Part of speech:
(Sports) A game or contest in which two or more persons, animals, or teams oppose and compete with each other:
(Nautical) The principal structural member of a boat or ship, running along the center of the hull from bow to stern, to which the ribs are attached.
Permitting little light to pass through, because of compactness of matter:
Any of various hobbies in which things are made by hand, including painting, origami, scrapbooking, etc.
A boxy, flat-bottomed boat used for carrying livestock, freight, and people on rivers.
The pathway or route of such illumination to a person:
Lacking persuasiveness; unconvincing:
Lacking clarity or distinctness:
(--- popularly) Not diphthongized [the short a in “pan”]
Not employed or busy:
Having no obstructions, flaws, or roughnesses; clear; regular
(Informal) Relaxed; easy; unconstrained
Made of or containing valuable materials:
Lacking force or substance; flimsy:
Lively, active, and brisk; vigorous.
Flimsy or thin in texture or substance; lacking firmness
Quick, clever, and acute in devising or understanding:
Lacking plausibility; unconvincing:
Skillful in a quick, sure, and easy way; dexterous
The definition of sparse is a thinly spread or meager amount or supply.
Of inferior size, strength, or significance; weak:
Narrow; small; close
Very small; diminutive
Very small; tiny.
Very thin; transparent; diaphanous
Delicious and choice
Light; trifling; worthless
Having little or no substance; thin or immaterial:
Stimulating and invigorating:
Acquired quickly with little effort and sometimes unscrupulously:
Not harsh or severe; mild and soft:
Just to all parties; equitable:
Sullen or threatening:
Marked by or exhibiting weariness:
Not bright; somewhat dark
Cheerless and depressing; gloomy:
(--- Theol.) So evil as to cause spiritual death; mortal
Rather dark in color:
Of great extent or amount
Having much weight; very heavy; ponderous
Lighthearted and merry; sprightly; perky
Being especially well-adapted; felicitous:
Having an offensive or intense odor or flavor.
A ship or submarine.
A small sloop-rigged coasting ship.
A long, large, usually flatbottom boat for transporting freight that is generally unpowered and towed or pushed by other craft.
Brilliance or bright coloring
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