Representation or repute, as opposed to reality:
A brief, apt, and cogent expression:
The definition of a saying is something that has been said, like a motto or catch phrase.
A promise of marriage; betrothal
The definition of a sobriquet is an affectionate nickname.
The definition of lexical is something that relates to vocabulary or the words which make up a language.
A style of speaking.
(Law) A formal statement initiating a lawsuit by specifying the facts and legal grounds for the relief sought; a complaint or petition.
The condition of something thus given or held:
A formal oral or written declaration, especially with regard to facts or claims:
The definition of an utterance is a statement, especially one made verbally or out-loud.
Language; words; speech; expression; signification of feeling or opinion
The definition of a vow is a formal promise, usually of love and devotion.
A declaration that one will or will not do a certain thing
An authoritative command
An order or instruction, especially one issued by an authority.
The definition of an injunction is an order by the court to stop someone from doing something.
A point maintained in an argument, or a line of argument taken in its support; the subject matter of discussion of strife; a position taken or contended for.
To set forth in words; state:
To express in or reduce to a formula
Alternative capitalization of word of God
To articulate is defined as the action of speaking clearly, often with superior pronunciation or when discussing a particular issue.
A particular word or phrase:
An idea or thought, esp. a generalized idea of a thing or class of things; abstract notion
The distinctive character of such an articulation:
A unit of expression
Dogma is defined as principles or rules that cannot be questioned, or articles of faith in different religions.
(Gram.) A word or phrase that qualifies or modifies another word or other words
An official order, edict, or decision, as of a church, government, court, etc.
Polemic is a controversy, debate or dispute, or a person who is inclined to argue.
A unit of expression
An announcing or being announced
Of or according to semantics as a branch of linguistics or of semiotics
Open acknowledgment or declaration
A written dialogue.
Obscene language or subject matter.
A foreign word from which a particular loan word is derived. For example, Latin duo, “two,” is an etymon of English duodecimal.
Exactly the word or phrase wanted; just the right word or phrase
A plant part that usually grows underground, secures the plant in place, absorbs minerals and water, and stores food manufactured by leaves and other plant parts. Roots grow in a root system. Eudicots and magnoliids have a central, longer, and larger taproot with many narrower lateral roots branching off, while monocots have a mass of threadlike fibrous roots , which are roughly the same length and remain close to the surface of the soil. In vascular plants, roots usually consist of a central cylinder of vascular tissue, surrounded by the pericycle and endodermis, then a thick layer of cortex, and finally an outer epidermis or (in woody plants) periderm. Only finer roots (known as feeder roots) actively take up water and minerals, generally in the uppermost meter of soil. These roots absorb minerals primarily through small epidermal structures known as root hairs. In certain plants, adventitious roots grow out from the stem above ground as aerial roots or prop roots, bending down into the soil, to facilitate the exchange of gases or increase support. Certain plants (such as the carrot and beet) have fleshy storage roots with abundant parenchyma in their vascular tissues.
A little drink of weak liquor or punch
A particular kind of speech; dialect; lingo
Used with His, Her, or Your as a title and form of address for certain officials, such as judges and the mayors of certain cities:
A written or printed message to a person or group, usually sent by mail in an envelope
The voters’ show of support, typically greater than a simple majority, for a particular political candidate or party.
The affirmed statement or promise accepted as equivalent to an oath.
An authoritative indication to be obeyed; a command or direction.
(Law) Early release of a prisoner who is then subject to continued monitoring as well as compliance with certain terms and conditions for a specified period.
Indication, as of a successful prospect or future; basis for expectation
The definition of a proverb is a short saying that is widely used to express an obvious truth.
Something said briefly; comment; casual observation
An official decision, esp. one made by a court or judge
An unconfirmed report, story, or statement in general circulation
A message communicated by such means.
A condition or mode of being, as with regard to circumstances:
A call, command, knock, or other signal that summons
The definition of an ultimatum is a demand which, if not met, will end a relationship or otherwise result in some serious consequence.
A lack or impairment of vision in which maximal visual acuity after correction by refractive lenses is one-tenth normal vision or less in the better eye. Blindness can be genetic but is usually acquired as a result of injury, cataracts, or diseases such as glaucoma or diabetes. In Asia and Africa, trachoma is a common infectious cause of blindness.
A period of time without speech or noise.
The definition of a breach is a break, or violation.
The result of breaking, as a crack, separation, or opening:
Assurance means the act of feeling confident in yourself.
A promise or assurance, especially one given in writing, that attests to the quality or durability of a product or service.
A pledge committing a person to the payment of another's debt or the fulfillment of another's obligation in the event of default
Plight is a bad or unfortunate situation.
Something that provides assurance or confirmation; a guarantee or proof: a warrant of authenticity; a warrant for success.
Pledged word; solemn promise; oath
An invitation or summons
An assigned duty or task; a responsibility:
The definition of a commandment is a rule that must be obeyed, especially one handed down by God.
The course along which a person or thing is moving or must move to reach a destination:
New information of any kind:
Current, esp. confidential, information
Report is defined as a collection of information about something or rumors or gossip that is being spread.
Spreading gossip or rumor.
A discussion, often heated, in which a difference of opinion is expressed.
(--- Archaic) A reason or matter for dispute or contention:
In constitutional law, an actual, definite, and concrete dispute over legal rights between parties with adverse interests wherein one party is seeking an adjudication of the dispute and specific relief of a conclusive nature. Also called case or controversy requirement. See also adversary proceeding.
Something not easily done, accomplished, comprehended, or solved:
(Obs.) A fight
Any struggle, contest, or quarrel
A reason for a dispute or argument:
The act of wrangling.
An action which is not worth the difficulty involved.
(Informal) An argument or altercation.
To put in specific or particular words; phrase; express
To cause to be in a specified condition:
A sound or combination of sounds that symbolizes and communicates a meaning
The period of time during which this takes place
Knowledge is defined as what is learned, understood or aware of.
Sharp disagreement or opposition, as of interests or ideas; clash
the sacred writings of the Christian religions
A set of prescribed standards or rules on which decisions are based:
(Proper) The Bible: among Jews, the Pentateuch, the Prophets, and the Hagiographa; among Christians, the Old and New Testaments
An exchange of remarks or retorts on equal terms; repartee; banter
A man considered as if in a relationship of child to parent:
Logos is defined as the source that controls the universe, the written word or inspiration of God, or a logic and rational argument.
A unit of expression
A commitment is defined as an official court order to send someone to prison or to a mental hospital.
The act of informing or the condition of being informed; communication of knowledge:
A statement made or read before a gathering:
Something spoken, written, or otherwise presented in beginning or introducing something, especially:
Alternative form of word of God.
Verbal means relating to words or speech.
The act of affirming or the state of being affirmed; assertion.
The definition of an assent is a situation in which an agreement or acquiescence has occurred.
A formal hearing, as with a religious or state dignitary.
Small talk; chitchat
(Biology) The transfer of information from one molecule, cell, or organism to another, as by chemical or electrical signals or by behaviors.
A conference at which advice is given or views are exchanged.
(Chem.) A substance derived from, or of such composition and properties that it may be considered as derived from, another substance by chemical change, esp. by the substitution of one or more elements or radicals
A formal pronouncement or command.
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