Vocabulary Exercise: Definitions

List Number: 10507

Vocabulary Practice

    Word * Part of Speech Definition Audio Available?
    conceal Verb To hide something from view or from public knowledge, to try to keep something secret Yes
    congeal Verb To change from a liquid to solid state perhaps by cold Yes
    congeal Verb To coagulate, make curdled, or semi-solid as gel or jelly Yes
    congeal Verb To make rigid or immobile Yes
    congeal Verb To become congealed, solidify Yes
    refrain Verb To hold back; to restrain; to keep within prescribed bounds; to curb; to govern Yes
    refrain Verb To abstain from Yes
    refrain Verb To keep one's self from action or interference; to hold aloof; to forbear; to abstain Yes
    refrain Noun A phrase or verse which recurs at the end of each of the separate stanzas Yes
    remain Noun State of remaining; stay Yes
    remain Noun That which is left; relic; remainder Yes
    remain Noun That which is left of a human being after the life is gone; relics Yes
    remain Noun The posthumous works or productions, especially literary works of one who is dead Yes
    remain Verb To stay behind while others withdraw; to be left after others have been removed or destroyed; to be left after a number or quantity has been subtracted or cut off; to be left as not included or comprised Yes
    remain Verb To continue unchanged in place, form, or condition, or undiminished in quantity; to abide; to stay; to endure; to last Yes
    remain Verb To await; to be left to Yes
    restrain Verb To control or keep in check Yes
    restrain Verb To deprive of liberty Yes
    restrain Verb To restrict or limit Yes
    retain Verb To keep in possession or use Yes
    retain Verb To keep in one's pay or service Yes
    retain Verb To employ by paying a retainer Yes
    retain Verb To hold secure Yes
    retail Noun The sale of goods directly to the consumer Yes
    retail Adjective Of or relating to the sale of goods directly to the customer Yes
    retail Adverb In retail quantities, or at retail prices Yes
    retail Verb To sell at retail, or in small quantities directly to customers Yes
    absolve Verb To set free, release, or discharge from obligations, debts, responsibility, etc. Yes
    absolve Verb To pronounce free from or give absolution for a penalty, blame, sin, or guilt Yes
    dissolve Verb To disintegrate by immersing it into a liquid Yes
    dissolve Verb To disperse, to drive to part Yes
    resolve Verb To find a solution to a problem Yes
    resolve Verb To make a firm decision to do something Yes
    respond Verb To say something in return; to answer; to reply Yes
    respond Verb To act in return; to do something in response Yes
    respond Verb To correspond; to suit Yes
    respond Verb To satisfy; to answer Yes
    respond Noun A response 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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