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  1. particularly
    to a distinctly greater extent or degree than is common
  2. wife
    a married woman; a man's partner in marriage
  3. sport
    active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition
  4. prepare
    make ready or suitable or equip in advance
  5. discuss
    to consider or examine in speech or writing
  6. response
    the speech act of continuing a conversational exchange
  7. voice
    the sound made by the vibration of vocal folds
  8. piece
    a separate part of a whole
  9. finish
    come or bring to an end
  10. suppose
    expect or believe
  11. apply
    employ for a particular purpose
  12. president
    the chief executive of a republic
  13. fire
    the process of combustion of inflammable materials
  14. compare
    examine and note the similarities or differences of
  15. court
    an assembly to conduct judicial business
  16. police
    the force of policemen and officers
  17. store
    a mercantile establishment for the sale of goods or services
  18. poor
    having little money or few possessions
  19. knowledge
    the result of perception, learning, and reasoning
  20. laugh
    produce laughter
  21. arm
    a human limb
  22. heart
    the hollow muscular organ located behind the sternum
  23. source
    the place where something begins
  24. employee
    a worker who is hired to perform a job
  25. manage
    be in charge of, act on, or dispose of
  26. simple
    having few parts; not complex or complicated or involved
  27. bank
    financial institution that accepts deposits and lends money
  28. firm
    not soft or yielding to pressure
  29. cell
    the basic structural and functional unit of all organisms
  30. article
    one of a class of artifacts
  31. fast
    acting or moving or capable of acting or moving quickly
  32. attack
    an offensive against an enemy
  33. foreign
    not deriving from the essential nature of something
  34. surprise
    come upon or take unawares
  35. feature
    a prominent attribute or aspect of something
  36. factor
    anything that contributes causally to a result
  37. pretty
    pleasing by delicacy or grace; not imposing
  38. recent
    of the immediate past or just previous to the present time
  39. affect
    have an influence upon
  40. drop
    let fall to the ground
  41. relate
    give an account of
  42. official
    of or relating to a place of business
  43. financial
    involving fiscal matters
  44. miss
    fail to perceive or to catch with the senses or the mind
  45. art
    the creation of beautiful or significant things
  46. campaign
    related operations aimed at achieving a particular goal
  47. private
    confined to particular persons or groups
  48. pause
    cease an action temporarily
  49. forget
    dismiss from the mind; stop remembering
  50. page
    one side of one leaf of a book or other document
  51. worry
    a strong feeling of anxiety
  52. summer
    the warmest season of the year
  53. drink
    take in liquids
  54. opinion
    a personal belief or judgment
  55. park
    a piece of open land for recreational use in an urban area
  56. represent
    be a delegate or spokesperson for
  57. key
    metal device that allows a lock's mechanism to be rotated
  58. inside
    relating to or being on the side closer to the center or within a defined space
  59. manager
    someone who controls resources and expenditures
  60. international
    concerning or belonging to two or more countries
  61. contain
    hold or have within
  62. notice
    the act of paying attention
  63. wonder
    the feeling aroused by something strange and surprising
  64. nature
    the physical world including plants and animals
  65. structure
    a complex entity made of many parts
  66. section
    one of several parts or pieces that fit with others
  67. I
    the 9th letter of the Roman alphabet
  68. exact
    marked by strict and complete accordance with fact
  69. plant
    a living organism without the power to move
  70. paint
    a substance used as a coating to protect or decorate a surface (especially a mixture of pigment suspended in a liquid); dries to form a hard coating
  71. worker
    a person who works at a specific occupation
  72. press
    exert pressure or force to or upon
  73. whatever
    one or some or every or all without specification
  74. necessary
    absolutely essential
  75. region
    the extended spatial location of something
  76. growth
    changing gradually from a simple to a more complex level
  77. evening
    the latter part of the day
  78. influence
    a power to affect persons or events
  79. respect
    regard highly; think much of
  80. various
    having great diversity or variety
  81. catch
    take hold of so as to seize or stop the motion of
  82. thus
    from that fact or reason or as a result
  83. skill
    an ability that has been acquired by training
  84. attempt
    make an effort
  85. son
    a male human offspring
  86. medium
    the surrounding environment
  87. average
    an intermediate scale value regarded as normal or usual
  88. stock
    a supply of something available for future use
  89. management
    the act of controlling something
  90. character
    a property that defines the individual nature of something
  91. bed
    a piece of furniture that provides a place to sleep
  92. hit
    deal a blow to, either with the hand or with an instrument
  93. establish
    set up or found
  94. indeed
    in truth (often tends to intensify)
  95. final
    an examination administered at the end of an academic term
  96. economy
    the system of production and distribution and consumption
  97. fit
    meeting adequate standards for a purpose
  98. guy
    an informal term for a youth or man
  99. function
    what something is used for
  100. yesterday
    the day immediately before today
  101. image
    a visual representation produced on a surface
  102. size
    the physical magnitude of something (how big it is)
  103. behavior
    the way a person acts toward other people
