Tuesday, November 15, 2005

 

786 GOOD DICTIONARY TALK 29 OF 35

:to advocate a theory
:the art of supporting
:an instance of supporting
:the state of being supported
:that which serves as a foundation
:maintenance of a family
:maintenance of a person
:a person that financially supports
:a person that gives aid
:a person that gives assistance
:a supporting cast of persons
:to hold up
:to preserve
:to add strength to
(55) sure
:free from doubt as to the reliability
:free from doubt as to the character
:free from doubt as to the action
:confident of something expected
:convinced of something firmly believed
:fully persuaded of something firmly believed
:positive of something firmly believed
:assured beyond question
:certain beyond question
:worthy of confidence
:reliable
:firm
:stable :unerring
:admitting of no doubt
:destined
:certain
:to take care
:to be certain
:a certainty
:to be absolutely certain

:to become absolutely certain
:without doubt
:full belief that something is true
:full trust that something is true
(56) surplus
:that which remains above what is used
:that which remains above what is needed
:an amount greater than needed
:a quantity greater than needed :food grown in excess of needs
:the excess of assets
:being in excess of what is required
(57) surrender
:to submit to good :to yield to good
:the act of surrendering
:an instance of surrendering
(58) sweet
:fresh
:pleasing to the taste
:pleasing to the ear
:making a delicate sound
:making a pleasant sound
:making an agreeable sound
:musical
:pleasing to the smell
:pleasing
:agreeable
:yielding pleasure
:yielding enjoyment

:delightful
:pleasant in disposition
:pleasant in manners
:amiable
:kind
:gracious
:dear
:beloved
:precious
:easily managed
:done without effort
:effected without effort
:fresh
:performed with a regular beat
:performed with a moderate tempo
:performed with an emphasis on warm tones and clearly outlined melody
:that which gives a sweet flavor
:that which gives a sweet smell
:that which gives a sweet sound
:something pleasant to the mind
:something pleasant to the feelings
:a beloved person
:darling
:sweetheart
(59) symmetrical
:characterized by symmetry
:exhibiting symmetry
:well proportioned as a whole
:regular in form of corresponding parts
:regular in arrangements of corresonding parts
:regular in arrangement of corresponding parts
:having a tructure which exhibits a regular repeated pattern of the componentparts
(60) sympathetic
:characterized by a feeling of sympathy
:proceeding from a feeling of sympathy
:exhibiting a feeling of sympathy
:feeling sympathy
:sympathizing
:compassionate
:acting by a special natural sympathy
:acting by a special natural affinity
:affected by a special natural sympathy
:affected by a special natural affinity
:of the nature of a special natural sympathy
:of the nature of a special natural affinity
:congenial
:looking upon with favor
:pertaining to vibrations produced by a body as the direct result of similavibrations in a different body
(61) systematic
:having a system
:showing a system
:involving a system
:having a method
:showing a method
:involving a method
:having a plan
:showing a plan
:involving a plan
:characterized by system
:characterized by method
:methodical
:arranged in an ordered system
:comprising an ordered system
:concered with classication
:pertaining to a system of classification

:based on a system of classification
:in accordance with a system of classification

1 talkative
2 tame
3 temperate
4 thoughtful
5 thrifty
6 tidy
7 tighten
8 tireless
9 tractable
10 tranquility
11 triumph
12 true
13 trust
14 truth

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786 GOOD DICTIONARY TALK 28 OF 35

:a straight form
:a straight position

(41)straightforward

:going straight ahead

:directed straight ahead

:direct
:honest
:directly
:continuously forward
(42) strength
:the state of being strong
:the quality of being strong
:vigor
:mental power
:mental force
:mental vigor
:moral power
:firmness
:courage
:power by reason of influence
:effective force
:effective potency
:effective cogency
:the power of resisting force
:the power of resisting strain
:the power of resisting wear
:vigor of action
:vigor of language
:vigor of feeling
:something that makes strong
:something that is a source of power
:something that is a source of encouragement

someone that makes strong
:someone that is a source of power
:someone that is a source of encouragement
:power to remain firm
:capacity to do something
:inherent capacity to manifest energy
:inherent capacity to endure
:inherent capacity to resist

(43) strengthen

:to make stronger
:to give strength to
:to gain strength Aogrow stronger

(44) strong

:having great bodily power
:having great muscular power
:showing great bodily power
:showing great muscular power
:able to exert great bodily power
:able to exert great muscular power
:physically vigorous
:physically robust
:accompanied by great physical power
:accompanied by great physical force
:delivered by great physical power
:delivered by great physical force
:mentally powerful
:mentally vigorous
:specially able in a specific field
:especially able in a specific respect
:especially competent in a specific field

