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wooly

  • adjective satellite having a fluffy character or appearance
    flocculent; woolly.
  • adjective satellite confused and vague; used especially of thinking
    muddled; muzzy; addled; woolly; befuddled; woolly-headed; wooly-minded.
    • muddleheaded ideas
    • your addled little brain
    • woolly thinking
    • woolly-headed ideas

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hardhearted

  • adjective lacking in feeling or pity or warmth
    heartless.
  • adjective satellite devoid of feeling for others
    unfeeling; stonyhearted.
    • an unfeeling wretch

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softening

  • noun the process of becoming softer
    • refrigeration delayed the softening of the fruit
    • he observed the softening of iron by heat
  • verb make (images or sounds) soft or softer
    soften.

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woolly

  • adjective satellite having a fluffy character or appearance
    flocculent; wooly.
  • adjective satellite confused and vague; used especially of thinking
    wooly; muddled; muzzy; addled; befuddled; woolly-headed; wooly-minded.
    • muddleheaded ideas
    • your addled little brain
    • woolly thinking
    • woolly-headed ideas

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hard_steel

  • noun steel with more than 0.3% carbon

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mild

  • adjective moderate in type or degree or effect or force; far from extreme
    • a mild winter storm
    • a mild fever
    • fortunately the pain was mild
    • a mild rebuke
    • mild criticism
  • adjective satellite humble in spirit or manner; suggesting retiring mildness or even cowed submissiveness
    modest; meek.
    • meek and self-effacing

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chisel_steel

  • noun steel used in making chisels

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velvety

  • adjective satellite smooth and soft to sight or hearing or touch or taste
    velvet-textured; velvet.
  • adjective satellite resembling velvet in having a smooth soft surface
    velvet.

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woody

  • adjective made of or containing or resembling wood
    • woody plants
    • perennial herbs with woody stems
    • a woody taste
  • adjective satellite abounding in trees
    arboreous; arboraceous; woodsy.
    • an arboreous landscape
    • violets in woodsy shady spots
    • a woody area near the highway

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cold

  • noun a mild viral infection involving the nose and respiratory passages (but not the lungs)
    common cold.
    • will they never find a cure for the common cold?
  • noun the absence of heat
    frigidness; coldness; frigidity; low temperature.
    • the coldness made our breath visible
    • come in out of the cold
    • cold is a vasoconstrictor

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brittle

  • noun caramelized sugar cooled in thin sheets
    toffy; toffee.
  • adjective satellite having little elasticity; hence easily cracked or fractured or snapped
    brickle; brickly.
    • brittle bones
    • glass is brittle
    • `brickle' and `brickly' are dialectal

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horny

  • adjective satellite feeling great sexual desire
    turned on; randy; ruttish; steamy; aroused.
    • feeling horny
  • adjective satellite having horns or hornlike projections
    • horny coral
    • horny (or horned) frog

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unhealthy

  • adjective not in or exhibiting good health in body or mind
    • unhealthy ulcers
  • adjective satellite detrimental to health
    unhealthful; insalubrious.

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compact

  • noun a small cosmetics case with a mirror; to be carried in a woman's purse
    powder compact.
  • noun a signed written agreement between two or more parties (nations) to perform some action
    covenant; concordat.

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steel

  • noun an alloy of iron with small amounts of carbon; widely used in construction; mechanical properties can be varied over a wide range
  • noun a cutting or thrusting weapon that has a long metal blade and a hilt with a hand guard
    brand; blade; sword.

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unfeeling

  • adjective satellite devoid of feeling for others
    hardhearted; stonyhearted.
    • an unfeeling wretch
  • adjective satellite devoid of feeling or sensation
    • unfeeling trees

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hardheartedness

  • noun an absence of concern for the welfare of others
    heartlessness; coldheartedness.

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unkind

  • adjective lacking kindness
    • a thoughtless and unkind remark
    • the unkindest cut of all
  • adjective satellite deficient in humane and kindly feelings
    pitiless.

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damascus_steel

  • noun a hard resilient steel often decorated and used for sword blades
    Damask steel.

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physiological

  • adjective of or relating to the biological study of physiology
    • physiological psychology
    • Pavlov's physiological theories
  • adjective satellite of or consistent with an organism's normal functioning
    physiologic.
    • physiologic functions
    • physiological processes

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cherry

  • noun wood of any of various cherry trees especially the black cherry
  • noun any of numerous trees and shrubs producing a small fleshy round fruit with a single hard stone; many also produce a valuable hardwood
    cherry tree.

