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  • noun any location known for vice and corruption
  • noun (Old Testament) an ancient city near the Dead Sea that (along with Gomorrah) was destroyed by God for the wickedness of its inhabitants

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  • adverb in a wanton manner
    • the animals were killed wantonly for sport
  • adverb in a licentious and promiscuous manner
    promiscuously; licentiously.
    • this young girl has to share a room with her mother who lives promiscuously

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  • noun a port city on the southwestern coast of Honshu in Japan; on August 6, 1945 Hiroshima was almost completely destroyed by the first atomic bomb dropped on a populated area

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  • adverb in a meaningless and purposeless manner
    • these innocent bystanders were senselessly killed
  • adverb in an unreasonably senseless manner
    • these temples were mindlessly destroyed by the Red Guards

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  • adjective satellite having no justifying cause or reason
    • a senseless, causeless murder
    • a causeless war that never had an aim
    • an apparently arbitrary and reasonless change
  • adjective satellite having no cause or apparent cause
    fortuitous; uncaused.
    • a causeless miracle
    • fortuitous encounters--strange accidents of fortune
    • we cannot regard artistic invention as...uncaused and unrelated to the times

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  • adverb in an irreparable manner or to an irreparable degree

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  • adjective satellite not informed through reading
    • he seems to have been wholly unread in political theory"- V.L.Parrington

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  • noun a criminal who illegally sets fire to property
    incendiary; firebug.

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  • noun ancient city to the southeast of Naples that was buried by a volcanic eruption from Vesuvius

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A hypothetical land, or continent, supposed by some to have existed formerly in the Indian Ocean, of which Madagascar is a remnant. Herschel.

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  • noun social insect living in organized colonies; characteristically the males and fertile queen have wings during breeding season; wingless sterile females are the workers
    ant; emmet.

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  • noun a bomb that is designed to start fires; is most effective against flammable targets (such as fuel)
    incendiary; incendiary bomb.
  • verb attack with incendiary bombs
    • The rioters fire-bombed the stores

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  • adjective satellite one thing at a time
    stepwise; in small stages; bit-by-bit; step-by-step.
  • adverb a little bit at a time
    little by little; in stages; bit by bit.
    • the research structure has developed piecemeal

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  • noun the speech act of refuting conclusively
  • noun evidence that refutes conclusively

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  • noun according to legend, an island in the Atlantic Ocean that Plato said was swallowed by an earthquake

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  • adverb in a disloyal and faithless manner
    faithlessly; false; treacherously; traitorously.
    • he behaved treacherously
    • his wife played him false

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  • adverb in an irretrievable manner
    • it is irretrievably lost

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  • noun an ancient city state on the north African coast near modern Tunis; founded by Phoenicians; destroyed and rebuilt by Romans; razed by Arabs in 697

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  • adjective having or involving the use of hands
    • a handed, tree-living animal
    • a four-handed card game
  • verb place into the hands or custody of
    give; turn over; reach; hand; pass; pass on.
    • hand me the spoon, please
    • Turn the files over to me, please
    • He turned over the prisoner to his lawyers

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  • noun an ancient Assyrian city on the Tigris across from the modern city of Mosul in the northern part of what is now known as Iraq

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  • adverb in an irreversible manner
    • this old tradition is irreversibly disappearing

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  • noun a city in southern Japan on Kyushu; a leading port and shipbuilding center; on August 9, 1945 Nagasaki became the second populated area to receive an atomic bomb

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  • adverb with unfortunate consequences
    • catastrophically complex

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  • noun the capital and largest city of Nicaragua
    capital of Nicaragua; Nicaraguan capital.

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

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  • noun (Judaism) the place of worship for a Jewish congregation
    temple; tabernacle.

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  • adverb in a humane manner
    • let's treat the prisoners of war humanely

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  • noun (Islam) a Muslim place of worship that usually has a minaret

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  • adjective impossible to remedy or correct or redress
    • an irremediable error
    • irremediable defects of character

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  • adjective satellite not yet opened or unsealed
    • unopened Christmas presents

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  • noun an aircraft designed and used for combat
    military plane.

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An emphasized form of the personal pronoun of the second person; -- used as a subject commonly with thou; as, thou thyself shalt go; that is, thou shalt go, and no other. It is sometimes used, especially in the predicate, without thou, and in the nominative as well as in the objective case.
Thyself shalt see the act. Shak.
Ere I do thee, thou to thyself wast cruel. Milton.

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  • adverb in a barbarous manner
    • they were barbarously murdered

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(Gr. Myth.) A daughter of Cadmus, and by Zeus mother of Bacchus.

