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fawn

  • noun a color or pigment varying around a light grey-brown color
    greyish brown; dun; grayish brown.
    • she wore dun
  • noun a young deer

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powdery

  • adjective satellite consisting of fine particles
    pulverised; fine-grained; small-grained; pulverized; powdered.
    • powdered cellulose
    • powdery snow
    • pulverized sugar is prepared from granulated sugar by grinding
  • adjective satellite as if dulled in color with a sprinkling of powder
    • a powdery blue

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yellow

  • noun yellow color or pigment; the chromatic color resembling the hue of sunflowers or ripe lemons
    yellowness.
  • verb turn yellow
    • The pages of the book began to yellow

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chrome_green

  • noun any of a class of green pigments consisting of chrome yellow and iron blue
  • noun a brilliant green color

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orangeness

  • noun orange color or pigment; any of a range of colors between red and yellow
    orange.

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acetate_rayon

  • noun a fabric made from fibers of cellulose acetate
    acetate.

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punjab

  • noun a historical region on northwestern India and northern Pakistan

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shirting

  • noun any of various fabrics used to make men's shirts
  • verb put a shirt on
    shirt.

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trouser

  • noun (usually in the plural) a garment extending from the waist to the knee or ankle, covering each leg separately
    pant.
    • he had a sharp crease in his trousers
  • noun a garment (or part of a garment) designed for or relating to trousers
    • in his trouser's pocket
    • he ripped his left trouser on the fence

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satinet

  • noun a fabric with a finish resembling satin but made partly or wholly from cotton or synthetic fiber
    satinette.

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tweed

  • noun thick woolen fabric used for clothing; originated in Scotland
  • noun (usually in the plural) trousers made of flannel or gabardine or tweed or white cloth
    gabardine; white; flannel.

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syringa_amurensis_japonica

  • noun small tree of Japan having narrow pointed leaves and creamy-white flowers
    Japanese tree lilac; Syringa reticulata.

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pilot_cloth

  • noun a thick blue cloth used to make overcoats and coats for sailors etc

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rainproof

  • adjective satellite not permitting the passage of water
    waterproofed; waterproof.

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chlorophyl

  • noun any of a group of green pigments found in photosynthetic organisms; there are four naturally occurring forms
    chlorophyll.

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brown-purple

  • adjective satellite of dark purple tinted with brown
    brownish-purple.

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violet-coloured

  • adjective satellite having a violet color
    violet-colored; violet-flowered.

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pigment

  • noun dry coloring material (especially a powder to be mixed with a liquid to produce paint, etc.)
  • noun any substance whose presence in plant or animal tissues produces a characteristic color

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proctitis

  • noun inflammation of the rectum; marked by bloody stools and a frequent urge to defecate; frequently associated with Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis

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sleek

  • verb make slick or smooth
    slick.
  • adjective satellite well-groomed and neatly tailored; especially too well-groomed
    • sleek figures in expensive clothes

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titanium_oxide

  • noun a white powder used as a pigment for its high covering power and durability
    titanic oxide; titanium dioxide; titania.

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vitriolic

  • adjective satellite harsh or corrosive in tone
    blistering; acerbic; acrid; virulent; sulphurous; acerb; sulfurous; caustic; acid; bitter.
    • an acerbic tone piercing otherwise flowery prose
    • a barrage of acid comments
    • her acrid remarks make her many enemies
    • bitter words
    • blistering criticism
    • caustic jokes about political assassination, talk-show hosts and medical ethics
    • a sulfurous denunciation
    • a vitriolic critique
  • adjective satellite of a substance, especially a strong acid; capable of destroying or eating away by chemical action
    erosive; corrosive; mordant; caustic.

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mackinaw

  • noun a short plaid coat made of made of thick woolen material
    Mackinaw coat.
  • noun a thick plaid blanket formerly used in the northwestern United States
    Mackinaw blanket.

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durable_press

  • noun a fabric that has been chemically processed to resist wrinkles and hold its shape
    permanent press.

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intensification

  • noun action that makes something stronger or more extreme
  • noun the act of increasing the contrast of (a photographic film)

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greenish

  • adjective satellite of the color between blue and yellow in the color spectrum; similar to the color of fresh grass
    dark-green; green; light-green.
    • a green tree
    • green fields
    • green paint

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ornamental

  • noun any plant grown for its beauty or ornamental value
  • adjective satellite serving an esthetic rather than a useful purpose
    decorative; cosmetic.
    • cosmetic fenders on cars
    • the buildings were utilitarian rather than decorative

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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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sooty

  • adjective satellite of the blackest black; similar to the color of jet or coal
    coal-black; jet-black; jet; pitchy.
  • adjective satellite covered with or as if with soot
    • a sooty chimney

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vaginitis

  • noun inflammation of the vagina (usually associated with candidiasis)

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lustre

  • noun a surface coating for ceramics or porcelain
    luster.
  • noun a quality that outshines the usual
    splendour; brilliancy; splendor; luster.

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lavender

  • noun any of various Old World aromatic shrubs or subshrubs with usually mauve or blue flowers; widely cultivated
  • noun a pale purple color

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pink-red

  • adjective satellite of red tinged with pink

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rust-red

  • adjective satellite of a red color tinged with rust
    rusty-red.

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rusty

  • adjective satellite covered with or consisting of rust
    • a rusty machine
    • rusty deposits
  • adjective satellite of the brown color of rust
    rust-brown; rust.

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colourful

  • adjective striking in variety and interest
    colorful.
    • a colorful period of history
    • a colorful character
    • colorful language
  • adjective having striking color
    colorful.
    • colorful autumn leaves

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shining

  • noun the work of making something smooth and shiny by rubbing or waxing it
    polishing.
    • the shining of shoes provided a meager living
    • every Sunday he gave his car a good polishing
  • verb be bright by reflecting or casting light
    reflect; shine.
    • Drive carefully--the wet road reflects

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blue

  • noun blue color or pigment; resembling the color of the clear sky in the daytime
    blueness.
    • he had eyes of bright blue
  • noun blue clothing
    • she was wearing blue

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iron-gray

  • noun the color of freshly broken cast iron
    iron-grey.
  • adjective satellite of the grey color of iron
    iron-grey.

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cooking

  • noun the act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat
    preparation; cookery.
    • cooking can be a great art
    • people are needed who have experience in cookery
    • he left the preparation of meals to his wife
  • verb prepare a hot meal
    cook.
    • My husband doesn't cook

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new

  • adjective not of long duration; having just (or relatively recently) come into being or been made or acquired or discovered
    • a new law
    • new cars
    • a new comet
    • a new friend
    • a new year
    • the New World
  • adjective satellite original and of a kind not seen before
    fresh; novel.
    • the computer produced a completely novel proof of a well-known theorem

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net

  • noun a computer network consisting of a worldwide network of computer networks that use the TCP/IP network protocols to facilitate data transmission and exchange
    cyberspace; internet.
  • noun a trap made of netting to catch fish or birds or insects

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sage-green

  • adjective satellite of the grey-green color of sage leaves
    sage.

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shimmery

  • adjective satellite glistening tremulously
    • the shimmery surface of the lake
    • a dress of shimmery satin

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violet-purple

  • adjective satellite light violet and dark purple

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chromatic_colour

  • noun a color that has hue
    spectral colour; chromatic color; spectral color.

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textured

  • adjective satellite having surface roughness
    rough-textured; coarse-textured.
    • a textured wall of stucco
    • a rough-textured tweed

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active

  • noun chemical agent capable of activity
    active agent.
  • noun the voice used to indicate that the grammatical subject of the verb is performing the action or causing the happening denoted by the verb
    active voice.
    • `The boy threw the ball' uses the active voice

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chino

  • noun trousers made with chino cloth
  • noun a coarse twilled cotton fabric frequently used for uniforms

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tinsel

  • noun a showy decoration that is basically valueless
    • all the tinsel of self-promotion
  • noun a thread with glittering metal foil attached

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dry

  • noun a reformer who opposes the use of intoxicating beverages
    prohibitionist.
  • verb remove the moisture from and make dry
    dry out.
    • dry clothes
    • dry hair

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loanword

  • noun a word borrowed from another language; e.g. `blitz' is a German word borrowed into modern English
    loan.

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elaborate

  • verb add details, as to an account or idea; clarify the meaning of and discourse in a learned way, usually in writing
    expound; lucubrate; dilate; expatiate; enlarge; exposit; flesh out; expand.
    • She elaborated on the main ideas in her dissertation
  • verb produce from basic elements or sources; change into a more developed product
    • The bee elaborates honey

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stannic_sulfide

  • noun a yellow pigment sometimes suspended in lacquer
    mosaic gold.

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cress_green

  • adjective satellite of a moderate yellow-green color that is greener and deeper than moss green and yellower and darker than pea green
    watercress; cresson.

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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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hungarian_lilac

  • noun central European upright shrub having elliptic leaves and upright clusters of lilac or deep violet flowers
    Syringa josikaea; Syringa josikea.

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olive-gray

  • adjective satellite of grey tinged with olive
    olive-grey.

