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In my view, the Christian religion is the most important and one of the first things in which all children, under a free government ought to be instructed... No truth is more evident to my mind than that the Christian religion must be the basis of any government intended to secure the rights and privileges of a free people.
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27794 i I is the ninth letter,and the third vowel of the English Alphabet. We receive it through the Latin ...
27795 iambic IAM'BIC, n. [L. imabicus;] Pertaining to the iambus, a poetic foot consisting of two syllables, a ...
27796 iambics IAM'BICS, n. plu. Verses composed of short and long syllables alternately. Anciently, certain ...
27797 iambus IAM'BUS, n. [L. iambus.] In poetry, a foot consisting of two syllables,the first short and the ...
27798 ibex IBEX, n. [L.] The wild goat of the genus Capra,which is said to be the stock of the tame goat. It ...
27799 ibis IBIS, n. [Gr. and L.] A fowl of the genus Tantalus,and grallic order, a native of Egypt. The bill ...
27800 ic OL'IGIST,'IC, a. [Gr. least.] Oligist iron, so called, is a crystallized tritoxyd of iron.
27801 icarian ICA'RIAN, a. [from Icarus, the son of Daedalus, who fled on wings to escape the resentment of ...
27802 ice ICE, n. 1. Water or other fluid congealed, or in a solid state; a solid, transparent, brittle ...
27803 iceberg ICEBERG, n. [ice and a hill.] A hill or mountain of ice, or a vast body of ice accumulated in ...
27804 iceblink ICEBLINK, n. A name given by seamen to a bright appearance near the horizon, occasioned by the ...
27805 iceboat ICEBOAT, n. A boat constructed for moving on ice.
27806 icebound ICEBOUND, a. In seaman's language, totally surrounded with ice, so as to be incapable of advancing.
27807 icebuilt ICEBUILT, a. Composed of ice.1. Loaded with ice.
27808 icehouse ICEHOUSE, n. [ice and house.] A repository for the preservation of ice during warm weather; a pit ...
27809 iceisle ICEISLE, n. iceile. [ice and isle.] A vast body of floating ice,such as is often seen in the ...
27810 icelander ICELANDER, n. A native of Iceland.
27811 icelandic ICELAND'IC, a. Pertaining to Iceland; and as a noun, the language of the Icelanders.Iceland spar, ...
27812 iceplant ICEPLANT, n. A plant of the genus Mesembryanthemem, sprinkled with pellucid, glittering, icy ...
27813 icespar ICESPAR, n. A variety of feldspar,the crystals of which resemble ice.
27814 ichneumon ICHNEU'MON, n. [L. from the Gr. to follow the steps, a footstep; a follower of the crocodile.]An ...
27815 ichnographic ICHNOGRAPH'IC
27816 ichnographical ICHNOGRAPH'ICAL, a. [See Ichnography.] Pertaining to ichnography; describing a ground- plot.
27817 ichnography ICHNOG'RAPHY, n. [Gr. a footstep, and to describe.] In perspective, the view of any thing cut off ...
27818 ichor I'CHOR, n. [Gr.] A thin watery humor, like serum or whey.1. Sanious matter flowing from an ulcer.
27819 ichorous I'CHOROUS, a. Like ichor; thin; water; serous.1. Sanious.
27820 ichthyocol ICH'THYOCOL
27821 ichthyocolla ICHTHYOCOL'LA, n. [Gr. a fish, and glue.] Fish-glue; isinglass; a glue prepared from the sounds of ...
27822 ichthyolite ICH'THYOLITE, n. [Gr. a fish, and a stone.] Fossil fish; or the figure or impression of a fish in ...
27823 ichthyological ICHTHYOLOG'ICAL, a. Pertaining to ichthyology.
27824 ichthyologist ICHTHYOL'OGIST, n. [See Ichthyology.] One versed in ichthyology.
27825 ichthyology ICHTHYOL'OGY, n. [Gr. a fish, and discourse.] The science of fishes, or that part of zoology which ...
27826 ichthyophagous ICHTHYOPH'AGOUS, a. [Gr. fish, and to eat.] Eating or subsisting on fish.
27827 ichthyophagy ICHTHYOPH'AGY, n. [supra.] The practice of eating fish.
27828 ichthyophthalmite ICHTHYOPHTHAL'MITE, n. [Gr. a fish, and an eye.] Fish-eyestone. [See Apophyllite.]
27829 icicle I'CICLE, n. A pendent conical mass of ice, formed by the freezing of water or other fluid as it ...
27830 iciness I'CINESS, n. The state of being icy, or of being very cold.1. The state of generating ice.
27831 icing I'CING, ppr. Covering with concreted sugar.
27832 icon I'CON, n. [Gr. an image, to resemble.] An image or representation. [Not in use.]
27833 iconoclast ICON'OCLAST, n. [Gr. an image, and a breaker, to break.] A breaker or destroyer of images; a name ...
27834 iconoclastic ICONOCLAS'TIC, a. Breaking images.
27835 iconography ICONOG'RAPHY, n. [Gr. an image, to describe.] The description of images or ancient statues, busts, ...
27836 iconolater ICONOL'ATER, n. [Gr. an image, and a servant.] One that worships images; a name given to ...
27837 iconology ICONOL'OGY, n. [Gr. an image, and a discourse.] The doctrine of images or representations.
27838 icosahedral ICOSAHE'DRAL, a. [Gr. twenty, and seat, basis.] Having twenty equal sides.
27839 icosahedron ICOSAHE'DRON, n. [supra.] A solid of twenty equal sides.In geometry, a regular solid, consisting ...
27840 icosander ICOSAN'DER, n. [Gr. twenty, and a male.] In botany, a plant having twenty or more stamens inserted ...
27841 icosandrian ICOSAN'DRIAN, n. Pertaining to the class of plants, Icosandria, having twenty or more stamens ...
27842 icteric IC'TERIC
27843 icterical ICTER'ICAL, a. [L. ictericus, from icterus, jaundice.] Affected with the jaundice.1. Good in the ...
27844 icteritious ICTERI'TIOUS, a. [L. icterus,jaundice.] Yellow; having the color of the skin when it is affected ...
27846 icy-pearled I'CY-PEARLED, a. Studded with spangles of ice.I'd, contracted from I would, or I had.
27845 icy I'CY, a. [from ice.] Abounding with ice; as the icy regions of the north.1. Cold; frosty; as icy ...
27847 idea IDE'A, n. [L. idea; Gr. to see, L. video.]1. Literally, that which is seen; hence, form, image, ...
27848 ideal IDE'AL, a. Existing in idea; intellectual; mental; as ideal knowledge. There will always be a wide ...
27849 idealism IDE'ALISM, n. The system or theory that makes every thing to consist in ideas, and denies the ...
27850 idealize IDE'ALIZE, v.i. To form ideas.
27851 ideally IDE'ALLY, adv. Intellectually; mentally; in idea.
27852 ideate IDE'ATE, v.t. To form in idea; to fancy. [Not in use.]
27853 identic IDEN'TIC
27854 identical IDEN'TICAL, a. [L. idem, the same.] The same; not different; as the identical person; the ...
27855 identification IDENTIFICA'TION, n. The act of making or proving to be the same.
27856 identified IDEN'TIFIED, pp. Ascertained or made to be the same.
27857 identify IDEN'TIFY, v.t. [L. idem, the same, and facio, to make.]1. To ascertain or prove to be the same. ...
27858 identifying IDEN'TIFYING, ppr. Ascertaining or proving to be the same.1. Making the same in interest, ...
27859 identity IDEN'TITY, n. Sameness, as distinguished from similitude and diversity. We speak of the identity ...
27860 ides IDES, n. plu. [L. idus.] In the ancient Roman calendar, eight days in each month; the first day of ...
27861 idio-repulisve IDIO-REPUL'ISVE, a. Repulsive by itself; as the idio-repulsive power of heat.
27862 idiocrasy IDIOC'RASY, n. [Gr. proper, peculiar to one's self, and mixture, temperament, to mix.]Peculiarity ...
27863 idiocratic IDIOCRAT'IC
27864 idiocratical IDIOCRAT'ICAL, a. Peculiar in constitution.
27865 idiocy ID'IOCY, n. [Gr. See Idiot.] A defect of understanding; properly, a natural defect. Idiocy and ...
27866 idioelectric IDIOELEC'TRIC, a. [Gr. separate from others, peculiar to one's self,and electric.]Electric per se, ...
27867 idiom ID'IOM, n. [L. idioma, from Gr. proper, or peculiar to one's self; Eng. widow, wide.]1. A mode of ...
27868 idiomatic IDIOMAT'IC
27869 idiomatical IDIOMAT'ICAL, a. Peculiar to a language; pertaining to the particular genius or modes of ...
27870 idiomatically IDIOMAT'ICALLY, adv. According to the idiom of a language.
27871 idiopathic IDIOPATH'IC, a. [See Idiopathy.] Pertaining to idiopathy; indicating a disease peculiar to a ...
27872 idiopathically IDIOPATH'ICALLY, adv. By means of its own disease or affections; not sympathetically.
27873 idiopathy IDIOP'ATHY, n. [Gr. proper, peculiar, and suffering, disease, to suffer.]1. An original disease in ...
27874 idiosyncrasy IDIOSYN'CRASY, n. [Gr. proper, with, and temperament.] A peculiar temperament or organization of a ...
27875 idiot ID'IOT, n.[L. idiota; Gr. private,vulgar,unskilled, peculiar, that is, separate, simple. See ...
27876 idiotic IDIOT'IC, a. Like an idiot; foolish; sottish.
27877 idiotish ID'IOTISH, a. Like an idiot; partaking of idiocy; foolish.
27878 idiotism ID'IOTISM, n. [Gr. a form of speech taken from the vulgar.]1. An idiom; a peculiarity of ...
27879 idiotize ID'IOTIZE, v.i. To become stupid.
27880 idle I'DLE, a.1. Not employed; unoccupied with business; inactive; doing nothing. Why stand ye here all ...
27881 idleheaded I'DLEHEADED, a. [idle and head.] Foolish; unreasonable.1. Delirious; infatuated. [Little used.]
27882 idleness I'DLENESS, n. Abstinence from labor or employment; the state of a person who is unemployed in ...
27883 idlepated I'DLEPATED, a. Idleheaded; stupid.
27884 idler I'DLER, n. One who does nothing; one who spends his time in inaction, or without being engaged in ...
27885 idlesby I'DLESBY, n. An idle or lazy person. [Not used.]
27886 idly I'DLY, adv. In an idle manner; without employment.1. Lazily; sluggishly.2. Foolishly; uselessly; ...
27887 idocrase ID'OCRASE, n. [Gr. form, and mixture; a mixed figure.]A mineral, the vesuvian of Werner, sometimes ...
27888 idol I'DOL, n. [L. idolum; Gr. form or to see.]1. An image, form or representation, usually of a man or ...
27889 idolater IDOL'ATER, n. [L. idololatra. See Idolatry.]1. A worshiper of idols; one who pays divine honors ...
27890 idolatress IDOL'ATRESS, n. A female worshiper of idols.
27891 idolatrize IDOL'ATRIZE, v.i. To worship idols.IDOL'ATRIZE, v.t. To adore; to worship.
27892 idolatrous IDOL'ATROUS, a. Pertaining to idolatry; partaking of the nature of idolatry, or of the worship of ...
27893 idolatrously IDOL'ATROUSLY, adv. In an idolatrous manner; with excessive reverence.
27894 idolatry IDOL'ATRY, n. [L. idololatria. Gr. idol, and to worship or serve.]1. The worship of idols, images, ...
27895 idolish I'DOLISH, a. Idolatrous.
27896 idolism I'DOLISM, n. The worship of idols. [Little used.]
27897 idolist I'DOLIST, n. A worship of images; a poetical word.
27898 idolize I'DOLIZE, v.t. To love to excess; to love or reverence to adoration; as, to idolize gold or ...
27899 idolized I'DOLIZED, pp. Loved or reverenced to adoration.
27900 idolizer I'DOLIZER, n. One who idolizes, or loves to reverence.
27901 idolizing I'DOLIZING, ppr. Loving or revering to an excess bordering on adoration.
27902 idoneous IDO'NEOUS, a. [L. idoneus; probably from the root of Gr. to be strong, able or sufficient.]Fit; ...
27903 idyl IDYL, n. [L. idyllium; Gr. supposed to be from form.]A short poem; properly, a short pastoral poem; ...
27904 ieland I'ELAND, n. i'land. [L. aqua,and land. This is the genuine English word, always used in discourse, ...
27905 if IF, v.t. It is used as the sign of a condition, or it introduces a conditional sentence. It is a ...
27906 igated IGATED, pp. Steered or managed in passing on the water; passed over in sailing.
27907 igneous IG'NEOUS, a. [L.igneus, from ignis, fire.]1. Consisting of fire; as igneous particles emitted from ...
27908 ignescent IGNES'CENT, a. [L. ignescens, ignesco, from ignis, fire.]Emitting sparks of fire when struck with ...
27909 ignifluous IGNIF'LUOUS, a. [L.ignifluus.] Flowing with fire.
27910 ignify IG'NIFY, v.t. [L. ignis and facio.] To form into fire.
27911 ignipotent IGNIP'OTENT, a. [L. ignis, fire, and potens, powerful.]Presiding over fire. Vulcan is called the ...
27912 ignite IGNI'TE, v.t. [L. ignis, fire.] To kindle, or set on fire.1. More generally, to communicate fire ...
27913 ignited IGNI'TED, pp. Set on fire.1. Rendered red or luminous by heat or fire.
27914 ignitible IGNI'TIBLE, a. Capable of being ignited.
27915 igniting IGNI'TING, ppr. Setting on fire; becoming red with heat.1. Communicating fire to; heating to ...
27916 ignition IGNI'TION, n. The act of kindling, or setting on fire.1. The act or operation of communicating ...
27917 ignivomous IGNIV'OMOUS, a. [L. ignivomus; ignis, fire, and vomo, to vomit.]Vomiting fire; as an ignivomous ...
27918 ignobility IGNOBIL'ITY, n. Ignobleness. [Not in use.]
27919 ignoble IGNO'BLE, a. [L. ignobilis; in and nobilis. See Noble.]1. Of low birth or family; not noble; not ...
27920 ignobleness IGNO'BLENESS, n. Want of dignity; meanness.
27921 ignobly IGNO'BLY, adv. Of low family or birth; as ignobly born.1. Meanly; dishonorably; reproachfully; ...
27922 ignominious IGNOMIN'IOUS, a. [L. ignominiosus. See Ignominy.]1. Incurring disgrace; cowardly; of mean ...
27923 ignominiously IGNOMIN'IOUSLY, adv. Meanly; disgracefully; shamefully.
27924 ignominy IG'NOMINY, n. [L. ignominia; in and nomen, against name or reputation.] Public disgrace; shame; ...
27925 ignoramus IGNORA'MUS, n. [L. we are ignorant; from ignoro.]1. The indorsement which a grand jury make on a ...
27926 ignorance IG'NORANCE, n. [L. ignorantia; ignoro,not to know; ignarus, ignorant; in and gnarus, knowing.]1. ...
27927 ignorant IG'NORANT, a. [L. ignorans.] Destitute of knowledge; uninstructed or uninformed; untaught; ...
27928 ignorantly IG'NORANTLY, adv. Without knowledge, instruction or information. Whom therefore ye ignorantly ...
27929 ignore IGNO'RE, v.t. To be ignorant. [Not in use.]
27930 ignoscible IGNOS'CIBLE, a. [L. ignoscibilis.] Pardonable. [Not used.]
27931 ignote IGNO'TE, a. [L. ignotus.] Unknown. [Not used.]
27932 iguana IGU`ANA, n. A species of lizard, of the genus Lacerta.
27933 il Il, prefixed to words beginning with l, stands for in, as used in the Latin language, and usually ...
27934 ile ILE, so written by Pope for aile, a walk or alley in a church or public building. [Not in use.]1. ...
27935 ilex I'LEX, n. [L.] In botany, the generic name of the Holly-tree.Also, the Quercus ilex, or great ...
27936 iliac IL'IAC, a. [L. iliacus, from ilia, the flank, or small intestines; Gr. to wind.] Pertaining to the ...
27937 iliad IL'IAD, n. [from Ilium, Ilion, Troy.] An epic poem, composed by Homer, in twenty four books. The ...
27938 ilk ILK, a. The same; each. This is retained in Scottish, from the Saxon elc, each.
27940 ill-bred ILL-BRED, a. Not well bred; unpolite.
27941 ill-breeding ILL-BREE'DING, n. Want of good breeding; unpoliteness.
27942 ill-conditioned ILL-CONDI'TIONED, a. [See Condition.] Being in bad order or state.
27943 ill-favored ILL-FA'VORED, a. [ill and favored.] Ugly; ill-looking; wanting beauty; deformed. Ill-favored and ...
27944 ill-favoredly ILL-FA'VOREDLY, adv. With deformity.1. Roughly; rudely.
27945 ill-favoredness ILL-FA'VOREDNESS, n. Ugliness; deformity.
27946 ill-lived ILL-LI'VED, a. Leading a wicked life. [Little used.]
27947 ill-nature ILL-NA'TURE, n. [ill and nature.] Crossness; crabbedness; habitual bad temper, or want of ...
27948 ill-natured ILL-NA'TURED, a. Cross, crabbed; surly; intractable; of habitual bad temper; peevish; fractious. ...
27949 ill-naturedly ILL-NA'TUREDLY, adv. In a peevish or forward manner; crossly; unkindly.
27950 ill-naturedness ILL-NA'TUREDNESS, n. Crossness; want of a kind disposition.
27951 ill-will ILL-WILL' n. Enmity; malevolence.
27952 ill-willer ILL-WILL'ER, n. One who wishes ill to another.
27939 ill ILL, n. 1. Bad or evil, in a general sense; contrary to good, physical or moral; applied to ...
27953 illabile ILLAB'ILE, a. [See Labile.] Not liable to fall or err; infallible. [Not used.]
27954 illability ILLABIL'ITY, n. The quality of not being liable to err, fall or apostatize. [Not used.]
27955 illacerable ILLAC'ERABLE, a. [See Lacerate.] That cannot be torn or rent.
27956 illapse ILLAPSE, n. illaps'. [See Lapse.] A sliding in; an immission or entrance of one thing into ...
27957 illaqueate ILLAQ'UEATE, v.t. [L. illaqueo; in and laqueo, to ensnare; laquens, a snare.] To ensnare; to ...
27958 illaqueated ILLAQ'UEATED, pp. Ensnared.
27959 illaqueation ILLAQUEA'TION, n. The act of ensnaring; a catching or entrapping. [Little used.]1. A snare.
