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An alphabetical listing of General terms and items.

 
I   Dico Tools
The 9th letter of the Roman alphabet


I   Dico Tools
The smallest whole number or a numeral representing this number; "he has the one but will need a two and three to go with it"; "they had lunch at one"


I   Dico Tools
A nonmetallic element belonging to the halogens; used especially in medicine and photography and in dyes; occurs naturally only in combination in small quantities (as in sea water or rocks)


I   Dico Tools
Used of a single unit or thing; not two or more; "`ane'' is Scottish"


I-beam   Dico Tools
Girder having a cross section resembling the letter `I''


I.D.   Dico Tools
A card or badge used to identify the bearer; "you had to show your ID in order to get in"


I.e.   Dico Tools
That is to say; in other words


I.Q.   Dico Tools
A measure of a person''s intelligence as indicated by an intelligence test; the ratio of a person''s mental age to their chronological age (multiplied by 100)


I.W.W.   Dico Tools
A former international labor union and radical labor movement in the United States; founded in Chicago in 1905 and dedicated to the overthrow of capitalism; its membership declined after World War I


I._A._Richards   Dico Tools
English literary critic who collaborated with C. K. Ogden and contributed to the development of Basic English (1893-1979)


I._F._Stone   Dico Tools
United States journalist who advocated liberal causes (1907-1989)


I._M._Pei   Dico Tools
United States architect (born in China in 1917)


IA   Dico Tools
A state in midwestern United States


IAA   Dico Tools
Yemen-based terrorist group that supports al-Qaeda''s goals; seeks to overthrow the Yemeni government and eliminate United States interests; responsible for bombings and kidnappings and killling Western tourists in Yemen


IAA   Dico Tools
A plant hormone promoting elongation of stems and roots


IAEA   Dico Tools
The United Nations agency concerned with atomic energy


Iago   Dico Tools
The villain in William Shakespeare''s tragedy who tricked Othello into murdering his wife


Iamb   Dico Tools
A metrical unit with unstressed-stressed syllables


Iambic   Dico Tools
A verse line consisting of iambs


Iambic   Dico Tools
Of or consisting of iambs; "iambic pentameter"


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Iambus   Dico Tools
A metrical unit with unstressed-stressed syllables


Ianfu   Dico Tools
A woman forced into prostitution for Japanese servicemen during World War II; "she wrote a book about her harsh experiences as a comfort woman"


Ian_Douglas_Smith   Dico Tools
Rhodesian statesman who declared independence of Zimbabwe from Great Britain (born in 1919)


Ian_Fleming   Dico Tools
British writer famous for writing spy novels about secret agent James Bond (1908-1964)


Ian_Lancaster_Fleming   Dico Tools
British writer famous for writing spy novels about secret agent James Bond (1908-1964)


Ian_Smith   Dico Tools
Rhodesian statesman who declared independence of Zimbabwe from Great Britain (born in 1919)


Ian_Wilmut   Dico Tools
English geneticist who succeeded in cloning a sheep from a cell from an adult ewe (born in 1944)


Iapetus   Dico Tools
(Greek mythology) the Titan who was father of Atlas and Epimetheus and Prometheus in ancient mythology


Iatrogenic   Dico Tools
Induced by a physician''s words or therapy (used especially of a complication resulting from treatment)


Ib.   Dico Tools
In the same place (used when citing a reference)


Ibadan   Dico Tools
A large Yoruba city in southwestern Nigeria; site of a university


Iberia   Dico Tools
A peninsula in southwestern Europe


Iberian   Dico Tools
Of or relating to the Iberian peninsula or its inhabitants


Iberian_Peninsula   Dico Tools
A peninsula in southwestern Europe


Iberis   Dico Tools
Old World herbs and subshrubs: candytuft


Ibero-mesornis   Dico Tools
Sparrow-sized fossil bird of the Cretaceous period having a vestigial tail; found in Spain; considered possibly the third most primitive of all birds


Ibert   Dico Tools
French composer (1890-1962)


Ibex   Dico Tools
Wild goat of mountain areas of Eurasia and northern Africa having large recurved horns


Ibid.   Dico Tools
In the same place (used when citing a reference)


Ibidem   Dico Tools
In the same place (used when citing a reference)


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Ibis   Dico Tools
Wading birds of warm regions having long slender down-curved bills


Ibis_ibis   Dico Tools
Old World wood ibis


Ibizan_hound   Dico Tools
Breed of slender agile medium-sized hound found chiefly in the Balearic Islands; said to have been bred originally by the pharaohs of ancient Egypt


Ibizan_Podenco   Dico Tools
Breed of slender agile medium-sized hound found chiefly in the Balearic Islands; said to have been bred originally by the pharaohs of ancient Egypt


Ibn-Roshd   Dico Tools
Arabian philosopher born in Spain; wrote detailed commentaries on Aristotle that were admired by the Schoolmen (1126-1198)


Ibn-Sina   Dico Tools
Arabian philosopher and physician; his interpretation of Aristotle influenced St. Thomas Aquinas; writings on medicine were important for almost 500 years (980-1037)


Ibn_al-Haytham   Dico Tools
An Egyptian polymath (born in Iraq) whose research in geometry and optics was influential into the 17th century; established experiments as the norm of proof in physics (died in 1040)


Ibn_Talal_Hussein   Dico Tools
King of Jordan credited with creating stability at home and seeking peace with Israel (1935-1999)


Ibolium_privet   Dico Tools
Fast-growing and tightly branched hybrid of Ligustrum ovalifolium and Ligustrum obtusifolium


Ibota_privet   Dico Tools
Fast-growing and tightly branched hybrid of Ligustrum ovalifolium and Ligustrum obtusifolium


Ibrahim   Dico Tools
The first of the Old Testament patriarchs and the father of Isaac; according to Genesis, God promised to give Abraham''s family (the Hebrews) the land of Canaan (the Promised Land); God tested Abraham by asking him to sacrifice his son; "Judaism, Christia


IBRD   Dico Tools
A United Nations agency created to assist developing nations by loans guaranteed by member governments


Ibsen   Dico Tools
Realistic Norwegian author who wrote plays on social and political themes (1828-1906)


Ibsenian   Dico Tools
Of or relating to or in the manner of the playwright Henrik Ibsen


Ibuprofen   Dico Tools
A nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medicine (trade names Advil and Motrin and Nuprin) used to relieve the pain of arthritis and as an analgesic and antipyretic


IC   Dico Tools
A group of government agencies and organizations that carry out intelligence activities for the United States Government; headed by the Director of Central Intelligence


Ic   Dico Tools
Being nine more than ninety


Icaco   Dico Tools
Plum-shaped whitish to almost black fruit used for preserves; tropical American


Icaco   Dico Tools
Small tropical American tree bearing edible plumlike fruit


ICAO   Dico Tools
The United Nations agency concerned with civil aviation


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Icarus   Dico Tools
(Greek mythology) son of Daedalus; while escaping from Crete with his father (using the wings Daedalus had made) he flew too close to the sun and the wax melted and he fell into the Aegean and drowned


ICBM   Dico Tools
A ballistic missile that is capable of traveling from one continent to another


ICC   Dico Tools
A former independent federal agency that supervised and set rates for carriers that transported goods and people between states; was terminated in 1995; "the ICC was established in 1887 as the first federal agency"


Ice   Dico Tools
A rink with a floor of ice for ice hockey or ice skating; "the crowd applauded when she skated out onto the ice"


ICE   Dico Tools
A heat engine in which combustion occurs inside the engine rather than in a separate furnace; heat expands a gas that either moves a piston or turns a gas turbine


Ice   Dico Tools
Amphetamine used in the form of a crystalline hydrochloride; used as a stimulant to the nervous system and as an appetite suppressant


Ice   Dico Tools
A frozen dessert with fruit flavoring (especially one containing no milk)


Ice   Dico Tools
A flavored sugar topping used to coat and decorate cakes


Ice   Dico Tools
The frozen part of a body of water


Ice   Dico Tools
Diamonds; "look at the ice on that dame!"


Ice   Dico Tools
Water frozen in the solid state; "Americans like ice in their drinks"


Ice   Dico Tools
Put ice on or put on ice; "Ice your sprained limbs"


Ice   Dico Tools
Decorate with frosting; "frost a cake"


Ice-clogged   Dico Tools
Obstructed by ice; "ice-clogged rivers"


Ice-cold   Dico Tools
As cold as ice


Ice-cream_bean   Dico Tools
Ornamental evergreen tree with masses of white flowers; tropical and subtropical America


Ice-cream_cake   Dico Tools
Ice cream molded to look like a cake


Ice-cream_cone   Dico Tools
Ice cream in a crisp conical wafer


Ice-cream_float   Dico Tools
A drink with ice cream floating in it


Ice-cream_soda   Dico Tools
A drink with ice cream floating in it


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Ice-cream_sundae   Dico Tools
Ice cream served with a topping


Ice-free   Dico Tools
Free of ice and open to travel; "an ice-free channel in the river"


Ice-hockey_player   Dico Tools
An athlete who plays hockey


Ice-hockey_rink   Dico Tools
An ice rink for playing ice hockey


Ice-skater   Dico Tools
Someone who engages in ice skating


Ice-skating_rink   Dico Tools
A rink with a floor of ice for ice hockey or ice skating; "the crowd applauded when she skated out onto the ice"


Ice-wagon   Dico Tools
(formerly) a horse-drawn wagon that delivered ice door to door


Iceberg   Dico Tools
Lettuce with crisp tightly packed light-green leaves in a firm head; "iceberg is still the most popular lettuce"


Iceberg   Dico Tools
A large mass of ice floating at sea; usually broken off of a polar glacier


Iceberg_lettuce   Dico Tools
Lettuce with crisp tightly packed light-green leaves in a firm head; "iceberg is still the most popular lettuce"


Iceboat   Dico Tools
A sailing vessel with runners and a cross-shaped frame; suitable for traveling over ice


Iceboat   Dico Tools
A ship with a reinforced bow to break up ice and keep channels open for navigation


Icebound   Dico Tools
Locked in by ice; "icebound harbors"


Icebox   Dico Tools
White goods in which food can be stored at low temperatures


Icebox_cake   Dico Tools
Ice cream molded to look like a cake


Icebreaker   Dico Tools
A beginning that relaxes a tense or formal atmosphere; "he told jokes as an icebreaker"


Icebreaker   Dico Tools
A ship with a reinforced bow to break up ice and keep channels open for navigation


Icecap   Dico Tools
A mass of ice and snow that permanently covers a large area of land (e.g., the polar regions or a mountain peak)


Iced-tea_spoon   Dico Tools
A teaspoon with a long handle


Iced_coffee   Dico Tools
Strong sweetened coffee served over ice with cream


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Iced_tea   Dico Tools
Strong tea served over ice


Icefall   Dico Tools
A steep part of a glacier resembling a frozen waterfall


Icehouse   Dico Tools
A house for storing ice


Iceland   Dico Tools
A volcanic island in the North Atlantic near the Arctic Circle


Iceland   Dico Tools
An island republic on the island of Iceland; became independent of Denmark in 1944


Icelander   Dico Tools
A native or inhabitant of Iceland


Icelandic   Dico Tools
A Scandinavian language that is the official language of Iceland


Icelandic   Dico Tools
Of or relating to Iceland or its people or culture; "Icelandic ports"; "the Icelandic president is a woman"; "Icelandic sagas"


Icelandic-speaking   Dico Tools
Able to communicate in Icelandic


Icelandic_krona   Dico Tools
The basic unit of money in Iceland


Icelandic_monetary_unit   Dico Tools
Monetary unit in Iceland


Iceland_lichen   Dico Tools
Lichen with branched flattened partly erect thallus that grows in mountainous and arctic regions; used as a medicine or food for humans and livestock; a source of glycerol


Iceland_moss   Dico Tools
Lichen with branched flattened partly erect thallus that grows in mountainous and arctic regions; used as a medicine or food for humans and livestock; a source of glycerol


Iceland_poppy   Dico Tools
Old World alpine poppy with white or yellow to orange flowers


Iceland_poppy   Dico Tools
Subarctic perennial poppy of both hemispheres having fragrant white or yellow to orange or peach flowers


Iceland_spar   Dico Tools
A transparent calcite found in Iceland and used in polarizing microscopes


Iceman   Dico Tools
A professional killer


Iceman   Dico Tools
Someone who cuts and delivers ice


Icepick   Dico Tools
Pick consisting of a steel rod with a sharp point; used for breaking up blocks of ice


Icetray   Dico Tools
A tray for making cubes of ice in a refrigerator


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Ice_age   Dico Tools
Any period of time during which glaciers covered a large part of the earth''s surface; "the most recent ice age was during the Pleistocene"


Ice_ax   Dico Tools
An ax used by mountain climbers for cutting footholds in ice


Ice_axe   Dico Tools
An ax used by mountain climbers for cutting footholds in ice


Ice_bag   Dico Tools
A waterproof bag filled with ice: applied to the body (especially the head) to cool or reduce swelling


Ice_bear   Dico Tools
White bear of arctic regions


Ice_cap   Dico Tools
A mass of ice and snow that permanently covers a large area of land (e.g., the polar regions or a mountain peak)


Ice_chest   Dico Tools
A refrigerator for cooling liquids


Ice_coffee   Dico Tools
Strong sweetened coffee served over ice with cream


Ice_cream   Dico Tools
Frozen dessert containing cream and sugar and flavoring


Ice_crystal   Dico Tools
Small crystals of ice


Ice_cube   Dico Tools
A small cube of artificial ice; used for cooling drinks


Ice_field   Dico Tools
A large flat mass of ice (larger than an ice floe) floating at sea


Ice_floe   Dico Tools
A flat mass of ice (smaller than an ice field) floating at sea


Ice_fog   Dico Tools
A dense winter fog containing ice particles


Ice_hockey   Dico Tools
A game played on an ice rink by two opposing teams of 6 skaters each who try to knock a flat round puck into the opponents'' goal with hockey sticks


Ice_hockey_rink   Dico Tools
An ice rink for playing ice hockey


Ice_lolly   Dico Tools
Ice cream or water ice on a small wooden stick; "in England a popsicle is called an ice lolly"


Ice_machine   Dico Tools
An electric refrigerator to supply ice cubes


Ice_maker   Dico Tools
An appliance included in some electric refrigerators for making ice cubes


Ice_mass   Dico Tools
A large mass of ice


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Ice_milk   Dico Tools
Similar to ice cream but made of milk


Ice_needle   Dico Tools
Small crystals of ice


Ice_over   Dico Tools
Become covered with a layer of ice; of a surface such as a window; "When the wings iced up, the pilot was forced to land his plane"


Ice_pack   Dico Tools
A waterproof bag filled with ice: applied to the body (especially the head) to cool or reduce swelling


Ice_pack   Dico Tools
A large expanse of floating ice


Ice_pick   Dico Tools
Pick consisting of a steel rod with a sharp point; used for breaking up blocks of ice


Ice_plant   Dico Tools
Old World annual widely naturalized in warm regions having white flowers and fleshy foliage covered with hairs that resemble ice