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glittering

  • adjective satellite having brief brilliant points or flashes of light
    glittery; fulgid; glistering; scintillant; coruscant; sparkly; aglitter; glinting; scintillating.
    • bugle beads all aglitter
    • glinting eyes
    • glinting water
    • his glittering eyes were cold and malevolent
    • shop window full of glittering Christmas trees
    • glittery costume jewelry
    • scintillant mica
    • the scintillating stars
    • a dress with sparkly sequins
    • `glistering' is an archaic term
  • verb be shiny, as if wet
    shine; glint; glitter; glisten; gleam.
    • His eyes were glistening

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golden

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

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verdure

  • noun green foliage
    greenery.
  • noun the lush appearance of flourishing vegetation
    verdancy; greenness.

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campaign

  • noun a race between candidates for elective office
    run; political campaign.
    • I managed his campaign for governor
    • he is raising money for a Senate run
  • noun a series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end
    cause; drive; crusade; effort; movement.
    • he supported populist campaigns
    • they worked in the cause of world peace
    • the team was ready for a drive toward the pennant
    • the movement to end slavery
    • contributed to the war effort

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straw

  • noun plant fiber used e.g. for making baskets and hats or as fodder
  • noun material consisting of seed coverings and small pieces of stem or leaves that have been separated from the seeds
    stubble; chaff; husk; stalk; shuck.

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snuff

  • noun the charred portion of a candlewick
  • noun a pinch of smokeless tobacco inhaled at a single time

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off-white

  • noun a shade of white the color of bleached bones
    pearl; ivory; bone.
  • adjective satellite of something having a color tending toward white
    whitish.

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orangish

  • adjective satellite of the color between red and yellow; similar to the color of a ripe orange
    orange.

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remnant

  • noun a small part or portion that remains after the main part no longer exists
    leftover.
  • noun a piece of cloth that is left over after the rest has been used or sold
    oddment; remainder; end.

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ebony

  • noun a very dark black
    jet black; soot black; sable; coal black; pitch black.
  • noun hard dark-colored heartwood of the ebony tree; used in cabinetwork and for piano keys

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army

  • noun a permanent organization of the military land forces of a nation or state
    ground forces; regular army.
  • noun a large number of people united for some specific purpose

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grayish-green

  • adjective satellite of green tinged with grey
    gray-green; greyish-green; grey-green.

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remainder

  • noun something left after other parts have been taken away
    residue; residuum; residual; rest; balance.
    • there was no remainder
    • he threw away the rest
    • he took what he wanted and I got the balance
  • noun the part of the dividend that is left over when the dividend is not evenly divisible by the divisor

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century

  • noun a period of 100 years
  • noun ten 10s
    one C; 100; hundred; C.

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venetian_red

  • noun a shade of brown with a tinge of red
    mahogany; sepia; reddish brown; burnt sienna.

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chinchilla

  • noun the expensive silvery grey fur of the chinchilla
  • noun a thick twilled fabric of wool and cotton

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peach-colored

  • adjective satellite having the color of a ripe peach

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blue-gray

  • adjective satellite of grey tinged with blue
    bluish-gray; bluish-grey; blue-grey.

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syringa_josikaea

  • noun central European upright shrub having elliptic leaves and upright clusters of lilac or deep violet flowers
    Hungarian lilac; Syringa josikea.

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milk-white

  • adjective satellite of a white the color of fresh milk

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expeditionary

  • adjective satellite (used of military forces) designed for military operations abroad
    • the French expeditionary force in Indochina

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harris_tweed

  • noun a loosely woven tweed made in the Outer Hebrides

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lungi

  • noun a long piece of brightly colored cloth (cotton or silk) used as clothing (a skirt or loincloth or sash etc.) in India and Pakistan and Burma
    lungyi; longyi.

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tonsillitis

  • noun inflammation of the tonsils (especially the palatine tonsils)

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smut

  • noun a black colloidal substance consisting wholly or principally of amorphous carbon and used to make pigments and ink
    soot; crock; lampblack; carbon black.
  • noun destructive diseases of plants (especially cereal grasses) caused by fungi that produce black powdery masses of spores

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brownish-green

  • adjective satellite of green tinged with brown
    brown-green.

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hooker's_green

  • noun green pigment consisting of Prussian blue mixed with gamboge

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oxide

  • noun any compound of oxygen with another element or a radical

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brightly-colored

  • adjective satellite having a bright color
    brightly-coloured.

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henry

  • noun a unit of inductance in which an induced electromotive force of one volt is produced when the current is varied at the rate of one ampere per second
    H.
  • noun English chemist who studied the quantities of gas absorbed by water at different temperatures and under different pressures (1775-1836)
    William Henry.

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decorative

  • adjective satellite serving an esthetic rather than a useful purpose
    ornamental; cosmetic.
    • cosmetic fenders on cars
    • the buildings were utilitarian rather than decorative

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radiance

  • noun the amount of electromagnetic radiation leaving or arriving at a point on a surface
    glowing; glow.
  • noun the quality of being bright and sending out rays of light
    shine; effulgence; refulgency; refulgence; radiancy.

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refulgent

  • adjective satellite radiating or as if radiating light
    effulgent; radiant; beamy; beaming.
    • the beaming sun
    • the effulgent daffodils
    • a radiant sunrise
    • a refulgent sunset

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india

A country in Southern Asia; the two peninsulas of Hither and Farther India; in a restricted sense, Hither India, or Hindostan.

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honey

  • noun a sweet yellow liquid produced by bees
  • noun a beloved person; used as terms of endearment
    dear; dearest; love; beloved.

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ground_cloth

  • noun a waterproofed piece of cloth spread on the ground (as under a tent) to protect from moisture
    groundsheet.

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oxford-grey

  • adjective satellite of a dark shade of grey
    oxford-gray; dark-gray; dark-grey.

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lilac-colored

  • adjective satellite of a pale purple color
    lavender; lilac.

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cookery

  • noun the act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat
    preparation; cooking.
    • cooking can be a great art
    • people are needed who have experience in cookery
    • he left the preparation of meals to his wife

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alizarine

  • noun an orange-red crystalline compound used in making red pigments and in dyeing
    alizarin.

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radiancy

  • noun the quality of being bright and sending out rays of light
    shine; effulgence; radiance; refulgency; refulgence.

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end

  • noun either extremity of something that has length
    terminal.
    • the end of the pier
    • she knotted the end of the thread
    • they rode to the end of the line
    • the terminals of the anterior arches of the fornix
  • noun the point in time at which something ends
    ending.
    • the end of the year
    • the ending of warranty period

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turn

  • noun a circular segment of a curve
    twist; crook; bend.
    • a bend in the road
    • a crook in the path
  • noun the act of changing or reversing the direction of the course
    turning.
    • he took a turn to the right

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slaty-gray

  • adjective satellite of the color of slate or granite
    slate-grey; stone-gray; slate-gray; slatey; slaty; slaty-grey; stone-grey.
    • the slaty sky of dawn

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mousseline_de_sole

  • noun a gauze-like fabric of silk or rayon

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blackish

  • adjective satellite of something that is somewhat black
    • blackish clouds

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terrycloth

  • noun a pile fabric (usually cotton) with uncut loops on both sides; used to make bath towels and bath robes
    terry cloth; terry.

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beauty

  • noun the qualities that give pleasure to the senses
  • noun a very attractive or seductive looking woman
    sweetheart; peach; knockout; lulu; smasher; stunner; ravisher; mantrap; dish; looker.

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metal-colored

  • adjective satellite having a metallic color
    metallic-colored; metal-coloured; metallic-coloured.

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mesh

  • noun the number of openings per linear inch of a screen; measures size of particles
    • a 100 mesh screen
    • 100 mesh powdered cellulose
  • noun contact by fitting together
    engagement; meshing; interlocking.
    • the engagement of the clutch
    • the meshing of gears

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coloured

  • adjective having color or a certain color; sometimes used in combination
    colored; colorful.
    • colored crepe paper
    • the film was in color
    • amber-colored heads of grain
  • verb modify or bias
    color; colour.
    • His political ideas color his lectures

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attempt

  • noun earnest and conscientious activity intended to do or accomplish something
    try; effort; endeavor; endeavour.
    • made an effort to cover all the reading material
    • wished him luck in his endeavor
    • she gave it a good try
  • noun the act of attacking
    attack.
    • attacks on women increased last year
    • they made an attempt on his life

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splendid

  • adjective satellite having great beauty and splendor
    splendiferous; glorious; resplendent.
    • a glorious spring morning
    • a glorious sunset
    • splendid costumes
    • a kind of splendiferous native simplicity
  • adjective satellite very good; of the highest quality
    fantabulous; first-class; excellent.
    • made an excellent speech
    • the school has excellent teachers
    • a first-class mind

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carotenoid

  • noun any of a class of highly unsaturated yellow to red pigments occurring in plants and animals

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blue-white

  • adjective satellite of white tinged with blue
    bluish-white; cool-white.

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polychromic

  • adjective satellite having or exhibiting many colors
    polychromatic; polychrome.

