Of the nature of a line.
A vessel belonging to a steamship-line.
Pertaining to the use of the tongue in utterance.
One who is acquainted with several languages.
The science of languages, or of the origin, history, and significance of words.
A liquid preparation for rubbing on the skin in cases of bruises, inflammation, etc.
Possessing a liquefying nature or power.
To convert into a liquid or into liquid form.
An alcoholic cordial sweetened and flavored with aromatic substances.
To deliver the amount or value of.
Any alcoholic or intoxicating liquid.
The state or condition of knowing how to read and write.
Following the exact words.
The written or printed productions of the human mind collectively.
A print made by printing from stone.
In engraving, an etched stone surface for printing.
A party to a lawsuit.
To cause to become the subject-matter of a suit at law.
Of, pertaining to, or living on a shore.
Means of subsistence.
Black-and-blue, as contused flesh.
A non-coherent mixture of sand and clay.
Indicating place, or the place where or wherein an action occurs.
The act or power of moving from one place to another.
A somewhat continuous unstratified metal- bearing vein.
The act of furnishing with temporary quarters.
The science of correct thinking.
Capable of or characterized by clear reasoning.
An expert reasoner.
One who consumes time idly.
Unusually prolonged life.
A little lord.
A lake or loch.
A small insect parasitic on and sucking the blood of mammals.
One of the heavenly bodies as a source of light.
Showing increase of light.
The quality of giving or radiating light.
Giving or radiating light.
Pertaining to the moon.
An insane person.
Ghastly and sensational.
Rich, sweet, and delicious.
Excessive or superfluous growth or quantity.
Abundant or superabundant in growth.
To live sumptuously.
One of the most ancient of stringed instruments of the harp class.
Fitted for expression in song.
To cover or pave, as a path or roadway, with small broken stone.
The parts of a machine or engine, taken collectively.
One who makes or repairs machines, or uses metal-working tools.
The whole of any sphere or department of nature or knowledge to which man is related.
To inflame with passion.
A painted or sculptured representation of the Virgin, usually with the infant Jesus.
Having an air of authority.
The office or dignity of a magistrate.
Generous in treating or judging others.
A person of rank or importance.
A body possessing that peculiar form of polarity found in nature in the lodestone.
To make a magnet of, permanently, or temporarily.
The exhibition of greatness of action, character, intellect, wealth, or power.
Grand or majestic in appearance, quality, or action.
A great Hindu prince.
To hold or preserve in any particular state or condition.
That which supports or sustains.
Indian corn: usually in the United States called simply corn.
The arrangements or combination of the parts of which anything is composed.
Any physical disease or disorder, especially a chronic or deep-seated one.
A fever characterized by alternating chills, fever, and sweating.
One who is dissatisfied with the existing state of affairs.
The calling down of a curse or curses.
One who injures another.
Wishing evil to others.
To speak evil of, especially to do so falsely and severely.
Evil in nature or tending to do great harm or mischief.
A wooden hammer.
To treat ill, unkindly, roughly, or abusively.
A place or structure dangerous to human life.
Expressive of positive command, as distinguished from merely directory.
The long hair growing upon and about the neck of certain animals, as the horse and the lion.
An animal that devours human beings.
To make adroit or artful moves: manage affairs by strategy.
a person raving with madness.
A public declaration, making announcement, explanation or defense of intentions, or motives.
Like a man.
The qualities characteristic of a true man, as bravery, resolution, etc.
Constant or excessive adherence to one manner, style, or peculiarity, as of action or conduct.
The landed estate of a lord or nobleman.
The facing, sometimes richly ornamented, about a fireplace, including the usual shelf above it.
A person engaged in manufacturing as a business.
To set free from bondage.
Of or pertaining to the sea or matters connected with the sea.
Situated on or near the sea.
To put ashore and abandon (a person) on a desolate coast or island.
Pertaining to war or military operations.
Pertaining to Mars, either the Roman god of war or the planet.
Submission to death or persecution for the sake of faith or principle.
To be astonished and perplexed because of (something).
The art or work of constructing, as buildings, walls, etc., with regularly arranged stones.
A social party composed of persons masked and costumed so as to be disguised.
The unnecessary and indiscriminate killing of human beings.
Of considerable bulk and weight.
A superior production.
The attainment of superior skill.
That of which anything is composed or may be constructed.
To take perceptible or substantial form.
Pertaining or peculiar to a mother or to motherhood.
An entertainment (especially theatrical) held in the daytime.
The killing, especially the murdering, of one's mother.
The union of a man and a woman in marriage.
That which contains and gives shape or form to anything.
matter of fact
matter of fact (n)
Something that has actual and undeniable existence or reality.
Foolishly and tearfully affectionate.
A tomb of more than ordinary size or architectural pretensions.
Sickening or insipid.
A principle accepted as true and acted on as a rule or guide.
Afraid to express facts or opinions plainly.
To wind and turn while proceeding in a course.
The branch of physics that treats the phenomena caused by the action of forces.
A large medal.
Of or pertaining to the middle.
To effect by negotiating as an agent between parties.
A substance possessing or reputed to possess curative or remedial properties.
Belonging or relating to or descriptive of the middle ages.
The turning or revolving of a subject in the mind.
A composition of different songs or parts of songs arranged to run as a continuous whole.
To make better or improve, as in quality or social or physical condition.
Sweetly or smoothly flowing.
Characterized by a sweet succession of sounds.
A drama with a romantic story or plot and sensational situation and incidents.
A collection of wild animals, especially when kept for exhibition.
A wise and faithful teacher, guide, and friend.
Conducted or acting on business principles; commercial.
Disposed to pity and forgive.
Alluring by false or gaudy show.
An element that forms a base by combining with oxygen, is usually hard, heavy, and lustrous.
The art or science of extracting a metal from ores, as by smelting.
A passing from one form or shape into another.
A figure of speech in which one object is likened to another, by speaking as if the other.
One skilled in metaphysics.
The principles of philosophy as applied to explain the methods of any particular science.
Transition of the soul of a human being at death into another body, whether human or beast.
A figure of speech that consists in the naming of a thing by one of its attributes.