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hoary

  • adjective satellite showing characteristics of age, especially having grey or white hair
    gray-headed; gray; grey-haired; grey-headed; grizzly; grey; white-haired; hoar; gray-haired.
    • whose beard with age is hoar"-Coleridge
    • nodded his hoary head
  • adjective satellite ancient
    rusty.
    • hoary jokes

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laughter

  • noun the sound of laughing
    laugh.
  • noun the activity of laughing; the manifestation of joy or mirth or scorn
    • he enjoyed the laughter of the crowd

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tenterhook

  • noun one of a series of hooks used to hold cloth on a tenter

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expectantly

  • adverb in an expectant manner
    • she looked at him expectantly

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tinderbox

  • noun a dangerous state of affairs; a situation that is a potential source of violence
    • the Balkans are the tinderbox of Europe
  • noun a box for holding tinder

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mortuary

  • noun a building (or room) where dead bodies are kept before burial or cremation
    morgue; dead room.
  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of death

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desperado

  • noun a bold outlaw (especially on the American frontier)
    desperate criminal.

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beep

  • noun a short high tone produced as a signal or warning
    bleep.
  • verb make a loud noise
    toot; claxon; blare; honk.
    • The horns of the taxis blared

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watchfully

  • adverb in a watchful manner
    vigilantly.

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limo

  • noun large luxurious car; usually driven by a chauffeur
    limousine.

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phlegmatically

  • adverb in a phlegmatic manner
    • he accepted the decision phlegmatically

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limo

  • noun large luxurious car; usually driven by a chauffeur
    limousine.

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slogger

  • noun someone who walks in a laborious heavy-footed manner
    plodder; trudger.
  • noun someone who works slowly and monotonously for long hours
    plodder.

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inactive

  • adjective satellite (chemistry) not participating in a chemical reaction; chemically inert
    • desired amounts of inactive chlorine
  • adjective (pathology) not progressing or increasing; or progressing slowly

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watchful

  • adjective engaged in or accustomed to close observation
    alert.
    • caught by a couple of alert cops
    • alert enough to spot the opportunity when it came
    • constantly alert and vigilant, like a sentinel on duty
  • adjective satellite experiencing or accompanied by sleeplessness
    sleepless; insomniac.
    • insomniac old people
    • insomniac nights
    • lay sleepless all night
    • twenty watchful, weary, tedious nights"- Shakespeare

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limousine

  • noun large luxurious car; usually driven by a chauffeur
    limo.

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impatiently

  • adverb with impatience; in an impatient manner
    • he answered her impatiently

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antsy

  • adjective satellite nervous and unable to relax
    fretful; itchy; fidgety.
    • a constant fretful stamping of hooves
    • a restless child

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patiently

  • adverb with patience; in a patient manner
    • he patiently played with the child

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limousine

  • noun large luxurious car; usually driven by a chauffeur
    limo.

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restively

  • adverb in a restive manner
    • he sat down again, restively

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paparazzo

  • noun a freelance photographer who pursues celebrities trying to take candid photographs of them to sell to newspapers or magazines

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sleeplessly

  • adverb without sleep; in a sleepless manner
    • he was lying in bed sleeplessly

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motionlessly

  • adverb without moving; in a motionless manner
    • he saw the black-haired man waiting motionlessly behind the opposite side of the platform

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anxiously

  • adverb with anxiety or apprehension
    apprehensively; uneasily.
    • we watched anxiously

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longboat

  • noun the largest boat carried by a merchant sailing vessel

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apprehensively

  • adverb with anxiety or apprehension
    uneasily; anxiously.
    • we watched anxiously

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learjet

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curbside

  • noun the side of a sidewalk that is bordered by a curb
    • policemen stood at intervals along the curbside

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apathetically

  • adverb in an apathetic manner
    • she behaves apathetically these days

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interminably

  • adverb all the time; seemingly without stopping
    endlessly.
    • a theological student with whom I argued interminably
    • her nagging went on endlessly

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gentlewoman

  • noun a woman of refinement
    madam; ma'am; lady; dame.
    • a chauffeur opened the door of the limousine for the grand lady

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icu

  • noun a hospital unit staffed and equipped to provide intensive care
    intensive care unit.

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breathlessly

  • adverb in a breathless manner
    • she spoke breathlessly

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supinely

  • adverb with the face upward
    • she was stretched supinely on her back
  • adverb in an indifferently supine manner
    • he called the tune to me and I supinely took it up

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hearse

  • noun a vehicle for carrying a coffin to a church or a cemetery; formerly drawn by horses but now usually a motor vehicle

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oubliette

  • noun a dungeon with the only entrance or exit being a trap door in the ceiling

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forlornly

  • adverb in a forlorn manner
    • a single chicken was scratching forlornly in the yard

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hungrily

  • adverb in the manner of someone who is very hungry
    ravenously.
    • he pounced on the food hungrily

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impassively

  • adverb in an impassive manner
    • he submitted impassively to his arrest

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fatalistically

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supplicant

  • noun someone who prays to God
    prayer.
  • noun one praying humbly for something
    requester; petitioner; suppliant.
    • a suppliant for her favors

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hearse

  • noun a vehicle for carrying a coffin to a church or a cemetery; formerly drawn by horses but now usually a motor vehicle

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understudy

  • noun an actor able to replace a regular performer when required
    standby.
  • verb be an understudy or alternate for a role
    alternate.