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green

  • noun green color or pigment; resembling the color of growing grass
    viridity; greenness.
  • noun a piece of open land for recreational use in an urban area
    park; commons; common.
    • they went for a walk in the park

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scintillation

  • noun (physics) a flash of light that is produced in a phosphor when it absorbs a photon or ionizing particle
  • noun a rapid change in brightness; a brief spark or flash
    sparkling; twinkle.

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wine

  • noun fermented juice (of grapes especially)
    vino.
  • noun a red as dark as red wine
    wine-colored; wine-coloured.

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pinkeye

  • noun inflammation of the conjunctiva of the eye
    conjunctivitis.

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deck

  • noun any of various platforms built into a vessel
  • noun street name for a packet of illegal drugs

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hairnet

  • noun a small net that some women wear over their hair to keep it in place

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greyness

  • noun a neutral achromatic color midway between white and black
    grayness; gray; grey.

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piece_of_cloth

  • noun a separate part consisting of fabric
    piece of material.

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grey-brown

  • adjective satellite of brown tinged with grey
    greyish-brown; gray-brown; grayish-brown.

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avocado

  • noun a pear-shaped tropical fruit with green or blackish skin and rich yellowish pulp enclosing a single large seed
    alligator pear; avocado pear; aguacate.
  • noun tropical American tree bearing large pulpy green fruits
    Persea Americana; avocado tree.

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blackened

  • adjective satellite darkened by smoke
    • blackened rafters
  • verb make or become black
    melanize; black; blacken; melanise; nigrify.
    • The smoke blackened the ceiling
    • The ceiling blackened

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dimity

  • noun a strong cotton fabric with a raised pattern; used for bedcovers and curtains

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cardamine_rotundifolia

  • noun mat-forming perennial found in cold springs of the eastern United States
    American watercress; mountain watercress.

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brownish-red

  • adjective satellite of dark brownish to purplish red
    maroon.

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hopsacking

  • noun a loosely woven coarse fabric of cotton or linen; used in clothing
    hopsack.

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slate

  • noun (formerly) a writing tablet made of slate
  • noun thin layers of rock used for roofing
    slating.

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colourless

  • adjective lacking in variety and interest
    colorless.
    • a colorless and unimaginative person
    • a colorless description of the parade
  • adjective weak in color; not colorful
    colorless.

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slaty

  • adjective satellite of the color of slate or granite
    slate-grey; stone-gray; slaty-gray; slate-gray; slatey; slaty-grey; stone-grey.
    • the slaty sky of dawn

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velcro

  • verb fasten with Velcro
    • velcro the belt
  • noun nylon fabric used as a fastening

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pink-orange

  • adjective satellite of orange tinged with pink
    salmon; pinkish-orange.

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pinkish

  • adjective satellite of a light shade of red
    pink.

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silver

  • noun a soft white precious univalent metallic element having the highest electrical and thermal conductivity of any metal; occurs in argentite and in free form; used in coins and jewelry and tableware and photography
    atomic number 47; Ag.
  • noun coins made of silver

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decorator

  • noun a person who specializes in designing architectural interiors and their furnishings
    interior decorator; house decorator; designer; interior designer; room decorator.
  • noun someone who decorates
    ornamentalist.

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world_war_ii

  • noun a war between the Allies (Australia, Belgium, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Czechoslovakia, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Ethiopia, France, Greece, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, India, Iran, Iraq, Luxembourg, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Norway, Panama, Philippines, Poland, South Africa, United Kingdom, United States, USSR, Yugoslavia) and the Axis (Albania, Bulgaria, Finland, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Japan, Rumania, Slovakia, Thailand) from 1939 to 1945
    World War 2; Second World War.

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crock

  • noun a black colloidal substance consisting wholly or principally of amorphous carbon and used to make pigments and ink
    smut; soot; lampblack; carbon black.
  • noun nonsense; foolish talk
    • that's a crock

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brightness

  • noun the location of a visual perception along a continuum from black to white
  • noun intelligence as manifested in being quick and witty
    cleverness; smartness.

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blusher

  • noun yellowish edible agaric that usually turns red when touched
    blushing mushroom; Amanita rubescens.
  • noun makeup consisting of a pink or red powder applied to the cheeks
    paint; rouge.

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jade_green

  • noun a light green color varying from bluish green to yellowish green
    jade.

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multi-color

  • adjective satellite having sections or patches colored differently and usually brightly
    painted; multi-coloured; varicoloured; multicolour; varicolored; motley; pied; particolored; multicolored; multicoloured; multicolor; particoloured; piebald; multi-colored; multi-colour; calico.
    • a jester dressed in motley
    • the painted desert
    • a particolored dress
    • a piebald horse
    • pied daisies

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victory

  • noun a successful ending of a struggle or contest
    triumph.
    • a narrow victory
    • the general always gets credit for his army's victory
    • clinched a victory
    • convincing victory
    • the agreement was a triumph for common sense

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cashmere

  • noun a soft fabric made from the wool of the Cashmere goat
  • noun the wool of the Kashmir goat

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arrester

  • noun a restraint that slows airplanes as they land on the flight deck of an aircraft carrier
    arrester hook.

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encephalitis

  • noun inflammation of the brain usually caused by a virus; symptoms include headache and neck pain and drowsiness and nausea and fever (`phrenitis' is no longer in scientific use)
    phrenitis; cephalitis.

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bone

  • noun rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates
    os.
  • noun the porous calcified substance from which bones are made
    osseous tissue.

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vesiculitis

  • noun inflammation of a seminal vesicle (usually in conjunction with prostatitis)

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mahogany

  • noun wood of any of various mahogany trees; much used for cabinetwork and furniture
  • noun any of various tropical timber trees of the family Meliaceae especially the genus Swietinia valued for their hard yellowish- to reddish-brown wood that is readily worked and takes a high polish
    mahogany tree.

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steel_blue

  • noun a greyish blue color

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glinting

  • adjective satellite having brief brilliant points or flashes of light
    glittery; fulgid; glistering; scintillant; coruscant; sparkly; aglitter; scintillating; glittering.
    • bugle beads all aglitter
    • glinting eyes
    • glinting water
    • his glittering eyes were cold and malevolent
    • shop window full of glittering Christmas trees
    • glittery costume jewelry
    • scintillant mica
    • the scintillating stars
    • a dress with sparkly sequins
    • `glistering' is an archaic term
  • verb be shiny, as if wet
    shine; glint; glitter; glisten; gleam.
    • His eyes were glistening

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caustic

  • noun any chemical substance that burns or destroys living tissue
  • adjective satellite harsh or corrosive in tone
    blistering; acerbic; acrid; vitriolic; virulent; sulphurous; acerb; sulfurous; acid; bitter.
    • an acerbic tone piercing otherwise flowery prose
    • a barrage of acid comments
    • her acrid remarks make her many enemies
    • bitter words
    • blistering criticism
    • caustic jokes about political assassination, talk-show hosts and medical ethics
    • a sulfurous denunciation
    • a vitriolic critique

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oilcloth

  • noun cloth treated on one side with a drying oil or synthetic resin

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military_uniform

  • noun prescribed identifying uniform for soldiers

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whip

  • noun an instrument with a handle and a flexible lash that is used for whipping
  • noun a legislator appointed by the party to enforce discipline
    party whip.

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network

  • noun an interconnected system of things or people
    web.
    • he owned a network of shops
    • retirement meant dropping out of a whole network of people who had been part of my life
    • tangled in a web of cloth
  • noun (broadcasting) a communication system consisting of a group of broadcasting stations that all transmit the same programs
    • the networks compete to broadcast important sports events

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chukker

  • noun (polo) one of six divisions into which a polo match is divided
    chukka.

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sparkly

  • adjective satellite marked by high spirits or excitement
    effervescent; bubbling; scintillating; frothy.
    • his fertile effervescent mind
    • scintillating personality
    • a row of sparkly cheerleaders
  • adjective satellite having brief brilliant points or flashes of light
    glittery; fulgid; glistering; scintillant; coruscant; aglitter; glinting; scintillating; glittering.
    • bugle beads all aglitter
    • glinting eyes
    • glinting water
    • his glittering eyes were cold and malevolent
    • shop window full of glittering Christmas trees
    • glittery costume jewelry
    • scintillant mica
    • the scintillating stars
    • a dress with sparkly sequins
    • `glistering' is an archaic term

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phycobilin

  • noun water-soluble proteinaceous pigments found in red algae and cyanobacteria

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multicoloured

  • adjective satellite having sections or patches colored differently and usually brightly
    painted; multi-coloured; varicoloured; multicolour; varicolored; motley; pied; particolored; multi-color; multicolored; multicolor; particoloured; piebald; multi-colored; multi-colour; calico.
    • a jester dressed in motley
    • the painted desert
    • a particolored dress
    • a piebald horse
    • pied daisies

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brick_red

  • noun a bright reddish-brown color

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amethyst

  • noun a transparent purple variety of quartz; used as a gemstone
  • adjective satellite of a moderate purple color

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lacelike

  • adjective satellite made of or resembling lace
    lacy.
    • a lacy gown
    • a lacy leaf

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crepe_de_chine

  • noun a very thin crepe of silk or silklike fabric

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haemitin

  • noun a complex red organic pigment containing iron and other atoms to which oxygen binds
    hematin; haem; protoheme; heme.