Ice_rink   Dico Tools
A rink with a floor of ice for ice hockey or ice skating; "the crowd applauded when she skated out onto the ice"


Ice_shelf   Dico Tools
Ice that is attached to land but projects out to sea


Ice_show   Dico Tools
Any entertainment performed by ice skaters


Ice_skate   Dico Tools
Skate consisting of a boot with a steel blade fitted to the sole


Ice_skate   Dico Tools
Move along on ice skates


Ice_skating   Dico Tools
Skating on ice


Ice_storm   Dico Tools
A storm with freezing rain that leaves everything glazed with ice


Ice_tea   Dico Tools
Strong tea served over ice


Ice_tongs   Dico Tools
Tongs for lifting blocks of ice


Ice_up   Dico Tools
Become covered with a layer of ice; of a surface such as a window; "When the wings iced up, the pilot was forced to land his plane"


Ice_wagon   Dico Tools
(formerly) a horse-drawn wagon that delivered ice door to door


Ice_water   Dico Tools
Water served ice-cold or with ice


Ice_yacht   Dico Tools
A sailing vessel with runners and a cross-shaped frame; suitable for traveling over ice


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Ichneumon   Dico Tools
Northern African mongoose; in ancient times thought to devour crocodile eggs


Ichneumonidae   Dico Tools
Ichneumon flies


Ichneumon_fly   Dico Tools
Hymenopterous insect that resembles a wasp and whose larvae are parasitic on caterpillars and other insect larvae


Ichor   Dico Tools
A fluid product of inflammation


Ichor   Dico Tools
(Greek mythology) the rarified fluid said to flow in the veins of the Gods


Ichorous   Dico Tools
Of or resembling or characterized by ichor or sanies; "an ichorous discharge"; "the sanious discharge from an ulcer"


Ichthyolatry   Dico Tools
Worship of fish


Ichthyologist   Dico Tools
A zoologist who studies fishes


Ichthyology   Dico Tools
The branch of zoology that studies fishes


Ichthyosaur   Dico Tools
Any of several marine reptiles of the Mesozoic having a body like a porpoise with dorsal and tail fins and paddle-shaped limbs


Ichthyosauria   Dico Tools
Extinct marine reptiles: ichthyosaurs


Ichthyosauridae   Dico Tools
Later ichthyosaurs of the Jurassic and Cretaceous; widely distributed in both hemispheres


Ichthyosaurus   Dico Tools
Ichthyosaurs of the Jurassic


Ichthyosis   Dico Tools
Any of several congenital diseases in which the skin is fishlike (dry and scaly)


Ichyostega   Dico Tools
Early tetrapod amphibian found in Greenland


Icicle   Dico Tools
A pendent spear of ice formed by the freezing of dripping water


Icicle_plant   Dico Tools
Old World annual widely naturalized in warm regions having white flowers and fleshy foliage covered with hairs that resemble ice


Icily   Dico Tools
In a cold and icy manner; "`Mr. Powell finds it easier to take it out of mothers, children and sick people than to take on this vast industry,'' Mr Brown commented icily"


Iciness   Dico Tools
Coldness due to a cold environment


Icing   Dico Tools
(ice hockey) the act of shooting the puck from within your own defensive area the length of the rink beyond the opponent''s goal


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Icing   Dico Tools
A flavored sugar topping used to coat and decorate cakes


Icing   Dico Tools
The formation of frost or ice on a surface


Icing_sugar   Dico Tools
Finely powdered sugar used to make icing


Icing_the_puck   Dico Tools
(ice hockey) the act of shooting the puck from within your own defensive area the length of the rink beyond the opponent''s goal


Icky   Dico Tools
Soft and sticky


Icky   Dico Tools
Very bad; "a lousy play"; "it''s a stinking world"


Icon   Dico Tools
A conventional religious painting in oil on a small wooden panel; venerated in the Eastern Church


Icon   Dico Tools
A visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface; "they showed us the pictures of their wedding"; "a movie is a series of images projected so rapidly that the eye integrates them"


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(computer science) a graphic symbol (usually a simple picture) that denotes a program or a command or a data file or a concept in a graphical user interface


Iconic   Dico Tools
Relating to or having the characteristics on an icon


Iconoclasm   Dico Tools
The orientation of an iconoclast


Iconoclast   Dico Tools
Someone who tries to destroy traditional ideas or institutions


Iconoclastic   Dico Tools
Characterized by attack on established beliefs or institutions


Iconography   Dico Tools
The images and symbolic representations that are traditionally associated with a person or a subject; "religious iconography"; "the propagandistic iconography of a despot"


Iconolatry   Dico Tools
The worship of sacred images


Iconology   Dico Tools
The branch of art history that studies visual images and their symbolic meaning (especially in social or political terms)


Iconoscope   Dico Tools
The first practical television-camera for picture pickup; invented in 1923 by Vladimir Kosma Zworykin


Icosahedral   Dico Tools
Of or relating to an icosahedron


Icosahedron   Dico Tools
Any polyhedron having twenty plane faces


ICSH   Dico Tools
A gonadotropic hormone that is secreted by the anterior pituitary; stimulates ovulation in female mammals and stimulates androgen release in male mammals


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Ictal   Dico Tools
Of or relating to a seizure or convulsion


Ictalurus   Dico Tools
Channel catfishes


Ictalurus_punctatus   Dico Tools
Freshwater food fish common throughout central United States


Icteria   Dico Tools
New World chats


Icteria_virens   Dico Tools
American warbler noted for imitating songs of other birds


Icteric   Dico Tools
Affected by jaundice which causes yellowing of skin etc


Icteridae   Dico Tools
American orioles; American blackbirds; bobolinks; meadowlarks


Icterogenic   Dico Tools
Producing jaundice


Icterus   Dico Tools
Type genus of the Icteridae


Icterus   Dico Tools
Yellowing of the skin and the whites of the eyes caused by an accumulation of bile pigment (bilirubin) in the blood; can be a symptom of gallstones or liver infection or anemia


Icterus_galbula   Dico Tools
A kind of New World oriole


Icterus_galbula_bullockii   Dico Tools
Western subspecies of northern oriole


Icterus_galbula_galbula   Dico Tools
Eastern subspecies of northern oriole


Icterus_neonatorum   Dico Tools
Yellowish appearance in newborn infants; usually subsides spontaneously


Icterus_spurius   Dico Tools
The male is chestnut-and-black


Ictic   Dico Tools
Of or relating to a seizure or convulsion


Ictiobus   Dico Tools
Buffalo fishes


Ictiobus_niger   Dico Tools
Fish of the lower Mississippi


Ictodosaur   Dico Tools
Intermediate in form between the therapsids and most primitive true mammals


Ictodosauria   Dico Tools
Extinct reptiles of the later Triassic period


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Ictonyx   Dico Tools
A genus of Mustelidae


Ictonyx_frenata   Dico Tools
Muishond of northern Africa


Ictonyx_striata   Dico Tools
Ferret-sized muishond often tamed


Ictus   Dico Tools
A sudden occurrence (or recurrence) of a disease; "he suffered an epileptic seizure"


ICU   Dico Tools
A hospital unit staffed and equipped to provide intensive care


Icy   Dico Tools
Covered with or containing or consisting of ice; "icy northern waters"


Icy   Dico Tools
Shiny and slick as with a thin coating of ice; "roads and trees glazed with an icy film"


Icy   Dico Tools
Extremely cold; "an arctic climate"; "a frigid day"; "gelid waters of the North Atlantic"; "glacial winds"; "icy hands"; "polar weather"


Icy   Dico Tools
Devoid of warmth and cordiality; expressive of unfriendliness or disdain; "a frigid greeting"; "got a frosty reception"; "a frozen look on their faces"; "a glacial handshake"; "icy stare"; "wintry smile"


Id   Dico Tools
(psychoanalysis) primitive instincts and energies underlying all psychic activity


ID   Dico Tools
A card or badge used to identify the bearer; "you had to show your ID in order to get in"


ID   Dico Tools
A state in the Rocky Mountains


IDA   Dico Tools
An agency of the United Nations affiliated with the World Bank


Idaho   Dico Tools
A state in the Rocky Mountains


Idahoan   Dico Tools
A resident of Idaho


Idaho_Falls   Dico Tools
A town in southeastern Idaho on the Snake River


IDDM   Dico Tools
Severe diabetes mellitus with an early onset; characterized by polyuria and excessive thirst and increased appetite and weight loss and episodic ketoacidosis; diet and insulin injections are required to control the disease


Idea   Dico Tools
An approximate calculation of quantity or degree or worth; "an estimate of what it would cost"; "a rough idea how long it would take"


Idea   Dico Tools
The content of cognition; the main thing you are thinking about; "it was not a good idea"; "the thought never entered my mind"


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A personal view; "he has an idea that we don''t like him"


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Idea   Dico Tools
Your intention; what you intend to do; "he had in mind to see his old teacher"; "the idea of the game is to capture all the pieces"


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(music) melodic subject of a musical composition; "the theme is announced in the first measures"; "the accompanist picked up the idea and elaborated it"


Ideal   Dico Tools
The idea of something that is perfect; something that one hopes to attain


Ideal   Dico Tools
Model of excellence or perfection of a kind; one having no equal


Ideal   Dico Tools
Constituting or existing only in the form of an idea or mental image or conception; "a poem or essay may be typical of its period in idea or ideal content"


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Conforming to an ultimate standard of perfection or excellence; embodying an ideal


Ideal   Dico Tools
Of or relating to the philosophical doctrine of the reality of ideas


Idealisation   Dico Tools
A portrayal of something as ideal; "the idealization of rural life was very misleading"


Idealisation   Dico Tools
Something that exists only as an idea


Idealisation   Dico Tools
(psychiatry) a defense mechanism that splits something you are ambivalent about into two representations--one good and one bad


Idealise   Dico Tools
Form ideals; "Man has always idealized"


Idealise   Dico Tools
Consider or render as ideal; "She idealized her husband after his death"


Idealised   Dico Tools
Exalted to an ideal perfection or excellence


Idealism   Dico Tools
Elevated ideals or conduct; the quality of believing that ideals should be pursued


Idealism   Dico Tools
Impracticality by virtue of thinking of things in their ideal form rather than as they really are


Idealism   Dico Tools
(philosophy) the philosophical theory that ideas are the only reality


Idealist   Dico Tools
Someone guided more by ideals than by practical considerations


Idealistic   Dico Tools
Of high moral or intellectual value; elevated in nature or style; "an exalted ideal"; "argue in terms of high-flown ideals"- Oliver Franks; "a noble and lofty concept"


Idealistic   Dico Tools
Of or relating to the philosophical doctrine of the reality of ideas


Ideality   Dico Tools
The quality of being ideal


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Idealization   Dico Tools
A portrayal of something as ideal; "the idealization of rural life was very misleading"


Idealization   Dico Tools
Something that exists only as an idea


Idealization   Dico Tools
(psychiatry) a defense mechanism that splits something you are ambivalent about into two representations--one good and one bad


Idealize   Dico Tools
Form ideals; "Man has always idealized"


Idealize   Dico Tools
Consider or render as ideal; "She idealized her husband after his death"


Idealized   Dico Tools
Exalted to an ideal perfection or excellence


Ideally   Dico Tools
In an ideal manner; "ideally, this will remove all problems"


Ideal_gas   Dico Tools
A hypothetical gas with molecules of negligible size that exert no intermolecular forces


Ideal_solid   Dico Tools
Any one of five solids whose faces are congruent regular polygons and whose polyhedral angles are all congruent


Ideate   Dico Tools
Form a mental image of something that is not present or that is not the case; "Can you conceive of him as the president?"


Ideation   Dico Tools
The process of forming and relating ideas


Ideational   Dico Tools
Being (or being of the nature of) a notion or concept; "a plan abstract and conceptional"; "to improve notional comprehension"; "a notional response to the question"


Idempotent   Dico Tools
Unchanged in value following multiplication by itself; "this matrix is idempotent"


Identical   Dico Tools
(of twins) derived from a single egg or ovum; "identical twins are monovular"


Identical   Dico Tools
Coinciding exactly when superimposed; "identical triangles"


Identical   Dico Tools
Having properties with uniform values along all axes


Identical   Dico Tools
Exactly alike; incapable of being perceived as different; "rows of identical houses"; "cars identical except for their license plates"; "they wore indistinguishable hats"


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Being the exact same one; not any other:; "this is the identical room we stayed in before"; "the themes of his stories are one and the same"; "saw the selfsame quotation in two newspapers"; "on this very spot"; "the very thing he said yesterday"; "the ver


Identically   Dico Tools
With complete identity; in an identical manner; "he is fitted with an identically similar one"


Identicalness   Dico Tools
Exact sameness; "they shared an identity of interests"


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Identical_twin   Dico Tools
Either of two twins developed from the same fertilized ovum (having the same genetic material)


Identifiable   Dico Tools
Possible to identify


Identifiably   Dico Tools
In an identifiable manner; "they were identifiably different"


Identification   Dico Tools
The act of designating or identifying something


Identification   Dico Tools
Attribution to yourself (consciously or unconsciously) of the characteristics of another person (or group of persons)


Identification   Dico Tools
The process of recognizing something or someone by remembering; "a politician whose recall of names was as remarkable as his recognition of faces"; "experimental psychologists measure the elapsed time from the onset of the stimulus to its recognition by t


Identification   Dico Tools
Evidence of identity; something that identifies a person or thing


Identification   Dico Tools
The condition of having your identity established; "the thief''s identification was followed quickly by his arrest"


Identification_number   Dico Tools
A numeral or string of numerals that is used for identification; "she refused to give them her Social Security number"


Identified   Dico Tools
Having the identity known or established; "the identified bodies were released for burial"


Identifier   Dico Tools
A symbol that establishes the identity of the one bearing it


Identify   Dico Tools
Consider to be equal or the same; "He identified his brother as one of the fugitives"


Identify   Dico Tools
Recognize as being; establish the identity of someone or something; "She identified the man on the ''wanted'' poster"


Identify   Dico Tools
Identify as in botany or biology, for example


Identify   Dico Tools
Consider (oneself) as similar to somebody else; "He identified with the refugees"


Identify   Dico Tools
Conceive of as united or associated; "Sex activity is closely identified with the hypothalamus"


Identify   Dico Tools
Give the name or identifying characteristics of; refer to by name or some other identifying characteristic property; "Many senators were named in connection with the scandal"; "The almanac identifies the auspicious months"


Identifying(a)   Dico Tools
Serving to distinguish or identify a species or group; "the distinguishing mark of the species is its plumage"; "distinctive tribal tattoos"; "we were asked to describe any identifying marks or distinguishing features"


Identikit   Dico Tools
A likeness of a person''s face constructed from descriptions given to police; uses a set of transparencies of various facial features that can be combined to build up a picture of the person sought


Identikit_picture   Dico Tools
A likeness of a person''s face constructed from descriptions given to police; uses a set of transparencies of various facial features that can be combined to build up a picture of the person sought


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Identity   Dico Tools
The distinct personality of an individual regarded as a persisting entity; "you can lose your identity when you join the army"


Identity   Dico Tools
Exact sameness; "they shared an identity of interests"


