Vocabulary Exercise: Definitions

List Number: 10470

Vocabulary Practice

    Word * Part of Speech Definition Audio Available?
    search Verb To look for something; to try and find something Yes
    search Verb To look thoroughly Yes
    search Noun An act of searching Yes
    search Noun An act of searching for information using a search engine or searching a database Yes
    fern Noun A plant that lacks seeds and reproduces by shedding spores to initiate an alternation of generations Yes
    serve Noun The act of putting the ball in play in various games Yes
    serve Verb To work for; to labor in behalf of; to do service for Yes
    serve Verb To be suitor to; to profess love to Yes
    serve Verb To wait upon; to supply the wants of; to attend Yes
    serve Verb To bring forward, arrange, deal, or distribute food etc. Yes
    serve Verb To perform the duties belonging to, or required in or for; therefore, to be of use to Yes
    serve Verb To contribute or conduce to; to promote; to be sufficient for; to satisfy Yes
    serve Verb To work; to operate Yes
    serve Verb To bring to notice, deliver, or execute a legal document Yes
    serve Verb To pass or spend, as time, especially time of punishment Yes
    serve Verb To lead off in delivering the ball in tennis Yes
    serve Verb To be a servant or a slave or to be employed in labor or other business for another Yes
    serve Verb To perform domestic offices; to be occupied with household affairs; to prepare and dish up food, etc. Yes
    serve Verb To be in service; to do duty; specifically, to act in the public service, as a soldier, seaman, etc. Yes
    serve Verb To be of use; to answer a purpose; to suffice; to suit; to be convenient or favorable Yes
    were Verb Second-person singular simple past tense indicative of be Yes
    were Verb First-person plural simple past tense indicative of be Yes
    were Verb Second-person plural simple past tense indicative of be Yes
    were Verb Third-person plural simple past tense indicative of be Yes
    were Verb Simple past tense subjunctive in all persons of be Yes
    herb Noun Any green, leafy plant, or parts thereof, used to flavor or season food Yes
    herb Noun Plant whose roots, leaves or seeds, etc. are used in medicine Yes
    herb Noun A plant whose stem is not woody and does not persist beyond each growing season Yes
    strength Noun The quality of being strong Yes
    strength Noun The intensity of a force or power; potency Yes
    strength Noun The strongest part of something Yes
    sneak Noun A mean, sneaking fellow Yes
    sneak Verb To creep or steal away or about privately Yes
    sneak Verb To hide, especially in a mean or cowardly manner Yes
    purse Noun A small bag for carrying money Yes
    purse Noun A small bag used by women for carrying various small personal items Yes
    purse Noun A quantity of money given for a particular purpose Yes
    purse Verb To press one's lips in and together so that they protrude Yes
    clutch Noun A device to interrupt power transmission, commonly used between engine and gearbox in a car Yes
    clutch Noun The pedal in a car that disengages power transmission Yes
    clutch Noun A hand or claw, when it is grasping something firmly Yes
    clutch Noun A small handbag or purse with no straps or handle Yes
    clutch Noun A group or bunch, especially of eggs or baby birds Yes
    clutch Noun An important or critical situation Yes
    clutch Verb To grip or grasp tightly Yes
    witch Noun A person who is learned in and actively practices witchcraft Yes
    witch Noun An ugly or unpleasant woman Yes

    Vocabulary Word Activities

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    • 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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