Globish 学会这 1500 个英语单词走遍全世界

October 12 2018
  1. a "a" before a noun ( "an" if the noun begins with a vowel)
  2. able having the necessary power
  3. about having to do with
  4. above overhead
  5. accept to receive or to take something given
  6. according (to) as stated by
  7. account a list of money operations
  8. accuse charge with having done something wrong
  9. achieve to succeed
  10. across to the opposite side
  11. act process of doing something
  12. adapt make fit for
  13. add to put with
  14. admit to permit to enter, to accept
  15. adult one who is of legal age
  16. advertisement to give public notice ( press, radio, TV, web, roadside )
  17. advise to give advice
  18. affect to have an effect upon
  19. afraid filled with fear
  20. after behind, next to, later in time
  21. again once more
  22. against in an opposite direction to
  23. age time of life
  24. agency a business or service acting for others
  25. ago gone by, past
  26. agree have the same opinion
  27. ahead in a forward direction
  28. aid to help
  29. aim to direct, a purpose
  30. air gases that surround the earth
  31. alive having life
  32. all the whole of
  33. allow to permit
  34. ally to unite or join for a purpose
  35. almost nearly, not quite
  36. alone apart from other people
  37. along on, with a forward motion
  38. already by this time
  39. also in addition, besides
  40. although even if
  41. always every time, continuously
  42. among in the middle of
  43. amount a total
  44. and used to connect words or sentences
  45. anger strong feeling of displeasure
  46. angle space between two lines extending from the same point
  47. announce make known
  48. another some other
  49. answer words in return to a question
  50. any one out of many
  51. apartment a series of connected rooms, a flat
  52. apologize to express regret
  53. appeal make a request
  54. appear to come to be seen
  55. apple a round fruit
  56. apply 1°to put into service 2°to ask for something
  57. appoint to name to a position
  58. approve to agree with something or somebody, to okay
  59. area a space
  60. argue to discuss with someone who disagrees
  61. arm human upper body part, weapon
  62. army a group of people armed for war
  63. around on all sides
  64. arrest to seize or hold by legal authority
  65. arrive to come to a place
  66. art the creation of beautiful or important things
  67. as to the same degree
  68. ask to put a question to
  69. assist to help
  70. at near to, by, in
  71. attach to join one thing to another by some means
  72. attack to set upon with force
  73. attempt to make an effort at
  74. attend to be present at
  75. attention a mental effort toward one thing
  76. authority the power to enforce something on someone
  77. automatic acting or operating by itself
  78. autumn the season between summer and winter, the fall
  79. available for use by someone
  80. average usual quantity
  81. avoid to keep away from
  82. awake to stop sleeping
  83. award to give for high performance or quality
  84. away at a distance from a given place or position
  85. baby a very young child
  86. back 1°opposite of "front" 2°return
  87. bad not good
  88. bag a soft container with a single opening
  89. balance equality between two parts or two quantities
  90. ball a round object used in games
  91. ballot a paper used to vote
  92. ban forbid by law or authority
  93. bank a place where one can borrow money
  94. bar long piece of solid material, a place where one can buy and enjoy drinks
  95. barrier a structure to block a way
  96. base the lowest material
  97. basket a small container
  98. bath large container used to wash the body
  99. battle a fight between armed forces
  100. be describes the quality of being
  101. bear to carry, to support
  102. beat to strike with force more than once
  103. beauty quality that gives pleasure to the senses
  104. because for the reason that
  105. become to grow or come to be
  106. bed anything to sleep on
  107. beer a drink which is dangerous for self-control
  108. before earlier
  109. begin to do the first step of an action
  110. behind at the back
  111. believe to accept as true or real
  112. bell an object that made a warning sound when struck
  113. belong to be the property of
  114. below in or to a lower place
  115. bend opposite of straighten
  116. beside at the side of
  117. best most excellent
  118. betray to be disloyal
  119. better higher in quality
  120. between in the space or time separating
  121. big of great size
  122. bill a statement of charges
  123. bird a flying animal with wings
  124. birth the act of being born
  125. bit a small quantity
  126. bite to cut into or off with the teeth
  127. black opposite to white
  128. blade cutting part of anything like a knife
  129. blame to hold responsible, to express disagreement
  130. blank surface not written or printed on
  131. blanket bedding that keeps a person warm in bed
  132. bleed to lose blood
  133. blind not able to see
  134. block 1° a space in town within 4 streets 2° to stop the way
  135. blood the red fluid which the heart sends to all parts of the body
  136. blow to move as the wind does
  137. blue a color like that of a clear sky
  138. board 1° a flat piece of wood 2° to sleep and take meals (at)
  139. boat a small open floating structure to travel on water
  140. body the whole material part of a human being
  141. bomb a weapon dropped on a target
  142. bone material that makes up the skeleton
  143. bonus an extra to an employee
  144. book printed material with pages between covers
  145. boot shoe that covers the whole foot and lower leg
  146. border line separating two countries, properties, or subjects
  147. born brought into existence
  148. borrow to get from someone and be returned
  149. boss a person who exercises control over employees
  150. both two together
  151. bottle a container, usually glass
  152. bottom the lowest or deepest part
  153. box a container, often with a cover
  154. boy a male child
  155. boycott to refuse dealing with, as a way of protest
  156. brain in the head, for the exercise of emotion and thought
  157. brake a device for slowing or stopping motion
  158. branch a division of something
  159. brave controlling one's fear when facing a danger
  160. bread common food made from wheat
  161. break to cause to come to pieces
  162. breathe to get air in and out of one's chest
  163. brick a block of hard material used in building
  164. bridge a structure to pass over a waterway, or another road
  165. brief to inform
  166. bright shining
  167. bring take something or somebody with oneself to a nearer position
  168. broad wide
  169. broadcast to send on by radio or television
  170. brother a male person having the same parents as another
  171. brown a colour similar to that of dark wood or earth
  172. brush a tool with hair firmly set into a handle for cleaning
  173. budget a plan for meeting costs
  174. build make by putting materials together
  175. bullet a piece of metal to be shot from a gun
  176. burn to be or set on fire
  177. burst to force open or fly apart suddenly
  178. bury to place in the ground
  179. business a company, a professional activity
  180. busy actively at work
  181. but however
  182. butter a yellow fat food made from milk
  183. button a small disk on a piece of clothing, to keep it closed
  184. buy to get by giving money
  185. by by means of
  186. cabinet piece of furniture to store things
  187. call a loud cry often in protest, opposition, or when asking for an answer
  188. calm quiet
  189. camera equipment for taking pictures
  190. camp a shelter for a short time
  191. campaign a series of actions taken to get something done
  192. can 1° a metal container 2° to be able to
  193. cancel to suppress
