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vile

  • adjective satellite morally reprehensible
    worthless; unworthy; slimy; wretched; ugly; despicable.
    • would do something as despicable as murder
    • ugly crimes
    • the vile development of slavery appalled them
    • a slimy little liar
  • adjective satellite causing or able to cause nausea
    queasy; nauseous; offensive; loathsome; sickening; noisome; nauseating.
    • a nauseating smell
    • nauseous offal
    • a sickening stench

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foul

  • noun an act that violates the rules of a sport
  • verb hit a foul ball

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cresselle

(Eccl.) A wooden rattle sometimes used as a substitute for a bell, in the Roman Catholic church, during the latter part of Holy Week, or the last week of Lent.

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ungracefulness

  • noun an unpleasant lack of grace in carriage or form or movement or expression
    gracelessness.

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taxodium_distichum

  • noun common cypress of southeastern United States having trunk expanded at base; found in coastal swamps and flooding river bottoms
    swamp cypress; pond bald cypress; southern cypress; bald cypress.

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gaucherie

  • noun the quality of being rustic or gauche
    rusticity.
  • noun a socially awkward or tactless act
    gaffe; solecism; faux pas; slip.

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dish

  • noun a piece of dishware normally used as a container for holding or serving food
    • we gave them a set of dishes for a wedding present
  • noun a particular item of prepared food
    • she prepared a special dish for dinner

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woody

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

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chair

  • noun a seat for one person, with a support for the back
    • he put his coat over the back of the chair and sat down
  • noun the position of professor
    professorship.
    • he was awarded an endowed chair in economics

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toothpick

  • noun pick consisting of a small strip of wood or plastic; used to pick food from between the teeth

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yagura

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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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sandarac

  • noun durable fragrant wood; used in building (as in the roof of the cathedral at Cordova, Spain)
    citronwood.
  • noun a brittle and faintly aromatic translucent resin used in varnishes
    sandarach.

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mallet

  • noun a sports implement with a long handle and a head like a hammer; used in sports (polo or croquet) to hit a ball
  • noun a light drumstick with a rounded head that is used to strike such percussion instruments as chimes, kettledrums, marimbas, glockenspiels, etc.
    hammer.

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stinky

  • adjective having an unpleasant smell
    malodorous; unpleasant-smelling; ill-smelling; malodourous.
  • adjective satellite very bad
    stinking; shitty; crappy; lousy; rotten; icky.
    • a lousy play
    • it's a stinking world

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flash

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

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stave

  • noun (music) the system of five horizontal lines on which the musical notes are written
    staff.
  • noun one of several thin slats of wood forming the sides of a barrel or bucket
    lag.

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disgusting

  • adjective satellite highly offensive; arousing aversion or disgust
    distasteful; skanky; loathly; loathsome; repellant; repellent; foul; disgustful; repelling; yucky; revolting; wicked.
    • a disgusting smell
    • distasteful language
    • a loathsome disease
    • the idea of eating meat is repellent to me
    • revolting food
    • a wicked stench
  • verb fill with distaste
    gross out; repel; revolt; disgust.
    • This spoilt food disgusts me

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abhorrent

  • adjective satellite offensive to the mind
    detestable; repulsive; repugnant; obscene.
    • an abhorrent deed
    • the obscene massacre at Wounded Knee
    • morally repugnant customs
    • repulsive behavior
    • the most repulsive character in recent novels

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to

The preposition to primarily indicates approach and arrival, motion made in the direction of a place or thing and attaining it, access; and also, motion or tendency without arrival; movement toward; -- opposed to from. "To Canterbury they wend." Chaucer.
Stay with us, go not to Wittenberg. Shak.
So to the sylvan lodge They came, that like Pomona's arbor smiled. Milton.
I'll to him again, . . . He'll tell me all his purpose. She stretched her arms to heaven. Dryden.

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abra

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hideous

  • adjective satellite grossly offensive to decency or morality; causing horror
    outrageous; horrific; horrid.
    • subjected to outrageous cruelty
    • a hideous pattern of injustice
    • horrific conditions in the mining industry
  • adjective satellite so extremely ugly as to be terrifying
    repulsive.
    • a hideous scar
    • a repulsive mask

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coop

  • noun a farm building for housing poultry
    hencoop; chicken coop; henhouse.
  • noun an enclosure made or wire or metal bars in which birds or animals can be kept
    cage.

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alder

  • noun wood of any of various alder trees; resistant to underwater rot; used for bridges etc
  • noun north temperate shrubs or trees having toothed leaves and conelike fruit; bark is used in tanning and dyeing and the wood is rot-resistant
    alder tree.

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disquieting

  • adjective satellite causing mental discomfort
    • the disquieting sounds of nearby gunfire
  • verb disturb in mind or make uneasy or cause to be worried or alarmed
    perturb; disquiet; distract; cark; trouble; disorder; unhinge.
    • She was rather perturbed by the news that her father was seriously ill

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slow-wittedness

  • noun the quality of being mentally slow and limited
    dumbness; denseness.

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rope_ladder

  • noun a ladder with side pieces of rope

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putting

  • noun hitting a golf ball that is on the green using a putter; he didn't sink a single putt over three feet"
    putt.
    • his putting let him down today
  • verb put into a certain place or abstract location
    set; pose; place; lay; put; position.
    • Put your things here
    • Set the tray down
    • Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children
    • Place emphasis on a certain point

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logwood

  • noun very hard brown to brownish-red heartwood of a logwood tree; used in preparing a purplish red dye
  • noun spiny shrub or small tree of Central America and West Indies having bipinnate leaves and racemes of small bright yellow flowers and yielding a hard brown or brownish-red heartwood used in preparing a black dye
    logwood tree; campeachy; Haematoxylum campechianum; bloodwood tree.

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wit

  • noun a message whose ingenuity or verbal skill or incongruity has the power to evoke laughter
    witticism; wittiness; humor; humour.
  • noun mental ability
    mental capacity; learning ability; mentality; brainpower; brain.
    • he's got plenty of brains but no common sense

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uncoordinated

  • adjective satellite lacking in cooperative planning and organization
    • uncoordinated scheduling often resulted in conflicting games
  • adjective satellite lacking the skillful and effective interaction of muscle movements
    • his movements are uncoordinated
    • an uncoordinated toddler

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dim

  • verb switch (a car's headlights) from a higher to a lower beam
    dip.
  • verb become dim or lusterless
    • the lights dimmed and the curtain rose

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wooded

  • adjective covered with growing trees and bushes etc
    • wooded land
    • a heavily wooded tract

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stiff

  • noun an ordinary man
    • a lucky stiff
    • a working stiff
  • noun the dead body of a human being
    remains; clay; corpse; cadaver.
    • the cadaver was intended for dissection
    • the end of the police search was the discovery of a corpse
    • the murderer confessed that he threw the stiff in the river
    • honor comes to bless the turf that wraps their clay

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pond_bald_cypress

  • noun common cypress of southeastern United States having trunk expanded at base; found in coastal swamps and flooding river bottoms
    Taxodium distichum; swamp cypress; southern cypress; bald cypress.

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gum

  • noun a preparation (usually made of sweetened chicle) for chewing
    chewing gum.
  • noun the tissue (covered by mucous membrane) of the jaws that surrounds the bases of the teeth
    gingiva.

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granadilla

  • noun tropical American passionflower yielding the large granadilla fruit
    Passiflora quadrangularis; giant granadilla.
  • noun considered best for fruit
    sweet granadilla; Passiflora ligularis.

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inelegant

  • adjective lacking in refinement or grace or good taste

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teak

  • noun hard strong durable yellowish-brown wood of teak trees; resistant to insects and to warping; used for furniture and in shipbuilding
    teakwood.
  • noun tall East Indian timber tree now planted in western Africa and tropical America for its hard durable wood
    Tectona grandis.

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flashy

  • adjective satellite tastelessly showy
    garish; gaudy; brassy; meretricious; tatty; tawdry; flash; cheap; tacky; gimcrack; loud; trashy.
    • a flash car
    • a flashy ring
    • garish colors
    • a gaudy costume
    • loud sport shirts
    • a meretricious yet stylish book
    • tawdry ornaments
  • adjective satellite (used especially of clothes) marked by conspicuous display
    showy; gaudy; sporty; jazzy.

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plain

  • noun extensive tract of level open land
    champaign; field.
    • they emerged from the woods onto a vast open plain
    • he longed for the fields of his youth
  • noun a basic knitting stitch
    plain stitch; knit; knit stitch.

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joiner

  • noun a person who likes to join groups
  • noun a woodworker whose work involves making things by joining pieces of wood

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windsor_chair

  • noun straight chair having a shaped seat and a back of many spindles

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favour

  • noun a feeling of favorable regard
    favor.
  • noun an inclination to approve
    favor.
    • that style is in favor this season

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distasteful

  • adjective satellite not pleasing in odor or taste
    unsavoury; unsavory.
  • adjective satellite highly offensive; arousing aversion or disgust
    skanky; disgusting; loathly; loathsome; repellant; repellent; foul; disgustful; repelling; yucky; revolting; wicked.
    • a disgusting smell
    • distasteful language
    • a loathsome disease
    • the idea of eating meat is repellent to me
    • revolting food
    • a wicked stench

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tulipwood

  • noun the variegated or showily striped ornamental wood of various tulipwood trees
  • noun light easily worked wood of a tulip tree; used for furniture and veneer
    true tulipwood; whitewood; white poplar; yellow poplar.

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ruby_wood

  • noun hard durable wood of red sandalwood trees (Pterocarpus santalinus); prized for cabinetwork
    red sandalwood.

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buckram

  • noun a coarse cotton fabric stiffened with glue; used in bookbinding and to stiffen clothing
  • verb stiffen with or as with buckram
    • buckram the skirt

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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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uncomfortable

  • adjective conducive to or feeling mental discomfort
    • this kind of life can prove disruptive and uncomfortable
    • the uncomfortable truth
    • grew uncomfortable beneath his appraising eye
    • an uncomfortable way of surprising me just when I felt surest
    • the teacher's presence at the conference made the child very uncomfortable
  • adjective providing or experiencing physical discomfort
    • an uncomfortable chair
    • an uncomfortable day in the hot sun

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yokel

  • noun a person who is not very intelligent or interested in culture
    rube; bumpkin; yahoo; hayseed; chawbacon; hick.

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rough

  • noun the part of a golf course bordering the fairway where the grass is not cut short
  • verb prepare in preliminary or sketchy form
    rough in; rough out.

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hick

  • noun a person who is not very intelligent or interested in culture
    rube; bumpkin; yahoo; hayseed; chawbacon; yokel.
  • adjective satellite awkwardly simple and provincial
    rustic; unsophisticated; bumpkinly.
    • bumpkinly country boys
    • rustic farmers
    • a hick town
    • the nightlife of Montmartre awed the unsophisticated tourists

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gawky

  • adjective satellite lacking grace in movement or posture
    clumsy; unwieldy; clunky; ungainly.
    • a gawky lad with long ungainly legs
    • clumsy fingers
    • what an ungainly creature a giraffe is
    • heaved his unwieldy figure out of his chair

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guaiac_wood

  • noun heartwood of a palo santo; yields an aromatic oil used in perfumes
    guaiacum wood.

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stool

  • noun a simple seat without a back or arms
  • noun solid excretory product evacuated from the bowels
    ordure; dejection; BM; faecal matter; feces; faeces; fecal matter.

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paddle

  • noun small wooden bat with a flat surface; used for hitting balls in various games
  • noun a blade of a paddle wheel or water wheel

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macana

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rotten

  • adjective satellite very bad
    stinking; shitty; stinky; crappy; lousy; icky.
    • a lousy play
    • it's a stinking world
  • adjective satellite damaged by decay; hence unsound and useless
    rotted; decayed.
    • rotten floor boards
    • rotted beams
    • a decayed foundation

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splinters

  • noun wood in small pieces or splinters
    matchwood.
    • the vessel was beaten to matchwood on the rocks
  • noun a small thin sharp bit or wood or glass or metal
    splinter; sliver.
    • he got a splinter in his finger
    • it broke into slivers

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joinery

  • noun fine woodwork done by a joiner
  • noun the craft of a joiner
    cabinetmaking.

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brier

  • noun tangled mass of prickly plants
    brier patch; brierpatch.
  • noun a thorny stem or twig

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nurse

  • noun one skilled in caring for young children or the sick (usually under the supervision of a physician)
  • noun a woman who is the custodian of children
    nursemaid; nanny.

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repugnant

  • adjective satellite offensive to the mind
    abhorrent; detestable; repulsive; obscene.
    • an abhorrent deed
    • the obscene massacre at Wounded Knee
    • morally repugnant customs
    • repulsive behavior
    • the most repulsive character in recent novels

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full

  • noun the time when the Moon is fully illuminated
    full moon; full-of-the-moon; full phase of the moon.
    • the moon is at the full
  • verb beat for the purpose of cleaning and thickening
    • full the cloth

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skull

  • noun the bony skeleton of the head of vertebrates

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upsetting

  • adjective satellite causing an emotional disturbance
    disconcerting.
    • his disconcerting habit of greeting friends ferociously and strangers charmingly"- Herb Caen
    • an upsetting experience
  • verb disturb the balance or stability of
    upset.
    • The hostile talks upset the peaceful relations between the two countries

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philippine_mahogany

  • noun red hardwood of the Philippine mahogany tree used for cigar boxes and interior finish
  • noun Philippine timber tree having hard red fragrant wood
    Toona calantas; Cedrela calantas; Philippine cedar; kalantas.

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dory

  • noun a small boat of shallow draft with cross thwarts for seats and rowlocks for oars with which it is propelled
    rowboat; dinghy.
  • noun pike-like freshwater perches
    walleyed pike; walleye; jack salmon; Stizostedion vitreum.

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gawk

  • noun an awkward stupid person
    clod; oaf; goon; lout; lump; lummox; stumblebum; lubber.
  • verb look with amazement; look stupidly
    goggle; gape; gawp.

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taxodium_ascendens

  • noun smaller than and often included in the closely related Taxodium distichum
    pond cypress; bald cypress.

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unthinking

  • adjective satellite not exhibiting or characterized by careful thought
    unthoughtful; unreflective.
  • adjective satellite without care or thought for others; `Let them eat cake'"
    thoughtless; uncaring.
    • the thoughtless saying of a great princess on being informed that the people had no bread

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dogwood

  • noun a tree of shrub of the genus Cornus often having showy bracts resembling flowers
    dogwood tree; cornel.
  • noun hard tough wood of any dogwood of the genus Cornus; resembles boxwood

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cypress_pine

  • noun any of several evergreen trees or shrubs of Australia and northern New Caledonia

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box

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

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vinegar

  • noun sour-tasting liquid produced usually by oxidation of the alcohol in wine or cider and used as a condiment or food preservative
    acetum.
  • noun dilute acetic acid

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kingwood

  • noun handsome violet-streaked wood of the kingwood tree; used especially in cabinetwork
  • noun Brazilian tree yielding a handsome cabinet wood
    kingwood tree; Dalbergia cearensis.

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trogue

(Mining) A wooden trough, forming a drain. Raymond.

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taper

  • noun a convex shape that narrows toward a point
  • noun the property possessed by a shape that narrows toward a point (as a wedge or cone)

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saltbox

  • noun a type of house built in New England; has two stories in front and one behind

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pickaxe

  • noun a heavy iron tool with a wooden handle and a curved head that is pointed on both ends
    pickax; pick.
    • they used picks and sledges to break the rocks

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bow

  • noun a knot with two loops and loose ends; used to tie shoelaces
    bowknot.
  • noun a slightly curved piece of resilient wood with taut horsehair strands; used in playing certain stringed instruments

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heartwood

  • noun the older inactive central wood of a tree or woody plant; usually darker and denser than the surrounding sapwood
    duramen.

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mental_retardation

  • noun lack of normal development of intellectual capacities
    retardation; subnormality; slowness; backwardness.

