Verbocean III (league - restock)

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Verbocean III (league - restock)

  1. 1. Verb Ocean III Andrew Ernest Ritz Langtech May 31, 2011Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 1 / 855
  2. 2. league verb –. (1) league – (unite to form a league) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 2 / 855
  3. 3. leak verb –1. (1) leak – (tell anonymously; ”The news were leaked to the paper”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 3 / 855
  4. 4. lean verb –1. (24) lean, tilt, tip, slant, angle – (to incline or bend from a vertical position; ”She leaned over the banister”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 4 / 855
  5. 5. learn verb –1. (90) learn, larn, acquire – (gain knowledge or skills; ”She learned dancing from her sister”; ”I learned Sanskrit”; ”Children acquire language at an amazing rate”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 5 / 855
  6. 6. lease verb –1. (2) rent, lease – (let for money; ”We rented our apartment to friends while we were abroad”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 6 / 855
  7. 7. leave verb –1. (146) leave, go forth, go away – (go away from a place; ”At what time does your train leave?”; ”She didn’t leave until midnight”; ”The ship leaves at midnight”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 7 / 855
  8. 8. legalize verb –. legalize, legalise, decriminalize, decriminalise, legitimize, legitimise, legitimate, legitimatize, legitimatise – (make legal; ”Marijuana should be legalized”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 8 / 855
  9. 9. legislate verb –. (1) legislate, pass – (make laws, bills, etc. or bring into effect by legislation; ”They passed the amendment”; ”We cannot legislate how people spend their free time”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 9 / 855
  10. 10. legitimate verb –1. legalize, legalise, decriminalize, decriminalise, legitimize, legitimise, legitimate, legitimatize, legitimatise – (make legal; ”Marijuana should be legalized”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 10 / 855
  11. 11. legitimize verb –. (1) legalize, legalise, decriminalize, decriminalise, legitimize, legitimise, legitimate, legitimatize, legitimatise – (make legal; ”Marijuana should be legalized”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 11 / 855
  12. 12. lend verb –1. (7) lend, impart, bestow, contribute, add, bring – (bestow a quality on; ”Her presence lends a certain cachet to the company”; ”The music added a lot to the play”; ”She brings a special atmosphere to our meetings”; ”This adds a light note to the program”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 12 / 855
  13. 13. lengthen verb –1. (1) lengthen – (make longer; ”Lengthen this skirt, please”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 13 / 855
  14. 14. lessen verb –1. (5) 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 III May 31, 2011 14 / 855
  15. 15. let verb –1. (219) let, allow, permit – (make it possible through a specific action or lack of action for something to happen; ”This permits the water to rush in”; ”This sealed door won’t allow the water come into the basement”; ”This will permit the rain to run off”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 15 / 855
  16. 16. level verb –1. (4) level – (aim at; ”level criticism or charges at somebody”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 16 / 855
  17. 17. leverage verb –1. leverage – (supplement with leverage; ”leverage the money that is already available”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 17 / 855
  18. 18. levitate verb –1. levitate – (cause to rise in the air and float, as if in defiance of gravity; ”The magician levitated the woman”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 18 / 855
  19. 19. levy verb –1. (4) levy, impose – (impose and collect; ”levy a fine”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 19 / 855
  20. 20. libel verb –. libel – (print slanderous statements against; ”The newspaper was accused of libeling him”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 20 / 855
  21. 21. liberalise verb –1. liberalize, liberalise – (become more liberal; ”The laws liberalized after Prohibition”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 21 / 855
  22. 22. liberalize verb –1. (1) liberalize, liberalise – (make liberal or more liberal, of laws and rules) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 22 / 855
  23. 23. liberate verb –1. (2) emancipate, liberate – (give equal rights to; of women and minorities) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 23 / 855
  24. 24. license verb –. (2) license, licence, certify – (authorize officially; ”I am licensed to practice law in this state”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 24 / 855
  25. 25. lick verb –1. (12) 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 III May 31, 2011 25 / 855
  26. 26. lift verb –1. (31) raise, lift, elevate, get up, bring up – (raise from a lower to a higher position; ”Raise your hands”; ”Lift a load”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 26 / 855
  27. 27. light verb –1. (12) light, illume, illumine, light up, illuminate – (make lighter or brighter; ”This lamp lightens the room a bit”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 27 / 855
  28. 28. lighten verb –1. (1) lighten, lighten up, buoy up – (make more cheerful; ”the conversation lightened me up a bit”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 28 / 855
  29. 29. like verb –1. (76) wish, care, like – (prefer or wish to do something; ”Do you care to try this dish?”; ”Would you like to come along to the movies?”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 29 / 855
  30. 30. liken verb –. 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 III May 31, 2011 30 / 855
  31. 31. lime verb –1. birdlime, lime – (spread birdlime on branches to catch birds) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 31 / 855
  32. 32. limit verb –1. (23) restrict, restrain, trammel, limit, bound, confine, throttle – (place limits on (extent or access); ”restrict the use of this parking lot”; ”limit the time you can spend with your friends”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 32 / 855
  33. 33. limn verb –1. delineate, limn, outline – (trace the shape of) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 33 / 855
  34. 34. line verb –1. (7) line, run along – (be in line with; form a line along; ”trees line the riverbank”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 34 / 855
  35. 35. link verb –1. (14) associate, tie in, relate, link, colligate, link up, connect – (make a logical or causal connection; ”I cannot connect these two pieces of evidence in my mind”; ”colligate these facts”; ”I cannot relate these events at all”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 35 / 855
  36. 36. lionize verb –. (2) lionize, lionise, celebrate – (assign great social importance to; ”The film director was celebrated all over Hollywood”; ”The tenor was lionized in Vienna”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 36 / 855
  37. 37. liquidate verb –1. (2) neutralize, neutralise, liquidate, waste, knock off, do in – (get rid of (someone who may be a threat) by killing; ”The mafia liquidated the informer”; ”the double agent was neutralized”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 37 / 855
  38. 38. list verb –1. (23) list, name – (give or make a list of; name individually; give the names of; ”List the states west of the Mississippi”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 38 / 855
  39. 39. litigate verb –1. litigate – (engage in legal proceedings) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 39 / 855
  40. 40. litter verb –1. (1) litter – (strew; ”Cigar butts littered the ground”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 40 / 855
  41. 41. live verb –1. (129) populate, dwell, live, inhabit – (inhabit or live in; be an inhabitant of; ”People lived in Africa millions of years ago”; ”The people inhabited the islands that are now deserted”; ”this kind of fish dwells near the bottom of the ocean”; ”deer are populating the woods”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 41 / 855
  42. 42. liven verb –. enliven, liven, liven up, invigorate, animate – (make lively; ”let’s liven up this room a bit”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 42 / 855
