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indiligent

Not diligent; idle; slothful. Obs. Feltham. -- In*dil"i*gent*ly, adv. Obs.

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eavesdrop

  • verb listen without the speaker's knowledge
    listen in.
    • the jealous man was eavesdropping on his wife's conversations

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yardbird

  • noun a military recruit who is assigned menial tasks
    yard bird.
  • noun a person serving a sentence in a jail or prison
    inmate; convict; yard bird; con.

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empathize

  • verb be understanding of
    understand; empathise; sympathize; sympathise.
    • You don't need to explain--I understand!

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polyamory

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glean

  • verb gather, as of natural products
    harvest; reap.
    • harvest the grapes

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sechuana

  • noun the dialect of Sotho spoken by the Tswana in Botswana
    Setswana; Tswana.

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peruse

  • verb examine or consider with attention and in detail
    • Please peruse this report at your leisure

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nonspecialist

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hasty

  • adjective satellite excessively quick
    headlong.
    • made a hasty exit
    • a headlong rush to sell
  • adjective satellite done with very great haste and without due deliberation
    precipitate; overhasty; precipitant; precipitous.
    • hasty marriage seldom proveth well"- Shakespeare
    • hasty makeshifts take the place of planning"- Arthur Geddes
    • rejected what was regarded as an overhasty plan for reconversion
    • wondered whether they had been rather precipitate in deposing the king

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reread

  • verb read anew; read again
    • He re-read her letters to him

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acrobat

  • noun an athlete who performs acts requiring skill and agility and coordination

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fixate

  • verb attach (oneself) to a person or thing in a neurotic way
    • He fixates on his mother, even at the age of 40
  • verb pay attention to exclusively and obsessively
    • The media are fixating on Princess Diana's death

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neocon

  • noun a conservative who subscribes to neoconservatism
    neoconservative.

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decode

  • verb convert code into ordinary language
    decipher; decrypt.

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intuit

  • verb know or grasp by intuition or feeling

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lycanthropy

  • noun (folklore) the magical ability of a person to assume the characteristics of a wolf

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unversed

  • adjective satellite not having had extensive practice
    unpracticed; unpractised.

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microdot

  • noun photograph reduced to the size of a dot (usually for purposes of security)

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decipher

  • verb convert code into ordinary language
    decode; decrypt.
  • verb read with difficulty
    trace.
    • Can you decipher this letter?
    • The archeologist traced the hieroglyphs

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nonmathematical

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sympathize

  • verb share the feelings of; understand the sentiments of
    sympathise.
  • verb be understanding of
    understand; empathise; empathize; sympathise.
    • You don't need to explain--I understand!

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voracious

  • adjective satellite excessively greedy and grasping
    rapacious; ravening.
    • a rapacious divorcee on the prowl
    • ravening creditors
    • paying taxes to voracious governments
  • adjective satellite devouring or craving food in great quantities
    wolfish; rapacious; esurient; edacious; ravenous; ravening.
    • edacious vultures
    • a rapacious appetite
    • ravenous as wolves
    • voracious sharks

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browse

  • noun vegetation (such as young shoots, twigs, and leaves) that is suitable for animals to eat
    • a deer needs to eat twenty pounds of browse every day
  • noun reading superficially or at random
    browsing.

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overhear

  • verb hear, usually without the knowledge of the speakers
    catch; take in.
    • We overheard the conversation at the next table

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avid

  • adjective satellite (often followed by `for') ardently or excessively desirous
    esurient; devouring; greedy.
    • avid for adventure
    • an avid ambition to succeed
    • fierce devouring affection
    • the esurient eyes of an avid curiosity
    • greedy for fame
  • adjective satellite marked by active interest and enthusiasm
    zealous.
    • an avid sports fan

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misread

  • verb read or interpret wrongly
    • He misread the data
  • verb interpret wrongly
    misinterpret.
    • I misread Hamlet all my life!

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relive

  • verb experience again, often in the imagination
    live over.
    • He relived the horrors of war

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mcguffey

  • noun United States educator who compiled the McGuffey Eclectic Readers (1800-1873)
    William Holmes McGuffey.

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skim

  • noun a thin layer covering the surface of a liquid
    • there was a thin skim of oil on the water
  • noun reading or glancing through quickly
    skimming.

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rastafari

  • noun (Jamaica) a Black youth subculture and religious movement that arose in the ghettos of Kingston, Jamaica, in the 1950s; males grow hair in long dreadlocks and wear woolen caps; use marijuana and listen to reggae music
    Rastas.

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infer

  • verb reason by deduction; establish by deduction
    derive; deduce; deduct.
  • verb draw from specific cases for more general cases
    extrapolate; generalize; generalise.