Identity   Dico Tools
The individual characteristics by which a thing or person is recognized or known; "geneticists only recently discovered the identity of the gene that causes it"; "it was too dark to determine his identity"; "she guessed the identity of his lover"


Identity   Dico Tools
An operator that leaves unchanged the element on which it operates; "the identity under numerical multiplication is 1"


Identity_card   Dico Tools
A card certifying the identity of the bearer; "he had to show his card to get in"


Identity_crisis   Dico Tools
Distress and disorientation (especially in adolescence) resulting from conflicting pressures and uncertainty about and one''s self and one''s role in society


Identity_element   Dico Tools
An operator that leaves unchanged the element on which it operates; "the identity under numerical multiplication is 1"


Identity_matrix   Dico Tools
A scalar matrix in which all of the diagonal elements are unity


Identity_operator   Dico Tools
An operator that leaves unchanged the element on which it operates; "the identity under numerical multiplication is 1"


Identity_theft   Dico Tools
The co-option of another person''s personal information (e.g., name, social security number, credit card number, passport) without that person''s knowledge and the fraudulent use of such knowledge


Identity_verification   Dico Tools
The automatic identification of living individuals by using their physiological and behavioral characteristics; "negative identification can only be accomplished through biometric identification"; "if a pin or password is lost or forgotten it can be chang


Ideogram   Dico Tools
A graphic character used in ideography


Ideograph   Dico Tools
A graphic character used in ideography


Ideographic   Dico Tools
Of or relating to or consisting of ideograms


Ideographically   Dico Tools
In an idiographic manner; "it''s written ideographically"


Ideography   Dico Tools
The use of ideograms in writing


Ideologic   Dico Tools
Concerned with or suggestive of ideas; "an ideological argument"; "ideological application of a theory"; "the drama''s symbolism was very ideological"


Ideological   Dico Tools
Concerned with or suggestive of ideas; "an ideological argument"; "ideological application of a theory"; "the drama''s symbolism was very ideological"


Ideologically   Dico Tools
With respect to ideology; "ideologically, we do not see eye to eye"


Ideological_barrier   Dico Tools
A barrier to cooperation or interaction resulting from conflicting ideologies


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Ideologist   Dico Tools
An advocate of some ideology


Ideologue   Dico Tools
An advocate of some ideology


Ideology   Dico Tools
Imaginary or visionary theorization


Ideology   Dico Tools
An orientation that characterizes the thinking of a group or nation


Ides   Dico Tools
In the Roman calendar: the 15th of March or May or July or October or the 13th of any other month


Idesia   Dico Tools
Deciduous round-headed Asiatic tree widely grown in mild climates as an ornamental for its heart-shaped leaves and fragrant yellow-green flowers followed by hanging clusters of fleshy orange-red berries


Idesia_polycarpa   Dico Tools
Deciduous round-headed Asiatic tree widely grown in mild climates as an ornamental for its heart-shaped leaves and fragrant yellow-green flowers followed by hanging clusters of fleshy orange-red berries


IDF   Dico Tools
The ground and air and naval forces of Israel


Idiocy   Dico Tools
Extreme mental retardation


Idiographic   Dico Tools
Relating to or involving the study of individuals


Idiolatry   Dico Tools
Worship of yourself


Idiolect   Dico Tools
The language or speech of one individual at a particular period in life


Idiom   Dico Tools
The style of a particular artist or school or movement; "an imaginative orchestral idiom"


Idiom   Dico Tools
A manner of speaking that is natural to native speakers of a language


Idiom   Dico Tools
An expression whose meanings cannot be inferred from the meanings of the words that make it up


Idiom   Dico Tools
The usage or vocabulary that is characteristic of a specific group of people; "the immigrants spoke an odd dialect of English"; "he has a strong German accent"


Idiomatic   Dico Tools
Of or relating to or conforming to idiom; "idiomatic English"


Idiomatical   Dico Tools
Of or relating to or conforming to idiom; "idiomatic English"


Idiomatically   Dico Tools
In an idiomatic manner; "he expressed himself idiomatically"


Idiomatic_expression   Dico Tools
An expression whose meanings cannot be inferred from the meanings of the words that make it up


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Idiom_Neutral   Dico Tools
An artificial language proposed for use as an auxiliary international language; based on Volapuk but with a vocabulary selected on the basis of the maximum internationality of the roots


Idiopathic   Dico Tools
(of diseases) arising from an unknown cause; "idiopathic epilepsy"


Idiopathic_disease   Dico Tools
Any disease arising from internal dysfunctions of unknown cause


Idiopathic_disorder   Dico Tools
Any disease arising from internal dysfunctions of unknown cause


Idiopathic_hemochromatosis   Dico Tools
Inherited form of hemochromatosis


Idiopathic_thrombocytopenic_purpura   Dico Tools
Purpura associated with a reduction in circulating blood platelets which can result from a variety of factors


Idiopathy   Dico Tools
Any disease arising from internal dysfunctions of unknown cause


Idiosyncrasy   Dico Tools
A behavioral attribute that is distinctive and peculiar to an individual


Idiosyncratic   Dico Tools
Peculiar to the individual; "we all have our own idiosyncratic gestures"; "Michelangelo''s highly idiosyncratic style of painting"


Idiot   Dico Tools
A person of subnormal intelligence


Idiotic   Dico Tools
Having a mental age of three to seven years


Idiotic   Dico Tools
Insanely irresponsible; "an idiotic idea"


Idiotic   Dico Tools
Completely devoid of wisdom or good sense; "the absurd excuse that the dog ate his homework"; "that''s a cockeyed idea"; "ask a nonsensical question and get a nonsensical answer"; "a contribution so small as to be laughable"; "it is ludicrous to call a co


Idiotically   Dico Tools
In an idiotic manner; "what arouses the indignation of the honest satirist is not the fact that people in positions of power or influence behave idiotically"


Idiot_box   Dico Tools
A receiver that displays television images; "the British call a tv set a telly"


Idiot_light   Dico Tools
A colored warning light on an instrument panel (as for low oil pressure)


Idiot_savant   Dico Tools
Person who is mentally retarded in general but who displays remarkable aptitude in some limited field (usually involving memory)


Iditarod   Dico Tools
An important dogsled race run annually on the Iditarod Trail


Iditarod_Trail   Dico Tools
A trail that extends 1,100 miles from Anchorage over the Alaska Range to Nome


Iditarod_Trail_Dog_Sled_Race   Dico Tools
An important dogsled race run annually on the Iditarod Trail


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Idle   Dico Tools
Run disconnected or idle; "the engine is idling"


Idle   Dico Tools
Be idle; exist in a changeless situation; "The old man sat and stagnated on his porch"; "He slugged in bed all morning"


Idle   Dico Tools
Not in active use; "the machinery sat idle during the strike"; "idle hands"


Idle   Dico Tools
Not in action or at work; "an idle laborer"; "idle drifters"; "the idle rich"; "an idle mind"


Idle   Dico Tools
Not having a job; "idle carpenters"; "jobless transients"; "many people in the area were out of work"


Idle   Dico Tools
Not yielding a return; "dead capital"; "idle funds"


Idle   Dico Tools
Lacking a sense of restraint or responsibility; "idle talk"; "a loose tongue"


Idle   Dico Tools
Silly or trivial; "idle pleasure"; "light banter"; "light idle chatter"


Idle   Dico Tools
Without a basis in reason or fact; "baseless gossip"; "the allegations proved groundless"; "idle fears"; "unfounded suspicions"; "unwarranted jealousy"


Idleness   Dico Tools
Having no employment


Idleness   Dico Tools
The trait of being idle out of a reluctance to work


Idler   Dico Tools
Person who does no work; "a lazy bum"


Idler_pulley   Dico Tools
A pulley on a shaft that presses against a guide belt to guide or tighten it


Idle_pulley   Dico Tools
A pulley on a shaft that presses against a guide belt to guide or tighten it


Idle_talk   Dico Tools
Idle or foolish and irrelevant talk


Idle_wheel   Dico Tools
A pulley on a shaft that presses against a guide belt to guide or tighten it


Idle_words   Dico Tools
Empty rhetoric or insincere or exaggerated talk; "that''s a lot of wind"; "don''t give me any of that jazz"


Idling   Dico Tools
Having no employment


Idly   Dico Tools
In an idle manner; "this is what I always imagined myself doing in the south of France, sitting idly, drinking coffee, watching the people"


Ido   Dico Tools
An artificial language that is a revision and simplification of Esperanto


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Idocrase   Dico Tools
A green or yellow or brown mineral consisting of a hydrated silicate; it occurs as crystals in limestone and is used a gemstone


Idol   Dico Tools
A material effigy that is worshipped as a god; "thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image"; "money was his god"


Idol   Dico Tools
An ideal instance; a perfect embodiment of a concept


Idol   Dico Tools
Someone who is adored blindly and excessively


Idolater   Dico Tools
A person who worships idols


Idolatress   Dico Tools
A woman idolater


Idolatrous   Dico Tools
Blindly or excessively devoted or adoring


Idolatrous   Dico Tools
Relating to or practicing idolatry; "idolatrous worship"


Idolatrously   Dico Tools
In an idolatrous manner; "the people idolatrously worshipped the Golden Calf"


Idolatry   Dico Tools
The worship of idols; the worship of images that are not God


Idolatry   Dico Tools
Religious zeal; willingness to serve God


Idolisation   Dico Tools
Worshiping blindly and to excess


Idolisation   Dico Tools
The act of admiring strongly


Idolise   Dico Tools
Love unquestioningly and uncritically or to excess; venerate as an idol; "Many teenagers idolized the Beatles"


Idolised   Dico Tools
Regarded with deep or rapturous love (especially as if for a god); "adored grandchildren"; "an idolized wife"


Idoliser   Dico Tools
A person who worships idols


Idoliser   Dico Tools
A lover blind with admiration and devotion


Idolization   Dico Tools
Worshiping blindly and to excess


Idolization   Dico Tools
The act of admiring strongly


Idolize   Dico Tools
Love unquestioningly and uncritically or to excess; venerate as an idol; "Many teenagers idolized the Beatles"


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Idolized   Dico Tools
Regarded with deep or rapturous love (especially as if for a god); "adored grandchildren"; "an idolized wife"


Idolizer   Dico Tools
A person who worships idols


Idolizer   Dico Tools
A lover blind with admiration and devotion


Idol_worship   Dico Tools
The worship of idols; the worship of images that are not God


Idol_worshiper   Dico Tools
A person who worships idols


IDP   Dico Tools
Automatic data processing in which data acquisition and other stages or processing are integrated into a coherent system


Idria_columnaris   Dico Tools
Candlewood of Mexico and southwestern California having tall columnar stems and bearing honey-scented creamy yellow flowers


Idun   Dico Tools
Goddess of spring and wife of Bragi; guarded the apples that kept the gods eternally young


Idyll   Dico Tools
A short descriptive poem of rural or pastoral life


Idyll   Dico Tools
A musical composition that evokes rural life


Idyll   Dico Tools
An episode of such pastoral or romantic charm as to qualify as the subject of a poetic idyll


Idyllic   Dico Tools
Excellent and delightful in all respects; "an idyllic spot for a picnic"


Idyllic   Dico Tools
Suggestive of an idyll; charmingly simple and serene; "his idyllic life in Tahiti"; "the pastoral legends of America''s Golden Age"


Idyllically   Dico Tools
In an idyllic manner


Id_al-Adha   Dico Tools
The 10th day of Dhu''l Hijja; all Muslims attend a service in the mosques and those who are not pilgrims perform a ritual slaughter of a sheep (commemorating God''s ransom of Abraham''s son from sacrifice) and give at least a third of the meat to charity


Id_al-Fitr   Dico Tools
A Muslim day of feasting at the end of Ramadan


Id_est   Dico Tools
That is to say; in other words


Ie   Dico Tools
That is to say; in other words


Ieoh_Ming_Pei   Dico Tools
United States architect (born in China in 1917)


IFC   Dico Tools
A United Nations agency that invest directly in companies and guarantees loans to private investors; affiliated with the World Bank


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Iffy   Dico Tools
Subject to accident or chance or change; "a chancy appeal at best"; "getting that job was definitely fluky"; "a fluky wind"; "an iffy proposition"


If_not   Dico Tools
Perhaps; indicating possibility of being more remarkable (greater or better or sooner) than; "will yield 10% if not more"; "pretty if not actually beautiful"; "let''s meet tonight if not sooner"


Ig   Dico Tools
A class of proteins produced in lymph tissue in vertebrates and that function as antibodies in the immune response


IgA   Dico Tools
One of the most common of the five major classes of immunoglobulins; the chief antibody in the membranes of the gastrointestinal and respiratory tracts


Igbo   Dico Tools
A member of the largest ethnic group in southeastern Nigeria; "most Igbo are farmers"


IgD   Dico Tools
One of the five major classes of immunoglobulins; present in blood serum in small amounts


IgE   Dico Tools
One of the five major classes of immunoglobulins; present primarily in the skin and mucous membranes


IgG   Dico Tools
One of the five major classes of immunoglobulins; the main antibody defense against bacteria


Igigi   Dico Tools
Any of a group of heavenly spirits under the god Anu


Iglesias   Dico Tools
Spanish singer noted for his ballads and love songs (born in 1943)


Igloo   Dico Tools
An Eskimo hut; usually built of blocks (of sod or snow) in the shape of a dome


Iglu   Dico Tools
An Eskimo hut; usually built of blocks (of sod or snow) in the shape of a dome


IgM   Dico Tools
One of the five major classes of immunoglobulins; involved in fighting blood infections and in triggering production of immunoglobulin G


Ignace_Jan_Paderewski   Dico Tools
Polish pianist who in 1919 served as the first Prime Minister of independent Poland (1860-1941)


Ignace_Paderewski   Dico Tools
Polish pianist who in 1919 served as the first Prime Minister of independent Poland (1860-1941)


Ignatius   Dico Tools
Bishop of Antioch who was martyred under the Roman Emperor Trajan (died 110)


Ignatius_of_Loyola   Dico Tools
Spaniard and Roman Catholic theologian and founder of the Society of Jesus; a leading opponent of the Reformation (1491-1556)


Igneous   Dico Tools
Like or suggestive of fire; "the burning sand"; "a fiery desert wind"; "an igneous desert atmosphere"


Igneous   Dico Tools
Produced under conditions involving intense heat; "igneous rock is rock formed by solidification from a molten state; especially from molten magma"; "igneous fusion is fusion by heat alone"; "pyrogenic strata"


Igneous_rock   Dico Tools
Rock formed by the solidification of molten magma


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Ignescent   Dico Tools
Can emit sparks or burst into flame


Ignis_fatuus   Dico Tools
An illusion that misleads


Ignis_fatuus   Dico Tools
A pale light sometimes seen at night over marshy ground


Ignitable   Dico Tools
Possible to burn


Ignite   Dico Tools
Arouse or excite feelings and passions; "The ostentatious way of living of the rich ignites the hatred of the poor"; "The refugees'' fate stirred up compassion around the world"; "Wake old feelings of hatred"


Ignite   Dico Tools
Cause to start burning; subject to fire or great heat; "Great heat can ignite almost any dry matter"; "Light a cigarette"


Ignite   Dico Tools
Start to burn or burst into flames; "Marsh gases ignited suddenly"; "The oily rags combusted spontaneously"


Ignited   Dico Tools
Set afire; "the ignited paper"; "a kindled fire"


Igniter   Dico Tools
A device for lighting or igniting fuel or charges or fires; "do you have a light?"


