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  1. dominate
    be in control
  2. supply
    circulate or distribute or equip with
  3. prize
    something given for victory or superiority in a contest or competition or for winning a lottery
  4. typical
    exhibiting the qualities that identify a group or kind
  5. peer
    look searchingly
  6. pension
    regular payment to allow a person to subsist without working
  7. wing
    a movable organ for flying (one of a pair)
  8. acquisition
    something gained
  9. laughter
    the activity of laughing
  10. deeply
    to a great depth;far down
  11. recognition
    identifying something or someone by remembering
  12. electricity
    a physical phenomenon that can produce light, heat and power
  13. assistance
    the activity of contributing to the fulfillment of a need
  14. roof
    a protective covering that covers or forms the top of a building
  15. retirement
    the state of being withdrawn from one's business
  16. respectively
    in the order given
  17. variation
    the process of being or becoming different
  18. ultimately
    as the end result of a succession or process
  19. proof
    any evidence that helps to establish the truth of something
  20. soil
    material in the top layer of the surface of the earth
  21. smart
    characterized by quickness and ease in learning
  22. layer
    a single thickness of some substance or material
  23. upset
    cause to lose one's composure
  24. tooth
    hard bonelike structures in the jaws of vertebrates
  25. representation
    standing in for someone and speaking on their behalf
  26. preparation
    setting in order in advance some act or purpose
  27. dispute
    the act of coming into conflict
  28. agenda
    a list of matters to be taken up, as at a meeting
  29. emphasis
    intensity or forcefulness of expression
  30. edition
    the form in which a text is published
  31. silver
    a soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal; occurs in argentite and in free form; used in coins and jewelry and tableware and photography
  32. entertainment
    an activity that is diverting and that holds the attention
  33. honest
    marked by truth
  34. undertake
    enter upon an activity or enterprise
  35. retail
    the selling of goods to consumers
  36. wire
    ligament made of metal and used to fasten things or make cages or fences etc
  37. likely
    having a good chance of being the case or of coming about
  38. gay
    someone who practices homosexuality
  39. publication
    the act of issuing printed materials
  40. slight
    small in quantity or degree
  41. unknown
    not known
  42. framework
    the underlying structure
  43. zone
    an area or region distinguished from adjacent parts
  44. restrict
    limit access to
  45. trace
    an indication that something has been present
  46. inch
    a unit of length equal to one-twelfth of a foot
  47. equivalent
    being essentially equal to something
  48. solid
    not soft or yielding to pressure
  49. enterprise
    a purposeful or industrious undertaking
  50. elderly
    very old or advanced in years
  51. owe
    be obliged to pay or repay
  52. governor
    the head of a state authority
  53. uniform
    clothing of distinctive design worn by members of a group
  54. port
    where people and merchandise can enter or leave a country
  55. pitch
    the high or low quality of a sound
  56. arrival
    the act of coming to a certain place
  57. contemporary
    occurring in the same period of time
  58. gate
    a movable barrier in a fence or wall
  59. ease
    freedom from difficulty or hardship or effort
  60. beer
    an alcoholic beverage made by fermenting a cereal with hops
  61. specialist
    an expert devoted to one occupation or branch of learning
  62. assure
    inform positively and with certainty and confidence
  63. profile
    an outline of something, especially a face from the side
  64. mood
    a characteristic state of feeling
  65. episode
    a happening that is distinctive in a series of events
  66. crack
    a narrow opening
  67. numerous
    amounting to a large indefinite number
  68. submit
    yield to the control of another
  69. symptom
    a sensation associated with a particular disease
  70. virtually
    in essence or in effect but not in fact
  71. era
    a period marked by distinctive character
  72. coverage
    the extent to which something is included or discussed
  73. tension
    the action of stretching something tight
  74. cable
    a very strong thick rope made of twisted hemp or steel wire
  75. sensitive
    responsive to physical stimuli
  76. nervous
    of or relating to a system of sensory apparatus
  77. input
    signal going into an electronic system
  78. isolate
    place or set apart
  79. prisoner
    a person who is confined
  80. eliminate
    end, take out, or do away with
  81. tight
    closely constrained or constricted or constricting
  82. wet
    wetness caused by water
  83. secondary
    being of second rank or importance or value
  84. welfare
    something that aids or promotes well-being
  85. recruit
    cause to assemble or enlist in the military
  86. exclude
    prevent from entering; shut out
  87. string
    a lightweight cord
  88. cloud
    a visible mass of water or ice particles suspended at a considerable altitude
  89. persuade
    cause somebody to adopt a certain position or belief
  90. inspire
    serve as the inciting cause of
  91. grand
    large and impressive in physical size or extent
  92. hence
    from that fact or reason or as a result
  93. crew
    an organized group of workers
  94. phenomenon
    any state or process known through the senses
  95. pupil
    a learner who is enrolled in an educational institution
  96. assist
    give help; be of service
  97. restore
    bring back into original existence, function, or position
