Part of speech:
(Intransitive) To agree.
To share an opinion or feeling; be in accord:
To agree; correspond
(Intransitive) To agree.
To be in agreement, harmony, or conformity.
To equip; outfit:
To harmonize with another:
To stipulate as a condition:
To subject to certain action, exercises, etc. in order to bring to a desired condition
To subject to discipline; train; control
To preside over (a meeting, etc.)
To be capable of holding:
To be filled by; contain:
To hold in restraint; check:
To prevent the flow or passage of:
To stop; check.
To attend to dangers to or regarding.
To find out with certainty
To find out exactly; calculate precisely; ascertain
To assure means to make a commitment or promise.
To give attention to; notice:
To delay is defined as to postpone, make late or stop for awhile.
To cause to move or proceed slowly; delay or impede.
To fail to fulfill; cancel:
To break down; fail:
To taste, sample, or otherwise test in order to determine strength, effect, worth, or desirability:
To undergo a test.
(Math.) To test or verify the correctness of (a calculation, etc.)
To test by carefully questioning in order to find out the knowledge, skill, qualifications, etc. of (a student, witness, job applicant, etc.)
To attempt; try:
To keep under control
To continue to do:
To hold back or keep from some action, feeling, etc.; check or repress
To force into, or hold in, close bounds; confine
To bridle is to put headgear on a horse to control it, or to bring something under control.
To slow down or stop with or as with a brake
To train to the bit
The definition of confirm is to approve or to establish the truth or make stronger.
To check or control by or as by a leash
Study is to spend time learning about or investigating a subject.
Withhold is defined as to hold back or refuse.
To test or check the accuracy or correctness of, as by investigation, comparison with a standard, or reference to the facts
To validate is to confirm, legalize, or prove the accuracy of something.
To taunt is to tease, insult or antagonize someone by deliberately saying or doing something mean.
The definition of survey is to carefully review, make a detailed report of, or measure a piece of land to find out its boundaries.
To oversee, direct, or manage (work, workers, a project, etc.); superintend
To stymie is defined as to hinder or block.
Still is defined as without movement or up until an indicated time.
To interrupt or cut off (the voice, for example).
Stem is defined as to originate from.
To stand still; stop; halt
To stall is to delay or put off doing something, when an engine stops running or when a project or progress is stopped.
To make or become less vigorous, intense, or severe; ease:
To review books, plays, etc., as for a newspaper
To reprove is to criticize or scold someone.
To repress is to suppress something such as a thought, feeling or emotion.
To repel is defined as to hold off, refuse to accept or reject.
To control a horse, for example, with reins. Often used with in or up.
To rebuff is to reject someone or something in an abrupt way.
Quench is defined as to satisfy or to extinguish.
To quell is to stop or quiet something.
To probe is to explore or investigate something.
To block or stop up (a passage) with obstacles or impediments; dam; clog
To cause an acidic solution to become neutral by adding a base to it or to cause a basic solution to become neutral by adding an acid to it. Salt and water are usually formed in the process.
To test for radioactive contamination with a monitor
To restrict; not to allow to go beyond a certain bound.
To impede is defined as to block or temporarily keep something from going forward.
To obstruct or delay the progress of:
To keep or discourage (a person, group, or nation) from doing something by instilling fear, anxiety, doubt, etc.
To detain is defined as to keep someone somewhere or cause someone to be unable to proceed.
To defeat is defined as to beat someone at something or to prevent something from happening.
Daunt is defined as to intimidate someone.
To act against with an equal force or power; offset.
To counteract is to act in opposition to or against some force in order to neutralize the force.
To move a piece placing (an opponent's king) under threat of being taken on the next move with no way of escape or defense possible.
To run (trains) on a block system.
To book or engage (a performer or performance)
The definition of balk is to stop or hold back from doing something.
(Finance, business) To conduct an independent review and examination of system records and activities in order to test the adequacy and effectiveness of data security and data integrity procedures, to ensure compliance with established policy and operational procedures, and to recommend any necessary changes
Allay is defined as to settle or calm someone or something.
To suggest or demonstrate the necessity, expedience, or advisability of:
To put an end to; stop; cease
To communicate by speech or writing; express with words:
To believe or consider to be; deem:
The definition of investigate is to look into something or someone in order to try to discover the truth or to piece together a sequence of events.
(Intransitive) To be similar (often used in the negative).
To review or examine officially:
To curtail or inhibit the activity of something, such as the immune system or a gene.
