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  • adjective satellite defying expression or description
    indefinable; indescribable; ineffable; unutterable; unspeakable.
    • indefinable yearnings
    • indescribable beauty
    • ineffable ecstasy
    • inexpressible anguish
    • unspeakable happiness
    • unutterable contempt
    • a thing of untellable splendor

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  • noun an artifact that is one of the individual parts of which a composite entity is made up; especially a part that can be separated from or attached to a system
    component; element.
    • spare components for cars
    • a component or constituent element of a system
  • noun a member of a constituency; a citizen who is represented in a government by officials for whom he or she votes
    • needs continued support by constituents to be re-elected

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  • noun a person who is entitled by law or by the terms of a will to inherit the estate of another
    heritor; inheritor.
  • noun a person who inherits some title or office

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  • adjective satellite capable of reflecting light like a mirror
    • mirrorlike surface of the lake
    • a specular metal

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To deprive of existence; to annihilate.
Who can uncreate thee, thou shalt know. Milton.

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  • adjective marked by the qualities of or befitting a statesman
    • a man of statesmanlike judgment
    • a statesmanlike solution of the present perplexities"-V.L.Parrington

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  • noun overly eager speed (and possible carelessness)
    precipitation; hastiness; hurry; hurriedness.
    • he soon regretted his haste
  • noun the act of moving hurriedly and in a careless manner
    rush; hurry; rushing.
    • in his haste to leave he forgot his book

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  • verb cause to be calm or quiet as by administering a sedative to
    tranquilize; tranquillize; calm; tranquillise.
    • The patient must be sedated before the operation
  • adjective satellite characterized by dignity and propriety

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  • noun a rule or aphorism in Sanskrit literature or a group of aphoristic doctrinal summaries prepared for memorization

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A treatise on Christ; that department of theology which treats of the personality, attributes, or life of Christ.

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  • adjective satellite resembling or characteristic of a prophet or prophecy
    sibyllic; sibylline; vatical; vatic; divinatory.
    • the high priest's divinatory pronouncement
    • mantic powers
    • a kind of sibylline book with ready and infallible answers to questions

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  • noun the first light of day
    sunup; daybreak; break of day; dawning; aurora; morning; break of the day; first light; dayspring; cockcrow; sunrise.
    • we got up before dawn
    • they talked until morning
  • noun the earliest period
    • the dawn of civilization
    • the morning of the world

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  • adjective exhibiting or requiring the wisdom of Solomon in making difficult decisions

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  • noun a rule or aphorism in Sanskrit literature or a group of aphoristic doctrinal summaries prepared for memorization

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  • adjective satellite continuing forever or indefinitely
    unending; unceasing; perpetual; eternal; eonian; everlasting; aeonian.
    • the ageless themes of love and revenge
    • eternal truths
    • life everlasting
    • hell's perpetual fires
    • the unending bliss of heaven

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  • verb remain present although waning or gradually dying
    • Her perfume lingered on
  • verb be about
    loaf; footle; mess about; lallygag; lollygag; lurk; tarry; mill about; hang around; lounge; loiter; mill around.
    • The high school students like to loiter in the Central Square
    • Who is this man that is hanging around the department?

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  • verb invest with or as with a body; give body to
  • verb represent, as of a character on stage
    embody; be.
    • Derek Jacobi was Hamlet

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  • adjective relating to or inhabiting a divine heaven
    • celestial beings
    • heavenly hosts
  • adjective of or relating to the sky
    • celestial map
    • a heavenly body

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

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  • verb develop and reach maturity; undergo maturation
    maturate; grow.
    • He matured fast
    • The child grew fast
  • verb develop and work out fully in one's mind
    • I need to mature my thoughts

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  • noun a word or phrase that particular people use in particular situations
    expression; locution.
    • pardon the expression
  • verb express in words
    state; say; tell.
    • He said that he wanted to marry her
    • tell me what is bothering you
    • state your opinion
    • state your name

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Not searchable; inscrutable; hidden; mysterious.
The counsels of God are to us unsearchable. Rogers.
-- Un*search"a*ble*ness, n. -- Un*search"a*bly, adv.

