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intransitive
     1. adj. (grammar, of a verb) not transitive: not having, or not taking, a direct object
           The word drink is a transitive verb in they drink wine, but an intransitive one in they drink often..
     2. adj. (rare) not transitive or passing further; kept; detained
           And then it is for the image's sake and so far is intransitive; but whatever is paid more to the image is transitive and passes further. — Jeremy Taylor.
of
     1. prep. Expressing direction.
     2. prep. (now, obsolete or dialectal) From (of distance, direction), off.
     3. prep. (obsolete except in phrases) Since, from (a given time, earlier state etc.).
     4. prep. From, away from (a position, number, distance etc.).
     5. prep. (North America, Scotland, Ireland) Before (the hour); to.
     6. prep. Expressing separation.
     7. prep. Indicating removal, absence or separation, with the action indicated by a transitive verb and the quality or substance by a grammatical object.
     8. prep. Indicating removal, absence or separation, with resulting state indicated by an adjective.
     9. prep. (obsolete) Indicating removal, absence or separation, construed with an intransitive verb.
     10. prep. Expressing origin.
     11. prep. Indicating an ancestral source or origin of descent.
     12. prep. Indicating a (non-physical) source of action or emotion; introducing a cause, instigation; from, out of, as an expression of.
     13. prep. Following an intransitive verb: indicating the source or cause of the verb.
     14. prep. Following an adjective, indicating the subject or cause of the adjective.
     15. prep. Expressing agency.
     16. prep. Following a passive verb to indicate the agent (for most verbs, now usually expressed with (m, en, by)).
     17. prep. Used to introduce the subjective genitive; following a noun to form the head of a postmodifying noun phrase.
     18. prep. Following an adjective, used to indicate the agent of something described by the adjective.
     19. prep. Expressing composition, substance.
     20. prep. After a verb expressing construction, making etc., used to indicate the material or substance used.
     21. prep. Directly following a noun, used to indicate the material from which it is made.
     22. prep. Indicating the composition of a given collective or quantitative noun.
     23. prep. Used to link a given class of things with a specific example of that class.
     24. prep. Linking two nouns in near-apposition, with the first qualifying the second; which is also.
     25. prep. Introducing subject matter.
     26. prep. Linking an intransitive verb, or a transitive verb and its subject (especially verbs to do with thinking, feeling, expressing etc.), with its subject-matter: concerning, with regard to.
     27. prep. Following a noun (now chiefly nouns of knowledge, communication etc.), to introduce its subject matter; about, concerning.
     28. prep. Following an adjective, to introduce its subject matter.
     29. prep. Having partitive effect.
     30. prep. Following a number or other quantitive word: introducing the whole for which is indicated only the specified part or segment; from among.
     31. prep. Following a noun indicating a given part.
     32. prep. (now, archaic, literary) With preceding partitive word assumed, or as a predicate after to be: some, an amount of, one of.
     33. prep. Linking to a genitive noun or possessive pronoun, with partitive effect (though now often merged with possessive senses, below).
     34. prep. Expressing possession.
     35. prep. Belonging to, existing in, or taking place in a given location, place or time. Compare origin senses, above.
     36. prep. Belonging to (a place) through having title, ownership or control over it.
     37. prep. Belonging to (someone or something) as something they possess or have as a characteristic; the possessive genitive. (With abstract nouns, this intersects with the subjective genitive, above under agen
     38. prep. Forming the objective genitive.
     39. prep. Following an agent noun, verbal noun or noun of action.
     40. prep. Expressing qualities or characteristics.
     41. prep. (now, archaic or literary) Linking an adjective with a noun or noun phrase to form a quasi-adverbial qualifier; in respect of, as regards.
     42. prep. Indicating a quality or characteristic; characterized by.
     43. prep. Indicating quantity, age, price etc.
     44. prep. Expressing a point in time.
     45. prep. (chiefly regional) During the course of (a set period of time, day of the week etc.), now specifically with implied repetition or regularity.
     46. prep. (_) For (a given length of time), chiefly in negative constructions.
           I've not tekken her out of a goodly long while.
     47. prep. Used after a noun to indicate duration of a state, activity etc.
     48. prep. Used to link singular indefinite nouns (preceded by the indefinite article) and attributive adjectives modified by certain common adverbs of degree.
           not that good of an idea
     49. v. (usually in modal perfect constructions) (eye dialect of have) or ’ve, chiefly in depictions of colloquial speech.
come to think of it
in spite of all this
a
     1. n. The name of the Latin script letter A/a.
     2. art. One; any indefinite example of; used to denote a singular item of a group.
           There was a man here looking for you yesterday.
     3. art. Used in conjunction with the adjectives score, dozen, hundred, thousand, and million, as a function word.
           I've seen it happen a hundred times.
     4. art. One certain or particular; any single.
           We've received an interesting letter from a Mrs. Miggins of London.
     5. art. The same; one.
           We are of a mind on matters of morals.
     6. art. Any, every; used before a noun which has become modified to limit its scope;
           A man who dies intestate leaves his children troubles and difficulties.
           He fell all that way, and hasn't a bump on his head?
     7. art. Used before plural nouns modified by few, good many, couple, great many, etc.
     8. art. Someone or something like; similar to; Used before a proper noun to create an example out of it.
           The center of the village was becoming a Times Square.
     9. prep. (archaic) To do with position or direction; In, on, at, by, towards, onto.
           Stand a tiptoe.
     10. prep. To do with separation; In, into.
           Torn a pieces.
     11. prep. To do with time; Each, per, in, on, by.
           I brush my teeth twice a day.
     12. prep. (obsolete) To do with method; In, with.
     13. prep. (obsolete) To do with role or capacity; In.
           A God’s name.
     14. prep. To do with status; In.
