Vocabulary Exercise: Definitions

List Number: 10503

Vocabulary Practice

    Word * Part of Speech Definition Audio Available?
    orange Noun An evergreen tree of the genus Citrus such as Citrus aurantium Yes
    orange Noun The fruit of an orange tree; a citrus fruit with a slightly sour flavor Yes
    orange Noun The color of a ripe orange; a reddish-yellow Yes
    orange Adjective Having the color of the fruit of an orange tree; reddish-yellow Yes
    ostrich Noun A large flightless bird native to Africa Yes
    pompous Adjective Affectedly grand, solemn, or self-important Yes
    promise Noun An oath or affirmation; a vow Yes
    promise Verb To commit to some thing or action; an oath; a vow Yes
    custard Noun A type of sauce made from milk and eggs and thickened by heat, Yes
    custard Noun Any particular variety of custard Yes
    flourish Verb To thrive or grow well Yes
    flourish Verb To prosper or fare well Yes
    flourish Verb To be in a period of greatest influence Yes
    flourish Verb To make bold, sweeping movements Yes
    flourish Noun A dramatic gesture such as the waving of a flag Yes
    flourish Noun An ornamentation Yes
    flourish Noun A ceremonious passage such as a fanfare Yes
    hundred Noun The cardinal number occurring after ninety-nine Yes
    hundred Noun A hundred-dollar bill Yes
    husband Noun A man in a marriage or marital relationship Yes
    husband Noun Large cushion with arms meant to support a person in the sitting position Yes
    husband Verb To conserve, to nurture, to farm Yes
    jockey Noun One who rides racehorses Yes
    jockey Noun An operator of some machinery or apparatus Yes
    jockey Verb To ride a horse in a race Yes
    jockey Verb To maneuver something by skill for one's advantage Yes
    jockey Verb To cheat or trick Yes
    motley Adjective Comprising greatly varied elements, to the point of dissimilarity; composed of diverse parts Yes
    motley Adjective Having many colors; variegated Yes
    motley Noun A jester's multicolored clothes Yes
    motley Noun A dissimilar mixture Yes
    buckle Noun A clasp used for fastening two things together, such as the ends of a belt, or for retaining the end of a strap Yes
    buckle Verb To fasten using a buckle Yes
    buckle Verb To distort or collapse under physical pressure; especially, of a slender structure in compression Yes
    buckle Verb To give in; to react suddenly or adversely to stress or pressure Yes
    bustle Noun An excited activity; a stir Yes
    bustle Noun A cover to protect and hide the back panel of a computer or other office machine Yes
    bustle Verb To move busily and energetically Yes
    dungeon Noun An underground prison or vault, typically built underneath a castle Yes
    luncheon Noun A formal meal served in the middle of the day 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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