The manner in which a physical system, such as a gas, subatomic particle, or ecosystem, acts or functions, especially under specified conditions.
A physiological process:
The definition of an agency is a group of people that performs some specific task, or that helps others in some way.
The action or effect of an agency:
A place or situation regarded as drawing into its center all that surrounds it, and hence being inescapable or destructive:
A forceful shove or push:
The definition of a tempest is a violent and windy storm, or an outburst or uproar.
(--- Slang) A person, especially an executive, who wears one of these garments at work.
(Physiol., Psychol.) Any action or agent that causes or changes an activity in an organism, organ, or part, as something that excites an end organ, starts a nerve impulse, or activates a muscle
A running board where passengers step to get on and off the bus.
(Biology) A stage in the development or life history of an organism.
A work produced on the stage, as a film, etc.
The definition of a process is the actions happening while something is happening or being done.
The arrangement of the incidents in a play, novel, narrative poem, etc.
A literary work written for performance on the stage; a drama.
A process or action that is part of a series in some work
The pacing, specif. the rapid pacing, of the incidents in a literary work
Motivation is defined as the reasons why you are doing something, or the level of desire you have to do something.
(Music) Change of pitch in successive sounds, whether in the same part or in groups of parts. (Conjunct motion is that by single degrees of the scale. Contrary motion is when parts move in opposite directions. Disjunct motion is motion by skips. Oblique motion is when one part is stationary while another moves. Similar or direct motion is when parts move in the same direction.)
Large-scale practice movements and exercises of troops, warships, aircraft, etc. under simulated battle conditions
A specific task; piece of work
The power or ability to begin or to follow through energetically with a plan or task; enterprise and determination.
(Law) Misrepresentation that leads a person to enter into a contract or transaction with a false understanding of the risks and obligations:
Incentive is defined as something that encourages someone to do something or work harder.
A special duty or performance required in the course of work or activity
Execution is defined as the process of putting someone to death, or the way a plan is carried out.
Excitement is defined as a feeling of enthusiasm, eagerness or exhilaration, or is defined as something that causes such a feeling.
An undertaking; project
A set of rules or methods, as those regulating the practice of a church or monastic order.
A feat of courage, skill, etc.
A sudden, successful move or action; brilliant stroke
Opposition between characters or forces in a work of drama or fiction, especially when motivating or shaping the action of the plot.
(Of a literary work) Plot; action; construction; manner of development.
The definition of behavior is the way a person or thing acts or reacts.
An encounter between opposing forces:
The definition of an arena is a large structure used to host a variety of acts of entertainment for the public, or the central part of ancient Roman amphitheaters where gladiator shows took place.
The act, process, or result of imparting life, interest, spirit, motion, or activity.
That which is done or is to be done; matter; concern; business of any kind, commercial, professional, or public; — often in the plural.
The definition of an adventure is an exciting or unusual experience that usually involves risks.
The definition of advancement is a forward movement or improvement.
A thing achieved, esp. by skill, work, courage, etc.; feat
Something accomplished or done successfully; work completed; achievement
Development, advancement, or improvement, as toward a goal:
Armed fighting; battle
A hostile encounter; a battle.
The definition of a stratagem is a plan or scheme intended to outwit an opponent or achieve a purpose.
A freakish, foolish, mean, or stupid act
The act, method, or manner of proceeding in some action; esp., the sequence of steps to be followed
Bout is defined as a period of time where you have to deal with something.
The act or an instance of exerting, especially a strenuous effort.
(Uncountable) The state of being binding and enforceable, as in a rule, policy, or law.
The definition of an endeavor is an attempt with a lot of effort.
Effort is defined as the use of physical or mental energy, the act or result of trying to do something.
An inspired or effective idea or act:
A sudden or forcible act or effort; an assault.
The definition of a thing is an object, an act, or a step.
An act remarkable for brilliance or daring; bold deed
An act or accomplishment showing unusual daring, skill, endurance, etc.; remarkable deed; exploit
The process of doing or performing something:
(Uncountable) The tendency to work persistently.
A very short period of time (figuratively, the time taken to snap one's fingers), or a task that can be accomplished in such a period.
(Informal) Energy; vitality:
Speed is a slang term for the street drug methamphetamine.
The quality of being mobile; ability to move, adapt, etc.
Intense activity; busyness; haste; hurry
The definition of commotion is a state of confusion, especially noisy confusion or hubbub.
A gift or tip offered to get better service
(Informal) social life
Violent or rapid motion; a rushing onward or away; especially, a forced or hurried dispatch of business.
The capacity for work or vigorous activity:
The definition of a flurry is also a swirling mast of something such as snow or leaves that may be moved by wind, or a commotion of many things happening all at once.
Movement; activity; agitation
Turmoil is defined as a state of upset and confusion.
Excited and often noisy activity; a stir.
A manipulating or being manipulated; skillful handling or operation, artful management or control, etc.
An increased activity following depression
That which chiefly engages one's time; (one's) trade, profession, or business
An example; case; illustration
A stopping or being stopped
A bringing or coming to an end; a ceasing:
The repose of death:
(Physics) The tendency of matter to remain at rest if at rest, or, if moving, to keep moving in the same direction, unless affected by some outside force
An instance of such a proceeding:
A statement describing a relationship observed to be invariable between or among phenomena for all cases in which the specified conditions are met:
Something that can or should be done (usually in the phrase dos and don'ts).
An engagement between troops or ships:
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