     15. prep. (archaic) To do with process, with a passive verb; In the course of, experiencing.
     16. prep. (archaic) To do with an action, an active verb; Engaged in.
     17. prep. (archaic) To do with an action/movement; To, into.
     18. v. (archaic or slang) Have.
           I'd a come, if you'd a asked.
     19. pron. (obsolete, outside, England, and, Scotland dialects) He.
     20. interj. A meaningless syllable; ah.
     21. prep. (archaic, slang) Of.
           The name of John a Gaunt.
     22. adv. (chiefly Scotland) All.
     23. adj. (chiefly Scotland) All.
here's a bird-cage
a jury of her peers
of a
     1. Phrase. (dated, now, dialectal, idiomatic) on every; in the (followed by a noun indicating a certain time)
winged
     1. adj. Having wings.
     2. adj. Flying or soaring as if on wings.
     3. adj. Swift.
     4. adj. (in combination) having wings of a specified kind
           weak-winged
     5. adj. (in combination) having the specified number of wings
           The six-winged Seraphim are the angels closest to God.
     6. adj. Having lost a child. I am a winged parent.
     7. v. simple past tense and past participle of wing
     8. v. simple past tense and past participle of winge
     wing
          1. n. An appendage of an animal's (bird, bat, insect) body that enables it to fly; a similar fin at the side of a ray or similar fish
          2. n. (slang) Human arm.
          3. n. Part of an airplane that produces the lift for rising into the air.
          4. n. One of the large pectoral fins of a flying fish.
          5. n. One of the broad, thin, anterior lobes of the foot of a pteropod, used as an organ in swimming.
          6. n. (botany) Any membranaceous expansion, such as that along the sides of certain stems, or of a fruit of the kind called samara.
          7. n. (botany) Either of the two side petals of a papilionaceous flower.
          8. n. A side shoot of a tree or plant; a branch growing up by the side of another.
          9. n. Passage by flying; flight.
                to take wing
          10. n. Motive or instrument of flight; means of flight or of rapid motion.
          11. n. A part of something that is lesser in size than the main body, such as an extension from the main building.
                the west wing of the hospital
                the wings of a corkscrew
          12. n. Anything that agitates the air as a wing does, or is put in winglike motion by the action of the air, such as a fan or vane for winnowing grain, the vane or sail of a windmill, etc.
          13. n. An ornament worn on the shoulder; a small epaulet or shoulder knot.
          14. n. A fraction of a political movement. Usually implies a position apart from the mainstream center position.
          15. n. An organizational grouping in a military aviation service:
          16. n. (British) A unit of command consisting of two or more squadrons and itself being a sub-unit of a group or station.
          17. n. (US) A larger formation of two or more groups, which in turn control two or more squadrons.
          18. n. (British) A panel of a car which encloses the wheel area, especially the front wheels.
          19. n. (nautical) A platform on either side of the bridge of a vessel, normally found in pairs.
          20. n. (nautical) That part of the hold or orlop of a vessel which is nearest the sides. In a fleet, one of the extremities when the ships are drawn up in line, or when forming the two sides of a triangle.
          21. n. (sports) A position in several field games on either side of the field.
          22. n. (sports) A player occupying such a position, also called a winger
          23. n. (typography, informal, rare) A háček.
          24. n. (theater) One of the unseen areas on the side of the stage in a theatre.
          25. n. (in the plural) The insignia of a qualified pilot or aircrew member.
          26. n. A portable shelter consisting of a fabric roof on a frame, like a tent without sides.
          27. n. On the Enneagram, one of the two adjacent types to an enneatype that forms an individual's subtype of his or her enneatype
                Tom's a 4 on the Enneagram, with a 3 wing.
          28. v. To injure slightly (as with a gunshot), especially in the arm.
          29. v. (intransitive) To fly.
          30. v. (transitive, of a building) To add a wing (extra part) to.
          31. v. To act or speak extemporaneously; to improvise; to wing it.
          32. v. To throw.
     winge
          1. v. To cringe.
          2. v. (Australia, NZ, UK, slang) alternative form of whinge
Animal
     1. n. (slang) A fan of Kesha, an American singer.
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     3. n. In scientific usage, a multicellular organism that is usually mobile, whose cells are not encased in a rigid cell wall (distinguishing it from plants and fungi) and which derives energy solely from th
           A cat is an animal, not a plant. Humans are also animals, under the scientific definition, as we are not plants.
     4. n. In non-scientific usage, any member of the kingdom Animalia other than a human.
     5. n. In non-scientific usage, any land-living vertebrate (i.e. not fishes, insects, etc.).
     6. n. (figuratively) A person who behaves wildly; a bestial, brutal, brutish, cruel, or inhuman person.
           My students are animals.
     7. n. (informal) A person of a particular type.
           He's a political animal.
     8. n. Matter, thing.
           a whole different animal
     9. adj. Of or relating to animals.
           animal instincts
     10. adj. Raw, base, unhindered by social codes.
           animal passions
     11. adj. Pertaining to the spirit or soul; relating to sensation or innervation.
     12. adj. (slang) Excellent.
to
     1. part. (en-part)
     2. part. A particle used for marking the following verb as an infinitive.
           I want to leave.
           He asked me what to do.
           I don’t know how to say it.
           I have places to go and people to see.
     3. part. As above, with the verb implied.
           Did you visit the museum? I wanted to, but it was closed..
           If he hasn't read it yet, he ought to.
     4. part. A particle used to create phrasal or prepositional verbs.
           I have to do laundry today.
           She looks to him for guidance.
     5. prep. Indicating destination: In the direction of, and arriving at.
           We are walking to the shop.
     6. prep. Used to indicate purpose.
           He devoted himself to education.
           They drank to his health.
     7. prep. Indicating a relationship between an adjective and an infinitive.