:especially competent in a specific respect
:especially powerful in a specific field
:especially powerful in a specific respect
:of great moral power
:of great moral firmness
:of great moral courage
:powerful in influence
:powerful in authority
:powerful in resources
:powerful in means of prevailing
:powerful in means of succeeding
:compelling
:of great force
:of great effectiveness
:of great potency
:of great cogency
:clear
:firm
:capable of managing money well
:well supplied
:able to resist strain
:able to resist force
:able to resist wear
:firm
:thorough going
:strenuous
:energetic
:vigorous
:moving with force
:moving with vigor
:acting with force
:acting with vigor
:distinct impressions
:marked resemblances
:marked contrast
:intense color
:having a high degree of flavor
:characterized by advancing prices
:having great magnification
(45) sturdy
:strongly built
:stalwart
:robus
:strong in substance
:strong in construction
:strong in texture
:firm
:courageous
:of strong growth
:of hardy growth

(46) submissive

:inclined to submit
:ready to submit
:humbly obedient
:marked by submission
:indicating submission

(47) succeed

:to happen according to a desire
:to turn out successfully
:to have the desired result
:to have a given degree of success
:to accomplish what is intended
:to accomplish what is attempted
:to attain success in some popularly recognized form
:to follow another by appointmen
:to come next after something else in an order
:to do well
:to turn out well
:to attain a goal

(48) success
:the favorable termination of attempts
:the prosperous termination of endeavors
:the attainment of
:a successful achievement
:a thing that is successful
:a person that is successful

(49) sufficient
:adequate for the purpose
:enough
:competent
(50) suitable
:such as to suit
:appropriate
:fitting
:becoming
(51) suited
:being appropriate
:being compatible
:being consistent with
(52) superior
:higher in degree
:above the average in excellence
:above the average in merit
:above the average in intelligence
:of higher grade

:of higher quality
:greater in quantity
:greater in amount
:not yielding
:not susceptible
:higher in position
(53) supplicate
:to pray humbly
:to make humble petition
:to make earnest petition
:to pray humbly to
:to petition humbly
:to ask for by humble entreaty
:to seek for by humble entreaty
(54) support
:to bear as a foundation
:to hold up as a foundation
:to serve asafoundation
:to sustain without giving way
:to undergo with patience
:to endure with patience
:to undergo with submission
:to endure with submission
:to tolerate
:to sustain the spirit under affliction
:to sustain with courage under affliction
:to sustain the mind under affliction

:to maintain a person by supplying things necessary to existence
:to maintain a family by supplying things necessary to existence
:to uphold a person by aid
:to maintain a principle

pages 241 to 246


 

786 GOOD DICTIONARY TALK 27 OF 35

:valid
:truth
:justice
:wisdom
:reason
:of substantial character
:of enduring character
:following in a systematic pattern without any apparent :defect in logic
:theologically correct
:free from moral defect

:upright
:honest
:good
:honorable
:loyal
:vigorous
:thorough

(32) spirited

:having mettle
:showing mettle
:showing courage
:showing vigor
:showing liveliness

(33)spiritual

:of spirit
:pertaining to spirit
:consisting of spirit
:incorporeal
:of the spirit
:pertaining to the spirit
:of the soul
:pertaining to the soul
:closely akin in interests
:closely akin in attitude
:closely akin in outlook
:characterized by predominance of the spirit
:predominance of the spirit
:delicately refined
:of the spirit as the seat of the moral nature
:pertaining to the spirit as the seat of the moral nature

:of sacred things

:pertaining to sacred things

:devotional
:sacred
:of the conscious thoughts
:relating to the conscious thoughts
:of the conscious emotions
:relating to the conscious emotions
:a spiritual song
:a spiritual thing
:a spiritual matter

(34) splendor

:brilliant appearance
:gorgeous appearance
:magnificence
:grandeur
:glory
:brilliant distinction
:great brightness
:brilliant light

:to move with splendor
:to proceed with splendor

(35) spread

:to open out in extent
:to distribute over a relatively great area of space
:to distribute over a relatively great area of time
:to display in full
:to distribute in a layer
:to apply in a thin layer
:to prepare a table
:to extend over a region:to send out light in various directions
:to scatter abroad
:to scatter knowledge abroad
:to move apart
:to extend over a considerable period
:to become diffused as light
:to become diffused as ideas
:to become diffused as influences
(36) stable
:firm
:able to continue
:able to last
:firmly established
:enduring
:permanent
:resistant to sudden change
:steadfast
:reliable
:sane
:mentally sound
:having the ability to react to a force by maintaining position
:having the ability to react to a force by re-establishing form

