Verbocean II (devour - lead)

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Verbocean II (devour - lead)

  1. 1. Verb Ocean II Andrew Ernest Ritz Langtech May 31, 2011Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 1 / 870
  2. 2. devour verb –1. (1) devour – (destroy completely; ”Fire had devoured our home”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 2 / 870
  3. 3. diagnose verb –1. (4) diagnose, name – (determine or distinguish the nature of a problem or an illness through a diagnostic analysis) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 3 / 870
  4. 4. dice verb –1. cube, dice – (cut into cubes; ”cube the cheese”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 4 / 870
  5. 5. dictate verb –1. (8) order, prescribe, dictate – (issue commands or orders for) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 5 / 870
  6. 6. differentiate verb –1. (4) distinguish, separate, differentiate, secern, secernate, severalize, severalise, tell, tell apart – (mark as different; ”We distinguish several kinds of maple”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 6 / 870
  7. 7. diffuse verb –1. (1) diffuse, spread, spread out, fan out – (move outward; ”The soldiers fanned out”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 7 / 870
  8. 8. dig verb –1. (9) dig, delve, cut into, turn over – (turn up, loosen, or remove earth; ”Dig we must”; ”turn over the soil for aeration”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 8 / 870
  9. 9. digest verb –1. (1) digest – (convert food into absorbable substances; ”I cannot digest milk products”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 9 / 870
  10. 10. dignify verb –1. (1) ennoble, dignify – (confer dignity or honor upon; ”He was dignified with a title”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 10 / 870
  11. 11. dike verb –. dike, dyke – (enclose with a dike; ”dike the land to protect it from water”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 11 / 870
  12. 12. dilapidate verb –1. dilapidate – (bring into a condition of decay or partial ruin by neglect or misuse) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 12 / 870
  13. 13. dilate verb –1. (6) dilate, distend – (become wider; ”His pupils were dilated”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 13 / 870
  14. 14. dilute verb –1. (9) dilute, thin, thin out, reduce, cut – (lessen the strength or flavor of a solution or mixture; ”cut bourbon”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 14 / 870
  15. 15. dim verb –1. dim, dip – (switch (a car’s headlights) from a higher to a lower beam) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 15 / 870
  16. 16. diminish verb –1. (10) decrease, diminish, lessen, fall – (decrease in size, extent, or range; ”The amount of homework decreased towards the end of the semester”; ”The cabin pressure fell dramatically”; ”her weight fell to under a hundred pounds”; ”his voice fell to a whisper”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 16 / 870
  17. 17. dimple verb –1. dimple – (mark with, or as if with, dimples; ”drops dimpled the smooth stream”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 17 / 870
  18. 18. dip verb –1. (2) dunk, dip, souse, plunge, douse – (immerse briefly into a liquid so as to wet, coat, or saturate; ”dip the garment into the cleaning solution”; ”dip the brush into the paint”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 18 / 870
  19. 19. direct verb –1. (17) direct – (command with authority; ”He directed the children to do their homework”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 19 / 870
  20. 20. disable verb –1. (1) disable, disenable, incapacitate – (make unable to perform a certain action; ”disable this command on your computer”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 20 / 870
  21. 21. disadvantage verb –. disadvantage, disfavor, disfavour – (put at a disadvantage; hinder, harm; ”This rule clearly disadvantages me”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 21 / 870
  22. 22. disallow verb –. (1) forbid, prohibit, interdict, proscribe, veto, disallow, nix – (command against; ”I forbid you to call me late at night”; ”Mother vetoed the trip to the chocolate store”; ”Dad nixed our plans”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 22 / 870
  23. 23. disappoint verb –. (5) disappoint, let down – (fail to meet the hopes or expectations of; ”Her boyfriend let her down when he did not propose marriage”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 23 / 870
  24. 24. disapprove verb –1. (5) disapprove – (consider bad or wrong) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 24 / 870
  25. 25. disarm verb –1. (2) disarm, demilitarize, demilitarise – (remove offensive capability from) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 25 / 870
  26. 26. disassemble verb –. (1) disassemble, dismantle, take apart, break up, break apart – (take apart into its constituent pieces) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 26 / 870
  27. 27. disavow verb –. disavow – (refuse to acknowledge; disclaim knowledge of; responsibility for, or association with; ”Her husband disavowed her after 30 years of marriage and six children”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 27 / 870
  28. 28. disband verb –1. (1) disband – (cause to break up or cease to function; ”the principal disbanded the political student organization”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 28 / 870
  29. 29. disbar verb –. disbar – (remove from the bar; expel from the practice of law by official action; ”The corrupt lawyer was disbarred”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 29 / 870
  30. 30. disbelieve verb –. (1) disbelieve, discredit – (reject as false; refuse to accept) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 30 / 870
  31. 31. disburse verb –. (1) disburse, pay out – (expend, as from a fund) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 31 / 870
  32. 32. discard verb –. (3) discard, fling, toss, toss out, toss away, chuck out, cast aside, dispose, throw out, cast out, throw away, cast away, put away – (throw or cast away; ”Put away your worries”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 32 / 870
  33. 33. discern verb –. (7) spot, recognize, recognise, distinguish, discern, pick out, make out, tell apart – (detect with the senses; ”The fleeing convicts were picked out of the darkness by the watchful prison guards”; ”I can’t make out the faces in this photograph”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 33 / 870
  34. 34. discharge verb –1. (3) dispatch, discharge, complete – (complete or carry out; ”discharge one’s duties”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 34 / 870
  35. 35. discipline verb –1. (4) discipline, train, check, condition – (develop (children’s) behavior by instruction and practice; especially to teach self-control; ”Parents must discipline their children”; ”Is this dog trained?”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 35 / 870
  36. 36. disclaim verb –1. disclaim – (renounce a legal claim or title to) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 36 / 870
  37. 37. disclose verb –1. (19) unwrap, disclose, let on, bring out, reveal, discover, expose, divulge, break, give away, let out – (make known to the public information that was previously known only to a few people or that was meant to be kept a secret; ”The auction house would not disclose the price at which the van Gogh had sold”; ”The actress won’t reveal how old she is”; ”bring out the truth”; ”he broke the news to her”; ”unwrap the evidence in the murder case”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 37 / 870
  38. 38. disconcert verb –1. confuse, flurry, disconcert, put off – (cause to feel embarrassment; ”The constant attention of the young man confused her”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 38 / 870
  39. 39. disconnect verb –1. (1) unplug, disconnect – (pull the plug of (electrical appliances) and render inoperable; ”unplug the hair dryer after using it”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 39 / 870
  40. 40. discontinue verb –1. (4) discontinue, stop, cease, give up, quit, lay off – (put an end to a state or an activity; ”Quit teasing your little brother”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 40 / 870
  41. 41. discount verb –1. (3) dismiss, disregard, brush aside, brush off, discount, push aside, ignore – (bar from attention or consideration; ”She dismissed his advances”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 41 / 870
  42. 42. discourage verb –1. (12) deter, discourage – (try to prevent; show opposition to; ”We should discourage this practice among our youth”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 42 / 870