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  • noun the trait of showing courage and determination in spite of possible loss or injury
    pluckiness; gutsiness.
  • noun the act of pulling and releasing a taut cord

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  • noun ritual hand movement in Hindu religious dancing

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  • adjective containing aphorisms or maxims
    • axiomatic wisdom
  • adjective satellite terse and witty and like a maxim
    apothegmatic; epigrammatic.
    • much given to apothegmatic instruction

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  • verb make lighter or brighter
    light; illuminate; light up; illume.
    • This lamp lightens the room a bit

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  • verb make concrete and real
  • verb represent in bodily form
    embody; substantiate; body forth.
    • He embodies all that is evil wrong with the system
    • The painting substantiates the feelings of the artist

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  • adjective being or coming from on high
    • interpret the plague as a visitation from heaven, a supernal punishment for the sins of men
  • adjective satellite of heaven or the spirit
    celestial; ethereal.
    • celestial peace
    • ethereal melodies
    • the supernal happiness of a quiet death

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  • verb be cognizant or aware of a fact or a specific piece of information; possess knowledge or information about
    know; cognise.
    • I know that the President lied to the people
    • I want to know who is winning the game!
    • I know it's time

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  • adjective satellite resembling an owl; solemn and wise in appearance

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  • noun an authoritative rule
  • noun a guiding principle
    • the dictates of reason

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  • adjective satellite characteristic of country life
    homespun; cracker-barrel.
    • cracker-barrel philosophy
    • folksy humor
    • the air of homespun country boys
  • adjective satellite very informal and familiar
    • a folksy radio commentator
    • a folksy style

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  • noun a storehouse for threshed grain or animal feed
  • verb acquire or deserve by one's efforts or actions

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  • adjective satellite final or last in your life or progress
    • the supreme sacrifice
    • the supreme judgment
  • adjective satellite greatest in status or authority or power
    • a supreme tribunal

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  • noun the father of your father or mother
    grandad; granddaddy; granddad; grandpa; gramps.

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  • verb make lighter or brighter
    lighten; lighten up.
    • The paint will brighten the room
  • verb become clear
    clear up; clear; light up.
    • The sky cleared after the storm

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  • adjective satellite capable of seeing to a great distance
    eagle-eyed; longsighted; keen-sighted.
  • adjective satellite planning prudently for the future
    farsighted; long; prospicient; foresightful; longsighted; foresighted.
    • large goals that required farsighted policies
    • took a long view of the geopolitical issues

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  • verb distinguish oneself
    stand out; surpass.
    • She excelled in math

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  • adjective satellite existing previously or before something
    pre-existent; preexisting; pre-existing.
    • variations on pre-existent musical themes

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  • noun hard bonelike structures in the jaws of vertebrates; used for biting and chewing or for attack and defense
  • noun something resembling the tooth of an animal

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Oracular; of the nature of an oracle. R. "Equivocations, or oraculous speeches." Bacon. "The oraculous seer." Pope. -- O*rac"u*lous*ly, adv. -- O*rac"u*lous*ness, n.

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  • verb realize beforehand
    anticipate; foresee; previse.

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Being or situated above the world or above our system; celestial.