  98. formula
    a group of symbols that make a mathematical statement
  99. alter
    cause to change; make different
  100. perceive
    become aware of through the senses
  101. routine
    an unvarying or habitual method or procedure
  102. sink
    fall or descend to a lower place or level
  103. stare
    look at with fixed eyes
  104. anymore
    at the present or from now on; usually used with a negative
  105. hero
    someone who fights for a cause
  106. support
    the act of bearing the weight of or strengthening
  107. convert
    change the nature, purpose, or function of something
  108. steady
    securely in position; not shaky
  109. meter
    a basic unit of length (approximately 1.094 yards)
  110. truck
    an automotive vehicle suitable for hauling
  111. nose
    the organ of smell and entrance to the respiratory tract
  112. sail
    a large piece of fabric used to propel a vessel
  113. disaster
    an event resulting in great loss and misfortune
  114. pace
    the relative speed of progress or change
  115. heavily
    slowly, as if burdened by much weight
  116. devote
    dedicate
  117. terrorist
    a radical who advocates violence against civilians
  118. justify
    show to be right by providing proof
  119. vital
    performing an essential function in the living body
  120. fascinate
    attract; cause to be enamored
  121. external
    happening or arising outside some limits or surface
  122. spare
    more than is needed, desired, or required
  123. depression
    a sunken or lowered geological formation
  124. guilty
    responsible for or chargeable with a reprehensible act
  125. underlie
    be underneath
  126. mom
    informal terms for a mother
  127. distinction
    a discrimination between things as different
  128. satisfaction
    the state of being gratified
  129. incorporate
    make into a whole or make part of a whole
  130. pour
    cause to run
  131. sweep
    sweep with a broom or as if with a broom
  132. obligation
    the state of being bound to do or pay something
  133. sir
    term of address for a man
  134. evaluate
    estimate the nature, quality, ability or significance of
  135. anger
    the state of being very annoyed
  136. pub
    tavern consisting of a building with a bar and public rooms
  137. perception
    the process of becoming aware through the senses
  138. naturally
    in a natural or normal manner
  139. currency
    the metal or paper medium of exchange that is presently used
  140. database
    an organized body of related information
  141. initially
    at the beginning
  142. territory
    a region marked off for administrative or other purposes
  143. stream
    a natural body of water flowing on or under the earth
  144. rarely
    not often
  145. height
    distance from the base of something to its top
  146. apparent
    clearly revealed to the mind or the senses or judgment
  147. western
    lying toward or situated in the west
  148. expansion
    the act of increasing in size or volume or quantity or scope
  149. constant
    uninterrupted in time and indefinitely long continuing
  150. muscle
    animal tissue consisting predominantly of contractile cells
  151. scare
    cause fear in
  152. badly
    to a severe or serious degree
  153. everyday
    commonplace and ordinary
  154. boundary
    the line indicating the limit or extent of something
  155. ratio
    relation with respect to comparative quantity or magnitude
  156. essay
    an analytic or interpretive literary composition
  157. scream
    utter a sudden loud cry
  158. withdraw
    pull back or move away or backward
  159. pollution
    contamination of the natural environment
  160. disorder
    a condition in which things are not in their expected places
  161. furniture
    furnishings that make a room or other area ready for occupancy
  162. symbol
    something visible that represents something invisible
  163. apartment
    a suite of rooms of a house divided into separate dwellings
  164. demonstration
    a show or display
  165. analyst
    someone who is skilled at interpreting data
  166. platform
    a raised horizontal surface
  167. steel
    an alloy of iron with small amounts of carbon
  168. cake
    baked good based on a mixture of flour, sugar, eggs, and fat
  169. transform
    change or alter in appearance or nature
  170. wound
    an injury to living tissue
  171. restriction
    an act of limiting
  172. foundation
    the basis on which something is grounded
  173. designer
    someone who creates plans to be used in making something
  174. strain
    exert much effort or energy
  175. innovation
    the act of starting something for the first time
  176. album
    a book of blank pages with pockets or envelopes
  177. singer
    a person who sings
  178. trail
    a path or track
  179. trap
    a device in which something can be caught and penned
  180. loose
    not affixed
  181. extension
    act of expanding in scope
  182. wealth
    property that has economic value
  183. gradual
    proceeding in small stages
  184. tank
    a large vessel for holding gases or liquids
  185. evil
    morally bad or wrong
  186. remarkable
    unusual or striking
  187. tune
    a succession of notes forming a distinctive sequence
  188. grass
    narrow-leaved green herbage: grown as lawns
  189. invitation
    a request to be present or take part in something
  190. transition
    the act of passing from one state or place to the next
  191. frighten
    cause fear in
  192. bid
    propose a payment
  193. breed
    cause to procreate (animals)
  194. extraordinary
    highly unusual or exceptional or remarkable
  195. brilliant
    full of light; shining intensely
  196. advise
    give advice to
  197. stem
    cylinder forming a long narrow part of something
Created on June 27, 2017 (updated June 27, 2017)

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