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shop

  • noun a mercantile establishment for the retail sale of goods or services
    store.
    • he bought it at a shop on Cape Cod
  • noun small workplace where handcrafts or manufacturing are done
    workshop.

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now

  • noun the momentary present
    • Now is a good time to do it
    • it worked up to right now
  • adverb in the historical present; at this point in the narration of a series of past events
    • President Kennedy now calls in the National Guard
    • Washington now decides to cross the Delaware
    • the ship is now listing to port

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dance

  • noun an artistic form of nonverbal communication
  • noun a party of people assembled for dancing

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consul

  • noun a diplomat appointed by a government to protect its commercial interests and help its citizens in a foreign country

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st._olav

  • noun King and patron saint of Norway (995-1030)
    Olav II; St. Olaf; Saint Olav; Olaf II; Saint Olaf.

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saint_christopher

  • noun Christian martyr and patron saint of travellers (3rd century)
    St. Christopher; Christopher.
  • noun the largest of the islands comprising Saint Christopher-Nevis
    St. Christopher; St. Kitts; Saint Kitts.

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wynfrith

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) Anglo-Saxon missionary who was sent to Frisia and Germany to spread the Christian faith; was martyred in Frisia (680-754)
    Boniface; Winfred; St. Boniface; Apostle of Germany; Saint Boniface.

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st._john_the_baptist

  • noun (New Testament) a preacher and hermit and forerunner of Jesus (whom he baptized); was beheaded by Herod at the request of Salome
    John the Baptist.

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ii_timothy

  • noun a New Testament book containing Saint Paul's second epistle to Timothy; contains advice on pastoral matters
    Second Epistle to Timothy; Second Epistle of Paul the Apostle to Timothy.

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religious

  • noun a member of a religious order who is bound by vows of poverty and chastity and obedience
  • adjective satellite concerned with sacred matters or religion or the church
    spiritual.
    • religious texts
    • a member of a religious order
    • lords temporal and spiritual
    • spiritual leaders
    • spiritual songs

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aggeus

  • noun a Hebrew minor prophet
    Haggai.
  • noun an Old Testament book telling the prophecies of Haggai which are concerned mainly with rebuilding the temples after the Babylonian Captivity
    Book of Haggai; Haggai.

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ezechiel

  • noun a Hebrew prophet of the 6th century BC who was exiled to Babylon in 587 BC
    Ezekiel.
  • noun an Old Testament book containing Ezekiel's prophecies of the downfall of Jerusalem and Judah and their subsequent restoration
    Book of Ezekiel; Ezekiel.

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hold

  • noun the act of grasping
    grip; clutches; clutch; clench; grasp; clasp.
    • he released his clasp on my arm
    • he has a strong grip for an old man
    • she kept a firm hold on the railing
  • noun understanding of the nature or meaning or quality or magnitude of something
    grasp; appreciation.
    • he has a good grasp of accounting practices

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book_of_nahum

  • noun an Old Testament book telling Nahum's prophecy of the fall of Nineveh
    Nahum.

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buddy

  • noun a close friend who accompanies his buddies in their activities
    crony; sidekick; chum; brother; pal.

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tv

  • noun broadcasting visual images of stationary or moving objects
    telecasting; television; video.
    • she is a star of screen and video
    • Television is a medium because it is neither rare nor well done" - Ernie Kovacs
  • noun an electronic device that receives television signals and displays them on a screen
    goggle box; television; boob tube; tv set; television receiver; telly; idiot box; television set.
    • the British call a tv set a telly

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jesus_christ

  • noun a teacher and prophet born in Bethlehem and active in Nazareth; his life and sermons form the basis for Christianity (circa 4 BC - AD 29)
    Christ; the Nazarene; Jesus of Nazareth; Good Shepherd; Jesus; Saviour; Redeemer; Savior; Deliverer.

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second_epistle_of_paul_the_apostle_to_the_thessalonians

  • noun a New Testament book containing Saint Paul's second epistle to the Thessalonians
    II Thessalonians; Second Epistle to the Thessalonians.

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rec_room

  • noun a room equipped for informal entertaining
    recreation room.

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song_of_solomon

  • noun an Old Testament book consisting of a collection of love poems traditionally attributed to Solomon but actually written much later
    Canticles; Song of Songs; Canticle of Canticles.

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george_v

  • noun King of Great Britain and Ireland and emperor of India from 1910 to 1936; gave up his German title in 1917 during World War I (1865-1936)
    George.

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romans

  • noun a New Testament book containing an exposition of the doctrines of Saint Paul; written in AD 58
    Epistle to the Romans; Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Romans.
  • noun a resident of modern Rome
    Roman.

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st._athanasius

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) Greek patriarch of Alexandria who championed Christian orthodoxy against Arianism; a church father, saint, and Doctor of the Church (293-373)
    Athanasius the Great; Saint Athanasius; Athanasius.

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george_i

  • noun Elector of Hanover and the first Hanoverian King of Great Britain and Ireland from 1714 to 1727 (1660-1727)
    George.

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edward

  • noun King of England and Ireland in 1936; his marriage to Wallis Warfield Simpson created a constitutional crisis leading to his abdication (1894-1972)
    Edward VIII; Duke of Windsor.
  • noun King of England from 1901 to 1910; son of Victoria and Prince Albert; famous for his elegant sporting ways (1841-1910)
    Albert Edward; Edward VII.

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doubting_thomas

  • noun the Apostle who would not believe the resurrection of Jesus until he saw Jesus with his own eyes
    Thomas the doubting Apostle; Thomas; St. Thomas; Saint Thomas.
  • noun someone who demands physical evidence in order to be convinced (especially when this demand is out of place)

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harefoot

  • noun illegitimate son of Canute who seized the throne of England in 1037 (died in 1040)
    Harold I; King Harold I; Harold Harefoot.

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dressing

  • noun savory dressings for salads; basically of two kinds: either the thin French or vinaigrette type or the creamy mayonnaise type
    salad dressing.
  • noun a mixture of seasoned ingredients used to stuff meats and vegetables
    stuffing.

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lord

  • noun a person who has general authority over others
    overlord; master.
  • noun terms referring to the Judeo-Christian God
    Jehovah; Creator; God Almighty; Almighty; Divine; Maker; Godhead.

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i_esdra

  • noun an Apocryphal book consisting of a compilation from I Chronicles and II Chronicles and Ezra and Nehemiah
    1 Esdras.

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washroom

  • noun a lavatory (particularly a lavatory in a public place)

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saint_mark

  • noun Apostle and companion of Saint Peter; assumed to be the author of the second Gospel
    St. Mark; Mark.

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living_room

  • noun a room in a private house or establishment where people can sit and talk and relax
    living-room; parlour; parlor; front room; sitting room.

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sitting

  • noun (photography) the act of assuming a certain position (as for a photograph or portrait)
    posing.
    • he wanted his portrait painted but couldn't spare time for the sitting
  • noun the act of assuming or maintaining a seated position
    • he read the mystery at one sitting

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eusebius_sophronius_hieronymus

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) one of the great Fathers of the early Christian Church whose major work was his translation of the Scriptures from Hebrew and Greek into Latin (which became the Vulgate); a saint and Doctor of the Church (347-420)
    Eusebius Hieronymus; Hieronymus; Jerome; St. Jerome; Saint Jerome.

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evangel

  • noun the four books in the New Testament (Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John) that tell the story of Christ's life and teachings
    Gospels; Gospel.

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detention

  • noun a state of being confined (usually for a short time)
    hold; custody; detainment.
    • his detention was politically motivated
    • the prisoner is on hold
    • he is in the custody of police
  • noun a punishment in which a student must stay at school after others have gone home
    • the detention of tardy pupils

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st._basil

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) the bishop of Caesarea who defended the Roman Catholic Church against the heresies of the 4th century; a saint and Doctor of the Church (329-379)
    Basil; St. Basil the Great; Basil the Great; Basil of Caesarea.

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hosea

  • noun a minor Hebrew prophet (8th century BC)
  • noun an Old Testament book telling Hosea's prophecies
    Book of Hosea.

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water_closet

  • noun a toilet in Britain
    W.C.; loo; closet.

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epistle_of_james

  • noun a New Testament book attributed to Saint James the Apostle
    James.

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book_of_ruth

  • noun a book of the Old Testament that tells the story of Ruth who was not an Israelite but who married an Israelite and who stayed with her mother-in-law Naomi after her husband died
    Ruth.

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dining-hall

  • noun a large room at a college or university; used especially for dining

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room

  • noun an area within a building enclosed by walls and floor and ceiling
    • the rooms were very small but they had a nice view
  • noun space for movement
    elbow room; way.
    • room to pass
    • make way for
    • hardly enough elbow room to turn around

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joshua

  • noun (Old Testament) Moses' successor who led the Israelites into the Promised Land; best remembered for his destruction of Jericho
  • noun a book in the Old Testament describing how Joshua led the Israelites into Canaan (the Promised Land) after the death of Moses
    Book of Joshua; Josue.

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john_the_evangelist

  • noun (New Testament) disciple of Jesus; traditionally said to be the author of the 4th Gospel and three epistles and the book of Revelation
    John the Divine; St. John; St. John the Apostle; Saint John; Saint John the Apostle; John.

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ignatius

  • noun bishop of Antioch who was martyred under the Roman Emperor Trajan (died 110)
    Saint Ignatius; St. Ignatius.

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saint_baeda

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) English monk and scholar (672-735)
    Beda; Bede; St. Baeda; St. Beda; St. Bede; Baeda; the Venerable Bede; Saint Beda; Saint Bede.

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cable

  • noun a telegram sent abroad
    overseas telegram; cablegram.
  • noun a conductor for transmitting electrical or optical signals or electric power
    transmission line; line.

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jinks

  • noun noisy and mischievous merrymaking
    high jinks; high jinx; hijinks.

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i_corinthians

  • noun a New Testament book containing the first epistle from Saint Paul to the church at Corinth
    First Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Corinthians; First Epistle to the Corinthians.

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saint_ambrose

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) Roman priest who became bishop of Milan; the first Church Father born and raised in the Christian faith; composer of hymns; imposed orthodoxy on the early Christian church and built up its secular power; a saint and Doctor of the Church (340?-397)
    St. Ambrose; Ambrose.

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brother

  • noun a male with the same parents as someone else
    blood brother.
    • my brother still lives with our parents
  • noun a male person who is a fellow member (of a fraternity or religion or other group)
    • none of his brothers would betray him

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saint_dominic

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) Spanish priest who founded an order whose members became known as Dominicans or Black Friars (circa 1170-1221)
    Dominic; St. Dominic; Domingo de Guzman.

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militarisation

  • noun act of assembling and putting into readiness for war or other emergency: "mobilization of the troops"
    mobilisation; militarization; mobilization.

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convenience

  • noun the state of being suitable or opportune
    • chairs arranged for his own convenience
  • noun the quality of being useful and convenient
    • they offered the convenience of an installment plan

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policyholder

  • noun a person who holds an insurance policy; usually, the client in whose name an insurance policy is written

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guv

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barroom

  • noun a room or establishment where alcoholic drinks are served over a counter
    taproom; saloon; bar; ginmill.
    • he drowned his sorrows in whiskey at the bar

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weapons_platform

  • noun any military structure or vehicle bearing weapons
    platform.

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henry_beauclerc

  • noun King of England from 1100 to 1135; youngest son of William the Conqueror; conquered Normandy in 1106 (1068-1135)
    Henry I.

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paul

  • noun United States feminist (1885-1977)
    Alice Paul.
  • noun (New Testament) a Christian missionary to the Gentiles; author of several Epistles in the New Testament; even though Paul was not present at the Last Supper he is considered an Apostle
    Saul of Tarsus; Paul the Apostle; Saint Paul; Apostle Paul; Apostle of the Gentiles; St. Paul; Saul.
    • Paul's name was Saul prior to his conversion to Christianity

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book_of_joel

  • noun an Old Testament book telling Joel's prophecies
    Joel.

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george

  • noun Christian martyr; patron saint of England; hero of the legend of Saint George and the Dragon in which he slew a dragon and saved a princess (?-303)
    St. George; Saint George.
  • noun King of Great Britain and Ireland and emperor of India from 1936 to 1947; he succeeded Edward VIII (1895-1952)
    George VI.

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anechoic

  • adjective satellite not having or producing echoes; sound-absorbent
    • an anechoic chamber

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rex

  • noun a male sovereign; ruler of a kingdom
    male monarch; king.

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sewing_room

  • noun a room set aside for sewing

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book_of_zachariah

  • noun an Old Testament book telling the prophecies of Zechariah which are concerned mainly with the renewal of Israel after the Babylonian Captivity
    Zechariah; Zacharias.

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rec

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book_of_revelation

  • noun the last book of the New Testament; contains visionary descriptions of heaven and of conflicts between good and evil and of the end of the world; attributed to Saint John the Apostle
    Revelation; Revelation of Saint John the Divine; Apocalypse.

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beja

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book_of_isaiah

  • noun an Old Testament book consisting of Isaiah's prophecies
    Isaiah.

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privy

  • noun a room or building equipped with one or more toilets
    toilet; bathroom; lavatory; can; lav; john.
  • noun a small outbuilding with a bench having holes through which a user can defecate
    outhouse; earth-closet; jakes.

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pilothouse

  • noun an enclosed compartment from which a vessel can be navigated
    wheelhouse.

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matthew

  • noun (New Testament) disciple of Jesus; traditionally considered to be the author of the first Gospel
    St. Matthew the Apostle; St. Matthew; Levi; Saint Matthew the Apostle; Saint Matthew.
  • noun one of the Gospels in the New Testament; includes the Sermon on the Mount
    Gospel According to Matthew.

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booth

  • noun a table (in a restaurant or bar) surrounded by two high-backed benches
  • noun small area set off by walls for special use
    kiosk; stall; cubicle.

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jane

A coin of Genoa; any small coin. Chaucer.

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automobile_trunk

  • noun compartment in an automobile that carries luggage or shopping or tools
    luggage compartment; trunk.
    • he put his golf bag in the trunk

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colossians

  • noun a New Testament book containing an epistle from Saint Paul to the Colossians in ancient Phrygia
    Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Colossians; Epistle to the Colossians.
  • noun a native or inhabitant of the city of Colossae in ancient Phrygia
    Colossian.

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saint_athanasius

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) Greek patriarch of Alexandria who championed Christian orthodoxy against Arianism; a church father, saint, and Doctor of the Church (293-373)
    St. Athanasius; Athanasius the Great; Athanasius.

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port

  • noun a place (seaport or airport) where people and merchandise can enter or leave a country
  • noun sweet dark-red dessert wine originally from Portugal
    port wine.

