PRISER    a prize-fighter
PROCURE    to bring
PREFACE    interj. much good may it do you
PROFANE    outspoken
PROGRESS    a royal ceremonial journey
PROJECT    to shape or contrive
PROMPTURE    suggestion
PRONE    ready, willing
PROOF    strength of manhood
PROPAGATE    to advance, to forward
PROPAGATION    obtaining
PROPER-FALSE    natural falsehood
PROPERTIED    endowed with the properties of
PROPERTIES    scenes, dresses, &c. used in a theatre
PROPERTY    to take possession of
PROPOSE    to suppose, for the sake of argument
    To converse
PROPOSE    conversation
PROROGUE    to defer
PROVAND    provender
PROVISION    forecast
PUCELLE    a virgin, the name given to Joan of Arc
PUDENCY    modesty
PUGGING    thieving
PUN    to pound
PURCHASE    to acquire, win
PURCHASE    gain, winnings
PUT    to compel
PUTTER-ON    an instigator
PUTTER-OUT    one who lends money at interest
PUTTING-ON    instigation
PUTTOCK    a kite

QUAIL    to faint, be languid, be afraid
    to cause to quail
QUAINT    curiously beautiful
QUAKE    to cause to quake or tremble
QUALIFY    to moderate
QUALITY    those of the same nature
    Rank or condition
QUARREL    a suit, cause
QUARRY    game, a heap of game
QUART D'ECU    a quarter crown
QUARTER    the post allotted to a soldier
QUAT    a pimple; used in contempt of a person
QUEASY    squeamish, unsettled
QUELL    murder
QUENCH    to grow cool
QUERN    a hand-mill
QUEST    enquiry, search, inquest, jury
QUESTRIST    one who goes in search of another
QUICK    so far gone in pregnancy that the child is
QUICKEN    to come to life
QUIDDIT    |  a subtle question
QUILLET    quidebet, a subtle case in law
QUINTAIN    a post for tilting at
QUIP    sharp jest, a taunt
QUIRE    to sing in concert
QUIT    to requite, respond
QUIT    past tense of the verb to quit, quitted
QUITANCE    requital
QUIVER    active
QUOTE    to note

RABATO    a ruff
RABBIT-SUCKER    a weasel
RACE    breed; inherited nature
RACK    wreck
RACK    to enhance the price of anything
    To drive as clouds
RAG    a term of contempt applied to persons
RAKE    to cover
RAPT    transported with emotion
RAPTURE    a fit
RASCAL    a lean deer
RASH    quick, violent
RATE    opinion, judgment
RATE    to assign, to value
    To scold
RATOLORUM    a ludicrous mistake for Rotulorum
RAUGHT    past tense of reach
RAVIN    ravenous
RAVIN    to devour
RAWLY    inadequately
RAWNESS    unprovided state
RAYED    arrayed, served
RAZED    slashed
REAR-MOUSE    the bat
REBATE    to deprive of keenness
REBECK    a three-stringed fiddle
RECEIPT    money received
RECEIVING    capacity
RECHEAT    a point of the chase to call back the hounds
RECORD    to sing
RECORDER    a flute
RECURE    to cure, recover
RED-LATTICE    suitable to an ale-house, because ale-houses
    had commonly red lattices
RED-PLAGUE    erysipelas
REDUCE    to bring back
REECHY    smoky, dirty
REFELL    to refute
REFER    to reserve to
REGIMENT    government
REGREET    a salutation
REGREET    to salute
REGUERDON    requital
RELATIVE    applicable
REMEMBER    to remind
REMORSE    pity
REMORSEFUL    full of pity, compassionate
REMOTION    removal
REMOVED    sequestered, remote
RENDER    to describe you
RENDER    account
RENEGE    to renounce, to deny
REPAIR    to renovate, comfort
REPEAL    to reverse the sentence of exile. Two
    Gentlemen of Verona
REPROOF    confutation
REPUGN    to resist
REQUIEM    mass for the dead, so called because it begins
    with the words, Requiem eternam dona eis, Domine
RESOLVE    to satisfy
    To dissolve
RESPECT    consideration
RESPECTIVE    respectful, thoughtful
RESPECTIVE    corresponding
RESPECTIVELY    respectfully
RETAILED    handed down
RETIRE    retreat
RETIRE    to draw back
REVERB    to echo
REVOLT    a rebel
RIB    to enclose as within ribs