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intumescent

  • adjective satellite abnormally distended especially by fluids or gas
    tumid; tumescent; puffy; turgid.
    • hungry children with bloated stomachs
    • he had a grossly distended stomach
    • eyes with puffed (or puffy) lids
    • swollen hands
    • tumescent tissue
    • puffy tumid flesh

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remorseless

  • adjective satellite without mercy or pity
    ruthless; unpitying; pitiless.
    • an act of ruthless ferocity
    • a monster of remorseless cruelty

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rocklike

  • adjective satellite hard as granite
    granitelike; stony; granitic.
    • a granitic fist

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hardened

  • adjective satellite used of persons; emotionally hardened
    case-hardened; hard-boiled.
    • faced a case-hardened judge
  • verb become hard or harder
    harden; indurate.
    • The wax hardened

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structural

  • adjective relating to or caused by structure, especially political or economic structure
    • structural unemployment in a technological society
  • adjective relating to or having or characterized by structure
    • structural engineer
    • structural errors
    • structural simplicity

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downy

  • adjective satellite like down or as soft as down
    flossy; downlike; fluffy.
  • adjective satellite covered with fine soft hairs or down
    pubescent; puberulent; sericeous.
    • downy milkweed seeds

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inclement

  • adjective (of weather or climate) severe
  • adjective used of persons or behavior; showing no clemency or mercy
    • the harsh sentence of an inclement judge

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peach_pit

  • noun the stone seed of a peach

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pachydermatous

  • adjective of or relating to or characteristic of pachyderms
    pachydermic; pachydermous; pachydermal.
  • adjective satellite emotionally hardened
    indurate; callous.
    • a callous indifference to suffering
    • cold-blooded and indurate to public opinion

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case-hardened_steel

  • noun steel with a surface that is much harder than the interior metal

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insensibility

  • noun a lack of sensibility
  • noun devoid of passion or feeling; hardheartedness
    callousness; callosity; hardness; unfeelingness.

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heavyset

  • adjective satellite having a short and solid form or stature
    compact; stocky; thick; thickset.
    • a wrestler of compact build
    • he was tall and heavyset
    • stocky legs
    • a thickset young man

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endocarp

  • noun the hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed
    stone; pit.
    • you should remove the stones from prunes before cooking

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flint

  • noun a hard kind of stone; a form of silica more opaque than chalcedony
  • noun a river in western Georgia that flows generally south to join the Chattahoochee River at the Florida border where they form the Apalachicola River
    Flint River.

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frigid

  • adjective satellite sexually unresponsive
    cold.
    • was cold to his advances
    • a frigid woman
  • adjective satellite extremely cold
    polar; arctic; icy; gelid; glacial.
    • an arctic climate
    • a frigid day
    • gelid waters of the North Atlantic
    • glacial winds
    • icy hands
    • polar weather

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quenched_steel

  • noun steel that has been hardened by immersing it in water or oil to cool it

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unpitying

  • adjective satellite without mercy or pity
    ruthless; remorseless; pitiless.
    • an act of ruthless ferocity
    • a monster of remorseless cruelty

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cool

  • noun the quality of being at a refreshingly low temperature
    • the cool of early morning
  • noun great coolness and composure under strain
    sang-froid; aplomb; poise; assuredness.
    • keep your cool

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tumid

  • adjective satellite ostentatiously lofty in style
    bombastic; orotund; large; turgid; declamatory.
    • a man given to large talk
    • tumid political prose
  • adjective satellite abnormally distended especially by fluids or gas
    tumescent; puffy; intumescent; turgid.
    • hungry children with bloated stomachs
    • he had a grossly distended stomach
    • eyes with puffed (or puffy) lids
    • swollen hands
    • tumescent tissue
    • puffy tumid flesh

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padded

  • adjective satellite softened by the addition of cushions or padding
    cushiony; cushioned.
  • verb add details to
    dramatize; dramatise; embellish; blow up; pad; embroider; lard; aggrandise; aggrandize.

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indurate

  • verb become fixed or established
    • indurated customs
  • verb make hard or harder
    harden.
    • The cold hardened the butter

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ruthlessness

  • noun mercilessness characterized by a lack of pity
    pitilessness.
  • noun feelings of extreme heartlessness
    pitilessness; mercilessness; cruelty.

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austenitic_steel

  • noun steel that has enough nickel and chromium or manganese to retain austenite at atmospheric temperatures

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spongelike

  • adjective satellite easily squashed; resembling a sponge in having soft porous texture and compressibility
    squishy; spongy; squashy.
    • spongy bread
  • adjective satellite like a sponge in being able to absorb liquids and yield it back when compressed
    spongy.