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cable_car

  • noun a conveyance for passengers or freight on a cable railway
    car.
    • they took a cable car to the top of the mountain

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fictional_character

  • noun an imaginary person represented in a work of fiction (play or film or story)
    character; fictitious character.
    • she is the main character in the novel

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jane

A coin of Genoa; any small coin. Chaucer.

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jones

  • noun United States labor leader (born in Ireland) who helped to found the Industrial Workers of the World (1830-1930)
    Mary Harris Jones; Mother Jones.
  • noun United States railroad engineer who died trying to stop his train from crashing into another train; a friend wrote a famous ballad describing the incident (1864-1900)
    John Luther Jones; Casey Jones.

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christ

  • noun any expected deliverer
    messiah.
  • noun a teacher and prophet born in Bethlehem and active in Nazareth; his life and sermons form the basis for Christianity (circa 4 BC - AD 29)
    the Nazarene; Jesus of Nazareth; Good Shepherd; Jesus; Saviour; Redeemer; Savior; Deliverer; Jesus Christ.

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richard

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st._jude

  • noun (New Testament) supposed brother of St. James; one of the Apostles who is invoked in prayer when a situation seems hopeless
    Thaddaeus; Judas; Saint Jude; Jude.

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homeroom

  • noun a classroom in which all students in a particular grade (or in a division of a grade) meet at certain times under the supervision of a teacher who takes attendance and does other administrative business
    home room.

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georgian

  • noun a native or resident of the American state of Georgia
  • noun a native or inhabitant of Georgia in Asia

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charles_ii

  • noun as Charles II he was Holy Roman Emperor and as Charles I he was king of France (823-877)
    Charles I; Charles the Bald; Charles.
  • noun King of England and Scotland and Ireland during the Restoration (1630-1685)
    Charles.

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george_v

  • noun King of Great Britain and Ireland and emperor of India from 1910 to 1936; gave up his German title in 1917 during World War I (1865-1936)
    George.

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disburser

  • noun someone who spends money to purchase goods or services
    expender; spender.

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cell

  • noun any small compartment
    • the cells of a honeycomb
  • noun (biology) the basic structural and functional unit of all organisms; they may exist as independent units of life (as in monads) or may form colonies or tissues as in higher plants and animals

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book_of_jonah

  • noun a book in the Old Testament that tells the story of Jonah and the whale
    Jonah.

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irenaeus

  • noun Greek theologian who was bishop of Lyons and an antiheretical writer; a saint and Doctor of the Church (circa 130-200)
    Saint Irenaeus; St. Irenaeus.

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stock_room

  • noun storeroom for storing goods and supplies used in a business
    stockroom.

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duke_of_windsor

  • noun King of England and Ireland in 1936; his marriage to Wallis Warfield Simpson created a constitutional crisis leading to his abdication (1894-1972)
    Edward VIII; Edward.

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cubbyhole

  • noun a small compartment
    pigeonhole.
  • noun a small secluded room
    snuggery; snug; cubby.

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sweatbox

  • noun small or narrow cell
  • noun a device that causes tobacco leaves or fruit or hides to sweat

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epistle_to_the_hebrews

  • noun a New Testament book traditionally included among the epistle of Saint Paul but now generally considered not to have been written by him
    Hebrews.

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public

  • noun people in general considered as a whole
    world; populace.
    • he is a hero in the eyes of the public
  • noun a body of people sharing some common interest
    • the reading public

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holy_person

  • noun person of exceptional holiness
    angel; saint; holy man.

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numbers

  • noun the fourth book of the Old Testament; contains a record of the number of Israelites who followed Moses out of Egypt
    Book of Numbers.
  • noun an illegal daily lottery
    numbers racket; numbers game; numbers pool.

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military_law

  • noun the body of laws and rules of conduct administered by military courts for the discipline, trial, and punishment of military personnel

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ship

  • noun a vessel that carries passengers or freight
  • verb transport commercially
    send; transport.

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st._thomas_aquinas

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) Italian theologian and Doctor of the Church who is remembered for his attempt to reconcile faith and reason in a comprehensive theology; presented philosophical proofs of the existence of God (1225-1274)
    Saint Thomas Aquinas; Thomas Aquinas; Aquinas; St. Thomas; Saint Thomas.

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war_machine

  • noun the military forces of a nation
    armed forces; military; armed services; military machine.
    • their military is the largest in the region
    • the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker

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st._jerome

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) one of the great Fathers of the early Christian Church whose major work was his translation of the Scriptures from Hebrew and Greek into Latin (which became the Vulgate); a saint and Doctor of the Church (347-420)
    Eusebius Sophronius Hieronymus; Eusebius Hieronymus; Hieronymus; Jerome; Saint Jerome.

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men

  • noun the force of workers available
    hands; manpower; work force; workforce.
  • noun an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman)
    adult male; man.
    • there were two women and six men on the bus

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mule

  • noun hybrid offspring of a male donkey and a female horse; usually sterile
  • noun a slipper that has no fitting around the heel
    scuff.

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water

  • noun binary compound that occurs at room temperature as a clear colorless odorless tasteless liquid; freezes into ice below 0 degrees centigrade and boils above 100 degrees centigrade; widely used as a solvent
    H2O.
  • noun the part of the earth's surface covered with water (such as a river or lake or ocean)
    body of water.
    • they invaded our territorial waters
    • they were sitting by the water's edge

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william_the_conqueror

  • noun duke of Normandy who led the Norman invasion of England and became the first Norman to be King of England; he defeated Harold II at the battle of Hastings in 1066 and introduced many Norman customs into England (1027-1087)
    William I.

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operating

  • adjective involved in a kind of operation
    • the operating conditions of the oxidation pond
  • verb direct or control; projects, businesses, etc.
    operate; run.
    • She is running a relief operation in the Sudan

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will

  • noun the capability of conscious choice and decision and intention
    volition.
    • the exercise of their volition we construe as revolt"- George Meredith
  • noun a fixed and persistent intent or purpose
    • where there's a will there's a way

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crispin

  • noun patron saint of shoemakers; he and his brother were martyred for trying to spread Christianity (3rd century)
    St. Crispin; Saint Crispin.

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amos

  • noun a Hebrew shepherd and minor prophet
  • noun an Old Testament book telling Amos's prophecies
    Book of Amos.

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william_i

  • noun duke of Normandy who led the Norman invasion of England and became the first Norman to be King of England; he defeated Harold II at the battle of Hastings in 1066 and introduced many Norman customs into England (1027-1087)
    William the Conqueror.

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study_hall

  • noun a period of time during the school day that is set aside for study
  • noun a classroom reserved for study

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olav_ii

  • noun King and patron saint of Norway (995-1030)
    St. Olaf; Saint Olav; Olaf II; St. Olav; Saint Olaf.

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box

  • noun a (usually rectangular) container; may have a lid
    • he rummaged through a box of spare parts
  • noun private area in a theater or grandstand where a small group can watch the performance
    loge.
    • the royal box was empty

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boy

  • noun a youthful male person
    male child.
    • the baby was a boy
    • she made the boy brush his teeth every night
    • most soldiers are only boys in uniform
  • noun a friendly informal reference to a grown man
    • he likes to play golf with the boys

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great

  • noun a person who has achieved distinction and honor in some field
    • he is one of the greats of American music
  • adjective satellite relatively large in size or number or extent; larger than others of its kind
    • a great juicy steak
    • a great multitude
    • the great auk
    • a great old oak
    • a great ocean liner
    • a great delay

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hance

To raise; to elevate. Obs. Lydgate.

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withdraw

  • verb pull back or move away or backward
    retire; recede; pull back; move back; pull away; draw back; retreat.
    • The enemy withdrew
    • The limo pulled away from the curb
  • verb withdraw from active participation
    retire.
    • He retired from chess

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study

  • noun a detailed critical inspection
    survey.
  • noun applying the mind to learning and understanding a subject (especially by reading)
    work.
    • mastering a second language requires a lot of work
    • no schools offer graduate study in interior design

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john_deere

  • noun United States industrialist who manufactured plows suitable for working the prairie soil (1804-1886)
    Deere.

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richard_the_lion-hearted

  • noun son of Henry II and King of England from 1189 to 1199; a leader of the Third Crusade; on his way home from the crusade he was captured and held prisoner in the Holy Roman Empire until England ransomed him in 1194 (1157-1199)
    Richard Coeur de Lion; Richard I; Richard the Lionheart.

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sickbay

  • noun (nautical) a room for the treatment of the sick or injured (as on a ship)
    sick berth.

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saint_augustine

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) one of the great Fathers of the early Christian church; after a dramatic conversion to Christianity he became bishop of Hippo Regius in North Africa; St. Augustine emphasized man's need for grace (354-430)
    Augustine of Hippo; St. Augustine; Augustine.
  • noun a resort city in northeastern Florida; the oldest city in the United States
    St. Augustine.

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usually

  • adverb under normal conditions
    normally; unremarkably; commonly; ordinarily.
    • usually she was late

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military

  • noun the military forces of a nation
    armed forces; armed services; military machine; war machine.
    • their military is the largest in the region
    • the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker
  • adjective of or relating to the study of the principles of warfare
    • military law

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billiard_saloon

  • noun a room in which billiards is played
    billiard parlor; billiard hall; billiard room; billiard parlour.

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cockpit

  • noun compartment where the pilot sits while flying the aircraft
  • noun a pit for cockfights

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eusebius_hieronymus

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) one of the great Fathers of the early Christian Church whose major work was his translation of the Scriptures from Hebrew and Greek into Latin (which became the Vulgate); a saint and Doctor of the Church (347-420)
    Eusebius Sophronius Hieronymus; Hieronymus; Jerome; St. Jerome; Saint Jerome.

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apostelic_father

  • noun any important early teacher of Christianity or a Christian missionary to a people
    Apostle.

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st._john_the_apostle

  • noun (New Testament) disciple of Jesus; traditionally said to be the author of the 4th Gospel and three epistles and the book of Revelation
    John the Divine; St. John; John the Evangelist; Saint John; Saint John the Apostle; John.

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canonisation

  • noun (Roman Catholic and Eastern Orthodox Church) the act of admitting a deceased person into the canon of saints
    canonization.

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john_dory

  • noun European dory
    Zeus faber.

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saint_thomas_aquinas

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) Italian theologian and Doctor of the Church who is remembered for his attempt to reconcile faith and reason in a comprehensive theology; presented philosophical proofs of the existence of God (1225-1274)
    St. Thomas Aquinas; Thomas Aquinas; Aquinas; St. Thomas; Saint Thomas.

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mess_hall

  • noun a (large) military dining room where service personnel eat or relax
    mess.

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family

  • noun a social unit living together
    house; household; menage; home.
    • he moved his family to Virginia
    • It was a good Christian household
    • I waited until the whole house was asleep
    • the teacher asked how many people made up his home
  • noun primary social group; parents and children
    family unit.
    • he wanted to have a good job before starting a family

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song

  • noun a short musical composition with words
    vocal.
    • a successful musical must have at least three good songs
  • noun a distinctive or characteristic sound
    • the song of bullets was in the air
    • the song of the wind
    • the wheels sang their song as the train rocketed ahead

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st._edward_the_martyr

  • noun King of England who was a son of Edgar; he was challenged for the throne by supporters of his half-brother Ethelred II who eventually murdered him (963-978)
    Edward the Martyr; Saint Edward the Martyr.

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shopaholic

  • noun a compulsive shopper
    • shopaholics can never resist a bargain

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paragon

  • noun an ideal instance; a perfect embodiment of a concept
    beau ideal; idol; perfection.
  • noun model of excellence or perfection of a kind; one having no equal
    nonesuch; nonsuch; apotheosis; ideal; saint; nonpareil.

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james_ii

  • noun the last Stuart to be king of England and Ireland and Scotland; overthrown in 1688 (1633-1701)
    James.

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men's_room

  • noun a public toilet for men
    men's.

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bro

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austria

  • noun a mountainous republic in central Europe; under the Habsburgs (1278-1918) Austria maintained control of the Holy Roman Empire and was a leader in European politics until the 19th century
    Oesterreich; Republic of Austria.

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snug

  • noun a small secluded room
    snuggery; cubby; cubbyhole.
  • adjective satellite offering safety; well protected or concealed
    • a snug harbor
    • a snug hideout

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front_room

  • noun a room in a private house or establishment where people can sit and talk and relax
    living-room; living room; parlour; parlor; sitting room.

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book_of_daniel

  • noun an Old Testament book that tells of the apocalyptic visions and the experiences of Daniel in the court of Nebuchadnezzar
    Daniel; Book of the Prophet Daniel.

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basil

  • noun any of several Old World tropical aromatic annual or perennial herbs of the genus Ocimum
  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) the bishop of Caesarea who defended the Roman Catholic Church against the heresies of the 4th century; a saint and Doctor of the Church (329-379)
    St. Basil; St. Basil the Great; Basil the Great; Basil of Caesarea.

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armed

  • adjective (used of persons or the military) characterized by having or bearing arms
    • armed robbery
  • verb prepare oneself for a military confrontation
    build up; gird; fortify; arm.
    • The U.S. is girding for a conflict in the Middle East
    • troops are building up on the Iraqi border

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edward_the_confessor

  • noun son of Ethelred the Unready; King of England from 1042 to 1066; he founded Westminster Abbey where he was eventually buried (1003-1066)
    St. Edward the Confessor; Saint Edward the Confessor.

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executable

  • adjective satellite capable of being done with means at hand and circumstances as they are
    viable; workable; practicable; feasible.

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elevator_car

  • noun where passengers ride up and down
    car.
    • the car was on the top floor

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morning_room

  • noun a sitting room used during the daylight hours

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warship

  • noun a government ship that is available for waging war
    war vessel; combat ship.

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browse

  • noun vegetation (such as young shoots, twigs, and leaves) that is suitable for animals to eat
    • a deer needs to eat twenty pounds of browse every day
  • noun reading superficially or at random
    browsing.

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apostle_paul

  • noun (New Testament) a Christian missionary to the Gentiles; author of several Epistles in the New Testament; even though Paul was not present at the Last Supper he is considered an Apostle
    Saul of Tarsus; Paul the Apostle; Saint Paul; Apostle of the Gentiles; Paul; St. Paul; Saul.
    • Paul's name was Saul prior to his conversion to Christianity

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hospital

  • noun a health facility where patients receive treatment
    infirmary.
  • noun a medical institution where sick or injured people are given medical or surgical care

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dance_hall

  • noun large room used mainly for dancing
    dance palace; ballroom.

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shipping_room

  • noun a room where goods are packaged and shipped

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diwan

  • noun a Muslim council of state
    divan.
  • noun a collection of Persian or Arabic poems (usually by one author)
    divan.

