Part of speech:
A narrow band formed into a loop for grasping with the hand.
The act or process of imposing or meting out something unpleasant.
A walking stick; a cane.
An abrupt, sharp, lashing movement, as with a switch
An amount or quantity added or subtracted in order to correct.
A punishment fixed by law, as for a crime or breach of contract
To perform (a shot or maneuver) successfully:
To defeat soundly or decisively.
(Archaic) To chasten
To impose a penalty on; specif., to subject to a handicap in a contest as penalty for the infraction of a rule
(Sports) Flexibility, as in the shaft of a golf club:
A penalty imposed on an offender for a crime or wrongdoing
To inflict a penalty for (an offense).
To be the bane of.
To call upon divine or supernatural power to send injury upon; to imprecate evil upon; to execrate.
An outbreak of a disease or illness that spreads rapidly among individuals in an area or population at the same time.
To strip, scratch, or rub off the skin of; flay, abrade, chafe, etc.
To criticize or scold mercilessly
To swing or move quickly or angrily; switch
A former town of north-central Hungary on the left bank of the Danube River. Since 1873 it has been part of Budapest.
An often fatal disease caused by the bacterium Yersinia pestis, transmitted to humans usually by fleas that have bitten infected rats or other rodents. &diamf3; Bubonic plague , the most common type, is characterized by the tender, swollen lymph nodes called buboes, fever, clotting abnormalities of the blood, and tissue necrosis. An epidemic of bubonic plague in fourteenth-century Europe and Asia was known as the Black Death.
To cut or wound with a sweeping stroke or strokes, as of a knife
Blessing is defined as God's favor, or a person's sanction or support, or something you ask God for, or something for which you are grateful.
The definition of happiness is the state of joy, peace and tranquility.
Great pleasure; joy:
A benefit bestowed, especially one bestowed in response to a request.
That which is helpful; advantage; financial assistance; gain; privilege; profit.
Protect is defined as to defend or guard from danger or loss.
(Archaic) To escort as a guard.
Sick people considered as a group. Often used with the.
A cause of sorrow; affliction; trouble
To be in agony or great pain; feel anguish
Anguish is defined as causing or feeling extreme pain or worry.
To arrange in or on a rack
To afflict; to chasten; to punish.
To refuse to continue to work until certain demands are met; go on strike
To bring great physical or mental pain upon (another).
(Intransitive) To break out in blisters.
To defeat soundly in a fight, contest, etc.
(Botany) To slit or soften the outer coat of (seeds) in order to speed germination.
To go or move at a very fast, often excessively fast rate.
(Sports & Games) To achieve or gain in a game or contest:
To strike or beat with the force and sound of a slap:
(Card games) To defeat by winning all the tricks of a deal or a hand.
(--- Archaic) A person employed to help, especially a farm worker or domestic servant.
The definition of attack is to make an attempt to hurt someone or something (physically or verbally), to destroy someone or something, to impact someone or something in a dangerous manner, or to forcibly take someone or something.
Praise is defined as to give someone approval, or to thank God.
The definition of a threat is a statement of an intent to harm or punish, or a something that presents an imminent danger or harm.
(Usually in the singular, formal) A punishment or defeat that is deserved and cannot be avoided.
cause extensive destruction or ruin utterly
To use, consume, spend, or expend thoughtlessly or carelessly.
To destroy a whole collection of related ideas, beliefs, and strongly held opinions.
To forsake; abandon
To destroy violently; ruin
To whip or flog; scourge.
(Anatomy) A long ropelike structure, such as a nerve or tendon:
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