Vocabulary Exercise: Definitions

List Number: 10495

Vocabulary Practice

    Word * Part of Speech Definition Audio Available?
    clever Adjective Mentally sharp or bright, witty; possessing quick or able intelligence Yes
    clever Adjective Nimble with hands or body Yes
    clever Adjective Superficially skillful, resourceful Yes
    clever Adjective Showing inventiveness or originality Yes
    painter Noun An artist who paints pictures Yes
    painter Noun A laborer or workman who paints surfaces using a paintbrush or other means Yes
    wayward Adjective Given to willful, perverse deviation from the expected norm; tending to stray Yes
    wayward Adjective Obstinate, contrary, and unpredictable Yes
    digest Verb To distribute or arrange methodically; to work over and classify Yes
    digest Verb To separate food in its passage through the alimentary canal into the nutritive and non-nutritive elements Yes
    digest Verb To think over and arrange methodically in the mind; to reduce to a plan or method; to receive in the mind and consider carefully Yes
    digest Verb To soften by heat and moisture; to expose to a gentle heat in a boiler, as a preparation for chemical operations Yes
    digest Verb To undergo digestion Yes
    digest Noun That which is digested; especially, that which is worked over, classified, and arranged under proper heads or titles Yes
    digest Noun A compilation of statutes or decisions analytically arranged; a summary of laws Yes
    digest Noun Any collection of articles Yes
    lightning Noun The flash of light caused by the discharge of atmospheric electrical charge Yes
    lightning Noun The discharge of atmospheric electrical charge itself Yes
    portrait Noun A painting or other picture of a person, especially the head and shoulders Yes
    portrait Noun An accurate depiction of a mood in written material Yes
    portrait Noun A print mode having the vertical sides longer than the horizontal sides Yes
    novice Noun A beginner; one who is not very familiar or experienced in a particular subject Yes
    novice Noun A new member of a religious order accepted on a conditional basis, prior to confirmation Yes
    Tuesday Proper Noun The day between Monday and Wednesday Yes
    Tuesday Adverb On Tuesday Yes
    Tuesday Adjective Of or pertaining to Tuesday Yes
    climate Noun The composite or generally prevailing weather conditions of a region Yes
    climate Noun A region or area of the earth characterized by particular meteorological conditions Yes
    climate Noun The prevailing attitudes, standards, or environmental conditions of a group, period, or place Yes
    scaffold Noun A structure made of scaffolding, for workers to stand on while working on a building Yes
    scaffold Noun An elevated platform on which a criminal is executed Yes
    scaffold Verb To set up a scaffolding; to surround a building with scaffolding 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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