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golden

  • adjective satellite having the deep slightly brownish color of gold
    aureate; gilded; gilt; gold.
    • long aureate (or golden) hair
    • a gold carpet
  • adjective satellite marked by peace and prosperity
    halcyon; prosperous.
    • a golden era
    • the halcyon days of the clipper trade

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must

  • noun a necessary or essential thing
    • seat belts are an absolute must
  • noun grape juice before or during fermentation

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embolismic

Pertaining to embolism or intercalation; intercalated; as, an embolismic year, i. e., the year in which there is intercalation.

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auld

  • adjective satellite a Scottish word
    • auld lang syne

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agone

  • adjective satellite gone by; or in the past
    ago.
    • two years ago
    • `agone' is an archaic word for `ago'

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censual

Relating to, or containing, a census.
He caused the whole realm to be described in a censual roll. Sir R. Baker.

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bypast

  • adjective satellite well in the past; former
    foregone; bygone; departed; gone.
    • bygone days
    • dreams of foregone times
    • sweet memories of gone summers
    • relics of a departed era
  • verb avoid something unpleasant or laborious
    short-circuit; get around; go around; bypass.
    • You cannot bypass these rules!

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sevenscore

Seven times twenty, that is, a hundred and forty.
The old Countess of Desmond . . . lived sevenscore years. Bacon.

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rerolling

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bazillion

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anatomise

  • verb dissect in order to analyze
    anatomize.
    • anatomize the bodies of the victims of this strange disease

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twoscore

  • adjective satellite being ten more than thirty
    xl; forty; 40.

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elapse

  • verb pass by
    go along; lapse; slip away; go by; glide by; slip by; pass; slide by.
    • three years elapsed

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jillion

  • noun a very large indefinite number (usually hyperbole)
    billion; million; trillion; gazillion; zillion.
    • there were millions of flies

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sithence

Since. See Sith, and Sithen. Obs. Piers Plowman.

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gazillion

  • noun a very large indefinite number (usually hyperbole)
    billion; million; jillion; trillion; zillion.
    • there were millions of flies

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blemishless

Without blemish; spotless.
A life in all so blemishless. Feltham.

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besot

  • verb make dull or stupid or muddle with drunkenness or infatuation
    stupefy.

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sixscore

Six times twenty; one hundred and twenty.

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posttreatment

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backstairs

  • noun a second staircase at the rear of a building
  • adjective satellite secret and sly or sordid
    backstair; furtive.
    • backstairs gossip
    • his low backstairs cunning"- A.L.Guerard
    • backstairs intimacies
    • furtive behavior

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preadult

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like

  • noun a similar kind
    the likes of; the like.
    • dogs, foxes, and the like", "we don't want the likes of you around here
  • noun a kind of person
    ilk.
    • We'll not see his like again
    • I can't tolerate people of his ilk

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firry

Made of fir; abounding in firs.
In firry woodlands making moan. Tennyson.

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pastoring

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regnal

Of or pertaining to the reign of a monarch; as, regnal years.

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sempiternal

  • adjective satellite having no known beginning and presumably no end
    endless; dateless.
    • the dateless rise and fall of the tides
    • time is endless
    • sempiternal truth

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anchoretic

Pertaining to an anchoret or hermit; after the manner of an anchoret.

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hone

  • noun a whetstone made of fine gritstone; used for sharpening razors
  • verb sharpen with a hone
    • hone a knife

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centurial

Of or pertaining to a century; as, a centurial sermon. R.

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sin

  • noun estrangement from god
    sinfulness; wickedness.
  • noun an act that is regarded by theologians as a transgression of God's will
    sinning.

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predepression

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ago

  • adjective satellite gone by; or in the past
    agone.
    • two years ago
    • `agone' is an archaic word for `ago'
  • adverb in the past
    • long ago
    • sixty years ago my grandfather came to the U.S.

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zillion

  • noun a very large indefinite number (usually hyperbole)
    billion; million; jillion; trillion; gazillion.
    • there were millions of flies
  • adjective satellite very large indeterminate number
    • a zillion people were there

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postnatal

  • adjective occurring immediately after birth
    postpartum.
    • postnatal development

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threescore

  • noun a set with 3 times 20 members
  • adjective satellite being ten more than fifty
    sixty; 60; lx.

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freelance

  • noun a writer or artist who sells services to different employers without a long-term contract with any of them
    independent; freelancer; free-lance; free lance; self-employed person.
  • verb work independently and on temporary contracts rather than for a long-term employer

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precede

  • verb be earlier in time; go back further
    antecede; forego; predate; forgo; antedate.
    • Stone tools precede bronze tools
  • verb come before
    predate.
    • Most English adjectives precede the noun they modify

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fourscore

  • noun the cardinal number that is the product of ten and eight
    LXXX; 80; eighty.
  • adjective satellite being ten more than seventy
    lxxx; 80; eighty.

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extendable

  • adjective satellite capable of being lengthened
    extendible.

