capable of influencing to action by entreaty, statement, or anything that moves the feelings.
Persistent or unyielding.
To disturb greatly.
Mental excitement or confusion.
The act of reading carefully or thoughtfully.
To pass or spread through every part.
The state of spreading through every part.
Thoroughly penetrating or permeating.
Diversion from the true meaning or proper purpose.
One who has forsaken a doctrine regarded as true for one esteemed false.
Admitting the entrance or passage of another substance.
A raging epidemic.
Having a malign influence or effect.
having the nature of or breeding pestilence.
To fail or lose power, efficiency, or value.
To convert into a substance of stony hardness and character.
The character or condition of being impatient, capricious or petulant.
A book containing the formulas and methods of preparation of medicines for the use of druggists.
The art or business of compounding and dispensing medicines.
Extraordinary or marvelous.
Any unusual occurrence.
To play at courtship with a woman.
One who endeavors to help his fellow men.
The study and collection of stamps.
Fond of music.
One who is fond of women.
An expert in linguistics.
The study of language in connection with history and literature.
To seek ultimate causes and principles.
The general principles, laws, or causes that furnish the rational explanation of anything.
Not easily roused to feeling or action.
Representing articulate sounds or speech.
Pertaining to the nature of sound.
A graphic character symbolizing an articulate sound.
The science of human vocal sounds.
The property of emitting light.
Pertaining to the combined action of light and electricity.
Any instrument for measuring the intensity of light or comparing the intensity of two lights.
The art of measuring the intensity of light.
A specialist in the science that treats of the phenomena associated with matter and energy.
The science that treats of the phenomena associated with matter and energy.
The doctrine that land and its products are the only true wealth.
The external appearance merely.
Description of nature.
The science of organic functions.
The physical structure or organization of a person.
Of small value.
A small flute.
A loose or separated part, as distinguished from the whole or the mass.
Open robbery, as in war.
A wooden framework in which an offender is fastened to boards and is exposed to public scorn.
An instrument having two lever-handles and two jaws working on a pivot.
An instrument having two jaws working on a pivot.
A high or topmost point, as a mountain-peak.
One among the first to explore a country.
To excite a slight degree of anger in.
Any small portion or meager allowance.
To bring from a state of angry or hostile feeling to one of patience or friendliness.
The stealing of passages from the writings of another and publishing them as one's own.
A polar projection of the heavens on a chart.
The property of some substances through which the form of the mass can readily be changed.
A written or spoken statement that is flat, dull, or commonplace.
An expression of applause.
Seeming likely to be true, though open to doubt.
A maker of plays for the stage.
An argument to obtain some desired action.
The person to whom anything is pledged.
One who gives a pledge.
A person fully empowered to transact any business.
A weight suspended by a line to test the verticality of something.
A piece of lead for making soundings, adjusting walls to the vertical.
Expressing past time or action prior to some other past time or action.
Containing or consisting of more than one.
A wealthy class in a political community who control the government by means of their money.
Pertaining to or consisting of air or gas.
An inferior poet.
Pertaining to poetry.
The rules and principles of poetry.
Severity or acuteness, especially of pain or grief.
Severely painful or acute to the spirit.
Pertaining to the poles of a sphere, especially of the earth.
The art of controversy or disputation.
The fine dust-like grains or powder formed within the anther of a flowering plant.
Government by several or many persons of what- ever class.
The rule of many.
the fact or condition of having more than one wife or husband at once.
Speaking several tongues.
A figure having many angles.
A solid bounded by plane faces, especially by more than four.
Having several syllables, especially more than three syllables.
Pertaining to, embracing, or practicing many arts.
The doctrine or belief that there are more gods than one.
To beat with something thick or bulky.
The quality of being marked by an assumed stateliness and impressiveness of manner.
Marked by an assumed stateliness and impressiveness of manner.
To meditate or reflect upon.
Unusually weighty or forcible.
The common people.
Containing many inhabitants, especially in proportion to the territory.
To indicate as being about to happen, especially by previous signs.
Anything that indicates what is to happen.
A portable case for holding writing-materials, drawings, etc.
To present in an orderly manner.
The manner in which a thing is placed.
Free from doubt or hesitation.
A force of men.
The having, holding, or detention of property in one's power or command.
Pertaining to the having, holding, or detention of property in one's power or command.
One who owns, enjoys, or controls anything, as property.
Being not beyond the reach of power natural, moral, or supernatural.
To make the date of any writing later than the real date.
The hinder part.
Pertaining to studies that are pursued after receiving a degree.
Something added to a letter after the writer's signature.
One possessed of great power or sway.
Anything that may be possible.
A dose of liquid medicine.
To talk about vainly or foolishly.
To utter in simple or childish talk.
A statement introductory to and explanatory of what follows.
A provision made in advance for some possible emergency or danger.
To happen first.
Priority in place, time, or rank.
An instance that may serve as a guide or basis for a rule.
Of the nature of an instance that may serve as a guide or basis for a rule.
The act of going forward.
A high and very steep or approximately vertical cliff.
Moving onward quickly and heedlessly.
To force forward prematurely.
Accuracy of limitation, definition, or adjustment.
Having the mental faculties prematurely developed.
A forerunner or herald.
Prone to pillaging.
An incumbent of a given office previous to another.
A difficult, trying situation or plight.
To state as belonging to something.
Ascendancy or preponderance.
Superior in power, influence, effectiveness, number, or degree.
To be chief in importance, quantity, or degree.
To secure the right of preference in the purchase of public land.
The right or act of purchasing before others.
To settle or arrange beforehand.
To exist at a period or in a state earlier than something else.
Existence antecedent to something.
A brief explanation or address to the reader, at the beginning of a book.
Pertaining to a brief explanation to the reader at the beginning of a book.
To hold in higher estimation.
More desirable than others.
An object of favor or choice.
Possessing, giving, or constituting preference or priority.
To attach at the beginning.
Capable of being grasped.
Adapted for grasping or holding.
The act of laying hold of or grasping.
A judgment or opinion formed without due examination of the facts.
A system of church government.
One of a higher order of clergy having direct authority over other clergy.