Vocabulary Exercise: Definitions

List Number: 10421

Vocabulary Practice

    Word * Part of Speech Definition Audio Available?
    ebb Noun The receding movement of the ocean tide Yes
    ebb Noun A gradual decline Yes
    ebb Noun Low state, state of depression Yes
    ebb Verb Flow back or recede Yes
    ebb Verb Fall away or decline Yes
    fret Verb To gnaw, consume, eat away Yes
    fret Verb To chafe or irritate; to worry Yes
    fret Verb To worry or be anxious Yes
    fret Noun One of the pieces of metal, wood, or plastic across the neck of a guitar or other musical instrument that marks note positions for fingering Yes
    them Pronoun Third person plural pronoun used after a preposition or as the object of a verb Yes
    them Pronoun Third person singular pronoun of indeterminate or irrelevant gender Yes
    penny Noun A bronze coin, worth 1/100th of the dollars of various nations; one cent. Abbreviation: ? Yes
    penny Noun A sum of money Yes
    second Noun One-sixtieth of a minute Yes
    second Noun A short, indeterminate amount of time Yes
    second Noun The second gear of an engine Yes
    second Noun Second base in baseball Yes
    second Number Number two; following immediately after the first one Yes
    second Number That which comes after the first Yes
    second Verb To agree as a second person to a proposal, usually to reach a necessary quorumof two Yes
    tender Adjective Acutely or painfully sensitive Yes
    tender Adjective Soft or delicate in substance; not hard or tough Yes
    tender Adjective Fond, loving, gentle, sweet Yes
    tender Adjective Young or immature Yes
    tender Adjective Easily moved to sympathy or compassion; kind Yes
    tender Adjective Of a delicate or ticklish nature; requiring careful or tactful handling Yes
    tender Noun A person who tends; a person who attends to or takes charge of someone or something Yes
    tender Noun A means of payment such as a check, cash, or credit card Yes
    tender Noun A formal offer, as of money or goods, in payment or satisfaction of a debt or other obligation Yes
    tender Verb To make tender; tenderize Yes
    tender Verb To offer, to give Yes
    tender Verb To offer a payment, as at sales or auctions Yes
    sledge Noun A heavy, long-handled maul or hammer used to drive stakes, wedges, etc. Yes
    sledge Verb To hit with a sledgehammer Yes
    sledge Noun A low sled drawn by animals, typically on snow, ice, or grass Yes
    sledge Verb To drag or draw a sledge Yes
    sledge Verb To ride, travel with, or transport in a sledge Yes
    spread Verb To draw, stretch, or open out, especially over a flat surface, as something rolled or folded Yes
    spread Verb To stretch out or unfurl in the air, as folded wings, a flag, etc. Yes
    spread Verb To distribute over a greater or a relatively great area of space or time Yes
    spread Verb To apply in a thin layer or coating Yes
    spread Verb To overlay or cover with something Yes
    spread Verb To set or prepare a table, as for a meal Yes
    spread Verb To scatter abroad; diffuse or disseminate, as knowledge, news, disease, etc. Yes
    spread Noun An act or instance of spreading Yes
    spread Noun A cloth covering for a bed, table, etc., especially a bedspread Yes
    spread Noun An abundance of food set out on a table; feast Yes
    spread Noun Any food preparation for spreading on bread, crackers, etc., such as jam or peanut butter Yes
    spread Noun An advertisement, photograph, article, etc., covering several columns, a full page, or two facing pages of a newspaper, magazine, book, etc Yes
    knelt Verb Past tense of to kneel - To go down or rest on one or both knees Yes
    enemy Noun Someone who is hostile to, feels hatred towards, opposes the interests of, or intends injury to someone else Yes
    enemy Noun A hostile force or nation; a fighting member of such a force or nation Yes
    enemy Adjective Of, relating to, or belonging to a foe. Yes
    recognize Verb To match something or someone which one currently perceives to a memory of some previous encounter with the same entity Yes
    recognize Verb Acknowledge the existence or legality of something; treat as worthy of consideration or valid Yes
    recognize Verb Realize or discover the nature of something; apprehend quality in; realize or admit that Yes
    recognize Verb Give an award Yes
    memory Noun The ability of an organism to record information about things or events with the facility of recalling them later at will Yes
    memory Noun A record of a thing or an event stored and available for later use by the organism Yes
    memory Noun That part of a computer that stores variable executable code or data Yes
    memory Noun This part of a computer considered as a resource 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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