  43. 43. load verb –1. (8) load, lade, laden, load up – (fill or place a load on; ”load a car”; ”load the truck with hay”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 43 / 855
  44. 44. loan verb –. (3) lend, loan – (give temporarily; let have for a limited time; ”I will lend you my car”; ”loan me some money”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 44 / 855
  45. 45. loathe verb –. (3) abhor, loathe, abominate, execrate – (find repugnant; ”I loathe that man”; ”She abhors cats”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 45 / 855
  46. 46. lob verb –. (1) lob – (propel in a high arc; ”lob the tennis ball”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 46 / 855
  47. 47. lobby verb –. (1) lobby, buttonhole – (detain in conversation by or as if by holding on to the outer garments of; as for political or economic favors) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 47 / 855
  48. 48. localize verb –1. place, localize, localise – (identify the location or place of; ”We localized the source of the infection”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 48 / 855
  49. 49. locate verb –1. (16) locate, turn up – (discover the location of; determine the place of; find by searching or examining; ”Can you locate your cousins in the Midwest?”; ”My search turned up nothing”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 49 / 855
  50. 50. lock verb –1. (8) lock – (fasten with a lock; ”lock the bike to the fence”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 50 / 855
  51. 51. lodge verb –1. (3) lodge – (be a lodger; stay temporarily; ”Where are you lodging in Paris?”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 51 / 855
  52. 52. loft verb –1. loft – (store in a loft) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 52 / 855
  53. 53. log verb –1. (2) log – (enter into a log, as on ships and planes) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 53 / 855
  54. 54. loop verb –1. (1) loop – (move in loops; ”The bicycle looped around the tree”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 54 / 855
  55. 55. loosen verb –1. (5) loosen, loose – (make loose or looser; ”loosen the tension on a rope”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 55 / 855
  56. 56. loot verb –1. (1) loot, plunder – (take illegally; of intellectual property; ”This writer plundered from famous authors”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 56 / 855
  57. 57. lop verb –1. discerp, sever, lop – (cut off from a whole; ”His head was severed from his body”; ”The soul discerped from the body”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 57 / 855
  58. 58. lose verb –1. (123) lose – (fail to keep or to maintain; cease to have, either physically or in an abstract sense; ”She lost her purse when she left it unattended on her seat”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 58 / 855
  59. 59. love verb –1. (43) love – (have a great affection or liking for; ”I love French food”; ”She loves her boss and works hard for him”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 59 / 855
  60. 60. lowball verb –. lowball, underestimate – (make a deliberately low estimate; ”The construction company wanted the contract badly and lowballed”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 60 / 855
  61. 61. lower verb –1. (15) lower, take down, let down, get down, bring down – (move something or somebody to a lower position; ”take down the vase from the shelf”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 61 / 855
  62. 62. lubricate verb –1. lubricate – (have lubricating properties; ”the liquid in this can lubricates well”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 62 / 855
  63. 63. lug verb –1. (5) lug, tote, tug – (carry with difficulty; ”You’ll have to lug this suitcase”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 63 / 855
  64. 64. lull verb –1. (2) lull – (calm by deception; ”Don’t let yourself be lulled into a false state of security”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 64 / 855
  65. 65. lump verb –1. (2) lump, chunk – (put together indiscriminately; ”lump together all the applicants”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 65 / 855
  66. 66. lure verb –. (6) 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 III May 31, 2011 66 / 855
  67. 67. lurk verb –1. (8) lurk, skulk – (lie in wait, lie in ambush, behave in a sneaky and secretive manner) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 67 / 855
  68. 68. lust verb –. crave, hunger, thirst, starve, lust – (have a craving, appetite, or great desire for) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 68 / 855
  69. 69. lynch verb –. lynch – (kill without legal sanction; ”The blood-thirsty mob lynched the alleged killer of the child”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 69 / 855
  70. 70. madden verb –1. madden, craze – (cause to go crazy; cause to lose one’s mind) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 70 / 855
  71. 71. magnify verb –1. (4) magnify, amplify – (increase in size, volume or significance; ”Her terror was magnified in her mind”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 71 / 855
  72. 72. mail verb –1. (12) mail, get off – (send via the postal service; ”I’ll mail you the check tomorrow”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 72 / 855
  73. 73. maim verb –. maim – (injure or wound seriously and leave permanent disfiguration or mutilation; ”people were maimed by the explosion”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 73 / 855
  74. 74. maintain verb –1. (41) keep, maintain, hold – (keep in a certain state, position, or activity; e.g., ”keep clean”; ”hold in place”; ”She always held herself as a lady”; ”The students keep me on my toes”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 74 / 855
  75. 75. make verb –1. (508) make, do – (engage in; ”make love, not war”; ”make an effort”; ”do research”; ”do nothing”; ”make revolution”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 75 / 855
  76. 76. malign verb –. badmouth, malign, traduce, drag through the mud – (speak unfavorably about; ”She badmouths her husband everywhere”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 76 / 855
  77. 77. man verb –1. (2) man – (take charge of a certain job; occupy a certain work place; ”Mr. Smith manned the reception desk in the morning”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 77 / 855
  78. 78. manage verb –1. (27) pull off, negociate, bring off, carry off, manage – (be successful; achieve a goal; ”She succeeded in persuading us all”; ”I managed to carry the box upstairs”; ”She pulled it off, even though we never thought her capable of it”; ”The pianist negociated the difficult runs”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 78 / 855
  79. 79. maneuver verb –1. (5) steer, maneuver, manoeuver, manoeuvre, direct, point, head, guide, channelize, channelise – (direct the course; determine the direction of travelling) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 79 / 855
  80. 80. mangle verb –1. mangle – (press with a mangle; ”mangle the sheets”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 80 / 855
  81. 81. manhandle verb –. manhandle – (handle roughly; ”I was manhandled by the police”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 81 / 855
  82. 82. manicure verb –1. manicure – (trim carefully and neatly; ”manicure fingernails”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 82 / 855
  83. 83. manifest verb –1. (9) 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 III May 31, 2011 83 / 855
  84. 84. manipulate verb –1. (5) manipulate, pull strings, pull wires – (influence or control shrewdly or deviously; ”He manipulated public opinion in his favor”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 84 / 855
  85. 85. manufacture verb –1. (3) manufacture, fabricate, construct – (put together out of artificial or natural components or parts; ”the company fabricates plastic chairs”; ”They manufacture small toys”; He manufactured a popular cereal”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 85 / 855
  86. 86. map verb –1. (3) map – (make a map of; show or establish the features of details of; ”map the surface of Venus”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 86 / 855
  87. 87. mar verb –1. (6) mar, impair, spoil, deflower, vitiate – (make imperfect; ”nothing marred her beauty”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 87 / 855
  88. 88. march verb –1. (24) march, process – (march in a procession; ”They processed into the dining room”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 88 / 855
