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academic
of or pertaining to an academy, college or university.
adjective
academician
a member of an academy of literature, art, or science.
noun
academy
any institution where higher branches of learning are taught.
noun
accede
to agree
verb
accelerate
to move faster.
verb
accept
to take when offered.
verb
access
a way of approach or entrance; passage
noun
accessible
approachable
adjective
accession
introduction or elevation; as to dignity, office, or government.
noun
accessory
a person or thing tha aids the principal agent.
noun
acclaim
to utter with a shout.
verb.
accommodate
to furnish something as a kindness or favor.
verb
accompaniment
a subordinate part or parts, enriching or supporting the leading part.
noun
accompanist
one who or that which accompanies
noun
accompany
to go with, or be associated with, as a companion.
verb
accomplice
an associate in wrong-doing.
noun
accomplish
to bring to pass.
verb
accordion
a portable free-reed musical instrument.
noun
accost
to speak to.
verb
account
a record or statement of receipts and expenditures, or of business transactions.
noun
accouter
to dress
verb
accredit
to give credit or authority to
verb
accumulate
to become greater in quantity or number.
verb
accuracy
exactness.
noun
accurate
conforming exactly to truth or to a standard.
adjective
accursed
doomed to evil, misery, or misfortune.
adjective
accusation
a charge of crime, misdemeanor, or error.
noun
accusatory
of, pertaining to, or involving an accusation.
adjective
accuse
to charge with wrong doing, misconduct, or error.
verb
accustom
to make familiar by use.
verb
acerbity
sourness, with bitterness and astringency.
noun
acetate
a salt of acetic acid.
noun
acetic
of, pertaining to, or of the nature of vinegar.
adjective
ache
to be in pain or distress.
verb
Achillean
invulnerable
adjective
achromatic
colorless
adjective
acid
a sour substance
noun
acidify
to change into acid
verb
acknowledge
to recognize; to admit the genuineness or validity of.
verb
acknowledgment
recognition
noun
acme
the highest point, or summit.
noun
acoustic
pertaining to the act or sense of hearing.
adjective
acquaint
to make familiar or conversant.
verb
acquiesce
to comply; submit
verb
acquiescence
passive consent.
noun
acquire
to get as one's own.
verb
acquisition
anything gained, or made one's own, usually by effort or labor.
noun
acquit
to free or clear, as from accusation.
verb
acquittal
a discharge from accusation by judicial action.
noun
acreage
Quantity or extent of land, especially cultivated land.
noun
acrid
harshly pungent or bitter.
adjective
acrimonious
full of bitterness
adjective
acrimony
Sharpness or bitterness of speech or temper.
noun
actionable
affording cause for instituting an action, as trespass, slanderous words.
adjective
actuality
any reality.
noun
actuary
an officer, as of an insurance company,who calculates and states the risks and premiums
noun
actuate
to move or incite to action.
verb
acumen
quickness of intellectual insight, or discernment; keenness of discrimination.
acute
having fine and penetrating discernment.
adjective