           The log was heavy to lift.
           I chose to change my mind.
     8. prep. Used to indicate result of action.
           His face was beaten to a pulp.
     9. prep. Used after an adjective to indicate its application.
           similar to ..., relevant to ..., pertinent to ..., I was nice to him, he was cruel to her, I am used to walking.
     10. prep. (obsolete,) As a.
           With God to friend (with God as a friend);   with The Devil to fiend (with the Devil as a foe);   lambs slaughtered to lake (lambs slaughtered as a sacrifice);   t
     11. prep. (arithmetic) Used to indicate ratios; in informal use the ratios are not reduced to smallest terms.
           one to one = 1:1
           ten to one = 10:1.
     12. prep. (arithmetic) Used to indicate that the preceding term is to be raised to the power of the following value; indicates exponentiation.
           Three squared or three to the second power is nine.
           Three to the power of two is nine.
           Three to the second is nine.
     13. prep. Used to indicate the indirect object.
           I gave the book to him.
     14. prep. (time) Preceding.
           ten to ten = 9:50; We're going to leave at ten to (the hour).
     15. prep. (Canada, UK, Newfoundland, West Midlands) At.
           Stay where you're to and I'll come find you, b'y.
     16. adv. Toward a closed, touching or engaging position.
           Please push the door to.
     17. adv. (nautical) Into the wind.
     18. adv. (misspelling of too)
she began to laugh;
to make a fire for them
flap
     1. n. (obsolete) A blow or slap (especially to the face).
     2. n. (archaic) A young prostitute.
     3. n. Anything broad and flexible that hangs loose, or that is attached by one side or end and is easily moved.
           a flap of a garment;   The envelope flap seemed curiously wrinkled.
     4. n. A hinged leaf.
           the flaps of a table; the flap of a shutter
     5. n. A side fin of a ray - also termed a wing.
     6. n. An upset, stir, scandal or controversy
           The comment caused quite a flap in the newspapers.
     7. n. The motion of anything broad and loose, or a stroke or sound made with it.
           the flap of a sail;  the flap of a wing
     8. n. A disease in the lips of horses.
     9. n. (aviation) A hinged surface on the trailing edge of the wings of an aeroplane.
     10. n. (phonetics) A consonant sound made by a single muscle contraction, such as the sound in the standard American English pronunciation of body.
     11. n. (surgery) A piece of tissue incompletely detached from the body, as an intermediate stage of plastic surgery.
     12. n. (slang) The female genitals.
the
     1. art. Definite grammatical article that implies necessarily that an entity it articulates is presupposed; something already mentioned, or completely specified later in that same sentence, or assumed already
           I’m reading the book. (Compare I’m reading a book.)
           The street in front of your house. (Compare A street in Paris.)
           The men and women watched the man give the birdseed to the bird.
     2. art. Used before a noun modified by a restrictive relative clause, indicating that the noun refers to a single referent defined by the relative clause.
           The street that runs through my hometown.
     3. art. Used before an object considered to be unique, or of which there is only one at a time.
           No one knows how many galaxies there are in the universe.
           God save the Queen!
     4. art. Used before a superlative or an ordinal number modifying a noun, to indicate that the noun refers to a single item.
           That was the best apple pie ever.
     5. art. Added to a superlative or an ordinal number to make it into a substantive.
           That apple pie was the best.
     6. art. Introducing a singular term to be taken generically: preceding a name of something standing for a whole class.
     7. art. Used before an adjective, indicating all things (especially persons) described by that adjective.
           Feed the hungry, clothe the naked, comfort the afflicted, and afflict the comfortable.
     8. art. Used to indicate a certain example of (a noun) which is usually of most concern or most common or familiar.
           No one in the whole country had seen it before.
           I don't think I'll get to it until the morning.
     9. art. Used before a body part (especially of someone previously mentioned), as an alternative to a possessive pronoun.
           A stone hit him on the head. (= “A stone hit him on his head.”)
     10. art. When stressed, indicates that it describes an object which is considered to be best or exclusively worthy of attention.
           That is the hospital to go to for heart surgery.
     11. adv. 1=With a comparative or and a verb phrase, establishes a parallel with one or more other such comparatives.
           The hotter the better.
           The more I think about it, the weaker it looks.
           The more money donated, the more books purchased, and the more happy children.
           It looks weaker and weaker, the more I think about it.
     12. adv. 1=With a comparative, and often with.
           It was a difficult time, but I’m the wiser for it.
           It was a difficult time, and I’m none the wiser for it.
           I'm much the wiser for having had a difficult time like that.
like the body of a dog
the coroner left it open
wings
     1. n. plural of wing
     2. v. third-person singular present indicative of wing
     wing
          1. n. An appendage of an animal's (bird, bat, insect) body that enables it to fly; a similar fin at the side of a ray or similar fish
          2. n. (slang) Human arm.
          3. n. Part of an airplane that produces the lift for rising into the air.
          4. n. One of the large pectoral fins of a flying fish.
          5. n. One of the broad, thin, anterior lobes of the foot of a pteropod, used as an organ in swimming.
          6. n. (botany) Any membranaceous expansion, such as that along the sides of certain stems, or of a fruit of the kind called samara.
          7. n. (botany) Either of the two side petals of a papilionaceous flower.
          8. n. A side shoot of a tree or plant; a branch growing up by the side of another.
          9. n. Passage by flying; flight.
                to take wing
          10. n. Motive or instrument of flight; means of flight or of rapid motion.
          11. n. A part of something that is lesser in size than the main body, such as an extension from the main building.
                the west wing of the hospital
                the wings of a corkscrew
          12. n. Anything that agitates the air as a wing does, or is put in winglike motion by the action of the air, such as a fan or vane for winnowing grain, the vane or sail of a windmill, etc.