To fasten with or as with a bar
To repulse is to reject someone, to be disgusted by something, or to drive someone away.
To try to prevent by expressing disapproval or raising objections:
To reduce the air intake of (a carburetor), thereby enriching the fuel mixture.
To lower the anchor overboard so as to keep from drifting
(Archaic) To belittle; minimize; disparage
To make or become weak or weaker
To reduce is to make something smaller or to become or feel smaller, or forcing someone into a less desirable position.
To fit; agree; accord (with)
To be in harmony; accord; agree
To consist is defined as to be made up of.
To harmonize; agree
To cover or protect with, or as if with, a case; to enclose.
To survey or study mentally; consider:
To pass over and view; to survey carefully.
To scrutinize is to look at something very closely or very carefully.
To test the knowledge of
To interfere with; thwart or obstruct:
The definition of thwart is to hinder or stop something from happening.
The definition of frustrate is to hinder someone's plans or efforts, or to make someone feel annoyed because you are hindering their efforts or refusing to cooperate.
To prevent from being successful; thwart:
To check the interference of (low-frequency sound waves) in a radio, phonograph, etc. by the use of a baffle
To stop, discontinue, or resign from
To stop; end
Any of various usually wingless insects that resemble a tick, such as a sheep ked.
A device used to connect one thing to another:
A tab is defined as a small piece of a folder or item of clothing that sticks out.
A verifying or being verified; establishment or confirmation of the truth or accuracy of a fact, theory, etc.
A confirming or being confirmed; corroboration; ratification; verification
(Sports & Games) A race or contest in which contestants are given advantages or compensations to equalize the chances of winning.
The definition of an impediment is an obstacle or something that prevents action.
A retaliatory means of discouraging enemy attack:
The act of hindering
(Sports) A chip shot.
Any action or procedure that serves to open the way for a gradual change, disruption, intrusion, etc.
Something that restricts; a regulation or limitation:
The definition of an obstacle is something that gets in the way or that slows or stops progress.
A sure thing; a certainty:
The definition of an interruption is something that causes a stop in action.
A device to check vibration in the strings of a stringed keyboard instrument
The act of obstructing:
A quilted skirt worn by women.
Something made of miscellaneous or incongruous parts or elements.
Such a mark used in orthography, as above an i.
A line drawn or scratched, often to mark a starting point, etc.
A printed line in a graphic character that resembles such a mark.
(--- Football) A line of scrimmage.
(Chemistry) The separation of a substance into its constituent elements to determine either their nature (qualitative analysis) or their proportions (quantitative analysis).
The money sent
In litigation, a proceeding outside the courtroom in which a party or witness gives sworn testimony under oath before a court reporter, who then creates a written document; the written document created as a result of such a proceeding.
A letter issued by a bank authorizing the bearer to draw a stated amount of money from the issuing bank, its branches, or other associated banks or agencies.
An abstract of a commercial or financial account showing an amount due; a bill.
A bill; account
A detailed list of goods shipped or services rendered, with an account of all costs; an itemized bill.
Worth, standing, or importance:
An examination; an inspection.
The definition of a perusal is the examination or reading of something paying attention to details.
A formal interrogation:
An examination or inspection.
The definition of a cessation is an ending.
A restraint, limit, or restriction:
A limiting or being limited
Confinement or restriction
The definition of allow means to permit or to give permission.
The definition of permit is to allow something.
To give way to (a habit or temptation); not to oppose or restrain.
To hurry is defined as to rush, move quickly or do something faster than is comfortable.
The definition of liberate is to free or emancipate someone or something, or to steal something.
Expedite is defined as to make something happen more quickly.
To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
To give help or relief (to); assist
Encourage is defined as to give someone hope, confidence or support.
To speed up; accelerate:
To cause to move or proceed quickly; hasten:
Liberation is defined as being set free, or obtaining equal rights.
The definition of indulgence is the act of giving way to one's desires, something granted as a privilege or something that is enjoyed out of gratification.
Allowance is a piece of something given to a person, usually in relation to money or goods in exchange for service.
The act of permitting, especially in giving formal consent; authorization:
(Shipbuilding) A curved piece of timber serving as a half to support the deck where a whole beam cannot be placed.
Encouragement is defined as an expression of support or approval, or is words or actions that assist or inspire someone or something.
Plaid is a pattern created by bars and stripes of color that cross at right angles, or a piece of fabric with this pattern on it.
A comparing or being compared; estimation of similarities and differences
Sums of money
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