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  • verb supply with provisions

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  • adjective fully developed or matured and ready to be eaten or used
    • ripe peaches
    • full-bodied mature wines
  • adjective satellite fully prepared or eager
    • the colonists were ripe for revolution

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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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  • adjective of or relating to or resembling or expressed in a proverb
    • he kicked the proverbial bucket
    • the proverbial grasshopper
  • adjective satellite widely known and spoken of
    • her proverbial lateness
    • the proverbial absentminded professor
    • your proverbial dizzy blonde

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  • verb make understand
    • Can you enlighten me--I don't understand this proposal
  • verb give spiritual insight to; in religion

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  • noun a rough loosely woven fabric originally made with yarn that was spun at home
  • adjective satellite of textiles; having a rough surface
    nubby; tweedy; nubbly; slubbed.
    • a sweater knitted of nubbly homespun yarns

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  • noun one of the 150 lyrical poems and prayers that comprise the Book of Psalms in the Old Testament; said to have been written by David
  • noun any sacred song used to praise the deity

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  • adjective resembling or expressed by parables
  • adjective satellite having the form of a parabola

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  • verb distinguish oneself
    stand out; excel.
    • She excelled in math
  • verb be or do something to a greater degree
    exceed; outperform; outgo; outstrip; outmatch; surmount; outdo.
    • her performance surpasses that of any other student I know
    • She outdoes all other athletes
    • This exceeds all my expectations
    • This car outperforms all others in its class

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  • adjective satellite not liable to error
    inerrant; inerrable.
    • the Church was...theoretically inerrant and omnicompetent"-G.G.Coulton
    • lack an inerrant literary sense
    • an unerring marksman

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  • verb transmit (knowledge or skills)
    leave; give; pass on.
    • give a secret to the Russians
    • leave your name and address here
    • impart a new skill to the students
  • verb bestow a quality on
    lend; contribute; add; bring; bestow.
    • Her presence lends a certain cachet to the company
    • The music added a lot to the play
    • She brings a special atmosphere to our meetings
    • This adds a light note to the program

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  • adjective marked by the qualities of or befitting a statesman
    • a man of statesmanlike judgment
    • a statesmanlike solution of the present perplexities"-V.L.Parrington

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  • noun pattern of weaving or structure of a fabric
  • verb interlace by or as if by weaving

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  • adjective satellite characterized by wisdom, especially the wisdom of God
    • a sapiential government

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  • verb order by virtue of superior authority; decree
    • The King ordained the persecution and expulsion of the Jews
    • the legislature enacted this law in 1985
  • verb appoint to a clerical posts
    ordinate; consecrate; order.
    • he was ordained in the Church

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  • noun the mother of your father or mother
    grannie; grandma; nan; nanna; gran; granny.

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  • verb enclose in a shrine
    • the saint's bones were enshrined in the cathedral
  • verb hold sacred

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Of or pertaining to the cabala; containing or conveying an occult meaning; mystic.
The Heptarchus is a cabalistic of the first chapter of Genesis. Hallam.

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  • adjective satellite marked by the appetites and passions of the body
    carnal; sensual; animal.
    • animal instincts
    • carnal knowledge
    • fleshly desire
    • a sensual delight in eating
    • music is the only sensual pleasure without vice

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  • noun the quality of being bright and sending out rays of light
    effulgence; radiance; refulgency; refulgence; radiancy.
  • verb be bright by reflecting or casting light
    • Drive carefully--the wet road reflects

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Deprived of existence; annihilated. Beau. & Fl.

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  • verb avoid and stay away from deliberately; stay clear of
  • verb expel from a community or group
    ostracize; blackball; cast out; ban; ostracise; banish.

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  • adjective satellite abounding in or given to pompous or aphoristic moralizing
    • too often the significant episode deteriorates into sententious conversation"- Kathleen Barnes
  • adjective satellite concise and full of meaning
    • welcomed her pithy comments
    • the peculiarly sardonic and sententious style in which Don Luis composed his epigrams"- Hervey Allen

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  • noun an English pirate who operated in the Caribbean and off the Atlantic coast of North America (died in 1718)
    Thatch; Edward Teach; Edward Thatch; Blackbeard.
  • verb impart skills or knowledge to
    instruct; learn.
    • I taught them French
    • He instructed me in building a boat

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Tending to illuminate or illustrate; throwing light; illustrative. "Illuminative reading." Carlyle.

