Part of speech:
Neat or tidy in arrangement; in good order
Having the ability to plan and accomplish things in an orderly fashion:
Directed toward a specific end; not meaningless
Moving in a random fashion; having no fixed direction or pattern:
To carry in one's possession:
To serve as a route for; take:
To cause to be conveyed by an intermediary to a destination:
To cause (a plant or one's hair) to take a desired course or shape, as by manipulating.
To separate with decimal points:
To arrange for the publication or display of:
To identify or treat as the object of action, criticism, or change:
To count, depend, or rely on someone or something:
To arrange or control the elements of, as to achieve a desired overall effect:
To direct, plan, or supervise (a project or activity).
To aim or focus:
To sink (the head of a nail) below, or level with, a surface
To adjust or adapt to a certain level.
To aim, point, or turn in a certain direction:
To twist; turn; warp
To guide (a ship or boat) by means of a rudder
To do or carry out:
To control the functioning of; run:
To send forth with the voice:
To oversee, direct, or manage (work, workers, a project, etc.); superintend
To oversee and manage; supervise.
To guide; conduct; lead
To give facts or information to on a particular matter; inform or guide
Govern is defined as to control, guide or manage.
To converge on or toward a central point of focus; be focused.
Used as an intensive to indicate something that is unexpected:
To tend toward or approach an intersecting point:
Out of the way; completely away:
To develop a dull edge or point
To receive or comprehend (a radio message, for example):
To deliver a lecture or series of lectures.
To express in words; declare or utter:
To attach a label to; mark with a label
To enter (a name) on a list or in a register.
The definition of strive is to try very hard or struggle.
To load to capacity; fill:
To request to be supplied with:
To bestow; to confer.
To guide or lead on a course:
To go with as an escort; accompany to protect or show honor or courtesy to
To devote or apply completely:
To devote is to dedicate yourself to a cause or a person.
To collect or focus (one's thoughts, efforts, etc.)
To give in; yield
To address oneself to; to prepare oneself for; to apply oneself to; to direct one's speech or discourse to.
To give orders.
To command, ask, or tell
To exercise control; for example, Diane’s parents rule with an iron fist.
To control, govern, or rule by superior authority or power:
To hold in restraint; check:
To manage or direct; administer
To cause (light rays, for example) to diverge; deflect.
To fail to carry out (an expected or required action) through carelessness or by intention; leave undone
To lead in a wrong direction; lead astray
To go to or toward:
To put a mark upon; to make recognizable by a mark.
To deliberately begin to do (something):
To notify; inform
Work is defined as to put forth effort in order to accomplish something or to have a job.
To collect is defined as to gather together or to call for and receive payment.
(Military) To point; to aim.
To communicate by speech or writing; express with words:
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