Vocabulary Exercise: Definitions

List Number: 10442

Vocabulary
Vocabulary Practice
  • Word * Part of Speech Definition Audio Available?
    cyst Noun A pouch or sac without an opening, usually membranous and containing morbid matter Yes
    system Noun A collection of organized things Yes
    system Noun A way of organizing or planning Yes
    system Noun A whole composed of relationships among the members Yes
    system Noun In music, a set of staffs that indicate instruments or sounds that are to be played simultaneously Yes
    syntax Noun A set of rules that govern how words are combined to form phrases and sentences Yes
    syntax Noun The formal rules of formulating the statements of a computer language Yes
    syntax Noun The study of the structure of phrases, sentences, and languages Yes
    lyric Adjective Of, or relating to a type of poetry that expresses subjective thoughts and feelings, often in a songlike style Yes
    lyric Adjective Of, or relating to a writer of such poetry Yes
    lyric Adjective Lyrical Yes
    lyric Adjective Having a light singing voice of modest range Yes
    lyric Adjective Of, or relating to musical drama and opera Yes
    lyric Adjective Melodious Yes
    lyric Adjective Of, or relating to the lyre Yes
    lyric Noun A lyric poem Yes
    lymph Noun A colorless, watery, bodily fluid carried by the lymphatic system, that consists of mainly white blood cells Yes
    nymph Noun The larva of certain insects Yes
    nymph Noun Any minor female deity associated with water, forests, etc. Yes
    nymph Noun A young girl, especially one who inspires lustful feelings Yes
    symmetry Noun The state in which two parts, on either side of a dividing line, are equal in size, shape, and position Yes
    symmetry Noun The proper or due proportion of the parts of a body or whole to one another with regard to size and form; excellence of proportion Yes
    symmetry Noun Beauty based on or characterized by such excellence of proportion Yes
    symmetry Noun An attribute of a shape or relation; exact reflection of form on opposite sides of a dividing line or plane Yes
    symmetry Noun The property of being isotropic; having the same value when measured in different directions Yes
    syndicate Noun A group of individuals or companies formed to transact some specific business, or to promote a common interest Yes
    syndicate Noun A similar group of gangsters engaged in organized crime Yes
    syndicate Noun A chain of newspapers, or an agency that distributes features to multiple newspapers Yes
    syndicate Verb To form, organize, or manage a syndicate Yes
    syndicate Verb To sell some feature, through a syndicate, to be published in multiple newspapers Yes
    synopsis Noun A brief summary of the major points of a written work, either as prose or as a table; an abridgment or condensation of a work Yes

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