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איגוד
nm. society, union, association, organization, syndication, cartel, assn.; binding, amalgamation
מהות
nf. quality, nature; being, essence
ישות
nf. entity, being, existence, substance; personality
כמות
nf. quantity, amount, levy, lot, quantum, deal, dollop
תמרור
nm. signpost, traffic sign, guidepost
משכנתא
nf. mortgage
מטען
nm. cargo, load, baggage, freight, luggage, freightage, goods, shipment; charge
ממושכן
adj. pawned, mortgaged
כביר
adj. enormous, huge, gigantic, tremendous, great, heroic, heroical, howling, immense, smashing, stupendous, swell, vast, amazing, champion, colossal
לחולל
v. to generate; create; dance; enrage; hope
ללעוג ל
v. to scorn
לשבש
v. to disrupt, upset, render impassable
בגדר
adv. within the bounds (scope) of, within; as if, like
משול
adj. analogous, like, comparable to
גידול פרא
wildlife
התפכחות
nf. sobering up, disillusionment, disenchantment; sobriety
פולחן
nm. rite, ritual, cult, liturgy, sacrament, sacramental, worship, cabala
אצולה
nf. aristocracy, nobility, peerage, noblesse
חנופה
nf. flattery, hypocrisy, ingratiation, palaver, palavering, slaver, sycophancy, adulation, blandishment, blarney
קץ
nm. end, termination, finish, period, stop, quietus; destruction, ruin
איכר
n. peasant, farmer, rustic, agriculturist, cotter
שושלת
nf. dynasty, line, pedigree, descent, ancestry, stem, stock
צללית
nf. silhouette
מעטה
adj./n. little, few, some, handful, oligo, piffling, spot, sprinkle, sprinkling, dab, dash
רוך
nm. softness, tenderness; delicacy
אציל
adj./n. aristocrat, nobleman, lord, gentleman, gentle, knight, patrician, peer, seigneur, seignior, grandee, mandarin, galahad ; noble; inert
מופשט
adj. abstract, intangible, incorporeal, metaphysical, theoretic; vague
צחיח
adj. arid, dry, parched, torrid
עז
adj. strong, powerful, mighty, intense, fierce, fervent, formidable, keen, profound, sharp, slashing, smacking, smart, splitting
מחוספס
adj. rough, abrasive, coarse, gruff, horny, granular, granulated, granulose, nubby, ragged, raucous, rugged, rustic, scabrous, bullate
הגון
adj. decent, honest, fair, seemly, good, respectable; worthy, proper, sound
להתחנף
v. to toady, fawn; be sycophant, obsequious
להתפכח
v. become sober
לטפח
v. to nurture
לתמצת
v. to summarize, abstract, precis
לרדד
v. beat flat
כינוי גנאי
derogatory nickname
חיש
adv. quickly, speedily
מורך לב
faint-heartedness, cowardliness, fear
אפוא
adv. however, then, consequently
במו ידיו
with one's own hands
נעדר
adj./n. missing, absent, absentee, truant, burton, wanting
חומרי גלם
raw materials
למכביר
adv. abundantly, plentifully
להמס
v. to cause to melt, dissolve, thaw

v. to weaken
להסב
v. to cause

v. to endorse, transfer; change

v. to turn; sit around, recline
להצר
v. to constrain, restrict; make narrow

v. be sorry, regret; to bother
להפר
v. to break off, call off; violate, infringe
איכות
nf. quality, caliber, calibre
מדרג
nm. terrace; hierarchy
לדרג
v. to grade, classify; do terraces, stairs
פנינה
nf. pearl, nacre
הולם
adj. appropriate, suitable, fit, becoming, adequate, seemly, likely, meet, fitting, just, felicitous, apposite, commensurable, commensurate, conformable, decorous
תורני
adj. scholar, religious
להסס
v. to hesitate, waver, vacillate
להעז
v. to dare, venture; become bolder
לספח
v. to annex, attach, coopt, affiliate
ליטול
v. to take, pick; wash (hands)
לתבל
v. to spice
שלהי
nm. end, conclusion, close
כליל
adv. totally, completely, entirely, consummately, fully, wholly, roundly