27960 illataive IL'LATAIVE, a. [See Illation.] Relating to illation; that may be inferred; as an illative ...
27961 illation ILLA'TION, n. [L. illatio; in and latio, a bearing; latus, from fero.] An inference from premises; ...
27962 illaudable ILLAUD'ABLE, a. [See Laudable.] Not laudable; not worthy of approbation or commendation; as an ...
27963 illaudably ILLAUD'ABLY, adv. In a manner unworthy of praise; without deserving praise.
27964 illecebrous ILLE'CEBROUS, a. [L.illecebrosus.] Alluring; full of allurement.
27965 illegal ILLE'GAL, a. [See Legal.] Not legal; unlawful; contrary to law; illicit; as an illegal act; ...
27966 illegality ILLEGAL'ITY, n. Contrariety to law; unlawfulness; as the illegality of trespass,or of false ...
27967 illegalize ILLE'GALIZE, v.t. To render unlawful.
27968 illegally ILLE'GALLY, adv. In a manner contrary to law; unlawfully; as a man illegally imprisoned.
27969 illegibility ILLEGIBIL'ITY, n. The quality of being illegible.
27970 illegible ILLEG'IBLE, a. [See Legible.] That cannot be read; obscure or defaced so that the words cannot be ...
27971 illegibly ILLEG'IBLY, adv. In a manner not to be read; as a letter written illegibly.
27972 illegitimacy ILLEGIT'IMACY, n. [See Legitimate.]1. The state of being born out of wedlock; the state of ...
27973 illegitimate ILLEGIT'IMATE, a. [See Legitimate.]1. Unlawfully begotten; born out of wedlock; spurious; as an ...
27974 illegitimately ILLEGIT'IMATELY, adv. Not in wedlock; without authority.
27975 illelgitimation ILLELGITIMA'TION, n. The state of one not born in wedlock.1. Want of genuineness.
27976 illeviable ILLEV'IABLE, a. That cannot be levied or collected.
27977 illiberal ILLIB'ERAL, a. [See Liberal.] Not liberal; not free or generous.1. Not noble; not ingenuous; not ...
27978 illiberality ILLIBERAL'ITY, n. Narrowness of mind; contractedness; meanness; want of catholic opinions.1. ...
27979 illiberally ILLIB'ERALLY, adv. Ungenerously; uncandidly; uncharitably; disingenuously.1. Parsimoniously.
27980 illicit ILLIC'IT, a. [L. illicitus; in and licitus, from liceo, to permit.]Not permitted or allowed; ...
27981 illicitly ILLIC'ITLY, adv. Unlawfully.
27982 illicitness ILLIC'ITNESS, n. Unlawfulness.
27983 illicitous ILLIC'ITOUS, a. Unlawful.
27984 illighten ILLI'GHTEN, v.t. [See Light, Lighten.] To enlighten. [Not in use.]
27985 illimitable ILLIM'ITABLE, a. [in,not, and limit,or L. limes.]That cannot be limited or bounded; as the ...
27986 illimitably ILLIM'ITABLY, adv. Without possibility of being bounded.1. Without limits.
27987 illimited ILLIM'ITED, a. [L. limes, a limit.] Unbounded; not limited; interminable.
27988 illimitedness ILLIM'ITEDNESS, n. Boundlessness; the state of being without limits or restriction. The ...
27989 illinition ILLINI'TION, n. [L.illinitus, illinio, to anoint; in and lino, to besmear.] A thin crust of some ...
27990 illiteracy ILLIT'ERACY, n. [from illiterate.] The state of being untaught or unlearned; want of a knowledge ...
27991 illiterate ILLIT'ERATE, a. [L. illiteratus; in and literatus; from litera, a letter.] Unlettered; ignorant ...
27992 illiterateness ILLIT'ERATENESS, n. Want of learning; ignorance of letters, books or science.
27993 illiterature ILLIT'ERATURE, n. Want of learning. [Little used.]
27994 illness ILL'NESS, n. [from ill.] Badness; unfavorableness; as the illness of the weather. [Not used.]1. ...
27995 illogical ILLOG'ICAL, a. [See Logical.] Ignorant or negligent of the rules of logic or correct reasoning; as ...
27996 illogically ILLOG'ICALLY, adv. In a manner contrary to the rules of correct reasoning.
27997 illogicalness ILLOG'ICALNESS, n. Contrariety to sound reasoning.
27998 illstarred ILL'STARRED, a. [ill and star.] Fated to be unfortunate.
27999 illude ILLU'DE, v.t. [L. illudo; in and ludo, to play. See Ludicrous.]To play upon by artifice; to ...
28000 illuded ILLU'DED, pp. Deceived; mocked.
28001 illuding ILLU'DING, ppr. Playing on by artifice; deceiving.
28002 illume ILLU'ME
28003 illuminant ILLU'MINANT, n. That which illuminates or affords light.
28004 illuminate ILLU'MINATE, v.t. [See Illume.] To enlighten; to throw light on; to supply with light. [This word ...
28005 illuminated ILLU'MINATED, pp. Enlightened; rendered light or luminous; illustrated; adorned with pictures, as ...
28006 illuminati ILLUMINA'TI, n. A church term anciently applied to persons who had received baptism; in which ...
28007 illuminating ILLU'MINATING, ppr. Enlightening; rendering luminous or bright; illustrating; adorning with ...
28008 illumination ILLUMINA'TION, n. The act of illuminating or rendering luminous; the act of supplying with ...
28009 illuminative ILLU'MINATIVE, a. Having the power of giving light.
28010 illuminator ILLU'MINATOR, n. He or that which illuminates or gives light.1. One whose occupation is to ...
28011 illumine ILLU'MINE, v.t. [L. illumino; in and lumino, to enlighten, from lumen, light. See Luminous.]1. To ...
28012 illuminee ILLUMINEE'
28013 illuminism ILLU'MINISM, n. The principles of the Illuminati.
28014 illuminize ILLU'MINIZE, v.t. To initiate into the doctrines or principles of the Illuminati.
28015 illusion ILLU'SION, n. s as z. [L. illusio, from illudo, to illude.] Deceptive appearance; false show, by ...
28016 illusive ILLU'SIVE, a. Deceiving by false show; deceitful; false. While the fond soul, Wrapt in gay visions ...
28017 illusively ILLU'SIVELY, adv. By means of a false show.
28018 illusiveness ILLU'SIVENESS, n. Deception; false show.
28019 illusory ILLU'SORY, a. [L. illusus,illudo.] Deceiving or tending to deceive by false appearances; ...
28020 illustrate ILLUS'TRATE, v.t. [L. illustro; in and lustro, to illuminate. See Luster.]1. To make clear, bright ...
28021 illustrated ILLUS'TRATED, pp. Made bright or glorious.1. Explained; elucidated; made clear to the ...
28022 illustrating ILLUS'TRATING, ppr. Making bright or glorious; rendering distinguished; elucidating.
28023 illustration ILLUSTRA'TION, n. The act of rendering bright or glorious.1. Explanation; elucidation; a ...
28024 illustrative ILLUS'TRATIVE, a. Having the quality of elucidating and making clear what is obscure; as an ...
28025 illustratively ILLUS'TRATIVELY, adv. By way of illustration or elucidation.
28026 illustrator ILLUS'TRATOR, n. One who illustrates or makes clear.
28027 illustrious ILLUS'TRIOUS, a. [L. illustris.]1. Conspicuous; distinguished by the reputation of greatness; ...
28028 illustriously ILLUS'TRIOUSLY, adv. Conspicuously; nobly; eminently; with dignity or distinction.1. Gloriously; ...
28029 illustriousness ILLUS'TRIOUSNESS, n. Eminence of character; greatness; grandeur; glory.
28030 illuxurious ILLUXU'RIOUS, a. Not luxurious.
28031 im I'M, contracted from I am.
28033 image-worship IM'AGE-WORSHIP, n. The worship of images; idolatry.
28032 image IM'AGE, n. [L. imago.]1. A representation or similitude of any person or thing, formed of a ...
28034 imagery IM'AGERY, n. im'ajry. Sensible representations, pictures, statues. Rich carvings, portraitures and ...
28035 imaginable IMAG'INABLE, a. That may be imagined or conceived. This point is proved with all imaginable ...
28036 imaginant IMAG'INANT, a. Imagining; conceiving. [Not used.]
28037 imaginary IMAG'INARY, a. Existing only in imagination or fancy; visionary; fancied; not real. Imaginary ills ...
28038 imagination IMAGINA'TION, n. [L. imaginatio.] The power or faculty of the mind by which it conceives and forms ...
28039 imaginative IMAG'INATIVE, a. That forms imaginations.1. Full of imaginations; fantastic.
28040 imagine IMAG'INE, v.t. [L. imaginor, from imago, image.]1. To form a notion or idea in the mind; to fancy. ...
28041 imagined IMAG'INED, pp. Formed in the mind; fancied; contrived.
28042 imaginer IMAG'INER, n. One who forms ideas; one who contrives.
28043 imagining IMAG'INING, ppr. Forming ideas in the mind; devising.
28044 imam IM'AM
28045 iman IM'AN, n. A minister or priest among the Mohammedans.Imbalm, Imbargo, Imbark, Imbase. See Embalm, ...
28046 imban IMBAN', v.t. [in and ban.] To excommunicate, in a civil sense; to cut off from the rights of man, ...
28047 imband IMBAND', v.t. [in and band.] To form into a band or bands. Beneath full sails imbanded nations ...
28048 imbanded IMBAND'ED, pp. Formed into a band or bands.
28049 imbank IMBANK, v.t. [in and bank.] To inclose with a bank; to defend by banks, mounds or dikes.
28050 imbanked IMBANK'ED, pp. Inclosed or defended with a bank.
28051 imbanking IMBANK'ING, ppr. Inclosing or surrounding with a bank.
28052 imbankment IMBANK'MENT, n. The act of surrounding or defending with a bank.1. Inclosure by a bank; the banks ...
28053 imbarn IMB`ARN, v.t. To deposit in a barn. [Not used.]
28054 imbastardize IMB`ASTARDIZE, v.t. To bastardize, which see.
28055 imbead IMBE'AD, v.t. [in and bead.] To fasten with a bead. The strong bright bayonet imbeaded fast.
28056 imbeaded IMBE'ADED, pp. Fastened with a bead.
28057 imbecile IM'BECILE, a. im'becil. [L. imbecillis.] Weak; feeble; destitute of strength, either of body or of ...
28058 imbecility IMBECIL'ITY, n. [L. imbecillitas.]1. Want of strength; weakness; feebleness of body or of mind. ...
28059 imbed IMBED', v.t. [in and bed.] To sink or lay in a bed; to place in a mass of earth, sand or other ...
28060 imbedded IMBED'DED, pp. Laid or inclosed, as in a bed or mass of surrounding matter.
28061 imbedding IMBED'DING, ppr. Laying, as in a bed.
28062 imbellic IMBEL'LIC, a. [L. in and bellicus.] Not warlike or martial. [Little used.]
28063 imbenching IMBENCH'ING, n. [in and bench.] A raised work like a bench.
28064 imbibe IMBI'BE, v.t. [L. imbibo; in and bibo, to drink.]1. To drink in; to absorb; as, a dry or porous ...
28065 imbibed IMBI'BED, pp. Drank in, as a fluid; absorbed; received into the mind and retained.
28066 imbiber IMBI'BER, n. He or that which imbibes.
28067 imbibing IMBI'BING, ppr. Drinking in; absorbing; receiving and retaining.
28068 imbibition IMBIBI'TION, n. The act of imbibing.
28069 imbitter IMBIT'TER, v.t. [in and bitter.] To make bitter.1. To make unhappy or grievous; to render ...
28070 imbittered IMBIT'TERED, pp. Made unhappy or painful; exasperated.
28071 imbittering IMBIT'TERING, ppr. Rendering unhappy or distressing; exasperating.
28072 imbodied IMBOD'IED, pp. [See Imbody.] Formed into a body.
28073 imbody IMBOD'Y, v.t. [in and body.] To form into a body; to invest with matter; to make corporeal; as, to ...
28074 imbodying IMBOD'YING, ppr. Forming into a body; investing with a corporeal body.1. Collecting and uniting ...
28075 imboil IMBOIL', v.i. To effervesce.
28076 imbolden IMBOLDEN, v.t. imboldn. [in and bold.] To encourage; to give confidence to. Nothing imboldens sin ...
28077 imboldening IMBOLDENING, ppr. Encouraging; giving confidence.
28078 imborder IMBORD'ER, v.t. [in and border.] To furnish or inclose with a border; to adorn with a border.1. To ...
28079 imbordered IMBORD'ERED, pp. Furnished, inclosed or adorned with a border; bounded.
28080 imbordering IMBORD'ERING, ppr. Furnishing, inclosing or adorning with a border; bounding.
28081 imbosk IMBOSK', v.t. To conceal,as in bushes; to hide.
28082 imbosom IMBO'SOM, v.t. s as z. [in and bosom.] To hold in the bosom; to cover fondly with the folds of ...
28083 imbosomed IMBO'SOMED, pp. Held in the bosom or to the breast; caressed; surrounded in the midst; inclosed; ...
28084 imbosoming IMBO'SOMING, ppr. Holding in the bosom; caressing; holding to the breast; inclosing or covering in ...
28085 imbound IMBOUND', v.t. [in and bound.] To inclose in limits; to shut in. [Little used.]
28086 imbow IMBOW, v.t. [in and bow.] To arch; to vault; as an imbowed roof.1. To make of a circular form; as ...
28087 imbowed IMBOWED, pp. Arched; vaulted; made of a circular form.
28088 imbower IMBOW'ER, v.t. [in and bower.] To cover with a bower; to shelter with trees.
28089 imbowered IMBOW'ERED, pp. Covered with a bower; sheltered with trees.
28090 imbowering IMBOW'ERING, ppr. Covering with a bower or with trees.
28091 imbowing IMBOWING, ppr. Arching; vaulting; making of a circular form.
28092 imbowment IMBOWMENT, n. An arch; a vault.
28093 imbox IMBOX', v.t. To inclose in a box.
28094 imbrangle IMBRAN'GLE, v.t. To entangle.
28095 imbreed IMBREE'D, v.t. To generate within.
28096 imbricate IM'BRICATE
28097 imbricated IM'BRICATED, a. [L. imbricatus, imbrico, from imbrex, a tile.]1. Bent and hollowed like a roof or ...
28098 imbrication IMBRICA'TION, n. A concave indenture, like that of tiles; tiling.
28099 imbrown IMBROWN', v.t. [in and brown.] To make brown; to darken; to obscure. The umpierc'd shade Imbrown'd ...
28100 imbrowned IMBROWN'ED, pp. Made brown; darkened; tanned.
28101 imbrowning IMBROWN'ING, ppr. Rendering brown; darkening; tanning.
28102 imbrue IMBRUE, v.t. imbru'. [Gr. to moisten.]1. To wet or moisten; to soak; to drench in a fluid, chiefly ...
28103 imbrued IMBRU'ED, pp. Wet; moistened; drenched.
28104 imbruing IMBRU'ING, ppr. Wetting; moistening; drenching.
28105 imbrute IMBRU'TE, v.t. [in and brute.] To degrade to the state of a brute; to reduce to brutality. --And ...
28106 imbruted IMBRU'TED, pp. Degraded to brutism.
28107 imbruting IMBRU'TING, ppr. Reducing to brutishness.
28108 imbue IMBUE,v.t. imbu'. [L. imbuo; in and the root of Eng. buck, to buck cloth, that is, to dip, drench ...
28109 imbued IMBU'ED, pp. tinged; dyed; tinctured.
28110 imbuing IMBU'ING, ppr. Tinging; dyeing; tincturing deeply.
28111 imitability IMITABIL'ITY, n. [See Imitable, Imitate.] The quality of being imitable.
28112 imitable IM'ITABLE, a. [L. imitabilis. See Imitate.]1. That may be imitated or copied. Let us follow our ...
28113 imitate IMI'TATE, v.t. [L. imitor; allied perhaps to Gr. similar, equal.]1. To follow in manners; to copy ...
28114 imitated IM'ITATED, pp. Followed; copied.
28115 imitating IM'ITATING, ppr. Following in manner; copying.
28116 imitation IMITA'TION, n. [L. imitatio; imitor, to imitate.]1. The act of following in manner, or of copying ...
28117 imitative IM'ITATIVE, a. Inclined to follow in manner; as, man is an imitative being.1. Aiming at ...
28118 imitator IM'ITATOR, n. One that follows in manners or deportment.1. One that copies, or attempts to make ...
28119 imitatorship IMITA'TORSHIP, n. The office or state of an imitator.
28120 immaculate IMMAC'ULATE, n. [L.immaculatus; in and macula, a spot.]1. Spotless; pure; unstained; undefiled; ...
28121 immaculately IMMAC'ULATELY, adv. With spotless purity.
28122 immaculateness IMMAC'ULATENESS, n. Spotless purity.
28123 immailed IMMA'ILED, a. Wearing mail or armor.
28124 immalleable IMMAL'LEABLE, a. [in and malleable.] Not malleable; that cannot be extended by hammering.
28125 immanacle IMMAN'ACLE, v.t. [in and manacle.] To put manacles on; to fetter or confine; to restrain from free ...
28126 immanacled IMMAN'ACLED, pp. Fettered; confined.
28127 immanacling IMMAN'ACLING, ppr. Fettering; confining.
28128 immane IMMA'NE, a. [L. immanis.] Vast; huge; very great. [Little used.]
28129 immanely IMMA'NELY, adv. Monstrously; cruelly.
28130 immanency IM'MANENCY, n. Internal dwelling.
28131 immanent IM'MANENT, a. [L. in and manens, maneo, to abide.] Inherent; intrinsic; internal.
28132 immanity IMMAN'ITY, n. [L. immanitas.] Barbarity; savageness.
28133 immarcessible IMMARCES'SIBLE, a. [L. in and marcesco, to fade.] Unfading.
28134 immartial IMM`ARTIAL, a. [in and martial.] Not martial; not warlike.
28135 immask IMM`ASK, v.t. [in and mask.] To cover, as with a mask; to disguise.
28136 immasked IMM`ASKED, pp. Covered; masked.
28137 immasking IMM`ASKING, ppr. Covering; disguising.
28138 immatchable IMMATCH'ABLE, a. That cannot be matched; peerless.
28139 immaterial IMMATE'RIAL, a.1. Incorporeal; not material; not consisting of matter; as immaterial spirits. The ...
28140 immaterialism IMMATE'RIALISM, n. The doctrine of the existence or state of immaterial substances or spiritual ...
28141 immaterialist IMMATE'RIALIST, n. One who professes immateriality.
