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In my view, the Christian religion is the most important and one of the first things in which all children, under a free government ought to be instructed... No truth is more evident to my mind than that the Christian religion must be the basis of any government intended to secure the rights and privileges of a free people.
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44364

r
R is the eighteenth letter of the English Alphabet, and an articulation sui generis, having little ...

44365

ra
RA, as an inseparable prefix or preposition, is the Latin re, coming to us through the Italian and ...

44366

rabate
RABA'TE, v.t. [See Beat and Abate.]In falconry, to recover a hawk to the fist.

44367

rabato
RABA'TO, n. A neckband or ruff. [Not in use.]

44368

rabbet
RAB'BET, v.t. 1. To pare down the edge of a board or other piece of timber, for the purpose of ...

44369

rabbet-plane
RAB'BET-PLANE, n. A joiner's plane for paring or cutting square down the edge of a board, &c.

44370

rabbeted
RAB'BETED, pp. Pared down the edge of a board; united by a rabbet joint.

44371

rabbeting
RAB'BETING, ppr. Paring down the edge of a board; uniting by a rabbet joint.

44372

rabbi
RAB'BI,

44373

rabbin
RAB'BIN, n.A title assumed by the Jewish doctors, signifying master or lord. This title is not ...

44374

rabbinic
RABBIN'IC,

44375

rabbinical
RABBIN'ICAL, a. Pertaining to the Rabbins, or to their opinions, learning and language.

44376

rabbinism
RAB'BINISM, n. A Rabbinic expression or phraseology; a peculiarity of the language of the Rabbins.

44377

rabbinist
RAB'BINIST, n. Among the Jews, one who adhered to the Talmud and the traditions of the Rabbins, in ...

44378

rabbinite
RAB'BINITE, n. The same as rabbinist.

44379

rabbit
RAB'BIT, n.A small quadruped of the genus Lepus, which feeds on grass or other herbage, and burrows ...

44380

rabble
RAB'BLE, n. [L. rabula, a brawler, from rabo, to rave.]1. A tumultuous crowd of vulgar, noisy ...

44381

rabble-charming
RAB'BLE-CHARMING, a. Charming or delighting the rabble.

44382

rabblement
RAB'BLEMENT, n. A tumultuous crowd of low people. [Not in use.]

44383

rabdology
RABDOL'OGY, n. [Gr. a rod, and discourse.]A method of performing mathematical operations by little ...

44384

rabid
RAB'ID, a. [L. rabidus, from rabio, rabo, to rage.]Furious; raging; mad; as a rabid dog or wolf. ...

44385

rabidness
RAB'IDNESS, n. Furiousness; madness.

44386

rabinet
RAB'INET, n. A kind of smaller ordnance.

44387

raca
R'ACA, n. A Syriac word signifying empty, beggarly, foolish; a term of extreme contempt. Matt. 5.

44388

race
RACE, n. [L. radix and radius having the same original. This word coincides in origin with rod, ...

44389

race-ginger
RACE-GIN'GER, n. Ginger in the root or not pulverized.

44390

race-horse
RA'CE-HORSE, n. A horse bred or kept for running in contest; a horse that runs in competition.

44391

racemation
RACEMA'TION, n. [L. racemus, a cluster.]1. A cluster, as of grapes.2. The cultivation of cluster ...

44392

raceme
RAC'EME, n. [L. racemus, a bunch of berries.In botany a species of inflorescence, consisting of a ...

44393

racemiferous
RACEMIF'EROUS, a. [L. racemus, a cluster, and fero, to bear.]Bearing racemes or clusters; as the ...

44394

racemous
RAC'EMOUS, a. Growing in racemes or clusters.

44395

racer
RA'CER, n. [from race.] a runner; one that contends in a race.And bade the nimblest racer seize ...

44396

rach
RACH, n. A setting dog.

44397

raciness
RA'CINESS, n. The quality of being racy.

44398

rack
RACK, n. [Eng. to reach. See Reach and Break.]1. An engine of torture, used for extorting ...

44399

rack-rent
RACK'-RENT, n. An annual rent of the full value of the tenement or near it.

44400

racked
RACK'ED, pp.1. Tortured; tormented; strained to the utmost.2. Drawn off, as liquor.

44401

racker
RACK'ER, n. One that tortures or torments; one that racks.

44402

racket
RACK'ET, n. [This word belong to the root of crack. See Rocket.]1. A confused, clattering noise, ...

44403

rackety
RACK'ETY, a. Making a tumultuous noise.

44404

racking
RACK'ING, ppr.1. Torturing; tormenting; straining; drawing off.2. a. Tormenting; excruciating; ...

44405

racking-pace
RACK'ING-PACE, n. The racking-pace of a horse is an amble, but with a quicker and shorter tread.

44406

racoon
RACOON', n. An American quadruped of the genus Ursus. It is somewhat larger than a fox, and its ...

44407

racy
RA'CY, a. [L. radix.]Strong; flavorous; tasting of the soil; as racy cider; racy wine.Rich racy ...

44408

rad
RAD, the old pret. of read.

44409

raddle
RAD'DLE, v.t.To twist; to wind together. [Not in use.]RAD'DLE, n. [supra.] A long stick used in ...

44410

raddock
RAD'DOCK,

44411

radial
RA'DIAL, a. [from L. radius, a ray, a rod, a spoke. See Radius and Ray.]Pertaining to the radius ...

44412

radiance
RA'DIANCE,

44413

radiancy
RA'DIANCY, n. [L. radians, radio, to beam or shoot rays. See Radius and Ray.]Properly, brightness ...

44414

radiant
RA'DIANT, a. Shooting or darting rays of light; beaming with brightness; emitting a vivid light or ...

44415

radiantly
RA'DIANTLY, adv. With beaming brightness; with glittering splendor.

44416

radiate
RA'DIATE, v.i. [L. radio. See Ray.]1. To issue in rays, as light; to dart, as beams of ...

44417

radiated
RA'DIATED, pp.1. Adorned with rays of light.2. Having crystals diverging from a center.

44418

radiating
RA'DIATING, ppr. Darting rays of light; enlightening; as the radiating point in optics.

44419

radiation
RADIA'TION, n. [L. radiatio.] 1. The emission and diffusion of rays of light; beamy ...

44420

radical
RAD'ICAL, a. [L. radicalis, from radix, root. See Race and Ray.]1. Pertaining to the root or ...

44421

radicality
RADICAL'ITY, n. 1. Origination.2. A being radical; a quantity which has relation to a root.

44422

radically
RAD'ICALLY, adv. 1. Originally; at the origin or root; fundamentally; as a scheme or system ...

44423

radicalness
RAD'ICALNESS, n. The state of being radical or fundamental.

44424

radicant
RAD'ICANT, a. [L. radicans.] In botany, rooting; as a radicant stem or leaf.

44425

radicate
RAD'ICATE, v.t. [L. radicatus, radicor, from radix, root.]To root; to plant deply and firmly; as ...

44426

radicated
RAD'ICATED, pp. or a. Deeply planted.- Prejudices of a whole race of people radicated by a ...

44427

radication
RADICA'TION, n. [from radicate.]1. The process of taking root deeply; as the radication of ...

44428

radicle
RAD'ICLE, n. [L. radicula, from radix.]1. That part of the seed of a plant which upon vegetating ...

44429

radiometer
RADIOM'ETER, n. [L. radius, rod, and Gr. measure.]The forestaff, an instrument for taking the ...

44430

radish
RAD'ISH, n. [See Ruddy.]A plant of the genus Raphanus, the root of which is eaten raw. ...

44431

radius
RA'DIUS, n. [L. id, a ray, a rod, a beam, a spoke, that is, a shoot; radio, to shine, that is, to ...

44432

radix
RA'DIX, n. [L. a root.]1. In etymology, a primitive word from which spring other words.2. In ...

44433

raff
R'AFF, v.t. [Heb.]To sweep; to snatch, draw or huddle together; to take by a promiscuous sweep. ...

44434

raffle
RAF'FLE, v.i. [Heb. to strive. See Raff.]To cast dice for a prize, for which each person ...

44435

raffler
RAF'FLER, n. One who raffles.

44436

raffling
RAF'FLING, ppr. The act of throwing dice for a prize staked by a number.

44437

raft
R'AFT, n. [Gr. to sew that is, to fasten together, and allied to reeve; or Gr. whence a flooring. ...

44438

rafter
R'AFTER, n. [Gr. to cover; a roof.]A roof timber; a piece of timber that extends from the plate of ...

44439

raftered
R'AFTERED, a. Built or furnished with rafters.

44440

rafty
R'AFTY, a. Damp; musty. [Local.]

44441

rag
RAG, n. [Gr. a torn garment; tear; a rupture, a rock, a crag; to tear asunder.]1. Any piece of ...

44442

ragamuffin
RAGAMUF'FIN, n. A paltry fellow; a mean wretch.

44443

rage
RAGE, n. [Heb. to grind or gnash the teeth.]1. Violent anger accompanied with furious words, ...

44444

rageful
RA'GEFUL, a. Full of rage; violent; furious.

44445

ragery
RA'GERY, n. Wantonness. [Not used.]

44446

ragg
RAGG, n. Rowley ragg, a species of silicious stone, of a dusky or dark gray color, with shining ...

44447

ragged
RAG'GED, a. [from rag.] 1. Rent or worn into tatters, or till its texture is broken; as a ragged ...

44448

raggedness
RAG'GEDNESS, n.1. The state of being dressed in tattered clothes.2. The state of being rough or ...

44449

raging
RA'GING, ppr. [from rage.]1. Acting with violence or fury.2. a. Furious; impetuous; vehemently ...

44450

ragingly
RA'GINGLY, adv. With fury; with violent impetuosity.

44451

ragman
RAG'MAN, n. A man who collects or deals in rags, the materials of paper.

44452

ragmans-roll
RAGMAN'S-ROLL, n. A roll or register of the value of benefices in Scotland, made by Ragimund, a ...

44453

ragoo
RAGOO',

44454

ragout
RAGOUT, n. A sauce or seasoning for exciting a languid appetite; or a high seasoned dish, prepared ...

44455

ragstone
RAG'STONE, n. A stone of the silicious kind, so named from its rough fracture. It is of a gray ...

44456

ragwort
RAG'WORT, n. A plant of the genus Senecio.

44457

rail
RAIL, n.1. A cross beam fixed at the ends in two upright posts.[In New England, this is never ...

44458

rail-bird
RAIL-BIRD, n. A bird of the genus Cuculus.

44459

railer
RA'ILER, n. One who scoffs, insults, censures or reproaches with opprobrious language.

44460

railing
RA'ILING, ppr. 1. Clamoring with insulting language; uttering reproachful words.2. a. Expressing ...

44461

railingly
RA'ILINGLY, adv. With scoffing or insulting language.

44462

raillery
RA'ILLERY, n.Banter; jesting language; good humored pleasantry or slight satire; satirical ...

44463

railleur
RA'ILLEUR, n. A banterer; a jester; a mocker. [Not English nor in use.]

44464

raiment
RA'IMENT, n. [for arrayment. See Array and Ray.]1. Clothing in general; vestments; vesture; ...

44465

rain
RAIN, v.i. [It seems that rain is contracted from regen. It is the Gr. to rain, to water, which ...

44466

rain-deer
RA'IN-DEER, n. The rane, a species of the cervine genus. [See Rane.]

44467

rain-water
RA'IN-WATER, n. Water that has fallen from the clouds.

44468

rainbat
RA'INBAT, a. Beaten or injured by the rain. [Not used.]

44469

rainbow
RA'INBOW, n. A bow, or an arch of a circle, consisting of all the colors formed by the refraction ...

44470

raininess
RA'ININESS, n. [from rainy.] The state of being rainy.

44471

rainy
RA'INY, a. Abounding with rain; wet; showery; as rainy weather; a rainy day or season.

44472

raise
RAISE, v.t. raze. [This word occurs often in the Gothic version of the gospels, Luke 3:8. John ...

44473

raised
RA'ISED, pp. Lifted; elevated; exalted; promoted; set upright; built; made or enlarged; produced; ...

44474

raiser
RA'ISER, n. One who raises; that which raises; one that builds; one that levies or collects; one ...

44475

raisin
RAISIN, n. razn.A dried grape. Grapes are suffered to remain on the vines till they are perfectly ...

44476

raising
RA'ISING, ppr. Lifting; elevating; setting upright; exalting; producing; enhancing; restoring to ...

44477

raja
RA'JA, n. [L. rex, regis.] In India, a prince. some of the rajahs are said to be independent ...

44478

rajah
RA'JAH,

44479

rajahship
RA'JAHSHIP, n. The dignity or principality of a rajah.

44480

rake
RAKE, n. An instrument consisting of a head-piece in which teeth are inserted, and a long handle; ...

44481

raked
RA'KED, pp. Scraped; gathered with a rake; cleaned with a rake; cannonaded fore and aft.

44482

rakehell
RA'KEHELL, n.A lewd, dissolute fellow; a debauchee; a rake.

44483

rakehelly
RA'KEHELLY, a. Dissolute; wild.

44484

raker
RA'KER, n. One that rakes.

44485

rakeshame
RA'KESHAME, n. A vile dissolute wretch.

44486

raking
RA'KING, ppr. 1. Scraping; gathering with a rake; cleaning and smoothing with a rake; cannonading ...

44487

rakish
RA'KISH, a. Given to a dissolute life; lewd; debauched.

44488

rakishness
RA'KISHNESS, n. Dissolute practices.

44489

rally
RAL'LY, v.t. [This seems to be a compound of re, ra, and lier, L. ligo, to unite.]1. To reunite; ...

44490

ram
RAM, n. [See the Verb.]1. The male of the sheep or ovine genus; in some parts of England called a ...

44491

ramadan
RAM'ADAN, n. Among the Mohammedans, a solemn season of fasting.

44492

ramage
RAM'AGE, n. [L. ramus, a branch.]1. Branches of trees. [Not in use.]2. The warbling of birds ...

44493

ramble
RAM'BLE, v.i.1. To rove; to wander; to walk, ride or sail from place to place, without any ...

44494

rambler
RAM'BLER, n. One that rambles; a rover; a wanderer.

44495

rambling
RAM'BLING, ppr. Roving; wandering; moving or going irregularly.RAM'BLING, n. A roving; irregular ...

44496

rambooze
RAM'BOOZE,

44497

rambuse
RAM'BUSE, n. a drink made of wine, ale, eggs and sugar in winter, or of wine, milk, sugar and rose ...

44498

ramekin
RAM'EKIN,

44499

raments
RAM'ENTS, n. [L. ramenta, a chip.] 1. Scrapings; shavings;. [Not used.]2. In botany, loose ...

44500

rameous
RA'MEOUS, a. [L. ramus, a branch.] In botany, belonging to a branch; growing on or shooting from ...

44501

ramequins
RAM'EQUINS, n. In cookery, small slices of bread covered with a farce of cheese and eggs.

44502

ramification
RAMIFICA'TION, n. [L. ramus, a branch.]1. The process of branching or shooting branches from a ...

44503

ramified
RAM'IFIED, pp. divided into branches.

44504

ramify
RAM'IFY, v.t. [L. ramus, a branch, and facio, to make.]To divide into branches or parts; as, to ...

44505

ramifying
RAM'IFYING, ppr. shooting into branches or divisions.

44506

ramish
RAM'ISH, a. Rank; strong scented.

44507

ramishness
RAM'ISHNESS, n. [from ram.] Rankness; a strong scent.

44508

rammed
RAM'MED, pp. [See Ram.] Driven forcibly.

44509

rammer
RAM'MER, n.1. One that rams or drives.2. An instrument for driving any thing with force; as a ...

44510

ramming
RAM'MING, ppr. Driving with force.

44511

ramoon
RAMOON', n. A tree of America.

44512

ramous
RA'MOUS, a. [L. ramosus, from ramus, a branch.]1. In botany, branched, as a stem or root; having ...

44513

ramp
RAMP, v.i. [See Ramble and Romance.]1. To climb, as a plant; to creep up.Plants furnished with ...

44514

rampallian
RAMPAL'LIAN, n. A mean wretch. [Not in use.]

44515

rampancy
RAMP'ANCY, n. [from rampant.] Excessive growth or practice; excessive prevalence; exuberance; ...

44516

rampant
RAMP'ANT, a. [See Ramp and Ramble.]1. Overgrowing the usual bounds; rank in growth; exuberant; as ...

44517

rampart
RAM'PART, n. [Hence we see rampart is from L. reparo; re and paro. See Parry and Repair.]1. In ...

44518

rampion
RAM'PION, n. [from ramp.] The name of several plants; as the common esculent rampion, a species ...

44519

rampire
RAMP'IRE, n. The same as rampart; but obsolete.

44520

ramsons
RAM'SONS, n. A plant, a species of Allium.

44521

ran
RAN, the pret. of run. In old writers, open robbery.

44522

rancescent
RANCES'CENT, a. [L. ranceo, to be rank.] Becoming rancid or sour.

44523

ranch
RANCH, v.t. [corrupted from wrench.] To sprain; to injure by violent straining or contortion. ...

44524

rancid
RAN'CID, a. [L. rancidus, from ranceo, to be rank. This is the Eng. rank, luxuriant in ...

44525

rancidity
RANCID'ITY,

44526

rancidness
RAN'CIDNESS, n. The quality of being rancid; a strong, sour scent, as of old oil.The rancidity of ...

44527

rancor
RAN'COR, n. [L. from ranceo, to be rank.]1. The deepest malignity or spite; deep seated and ...

44528

rancorous
RAN'COROUS, a. Deeply malignant; implacably spiteful or malicious; intensely virulent.So flam'd ...

44529

rancorously
RAN'COROUSLY, adv. With deep malignity or spiteful malice.

44530

rand
RAND, n.A border; edge; margin; as the rand of a shoe.

44531

random
RAN'DOM, n.1. A roving motion or course without direction; hence, want of direction, rule or ...

44532

random-shot
RAN'DOM-SHOT, n. A shot not directed to a point, or a shot with the muzzle of the gun elevated ...

44533

randy
RAN'DY, a. Disorderly; riotous. [Not used or local.]

44534

rane
RANE,

44535

ranedeer
RANEDEER, n.A species of deer found in the northern parts of Europe and Asia. He has large ...

44536

ranforce
RAN'FORCE, n. The ring of a gun next to the vent.[I do not find this word in modern books.]

44537

range
RANGE, v.t.1. To set in a row or in rows; to place in a regular line, lines or ranks; to dispose ...

44538

ranged
RANGED, pp. Disposed in a row or line; placed in order; passed in roving placed in a particular ...

44539

ranger
RANGER, n.1. One that ranges; a rover; a robber. [Now little used.]2. A dog that beats the ...

44540

rangership
RANGERSHIP, n. The office of the keeper of a forest or park.

44541

ranging
RANGING, ppr. Placing in a row or line; disposing in order, method or classes; roving; passing ...

44542

rank
RANK, the old pret. of ring. [Nearly obsolete.]

44543

ranked
RANK'ED, pp. Placed in a line; disposed in an order or class; arranged methodically.

44544

ranker
RANK'ER, n. One that disposes in ranks; one that arranges.

44545

ranking
RANK'ING, ppr. Placing in ranks or lines; arranging; disposing in orders or classes; having a ...

44546

rankle
RANK'LE, v.i. [from rank.]1. To grow more rank or strong; to be inflamed; to fester; as a ...

44547

rankly
RANK'LY, adv. 1. With vigorous growth; as, grass or weeks grow rankly.2. Coarsely; grossly.

44548

rankness
RANK'NESS, n.1. Vigorous growth; luxuriance; exuberance; as the rankness of plants or herbage.2. ...

44549

ranny
RAN'NY, n. The shrew-mouse.

44550

ransack
RAN'SACK, v.t. [Eng. rand, and ran is rapine. The last syllable coincides with the English verb to ...

44551

ransacked
RAN'SACKED, pp. Pillaged; search narrowly.

44552

ransacking
RAN'SACKING, ppr. Pillaging; searching narrowly.

44553

ransom
RAN'SOM, n.1. The money or price paid for the redemption of a prisoner or slave, or for goods ...

44554

ransomed
RAN'SOMED, pp. Redeemed or rescued from captivity, bondage or punishment by the payment of an ...

44555

ransomer
RAN'SOMER, n. One that redeems.

44556

ransoming
RAN'SOMING, ppr. Redeeming from captivity, bondage or punishment by giving satisfaction to the ...

44557

ransomless
RAN'SOMLESS, a. Free from ransom.

44558

ranter
RANT'ER, n. A noisy talker; a boisterous preacher.

44559

ranting
RANT'ING, ppr. Uttering high sounding words without solid sense; declaiming or preaching with ...

44560

rantipole
RANT'IPOLE, a. [from rant.] Wild; roving; rakish. [A low word.]RANT'IPOLE, v.i. To run about ...

44561

rantism
RANT'ISM, n. The practice or tenets of ranters.

44562

ranty
RANT'Y, a. Wild; noisy; boisterous.

44563

ranula
RAN'ULA, n. [L. rana, a frog; dim. a little frog.]A swelling under the tongue, similar to the ...

44564

ranunculus
RANUN'CULUS, n. [L. from rana, a frog.] In botany, crowfoot, a genus of plants of many species, ...

44565

rap
RAP, v.i. [L. rapio, rapidus, rapid.]To strike with a quick sharp blow; to knock; as, to rap on ...

44566

rapacious
RAPA'CIOUS, a. [L. rapax, from rapio, to seize. See Rap.]1. Given to plunder; disposed or ...

44567

rapaciously
RAPA'CIOUSLY, adv. By rapine; by violent robbery or seizure.

44568

rapaciousness
RAPA'CIOUSNESS, n. The quality of being rapacious; disposition to plunder or to exact by ...

44569

rapacity
RAPAC'ITY, n. [L. rapacitas, from rapax, rapio.]1. Addictedness to plunder; the exercise of ...

44570

rape
RAPE, n. [L. rapio, raptus. See Rap.]1. In a general sense, a seizing by violence; also, a ...

44571

raperoot
RA'PEROOT. [See Rape.]

44572

rapeseed
RA'PESEED, n. The seed of the rape, from which oil is expressed.

44573

rapid
RAP'ID, a. [L. rapidus, from rapio, the primary sense of which is to rush.]1. Very swift or ...

44574

rapidity
RAPID'ITY, n. [L. rapiditas.]1. Swiftness; celerity; velocity; as the rapidity of a current; the ...

44575

rapidly
RAP'IDLY, adv. 1. With great speed, celerity or velocity; swiftly; with quick progression; as, to ...

44576

rapidness
RAP'IDNESS, n. Swiftness; speed; celerity; rapidity.

44577

rapids
RAP'IDS, n. plu. The part of a river where the current moves with more celerity than the common ...