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unpleasing

  • adjective satellite lacking graciousness
    graceless.
    • a totally graceless hostess

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icky

  • adjective satellite very bad
    stinking; shitty; stinky; crappy; lousy; rotten.
    • a lousy play
    • it's a stinking world
  • adjective satellite soft and sticky
    gooey.

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inappositeness

  • noun inappropriateness
    inaptness.
    • greater inaptness of expression would be hard to imagine

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menial

  • noun a domestic servant
  • adjective satellite used of unskilled work (especially domestic work)
    humble; lowly.

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fantastic

  • adjective satellite ludicrously odd
    grotesque; antic; fantastical.
    • Hamlet's assumed antic disposition
    • fantastic Halloween costumes
    • a grotesque reflection in the mirror
  • adjective satellite extraordinarily good or great; used especially as intensifiers
    marvelous; marvellous; grand; terrific; howling; wonderful; wondrous; rattling; tremendous.
    • a fantastic trip to the Orient
    • the film was fantastic!
    • a howling success
    • a marvelous collection of rare books
    • had a rattling conversation about politics
    • a tremendous achievement

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apple

  • noun fruit with red or yellow or green skin and sweet to tart crisp whitish flesh
  • noun native Eurasian tree widely cultivated in many varieties for its firm rounded edible fruits
    orchard apple tree; Malus pumila.

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deck_chair

  • noun a folding chair for use outdoors; a wooden frame supports a length of canvas
    beach chair.

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unhappy

  • adjective experiencing or marked by or causing sadness or sorrow or discontent
    • unhappy over her departure
    • unhappy with her raise
    • after the argument they lapsed into an unhappy silence
    • had an unhappy time at school
    • the unhappy (or sad) news
    • he looks so sad
  • adjective generalized feeling of distress
    distressed; dysphoric.

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purblind

  • adjective satellite having greatly reduced vision
    dim-sighted; visually impaired; sand-blind; visually challenged; near-blind.
  • adjective satellite lacking in insight or discernment
    obtuse.
    • too obtuse to grasp the implications of his behavior
    • a purblind oligarchy that flatly refused to see that history was condemning it to the dustbin"- Jasper Griffin

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rosewood

  • noun hard dark reddish wood of a rosewood tree having a strongly marked grain; used in cabinetwork
  • noun any of those hardwood trees of the genus Dalbergia that yield rosewood--valuable cabinet woods of a dark red or purplish color streaked and variegated with black
    rosewood tree.

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nauseating

  • adjective satellite causing or able to cause nausea
    queasy; vile; nauseous; offensive; loathsome; sickening; noisome.
    • a nauseating smell
    • nauseous offal
    • a sickening stench
  • verb upset and make nauseated
    nauseate; sicken; turn one's stomach.
    • The smell of the food turned the pregnant woman's stomach
    • The mold on the food sickened the diners

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duramen

  • noun the older inactive central wood of a tree or woody plant; usually darker and denser than the surrounding sapwood
    heartwood.

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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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red

  • noun red color or pigment; the chromatic color resembling the hue of blood
    redness.
  • noun a tributary of the Mississippi River that flows eastward from Texas along the southern boundary of Oklahoma and through Louisiana
    Red River.

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ungainly

  • adjective satellite lacking grace in movement or posture
    clumsy; gawky; unwieldy; clunky.
    • a gawky lad with long ungainly legs
    • clumsy fingers
    • what an ungainly creature a giraffe is
    • heaved his unwieldy figure out of his chair
  • adjective satellite difficult to handle or manage especially because of shape
    clumsy; bunglesome; awkward.
    • an awkward bundle to carry
    • a load of bunglesome paraphernalia
    • clumsy wooden shoes
    • the cello, a rather ungainly instrument for a girl

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conventional

  • adjective following accepted customs and proprieties
    • conventional wisdom
    • she had strayed from the path of conventional behavior
    • conventional forms of address
  • adjective satellite conforming with accepted standards
    established.
    • a conventional view of the world

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eye

  • noun the organ of sight
    optic; oculus.
  • noun good discernment (either visually or as if visually)
    • she has an eye for fresh talent
    • he has an artist's eye

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sporty

  • adjective satellite exhibiting or calling for sportsmanship or fair play
    sporting; clean; sportsmanlike.
    • a clean fight
    • a sporting solution of the disagreement
    • sportsmanlike conduct
  • adjective satellite (used especially of clothes) marked by conspicuous display
    showy; gaudy; flashy; jazzy.

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luthier

  • noun a craftsman who makes stringed instruments (as lutes or guitars or violins)

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positive

  • noun the primary form of an adjective or adverb; denotes a quality without qualification, comparison, or relation to increase or diminution
    positive degree.
  • noun a film showing a photographic image whose tones correspond to those of the original subject

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only

  • adjective satellite being the only one; single and isolated from others
    lonesome; solitary; sole; lone.
    • the lone doctor in the entire county
    • a lonesome pine
    • an only child
    • the sole heir
    • the sole example
    • a solitary instance of cowardice
    • a solitary speck in the sky
  • adjective satellite exclusive of anyone or anything else
    alone.
    • she alone believed him
    • cannot live by bread alone
    • I'll have this car and this car only

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wainscotting

  • noun a wainscoted wall (or wainscoted walls collectively)
    wainscoting.
  • noun wooden panels that can be used to line the walls of a room
    wainscoting; wainscot.

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rustic

  • noun an unsophisticated country person
  • adjective satellite characteristic of rural life
    countrified; countryfied.
    • countrified clothes
    • rustic awkwardness

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telegraph

  • noun apparatus used to communicate at a distance over a wire (usually in Morse code)
    telegraphy.
  • verb send cables, wires, or telegrams
    wire; cable.

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noisome

  • adjective satellite causing or able to cause nausea
    queasy; vile; nauseous; offensive; loathsome; sickening; nauseating.
    • a nauseating smell
    • nauseous offal
    • a sickening stench
  • adjective satellite offensively malodorous
    stinking; foul-smelling; foul; foetid; funky; smelly; fetid; ill-scented.
    • a foul odor
    • the kitchen smelled really funky

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wicked

  • adjective morally bad in principle or practice
  • adjective satellite having committed unrighteous acts
    sinful; unholy.
    • a sinful person

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chestnut

  • noun wood of any of various chestnut trees of the genus Castanea
  • noun any of several attractive deciduous trees yellow-brown in autumn; yield a hard wood and edible nuts in a prickly bur
    chestnut tree.

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laboured

  • adjective satellite lacking natural ease
    labored; strained.
    • a labored style of debating
  • verb work hard
    moil; travail; dig; grind; labour; drudge; toil; labor; fag.
    • She was digging away at her math homework
    • Lexicographers drudge all day long

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composite

  • noun a conceptual whole made up of complicated and related parts
    complex.
    • the complex of shopping malls, houses, and roads created a new town
  • noun considered the most highly evolved dicotyledonous plants, characterized by florets arranged in dense heads that resemble single flowers
    composite plant.

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hangiri

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ill_at_ease

  • adjective satellite socially uncomfortable; unsure and constrained in manner
    uneasy; awkward.
    • awkward and reserved at parties
    • ill at ease among eddies of people he didn't know
    • was always uneasy with strangers

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agrestic

  • adjective satellite characteristic of the fields or country
    rustic.
    • agrestic simplicity
    • rustic stone walls
  • adjective satellite (of behavior) rustic and uncouth
    • the agrestic behavior of a country boy

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pecan

  • noun wood of a pecan tree
  • noun tree of southern United States and Mexico cultivated for its nuts
    Carya illinoensis; Carya illinoinsis; pecan tree.

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stick

  • noun an implement consisting of a length of wood
    • he collected dry sticks for a campfire
    • the kid had a candied apple on a stick
  • noun a small thin branch of a tree

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window_frame

  • noun the framework that supports a window

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olive

  • noun small ovoid fruit of the European olive tree; important food and source of oil
  • noun evergreen tree cultivated in the Mediterranean region since antiquity and now elsewhere; has edible shiny black fruits
    European olive tree; Olea europaea.

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cedarn

  • adjective satellite consisting of or made of cedar
    • carved cedarn doors

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piano

  • noun a keyboard instrument that is played by depressing keys that cause hammers to strike tuned strings and produce sounds
    pianoforte; forte-piano.
  • noun (music) low loudness
    pianissimo.

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ineptness

  • noun unskillfulness resulting from a lack of training
    awkwardness; ineptitude; maladroitness; clumsiness; slowness.
  • noun the quality of having the wrong properties for a specific purpose
    unsuitableness; unsuitability.

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gauche

  • adjective satellite lacking social polish
    unpolished; graceless.
    • too gauche to leave the room when the conversation became intimate
    • their excellent manners always made me feel gauche

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shoepeg

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knocker

  • noun (Yiddish) a big shot who knows it and acts that way; a boastful immoderate person
  • noun a person who knocks (as seeking to gain admittance)
    • open the door and see who the knocker is

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feebleminded

  • adjective satellite retarded in intellectual development
    half-witted; backward; slow-witted.

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larch

  • noun wood of a larch tree
  • noun any of numerous conifers of the genus Larix all having deciduous needlelike leaves
    larch tree.

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lumber

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

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slowness

  • noun unskillfulness resulting from a lack of training
    ineptness; awkwardness; ineptitude; maladroitness; clumsiness.
  • noun a rate demonstrating an absence of haste or hurry
    deliberateness; unhurriedness; deliberation.

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parquet

  • noun a floor made of parquetry
    parquet floor.
  • noun seating on the main floor between the orchestra and the parquet circle

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self-conscious

  • adjective satellite aware of yourself as an individual or of your own being and actions and thoughts
    self-aware.
    • self-conscious awareness
    • self-conscious about their roles as guardians of the social values"- D.M.Potter
  • adjective satellite excessively and uncomfortably conscious of your appearance or behavior
    • self-conscious teenagers
    • wondered if she could ever be untidy without feeling self-conscious about it

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lummox

  • noun an awkward stupid person
    clod; oaf; goon; lout; lump; stumblebum; gawk; lubber.

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untactful

  • adjective lacking or showing a lack of what is fitting and considerate in dealing with others
    tactless.
    • in the circumstances it was tactless to ask her age

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matraca

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uguisubari

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euphroe

A block or long slat of wood, perforated for the passage of the crowfoot, or cords by which an awning is held up. Written also uphroe and uvrou. Knight.

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ungraceful

  • adjective satellite lacking grace; clumsy
    graceless.
    • a graceless production of the play
    • his stature low...his bearing ungraceful"- Sir Walter Scott

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spall

  • noun a fragment broken off from the edge or face of stone or ore and having at least one thin edge
    spawl.
    • a truck bearing a mound of blue spalls

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bird

  • noun warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
  • noun the flesh of a bird or fowl (wild or domestic) used as food
    fowl.

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fasces

  • noun bundle of rods containing an axe with the blade protruding; in ancient Rome it was a symbol of a magistrate's power; in modern Italy it is a symbol of fascism

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spruce

  • noun light soft moderately strong wood of spruce trees; used especially for timbers and millwork
  • noun any coniferous tree of the genus Picea

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pond

  • noun a small lake
    pool.
    • the pond was too small for sailing

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sequoia

  • noun either of two huge coniferous California trees that reach a height of 300 feet; sometimes placed in the Taxodiaceae
    redwood.

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dress

  • noun a one-piece garment for a woman; has skirt and bodice
    frock.
  • noun clothing of a distinctive style or for a particular occasion
    garb; attire.
    • formal attire
    • battle dress

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ham-fisted

  • adjective satellite lacking physical movement skills, especially with the hands
    butterfingered; bumbling; handless; ham-handed; bungling; left-handed; heavy-handed.
    • a bumbling mechanic
    • a bungling performance
    • ham-handed governmental interference
    • could scarcely empty a scuttle of ashes, so handless was the poor creature"- Mary H. Vorse

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cloddish

  • adjective satellite heavy and dull and stupid
    doltish.

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provincial

  • noun (Roman Catholic Church) an official in charge of an ecclesiastical province acting under the superior general of a religious order
    • the general of the Jesuits receives monthly reports from the provincials
  • noun a country person
    bucolic; peasant.

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awkward

  • adjective satellite causing inconvenience
    • they arrived at an awkward time
  • adjective lacking grace or skill in manner or movement or performance
    • an awkward dancer
    • an awkward gesture
    • too awkward with a needle to make her own clothes
    • his clumsy fingers produced an awkward knot

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awkwardness

  • noun unskillfulness resulting from a lack of training
    ineptness; ineptitude; maladroitness; clumsiness; slowness.
  • noun the quality of an embarrassing situation
    nuisance value.
    • he sensed the awkwardness of his proposal

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pond_cypress

  • noun smaller than and often included in the closely related Taxodium distichum
    Taxodium ascendens; bald cypress.

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soft-witted

  • adjective satellite (of especially persons) lacking sense or understanding or judgment
    witless; senseless; nitwitted.

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pine

  • noun a coniferous tree
    true pine; pine tree.
  • noun straight-grained durable and often resinous white to yellowish timber of any of numerous trees of the genus Pinus

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vitae

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applewood

  • noun wood of any of various apple trees of the genus Malus

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undesirable

  • noun one whose presence is undesirable
    • rounding up vagrants and drunks and other undesirables
  • adjective not wanted
    unwanted.
    • undesirable impurities in steel
    • legislation excluding undesirable aliens
    • removed the unwanted vegetation

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red_sandalwood

  • noun hard durable wood of red sandalwood trees (Pterocarpus santalinus); prized for cabinetwork
    ruby wood.
  • noun tree of India and East Indies yielding a hard fragrant timber prized for cabinetwork and dark red heartwood used as a dyewood
    red saunders; red sanders; red sanderswood; Pterocarpus santalinus.

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redwood

  • noun the soft reddish wood of either of two species of sequoia trees
  • noun either of two huge coniferous California trees that reach a height of 300 feet; sometimes placed in the Taxodiaceae
    sequoia.

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hyoshigi

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ladder

  • noun steps consisting of two parallel members connected by rungs; for climbing up or down
  • noun ascending stages by which somebody or something can progress
    • he climbed the career ladder

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southern

  • adjective in or characteristic of a region of the United States south of (approximately) the Mason-Dixon line
    • southern hospitality
    • southern cooking
    • southern plantations
  • adjective satellite situated in or oriented toward the south
    southerly.
    • a southern exposure
    • took a southerly course

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lump

  • noun a compact mass
    clod; ball; glob; clump; chunk.
    • a ball of mud caught him on the shoulder
  • noun an abnormal protuberance or localized enlargement
    swelling; puffiness.

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rusticity

  • noun the quality of being rustic or gauche
    gaucherie.

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thickheaded

  • adjective satellite (used informally) stupid
    duncical; loggerheaded; blockheaded; duncish; fatheaded; boneheaded; thick; wooden-headed; thick-skulled.

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incompetency

  • noun lack of physical or intellectual ability or qualifications
    incompetence.

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rustiness

  • noun the condition of being coated or clogged with rust
  • noun ineptitude or awkwardness as a consequence of age or lack of practice
    • his rustiness showed when he was asked to speed up

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filthy

  • adjective satellite disgustingly dirty; filled or smeared with offensive matter
    nasty; foul.
    • as filthy as a pigsty
    • a foul pond
    • a nasty pigsty of a room
  • adjective satellite vile; despicable
    lousy; dirty.
    • a dirty (or lousy) trick
    • a filthy traitor

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cogue

A small wooden vessel; a pail. Scot. Jamieson.

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hemlock

  • noun poisonous drug derived from an Eurasian plant of the genus Conium
    • Socrates refused to flee and died by drinking hemlock
  • noun large branching biennial herb native to Eurasia and Africa and adventive in North America having large fernlike leaves and white flowers; usually found in damp habitats; all parts extremely poisonous
    poison parsley; poison hemlock; Nebraska fern; Conium maculatum; California fern; winter fern.

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evil-looking

  • adjective satellite having an evil appearance

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conscious

  • adjective satellite intentionally conceived
    witting.
    • a conscious effort to speak more slowly
    • a conscious policy
  • adjective knowing and perceiving; having awareness of surroundings and sensations and thoughts
    • remained conscious during the operation
    • conscious of his faults
    • became conscious that he was being followed

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wittedness

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panama_redwood

  • noun hard heavy red wood of a quira tree
    quira.
  • noun large erect shrub of Colombia having large odd-pinnate leaves with large leaflets and axillary racemes of fragrant yellow flowers
    Platymiscium pinnatum; Panama redwood tree.

