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  1. radius
    a straight line from the center to the perimeter of a circle
  2. raffle
    a lottery in which the prizes are goods rather than money
  3. rain forest
    a forest with heavy annual rainfall
  4. raise
    move upwards
  5. rapt
    feeling great delight and interest
  6. rarely
    not often
  7. rate
    a quantity considered as a proportion of another quantity
  8. raw material
    material suitable for manufacture or use or finishing
  9. reach
    move forward or upward in order to touch
  10. readability
    the quality of written language that makes it easy to read and understand
  11. readiness
    the state of being ready for something
  12. realize
    be fully aware or cognizant of
  13. realty
    property consisting of houses and land
  14. reason
    a logical motive for a belief or action
  15. reasonable
    showing sound judgment
  16. reasoning
    thinking that is organized and logical
  17. reassess
    revise or renew one's appraisal
  18. rebate
    a refund of some fraction of the amount paid
  19. recap
    summarize briefly
  20. receipt
    the act of receiving
  21. recent
    of the immediate past or just previous to the present time
  22. recently
    in the recent past
  23. reception
    the act of taking in
  24. receptionist
    an office worker who answers calls and greets visitors
  25. recognition
    identifying something or someone by remembering
  26. recognize
    perceive to be something or something you can identify
  27. recommendation
    praise of a person or thing as worthy or desirable
  28. recount
    narrate or give a detailed account of
  29. recreational
    of or relating to an activity that diverts or amuses
  30. recruit
    cause to assemble or enlist in the military
  31. recyclable
    capable of being used again
  32. redeem
    exchange or buy back for money; under threat
  33. redesign
    design anew, make a new design for
  34. redevelopment
    the act of improving by renewing and restoring
  35. reduce
    make smaller
  36. reduction
    the act of decreasing something
  37. reevaluate
    revise or renew one's assessment
  38. reference
    the act of consulting
  39. reflect
    throw or bend back from a surface
  40. refresh
    make fresh again
  41. refund
    pay back
  42. refurbish
    improve the appearance or functionality of
  43. regard
    the condition of being honored or respected
  44. regional
    characteristic of a particular area
  45. register
    an official written record of names or events
  46. registration
    the act of enrolling
  47. regularly
    in a regular manner
  48. regulate
    bring into conformity with rules, principles, or usage
  49. regulation
    the act of bringing to uniformity
  50. regulatory
    restricting according to rules or principles
  51. reimbursement
    compensation paid for damages or money already spent
  52. relative
    not absolute or complete
  53. relatively
    by comparison to something else
  54. release
    grant freedom to; free from confinement
  55. relevant
    having a bearing on or connection with the subject at issue
  56. reliable
    able to be depended on; consistent or steady
  57. relieve
    free from a burden, evil, or distress
  58. relieved
    made easier to bear
  59. relocate
    become established in a new place
  60. reluctant
    not eager
  61. rely on
    put trust in with confidence
  62. remain
    continue in a place, position, or situation
  63. remark
    make or write a comment on
  64. remarkable
    unusual or striking
  65. remarkably
    to a remarkable degree or extent
  66. remind
    put in the mind of someone
  67. reminder
    a message that helps you remember something
  68. remove
    take something away as by lifting, pushing, or taking off
  69. renovate
    restore to a previous or better condition
  70. renovation
    the act of improving by renewing and restoring
  71. rent out
    grant the services of or the temporary use of, for a fee
  72. rental
    the act of paying for the use of something
  73. renter
    someone who pays rent to use land or a building or a car that is owned by someone else
  74. reopen
    open again or anew
  75. reorganize
    organize anew
  76. repair
    fix by putting together what is torn or broken
  77. repair shop
    a shop specializing in repairs and maintenance
  78. replace
    put something back where it belongs
  79. replacement
    the act of substituting one person or thing for another
  80. replica
    copy that is not the original
  81. replicate
    reproduce or make an exact copy of
  82. reply
    react verbally
  83. reporter
    a person who investigates or communicates news stories
  84. representative
    serving to typify
  85. reproduce
    make a copy or equivalent of
  86. request
    express the need or desire for; ask for
  87. requested
    asked for
  88. require
    have need of
  89. requirement
    necessary activity
  90. resale
    the selling of something purchased
  91. reservation
    the act of setting aside for some future occasion
  92. reserve
    hold back or set aside, especially for future use
  93. reset
    set anew
  94. resident
    someone who lives at a particular place for a long period
  95. residential
    of or relating to the act of dwelling in a place
  96. resolve
    find a solution or answer
  97. resource
    aid or support that may be drawn upon when needed
  98. respondent
    replying
  99. response
    the speech act of continuing a conversational exchange
  100. responsibility
