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Growing flat along the ground. Creeping jenny, pennyroyal, and many species of ivy have a prostrate growth habit.
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  1. Growing flat along the ground. Creeping jenny, pennyroyal, and many species of ivy have a prostrate growth habit.
Something having a very light, soft, or frothy consistency or appearance:
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  1. Something having a very light, soft, or frothy consistency or appearance:
  2. Soft, light down
  3. A loose, soft, downy mass of hair, feathers, cotton, dust, etc.
The soft, thick hair covering the body of many mammals
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  1. The soft, thick hair covering the body of many mammals
  2. The thick coat of soft hair covering the skin of a mammal, such as a fox or beaver.
  3. A furlike coating:
(Literal sense) to cause something one is holding to drop, often forcefully.
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  1. (Literal sense) to cause something one is holding to drop, often forcefully.
To force (an opponent) to the ground or floor, as in wrestling or the martial arts.
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  1. To force (an opponent) to the ground or floor, as in wrestling or the martial arts.
  2. To cause to fall on or over something; cast:
  3. To put suddenly or forcefully into a given condition, position, or activity:
To cause to fall; knock down
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  1. To cause to fall; knock down
  2. (Sewing) To turn over (the rough edge of a seam) and sew down flat on the underside
  3. To cause to fall by striking; cut or knock down:
To bring into subjection; conquer; vanquish
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  1. To bring into subjection; conquer; vanquish
  2. To bring (a country) under control by force.
  3. To bring under control by physical force, persuasion, or other means; overcome:
To knock or throw someone to the ground
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  1. To knock or throw someone to the ground
  2. To grab hold of and wrestle with (an opponent).
  3. (Football) To stop an opponent who is carrying the ball, esp. by knocking or throwing the opponent to the ground
To catch (a person) in a lie, error, etc.
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  1. To catch (a person) in a lie, error, etc.
  2. To tip or turn (a yardarm) into a position for lowering.
  3. To walk, run, or dance with light, rapid steps; skip; caper
To provide with a floor.
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  1. To provide with a floor.
  2. To cover or furnish with a floor
  3. (Informal) To press down to the floor
To lean forward as if on the point of falling; overbalance; totter
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  1. To lean forward as if on the point of falling; overbalance; totter
  2. To totter and fall, or to lean as if about to do so
  3. To bring about the downfall, destruction, or ending of.
To overcome or surmount mentally or emotionally:
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  1. To overcome or surmount mentally or emotionally:
  2. To get possession or control of by or as by winning a war
  3. To overcome by physical, mental, or moral force; get the better of; defeat
(Now rare) To throw down to the ground, to overturn.
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  1. (Now rare) To throw down to the ground, to overturn.
  2. To bring down from a position of authority or power; topple
  3. To throw or turn over; upset
To bring to nothing; frustrate
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  1. To bring to nothing; frustrate
  2. To do better than (another) in a competition or battle; win victory over; beat:
  3. To be beyond the comprehension of; mystify:
To overcome or subdue (an emotion, for example); suppress:
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  1. To overcome or subdue (an emotion, for example); suppress:
  2. To conquer or defeat in battle; force into submission
  3. To defeat in a contest, conflict, or competition.
To excel or exceed in power; to cause to yield; to subdue.
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  1. To excel or exceed in power; to cause to yield; to subdue.
  2. To supply with more power than is needed
  3. To subdue someone by superior force.
To overthrow or defeat unexpectedly
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  1. To overthrow or defeat unexpectedly
  2. To disturb the functioning, order, or course of:
  3. To defeat unexpectedly (an opponent favored to win).
To ransack:
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  1. To ransack:
  2. To turn over or capsize:
  3. To turn or throw over; upset
To eat very quickly without chewing the food properly.
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  1. To eat very quickly without chewing the food properly.
  2. To drink very quickly, swallowing large quantities of liquid at a time.
(Slang) To knock down:
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  1. (Slang) To knock down:
  2. To clothe with finery; adorn. Often used with out:
  3. (Slang) To knock down; floor
Not bright, vivid, or shiny:
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  1. Not bright, vivid, or shiny:
  2. Not clear or resonant:
  3. Physically slow; slow-moving; sluggish
Somewhat crazy; eccentric:
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  1. Somewhat crazy; eccentric:
  2. Away from work, etc.; absent
  3. (Informal) Not quite normal in thinking, behavior, etc.; mildly eccentric
Not tense or taut; loose:
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  1. Not tense or taut; loose:
  2. Loose; relaxed; not tight, taut, or firm
  3. Slow; idle; sluggish
Not moving or able to move quickly; proceeding at a low speed:
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  1. Not moving or able to move quickly; proceeding at a low speed:
  2. Allowing movement or action only at a low speed:
  3. Marked by a retarded tempo:
Not active; slow or slow-moving; dull
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  1. Not active; slow or slow-moving; dull
