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  • noun someone who travels for pleasure
    tourer; tourist.

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  • noun a person who refrains from drinking intoxicating beverages
    abstainer; nondrinker.
  • adjective satellite self-restraining; not indulging an appetite especially for food or drink
    • not totally abstinent but abstemious

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  • noun someone on vacation; someone who is devoting time to pleasure or relaxation rather than to work

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  • adjective satellite aimlessly drifting
    directionless; rudderless; adrift; planless; aimless; undirected.
  • adjective borne on the water; floating

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  • adverb in a manner acceptable to common custom
    licitly; legitimately.
    • you cannot do this legitimately!
  • adverb by law; conforming to the law
    legally; de jure.
    • we are lawfully wedded now

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  • noun a farm building for housing poultry
    hencoop; chicken coop; henhouse.
  • noun an enclosure made or wire or metal bars in which birds or animals can be kept

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  • noun a hiker who wears a backpack

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  • adjective satellite being up to particular standard or level especially in being up to date in knowledge
    up on; au courant; au fait.
    • kept abreast of the latest developments
    • constant revision keeps the book au courant
    • always au fait on the latest events
    • up on the news
  • adverb alongside each other, facing in the same direction

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  • noun city in southern Malawi; largest city and commercial center of Malawi

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  • adverb within a building
    • in winter we play inside

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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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  • noun a visitor to whom hospitality is extended
  • noun United States journalist (born in England) noted for his syndicated homey verse (1881-1959)
    Edgar Guest; Edgar Albert Guest.

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  • verb stop sleeping
    waken; come alive; arouse; wake; awaken; wake up.
    • She woke up to the sound of the alarm clock
  • adjective not in a state of sleep; completely conscious
    • lay awake thinking about his new job
    • still not fully awake

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  • noun someone who travels for pleasure
    holidaymaker; tourer.

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  • adjective containing combined water (especially water of crystallization as in a hydrate)
  • verb supply water or liquid to in order to maintain a healthy balance
    • the bicyclists must be hydrated frequently

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  • noun a person who has been evacuated from a dangerous place

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  • adjective mentally healthy; free from mental disorder
    • appears to be completely sane
  • adjective satellite marked by sound judgment
    • sane nuclear policy

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  • adverb in an illegal manner
    illicitly; lawlessly.
    • they dumped the waste illegally

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The pronoun of the second person, in the nominative, dative, and objective case, indicating the person or persons addressed. See the Note under Ye.
Ye go to Canterbury; God you speed. Chaucer.
Good sir, I do in friendship counsel you To leave this place. Shak.
In vain you tell your parting lover You wish fair winds may waft him over. Prior.
✍ Though you is properly a plural, it is in all ordinary discourse used also in addressing a single person, yet properly always with a plural verb. "Are you he that hangs the verses on the trees, wherein Rosalind is so admired ?" Shak. You and your are sometimes used indefinitely, like we, they, one, to express persons not specified. "The looks at a distance like a new-plowed land; but as you come near it, you see nothing but a long heap of heavy, disjointed clods." Addison. "Your medalist and critic are much nearer related than the world imagine." Addison. "It is always pleasant to be forced to do what you wish to do, but what, until pressed, you dare not attempt." Hook. You is often used reflexively for yourself of yourselves. "Your highness shall repose you at the tower." Shak.

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  • verb cause to become sober
    • A sobering thought
  • verb become more realistic
    sober up.
    • After thinking about the potential consequences of his plan, he sobered up

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  • noun someone living temporarily in a tent or lodge for recreation
  • noun a recreational vehicle equipped for camping out while traveling
    camping bus; motor home.

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  • adjective possessing life
    • the happiest person alive
    • the nerve is alive
    • doctors are working hard to keep him alive
    • burned alive
    • a live canary
  • adjective satellite (often followed by `with') full of life and spirit
    • she was wonderfully alive for her age
    • a face alive with mischief

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  • noun someone who visits

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  • verb adjust or accustom to; bring into harmony with

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  • adverb for a limited time only; not permanently
    • he will work here temporarily
    • he was brought out of retirement temporarily
    • a power failure temporarily darkened the town

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  • adjective in a state of sleep
    • were all asleep when the phone rang
    • fell asleep at the wheel
  • adjective satellite lacking sensation
    benumbed; numb.
    • my foot is asleep
    • numb with cold

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  • noun strongbox where valuables can be safely kept
  • noun a ventilated or refrigerated cupboard for securing provisions from pests

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  • noun a source of difficulty
    • one trouble after another delayed the job
    • what's the problem?
  • noun an angry disturbance
    bother; hassle; fuss.
    • he didn't want to make a fuss
    • they had labor trouble
    • a spot of bother

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  • noun a small room (or recess) or cabinet used for storage space
  • noun a toilet in Britain
    W.C.; water closet; loo.

