Vocabulary Exercise: Definitions

List Number: 10448

Vocabulary Practice

    Word * Part of Speech Definition Audio Available?
    zeal Noun The fervor or tireless devotion for a person, cause, or ideal and determination in its furtherance Yes
    sick Adjective In poor health Yes
    sick Adjective Mentally unstable, disturbed Yes
    sick Adjective In bad taste Yes
    sick Adjective Having an urge to vomit Yes
    sick Adjective Very good, excellent, awesome Yes
    sick Adjective In poor condition: Yes
    sick Noun Those people as a group who are sick Yes
    sick Noun Vomit Yes
    sick Noun Alternative spelling of sic: To incite an attack by, especially a dog or dogs Yes
    pest Noun An annoying or destructive creature Yes
    pest Noun A person who is annoying Yes
    pest Noun An annoying, often destructive creature Yes
    pest Noun A person who is annoying Yes
    pest Noun Someone with poor social discipline who continually bothers disinterested women Yes
    has Verb Third-person present form of have Yes
    ease Noun The state of being comfortable or free from stress Yes
    ease Noun Freedom from pain, worry, agitation, etc. Yes
    ease Noun Freedom from effort, difficulty, or hardship Yes
    ease Noun Dexterity or facility Yes
    ease Noun Affluence and freedom from financial problems Yes
    ease Noun Relaxation, rest and leisure Yes
    ease Verb To be free from pain, worry, agitation, etc. Yes
    ease Verb To alleviate, assuage, or lessen Yes
    ease Verb To give respite to Yes
    ease Verb To loosen or slacken the tension on Yes
    ease Verb To reduce the difficulty of Yes
    ease Verb To move slowly and carefully Yes
    ease Verb To lessen in severity Yes
    ease Verb To proceed with little effort Yes
    vestment Noun A robe or gown worn as an indication of office Yes
    vestment Noun Any of the robes worn by members of the clergy, etc. Yes
    amuse Verb To entertain or occupy in a pleasant manner; to stir with pleasing or mirthful emotions Yes
    amuse Verb To keep in expectation; to beguile; to delude Yes
    infuse Verb To cause to become an element of something; to insert or fill Yes
    infuse Verb To steep in a liquid, so as to extract the soluble constituents Yes
    infuse Verb To instill as a quality Yes
    infuse Verb To undergo infusion Yes
    infuse Verb To tint or stain something with color Yes
    infuse Verb To saturate Yes
    smelt Noun A family of small fish common in the North American Great Lakes Yes
    smelt Verb Past tense of smell Yes
    smelt Noun Production of metal from ore Yes
    smelt Verb To fuse two things into one, especially when involving ores; to meld Yes
    gross Adjective Disgusting Yes
    gross Adjective Coarse, rude, vulgar, obscene, or impure Yes
    gross Adjective Great, large, palpable, bulky, or fat Yes
    gross Adjective Great, serious, flagrant, or shameful Yes
    gross Adjective The whole amount; entire; total before any deductions Yes
    gross Noun A unit of amount = twelve dozen = 144 pieces Yes
    gross Noun The total nominal earnings or amount, before taxes, expenses, exceptions, or similar are deducted Yes
    gross Noun The bulk, the mass, the masses Yes
    gross Verb To earn money, not including expenses Yes
    grows Verb Third-person present form of grow Yes
    ruse Noun A trick Yes
    ruse Noun Guile, dishonesty, fraud Yes
    possessive Adjective Of or pertaining to ownership or possession Yes
    possessive Adjective Indicating ownership, possession, origin, etc. Yes
    possessive Adjective Unwilling to yield possession of Yes
    possessive Noun The possessive case used to express direct possession, ownership, etc. Yes
    assessor Noun One who assesses a property for tax evaluation Yes
    resemble Verb To be like or similar to something else; to represent as similar Yes
    resonant Adjective Resounding, echoing Yes

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    • 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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