Harshness or roughness of temper.
One who seeks earnestly, as for advancement, honors, place.
An earnest wish for that which is above one's present reach.
To have an earnest desire, wish, or longing, as for something high and good, not yet attained.
One who attacks.
One who kills, or tries to kill, treacherously or secretly.
To kill, as by surprise or secret assault, especially the killing of some eminent person.
Murderer, as by secret assault or treachery.
The chemical analysis or testing of an alloy ore.
To express agreement with a statement or matter of opinion.
To determine the amount of (a tax or other sum to be paid).
An officer whose duty it is to assess taxes.
pl. Property in general, regarded as applicable to the payment of debts.
One who is appointed to act for another in the management of certain property and interests.
Resemblance or correspondence in sound.
Having resemblance of sound.
To accord in sound, especially vowel sound.
To cause to be less harsh, violent, or severe, as excitement, appetite, pain, or disease.
Harsh in disposition or character.
Keen in discernment.
The denial of the existence of God.
From side to side.
An apparatus for reducing a liquid to a fine spray, as for disinfection, inhalation, etc.
To make amends for.
Amends, reparation, or expiation made from wrong or injury.
Outrageously or wantonly wicked, criminal, vile, or cruel.
Great cruelty or reckless wickedness.
A subordinate member of a diplomatic embassy.
To certify as accurate, genuine, or true.
The chief law-officer of a government.
Reddish-brown, said usually of the hair.
Loud enough to be heard.
The act or sensation of hearing.
Of or pertaining to hearing or the organs or sense of hearing.
To make bigger.
Pertaining to St. Augustine, his doctrines, or the religious orders called after him.
Pervasive psychic influence supposed to emanate from persons
Of or pertaining to the ear.
One of the two chambers of the heart which receives the blood from the veins.
Of or pertaining to the ear, its auricle, or the sense of hearing.
A luminous phenomenon in the upper regions of the atmosphere.
favoring, protecting, or propitious influence or guidance.
Severely simple; unadorned.
Of undisputed origin.
The state or quality of being genuine, or of the origin and authorship claimed.
The story of one's life written by himself.
Any one who claims or wields unrestricted or undisputed authority or influence.
Any living being whose actions are or appear to be involuntary or mechanical.
The examination of a dead body by dissection to ascertain the cause of death.
Of or pertaining to autumn.
One who or that which aids or helps, especially when regarded as subsidiary or accessory.
The fall or sliding of a mass of snow or ice down a mountain-slope, often bearing with it rock.
Passion for getting and keeping riches.
To assert as a fact.
A mental condition of fixed opposition to or dislike of some particular thing.
To turn away or aside.
A spacious cage or enclosure in which live birds are kept.
To declare openly.
To arouse, as emotion, interest, or the like.
Out of the proper form, direction, or position.
An expression of assent.
A flowering shrub.
The color of the sky.
Of or pertaining to Lord Bacon or his system of philosophy.
To foil or frustrate.
An officer of court having custody of prisoners under arraignment.
A single-colored napped woolen fabric used for table-covers, curtains, etc.
A large package prepared for transportation or storage.
Any popular narrative poem, often with epic subject and usually in lyric form.
A medical preparation, aromatic and oily, used for healing.
A boat-song of Venetian gondoliers.
An instrument that registers graphically and continuously the atmospheric pressure.
An instrument for indicating the atmospheric pressure per unit of surface.
Having a register higher than bass and lower than tenor.
To make warm by genial heat.
Low in tone or compass.
To cover with melted fat, gravy, while cooking.
An official staff borne either as a weapon or as an emblem of authority or privilege.
A body of infantry composed of two or more companies, forming a part of a regiment.
A narrow strip of wood.
A thick liquid mixture of two or more materials beaten together, to be used in cookery.
To proclaim by outcry.
To make supremely happy.
Any state of great happiness.
An escort or lover.
To make quiet.
To give a signal to, by nod or gesture.
To smear over, as with something oily or sticky.
To cover with ornament.
To be a friend to, especially when in need.
To produce by sexual generation.
To envy one of the possession of.
To delay past the proper hour.
To make fast, as a rope, by winding round a cleat.
To accept as true on the testimony or authority of others.
A woman who is a center of attraction because of her beauty, accomplishments, etc.
Manifesting a warlike spirit.
a solemn invocation of the divine blessing.
A doer of kindly and charitable acts.
A church office endowed with funds or property for the maintenance of divine service.
Characterized by charity and kindness.
One who is lawfully entitled to the profits and proceeds of an estate or property.
Any act of kindness or well-doing.
Loving others and actively desirous of their well-being.
Good and kind of heart.
Benevolent in feeling, character, or aspect.
Kindness of feeling, disposition, or manner.
To give by will.
To make desolate with loneliness and grief.
A bunk or bed in a vessel, sleeping-car, etc.
To attack on all sides.
To smear over, as with any oily or sticky substance.
To sprinkle or cover with things strewn.
To get or sit upon astride, as a horse.
To remind oneself.
To happen to or befall.
In good season or time.
To engage to marry.
Engagement to marry.
Any inclination of two surfaces other than 90 degrees.
To confuse the perceptions or judgment of.
The passion for collecting books.
A list of the words of an author, or the literature bearing on a particular subject.
One who loves books.
Fond of drinking.
A plant that produces leaves and roots the first year and flowers and fruit the second.
A horizontal framework with two handles at each end for carrying a corpse to the grave.
One who has two spouses at the same time.
The crime of marrying any other person while having a legal spouse living.
A slightly receding bay between headlands, formed by a long curve of a coast-line.
Speaking two languages.
A bibliographical sketch or notice.
A written account of one's life, actions, and character.
The science of life or living organisms.
An animal having two feet.
A privilege or possession into which one is born.
Acridity, as to the taste.
Sated with pleasure.
To indulge in profane oaths.
Noisily or offensively loud or clamorous.
A vivid glowing flame.
To make widely or generally known.
A mark that mars beauty.
The shutting up of a town, a frontier, or a line of coast by hostile forces.
A subordinate officer of a vessel, who has general charge of the rigging, anchors, etc.
A women's ornamental corset-shaped laced waist.
Unchecked merriment or animal spirits.
The trunk or body of a tree.
A Spanish dance, illustrative of the passion of love, accompanied by caste nets and singing.
A round pod or seed-capsule, as a flax or cotton.
To support, as something wrong.
A hollow projectile containing an explosive material.
To assail with any missile or with abusive speech.
A person who has charge of mortars, bombs, and shells.
Inflated or extravagant language, especially on unimportant subjects.
To weary by tediousness or dullness.
An incorporated village or town.
The breast or the upper front of the thorax of a human being, especially of a woman.