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  • adjective enjoying or showing or marked by joy or pleasure
    • a happy smile
    • spent many happy days on the beach
    • a happy marriage
  • adjective satellite marked by good fortune
    • a felicitous life
    • a happy outcome

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  • adjective satellite towards the side away from the wind
  • adverb with the wind; in the direction the wind is blowing
    • they flew downwind

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  • verb push for something
    urge; advocate.
    • The travel agent recommended strongly that we not travel on Thanksgiving Day
  • verb express a good opinion of

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  • adjective satellite remote in manner
    upstage; distant.
    • stood apart with aloof dignity
    • a distant smile
    • he was upstage with strangers
  • adverb in an aloof manner
    • the local gentry and professional classes had held aloof for the school had accepted their sons readily enough

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  • noun a person who changes location

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  • adjective not involved
    • being uninvolved he remained objective
  • adjective satellite showing lack of emotional involvement
    detached; degage.
    • adopted a degage pose on the arm of the easy chair"- J.S.Perelman
    • she may be detached or even unfeeling but at least she's not hypocritically effusive
    • an uninvolved bystander

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  • adjective satellite with your identity concealed
  • adverb without revealing one's identity
    • in Holland he lived incognito as a carpenter in the shipyards of the East India company

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  • noun a foot traveler; someone who goes on an extended walk (for pleasure)
    tramp; tramper.

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  • adjective being in focus or brought into focus
  • verb direct one's attention on something
    center; centre; pore; focus; concentrate; rivet.
    • Please focus on your studies and not on your hobbies

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  • verb have in mind as a purpose
    think; mean.
    • I mean no harm
    • I only meant to help you
    • She didn't think to harm me
    • We thought to return early that night
  • verb design or destine
    destine; specify; designate.
    • She was intended to become the director

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  • adjective satellite towards the side exposed to wind
  • adverb toward the wind
    • they were sailing leeward

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  • verb like better; value more highly
    • Some people prefer camping to staying in hotels
    • We prefer sleeping outside
  • verb select as an alternative over another
    opt; choose.
    • 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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  • adverb for a short time
    for a while.
    • sit down and stay awhile
    • they settled awhile in Virginia before moving West
    • the baby was quiet for a while

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  • verb like better; value more highly
    • Some people prefer camping to staying in hotels
    • We prefer sleeping outside
  • verb select as an alternative over another
    opt; choose.
    • 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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  • adverb at or on or to the masthead or upper rigging of a ship
    • climbed aloft to unfurl the sail
  • adverb upward
    • the good news sent her spirits aloft

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  • noun an effort that is inconvenient
    • I went to a lot of trouble
    • he won without any trouble
    • had difficulty walking
    • finished the test only with great difficulty
  • noun a factor causing trouble in achieving a positive result or tending to produce a negative result
    • serious difficulties were encountered in obtaining a pure reagent

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  • adjective having or indicating good health in body or mind; free from infirmity or disease
    • a rosy healthy baby
    • staying fit and healthy
  • adjective satellite financially secure and functioning well
    • a healthy economy

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  • adverb with intention; in an intentional manner
    designedly; advisedly; on purpose; by choice; intentionally; by design; deliberately.
    • he used that word intentionally
    • I did this by choice

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  • noun condition of heightened watchfulness or preparation for action
    qui vive.
    • bombers were put on alert during the crisis
  • noun a warning serves to make you more alert to danger

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  • noun an anticipated outcome that is intended or that guides your planned actions
    aim; intention; design; intent.
    • his intent was to provide a new translation
    • good intentions are not enough
    • it was created with the conscious aim of answering immediate needs
    • he made no secret of his designs
  • noun what something is used for
    function; use; role.
    • the function of an auger is to bore holes
    • ballet is beautiful but what use is it?

