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Verbocean IV (restore - zone)

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Verbs taken from the VerbOcean Semantic Network

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Verbocean IV (restore - zone)

  1. 1. Verb Ocean IV Andrew Ernest Ritz Langtech May 31, 2011Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 1/1
  2. 2. restore verb –1. (10) restore, reconstruct – (return to its original or usable and functioning condition; ”restore the forest to its original pristine condition”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 2/1
  3. 3. restrain verb –1. (11) restrain, keep, keep back, hold back – (keep under control; keep in check; ”suppress a smile”; ”Keep your temper”; ”keep your cool”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 3/1
  4. 4. restrict verb –1. (9) restrict, curtail, curb, cut back – (place restrictions on; ”curtail drinking in school”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 4/1
  5. 5. restructure verb –. restructure, reconstitute – (construct or form anew or provide with a new structure; ”After his accident, he had to restructure his life”; ”The governing board was reconstituted”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 5/1
  6. 6. resubmit verb –. feed back, resubmit – (submit (information) again to a program or automatic system) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 6/1
  7. 7. resume verb –1. (17) resume, restart, re-start – (take up or begin anew; ”We resumed the negotiations”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 7/1
  8. 8. resurface verb –1. resurface – (reappear on the surface) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 8/1
  9. 9. resurrect verb –1. (1) resurrect, raise, upraise – (cause to become alive again; ”raise from the dead”; ”Slavery is already dead, and cannot be resurrected”; ”Upraising ghosts”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 9/1
  10. 10. resuscitate verb –1. resuscitate, revive – (cause to regain consciousness; ”The doctors revived the comatose man”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 10 / 1
  11. 11. retail verb –1. (1) retail – (be sold at the retail level; ”These gems retail at thousands of dollars each”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 11 / 1
  12. 12. retain verb –1. (2) retain – (hold back within; ”This soil retains water”; ”I retain this drug for a long time”; ”the dam retains the water”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 12 / 1
  13. 13. retake verb –1. recapture, retake – (take back by force, as after a battle; ”The military forces managed to recapture the fort”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 13 / 1
  14. 14. retaliate verb –1. (1) revenge, avenge, retaliate – (take revenge for a perceived wrong; ”He wants to avenge the murder of his brother”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 14 / 1
  15. 15. retard verb –1. (1) retard – (cause to move more slowly or operate at a slower rate; ”This drug will retard your heart rate”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 15 / 1
  16. 16. retell verb –1. recite, retell – (render verbally, ”recite a poem”; ”retell a story”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 16 / 1
  17. 17. rethink verb –. (2) rethink – (change one’s mind; ”He rethought his decision to take a vacation”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 17 / 1
  18. 18. retire verb –1. (18) retire – (go into retirement; stop performing one’s work or withdraw from one’s position; ”He retired at age 68”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 18 / 1
  19. 19. retool verb –1. retool, revise – (revise or reorganize, especially for the purpose of updating and improving; ”We must retool the town’s economy”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 19 / 1
  20. 20. retort verb –. (4) retort, come back, repay, return, riposte, rejoin – (answer back) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 20 / 1
  21. 21. retrace verb –1. (6) trace, retrace – (to go back over again; ”we retraced the route we took last summer”; ”trace your path”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 21 / 1
  22. 22. retract verb –1. (3) abjure, recant, forswear, retract, resile – (formally reject or disavow a formerly held belief, usually under pressure; ”He retracted his earlier statements about his religion”; ”She abjured her beliefs”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 22 / 1
  23. 23. retrain verb –1. retrain – (teach new skills; ”We must retrain the linguists who cannot find employment”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 23 / 1
  24. 24. retreat verb –1. (10) withdraw, retreat, pull away, draw back, recede, pull back, retire, move back – (pull back or move away or backward; ”The enemy withdrew”; ”The limo pulled away from the curb”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 24 / 1
  25. 25. retrieve verb –1. (10) recover, retrieve, find, regain – (get or find back; recover the use of; ”She regained control of herself”; ”She found her voice and replied quickly”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 25 / 1
  26. 26. retrofit verb –1. retrofit – (provide with parts, devices, or equipment not available or in use at the time of the original manufacture; ”They car companies retrofitted all the old models with new carburetors”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 26 / 1
  27. 27. retry verb –. rehear, retry – (hear or try a court case anew) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 27 / 1
  28. 28. return verb –1. (111) return – (go or come back to place, condition, or activity where one has been before; ”return to your native land”; ”the professor returned to his teaching position after serving as Dean”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 28 / 1
  29. 29. reunify verb –. reunify, reunite – (unify again, as of a country; ”Will Korea reunify?”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 29 / 1
  30. 30. reunite verb –1. (2) reunite – (have a reunion; unite again) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 30 / 1
  31. 31. reuse verb –. (1) recycle, reprocess, reuse – (use again after processing; ”We must recycle the cardboard boxes”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 31 / 1
  32. 32. revalue verb –1. appreciate, apprize, apprise, revalue – (gain in value; ”The yen appreciated again!”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 32 / 1
  33. 33. revamp verb –1. (3) revamp – (to patch up or renovate; repair or restore; ”They revamped their old house before selling it”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 33 / 1
  34. 34. reveal verb –1. (34) uncover, bring out, unveil, reveal – (make visible; ”Summer brings out bright clothes”; ”He brings out the best in her”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 34 / 1
  35. 35. revenge verb –. (1) revenge, avenge, retaliate – (take revenge for a perceived wrong; ”He wants to avenge the murder of his brother”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 35 / 1
  36. 36. revere verb –1. (2) idolize, idolise, worship, hero-worship, revere – (love unquestioningly and uncritically or to excess; venerate as an idol; ”Many teenagers idolized the Beatles”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 36 / 1
  37. 37. reverse verb –1. (8) change by reversal, turn, reverse – (change to the contrary; ”The trend was reversed”; ”the tides turned against him”; ”public opinion turned when it was revealed that the president had an affair with a White House intern”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 37 / 1
  38. 38. review verb –1. (13) review, reexamine – (look at again; examine again; ”let’s review your situation”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 38 / 1
  39. 39. revile verb –. (1) vilify, revile, vituperate, rail – (spread negative information about; ”The Nazi propaganda vilified the Jews”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 39 / 1
  40. 40. revise verb –1. (6) revise – (make revisions in; ”revise a thesis”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 40 / 1
  41. 41. revisit verb –. revisit – (visit again; ”We revisited Rome after 25 years”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 41 / 1
  42. 42. revitalise verb –. revitalize, revitalise – (give new life or vigor to) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 42 / 1