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chicken_coop

  • noun a farm building for housing poultry
    hencoop; coop; henhouse.

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doltish

  • adjective satellite heavy and dull and stupid
    cloddish.

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tilt

  • noun a combat between two mounted knights tilting against each other with blunted lances
    joust.
  • noun a contentious speech act; a dispute where there is strong disagreement
    contestation; contention; arguing; argument; controversy; disputation; disceptation.
    • they were involved in a violent argument

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wooden-headed

  • adjective satellite (used informally) stupid
    duncical; loggerheaded; blockheaded; duncish; fatheaded; boneheaded; thick; thick-skulled; thickheaded.

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nonwooden

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infelicitous

  • adjective not appropriate in application; defective
    • an infelicitous remark
    • infelicitous phrasing
    • the infelicitous typesetting was due to illegible copy
  • adjective satellite marked by or producing unhappiness
    unhappy.
    • infelicitous circumstances
    • unhappy caravans, straggling afoot through swamps and canebrakes"- American Guide Series

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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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yueqin

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brier-wood

  • noun wood from the hard woody root of the briar Erica arborea; used to make tobacco pipes
    brierwood; briarwood.

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ungainliness

  • noun the carriage of someone whose movements and posture are extremely ungainly and inelegant
    gawkiness.

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fir

  • noun nonresinous wood of a fir tree
  • noun any of various evergreen trees of the genus Abies; chiefly of upland areas
    fir tree; true fir.

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forma

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lubberly

  • adjective satellite clumsy and unskilled
    • a big stupid lubberly fellow
  • adjective satellite inexperienced in seamanship
    landlubberly.
    • of all landlubbers the most lubberly

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chosen

  • noun one who is the object of choice; who is given preference
    • she was Mama's chosen
  • noun the name for Korea as a Japanese province (1910-1945)

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subfusc

  • adjective satellite devoid of brightness or appeal
    • a subfusc mining town
    • dark subfusc clothing

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botched

  • adjective satellite spoiled through incompetence or clumsiness
    bungled.
    • a bungled job
  • verb make a mess of, destroy or ruin
    muck up; foul up; blow; botch up; botch; bollix; fumble; mishandle; bollocks; bumble; ball up; bobble; bollocks up; spoil; bollix up; fuck up; fluff; flub; bodge; muff; louse up; mess up; screw up; bungle.
    • I botched the dinner and we had to eat out
    • the pianist screwed up the difficult passage in the second movement

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walnut

  • noun nut of any of various walnut trees having a wrinkled two-lobed seed with a hard shell
  • noun hard dark-brown wood of any of various walnut trees; used especially for furniture and paneling

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window

  • noun a framework of wood or metal that contains a glass windowpane and is built into a wall or roof to admit light or air
  • noun a transparent opening in a vehicle that allow vision out of the sides or back; usually is capable of being opened

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croquet

  • noun a game in which players hit a wooden ball through a series of hoops; the winner is the first to traverse all the hoops and hit a peg
  • verb drive away by hitting with one's ball, "croquet the opponent's ball"

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pogamoggan

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bumbling

  • adjective satellite lacking physical movement skills, especially with the hands
    butterfingered; handless; ham-handed; bungling; left-handed; ham-fisted; heavy-handed.
    • a bumbling mechanic
    • a bungling performance
    • ham-handed governmental interference
    • could scarcely empty a scuttle of ashes, so handless was the poor creature"- Mary H. Vorse
  • verb make a mess of, destroy or ruin
    muck up; foul up; blow; botch up; botch; bollix; fumble; mishandle; bollocks; bumble; ball up; bobble; bollocks up; spoil; bollix up; fuck up; fluff; flub; bodge; muff; louse up; mess up; screw up; bungle.
    • I botched the dinner and we had to eat out
    • the pianist screwed up the difficult passage in the second movement

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goon

  • noun an awkward stupid person
    clod; oaf; lout; lump; lummox; stumblebum; gawk; lubber.
  • noun an aggressive and violent young criminal
    strong-armer; tough; punk; hoodlum; thug; toughie; hood.

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klomp

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nog

  • noun a wooden pin pushed or driven into a surface
    peg.
  • noun a wooden block built into a masonry wall so that joinery structure can be nailed to it

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spelk

A small stick or rod used as a spike in thatching; a splinter. Prov. Eng. Grose.

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true_tulipwood

  • noun light easily worked wood of a tulip tree; used for furniture and veneer
    whitewood; tulipwood; white poplar; yellow poplar.

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ugliness

  • noun qualities of appearance that do not give pleasure to the senses
  • noun the quality of being wicked
    nefariousness; wickedness; vileness.

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heavy-handed

  • adjective satellite lacking physical movement skills, especially with the hands
    butterfingered; bumbling; handless; ham-handed; bungling; left-handed; ham-fisted.
    • a bumbling mechanic
    • a bungling performance
    • ham-handed governmental interference
    • could scarcely empty a scuttle of ashes, so handless was the poor creature"- Mary H. Vorse
  • adjective satellite unjustly domineering
    roughshod.
    • incensed at the government's heavy-handed economic policies
    • a manager who rode roughshod over all opposition

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repulsive

  • adjective satellite offensive to the mind
    abhorrent; detestable; repugnant; obscene.
    • an abhorrent deed
    • the obscene massacre at Wounded Knee
    • morally repugnant customs
    • repulsive behavior
    • the most repulsive character in recent novels
  • adjective possessing the ability to repel
    • a repulsive force

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half

  • noun one of two equal parts of a divisible whole
    one-half.
    • half a loaf
    • half an hour
    • a century and one half
  • noun one of two divisions into which some games or performances are divided: the two divisions are separated by an interval

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countrified

  • adjective satellite characteristic of rural life
    rustic; countryfied.
    • countrified clothes
    • rustic awkwardness

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satin_walnut

  • noun reddish-brown wood and lumber from heartwood of the sweet gum tree used to make furniture
    hazelwood; sweet gum; red gum.

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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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stinking

  • adjective satellite very bad
    shitty; stinky; crappy; lousy; rotten; icky.
    • a lousy play
    • it's a stinking world
  • verb be extremely bad in quality or in one's performance
    stink.
    • This term paper stinks!

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black-tie

  • adjective satellite moderately formal; requiring a dinner jacket
    semi-formal; semiformal.
    • he wore semiformal attire
    • a black-tie dinner

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hickory

  • noun valuable tough heavy hardwood from various hickory trees
  • noun American hardwood tree bearing edible nuts
    hickory tree.

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zebrawood

  • noun handsomely striped or mottled wood of the zebrawood tree; used especially for cabinetwork
  • noun any of various trees or shrubs having mottled or striped wood
    zebrawood tree.

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guaiacum

  • noun medicinal resin from the lignum vitae tree
  • noun hard greenish-brown wood of the lignum vitae tree and other trees of the genus Guaiacum
    guaiac; lignum vitae.

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nauseous

  • adjective satellite causing or able to cause nausea
    queasy; vile; offensive; loathsome; sickening; noisome; nauseating.
    • a nauseating smell
    • nauseous offal
    • a sickening stench
  • adjective satellite feeling nausea; feeling about to vomit
    queasy; nauseated; sick; sickish.

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ashen

  • adjective satellite anemic looking from illness or emotion
    blanched; bloodless; white; livid.
    • a face turned ashen
    • the invalid's blanched cheeks
    • tried to speak with bloodless lips
    • a face livid with shock
    • lips...livid with the hue of death"- Mary W. Shelley
    • lips white with terror
    • a face white with rage
  • adjective satellite made of wood of the ash tree

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loathly

  • adjective satellite highly offensive; arousing aversion or disgust
    distasteful; skanky; disgusting; loathsome; repellant; repellent; foul; disgustful; repelling; yucky; revolting; wicked.
    • a disgusting smell
    • distasteful language
    • a loathsome disease
    • the idea of eating meat is repellent to me
    • revolting food
    • a wicked stench

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blockheaded

  • adjective satellite (used informally) stupid
    duncical; loggerheaded; duncish; fatheaded; boneheaded; thick; wooden-headed; thick-skulled; thickheaded.

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yokel-like

  • adjective satellite stupid and ignorant like proverbial rural inhabitants
    • the boy's empty yokel-like expression

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maladroitness

  • noun unskillfulness resulting from a lack of training
    ineptness; awkwardness; ineptitude; clumsiness; slowness.

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trap

  • noun a device in which something (usually an animal) can be caught and penned
  • noun drain consisting of a U-shaped section of drainpipe that holds liquid and so prevents a return flow of sewer gas

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bowling

  • noun a game in which balls are rolled at an object or group of objects with the aim of knocking them over or moving them
  • noun (cricket) the act of delivering a cricket ball to the batsman

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heavy

  • noun an actor who plays villainous roles
  • noun a serious (or tragic) role in a play

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garish

  • adjective satellite tastelessly showy
    gaudy; brassy; meretricious; tatty; tawdry; flash; cheap; flashy; tacky; gimcrack; loud; trashy.
    • a flash car
    • a flashy ring
    • garish colors
    • a gaudy costume
    • loud sport shirts
    • a meretricious yet stylish book
    • tawdry ornaments

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shittimwood

  • noun deciduous tree of southeastern United States and Mexico
    false buckthorn; chittamwood; black haw; chittimwood; Bumelia lanuginosa.
  • noun shrubby thorny deciduous tree of southeastern United States with white flowers and small black drupaceous fruit
    mock orange; Bumelia lycioides; shittim; southern buckthorn.

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mental

  • adjective involving the mind or an intellectual process
    • mental images of happy times
    • mental calculations
    • in a terrible mental state
    • mental suffering
    • free from mental defects
  • adjective of or relating to the mind
    • mental powers
    • mental development
    • mental hygiene

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house

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

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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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satinwood

  • noun West Indian tree with smooth lustrous and slightly oily wood
    Zanthoxylum flavum; West Indian satinwood.
  • noun hard yellowish wood of a satinwood tree having a satiny luster; used for fine cabinetwork and tools

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goosy

  • adjective satellite having or revealing stupidity
    goosey; dopy; anserine; dopey; jerky; foolish; gooselike.
    • ridiculous anserine behavior
    • a dopey answer
    • a dopey kid
    • some fool idea about rewriting authors' books

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fruitwood

  • noun wood of various fruit trees (as apple or cherry or pear) used especially in cabinetwork

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chashitsu

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elmwood

  • noun hard tough wood of an elm tree; used for e.g. implements and furniture
    elm.

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out

  • noun (baseball) a failure by a batter or runner to reach a base safely in baseball
    • you only get 3 outs per inning
  • verb to state openly and publicly one's homosexuality
    come out of the closet; come out.
    • This actor outed last year

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handless

  • adjective without a hand or hands
    • a handless war veteran
  • noun the appendage to an object that is designed to be held in order to use or move it
    grip; hold; handgrip; handle.
    • he grabbed the hammer by the handle
    • it was an old briefcase but it still had a good grip

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cocktail

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

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quality

  • noun an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone
    • the quality of mercy is not strained"--Shakespeare
  • noun a degree or grade of excellence or worth
    caliber; calibre.
    • the quality of students has risen
    • an executive of low caliber

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douglas

  • noun United States politician who proposed that individual territories be allowed to decide whether they would have slavery; he engaged in a famous series of debates with Abraham Lincoln (1813-1861)
    Stephen Arnold Douglas; Little Giant; Stephen A. Douglas.

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revolting

  • adjective satellite highly offensive; arousing aversion or disgust
    distasteful; skanky; disgusting; loathly; loathsome; repellant; repellent; foul; disgustful; repelling; yucky; wicked.
    • a disgusting smell
    • distasteful language
    • a loathsome disease
    • the idea of eating meat is repellent to me
    • revolting food
    • a wicked stench
  • verb make revolution
    revolt.
    • The people revolted when bread prices tripled again

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looking

  • noun the act of directing the eyes toward something and perceiving it visually
    looking at; look.
    • he went out to have a look
    • his look was fixed on her eyes
    • he gave it a good looking at
    • his camera does his looking for him
  • noun the act of searching visually
    looking for.

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nominal

  • noun a phrase that can function as the subject or object of a verb
    nominal phrase; noun phrase.
  • adjective relating to or constituting or bearing or giving a name
    • the Russian system of nominal brevity
    • a nominal lists of priests
    • taxable males as revealed by the nominal rolls

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inexperient

  • adjective lacking practical experience or training
    inexperienced.

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showy

  • adjective satellite marked by ostentation but often tasteless
    splashy; flamboyant.
    • a cheap showy rhinestone bracelet
    • a splashy half-page ad
  • adjective satellite displaying brilliance and virtuosity

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sampan

  • noun an Asian skiff usually propelled by two oars

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incompetence

  • noun lack of physical or intellectual ability or qualifications
    incompetency.
  • noun inability of a part or organ to function properly

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bald

  • verb grow bald; lose hair on one's head
    • He is balding already
  • adjective satellite with no effort to conceal
    barefaced.
    • a barefaced lie

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matchboard

  • noun a board that has a groove cut into one edge and a tongue cut into the other so they fit tightly together (as in a floor)

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butterfingered

  • adjective satellite lacking physical movement skills, especially with the hands
    bumbling; handless; ham-handed; bungling; left-handed; ham-fisted; heavy-handed.
    • a bumbling mechanic
    • a bungling performance
    • ham-handed governmental interference
    • could scarcely empty a scuttle of ashes, so handless was the poor creature"- Mary H. Vorse

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nonmechanical

  • adjective not mechanical
  • adjective satellite (of a person) lacking mechanical skills
    unmechanical.

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trashy

  • adjective satellite cheap and inferior; of no value
    rubbishy.
    • rubbishy newspapers that form almost the sole reading of the majority
    • trashy merchandise
  • adjective satellite tastelessly showy
    garish; gaudy; brassy; meretricious; tatty; tawdry; flash; cheap; flashy; tacky; gimcrack; loud.
    • a flash car
    • a flashy ring
    • garish colors
    • a gaudy costume
    • loud sport shirts
    • a meretricious yet stylish book
    • tawdry ornaments

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unwieldy

  • adjective difficult to use or handle or manage because of size or weight or shape
    unmanageable.
    • we set about towing the unwieldy structure into the shelter
    • almost dropped the unwieldy parcel
  • adjective satellite difficult to work or manipulate
    • unwieldy rules and regulations

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favored

  • adjective satellite preferred above all others and treated with partiality
    preferent; pet; favorite; preferred; favourite; best-loved.
    • the favored child
  • verb promote over another
    favor; prefer; favour.
    • he favors his second daughter

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countryfied

  • adjective satellite characteristic of rural life
    rustic; countrified.
    • countrified clothes
    • rustic awkwardness

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calcimine

  • noun a water-base paint containing zinc oxide and glue and coloring; used as a wash for walls and ceilings
  • verb cover with calcimine
    • calcimine the walls

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shillelagh

  • noun a cudgel made of hardwood (usually oak or blackthorn)
    shillalah.

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bungled

  • adjective satellite spoiled through incompetence or clumsiness
    botched.
    • a bungled job
  • verb make a mess of, destroy or ruin
    muck up; foul up; blow; botch up; botch; bollix; fumble; mishandle; bollocks; bumble; ball up; bobble; bollocks up; spoil; bollix up; fuck up; fluff; flub; bodge; muff; louse up; mess up; screw up; bungle.
    • I botched the dinner and we had to eat out
    • the pianist screwed up the difficult passage in the second movement

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displeasing

  • adjective causing displeasure or lacking pleasing qualities
  • verb give displeasure to
    displease.

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caique

(Naut..) A light skiff or rowboat used on the Bosporus; also, a Levantine vessel of larger size.

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ash

  • noun the residue that remains when something is burned
  • noun any of various deciduous pinnate-leaved ornamental or timber trees of the genus Fraxinus
    ash tree.