  104. addition
    the arithmetic operation of summing
  105. determine
    find out or learn with certainty, as by making an inquiry
  106. station
    a facility equipped with special equipment and personnel
  107. population
    the people who inhabit a territory or state
  108. fail
    be unable
  109. environment
    the totality of surrounding conditions
  110. production
    the act or process of making something
  111. contract
    a binding agreement that is enforceable by law
  112. player
    a person who participates in or is skilled at some game
  113. comment
    a statement that expresses a personal opinion
  114. enter
    to come or go into
  115. occur
    come to pass
  116. alone
    isolated from others
  117. significant
    rich in implication
  118. drug
    a substance that is used as a medicine or narcotic
  119. wall
    an architectural partition with a height and length greater than its thickness; used to divide or enclose an area or to support another structure
  120. series
    similar things placed in order or one after another
  121. direct
    proceeding without deviation; straight and short
  122. success
    an event that accomplishes its intended purpose
  123. tomorrow
    the day after today
  124. director
    someone who controls resources and expenditures
  125. clearly
    without doubt or question
  126. lack
    the state of needing something that is absent or unavailable
  127. review
    look at again; examine again
  128. depend
    be contingent upon
  129. race
    a contest of speed
  130. recognize
    perceive to be the same
  131. 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
  132. purpose
    what something is used for
  133. department
    a specialized division of a large organization
  134. gain
    obtain
  135. tree
    a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
  136. college
    an institution of higher education
  137. argue
    have a disagreement about something
  138. board
    a stout length of sawn timber
  139. holiday
    leisure time away from work devoted to rest or pleasure
  140. mark
    a distinguishing symbol
  141. church
    a place for public (especially Christian) worship
  142. machine
    a mechanical or electrical device that transmits energy
  143. achieve
    gain with effort
  144. item
    a distinct part that can be specified separately in a group
  145. prove
    establish the validity of something
  146. cent
    a fractional monetary unit of several countries
  147. season
    one of the natural periods into which the year is divided by the equinoxes and solstices or atmospheric conditions
  148. floor
    the inside lower horizontal surface
  149. stuff
    the tangible substance that goes into a physical object
  150. wide
    having great extent from one side to the other
  151. method
    a way of doing something, especially a systematic way
  152. analysis
    abstract separation of a whole into its constituent parts
  153. election
    vote to select the winner of a position or political office
  154. military
    the armed forces of a nation
  155. hotel
    a building where travelers can pay for lodging and meals and other services
  156. club
    a formal association of people with similar interests
  157. below
    in or to a place that is lower
  158. movie
    a form of entertainment that enacts a story by sound and a sequence of images giving the illusion of continuous movement
  159. doctor
    a person who holds Ph.D. degree from an academic institution
  160. discussion
    an extended communication dealing with a particular topic
  161. sorry
    feeling or expressing regret
  162. challenge
    a call to engage in a contest or fight
  163. nation
    a politically organized body of people under a government
  164. nearly
    slightly short of or not quite accomplished; all but
  165. statement
    the act of affirming or asserting something
  166. link
    connect, fasten, or put together two or more pieces
  167. despite
    contemptuous disregard
  168. introduce
    bring something new to an environment
  169. advantage
    the quality of having a superior or more favorable position
  170. ready
    completely prepared or in condition for immediate action or use or progress
  171. marry
    become someone's spouse
  172. strike
    deliver a sharp blow, as with the hand, fist, or weapon
  173. mile
    a unit of length equal to 1,760 yards or 5,280 feet
  174. seek
    try to locate, discover, or establish the existence of
  175. ability
    the quality of having the means or skills to do something
  176. unit
    a single undivided whole
  177. card
    thin cardboard, usually rectangular
  178. hospital
    a medical institution where sick or injured people are given medical or surgical care
  179. quickly
    with little or no delay
  180. interview
    the questioning of a person ; often conducted by journalists
  181. agreement
    harmony of people's opinions, actions, or characters
  182. release
    grant freedom to; free from confinement
  183. tax
    charge against a citizen's person or property or activity for the support of government
  184. solution
    a homogeneous mixture of two or more substances
  185. capital
    a large alphabetic character used in writing or printing
  186. popular
    regarded with great favor or approval by the general public
  187. specific
    stated explicitly or in detail
  188. beautiful
    pleasing to the senses
  189. fear
    an emotion in anticipation of some specific pain or danger
  190. aim
    point or cause to go towards
  191. television
    an electronic device that receives television signals and displays them on a screen
  192. serious
    of great consequence
  193. target
    a reference point to shoot at
  194. degree
    a specific identifiable position in a continuum or series
  195. pull
    apply force so as to cause motion towards the source of the motion
  196. red
    the chromatic color resembling the hue of blood
Created on June 27, 2017 (updated June 27, 2017)

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