  89. 89. marinate verb –. (2) marinade, marinate – (soak in marinade; ”marinade herring”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 89 / 855
  90. 90. mark verb –1. (13) tag, label, mark – (attach a tag or label to; ”label these bottles”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 90 / 855
  91. 91. market verb –1. (3) market – (engage in the commercial promotion, sale, or distribution of; ”The company is marketing its new line of beauty products”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 91 / 855
  92. 92. maroon verb –1. (1) maroon, strand – (leave stranded or isolated with little hope of rescue; ”the travellers were marooned”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 92 / 855
  93. 93. marry verb –1. (44) marry, get married, wed, conjoin, hook up with, get hitched with, espouse – (take in marriage) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 93 / 855
  94. 94. marshal verb –1. (1) marshal – (place in proper rank; ”marshal the troops”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 94 / 855
  95. 95. martyr verb –1. martyr – (kill as a martyr; ”Saint Sebastian was martyred”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 95 / 855
  96. 96. mash verb –1. (1) squash, crush, squelch, mash, squeeze – (to compress with violence, out of natural shape or condition; ”crush an aluminum can”; ”squeeze a lemon”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 96 / 855
  97. 97. mask verb –1. (1) dissemble, cloak, mask – (hide under a false appearance; ”He masked his disappointment”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 97 / 855
  98. 98. mass verb –. (3) mass – (join together into a mass or collect or form a mass; ”Crowds were massing outside the palace”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 98 / 855
  99. 99. mass-produce verb –. mass-produce – (produce on a large scale) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 99 / 855
  100. 100. massacre verb –. (1) massacre, slaughter, mow down – (kill a large number of people indiscriminately; ”The Hutus massacred the Tutsis in Rwanda”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 100 / 855
  101. 101. massage verb –1. (1) massage, rub down, knead – (manually manipulate (someone’s body), usually for medicinal or relaxation purposes; ”She rubbed down her child with a sponge”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 101 / 855
  102. 102. master verb –1. (4) master, get the hang – (be or become completely proficient or skilled in; ”She mastered Japanese in less than two years”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 102 / 855
  103. 103. mastermind verb –. (1) mastermind, engineer, direct, organize, organise, orchestrate – (plan and direct (a complex undertaking); ”he masterminded the robbery”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 103 / 855
  104. 104. match verb –1. (16) match, fit, correspond, check, jibe, gibe, tally, agree – (be compatible, similar or consistent; coincide in their characteristics; ”The two stories don’t agree in many details”; ”The handwriting checks with the signature on the check”; ”The suspect’s fingerprints don’t match those on the gun”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 104 / 855
  105. 105. mate verb –1. (7) copulate, mate, pair, couple – (engage in sexual intercourse; ”Birds mate in the Spring”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 105 / 855
  106. 106. maul verb –1. maul – (split (wood) with a maul and wedges) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 106 / 855
  107. 107. maximize verb –1. (2) maximize, maximise – (make as big or large as possible; ”Maximize your profits!”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 107 / 855
  108. 108. mean verb –1. (93) mean, intend – (mean or intend to express or convey; ”You never understand what I mean!”; ”what do his words intend?”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 108 / 855
  109. 109. measure verb –1. (35) measure, mensurate, measure out – (determine the measurements of something or somebody, take measurements of; ”Measure the length of the wall”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 109 / 855
  110. 110. medicate verb –1. medicate – (impregnate with a medicinal substance) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 110 / 855
  111. 111. meditate verb –1. (4) chew over, think over, meditate, ponder, excogitate, contemplate, muse, reflect, mull, mull over, ruminate, speculate – (reflect deeply on a subject; ”I mulled over the events of the afternoon”; ”philosophers have speculated on the question of God for thousands of years”; ”The scientist must stop to observe and start to excogitate”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 111 / 855
  112. 112. meet verb –1. (49) 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 III May 31, 2011 112 / 855
  113. 113. meld verb –1. meld – (announce for a score; of cards in a card game) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 113 / 855
  114. 114. melt verb –1. (3) melt, run, melt down – (reduce or cause to be reduced from a solid to a liquid state, usually by heating; ”melt butter”; ”melt down gold”; ”The wax melted in the sun”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 114 / 855
  115. 115. memorialize verb –1. memorialize, memorialise – (address in a memorial; ”The President memorialized the heroes of the battle”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 115 / 855
  116. 116. memorize verb –. (6) memorize, memorise, con, learn – (commit to memory; learn by heart; ”Have you memorized your lines for the play yet?”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 116 / 855
  117. 117. menace verb –1. (1) 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 III May 31, 2011 117 / 855
  118. 118. mend verb –1. (5) repair, mend, fix, bushel, doctor, furbish up, restore, touch on – (restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken; ”She repaired her TV set”; ”Repair my shoes please”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 118 / 855
  119. 119. mention verb –1. (62) mention, advert, bring up, cite, name, refer – (make reference to; ”His name was mentioned in connection with the invention”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 119 / 855
  120. 120. merchandise verb –. (1) trade, merchandise – (engage in the trade of; ”he is merchandising telephone sets”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 120 / 855
  121. 121. merge verb –1. (10) unify, unite, merge – (become one; ”Germany unified officially in 1990”; ”the cells merge”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 121 / 855
  122. 122. merit verb –. (6) deserve, merit – (be worthy or deserving; ”You deserve a promotion after all the hard work you have done”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 122 / 855
  123. 123. mess verb –1. mess – (eat in a mess hall) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 123 / 855
  124. 124. metabolize verb –. (1) metabolize, metabolise – (produce by metabolism) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 124 / 855
  125. 125. meter verb –1. (1) meter – (measure with a meter; ”meter the flow of water”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 125 / 855
  126. 126. militarize verb –1. militarize, militarise – (lend a military character to (a country), as by building up a military force; ”militarize Germany again after the war”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 126 / 855
  127. 127. milk verb –1. (3) milk – (take milk from female mammals; ”Cows need to be milked every morning”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 127 / 855
  128. 128. mill verb –1. (1) mill, mill about, mill around – (move about in a confused manner) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 128 / 855
  129. 129. mimic verb –. mimic, mime – (imitate (a person or manner), especially for satirical effect; ”The actor mimicked the President very accurately”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 129 / 855
  130. 130. mince verb –1. (2) mince, soften, moderate – (make less severe or harsh; ”He moderated his tone when the students burst out in tears”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 130 / 855
  131. 131. mind verb –1. (15) mind – (be offended or bothered by; take offense with, be bothered by; ”I don’t mind your behavior”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 131 / 855
  132. 132. mine verb –1. (3) mine – (get from the earth by excavation; ”mine ores and metals”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 132 / 855