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log

  • noun a segment of the trunk of a tree when stripped of branches
  • noun the exponent required to produce a given number
    logarithm.

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sabot

  • noun a shoe carved from a single block of wood
    wooden shoe.
  • noun footwear usually with wooden soles
    geta; patten; clog.

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brattice

  • noun a partition (often temporary) of planks or cloth that is used to control ventilation in a mine
  • verb supply with a brattice, to ventilate mines

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fantastical

  • adjective satellite existing in fancy only
    fantastic.
    • fantastic figures with bulbous heads the circumference of a bushel"- Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • adjective satellite ludicrously odd
    fantastic; grotesque; antic.
    • Hamlet's assumed antic disposition
    • fantastic Halloween costumes
    • a grotesque reflection in the mirror

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upher

(Arch.) A fir pole of from four to seven inches diameter, and twenty to forty feet long, sometimes roughly hewn, used for scaffoldings, and sometimes for slight and common roofs, for which use it is split. Spelt also ufer. Eng. Gwilt.

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lout

  • noun an awkward stupid person
    clod; oaf; goon; lump; lummox; stumblebum; gawk; lubber.

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lousy

  • adjective satellite very bad
    stinking; shitty; stinky; crappy; rotten; icky.
    • a lousy play
    • it's a stinking world
  • adjective satellite infested with lice
    • burned their lousy clothes

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labored

  • adjective satellite lacking natural ease
    strained; laboured.
    • a labored style of debating
  • verb strive and make an effort to reach a goal
    push; drive; labor; labour; tug.
    • She tugged for years to make a decent living
    • We have to push a little to make the deadline!
    • She is driving away at her doctoral thesis

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place

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

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hopeless

  • adjective without hope because there seems to be no possibility of comfort or success
    • in an agony of hopeless grief
    • with a hopeless sigh he sat down
  • adjective satellite of a person unable to do something skillfully
    • I'm hopeless at mathematics

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loud

  • adjective characterized by or producing sound of great volume or intensity
    • a group of loud children
    • loud thunder
    • her voice was too loud
    • loud trombones
  • adjective satellite tastelessly showy
    garish; gaudy; brassy; meretricious; tatty; tawdry; flash; cheap; flashy; tacky; gimcrack; trashy.
    • a flash car
    • a flashy ring
    • garish colors
    • a gaudy costume
    • loud sport shirts
    • a meretricious yet stylish book
    • tawdry ornaments

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botany

  • noun all the plant life in a particular region or period
    flora; vegetation.
    • Pleistocene vegetation
    • the flora of southern California
    • the botany of China
  • noun the branch of biology that studies plants
    phytology.

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vulgar

  • adjective satellite lacking refinement or cultivation or taste
    rough-cut; uncouth; coarse; common.
    • he had coarse manners but a first-rate mind
    • behavior that branded him as common
    • an untutored and uncouth human being
    • an uncouth soldier--a real tough guy
    • appealing to the vulgar taste for violence
    • the vulgar display of the newly rich
  • adjective satellite of or associated with the great masses of people
    common; plebeian; unwashed.
    • the common people in those days suffered greatly
    • behavior that branded him as common
    • his square plebeian nose
    • a vulgar and objectionable person
    • the unwashed masses

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lubber

  • noun an awkward stupid person
    clod; oaf; goon; lout; lump; lummox; stumblebum; gawk.
  • noun an inexperienced sailor; a sailor on the first voyage
    landlubber; landsman.

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white_pine

  • noun any of several five-needled pines with white wood and smooth usually light grey bark when young; especially the eastern white pine
  • noun soft white wood of white pine trees

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disfigured

  • adjective satellite having the appearance spoiled
    • a disfigured face
    • strip mining left a disfigured landscape
  • verb mar or spoil the appearance of
    deface; blemish; disfigure.
    • scars defaced her cheeks
    • The vandals disfigured the statue

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clumsy

  • adjective satellite lacking grace in movement or posture
    gawky; unwieldy; clunky; ungainly.
    • a gawky lad with long ungainly legs
    • clumsy fingers
    • what an ungainly creature a giraffe is
    • heaved his unwieldy figure out of his chair
  • adjective satellite not elegant or graceful in expression
    awkward; inept; ill-chosen; inapt; cumbersome.
    • an awkward prose style
    • a clumsy apology
    • his cumbersome writing style
    • if the rumor is true, can anything be more inept than to repeat it now?

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unworthy

  • adjective lacking in value or merit
    • dispel a student whose conduct is deemed unworthy
    • unworthy of forgiveness
  • adjective satellite not deserving
    undeserving.
    • the undeserving poor

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thick

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

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carbolineum

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maple

  • noun wood of any of various maple trees; especially the hard close-grained wood of the sugar maple; used especially for furniture and flooring
  • noun any of numerous trees or shrubs of the genus Acer bearing winged seeds in pairs; north temperate zone

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inapplicable

  • adjective satellite not capable of being applied
    unsuitable.
    • rules inapplicable to day students

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subnormality

  • noun the state of being less than normal (especially with respect to intelligence)
  • noun lack of normal development of intellectual capacities
    retardation; slowness; backwardness; mental retardation.

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ill-favored

  • adjective satellite usually used of a face
    ill-favoured.
    • an ill-favored countenance

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earthy

  • adjective satellite conspicuously and tastelessly indecent
    crude; gross; vulgar.
    • coarse language
    • a crude joke
    • crude behavior
    • an earthy sense of humor
    • a revoltingly gross expletive
    • a vulgar gesture
    • full of language so vulgar it should have been edited
  • adjective satellite not far removed from or suggestive of nature
    • the earthy taste of warm milk fresh from the cow
    • earthy smells of new-mown grass

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celeripede

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tenpin_bowling

  • noun bowling down an alley at a target of ten wooden pins
    tenpins.

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sweet_gum

  • noun reddish-brown wood and lumber from heartwood of the sweet gum tree used to make furniture
    hazelwood; red gum; satin walnut.
  • noun aromatic exudate from the sweet gum tree
    liquidambar.

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white

  • noun the quality or state of the achromatic color of greatest lightness (bearing the least resemblance to black)
    whiteness.
  • noun a member of the Caucasoid race
    White person; Caucasian.

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artless

  • adjective characterized by an inability to mask your feelings; not devious
    ingenuous.
    • an ingenuous admission of responsibility
  • adjective simple and natural; without cunning or deceit
    • an artless manner
    • artless elegance

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gaudy

  • noun (Britain) a celebratory reunion feast or entertainment held a college
  • adjective satellite tastelessly showy
    garish; brassy; meretricious; tatty; tawdry; flash; cheap; flashy; tacky; gimcrack; loud; trashy.
    • a flash car
    • a flashy ring
    • garish colors
    • a gaudy costume
    • loud sport shirts
    • a meretricious yet stylish book
    • tawdry ornaments

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shipwright

  • noun a carpenter who helps build and launch wooden vessels
    shipbuilder; ship builder.

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gawkiness

  • noun the carriage of someone whose movements and posture are extremely ungainly and inelegant
    ungainliness.

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telegraph_post

  • noun tall pole supporting telephone wires
    telegraph pole; telephone pole.

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off-putting

  • adjective satellite causing annoyance or repugnance
    • an off-putting remark
  • adjective satellite tending to repel
    • The trappings of upper-class life are off-putting and sterile"- Elizabeth Hess

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antic

  • noun a ludicrous or grotesque act done for fun and amusement
    caper; joke; trick; put-on; prank.
  • verb act as or like a clown
    clown around; clown.

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gunbai

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tawdry

  • adjective satellite tastelessly showy
    garish; gaudy; brassy; meretricious; tatty; flash; cheap; flashy; tacky; gimcrack; loud; trashy.
    • a flash car
    • a flashy ring
    • garish colors
    • a gaudy costume
    • loud sport shirts
    • a meretricious yet stylish book
    • tawdry ornaments
  • adjective satellite cheap and shoddy
    shoddy; cheapjack.
    • cheapjack moviemaking...that feeds on the low taste of the mob"- Judith Crist

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lauan

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sycamore

  • noun variably colored and sometimes variegated hard tough elastic wood of a sycamore tree
    lacewood.
  • noun any of several trees of the genus Platanus having thin pale bark that scales off in small plates and lobed leaves and ball-shaped heads of fruits
    platan; plane tree.

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tree

  • noun a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
  • noun a figure that branches from a single root
    tree diagram.
    • genealogical tree

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obtuseness

  • noun the quality of being slow to understand
    dullness.
  • noun the quality of lacking a sharp edge or point

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yellowwood

  • noun the yellow wood of any of various yellowwood trees
  • noun any of various trees having yellowish wood or yielding a yellow extract
    yellowwood tree.

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fatheaded

  • adjective satellite (used informally) stupid
    duncical; loggerheaded; blockheaded; duncish; boneheaded; thick; wooden-headed; thick-skulled; thickheaded.

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birken

  • adjective satellite consisting of or made of wood of the birch tree
    birchen; birch.

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inaptness

  • noun inappropriateness
    inappositeness.
    • greater inaptness of expression would be hard to imagine

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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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titular

  • adjective of or relating to a legal title to something
    titulary.
    • titulary rights
  • adjective of or bearing a title signifying status or function
    • of titular rank

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obeche

  • noun the wood of an African obeche tree; used especially for veneering
  • noun large west African tree having large palmately lobed leaves and axillary cymose panicles of small white flowers and one-winged seeds; yields soft white to pale yellow wood
    arere; Triplochiton scleroxcylon; samba; obechi.

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stowce

(Mining) (a) A windlass. (b) A wooden landmark, to indicate possession of mining land.

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pro

  • noun an athlete who plays for pay
    professional.
  • noun an argument in favor of a proposal

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left-handed

  • adjective using or intended for the left hand
    • left-handed golfers need left-handed clubs
    • left-handed scissors
  • adjective satellite (of marriages) illicit or informal
    • in Colonial America left-handed marriages between Frenchmen and Indians were frequent

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block book

A book printed from engraved wooden blocks instead of movable types.

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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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oaken

  • adjective satellite consisting of or made of wood of the oak tree
    • a solid oak table
    • the old oaken bucket

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congé

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disgustful

  • adjective satellite highly offensive; arousing aversion or disgust
    distasteful; skanky; disgusting; loathly; loathsome; repellant; repellent; foul; repelling; yucky; revolting; wicked.
    • a disgusting smell
    • distasteful language
    • a loathsome disease
    • the idea of eating meat is repellent to me
    • revolting food
    • a wicked stench

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cumbersome

  • adjective satellite difficult to handle or use especially because of size or weight
    cumbrous.
    • a cumbersome piece of machinery
    • cumbrous protective clothing
  • adjective satellite not elegant or graceful in expression
    awkward; inept; ill-chosen; inapt; clumsy.
    • an awkward prose style
    • a clumsy apology
    • his cumbersome writing style
    • if the rumor is true, can anything be more inept than to repeat it now?

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saw

  • noun a condensed but memorable saying embodying some important fact of experience that is taken as true by many people
    proverb; byword; adage.
  • noun hand tool having a toothed blade for cutting

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douglas_fir

  • noun strong durable timber of a douglas fir
  • noun tall evergreen timber tree of western North America having resinous wood and short needles

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sickening

  • adjective satellite causing or able to cause nausea
    queasy; vile; nauseous; offensive; loathsome; noisome; nauseating.
    • a nauseating smell
    • nauseous offal
    • a sickening stench
  • verb cause aversion in; offend the moral sense of
    nauseate; sicken; revolt; churn up; disgust.
    • The pornographic pictures sickened us

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built

  • adjective satellite (used of soaps or cleaning agents) having a substance (an abrasive or filler) added to increase effectiveness
    reinforced.
    • the built liquid detergents
  • verb make by combining materials and parts
    make; build; construct.
    • this little pig made his house out of straw
    • Some eccentric constructed an electric brassiere warmer

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unsuitable

  • adjective satellite not meant or adapted for a particular purpose
    • a solvent unsuitable for use on wood surfaces
  • adjective satellite not capable of being applied
    inapplicable.
    • rules inapplicable to day students

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ham-handed

  • adjective satellite lacking physical movement skills, especially with the hands
    butterfingered; bumbling; handless; bungling; left-handed; ham-fisted; heavy-handed.
    • a bumbling mechanic
    • a bungling performance
    • ham-handed governmental interference
    • could scarcely empty a scuttle of ashes, so handless was the poor creature"- Mary H. Vorse

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self

  • noun your consciousness of your own identity
    ego.
  • noun a person considered as a unique individual
    • one's own self

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woody

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

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unmechanical

  • adjective satellite (of a person) lacking mechanical skills
    nonmechanical.

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fitting

  • noun making or becoming suitable; adjusting to circumstances
    adjustment; accommodation.
  • noun a small and often standardized accessory to a larger system

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bird's-eye_maple

  • noun maple wood having a wavy grain with eyelike markings

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butcherly

  • adjective satellite poorly done
    botchy; unskillful.
    • a botchy piece of work
    • it was an unskillful attempt
  • adjective satellite accompanied by bloodshed
    gory; sanguineous; sanguinary; slaughterous.
    • this bitter and sanguinary war

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bailey

  • noun the outer courtyard of a castle
  • noun United States singer (1918-1990)
    Pearl Mae Bailey; Pearl Bailey.

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stumblebum

  • noun a second-rate prize fighter
    palooka.
  • noun an awkward stupid person
    clod; oaf; goon; lout; lump; lummox; gawk; lubber.

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umiak

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yucky

  • adjective satellite highly offensive; arousing aversion or disgust
    distasteful; skanky; disgusting; loathly; loathsome; repellant; repellent; foul; disgustful; repelling; revolting; wicked.
    • a disgusting smell
    • distasteful language
    • a loathsome disease
    • the idea of eating meat is repellent to me
    • revolting food
    • a wicked stench

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clunky

  • adjective satellite lacking grace in movement or posture
    clumsy; gawky; unwieldy; ungainly.
    • a gawky lad with long ungainly legs
    • clumsy fingers
    • what an ungainly creature a giraffe is
    • heaved his unwieldy figure out of his chair
  • adjective satellite making a clunking sound

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gracelessness

  • noun an unpleasant lack of grace in carriage or form or movement or expression
    ungracefulness.
  • noun the inelegance of someone stiff and unrelaxed (as by embarrassment)
    clumsiness; stiffness; awkwardness.

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gunter's scale

A scale invented by the Rev. Edmund Gunter (1581-1626), a professor of astronomy at Gresham College, London, who invented also Gunter's chain, and Gunter's quadrant. ✍ Gunter's scale is a wooden rule, two feet long, on one side of which are marked scales of equal parts, of chords, sines, tangents, rhombs, etc., and on the other side scales of logarithms of these various parts, by means of which many problems in surveying and navigation may be solved, mechanically, by the aid of dividers alone.

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track

  • noun a line or route along which something travels or moves
    path; course.
    • the hurricane demolished houses in its path
    • the track of an animal
    • the course of the river
  • noun evidence pointing to a possible solution
    trail; lead.
    • the police are following a promising lead
    • the trail led straight to the perpetrator

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hazel

  • noun Australian tree grown especially for ornament and its fine-grained wood and bearing edible nuts
    hazel tree; Pomaderris apetala.
  • noun the fine-grained wood of a hazelnut tree (genus Corylus) and the hazel tree (Australian genus Pomaderris)

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vexing

  • adjective satellite extremely annoying or displeasing
    exasperating; maddening; infuriating.
    • his cavelier curtness of manner was exasperating
    • I've had an exasperating day
    • her infuriating indifference
    • the ceaseless tumult of the jukebox was maddening
  • verb cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations
    annoy; rag; devil; bother; vex; irritate; nettle; rile; get to; nark; get at; gravel; chafe.
    • Mosquitoes buzzing in my ear really bothers me
    • It irritates me that she never closes the door after she leaves

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raw_wood

  • noun wood that is not finished or painted

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mace

  • noun an official who carries a mace of office
    macer; macebearer.
  • noun (trademark) a liquid that temporarily disables a person; prepared as an aerosol and sprayed in the face, it irritates the eyes and causes dizziness and immobilization
    Chemical Mace.