  43. 43. discover verb –1. (21) detect, observe, find, discover, notice – (discover or determine the existence, presence, or fact of; ”She detected high levels of lead in her drinking water”; ”We found traces of lead in the paint”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 43 / 870
  44. 44. discredit verb –1. (1) discredit – (cause to be distrusted or disbelieved; ”The paper discredited the politician with its nasty commentary”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 44 / 870
  45. 45. discuss verb –1. (54) discourse, talk about, discuss – (to consider or examine in speech or writing; ”The author talks about the different aspects of this question”; ”The class discussed Dante’s ‘Inferno’”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 45 / 870
  46. 46. disdain verb –1. (2) contemn, despise, scorn, disdain – (look down on with disdain; ”He despises the people he has to work for”; ”The professor scorns the students who don’t catch on immediately”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 46 / 870
  47. 47. disenchant verb –. disenchant, disillusion – (free from enchantment) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 47 / 870
  48. 48. disenfranchise verb –. (1) disenfranchise, disfranchise – (deprive of voting rights) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 48 / 870
  49. 49. disengage verb –1. (1) disengage, withdraw – (release from something that holds fast, connects, or entangles; ”I want to disengage myself from his influence”; ”disengage the gears”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 49 / 870
  50. 50. disentangle verb –1. (1) extricate, untangle, disentangle, disencumber – (release from entanglement of difficulty; ”I cannot extricate myself from this task”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 50 / 870
  51. 51. disgorge verb –1. spill, shed, disgorge – (cause or allow (a solid substance) to flow or run out or over; ”spill the beans all over the table”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 51 / 870
  52. 52. disgrace verb –1. (2) dishonor, disgrace, dishonour, attaint, shame – (bring shame or dishonor upon; ”he dishonored his family by committing a serious crime”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 52 / 870
  53. 53. disguise verb –. (1) disguise, mask – (make unrecognizable; ”The herb masks the garlic taste”; ”We disguised our faces before robbing the bank”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 53 / 870
  54. 54. disgust verb –1. (1) disgust, gross out, revolt, repel – (fill with distaste; ”This spoilt food disgusts me”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 54 / 870
  55. 55. dishearten verb –. (2) dishearten, put off – (take away the enthusiasm of) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 55 / 870
  56. 56. dishonor verb –1. (2) dishonor, disgrace, dishonour, attaint, shame – (bring shame or dishonor upon; ”he dishonored his family by committing a serious crime”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 56 / 870
  57. 57. disillusion verb –. disenchant, disillusion – (free from enchantment) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 57 / 870
  58. 58. disinfect verb –. disinfect – (destroy microorganisms or pathogens by cleansing; ”disinfect a wound”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 58 / 870
  59. 59. dislike verb –. (13) dislike – (have or feel a dislike or distaste for; ”I really dislike this salesman”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 59 / 870
  60. 60. dislodge verb –1. (2) dislodge, free – (remove or force out from a position; ”The dentist dislodged the piece of food that had been stuck under my gums”; ”He finally could free the legs of the earthquake victim who was buried in the rubble”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 60 / 870
  61. 61. dismantle verb –1. level, raze, rase, dismantle, tear down, take down, pull down – (tear down so as to make flat with the ground; ”The building was levelled”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 61 / 870
  62. 62. dismay verb –1. depress, deject, cast down, get down, dismay, dispirit, demoralize, demoralise – (lower someone’s spirits; make downhearted; ”These news depressed her”; ”The bad state of her child’s health demoralizes her”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 62 / 870
  63. 63. dismember verb –1. (1) dismember – (separate the limbs from the body; ”the tiger dismembered the tourist”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 63 / 870
  64. 64. dismiss verb –1. (14) dismiss, disregard, brush aside, brush off, discount, push aside, ignore – (bar from attention or consideration; ”She dismissed his advances”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 64 / 870
  65. 65. disobey verb –. (4) disobey – (refuse to go along with; refuse to follow; be disobedient; ”He disobeyed his supervisor and was fired”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 65 / 870
  66. 66. disown verb –1. (1) disinherit, disown – (prevent deliberately (as by making a will) from inheriting) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 66 / 870
  67. 67. disparage verb –. disparage, belittle, pick at – (express a negative opinion of; ”She disparaged her student’s efforts”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 67 / 870
  68. 68. dispatch verb –1. (5) dispatch, despatch, send off – (send away towards a designated goal) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 68 / 870
  69. 69. dispel verb –1. (10) chase away, drive out, turn back, drive away, dispel, drive off, run off – (force to go away; used both with concrete and metaphoric meanings; ”Drive away potential burglars”; ”drive away bad thoughts”; ”dispel doubts”; ”The supermarket had to turn back many disappointed customers”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 69 / 870
  70. 70. dispense verb –1. (3) distribute, administer, mete out, deal, parcel out, lot, dispense, shell out, deal out, dish out, allot, dole out – (administer or bestow, as in small portions; ”administer critical remarks to everyone present”; ”dole out some money”; ”shell out pocket money for the children”; ”deal a blow to someone”; ”the machine dispenses soft drinks”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 70 / 870
  71. 71. disperse verb –1. (2) scatter, sprinkle, dot, dust, disperse – (distribute loosely; ”He scattered gun powder under the wagon”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 71 / 870
  72. 72. dispirit verb –. depress, deject, cast down, get down, dismay, dispirit, demoralize, demoralise – (lower someone’s spirits; make downhearted; ”These news depressed her”; ”The bad state of her child’s health demoralizes her”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 72 / 870
  73. 73. displace verb –1. (1) displace – (cause to move, usually with force or pressure; ”the refugees were displaced by the war”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 73 / 870
  74. 74. display verb –1. (35) expose, exhibit, display – (to show, make visible or apparent; ”The Metropolitan Museum is exhibiting Goya’s works this month”; ”Why don’t you show your nice legs and wear shorter skirts?”; ”National leaders will have to display the highest skills of statesmanship”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 74 / 870
  75. 75. displease verb –. displease – (give displeasure to) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 75 / 870
  76. 76. disprove verb –. (1) disprove, confute – (prove to be false; ”The physicist disproved his colleagues’ theories”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 76 / 870
  77. 77. dispute verb –1. (4) challenge, dispute, gainsay – (take exception to; ”She challenged his claims”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 77 / 870
  78. 78. disqualify verb –1. (1) disqualify, unfit, indispose – (make unfit or unsuitable; ”Your income disqualifies you”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 78 / 870
  79. 79. disregard verb –1. (3) ignore, disregard, snub, cut – (refuse to acknowledge; ”She cut him dead at the meeting”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 79 / 870
  80. 80. disrespect verb –1. disrespect – (show a lack of respect for) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 80 / 870
  81. 81. disrupt verb –1. (5) interrupt, disrupt, break up, cut off – (make a break in; ”We interrupt the program for the following messages”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 81 / 870
  82. 82. dissect verb –1. (1) dissect – (cut open or cut apart; ”dissect the bodies for analysis”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 82 / 870
  83. 83. disseminate verb –. (6) circulate, circularize, circularise, distribute, disseminate, propagate, broadcast, spread, diffuse, disperse, pass around – (cause to become widely known; ”spread information”; ”circulate a rumor”; ”broadcast the news”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 83 / 870
