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slickly

  • adverb with superficial plausibility
    glibly.
    • he talked glibly

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sleekly

  • adverb in a sleek glossy manner
    • the wet road was shining sleekly

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immaculately

  • adverb in an immaculate manner
    • gone was the casually dressed Canadian she had thought a backwoodsman--this man was immaculately tailored

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sliver

  • noun a small thin sharp bit or wood or glass or metal
    splinter.
    • he got a splinter in his finger
    • it broke into slivers
  • noun a thin fragment or slice (especially of wood) that has been shaved from something
    paring; shaving.

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neatly

  • adverb with neatness
    • she put the slippers under the bed neatly

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percale

  • noun a fine closely woven cotton fabric

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wet

  • noun wetness caused by water
    moisture.
    • drops of wet gleamed on the window
  • verb cause to become wet
    • Wet your face

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yarn

  • noun the act of giving an account describing incidents or a course of events
    recital; narration.
    • his narration was hesitant
  • noun a fine cord of twisted fibers (of cotton or silk or wool or nylon etc.) used in sewing and weaving
    thread.

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stylishly

  • adverb in a stylish manner
    • she was dressed very stylishly

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impeccably

  • adverb flawlessly
    • the film was impeccably authentic

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ware

  • noun articles of the same kind or material; usually used in combination: `silverware', `software'
  • noun commodities offered for sale
    product; merchandise.
    • good business depends on having good merchandise
    • that store offers a variety of products

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meticulously

  • adverb in a meticulous manner
    • the set was meticulously authentic

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sliver

  • noun a small thin sharp bit or wood or glass or metal
    splinter.
    • he got a splinter in his finger
    • it broke into slivers
  • noun a thin fragment or slice (especially of wood) that has been shaved from something
    paring; shaving.

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straight

  • noun a heterosexual person; someone having a sexual orientation to persons of the opposite sex
    straight person; heterosexual person; heterosexual.
  • noun a poker hand with 5 consecutive cards (regardless of suit)

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yarn

  • noun the act of giving an account describing incidents or a course of events
    recital; narration.
    • his narration was hesitant
  • noun a fine cord of twisted fibers (of cotton or silk or wool or nylon etc.) used in sewing and weaving
    thread.

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tidily

  • adverb in a tidy manner
    • the door gave access to a tidily furnished sitting-room where chintz and oak predominated

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straight

  • noun a heterosexual person; someone having a sexual orientation to persons of the opposite sex
    straight person; heterosexual person; heterosexual.
  • noun a poker hand with 5 consecutive cards (regardless of suit)

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painstakingly

  • adverb in a fastidious and painstaking manner
    fastidiously.
    • it is almost a waste of time painstakingly to learn the routines of selling

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wool

  • noun a fabric made from the hair of sheep
    woolen; woollen.
  • noun fiber sheared from animals (such as sheep) and twisted into yarn for weaving

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mermaid

  • noun half woman and half fish; lives in the sea

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smoothly

  • adverb with no problems or difficulties
    swimmingly.
    • put the plans into effect quickly and smoothly
    • despite of some mishaps, everything went swimmingly
  • adverb in a smooth and diplomatic manner
    • `And now,' he said smoothly, `we will continue the conversation'

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freshly

  • adverb very recently
    fresh; newly; new.
    • they are newly married
    • newly raised objections
    • a newly arranged hairdo
    • grass new washed by the rain
    • a freshly cleaned floor
    • we are fresh out of tomatoes
  • adverb in an impudent or impertinent manner
    pertly; impertinently; impudently; saucily.
    • a lean, swarthy fellow was peering through the window, grinning impudently

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decoration

  • noun something used to beautify
    ornament; ornamentation.
  • noun an award for winning a championship or commemorating some other event
    laurel wreath; palm; medallion; medal; ribbon.