  194. capture to take by force
  195. car automobile
  196. card a small flat piece of thin cardboard
  197. care serious attention
  198. carriage an outdated four-wheel vehicle
  199. carry to take from one place to another
  200. case 1° an example 2° a container
  201. cash money in the form of paper-bills or metal
  202. cat a small family animal
  203. catch to capture
  204. cause a reason
  205. celebrate to observe an event with ceremonies
  206. cell 1° a small material of a whole 2° a device for storing electricity
  207. center a middle point
  208. century a period of 100 years
  209. ceremony a formal set of acts done according to custom
  210. certain definite, sure
  211. chain any series of things
  212. chair a seat with a back
  213. chairman one that holds first place, the officer who presides the meeting
  214. challenge an invitation to compete, to debate a point of view
  215. champion an active supporter
  216. chance a possibility due to a good combination of conditions
  217. change 1° to make different 2° the money received when what you give is too high
  218. channel a body of water joining two larger ones, a television broadcasting station
  219. character combination of qualities of a person
  220. charge 1° to ask as a price 2° to accuse
  221. chart 1° a map 2° a display of information
  222. chase to go after to try to catch
  223. cheap not dear ( in terms of money )
  224. check to prove true or right
  225. cheer shout of approval
  226. cheese food made from milk
  227. chemical dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions
  228. chest the part of the body between neck and stomach
  229. chief a person who is in charge and gives orders to others
  230. child a young person, not an adult
  231. choose select among others
  232. church a building for religious meetings
  233. circle a round line always at the same distance from a central point
  234. citizen a person belonging to a nation
  235. city a large town
  236. civilian a person in civil life, not in the armed forces
  237. claim to demand as one's due
  238. clash make or cause to make a loud sound
  239. class a group of students working together
  240. clean 1° not dirty 2° to make clean by removing dirt
  241. clear easy to see through
  242. climate the weather of the place
  243. climb to go upward with continuous progress
  244. clock an instrument showing time
  245. close to cause to stop operation, to suppress an opening ( door, window…)
  246. cloth material, textile
  247. cloud a white or gray natural body moving by the wind in the sky
  248. coal a black substance used as natural fuel
  249. coast the land next to the sea
  250. coat a warm article of clothing covering the whole body, worn outside
  251. code a set of laws or rules
  252. cold opposite of hot
  253. collect to get or gather together
  254. college an organization of higher learning
  255. colony a group of people who settle far from their parent country
  256. color quality of light of an object
  257. combine to put or add together
  258. come to move toward, travel toward
  259. comfort a state of being calm and feeling no pain
  260. command orders(s) to do something
  261. comment a statement that expresses a personal opinion
  262. committee a group to perform a job
  263. common belonging to a community as a whole
  264. communicate to give and receive information
  265. community a group of people living in the same area
  266. company a person who is frequently with another
  267. compare to examine similarities and differences
  268. compete to measure oneself against others
  269. complete having all necessary parts
  270. compromise a middle way between two extremes
  271. computer a data storing and processing machine
  272. concern 1° something that interests you 2° to be on the mind of
  273. condemn to express strong disapproval of
  274. condition the state in which a person or thing is, at a given moment
  275. conference a meeting
  276. confirm to establish or support with new evidence or fact
  277. congratulate to express pleasure at someone’s success
  278. congress a meeting of representatives
  279. connect to join or link
  280. consider to examine
  281. consumption the act of buying goods or services
  282. contact when surfaces, points, or people join
  283. contain to have within
  284. continent one of the main land parts of the earth
  285. continue to keep up
  286. control to exercise authoritative power over
  287. cook to get food ready for eating by heat
  288. cool the quality of being at a pleasant low temperature
  289. cooperate to work together
  290. copy a totally similar thing
  291. cork used to stop a bottle
  292. corn a yellow vegetable
  293. corner point where lines or surfaces meet
  294. correct free from mistakes
  295. cost the price which one has to pay
  296. cotton soft white vegetable used in making clothing
  297. count 1° the act of counting 2°the total number counted
  298. country 1° a large area outside towns 2° territory occupied by a nation
  299. course series of studies
  300. court a place where justice is given
  301. cover to put something over so as to protect
  302. cow a female animal giving milk
  303. crash a loud repeating noise
  304. create to cause to exist
  305. credit money that one can borrow
  306. crew a team of employees
  307. crime an act that is against the law
  308. crisis a difficult turning point
  309. criteria a basis for comparison
  310. criticize to find something wrong with
  311. crop what plants provide
  312. cross to go across
  313. crowd a large number of people together
  314. crush to press with violence
  315. cry to make a sound that shows pain, fear
  316. culture feelings, thoughts, tastes of a society
  317. cup a small, open container with a handle for drinking
  318. cure to bring back to health
  319. current belonging to the present time
  320. custom a usual practice
  321. cut 1° the act of reducing the amount or number 2° to separate with a sharp instrument
  322. damage the occurrence of a change for the worse
  323. dance to move according to music
  324. danger the condition of being harmed or injured
  325. dark no light, lacking light
  326. date the day of the month
  327. daughter a female human child
  328. day a 24 hour period or between sunrise and sunset
  329. dead no longer living
  330. deaf unable to hear
  331. deal the act of buying or selling
  332. dear in a close or affectionate relationship
  333. debate to discuss reasons for or against
  334. debt something owed
  335. decide to settle a problem for good
  336. declare to make known formally
  337. decrease change to a lower degree
  338. deep extending far down
  339. defeat to win victory over
  340. defend to protect from danger or attack
  341. define to tell the main quality of, to explain what it is
  342. degree a position on a scale of intensity
  343. delay to act later than planned
  344. delicate pleasing and easily damaged
  345. deliver to bring to a place where it is supposed to go
  346. demand to ask with authority
  347. demonstrate to establish that something is correct or true
  348. denounce to speak out against
  349. deny to declare untrue
  350. departure the act of going away
  351. depend to count on, as for support
  352. deploy to spread out
  353. depression the state of being sad
  354. describe to tell about
  355. desert* a dry area without trees
  356. design a drawing plan
  357. desire to wish strongly for
  358. destroy to ruin
  359. detail an individual part of a whole
  360. develop to bring, grow to a more complete state
  361. device machine or thing used for a definite purpose
  362. die to stop living
  363. diet a choice of food
  364. differ to be different
  365. difficult hard to do or to understand
  366. dig to make a hole in the ground