Igniter   Dico Tools
A substance used to ignite or kindle a fire


Ignitible   Dico Tools
Possible to burn


Ignition   Dico Tools
The act of setting on fire or catching fire


Ignition   Dico Tools
The mechanism that ignites the fuel in an internal-combustion engine


Ignition   Dico Tools
The process of initiating combustion


Ignition_coil   Dico Tools
An induction coil that converts current from a battery into the high-voltage current required by spark plugs


Ignition_key   Dico Tools
A key that operates the ignition switch of an automotive engine


Ignition_lock   Dico Tools
A restraint incorporated into the ignition switch to prevent the use of a vehicle by persons who do not have the key


Ignition_switch   Dico Tools
Switch that operates a solenoid that closes a circuit to operate the starter


Ignition_system   Dico Tools
The mechanism that ignites the fuel in an internal-combustion engine


Ignitor   Dico Tools
A device for lighting or igniting fuel or charges or fires; "do you have a light?"


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Ignitor   Dico Tools
A substance used to ignite or kindle a fire


Ignoble   Dico Tools
Completely lacking nobility in character or quality or purpose; "something cowardly and ignoble in his attitude"; "I think it a less evil that some criminals should escape than that the government should play an ignoble part"- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.


Ignoble   Dico Tools
Not of the nobility; "of ignoble (or ungentle) birth"; "untitled civilians"


Ignobleness   Dico Tools
The quality of being ignoble


Ignobly   Dico Tools
In a currish manner; meanspiritedly; "he behaved ignobly"


Ignominious   Dico Tools
(used of conduct or character) deserving or bringing disgrace or shame; "Man...has written one of his blackest records as a destroyer on the oceanic islands"- Rachel Carson; "an ignominious retreat"; "inglorious defeat"; "an opprobrious monument to human


Ignominiously   Dico Tools
In a dishonorably manner or to a dishonorable degree; "his grades were disgracefully low"


Ignominiousness   Dico Tools
Unworthiness meriting public disgrace and dishonor


Ignominy   Dico Tools
A state of dishonor; "one mistake brought shame to all his family"; "suffered the ignominy of being sent to prison"


Ignoramus   Dico Tools
An ignorant person


Ignorance   Dico Tools
The lack of knowledge or education


Ignorant   Dico Tools
Used of things; lacking sense or awareness; "ignorant hope"; "fine innocent weather"


Ignorant   Dico Tools
Ignorant of the fundamentals of a given art or branch of knowledge; "ignorant of quantum mechanics"; "musically illiterate"


Ignorant   Dico Tools
Lacking general education or knowledge; "an ignorant man"; "nescient of contemporary literature"; "an unlearned group incapable of understanding complex issues"; "exhibiting contempt for his unlettered companions"


Ignorant   Dico Tools
Lacking information or knowledge; "an unknowledgeable assistant"


Ignorant   Dico Tools
Lacking basic knowledge; "how can someone that age be so ignorant?"; "inexperienced and new to the real world"


Ignorant   Dico Tools
Lacking knowledge or skill; "unversed in the jargon of the social scientist"


Ignorantly   Dico Tools
In ignorance; in an ignorant manner; "they lived ignorantly in their own small world"


Ignorantness   Dico Tools
Ignorance (especially of orthodox beliefs)


Ignoratio_elenchi   Dico Tools
The logical fallacy of supposing that an argument proving an irrelevant point has proved the point at issue


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Ignore   Dico Tools
Be ignorant of or in the dark about


Ignore   Dico Tools
Give little or no attention to; "Disregard the errors"


Ignore   Dico Tools
Bar from attention or consideration; "She dismissed his advances"


Ignore   Dico Tools
Refuse to acknowledge; "She cut him dead at the meeting"


Ignore   Dico Tools
Fail to notice


Ignored   Dico Tools
Disregarded; "his cries were unheeded"; "Shaw''s neglected one-act comedy, `A Village Wooing''"; "her ignored advice"


Igor_Fyodorovich_Stravinsky   Dico Tools
Composer who was born in Russia but lived in the United States after 1939 (1882-1971)


Igor_Ivanovich_Sikorsky   Dico Tools
United States industrialist (born in Russia) who designed the first four-engine airplane and the first mass-produced helicopter (1889-1972)


Igor_Sikorsky   Dico Tools
United States industrialist (born in Russia) who designed the first four-engine airplane and the first mass-produced helicopter (1889-1972)


Igor_Stravinsky   Dico Tools
Composer who was born in Russia but lived in the United States after 1939 (1882-1971)


Igor_Tamm   Dico Tools
Russian physicist (1895-1971)


Igor_Yevgeneevich_Tamm   Dico Tools
Russian physicist (1895-1971)


Iguana   Dico Tools
Large herbivorous tropical American arboreal lizards with a spiny crest along the back; used as human food in Central America and South America


Iguana_iguana   Dico Tools
Large herbivorous tropical American arboreal lizards with a spiny crest along the back; used as human food in Central America and South America


Iguania   Dico Tools
New World lizards


Iguanid   Dico Tools
Lizards of the New World and Madagascar and some Pacific islands; typically having a long tail and bright throat patch in males


Iguanidae   Dico Tools
New World lizards


Iguanid_lizard   Dico Tools
Lizards of the New World and Madagascar and some Pacific islands; typically having a long tail and bright throat patch in males


Iguanodon   Dico Tools
Massive herbivorous bipedal dinosaur with a long heavy tail; common in Europe and northern Africa; early Cretaceous period


Iguanodontidae   Dico Tools
Iguanodons


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Iguassu   Dico Tools
A large waterfall on the border between Argentina and Brazil


Iguassu_Falls   Dico Tools
A large waterfall on the border between Argentina and Brazil


Iguazu   Dico Tools
A large waterfall on the border between Argentina and Brazil


Iguazu_Falls   Dico Tools
A large waterfall on the border between Argentina and Brazil


II   Dico Tools
The cardinal number that is the sum of one and one or a numeral representing this number


Ii   Dico Tools
Being one more than one; "he received two messages"


III   Dico Tools
The cardinal number that is the sum of one and one and one


Iii   Dico Tools
Being one more than two


III_John   Dico Tools
The third New Testament epistle traditionally attributed to Saint John the Apostle


IIS   Dico Tools
The most notorious and possibly the most important arm of Iraq''s security system; "the Iraqi Mukhabarat has been involved in numerous terrorist activities"


II_Chronicles   Dico Tools
The second of two Old Testament books telling the history of Judah and Israel until the return from the Babylonian Captivity in 536 BC


II_Corinthians   Dico Tools
A New Testament book containing the second epistle from Saint Paul to the church at Corinth


II_Esdras   Dico Tools
An Apocryphal book of angelic revelations


II_John   Dico Tools
The second New Testament epistle traditionally attributed to Saint John the Apostle


II_Kings   Dico Tools
The second of two Old Testament books telling the histories of the kings of Judah and Israel


II_Maccabees   Dico Tools
An Apocryphal book describing the life of Judas Maccabaeus


II_Peter   Dico Tools
The second New Testament book traditionally attributed to Saint Peter the Apostle


II_Samuel   Dico Tools
The second of two books of the Old Testament that tell of Saul and David


II_Thessalonians   Dico Tools
A New Testament book containing Saint Paul''s seceond epistle to the Thessalonians


II_Timothy   Dico Tools
A New Testament book containing Saint Paul''s second epistle to Timothy; contains advice on pastoral matters


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IJssel   Dico Tools
A river in the central Netherlands flowing north to the IJsselmeer


IJsselmeer   Dico Tools
A shallow lake in northwestern Netherlands created in 1932 by building a dam across the entrance to the Zuider Zee


IJssel_river   Dico Tools
A river in the central Netherlands flowing north to the IJsselmeer


Ijtihad   Dico Tools
The endeavor of a Moslem scholar to derive a rule of divine law from the Koran and Hadith without relying on the views of other scholars; by the end of the 10th century theologians decided that debate on such matters would be closed and Muslim theology an


Ike   Dico Tools
United States general who supervised the invasion of Normandy and the defeat of Nazi Germany; 34th President of the United States (1890-1961)


Ikhanaton   Dico Tools
Early ruler of Egypt who rejected the old gods and replaced them with sun worship (died in 1358 BC)


Ikon   Dico Tools
A conventional religious painting in oil on a small wooden panel; venerated in the Eastern Church


Ikon   Dico Tools
A visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface; "they showed us the pictures of their wedding"; "a movie is a series of images projected so rapidly that the eye integrates them"


IL   Dico Tools
A Midwest state in north-central United States


Il   Dico Tools
Being nine more than forty


Ilama   Dico Tools
Whitish tropical fruit with a pinkish tinge related to custard apples; grown in the southern United States


Ilama   Dico Tools
Tropical American tree grown in southern United States having a whitish pink-tinged fruit


Ilama_tree   Dico Tools
Tropical American tree grown in southern United States having a whitish pink-tinged fruit


Ilang-ilang   Dico Tools
Evergreen Asian tree with aromatic greenish-yellow flowers yielding a volatile oil; widely grown in the tropics as an ornamental


Ilang-ilang   Dico Tools
Oil distilled from flowers of the ilang-ilang tree; used in perfumery


Ile-de-France   Dico Tools
A region of north central France including Paris and the area around it


Ile-St-Louis   Dico Tools
Island in Paris on the Seine


Ileal_artery   Dico Tools
Branch of the superior mesenteric artery that supplies the ileum


Ileitis   Dico Tools
Inflammation of the ileum


Ileocecal_valve   Dico Tools
Valve between the ileum of the small intestine and the cecum of the large intestine; prevents material from flowing back from the large to the small intestine


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Ileocolic_artery   Dico Tools
An artery that originates from the superior mesenteric artery and supplies the terminal part of the ileum and the cecum and the vermiform appendix and the ascending colon


Ileocolic_vein   Dico Tools
A vein that drains the end of the ileum and the appendix and the cecum and the lower part of the ascending colon


Ileostomy   Dico Tools
Surgical procedure that creates an opening from the ileum through the abdominal wall to function as an anus; performed in cases of cancer of the colon or ulcerative colitis


Iles_Comores   Dico Tools
Three main islands and numerous islets in the Indian Ocean between Mozambique and Madagascar


Iles_Marquises   Dico Tools
A group of volcanic islands in the south central Pacific; part of French Polynesia


Ileum   Dico Tools
The part of the small intestine between the jejunum and the cecum


Ileus   Dico Tools
Blockage of the intestine (especially the ileum) that prevents the contents of the intestine from passing to the lower bowel


Ilex   Dico Tools
A large genus of dicotyledonous trees and shrubs of the family Aquifoliaceae that have small flowers and berries (including hollies)


Ilex_cornuta   Dico Tools
Dense rounded evergreen shrub of China having spiny leaves; widely cultivated as an ornamental


Ilex_decidua   Dico Tools
Deciduous shrub of southeastern and central United States


Ilex_glabra   Dico Tools
Evergreen holly of eastern North America with oblong leathery leaves and small black berries


Ilex_paraguariensis   Dico Tools
South American holly; leaves used in making a drink like tea


Iliac   Dico Tools
Of or relating to the ilium


Iliac_artery   Dico Tools
One of the large arteries supplying blood to the pelvis and legs


Iliac_vein   Dico Tools
One of three veins draining the pelvic area


Iliad   Dico Tools
A Greek epic poem (attributed to Homer) describing the siege of Troy


Iliamna   Dico Tools
Small genus of perennial herbs or subshrubs; some often placed in other genera


Iliamna_acerifolia   Dico Tools
Perennial of northwestern United States and western Canada resembling a hollyhock and having white or pink flowers


Iliamna_remota   Dico Tools
A rare mallow found only in Illinois resembling the common hollyhock and having pale rose-mauve flowers; sometimes placed in genus Sphaeralcea


Iliamna_ruvularis   Dico Tools
Perennial of northwestern United States and western Canada resembling a hollyhock and having white or pink flowers


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Ilich_Ramirez_Sanchez   Dico Tools
Venezuelan master terrorist raised by a Marxist-Leninist father; trained and worked with many terrorist groups (born in 1949)


Ilich_Sanchez   Dico Tools
Venezuelan master terrorist raised by a Marxist-Leninist father; trained and worked with many terrorist groups (born in 1949)


Iliolumbar_artery   Dico Tools
An artery that originates in the internal iliac artery and supplies the pelvic muscles and bones


Iliolumbar_vein   Dico Tools
A branch of the internal iliac vein


Ilion   Dico Tools
An ancient city in Asia Minor that was the site of the Trojan War


Ilium   Dico Tools
The upper and widest of the three bones making up the hipbone


Ilium   Dico Tools
An ancient city in Asia Minor that was the site of the Trojan War


Ilk   Dico Tools
A kind of person; "I don''t like people of his ilk"


Ill   Dico Tools
An often persistent bodily disorder or disease; a cause for complaining


Ill   Dico Tools
Presaging ill-fortune; "ill omens"; "ill predictions"; "my words with inauspicious thunderings shook heaven"- P.B.Shelley; "a dead and ominous silence prevailed"; "a by-election at a time highly unpropitious for the Government"


Ill   Dico Tools
Distressing; "ill manners"; "of ill repute"


Ill   Dico Tools
Resulting in suffering or adversity; "ill effects"; "it''s an ill wind that blows no good"


Ill   Dico Tools
Indicating hostility or enmity; "you certainly did me an ill turn"; "ill feelings"; "ill will"


Ill   Dico Tools
Not in good physical or mental health; "ill from the monotony of his suffering"


Ill   Dico Tools
(`ill'' is often used as a combining form) in a poor or improper or unsatisfactory manner; not well; "he was ill prepared"; "it ill befits a man to betray old friends"; "the car runs badly"; "he performed badly on the exam"; "the team played poorly"; "ill


Ill   Dico Tools
With difficulty or inconvenience; scarcely or hardly; "we can ill afford to buy a new car just now"


Ill   Dico Tools
Unfavorably or with disapproval; "tried not to speak ill of the dead"; "thought badly of him for his lack of concern"


Ill-advised   Dico Tools
Without careful prior deliberation or counsel; "ill-advised efforts"; "it would be ill-advised to accept the offer"; "took the unadvised measure of going public with the accusations"; "ill-advised efforts"


Ill-affected   Dico Tools
Discontented as toward authority


Ill-being   Dico Tools
Lack of prosperity or happiness or health


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Ill-bred   Dico Tools
(of persons) lacking in refinement or grace


Ill-breeding   Dico Tools
Impoliteness resulting from ignorance


Ill-chosen   Dico Tools
Not elegant or graceful in expression; "an awkward prose style"; "a clumsy apology"; "his cumbersome writing style"; "if the rumor is true, can anything be more inept than to repeat it now?"