  43. 43. revitalize verb –1. (1) regenerate, revitalize – (restore strength; ”This food revitalized the patient”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 43 / 1
  44. 44. revive verb –1. (5) resuscitate, revive – (cause to regain consciousness; ”The doctors revived the comatose man”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 44 / 1
  45. 45. revoke verb –1. revoke – (fail to follow suit when able and required to do so) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 45 / 1
  46. 46. revolutionize verb –1. (1) revolutionize, revolutionise, overturn – (change radically; ”E-mail revolutionized communication in academe”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 46 / 1
  47. 47. reward verb –1. (1) honor, honour, reward – (bestow honor or rewards upon; ”Today we honor our soldiers”; ”The scout was rewarded for courageous action”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 47 / 1
  48. 48. rewire verb –. rewire – (provide with new wiring; ”the university rewired the dormitories when most students brought computers and television sets”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 48 / 1
  49. 49. rework verb –. rework, make over, retread – (use again in altered form; ”retread an old plot”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 49 / 1
  50. 50. rewrite verb –1. (3) rewrite – (write differently; alter the writing of; ”The student rewrote his thesis”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 50 / 1
  51. 51. rib verb –1. rib – (form vertical ribs by knitting; ”A ribbed sweater”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 51 / 1
  52. 52. rid verb –. (5) rid, free, disembarrass – (relieve from; ”Rid the house of pests”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 52 / 1
  53. 53. riddle verb –1. (2) riddle – (pierce with many holes; ”The bullets riddled his body”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 53 / 1
  54. 54. ride verb –1. (53) ride, sit – (sit and travel on the back of animal, usually while controlling its motions; ”She never sat a horse!”; ”Did you ever ride a camel?”; ”The girl liked to drive the young mare”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 54 / 1
  55. 55. ridicule verb –. (3) ridicule, roast, guy, blackguard, laugh at, jest at, rib, make fun, poke fun – (subject to laughter or ridicule; ”The satirists ridiculed the plans for a new opera house”; ”The students poked fun at the inexperienced teacher”; ”His former students roasted the professor at his 60th birthday”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 55 / 1
  56. 56. rifle verb –1. (1) plunder, despoil, loot, reave, strip, rifle, ransack, pillage, foray – (steal goods; take as spoils; ”During the earthquake people looted the stores that were deserted by their owners”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 56 / 1
  57. 57. rig verb –1. (1) rig, set up – (arrange the outcome of by means of deceit; ”rig an election”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 57 / 1
  58. 58. rile verb –1. annoy, rag, get to, bother, get at, irritate, rile, nark, nettle, gravel, vex, chafe, devil – (cause annoyance in; disturb, especially by minor irritations; ”Mosquitoes buzzing in my ear really bothers me”; ”It irritates me that she never closes the door after she leaves”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 58 / 1
  59. 59. ring verb –1. (15) ring, peal – (sound loudly and sonorously; ”the bells rang”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 59 / 1
  60. 60. rinse verb –1. (1) rinse, rinse off – (wash off soap or remaining dirt) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 60 / 1
  61. 61. rip verb –1. (8) rend, rip, rive, pull – (tear or be torn violently; ”The curtain ripped from top to bottom”; ”pull the cooked chicken into strips”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 61 / 1
  62. 62. ripen verb –1. (1) ripen, mature – (cause to ripen or develop fully; ”The sun ripens the fruit”; ”Age matures a good wine”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 62 / 1
  63. 63. rise verb –1. (26) rise, lift, arise, move up, go up, come up, uprise – (move upward; ”The fog lifted”; ”The smoke arose from the forest fire”; ”The mist uprose from the meadows”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 63 / 1
  64. 64. risk verb –1. (8) risk, put on the line, lay on the line – (expose to a chance of loss or damage; ”We risked losing a lot of money in this venture”; ”Why risk your life?”; ”She laid her job on the line when she told the boss that he was wrong”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 64 / 1
  65. 65. rivet verb –1. (2) concentrate, focus, center, centre, pore, rivet – (direct one’s attention on something; ”Please focus on your studies and not on your hobbies”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 65 / 1
  66. 66. roar verb –1. (15) roar, howl – (make a loud noise, as of wind, water, or vehicles; ”The wind was howling in the trees”; ”The water roared down the chute”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 66 / 1
  67. 67. roast verb –1. (4) roast – (cook with dry heat, usually in an oven; ”roast the turkey”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 67 / 1
  68. 68. rob verb –1. (5) rob – (take something away by force or without the consent of the owner; ”The burglars robbed him of all his money”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 68 / 1
  69. 69. robe verb –1. (1) vest, robe – (clothe formally; especially in ecclesiastical robes) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 69 / 1
  70. 70. rock verb –1. (6) rock, sway, shake – (move back and forth or sideways; ”the ship was rocking”; ”the tall building swayed”; ”She rocked back and forth on her feet”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 70 / 1
  71. 71. roil verb –1. churn, boil, moil, roil – (be agitated; ”the sea was churning in the storm”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 71 / 1
  72. 72. roll verb –1. (22) roll, turn over – (move by turning over or rotating; ”The child rolled down the hill”; ”turn over on your left side”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 72 / 1
  73. 73. romanticize verb –1. (3) romanticize, romanticise, glamorize, glamourise – (interpret romantically; ”Don’t romanticize this uninteresting and hard work!”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 73 / 1
  74. 74. roof verb –. (1) roof – (provide a building with a roof; cover a building with a roof) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 74 / 1
  75. 75. rot verb –1. (3) decompose, rot, molder, moulder – (break down; ”The bodies decomposed in the heat”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 75 / 1
  76. 76. rotate verb –1. (8) revolve, go around, rotate – (turn on or around an axis or a center; ”The Earth revolves around the Sun”; ”The lamb roast rotates on a spit over the fire”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 76 / 1
  77. 77. rough verb –. (1) rough in, rough, rough out – (prepare in preliminary or sketchy form) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 77 / 1
  78. 78. round verb –1. (3) round – (wind around; move along a circular course; ”round the bend”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 78 / 1
  79. 79. rouse verb –1. (2) bestir, rouse – (become active; ”He finally bestirred himself”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 79 / 1
  80. 80. rout verb –1. (1) rout, rout out, expel – (cause to flee; ”rout out the fighters from their caves”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 80 / 1
  81. 81. route verb –1. route – (send documents or materials to appropriate destinations) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 81 / 1
  82. 82. row verb –. (4) row – (propel with oars; ”row the boat across the lake”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 82 / 1
  83. 83. rub verb –1. (19) rub – (move over something with pressure; ”rub my hands”; ”rub oil into her skin”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 83 / 1
  84. 84. rubber verb –. rubberize, rubberise, rubber – (coat or impregnate with rubber; ”rubberize fabric for rain coats”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 84 / 1
  85. 85. rubberstamp verb –1. rubberstamp, handstamp – (stamp with a rubber stamp, usually an indication of official approval on a document) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 85 / 1
  86. 86. ruffle verb –1. (1) ripple, ruffle, riffle, cockle, undulate – (stir up (water) so as to form ripples) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 86 / 1
