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otherguess

Of another kind or sort; in another way. "Otherguess arguments." Berkeley.

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contrarious

  • adjective satellite difficult to deal with
    cross-grained.

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wreathen

Twisted; made into a wreath. "Wreathen work of pure gold." Ex. xxviii. 22.

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griping

  • noun acute abdominal pain (especially in infants)
    intestinal colic; gripes; colic.
  • verb complain
    squawk; bellyache; grouse; beef; gripe; holler; bitch; crab.
    • What was he hollering about?

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dismal

  • adjective satellite causing dejection
    blue; dingy; drear; disconsolate; dreary; dark; gloomy; drab; sorry; grim.
    • a blue day
    • the dark days of the war
    • a week of rainy depressing weather
    • a disconsolate winter landscape
    • the first dismal dispiriting days of November
    • a dark gloomy day
    • grim rainy weather

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uppishly

  • adverb in a snobbish manner
    snobbishly; snootily.
    • they snobbishly excluded their less wealthy friends from the party

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emilio's

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honorary

  • adjective satellite given as an honor without the normal duties
    • an honorary degree

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scriptory

Of or pertaining to writing; expressed in writing; used in writing; as, scriptory wills; a scriptory reed. R. Swift.

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wily

  • adjective satellite marked by skill in deception
    tricky; knavish; sly; slick; foxy; guileful; tricksy; dodgy; crafty; cunning.
    • cunning men often pass for wise
    • deep political machinations
    • a foxy scheme
    • a slick evasive answer
    • sly as a fox
    • tricky Dick
    • a wily old attorney

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nonremunerative

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workbag

  • noun container for holding implements and materials for work (especially for sewing)
    workbox; workbasket.

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lienable

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collegial

  • adjective characterized by or having authority vested equally among colleagues
    • collegial harmony
    • a tendency to turn from collegial to one-man management"- Merle Fainsod
  • adjective of or resembling or typical of a college or college students
    collegiate.
    • collegiate living
    • collegiate attitudes
    • collegiate clothes

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unwaged

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synergically

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fillagree

  • noun delicate and intricate ornamentation (usually in gold or silver or other fine twisted wire)
    filigree; filagree.

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interdependent

  • adjective satellite mutually dependent
    mutualist; mutually beneficial.

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unremunerated

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cohesive

  • adjective satellite causing cohesion
    • a cohesive agent
  • adjective satellite cohering or tending to cohere; well integrated
    • a cohesive organization

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deskill

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collaborative

  • adjective satellite accomplished by collaboration
    • collaborative research

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botchy

  • adjective satellite poorly done
    unskillful; butcherly.
    • a botchy piece of work
    • it was an unskillful attempt

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slowdown

  • noun the act of slowing down or falling behind
    retardation; lag.

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backbreaking

  • adjective satellite characterized by effort to the point of exhaustion; especially physical effort
    heavy; toilsome; grueling; punishing; operose; hard; arduous; gruelling; laborious.
    • worked their arduous way up the mining valley
    • a grueling campaign
    • hard labor
    • heavy work
    • heavy going
    • spent many laborious hours on the project
    • set a punishing pace

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stoppage

  • noun the state of inactivity following an interruption
    halt; stop; hitch; arrest; stay; check.
    • the negotiations were in arrest
    • held them in check
    • during the halt he got some lunch
    • the momentary stay enabled him to escape the blow
    • he spent the entire stop in his seat
  • noun an obstruction in a pipe or tube
    closure; blockage; occlusion; stop; block.
    • we had to call a plumber to clear out the blockage in the drainpipe

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subterrany

Subterranean. Obs. Bacon. -- n. A subterranean place. Obs.

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synergistically

  • adverb (of group) in a synergistic or cooperative manner
  • adverb (of drugs or muscles) in a synergistic or interactive manner

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wageless

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unsafe

  • adjective lacking in security or safety
    insecure.
    • his fortune was increasingly insecure
    • an insecure future
  • adjective involving or causing danger or risk; liable to hurt or harm
    dangerous.
    • a dangerous criminal
    • a dangerous bridge
    • unemployment reached dangerous proportions

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filagree

  • noun delicate and intricate ornamentation (usually in gold or silver or other fine twisted wire)
    filigree; fillagree.

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concerted

  • adjective satellite involving the joint activity of two or more
    conjunct; cooperative; conjunctive.
    • concerted action
    • the conjunct influence of fire and strong wind
    • the conjunctive focus of political opposition
    • a cooperative effort
    • a united effort
    • joint military activities
  • verb contrive (a plan) by mutual agreement
    concert.

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reparatory

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antagonistically

  • adverb in an antagonistic manner
    • he behaves antagonistically toward his colleagues

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scamp

  • noun one who is playfully mischievous
    monkey; rascal; rapscallion; scallywag; imp; scalawag.
  • verb perform hastily and carelessly

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cooperatively

  • adverb in close cooperation
    hand in glove; hand and glove.
    • they work hand in glove

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cryptological

  • adjective of or relating to cryptanalysis
    cryptanalytic; cryptographic; cryptologic; cryptographical.