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colorless

  • adjective lacking in variety and interest
    colourless.
    • a colorless and unimaginative person
    • a colorless description of the parade
  • adjective weak in color; not colorful
    colourless.

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sarcenet

  • noun a fine soft silk fabric often used for linings
    sarsenet.

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standard

  • noun a basis for comparison; a reference point against which other things can be evaluated
    measure; criterion; touchstone.
    • the schools comply with federal standards
    • they set the measure for all subsequent work
  • noun the ideal in terms of which something can be judged
    criterion.
    • they live by the standards of their community

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yellow_watercress

  • noun annual or biennial cress growing in damp places sometimes used in salads or as a potherb; troublesome weed in some localities
    marsh cress; Rorippa islandica.

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chamois_cloth

  • noun a piece of chamois used for washing windows or cars

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knit

  • noun a fabric made by knitting
  • noun a basic knitting stitch
    plain; plain stitch; knit stitch.

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fret

  • noun agitation resulting from active worry
    swither; sweat; stew; lather.
    • don't get in a stew
    • he's in a sweat about exams
  • noun a spot that has been worn away by abrasion or erosion
    worn spot.

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purple-flowered

  • adjective satellite having purple flowers

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shaggy

  • adjective satellite used of hair; thick and poorly groomed
    shaggy-haired; shaggy-coated; bushy.
    • bushy locks
    • a shaggy beard
  • adjective satellite having a very rough nap or covered with hanging shags
    shagged.
    • junipers with shagged trunks
    • shaggy rugs

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charcoal_grey

  • noun a very dark grey color
    charcoal; oxford grey; charcoal gray; oxford gray.

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satiny

  • adjective satellite having a smooth, gleaming surface reflecting light
    silken; silky; silklike; slick; sleek.
    • glossy auburn hair
    • satiny gardenia petals
    • sleek black fur
    • silken eyelashes
    • silky skin
    • a silklike fabric
    • slick seals and otters

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durable

  • adjective satellite existing for a long time
    long-lived; long-lasting; lasting.
    • hopes for a durable peace
    • a long-lasting friendship
  • adjective satellite capable of withstanding wear and tear and decay
    long-wearing.
    • durable denim jeans

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puce

  • noun a color varying from dark purplish brown to dark red

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shantung

  • noun a heavy silk fabric with a rough surface (or a cotton imitation)

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primary

  • noun a preliminary election where delegates or nominees are chosen
    primary election.
  • noun one of the main flight feathers projecting along the outer edge of a bird's wing
    primary feather; primary quill.

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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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chopper

  • noun a grounder that bounces high in the air
    chop.
  • noun informal terms for a human `tooth'
    pearly.

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red-brown

  • adjective satellite of brown tinged with red
    reddish-brown; mahogany-red.

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spondylitis

  • noun inflammation of a spinal joint; characterized by pain and stiffness

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greenish-white

  • adjective satellite of white flowers tinged with green
    green-white.

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service

  • noun work done by one person or group that benefits another
    • budget separately for goods and services
  • noun an act of help or assistance
    • he did them a service

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red-violet

  • adjective satellite of violet tinged with red
    reddish-violet.

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dark_blue

  • noun a dark shade of blue
    navy; navy blue.

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scarlet-pink

  • adjective satellite of pink tinged with scarlet

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chorditis

  • noun inflammation of the spermatic cord
  • noun inflammation of the vocal cords

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velvet-textured

  • adjective satellite smooth and soft to sight or hearing or touch or taste
    velvety; velvet.

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cheilitis

  • noun inflammation and cracking of the skin of the lips

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western

  • noun a sandwich made from a western omelet
    western sandwich.
  • noun a film about life in the western United States during the period of exploration and development
    horse opera.

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sulphur

  • noun an abundant tasteless odorless multivalent nonmetallic element; best known in yellow crystals; occurs in many sulphide and sulphate minerals and even in native form (especially in volcanic regions)
    sulfur; S; atomic number 16.
  • verb treat with sulphur in order to preserve
    sulfur.
    • These dried fruits are sulphured

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brushed

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

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upholstery

  • noun covering (padding and springs and webbing and fabric) on a piece of furniture
  • noun the craft of upholstering

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second

  • noun 1/60 of a minute; the basic unit of time adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites
    sec; s.
  • noun an indefinitely short time
    moment; bit; mo; minute.
    • wait just a moment
    • in a mo
    • it only takes a minute
    • in just a bit

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preparation

  • noun the activity of putting or setting in order in advance of some act or purpose
    readying.
    • preparations for the ceremony had begun
  • noun a substance prepared according to a formula
    formulation.
    • the physician prescribed a commercial preparation of the medicine

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flame

  • noun the process of combustion of inflammable materials producing heat and light and (often) smoke
    fire; flaming.
    • fire was one of our ancestors' first discoveries
  • verb shine with a sudden light
    flare.
    • The night sky flared with the massive bombardment

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iron

  • noun a heavy ductile magnetic metallic element; is silver-white in pure form but readily rusts; used in construction and tools and armament; plays a role in the transport of oxygen by the blood
    atomic number 26; Fe.
  • noun a golf club that has a relatively narrow metal head

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yellow-white

  • adjective satellite of a white tinged with yellow
    yellowish-white.

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pea_green

  • noun a shade of green tinged with yellow
    yellow green; chartreuse; yellowish green; Paris green.

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rag

  • noun a small piece of cloth or paper
    tatter; shred; tag; tag end.
  • noun a week at British universities during which side-shows and processions of floats are organized to raise money for charities
    rag week.

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violet-colored

  • adjective satellite having a violet color
    violet-coloured; violet-flowered.

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fashion

  • noun how something is done or how it happens
    style; manner; way; mode.
    • her dignified manner
    • his rapid manner of talking
    • their nomadic mode of existence
    • in the characteristic New York style
    • a lonely way of life
    • in an abrasive fashion
  • noun characteristic or habitual practice

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camlet

  • noun a garment made of camlet fabric
  • noun a fabric of Asian origin; originally made of silk and camel's hair

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ginger

  • noun perennial plants having thick branching aromatic rhizomes and leafy reedlike stems
  • noun dried ground gingerroot
    powdered ginger.

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raw

  • noun informal terms for nakedness
    birthday suit; altogether.
    • in the raw
    • in the altogether
    • in his birthday suit
  • adjective satellite (used especially of commodities) being unprocessed or manufactured using only simple or minimal processes
    natural; rude.
    • natural yogurt
    • natural produce
    • raw wool
    • raw sugar
    • bales of rude cotton

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twilled

  • adjective satellite of textiles; having parallel raised lines
    corded.
  • verb weave diagonal lines into (textiles)
    twill.

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snow

  • noun precipitation falling from clouds in the form of ice crystals
    snowfall.
  • noun a layer of snowflakes (white crystals of frozen water) covering the ground

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metallic

  • noun a fabric made of a yarn that is partly or entirely of metal
  • noun a yarn made partly or entirely of metal

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opalescence

  • noun the visual property of something having a milky brightness and a play of colors from the surface
    iridescence.

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green-white

  • adjective satellite of white flowers tinged with green
    greenish-white.

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fibromyositis

  • noun local inflammation of muscle and connective tissue

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nubbly

  • adjective satellite of textiles; having a rough surface
    nubby; tweedy; homespun; slubbed.
    • a sweater knitted of nubbly homespun yarns

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foliate

  • verb hammer into thin flat foils
    • foliate metal
  • verb decorate with leaves

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letter

  • noun a written message addressed to a person or organization
    missive.
    • mailed an indignant letter to the editor
  • noun the conventional characters of the alphabet used to represent speech
    alphabetic character; letter of the alphabet.
    • his grandmother taught him his letters

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multi-colour

  • adjective satellite having sections or patches colored differently and usually brightly
    painted; multi-coloured; varicoloured; multicolour; varicolored; motley; pied; particolored; multi-color; multicolored; multicoloured; multicolor; particoloured; piebald; multi-colored; calico.
    • a jester dressed in motley
    • the painted desert
    • a particolored dress
    • a piebald horse
    • pied daisies

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watercress

  • noun any of several water-loving cresses
  • noun cresses that grow in clear ponds and streams

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pearly-white

  • adjective satellite of a white the color of pearls
    pearly.

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raw_sienna

  • noun a medium to dark tan color
    yellowish brown; caramel brown; caramel; buff.
  • noun a yellowish-brown pigment made from untreated sienna

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cinnamon_colored

  • adjective satellite having the color of cinnamon
    cinnamon-colored; cinnamon-coloured; cinnamon coloured.

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greyish-green

  • adjective satellite of green tinged with grey
    grayish-green; gray-green; grey-green.

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splint

  • noun a thin sliver of wood
    • he lit the fire with a burning splint
  • noun an orthopedic mechanical device used to immobilize and protect a part of the body (as a broken leg)

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metal

  • noun any of several chemical elements that are usually shiny solids that conduct heat or electricity and can be formed into sheets etc.
    metallic element.
  • noun a mixture containing two or more metallic elements or metallic and nonmetallic elements usually fused together or dissolving into each other when molten
    alloy.
    • brass is an alloy of zinc and copper

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chrome_red

  • noun a red pigment used in paints; basic lead chromate

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slaughterous

  • adjective satellite accompanied by bloodshed
    gory; sanguineous; sanguinary; butcherly.
    • this bitter and sanguinary war

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camo

  • noun fabric dyed with splotches of green and brown and black and tan; intended to make the wearer of a garment made of this fabric hard to distinguish from the background
    camouflage.