(37) start
:to begin on a journey
:to commence any process
:to begin any process
:to begin any course of action
:to begin any procedure
:to appear
:to come suddenly into action
:to come suddenly into life :rise
:to issue suddenly forth
:to spring suddenly from a position
:to set moving

:to set going :to set acting
:to set in operation
:to establish
:to found

:to enter upon
:to begin
:to ennoble someone set out on a course of action
:to help someone
:the beginning of anything
:the beginning of a motion
the beginning of an action
:the beginning of a performance
:an opportunity given to one starting on a course of action
:an opportunity given to one starting on a career
:a spurt of activity
(38) steady
:firmly placed
:firmly fixed

:stable in position
:stable in equilibrium
:even in movement
:regular in movement
:free from change
:free from variation
:uniform
:continuous
:constant
:regular
:habitual
:calm
:firm
:steadfast
:resolute
:settled habits
:sober habits
:to be calm
:to control yourself
:to make steady in position
:to make steady in movement
:to make steady in action
:to make steady in character
:to become steady
:in a firm manner
:in a steady manner

(39)stimulate
:to rouse to effort by encouragement
:to excite to its functional activity
:to act as a stimulant
(40) straight
:direct
:in a perfect vertical plane
:in a perfect horizontal plane
:evenly formed
:evenly set
:frank
:candid
:honest conduct
:honorable dealings
:upright methods
:reliable information
:right reasoning
:right thinking
:correct as reasoning
:correct thinking
:correct as a thinker
:in the proper order
:in the proper condition
:continuous :thoroughgoing
:without change in the original melody
:straightforward
:written in a direct manner
:written in an objective manner
:in a straight line
:in an even form
:in an even position
:in an erect posture
:directly
:frankly
:candidly
:honestly
:honorably
:virtuously
:directly to the point
:in a steady course
:into the proper form
:into the proper condition
:in possession of the truth
:in possession of true ideas
:the condition of being straight

pages 235 to 240


 

786 GOOD DICTIONARY TALK 26 OF 35

:alert
:mentally acute
:astute

:punctual
:briskly
:quickly

(19) shy
:retiring
:bashful
:a constitutional shrinking from close association with others
:a natural wariness
:a natural reluctance

(20) simple

:easy to understand

:easy to deal with

:easy to use

:plain :modest

:occurring alone

:considered alone

:free from deceit

:sincere

:common

:ordinary

:fundamental

:humble

:naive

:a person of humble origins

(21)sincere

:free from deceit

:earnest

:genuine

:real

:pure
:sound
:clean

(22) sincerity

:freedom from deceit
:earnestness

(23)skilled

:having skill
:trained in work that requires skill
:experienced in work that requires skill
:showing skill
:involving skill
:requiring skill

(24) skillful

:having skill
:exercising skill
:showing skill
:involving skill
:reasonable
:rational
:readiness in an occupation
:readiness in a craft
:readiness in an art
:adroitness in an occupation
:adroitness in a craft
:adroitness in an art :dexterity

(25) slow
:taking a comparatively long time for moving
:taking a comparatively long time forgoing
:taking a comparatively long time for acting
:requiring a long time for growing
:requiring a long time for changing
:requiring a long time for occurring
:gradual
:having some quality that retards speed
:having some quality that retards movement :having some quality that regards progress
:having some quality that retards work :running at less than the proper rate of speed
:in a slow manner:to make slow
:to become slow

:unhurried:not happening rapidly
:slowness
which marks careful consideration before acting
:slowness which marks careful consideration while acting
(26) smooth
:free from projections
:free from inequalities
:generally flat
:of uniform consistency
:free from abrupt curves
:allowing an even uninterrupted movement
:having an even uninterrupted flow
:easy as motion
:uniform as motion
:free from hinderance
:tranquil as the feeling
:equable as the feelings,

:serene
:elegant speech
:easy speech
:polished speech
:pleasant manners
:agreeable manner
:ingratiatingly polite
:mellow
:sound to the ear
:to make free from hinderance :to make free from difficulties
:to make more polished
:to make more elegant
:to make more agreeable
:to tranquilize
:to calm
:to soothe
:that which is smooth
:a smooth part
:a smooth place


(2l) sober
:habitually temperate
:quiet in demeanor
:sedate in demeanor
:subdued in tone
:free from excess
:free from extravagance
:free from exaggeration
:showing self control :sane
:rational
:to make sober
:to become sober

