Vocabulary Exercise: Definitions

List Number: 10501

Vocabulary Practice

    Word * Part of Speech Definition Audio Available?
    substitute Verb To replace with something that should function the same way Yes
    substitute Verb To serve as a replacement Yes
    substitute Noun A replacement or stand-in for something that achieves a similar result or purpose Yes
    pantomime Noun A type of entertainment where players act out ideas without use of their voices Yes
    pantomime Noun A person performing such an act Yes
    pantomime Verb To gesture without speaking Yes
    pantomime Verb To entertain others by silent gestures or actions Yes
    radical Adjective Of or pertaining to the root or root cause of the matter Yes
    radical Adjective Thoroughgoing or fundamental Yes
    radical Adjective Favoring fundamental change, or change at the root cause of the matter Yes
    radical Adjective Extremely incredible Yes
    radical Adjective Excellent; wonderful Yes
    radical Noun Person with radical opinions Yes
    radical Noun A root of a quantity, such as ?2, especially as indicated by a radical sign ? Yes
    radical Noun In Chinese writing, one of 214 ideographic elements used in combination with phonetics to form thousands of different characters Yes
    patronize Verb Make a patron Yes
    patronize Verb Treat as inferior, unduly, talk down to, treat condescendingly Yes
    patronize Verb To make oneself a regular customer of a business Yes
    satellite Noun Object orbiting a celestial object Yes
    satellite Adjective Transmitted via a radio signal from an artificial satellite Yes
    ancestry Noun Condition as to ancestors; ancestral lineage; hence, birth or honorable descent Yes
    ancestry Noun A series of ancestors or progenitors; lineage, or those who compose the line of natural descent Yes
    Calvary Proper Noun The hill outside Jerusalem which is traditionally held to be the location of the crucifixion of Jesus Yes
    cavalry Noun The military arm of service that fights while riding horses Yes
    cavalry Noun Branch of military transported by fast light vehicles, the mechanized cavalry Yes
    cavalry Noun An individual unit of the cavalry arm of service Yes
    cavalry Noun Rescuers Yes
    marigold Noun Any garden flower plant of the genus Calendula, with orange, yellow, or reddish flowers Yes
    marigold Noun Any plant of the genus Tagetes, a flowering plant with orange, yellow, or reddish flowers Yes
    battery Noun A device that produces electricity by a chemical reaction between two substances Yes
    battery Noun The crime or wrongful act of intentionally striking another person Yes
    battery Noun A coordinated group of artillery Yes
    battery Noun An array of similar things Yes
    battery Noun A set of small cages where hens are kept for the purpose of farming their eggs Yes
    canopy Noun A high cover providing shelter, such as a cloth supported above an object, particularly over a bed Yes
    canopy Noun The zone of the highest foliage and branches of a forest Yes
    canopy Noun In an airplane, the transparent cockpit cover Yes
    canopy Noun In a parachute, the cloth that fills with air and thus limits the speed Yes
    charity Noun The providing of goods or money to those in need Yes
    charity Noun The goods or money given to those in need Yes
    charity Noun An organization the objects of which are to carry on a charitable purpose Yes
    charity Noun An attitude of kindness and understanding towards others Yes
    majesty Noun The quality of being impressive and great 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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