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sawdust

  • noun fine particles of wood made by sawing wood

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yahya

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program

  • noun a series of steps to be carried out or goals to be accomplished
    plan; programme.
    • they drew up a six-step plan
    • they discussed plans for a new bond issue
  • noun a system of projects or services intended to meet a public need
    programme.
    • he proposed an elaborate program of public works
    • working mothers rely on the day care program

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sleeping

  • noun the state of being asleep
  • noun quiet and inactive restfulness
    quiescence; quiescency; dormancy.

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taproom

  • noun a room or establishment where alcoholic drinks are served over a counter
    barroom; saloon; bar; ginmill.
    • he drowned his sorrows in whiskey at the bar

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withdrawing_room

  • noun a formal room where visitors can be received and entertained
    drawing room.

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eastern_roman_empire

  • noun a continuation of the Roman Empire in the Middle East after its division in 395
    Byzantine Empire; Byzantium.

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iamamiwhoami

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st._bridget

  • noun Irish abbess; a patron saint of Ireland (453-523)
    St. Brigid; Bridget; Brigid; Saint Bridget; Saint Brigid; Bride; Saint Bride; St. Bride.

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entrance

  • noun something that provides access (to get in or get out)
    entryway; entree; entranceway; entry.
    • they waited at the entrance to the garden
    • beggars waited just outside the entryway to the cathedral
  • noun a movement into or inward
    entering.

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door

  • noun a swinging or sliding barrier that will close the entrance to a room or building or vehicle
    • he knocked on the door
    • he slammed the door as he left
  • noun the entrance (the space in a wall) through which you enter or leave a room or building; the space that a door can close
    threshold; room access; doorway.
    • he stuck his head in the doorway

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letter_of_jeremiah

  • noun an Apocryphal book consisting of a letter ascribed to Jeremiah to the Jews in exile in Babylon warning them against idolatry
    Epistle of Jeremiah.

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bede

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) English monk and scholar (672-735)
    Beda; St. Baeda; Saint Baeda; St. Beda; St. Bede; Baeda; the Venerable Bede; Saint Beda; Saint Bede.

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caboose

  • noun the area for food preparation on a ship
    ship's galley; cookhouse; galley.
  • noun a car on a freight train for use of the train crew; usually the last car on the train
    cabin car.

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first_epistle_of_paul_the_apostle_to_the_corinthians

  • noun a New Testament book containing the first epistle from Saint Paul to the church at Corinth
    First Epistle to the Corinthians; I Corinthians.

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kiosk

  • noun small area set off by walls for special use
    stall; cubicle; booth.

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vapor

  • noun a visible suspension in the air of particles of some substance
    vapour.
  • noun the process of becoming a vapor
    evaporation; vaporisation; vaporization; vapour.

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saint_luke

  • noun (New Testament) the Apostle closely associated with St. Paul and traditionally assumed to be the author of the third Gospel
    Luke; St. Luke.

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st._beda

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) English monk and scholar (672-735)
    Beda; Bede; St. Baeda; Saint Baeda; St. Bede; Baeda; the Venerable Bede; Saint Beda; Saint Bede.

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apocalypse

  • noun a cosmic cataclysm in which God destroys the ruling powers of evil
  • noun the last book of the New Testament; contains visionary descriptions of heaven and of conflicts between good and evil and of the end of the world; attributed to Saint John the Apostle
    Revelation; Revelation of Saint John the Divine; Book of Revelation.

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epistle_to_philemon

  • noun a New Testament book containing an epistle from Saint Paul to Philemon asking Philemon to forgive the slave for escaping
    Epistle of Paul the Apostle to Philemon; Philemon.

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military_reserve

  • noun armed forces that are not on active duty but can be called in an emergency
    reserve.

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rumpus_room

  • noun a recreation room for noisy activities (parties or children's play etc)
    game room; playroom.

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berth

  • noun a job in an organization
    office; billet; spot; place; situation; position; post.
    • he occupied a post in the treasury
  • noun a place where a craft can be made fast
    moorage; slip; mooring.

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hospital_room

  • noun a room in a hospital for the care of patients

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st._boniface

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) Anglo-Saxon missionary who was sent to Frisia and Germany to spread the Christian faith; was martyred in Frisia (680-754)
    Boniface; Winfred; Apostle of Germany; Wynfrith; Saint Boniface.

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philip

(Zoöl.) (a) The European hedge sparrow. (b) The house sparrow. Called also phip. Prov. Eng.

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car

  • noun a motor vehicle with four wheels; usually propelled by an internal combustion engine
    machine; motorcar; automobile; auto.
    • he needs a car to get to work
  • noun a wheeled vehicle adapted to the rails of railroad
    railroad car; railcar; railway car.
    • three cars had jumped the rails

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jail_cell

  • noun a room where a prisoner is kept
    cell; prison cell.

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locker_room

  • noun a room (as at an athletic facility or workplace) where you can change clothes and which contains lockers for the temporary storage of your clothing and personal possessions

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saint_thomas

  • noun the Apostle who would not believe the resurrection of Jesus until he saw Jesus with his own eyes
    doubting Thomas; Thomas the doubting Apostle; Thomas; St. Thomas.
  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) Italian theologian and Doctor of the Church who is remembered for his attempt to reconcile faith and reason in a comprehensive theology; presented philosophical proofs of the existence of God (1225-1274)
    St. Thomas Aquinas; Saint Thomas Aquinas; Thomas Aquinas; Aquinas; St. Thomas.

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i_samuel

  • noun the first of two books in the Old Testament that tell of Saul and David
    1 Samuel.

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lumber

  • noun the wood of trees cut and prepared for use as building material
    timber.
  • noun an implement used in baseball by the batter
    baseball bat.

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can

  • noun airtight sealed metal container for food or drink or paint etc.
    tin; tin can.
  • noun the quantity contained in a can
    canful.

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den

  • noun the habitation of wild animals
    lair.
  • noun a hiding place; usually a remote place used by outlaws
    hideout; hideaway.

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henry_iii

  • noun son of Henry II of France and the last Valois to be king of France (1551-1589)
  • noun son of King John and king of England from 1216 to 1272; his incompetence aroused baronial opposition led by Simon de Montfort (1207-1272)

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cab

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

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male

  • noun an animal that produces gametes (spermatozoa) that can fertilize female gametes (ova)
  • noun a person who belongs to the sex that cannot have babies
    male person.

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couchette

  • noun a compartment on a European passenger train; contains 4 to 6 berths for sleeping

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stockroom

  • noun storeroom for storing goods and supplies used in a business
    stock room.

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epistle_of_paul_the_apostle_to_the_colossians

  • noun a New Testament book containing an epistle from Saint Paul to the Colossians in ancient Phrygia
    Epistle to the Colossians; Colossians.

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control

  • noun power to direct or determine
    • under control
  • noun a relation of constraint of one entity (thing or person or group) by another
    • measures for the control of disease
    • they instituted controls over drinking on campus

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figure

  • noun a diagram or picture illustrating textual material
    fig.
    • the area covered can be seen from Figure 2
  • noun alternative names for the body of a human being
    form; flesh; soma; frame; physique; material body; anatomy; shape; chassis; build; human body; physical body; bod.
    • Leonardo studied the human body
    • he has a strong physique
    • the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak

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sun_porch

  • noun a room enclosed largely with glass and affording exposure to the sun
    sunroom; sun parlor; sun lounge; solarium; sun parlour; sunporch.

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a.d.

  • adverb in the Christian era; used before dates after the supposed year Christ was born
    AD; anno Domini.
    • in AD 200

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king_harold_ii

  • noun King of England who succeeded Edward the Confessor in 1066 and was the last of the Anglo-Saxon monarchs; he was killed fighting the invasion by William the Conqueror (1045-1066)
    Harold II.

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agent

  • noun an active and efficient cause; capable of producing a certain effect
    • their research uncovered new disease agents
  • noun a representative who acts on behalf of other persons or organizations

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william_ii

  • noun the second son of William the Conqueror who succeeded him as King of England (1056-1100)
    William Rufus.

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televangelism

  • noun evangelism at a distance by the use of television

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bruno

  • noun German pope from 1049 to 1054 whose papacy was the beginning of papal reforms in the 11th century (1002-1054)
    Bruno of Toul; Leo IX.
  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) a French cleric (born in Germany) who founded the Carthusian order in 1084 (1032-1101)
    Saint Bruno; St. Bruno.

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council

  • noun a body serving in an administrative capacity
    • student council
  • noun (Christianity) an assembly of theologians and bishops and other representatives of different churches or dioceses that is convened to regulate matters of discipline or doctrine

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mary_magdalen

  • noun sinful woman Jesus healed of evil spirits; she became a follower of Jesus
    Mary Magdalene; St. Mary Magdalene; St. Mary Magdalen.

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military_machine

  • noun the military forces of a nation
    armed forces; military; armed services; war machine.
    • their military is the largest in the region
    • the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker

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station

  • noun a facility equipped with special equipment and personnel for a particular purpose
    • he started looking for a gas station
    • the train pulled into the station
  • noun proper or designated social situation
    place.
    • he overstepped his place
    • the responsibilities of a man in his station
    • married above her station

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lawrence

  • noun Roman martyr; supposedly Lawrence was ordered by the police to give up the church's treasure and when he responded by presenting the poor people of Rome he was roasted to death on a gridiron (died in 258)
    St. Lawrence; Saint Lawrence; Laurentius.
  • noun Welsh soldier who from 1916 to 1918 organized the Arab revolt against the Turks; he later wrote an account of his adventures (1888-1935)
    Thomas Edward Lawrence; T. E. Lawrence; Lawrence of Arabia.

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sun_parlor

  • noun a room enclosed largely with glass and affording exposure to the sun
    sunroom; sun lounge; solarium; sun parlour; sun porch; sunporch.

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detention_centre

  • noun a large cell where prisoners (people awaiting trial or sentence or refugees or illegal immigrants) are confined together temporarily
    bullpen; detention cell.

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guarantee

  • noun a written assurance that some product or service will be provided or will meet certain specifications
    warrantee; warranty; warrant.
  • noun an unconditional commitment that something will happen or that something is true
    • there is no guarantee that they are not lying

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checkroom

  • noun a room where baggage or parcels are checked
    left-luggage office.

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sir

  • noun term of address for a man
  • noun a title used before the name of knight or baronet

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living-room

  • noun a room in a private house or establishment where people can sit and talk and relax
    living room; parlour; parlor; front room; sitting room.

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saint_james_the_apostle

  • noun (New Testament) disciple of Jesus; brother of John; author of the Epistle of James in the New Testament
    James; St. James the Apostle; Saint James; St. James.

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control_room

  • noun a room housing control equipment (as in a recording studio)

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recovery

  • noun return to an original state
    • the recovery of the forest after the fire was surprisingly rapid
  • noun gradual healing (through rest) after sickness or injury
    convalescence; recuperation.

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strongroom

  • noun a burglarproof and fireproof room in which valuables are kept

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comfort

  • noun a state of being relaxed and feeling no pain
    comfortableness.
    • he is a man who enjoys his comfort
    • she longed for the comfortableness of her armchair
  • noun a feeling of freedom from worry or disappointment

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parlour

  • noun reception room in an inn or club where visitors can be received
    parlor.
  • noun a room in a private house or establishment where people can sit and talk and relax
    living-room; living room; parlor; front room; sitting room.

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book_of_haggai

  • noun an Old Testament book telling the prophecies of Haggai which are concerned mainly with rebuilding the temples after the Babylonian Captivity
    Aggeus; Haggai.

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lumber_room

  • noun a storeroom in a house where odds and ends can be stored (especially furniture)

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lounge

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

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cookhouse

  • noun the area for food preparation on a ship
    ship's galley; galley; caboose.
  • noun a detached or outdoor shelter for cooking
    • the circus used a tent as their cookhouse

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storeroom

  • noun a room in which things are stored
    stowage; storage room.

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jack

  • noun a small worthless amount
    diddlyshit; squat; shit; diddly-squat; diddly-shit; diddly; diddley; diddlysquat; doodly-squat.
    • you don't know jack
  • noun a man who serves as a sailor
    Jack-tar; tar; old salt; sea dog; seaman; gob; seafarer; mariner.

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fourth

  • noun following the third position; number four in a countable series
  • noun one of four equal parts
    twenty-five percent; fourth part; one-quarter; quartern; one-fourth; quarter.
    • a quarter of a pound

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place

  • noun a point located with respect to surface features of some region
    spot; topographic point.
    • this is a nice place for a picnic
    • a bright spot on a planet
  • noun any area set aside for a particular purpose
    property.
    • who owns this place?
    • the president was concerned about the property across from the White House

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furnace

  • noun an enclosed chamber in which heat is produced to heat buildings, destroy refuse, smelt or refine ores, etc.

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hancock

  • noun American revolutionary patriot who was president of the Continental Congress; was the first signer of the Declaration of Independence (1737-1793)
    John Hancock.

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stock

  • noun the capital raised by a corporation through the issue of shares entitling holders to an ownership interest (equity)
    • he owns a controlling share of the company's stock
  • noun the merchandise that a shop has on hand
    inventory.
    • they carried a vast inventory of hardware
    • they stopped selling in exact sizes in order to reduce inventory

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i_maccabees

  • noun an Apocryphal book describing the life of Judas Maccabaeus
    1 Maccabees.

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rathole

  • noun a hole (as in the wall of a building) made by rats
  • noun a small dirty uncomfortable room

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greenroom

  • noun a backstage room in a theater where performers rest or have visitors

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cocktail

  • noun a short mixed drink
  • noun an appetizer served as a first course at a meal

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mess

  • noun a state of confusion and disorderliness
    messiness; muss; mussiness.
    • the house was a mess
    • she smoothed the mussiness of the bed
  • noun informal terms for a difficult situation
    kettle of fish; fix; muddle; jam; hole; pickle.
    • he got into a terrible fix
    • he made a muddle of his marriage

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scullery

  • noun a small room (in large old British houses) next to the kitchen; where kitchen utensils are cleaned and kept and other rough household jobs are done

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joel

  • noun a Hebrew minor prophet
  • noun an Old Testament book telling Joel's prophecies
    Book of Joel.

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sophonias

  • noun a Hebrew minor prophet of the late 7th century BC
    Zephaniah.
  • noun an Old Testament book telling the prophecies of Zephaniah which are concerned mainly with the approaching judgment by God upon the sinners of Judah
    Zephaniah; Book of Zephaniah.

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vapour_bath

  • noun a room that can be filled with steam in which people bathe; `vapour bath' is a British term
    vapor bath; steam bath; steam room.
  • noun you sweat in a steam room before getting a rubdown and cold shower
    vapor bath; steam bath; Turkish bath.