  87. 87. ruin verb –1. (4) destroy, ruin – (destroy completely; damage irreparably; ”You have ruined my car by pouring sugar in the tank!”; ”The tears ruined her make-up”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 87 / 1
  88. 88. rule verb –1. (12) govern, rule – (exercise authority over; as of nations; ”Who is governing the country now?”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 88 / 1
  89. 89. run verb –1. (106) run – (move fast by using one’s feet, with one foot off the ground at any given time; ”Don’t run–you’ll be out of breath”; ”The children ran to the store”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 89 / 1
  90. 90. rupture verb –. (1) tear, rupture, snap, bust – (separate or cause to separate abruptly; ”The rope snapped”; ”tear the paper”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 90 / 1
  91. 91. rush verb –1. (20) rush, hotfoot, hasten, hie, speed, race, pelt along, rush along, cannonball along, bucket along, belt along, step on it – (move fast; ”He rushed down the hall to receive his guests”; ”The cars raced down the street”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 91 / 1
  92. 92. rustle verb –1. (7) rustle – (make a dry crackling sound; ”rustling silk”; ”the dry leaves were rustling in the breeze”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 92 / 1
  93. 93. sabotage verb –. sabotage, undermine, countermine, counteract, subvert, weaken – (destroy property or hinder normal operations; ”The Resistance sabotaged railroad operations during the war”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 93 / 1
  94. 94. sabre verb –1. sabre, saber – (cut or injure with a saber) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 94 / 1
  95. 95. sack verb –1. (1) sack, plunder – (plunder (a town) after capture; ”the barbarians sacked Rome”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 95 / 1
  96. 96. sacrifice verb –1. (10) sacrifice, give – (endure the loss of; ”He gave his life for his children”; ”I gave two sons to the war”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 96 / 1
  97. 97. sadden verb –1. (1) sadden – (make unhappy; ”The news of her death saddened me”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 97 / 1
  98. 98. saddle verb –1. (1) saddle – (put a saddle on; ”saddle the horses”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 98 / 1
  99. 99. safeguard verb –1. (2) safeguard – (make safe) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 99 / 1
  100. 100. sag verb –1. (5) sag, droop, swag, flag – (droop, sink, or settle from or as if from pressure or loss of tautness) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 100 / 1
  101. 101. sail verb –1. (13) sail – (traverse or travel on (a body of water); ”We sailed the Atlantic”; ”He sailed the Pacific all alone”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 101 / 1
  102. 102. salt verb –1. (1) salt – (add salt to) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 102 / 1
  103. 103. salute verb –1. (1) toast, drink, pledge, salute, wassail – (propose a toast to; ”Let us toast the birthday girl!”; ”Let’s drink to the New Year”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 103 / 1
  104. 104. salvage verb –1. (3) salvage, salve, relieve, save – (save from ruin, destruction, or harm) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 104 / 1
  105. 105. salve verb –1. salvage, salve, relieve, save – (save from ruin, destruction, or harm) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 105 / 1
  106. 106. sample verb –. (7) sample, try, try out, taste – (take a sample of; ”Try these new crackers”; ”Sample the regional dishes”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 106 / 1
  107. 107. sanctify verb –1. consecrate, bless, hallow, sanctify – (render holy by means of religious rites) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 107 / 1
  108. 108. sanction verb –1. (6) approve, O.K., okay, sanction – (give sanction to; ”I approve of his educational policies”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 108 / 1
  109. 109. sand verb –. (2) sandpaper, sand – (rub with sandpaper; ”sandpaper the wooden surface”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 109 / 1
  110. 110. sandbag verb –1. sandbag – (treat harshly or unfairly) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 110 / 1
  111. 111. sandblast verb –. sandblast – (grind with a sandblast; ”sandblast the facade of the building”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 111 / 1
  112. 112. sanitize verb –1. sanitize, sanitise, hygienize, hygienise – (make sanitary by cleaning or sterilizing) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 112 / 1
  113. 113. sap verb –1. (1) run down, exhaust, play out, sap, tire – (deplete; ”exhaust one’s savings”; ”We quickly played out our strength”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 113 / 1
  114. 114. sate verb –. satiate, sate, replete, fill – (fill to satisfaction; ”I am sated”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 114 / 1
  115. 115. satirize verb –. satirize, satirise, lampoon – (ridicule with satire; ”The writer satirized the politician’s proposal”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 115 / 1
  116. 116. satisfy verb –1. (13) satisfy, fulfill, fulfil, live up to – (meet the requirements or expectations of) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 116 / 1
  117. 117. saturate verb –1. (1) saturate – (cause (a chemical compound, vapour, solution, magnetic material) to unite with the greatest possible amount of another substance) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 117 / 1
  118. 118. saute verb –. (1) saute – (fry briefly over high heat; ”saute the onions”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 118 / 1
  119. 119. savage verb –1. savage – (attack brutally and fiercely) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 119 / 1
  120. 120. save verb –1. (41) salvage, salve, relieve, save – (save from ruin, destruction, or harm) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 120 / 1
  121. 121. savor verb –1. (4) 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 IV May 31, 2011 121 / 1
  122. 122. say verb –1. (1861) state, say, tell – (express in words; ”He said that he wanted to marry her”; ”tell me what is bothering you”; ”state your opinion”; ”state your name”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 122 / 1
  123. 123. scald verb –1. blister, scald, whip – (subject to harsh criticism; ”The Senator blistered the administration in his speech on Friday”; ”the professor scaled the students”; ”your invectives scorched the community”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 123 / 1
  124. 124. scale verb –1. (1) scale – (measure by or as if by a scale; ”This bike scales only 25 pounds”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 124 / 1
  125. 125. scalp verb –1. scalp – (sell illegally, as on the black market) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 125 / 1
  126. 126. scan verb –1. (9) scan – (examine minutely or intensely; ”the surgeon scanned the X-ray”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 126 / 1
  127. 127. scant verb –1. skimp, scant – (work hastily or carelessly; deal with inadequately and superficially) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 127 / 1
  128. 128. scare verb –1. (4) frighten, fright, scare, affright – (cause fear in; ”The stranger who hangs around the building frightens me”; ”Ghosts could never affright her”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 128 / 1
  129. 129. scarf verb –1. scarf – (masturbate while strangling oneself) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 129 / 1
  130. 130. scatter verb –1. (5) 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 IV May 31, 2011 130 / 1
  131. 131. scavenge verb –1. scavenge – (clean refuse from; ”Scavenge a street”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 131 / 1
  132. 132. schedule verb –1. (21) schedule – (plan for an activity or event; ”I’ve scheduled a concert next week”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 132 / 1
  133. 133. scoff verb –1. (4) jeer, scoff, flout, barrack, gibe – (laugh at with contempt and derision; ”The crowd jeered at the speaker”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 133 / 1