RID    to destroy
RIFT    to split
    to split
RIFT    a split
RIGGISH    wanton
RIGOL    a circle
RIPE    drunk
RIVAGE    the shore
RIVAL    a partner
RIVALITY    equal rank
RIVE    to fire
ROAD    the high road, applied to a common woman
ROISTING    roistering, violent
ROMAGE    unusual stir
RONVON    a term of contempt applied to a woman
ROOD    the crucifix
ROOK    a cheater
ROPERY    roguery
ROPE-TRICKS    tricks such as are played by a rope-dancer
ROUND    to whisper
    To become great with child
    to finish off
ROUND    a diadem
ROUND    unceremonious
ROUNDEL    a dance or song
ROUNDURE    an enclosure
ROUSE    carousal
ROYNISH    mangy
RUBIOUS    ruddy
RUDDOCK    the redbreast
RUSH    to push
RUSHLING    rustling

SACRIFICIAL    reverent, as words used in religious worship
SACRING-BELL    the little bell rung at mass to give notice
    that the elements are consecrated
SAD    serious
SADLY    seriously
SADNESS    seriousness
SAFE    to make safe
SAG    to hang down
SALT    lascivious
SALT    taste
SANDED    marked with yellow spots
SANS    without
SAUCY    lascivious
SAW    a moral saying
SAY    silken
SAY    assay, taste, relish
SCAFFOLDAGE    the gallery of a theatre
SCALD    scurvy, scabby
SCALE    to weigh in scales
SCALL    a scab, a word of reproach
SCAMBLE    to scramble
SCAMEL    probably a misprint for sea-mel, sea-mew
SCAN    to examine subtly
SCANT    to cut short, to spare
SCANT    scanty, short
SCANTLING    a small portion
SCAPE    to escape
SCAPE    a sally
SCATHE    injury
SCATHE    to injure
SCATHFUL    destructive
SCONCE    the head
SCOTCH    to bruise or cut slightly
SCRIMER    a fencer
SCROYLE    a scabby fellow
SCULL    a shoal of fish
SCURVY    scabby; metaph. mean
SEAL    to set one's seal to a deed; hence, to confirm
SEAM    fat
SEAMY    showing the seam or sewing
SEAR    scorched, withered
SEAR    to stigmatise
SEARCH    to probe; hence, to apply a healing remedy
SEATED    fixed, confirmed
SECT    a slip or scion
    A political party
SECURELY    inconsiderately
SEEL    to close
SEELING    closing, blinding
SEEMING    seemly, becomingly
SEEMING    outward manner and appearance
SEEN    versed, instructed
SELD    seldom
SELF-BOUNTY    native goodness
SEMBLABLY    alike
SENIORY    seniority
SENNET    a flourish of trumpets
SEPULCHRE    to bury
SEQUESTRATION    separation
SERE    dry
SERJEANT    a bailiff
SERPIGO    a cutaneous disease
SERVICEABLE    'serviceable vows,' vows that you will do
    her service, or be her servant
SETEBOS    the name of a fiend
SETTER    one who watches travellers to give information
    to thieves
SEVERAL    land which is not common but appropriated
SHAME    to be ashamed
SHAME    modesty
SHARDS    shreds, broken fragments of pottery
SHARDS    the wing cases of beetles; hence 'sharded,'
    and 'shard-borne,'
SHARKED    snatched up, as a shark does his prey
SHEEN    brilliancy
SHEER    pure
SHENT    rebuked, blamed
SHERIFF'S-POST    a post at the door of a sheriff, to which royal
    proclamations were fixed
SHIVE    slice
SHOT    the reckoning at an ale-house
SHOUGHS    shaggy dogs
SHOULDERED    plunged
SHOVEL-BOARD    game played by sliding metal pieces along
    a board at a mark
SHREWD    mischievous
SHRIFT    confession
SHRIVE    to confess
SHRIVING-TIME    time for confession
SHROUD    to enshroud oneself, cover oneself up
SIDE-SLEEVES    loose hanging sleeves
SIEGE    seat
SIGHT    an aperture in a helmet
SIGHTLESS    invisible
SIGN    to give an omen
SILLY    simple, rustic
SIMULAR    counterfeit, feigned
SINGLE    feeble
SIR    a title applied to a bachelor of arts at the
SITH    since
SITHENCE    since
SIZES    allowances
SKAINS-MATES    scapegraces
SKILL    to be of importance
SKILLESS    ignorant
SKIMBLE-SKAMBLE    rambling, disjointed
SKINKER    a drawer of liquor
