imperfectly: Associated Words
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  • albeit
    Even though; although; notwithstanding. Chaucer.
    Albeit so masked, Madam, I love the truth. Tennyson.

  • imitable
    Capble of being imitated or copied.
    The characters of man placed in lower stations of life are more usefull, as being imitable by great numbers. Atterbury.

  • palings
    • noun a close friend who accompanies his buddies in their activities
      crony; sidekick; buddy; chum; brother.
    • verb become friends; act friendly towards
      chum up; pal up.

  • substitutable
    • adjective satellite (of words) interchangeable in a given context without changing the import of the expression
    • adjective satellite capable of being exchanged for another or for something else that is equivalent
      commutable.

  • howsoever
    In what manner soever; to whatever degree or extent; however.
    I am glad he's come, howsoever he comes. Shak.

  • appropriable
    • adjective satellite that can be appropriated
      • appropriable funds

  • suppurate
    • verb cause to ripen and discharge pus
      mature.
      • The oil suppurates the pustules
    • verb ripen and generate pus
      fester; maturate.
      • her wounds are festering

  • weaponed
    • adjective satellite carrying weapons
      equipped.

  • coagulates
    • verb change from a liquid to a thickened or solid state
      clot.
      • coagulated blood
    • verb cause to change from a liquid to a solid or thickened state
      clot.

  • masticated
    • verb grind and knead
      • masticate rubber
    • verb chew (food); to bite and grind with the teeth
      chew; manducate; jaw.
      • He jawed his bubble gum
      • Chew your food and don't swallow it!
      • The cows were masticating the grass

  • slumbered
    • noun a natural and periodic state of rest during which consciousness of the world is suspended
      sleep.
      • he didn't get enough sleep last night
      • calm as a child in dreamless slumber
    • noun a dormant or quiescent state

  • effectuates
    • verb produce
      set up; effect.
      • The scientists set up a shock wave

  • functioned
    • noun (mathematics) a mathematical relation such that each element of a given set (the domain of the function) is associated with an element of another set (the range of the function)
      single-valued function; mathematical function; mapping; map.
    • noun what something is used for
      use; role; purpose.
      • the function of an auger is to bore holes
      • ballet is beautiful but what use is it?

  • assonant
    • adjective satellite having the same sound (especially the same vowel sound) occurring in successive stressed syllables
      • note the assonant words and syllables in `tilting at windmills'
    • adjective satellite having the same vowel sound occurring with different consonants in successive words or stressed syllables

  • olde
    Sorry, we do not have the definition for this word.
  • conchoidal
    (Min.) Having elevations or depressions in form like one half of a bivalve shell; -- applied principally to a surface produced by fracture.
  • very
    • adjective satellite precisely as stated
      • the very center of town
    • adjective satellite being the exact same one; not any other:
      identical; selfsame.
      • this is the identical room we stayed in before
      • the themes of his stories are one and the same
      • saw the selfsame quotation in two newspapers
      • on this very spot
      • the very thing he said yesterday
      • the very man I want to see

  • ballasted
    • noun any heavy material used to stabilize a ship or airship
    • noun coarse gravel laid to form a bed for streets and railroads

  • correlate
    • noun either of two or more related or complementary variables
      correlative.
    • verb to bear a reciprocal or mutual relation
      • Do these facts correlate?

  • palindromic
    Of, pertaining to, or like, a palindrome.
  • hitherto
    • adverb used in negative statement to describe a situation that has existed up to this point or up to the present time
      til now; so far; up to now; heretofore; thus far; until now; as yet; yet.
      • So far he hasn't called
      • the sun isn't up yet

  • comprehended
    • adjective satellite fully understood or grasped
      appreciated; apprehended.
      • dangers not yet appreciated
      • these apprehended truths
      • a thing comprehended is a thing known as fully as it can be known
    • verb get the meaning of something
      grok; apprehend; dig; comprehend; grasp; compass; savvy; get the picture.
      • Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter?

