1. Easily impressed, broken, bruised, or injured; not firm or hard; delicate; as, tender plants; tender flesh; tender... Read More
The tender branches or twigs of trees and shrubs, fit for the food of cattle and other animals; green food. Sheep,... Read More
1. Addicted to pleasure; luxurious; voluptuous; alluring. Dives, for his delicate life, to the devil went. (Piers... Read More
1. (Science: symptom) tender to the touch; susceptible of pain from pressure; inflamed; painful; said of the body or... Read More
1. To hold forth or present to view; to produce publicly, for inspection; to show, especially in order to attract... Read More
1. Expressing or showing anger; passionate.
2. Affecting or moving the tender emotions, especially. Pity or grief;... Read More
1. An adult female person; a grown-up female person, as distinguished from a man or a child; sometimes, any female... Read More
1. One of the large feathers of a bird's wing, or one of the rectrices of the tail; also, the stock of such a... Read More
1. That which covers or defends from injury or annoyance; a protection; a screen. The sick and weak the healing... Read More
1. To manage or conduct, as public affairs; to direct or superintend the execution, application, or conduct of;... Read More
a Staphylococcal skin infection which involves a hair follicle, often referred to as a boil or a furuncle. A group of... Read More
1. To breathe into; to fill with the breath; to animate. When Zephirus eek, with his sweete breath, Inspired hath in... Read More
(Science: botany) a perennial plant of the genus Faeniculum (f.vulgare), having very finely divided leaves. It is... Read More
A large basin or cistern; an artificial receptacle for liquids. Tank engine, a locomotive which carries the water and... Read More
(Science: haematology) The soft, spongy tissue found in the centre of most large bones that produces the... Read More
1. (Science: anatomy) The tissue which fills the cavities of most bones; the medulla. In the larger cavities it is... Read More
(Science: clinical sign) large, hard, fixed, and extremely tender lymph nodes in the groin above and below the... Read More
1. (Science: botany) a genus of perennial plants belonging to the natural order liliaceae, and having erect much... Read More
1. A shoot; a scion; a bud; a slip; a graft.
2. An offspring; progeny; child; scion. The tender imp was weaned.... Read More
1. Well-born; of a good family or respectable birth, though not noble. British society is divided into nobility,... Read More
1. A superior force of voice or of articulative effort upon some particular syllable of a word or a phrase,... Read More
1. Nature; natural instinct or disposition. He knew by kind and by no other lore. (Chaucer) Some of you, on pure... Read More
1. Capable of admitting anything additional, or any change, affection, or influence; readily acted upon; as, a... Read More
1. A break in the surface of a thing made by scratching, or by rubbing with anything pointed or rough; a slight... Read More
1. To make damp; to wet in a small degree. A pipe a little moistened on the inside. (bacon)
2. To soften by making... Read More
1. To rest or remain a lodge house, or other shelter; to rest; to stay; to abide; especially, to sleep at night; as,... Read More
1. To be complacent toward; to give way to; not to oppose or restrain; when said of a habit, desire, etc., to give... Read More
1. The quality or state of being fond; foolishness. fondness it were for any, being free, to covet fetters, though... Read More
1. The act of advancing or moving forward or upward; progress.
2. Improvement or progression, physically, mentally,... Read More
1. A way; a path; a road; a street (as in Highgate). I was going to be an honest man; but the devil has this very day... Read More
1. A place or establishment where iron or other metals are wrought by heating and hammering; especially, a furnace, or... Read More
1. A thought prompted by passion or feeling; a state of mind in view of some subject; feeling toward or respecting... Read More
gentle; pleasant; kind; soft; bland; clement; hence, moderate in degree or quality; the opposite of harsh, severe,... Read More
1. Of or pertaining to a parent or to parents; as, parental authority; parental obligations.
2. Becoming to, or... Read More
1. Possessing great sensibility; easily affected or moved; as, a feeling heart.
2. Expressive of great sensibility;... Read More
1. The act of affecting or acting upon; the state of being affected.
2. An attribute; a quality or property; a... Read More
Deciduous Forest Definition
A deciduous forest is a type of forest dominated by trees that lose their foliage at the end of... Read More