Vocabulary Exercise: Definitions

List Number: 10505

Vocabulary Practice

    Word * Part of Speech Definition Audio Available?
    crescent Noun The figure of the moon as it appears in its first or last quarter, with concave and convex edges terminating in points Yes
    crescent Noun Something shaped like a crescent, especially a curved pastry, a curved street Yes
    crescent Adjective Crescent-shaped; anything having the shape of a crescent or new moon Yes
    crescent Adjective Marked by an increase, Waxing, as the moon Yes
    crevice Noun A narrow crack or opening, especially in rock or ice Yes
    sterile Adjective Unable to reproduce Yes
    sterile Adjective Unprofitable Yes
    vestige Noun The mark of the foot left on the earth; a track or footstep; a trace; a sign; hence, a faint mark or visible sign left by something Yes
    wedlock Noun Matrimony or the state of being married Yes
    Wednesday Proper Noun The day between Tuesday and Thursday Yes
    zealous Adjective Full of zeal; passionate, fervent Yes
    essence Noun The inherent nature of a thing or idea Yes
    essence Noun A significant feature of something Yes
    essence Noun The concentrated form of a plant or drug obtained through a distillation process Yes
    essence Noun Fragrance, a perfume Yes
    essence Noun The true nature of anything, not accidental or imaginary or deceptive Yes
    ethics Noun The study of principles relating to right and wrong conduct Yes
    ethics Noun Morality Yes
    ethics Noun The standards that govern the conduct of a person, especially a member of a profession Yes
    feather Noun A branching, hair-like structure that grows on the wings of birds that allows their wings to create lift Yes
    feather Noun One of the vanes at the tail of an arrow or dart Yes
    feather Verb To clothe or cover with, or as if with, feathers Yes
    feather Verb To grow feathers Yes
    feather Verb To be or become feathery in appearance Yes
    feather Verb To move, spread, or grow in a manner suggestive of feathers Yes
    brimstone Adjective Composed of or resembling brimstone; about or pertaining to Hell Yes
    brimstone Noun Sulfur Yes
    brimstone Noun The sulfur of Hell; Hell, damnation 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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