    the social force that binds you to a course of action
  101. restock
    stock again
  102. restoration
    returning something or someone to a satisfactory state
  103. restore
    bring back into original existence, function, or position
  104. retailer
    a merchant who sells goods directly to consumers
  105. rethink
    change one's mind
  106. retire
    withdraw from active participation
  107. return
    go or come back to place, condition, or activity where one has been before
  108. reusable
    capable of being used again
  109. reuse
    use again after processing
  110. reveal
    make visible
  111. revenue
    the entire amount of income before any deductions are made
  112. review
    look at again; examine again
  113. reward
    compensation for worthy acts or retribution for wrongdoing
  114. rewarding
    providing personal satisfaction
  115. rider
    a traveler who actively sits and travels on an animal
  116. rigorous
    strict; allowing no deviation from a standard
  117. roadway
    a road over which vehicles travel
  118. roast
    cook with dry heat, usually in an oven
  119. robotics
    the study of machines designed to do specific jobs
  120. robust
    sturdy and strong in form, constitution, or construction
  121. role
    the actions and activities assigned to a person or group
  122. room
    an area within a building enclosed by walls and floor and ceiling
  123. roughly
    with rough motion as over a rough surface
  124. route
    an established line of travel or access
  125. run
    move fast by using one's feet
  126. rush
    act or move at high speed
  127. sales
    income (at invoice values) received for goods and services over some given period of time
  128. salesperson
    a person employed to represent a business and to sell its merchandise (as to customers in a store or to customers who are visited)
  129. sample
    a small part intended as representative of the whole
  130. sand
    a loose material consisting of grains of rock or coral
  131. satisfaction
    the state of being gratified
  132. satisfactory
    giving contentment
  133. satisfied
    filled with contentment
  134. satisfy
    meet the requirements or expectations of
  135. save
    bring into safety
  136. scale
    an ordered reference standard
  137. scent
    any property detected by the olfactory system
  138. schedule
    a list of times at which things are planned to occur
  139. scheduling
    setting an order and time for planned events
  140. scholarship
    profound learned knowledge
  141. sculpture
    a three-dimensional work of art
  142. seafaring
    the work of a sailor
  143. seafood
    edible fish or shellfish or roe etc
  144. seamstress
    someone who makes or mends clothes
  145. section
    one of several parts or pieces that fit with others
  146. sector
    a particular aspect of life or activity
  147. secure
    free from danger or risk
  148. security
    the state of being free from danger or injury
  149. seek
    try to locate, discover, or establish the existence of
  150. seldom
    not often
  151. select
    pick out or choose from a number of alternatives
  152. selection
    the act of choosing
  153. separated
    being or feeling set or kept apart from others
  154. sequel
    something that follows something else
  155. sequence
    a following of one thing after another in time
  156. serve
    devote one's life or efforts to, as of countries or ideas
  157. session
    a meeting for execution of a group's functions
  158. set forth
    leave
  159. set up
    create by putting components or members together
  160. setting
    the physical position of something
  161. sewing
    joining or attaching by stitches
  162. shareholder
    someone who owns stock in a corporation
  163. shift
    move very slightly
  164. ship
    a vessel that carries passengers or freight
  165. shipment
    the act of sending off something
  166. shipper
    a company in the business of shipping freight
  167. shipping
    the commercial enterprise of moving goods and materials
  168. shortly
    in the near future
  169. showcase
    a glass container used to store and display items
  170. shut off
    block off the passage through
  171. sidewalk
    walk consisting of a paved area for pedestrians
  172. sign up
    engage by written agreement
  173. signature
    your name written in your own handwriting
  174. significant
    rich in implication
  175. significantly
    in an important manner
  176. simplify
    make easier or reduce in complexity or extent
  177. single
    existing alone or consisting of one entity or part or aspect or individual
  178. singular
    being a single and separate person or thing
  179. sit
    take a seat
  180. site
    the piece of land on which something is located
  181. sizable
    fairly large
  182. skeptic
    someone who habitually doubts accepted beliefs
  183. skilled
    having or showing or requiring special skill
  184. skip
    jump lightly
  185. skyscraper
    a very tall building with many stories
  186. slightly
    to a small degree or extent
  187. slumber
    be asleep
  188. social
    living together or enjoying life in communities
  189. sold-out
    sold completely in advance
  190. solid
    not soft or yielding to pressure
  191. solution
    a homogeneous mixture of two or more substances
  192. sort
    a category of things distinguished by some common characteristic or quality
  193. source
    the place where something begins
  194. southbound
    moving toward the south
  195. space