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greisen

  • noun a granitic rock composed of quartz and mica

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cheeselike

  • adjective satellite having the consistency of cheese

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tigerish

  • adjective satellite resembling a tiger in fierceness and lack of mercy
    • a tigerish fury

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turgid

  • adjective satellite ostentatiously lofty in style
    tumid; bombastic; orotund; large; declamatory.
    • a man given to large talk
    • tumid political prose
  • adjective satellite abnormally distended especially by fluids or gas
    tumid; tumescent; puffy; intumescent.
    • hungry children with bloated stomachs
    • he had a grossly distended stomach
    • eyes with puffed (or puffy) lids
    • swollen hands
    • tumescent tissue
    • puffy tumid flesh

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uncompassionate

  • adjective lacking compassion or feeling for others
    • nor silver-shedding tears could penetrate her uncompassionate sire"- Shakespeare

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bowelless

  • adjective satellite ruthless in competition
    fierce; cutthroat.
    • cutthroat competition
    • bowelless readiness to take advantage

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pitiless

  • adjective satellite without mercy or pity
    ruthless; unpitying; remorseless.
    • an act of ruthless ferocity
    • a monster of remorseless cruelty
  • adjective satellite deficient in humane and kindly feelings
    unkind.

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batholithic

  • adjective of or relating to a batholith
    batholitic.

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physiologic

  • adjective satellite of or consistent with an organism's normal functioning
    physiological.
    • physiologic functions
    • physiological processes

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insensible

  • adjective incapable of physical sensation
    • insensible to pain
    • insensible earth
  • adjective satellite unaware of or indifferent to
    unaffected.
    • insensible to the suffering around him

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frosty

  • adjective satellite devoid of warmth and cordiality; expressive of unfriendliness or disdain
    frozen; icy; frigid; glacial; wintry.
    • a frigid greeting
    • got a frosty reception
    • a frozen look on their faces
    • a glacial handshake
    • icy stare
    • wintry smile
  • adjective satellite covered with frost
    rimed; rimy.
    • a frosty glass
    • hedgerows were rimed and stiff with frost"-Wm.Faulkner

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obdurate

  • adjective satellite stubbornly persistent in wrongdoing
    unrepentant; obstinate; cussed.
  • adjective satellite showing unfeeling resistance to tender feelings
    flint; flinty; granitic; stony.
    • his flinty gaze
    • the child's misery would move even the most obdurate heart

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set

  • noun a group of things of the same kind that belong together and are so used
    • a set of books
    • a set of golf clubs
    • a set of teeth
  • noun (mathematics) an abstract collection of numbers or symbols
    • the set of prime numbers is infinite

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pitilessness

  • noun feelings of extreme heartlessness
    mercilessness; cruelty; ruthlessness.
  • noun mercilessness characterized by a lack of pity
    ruthlessness.

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quenched

  • adjective satellite allayed
    slaked; satisfied.
    • his thirst quenched he was able to continue
  • verb satisfy (thirst)
    quench; allay; slake; assuage.
    • The cold water quenched his thirst

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fluffy

  • adjective satellite like down or as soft as down
    downy; flossy; downlike.

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hard

  • adjective not easy; requiring great physical or mental effort to accomplish or comprehend or endure
    difficult.
    • a difficult task
    • nesting places on the cliffs are difficult of access
    • difficult times
    • why is it so hard for you to keep a secret?
  • adjective dispassionate;
    • took a hard look
    • a hard bargainer

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spongy

  • adjective satellite easily squashed; resembling a sponge in having soft porous texture and compressibility
    spongelike; squishy; squashy.
    • spongy bread
  • adjective satellite like a sponge in being able to absorb liquids and yield it back when compressed
    spongelike.

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horn

  • noun a noisemaker (as at parties or games) that makes a loud noise when you blow through it
  • noun one of the bony outgrowths on the heads of certain ungulates

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semihard

  • adjective satellite somewhat hard

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alloy_steel

  • noun steel who characteristics are determined by the addition of other elements in addition to carbon

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callousness

  • noun devoid of passion or feeling; hardheartedness
    insensibility; callosity; hardness; unfeelingness.

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flaccid

  • adjective satellite drooping without elasticity; wanting in stiffness
    • a flaccid penis
  • adjective satellite out of condition; not strong or robust; incapable of exertion or endurance
    soft; flabby.
    • he was too soft for the army
    • flabby around the middle
    • flaccid cheeks

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velvet

  • noun a silky densely piled fabric with a plain back
  • adjective satellite smooth and soft to sight or hearing or touch or taste
    velvety; velvet-textured.