  367. dinner a main meal in the evening
  368. diplomat a person representing a party/nation to another party/nation
  369. direct 1° to set a line of action 2° to send ( someone or something )
  370. dirt dust, earth, anything of this nature
  371. disappear to pass out of existence or not to be seen any longer
  372. discover to arrive at through search and study
  373. discuss to talk over
  374. disease illness
  375. disk a round, thin, flat object
  376. dismiss to send away
  377. dispute to argue
  378. distance separation in space or time
  379. divide separate into parts
  380. do 1° to carry out, to perform 2° used as an auxiliary for verbs
  381. doctor a person qualified to treat diseases
  382. document a paper with information on it
  383. dog a common animal
  384. door for closing up an opening in a building or a room
  385. doubt not to believe
  386. down to a lower position
  387. drain a pipe for carrying water or other liquid
  388. draw to pull
  389. dream a series of pictures or ideas in the mind during sleep
  390. dress a piece of clothing for women or girls
  391. drink to take in liquids
  392. drive to operate a vehicle
  393. drop 1°a small, rounded body of liquid 2° to let something fall down
  394. drug a medicine
  395. dry free from liquid
  396. during through the period
  397. dust fine dry earth, any fine powder
  398. duty the thing that a person has to do
  399. each every single one considered individually
  400. ear body part for hearing and balance
  401. early near the beginning
  402. earn to gain as a result for one's labor
  403. earth the globe on which we live, the soft material on which plants grow
  404. east opposite to west, the region where the sun rises in the morning
  405. easy not difficult to do
  406. eat take food into the mouth and swallow it
  407. edge the limit of a surface
  408. education a development by training, study or experience
  409. effect whatever is produced by a cause
  410. effort the use of physical or mental energy
  411. egg given by birds, also used as a food
  412. either one or the other
  413. elastic having the quality of springing back
  414. electricity a flow of electrons
  415. element a small material quantity of something
  416. else other than what is under consideration
  417. embassy a diplomatic building in a foreign country
  418. emergency something sudden and unexpected demanding immediate action
  419. emotion a strong feeling
  420. employ to put into service
  421. empty containing nothing
  422. end bring to a halt
  423. enemy a person or group that hates and fights another
  424. enforce to make sure the law is observed
  425. engine a machine that can start others moving
  426. enjoy to experience a feeling of pleasure
  427. enough as much or as many as needed
  428. enter to come or go into
  429. entertain to hold the attention of
  430. environment all the surrounding conditions that affect a living thing
  431. equal to be identical
  432. equate to consider as identical
  433. equipment instrument(s) needed to perform a service
  434. erase to remove
  435. escape to run away from a danger or a prison
  436. especially in a special way
  437. establish to set up permanently
  438. estimate a rough amount
  439. ethnic of a given race or social group
  440. evaporate to change a liquid into a gas
  441. even 1° flat, smooth surface 2° at the same level
  442. event a happening
  443. ever at any time
  444. every each and all
  445. evidence data on which a proof can be based
  446. evil morally wrong, bad
  447. exact complete agreement with reality
  448. example a representative of one group
  449. except not included
  450. exchange to give to, and receive from one another
  451. excuse to forgive, give a reason
  452. execute to carry out, to perform
  453. exercise systematic training
  454. exist to be or live
  455. exit the act of going out
  456. expand to extend in one or more directions
  457. expect to consider something as probable
  458. expense money spent
  459. experience the quantity of knowledge or skill that results from direct activity
  460. experiment a test to find out something
  461. expert a person highly knowledgeable
  462. explain to make clear, to make plain
  463. explode to burst or cause to burst suddenly and violently
  464. explore to go or travel for the purpose of finding out about
  465. export* to sell out of one country for use in another
  466. express to put into words
  467. extend to stretch out
  468. extra added to a regular quantity
  469. extreme of the greatest possible degree or intensity
  470. eye body part by which we see
  471. face the front part of the head
  472. fact an event known to have happened or something known to have existed
  473. factory a building in which goods are manufactured
  474. fail an action that does not reach success
  475. fair free from self-interest
  476. fall to drop from a higher position
  477. false not true
  478. family mother, father, and their children
  479. famous widely known and valued
  480. far at a great distance
  481. fast acting or moving quickly
  482. fat oily substance formed in the bodies of living creatures
  483. father a male parent
  484. fear being afraid
  485. feather covering of the birds
  486. feature structure, appearance, form of someone or something
  487. feed to give food
  488. feel to touch, to experience an emotion
  489. female a woman or girl, or the equivalent in animals
  490. fertile able to reproduce
  491. few not many, a rather small number
  492. field a piece of land, an area
  493. fierce marked by extreme and violent energy
  494. fight an intense dispute
  495. figure a number or a written thing other than a letter
  496. file a place for keeping papers in order
  497. fill put into until there is room for no more
  498. film motion picture
  499. final at the end of a process
  500. finance the management of money
  501. find discover the existence, presence or fact
  502. fine satisfactory
  503. finger one of the five end members of the hand
  504. finish to bring to an end, to complete a job
  505. fire 1° to shoot with a firearm 2° to lay off an employee
  506. firm 1° not soft, resisting pressure 2° company, business
  507. first coming before all others
  508. fish a water animal
  509. fist the hand closed firmly
  510. fit to suit
  511. fix to repair
  512. flag a piece of cloth used as a symbol of an organization
  513. flat 1°a series of rooms in an apartment house 2°an even smooth surface
  514. float to be suspended on water, in space
  515. floor the inside lower surface of a room
  516. flow to move in or as if in a liquid
  517. flower the brightly-coloured part of plant
  518. fluid a substance that flows easily
  519. fly move through the air with wings
  520. fog a cloud of fine drops of water above the earth's surface which limits what one can see
  521. fold to bend or lay so that one part covers the other
  522. follow to come or go after
  523. food material taken to keep up life and growth
  524. fool a person without sense
  525. foot the end part of the leg
  526. for 1°in place of, representing…etc 2° during
  527. forbid to order not to do something
  528. force to press someone or something to do something
  529. foreign having to do with other countries
  530. forest large area of land covered with trees
  531. forget to be unable to remember
  532. forgive to excuse for an offense
  533. form 1° the shape of a body 2° a printed document with spaces in which to write
  534. former the first of two
  535. forward in the direction of a position ahead
  536. frame a supporting structure over which something is built
  537. free able to act at will
  538. freeze to turn into ice
  539. fresh new, not old
  540. friend a person one likes
  541. frighten to cause fear
  542. from a lower limit,, a cause..