28142 immateriality IMMATERIAL'ITY, n. The quality of being immaterial, or not consisting of matter; destitution of ...
28143 immaterialized IMMATE'RIALIZED, a. Rendered or made immaterial.
28144 immaterially IMMATE'RIALLY, adv. In a manner not depending on matter.1. In a manner unimportant.
28145 immaterialness IMMATE'RIALNESS, n. The state of being immaterial; immateriality.
28146 immateriate IMMATE'RIATE, a. Not consisting of matter; incorporeal; immaterial. [Little used.]
28147 immature IMMATU'RE, a. [L. immaturus; in and maturus.]1. Not mature or ripe; unripe; that has not arrived ...
28148 immaturely IMMATU'RELY, adv. Too soon; before ripeness or completion; before the natural time.
28149 immatureness IMMATU'RENESS
28150 immaturity IMMATU'RITY, n. Unripeness; incompleteness; the state of a thing which has not arrived to ...
28151 immeability IMMEABIL'ITY, n. [L. in and meo, to pass.] Want of power to pass.The proper sense is, the quality ...
28152 immeasurable IMMEAS'URABLE, a. immezh'urable. [in and measure.]That cannot be measured; immense; indefinitely ...
28153 immeasurably IMMEAS'URABLY, adv. To an extent not to be measured; immensely; beyond all measure.
28154 immeasured IMMEAS'URED, a. Exceeding common measure.
28155 immechanical IMMECHAN'ICAL, a. [in and mechanical.] Not consonant to the laws of mechanics.
28156 immediacy IMME'DIACY, n. [from immediate.] Power of acting without dependence.
28157 immediate IMME'DIATE, a. [L. in and medius, middle.]1. Proximate; acting without a medium, or without the ...
28158 immediately IMME'DIATELY, adv. Without the intervention of any other cause or event; opposed to mediately. The ...
28159 immediateness IMME'DIATENESS, n. Presence with regard to time.1. Exemption from second or intervening causes.
28160 immedicable IMMED'ICABLE, a. [L. immedicabilis; in and medicabilis, from medico,to heal.] Not to be healed; ...
28161 immelodious IMMELO'DIOUS, a. Not melodious.
28162 immemorable IMMEM'ORABLE, a. [L. immemorabilis; in and memorabilis. See Memory.]Not to be remembered; not worth ...
28163 immemorial IMMEMO'RIAL, a. [L. in and memor, memoria.]Beyond memory; an epithet given to time or duration, ...
28164 immemorially IMMEMO'RIALLY, adv. Beyond memory.
28165 immense IMMENSE, a. immens'. [L. immensus; in and mensus,metior, to measure.]1. Unlimited; unbounded; ...
28166 immensely IMMENSELY, adv. immens'ly. Infinitely; without limits or measure.1. Vastly; very greatly.
28167 immensity IMMENS'ITY, n. Unlimited extension; an extent not to be measured; infinity. By the power we find ...
28168 immensurability IMMENSURABIL'ITY, n. [from immensurable.] The quality of not being capable of measure; ...
28169 immensurable IMMEN'SURABLE, a. [L. in and mensurabilis, from mensura, measure; mensus, metior.] Not to be ...
28170 immensurate IMMEN'SURATE, a. Unmeasured.
28171 immerge IMMERGE, v.t. immerj'. [L. immergo; in and mergo, to plunge.]1. To plunge into or under a fluid. ...
28172 immerit IMMER'IT, n. Want of worth. [Not used.]
28173 immerited IMMER'ITED, a. Unmerited. [Not used.]
28174 immeritous IMMER'ITOUS, a. Undeserving. [Not used.]
28175 immerse IMMERSE, v.t. immers'. [L. immersus, from immergo; in and mergo, to plunge.]1. To put under water ...
28176 immersed IMMERS'ED, pp. Put into a fluid; plunged; deeply engaged; enveloped in the light of the sun, as a ...
28177 immersing IMMERS'ING, ppr. Plunging into a fluid; dipping; overwhelming; deeply engaging.
28178 immersion IMMER'SION, n. The act of putting into a fluid below the surface; the act of plunging into a fluid ...
28179 immesh IMMESH', v.t. [in and mesh.] To entangle in the meshes of a net, or in a web. Observe whether the ...
28180 immeshed IMMESH'ED, pp. Entangled in meshes or webs.
28181 immeshing IMMESH'ING, ppr. Entangling in meshes or webs.
28182 immethodical IMMETHOD'ICAL, a. [in and methodical. See Method.]Having no method; without systematic ...
28183 immethodically IMMETHOD'ICALLY, adv. Without order or regularity; irregularly.
28184 immethodicalness IMMETHOD'ICALNESS, n. Want of method; confusion.
28185 immigrant IM'MIGRANT, n. A person that removes into a country for the purpose of permanent residence.
28186 immigrate IM'MIGRATE, v.i. [L. immigro; in and migro, to migrate.]To remove into a country for the purpose of ...
28187 immigration IMMIGRA'TION, n. The passing or removing into a country for the purpose of permanent residence.
28188 imminence IM'MINENCE, n. [L. imminentia, immineo, to hang over.]Properly, a hanging over, but used by ...
28189 imminent IM'MINENT, a. [L. imminens, from immineo, to hang over; in and minor, to threaten. See ...
28190 immingle IMMIN'GLE, v.t. [in and mingle.] To mingle; to mix; to unite with numbers.
28191 immingled IMMIN'GLED, pp. Mixed; mingled.
28192 immingling IMMIN'GLING, ppr. Mixing; mingling.
28193 imminution IMMINU'TION, n. [L. imminutio, imminuo; in and minuo, to lessen.] A lessening; diminution; ...
28194 immiscibility IMMISCIBIL'ITY, n. [L. immisceo; in and misceo, to mix.] Incapacity of being mixed.
28195 immiscible IMMIS'CIBLE, a. [in and miscible.] Not capable of being mixed.
28196 immission IMMIS'SION, n. [L. immissio, immitto; in and mitto,to send.]The act of sending or thrusting in; ...
28197 immit IMMIT', v.t. [L. immitto; in and mitto, to send.] To send in; to inject.
28198 immitigable IMMIT'IGABLE, a. [in and mitigate.] That cannot be mitigated or appeased.
28199 immix IMMIX', v.t. [in and mix.] To mix; to mingle.
28200 immixable IMMIX'ABLE, a. Not capable of being mixed.
28201 immixed IMMIX'ED
28202 immixt IMMIXT', a. Unmixed.
28203 immobility IMMOBIL'ITY, n. [L. immobilitas, from immobilis; in and mobilis, from moveo, to move.] ...
28204 immoderacy IMMOD'ERACY, n. Excess.
28205 immoderate IMMOD'ERATE, a. [L. immoderatus; in and moderatus. See Moderate.]Exceeding just or usual bounds; ...
28206 immoderately IMMOD'ERATELY, adv. Excessively; to an undue degree; unreasonably; as, to weep immoderately.
28207 immoderateness IMMOD'ERATENESS, n. Excess; extravagance.
28208 immoderation IMMOD'ERATION, n. Excess; want of moderation.
28209 immodest IMMOD'EST, a. [L. immodestus; in and modestus, modest. See the latter.]1. Literally, not limited ...
28210 immodestly IMMOD'ESTLY, adv. Without due reserve; indecently; unchastely; obscenely.
28211 immodesty IMMOD'ESTY, n. [L. immodestia.] Want of modesty; indecency; unchastity.1. Want of delicacy or ...
28212 immolate IM'MOLATE, v.t. [L. immolo, to sacrifice; in and mola,meal sprinkled with salt, which was thrown on ...
28213 immolated IM'MOLATED, pp. Sacrificed; offered in sacrifice. From the same altar on which the small states ...
28214 immolating IM'MOLATING, ppr. Sacrificing; offering, as a victim.
28215 immolation IMMOLA'TION, n. The act of sacrificing.1. A sacrifice offered.
28216 immolator IM'MOLATOR, n. One who offers in sacrifice.
28217 immoment IMMO'MENT, a. Trifling.
28218 immomentous IMMOMENT'OUS, a. Unimportant.
28219 immoral IMMOR'AL, a. [in and moral.] Inconsistent with moral rectitude; contrary to the moral or divine ...
28220 immorality IMMORAL'ITY, n. Any act or practice which contravenes the divine commands or the social duties. ...
28221 immorally IMMOR'ALLY, adv. Wickedly; viciously; in violation of law or duty.
28222 immorigerous IMMORIG'EROUS, a. [Low L. immoriger.] Rude; uncivil.
28223 immorigerousness IMMORIG'EROUSNESS, n. Rudeness; disobedience.
28224 immortal IMMOR'TAL, a. [L. immortalis. See Mortal.]1. Having no principle of alteration or corruption; ...
28225 immortality IMMORTAL'ITY, n. The quality of never ceasing to live or exist; exemption from death and ...
28226 immortalization IMMORTALIZA'TION, n. The act of immortalizing.
28227 immortalize IMMOR'TALIZE, v.t. 1. To render immortal; to make perpetual; to cause to live or exist while the ...
28228 immortalized IMMOR'TALIZED, pp. Rendered immortal or perpetual.
28229 immortalizing IMMOR'TALIZING, ppr. Making immortal or perpetual.
28230 immortally IMMOR'TALLY, adv. With endless existence; with exemption from death.
28231 immortification IMMORTIFICA'TION, n. [in and mortification.] Want of subjection of the passions.
28232 immovability IMMOVABIL'ITY, n. Steadfastness that cannot be moved or shaken.
28233 immovable IMMOV'ABLE, a. [in and movable.] That cannot be moved from its place; as an immovable ...
28234 immovableness IMMOV'ABLENESS, n. The quality of being immovable.
28235 immovably IMMOV'ABLY, adv. In a manner not to be moved from its place or purpose; or in a manner not to be ...
28236 immund IMMUND', a. [L. immundus.] Unclean.
28237 immundicity IMMUNDIC'ITY, n. Uncleanness.
28238 immunity IMMU'NITY, n. [L. immuinitas, from immunis, free, exempt; in and munus,charge, office, duty.]1. ...
28239 immure IMMU'RE, v.t. [L. in and murus, a wall.]1. To inclose within walls; to shut up; to confine; as, to ...
28240 immured IMMU'RED, pp. Confined within walls.
28241 immusical IMMU'SICAL, a. [in and musical.] Not musical; inharmonious; not accordant; harsh.
28242 immutability IMMUTABIL'ITY, n. [L. immutabilitas; in and mutabilis, mutable, from muto, to ...
28243 immutable IMMU'TABLE, a. [L.immutabilis; in and mutabilis.]invariable; unalterable; not capable or ...
28244 immutableness IMMU'TABLENESS, n. Unchangeableness; immutability.
28245 immutably IMMU'TABLY, adv. Unchangeably; unalterably; invariably; in a manner that admits of no change.
28246 immutate IMMU'TATE, a. [L. immutatus.] Unchanged.
28247 immutation IMMUTA'TION, n. [L. immutatio.] Change; alteration.
28248 imp IMP, n.1. A son; offspring; progeny. The tender imp was weaned. A lad of life, an imp of fame.2. ...
28249 impacable IMPA'CABLE, a. [L. in and paco, to appease.]Not to be appeased or quieted.
28250 impact IMPACT', v.t. [L. impactus, from impingo; in and pango, to drive.]To drive close; to press or drive ...
28251 impacted IMPACT'ED, pp. Driven hard; made close by driving.
28252 impaint IMPA'INT, v.t. To paint; to adorn with colors.
28253 impair IMPA'IR, v.t. [L. pejor.]1. To make worse; to diminish in quantity, value or excellence. An ...
28254 impaired IMPA'IRED, pp. Diminished; injured; weakened.
28255 impairer IMPA'IRER, n. He or that which impairs.
28256 impairing IMPA'IRING, ppr. Making worse;lessening; injuring; enfeebling.
28257 impairment IMPA'IRMENT, n. Diminution; decrease; injury. [Not used.]
28258 impalatable IMPAL'ATABLE, a. Unpalatable. [Little used.]
28259 impale IMPA'LE, v.t. [L. in and palus, a pole, a stake.]1. To fix on a stake; to put to death by fixing ...
28260 impallid IMPAL'LID, v.t. To make pallid or pale. [Not in use.]
28261 impalm IMP`ALM, v.t. imp`am. [L. in and palma, the hand.]To grasp; to take in the hand.
28262 impalpability IMPALPABIL'ITY, n. The quality of not being palpable, or perceptible by the touch.
28263 impalpable IMPAL'PABLE, a. [L. in and palpo, to feel. [See Palpable.]Not to be felt; that cannot be perceived ...
28264 impalsy IMPAL'SY, v.t. s as z. [in and palsy.] To strike with palsy; to paralyze; to deaden.
28265 impanate IM'PANATE, a. [L. in and panis, bread.] Embodied in bread.IM'PANATE, v.t. To embody with bread.
28266 impanation IMPANA'TION, n. The supposed substantial presence of the body and blood of Christ, with the ...
28267 impannel IMPAN'NEL, v.t. [in and pannel.] To write or enter the names of a jury in a list or on a piece of ...
28268 impanneled IMPAN'NELED, pp. Having the names entered in a pannel; formed, as a jury.
28269 impanneling IMPAN'NELING, ppr. Writing the names of a pannel; forming, as a jury.
28270 imparadise IMPAR'ADISE, v.t. To put in a place of felicity; to make happy.
28271 imparadised IMPAR'ADISED, pp. Placed in a condition resembling that of paradise; made happy.
28272 imparadising IMPAR'ADISING, ppr. Making very happy.
28273 imparalleled IMPAR'ALLELED, a. Unparalleled. [Not used.]
28274 imparasyllabic IMPARASYLLAB'IC, a. [L. in, par, and syllaba.]Not consisting of an equal number of syllables. An ...
28275 impardonable IMP`ARDONABLE, a. Unpardonable.
28276 imparity IMPAR'ITY, n. [in and parity; L. par, equal.]1. Inequality; disproportion.2. Oddness; ...
28277 impark IMP`ARK, v.t. [in and park.] To inclose for a park; to make a park by inclosure; to sever from a ...
28278 imparl IMP`ARL, v.i. To hold mutual discourse; appropriately, in law, to have license to settle a lawsuit ...
28279 imparlance IMP`ARLANCE, n. Properly, leave for mutual discourse; appropriately, in law, the license or ...
28280 imparsonee IMPARSONEE', a. A parson imparsonee, is a parson presented, instituted and inducted into a ...
28281 impart IMP`ART, v.t. [L. impertior; in and partio, to divide; from pars, a part.]1. To give, grant or ...
28282 impartance IMP`ARTANCE, n. Communication of a share; grant.
28283 impartation IMPARTA'TION, n. The act of imparting or conferring. [Not much used.]
28284 imparted IMP`ARTED, pp. Communicated; granted; conferred.
28285 impartial IMP`ARTIAL, a. [in and partial, from part, L. pars.]1. Not partial; not biased in favor of one ...
28286 impartialist IMP`ARTIALIST, n. One who is impartial. [Little used.]
28287 impartiality IMPARTIAL'ITY, n. imparshal'ity. Indifference of opinion or judgment; freedom from bias in favor ...
28288 impartially IMP`ARTIALLY, adv. Without bias of judgment; without prejudice; without inclination to favor one ...
28289 impartibility IMPARTIBIL'ITY, n. The quality of not being subject to partition.1. The quality of being capable ...
28290 impartible IMP`ARTIBLE, a. 1. Not partible or subject to partition; as an impartible estate.2. [from ...
28291 imparting IMP`ARTING, ppr. Communicating; granting; bestowing.
28292 impartment IMP`ARTMENT, n. The act of imparting; the communication of knowledge; disclosure.
28293 impassable IMP`ASSABLE, a. [in and passable. See Pass.]That cannot be passed; not admitting a passage; as an ...
28294 impassableness IMP`ASSABLENESS, n. The state of being impassable.
28295 impassably IMP`ASSABLY, adv. In a manner or degree that prevents passing, or the power of passing.
28296 impassibility IMPASSIBIL'ITY
28297 impassible IMPAS'SIBLE, a. [L. impassibilis, from passus, patior, to suffer.]Incapable of pain, passion or ...
28298 impassibleness IMPAS'SIBLENESS, n. [from impassible.]Exemption from pain or suffering; insusceptibility of injury ...
28299 impassion IMPAS'SION, v.t. [in and passion.] To move or affect strongly with passion.
28300 impassionate IMPAS'SIONATE, v.t. To affect powerfully.IMPAS'SIONATE, a. Strongly affected.1. Without passion ...
28301 impassioned IMPAS'SIONED, a. Actuated or agitated by passion. The tempter all impassioned, thus began.1. ...
28302 impassive IMPAS'SIVE, a. [L. in and passus, patior,to suffer.]Not susceptible of pain or suffering; as the ...
28303 impassively IMPAS'SIVELY, adv. Without sensibility to pain or suffering.
28304 impassiveness IMPAS'SIVENESS, n. The state of being insusceptible of pain.
28305 impassivity IMPASSIV'ITY, n. The quality of being insusceptible of feeling, pain or suffering.
28306 impastation IMPASTA'TION, n. [in and paste.] The mixtion of various materials of different colors and ...
28307 impaste IMPA'STE, v.t.1. To knead; to make into paste.2. In painting, to lay on colors thick and bold.
28308 impasted IMPA'STED, a. Concreted, as into paste.1. Pasted over; covered with paste, or with thick paint.
28309 impatible IMPAT'IBLE, a. [L. impatibilis.] Intolerable; that cannot be borne.
28310 impatience IMPA'TIENCE, n. [L. impatientia, from impatiens; in and patior, to suffer.] Uneasiness under pain ...
28311 impatient IMPA'TIENT, a. [L. impatiens.] Uneasy or fretful under suffering; not bearing pain with composure; ...
28312 impatiently IMPA'TIENTLY, adv. With uneasiness or restlessness; as, to bear disappointment impatiently.1. ...
28313 impatronization IMPATRONIZA'TION, n. Absolute seignory or possession.
28314 impatronize IMPAT'RONIZE, v.t. To gain to one's self the power of any seignory.
28315 impawn IMPAWN', v.t. [in and pawn.] To pawn; to pledge; to deposit as security.
28316 impeach IMPE'ACH, v.t. [L. pango, pactus.]1. To hinder; to impede. This sense is found in our early ...
28317 impeachable IMPE'ACHABLE, a. Liable to accusation; chargeable with a crime; accusable; censurable.1. Liable ...
28318 impeached IMPE'ACHED, pp. Hindered.1. Accused; charged with a crime, misdemeanor or wrong; censured. The ...
28319 impeacher IMPE'ACHER, n. An accuser by authority; one who calls in question.