  133. 133. miniaturize verb –. miniaturize, miniaturise – (design or construct on a smaller scale) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 133 / 855
  134. 134. minimise verb –1. understate, minimize, minimise, downplay – (represent as less significant or important) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 134 / 855
  135. 135. minimize verb –1. (12) minimize, minimise – (make small or insignificant; ”Let’s minimize the risk”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 135 / 855
  136. 136. mire verb –1. entangle, mire – (entrap; ”Our people should not be mired in the past”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 136 / 855
  137. 137. mirror verb –1. (4) mirror – (reflect as if in a mirror; ”The smallest pond at night mirrors the firmament above”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 137 / 855
  138. 138. misappropriate verb –. 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 III May 31, 2011 138 / 855
  139. 139. miscalculate verb –1. (1) miscalculate, misestimate – (judge incorrectly; ”I had misestimated his determination”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 139 / 855
  140. 140. misconstrue verb –. (2) misconstrue, misinterpret, misconceive, misunderstand, misapprehend, be amiss – (interpret in the wrong way; ”Don’t misinterpret my comments as criticism”; ”She misconstrued my remarks”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 140 / 855
  141. 141. misdirect verb –1. corrupt, pervert, subvert, demoralize, demoralise, debauch, debase, profane, vitiate, deprave, misdirect – (corrupt morally or by intemperance or sensuality; ”debauch the young people with wine and women”; ”Socrates was accused of corrupting young men”; ”Do school counselors subvert young children?”; ”corrupt the morals”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 141 / 855
  142. 142. mishandle verb –1. botch, bodge, bumble, fumble, botch up, muff, blow, flub, screw up, ball up, spoil, muck up, bungle, fluff, bollix, bollix up, bollocks, bollocks up, bobble, mishandle, louse up, foul up, mess up, fuck up – (make a mess of, destroy or ruin; ”I botched the dinner and we had to eat out”; ”the pianist screwed up the difficult passage in the second movement”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 142 / 855
  143. 143. misidentify verb –. mistake, misidentify – (identify incorrectly; ”Don’t mistake her for her twin sister”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 143 / 855
  144. 144. misinterpret verb –1. (1) misinterpret – (interpret falsely) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 144 / 855
  145. 145. misjudge verb –. (2) misjudge – (judge incorrectly) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 145 / 855
  146. 146. mislead verb –1. (2) mislead, misdirect, misguide, lead astray – (lead someone in the wrong direction or give someone wrong directions; ”The pedestrian misdirected the out-of-town driver”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 146 / 855
  147. 147. mismanage verb –. (1) mismanage, mishandle, misconduct – (manage badly or incompetently; ”The funds were mismanaged”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 147 / 855
  148. 148. misplay verb –1. misplay – (play incorrectly, e.g., play a wrong note) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 148 / 855
  149. 149. mispronounce verb –. mispronounce, misspeak – (pronounce a word incorrectly; ”She mispronounces many Latinate words”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 149 / 855
  150. 150. misquote verb –. (1) misquote – (quote incorrectly; ”He had misquoted the politician”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 150 / 855
  151. 151. misread verb –1. (1) misread – (read or interpret wrongly; ”He misread the data”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 151 / 855
  152. 152. misrepresent verb –1. (2) misrepresent, belie – (represent falsely; ”This statement misrepresents my intentions”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 152 / 855
  153. 153. miss verb –1. (16) miss, lose – (fail to perceive or to catch with the senses or the mind; ”I missed that remark”; ”She missed his point”; ”We lost part of what he said”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 153 / 855
  154. 154. misspell verb –. misspell – (spell incorrectly) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 154 / 855
  155. 155. misspend verb –1. misspend – (spend time badly or unwisely; ”He misspent his youth”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 155 / 855
  156. 156. misstate verb –. misstate – (state something incorrectly; ”You misstated my position”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 156 / 855
  157. 157. mist verb –1. (1) mist, mist over – (become covered with mist; ”The windshield misted over”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 157 / 855
  158. 158. mistake verb –1. (7) mistake, misidentify – (identify incorrectly; ”Don’t mistake her for her twin sister”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 158 / 855
  159. 159. mistreat verb –. mistreat, maltreat, abuse, ill-use, step, ill-treat – (treat badly; ”This boss abuses his workers”; ”She is always stepping on others to get ahead”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 159 / 855
  160. 160. mistrust verb –. (2) distrust, mistrust, suspect – (regard as untrustworthy; regard with suspicion; have no faith or confidence in) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 160 / 855
  161. 161. misunderstand verb –. (3) misconstrue, misinterpret, misconceive, misunderstand, misapprehend, be amiss – (interpret in the wrong way; ”Don’t misinterpret my comments as criticism”; ”She misconstrued my remarks”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 161 / 855
  162. 162. misuse verb –1. (2) misapply, misuse – (apply to a wrong thing or person; apply badly or incorrectly; ”The words are misapplied in this context”; ”You are misapplying the name of this religious group”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 162 / 855
  163. 163. mitigate verb –1. (3) extenuate, palliate, mitigate – (lessen or to try to lessen the seriousness or extent of; ”The circumstances extenuate the crime”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 163 / 855
  164. 164. mix verb –1. (7) blend, flux, mix, conflate, commingle, immix, fuse, coalesce, meld, combine, merge – (mix together different elements; ”The colors blend well”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 164 / 855
  165. 165. mobilise verb –1. call up, mobilize, mobilise, rally – (call to arms; of military personnel) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 165 / 855
  166. 166. mobilize verb –1. (5) mobilize, mobilise, marshal, summon – (make ready for action or use; ”marshal resources”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 166 / 855
  167. 167. mock verb –1. (4) mock, bemock – (treat with contempt; ”The new constitution mocks all democratic principles”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 167 / 855
  168. 168. moderate verb –1. (1) moderate, chair, lead – (preside over; ”John moderated the discussion”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 168 / 855
  169. 169. modernize verb –1. (3) overhaul, modernize, modernise – (make repairs, renovations, revisions or adjustments to; ”You should overhaul your car engine”; ”overhaul the health care system”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 169 / 855
  170. 170. modify verb –1. (17) modify – (make less severe or harsh or extreme; ”please modify this letter to make it more polite”; ”he modified his views on same-gender marriage”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 170 / 855
  171. 171. moisten verb –1. (3) moisten, wash, dampen – (make moist; ”The dew moistened the meadows”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 171 / 855
  172. 172. molest verb –1. (2) molest – (harass or assault sexually; make indecent advances to) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 172 / 855
  173. 173. mollify verb –1. (1) pacify, lenify, conciliate, assuage, appease, mollify, placate, gentle, gruntle – (cause to be more favorably inclined; gain the good will of; ”She managed to mollify the angry customer”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 173 / 855
  174. 174. monger verb –. peddle, monger, huckster, hawk, vend, pitch – (sell or offer for sale from place to place) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 174 / 855