  543. front the forward part of a thing or of a living creature
  544. fruit the usual product of plants, the result of an effort
  545. fuel anything burned to provide heat or energy
  546. full containing as much or as many as is possible
  547. fun pleasant activity
  548. future the time yet to come
  549. gain to win something through one's efforts
  550. gallon 3.785 litres (US) / 4.545 litres ( UK)
  551. game a sport or pastime
  552. gang a group of people acting or going around together
  553. garden land used for growing vegetables or flowers
  554. gas any fluid substance that can expand without limit
  555. gather to bring or come together
  556. general concerning all
  557. gentle kind, soft, pleasant
  558. get 1° to find, to buy 2° to become 3° to move
  559. gift something given
  560. girl a female child or young woman
  561. give to pass a possession to somebody without money
  562. glass mineral material that one can see through
  563. global of the earth as a whole
  564. go move along
  565. goal a purpose
  566. god He who created everything
  567. gold a yellow and very dear metal
  568. good having the right qualities
  569. govern to exercise authority on
  570. grass small green plants with narrow leaves
  571. gray (grey) the color made by mixing black and white
  572. great extremely large in size or number or extent
  573. green the color of most plants and leaves
  574. ground the solid material of the earth's surface
  575. group a number of individuals or things with similarities
  576. grow to increase in size
  577. guarantee to admit responsibility
  578. guard 1° a person who keeps watch 2° a device designed to prevent injury
  579. guess to form an opinion without really knowing
  580. guide a person or thing that shows the way
  581. guilty responsible for or having done an act against the law
  582. gun a weapon with a metal tube to shoot bullets
  583. guy a familiar term for a youth or a man
  584. hair growing from the skin of humans and animals
  585. half one of two equal parts
  586. halt a stop of movement
  587. hand the end part of the arm
  588. hang be suspended
  589. happen to take place
  590. happy enjoying pleasure or good luck
  591. hard strong, resisting weight or pressure
  592. harm damage, injury, to hurt another person
  593. hat a covering for the head
  594. hate a feeling of dislike so strong that it demands action
  595. have to possess, to hold
  596. he third person male pronoun
  597. head 1° the top part of the human body 2 °to start to one direction
  598. heal to bring back to health
  599. health general condition of body and mind
  600. hear to understand with the ears
  601. heart the part of the body which moves the blood through the body
  602. heat the quality or state of being hot
  603. heavy having great weight
  604. help assistance or support to someone
  605. her a form of "she"
  606. here the present location
  607. hide to place where it can't be seen
  608. high far above the ground
  609. hijack to seize control of a vehicle
  610. hill a very small mountain
  611. him a form of "he"
  612. hire to employ someone for work
  613. his belonging to him
  614. history a record of past events
  615. hit a physical contact of one thing with another
  616. hold to have possession, or ownership, to keep
  617. hole an opening into or through something
  618. holiday a day on which work is suspended by law or custom
  619. hollow an empty space inside something
  620. holy belonging to or coming from God
  621. home the place where one lives
  622. honest of one who respects the laws and does not rob others
  623. hope expectation that what one desires will happen
  624. horrible an intense feeling of fear, terror
  625. horse a large animal for riding or carrying loads
  626. hospital organization providing treatment for the sick and injured
  627. hostage a person held to make sure that another party will meet demanded terms
  628. hostile very unfriendly
  629. hot opposite of “cold”
  630. hour a unit of time measuring 60 minutes
  631. house four walls and a roof for a family to live in
  632. how in what way
  633. however despite anything else
  634. huge unusually large
  635. human relating to a person
  636. humor the quality of seeing the funny side of things
  637. hunger a strong desire or need for food
  638. hunt to catch or kill animals for food or sport
  639. hurry to move or cause to move with speed
  640. hurt cause pain, or damage
  641. husband a married man
  642. I pronoun used for the speaker
  643. ice frozen water
  644. idea a thought
  645. identify to establish the identity of
  646. if used to express a condition
  647. ill not well, having some disease
  648. imagine to picture in one's head
  649. import* to bring in from a foreign country
  650. important meaning much
  651. improve to make or become better
  652. in to or toward the inside of
  653. inch a unit of length
  654. incident a single event
  655. include to consider as part of something
  656. increase* to make or become greater
  657. independent free from any control
  658. indicate to point out
  659. individual a single thing or person
  660. industry the manufacturing of goods
  661. infect to communicate a disease to
  662. influence a power affecting a person or events
  663. inform to give knowledge, or facts or news
  664. inject to force a fluid into
  665. injure to hurt
  666. innocent free from wrong doing
  667. insane person with mental disorder
  668. insect a very small animal with six legs
  669. inspect to look over carefully
  670. instead in place of someone or something
  671. insult* an offensive remark
  672. insurance protection against future damage or loss
  673. intelligence 1° the ability to get and use knowledge 2° secret information
  674. intense being of a very high degree
  675. interest a feeling of wanting to know
  676. interfere to come between so as to be in the way
  677. international between or among nations
  678. into motion to a point within something
  679. invade to enter by force in order to get by fighting
  680. invent to make for the first time ever
  681. invest to buy something that is expected to produce a profit
  682. investigate to search into carefully
  683. invite to ask to come to some place
  684. involve to carry out an activity; be involved in it as a member of a team
  685. iron a grey metallic element
  686. island a piece of land surrounded by water
  687. issue a point of discussion
  688. it the thing named
  689. item a single unit
  690. jacket piece of clothing for the upper part of the body
  691. jail a prison
  692. jewel a valuable stone
  693. job work
  694. join to put together
  695. joint a point at which two things are joined
  696. joke a fun story
  697. joy a strong feeling of pleasure
  698. judge public official who decides cases in a court of law
  699. jump to move forward by a long and high step
  700. jury a group of persons chosen to judge
  701. just honorable and fair
  702. keep to continue a certain state, condition, or activity
  703. key an instrument that locks and unlocks
  704. kick to strike out with the foot
  705. kid a child
  706. kill to put to death
  707. kind showing a helpful and considerate nature
  708. king the male ruler of a nation
  709. kiss to touch with the lips as an expression of love or kindness
  710. kit a set of materials
  711. kitchen a room in which food is cooked
  712. knife a cutting blade with a handle
  713. know to have information about
  714. labor the effort in doing something, work
  715. laboratory a place for scientific research or equipment
  716. lack to have less than enough
  717. lake a large body of fresh water surrounded by land
  718. land the solid part of the earth's surface
  719. language human speech to communicate with sounds
  720. large of more than the usual size, number, quantity
  721. last 1° to continue to live 2° coming after all others
  722. late coming after the expected time
  723. laugh to make sounds showing happiness
  724. law a country's body of rules
  725. lay to place in a position of rest
  726. lead to take somebody to some place
  727. leak an accidental hole that lets a fluid out
  728. learn to gain knowledge
  729. least what is less important than anything else
  730. leave to go away
  731. left side that is toward the west when main side faces north
  732. leg a member used to support the body
  733. legal based upon law
  734. lend to let another have or use for a time
  735. length the measure of something along its greatest extent
  736. less not as great in amount or degree
  737. let to allow
  738. letter a sign that represent speech sound, a piece of mail
  739. level position
  740. lie a statement that is not true
  741. lie to be in a position that is parallel to the ground
  742. life the condition of living or the state of being alive
  743. lift to raise in a higher position
  744. light that by which we see
  745. like to find pleasant or agreeable
  746. limit the point or line where something ends
  747. line a long narrow mark
  748. link one element of a chain
  749. lip either of the two edges of the mouth
  750. liquid a substance that flows freely like water
  751. list a written list of things
  752. listen to make an effort to hear something
  753. little small in size, opposite of much
  754. live to have life, to exist,
  755. load to fill or place a load on
  756. loan the act of lending
  757. local a limited place
  758. locate to find the position of
  759. lock to keep from being entered into or taken our or away
  760. log a section of tree as it comes from the tree
  761. lone feeling oneself alone
  762. long measuring much
  763. look to use one's eyes to see, physical appearance
  764. loose not attached
  765. lose to be unable to keep
  766. lot a large number or amount
  767. loud intensity of sound
  768. love great attachment
  769. low not high or tall
  770. luck chance
  771. mail things and messages sent by post or internet
  772. main most important
  773. major of greater importance
  774. make to execute, to do
  775. male a man or a boy
  776. man an adult person who is male
  777. manufacture make by hand or by machine
  778. many in great number
  779. map a written picture of an area of the earth
  780. march to walk as soldiers
  781. mark a sign made on an object
  782. market a place for people for buying and selling
  783. marry to join as a husband and wife
  784. master person having control over others
  785. match 1° a competition 2° a thin piece to light a fire
  786. material substance used to make up an object
  787. matter 1° substance 2° subject of action or concern
  788. may 1° to allow 2° make something possible 3°in relation to something which could possibly happen
  789. mayor the person at the head of a city, town, village
  790. me a form of "I"
  791. meal food served in one sitting
  792. mean express, average (adj), to have a sense
  793. measure to find out the size, the quantity, etc ..