28320 impeaching IMPE'ACHING, ppr. Hindering.1. Accusing by authority; calling in question the purity or rectitude ...
28321 impeachment IMPE'ACHMENT, n. Hinderance; impediment; stop; obstruction.1. An accusation or charge brought ...
28322 impearl IMPEARL, v.t. imperl'. [in and pearl.] To form in the resemblance of pearls. --Dew-drops which the ...
28323 impeccability IMPECCABIL'ITY
28324 impeccable IMPEC'CABLE, a. [L. pecco, to err, to sin.] Not liable to sin; not subject to sin; exempt from the ...
28325 impeccancy IMPEC'CANCY, n. [See Impeccable.] The quality of not being liable to sin; exemption from sin, ...
28326 impede IMPE'DE, v.t. [L. impedio; supposed to be compounded of in and pedes, feet, to catch or entangle ...
28327 impeded IMPE'DED, pp. Hindered; stopped; obstructed.
28328 impediment IMPED'IMENT, n. [L. impedimentum.] That which hinders progress or motion; hinderance; obstruction; ...
28329 impedimental IMPEDIMENT'AL, a. Hindering; obstructing.
28330 impeding IMPE'DING, ppr. Hindering; stopping; obstructing.
28331 impedite IM'PEDITE, v.t. To impede. [Not in use.]
28332 impeditive IMPED'ITIVE, a. Causing hinderance.
28333 impel IMPEL', v.t. [L. impello; in and pello, to drive.]To drive or urge forward; to press on; to excite ...
28334 impelled IMPEL'LED, pp. Driven forward; urged on; moved by any force or power, physical or moral.
28335 impellent IMPEL'LENT, n. A power or force that drives forward; impulsive power.
28336 impeller IMPEL'LER, n. He or that which impels.
28337 impelling IMPEL'LING, ppr. Driving forward; urging; pressing.
28338 impen IMPEN', v.t. [in and pen.] To pen; to shut or inclose in a narrow place.
28339 impend IMPEND', v.i. [L. impendeo; in and pendeo, to hang.]1. To hang over; to be suspended above; to ...
28340 impendence IMPEND'ENCE
28341 impendency IMPEND'ENCY, n. The state of hanging over; near approach; a menacing attitude.
28342 impendent IMPEND'ENT, a. Hanging over; imminent; threatening; pressing closely; as an impendent evil.
28343 impending IMPEND'ING, ppr. Hanging over; approaching near; threatening.
28344 impenetrability IMPENETRABIL'ITY, n. [from impenetrable.]1. The quality of being impenetrable.2. In philosophy, ...
28345 impenetrable IMPEN'ETRABLE, a. [L. impenetrabilis; in and penetrabilis, from penetro, to penetrate.]1. That ...
28346 impenetrableness IMPEN'ETRABLENESS, n. Impenetrability, which see.
28347 impenetrably IMPEN'ETRABLY, adv. With solidity that admits not of being penetrated.1. With hardness that ...
28348 impenitence IMPEN'ITENCE
28349 impenitency IMPEN'ITENCY, n. [L. in and poenitens, from poeniteo, to repent, poena, pain.] Want of penitence ...
28350 impenitent IMPEN'ITENT, a. Not penitent; not repenting of sin; not contrite; obdurate; of a hard heart. They ...
28351 impenitently IMPEN'ITENTLY, adv. Without repentance or contrition for sin; obdurately.
28352 impennous IMPEN'NOUS, a. [in and pennous.] Wanting wings.
28353 impeople IMPE'OPLE, v.t. To form into a community. [See People.]
28354 imperate IM'PERATE, a. [L. imperatus, impero, to command.]Done by impulse or direction of the mind. [Not ...
28355 imperative IMPER'ATIVE, a. [L. imperativus, from impero, to command. See Empire.]1. Commanding; expressive of ...
28356 imperatively IMPER'ATIVELY, adv. With command; authoritatively.
28357 imperatorial IMPERATO'RIAL, a. Commanding. [Not in use.]
28358 imperceptible IMPERCEP'TIBLE, a.1. Not to be perceived; not to be known or discovered by the senses. We say a ...
28359 imperceptibleness IMPERCEP'TIBLENESS, n. The quality of being imperceptible.
28360 imperceptibly IMPERCEP'TIBLY, adv. In a manner not to be perceived.
28361 impercipient IMPERCIP'IENT, a. Not perceiving or having power to perceive.
28362 imperdible IMPER'DIBLE, a. Not destructible. [Not a legitimate word.]
28363 imperfect IMPER'FECT, a. [L. imperfectus; in and perfectus, finished, perfect; perficio, to perfect; per and ...
28364 imperfection IMPERFEC'TION, n. [L. imperfectio, supra.]Defect; fault; the want of a part or of something ...
28365 imperfectly IMPER'FECTLY, adv. In an imperfect manner or degree; not fully; not entirely; not completely; not ...
28366 imperfectness IMPER'FECTNESS, n. The state of being imperfect.
28367 imperforate IMPER'FORATE, a. [L. in and perforatus, perforo.]Not perforated or pierced; having no opening.
28368 imperforated IMPER'FORATED, a. Not perforated.1. Having no pores.
28369 imperforation IMPERFORA'TION, n. The state of being not perforated, or without any aperture.
28370 imperforble IMPER'FORBLE, a. [infra.] That cannot be perforated or bored through.
28371 imperial IMPE'RIAL, a. [L.imperialis, from impero, to command. See Emperor.]1. Pertaining to an empire, or ...
28372 imperialist IMPE'RIALIST, n. One who belongs to an emperor; a subject or soldier of an emperor. The ...
28373 imperiality IMPERIAL'ITY, n. Imperial power.1. The right of an emperor to a share of the produce of mines, &c. ...
28374 imperially IMPE'RIALLY, adv. In a royal manner.
28375 imperil IMPER'IL, v.t. [in and peril.] To bring into danger.
28376 imperious IMPE'RIOUS, a. [L. imperiosus.]1. Commanding; dictatorial; haughty; arrogant; overbearing; ...
28377 imperiously IMPE'RIOUSLY, adv. With arrogance of command; with a haughty air of authority; in a domineering ...
28378 imperiousness IMPE'RIOUSNESS, n. Authority; air of command.1. Arrogance of command; haughtiness. Imperiousness ...
28379 imperishable IMPER'ISHABLE, a. Not subject to decay; not liable to perish; indestructible; enduring ...
28380 imperishableness IMPER'ISHABLENESS, n. The quality of being imperishable.
28381 impermanence IMPER'MANENCE, n. Want of permanence or continued duration.
28382 impermanent IMPER'MANENT, a. [in and permanent.] Not permanent; not enduring.
28383 impermeability IMPERMEABIL'ITY, n. The quality of being impermeable by a fluid.
28384 impermeable IMPER'MEABLE, a. [L. in and permeo; per and meo, to pass.]Not to be passed through the pores by a ...
28385 impersonal IMPER'SONAL, a. [L. impersonalis; in and personalis, from persona. See Person.]In grammar, an ...
28386 impersonality IMPERSONAL'ITY, n. Indistinction of personality.
28387 impersonally IMPER'SONALLY, adv. In the manner of an impersonal verb.
28388 impersonate IMPER'SONATE, v.t. To personify.
28389 impersonated IMPER'SONATED, a. Made persons of. [See Personated.]
28390 imperspicuity IMPERSPICU'ITY, n. Want of perspicuity, or clearness to the mind.
28391 imperspicuous IMPERSPIC'UOUS, a. [in and perspicuous.] Not perspicuous; not clear; obscure.
28392 impersuasible IMPERSUA'SIBLE, a. [L. in and persuasibilis. See Persuade.]Not to be moved by persuasion; not ...
28393 impertinence IMPER'TINENCE
28394 impertinency IMPER'TINENCY, n. [L. impertinens; in and pertinens, pertineo, to pertain; per and teneo, to ...
28395 impertinent IMPER'TINENT, a. [L. impertinens, supra.]1. Not pertaining to the matter in hand; of no weight; ...
28396 impertinently IMPER'TINENTLY, adv. Without relation to the matter in hand.1. Officiously; intrusively; rudely.
28397 impertransibility IMPERTRANSIBIL'ITY, n. The quality of not being capable of being passed through.
28398 impertransible IMPERTRAN'SIBLE, a. [L. in and pertranseo; per and transeo, to pass over or through; trans and eo, ...
28399 imperturbable IMPERTURB'ABLE, a. [L.in and perturbo, to disturb; per and turbo.]That cannot be disturbed or ...
28400 imperturbation IMPERTURBA'TION, n. Freedom from agitation of mind; calmness.
28401 imperturbed IMPERTURB'ED, a. Undisturbed. [Not in use.]
28402 imperviosly IMPER'VIOSLY, adv. In a manner to prevent passage or penetration.
28403 impervious IMPER'VIOUS, a. [L. impervius; in and pervius, passable; per and via, way.]1. Not to be penetrated ...
28404 imperviousness IMPER'VIOUSNESS, n. The state of not admitting a passage.
28405 impetiginous IMPETIG'INOUS, a. [L.impetigo, a ringworm.]Resembling the ring-worm or tetters; covered with scaled ...
28406 impetrable IM'PETRABLE, a. [See Impetrate.] That may be obtained by petition.
28407 impetrate IM'PETRATE, v.t. [L. impetro.] To obtain by request or entreaty.
28408 impetration IMPETRA'TION, n. The act of obtaining by prayer or petition.1. In law, the preobtaining of ...
28409 impetrative IM'PETRATIVE, a. Obtaining; tending to obtain by entreaty.
28410 impetratory IM'PETRATORY, a. Beseeching; containing entreaty.
28411 impetuosity IMPETUOS'ITY, n. [See Impetuous.] A rushing with violence and great force; fury; violence.1. ...
28412 impetuous IMPET'UOUS, a. [L. impetuosus, from impetus,impeto; in and peto, to urge, to rush. See Bid.]1. ...
28413 impetuously IMPET'UOUSLY, adv. Violently; fiercely; forcibly; with haste and force.
28414 impetuousness IMPET'UOUSNESS, n. A driving or rushing with haste and violence; furiousness; fury; violence.1. ...
28415 impetus IM'PETUS, n. [L. supra.] Force of motion; the force with which any body is driven or impelled.1. ...
28416 impictured IMPIC'TURED, a. Painted; impressed.
28417 impier IMPIER. [See Umpire.]
28418 impierceable IMPIERCEABLE, a. impers'able. [in and pierce.]Not to be pierced or penetrated.
28419 impiety IMPI'ETY, n. [L. impietas;in and pietas, pius.]1. Ungodliness; irreverence towards the Supreme ...
28420 impignorate IMPIG'NORATE, v.t. To pledge or pawn. [Not in use.]
28421 impignoration IMPIGNORA'TION, n. The act of pawning. [Not in use.]
28422 impinge IMPINGE, v.i. impinj'. [L. impingo; in and pango, to strike. See Pack.] To fall against; to ...
28423 impinging IMPING'ING, ppr. Striking against.
28424 impinguate IMPIN'GUATE, v.t. [L. in and pinguis, fat.]To fatten; to make fat. [Not in use.]
28425 impious IM'PIOUS, a. [L. impius; in and pius, pious.]1. Irreverent towards the Supreme Being; wanting in ...
28426 impiously IM'PIOUSLY, adv. With irreverence for God, or contempt for his authority; profanely; wickedly.
28427 impiousness IM'PIOUSNESS, n. Impiety; contempt of God and his laws.
28428 implacability IMPLACABIL'ITY
28429 implacable IMPLA'CABLE, a. [L. implacabilis; in and placabilis, from placo, to appease.]1. Not to be ...
28430 implacableness IMPLACABLENESS, n. [from implacable.] The quality of not being appeasable; inexorableness; ...
28431 implacably IMPLA'CABLY, adv. With enmity not to be pacified or subdued; inexorably; as, to hate a person ...
28432 implant IMPLANT', v.t. [in and plant, L. planto.]To set, plant or infix for the purpose of growth; as, to ...
28433 implantation IMPLANTA'TION, n. The act of setting or infixing in the mind or heart, as principles or first ...
28434 implanted IMPLANT'ED, pp. Set, infixed in the mind, as principles or rudiments.
28435 implanting IMPLANT'ING, ppr. Setting or infixing in the mind, as principles.
28436 implausibility IMPLAUSIBIL'ITY, n. [from implausible.]The quality of not being plausible or specious.
28437 implausible IMPLAUS'IBLE, a. s as z. [in and plausible.]Not specious; not wearing the appearance of truth or ...
28438 implausibly IMPLAUS'IBLY, adv. Without an appearance of probability.
28439 impleach IMPLE'ACH, v.t. [in and pleach.] To interweave. [Not in use.]
28440 implead IMPLE'AD, v.t. [in and plead.] To institute and prosecute a suit against one in court; to sue at ...
28441 impleaded IMPLE'ADED, pp. Prosecuted; sued; subject to answer to a suit in court.
28442 impleader IMPLE'ADER, n. One who prosecutes another.
28443 impleading IMPLE'ADING, ppr. Prosecuting a suit.
28444 impleasing IMPLE'ASING, a. Unpleasing. [Not in use.]
28445 impledge IMPLEDGE, v.t. To pawn. [Not used.]
28446 implement IM'PLEMENT,n. [Low L.implementum, from impleo, to fill; in and pleo.]may supply wants; ...
28447 impletion IMPLE'TION, n. [L. impleo, to fill; in and pleo.]The act of filling; the state of being full.The ...
28448 implex IM'PLEX, a. [L. implexus. See Implicate.]Infolded; intricate; entangled; complicated.Every poem is ...
28449 implexion IMPLEX'ION, n. [See Implicate.] The act of infolding or involving; the state of being involved; ...
28450 implicate IM'PLICATE, v.t. [L. implico, implicatus; in and plico, to fold.]1. To infold; to involve; to ...
28451 implicated IM'PLICATED, pp. Infolded; involved.1. Involved; connected; concerned; proved to be concerned or ...
28452 implicating IM'PLICATING, ppr. Involving; proving to be concerned.
28453 implication IMPLICA'TION, n. [L. implicatio, supra.]1. The act of infolding or involving.2. Involution; ...
28454 implicative IM'PLICATIVE, a. Having implication.
28455 implicatively IM'PLICATIVELY, adv. By implication.
28456 implicit IMPLIC'IT, a. [L. implicitus, from implico, supra.]1. Infolded; entangled; complicated. In his ...
28457 implicitly IMPLIC'ITLY, adv. By inference deducible, but not expressed in words; virtually; in reality, but ...
28458 implicitness IMPLIC'ITNESS, n. The state of being implicit; the state of trusting without reserve.
28459 implied IMPLI'ED, pp. [See Imply.] Involved; contained virtually, though not expressed; as an implied ...
28460 impliedly IMPLI'EDLY, adv. By implication.
28461 imploration IMPLORA'TION, n. Earnest supplication.
28462 implore IMPLO'RE, v.t. [L. imploro; in and ploro, to cry out.]1. To call upon or for,in supplication; to ...
28463 implored IMPLO'RED, pp. Earnestly supplicated; besought.
28464 implorer IMPLO'RER, n. One who prays earnestly.
28465 imploring IMPLO'RING, ppr. Beseeching; entreating; praying earnestly.
28466 implumed IMPLU'MED
28467 implumous IMPLU'MOUS, a. Having no plumes or feathers.
28468 implunge IMPLUNGE, v.t. implunj'. To plunge; to immerse.
28469 imply IMPLY', v.t. [L. implico; in and plico, to fold. See Implicate.]1. Literally, to infold or ...
28470 implying IMPLY'ING, ppr. Involving; containing in substance, or by fair inference, or by construction of ...
28471 impocket IMPOCK'ET, v.t. To pocket. [Not used.]
28472 impoison IMPOIS'ON, v.t. s as z. [See Poison.]1. To poison; to impregnate with poison; to corrupt with ...
28473 impoisoned IMPOIS'ONED, pp. Poisoned; corrupted; embittered.
28474 impoisoning IMPOIS'ONING, ppr. Poisoning; corrupting; embittering.
28475 impoisonment IMPOIS'ONMENT, n. The act of poisoning.
28476 impolarly IM'POLARLY, adv. Not according to the direction of the poles. [Not used.]
28477 impolicy IMPOL'ICY, n. [in and policy.] Inexpedience; unsuitableness to the end proposed; bad policy; ...
28478 impolite IMPOLI'TE, a. [in and polite.] Not of polished manners; unpolite; uncivil; rude in manners.
28479 impolitely IMPOLI'TELY, adv. Uncivilly.
28480 impoliteness IMPOLI'TENESS, n. Incivility; want of good manners.
28481 impolitical IMPOLIT'ICAL, for impolitic,is obsolete.
28482 impoliticly IMPOL'ITICLY, adv. Not wisely; not with due forecast and prudence; in a manner to injure public or ...
28483 imponderability IMPONDERABIL'ITY, n. Absolute levity; destitution of sensible weight.
28484 imponderable IMPON'DERABLE
28485 imponderous IMPON'DEROUS, a. [in and ponderable, ponderous.]Not having sensible weight.
28486 impoor IMPOOR', v.t. [in and poor.] To impoverish. [Not in use.]
28487 imporosity IMPOROS'ITY, n. [in and porosity.] Want of porosity; closeness of texture; compactness that ...
28488 imporous IMPO'ROUS, a. Destitute of pores; very close or compact in texture; solid.
28489 import IMPO'RT, v.t. [L.importo; in and porto,to bar. See Bear.]1. To bring from a foreign country or ...
28490 importable IMPO'RTABLE, a. That may be imported.1. Insupportable; not to be endured.
28491 importance IMPORT'ANCE, n.1. Weight; consequence; a bearing on some interest; that quality of any thing by ...
28492 important IMPORT'ANT, a. Literally, bearing on or to. Hence, weighty; momentous; of great consequence; ...
28493 importantly IMPORT'ANTLY, adv. Weightily; forcibly.
28494 importation IMPORTA'TION, n.1. The act or practice of importing, or of bringing from another country or state; ...
28495 imported IMPO'RTED, pp. Brought from another country or state.
28496 importer IMPO'RTER, n. He that imports; the merchant who,by himself or his agent, brings goods from another ...
28497 importing IMPO'RTING, ppr. Bringing into one's own country or state from a foreign or distant state.1. ...
28498 importless IMPO'RTLESS, a. Of no weight or consequence. [Not used.]
28499 importunacy IMPORT'UNACY, n. The act of importuning; importunateness.
28500 importunate IMPORT'UNATE, a. [L. importunus. See Importune.]1. Bearing on; pressing or urging in request or ...
