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Air meaning

zephyr meaning

Noun: air Pronunciation:(eh(r)) Air meaning: A mixture of gases (especially oxygen) required for breathing; the stuff that the wind consists of The region above the ground A distinctive but intangible quality surrounding a person or …

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Air castle meaning

daydream meaning

Noun: air castle Air castle meaning: Absentminded dreaming while awake Synonyms: reverie, revery, daydream, daydreaming, oneirism, castle in the air, castle in Spain Derived forms: air castles Quotations: Washington Irving – There are certain half-dreaming …

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Alluvion meaning

deluge meaning

Noun: alluvion Pronunciation:(u’loo-vee-un) Alluvion meaning: Gradual formation of new land, by recession of the sea or deposit of sediment The rising of a body of water and its overflowing onto normally dry land Synonyms: flood, …

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Amiss meaning

Adjective: amiss Pronunciation:(u’mis) Amiss meaning: Not functioning properly Synonyms: awry, haywire, wrong Adverb: amiss Pronunciation:(u’mis) Amiss meaning: Away from the correct or expected course Synonyms: awry In an improper, mistaken or unfortunate manner In an …

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Amok meaning

demoniac meaning

Adjective: amok Pronunciation:(u’muk, a’mók) Amok meaning: Frenzied, out of control Synonyms: amuck, berserk, demoniac, demoniacal, possessed Adverb: amok Pronunciation:(u’muk [N. Amer], a’mók [Brit]) Amok meaning: Wildly; without self-control Synonyms: amuck In a murderous frenzy Synonyms: …

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Amphitheater meaning

amphitheatre meaning

Noun: amphitheater Pronunciation:(‘am(p)-fu,thee-u-tur) Amphitheater meaning: (dramaturgy) a sloping gallery with seats for spectators (as in an operating room or theater) Synonyms: amphitheatre An oval large stadium with tiers of seats; an arena in which contests …

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Acquiesce meaning

accede meaning

Verb: acquiesce Pronunciation:(,a-kwee’es) Acquiesce meaning: To agree or express agreement Synonyms: assent, accede Derived forms: acquiesced, acquiesces, acquiescing Quotations: Tahereh Mafi – For so many years I lived in constant terror of myself. Doubt had …

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Adjoin meaning

these properties share a common boundary

Verb: adjoin Pronunciation:(u’joyn) Adjoin meaning: Lie adjacent to another or share a boundary Synonyms: border, edge, abut, march, butt, butt against, butt on Be in direct physical contact with; make contact Synonyms: touch, meet, contact …

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Adjutant bird meaning

Noun: adjutant bird Adjutant bird meaning: Large Indian stork with a military gait Synonyms: adjutant, adjutant stork, Leptoptilus dubius Derived forms: adjutant birds Quotations: Mowbray Thompson – In that silence the angel of death brooded …

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Adjutant stork meaning

Noun: adjutant stork Adjutant stork meaning: Large Indian stork with a military gait Synonyms: adjutant bird, adjutant, Leptoptilus dubius Derived forms: adjutant storks Quotations: National Geographic – A conservation brigade of 70 villagers has created a …

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