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assigner

One who assigns, appoints, allots, or apportions.

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cliometric

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toreutic

(Sculp.) In relief; pertaining to sculpture in relief, especially of metal; also, pertaining to chasing such as surface ornamentation in metal.

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rota

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) the supreme ecclesiastical tribunal for cases appealed to the Holy See from diocesan courts
  • noun a roster of names showing the order in which people should perform certain duties

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disincentive

  • noun a negative motivational influence
    deterrence.

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trailblazing

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preventive

  • noun remedy that prevents or slows the course of an illness or disease
    preventative; prophylactic.
    • the doctor recommended several preventatives
  • noun any obstruction that impedes or is burdensome
    incumbrance; preventative; encumbrance; interference; hitch; hindrance; hinderance.

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crewel

Worsted yarn,, slackly twisted, used for embroidery.

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unbegun

Not yet begun; also, existing without a beginning.

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complementary

  • noun either one of two chromatic colors that when mixed together give white (in the case of lights) or grey (in the case of pigments)
    complementary color.
    • yellow and blue are complementaries
  • adjective satellite of words or propositions so related that each is the negation of the other
    • `male' and `female' are complementary terms

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monographical

Of or pertaining to a monograph, or to a monography; as, a monographic writing; a monographic picture. -- Mon`o*graph"ic*al*ly, adv.

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unitedly

  • adverb with cooperation and interchange
    together.
    • we worked together on the project

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disgregation

(Physiol.) The process of separation, or the condition of being separate, as of the molecules of a body.

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ecumenical

  • adjective satellite concerned with promoting unity among churches or religions
    oecumenical; ecumenic; oecumenic.
    • ecumenical thinking
    • ecumenical activities
    • the ecumenical movement
  • adjective satellite of worldwide scope or applicability
    worldwide; cosmopolitan; universal; general; oecumenical; world-wide.
    • an issue of cosmopolitan import
    • the shrewdest political and ecumenical comment of our time"- Christopher Morley
    • universal experience

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counterbattery

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fruitive

Eujoying; possessing. Obs. Boyle.

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unreliably

  • adverb in an unfaithful undependable unreliable manner
    unfaithfully; undependably.

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fiddly

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flawlessly

  • adverb in an adroit manner
    cleanly.
    • he bounced it cleanly off the wall

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bursarial

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tirelessly

  • adverb with indefatigable energy
    inexhaustibly; indefatigably.
    • she watched the show indefatigably

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laborous

Laborious. Obs. Wyatt. -- La"bor*ous*ly, adv. Obs. Sir T. Elyot.

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stoppage

  • noun the state of inactivity following an interruption
    halt; stop; hitch; arrest; stay; check.
    • the negotiations were in arrest
    • held them in check
    • during the halt he got some lunch
    • the momentary stay enabled him to escape the blow
    • he spent the entire stop in his seat
  • noun an obstruction in a pipe or tube
    closure; blockage; occlusion; stop; block.
    • we had to call a plumber to clear out the blockage in the drainpipe

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volumed

  • adjective (often used in combination) consisting of or having a given number or kind of volumes
    • the poet's volumed works
    • a two-volumed history
    • multi-volumed encyclopedias
    • large-volumed editions
  • adjective satellite formed or rising in rounded masses
    • gasping with the volumed smoke

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productively

  • adverb in a productive way
    fruitfully; profitably.
    • they worked together productively for two years

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semiautobiographical

  • adjective of or relating to a work that combines autobiography and fiction
    • a semiautobiographical novel

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seamless

  • adjective not having or joined by a seam or seams
    • seamless stockings
  • adjective satellite smooth, especially of skin
    unlined; unseamed.
    • his cheeks were unlined
    • his unseamed face

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procuratorial

Of or pertaining to a procurator, or proctor; made by a proctor. Ayliffe.

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assign

  • verb give an assignment to (a person) to a post, or assign a task to (a person)
    depute; delegate; designate.
  • verb give out
    portion; allot.
    • We were assigned new uniforms

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offload

  • verb transfer to a peripheral device, of computer data
  • verb take the load off (a container or vehicle)
    unlade; unload.
    • unload the truck
    • offload the van

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selflessly

  • adverb in an altruistic manner
    altruistically.
    • he acted selflessly when he helped the old lady in distress

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ethic

  • noun the principles of right and wrong that are accepted by an individual or a social group
    value-system; value orientation; moral principle.
    • the Puritan ethic
    • a person with old-fashioned values
  • noun a system of principles governing morality and acceptable conduct
    ethical code.