          13. n. An ornament worn on the shoulder; a small epaulet or shoulder knot.
          14. n. A fraction of a political movement. Usually implies a position apart from the mainstream center position.
          15. n. An organizational grouping in a military aviation service:
          16. n. (British) A unit of command consisting of two or more squadrons and itself being a sub-unit of a group or station.
          17. n. (US) A larger formation of two or more groups, which in turn control two or more squadrons.
          18. n. (British) A panel of a car which encloses the wheel area, especially the front wheels.
          19. n. (nautical) A platform on either side of the bridge of a vessel, normally found in pairs.
          20. n. (nautical) That part of the hold or orlop of a vessel which is nearest the sides. In a fleet, one of the extremities when the ships are drawn up in line, or when forming the two sides of a triangle.
          21. n. (sports) A position in several field games on either side of the field.
          22. n. (sports) A player occupying such a position, also called a winger
          23. n. (typography, informal, rare) A háček.
          24. n. (theater) One of the unseen areas on the side of the stage in a theatre.
          25. n. (in the plural) The insignia of a qualified pilot or aircrew member.
          26. n. A portable shelter consisting of a fabric roof on a frame, like a tent without sides.
          27. n. On the Enneagram, one of the two adjacent types to an enneatype that forms an individual's subtype of his or her enneatype
                Tom's a 4 on the Enneagram, with a 3 wing.
          28. v. To injure slightly (as with a gunshot), especially in the arm.
          29. v. (intransitive) To fly.
          30. v. (transitive, of a building) To add a wing (extra part) to.
          31. v. To act or speak extemporaneously; to improvise; to wing it.
          32. v. To throw.
without
     1. adv. (archaic or literary) Outside, externally.
     2. adv. Lacking something.
           Being from a large, poor family, he learned to live without.
     3. prep. (archaic or literary) Outside of, beyond.
           The snow was swirling without the cottage, but it was warm within.
     4. prep. Not having, containing, characteristic of, etc.
           It was a mistake to leave my house without a coat.
     5. prep. Not doing or not having done something.
           He likes to eat everything without sharing.
           He shot without warning anyone.
     6. conj. (archaic, otherwise nonstandard) Unless, except (introducing a clause).
without anything
without leaving the box
flying
     1. adj. That can fly.
           (m, en, flying fox)
     2. adj. Brief or hurried.
           (m, en, flying visit)
     3. adj. (nautical, of a sail) Not secured by yards.
     4. n. An act of flight.
     5. v. present participle of fly
     fly
          1. n. (rural, Scotland, Northern England) A wing.
                The bullet barely grazed the wild fowl's fly.
          2. n. A fly (insect)
          3. n. (zoology) Any insect of the order Diptera; characterized by having two wings (except for some wingless species), also called true flies.
          4. n. (non-technical) Especially, any of the insects of the family Muscidae, such as the common housefly (other families of Diptera include mosquitoes and midges).
          5. n. Any similar, but unrelated insect such as dragonfly or butterfly.
          6. n. (fishing) A lightweight fishing lure resembling an insect.
          7. n. (weightlifting) A chest exercise performed by moving extended arms from the sides to in front of the chest. (also flye)
          8. n. (obsolete) A witch's familiar.
          9. n. (obsolete) A parasite.
          10. n. (swimming) The butterfly stroke (plural is normally flys)
          11. v. (intransitive) To travel through the air, another gas(,) or a vacuum, without being in contact with a grounded surface.
                Birds of passage fly to warmer regions as it gets colder in winter.   The Concorde flew from Paris to New York faster than any other passenger airplane.   It takes about ele
          12. v. (ambitransitive, archaic, poetic) To flee, to escape (from).
                Fly, my lord! The enemy are upon us!
          13. v. (transitive, ergative) To cause to fly (travel or float in the air): to transport via air or the like.
                Charles Lindbergh flew his airplane The Spirit of St. Louis across the Atlantic ocean.   Why don’t you go outside and fly kites, kids? The wind is just perfect.   Birds fly
          14. v. (intransitive, colloquial, of a proposal, project or idea) To be accepted, come about or work out.
                Let's see if that idea flies.   You know, I just don't think that's going to fly. Why don't you spend your time on something better?
          15. v. (intransitive) To travel very fast, hasten.
          16. v. To move suddenly, or with violence; to do an act suddenly or swiftly.
                a door flies open;  a bomb flies apart
          17. v. To hunt with a hawk.
          18. v. To display a flag on a flagpole.
          19. n. (obsolete) The action of flying; flight.
          20. n. An act of flying.
                We had a quick half-hour fly back into the city.
          21. n. (baseball) A fly ball.
          22. n. (now, historical) A type of small, fast carriage (sometimes pluralised (m, en, flys)).
          23. n. A piece of canvas that covers the opening at the front of a tent.
          24. n. A strip of material (sometimes hiding zippers or buttons) at the front of a pair of trousers, pants, underpants, bootees, etc.
          25. n. The free edge of a flag.
          26. n. The horizontal length of a flag.
          27. n. Butterfly, a form of swimming.
          28. n. (weightlifting) An exercise that involves wide opening and closing of the arms perpendicular to the shoulders.
          29. n. The part of a vane pointing the direction from which the wind blows.
          30. n. (nautical) That part of a compass on which the points are marked; the compass card.
          31. n. Two or more vanes set on a revolving axis, to act as a fanner, or to equalize or impede the motion of machinery by the resistance of the air, as in the striking part of a clock.
          32. n. A heavy wheel, or cross arms with weights at the ends on a revolving axis, to regulate or equalize the motion of machinery by means of its inertia, where the power communicated, or the resistance to b
          33. n. (historical) A light horse-drawn carriage that can be hired for transportation.
