Category: Academic Vocabulary of the Day
definition: to do without or to do away with.
example: I thought I could dispense with an umbrella on my trip, but I ended up having to buy one.
example: You can never dispense with practice if you want to play the piano well.
example: They had little time, so they dispensed with the formalities and small talk and got down to business.
example: The city dispensed with its law against walking dogs on the beach.
definition 1: to give out or distribute.
example: Many volunteers came to dispense food, water, and blankets to the disaster victims.
example: Most vending machines in the U.S. dispense snacks or soft drinks.
example: He’s always dispensing advice and wisdom to anyone who will listen.
definition 2: to prepare and give out (medicine or the like).
example: The pharmacy dispenses a large variety of drugs.
definition 3: to execute or administer (the law).
example: It is the responsibility of the courts to dispense justice.
definition 1: to hide or keep hidden from sight
example: He concealed the gift in his desk so that it would be a surprise.
example: This makeup is supposed to conceal your skin’s flaws.
example: The safe is concealed behind that painting.
definition 2: to hide from discovery; keep secret.
example: While working as a spy, his real identity was concealed.
example: He gave some convincing reasons for his actions, but he concealed his true motives.
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definition : of or relating to trade or business.
example: Our offices are in the commercial district.
example: Do you have a commercial account with our bank?
definition 2: having profit or wealth as the primary aim.
example: There is a good deal of commercial fishing in the gulf.
example: As a commercial endeavor, the project was a failure.
example: The film was hailed by the critics, but it was not a commercial success.
definition 3. supported by advertising rather than by government or public money.
example: She doesn’t watch much commercial television.
definition 1: an advertisement broadcast on television or radio.
example: This is a very convincing commercial for their product.
example: He got himself a snack during the commercials.
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definition 1: a substance that produces or speeds up a chemical reaction without being affected itself.
example: An enzyme is an organic catalyst.
definition 2: an agent that causes an interaction between persons or forces without being affected itself.
example: The incidents of police brutality were the catalyst for the riot.