  175. 175. monitor verb –1. (9) monitor, supervise – (keep tabs on; keep an eye on; keep under surveillance; ”we are monitoring the air quality”; ”the police monitor the suspect’s moves”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 175 / 855
  176. 176. monopolize verb –1. (2) monopolize, monopolise – (have and control fully and exclusively; ”He monopolizes the laser printer”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 176 / 855
  177. 177. moon verb –1. daydream, moon – (have dreamlike musings or fantasies while awake; ”She looked out the window, daydreaming”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 177 / 855
  178. 178. moor verb –1. moor, berth, tie up – (secure in or as if in a berth or dock; ”tie up the boat”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 178 / 855
  179. 179. mop verb –1. (2) wipe up, mop up, mop – (to wash or wipe with or as if with a mop; ”Mop the hallway now”; ”He mopped her forehead with a towel”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 179 / 855
  180. 180. mortgage verb –. mortgage – (put up as security or collateral) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 180 / 855
  181. 181. mothball verb –. mothball – (put into long-term storage) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 181 / 855
  182. 182. motivate verb –. (6) motivate, actuate, propel, move, prompt, incite – (give an incentive for action; ”This moved me to sacrifice my career”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 182 / 855
  183. 183. motorize verb –1. motorize – (equip with a motor vehicle; ”The police around here are not motorized and patrol the streets on horseback”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 183 / 855
  184. 184. mound verb –. mound – (form into a rounded elevation; ”mound earth”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 184 / 855
  185. 185. mount verb –1. (10) mount – (attach to a support; ”They mounted the aerator on a floating”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 185 / 855
  186. 186. move verb –1. (110) travel, go, move, locomote – (change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically; ”How fast does your new car go?”; ”We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus”; ”The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect”; ”The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell”; ”news travelled fast”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 186 / 855
  187. 187. mow verb –1. (1) mow, cut down – (cut with a blade or mower; ”mow the grass”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 187 / 855
  188. 188. muddle verb –1. muddle, puddle – (make into a puddle; ”puddled mire”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 188 / 855
  189. 189. muddy verb –1. muddy, muddy up – (dirty with mud) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 189 / 855
  190. 190. muff verb –1. muff – (fail to catch, as of a ball) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 190 / 855
  191. 191. mug verb –. mug – (rob at gunpoint or with the threat of violence; ”I was mugged in the streets of New York last night”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 191 / 855
  192. 192. mulch verb –. mulch – (cover with mulch; ”mulch the flowerbeds”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 192 / 855
  193. 193. mull verb –1. (1) chew over, think over, meditate, ponder, excogitate, contemplate, muse, reflect, mull, mull over, ruminate, speculate – (reflect deeply on a subject; ”I mulled over the events of the afternoon”; ”philosophers have speculated on the question of God for thousands of years”; ”The scientist must stop to observe and start to excogitate”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 193 / 855
  194. 194. multiply verb –1. (18) multiply – (combine by multiplication; ”multiply 10 by 15”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 194 / 855
  195. 195. mumble verb –1. (6) mumble, mutter, maunder, mussitate – (talk indistinctly; usually in a low voice) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 195 / 855
  196. 196. munch verb –. crunch, munch – (chew noisily; ”The children crunched the celery sticks”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 196 / 855
  197. 197. murder verb –1. (5) murder, slay, hit, dispatch, bump off, off, polish off, remove – (kill intentionally and with premeditation; ”The mafia boss ordered his enemies murdered”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 197 / 855
  198. 198. murmur verb –1. (15) murmur – (speak softly or indistinctly; ”She murmured softly to the baby in her arms”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 198 / 855
  199. 199. muster verb –1. (4) muster, rally, summon, come up, muster up – (gather or bring together; ”muster the courage to do something”; ”she rallied her intellect”; ”Summon all your courage”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 199 / 855
  200. 200. mutate verb –. mutate – (undergo mutation; ”cells mutate”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 200 / 855
  201. 201. mute verb –. muffle, mute, dull, damp, dampen, tone down – (deaden (a sound or noise), especially by wrapping) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 201 / 855
  202. 202. mutilate verb –1. (1) mutilate, mangle, cut up – (destroy or injure severely; ”The madman mutilates art work”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 202 / 855
  203. 203. mutter verb –1. (19) mumble, mutter, maunder, mussitate – (talk indistinctly; usually in a low voice) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 203 / 855
  204. 204. muzzle verb –1. muzzle – (fit with a muzzle; ”muzzle the dog to prevent it from biting strangers”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 204 / 855
  205. 205. mystify verb –1. (1) perplex, vex, stick, get, puzzle, mystify, baffle, beat, pose, bewilder, flummox, stupefy, nonplus, gravel, amaze, dumbfound – (be a mystery or bewildering to; ”This beats me!”; ”Got me–I don’t know the answer!”; ”a vexing problem”; ”This question really stuck me”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 205 / 855
  206. 206. mythologize verb –1. mythologize, mythologise – (construct a myth; ”The poet mythologized that the King had three sons”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 206 / 855
  207. 207. nab verb –1. (1) nab – (tag the base runner to get him out) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 207 / 855
  208. 208. nag verb –1. (2) nag, peck, hen-peck – (bother persistently with trivial complaints; ”She nags her husband all day long”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 208 / 855
  209. 209. nail verb –1. (8) nail – (attach something somewhere by means of nails; ”nail the board onto the wall”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 209 / 855
  210. 210. name verb –1. (31) name, call – (assign a specified (usually proper) proper name to; ”They named their son David”; ”The new school was named after the famous Civil Rights leader”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 210 / 855
  211. 211. narrow verb –1. (2) narrow, contract – (make or become more narrow or restricted; ”The selection was narrowed”; ”The road narrowed”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 211 / 855
  212. 212. nationalize verb –1. (2) nationalize, nationalise – (put under state control or ownership; ”Mitterand nationalized the banks”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 212 / 855
  213. 213. naturalize verb –1. (1) naturalize, naturalise – (make into a citizen; ”The French family was naturalized last year”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 213 / 855
  214. 214. nauseate verb –1. sicken, nauseate, turn one’s stomach – (upset and make nauseated; ”The smell of the food turned the pregnant woman’s stomach”; ”The mold on the food sickened the diners”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 214 / 855
  215. 215. navigate verb –1. (2) voyage, sail, navigate – (travel on water propelled by wind or by other means; ”The QE2 will sail to Southampton tomorrow”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 215 / 855
  216. 216. near verb –. (11) approach, near, come on, go up, draw near, draw close, come near – (move towards; ”We were approaching our destination”; ”They are drawing near”; ”The enemy army came nearer and nearer”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 216 / 855
