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Describes a shape in mathematics that has the same shape and size as another.
A guess about something based on how it seems and not on proof.
used for introducing a sentence, or part of a sentence, which says something that is the opposite of the other part
To describe or mark the edge of something.
A difference between two completely opposite ideas or things.
a current of water or air that moves against the main current in a circular pattern
Not willing to spend money or give something.
to exist or happen earlier than someone or something else
the part of something that remains after the rest has gone or ended
Showing the main form and features of something, usually in the form of a drawing, which helps people to understand it.
Containing important new ideas and having a great influence on later work.
Replacing someone else or used instead of something else.
One of three children born to the same mother at the same time.; A group or set of three of one kind.
To accept or agree to something, often unwillingly.
Contradiction or opposition, especially between two laws or rules.
Medically clean or without infection.
The money or property belonging to someone that they say that, after their death, they wish to be given to other people.
to spoil something by doing it very badly
to argue or protest about unimportant details
Ending or stopping.
Created by or as if by a wildly fanciful imagination; highly improbable.
A hope or dream that is extremely unlikely ever to come true.
A pipe for waste water that crosses under roads, railways, etc.
brave enough to do dangerous things
Not trusted or respected; thought to have a bad character.
completely or extremely: used for emphasizing how bad someone or something is
Weak and without much power.
___ prices, demands, etc. are much too large.
To act as a warning or sign of a future event.
To approve, especially to confirm officially.
Very simple or childish.
Describes someone who behaves as if they are better than other people.
(especially of an organization or business) not active or successful.
Severe criticism and blame.
A long journey in which you travel to various different places, especially on foot.
Quick in noticing, understanding, or judging things accurately.
as: used for describing the character or position of someone or something in a particular situation
Obviously very happy, or very beautiful.
if something bad or unpleasant is ___, there is a lot of it
A pretentious attitude of scholarship; superficial knowledgeability.
Enthusiastic and determined.
Determined not to complain or show your feelings, especially when something bad happens to you.
Presumptuously or recklessly daring
A long, angry speech expressing strong disapproval.
If you are uneasy, you are slightly worried or uncomfortable about a particular situation.
To say or write unpleasant things about someone or something, in order to cause other people to have a bad opinion of them.
to remove the outer cover from grain
using more words than are necessary, especially long or formal words
extremely bad or low in quality
A blessing; a benediction.
To remove words or parts from a book, play, or film that are considered to be unsuitable or offensive.
(especially of air or an activity) healthy and fresh.
To criticize someone or something severely.
The state of being too proud of yourself and your actions.
Something that happens with something else and is connected with it.
To (cause something to) lose value, especially over time.
A small crown (= circular decoration for the head) with jewels in it.
To (cause something to) spread in many directions.
done in an obvious way that shows you do not care if you break rules or offend people
Very thin, or easily broken or destroyed.
To cause people to doubt someone's character, qualities, or reputation by criticizing them.
Having a lot of small parts or details that are arranged in a complicated way and are therefore sometimes difficult to understand, solve, or produce.
Made angry easily.
(especially of a person) strange in their appearance or behaviour, especially in a way that is interesting.
Happy and not serious.
Producing or reflecting bright light (especially in the dark).
To leave food in a liquid so that it absorbs the liquid and becomes soft, or to become soft in this way.
a failure to realize one's aspirations
The complete works of a writer, painter, or other artist.
Naturally able to eat both plants and meat.
To speak at great length, often in a grandiloquent manner; declaim.
A heavy fabric with a rough nubby surface, made of spun wild silk.
Moving in a twisting, curving, or indirect way, or having many curves.
One who explores caves chiefly as a hobby; a caver.
Angry and unwilling to smile or be pleasant to people.
Behaving as if you are better than other people, and that their opinions, beliefs, or ideas are not important.
To follow immediately after; ensue.; To come or occur as something extraneous, additional, or unexpected. See Synonyms at follow.
behaviour that is dishonest or immoral; evil
Too bad or shocking to be expressed in words.
The skill with which something was made or done.
Having the qualities that are typical of young people.
(in ancient Mesopotamia) a rectangular stepped tower, sometimes surmounted by a temple.
Certain or extremely likely to happen.
A gradual increase or growth by the addition of new layers or parts.
Very near, next to, or touching.
based on someone's personal experience or information rather than on facts that can be checked
Formal for predate.
To increase the size or value of something by adding something to it.
consisting of or involving two people, things, or groups
Made or carried out in good faith; sincere; Authentic; genuine
To avoid something, especially cleverly or illegally.
Something that results from something else.
Awkward because of being large, heavy, or not effective.
The act of stopping the supply of something.; a level or limit at which something stops
the process of dividing an atom in order to create energy
Strongly opposing generally accepted beliefs and traditions.
difficult or impossible to exist without or to do something without
Happening immediately, without any delay.
Happening within or involving the members of one school, college, or university.
The place where something happens or the central area of interest in something being discussed.