  • somewhat
    • adverb to a small degree or extent
      slightly; more or less.
      • his arguments were somewhat self-contradictory
      • the children argued because one slice of cake was slightly larger than the other
    • adverb to a moderately sufficient extent or degree
      fairly; pretty; passably; reasonably; moderately; jolly; middling.
      • pretty big
      • pretty bad
      • jolly decent of him
      • the shoes are priced reasonably
      • he is fairly clever with computers

  • ossified
    • adjective satellite set in a rigidly conventional pattern of behavior, habits, or beliefs
      fossilised; fossilized.
      • obsolete fossilized ways
      • an ossified bureaucratic system
    • verb become bony
      ossify.
      • The tissue ossified

  • still
    • noun a static photograph (especially one taken from a movie and used for advertising purposes)
      • he wanted some stills for a magazine ad
    • noun (poetic) tranquil silence
      hush; stillness.
      • the still of the night

  • competitive
    • adjective involving competition or competitiveness
      competitory.
      • competitive games
      • to improve one's competitive position
    • adjective satellite subscribing to capitalistic competition
      private-enterprise; free-enterprise.

  • though
    • adverb (postpositive) however
      • it might be unpleasant, though

  • organizable
    Capable of being organized; esp. (Biol.), capable of being formed into living tissue; as, organizable matter.
  • scoundrel
    • noun a wicked or evil person; someone who does evil deliberately
      villain.

  • contestable
    • adjective capable of being contested

  • valentinian
    (Eccl. Hist.) One of a school of Judaizing Gnostics in the second century; -- so called from Valentinus, the founder.
  • cleavable
    • adjective satellite capable of being cleaved

  • admittedly
    • adverb as acknowledged
      true; confessedly; avowedly.
      • true, she is the smartest in her class

  • monetized
    • verb give legal value to or establish as the legal tender of a country
      monetise.
      • They monetized the lira

  • operates
    • verb direct or control; projects, businesses, etc.
      run.
      • She is running a relief operation in the Sudan
    • verb perform as expected when applied
      function; go; work; run.
      • The washing machine won't go unless it's plugged in
      • Does this old car still run well?
      • This old radio doesn't work anymore

  • tradable
    Sorry, we do not have the definition for this word.
  • cavaliers
    • noun a gallant or courtly gentleman
      chevalier.
    • noun a royalist supporter of Charles I during the English Civil War
      Royalist.

  • drained
    • adjective emptied or exhausted of (as by drawing off e.g. water or other liquid)
      • a drained marsh
      • a drained tank
      • a drained and apathetic old man...not caring any longer about anything
    • verb flow off gradually
      run out; drain.
      • The rain water drains into this big vat

  • heretofore
    • adverb used in negative statement to describe a situation that has existed up to this point or up to the present time
      til now; so far; up to now; hitherto; thus far; until now; as yet; yet.
      • So far he hasn't called
      • the sun isn't up yet

  • apprehended
    • adjective satellite fully understood or grasped
      appreciated; comprehended.
      • dangers not yet appreciated
      • these apprehended truths
      • a thing comprehended is a thing known as fully as it can be known
    • verb get the meaning of something
      grok; apprehend; dig; comprehend; grasp; compass; savvy; get the picture.
      • Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter?

  • behave
    • verb behave in a certain manner; show a certain behavior; conduct or comport oneself
      do; act.
      • You should act like an adult
      • Don't behave like a fool
      • What makes her do this way?
      • The dog acts ferocious, but he is really afraid of people
    • verb behave in a certain manner
      acquit; comport; bear; conduct; carry; deport.
      • She carried herself well
      • he bore himself with dignity
      • They conducted themselves well during these difficult times

  • christianized
    • verb adapt in the name of Christianity
      • some people want to Christianize ancient pagan sites
    • verb convert to Christianity
      Christianise.
      • missionaries have tried to Christianize native people all over the world

  • translates
    • verb restate (words) from one language into another language
      render; interpret.
      • I have to translate when my in-laws from Austria visit the U.S.
      • Can you interpret the speech of the visiting dignitaries?
      • She rendered the French poem into English
      • He translates for the U.N.
    • verb change from one form or medium into another
      transform.
      • Braque translated collage into oil