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sitting_room

  • noun a room in a private house or establishment where people can sit and talk and relax
    living-room; living room; parlour; parlor; front room.

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harold_harefoot

  • noun illegitimate son of Canute who seized the throne of England in 1037 (died in 1040)
    Harold I; Harefoot; King Harold I.

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saul

  • noun (Old Testament) the first king of the Israelites who defended Israel against many enemies (especially the Philistines)
  • noun (New Testament) a Christian missionary to the Gentiles; author of several Epistles in the New Testament; even though Paul was not present at the Last Supper he is considered an Apostle
    Saul of Tarsus; Paul the Apostle; Saint Paul; Apostle Paul; Apostle of the Gentiles; Paul; St. Paul.
    • Paul's name was Saul prior to his conversion to Christianity

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united

  • adjective characterized by unity; being or joined into a single entity
    • presented a united front
  • verb act in concert or unite in a common purpose or belief
    unify; unite.

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jános

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ii_kings

  • noun the second of two Old Testament books telling the histories of the kings of Judah and Israel
    2 Kings.

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martin

  • noun French bishop who is a patron saint of France (died in 397)
    St. Martin.
  • noun United States actor and comedian (born in 1945)
    Steve Martin.

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court

  • noun an assembly (including one or more judges) to conduct judicial business
    tribunal; judicature.
  • noun a room in which a lawcourt sits
    courtroom.
    • television cameras were admitted in the courtroom

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gospel

  • noun the four books in the New Testament (Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John) that tell the story of Christ's life and teachings
    Gospels; evangel.
  • noun an unquestionable truth
    gospel truth.
    • his word was gospel

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law

  • noun the collection of rules imposed by authority
    jurisprudence.
    • civilization presupposes respect for the law
    • the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order
  • noun legal document setting forth rules governing a particular kind of activity
    • there is a law against kidnapping

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harold_i

  • noun illegitimate son of Canute who seized the throne of England in 1037 (died in 1040)
    Harefoot; King Harold I; Harold Harefoot.

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purchase

  • noun the acquisition of something for payment
    • they closed the purchase with a handshake
  • noun something acquired by purchase

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war_vessel

  • noun a government ship that is available for waging war
    combat ship; warship.

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drop

  • noun a shape that is spherical and small
    bead; pearl.
    • he studied the shapes of low-viscosity drops
    • beads of sweat on his forehead
  • noun a small indefinite quantity (especially of a liquid)
    driblet; drib.
    • he had a drop too much to drink
    • a drop of each sample was analyzed
    • there is not a drop of pity in that man
    • years afterward, they would pay the blood-money, driblet by driblet"--Kipling

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zacharias

  • noun a Hebrew minor prophet of the late 6th century BC
    Zechariah.
  • noun an Old Testament book telling the prophecies of Zechariah which are concerned mainly with the renewal of Israel after the Babylonian Captivity
    Zechariah; Book of Zachariah.

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st._basil_the_great

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) the bishop of Caesarea who defended the Roman Catholic Church against the heresies of the 4th century; a saint and Doctor of the Church (329-379)
    Basil; St. Basil; Basil the Great; Basil of Caesarea.

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author

  • noun writes (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay)
    writer.
  • noun someone who originates or causes or initiates something
    source; generator.
    • he was the generator of several complaints

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charles_i

  • noun as Charles II he was Holy Roman Emperor and as Charles I he was king of France (823-877)
    Charles the Bald; Charles; Charles II.
  • noun son of James I who was King of England and Scotland and Ireland; was deposed and executed by Oliver Cromwell (1600-1649)
    Charles; Charles Stuart.

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departure

  • noun the act of departing
    going away; going; leaving.
  • noun a variation that deviates from the standard or norm
    deviation; difference; divergence.
    • the deviation from the mean

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fictional

  • adjective related to or involving literary fiction
    • clever fictional devices
    • a fictional treatment of the train robbery
  • adjective satellite formed or conceived by the imagination
    fictitious; fabricated; fancied.
    • a fabricated excuse for his absence
    • a fancied wrong
    • a fictional character

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newsroom

  • noun the staff of a newspaper or the news department of a periodical
    • every newspaper editor is criticized by the newsroom
  • noun an office in which news is processed by a newspaper or news agency or television or radio station

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jail

  • noun a correctional institution used to detain persons who are in the lawful custody of the government (either accused persons awaiting trial or convicted persons serving a sentence)
    slammer; pokey; gaol; jailhouse; clink; poky.
  • verb lock up or confine, in or as in a jail
    incarcerate; jug; remand; lag; immure; gaol; put away; imprison; put behind bars.
    • The suspects were imprisoned without trial
    • the murderer was incarcerated for the rest of his life

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sean

A seine. See Seine. Prov. Eng.

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knut

  • noun king of Denmark and Norway who forced Edmund II to divide England with him; on the death of Edmund II, Canute became king of all England (994-1035)
    Canute; Cnut; Canute the Great.

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revelation_of_saint_john_the_divine

  • noun the last book of the New Testament; contains visionary descriptions of heaven and of conflicts between good and evil and of the end of the world; attributed to Saint John the Apostle
    Revelation; Apocalypse; Book of Revelation.

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ecclesiastes

  • noun an Old Testament book consisting of reflections on the vanity of human life; is traditionally attributed to Solomon but probably was written about 250 BC
    Book of Ecclesiastes.

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sun

  • noun the star that is the source of light and heat for the planets in the solar system
    • the sun contains 99.85% of the mass in the solar system
    • the Earth revolves around the Sun
  • noun the rays of the sun
    sunshine; sunlight.
    • the shingles were weathered by the sun and wind

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canute_the_great

  • noun king of Denmark and Norway who forced Edmund II to divide England with him; on the death of Edmund II, Canute became king of all England (994-1035)
    Canute; Cnut; Knut.

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st._simon

  • noun one of the twelve Apostles (first century)
    Simon the Zealot; Simon the Canaanite; Simon; Simon Zelotes.

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travel

  • noun the act of going from one place to another
    travelling; traveling.
    • he enjoyed selling but he hated the travel
  • noun a movement through space that changes the location of something
    change of location.

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patmos

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st._leo_i

  • noun Italian pope from 440 to 461 who extended the authority of the papacy to the west and persuaded Attila not to attack Rome (440-461)
    Leo the Great; Leo I.

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james_i

  • noun the first Stuart to be king of England and Ireland from 1603 to 1625 and king of Scotland from 1567 to 1625; he was the son of Mary Queen of Scots and he succeeded Elizabeth I; he alienated the British Parliament by claiming the divine right of kings (1566-1625)
    James; King James I; King James.

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epistle_to_the_colossians

  • noun a New Testament book containing an epistle from Saint Paul to the Colossians in ancient Phrygia
    Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Colossians; Colossians.

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office

  • noun place of business where professional or clerical duties are performed
    business office.
    • he rented an office in the new building
  • noun an administrative unit of government
    agency; authority; bureau; federal agency; government agency.
    • the Central Intelligence Agency
    • the Census Bureau
    • Office of Management and Budget
    • Tennessee Valley Authority

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book_of_baruch

  • noun an Apocryphal book ascribed to Baruch
    Baruch.

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gospeler

  • noun a preacher of the Christian gospel
    revivalist; evangelist; gospeller.

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ginmill

  • noun a room or establishment where alcoholic drinks are served over a counter
    taproom; barroom; saloon; bar.
    • he drowned his sorrows in whiskey at the bar

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book_of_susanna

  • noun an Apocryphal book consisting of text added to the Book of Daniel
    Susanna.

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simon_the_zealot

  • noun one of the twelve Apostles (first century)
    St. Simon; Simon the Canaanite; Simon; Simon Zelotes.

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bullpen

  • noun a place on a baseball field where relief pitchers can warm up during a game
  • noun a large cell where prisoners (people awaiting trial or sentence or refugees or illegal immigrants) are confined together temporarily
    detention cell; detention centre.

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toilet

  • noun a room or building equipped with one or more toilets
    bathroom; privy; lavatory; can; lav; john.
  • noun a plumbing fixture for defecation and urination
    throne; commode; crapper; stool; potty; can; pot.

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simon

  • noun one of the twelve Apostles (first century)
    St. Simon; Simon the Zealot; Simon the Canaanite; Simon Zelotes.
  • noun United States singer and songwriter (born in 1942)
    Paul Simon.

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sailor_king

  • noun King of England and Ireland; son of George III who ascended the throne after a long naval career (1765-1837)
    William IV.

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waiting_room

  • noun a room (as in a hotel or airport) with seating where people can wait
    lounge; waiting area.

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sirach

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

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machine

  • noun any mechanical or electrical device that transmits or modifies energy to perform or assist in the performance of human tasks
  • noun an efficient person
    • the boxer was a magnificent fighting machine

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shopper

  • noun someone who visits stores in search of articles to buy
  • noun a commercial agent who shops at the competitor's store in order to compare their prices and merchandise with those of the store that employs her

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steam_bath

  • noun a room that can be filled with steam in which people bathe; `vapour bath' is a British term
    vapor bath; vapour bath; steam room.
  • noun you sweat in a steam room before getting a rubdown and cold shower
    vapor bath; vapour bath; Turkish bath.

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presence

  • noun the state of being present; current existence
    • he tested for the presence of radon
  • noun the immediate proximity of someone or something
    front.
    • she blushed in his presence
    • he sensed the presence of danger
    • he was well behaved in front of company

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wisdom_of_jesus_the_son_of_sirach

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

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laminar

  • adjective satellite arranged in or consisting of laminae
    laminal.

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book_of_numbers

  • noun the fourth book of the Old Testament; contains a record of the number of Israelites who followed Moses out of Egypt
    Numbers.

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united_kingdom

  • noun a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
    U.K.; Great Britain; Britain; UK; United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

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platform

  • noun a raised horizontal surface
    • the speaker mounted the platform
  • noun a document stating the aims and principles of a political party
    program; political platform; political program.
    • their candidate simply ignored the party platform
    • they won the election even though they offered no positive program

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steam_room

  • noun a room that can be filled with steam in which people bathe; `vapour bath' is a British term
    vapor bath; vapour bath; steam bath.

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king_john

  • noun youngest son of Henry II; King of England from 1199 to 1216; succeeded to the throne on the death of his brother Richard I; lost his French possessions; in 1215 John was compelled by the barons to sign the Magna Carta (1167-1216)
    John; John Lackland.

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apostle_of_the_gentiles

  • noun (New Testament) a Christian missionary to the Gentiles; author of several Epistles in the New Testament; even though Paul was not present at the Last Supper he is considered an Apostle
    Saul of Tarsus; Paul the Apostle; Saint Paul; Apostle Paul; Paul; St. Paul; Saul.
    • Paul's name was Saul prior to his conversion to Christianity

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sanctification

  • noun a religious ceremony in which something is made holy

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revivalist

  • noun a preacher of the Christian gospel
    evangelist; gospeller; gospeler.

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simon_peter

  • noun disciple of Jesus and leader of the Apostles; regarded by Catholics as the vicar of Christ on earth and first Pope
    St. Peter; Saint Peter the Apostle; Saint Peter; Peter; St. Peter the Apostle.

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norway

  • noun a constitutional monarchy in northern Europe on the western side of the Scandinavian Peninsula; achieved independence from Sweden in 1905
    Norge; Noreg; Kingdom of Norway.

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prayer_of_azariah_and_song_of_the_three_children

  • noun an Apocryphal book consisting of text added to the Book of Daniel

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st._nick

  • noun the legendary patron saint of children; an imaginary being who is thought to bring presents to children at Christmas
    Kriss Kringle; Saint Nicholas; Father Christmas; Santa; Santa Claus; Saint Nick.

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vapor_bath

  • noun a room that can be filled with steam in which people bathe; `vapour bath' is a British term
    vapour bath; steam bath; steam room.
  • noun you sweat in a steam room before getting a rubdown and cold shower
    vapour bath; steam bath; Turkish bath.

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good

  • noun benefit
    • for your own good
    • what's the good of worrying?
  • noun moral excellence or admirableness
    goodness.
    • there is much good to be found in people

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epistle_to_the_ephesians

  • noun a New Testament book containing the epistle from Saint Paul to the Ephesians which explains the divine plan for the world and the consummation of this in Christ
    Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Ephesians; Ephesians.

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george_iii

  • noun King of Great Britain and Ireland from 1760 to 1820; the American colonies were lost during his reign; he became insane in 1811 and his son (later George IV) acted as regent until 1820 (1738-1820)
    George.

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william_iii

  • noun King of England and Scotland and Ireland; he married the daughter of James II and was invited by opponents of James II to invade England; when James fled, William III and Mary II were declared joint monarchs (1650-1702)
    William of Orange.

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saint_jerome

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) one of the great Fathers of the early Christian Church whose major work was his translation of the Scriptures from Hebrew and Greek into Latin (which became the Vulgate); a saint and Doctor of the Church (347-420)
    Eusebius Sophronius Hieronymus; Eusebius Hieronymus; Hieronymus; Jerome; St. Jerome.

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manor_hall

  • noun the large room of a manor or castle
    hall.

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hunter

  • noun someone who hunts game
    huntsman.
  • noun a person who searches for something
    • a treasure hunter

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recreation

  • noun an activity that diverts or amuses or stimulates
    diversion.
    • scuba diving is provided as a diversion for tourists
    • for recreation he wrote poetry and solved crossword puzzles
    • drug abuse is often regarded as a form of recreation
  • noun activity that refreshes and recreates; activity that renews your health and spirits by enjoyment and relaxation
    refreshment.
    • time for rest and refreshment by the pool
    • days of joyous recreation with his friends

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john_doe

  • noun a hypothetical average man
    Joe Bloggs; Joe Blow; man in the street.
  • noun an unknown or fictitious man who is a party to legal proceedings

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warrantee

  • noun a recipient of a warrant issued by a court in the United States
  • noun a customer to whom a warrant or guarantee is given

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billiard

  • adjective of or relating to billiards
    • a billiard ball
    • a billiard cue
    • a billiard table

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ecclesiasticus

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

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courtroom

  • noun a room in which a lawcourt sits
    court.
    • television cameras were admitted in the courtroom

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coimbra

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front

  • noun the side that is forward or prominent
    forepart; front end.
  • noun the line along which opposing armies face each other
    front line; battlefront.

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bar

  • noun a room or establishment where alcoholic drinks are served over a counter
    taproom; barroom; saloon; ginmill.
    • he drowned his sorrows in whiskey at the bar
  • noun a counter where you can obtain food or drink
    • he bought a hot dog and a coke at the bar

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dominic

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) Spanish priest who founded an order whose members became known as Dominicans or Black Friars (circa 1170-1221)
    St. Dominic; Saint Dominic; Domingo de Guzman.