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fist

  • noun a hand with the fingers clenched in the palm (as for hitting)
    clenched fist.

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unequal

  • adjective poorly balanced or matched in quantity or value or measure
  • adjective lacking the requisite qualities or resources to meet a task
    inadequate.
    • inadequate training
    • the staff was inadequate
    • she was unequal to the task

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locust

  • noun migratory grasshoppers of warm regions having short antennae
  • noun hardwood from any of various locust trees

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red_cedar

  • noun large valuable arborvitae of northwestern United States
    canoe cedar; Thuja plicata; western red cedar.
  • noun small juniper found east of Rocky Mountains having a conic crown, brown bark that peels in shreds, and small sharp needles
    eastern red cedar; red juniper; Juniperus virginiana.

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cocoswood

  • noun wood of the granadilla tree used for making musical instruments especially clarinets
    granadilla wood; cocuswood.

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pro_forma

  • adjective satellite as a formality only
    perfunctory.
    • a one-candidate pro forma election
  • adverb in a set manner without serious attention
    perfunctorily; as a formality.
    • they answered my letter pro forma
    • he kissed her cheek perfunctorily

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out_of_practice

  • adjective satellite impaired in skill by neglect
    rusty.

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unsophisticated

  • adjective satellite not wise in the ways of the world
    unworldly.
    • either too unsophisticated or too honest to promise more than he could deliver
    • this helplessly unworldly woman"- Kate O'Brien
  • adjective satellite lacking complexity
    uncomplicated.
    • small and uncomplicated cars for those really interested in motoring
    • an unsophisticated machine

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incense_wood

  • noun fragrant wood of two incense trees of the genus Protium

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xoanon

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shot

  • noun the act of firing a projectile
    shooting.
    • his shooting was slow but accurate
  • noun a solid missile discharged from a firearm
    pellet.
    • the shot buzzed past his ear

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cheap

  • adjective relatively low in price or charging low prices
    inexpensive.
    • it would have been cheap at twice the price
    • inexpensive family restaurants
  • adjective satellite tastelessly showy
    garish; gaudy; brassy; meretricious; tatty; tawdry; flash; flashy; tacky; gimcrack; loud; trashy.
    • a flash car
    • a flashy ring
    • garish colors
    • a gaudy costume
    • loud sport shirts
    • a meretricious yet stylish book
    • tawdry ornaments

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dopey

  • adjective satellite having or revealing stupidity
    goosey; dopy; goosy; anserine; jerky; foolish; gooselike.
    • ridiculous anserine behavior
    • a dopey answer
    • a dopey kid
    • some fool idea about rewriting authors' books

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chicken

  • noun the flesh of a chicken used for food
    poulet; volaille.
  • noun a domestic fowl bred for flesh or eggs; believed to have been developed from the red jungle fowl
    Gallus gallus.

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valet

  • noun a manservant who acts as a personal attendant to his employer
    valet de chambre; man; gentleman; gentleman's gentleman.
    • Jeeves was Bertie Wooster's man
  • verb serve as a personal attendant to

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bail

  • noun (criminal law) money that must be forfeited by the bondsman if an accused person fails to appear in court for trial
    bail bond; bond.
    • the judge set bail at $10,000
    • a $10,000 bond was furnished by an alderman
  • noun the legal system that allows an accused person to be temporarily released from custody (usually on condition that a sum of money guarantees their appearance at trial)
    • he is out on bail

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granadilla_wood

  • noun dark red hardwood derived from the cocobolo and used in making musical instruments e.g. clarinets
  • noun wood of the granadilla tree used for making musical instruments especially clarinets
    cocoswood; cocuswood.

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semiskilled

  • adjective satellite possessing or requiring limited skills
    • semiskilled dockworkers
    • a semiskilled job

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slow

  • verb lose velocity; move more slowly
    decelerate; slow down; retard; slow up.
    • The car decelerated
  • verb become slow or slower
    slacken; slow down; slack; slow up.
    • Production slowed

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phytology

  • noun the branch of biology that studies plants
    botany.

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offensive

  • noun the action of attacking an enemy
    offense; offence.
  • adjective satellite violating or tending to violate or offend against
    violative.
    • violative of the principles of liberty
    • considered such depravity offensive against all laws of humanity

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grotesque

  • noun art characterized by an incongruous mixture of parts of humans and animals interwoven with plants
  • adjective satellite distorted and unnatural in shape or size; abnormal and hideous
    monstrous.
    • tales of grotesque serpents eight fathoms long that churned the seas
    • twisted into monstrous shapes

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unskilled

  • adjective not having or showing or requiring special skill or proficiency
    • unskilled in the art of rhetoric
    • an enthusiastic but unskillful mountain climber
    • unskilled labor
    • workers in unskilled occupations are finding fewer and fewer job opportunities
    • unskilled workmanship
  • adjective satellite lacking professional skill or expertise
    amateurish; amateur; inexpert.
    • a very amateurish job
    • inexpert but conscientious efforts
    • an unskilled painting

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brushwood

  • noun the wood from bushes or small branches
    • they built a fire of brushwood
  • noun a dense growth of bushes
    thicket; coppice; brush; copse.

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crystallophone

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ninepin

  • noun a bowling pin of the type used in playing ninepins or (in England) skittles
    skittle; skittle pin.

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wood

  • noun the hard fibrous lignified substance under the bark of trees
  • noun the trees and other plants in a large densely wooded area
    woods; forest.

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black

  • noun the quality or state of the achromatic color of least lightness (bearing the least resemblance to white)
    inkiness; blackness.
  • noun total absence of light
    lightlessness; pitch blackness; blackness; total darkness.
    • they fumbled around in total darkness
    • in the black of night

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beauteous

  • adjective satellite (poetic )beautiful, especially to the sight

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disconcerting

  • adjective satellite causing an emotional disturbance
    upsetting.
    • his disconcerting habit of greeting friends ferociously and strangers charmingly"- Herb Caen
    • an upsetting experience
  • verb cause to feel embarrassment
    disconcert; flurry; confuse; put off.
    • The constant attention of the young man confused her

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wooden

  • adjective satellite made or consisting of (entirely or in part) or employing wood
    • a wooden box
    • an ancient cart with wooden wheels
  • adjective satellite lacking ease or grace
    • the actor's performance was wooden
    • a wooden smile

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brierwood

  • noun wood from the hard woody root of the briar Erica arborea; used to make tobacco pipes
    brier-wood; briarwood.

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dullness

  • noun the quality of being slow to understand
    obtuseness.
  • noun the quality of lacking interestingness
    • the stories were of a dullness to bring a buffalo to its knees

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graceless

  • adjective satellite lacking graciousness
    unpleasing.
    • a totally graceless hostess
  • adjective satellite lacking grace; clumsy
    ungraceful.
    • a graceless production of the play
    • his stature low...his bearing ungraceful"- Sir Walter Scott

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lancewood

  • noun durable straight-grained wood of the lacewood tree; used for building and cabinetwork and tools
  • noun source of most of the lancewood of commerce
    lancewood tree; Oxandra lanceolata.

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cedarwood

  • noun durable aromatic wood of any of numerous cedar trees; especially wood of the red cedar often used for cedar chests
    cedar.

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softwood

  • noun wood that is easy to saw (from conifers such as pine or fir)
    deal.

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port_orford_cedar

  • noun the wood of the Port Orford cedar tree
  • noun large timber tree of western North America with trunk diameter to 12 feet and height to 200 feet
    Oregon cedar; Chamaecyparis lawsoniana; Lawson's cedar; Lawson's cypress.

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holm_oak

  • noun hard wood of the holm oak tree
  • noun evergreen oak of southern Europe having leaves somewhat resembling those of holly; yields a hard wood
    holm tree; holly-leaved oak; evergreen oak; Quercus ilex.

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beam

  • noun a signal transmitted along a narrow path; guides airplane pilots in darkness or bad weather
    radio beam.
  • noun long thick piece of wood or metal or concrete, etc., used in construction

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treen

Made of wood; wooden. Obs. " Treen cups." Camden.

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clumsiness

  • noun unskillfulness resulting from a lack of training
    ineptness; awkwardness; ineptitude; maladroitness; slowness.
  • noun the carriage of someone whose movements and posture are ungainly or inelegant
    awkwardness.

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dopy

  • adjective satellite having or revealing stupidity
    goosey; goosy; anserine; dopey; jerky; foolish; gooselike.
    • ridiculous anserine behavior
    • a dopey answer
    • a dopey kid
    • some fool idea about rewriting authors' books

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southern_cypress

  • noun common cypress of southeastern United States having trunk expanded at base; found in coastal swamps and flooding river bottoms
    Taxodium distichum; swamp cypress; pond bald cypress; bald cypress.

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botanical

  • noun a drug made from part of a plant (as the bark or root or leaves)
  • adjective of or relating to plants or botany
    botanic.
    • botanical garden

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ema

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slimy

  • adjective satellite covered with or resembling slime
    slimed.
    • a slimy substance covered the rocks
  • adjective satellite morally reprehensible
    worthless; unworthy; vile; wretched; ugly; despicable.
    • would do something as despicable as murder
    • ugly crimes
    • the vile development of slavery appalled them
    • a slimy little liar

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unequal_to

  • adjective satellite not meeting requirements
    incompetent; incapable.
    • unequal to the demands put upon him

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quandong

  • noun Australian tree with edible flesh and edible nutlike seed
    Fusanus acuminatus; Eucarya acuminata; quandong tree; quandang.
  • noun the fruit of the Brisbane quandong tree
    blue fig.

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stupid

  • noun a person who is not very bright
    pillock; dullard; pudding head; poor fish; stupe; pudden-head; stupid person; dolt.
    • The economy, stupid!
  • adjective lacking or marked by lack of intellectual acuity

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shipworm

  • noun wormlike marine bivalve that bores into wooden piers and ships by means of drill-like shells
    teredinid.

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woodenness

  • noun the quality of being wooden and awkward
    • he criticized the woodenness of the acting
    • there was a certain woodenness in his replies

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white-tie

  • adjective satellite requiring white ties and tailcoats for men
    • a white-tie occasion

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stump

  • noun the base part of a tree that remains standing after the tree has been felled
    tree stump.
  • noun the part of a limb or tooth that remains after the rest is removed

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hardwood

  • noun the wood of broad-leaved dicotyledonous trees (as distinguished from the wood of conifers)

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frame

  • noun the framework for a pair of eyeglasses
  • noun a single one of a series of still transparent pictures forming a cinema, television or video film

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en

  • noun half the width of an em
    nut.

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shikara

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inapt

  • adjective satellite not elegant or graceful in expression
    awkward; inept; ill-chosen; clumsy; cumbersome.
    • an awkward prose style
    • a clumsy apology
    • his cumbersome writing style
    • if the rumor is true, can anything be more inept than to repeat it now?

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teakwood

  • noun hard strong durable yellowish-brown wood of teak trees; resistant to insects and to warping; used for furniture and in shipbuilding
    teak.

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dumb

  • adjective satellite slow to learn or understand; lacking intellectual acuity
    dim; slow; dense; obtuse; dull.
    • so dense he never understands anything I say to him
    • never met anyone quite so dim
    • although dull at classical learning, at mathematics he was uncommonly quick"- Thackeray
    • dumb officials make some really dumb decisions
    • he was either normally stupid or being deliberately obtuse
    • worked with the slow students
  • adjective satellite temporarily incapable of speaking
    speechless.
    • struck dumb
    • speechless with shock

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railroad_track

  • noun a line of track providing a runway for wheels
    railroad; railway.
    • he walked along the railroad track

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portrait

  • noun a word picture of a person's appearance and character
    portrayal; portraiture.
  • noun any likeness of a person, in any medium
    portrayal.
    • the photographer made excellent portraits

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poruwa

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practice

  • noun a customary way of operation or behavior
    pattern.
    • it is their practice to give annual raises
    • they changed their dietary pattern
  • noun systematic training by multiple repetitions
    recitation; practice session; drill; exercise.
    • practice makes perfect

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yellow_poplar

  • noun light easily worked wood of a tulip tree; used for furniture and veneer
    true tulipwood; whitewood; tulipwood; white poplar.
  • noun tall North American deciduous timber tree having large tulip-shaped greenish yellow flowers and conelike fruit; yields soft white woods used especially for cabinet work
    tulip tree; Liriodendron tulipifera; tulip poplar; canary whitewood.

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pressback

To pack, or prepare for packing, by means of a press.

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monstrous

  • adjective satellite abnormally large
  • adjective satellite shockingly brutal or cruel
    grievous; atrocious; flagitious.
    • murder is an atrocious crime
    • a grievous offense against morality
    • a grievous crime
    • no excess was too monstrous for them to commit

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fumed_oak

  • noun oak given a weathered appearance by exposure to fumes of ammonia; used for cabinetwork

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crude

  • noun a dark oil consisting mainly of hydrocarbons
    crude oil; oil; fossil oil; petroleum; rock oil.
  • adjective satellite not carefully or expertly made
    rough.
    • managed to make a crude splint
    • a crude cabin of logs with bark still on them
    • rough carpentry

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knotty_pine

  • noun pine lumber with many knots; used especially for paneling and furniture

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skittle

  • noun a bowling pin of the type used in playing ninepins or (in England) skittles
    ninepin; skittle pin.
  • verb play skittles

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keg

  • noun the quantity contained in a keg
    kegful.
  • noun small cask or barrel

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fencepole

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weak

  • adjective wanting in physical strength
    • a weak pillar
  • adjective satellite overly diluted; thin and insipid
    watery; washy.
    • washy coffee
    • watery milk
    • weak tea

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bald_cypress

  • noun smaller than and often included in the closely related Taxodium distichum
    pond cypress; Taxodium ascendens.
  • noun common cypress of southeastern United States having trunk expanded at base; found in coastal swamps and flooding river bottoms
    Taxodium distichum; swamp cypress; pond bald cypress; southern cypress.

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fugly

  • adjective satellite (slang) extremely ugly

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witless

  • adjective satellite (of especially persons) lacking sense or understanding or judgment
    senseless; soft-witted; nitwitted.

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basswood

  • noun soft light-colored wood of any of various linden trees; used in making crates and boxes and in carving and millwork
    linden.
  • noun any of various deciduous trees of the genus Tilia with heart-shaped leaves and drooping cymose clusters of yellowish often fragrant flowers; several yield valuable timber
    linden; linden tree; lime tree; lime.

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black_locust

  • noun strong stiff wood of a black-locust tree; very resistant to decay
  • noun large thorny tree of eastern and central United States having pinnately compound leaves and drooping racemes of white flowers; widely naturalized in many varieties in temperate regions
    yellow locust; Robinia pseudoacacia.

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lignin

  • noun a complex polymer; the chief constituent of wood other than carbohydrates; binds to cellulose fibers to harden and strengthen cell walls of plants

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piano_stool

  • noun a stool for piano players; usually adjustable in height
    music stool.

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ill

  • noun an often persistent bodily disorder or disease; a cause for complaining
    complaint; ailment.
  • adjective affected by an impairment of normal physical or mental function
    sick.
    • ill from the monotony of his suffering

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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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incense

  • noun a substance that produces a fragrant odor when burned
  • noun the pleasing scent produced when incense is burned
    • incense filled the room

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pteridological

  • adjective of or relating to the study of ferns

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ooser

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tum

  • noun an enlarged and muscular saclike organ of the alimentary canal; the principal organ of digestion
    tummy; stomach; breadbasket.

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callitris_quadrivalvis

  • noun large coniferous evergreen tree of North Africa and Spain having flattened branches and scalelike leaves yielding a hard fragrant wood; bark yields a resin used in varnishes
    sandarac; Tetraclinis articulata; sandarac tree.

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lignum_vitae

  • noun hard greenish-brown wood of the lignum vitae tree and other trees of the genus Guaiacum
    guaiac; guaiacum.
  • noun small evergreen tree of Caribbean and southern Central America to northern South America; a source of lignum vitae wood, hardest of commercial timbers, and a medicinal resin
    Guaiacum officinale.