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carbon_steel

  • noun steel whose characteristics are determined by the amount of carbon it contains

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ruthless

  • adjective satellite without mercy or pity
    unpitying; remorseless; pitiless.
    • an act of ruthless ferocity
    • a monster of remorseless cruelty

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thickset

  • adjective satellite having a short and solid form or stature
    compact; stocky; thick; heavyset.
    • a wrestler of compact build
    • he was tall and heavyset
    • stocky legs
    • a thickset young man
  • adjective satellite planted or growing close together
    • thickset trees

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icy

  • adjective satellite devoid of warmth and cordiality; expressive of unfriendliness or disdain
    frozen; frigid; glacial; wintry; frosty.
    • a frigid greeting
    • got a frosty reception
    • a frozen look on their faces
    • a glacial handshake
    • icy stare
    • wintry smile
  • adjective satellite extremely cold
    polar; arctic; frigid; gelid; glacial.
    • an arctic climate
    • a frigid day
    • gelid waters of the North Atlantic
    • glacial winds
    • icy hands
    • polar weather

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steely

  • adjective satellite resembling steel as in hardness
    • steely eyes
    • steely nerves like those of a steeplejack
  • adjective satellite resembling steel in hardness

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unromantic

  • adjective satellite neither expressive of nor exciting sexual love or romance

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tumidness

  • noun slight swelling of an organ or part
    tumidity.

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glacial

  • adjective relating to or derived from a glacier
    • glacial deposit
  • adjective satellite devoid of warmth and cordiality; expressive of unfriendliness or disdain
    frozen; icy; frigid; wintry; frosty.
    • a frigid greeting
    • got a frosty reception
    • a frozen look on their faces
    • a glacial handshake
    • icy stare
    • wintry smile

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overstuffed

  • adjective satellite upholstered thickly and deeply
    • an overstuffed sofa
  • verb stuff too much
    overstuff.
    • The pillow was overstuffed

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swell

  • noun the undulating movement of the surface of the open sea
    crestless wave.
  • noun a rounded elevation (especially one on an ocean floor)

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compactness

  • noun the spatial property of being crowded together
    concentration; tightness; denseness; density.
  • noun the consistency of a compact solid

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aplite

  • noun light-colored and fine-grained granitic rock consisting chiefly of quartz and feldspars

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wintry

  • adjective characteristic of or occurring in winter
    wintery.
    • suffered severe wintry weather
    • brown wintry grasses
  • adjective satellite devoid of warmth and cordiality; expressive of unfriendliness or disdain
    frozen; icy; frigid; glacial; frosty.
    • a frigid greeting
    • got a frosty reception
    • a frozen look on their faces
    • a glacial handshake
    • icy stare
    • wintry smile

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demulcent

  • noun a medication (in the form of an oil or salve etc.) that soothes inflamed or injured skin
  • adjective satellite having a softening or soothing effect especially to the skin
    emollient; salving; softening.

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coldhearted

  • adjective lacking in sympathy or feeling

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unsympathetic

  • adjective not sympathetic or disposed toward
    • unsympathetic officialdom
    • people unsympathetic to the revolution
    • his dignity made him seem aloof and unsympathetic
  • adjective (of characters in literature or drama) tending to evoke antipathetic feelings
    unlikeable; unlikable; unappealing.
    • all the characters were peculiarly unsympathetic

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heartlessness

  • noun an absence of concern for the welfare of others
    hardheartedness; coldheartedness.

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firmness

  • noun the muscle tone of healthy tissue
    soundness.
    • his muscular firmness
  • noun the trait of being resolute
    resoluteness; resolve; firmness of purpose; resolution.
    • his resoluteness carried him through the battle
    • it was his unshakeable resolution to finish the work

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low-carbon_steel

  • noun steel with less than 0.15% carbon
    mild steel; soft-cast steel.

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carbon

  • noun an abundant nonmetallic tetravalent element occurring in three allotropic forms: amorphous carbon and graphite and diamond; occurs in all organic compounds
    C; atomic number 6.
  • noun a thin paper coated on one side with a dark waxy substance (often containing carbon); used to transfer characters from the original to an under sheet of paper
    carbon paper.

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solid

  • noun matter that is solid at room temperature and pressure
  • noun the state in which a substance has no tendency to flow under moderate stress; resists forces (such as compression) that tend to deform it; and retains a definite size and shape
    solidness; solid state.

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mild_steel

  • noun steel with less than 0.15% carbon
    low-carbon steel; soft-cast steel.

