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incline

  • noun an elevated geological formation
    slope; side.
    • he climbed the steep slope
    • the house was built on the side of a mountain
  • noun an inclined surface connecting two levels
    ramp.

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chez

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avions

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quoi

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savour

  • noun the taste experience when a savoury condiment is taken into the mouth
    nip; tang; flavour; savor; sapidity; smack; flavor; relish.
  • verb have flavor; taste of something
    taste; savor.

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constatation

  • noun an assumption that is basic to an argument
    basic assumption; self-evident truth.

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amuse

  • verb occupy in an agreeable, entertaining or pleasant fashion
    disport; divert.
    • The play amused the ladies
  • verb make (somebody) laugh
    • The clown amused the children

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transportant

Transporting; avishing; as, transportant love. Obs. Dr. H. More.

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entre

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excuser

  • noun a person who pardons or forgives or excuses a fault or offense
    forgiver; pardoner.

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nous

  • noun common sense
    • she has great social nous
  • noun that which is responsible for one's thoughts and feelings; the seat of the faculty of reason
    psyche; brain; head; mind.
    • his mind wandered
    • I couldn't get his words out of my head

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plunge

  • noun a brief swim in water
    dip.
  • noun a steep and rapid fall

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attach

  • verb cause to be attached
  • verb be attached; be in contact with

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derriere

  • noun the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on
    bum; seat; stern; keister; tail end; prat; bottom; rear end; buns; tail; tush; rump; fanny; ass; behind; tooshie; hind end; posterior; hindquarters; butt; nates; rear; arse; buttocks; backside; can; fundament.
    • he deserves a good kick in the butt
    • are you going to sit on your fanny and do nothing?

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menace

  • noun something that is a source of danger
    threat.
    • earthquakes are a constant threat in Japan
  • noun a threat or the act of threatening
    • he spoke with desperate menace

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comme

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repose

  • noun freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility)
    ease; rest; relaxation.
    • took his repose by the swimming pool
  • noun the absence of mental stress or anxiety
    peacefulness; peace; ataraxis; serenity; heartsease; peace of mind.

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enfin

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tenon

  • noun a projection at the end of a piece of wood that is shaped to fit into a mortise and form a mortise joint

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demiurgic

Pertaining to a demiurge; formative; creative. "Demiurgic power." De Quincey.

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apres

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obliger

  • noun someone who performs a service or does a favor
    accommodator.

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aidant

Helping; helpful; supplying aid. Shak.

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ce

  • noun a ductile grey metallic element of the lanthanide series; used in lighter flints; the most abundant of the rare-earth group
    atomic number 58; cerium.
  • adverb of the period coinciding with the Christian era; preferred by some writers who are not Christians
    C.E.; Common Era.
    • in 200 CE

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acquit

  • verb pronounce not guilty of criminal charges
    exculpate; clear; discharge; assoil; exonerate.
    • The suspect was cleared of the murder charges
  • verb behave in a certain manner
    comport; bear; behave; conduct; carry; deport.
    • She carried herself well
    • he bore himself with dignity
    • They conducted themselves well during these difficult times

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synchro

  • noun a system consisting of a generator and a motor so connected that the motor will assume the same relative position as the generator; the generator and the motor are synchronized
    selsyn.

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resign

  • verb leave (a job, post, or position) voluntarily
    vacate; give up; renounce.
    • She vacated the position when she got pregnant
    • The chairman resigned when he was found to have misappropriated funds
  • verb give up or retire from a position
    step down; quit; leave office.
    • The Secretary of the Navy will leave office next month
    • The chairman resigned over the financial scandal

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engage

  • verb carry out or participate in an activity; be involved in
    pursue; prosecute.
    • She pursued many activities
    • They engaged in a discussion
  • verb consume all of one's attention or time
    engross; absorb; occupy.
    • Her interest in butterflies absorbs her completely

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qui

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aboard

  • adverb on a ship, train, plane or other vehicle
    on board.
  • adverb on first or second or third base
    on base.
    • Their second homer with Bob Allison aboard

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doit

A small Dutch coin, worth about half a farthing; also, a similar small coin once used in Scotland; hence, any small piece of money. Shak.

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aid

  • noun a resource
    assistance; help.
    • visual aids in teaching
  • noun the activity of contributing to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose
    assistance; assist; help.
    • he gave me an assist with the housework
    • could not walk without assistance
    • rescue party went to their aid
    • offered his help in unloading

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jamais

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hazard

  • noun a source of danger; a possibility of incurring loss or misfortune
    endangerment; jeopardy; peril; risk.
    • drinking alcohol is a health hazard
  • noun an unknown and unpredictable phenomenon that causes an event to result one way rather than another
    chance; fortune; luck.
    • bad luck caused his downfall
    • we ran into each other by pure chance

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elevons

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auteur

  • noun a filmmaker who has a personal style and keeps creative control over his or her works

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inciter

  • noun someone who deliberately foments trouble
    firebrand; instigator; instigant; provoker.
    • she was the instigator of their quarrel

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pour

  • verb cause to run
    • pour water over the floor
  • verb move in large numbers
    swarm; teem; stream; pullulate.
    • people were pouring out of the theater
    • beggars pullulated in the plaza

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accorder

One who accords, assents, or concedes. R.