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  • noun the profession of a teacher
    pedagogy; instruction.
    • he prepared for teaching while still in college
    • pedagogy is recognized as an important profession
  • noun a doctrine that is taught
    precept; commandment.
    • the teachings of religion
    • he believed all the Christian precepts

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  • adjective satellite of an obscure nature
    cryptical; cryptic; deep; mystifying; mysterious.
    • the new insurance policy is written without cryptic or mysterious terms
    • a deep dark secret
    • the inscrutable workings of Providence
    • in its mysterious past it encompasses all the dim origins of life"- Rachel Carson
    • rituals totally mystifying to visitors from other lands

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  • verb think moodily or anxiously about something
  • verb originate (in)
    lie in; consist; lie.
    • The problems dwell in the social injustices in this country

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Eminent in a superior degree; surpassing others in excellence; as, a supereminent divine; the supereminent glory of Christ. -- Su`per*em"i*nent*ly, adv.

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  • 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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  • noun the act of separating grain from chaff
    sifting; winnowing.
    • the winnowing was done by women
  • verb separate the chaff from by using air currents
    • She stood there winnowing chaff all day in the field

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  • noun an Apocryphal book mainly of maxims (resembling Proverbs in that respect)
    Ben Sira; Ecclesiasticus; Wisdom of Jesus the Son of Sirach.

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(Ethnol.) One of a race which formerly occupied Mexico. -- Tol"te*can a.

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  • noun the kind and number and arrangement of teeth (collectively) in a person or animal
  • noun hard bonelike structures in the jaws of vertebrates; used for biting and chewing or for attack and defense

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  • adjective satellite infected and filled with pus
    • an abscessed tooth

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  • noun an inherited pattern of thought or action
  • noun a specific practice of long standing

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  • verb invest with or as with a body; give body to
  • verb represent, as of a character on stage
    embody; be.
    • Derek Jacobi was Hamlet

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  • verb dwell
    bide; stay.
    • You can stay with me while you are in town
    • stay a bit longer--the day is still young
  • verb put up with something or somebody unpleasant
    stomach; brook; support; put up; tolerate; bear; endure; stick out; suffer; digest; stand.
    • I cannot bear his constant criticism
    • The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks
    • he learned to tolerate the heat
    • She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage

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  • noun (Christian theology) a state of sanctification by God; the state of one who is under such divine influence
    state of grace; saving grace.
    • the conception of grace developed alongside the conception of sin
    • it was debated whether saving grace could be obtained outside the membership of the church
    • the Virgin lived in a state of grace
  • noun elegance and beauty of movement or expression
    • a beautiful figure which she used in subtle movements of unparalleled grace

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  • adjective of or relating to an oracle
    • able by oracular means to expose a witch
  • adjective satellite obscurely prophetic
    • Delphic pronouncements
    • an oracular message

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  • verb make one's home in a particular place or community
    shack; domiciliate; domicile.
    • may parents reside in Florida
  • verb live (in a certain place)
    occupy; lodge in.
    • She resides in Princeton
    • he occupies two rooms on the top floor

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  • adjective satellite of or for the common people
    • demotic entertainments
    • demotic speech
    • a poet with a keen ear for demotic rhythms
  • noun a simplified cursive form of the ancient hieratic script
    Demotic script.
    • Demotic script was eventually replaced by Greek

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  • noun a copy of a printed work offered for distribution
  • noun the act of issuing printed materials

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  • adjective satellite completely free from dirt or contamination
    • pristine mountain snow
  • adjective satellite immaculately clean and unused
    • handed her his pristine white handkerchief

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  • verb be seated
    sit down.
  • verb be around, often idly or without specific purpose
    sit around.
    • The object sat in the corner
    • We sat around chatting for another hour

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Relating to Dionysius, a monk of the 6th century; as, the Dionysian, or Christian, era.

