(Medicine) An abnormal sound, usually emanating from the heart, that sometimes indicates a diseased condition.
The act of humming.
(Figuratively) A tendency of feeling or opinion that is concealed rather than exposed.
An idea or response so induced.
The set of associations implied by a word in addition to its literal meaning.
An organization of persons having common interests, purposes, etc.; society; league
The mixture of gases surrounding the Earth or other celestial body, held in place by gravity. It forms distinct layers at different heights. The Earth's atmosphere consists, in ascending order, of the troposphere (containing 90% of the atmosphere's mass), the stratosphere, the mesosphere, the thermosphere, and the exosphere. The atmosphere is composed primarily of nitrogen (78%) and oxygen (21%) and plays a major role in the water cycle , the nitrogen cycle , and the carbon cycle .
An invisible emanation or field of energy believed to radiate from a person or object.
Appreciative regard or understanding:
The characteristic quality of something; distinctive nature
A small, barely detectable amount of.
(Gram.) A characteristic of verbs that involves the speaker's attitude toward the action expressed, indicating whether this is regarded as a fact (indicative mood), as a matter of supposition, desire, possibility, etc. (subjunctive mood), or as a command (imperative mood); also, an analytic category based on this characteristic (mood is shown by inflection, as in Latin, or analytically with auxiliaries, as English may, might, should, or by both)
A low indistinct sound or utterance.
An implication; nuance
Natural understanding or intelligence, especially in practical matters:
Something that is implied, especially:
A vague idea or notion; suspicion
The state or feeling of having no confidence or certainty about something; distrust:
A slight added element, property, or influence:
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