    the unlimited expanse in which everything is located
  196. speaker
    someone who expresses in language
  197. specialist
    an expert devoted to one occupation or branch of learning
  198. specialized
    developed or designed for a particular activity or function
  199. specific
    stated explicitly or in detail
  200. specifically
    in distinction from others
  201. specification
    the act of naming explicitly
  202. specify
    be particular about
  203. specimen
    a bit of tissue or fluid taken for diagnostic purposes
  204. spending
    the act of spending or disbursing money
  205. spicy
    having an agreeably pungent taste
  206. spokesperson
    an advocate who represents someone else's policy or purpose
  207. sponsor
    an advocate who presents a person
  208. sponsorship
    the act of sponsoring (either officially or financially)
  209. spot
    a point located with respect to surface features of some region
  210. squat
    sit on one's heels
  211. stack
    an orderly pile
  212. staff
    a strong rod or stick with a specialized utilitarian purpose
  213. start out
    take the first step or steps in carrying out an action
  214. state
    the way something is with respect to its main attributes
  215. statement
    the act of affirming or asserting something
  216. status
    the condition or someone or something at a particular time
  217. step
    the act of changing location by raising the foot and setting it down
  218. stick
    a long thin implement resembling a length of wood
  219. stiff
    incapable of or resistant to bending
  220. stock
    a supply of something available for future use
  221. store
    a mercantile establishment for the sale of goods or services
  222. strategically
    with regard to strategy
  223. strategy
    an elaborate and systematic plan of action
  224. streamlined
    made efficient by stripping off nonessentials
  225. strength
    the property of being physically or mentally powerful
  226. stress
    special emphasis attached to something
  227. strive
    attempt by employing effort
  228. structure
    a complex entity made of many parts
  229. struggle
    strenuous effort
  230. stunning
    causing bewilderment, shock, or insensibility
  231. subject
    some situation or event that is thought about
  232. submission
    the act of surrendering power to another
  233. submit
    yield to the control of another
  234. subscriber
    someone who contributes a sum of money
  235. subscription
    agreement expressed by signing your name
  236. subsequent
    following in time or order
  237. subsidiary
    functioning in a supporting capacity
  238. substantial
    real; having a material or factual existence
  239. succeed
    attain success or reach a desired goal
  240. success
    an event that accomplishes its intended purpose
  241. successful
    having succeeded or being marked by a favorable outcome
  242. suggest
    make a proposal; declare a plan for something
  243. suggestion
    an idea that is proposed
  244. suit
    a set of garments for outerwear of the same fabric and color
  245. suited
    meant or adapted for an occasion or use
  246. summary
    a brief statement that presents the main points
  247. supervise
    watch and direct
  248. supervisor
    one who has charge and direction of
  249. supply
    circulate or distribute or equip with
  250. support
    the act of bearing the weight of or strengthening
  251. survey
    determining opinions by interviewing people
  252. sustain
    lengthen or extend in duration or space
  253. sustainability
    the capacity of being prolonged
  254. switch
    device for making or breaking the connections in a circuit
  255. tailor
    a person whose occupation is making and altering garments
  256. take
    get into one's hands
  257. take after
    be similar to a relative
  258. take place
    come to pass
  259. task
    any piece of work that is undertaken or attempted
  260. taxation
    imposition of charges against a citizen's person or property
  261. tear down
    tear down so as to make flat with the ground
  262. technological
    of a practical subject organized by scientific principles
  263. template
    a model or standard for making comparisons
  264. temporary
    not permanent; not lasting
  265. tenant
    someone who pays rent to use property owned by someone else
  266. tentatively
    in a hesitant manner
  267. term
    a limited period of time during which something lasts
  268. terminated
    having come or been brought to a conclusion
  269. testimonial
    praise of a person or thing as worthy or desirable
  270. text
    the words of something written
  271. textile
    artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting fibers
  272. thoroughly
    in an exhaustive manner
  273. thought-provoking
    stimulating interest or thought
  274. thrilled
    feeling intense pleasurable excitement
  275. through
    having finished or arrived at completion
  276. throughout
    from first to last
  277. throw away
    throw or cast away
  278. tier
    one of two or more layers one atop another
  279. tight
    closely constrained or constricted or constricting
  280. tightly
    in a tight or constricted manner
  281. time off
    a time period when you are not required to work
  282. tip
    the extreme end of something, especially something pointed
  283. toiletry
    artifacts used in making your toilet
  284. token
    a disk that can be used in designated slot machines
  285. tool
    an implement used to perform a task or job
