|achievement or distinction, astounding beauty, awesome splendor, exaltation, expressing surprise, exult, rejoice, fame; honor; praise; splendor; beauty, halo, heaven, praise of deity||glory|
|(archaic) shirt that soldiers wear over their uniform as to be able to recognize one another during a night attack; surprise military attack carried out at night by soldiers wearing "camisados", surprise attack||camisado|
|(Biblical) tower built by the descendants of Noah in an attempt to reach heaven (as a punishment, God created many different languages so they could not understand one another)||Tower of Babel|
|(British) destroy, annihilate; strike suddenly, make a surprise assault, opening allowing drainage from building, opening for draining water from deck, opening for draining water from the deck of a ship (Nautical), sink ship, wreck or ruin something||scupper|
|(British) respect, dignity (alternate spelling for honor), show respect; fulfill a promise (alternate spelling for honor)||honour|
|(Grammar) conjunction that expresses an oppositional relationship between two items (i.e. "or" in the phrase "one or the other"), containing or related to a disjunction, contrast word, dividing, showing contrast, tending to separate; expressing an oppo...||disjunctive|
|(Grammar) expressing exhortation||cohortative|
|(Grammar) imperfect tense, form which expresses an ongoing action; verb form in the imperfect tense, ending on 5th note of scale, expressing incomplete action, faulty, not able to reproduce, not complete, not perfect, not perfect; flawed, defective; of...||imperfect|
|(Grammar) noun; word or phrase functioning as a noun, directly attaching as dye color, essential, existing independently; real, tangible; substantial; of or pertaining to the essence of something; functioning as a noun (Grammar); expressing existence (...||substantive|
|(Grammar) verb form used to show that the subject is being acted upon (rather than performing an action), expressing action done to the subject, influenced by something external, lacking a power source, not actively taking part, not managed by the inve...||passive|
|(Grammar) word that denotes a part of a whole (i.e. some, half), expressing part of something, partitive construction, separating, dividing into parts; of part of the whole (Grammar)||partitive|
|(Greek Mythology) king of Elis, one of the Argonauts (wagered Hercules that his cattle stables could not be cleaned in one day and was killed for refusing to honor the bet)||Augeas|
|(Greek Mythology) of Prometheus, pertaining to Prometheus (Titan who stole fire from heaven and was punished by the gods), boldly creative||Promethean|
|(Hindu mythology) earthly incarnation of a god, human embodiment of a deity; (Internet) online image that represents a user in chat rooms or in a virtual "space", embodiment of something, image of person in virtual reality, incarnation of Hindu diety||avatar|
|(interjunction) exclamation, because of, conj. for what reason; because of which, for what reason?; for what purpose?, interj. Oh! (cry of surprise), reason; for what reason?; for what purpose?||why|
|(Judaism) joyful recitation, song of praise, name given to the group of Psalms 113-118 which is recited and chanted during Jewish holidays (such as Passover, Shavuoth, Sukkoth and Rosh Hodesh)||hallel|
|(Latin) ancient Roman game of chance based on the use of dice; (Classical Mythology) nickname of Athena that refers to a holy place built in her honor by Aleus; old city located on the Eastern border of Arcadia||alea|
|(Martial Arts) Korean grade indicating achievement level below black belt||gup|
|(new england) used in surprise||vum|
|(Psychology) pertaining to conation (conscious or unconscious mental striving towards a goal); expressing effort (Grammar)||conative|
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