1. tentative hesitant or lacking confidence; unsettled in mind or opinion
  2. alternative one of a number of things from which only one can be chosen
  3. pleading in the alternative a pleading that alleges facts so separate that it is difficult to determine which facts the person intends to rely on
  4. patent leather leather with a hard glossy surface
  5. internal drive a drive mounted inside of a computer
  6. continental drift the gradual movement of very large land masses
  7. unadulterated without qualification
  8. inattentive showing a lack of awareness, concentration, or care
  9. patient enduring trying circumstances with even temper
  10. International Wanted Notice an Interpol notice describing a wanted person and asking that he or she be arrested with a view to extradition; a wanted notice that is issued by Interpol at the request of an Interpol member country and distributed to all member countries
  11. patience good-natured tolerance of delay or incompetence
  12. alternate go back and forth
  13. totalitarianism a form of government in which the ruler is unconstrained
  14. obedient plant North American plant having a spike of two-lipped pink or white flowers
  15. Edward Lee Thorndike United States educational psychologist (1874-1949)
  16. patent medicine medicine that is protected by a patent and available without a doctor's prescription
  17. alterative tending to cure or restore to health
  18. unpatterned lacking patterns especially in color
  19. alternatively in place of, or as an alternative to
  20. unpatented (of devices and processes) not protected by patent