44578

rapier
RA'PIER, n. A small sword used only in thrusting.

44579

rapier-fish
RA'PIER-FISH, n. The sword-fish.

44580

rapil
RAP'IL,

44581

rapillo
RAPIL'LO, n. Pulverized volcanic substances.

44582

rapine
RAP'INE, n. [L. rapina; rapio, to seize.]1. The act of plundering; the seizing and carrying away ...

44583

rapparee
RAPPAREE', n. A wild Irish plunderer; so called from rapery, a half pike that he carries.

44584

rappee
RAPPEE', n. A coarse kind of snuff.

44585

rapper
RAP'PER, n. [from rap.]1. One that raps or knocks.2. The knocker of a door. [Not in common ...

44586

rapport
RAP'PORT, n. Relation; proportion. [Not in use.]

44587

rapt
RAPT, pp. [from rap.] Transported; ravished.RAPT, v.t. To transport or ravish. [Not legitimate ...

44588

rapter
RAP'TER,

44589

raptor
RAP'TOR, n. [l. raptor.] A ravisher; a plunderer.

44590

rapture
RAP'TURE, n. [L. raptus, rapio.]1. A seizing by violence. [Little used.]2. Transport; ecstasy; ...

44591

raptured
RAP'TURED, a. Ravished; transported.[But enraptured is generally used.]

44592

rapturist
RAP'TURIST, n. An enthusiast.

44593

rapturous
RAP'TUROUS, a. Ecstatic; transporting; ravishing; as rapturous joy, pleasure or delight.

44594

rare
RARE, a. [L. rarus, thin.]1. Uncommon; not frequent; as a rare event; a rare phenomenon.2. ...

44595

rareeshow
RA'REESHOW, n. [rare and show.] A show carried in a box.

44596

rarefaction
RAREFAC'TION, n. [See Rarefy.]The act or process of expanding or distending bodies, by separating ...

44597

rarefiable
RAR'EFIABLE, a. Capable of being rarefied.

44598

rarefy
RAR'EFY, v.t. [L. rarefacio; rarus, rare, and facio, to make.]To make thin and porous or less ...

44599

rarefying
RAR'EFYING, ppr. Making thin or less dense.

44600

rarely
RA'RELY, adv. 1. Seldom; not often; as things rarely seen.2. Finely; nicely. [little used.]

44601

rareness
RA'RENESS, n.1. The state of being uncommon; uncommonness; infrequency.And let the rareness the ...

44602

rareripe
RA'RERIPE, a. Early ripe; ripe before others, or before the usual season.RA'RERIPE, n. An early ...

44603

rarity
RAR'ITY, n. [L. raritas.]1. Uncommonness; infrequency.Far from being fond of a flower for its ...

44604

rascal
RAS'CAL, n. A mean fellow; a scoundrel; in modern usage, a trickish dishonest fellow; a rogue; ...

44605

rascalion
RASCAL'ION, n. [from rascal.] A low mean wretch.

44606

rascality
RASCAL'ITY, n. 1. The low mean people.2. Mean trickishness or dishonesty; base fraud. [This is ...

44607

rascally
RAS'CALLY, a.1. Meanly trickish or dishonest; vile.2. Mean; vile; base; worthless; as a rascally ...

44608

rase
RASE, v.t. s as z. [L. rasus, rado.]1. To pass along the surface of a thing, with striking or ...

44609

rash
RASH, a.1. Hasty in council or action; precipitate; resolving or entering on a project or measure ...

44610

rasher
RASH'ER, n. A thin slice of bacon; a thin cut.

44611

rashly
RASH'LY, adv. With precipitation; hastily; without due deliberation.He that doth any thing rashly, ...

44612

rashness
RASH'NESS, n. 1. To much haste in resolving or in undertaking a measure; precipitation; ...

44613

rasp
R'ASP, n. [See Rase.]1. A large rough file; a grater.2. A raspberry, which see.R'ASP, v.t. [See ...

44614

raspatory
R'ASPATORY, n. A surgeon's rasp.

44615

raspberry
R'ASPBERRY, n. [from rasp, so named from the roughness of the brambles.]The fruit of a bramble or ...

44616

raspberry-bush
R'ASPBERRY-BUSH, n. The bramble producing raspberries.

44617

rasure
RA'SURE, n. s as z. [L. rasura, from rado, rasus. See Rase.]1. The act of scraping or shaving; ...

44618

rat
RAT, n. [Probably named from gnawing, and from the root of L. rodo.]A small quadruped of the genus ...

44619

ratable
RA'TABLE, a. [from rate.] 1. That may be rated, or set at a certain value; as a Danish ore ...

44620

ratably
RA'TABLY, adv. By rate or proportion; proportionally.

44621

ratafia
RATAFIA, n. ratafee'. A fine spirituous liquor, prepared from the kernels of several kinds of ...

44622

ratan
RATAN', n. A small cane, the growth of India.

44623

ratch
RATCH, n. In clock work, a sort of wheel having twelve fangs, which serve to lift the detents ...

44624

ratchet
RATCH'ET, n. In a watch, a small tooth at the bottom of the fusee or barrel, which stops it in ...

44625

ratchil
RATCH'IL, n. Among miners, fragments of stone.

44626

rate
RATE, n. [L. ratus, reor, contracted from retor, redor, or resor. See Ratio and Reason.]1. The ...

44627

rated
RA'TED, pp.1. Set at a certain value; estimated; set in a certain order or rank.2. Chid; ...

44628

rater
RA'TER, n. One who sets a value on or makes an estimate.

44629

rath
RATH, n. A hill. Obs.RATH, a. [See Ready.]Early; coming before others, or before the usual ...

44630

rather
RATH'ER, adv. [I would rather go, or sooner go. The use is taken from pushing or moving forward.] ...

44631

rathoffite
RATH'OFFITE, n. A mineral brought from Sweden, of the garnet kind. Its color is a dingy brownish ...

44632

ratification
RATIFICA'TION, n.1. The act of ratifying; confirmation.2. The act of giving sanction and validity ...

44633

ratified
RAT'IFIED, pp. Confirmed; sanctioned; made valid.

44634

ratifier
RAT'IFIER, n. He or that which ratifies or sanctions.

44635

ratify
RAT'IFY, v.t. [L. ratum facio, to make firm.]1. To confirm; to establish; to settle.We have ...

44636

ratifying
RAT'IFYING, ppr. Confirming; establishing; approving and sanctioning.

44637

rating
RA'TING, ppr. [from rate.]1. Setting at a certain value; assigning rant to; estimating.2. ...

44638

ratio
RA'TIO, n. ra'sho. [L. from ratus, reor, to think or suppose, to set, confirm or establish. Reor ...

44639

ratiocinate
RA'TIOCINATE, v.i. [L. ratiocinor, from ratio, reason.] To reason; to argue. [Little used.]

44640

ratiocination
RATIOCINA'TION, n. [L. ratiocinatio.] The act or process of reasoning, or of deducing ...

44641

ratiocinative
RATIOC'INATIVE, a. Argumentative; consisting in the comparison of propositions or facts, and the ...

44642

ration
RA'TION, n. [L. ratio, proportion.]A portion or fixed allowance of provisions, drink and forage, ...

44643

rational
RA'TIONAL, a. [L. rationalis.]1. Having reason or the faculty of reasoning; endowed with reason; ...

44644

rationale
RATIONA'LE, n.1. A detail with reasons; a series of reasons assigned; as Dr. Sparrow's rationale ...

44645

rationalist
RA'TIONALIST, n. One who proceeds in his disquisitions and practice wholly upon reason.

44646

rationality
RATIONAL'ITY, n.1. The power of reasoning.God has made rationality the common portion of ...

44647

rationally
RA'TIONALLY, adv. In consistency with reason; reasonably. We rationally expect every man will ...

44648

rationalness
RA'TIONALNESS, n. The state of being rational or consistent with reason.

44649

ratlin
RAT'LIN,

44650

ratline
RAT'LINE, n. A small line traversing the shrouds of a ship, making the step of a ladder for ...

44651

ratoon
RATOON', n.A sprout from the root of the sugar cane, which has been cut.

44652

ratsbane
RATS'BANE, n. [rat and bane.] Poison for rats; arsenic.

44653

ratsbaned
RATS'BANED, a. Poisoned by ratsbane.

44654

ratteen
RATTEEN', n. A thick woolen stuff quilled or twilled.

44655

rattinet
RATTINET', n. A woolen stuff thinner than ratteen.

44656

rattle
RAT'TLE, v.i.1. To make a quick sharp noise rapidly repeated, by the collision of bodies not very ...

44657

rattle-headed
RAT'TLE-HEADED, a. Noisy; giddy; unsteady.

44658

rattlesnake
RAT'TLESNAKE, n. A snake that has rattles at the tail, of the genus Crotalus. The rattles consist ...

44659

rattlesnake-root
RATTLESNAKE-ROOT, n. A plant or root of the genus Polygala, and another of the genus Prenanthes.

44660

rattlesnake-weed
RATTLESNAKE-WEED, n. A plant of the genus Eryngium.

44661

rattling
RAT'TLING, ppr. Making a quick succession of sharp sounds.RAT'TLING, n. A rapid succession of ...

44662

raucity
RAU'CITY, n. [L. raucus, hoarse. Raucus is the Eng. rough, which see.]1. Hoarseness; a loud ...

44663

raucous
RAU'COUS, a. Hoarse; harsh. [Not in use.]

44664

raught
RAUGHT, the old participle of reach. Obs.

44665

raunch
RAUNCH. [See Wrench.]

44666

ravage
RAV'AGE, n. [L. rapio.]1. Spoil; ruin; waste; destruction by violence, wither by men, beasts or ...

44667

ravaged
RAV'AGED, pp. Wasted; destroyed; pillaged.

44668

ravager
RAV'AGER, n. a plunderer a spoiler; he or that which lays waste.

44669

ravaging
RAV'AGING, ppr. Plundering; pillaging; laying waste.

44670

rave
RAVE, v.i. [L. rabio, to rave, to rage or be furious; rabies, rage.]1. To wander in mind or ...

44671

ravel
RAVEL, v.t. rav'l.1. To entangle; to entwist together; to make intricate; to involve; to ...

44672

raveled
RAV'ELED, pp. Twisted together; made intricate; disentangled.

44673

ravelin
RAV'ELIN, n.In fortification, a detached work with two faces which make a salient angle, without ...

44674

raveling
RAV'ELING, ppr. Twisting or weaving; untwisting; disentangling.

44675

raven
RAVEN, n. ra'ven. [Heb. from its color. But this may be L. corvus, rapio.]A large fowl of a ...

44676

ravened
RAV'ENED, pp. Devoured with voracity.

44677

ravener
RAV'ENER, n. One that ravens or plunders.

44678

ravening
RAV'ENING, ppr. Preying with rapacity; voraciously devouring; as a ravening wolf.RAV'ENING, n. ...

44679

ravenous
RAV'ENOUS, a.1. Furiously voracious; hungry even to rage; devouring with rapacious eagerness; as a ...

44680

ravenously
RAV'ENOUSLY, adv. With raging voracity.

44681

ravenousness
RAV'ENOUSNESS, n. Extreme voracity; rage for prey; as the ravenousness of a lion.

44682

raver
RA'VER, n. [from rave.] One that raves or is furious.

44683

ravet
RAV'ET, n. An insect shaped like a cock-chaffer, which infests the West Indies.

44684

ravin
RAVIN. [See raven.]

44685

ravine
RAV'INE, n. A long deep hollow worn by a stream or torrent of water; hence, any long deep hollow ...

44686

raving
RA'VING, ppr. or a. Furious with delirium; mad; distracted.

44687

ravingly
RA'VINGLY, adv. With furious wildness or frenzy; with distraction.

44688

ravish
RAV'ISH, v.t. [L. rapio.]1. To seize and carry away by violence.These hairs which thou dost ...

44689

ravished
RAV'ISHED, pp. Snatched away by violence; forced to submit to carnal embrace; delighted to ...

44690

ravisher
RAV'ISHER, n.1. One that takes by violence.2. One that forces a woman to his carnal embrace.3. ...

44691

ravishing
RAV'ISHING, ppr. 1. Snatching or taking by violence; compelling to submit to carnal intercourse; ...

44692

ravishingly
RAV'ISHINGLY, adv. To extremity of delight.

44693

ravishment
RAV'ISHMENT, n. 1. The act of forcing a woman to carnal connection; forcible violation of ...

44694

raw
RAW, a. [L. crudus, rodo.]1. Not altered from its natural state; not roasted, boiled or cooked; ...

44695

rawhead
RAW'HEAD, n. The name of a specter, mentioned to frighten children; as rawhead and bloody bones.

44696

rawish
RAW'ISH, a. Somewhat raw; cool and damp. [Not much used.]

44697

rawly
RAW'LY, adv.1. In a raw manner.2. Unskillfully; without experience.3. Newly.

44698

rawness
RAW'NESS, n. 1. The state of being raw; uncooked; unaltered by heat; as the rawness of flesh.2. ...

44699

ray
RAY, n. [L. radius.]1. a line of light, or the right line supposed to be described by a particle ...

44700

rayless
RA'YLESS, a. Destitute of light; dark; not illuminated.

44701

raze
RAZE, n. A root. [See Race-ginger, under Race.]RAZE, v.t. [L. rasus, rado. See Rase and ...

44702

razed
RA'ZED, pp. Subverted; overthrown; wholly ruined; erased; extirpated.

44703

razee
RAZEE', n. A ship of war cut down to a smaller size.

44704

razing
RA'ZING, ppr. subverting; destroying; erasing; extirpating.

44705

razor
RA'ZOR, n. [L. rasus, rado, to scrape.]An instrument for shaving off beard or hair. Razors of a ...

44706

razor-bill
RA'ZOR-BILL, n. An aquatic fowl, the Alca torda; also, the Rhynchops nigra or cut-water.

44707

razor-fish
RA'ZOR-FISH, n. A species of fish with a compressed body.

44708

razorable
RA'ZORABLE, a. Fit to be shaved. [Not in use.]

44709

razure
RA'ZURE, n. [L. rasura, from rado.]The act of erasing or effacing; obliteration.[See Rasure.]

44710

re
RE, a prefix or inseparable particle in the composition of words, denotes return, repetition, ...

44711

re-collect
RE-COLLECT', v.t. To gather again; to collect what has been scattered; as, to re-collect routed ...

44712

re-create
RE-CREA'TE, v.t. To create or form anew. An opening the campaign of 1776, instead of reinforcing, ...

44713

re-created
RE-CREA'TED, pp. Created or formed anew.

44714

re-creating
RE-CREA'TING, ppr. Creating or forming anew.

44715

re-creation
RE-CREA'TION, n. A forming anew.

44716

re-echo
RE-ECH'O, v.t [re and echo.] To echo back; to reverberate again; as, the hills re-echo the roar ...

44717

re-echoed
RE-ECH'OED, pp. [supra.] Returned, as sound; reverberated again.

44718

re-echoing
RE-ECH'OING, ppr. Returning or reverberating an echo.

44719

re-edification
RE-EDIFICA'TION, n. [from re-edify.] Act or operation of rebuilding; state of being rebuilt.

44720

re-edified
RE-ED'IFIED, pp. Rebuilt.

44721

re-edify
RE-ED'IFY, v.t.To rebuild; to build again after destruction.

44722

re-edifying
RE-ED'IFYING, ppr. Rebuilding.

44723

re-elect
RE-ELECT', v.t. [re and elect.] To elect again; as, to re-elect the former governor.

44724

re-elected
RE-ELECT'ED, pp. Elected again; re-chosen.

44725

re-electing
RE-ELECT'ING, ppr. Electing again.

44726

re-election
RE-ELEC'TION, n. Election a second time, or repeated election; as the re-election of a former ...

44727

re-eligibility
RE-ELIGIBIL'ITY, n. The capacity of being re-elected to the same office.

44728

re-eligible
RE-EL'IGIBLE, a. [re and eligible.] Capable of being elected again to the same office.

44729

re-embark
RE-EMB'ARK, v.t. [re and embark.] To embark or put on board again.RE-EMB'ARK, v.i. To embark or ...

44730

re-embarkation
RE-EMBARKA'TION, n. A putting on board or a going on board again.

44731

re-embattle
RE-EMBAT'TLE, v.t. [re and embattle.] To array again for battle; to arrange again in the order of ...

44732

re-embattled
RE-EMBAT'TLED, pp. Arrayed again for battle.

44733

re-embattling
RE-EMBAT'TLING, ppr. Arranging again in battle array.

44734

re-embody
RE-EMBOD'Y, v.t. [re and embody.] To embody again.

44735

re-enact
RE-ENACT', v.t. [re and enact.] To enact again.

44736

re-enacted
RE-ENACT'ED, pp. Enacted again.

44737

re-enacting
RE-ENACT'ING, ppr. Enacting anew; passing again into a law.

44738

re-enaction
RE-ENAC'TION, n. The passing into a law again.

44739

re-enactment
RE-ENACT'MENT, n. The enacting or passing of a law a second time; the renewal of a law.

44740

re-enforce
RE-ENFORCE, v.t. [re and enforce.] To strengthen with new force, assistance or support, as to ...

44741

re-enforced
RE-ENFORCED, pp. Strengthened by additional force, troops or ships.

44742

re-enforcement
RE-ENFORCEMENT, n.1. The act of re-enforcing.2. Additional force; fresh assistance; particularly, ...

44743

re-enforcing
RE-ENFORCING, ppr. Strengthening by additional force.

44744

re-engage
RE-ENGA'GE, v.t. To engage a second time.RE-ENGA'GE, v.i. To engage again; to enlist a second ...

44745

re-enjoy
RE-ENJOY', v.t. [re and enjoy.] To enjoy anew or a second time.

44746

re-enjoyed
RE-ENJOY'ED, pp. Enjoyed again.

44747

re-enjoying
RE-ENJOY'ING, ppr. Enjoying anew.

44748

re-enjoyment
RE-ENJOY'MENT, n. A second or repeated enjoyment.

44749

re-enkindle
RE-ENKIN'DLE, v.t. [re and enkindle.] To enkindle again; to rekindle.

44750

re-enkindled
RE-ENKIN'DLED, pp. Enkindled again.

44751

re-enkindling
RE-ENKIN'DLING, ppr. Enkindling anew.

44752

re-enlist
RE-ENLIST', v.t. To enlist a second time. [See Re-inlist.]

44753

re-enter
RE-EN'TER, v.t. [re and enter.] To enter again or anew.RE-EN'TER, v.i. To enter anew.

44754

re-entered
RE-EN'TERED, pp. Entered again.

44755

re-entering
RE-EN'TERING, ppr.1. Entering anew.2. Entering in return; as salient and re-entering angles.

44756

re-enthrone
RE-ENTHRO'NE, v.t. [re and enthrone.] To enthrone again; to replace on a throne.

44757

re-enthroned
RE-ENTHRO'NED, pp. Raised again to a throne.

44758

re-enthroning
RE-ENTHRO'NING, ppr. Replacing on a throne.

44759

re-entrance
RE-EN'TRANCE, n. [re and entrance.] The act of entering again.

44760

re-establish
RE-ESTAB'LISH, v.t. [re and establish.] To establish anew; to fix or confirm again; as, to ...

44761

re-established
RE-ESTAB'LISHED, pp. Established or confirmed again.

44762

re-establisher
RE-ESTAB'LISHER, n. One who establishes again.

44763

re-establishing
RE-ESTAB'LISHING, ppr. Establishing anew; confirming again.

44764

re-establishment
RE-ESTAB'LISHMENT, n. The act of establishing again; the state of being re-established; renewed ...

44765

re-estate
RE-ESTA'TE, v.t. [re and estate.] To re-establish. [Not used.]

44766

re-examination
RE-EXAMINA'TION, n. A renewed or repeated examination.

44767

re-examine
RE-EXAM'INE, v.t. [re and examine.] To examine anew.

44768

re-examined
RE-EXAM'INED, ppr. Examined again.

44769

re-examining
RE-EXAM'INING, ppr. Examining anew.

44770

re-exchange
RE-EXCHANGE, n. [re and exchange.] 1. A renewed exchange.2. In commerce, the exchange ...

44771

re-export
RE-EXPORT, v.t. [re and export.] To export again; to export what has been imported. In the ...

44772

re-exportation
RE-EXPORTA'TION, n. The act of exporting what has been imported.

44773

re-exported
RE-EXPORTED, pp. Exported after being imported.

44774

re-exporting
RE-EXPORTING, ppr. Exporting what has been imported.

44775

re-ferment
RE-FERMENT', v.t. [re and ferment.] To ferment again.

44776

re-find
RE-FIND, v.t. [re and find.] To find again; to experience anew.

44777

re-formation
RE-FORMA'TION, n. The act of forming anew; a second forming in order; as the re-formation of a ...

44778

re-resolve
RE-RESOLVE, v.t. re-rezolv'. To resolve a second time.

44779

reabsorb
REABSORB', v.t. [re and absorb.]1. To draw in or inbibe again what has been effused, extravasated ...

44780

reabsorbed
REABSORB'ED, pp. Imbibed again.

44781

reabsorbing
REABSORB'ING, ppr. Reimbibing.

44782

reabsorption
REABSORP'TION, n. The act or process of inbibing what has been previously thrown off, effused or ...

44783

reaccess
REACCESS', n. [re and access.] A second access or approach; a visit renewed.

44784

reach
REACH, v.t. Raught, the ancient preterit, is obsolete. The verb is now regular; pp. reached. L. ...

44785

reached
RE'ACHED, pp. Stretched out; extended; touched by extending the arm; attained to; obtained.

44786

reacher
RE'ACHER, n. One that reaches or extends; one that delivers by extending the arm.

44787

reaching
RE'ACHING, ppr. Stretching out; extending; touching by extension of the arm; attaining to; ...

44788

react
REACT', v.t. [re and act.] To act or perform a second time; as, to react a play. The same scenes ...

44789

reacted
REACT'ED, pp. Acted or performed a second time.

44790

reacting
REACT'ING, ppr. Acting again; in physics, resisting the impulse of another body.

44791

reaction
REAC'TION, n. 1. In physics, counteraction; the resistance made by a body to the action or ...

44792

read
READ, n. [See the Verb.]1. Counsel. [Obs.]2. Saying; sentence. Obs.READ, v.t. The preterit ...

44793

readable
RE'ADABLE, a. That may be read; fit to be read.

44794

readeption
READEP'TION, n. [from L. re and adeptus, obtained.]A regaining; recovery of something lost. [Not ...

44795

reader
RE'ADER, n.1. One that reads; any person who pronounces written words; particularly, one whose ...

44796

readership
RE'ADERSHIP, n. [See Read.] the office of reading prayers in a church.