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beep

  • noun a short high tone produced as a signal or warning
    bleep.
  • verb make a loud noise
    toot; claxon; blare; honk.
    • The horns of the taxis blared

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suspenseful

  • adjective satellite (of a situation) characterized by or causing suspense
    cliff-hanging; suspensive; nail-biting.

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humvee

  • noun a high mobility, multipurpose, military vehicle with four-wheel drive
    Hum-Vee.

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hopeful

  • noun an ambitious and aspiring young person
    wannabee; aspirant; wannabe; aspirer.
    • a lofty aspirant
    • two executive hopefuls joined the firm
    • the audience was full of Madonna wannabes
  • adjective having or manifesting hope
    • a line of people hopeful of obtaining tickets
    • found a hopeful way of attacking the problem

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taxicab

  • noun a car driven by a person whose job is to take passengers where they want to go in exchange for money
    taxi; cab; hack.

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cabby

  • noun someone who drives a taxi for a living
    livery driver; taxidriver; hack driver; cabman; cabdriver; taximan; hack-driver.

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stoically

  • adverb without emotion; in a stoic manner
    • he stoically accepted all suffering

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fruitlessly

  • adverb in an unproductive manner
    unproductively; unprofitably.

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stolidly

  • adverb in a stolid manner
    • he said `no' stolidly

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rickshaw

  • noun a small two-wheeled cart for one passenger; pulled by one person
    jinrikisha; ricksha.

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ambulance

  • noun a vehicle that takes people to and from hospitals

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cab

  • noun a compartment at the front of a motor vehicle or locomotive where driver sits
  • noun small two-wheeled horse-drawn carriage; with two seats and a folding hood
    cabriolet.

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inert

  • adjective satellite unable to move or resist motion
  • adjective satellite having only a limited ability to react chemically; chemically inactive
    neutral; indifferent.
    • inert matter
    • an indifferent chemical in a reaction

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taxis

  • noun a locomotor response toward or away from an external stimulus by a motile (and usually simple) organism
  • noun the surgical procedure of manually restoring a displaced body part

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gentlewoman

  • noun a woman of refinement
    madam; ma'am; lady; dame.
    • a chauffeur opened the door of the limousine for the grand lady

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tarmac

  • noun a paving material of tar and broken stone; mixed in a factory and shaped during paving
    tarmacadam.
  • noun a paved surface having compressed layers of broken rocks held together with tar
    tarmacadam; macadam.

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sideline

  • noun a line that marks the side boundary of a playing field
    out of bounds.
  • noun an auxiliary line of merchandise

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alertly

  • adverb in mentally perceptive and responsive way
    • she got through the day alertly, despite being on drugs

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vulture

  • noun any of various large diurnal birds of prey having naked heads and weak claws and feeding chiefly on carrion
  • noun someone who attacks in search of booty
    predator; piranha; marauder.

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longboat

  • noun the largest boat carried by a merchant sailing vessel

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futilely

  • adverb in a futile and unproductive manner

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groupie

  • noun an enthusiastic young fan (especially a young woman who follows rock groups around)

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lounge

  • noun an upholstered seat for more than one person
    sofa; couch.
  • noun a room (as in a hotel or airport) with seating where people can wait
    waiting room; waiting area.

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keg

  • noun the quantity contained in a keg
    kegful.
  • noun small cask or barrel

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maw

  • noun informal terms for the mouth
    yap; gob; trap; cakehole; hole.

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sprinter

  • noun someone who runs a short distance at top speed

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thirstily

  • adverb in a thirsty manner
    • we drank thirstily from the bottle that was passed around
  • adverb with eagerness; in an eager manner
    eagerly.
    • the news was eagerly awaited

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hansom

  • noun a two-wheeled horse-drawn covered carriage with the driver's seat above and behind the passengers
    hansom cab.

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prayerful

  • adjective satellite disposed to pray or appearing to pray

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boxcars

  • noun (usually plural) an expression used when two dice are thrown and both come up showing six spots
  • noun a freight car with roof and sliding doors in the sides
    boxcar.

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backstage

  • noun a stage area out of sight of the audience
    wing; offstage.
  • adjective satellite concealed from public view or attention
    offstage.
    • offstage political meetings

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idly

  • adverb in an idle manner
    lazily.
    • this is what I always imagined myself doing in the south of France, sitting idly, drinking coffee, watching the people

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flatcar

  • noun freight car without permanent sides or roof
    flat; flatbed.