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searcher

  • noun someone making a search or inquiry
    quester; seeker.
    • they are seekers after truth
  • noun a customs official whose job is to search baggage or goods or vehicles for contraband or dutiable items

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wool

  • noun a fabric made from the hair of sheep
    woolen; woollen.
  • noun fiber sheared from animals (such as sheep) and twisted into yarn for weaving

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hair

  • noun a covering for the body (or parts of it) consisting of a dense growth of threadlike structures (as on the human head); helps to prevent heat loss
    • he combed his hair
    • each hair consists of layers of dead keratinized cells
  • noun a very small distance or space
    hair's-breadth; whisker; hairsbreadth.
    • they escaped by a hair's-breadth
    • they lost the election by a whisker

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wavy

  • adjective satellite (of hair) having waves
    • she had long wavy hair
  • adjective satellite uneven by virtue of having wrinkles or waves
    rippled; crinkly; crinkled; wavelike.

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primly

  • adverb in a prissy manner
    prissily.
    • the new teacher alienates the children by behaving prissily

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mane

  • noun long coarse hair growing from the crest of the animal's neck
  • noun growth of hair covering the scalp of a human being
    head of hair.

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nicely

  • adverb in a nice way
    • a nicely painted house

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sideways

  • adjective satellite (of movement) at an angle
    crabwise.
  • adverb with one side forward or to the front
    sidewise; sideway.
    • turned sideways to show the profile
    • crabs seeming to walk sidewise

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fastidiously

  • adverb in a fastidious and painstaking manner
    painstakingly.
    • it is almost a waste of time painstakingly to learn the routines of selling
  • adverb in a fastidious manner
    • he writes extremely musical music, of which the sound is fastidiously calculated and yet agreeably spontaneous and imaginative

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gray

  • noun a neutral achromatic color midway between white and black
    grayness; greyness; grey.
  • noun clothing that is a grey color
    grey.
    • he was dressed in grey

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bang

  • noun a vigorous blow
    knock; belt; bash; smash.
    • the sudden knock floored him
    • he took a bash right in his face
    • he got a bang on the head
  • noun a sudden very loud noise
    bam; blast; eruption; clap.

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pleasingly

  • adverb in a pleasing manner
    • the room was pleasingly large

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mane

  • noun long coarse hair growing from the crest of the animal's neck
  • noun growth of hair covering the scalp of a human being
    head of hair.

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carefully

  • adverb taking care or paying attention
    • they watched carefully
  • adverb as if with kid gloves; with caution or prudence or tact
    cautiously.
    • she ventured cautiously downstairs
    • they handled the incident with kid gloves

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backwards

  • adverb at or to or toward the back or rear
    rearward; rearwards; backward; back.
    • he moved back
    • tripped when he stepped backward
    • she looked rearward out the window of the car
  • adverb in a manner or order or direction the reverse of normal
    backward.
    • it's easy to get the `i' and the `e' backward in words like `seize' and `siege'
    • the child put her jersey on backward

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methodically

  • adverb in a methodical manner
    • she worked methodically

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blond

  • noun a person with fair skin and hair
    blonde.
  • noun a light grayish yellow to near white
    blonde.

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prospector

  • noun someone who explores an area for mineral deposits

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flax

  • noun fiber of the flax plant that is made into thread and woven into linen fabric
  • noun plant of the genus Linum that is cultivated for its seeds and for the fibers of its stem

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curl

  • noun a round shape formed by a series of concentric circles (as formed by leaves or flower petals)
    gyre; ringlet; scroll; whorl; coil; curlicue; roll.
  • noun American chemist who with Richard Smalley and Harold Kroto discovered fullerenes and opened a new branch of chemistry (born in 1933)
    Robert F. Curl; Robert Curl; Robert Floyd Curl Jr..

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pompadour

  • noun a hair style in which the front hair is swept up from the forehead
  • noun French noblewoman who was the lover of Louis XV, whose policies she influenced (1721-1764)
    Marquise de Pompadour; Jeanne Antoinette Poisson.

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carelessly

  • adverb without care or concern
    heedlessly.
    • carelessly raised the children's hopes without thinking of their possible disappointment
  • adverb without caution or prudence
    incautiously.
    • one unfortunately sees historic features carelessly lost when estates fall into unsympathetic hands

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absently

  • adverb in an absentminded or preoccupied manner
    inattentively; absentmindedly; abstractedly.
    • he read the letter absently

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cotton

  • noun soft silky fibers from cotton plants in their raw state
    cotton wool; cotton fiber.
  • noun fabric woven from cotton fibers

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lovingly

  • adverb with fondness; with love
    fondly.
    • she spoke to her children fondly

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assiduously

  • adverb with care and persistence
    • she worked assiduously on the senior thesis

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recruiter

  • noun someone who supplies members or employees
  • noun an official who enlists personnel for military service

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lock

  • noun a fastener fitted to a door or drawer to keep it firmly closed
  • noun a strand or cluster of hair
    curl; ringlet; whorl.

