Vocabulary Exercise: Definitions

List Number: 10481

Vocabulary
Vocabulary Practice
  • Word * Part of Speech Definition Audio Available?
    acquittal Noun The act of acquitting; discharge from debt or obligation; acquittance Yes
    acquittal Noun A setting free, from the charge of an offense, by verdict of a jury or sentence of a court Yes
    bewilder Verb To confuse, puzzle, or befuddle someone, especially with many different things Yes
    bewilder Verb To disorientate or misdirect someone Yes
    commitment Noun The act or instance of committing, putting in charge, keeping, or trust Yes
    commitment Noun The state of being committed Yes
    commitment Noun The act of committing, pledging, or engaging oneself Yes
    commitment Noun A pledge or promise; obligation Yes
    commitment Noun The state of being bound to a course of action or to another person or persons Yes
    commitment Noun Confinement to a mental institution or hospital Yes
    consider Verb To think about seriously Yes
    consider Verb To think of doing Yes
    consider Verb To assign some quality to Yes
    abolish Verb To do away with wholly; to annul; to make void; to end a law, system, custom, or institution Yes
    abhorrent Adjective Abhorring; detesting; having or showing abhorrence; loathing; hence, strongly opposed to Yes
    abhorrent Adjective Contrary or repugnant; discordant; inconsistent Yes
    abhorrent Adjective Detestable Yes
    admonish Verb To warn or notify of a fault; to reprove gently or kindly, but seriously Yes
    admonish Verb To counsel against wrong practices; to caution or advise; to warn against danger or an offense Yes
    admonish Verb To instruct or direct; to inform; to notify Yes
    allotment Noun The act of allotting; assignment Yes
    allotment Noun That which is allotted; a share, part, or portion granted or distributed; that which is assigned by lot, or by the act of God Yes
    allotment Noun The allowance of a specific amount of scrip Yes
    deliver Verb To set free Yes
    deliver Verb To give birth Yes
    deliver Verb To assist in the birth of Yes
    deliver Verb To convey or hand over something Yes
    deliver Verb To bring or transport something to its destination Yes
    deliver Verb To hand over or surrender someone or something to another Yes
    deliver Verb To express in words, declare, or utter Yes
    diminish Verb To make smaller Yes
    diminish Verb To become smaller Yes
    diminish Verb To diminish gradually Yes
    diminish Verb To reduce a perfect or minor interval by a semitone Yes

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