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  • noun a circular segment of a curve
    twist; crook; bend.
    • a bend in the road
    • a crook in the path
  • noun the act of changing or reversing the direction of the course
    • he took a turn to the right

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  • noun a succession of notes forming a distinctive sequence
    melodic phrase; air; melodic line; strain; melody; line.
    • she was humming an air from Beethoven
  • noun the property of producing accurately a note of a given pitch
    • he cannot sing in tune
    • the clarinet was out of tune

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  • adverb in a stubborn unregenerate manner
    obstinately; obdurately; mulishly; pig-headedly; cussedly.
    • she remained stubbornly in the same position

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  • noun an unmarried person who has taken a religious vow of chastity
  • adjective satellite abstaining from sexual intercourse
    • celibate priests

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  • adjective satellite more desirable than another
    • coffee is preferable to tea
    • Danny's preferred name is `Dan'
  • verb like better; value more highly
    • Some people prefer camping to staying in hotels
    • We prefer sleeping outside

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  • adverb in or at or to some place; (`someplace' is used informally for `somewhere')
    • she must be somewhere

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  • adjective satellite tired of the world
    • bored with life
    • strolled through the museum with a bored air
  • verb cause to be bored
    bore; tire.

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  • noun a source of danger; a possibility of incurring loss or misfortune
    endangerment; jeopardy; peril; hazard.
    • drinking alcohol is a health hazard
  • noun a venture undertaken without regard to possible loss or injury
    peril; danger.
    • he saw the rewards but not the risks of crime
    • there was a danger he would do the wrong thing

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  • adverb at or in or to any place; (`anyplace' is used informally for `anywhere')
    • you can find this food anywhere

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  • noun a period of indeterminate length (usually short) marked by some action or condition
    spell; piece; patch.
    • he was here for a little while
    • I need to rest for a piece
    • a spell of good weather
    • a patch of bad weather

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  • noun steadiness of mind under stress
    equanimity; calmness; composure.
    • he accepted their problems with composure and she with equanimity
  • noun wind moving at less than 1 knot; 0 on the Beaufort scale
    calm air.

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  • noun a tenant in someone's house
    boarder; roomer.

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  • noun impairment of normal physiological function affecting part or all of an organism
    malady; illness; unwellness.
  • noun defectiveness or unsoundness
    • drugs have become a sickness they cannot cure
    • a great sickness of his judgment

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  • noun a visitor to whom hospitality is extended
  • noun United States journalist (born in England) noted for his syndicated homey verse (1881-1959)
    Edgar Guest; Edgar Albert Guest.

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  • adjective provided with a motive or given incentive for action
    • a highly motivated child can learn almost anything
    • a group of politically motivated men
  • verb give an incentive for action
    motivate; prompt; propel; incite; move; actuate.
    • This moved me to sacrifice my career

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  • verb consider again; give new consideration to; usually with a view to changing
    • Won't you reconsider your decision?
  • verb consider again (a bill) that had been voted upon before, with a view to altering it

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  • noun a vertical structural member as a post or stake
    • the ball sailed between the uprights
  • noun a piano with a vertical sounding board
    upright piano.

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  • adjective providing or experiencing physical well-being or relief (`comfy' is informal)
    • comfortable clothes
    • comfortable suburban houses
    • made himself comfortable in an armchair
    • the antihistamine made her feel more comfortable
    • are you comfortable?
    • feeling comfy now?
  • adjective free from stress or conducive to mental ease; having or affording peace of mind
    • was settled in a comfortable job, one for which he was well prepared
    • the comfortable thought that nothing could go wrong
    • was comfortable in his religious beliefs
    • she's a comfortable person to be with
    • she felt comfortable with her fiance's parents

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  • noun an opening into or through something
  • noun an opening deliberately made in or through something

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  • noun a person who comes from a foreign country; someone who does not owe allegiance to your country
    alien; noncitizen; outlander.
  • noun someone who is excluded from or is not a member of a group

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  • adjective satellite beneath the surface of the water
    submersed; submerged.
    • submerged rocks
  • adjective satellite growing or remaining under water
    subaquatic; subaqueous; submersed; submerged.
    • viewing subaqueous fauna from a glass-bottomed boat
    • submerged leaves