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squashy

  • adjective satellite like a pulp or overripe; not having stiffness
    pulpy.
  • adjective satellite (of soil) soft and watery
    mucky; swampy; soggy; boggy; quaggy; muddy; marshy; sloughy; sloppy; miry; waterlogged.
    • the ground was boggy under foot
    • a marshy coastline
    • miry roads
    • wet mucky lowland
    • muddy barnyard
    • quaggy terrain
    • the sloughy edge of the pond
    • swampy bayous

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dent

  • noun an appreciable consequence (especially a lessening)
    • it made a dent in my bank account
  • noun a depression scratched or carved into a surface
    scratch; slit; prick; incision.

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stone

  • noun a lump or mass of hard consolidated mineral matter
    rock.
    • he threw a rock at me
  • noun building material consisting of a piece of rock hewn in a definite shape for a special purpose
    • he wanted a special stone to mark the site

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stocky

  • adjective satellite having a short and solid form or stature
    compact; thick; thickset; heavyset.
    • a wrestler of compact build
    • he was tall and heavyset
    • stocky legs
    • a thickset young man

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cherry_stone

  • noun the stone seed of a cherry

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soft

  • adjective yielding readily to pressure or weight
  • adjective compassionate and kind; conciliatory
    • he was soft on his children

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impermeability

  • noun the property of something that cannot be pervaded by a liquid
    impermeableness.

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hornlike

  • adjective satellite made of horn (or of a substance resembling horn)
    corneous; horny.

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al_dente

  • adjective satellite of pasta cooked so as to be firm when eaten

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tortoiseshell

  • noun the mottled horny substance of the shell of some turtles
  • noun brilliantly colored; larvae feed on nettles
    tortoiseshell butterfly.

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massive

  • adjective satellite imposing in size or bulk or solidity
    monumental; monolithic.
    • massive oak doors
    • Moore's massive sculptures
    • the monolithic proportions of Stalinist architecture
    • a monumental scale
  • adjective satellite being the same substance throughout
    • massive silver

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unfluctuating

  • adjective satellite not liable to fluctuate or especially to fall
    firm; steady.
    • stocks are still firm

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mortal

  • noun a human being
    someone; somebody; soul; person; individual.
    • there was too much for one person to do
  • adjective subject to death
    • mortal beings

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structural_steel

  • noun a strong steel that is rolled into shapes that are used in construction

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uncaring

  • adjective satellite lacking affection or warm feeling
    detached; unaffectionate.
    • an uncaring person
  • adjective satellite without care or thought for others; `Let them eat cake'"
    thoughtless; unthinking.
    • the thoughtless saying of a great princess on being informed that the people had no bread

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best

  • noun the supreme effort one can make
    • they did their best
  • noun the person who is most outstanding or excellent; someone who tops all others
    topper.
    • he could beat the best of them

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baleen

  • noun a horny material from the upper jaws of certain whales; used as the ribs of fans or as stays in corsets
    whalebone.

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polycrase

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loveless

  • adjective satellite without love
    • a loveless marriage
  • adjective satellite receiving no love
    • a loveless childhood

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bloody

  • verb cover with blood
    • bloody your hands
  • adjective having or covered with or accompanied by blood
    • a bloody nose
    • your scarf is all bloody
    • the effects will be violent and probably bloody
    • a bloody fight

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down

  • noun soft fine feathers
    down feather.
  • noun (American football) a complete play to advance the football
    • you have four downs to gain ten yards

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unaffectionate

  • adjective satellite lacking affection or warm feeling
    detached; uncaring.
    • an uncaring person

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erect

  • verb construct, build, or erect
    set up; put up; rear; raise.
    • Raise a barn
  • verb cause to rise up
    rear.

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thick

  • noun the location of something surrounded by other things
    midst.
    • in the midst of the crowd
  • adjective not thin; of a specific thickness or of relatively great extent from one surface to the opposite usually in the smallest of the three solid dimensions
    • an inch thick
    • a thick board
    • a thick sandwich
    • spread a thick layer of butter
    • thick coating of dust
    • thick warm blankets

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coldheartedness

  • noun an absence of concern for the welfare of others
    heartlessness; hardheartedness.

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immobile

  • adjective not capable of movement or of being moved
  • adjective satellite securely fixed in place
    firm; fast.
    • the post was still firm after being hit by the car

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flocculent

  • adjective satellite having a fluffy character or appearance
    woolly; wooly.

