Monday, November 14, 2005

 

786 GOOD DICTIONARY TALK 15 OF 35

1 keen
2 keep
3 kind
4 kindly
5 know


(1) keen

:finely sharpened
:characterized by strength
:characterized by distinctness of perception
:extremely responsive
:having great mental penetration
:showing great mental acumen
:animated by strong feeling
:animated by strong desire

:eager
:interested
:great
:wonderful
:marvelous

(2) keep
:to maintain some action in accordance with specific requirements
: to maintain some action in accordance with a specific promise
:to cause to continue in a given place
:to cause to continue in a given position

:to cause to continue in a given state

:to cause to continue in a given course

:to cause to continue in a given action

:to maintain in condition by care

:to maintain in condition by order

:to maintain in condition by labor

:to maintain in useable condition

:to have the care of
:to observe
:to pay obedient regard to
:to conform to
:to observe with festivities

:to guard

:to protect from harm

:to maintain

:to support

:to take care of

:to tend
:to maintain one's position
:to continue to follow a course
:to continue to hold
:to save :to hold
:to maintain in active existence
:to maintain an equal rate of activity with another
:to maintain an equal rate of progress with another
:to persevere
:to maintain the good condition of
:to keep in repair

:to stay informed

:with serious intent

:with serious purpose

:to observe

:to heed
:to watch
:proper
:fitting
:having in possession
:holding in possession
:to continue to have :to continue to hold

(3)kind

:of a good nature
:of a benevolent nature

:of a benevolent disposition
:having benevolence
:showing benevolence
:proceeding from
:considerate
:helpful
:mild
:gentle
:loving
:a sympathetic attitude toward others
:a willingness to do good
:a willingness to give pleasure
:a deep seated characteristic shown habitually
:a deep seated characteristic shown by considerate behaviour

(4)kindly

:having a benevolent spirit
:showing a benevolent spirit
:proceeding from a benevolent spirit
:having a benevolent disposition
:showing a benevolent disposition
:proceeding from a benevolent disposition
:kind hearted
:good-natured
:sympathetic
:gentle rule
:gentle laws
:mild rule
:mild laws
:pleasant
:agreeable
:favorable
:in a kind manner
:with sympathetic kindness
:with helpful kindness
:cordially

:heartily
:with liking
:favourably

:obligingly
:please

(5) know

:to perceive as truth
:to perceive as fact
:to understand as truth
:to understand as fact
:to apprehend clearly
:to apprehend with certainty
:to have established in the mind
:to have established in the memory
:to be cognizant of
:to be aware of
:to be acquainted with by sight
:to be acquainted with by experience
:to understand from experience
:to be able to distinguish one from another
:to have knowledge
:to have clear perception of truth
:to have certain perception of truth
:to have clear perception of fact
:to have certain perception of fact
:to be aware of some fact
:to have information about something
:the fact of knowledge
:the state of knowledge :knowledge
:being aware of meanings
:to be aware of something as a fact
:to be aware of something

1 large
2 laugh
3 lawful
4 learned
5 lengthen
6 lenient
7 liberate
8 liberty
9 life
10 life giving
11 light
12 likable
13 like
14 liking
15 literate
16 line
17 lively
18 lofty
19 loveable
20 lone
21 loyal
22 loyalty
23 luck

(1) large
:exceeding that which is common to a class
:great
:on a great scale
:of great scope
:of great range
:extensive broad
:grand
:generous
:bountiful
:generosity
:bounty
:free from confinement
:at liberty
:as a whole
:representing the whole of a body
:from a broad point of view

(2) laugh
:to express emotion as mirth audibly
:to express emotion as pleasure audibly
:to experience the emotion so expressed
:to drive by laughter
:to drive with laughter
:to put by laughter
:to put with laughter
:to bring by laughter
:to bring with laughter Aoutter with laughter
:the act of laughing
:the sound of laughing
:laughter
:methods of expressing appreciation of humor
:a soft audible sound
:a loud audible sound
(3)lawful
:allowed by law
:permitted by law
:not contrary to law
:recognized by law
:legally qualified
:recognized by law
:sanctioned by law
:legitimate
:acting in accordance with the law
:livi ng according to the law
:law abiding
(4) learned
:having much knowledge
:scholarly
:connected with the pursuit of knowledge
:involved with the pursuit of knowledge
:of learning
:showing learning
(5) lengthen
:to make greater in length
:to become greater in length
:to grow long
:the idea of making longer
:to make longer in the material sense
:to make longer in the immaterial sense
(6) lenient
:gently tolerant
:gently permissive

:gentle indulgent
:softening
:soothing
:alleviative
(7) liberate
:to set free
:to set free from bondage
:to release
:to disengage
:to set free from combination

(8) liberty

:freedom from arbitrary control

:freedom from external rule

:independence

:freedom from control

:freedom from interference

:freedom from obligation

:freedom from restriction

:freedom from hampering conditions

:power of doing according to choice

:right of doing according to choice

:power of thinking according to choice

:right of thinking according to choice

:power of speaking according to choice

:right of speaking according to choice

:freedom from captivity

:freedom from confinement

:freedom from physical restraint

:freedom to use a place
:a female figure personifying freedom from despotism
:freedom to do as specified
:freedom to be as specified

(9) life

:the condition that distinguishes animals and plants asmanifested by growth originating internally
:the animate existence of an individual
:the term of animate existence of an individual
:a corresponding state of existence conceived of as belonging to
:the soul
:a corresponding existence conceived of as belonging to the soul
:a corresonding principle of existence conceived of as belonging to
:the soul
:the general condition of human existence
:the universal condition of human existence
:any period of animate existence
:a living being
:living things collectively
:a particular aspect of existence
:the course of existence

:the sum of experiences that constitute a person's existence

:the sum of actions that constitute a person's existence

:animation

:liveliness

:resilience

:that which makes something alive

:that which keeps something alive

:the vivifying principle

:the quickening principle

:a mode of existence

:a manner of existence
:a person who is considered by another to be as precious as
:life
:one who enlivens
:that which enlivens
:effervescence
:sparkle
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