1. condescending characteristic of those who treat others with arrogance
  2. deficit spending spending money raised by borrowing
  3. notwithstanding despite anything to the contrary
  4. War of American Independence the revolution of the American Colonies against Great Britain; 1775-1783
  5. independent free from external control and constraint
  6. diversionary landing an amphibious diversionary attack
  7. understanding the condition of someone who knows and comprehends
  8. advice and consent a legal expression in the United States Constitution that allows the Senate to constrain the President's powers of appointment and treaty-making
  9. War of Greek Independence the Greeks rebelled against Turkish rule in 1821
  10. corresponding similar especially in position or purpose
  11. interdependent mutually reliant
  12. yellow-breasted bunting common in Russia and Siberia
  13. outstanding of major significance or importance
  14. interdependence a relation between entities that rely on each other
  15. misunderstanding an interpretation of something that is not correct
  16. three-point landing a landing in which all three wheels of the aircraft touch the ground at the same time
  17. Declaration of Independence the document recording the proclamation of the second Continental Congress (4 July 1776) asserting the independence of the Colonies from Great Britain
  18. emergency landing an unscheduled airplane landing that is made under circumstances (engine failure or adverse weather) not under the pilot's control
  19. instrument landing an aircraft landing made entirely by means of instruments
  20. forced landing an unscheduled airplane landing that is made under circumstances (engine failure or adverse weather) not under the pilot's control

Sign up, it's free!

Whether you're a student, an educator, or a lifelong learner, Vocabulary.com can put you on the path to systematic vocabulary improvement.