  217. 217. necessitate verb –1. (12) necessitate, ask, postulate, need, require, take, involve, call for, demand – (require as useful, just, or proper; ”It takes nerve to do what she did”; ”success usually requires hard work”; ”This job asks a lot of patience and skill”; ”This position demands a lot of personal sacrifice”; ”This dinner calls for a spectacular dessert”; ”This intervention does not postulate a patient’s consent”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 217 / 855
  218. 218. need verb –1. (110) necessitate, ask, postulate, need, require, take, involve, call for, demand – (require as useful, just, or proper; ”It takes nerve to do what she did”; ”success usually requires hard work”; ”This job asks a lot of patience and skill”; ”This position demands a lot of personal sacrifice”; ”This dinner calls for a spectacular dessert”; ”This intervention does not postulate a patient’s consent”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 218 / 855
  219. 219. needle verb –1. (1) needle, goad – (goad or provoke,as by constant criticism; ”He needled her with his sarcastic remarks”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 219 / 855
  220. 220. negate verb –1. contradict, belie, negate – (be in contradiction with) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 220 / 855
  221. 221. neglect verb –1. (6) neglect, pretermit, omit, drop, miss, leave out, overlook, overleap – (leave undone or leave out; ”How could I miss that typo?”; ”The workers on the conveyor belt miss one out of ten”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 221 / 855
  222. 222. negotiate verb –1. (17) negociate, negotiate, talk terms – (discuss the terms of an arrangement; ”They negotiated the sale of the house”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 222 / 855
  223. 223. neighbor verb –1. neighbor, neighbour – (live or be located as a neighbor; ”the neighboring house”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 223 / 855
  224. 224. neighbour verb –1. neighbor, neighbour – (live or be located as a neighbor; ”the neighboring house”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 224 / 855
  225. 225. nest verb –1. (4) nest – (inhabit a nest, usually after building; ”birds are nesting outside my window every Spring”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 225 / 855
  226. 226. nett verb –. net, nett – (catch with a net; ”net a fish”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 226 / 855
  227. 227. network verb –. network – (communicate with and within a group; ”You have to network if you want to get a good job”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 227 / 855
  228. 228. neutralize verb –1. (3) neutralize – (make politically neutral and thus inoffensive; ”The treaty neutralized the small republic”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 228 / 855
  229. 229. nibble verb –1. nibble – (bite off very small pieces; ”She nibbled on her cracker”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 229 / 855
  230. 230. nick verb –1. nick, snick – (cut slightly, with a razor; ”The barber’s knife nicked his cheek”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 230 / 855
  231. 231. nip verb –1. (1) pinch, squeeze, twinge, tweet, nip, twitch – (squeeze tightly between the fingers; ”He pinched her behind”; ”She squeezed the bottle”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 231 / 855
  232. 232. nod verb –1. (35) nod – (express or signify by nodding; ”He nodded his approval”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 232 / 855
  233. 233. nominate verb –1. (4) nominate, put up, put forward – (propose as a candidate for some honor) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 233 / 855
  234. 234. normalize verb –1. normalize, normalise – (become normal or return to its normal state; ”Let us hope that relations with this country will normalize soon”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 234 / 855
  235. 235. notch verb –1. (3) notch – (cut or make a notch into; ”notch the rope”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 235 / 855
  236. 236. note verb –1. (41) note, observe, mention, remark – (make mention of; ”She observed that his presentation took up too much time”; ”They noted that it was a fine day to go sailing”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 236 / 855
  237. 237. notice verb –1. (39) 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 III May 31, 2011 237 / 855
  238. 238. notify verb –. (10) advise, notify, give notice, send word, apprise, apprize – (inform (somebody) of something; ”I advised him that the rent was due”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 238 / 855
  239. 239. nourish verb –1. (4) nourish, nurture, sustain – (provide with nourishment; ”We sustained ourselves on bread and water”; ”This kind of food is not nourishing for young children”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 239 / 855
  240. 240. nudge verb –1. (3) nudge, poke at, prod – (to push against gently; ”She nudged my elbow when she saw her friend enter the restaurant”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 240 / 855
  241. 241. nuke verb –1. nuke, atomize, atomise, zap – (strike at with firepower or bombs; ”zap the enemy”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 241 / 855
  242. 242. nullify verb –1. invalidate, annul, quash, void, avoid, nullify – (declare invalid; ”The contract was annulled”; ”void a plea”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 242 / 855
  243. 243. numb verb –. numb, benumb, blunt, dull – (make numb or insensitive; ”The shock numbed her senses”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 243 / 855
  244. 244. number verb –1. (6) total, number, add up, come, amount – (add up in number or quantity; ”The bills amounted to 2,000”; ”The bill came to 2,000”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 244 / 855
  245. 245. nurse verb –1. (2) nurse – (try to cure by special care of treatment, of an illness or injury; ”He nursed his cold with Chinese herbs”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 245 / 855
  246. 246. nurture verb –1. (1) foster, nurture – (help develop, help grow; ”nurture his talents”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 246 / 855
  247. 247. nuzzle verb –1. (1) cuddle, snuggle, nestle, nest, nuzzle, draw close – (move or arrange oneself in a comfortable and cozy position; ”We cuddled against each other to keep warm”; ”The children snuggled into their sleeping bags”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 247 / 855
  248. 248. obey verb –. (14) obey – (be obedient to) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 248 / 855
  249. 249. object verb –1. (19) object – (express or raise an objection or protest or criticism or express dissent; ”She never objected to the amount of work her boss charged her with”; ”When asked to drive the truck, she objected that she did not have a driver’s license”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 249 / 855
  250. 250. obliterate verb –1. (1) kill, obliterate, wipe out – (mark for deletion, rub off, or erase; ”kill these lines in the President’s speech”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 250 / 855
  251. 251. obscure verb –1. (3) obscure, befog, becloud, obnubilate, haze over, fog, cloud, mist – (make less visible or unclear; ”The stars are obscured by the clouds”; ”the big elm tree obscures our view of the valley”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 251 / 855
  252. 252. observe verb –1. (39) 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 III May 31, 2011 252 / 855
  253. 253. obstruct verb –1. (2) obstruct, blockade, block, hinder, stymie, stymy, embarrass – (hinder or prevent the progress or accomplishment of; ”His brother blocked him at every turn”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 253 / 855
  254. 254. obtain verb –1. (116) obtain – (come into possession of; ”How did you obtain the visa?”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 254 / 855
  255. 255. obviate verb –1. obviate, rid of, eliminate – (do away with) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 255 / 855
  256. 256. occupy verb –1. (8) busy, occupy – (keep busy with; ”She busies herself with her butterfly collection”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 256 / 855
  257. 257. occur verb –1. (81) happen, hap, go on, pass off, occur, pass, fall out, come about, take place – (come to pass; ”What is happening?”; ”The meeting took place off without an incidence”; ”Nothing occurred that seemed important”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 257 / 855