Ill-conceived   Dico Tools
Poorly conceived or thought out; "an ill-conceived plan to take over the company"


Ill-considered   Dico Tools
Not given careful consideration; "ill-considered actions often result in disaster"; "an ill-judged attempt"


Ill-defined   Dico Tools
Poorly stated or described; "he confuses the reader with ill-defined terms and concepts"


Ill-equipped   Dico Tools
Poorly supplied with physical equipment; "the school was ill-equipped"


Ill-famed   Dico Tools
Having an exceedingly bad reputation; "a notorious gangster"; "the tenderloin district was notorious for vice"


Ill-fated   Dico Tools
Marked by or promising bad fortune; "their business venture was doomed from the start"; "an ill-fated business venture"; "an ill-starred romance"; "the unlucky prisoner was again put in irons"- W.H.Prescott


Ill-favored   Dico Tools
Usually used of a face; "an ill-favored countenance"


Ill-favoured   Dico Tools
Usually used of a face; "an ill-favored countenance"


Ill-fed   Dico Tools
Not getting adequate food; "gaunt underfed children"; "badly undernourished"


Ill-formed   Dico Tools
Not grammatical; not conforming to the rules of grammar or accepted usage


Ill-gotten   Dico Tools
Obtained illegally or by improper means; "dirty money"; "ill-gotten gains"


Ill-humored   Dico Tools
Brusque and surly and forbidding; "crusty remarks"; "a crusty old man"; "his curmudgeonly temper"; "gruff manner"; "a gruff reply"


Ill-humoured   Dico Tools
Brusque and surly and forbidding; "crusty remarks"; "a crusty old man"; "his curmudgeonly temper"; "gruff manner"; "a gruff reply"


Ill-judged   Dico Tools
Not given careful consideration; "ill-considered actions often result in disaster"; "an ill-judged attempt"


Ill-mannered   Dico Tools
Socially incorrect in behavior; "resentment flared at such an unmannered intrusion"


Ill-natured   Dico Tools
Having an irritable and unpleasant disposition; "an ill-natured disagreeable old man"


Ill-omened   Dico Tools
Marked by or promising bad fortune; "their business venture was doomed from the start"; "an ill-fated business venture"; "an ill-starred romance"; "the unlucky prisoner was again put in irons"- W.H.Prescott


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Ill-proportioned   Dico Tools
Lacking pleasing proportions


Ill-proportioned   Dico Tools
Out of proportion in shape


Ill-shapen   Dico Tools
So badly formed or out of shape as to be ugly; "deformed thalidomide babies"; "his poor distorted limbs"; "an ill-shapen vase"; "a limp caused by a malformed foot"; "misshapen old fingers"


Ill-sorted   Dico Tools
Not easy to combine harmoniously


Ill-starred   Dico Tools
Marked by or promising bad fortune; "their business venture was doomed from the start"; "an ill-fated business venture"; "an ill-starred romance"; "the unlucky prisoner was again put in irons"- W.H.Prescott


Ill-tempered   Dico Tools
Perversely irritable


Ill-timed(a)   Dico Tools
Badly timed; "an ill-timed intervention"; "you think my intrusion unseasonable"; "an untimely remark"; "it was the wrong moment for a joke"


Ill-treat   Dico Tools
Treat badly; "This boss abuses his workers"; "She is always stepping on others to get ahead"


Ill-treated   Dico Tools
Physically abused; "an abused wife"


Ill-treatment   Dico Tools
Cruel or inhumane treatment


Ill-usage   Dico Tools
Cruel or inhumane treatment


Ill-use   Dico Tools
Treat badly; "This boss abuses his workers"; "She is always stepping on others to get ahead"


Ill-used   Dico Tools
Of persons; taken advantage of; "after going out of his way to help his friend get the job he felt not appreciated but used"


Illampu   Dico Tools
A mountain peak in the Andes in Bolivia (20,870 feet high)


Illation   Dico Tools
The reasoning involved in drawing a conclusion or making a logical judgment on the basis of circumstantial evidence and prior conclusions rather than on the basis of direct observation


Illative   Dico Tools
Expressing or preceding an inference; "`therefore'' is an illative word"


Illative   Dico Tools
Resembling or dependent on or arrived at by inference; "an illative conclusion"; "inferential reasoning"


Illative   Dico Tools
Relating to or having the nature of illation or inference; "the illative faculty of the mind"


Illecebrum   Dico Tools
1 species: coral necklace


Illecebrum_verticullatum   Dico Tools
Glabrous annual with slender taproot and clusters of white flowers; western Europe especially western Mediterranean and Atlantic coastal areas


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Illegal   Dico Tools
Prohibited by law or by official or accepted rules; "an illegal chess move"


Illegalise   Dico Tools
Declare illegal; outlaw; "Marijuana is criminalized in the U.S."


Illegality   Dico Tools
Unlawfulness by virtue of violating some legal statute


Illegalize   Dico Tools
Declare illegal; outlaw; "Marijuana is criminalized in the U.S."


Illegally   Dico Tools
In an illegal manner; "they dumped the waste illegally"


Illegal_possession   Dico Tools
Possession of controlled substances


Illegibility   Dico Tools
Writing (print or handwriting) that cannot be deciphered


Illegible   Dico Tools
(of handwriting, print, etc.) not legible; "illegible handwriting"


Illegibly   Dico Tools
In an illegible manner; "this student writes illegibly"


Illegitimacy   Dico Tools
Unlawfulness by virtue of not being authorized by or in accordance with law


Illegitimacy   Dico Tools
The status of being born to parents who were not married


Illegitimate   Dico Tools
The illegitimate offspring of unmarried parents


Illegitimate   Dico Tools
Contrary to or forbidden by law; "an illegitimate seizure of power"; "illicit trade"; "an outlaw strike"; "unlawful measures"


Illegitimate   Dico Tools
Of marriages and offspring; not recognized as lawful


Illegitimately   Dico Tools
Of biological parents not married to each other; "this child was born illegitimately"


Illegitimately   Dico Tools
In a manner disapproved or not allowed by custom; "He acted illegitimately when he increased the rent fourfold"


Illegitimate_child   Dico Tools
The illegitimate offspring of unmarried parents


Illegitimate_enterprise   Dico Tools
An illegal enterprise (such as extortion or fraud or drug peddling or prostitution) carried on for profit


Illiberal   Dico Tools
Narrow-minded about cherished opinions


Illiberality   Dico Tools
A disposition not to be liberal (generous) with money


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Illiberally   Dico Tools
In a narrow-minded manner; "his illiberally biased way of thinking"


Illicit   Dico Tools
Contrary to or forbidden by law; "an illegitimate seizure of power"; "illicit trade"; "an outlaw strike"; "unlawful measures"


Illicit   Dico Tools
Contrary to accepted morality (especially sexual morality) or convention; "an illicit association with his secretary"


Illicitly   Dico Tools
In an illegal manner; "they dumped the waste illegally"


Illicitly   Dico Tools
In a manner disapproved or not allowed by custom; "He acted illegitimately when he increased the rent fourfold"


Illicitness   Dico Tools
The quality of not conforming strictly to law


Illicium   Dico Tools
Anise trees: evergreen trees with aromatic leaves


Illicium_anisatum   Dico Tools
Small shrubby tree of Japan and Taiwan; flowers are not fragrant


Illicium_floridanum   Dico Tools
Small shrubby tree with purple flowers; found in wet soils of southeastern United States


Illicium_verum   Dico Tools
Small tree of China and Vietnam bearing anise-scented star-shaped fruit used in food and medicinally as a carminative


Illimani   Dico Tools
A mountain peak in the Andes in Bolivia (21,201 feet high)


Illimitable   Dico Tools
Without limits in extent or size or quantity; "immeasurable vastness of our solar system"


Illinois   Dico Tools
The Algonquian language of the Illinois and Miami peoples


Illinois   Dico Tools
A Midwest state in north-central United States


Illinois   Dico Tools
A member of the Algonquian people formerly of Illinois and regions to the west


Illinoisan   Dico Tools
A resident of Illinois


Illinois_River   Dico Tools
A river in Illinois that flows southwest to the Mississippi River


Illiteracy   Dico Tools
An inability to read


Illiteracy   Dico Tools
Ignorance resulting from not reading


Illiterate   Dico Tools
A person unable to read


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Illiterate   Dico Tools
Ignorant of the fundamentals of a given art or branch of knowledge; "ignorant of quantum mechanics"; "musically illiterate"


Illiterate   Dico Tools
Not able to read or write


Illiterate_person   Dico Tools
A person unable to read


Illness   Dico Tools
Impairment of normal physiological function affecting part or all of an organism


Illogic   Dico Tools
Invalid or incorrect reasoning


Illogical   Dico Tools
Lacking orderly continuity; "a confused set of instructions"; "a confused dream about the end of the world"; "disconnected fragments of a story"; "scattered thoughts"


Illogical   Dico Tools
Lacking in correct logical relation


Illogicality   Dico Tools
Invalid or incorrect reasoning


Illogically   Dico Tools
In an illogical manner; "she acted illogically under the pressure"


Illogicalness   Dico Tools
Invalid or incorrect reasoning


Illume   Dico Tools
Make lighter or brighter; "This lamp lightens the room a bit"


Illuminance   Dico Tools
The luminous flux incident on a unit area


Illuminant   Dico Tools
Something that can serve as a source of light


Illuminate   Dico Tools
Make lighter or brighter; "This lamp lightens the room a bit"


Illuminate   Dico Tools
Make free from confusion or ambiguity; make clear; "Could you clarify these remarks?"; "Clear up the question of who is at fault"


Illuminate   Dico Tools
Add embellishments and paintings to (medieval manuscripts)


Illuminated   Dico Tools
Provided with artificial light; "illuminated advertising"; "looked up at the lighted windows"; "a brightly lit room"; "a well-lighted stairwell"


Illuminating   Dico Tools
Providing light; "the sun''s illuminating rays"


Illuminating   Dico Tools
Highly enlightening; making understandable or clarifying; "an illuminating lecture"; "illuminating pieces of information"


Illumination   Dico Tools
Painting or drawing included in a book (especially in illuminated medieval manuscripts)


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Illumination   Dico Tools
The luminous flux incident on a unit area


Illumination   Dico Tools
An interpretation that removes obstacles to understanding; "the professor''s clarification helped her to understand the textbook"


Illumination   Dico Tools
The degree of visibility of your environment


Illumination   Dico Tools
A condition of spiritual awareness; divine illumination; "follow God''s light"


Illumination_unit   Dico Tools
A measure of illumination


Illumine   Dico Tools
Make lighter or brighter; "This lamp lightens the room a bit"


Illusion   Dico Tools
An illusory feat; considered magical by naive observers


Illusion   Dico Tools
The act of deluding; deception by creating illusory ideas


Illusion   Dico Tools
Something many people believe that is false; "they have the illusion that I am very wealthy"


Illusion   Dico Tools
An erroneous mental representation


Illusional   Dico Tools
Marked by or producing illusion; "illusionary stage effects"


Illusionary   Dico Tools
Marked by or producing illusion; "illusionary stage effects"


Illusionist   Dico Tools
Someone who performs magic tricks to amuse an audience


Illusionist   Dico Tools
A person with unusual powers of foresight


Illusive   Dico Tools
Based on or having the nature of an illusion; "illusive hopes of of finding a better job"; "Secret activities offer presidents the alluring but often illusory promise that they can achieve foreign policy goals without the bothersome debate and open decisi


Illusory   Dico Tools
Based on or having the nature of an illusion; "illusive hopes of of finding a better job"; "Secret activities offer presidents the alluring but often illusory promise that they can achieve foreign policy goals without the bothersome debate and open decisi


Illustrate   Dico Tools
Clarify by giving an example of


Illustrate   Dico Tools
E.g., illustrate a book with drawings


Illustrate   Dico Tools
Depict with an illustration


Illustration   Dico Tools
A visual representation (a picture or diagram) that is used make some subject more pleasing or easier to understand


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Illustration   Dico Tools
An item of information that is representative of a type; "this patient provides a typical example of the syndrome"; "there is an example on page 10"


Illustration   Dico Tools
Showing by example


Illustration   Dico Tools
Artwork that helps make something clear or attractive


Illustrative   Dico Tools
Clarifying by use of examples


Illustrative   Dico Tools
Serving to demonstrate


Illustrator   Dico Tools
An artist who makes illustrations (for books or magazines or advertisements etc.)


Illustrious   Dico Tools
Having or conferring glory; "an illustrious achievement"


Illustrious   Dico Tools
Widely known and esteemed; "a famous actor"; "a celebrated musician"; "a famed scientist"; "an illustrious judge"; "a notable historian"; "a renowned painter"


Illustrious   Dico Tools
Having or worthy of pride; "redoubtable scholar of the Renaissance"; "born of a redoubtable family"


Illustriously   Dico Tools
In an illustrious manner; "Einstein, the illustriously famous physicist of the 20th century"


Illyria   Dico Tools
An uncertain region on the east shore of the Adriatic where an ancient Indo-European people once lived


Illyrian   Dico Tools
A minor and almost extinct branch of the Indo-European languages; spoken along the Dalmatian coast


Ill_at_ease(p)   Dico Tools
Not at ease socially; unsure and constrained in manner; "awkward and reserved at parties"; "ill at ease among eddies of people he didn''t know"; "was always uneasy with strangers"


Ill_fame   Dico Tools
The state of being known for some unfavorable act or quality


Ill_health   Dico Tools
A state in which you are unable to function normally and without pain


Ill_humor   Dico Tools
An angry and disagreeable mood


Ill_humour   Dico Tools
An angry and disagreeable mood


Ill_luck   Dico Tools
An unfortunate state resulting from unfavorable outcomes


Ill_nature   Dico Tools
A disagreeable, irritable, or malevolent disposition


Ill_service   Dico Tools
An act intended to help that turns out badly; "he did them a disservice"


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Ill_temper   Dico Tools
A persisting angry mood


Ill_timed(p)   Dico Tools
Badly timed; "an ill-timed intervention"; "you think my intrusion unseasonable"; "an untimely remark"; "it was the wrong moment for a joke"


Ill_turn   Dico Tools
An act intended to help that turns out badly; "he did them a disservice"


Ill_will   Dico Tools
A hostile (very unfriendly) disposition; "he could not conceal his hostility"


Ill_will   Dico Tools
The feeling of a hostile person; "he could no longer contain his hostility"


Ilmen   Dico Tools
A lake in northwestern Russia; drains through the Volkhov River into Lake Ladoga


Ilmenite   Dico Tools
A weakly magnetic black mineral found in metamorphic and plutonic rocks; an iron titanium oxide in crystalline form; a source of titanium


ILO   Dico Tools
The United Nations agency concerned with the interests of labor


Ilosone   Dico Tools
An antibiotic (trade name Erythrocin or E-Mycin or Ethril or Ilosone or Pediamycin) obtained from the actinomycete Streptomyces erythreus; effective against many Gram-positive bacteria and some Gram-negative


Ilx   Dico Tools
Being nine more than fifty


Ilxx   Dico Tools
Being nine more than sixty


Ilxxx   Dico Tools
Being nine more than seventy


Ilya_Ehrenberg   Dico Tools
Russian novelist (1891-1967)