  2. Displaying little movement or activity; slow; inactive:
  3. Slow to perform or respond to stimulation.
Easily molded, cut, or worked:
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  1. Easily molded, cut, or worked:
  2. Not stern; lenient:
  3. Voiced and weakly articulated:
Hostile or unfriendly:
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  1. Hostile or unfriendly:
  2. Not measuring up to recognized standards of excellence, as of behavior or conduct:
  3. Not favorable; unpropitious:
(Slang) Excellent; outstanding:
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  1. (Slang) Excellent; outstanding:
  2. Mentally ill or disturbed.
  3. Unwholesome, morbid, or sadistic:
Having a menstrual period.
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  1. Having a menstrual period.
  2. Being in poor health; sick.
  3. Not well; ailing; ill; sick
In poor health; ill:
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  1. In poor health; ill:
Having the color of the clear sky or the deep sea
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  1. Having the color of the clear sky or the deep sea
  2. Being a trail, as for skiing, marked with a sign having a blue square, indicating an intermediate level of difficulty.
  3. Indecent; risqué:
  1. Sad and dispirited.
  2. In low spirits; depressed; disheartened
Unhappy, and blaming oneself rather than others; despondent
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  1. Unhappy, and blaming oneself rather than others; despondent
  2. Lower in amount, degree, or position:
  3. Low in spirits; dejected.
Made uninhabitable; laid waste; in a ruinous state
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  1. Made uninhabitable; laid waste; in a ruinous state
  2. Feeling, showing, causing, or expressing sadness or loneliness.
  3. Barren; lifeless:
Without energy, gusto or drive, enervated, without the will to accomplish, disheartened.
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  1. Without energy, gusto or drive, enervated, without the will to accomplish, disheartened.
  2. Affected or marked by low spirits; dejected.
Very unhappy or discouraged; sad; dejected
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  1. Very unhappy or discouraged; sad; dejected
  2. (Of eyes) Looking downwards.
  3. Low in spirits; depressed.
  1. Sad
  2. In low spirits; discouraged; dejected
Not vivid; not brilliant; dim
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  1. Not vivid; not brilliant; dim
  2. Cloudy or overcast:
  3. Not bright, vivid, or shiny:
Pertaining to dysphoria, or of being in a state of dysphoria
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  1. Pertaining to dysphoria, or of being in a state of dysphoria
Overspread with or enveloped in darkness or dimness
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  1. Overspread with or enveloped in darkness or dimness
  2. Showing or filled with gloom:
  3. Imperfectly illuminated; dismal through obscurity or darkness; dusky; dim; clouded.
Melancholy; depressed; sad.
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  1. Melancholy; depressed; sad.
Relatively small. Used of a cost, price, or other value:
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  1. Relatively small. Used of a cost, price, or other value:
  2. Cut to show the wearer's neck and chest; décolleté:
  3. Not loud; soft:
Of or relating to melancholia.
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  1. Of or relating to melancholia.
  2. Affected with or subject to melancholy.
  3. Filled with or affected by melancholy"”great sadness or depression, especially of a thoughtful or introspective nature.
Causing or tending to cause sadness or gloom:
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  1. Causing or tending to cause sadness or gloom:
  2. Feeling, showing, or expressing depression of the spirits; sad or dejected.
  3. Sad and depressed; gloomy
Showing, expressing, or feeling sorrow or unhappiness:
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  1. Showing, expressing, or feeling sorrow or unhappiness:
  2. Dark or dull in color; drab
  3. Having, expressing, or showing low spirits or sorrow; unhappy; mournful; sorrowful
Lacking spirit, energy, or vigor; listless; depressed
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  1. Lacking spirit, energy, or vigor; listless; depressed
Sorrowful; gloomy.
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  1. Sorrowful; gloomy.
  2. (Archaic) Sad; sorrowful; melancholy
Not attended by or bringing good fortune; unlucky:
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  1. Not attended by or bringing good fortune; unlucky:
  2. Not suitable or apt; ill-chosen
  3. Not suitable; inappropriate:
  1. Sad and thoughtful
  2. Full of melancholy longing or wishful yearning:
  3. Full of yearning or longing
A feeling of disappointment or depression.