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perspicacious

  • adjective satellite acutely insightful and wise
    sagacious; sapient.
    • much too perspicacious to be taken in by such a spurious argument
    • observant and thoughtful, he was given to asking sagacious questions
    • a source of valuable insights and sapient advice to educators
  • adjective satellite mentally acute or penetratingly discerning
    clear-eyed; clear-sighted.
    • too clear-eyed not to see what problems would follow
    • chaos could be prevented only by clear-sighted leadership
    • much too perspicacious to be taken in by so spurious an argument

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wince

  • noun the facial expression of sudden pain
  • noun a reflex response to sudden pain
    flinch.

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nonspecialized

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paperback

  • noun a book with paper covers
    paper-back book; paperback book; soft-cover book; softback book; soft-cover; softback.
  • adjective satellite (of books) having a flexible binding
    paperbacked.

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unperceptive

  • adjective lacking perception
    unperceiving.
    • as unperceptive as a boulder
  • adjective satellite lacking sensitivity, taste, or judgment

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visualize

  • verb imagine; conceive of; see in one's mind
    picture; envision; figure; visualise; image; fancy; project; see.
    • I can't see him on horseback!
    • I can see what will happen
    • I can see a risk in this strategy
  • verb view the outline of by means of an X-ray
    visualise.
    • The radiologist can visualize the cancerous liver

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discern

  • verb detect with the senses
    recognize; spot; make out; tell apart; recognise; distinguish; pick out.
    • The fleeing convicts were picked out of the darkness by the watchful prison guards
    • I can't make out the faces in this photograph

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chaste

  • adjective morally pure (especially not having experienced sexual intercourse)
    • a holy woman innocent and chaste
  • adjective satellite pure and simple in design or style
    • a chaste border of conventionalized flowers

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learn

  • verb gain knowledge or skills
    acquire; larn.
    • She learned dancing from her sister
    • I learned Sanskrit
    • Children acquire language at an amazing rate
  • verb get to know or become aware of, usually accidentally
    pick up; get a line; discover; see; hear; find out; get wind; get word.
    • I learned that she has two grown-up children
    • I see that you have been promoted

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harlequin

  • noun a clown or buffoon (after the Harlequin character in the commedia dell'arte)
  • verb variegate with spots or marks
    • His face was harlequined with patches

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actualize

  • verb make real or concrete; give reality or substance to
    substantiate; realize; realise; actualise.
    • our ideas must be substantiated into actions
  • verb represent or describe realistically
    actualise.

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untravelled

  • adjective not traveled over or through
    untraveled.
    • untraveled roads

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recollect

  • verb recall knowledge from memory; have a recollection
    retrieve; remember; recall; call back; think; call up.
    • I can't remember saying any such thing
    • I can't think what her last name was
    • can you remember her phone number?
    • Do you remember that he once loved you?
    • call up memories

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uninitiated

  • adjective satellite not initiated; deficient in relevant experience
    naive; uninitiate.
    • it seemed a bizarre ceremony to uninitiated western eyes
    • he took part in the experiment as a naive subject

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install

  • verb set up for use
    instal; set up; put in.
    • install the washer and dryer
    • We put in a new sink
  • verb put into an office or a position
    instal.
    • the new president was installed immediately after the election

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tarot

  • noun any of a set of (usually 72) cards that include 22 cards representing virtues and vices and death and fortune etc.; used by fortunetellers
    tarot card.

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sympathise

  • verb share the feelings of; understand the sentiments of
    sympathize.
  • verb to feel or express sympathy or compassion
    sympathize; commiserate.

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unwary

  • adjective not alert to danger or deception
    • the shrieks of unwary animals taken by surprise
    • some thieves prey especially on unwary travelers
    • seduce the unwary reader into easy acquiescence"- O.J.Campbell

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interrogate

  • verb transmit (a signal) for setting off an appropriate response, as in telecommunication
  • verb pose a series of questions to
    question.
    • The suspect was questioned by the police
    • We questioned the survivor about the details of the explosion

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unknowledgeable

  • adjective satellite unaware because of a lack of relevant information or knowledge
    unwitting; ignorant; unknowing.
    • he was completely ignorant of the circumstances
    • an unknowledgeable assistant
    • his rudeness was unwitting

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cringe

  • verb draw back, as with fear or pain
    squinch; flinch; recoil; wince; quail; shrink; funk.
    • she flinched when they showed the slaughtering of the calf
  • verb show submission or fear
    fawn; crawl; grovel; cower; creep.

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rukeyser

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spellbound

  • adjective satellite having your attention fixated as though by a spell
    mesmerised; hypnotized; mesmerized; fascinated; spell-bound; transfixed; hypnotised.
  • verb to render motionless, as with a fixed stare or by arousing terror or awe
    grip; spellbind; fascinate; transfix.
    • The snake charmer fascinates the cobra

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nonfluent

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unacquainted

  • adjective satellite not knowledgeable about something specified
    innocent.
    • American tourists wholly innocent of French
    • a person unacquainted with our customs
  • adjective satellite having little or no knowledge of
    unfamiliar with; unacquainted with.
    • unacquainted with city ways

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imperceptive

Unable to perceive.
The imperceptive part of the soul. Dr. H. More.