  794. meat animal parts used as food
  795. media a means for communicating
  796. meet to come face to face
  797. member one of the persons or things that make up a group
  798. memory the store of things one can remember
  799. mental having to do with the mind
  800. mercy more kindness than justice requires
  801. message a communication from one person to another
  802. metal a substance that is hard and usually shiny
  803. method a way of doing something
  804. middle in the centre
  805. might possibility, power, to express a wish or a permission
  806. mile a unit for measuring distance
  807. military having to do with soldiers
  808. milk a white liquid produced by female animals
  809. mind 1° the seat of reason 2° to pay close attention to
  810. mine belonging to me, 1°a hole in the earth 2° a bomb
  811. minister a person taking part in the charge of a government
  812. minor lesser in amount, size, or importance
  813. miscellaneous formed of different things or parts
  814. miss to fail to hit
  815. mistake something done that is not correct or exact
  816. mix to put together
  817. mob a large number of people, a crowd
  818. model 1° a small copy 2° an example to be followed
  819. moderate not extreme
  820. modern of the present time or times
  821. money the most common means of exchange
  822. month one of the 12 parts of the year
  823. moon the natural satellite of the earth
  824. moral as per common ideas of right or wrong
  825. more greater in number
  826. morning early part of the day ending at noon
  827. most greatest in quantity, amount, measure, degree
  828. mother a female parent who has given birth to a child
  829. motion the condition of moving
  830. mountain very high hill
  831. mouth the opening in the human face through which food is taken
  832. move to change position
  833. much in great quantity
  834. murder killing of a human being by another
  835. muscle body parts that produce movement
  836. music an organization of sounds
  837. must to have to
  838. my belonging to me
  839. mystery anything that is unexplained or secret
  840. nail 1° a thin pointed piece of metal 2° hard plate on back side of fingers
  841. name a word to call someone or something
  842. narrow of small or limited extent from one side to the other
  843. nation community of people occupying a defined territory
  844. native a person born in a certain place or country
  845. navy all the ships of war of a country
  846. near opposite of far
  847. necessary that must be
  848. neck body part that connects the head with the rest of the body
  849. need a state in which something is necessary
  850. neighbor one living near another
  851. neither not either
  852. nerve channels which connect different parts of the body for orders or information
  853. neutral not taking part in
  854. never not ever
  855. new not old
  856. news new information of any kind
  857. next following at once, nearest
  858. nice pleasing
  859. night the period between evening and morning
  860. no opposite of "yes"
  861. noise loud sound
  862. noon twelve o'clock in the day
  863. normal of the usual type
  864. north direction to the right as one faces the setting sun
  865. nose the part of the head just above the mouth for smelling
  866. not to express the opposite for a word or a group of words
  867. note a short written document
  868. nothing a zero quantity
  869. notice to discover the existence, presence or fact
  870. now at the present time
  871. nowhere in no place, at no place
  872. number a quantity of units
  873. obey to do what one is ordered
  874. object anything that can be seen or touched
  875. observe to watch attentively
  876. occupy to be busy, to live in
  877. occur to take place
  878. of forming a part of
  879. off 1° at a distance in space or time 2° not in operation
  880. offensive giving offense
  881. offer to present for acceptation, to suggest
  882. office a place of business
  883. officer any person in the armed services
  884. often frequently
  885. oil 1° a thick liquid used as fuels 2° a mineral
  886. old having existed long
  887. on 1° on top of 2° in operation
  888. once one time
  889. only one and no more
  890. open 1° opposite of”close” 2° not shut or closed
  891. operate to work
  892. opinion a judgment not backed by proof
  893. opportunity a possibility to seize
  894. opposite place face to face or back to back
  895. oppress to keep down unjustly
  896. or used to give another choice
  897. order a command
  898. organize to form as a structured whole
  899. other the remaining one
  900. ounce a unit of weight
  901. our belonging to us
  902. ours belonging to us (pronoun)
  903. oust to remove from a position or office
  904. out away from inside
  905. over above in place or position
  906. owe to be in debt to
  907. own of or belonging to
  908. page each thin piece of paper of a book
  909. pain an unpleasant feeling in the body
  910. paint liquid that can be put on a surface to dry as a coating
  911. pan open container for holding liquids, for cooking, etc..
  912. pants a piece of clothing for the lower body
  913. paper a material used mainly for writing
  914. parade a group moving along in an orderly way
  915. parcel a box with things in it
  916. parent father or mother
  917. parliament lawmaking body of a country
  918. part something less than the whole
  919. party a group of people doing something together
  920. pass 1° to travel past 2° to go through a test
  921. passenger a person travelling in a ship, train, airplane, etc..
  922. past the time that is behind us
  923. paste something that will stick papers together
  924. path a track made by people or animals walking
  925. patient a person who requires medical care
  926. pattern an order of shapes, lines, colors, etc..
