Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Category: Vocabulary

Sep
27
2017

requite

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rih kwaIt

transitive verb
1.  to return in kind; give or feel in return.
She cared for him but could not requite his love.
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Sep
26
2017

apprehend

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ae prih hend

transitive verb
1. to catch and place under arrest.
The police apprehended the suspects.
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Sep
26
2017

tarry

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taer i

intransitive verb
1.  to delay or postpone starting or acting; linger.
If you tarry much longer, you won’t finish in time.

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Sep
25
2017

notify

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no tih faI

transitive verb
to give notice to; tell or inform, esp. formally.
The contest judges notified the winners by mail.
Who should we notify in case of an emergency?
The landlord notified the tenants that the water would be shut off in the morning.
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Sep
25
2017

carouse

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k@ raUz

intransitive verb
to revel in a boisterous and drunken manner.
They’d been carousing in the bar and were now staggering home, still singing and shouting.

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