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  • verb derive or receive pleasure from; get enjoyment from; take pleasure in
    savor; savour; bask; relish.
    • She relished her fame and basked in her glory
  • verb have benefit from
    • enjoy privileges

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  • noun (usually plural) weather deck; the part of a ship's hull that is above the waterline

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  • adjective bearing in mind; attentive to
    • ever mindful of her health
    • mindful of his responsibilities
    • mindful of these criticisms, I shall attempt to justify my action

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  • adverb only a very short time before
    scarce; scarcely; hardly; just.
    • they could barely hear the speaker
    • we hardly knew them
    • just missed being hit
    • had scarcely rung the bell when the door flew open
    • would have scarce arrived before she would have found some excuse to leave"- W.B.Yeats
  • adverb in a sparse or scanty way
    • a barely furnished room

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  • verb take off weight
    melt off; slenderize; reduce; slim down; lose weight; thin.
  • adjective satellite being of delicate or slender build
    svelte; slender; slight.
    • she was slender as a willow shoot is slender"- Frank Norris
    • a slim girl with straight blonde hair
    • watched her slight figure cross the street

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  • verb derive or receive pleasure from; get enjoyment from; take pleasure in
    savor; savour; bask; relish.
    • She relished her fame and basked in her glory
  • verb have benefit from
    • enjoy privileges

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  • noun a two-wheeled horse-drawn vehicle used to pull a field gun or caisson
  • verb attach the limber
    limber up.
    • limber a cannon

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  • verb defend, explain, clear away, or make excuses for by reasoning
    apologise; rationalise; excuse; apologize; justify.
    • rationalize the child's seemingly crazy behavior
    • he rationalized his lack of success
  • verb weed out unwanted or unnecessary things
    rationalise; cut; prune.
    • We had to lose weight, so we cut the sugar from our diet

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  • noun a contented state of being happy and healthy and prosperous
    eudaemonia; wellbeing; well-being; welfare; eudaimonia.
    • the town was finally on the upbeat after our recent troubles
  • noun an unaccented beat (especially the last beat of a measure)

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  • verb derive or receive pleasure from; get enjoyment from; take pleasure in
    savor; savour; bask; relish.
    • She relished her fame and basked in her glory
  • verb have benefit from
    • enjoy privileges

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  • adjective satellite affixed or as if affixed with glue or paste
    • he stayed glued to one spot
    • pieces of pasted paper
  • verb join or attach with or as if with glue
    glue; paste.
    • paste the sign on the wall
    • cut and paste the sentence in the text

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  • noun an indefinite quantity of something having a specified value
    • 10 dollars worth of gasoline
  • noun the quality that renders something desirable or valuable or useful

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  • noun the state of needing something that is absent or unavailable
    deficiency; want.
    • there is a serious lack of insight into the problem
    • water is the critical deficiency in desert regions
    • for want of a nail the shoe was lost
  • verb be without
    • This soup lacks salt
    • There is something missing in my jewelry box!

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  • 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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  • noun an average of n numbers computed by adding some function of the numbers and dividing by some function of n
    mean value.
  • verb mean or intend to express or convey
    • You never understand what I mean!
    • what do his words intend?

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  • adjective satellite having the leading position or higher score in a contest
    leading; in the lead.
    • he is ahead by a pawn
    • the leading team in the pennant race
  • adverb at or in the front
    in front; before.
    • I see the lights of a town ahead
    • the road ahead is foggy
    • staring straight ahead
    • we couldn't see over the heads of the people in front
    • with the cross of Jesus marching on before

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  • adverb with obstinate determination
    • he pursued her doggedly

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  • adverb without caution or prudence
    • one unfortunately sees historic features carelessly lost when estates fall into unsympathetic hands

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  • adjective found pleasant or attractive; often used as a combining form
    • a well-liked teacher
  • verb prefer or wish to do something
    wish; like; care.
    • Do you care to try this dish?
    • Would you like to come along to the movies?