(28) soft
:yielding readily to touch
:yielding readily
:easily changed in shape
:smooth to the touch
:agreeable to the touch
:producing agreeable sensations
:pleasant
:comfortable
:low in sound
:subdued in sound
:gentle and melodious
:gentle
:mild
:genial
:balmy
:warmhearted
:compassionate
:smooth
:soothing
:ingratiating
:sympathetic to the feelings of others
:sympathetic to the emotions of others
:sympathetic to the needs of others
:responsive to the feelings of others
:responsive to the emotions of others
:responsive to the needs of others
:tender hearted
:delicate
:easy
:involving little effort
:having delicate graduations in tone
:to have affection for
:that which is yielding
:softness
:in a soft manner

(29) solemn

:serious

:earnest

:characterized by dignified formality

:of a formal character

:of a ceremonious character
:uttered in accordance to religious forms

(30) soothe

:to tranquilize a person

:to calm a person

:to tranquilize the feelings of a person

:to calm the feelings of a person

:to relieve the feelings of a person

:to comfort the feelings of a person

:to refresh the feelings of a person

:to mitigate sorrow

:to assuage pain

:to allay doubt

:to exert a soothing influence

:to bring tranquility

:to bring calm
:to bring ease
:to bring comfort

(31)sound

:in good condition

:healthy

:robust

:financially strong

:secure

:reliable
:competent
:sensible

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786 GOOD DICTIONARY TALK 25 OF 35

:sound
:healthy

(6) sanity

:the state of being sane
:soundness of mind
:mental normality
:soundness of judgment

(7) secure

:free from danger
:not exposed to danger
:safe

:dependable

:firm

:not liable to fail

:not liable to yield

:a place affording safety

:in safe custody

:in safe keeping

:free from care

:a relationship firmly established
:a reputation firmly established
:sure
:certain

:assured

:to obtain

:to free from harm

:to effect

:to make certain of

:to make firm

:to make fast

:to be safe

:to become safe
:to have security:to obtain security

(8) see

:to perceive with the eyes

:to look at

:to view as a spectator

:to perceive mentally

:to discern mentally

:to understand mentally
:to construct a mental picture of
:to imagine as acceptable
:to be cognizant of
:to recognize
:to foresee
:to ascertain
:to learn
:to find out
:to have knowledge of
:to have experience of
:to make sure
:to meet with
:to converse with
:to visit

:to receive as a visitor

:to court

:to keep company with

:to date frequently

:to provide aid to

:to provide assistance to

:to provide money to
:to provide sympathy to
:to provide encouragement to
:to attend

:to escort

:to read

:to have the power of sight
:to understand intellectually
:to understand spiritually

:to have insight

:to give attention

:tocare
:to find out
:to make enquiry
:to consider
:to think
:to deliberate
:to look about
:to observe
:to investigate
:to turn our attention to
:to take care of
:to attend to
:to penetrate to the true nature of
:to comprehend
:to detect
:to stay with to the end
:to stay with until completion
:to persevere

(9)seek

:to go in search of
:to try to find by questioning
:to try to discover by searching
:to try to obtain

:to go to Joask for
:to request
:to search
:to explore
:to make inquiry

(10) seemly

:fitting with respect to propriety

:becoming with respect to propriety

:fitting with respect to good taste

:becoming with respect to good taste

:decent

:decorous

:suitable

:appropriate

:fitting

:of pleasing appearance

:handsome

:in a fitting manner
:becomingly

(111) self esteem

:an objective respect for oneself
:a favorable impression of oneself

(12) self respect

:proper esteem for the dignity of one's character
:proper regard for the dignity of one's character

(13)sensible

:having good sense
:using good sense
:showing good sense
:having sound judgment
:using sound judgment
:showing sound judgment
:cognizant of

:keenly aware of
:significant in quantity
:significant in magnitude
:considerable

:appreciable
:capable of being perceived by the senses
:capable of feeling
:capable of perceiving

:perceptible to the mind

:conscious

:sensitive

(14) sensitive

:endowed with sensation
:having perception through the senses
:readily affected by external influences
:having acute mental sensibility
:having acute emotional sensibility
:connected with the senses
:connected with sensation

:having a low threshold of sensation

:having a low threshold of feeling

:resonding to stimuli
:involving work of a delicate nature
:constructed to indicate small amounts of changes

(15) serene

:calm
:peaceful
:tranquil
:clear
:fair
:a clear expanse
:a tranquil expanse
:serenity
:tranquility

16) serenity

:the state of being serene

:the state of being calm

:the state of being tranquil

:the quality of being serene

:the quality of being calm

:the quality of being tranquil

:respect

:reverence

(117) serious

:of deep thought

:showing deep thought

:characterized by deep thought

:being in earnest

:being sincere

:requiring thought

:requiring concentration

:requiring application

:important

:that which is of importance

(18) sharp

:involving an abrupt change in course
:consisting of angular lines
:consisting of pointed forms
:clearly defined

