Vocabulary Exercise: Definitions

List Number: 10525

Vocabulary Practice

    Word * Part of Speech Definition Audio Available?
    alert Adjective Attentive; awake; on-guard Yes
    alert Noun An alarm Yes
    alert Noun A notification Yes
    alert Verb To give warning to Yes
    assert Verb To affirm; to declare with assurance or plainly or strongly; to state positively Yes
    assert Verb To maintain; to defend Yes
    assert Verb To maintain or defend, as a cause or claim, by words or measures; to vindicate a claim or title to Yes
    avert Verb To turn aside, or away Yes
    avert Verb To ward off, or prevent, the occurrence or effects of Yes
    concern Noun The which affects one's welfare or happiness Yes
    concern Noun The expression of solicitude, anxiety, or compassion toward a thing or person Yes
    concern Noun A business, firm, or enterprise; a company Yes
    concern Verb To be of importance to Yes
    concern Verb To make somebody worried Yes
    avail Noun Benefit; value; profit; advantage toward success Yes
    avail Noun Proceeds Yes
    avail Verb To turn to the advantage of; to be of service to; to profit; to benefit; to help Yes
    avail Verb To promote; to assist Yes
    avail Verb To be of use or advantage; to answer or serve the purpose; to have strength, force, or efficacy sufficient to accomplish the object: Yes
    await Verb To wait for Yes
    await Verb To wait on, serve, or attend to Yes
    await Verb To expect Yes
    await Verb To be in store for; to be ready or in waiting for Yes
    await Verb To watch Yes
    await Verb To wait on or upon Yes
    await Verb To wait; to stay in waiting Yes
    decay Noun A deterioration of condition, or plaque on one's teeth Yes
    decay Verb To deteriorate, to get worse, to lose strength or health, to decline in quality Yes
    decay Verb To rot, to go bad Yes
    declaim Verb To object to noisily; to rail against in speech Yes
    defray Verb To pay or discharge; to serve in payment of; to provide for, as a charge, debt, expenses, costs, etc. Yes
    defray Verb To avert or appease, as by paying off; to satisfy Yes
    prevail Verb To be superior in strength, dominance, influence, or frequency; to have or gain the advantage over others; to have the upper hand; Yes
    prevail Verb To be current, widespread, or predominant; to have currency or prevalence Yes
    prevail Verb To succeed in persuading or inducing Yes
    expert Adjective Extraordinarily capable or knowledgeable Yes
    expert Adjective Characteristic of an expert Yes
    expert Noun A person with extensive knowledge or ability in a given subject Yes
    expert Noun A player ranking just below master 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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