Vocabulary Exercise: Definitions

List Number: 10462

Vocabulary Practice

    Word * Part of Speech Definition Audio Available?
    torrent Noun A large amount of something, especially water or rain; a heavy stream or flow Yes
    bankrupt Adjective That is formally declared unable to pay its creditors Yes
    bankrupt Verb To cause to become bankrupt; to make bankrupt Yes
    havoc Noun Devastation Yes
    havoc Noun Mayhem Yes
    havoc Verb To loot or plunder by force Yes
    haggard Adjective Looking exhausted and unwell, in poor condition Yes
    haggard Adjective Wild or untamed Yes
    hatchet Noun A small light axe with a short handle; a tomahawk Yes
    curry Noun Any dish, especially a stew made with various kinds of meat or seafood, flavored with curry powder Yes
    curry Noun A sauce or relish whose principal flavoring is curry powder Yes
    curry Noun Cooked with curry Yes
    curry Verb To season with curry powder Yes
    fulcrum Noun The pivot about which a lever turns Yes
    huddle Noun A dense and disorderly crowd Yes
    huddle Noun A brief meeting of all the players from one team that are on the field with the purpose of planning the following play Yes
    huddle Verb To crowd together as when distressed or in fear Yes
    huddle Verb To curl one's legs up to the chest and keep one's arms close to the torso; to crouch Yes
    huddle Verb To form a huddle Yes
    public Adjective Pertaining to the affairs or official affairs of all people, not just those of a private group Yes
    public Adjective Open to all Yes
    public Adjective Funded by the government Yes
    public Adjective A company traded publicly via a stock market Yes
    public Noun The people in general, regardless of membership of any particular group Yes
    publish Verb To issue a publication Yes
    publish Verb To issue something for sale and distribution Yes
    publish Verb To announce to the public Yes
    kindred Noun Distant and close relatives, collectively Yes
    kindred Noun Peoples of the same ethnic descent, not including speaker; brethren Yes
    kindred Adjective Of the same nature Yes

    Vocabulary Word Activities

    • Use the word in an original sentence.
    • Find and learn the definition of the word.
    • Know how to pronounce the word.
    • 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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