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unmerciful

  • adjective having or showing no mercy
    merciless.
    • the merciless enemy
    • a merciless critic
    • gave him a merciless beating

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callous

  • verb make insensitive or callous; deaden feelings or morals
    cauterise; cauterize.
  • adjective satellite emotionally hardened
    pachydermatous; indurate.
    • a callous indifference to suffering
    • cold-blooded and indurate to public opinion

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fast

  • noun abstaining from food
    fasting.
  • verb abstain from certain foods, as for religious or medical reasons
    • Catholics sometimes fast during Lent

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physiology

  • noun the branch of the biological sciences dealing with the functioning of organisms
  • noun processes and functions of an organism

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petrous

  • adjective satellite (of bone especially the temporal bone) resembling stone in hardness
    stonelike.

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miarolitic

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low

  • noun an air mass of lower pressure; often brings precipitation
    depression.
    • a low moved in over night bringing sleet and snow
  • noun British political cartoonist (born in New Zealand) who created the character Colonel Blimp (1891-1963)
    David Low; Sir David Alexander Cecil Low; Sir David Low.

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merciless

  • adjective having or showing no mercy
    unmerciful.
    • the merciless enemy
    • a merciless critic
    • gave him a merciless beating

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impermeableness

  • noun the property of something that cannot be pervaded by a liquid
    impermeability.

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firm

  • noun the members of a business organization that owns or operates one or more establishments
    house; business firm.
    • he worked for a brokerage house
  • verb become taut or tauter
    tauten.
    • Your muscles will firm when you exercise regularly
    • the rope tautened

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cushiony

  • adjective satellite softened by the addition of cushions or padding
    padded; cushioned.

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medium

  • noun a means or instrumentality for storing or communicating information
  • noun the surrounding environment
    • fish require an aqueous medium

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compressible

  • adjective capable of being compressed or made more compact
    • compressible packing materials
    • a compressible box
  • adjective satellite capable of being easily compressed
    squeezable.

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pit

  • noun a sizeable hole (usually in the ground)
    cavity.
    • they dug a pit to bury the body
  • noun a concavity in a surface (especially an anatomical depression)
    fossa.

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incompressible

  • adjective incapable of being compressed; resisting compression
    • mounds of incompressible garbage

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flinty

  • adjective containing flint
  • adjective satellite showing unfeeling resistance to tender feelings
    obdurate; flint; granitic; stony.
    • his flinty gaze
    • the child's misery would move even the most obdurate heart

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cruelty

  • noun a cruel act; a deliberate infliction of pain and suffering
    inhuman treatment.
  • noun feelings of extreme heartlessness
    pitilessness; mercilessness; ruthlessness.

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solidity

  • noun the consistency of a solid
    solidness.
  • noun state of having the interior filled with matter

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puffy

  • adjective satellite being puffed out; used of hair style or clothing
    bouffant.
    • a bouffant skirt
  • adjective satellite abnormally distended especially by fluids or gas
    tumid; tumescent; intumescent; turgid.
    • hungry children with bloated stomachs
    • he had a grossly distended stomach
    • eyes with puffed (or puffy) lids
    • swollen hands
    • tumescent tissue
    • puffy tumid flesh

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tumescent

  • adjective satellite abnormally distended especially by fluids or gas
    tumid; puffy; intumescent; turgid.
    • hungry children with bloated stomachs
    • he had a grossly distended stomach
    • eyes with puffed (or puffy) lids
    • swollen hands
    • tumescent tissue
    • puffy tumid flesh

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brushed

  • adjective satellite touched lightly in passing; grazed against
    • of all the people brushed against in a normal day on a city street I remember not a one
  • verb rub with a brush, or as if with a brush
    brush.
    • Johnson brushed the hairs from his jacket

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hardness

  • noun the property of being rigid and resistant to pressure; not easily scratched; measured on Mohs scale
  • noun a quality of water that contains dissolved mineral salts that prevent soap from lathering
    • the costs of reducing hardness depend on the relative amounts of calcium and magnesium compounds that are present

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case

  • noun an occurrence of something
    instance; example.
    • it was a case of bad judgment
    • another instance occurred yesterday
    • but there is always the famous example of the Smiths
  • noun a special set of circumstances
    event.
    • in that event, the first possibility is excluded
    • it may rain in which case the picnic will be canceled

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austenitic

  • adjective composed of austenite
    • austenitic alloy steel

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frozen

  • adjective turned into ice; affected by freezing or by long and severe cold
    • the frozen North
    • frozen pipes
    • children skating on a frozen brook
  • verb stop moving or become immobilized
    stop dead; freeze.
    • When he saw the police car he froze

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inhumane

  • adjective lacking and reflecting lack of pity or compassion; this explains much of the misery and suffering in the world"
    • humans are innately inhumane
    • biological weapons are considered too inhumane to be used

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soft-cast_steel

  • noun steel with less than 0.15% carbon
    mild steel; low-carbon steel.

