1. democracy the orientation of those who favor government by the people
  2. timecard a card recording an employee's starting and quitting times each work day
  3. scared made afraid
  4. semihard somewhat hard
  5. Mass card (Roman Catholic Church) a card sent to a bereaved family that says the sender has arranged for a Mass to be said in memory of the deceased
  6. sluggard an idle slothful person
  7. sash cord a strong cord connecting a sash weight to a sliding sash
  8. skyward toward the sky
  9. safeguard a precautionary measure warding off impending danger
  10. home guard a volunteer unit formed to defend the homeland while the regular army is fighting elsewhere
  11. smart card a plastic card containing a microprocessor that enables the holder to perform operations requiring data that is stored in the microprocessor; typically used to perform financial transactions
  12. stockyard enclosed yard where cattle, pigs, horses, or sheep are kept temporarily
  13. democrat an advocate of rule by and for the people
  14. awkward lacking grace or skill in manner or movement or performance
  15. scarred blemished by injury or rough wear
  16. discard anything that is cast aside
  17. Democrat a member of the older of two major U.S. political parties
  18. post card a card for sending messages by post without an envelope
  19. scorecard (golf) a record of scores (as in golf)
  20. show card a poster advertising a show or play

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