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  • noun the present or immediately coming night
  • adverb during the night of the present day
    this evening; this night.
    • drop by tonight

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  • adjective satellite improved in health or physical condition
  • adjective having or indicating good health in body or mind; free from infirmity or disease
    • a rosy healthy baby
    • staying fit and healthy

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  • adverb in a servile manner
    • he always acts so deferentially around his supervisor

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  • noun where the air is unconfined
    out-of-doors; open; open air.
    • he wanted to get outdoors a little
    • the concert was held in the open air
    • camping in the open
  • adverb outside a building
    outside; alfresco; out of doors.
    • in summer we play outside

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  • adverb at this time or period; now
    • he is presently our ambassador to the United Nations
    • currently they live in Connecticut

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  • adjective satellite carefully observant or attentive; on the lookout for possible danger
    wakeful; open-eyed; argus-eyed.
    • a policy of open-eyed awareness
    • the vigilant eye of the town watch
    • there was a watchful dignity in the room
    • a watchful parent with a toddler in tow

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  • verb show to be reasonable or provide adequate ground for
    • The emergency does not warrant all of us buying guns
    • The end justifies the means
  • verb show to be right by providing justification or proof
    • vindicate a claim

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  • noun the solid part of the earth's surface
    dry land; land; terra firma; earth; solid ground.
    • the plane turned away from the sea and moved back over land
    • the earth shook for several minutes
    • he dropped the logs on the ground
  • noun a rational motive for a belief or action
    • the reason that war was declared
    • the grounds for their declaration

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  • verb keep busy with
    • She busies herself with her butterfly collection
  • adjective actively or fully engaged or occupied
    • busy with her work
    • a busy man
    • too busy to eat lunch

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  • verb deem to be
    reckon; see; regard; view.
    • She views this quite differently from me
    • I consider her to be shallow
    • I don't see the situation quite as negatively as you do
  • verb give careful consideration to
    • consider the possibility of moving

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  • noun someone who takes the place of another person
    replacement; surrogate.
  • verb go back and forth; swing back and forth between two states or conditions

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  • adverb for a long time without essential change
    for good.
    • he is permanently disabled

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  • adjective satellite entangled or hindered as if e.g. in mire
    • the difficulties in which the question is involved
    • brilliant leadership mired in details and confusion
  • verb entrap
    entangle; mire.
    • Our people should not be mired in the past

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  • noun an informal term for a youth or man
    bozo; hombre; cat.
    • a nice guy
    • the guy's only doing it for some doll
  • noun an effigy of Guy Fawkes that is burned on a bonfire on Guy Fawkes Day

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  • noun strongbox where valuables can be safely kept
  • noun a ventilated or refrigerated cupboard for securing provisions from pests

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  • adjective satellite treated with contempt
    detested; despised; scorned.
  • verb dislike intensely; feel antipathy or aversion towards
    detest; hate.
    • I hate Mexican food
    • She detests politicians

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  • adjective satellite being joined in close association
    affiliated; attached.
    • affiliated clubs
    • all art schools whether independent or attached to universities
  • verb connect, fasten, or put together two or more pieces
    tie; link; connect; link up.
    • Can you connect the two loudspeakers?
    • Tie the ropes together
    • Link arms

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  • noun a formal command or admonition
  • noun (law) a judicial remedy issued in order to prohibit a party from doing or continuing to do a certain activity
    cease and desist order; enjoining; enjoinment.
    • injunction were formerly obtained by writ but now by a judicial order

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  • adjective caught or fixed
    • stuck in the mud
  • verb put, fix, force, or implant
    lodge; wedge; stick; deposit.
    • lodge a bullet in the table
    • stick your thumb in the crack

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  • adjective satellite unusual or striking
    • a remarkable sight
    • such poise is singular in one so young
  • adjective satellite worthy of notice
    • a noteworthy fact is that her students rarely complain
    • a remarkable achievement

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  • adjective without strain or anxiety
    • gave the impression of being quite relaxed
    • a relaxed and informal discussion
  • verb become less tense, rest, or take one's ease
    unwind; unbend; relax; decompress; slow down; loosen up.
    • He relaxed in the hot tub
    • Let's all relax after a hard day's work

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Collocation words for "staying" are words related to "staying" by occurring either before (prefix words) or after "staying" (suffix words) in common language usage across multiple media. The words assembled above can be filtered by parts of speech (i.e) nouns, verbs, describing adjectives and adverbs, or by their positive or negative vibes, frequency in usage, whether they are prefix words or suffix words for "staying" or by the count of syllables each word has.