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chisel

  • noun an edge tool with a flat steel blade with a cutting edge
  • verb engage in deceitful behavior; practice trickery or fraud
    cheat.
    • Who's chiseling on the side?

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cast

  • noun the actors in a play
    cast of characters; dramatis personae.
  • noun container into which liquid is poured to create a given shape when it hardens
    mould; mold.

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cottony

  • adjective satellite resembling cotton; as soft as cotton

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detached

  • adjective satellite showing lack of emotional involvement
    degage; uninvolved.
    • adopted a degage pose on the arm of the easy chair"- J.S.Perelman
    • she may be detached or even unfeeling but at least she's not hypocritically effusive
    • an uninvolved bystander
  • verb cause to become detached or separated; take off
    detach.
    • detach the skin from the chicken before you eat it

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fleecy

  • adjective satellite (of fabrics) having soft nap produced by brushing
    brushed; napped.
    • a dress of brushed cotton
    • a fleecy lining
    • napped fabrics

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implacable

  • adjective incapable of being placated
    • an implacable enemy

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unfeelingness

  • noun devoid of passion or feeling; hardheartedness
    callousness; insensibility; callosity; hardness.

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irruptive

  • adjective satellite of igneous rock that has solidified beneath the earth's surface; granite or diorite or gabbro
    plutonic.

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napped

  • adjective satellite (of fabrics) having soft nap produced by brushing
    brushed; fleecy.
    • a dress of brushed cotton
    • a fleecy lining
    • napped fabrics
  • verb take a siesta
    nap; catnap; catch a wink.
    • She naps everyday after lunch for an hour

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callosity

  • noun an area of skin that is thick or hard from continual pressure or friction (as the sole of the foot)
    callus.
  • noun devoid of passion or feeling; hardheartedness
    callousness; insensibility; hardness; unfeelingness.

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squishy

  • adjective satellite easily squashed; resembling a sponge in having soft porous texture and compressibility
    spongelike; spongy; squashy.
    • spongy bread

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al

  • noun a silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite
    atomic number 13; aluminium; aluminum.
  • noun a state in the southeastern United States on the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
    Camellia State; Alabama; Heart of Dixie.

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heartless

  • adjective lacking in feeling or pity or warmth
    hardhearted.
  • adjective satellite devoid of courage or enthusiasm

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salving

  • adjective satellite having a softening or soothing effect especially to the skin
    emollient; softening; demulcent.
  • verb save from ruin, destruction, or harm
    save; relieve; salvage; salve.

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tumidity

  • noun slight swelling of an organ or part
    tumidness.

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impermeable

  • adjective preventing especially liquids to pass or diffuse through
    • impermeable stone
    • an impermeable layer of scum
    • a coat impermeable to rain

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squeezable

  • adjective satellite capable of being easily compressed
    compressible.

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flossy

  • adjective satellite like down or as soft as down
    downy; downlike; fluffy.

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batholitic

  • adjective of or relating to a batholith
    batholithic.

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crucible_steel

  • noun steel made by the mixture of molten wrought iron, charcoal, and other substances in a crucible

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lepidomelane

  • noun a mica that is a biotite containing iron

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unaffected

  • adjective undergoing no change when acted upon
    • entirely unaffected by each other's writings
    • fibers remained apparently unaffected by the treatment
  • adjective satellite unaware of or indifferent to
    insensible.
    • insensible to the suffering around him

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adamantine

  • adjective consisting of or having the hardness of adamant
  • adjective satellite having the hardness of a diamond

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peach

  • noun cultivated in temperate regions
    peach tree; Prunus persica.
  • noun a very attractive or seductive looking woman
    sweetheart; beauty; knockout; lulu; smasher; stunner; ravisher; mantrap; dish; looker.

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solidness

  • noun the state in which a substance has no tendency to flow under moderate stress; resists forces (such as compression) that tend to deform it; and retains a definite size and shape
    solid; solid state.
  • noun the consistency of a solid
    solidity.

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cutthroat

  • noun someone who murders by cutting the victim's throat
  • adjective satellite ruthless in competition
    fierce; bowelless.
    • cutthroat competition
    • bowelless readiness to take advantage

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emollient

  • noun toiletry consisting of any of various substances in the form of a thick liquid that have a soothing and moisturizing effect when applied to the skin
    ointment; cream.
  • adjective satellite having a softening or soothing effect especially to the skin
    salving; softening; demulcent.