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mature

  • 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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elapse

  • verb pass by
    go along; lapse; slip away; go by; glide by; slip by; pass; slide by.
    • three years elapsed

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interwar

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unhanged

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ripe

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

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research

  • noun systematic investigation to establish facts
  • noun a search for knowledge
    enquiry; inquiry.
    • their pottery deserves more research than it has received

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lean

  • noun the property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the vertical
    tilt; list; leaning; inclination.
    • the tower had a pronounced tilt
    • the ship developed a list to starboard
    • he walked with a heavy inclination to the right
  • verb to incline or bend from a vertical position
    tilt; tip; slant; angle.
    • She leaned over the banister

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at

  • noun 100 at equal 1 kip in Laos
  • noun a highly unstable radioactive element (the heaviest of the halogen series); a decay product of uranium and thorium
    atomic number 85; astatine.

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nonconsecutive

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elapsed

  • adjective (of time) having passed or slipped by
    • elapsed time
  • verb pass by
    elapse; go along; lapse; slip away; go by; glide by; slip by; pass; slide by.
    • three years elapsed

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fortyfive

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behindhand

  • adjective satellite behind schedule
    • was behindhand with the rent
  • adverb in debt
    in arrears; behind.
    • he fell behind with his mortgage payments
    • a month behind in the rent
    • a company that has been run behindhand for years
    • in arrears with their utility bills

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bissextile

Leap year; every fourth year, in which a day is added to the month of February on account of the excess of the tropical year (365 d. 5 h. 48 m. 46 s.) above 365 days. But one day added every four years is equivalent to six hours each year, which is 11 m. 14 s. more than the excess of the real year. Hence, it is necessary to suppress the bissextile day at the end of every century which is not divisible by 400, while it is retained at the end of those which are divisible by 400.

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synodic

(Eccl.) Of or pertaining to a synod; transacted in, or authorized by, a synod; as, synodical proceedings or forms. "A synodical epistle." Bp. Stillingfleet.

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muckrake

  • verb explore and expose misconduct and scandals concerning public figures
    • This reporter was well-known for his muckraking

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yester

Last; last past; next before; of or pertaining to yesterday.
[An enemy] whom yester sun beheld Mustering her charms. Dryden.
✍ This word is now seldom used except in a few compounds; as, yesterday, yesternight, etc.

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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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heady

  • adjective satellite marked by the exercise of good judgment or common sense in practical matters
    judicious; wise.
    • judicious use of one's money
    • a wise decision
  • adjective satellite extremely exciting as if by alcohol or a narcotic
    intoxicating.

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shuttle

  • noun badminton equipment consisting of a ball of cork or rubber with a crown of feathers
    shuttlecock; bird; birdie.
  • noun public transport that consists of a bus or train or airplane that plies back and forth between two points

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postbellum

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circumnavigate

  • verb travel around, either by plane or ship
    compass.
    • We compassed the earth

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eightscore

Eight times twenty; a hundred and sixty.

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precollegiate

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consecutively

  • adverb in a consecutive manner
    • he was consecutively ill, then well, then ill again

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prereproductive

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elapse

  • verb pass by
    go along; lapse; slip away; go by; glide by; slip by; pass; slide by.
    • three years elapsed

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retouch

  • verb give retouches to (hair)
    • retouch the roots
  • verb alter so as to produce a more desirable appearance
    touch up.
    • This photograph has been retouched!

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droughty

Characterized by drought; wanting rain; arid; adust.
Droughty and parched countries. Ray.

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apprentice

  • noun works for an expert to learn a trade
    prentice; learner.
  • verb be or work as an apprentice
    • She apprenticed with the great master

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quintillion

  • noun the number that is represented as a one followed by 18 zeros

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clerking

  • noun the activity of recording business transactions
    bookkeeping.
  • verb work as a clerk, as in the legal business
    clerk.

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sabbatic

  • adjective of or relating to the Sabbath
    sabbatical.
    • Friday is a sabbatical day for Muslims

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afterward

  • adverb happening at a time subsequent to a reference time
    after; afterwards; later; later on; subsequently.
    • he apologized subsequently
    • he's going to the store but he'll be back here later
    • it didn't happen until afterward
    • two hours after that

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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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unlaboured

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quadrillion

  • noun the number that is represented as a one followed by 24 zeros
    • in England they call a septillion a quadrillion
  • noun the number that is represented as a one followed by 15 zeros

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perfect

  • noun a tense of verbs used in describing action that has been completed (sometimes regarded as perfective aspect)
    perfective; perfect tense; perfective tense.
  • verb make perfect or complete
    hone.
    • perfect your French in Paris!

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preadolescent

  • adjective satellite of or relating to or designed for children between the ages of 9 and 12
    preteen.
    • a preteen party
    • preteen clothing

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unexpired

  • adjective not having come to an end or been terminated by passage of time
    • elected to fill the senator's unexpired term
    • an unexpired driver's license

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eventless

Without events; tame; monotomous; marked by nothing unusual; uneventful.