  258. 258. off-load verb –1. offload – (transfer to a peripheral device, of computer data) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 258 / 855
  259. 259. offend verb –1. (2) pique, offend – (cause to feel resentment or indignation; ”Her tactless remark offended me”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 259 / 855
  260. 260. offer verb –1. (95) offer – (make available or accessible, provide or furnish; ”The conference center offers a health spa”; ”The hotel offers private meeting rooms”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 260 / 855
  261. 261. officiate verb –1. (4) officiate – (act in an official capacity in a ceremony or religious ritual, such as a wedding; ”Who officiated at your wedding?”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 261 / 855
  262. 262. offload verb –1. offload – (transfer to a peripheral device, of computer data) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 262 / 855
  263. 263. offset verb –1. (5) offset, countervail – (compensate for or counterbalance; ”offset deposits and withdrawals”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 263 / 855
  264. 264. ogle verb –. (2) ogle – (look at with amorous intentions) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 264 / 855
  265. 265. oil verb –1. (1) oil – (cover with oil, as if by rubbing; ”oil the wooden surface”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 265 / 855
  266. 266. okay verb –. approve, O.K., okay, sanction – (give sanction to; ”I approve of his educational policies”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 266 / 855
  267. 267. omit verb –1. (10) 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 III May 31, 2011 267 / 855
  268. 268. open verb –1. (66) open, open up – (cause to open or to become open; ”Mary opened the car door”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 268 / 855
  269. 269. operate verb –1. (34) operate, run – (direct or control; projects, businesses, etc.; ”She is running a relief operation in the Sudan”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 269 / 855
  270. 270. oppose verb –1. (24) oppose – (be against; express opposition to; ”We oppose the ban on abortion”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 270 / 855
  271. 271. oppress verb –1. (1) oppress, suppress, crush – (come down on or keep down by unjust use of one’s authority; ”The government oppresses political activists”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 271 / 855
  272. 272. optimize verb –1. optimize, optimise – (make optimal; get the most out of; use best; ”optimize your resources”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 272 / 855
  273. 273. orchestrate verb –1. orchestrate – (write an orchestra score for) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 273 / 855
  274. 274. ordain verb –1. (3) 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 III May 31, 2011 274 / 855
  275. 275. order verb –1. (28) order, tell, enjoin, say – (give instructions to or direct somebody to do something with authority; ”I said to him to go home”; ”She ordered him to do the shopping”; ”The mother told the child to get dressed”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 275 / 855
  276. 276. organise verb –1. (1) organize, organise, coordinate – (bring order and organization to; ”Can you help me organize my files?”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 276 / 855
  277. 277. organize verb –1. (11) form, organize, organise – (create (as an entity); ”social groups form everywhere”; ”They formed a company”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 277 / 855
  278. 278. orient verb –1. (2) orient, point – (be oriented; ”The weather vane points North”; ”the dancers toes pointed outward”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 278 / 855
  279. 279. ornament verb –1. (1) decorate, adorn, grace, ornament, embellish, beautify – (make more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc.; ”Decorate the room for the party”; ”beautify yourself for the special day”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 279 / 855
  280. 280. orphan verb –. orphan – (deprive of parents) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 280 / 855
  281. 281. ostracize verb –1. (1) banish, ban, ostracize, ostracise, shun, cast out, blackball – (expel from a community or group) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 281 / 855
  282. 282. oust verb –1. (4) oust, throw out, drum out, boot out, kick out, expel – (remove from a position or office; ”The chairman was ousted after he misappropriated funds”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 282 / 855
  283. 283. outclass verb –. (1) outclass – (cause to appear in a lower class; ”The Yankees outclassed Cincinnati”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 283 / 855
  284. 284. outdo verb –1. (2) surpass, outstrip, outmatch, outgo, exceed, outdo, surmount, outperform – (be or do something to a greater degree; ”her performance surpasses that of any other student I know”; ”She outdoes all other athletes”; ”This exceeds all my expectations”; ”This car outperforms all others in its class”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 284 / 855
  285. 285. outfit verb –. 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 III May 31, 2011 285 / 855
  286. 286. outflank verb –1. outflank, go around – (go around the flank of (an opposing army)) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 286 / 855
  287. 287. outfox verb –1. outfox – (outdo someone in trickery) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 287 / 855
  288. 288. outgrow verb –1. (1) outgrow – (grow too large or too mature for; ”I have outgrown these clothes”; ”She outgrew her childish habits”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 288 / 855
  289. 289. outlast verb –. outlive, outlast, survive – (live longer than; ”She outlived her husband by many years”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 289 / 855
  290. 290. outlaw verb –. (2) outlaw, criminalize, criminalise, illegalize, illegalise – (declare illegal; outlaw; ”Marijuana is criminalized in the U.S.”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 290 / 855
  291. 291. outline verb –1. (12) sketch, outline, adumbrate – (describe roughly or briefly or give the main points or summary of; ”sketch the outline of the book”; ”outline his ideas”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 291 / 855
  292. 292. outmaneuver verb –. (1) outmaneuver, outmanoeuvre, outsmart – (defeat by more skillful maneuvering; ”The English troops outmaneuvered the Germans”; ”My new supervisor knows how to outmaneuver the boss in most situations”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 292 / 855
  293. 293. outnumber verb –. (2) outnumber – (be larger in number) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 293 / 855
  294. 294. outpace verb –. outpace – (surpass in speed; ”Malthus believed that population increase would outpace increases in the means of subsistence”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 294 / 855
  295. 295. outperform verb –. surpass, outstrip, outmatch, outgo, exceed, outdo, surmount, outperform – (be or do something to a greater degree; ”her performance surpasses that of any other student I know”; ”She outdoes all other athletes”; ”This exceeds all my expectations”; ”This car outperforms all others in its class”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 295 / 855
  296. 296. outplay verb –. (1) outplay – (excel or defeat in a game; ”The Knicks outplayed the Lakers”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 296 / 855
  297. 297. outpoint verb –1. outpoint – (sail closer to the wind than) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 297 / 855
  298. 298. outrage verb –1. (2) shock, offend, scandalize, scandalise, appal, appall, outrage – (strike with disgust or revulsion; ”The scandalous behavior of this married woman shocked her friends”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 298 / 855
  299. 299. outrun verb –. (2) outrun – (run faster than; ”in this race, I managed to outran everybody else”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 299 / 855
  300. 300. outscore verb –. outpoint, outscore – (score more points than one’s opponents) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 300 / 855
