A person or thing that disappoints
The act of exciting, or the condition of being excited to action, by stimulation; -- as, the condition of an organ of sense, when its nerve is affected by some external body; especially, the act of exciting muscle fibers to contraction, by artificial stimulation; as, the irritation of a motor nerve by electricity; also, the condition of a muscle and nerve, under such stimulation.
Something that is difficult, as a hard problem or an obstacle or objection
The act or condition of negating the existence of a law, performed by individuals acting in a public capacity (for example, a jury) or by one level of government opposing the laws of another.
A coming to naught; frustration:
The condition or fact of being insufficient or falling short:
A source of irritation or annoyance:
The association of a number of people in an enterprise for mutual benefits or profits
The act of encouraging; incitement to action or to practice; as, the encouragement of youth in generosity.
The state of being supported:
The definition of assistance is the act of helping or lending support.
(Usually uncountable) One or more people employed to help in the maintenance of a house or the operation of a farm or enterprise.
(Psychol.) Increased ease of performance of any action, resulting from the lessening of nerve resistance by the continued successive application of the necessary stimulus
A narrow or obstructed section, as of a highway or a pipeline.
An instance of blocking or obstructing.
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