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eagerly

  • adverb with eagerness; in an eager manner
    thirstily.
    • the news was eagerly awaited

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numbly

  • adverb in a numb manner; without feeling
    insensibly.
    • I stared at him numbly

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queue

  • noun a line of people or vehicles waiting for something
    waiting line.
  • noun (information processing) an ordered list of tasks to be performed or messages to be transmitted

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dumbly

  • adverb in a stupid manner
    obtusely; densely.
    • he had so rapaciously desired and so obtusely expected to find her alone
  • adverb in an inarticulate manner
    • I nodded dumbly and he slit the envelope

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docile

  • adjective willing to be taught or led or supervised or directed
    • the docile masses of an enslaved nation
  • adjective satellite ready and willing to be taught
    teachable.
    • docile pupils eager for instruction
    • teachable youngsters

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nervously

  • adverb in an anxiously nervous manner
    • we watched the stock market nervously
  • adverb with nervous excitement
    • our bodies jumped nervously away at the slightest touch

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list

  • noun a database containing an ordered array of items (names or topics)
    listing.
  • noun the property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the vertical
    tilt; lean; leaning; inclination.
    • the tower had a pronounced tilt
    • the ship developed a list to starboard
    • he walked with a heavy inclination to the right

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ccu

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downstairs

  • adjective on or of lower floors of a building
    downstair.
    • the downstairs (or downstair) phone
  • adverb on a floor below
    below; down the stairs; on a lower floor.
    • the tenants live downstairs

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wrack

  • noun dried seaweed especially that cast ashore
  • noun the destruction or collapse of something
    rack.
    • wrack and ruin

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resignedly

  • adverb with resignation and acceptance; in a resigned manner
    • resignedly, I telegraphed back that it was all right with me if he insisted
  • adverb in a hopeless resigned manner
    abjectly.
    • she shrugged her shoulders abjectly

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trustfully

  • adverb with trust; in a trusting manner
    confidingly; trustingly.
    • she looked at her father trustingly
  • adverb in a trustful manner
    • his mouth grinned trustfully

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curricle

A small or short course.
Upon a curricle in this world depends a long course of the next. Sir T. Browne.

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commuter

  • noun a passenger train that is ridden primarily by passengers who travel regularly from one place to another
    commuter train.
  • noun someone who travels regularly from home in a suburb to work in a city

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queue

  • noun a line of people or vehicles waiting for something
    waiting line.
  • noun (information processing) an ordered list of tasks to be performed or messages to be transmitted

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crosswalk

  • noun a path (often marked) where something (as a street or railroad) can be crossed to get from one side to the other
    crossing; crossover.

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restlessly

  • adverb in a restless manner
    • he cracked his knuckles restlessly

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cameraman

  • noun a photographer who operates a movie camera
    cinematographer; camera operator.

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taxi

  • noun a car driven by a person whose job is to take passengers where they want to go in exchange for money
    cab; taxicab; hack.
  • verb travel slowly
    • The plane taxied down the runway

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mutely

  • adverb without speaking
    taciturnly; wordlessly; silently.
    • he sat mutely next to her

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placidly

  • adverb in a quiet and tranquil manner
    • the sea now shimmered placidly before our eyes
  • adverb in a placid and good-natured manner
    • I put the questions, and she answered them placidly

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fretfully

  • adverb in a fretful manner
    • fretfully, the baby tossed in his crib

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wishfully

  • adverb in a wishful manner
    • he wishfully indulged in dreams of fame

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taxicab

  • noun a car driven by a person whose job is to take passengers where they want to go in exchange for money
    taxi; cab; hack.

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interminable

  • adjective satellite tiresomely long; seemingly without end
    eternal; endless.
    • endless debates
    • an endless conversation
    • the wait seemed eternal
    • eternal quarreling
    • an interminable sermon

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chauffeur

  • noun a man paid to drive a privately owned car
  • verb drive someone in a vehicle
    drive around.

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indolently

  • adverb in an indolent manner
    • he lives indolently with his relatives

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empty

  • noun a container that has been emptied
    • return all empties to the store
  • verb make void or empty of contents
    • Empty the box
    • The alarm emptied the building

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beep

  • noun a short high tone produced as a signal or warning
    bleep.
  • verb make a loud noise
    toot; claxon; blare; honk.
    • The horns of the taxis blared

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suv

  • noun a high-performance four-wheel drive car built on a truck chassis
    sport utility; sport utility vehicle; S.U.V..

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barouche

  • noun a horse-drawn carriage having four wheels; has an outside seat for the driver and facing inside seats for two couples and a folding top

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surfer

  • noun someone who engages in surfboarding
    surfboarder.

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