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separative

  • adjective satellite (used of an accent in Hebrew orthography) indicating that the word marked is separated to a greater or lesser degree rhythmically and grammatically from the word that follows it
  • adjective satellite serving to separate or divide into parts
    partitive.
    • partitive tendencies in education
    • the uniting influence was stronger than the separative

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inharmonious

  • adjective not in harmony
    unharmonious.
  • adjective satellite lacking in harmony of parts
    • an inharmonious (or incongruous) mixture of architectural styles

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touchup

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untiring

  • adjective satellite characterized by hard work and perseverance
    industrious; hardworking; tireless.

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cirripede

  • noun marine crustaceans with feathery food-catching appendages; free-swimming as larvae; as adults form a hard shell and live attached to submerged surfaces
    barnacle; cirriped.

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proactive

  • adjective descriptive of any event or stimulus or process that has an effect on events or stimuli or processes that occur subsequently
    • proactive inhibition
    • proactive interference
  • adjective satellite (of a policy or person or action) controlling a situation by causing something to happen rather than waiting to respond to it after it happens

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ruthful

  • adjective satellite feeling or expressing pain or sorrow for sins or offenses
    rueful; remorseful; contrite.

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speedup

  • noun the act of accelerating; increasing the speed
    acceleration; quickening.

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lunar

  • adjective of or relating to or associated with the moon
    • lunar surface
    • lunar module

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groundbreaking

  • noun the ceremonial breaking of the ground to formally begin a construction project
    groundbreaking ceremony.
  • adjective satellite being or producing something like nothing done or experienced or created before
    innovational; innovative.
    • stylistically innovative works
    • innovative members of the artistic community
    • a mind so innovational, so original

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radiophonic

  • adjective relating to or by means of radiotelephony
    radiotelephonic.

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arduously

  • adverb in an arduous manner
    • they worked arduously

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chambray

  • noun a lightweight fabric woven with white threads across a colored warp

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proficiently

  • adverb in a proficient manner
    • he dealt proficiently with the problem

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salvatory

A place where things are preserved; a repository. R. Sir M. Hale.

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midnight

  • noun 12 o'clock at night; the middle of the night
    • young children should not be allowed to stay up until midnight

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janitorial

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asynchronous

  • adjective (digital communication) pertaining to a transmission technique that does not require a common clock between the communicating devices; timing signals are derived from special characters in the data stream itself
  • adjective not synchronous; not occurring or existing at the same time or having the same period or phase

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harmoniously

  • adverb in a harmonious manner
    • the problem of absorbing immigrants harmoniously into British society is as important to the immigrants as to the British

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colportage

The distribution of religious books, tracts, etc., by colporteurs.

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subversive

  • noun a radical supporter of political or social revolution
    revolutionary; subverter; revolutionist.
  • adjective satellite in opposition to a civil authority or government
    insurgent; seditious.

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photomicrographic

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smart

  • noun a kind of pain such as that caused by a wound or a burn or a sore
    smartness; smarting.
  • verb be the source of pain
    ache; hurt.

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commentatorial

Pertaining to the making of commentaries. Whewell.

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unflagging

  • adjective satellite showing sustained enthusiastic action with unflagging vitality
    indefatigable; unwearying; tireless.
    • an indefatigable advocate of equal rights
    • a tireless worker
    • unflagging pursuit of excellence
  • adjective satellite unceasing
    unfailing.
    • unfailing loyalty
    • unfailing good spirits
    • unflagging courtesy

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subcontract

  • noun a contract assigning to another party some obligations of a prior contract
  • verb arranged for contracted work to be done by others
    farm out; job.

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conspirative

  • adjective relating to or characteristic of conspiracy or conspirators
    conspiratorial.
    • a conspiratorial whisper
    • the discovery of possible conspirative codes

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interactive

  • adjective used especially of drugs or muscles that work together so the total effect is greater than the sum of the two (or more)
    synergistic.
  • adjective satellite capable of acting on or influencing each other
    interactional.

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cryptanalytic

  • adjective of or relating to cryptanalysis
    cryptographic; cryptologic; cryptological; cryptographical.

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fulltime

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copyrightable

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knitter

  • noun someone who makes garments (or fabrics) by intertwining yarn or thread

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taxidermic

Of or pertaining to the art of preparing and preserving the skins of animals.

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parttime

  • adjective involving less than the standard or customary time for an activity
    part-time.
    • part-time employees
    • a part-time job

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flour

  • noun fine powdery foodstuff obtained by grinding and sifting the meal of a cereal grain
  • verb cover with flour
    • flour fish or meat before frying it

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holistically

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da'wah

  • noun missionary work for Islam
    dawah.

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flexibly

  • adverb with flexibility
    • `Come whenever you are free,' he said flexibly

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autonomous

  • adjective satellite (of political bodies) not controlled by outside forces
    self-governing; independent; sovereign.
    • an autonomous judiciary
    • a sovereign state
  • adjective satellite existing as an independent entity
    • the partitioning of India created two separate and autonomous jute economies

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