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Heaven

Heaven 1. The expanse of space surrounding the earth; especially, that which seems to be over the earth like a great arch or... Read More

Assumption

Assumption 1. The act of assuming, or taking to or upon one's self; the act of taking up or adopting. The assumption of... Read More

Assumptions

Assumption 1. The act of assuming, or taking to or upon one's self; the act of taking up or adopting. The assumption of... Read More

Accent

Accent 1. A superior force of voice or of articulative effort upon some particular syllable of a word or a phrase,... Read More

Wild

wild 1. Living in a state of nature; inhabiting natural haunts, as the forest or open field; not familiar with, or not... Read More

Safety

safety 1. The condition or state of being safe; freedom from danger or hazard; exemption from hurt, injury, or loss. Up led... Read More

Nursery

nursery Origin: Cf. F. Nourricerie. 1. The act of nursing. Her kind nursery. 2. The place where nursing is carried on; as:... Read More

Distend

Distend to become expanded or inflated; to swell. His heart distends with pride. 1. To extend in some one direction; to... Read More

Immaculate

Immaculate without stain or blemish; spotless; undefiled; clear; pure. Were but my soul as pure From other guilt as that,... Read More

Preface

preface 1. Something spoken as introductory to a discourse, or written as introductory to a book or essay; a proem; an... Read More

Manna

Manna 1. The food supplied to the Israelites in their journey through the wilderness of Arabia; hence, divinely supplied... Read More

Pack

pack 1. A bundle made up and prepared to be carried; especially, a bundle to be carried on the back; a load for an animal; a... Read More

Pavement

pavement That with which anythingis paved; a floor or covering of solid material, laid so as to make a hard and convenient... Read More

Ascension

Ascension 1. The act of ascending; a rising; ascent. 2. Specifically: The visible ascent of our Savior on the fortieth day... Read More

Avocation

Avocation 1. A calling away; a diversion. Impulses to duty, and powerful avocations from sin. (South) 2. That which calls... Read More

Sacred

Sacred 1. Set apart by solemn religious ceremony; especially, in a good sense, made holy; set apart to religious use;... Read More

Marriage

Marriage 1. The act of marrying, or the state of being married; legal union of a man and a woman for life, as husband and... Read More

Distance

Distance 1. The space between two objects; the length of a line, especially the shortest line joining two points or things... Read More

Sow

sow 1. To scatter, as seed, upon the earth; to plant by strewing; as, to sow wheat. Also used figuratively: To spread... Read More

Enter

Enter 1. to come or go into; to pass into the interior of; to pass within the outer cover or shell of; to penetrate; to... Read More

Visible

visible 1. Perceivable by the eye; capable of being seen; perceptible; in view; as, a visible star; the least spot is... Read More

Places

place 1. To assign a place to; to put in a particular spot or place, or in a certain relative position; to direct to a... Read More

Province

province 1. A country or region, more or less remote from the city of Rome, brought under the roman government; a conquered... Read More

Arrest

Arrest 1. The act of stopping, or restraining from further motion, etc.; stoppage; hindrance; restraint; as, an arrest of... Read More

Dial

Dial 1. An instrument, formerly much used for showing the time of day from the shadow of a style or gnomon on a graduated... Read More

Persuasion

persuasion 1. The act of persuading; the act of influencing the mind by arguments or reasons offered, or by anything that... Read More

Dwell

Dwell 1. To delay; to linger. 2. To abide; to remain; to continue. I 'll rather dwell in my necessity. (Shak) Thy soul was... Read More

Length

Length 1. The longest, or longer, dimension of any object, in distinction from breadth or width; extent of anything from end... Read More

Blaze

Blaze 1. A stream of gas or vapor emitting light and heat in the process of combustion; a bright flame. To heaven the blaze... Read More

Mount

mount 1. A mass of earth, or earth and rock, rising considerably above the common surface of the surrounding land; a... Read More

Pavilion

pavilion 1. A temporary movable habitation; a large tent; a marquee; especially, a tent raised on posts. The greeks do pitch... Read More