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forelock

  • noun a lock of hair growing (or falling) over the forehead
  • noun a lock of a horse's mane that grows forward between the ears
    foretop.

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slick

  • noun a slippery smoothness
    slickness; slipperiness; slip.
    • he could feel the slickness of the tiller
  • noun a magazine printed on good quality paper
    glossy; slick magazine.

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smartly

  • adverb in a clever manner
    cleverly.
    • they were cleverly arranged
    • a smartly managed business
  • adverb with vigor; in a vigorous manner
    vigorously.
    • he defended his ideas vigorously

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beard

  • noun the hair growing on the lower part of a man's face
    face fungus; whiskers.
  • noun a tuft or growth of hairs or bristles on certain plants such as iris or grasses

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coiffure

  • noun the arrangement of the hair (especially a woman's hair)
    hairdo; hairstyle; coif; hair style.
  • verb arrange attractively
    do; set; coiffe; coif; dress; arrange.
    • dress my hair for the wedding

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hiawatha

  • noun a Native American chieftain who argued for peace with the European settlers (16th century)

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wig

  • noun hairpiece covering the head and made of real or synthetic hair
  • noun British slang for a scolding
    wigging.

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finely

  • adverb in tiny pieces
    • the surfaces were finely granular
  • adverb in an elegant manner
    • finely costumed actors

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broadcloth

  • noun a densely textured woolen fabric with a lustrous finish
  • noun a closely woven silk or synthetic fabric with a narrow crosswise rib

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back

  • noun the posterior part of a human (or animal) body from the neck to the end of the spine
    dorsum.
    • his back was nicely tanned
  • noun the side that goes last or is not normally seen
    rear.
    • he wrote the date on the back of the photograph

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patrol

  • noun a detachment used for security or reconnaissance
  • noun the activity of going around or through an area at regular intervals for security purposes

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tress

  • noun a hairdo formed by braiding or twisting the hair
    twist; braid; plait.

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artfully

  • adverb in an artful manner
    • her foot pointed artfully toward tapering toes
  • adverb in a disingenuous manner
    disingenuously.
    • disingenuously, he asked leading questions abut his opponent's work

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athwart

  • adverb at right angles to the center line of a ship
  • adverb at an oblique angle
    obliquely; aslant.
    • the sun shone aslant into his face

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finger

  • noun any of the terminal members of the hand (sometimes excepting the thumb)
    • her fingers were long and thin
  • noun the length of breadth of a finger used as a linear measure
    finger's breadth; fingerbreadth; digit.

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forward

  • noun the person who plays the position of forward in certain games, such as basketball, soccer, or hockey
  • noun a position on a basketball, soccer, or hockey team

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beard

  • noun the hair growing on the lower part of a man's face
    face fungus; whiskers.
  • noun a tuft or growth of hairs or bristles on certain plants such as iris or grasses

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tirelessly

  • adverb with indefatigable energy
    inexhaustibly; indefatigably.
    • she watched the show indefatigably

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flat

  • noun a level tract of land
    • the salt flats of Utah
  • noun a shallow box in which seedlings are started

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perfectly

  • adverb completely and without qualification; used informally as intensifiers
    absolutely; dead; utterly.
    • an absolutely magnificent painting
    • a perfectly idiotic idea
    • you're perfectly right
    • utterly miserable
    • you can be dead sure of my innocence
    • was dead tired
    • dead right
  • adverb in a perfect or faultless way
    • She performed perfectly on the balance beam
    • spoke English perfectly
    • solved the problem perfectly

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mustache

  • noun an unshaved growth of hair on the upper lip
    moustache.
    • he looked younger after he shaved off his mustache

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systematically

  • adverb in a systematic or consistent manner
    consistently.
    • they systematically excluded women

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fleece

  • noun the wool of a sheep or similar animal
  • noun tanned skin of a sheep with the fleece left on; used for clothing
    sheepskin.