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  • noun the person or thing that is rejected or set aside as inferior in quality
  • verb remove something that has been rejected
    • cull the sick members of the herd

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  • adjective characteristic of or devoted to the temporal world as opposed to the spiritual world
    secular; temporal.
    • worldly goods and advancement
    • temporal possessions of the church
  • adjective satellite very sophisticated especially because of surfeit; versed in the ways of the world
    • the blase traveler refers to the ocean he has crossed as `the pond'
    • the benefits of his worldly wisdom

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  • noun cautionary advice about something imminent (especially imminent danger or other unpleasantness)
    monition; warning; word of advice.
    • a letter of admonition about the dangers of immorality
    • the warning was to beware of surprises
    • his final word of advice was not to play with matches
  • noun a firm rebuke
    admonishment; monition.

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  • adjective satellite unaffected by time
    • few characters are so dateless as Hamlet
    • Helen's timeless beauty

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  • noun a person who possesses great material wealth
    rich person; wealthy person.
  • verb have or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense
    hold; have got.
    • She has $1,000 in the bank
    • He has got two beautiful daughters
    • She holds a Master's degree from Harvard

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  • adjective satellite requiring secret or mysterious knowledge
    • the arcane science of dowsing

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  • verb admonish or counsel in terms of someone's behavior
    warn; discourage; monish.
    • I warned him not to go too far
    • I warn you against false assumptions
    • She warned him to be quiet
  • verb warn strongly; put on guard
    monish; caution.

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  • adjective satellite showing great reverence for god
    reverent; worshipful.
    • a godly man
    • leading a godly life
  • adjective satellite emanating from God
    • divine judgment
    • divine guidance
    • everything is black or white...satanic or godly"-Saturday Review

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  • noun someone in charge of other people
    • am I my brother's keeper?
  • noun one having charge of buildings or grounds or animals
    custodian; steward.

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  • adjective satellite not agitated; without losing self-possession
    unagitated; calm; tranquil.
    • spoke in a calm voice
    • remained calm throughout the uproar
    • he remained serene in the midst of turbulence
    • a serene expression on her face
    • she became more tranquil
    • tranquil life in the country
  • adjective satellite completely clear and fine
    • serene skies and a bright blue sea

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  • verb take something or somebody with oneself somewhere
    take; convey.
    • Bring me the box from the other room
    • Take these letters to the boss
    • This brings me to the main point
  • verb cause to come into a particular state or condition
    • Long hard years of on the job training had brought them to their competence
    • bring water to the boiling point

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  • adjective following accepted customs and proprieties
    • conventional wisdom
    • she had strayed from the path of conventional behavior
    • conventional forms of address
  • adjective satellite conforming with accepted standards
    • a conventional view of the world

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  • noun creative writing of recognized artistic value
  • noun the humanistic study of a body of literature
    • he took a course in Russian lit

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  • adjective pertaining to the power of salvation or redemption

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  • adjective satellite capable of making fine distinctions
  • adjective satellite expressing careful judgment
    • discriminative censure
    • a biography ...appreciative and yet judicial in purpose"-Tyler Dennett

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  • adjective satellite determined or decided upon as by an authority
    set; determined.
    • date and place are already determined
    • the dictated terms of surrender
    • the time set for the launching
  • verb issue commands or orders for
    prescribe; order; dictate.

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  • adjective satellite newly discovered
    • his newfound aggressiveness
    • Hudson pointed his ship down the coast of the newfound sea

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  • adjective confined to and understandable by only an enlightened inner circle
    • a compilation of esoteric philosophical theories

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  • verb give advice to
    counsel; rede.
    • The teacher counsels troubled students
    • The lawyer counselled me when I was accused of tax fraud
  • verb inform (somebody) of something
    apprize; send word; apprise; give notice; notify.
    • I advised him that the rent was due

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  • verb issue commands or orders for
    order; dictate.

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  • adjective satellite having existed from the beginning; in an earliest or original stage or state
    primaeval; primal; aboriginal; primeval.
    • aboriginal forests
    • primal eras before the appearance of life on earth
    • the forest primeval
    • primordial matter
    • primordial forms of life

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