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To transfer or deliver property or the title thereto or a property right by a deed or another written instrument other than a will.
(Law) To put before a legislature, court, etc. for consideration
To give over to the care or custody of another.
To give; to offer; to commit.
To give as the result of judging the relative merits of those in competition; grant
To transfer the title or ownership of
To dispense is to give out something, especially a specific portion or amount or to exempt from a rule. To operate or live in some property or land through purchasing a long-term contract (leasehold) from the owner (freeholder).
To plant with inhabitants; to colonize; to people.
To convey (force or energy) from one part of a mechanism to another. (Card games) to not deal cards to someone who is leaving a game.
To give precedence to other road users. (Intransitive) To pass out and fall to the floor or ground, as from exhaustion or other illness; to faint
To bring on; to incur; to acquire.
To be the person who gets (something sent or transmitted):
To hand is defined as to transfer, deliver or give.
To give or confer formally or according to legal procedure
To grant or concede; bestow To furnish with money or its equivalent, as a permanent fund for support; to make pecuniary provision for; to settle an income upon; especially, to furnish with dower; as, to endow a wife; to endow a public institution.
To give up or deliver (a person) to his or her enemies or into slavery, bondage, etc.
(Of a supply) To run short, come to an end.
A written conveyance of an interest in real property. (Idiomatic) To renovate or to convert to a different use, particularly houses, offices, or rooms within them
To spend (time, effort, etc.) with the expectation of some satisfaction
To transfer to another's control. Used other than as an idiom: see turn,"Ž over.
To keep from departing or getting away:
(--- Theology) To lose primordial innocence and happiness. Used of humanity as a result of the Fall.
To cause to shrink or contract; specif., to cause (fabric) to shrink by a special process in manufacturing so as to minimize later shrinkage
To yield or grant to one formerly in possession; cede (something) back.
To reduce in intensity; slacken: To cause to bend or give way; to load.
To apply to a task or purpose.
To move a joint so that the parts it connects approach each other.
To crumble is to break into small pieces, or to fall to pieces.
To express in words; declare or utter:
To give or exchange information, signals, or messages in any way, as by talk, gestures, or writing
To convey, carry, remove, or send from one person, place, or position to another
The definition of read is to use eyes or fingers to figure out what letters or other symbols mean.
To create by physical or mental effort:
To keep up or carry on; continue:
To keep in check; restrain:
To remain unaltered, undamaged, or unaffected by; withstand:
To furnish the means of support
(Logic) To employ (a term) in its whole extent; to take as universal in one premise.
To give or cause (pain, wounds, etc.) by or as by striking; cause to be borne
To write the destination on (a letter or parcel)
To begin and carry through to completion; do:
To manage or direct (the affairs of a government, institution, etc.) To offer, provide, or supply, as in selling, granting, expending, with profit, or without loss or too great injury.
The definition of allocate is the act of portioning out something for a certain reason, or to a person or thing.
Allot is defined as to earmark or designate.
To have the power to arrange or settle affairs
To give, esp. to some philanthropic or religious cause; contribute (Intransitive) To come from a source; issue from.
To send out; give forth; discharge
To draw out; to cause to be emitted in vapour.
To increase in quantity or bulk by adding a cheaper substance:
To discharge or emit (a liquid or gas, for example) gradually.
To give or bestow in abundance; shower:
To employ diligently; to use steadily.
To submit or present, as for consideration, approval, or payment:
To be gracious enough or condescend to give or grant
To remain in a state or condition; stay:
The definition of conceal means to keep something hidden or secret.
To keep oneself out of sight; conceal oneself
To continue to have or hold in
To recall or remove a motion from consideration in parliamentary procedure.
To contend with or struggle against:
To bestow (an honor, for example):
Also used with away: bestow
To write and give or sell (an article, story, poem, etc.) to a magazine, newspaper, or other publication
To make available for use; provide:
Disburse is defined as to pay or give out.
Expend is defined as to use up or spend. To give (something else than money). ( computing, especially Unix) To use a program's "shell escape" function to execute an unrelated command or to invoke a subsidiary, interactive shell.
To apply is defined as to make a strong effort to do a job well.
To acknowledge defeat in:
Also used with over: commend
To put in the charge of another for care, use, or performance. To join a contest; to match; followed by with.
To confide is to trust someone enough to tell your secrets, worries or thoughts.