  301. 301. outsmart verb –1. (2) outwit, overreach, outsmart, outfox, beat, circumvent – (beat through cleverness and wit; ”I beat the traffic”; ”She outfoxed her competitors”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 301 / 855
  302. 302. outsource verb –. outsource – (obtain goods or services from an outside supplier; to contract work out; ”Many companies outsource and hire consultants in order to maintain a flexible workforce”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 302 / 855
  303. 303. outstrip verb –1. (1) surpass, outstrip, outmatch, outgo, exceed, outdo, surmount, outperform – (be or do something to a greater degree; ”her performance surpasses that of any other student I know”; ”She outdoes all other athletes”; ”This exceeds all my expectations”; ”This car outperforms all others in its class”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 303 / 855
  304. 304. outweigh verb –1. (3) outweigh – (be heavier than) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 304 / 855
  305. 305. outwit verb –. outwit, overreach, outsmart, outfox, beat, circumvent – (beat through cleverness and wit; ”I beat the traffic”; ”She outfoxed her competitors”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 305 / 855
  306. 306. overarch verb –1. overarch – (be central or dominant; ”This scene overarches the entire first act”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 306 / 855
  307. 307. overburden verb –1. (1) overburden – (burden with too much work or responsibility) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 307 / 855
  308. 308. overcharge verb –1. overcharge, soak, surcharge, gazump, fleece, plume, pluck, rob, hook – (rip off; ask an unreasonable price) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 308 / 855
  309. 309. overcome verb –1. (14) get the better of, overcome, defeat – (win a victory over; ”You must overcome all difficulties”; ”defeat your enemies”; ”He overcame his shyness”; ”He overcame his infirmity”; ”Her anger got the better of her and she blew up”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 309 / 855
  310. 310. overcook verb –. overcook – (cook too long; ”The vegetables were completely overcooked”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 310 / 855
  311. 311. overcrowd verb –1. overcrowd – (cause to crowd together too much; ”The students overcrowded the cafeteria”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 311 / 855
  312. 312. overdo verb –. overdo, exaggerate – (do something to an excessive degree; ”He overdid it last night when he did 100 pushups”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 312 / 855
  313. 313. overdrive verb –1. (1) overdrive – (drive or work too hard; ”The teacher is overworking his students”; ”Overdriving people often suffer stress”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 313 / 855
  314. 314. overemphasize verb –. (2) overemphasize, overemphasise, overstress – (place special or excessive emphasis on; ”I cannot overemphasize the importance of this book”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 314 / 855
  315. 315. overestimate verb –1. (1) overestimate, overrate – (make too high an estimate of; ”He overestimated his own powers”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 315 / 855
  316. 316. overfly verb –. pass over, overfly – (fly over; ”The plane passed over Damascus”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 316 / 855
  317. 317. overhaul verb –1. (1) pass, overtake, overhaul – (travel past; ”The sports car passed all the trucks”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 317 / 855
  318. 318. overhear verb –. (8) catch, take in, overhear – (hear, usually without the knowledge of the speakers; ”We overheard the conversation at the next table”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 318 / 855
  319. 319. overheat verb –1. (1) overheat – (get excessively and undesirably hot; ”The car engines overheated”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 319 / 855
  320. 320. overload verb –1. (1) overload – (become overloaded; ”The aerator overloaded”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 320 / 855
  321. 321. overlook verb –1. (6) overlook – (look past, fail to notice) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 321 / 855
  322. 322. overpay verb –. overpay – (pay too much) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 322 / 855
  323. 323. overpower verb –1. (2) overpower, overmaster, overwhelm – (overcome by superior force) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 323 / 855
  324. 324. overprice verb –. overprice – (price excessively high) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 324 / 855
  325. 325. overproduce verb –1. (1) overproduce – (produce in excess; produce more than needed or wanted) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 325 / 855
  326. 326. overrate verb –. overestimate, overrate – (make too high an estimate of; ”He overestimated his own powers”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 326 / 855
  327. 327. overreach verb –1. (3) overreach – (fail by aiming too high or trying too hard) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 327 / 855
  328. 328. override verb –1. (3) overrule, overturn, override, overthrow, reverse – (rule against; ”The Republicans were overruled when the House voted on the bill”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 328 / 855
  329. 329. overrule verb –. overrule, overturn, override, overthrow, reverse – (rule against; ”The Republicans were overruled when the House voted on the bill”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 329 / 855
  330. 330. overrun verb –1. (3) infest, overrun – (invade in great numbers; ”the roaches infested our kitchen”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 330 / 855
  331. 331. oversee verb –. oversee, supervise, superintend, manage – (watch and direct; ”Who is overseeing this project?”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 331 / 855
  332. 332. overshadow verb –1. (1) overshadow, dominate, eclipse – (be greater in significance than; ”the tragedy overshadowed the couple’s happiness”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 332 / 855
  333. 333. overshoot verb –1. (1) overshoot – (shoot beyond or over (a target)) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 333 / 855
  334. 334. oversimplify verb –1. oversimplify – (simplify to an excessive degree; ”Don’t oversimplify the problem”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 334 / 855
  335. 335. overspend verb –1. overspend – (spend more than available of (a budget)) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 335 / 855
  336. 336. overstate verb –. 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 III May 31, 2011 336 / 855
  337. 337. overstep verb –1. (1) transgress, trespass, overstep – (pass beyond (limits or boundaries)) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 337 / 855
  338. 338. oversupply verb –. flood, oversupply, glut – (supply with an excess of; ”flood the market with tennis shoes”; ”Glut the country with cheap imports from the Orient”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 338 / 855
  339. 339. overtake verb –1. (3) overtake, catch, catch up with – (catch up with and possibly overtake; ”The Rolls Royce caught us near the exit ramp”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 339 / 855
  340. 340. overthrow verb –1. (4) overthrow, subvert, overturn, bring down – (cause the downfall of; of rulers; ”The Czar was overthrown”; ”subvert the ruling class”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 340 / 855
  341. 341. overturn verb –1. (2) overturn, turn over, tip over, tump over – (turn from an upright or normal position; ”The big vase overturned”; ”The canoe tumped over”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 341 / 855
  342. 342. overuse verb –. overuse, overdrive – (make use of too often or too extensively) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 342 / 855
  343. 343. overvalue verb –. overvalue, overestimate – (assign too high a value to; ”You are overestimating the value of your old car”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 343 / 855
  344. 344. overwhelm verb –1. (1) overwhelm, overpower, sweep over, whelm, overcome, overtake – (overcome, as with emotions or perceptual stimuli) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 344 / 855
  345. 345. overwork verb –1. (1) overwork – (use too much; ”This play has been overworked”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean III May 31, 2011 345 / 855