adj. entire, total, perfect, whole
בלי משים
unintentionally
מליצה
nf. figure of speech, florid style, phraseology, flower
נפיחות
nf. swelling, puffiness, flatulence, flatulency, inflation, intumescence, lump, tumidity, boil, bump
לעז
nm. foreign language; libel, slander
הגירה
nf. emigration, immigration
התפוררות
nf. crumbling; disintegration, disruption, diffluence; decay
התרופפות
nf. weakening, enfeeblement, looseness; loosening
הזדקקות
nf. being in need of

nf. refinement, purification
מצועף
adj. veiled, filmy
בשל
prep. because of
מלאכותי
adj. artificial, factitious, false, manmade, niminypiminy, postiche, spurious, stagy, stilted, synthetic, synthetical, bogus
עגום
adj. sad, gloomy, melancholic, joyless, morose, mournful, rueful, somber, wan, wistful, bleak, cheerless
רווח
nm. profit, gain, interest (bank) , return, benefit, avail, yield, increment, taking, winning, advantage, divvy, gainings; earnings

nm. space, gap, interspace; interval; distance
קלקול
nm. deterioration, depravation; spoilage, impairment, spoiling, mar, rancidness, botch; breakdown
מגוחך
adj. ridiculous, stupid, nonsensical, absurd, farcical, funny, grotesque, highfalutin, laughable, lout, loutish, ludicrous, mawkish, outrageous, preposterous, bathetic, camp, derisible, derisive,
מופרז
adj. exaggerated, excessive, exorbitant, immoderate, inordinate, undue, fancy, wicked
לחפוץ
v. to desire; love; wish well
לרמוס
v. to trample, tread (underfoot)
לעוות
v. to distort, pervert
לכער
v. to make ugly, uglify
להקפיד
v. be pedantic, strict
להתגאות
v. to show off, boast, be proud of; be lifted
להזדקק
v. be purified, refined; be in need of
שמא
conj. lest, maybe
כלאחר יד
offhand, offhandedly, perfunctorily, scratchily, sloppily
רעה חולה
sore evil, major problem
נמנה עם
is considered among, is one of, belongs to
נשמת אפו
the air he breathes
על כל צעד ושעל
at every turn, everywhere
לדידי
pron. as far as one is concerned; in one's opinion
מבחינת
adv. as far as one is concerned
חד גוני
monotonous, lacking in variety, repetitive
להסיק
v. to conclude, deduce, infer
באותות ובמופתים
incontrovertibly
יציבות
nf. stability, solidity, firmness, fastness, fixedness, fixity, footing, immovability, indissolubility, lastingness, poise, solidness, soundness, stableness, steadfastness, steadiness, balance, ball
מעצמה
nf. power, great nation
בצורת
nf. drought
כשל
nm. failure; mishap; lapse
מניע
nm. motivation, motive, incentive; cause; factor
תסריט
nm. scenario, script, screenplay
עמידות
nf. resistance, resistibility; durability, lastingness, serviceability, serviceableness, tenability, tenableness, durableness
מימד
nm. dimension, proportion
קרום
nm. membrane, skin, crust (bread) , encrustation, film, incrustation, scum, spume, cream
תודעה
nf. conscience, consciousness, cognition, sense
שאננות
nf. tranquility, serenity, complacency, complacence, impassiveness, impassivity, insouciance, security
קוטב
nm. pole; extremism, extremity

v. be polarized
נחשול
nm. a big wave, billow, surge, breaker, bore, sea
נקיק
nm. crevice, ravine, grot, cranny
התראה
nf. warning, caution, notice, premonition
משאב
nm. resource
פליטה
nf. ejection, ejaculation, emission, puff, spitting, sputter, discharge, slip; exhaust

