Vocabulary Exercise: Definitions

List Number: 10492

Vocabulary Practice

    Word * Part of Speech Definition Audio Available?
    credence Noun Acceptance of a belief or claim as true, especially on the basis of evidence Yes
    fleecy Adjective Resembling or covered in fleece Yes
    greedy Adjective Having greed; consumed by selfish desires Yes
    fracas Noun A noisy disorderly quarrel, fight, brawl, disturbance, or scrap Yes
    namesake Noun One who is named after another or for whom another is named Yes
    namesake Noun A person, place, or thing having the same name as another Yes
    measles Noun Rubeola, an acute highly contagious disease Yes
    measles Noun Any of several other similar diseases, such as German measles Yes
    people Noun A body of human beings considered generally or collectively; a group of two or more persons Yes
    people Noun A group of persons forming or belonging to a particular nation, class, ethnic group, country, family, etc. Yes
    people Noun A group of persons regarded as being employees, followers, companions, or subjects of a ruler Yes
    people Noun A person's ancestors, relatives, or family Yes
    people Noun The mass of a community as distinguished from a special class; the commonality; the populace; the common crowd Yes
    people Verb To stock with people or inhabitants; to fill as with people; to populate Yes
    people Verb To become populous or populated Yes
    people Verb To inhabit; to occupy; to populate Yes
    legion Adjective Numerous, vast, multitude Yes
    legion Noun A military organization, army, regiment Yes
    legion Noun An association Yes
    legion Noun A large group of people Yes
    region Noun Any considerable and connected part of a space or surface; an area of land or sea of considerable size Yes
    region Noun An administrative subdivision of a city, a territory, a country, etc. Yes
    region Noun The inhabitants of a region or district of a country Yes
    region Noun A place in or a part of the body Yes
    steeple Noun A tall tower, often on a church Yes
    steeple Noun A spire Yes
    steeple Verb To form something into the shape of a steeple Yes
    highland Noun An area of land that is at elevation; mountainous land Yes
    highland Adjective Relating to highlands Yes
    treatment Noun The process or manner of treating someone or something Yes
    treatment Noun Medical care for an illness or injury Yes
    treatment Noun The use of a substance or process to preserve or give particular properties to something Yes
    tweezers Noun Small pincers, usually made of metal, used for handling small objects Yes
    weary Adjective A feeling of being mentally fatigued Yes
    weary Adjective Expressive of fatigue Yes
    weary Verb To make or to become weary 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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