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hall

  • noun an interior passage or corridor onto which rooms open
    hallway.
    • the elevators were at the end of the hall
  • noun a large entrance or reception room or area
    entrance hall; anteroom; antechamber; vestibule; foyer; lobby.

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henry_ii

  • noun king of France from 1547 to 1559; regained Calais from the English; husband of Catherine de Medicis and father of Charles IX (1519-1559)
  • noun first Plantagenet King of England; instituted judicial and financial reforms; quarreled with archbishop Becket concerning the authority of the Crown over the church (1133-1189)

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term

  • noun a word or expression used for some particular thing
    • he learned many medical terms
  • noun a limited period of time
    • a prison term
    • he left school before the end of term

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edward_iv

  • noun King of England from 1461 to 1470 and from 1471 to 1483; was dethroned in 1470 but regained the throne in 1471 by his victory at the battle of Tewkesbury (1442-1483)
    Edward.

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ii_maccabees

  • noun an Apocryphal book describing the life of Judas Maccabaeus
    2 Maccabees.

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game_room

  • noun a recreation room for noisy activities (parties or children's play etc)
    playroom; rumpus room.

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defecate

  • verb have a bowel movement
    take a shit; crap; make; stool; ca-ca; take a crap; shit.
    • The dog had made in the flower beds

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acts_of_the_apostles

  • noun a New Testament book describing the development of the early church from Christ's Ascension to Paul's sojourn at Rome
    Acts.

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book_of_obadiah

  • noun an Old Testament book telling Obadiah's prophecies; the shortest book in the Christian Bible
    Obadiah; Abdias.

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book_of_nehemiah

  • noun an Old Testament book telling how a Jewish official at the court of Artaxerxes I in 444 BC became a leader in rebuilding Jerusalem after the Babylonian Captivity
    Nehemiah.

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thomas_the_doubting_apostle

  • noun the Apostle who would not believe the resurrection of Jesus until he saw Jesus with his own eyes
    doubting Thomas; Thomas; St. Thomas; Saint Thomas.

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speakeasy

  • noun (during prohibition) an illegal barroom

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saint_bede

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) English monk and scholar (672-735)
    Beda; Bede; St. Baeda; Saint Baeda; St. Beda; St. Bede; Baeda; the Venerable Bede; Saint Beda.

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man

  • noun an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman)
    adult male.
    • there were two women and six men on the bus
  • noun someone who serves in the armed forces; a member of a military force
    military man; serviceman; military personnel.
    • two men stood sentry duty

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wheelhouse

  • noun an enclosed compartment from which a vessel can be navigated
    pilothouse.

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st._bride

  • noun Irish abbess; a patron saint of Ireland (453-523)
    St. Brigid; Bridget; St. Bridget; Brigid; Saint Bridget; Saint Brigid; Bride; Saint Bride.

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even

  • noun the latter part of the day (the period of decreasing daylight from late afternoon until nightfall)
    eventide; evening; eve.
    • he enjoyed the evening light across the lake
  • verb make level or straight
    even out; level; flush.
    • level the ground

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habitue

  • noun a regular patron
    regular; fixture.
    • an habitue of the racetrack
    • a bum who is a Central Park fixture

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edward_ii

  • noun King of England from 1307 to 1327 and son of Edward I; was defeated at Bannockburn by the Scots led by Robert the Bruce; was deposed and died in prison (1284-1327)
    Edward.

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patron

  • noun a regular customer
    frequenter.
  • noun the proprietor of an inn

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militarization

  • noun act of assembling and putting into readiness for war or other emergency: "mobilization of the troops"
    mobilisation; militarisation; mobilization.

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henry_iv

  • noun king of France from 1589 to 1610; although he was leader of the Huguenot armies, when he succeeded the Catholic Henry III and founded the Bourbon dynasty in 1589 he established religious freedom in France;
    Henry of Navarre; Henry the Great.
  • noun King of the Germans and Holy Roman Emperor (1050-1106)

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prison_cell

  • noun a room where a prisoner is kept
    cell; jail cell.

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kriss_kringle

  • noun the legendary patron saint of children; an imaginary being who is thought to bring presents to children at Christmas
    Saint Nicholas; St. Nick; Father Christmas; Santa; Santa Claus; Saint Nick.

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word_of_god

  • noun a manifestation of the mind and will of God
  • noun the sacred writings of the Christian religions
    Christian Bible; Bible; Word; Holy Writ; Holy Scripture; Book; Good Book; Scripture.
    • he went to carry the Word to the heathen

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st._paul

  • noun capital of the state of Minnesota; located in southeastern Minnesota on the Mississippi river adjacent to Minneapolis; one of the Twin Cities
    capital of Minnesota; Saint Paul.
  • noun (New Testament) a Christian missionary to the Gentiles; author of several Epistles in the New Testament; even though Paul was not present at the Last Supper he is considered an Apostle
    Saul of Tarsus; Paul the Apostle; Saint Paul; Apostle Paul; Apostle of the Gentiles; Paul; Saul.
    • Paul's name was Saul prior to his conversion to Christianity

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house

  • noun a dwelling that serves as living quarters for one or more families
    • he has a house on Cape Cod
    • she felt she had to get out of the house
  • noun the members of a business organization that owns or operates one or more establishments
    firm; business firm.
    • he worked for a brokerage house

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sun_parlour

  • noun a room enclosed largely with glass and affording exposure to the sun
    sunroom; sun parlor; sun lounge; solarium; sun porch; sunporch.

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fixture

  • noun an object firmly fixed in place (especially in a household)
  • noun a regular patron
    regular; habitue.
    • an habitue of the racetrack
    • a bum who is a Central Park fixture

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pantry

  • noun a small storeroom for storing foods or wines
    larder; buttery.

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apotheosis

  • noun model of excellence or perfection of a kind; one having no equal
    nonesuch; nonsuch; paragon; ideal; saint; nonpareil.
  • noun the elevation of a person (as to the status of a god)
    exaltation; deification.

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presence_chamber

  • noun room in which a monarch or other great person receives guests, assemblies, etc.

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reader

  • noun a person who enjoys reading
  • noun someone who contracts to receive and pay for a service or a certain number of issues of a publication
    subscriber.

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loge

  • noun balcony consisting of the forward section of a theater mezzanine
  • noun private area in a theater or grandstand where a small group can watch the performance
    box.
    • the royal box was empty

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trading

  • noun buying or selling securities or commodities
  • verb engage in the trade of
    merchandise; trade.
    • he is merchandising telephone sets

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sponsor

  • noun someone who supports or champions something
    patron; supporter.
  • noun an advocate who presents a person (as for an award or a degree or an introduction etc.)
    presenter.

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epistle

  • noun a specially long, formal letter
  • noun a book of the New Testament written in the form of a letter from an Apostle

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coatroom

  • noun a room where coats and other articles can be left temporarily
    cloakroom.

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richard_coeur_de_lion

  • noun son of Henry II and King of England from 1189 to 1199; a leader of the Third Crusade; on his way home from the crusade he was captured and held prisoner in the Holy Roman Empire until England ransomed him in 1194 (1157-1199)
    Richard I; Richard the Lion-Hearted; Richard the Lionheart.

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motel_room

  • noun a sleeping room in a motel

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bay

  • noun an indentation of a shoreline larger than a cove but smaller than a gulf
    embayment.
  • noun the sound of a hound on the scent

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parlor

  • noun reception room in an inn or club where visitors can be received
    parlour.
  • noun a room in a private house or establishment where people can sit and talk and relax
    living-room; living room; parlour; front room; sitting room.

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living

  • noun the experience of being alive; the course of human events and activities
    life.
    • he could no longer cope with the complexities of life
  • noun people who are still living
    • save your pity for the living

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ballroom

  • noun large room used mainly for dancing
    dance hall; dance palace.

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ephesians

  • noun a New Testament book containing the epistle from Saint Paul to the Ephesians which explains the divine plan for the world and the consummation of this in Christ
    Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Ephesians; Epistle to the Ephesians.
  • noun a resident of the ancient Greek city of Ephesus
    Ephesian.

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cubicle

  • noun small room in which a monk or nun lives
    cell.
  • noun small individual study area in a library
    carrel; stall; carrell.

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st._benedict

  • noun Italian monk who founded the Benedictine order about 540 (480-547)
    Benedict; Saint Benedict.

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george

A figure of St. George (the patron saint of England) on horseback, appended to the collar of the Order of the Garter. See Garter.

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job

  • noun the principal activity in your life that you do to earn money
    line; line of work; business; occupation.
    • he's not in my line of business
  • noun a specific piece of work required to be done as a duty or for a specific fee
    task; chore.
    • estimates of the city's loss on that job ranged as high as a million dollars
    • the job of repairing the engine took several hours
    • the endless task of classifying the samples
    • the farmer's morning chores

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back_room

  • noun a room located in the rear of an establishment; usually accessible only to privileged groups

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epistle

  • noun a specially long, formal letter
  • noun a book of the New Testament written in the form of a letter from an Apostle

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cyclone

  • noun (meteorology) rapid inward circulation of air masses about a low pressure center; circling counterclockwise in the northern hemisphere and clockwise in the southern
  • noun a violent rotating windstorm

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lecture

  • noun a speech that is open to the public
    talk; public lecture.
    • he attended a lecture on telecommunications
  • noun a lengthy rebuke
    speech; talking to.
    • a good lecture was my father's idea of discipline
    • the teacher gave him a talking to

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edward_vii

  • noun King of England from 1901 to 1910; son of Victoria and Prince Albert; famous for his elegant sporting ways (1841-1910)
    Albert Edward; Edward.

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sainthood

  • noun saints collectively
  • noun the status and dignity of a saint

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gospel_of_luke

  • noun one of the four Gospels in the New Testament; contains details of Jesus's birth and early life
    Luke; Gospel According to Luke.

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schoolroom

  • noun a room in a school where lessons take place
    classroom.

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hank

  • noun a coil of rope or wool or yarn

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cutting_room

  • noun a room where films or tapes are edited (by cutting out unwanted parts)

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abdias

  • noun a Hebrew minor prophet
    Obadiah.
  • noun an Old Testament book telling Obadiah's prophecies; the shortest book in the Christian Bible
    Obadiah; Book of Obadiah.

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sick_berth

  • noun (nautical) a room for the treatment of the sick or injured (as on a ship)
    sickbay.

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tonk

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customer_agent

  • noun a foreign purchaser who buys goods outright for resale

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jude

  • noun (New Testament) supposed brother of St. James; one of the Apostles who is invoked in prayer when a situation seems hopeless
    St. Jude; Thaddaeus; Judas; Saint Jude.
  • noun a New Testament book attributed to Saint Jude
    Epistle of Jude.

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canute

  • noun king of Denmark and Norway who forced Edmund II to divide England with him; on the death of Edmund II, Canute became king of all England (994-1035)
    Cnut; Knut; Canute the Great.

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richard_ii

  • noun King of England from 1377 to 1399; he suppressed the Peasant's Revolt in 1381 but his reign was marked by popular discontent and baronial opposition in British Parliament and he was forced to abdicate in 1399 (1367-1400)

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public_lavatory

  • noun a toilet that is available to the public
    comfort station; wash room; public convenience; restroom; convenience; public toilet; toilet facility.

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antioch

  • noun a town in southern Turkey; ancient commercial center and capital of Syria; an early center of Christianity
    Antakiya; Antakya.

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home_room

  • noun a classroom in which all students in a particular grade (or in a division of a grade) meet at certain times under the supervision of a teacher who takes attendance and does other administrative business
    homeroom.

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durbar

  • noun the room in the palace of a native prince of India in which audiences and receptions occur

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accommodation

  • noun making or becoming suitable; adjusting to circumstances
    fitting; adjustment.
  • noun a settlement of differences
    • they reached an accommodation with Japan

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er

  • noun a trivalent metallic element of the rare earth group; occurs with yttrium
    atomic number 68; erbium.
  • noun a room in a hospital or clinic staffed and equipped to provide emergency care to persons requiring immediate medical treatment
    emergency room.

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patronage

  • noun the act of providing approval and support
    backing; championship; backup.
    • his vigorous backing of the conservatives got him in trouble with progressives
  • noun customers collectively
    clientele; business.
    • they have an upper class clientele

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saint_bridget

  • noun Irish abbess; a patron saint of Ireland (453-523)
    St. Brigid; Bridget; St. Bridget; Brigid; Saint Brigid; Bride; Saint Bride; St. Bride.

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squad

  • noun a smallest army unit
  • noun a cooperative unit (especially in sports)
    team.

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gregory_i

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) an Italian pope distinguished for his spiritual and temporal leadership; a saint and Doctor of the Church (540?-604)
    St. Gregory I; Gregory; Saint Gregory I; Gregory the Great.

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evans

  • noun United States anatomist who identified four pituitary hormones and discovered vitamin E (1882-1971)
    Herbert McLean Evans.
  • noun British archaeologist who excavated the palace of Knossos in Crete to find what he called Minoan civilization (1851-1941)
    Sir Arthur John Evans; Arthur Evans.

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saint_thomas_a_becket

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) archbishop of Canterbury from 1162 to 1170; murdered following his opposition to Henry II's attempts to control the clergy (1118-1170)
    Thomas a Becket; Becket; St. Thomas a Becket.

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prophet

  • noun an authoritative person who divines the future
    oracle; vaticinator; seer; prophesier.
  • noun someone who speaks by divine inspiration; someone who is an interpreter of the will of God

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first_epistle_to_timothy

  • noun a New Testament book containing Saint Paul's first epistle to Timothy; contains advice on pastoral matters
    First Epistle of Paul the Apostle to Timothy; I Timothy.

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tobit

  • noun an Apocryphal book that was a popular novel for several centuries
    Book of Tobit.

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keep

  • noun the financial means whereby one lives
    living; support; livelihood; bread and butter; sustenance.
    • each child was expected to pay for their keep
    • he applied to the state for support
    • he could no longer earn his own livelihood
  • noun the main tower within the walls of a medieval castle or fortress
    dungeon; donjon.

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paul_the_apostle

  • noun (New Testament) a Christian missionary to the Gentiles; author of several Epistles in the New Testament; even though Paul was not present at the Last Supper he is considered an Apostle
    Saul of Tarsus; Saint Paul; Apostle Paul; Apostle of the Gentiles; Paul; St. Paul; Saul.
    • Paul's name was Saul prior to his conversion to Christianity

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st._gregory_of_nazianzen

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) a church father known for his constant fight against perceived heresies; a saint and Doctor of the Church (329-391)
    Gregory Nazianzen; Gregory; Gregory of Nazianzen.