  • combusted
    • verb cause to burn or combust
      burn.
      • The sun burned off the fog
      • We combust coal and other fossil fuels
    • verb start to burn or burst into flames
      ignite; catch fire; take fire; erupt; conflagrate.
      • Marsh gases ignited suddenly
      • The oily rags combusted spontaneously

  • correlates
    • noun either of two or more related or complementary variables
      correlative.
    • verb to bear a reciprocal or mutual relation
      • Do these facts correlate?

  • moralised
    • verb interpret the moral meaning of
      moralize.
      • moralize a story
    • verb speak as if delivering a sermon; express moral judgements
      preachify; moralize; sermonise; sermonize.
      • This man always sermonizes

  • scarborough
    Sorry, we do not have the definition for this word.
  • charted
    • noun a visual display of information
    • noun a map designed to assist navigation by air or sea

  • ripen
    • verb cause to ripen or develop fully
      mature.
      • The sun ripens the fruit
      • Age matures a good wine
    • verb grow ripe
      • The plums ripen in July

  • acquainted
    • adjective satellite having fair knowledge of
      • they were acquainted
      • fully acquainted with the facts
    • verb cause to come to know personally
      acquaint; present; introduce.
      • permit me to acquaint you with my son
      • introduce the new neighbors to the community

  • remain
    • verb stay the same; remain in a certain state
      rest; stay.
      • The dress remained wet after repeated attempts to dry it
      • rest assured
      • stay alone
      • He remained unmoved by her tears
      • The bad weather continued for another week
    • verb continue in a place, position, or situation
      continue; stay on; stay.
      • After graduation, she stayed on in Cambridge as a student adviser
      • Stay with me, please
      • despite student protests, he remained Dean for another year
      • She continued as deputy mayor for another year

  • assimilated
    • verb take up mentally
      absorb; take in; ingest.
      • he absorbed the knowledge or beliefs of his tribe
    • verb become similar to one's environment
      • Immigrants often want to assimilate quickly

  • understood
    • adjective fully apprehended as to purport or meaning or explanation
      • the understood conditions of troop withdrawal were clear
    • verb know and comprehend the nature or meaning of
      understand.
      • She did not understand her husband
      • I understand what she means

  • erased
    • verb remove from memory or existence
      wipe out.
      • The Turks erased the Armenians in 1915
    • verb remove by or as if by rubbing or erasing
      efface; wipe off; score out; rub out.
      • Please erase the formula on the blackboard--it is wrong!

  • operate
    • verb direct or control; projects, businesses, etc.
      run.
      • She is running a relief operation in the Sudan
    • verb perform as expected when applied
      function; go; work; run.
      • The washing machine won't go unless it's plugged in
      • Does this old car still run well?
      • This old radio doesn't work anymore

  • fits
    • noun a display of bad temper
      conniption; tantrum; scene.
      • he had a fit
      • she threw a tantrum
      • he made a scene
    • noun a sudden uncontrollable attack
      paroxysm; convulsion.
      • a paroxysm of giggling
      • a fit of coughing
      • convulsions of laughter

  • digested
    • noun a periodical that summarizes the news
    • noun something that is compiled (as into a single book or file)
      compilation.

  • bat
    • noun nocturnal mouselike mammal with forelimbs modified to form membranous wings and anatomical adaptations for echolocation by which they navigate
      chiropteran.
    • noun (baseball) a turn trying to get a hit
      at-bat.
      • he was at bat when it happened
      • he got four hits in four at-bats

  • correlated
    • adjective satellite mutually related
      correlative; correlate.
    • verb to bear a reciprocal or mutual relation
      correlate.
      • Do these facts correlate?

  • grasped
    • noun understanding of the nature or meaning or quality or magnitude of something
      appreciation; hold.
      • he has a good grasp of accounting practices
    • noun the limit of capability
      range; reach; compass.
      • within the compass of education



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