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ceremonious

  • adjective characterized by pomp and ceremony and stately display
    pompous.
  • adjective satellite rigidly formal or bound by convention
    conventional.
    • their ceremonious greetings did not seem heartfelt

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inapposite

  • adjective satellite of an inappropriate or misapplied nature
    out of place.

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headed

  • adjective satellite having a heading or course in a certain direction
    • westward headed wagons
  • verb to go or travel towards
    head.
    • where is she heading
    • We were headed for the mountains

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sweet

  • noun a dish served as the last course of a meal
    dessert; afters.
  • noun English phonetician; one of the founders of modern phonetics (1845-1912)
    Henry Sweet.

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citronwood

  • noun wood of a citron tree
  • noun durable fragrant wood; used in building (as in the roof of the cathedral at Cordova, Spain)
    sandarac.

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ironwood

  • noun handsome East Indian evergreen tree often planted as an ornamental for its fragrant white flowers that yield a perfume; source of very heavy hardwood used for railroad ties
    ironwood tree; Mesua ferrea; rose chestnut.
  • noun exceptionally tough or hard wood of any of a number of ironwood trees

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cabinetry

  • noun the craft of making furniture (especially furniture of high quality)
    cabinetwork.

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lowly

  • adjective satellite low or inferior in station or quality
    small; modest; humble; low.
    • a humble cottage
    • a lowly parish priest
    • a modest man of the people
    • small beginnings
  • adjective satellite inferior in rank or status
    petty; junior-grade; lower-ranking; subaltern; secondary.
    • the junior faculty
    • a lowly corporal
    • petty officialdom
    • a subordinate functionary

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church

  • noun one of the groups of Christians who have their own beliefs and forms of worship
    Christian church.
  • noun a place for public (especially Christian) worship
    church building.
    • the church was empty

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thick-skulled

  • adjective satellite (used informally) stupid
    duncical; loggerheaded; blockheaded; duncish; fatheaded; boneheaded; thick; wooden-headed; thickheaded.

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acrolith

(Arch. & Sculp.) A statue whose extremities are of stone, the trunk being generally of wood. Elmes.

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brassy

  • adjective resembling the sound of a brass instrument
    brasslike.
  • adjective satellite tastelessly showy
    garish; gaudy; meretricious; tatty; tawdry; flash; cheap; flashy; tacky; gimcrack; loud; trashy.
    • a flash car
    • a flashy ring
    • garish colors
    • a gaudy costume
    • loud sport shirts
    • a meretricious yet stylish book
    • tawdry ornaments

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backwardness

  • noun lack of normal development of intellectual capacities
    retardation; subnormality; slowness; mental retardation.

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prescribed

  • adjective satellite set down as a rule or guide
  • verb issue commands or orders for
    prescribe; order; dictate.

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balsamic

  • adjective of or relating to or containing balsam
    balsamy.
    • a balsamic fragrance

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lumpish

  • adjective satellite mentally sluggish
    lumpen; unthinking.

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maladroit

  • adjective not adroit
    • a maladroit movement of his hand caused the car to swerve
    • a maladroit translation
    • maladroit propaganda

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sandarac_tree

  • noun large coniferous evergreen tree of North Africa and Spain having flattened branches and scalelike leaves yielding a hard fragrant wood; bark yields a resin used in varnishes
    sandarac; Tetraclinis articulata; Callitris quadrivalvis.

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tupelo

  • noun pale soft wood of a tupelo tree especially the water gum
  • noun any of several gum trees of swampy areas of North America
    tupelo tree.

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jerky

  • noun meat (especially beef) cut in strips and dried in the sun
    jerked meat; jerk.
  • adjective satellite lacking a steady rhythm
    jerking; arrhythmic.
    • an arrhythmic heartbeat

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rebarbative

  • adjective satellite serving or tending to repel
    repellant; repellent.
    • he became rebarbative and prickly and spiteful
    • I find his obsequiousness repellent

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incompetent

  • noun someone who is not competent to take effective action
    incompetent person.
  • adjective legally not qualified or sufficient
    unqualified.
    • a wife is usually considered unqualified to testify against her husband
    • incompetent witnesses

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chalet

  • noun a Swiss house with a sloping roof and wide eaves or a house built in this style

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fire

  • noun the event of something burning (often destructive)
    • they lost everything in the fire
  • noun the act of firing weapons or artillery at an enemy
    firing.
    • hold your fire until you can see the whites of their eyes
    • they retreated in the face of withering enemy fire

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ineptitude

  • noun unskillfulness resulting from a lack of training
    ineptness; awkwardness; maladroitness; clumsiness; slowness.
  • noun having no qualities that would render it valuable or useful
    worthlessness.
    • the drill sergeant's intent was to convince all the recruits of their worthlessness

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cypress

  • noun wood of any of various cypress trees especially of the genus Cupressus
  • noun any of numerous evergreen conifers of the genus Cupressus of north temperate regions having dark scalelike leaves and rounded cones
    cypress tree.

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montezuma_cypress

  • noun cypress of river valleys of Mexican highlands
    Taxodium mucronatum; Mexican swamp cypress.

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homely

  • adjective satellite lacking in physical beauty or proportion
    plain.
    • a homely child
    • several of the buildings were downright homely
    • a plain girl with a freckled face
  • adjective satellite having a feeling of home; cozy and comfortable
    homey; homelike; homy.
    • the homely everyday atmosphere
    • a homey little inn

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crappy

  • adjective satellite very bad
    stinking; shitty; stinky; lousy; rotten; icky.
    • a lousy play
    • it's a stinking world

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unlovely

  • adjective satellite without beauty or charm
    unpicturesque.

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wartime

  • noun a period of time during which there is armed conflict

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ruby

  • noun a transparent piece of ruby that has been cut and polished and is valued as a precious gem
  • noun a transparent deep red variety of corundum; used as a gemstone and in lasers

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case

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

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botanic

  • adjective of or relating to plants or botany
    botanical.
    • botanical garden

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queasy

  • adjective satellite causing or able to cause nausea
    vile; nauseous; offensive; loathsome; sickening; noisome; nauseating.
    • a nauseating smell
    • nauseous offal
    • a sickening stench
  • adjective satellite feeling nausea; feeling about to vomit
    nauseous; nauseated; sick; sickish.

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matchwood

  • noun wood in small pieces or splinters
    splinters.
    • the vessel was beaten to matchwood on the rocks
  • noun wood suitable for making matchsticks

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andaman_redwood

  • noun mottled curly-grained wood of Pterocarpus indicus
    amboyna.

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penstock

  • noun regulator consisting of a valve or gate that controls the rate of water flow through a sluice
    floodgate; head gate; sluicegate; sluice valve; water gate.
  • noun conduit that carries a rapid flow of water controlled by a sluicegate
    sluice; sluiceway.

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ill-chosen

  • adjective satellite not elegant or graceful in expression
    awkward; inept; inapt; clumsy; cumbersome.
    • an awkward prose style
    • a clumsy apology
    • his cumbersome writing style
    • if the rumor is true, can anything be more inept than to repeat it now?

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woodblock

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rope

  • noun a strong line
  • noun street names for flunitrazepan
    R-2; roofy; forget me drug; Mexican valium; rophy; roach; circle.

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ugly

  • adjective displeasing to the senses
    • an ugly face
    • ugly furniture
  • adjective satellite inclined to anger or bad feelings with overtones of menace
    surly.
    • a surly waiter
    • an ugly frame of mind

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red_gum

  • noun reddish-brown dried gummy exudation from any of several trees of the genus Eucalyptus especially Eucalyptus camaldulensis
    eucalyptus kino; eucalyptus gum.
  • noun very large red gum tree
    Eucalyptus calophylla; marri.

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subnormal

  • noun a person of less than normal intelligence
  • adjective satellite below normal or average
    • after the floods the harvests were subnormal
    • subnormal intelligence

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brazilwood

  • noun heavy wood of various brazilwood trees; used for violin bows and as dyewoods
  • noun tropical tree with prickly trunk; its heavy red wood yields a red dye and is used for cabinetry
    peach-wood; Caesalpinia echinata; peachwood; pernambuco wood.

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briarwood

  • noun wood from the hard woody root of the briar Erica arborea; used to make tobacco pipes
    brierwood; brier-wood.

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sawdust

  • noun fine particles of wood made by sawing wood

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unintelligent

  • adjective lacking intelligence
    stupid.
    • a dull job with lazy and unintelligent co-workers

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commander

  • noun an officer in command of a military unit
    commanding officer; commandant.
  • noun someone in an official position of authority who can command or control others

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blackwood

  • noun very dark wood of any of several blackwood trees
  • noun any of several hardwood trees yielding very dark-colored wood
    blackwood tree.

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ligneous

  • adjective satellite consisting of or containing lignin or xylem
    • ligneous (or woody) tissue

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unskillful

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

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rungu

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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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maddening

  • adjective satellite extremely annoying or displeasing
    exasperating; infuriating; vexing.
    • his cavelier curtness of manner was exasperating
    • I've had an exasperating day
    • her infuriating indifference
    • the ceaseless tumult of the jukebox was maddening
  • verb cause to go crazy; cause to lose one's mind
    madden; craze.

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cross

  • noun a wooden structure consisting of an upright post with a transverse piece
  • noun a marking that consists of lines that cross each other
    crisscross; mark.

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butcher

  • noun a retailer of meat
    meatman.
  • noun a brutal indiscriminate murderer

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lemonwood

  • noun hard tough elastic wood of the lemonwood tree; used for making bows and fishing rods
  • noun South African evergreen having hard tough wood
    Psychotria capensis; lemon-wood; lemonwood tree; lemon-wood tree.

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unfortunate

  • noun a person who suffers misfortune
    unfortunate person.
  • adjective not favored by fortune; marked or accompanied by or resulting in ill fortune
    • an unfortunate turn of events
    • an unfortunate decision
    • unfortunate investments
    • an unfortunate night for all concerned

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hazelwood

  • noun reddish-brown wood and lumber from heartwood of the sweet gum tree used to make furniture
    sweet gum; red gum; satin walnut.

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holystone

  • noun a soft sandstone used for scrubbing the decks of a ship
  • verb scrub with a holystone
    • holystone the ship's deck

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ball

  • noun round object that is hit or thrown or kicked in games
    • the ball travelled 90 mph on his serve
    • the mayor threw out the first ball
    • the ball rolled into the corner pocket
  • noun a solid projectile that is shot by a musket
    musket ball.
    • they had to carry a ramrod as well as powder and ball

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stiffness

  • noun the physical property of being inflexible and hard to bend
  • noun the property of moving with pain or difficulty
    • he awoke with a painful stiffness in his neck

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juniper

  • noun desert shrub of Syria and Arabia having small white flowers; constitutes the juniper of the Old Testament; sometimes placed in genus Genista
    juniper bush; Retama raetam; retem; Genista raetam; raetam.
  • noun coniferous shrub or small tree with berrylike cones

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amboyna

  • noun mottled curly-grained wood of Pterocarpus indicus
    Andaman redwood.
  • noun tree native to southeastern Asia having reddish wood with a mottled or striped black grain
    Pterocarpus indicus; padouk; padauk.

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kauri

  • noun resin of the kauri trees of New Zealand; found usually as a fossil; also collected for making varnishes and linoleum
    kauri copal; kauri gum; kauri resin.
  • noun tall timber tree of New Zealand having white straight-grained wood
    Agathis australis; kaury.

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rail

  • noun a barrier consisting of a horizontal bar and supports
    railing.
  • noun short for railway
    • he traveled by rail
    • he was concerned with rail safety

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evil

  • noun morally objectionable behavior
    iniquity; wickedness; immorality.
  • noun that which causes harm or destruction or misfortune; the good is oft interred with their bones"- Shakespeare
    • the evil that men do lives after them

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kokeshi

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birch

  • noun hard close-grained wood of any of various birch trees; used especially in furniture and interior finishes and plywood
  • noun any betulaceous tree or shrub of the genus Betula having a thin peeling bark
    birch tree.

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guaiac

  • noun hard greenish-brown wood of the lignum vitae tree and other trees of the genus Guaiacum
    guaiacum; lignum vitae.

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butter

  • noun an edible emulsion of fat globules made by churning milk or cream; for cooking and table use
  • noun a fighter who strikes the opponent with his head

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eucalyptus

  • noun wood of any of various eucalyptus trees valued as timber
  • noun a tree of the genus Eucalyptus
    eucalyptus tree; eucalypt.

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balsa_wood

  • noun strong lightweight wood of the balsa tree used especially for floats
    balsa.

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off

  • verb kill intentionally and with premeditation
    murder; slay; dispatch; remove; hit; bump off; polish off.
    • The mafia boss ordered his enemies murdered
  • adjective not in operation or operational
    • the oven is off
    • the lights are off

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driftwood

  • noun wood that is floating or that has been washed ashore

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sumac

  • noun wood of a sumac
  • noun a shrub or tree of the genus Rhus (usually limited to the non-poisonous members of the genus)
    sumach; shumac.

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humble

  • verb cause to be unpretentious
    • This experience will humble him
  • verb cause to feel shame; hurt the pride of
    abase; chagrin; mortify; humiliate.
    • He humiliated his colleague by criticising him in front of the boss

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loathsome

  • adjective satellite causing or able to cause nausea
    queasy; vile; nauseous; offensive; sickening; noisome; nauseating.
    • a nauseating smell
    • nauseous offal
    • a sickening stench
  • adjective satellite highly offensive; arousing aversion or disgust
    distasteful; skanky; disgusting; loathly; repellant; repellent; foul; disgustful; repelling; yucky; revolting; wicked.
    • a disgusting smell
    • distasteful language
    • a loathsome disease
    • the idea of eating meat is repellent to me
    • revolting food
    • a wicked stench

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unpresentable

  • adjective satellite creating an unfavorable or neutral first impression
    unprepossessing.

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boxwood

  • noun very hard tough close-grained light yellow wood of the box (particularly the common box); used in delicate woodwork: musical instruments and inlays and engraving blocks
    Turkish boxwood.
  • noun evergreen shrubs or small trees
    box.

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poplar

  • noun soft light-colored non-durable wood of the poplar
  • noun any of numerous trees of north temperate regions having light soft wood and flowers borne in catkins
    poplar tree.

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incapable

  • adjective (followed by `of') lacking capacity or ability
    • incapable of carrying a tune
    • he is incapable of understanding the matter
    • incapable of doing the work
  • adjective satellite not being susceptible to or admitting of something (usually followed by `of')
    • incapable of solution

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ill-fitting

  • adjective satellite not the right size or shape

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knotty

  • adjective satellite making great mental demands; hard to comprehend or solve or believe
    tough; problematic; elusive; baffling; problematical.
    • a baffling problem
    • I faced the knotty problem of what to have for breakfast
    • a problematic situation at home
  • adjective satellite used of old persons or old trees; covered with knobs or knots
    gnarly; gnarled; knotted; knobbed.
    • gnarled and knotted hands
    • a knobbed stick

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uneasy

  • adjective lacking a sense of security or affording no ease or reassurance
    • farmers were uneasy until rain finally came
    • uneasy about his health
    • gave an uneasy laugh
    • uneasy lies the head that wears the crown
    • an uneasy coalition government
    • an uneasy calm
    • an uneasy silence fell on the group
  • adjective lacking or not affording physical or mental rest
    restless.
    • a restless night
    • she fell into an uneasy sleep

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unprepossessing

  • adjective satellite creating an unfavorable or neutral first impression
    unpresentable.

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cabinetmaker

  • noun a woodworker who specializes in making furniture
    furniture maker.

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musical

  • noun a play or film whose action and dialogue is interspersed with singing and dancing
    musical comedy; musical theater.
  • adjective characterized by or capable of producing music
    • a musical evening
    • musical instruments

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out_of_place

  • adjective satellite of an inappropriate or misapplied nature
    inapposite.
  • adverb in a setting where one is or feels inappropriate or incongruous
    • he felt out of place in the lingerie shop

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left

  • noun location near or direction toward the left side; i.e. the side to the north when a person or object faces east
    • she stood on the left
  • noun those who support varying degrees of social or political or economic change designed to promote the public welfare
    left wing.