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philippians

  • noun a New Testament book containing an epistle from Saint Paul to the church at Philippi in Macedonia
    Epistle to the Philippians; Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Philippians.
  • noun a native or inhabitant of Philippi in ancient Macedonia
    Philippian.

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bel_and_the_dragon

  • noun an Apocryphal book consisting of text added to the Book of Daniel

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billiard_parlor

  • noun a room in which billiards is played
    billiard hall; billiard saloon; billiard room; billiard parlour.

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st._dominic

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) Spanish priest who founded an order whose members became known as Dominicans or Black Friars (circa 1170-1221)
    Dominic; Saint Dominic; Domingo de Guzman.

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testament

  • noun a profession of belief
    • he stated his political testament
  • noun a legal document declaring a person's wishes regarding the disposal of their property when they die
    will.

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saint_anselm

  • noun an Italian who was a Benedictine monk; was archbishop of Canterbury from 1093 to 1109; one of the founders of scholasticism; best known for his proof of the existence of God
    St. Anselm; Anselm.

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blind

  • noun people who have severe visual impairments, considered as a group
    • he spent hours reading to the blind
  • noun a hiding place sometimes used by hunters (especially duck hunters)
    • he waited impatiently in the blind

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laminar_flow_clean_room

  • noun a clean room free of all extraneous particles; used in fabricating microprocessors

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st._mark

  • noun Apostle and companion of Saint Peter; assumed to be the author of the second Gospel
    Saint Mark; Mark.

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bridget

  • noun Irish abbess; a patron saint of Ireland (453-523)
    St. Brigid; St. Bridget; Brigid; Saint Bridget; Saint Brigid; Bride; Saint Bride; St. Bride.

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apostle

  • noun an ardent early supporter of a cause or reform
    • an apostle of revolution
  • noun any important early teacher of Christianity or a Christian missionary to a people
    Apostelic Father.

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militarism

  • noun a political orientation of a people or a government to maintain a strong military force and to be prepared to use it aggressively to defend or promote national interests

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ii_thessalonians

  • noun a New Testament book containing Saint Paul's second epistle to the Thessalonians
    Second Epistle to the Thessalonians; Second Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Thessalonians.

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first_epistle_of_paul_the_apostle_to_the_thessalonians

  • noun a New Testament book containing Saint Paul's first epistle to the Thessalonians
    First Epistle to the Thessalonians; I Thessalonians.

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jesus

The Savior; the name of the Son of God as announced by the angel to his parents; the personal name of Our Lord, in distinction from Christ, his official appellation. Luke i. 31.
Thou shalt call his name Jesus; for he shall save his people from their sins. Matt. i. 21.
✍The form Jesu is often used, esp. in the vocative.
Jesu, do thou my soul receive. Keble.

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cloakroom

  • noun a private lounge off of a legislative chamber
  • noun a room where coats and other articles can be left temporarily
    coatroom.

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wash

  • noun a thin coat of water-base paint
  • noun the work of cleansing (usually with soap and water)
    lavation; washing.

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jackson

  • noun English film actress who later became a member of British Parliament (born in 1936)
    Glenda Jackson.
  • noun United States singer who began singing with his four brothers and later became a highly successful star during the 1980s (born in 1958)
    Michael Joe Jackson; Michael Jackson.

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comic

  • noun a professional performer who tells jokes and performs comical acts
    comedian.
  • adjective satellite arousing or provoking laughter
    funny; risible; mirthful; amusing; laughable; comical.
    • an amusing film with a steady stream of pranks and pratfalls
    • an amusing fellow
    • a comic hat
    • a comical look of surprise
    • funny stories that made everybody laugh
    • a very funny writer
    • it would have been laughable if it hadn't hurt so much
    • a mirthful experience
    • risible courtroom antics

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prince

  • noun a male member of a royal family other than the sovereign (especially the son of a sovereign)

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genesis

  • noun a coming into being
    generation.
  • noun the first book of the Old Testament: tells of Creation; Adam and Eve; the Fall of Man; Cain and Abel; Noah and the flood; God's covenant with Abraham; Abraham and Isaac; Jacob and Esau; Joseph and his brothers
    Book of Genesis.

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louis_ix

  • noun king of France and son of Louis VIII; he led two unsuccessful Crusades; considered an ideal medieval king (1214-1270)
    St. Louis; Saint Louis.

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take

  • noun the income or profit arising from such transactions as the sale of land or other property
    return; yield; takings; issue; proceeds; payoff.
    • the average return was about 5%
  • noun the act of photographing a scene or part of a scene without interruption

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evangelist

  • noun a preacher of the Christian gospel
    revivalist; gospeller; gospeler.
  • noun (when capitalized) any of the spiritual leaders who are assumed to be authors of the Gospels in the New Testament: Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John

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discotheque

  • noun a public dance hall for dancing to recorded popular music
    disco.

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john_barleycorn

  • noun an alcoholic beverage that is distilled rather than fermented
    hard drink; spirits; liquor; booze; hard liquor; strong drink.

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automobile

  • noun a motor vehicle with four wheels; usually propelled by an internal combustion engine
    machine; car; motorcar; auto.
    • he needs a car to get to work
  • verb travel in an automobile

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art_gallery

  • noun a room or series of rooms where works of art are exhibited
    gallery; picture gallery.

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galley

  • noun a large medieval vessel with a single deck propelled by sails and oars with guns at stern and prow; a complement of 1,000 men; used mainly in the Mediterranean for war and trading
  • noun (classical antiquity) a crescent-shaped seagoing vessel propelled by oars

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elevator

  • noun lifting device consisting of a platform or cage that is raised and lowered mechanically in a vertical shaft in order to move people from one floor to another in a building
    lift.
  • noun the airfoil on the tailplane of an aircraft that makes it ascend or descend

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fiction

  • noun a literary work based on the imagination and not necessarily on fact
  • noun a deliberately false or improbable account
    fable; fabrication.

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levi

  • noun (New Testament) disciple of Jesus; traditionally considered to be the author of the first Gospel
    St. Matthew the Apostle; St. Matthew; Matthew; Saint Matthew the Apostle; Saint Matthew.

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lazarus

  • noun the person who Jesus raised from the dead after four days in the tomb; this miracle caused the enemies of Jesus to begin the plan to put him to death
  • noun the diseased beggar in Jesus' parable of the rich man and the beggar

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master

  • noun an artist of consummate skill
    maestro.
    • a master of the violin
    • one of the old masters
  • noun a person who has general authority over others
    lord; overlord.

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saint

  • noun a person who has died and has been declared a saint by canonization
  • noun person of exceptional holiness
    holy person; angel; holy man.

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hansom

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

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compartment

  • noun a space into which an area is subdivided
  • noun a partitioned section, chamber, or separate room within a larger enclosed area

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henry_tudor

  • noun first Tudor king of England from 1485 to 1509; head of the house of Lancaster in the War of the Roses; defeated Richard III at Bosworth Field and was proclaimed king; married the daughter of Edward IV and so united the houses of York and Lancaster (1457-1509)
    Henry VII.

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cabin

  • noun small room on a ship or boat where people sleep
  • noun a small house built of wood; usually in a wooded area

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wash_room

  • noun a toilet that is available to the public
    comfort station; public convenience; restroom; convenience; public toilet; public lavatory; toilet facility.

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larder

  • noun a supply of food especially for a household
  • noun a small storeroom for storing foods or wines
    buttery; pantry.

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st._louis

  • noun the largest city in Missouri; a busy river port on the Mississippi River near its confluence with the Missouri River; was an important staging area for wagon trains westward in the 19th century
    Saint Louis; Gateway to the West.
  • noun king of France and son of Louis VIII; he led two unsuccessful Crusades; considered an ideal medieval king (1214-1270)
    Louis IX; Saint Louis.

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gregory_the_great

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) an Italian pope distinguished for his spiritual and temporal leadership; a saint and Doctor of the Church (540?-604)
    Gregory I; St. Gregory I; Gregory; Saint Gregory I.

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haunt

  • noun a frequently visited place
    stamping ground; resort; hangout; repair.
  • verb follow stealthily or recur constantly and spontaneously to
    stalk.
    • her ex-boyfriend stalked her
    • the ghost of her mother haunted her

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patrick

  • noun Apostle and patron saint of Ireland; an English missionary to Ireland in the 5th century
    St. Patrick; Saint Patrick.

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hotel

  • noun a building where travelers can pay for lodging and meals and other services

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first_epistle_of_paul_the_apostle_to_timothy

  • noun a New Testament book containing Saint Paul's first epistle to Timothy; contains advice on pastoral matters
    First Epistle to Timothy; I Timothy.

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bride

  • noun a woman who has recently been married
  • noun Irish abbess; a patron saint of Ireland (453-523)
    St. Brigid; Bridget; St. Bridget; Brigid; Saint Bridget; Saint Brigid; Saint Bride; St. Bride.

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public_toilet

  • noun a toilet that is available to the public
    comfort station; wash room; public convenience; restroom; convenience; public lavatory; toilet facility.

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rotunda

  • noun a building having a circular plan and a dome
  • noun a large circular room

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epistle_of_paul_the_apostle_to_the_romans

  • noun a New Testament book containing an exposition of the doctrines of Saint Paul; written in AD 58
    Romans; Epistle to the Romans.

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ben_sira

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

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thaddaeus

  • noun (New Testament) supposed brother of St. James; one of the Apostles who is invoked in prayer when a situation seems hopeless
    St. Jude; Judas; Saint Jude; Jude.

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st._matthew

  • noun (New Testament) disciple of Jesus; traditionally considered to be the author of the first Gospel
    St. Matthew the Apostle; Matthew; Levi; Saint Matthew the Apostle; Saint Matthew.

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athanasius_the_great

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) Greek patriarch of Alexandria who championed Christian orthodoxy against Arianism; a church father, saint, and Doctor of the Church (293-373)
    St. Athanasius; Saint Athanasius; Athanasius.

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king

  • noun a male sovereign; ruler of a kingdom
    male monarch; Rex.
  • noun a competitor who holds a preeminent position
    world-beater; queen.

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television

  • noun broadcasting visual images of stationary or moving objects
    telecasting; TV; video.
    • she is a star of screen and video
    • Television is a medium because it is neither rare nor well done" - Ernie Kovacs
  • noun a telecommunication system that transmits images of objects (stationary or moving) between distant points
    television system.

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john

  • noun a room or building equipped with one or more toilets
    toilet; bathroom; privy; lavatory; can; lav.
  • noun youngest son of Henry II; King of England from 1199 to 1216; succeeded to the throne on the death of his brother Richard I; lost his French possessions; in 1215 John was compelled by the barons to sign the Magna Carta (1167-1216)
    King John; John Lackland.

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master_bedroom

  • noun the principal bedroom in a house; usually occupied by the head of the household

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book_of_leviticus

  • noun the third book of the Old Testament; contains Levitical law and ritual precedents
    Leviticus.

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iii_john

  • noun the third New Testament epistle traditionally attributed to Saint John the Apostle
    Third Epistel of John.

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saint_ignatius

  • noun bishop of Antioch who was martyred under the Roman Emperor Trajan (died 110)
    Ignatius; St. Ignatius.

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st._bede

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) English monk and scholar (672-735)
    Beda; Bede; St. Baeda; Saint Baeda; St. Beda; Baeda; the Venerable Bede; Saint Beda; Saint Bede.

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locker

  • noun a storage compartment for clothes and valuables; usually it has a lock
    storage locker; cabinet.
  • noun a fastener that locks or closes

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george_ii

  • noun King of Great Britain and Elector of Hanover from 1727 to 1760 (1683-1760)
    George.

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left-luggage_office

  • noun a room where baggage or parcels are checked
    checkroom.

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shower

  • noun a plumbing fixture that sprays water over you
    • they installed a shower in the bathroom
  • noun washing yourself by standing upright under water sprayed from a nozzle
    shower bath.
    • he took a shower after the game

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george_iv

  • noun King of Great Britain and Ireland and Hanover from 1820 to 1830; his attempt to divorce his estranged wife undermined the prestige of the Crown (1762-1830)
    George.

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sweden

  • noun a Scandinavian kingdom in the eastern part of the Scandinavian Peninsula
    Sverige; Kingdom of Sweden.

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stall

  • noun a compartment in a stable where a single animal is confined and fed
  • noun small area set off by walls for special use
    kiosk; cubicle; booth.

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father_christmas

  • noun the legendary patron saint of children; an imaginary being who is thought to bring presents to children at Christmas
    Kriss Kringle; Saint Nicholas; St. Nick; Santa; Santa Claus; Saint Nick.

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saint_edward_the_martyr

  • noun King of England who was a son of Edgar; he was challenged for the throne by supporters of his half-brother Ethelred II who eventually murdered him (963-978)
    Edward the Martyr; St. Edward the Martyr.

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whoremonger

  • noun a prostitute's customer
    trick; john; whoremaster.
  • noun a pimp who procures whores
    whoremaster.

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peter

  • noun disciple of Jesus and leader of the Apostles; regarded by Catholics as the vicar of Christ on earth and first Pope
    St. Peter; Saint Peter the Apostle; Saint Peter; Simon Peter; St. Peter the Apostle.
  • noun obscene terms for penis
    shaft; prick; cock; tool; dick; putz; pecker.

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spender

  • noun someone who spends money prodigally
    spendthrift; scattergood; spend-all.
  • noun English poet and critic (1909-1995)
    Stephen Spender; Sir Stephen Harold Spender.

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powder

  • noun a solid substance in the form of tiny loose particles; a solid that has been pulverized
    pulverisation; pulverization.
  • noun a mixture of potassium nitrate, charcoal, and sulfur in a 75:15:10 ratio which is used in gunnery, time fuses, and fireworks
    gunpowder.

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jonson

  • noun English dramatist and poet who was the first real poet laureate of England (1572-1637)
    Ben Jonson; Benjamin Jonson.

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reguengos

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book_of_micah

  • noun an Old Testament book telling the prophecies of Micah foretelling the destruction of Jerusalem
    Micheas; Micah.

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angel

  • noun spiritual being attendant upon God
  • noun person of exceptional holiness
    holy person; saint; holy man.

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storage_locker

  • noun a storage compartment for clothes and valuables; usually it has a lock
    locker; cabinet.

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revelation

  • noun the speech act of making something evident
    revealing; disclosure.
  • noun an enlightening or astonishing disclosure

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disambiguation

  • noun clarification that follows from the removal of ambiguity

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bolingbroke

  • noun the first Lancastrian king of England from 1399 to 1413; deposed Richard II and suppressed rebellions (1367-1413)
    Henry IV; Henry Bolingbroke.

