Vocabulary Exercise: Definitions

List Number: 10388

Vocabulary Practice

    Word * Part of Speech Definition Audio Available?
    blunder Noun A clumsy or embarrassing mistake Yes
    blunder Verb To make a stupid mistake Yes
    blunder Verb To move blindly or clumsily Yes
    bluster Noun Pompous, offensively intrusive or interfering talk Yes
    bluster Noun A gust of wind Yes
    bluster Noun Fitful noise and violence Yes
    custom Noun Frequent repetition of the same act; way of acting common to many; ordinary manner Yes
    custom Adjective Made in a different way from usual; specially to fit one's needs Yes
    cutler Noun One whose business is making or dealing in cutlery Yes
    cutter Noun A person or device that cuts Yes
    summer Noun One of four seasons, traditionally the second, marked by the longest and typically hottest days of the year due to the tilt of the Earth Yes
    summer Verb To spend the summer, as in the particular place on holiday Yes
    shudder Noun A shivering tremor Yes
    shudder Noun A moment of almost pleasurable fear; an experience of intense excitement Yes
    shudder Verb To shake nervously, as if from fear Yes
    shudder Verb To vibrate jerkily Yes
    thunder Noun The sound caused by the discharge of atmospheric electrical charge Yes
    thunder Noun A sound resembling thunder Yes
    thunder Noun A deep, rumbling noise Yes
    thunder Verb To make a noise like thunder Yes
    thunder Verb To talk with a loud, threatening voice Yes
    thunder Verb To say something with a loud, threatening voice Yes
    tumbler Noun One who tumbles; one who plays tricks by various motions of the body; an acrobat Yes
    tumbler Noun A movable obstruction in a lock, consisting of a lever, latch, wheel, slide, etc., which must be adjusted to a particular position by a key before the bolt can be thrown in locking or unlocking Yes
    tumbler Noun A drinking glass, without a foot or stem, having a flat, often thick bottom Yes
    tumbler Noun The drum of a clothes dryer Yes
    ulcer Noun An open sore of the skin, eyes, or mucous membrane, often caused by initial abrasion and generally maintained by an inflammation and/or an infection Yes
    under Preposition In a lower level than Yes
    under Preposition To be a subject of Yes
    under Preposition To be less than Yes
    under Preposition Below the surface of Yes
    under Adverb In a way, lower or less than Yes
    under Adverb In a way, inferior to 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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