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clod

  • noun a compact mass
    ball; glob; lump; clump; chunk.
    • a ball of mud caught him on the shoulder
  • noun an awkward stupid person
    oaf; goon; lout; lump; lummox; stumblebum; gawk; lubber.

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clog

  • noun footwear usually with wooden soles
    geta; patten; sabot.
  • noun any object that acts as a hindrance or obstruction

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knot

  • noun a tight cluster of people or things
    • a small knot of women listened to his sermon
    • the bird had a knot of feathers forming a crest
  • noun any of various fastenings formed by looping and tying a rope (or cord) upon itself or to another rope or to another object

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blockhouse

  • noun a stronghold that is reinforced for protection from enemy fire; with apertures for defensive fire

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oak

  • noun the hard durable wood of any oak; used especially for furniture and flooring
  • noun a deciduous tree of the genus Quercus; has acorns and lobed leaves
    oak tree.
    • great oaks grow from little acorns

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trojan_horse

  • noun a subversive group that supports the enemy and engages in espionage or sabotage; an enemy in your midst
    fifth column.
  • noun a program that appears desirable but actually contains something harmful
    trojan.
    • the contents of a trojan can be a virus or a worm
    • when he downloaded the free game it turned out to be a trojan horse

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lacewood

  • noun variably colored and sometimes variegated hard tough elastic wood of a sycamore tree
    sycamore.

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dumbness

  • noun the quality of being mentally slow and limited
    denseness; slow-wittedness.

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scrofulous

  • adjective satellite afflicted with scrofula
  • adjective satellite morally contaminated
    • denounce the scrofulous wealth of the times"- J.D.Hart

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cross-spall

(Shipbuilding) One of the temporary wooden braces, placed horizontally across a frame to hold it in position until the deck beams are in; a cross-pawl.

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whitewood

  • noun light easily worked wood of a tulip tree; used for furniture and veneer
    true tulipwood; tulipwood; white poplar; yellow poplar.

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satin

  • noun a smooth fabric of silk or rayon; has a glossy face and a dull back

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yew

  • noun wood of a yew; especially the durable fine-grained light brown or red wood of the English yew valued for cabinetwork and archery bows
  • noun any of numerous evergreen trees or shrubs having red cup-shaped berries and flattened needlelike leaves

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timber

  • noun the wood of trees cut and prepared for use as building material
    lumber.
  • noun a beam made of wood

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sabicu

  • noun the wood of the sabicu which resembles mahogany
    sabicu wood.
  • noun West Indian tree yielding a hard dark brown wood resembling mahogany in texture and value
    Lysiloma sabicu.

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ham

  • noun meat cut from the thigh of a hog (usually smoked)
    jambon; gammon.
  • noun (Old Testament) son of Noah

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elm

  • noun any of various trees of the genus Ulmus: important timber or shade trees
    elm tree.
  • noun hard tough wood of an elm tree; used for e.g. implements and furniture
    elmwood.

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sapwood

  • noun newly formed outer wood lying between the cambium and the heartwood of a tree or woody plant; usually light colored; active in water conduction

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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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ease

  • noun freedom from difficulty or hardship or effort
    simplicity; simpleness; easiness.
    • he rose through the ranks with apparent ease
    • they put it into containers for ease of transportation
    • the very easiness of the deed held her back
  • noun a freedom from financial difficulty that promotes a comfortable state
    comfort.
    • a life of luxury and ease
    • he had all the material comforts of this world

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senseless

  • adjective satellite not marked by the use of reason
    mindless; reasonless.
    • mindless violence
    • reasonless hostility
    • a senseless act
  • adjective satellite unresponsive to stimulation
    insensible.
    • he lay insensible where he had fallen
    • drugged and senseless

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bench

  • noun a long seat for more than one person
  • noun a level shelf of land interrupting a declivity (with steep slopes above and below)
    terrace.

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gormless

  • adjective satellite (British informal) lacking intelligence and vitality
    gaumless.

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board

  • noun a committee having supervisory powers
    • the board has seven members
  • noun a stout length of sawn timber; made in a wide variety of sizes and used for many purposes
    plank.

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shitty

  • adjective satellite very bad
    stinking; stinky; crappy; lousy; rotten; icky.
    • a lousy play
    • it's a stinking world

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binnacle

  • noun a nonmagnetic housing for a ship's compass (usually in front of the helm)

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quira

  • noun hard heavy red wood of a quira tree
    Panama redwood.
  • noun any of several tropical American trees some yielding economically important timber

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bungling

  • adjective satellite showing lack of skill or aptitude
    clumsy; fumbling; incompetent.
    • a bungling workman
    • did a clumsy job
    • his fumbling attempt to put up a shelf
  • verb make a mess of, destroy or ruin
    muck up; foul up; blow; botch up; botch; bollix; fumble; mishandle; bollocks; bumble; ball up; bobble; bollocks up; spoil; bollix up; fuck up; fluff; flub; bodge; muff; louse up; mess up; screw up; bungle.
    • I botched the dinner and we had to eat out
    • the pianist screwed up the difficult passage in the second movement

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perfunctory

  • adjective satellite hasty and without attention to detail; not thorough
    passing; cursory; casual.
    • a casual (or cursory) inspection failed to reveal the house's structural flaws
    • a passing glance
    • perfunctory courtesy
  • adjective satellite as a formality only
    pro forma.
    • a one-candidate pro forma election

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clarabella

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cedar

  • noun any of numerous trees of the family Cupressaceae that resemble cedars
    cedar tree.
  • noun durable aromatic wood of any of numerous cedar trees; especially wood of the red cedar often used for cedar chests
    cedarwood.

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semiformal

  • adjective satellite moderately formal; requiring a dinner jacket
    semi-formal; black-tie.
    • he wore semiformal attire
    • a black-tie dinner

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barge

  • noun a flatbottom boat for carrying heavy loads (especially on canals)
    hoy; lighter; flatboat.
  • verb push one's way
    thrust ahead; push forward.
    • she barged into the meeting room

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railroad

  • noun line that is the commercial organization responsible for operating a system of transportation for trains that pull passengers or freight
    railway line; railway; railroad line; railway system.
  • noun a line of track providing a runway for wheels
    railroad track; railway.
    • he walked along the railroad track

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formal

  • noun a lavish dance requiring formal attire
    ball.
  • noun a gown for evening wear
    dinner dress; evening gown; dinner gown.

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skanky

  • adjective satellite highly offensive; arousing aversion or disgust
    distasteful; disgusting; loathly; loathsome; repellant; repellent; foul; disgustful; repelling; yucky; revolting; wicked.
    • a disgusting smell
    • distasteful language
    • a loathsome disease
    • the idea of eating meat is repellent to me
    • revolting food
    • a wicked stench

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like

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

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semi

  • noun one of the two competitions in the next to the last round of an elimination tournament
    semifinal.
  • noun a truck consisting of a tractor and trailer together
    trailer truck; tractor trailer; trucking rig; articulated lorry; rig.

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beechwood

  • noun wood of any of various beech trees; used for flooring and containers and plywood and tool handles
    beech.

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gatka

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shutter

  • noun a mechanical device on a camera that opens and closes to control the time of a photographic exposure
  • noun a hinged blind for a window

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feckless

  • adjective satellite not fit to assume responsibility
  • adjective satellite generally incompetent and ineffectual
    inept.
    • feckless attempts to repair the plumbing
    • inept handling of the account

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unsightly

  • adjective satellite unpleasant to look at
    • unsightly billboards

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boneheaded

  • adjective satellite (used informally) stupid
    duncical; loggerheaded; blockheaded; duncish; fatheaded; thick; wooden-headed; thick-skulled; thickheaded.

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bamboo

  • noun the hard woody stems of bamboo plants; used in construction and crafts and fishing poles
  • noun woody tropical grass having hollow woody stems; mature canes used for construction and furniture

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foolish

  • adjective devoid of good sense or judgment
    • foolish remarks
    • a foolish decision
  • adjective satellite having or revealing stupidity
    goosey; dopy; goosy; anserine; dopey; jerky; gooselike.
    • ridiculous anserine behavior
    • a dopey answer
    • a dopey kid
    • some fool idea about rewriting authors' books

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soft

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

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ceremonial

  • noun a formal event performed on a special occasion
    ceremony; ceremonial occasion; observance.
    • a ceremony commemorating Pearl Harbor
  • adjective satellite marked by pomp or ceremony or formality
    • a ceremonial occasion
    • ceremonial garb

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inexperienced

  • adjective lacking practical experience or training
    inexperient.

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beechen

  • adjective satellite consisting of or made of wood of the beech tree

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goosey

  • adjective satellite having or revealing stupidity
    dopy; goosy; anserine; dopey; jerky; foolish; gooselike.
    • ridiculous anserine behavior
    • a dopey answer
    • a dopey kid
    • some fool idea about rewriting authors' books

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deal

  • noun a particular instance of buying or selling
    business deal; trade.
    • it was a package deal
    • I had no further trade with him
    • he's a master of the business deal
  • noun an agreement between parties (usually arrived at after discussion) fixing obligations of each
    bargain.
    • he made a bargain with the devil
    • he rose to prominence through a series of shady deals

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exposed

  • adjective satellite with no protection or shield
    open.
    • the exposed northeast frontier
    • open to the weather
    • an open wound
  • verb expose or make accessible to some action or influence
    expose.
    • Expose your students to art
    • expose the blanket to sunshine

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cider

  • noun a beverage made from juice pressed from apples
    cyder.

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woolstock

A heavy wooden hammer for milling cloth.

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botchy

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

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saw_log

  • noun log large enough to be sawed into boards

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repelling

  • adjective satellite highly offensive; arousing aversion or disgust
    distasteful; skanky; disgusting; loathly; loathsome; repellant; repellent; foul; disgustful; yucky; revolting; wicked.
    • a disgusting smell
    • distasteful language
    • a loathsome disease
    • the idea of eating meat is repellent to me
    • revolting food
    • a wicked stench
  • verb cause to move back by force or influence
    repulse; beat back; repel; drive; push back; force back.
    • repel the enemy
    • push back the urge to smoke
    • beat back the invaders

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beefwood

  • noun a tropical hardwood tree yielding balata gum and heavy red timber
    balata; Manilkara bidentata; balata tree; bully tree.
  • noun any of several heavy hard reddish chiefly tropical woods of the families Casuarinaceae and Proteaceae; some used for cabinetwork

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gross

  • noun twelve dozen
    144.
  • noun the entire amount of income before any deductions are made
    receipts; revenue.

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slice

  • noun a share of something
    piece.
    • a slice of the company's revenue
  • noun a serving that has been cut from a larger portion
    piece.
    • a piece of pie
    • a slice of bread

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cooper

  • noun a craftsman who makes or repairs wooden barrels or tubs
    barrel maker.
  • noun United States industrialist who built the first American locomotive; founded Cooper Union in New York City to offer free courses in the arts and sciences (1791-1883)
    Peter Cooper.

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denseness

  • noun the quality of being mentally slow and limited
    dumbness; slow-wittedness.
  • noun the spatial property of being crowded together
    compactness; concentration; tightness; density.

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bottom

  • noun the lower side of anything
    undersurface; underside.
  • noun the lowest part of anything
    • they started at the bottom of the hill

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mummy

  • noun informal terms for a mother
    ma; mommy; mammy; mum; momma; mamma; mom; mama.
  • noun a body embalmed and dried and wrapped for burial (as in ancient Egypt)

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full-dress

  • adjective satellite suitable for formal occasions
    dress.
    • formal wear
    • a full-dress uniform
    • dress shoes
  • adjective satellite (of an occasion) requiring formal clothes
    dress.
    • a dress dinner
    • a full-dress ceremony

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tactless

  • adjective lacking or showing a lack of what is fitting and considerate in dealing with others
    untactful.
    • in the circumstances it was tactless to ask her age
  • adjective satellite revealing lack of perceptiveness or judgment or finesse
    inept.
    • an inept remark
    • it was tactless to bring up those disagreeable

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moot

  • noun a hypothetical case that law students argue as an exercise
    • he organized the weekly moot
  • verb think about carefully; weigh
    deliberate; turn over; consider; debate.
    • They considered the possibility of a strike
    • Turn the proposal over in your mind

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gray

  • noun a neutral achromatic color midway between white and black
    grayness; greyness; grey.
  • noun clothing that is a grey color
    grey.
    • he was dressed in grey

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nitwitted

  • adjective satellite (of especially persons) lacking sense or understanding or judgment
    witless; senseless; soft-witted.

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yellow_pine

  • noun any of various pines having yellow wood
  • noun hard yellowish wood of a yellow pine

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burl

  • noun the wood cut from a tree burl or outgrowth; often used decoratively in veneer
  • noun a large rounded outgrowth on the trunk or branch of a tree

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wainscot

  • noun panel forming the lower part of an interior wall when it is finished differently from the rest of the wall
    dado.
  • noun wooden panels that can be used to line the walls of a room
    wainscoting; wainscotting.

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meretricious

  • adjective like or relating to a prostitute
    • meretricious relationships
  • adjective satellite tastelessly showy
    garish; gaudy; brassy; tatty; tawdry; flash; cheap; flashy; tacky; gimcrack; loud; trashy.
    • a flash car
    • a flashy ring
    • garish colors
    • a gaudy costume
    • loud sport shirts
    • a meretricious yet stylish book
    • tawdry ornaments

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strained

  • adjective satellite lacking natural ease
    labored; laboured.
    • a labored style of debating
  • verb to exert much effort or energy
    strain; reach; strive.
    • straining our ears to hear

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worthless

  • adjective lacking in usefulness or value
    • a worthless idler
  • adjective satellite morally reprehensible
    unworthy; vile; slimy; wretched; ugly; despicable.
    • would do something as despicable as murder
    • ugly crimes
    • the vile development of slavery appalled them
    • a slimy little liar

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repellant

  • noun a compound with which fabrics are treated to repel water
    repellent.
  • noun a chemical substance that repels animals
    repellent.

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jazzy

  • adjective satellite resembling jazz (especially in its rhythm)
  • adjective satellite (used especially of clothes) marked by conspicuous display
    showy; gaudy; sporty; flashy.

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despicable

  • adjective satellite morally reprehensible
    worthless; unworthy; vile; slimy; wretched; ugly.
    • would do something as despicable as murder
    • ugly crimes
    • the vile development of slavery appalled them
    • a slimy little liar

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gimcrack

  • noun ornamental objects of no great value
    gimcrackery; trumpery; falderol; frill; nonsense; folderal.
  • adjective satellite tastelessly showy
    garish; gaudy; brassy; meretricious; tatty; tawdry; flash; cheap; flashy; tacky; loud; trashy.
    • a flash car
    • a flashy ring
    • garish colors
    • a gaudy costume
    • loud sport shirts
    • a meretricious yet stylish book
    • tawdry ornaments

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post

  • noun the position where someone (as a guard or sentry) stands or is assigned to stand
    station.
    • a soldier manned the entrance post
    • a sentry station
  • noun military installation at which a body of troops is stationed
    military post.
    • this military post provides an important source of income for the town nearby
    • there is an officer's club on the post

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skeel

A shallow wooden vessel for holding milk or cream. Prov. Eng. & Scot. Grose.

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cigar-box_cedar

  • noun fragrant wood much used for cigar boxes

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exasperating

  • adjective satellite extremely annoying or displeasing
    maddening; infuriating; vexing.
    • his cavelier curtness of manner was exasperating
    • I've had an exasperating day
    • her infuriating indifference
    • the ceaseless tumult of the jukebox was maddening
  • verb exasperate or irritate
    aggravate; exasperate; exacerbate.

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mexican_swamp_cypress

  • noun cypress of river valleys of Mexican highlands
    Taxodium mucronatum; Montezuma cypress.

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have

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

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caulk

  • noun a waterproof filler and sealant that is used in building and repair to make watertight
    caulking.
  • verb seal with caulking
    calk.
    • caulk the window

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repellent

  • noun a compound with which fabrics are treated to repel water
    repellant.
  • noun a chemical substance that repels animals
    repellant.