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head

  • noun the upper part of the human body or the front part of the body in animals; contains the face and brains
    caput.
    • he stuck his head out the window
  • noun a single domestic animal
    • 200 head of cattle

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comfort_station

  • noun a toilet that is available to the public
    wash room; public convenience; restroom; convenience; public toilet; public lavatory; toilet facility.

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st._ignatius

  • noun bishop of Antioch who was martyred under the Roman Emperor Trajan (died 110)
    Ignatius; Saint Ignatius.

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antarctica

  • noun an extremely cold continent at the south pole almost entirely below the Antarctic Circle; covered by an ice cap up to 13,000 feet deep
    Antarctic continent.
    • Antarctica is twice the size of Australia

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have

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

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book_of_lamentations

  • noun an Old Testament book lamenting the desolation of Judah after the destruction of Jerusalem in 586 BC; traditionally attributed to the prophet Jeremiah
    Lamentations.

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book_of_ezekiel

  • noun an Old Testament book containing Ezekiel's prophecies of the downfall of Jerusalem and Judah and their subsequent restoration
    Ezekiel; Ezechiel.

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st._francis_of_assisi

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) an Italian and the Roman Catholic monk who founded the Franciscan order of friars (1181-1226)
    St. Francis; Francis of Assisi; Giovanni di Bernardone; Saint Francis; Saint Francis of Assisi.

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king_james

  • noun the first Stuart to be king of England and Ireland from 1603 to 1625 and king of Scotland from 1567 to 1625; he was the son of Mary Queen of Scots and he succeeded Elizabeth I; he alienated the British Parliament by claiming the divine right of kings (1566-1625)
    James; King James I; James I.

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sleeping_accommodation

  • noun a room used primarily for sleeping
    chamber; sleeping room; bedchamber; bedroom.

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snuggery

  • noun a small secluded room
    snug; cubby; cubbyhole.

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mountain

  • noun a land mass that projects well above its surroundings; higher than a hill
    mount.
  • noun (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent
    plenty; great deal; pot; sight; flock; mint; slew; deal; wad; muckle; pile; lot; mickle; raft; quite a little; passel; hatful; mess; spate; heap; peck; stack; good deal; batch; tidy sum; mass.
    • a batch of letters
    • a deal of trouble
    • a lot of money
    • he made a mint on the stock market
    • see the rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos
    • it must have cost plenty
    • a slew of journalists
    • a wad of money

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strength

  • noun the property of being physically or mentally strong
    • fatigue sapped his strength
  • noun capability in terms of personnel and materiel that affect the capacity to fight a war
    military posture; military capability; military strength; posture.
    • we faced an army of great strength
    • politicians have neglected our military posture

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laurentius

  • noun Roman martyr; supposedly Lawrence was ordered by the police to give up the church's treasure and when he responded by presenting the poor people of Rome he was roasted to death on a gridiron (died in 258)
    St. Lawrence; Saint Lawrence; Lawrence.

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operating_theater

  • noun a room in a hospital equipped for the performance of surgical operations
    operating theatre; OR; surgery; operating room.
    • great care is taken to keep the operating rooms aseptic

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lil

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proverbs

  • noun an Old Testament book consisting of proverbs from various Israeli sages (including Solomon)
    Book of Proverbs.
  • noun a condensed but memorable saying embodying some important fact of experience that is taken as true by many people
    proverb; saw; byword; adage.

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dance_palace

  • noun large room used mainly for dancing
    dance hall; ballroom.

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scotland

  • noun one of the four countries that make up the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; located on the northern part of the island of Great Britain; famous for bagpipes and plaids and kilts

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walk-in

  • noun person who walks in without having an appointment
    • the emergency room was overrun with walk-ins
  • noun an operative who initiates his own defection (usually to a hostile country) for political asylum

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dining

  • noun the act of eating dinner
  • verb have supper; eat dinner
    dine.
    • We often dine with friends in this restaurant

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ideal

  • noun the idea of something that is perfect; something that one hopes to attain
  • noun model of excellence or perfection of a kind; one having no equal
    nonesuch; nonsuch; paragon; apotheosis; saint; nonpareil.

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client

  • noun a person who seeks the advice of a lawyer
  • noun someone who pays for goods or services
    customer.

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divan

  • noun a long backless sofa (usually with pillows against a wall)
  • noun a Muslim council of state
    diwan.

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force

  • noun a powerful effect or influence
    • the force of his eloquence easily persuaded them
  • noun (physics) the influence that produces a change in a physical quantity
    • force equals mass times acceleration

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guardroom

  • noun a cell in which soldiers who are prisoners are confined
  • noun a room used by soldiers on guard

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book_of_job

  • noun a book in the Old Testament containing Job's pleas to God about his afflictions and God's reply
    Job.

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saint_james

  • noun (New Testament) disciple of Jesus; brother of John; author of the Epistle of James in the New Testament
    James; Saint James the Apostle; St. James the Apostle; St. James.

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gospeller

  • noun a preacher of the Christian gospel
    revivalist; evangelist; gospeler.

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saint_jude

  • noun (New Testament) supposed brother of St. James; one of the Apostles who is invoked in prayer when a situation seems hopeless
    St. Jude; Thaddaeus; Judas; Jude.

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judith

  • noun Jewish heroine in one of the books of the Apocrypha; she saved her people by decapitating the Assyrian general Holofernes
  • noun an Apocryphal book telling how Judith saved her people
    Book of Judith.

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jain

  • adjective relating to or characteristic of Jainism
    Jainist.
    • Jain gods

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bohemia

  • noun a group of artists and writers with real or pretended artistic or intellectual aspirations and usually an unconventional life style
  • noun a historical area and former kingdom in the Czech Republic

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billiard_room

  • noun a room in which billiards is played
    billiard parlor; billiard hall; billiard saloon; billiard parlour.

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evangelist

  • noun a preacher of the Christian gospel
    revivalist; gospeller; gospeler.
  • noun (when capitalized) any of the spiritual leaders who are assumed to be authors of the Gospels in the New Testament: Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John

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men's

  • noun a public toilet for men
    men's room.

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vessel

  • noun a tube in which a body fluid circulates
    vas.
  • noun a craft designed for water transportation
    watercraft.

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combat

  • noun an engagement fought between two military forces
    armed combat.
  • noun the act of fighting; any contest or struggle
    scrap; fighting; fight.
    • a fight broke out at the hockey game
    • there was fighting in the streets
    • the unhappy couple got into a terrible scrap

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centre

  • noun an area that is approximately central within some larger region
    heart; middle; eye; center.
    • it is in the center of town
    • they ran forward into the heart of the struggle
    • they were in the eye of the storm
  • noun a low-lying region in central France

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jean

  • noun (usually plural) close-fitting trousers of heavy denim for manual work or casual wear
    blue jean; denim.
  • noun a coarse durable twill-weave cotton fabric
    denim; dungaree.

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dungeon

  • noun the main tower within the walls of a medieval castle or fortress
    donjon; keep.
  • noun a dark cell (usually underground) where prisoners can be confined

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sewing

  • noun joining or attaching by stitches
    stitching.
  • noun needlework on which you are working with needle and thread
    stitchery.
    • she put her sewing back in the basket

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saint_peter_the_apostle

  • noun disciple of Jesus and leader of the Apostles; regarded by Catholics as the vicar of Christ on earth and first Pope
    St. Peter; Saint Peter; Simon Peter; Peter; St. Peter the Apostle.

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patron_saint

  • noun a saint who is considered to be a defender of some group or nation

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third_epistel_of_john

  • noun the third New Testament epistle traditionally attributed to Saint John the Apostle
    III John.

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john_bull

  • noun a man of English descent
    limey.

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war_room

  • noun a room where strategic decisions are made (especially for military or political campaigns)

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mate

  • noun the officer below the master on a commercial ship
    first mate.
  • noun a fellow member of a team
    teammate.
    • it was his first start against his former teammates

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richard_iii

  • noun King of England from 1483 to 1485; seized the throne from his nephew Edward V who was confined to the Tower of London and murdered; his reign ended when he was defeated by Henry Tudor (later Henry VII) at the battle of Bosworth Field (1452-1485)

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device

  • noun an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose
    • the device is small enough to wear on your wrist
    • a device intended to conserve water
  • noun something in an artistic work designed to achieve a particular effect

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gregory

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) a church father known for his constant fight against perceived heresies; a saint and Doctor of the Church (329-391)
    Gregory Nazianzen; Gregory of Nazianzen; St. Gregory of Nazianzen.
  • noun Italian pope from 1831 to 1846; conservative in politics and theology; worked to propagate Catholicism in England and the United States (1765-1846)
    Gregory XVI; Bartolomeo Alberto Capillari.

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book_of_jeremiah

  • noun a book in the Old Testament containing the oracles of the prophet Jeremiah
    Jeremiah.

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becket

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) archbishop of Canterbury from 1162 to 1170; murdered following his opposition to Henry II's attempts to control the clergy (1118-1170)
    Thomas a Becket; St. Thomas a Becket; Saint Thomas a Becket.
  • noun (nautical) a short line with an eye at one end and a knot at the other; used to secure loose items on a ship

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gallery

  • noun spectators at a golf or tennis match
  • noun a porch along the outside of a building (sometimes partly enclosed)
    veranda; verandah.

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sun_lounge

  • noun a room enclosed largely with glass and affording exposure to the sun
    sunroom; sun parlor; solarium; sun parlour; sun porch; sunporch.

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sweat_room

  • noun a Finnish steam bath; steam is produced by pouring water over heated rocks
    sauna.

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saint_brigid

  • noun Irish abbess; a patron saint of Ireland (453-523)
    St. Brigid; Bridget; St. Bridget; Brigid; Saint Bridget; Bride; Saint Bride; St. Bride.

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augustine

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) one of the great Fathers of the early Christian church; after a dramatic conversion to Christianity he became bishop of Hippo Regius in North Africa; St. Augustine emphasized man's need for grace (354-430)
    Augustine of Hippo; Saint Augustine; St. Augustine.

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saintliness

  • noun the quality of resembling a saint

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teresa_of_avila

  • noun Spanish mystic and religious reformer; author of religious classics and a Christian saint (1515-1582)
    Saint Teresa of Avila.

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st._francis

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) an Italian and the Roman Catholic monk who founded the Franciscan order of friars (1181-1226)
    St. Francis of Assisi; Francis of Assisi; Giovanni di Bernardone; Saint Francis; Saint Francis of Assisi.
  • noun a tributary of the Mississippi River that rises in Missouri and flows southeastward through Arkansas
    St. Francis River; Saint Francis River; Saint Francis.

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flow

  • noun the motion characteristic of fluids (liquids or gases)
    flowing.
  • noun the amount of fluid that flows in a given time
    flow rate; rate of flow.

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doe

  • noun mature female of mammals of which the male is called `buck'
  • noun the federal department responsible for maintaining a national energy policy of the United States; created in 1977
    Energy Department; Department of Energy; Energy.

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i_peter

  • noun the first New Testament book traditionally attributed to Saint Peter the Apostle
    First Epistle of Peter.

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forerunner

  • noun a person who goes before or announces the coming of another
    precursor.
  • noun something that precedes and indicates the approach of something or someone
    predecessor; herald; harbinger; precursor.

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storm

  • noun a violent weather condition with winds 64-72 knots (11 on the Beaufort scale) and precipitation and thunder and lightning
    violent storm.
  • noun a violent commotion or disturbance
    tempest.
    • the storms that had characterized their relationship had died away
    • it was only a tempest in a teapot

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aquinas

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) Italian theologian and Doctor of the Church who is remembered for his attempt to reconcile faith and reason in a comprehensive theology; presented philosophical proofs of the existence of God (1225-1274)
    St. Thomas Aquinas; Saint Thomas Aquinas; Thomas Aquinas; St. Thomas; Saint Thomas.

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clean

  • noun a weightlift in which the barbell is lifted to shoulder height and then jerked overhead
    clean and jerk.
  • verb make clean by removing dirt, filth, or unwanted substances from
    make clean.
    • Clean the stove!
    • The dentist cleaned my teeth

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canonization

  • noun (Roman Catholic and Eastern Orthodox Church) the act of admitting a deceased person into the canon of saints
    canonisation.

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2_kings

  • noun the second of two Old Testament books telling the histories of the kings of Judah and Israel
    II Kings.

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saloon

  • noun a room or establishment where alcoholic drinks are served over a counter
    taproom; barroom; bar; ginmill.
    • he drowned his sorrows in whiskey at the bar
  • noun tavern consisting of a building with a bar and public rooms; often provides light meals
    taphouse; public house; pub; pothouse; gin mill.

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reserve

  • noun formality and propriety of manner
    modesty.
  • noun something kept back or saved for future use or a special purpose
    stockpile; backlog.

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i_thessalonians

  • noun a New Testament book containing Saint Paul's first epistle to the Thessalonians
    First Epistle to the Thessalonians; First Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Thessalonians.

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furnace_room

  • noun a room (usually in the basement of a building) that contains a furnace for heating the building

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winfred

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) Anglo-Saxon missionary who was sent to Frisia and Germany to spread the Christian faith; was martyred in Frisia (680-754)
    Boniface; St. Boniface; Apostle of Germany; Wynfrith; Saint Boniface.

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jain

  • adjective relating to or characteristic of Jainism
    Jainist.
    • Jain gods

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pope

  • noun the head of the Roman Catholic Church
    Roman Catholic Pope; pontiff; Catholic Pope; Vicar of Christ; Holy Father; Bishop of Rome.
  • noun English poet and satirist (1688-1744)
    Alexander Pope.

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show

  • noun the act of publicly exhibiting or entertaining
    • a remarkable show of skill
  • noun something intended to communicate a particular impression
    display.
    • made a display of strength
    • a show of impatience
    • a good show of looking interested

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nonesuch

  • noun model of excellence or perfection of a kind; one having no equal
    nonsuch; paragon; apotheosis; ideal; saint; nonpareil.

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acts

  • noun a New Testament book describing the development of the early church from Christ's Ascension to Paul's sojourn at Rome
    Acts of the Apostles.
  • noun a legal document codifying the result of deliberations of a committee or society or legislative body
    enactment; act.

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salon

  • noun gallery where works of art can be displayed
  • noun a shop where hairdressers and beauticians work
    beauty parlour; beauty shop; beauty salon; beauty parlor.

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st._james_the_apostle

  • noun (New Testament) disciple of Jesus; brother of John; author of the Epistle of James in the New Testament
    James; Saint James the Apostle; Saint James; St. James.

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ladies'_room

  • noun a woman's restroom in a public (or semipublic) building
    powder room.