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reconstruct

  • verb reassemble mentally
    construct; retrace.
    • reconstruct the events of 20 years ago
  • verb build again
    rebuild.
    • The house was rebuild after it was hit by a bomb

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understand

  • verb know and comprehend the nature or meaning of
    • She did not understand her husband
    • I understand what she means
  • verb perceive (an idea or situation) mentally
    see; realize; realise.
    • Now I see!
    • I just can't see your point
    • Does she realize how important this decision is?
    • I don't understand the idea

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unprejudiced

  • adjective free from undue bias or preconceived opinions
    impartial.
    • an unprejudiced appraisal of the pros and cons
    • the impartial eye of a scientist

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perceive

  • verb to become aware of through the senses
    comprehend.
    • I could perceive the ship coming over the horizon
  • verb become conscious of
    • She finally perceived the futility of her protest

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adobe

  • noun the clay from which adobe bricks are made
  • noun sun-dried brick; used in hot dry climates
    adobe brick.

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apprehend

  • verb get the meaning of something
    grok; dig; comprehend; grasp; compass; savvy; get the picture.
    • Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter?
  • verb take into custody
    nab; cop; pick up; nail; arrest; collar.
    • the police nabbed the suspected criminals

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newsgroup

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grasp

  • 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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microfiche

  • noun small sheet of microfilm on which many pages of material have been photographed; a magnification system is used to read the material

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realise

  • verb earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages
    earn; bring in; clear; pull in; take in; gain; realize; make.
    • How much do you make a month in your new job?
    • She earns a lot in her new job
    • this merger brought in lots of money
    • He clears $5,000 each month
  • verb convert into cash; of goods and property
    realize.

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nontechnical

  • adjective not characteristic of or skilled in applied arts and sciences
    untechnical.
    • nontechnical aspects of the job
    • nontechnical training
    • an untechnical reader
    • in clear effective nontechnical language

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appreciate

  • verb recognize with gratitude; be grateful for
  • verb be fully aware of; realize fully
    take account.
    • Do you appreciate the full meaning of this letter?

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uninstructed

  • adjective satellite lacking information or instruction
    naive; unenlightened.
    • lamentably unenlightened as to the laws

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stumble

  • noun an unsteady uneven gait
    stagger; lurch.
  • noun an unintentional but embarrassing blunder
    trip-up; misstep; trip.
    • he recited the whole poem without a single trip
    • he arranged his robes to avoid a trip-up later
    • confusion caused his unfortunate misstep

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discerning

  • adjective having or revealing keen insight and good judgment
    • a discerning critic
    • a discerning reader
  • verb detect with the senses
    recognize; spot; make out; tell apart; recognise; distinguish; pick out; discern.
    • The fleeing convicts were picked out of the darkness by the watchful prison guards
    • I can't make out the faces in this photograph

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discover

  • verb discover or determine the existence, presence, or fact of
    notice; observe; detect; find.
    • She detected high levels of lead in her drinking water
    • We found traces of lead in the paint
  • verb get to know or become aware of, usually accidentally
    pick up; get a line; see; hear; learn; find out; get wind; get word.
    • I learned that she has two grown-up children
    • I see that you have been promoted

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astute

  • adjective satellite marked by practical hardheaded intelligence
    sharp; shrewd.
    • a smart businessman
    • an astute tenant always reads the small print in a lease
    • he was too shrewd to go along with them on a road that could lead only to their overthrow

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internalize

  • verb incorporate within oneself; make subjective or personal
    interiorize; interiorise; internalise.
    • internalize a belief

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ungentle

  • adjective satellite not of the nobility
    untitled; ignoble.
    • of ignoble (or ungentle) birth
    • untitled civilians

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construe

  • verb make sense of; assign a meaning to
    see; interpret.
    • What message do you see in this letter?
    • How do you interpret his behavior?

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vertuous

Virtuous; powerful. Obs. Spenser.

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interject

  • verb to insert between other elements
    put in; throw in; interpose; come in; inject.
    • She interjected clever remarks

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borzoi

  • noun tall fast-moving dog breed
    Russian wolfhound.

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realize

  • verb be fully aware or cognizant of
    recognise; agnize; recognize; realise; agnise.
  • verb perceive (an idea or situation) mentally
    see; understand; realise.
    • Now I see!
    • I just can't see your point
    • Does she realize how important this decision is?
    • I don't understand the idea

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incautious

  • adjective lacking in caution
    • an incautious remark
    • incautious talk
  • adjective satellite carelessly failing to exercise proper caution
    • an incautious step sent her headlong down the stairs

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decipher

  • verb convert code into ordinary language
    decode; decrypt.
  • verb read with difficulty
    trace.
    • Can you decipher this letter?
    • The archeologist traced the hieroglyphs

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microform

(Biol.) A microscopic form of life; an animal or vegetable organism microscopic size.