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lavender-tinged

  • adjective satellite of something tinged with lavender

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orange_yellow

  • noun a shade of yellow tinged with orange
    saffron.

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spangle

  • noun adornment consisting of a small piece of shiny material used to decorate clothing
    diamante; sequin.
  • verb glitter as if covered with spangles

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sage

  • noun a mentor in spiritual and philosophical topics who is renowned for profound wisdom
  • noun aromatic fresh or dried grey-green leaves used widely as seasoning for meats and fowl and game etc

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brilliance

  • noun a light within the field of vision that is brighter than the brightness to which the eyes are adapted
    glare; blaze.
    • a glare of sunlight
  • noun the quality of being magnificent or splendid or grand
    grandness; splendour; magnificence; grandeur; splendor.
    • for magnificence and personal service there is the Queen's hotel
    • his `Hamlet' lacks the brilliance that one expects
    • it is the university that gives the scene its stately splendor
    • an imaginative mix of old-fashioned grandeur and colorful art
    • advertisers capitalize on the grandness and elegance it brings to their products

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padded

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

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brilliancy

  • noun a quality that outshines the usual
    splendour; lustre; splendor; luster.

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towelling

  • noun any of various fabrics (linen or cotton) used to make towels
    toweling.
  • verb wipe with a towel
    towel.
    • towel your hair dry

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earth

  • noun the 3rd planet from the sun; the planet we live on
    globe; world.
    • the Earth moves around the sun
    • he sailed around the world
  • noun the loose soft material that makes up a large part of the land surface
    ground.
    • they dug into the earth outside the church

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deep_red

  • noun a deep and vivid red color
    crimson; ruby.

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bluing

  • noun used to whiten laundry or hair or give it a bluish tinge
    blue; blueing.
  • noun a process that makes something blue (or bluish)
    blueing.

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photographic

  • adjective relating to photography or obtained by using photography
    • photographic equipment
  • adjective satellite representing people or nature with the exactness and fidelity of a photograph

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greenish_blue

  • noun a shade of blue tinged with green
    turquoise; aqua; aquamarine; cobalt blue; peacock blue.

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alizarin

  • noun an orange-red crystalline compound used in making red pigments and in dyeing
    alizarine.

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coryza

  • noun an inflammation of the mucous membrane lining the nose (usually associated with nasal discharge)
    rhinitis.

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screening

  • noun the display of a motion picture
    viewing; showing.
  • noun fabric of metal or plastic mesh

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color_property

  • noun an attribute of color

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pastel-colored

  • adjective satellite having pale delicate colors

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olive-coloured

  • adjective satellite having the color of green olives
    olive-colored.

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mixture

  • noun (chemistry) a substance consisting of two or more substances mixed together (not in fixed proportions and not with chemical bonding)
  • noun any foodstuff made by combining different ingredients
    concoction; intermixture.
    • he volunteered to taste her latest concoction
    • he drank a mixture of beer and lemonade

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yellow_green

  • noun a shade of green tinged with yellow
    pea green; chartreuse; yellowish green; Paris green.

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colorful

  • adjective having striking color
    colourful.
    • colorful autumn leaves
  • adjective striking in variety and interest
    colourful.
    • a colorful period of history
    • a colorful character
    • colorful language

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wide

  • adjective having great (or a certain) extent from one side to the other
    broad.
    • wide roads
    • a wide necktie
    • wide margins
    • three feet wide
    • a river two miles broad
    • broad shoulders
    • a broad river
  • adjective satellite broad in scope or content
    across-the-board; broad; blanket; all-encompassing; encompassing; all-inclusive; all-embracing; extensive; panoptic.
    • across-the-board pay increases
    • an all-embracing definition
    • blanket sanctions against human-rights violators
    • an invention with broad applications
    • a panoptic study of Soviet nationality"- T.G.Winner
    • granted him wide powers

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faille

  • noun a ribbed woven fabric of silk or rayon or cotton

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tammy

  • noun plain-woven (often glazed) fabric of wool or wool and cotton used especially formerly for linings and garments and curtains
  • noun a woolen cap of Scottish origin
    tam; tam-o'-shanter.

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ash-grey

  • adjective satellite of a light grey
    ash-gray; ashy.

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buff-colored

  • adjective satellite having a buff color
    buff-coloured.

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covering

  • noun a natural object that covers or envelops
    cover; natural covering.
    • under a covering of dust
    • the fox was flushed from its cover
  • noun an artifact that covers something else (usually to protect or shelter or conceal it)

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beady

  • adjective satellite small and round and shiny like a shiny bead or button
    buttony; beadlike; buttonlike.
    • bright beady eyes
    • black buttony eyes
  • adjective satellite covered with beads or jewels or sequins
    gemmed; spangled; jewelled; sequined; spangly; jeweled.

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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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bag

  • noun a flexible container with a single opening
    • he stuffed his laundry into a large bag
  • noun the quantity of game taken in a particular period (usually by one person)
    • his bag included two deer

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troop

  • noun a group of soldiers
  • noun a cavalry unit corresponding to an infantry company

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wirework

  • noun mesh netting made of wires
    grillwork.

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peshawar

  • noun city in northern Pakistan at the eastern end of the Khyber Pass

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yellowish_green

  • noun a shade of green tinged with yellow
    yellow green; pea green; chartreuse; Paris green.

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copper_colored

  • adjective satellite of something having the color of copper
    coppery.

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bunting

  • noun a loosely woven fabric used for flags, etc.
  • noun any of numerous seed-eating songbirds of Europe or North America

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pastel

  • noun any of various pale or light colors
  • adjective satellite lacking in body or vigor
    • faded pastel charms of the naive music

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jet-black

  • adjective satellite of the blackest black; similar to the color of jet or coal
    coal-black; sooty; jet; pitchy.

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dungaree

  • noun a coarse durable twill-weave cotton fabric
    denim; jean.

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stockinette

  • noun knit used especially for infants' wear and undergarments
    stockinet.

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sail

  • noun a large piece of fabric (usually canvas fabric) by means of which wind is used to propel a sailing vessel
    canvass; canvas; sheet.
  • noun an ocean trip taken for pleasure
    cruise.

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effulgence

  • noun the quality of being bright and sending out rays of light
    shine; radiance; refulgency; refulgence; radiancy.

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multicolour

  • adjective satellite having sections or patches colored differently and usually brightly
    painted; multi-coloured; varicoloured; varicolored; motley; pied; particolored; multi-color; multicolored; multicoloured; multicolor; particoloured; piebald; multi-colored; multi-colour; calico.
    • a jester dressed in motley
    • the painted desert
    • a particolored dress
    • a piebald horse
    • pied daisies

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vandyke_brown

  • noun a moderate brown color

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twinkling

  • noun a very short time (as the time it takes the eye to blink or the heart to beat)
    instant; wink; blink of an eye; flash; New York minute; jiffy; heartbeat; split second; trice.
    • if I had the chance I'd do it in a flash
  • verb gleam or glow intermittently
    wink; winkle; flash; twinkle; blink.
    • The lights were flashing

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coral-red

  • adjective satellite of red tinged with coral

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wear

  • noun impairment resulting from long use
    • the tires showed uneven wear
  • noun a covering designed to be worn on a person's body
    habiliment; vesture; clothing; wearable; article of clothing.

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carbon

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

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horsehair

  • noun hair taken from the mane or tail of a horse
  • noun a fabric made from fibers taken from the mane or tail of horses; used for upholstery

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faced

  • adjective having a face or facing especially of a specified kind or number; often used in combination
    • a neatly faced terrace
  • verb deal with (something unpleasant) head on
    confront; face up; face.
    • You must confront your problems
    • He faced the terrible consequences of his mistakes

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ink-black

  • adjective satellite of the color of black ink
    inky; inky-black.

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basket_weave

  • noun a cloth woven of two or more threads interlaced to suggest the weave of a basket

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cherry

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

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smart_as_a_whip

  • adjective satellite having or marked by unusual and impressive intelligence
    brilliant; brainy.
    • some men dislike brainy women
    • a brilliant mind
    • a brilliant solution to the problem

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tinge

  • noun a slight but appreciable amount
    jot; speck; hint; pinch; soupcon; touch; mite.
    • this dish could use a touch of garlic
  • noun a pale or subdued color
    undertone.

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laryngitis

  • noun inflammation of the mucous membrane of the larynx; characterized by hoarseness or loss of voice and coughing

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and

A particle which expresses the relation of connection or addition. It is used to conjoin a word with a word, a clause with a clause, or a sentence with a sentence. (a) It is sometimes used emphatically; as, "there are women and women," that is, two very different sorts of women. (b) By a rhetorical figure, notions, one of which is modificatory of the other, are connected by and; as, "the tediousness and process of my travel," that is, the tedious process, etc.; "thy fair and outward character," that is, thy outwardly fair character, Schmidt's Shak. Lex.