:distinct

:a marked contrast

:keen

:eager
:quick
:brisk
:spirited

pages 223 to 228


 

786 GOOD DICTIONARY TALK 24 OF 35

:an instance of revealing
:revelation
:disclosure
:to unveil
(33) reverse
:opposite in position
:opposite in direction
:opposite in order
:opposite in character
:acting in a manner opposite to that which is usual
:pertaining to an image like that in a mirror
:the opposite of something
:a reversing mechanism
:to turn in an opposite position
:to turn in an opposite course
:to turn in the opposite order
:to change completely
:to alter to the opposite in character
:to alter to the opposite irs tendency
:to change into a contrary position
:to change into a contrary order
:to change into a contrary relation
(34) rich
:abundantly supplied with resources
:abundantly supplied with means
:abounding i n natural resources
:having valuable resources
:abounding in
:of great value :of great worth
:valuable
:of valuable materials

:of elaborate workmanship
:abounding in desirable elements
:abounding in desirable qualities
:strong
:full in tones
:mellow in tones
:producing abundantly
:yielding abundantly
:abundant
:plentiful
ample
:highly amusing
(35) riches
:abundant possessions
:valuable possessions

(36) righteous
:characterized by uprightness
:characterized by morality
:morally right
:morally justifiable
:acting in an upright way
:acting in a moral way
:righteous persons collectively

(37) rise
:to assume an upright position
:to get up
:to be built up
:to be erected
:to be constructed
:to grow as plants
:to come into existence
:to appear
:to come into action
:to occur
:to originate from a source
:to issue from a source
:to have a source
:to move from a lower to a higher position
:to extend directly upward
:to advance to a higher level of action
:to advance to a higher level of thought
:to advance to a higher level of feeling
:to prove onself equal to a demand
:to become animated
:to become cheerful
:to become heartened
:to increase in amount
:to return from the dead
:to cause to rise Aheactof rising
:an instance of rising
:origin
:source
:beginning
:a coming into existence
:to originate
:to produce
:to cause

1 sacred 32 spirited
2 safe 33 spiritual
3 safety 34 splendor
4 same 35 spread
5 sane 36 stable
6 sanity 37 start
7 secure 38 steady
8 see 39 stimulate
9 seek 40 straight
10 seemly 41 straightforward
11 self esteem42 strength
12 self respect43 strengthen
13 sensible 44 strong
14 sensitive 45 sturdy
15 serene 46 submissive
16 serenity 47 succeed
17 serious 48 success
18 sharp 49 sufficient
19 shy 50 suitable
20 simple 51 suited
21 sincere 52 superior
22 sincerity 53 supplicate
23 skilled 54 support
24 skillful 55 sure
25 slow 56 surplus
26 smooth 57 surrender
27 sober 58 sweet
28 soft 59 symmetrical
29 solemn 60 sympathetic
30 soothe 61 systematic
31 sound

(1)sacred
:devoted to a deity
:dedicated to a deity
:dedicated to a religious purpose
:consecrated
:entitled to veneration by association with divinity
:entitled to veneration by association with divine things
:holy
:literature pertaining to religion
:music connected to religion
:regarded with reverence
:secured against violation by reverence
:secured against violation by sense of right
:properly immune from violation
(2) safe
:secure from liability to harm
:free from hurt
:involving little risk of mishap
:involving no risk of mishap
:involving no risk of error
:dependable
:trustworthy
:careful to avoid danger
:care fu I to avoid controversy
:something that can be regarded as free from danger
:a person that has passed beyond the reach of danger
:a thing that has passed beyond the reach of danger

(3)safety
:the state of being safe
:freedom from the occurance of loss
:freedom from the risk of injury
:the quality of averting injury
:a device to avert danger
(4)same
:being one though having different names
:being identical though having different names
:agreeing in kind
:corresponding
:unchanged in condition
:in the same manner
:in an identical way
:in a similar way
:indicating a correspondence between two or more things
:alike in kind
:alike in degree
:alike in quality
:identical in kind
:identical in degree
:identical in quality
(5) sane
:having a sound mind
:having a healthy mind
:having reason
:showing reason
:having sound judgment
:showing sound judgment
:having good sense
:showing good sense

pages 217 to 222


 

786 GOOD DICTIONARY TALK 23 OF 35


(14) rejoice

to be glad

:to take delight in
:to make joyful
:to gladden
(15) release
:to free from bondage
:to free from anything that restrains
:to allow to be known
:to allow to be done
:to allow to be exhibited
:to give up a right
:to surrender a claim
:a freeing from confinement
:a releasing from obligation
:a freeing from pain
:liberation from anything that restrains
:device for effecting such liberation
:an agency for effecting such liberation
:the surrender of a right to another
:to set at liberty
:to let loose
:to let go
:a helpful action
:a delivering of a person from confinement
:a delivering of a person from obligation
:a delivering of a person from pain
:a delivering of a person from improper emotions
(16) reliable
:that which may be relied on
:trustworthy
:dependable in achievement

