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aboard(adv)
on a ship, train, bus, etc
aboard(prep)
On
afoul(adj)
in state of entanglement
afoul of (prep)
in or into collision or entanglement with
aloof(adv)
in the state if being at a distance
aloof (adj)
withdrawn
amiss(adv)
in a missing the mark manner; wrong
amiss (adj)
wrong; imperfect; faulty
asunder(adv)
in an apart position; apart
withdrawn(v)
draw back; take back
withhold(v)
hold back
withstand(v)
stand up against; resist
notwithstanding(prep)
despite
beset(v)
attack on all sides; surround
begrime(v)
cover with grimel make dirty
benighted(adj)
overtaken by darkness of night; unenlightened; intellectually or morally ignorant
belittle(v)
cause to be or seem little or unimportany; disparage
contrawise(adv)
on the contrary
nowise(adv)
in no way; not at all
earldom(n)
realm or dignity of being an earl
martyrdom(n)
state of being a martyr
officialdom(n)
those having the authoirty of officials; officials collectively
woof(n)
the threads running from side to side in a woven fabric
yelept(adj)
named or called
fatherly(adj)
pertaining to a father
paternal(adj)
1. fatherly
2. inherited from or related to the father
motherly(adj)
pertaining to a mother
maternal(adj)
1. motherly
2. inherited from or related to the mother
brotherly(adj)
pertaining to a brother
fraternal(adj)
1. brotherly
2. Having to do with a fraternal society
daughterly(adj)
pertaining to a daughter
filial(adj)
of or beffiting a daughter or son
childlike(adj)
of or like a child
infantile(adj)
of or like a very young child
childish(adj)
of or like a child in a bad sense
puerile(adj)
diikish for a grown-up to say or do
manly(adj
having the qualities usually considered desirable in a man
masculine(adj)
1. Denoting the opposite gender of feminine
2. Having qualities appropriate to a man
Womanly(adj)
having the qualities usually considered desirable in a woman
femine(adj)
1. Denoting the opposite gender of masculine
2. Having qualities appropriate to a woman
deveilish(adj)
like a devil; mischeivious
diabolical(adj)
very cruel; wicked; fiendish
bearish(adj)
1. Like a bear; rough
2. tending to depress stock prices
3. expecting a fall in stock prices
ursine(adj)
of or like a bear
bullish(adj)
1. Like a bull; obstinate
2. Tending to raise stock prices
3. Expecting a rise in stock prices
Taurine(adj)
1. Of or like a bull
2. Relating to Taurus
catlike(adj)
of or like ca cat
feline(adj)
of or pertaining to the cat family; sly; stealthy
cowlike(adj)
resembling a cow
bovie(adj)
1. of or like the cow or ox
2. sluggish and patient
oxlike(adj)
resembling an ox
doggish(adj)
dog like
canine(adj)
1. Of or pertaining to the dog family
Donkeyish(adj)
of or like a donkey
Asinine(adj)
like an ass or donkey
fishy(adj)
of or like a fish
piscine(adj)
of or like a fish
foxy(adj)
foxlike; wily; sly
vulpine(adj)
of or like a fox; crafty; cunning
goatish(adj)
goatlike; coarse; lustful
hiricine(adj)
goatlike, especially in smell
horsy(adj)
having to do with horses or horse racing
equine(adj)
of or like a horse
piggish(adj)
hoggish, swinish
porcine(adj)
of or like a pig
sheepish(adj)
1. like a sheeep in timidity or stupidity
2. awkwardly bashful or emarrassed
ovine(adj)
of or like a sheep
wolfish(adj)
characteristic of a wolf; ferocious
lupine(adj)
of or like a wolf; ravenous
bloody(adj)
smeared with blood; involving bloodshed
sanguine(adj)
1. Having ruddy color
2. Confident
Sanuinary(adj)
bloody