  927. pay to give what is due
  928. peace no war
  929. pen instrument for writing with a liquid
  930. pencil instrument for writing - dry
  931. people a body of persons of the same country
  932. percent the one hundredth part of something
  933. perfect without mistake
  934. perform to do, to carry out
  935. perhaps possibly
  936. period between two points in time
  937. permanent fixed and lasting
  938. permit to allow to do something
  939. person a human being
  940. physical of the body
  941. pick to select from a group
  942. picture a print of something on a flat surface taken by a camera
  943. piece one of the parts of a thing
  944. pig animal raised for food
  945. pilot a person trained to operate a plane
  946. pint a unit for measuring liquids
  947. pipe a tube through which a liquid or gas flows
  948. place a part of space
  949. plain simple, pure, evident to the mind
  950. plan a scale drawing of a structure
  951. plane an airplane
  952. plant 1° any living thing that is not an animal 2° a factory
  953. plastic that can be shaped or formed
  954. plate from which food is eaten
  955. play to have fun
  956. please to give pleasure to
  957. plenty a full supply
  958. pocket a small flat bag fixed into or onto pants or clothing
  959. point a geometric element where two lines are crossing
  960. poison a substance that is very dangerous to health
  961. policy a plan of action
  962. politics the science of government
  963. pollute to make physically unclean
  964. poor having little money
  965. popular widely liked
  966. port town where ships and boats can take shelter from storms
  967. position a place where a thing or person is
  968. possess to have or own
  969. possible that can happen or exist
  970. postpone to delay until a future time
  971. potato eaten as cooked vegetable
  972. pound 1° the basic unit of money of the UK 2° a unit of weight
  973. pour to flow or cause to flow
  974. powder a solid reduced to dust
  975. power force
  976. practice to work on over and over in order to learn a skill
  977. praise the act of saying that a thing or person is good
  978. pray to speak to God
  979. pregnant carrying a developping baby
  980. present 1° period of time between past and future 2° a gift
  981. press 1° to act upon through continuous strength 2° the publishing of news in all forms
  982. pretty nice-looking or pleasing
  983. prevent to keep from happening
  984. price money asked or given for something
  985. print to reproduce things on paper
  986. prison a public building in which criminals are kept
  987. private belonging to one person or persons
  988. prize a reward won in a competition
  989. problem a hard question
  990. process a set of actions in a special order
  991. product a thing that is manufactured
  992. professor a teacher of the highest level in a university
  993. profit the return on a business undertaking
  994. program a listing of events for a public presentation
  995. progress* movement toward a goal
  996. project* a plan
  997. property any thing or things owned
  998. propose to suggest
  999. protect to keep from being hurt
  1000. protest a statement that objects strongly
  1001. prove to provide evidence for
  1002. provide to supply
  1003. public of the community or the people
  1004. publish to prepare and issue for the public
  1005. pull to move by drawing something toward oneself
  1006. punish to cause discomfort to a person because of some offense
  1007. purchase to buy
  1008. pure not mixed with anything else
  1009. purpose goal, aim
  1010. push to move away by pressing against it
  1011. put to cause to be in some place
  1012. quality a high and desirable level in a given thing or person
  1013. quart a unit of liquid
  1014. quarter one of four equal parts
  1015. queen a female ruler of a country, a king's wife
  1016. question something asked
  1017. quick fast
  1018. quiet silent, peaceful
  1019. quit put an end to an activity or a state
  1020. quite completely
  1021. race a competition of speed
  1022. radiation the act of spreading out from a centre
  1023. raid a surprise attack
  1024. rail a metal bar
  1025. rain water falling in drops from the clouds
  1026. raise cause to rise
  1027. range the act of spreading out from a centre
  1028. rare not often to be found
  1029. rate a quantity, amount in relation to something else
  1030. rather somewhat
  1031. ray a group of parallel lines of radiation
  1032. reach to get to, to come to
  1033. react to act in return to
  1034. read to understand something that is written
  1035. ready set for immediate action
  1036. real true, having happened in fact
  1037. reason the cause for an action
  1038. receive to take or get
  1039. recognize to identify from past experience
  1040. record* 1° written account 2° set down in permanent form
  1041. recover 1° to get back 2° to find a former condition
  1042. red the color of blood
  1043. reduce to make less
  1044. refugee a person who leaves his country in time of war
  1045. refuse* not accept
  1046. regret to feel disappointed about
  1047. regular fixed by rule, usual, normal
  1048. reject to refuse to take
  1049. relation connections between people
  1050. release to let go, to let loose
  1051. remain to continue in a place, stay
  1052. remember to bring back to the mind
  1053. remove to move from one place to another
  1054. repair to fix
  1055. repeat to do or make again
  1056. report an account of facts
  1057. represent to stand for
  1058. request express the need or desire for
  1059. require to demand
  1060. rescue to save from danger
  1061. research a careful hunting for facts or truth
  1062. resign to give up
  1063. resist to work against
  1064. resolution an action decided upon
  1065. resource any supply that will meet a need
  1066. respect to honor
  1067. responsible involving the ability to act on one's own
  1068. rest to stop acting when tired
  1069. restrain to control
  1070. result to exist as an end
  1071. retire to withdraw from working life
  1072. return to go or come back
  1073. revolt to fight against a leader
  1074. reward a return made for something done
  1075. rice food grown throughout the world
  1076. rich possessing great wealth
  1077. ride to sit and travel on the back of an animal
  1078. right 1° correct 2° opposite of left
  1079. ring 1° a circle 2° to sound loudly
  1080. riot a wild, violent public action
  1081. rise to move up
  1082. risk the possibility of loss or danger
  1083. river large stream of water that flows into an ocean, a lake, etc..