  84. 84. dissipate verb –1. (1) disperse, dissipate, dispel, break up, scatter – (to cause to separate and go in different directions; ”She waved her hand and scattered the crowds”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 84 / 870
  85. 85. dissociate verb –1. disassociate, dissociate, divorce, disunite, disjoint – (part; cease or break association with; ”She disassociated herself from the organization when she found out the identity of the president”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 85 / 870
  86. 86. dissolve verb –1. (4) dissolve, fade out, fade away – (become weaker; ”The sound faded out”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 86 / 870
  87. 87. dissuade verb –. (3) dissuade, deter – (turn away from by persuasion; ”Negative campaigning will only dissuade people”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 87 / 870
  88. 88. distance verb –1. distance – (keep at a distance; ”we have to distance ourselves from these events in order to continue living”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 88 / 870
  89. 89. distil verb –1. condense, distill, distil – (undergo condensation; change from a gaseous to a liquid state and fall in drops; ”water condenses”; ”The acid distills at a specific temperature”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 89 / 870
  90. 90. distill verb –1. (3) purify, sublimate, make pure, distill – (remove impurities from, increase the concentration of, and separate through the process of distillation; ”purify the water”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 90 / 870
  91. 91. distinguish verb –1. (15) distinguish, separate, differentiate, secern, secernate, severalize, severalise, tell, tell apart – (mark as different; ”We distinguish several kinds of maple”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 91 / 870
  92. 92. distort verb –1. (5) falsify, distort, garble, warp – (make false by mutilation or addition; as of a message or story) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 92 / 870
  93. 93. distract verb –1. (3) distract, deflect – (draw someone’s attention away from something; ”The thief distracted the bystanders”; ”He deflected his competitors”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 93 / 870
  94. 94. distress verb –1. straiten, distress – (bring into difficulties or distress, especially financial hardship) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 94 / 870
  95. 95. distribute verb –1. (10) distribute, administer, mete out, deal, parcel out, lot, dispense, shell out, deal out, dish out, allot, dole out – (administer or bestow, as in small portions; ”administer critical remarks to everyone present”; ”dole out some money”; ”shell out pocket money for the children”; ”deal a blow to someone”; ”the machine dispenses soft drinks”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 95 / 870
  96. 96. distrust verb –. (3) distrust, mistrust, suspect – (regard as untrustworthy; regard with suspicion; have no faith or confidence in) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 96 / 870
  97. 97. disturb verb –1. (8) disturb, upset, trouble – (move deeply; ”This book upset me”; ”A troubling thought”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 97 / 870
  98. 98. ditch verb –1. ditch – (forsake; ”ditch a lover”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 98 / 870
  99. 99. diversify verb –1. diversify – (make (more) diverse; ”diversify a course of study”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 99 / 870
  100. 100. divert verb –1. (2) deviate, divert – (turn aside; turn away from) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 100 / 870
  101. 101. divest verb –1. (1) deprive, strip, divest – (take away possessions from someone; ”The Nazis stripped the Jews of all their assets”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 101 / 870
  102. 102. divide verb –1. (20) divide, split, split up, separate, dissever, carve up – (separate into parts or portions; ”divide the cake into three equal parts”; ”The British carved up the Ottoman Empire after World War I”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 102 / 870
  103. 103. divine verb –1. divine – (perceive intuitively or through some inexplicable perceptive powers) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 103 / 870
  104. 104. divorce verb –1. (4) disassociate, dissociate, divorce, disunite, disjoint – (part; cease or break association with; ”She disassociated herself from the organization when she found out the identity of the president”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 104 / 870
  105. 105. divulge verb –. (1) unwrap, disclose, let on, bring out, reveal, discover, expose, divulge, break, give away, let out – (make known to the public information that was previously known only to a few people or that was meant to be kept a secret; ”The auction house would not disclose the price at which the van Gogh had sold”; ”The actress won’t reveal how old she is”; ”bring out the truth”; ”he broke the news to her”; ”unwrap the evidence in the murder case”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 105 / 870
  106. 106. dizzy verb –. dizzy – (make dizzy or giddy; ”a dizzying pace”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 106 / 870
  107. 107. do verb –1. (526) make, do – (engage in; ”make love, not war”; ”make an effort”; ”do research”; ”do nothing”; ”make revolution”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 107 / 870
  108. 108. dock verb –1. (2) dock – (come into dock; ”the ship docked”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 108 / 870
  109. 109. document verb –1. (3) document – (record in detail; ”The parents documented every step of their child’s development”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 109 / 870
  110. 110. dodge verb –1. (6) dodge – (make a sudden movement in a new direction so as to avoid; ”The child dodged the teacher’s blow”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 110 / 870
  111. 111. doff verb –. doff – (remove; ”He doffed his hat”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 111 / 870
  112. 112. dog verb –. (2) chase, chase after, trail, tail, tag, give chase, dog, go after, track – (go after with the intent to catch; ”The policeman chased the mugger down the alley”; ”the dog chased the rabbit”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 112 / 870
  113. 113. domesticate verb –1. domesticate, cultivate, naturalize, naturalise, tame – (adapt (a wild plant or unclaimed land) to the environment; ”domesticate oats”; ”tame the soil”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 113 / 870
  114. 114. dominate verb –1. (9) predominate, dominate, rule, reign, prevail – (be larger in number, quantity, power, status or importance; ”Money reigns supreme here”; ”Hispanics predominate in this neighborhood”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 114 / 870
  115. 115. don verb –. (4) wear, put on, get into, don, assume – (put clothing on one’s body; ”What should I wear today?”; ”He put on his best suit for the wedding”; ”The princess donned a long blue dress”; ”The queen assumed the stately robes”; ”He got into his jeans”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 115 / 870
  116. 116. donate verb –. (7) donate – (give to a charity or good cause; ”I donated blood to the Red Cross for the victims of the earthquake”; ”donate money to the orphanage”; ”She donates to her favorite charity every month”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 116 / 870
  117. 117. doom verb –1. (9) destine, fate, doom, designate – (decree or designate beforehand; ”She was destined to become a great pianist”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 117 / 870
  118. 118. dope verb –1. dope – (take drugs to improve one’s athletic performance) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 118 / 870
  119. 119. dose verb –1. (1) dose – (treat with an agent; add (an agent) to; ”The ray dosed the paint”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 119 / 870
  120. 120. dot verb –1. (3) dot, stud, constellate – (scatter or intersperse like dots or studs; ”Hills constellated with lights”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 120 / 870
  121. 121. double verb –1. (12) double, duplicate – (increase twofold; ”The population doubled within 50 years”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 121 / 870
  122. 122. double-check verb –. double-check – (check once more to be absolutely sure) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 122 / 870
  123. 123. doubt verb –1. (16) doubt – (consider unlikely or have doubts about; ”I doubt that she will accept his proposal of marriage”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 123 / 870
  124. 124. douse verb –1. douse, put out – (put out, as of a candle or a light; ”Douse the lights”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 124 / 870