  134. 134. scold verb –1. (3) call on the carpet, take to task, rebuke, rag, trounce, reproof, lecture, reprimand, jaw, dress down, call down, scold, chide, berate, bawl out, remonstrate, chew out, chew up, have words, lambaste, lambast – (censure severely or angrily; ”The mother scolded the child for entering a stranger’s car”; ”The deputy ragged the Prime Minister”; ”The customer dressed down the waiter for bringing cold soup”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 134 / 1
  135. 135. scoop verb –1. scoop, scoop out, lift out, scoop up, take up – (take out or up with or as if with a scoop; ”scoop the sugar out of the container”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 135 / 1
  136. 136. scorch verb –1. (1) sear, scorch – (make very hot and dry; ”The heat scorched the countryside”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 136 / 1
  137. 137. score verb –1. (18) score, hit, tally, rack up – (gain points in a game; ”The home team scored many times”; ”He hit a home run”; ”He hit .300 in the past season”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 137 / 1
  138. 138. scorn 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 IV May 31, 2011 138 / 1
  139. 139. scour verb –1. (1) scour – (examine minutely; ”The police scoured the country for the fugitive”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 139 / 1
  140. 140. scout verb –. (2) scout, reconnoiter, reconnoitre – (explore, often with the goal of finding something or somebody) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 140 / 1
  141. 141. scramble verb –1. (9) scramble – (to move hurriedly; ”The friend scrambled after them”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 141 / 1
  142. 142. scrap verb –1. (1) trash, junk, scrap – (dispose of (something useless or old); ”trash these old chairs”; ”junk an old car”; ”scrap your old computer”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 142 / 1
  143. 143. scrape verb –1. (4) scrape, grate – (scratch repeatedly; ”The cat scraped at the armchair”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 143 / 1
  144. 144. scratch verb –1. (9) rub, fray, fret, chafe, scratch – (cause friction; ”my sweater scratches”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 144 / 1
  145. 145. scrawl verb –. (1) scribble, scrawl – (write carelessly) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 145 / 1
  146. 146. scream verb –1. (25) shout, shout out, cry, call, yell, scream, holler, hollo, squall – (utter a sudden loud cry; ”she cried with pain when the doctor inserted the needle”; ”I yelled to her from the window but she couldn’t hear me”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 146 / 1
  147. 147. screech verb –1. (5) whine, squeak, screech, creak, screak, skreak – (make a high-pitched, screeching noise; ”The door creaked when I opened it slowly”; ”My car engine makes a whining noise”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 147 / 1
  148. 148. screen verb –1. (2) screen, test – (test or examine for the presence of disease or infection; ”screen the blood for the HIV virus”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 148 / 1
  149. 149. screw verb –1. sleep together, roll in the hay, love, make out, make love, sleep with, get laid, have sex, know, do it, be intimate, have intercourse, have it away, have it off, screw, fuck, jazz, eff, hump, lie with, bed, have a go at it, bang, get it on, bonk – (have sexual intercourse with; ”This student sleeps with everyone in her dorm”; ”Adam knew Eve”; ”Were you ever intimate with this man?”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 149 / 1
  150. 150. scribble verb –1. (1) scribble, scrabble – (write down quickly without much attention to detail) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 150 / 1
  151. 151. scrub verb –1. (4) scrub, scour – (clean with hard rubbing; ”She scrubbed his back”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 151 / 1
  152. 152. scrunch verb –1. crump, thud, scrunch – (make a noise typical of an engine lacking lubricants) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 152 / 1
  153. 153. scrutinize verb –1. (6) size up, take stock, scrutinize, scrutinise – (to look at critically or searchingly, or in minute detail; ”he scrutinized his likeness in the mirror”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 153 / 1
  154. 154. scull verb –. scull – (propel with sculls; ”scull the boat”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 154 / 1
  155. 155. sculpt verb –1. sculpt, sculpture – (create by shaping stone or wood or any other hard material; ”sculpt a swan out of a block of ice”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 155 / 1
  156. 156. sculpture verb –1. (2) sculpt, sculpture – (create by shaping stone or wood or any other hard material; ”sculpt a swan out of a block of ice”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 156 / 1
  157. 157. scupper verb –1. ambush, scupper, bushwhack, waylay, lurk, ambuscade, lie in wait – (wait in hiding to attack) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 157 / 1
  158. 158. seal verb –1. (3) seal, seal off – (make tight; secure against leakage; ”seal the windows”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 158 / 1
  159. 159. sear verb –1. (2) sear, scorch – (make very hot and dry; ”The heat scorched the countryside”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 159 / 1
  160. 160. search verb –1. (13) search, seek, look for – (try to locate or discover, or try to establish the existence of; ”The police are searching for clues”; ”They are searching for the missing man in the entire county”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 160 / 1
  161. 161. season verb –1. season, flavor, flavour – (lend flavor to; ”Season the chicken breast after roasting it”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 161 / 1
  162. 162. seat verb –1. (9) seat, sit, sit down – (show to a seat; assign a seat for; ”The host seated me next to Mrs. Smith”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 162 / 1
  163. 163. seclude verb –. (1) seclude, sequester, sequestrate, withdraw – (keep away from others; ”He sequestered himself in his study to write a book”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 163 / 1
  164. 164. second verb –1. second, back, endorse, indorse – (give support or one’s approval to; ”I’ll second that motion”; ”I can’t back this plan”; ”endorse a new project”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 164 / 1
  165. 165. secrete verb –1. (1) secrete, release – (generate and separate from cells or bodily fluids; ”secrete digestive juices”; ”release a hormone into the blood stream”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 165 / 1
  166. 166. section verb –. segment, section – (divide into segments; ”segment an orange”; ”segment a compound word”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 166 / 1
  167. 167. secure verb –1. (20) procure, secure – (get by special effort; ”He procured extra cigarettes even though they were rationed”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 167 / 1
  168. 168. sedate verb –. sedate, calm, tranquilize, tranquillize, tranquillise – (cause to be calm or quiet as by administering a sedative to; ”The patient must be sedated before the operation”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 168 / 1
  169. 169. seduce verb –1. seduce, score, make – (induce to have sex; ”Harry finally seduced Sally”; ”Did you score last night?”; ”Harry made Sally”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 169 / 1
  170. 170. see verb –1. (613) see – (perceive by sight or have the power to perceive by sight; ”You have to be a good observer to see all the details”; ”Can you see the bird in that tree?”; ”He is blind–he cannot see”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 170 / 1
  171. 171. seed verb –1. (1) seed – (go to seed; shed seeds; ”The dandelions went to seed”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 171 / 1
  172. 172. seek verb –1. (44) seek – (try to get or reach; ”seek a position”; ”seek an education”; ”seek happiness”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 172 / 1
  173. 173. segregate verb –1. (5) segregate – (separate by race or religion; practice a policy of racial segregation; ”This neighborhood is segregated”; ”We don’t segregate in this county”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 173 / 1
  174. 174. seize verb –1. (13) seize, prehend, clutch – (take hold of; grab; ”The sales clerk quickly seized the money on the counter”; ”She clutched her purse”; ”The mother seized her child by the arm”; ”Birds of prey often seize small mammals”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 174 / 1