Ilya_Grigorievich_Ehrenberg   Dico Tools
Russian novelist (1891-1967)


Ilya_Ilich_Metchnikov   Dico Tools
Russian bacteriologist in France who formulated the theory of phagocytosis (1845-1916)


Il_Duce   Dico Tools
Italian fascist dictator (1883-1945)


Image   Dico Tools
A representation of a person (especially in the form of sculpture); "the coin bears an effigy of Lincoln"; "the emperor''s tomb had his image carved in stone"


Image   Dico Tools
A visual representation (of an object or scene or person or abstraction) produced on a surface; "they showed us the pictures of their wedding"; "a movie is a series of images projected so rapidly that the eye integrates them"


Image   Dico Tools
(Jungian psychology) a personal facade that one presents to the world; "a public image is as fragile as Humpty Dumpty"


Image   Dico Tools
An iconic mental representation; "her imagination forced images upon her too awful to contemplate"


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Image   Dico Tools
A standard or typical example; "he is the prototype of good breeding"; "he provided America with an image of the good father"


Image   Dico Tools
Language used in a figurative or nonliteral sense


Image   Dico Tools
Someone who closely resembles a famous person (especially an actor); "he could be Gingrich''s double"; "she''s the very image of her mother"


Image   Dico Tools
Imagine; conceive of; see in one''s mind; "I can''t see him on horseback!"; "I can see what will happen"; "I can see a risk in this strategy"


Imagery   Dico Tools
The ability to form mental images of things or events; "he could still hear her in his imagination"


Image_breaker   Dico Tools
Someone who tries to destroy traditional ideas or institutions


Image_compression   Dico Tools
The compression of graphics for storage or transmission


Image_orthicon   Dico Tools
A now obsolete picture pickup tube in a television camera; electrons emitted from a photoemissive surface in proportion to the intensity of the incident light are focused onto the target causing secondary emission of electrons


Image_scanner   Dico Tools
An electronic device that generates a digital representation of an image for data input to a computer


Imaginable   Dico Tools
Possible to conceive or imagine; "that is one possible answer"


Imaginary   Dico Tools
Not based on fact; dubious; "the falsehood about some fanciful secret treaties"- F.D.Roosevelt; "a small child''s imaginary friends"; "her imagined fame"; "to create a notional world for oneself"


Imaginary_being   Dico Tools
A creature of the imagination; a person that exists only in legends or myths or fiction


Imaginary_creature   Dico Tools
A creature of the imagination; a person that exists only in legends or myths or fiction


Imaginary_number   Dico Tools
A number of the form a+bi where a and b are real numbers and i is the square root of -1


Imaginary_part   Dico Tools
The part of a complex number that has the square root of -1 as a factor


Imaginary_part_of_a_complex_number   Dico Tools
The part of a complex number that has the square root of -1 as a factor


Imaginary_place   Dico Tools
A place that exists only in imagination; a place said to exist in fictional or religious writings


Imagination   Dico Tools
The formation of a mental image of something that is not perceived as real and is not present to the senses; "popular imagination created a world of demons"; "imagination reveals what the world could be"


Imagination   Dico Tools
The ability to deal resourcefully with unusual problems; "a man of resource"


Imagination   Dico Tools
The ability to form mental images of things or events; "he could still hear her in his imagination"


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Imagination_image   Dico Tools
A mental image produced by the imagination


Imaginative   Dico Tools
(used of persons or artifacts) marked by independence and creativity in thought or action; "an imaginative use of material"; "the invention of the knitting frame by another ingenious English clergyman"- Lewis Mumford; "an ingenious device"; "had an invent


Imaginatively   Dico Tools
With imagination; "the room was decorated very imaginatively"


Imaginativeness   Dico Tools
The formation of a mental image of something that is not perceived as real and is not present to the senses; "popular imagination created a world of demons"; "imagination reveals what the world could be"


Imaginative_comparison   Dico Tools
The kind of mental comparison that is expressed in similes or metaphors or allegories


Imagine   Dico Tools
Expect, believe, or suppose; "I imagine she earned a lot of money with her new novel"; "I thought to find her in a bad state"; "he didn''t think to find her in the kitchen"; "I guess she is angry at me for standing her up"


Imagine   Dico Tools
Form a mental image of something that is not present or that is not the case; "Can you conceive of him as the president?"


Imagined   Dico Tools
Not based on fact; dubious; "the falsehood about some fanciful secret treaties"- F.D.Roosevelt; "a small child''s imaginary friends"; "her imagined fame"; "to create a notional world for oneself"


Imaging   Dico Tools
(medicine) obtaining pictures of the interior of the body


Imaging   Dico Tools
The ability to form mental images of things or events; "he could still hear her in his imagination"


Imagism   Dico Tools
A movement by American and English poets early in the 20th century in reaction to Victorian sentimentality; used common speech in free verse with clear concrete imagery


Imago   Dico Tools
An adult insect produced after metamorphosis


Imago   Dico Tools
(psychoanalysis) an idealized image of someone (usually a parent) formed in childhood


Imam   Dico Tools
(Islam) the man who leads prayers in a mosque; for Shiites an imam is a recognized authority on Islamic theology and law and a spiritual guide


Imamu_Amiri_Baraka   Dico Tools
United States writer of poems and plays about racial conflict (born in 1934)


Imaret   Dico Tools
A hostel for pilgrims in Turkey


Imaum   Dico Tools
(Islam) the man who leads prayers in a mosque; for Shiites an imam is a recognized authority on Islamic theology and law and a spiritual guide


Imavate   Dico Tools
A tricyclic antidepressant (trade names Imavate and Tofranil) used to treat clinical depression


Imbalance   Dico Tools
(mathematics) a lack of symmetry


Imbalance   Dico Tools
A state of disequilibrium (as may occur in cases of inner ear disease)


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Imbalanced   Dico Tools
Being or thrown out of equilibrium


Imbauba   Dico Tools
Tropical American tree with large peltate leaves and hollow stems


Imbecile   Dico Tools
A person of subnormal intelligence


Imbecile   Dico Tools
Having a mental age of three to seven years


Imbecilic   Dico Tools
Having a mental age of three to seven years


Imbecility   Dico Tools
A stupid mistake


Imbecility   Dico Tools
Retardation more severe than a moron but not as severe as an idiot


Imbed   Dico Tools
Fix or set securely or deeply; "He planted a knee in the back of his opponent"; "The dentist implanted a tooth in the gum"


Imbibe   Dico Tools
Receive into the mind and retain; "Imbibe ethical principles"


Imbibe   Dico Tools
Take in liquids; "The patient must drink several liters each day"; "The children like to drink soda"


Imbibe   Dico Tools
Take in, also metaphorically; "The sponge absorbs water well"; "She drew strength from the minister''s words"


Imbibe   Dico Tools
Take (gas, light or heat) into a solution


Imbiber   Dico Tools
A person who drinks alcoholic beverages (especially to excess)


Imbibing   Dico Tools
The act of consuming liquids


Imbibition   Dico Tools
The act of consuming liquids


Imbibition   Dico Tools
(chemistry) the absorption of a liquid by a solid or gel


Imbricate   Dico Tools
Overlap; "The roof tiles imbricate"


Imbricate   Dico Tools
Place so as to overlap; "imbricate the roof tiles"


Imbricate   Dico Tools
Used especially of leaves or bracts; overlapping or layered as scales or shingles


Imbricated   Dico Tools
Used especially of leaves or bracts; overlapping or layered as scales or shingles


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Imbrication   Dico Tools
Covering with a design in which one element covers a part of another (as with tiles or shingles)


Imbroglio   Dico Tools
A very embarrassing misunderstanding


Imbroglio   Dico Tools
An intricate and confusing interpersonal or political situation


Imbrue   Dico Tools
Permeate or impregnate; "The war drenched the country in blood"


Imbue   Dico Tools
Suffuse with color


Imbue   Dico Tools
Fill, soak, or imbue totally; "saturate the bandage with disinfectant"


Imbue   Dico Tools
Spread or diffuse through; "An atmosphere of distrust has permeated this administration"; "music penetrated the entire building"


IMF   Dico Tools
A United Nations agency to promote trade by increasing the exchange stability of the major currencies


Imidazole   Dico Tools
An organic base C3H4N2; a histamine inhibitor


Imide   Dico Tools
Any of a class of organic compounds that contain the divalent radical -CONHCO-


Iminazole   Dico Tools
An organic base C3H4N2; a histamine inhibitor


Imipramine   Dico Tools
A tricyclic antidepressant (trade names Imavate and Tofranil) used to treat clinical depression


Imitate   Dico Tools
Make a reproduction or copy of


Imitate   Dico Tools
Reproduce someone''s behavior or looks; "The mime imitated the passers-by"; "Children often copy their parents or older siblings"


Imitate   Dico Tools
Appear like, as in behavior or appearance; "Life imitate art"


Imitation   Dico Tools
Copying (or trying to copy) the actions of someone else


Imitation   Dico Tools
A copy that is represented as the original


Imitation   Dico Tools
The doctrine that representations of nature or human behavior should be accurate imitations


Imitation   Dico Tools
A representation of a person that is exaggerated for comic effect


Imitation   Dico Tools
Not genuine or real; being an imitation of the genuine article; "it isn''t fake anything; it''s real synthetic fur"; "faux pearls"; "false teeth"; "decorated with imitation palm leaves"; "a purse of simulated alligator hide"


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Imitation_leather   Dico Tools
Fabric made to look like leather


Imitative   Dico Tools
Not genuine; imitating something superior; "counterfeit emotion"; "counterfeit money"; "counterfeit works of art"; "a counterfeit prince"


Imitative   Dico Tools
Marked by or given to imitation; "acting is an imitative art"; "man is an imitative being"


Imitative   Dico Tools
(of words) formed in imitation of a natural sound; "onomatopoeic words are imitative of noises"; "it was independently developed in more than one place as an onomatopoetic term"- Harry Hoijer


Imitative_electronic_deception   Dico Tools
The introduction of electromagnetic energy into enemy systems that imitates enemy emissions


Imitator   Dico Tools
Someone who copies the words or behavior of another


Imitator   Dico Tools
Someone who (fraudulently) assumes the appearance of another


Immaculate   Dico Tools
Completely neat and clean; "the apartment was immaculate"; "in her immaculate white uniform"; "a spick-and-span kitchen"; "their spic red-visored caps"


Immaculate   Dico Tools
Without fault or error; "faultless logic"; "speaks impeccable French"; "timing and technique were immaculate"; "an immaculate record"


Immaculate   Dico Tools
Free from stain or blemish


Immaculately   Dico Tools
In an immaculate manner; "gone was the casually dressed Canadian she had thought a backwoodsman--this man was immaculately tailored"


Immaculateness   Dico Tools
The state of being spotlessly clean


Immaculate_Conception   Dico Tools
(Christianity) the Roman Catholic doctrine that the Virgin Mary was conceived without any stain of original sin


Immaculate_Conception   Dico Tools
Roman Catholic holy day first celebrated in 1854


Immanence   Dico Tools
The state of being within or not going beyond a given domain


Immanency   Dico Tools
The state of being within or not going beyond a given domain


Immanent   Dico Tools
Of qualities that are spread throughout something; "ambition is immanent in human nature"; "we think of God as immanent in nature"


Immanent   Dico Tools
Of a mental act performed entirely within the mind; "a cognition is an immanent act of mind"


Immanuel_Kant   Dico Tools
Influential German idealist philosopher (1724-1804)


Immaterial   Dico Tools
Not consisting of matter; "immaterial apparitions"; "ghosts and other immaterial entities"


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Immaterial   Dico Tools
Without material form or substance; "an incorporeal spirit"


Immaterial   Dico Tools
(often followed by `to'') lacking importance; not mattering one way or the other; "whether you choose to do it or not is a matter that is quite immaterial (or indifferent)"; "what others think is altogether indifferent to him"


Immaterial   Dico Tools
Of no importance or relevance especially to a law case; "an objection that is immaterial after the fact"


Immaterial   Dico Tools
Not pertinent to the matter under consideration; "an issue extraneous to the debate"; "the price was immaterial"; "mentioned several impertinent facts before finally coming to the point"


Immaterialise   Dico Tools
Render immaterial or incorporeal


Immateriality   Dico Tools
The quality of not being physical; not consisting of matter


Immateriality   Dico Tools
Complete irrelevance requiring no further consideration


Immaterialize   Dico Tools
Render immaterial or incorporeal


Immature   Dico Tools
Lacking in development; "immature plans"; "an unformed character"


Immature   Dico Tools
(of birds) not yet having developed feathers; "a small unfledged sparrow on the window sill"


Immature   Dico Tools
Not yet mature


Immature   Dico Tools
Characteristic of a lack of maturity; "immature behavior"


Immature   Dico Tools
Not fully developed or mature; not ripe; "unripe fruit"; "fried green tomatoes"; "green wood"


Immature   Dico Tools
(used of living things especially persons) in an early period of life or development or growth; "young people"


Immaturely   Dico Tools
In an immature manner; "his teenage son still behaves very immaturely"


Immatureness   Dico Tools
Not having reached maturity


Immaturity   Dico Tools
Not having reached maturity


Immeasurable   Dico Tools
Beyond calculation or measure; "of incalculable value"; "an incomputable amount"; "jewels of inestimable value"; "immeasurable wealth"


Immeasurable   Dico Tools
Impossible to measure; "unmeasurable reaches of outer space"


Immeasurably   Dico Tools
Without bounds; "he is infinitely wealthy"


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Immeasurably   Dico Tools
To an immeasurable degree; beyond measurement; "the war left him immeasurably fearful of what man can do to man"


Immediacy   Dico Tools
Lack of an intervening or mediating agency; "the immediacy of television coverage"


Immediacy   Dico Tools
The quickness of action or occurrence; "the immediacy of their response"; "the instancy of modern communication"


Immediacy   Dico Tools
Immediate intuitive awareness


Immediate   Dico Tools
Very close or connected in space or time; "contiguous events"; "immediate contact"; "the immediate vicinity"; "the immediate past"


Immediate   Dico Tools
Having no intervening medium; "an immediate influence"


Immediate   Dico Tools
Performed with little or no delay; "an immediate reply to my letter"; "prompt obedience"; "was quick to respond"; "a straightaway denial"


Immediate   Dico Tools
Immediately before or after as in a chain of cause and effect; "the immediate result"; "the immediate cause of the trouble"


Immediate   Dico Tools
Of the present time and place; "the immediate revisions"


Immediately   Dico Tools
Without delay or hesitation; with no time intervening; "he answered immediately"; "found an answer straightaway"; "an official accused of dishonesty should be suspended forthwith"; "Come here now!"


