Vocabulary Exercise: Definitions

List Number: 10415

Vocabulary
Vocabulary Practice
  • Word * Part of Speech Definition Audio Available?
    dare Verb To have enough courage to do something Yes
    dare Verb To defy or challenge someone to do something Yes
    dare Verb To have enough courage to meet or do something, go somewhere, etc.; to face up to Yes
    dare Noun A challenge to prove courage Yes
    rare Adjective Very uncommon; scarce Yes
    rare Adjective Cooked very lightly, so the meat is still red Yes
    flare Noun A brightly burning light used to attract attention in an emergency, or to illuminate an area Yes
    flare Noun A widening of the lower legs of trousers and jeans Yes
    flare Verb To blaze brightly Yes
    flare Verb To burn unsteadily Yes
    flare Verb To burst out suddenly, as in anger Yes
    flare Verb To make flare Yes
    glare Noun An intense, blinding light Yes
    glare Noun Showy brilliance; gaudiness Yes
    glare Noun An angry or fierce stare Yes
    glare Verb To stare angrily Yes
    glare Verb To shine brightly Yes
    affair Noun That which is done or is to be done; matter; business of any kind, commercial, professional, or public Yes
    despair Verb To give up as beyond hope or expectation Yes
    despair Verb To be hopeless; to have no hope; to give up all hope or expectation Yes
    despair Noun Loss of hope; utter hopelessness; complete despondency Yes
    despair Noun That which is despaired of Yes
    beware Verb To use caution, pay attention to Yes
    compare Verb To determine the similarities between two things Yes
    compare Verb To be similar Yes
    chair Noun An item of furniture used to sit on or in, for use by one person Yes
    chair Noun The seating position of a particular musician in an orchestra Yes
    chair Verb To act as a chairperson Yes
    prayer Noun A practice of communicating with one's God Yes
    prayer Noun The act of praying Yes
    prayer Noun The specific words or methods used for praying, as in the Lord's Prayer Yes
    prayer Noun A meeting held for the express purpose of praying Yes
    prayer Noun A request; a petition Yes
    prayer Noun One who prays Yes
    scare Noun Fright, terror; something that inspires fear or dread Yes
    scare Verb To frighten, terrify Yes
    square Noun A polygon with four sides of equal length and four angles of 90 degrees Yes
    square Noun An L- or T-shaped tool used to place objects or draw lines at right angles Yes
    square Noun An open space in a town, often containing trees, seating, and other features pleasing to the eye Yes
    square Noun The second power of a number, value, term, or expression Yes
    square Noun A socially conventional person; typically associated with the 1950's Yes
    square Noun A unit of measurement of area, equal to a 10-foot by 10-foot square, or 100 square feet Yes
    square Adjective Shaped like a square Yes
    square Adjective At right angles to Yes
    square Adjective Used in the names of units of area formed by multiplying a unit of length by itself, as in square mile Yes
    square Adjective Socially conventional ; boring Yes
    square Verb To adjust so as to align with or place at a right angle to something else Yes
    square Verb To resolve Yes
    square Verb Of a value, term, or expression, to multiply by itself; to raise to the second power Yes
    transparent Adjective See-through, clear; having the property that light passes through it almost undisturbed Yes
    transparent Adjective Obvious; readily apparent; easy to see or understand Yes
    carefulness Noun The state of being careful Yes

    Vocabulary Word Activities

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    • 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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