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tone

  • noun the quality of a person's voice
    tone of voice.
    • he began in a conversational tone
    • he spoke in a nervous tone of voice
  • noun (linguistics) a pitch or change in pitch of the voice that serves to distinguish words in tonal languages
    • the Beijing dialect uses four tones

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matte

  • noun a mixture of sulfides that forms when sulfide metal ores are smelted
  • noun the property of having little or no contrast; lacking highlights or gloss
    matt; mat; lusterlessness; lustrelessness; flatness.

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gleaming

  • noun a flash of light (especially reflected light)
    gleam; glimmer.
  • noun an appearance of reflected light
    gleam; lambency; glow.

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watercolour

  • noun water-soluble pigment
    watercolor; water-color; water-colour.
  • noun a water-base paint (with water-soluble pigments); used by artists
    watercolor; water-color; water-colour.

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organza

  • noun a fabric made of silk or a silklike fabric that resembles organdy

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tint

  • noun a quality of a given color that differs slightly from another color
    tone; tincture; shade.
    • after several trials he mixed the shade of pink that she wanted
  • verb color lightly
    touch; tinct; tinge.
    • her greying hair was tinged blond
    • the leaves were tinged red in November

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chrome

  • noun another word for chromium when it is used in dyes or pigments
  • verb plate with chromium
    chromium-plate.
    • chrome bathroom fixtures

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orange-brown

  • adjective satellite of brown tinged with orange

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chroma

  • noun chromatic purity: freedom from dilution with white and hence vivid in hue
    vividness; saturation; intensity.

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yellowish-gray

  • adjective satellite of grey tinged with yellow
    yellow-grey; yellowish-grey; yellow-gray.

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mushroom

  • noun common name for an edible agaric (contrasting with the inedible toadstool)
  • noun mushrooms and related fleshy fungi (including toadstools, puffballs, morels, coral fungi, etc.)

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food_colour

  • noun a digestible substance used to give color to food
    food coloring; food colouring; coloring; colouring; food color.
    • food color made from vegetable dyes

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skin_colour

  • noun the coloring of a person's face
    complexion; skin color.

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fleecy

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

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rosaceous

  • adjective of or pertaining to or characteristic of plants of the family Rosaceae
  • adjective satellite of something having a dusty purplish pink color
    roseate; rose.
    • the roseate glow of dawn

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cretonne

  • noun an unglazed heavy fabric; brightly printed; used for slipcovers and draperies

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red-orange

  • adjective satellite of orange tinged with red
    flame-orange; reddish-orange.

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reddish

  • adjective satellite of a color at the end of the color spectrum (next to orange); resembling the color of blood or cherries or tomatoes or rubies
    scarlet; cherry; crimson; blood-red; cerise; cherry-red; carmine; ruby-red; ruby; red; ruddy.

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blue-green

  • adjective satellite of a bluish shade of green
    bluish green; teal; cyan.

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grayish-brown

  • adjective satellite of brown tinged with grey
    grey-brown; greyish-brown; gray-brown.

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dithered_colour

  • noun a color produced by a pattern of differently colored dots that together simulate the desired color
    nonsolid color; dithered color; nonsolid colour.

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property

  • noun something owned; any tangible or intangible possession that is owned by someone;
    belongings; holding.
    • that hat is my property
    • he is a man of property
  • noun a basic or essential attribute shared by all members of a class
    • a study of the physical properties of atomic particles

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snuff-brown

  • adjective satellite snuff colored; of a greyish to yellowish brown
    snuff; chukker-brown; mummy-brown.

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creamy-yellow

  • adjective satellite yellow with a creamy tinge

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shin_splints

  • noun painful inflammation of the muscles around the shins; frequent among runners

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ii

  • noun the cardinal number that is the sum of one and one or a numeral representing this number
    deuce; 2; two.
  • adjective satellite being one more than one
    2; two.
    • he received two messages

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splendour

  • noun a quality that outshines the usual
    lustre; brilliancy; splendor; luster.
  • noun the quality of being magnificent or splendid or grand
    grandness; brilliance; magnificence; grandeur; splendor.
    • for magnificence and personal service there is the Queen's hotel
    • his `Hamlet' lacks the brilliance that one expects
    • it is the university that gives the scene its stately splendor
    • an imaginative mix of old-fashioned grandeur and colorful art
    • advertisers capitalize on the grandness and elegance it brings to their products

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mouse

  • noun any of numerous small rodents typically resembling diminutive rats having pointed snouts and small ears on elongated bodies with slender usually hairless tails
  • noun a swollen bruise caused by a blow to the eye
    black eye; shiner.

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bluish-violet

  • adjective satellite of violet tinted with blue
    blue-violet.

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woollen

  • noun a fabric made from the hair of sheep
    woolen; wool.
  • adjective of or related to or made of wool
    woolen.
    • a woolen sweater

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royal_purple

  • noun a shade of purple tinged with red
    reddish purple.

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carnation

  • noun Eurasian plant with pink to purple-red spice-scented usually double flowers; widely cultivated in many varieties and many colors
    Dianthus caryophyllus; gillyflower; clove pink.
  • noun a pink or reddish-pink color

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trichromatic

  • adjective satellite having or involving three colors
    tricolor; trichrome.
    • trichromatic vision
    • a trichromatic printing process
    • trichromatic staining is the staining of tissue samples differentially in three colors
    • tricolor plumage
    • a tricolor process in photography

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olive-drab

  • adjective satellite of a light brownish green color
    drab.

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imitation_leather

  • noun fabric made to look like leather
    leatherette.

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pinstripe

  • noun a suit made from a fabric with very thin stripes
  • noun a fabric with very thin stripes

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hang

  • noun a special way of doing something
    knack; bent.
    • he had a bent for it
    • he had a special knack for getting into trouble
    • he couldn't get the hang of it
  • noun the way a garment hangs
    • he adjusted the hang of his coat

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greenish-gray

  • adjective satellite of grey tinged with green
    greenish-grey.

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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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aertex

  • noun a trademark for a loosely woven cotton fabric that is used to make shirts and underwear

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discoloration

  • noun a soiled or discolored appearance
    discolouration; stain.
    • the wine left a dark stain
  • noun the act of changing the natural color of something by making it duller or dingier or unnatural or faded
    discolouration.

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purple-black

  • adjective satellite of black tinged with purple
    purplish-black.

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purplish-lilac

  • adjective satellite of lavender tinged with purple
    purple-lilac.

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drip

  • noun flowing in drops; the formation and falling of drops of liquid
    trickle; dribble.
    • there's a drip through the roof
  • noun the sound of a liquid falling drop by drop
    dripping.
    • the constant sound of dripping irritated him

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pinkish-lavender

  • adjective satellite of lavender tinged with pink
    pink-lavender.

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copper_color

  • noun a reddish-brown color resembling the color of polished copper
    copper.

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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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sarsenet

  • noun a fine soft silk fabric often used for linings
    sarcenet.

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orange-colored

  • adjective satellite having the color of ripe oranges
    orange-coloured; orange-hued.

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indigo

  • noun a blue dye obtained from plants or made synthetically
    anil; indigotin.
  • noun deciduous subshrub of southeastern Asia having pinnate leaves and clusters of red or purple flowers; a source of indigo dye
    indigo plant; Indigofera tinctoria.

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sea_green

  • noun the property of a moderate green color resembling the waters of the sea

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sheeny

  • noun (ethnic slur) offensive term for a Jew
    kike; hymie; yid.
  • adjective satellite reflecting light
    lustrous; glistening; glossy; shiny; shining.
    • glistening bodies of swimmers
    • the horse's glossy coat
    • lustrous auburn hair
    • saw the moon like a shiny dime on a deep blue velvet carpet
    • shining white enamel

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canton_flannel

  • noun a stout cotton fabric with nap on only one side
    cotton flannel.

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reddish_brown

  • noun a shade of brown with a tinge of red
    Venetian red; mahogany; sepia; burnt sienna.

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buttonlike

  • adjective satellite small and round and shiny like a shiny bead or button
    beady; buttony; beadlike.
    • bright beady eyes
    • black buttony eyes

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royal

  • noun a sail set next above the topgallant on a royal mast
  • noun stag with antlers of 12 or more branches
    royal stag.

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cephalitis

  • noun inflammation of the brain usually caused by a virus; symptoms include headache and neck pain and drowsiness and nausea and fever (`phrenitis' is no longer in scientific use)
    phrenitis; encephalitis.

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chartreuse

  • noun a shade of green tinged with yellow
    yellow green; pea green; yellowish green; Paris green.
  • noun aromatic green or yellow liqueur flavored with orange peel and hyssop and peppermint oils; made at monastery near Grenoble, France

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duffel

  • noun a large cylindrical bag of heavy cloth; for carrying personal belongings
    duffle bag; duffle; duffel bag.
  • noun a coarse heavy woolen fabric
    duffle.

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food_coloring

  • noun a digestible substance used to give color to food
    food colouring; food colour; coloring; colouring; food color.
    • food color made from vegetable dyes

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save

  • noun (sports) the act of preventing the opposition from scoring
    • the goalie made a brilliant save
    • the relief pitcher got credit for a save
  • verb save from ruin, destruction, or harm
    relieve; salvage; salve.