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commence

  • verb take the first step or steps in carrying out an action
    begin; get; start out; set about; start; set out; get down.
    • We began working at dawn
    • Who will start?
    • Get working as soon as the sun rises!
    • The first tourists began to arrive in Cambodia
    • He began early in the day
    • Let's get down to work now
  • verb set in motion, cause to start
    lead off; start; begin.
    • The U.S. started a war in the Middle East
    • The Iraqis began hostilities
    • begin a new chapter in your life

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formative

  • noun minimal language unit that has a syntactic (or morphological) function
  • adjective satellite capable of forming new cells and tissues
    • a formative zone in developing bone

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crisscross

  • noun a marking that consists of lines that cross each other
    cross; mark.
  • verb cross in a pattern, often random

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unforgotten

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younger

  • adjective satellite used of the younger of two persons of the same name especially used to distinguish a son from his father
    jr..
    • John Junior
    • John Smith, Jr.
  • adjective (used of living things especially persons) in an early period of life or development or growth
    immature; young.
    • young people

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flurry

  • noun a rapid active commotion
    fuss; bustle; ado; stir; hustle.
  • noun a light brief snowfall and gust of wind (or something resembling that)
    snow flurry.
    • he had to close the window against the flurries
    • there was a flurry of chicken feathers

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tofore

Before. Obs.
Toforn him goeth the loud minstrelsy. Chaucer.
Would thou wert as thou tofore hast been! Shak.

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prepuberty

  • noun a period of two years immediately prior to the onset of puberty when growth and changes leading to sexual maturity occur

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predate

  • verb be earlier in time; go back further
    antecede; forego; forgo; antedate; precede.
    • Stone tools precede bronze tools
  • verb come before
    precede.
    • Most English adjectives precede the noun they modify

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childbearing

  • noun the parturition process in human beings; having a baby; the process of giving birth to a child
    childbirth; vaginal birth; accouchement.
  • adjective relating to or suitable for childbirth
    • of childbearing age

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imprisonment

  • noun putting someone in prison or in jail as lawful punishment
  • noun the state of being imprisoned
    immurement; incarceration; captivity.
    • he was held in captivity until he died
    • the imprisonment of captured soldiers
    • his ignominious incarceration in the local jail
    • he practiced the immurement of his enemies in the castle dungeon

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bleak

  • adjective satellite offering little or no hope
    dim; black.
    • the future looked black
    • prospects were bleak
    • Life in the Aran Islands has always been bleak and difficult"- J.M.Synge
    • took a dim view of things
  • adjective satellite providing no shelter or sustenance
    barren; desolate; bare; stark.
    • bare rocky hills
    • barren lands
    • the bleak treeless regions of the high Andes
    • the desolate surface of the moon
    • a stark landscape

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goby

  • noun small spiny-finned fish of coastal or brackish waters having a large head and elongated tapering body having the ventral fins modified as a sucker
    gudgeon.

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precollege

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slog

  • verb work doggedly or persistently
    keep one's shoulder to the wheel; peg away; plug away; keep one's nose to the grindstone.
    • She keeps plugging away at her dissertation
  • verb walk heavily and firmly, as when weary, or through mud
    footslog; tramp; trudge; plod; pad.
    • Mules plodded in a circle around a grindstone

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unlive

  • verb live so as to annul some previous behavior
    live down.
    • You can never live this down!

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afters

  • noun a dish served as the last course of a meal
    dessert; sweet.

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impressionable

  • adjective easily impressed or influenced
    impressible; waxy.
    • an impressionable youngster
    • an impressionable age
    • a waxy mind

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fulltime

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mature

  • 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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thereafter

  • adverb from that time on
    thenceforth.
    • thereafter he never called again

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unrepenting

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obsess

  • noun a major river of western Siberia; flows generally northward and westward to the Gulf of Ob and the Kara Sea
    Ob River; Ob.
  • noun the branch of medicine dealing with childbirth and care of the mother
    tocology; midwifery; OB; obstetrics.

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throe

  • noun severe spasm of pain
    • the throes of dying
    • the throes of childbirth
  • noun hard or painful trouble or struggle
    • a country in the throes of economic collapse

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earlier

  • adjective satellite (comparative and superlative of `early') more early than; most early
    earliest.
    • a fashion popular in earlier times
    • his earlier work reflects the influence of his teacher
    • Verdi's earliest and most raucous opera
  • adjective at or near the beginning of a period of time or course of events or before the usual or expected time
    early.
    • early morning
    • an early warning
    • early diagnosis
    • an early death
    • took early retirement
    • an early spring
    • early varieties of peas and tomatoes mature before most standard varieties

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stormy

  • adjective (especially of weather) affected or characterized by storms or commotion
    • a stormy day
    • wide and stormy seas
  • adjective satellite characterized by violent emotions or behavior
    tempestuous.
    • a stormy argument
    • a stormy marriage

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afterwords

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teenage

  • adjective satellite being of the age 13 through 19
    teen; teenaged; adolescent.
    • teenage mothers
    • the teen years

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overdue

  • adjective satellite past due; not paid at the scheduled time
    delinquent.
    • an overdue installment
    • a delinquent account

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matronal

Of or pertaining to a matron; suitable to an elderly lady or to a married woman; grave; motherly.

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ancient

  • noun a very old person
    antediluvian.
  • noun a person who lived in ancient times

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