Part of speech:
Easy to see or perceive; obvious
The definition of powerful is having a lot of strength, authority or force.
(Informal) Remarkably attractive, excellent, etc.
A measurable property of a physical system, such as mass or momentum. In quantum mechanics, observables correspond to mathematical operators used in the calculation of measurable quantities. Operators that do not commute , having a nonzero commutator , correspond to observables that cannot be precisely measured at the same time, such as momentum and position.
Characterized by the use of a pointed crown, as in Gothic architecture:
To prevent the flow or passage of:
To grasp or get suddenly with or as with a bite; snatch
The definition of surprising is amazing or causing shock.
Attracting attention; interesting; striking
Peculiar; strange; odd
Attracting or worthy of notice, especially for being unusual or extraordinary:
Prominent; distinguished; conspicuous
Possessing the power to charm or allure; captivating.
Worthy of note; deserving notice; outstanding; remarkable; notable
Worth being remembered or noted; remarkable:
(Linguistics) Of or relating to that member of a pair of words or forms that explicitly denotes a particular subset of the meanings denoted by the other member of the pair. For example, of the two words lion and lioness, lion is unmarked for gender (it can denote either a male or female) whereas lioness is marked, since it denotes only females.
The definition of ugly is someone or something that is visually unpleasing, or something that is threatening.
The definition of unusual is something rare or out of the ordinary.
The definition of eminent is someone or something that rises above or is distinguished or outstanding.
Large in amount or measure; generous or considerable:
Capable of being impressed.
Widely but unfavorably known or talked about
Of, relating to, or characterized by percussion.
Most important or notable
Strong or pronounced; prominent:
Strongly marked; distinct:
Signal means out of the ordinary or remarkable.
Unusual to a striking degree; characterized by a great display, as of daring
Dramatic means something that is noticeable or sudden.
The skill of hitting.
the physical coming together of two or more things
To capture physically; seize:
To take on in appearance; to adopt (a feigned attribute, etc.).
To exhibit itself clearly or conspicuously
To become ensnared or entrapped; to be worse off than before.
(--- Archaic) To uncover
To reach or come to, by progression or motion; to arrive at.
To arouse the emotions of; affect or stir.
To affect strongly, often favorably:
The definition of affect means to produce a change in something.
To make pieces of money from (metal):
To produce (money) by stamping metal; coin.
To levy an excise on.
Expunge is defined as to erase or get rid of.
To dig or excavate with the claws.
To grasp suddenly and forcibly; take or grab:
To take in with one's senses or intellect.
To deal a sharp, resounding blow.
To move along in a rapid, reckless, awkward way
To make known; disclose; reveal
Trend is defined as to go in a general direction or to have a tendency to go in a certain way.
Thump is defined as to hit and make a dull noise.
To force one's way (into, through, etc.)
To strike or beat, especially repeatedly with a flail or stick.
Struggle is defined as to do something with difficulty.
To hit or strike forcefully; punch.
To deal a blow with or as if with the hand or a handheld weapon.
To spread easily in an undesired way:
To indicate or suggest something.
To cut one's way with such strokes:
Slap is defined as to smack or do without care, or to make a sharp noise.
To hit something with force; crash:
(Informal) To send (away, out, etc.); get rid of
To rout is to dig up or turn over ground.
Rap is defined as to hit quickly and sharply, or to speak or chant lyrics to a song with a reoccurring beat.
To deal out punishment
Punch is defined as to make a hole or stamp in something, or hit very hard with the fist.
To protest is to make clear you object to something, especially if you do so publicly through demonstrations.
(Slang) To eat or drink very quickly.
Pop is a noise inside of your ears when pressure equalizes or when your eyes getting big when you see something impressive.
To make (a hole or pathway, for example) by or as if by prodding, elbowing, or jabbing:
To affect sharply the senses or feelings of
To act or serve as a picket.
To penetrate is to pass into or through something.
To make a scathing verbal or written attack. Often used with out :
(Informal) To find fault with; criticize adversely
To deal or deliver (a blow, for example).
To deal repeated blows with or as if with a hammer; pummel:
(Informal) To actively promote or deal in
To gain, as the object of desire or effort.
Fan is defined as to move air around, stir up, or spread out with the widest parts at the top and a thin base at the bottom.
To behave in a specified way toward another or others; have transactions:
(Intransitive) To fight; to scuffle; to box.
(Slang) To find temporary lodging or shelter, as for the night.
The definition of collide means to crash into something or to have conflict.
To hit, especially with the fist.
(Intransitive, of clothes) to not look good together.
To clap means to hit the palms of the hands together to make a loud sound.
To hit or knock against with a jolt; collide lightly with
To hit or beat, especially repeatedly.
To box is defined as to fist fight or be in a boxing match.
(Slang) To strike forcefully; hit.
Beat means to hit something over and over again or to form or mix something.
To beat or strike with blow after blow; pound
(Informal) To discuss or consider at length:
To bash is to hit very hard or to say unkind things about someone or something.
Bang is defined as to hit or smash.
To deal with something in a direct way; to set to work upon.
The definition of assail is to physically or verbally attack someone.
To seem or appear to be:
To build or fuel (a fire).
To stop, discontinue, or resign from
The definition of arbitrate is to submit a dispute to be settled to someone other than a judge, or to do the act of settling a dispute between two parties.
To come to mind:
(Slang) To ask for, or get by asking, a loan or gift of money from
To cause to move or leave:
To subject to light rubbing or friction, as with a cloth or paper, in order to clean or dry.
To release or untie (a fastening)
To move along in contact with a surface; graze or scrape.
Obliterate is defined as to utterly and completely destroy or eliminate, or to have a great victory or great success over someone or something.
To rub, scrape, or wipe out (esp. written or engraved letters); efface; expunge
To remove (a file, for example) from a hard drive or other storage medium.
Cross is defined as to go from one side to another or to mark with intersecting lines.
To mark or perforate (a postage stamp or check, for example) to indicate that it may not be used again.
To impair; to damage; to mar; to soil.
To exact as a toll.
(Games) To toss a ring over (a peg), as in horseshoes.
To sound in a peal; resound; ring
To ring slowly and solemnly, especially for a funeral; toll.
Chime is defined as ring or to cause to ring.
To attempt to seize something suddenly; to catch.
To seize and pinch or bite:
To annoy, harass, or tease
To afflict with severe or widespread suffering and devastation; ravage.
To torture by means of the rack.
To vex; harass; trouble; torment
To cause intense bodily pain to; torture
Curse is defined as to wish evil or injury on someone or to use swear words.
To feel or suffer anguish.
To cause pain or suffering to; distress very much
To attack or direct something at (someone) in a vigorous or angry outburst
To attack from all sides.
(Slang) To hit; punch
To fasten with a clip or clips
To hit or strike.
To strike; hit
To hit, strike, beat, etc.
To strike, explode, etc. loudly
To strike or hit with a flat object; whack.
(--- Sports) To hit (a ball, puck, or shuttlecock) in a forceful overhand stroke.
To strike heavily, especially with the fist or a bat.
To strike with heavy blows.
To furnish with a spigot or tap.
To wander from or become ignorant of:
To begin to burn:
To harden or impart a finish to by subjecting to intense heat; fire:
To rebel is to go against authority.
To come to pass:
(Naut.) To sail on a reach
To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
Having no special designation, status, or rank:
Readily attracting notice
(Med.) A person who may have caught a disease from an infected person
Revealing previously unknown information.
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