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Lapse Definition in Context with Images Visual Dictionary

Lapse definition in context with images in visual dictionary and thesaurus

Lapse definition in context with images in visual dictionary and thesaurus from the book, Vocabulary for the College-Bound Student. Learn the word, lapse, in real context with illustrations to improve your vocabulary and reading comprehension at the same time. /læps/ (noun & verb) Lapse definition Verb: to come to an end gradually, give up, stop,…

Declivity GRE Vocabulary Flashcard

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Declivity GRE Vocabulary Flashcard Definition a surface that slopes downward, decline, drop, fall, plunge, descent, downward slope, downward inclination, tilt, slant, grade, dip Example As you hike down on a declivity of a hill, the dynamics of your footfall stay much the same while cycling. The part of your leg doing most of the work…

Flag GRE Vocabulary Flashcard

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Flag GRE Vocabulary Flashcard /flæg/ (noun & verb) Definition Verb: to become weaker and tired, become less interested, lose interest, weaken, wane, weary, fade, decline, dwindle, languish, slacken, pall, subside, ebb, enervate, diminish, abate – mark or highlight something to draw more attention to it Noun: a piece of cloth with a particular design indicating…

Abate GRE Vocabulary Flashcard

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Abate GRE Vocabulary Flashcard /əˈbeɪt/ (verb) Definition to become less strong, die out, subside, decrease, diminish, let up, taper off, recede, relent, fade away, halt, mitigate, dwindle, wane, moderate, lessen, decline, ebb, weaken, reduce, slacken, allay Example The violent clashes at the courthouse have abated since July 30, when federal agents began drawing down their…

Dwindle 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 37

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Dwindle 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 37 /ˈdwɪn.dļ/ (verb) to become less or smaller in amount or size, reduce, lessen, decrease, fade, decline, vanish, diminish, drop, subside, fall off, shrink, plummet, disappear Earth’s water supply is dwindling as ‘drought-like conditions become the new normal’ Climate change is producing more rain, but the world’s water supply…

Diminish 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 32

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Diminish 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 32 /dɪˈmɪn.ɪʃ/ (verb) to become smaller in size or volume, reduce, decrease, subside, decline, abate, lessen, die down, contract, weaken, shrink, fade away In theory, such risks are heightened when the Fed allows the jobless rate to remain below estimates of the natural rate. But what if, as much…

Decrease 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 12

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Decrease 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 12 /dɪˈkriːs/ (noun & verb) to become less or smaller or make something become less or smaller, reduce, decline, lessen, dwindle, subside, deplete, shrink, diminish, abate, lower, wane, minimize, curtail, fall – reduction, cut, lessening, diminution, loss, shrinkage Food waste is a big problem in the United States. According…

Descend 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 4

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Descend 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 4 Descend 504 Absolutely Essential Words Lesson 4 /dɪˈsend/ (verb) to go down, come down, fall, sink, move downward, plunge, nosedive – become more evident or established – be inherited by, originate from, derive It takes about 15 minutes to inflate and launch a balloon and also 15 minutes…

Wane 1100 Words You Need Week 29 Day 4

Wane 1100 words you need to know week 29 day 4 at LELB Society with flashcards for GRE, TOEFL & IELTS

Wane 1100 Words You Need Wane 1100 Words You Need Week 29 Day 4 with authentic materials, illustrated flashcards and text-to-speech for GRE, TOEFL & IELTS /weɪn/ (noun & verb) to weaken or become less, (of the moon) show less lighted area, get smaller or less, decrease, reduce, diminish, decline, fade, disappear, vanish As the…

Decadence 1100 Words You Need Week 21 Day 2

Decadence 1100 words you need to know week 21 day 2 at LELB Society with flashcards for GRE, TOEFL & IELTS

Decadence 1100 Words You Need Decadence 1100 Words You Need /ˈdek.ə.dənts/ (noun) low moral standards and behavior, a state of decline in civilization and moral standards in a society, immorality, corruption, depravity, self-indulgence, dissolution, profligacy, dissipation, indecency The word decadence, which at first meant simply “decline” in an abstract sense, is now most often used…