  175. 175. select verb –. (58) choose, take, select, pick out – (pick out, select, or choose from a number of alternatives; ”Take any one of these cards”; ”Choose a good husband for your daughter”; ”She selected a pair of shoes from among the dozen the salesgirl had shown her”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 175 / 1
  176. 176. sell verb –1. (73) sell – (exchange or deliver for money or its equivalent; ”He sold his house in January”; ”She sells her body to survive and support her drug habit”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 176 / 1
  177. 177. send verb –1. (79) send, direct – (cause to go somewhere; ”The explosion sent the car flying in the air”; ”She sent her children to camp”; ”He directed all his energies into his dissertation”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 177 / 1
  178. 178. sense verb –1. (26) feel, sense – (perceive by a physical sensation, e.g., coming from the skin or muscles; ”He felt the wind”; ”She felt an object brushing her arm”; ”He felt his flesh crawl”; ”She felt the heat when she got out of the car”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 178 / 1
  179. 179. sensitize verb –1. (2) sensitize, sensitise, sensify, sensibilize, sensibilise – (make sensitive or aware; ”He was not sensitized to her emotional needs”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 179 / 1
  180. 180. sentence verb –. (6) sentence, condemn, doom – (pronounce a sentence on (somebody) in a court of law; ”He was condemned to ten years in prison”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 180 / 1
  181. 181. separate verb –1. (18) separate, divide – (act as a barrier between; stand between; ”The mountain range divides the two countries”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 181 / 1
  182. 182. sequence verb –1. (1) sequence – (arrange in a sequence) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 182 / 1
  183. 183. sequester verb –1. sequester – (requisition forcibly, as of enemy property; ”the estate was sequestered”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 183 / 1
  184. 184. serenade verb –. (1) serenade – (sing and play for somebody; ”She was serenaded by her admirers”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 184 / 1
  185. 185. serialize verb –. serialize, serialise – (arrange serially; ”Serialize the numbers”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 185 / 1
  186. 186. serve verb –1. (55) serve, function – (serve a purpose, role, or function; ”The tree stump serves as a table”; ”The female students served as a control group”; ”This table would serve very well”; ”His freedom served him well”; ”The table functions as a desk”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 186 / 1
  187. 187. service verb –1. (3) service, serve – (be used by; as of a utility; ”The sewage plant served the neighboring communities”; ”The garage served to shelter his horses”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 187 / 1
  188. 188. set verb –1. (30) put, set, place, pose, position, lay – (put into a certain place or abstract location; ”Put your things here”; ”Set the tray down”; ”Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children”; ”Place emphasis on a certain point”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 188 / 1
  189. 189. settle verb –1. (16) settle, settle down – (settle into a position, usually on a surface or ground; ”dust settled on the roofs”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 189 / 1
  190. 190. sever verb –1. (5) sever, break up – (set or keep apart; ”sever a relationship”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 190 / 1
  191. 191. sew verb –1. (5) sew, run up, sew together, stitch – (fasten by sewing; do needlework) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 191 / 1
  192. 192. shackle verb –1. pinion, shackle – (bind the arms of) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 192 / 1
  193. 193. shade verb –1. (2) shadow, shade, shade off – (cast a shadow over) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 193 / 1
  194. 194. shake verb –1. (42) shake, agitate – (move or cause to move back and forth; ”The chemist shook the flask vigorously”; ”My hands were shaking”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 194 / 1
  195. 195. shame verb –1. (1) 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 IV May 31, 2011 195 / 1
  196. 196. shampoo verb –. shampoo – (use shampoo on (hair)) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 196 / 1
  197. 197. shape verb –1. (11) determine, shape, mold, influence, regulate – (shape or influence; give direction to; ”experience often determines ability”; ”mold public opinion”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 197 / 1
  198. 198. share verb –1. (23) share – (have in common; ”Our children share a love of music”; ”The two countries share a long border”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 198 / 1
  199. 199. sharpen verb –1. (1) sharpen – (make sharp or sharper; ”sharpen the knives”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 199 / 1
  200. 200. shatter verb –1. (12) shatter – (break into many pieces; ”The wine glass shattered”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 200 / 1
  201. 201. shear verb –1. (3) shear – (cut with shears; ”shear hedges”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 201 / 1
  202. 202. sheathe verb –1. sheathe – (cover with a protective sheathing; ”sheathe her face”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 202 / 1
  203. 203. shed verb –1. (5) shed, cast, cast off, shake off, throw, throw off, throw away, drop – (get rid of; ”he shed his image as a pushy boss”; ”shed your clothes”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 203 / 1
  204. 204. sheer verb –1. (1) swerve, sheer, curve, trend, veer, slue, slew, cut – (turn sharply; change direction abruptly; ”The car cut to the left at the intersection”; ”The motorbike veered to the right”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 204 / 1
  205. 205. shell verb –1. (1) blast, shell – (use explosives on; ”The enemy has been shelling us all day”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 205 / 1
  206. 206. shelter verb –1. (1) shelter – (provide shelter for; ”After the earthquake, the government could not provide shelter for the thousands of homeless people”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 206 / 1
  207. 207. shelve verb –1. (1) postpone, prorogue, hold over, put over, table, shelve, set back, defer, remit, put off – (hold back to a later time; ”let’s postpone the exam”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 207 / 1
  208. 208. shield verb –1. (5) shield, screen – (protect, hide, or conceal from danger or harm) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 208 / 1
  209. 209. shift verb –1. (13) switch, change over, shift – (make a shift in or exchange of; ”First Joe led; then we switched”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 209 / 1
  210. 210. shine verb –1. (9) reflect, shine – (be bright by reflecting or casting light; ”Drive carefully–the wet road reflects”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 210 / 1
  211. 211. shingle verb –. shingle – (cover with shingles; ”shingle a roof”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 211 / 1
  212. 212. ship verb –1. (7) transport, send, ship – (transport commercially) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 212 / 1
  213. 213. shirk verb –1. (2) fiddle, shirk, shrink from, goldbrick – (avoid (one’s assigned duties); ”The derelict soldier shirked his duties”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 213 / 1
  214. 214. shock verb –1. (4) shock, floor, ball over, blow out of the water, take aback – (surprise greatly; knock someone’s socks off; ”I was floored when I heard that I was promoted”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 214 / 1
  215. 215. shoo verb –. shoo off, shoo, shoo away – (drive away by crying ‘shoo!’) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 215 / 1
  216. 216. shoot verb –1. (28) shoot, hit, pip – (hit with a missile from a weapon) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 216 / 1
  217. 217. shop verb –1. (7) shop – (do one’s shopping; ”She goes shopping every Friday”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 217 / 1
  218. 218. shoplift verb –. shoplift – (steal in a store) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 218 / 1