To charge or invest with a trust or duty
(Intransitive) To have trust; to be credulous; to be won to confidence; to confide. (Idiomatic) To put forth the needed effort; to focus; become serious; apply oneself (e.g. to work or study).
To direct or draw toward a common center; focus.
To set apart seriously for a special purpose; devote to some work, duty, etc.
To give or apply (one's time, attention, or self, for example) entirely to a particular activity, pursuit, cause, or person.
To give guidance and instruction to (actors or musicians, for example) in the rehearsal and performance of a work.
To render (an object or image) in clear outline or sharp detail by adjustment of one's vision or an optical device; bring into focus.
To cause to move around in order to achieve a result, such as opening, closing, tightening, or loosening:
To set aside or distribute as a share
Mete is defined as to hand out or measure.
To perform (a role) on the stage:
To move along at a speed of
To regard or present (actions, oneself, etc.) as though in a play; give dramatic quality to
To hold in the mind; entertain:
To cause to pause or wait at a designated location.
To sing (a melody, for example) on key:
To distribute over a surface in a layer:
To send out officially; to deliver by authority; as, to issue an order; to issue a writ.
To allow to operate at higher speed by adjusting controls.
To set free from confinement or bondage:
To vent is to complain about something you are annoyed or angry about in order to relieve some of your anger.
To be fastened or joined by a buckle
Alternative spelling of cave in.
To extend between two points or in a certain direction; run:
The definition of a bounce is a leap, jump or a spring back. (Physics) Ability of a material to be drawn out longitudinally to a reduced section without fracture under the action of a tensile force.
A measure of how changes in price affect supply or demand for a given good, equal to the percentage of change in supply or demand divided by the percentage of the price change.
Flexibility is defined as the ability to change, to bend, or to persuade. (Physics) the property of a solid body whereby it undergoes a permanent change in shape or size when subjected to a stress exceeding a particular value (the yield value) The state or quality of being pliant.
The ability to bounce or spring back into shape, position, etc.
A usually rapid return to normal shape after removal of stress; recoil: (Astronomy) The small distortion of an astronomical instrument caused by the weight of its parts; the amount to be added or subtracted from the observed readings of the instrument to correct them for this distortion.
give in trust (or charge)
To offer in good faith; pledge:
To treat with care by avoiding fatigue, wear, or damage; spare:
Control is defined as to command, restrain, or manage. Simple past tense and past participle of plan
To be disposed of by sale:
Free means to release or let go.
(Intransitive) To provide assistance.
A violent blowing apart or bursting caused by energy released from a very fast chemical reaction, a nuclear reaction, or the escape of gases under pressure.
(Chiefly engineering and manufacturing) Something that is flexible.
To make venerable; hallow:
To be nourished or supported: To report, or bring back and make known.
(Mathematics) To form (a geometric figure) by describing a curve or surface.
To set up (a government, nation, business, etc.); found; institute (Second object is a verb, can be stressed for emphasis or clarity) To force to do. (Intransitive, military) Of a soldier, to get into position in a rank.
To interrupt; to destroy the continuity of; to dissolve or terminate.
Founder means when a ship fills with water and sinks.
The definition of reach is stretching out an arm or hand in order to touch or grab something. (Idiomatic, euphemistic) To die.
To let be or do without interference. (Intransitive, card games) To put into the pot the amount of chips or money required to continue.
(Baseball) To advance (a base runner) by means of a sacrifice
To cause to suffer from a lack or need of something specified
To negotiate is defined as to bargain or discuss both sides of an issue until an agreement is reached.
Subsidize is to pay part of the costs of producing or doing something. (Idiomatic) To add something extra free of charge.
To give a small present of money to (a waiter, porter, etc.) for some service
To offer (usually something intangible)
To retreat is to withdraw or back away, especially from a dangerous or unpleasant situation or from a military engagement.
To engage in a strike against an employer.
To distribute (money) as payment
To enact is defined as to make into a law or to act out.
move in order to make room for someone for something
To put back, as into a state or position Synonym Study
implies that the giver is a superior and that the thing given is an honor, privilege, etc. to confer a title, a college degree, etc.
stresses that the thing is given gratuitously and may imply condescension in the giver to bestow charity upon the poor
is used especially of a giving to some philanthropic or religious cause
implies a certain formality in the giving and often connotes considerable value in the gift he presented the school with a library
implies that there has been a request or an expressed desire for the thing given to grant a favor
is the general word meaning to transfer from one's own possession to that of another
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