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Pine away meaning

languish

Verb: pine away Pronunciation: (pIn u’wey) Pine away meaning: Lose vigor, health, or flesh, as through grief. Synonyms: languish Quotations: Chuck Taylor – It’s hard for me to imagine that Rod Stewart has been pining …

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Disguise meaning

Noun: disguise Pronunciation: (dis’gIz) Disguise meaning: An outward semblance that misrepresents the true nature of something. Any attire that modifies the appearance in order to conceal the wearer’s identity. The act of concealing the identity …

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Agape meaning

agape meaning

Adjective: agape Pronunciation: (u’geyp) Agape meaning: With the mouth wide open as in wonder or awe. Synonyms: gaping, open Noun: agape Pronunciation: (u’gaa-pey) Meaning: Selfless love of one person for another without sexual implications( especially …

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Bait meaning

bait meaning

Noun: bait Pronunciation: (beyt) Bait meaning: Anything that serves as an enticement. Synonyms: hook, lure, sweetener Something used to lure fish or other animals into danger so they can be trapped or killed. Synonyms: decoy, …

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Anachronism meaning

anachronism meaning

Noun: anachronism Pronunciation: (una-kru,ni-zum) Anachronism meaning: Something located at a time when it could not have existed or occurred. Synonyms: misdating , mistiming An artifact that belongs to another time. A person who seems to …

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Brook meaning

creek meaning

Noun: brook Pronunciation: (bruk) Brook meaning: A natural stream of water smaller than a river and often a tributary of a river. Synonyms: creek Verb: brook Brook meaning: Put up with something or somebody unpleasant. …

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Arson meaning

arson meaning

Noun: arson Pronunciation: (aa-sun) Arson meaning: Malicious burning to destroy property Synonyms: fire – raising, incendiarism Quotations: George F.Will – In the 1940’s a survey listed the top seven discipline problems in public schools: talking, …

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Agog meaning

zeal meaning

Adjective: agog Pronunciation: (u’gog) Agog meaning: Highly excited Synonyms: excited Quotations: Anonymous – Haven’t I been worth five years excellent gossip to you? Are you not all waiting agog to see me seize my sister-in-law by the …

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Aviary meaning

aviary meaning

Noun: aviary Pronunciation: (‘ey-vee-u-ree) Aviary meaning: A building where birds are kept. Synonyms: volary, bird sanctuary Quotations: Louis M. Andres – This building is being built as a sustainable building in the spirit of Louis …

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Awry meaning

awry meaning

Adjective: awry Pronunciation: (u’rI) Awry meaning: Turned or twisted toward one side. Synonyms: askew, cockeyed, lopsided, wonky, skew-whiff Not functioning properly. Synonyms: amiss, haywire, wrong, malfunctioning Adverb: awry Awry meaning: Away from the correct or …

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