  219. 219. short verb –1. short-change, short – (cheat someone by not returning him enough money) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 219 / 1
  220. 220. short-change verb –1. (1) short-change, short – (cheat someone by not returning him enough money) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 220 / 1
  221. 221. shorten verb –1. (6) shorten – (make shorter than originally intended; reduce or retrench in length or duration; ”He shortened his trip due to illness”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 221 / 1
  222. 222. shoulder verb –1. (2) shoulder – (lift onto one’s shoulders) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 222 / 1
  223. 223. shout verb –1. (39) shout – (utter in a loud voice; talk in a loud voice (usually denoting characteristic manner of speaking); ”My grandmother is hard of hearing–you’ll have to shout”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 223 / 1
  224. 224. shove verb –1. (6) jostle, shove – (come into rough contact with while moving; ”The passengers jostled each other in the overcrowded train”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 224 / 1
  225. 225. shovel verb –. (1) shovel – (dig with or as if with a shovel; ”shovel sand”; ”he shovelled in the backyard all afternoon long”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 225 / 1
  226. 226. show verb –1. (136) show, demo, exhibit, present, demonstrate – (give an exhibition of to an interested audience; ”She shows her dogs frequently”; ”We will demo the new software in Washington”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 226 / 1
  227. 227. shower verb –1. (2) lavish, shower – (expend profusely; also used with abstract nouns; ”He was showered with praise”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 227 / 1
  228. 228. shred verb –. (1) shred, tear up, rip up – (tear into shreds) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 228 / 1
  229. 229. shriek verb –. (4) shriek, shrill, pipe up, pipe – (utter a shrill cry) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 229 / 1
  230. 230. shrink verb –1. (3) shrivel, shrivel up, shrink, wither – (wither, as with a loss of moisture; ”The fruit dried and shriveled”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 230 / 1
  231. 231. shroud verb –1. (1) shroud, enshroud, hide, cover – (cover as if with a shroud; ”The origins of this civilization are shrouded in mystery”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 231 / 1
  232. 232. shuffle verb –1. (4) shuffle, scuffle, shamble – (walk by dragging one’s feet; ”he shuffled out of the room”; ”We heard his feet shuffling down the hall”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 232 / 1
  233. 233. shun verb –1. (4) shun, eschew – (avoid and stay away from deliberately; stay clear of) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 233 / 1
  234. 234. shunt verb –1. (1) shunt – (transfer to another track, of trains) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 234 / 1
  235. 235. shut verb –1. (10) close, shut – (move so that an opening or passage is obstructed; make shut; ”Close the door”; ”shut the window”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 235 / 1
  236. 236. shutter verb –. shutter – (close with shutters; ”We shuttered the window to keep the house cool”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 236 / 1
  237. 237. sicken verb –1. (2) disgust, revolt, nauseate, sicken, churn up – (cause aversion in; offend the moral sense of; ”The pornographic pictures sickened us”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 237 / 1
  238. 238. sidestep verb –. (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 IV May 31, 2011 238 / 1
  239. 239. sideswipe verb –. sideswipe – (strike from the side) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 239 / 1
  240. 240. sift verb –1. (1) sift – (move as if through a sieve; ”The soldiers sifted through the woods”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 240 / 1
  241. 241. sigh verb –1. (24) sigh, suspire – (heave or utter a sigh; breathe deeply and heavily; ”She sighed sadly”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 241 / 1
  242. 242. sight verb –1. (4) spy, sight – (catch sight of; to perceive with the eyes; ”he caught sight of the king’s men coming over the ridge”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 242 / 1
  243. 243. sign verb –1. (16) sign, subscribe – (mark with one’s signature; write one’s name (on); ”She signed the letter and sent it off”; ”Please sign here”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 243 / 1
  244. 244. signal verb –1. (4) sign, signal, signalize, signalise – (communicate silently and non-verbally by signals or signs; ”He signed his disapproval with a dismissive hand gesture”; ”The diner signaled the waiters to bring the menu”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 244 / 1
  245. 245. signify verb –1. (3) mean, intend, signify, stand for – (denote or connote; ”‘maison’ means ‘house’ in French”; ”An example sentence would show what this word means”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 245 / 1
  246. 246. silence verb –1. (4) hush, quieten, silence, still, shut up, hush up – (cause to be quiet or not talk; ”Please silence the children in the church!”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 246 / 1
  247. 247. silver verb –1. silver – (coat with a layer of silver or a silver amalgam; ”silver the necklace”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 247 / 1
  248. 248. simmer verb –. (5) simmer – (boil slowly at low temperature; ”simmer the sauce”; ”simmering water”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 248 / 1
  249. 249. simplify verb –. (3) simplify – (make simpler or easier or reduce in complexity or extent; ”We had to simplify the instructions”; ”this move will simplify our lives”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 249 / 1
  250. 250. simulate verb –1. (5) imitate, copy, simulate – (reproduce someone’s behavior or looks; ”The mime imitated the passers-by”; ”Children often copy their parents or older siblings”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 250 / 1
  251. 251. sing verb –1. (46) sing – (deliver by singing; ”Sing Christmas carols”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 251 / 1
  252. 252. singe verb –1. (1) singe, swinge – (burn superficially or lightly; ”I singed my eyebrows”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 252 / 1
  253. 253. sink verb –1. (8) sink, drop, drop down – (fall or descend to a lower place or level; ”He sank to his knees”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 253 / 1
  254. 254. sip verb –. (7) sip – (drink in sips; ”She was sipping her tea”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 254 / 1
  255. 255. siphon verb –1. siphon, syphon, siphon off – (convey, draw off, or empty by or as if by a siphon) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 255 / 1
  256. 256. sire verb –. (3) beget, get, engender, father, mother, sire, generate, bring forth – (make children; ”Abraham begot Isaac”; ”Men often father children but don’t recognize them”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 256 / 1
  257. 257. sit verb –1. (134) sit, sit down – (be seated) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 257 / 1
  258. 258. sketch verb –1. (4) sketch, chalk out – (make a sketch of; ”sketch the building”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 258 / 1
  259. 259. skew verb –. skew – (turn or place at an angle; ”the lines on the sheet of paper are skewed”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 259 / 1
  260. 260. skewer verb –. skewer, spit – (drive a skewer through; ”skewer the meat for the BBQ”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 260 / 1
  261. 261. skid verb –1. (3) skid – (slide without control; ”the car skidded in the curve on the wet road”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 261 / 1
  262. 262. skim verb –1. (1) plane, skim – (travel on the surface of water) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 262 / 1
  263. 263. skin verb –1. clamber, scramble, shin, shinny, skin, struggle, sputter – (climb awkwardly, as if by scrambling) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 263 / 1
  264. 264. skip verb –1. (7) jump, pass over, skip, skip over – (bypass; ”He skipped a row in the text and so the sentence was incomprehensible”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 264 / 1
  265. 265. skirt verb –1. (2) 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 IV May 31, 2011 265 / 1
