Part of speech:
A function of a number x, equal to the tangent of an angle whose measure in radians is equal to x.
Touching at some point or along a line; contiguous
Emotionally touching; evoking pity, sympathy, etc.
(Geology) The place where two different types of rock, or rocks of different ages, come together.
Expressing, arousing, or intended to arouse pity, sorrow, sympathy, or compassion; pitiful
Not affecting the emotions:
Making a strong positive impression; inspiring admiration or awe:
Exciting a deep, usually somber response
To relate or pertain; concern:
To do as well as or better than in competition; equal:
To be the equal of; match:
To be equal to, especially in value.
To come into contact, connection, or conjunction
To interfere with; interrupt:
The definition of advert means to call attention to something.
To relate to or affect
To examine, or otherwise explore, (usually an area or organ of the human body) by feeling it
To touch; to feel with the hand.
To perceive through the sense of touch:
Massage is defined as to rub or knead with the hands, or to manipulate or slightly change the way something will be seen to achieve a different result.
Smooth is defined as to get rid of wrinkles, lumps or ridges in something.
To stroke or handle (someone or something) in a tender and loving way; caress
To touch or stroke in an affectionate or loving manner.
To direct (the eyes, a glance, etc.) over something swiftly
To give a kiss to (a person or thing); touch or caress with the lips
To touch something lightly in moving past.
To pass lightly over like a tongue
To feel or strike with the paw or paws.
(Informal) To solicit or get (a ride) or make (one's way) in hitchhiking by gesturing with the thumb extended in the direction one is traveling
To pet is to rub, pat or touch something or someone with affection.
To hit something or against something gently or lightly.
To rub something; exert pressure and friction on something
To scrape, touch, or rub lightly against something in passing
To give inspiration
(Slang) to attempt to strike and miss, especially being off-balance/vulnerable after missing.
To determine (a source, date, etc.) by this procedure
To give a light rap with:
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Style means to form or arrange something in a particular way.
To affect as if by contact, a blow, etc.
To increase temporarily the activity of something such as a body organ or system.
To write or draw hurriedly:
To work, operate, or treat with or as with the hand or hands; handle or use, esp. with skill
Impinge is defined as to hit, trespass or have an effect on something.
To come into contact with something; collide.
To give a hint of; suggest indirectly; intimate
To help, conduct, steady, etc. by means of the hand
To reach about uncertainly; feel one's way:
Discuss is defined as to talk about and to consider all aspects of the subject.
To write hastily. Often used with off :
To affect strongly, often favorably:
To discuss terms (with a person or for a settlement); negotiate
To spoil the appearance of by patches or streaks of color or dirt; discolor; spot
To misrepresent, especially by distortion or exaggeration:
To sully; stain; blemish
Blemish means to spoil the perfection of something.
(Obs.) To sully or stain
(Informal) To converse or chat:
To reach or come to, by progression or motion; to arrive at.
To meet, especially unexpectedly.
To cause to move or leave:
To sharpen to a point, as a pencil
To mention is defined as to talk about in passing.
To equal; to match; to correspond to.
To be similar, analogous, or equal (to something)
To be regarded as similar or equal
To tend to move in a particular direction:
(Rare) To bring near or into close association with
To meet and merge with:
To identify the boundaries of; demarcate.
To produce and discharge a substance, especially from the cells of specialized glands. For example, the islets of Langerhans in the pancreas secrete the hormone insulin.
To shrink and tremble, as from someone's anger, threats, or blows; cringe
Shrink is defined as to become less, reduce or make smaller.
To fail to meet, reach, attain, catch, accomplish, see, hear, perceive, understand, etc.
To cause to advance by stages of progress; to carry on with success through an ordeal, examination, or action; specifically, to give legal or official sanction to; to ratify; to enact; to approve as valid and just.
To put the hand, the finger, or some other part of the body on, so as to feel; perceive by the sense of feeling
Just about; almost; nearly:
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