          34. n. In a knitting machine, the piece hinged to the needle, which holds the engaged loop in position while the needle is penetrating another loop; a latch.
          35. n. The pair of arms revolving around the bobbin, in a spinning wheel or spinning frame, to twist the yarn.
          36. n. (weaving) A shuttle driven through the shed by a blow or jerk.
          37. n. (printing, historical) The person who took the printed sheets from the press.
          38. n. (printing, historical) A vibrating frame with fingers, attached to a power printing press for doing the same work.
          39. n. One of the upper screens of a stage in a theatre.
          40. n. (cotton manufacture) waste cotton
          41. v. (intransitive, baseball) To hit a fly ball; to hit a fly ball that is caught for an out. Compare ground (verb) and line (verb).
                Jones flied to right in his last at-bat.
          42. adj. (slang) Quick-witted, alert, mentally sharp.
          43. adj. (slang) Well dressed, smart in appearance.
                He's pretty fly.
          44. adj. (slang) Beautiful; displaying physical beauty.
          45. adj. (slang) Sneaky
to
     1. part. (en-part)
     2. part. A particle used for marking the following verb as an infinitive.
           I want to leave.
           He asked me what to do.
           I don’t know how to say it.
           I have places to go and people to see.
     3. part. As above, with the verb implied.
           Did you visit the museum? I wanted to, but it was closed..
           If he hasn't read it yet, he ought to.
     4. part. A particle used to create phrasal or prepositional verbs.
           I have to do laundry today.
           She looks to him for guidance.
     5. prep. Indicating destination: In the direction of, and arriving at.
           We are walking to the shop.
     6. prep. Used to indicate purpose.
           He devoted himself to education.
           They drank to his health.
     7. prep. Indicating a relationship between an adjective and an infinitive.
           The log was heavy to lift.
           I chose to change my mind.
     8. prep. Used to indicate result of action.
           His face was beaten to a pulp.
     9. prep. Used after an adjective to indicate its application.
           similar to ..., relevant to ..., pertinent to ..., I was nice to him, he was cruel to her, I am used to walking.
     10. prep. (obsolete,) As a.
           With God to friend (with God as a friend);   with The Devil to fiend (with the Devil as a foe);   lambs slaughtered to lake (lambs slaughtered as a sacrifice);   t
     11. prep. (arithmetic) Used to indicate ratios; in informal use the ratios are not reduced to smallest terms.
           one to one = 1:1
           ten to one = 10:1.
     12. prep. (arithmetic) Used to indicate that the preceding term is to be raised to the power of the following value; indicates exponentiation.
           Three squared or three to the second power is nine.
           Three to the power of two is nine.
           Three to the second is nine.
     13. prep. Used to indicate the indirect object.
           I gave the book to him.
     14. prep. (time) Preceding.
           ten to ten = 9:50; We're going to leave at ten to (the hour).
     15. prep. (Canada, UK, Newfoundland, West Midlands) At.
           Stay where you're to and I'll come find you, b'y.
     16. adv. Toward a closed, touching or engaging position.
           Please push the door to.
     17. adv. (nautical) Into the wind.
     18. adv. (misspelling of too)
went to the sink
funny thing to want
fly
     1. n. (rural, Scotland, Northern England) A wing.
           The bullet barely grazed the wild fowl's fly.
     2. n. A fly (insect)
     3. n. (zoology) Any insect of the order Diptera; characterized by having two wings (except for some wingless species), also called true flies.
     4. n. (non-technical) Especially, any of the insects of the family Muscidae, such as the common housefly (other families of Diptera include mosquitoes and midges).
     5. n. Any similar, but unrelated insect such as dragonfly or butterfly.
     6. n. (fishing) A lightweight fishing lure resembling an insect.
     7. n. (weightlifting) A chest exercise performed by moving extended arms from the sides to in front of the chest. (also flye)
     8. n. (obsolete) A witch's familiar.
     9. n. (obsolete) A parasite.
     10. n. (swimming) The butterfly stroke (plural is normally flys)
     11. v. (intransitive) To travel through the air, another gas(,) or a vacuum, without being in contact with a grounded surface.
           Birds of passage fly to warmer regions as it gets colder in winter.   The Concorde flew from Paris to New York faster than any other passenger airplane.   It takes about ele
     12. v. (ambitransitive, archaic, poetic) To flee, to escape (from).
           Fly, my lord! The enemy are upon us!
     13. v. (transitive, ergative) To cause to fly (travel or float in the air): to transport via air or the like.
           Charles Lindbergh flew his airplane The Spirit of St. Louis across the Atlantic ocean.   Why don’t you go outside and fly kites, kids? The wind is just perfect.   Birds fly
     14. v. (intransitive, colloquial, of a proposal, project or idea) To be accepted, come about or work out.
           Let's see if that idea flies.   You know, I just don't think that's going to fly. Why don't you spend your time on something better?
     15. v. (intransitive) To travel very fast, hasten.
     16. v. To move suddenly, or with violence; to do an act suddenly or swiftly.
           a door flies open;  a bomb flies apart
     17. v. To hunt with a hawk.
     18. v. To display a flag on a flagpole.
     19. n. (obsolete) The action of flying; flight.
     20. n. An act of flying.
           We had a quick half-hour fly back into the city.
     21. n. (baseball) A fly ball.
     22. n. (now, historical) A type of small, fast carriage (sometimes pluralised (m, en, flys)).
     23. n. A piece of canvas that covers the opening at the front of a tent.
     24. n. A strip of material (sometimes hiding zippers or buttons) at the front of a pair of trousers, pants, underpants, bootees, etc.
     25. n. The free edge of a flag.
     26. n. The horizontal length of a flag.
     27. n. Butterfly, a form of swimming.
     28. n. (weightlifting) An exercise that involves wide opening and closing of the arms perpendicular to the shoulders.
