Vocabulary Exercise: Definitions

List Number: 10519

Vocabulary Practice

    Word * Part of Speech Definition Audio Available?
    arbitrate Verb To make a judgment as an arbitrator or arbiter Yes
    arbitrate Verb To submit a dispute to such judgment Yes
    armament Noun A body of forces equipped for war Yes
    armament Noun All the cannon and small arms collectively, with their equipment belonging to a ship or a fortification Yes
    armament Noun Any equipment for resistance Yes
    armistice Noun A ceasefire; a truce Yes
    architect Noun A professional who designs buildings or other structures, or who prepares plans and superintends construction Yes
    architect Noun A person who plans, devises, or contrives the achievement of a desired result Yes
    architect Verb To design, plan, or orchestrate Yes
    archery Noun The practice or sport of shooting arrows with a bow Yes
    archery Noun A group of archers Yes
    barbarism Noun A barbaric act Yes
    barbarism Noun The condition of existing barbarically Yes
    barbarism Noun The use of words, forms, or expressions considered incorrect or unacceptable, such as a mispronunciation Yes
    decimal Noun The number system that uses the digits 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9 Yes
    decimal Noun A number expressed in the decimal number system Yes
    decimal Noun A decimal place, a digit to the right of the decimal point in a decimal Yes
    decimal Adjective Concerning numbers expressed in decimal or mathematical calculations performed using decimal Yes
    despotism Noun Government by a singular authority, either a single person or tight-knit group, which rules with absolute power Yes
    emphasis Noun Special weight or forcefulness given to something considered important Yes
    emphasis Noun Special attention or prominence given to something Yes
    emphasis Noun Prominence given to a syllable or words, by raising the voice or printing in italic or underlined type Yes
    emphasis Noun Related to bold type Yes
    epitaph Noun An inscription on a gravestone, tomb, or mortuary monument about the person buried at that site Yes
    carnival Noun A festive occasion marked by parades and sometimes special foods and other entertainment Yes
    carnival Noun Comic good times marked by special events Yes
    carnival Noun A parade group masquerading, especially when overstepping the bounds of decorum Yes
    carnival Noun The season just before the beginning of the Roman Catholic season of Lent, when New Orleans has its Mardi Gras carnival Yes
    carnival Noun A ritual reversal of a social hierarchy Yes
    carbonate Verb To charge with carbon dioxide Yes
    carbonate Noun Any salt or ester of carbonic acid Yes
    gardener Noun One who gardens; one who grows plants or cultivates a garden Yes

    Vocabulary Word Activities

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    • 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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