44797

readily
READILY, adv. red'ily. [See Ready.] 1. Quickly; promptly; easily. I readily perceive the ...

44798

readiness
READINESS, n. red'iness. [from ready.]1. Quickness; promptness; promptitude; facility; freedom ...

44799

reading
RE'ADING, ppr.1. Pronouncing or perusing written or printed words or characters of a book or ...

44800

readjourn
READJOURN', v.t. [re and adjourn.]1. To adjourn a second time.2. To cite or summon again. [Not ...

44801

readjust
READJUST', v.t. [re and adjust.] To settle again; to put in order again what had been ...

44802

readjusted
READJUST'ED, pp. Adjusted again; resettled.

44803

readjusting
READJUST'ING, ppr. Adjusting again.

44804

readjustment
READJUST'MENT, n. A second adjustment.

44805

readmission
READMIS'SION, n. [re and admission.] The act of admitting again what had been excluded; as the ...

44806

readmit
READMIT', v.t. [re and admit.] To admit again.Whose ear is ever open and his eye gracious to ...

44807

readmittance
READMIT'TANCE, n. A second admittance; allowance to enter again.

44808

readopt
READOPT', v.t. [re and adopt.] To adopt again.

44809

readorn
READORN', v.t. To adorn anew; to decorate a second time.

44810

readvertency
READVERT'ENCY, n. [re and advertency.] The act of reviewing.

44811

ready
READY, a. red'y. [Eng. to rid; redo, ready; rida, to ride; bereda, to prepare. Gr. easy. The ...

44812

reaffirm
REAFFIRM', v.t. [re and affirm.] To affirm a second time.

44813

reaffirmance
REAFFIRM'ANCE, n. A second confirmation.

44814

reagent
REA'GENT, n. [re and agent.] In chimistry, a substance employed to precipitate another in ...

44815

reaggravation
REAGGRAVA'TION, n. [re and aggravation.]In the Romish ecclesiastical law, the last monitory, ...

44816

reak
REAK, n. A rush. [Not in use.]

44817

real
RE'AL, a. [Low L. realis. The L. res and Eng. thing coincide exactly with the Heb. a word, a ...

44818

realgar
RE'ALGAR, n.A combination of sulphur and arsenic; red sulphuret of arsenic. Realgar differs from ...

44819

realist
RE'ALIST, n. A scholastic philosopher, who maintains that things and not words, are the objects of ...

44820

reality
REAL'ITY, n.1. Actual being or existence of any thing; truth; fact; in distinction from mere ...

44821

realization
REALIZA'TION, n. [from realize.] 1. The act of realizing or making real.2. The act of ...

44822

realize
RE'ALIZE, v.t.1. To bring into being or act; as, to realize a scheme or project.We realize what ...

44823

realized
RE'ALIZED, pp. Brought into actual being; converted into real estate; impressed, received or ...

44824

realizing
RE'ALIZING, ppr.1. Bringing into actual being; converting into real estate; impressing as a ...

44825

realledge
REALLEDGE, v.t. reallej'. [re and alledge.] To alledge again.

44826

really
RE'ALLY, adv.1. With actual existence.2. In truth; in fact; not in appearance only; as things ...

44827

realm
REALM, n. relm. [L. rex, king, whence regalis, royal.]1. A royal jurisdiction or extent of ...

44828

realty
RE'ALTY, n. [L. rex.]1. Lovalty. [Not in use.]2. Reality. [Not in use.]3. In law, immobility. ...

44829

ream
REAM, n. [L. remus., ramus, a branch, for the shoots of trees or shrubs were the first bands used ...

44830

reanimate
REAN'IMATE, v.t. [re and animate.]1. To revive; to resuscitate; to restore to life; as a person ...

44831

reanimated
REAN'IMATED, pp. Restored to life or action.

44832

reanimating
REAN'IMATING, ppr. Restoring life to; invigorating with new life and courage.

44833

reanimation
REANIMA'TION, n. The act or operation of reviving from apparent death; the act or operation of ...

44834

reannex
REANNEX', v.t. [re and annex.] To annex again; to reunite; to annex what has been separated.

44835

reannexation
REANNEXA'TION, n. The act of annexing again.

44836

reannexed
REANNEX'ED, pp. Annexed or united again.

44837

reannexing
REANNEX'ING, ppr. Annexing again; reuniting.

44838

reap
REAP, v.t. [L. rapio, carpo; Gr. a sickle, to reap; Eng. crop.]1. To cut grain with a sickle; as, ...

44839

reaped
RE'APED, pp. Cut with a sickle; received as the fruit of labor or works.

44840

reaper
RE'APER, n. One that cuts grain with a sickle.

44841

reaping
RE'APING, ppr. Cutting grain with a sickle; receiving as the fruit of labor or the reward of ...

44842

reaping-hook
RE'APING-HOOK, n. An instrument used in reaping; a sickle.

44843

reapparel
REAPPAR'EL, v.t. [re and apparel.] To clothe again.

44844

reappareled
REAPPAR'ELED, pp. Clothed again.

44845

reappareling
REAPPAR'ELING, ppr. Clothing again.

44846

reappear
REAPPE'AR, v.i. [re and appear.] To appear a second time.

44847

reappearance
REAPPE'ARANCE, n. A second appearance.

44848

reappearing
REAPPE'ARING, ppr. Appearing again.

44849

reapplication
REAPPLICA'TION, n. [See Reapply. A second application.

44850

reapply
REAPPLY', v.t. or i. [re and apply.] To apply again.

44851

reapplying
REAPPLY'ING, ppr. Applying again.

44852

reappoint
REAPPOINT', v.t. To appoint again.

44853

reappointment
REAPPOINT'MENT, n. A second appointment.

44854

reapportion
REAPPORTION, v.t. To apportion again.

44855

reapportioned
REAPPORTIONED, pp. Apportioned again.

44856

reapportioning
REAPPORTIONING, ppr. Apportioning. again.

44857

reapportionment
REAPPORTIONMENT, n. A second apportionment.

44858

rear
REAR, n.1. In a general sense, that which is behind or backwards; appropriately, the part of an ...

44859

rear-admiral
REAR-ADMIRAL. [See Admiral.]

44860

rear-guard
RE'AR-GU'ARD, n. The body of an army that marches in the rear of the main body to protect it.

44861

rear-line
REAR-LINE, n. The line in the rear of an army.

44862

rear-mouse
RE'AR-MOUSE, n. The leather-winged bat.

44863

rear-rank
REAR-RANK, n. The rank of a body of troops which is in the rear.

44864

reared
RE'ARED, pp. Raised; lifted; brought up; educated; elevated.

44865

rearing
RE'ARING, ppr. Raising; educating; elevating.

44866

rearward
RE'ARWARD, n. [from rear. See Rereward.]1. The last troop; the rear-guard.2. The end; the tail; ...

44867

reascend
REASCEND', v.i. [re and ascend.] To rise, mount or climb again.REASCEND', v.t. To mount or ...

44868

reascended
REASCEND'ED, pp. Ascended again.

44869

reascending
REASCEND'ING, ppr. Ascending again.

44870

reascension
REASCEN'SION, n. The act of reascending; a remounting.

44871

reascent
REASCENT', n. A returning ascent; acclivity.

44872

reason
REASON, n. re'zn. [L. ratio, which is from ratus, and which proves reor to be contracted from ...

44873

reasonable
RE'ASONABLE, a.1. Having the faculty of reason; endued with reason; as a reasonable being. [In ...

44874

reasonableness
RE'ASONABLENESS, n.1. The faculty of reason. [In this sense, little used.]2. Agreeableness to ...

44875

reasonably
RE'ASONABLY, adv.1. In a manner or degree agreeable to reason; in consistency with reason. We may ...

44876

reasoner
RE'ASONER, n. One who reasons or argues; as a fiar reasoner; a close reasoner; a logical reasoner.

44877

reasoning
RE'ASONING, ppr. arguing; deducing inferences from premises; debating; discussing.RE'ASONING, n. ...

44878

reasonless
RE'ASONLESS, a. 1. Destitute of reason; as a reasonless man or mind.2. Void of reason; not ...

44879

reassemblage
REASSEM'BLAGE, n. assemblage a second time.

44880

reassemble
REASSEM'BLE, v.t. [re and assemble.] to collect again.REASSEM'BLE, v.i. to assemble or convene ...

44881

reassembled
REASSEM'BLED, pp. assembled again.

44882

reassembling
REASSEM'BLING, ppr. assembling again.

44883

reassert
REASSERT', v.t. [re and asset.] To assert again; to maintain after suspension or cessation.Let us ...

44884

reasserted
REASSERT'ED, pp. Asserted or maintained anew.

44885

reasserting
REASSERT'ING, ppr. Asserting again; vindicating anew.

44886

reassign
REASSIGN, v.t. [re and assign.] To assign back; to transfer back what has been assigned.

44887

reassimilate
REASSIM'ILATE, v.t. [re and assimilate.] To assimilate or cause to resemble anew; to change again ...

44888

reassimilated
REASSIM'ILATED, pp. Assimilated anew; changed again to a like substance.

44889

reassimilating
REASSIM'ILATING, ppr. Assimilating again.

44890

reassimilation
REASSIMILA'TION, n. A second or renewed assimilation.

44891

reassume
REASSU'ME, v.t. [re and assume.] To resume; to take again.

44892

reassumed
REASSU'MED, pp. Resumed; assumed again.

44893

reassuming
REASSU'MING, ppr. Assuming or taking again.

44894

reassumption
REASSUMP'TION, n. A resuming; a second assumption.

44895

reassurance
REASSU'RANCE, n. [See Sure and Assurance.]A second assurance against loss; or the assurance of ...

44896

reassure
REASSURE, v.t. reashu're. [re and assure.]1. To restore courage to; to free from fear or ...

44897

reassured
REASSU'RED, pp.1. Restored from fear; re-encouraged.2. Insured against loss by risk taken, as an ...

44898

reassurer
REASSU'RER, n. One who insures the first underwriter.

44899

reassuring
REASSU'RING, ppr. 1. Restoring from fear, terror or depression of courage.2. Insuring against ...

44900

reastiness
RE'ASTINESS, n. Rancidness. [Not in use or local.]

44901

reasty
RE'ASTY, a. Covered with a kind of rust and having a rancid taste; applied to dried meat. [Not in ...

44902

reate
RE'ATE, n. A kind of long small grass that grows in water and complicates itself. [Not in use or ...

44903

reattach
REATTACH', v.t. [re and attach.] To attach a second time.

44904

reattachment
REATTACH'MENT, n. A second attachment.

44905

reattempt
REATTEMPT', v.t. [re and attempt.] To attempt again.

44906

reave
REAVE, v.t. To take away by stealth or violence; to bereave. Obs. [See Bereave.]

44907

rebaptism
REBAP'TISM, n. A second baptism.

44908

rebaptization
REBAPTIZA'TION, n. [from rebaptize.] A second baptism.

44909

rebaptize
REBAPTI'ZE, v.t. [re and baptize.] To baptize a second time.

44910

rebaptized
REBAPTI'ZED, pp. Baptized again.

44911

rebaptizing
REBAPTI'ZING, ppr. Baptizing a second time.

44912

rebate
REBA'TE, v.t.To blunt; to beat to obtuseness; to deprive of keenness.He doth rebate and blunt his ...

44913

rebatement
REBA'TEMENT, n.1. Diminution.2. In commerce, abatement in price; deduction.3. In heraldry, a ...

44914

rebato
REBA'TO, n. A sort of ruff. [See Rabato.]

44915

rebeck
RE'BECK, n. A three stringed fiddle. [Not much used.]

44916

rebel
REB'EL, n. [L. rebellis, making war again.]1. One who revolts from the government to which he ...

44917

rebelled
REBEL'LED, pp. or a. Rebellious; guilty of rebellion.

44918

rebeller
REBEL'LER, n. One that rebels.

44919

rebelling
REBEL'LING, ppr. Renouncing the authority of the government to which one owes allegiance; rising ...

44920

rebellion
REBEL'LION, n. [L. rebellio. among the Romans, rebellion was originally a revolt or open ...

44921

rebellious
REBEL'LIOUS, a. Engaged in rebellion; renouncing the authority and dominion of the government to ...

44922

rebelliously
REBEL'LIOUSLY, adv. With design to throw off the authority of legitimate government; in opposition ...

44923

rebelliousness
REBEL'LIOUSNESS, n. The quality or state of being rebellious.

44924

rebellow
REBEL'LOW, v.i. [re and bellow.] To bellow in return; to echo back a loud roaring noise.The cave ...

44925

rebellowing
REBEL'LOWING, ppr. Bellowing in return or in echo.

44926

rebild
REBILD', v.t. [re and build.] To build again; to renew a structure; to build or construct what ...

44927

rebilding
REBILD'ING, ppr. Building again.

44928

rebilt
REBILT', pp. Built again; reconstructed.

44929

reblossom
REBLOS'SOM, v.i. [re and blossom.] To blossom again.

44930

reboation
REBOA'TION, n. [L. rebo; re and boo.] The return of a loud bellowing sound. [Not used.]

44931

reboil
REBOIL', v.i. [L. re and bullio.] To take fire; to be hot.

44932

rebound
REBOUND', v.i.To spring back; to start back; to be reverberated by an elastic power resisting ...

44933

rebounding
REBOUND'ING, ppr. Springing or flying back; reverberating.

44934

rebrace
REBRA'CE, v.t. [re and brace.] To brace again.

44935

rebreathe
REBRE'ATHE, v.i. [re and breathe.] To breathe again.

44936

rebuff
REBUFF', n. 1. Repercussion, or beating back; a quick and sudden resistance.The strong rebuff of ...

44937

rebuild
REBUILD',

44938

rebuilding
REBUILD'ING,

44939

rebuilt
REBUILT',

44940

rebukable
REBU'KABLE, a. [from rebuke.] Worthy of reprehension.

44941

rebuke
REBU'KE, v.t. [See Pack and Impeach.]1. To chide; to reprove; to reprehend for a fault; to check ...

44942

rebuked
REBU'KED, pp. Reproved; reprehended; checked; restrained; punished for faults.

44943

rebukeful
REBU'KEFUL, a. Containing or abounding with rebukes.

44944

rebukefully
REBU'KEFULLY, adv. With reproof or reprehension.

44945

rebuker
REBU'KER, n. One that rebukes; a chider; one that chastises or restrains.

44946

rebuking
REBU'KING, ppr. Chiding; reproving; checking; punishing.

44947

rebullition
REBULLI'TION, n. [See ebullition and Boil.] Act of boiling or effervescing. [Little used.]

44948

rebury
REBURY, v.t. reber'ry. [re and bury.] To inter again.

44949

rebus
RE'BUS, n. [L. from res, which is of the class Rd, Rs, and of the same family as riddle. See ...

44950

rebut
REBUT', v.t. [See Butt and Pout.]To repel; to oppose by argument, plea or countervailing proof. ...

44951

rebutted
REBUT'TED, pp. Repelled; answered.

44952

rebutter
REBUT'TER, n. In law pleadings, the answer of a defendant to a plaintiff's sur-rejoinder.If I ...

44953

rebutting
REBUT'TING, ppr. Repelling; opposing by argument, countervailing allegation or evidence.

44954

recall
RECALL', v.t. [re and call.]1. To call back; to take back; as, to recall words or declarations.2. ...

44955

recallable
RECALL'ABLE, a. That may be recalled.Delegates recallable at pleasure.

44956

recalled
RECALL'ED, pp. Called back; revoked.

44957

recalling
RECALL'ING, ppr. Calling back; revoking.

44958

recant
RECANT', v.t. [L. recanto; re and canto. See Cant.]To retract; to recall; to contradict a former ...

44959

recantation
RECANTA'TION, n. The act of recalling; retraction; a declaration that contradicts a former one.

44960

recanted
RECANT'ED, pp. Recalled; retracted.

44961

recanter
RECANT'ER, n. One that recants.

44962

recanting
RECANT'ING, ppr. Recalling; retracting.

44963

recapacitate
RECAPAC'ITATE, v.t. [re and capacitate.] To qualify again; to confer capacity on again.

44964

recapacitated
RECAPAC'ITATED, pp. Capacitated again.

44965

recapacitating
RECAPAC'ITATING, ppr. Conferring capacity again.

44966

recapitulate
RECAPIT'ULATE, v.t. [L. capitulum. See Capitulate.]To repeat the principal things mentioned in a ...

44967

recapitulated
RECAPIT'ULATED, pp. Repeated in a summary.

44968

recapitulating
RECAPIT'ULATING, ppr. Repeating the principal things in a discourse or argument.

44969

recapitulation
RECAPITULA'TION, n.1. The act of recapitulating.2. A summary or concise statement or enumeration ...

44970

recapitulatory
RECAPIT'ULATORY, a. Repeating again; containing recapitulation.

44971

recaption
RECAP'TION, n. [L. re and captio; capio, to take.]The act of retaking; reprisal; the retaking of ...

44972

recaptor
RECAP'TOR, n. [re and captor.] One who retakes; one that takes a prize which had been previously ...

44973

recapture
RECAP'TURE, n. [re and capture.]1. The act of retaking; particularly, the retaking of a prize or ...

44974

recaptured
RECAP'TURED, pp. Retaken.

44975

recapturing
RECAP'TURING, ppr. Retaking, as a prize from the captor.

44976

recarnify
REC'ARNIFY, v.t. [re and carnify, from L. caro, flesh.]To convert again into flesh. [Not much ...

44977

recarried
RECAR'RIED, pp. Carried back or again.

44978

recarry
RECAR'RY, v.t. [re and carry.] To carry back.

44979

recarrying
RECAR'RYING, ppr. Carrying back.

44980

recast
REC'AST, v.t. [re and cast.]1. To cast again; as, to recast cannon.2. To throw again.3. To mold ...

44981

recasting
REC'ASTING, ppr. Casting again; molding anew.

44982

recede
RECE'DE, v.i. [L. recedo; re and cedo.]1. To move back; to retreat; to withdraw.Like the hollow ...

44983

receded
RECE'DED, pp. Ceded back; regranted.

44984

receding
RECE'DING, ppr. 1. Withdrawing; retreating; moving back.2. Ceding back; regranting.

44985

receipt
RECE'IPT,

44986

receit
RECE'IT, n. rece't. [L. receptus. This word wought to follow the analogy of conceit, deceit, ...

44987

receivable
RECE'IVABLE, a. That may be received.

44988

receivableness
RECE'IVABLENESS, n. Capability of being received.

44989

receive
RECE'IVE, v.t. [L. recipio; re and capio, to take.]1. To take, as a thing offered or sent; to ...

44990

received
RECE'IVED, pp. Taken; accepted; admitted; embraced; entertained; believed.

44991

receivedness
RECE'IVEDNESS, n. General allowance or belief; as the receivedness of an opinion.

44992

receiver
RECE'IVER, n.1. One who takes or receives in any manner.2. An officer appointed to receive public ...

44993

receiving
RECE'IVING, ppr. Taking; accepting; admitting; embracing; believing; entertaining.

44994

recelebrate
RECEL'EBRATE, v.t. [re and celebrate.] To celebrate again.

44995

recelebrated
RECEL'EBRATED, pp. Celebrated anew.

44996

recelebrating
RECEL'EBRATING, ppr. Celebrating anew.

44997

recelebration
RECELEBRA'TION, n. A renewed celebration.

44998

recency
RE'CENCY, n. [L. recens.] 1. Newness; new state; late origin; as the recency of a wound or ...

44999

recense
RECENSE, v.t. recens'. [L. recenso; re and censeo.]To review; to revise.

45000

recension
RECEN'SION, n. [L. recensio.] Review; examination; enumeration.

45001

recent
RE'CENT, a. [L. recens.]1. New; being of late origin or existence.The ancients believed some ...

45002

recently
RE'CENTLY, adv. Newly; lately; freshly; not long since; as advices recently received; a torn ...

45003

recentness
RE'CENTNESS, n. Newness; freshness; lateness of origin or occurrence; as the recentness of ...

45004

receptacle
RECEP'TACLE, n. [L. receptaculum, from receptus, recipio.]1. A place or vessel into which ...

45005

receptacular
RECEPTAC'ULAR, a. In botany, pertaining to the receptacle or growing on it, as the nectary.

45006

receptary
REC'EPTARY, n. Thing received. [Not in use.]

45007

receptibility
RECEPTIBIL'ITY, n. The possibility of receiving.

45008

reception
RECEP'TION, n. [L. receptio.]1. The act of receiving; in a general sense; as the reception of ...

45009

receptive
RECEP'TIVE, a. Having the quality of receiving or admitting what is communicated.Imaginary space ...

45010

receptivity
RECEPTIV'ITY, n. The state or quality of being receptive.

45011

receptory
RECEP'TORY, a. Generally or popularly admitted or received. [Not in use.]

45012

recess
RECESS', n. [L. recessus, from recedo. See Recede.]1. A withdrawing or retiring; a moving back; ...

45013

recession
RECES'SION, n. [L. recessio.]1. The act of withdrawing, retiring or retreating.2. The act of ...

45014

rechange
RECHANGE, v.t. [re and change.] To change again.

45015

rechanged
RECHANGED, pp. Changed again.

45016

rechanging
RECHANGING, ppr. Changing again.

45017

recharge
RECH'ARGE, v.t. [re and charge.]1. To charge or accuse in return.2. To attack again; to attack ...

45018

recharged
RECH'ARGED, pp. Accused in return; attacked anew.

45019

recharging
RECH'ARGING, ppr. Accusing in return; attacking anew.

45020

recheat
RECHE'AT, n. Among hunters, a lesson which the huntsman winds on the horn when the hounds have ...

45021

rechoose
RECHOOSE, v.t. rechooz'. To choose a second time.

45022

rechosen
RECHOSEN, pp. or a. recho'zn. Re-elected; chosen again.

45023

recidivation
RECIDIVA'TION, n. [L. recidivus, from recido, to fall back; re and cado, to fall.]A falling back; ...

45024

recidivous
RECID'IVOUS, a. [L. recidivus.] Subject to backslide. [Little used.]

45025

recipe
RECIPE, n. res'ipy. [L. imperative of recipio, to take.]A medical prescription; a direction of ...

45026

recipient
RECIP'IENT, n. [L. recipiens, recipio.] 1. A receiver; the person or thing that receives; he or ...

45027

reciprocal
RECIP'ROCAL, a. [L. reciprocus.]1. Acting in vicissitude or return; alternate.Corruption is ...

45028

reciprocally
RECIP'ROCALLY, adv. Mutually; interchangeably; in such a manner that each affects the other and is ...

45029

reciprocalness
RECIP'ROCALNESS, n. Mutual return; alternateness.