28501 importunately IMPORT'UNATELY, adv. With urgent request; with pressing solicitation.
28502 importunateness IMPORT'UNATENESS, n. Urgent and pressing solicitation.
28503 importunator IMPORT'UNATOR, n. One that importunes. [Not in use.]
28504 importune IMPORTU'NE, v.t. [L. importunus; in and porto, to bear on.]To request with urgency; to press with ...
28505 importunely IMPORTU'NELY, adv. With urgent solicitation; incessantly; continually; troublesomely.1. ...
28506 importunity IMPORTU'NITY, n. [L. importunitas.]Pressing solicitation; urgent request; application for a claim ...
28507 importuous IMPO'RTUOUS, a. [L. importuosus; in and portus.]Without a port,haven or harbor.
28508 imposable IMPOSABLE, a. That may be imposed or laid on.
28509 impose IMPO'SE, v.t. s as z. [L. impositum, from impono; in and pono, to put. Pono, as written, belongs ...
28510 imposed IMPO'SED, pp. Laid on, as a tax,burden, duty or penalty; enjoined.Imposes on, deceived.
28511 imposer IMPO'SER, n. One who lays on; one who enjoins. --The imposers of these oaths might repent.
28513 imposing-stone IMPO'SING-STONE, n. Among printers, the stone on which the pages or columns of types are imposed ...
28512 imposing IMPO'SING, ppr. Laying on; enjoining; deceiving.1. Commanding; adapted to impress forcibly; as an ...
28514 imposition IMPOSI'TION, n. s as z. [L. impositio. See Impose.]1. In a general sense, the act of laying ...
28515 impossibility IMPOSSIBIL'ITY, n. [from impossible.]1. That which cannot be; the state of being not possible to ...
28516 impossible IMPOSS'IBLE, a. [L. impossibilis; in and possibilis, from possum, to be able.]1. That cannot be. ...
28517 impost IM'POST, n. [L. impositum, impono.]1. Any tax or tribute imposed by authority; particularly, a ...
28518 imposthumate IMPOS'THUMATE, v.i. impos'tumate. [See Imposthume.]To form an abscess; to gather; to collect pus ...
28519 imposthumated IMPOS'THUMATED, pp. Affected with an imposthume.
28520 imposthumation IMPOSTHUMA'TION, n. The act of forming an abscess; also, an abscess; an imposthume.
28521 imposthume IMPOS'THUME, n. impos'tume. [This word is a corruption of apostem, L. apostema; Gr. to separate, ...
28522 impostor IMPOS'TOR, n. [Low L. impostor, from impono. See Impose.]One who imposes on others; a person who ...
28523 imposturage IMPOS'TURAGE, n. Imposition. [Not in use.]
28524 imposture IMPOS'TURE, n. [L. impostura. See Impose.]Deception practiced under a false or assumed character; ...
28525 impostured IMPOS'TURED, a. Having the nature of imposture.
28526 imposturous IMPOS'TUROUS, a. Deceitful. [Not used.]
28527 impotence IM'POTENCE,
28528 impotency IM'POTENCY, n. [L. impotentia; in and potentia, from possum. See Power.]1. Want of strength or ...
28529 impotent IM'POTENT, a. [L. impotens.]1. Weak; feeble; wanting strength or power; unable by nature, or ...
28530 impotently IM'POTENTLY, adv. Weakly; without power over the passions.
28531 impound IMPOUND', v.t. [in and pound. See Pound.]1. To put, shut or confine in a pound or close pen; as, ...
28532 impounded IMPOUND'ED, pp. Confined in a pound.
28533 impounder IMPOUND'ER, n. One who impounds the beasts of another.
28534 impounding IMPOUND'ING, ppr. Confining in a pound; restraining.
28535 impoverish IMPOV'ERISH, v.t.1. To make poor; to reduce to poverty or indigence. Idleness and vice are sure ...
28536 impoverished IMPOV'ERISHED, pp. Reduced to poverty; exhausted.
28537 impoverisher IMPOV'ERISHER, n. One who makes others poor.1. That which impairs fertility.
28538 impoverishing IMPOV'ERISHING, ppr. Making poor; exhausting.
28539 impoverishment IMPOV'ERISHMENT, n. Depauperation; a reducing to indigence; exhaustion; drain of wealth, richness ...
28540 impower IMPOWER. [See Empower.]
28541 impracticability IMPRACTICABIL'ITY
28542 impracticable IMPRAC'TICABLE, a. [in and practicable. See Practice.]1. That cannot be done or performed; ...
28543 impracticableness IMPRAC'TICABLENESS, n. [See Impracticable.]1. The state or quality of being beyond human power, ...
28544 impracticably IMPRAC'TICABLY, adv. In a manner or degree that hinders practice. --Morality not impracticably ...
28545 imprecate IM'PRECATE, v.t. [L. imprecor; in and precor, to pray. See Pray.]To invoke, as an evil on any one; ...
28546 imprecated IM'PRECATED, pp. Invoked on one, as some evil.
28547 imprecating IM'PRECATING, ppr. Calling for evil on one's self or another.
28548 imprecation IMPRECA'TION, n. [L. imprecatio.] The act of imprecating, or invoking evil on any one; a prayer ...
28549 imprecatory IM'PRECATORY, a. Containing a prayer for evil to befall a person.
28550 imprecision IMPRECIS'ION, n. s as z. [in and precision.]Want of precision or exactness; defect of accuracy.
28551 impregn IMPRE'GN, v.t. impre'ne. [L. in and proegnans. See Pregnant.]To impregnate; to infuse the seed of ...
28552 impregnable IMPREG'NABLE, a.1. Not to be stormed, or taken by assault; that cannot be reduced by force; able ...
28553 impregnably IMPREG'NABLY, adv. In a manner to resist penetration or assault; in a manner to defy force; as a ...
28554 impregnate IMPREG'NATE, v.t. [See Pregnant.]1. To infuse the principle of conception; to make pregnant, as a ...
28555 impregnated IMPREG'NATED, a. Made pregnant or prolific; fecundated; filled with something by mixture, &c.
28556 impregnating IMPREG'NATING, ppr. Infusing seed or pollen; rendering pregnant; fructifying; fecundating; filling ...
28557 impregnation IMPREGNA'TION, n. The act of fecundating and rendering fruitful; applied to animals or plants.1. ...
28558 imprejudicate IMPREJU'DICATE, a. [L. in, proe, and judico.]Not prejudged; unprejudiced; not prepossessed; ...
28559 impreparation IMPREPARA'TION, n. [in and preparation.] Want of preparation; unpreparedness; unreadiness. [Little ...
28560 imprescriptibility IMPRESCRIPTIBIL'ITY, n. The state of being independent of prescription; the state which renders a ...
28561 imprescriptible IMPRESCRIP'TIBLE, a. [L. proescribo; proe and scribo, to write.]That cannot be lost or impaired by ...
28562 impress IMPRESS', v.t. [L. impressum, from imprimo; in and premo, to press.]1. To imprint; to stamp; to ...
28563 impressed IMPRESS'ED, pp. Imprinted; stamped; marked by pressure; compelled to enter public service; seized ...
28564 impressibility IMPRESSIBIL'ITY, n. The quality of being impressible.
28565 impressible IMPRESS'IBLE, a. That may be impressed; that yields to pressure; that may receive impressions. ...
28566 impressing IMPRESS'ING, ppr. Imprinting; stamping; fixing in the mind; compelling into service.
28567 impression IMPRES'SION, n. [L. impressio.] The act of impressing, as one body on another; as a figure made by ...
28568 impressive IMPRESS'IVE, a. Making or tending to make an impression; having the power of affecting, or of ...
28569 impressively IMPRESS'IVELY, adv. In a manner to touch sensibility, or to awaken conscience; in a manner to ...
28570 impressiveness IMPRESS'IVENESS, n. The quality of being impressive.
28571 impressment IMPRESS'MENT, n. The act of impressing men into public service; as the impressment of seamen.1. ...
28572 impressure IMPRESS'URE, n. The mark made by pressure; indentation; dent; impression.
28573 imprest IM'PREST, n. A kind of earnest-money; loan; money advanced.
28574 imprevalence IMPREV'ALENCE, n. Incapability of prevailing.
28575 imprimatur IMPRIMA'TUR, n. [L. let it be printed.]A license to print a book, &c.
28576 imprimery IMPRIM'ERY, n. A print; impression; a printing-house; art of printing. [Not in use.]
28577 imprimis IM'PRIMIS, adv. [L. imprimis, for in primis.]In the first place; first in order.
28578 imprint IMPRINT', v.t. [L. imprimo; in and premo, to press. See Print.]1. To impress; to make by ...
28579 imprinted IMPRINT'ED, pp. Marked by pressure; printed; fixed in the mind or memory.
28580 imprinting IMPRINT'ING, ppr. Marking by pressure; printing; fixing on the mind or memory.
28581 imprison IMPRIS'ON, v.t. impriz'n.1. To put into a prison; to confine in a prison or jail, or to arrest and ...
28582 imprisoned IMPRIS'ONED, pp. Confined in a prison or jail; restrained from escape or from going at large.
28583 imprisoning IMPRIS'ONING, ppr. Shutting up in prison; confining in a place.
28584 imprisonment IMPRIS'ONMENT, n. The act of putting and confining in prison;the act of arresting and detaining in ...
28585 improbability IMPROBABIL'ITY, n. [See Improbable.] The quality of being improbable, or not likely to be true; ...
28586 improbable IMPROB'ABLE, a. [L. improbabilis; in and probabilis, from probo, to prove.] Not likely to be true; ...
28587 improbably IMPROB'ABLY, adv. In a manner not likely to be true.1. In a manner not to be approved.
28588 improbate IM'PROBATE, v.t. [L. improbo.] To disallow; not to approve. [Not used.]
28589 improbation IMPROBA'TION, n. The act of disapproving. [Not in use.]
28590 improbity IMPROB'ITY, n. [L. improbitas; in and probitas, from probo, to approve.] That which is disapproved ...
28591 improduced IMPRODU'CED, a. Not produced. [Not in use.]
28592 improficiency IMPROFI'CIENCY, n. Want of proficiency.
28593 improfitable IMPROF'ITABLE, a. Unprofitable. [Not in use.]
28594 impromptu IMPROMP'TU, adv. [L. in promptu, in readiness, from promptus, ready, quick.] Off hand; without ...
28595 improper IMPROP'ER, a. [L. improprius; in and proprius, proper.]1. Not proper; not suitable; not adapted to ...
28596 improperly IMPROP'ERLY, adv. Not fitly; in a manner not suited to the end; in a manner not suited to the ...
28597 impropitious IMPROPI'TIOUS, a. Not propitious; unpropitious.[The latter is the word in use.]
28598 improportionable IMPROPO'RTIONABLE, a. Not proportionable. [Little used.]
28599 improportionate IMPROPO'RTIONATE, a. Not proportionate; not adjusted. [Little used.]
28600 impropriate IMPRO'PRIATE, v.t. [L. in and proprius, proper.]1. To appropriate to private use; to take to one's ...
28601 impropriated IMPRO'PRIATED, pp. Appropriated to one's self. [See Appropriated.]1. Put in possession of a ...
28602 impropriating IMPRO'PRIATING, ppr. Appropriating to one's self.1. Annexing to a lay proprietor.
28603 impropriation IMPROPRIA'TION, n. The act of putting an ecclesiastical benefice into the hands of a layman.1. ...
28604 impropriator IMPRO'PRIATOR, n. A layman who has possession of the lands of the church or an ecclesiastical ...
28605 impropriety IMPROPRI'ETY, n. [L. improprius. See Improper.]1. Unfitness; unsuitableness to character, time, ...
28606 improsperity IMPROSPER'ITY, n. Unprosperity; want of success.
28607 improsperous IMPROS'PEROUS, a. [in and prosperous.] Not prosperous; not successful; unfortunate; not yielding ...
28608 improsperously IMPROS'PEROUSLY, adv. Unsuccessfully; unprosperously; unfortunately.
28609 improsperousness IMPROS'PEROUSNESS, n. Ill success; want of prosperity.
28610 improvability IMPROVABIL'ITY, n. [See Improvable.] The state or quality of being capable of improvement; ...
28611 improvable IMPROV'ABLE, a. [See Improve.] Susceptible of improvement; capable of growing or being made ...
28612 improvableness IMPROV'ABLENESS, n. Susceptibility of improvement; capableness of being made better, or of being ...
28613 improve IMPROVE, v.t. improov'. [L. in and probo, to prove, or the adjective probus.]1. To make better; to ...
28614 improved IMPROV'ED, pp. Made better, wiser or more excellent; advanced immoral worth, knowledge or ...
28615 improvement IMPROVEMENT, n. improov'ment. Advancement in moral worth, learning, wisdom, skill or other ...
28616 improver IMPROV'ER, n. One who improves; one who makes himself or any thing else better; as an improver of ...
28617 improvided IMPROVI'DED, a. [L. improvisus; in and provideo, to foresee or provide.] Unforeseen; unexpected; ...
28618 improvidence IMPROV'IDENCE, n. [L. in and providens, providentia, from pro, before, and video, to see.]Want of ...
28619 improvident IMPROV'IDENT, a. [L. in and providens; pro and video, supra.]Wanting forecast; not foreseeing what ...
28620 improvidently IMPROV'IDENTLY, adv. Without foresight or forecast; without care to provide against future wants.
28621 improving IMPROV'ING, ppr. Making better; growing better; using to advantage.
28622 improvision IMPROVIS'ION, n. s as z. [in and provision.] Want of forecast; improvidence. [Little used.]
28623 imprudence IMPRU'DENCE, n. [L. imprudentia; in and prudentia, prudence.]Want of prudence; indiscretion; want ...
28624 imprudent IMPRU'DENT, a. [L. imprudens; in and prudens, prudent.]Wanting prudence or discretion; indiscrete; ...
28625 imprudently IMPRU'DENTLY, adv. Without the exercise of prudence; indiscreetly.
28626 impudence IM'PUDENCE, n. [L. impudens; in and pudens, from pudeo, to be ashamed.] Shamelessness; want of ...
28627 impudent IM'PUDENT, a. [L. impudens.] Shameless; wanting modesty; bold with contempt of others; saucy. When ...
28628 impudently IM'PUDENTLY, adv. Shamelessly; with indecent assurance. At once assail With open mouths, and ...
28629 impudicity IMPUDIC'ITY, n. [L. impudicitia.] Immodesty.
28630 impugn IMPU'GN, v.t. impu'ne. [L. impugno; in and pugno, to fight or resist.] To oppose; to attack by ...
28631 impugnation IMPUGNA'TION, n. Opposition. [Little used.]
28632 impugned IMPU'GNED, pp. Opposed; contradicted; disputed.
28633 impugner IMPU'GNER, n. One who opposes or contradicts.
28634 impugning IMPU'GNING, ppr. Opposing; attacking; contradicting.
28635 impuissance IMPUIS'SANCE, n. Impotence; weakness.
28636 impulse IM'PULSE, n. im'puls. [L. impulsus, from impello. See Impel.]1. Force communicated; the effect ...
28637 impulsion IMPUL'SION, n. [L. impulsio. See Impel.]1. The act of driving against or impelling; the agency of ...
28638 impulsive IMPULS'IVE, a. Having the power of driving or impelling; moving; impellent. Poor men! poor papers! ...
28639 impulsively IMPULS'IVELY, adv. With force; by impulse.
28640 impunity IMPU'NITY, n. [L. impunitas; in and punio, to punish.]1. Exemption from punishment or penalty. No ...
28641 impure IMPU'RE, a. [L. impurus; in and purus, pure.]1. Not pure; foul; feculent; tinctured; mixed or ...
28642 impurely IMPU'RELY, adv. In an impure manner; with impurity.
28643 impureness IMPU'RENESS
28644 impurity IMPU'RITY, n. [L. impuritas, supra.]1. Want of purity; foulness; feculence; the admixture of a ...
28645 impurple IMPUR'PLE, v.t. [in and purple;] To color or tinge with purple; to make red or reddish; as a field ...
28646 impurpling IMPUR'PLING, ppr. Tinging or coloring with purple.
28647 imputable IMPU'TABLE, a. [See Impute.] That may be imputed or charged to a person; chargeable. Thus we say, ...
28648 imputableness IMPU'TABLENESS, n. The quality of being imputable.
28649 imputation IMPUTA'TION, n. The act of imputing or charging; attribution; generally in an ill sense; as the ...
28650 imputative IMPU'TATIVE, a. That may be imputed.
28651 imputatively IMPU'TATIVELY, adv. By imputation.
28652 impute IMPU'TE, v.t. [L. imputo; in and puto, to think, to reckon; properly, to set, to put, to throw to ...
28653 imputed IMPU'TED, pp. Charged to the account of; attributed; ascribed.
28654 imputer IMPU'TER, n. One that imputes or attributes.
28655 imputing IMPU'TING, ppr. Charging to the account of; attributing; ascribing.
28656 imputrescible IMPUTRES'CIBLE, a. [in and L. putresco, to putrefy.]Not subject to putrefaction or corruption.
28657 in IN, a prefix, L. in, is used in composition as a particle of negation, like the English un, of ...
28658 inability INABIL'ITY, n. [L. inhabilis; in and habilis.]1. Want of sufficient physical power or strength; as ...
28659 inablement INA'BLEMENT, n. [See Enable.] Ability. [Not in use.]
28660 inabstinence INAB'STINENCE, n. [in and abstinence.] A not abstaining; a partaking; indulgence of appetite; as ...
28661 inabusively INABU'SIVELY, adv. Without abuse.
28662 inaccessibility INACCESSIBIL'ITY
28663 inaccessible INACCESS'IBLE, a. [in and accessible.]1. Not to be reached; as an inaccessible highth or rock. The ...
28664 inaccessibleness INACCESS'IBLENESS, n. [from inaccessible.]The quality or state of being inaccessible, or not to be ...
28665 inaccessibly INACCESS'IBLY, adv. So as not to be approached.
28666 inaccuracy INAC'CURACY, n. [from inaccurate.] Want of accuracy or exactness; mistake; fault; defect; error; ...
28667 inaccurate INAC'CURATE, a. [in and accurate.] Not accurate; not exact or correct; not according to truth; ...
28668 inaccurately INAC'CURATELY, adv. Not according to truth; incorrectly; erroneously. The accounts are ...
28669 inaction INAC'TION, n. Want of action; forbearance of labor; idleness; rest.
28670 inactive INAC'TIVE, a. [in and active.] Not active; inert; having no power to move. Matter is, per se, ...
28671 inactively INAC'TIVELY, adv. Idly; sluggishly; without motion, labor or employment.
28672 inactivity INACTIV'ITY, n. [in and activity.] Inertness; as the inactivity of matter.1. Idleness, or ...