:dependable in accuracy
:dependable in honesty
:persons that can be depended upon with confident certainty
:objects that can be depended upon with confident certainty
:ideas that can be depended upon with confident certainty
:informaion that can be depended upon with confidentcertainty
:consistent dependability of judgment
:consistent dependability of character
:consistent dependability of performance
:consistent dependability of result
(17) relief
:alleviation through the removal of oppression
:ease through the removal of oppression
:deliverance through the removal of oppression
:a means of relieving
:help given to those in need
:something affording a pleasing change
:release from a duty
:a person releasing another from a duty
:a receiving of financial assistance
:a receiving of assistance
(18) relish
:liking of the taste of something
:pleasurable appreciation of anything
:liking
:something savory added to a meal
:a pleasing favor
:a pleasing quality
:an enjoyable quality

:a taste
:a flavor
:a touch of something
:to take pleasure in :to like
:enjoy
:to make pleasing to the taste
:to be agreeable

:to be pleasant
(19) repair
:to restore to a good condition
:to restore to a sound condition

:to mend
:to restore by any process of making good
:to renew by any process of making good
:to restore by any process of strengthening
:to renew by any process of strengthening
:to remedy
:to make good
:to make up for
:to make amends for

:to compensate
:an act of repairing
:a process of repairing
:a work of repairing
:an instance of repairing
:an operation of repairing
:a repaired part
:an addition made in repairing
:the good condition resulting from continued maintenance
:the good condition resulting from continued repairing

(20) repel
:to resist effectively
:to keep out
:to refuse to have to do
:to resist involvement in
:to refuse to accept a suggestion
:to refuse to admit a suggestion
:to discourage the advances of a person
:to act with a force that drives away something
(21) repent
:regret a post action
:to regret post conduct
:to regret past attitudes
:to change one's life for the better
(22) reputable
:held in good repute
:honorable
:respectable
:estimable
:considered to be good usage
:considered to be acceptable usage
:standard
(23) resist
:to withstand the action of
:to refrain from with difficulty
:to refrain from with reluctance
:to abstain from with difficulty
:to abstain from with reluctance

(24) respect
:esteem for a person
:a sense of worth of a person
:excellence of a person
:a personal quality
:a personal trait
:something considered as a manifestation of personal quality
:deference to a right
:deference to a privilege
:deference to someone considered as having certain rights
:deference to someone considered as having certain privileges
:the condition of being esteemed
:the condition of being honored
:a formal gesture of esteem
:a formal expression of esteem
:a formal festure of friendship
:a formal expression of friendship
:partiality in regard to persons
:partiality in regard to things
:to hold i n esteem :to hold in honor
:to show regard for
:to show consideration for
:recognition of personal qualities by deference
:recognition of personal qualities by affection
:commonly the result of admiration
(25) respectful
:full of politeness
:characterized by politeness
:showing politeness
:showing deference

(26) responsiveness
:the quality of being responsive
:the state of being responsive
:stableness without undue delay
(27) rest
:the refreshing quiet of sleep
:the refreshing repose of sleep
:refreshing ease after exertion
:refreshing ease after labor
:refreshing inactivity after exertion
:refreshing inactivity after labor
:relief from anything that troubles
:freedom from anything that troubles
:a period of inactivity
:an interval of inacivity
:a period of repose
:an interval of repose
:a period of tranquility
:an interval of tranquility
:mental calm
:spiritual calm
:tranquility
:cessation of motion
:a place that provides shelter from travellers
:a place to rest on
:a thing to rest on
:a supporting device
:support
:a state of repose
:free from worry
:tranquil
:to refresh oneself
:to be at ease
:to have tranquility

:to have peace
:to be quiet
:to be still
:to become inactive
:to remain without further action
:to be fallow
:to be unworked
:to rely on
:to be based on
:to be founded on
:to be found where specified Ao be present
:to dwell
:to linger
:to be fixed on something
:to be directed on something
:to give rest to
Jorefresh with rest
:to ease
Aosupport
:to direct the eyes on
:to base on some ground of reliance
:to depend on some ground of reliance
(28)restore
:to bring back into existence
:to bring back into use
:to re-establish
Jobring back to a normal condition
:to bring back to an original condition
:to bring back to a state of health
:to bring back to a state of soundness
:to bring back to a state of vigor
:to give back
:to make restitution of
:to make return of
:to reproduce in the original state