45030

reciprocate
RECIP'ROCATE, v.i. [L. reciproco.] To act interchangeably; to alternate.One brawny smith the ...

45031

reciprocated
RECIP'ROCATED, pp. Mutually given and returned; interchanged.

45032

reciprocating
RECIP'ROCATING, ppr. Interchanging; each giving or doing to the other the same thing.

45033

reciprocation
RECIPROCA'TION, n. [L. reciprocatio.]1. Interchange of acts; a mutual giving and returning; as ...

45034

reciprocity
RECIPROC'ITY, n. Reciprocal obligation or right; equal mutual rights or benefits to be yielded or ...

45035

recision
RECI'SION, n. s as z. [L. recisio, from recido, to cut off; re and caedo.]The act of cutting off.

45036

recital
RECI'TAL, n. [from recite.]1. Rehearsal; the repetition of the words of another or of a writing; ...

45037

recitation
RECITA'TION, n. [L. recitatio.]1. Rehearsal; repetition of words.2. In colleges and schools, the ...

45038

recitative
RECIT'ATIVE, a. [See recite.]Reciting; rehearsing; pertaining to musical ...

45039

recitatively
RECIT'ATIVELY, adv. In the manner of recitative.

45040

recite
RECI'TE, v.t. [L. recito; re and cito, to call or name.]1. To rehearse; to repeat the words of ...

45041

recited
RECI'TED, pp. Rehearsed; told; repeated; narrated.

45042

reciter
RECI'TER, n. One that recites or rehearses; a narrator.

45043

reciting
RECI'TING, ppr. Rehearsing; telling; repeating narrating.

45044

reck
RECK, v.i. [L. rego. See Rack and Reckon.]To care; to mind; to rate at much; as we say, to reckon ...

45045

reckless
RECK'LESS, a. Careless; heedless; mindless.I made the king reckless, as them diligent.

45046

recklessness
RECK'LESSNESS, n. Heedlessness; carelessness; negligence.[These words, formerly disused, have been ...

45047

reckon
RECKON, v.t. rek'n. [L. rego, rectus, whence regnum, regno, Eng. to reign and right.]1. To count; ...

45048

reckoned
RECKONED, pp. rek'nd. Counted; numbered; esteemed; reputed; computed; set or assigned to in ...

45049

reckoner
RECKONER, n. rek'ner. One who reckons or computes.Reckoners without their host must reckon twice.

45050

reckoning
RECKONING, ppr. rek'ning. Counting; computing; esteeming; reputing; stating an account mutually.

45051

reckoning-book
RECK'ONING-BOOK, n. a book in which money received and expended is entered.

45052

reclaim
RECLA'IM, v.t. [L. reclama. re and clamo, to call. See Claim.]1. To claim back; to demand to ...

45053

reclaimable
RECLA'IMABLE, a. That may be reclaimed, reformed or tamed.

45054

reclaimant
RECLA'IMANT, n. One that opposes, contradicts or remonstrates against.

45055

reclaimed
RECLA'IMED, pp. Recalled from a vicious life; reformed; tamed; domesticated; recovered.

45056

reclaiming
RECLA'IMING, ppr. Recalling to a regular course of life; reforming; recovering; taking; demanding.

45057

reclamation
RECLAMA'TION, n.1. Recovery.2. Demand; challenge of something to be restored; claim made.

45058

reclinate
REC'LINATE, a. [L. reclinatus. See recline.]In botany, reclined, as a leaf; bend downwards, so ...

45059

reclination
RECLINA'TION, n. That act of leaning or reclining.

45060

recline
RECLI'NE, v.t. [L. reclino; re and clino, to lean.]To lean back; to lean to one side or sideways; ...

45061

reclined
RECLI'NED, pp. Inclined back or sideways.

45062

reclining
RECLI'NING, ppr. Leaning back or sideways; resting; lying.

45063

reclose
RECLO'SE, v.t. s as z. [re and close.] To close or shut again.

45064

reclosed
RECLO'SED, pp. Closed again.

45065

reclosing
RECLO'SING, ppr. Closing again.

45066

reclude
RECLU'DE, v.t. [L. recludo; re and claudo, cludo.] To open. [Little used.]

45067

recluse
RECLU'SE, a.Shut up; sequestered; retired from the world or from public notice; solitary; as a ...

45068

reclusely
RECLU'SELY, adv. In retirement or seclusion from society.

45069

recluseness
RECLU'SENESS, n. Retirement; seclusion from society.

45070

reclusion
RECLU'SION, n. s as z. A state of retirement from the world; seclusion.

45071

reclusive
RECLU'SIVE, a. Affording retirement from society.

45072

recoagulation
RECOAGULA'TION, n. [re and coagulation.] A second coagulation.

45073

recoct
RECOCT', a. [L. recoctus, recoquo.] New vamped. [Not used.]

45074

recognition
RECOGNITION, n. reconish'on or recognish'on. [L. recognitio.]1. Acknowledgment; formal avowal; ...

45075

recognitor
RECOGNITOR, n. recon'itor. One of a jury upon assize.

45076

recognizable
RECOGNIZABLE, a. recon'izable. [from recognize.] That may be recognized or acknowledged.

45077

recognizance
RECOGNIZANCE, n. recon'izance.1. Acknowledgment of a person or thing; avowal; profession; as the ...

45078

recognize
RECOGNIZE, v.t. rec'onize. [L. recognosco; re and cognosco, to know. The g in these words has ...

45079

recognized
REC'OGNIZED, pp. Acknowledged; recollected as known; bound by recognizance.

45080

recognizee
RECOGNIZEE, n. reconizee'. The person to whom a recognizance is made.

45081

recognizing
REC'OGNIZING, ppr. Acknowledging; recollecting as known; entering a recognizance.

45082

recognizor
RECOGNIZOR, n. reconizor'. One who enters into a recognizance.

45083

recoil
RECOIL', v.i.1. To move or start back; to roll back; as, a cannon recoils when fired; waves recoil ...

45084

recoiling
RECOIL'ING, ppr. Starting or falling back; retiring; shrinking.RECOIL'ING, n. The act of starting ...

45085

recoilingly
RECOIL'INGLY, adv. With starting back or retrocession.

45086

recoin
RECOIN', v.t. [re and coin.] To coin again; as, to recoin gold or silver.

45087

recoinage
RECOIN'AGE, n. 1. The act of coining anew.2. That which is coined anew.

45088

recoined
RECOIN'ED, pp. Coined again.

45089

recoining
RECOIN'ING, ppr. Coining anew.

45090

recollect
RECOLLECT', v.t. [re and collect; L. recolligo, recollectus.]1. To collect again; applied to ideas ...

45091

recollected
RECOLLECT'ED, pp. Recalled to the memory.

45092

recollecting
RECOLLECT'ING, ppr. Recovering to the memory.

45093

recollection
RECOLLEC'TION, n. 1. The act of recalling to the memory, as ideas that have escaped; or the ...

45094

recollective
RECOLLECT'IVE, a. Having the power of recollecting.

45095

recollet
REC'OLLET, n. A monk of a reformed order of Franciscans.

45096

recombination
RECOMBINA'TION, n. Combination a second time.

45097

recombine
RECOMBI'NE, v.t. [re and combine.] To combine again.If we recombine these two elastic fluids.

45098

recombined
RECOMBI'NED, pp. Combined anew.

45099

recombining
RECOMBI'NING, ppr. Combining again.

45100

recomfort
RECOMFORT, v.t. [re and comfort.]1. To comfort again; to console anew.2. To give new strength.

45101

recomforted
RECOMFORTED, pp. Comforted again.

45102

recomforting
RECOMFORTING, ppr. Comforting again.

45103

recomfortless
RECOMFORTLESS, a. Without comfort. [Not used.]

45104

recommence
RECOMMENCE, v.t. recommens'. [re and commence.] To commence again; to begin anew.

45105

recommenced
RECOMMEN'CED, pp. Commenced anew.

45106

recommencing
RECOMMEN'CING, ppr. Beginning again.

45107

recommend
RECOMMEND', v.t. [re and commend.]1. To praise to another; to offer or commend to another's ...

45108

recommendable
RECOMMEND'ABLE, a. That may be recommended; worthy of recommendation or praise.

45109

recommendation
RECOMMENDA'TION, n. 1. The act of recommending or of commending; the act of representing in a ...

45110

recommendatory
RECOMMEND'ATORY, a. That commends to another; that recommends.

45111

recommended
RECOMMEND'ED, pp. Praised; commended to another.

45112

recommender
RECOMMEND'ER, n. One who commends.

45113

recommending
RECOMMEND'ING, ppr. Praising to another; commending.

45114

recommission
RECOMMIS'SION, v.t. [re and commission.] To commission again.Officers whose time of service had ...

45115

recommissioned
RECOMMIS'SIONED, pp. Commissioned again.

45116

recommissioning
RECOMMIS'SIONING, ppr. Commissioning again.

45117

recommit
RECOMMIT', v.t. [re and commit.]1. To commit again; as, to recommit persons to prison.2. To ...

45118

recommitment
RECOMMIT'MENT, n. A second or renewed commitment; a renewed reference to a committee.

45119

recommitted
RECOMMIT'TED, pp. Committed anew; referred again.

45120

recommitting
RECOMMIT'TING, ppr. Committing again; referring again to a committee.

45121

recommunicate
RECOMMU'NICATE, v.i. [re and communicate.] To communicate again.

45122

recompact
RECOMPACT', v.t. [re and compact.] To join anew.Repair and recompact my scatter'd body.

45123

recompensation
RECOMPENSA'TION, n. Recompense. [Not used.]

45124

recompense
REC'OMPENSE, v.t.1. To compensate; to make return of an equivalent for any thing given, done or ...

45125

recompensed
REC'OMPENSED, pp. Rewarded; requited.

45126

recompensing
REC'OMPENSING, ppr. Rewarding; compensating; requiting.

45127

recompilement
RECOMPI'LEMENT, n. [re and compilement.] New compilation or digest; as a recompilement of laws.

45128

recompose
RECOMPO'SE, v.t. s as z. [re and compose.]1. To quiet anew; to compose or tranquilize that which ...

45129

recomposed
RECOMPO'SED, pp. Quieted again after agitation; formed anew; composed a second time.

45130

recomposing
RECOMPO'SING, ppr. Rendering tranquil after agitation; forming or adjusting anew.

45131

recomposition
RECOMPOSI'TION, n. Composition renewed.

45132

reconcilable
RECONCI'LABLE, a. 1. Capable of being reconciled; capable of renewed friendship. The parties are ...

45133

reconcilableness
RECONCI'LABLENESS, n.1. The quality of being reconcilable; consistency; as the reconcilableness of ...

45134

reconcile
RECONCI'LE, v.t. [L. reconcilio; re and concilio; con and calo, to call, Gr. The literal sense ...

45135

reconciled
RECONCI'LED, pp. Brought into friendship from a state of disagreement or enmity; made consistent; ...

45136

reconcilement
RECONCI'LEMENT, n.1. Reconciliation; renewal of friendship. Animosities sometimes make ...

45137

reconciler
RECONCI'LER, n.1. One who reconciles; one who brings parties at variance into renewed ...

45138

reconciliation
RECONCILIA'TION, n. [L. reconciliatio.]1. The act of reconciling parties at variance; renewal of ...

45139

reconciliatory
RECONCIL'IATORY, a. Able or tending to reconcile.

45140

reconciling
RECONCI'LING, ppr. Bringing into favor and friendship after variance; bringing to content or ...

45141

recondensation
RECONDENSA'TION, n. The act of recondensing.

45142

recondense
RECONDENSE, v.t. recondens'. [re and condense.] To condense again.

45143

recondensed
RECONDENS'ED, pp. Condensed anew.

45144

recondensing
RECONDENS'ING, ppr. Condensing again.

45145

recondite
REC'ONDITE, a. [L. reconditus, recondo; re and condo to conceal.]1. Secret; hidden from the view ...

45146

reconditory
RECOND'ITORY, n. [supra.] A repository; a store-house or magazine. [Little used.]

45147

reconduct
RECONDUCT', v.t [re and conduct.] To conduct back or again.

45148

reconducted
RECONDUCT'ED, pp. Conducted back or again.

45149

reconducting
RECONDUCT'ING, ppr. Conducting back or again.

45150

reconfirm
RECONFIRM', v.t. [re and confirm.] To confirm anew.

45151

reconjoin
RECONJOIN', v.t. [re and conjoin.] To join or conjoin anew.

45152

reconjoined
RECONJOIN'ED, pp. Joined again.

45153

reconjoining
RECONJOIN'ING, ppr. Joining anew.

45154

reconnoiter
RECONNOIT'ER, v.t.To view; to survey; to examine by the eye; particularly in military affairs, to ...

45155

reconnoitered
RECONNOIT'ERED, pp. Viewed; examined by personal observation.

45156

reconnoitering
RECONNOIT'ERING, ppr. Viewing; examining by personal observation.

45157

reconquer
RECONQUER, v.t. recon'ker. [re and conquer.]1. To conquer again; to recover by conquest.2. To ...

45158

reconquered
RECON'QUERED, pp. Conquered again; regained.

45159

reconquering
RECON'QUERING, ppr. Conquering again; recovering.

45160

reconsecrate
RECON'SECRATE, v.t. [re and consecrate.] To consecrate anew.

45161

reconsecrated
RECONSECRATED, pp. Consecrated again.

45162

reconsecrating
RECON'SECRATING, ppr. Consecrating again.

45163

reconsecration
RECONSECRA'TION, n. A renewed consecration.

45164

reconsider
RECONSID'ER, v.t. [re and consider.]1. To consider again; to turn in the mind again; to review.2. ...

45165

reconsideration
RECONSIDERA'TION, n. 1. A renewed consideration or review in the mind.2. A second consideration; ...

45166

reconsidered
RECONSID'ERED, pp. Considered again; rescinded.

45167

reconsidering
RECONSID'ERING, ppr. Considering again; rescinding.

45168

reconsolate
RECON'SOLATE, v.t. To console or comfort again. [Not in use.]

45169

reconvene
RECONVE'NE, v.t. [re and convene.] To convene or call together again.RECONVE'NE, v.i. To ...

45170

reconvened
RECONVE'NED, pp. Assembled anew.

45171

reconvening
RECONVE'NING, ppr. Assembling anew.

45172

reconversion
RECONVER'SION, n. [re and conversion.] A second conversion.

45173

reconvert
RECONVERT', v.t. [re and convert.] To convert again.

45174

reconverted
RECONVERT'ED, pp. Converted again.

45175

reconverting
RECONVERT'ING, ppr. Converting again.

45176

reconvey
RECONVEY, v.t. [re and convey.]1. To convey back or to its former place; as, to reconvey goods.2. ...

45177

reconveyed
RECONVEYED, pp. Conveyed back; transferred to a former owner.

45178

reconveying
RECONVEYING, ppr. Conveying back; transferring to a former owner.

45179

record
RECORD', v.t. [L. recorder, to call to mind, to remember, from re and cor, cordis, the heart or ...

45180

recordation
RECORDA'TION, n. [L. recordatio.] Remembrance. [Not in use.]

45181

recorded
RECORD'ED, pp. Registered; officially entered in a book or on parchment; imprinted on the memory.

45182

recorder
RECORD'ER, n.1. A person whose official duty is to register writings or transactions; one who ...

45183

recording
RECORD'ING, ppr. Registering; enrolling; imprinting on the memory.

45184

recouch
RECOUCH', v.i. [re and couch.] To retire again to a lodge, as lions.

45185

recount
RECOUNT', v.t. [re and count.]To relate in detail; to recite; to tell or narrate the particulars; ...

45186

recounted
RECOUNT'ED, pp. Related or told in detail; recited.

45187

recounting
RECOUNT'ING, ppr. Relating in a series; narrating.

45188

recountment
RECOUNT'MENT, n. Relation in detail; recital. [Little used.]

45189

recoured
RECOURED, for recovered or recured. [Not used.]

45190

recourse
RECOURSE, n. [L. recursus; re and cursus, curro, to run.] Literally, a running back; a return.1. ...

45191

recourseful
RECOURSEFUL, a. Moving alternately. [Not in use.]

45192

recover
RECOVER, v.t. [L. recupero; re and capio, to take.]1. To regain; to get or obtain that which was ...

45193

recoverable
RECOVERABLE, a. 1. That may be regained or recovered. Goods lost or sunk in the ocean are not ...

45194

recovered
RECOVERED, pp. Regained; restored obtained by judicial decision.

45195

recoveree
RECOVEREE', n. In law, the tenant or person against whom a judgment is obtained in common ...

45196

recovering
RECOVERING, ppr. Regaining; obtaining in return or by judgment in law; regaining health.

45197

recoveror
RECOVEROR, n. In law, the demandant or person who obtains a judgment in his favor in common ...

45198

recovery
RECOVERY, n.1. The act of regaining, retaking or obtaining possession of anything lost. The ...

45199

recreant
REC'REANT, a. [See Craven.]1. Crying for mercy, as a combatant in the trial by battle; yielding; ...

45200

recreate
REC'REATE, v.t. [L. recero; re and creo, to create.]1. To refresh after toil; to reanimate, as ...

45201

recreated
REC'REATED, pp. Refreshed; diverted; amused; gratified.

45202

recreating
REC'REATING, ppr. Refreshing after toil; reanimating the spirits or strength; diverting; amusing.

45203

recreation
RECREA'TION, n.1. Refreshment of the strength and spirits after toil; amusement; diversion.2. ...

45204

recreative
REC'REATIVE, a. Refreshing; giving new vigor or animation; giving relief after labor or pain; ...

45205

recreatively
REC'REATIVELY, adv. With recreation or diversion.

45206

recreativeness
REC'REATIVENESS, n. The quality of being refreshing or diverting.

45207

recrement
REC'REMENT, n. [L. recrementum; probably re and cerno, to secrete.]Superfluous matter separated ...

45208

recremental
RECREMENT'AL,

45209

recrementitial
RECREMENTI'TIAL,

45210

recrementitious
RECREMENTI'TIOUS, a. Drossy; consisting of superfluous matter separated from that which is ...

45211

recriminate
RECRIM'INATE, v.i. [L. re and criminor, to accuse.]1. To return one accusation with another.It is ...

45212

recriminating
RECRIM'INATING, ppr. Returning one accusation with another.

45213

recrimination
RECRIMINA'TION, n.1. The return of one accusation with another.2. In law, an accusation brought ...

45214

recriminator
RECRIM'INATOR, n. He that accuses the accuser of a like crime.

45215

recriminatory
RECRIM'INATORY, a. Retorting accusation.

45216

recross
RECROSS', v.t. To cross a second time.

45217

recrossed
RECROSS'ED, pp. Crossed a second time.

45218

recrossing
RECROSS'ING, ppr. Crossing a second time.

45219

recrudescence
RECRUDES'CENCE,

45220

recrudescency
RECRUDES'CENCY, n. [from L. recrudescens; re and crudesco, to grow raw; crudus, raw.]The state of ...

45221

recrudescent
RECRUDES'CENT, a. Growing raw, sore or painful again.

45222

recruit
RECRUIT, v.t. [L. cresco.]1. To repair by fresh supplies any thing wasted. We say, food recruits ...

45223

recruited
RECRUITED, pp. Furnished with new supplies of what is wasted.

45224

recruiting
RECRUITING, ppr. Furnishing with fresh supplies; raising new soldiers for an army.RECRUITING, n. ...

45225

recruitment
RECRUITMENT, n. The act or business of raising new supplies of men for an army.

45226

recrystalize
RECRYS'TALIZE, v.i. To crystalize a second time.

45227

rectangle
RECT'ANGLE, n. [L. rectangulus; rectus, right, and angulus, angle.]1. A right angled ...

45228

rectangled
RECT'ANGLED, a. Having right angles, or angles of ninety degrees.

45229

rectangular
RECTAN'GULAR, a. Right angled; having angles of ninety degrees.

45230

rectangularly
RECTAN'GULARLY, adv. with or at right angles.

45231

rectifiable
RECTIFIABLE, a. [from rectify.] that may be rectified; capable of being corrected or set right; ...

45232

rectification
RECTIFICA'TION, n.1. The act or operation of correcting, amending or setting right that which is ...

45233

rectified
REC'TIFIED, pp. Corrected; set or made right; refined by repeated distiliation or sublimation.

45234

rectifier
REC'TIFIER, n.1. One that corrects or amends.2. One who refines a substance by repeated ...

45235

rectify
REC'TIFY, v.t. [L. rectus, right, and facio, to make.]1. To make right; to correct that which is ...

45236

rectifying
REC'TIFYING, ppr. Correcting; amending; refining by repeated distiliation or sublimation.

45237

rectilineal
RECTILIN'EAL,

45238

rectilinear
RECTILIN'EAR, a. [L. rectus, right, and linea, line.]Right lined; consisting of a right line or of ...

45239

rectilineous
RECTILIN'EOUS, a. Rectilinear. Obs.

45240

rectitude
REC'TITUDE, n. [L. rectus, right, straight.]In morality, rightness of principle or practice; ...

45241

rector
REC'TOR, n. [L. rector, from rego, rectum, to rule.]1. A ruler or governor.God is the supreme ...

45242

rectoral
REC'TORAL,

45243

rectorial
RECTO'RIAL, a. Pertaining to a rector.

45244

rectorship
REC'TORSHIP, n. The office or rank of a rector.

45245

rectory
REC'TORY, n.1. A parish church, parsonage or spiritual living, with all its rights, tithes and ...

45246

rectress
REC'TRESS,

45247

rectrix
REC'TRIX, n. [L. rectrix.] A governess.

45248

rectum
REC'TUM, n. [L.] In anatomy, the third and last of the large intestines.

45249

recubation
RECUBA'TION, n. [L. recubo; re and cubo, to lie down.]The act of lying or leaning. [Little used.]

45250

recule
RECU'LE, v.i. To recoil. [Not used. See Recoil.]

45251

recumb
RECUMB', v.i. [L. recumbo; re and cumbo, to lie down.] To lean; to recline; to repose.

45252

recumbence
RECUMB'ENCE, n. [from L. recumbens.] The act of reposing or resting in confidence.

45253

recumbency
RECUMB'ENCY, n. 1. The posture of leaning, reclining or lying.2. Rest; repose; idle state.

45254

recumbent
RECUMB'ENT, a. [L. recumbens.]1. Leaning; reclining; as the recumbent posture of the Romans at ...

45255

recuperation
RECUPERA'TION, n. [L. recuperatio.] Recovery, as of any thing lost.

45256

recuperative
RECU'PERATIVE,

45257

recuperatory
RECU'PERATORY, a. Tending to recovery; pertaining to recovery.

45258

recur
RECUR', v.i. [L. recurro; re and curro, to run.]1. To return to the thought or mind.When any word ...