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faut

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invite

  • noun a colloquial expression for invitation
    • he didn't get no invite to the party
  • verb increase the likelihood of
    ask for.
    • ask for trouble
    • invite criticism

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semble

To imitate; to make a representation or likeness. Obs.
Where sembling art may carve the fair effect. Prior.

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certes

Certainly; in truth; verily. Archaic
Certes it great pity was to see Him his nobility so foul deface. Spenser.

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rally

  • noun a large gathering of people intended to arouse enthusiasm
    mass meeting.
  • noun the feat of mustering strength for a renewed effort
    rallying.
    • he singled to start a rally in the 9th inning
    • he feared the rallying of their troops for a counterattack

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v

  • noun a unit of potential equal to the potential difference between two points on a conductor carrying a current of 1 ampere when the power dissipated between the two points is 1 watt; equivalent to the potential difference across a resistance of 1 ohm when 1 ampere of current flows through it
    volt.
  • noun a soft silvery white toxic metallic element used in steel alloys; it occurs in several complex minerals including carnotite and vanadinite
    atomic number 23; vanadium.

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remet

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force

  • noun a powerful effect or influence
    • the force of his eloquence easily persuaded them
  • noun (physics) the influence that produces a change in a physical quantity
    • force equals mass times acceleration

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faits

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prion

  • noun (microbiology) an infectious protein particle similar to a virus but lacking nucleic acid; thought to be the agent responsible for scrapie and other degenerative diseases of the nervous system

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impose

  • verb compel to behave in a certain way
    enforce.
    • Social relations impose courtesy
  • verb impose something unpleasant
    bring down; visit; inflict.
    • The principal visited his rage on the students

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raisons

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retire

  • verb go into retirement; stop performing one's work or withdraw from one's position
    • He retired at age 68
  • verb withdraw from active participation
    withdraw.
    • He retired from chess

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rappeller

  • noun a person who descends down a nearly vertical face by using a doubled rope that is wrapped around the body and attached to some high point
    abseiler.

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contraire

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moi

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frappe

  • noun liqueur poured over shaved ice
  • noun thick milkshake containing ice cream

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ordure

  • noun solid excretory product evacuated from the bowels
    dejection; BM; stool; faecal matter; feces; faeces; fecal matter.

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reveler

  • noun a celebrant who shares in a noisy party
    merrymaker; reveller.
    • the clubs attract revelers as young as thirteen

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malheur

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glorify

  • verb praise, glorify, or honor
    exalt; extol; laud; proclaim.
    • extol the virtues of one's children
    • glorify one's spouse's cooking
  • verb bestow glory upon
    • The victory over the enemy glorified the Republic

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sans

Without; deprived or destitute of. Rarely used as an English word. "Sans fail." Chaucer.
Sans teeth, sans eyes, sans taste, sans everything. Shak.

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ecoute

(Mil.) One of the small galleries run out in front of the glacis. They serve to annoy the enemy's miners.

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nuit

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ruiner

  • noun a person who destroys or ruins or lays waste to
    uprooter; waster; undoer; destroyer.
    • a destroyer of the environment
    • jealousy was his undoer
    • uprooters of gravestones

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choose

  • verb pick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives
    pick out; select; take.
    • Take any one of these cards
    • Choose a good husband for your daughter
    • She selected a pair of shoes from among the dozen the salesgirl had shown her
  • verb select as an alternative over another
    opt; prefer.
    • I always choose the fish over the meat courses in this restaurant
    • She opted for the job on the East coast

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voila

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dedans

(Court Tennis) A division, at one end of a tennis court, for spectators.

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manque

  • adjective satellite unfulfilled or frustrated in realizing an ambition
    would-be.

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quant

A punting pole with a broad flange near the end to prevent it from sinking into the mud; a setting pole.

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attire

  • noun clothing of a distinctive style or for a particular occasion
    dress; garb.
    • formal attire
    • battle dress
  • verb put on special clothes to appear particularly appealing and attractive
    rig out; dress up; fig out; overdress; trick up; deck out; prink; tog out; get up; fig up; deck up; fancy up; tog up; gussy up; trick out.
    • She never dresses up, even when she goes to the opera
    • The young girls were all fancied up for the party

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dite

To prepare for action or use; to make ready; to dight. Obs.
His hideous club aloft he dites. Spenser.