SKIRR    to scour
SLACK    slacken
SLAVE    to turn to slavish uses
SLEAVE    floss-silk
SLEDDED    sledged
SLEIDED    untwisted, raw, applied to silk
SLEIGHTS    artifices
SLIPPER    slippery
SLIPS    a kind of noose, or leash
    A piece of base money
SLIVER    to slice
SLIVER    a slice
SLOPS    loose breeches
SLUBBER    to slur over
SMIRCHED    smeared, soiled
SMOOTH    to flatter
SMOOTHED    flattered, fawned upon
SNEAP    taunt, sarcasm
SNEAPED    pinched
SNECK-UP    go hang!
SNUFF    anger
    'To take in snuff' is to take offence
SOFTLY    gently
SOIL    spot, taint
SOLICIT    solicitation
SOLIDARE    a small coin
SOLVE    solution
SOMETIMES    formerly
SOOTH    truth
SOOTH    true
SOREL    a buck of the third year
SORRIEST    most sorrowful
SORRY    sorrowful, dismal
SORT    a company
    Rank, condition
    'In a sort,' in a manner
SORT    to choose
    to suit
    To consort
SOT    fool
SOUL-FEARING    soul-terrifying
SOWL    to lug, drag
SOWTER    name of a dog
SPECIALLY    a special contract
SPED    settled, done for
SPEED    fortune
SPERR    to bolt, fasten
SPIAL    spy
SPILL    to destroy
SPILTH    spilling
SPLEEN    violent haste
    Used of the lightning flash
SPRAG    quick
SPRING    shoot, bud
SPRINGHALT    stringhalt, a disease of horses
SPRITED    haunted
SPURS    roots of trees
SQUANDERED    scattered
SQUARE    to quarrel
SQUARE    the front part of a woman's dress, stomacher
SQUARE    equitable
SQUARER    quarreller
SQUASH    an unripe peascod
SQUIER    a square or rule
SQUINY    to squint
STAGGERS    a disease in horses, attended with giddiness:
    hence any bewildering distress
STAIN    to disfigure
STALE    a decoy
    A gull
    A prostitute
STALE    to make stale, deprive anything of its
STAND UPON    to be incumbent on
STANIEL    an inferior kind of hawk
STARK    stiff
STARKLY    stiffly
STATE    a canopied chair
STATION    attitude
    Act of standing
STATIST    a statesman
STATUA    a statue
STATUE    image, picture
STATUTE    security, obligation
STATUTE-CAPS    woollen caps worn by citizens
STAY    a cheque
STEAD    to profit
STEELED    set or fixed
STERNAGE    steerage, course
STICKLER    an arbitrator in combats
STIGMATIC    a deformed person
STIGMATICAL    deformed
STILL    constant
STILL    constantly
STILLY    softly
STINT    to stop
    to stop
STITHY    a smith's forge
STITHY    to forge
STOCCADO    a stoccata, or thrust in fencing
STOCK    a stocking
STOMACH    courage, stubbornness
    Appetite, inclination
STONE-BOW    a cross-bow for throwing stones
STOUP    a cup
STOUT    strong, healthy
STOVER    fodder
STRACHY    A word of doubtful meaning
STRAIGHT    immediately
STRAIN    lineage
STRAITED    straitened
STRANGE    foreign
    Coy, reserved
STRANGENESS    coyness, reserve
STRANGER    foreigner
STRAPPADO    a kind of punishment
STRICTURE    strictness
STROSSERS    trowsers
STUCK    a thrust of a sword
STUCK IN    corruption of stoccata
STUFF    baggage
    Material, substance
STUFFED    filled, stored
STY    to lodge as in a sty
SUBSCRIBE    to yield
    to succumb
SUCCESS    issue, consequence
SUCCESSIVE    succeeding
SUCCESSIVELY    in succession
SUDDEN    hasty, rash
SUDDENLY    hastily
SUFFERANCE    suffering
SUGGEST    to tempt, entice
SUGGESTION    temptation, enticement
SUITED    dressed
SULLEN    doleful, melancholy
SUMPTER    a horse that carries provisions on a journey
SUPPOSE    a trick, imposition
SUPPOSED    counterfeit
SURCEASE    to cease
SURCEASE    cessation, end
SURPRISE    to capture by surprise
SUR-REINED    over-worked
SUSPECT    suspicion
SUSPIRE    to breathe
SWABBER    a sweeper of the deck of a ship
SWARTH    black
SWARTH    quantity of grass cut down by one sweep of the
SWASHER    swaggerer
SWASHING    dashing, smashing
SWATH    The same as 'swarth.'
