1. Easily impressed, broken, bruised, or injured; not firm or hard; delicate; as, tender plants; tender flesh; tender... Read More
1. (Science: symptom) tender to the touch; susceptible of pain from pressure; inflamed; painful; said of the body or... 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. Expressing or showing anger; passionate.
2. Affecting or moving the tender emotions, especially. Pity or grief;... 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. (Science: anatomy) The tissue which fills the cavities of most bones; the medulla. In the larger cavities it is... Read More
(Science: haematology) The soft, spongy tissue found in the centre of most large bones that produces the... 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. (Science: botany) a genus of perennial plants belonging to the natural order liliaceae, and having erect much... Read More
A large basin or cistern; an artificial receptacle for liquids. Tank engine, a locomotive which carries the water and... 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
1. A shoot; a scion; a bud; a slip; a graft.
2. An offspring; progeny; child; scion. The tender imp was weaned.... 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. Well-born; of a good family or respectable birth, though not noble. British society is divided into nobility,... Read More
1. To manage or conduct, as public affairs; to direct or superintend the execution, application, or conduct of;... 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. A superior force of voice or of articulative effort upon some particular syllable of a word or a phrase,... Read More
1. Capable of admitting anything additional, or any change, affection, or influence; readily acted upon; as, a... 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. 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 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 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
gentle; pleasant; kind; soft; bland; clement; hence, moderate in degree or quality; the opposite of harsh, severe,... 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