Vocabulary Exercise: Definitions

List Number: 10439

Vocabulary
Vocabulary Practice
  • Word * Part of Speech Definition Audio Available?
    bull Noun The adult male of certain large mammals, such as whales, elephants, and seals Yes
    bull Noun Adult male of domesticated cattle or oxen Yes
    bull Noun A large, strong man Yes
    bull Noun An investor who buys commodities or securities in anticipation of a rise in prices Yes
    bull Adjective Large and strong, like a bull Yes
    bull Adjective Of large mammals, male Yes
    bull Adjective Term for a market in which prices are rising Yes
    bull Verb To force oneself Yes
    bull Verb To lie, to tell untruths Yes
    bull Verb To mock, cheat Yes
    pull Verb To apply a force to an object such that it comes toward the person or thing applying the force Yes
    pull Verb To remove something, especially from public circulation or availability Yes
    pull Verb To do or perform Yes
    pull Verb To retrieve or generate for use Yes
    pull Verb To apply a force such that an object comes toward the person or thing applying the force Yes
    pull Noun An act of pulling Yes
    pull Noun An attractive force which causes motion towards the source Yes
    pull Noun Any device meant to be pulled, such as a lever, knob, handle, or rope Yes
    pull Noun Appeal or attraction of Yes
    put Verb To place something somewhere Yes
    put Verb To bring or set into a certain relation, state, or condition Yes
    put Verb To express something in a certain manner Yes
    push Verb To apply a force to an object such that it moves away from the person or thing applying the force Yes
    push Verb To continually attempt to persuade a person into a particular course of action Yes
    push Verb To continually attempt to promote a point of view Yes
    push Verb To promote a product with the intention of selling it Yes
    push Verb To approach; to come close to Yes
    push Verb To apply a force to an object such that it moves away from the person applying the force Yes
    push Verb To continue to attempt to persuade a person into a particular course of action Yes
    push Noun A short, directed application of force; an act of pushing Yes
    push Noun A great effort to do something Yes
    pulpit Noun A raised platform in a church, usually enclosed, where the minister or preacher stands to conduct the sermon Yes
    pulley Noun A simple machine consisting essentially of a wheel with a grooved rim in which a pulled rope or chain can run to change the direction of the pull and thereby lift a load Yes
    pulley Noun A wheel turned by, or driving, a belt Yes
    cushion Noun A soft mass of material stuffed into a cloth bag, used for comfort or support; for sitting on, kneeling on, resting one's head on, etc. Yes
    cushion Noun Something acting as a cushion, especially to absorb a shock or impact Yes
    cushion Verb To provide a soft pillow cushion Yes
    cushion Verb To absorb or deaden the impact of something Yes
    fully Adverb In a full manner or degree; completely; entirely; without lack or defect; adequately; satisfactorily Yes
    bushy Adjective Like a bush in having many widely spread branches Yes
    butcher Noun A person who prepares and sells meat and sometimes slaughters the animals Yes
    butcher Noun A brutal or indiscriminate killer Yes
    butcher Verb To slaughter animals and prepare meat for market Yes
    butcher Verb To kill brutally Yes
    butcher Verb To ruin something, often to the point of defamation Yes
    bulletin Noun A short report, especially one released through official channels to be broadcast or publicized Yes
    bulletin Noun A short news report Yes
    bulletin Noun A short printed publication, especially one produced by an organization Yes
    bulletin Verb To announce something by means of such a report or publication Yes

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