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hastily

  • adverb in a hurried or hasty manner
    in haste; hurriedly.
    • the way they buried him so hurriedly was disgraceful
    • hastily, he scanned the headlines
    • sold in haste and at a sacrifice

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smooth

  • noun the act of smoothing
    • he gave his hair a quick smooth
  • verb make smooth or smoother, as if by rubbing
    smoothen.
    • smooth the surface of the wood

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beautifully

  • adverb in a beautiful manner
    attractively.
    • her face was beautifully made up

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sleek

  • verb make slick or smooth
    slick.
  • adjective satellite well-groomed and neatly tailored; especially too well-groomed
    • sleek figures in expensive clothes

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cotton

  • noun soft silky fibers from cotton plants in their raw state
    cotton wool; cotton fiber.
  • noun fabric woven from cotton fibers

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exhaustively

  • adverb in an exhaustive manner
    thoroughly.
    • we searched the files thoroughly

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upwards

  • adverb spatially or metaphorically from a lower to a higher position
    upward; upwardly; up.
    • look up!
    • the music surged up
    • the fragments flew upwards
    • prices soared upwards
    • upwardly mobile
  • adverb to a later time
    upward; up.
    • they moved the meeting date up
    • from childhood upward

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sherd

  • noun a broken piece of a brittle artifact
    fragment; shard.

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elaborately

  • adverb with elaboration
    in an elaborate way; intricately.
    • it was elaborately spelled out

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tangle

  • noun a twisted and tangled mass that is highly interwoven
    • they carved their way through the tangle of vines
  • noun something jumbled or confused
    maze; snarl.
    • a tangle of government regulations

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moustache

  • noun an unshaved growth of hair on the upper lip
    mustache.
    • he looked younger after he shaved off his mustache

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fowl

  • noun a domesticated gallinaceous bird thought to be descended from the red jungle fowl
    poultry; domestic fowl.
  • noun the flesh of a bird or fowl (wild or domestic) used as food
    bird.

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hair

  • noun a covering for the body (or parts of it) consisting of a dense growth of threadlike structures (as on the human head); helps to prevent heat loss
    • he combed his hair
    • each hair consists of layers of dead keratinized cells
  • noun a very small distance or space
    hair's-breadth; whisker; hairsbreadth.
    • they escaped by a hair's-breadth
    • they lost the election by a whisker

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through

  • adjective satellite having finished or arrived at completion
    done; through with.
    • certain to make history before he's done
    • it's a done deed
    • after the treatment, the patient is through except for follow-up
    • almost through with his studies
  • adjective satellite (of a route or journey etc.) continuing without requiring stops or changes
    • a through street
    • a through bus
    • through traffic

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frantically

  • adverb in an uncontrolled manner
    madly.
    • she fought back madly

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ruthlessly

  • adverb in a ruthless manner
    • the government has been urged to take immediate action to deal ruthlessly with the strikers

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fibre

  • noun a slender and greatly elongated substance capable of being spun into yarn
    fiber.
  • noun any of several elongated, threadlike cells (especially a muscle fiber or a nerve fiber)
    fiber.

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thoroughly

  • adverb in an exhaustive manner
    exhaustively.
    • we searched the files thoroughly
  • adverb completely and absolutely (`good' is sometimes used informally for `thoroughly')
    good; soundly.
    • he was soundly defeated
    • we beat him good

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blonde

  • noun a person with fair skin and hair
    blond.
  • noun a light grayish yellow to near white
    blond.

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hairdresser

  • noun someone who cuts or beautifies hair
    stylist; hairstylist; styler.

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strand

  • noun a pattern forming a unity within a larger structural whole
    • he tried to pick up the strands of his former life
    • I could hear several melodic strands simultaneously
  • noun line consisting of a complex of fibers or filaments that are twisted together to form a thread or a rope or a cable

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detective

  • noun a police officer who investigates crimes
    tec; police detective; investigator.
  • noun an investigator engaged or employed in obtaining information not easily available to the public

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tightly

  • adverb in a tight or constricted manner
    • a tightly packed pub
  • adverb securely fixed or fastened
    • the window was tightly sealed

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nervously

  • adverb in an anxiously nervous manner
    • we watched the stock market nervously
  • adverb with nervous excitement
    • our bodies jumped nervously away at the slightest touch

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squad

  • noun a smallest army unit
  • noun a cooperative unit (especially in sports)
    team.