Immediately   Dico Tools
Near or close by; "he passed immediately behind her"


Immediately   Dico Tools
Bearing an immediate relation; "this immediately concerns your future"


Immediateness   Dico Tools
Lack of an intervening or mediating agency; "the immediacy of television coverage"


Immediateness   Dico Tools
The quickness of action or occurrence; "the immediacy of their response"; "the instancy of modern communication"


Immediate_allergy   Dico Tools
An allergic reaction that becomes apparent in a sensitized person only minutes after contact


Immediate_apprehension   Dico Tools
Immediate intuitive awareness


Immediate_constituent   Dico Tools
A constituent of a sentence at the first step in an analysis: e.g., subject and predicate


Immediate_memory   Dico Tools
What you can repeat immediately after perceiving it


Immediate_payment   Dico Tools
Prompt payment for goods or services in currency or by check


Immemorial(ip)   Dico Tools
Long past; beyond the limits of memory or tradition or recorded history; "time immemorial"


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Immense   Dico Tools
Unusually great in size or amount or degree or especially extent or scope; "huge government spending"; "huge country estates"; "huge popular demand for higher education"; "a huge wave"; "the Los Angeles aqueduct winds like an immense snake along the base


Immensely   Dico Tools
To an exceedingly great extent or degree; "He had vastly overestimated his resources"; "was immensely more important to the project as a scientist than as an administrator"


Immenseness   Dico Tools
Unusual largeness in size or extent


Immensity   Dico Tools
Unusual largeness in size or extent


Immensurable   Dico Tools
Impossible to measure; "unmeasurable reaches of outer space"


Immerse   Dico Tools
Engross (oneself) fully; "He immersed himself into his studies"


Immerse   Dico Tools
Cause to be immersed; "The professor plunged his students into the study of the Italian text"


Immerse   Dico Tools
Thrust or throw into; "Immerse yourself in hot water"


Immerse   Dico Tools
Enclose or envelop completely, as if by swallowing; "The huge waves swallowed the small boat and it sank shortly thereafter"


Immersion   Dico Tools
The act of wetting something by submerging it


Immersion   Dico Tools
A form of baptism in which part or all of a person''s body is submerged


Immersion   Dico Tools
Complete attention; intense mental effort


Immersion   Dico Tools
(astronomy) the disappearance of a celestial body prior to an eclipse


Immersion   Dico Tools
Sinking until covered completely with water


Immersion_foot   Dico Tools
Resembling frostbite but without freezing; resulting from exposure to cold and wet


Immersion_heater   Dico Tools
A heating element that is immersed in the liquid that is to be heated (as in a hot-water tank)


Immigrant   Dico Tools
A person who comes to a country where they were not born in order to settle there


Immigrant_class   Dico Tools
Recent immigrants who are lumped together as a class by their low socioeconomic status in spite of different cultural backgrounds


Immigrate   Dico Tools
Come into a new country and change residency; "Many people immigrated at the beginning of the 20th century"


Immigrate   Dico Tools
Introduce or send as immigrants; "Britain immigrated many colonists to America"


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Immigrate   Dico Tools
Migrate to a new environment; "only few plants can immigrate to the island"


Immigration   Dico Tools
Migration into a place (especially migration to a country of which you are not a native in order to settle there)


Immigration   Dico Tools
The body of immigrants arriving during a specified interval; "the increased immigration strengthened the colony"


Immigration_and_Naturalization_Service   Dico Tools
An agency in the Department of Justice that enforces laws and regulations for the admission of foreign-born persons to the United States


Imminence   Dico Tools
The state of being imminent and liable to happen soon


Imminency   Dico Tools
The state of being imminent and liable to happen soon


Imminent   Dico Tools
Close in time; about to occur; "retribution is at hand"; "some people believe the day of judgment is close at hand"; "in imminent danger"; "his impending retirement"


Imminently   Dico Tools
In an imminent manner


Imminentness   Dico Tools
The state of being imminent and liable to happen soon


Imminent_abortion   Dico Tools
The appearance of symptoms that signal the impending loss of the products of conception


Immingle   Dico Tools
Combine into one; "blend the nuts and raisins together"; "he blends in with the crowd"; "We don''t intermingle much"


Immiscible   Dico Tools
(chemistry, physics) incapable of mixing


Immix   Dico Tools
Mix together different elements; "The colors blend well"


Immobile   Dico Tools
Securely fixed in place; "the post was still firm after being hit by the car"


Immobile   Dico Tools
Not capable of movement or of being moved


Immobilisation   Dico Tools
The act of limiting movement or making incapable of movement; "the storm caused complete immobilization of the rescue team"


Immobilisation   Dico Tools
Fixation (as by a plaster cast) of a body part in order to promote proper healing; "immobilization of the injured knee was necessary"


Immobilise   Dico Tools
Cause to be unable to move; "The sudden storm immobilized the traffic"


Immobilise   Dico Tools
Prohibit the conversion or use of (assets); "Blocked funds"; "Freeze the assets of this hostile government"


Immobilise   Dico Tools
Convert (assets) into fixed capital


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Immobilise   Dico Tools
Make defenseless


Immobilise   Dico Tools
To hold fast or prevent from moving; "The child was pinned under the fallen tree"


Immobilise   Dico Tools
Hold as reserve or withdraw from circulation; of capital


Immobility   Dico Tools
The quality of not moving


Immobility   Dico Tools
Remaining in place


Immobilization   Dico Tools
The act of limiting movement or making incapable of movement; "the storm caused complete immobilization of the rescue team"


Immobilization   Dico Tools
Fixation (as by a plaster cast) of a body part in order to promote proper healing; "immobilization of the injured knee was necessary"


Immobilize   Dico Tools
Cause to be unable to move; "The sudden storm immobilized the traffic"


Immobilize   Dico Tools
Prohibit the conversion or use of (assets); "Blocked funds"; "Freeze the assets of this hostile government"


Immobilize   Dico Tools
Convert (assets) into fixed capital


Immobilize   Dico Tools
Make defenseless


Immobilize   Dico Tools
To hold fast or prevent from moving; "The child was pinned under the fallen tree"


Immobilize   Dico Tools
Hold as reserve or withdraw from circulation; of capital


Immobilizing   Dico Tools
The act of limiting movement or making incapable of movement; "the storm caused complete immobilization of the rescue team"


Immoderate   Dico Tools
Not within reasonable limits; "immoderate laughter"; "immoderate spending"


Immoderately   Dico Tools
To a degree that exceeds the bounds or reason or moderation; "his prices are unreasonably high"


Immoderately   Dico Tools
In an immoderate manner; "he eats immoderately"


Immoderateness   Dico Tools
The quality of being excessive and lacking in moderation


Immoderation   Dico Tools
The quality of being excessive and lacking in moderation


Immodest   Dico Tools
Offending against sexual mores in conduct or appearance


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Immodest   Dico Tools
Having or showing an exaggerated opinion of your importance, ability, etc; "brash immodest boasting"


Immodestly   Dico Tools
In an immodest manner; "the book was entitled, immodestly, `All about Wisdom''"


Immodesty   Dico Tools
The perverse act of exposing and attracting attention to your own genitals


Immodesty   Dico Tools
The trait of being vain and conceited


Immolate   Dico Tools
Offer as a sacrifice by killing or by giving up to destruction; "The Aztecs immolated human victims"; "immolate the valuables at the temple"


Immolation   Dico Tools
Killing or offering as a sacrifice


Immoral   Dico Tools
Marked by immorality; deviating from what is considered right or proper or good; "depraved criminals"; "a perverted sense of loyalty"; "the reprobate conduct of a gambling aristocrat"


Immoral   Dico Tools
Characterized by wickedness or immorality; "led a very bad life"


Immoral   Dico Tools
Violating principles of right and wrong


Immoral   Dico Tools
Morally unprincipled; "immoral behavior"


Immoral   Dico Tools
Not adhering to ethical or moral principles; "base and unpatriotic motives"; "a base, degrading way of life"; "cheating is dishonorable"; "they considered colonialism immoral"; "unethical practices in handling public funds"


Immorality   Dico Tools
Morally objectionable behavior


Immorality   Dico Tools
The quality of not being in accord with standards of right or good conduct; "the immorality of basing the defense of the West on the threat of mutual assured destruction"


Immorally   Dico Tools
Without regard for morality; "he acted immorally when his own interests were at stake"


Immortal   Dico Tools
Any supernatural being worshipped as controlling some part of the world or some aspect of life or who is the personification of a force


Immortal   Dico Tools
A person (such as an author) of enduring fame; "Shakespeare is one of the immortals"


Immortal   Dico Tools
Not subject to death


Immortalise   Dico Tools
Make famous for ever


Immortalise   Dico Tools
Be or provide a memorial to a person or an event; "This sculpture commemorates the victims of the concentration camps"; "We memorialized the Dead"


Immortality   Dico Tools
The quality or state of being immortal


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Immortality   Dico Tools
Perpetual life after death


Immortalize   Dico Tools
Make famous for ever


Immortalize   Dico Tools
Be or provide a memorial to a person or an event; "This sculpture commemorates the victims of the concentration camps"; "We memorialized the Dead"


Immortelle   Dico Tools
Mostly widely cultivated species of everlasting flowers having usually purple flowers; southern Europe to Iran; naturalized elsewhere


Immotile   Dico Tools
(of spores or microorganisms) not capable of movement


Immotility   Dico Tools
Lacking an ability to move


Immovability   Dico Tools
No capable of being moved or rearranged


Immovable   Dico Tools
Not able or intended to be moved; "the immovable hills"


Immovableness   Dico Tools
No capable of being moved or rearranged


Immovable_bandage   Dico Tools
A bandage of cloth impregnated with a substance (e.g., plaster of Paris) that hardens soon after it is applied


Immovably   Dico Tools
So as to be incapable of moving; "the mountains brooded immovably above the river"


Immoveable   Dico Tools
Not able or intended to be moved; "the immovable hills"


Immune   Dico Tools
A person who is immune to a particular infection


Immune   Dico Tools
(usually followed by `to'') not affected by a given influence; "immune to persuasion"


Immune   Dico Tools
Relating to or conferring immunity (to disease or infection)


Immune   Dico Tools
Secure against; "immune from taxation as long as he resided in Bermuda"; "immune from criminal prosecution"


Immune   Dico Tools
Relating to the condition of immunity; "the immune system"


Immune_carrier   Dico Tools
A person who has some pathogen to which he is immune but who can pass it on to others


Immune_gamma_globulin   Dico Tools
A class of proteins produced in lymph tissue in vertebrates and that function as antibodies in the immune response


Immune_globulin   Dico Tools
A class of proteins produced in lymph tissue in vertebrates and that function as antibodies in the immune response


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Immune_reaction   Dico Tools
A bodily defense reaction that recognizes an invading substance (an antigen: such as a virus or fungus or bacteria or transplanted organ) and produces antibodies specific against that antigen


Immune_response   Dico Tools
A bodily defense reaction that recognizes an invading substance (an antigen: such as a virus or fungus or bacteria or transplanted organ) and produces antibodies specific against that antigen


Immune_serum_globulin   Dico Tools
A class of proteins produced in lymph tissue in vertebrates and that function as antibodies in the immune response


Immune_suppressant_drug   Dico Tools
A drug that lowers the body''s normal immune response


Immune_system   Dico Tools
A system (including the thymus and bone marrow and lymphoid tissues) that protects the body from foreign substances and pathogenic organisms by producing the immune response


Immunisation   Dico Tools
The act of making immune (especially by inoculation)


Immunise   Dico Tools
Perform vaccinations or produce immunity in by inoculation; "We vaccinate against scarlet fever"; "The nurse vaccinated the children in the school"


Immunise   Dico Tools
Law: grant immunity from prosecution


Immunised   Dico Tools
Having been rendered unsusceptible to a disease


Immunity   Dico Tools
An act exempting someone; "he was granted immunity from prosecution"


Immunity   Dico Tools
The quality of being unaffected by something; "immunity to criticism"


Immunity   Dico Tools
The state of not being susceptible; "unsusceptibility to rust"


Immunity   Dico Tools
(medicine) the condition in which an organism can resist disease


Immunization   Dico Tools
The act of making immune (especially by inoculation)


Immunize   Dico Tools
Perform vaccinations or produce immunity in by inoculation; "We vaccinate against scarlet fever"; "The nurse vaccinated the children in the school"


Immunize   Dico Tools
Law: grant immunity from prosecution


Immunized   Dico Tools
Having been rendered unsusceptible to a disease


Immunizing_agent   Dico Tools
Any substance or organism that provokes an immune response (produces immunity) when introduced into the body


Immunoassay   Dico Tools
Identification of a substance (especially a protein) by its action as an antigen; "PSA in the blood can be measured with an immunochemical assay"


Immunochemical   Dico Tools
Of or relating to immunochemistry


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Immunochemical_assay   Dico Tools
Identification of a substance (especially a protein) by its action as an antigen; "PSA in the blood can be measured with an immunochemical assay"


Immunochemistry   Dico Tools
The field of chemistry concerned with chemical processes in immunology (such as chemical studies of antigens and antibodies)


Immunocompromised   Dico Tools
Unable to develop a normal immune response usually because of malnutrition or immunodeficiency or immunosuppressive therapy


Immunodeficiency   Dico Tools
Immunological disorder in which some part of the body''s immune system is inadequate and resistance to infectious diseases is reduced


Immunoelectrophoresis   Dico Tools
Electrophoresis to separate antigens and antibodies


Immunofluorescence   Dico Tools
(immunology) a technique that uses antibodies linked to a fluorescent dye in order to study antigens in a sample of tissue


Immunogen   Dico Tools
Any substance or organism that provokes an immune response (produces immunity) when introduced into the body


Immunoglobulin   Dico Tools
A class of proteins produced in lymph tissue in vertebrates and that function as antibodies in the immune response


Immunoglobulin_A   Dico Tools
One of the most common of the five major classes of immunoglobulins; the chief antibody in the membranes of the gastrointestinal and respiratory tracts


Immunoglobulin_D   Dico Tools
One of the five major classes of immunoglobulins; present in blood serum in small amounts


Immunoglobulin_E   Dico Tools
One of the five major classes of immunoglobulins; present primarily in the skin and mucous membranes


Immunoglobulin_G   Dico Tools
One of the five major classes of immunoglobulins; the main antibody defense against bacteria


Immunoglobulin_M   Dico Tools
One of the five major classes of immunoglobulins; involved in fighting blood infections and in triggering production of immunoglobulin G


Immunohistochemistry   Dico Tools
An assay that shows specific antigens in tissues by the use of markers that are either fluorescent dyes or enzymes (such as horseradish peroxidase)


Immunologic   Dico Tools
Of or relating to immunology


Immunological   Dico Tools
Of or relating to immunology


Immunological_disorder   Dico Tools
A disorder of the immune system


Immunologic_response   Dico Tools
A bodily defense reaction that recognizes an invading substance (an antigen: such as a virus or fungus or bacteria or transplanted organ) and produces antibodies specific against that antigen


Immunologist   Dico Tools
A medical scientist who specializes in immunology


Immunology   Dico Tools
The branch of medical science that studies the body''s immune system


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Immunopathology   Dico Tools
The branch of immunology that deals with pathologies of the immune system


Immunosuppressant   Dico Tools
A drug that lowers the body''s normal immune response


Immunosuppressed   Dico Tools
Of persons whose immune response is inadequate


Immunosuppression   Dico Tools
Lowering the body''s normal immune response to invasion by foreign substances; can be deliberate (as in lowering the immune response to prevent rejection of a transplanted organ) or incidental (as a side effect of radiotherapy or chemotherapy for cancer)


Immunosuppressive   Dico Tools
Of or relating to a substance that lowers the body''s normal immune response and induces immunosuppression


Immunosuppressive_drug   Dico Tools
A drug that lowers the body''s normal immune response


Immunotherapeutic   Dico Tools
Of or relating to immunotherapy; "various immunotherapeutic techniques have been employed with AIDS patients"


Immunotherapy   Dico Tools
Therapy designed to produce immunity to a disease or to enhance resistance by the immune system


Immure   Dico Tools
Lock up or confine, in or as in a jail; "The suspects were imprisoned without trial"; "the murderer was incarcerated for the rest of his life"


Immurement   Dico Tools
The state of being imprisoned; "he was held in captivity until he died"; "the imprisonment of captured soldiers"; "his ignominious incarceration in the local jail"; "he practiced the immurement of his enemies in the castle dungeon"


Immutability   Dico Tools
The quality of being incapable of mutation; "Darwin challenged the fixity of species"


Immutable   Dico Tools
Not subject or susceptible to change or variation in form or quality or nature; "the view of that time was that all species were immutable, created by God"


Immutableness   Dico Tools
The quality of being incapable of mutation; "Darwin challenged the fixity of species"


Immutably   Dico Tools
In an unalterable and unchangeable manner; "his views were unchangeably fixed"


IMO   Dico Tools
The United Nations agency concerned with international maritime activities


Imogene_Coca   Dico Tools
United States comedienne who starred in early television shows with Sid Caesar (1908-2001)


Imou_pine   Dico Tools
Tall New Zealand timber tree


Imp   Dico Tools
(folklore) fairies that are somewhat mischievous


Imp   Dico Tools
One who is playfully mischievous


Impact   Dico Tools
Influencing strongly; "they resented the impingement of American values on European culture"


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Impact   Dico Tools
The violent interaction of individuals or groups entering into combat; "the armies met in the shock of battle"


Impact   Dico Tools
The striking of one body against another


Impact   Dico Tools
A forceful consequence; a strong effect; "the book had an important impact on my thinking"; "the book packs a wallop"


Impact   Dico Tools
Have an effect upon; "Will the new rules affect me?"