     29. n. The part of a vane pointing the direction from which the wind blows.
     30. n. (nautical) That part of a compass on which the points are marked; the compass card.
     31. n. Two or more vanes set on a revolving axis, to act as a fanner, or to equalize or impede the motion of machinery by the resistance of the air, as in the striking part of a clock.
     32. n. A heavy wheel, or cross arms with weights at the ends on a revolving axis, to regulate or equalize the motion of machinery by means of its inertia, where the power communicated, or the resistance to b
     33. n. (historical) A light horse-drawn carriage that can be hired for transportation.
     34. n. In a knitting machine, the piece hinged to the needle, which holds the engaged loop in position while the needle is penetrating another loop; a latch.
     35. n. The pair of arms revolving around the bobbin, in a spinning wheel or spinning frame, to twist the yarn.
     36. n. (weaving) A shuttle driven through the shed by a blow or jerk.
     37. n. (printing, historical) The person who took the printed sheets from the press.
     38. n. (printing, historical) A vibrating frame with fingers, attached to a power printing press for doing the same work.
     39. n. One of the upper screens of a stage in a theatre.
     40. n. (cotton manufacture) waste cotton
     41. v. (intransitive, baseball) To hit a fly ball; to hit a fly ball that is caught for an out. Compare ground (verb) and line (verb).
           Jones flied to right in his last at-bat.
     42. adj. (slang) Quick-witted, alert, mentally sharp.
     43. adj. (slang) Well dressed, smart in appearance.
           He's pretty fly.
     44. adj. (slang) Beautiful; displaying physical beauty.
     45. adj. (slang) Sneaky
with
     1. prep. Against.
           He picked a fight with the class bully.
     2. prep. In the company of; alongside, close to; near to.
           He went with his friends.
     3. prep. In addition to; as an accessory to.
           She owns a motorcycle with a sidecar.
     4. prep. Used to indicate simultaneous happening, or immediate succession or consequence.
     5. prep. In support of.
           We are with you all the way.
     6. prep. (obsolete) To denote the accomplishment of cause, means, instrument, etc; – sometimes equivalent to by.
           slain with robbers
     7. prep. Using as an instrument; by means of.
           cut with a knife
     8. prep. (obsolete) Using as nourishment; more recently replaced by on.
     9. prep. Having, owning.
     10. adv. (a, US) along, together with others/group etc.
           Do you want to come with?
     11. n. alternative form of withe
with a sigh
with a grin
a
     1. n. The name of the Latin script letter A/a.
     2. art. One; any indefinite example of; used to denote a singular item of a group.
           There was a man here looking for you yesterday.
     3. art. Used in conjunction with the adjectives score, dozen, hundred, thousand, and million, as a function word.
           I've seen it happen a hundred times.
     4. art. One certain or particular; any single.
           We've received an interesting letter from a Mrs. Miggins of London.
     5. art. The same; one.
           We are of a mind on matters of morals.
     6. art. Any, every; used before a noun which has become modified to limit its scope;
           A man who dies intestate leaves his children troubles and difficulties.
           He fell all that way, and hasn't a bump on his head?
     7. art. Used before plural nouns modified by few, good many, couple, great many, etc.
     8. art. Someone or something like; similar to; Used before a proper noun to create an example out of it.
           The center of the village was becoming a Times Square.
     9. prep. (archaic) To do with position or direction; In, on, at, by, towards, onto.
           Stand a tiptoe.
     10. prep. To do with separation; In, into.
           Torn a pieces.
     11. prep. To do with time; Each, per, in, on, by.
           I brush my teeth twice a day.
     12. prep. (obsolete) To do with method; In, with.
     13. prep. (obsolete) To do with role or capacity; In.
           A God’s name.
     14. prep. To do with status; In.
     15. prep. (archaic) To do with process, with a passive verb; In the course of, experiencing.
     16. prep. (archaic) To do with an action, an active verb; Engaged in.
     17. prep. (archaic) To do with an action/movement; To, into.
     18. v. (archaic or slang) Have.
           I'd a come, if you'd a asked.
     19. pron. (obsolete, outside, England, and, Scotland dialects) He.
     20. interj. A meaningless syllable; ah.
     21. prep. (archaic, slang) Of.
           The name of John a Gaunt.
     22. adv. (chiefly Scotland) All.
     23. adj. (chiefly Scotland) All.
a thump
as a rule
light
     1. v. To start (a fire).
           We lit the fire to get some heat.
     2. v. To set fire to; to set burning; to kindle.
           She lit her last match.
     3. v. To illuminate.
           I used my torch to light the way home through the woods in the night.
     4. v. (intransitive) To become ignited; to take fire.
           This soggy match will not light.
     5. v. To attend or conduct with a light; to show the way to by means of a light.
     6. adj. Of low weight; not heavy.
           My bag was much lighter once I had dropped off the books.
     7. adj. Lightly-built; designed for speed or small loads.
           We took a light aircraft down to the city.
     8. adj. Gentle; having little force or momentum.
           This artist clearly had a light, flowing touch.
     9. adj. Easy to endure or perform.
           light duties around the house
     10. adj. Low in fat, calories, alcohol, salt, etc.
           This light beer still gets you drunk if you have enough of it.
     11. adj. Unimportant, trivial, having little value or significance.
           I made some light comment, and we moved on.
     12. adj. (rail transport, of a locomotive, usually with run) travelling with no carriages, wagons attached
     13. adj. (obsolete) Unchaste, wanton.
     14. adj. Not heavily armed; armed with light weapons.
           light troops; a troop of light horse
     15. adj. Not encumbered; unembarrassed; clear of impediments; hence, active; nimble; swift.