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fowl

  • noun a domesticated gallinaceous bird thought to be descended from the red jungle fowl
    poultry; domestic fowl.
  • noun the flesh of a bird or fowl (wild or domestic) used as food
    bird.

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cleanly

  • adjective satellite habitually clean
    • cleanly in their persons and habitations
  • adverb in an adroit manner
    flawlessly.
    • he bounced it cleanly off the wall

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upward

  • adjective satellite directed up
    • the cards were face upward
    • an upward stroke of the pen
  • adjective satellite extending or moving toward a higher place
    up.
    • the up staircase
    • a general upward movement of fish

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diagonally

  • adverb in a diagonal manner
    • she lives diagonally across the street from us

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honey

  • noun a sweet yellow liquid produced by bees
  • noun a beloved person; used as terms of endearment
    dear; dearest; love; beloved.

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tops

  • adjective satellite of the highest quality
    first-rate; ace; topnotch; A-one; top-notch; crack; tiptop; super.
    • an ace reporter
    • a crack shot
    • a first-rate golfer
    • a super party
    • played top-notch tennis
    • an athlete in tiptop condition
    • she is absolutely tops
  • noun the upper part of anything
    top.
    • the mower cuts off the tops of the grass
    • the title should be written at the top of the first page

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gently

  • adverb in a gradual manner
    • a gently sloping terrain
  • adverb in a gentle manner
    mildly.
    • he talked gently to the injured animal

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whisker

  • noun a very small distance or space
    hair; hair's-breadth; hairsbreadth.
    • they escaped by a hair's-breadth
    • they lost the election by a whisker
  • noun a long stiff hair growing from the snout or brow of most mammals as e.g. a cat
    sensory hair; vibrissa.

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diligently

  • adverb with diligence; in a diligent manner
    • we may diligently observe the Lord's supper on the first day of the week, diligently preach the gospel, or minister to the saint

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hurriedly

  • adverb in a hurried or hasty manner
    in haste; hastily.
    • the way they buried him so hurriedly was disgraceful
    • hastily, he scanned the headlines
    • sold in haste and at a sacrifice

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forwards

  • adverb at or to or toward the front; (`forrad' and `forrard' are dialectal variations)
    forrad; forrard; forward; frontwards; frontward.
    • he faced forward
    • step forward
    • she practiced sewing backward as well as frontward on her new sewing machine
  • noun the person who plays the position of forward in certain games, such as basketball, soccer, or hockey
    forward.

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scrupulously

  • adverb with extreme conscientiousness
    conscientiously; religiously.
    • he came religiously every morning at 8 o'clock

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out

  • noun (baseball) a failure by a batter or runner to reach a base safely in baseball
    • you only get 3 outs per inning
  • verb to state openly and publicly one's homosexuality
    come out of the closet; come out.
    • This actor outed last year

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finger

  • noun any of the terminal members of the hand (sometimes excepting the thumb)
    • her fingers were long and thin
  • noun the length of breadth of a finger used as a linear measure
    finger's breadth; fingerbreadth; digit.

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severely

  • adverb to a severe or serious degree
    gravely; badly; seriously.
    • fingers so badly frozen they had to be amputated
    • badly injured
    • a severely impaired heart
    • is gravely ill
    • was seriously ill
  • adverb with sternness; in a severe manner
    sternly.
    • `No,' she said sternly
    • peered severely over her glasses

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loosely

  • adverb in a relaxed manner; not rigid
    slackly.
    • his hands lay loosely
  • adverb in a loose manner
    • a union of loosely federated states

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worsted

  • noun a woolen fabric with a hard textured surface and no nap; woven of worsted yarns "he wore a worsted suit"
  • noun a tightly twisted woolen yarn spun from long-staple wool
    worsted yarn.

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investigator

  • noun a scientist who devotes himself to doing research
    researcher; research worker.
  • noun someone who investigates

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backward

  • adjective directed or facing toward the back or rear
    • a backward view
  • adjective (used of temperament or behavior) marked by a retiring nature
    • a backward lover

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