nf. remnant, survivors
ביטוח
nm. insurance, cover
נתח
nm. cut, piece, slice, chunk, gobbet, hunk, cake, chip, divvy
מתעתע
adj. misleading, crook, cheat, illusive, illusory, chimeric, chimerical, deceiver
מפותל
adj. curved, winding, twisted, wiggly, gyrose, mazy, screwed, warped, wavy, whelked, wry, anfractuous, convoluted
מפלצתי
adj. monstrosity, monstrous, basilisk
מעורפל
adj. hazy, foggy, misty, dark, filmy, fuzzy, nebulous, cloudy, muddy, dusty, opaque; ambiguous, amphibious; vague, obscure, indeterminate, indistinct, lax, obfuscated, shadowy, shady, undefined
מעורבל
adj. mixed, scrambled; jumbled, confused
מנוכר
v. be alienated, estranged
מתנשא
adj. patronizing, arrogant, lordly; rising
נמרץ
adj. vigorous, energetic, lively, intensive, intense, vehement, forceful, invigorated, lusty, masculine, peppy, racy, rousing, sharp, smart, snappy, spanking, spirited, sturdy, trenchant, vibrant
להרהר
v. to think, mediate, muse, reflect, ponder
להיחרץ
v. be decreed; resolved; grooved, notched
להתחוור
v. become clear, be explained
לרעוד
v. to tremble, shake
להדחיק
v. to press, push, squeeze; repress
לקרוס
v. to collapse
להוריש
v. bequeath, leave; displace; impoverish
להאיץ
v. to accelerate

v. to urge, spur, goad, egg on
להיבלע
v. be swallowed, devoured, eaten up; absorbed
להישמט
v. be dropped, loosened
להתקבע
v. be fixed; fixated
עקב אכילס
Achilles' heel, (Greek Mythology) only spot which is vulnerable (taken from the story in which Achilles is dipped in the river)
נקודת תורפה
weak spot, weak point
חסר תקדים
unprecedented
גל הדף
blast wave
חומר סיכה
lubricant
היזון חוזר
feedback
עמית
n. colleague, friend, comrade, fellow, mate, counterpart
גלימה
nf. robe, gown, mantle, cloak, frock, caftan, surplice, vestment, cassock
מלתחה
nf. wardrobe, cloakroom, checkroom
מבוך
nm. labyrinth, maze; complication; inner ear
פגרה
nf. holiday, vacation, recess
חזה
nm. chest, breast, bosom, thorax
עידן
nm. era, epoch, age
כרך
nm. volume; bundle, bunch

nm. city, metropolis, town
משל
nm. proverb, parable, fable, adage, mot, saw, saying, similitude, allegory; example, instance
נמשל
nm. moral

adj. comparable to
מישור
nm. plane, surface; plain, plateau, champaign, level; field; honesty
הוויה
nf. existence, being, entity, esse
עובדה
nf. fact, act, deed, actuality
מהות
nf. quality, nature; being, essence
נוסחה
nf. formula, formulary
עלילה
nf. plot, story; deed, act; epos; libel, false charge, calumniation, calumny
שרירותי
adj. arbitrary, wanton
ענף
nm. branch, bough, ramification, sprig, roost, perch; field, subject

adj. extensive, widespread; branched
מהפנט
n. hypnotizer, hypnotist, mesmerist, mesmerizer
לסחוף
v. to sweep away, wash away, erode
להסית
v. to incite, inflame, instigate; seduce, entice
להתמתן
v. become moderated
מתון
adj. moderate, temperate, mild, guarded; composed, calm, modest, gentle, kind, mellow, soft, staid, deliberative; slow, andante
להפציר ב
v. to plead, entreat
להתפשר על
v. to compromise
ללפות
v. to hold tight
לצנוח
v. to skydive, parachute, drop
להתפייס עם
v. to make peace with
להכתיר
v. to crown
לגרד
v. to scrub, rub, scrape; find out of nowhere
לטבול
v. to dip, immerse; be surrounded; swim; christen
לגלם
v. to embody; personify; shape
לנתב
v. to channel, direct, route
בדל
nm. stub, butt, stump, lobe, shred
קמעא
adv. a bit

adv. bit by bit
תכופות
adv. frequently
למרגלות ה
nf. foot, bottom; feet; place of feet (in bed)
להמיט
v. to fell, bring down; cast, throw down