     16. adj. (dated) Easily influenced by trifling considerations; unsteady; unsettled; volatile.
           a light, vain person; a light mind
     17. adj. Indulging in, or inclined to, levity; lacking dignity or solemnity; frivolous; airy.
           Ogden Nash was a writer of light verse.
     18. adj. Not quite sound or normal; somewhat impaired or deranged; dizzy; giddy.
     19. adj. Not of the legal, standard, or usual weight; clipped; diminished.
           light coin
     20. adj. Easily interrupted by stimulation.
           light sleep; light anesthesia
     21. adv. Carrying little.
           I prefer to travel light.
     22. n. (curling) A stone that is not thrown hard enough.
     23. v. (nautical) To unload a ship, or to jettison material to make it lighter
     24. v. To lighten; to ease of a burden; to take off.
     25. v. To find by chance.
           I lit upon a rare book in a second-hand bookseller's.
     26. v. To stop upon (of eyes or a glance); to notice
     27. v. (archaic) To alight; to land or come down.
           She fell out of the window but luckily lit on her feet.
light up
she held it toward the light
flapping
     1. adj. That flaps or flap.
           flapping sails
     2. n. An instance where one flaps.
     3. n. (phonology) A phonological process found in many dialects of English, especially American English and Canadian English, by which intervocalic (IPAchar, /t/) and IPAchar, /d/ surface as the alveolar fl
     4. n. (computing, telecommunications) The situation where a resource, a network destination, etc., is advertised as being available and then unavailable (or available by different routes) in rapid successio
     5. v. present participle of flap
     flap
          1. n. (obsolete) A blow or slap (especially to the face).
          2. n. (archaic) A young prostitute.
          3. n. Anything broad and flexible that hangs loose, or that is attached by one side or end and is easily moved.
                a flap of a garment;   The envelope flap seemed curiously wrinkled.
          4. n. A hinged leaf.
                the flaps of a table; the flap of a shutter
          5. n. A side fin of a ray - also termed a wing.
          6. n. An upset, stir, scandal or controversy
                The comment caused quite a flap in the newspapers.
          7. n. The motion of anything broad and loose, or a stroke or sound made with it.
                the flap of a sail;  the flap of a wing
          8. n. A disease in the lips of horses.
          9. n. (aviation) A hinged surface on the trailing edge of the wings of an aeroplane.
          10. n. (phonetics) A consonant sound made by a single muscle contraction, such as the sound in the standard American English pronunciation of body.
          11. n. (surgery) A piece of tissue incompletely detached from the body, as an intermediate stage of plastic surgery.
          12. n. (slang) The female genitals.
of
     1. prep. Expressing direction.
     2. prep. (now, obsolete or dialectal) From (of distance, direction), off.
     3. prep. (obsolete except in phrases) Since, from (a given time, earlier state etc.).
     4. prep. From, away from (a position, number, distance etc.).
     5. prep. (North America, Scotland, Ireland) Before (the hour); to.
     6. prep. Expressing separation.
     7. prep. Indicating removal, absence or separation, with the action indicated by a transitive verb and the quality or substance by a grammatical object.
     8. prep. Indicating removal, absence or separation, with resulting state indicated by an adjective.
     9. prep. (obsolete) Indicating removal, absence or separation, construed with an intransitive verb.
     10. prep. Expressing origin.
     11. prep. Indicating an ancestral source or origin of descent.
     12. prep. Indicating a (non-physical) source of action or emotion; introducing a cause, instigation; from, out of, as an expression of.
     13. prep. Following an intransitive verb: indicating the source or cause of the verb.
     14. prep. Following an adjective, indicating the subject or cause of the adjective.
     15. prep. Expressing agency.
     16. prep. Following a passive verb to indicate the agent (for most verbs, now usually expressed with (m, en, by)).
     17. prep. Used to introduce the subjective genitive; following a noun to form the head of a postmodifying noun phrase.
     18. prep. Following an adjective, used to indicate the agent of something described by the adjective.
     19. prep. Expressing composition, substance.
     20. prep. After a verb expressing construction, making etc., used to indicate the material or substance used.
     21. prep. Directly following a noun, used to indicate the material from which it is made.
     22. prep. Indicating the composition of a given collective or quantitative noun.
     23. prep. Used to link a given class of things with a specific example of that class.
     24. prep. Linking two nouns in near-apposition, with the first qualifying the second; which is also.
     25. prep. Introducing subject matter.
     26. prep. Linking an intransitive verb, or a transitive verb and its subject (especially verbs to do with thinking, feeling, expressing etc.), with its subject-matter: concerning, with regard to.
     27. prep. Following a noun (now chiefly nouns of knowledge, communication etc.), to introduce its subject matter; about, concerning.
     28. prep. Following an adjective, to introduce its subject matter.
     29. prep. Having partitive effect.
     30. prep. Following a number or other quantitive word: introducing the whole for which is indicated only the specified part or segment; from among.
     31. prep. Following a noun indicating a given part.
     32. prep. (now, archaic, literary) With preceding partitive word assumed, or as a predicate after to be: some, an amount of, one of.
     33. prep. Linking to a genitive noun or possessive pronoun, with partitive effect (though now often merged with possessive senses, below).
     34. prep. Expressing possession.
     35. prep. Belonging to, existing in, or taking place in a given location, place or time. Compare origin senses, above.
     36. prep. Belonging to (a place) through having title, ownership or control over it.
     37. prep. Belonging to (someone or something) as something they possess or have as a characteristic; the possessive genitive. (With abstract nouns, this intersects with the subjective genitive, above under agen
     38. prep. Forming the objective genitive.
     39. prep. Following an agent noun, verbal noun or noun of action.
     40. prep. Expressing qualities or characteristics.
     41. prep. (now, archaic or literary) Linking an adjective with a noun or noun phrase to form a quasi-adverbial qualifier; in respect of, as regards.