SWATHLING    swaddling
SWAY    to move on
SWEAR    to adjure
SWEAR OVER    to out-swear
SWIFT    ready, quick

TABLE    a tablet, note-book
TABLE-BOOK    note-book
TABLES    the game of backgammon
    A note-book
TABOUR    a small side-drum
TABOURER    a player on the tabour
TABOURINE    tambourine, drum
TAG    the rabble
TAINT    tainted
TAINTURE    defilement
TAKE    to infect, blast, bewitch
TAKE IN    to conquer
TAKE OUT    to copy
TAKE UP    to borrow money, or buy on credit
    To make up a quarrel
TAKING    infection, malignant influence
TAKING UP    buying on credit
TALE    counting, reckoning
TALL    strong, valiant
TALLOW-CATCH    a lump of tallow
TANG    twang, sound
TANG    to sound
TANLING    anything tanned by the sun
TARRE    to excite, urge on
TARRIANCE    delay
TARTAR    Tartarus
TASK    to tax
TASKING    challenging

  • acquire [ə´kwaiə] 移动到这儿单词发声  vt.求得,获得,学得   (初中英语单词)
  • curiously [´kjuəriəsli] 移动到这儿单词发声  ad.好奇地;稀奇古怪地   (初中英语单词)
  • assign [ə´sain] 移动到这儿单词发声  vt.分配;指派;指定   (初中英语单词)
  • suitable [´su:təbəl, ´sju:-] 移动到这儿单词发声  a.合适的,适当的   (初中英语单词)
  • reverse [ri´və:s] 移动到这儿单词发声  v.颠倒;(使)反向   (初中英语单词)
  • sentence [´sentəns] 移动到这儿单词发声  n.判决 vt.宣判;处刑   (初中英语单词)
  • unusual [ʌn´ju:ʒuəl] 移动到这儿单词发声  a.不平常的;异常的   (初中英语单词)
  • gallery [´gæləri] 移动到这儿单词发声  n.画廊;美术馆;长廊   (初中英语单词)
  • flourish [´flʌriʃ] 移动到这儿单词发声  v.茂盛;挥动 n.挥舞   (初中英语单词)
  • sheriff [´ʃerif] 移动到这儿单词发声  n.郡长;行政长官   (初中英语单词)
  • drawer [drɔ:ə] 移动到这儿单词发声  n.抽屉   (初中英语单词)
  • violent [´vaiələnt] 移动到这儿单词发声  a.强暴的;猛烈的   (初中英语单词)
  • lightning [´laitniŋ] 移动到这儿单词发声  n.闪电 a.突然的   (初中英语单词)
  • security [si´kjuəriti] 移动到这儿单词发声  n.安全;证券;抵押品   (初中英语单词)
  • thrust [θrʌst] 移动到这儿单词发声  v.&n.猛推;冲;刺;挤进   (初中英语单词)
  • appetite [´æpitait] 移动到这儿单词发声  n.欲望;食欲   (初中英语单词)
  • capture [´kæptʃə] 移动到这儿单词发声  vt.&n.捕获;俘获;夺取   (初中英语单词)
  • player [´pleiə] 移动到这儿单词发声  n.游戏的人;选手   (初中英语单词)