  1084. road an open way for vehicles
  1085. rob to steal from
  1086. rock a hard part of natural matter
  1087. rocket a device projected into space
  1088. roll turning over and over
  1089. roof the top covering of a building
  1090. room a part of a house
  1091. root part of a plant that grows into the ground
  1092. rope a strong thick line
  1093. rough not smooth
  1094. round shaped like a ball
  1095. row a line of people or things
  1096. rub to move one thing back and forth against another
  1097. rubber an elastic material made from the blood of a special tree
  1098. ruin total destruction
  1099. rule governing power
  1100. run to move the legs quickly
  1101. sad opposite of “happy”
  1102. safe free from danger
  1103. sail a piece of cloth spread to the wind to make a ship move
  1104. salt white substance added to food for taste
  1105. same not another
  1106. sand very small loose pieces of rock
  1107. satisfy meet a want or need
  1108. save to rescue from danger
  1109. say to speak
  1110. scale the relation between the real size of something and its size on a map
  1111. scare to frighten
  1112. school a place for teaching and learning
  1113. science knowledge of general facts
  1114. score a number or letter marking quality
  1115. script something written by hand
  1116. sea a large body of salt water
  1117. search to check in hopes of finding something
  1118. season one of the four periods of the year
  1119. seat a surface or place for sitting
  1120. second 1° a unit of time 2° one next after the first
  1121. secret kept from being generally known
  1122. section a part, a division
  1123. security freedom from danger
  1124. see to use the eyes to look
  1125. seed the thing from which a flower or vegetable grows
  1126. seek to try to find
  1127. seem to appear to be
  1128. seize to take hold of suddenly
  1129. seldom not often to be found
  1130. self one's own person
  1131. sell to exchange for money
  1132. senate a lawmaking body of the government
  1133. send cause to go to some other place
  1134. sense of the following: hearing, touching, smelling, tasting, seeing
  1135. sentence a group of words with a subject and a verb
  1136. separate be between, keep apart
  1137. series a number of similar things one after another
  1138. serious concerned with important matters rather than play
  1139. serve to work for
  1140. set to put in some place
  1141. settle to choose a house and become established
  1142. several being more than two or three but not many
  1143. severe very serious
  1144. sex either of the two divisions: male or female
  1145. shade a partly dark place, not in the sun
  1146. shake to move quickly backwards and forwards, up and down
  1147. shall auxiliary, to show duty or express a command
  1148. shame a feeling of having done something wrong
  1149. shape the form of a thing
  1150. share a part of anything owned with others
  1151. sharp having a cutting edge
  1152. she third person female pronoun
  1153. sheet a thin piece of anything like paper
  1154. shelf a flat piece of wood or metal to hold things such as books
  1155. shell a hard outside covering of an animal or fruit
  1156. shelter something that covers or protects from weather, danger
  1157. shine to send out light
  1158. ship 1° a very big boat 2° to send
  1159. shirt piece of clothing for the upper body
  1160. shock a sudden, violent shake, blow or crash
  1161. shoe covering of a person's foot
  1162. shoot to hit with a bullet
  1163. shop a place where one buys goods
  1164. short not long, small from end to end
  1165. should past tense of "shall"
  1166. shout to make an extremely loud sound with the mouth
  1167. show to cause to be seen
  1168. shrink to become smaller
  1169. shut to close, closed
  1170. sick in poor health, having some disease
  1171. side either the left or right half of a body
  1172. sign to mark with one's name
  1173. signal any mark used to mean or represent something
  1174. silence no sound at all
  1175. silk fine soft material used to make clothing
  1176. silver a white metal valued for jewellery
  1177. similar alike though not identical
  1178. simple easy to do or understand
  1179. since 1° from then until now 2° because
  1180. sing to produce music with the voice
  1181. single one only
  1182. sister a female having the same parents as another
  1183. sit to rest on the lower backside
  1184. situation a place
  1185. size the amount of surface or space a thing takes up
  1186. skill ability gained by practising
  1187. skin the covering of the body
  1188. skirt a piece of clothing that covers the low part of the body
  1189. sky the space high above the earth
  1190. slave a person who is the property of another
  1191. sleep a natural state of rest
  1192. slide to move slowly along a surface while touching
  1193. slip to slide
  1194. slow not moving quickly
  1195. small little
  1196. smart intelligent
  1197. smash to break into pieces
  1198. smell what the nose does
  1199. smile to look pleased
  1200. smoke part of gases that one can see when anything burns
  1201. smooth having an even surface
  1202. snack a light meal
  1203. snake a long animal with no legs
  1204. sneeze to force out breath in an uncontrolled action
  1205. snow drops of frozen water falling to earth in winter
  1206. so to such a degree
  1207. soap a substance to help clean or wash
  1208. social living in groups, of human society
  1209. society the totality of human relationships
  1210. soft opposite of “hard”
  1211. soil earth, ground
  1212. soldier a person who serves in an army
  1213. solid not a liquid or a gas
  1214. solve to find an answer
  1215. some a certain quantity
  1216. son a male child in relation to his parents
  1217. song a short music with words
  1218. soon in a short time
  1219. sorry feeling regret, sadness
  1220. sort a kind, a class
  1221. soul the part of the body which survives a person
  1222. sound what can be heard
  1223. south the direction to the left when facing the sunset
  1224. space the area in which all things exist
  1225. speak to give an understandable message
  1226. special of a given kind
  1227. speech communication by word of mouth
  1228. speed distance travelled in a given time
  1229. spell to write or say the letters of a word
  1230. spend 1° to pay out 2° to pass the time
  1231. spirit the emotional nature of the human being
  1232. spot an exact point
  1233. spread cover or cause to cover a large area
  1234. spring season between winter and summer
  1235. spy a person who keeps secret watch on the actions of others
  1236. square a form with four equal sides and right angles
  1237. stage a period in a series of events
  1238. stairs a series of steps for going from one level to another
  1239. stamp a small piece of paper to put on letters as payment
  1240. stand a person in an upright position
  1241. star a space body one can see at night
  1242. start to get in motion
  1243. starve to die because of hunger
  1244. state 1° the condition of a person or thing 2° a nation
  1245. station a place equipped with special equipment for a given purpose
  1246. status condition, state
  1247. stay to continue to be as before
  1248. steal to take without the owner's permission
  1249. steam gas into which water is changed when heated
  1250. steel a hard mix of iron and other metal
  1251. step a single movement of the foot in walking
  1252. stick a long piece of wood
  1253. still quiet
  1254. stomach a large structure inside the body to process food
  1255. stone solid mineral matter
  1256. stop to keep from moving
  1257. store a place where goods can be bought
  1258. storm strong winds with rain or snow
  1259. story an account of some happening
  1260. straight direct
  1261. strange not familiar, unusual
  1262. stream a natural body of running water
  1263. street a public road in a city
  1264. stretch to make longer by pulling
  1265. strike 1°to hit against 2° to stop work
  1266. string a thin line of winded light material
  1267. strong having much force or power
  1268. structure organization
  1269. struggle to fight
  1270. study to give careful consideration to
  1271. stupid not intelligent
  1272. subject under the power of another
  1273. substance matter
  1274. substitute a person or thing taking the place of another
  1275. succeed to achieve an event that reaches its purpose
  1276. such of that kind
  1277. sudden without warning
  1278. suffer to feel pain
  1279. sugar a sweet substance
  1280. suggest to propose
  1281. suit a set of clothes to be worn together
  1282. summer the warmest of the four seasons in the North half of the Earth
  1283. sun the central star of our system
  1284. supervise to watch and direct, to monitor
  1285. supply to provide
  1286. support to hold up or in position
  1287. suppose consider as a possibility
  1288. suppress to hold back, to take out
  1289. sure certain
  1290. surface the outside of anything
