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Propriety

propriety 1. Individual right to hold property; ownership by personal title; property. Onles this propriety be exiled. So... Read More

Modest

modest 1. Restraining within due limits of propriety; not forward, bold, boastful, or presumptious; rather retiring than... Read More

Unity

unity Origin: OE. Unite, F. Unite, L. Unitas, from unus one. See One, and cf. Unit. 1. The state of being one; oneness.... Read More

Fault

Fault 1. Defect; want; lack; default. One, it pleases me, for fault of a better, to call my friend. (Shak) 2. Anything that... Read More

Reason

reason 1. A thought or a consideration offered in support of a determination or an opinion; a just ground for a conclusion... Read More

Bound

Bound The external or limiting line, either real or imaginary, of any object or space; that which limits or restrains, or... Read More

Sin

sin 1. Transgression of the law of god; disobedience of the divine command; any violation of God's will, either in purpose... Read More

License

License 1. Authority or liberty given to do or forbear any act; especially, a formal permission from the proper authorities... Read More

Delicacy

Delicacy Origin: From delicate. 1. The state or condition of being delicate; agreeableness to the senses; delightfulness;... Read More

Gum

Gum The dense tissues which invest the teeth, and cover the adjacent parts of the jaws. (Science: medicine) gum rash,... Read More

Proprietary

proprietary 1. A proprietor or owner; one who has exclusive title to a thing; one who possesses, or holds the title to, a... Read More

Omission

omission 1. The act of omitting; neglect or failure to do something required by propriety or duty. The most natural division... Read More

Interpose

Interpose 1. To be or come between. Long hid by interposing hill or wood. (Cowper) 2. To step in between parties at... Read More