Monthly Archives: June 2014

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Jun
30

consummate

adjective kan sə miht 1: perfect; complete. This consummate replica of the Mona Lisa rivals the original in its beauty. 2: supremely skilled. He was a consummate actor, sought after by the best directors in New York City. 3: of the highest order…

Jun
30

legitimate

lih jI t@ miht adjective definition 1:  in accordance with the law or rules (used especially when the breaking of laws or rules is suspected). example:  Upon investigation, it was found that these were legitimate business dealings. example:  He was shown to be the…

Jun
27

reject

rih jekt transitive verb definition 1:  to refuse to accept, grant entry to, acknowledge, or act upon. example:  They rejected the shipment, as the goods were damaged. example:  The university rejected him because his test scores were too low. example:  She rejected the…

Jun
27

interregnum

In tər reg nəm noun 1. the interval between the end of one reign or regime and the start of another. 2. any period when a state is without a ruler or when the usual functions of government are suspended. 3.  any interruption, pause, or gap…

Jun
26

induce

ihn dus transitive verb definition 1:  to persuade or influence, as to a course of action. example:  There is nothing that could induce me to accept your offer. definition 2:  to cause or stimulate. example:  They found that the drug induces hallucinations. example:…