- Hatred; ill will; hostile or unfriendly disposition.
- At an equal pace or rate.
- 1. An appointment (as between lovers) to meet; also, an appointed place or time of meeting.
2. To mutually agree to meet at a certain place; to keep a tryst.
- Existing or being everywhere, or in all places, at the same time.
- 1. Trifling; insignificant; inconsequential.
2. Having no force; inoperative; ineffectual.
- 1. To stay as a temporary resident; to dwell for a time.
1. A temporary stay.
- 1. Marked by a disposition to find fault or raise objections.
2. Calculated to entrap or confuse, as in an argument.
- Causing or inducing sleep.
- To punish severely; also, to chastise verbally; to rebuke; to criticize severely.
- 1. To lie in wait for and attack from ambush.
2. To approach or stop (someone) unexpectedly.
- Obliged; bound in gratitude; indebted.
- Sparing in expenditure; frugal to excess.
- 1. Easy to speak to; receiving others kindly and conversing with them in a free and friendly manner.
2. Gracious; benign.
- [Often capitalized] The spirit of the time; the general intellectual and moral state or temper characteristic of any period of time.
- The use of many words to express an idea that might be expressed by few; indirect or roundabout language.
- 1. A person who wastes, especially one who squanders money; a spendthrift.
2. An idler; a loafer; a good-for-nothing.
- 1. A break or pause in a line of verse, usually occurring in the middle of a line, and indicated in scanning by a double vertical line; for example, "The proper study || of mankind is man" [Alexander Pope, An Essay on Man].
2. Any break, pause, or interruption.
- Shining brightly; radiant; brilliant; resplendent.
- An about-face; a reversal, as in policy or opinion.
- 1. That cannot be removed, erased, or washed away.
2. Making marks that cannot easily be removed or erased.
3. Incapable of being forgotten; memorable.
- Light, playful talk; banter.
- 1. To gain or supplement with great effort or difficulty -- used with 'out'.
2. To increase or make last by being economical -- used with 'out'.
- 1. To entertain with something that delights.
2. To entertain sumptuously with fine food and drink.
1. To feast.
1. A sumptuous feast.
2. A choice food; a delicacy.
- 1. To make milder or less severe; to reduce the intensity of; to ease; to relieve.
2. To appease; to satisfy.
3. To soothe or calm; to pacify.
- A feeling of weariness and dissatisfaction arising from lack of interest; boredom.
- 1. The ninth letter of the Greek alphabet, corresponding to the English i.
2. A very small quantity or degree; a jot; a bit.
- Being a substitute or imitation, usually an inferior one.
- 1. Nearness in place; proximity.
2. Nearness in time.
3. Nearness of relation; kinship.
- 1. A ghost; a specter; a phantom.
2. The thing appearing; the sudden or unexpected appearance of something or somebody.
3. The act of becoming visible; appearance.
4. (Astronomy) The first appearance of a star or other luminary after having been invisible or obscured; -- opposed to occultation.
- 1. Fidelity to one's lord; the feudal obligation by which the tenant or vassal was bound to be faithful to his lord.
2. The oath by which this obligation was assumed.
3. Fidelity; allegiance; faithfulness.
- Wrongdoing, misconduct, or misbehavior, especially by a public official.
- The act or process of self-examination; contemplation of one's own thoughts and feelings; a looking inward.
- Recklessly or presumptuously daring; rash.
- 1. Fit to drink; suitable for drinking; drinkable.
1. A potable liquid; a beverage, especially an alcoholic beverage.
- 1. Manner or bearing, especially as expressive of mood, attitude, or personality; demeanor.
2. Aspect; appearance.
- 1. Sleepy; drowsy; inclined to sleep.
2. Tending to cause sleepiness or drowsiness.
- 1. To make better; to improve.
1. To grow better.
- 1. The gape of the mouth, as of birds.
2. A gaping grin or grimace.
- 1. A medicine of secret composition and unproven or dubious effectiveness; a quack medicine.
2. A usually questionable remedy or scheme; a cure-all.
- Having a variety of colors; of various colors.
- 1. Capable of perceiving by the senses; conscious.
2. Experiencing sensation or feeling.
- Quickness of perception or discernment; shrewdness shown by keen insight.
- 1. Talking much, especially about commonplace or trivial things; talkative.
Pertaining to or disposed to love, especially sexual love; full of love; amorous.
- A denunciation.
- A threat of punishment.
A heated, noisy, or angry dispute; noisy controversy or argument.