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represent

  • verb take the place of or be parallel or equivalent to
    correspond; stand for.
    • Because of the sound changes in the course of history, an 'h' in Greek stands for an 's' in Latin
  • verb express indirectly by an image, form, or model; be a symbol
    symbolise; typify; symbolize; stand for.
    • What does the Statue of Liberty symbolize?

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text

  • noun the words of something written
    textual matter.
    • there were more than a thousand words of text
    • they handed out the printed text of the mayor's speech
    • he wants to reconstruct the original text
  • noun a passage from the Bible that is used as the subject of a sermon
    • the preacher chose a text from Psalms to introduce his sermon

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fascine

(Fort. & Engin.) A cylindrical bundle of small sticks of wood, bound together, used in raising batteries, filling ditches, strengthening ramparts, and making parapets; also in revetments for river banks, and in mats for dams, jetties, etc.

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raison

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parley

  • noun a negotiation between enemies
  • verb discuss, as between enemies

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temp

  • noun a worker (especially in an office) hired on a temporary basis
    temporary worker; temporary.

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effect

  • noun a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon
    result; consequence; upshot; outcome; issue; event.
    • the magnetic effect was greater when the rod was lengthwise
    • his decision had depressing consequences for business
    • he acted very wise after the event
  • noun an outward appearance
    impression.
    • he made a good impression
    • I wanted to create an impression of success
    • she retained that bold effect in her reproductions of the original painting

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neoplatonic

Of, pertaining to, or resembling, Neoplatonism or the Neoplatonists.

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seul

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remark

  • noun a statement that expresses a personal opinion or belief or adds information
    comment; input.
    • from time to time she contributed a personal comment on his account
  • noun explicit notice
    • it passed without remark

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confirmer

One who, or that which, confirms, establishes, or ratifies; one who corroborates. Shak.

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mort

A great quantity or number. Prov. Eng.
There was a mort of merrymaking. Dickens.

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assure

  • verb make certain of
    insure; ensure; secure; guarantee.
    • This nest egg will ensure a nice retirement for us
    • Preparation will guarantee success!
  • verb inform positively and with certainty and confidence
    tell.
    • I tell you that man is a crook!

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remark

  • noun a statement that expresses a personal opinion or belief or adds information
    comment; input.
    • from time to time she contributed a personal comment on his account
  • noun explicit notice
    • it passed without remark

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procurer

  • noun someone who procures customers for whores (in England they call a pimp a ponce)
    pander; pimp; fancy man; ponce; pandar; panderer.
  • noun someone who obtains or acquires
    securer.
    • the procurer of opera tickets

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diplomatic

  • adjective relating to or characteristic of diplomacy
    • diplomatic immunity
  • adjective using or marked by tact in dealing with sensitive matters or people
    diplomatical.
    • the hostess averted a confrontation with a diplomatic chenage of subject

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affect

  • noun the conscious subjective aspect of feeling or emotion
  • verb have an effect upon
    impact; touch on; bear upon; bear on; touch.
    • Will the new rules affect me?

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lean

  • noun the property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the vertical
    tilt; list; leaning; inclination.
    • the tower had a pronounced tilt
    • the ship developed a list to starboard
    • he walked with a heavy inclination to the right
  • verb to incline or bend from a vertical position
    tilt; tip; slant; angle.
    • She leaned over the banister

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imagine

  • verb form a mental image of something that is not present or that is not the case
    conceive of; envisage; ideate.
    • Can you conceive of him as the president?
  • verb expect, believe, or suppose
    guess; reckon; suppose; opine; think.
    • I imagine she earned a lot of money with her new novel
    • I thought to find her in a bad state
    • he didn't think to find her in the kitchen
    • I guess she is angry at me for standing her up

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divertissement

A short ballet, or other entertainment, between the acts of a play. Smart.

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expose

  • noun the exposure of an impostor or a fraud
    unmasking.
    • he published an expose of the graft and corruption in city government
  • verb expose or make accessible to some action or influence
    • Expose your students to art
    • expose the blanket to sunshine

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rend

  • verb tear or be torn violently
    rive; pull; rip.
    • The curtain ripped from top to bottom
    • pull the cooked chicken into strips

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assist

  • noun the activity of contributing to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose
    aid; assistance; help.
    • he gave me an assist with the housework
    • could not walk without assistance
    • rescue party went to their aid
    • offered his help in unloading
  • noun (sports) the act of enabling another player to make a good play

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pas

  • noun (ballet) a step in dancing (especially in classical ballet)
  • noun an informal term for a father; probably derived from baby talk
    dad; dada; papa; pop; pappa; pa; daddy.

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avian

  • adjective pertaining to or characteristic of birds

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encore

  • noun an extra or repeated performance; usually given in response to audience demand
  • verb request an encore, from a performer

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couch

  • noun an upholstered seat for more than one person
    lounge; sofa.
  • noun a flat coat of paint or varnish used by artists as a primer

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