  286. top-quality
    surpassing in quality
  287. tour
    a route all the way around a particular place or area
  288. track
    a line or route along which something travels or moves
  289. trade
    the commercial exchange of goods and services
  290. traditional
    consisting of or derived from a practice of long standing
  291. train
    educate for a future role or function
  292. trained
    shaped or conditioned or disciplined by training
  293. trainee
    someone who is being trained
  294. training
    activity leading to skilled behavior
  295. transcript
    a written record of dictated or recorded speech
  296. transform
    change or alter in appearance or nature
  297. transformation
    the act of changing in form or shape or appearance
  298. transition
    the act of passing from one state or place to the next
  299. transportation
    the act of moving something from one location to another
  300. travel expense
    (frequently plural) expenses incurred by an employee in the performance of the job and usually reimbursed by the employer
  301. treat
    apply a process to with the aim of preparing for a purpose
  302. trial
    the act of testing something
  303. trial period
    a period of time during which someone or something is tested
  304. trim
    make a reduction in
  305. tropical
    relating to part of the Earth's surface with hot climate
  306. turn a profit
    make a profit; gain money or materially
  307. turn off
    cause to stop operating by disengaging a switch
  308. turnout
    attendance for a particular event or purpose
  309. tutor
    a person who gives private instruction
  310. typically
    in a manner conforming to a type
  311. unattached
    not fastened together
  312. unavailable
    not accessible or at hand
  313. unbearable
    incapable of being put up with
  314. unbiased
    without prejudice
  315. under way
    in motion; set in motion
  316. undergo
    pass through
  317. underground
    beneath the surface of the earth
  318. undertake
    enter upon an activity or enterprise
  319. unexpected
    not anticipated or planned for
  320. unfortunately
    by bad luck
  321. uninterrupted
    having undisturbed continuity
  322. uniquely
    so as to be unique
  323. unit
    a single undivided whole
  324. unit cost
    calculated cost for a given unit of a product
  325. unlimited
    having no limits in range or scope
  326. unnecessary
    not needed
  327. unplug
    pull the plug of and render inoperable
  328. up to
    busy or occupied with
  329. upcoming
    of the relatively near future
  330. update
    modernize
  331. upgrade
    rate higher; raise in value
  332. upholstery
    covering on a piece of furniture
  333. urban
    relating to a city or densely populated area
  334. urgent
    compelling immediate action
  335. user-friendly
    easy to use
  336. utensil
    an implement for practical use
  337. utmost
    highest in extent or degree
  338. vacancy
    an empty area or space
  339. valid
    well grounded in logic or truth or having legal force
  340. validate
    confirm the legal force of
  341. validation
    finding or testing the truth of something
  342. valuable
    having worth or merit
  343. valuation
    an appraisal of the monetary worth of something
  344. valued
    having value of a specified kind
  345. variation
    the process of being or becoming different
  346. vehicle
    a conveyance that transports people or objects
  347. vendor
    someone who exchanges goods or services for money
  348. venue
    the scene of any event or action
  349. verify
    confirm the truth of
  350. versatile
    having great diversity or variety
  351. view
    the visual percept of a region
  352. vintage
    the oldness of wines
  353. visibility
    quality or degree of being able to be seen
  354. vision
    the ability to see
  355. vital
    performing an essential function in the living body
  356. volume
    the property of something that is great in magnitude
  357. vote
    a choice made by counting people in favor of alternatives
  358. wallet
    a pocket-size case for holding papers and paper money
  359. warehouse
    a storehouse for goods and merchandise
  360. water main
    main (a pipe or conduit) for conveying water
  361. water pipe
    an oriental tobacco pipe with a long flexible tube connected to a container where the smoke is cooled by passing through water
  362. wear
    put clothing on one's body
  363. weary
    physically and mentally fatigued
  364. weeklong
    lasting through a week
  365. whole
    all of something, including all of its elements or parts
  366. wholesome
    characteristic of physical or moral well-being
  367. wholly
    to the full or entire extent
  368. widen
    extend in scope or range or area
  369. window
    a framework of wood or metal that contains a glass windowpane and is built into a wall or roof to admit light or air
  370. wipe
    rub with a circular motion
  371. within
    on the inside
  372. witty
    demonstrating striking cleverness and humor
  373. work
    activity directed toward making or doing something
  374. workplace
    a place where work is done
  375. workstation
    a desktop digital computer that is conventionally considered to be more powerful than a microcomputer
  376. worldwide
    spanning or extending throughout the entire world
  377. wow
    impress greatly
  378. wrapper
    cloak that is folded or wrapped around a person
  379. year-end
    the end of a calendar year
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