:to reconstruct in the original state
:to represent in the original state
(29) restraint
:a means of restraining
:controlling
:checking
:reserve in feelings
:reserve in behaviour
:is liberty

(30) retain
:to keep possession of
:to continue to use
:to continue to practice
:to continue to hold
:to continue to have
:to keep in mind
:to remember
:to hold in place
:to hold in position

(31) retiring
:withdrawing from contact with others
:reserved
:shy

(32) reveal
:to make known
:to lay open to view
an act of revealing

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786 GOOD DICTIONARY TALK 21 OF 35

:conduct proceeding from prudence
:action proceeding from prudence

(37) public
:of the people as a whole
:pertaining to the people as a whole
:affecting the people as a whole
:affecting the community as a whole
:affecting the state as a whole
:affecting the nation as a whole
:affecting the world as a whole
:done for the people as a whole
:done for the community as a whole
:donefor the nation as a whole
:done for the world as a whole
:open to all the people
:pertaining to the affairs of the community
:pertaining to the affairs of the nation
:pertaining to the affairs of the world
:engaged in the service of the community
:engaged in the service of the nation
:engaged in the service of the world
:open to the public generally
:open to the view of all
:open to the knowledge of all
:existing in public
:done in public
:widely known to the public
:prominent
:of all mankind
:pertaining to all mankind
:universal
:the people constituting a community
:the people constituting a nation
:the people constituting the world
:a particular group of people with common interests

:a particular group of people with common aims
:in public view
:in public access
(38) pure
:free from inappropriate elements
:clear
:straightforward
:unaffected
:clear
:true
:absolute
:utter
:sheer
:being that and nothing else
:clean
:spotless
:innocent
:physically chaste
:free of guilt
:independent of sense
:independent of experience

(39) purify
:to make pure
:to free from anything that debases
:to free from anything that pollutes
:to free from anything that adulterates
:to free from anything that contaminates
:to free from objectionable elements
:to free from guilt
:to clean
:to make clean
:to become pure
(40) purity
:the condition of being pure
:the quality of being pure
:freedom from anything that debases
:freedom from anything that contaminates
:freedom from anything that pollutes
:freedom from any modifying addition
:freedom from inappropriate elements
:careful correctness
:cleanliness
:freedom from guilt
:innocence
:physical chastity
:virginity
:spiritual chastity
:spiritual virginity
(41) pursue
ao strive to gain an end
:to seek to attain an object
:to seek to accomplish a purpose
:to proceed in accordance with a plan
:to proceed in accordance with a method
:to carry on a course of action
:to carry on a train of thought
:to carry on an inquiry
:to carry on studies
:to practice an occupation
:to practice a past time
:to continue to discuss a subject
:to continue to discuss a topic
:to continue one's journey
:to go on with one's course
:to continue


1 qualified
2 quick
3 quiet


(1)qualified
:having the qualities which fit one for some function
:having the accomplishments which fit one for some function
:having the qualities required by law for getting aright
:having the qualities required by law for having a right
:having the qualities required by law for exercising a right

(2)quick
:an action done with promptness
:a proceeding done with promptness
:a process done with promptness
:a proceeding occurring with promptness
:prompt
:immediate
:over within a short period of time
:completed within a short period of time
:moving with speed
:able to move with speed
:swift motion
:rapid motion
:lively feelings
:keen feelings
:acting with swiftness
:acting with rapidity
:prompt to do something
:swift to do something
:prompt to perceive
:prompt to understand
:prompt to learn
:of ready intelligence
:endowed with life
:having a high degree of vigor
:having a high degree of energy
:having a high degree of activity
:the tender flesh of the living body
:the sensitive flesh of the living body
:the vital parts
:the most important parts
:speed
:tempo
:something practically instantaneous
:action practically instantaneous

(3)quiet
:peaceable
:tranquil peacefuI
:mentally peaceful
:emotionally peaceful
:refraining from activity
:free from activity
:motionless
:still
:moving gently
:making no noise
:making no sound
:silent
:restrained in speech
:restrained in manner
:saying little
:said in a restrained way
:expressed in a restrained way
:done in a restrained way
:said in an unobtrusive way
:expressed in a unobtrusive way
:done in an unobtrusive way
:subdued
:to make quiet

:to make peaceful
:to calm mentally
:to silence
:to become quiet

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786 GOOD DICTIONARY TALK 20 OF 35