28673 inactuate INAC'TUATE, v.t. To put in action. [Not used.]
28674 inactuation INACTUA'TION, n. Operation. [Not used.]
28675 inadequacy INAD'EQUACY, n. [from inadequate.] The quality of being unequal or insufficient for a purpose. The ...
28676 inadequate INAD'EQUATE, a. [in and adequate. L. adoequatus, from adoequo, to equal.]1. Not equal to the ...
28677 inadequately INAD'EQUATELY, adv. Not fully or sufficiently; not completely.
28678 inadequateness INAD'EQUATENESS, n. The quality of being inadequate; inadequacy; inequality; incompleteness.
28679 inadequation INADEQUA'TION, n. Want of exact correspondence.
28680 inadhesion INADHE'SION, n. s as z. [in and adhesion.] Want of adhesion; a not adhering. Porcelain clay is ...
28681 inadmissibility INADMISSIBIL'ITY, n. [from inadmissible.] The quality of being inadmissible, or not proper to be ...
28682 inadmissible INADMIS'SIBLE, a. Not admissible; not proper to be admitted, allowed or received; as inadmissible ...
28683 inadvertence INADVERT'ENCE
28684 inadvertency INADVERT'ENCY, n. [L. in and advertens, adverto. See Advert.]1. A not turning the mind to; ...
28685 inadvertent INADVERT'ENT, a. [L. in and advertens.] Not turning the mind to; heedless; careless; negligent.
28686 inadvertently INADVERT'ENTLY, adv. Heedlessly; carelessly; from want of attention; inconsiderately.
28687 inaffability INAFFABIL'ITY, n. Reservedness in conversation.
28688 inaffable INAF'FABLE, a. Not affable; reserved.
28689 inaffectation INAFFECTA'TION,n. Destitution of affected manner.
28690 inaffected INAFFECT'ED, a. Unaffected. [Not used.]
28691 inaidabale INA'IDABALE, a. That cannot be assisted.
28692 inalienable INA'LIENABLE, a. [L. alieno, alienus.]Unalienable; that cannot be legally or justly alienated or ...
28693 inalienableness INA'LIENABLENESS, n. The state of being inalienable.
28694 inalienably INA'LIENABLY, adv. In a manner that forbids alienation; as rights inalienably vested.
28695 inalimental INALIMENT'AL, a. [in and aliment.] Affording no nourishment.
28696 inalterability INALTERABIL'ITY, n. [from inalterable.] The quality of not being alterable or changeable.
28697 inalterable INAL'TERABLE, a. [in and alterable.] That cannot or may not be altered or changed; unalterable.
28698 inamiable INA'MIABLE, a. Unamiable. [Not in use.]
28699 inamiableness INA'MIABLENESS, n. Unamiableness. [Not in use.]
28700 inamissible INAMIS'SIBLE, a. [L. in and amitto, to lose.] Not to be lost.[Little used.]
28701 inamissibleness INAMIS'SIBLENESS, n. The state of not being liable to be lost.
28702 inamorato INAMORA'TO, n. [L. in and amor, love.] A lover.
28703 inane INA'NE, a. [L. inanis, empty.] Empty; void; sometimes used as a noun, to express a void space.
28704 inangular INAN'GULAR, a. Not angular. [Little used.]
28705 inanimate INAN'IMATE, v.t. [infra.] To animate. [Little used.]INAN'IMATE, a. [L. inanimatus; in and animo, ...
28706 inanimated INAN'IMATED, a. Destitute of animal life.1. Not animated; not sprightly. [See Unanimated.]
28707 inanition INANI'TION, n. [ L. inanis, empty.]Emptiness; want of fullness; as inanition of body or of the ...
28708 inanity INAN'ITY, n. [L. inanitas, from inanis, void.]Emptiness; void space; vacuity.
28709 inappetence INAP'PETENCE
28710 inappetency INAP'PETENCY, n. [in and appetence, L. appetentia.]Want of appetence, or of a disposition to seek, ...
28711 inapplicability INAPPLICABIL'ITY, n. [from inapplicable.]The quality of not being applicable; unfitness.
28712 inapplicable INAP'PLICABLE, a. [in and applicable.] Not applicable; that cannot be applied; not suited or ...
28713 inapplication INAPPLICA'TION, n. Want of application; want of attention or assiduity; negligence; indolence; ...
28714 inapposite INAP'POSITE, a. s as z. [in and apposite.] Not apposite; not fit or suitable; not pertinent; as an ...
28715 inappreciable INAPPRE'CIABLE, a. [in and appreciable, from appreciate.]1. Not to be appreciated; that cannot be ...
28716 inapprehensible INAPPREHENS'IBLE, a. Not intelligible.
28717 inapprehensive INAPPREHENS'IVE, a. Not apprehensive; regardless.
28718 inapproachable INAPPROACHABLE, a. [in and approachable.]Not to be approached; inaccessible.
28719 inappropriate INAPPRO'PRIATE, a. [in and appropriate.]Not appropriate; unsuited; not proper.1. Not appropriate; ...
28720 inaptitude INAPT'ITUDE, n. [in and aptitude.] Want of aptitude; unfitness; unsuitableness.
28721 inaquate INA'QUATE, a. [L. in and aquatus.] Embodied in water.
28722 inaquation INAQUA'TION, n. The state of being inaquate.
28723 inarable INAR'ABLE, v. [in and arable.]Not arable; not capable of being plowed or tilled.
28724 inaraching IN`ARACHING, ppr. Grafting by approach.
28725 inarch IN`ARCH, v.t. [in and arch.] To graft by approach; to graft by uniting a cion to a stock without ...
28726 inarched IN`ARCHED, pp. Grafted by approach.
28727 inarching IN`ARCHING, n. A method of ingrafting, by which a cion, without being separated from its parent ...
28728 inarticulate INARTIC'ULATE, a. [in and articulate.] Not uttered with articulation or junction of the organs of ...
28729 inarticulately INARTIC'ULATELY, adv. Not with distinct syllables; indistinctly.
28730 inarticulateness INARTIC'ULATENESS, n. Indistinctness of utterance by animal voices; want of distinct articulation.
28731 inarticulation INARTICULA'TION, n. Indistinctness of sounds in speaking.
28732 inartificial INARTIFI'CIAL, a. [In and artificial.]1. Not done by art; not made or performed by the rules of ...
28733 inartificially INARTIFI'CIALLY, adv. Without art; in an artless manner; contrary to the rules of art.
28734 inattention INATTEN'TION, n. [in and attention.] The want of attention, or of fixing the mind steadily on an ...
28735 inattentive INATTENT'IVE, a. [in and attentive.] Not fixing the mind on an object; heedless; careless; ...
28736 inattentively INATTENT'IVELY, adv. Without attention; carelessly; heedlessly.
28737 inaudible INAUD'IBLE, a. [in and audible.] That cannot be heard; as an inaudible voice or sound.1. Making ...
28738 inaudibly INAUD'IBLY, adv. In a manner not to be heard.
28739 inaugural INAUG'URAL, a. [L. inauguro; in and augur.]1. Pertaining to inauguration; as inaugural ...
28740 inaugurate INAUG'URATE, v.t. [supra.] To introduce or induct into an office with solemnity or suitable ...
28741 inaugurated INAUG'URATED, pp. Inducted into office with appropriate ceremonies.
28742 inaugurating INAUG'URATING, ppr. Inducting into office with solemnities.
28743 inauguration INAUGURA'TION, n. The act of inducting into office with solemnity; investiture with office by ...
28744 inauguratory INAUG'URATORY, a. Suited to induction into office; pertaining to inauguration; as inauguratory ...
28745 inauration INAURA'TION, n. [L. inauro, inauratus; in and aurum, gold.]The act or process of gilding, or ...
28746 inauspicate INAUS'PICATE, a. Ill omened.
28747 inauspicious INAUSPI'CIOUS, a. [in and auspicious.] Ill omened; unfortunate; unlucky; evil; unfavorable. The ...
28748 inauspiciously INAUSPI'CIOUSLY, adv. With ill omens; unfortunately; unfavorably.
28749 inauspiciousness INAUSPI'CIOUSNESS, n. Unluckiness; unfavorableness.
28750 inbeing IN'BEING, n. [in and being.] Inherence; inherent existence; inseparableness.
28751 inborn IN'BORN, a. [in and born.] Innate; implanted by nature; as inborn passions; inborn worth.
28752 inbreathed IN'BREATHED, a. [in and breathe.] Infused by inspiration.
28753 inbred IN'BRED, a. [in and bred, breed.] Bred within; innate; natural; as inbred worth; inbred affection.
28754 inbreed INBREE'D, v.t. To produce or generate within.
28755 inca IN'CA, n. The name or title given by the natives of Peru to their kings and to the princes of the ...
28756 incage INCA'GE, v.t. [in and cage.] To confine in a cage; to coop us; to confine to any narrow limits.
28757 incaged INCA'GED, pp. Cooped up; confined to a cage or to narrow limits.
28758 incagement INCA'GEMENT, n. Confinement in a cage.
28759 incaging INCA'GING, ppr. Confining to a cage or to narrow limits.
28760 incalculable INCAL'CULABLE, a. That cannot be calculated; beyond calculation.
28761 incalculably INCAL'CULABLY, adv. In a degree beyond calculation.
28762 incalescence INCALES'CENCE
28763 incalescency INCALES'CENCY, n. [L. incalescens,incalesco; in and calesco,caleo,to be hot.]A growing warm; ...
28764 incalescent INCALES'CENT, a. Growing warm; increasing in heat.
28765 incameration INCAMERA'TION, n. [in and camera, a chamber, or arched roof.]The act or process of uniting lands, ...
28766 incandescence INCANDES'CENCE, n. [L. incandescens, incandesco; in and candesco; candeo, caneo, to be white, to ...
28767 incandescent INCANDES'CENT, a. White or glowing with heat.
28768 incantation INCANTA'TION, n. [L. incantatio, incanto; in and canto, to sing.]The act of enchanting; ...
28769 incantatory INCANT'ATORY, a. Dealing by enchantment; magical.
28770 incanting INCANT'ING, a. Enchanting. [Not used.]
28771 incanton INCAN'TON, v.t. [in and canton.] To unite to a canton or separate community.
28772 incapability INCAPABIL'ITY
28773 incapable INCA'PABLE, a.1. Wanting capacity sufficient; not having room sufficient to contain or hold; ...
28774 incapableness INCA'PABLENESS, n. [from incapable.] The quality of being incapable; natural incapacity or want of ...
28775 incapacious INCAPA'CIOUS, a. [in and capacious.] Not capacious; not large or spacious; narrow; of small ...
28776 incapaciousness INCAPA'CIOUSNESS, n. Narrowness; want of containing space.
28777 incapacitate INCAPAC'ITATE, v.t. [in and capacitate.]1. To deprive of capacity or natural power of learning, ...
28778 incapacitation INCAPACITA'TION, n. Want of capacity; disqualification.
28779 incapacity INCAPAC'ITY, n. [in and capacity.] Want of capacity, intellectual power, or the power of ...
28780 incarcerate INC`ARCERATE, v.t. [L. incarcero; in and carcer, a prison; Eng. cark, care; showing the primary ...
28781 incarceration INCARCERA'TION, n. The act of imprisoning or confining; imprisonment.
28782 incarn INC`ARN, v.t. [L. incarno; in and caro, carnis, flesh.]To cover with flesh; to invest with ...
28783 incarnadine INC`ARNADINE, a. [L. in and caro,flesh.]Flesh-colored; of a carnation color; pale ...
28784 incarnate INC`ARNATE, v.t. [L. incarno; in and caro, flesh.]To clothe with flesh; to embody in ...
28785 incarnation INCARNA'TION, n. The act of clothing with flesh.1. The act of assuming flesh, or of taking a ...
28786 incarnative INC`ARNATIVE, v. Causing new flesh to grow; healing.INC`ARNATIVE, n. A medicine that tends to ...
28787 incase INCA'SE, v.t. [in and case.] To inclose in a case.1. To inclose; to cover or surround with ...
28788 incased INCA'SED, pp. Inclosed as in a case, sheath or box.
28789 incasing INCA'SING, ppr. Inclosing as in a case.
28790 incask INC`ASK, v.t. To put into a cask.
28791 incastellated INCAS'TELLATED, a. Confined or inclosed in a castle.
28792 incatenation INCATENA'TION, n. [L. catena, a chain.]The act of linking together.
28793 incautious INCAU'TIOUS, a. [in and cautious.] Not cautious; unwary; not circumspect; heedless; not attending ...
28794 incautiously INCAU'TIOUSLY, adv. Unwarily; heedlessly; without due circumspection.
28795 incautiousness INCAU'TIOUSNESS, n. Want of caution; unwariness; want of foresight.
28796 incavated IN'CAVATED, a. [L. in and cavo, to make hollow.] Made hollow; bent round or in.
28797 incavation INCAVA'TION, n. The act of making hollow.1. A hollow made.
28798 incend INCEND', v.t. [L. incendo.] To inflame; to excite. [Little used.]
28799 incendiary INCEND'IARY, n. [L. incendiarius, from incendo, to burn; in and candeo, to shine, or be on fire.]1. ...
28800 incense IN'CENSE, n. in'cens. [L. incensum, burnt, from incendo, to burn.]1. Perfume exhaled by fire; the ...
28801 incensed INCENS'ED, pp. Inflamed to violent anger; exasperated.
28802 incensement INCENSEMENT, n. incens'ment. Violent irritation of the passions; heat; exasperation. It expresses ...
28803 incensing INCENS'ING, ppr. Inflaming to anger; irritating; exasperation.
28804 incension INCEN'SION, n. [L. incensio, from incendo, to burn.]The act of kindling; the state of being on ...
28805 incensive INCENS'IVE, a. Tending to excite or provoke.
28806 incensor INCENS'OR, n. [L.] A kindler of anger; an inflamer of the angry passions.
28807 incensory INCENS'ORY, n. The vessel in which incense is burnt and offered. [We generally use censer.]
28808 incentive INCEN'TIVE, a. [Low L. incentivus, from incendo, to burn.]Inciting; encouraging or moving. ...
28809 inception INCEP'TION, n. [L. inceptio, from incipio, to begin; in and capio, to take.] Beginning. I hope ...
28810 inceptive INCEP'TIVE, a. [L. inceptivus, from incipio, to begin.]Beginning; noting beginning; as an inceptive ...
28811 inceptor INCEP'TOR, n. A beginner; one in the rudiments
28812 inceration INCERA'TION, n. [L. incero, from cera.] The act of covering with wax.
28813 incertain INCER'TAIN, a. [in and certain.] Uncertain; doubtful; unsteady.
28814 incertainly INCER'TAINLY, adv. Doubtfully.
28815 incertainty INCER'TAINTY, n. Uncertainty; doubt.
28816 incertitude INCER'TITUDE, n. [L. incertitudo, from incertus; in and certus, certain.] Uncertainty; ...
28817 incessable INCES'SABLE, a. Unceasing; continual. [little used.]
28818 incessancy INCES'SANCY, n. [from incessant.] Unintermitted continuance; unceasingness.
28819 incessant INCES'SANT, a. [L. in and cessans, from cesso, to cease.]Unceasing; unintermitted; uninterrupted; ...
28820 incessantly INCES'SANTLY, adv. Without ceasing; continually.
28821 incest IN'CEST, n. [L. incestum; in and castus, chaste.]The crime of cohabitation or sexual commerce ...
28822 incestuous INCEST'UOUS, a. Guilty of incest; as an incestuous person.1. Involving the crime of incest; as an ...
28823 incestuously INCEST'UOUSLY, adv. In an incestuous manner; in a manner to involve the crime of incest.
28824 incestuousness INCEST'UOUSNESS, n. The state or quality of being incestuous.
28825 inch INCH, n. [L. uncia, the twelfth part.]1. A lineal measure in Great Britain and the United States, ...
28826 incharitable INCHAR'ITABLE, a. Uncharitable. [The latter is the word used.]
28827 inchastity INCHAS'TITY, n. [in and chastity.] Lewdness; impurity; unchastity.
28828 inchest INCHEST', v.t. To put into a chest.
28829 inchoate IN'CHOATE, v.t. [L. inchoo.] To begin. [Little used.]IN'CHOATE, a. Begun; commenced. It is ...
28830 inchoately IN'CHOATELY, adv. In an incipient degree.
28831 inchoation INCHOA'TION, n. The act of beginning; commencement; inception. The setting on foot some of those ...
28832 inchoative INCHO'ATIVE, a. Noting beginning; inceptive; as an inchoative verb, otherwise called inceptive.
28833 incide INCI'DE, v.t. [L. incido; in and coedo, to strike.]To cut; to separate; as medicines.
28834 incidence IN'CIDENCE, n. [L. incidens; incido, to fall on; in and cado, to fall.]1. Literally, a falling on; ...
28835 incident IN'CIDENT, a. Falling; casual; fortuitous; coming or happening occasionally, or not in the usual ...
28836 incidental INCIDENT'AL, a. Happening; coming without design; casual; accidental; as an incidental ...
28837 incidentally INCIDENT'ALLY, adv. Casually; without intention; accidentally. I was incidentally present when ...
28838 incidently IN'CIDENTLY, adv. Occasionally; by the way. [Not used.]
28839 incinerate INCIN'ERATE, v.t. [L. in and cinis, cineris, ashes]To burn to ashes.
28840 incinerated INCIN'ERATED, pp. Burnt to ashes.
28841 incinerating INCIN'ERATING, ppr. Reducing to ashes by combustion.
28842 incineration INCINERA'TION, n. The act of reducing to ashes by combustion.
28843 incipiency INCIP'IENCY, n. Beginning; commencement.
28844 incipient INCIP'IENT, a. [L. incipiens,incipio; in and capio, to take.]Beginning; commencing; as the ...
28845 incirclet INCIR'CLET, n. A small circle.
28846 incircumscriptible INCIRCUMSCRIP'TIBLE, a. That cannot be circumscribed or limited.
28847 incircumspection INCIRCUMSPEC'TION, n. [in and circumspection.] Want of circumspection; heedlessness.
28848 incise INCI'SE, v.t. s as z. To cut in; to carve.
28849 incised INCI'SED, a. [L. incisus, from incido, to cut.]Cut; made by cutting; as an incised wound; incised ...
28850 incisely INCI'SELY, adv. In the manner of incisions or notches.
28851 incision INCIS'ION, n. s as z. [L. incisio, from incido, to cut.]1. A cutting; the act of cutting into a ...
28852 incisive INCI'SIVE, a. Having the quality of cutting or separating the superficial part of any ...