45259

recure
RECU'RE, v.t. [re and cure.] To cure; to recover. [Not in use.]RECU'RE, n. Cure; recovery. ...

45260

recureless
RECU'RELESS, a. Incapable of cure or remedy. [Not in use.]

45261

recurrence
RECUR'RENCE,

45262

recurrency
RECUR'RENCY, n. [See Recur.] 1. Return; as the recurrence of error.2. Resort; the having ...

45263

recurrent
RECUR'RENT, a. [L. recurrens.1. Returning from time to time; as recurrent pains of a disease.2. ...

45264

recursion
RECUR'SION, n. [L. recursus, recurro; re and curro, to run.] Return. [Little used.]

45265

recurvate
RECURV'ATE, v.t. [L. recurro; re and curvo, to bend.] To bend back.RECURV'ATE, a. 1. In botany, ...

45266

recurvation
RECURVA'TION,

45267

recurve
RECURVE, v.t. recurv'. [L. recurvo, supra.] To bend back.

45268

recurved
RECURV'ED, pp. Bent back or downwards; as a recurved leaf.

45269

recurviroster
RECURV'IROSTER, n. [L. recurvus, bent back, and rostrum, a beak.]A fowl whose beak or bill bends ...

45270

recurvity
RECURV'ITY, n. A bending or flexure backwards.

45271

recurvous
RECURV'OUS, a. [L. recurvus.] Bent backwards.

45272

recusancy
RECU'SANCY, n. Non-conformity. [See Recusant.]

45273

recusant
RECU'SANT, a. s as z. [L. recusans, recuso, to refuse; re and the root of causa, signifying to ...

45274

recusation
RECUSA'TION, n. [L. recusatio.]1. Refusal.2. In law, the act of refusing a judge, or challenging ...

45275

recuse
RECU'SE, v.t. s as z. [L. recuso.] To refuse or reject, as a judge; to challenge that the judge ...

45276

red
RED, a. [Gr red, and a rose, from its color. Heb. to descend, to bring down. L. gradior, also to ...

45277

red-berried
RED'-BERRIED, a. Having or bearing red berries; as red-berried shrub cassia.

45278

red-bird
RED-BIRD, n. The popular name of several birds in the United States, as the Tanagra aestiva or ...

45279

red-chalk
RED-CHALK, n. A kind of clay ironstone; reddle.

45280

red-hot
RED'-HOT, n. Red with heat; heated to redness; as red-hot iron; red-hot balls.

45281

red-led
RED'-LED, n. red-led. [red and lead.] Minium, or red oxyd of lead, composed of 88 parts of lead ...

45282

redact
REDACT', v.t. [L. redactus, redigo; red, re, and ago.]To force; to reduce to form. [Not used.]

45283

redan
RED'AN, n. [written sometimes redent and redens; said to be contracted from L. recedens. ...

45284

redargue
RED'ARGUE, v.t. [L. redarguo; red, re, and arguo.] To refute. [Not in use.]

45285

redargution
REDARGU'TION, n. [supra.] Refutation; conviction. [Not in use.]

45286

redbreast
RED'BREAST, n. A bird so called from the color of its breast, a species of Motacilla. In America, ...

45287

redbud
RED'BUD, n. A plant or tree of the genus Cercis.

45288

redden
REDDEN, v.t. red'n. [from red.] To make red.REDDEN, v.i. red'n. 1. To grow or become red.- The ...

45289

reddendum
REDDEND'UM, n. In law, the clause by which rent is reserved in a lease.

45290

reddish
RED'DISH, a. Somewhat red; moderately red. Lev. 13.

45291

reddishness
RED'DISHNESS, n. Redness in a moderate degree.

45292

reddition
REDDI'TION, n. [L. reddo, to return.] 1. A returning of any thing; restitution; surrender.2. ...

45293

redditive
RED'DITIVE, a. [L. redditivus, from reddo.]Returning; answering to an interrogative; a term of ...

45294

reddle
RED'DLE, n. [from red.] Red chalk, commonly used as a pigment. It is a mineral of a florid ...

45295

rede
REDE, n. Counsel; advice. Obs.REDE, v.t. To counsel or advise. Obs.

45296

redeem
REDEE'M, v.t. [L. redimo; red, re, and emo, to obtain or purchase.]1. To purchase back; to ...

45297

redeemable
REDEE'MABLE, a.1. That may be redeemed; capable of redemption.2. That may be purchased or paid ...

45298

redeemableness
REDEE'MABLENESS, n. The state of being redeemable.

45299

redeemed
REDEE'MED, pp. Ransomed; delivered from bondage, distress, penalty, liability, or from the ...

45300

redeemer
REDEE'MER, n.1. One who redeems or ransoms.2. The Savior of the world, JESUS CHRIST.

45301

redeeming
REDEE'MING, ppr. Ransoming; procuring deliverance from captivity, capture, bondage, sin, distress ...

45302

redeliberate
REDELIB'ERATE, v.i. [re and deliberate.] To deliberate again.REDELIB'ERATE, v.t. To reconsider. ...

45303

redeliver
REDELIV'ER, v.t. [re and deliver.]1. To deliver back.2. To deliver again; to liberate a second ...

45304

redeliverance
REDELIV'ERANCE, n. A second deliverance.

45305

redelivered
REDELIV'ERED, pp. Delivered back; liberated again.

45306

redelivering
REDELIV'ERING, ppr. Delivering back; liberating again.

45307

redelivery
REDELIV'ERY, n. The act of delivering back; also, a second delivery or liberation.

45308

redemand
REDEM'AND, v.t. [re and demand.]To demand back; to demand again.REDEM'AND, n. A demanding back ...

45309

redemandable
REDEM'ANDABLE, a. That may be demanded back.

45310

redemanded
REDEM'ANDED, pp. Demanded back or again.

45311

redemanding
REDEM'ANDING, ppr. Demanding back or again.

45312

redemise
REDEMI'SE, v.t. s as z. [re and demise.] To convey or transfer back, as an estate in fee simple, ...

45313

redemised
REDEMI'SED, pp. Reconveyed, as an estate.

45314

redemising
REDEMI'SING, ppr. Reconveying.

45315

redemption
REDEMP'TION, n. [L. redemptio. See Redeem.]1. Repurchase of captured goods or prisoners; the act ...

45316

redemptioner
REDEMP'TIONER, n. One who redeems himself, or purchases his release from debt or obligation to the ...

45317

redemptory
REDEMP'TORY, a. Paid for ransom; as Hector's redemptory price.

45318

redented
REDENT'ED, a. Formed like the teeth of a saw; indented.

45319

redescend
REDESCEND', v.i. [re and descent.] To descend again.

45320

redescending
REDESCEND'ING, ppr. Descending again.

45321

redeye
RED'EYE, n. [red and eye.] A fish of a red color, particularly the iris.

45322

redgum
RED'GUM, n. A disease of new born infants; an eruption of red pimples in early infancy.

45323

redient
RED'IENT, a. [L. rediens, redeo, to return.] Returning.

45324

redigest
REDIGEST', v.t. To digest or reduce to form a second time.

45325

redigested
REDIGEST'ED, pp. Digested again.

45326

redigesting
REDIGEST'ING, ppr. Digesting a second time; reducing again to order.

45327

redintegrate
REDIN'TEGRATE, v.t. [L. redintegro; red, re, and integro, from integer, whole.]To make whole ...

45328

redintegrated
REDIN'TEGRATED, pp. Renewed; restored to entireness.

45329

redintegrating
REDIN'TEGRATING, ppr. Restoring to a perfect state.

45330

redintegration
REDINTEGRA'TION, n.1. Renovation; restoration to a whole or sound state.2. In chimistry, the ...

45331

redisburse
REDISBURSE, v.t. redisburs'. [re and disburse.] To repay or refund.

45332

redispose
REDISPOSE, v.t. s as z. [re and dispose.] To dispose or adjust again.

45333

redisposed
REDISPO'SED, pp. Disposed anew.

45334

redisposing
REDISPO'SING, ppr. Disposing or adjusting anew.

45335

redisseizin
REDISSE'IZIN, n. [re and disseizin.] In law, a writ of redisseizin, is a writ to recover seizin ...

45336

redisseizor
REDISSE'IZOR, n. [re and disseizor.] A person who disseizes lands or tenements a second time, or ...

45337

redissolve
REDISSOLVE, v.t. redizolv'. [re and dissolve.] To dissolve again.

45338

redissolved
REDISSOLV'ED, pp. Dissolved a second time.

45339

redissolving
REDISSOLV'ING, ppr. Dissolving again.

45340

redistribute
REDISTRIB'UTE, v.t. [re and distribute.] To distribute again; to deal back again.

45341

redistributed
REDISTRIB'UTED, pp. Distributed again or back.

45342

redistributing
REDISTRIB'UTING, pp. Distributing again or back.

45343

redistribution
REDISTRIBU'TION, n. A dealing back, or a second distribution.

45344

redly
RED'LY, adv. With redness.

45345

redness
RED'NESS, n. [See Red.] The quality of being red; red color.

45346

redolence
RED'OLENCE,

45347

redolency
RED'OLENCY, n. [from redolent.] Sweet scent.

45348

redolent
RED'OLENT, a. [L. redolens, redoleo; red, re, and oleo, to smell.]Having or diffusing a sweet ...

45349

redouble
REDOUBLE, v.t. redub'l. [re and double.]1. To repeat in return.2. To repeat often; as, to ...

45350

redoubled
REDOUBLED, pp. redub'ld. Repeated in return; repeated over and over; increased by repeated or ...

45351

redoubling
REDOUBLING, ppr. redub'ling. Repeating in return; repeating again and again; increasing by ...

45352

redound
REDOUND, v.i. [L. redundo; red, re, and undo, to rise or swell, as waves.]1. To be sent, rolled ...

45353

redounding
REDOUND'ING, ppr. Conducing; contributing; resulting.

45354

redout
REDOUT', n. [L. reductus, reduco, to bring back; literally a retreat. The usual orthography, ...

45355

redoutable
REDOUT'ABLE, a.Formidable; that is to be dreaded; terrible to foes; as a redoubtable hero. Hence ...

45356

redouted
REDOUT'ED, a. Formidable. [Not in use.]

45357

redpole
RED'POLE, n. A bird with a red head or poll, of the genus Fringilla.

45358

redraft
REDR'AFT, v.t. [re and draft.] To draw or draft anew.REDR'AFT, n.1. A second draft or copy.2. ...

45359

redrafted
REDR'AFTED, pp. Drafted again; transcribed into a new copy.

45360

redrafting
REDR'AFTING, ppr. Redrawing; drafting or transcribing again.

45361

redraw
REDRAW', v.t. [re and draw.]1. To draw again. In commerce, to draw a new bill of exchange, as ...

45362

redress
REDRESS', v.t.1. To set right; to amend.In yonder spring of roses, find what to redress till ...

45363

redressed
REDRESS'ED, pp. Remedied; set right; relieved; indemnified.

45364

redresser
REDRESS'ER, n. One who gives redress.

45365

redressing
REDRESS'ING, ppr. Setting right; relieving; indemnifying.

45366

redressive
REDRESS'IVE, a. Affording relief.

45367

redressless
REDRESS'LESS, a. Without amendment; without relief.

45368

redsear
REDSE'AR, v.i. [red and sear.] To break or crack when too hot, as iron under the hammer; a term ...

45369

redshank
RED'SHANK, n.1. A bird of the genus Scolopax.2. A contemptuous appellation for bare legged ...

45370

redshort
RED'SHORT, a. [red and short.] Brittle, or breaking short when red hot, as a metal; a term of ...

45371

redstart
RED'START,

45372

redstreak
RED'STREAK, n. [red and streak.] 1. A sort of apple, so called from its red streaks.2. Cider ...

45373

redtail
RED'TAIL, n. [red and start.] A bird of the genus Motacilla.

45374

reduce
REDU'CE, v.t. [L. reduco; re and duco, to lead or bring.]1. Literally, to bring back; as, to ...

45375

reduced
REDU'CED, pp. Brought back; brought to a former state; brought into any state or condition; ...

45376

reducement
REDU'CEMENT, n. The act of bringing back; the act of diminishing; the act of subduing; ...

45377

reducer
REDU'CER, n. One that reduces.

45378

reducible
REDU'CIBLE, a. That may be reduced.All the parts of painting are reducible into these mentioned by ...

45379

reducibleness
REDU'CIBLENESS, n. The quality of being reducible.

45380

reducing
REDU'CING, ppr. Bringing back; bringing to a former state, or to a different state or form; ...

45381

reduct
REDUCT', v.t. [L. reductus, reduco.] To reduce. [Not in use.]REDUCT', n. In building, a little ...

45382

reduction
REDUC'TION, n. [L. reductio.]1. The act of reducing, or state of being reduced; as the reduction ...

45383

reductive
REDUC'TIVE, a. Having the power of reducing.REDUC'TIVE, n. That which has the power of reducing.

45384

reductively
REDUC'TIVELY, adv. By reduction; by consequence.

45385

redundance
REDUND'ANCE,

45386

redundancy
REDUND'ANCY, n. [L. redundantia, red-undo. See Redound.]1. Excess or superfluous quantity; ...

45387

redundant
REDUND'ANT, a. 1. Superfluous; exceeding what is natural or necessary; superabundant; exuberant; ...

45388

redundantly
REDUND'ANTLY, adv. With superfluity or excess; superfluously; superabundantly.

45389

reduplicate
REDU'PLICATE, v.t. [L. reduplico; re and duplico. See Duplicate.] To double.

45390

reduplication
REDUPLICA'TION, n. The act of doubling.

45391

reduplicative
REDU'PLICATIVE, a. Double.

45392

redwing
RED'WING, n. [red and wing.] A bird of the Turdus.

45393

ree
REE,

45394

reechy
REECH'Y, a. [a mis-spelling of reeky. See Reek.]Tarnished with smoke; sooty; foul; as a reechy ...

45395

reed
REED, n.1. The common name of many aquatic plants; most of them large grasses, with hollow jointed ...

45396

reeded
REE'DED, a.1. Covered with reeds.2. Formed with channels and ridges like reeds.

45397

reeden
REEDEN, a. ree'dn. Consisting of a reed or reeds' as reeden pipes.

45398

reedgrass
REE'DGRASS, n. A plant, bur-reed, of the genus Sparganium.

45399

reedless
REE'DLESS, a. Destitute of reeds; as reedless banks.

45400

reedmace
REE'DMACE, n. A plant of the genus Typha.

45401

reedy
REE'DY, a. Abounding with reeds; as a reedy pool.

45402

reef
REEF, n. A certain portion of a sail between the top or bottom and a row of eyelet holes, which is ...

45403

reef-bank
REE'F-BANK, n. A piece of canvas sewed across a sail, to strengthen it in the part where the ...

45404

reef-line
REE'F-LINE, n. A small rope formerly used to reef the courses by being passed through the holes of ...

45405

reef-tackle
REE'F-TACKLE, n. A tackle upon deck, communicating with its pendant, and passing through a block ...

45406

reefed
REE'FED, pp. Having a portion of the top or bottom folded and made fast to the yard.

45407

reefing
REE'FING, ppr. Folding and making fast to the yard, as a portion of a sail.

45408

reek
REEK, n.1. Vapor; steam.2. A rick, which see.REEK, v.i. [L. fragro. The primary sense is to ...

45409

reeking
REE'KING, ppr. Steaming; emitting vapor.

45410

reeky
REE'KY, a. Smoky; soiled with smoke or steam; foul.

45411

reel
REEL, n. [See Reel, to stagger.]1. A frame or machine turning on an axis, and on which yarn is ...

45412

reermouse
RE'ERMOUSE, n. A rearmouse; a bat.

45413

reeve
REEVE, n. A steward. Obs.REEVE, n. A bird, the female of the ruff.REEVE, v.t. In seamen's ...

45414

refect
REFECT', v.t. [L. refectus, reficio; re and facio, to make.]To refresh; to restore after hunger or ...

45415

refection
REFEC'TION, n. [L. refectio.]1. Refreshment after hunger or fatigue.2. A spare meal or repast.

45416

refective
REFECT'IVE, a. Refreshing; restoring.REFECT'IVE, n. That which refreshes.

45417

refectory
REFECT'ORY, n. A room of refreshment; properly, a hall or apartment in convents and monasteries, ...

45418

refel
REFEL', v.t. [L. refello.] To refute; to disprove; to repress; as, to refel the tricks of a ...

45419

refer
REFER', v.t. [L. refero; re and fero, to bear.]1. To direct, leave or deliver over to another ...

45420

referable
REF'ERABLE, a.1. That may be referred; capable of being considered in relation to something ...

45421

referee
REFEREE', n. One to whom a thing is referred; particularly, a person appointed by a court to hear, ...

45422

reference
REF'ERENCE, n.1. A sending, dismission or direction to another for information.2. Relation; ...

45423

referendary
REFEREND'ARY, n. 1. One to whose decision a cause is referred. [Not in use.]2. An officer who ...

45424

referment
REFER'MENT, n. Reference for decision. [Not used.]

45425

referred
REFER'RED, pp. Dismissed or directed to another; assigned, as to a class, order or cause; assigned ...

45426

referrible
REFER'RIBLE, a. That may be referred; referable.

45427

referring
REFER'RING, ppr. Dismissing or directing to another for information; alluding; assigning, as to a ...

45428

refine
REFI'NE, v.t.1. To purify; in a general sense; applied to liquors, to depurate; to defecate; to ...

45429

refined
REFI'NED, pp. Purified; separated from extraneous matter; assayed, as metals; clarified, as ...

45430

refinedly
REFI'NEDLY, adv. With affected nicety or elegance.

45431

refinedness
REFI'NEDNESS, n. State of being refined; purity; refinement; also, affected purity.

45432

refinement
REFI'NEMENT, n.1. The act of purifying by separating from a substance all extraneous matter; a ...

45433

refiner
REFI'NER, n.1. One that refines metals or other things.2. An improver in purity and elegance; as ...

45434

refinery
REFI'NERY, n. The place and apparatus for refining metals.

45435

refining
REFI'NING, ppr. Purifying; separating from alloy or any extraneous matter; polishing; improving in ...

45436

refit
REFIT', v.t. [re and fit.] To fit or prepare again; to repair; to restore after damage or decay; ...

45437

refitted
REFIT'TED, pp. Prepared again; repaired.

45438

refitting
REFIT'TING, ppr. Repairing after damage or decay.

45439

reflect
REFLECT', v.t. [L. reflecto; re and flecto, to bend.]To throw back; to return. In the rainbow, ...

45440

reflected
REFLECT'ED, pp. Thrown back; returned; as reflected light.

45441

reflectent
REFLECT'ENT, a. Bending or flying back; as the ray descendent, and ray reflectent.

45442

reflectible
REFLECT'IBLE, a. That may be reflected or thrown back.

45443

reflecting
REFLECT'ING, ppr.1. Throwing back.2. Turning back, as thoughts upon themselves or upon past ...

45444

reflectingly
REFLECT'INGLY, adv. With reflection; with censure.

45445

reflection
REFLEC'TION, n. [from reflect.]1. The act of throwing back; as the reflection of light or colors. ...

45446

reflective
REFLECT'IVE, a.1. Throwing back images; as a reflective mirror.In the reflective stream the ...

45447

reflector
REFLECT'OR, n.1. One who reflects or considers.2. That which reflects.

45448

reflex
RE'FLEX, a. [L. reflexus.]1. Directed back; as a reflex act of the soul, the turning of the ...

45449

reflexibility
REFLEXIBIL'ITY, n. The quality of being reflexible or capable of being reflected; as the ...

45450

reflexible
REFLEX'IBLE, a. Capable of being reflected or thrown back.The light of the sun consists of rays ...

45451

reflexion
REFLEX'ION. [See Reflection.]

45452

reflexity
REFLEX'ITY, n. Capacity of being reflected.

45453

reflexive
REFLEX'IVE, a. Having respect to something past.Assurance reflexive cannot be a divine faith.

45454

reflexively
REFLEX'IVELY, adv. In a direction backward.

45455

refloat
RE'FLOAT, n. [re and float.] Reflux; ebb; a flowing back. [Little used.]

45456

reflorescence
REFLORES'CENCE, n. [re and florescence.] A blossoming anew.

45457

reflourish
REFLOURISH, v.i. reflur'ish. [re and flourish.] To flourish anew.

45458

reflourishing
REFLOUR'ISHING, ppr. Flourishing again.

45459

reflow
REFLOW, v.i. [re and flow.] To flow back; to ebb.

45460

reflowing
REFLOWING, ppr. Flowing backing; ebbing.

45461

refluctuation
REFLUCTUA'TION, n. A flowing back.

45462

refluence
REF'LUENCE,

45463

refluency
REF'LUENCY, n. [from refluent.] A flowing back.

45464

refluent
REF'LUENT, a. [L. refluens; re and fluo.]1. Flowing back; ebbing; as the refluent tide.2. ...

45465

reflux
RE'FLUX, n. [L. refluxus.] A flowing back; the returning of a fluid; as the flux and reflux of ...

45466

refocillate
REFO'CILLATE, v.t. [L. refocillo; re and the root of focus.] To refresh; to revive; to give new ...

45467

refocillation
REFOCILLA'TION, n. The act of refreshing or giving new vigor; restoration of strength by ...

45468

refoment
REFOMENT', v.t. [re and foment.]1. To foment anew; to warm or cherish again.2. To excite anew.

45469

refomented
REFOMENT'ED, pp. Fomented or incited anew.

45470

refomenting
REFOMENT'ING, ppr. Fomenting anew; exciting again.

45471

reform
REFORM', v.t. [L. reformo; re and formo, to form.]1. To change from worse to better; to amend; to ...

45472

reformation
REF'ORMATION, n.1. The act of reforming; correction or amendment of life, manners, or of any thing ...

45473

reformed
REFORM'ED, pp. Corrected; amended; restored to a good state; as a reformed profligate; the ...

45474

reformer
REFORM'ER, n.1. One who effects a reformation or amendment; as a reformer of manners or of ...

45475

reforming
REFORM'ING, ppr. Correcting what is wrong; amending; restoring to a good state.

45476

reformist
REFORM'IST, n. 1. One who is of the reformed religion.2. One who proposes or favors a political ...

45477

refortification
REFORTIFICA'TION, n. A fortifying a second time.

45478

refortify
REFOR'TIFY, v.t. [re and fortify.] To fortify anew.

45479

refossion
REFOS'SION, n. The act of digging up.

45480

refound
REFOUND', v.t. [re and found.] To found or cast anew.

45481

refract
REFRACT', v.t. [L. refractus, refringo; re and frango, to break.]To break the natural course of ...

45482

refractarias
REFRACTA'RIAS, n. A mineral.

