Vocabulary Exercise: Definitions

List Number: 10406

Vocabulary Practice

    Word * Part of Speech Definition Audio Available?
    nigh Adverb Near in space, time, or relation Yes
    nigh Adjective Near, close by, approaching Yes
    nigh Preposition Close to; near Yes
    thigh Noun The upper leg, between the hip and the knee Yes
    fight Verb To contend in physical conflict, either singly or in war, battle, etc. Yes
    fight Verb To strive for; to campaign or contend for success Yes
    fight Verb To conduct or engage in battle, warfare, etc. Yes
    fight Verb To engage in combat with; to oppose physically, to contest with Yes
    fight Verb To try to overpower; to fiercely counteract Yes
    fight Noun An occasion of fighting Yes
    fight Noun A physical confrontation or combat between two or more people or groups Yes
    fight Noun A boxing or martial arts match Yes
    fight Noun A conflict, possibly nonphysical, with opposing ideas or forces Yes
    fight Noun The will or ability to fight Yes
    light Verb To start a fire Yes
    light Verb To illuminate Yes
    light Noun The natural medium emanating from the sun and other very hot sources within which vision is possible Yes
    light Noun A source of illumination Yes
    light Noun Spiritual or mental illumination; enlightenment, useful information Yes
    light Noun A notable person within a specific field or discipline Yes
    light Noun A point of view, or aspect from which a concept, person, or thing is regarded Yes
    light Noun A flame or something used to create fire Yes
    light Adjective Having light Yes
    light Adjective Pale in color Yes
    light Adjective Served with extra milk or cream Yes
    light Adjective Of low weight; not heavy Yes
    light Adjective Lightly-built; designed for speed or small loads Yes
    light Adjective Gentle; having little force or momentum Yes
    light Adjective Low in fat, calories, alcohol, salt, etc. Yes
    light Adjective Unimportant, trivial, having little value or significance Yes
    flight Noun The act of flying Yes
    flight Noun An instance of flying Yes
    flight Noun A journey made by an aircraft, such as a hot-air balloon, plane, or space shuttle Yes
    flight Noun The act of fleeing Yes
    flight Noun A series of steps between one floor or landing of a building and the next Yes
    fright Noun A state of terror excited by the sudden appearance of danger; sudden and violent fear, usually of short duration Yes
    fright Noun Anything strange, ugly, or shocking, producing a feeling of alarm or dislike Yes
    fright Noun To frighten Yes
    tight Adjective Pushed or pulled together Yes
    tight Adjective Of a space, etc., narrow, so that it is difficult for something or someone to pass through it Yes
    tight Adjective Under high tension Yes
    tight Adjective Well-rehearsed and accurate in execution Yes
    tight Adjective Intimately friendly Yes
    tight Adjective Miserly, frugal, economical, thrifty Yes
    tight Adjective Scarce, hard to come by Yes
    tight Adverb Firmly, so as not to come loose easily Yes
    load Noun A burden; a weight to be carried Yes
    load Noun A worry or concern to be endured, especially in the phrase a load off one's mind Yes
    load Noun A certain number of articles or quantity of material that can be transported or processed at one time Yes
    load Noun A large number or amount Yes
    load Noun The volume of work required to be performed Yes
    load Noun The force exerted on a structural component such as a beam, girder, cable, etc. Yes
    load Noun The electrical current or power delivered by a device Yes
    load Verb To put a load on something Yes
    load Verb To fill a firearm or artillery with powder, shot, rockets, etc. Yes
    load Verb To insert an item or items into an apparatus so as to ready it for operation, such as a reel of film into a camera, sheets of paper into a printer, etc. Yes
    load Verb To read data or a program from a storage medium into computer memory: Yes
    load Verb To fill the bases with runners Yes
    oats Noun Plural of oat Yes
    boat Noun A craft used for transportation of goods, fishing, racing, recreational cruising, or military use on or in the water, propelled by oars, an outboard motor, or by wind Yes
    boat Verb To travel by boat Yes
    oak Noun A tree bearing acorns and having lobed leaves Yes
    oak Noun The wood of the oak Yes
    oak Noun A rich brown color, like that of oak wood Yes
    oak Adjective Made from the wood of the oak tree Yes
    oak Adjective Of a rich brown color, like that of oak wood 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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