28853 incisor INCI'SOR, n. [L.] A cutter; a fore tooth, which cuts, bites or separates.
28854 incisory INCI'SORY, a. Having the quality of cutting.
28855 incisure INCIS'URE, n. [L. incisura.] A cut; a place opened by cutting; an incision.
28856 incitant INCI'TANT, n. [from incite.] That which excites action in an animal body.
28857 incitation INCITA'TION, n. [L. incitatio. See Incite.]1. The act of inciting or moving to action; ...
28858 incite INCI'TE, v.t. [L. incito; in and cito, to call, to stir up.]1. To move the mind to action by ...
28859 incited INCI'TED, pp. Moved to action; stirred up; spurred on.
28860 incitement INCI'TEMENT, n. That which incites the mind or moves to action; motive; incentive; impulse. From ...
28861 inciter INCI'TER, n. He or that which incites or moves to action.
28862 inciting INCI'TING, ppr. Exciting to action; stirring up.In general, incite denotes to operate on the mind ...
28863 incivil INCIV'IL, a. [in and civil.] Uncivil; rude; unpolite. [But uncivil is generally used.]
28864 incivility INCIVIL'ITY, n. Want of courtesy; rudeness of manners towards others; impoliteness.1. Any act of ...
28865 incivilly INCIV'ILLY, adv. Uncivilly; rudely.
28866 incivism INCIV'ISM, n. [in and civism.] Want of civism; want of love to one's country or of patriotism; ...
28867 inclasp INCL`ASP, v.t. To clasp; to hold fast.
28868 inclavated IN'CLAVATED, a. Set; fast fixed.
28869 incle IN'CLE, n. A kind of tape made of linen yarn.
28870 inclemency INCLEM'ENCY, n. [L. inclementia. See Clemency.]1. Want of clemency; want of mildness of temper; ...
28871 inclement INCLEM'ENT, a. Destitute of a mild and kind temper; void of tenderness; unmerciful; severe; ...
28872 inclinable INCLI'NABLE, a. [L. inclinabilis. See Incline.]1. Leaning; tending; as a tower inclinable to ...
28873 inclination INCLINA'TION, n. [L. inclinatio. See Incline.]1. A leaning; any deviation of a body or line from ...
28874 inclinatorily INCLI'NATORILY, adv. Obliquely; with inclination.
28875 inclinatory INCLI'NATORY, a. Having the quality of leaning or inclining.
28876 incline INCLI'NE, v.t. [L. inclino; in and clino; Eng. to lean.]1. To lean; to deviate from an erect or ...
28877 inclined INCLI'NED, pp. Having a leaning or tendency; disposed.Inclined plane, in mechanics, is a plane ...
28878 incliner INCLI'NER, n. An inclined dial.
28879 inclining INCLI'NING, ppr. Leaning; causing to lean.INCLI'NING, a. Leaning.
28880 inclip INCLIP', v.t. [in and clip.] To grasp; to inclose; to surround.
28881 incloister INCLOIS'TER, v.t. [in and cloister.] To shut up or confine in a cloister. [But cloister is ...
28882 inclose INCLO'SE, v.t. s as z. [L. inclusus, includo; in and claudo, or cludo.]1. To surround; to shut in; ...
28883 inclosed INCLO'SED, pp. Surrounded; encompassed; confined on all sides; covered and sealed; fenced.
28884 incloser INCLO'SER, n. He or that which incloses; one who separates land from common grounds by a fence.
28885 inclosing INCLO'SING, ppr. Surrounding; encompassing; shutting in; covering and confining.
28886 inclosure INCLO'SURE, n. The act of inclosing.1. The separation of land from common ground into distinct ...
28887 incloud INCLOUD', v.t. [in and cloud.] To darken; to obscure.
28888 inclouded INCLOUD'ED, pp. Involved in obscurity.
28889 inclouding INCLOUD'ING, ppr. Darkening; obscuring.
28890 include INCLU'DE,v.t. [L. includo; in and cludo, to shut up.]1. To confine within; to hold; to contain; ...
28891 included INCLU'DED, pp. Contained; comprehended.
28892 including INCLU'DING, ppr. Containing; comprising.
28893 inclusion INCLU'SION, n. s as z. [L. inclusio.] The act of including.
28894 inclusive INCLU'SIVE, a. Inclosing; encircling.1. Comprehended in the number or sum; as form Monday to ...
28895 inclusively INCLU'SIVELY, adv. Comprehending the thing mentioned; as from Monday to Saturday inclusively.
28896 incoagulable INCOAG'ULABLE, a. [in and coagulable.] That cannot be coagulated or concreted.
28897 incoercible INCOER'CIBLE, a. [in and coercible, from coerce.]Not to be coerced or compelled; that cannot be ...
28898 incoexistence INCOEXIST'ENCE, n. [in and coexistence.] A not existing together. [Not common.]
28899 incog INCOG', adv. [contracted from incognito.]In concealment; in disguise; in a manner not to be known.
28900 incogitancy INCOG'ITANCY, n. [L. incogitantia; in and cogito, to think.]Want of thought, or want of the power ...
28901 incogitant INCOG'ITANT, a. Not thinking; thoughtless.
28902 incogitantly INCOG'ITANTLY, adv. Without consideration.
28903 incogitative INCOG'ITATIVE, a. [in and cogitative.] Not thinking; wanting the power of thought; as, a vegetable ...
28904 incognito INCOG'NITO, adv. [L. incognitus; in and cognitus, known.] In concealment; in a disguise of the ...
28905 incognizable INCOGN'IZABLE, a. incon'izable. [in and cognizable.]That cannot be recognized, known or ...
28906 incoherence INCOHE'RENCE
28907 incoherency INCOHE'RENCY, n. [in and coherence.]1. Want of coherence; want of cohesion or adherence; looseness ...
28908 incoherent INCOHE'RENT, a. [in and coherent.]1. Wanting cohesion; loose; unconnected; not fixed to each ...
28909 incoherently INCOHE'RENTLY, adv. Inconsistently; without coherence of parts; as, to talk incoherently.
28910 incoincidence INCOIN'CIDENCE, n. [in and coincidence.] Want of coincidence or agreement.
28911 incoincident INCOIN'CIDENT, a. [in and coincident.]Not coincident; not agreeing in time, place or principle.
28912 incolumity INCOLU'MITY, n. [L. incolumitas.] Safety; security.
28913 incombine INCOMBI'NE, v.i. To differ.
28914 incombustibility INCOMBUSTIBIL'ITY, n. [from incombustible.]The quality of being incapable of being burnt or ...
28915 incombustible INCOMBUST'IBLE, a. [in and combustible.] Not to be burnt, decomposed or consumed by fire. Amianth ...
28916 incombustibleness INCOMBUST'IBLENESS, n. Incombustibility.
28917 income IN'COME, n. in'cum. [in and come.] That gain which proceeds from labor, business or property of ...
28918 incoming IN'COMING, a. Coming in.IN'COMING, n. [in and come.] Income; gain. Many incomings are subject to ...
28919 incommensurability INCOMMENSURABIL'ITY, n. [from incommensurable.] The quality or state of a thing, when it has no ...
28920 incommensurable INCOMMEN'SURABLE, a. [in and commensurable.]Having no common measure. Two lines are ...
28921 incommensurate INCOMMEN'SURATE, a. [in and commensurate.]1. Not admitting of a common measure.2. Not of equal ...
28922 incommensurately INCOMMEN'SURATELY, adv. Not in equal or due measure or proportion.
28923 incommiscible INCOMMIS'CIBLE, a. [in and commix.]That cannot be commixed or mutually mixed.
28924 incommixture INCOMMIX'TURE, n. A state of being unmixed.
28925 incommode INCOMMO'DE, v.t. [L. incommodo; in and commodo, con and modus.]To give inconvenience to; to give ...
28926 incommoded INCOMMO'DED, pp. Put to inconvenience; molested.
28927 incommoding INCOMMO'DING, ppr. Subjecting to trouble or inconvenience.
28928 incommodious INCOMMO'DIOUS, a. [L. incommodus.] Inconvenient; not affording ease or advantage; unsuitable; ...
28929 incommodiously INCOMMO'DIOUSLY, adv. In a manner to create inconvenience; inconveniently; unsuitably.
28930 incommodiousness INCOMMO'DIOUSNESS, n. Inconvenience; unsuitableness.
28931 incommodity INCOMMOD'ITY, n. [L. incommoditas.] Inconvenience; trouble. [Now little used.]
28932 incommunicability INCOMMUNICABIL'ITY
28933 incommunicable INCOMMU'NICABLE, a. [in and communicable.]1. That cannot be communicated or imparted to others.2. ...
28934 incommunicableness INCOMMU'NICABLENESS, n. [from incommunicable.]The quality of not being communicable, or capable of ...
28935 incommunicably INCOMMU'NICABLY, adv. In a manner not to be imparted or communicated.
28936 incommunicated INCOMMU'NICATED, a. Not imparted.
28937 incommunicating INCOMMU'NICATING, a. Having no communion or intercourse with each other; as an administration in ...
28938 incommunicative INCOMMU'NICATIVE, a. Not communicative; not free or apt to impart to others in conversation.1. Not ...
28939 incommutability INCOMMUTABIL'ITY
28940 incommutable INCOMMU'TABLE, a. [in and commutable.]Not to be exchanged or commuted with another.
28941 incommutableness INCOMMU'TABLENESS, n. The quality of being incommutable.
28942 incommutably INCOMMU'TABLY, adv. Without reciprocal change.
28943 incompact INCOMPACT'
28944 incompacted INCOMPACT'ED, a. [in and compact.]Not compact; not having the parts firmly united; not solid.
28945 incomparable INCOM'PARABLE, a. [in and comparable.] That admits of no comparison with others; usually in a good ...
28946 incomparableness INCOM'PARABLENESS, n. Excellence beyond comparison.
28947 incomparably INCOM'PARABLY, adv. Beyond comparison; without competition. Newton was incomparably the greatest ...
28948 incompared INCOMPA'RED, a. Not matched; peerless.
28949 incompassionate INCOMPAS'SIONATE, a. [in and compassionate.]Void of compassion or pity; destitute of tenderness.
28950 incompassionately INCOMPAS'SIONATELY, adv. Without pity or tenderness.
28951 incompassionatenes INCOMPAS'SIONATENESS, n. Want of pity.
28952 incompatibility INCOMPATIBIL'ITY, n. [from incompatible.]1. Inconsistency; that quality or state of a thing which ...
28953 incompatible INCOMPAT'IBLE, a. [L. in and competo, to suit, to be proper or convenient; con and peto, to press ...
28954 incompatibly INCOMPAT'IBLY, adv. Inconsistently; incongruously.
28955 incompetence INCOM'PETENCE
28956 incompetency INCOM'PETENCY, n. 1. Inability; want of sufficient intellectual powers or talents; as the ...
28957 incompetent INCOM'PETENT, a. [L. in and competens, competo. See Incompatible.]1. Wanting adequate powers of ...
28958 incompetently INCOM'PETENTLY, adv. Insufficiently; inadequately; not suitably.
28959 incomplete INCOMPLE'TE, a. [in and complete.]Not finished. The building is incomplete.1. Imperfect; ...
28960 incompletely INCOMPLE'TELY, adv. Imperfectly.
28961 incompleteness INCOMPLE'TENESS, n. An unfinished state; imperfectness; defectiveness.
28962 incomplex INCOMPLEX', a. [in and complex.] Not complex; uncompounded; simple.
28963 incompliance INCOMPLI'ANCE, n. [in and compliance.]1. Defect of compliance; refusal to comply with ...
28964 incompliant INCOMPLI'ANT, a. [in and compliant.] Unyielding to request or solicitation; not disposed to ...
28965 incomposed INCOMPO'SED, a. [in and composed.] Disordered; disturbed. [But this word is little used. Instead ...
28966 incomposite INCOM'POSITE, a. incom'pozit. [in and composite.]Uncompounded; simple.
28967 incompossibility INCOMPOSSIBIL'ITY, n. [in and composible.]The quality of not being possible but by the negation or ...
28968 incompossible INCOMPOS'SIBLE, a. [in, con, and possible.] Not possible to be or subsist with something else. ...
28969 incomprehensibilit INCOMPREHENSIBIL'ITY, n. [See the next word.]The quality of being incomprehensible, or beyond the ...
28970 incomprehensible INCOMPREHENS'IBLE, a.1. That cannot be comprehended or understood; That is beyond the reach of ...
28971 incomprehensiblene INCOMPREHENS'IBLENESS, n. Incomprehensibility, which see.
28972 incomprehensibly INCOMPREHENS'IBLY, adv. In a manner which the human mind cannot comprehend or understand; ...
28973 incomprehension INCOMPREHEN'SION, n. Want of comprehension or understanding.
28974 incomprehensive INCOMPREHENS'IVE, a. Not comprehensive; not extensive.
28975 incompressibility INCOMPRESSIBIL'ITY, n. [See Incompressible.] The quality of resisting compression, or of being ...
28976 incompressible INCOMPRESS'IBLE, a. [in and compressible.] Not to be compressed; not capable of being reduced by ...
28977 inconcealable INCONCE'ALABLE, a. [in and concealable]Not concealable; not to be hid or kept secret.
28978 inconceivable INCONCE'IVABLE, a. [in and conceivable.]1. That cannot be conceived by the mind; incomprehensible. ...
28979 inconceivableness INCONCE'IVABLENESS, n. The quality of being inconceivable; incomprehensibility.
28980 inconceivably INCONCE'IVABLY, adv. In a manner beyond comprehension, or beyond the reach of human intellect.
28981 inconceptible INCONCEP'TIBLE, a. Inconceivable. [Little used.]
28982 inconcinnity INCONCIN'NITY, n. [L. inconcinnitas.] Unsuitableness; want of proportion.
28983 inconcludent INCONCLU'DENT, a. [L. in and concludens, concludo, to conclude.]Not inferring a conclusion or ...
28984 inconcluding INCONCLU'DING, a. Inferring no consequence.
28985 inconclusive INCONCLU'SIVE, a. [in and conclusive.] Not producing a conclusion; not closing, concluding or ...
28986 inconclusively INCONCLU'SIVELY, adv. Without such evidence as to determine the understanding in regard to truth ...
28987 inconclusiveness INCONCLU'SIVENESS, n. Want of such evidence as to satisfy the mind of truth or falsehood,and put an ...
28988 inconcoct INCONCOCT', a. Inconcocted.
28989 inconcocted INCONCOCT'ED, a. [in and concoct.] Not fully digested; not matured; unripened.
28990 inconcoction INCONCOC'TION, n. [in and concoction.] The state of being indigested; unripeness; immaturity.
28991 inconcurring INCONCUR'RING, a. [in and concurring, from concur.]Not concurring; not agreeing.
28992 inconcussible INCONCUS'SIBLE, a. That cannot be shaken.
28993 incondensability INCONDENSABIL'ITY, n. [See Incondensable.]The quality of being not condensable.
28994 incondensable INCONDENS'ABLE, a. [in and condensable.]1. Not capable of condensation; that cannot be made more ...
28995 incondite INCON'DITE, a. [L. inconditus; in and condo, to build.]Rude; unpolished; irregular. [Little used.]
28996 inconditional INCONDI'TIONAL, a. [in and conditional.] Without any condition, exception or limitation; absolute. ...
28997 inconditonate INCONDI'TONATE, a. [in and condition.]Not limited or restrained by conditions; absolute. [Not now ...
28998 inconfirmed INCONFIRMED, for unconfirmed,is not in use.
28999 inconformity INCONFORM'ITY, n. [in and conformity.] Want of conformity; incompliance with the practice of ...
29000 inconfused INCONFU'SED, a. s as z. Not confused; distinct.
29001 inconfusion INCONFU'SION, n. Distinctness.
29002 incongenial INCONGE'NIAL, a. [in and congenial.]Not congenial; not of a like nature; unsuitable.
29003 incongeniality INCONGENIAL'ITY, n. Unlikeness of nature; unsuitableness.
29004 incongruence INCON'GRUENCE, n. [in and congruence.] Want of congruence, adaptation or agreement; ...
29005 incongruent INCON'GRUENT, a. Unsuitable; inconsistent.
29006 incongruity INCONGRU'ITY, n. [in and congruity.]1. Want of congruity; impropriety; inconsistency; absurdity; ...
29007 incongruous INCON'GRUOUS, a. [L incongruus.] Not congruous; unsuitable; not fitting; inconsistent; improper. ...
29008 incongruously INCON'GRUOUSLY, adv. Unsuitably; unfitly; improperly.
29009 inconnection INCONNEC'TION, n. [in and connection.]Want of connection; loose, disjointed state.
29010 inconscionable INCON'SCIONABLE, a. Having no sense of good and evil.
29011 inconsequence INCON'SEQUENCE, n. [L. inconsequentia.]Want of just inference; inconclusiveness.
29012 inconsequent INCON'SEQUENT, a. Not following from the premises; without regular inference;as an inconsequent ...
29013 inconsequential INCONSEQUEN'TIAL, a. Not regularly following from the premises.1. Not of consequence; not of ...
29014 inconsiderable INCONSID'ERABLE, a. [in and considerable.] Not worthy of consideration or notice; unimportant; ...
29015 inconsiderableness INCONSID'ERABLENESS, n. Small importance.
29016 inconsiderably INCONSID'ERABLY, adv. In a small degree; to a small amount; very little.
29017 inconsideracy INCONSID'ERACY, n. Thoughtlessness; want of consideration. [Unusual.]
29018 inconsiderate INCONSID'ERATE, a. [L. inconsideratus. See Consider.]1. Not considerate; not attending to the ...
29019 inconsiderately INCONSID'ERATELY, adv. Without due consideration or regard to consequences; heedlessly; ...
29020 inconsiderateness INCONSID'ERATENESS, n. Want of due regard to consequences; carelessness; thoughtlessness; ...
29021 inconsideration INCONSIDERA'TION, n. Want of due consideration; want of thought; inattention to consequences.
29022 inconsistence INCONSIST'ENCE
29023 inconsistency INCONSIST'ENCY, n. [in and consistence.]1. Such opposition or disagreement as that one proposition ...
29024 inconsistent INCONSIST'ENT, a. Incompatible; incongruous; not suitable. Loud laughter in grave company is ...
29025 inconsistently INCONSIST'ENTLY, adv. With absurdity; incongruously; with self-contradiction; without steadiness ...
29026 inconsistentness INCONSIST'ENTNESS,n. Inconsistency. [Not in use.]
29027 inconsisting INCONSIST'ING, a. Inconsistent. [Not used.]
29028 inconsolable INCONSO'LABLE, a. [in and consolable.] Not to be consoled; grieved beyond susceptibility of ...