  1291. surprise an unexpected thing
  1292. surround come or be all around
  1293. survive to remain alive or in existence
  1294. suspect to mistrust, one who is mistrusted
  1295. suspend to remove for a period
  1296. swallow to pass food from the mouth to the stomach
  1297. swear to give one's word before a judge
  1298. sweet having a taste like sugar
  1299. swim to move through the water like a fish
  1300. symbol something that represents something else
  1301. sympathy a sharing of another's trouble
  1302. system a group of items which are part of a whole
  1303. table piece of furniture with flat top on legs
  1304. tail a thin part extending from the back of animals
  1305. take 1° to get possession of 2° to transport
  1306. talk to speak
  1307. tall higher than the average
  1308. target a mark for shooting
  1309. task work to be done
  1310. taste the feeling produced by the mouth when eating
  1311. tax money given by people for the support of government
  1312. tea a drink made from tea leaves
  1313. teach to communicate skills or knowledge to young people
  1314. team a group of players in a game
  1315. tear drops of clear liquid produced buy the eyes
  1316. tear to pull apart
  1317. tell to express in words
  1318. term a limited or fixed period of time
  1319. terrible causing fear or terror
  1320. territory land
  1321. terror a huge feeling of fear
  1322. test a means to prove something
  1323. than compare to that which
  1324. thank to express and show pleasure afrer receiving a present or help
  1325. that which
  1326. the definite article
  1327. theater a place for acting performances
  1328. their belonging to them ( adjective)
  1329. theirs belonging to them (pronoun)
  1330. them objective form of "they"
  1331. then at that time in the past or future
  1332. theory an explanation based on thought
  1333. there away from the speaker
  1334. these plural of this
  1335. they people in general
  1336. thick not thin
  1337. thin having a short distance between opposite sides
  1338. thing any object or substance
  1339. think to form in the mind
  1340. third the number three in a series
  1341. this points to a person or a thing
  1342. those plural of “that”
  1343. though in spite of the fact that
  1344. thought the content of the mind
  1345. threaten say what will be done to hurt
  1346. through from end to end
  1347. throw send through the air by a movement of the arm
  1348. thus in this
  1349. tie to attach with something
  1350. tight held firmly
  1351. time 1° a period 2° the time given by a clock
  1352. tin a container
  1353. tiny extremely small
  1354. tire what a very hard work or sport does to a person who has then difficulties to do more
  1355. title a name given to a book, a painting
  1356. to in the direction of
  1357. today the present day
  1358. together in company
  1359. tomorrow the day after today
  1360. tone any sound considered with respect to its quality
  1361. tongue moving body part in the mouth
  1362. tonight on the present night
  1363. too 1° also 2° a quantity larger than needed
  1364. tool a hand instrument
  1365. tooth one of the hard parts in the mouth for biting
  1366. top the highest point or part
  1367. total whole
  1368. touch to cause a part of the body to physically feel something
  1369. toward in the direction of
  1370. town a population centre smaller than a city
  1371. track a mark left by feet or vehicles
  1372. trade 1° an occupation 2° business of buying and selling
  1373. tradition customs handed down from parents to children
  1374. traffic the amount of vehicles on roads
  1375. train 1° connected line of railway cars 2° exercising
  1376. transport* to carry from one place to another
  1377. travel to go from one place to another
  1378. treason betraying one's country
  1379. treasure valuable things
  1380. treat to act toward, to handle
  1381. treaty a formal agreement between two or more states
  1382. tree a tall plant with big branches
  1383. trial the act of testing and trying
  1384. tribe a social organization or division
  1385. trick something done to lead someone in the wrong direction
  1386. trip a traveling experience
  1387. troop a group of people, soldiers
  1388. trouble worry or difficulty
  1389. truck a vehicle to transport loads
  1390. true not false, agreeing with the facts
  1391. trust quality of a person who respects the laws
  1392. try to test
  1393. tube a round container
  1394. turn the act of changing direction
  1395. twice two times
  1396. tyre a round rubber covering for a wheel
  1397. under to a lower place or side
  1398. understand to know, get the meaning of
  1399. unit a thing, group, person as part of a whole
  1400. universe the whole world
  1401. unless if not, if it were not that
  1402. until up to the time of
  1403. up toward a higher position
  1404. upon on
  1405. urge a very strong desire
  1406. us form of "we"
  1407. use to put into action
  1408. valley low land between hills or mountains
  1409. value worth, importance
  1410. vary be subject to change
  1411. vegetable a plant grown to be eaten
  1412. vehicle a machine to carry passengers or goods on land
  1413. version a description from a personal point of view
  1414. very extremely
  1415. veto the right or power to forbid or reject
  1416. vicious mean, marked by vice
  1417. victim one affected or killed by accident, disease
  1418. victory the total defeat of an enemy
  1419. view the act of seeing something
  1420. violence rough force in action
  1421. visit to go to see for business or pleasure
  1422. voice a sound produced by humans
  1423. volume 1° the amount of a space 2° a sound level
  1424. vote a formal expression of choice
  1425. wage pay
  1426. wait to do nothing until something happens
  1427. walk to go on foot
  1428. wall an up and down structure of a building
  1429. want to desire
  1430. war open fighting carried out by armies between nations
  1431. warm more hot than cold
  1432. warn to signal of a possible danger
  1433. wash to clean with water or other liquid
  1434. waste to spend without need
  1435. watch 1° to look carefully 2° small clock
  1436. water a clear liquid necessary for life
  1437. wave 1° a"hill" of water that moves across the surface of a liquid 2°signal with movement of the hand
  1438. way a line leading from one place to another
  1439. we plural of "I" (you and me)
  1440. weak lacking power
  1441. wealth much money or property
  1442. weapon an instrument used in wars
  1443. wear to have on the body as clothing
  1444. weather the condition of the atmosphere
  1445. week a period of seven days
  1446. weight to measure the weight
  1447. welcome to receive in a friendly way
  1448. well satisfactorily
  1449. west the direction of the sunset, opposite to east
  1450. wet covered with a liquid
  1451. what which thing, which one
  1452. wheat the substance with which you make bread
  1453. wheel a solid disk that turns , a car rests on four such disks
  1454. when at what time
  1455. where at what place
  1456. whether if it is so that
  1457. which pronoun used in asking about one person in a group
  1458. while 1° at the same time that 2° a period of time
  1459. white the color of snow or salt
  1460. who used to ask the name of a person
  1461. whole complete
  1462. why for what cause
  1463. wide opposite of narrow, filling much space from end to end
  1464. wife a married woman
  1465. wild living in the forest
  1466. will used for the future .
  1467. win finish first in a race
  1468. wind air in motion
  1469. window a wall opening that admits light or air
  1470. wine a drink coming from a fruit with spirit in it, can make you drunk
  1471. wing the part of a bird used in flying
  1472. winter the coldest of the four season in the North part of the Earth
  1473. wire metal drawn out into a thin line
  1474. wise having knowledge and good judgment
  1475. wish to want
  1476. with in the company of
  1477. withdraw draw back
  1478. without not having
  1479. woman an adult female
  1480. wonder to have a wish or desire to know something
  1481. wood the hard substance of a tree
  1482. wool made from the hair of some animals
  1483. word an independent unit of language
  1484. work all forms of human activity towards a given result
  1485. world the earth
  1486. worry to feel uneasy
  1487. worse more bad
  1488. worth value or importance
  1489. wound an injury
  1490. wreck 1° a person without physical or mental health 2° a machine totally out of order
  1491. write communicate by marking letters on a surface
  1492. wrong not right, bad
  1493. yard 1° a unit of length (=3 feet) 2° a piece of land enclosed for aspecial activity
  1494. year 12 months or 365 days
  1495. yellow the color of gold
  1496. yes expresses agreement
  1497. yesterday the day before today
  1498. yet up to the present time
  1499. you the person one is speaking to
  1500. young in an early period of life