Impact   Dico Tools
Press or wedge together; pack together


Impacted   Dico Tools
Wedged or packed in together; "an impacted tooth"


Impacted_fracture   Dico Tools
Fracture in which one broken end is wedged into the other broken end


Impacted_tooth   Dico Tools
A disorder in which a tooth is so crowded in its socket that it cannot erupt normally


Impaction   Dico Tools
A sharp collision produced by striking or dashing against something


Impaction   Dico Tools
A disorder in which a tooth is so crowded in its socket that it cannot erupt normally


Impaction   Dico Tools
A disorder in which feces are impacted in the lower colon


Impaction   Dico Tools
The condition of being pressed closely together and firmly fixed


Impact_printer   Dico Tools
A printer that prints by mechanical impacts


Impair   Dico Tools
Make worse or less effective; "His vision was impaired"


Impair   Dico Tools
Make imperfect; "nothing marred her beauty"


Impaired   Dico Tools
Mentally or physically unfit


Impaired   Dico Tools
Diminished in strength, quality, or utility; "impaired eyesight"


Impairer   Dico Tools
An agent that impairs; "crops can be great impairers of the soil"


Impairment   Dico Tools
The act of making something futile and useless (as by routine)


Impairment   Dico Tools
Damage that results in a reduction of strength or quality


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Impairment   Dico Tools
The occurrence of a change for the worse


Impairment   Dico Tools
The condition of being unable to perform as a consequence of physical or mental unfitness; "reading disability"; "hearing impairment"


Impairment   Dico Tools
A symptom of reduced quality or strength


Impala   Dico Tools
African antelope with ridged curved horns; moves with enormous leaps


Impala_lily   Dico Tools
South African shrub having a swollen succulent stem and bearing showy pink and white flowers after the leaves fall; popular as an ornamental in tropics


Impale   Dico Tools
Pierce with a sharp stake or point; "impale a shrimp on a skewer"


Impale   Dico Tools
Kill by piercing with a spear or sharp pole; "the enemies were impaled and left to die"


Impalement   Dico Tools
The act of piercing with a sharpened stake as a form of punishment or torture


Impalpability   Dico Tools
The quality of being intangible


Impalpable   Dico Tools
Imperceptible to the senses or the mind; "an impalpable cloud"; "impalpable shadows"; "impalpable distinctions"; "as impalpable as a dream"


Impalpable   Dico Tools
Not perceptible to the touch; "an impalpable pulse"


Impalpable   Dico Tools
Incapable of being perceived by the senses especially the sense of touch; "the intangible constituent of energy"- James Jeans


Impanel   Dico Tools
Select from a list; "empanel prospective jurors"


Impanel   Dico Tools
Enter into a list of prospective jurors


Imparipinnate   Dico Tools
A leaf shape; pinnate with a single leaflet at the apex


Impart   Dico Tools
Make known; pass on, of information


Impart   Dico Tools
Make known to the public information that was previously known only to a few people or that was meant to be kept a secret; "The auction house would not disclose the price at which the van Gogh had sold"; "The actress won''t reveal how old she is"; "bring


Impart   Dico Tools
Tell or deposit (information) knowledge; "give a secret to the Russians"; "leave your name and address here"


Impart   Dico Tools
Bestow a quality on; "Her presence lends a certain cachet to the company"; "The music added a lot to the play"; "She brings a special atmosphere to our meetings"; "This adds a light note to the program"


Impartation   Dico Tools
The transmission of information


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Impartial   Dico Tools
Free from undue bias or preconceived opinions; "an unprejudiced appraisal of the pros and cons"; "the impartial eye of a scientist"


Impartial   Dico Tools
Showing lack of favoritism; "the cold neutrality of an impartial judge"


Impartiality   Dico Tools
An inclination to weigh both views or opinions equally


Impartially   Dico Tools
In an impartial manner; "he smiled at them both impartially"


Imparting   Dico Tools
The transmission of information


Impassable   Dico Tools
Impossible to pass


Impasse   Dico Tools
A street with only one way in or out


Impasse   Dico Tools
A situation in which no progress can be made or no advancement is possible; "reached an impasse on the negotiations"


Impassioned   Dico Tools
Characterized by intense emotion; "ardent love"; "an ardent lover"; "a burning enthusiasm"; "a fervent desire to change society"; "a fervent admirer"; "fiery oratory"; "an impassioned appeal"; "a torrid love affair"


Impassive   Dico Tools
Deliberately impassive in manner; "deadpan humor"; "his face remained expressionless as the verdict was read"


Impassive   Dico Tools
Having or revealing little emotion or sensibility; not easily aroused or excited; "her impassive remoteness"; "he remained impassive, showing neither interest in nor concern for our plight"- Nordhoff & Hall; "a silent stolid creature who took it all as a


Impassively   Dico Tools
In an impassive manner; "he submitted impassively to his arrest"


Impassiveness   Dico Tools
Apathy demonstrated by an absence of emotional reactions


Impassivity   Dico Tools
Apathy demonstrated by an absence of emotional reactions


Impasto   Dico Tools
Painting that applies the pigment thickly so that brush or palette knife marks are visible


Impatience   Dico Tools
A dislike of anything that causes delay


Impatience   Dico Tools
A restless desire for change and excitement


Impatience   Dico Tools
A lack of patience; irritation with anything that causes delay


Impatiens_capensis   Dico Tools
North American annual plant with usually yellow or orange flowers; grows chiefly on wet rather acid soil


Impatient   Dico Tools
Restless or short of temper under delay or opposition; "impatient with the slower students"; "impatient of criticism"


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Impatient(p)   Dico Tools
(usually followed by `to'') full of eagerness; "impatient to begin"; "raring to go"


Impatiently   Dico Tools
In an impatient manner; "he answered her impatiently"


Impatient_of(p)   Dico Tools
Unable to bear irritation


Impeach   Dico Tools
Bring an accusation against; level a charge against; "He charged the man with spousal abuse"


Impeach   Dico Tools
Charge with a crime or misdemeanor


Impeach   Dico Tools
Charge with an offense or misdemeanor; "The public officials were impeached"


Impeach   Dico Tools
Challenge the honesty or credibility of; as of witnesses


Impeachability   Dico Tools
The state of being liable to impeachment


Impeachment   Dico Tools
A formal document charging a public official with misconduct in office


Impeccable   Dico Tools
Without fault or error; "faultless logic"; "speaks impeccable French"; "timing and technique were immaculate"; "an immaculate record"


Impeccable   Dico Tools
Not capable of sin


Impeccably   Dico Tools
Flawlessly; "the film was impeccably authentic"


Impeccant   Dico Tools
Free from sin


Impecunious   Dico Tools
Not having enough money to pay for necessities


Impecuniousness   Dico Tools
A state of lacking money


Impedance   Dico Tools
A material''s opposition to the flow of electric current; measured in ohms


Impede   Dico Tools
Block passage through; "obstruct the path"


Impede   Dico Tools
Be a hindrance or obstacle to; "She is impeding the progress of our project"


Impeded   Dico Tools
Made difficult or slow; "we blamed our impeded progress on lack of money"


Impediment   Dico Tools
Any structure that makes progress difficult


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Impediment   Dico Tools
Something immaterial that interferes with or delays action or progress


Impedimenta   Dico Tools
The baggage and equipment carried by an army


Impedimenta   Dico Tools
Any structure that makes progress difficult


Impeding   Dico Tools
Preventing movement; "the clogging crowds of revelers overflowing into the street"


Impel   Dico Tools
Cause to move forward with force; "Steam propels this ship"


Impel   Dico Tools
Urge or force (a person) to an action; constrain or motivate


Impelled   Dico Tools
Urged or forced to action through moral pressure; "felt impelled to take a stand against the issue"


Impellent   Dico Tools
Forcing forward or onward; impelling; "an impellent power"; "an impellent cause"


Impeller   Dico Tools
The blade of a rotor (as in the compressor of a jet engine)


Impelling   Dico Tools
Markedly effective as if by emotional pressure; "impelling skill as a teller of tales"; "an impelling personality"


Impend   Dico Tools
Be imminent or about to happen; "Changes are impending"


Impendence   Dico Tools
The state of being imminent and liable to happen soon


Impendency   Dico Tools
The state of being imminent and liable to happen soon


Impending   Dico Tools
Close in time; about to occur; "retribution is at hand"; "some people believe the day of judgment is close at hand"; "in imminent danger"; "his impending retirement"


Impenetrability   Dico Tools
Incomprehensibility by virtue of being too dense to understand


Impenetrability   Dico Tools
Resistance to penetration by a liquid


Impenetrable   Dico Tools
Impossible to understand; "impenetrable jargon"


Impenetrable   Dico Tools
Not admitting of penetration or passage into or through; "an impenetrable fortress"; "impenetrable rain forests"


Impenetrable   Dico Tools
Permitting little if any light to pass through because of denseness of matter; "dense smoke"; "heavy fog"; "impenetrable gloom"


Impenetrableness   Dico Tools
Incomprehensibility by virtue of being too dense to understand


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Impenitence   Dico Tools
The trait of refusing to repent


Impenitency   Dico Tools
The trait of refusing to repent


Impenitent   Dico Tools
Not penitent or remorseful


Impenitent   Dico Tools
Impervious to moral persuasion


Impenitently   Dico Tools
In an impenitent manner; "he repeated his position unrepentantly"


Imperative   Dico Tools
Some duty that is essential and urgent


Imperative   Dico Tools
A mood that expresses an intention to influence the listener''s behavior


Imperative   Dico Tools
Requiring attention or action; "as nuclear weapons proliferate, preventing war becomes imperative"; "requests that grew more and more imperative"


Imperative   Dico Tools
Relating to verbs in the imperative mood


Imperatively   Dico Tools
In an imperative and commanding manner


Imperativeness   Dico Tools
Urgently demanding attention; "the insistence of their hunger"; "he pressed his demand with considerable instancy"


Imperativeness   Dico Tools
The state of urgently demanding notice or attention; "the press of business matters"


Imperative_mood   Dico Tools
A mood that expresses an intention to influence the listener''s behavior


Imperceptibility   Dico Tools
The property of being imperceptible


Imperceptible   Dico Tools
Impossible or difficult to perceive by the mind or senses; "an imperceptible drop in temperature"; "an imperceptible nod"; "color is unperceivable to the touch"


Imperceptibly   Dico Tools
In an imperceptible manner or to an imperceptible degree; "the power of the Secretary of State in London increased gradually but imperceptibly"


Imperfect   Dico Tools
A tense of verbs used in describing action that is on-going


Imperfect   Dico Tools
Having the attributes of man as opposed to e.g. divine beings; "I''m only human"; "frail humanity"


Imperfect   Dico Tools
Not perfect; defective or inadequate; "had only an imperfect understanding of his responsibilities"; "imperfect mortals"; "drainage here is imperfect"


Imperfectability   Dico Tools
The incapability of becoming perfect


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Imperfectibility   Dico Tools
The incapability of becoming perfect


Imperfection   Dico Tools
The state or an instance of being imperfect


Imperfective   Dico Tools
Aspect without regard to the beginning or completion of the action of the verb


Imperfective_aspect   Dico Tools
Aspect without regard to the beginning or completion of the action of the verb


Imperfectly   Dico Tools
In an imperfect or faulty way; "The lobe was imperfectly developed"; "Miss Bennet would not play at all amiss if she practiced more"- Jane Austen


Imperfectness   Dico Tools
The state or an instance of being imperfect


Imperfect_tense   Dico Tools
A tense of verbs used in describing action that is on-going


Imperforate   Dico Tools
Not perforated; having no opening


Imperforate_anus   Dico Tools
A congenital defect of the anus; there is partial or complete obstruction of the anal opening


Imperforate_hymen   Dico Tools
Hymen that is completely closed so that menstrual blood cannot flow out


Imperial   Dico Tools
A piece of luggage carried on top of a coach


Imperial   Dico Tools
A small tufted beard worn by Emperor Napoleon III


Imperial   Dico Tools
Belonging to or befitting a supreme ruler; "golden age of imperial splendor"; "purple tyrant"; "regal attire"; "treated with royal acclaim"; "the royal carriage of a stag''s head"


Imperial   Dico Tools
Befitting or belonging to an emperor or empress; "imperial palace"


Imperial   Dico Tools
Relating to or associated with an empire; "imperial colony"; "the imperial gallon was standardized legally throughout the British Empire"


Imperialism   Dico Tools
Any instance of aggressive extension of authority


Imperialism   Dico Tools
A political orientation that advocates imperial interests


Imperialism   Dico Tools
A policy of extending your rule over foreign countries


Imperialist   Dico Tools
A believer in imperialism


Imperialist   Dico Tools
Of or relating to imperialism; "imperialistic wars"


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Imperialistic   Dico Tools
Of or relating to imperialism; "imperialistic wars"


Imperially   Dico Tools
In an imperial manner; "imperially decreed"


Imperial_beard   Dico Tools
A small tufted bea