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ponder

  • verb reflect deeply on a subject
    ruminate; mull; muse; think over; reflect; contemplate; meditate; chew over; mull over; excogitate; speculate.
    • I mulled over the events of the afternoon
    • philosophers have speculated on the question of God for thousands of years
    • The scientist must stop to observe and start to excogitate

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middlebrow

  • noun someone who is neither a highbrow nor a lowbrow

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vicariously

  • adverb indirectly, as, by, or through a substitute
    • she enjoyed the wedding vicariously

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silhouette

  • noun an outline of a solid object (as cast by its shadow)
  • noun a drawing of the outline of an object; filled in with some uniform color

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complicit

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subculture

  • noun a social group within a national culture that has distinctive patterns of behavior and beliefs

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expect

  • verb regard something as probable or likely
    anticipate.
    • The meteorologists are expecting rain for tomorrow
  • verb consider obligatory; request and expect
    ask; require.
    • We require our secretary to be on time
    • Aren't we asking too much of these children?
    • I expect my students to arrive in time for their lessons

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thumbprint

  • noun fingerprint made by the thumb (especially by the pad of the thumb)

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embark

  • verb go on board
    ship.
  • verb set out on (an enterprise or subject of study)
    enter.
    • she embarked upon a new career

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sontag

A knitted worsted jacket, worn over the waist of a woman's dress.

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click

  • noun a short light metallic sound
    clink; chink.
  • noun a stop consonant made by the suction of air into the mouth (as in Bantu)
    suction stop.

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unbiassed

  • adjective satellite characterized by a lack of partiality
    unbiased; indifferent.
    • a properly indifferent jury
    • an unbiasgoted account of her family problems
  • adjective satellite without bias
    unbiased.

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miscue

  • noun a faulty shot in billiards; the cue tip slips off the cue ball
  • noun a minor inadvertent mistake usually observed in speech or writing or in small accidents or memory lapses etc.
    parapraxis; slip-up; slip.

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fingerprint

  • noun a print made by an impression of the ridges in the skin of a finger; often used for biometric identification in criminal investigations
  • noun a generic term for any identifying characteristic
    • that tax bill had the senator's fingerprints all over it

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familiarize

  • verb make familiar or conversant with
    familiarise; acquaint.
    • you should acquaint yourself with your new computer
    • We familiarized ourselves with the new surroundings

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observant

  • adjective satellite paying close attention especially to details
  • adjective satellite quick to notice; showing quick and keen perception
    observing.

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comprehend

  • verb get the meaning of something
    grok; apprehend; dig; grasp; compass; savvy; get the picture.
    • Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter?
  • verb to become aware of through the senses
    perceive.
    • I could perceive the ship coming over the horizon

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uninformed

  • adjective not informed; lacking in knowledge or information
    • the uninformed public

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misunderstand

  • verb interpret in the wrong way
    misinterpret; misconceive; be amiss; misconstrue; misapprehend.
    • Don't misinterpret my comments as criticism
    • She misconstrued my remarks

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baraka

  • noun United States writer of poems and plays about racial conflict (born in 1934)
    Imamu Amiri Baraka; LeRoi Jones.

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transact

  • verb conduct business
    • transact with foreign governments

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attentive

  • adjective (often followed by `to') giving care or attention
    • attentive to details
    • the nurse was attentive to her patient
    • an attentive suitor
  • adjective taking heed; giving close and thoughtful attention
    paying attention; thoughtful; heedful.
    • heedful of the warnings
    • so heedful a writer
    • heedful of what they were doing

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visualise

  • verb view the outline of by means of an X-ray
    visualize.
    • The radiologist can visualize the cancerous liver
  • verb form a mental picture of something that is invisible or abstract
    visualize.
    • Mathematicians often visualize

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assiduous

  • adjective satellite marked by care and persistent effort
    sedulous.
    • her assiduous attempts to learn French
    • assiduous research
    • sedulous pursuit of legal and moral principles

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guessing

  • noun an estimate based on little or no information
    guesswork; guess; dead reckoning; shot.
  • verb expect, believe, or suppose
    guess; reckon; suppose; imagine; 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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inexpert

  • adjective satellite lacking professional skill or expertise
    unskilled; amateurish; amateur.
    • a very amateurish job
    • inexpert but conscientious efforts
    • an unskilled painting

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encounter

  • noun a minor short-term fight
    skirmish; brush; clash.
  • noun a casual or unexpected convergence
    meeting.
    • he still remembers their meeting in Paris
    • there was a brief encounter in the hallway

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biometric

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