:to follow customarily
:to follow habitually
:to exercise as a profession
:to pursue as a profession
:to exercise as an art
:to pursue as an art
:to exercise as an occupation
:to pursue as an occupation
:to perform repeatedly in order to acquire skill
:to do repeatedly in order to acquire skill
:to perform repeatedly in order to acquire proficiency
:to do repeatedly in order to acquire proficiency
:to train in order to give proficiency
:to drill in order to give proficiency
:to do something habitually
:to do something as a practice
:to exercise oneself by performance tending to give proficiency
:practical work

(21) praise

:the act of expressing approval
:the act of expressing admiration
:commendation
:laudation:the offering of grateful homage in words as an act of worship
:the offering of a grateful homage in song as an act of worship
:the state of being approved
:the state of being admired
:a ground for praise
:a ground for merit
:an object of praise :to praise someone enthusiastically

:to praise someone publicly
:to express approval of
:to express admiration of
:to commend
:to extol
:to offer grateful homage to Good in words
:to offer grateful homage to Good in song

(22) praiseworthy

:deserving of praise
:laudable

(23) pray

:to make earnest petition to :to offer devout petition
:to offer devout praise to Good :to offer devout thanks to Good
:to make petition for:to make entreaty for
:to offer a prayer:to bring by praying
:to make entreaty to a person for a thi ng:to make supplication to a person for a thing
:to offer devout petition to Good
:to offer devout praise to Good
:to offer devout thanks to Good
:to enter into spiritual communion with Good through prayer
(24) predilection
:a pre-existing tendency to think favorably of something
:a pre-existing partiality to think favorably of

something
:a pre-existing preference to think favorably of something
:loved more
:a choosing for love apart from others
(25) prepared
:properly equipped
:properly ready
:food processed to be ready to serve
:food processed to be ready to use
(26) pride
:that of which a person is proud
:that of which a body of persons is proud
:self esteem
:self respect
:the best of a group
:the best of society
:the most flourishing state
:the most flourishing period
:magnificence
:sexual desire in a female animal
:a favorable idea of one's own appearance
:a favorable idea of one's own advantages
:a favorable idea of one's own achievements
:a favorable idea of the appearance of others
:a favorable idea of the advantages of others
:a favorable idea of the achievements of others

(27) primary

:first in importance

:first in principal

:first in order in any series

:first in order in any sequence

:first in time

:earliest in time

:of primary school

:characteristic of primary school

:constituting the first stage in any process

:belonging to the first stage in any process

:of the nature of the simple constituents of which something complex is made up

:of the nature of the ultimate constituents of which something complex is made up

:original
:fundamental
:basic
:immediate
:direct
:primary social values
:primary social ideals
:that which is first in order
(28) promote
:to help to exist
:to help to flourish
:to encourage to exist
:to encourage to flourish
:to further
:to advance in dignity
:to advance in position
:to aid in organizing
:to present a good product for acceptance
:to move forward
:to advance
(29) prompt
:done at once

:performed at once
:delivered at once
:done without delay
:performed without delay
:delivered without delay
:ready in action
:quick to act as occasion demands
:quick
:alert
:ready
:to move to action
:to induce to action
:to occasion
:to inspire
:to assist a person by suggesting something to be said
:something serving to suggest
:something serving to remind
:to distribute
:to bring out
(30) propitiate
:to make favorably inclined
:to appease
:to conciliate
(31) prosperity
:successful condition especially in financial respects
:flourishing condition especially in financial respects
:thriving condition especially in financial respects
:good fortune
:prosperous circumstances

(32) prosperous

:having good fortune

:characterized by good fortune

:flourishing
:successful
:favorable
:propitious
:favorable according to hope

(33)protect

:to defend from loss

:to cover from injury

:to shield from danger

:to provide funds for the payment of

:to provide protection

:capable of providing protection

(34) proud

:feeling pleasure over something regarded as highly honorable
:feeling pleasure over something regarded as highly creditable
:having self respect
:having self esteem
:showing self respect
:showing self esteem
:highly gratifying to the feelings
:highly gratifying to the self esteem
:highly honorable
:highly creditable
:stately
:majestic
:magnificent
:of lofty dignity

:of lofty distinction

:full of vigor

:full of spirit

:brave

:to be a source of pride
:to be a credit to a person
:to treat someone generously
:an affectionate admiration of someone else
:an affectionate justifiable pride concerning someone else

(35) provident

:having foresight

:showing foresight

:providing carefully for the future

:characterized by foresight

:proceeding from foresight

:mindful in making provision
:economical
:frugal
:thrifty

(36) prudent

:wise in practical affairs

:judicious in practical affairs

:wisely cautious in practical affairs

:sagacious

:discreet

:circumspect

:sober
:careful in providing for the future
:characterized by prudence
:proceeding from prudence
:conduct characterized by prudence
pages 187 to 192
:action characterized by prudence


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