     42. prep. Indicating a quality or characteristic; characterized by.
     43. prep. Indicating quantity, age, price etc.
     44. prep. Expressing a point in time.
     45. prep. (chiefly regional) During the course of (a set period of time, day of the week etc.), now specifically with implied repetition or regularity.
     46. prep. (_) For (a given length of time), chiefly in negative constructions.
           I've not tekken her out of a goodly long while.
     47. prep. Used after a noun to indicate duration of a state, activity etc.
     48. prep. Used to link singular indefinite nouns (preceded by the indefinite article) and attributive adjectives modified by certain common adverbs of degree.
           not that good of an idea
     49. v. (usually in modal perfect constructions) (eye dialect of have) or ’ve, chiefly in depictions of colloquial speech.
being afraid of them
out of patience with her now
the
     1. art. Definite grammatical article that implies necessarily that an entity it articulates is presupposed; something already mentioned, or completely specified later in that same sentence, or assumed already
           I’m reading the book. (Compare I’m reading a book.)
           The street in front of your house. (Compare A street in Paris.)
           The men and women watched the man give the birdseed to the bird.
     2. art. Used before a noun modified by a restrictive relative clause, indicating that the noun refers to a single referent defined by the relative clause.
           The street that runs through my hometown.
     3. art. Used before an object considered to be unique, or of which there is only one at a time.
           No one knows how many galaxies there are in the universe.
           God save the Queen!
     4. art. Used before a superlative or an ordinal number modifying a noun, to indicate that the noun refers to a single item.
           That was the best apple pie ever.
     5. art. Added to a superlative or an ordinal number to make it into a substantive.
           That apple pie was the best.
     6. art. Introducing a singular term to be taken generically: preceding a name of something standing for a whole class.
     7. art. Used before an adjective, indicating all things (especially persons) described by that adjective.
           Feed the hungry, clothe the naked, comfort the afflicted, and afflict the comfortable.
     8. art. Used to indicate a certain example of (a noun) which is usually of most concern or most common or familiar.
           No one in the whole country had seen it before.
           I don't think I'll get to it until the morning.
     9. art. Used before a body part (especially of someone previously mentioned), as an alternative to a possessive pronoun.
           A stone hit him on the head. (= “A stone hit him on his head.”)
     10. art. When stressed, indicates that it describes an object which is considered to be best or exclusively worthy of attention.
           That is the hospital to go to for heart surgery.
     11. adv. 1=With a comparative or and a verb phrase, establishes a parallel with one or more other such comparatives.
           The hotter the better.
           The more I think about it, the weaker it looks.
           The more money donated, the more books purchased, and the more happy children.
           It looks weaker and weaker, the more I think about it.
     12. adv. 1=With a comparative, and often with.
           It was a difficult time, but I’m the wiser for it.
           It was a difficult time, and I’m none the wiser for it.
           I'm much the wiser for having had a difficult time like that.
at the proper time
but I opened the door
wings
     1. n. plural of wing
     2. v. third-person singular present indicative of wing
     wing
          1. n. An appendage of an animal's (bird, bat, insect) body that enables it to fly; a similar fin at the side of a ray or similar fish
          2. n. (slang) Human arm.
          3. n. Part of an airplane that produces the lift for rising into the air.
          4. n. One of the large pectoral fins of a flying fish.
          5. n. One of the broad, thin, anterior lobes of the foot of a pteropod, used as an organ in swimming.
          6. n. (botany) Any membranaceous expansion, such as that along the sides of certain stems, or of a fruit of the kind called samara.
          7. n. (botany) Either of the two side petals of a papilionaceous flower.
          8. n. A side shoot of a tree or plant; a branch growing up by the side of another.
          9. n. Passage by flying; flight.
                to take wing
          10. n. Motive or instrument of flight; means of flight or of rapid motion.
          11. n. A part of something that is lesser in size than the main body, such as an extension from the main building.
                the west wing of the hospital
                the wings of a corkscrew
          12. n. Anything that agitates the air as a wing does, or is put in winglike motion by the action of the air, such as a fan or vane for winnowing grain, the vane or sail of a windmill, etc.
          13. n. An ornament worn on the shoulder; a small epaulet or shoulder knot.
          14. n. A fraction of a political movement. Usually implies a position apart from the mainstream center position.
          15. n. An organizational grouping in a military aviation service:
          16. n. (British) A unit of command consisting of two or more squadrons and itself being a sub-unit of a group or station.
          17. n. (US) A larger formation of two or more groups, which in turn control two or more squadrons.
          18. n. (British) A panel of a car which encloses the wheel area, especially the front wheels.
          19. n. (nautical) A platform on either side of the bridge of a vessel, normally found in pairs.
          20. n. (nautical) That part of the hold or orlop of a vessel which is nearest the sides. In a fleet, one of the extremities when the ships are drawn up in line, or when forming the two sides of a triangle.
          21. n. (sports) A position in several field games on either side of the field.
          22. n. (sports) A player occupying such a position, also called a winger
          23. n. (typography, informal, rare) A háček.
          24. n. (theater) One of the unseen areas on the side of the stage in a theatre.
          25. n. (in the plural) The insignia of a qualified pilot or aircrew member.
          26. n. A portable shelter consisting of a fabric roof on a frame, like a tent without sides.
          27. n. On the Enneagram, one of the two adjacent types to an enneatype that forms an individual's subtype of his or her enneatype
                Tom's a 4 on the Enneagram, with a 3 wing.
          28. v. To injure slightly (as with a gunshot), especially in the arm.
          29. v. (intransitive) To fly.
          30. v. (transitive, of a building) To add a wing (extra part) to.
          31. v. To act or speak extemporaneously; to improvise; to wing it.
          32. v. To throw.
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