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rosy-cheeked

  • adjective satellite having the pinkish flush of health
    flushed; rose-cheeked; rosy.

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turquoise

  • noun a blue to grey green mineral consisting of copper aluminum phosphate
    • blue turquoise is valued as a gemstone
  • noun a shade of blue tinged with green
    aqua; greenish blue; aquamarine; cobalt blue; peacock blue.

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organdie

  • noun a sheer stiff muslin
    organdy.

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drop_cloth

  • noun a curtain that can be lowered and raised onto a stage from the flies; often used as background scenery
    drop; drop curtain.
  • noun a large piece of cloth laid over the floor or furniture while a room is being painted

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rubicund

  • adjective satellite inclined to a healthy reddish color often associated with outdoor life
    florid; sanguine; ruddy.
    • a ruddy complexion
    • Santa's rubicund cheeks
    • a fresh and sanguine complexion

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effulgent

  • adjective satellite radiating or as if radiating light
    radiant; beamy; beaming; refulgent.
    • the beaming sun
    • the effulgent daffodils
    • a radiant sunrise
    • a refulgent sunset

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camel

  • noun cud-chewing mammal used as a draft or saddle animal in desert regions

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tincture

  • noun a substances that colors metals
  • noun an indication that something has been present
    vestige; shadow; trace.
    • there wasn't a trace of evidence for the claim
    • a tincture of condescension

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burnt

  • adjective satellite ruined by overcooking
    burned.
    • she served us underdone bacon and burnt biscuits
  • verb destroy by fire
    fire; burn; burn down.
    • They burned the house and his diaries

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ceruse

  • noun a poisonous white pigment that contains lead
    lead carbonate; white lead.

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brown-gray

  • adjective satellite of grey tinged with brown
    brownish-grey; brownish-gray; brown-grey.

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rose-mauve

  • adjective satellite of mauve tinged with rose

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bright_blue

  • adjective satellite of a deep somewhat purplish blue color similar to that of a clear October sky
    azure; sky-blue; cerulean.
    • October's bright blue weather

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splendor

  • noun a quality that outshines the usual
    splendour; lustre; brilliancy; luster.
  • noun the quality of being magnificent or splendid or grand
    grandness; brilliance; splendour; magnificence; grandeur.
    • for magnificence and personal service there is the Queen's hotel
    • his `Hamlet' lacks the brilliance that one expects
    • it is the university that gives the scene its stately splendor
    • an imaginative mix of old-fashioned grandeur and colorful art
    • advertisers capitalize on the grandness and elegance it brings to their products

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diaphanous

  • adjective satellite so thin as to transmit light
    gauze-like; sheer; vaporous; see-through; gossamer; cobwebby; vapourous; filmy; transparent; gauzy.
    • a hat with a diaphanous veil
    • filmy wings of a moth
    • gauzy clouds of dandelion down
    • gossamer cobwebs
    • sheer silk stockings
    • transparent chiffon
    • vaporous silks

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battlefield

  • noun a region where a battle is being (or has been) fought
    battleground; field; field of battle; field of honor.
    • they made a tour of Civil War battlefields

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old

  • noun past times (especially in the phrase `in days of old')
  • adjective (used especially of persons) having lived for a relatively long time or attained a specific age
    • his mother is very old
    • a ripe old age
    • how old are you?

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ninon

  • noun a fine strong sheer silky fabric made of silk or rayon or nylon

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gauze_bandage

  • noun (medicine) bleached cotton cloth of plain weave used for bandages and dressings
    gauze.

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straw-coloured

  • adjective satellite having the color of dry straw
    straw-colored.

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rhinitis

  • noun an inflammation of the mucous membrane lining the nose (usually associated with nasal discharge)
    coryza.

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captive

  • noun a person who is confined; especially a prisoner of war
    prisoner.
  • noun an animal that is confined

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ultramarine_blue

  • noun blue pigment made of powdered lapis lazuli
    ultramarine.

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election

  • noun a vote to select the winner of a position or political office
    • the results of the election will be announced tonight
  • noun the act of selecting someone or something; the exercise of deliberate choice
    • her election of medicine as a profession

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xanthous

  • adjective satellite of the color intermediate between green and orange in the color spectrum; of something resembling the color of an egg yolk
    yellowish; yellow.

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reddish-violet

  • adjective satellite of violet tinged with red
    red-violet.

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purple

  • noun a purple color or pigment
    purpleness.
  • noun of imperial status
    • he was born to the purple

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himalayan_lilac

  • noun robust upright shrub of mountains of northern India having oblong-elliptic leaves and pale lilac or white malodorous flowers
    Syringa emodi.

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etamin

  • noun a soft cotton or worsted fabric with an open mesh; used for curtains or clothing etc.
    etamine.

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landscape

  • noun an expanse of scenery that can be seen in a single view
  • noun painting depicting an expanse of natural scenery

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lahore

  • noun city in northeast Pakistan

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reddish-grey

  • adjective satellite of grey tinged with red
    red-grey; reddish-gray; red-gray.

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cord

  • noun a line made of twisted fibers or threads
    • the bundle was tied with a cord
  • noun a unit of amount of wood cut for burning; 128 cubic feet

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khaki

  • noun a sturdy twilled cloth of a yellowish brown color used especially for military uniforms
  • adjective satellite of a yellowish brown color

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bole

  • noun a soft oily clay used as a pigment (especially a reddish brown pigment)
  • noun the main stem of a tree; usually covered with bark; the bole is usually the part that is commercially useful for lumber
    tree trunk; trunk.

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bottle-green

  • adjective satellite of a dark to moderate greyish green color

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damask

  • noun a table linen made from linen with a damask pattern
  • noun a fabric of linen or cotton or silk or wool with a reversible pattern woven into it

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pitchy

  • adjective satellite of the blackest black; similar to the color of jet or coal
    coal-black; jet-black; sooty; jet.
  • adjective satellite having the characteristics of pitch or tar
    tarry; resiny; resinous.

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burn

  • noun pain that feels hot as if it were on fire
    burning.
  • noun a browning of the skin resulting from exposure to the rays of the sun
    sunburn; tan; suntan.

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corp

  • noun a business firm whose articles of incorporation have been approved in some state
    corporation.

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tricot

  • noun a knitted fabric or one resembling knitting

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coral

  • noun a variable color averaging a deep pink
  • noun the hard stony skeleton of a Mediterranean coral that has a delicate red or pink color and is used for jewelry
    precious coral; red coral.

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retinene

  • noun either of two yellow to red retinal pigments formed from rhodopsin by the action of light
    retinal.

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tawny-coloured

  • adjective satellite having a tawny color
    tawny-colored.

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azure

  • noun a light shade of blue
    sky-blue; lazuline; sapphire; cerulean.
  • verb color azure
    • Morning azured the village

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purplish-white

  • adjective satellite of white tinged with purple
    purple-white.

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gauze

  • noun (medicine) bleached cotton cloth of plain weave used for bandages and dressings
    gauze bandage.
  • noun a net of transparent fabric with a loose open weave
    netting; veiling.

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stockinet

  • noun knit used especially for infants' wear and undergarments
    stockinette.

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mocha

  • noun soft suede glove leather from goatskin
  • noun a flavoring made from coffee mixed with chocolate

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down

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

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gauzy

  • adjective satellite so thin as to transmit light
    gauze-like; sheer; vaporous; see-through; gossamer; cobwebby; vapourous; filmy; diaphanous; transparent.
    • a hat with a diaphanous veil
    • filmy wings of a moth
    • gauzy clouds of dandelion down
    • gossamer cobwebs
    • sheer silk stockings
    • transparent chiffon
    • vaporous silks

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ruddiness

  • noun a healthy reddish complexion
    rosiness.

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brocade

  • noun thick heavy expensive material with a raised pattern
  • verb weave a design into (textiles)

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fabric

  • noun artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers
    textile; cloth; material.
    • the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent
    • woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC
    • she measured off enough material for a dress
  • noun the underlying structure
    framework.
    • providing a factual framework for future research
    • it is part of the fabric of society

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picture_taking

  • noun the act of taking and printing photographs
    photography.

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payne's_gray

  • noun any pigment that produces a greyish to dark greyish blue
    Payne's grey.

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greenish-brown

  • adjective satellite of brown tinged with green

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war

  • noun the waging of armed conflict against an enemy
    warfare.
    • thousands of people were killed in the war
  • noun a legal state created by a declaration of war and ended by official declaration during which the international rules of war apply
    state of war.
    • war was declared in November but actual fighting did not begin until the following spring

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olive_drab

  • noun a dull greyish to yellowish or light olive brown
    drab.
  • noun military uniform of the United States Army; made from cloth of a dull olive color
    olive-drab uniform.