  125. 125. dovetail verb –. (1) dovetail – (fit together tightly, as if by means of a dovetail) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 125 / 870
  126. 126. downgrade verb –. (4) downgrade – (rate lower; lower in value or esteem) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 126 / 870
  127. 127. download verb –. download – (transfer a file or program from a central computer to a smaller computer or to a computer at a remote location) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 127 / 870
  128. 128. downplay verb –1. understate, minimize, minimise, downplay – (represent as less significant or important) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 128 / 870
  129. 129. downsize verb –1. downsize – (dismiss from work; ”three secretaries were downsized during the financial crisis”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 129 / 870
  130. 130. draft verb –1. (4) draft, outline – (draw up an outline or sketch for something; ”draft a speech”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 130 / 870
  131. 131. drag verb –1. (16) drag – (pull, as against a resistance; ”He dragged the big suitcase behind him”; ”These worries were dragging at him”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 131 / 870
  132. 132. drain verb –1. (2) drain, run out – (flow off gradually; ”The rain water drains into this big vat”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 132 / 870
  133. 133. dramatize verb –1. (1) dramatize, dramatise, adopt – (put into dramatic form; ”adopt a book for a screenplay”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 133 / 870
  134. 134. drape verb –1. (3) drape – (arrange in a particular way; ”drape a cloth”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 134 / 870
  135. 135. draw verb –1. (13) pull, draw, force – (cause to move by pulling; ”draw a wagon”; ”pull a sled”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 135 / 870
  136. 136. dread verb –. (4) fear, dread – (be afraid or scared of; be frightened of; ”I fear the winters in Moscow”; ”We should not fear the Communists!”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 136 / 870
  137. 137. dream verb –1. (15) dream, daydream, woolgather, stargaze – (have a daydream; indulge in a fantasy) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 137 / 870
  138. 138. dredge verb –1. dredge – (cover before cooking; ”dredge the chicken in flour before frying it”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 138 / 870
  139. 139. drench verb –1. swamp, drench – (drench or submerge or be drenched or submerged; ”The tsunami swamped every boat in the harbor”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 139 / 870
  140. 140. dress verb –1. (15) dress, get dressed – (put on clothes; ”we had to dress quickly”; ”dress the patient”; ”Can the child dress by herself?”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 140 / 870
  141. 141. dribble verb –1. (2) trickle, dribble, filter – (run or flow slowly, as in drops or in an unsteady stream; ”water trickled onto the lawn from the broken hose”; ”reports began to dribble in”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 141 / 870
  142. 142. drill verb –1. (21) bore, drill – (make a hole, especially with a pointed power or hand tool; ”don’t drill here, there’s a gas pipe”; ”drill a hole into the wall”; ”drill for oil”; ”carpenter bees are boring holes into the wall”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 142 / 870
  143. 143. drink verb –1. (30) drink, imbibe – (take in liquids; ”The patient must drink several liters each day”; ”The children like to drink soda”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 143 / 870
  144. 144. drive verb –1. (56) drive – (operate or control a vehicle; ”drive a car or bus”; ”Can you drive this four-wheel truck?”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 144 / 870
  145. 145. drizzle verb –1. drizzle, mizzle – (rain lightly; ”When it drizzles in summer, hiking can be pleasant”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 145 / 870
  146. 146. drop verb –1. (36) drop – (let fall to the ground; ”Don’t drop the dishes”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 146 / 870
  147. 147. drown verb –1. (3) submerge, drown, overwhelm – (cover completely or make imperceptible; ”I was drowned in work”; ”The noise drowned out her speech”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 147 / 870
  148. 148. drub verb –. cream, bat, clobber, drub, thrash, lick – (beat thoroughly and conclusively in a competition or fight; ”We licked the other team on Sunday!”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 148 / 870
  149. 149. drug verb –1. (1) drug, dose – (administer a drug to; ”They drugged the kidnapped tourist”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 149 / 870
  150. 150. dry verb –1. (12) dry, dry out – (remove the moisture from and make dry; ”dry clothes”; ”dry hair”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 150 / 870
  151. 151. dub verb –1. (2) dub, nickname – (give a nickname to) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 151 / 870
  152. 152. duck verb –1. (10) duck – (to move (the head or body) quickly downwards or away; ”Before he could duck, another stone struck him”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 152 / 870
  153. 153. dull verb –1. (1) dull – (make dull in appearance; ”Age had dulled the surface”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 153 / 870
  154. 154. dump verb –1. (12) dump – (throw away as refuse; ”No dumping in these woods!”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 154 / 870
  155. 155. dunk verb –1. (1) dunk, dip, souse, plunge, douse – (immerse briefly into a liquid so as to wet, coat, or saturate; ”dip the garment into the cleaning solution”; ”dip the brush into the paint”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 155 / 870
  156. 156. dupe verb –. (1) gull, dupe, slang, befool, cod, fool, put on, take in, put one over, put one across – (fool or hoax; ”The immigrant was duped because he trusted everyone”; ”You can’t fool me!”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 156 / 870
  157. 157. duplicate verb –1. (3) duplicate, reduplicate, double, repeat, replicate – (make or do or perform again; ”He could never replicate his brilliant performance of the magic trick”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 157 / 870
  158. 158. dust verb –1. (3) dust – (remove the dust from; ”dust the cabinets”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 158 / 870
  159. 159. dwarf verb –1. (3) shadow, overshadow, dwarf – (make appear small by comparison; ”This year’s debt dwarfs that of last year”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 159 / 870
  160. 160. dye verb –. (1) dye – (color with dye; ”Please dye these shoes”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 160 / 870
  161. 161. dynamite verb –. (1) dynamite – (blow up with dynamite; ”The rock was dynamited”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 161 / 870
  162. 162. e-mail verb –. e-mail, email, netmail – (communicate electronically on the computer; ”she e-mailed me the good news”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 162 / 870
  163. 163. eagle verb –1. eagle, double birdie – (shoot two strokes under par; ”She eagled the hole”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 163 / 870
  164. 164. earmark verb –. allow, appropriate, earmark, set aside, reserve – (give or assign a resource to a particular person or cause; ”I will earmark this money for your research”; ”She sets aside time for meditation every day”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 164 / 870
  165. 165. earn verb –1. (19) gain, take in, clear, make, earn, realize, realise, pull in, bring in – (earn on some commercial or business transaction; earn as salary or wages; ”How much do you make a month in your new job?”; ”She earns a lot in her new job”; ”this merger brought in lots of money”; ”He clears 5,000 each month”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 165 / 870
  166. 166. ease verb –1. (4) ease – (move gently or carefully; ”He eased himself into the chair”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 166 / 870
  167. 167. eat verb –1. (61) eat – (take in solid food; ”She was eating a banana”; ”What did you eat for dinner last night?”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 167 / 870
  168. 168. echo verb –1. (5) repeat, echo – (to say again or imitate; ”followers echoing the cries of their leaders”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 168 / 870
  169. 169. eclipse verb –1. (1) overshadow, dominate, eclipse – (be greater in significance than; ”the tragedy overshadowed the couple’s happiness”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 169 / 870
