Part of speech:
The capital of Kiribati, on an atoll in the western Pacific Ocean. It was occupied by the Japanese in 1942 and retaken by US Marines after a hard-fought battle in November 1943.
battles in World War II in the Pacific (November 1943); United States Marines took the islands from the Japanese after bitter fighting
To bring about; generate or effect:
To bring about; cause; produce
To be the cause of or reason for; result in.
To be successful in coming or going:
To set up (an assembly, proceedings, etc.) in a legal or official form
To constitute or compose, especially out of separate elements:
(Now Rare) To name, call, or designate
To designate, mention, or refer to by name
To gain; obtain
In a clear manner; so as to be clear
To obtain through effort or merit; achieve:
To function; operate:
(Naut.) To sail on a reach
To bat against (a pitcher or kind of pitch) successfully:
To gain through effort; accomplish; achieve
To perform for an audience:
(Said of animals) To give birth to.
To remain unbroken or unyielding; not give way
Prepare is defined as to make ready, put together or provide with what is needed.
To get or make ready; prepare
To prepare and cook (food or meals)
To concoct or prepare; to tamper with or alter; to cook up.
To establish a basis for; found or ground:
To create (an argument or a sentence, for example) by systematically arranging ideas or terms.
To produce through artistic or imaginative effort:
To seduce is to persuade someone to do something that is not considered proper conduct.
To pretend is defined as to claim, to make believe or imitate.
To stimulate is to excite, to invigorate or to spark someone's interest.
To evacuate the bowels; defecate.
To dawdle or trifle
To reduce to, or express in, a formula; to put in a clear and definite form of statement or expression.
To form or produce by chemical synthesis.
To require to exist or to be true; to imply by the laws of thought or of nature.
To protect or ensure the privacy or secrecy of (a telephone line, for example).
To have as a requisite or necessity; need or depend on:
To represent in verbal form; depict:
To bring into being; esp., to create (something original); invent
To be the occasion of; give occasion to; cause
(Now Rare) To compel; require; force
To form into a particular shape; to give shape to.
To work (wool, steel, etc.) into usable form
To create something fictional for a particular purpose.
(Mathematics) To form (a geometric figure) by describing a curve or surface.
To shape, fashion, or form, usually according to a pattern; design
To form (metal) by a mechanical or hydraulic press.
Any of various factors that cause a body to change its speed, direction, or shape. Force is a vector quantity, having both magnitude and direction. Contributions of force from different sources can be summed to give the net force at any given point.
The definition of fashion is to make or give form to.
To form into a whole by uniting its parts; to frame; to construct; to build; as, to fabricate a bridge or ship.
To set up or establish; to found; to form; to institute.
To bring about; produce as a result; cause; accomplish
To constrain is to impose limitations or restrictions on someone or something, or to force yourself or someone else to act in a certain way.
The definition of concoct is to plan or make something using many parts.
The definition of compose means to combine, to put something in order or to write a piece of music.
To necessitate or require, as by force of circumstance; demand:
Coin means to make metal money, or to come up with something new.
The definition of assemble is to come together in a given place.
To fix or set by authority or by mutual agreement:
The definition of acquire means to get or to come into control of something.
To succeed in accomplishing; bring about:
To succeed in doing (a task, for example); carry out or complete.
To hand over, give, or send (a bill, credentials, etc.) to someone
To give birth to:
To cause an offspring to begin life
To be discarded or abolished:
To go or move forward or onward.
To advance or go on, esp. after stopping
To perform; do:
To settle or arrange rightly
To plan or prepare for:
To order, decide, or appoint by decree or officially
To draft or enact (a law).
To serve as a medium for conveying; transmit:
To offer for acceptance; tender:
To offer in payment of an obligation
Select is defined as to choose.
(Now Chiefly Dial.) To cause to start, or move involuntarily; startle
To be equal to, especially in value.
To get by effort, labor, struggle, etc.
To proceed or go in a certain direction:
To overlay or spread with something:
(Law) to make (a bill) into law
(Mathematics) To mark with a prime mark.
To equip; outfit:
To exert pressure, or compelling influence, on
To cause to be grateful or indebted; oblige:
(Mechanical) To cut an internal screw thread.
To refer to by a distinguishing name, title, etc.; name
Trigger is defined as to fire a gun or to start a series of events or emotions.
Spawn is to give birth to or produce.
To be the biological father of (a child).
Parent is defined as to give life or raise children.
To hatch is defined as to bring forth, or to mark or show shading on a drawing with parallel or crossed lines.
To father means to impregnate a woman.
To engender is defined as to cause something to happen or come into being.
To keep animals and have them reproduce in a way that improves the next generation’s qualities.
To fail to fulfill; cancel:
To prevent or try to prevent by disapproving or raising objections or obstacles
To prevent the flow or passage of:
To keep from happening; avert:
To allot or distribute by measure; to set off or apart by measure; often with out or off.
To perform a mathematical process; figure:
To refuse to allow; reject as untrue, invalid, or illegal
Refuse is defined as to reject or to decide to not do something.
To deny the truth or validity of
To refuse to acknowledge as one's own; disown; repudiate
To forbid; prohibit; refuse consent to
To wander from or become ignorant of:
To destroy, spoil, or damage irreparably
To raze is to completely destroy something to the ground.
To crush is defined as to press hard enough to injure, break into small pieces or beat down emotionally.
To omit to perform (an expected duty, for example):
To address oneself to; to prepare oneself for; to apply oneself to; to direct one's speech or discourse to.
To progress in sequence; go forward:
Perform is defined as to complete something, to meet the requirements or to act in a show.
To authorize and send (another person) as one's representative.
To cause to start; set about; commence
To reach a destination.
The definition of obtain is to get or acquire.
Used with the past participle of a transitive verb to form the passive voice
To come or go near or nearer to:
To prepare; fix:
To set upon with violent force.
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