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stand

  • noun a support or foundation
    pedestal; base.
    • the base of the lamp
  • noun the position where a thing or person stands

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wicker

  • noun slender flexible branches or twigs (especially of willow or some canes); used for wickerwork
  • noun work made of interlaced slender branches (especially willow branches)
    wickerwork; caning.

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swamp

  • noun low land that is seasonally flooded; has more woody plants than a marsh and better drainage than a bog
    swampland.
  • noun a situation fraught with difficulties and imponderables
    • he was trapped in a medical swamp

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block

  • noun a solid piece of something (usually having flat rectangular sides)
    • the pyramids were built with large stone blocks
  • noun a rectangular area in a city surrounded by streets and usually containing several buildings
    city block.
    • he lives in the next block

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xylophobia

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woodenly

  • adverb without grace; rigidly
    ungraciously; ungracefully; gracelessly.
    • they moved woodenly

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fumed

  • adjective satellite (of wood) darkened or colored by exposure to ammonia fumes
    • fumed oak
  • verb be mad, angry, or furious
    fume.

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white_poplar

  • noun a poplar that is widely cultivated in the United States; has white bark and leaves with whitish undersurfaces
    aspen poplar; silver-leaved poplar; white aspen; Populus alba; abele.
  • noun light easily worked wood of a tulip tree; used for furniture and veneer
    true tulipwood; whitewood; tulipwood; yellow poplar.

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slow-witted

  • adjective satellite retarded in intellectual development
    half-witted; feebleminded; backward.

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obscene

  • adjective satellite designed to incite to indecency or lust
    • the dance often becomes flagrantly obscene"-Margaret Mead
  • adjective satellite offensive to the mind
    abhorrent; detestable; repulsive; repugnant.
    • an abhorrent deed
    • the obscene massacre at Wounded Knee
    • morally repugnant customs
    • repulsive behavior
    • the most repulsive character in recent novels

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macahuitl

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birchen

  • adjective satellite consisting of or made of wood of the birch tree
    birken; birch.

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red_lauan

  • noun hard heavy red wood of the red lauan tree; often sold as Philippine mahogany
  • noun valuable Philippine timber tree
    red lauan tree; Shorea teysmanniana.

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saggar

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infuriating

  • adjective satellite extremely annoying or displeasing
    exasperating; maddening; vexing.
    • his cavelier curtness of manner was exasperating
    • I've had an exasperating day
    • her infuriating indifference
    • the ceaseless tumult of the jukebox was maddening
  • verb make furious
    infuriate; incense; exasperate.

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hoarding

  • noun large outdoor signboard
    billboard.
  • verb save up as for future use
    squirrel away; cache; stash; lay away; hive up; hoard.

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knaggy

Knotty; rough; figuratively, rough in temper. Fuller. -- Knag"gi*ness n.

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tum-tum

A dish made in the West Indies by beating boiled plantain quite soft in a wooden mortar.

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sabicu_wood

  • noun the wood of the sabicu which resembles mahogany
    sabicu.

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nurse_log

  • noun a large decomposing tree trunk that has fallen, usually in a forest; the decaying wood provides moisture and nutrients for a variety of insects and plants

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teppo

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unpolished

  • adjective not carefully reworked or perfected or made smooth by polishing
    • dull unpolished shoes
  • adjective satellite lacking social polish
    graceless; gauche.
    • too gauche to leave the room when the conversation became intimate
    • their excellent manners always made me feel gauche

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tacky

  • adjective satellite (of a glutinous liquid such as paint) not completely dried and slightly sticky to the touch
    • tacky varnish
  • adjective satellite tastelessly showy
    garish; gaudy; brassy; meretricious; tatty; tawdry; flash; cheap; flashy; gimcrack; loud; trashy.
    • a flash car
    • a flashy ring
    • garish colors
    • a gaudy costume
    • loud sport shirts
    • a meretricious yet stylish book
    • tawdry ornaments

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baffy

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cricket

  • noun leaping insect; male makes chirping noises by rubbing the forewings together
  • noun a game played with a ball and bat by two teams of 11 players; teams take turns trying to score runs

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tatty

  • adjective satellite showing signs of wear and tear
    ratty; moth-eaten; shabby.
    • a ratty old overcoat
    • shabby furniture
    • an old house with dirty windows and tatty curtains
  • adjective satellite tastelessly showy
    garish; gaudy; brassy; meretricious; tawdry; flash; cheap; flashy; tacky; gimcrack; loud; trashy.
    • a flash car
    • a flashy ring
    • garish colors
    • a gaudy costume
    • loud sport shirts
    • a meretricious yet stylish book
    • tawdry ornaments

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cyphonism

A punishment sometimes used by the ancients, consisting in the besmearing of the criminal with honey, and exposing him to insects. It is still in use among some Oriental nations.

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form

  • noun the phonological or orthographic sound or appearance of a word that can be used to describe or identify something
    descriptor; word form; signifier.
    • the inflected forms of a word can be represented by a stem and a list of inflections to be attached
  • noun a category of things distinguished by some common characteristic or quality
    sort; kind; variety.
    • sculpture is a form of art
    • what kinds of desserts are there?

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inept

  • adjective satellite not elegant or graceful in expression
    awkward; ill-chosen; inapt; clumsy; cumbersome.
    • an awkward prose style
    • a clumsy apology
    • his cumbersome writing style
    • if the rumor is true, can anything be more inept than to repeat it now?
  • adjective satellite generally incompetent and ineffectual
    feckless.
    • feckless attempts to repair the plumbing
    • inept handling of the account

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cabinet

  • noun a piece of furniture resembling a cupboard with doors and shelves and drawers; for storage or display
  • noun persons appointed by a head of state to head executive departments of government and act as official advisers

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duncish

  • adjective satellite (used informally) stupid
    duncical; loggerheaded; blockheaded; fatheaded; boneheaded; thick; wooden-headed; thick-skulled; thickheaded.

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gumwood

  • noun wood or lumber from any of various gum trees especially the sweet gum
    gum.

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semi-formal

  • adjective satellite moderately formal; requiring a dinner jacket
    semiformal; black-tie.
    • he wore semiformal attire
    • a black-tie dinner

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beech

  • noun any of several large deciduous trees with rounded spreading crowns and smooth grey bark and small sweet edible triangular nuts enclosed in burs; north temperate regions
    beech tree.
  • noun wood of any of various beech trees; used for flooring and containers and plywood and tool handles
    beechwood.

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true

  • noun proper alignment; the property possessed by something that is in correct or proper alignment
    • out of true
  • verb make level, square, balanced, or concentric
    true up.
    • true up the cylinder of an engine

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dull

  • verb make dull in appearance
    • Age had dulled the surface
  • verb become dull or lusterless in appearance; lose shine or brightness
    • the varnished table top dulled with time

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gaumless

  • adjective satellite (British informal) lacking intelligence and vitality
    gormless.

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detestable

  • adjective satellite offensive to the mind
    abhorrent; repulsive; repugnant; obscene.
    • an abhorrent deed
    • the obscene massacre at Wounded Knee
    • morally repugnant customs
    • repulsive behavior
    • the most repulsive character in recent novels
  • adjective satellite unequivocally detestable
    abominable; execrable; odious.
    • abominable treatment of prisoners
    • detestable vices
    • execrable crimes
    • consequences odious to those you govern"- Edmund Burke

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dirty

  • verb make soiled, filthy, or dirty
    begrime; soil; grime; bemire; colly.
    • don't soil your clothes when you play outside!
  • adjective soiled or likely to soil with dirt or grime
    soiled; unclean.
    • dirty unswept sidewalks
    • a child in dirty overalls
    • dirty slums
    • piles of dirty dishes
    • put his dirty feet on the clean sheet
    • wore an unclean shirt
    • mining is a dirty job
    • Cinderella did the dirty work while her sisters preened themselves

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whisket

A basket; esp., a straw provender basket. Prov. Eng. Halliwell.

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starchy

  • adjective consisting of or containing starch
    • starchy foods
  • adjective satellite rigidly formal
    buckram; stiff.
    • a starchy manner
    • the letter was stiff and formal
    • his prose has a buckram quality

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suffrutescent

  • adjective satellite of a plant; having a woody base that does not die down each year

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plyboard

  • noun a laminate made of thin layers of wood
    plywood.

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linden

  • noun soft light-colored wood of any of various linden trees; used in making crates and boxes and in carving and millwork
    basswood.
  • noun any of various deciduous trees of the genus Tilia with heart-shaped leaves and drooping cymose clusters of yellowish often fragrant flowers; several yield valuable timber
    linden tree; lime tree; basswood; lime.

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cabinet_wood

  • noun moderately dense wood used for cabinetwork
    • teak and other heavy cabinet wood

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orangewood

  • noun fine-grained wood of an orange tree; used in fine woodwork

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wretched

  • adjective satellite of very poor quality or condition
    miserable; execrable; deplorable; woeful.
    • deplorable housing conditions in the inner city
    • woeful treatment of the accused
    • woeful errors of judgment
  • adjective satellite characterized by physical misery
    miserable.
    • a wet miserable weekend
    • spent a wretched night on the floor

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bentwood

  • noun wood that is steamed until it becomes pliable and then is shaped for use in making furniture
    • bentwood chairs

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unpicturesque

  • adjective satellite without beauty or charm
    unlovely.

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silver_quandong

  • noun pale easily worked timber from the quandong tree

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at

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

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fumbling

  • adjective satellite showing lack of skill or aptitude
    clumsy; bungling; incompetent.
    • a bungling workman
    • did a clumsy job
    • his fumbling attempt to put up a shelf
  • verb feel about uncertainly or blindly
    grope; fumble.
    • She groped for her glasses in the darkness of the bedroom

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obtuse

  • adjective of an angle; between 90 and 180 degrees
  • adjective satellite (of a leaf shape) rounded at the apex

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lumpen

  • adjective satellite mentally sluggish
    unthinking; lumpish.

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turkish_boxwood

  • noun very hard tough close-grained light yellow wood of the box (particularly the common box); used in delicate woodwork: musical instruments and inlays and engraving blocks
    boxwood.

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dendroarchaeology

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cream

  • noun the best people or things in a group
    pick.
    • the cream of England's young men were killed in the Great War
  • noun the part of milk containing the butterfat

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sandalwood

  • noun close-grained fragrant yellowish heartwood of the true sandalwood; has insect repelling properties and is used for carving and cabinetwork

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oaf

  • noun an awkward stupid person
    clod; goon; lout; lump; lummox; stumblebum; gawk; lubber.

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loggerheaded

  • adjective satellite (used informally) stupid
    duncical; blockheaded; duncish; fatheaded; boneheaded; thick; wooden-headed; thick-skulled; thickheaded.

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ill-favoured

  • adjective satellite usually used of a face
    ill-favored.
    • an ill-favored countenance

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tetraclinis_articulata

  • noun large coniferous evergreen tree of North Africa and Spain having flattened branches and scalelike leaves yielding a hard fragrant wood; bark yields a resin used in varnishes
    sandarac; Callitris quadrivalvis; sandarac tree.

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knobkerry

  • noun a short wooden club with a heavy knob on one end; used by aborigines in southern Africa
    knobkerrie.

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handed

  • adjective having or involving the use of hands
    • a handed, tree-living animal
    • a four-handed card game
  • verb place into the hands or custody of
    give; turn over; reach; hand; pass; pass on.
    • hand me the spoon, please
    • Turn the files over to me, please
    • He turned over the prisoner to his lawyers

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half-witted

  • adjective satellite retarded in intellectual development
    feebleminded; backward; slow-witted.

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pyinma

  • noun relatively hard durable timber from the Queen's crape myrtle; light reddish brown, smooth and lustrous

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book

  • noun a written work or composition that has been published (printed on pages bound together)
    • I am reading a good book on economics
  • noun physical objects consisting of a number of pages bound together
    volume.
    • he used a large book as a doorstop

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swamp_cypress

  • noun common cypress of southeastern United States having trunk expanded at base; found in coastal swamps and flooding river bottoms
    Taxodium distichum; pond bald cypress; southern cypress; bald cypress.

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tie

  • noun neckwear consisting of a long narrow piece of material worn (mostly by men) under a collar and tied in knot at the front
    necktie.
    • he stood in front of the mirror tightening his necktie
    • he wore a vest and tie
  • noun a social or business relationship
    affiliation; tie-up; association.
    • a valuable financial affiliation
    • he was sorry he had to sever his ties with other members of the team
    • many close associations with England

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guaiacum_wood

  • noun heartwood of a palo santo; yields an aromatic oil used in perfumes
    guaiac wood.

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taxodium_mucronatum

  • noun cypress of river valleys of Mexican highlands
    Montezuma cypress; Mexican swamp cypress.

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gooselike

  • adjective satellite having or revealing stupidity
    goosey; dopy; goosy; anserine; dopey; jerky; foolish.
    • ridiculous anserine behavior
    • a dopey answer
    • a dopey kid
    • some fool idea about rewriting authors' books

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lance

  • noun a long pointed rod used as a tool or weapon
    shaft; spear.
  • noun an implement with a shaft and barbed point used for catching fish
    gig; fizgig; fishgig; spear.

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croquet_mallet

  • noun a mallet used to strike the ball in croquet

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cocuswood

  • noun wood of the granadilla tree used for making musical instruments especially clarinets
    cocoswood; granadilla wood.

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anserine

  • adjective of or resembling a goose
  • adjective satellite having or revealing stupidity
    goosey; dopy; goosy; dopey; jerky; foolish; gooselike.
    • ridiculous anserine behavior
    • a dopey answer
    • a dopey kid
    • some fool idea about rewriting authors' books

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unattractive

  • adjective lacking beauty or charm
    • as unattractive as most mining regions
  • adjective satellite lacking power to arouse interest
    • being unemployed is a most unattractive prospect

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rural

  • adjective living in or characteristic of farming or country life
    • rural people
    • large rural households
    • unpaved rural roads
    • an economy that is basically rural
  • adjective of or relating to the countryside as opposed to the city
    • rural electrification
    • rural free delivery

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dense

  • adjective satellite permitting little if any light to pass through because of denseness of matter
    heavy; impenetrable.
    • dense smoke
    • heavy fog
    • impenetrable gloom
  • adjective satellite hard to pass through because of dense growth
    thick.
    • dense vegetation
    • thick woods

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poon

  • noun wood of any poon tree; used for masts and spars
  • noun any of several East Indian trees of the genus Calophyllum having shiny leathery leaves and lightweight hard wood

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wheelwright

  • noun someone who makes and repairs wooden wheels
    wheeler.

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duncical

  • adjective satellite (used informally) stupid
    loggerheaded; blockheaded; duncish; fatheaded; boneheaded; thick; wooden-headed; thick-skulled; thickheaded.

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balsa

  • noun strong lightweight wood of the balsa tree used especially for floats
    balsa wood.
  • noun forest tree of lowland Central America having a strong very light wood; used for making floats and rafts and in crafts
    Ochroma lagopus.

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holm

(Bot.) A common evergreen oak, of Europe (Quercus Ilex); -- called also ilex, and holly.

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bumpkinly

  • adjective satellite awkwardly simple and provincial
    rustic; unsophisticated; hick.
    • bumpkinly country boys
    • rustic farmers
    • a hick town
    • the nightlife of Montmartre awed the unsophisticated tourists

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form-only

  • adjective satellite being a matter of form only; lacking substance
    • a form-only requirement that is usually ignored

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retardation

  • noun a decrease in rate of change
    deceleration; slowing.
    • the deceleration of the arms race
  • noun the extent to which something is delayed or held back

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rigid

  • adjective satellite incapable of or resistant to bending
    stiff.
    • a rigid strip of metal
    • a table made of rigid plastic
    • a palace guardsman stiff as a poker
    • stiff hair
    • a stiff neck
  • adjective satellite incapable of compromise or flexibility
    strict.

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backward

  • adjective directed or facing toward the back or rear
    • a backward view
  • adjective (used of temperament or behavior) marked by a retiring nature
    • a backward lover

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shiplap

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