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  1. A feeling of disappointment or depression.
  2. A cause of disappointment or depression.
  3. A fall to a low or lower status or position, as of power or wealth
The cause of such a fall
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  1. The cause of such a fall
  2. A sudden, heavy fall, as of snow
  3. A sudden fall, as from prosperity or power
A downward slope, esp. in a road
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  1. A downward slope, esp. in a road
  2. An act of downgrading, as in status, rank, or amount:
  3. A decline, as in fortune, status, or condition:
(Idiomatic, dated) To slay, often in great numbers.
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  1. (Idiomatic, dated) To slay, often in great numbers.
  2. Used other than as an idiom: see cut,"Ž down.
  3. (Idiomatic) To reduce the amount of something.
To fall from a higher to a lower place or position:
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  1. To fall from a higher to a lower place or position:
  2. To lower the level of (the voice).
  3. To let fall by releasing hold of:
To cause to fall; knock down
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  1. To cause to fall; knock down
  2. (Sewing) To turn over (the rough edge of a seam) and sew down flat on the underside
  3. To cause to fall by striking; cut or knock down:
To knock down; lay low:
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  1. To knock down; lay low:
  2. To become flat or flatter
  3. To level to the ground
To provide with a floor.
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  1. To provide with a floor.
  2. (Informal) To press down to the floor
  3. To cover or furnish with a floor
The set of shared points in an electrical circuit at which the measured voltage is taken to be zero. The ground is usually connected directly to the power supply and acts as a common “sink” for current flowing through the components in the circuit.
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  1. The set of shared points in an electrical circuit at which the measured voltage is taken to be zero. The ground is usually connected directly to the power supply and acts as a common “sink” for current flowing through the components in the circuit.
  2. To touch or reach the ground.
  3. (Football) To throw or knock (an opposing player) to the ground
To bring persons or things to an equal level; equalize.
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  1. To bring persons or things to an equal level; equalize.
  2. (Surveying) To determine the differences in altitude in (a plot of ground)
  3. (Informal) To be frank and open:
Growing flat along the ground. Creeping jenny, pennyroyal, and many species of ivy have a prostrate growth habit.
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  1. Growing flat along the ground. Creeping jenny, pennyroyal, and many species of ivy have a prostrate growth habit.
  2. To lay low; overcome; exhaust or subjugate
  3. To throw or put in a prostrate position; lay flat on the ground
To put suddenly or forcefully into a given condition, position, or activity:
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  1. To put suddenly or forcefully into a given condition, position, or activity:
  2. To cause to fall on or over something; cast:
  3. To force (an opponent) to the ground or floor, as in wrestling or the martial arts.
To cover with ornaments; adorn; trim
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  1. To cover with ornaments; adorn; trim
  2. To clothe with finery; adorn. Often used with out:
  3. (Slang) To knock down; floor
To arrange or roll (lengths of cloth, for example) on or in a bolt.
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  1. To arrange or roll (lengths of cloth, for example) on or in a bolt.
  2. To eat (food) hurriedly and with little chewing; gulp.
  3. To start suddenly and run away:
To glut
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  1. To glut
  2. To gulp down; swallow greedily.
To eat greedily; feed ravenously
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  1. To eat greedily; feed ravenously
  2. To devour something greedily, gorge, glut.
  3. (Pathology) To fill excessively with a body liquid, especially blood.
To seize eagerly; snatch
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  1. To seize eagerly; snatch
  2. To take greedily; grab:
  3. To eat quickly and greedily
To swallow air audibly, as in nervousness.
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  1. To swallow air audibly, as in nervousness.
  2. To choke back as if swallowing; repress (a sob, etc.)
  3. To catch the breath in or as in swallowing a large amount
To consume to excess:
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  1. To consume to excess:
  2. To drink (or, rarely, eat) greedily or immoderately
  3. To drink, especially alcoholic beverages, greedily or habitually.
To swallow greedily or in excessive amounts; gulp.
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  1. To swallow greedily or in excessive amounts; gulp.
  2. To swallow up greedily or in large amounts; gulp; gorge; guzzle
To follow the ingestion of (food, for example) with the ingestion of a liquid:
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  1. To follow the ingestion of (food, for example) with the ingestion of a liquid:
  2. To swirl (a liquid) around in a container or in one's mouth:
  3. To feed (animals) with swill.
To eat ravenously, as a wolf does
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  1. To eat ravenously, as a wolf does
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