Part of speech:
To calm or placate (a person, for example).
To undertake a strike against (an employer).
To touch a person or thing
Not relevant; not pertinent; not to the point; not relating to the subject
(Slang) To discard; get rid of
To pull out the tap or plug from
Without hesitation; willingly:
In time; opportunely.
To hit (a ball or similar object) with less than full force.
A sudden loss of brain function caused by a blockage or rupture of a blood vessel of the brain, resulting in necrosis of brain tissue (called a cerebral infarct ) and characterized by loss of muscular control, weakening or loss of sensation or consciousness, dizziness, slurred speech, or other symptoms that vary with the extent and severity of brain damage.
To put into a specified condition by applying pressure and friction
To perform (a shot or maneuver) successfully:
To affect as if with a caress.
Apropos is defined as doing something when it is a good time to do it.
Aptly is defined as something done in a competent, appropriate or suitable way.
To rub or pat (something) lightly:
Exactly is defined as done correctly and accurately.
Contrary to conscience, morality, or law:
Not strictly accurate or precise; not exact:
Used adverbially to mean “to a great degree or extent” or “frequently”:
To nestle; snuggle:
To stroke or handle (someone or something) in a tender and loving way; caress
Speaking or spoken in a smooth, fluent, easy manner, often in a way that is too smooth and easy to be convincing
Accomplished; adept; clever; ingenious
A composition or performance of such music.
To make, enlarge, or repair, by the addition of a piece or pieces; to patch; often with out.
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