  266. 266. slacken verb –1. (4) slow, slow down, slow up, slack, slacken – (become slow or slower; ”Production slowed”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 266 / 1
  267. 267. slam verb –1. (8) slam, bang – (close violently; ”He slammed the door shut”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 267 / 1
  268. 268. slander verb –. defame, slander, smirch, asperse, denigrate, calumniate, smear, sully, besmirch – (charge falsely or with malicious intent; attack the good name and reputation of someone; ”The journalists have defamed me!” ”The article in the paper sullied my reputation”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 268 / 1
  269. 269. slap verb –. (15) slap – (hit with something flat, like a paddle or the open hand; ”The impatient teacher slapped the student”; ”a gunshot slapped him on the forehead”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 269 / 1
  270. 270. slash verb –1. (7) slash, cut down – (cut with sweeping strokes; as with an ax or machete) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 270 / 1
  271. 271. slat verb –1. slat – (equip or bar with slats; ”Slat the windows”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 271 / 1
  272. 272. slate verb –1. (2) slate – (designate or schedule; ”He slated his talk for 9 AM”; ”She was slated to be his successor”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 272 / 1
  273. 273. slaughter verb –1. (3) butcher, slaughter – (kill (animals) usually for food consumption; ”They slaughtered their only goat to survive the winter”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 273 / 1
  274. 274. slay verb –. 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 IV May 31, 2011 274 / 1
  275. 275. slice verb –1. (2) slit, slice – (make a clean cut through; ”slit her throat”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 275 / 1
  276. 276. slick verb –1. slick, sleek – (make slick or smooth) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 276 / 1
  277. 277. slide verb –1. (18) skid, slip, slue, slew, slide – (move obliquely or sideways, usually in an uncontrolled manner; ”the wheels skidded against the sidewalk”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 277 / 1
  278. 278. slip verb –1. (11) steal, slip – (move stealthily; ”The ship slipped away in the darkness”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 278 / 1
  279. 279. slit verb –1. (1) slit, slice – (make a clean cut through; ”slit her throat”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 279 / 1
  280. 280. sliver verb –1. sliver, splinter – (divide into slivers or splinters) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 280 / 1
  281. 281. slog verb –1. plug away, peg away, slog, keep one’s nose to the grindstone, keep one’s shoulder to the wheel – (work doggedly or persistently; ”She keeps plugging away at her dissertation”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 281 / 1
  282. 282. slot verb –. (1) slot – (assign a time slot; ”slot a television program”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 282 / 1
  283. 283. slow verb –1. (9) decelerate, slow, slow down, slow up, retard – (lose velocity; move more slowly; ”The car decelerated”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 283 / 1
  284. 284. slug verb –1. (7) slug, slog, swig – (strike heavily, especially with the fist or a bat; ”He slugged me so hard that I passed out”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 284 / 1
  285. 285. slum verb –. slum – (spend time at a lower socio-economic level than one’s own, motivated by curiosity or desire for adventure; usage considered condescending and insensitive; ”attending a motion picture show by the upper class was considered sluming in the early 20th century”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 285 / 1
  286. 286. slur verb –1. slur – (play smoothly or legato; ”the pianist slurred the most beautiful passage in the sonata”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 286 / 1
  287. 287. slurp verb –. (1) slurp – (eat noisily; ”He slurped his soup”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 287 / 1
  288. 288. smack verb –1. (2) smack, thwack – (deliver a hard blow to; ”The teacher smacked the student who had misbehaved”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 288 / 1
  289. 289. smash verb –1. (6) smash, nail, boom, blast – (hit hard; ”He smashed a 3-run homer”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 289 / 1
  290. 290. smear verb –1. smear – (stain by smearing or daubing with a dirty substance) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 290 / 1
  291. 291. smell verb –1. (14) smell – (inhale the odor of; perceive by the olfactory sense) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 291 / 1
  292. 292. smelt verb –1. smelt – (extract (metals) by heating) Overview of verb smell The verb smell has 5 senses (first 3 from tagged texts) 1. (14) smell – (inhale the odor of; perceive by the olfactory sense) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 292 / 1
  293. 293. smoke verb –1. (12) smoke – (inhale and exhale smoke from cigarettes, cigars, pipes; ”We never smoked marijuana”; ”Do you smoke?”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 293 / 1
  294. 294. smooth verb –1. (7) smooth, smoothen – (make smooth or smoother, as if by rubbing; ”smooth the surface of the wood”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 294 / 1
  295. 295. smother verb –1. (2) smother, surround – (envelop completely; ”smother the meat in gravy”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 295 / 1
  296. 296. smuggle verb –. (3) smuggle – (import or export without paying customs duties; ”She smuggled cigarettes across the border”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 296 / 1
  297. 297. snag verb –1. (2) snag – (catch on a snag; ”I snagged my stocking”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 297 / 1
  298. 298. snap verb –1. (7) snap, snarl – (utter in an angry, sharp, or abrupt tone; ”The sales clerk snapped a reply at the angry customer”; ”The guard snarled at us”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 298 / 1
  299. 299. snare verb –1. (1) trap, entrap, snare, ensnare, trammel – (catch in or as if in a trap; ”The men trap foxes”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 299 / 1
  300. 300. snarl verb –1. (6) snap, snarl – (utter in an angry, sharp, or abrupt tone; ”The sales clerk snapped a reply at the angry customer”; ”The guard snarled at us”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 300 / 1
  301. 301. snatch verb –1. (13) snatch, snatch up, snap – (to grasp hastily or eagerly; ”Before I could stop him the dog snatched the ham bone”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 301 / 1
  302. 302. sneak verb –1. (2) sneak, mouse, creep, pussyfoot – (to go stealthily or furtively; ”..stead of sneaking around spying on the neighbor’s house”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 302 / 1
  303. 303. sniff verb –1. (5) sniff, whiff – (perceive by inhaling through the nose; ”sniff the perfume”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 303 / 1
  304. 304. snip verb –1. nip, nip off, clip, snip, snip off – (sever or remove by pinching or snipping; ”nip off the flowers”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 304 / 1
  305. 305. snooker verb –1. snooker – (fool or dupe; ”He was snookered by the con-man’s smooth talk”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 305 / 1
  306. 306. snort verb –1. (3) snort – (indicate contempt by breathing noisily and forcefully through the nose; ”she snorted her disapproval of the proposed bridegroom”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 306 / 1
  307. 307. snub verb –1. (3) ignore, disregard, snub, cut – (refuse to acknowledge; ”She cut him dead at the meeting”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 307 / 1
  308. 308. soak verb –1. (4) soak – (submerge in a liquid; ”I soaked in the hot tub for an hour”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 308 / 1
  309. 309. sober verb –1. sober – (cause to become sober; ”A sobering thought”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 309 / 1
  310. 310. socialize verb –1. (1) socialize, socialise – (take part in social activities; interact with others; ”He never socializes with his colleagues”; ”The old man hates to socialize”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 310 / 1