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book_of_the_prophet_daniel

  • noun an Old Testament book that tells of the apocalyptic visions and the experiences of Daniel in the court of Nebuchadnezzar
    Book of Daniel; Daniel.

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lloyd

  • noun United States comic actor in silent films; he used physical danger as a source of comedy (1893-1971)
    Harold Lloyd; Harold Clayton Lloyd.

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bedroom

  • noun a room used primarily for sleeping
    sleeping accommodation; chamber; sleeping room; bedchamber.

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billiard_parlour

  • noun a room in which billiards is played
    billiard parlor; billiard hall; billiard saloon; billiard room.

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hungary

A country in Central Europe, now a part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire.

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wisdom

  • noun accumulated knowledge or erudition or enlightenment
  • noun the trait of utilizing knowledge and experience with common sense and insight
    wiseness.

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mist

  • noun a thin fog with condensation near the ground
  • verb become covered with mist
    mist over.
    • The windshield misted over

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jean

  • noun (usually plural) close-fitting trousers of heavy denim for manual work or casual wear
    blue jean; denim.
  • noun a coarse durable twill-weave cotton fabric
    denim; dungaree.

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pacific

  • adjective satellite disposed to peace or of a peaceful nature
    peaceable.
    • the pacific temper seeks to settle disputes on grounds of justice rather than by force
    • a quiet and peaceable person
    • in a peaceable and orderly manner
  • noun the largest ocean in the world
    Pacific Ocean.

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book_of_ecclesiastes

  • noun an Old Testament book consisting of reflections on the vanity of human life; is traditionally attributed to Solomon but probably was written about 250 BC
    Ecclesiastes.

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weapon

  • noun any instrument or instrumentality used in fighting or hunting
    arm; weapon system.
    • he was licensed to carry a weapon
  • noun a means of persuading or arguing
    artillery.
    • he used all his conversational weapons

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lecture_room

  • noun classroom where lectures are given

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trading_floor

  • noun a large room in a exchange where the trading is done
    floor.
    • he is a floor trader

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obadiah

  • noun a Hebrew minor prophet
    Abdias.
  • noun an Old Testament book telling Obadiah's prophecies; the shortest book in the Christian Bible
    Abdias; Book of Obadiah.

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henry_vii

  • noun King of the Germans and Holy Roman Emperor (1275-1313)
  • noun first Tudor king of England from 1485 to 1509; head of the house of Lancaster in the War of the Roses; defeated Richard III at Bosworth Field and was proclaimed king; married the daughter of Edward IV and so united the houses of York and Lancaster (1457-1509)
    Henry Tudor.

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habakkuk

  • noun a Hebrew minor prophet
  • noun an Old Testament book telling Habakkuk's prophecies
    Book of Habakkuk; Habacuc.

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i_chronicles

  • noun the first of two Old Testament books telling the history of Judah and Israel until the return from the Babylonian Captivity in 536 BC
    1 Chronicles.

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st._luke

  • noun (New Testament) the Apostle closely associated with St. Paul and traditionally assumed to be the author of the third Gospel
    Luke; Saint Luke.

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narthex

  • noun portico at the west end of an early Christian basilica or church
  • noun a vestibule leading to the nave of a church

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hotel_room

  • noun a bedroom (usually with bath) in a hotel

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book_of_hosea

  • noun an Old Testament book telling Hosea's prophecies
    Hosea.

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dinette

  • noun a small area off of a kitchen that is used for dining

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book_of_joshua

  • noun a book in the Old Testament describing how Joshua led the Israelites into Canaan (the Promised Land) after the death of Moses
    Joshua; Josue.

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wain

  • noun large open farm wagon
  • noun English writer (1925-1994)
    John Wain; John Barrington Wain.

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saint_andrew

  • noun (New Testament) disciple of Jesus; brother of Peter; patron saint of Scotland
    Saint Andrew the Apostle; Andrew; St. Andrew.

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vestry

  • noun in the Protestant Episcopal Church: a committee elected by the congregation to work with the churchwardens in managing the temporal affairs of the church
  • noun a room in a church where sacred vessels and vestments are kept or meetings are held
    sacristy.

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book_of_ezra

  • noun an Old Testament book telling of a rabbi's efforts in the 5th century BC to reconstitute Jewish law and worship in Jerusalem after the Babylonian Captivity
    Ezra.

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haggai

  • noun a Hebrew minor prophet
    Aggeus.
  • noun an Old Testament book telling the prophecies of Haggai which are concerned mainly with rebuilding the temples after the Babylonian Captivity
    Book of Haggai; Aggeus.

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billiard_hall

  • noun a room in which billiards is played
    billiard parlor; billiard saloon; billiard room; billiard parlour.

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second_epistle_of_paul_the_apostle_to_timothy

  • noun a New Testament book containing Saint Paul's second epistle to Timothy; contains advice on pastoral matters
    Second Epistle to Timothy; II Timothy.

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st._thomas

  • noun the Apostle who would not believe the resurrection of Jesus until he saw Jesus with his own eyes
    doubting Thomas; Thomas the doubting Apostle; Thomas; Saint Thomas.
  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) Italian theologian and Doctor of the Church who is remembered for his attempt to reconcile faith and reason in a comprehensive theology; presented philosophical proofs of the existence of God (1225-1274)
    St. Thomas Aquinas; Saint Thomas Aquinas; Thomas Aquinas; Aquinas; Saint Thomas.

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doubting

  • adjective satellite marked by or given to doubt
    skeptical; sceptical; questioning.
    • a skeptical attitude
    • a skeptical listener
  • verb consider unlikely or have doubts about
    doubt.
    • I doubt that she will accept his proposal of marriage

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nonsuch

  • noun model of excellence or perfection of a kind; one having no equal
    nonesuch; paragon; apotheosis; ideal; saint; nonpareil.

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psalms

  • noun an Old Testament book consisting of a collection of 150 Psalms
    Book of Psalms.
  • noun one of the 150 lyrical poems and prayers that comprise the Book of Psalms in the Old Testament; said to have been written by David
    Psalm.

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epistle_of_paul_the_apostle_to_philemon

  • noun a New Testament book containing an epistle from Saint Paul to Philemon asking Philemon to forgive the slave for escaping
    Epistle to Philemon; Philemon.

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de

  • noun a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies
    Diamond State; Delaware; First State.

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urinate

  • verb pass after the manner of urine
    • The sick men urinated blood
  • verb eliminate urine
    wee-wee; spend a penny; wee; piddle; micturate; pee-pee; make; pass water; make water; relieve oneself; take a leak; pee; puddle; piss.
    • Again, the cat had made on the expensive rug

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coast

  • noun the shore of a sea or ocean
    sea-coast; seashore; seacoast.
  • noun a slope down which sleds may coast
    • when it snowed they made a coast on the golf course

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jeremiah

  • noun (Old Testament) an Israelite prophet who is remembered for his angry lamentations (jeremiads) about the wickedness of his people (circa 626-587 BC)
  • noun a book in the Old Testament containing the oracles of the prophet Jeremiah
    Book of Jeremiah.

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consecration

  • noun a solemn commitment of your life or your time to some cherished purpose (to a service or a goal)
    • his consecration to study
  • noun (religion) sanctification of something by setting it apart (usually with religious rites) as dedicated to God
    • the Cardinal attended the consecration of the church

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king_harold_i

  • noun illegitimate son of Canute who seized the throne of England in 1037 (died in 1040)
    Harold I; Harefoot; Harold Harefoot.

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saint_benedict

  • noun Italian monk who founded the Benedictine order about 540 (480-547)
    Benedict; St. Benedict.

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powder_room

  • noun a woman's restroom in a public (or semipublic) building
    ladies' room.

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revelation

  • noun the speech act of making something evident
    revealing; disclosure.
  • noun an enlightening or astonishing disclosure

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sweat

  • noun salty fluid secreted by sweat glands
    perspiration; sudor.
    • sweat poured off his brow
  • noun agitation resulting from active worry
    swither; stew; lather; fret.
    • don't get in a stew
    • he's in a sweat about exams

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whoremaster

  • noun a prostitute's customer
    whoremonger; trick; john.
  • noun a pimp who procures whores
    whoremonger.

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reading

  • noun the cognitive process of understanding a written linguistic message
    • his main reading was detective stories
    • suggestions for further reading
  • noun a particular interpretation or performance
    • on that reading it was an insult
    • he was famous for his reading of Mozart

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dormitory_room

  • noun a large sleeping room containing several beds
    dormitory; dorm room.

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hebrews

  • noun the ethnic group claiming descent from Abraham and Isaac (especially from Isaac's son Jacob); the nation whom God chose to receive his revelation and with whom God chose to make a covenant (Exodus 19)
    Israelites.
  • noun a New Testament book traditionally included among the epistle of Saint Paul but now generally considered not to have been written by him
    Epistle to the Hebrews.

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denmark

  • noun a constitutional monarchy in northern Europe; consists of the mainland of Jutland and many islands between the North Sea and the Baltic Sea
    Kingdom of Denmark; Danmark.

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boarder

  • noun a tenant in someone's house
    lodger; roomer.
  • noun someone who forces their way aboard ship
    • stand by to repel boarders

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disco

  • noun popular dance music (especially in the late 1970s); melodic with a regular bass beat; intended mainly for dancing at discotheques
    disco music.
  • noun a public dance hall for dancing to recorded popular music
    discotheque.

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st._bruno

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) a French cleric (born in Germany) who founded the Carthusian order in 1084 (1032-1101)
    Saint Bruno; Bruno.

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vestibule

  • noun a large entrance or reception room or area
    entrance hall; anteroom; hall; antechamber; foyer; lobby.
  • noun any of various bodily cavities leading to another cavity (as of the ear or vagina)

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common

  • noun a piece of open land for recreational use in an urban area
    green; park; commons.
    • they went for a walk in the park
  • adjective belonging to or participated in by a community as a whole; public
    • for the common good
    • common lands are set aside for use by all members of a community

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second_epistle_to_the_corinthians

  • noun a New Testament book containing the second epistle from Saint Paul to the church at Corinth
    II Corinthians; Second Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Corinthians.

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gospel

  • noun an unquestionable truth
    gospel truth.
    • his word was gospel
  • noun the four books in the New Testament (Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John) that tell the story of Christ's life and teachings
    Gospels; evangel.

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eadwig

  • noun King of England who was renounced by Northumbria in favor of his brother Edgar (died in 959)
    Edwy.

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ii_peter

  • noun the second New Testament book traditionally attributed to Saint Peter the Apostle
    Second Epistle of Peter.

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steam

  • noun water at boiling temperature diffused in the atmosphere
  • verb travel by means of steam power
    steamer.
    • The ship steamed off into the Pacific

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jerome

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) one of the great Fathers of the early Christian Church whose major work was his translation of the Scriptures from Hebrew and Greek into Latin (which became the Vulgate); a saint and Doctor of the Church (347-420)
    Eusebius Sophronius Hieronymus; Eusebius Hieronymus; Hieronymus; St. Jerome; Saint Jerome.

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council_chamber

  • noun a room where a committee meets (such as the board of directors of a company)
    boardroom.

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first_epistle_to_the_corinthians

  • noun a New Testament book containing the first epistle from Saint Paul to the church at Corinth
    First Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Corinthians; I Corinthians.

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art

  • noun the products of human creativity; works of art collectively
    fine art.
    • an art exhibition
    • a fine collection of art
  • noun the creation of beautiful or significant things
    artistic creation; artistic production.
    • art does not need to be innovative to be good
    • I was never any good at art
    • he said that architecture is the art of wasting space beautifully

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concert

  • noun a performance of music by players or singers not involving theatrical staging
  • verb contrive (a plan) by mutual agreement

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book_of_judith

  • noun an Apocryphal book telling how Judith saved her people
    Judith.

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military_leader

  • noun a leader of military forces

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saint_irenaeus

  • noun Greek theologian who was bishop of Lyons and an antiheretical writer; a saint and Doctor of the Church (circa 130-200)
    Irenaeus; St. Irenaeus.

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testing

  • noun the act of subjecting to experimental test in order to determine how well something works
    • they agreed to end the testing of atomic weapons
  • noun an examination of the characteristics of something
    • there are laboratories for commercial testing
    • it involved testing thousands of children for smallpox

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ii_john

  • noun the second New Testament epistle traditionally attributed to Saint John the Apostle
    Second Epistel of John.

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bargain

  • noun an agreement between parties (usually arrived at after discussion) fixing obligations of each
    deal.
    • he made a bargain with the devil
    • he rose to prominence through a series of shady deals
  • noun an advantageous purchase
    buy; steal.
    • she got a bargain at the auction
    • the stock was a real buy at that price

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operating_room

  • noun a room in a hospital equipped for the performance of surgical operations
    operating theatre; operating theater; OR; surgery.
    • great care is taken to keep the operating rooms aseptic

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exhibition_area

  • noun a large hall for holding exhibitions
    exhibition hall.

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leviticus

  • noun the third book of the Old Testament; contains Levitical law and ritual precedents
    Book of Leviticus.

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malachi

  • noun a Hebrew minor prophet of the 5th century BC
    Malachias.
  • noun an Old Testament book containing the prophecies of Malachi
    Book of Malachi; Malachias.

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monsaraz

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jenkins

name of contempt for a flatterer of persons high in social or official life; as, the Jenkins employed by a newspaper. Colloq. Eng. & U.S. G. W. Curtis.

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surgery

  • noun the branch of medical science that treats disease or injury by operative procedures
    • he is professor of surgery at the Harvard Medical School
  • noun a room where a doctor or dentist can be consulted
    • he read the warning in the doctor's surgery

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john

  • noun a room or building equipped with one or more toilets
    toilet; bathroom; privy; lavatory; can; lav.
  • noun youngest son of Henry II; King of England from 1199 to 1216; succeeded to the throne on the death of his brother Richard I; lost his French possessions; in 1215 John was compelled by the barons to sign the Magna Carta (1167-1216)
    King John; John Lackland.

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basil_the_great

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) the bishop of Caesarea who defended the Roman Catholic Church against the heresies of the 4th century; a saint and Doctor of the Church (329-379)
    Basil; St. Basil; St. Basil the Great; Basil of Caesarea.

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lancaster

  • noun a city in northwestern England
  • noun the English royal house that reigned from 1399 to 1461; its emblem was a red rose
    House of Lancaster; Lancastrian line.

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boniface

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) Anglo-Saxon missionary who was sent to Frisia and Germany to spread the Christian faith; was martyred in Frisia (680-754)
    Winfred; St. Boniface; Apostle of Germany; Wynfrith; Saint Boniface.
  • noun the owner or manager of an inn
    host; innkeeper.

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