45483

refracted
REFRACT'ED, pp. 1. Turned from a direct course, as rays of light.2. a. In botany, bent back at ...

45484

refracting
REFRACT'ING, ppr.1. Turning from a direct course.2. a. That turns rays from a direct course; as ...

45485

refraction
REFRAC'TION, n. The deviation of a moving body, chiefly rays of light, from a direct course. This ...

45486

refractive
REFRACT'IVE, a. That refracts or has power to refract or turn from a direct course; as refractive ...

45487

refractoriness
REFRACT'ORINESS, n. [from refractory.] Perverse or sullen obstinacy in opposition or ...

45488

refractory
REFRACT'ORY, a. [L. refractarius, from refragor, to resist; re and fragor, from frango.]1. Sullen ...

45489

refragable
REFRA'GABLE, a. [L. refragor; re and frango.]That may be refuted that is, broken.

45490

refrain
REFRA'IN, v.t. [L. refaeno; re and fraeno, to curb; fraenum, a rein. See Rein.]To hold back; to ...

45491

refrained
REFRA'INED, pp. Held back; restrained.

45492

refraining
REFRA'INING, ppr. Holding back; forbearing.

45493

reframe
REFRA'ME, v.t. [re and frame.] To frame again.

45494

refrangibility
REFRANGIBIL'ITY, n. [from refrangible.]The disposition of rays of light to be refracted or turned ...

45495

refrangible
REFRAN'GIBLE, a. [L. re and frango, to break.]Capable of being refracted or turned out of a direct ...

45496

refrenation
REFRENA'TION, n. [See refrain.] The act of restraining. [Not used.]

45497

refresh
REFRESH', v.t. [See Fresh.]1. To cool; to allay heat.A dew coming after a heat refresheth.2. To ...

45498

refreshed
REFRESH'ED, pp. Cooled; invigorated; revived; cheered.

45499

refresher
REFRESH'ER, n. He or that which refreshes, revives or invigorates.

45500

refreshing
REFRESH'ING, ppr. or a. Cooling; invigorating; reviving; reanimating.REFRESH'ING, n. Refreshment; ...

45501

refreshment
REFRESH'MENT, n.1. Act of refreshing; or new strength or vigor received after fatigue; relief ...

45502

refret
REFRET', n. The burden of a song.

45503

refrigerant
REFRIG'ERANT, a. [See Refrigerate.]Cooling; allaying heat.REFRIG'ERANT, n. Among physicians, a ...

45504

refrigerate
REFRIG'ERATE, v.t. [L. refrigero; re and frigus, cold.] To cool; to allay the heat of; to ...

45505

refrigerated
REFRIG'ERATED, pp. Cooled.

45506

refrigerating
REFRIG'ERATING, ppr. Allaying heat; cooling.

45507

refrigeration
REFRIGERA'TION, n. The act of cooling; the abatement of heat; state of being cooled.

45508

refrigerative
REFRIG'ERATIVE, a. Cooling.REFRIG'ERATIVE, n. A remedy that allays heat.

45509

refrigeratory
REFRIG'ERATORY, a. Cooling; mitigating heat.REFRIG'ERATORY, n. 1. In distillation, a vessel ...

45510

refrigerium
REFRIGE'RIUM, n. [L.] Cooling refreshment; refrigeration. [Not in use.]

45511

reft
REFT, pp. of reave.1. Deprived; bereft. [Not in use.]2. pret. of reave. Took away. [Not in ...

45512

refuge
REF'UGE, n. [L. refugium, refugio; re and fugio, to flee.]1. Shelter or protection from danger or ...

45513

refugee
REFUGEE', n. 1. One who flies to a shelter or place of safety.2. One who, in times of ...

45514

refulgence
REFUL'GENCE,

45515

refulgency
REFUL'GENCY, n. [L. refulgens, refulgeo; re and fulgeo, to shine.] A flood of light; splendor.

45516

refulgent
REFUL'GENT, a. Casting a bright light; shining; splendid; as refulgent beams; refulgent light; ...

45517

refulgently
REFUL'GENTLY, adv. With a flood of light; with great brightness.

45518

refund
REFUND', v.t. [L. refundo; re and fundo, to pour.]1. To pour back.Were the humors of the eye ...

45519

refunded
REFUND'ED, pp. Poured back; repaid.

45520

refunding
REFUND'ING, ppr. Pouring back; returning by payment or compensation.

45521

refusable
REFU'SABLE, a. s as z. [from refuse.] That may be refused.

45522

refusal
REFU'SAL, n. s as z.1. The act of refusing; denial of any thing demanded, solicited or offered ...

45523

refuse
REFU'SE, v.t. s as z. [L. recuso; re and the root of causor, to accuse; causa, cause. The primary ...

45524

refused
REFU'SED, pp. Denied; rejected; not accepted.

45525

refuser
REFU'SER, n. One that refuses or rejects.

45526

refusing
REFU'SING, ppr. Denying; declining to accept; rejecting.

45527

refutable
REFU'TABLE, a. [from refute.] That may be refuted or disproved; that may be proved false or ...

45528

refutal
REFU'TAL, n. Refutation. [Not used.]

45529

refutation
REFUTA'TION, n. [L. refutatio. See Refute.]The act or process of refuting or disproving; the act ...

45530

refute
REFU'TE, v.t. [L. refuto; re and futo, Obs. The primary sense of futo, is to drive or thrust, to ...

45531

refuted
REFU'TED, pp. Disproved; proved to be false or erroneous.

45532

refuter
REFU'TER, n. One that refutes.

45533

refuting
REFU'TING, ppr. Proving to be false or erroneous; confuting.

45534

regain
REGA'IN, v.t. [re and gain.]To gain anew; to recover what has escaped or been lost.

45535

regained
REGA'INED, pp. Recovered; gained anew.

45536

regaining
REGA'INING, ppr. Gaining anew; recovering.

45537

regal
RE'GAL, a. [L. regalis, from rex, L. rectus. See Reck and Reckon.]Pertaining to a king; kingly; ...

45538

regale
REGA'LE, n. The prerogative of monarchy.REGA'LE, n. [See the verb, below.] A magnificent ...

45539

regaled
REGA'LED, pp. Refreshed; entertained; gratified.

45540

regalement
REGA'LEMENT, n. Refreshment; entertainment; gratification.

45541

regalia
REGA'LIA, n. [L. from rex, king.] 1. Ensigns of royalty; the apparatus of a coronation; as the ...

45542

regaling
REGA'LING, ppr. Refreshing; entertaining; gratifying.

45543

regality
REGAL'ITY, n. [from L. regalis.] Royalty; sovereignty; kingship.He came partly in by the sword ...

45544

regally
RE'GALLY, adv. In a royal manner.

45545

regard
REG'ARD, v.t.1. To look towards; to point or be directed.It is a peninsula which regardeth the ...

45546

regardable
REG'ARDABLE, a. Observable; worthy of notice.

45547

regardant
REG'ARDANT, a. 1. In law, a villain regardant is one annexed to the manor or land.2. In ...

45548

regarded
REG'ARDED, pp. Noticed; observed; esteemed; respected.

45549

regarder
REG'ARDER, n.1. One that regards.2. In law, the regarder of the forest is an officer whose ...

45550

regardful
REG'ARDFUL, a. Taking notice; heedful; observing with care; attentive.Let a man be very tender and ...

45551

regardfully
REG'ARDFULLY, adv.1. Attentively; heedfully.2. Respectfully.

45552

regarding
REG'ARDING, ppr. 1. Noticing; considering with care; attending to; observing; esteeming; caring ...

45553

regardless
REG'ARDLESS, a. 1. Not looking or attending to; heedless; negligent; careless; as regardless of ...

45554

regardlessly
REG'ARDLESSLY, adv. Heedlessly; carelessly; negligently.

45555

regardlessness
REG'ARDLESSNESS, n. Heedlessness; inattention; negligence.

45556

regata
REGA'TA,

45557

regather
REGATH'ER, v.t. To gather or collect a second time.

45558

regathered
REGATH'ERED, pp. Collected again.

45559

regathering
REGATH'ERING, ppr. Gathering a second time.

45560

regatta
REGAT'TA, n. In Venice, a grand rowing match in which many boats are rowed for a prize.

45561

regel
REG'EL,

45562

regency
RE'GENCY, n. [L. regens, from rego, to govern.]1. Rule' authority; government.2. Vicarious ...

45563

regeneracy
REGEN'ERACY, n. [See Regenerate.] The state of being regenerated.

45564

regenerate
REGEN'ERATE, v.t. [L. regenero; re and genero. See Generate.]1. To generate or produce anew; to ...

45565

regenerated
REGEN'ERATED, pp.1. Reproduced.2. Renewed; born again.

45566

regenerateness
REGEN'ERATENESS, n. The state of being regenerated.

45567

regenerating
REGEN'ERATING, ppr.1. Reproducing.2. Renovating the nature by the implantation of holy affections ...

45568

regeneration
REGENERA'TION, n.1. Reproduction; the act of producing anew.2. In theology, new birth by the ...

45569

regeneratory
REGEN'ERATORY, a. Renewing; having the power to renew; tending to reproduce or renovate.

45570

regent
RE'GENT, a. [L. regens, from rego, to rule.1. Ruling; governing; as a regent principle.2. ...

45571

regentess
RE'GENTESS, n. A protectress of a kingdom.

45572

regentship
RE'GENTSHIP, n.1. The power of governing, or the office of a regent.2. Deputed authority.

45573

regerminate
REGERM'INATE, v.i. [re and germinate.]To germinate again.Perennial plants regerminate several ...

45574

regerminating
REGERM'INATING, ppr. Germinating anew.

45575

regermination
REGERMINA'TION, n. A sprouting or germination anew.

45576

regest
REGEST', n. A register. [Not in use.]

45577

regible
REG'IBLE, a. Governable. [Not in use.]

45578

regicide
REG'ICIDE, n. [L. rex, king, and caedo, to slay.]1. A king-killer; one who murders a king.2. The ...

45579

regil
REG'IL, n. A fixed star of the first magnitude in Orion's left foot.

45580

regimen
REG'IMEN, n. [L. from rego, to govern.]1. In medicine, the regulation of diet with a view to the ...

45581

regiment
REG'IMENT, n. [L. regimen.]1. In military affairs, a body of men, either horse, foot or ...

45582

regimental
REGIMENT'AL, a. Belonging to a regiment; as regimental officers; regimental clothing.

45583

regimentals
REGIMENT'ALS, n. plu. The uniform worn by the troops of a regiment.

45584

regimented
REG'IMENTED, pp. Formed into a regiment; incorporated with a regiment.

45585

region
REGION, n. re'jun. [L. regio, rego.]1. A tract of land or space of indefinite extent, usually a ...

45586

register
REG'ISTER, n. [Low L. registrum, from regero, to set down in writing; re and gero, to carry.]1. A ...

45587

registership
REG'ISTERSHIP, n. The office of register.

45588

registrar
REG'ISTRAR, n. An officer in the English universities, who has the keeping of all the public ...

45589

registration
REGISTRA'TION, n. The act of inserting in a register.

45590

registry
REG'ISTRY, n.1. The act of recording or writing in a register.2. The place where a register is ...

45591

reglement
REG'LEMENT, n. Regulation. [Not used.]

45592

reglet
REG'LET, n. [L. regula, rego.]A ledge of wood exactly planed, used by printers to separate lines ...

45593

regnant
REG'NANT, a. [L. regno, to reign.]1. Reigning; exercising regal authority; as a queen regnant. ...

45594

regorge
REGORGE, v.t. regorj'.1. To vomit up; to eject from the stomach; to throw back or out again.2. To ...

45595

regrade
REGRA'DE, v.i. [L. regredior; re and gradior, to go.] To retire; to go back. [Not used.]

45596

regraft
REGR'AFT, v.t. [re and graft.] To graft again.

45597

regrafted
REGR'AFTED, pp. Grafted again.

45598

regrafting
REGR'AFTING, ppr. Grafting anew.

45599

regrant
REGR'ANT, v.t. [re and grant.] To grant back.REGR'ANT, n. The act of granting back to a former ...

45600

regranted
REGR'ANTED, pp. Granted back.

45601

regranting
REGR'ANTING, ppr. Granting back.

45602

regrate
REGRA'TE, v.t.1. To offend; to shock. [Little used.]2. To buy provisions and sell them again in ...

45603

regrater
REGRA'TER, n. One who buys provisions and sells them in the same market or fair.

45604

regrating
REGRA'TING, ppr. Purchasing provisions and selling them in the same market.

45605

regreet
REGREE'T, v.t. [re and greet.] To greet again; to resalute.

45606

regreeted
REGREE'TED, pp. Greeting again or in return.

45607

regreeting
REGREE'TING, ppr. Greeting again; resaluting.

45608

regress
RE'GRESS, n. [L. regressus, regredior.]1. Passage back; return; as ingress and regress.2. The ...

45609

regression
REGRES'SION, n. The act of passing back or returning.

45610

regressive
REGRESS'IVE, a. Passing back; returning.

45611

regressively
REGRESS'IVELY, adv. In a backward way or manner; by return.

45612

regret
REGRET', n. 1. Grief; sorrow; pain of mind. We feel regret at the loss of friends, regret for ...

45613

regretful
REGRET'FUL, a. Full of regret.

45614

regretfully
REGRET'FULLY, adv. With regret.

45615

regretted
REGRET'TED, pp. Lamented.

45616

regretting
REGRET'TING, ppr. Lamenting; grieving at; repenting.

45617

reguerdon
REGUERDON, n. regerd'on. [See Reward.]A reward; a recompense. [Not in use.]REGUERDON, v.t. ...

45618

regular
REG'ULAR, a. [L. regularis, from regula, a rule, from rego, to rule.]1. Conformed to a rule; ...

45619

regularity
REGULAR'ITY, n. 1. Agreeableness to a rule or to established order; as the regularity of legal ...

45620

regularly
REG'ULARLY, adv.1. In a manner accordant to a rule or established mode; as a physician or lawyer ...

45621

regulate
REG'ULATE, v.t.1. To adjust by rule, method or established mode; as, to regulate weights and ...

45622

regulated
REG'ULATED, pp. Adjusted by rule, method or forms; put in good order; subjected to rules or ...

45623

regulating
REG'ULATING, ppr. Adjusting by rule, method or forms; reducing to order; subjecting to rules or ...

45624

regulation
REGULA'TION, n. 1. The act of regulating or reducing to order.2. A rule or order prescribed by a ...

45625

regulator
REG'ULATOR, n.1. One who regulates.2. The small spring of a watch, which regulates its motions by ...

45626

reguline
REG'ULINE, a. [See Regulus.] Pertaining to regulus or pure metal.Bodies which we can reduce to ...

45627

regulize
REG'ULIZE, v.t. To reduce to regulus or pure metal; to separate pure metal from extraneous matter.

45628

regulus
REG'ULUS, n. [L. a petty king.]In chimistry, the finer or pure part of a metallic substance, ...

45629

regurgitate
REGURG'ITATE, v.t. [L. re and gurges.]To throw or pour back as from a deep or hollow place; to ...

45630

regurgitated
REGURG'ITATED, pp. Thrown or poured back.

45631

regurgitating
REGURG'ITATING, ppr. Throwing or pouring back.

45632

regurgitation
REGURGITA'TION, n.1. The act of pouring back.2. The act of swallowing again; reabsorption.

45633

rehabilitate
REHABIL'ITATE, v.t.To restore to a former capacity; to reinstate; to qualify again; to restore, as ...

45634

rehabilitated
REHABIL'ITATED, pp. Restored to a former rank, right privilege or capacity; reinstated.

45635

rehabilitating
REHABIL'ITATING, ppr. Restoring to a former right, rank, privilege or capacity; reinstating.

45636

rehabilitation
REHABILITA'TION, n. The act of reinstating in a former rank or capacity; restoration to former ...

45637

rehear
REHE'AR, v.t. pret. and pp. reheard. [re and hear.]To hear again; to try a second time; as, to ...

45638

reheard
REHE'ARD, pp. Heard again.

45639

rehearing
REHE'ARING, ppr. Hearing a second time.REHE'ARING, n.1. A second hearing.2. In law, a second ...

45640

rehearsal
REHEARSAL, n. rehers'al. [from rehearse.]1. Recital; repetition of the words of another or of a ...

45641

rehearse
REHEARSE, v.t. rehers.'1. To recite; to repeat the words of a passage or composition; to repeat ...

45642

rehearsed
REHEARSED, pp. rehers'ed. Recited; repeated; as words; narrated.

45643

rehearser
REHEARSER, n. rehers'er. One who recites or narrates.

45644

rehearsing
REHEARSING, ppr. rehers'ing. Reciting; repeating words; recounting; telling; narrating.

45645

reigle
RE'IGLE, n. A hollow cut or channel for guiding any thing; as the reigle of a side post for a ...

45646

reign
REIGN, v.i. rane. [L. regno, a derivative of rego, regnum.]1. To possess or exercise sovereign ...

45647

reigning
REIGNING, ppr. ra'ning. 1. Holding or exercising supreme power; ruling; governing as king, queen ...

45648

reimbark
REIMBARK. [See Re-embark.]

45649

reimbody
REIMBOD'Y, v.i. [re and imbody or embody.]To imbody again; to be formed into a body anew.

45650

reimbursable
REIMBURS'ABLE, a. That may be repaid.A loan has been made of two million of dollars, reimbursable ...

45651

reimburse
REIMBURSE, v.t. reimburs'.To refund; to replace in a treasury or in a private coffer, an equivalent ...

45652

reimbursed
REIMBURS'ED, pp. Repaid; refunded; made good, as loss or expense.

45653

reimbursement
REIMBURSEMENT, n. reimburs'ment. The act of repaying or refunding; repayment; as the reimbursement ...

45654

reimburser
REIMBURS'ER, n. One who repays or refunds what has been lost or expended.

45655

reimbursing
REIMBURS'ING, ppr. Repaying; refunding; making good, as loss or expense.

45656

reimplant
REIMPLANT', v.t. [re and implant.] To implant again.

45657

reimplanted
REIMPLANT'ED, pp. Implanted anew.

45658

reimplanting
REIMPLANT'ING, ppr. Implanting again.

45659

reimportune
REIMPORTU'NE, v.t. [re and importune.] To importune again.

45660

reimportuned
REIMPORTU'NED, pp. Importuned again.

45661

reimportuning
REIMPORTU'NING, ppr. Importuning again.

45662

reimpregnate
REIMPREG'NATE, v.t. [re and impregnate.]To impregnate again.

45663

reimpregnated
REIMPREG'NATED, pp. Impregnated again.

45664

reimpregnating
REIMPREG'NATING, ppr. Impregnating again.

45665

reimpress
REIMPRESS', v.t. [re and impress.] To impress anew.

45666

reimpressed
REIMPRESS'ED, pp. Impressed again.

45667

reimpressing
REIMPRESS'ING, ppr. Impressing again.

45668

reimpression
REIMPRES'SION, n. A second or repeated impression.

45669

reimprint
REIMPRINT', v.t. [re and imprint.] To imprint again.

45670

reimprinted
REIMPRINT'ED, pp. Imprinted again.

45671

reimprinting
REIMPRINT'ING, ppr. Imprinting anew.

45672

rein
REIN, n. [L. retina, retinaculum. If contracted from the Latin, it is from retineo, otherwise ...

45673

reindeer
REINDEER, n.A species of the cervine genus; more correctly written ranedeer, or rather rane, which ...

45674

reinfect
REINFECT', v.t [re and infect.] To infect again.

45675

reinfected
REINFECT'ED, pp. Infected again.

45676

reinfecting
REINFECT'ING, ppr. Infecting again.

45677

reinfectious
REINFEC'TIOUS, a. Capable of infecting again.

45678

reinforce
REINFORCE, v.t. [re and enforce.] To give new force to; to strengthen by new assistance or ...

45679

reinforced
REINFORCED, pp. Strengthened by additional force.

45680

reinforcement
REINFORCEMENT, n. New force added; fresh supplies of strength; particularly, additional troops or ...

45681

reinforcing
REINFORCING, ppr. Adding fresh force to.

45682

reingratiate
REINGRA'TIATE, v.t. To ingratiate again.REINGRA'TIATE, v.t. [re and ingratiate.] To ingratiate ...

45683

reingratiated
REINGRA'TIATED, pp. Reinstated in favor.

45684

reingratiating
REINGRA'TIATING, ppr. Ingratiating again.

45685

reinhabit
REINHAB'IT, v.t. [re and inhabit.] To inhabit again.

45686

reinhabited
REINHAB'ITED, pp. Inhabited again.

45687

reinhabiting
REINHAB'ITING, ppr. Inhabiting a second time.

45688

reinless
REINLESS, a. Without rein; without restraint; unchecked.

45689

reinlist
REINLIST',v.t. or i. [re and inlist.] To inlist again.[It is written also re-enlist.]

45690

reinlisted
REINLIST'ED, pp. Inlisted anew.

45691

reinlisting
REINLIST'ING, ppr. Inlisting anew.

45692

reinlistment
REINLIST'MENT, n. The act of inlisting anew; the act of engaging again in military service.

45693

reinquire
REINQUI'RE, v.t. To inquire a second time.

45694

reins
REINS, n. plu. [L. ren, renes.]1. The kidneys; the lower part of the back.2. In Scripture, the ...

45695

reinsert
REINSERT', v.t. [re and insert.] To insert a second time.

45696

reinserted
REINSERT'ED, pp. Inserted again.

45697

reinserting
REINSERT'ING, ppr. Inserting again.

45698

reinsertion
REINSER'TION, n. A second insertion.

45699

reinspect
REINSPECT', v.t. [re and inspect.] To inspect again, as provisions.

45700

reinspection
REINSPEC'TION, n. The act of inspecting a second time.

45701

reinspire
REINSPI'RE, v.t. [re and inspire.] To inspire anew.

45702

reinspired
REINSPI'RED, pp. Inspired again.

45703

reinspiring
REINSPI'RING, ppr. Inspiring again.

45704

reinstall
REINSTALL', v.t. [re and install.] To install again; to seat anew.

45705

reinstalled
REINSTALL'ED, pp. Installed anew.

45706

reinstalling
REINSTALL'ING, ppr. Installing again.

45707

reinstallment
REINSTALL'MENT, n. A second installment.

45708

reinstate
REINSTA'TE, v.t. [re and instate.] To place again in possession or in a former state; to restore ...

45709

reinstated
REINSTA'TED, pp. Replaced in possession or in a former state.

45710

reinstatement
REINSTA'TEMENT, n. The act of putting in a former state; re-establishment.

45711

reinstating
REINSTA'TING, ppr. Replacing in a former state; putting again in possession.

