish proof of, to show Yes
    witness Verb To make note of Yes
    witness Verb To see, note, or gain knowledge of Yes
    focus Noun A central point, as of attraction, attention, or activity Yes
    focus Noun A point at which rays of light, heat, or other radiation, meet after being refracted or reflected Yes
    focus Noun The clear and sharply defined condition of an image Yes
    focus Verb To bring to a focus or into focus Yes
    focus Verb To concentrate one's attention Yes
    focus Verb To become focused Yes
    glory Noun Great beauty or splendor, of such overwhelming beauty that it is considered powerful Yes
    glory Noun Honor and valor Yes
    glory Noun Worship or praise Yes
    glory Verb To exult with joy; to rejoice Yes
    glory Verb To boast; to be proud Yes
    locust Noun A type of grasshopper that flies in swarms and is very destructive to crops and other vegetation Yes
    moment Noun A brief, unspecified amount of time; an instant Yes
    moment Noun A specific point in time, especially the present time Yes
    moment Noun A particular period of importance, influence, or significance in a series of events or developments Yes
    moment Noun A particular time or period of success, excellence, fame, etc. Yes
    potent Adjective Possessing strength Yes
    potent Adjective Being effective in small quantities Yes
    potent Adjective Having a sharp or offensive taste Yes
    noted Verb Past tense of to note Yes
    noted Adjective Famous; well known because of one's reputation; celebrated Yes
    storage Noun The act of storing goods or the state of being stored Yes
    storage Noun A place for storing goods Yes
    storage Noun The price charged for storing goods Yes
    storage Noun That part of a computer, such as discs, where data is stored for future retrieval Yes
    story Noun An account of real or fictional events Yes
    story Noun A lie Yes
    story Noun A floor or level of a building Yes
    protest Verb To make a strong objection Yes
    protest Verb To affirm something Yes
    protest Verb To object to something Yes
    protest Noun A formal objection, especially one by a group Yes
    protest Verb A collective gesture of disapproval, sometimes violent Yes

    Vocabulary Word Activities

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    • 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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