Vocabulary Exercise: Definitions

List Number: 10391

Vocabulary Practice

    Word * Part of Speech Definition Audio Available?
    bleat Noun The characteristic cry of a sheep or a goat Yes
    bleat Verb Of a sheep or goat, to make its characteristic cry Yes
    bleat Verb Of a person, to complain Yes
    preach Verb Give a sermon Yes
    preach Verb Advocate or support verbally in an insisting, urging, or inciting manner Yes
    speak Verb To communicate with one's voice, to say words out loud Yes
    speak Verb To have a conversation Yes
    speak Verb To communicate or converse by some means other than orally, such as writing or facial expressions Yes
    speak Verb To deliver a message to a group; to deliver a speech Yes
    speak Verb To be able to communicate in a language Yes
    speak Noun Language, jargon, or terminology used uniquely in a particular environment or group Yes
    streak Noun An irregular line left from smearing or motion Yes
    streak Noun A continuous series of similar events, as in winning streak Yes
    streak Noun A tendency or characteristic, but not a dominant or pervasive one Yes
    streak Verb To have or obtain streaks Yes
    streak Verb To create streaks Yes
    feast Noun A very large meal Yes
    feast Noun To take part in a feast Yes
    head Noun The part of an animal which contains the brain, mouth, and main sense organs Yes
    head Noun Mental aptitude or talent Yes
    head Noun Mental or emotional control Yes
    head Noun The topmost, foremost, leading, or principal operative part of anything Yes
    head Noun The end of a hammer, axe, or similar implement used for striking other objects Yes
    head Noun The blunt end of a nail, screw, tack, pin, or similar fastener Yes
    head Noun The front of a line of people waiting their turn Yes
    head Noun The foam that forms on top of beer or other carbonated beverages Yes
    head Noun Leader; chief; mastermind Yes
    head Noun Unit of measure for counting livestock Yes
    head Adjective Of, relating to, or intended for the head Yes
    head Adjective Foremost in rank or importance Yes
    head Adjective Placed at the top or the front Yes
    head Adjective Coming from in front Yes
    head Verb To be in command of Yes
    head Verb To move in a specified direction Yes
    dead Adjective Not alive; lacking life; no longer living Yes
    dead Adjective So hated by that they are absolutely ignored Yes
    dead Adjective Fully and completely motionless Yes
    dead Adjective Without emotion Yes
    dead Adjective Completely inactive; without power Yes
    dead Adjective Broken or inoperable Yes
    dead Adjective Obsolete or no longer used or required Yes
    dead Noun Time when coldness, darkness, or stillness is most intense Yes
    dead Noun Those who have died Yes
    dead Adverb Exactly right Yes
    dead Adverb Very, absolutely, extremely, suddenly Yes
    stead Noun A place, or spot, in general Yes
    stead Noun A place or room of a person or thing properly or customarily occupied by another Yes
    stead Noun A frame on which a bed is laid; a bedstead Yes
    stead Noun A farmhouse and offices Yes
    stead Verb To help; to support; to benefit; to assist Yes
    stead Verb To fill in place of Yes
    tread Noun The grooves carved into the face of a tire, used to give the tire traction Yes
    tread Noun The bottom of a sneaker or tennis shoe, also used to give it traction Yes
    tread Verb To step somewhere; to put the foot or the feet down Yes
    dread Noun A great fear Yes
    dread Noun Somebody or something dreaded Yes
    dread Verb To fear greatly Yes
    dread Verb To anticipate with fear Yes
    thread Noun A fine cord of twisted filaments or fibers, such as cotton or other fibrous material, used for sewing, weaving, or in the construction of string Yes
    thread Noun A theme or idea Yes
    thread Noun A series of messages or posts, generally grouped by topic or subject, on a discussion board Yes
    thread Noun A helical ridge or groove, as on a screw Yes
    thread Verb To put thread through, for example Yes
    thread Verb To pass through a narrow constriction or around a series of obstacles Yes
    sweat Noun Fluid that exits the body through pores in the skin Yes
    sweat Verb To emit sweat Yes
    sweat Verb To work hard Yes
    sweat Verb To worry about something or someone Yes
    sweat Verb To emit, in the manner of sweat Yes
    death Noun The act of dying; the end of life; the total and permanent cessation of all the vital functions of an organism Yes
    death Noun The Grim Reaper 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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