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granite

  • noun plutonic igneous rock having visibly crystalline texture; generally composed of feldspar and mica and quartz
  • noun something having the quality of granite (unyielding firmness)
    • a man of granite

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physical

  • adjective involving the body as distinguished from the mind or spirit
    • physical exercise
    • physical suffering
    • was sloppy about everything but her physical appearance
  • adjective relating to the sciences dealing with matter and energy; especially physics
    • physical sciences
    • physical laws

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semisoft

  • adjective satellite somewhat soft
    softish.

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plutonic

  • adjective satellite of igneous rock that has solidified beneath the earth's surface; granite or diorite or gabbro
    irruptive.

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mercilessness

  • noun feelings of extreme heartlessness
    pitilessness; cruelty; ruthlessness.
  • noun inhumaneness evidenced by an unwillingness to be kind or forgiving
    unmercifulness.

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stonelike

  • adjective satellite (of bone especially the temporal bone) resembling stone in hardness
    petrous.

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damask_steel

  • noun a hard resilient steel often decorated and used for sword blades
    Damascus steel.

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stainless

  • noun steel containing chromium that makes it resistant to corrosion
    stainless steel; chromium steel.
  • adjective satellite (of reputation) free from blemishes
    unsullied; untarnished; untainted; unstained.
    • his unsullied name
    • an untarnished reputation

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stonyhearted

  • adjective satellite devoid of feeling for others
    unfeeling; hardhearted.
    • an unfeeling wretch

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downlike

  • adjective satellite like down or as soft as down
    downy; flossy; fluffy.

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granitelike

  • adjective satellite hard as granite
    stony; granitic; rocklike.
    • a granitic fist

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medium_steel

  • noun steel with 0.15-0.3% carbon

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unyielding

  • adjective satellite stubbornly unyielding
    tenacious; dour; dogged; persistent; pertinacious.
    • dogged persistence
    • dour determination
    • the most vocal and pertinacious of all the critics
    • a mind not gifted to discover truth but tenacious to hold it"- T.S.Eliot
    • men tenacious of opinion
  • adjective satellite resistant to physical force or pressure
    • an unyielding head support

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fierce

  • adjective satellite marked by extreme and violent energy
    furious; ferocious; savage.
    • a ferocious beating
    • fierce fighting
    • a furious battle
  • adjective satellite marked by extreme intensity of emotions or convictions; inclined to react violently; fervid
    vehement; tearing; trigger-happy; violent.
    • fierce loyalty
    • in a tearing rage
    • vehement dislike
    • violent passions

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crucible

  • noun a vessel made of material that does not melt easily; used for high temperature chemical reactions
    melting pot.

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corneous

  • adjective satellite made of horn (or of a substance resembling horn)
    horny; hornlike.

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whalebone

  • noun a horny material from the upper jaws of certain whales; used as the ribs of fans or as stays in corsets
    baleen.

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mushy

  • adjective satellite having the consistency of mush
  • adjective satellite effusively or insincerely emotional
    sentimental; schmalzy; bathetic; soppy; kitschy; hokey; slushy; soupy; maudlin; schmaltzy; mawkish; drippy.
    • a bathetic novel
    • maudlin expressions of sympathy
    • mushy effusiveness
    • a schmaltzy song
    • sentimental soap operas
    • slushy poetry

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steady

  • noun a person loved by another person
    truelove; sweetheart; sweetie.
  • verb make steady
    becalm; calm.
    • steady yourself

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yielding

  • noun a verbal act of admitting defeat
    surrender; giving up.
  • noun the act of conceding or yielding
    concession; conceding.

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cushioned

  • adjective satellite softened by the addition of cushions or padding
    padded; cushiony.
  • verb protect from impact
    buffer; cushion; soften.
    • cushion the blow

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stony

  • adjective satellite abounding in rocks or stones
    bouldery; rocky; bouldered.
    • rocky fields
    • stony ground
    • bouldery beaches
  • adjective satellite showing unfeeling resistance to tender feelings
    obdurate; flint; flinty; granitic.
    • his flinty gaze
    • the child's misery would move even the most obdurate heart

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alloy

  • noun a mixture containing two or more metallic elements or metallic and nonmetallic elements usually fused together or dissolving into each other when molten
    metal.
    • brass is an alloy of zinc and copper
  • noun the state of impairing the quality or reducing the value of something
    admixture.

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tumescence

  • noun tumidity resulting from the presence of blood or other fluid in the tissues

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granitic

  • adjective satellite showing unfeeling resistance to tender feelings
    obdurate; flint; flinty; stony.
    • his flinty gaze
    • the child's misery would move even the most obdurate heart
  • adjective satellite hard as granite
    granitelike; stony; rocklike.
    • a granitic fist

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softish

  • adjective satellite somewhat soft
    semisoft.

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