  170. 170. economize verb –1. (4) conserve, husband, economize, economise – (use cautiously and frugally; ”I try to economize my spare time”; ”conserve your energy for the ascent to the summit”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 170 / 870
  171. 171. edge verb –1. (3) edge, inch – (advance slowly, as if by inches; ”He edged towards the car”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 171 / 870
  172. 172. edit verb –1. (1) edit, redact – (prepare for publication or presentation by correcting, revising, or adapting; ”Edit a book on lexical semantics”; ”she edited the letters of the politician so as to omit the most personal passages”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 172 / 870
  173. 173. educate verb –1. (7) educate – (give an education to; ”We must educate our youngsters better”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 173 / 870
  174. 174. effect verb –1. (17) effect, effectuate, set up – (produce; ”The scientists set up a shock wave”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 174 / 870
  175. 175. eject verb –1. (2) eject, chuck out, exclude, turf out, boot out, turn out – (put out or expel from a place; ”The unruly student was excluded from the game”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 175 / 870
  176. 176. elaborate verb –1. (7) elaborate, lucubrate, expatiate, exposit, enlarge, flesh out, expand, expound, dilate – (add details, as to an account or idea; clarify the meaning of and discourse in a learned way, usually in writing; ”She elaborated on the main ideas in her dissertation”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 176 / 870
  177. 177. elbow verb –1. (1) elbow – (push one’s way with the elbows) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 177 / 870
  178. 178. elect verb –1. (21) elect – (select by a vote for an office or membership; ”We elected him chairman of the board”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 178 / 870
  179. 179. electrify verb –1. electrify – (excite suddenly and intensely; ”The news electrified us”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 179 / 870
  180. 180. electrocute verb –1. electrocute – (kill by electric shock; ”She dropped the hair dryer into the bathtub and was instantly electrocuted”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 180 / 870
  181. 181. elevate verb –1. (3) promote, upgrade, advance, kick upstairs, raise, elevate – (give a promotion to or assign to a higher position; ”John was kicked upstairs when a replacement was hired”; ”Women tend not to advance in the major law firms”; ”I got promoted after many years of hard work”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 181 / 870
  182. 182. elicit verb –1. (6) arouse, elicit, enkindle, kindle, evoke, fire, raise, provoke – (call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses); ”arouse pity”; ”raise a smile”; ”evoke sympathy”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 182 / 870
  183. 183. eliminate verb –1. (40) extinguish, eliminate, get rid of, do away with – (terminate, end, or take out; ”Let’s eliminate the course on Akkadian hieroglyphics”; ”Socialism extinguished these archaic customs”; ”eliminate my debts”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 183 / 870
  184. 184. elucidate verb –1. (1) clarify, clear up, elucidate – (make clear and (more) comprehensible; ”clarify the mystery surrounding her death”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 184 / 870
  185. 185. elude verb –1. (2) elude, evade, bilk – (escape, either physically or mentally; ”The thief eluded the police”; ”This difficult idea seems to evade her”; ”The event evades explanation”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 185 / 870
  186. 186. emancipate verb –1. (1) emancipate, liberate – (give equal rights to; of women and minorities) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 186 / 870
  187. 187. emasculate verb –1. (1) emasculate, castrate – (deprive of strength or vigor; ”The Senate emasculated the law”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 187 / 870
  188. 188. embalm verb –. embalm – (preserve a dead body) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 188 / 870
  189. 189. embarrass verb –1. (1) embarrass, abash – (cause to be embarrassed; cause to feel self-conscious) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 189 / 870
  190. 190. embed verb –1. (2) implant, engraft, embed, imbed, plant – (fix or set securely or deeply; ”He planted a knee in the back of his opponent”; ”The dentist implanted a tooth in the gum”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 190 / 870
  191. 191. embezzle verb –. (2) embezzle, defalcate, peculate, misappropriate, malversate – (appropriate (as property entrusted to one’s care) fraudulently to one’s own use; ”The accountant embezzled thousands of dollars while working for the wealthy family”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 191 / 870
  192. 192. embitter verb –. (1) embitter, envenom, acerbate – (cause to be bitter or resentful; ”These injustices embittered her even more”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 192 / 870
  193. 193. emblazon verb –1. color, colour, emblazon – (decorate with colors; ”color the walls with paint in warm tones”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 193 / 870
  194. 194. embody verb –1. (3) incarnate, body forth, embody, substantiate – (represent in bodily form; ”He embodies all that is evil wrong with the system”; ”The painting substantiates the feelings of the artist”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 194 / 870
  195. 195. embolden verb –. (1) cheer, hearten, recreate, embolden – (give encouragement to) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 195 / 870
  196. 196. emboss verb –. (1) emboss, boss, stamp – (raise in a relief; ”embossed stationery”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 196 / 870
  197. 197. embrace verb –1. (5) embrace, encompass, comprehend, cover – (include in scope; include as part of something broader; have as one’s sphere or territory; ”This group encompasses a wide range of people from different backgrounds”; ”this should cover everyone in the group”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 197 / 870
  198. 198. embroider verb –1. (2) embroider, broider – (decorate with needlework) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 198 / 870
  199. 199. embroil verb –. (1) embroil, tangle, sweep, sweep up, drag, drag in – (force into some kind of situation, condition, or course of action; ”They were swept up by the events”; ”don’t drag me into this business”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 199 / 870
  200. 200. emit verb –1. (2) emit, breathe, pass off – (expel (gases or odors)) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 200 / 870
  201. 201. emote verb –. emote – (give expression or emotion to, in a stage or movie role) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 201 / 870
  202. 202. empathize verb –. sympathize, sympathise, empathize, empathise, understand – (be understanding of; ”You don’t need to explain–I understand!”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 202 / 870
  203. 203. emphasise verb –1. underscore, underline, emphasize, emphasise – (give extra weight to (a communication); ”Her gesture emphasized her words”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 203 / 870
  204. 204. emphasize verb –1. (26) stress, emphasize, emphasise, punctuate, accent, accentuate – (to stress, single out as important; ”Dr. Jones emphasizes exercise in addition to a change in diet”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 204 / 870
  205. 205. employ verb –1. (42) use, utilize, utilise, apply, employ – (put into service; make work or employ for a particular purpose or for its inherent or natural purpose; ”use your head!”; ”we only use Spanish at home”; ”I can’t use this tool”; ”Apply a magnetic field here”; ”This thinking was applied to many projects”; ”How do you utilize this tool?”; ”I apply this rule to get good results”; ”use the plastic bags to store the food”; ”He doesn’t know how to use a computer”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 205 / 870
  206. 206. empower verb –1. (1) empower, authorise, authorize – (give or delegate power or authority to; ”She authorized her assistant to sign the papers”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 206 / 870
  207. 207. empty verb –1. (4) empty – (make void or empty of contents; ”Empty the box”; ”The alarm emptied the building”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 207 / 870
  208. 208. emulate verb –1. (2) emulate – (strive to equal or match, especially by imitating; ”He is emulating the skating skills of his older sister”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 208 / 870
  209. 209. enable verb –. (44) enable – (render capable or able for some task; ”This skill will enable you to find a job on Wall Street”; ”The rope enables you to secure yourself when you climb the mountain”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 209 / 870