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  • adjective impossible to replace
    • irreplaceable antiques

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  • adjective satellite designed or having the power to deter or prevent an anticipated situation or occurrence
    • a preemptive business offer

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  • noun an ancient city in central Palestine founded in the 9th century BC as the capital of the northern Hebrew kingdom of Israel; the site is in present-day northwestern Jordan

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(Zoöl.) A small hemipterous insect (Phylloxera vastatrix) allied to the aphids. It attacks the roots and leaves of the grapevine, doing great damage, especially in Europe. ✍ It exists in several forms, some of which are winged, other wingless. One form produces galls on the leaves and twigs, another affects the roots, causing galls or swellings, and often killing the vine.

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  • adverb for a limitless time
    everlastingly; evermore; eternally.
    • no one can live forever
    • brightly beams our Father's mercy from his lighthouse evermore"- P.P.Bliss
  • adverb for a very long or seemingly endless time
    forever and a day.
    • she took forever to write the paper
    • we had to wait forever and a day

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  • noun the social system that developed in Europe in the 8th century; vassals were protected by lords who they had to serve in war
    feudal system.

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  • adverb in a callous way
    • he callously exploited their feelings

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  • adjective incapable of being recovered or regained

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  • noun a field planted with corn
    corn field.

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  • adverb without pity; in a merciless manner
    mercilessly; remorselessly; unmercifully.
    • he was mercilessly trounced by his opponent in the House

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  • adjective satellite charging or suggestive of guilt or blame
    criminatory; criminative; incriminatory.
    • incriminatory testimony
  • verb suggest that someone is guilty
    incriminate; imply; inculpate.

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  • noun a criminal who illegally sets fire to property
    incendiary; firebug.

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  • noun an ancient city that was the capital of the ancient Persian Empire; now in ruins

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  • noun an inhabitant of ancient Babylon
  • noun the ideographic and syllabic writing system in which the ancient Babylonian language was written

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  • adverb in a vindictive, revengeful manner
    revengefully; vindictively.
    • he plotted vindictively against his former superiors

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  • noun a hazard on a golf course
    trap; sand trap.
  • noun a large container for storing fuel
    • the ship's bunkers were full of coal

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  • noun any opponent of technological progress
  • noun one of the 19th century English workmen who destroyed laborsaving machinery that they thought would cause unemployment

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  • noun a former town in Boeotia; site of a battle between the Greeks and Persians in 479 BC
  • noun a defeat of the Persian army by the Greeks at Plataea in 479 BC
    battle of Plataea.

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  • adverb in a heartless manner
    • she behaves rather heartlessly toward her admirers

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  • noun a destroyer of images used in religious worship
    image breaker.
  • noun someone who attacks cherished ideas or traditional institutions

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  • noun a small round woman's hat
    turban; toque.
  • noun a small case for holding pills

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  • adjective satellite without reservation or exception
    unlimited; straight-out.
  • adverb without restrictions or stipulations or further payments
    • buy outright

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  • adverb in a focal manner
    • the submucosa was focally infiltrated

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  • adverb (of childbirth) before the end of the normal period of gestation
    • the child was born prematurely
  • adverb too soon; in a premature manner
    • I spoke prematurely

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  • adverb in a methodical manner
    • she worked methodically

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  • adverb with the involvement of two parties or governments
    • they worked out an agreement bilaterally
  • adverb so as to involve two sides or parts

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  • adverb in a ceremonial manner
    • he was ceremonially sworn in as President

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  • adverb in a vindictive, revengeful manner
    revengefully; vengefully.
    • he plotted vindictively against his former superiors

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  • adjective satellite lasting, open, or operating through the whole night
    nightlong; all-night.
    • a nightlong vigil
    • an all-night drugstore
    • an overnight trip
  • adverb during or for the length of one night
    • the fish marinates overnight

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  • adverb without pity; in a merciless manner
    pitilessly; remorselessly; unmercifully.
    • he was mercilessly trounced by his opponent in the House

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  • adverb completely and without qualification; used informally as intensifiers
    absolutely; perfectly; dead.
    • 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

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  • noun a structure that allows people or vehicles to cross an obstacle such as a river or canal or railway etc.
  • noun a circuit consisting of two branches (4 arms arranged in a diamond configuration) across which a meter is connected
    bridge circuit.

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  • noun a rural area where farming is practiced
    farming area.
  • noun arable land that is worked by plowing and sowing and raising crops
    cultivated land; tilled land; ploughland; tilth; plowland; tillage.

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  • adverb in a willful manner
    • she had willfully deceived me

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  • adjective clearing of guilt or blame

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  • noun a village in Palestine near the north end of the Dead Sea; in the Old Testament it was the first place taken by the Israelites under Joshua as they entered the Promised Land

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  • adverb in a pointless manner
    • he spent his life in pointlessly tiresome drudgery

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  • noun an ancient town on Crete where Bronze Age culture flourished from about 2000 BC to 1400 BC
    Cnossus; Cnossos.