  311. 311. sock verb –. (2) sock, bop, whop, whap, bonk, bash – (hit hard) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 311 / 1
  312. 312. sodomize verb –1. sodomize, sodomise – (copulate with an animal) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 312 / 1
  313. 313. soft-pedal verb –. soft-pedal – (play down or obscure; ”His advisers soft-pedaled the president’s blunder”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 313 / 1
  314. 314. soften verb –1. (4) soften – (make (images or sounds) soft or softer) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 314 / 1
  315. 315. solicit verb –1. (4) solicit, beg, tap – (make a solicitation or entreaty for something; request urgently or persistently; ”Henry IV solicited the Pope for a divorce”; ”My neighbor keeps soliciting money for different charities”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 315 / 1
  316. 316. solidify verb –1. solidify – (make solid or more solid; cause to solidify) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 316 / 1
  317. 317. solve verb –1. (30) solve, work out, figure out, puzzle out, lick, work – (find the solution to (a problem or question) or understand the meaning of; ”did you solve the problem?”; ”Work out your problems with the boss”; ”this unpleasant situation isn’t going to work itself out”; ”did you get it?”; ”Did you get my meaning?”; ”He could not work the math problem”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 317 / 1
  318. 318. soothe verb –1. (1) comfort, soothe, console, solace – (give moral or emotional strength to) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 318 / 1
  319. 319. sophisticate verb –1. sophisticate – (make less natural or innocent; ”Their manners had sophisticated the young girls”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 319 / 1
  320. 320. sort verb –1. screen, screen out, sieve, sort – (examine in order to test suitability; ”screen these samples”; ”screen the job applicants”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 320 / 1
  321. 321. sound verb –1. (38) sound – (appear in a certain way; ”This sounds interesting”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 321 / 1
  322. 322. soundproof verb –. soundproof – (insulate against noise; ”Proust had his apartment soundproofed”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 322 / 1
  323. 323. sour verb –1. (2) sour, turn, ferment, work – (go sour or spoil; ”The milk has soured”; ”The wine worked”; ”The cream has turned–we have to throw it out”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 323 / 1
  324. 324. sow verb –1. (5) sow, seed – (place (seeds) in or on the ground for future growth; ”She sowed sunflower seeds”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 324 / 1
  325. 325. space verb –. (3) space – (place at intervals; ”Space the interviews so that you have some time between the different candidates”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 325 / 1
  326. 326. span verb –. (8) cross, traverse, span, sweep – (to cover or extend over an area or time period; ”Rivers traverse the valley floor”, ”The parking lot spans 3 acres”; ”The novel spans three centuries”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 326 / 1
  327. 327. spank verb –. spank, paddle, larrup – (give a spanking to; subject to a spanking) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 327 / 1
  328. 328. spare verb –1. (7) spare, save – (refrain from harming) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 328 / 1
  329. 329. spark verb –1. (5) trip, actuate, trigger, activate, set off, spark off, spark, trigger off, touch off – (put in motion or move to act; ”trigger a reaction”; ”actuate the circuits”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 329 / 1
  330. 330. spatter verb –1. (1) spatter, splatter, plash, splash, splosh, swash – (dash a liquid upon or against; ”The mother splashed the baby’s face with water”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 330 / 1
  331. 331. spawn verb –1. engender, breed, spawn – (call forth) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 331 / 1
  332. 332. speak verb –1. (86) talk, speak, utter, mouth, verbalize, verbalise – (express in speech; ”She talks a lot of nonsense”; ”This depressed patient does not verbalize”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 332 / 1
  333. 333. spear verb –1. (3) spear – (pierce with a spear; ”spear fish”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 333 / 1
  334. 334. spearhead verb –. (1) spearhead – (be the leader of; ”She spearheaded the effort to find a cure for the disease”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 334 / 1
  335. 335. specialize verb –1. (3) specialize, specialise, narrow, narrow down – (become more focus on an area of activity or field of study; ”She specializes in Near Eastern history”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 335 / 1
  336. 336. specify verb –1. (6) stipulate, qualify, condition, specify – (specify as a condition or requirement in a contract or agreement; make an express demand or provision in an agreement; ”The will stipulates that she can live in the house for the rest of her life”; ”The contract stipulates the dates of the payments”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 336 / 1
  337. 337. speckle verb –1. stipple, speckle – (produce a mottled effect; ”The sunlight stippled the trees”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 337 / 1
  338. 338. speculate verb –1. (5) speculate, theorize, theorise, conjecture, hypothesize, hypothesise, hypothecate, suppose – (to believe especially on uncertain or tentative grounds; ”Scientists supposed that large dinosaurs lived in swamps”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 338 / 1
  339. 339. speed verb –1. (7) rush, hotfoot, hasten, hie, speed, race, pelt along, rush along, cannonball along, bucket along, belt along, step on it – (move fast; ”He rushed down the hall to receive his guests”; ”The cars raced down the street”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 339 / 1
  340. 340. spell verb –1. (2) spell, spell out – (orally recite the letters of or give the spelling of; ”How do you spell this word?” ”We had to spell out our names for the police officer”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 340 / 1
  341. 341. spend verb –1. (98) spend, pass – (pass time in a specific way; ”how are you spending your summer vacation?”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 341 / 1
  342. 342. spew verb –1. spit, ptyalize, ptyalise, spew, spue – (expel or eject (saliva or phlegm or sputum) from the mouth; ”The father of the victim spat at the alleged murderer”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 342 / 1
  343. 343. spice verb –1. (1) spice, spice up – (make more interesting or flavorful; ”Spice up the evening by inviting a belly dancer”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 343 / 1
  344. 344. spike verb –1. spike – (stand in the way of) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 344 / 1
  345. 345. spill verb –1. (2) spill, slop, splatter – (cause or allow (a liquid substance) to run or flow from a container; ”spill the milk”; ”splatter water”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 345 / 1
  346. 346. spin verb –1. (11) spin, spin around, whirl, reel, gyrate – (revolve quickly and repeatedly around one’s own axis; ”The dervishes whirl around and around without getting dizzy”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 346 / 1
  347. 347. spit verb –1. (11) spit, ptyalize, ptyalise, spew, spue – (expel or eject (saliva or phlegm or sputum) from the mouth; ”The father of the victim spat at the alleged murderer”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 347 / 1
  348. 348. spite verb –. hurt, wound, injure, bruise, offend, spite – (hurt the feelings of; ”She hurt me when she did not include me among her guests”; ”This remark really bruised my ego”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 348 / 1
  349. 349. splash verb –1. (2) sprinkle, splash, splosh – (cause (a liquid) to spatter about, especially with force; ”She splashed the water around her”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 349 / 1
  350. 350. splatter verb –1. spill, slop, splatter – (cause or allow (a liquid substance) to run or flow from a container; ”spill the milk”; ”splatter water”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 350 / 1
  351. 351. splice verb –1. (1) splice – (join the ends of; ”splice film”) Andrew Ernest Ritz (Langtech) Verb Ocean IV May 31, 2011 351 / 1