  • excite [ik´sait] 移动到这儿单词发声  vt.激动;引起,招惹   (初中英语单词)
  • virgin [´və:dʒin] 移动到这儿单词发声  a.处女(般)的 n.处女   (高中英语单词)
  • contempt [kən´tempt] 移动到这儿单词发声  n.轻蔑;受辱;不顾   (高中英语单词)
  • deprive [di´praiv] 移动到这儿单词发声  vt.剥夺,使丧失   (高中英语单词)
  • commonly [´kɔmənli] 移动到这儿单词发声  ad.一般地;通常   (高中英语单词)
  • enclose [in´kləuz] 移动到这儿单词发声  vt.围住,圈起;附上   (高中英语单词)
  • scanty [´skænti] 移动到这儿单词发声  a.贫乏的;节省的   (高中英语单词)
  • bruise [bru:z] 移动到这儿单词发声  n.伤痕 v.打(碰)伤   (高中英语单词)
  • outward [´autwəd] 移动到这儿单词发声  a.外面的 ad.向外   (高中英语单词)
  • hanging [´hæŋiŋ] 移动到这儿单词发声  n.绞刑 a.悬挂着的   (高中英语单词)
  • bachelor [´bætʃələ] 移动到这儿单词发声  n.未婚男子;学士   (高中英语单词)
  • inferior [in´fiəriə] 移动到这儿单词发声  n.下级的 n.下级;晚辈   (高中英语单词)
  • doubtful [´dautful] 移动到这儿单词发声  a.怀疑的,可疑的   (高中英语单词)
  • temptation [temp´teiʃən] 移动到这儿单词发声  n.引诱,诱惑(物)   (高中英语单词)
  • tablet [´tæblit] 移动到这儿单词发声  n.碑;牌;匾额   (高中英语单词)
  • infection [in´fekʃən] 移动到这儿单词发声  n.感染,影响   (高中英语单词)
  • renounce [ri´nauns] 移动到这儿单词发声  v.拒绝 n.放弃权力   (英语四级单词)
  • shaggy [´ʃægi] 移动到这儿单词发声  a.蓬乱的;多粗毛的   (英语四级单词)
  • aperture [´æpətjuə] 移动到这儿单词发声  n.孔;口径   (英语四级单词)
  • counterfeit [´kauntəfit] 移动到这儿单词发声  a.伪造的 v.&n.伪造   (英语四级单词)
  • sorrowful [´sɔrəuful] 移动到这儿单词发声  a.悲伤的,使人伤心的   (英语四级单词)
  • corruption [kə´rʌpʃən] 移动到这儿单词发声  n.腐化;贪污;贿赂   (英语四级单词)
  • infect [in´fekt] 移动到这儿单词发声  vt.传染;使受影响   (英语四级单词)
  • ceremonial [,seri´məuniəl] 移动到这儿单词发声  a.礼仪的,仪式的   (英语六级单词)
  • languid [´læŋgwid] 移动到这儿单词发声  a.精神不振的   (英语六级单词)
  • enhance [in´hɑ:ns] 移动到这儿单词发声  vt.提高,增加;增进   (英语六级单词)
  • applied [ə´plaid] 移动到这儿单词发声  a.实用的,应用的   (英语六级单词)
  • respectful [ri´spektfəl] 移动到这儿单词发声  a.恭敬的;尊敬人的   (英语六级单词)
  • reckoning [´rekəniŋ] 移动到这儿单词发声  n.计算;算帐;估计   (英语六级单词)
  • doleful [´dəulful] 移动到这儿单词发声  a.悲哀的;忧郁的   (英语六级单词)
  • dashing [´dæʃiŋ] 移动到这儿单词发声  a.勇猛的;生气勃勃的   (英语六级单词)
  • malignant [mə´lignənt] 移动到这儿单词发声  a.恶意的;有害的   (英语六级单词)

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