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lurid

  • adjective satellite horrible in fierceness or savagery
    • lurid crimes
    • a lurid life
  • adjective satellite glaringly vivid and graphic; marked by sensationalism
    shocking.
    • lurid details of the accident

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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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snowy

  • adjective satellite marked by the presence of snow
    white.
    • a white Christmas
    • the white hills of a northern winter
  • adjective satellite covered with snow
    snow-clad; snow-covered.
    • snow-clad hills
    • snow-covered roads
    • a long snowy winter

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sailcloth

  • noun a strong fabric (such as cotton canvas) used for making sails and tents

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diaper

  • noun garment consisting of a folded cloth drawn up between the legs and fastened at the waist; worn by infants to catch excrement
    napkin; nappy.
  • noun a fabric (usually cotton or linen) with a distinctive woven pattern of small repeated figures

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sulphur-yellow

  • adjective satellite of something having the yellow color of sulfur
    sulfur-yellow.

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dark-grey

  • adjective satellite of a dark shade of grey
    oxford-grey; oxford-gray; dark-gray.

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cotton_flannel

  • noun a stout cotton fabric with nap on only one side
    Canton flannel.

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sponge

  • noun a porous mass of interlacing fibers that forms the internal skeleton of various marine animals and usable to absorb water or any porous rubber or cellulose product similarly used
  • noun someone able to acquire new knowledge and skills rapidly and easily
    quick study.
    • she soaks up foreign languages like a sponge

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gilding

  • noun a coating of gold or of something that looks like gold
    gilt.
  • verb decorate with, or as if with, gold leaf or liquid gold
    gild; engild; begild.

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rejuvenation

  • noun the phenomenon of vitality and freshness being restored
    greening.
    • the annual rejuvenation of the landscape
  • noun the act of restoring to a more youthful condition

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sapphire

  • noun a precious transparent stone of rich blue corundum valued as a gemstone
  • noun a transparent piece of sapphire that has been cut and polished and is valued as a precious gem

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silver_grey

  • noun a light shade of grey
    silver gray; ash grey; silver; ash gray.

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trim

  • noun a state of arrangement or appearance
    trimness.
    • in good trim
  • noun a decoration or adornment on a garment
    passementerie; trimming.
    • the trimming on a hat
    • the trim on a shirt

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brightly

  • adverb with brightness
    bright; brilliantly.
    • the stars shone brilliantly
    • the windows glowed jewel bright

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shin

  • noun the front part of the human leg between the knee and the ankle
  • noun a cut of meat from the lower part of the leg
    shin bone.

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neuritis

  • noun inflammation of a nerve accompanied by pain and sometimes loss of function

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brownish-black

  • adjective satellite of black tinged with brown
    brown-black.

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gray-green

  • adjective satellite of green tinged with grey
    grayish-green; greyish-green; grey-green.

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pipe

  • noun a tube with a small bowl at one end; used for smoking tobacco
    tobacco pipe.
  • noun a long tube made of metal or plastic that is used to carry water or oil or gas etc.
    piping; pipage.

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silver-gray

  • adjective satellite of grey resembling silver
    silvery-gray; silvery-grey; silver-grey.

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nainsook

  • noun a soft lightweight muslin used especially for babies

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velcro

  • noun nylon fabric used as a fastening
  • verb fasten with Velcro
    • velcro the belt

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erosion

  • noun (geology) the mechanical process of wearing or grinding something down (as by particles washing over it)
    wearing; eating away; eroding; wearing away.
  • noun condition in which the earth's surface is worn away by the action of water and wind

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picture

  • noun a visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface
    image; ikon; icon.
    • they showed us the pictures of their wedding
    • a movie is a series of images projected so rapidly that the eye integrates them
  • noun graphic art consisting of an artistic composition made by applying paints to a surface
    painting.
    • a small painting by Picasso
    • he bought the painting as an investment
    • his pictures hang in the Louvre

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yellowish_pink

  • noun a shade of pink tinged with yellow
    salmon pink; peach; apricot.

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garland

  • noun an anthology of short literary pieces and poems and ballads etc.
    florilegium; miscellany.
  • noun United States singer and film actress (1922-1969)
    Judy Garland.

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felt

  • noun a fabric made of compressed matted animal fibers
  • verb mat together and make felt-like
    • felt the wool

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flushed

  • adjective satellite having the pinkish flush of health
    rose-cheeked; rosy; rosy-cheeked.
  • verb turn red, as if in embarrassment or shame
    crimson; blush; redden; flush.
    • The girl blushed when a young man whistled as she walked by

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monk

  • noun a male religious living in a cloister and devoting himself to contemplation and prayer and work
    monastic.
  • noun United States jazz pianist who was one of the founders of the bebop style (1917-1982)
    Thelonious Sphere Monk; Thelonious Monk.

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pinkish-orange

  • adjective satellite of orange tinged with pink
    pink-orange; salmon.

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photopigment

  • noun a special pigment found in the rods and cones of the retina

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blushing

  • adjective satellite having a red face from embarrassment or shame or agitation or emotional upset
    red-faced; blushful.
    • the blushing boy was brought before the Principal
    • her blushful beau
    • was red-faced with anger
  • verb turn red, as if in embarrassment or shame
    crimson; blush; redden; flush.
    • The girl blushed when a young man whistled as she walked by

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orchitis

  • noun inflammation of one or both testes; characterized by pain and swelling

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jacket

  • noun a short coat
  • noun an outer wrapping or casing
    • phonograph records were sold in cardboard jackets

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samite

  • noun a heavy silk fabric (often woven with silver or gold threads); used to make clothing in the Middle Ages

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ebon

  • adjective satellite of a very dark black
    ebony.

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brightly-coloured

  • adjective satellite having a bright color
    brightly-colored.

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peacock

  • noun European butterfly having reddish-brown wings each marked with a purple eyespot
    peacock butterfly; Inachis io.
  • noun male peafowl; having a crested head and very large fanlike tail marked with iridescent eyes or spots

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peacock_blue

  • noun a shade of blue tinged with green
    turquoise; aqua; greenish blue; aquamarine; cobalt blue.

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epicondylitis

  • noun painful inflammation of the muscles and soft tissues around an epicondyle

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vermilion

  • noun a variable color that is vivid red but sometimes with an orange tinge
    orange red; scarlet.
  • verb color vermilion

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claret

  • noun a dark purplish-red color
  • noun dry red Bordeaux or Bordeaux-like wine
    red Bordeaux.

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skin

  • noun a natural protective body covering and site of the sense of touch
    tegument; cutis.
    • your skin is the largest organ of your body
  • noun an outer surface (usually thin)
    • the skin of an airplane

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battle

  • noun a hostile meeting of opposing military forces in the course of a war
    engagement; conflict; fight.
    • Grant won a decisive victory in the battle of Chickamauga
    • he lost his romantic ideas about war when he got into a real engagement
  • noun an energetic attempt to achieve something
    struggle.
    • getting through the crowd was a real struggle
    • he fought a battle for recognition

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milk

  • noun a white nutritious liquid secreted by mammals and used as food by human beings
  • noun produced by mammary glands of female mammals for feeding their young

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agleam

  • adjective satellite bright with a steady but subdued shining
    nitid; gleaming.
    • from the plane we saw the city below agleam with lights
    • the gleaming brass on the altar
    • Nereids beneath the nitid moon

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flash

  • noun a sudden intense burst of radiant energy
  • noun a momentary brightness

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mackintosh

  • noun a lightweight waterproof (usually rubberized) fabric
    macintosh.
  • noun a waterproof raincoat made of rubberized fabric
    mac; mack; macintosh.

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flowered

  • adjective satellite resembling or made of or suggestive of flowers
    floral.
    • an unusual floral design
  • verb produce or yield flowers
    blossom; flower; bloom.
    • The cherry tree bloomed

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appendicitis

  • noun inflammation of the vermiform appendix

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aglow

  • adjective satellite softly bright or radiant
    lucent; luminous; lambent.
    • a house aglow with lights
    • glowing embers
    • lambent tongues of flame
    • the lucent moon
    • a sky luminous with stars

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brown

  • noun an orange of low brightness and saturation
    brownness.
  • noun Scottish botanist who first observed the movement of small particles in fluids now known a Brownian motion (1773-1858)
    Robert Brown.

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sage_green

  • noun the color of sage leaves

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ticking

  • noun a metallic tapping sound
    tick.
    • he counted the ticks of the clock
  • noun a strong fabric used for mattress and pillow covers

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gray-pink

  • adjective satellite of pink tinged with grey
    greyish-pink; grey-pink; grayish-pink.

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silver-blue

  • adjective satellite of something having a color that is a light shiny blue
    silvery-blue.

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cyan

  • noun a primary subtractive color for light; has a blue-green color
  • adjective satellite of a bluish shade of green
    bluish green; blue-green; teal.

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rusty-red

  • adjective satellite of a red color tinged with rust
    rust-red.

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cool

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

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slate-grey

  • adjective satellite of the color of slate or granite
    stone-gray; slaty-gray; slate-gray; slatey; slaty; slaty-grey; stone-grey.
    • the slaty sky of dawn

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american_watercress

  • noun mat-forming perennial found in cold springs of the eastern United States
    Cardamine rotundifolia; mountain watercress.
  • noun of southwestern Europe; cultivated in Florida
    Barbarea verna; early winter cress; American cress; Belle Isle cress; Barbarea praecox; land cress.

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