(Linguistics) In generative grammar, to construct (a sentence, for example) through the successive application of linguistic operations, rules, and conditions.
(Baseball) To execute a sacrifice
To hand to another
To carry, strike, or propel (the ball) with the hand or arm in violation of the rules in soccer.
To cause to fold, break down, or fall down or inward.
To enter into by contract; establish or settle by formal agreement:
To remove the wrapping from:
To furnish; to afford; to render; to give forth.
To allow or consent to the fulfillment of (something requested):
Present is defined as to formally introduce or honor someone.
To present a gift to
To break down; fail
To fail to fulfill; cancel:
To hold or keep in the mind
To make accountable; obligate:
To have the financial means for; bear the cost of:
To bring about; generate or effect:
To give in return or by obligation:
To set apart for a special use or service; dedicate
To dedicate solemnly to a service or goal.
To show to the public for the first time:
To fall or break down; collapse
To fall to pieces; disintegrate
To interpret or apply (a rule) in a way calculated to gain a desired end
To sink, in the middle, by its weight or under applied pressure, below a horizontal line or plane; as, a line or cable supported by its ends sags, though tightly drawn; the floor of a room sags; hence, to lean, give way, or settle from a vertical position; as, a building may sag one way or another; a door sags on its hinges.
To recede is to diminish or to move back.
To become ensnared or entrapped; to be worse off than before.
To decline in value:
(Obs.) To give in marriage
(Informal) To cope:
To give or deal out; distribute
To match or pair with:
To give or apply (medicine, etc.)
Ply is defined as to make multiple layers, to work at, to keep supplying or to keep asking questions.
To give or spend generously or liberally
To obtain a share of; to partake of.
To supply, provide, or equip with whatever is necessary or useful; esp., to put furniture into (a room, apartment, etc.)
Exude is defined as to show a lot of a certain feeling or to slowly discharge something.
To present for acceptance; offer; accord; grant
To give off; emit:
To give off (electrons) under the influence of heat, radiation, etc.
(Rare) To send or give out; manifest.
Distribute is defined as to divide, scatter or hand out.
To deal out; to assign to a use.
To pay out, as from a fund; expend.
To submit material for publication.
To set apart, as for a special use or purpose; assign:
To give, grant, or bestow
To yield; grant:
To divide and distribute in shares according to a plan
The definition of allot means to give out a certain amount or share.
To distribute according to a plan; allot:
To grant or concede; bestow
To serve as a minister in a church
To receive or comprehend (a radio message, for example):
To transfer oneself or be transferred; move
To transmit is to transfer, or cause something to be transferred from one person to another or one place to another.
To deliver a blow or blows
To provide something necessary or desired to; furnish or equip:
To offer for acceptance; tender:
To confer with another or others in order to come to terms or reach an agreement:
To give as a tip:
To take up permanent residence; make one's home
The definition of invest is to put valuable resources into something that you expect will give you a personal or financial gain.
To give money or property so as to provide an income for the support of (a college, hospital, etc.)
To take or hold by lease.
To put aside or desist from (something practiced, professed, or intended); stop doing or adhering to.
To attract prospective buyers; be popular on the market:
To deed is defined as to transfer land to someone.
(Obs.) To take away secretly
To put off; postpone
To secure the assistance of by granting a subsidy.
To be discarded or abolished:
To give way; collapse:
To release or discharge (steam, for example) through an opening.
Release is defined as to set free or to relieve.
To send out; to put into circulation; as, to issue notes from a bank.
To move apart (the fingers, arms, legs, wings, etc.)
To admit of being transported:
To arrange and carry out:
To act on so as to accomplish or bring to completion; execute; carry out (a task, process, etc.)
To represent or perform in or as in a play; act out
To make into a drama; adapt (a story, events, etc.) for performance on the stage, in a film, etc.
(Slang) To perform a sexual act upon; specif., to have sexual intercourse with
To serve or function as a substitute for another:
To apportion by lots; allot.
To direct or shift one's attention, abilities, thoughts, etc.
Focus is defined as to concentrate on something in particular. Focus is defined as to bring into view.
To address or adapt (remarks, for example) to a specific person, audience, or purpose.
To bring to, or direct toward, a common center
To address oneself to; to prepare oneself for; to apply oneself to; to direct one's speech or discourse to.
To give credence to; believe:
To give as a trust to (someone):
To give in charge or trust; deliver for safekeeping; entrust; consign
To spend is to use all of a resource, to focus your energy on something or to give someone money.
To spend or disburse (money).
Provide is defined as to supply or make available.
To give birth.
To suffer great need
To take action in opposition to; try to eliminate, reduce, or stop:
To take part in a physical struggle or battle; struggle
To withstand is to be able to successfully cope with something or to be able to resist or remain unaffected by something.
To withdraw is defined as to remove, turn away or take back.
To hold or keep in possession
To put or keep out of sight; secrete; conceal
To put out of sight; hide
To hold back; keep oneself (from doing something); forbear
To take care of, or have and take care or charge of
To take in, hold, or contain:
To take out or deduct (taxes, etc.) from wages or salary
To indicate unwillingness to do, accept, give, or allow:
To adhere or conform to; keep:
To perform for an audience:
To deal or deliver (a blow, for example).
To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
To be disposed of by sale:
To remove obstructions or entanglements from; clear:
To hold in restraint; check:
(Intransitive, often with on or against) To collect payments.
To function; operate:
To set free from the consequences of sin; redeem:
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