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  • adverb in a thoughtless manner
    unthinkingly; unthinking.
    • he stared thoughtlessly at the picture
  • adverb showing thoughtlessness
    • he treated his parents thoughtlessly

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The chief city of Palestine, intimately associated with the glory of the Jewish nation, and the life and death of Jesus Christ.

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  • adverb without pain
    • after the surgery, she could move her arms painlessly

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  • noun a native or inhabitant of Iraq
    • the majority of Iraqi are Arab Shiite Muslims although Sunni Muslims control the government
  • adjective of or relating to Iraq or its people or culture
    • Iraqi oil
    • Iraqi refugees

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  • adjective satellite taking place in the presence of oxygen
    • oxidative glycolysis
    • oxidative rancidity

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  • noun the financial means whereby one lives
    living; support; bread and butter; sustenance; keep.
    • each child was expected to pay for their keep
    • he applied to the state for support
    • he could no longer earn his own livelihood

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  • verb take in, also metaphorically
    draw; take up; absorb; soak up; take in; suck up; suck; sop up.
    • The sponge absorbs water well
    • She drew strength from the minister's words
  • verb take (gas, light or heat) into a solution

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  • adjective satellite insusceptible of reform
    unreformable; irreclaimable; unredeemable.
    • vicious irreclaimable boys
    • irredeemable sinners
  • adjective satellite (of paper money) not convertible into coin at the pleasure of the holder

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  • noun capital and largest city of Iraq; located on the Tigris River
    capital of Iraq; Bagdad.
    • Baghdad is one of the great cities of the Muslim world

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  • noun a localized and violently destructive windstorm occurring over land characterized by a funnel-shaped cloud extending toward the ground
  • noun a purified and potent form of cocaine that is smoked rather than snorted; highly addictive
    crack cocaine; crack.

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  • noun (Akkadian) mother of the gods and consort of Apsu

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

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  • noun an adventurer (especially one who led the Spanish conquest of Mexico and Peru in the 16th century)

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  • noun a low area where the land is saturated with water

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  • adverb without need
    • it would needlessly bring badness into the world

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  • noun tall fan palm of Africa and India and Malaysia yielding a hard wood and sweet sap that is a source of palm wine and sugar; leaves used for thatching and weaving
    wine palm; lontar; palmyra palm; Borassus flabellifer; longar palm; toddy palm.

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  • adverb to a complete degree or to the full or entire extent (`whole' is often used informally for `wholly')
    all; whole; wholly; completely; altogether; entirely.
    • he was wholly convinced
    • entirely satisfied with the meal
    • it was completely different from what we expected
    • was completely at fault
    • a totally new situation
    • the directions were all wrong
    • it was not altogether her fault
    • an altogether new approach
    • a whole new idea

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  • noun the state of being held in high esteem and honor
  • noun notoriety for some particular characteristic
    • his reputation for promiscuity

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  • noun a malicious woman with a fierce temper
    vixen; harpy.

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  • noun someone who operates an aircraft
    flier; flyer; aeronaut; aviator.

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(Myth.) The supreme male divinity of the Phoenician and Canaanitish nations. ✍ The name of this god occurs in the Old Testament and elsewhere with qualifying epithets subjoined, answering to the different ideas of his character; as, Baal-berith (the Covenant Baal), Baal-zebub (Baal of the fly).

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  • noun uncastrated adult male horse
  • adjective satellite constituting the full quantity or extent; complete
    total; full.
    • an entire town devastated by an earthquake
    • gave full attention
    • a total failure

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  • noun the yield from plants in a single growing season
  • noun a cultivated plant that is grown commercially on a large scale

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  • adverb in a vicious manner
    savagely; viciously.
    • he was viciously attacked

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  • noun a large structure at an airport where aircraft can be stored and maintained
    repair shed; airdock.

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  • noun a very large wine bottle holding the equivalent of 20 normal bottles of wine; used especially for display
  • noun (Old Testament) king of Chaldea who captured and destroyed Jerusalem and exiled the Israelites to Babylonia (630?-562 BC)
    Nebuchadrezzar II; Nebuchadrezzar; Nebuchadnezzar II.

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  • noun the basic structure or features of a system or organization
  • noun the stock of basic facilities and capital equipment needed for the functioning of a country or area
    • the industrial base of Japan

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  • adverb in a willful manner
    • she had willfully deceived me

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  • adjective satellite too numerous to be counted
    unnumbered; numberless; unnumerable; innumerable; unnumberable; uncounted; myriad; multitudinous; infinite; innumerous.
    • incalculable riches
    • countless hours
    • an infinite number of reasons
    • innumerable difficulties
    • the multitudinous seas
    • myriad stars
    • untold thousands

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  • noun a cataclysm resulting from a destructive sea wave caused by an earthquake or volcanic eruption
    • a colossal tsunami destroyed the Minoan civilization in minutes

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