  210. 210. enact verb –1. (13) ordain, enact – (order by virtue of superior authority; decree; ”The King ordained the persecution and expulsion of the Jews”; ”the legislature enacted this law in 1985”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 210 / 870
  211. 211. encapsulate verb –1. encapsulate – (enclose in a capsule or other small container) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 211 / 870
  212. 212. encase verb –. (1) encase, incase, case – (enclose in, or as if in, a case; ”my feet were encased in mud”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 212 / 870
  213. 213. enchant verb –1. (2) enchant, enrapture, transport, enthrall, ravish, enthral, delight – (hold spellbound) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 213 / 870
  214. 214. encircle verb –1. encircle, circle – (form a circle around; ”encircle the errors”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 214 / 870
  215. 215. encode verb –. encode – (convert information into code; ”encode pictures digitally”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 215 / 870
  216. 216. encompass verb –. (4) embrace, encompass, comprehend, cover – (include in scope; include as part of something broader; have as one’s sphere or territory; ”This group encompasses a wide range of people from different backgrounds”; ”this should cover everyone in the group”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 216 / 870
  217. 217. encounter verb –1. (17) meet, run into, encounter, run across, come across, see – (come together; ”I’ll probably see you at the meeting”; ”How nice to see you again!”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 217 / 870
  218. 218. encourage verb –1. (53) promote, advance, boost, further, encourage – (contribute to the progress or growth of; ”I am promoting the use of computers in the classroom”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 218 / 870
  219. 219. encrypt verb –. code, encipher, cipher, cypher, encrypt, inscribe, write in code – (convert ordinary language into code; ”We should encode the message for security reasons”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 219 / 870
  220. 220. end verb –1. (53) end, stop, finish, terminate, cease – (have an end, in a temporal, spatial, or quantitative sense; either spatial or metaphorical; ”the bronchioles terminate in a capillary bed”; ”Your rights stop where you infringe upon the rights of other”; ”My property ends by the bushes”; ”The symphony ends in a pianissimo”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 220 / 870
  221. 221. endanger verb –1. (3) endanger, jeopardize, jeopardise, menace, threaten, imperil, peril – (pose a threat to; present a danger to; ”The pollution is endangering the crops”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 221 / 870
  222. 222. endear verb –. (3) endear – (make attractive or lovable; ”This behavior endeared her to me”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 222 / 870
  223. 223. endorse verb –1. (7) back, endorse, indorse, plump for, plunk for, support – (be behind; approve of; ”He plumped for the Labor Party”; ”I backed Kennedy in 1960”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 223 / 870
  224. 224. endure verb –1. (6) digest, endure, stick out, stomach, bear, stand, tolerate, support, brook, abide, suffer, put up – (put up with something or somebody unpleasant; ”I cannot bear his constant criticism”; ”The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks”; ”he learned to tolerate the heat”; ”She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 224 / 870
  225. 225. energize verb –1. (1) stimulate, arouse, brace, energize, energise, perk up – (cause to be alert and energetic; ”Coffee and tea stimulate me”; ”This herbal infusion doesn’t stimulate”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 225 / 870
  226. 226. enforce verb –1. (17) enforce, implement, apply – (ensure observance of laws and rules; ”Apply the rules to everyone”;) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 226 / 870
  227. 227. engage verb –1. (31) prosecute, engage, pursue – (carry out or participate in an activity; be involved in; ”She pursued many activities”; ”They engaged in a discussion”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 227 / 870
  228. 228. engender verb –1. (6) engender, breed, spawn – (call forth) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 228 / 870
  229. 229. engineer verb –1. engineer – (design as an engineer; ”He engineered the water supply project”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 229 / 870
  230. 230. engrave verb –1. (1) scratch, engrave, grave, inscribe – (carve, cut, or etch into a material or surface; ”engrave a pen”; ”engraved the trophy cupt with the winner’s”; ”the lovers scratched their names into the bark of the tree”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 230 / 870
  231. 231. engross verb –1. (1) steep, immerse, engulf, plunge, engross, absorb, soak up – (devote (oneself) fully to; ”He immersed himself into his studies”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 231 / 870
  232. 232. engulf verb –1. (3) steep, immerse, engulf, plunge, engross, absorb, soak up – (devote (oneself) fully to; ”He immersed himself into his studies”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 232 / 870
  233. 233. enhance verb –1. (5) enhance, heighten, raise – (increase; ”This will enhance your enjoyment”; ”heighten the tension”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 233 / 870
  234. 234. enjoin verb –1. (2) enjoin – (issue an injunction) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 234 / 870
  235. 235. enjoy verb –1. (52) enjoy, bask, relish, savor, savour – (derive or receive pleasure from; get enjoyment from; take pleasure in; ”She relished her fame and basked in her glory”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 235 / 870
  236. 236. enlarge verb –1. (7) enlarge – (make larger; ”She enlarged the flower beds”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 236 / 870
  237. 237. enlighten verb –1. enlighten, edify – (make understand; ”Can you enlighten me–I don’t understand this proposal”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 237 / 870
  238. 238. enlist verb –1. (7) enlist – (join the military) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 238 / 870
  239. 239. enliven verb –1. (1) inspire, animate, invigorate, enliven, exalt – (heighten or intensify; ”These paintings exalt the imagination”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 239 / 870
  240. 240. enmesh verb –. (2) enmesh, mesh, ensnarl – (entangle or catch in (or as if in) a mesh) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 240 / 870
  241. 241. enrage verb –. (1) enrage – (put into a rage; make violently angry) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 241 / 870
  242. 242. enrich verb –1. (7) enrich – (make better or improve in quality; ”The experience enriched her understanding”; ”enriched foods”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 242 / 870
  243. 243. enrol verb –. (3) enroll, inscribe, enter, enrol, recruit – (register formally as a participant or member; ”The party recruited many new members”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 243 / 870
  244. 244. enroll verb –. (6) enroll, inscribe, enter, enrol, recruit – (register formally as a participant or member; ”The party recruited many new members”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 244 / 870
  245. 245. ensconce verb –. (1) ensconce, settle – (fix firmly; ”He ensconced himself in the chair”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 245 / 870
  246. 246. enshrine verb –1. (1) enshrine, shrine – (enclose in a shrine; ”the saint’s bones were enshrined in the cathedral”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 246 / 870
  247. 247. enslave verb –. enslave – (make a slave of; bring into servitude) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 247 / 870
  248. 248. ensure verb –1. (6) guarantee, ensure, insure, assure, secure – (make certain of; ”This nest egg will ensure a nice retirement for us”; ”Preparation will guarantee success!”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 248 / 870
  249. 249. entail verb –1. (7) entail, imply, mean – (have as a logical consequence; ”The water shortage means that we have to stop taking long showers”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 249 / 870
  250. 250. entangle verb –1. entangle, mire – (entrap; ”Our people should not be mired in the past”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 250 / 870
  251. 251. enter verb –1. (85) enter, come in, get into, get in, go into, go in, move into – (to come or go into; ”the boat entered an area of shallow marshes”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 251 / 870