45712

reinsurance
REINSU'RANCE, n. [re and insurance. See Sure.]An insurance of property already insured; a second ...

45713

reinsure
REINSU'RE, v.t. [re and insure.] To insure the same property a second time by other ...

45714

reinsured
REINSU'RED, pp. Insured a second time by other persons.

45715

reinsuring
REINSU'RING, ppr. Insuring a second time by other persons.

45716

reintegrate
REIN'TEGRATE, v.t. [L. redintegro; red, re, and integro, from integer.]To renew with regard to any ...

45717

reinterrogate
REINTER'ROGATE, v.t. [re and interrogate.]To interrogate again; to question repeatedly.

45718

reinthrone
REINTHRO'NE, v.t. [re and inthrone. See Enthrone.]To replace on the throne.

45719

reinthroned
REINTHRO'NED, pp. Placed again on the throne.

45720

reinthroning
REINTHRO'NING, ppr. Replacing on the throne.

45721

reinthronize
REINTHRO'NIZE, v.t. To reinthrone. [Not in use.]

45722

reinvest
REINVEST', v.t. [re and invest.] To invest anew.

45723

reinvested
REINVEST'ED, pp. Invested again.

45724

reinvesting
REINVEST'ING, ppr. Investing anew.

45725

reinvestment
REINVEST'MENT, n. The act of investing anew; a second or repeated investment.

45726

reinvigorate
REINVIG'ORATE, v.t. To revive vigor in; to reanimate.

45727

reit
REIT, n. Sedge; sea weed.

45728

reiterate
REIT'ERATE, v.t. [L. re and itero.]To repeat; to repeat again and again; as reiterated crimes; to ...

45729

reiterated
REIT'ERATED, pp. Repeated again and again.

45730

reiterating
REIT'ERATING, ppr. Repeating again and again.

45731

reiteration
REITERA'TION, n. Repetition.

45732

reject
REJECT', v.t. [L. rejicio, rejectus, re and jacio, to throw.]1. To throw away, as any thing ...

45733

rejectable
REJECT'ABLE, a. That may be rejected.

45734

rejectamenta
REJECTAMENT'A, n. [from L. rejecto.] Things thrown out or away. [Ill formed.]

45735

rejectaneous
REJECTA'NEOUS, a. [from the L.] Not chosen or received; rejected.

45736

rejected
REJECT'ED, pp. Thrown away; cast off; refused; slighted.

45737

rejecter
REJECT'ER, n. One that rejects or refuses.

45738

rejecting
REJECT'ING, ppr. Throwing away; casting off; refusing to grant or accept; slighting.

45739

rejection
REJEC'TION, n. [L. rejectio.] The act of throwing away; the act of casting off or forsaking; ...

45740

rejective
REJECT'IVE, a. That rejects, or tends to cast off.

45741

rejectment
REJECT'MENT, n. Matter thrown away.

45742

rejoice
REJOICE, v.i. rejois'.To experience joy and gladness in a high degree; to be exhilarated with ...

45743

rejoiced
REJOIC'ED, pp. Made glad; exhilarated.

45744

rejoicer
REJOIC'ER, n. One that rejoices.

45745

rejoicing
REJOIC'ING, ppr. Animating with gladness; exhilarating; feeling joy.REJOIC'ING, ppr. Animating ...

45746

rejoicingly
REJOIC'INGLY, adv. With joy or exultation.

45747

rejoin
REJOIN', v.t. [re and join.]1. To join again; to unite after separation.2. To meet one ...

45748

rejoinder
REJOIND'ER, n.1. An answer to a reply; or in general, an answer.2. In law pleadings, the ...

45749

rejoined
REJOIN'ED, pp. Joined again; reunited.

45750

rejoining
REJOIN'ING, ppr. Joining again; answering a plaintiff's replication.

45751

rejoint
REJOINT', v.t. [re and joint.] To reunite joints.

45752

rejolt
REJOLT, n. [re and jolt.] A reacting jolt or shock. [Not used.]

45753

rejourn
REJOURN, v.t. rejurn'. [See Adjourn.]To adjourn to another hearing or inquiry. [Not used.]

45754

rejudge
REJUDGE, v.t. rejuj'. [re and judge.] To judge again; to re-examine; to review; to call to a new ...

45755

rejudged
REJUDG'ED, pp. Reviewed; judged again.

45756

rejudging
REJUDG'ING, ppr. Judging again.

45757

rejuvenescence
REJUVENES'CENCE,'CENCY, n. [L. re and juvenescens; juvenis, a youth.]A renewing of youth; the ...

45758

rekindle
REKIN'DLE, v.t. [re and kindle.]1. To kindle again; to set on fire anew.2. To inflame again; to ...

45759

rekindled
REKIN'DLED, pp. Kindled again; inflamed anew.

45760

rekindling
REKIN'DLING, ppr. Kindling again; inflaming anew.

45761

relaid
RELA'ID, pp. Laid a second time.

45762

reland
RELAND', v.t. [re and land.] To land again; to put on land what had been shipped or ...

45763

relanded
RELAND'ED, pp. Put on shore again.

45764

relanding
RELAND'ING, ppr. Landing again.

45765

relapse
RELAPSE, v.i. relaps'. [L. relapsus, relabor, to slide back; re and labor, to slide.]1. To slip ...

45766

relapser
RELAPS'ER, n. One that relapses into vice or error.

45767

relapsing
RELAPS'ING, ppr. Sliding or falling back, as into disease or vice.

45768

relate
RELA'TE, v.t. [L. relatus, refero; re and fero, to produce.]1. To tell; to recite; to narrate the ...

45769

related
RELA'TED, pp. 1. Recited; narrated.2. a. Allied by kindred; connected by blood or alliance, ...

45770

relater
RELA'TER, n. One who tells, recites or narrates; a historian.

45771

relating
RELA'TING, ppr.1. Telling; reciting; narrating.2. a. Having relation or reference; concerning.

45772

relation
RELA'TION, n. [L. relatio, refero.]1. The act of telling; recital; account; narration; narrative ...

45773

relational
RELA'TIONAL, a. Having relation or kindred.We might be tempted to take these two nations for ...

45774

relationship
RELA'TIONSHIP, n. The state of being related by kindred, affinity or other alliance.[This word is ...

45775

relative
REL'ATIVE, a. [L. relativus.]1. Having relation; respecting. The arguments may be good, but they ...

45776

relatively
REL'ATIVELY, adv. In relation or respect to something else; not absolutely.Consider the absolute ...

45777

relativeness
REL'ATIVENESS,n. The state of having relation.

45778

relator
RELA'TOR, n., In law, one who brings an information in the nature of a quo warranto.

45779

relax
RELAX', v.t. [L. relaxo; re and laxo, to slacken.]1. To slacken; to make less tense or rigid; as, ...

45780

relaxable
RELAX'ABLE, a. That may be remitted.

45781

relaxation
RELAXA'TION, n. [L. relaxatio.]1. The act of slackening or remitting tension; as a relaxation of ...

45782

relaxative
RELAX'ATIVE, a. Having the quality of relaxing. [See Laxative.]

45783

relaxed
RELAX'ED, pp. Slackened; loosened; remitted or abated in rigor or in closeness; made less ...

45784

relaxing
RELAX'ING, ppr. Slackening; loosening; remitting or abating in rigor, severity or attention; ...

45785

relay
RELA'Y, n. 1. A supply of horses placed on the road to be in readiness to relieve others, that a ...

45786

relaying
RELA'YING, ppr. Laying a second time.

45787

release
RELE'ASE, v.t.1. To set free from restraint of any kind, either physical or moral; to liberate ...

45788

released
RELE'ASED, pp. Set free from confinement; freed from obligation or liability; freed from pain; ...

45789

releasement
RELE'ASEMENT, n. The act of releasing from confinement or obligation.

45790

releaser
RELE'ASER, n. One who releases.

45791

releasing
RELE'ASING, ppr. Liberating from confinement or restraint; freeing from obligation or ...

45792

relegate
REL'EGATE, v.t. [L. relego; re and lego, to send.] To banish; to send into exile.

45793

relegated
REL'EGATED, pp. Sent into exile.

45794

relegating
REL'EGATING, ppr. Banishing.

45795

relegation
RELEGA'TION, n. [L. relegatio.] The act of banishment; exile.

45796

relent
RELENT', v.i. [L. blandus, which unites the L. blandus with lentus. The English is from re and L. ...

45797

relenting
RELENT'ING, ppr. Softening in temper; becoming more mild or compassionate.RELENT'ING, n. The act ...

45798

relentless
RELENT'LESS, a. Unmoved by pity unpitying; insensible to the distress of others; destitute of ...

45799

relessee
RELESSEE', n. [See Release.] The person to whom a release is executed.

45800

relessor
RELESSOR', n. The person who executes a release.There must be a privity of estate between the ...

45801

relevance
REL'EVANCE,

45802

relevancy
REL'EVANCY, n. [See Relevant.]1. The state of being relevant, or of affording relief or aid.2. ...

45803

relevant
REL'EVANT, a. [L. relever, to relieve, to advance, to raise; re and lever, to raise.]1. ...

45804

relevation
RELEVA'TION, n. A raising or lifting up. [Not in use.]

45805

reliance
RELI'ANCE, n. [from rely.] Rest or repose of mind, resulting from a full belief of the veracity ...

45806

relic
REL'IC, n. [L. reliquiae, from relinquo, to leave; re and linquo.]1. That which remains; that ...

45807

relict
REL'ICT, n. [L. relictus, relicta, from relinquo, to leave.]A widow; a woman whose husband is ...

45808

relief
RELIE'F, n.1. The removal, in whole or in part, of any evil that afflicts the body of mind; the ...

45809

relier
RELI'ER, n. [from rely.] One who relies, or places full confidence in.

45810

relievable
RELIE'VABLE, a. Capable of being relieved; that may receive relief.

45811

relieve
RELIE'VE, v.t. [L. relevo. See Relief.]1. To free, wholly or partially, from pain, grief, want, ...

45812

relieved
RELIE'VED, pp.1. Freed from pain or other evil; eased or cured; aided; succored; dismissed from ...

45813

reliever
RELIE'VER, n. One that relieves; he or that which gives ease.

45814

relieving
RELIE'VING, ppr. Removing pain or distress, or abating the violence of it; easing; curing; ...

45815

relievo
RELIE'VO, n. Relief; prominence of figures in statuary, architecture, &c.; apparent prominence of ...

45816

relight
RELIGHT, v.t. reli'te. [re and light.] 1. To light anew; to illuminate again.2. To rekindle; to ...

45817

relighted
RELIGHTED, pp. Lighted anew; rekindled.

45818

relighting
RELIGHTING, ppr. Lighting again; rekindling.

45819

religion
RELIGION, n. relij'on. [L. religio, from religo, to bind anew; re and ligo, to bind. This word ...

45820

religionary
RELIG'IONARY, a. Relating to religion; pious. [Not used.]

45821

religionist
RELIG'IONIST, n. A bigot to any religious persuasion.

45822

religious
RELIG'IOUS, a. [L. religiosus.]1. Pertaining or relating to religion; as a religious society; a ...

45823

religiously
RELIG'IOUSLY, adv.1. Piously; with love and reverence to the Supreme Being; in obedience to the ...

45824

religiousness
RELIG'IOUSNESS, n. The quality or state of being religious.

45825

relinquish
RELIN'QUISH, v.t. [L. relinquo, re and linquo, to leave, to fail or faint; from the same root as ...

45826

relinquished
RELIN'QUISHED, pp. Left; quitted; given up.

45827

relinquisher
RELIN'QUISHER, n. One who leaves or quits.

45828

relinquishing
RELIN'QUISHING, ppr. Quitting; leaving; giving up.

45829

relinquishment
RELIN'QUISHMENT, n. The act of leaving or quitting; a forsaking; the renouncing a claim to.

45830

reliquary
REL'IQUARY, n. [L. relinquo.]A depository for relics; a casket in which relics are kept.

45831

reliquidate
RELIQ'UIDATE, v.t. [re and liquidate.]To liquidate anew; to adjust a second time.

45832

reliquidated
RELIQ'UIDATED, pp. Liquidated again.

45833

reliquidating
RELIQ'UIDATING, ppr. Liquidating again.

45834

reliquidation
RELIQUIDA'TION, n. A second or renewed liquidation; a renewed adjustment.

45835

relish
REL'ISH, n.1. Taste; or rather, a pleasing taste; that sensation of the organs which is ...

45836

relishable
REL'ISHABLE, a. Gustable; having an agreeable taste.

45837

relished
REL'ISHED, pp. Giving an agreeable taste; received with pleasure.

45838

relive
RELIVE, v.i. reliv'. [re and live.] To live again; to revive.RELIVE, v.t. reliv'. To recall to ...

45839

reloan
RELOAN, v.t. [re and loan.] To loan again; to lend what has been lent and repaid.RELOAN, n. A ...

45840

reloaned
RELOANED, pp. Loaned again.

45841

reloaning
RELOANING, ppr. Loaning again.

45842

relove
RELOVE, v.t. [re and love.] To love in return. [Not in use.]

45843

relucent
RELU'CENT, a. [L. relucens, relucco; re and lucco, to shine.]Shining; transparent; clear; ...

45844

reluct
RELUCT', v.i. [L. reluctor; re and luctor, to struggle.] To strive or struggle against. [Little ...

45845

reluctance
RELUCT'ANCE,

45846

reluctancy
RELUCT'ANCY, n. [literally a straining or striving against.]Unwillingness; great opposition of ...

45847

reluctant
RELUCT'ANT, a. 1. Striving against; unwilling; much opposed in heart.Reluctant now I touch'd the ...

45848

reluctantly
RELUCT'ANTLY, adv. With opposition of heart; unwillingly. What is undertaken reluctantly is ...

45849

reluctate
RELUCT'ATE, v.t. To resist; to struggle against.

45850

reluctation
RELUCTA'TION, n. Repugnance; resistance.

45851

relucting
RELUCT'ING, ppr. 1. Striving to resist.2. a. Averse; unwilling.

45852

relume
RELU'ME, v.t. [L. re and lumen, light.] To rekindle; to light again.

45853

relumed
RELU'MED, pp. Rekindled; lighted again.

45854

relumine
RELU'MINE, v.t. [re and lumino; re and lumen, light, from lucco, to shine.]1. To light anew; to ...

45855

relumined
RELU'MINED, pp. Rekindled; illuminated anew.

45856

reluming
RELU'MING, ppr. Kindling or lighting anew.

45857

relumining
RELU'MINING, ppr. Rekindling; enlightening anew.

45858

rely
RELY', v.i. [re and lie, or from the root of lie, lay.]To rest on something, as the mind when ...

45859

relying
RELY'ING, ppr. Reposing on something, as the mind; confiding in; trusting in; depending.

45860

remade
REMA'DE, pret. and pp. of remake.

45861

remain
REMA'IN, v.i. [L. remaneo; re and maneo, Gr.]1. To continue; to rest or abide in a place for a ...

45862

remainder
REMA'INDER, n. 1. Any thing left after the separation and removal of a part.If these decoctions ...

45863

remainder-man
REMA'INDER-MAN, n. In law, he who has an estate after a particular estate is determined.

45864

remaining
REMA'INING, ppr. Continuing; resting; abiding for an indefinite time; being left after separation ...

45865

remains
REMA'INS, n. plu. 1. That which is left after a part is separated, taken away or destroyed; as the ...

45866

remake
REMA'KE, v.t. pret. and pp. remade. [re and make.] To make anew.

45867

remand
REM'AND, v.t. [L. re and mando.]To call or send back him or that which is ordered to a place; as, ...

45868

remanded
REM'ANDED, pp. Called or sent back.

45869

remanding
REM'ANDING, ppr. Calling or sending back.

45870

remanent
REM'ANENT, n. [L. remanens.] The part remaining. [Little used. It is contracted into ...

45871

remark
REM'ARK, n. Notice or observation, particularly notice or observation expressed in words or ...

45872

remarkable
REM'ARKABLE, a.1. Observable; worthy of notice.'Tis remarkable that they talk most, who have the ...

45873

remarkableness
REM'ARKABLENESS, n. Observableness; worthiness of remark; the quality of deserving particular ...

45874

remarkably
REM'ARKABLY, adv. 1. In a manner or degree worthy of notice; as, the winters of 1825, 1826 and ...

45875

remarked
REM'ARKED, pp. Noticed; observed; expressed in words or writing.

45876

remarker
REM'ARKER, n. An observer; one who makes remarks.

45877

remarking
REM'ARKING, ppr. Observing; taking notice of; expressing in words or writing.

45878

remarried
REMAR'RIED, pp. Married again or a second time.

45879

remarry
REMAR'RY, v.t. [re and marry.] To marry again or a second time.

45880

remarrying
REMAR'RYING, ppr. Marrying again or a second time.

45881

remasticate
REMAS'TICATE, v.t. [re and masticate.] To chew or masticate again; to chew over and over, as in ...

45882

remasticated
REMAS'TICATED, pp. Chewed again or repeatedly.

45883

remasticating
REMAS'TICATING, ppr. Chewing again or over and over.

45884

remastication
REMASTICA'TION, n. The act of masticating again or repeatedly.

45885

remediable
REME'DIABLE, a. [from remedy.] That may be remedied or cured. The evil is believed to be ...

45886

remedial
REME'DIAL, a. [L. remedialis.] Affording a remedy; intended for a remedy, or for the removal of ...

45887

remediate
REME'DIATE, in the sense of remedial, is not in use.

45888

remedied
REM'EDIED, pp. [from remedy.] Cured; healed; repaired.

45889

remediless
REMED'ILESS, a. [In modern books, the accent is placed on the first syllable, which would be well ...

45890

remedilessly
REMED'ILESSLY, adv. In a manner or degree that precludes a remedy.

45891

remedilessness
REMED'ILESSNESS, n. Incurableness.

45892

remedy
REM'EDY, n. [L. remedium; re and medeor, to heal.]1. That which cures a disease; any medicine or ...

45893

remedying
REM'EDYING, ppr. Curing; healing; removing; restoring from a bad to a good state.

45894

remelt
REMELT', v.t. [re and melt.] To melt a second time.

45895

remelted
REMELT'ED, pp. Melted again.

45896

remelting
REMELT'ING, ppr. Melting again.

45897

remember
REMEM'BER, v.t. [Low L. rememoror; re and memoror. See Memory.]1. To have in the mind an idea ...

45898

remembered
REMEM'BERED, pp. Kept in mind; recollected.

45899

rememberer
REMEM'BERER, n. One that remembers.

45900

remembering
REMEM'BERING, ppr. Having in mind.

45901

remembrance
REMEM'BRANCE, n. 1. The retaining or having in mind an idea which had been present before, or an ...

45902

remembrancer
REMEM'BRANCER, n.1. One that reminds, or revives the remembrance of any thing.God is present in ...

45903

rememorate
REMEM'ORATE, v.t [L. rememoratus, rememoror.]To remember; to revive in the memory. [Not in use.]

45904

rememoration
REMEMORA'TION, n. Remembrance. [Not in use.]

45905

remercie
REMER'CIE,

45906

remercy
REMER'CY, v.t. To thank. [Not in use.]

45907

remigrate
REM'IGRATE, v.i. [L. remigro; re and migro, to migrate.]To remove back again to a former place or ...

45908

remigration
REMIGRA'TION, n. Removal back again; a migration to a former place.

45909

remind
REMIND, v.t. [re and mind.]1. To put in mind; to bring to the remembrance of; as, to remind a ...

45910

reminded
REMINDED, pp. Put in mind.

45911

reminding
REMINDING, ppr. Putting in mind; calling attention to.

45912

reminiscence
REMINIS'CENCE, n. [L. reminiscens, reminiscor, Gr. See Memory.]1. That faculty of the mind by ...

45913

reminiscential
REMINISCEN'TIAL, a. Pertaining to reminiscence or recollection.

45914

remise
REMI'SE, v.t. s as z. [L. remissus, remitto; re and mitto, to send.]To give or grant back; to ...

45915

remised
REMI'SED, pp. Released.

45916

remising
REMI'SING, ppr. Surrendering by deed.

45917

remiss
REMISS', a. [L. remissus, supra.]1. Slack; dilatory; negligent; not performing duty or business; ...

45918

remissible
REMISS'IBLE, a. That may be remitted or forgiven.

45919

remission
REMIS'SION, n. [L. remissio, from remitto, to send back.]1. Abatement; relaxation; moderation; as ...

45920

remissly
REMISS'LY, adv. 1. Carelessly; negligently; without close attention.2. Slowly; slackly; not ...

45921

remissness
REMISS'NESS, n. Slackness; slowness; carelessness; negligence; want of ardor or vigor; coldness; ...

45922

remit
REMIT', v.t. [L. remitto, to send back; re and mitto, to send.]1. To relax, as intensity; to make ...

45923

remitment
REMIT'MENT, n.1. The act of remitting to custody.2. Forgiveness; pardon.

45924

remittal
REMIT'TAL, n. A remitting; a giving up; surrender; as the remittal of the first fruits.

45925

remittance
REMIT'TANCE, n. 1. In commerce, the act of transmitting money, bills or the like, to a distant ...

45926

remitted
REMIT'TED, pp. Relaxed; forgiven; pardoned; sent back; referred; given up; transmitted in payment.

45927

remitter
REMIT'TER, n.1. One who remits, or makes remittance for payment.2. In law, the restitution of a ...

45928

remnant
REM'NANT, n. [contracted from remanent. See Remain.]1. Residue; that which is left after the ...

45929

remodel
REMOD'EL, v.t. [re and model.] To model or fashion anew.

45930

remodeled
REMOD'ELED, pp. Modeled anew.

45931

remodeling
REMOD'ELING, ppr. Modeling again.

45932

remold
REMOLD, v.t. [re and mold.] To mold or shape anew.

45933

remolded
REMOLDED, pp. Molded again.

45934

remolding
REMOLDING, ppr. Molding anew.

45935

remolten
REMOLTEN, a or pp. [re and molten, from melt.] Melted again.

45936

remonstrance
REMON'STRANCE, n. 1. Show; discovery. [Not in use.]2. Expostulation; strong representation of ...

45937

remonstrant
REMON'STRANT, a. Expostulatory; urging strong reasons against an act.REMON'STRANT, n. One who ...

45938

remonstrate
REMON'STRATE, v.i. [L. remonstro; re and monstro, to show. See Muster.]1. To exhibit or present ...

45939

remonstrating
REMON'STRATING, ppr. Urging strong reasons against a measure.

45940

remonstration
REMONSTRA'TION, n. The act of remonstrating. [Little used.]

45941

remonstrator
REMON'STRATOR, n. One who remonstrates.

45942

remora
REM'ORA, n. [L. from re and moror, to delay.]1. Delay; obstacle; hinderance. [Not in use.]2. ...

