Vocabulary Exercise: Definitions

List Number: 10484

Vocabulary
Vocabulary Practice
  • Word * Part of Speech Definition Audio Available?
    waken Verb To awake or rouse from sleep; to stir; awaken Yes
    waken Verb To rouse from inactivity; stir up or excite; arouse; awaken Yes
    waken Verb To wake, or become awake; awaken Yes
    spoken Adjective Expressed by speaking; oral speech, especially as opposed to written Yes
    spoken Adjective Speaking, or using speech, as specified Yes
    spoken Verb Past tense of speak Yes
    deacon Noun A designated minister of charity in the early Church Yes
    deacon Noun A clergyman ranked directly below a priest, with duties of helping the priests and carrying out parish work Yes
    deacon Noun An officer appointed with responsibility for secular matters relating to a congregation Yes
    sweeten Verb To make sweet to the taste Yes
    sweeten Verb To make pleasing or grateful to the mind or feelings Yes
    sweeten Verb To make mild or kind; to soften Yes
    sweeten Verb To make less painful or laborious; to relieve Yes
    sweeten Verb To soften to the eye; to make delicate Yes
    sweeten Verb To make pure and wholesome by destroying noxious matter Yes
    sweeten Verb To make warm and fertile Yes
    sweeten Verb To restore to purity; to free from decay or contamination Yes
    sweeten Verb To make more attractive Yes
    sweeten Verb To become sweet Yes
    treason Noun The crime of betraying one's government Yes
    treason Noun Providing aid and comfort to the enemy Yes
    weaken Verb To make weaker Yes
    weaken Verb To become weaker Yes
    weasel Noun The least weasel Yes
    weasel Noun Carnivorous mammals having a slender body, a long tail, and usually a light brown upper coat Yes
    weasel Noun A cunning, sneaky person Yes
    weasel Noun A tracked vehicle resembling a tractor, used in snow Yes
    weasel Noun An informer; a stool pigeon Yes
    weasel Verb To benefit by clever or devious means, especially to escape a commitment, obligation, duty, etc. Yes
    heighten Verb To make high; to raise higher; to elevate Yes
    heighten Verb To carry forward; to advance; to increase; to augment; to aggravate; to intensify; to render more conspicuous Yes
    lighten Verb To become light or lighter in weight Yes
    lighten Verb To become less serious or more cheerful Yes
    lighten Verb To make light or lighter in weight Yes
    lighten Verb To make less serious or more cheerful Yes
    lighten Verb To alleviate; to reduce the burden of Yes
    lighten Verb To become brighter or clearer; to brighten Yes
    lighten Verb To make brighter or clearer; to illuminate Yes
    ripen Verb To grow ripe; to become mature, as in botany - grain, fruit, flowers, and similar Yes
    ripen Verb To approach or come to perfection Yes
    ripen Verb To cause to mature; to make ripe Yes
    ripen Verb To mature; to fit or prepare; to bring to perfection 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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