  252. 252. entertain verb –1. (24) entertain – (provide entertainment for) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 252 / 870
  253. 253. enthrall verb –. (1) enchant, enrapture, transport, enthrall, ravish, enthral, delight – (hold spellbound) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 253 / 870
  254. 254. enthrone verb –1. (1) invest, vest, enthrone – (provide with power and authority; ”They vested the council with special rights”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 254 / 870
  255. 255. entice verb –. (1) entice, lure, tempt – (provoke someone to do something through (often false or exaggerated) promises or persuasion; ”He lured me into temptation”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 255 / 870
  256. 256. entitle verb –1. (17) entitle – (give the right to; ”The Freedom of Information Act entitles you to request your FBI file”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 256 / 870
  257. 257. entomb verb –. (1) bury, entomb, inhume, inter, lay to rest – (place in a grave or tomb; ”Stalin was buried behind the Kremlin wall on Red Square”; ”The pharaohs were entombed in the pyramids”; ”My grandfather was laid to rest last Sunday”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 257 / 870
  258. 258. entrench verb –1. (1) entrench, intrench – (fix firmly or securely) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 258 / 870
  259. 259. entrust verb –1. (3) entrust, intrust, trust, confide, commit – (confer a trust upon; ”The messenger was entrusted with the general’s secret”; ”I commit my soul to God”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 259 / 870
  260. 260. enumerate verb –1. (1) enumerate, recite, itemize, itemise – (specify individually; ”She enumerated the many obstacles she had encountered”; ”The doctor recited the list of possible side effects of the drug”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 260 / 870
  261. 261. enunciate verb –1. (1) pronounce, articulate, enounce, sound out, enunciate, say – (speak, pronounce, or utter in a certain way; ”She pronounces French words in a funny way”; ”I cannot say ‘zip wire’”; ”Can the child sound out this complicated word?”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 261 / 870
  262. 262. envelop verb –. (3) envelop, enfold, enwrap, wrap, enclose – (enclose or enfold completely with or as if with a covering; ”Fog enveloped the house”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 262 / 870
  263. 263. envisage verb –. (2) imagine, conceive of, ideate, envisage – (form a mental image of something that is not present or that is not the case; ”Can you conceive of him as the president?”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 263 / 870
  264. 264. envision verb –1. (4) visualize, visualise, envision, project, fancy, see, figure, picture, image – (imagine; conceive of; see in one’s mind; ”I can’t see him on horseback!”; ”I can see what will happen”; ”I can see a risk in this strategy”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 264 / 870
  265. 265. envy verb –1. (9) envy – (feel envious towards; admire enviously) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 265 / 870
  266. 266. equal verb –1. (13) equal, be – (be identical or equivalent to; ”One dollar equals 1,000 rubles these days!”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 266 / 870
  267. 267. equalize verb –1. equalize, equalise, get even – (compensate; make the score equal) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 267 / 870
  268. 268. equate verb –1. (8) compare, liken, equate – (consider or describe as similar, equal, or analogous; ”We can compare the Han dynasty to the Romans”; ”You cannot equate success in financial matters with greed”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 268 / 870
  269. 269. equip verb –1. (11) equip, fit, fit out, outfit – (provide with (something) usually for a specific purpose; ”The expedition was equipped with proper clothing, food, and other necessities”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 269 / 870
  270. 270. eradicate verb –1. (2) eliminate, annihilate, extinguish, eradicate, wipe out, decimate, carry off – (kill in large numbers; ”the plague wiped out an entire population”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 270 / 870
  271. 271. erase verb –1. (5) erase, wipe out – (remove from memory or existence; ”The Turks erased the Armenians in 1915”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 271 / 870
  272. 272. erect verb –1. (17) raise, erect, rear, set up, put up – (construct, build, or erect; ”Raise a barn”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 272 / 870
  273. 273. erode verb –1. (1) erode, gnaw, gnaw at, eat at, wear away – (become ground down or deteriorate; ”Her confidence eroded”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 273 / 870
  274. 274. escalate verb –. escalate, intensify, step up – (increase in extent or intensity; ”The Allies escalated the bombing”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 274 / 870
  275. 275. escape verb –1. (22) escape, get away, break loose – (run away from confinement; ”The convicted murderer escaped from a high security prison”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 275 / 870
  276. 276. eschew verb –. (2) shun, eschew – (avoid and stay away from deliberately; stay clear of) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 276 / 870
  277. 277. escort verb –1. (7) escort – (accompany as an escort; ”She asked her older brother to escort her to the ball”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 277 / 870
  278. 278. espouse verb –1. (3) adopt, follow, espouse – (choose and follow; as of theories, ideas, policies, strategies or plans; ”She followed the feminist movement”; ”The candidate espouses Republican ideals”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 278 / 870
  279. 279. establish verb –1. (50) establish, set up, found, launch – (set up or found; ”She set up a literacy program”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 279 / 870
  280. 280. esteem verb –1. (1) respect, esteem, value, prize, prise – (regard highly; think much of; ”I respect his judgement”; ”We prize his creativity”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 280 / 870
  281. 281. estimate verb –1. (34) estimate, gauge, approximate, guess, judge – (judge tentatively or form an estimate of (quantities or time); ”I estimate this chicken to weigh three pounds”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 281 / 870
  282. 282. etch verb –1. (1) etch – (make an etching of; ”He etched her image into the surface”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 282 / 870
  283. 283. eulogize verb –. (2) eulogize, eulogise – (praise formally and eloquently; ”The dead woman was eulogized at the funeral”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 283 / 870
  284. 284. evacuate verb –1. (1) evacuate – (move out of an unsafe location into safety; ”After the earthquake, residents were evacuated”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 284 / 870
  285. 285. evade verb –1. (3) hedge, fudge, evade, put off, circumvent, parry, elude, skirt, dodge, duck, sidestep – (avoid or try to avoid fulfilling, answering, or performing (duties, questions, or issues); ”He dodged the issue”; ”she skirted the problem”; ”They tend to evade their responsibilities”; ”he evaded the questions skillfully”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 285 / 870
  286. 286. evaluate verb –1. (18) measure, evaluate, valuate, assess, appraise, value – (evaluate or estimate the nature, quality, ability, extent, or significance of; ”I will have the family jewels appraised by a professional”; ”access all the factors when taking a risk”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 286 / 870
  287. 287. evaporate verb –1. (2) evaporate, vaporize, vaporise – (lose or cause to lose liquid by vaporization leaving a more concentrated residue; ”evaporate milk”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 287 / 870
  288. 288. even verb –1. flush, level, even out, even – (make level or straight; ”level the ground”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 288 / 870
  289. 289. evict verb –1. evict – (expel or eject without recourse to legal process; ”The landlord wanted to evict the tenants so he banged on the pipes every morning at 3 a.m.”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 289 / 870
  290. 290. evidence verb –1. (10) attest, certify, manifest, demonstrate, evidence – (provide evidence for; stand as proof of; show by one’s behavior, attitude, or external attributes; ”His high fever attested to his illness”; ”The buildings in Rome manifest a high level of architectural sophistication”; ”This decision demonstrates his sense of fairness”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 290 / 870