45943

remorate
REM'ORATE, v.t. [L. remoror.] To hinder; to delay. [Not in use.]

45944

remord
REMORD', v.t. [L. remordeo; re and mordeo, to gnaw.]To rebuke; to excite to remorse. [Not in ...

45945

remordency
REMORD'ENCY, n. Compunction; remorse.

45946

remorse
REMORSE, n. remors'. [L. remorsus, from remordeo.]1. The keen pain or anguish excited by a sense ...

45947

remorsed
REMORS'ED, a. Feeling remorse or compunction. [Not used.]

45948

remorseful
REMORSEFUL, a. remors'ful.1. Full of remorse.2. Compassionate; feeling tenderly. [Not in ...

45949

remorseless
REMORSELESS, a. remors'less. Unpitying; cruel; insensible to distress; as the remorseless ...

45950

remorselessly
REMORSELESSLY, adv. remors'lessly. Without remorse.

45951

remorselessness
REMORSELESSNESS, n. remors'lessness. Savage cruelty; insensibility to distress.

45952

remote
REMO'TE, a. [L. remotus, removeo; re and moveo, to move.]1. Distant in place; not near; as a ...

45953

remotely
REMO'TELY, adv.1. At a distance in space or time; not nearly.2. At a distance in consanguinity or ...

45954

remoteness
REMO'TENESS, n.1. State of being distant in space or time; distance; as the remoteness of a ...

45955

remotion
REMO'TION, n. The act of removing; the state of being removed to a distance. [Little used.]

45956

remount
REMOUNT', v.t. To mount again; as, to remount a horse.REMOUNT', v.i. To mount again; to reascend.

45957

removability
REMOVABIL'ITY, n. The capacity of being removable from an office or station; capacity of being ...

45958

removable
REMOVABLE, a. [from remove.]1. That may be removed from an office or station.Such curate is ...

45959

removal
REMOVAL, n.1. The act of moving from one place to another for residence; as the removal of a ...

45960

remove
REMOVE, v.t. [L. removeo; re and moveo, to move.]1. To cause to change place; to put from its ...

45961

removed
REMOVED, pp. 1. Changed in place; carried to a distance; displaced from office; placed far off.2. ...

45962

removedness
REMOVEDNESS, n. State of being removed; remoteness.

45963

remover
REMOVER, n. One that removes; as a remover of landmarks.

45964

removing
REMOVING, ppr. changing place; carrying or going from one place to another; displacing; banishing.

45965

remunerability
REMUNERABIL'ITY, n. the capacity of being rewarded.

45966

remunerable
REMU'NERABLE, a. [from remunerate.] That may be rewarded; fit or proper to be recompensed.

45967

remunerate
REMU'NERATE, v.t. [L. remunero; re and munero, from munus, a gift.]to reward; to recompense; to ...

45968

remunerated
REMU'NERATED, pp. Rewarded; compensated.

45969

remunerating
REMU'NERATING, ppr. Rewarding; recompensing.

45970

remuneration
REMUNERA'TION, n.1. Reward; recompense; the act of paying an equivalent for services, loss or ...

45971

remunerative
REMU'NERATIVE, a. Exercised in rewarding; that bestows rewards; as remunerative justice.

45972

remuneratory
REMU'NERATORY, a. Affording recompense; rewarding.

45973

remurmur
REMUR'MUR, v.t. [L. remurmuro; re and murmuro.]to utter back in murmurs; to return in murmurs; to ...

45974

remurmured
REMUR'MURED, pp. Uttered back in murmurs.

45975

remurmuring
REMUR'MURING, ppr. uttering back in low sounds.

45976

renal
RE'NAL, a. [L. renalis, from renes, the kidneys.]Pertaining to the kidneys or reins; as the renal ...

45977

renard
REN'ARD, n. a fox; a name used in fables, but not in common discourse.

45978

renascency
RENAS'CENCY, n. The state of springing or being produced again.

45979

renascent
RENAS'CENT, a. [L. renascens, renascor; re and nascor, to be born.]Springing or rising into being ...

45980

renascible
RENAS'CIBLE, a. That may be reproduced; that may spring again into being.

45981

renavigate
RENAV'IGATE, v.t. [re and navigate.] To navigate again; as, to renavigate the Pacific ocean.

45982

renavigated
RENAV'IGATED, pp. Navigated again; sailed over anew.

45983

renavigating
RENAV'IGATING, ppr. Navigating again.

45984

rencounter
RENCOUN'TER, n. Literally, a meeting of two bodies. Hence,1. A meeting in opposition or ...

45985

rend
REND, v.t. pret. and pp. rent. [Eng. cranny, L. crena, Gr.]1. To separate any substance into ...

45986

render
REND'ER, n. [from rend.] One that tears by violence.

45987

renderable
REN'DERABLE, a. That may be rendered.

45988

rendered
REN'DERED, pp. Returned; paid back; given; assigned; made; translated; surrendered; afforded.

45989

rendering
REN'DERING, ppr. Returning; giving back; assigning; making; translating; surrendering; ...

45990

rendezvous
REN'DEZVOUS, n. [This word is anglicized, and may well be pronounced as an English word.]1. A ...

45991

rendezvousing
REN'DEZVOUSING, ppr. Assembling at a particular place.

45992

rendible
REN'DIBLE, a. 1. That may be yielded or surrendered.2. That may be translated. [little used in ...

45993

rendition
RENDI'TION, n. [from render.] 1. The act of yielding possession; surrender.2. Translation.

45994

renegade
REN'EGADE,

45995

renegado
RENEGA'DO, n. [L. re and nego, to deny.]1. An apostate from the faith.2. One who deserts to an ...

45996

renege
RENE'GE, v.t. [L. renego.] To deny; to disown. Obs.RENE'GE, v.i. To deny. Obs.

45997

renerve
RENERVE, v.t. renerv'. [re and nerve.] To nerve again; to give new vigor to.

45998

renerved
RENERV'ED, pp. Nerved anew.

45999

renerving
RENERV'ING, ppr. Giving new vigor to.

46000

renew
RENEW', v.t. [L. renovo; re and novo, or re and new.]1. To renovate; to restore to a former ...

46001

renewable
RENEW'ABLE, a. That may be renewed; as a lease renewable at pleasure.

46002

renewal
RENEW'AL, n. 1. The act of renewing; the act of forming anew; as the renewal of a treaty.2. ...

46003

renewed
RENEW'ED, pp. Made new again; repaired; re-established; repeated; revived; renovated; regenerated.

46004

renewedness
RENEW'EDNESS, n. State of being renewed.

46005

renewer
RENEW'ER, n. One who renews.

46006

renewing
RENEW'ING, ppr.1. Making new again; repairing; re-establishing; repeating; reviving; renovating.2. ...

46007

reniform
REN'IFORM, a. [L. renes, the kidneys, and form.]Having the form or shape of the kidneys.

46008

renitence
REN'ITENCE,

46009

renitency
REN'ITENCY, n. [L. renitens, renitor, to resist; re and nitor, to struggle or strive.]1. The ...

46010

renitent
REN'ITENT, a. Resisting pressure or the effect of it; acting against impulse by elastic force.

46011

rennet
REN'NET, n.The concreted milk found in the stomach of a sucking quadruped, particularly of the ...

46012

renneting
REN'NETING, n. A kind of apple.

46013

renounce
RENOUNCE, v.t. renouns'. [L. renuncio; re and nuncio, to declare, from the root of nomen, name.]1. ...

46014

renounced
RENOUN'CED, pp. Disowned; denied; rejected; disclaimed.

46015

renouncement
RENOUNCEMENT, n. renouns'ment. The act of disclaiming or rejecting; renunciation.

46016

renouncer
RENOUN'CER, n. One who disowns or disclaims.

46017

renouncing
RENOUN'CING, ppr. Disowning; disclaiming; rejecting.RENOUN'CING, n. The act of disowning, ...

46018

renovate
REN'OVATE, v.t. [L. renovo; re and novo, to make new; novus, new.]To renew; to restore to the ...

46019

renovated
REN'OVATED, pp. Renewed; made new, fresh or vigorous.

46020

renovating
REN'OVATING, ppr. Renewing.

46021

renovation
RENOVA'TION, n. [L. renovatio.]1. The act of renewing; a making new after decay, destruction or ...

46022

renown
RENOWN', n.Fame; celebrity; exalted reputation derived from the extensive praise of great ...

46023

renowned
RENOWN'ED, a. Famous; celebrated for great and heroic achievements, for distinguished qualities or ...

46024

renownedly
RENOWN'EDLY, adv. With fame or celebrity.

46025

renownless
RENOWN'LESS, a. Without renown; inglorious.

46026

rent
RENT, pp. of rend. Torn asunder; split or burst by violence; torn.RENT, n. [from rend. 1. A ...

46027

rentable
RENT'ABLE, a. That may be rented.

46028

rentage
RENT'AGE, n. Rent. [Not used.]

46029

rental
RENT'AL, n. A schedule or account of rents.

46030

rented
RENT'ED, pp. Leased on rent.

46031

renter
RENT'ER, n. One who leases an estate; more generally, the lessee or tenant who takes an estate or ...

46032

rentered
REN'TERED, pp. Fine-drawn; sewed artfully together.

46033

renterer
REN'TERER, n. a Fine-drawer.

46034

rentering
REN'TERING, ppr. Fine-drawing; sewing artfully together.

46035

renting
RENT'ING, ppr. Leasing on rent; taking on rent.

46036

rentroll
RENT'ROLL, n. [rent and roll.] A rental; a list or account of rents or income.

46037

renunciation
RENUNCIA'TION, n. [L. renunciatio.] The act of renouncing; a disowning; rejection. [See ...

46038

renverse
RENVERSE, v.t. renvers'. To reverse. [Not used.]RENVERSE, a. renvers'. In heraldry, inverted; ...

46039

renversement
RENVERSEMENT, n. renvers'ment. The act of reversing. [Not in use.]

46040

reobtain
REOBTA'IN, v.t. [re and obtain.] To obtain again.

46041

reobtainable
REOBTA'INABLE, a. That may be obtained again.

46042

reobtained
REOBTA'INED, pp. Obtained again.

46043

reobtaining
REOBTA'INING, ppr. Obtaining again.

46044

reoppose
REOPPO'SE, v.t. s as z. To oppose again.

46045

reordain
REORDA'IN, v.t. [re and ordain.]To ordain again, as when the first ordination is defective.

46046

reordained
REORDA'INED, pp. Ordained again.

46047

reordaining
REORDA'INING, ppr. Ordaining again.

46048

reordination
REORDINA'TION, n. A second ordination.

46049

reorganization
REORGANIZA'TION, n. The act of organizing anew; as repeated reorganization of the troops.

46050

reorganize
REOR'GANIZE, v.t. [re and organize.] To organize anew; to reduce again to a regular body, or to a ...

46051

reorganized
REOR'GANIZED, pp. Organized anew.

46052

reorganizing
REOR'GANIZING, ppr. Organizing anew.

46053

repacified
REPAC'IFIED, pp. Pacified or appeased again.

46054

repacify
REPAC'IFY, v.t. [re and pacify.] To pacify again.

46055

repacifying
REPAC'IFYING, ppr. Pacifying again.

46056

repack
REPACK', v.t. [re and pact.] To pack a second time; as, to repack beef or pork.

46057

repacked
REPACK'ED, pp. Packed again.

46058

repacker
REPACK'ER, n. One that repacks.

46059

repacking
REPACK'ING, ppr. Packing anew.

46060

repaid
REPA'ID, pp. of repay. Paid back.

46061

repair
REPA'IR, v.t. [L. reparo; re and paro, to prepare. See Pare.]1. To restore to a sound or good ...

46062

repairable
REPA'IRABLE, a. That may be repaired; reparable.

46063

repaired
REPA'IRED, pp. Restored to a good or sound state; rebuilt; made good.

46064

repairer
REPA'IRER, n. One who repairs, restores or makes amends; as the repairer of decay.

46065

repairing
REPA'IRING, ppr. Restoring to a sound state; rebuilding; making amends for loss or injury.

46066

repand
REPAND', a. [L. repandus.] In botany, a repand leaf is one, the rim of which is terminated by ...

46067

repandous
REPAND'OUS, a. [supra.] Bent upwards; convexedly crooked.

46068

reparable
REP'ARABLE, a. [L. reparabilis. See Repair.]1. That may be repaired or restored to a sound or ...

46069

reparably
REP'ARABLY, adv. In a manner admitting of restoration to a good state, or of amends, supply or ...

46070

reparation
REPARA'TION, n.1. That act of repairing; restoration to soundness or a good state; as the ...

46071

reparative
REPAR'ATIVE, a. That repairs; restoring to a sound or good state; that amends defect or makes ...

46072

repartee
REPARTEE', n. A smart, ready and witty reply.Cupid was as bad as he; hear but the youngster's ...

46073

repass
REP'ASS, v.t.To pass again; to pass or travel back; as, to repass a bridge or a river; to repass ...

46074

repassed
REP'ASSED, pp. Passed or traveled back.

46075

repassing
REP'ASSING, ppr. Passing back.

46076

repast
REP'AST, n. [L. re and pasco, to feed.]1. The act of taking food; or the food taken; a meal.From ...

46077

repasture
REP'ASTURE, n. Food; entertainment. [not in use.]

46078

repay
REPA'Y, v.t. 1. To pay back; to refund; as, to repay money borrowed or advanced.2. To make ...

46079

repayable
REPA'YABLE, a. That is to be repaid or refunded; as money lent, repayable at the end of sixty ...

46080

repaying
REPA'YING, ppr. Paying back; compensating; requiting.

46081

repayment
REPA'YMENT, n.1. The act of paying back; reimbursement.2. The money or other thing repaid.

46082

repeal
REPE'AL, v.t. [L. appello; ad and pello.]1. To recall. [Obsolete as it respects persons.]2. To ...

46083

repealability
REPEALABIL'ITY, n. The quality of being repealable.

46084

repealable
REPEA'LABLE, a. Capable of being repealed; revocable by the same power that enacted. It is held ...

46085

repealed
REPE'ALED, pp. Revoked; abrogated.

46086

repealer
REPE'ALER, n. One that repeals.

46087

repealing
REPE'ALING, ppr. Revoking; abrogating.

46088

repeat
REPE'AT, v.t. [L. repeto; re and peto, to make at or drive towards. this verb ought to be written ...

46089

repeated
REPE'ATED, pp. done, attempted or spoken again; recited.

46090

repeatedly
REPE'ATEDLY, adv. More than once; again and again, indefinitely. He has been repeatedly warned of ...

46091

repeater
REPE'ATER, n. 1. One that repeats; one that recites or rehearses.2. A watch that strikes the ...

46092

repeating
REPE'ATING, ppr. Doing or uttering again.

46093

repedation
REPEDA'TION, n. [Low L. repedo; re and pes, the foot.] A stepping or going back. [Not in use.]

46094

repel
REPEL', v.t. [l. repello; re and pello, to drive.]1. to drive back; to force to return; to check ...

46095

repelled
REPEL'LED, pp. Driven back; resisted.

46096

repellency
REPEL'LENCY, n.1. The principle of repulsion; the quality of a substance which expands or ...

46097

repellent
REPEL'LENT, a. Driving back; able or tending to repel.REPEL'LENT, n. In medicine, a medicine ...

46098

repeller
REPEL'LER, n. He or that which repels.

46099

repelling
REPEL'LING, ppr. Driving back; resisting advance or approach effectually.

46100

repent
RE'PENT, a. [L. repo, to creep.] Creeping; as a repent root.

46101

repentance
REPENT'ANCE, n.1. Sorrow for any thing done or said; the pain or grief which a person experiences ...

46102

repentant
REPENT'ANT, a. 1. Sorrowful for past conduct or words.2. Sorrowful for sin.3. Expressing or ...

46103

repenter
REPENT'ER, n. One that repents.

46104

repenting
REPENT'ING, ppr. Grieving for what is past; feeling pain or contrition for sin.REPENT'ING, n. Act ...

46105

repentingly
REPENT'INGLY, adv. With repentance.

46106

repeople
REPEOPLE, v.t. [re and people.]To people anew; to furnish again with a stock of people. The world ...

46107

repeopled
REPEOPLED, pp. Stocked anew with inhabitants.

46108

repeopling
REPEOPLING, ppr. Furnishing again with a stock of inhabitants.REPEOPLING, n. [supra.] The act of ...

46109

repercuss
REPERCUSS', v.t. [L. repercutio; re and percutio; per and quatio, to shake, to beat.] To beat ...

46110

repercussion
REPERCUS'SION, n. [L. repercussio.]1. The act of driving back; reverberation; as the repercussion ...

46111

repercussive
REPERCUSS'IVE, a. 1. Driving back; having the power of sending back; causing to reverberate; as ...

46112

repertitious
REPERTI'TIOUS, a. [from L. repertus, reperio.] Found; gained by finding. [Not in use.]

46113

repertory
REP'ERTORY, n. [L. repertorium, from reperio, to find again; re and aperio, to uncover.]1. A ...

46114

repetend
REPETEND;, n. [L. repetendus, repeto.] The parts of decimals continually repeated.

46115

repetition
REPETI'TION, n. [L. repetitio. See Repeat.]1. The act of doing or uttering a second time; ...

46116

repetitional
REPETI'TIONAL,

46117

repetitionary
REPETI'TIONARY, a. Containing repetition. [Little used.]

46118

repine
REPI'NE, v.i. [re and pine.] 1. To fret one's self; to be discontented; to feel inward ...

46119

repiner
REPI'NER, n. One that repines or murmurs.

46120

repining
REPI'NING, ppr. 1. Fretting one's self; feeling discontent that preys on the spirits; complaining; ...

46121

repiningly
REPI'NINGLY, adv. With murmuring or complaint.

46122

replace
REPLA'CE, v.t.1. To put again in the former place; as, to replace a book.The earl - was replaced ...

46123

replaced
REPLA'CED, pp. Put again in a former place; supplied by a substitute. Thus in petrification, the ...

46124

replacement
REPLA'CEMENT, n. The act of replacing.

46125

replacing
REPLA'CING, ppr. Putting again in a former place; supplying the place of with a substitute.

46126

replait
REPLA'IT, v.t. [re and plait.] To plait or fold again; to fold one part over another again and ...

46127

replaited
REPLA'ITED, pp. Folded again or often.

46128

replaiting
REPLA'ITING, ppr. Folding again or often.

46129

replant
REPLANT', v.t. To plant again.

46130

replantable
REPLANT'ABLE, a. That may be planted again.

46131

replantation
REPLANTA'TION, n. The act of planting again.

46132

replanted
REPLANT'ED, pp. Planted anew.

46133

replanting
REPLANT'ING, ppr. Planting again.

46134

replead
REPLE'AD, v.t. [re and plead.] To plead again.

46135

repleader
REPLE'ADER, n. In law, a second pleading or course of pleadings; or the power of pleading ...

46136

replenish
REPLEN'ISH, v.t. [L. re and plenus, full.]1. To fill; to stock with numbers or abundance. The ...

46137

replenished
REPLEN'ISHED, pp. Filled; abundantly supplied.

46138

replenishing
REPLEN'ISHING, ppr. Filling; supplying with abundance.

46139

replete
REPLE'TE, a. [L. repletus; re and pleo, to fill.] Completely filled; full.His words replete with ...

46140

repletion
REPLE'TION, n. [L. repletio.]1. The state of being completely filled; or superabundant ...

46141

repletive
REPLE'TIVE, a. Filling; replenishing.

46142

repleviable
REPLEV'IABLE, a. [See Replevy.] In law, that may be replevied.

46143

replevied
REPLEV'IED, pp. Taken by a writ of replevin.

46144

replevin
REPLEV'IN, n. [See Replevy.]1. An action or remedy granted on a distress, by which a person whose ...

46145

replevisable
REPLEV'ISABLE, a. That may be replevied; but little used, being superseded by repleviable.

46146

replevy
REPLEV'Y, v.t. [re and pledge. Law L. replegiabilis and replegiare.]1. To take back, by a writ ...

46147

replevying
REPLEV'YING, ppr. Retaking a distress. [See Replevy.]

46148

replication
REPLICA'TION, n. [L. replicatio. See Reply.] 1. An answer; a reply. Particularly,2. In law ...

46149

replier
REPLI'ER, n. One who answers; he that speaks or writes in return to something spoken or written.

46150

reply
REPLY', v.i. [L. replico; re and plico, to fold, that is, to turn or send to. See apply, Employ ...

46151

replying
REPLY'ING, ppr. Answering either in words or writing.

46152

repolish
REPOL'ISH, v.t. To polish again.

46153

repolished
REPOL'ISHED, pp. Polished again.

46154

repolishing
REPOL'ISHING, ppr. Polishing anew.

46155

report
REPORT, v.t. [l. reporto, to carry back; re and porto, to bear.]1. To bear or bring back an ...

46156

reported
REPORTED, pp. Told, related or stated in answer to inquiry or direction; circulated in popular ...

46157

reporter
REPORTER, n.1. One that gives an account, verbal or written, official or unofficial.2. An officer ...

46158

reporting
REPORTING, ppr. Giving account; relating; presenting statements of facts or of adjudged cases in ...

46159

reportingly
REPORTINGLY, adv. By report or common fame.

46160

reposal
REPO'SAL, n. s as z. [from repose.] The act of reposing or resting.

46161

repose
REPO'SE, v.t. s as z. [l. repono, reposui.]1. To lay at rest.- After the toil of battle, to ...

46162

reposed
REPO'SED, pp. Laid at rest; placed in confidence.

46163

reposedness
REPO'SEDNESS, n. State of being at rest.

46164

reposing
REPO'SING, ppr. Laying at rest; placing in confidence; lying at rest; sleeping.

46165

reposit
REPOS'IT, v.t. [L. repositus, repono.] To lay up; to lodge, as for safety or preservation.Others ...

46166

reposited
REPOS'ITED, pp. Laid up; deposited for safety or preservation.

46167

repositing
REPOS'ITING, ppr. Laying up or lodging for safety or preservation.

46168

reposition
REPOSI'TION, n. The act of replacing; as the reposition of a bone.

46169

repository
REPOS'ITORY, n. [L. repositorium, from repono.]A place where things are or may be deposited for ...

46170

repossess
REPOSSESS', v.t. [re and possess.] To possess again.Nor shall my father repossess the land.To ...

46171

repossessed
REPOSSESS'ED, pp. Possessed again.

46172

repossessing
REPOSSESS'ING, ppr. Possessing again; obtaining possession again.

46173

repossession
REPOSSES'SION, n. The act of possessing again; the state of possessing again.

46174

repour
REPOUR, v.t. [re and pour.] To pour again.

46175

reprehend