  291. 291. evince verb –. express, show, evince – (give expression to; ”She showed her disappointment”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 291 / 870
  292. 292. eviscerate verb –1. resect, eviscerate – (surgically remove a part of a structure or an organ) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 292 / 870
  293. 293. evoke verb –1. (10) arouse, elicit, enkindle, kindle, evoke, fire, raise, provoke – (call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses); ”arouse pity”; ”raise a smile”; ”evoke sympathy”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 293 / 870
  294. 294. evolve verb –1. (3) evolve, germinate, develop – (work out; ”We have developed a new theory of evolution”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 294 / 870
  295. 295. exacerbate verb –1. (2) worsen, aggravate, exacerbate, exasperate – (make worse; ”This drug aggravates the pain”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 295 / 870
  296. 296. exact verb –1. (1) demand, exact – (claim as due or just; ”The bank demanded payment of the loan”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 296 / 870
  297. 297. exaggerate verb –1. (14) overstate, exaggerate, overdraw, hyperbolize, hyperbolise, magnify, amplify – (to enlarge beyond bounds or the truth; ”tended to romanticize and exaggerate this ‘gracious Old South’ imagery”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 297 / 870
  298. 298. exalt verb –1. (2) laud, extol, exalt, glorify, proclaim – (praise, glorify, or honor; ”extol the virtues of one’s children”; ”glorify one’s spouse’s cooking”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 298 / 870
  299. 299. examine verb –1. (17) analyze, analyse, study, examine, canvass, canvas – (consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning; ”analyze a sonnet by Shakespeare”; ”analyze the evidence in a criminal trial”; ”analyze your real motives”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 299 / 870
  300. 300. exasperate verb –1. (1) exacerbate, exasperate, aggravate – (exasperate or irritate) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 300 / 870
  301. 301. excavate verb –1. excavate, unearth – (recover through digging; ”Schliemann excavated Troy”; ”excavate gold”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 301 / 870
  302. 302. exceed verb –1. (21) exceed, transcend, surpass – (be greater in scope or size than some standard; ”Their loyalty exceeds their national bonds”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 302 / 870
  303. 303. excerpt verb –. excerpt, extract, take out – (take out of a literary work in order to cite or copy) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 303 / 870
  304. 304. exchange verb –1. (10) exchange, change, interchange – (give to, and receive from, one another; ”Would you change places with me?”; ”We have been exchanging letters for a year”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 304 / 870
  305. 305. excise verb –1. (1) strike, scratch, expunge, excise – (remove by erasing or crossing out or as if by drawing a line; ”Please strike this remark from the record”; ”scratch that remark”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 305 / 870
  306. 306. excite verb –1. (8) excite – (arouse or elicit a feeling) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 306 / 870
  307. 307. exclaim verb –1. (8) exclaim, cry, cry out, outcry, call out, shout – (utter aloud; often with surprise, horror, or joy; ”‘I won!’ he exclaimed”; ”‘Help!’ she cried”; ”‘I’m here,’ the mother shouted when she saw her child looking lost”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 307 / 870
  308. 308. exclude verb –1. (15) exclude, except, leave out, leave off, omit, take out – (prevent from being included or considered or accepted; ”The bad results were excluded from the report”; ”Leave off the top piece”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 308 / 870
  309. 309. excommunicate verb –1. (2) excommunicate, unchurch, curse – (exclude from a church or a religious community; ”The gay priest was excommunicated when he married his partner”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 309 / 870
  310. 310. excoriate verb –1. (1) condemn, reprobate, decry, objurgate, excoriate – (express strong disapproval of; ”We condemn the racism in South Africa”; ”These ideas were reprobated”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 310 / 870
  311. 311. excrete verb –. excrete, egest, eliminate, pass – (eliminate from the body; ”Pass a kidney stone”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 311 / 870
  312. 312. excruciate verb –1. torment, torture, excruciate, rack – (torment emotionally or mentally) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 312 / 870
  313. 313. excuse verb –1. (2) excuse, pardon – (accept an excuse for; ”Please excuse my dirty hands”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 313 / 870
  314. 314. execute verb –1. (2) execute, put to death – (kill as a means of socially sanctioned punishment; ”In some states, criminals are executed”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 314 / 870
  315. 315. exemplify verb –1. (2) exemplify, represent – (be characteristic of; ”This compositional style is exemplified by this fugue”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 315 / 870
  316. 316. exempt verb –1. (1) exempt, relieve, free – (grant relief or an exemption from a rule or requirement to; ”She exempted me from the exam”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 316 / 870
  317. 317. exercise verb –1. (14) exert, exercise – (put to use; ”exert one’s power or influence”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 317 / 870
  318. 318. exert verb –1. (12) exert, exercise – (put to use; ”exert one’s power or influence”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 318 / 870
  319. 319. exhale verb –1. (2) exhale, expire, breathe out – (expel air; ”Exhale when you lift the weight”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 319 / 870
  320. 320. exhaust verb –1. (4) exhaust, wash up, beat, tucker, tucker out – (wear out completely; ”This kind of work exhausts me”; ”I’m beat”; ”He was all washed up after the exam”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 320 / 870
  321. 321. exhibit verb –1. (13) exhibit – (show an attribute, property, knowledge, or skill; ”he exhibits a great talent”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 321 / 870
  322. 322. exhilarate verb –. exhilarate, tickle pink, inebriate, thrill, exalt, beatify – (fill with sublime emotion; ”The children were thrilled at the prospect of going to the movies”; ”He was inebriated by his phenomenal success”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 322 / 870
  323. 323. exhort verb –1. cheer, root on, inspire, urge, barrack, urge on, exhort, pep up – (spur on or encourage especially by cheers and shouts; ”The crowd cheered the demonstrating strikers”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 323 / 870
  324. 324. exhume verb –. disinter, exhume – (dig up for reburial or for medical investigation; of dead bodies) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 324 / 870
  325. 325. exile verb –. (1) expatriate, deport, exile – (expel from a country; ”The poet was exiled because he signed a letter protesting the government’s actions”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 325 / 870
  326. 326. exit verb –1. exit, go out, get out, leave – (move out of or depart from; ”leave the room”; ”the fugitive has left the country”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 326 / 870
  327. 327. exonerate verb –. (1) acquit, assoil, clear, discharge, exonerate, exculpate – (pronounce not guilty of criminal charges; ”The suspect was cleared of the murder charges”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 327 / 870
  328. 328. expand verb –1. (7) expand, spread out – (extend in one or more directions; ”The dough expands”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 328 / 870
  329. 329. expatriate verb –1. expatriate, deport, exile – (expel from a country; ”The poet was exiled because he signed a letter protesting the government’s actions”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 329 / 870
  330. 330. expect verb –1. (204) expect, anticipate – (regard something as probable or likely; ”The meteorologists are expecting rain for tomorrow”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 330 / 870
  331. 331. expedite verb –1. (2) expedite, hasten – (speed up the progress of; facilitate; ”This should expedite the process”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 331 / 870
  332. 332. expel verb –1. (3) expel, throw out, kick out – (force to leave or move out; ”He was expelled from his native country”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean II May 31, 2011 332 / 870

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