29029 inconsolably INCONSO'LABLY, adv. In a matter or degree that does not admit of consolation.
29030 inconsonance INCON'SONANCE, n. Disagreement of sounds; discordance.
29031 inconsonancy INCON'SONANCY, n. [in and consonancy.] Disagreement; inconsistency. In music, disagreement of ...
29032 inconsonant INCON'SONANT, a. Not agreeing; inconsistent; discordant.
29033 inconspicuous INCONSPIC'UOUS, a. [in and conspicuous.]1. Not discernible; not to be perceived by the sight.2. ...
29034 inconstancy INCON'STANCY, n. [L. inconstantia. See Constancy.]1. Mutability or instability of temper or ...
29035 inconstant INCON'STANT, a. [L. inconstans.]1. Mutable; subject to change of opinion, inclination or purpose; ...
29036 inconstantly INCON'STANTLY, adv. In an inconstant manner; not steadily.
29037 inconsumable INCONSU'MABLE, a. [in and consumable.] Not to be consumed; that cannot be wasted.
29038 inconsummate INCONSUM'MATE, a. [in and consummate.]Not consummate; not finished; not complete.
29039 inconsummateness INCONSUM'MATENESS, n. State of being incomplete.
29040 inconsumptible INCONSUMP'TIBLE, a. [L. in and consumptus.]1. Not to be spent, wasted or destroyed by fire. [Not ...
29041 incontestable INCONTEST'ABLE, a. Not contestable; not to be disputed; not admitting debate; too clear to be ...
29042 incontestably INCONTEST'ABLY, adv. In a manner to preclude debate; indisputably; incontrovertibly; indubitably.
29043 incontiguous INCONTIG'UOUS, a. [in and contiguous.] Not contiguous; not adjoining; not touching; separate.
29044 incontinence INCON'TINENCE
29045 incontinency INCON'TINENCY, n. [L. incontinentia. See Continence.]1. Want of restraint of the passions or ...
29046 incontinent INCON'TINENT, a. [L. incontinens.] Not restraining the passions or appetites, particularly the ...
29047 incontinently INCON'TINENTLY, adv. Without due restraint of the passions or appetites; unchastely.1. ...
29048 incontracted INCONTRACT'ED, a. Not contracted; not shortened.
29049 incontrollable INCONTROLLABLE, a. [in and controllable.]Not to be controlled; that cannot be restrained or ...
29050 incontrollably INCONTROLLABLY, adv. In a manner that admits of no control.
29051 incontrovertible INCONTROVERT'IBLE, a. [in and controvertible.]Indisputable; too clear or certain to admit of ...
29052 incontrovertibly INCONTROVERT'IBLY, adv. In a manner or to a degree that precludes debate or controversy.
29053 inconvenience INCONVE'NIENCE
29054 inconveniency INCONVE'NIENCY, n. [L.inconveniens; in and convenio, conveniens.]1. Unfitness; unsuitableness; ...
29055 inconvenient INCONVE'NIENT, a. [L. supra.]1. Incommodious; unsuitable; disadvantageous; giving trouble or ...
29056 inconveniently INCONVE'NIENTLY, adv. Unsuitably; incommodiously; in a manner to give trouble; unseasonably.
29057 inconversable INCONVERS'ABLE, a. [in and conversable.] Not inclined to free conversation; incommunicative; ...
29058 inconversant INCON'VERSANT, a. Not conversant; not familiar; not versed.
29059 inconvertibility INCONVERTIBIL'ITY, n. [from inconvertible.] The quality of not being changeable or convertible ...
29060 inconvertible INCONVERT'IBLE, a. [in and convertible.] Not convertible; that cannot be transmuted or changed ...
29061 inconvincible INCONVIN'CIBLE, a. [in and convincible.] Not convincible; that cannot be convinced; not capable of ...
29062 inconvincibly INCONVIN'CIBLY, adv. In a manner not admitting of conviction.
29063 incony INCO'NY, a. or n. Unlearned; artless; an accomplished person, in contempt.
29064 incorporal INCOR'PORAL, a. [in and corporal. Not consisting of matter or body; immaterial. [Incorporeal is ...
29065 incorporality INCORPORAL'ITY, n. The quality of not consisting of matter; immateriality.
29066 incorporally INCOR'PORALLY, adv. Without matter or a body; immaterially.
29067 incorporate INCOR'PORATE, a. [in and corporate.]1. Not consisting of matter; not having a material body. ...
29068 incorporated INCOR'PORATED, pp. Mixed or united in one body; associated in the same political body; united in a ...
29069 incorporating INCOR'PORATING, ppr. Mixing or uniting in one body or mass; associating in the same political ...
29070 incorporation INCORPORA'TION, n. The act of incorporating.1. Union of different ingredients in one mass.2. ...
29071 incorporeal INCORPO'REAL, a. [L. incorporalis, incorporeus.]Not consisting of matter; not having a material ...
29072 incorporeally INCORPO'REALLY, adv. Without body; immaterially.
29073 incorporeity INCORPORE'ITY, n. The quality of being not material; immateriality.
29074 incorpse INCORPSE, v.t. incorps'. To incorporate.
29075 incorrect INCORRECT', a. [in and correct.] Not correct; not exact; not according to a copy or model, or to ...
29076 incorrection INCORREC'TION, n. Want of correction.
29077 incorrectly INCORRECT'LY, adv. Not in accordance with truth or other standard; inaccurately; not exactly; as a ...
29078 incorrectness INCORRECT'NESS, n. Want of conformity to truth or to a standard; inaccuracy. Incorrectness may ...
29079 incorrigibility INCORRIGIBIL'ITY, n. The quality of being bad, erroneous or depraved beyond correction; hopeless ...
29080 incorrigible INCOR'RIGIBLE, a. [L. corrigo; con and rego.]1. That cannot be corrected or amended; bad beyond ...
29081 incorrigibleness INCOR'RIGIBL'ENESS
29082 incorrigibly INCOR'RIGIBLY, adv. To a degree of depravity beyond all means of amendment.
29083 incorrupt INCORRUPT'
29084 incorrupted INCORRUPT'ED, a. [L. incorruptus; in and corrumpo, corruptus; con and rumpo, to break.] Not ...
29085 incorruptibility INCORRUPTIBIL'ITY, n.[from incorruptible.]The quality of being incapable of decay or corruption.
29086 incorruptible INCORRUPT'IBLE, a.1. That cannot corrupt or decay; not admitting of corruption. Thus gold, glass, ...
29087 incorruptibleness INCORRUPT'IBLENESS, n. The quality of being incorruptible, or not liable to decay.
29088 incorruption INCORRUP'TION, n. [in and corruption.] Incapacity of being corrupted. It is sown in corruption; it ...
29089 incorruptive INCORRUPT'IVE, a. Not liable to corruption or decay.
29090 incorruptness INCORRUPT'NESS, n. Exemption from decay or corruption.1. Purity of mind or manners; probity; ...
29091 incrassate INCRAS'SATE, v.t. [L. incrasso, incrassatus; in and crassus, thick.]1. To make thick or thicker; ...
29092 incrassated INCRAS'SATED, a. In botany, thickened or becoming thicker towards the flower, as a peduncle.1. ...
29093 incrassating INCRAS'SATING, ppr. Rendering thick or thicker; growing thicker.
29094 incrassation INCRASSA'TION, n. The act of thickening, or state of becoming thick or thicker.
29095 incrassative INCRAS'SATIVE, a. Having the quality of thickening.INCRAS'SATIVE, n. That which has the power to ...
29096 increasable INCRE'ASABLE, a. That may be increased.
29097 increase INCRE'ASE, v.i. [L. incresco; in and cresco, to grow.]1. To become greater in bulk or quantity; to ...
29098 increased INCRE'ASED, pp. Augmented; made or grown larger.
29099 increaseful INCRE'ASEFUL, a. Abundant of produce.
29100 increaser INCRE'ASER, n. He or that which increases.
29101 increasing INCRE'ASING, ppr. Growing; becoming larger; advancing in any quality, good or bad.
29102 increate INCREA'TE
29103 increated INCREA'TED, a. Uncreated, which see. [The latter is the word mostly used.]
29104 incredibility INCREDIBIL'ITY, n. [See Incredible.] The quality of surpassing belief, or of being too ...
29105 incredible INCRED'IBLE, a. [L. incredibilis; in and credibilis, credible.]That cannot be believed; not to be ...
29106 incredibleness INCRED'IBLENESS, n. Incredibility, which see.
29107 incredibly INCRED'IBLY, adv. In a manner to preclude belief.
29108 incredulity INCREDU'LITY, n. The quality of not believing; indisposition to believe; a withholding or refusal ...
29109 incredulous INCRED'ULOUS, a. [L. incredulus; in and credulus; credo, to believe.] Not believing; indisposed to ...
29110 incredulousness INCRED'ULOUSNESS, n. Incredulity, which see.
29111 incremable INCREM'ABLE, a. [L. in and cremo.] That cannot be burnt. [not used.]
29112 increment IN'CREMENT, n. [L. incrementum, from incresco. See Increase.]1. Increase; a growing in bulk, ...
29113 increpate IN'CREPATE, v.t. [L. increpo.] To chide; to rebuke. [Not in use.]
29114 increpation INCREPA'TION, n. A chiding or rebuking; rebuke; reprehension.
29115 increscent INCRES'CENT, a. [L. increscens. See Increase.]growing; augmenting; swelling.
29116 incriminate INCRIM'INATE, v.t. [L. in and criminor, to accuse. See Crime.]To accuse; to charge with a crime or ...
29117 incruental INCRUENT'AL, a. [L. incruentus.] Unbloody; not attended with blood. [Not in use.]
29118 incrust INCRUST', v.t. [L. incrusto; in and crusto, to crust.To cover with a crust or with a hard coat; to ...
29119 incrustate INCRUST'ATE, v.t. To incrust. [Less frequently used.]
29120 incrustation INCRUSTA'TION, n. [L. incrustatio.]1. A crust or rough coat of any thing on the surface of a ...
29121 incrystalizable INCRYS'TALIZABLE, a. [in and crystalizable.]That will not crystalize; that cannot be formed into ...
29122 incubate IN'CUBATE, v.i. [L. incubo; in and cubo, to lie down.] To sit, as on eggs for hatching.
29123 incubation INCUBA'TION, n. [L. incubatio.] The act of sitting on eggs for the purpose of hatching young.
29124 incubature INCU'BATURE, n. Incubation. [Not used.]
29125 incubus IN'CUBUS, n. [L. incubo, to lie on.]1. The nightmare; an oppression of the breast in sleep, or ...
29126 inculcate INCULC'ATE, v.t. [L. inculco, to drive or force on; in and calco, to tread,calx,the heel.] To ...
29127 inculcated INCULC'ATED, pp. Impressed or enforced by frequent admonitions.
29128 inculcating INCULC'ATING, ppr. Impressing or enforcing by repeated instruction.
29129 inculcation INCULCA'TION, n. The action of impressing by repeated admonitions.
29130 inculpable INCULP'ABLE, a. [L. in and culpabilis, from culpa, a fault.]Without fault; unblamable; that cannot ...
29131 inculpableness INCULP'ABLENESS, n. Unblamableness.
29132 inculpably INCULP'ABLY, a. Unblamably; without blame.
29133 incult INCULT', a. [L. incultus; in and cultus, from colo.]Untilled; uncultivated.
29134 incultivated INCUL'TIVATED, a. Not cultivated; uncultivated.
29135 incultivation INCULTIVA'TION, n. Neglect or want of cultivation.
29136 inculture INCUL'TURE, n. Want or neglect of cultivation.
29137 incumbency INCUM'BENCY, n. [from incumbent.] A lying or resting on something.1. The state of holding or ...
29138 incumbent INCUM'BENT, a. [L. incumbens, incumbo; in and cumbo, to lie down.]1. Lying or resting on. And when ...
29139 incumber INCUM'BER, v.t. To burden with a load; to embarrass. [See Encumber, and its derivatives.]
29140 incumbrance INCUM'BRANCE, n. A burdensome and troublesome load; any thing that impedes motion or action, or ...
29141 incumbrancer INCUM'BRANCER, n. One who has an incumbrance, or some legal claim on an estate.
29142 incumbrous INCUM'BROUS, a. Cumbersome; troublesome.
29143 incur INCUR', v.t. [L. incurro, to run against; in and curro, to run.]1. Literally, to run against; ...
29144 incurability INCURABIL'ITY, n. The state of being incurable; impossibility of cure; insusceptibility of cure or ...
29145 incurable INCU'RABLE, a.1. That cannot be cured; not admitting of cure; beyond the power of skill or ...
29146 incurableness INCU'RABLENESS, n. The state of not admitting cure or remedy.
29147 incurably INCU'RABLY, adv. In a manner or degree that renders cure impracticable.
29148 incuriosity INCURIOS'ITY, n. Want of curiosity; inattentiveness; indifference.
29149 incurious INCU'RIOUS, a. [in and curious.] Destitute of curiosity; not curious or inquisitive; inattentive.
29150 incuriousness INCU'RIOUSNESS, n. Want of curiosity or inquisitiveness.
29151 incurred INCUR'RED, pp. Brought on.
29152 incurring INCUR'RING, ppr. Becoming subject or liable to; bringing on.
29153 incursion INCUR'SION, n. [L. incursio, from incurro. See Incur.]1. Literally, a running into; hence, an ...
29154 incurvate INCURV'ATE, v.t. [L. incurvo; in and curvus, bent.]To bend; to crook; to turn from a right line or ...
29155 incurvated INCURV'ATED, pp. Bent; turned from a rectilinear direction.
29156 incurvating INCURV'ATING, ppr. Bending; turning from a right line.
29157 incurvation INCURVA'TION, n. The act of bending.1. The state of being bent, or turned from a rectilinear ...
29158 incurve INCURVE, v.t. incurv'. To bend; to make crooked.
29159 incurvity INCURV'ITY, n. [L. incurvus.] A state of being bent or crooked; crookedness; a bending inward.
29160 indagate IN'DAGATE, v.t. [L. indago.] To seek or search out. [Not used.]
29161 indagation INDAGA'TION, n. The act of searching; search; inquiry; examination. [Little used.]
29162 indagator IN'DAGATOR, n. A searcher; one who seeks or inquires with diligence. [Little used.]
29163 indart IND`ART, v.t. [in and dart.] To dart in; to thrust or strike in.Indebitatus assumpsit. [See ...
29164 indebt INDEBT, a verb, is never used.
29165 indebted INDEBT'ED, a. indet'ted.1. Being in debt; having incurred a debt; held or obliged to pay. A is ...
29166 indebtedness INDEBT'EDNESS, n. indet'tedness. The state of being indebted.
29167 indebtment INDEBT'MENT, n. indet'ment. The state of being indebted. [Little used.]
29168 indecency INDE'CENCY, n. [L. indecens, indeceo; in and deceo, to become.]That which is unbecoming in language ...
29169 indecent INDE'CENT, a. [L. indecens.] Unbecoming; unfit to be seen or heard; offensive to modesty and ...
29170 indecently INDE'CENTLY, adv. In a manner to offend modesty or delicacy.
29171 indeciduous INDECID'UOUS, a. [in and deciduous.]Not falling, as the leaves of trees in autumn; lasting; ...
29172 indecimable INDEC'IMABLE, a. Not liable to the payment of tithes.
29173 indecision INDECIS'ION, n. s as z. [in and decision.] Want of decision; want of settled purpose or of ...
29174 indecisive INDECI'SIVE, a. [in and decisive.] Not decisive; not bringing to a final close or ultimate issue; ...
29175 indecisively INDECI'SIVELY, adv. Without decision.
29176 indecisiveness INDECI'SIVENESS, n. The state of being undecided; unsettled state; state of not being brought to a ...
29177 indeclinable INDECLI'NABLE, a. [L. indeclinabilis; in and declino.]Not declinable; not varied by terminations; ...
29178 indeclinably INDECLI'NABLY, adv. Without variation.
29179 indecomposable INDECOMPO'SABLE, a. s as z. [in and decomposable, decompose.]Not capable of decomposition, or of ...
29180 indecomposableness INDECOMPO'SABLENESS, n. Incapableness of decomposition.
29181 indecorous INDEC'OROUS, a. [L. indecorus; in and decor, decus, deceo, to become.] Unbecoming; violating good ...
29182 indecorously INDEC'OROUSLY, adv. In an unbecoming manner.
29183 indecorousness INDEC'OROUSNESS, n. Violation of good manners in words or behavior.
29184 indecorum INDECO'RUM, n. [L. in and decorum.] Impropriety of behavior; that in behavior or manners which ...
29185 indeed INDEE'D, adv. [in and deed.] In reality; in truth; in fact. The carnal mind is enmity against God; ...
29186 indefatigable INDEFAT'IGABLE, a. [L. indefatigabilis; in and defatigo, fatigo, to fatigue.] Unwearied; not ...
29187 indefatigableness INDEFAT'IGABLENESS, n. Unweariedness; persistency.
29188 indefatigably INDEFAT'IGABLY, adv. Without weariness; without yielding to fatigue.
29189 indefatigation INDEFATIGA'TION, n. Unweariedness. [Not used.]
29190 indefeasibility INDEFEASIBIL'ITY, n. [from indefeasible.] The quality or state of being not subject to be made ...
29191 indefeasible INDEFE'ASIBLE, a. s as z. [in and defeasible; facio.]Not to be defeated; that cannot be made void; ...
29192 indefeasibly INDEFE'ASIBLY, adv. In a manner not to be defeated or made void.
29193 indefectibility INDEFECTIBIL'ITY, n. [from indefectible.]The quality of being subject to no defect or decay.
29194 indefectible INDEFECT'IBLE, a. [in and defect.] Unfailing; not liable to defect, failure or decay.
29195 indefective INDEFECT'IVE, a. Not defective; perfect; complete.
29196 indefeisible INDEFE'ISIBLE, a. Indefeasible. [Not used.]
29197 indefensibility INDEFENSIBIL'ITY, n. [form indefensible.]The quality or state of not being capable of defense or ...
29198 indefensible INDEFENS'IBLE, a. [in and defensible, from defend.]1. That cannot be defended or maintained. A ...
29199 indefensive INDEFENS'IVE, a. Having no defense.
29200 indeficiency INDEFI'CIENCY, n. The quality of not being deficient, or of suffering no delay.
29201 indeficient INDEFI'CIENT, a. Not deficient; not failing; perfect.
29202 indefinable INDEFI'NABLE, a. That cannot be defined.
29203 indefinite INDEF'INITE, a. [L. indefinitus; in and definitus, definio, to define; de and finio, to end, finis, ...
29204 indefinitely INDEF'INITELY, adv. Without any settled limitation; as space indefinitely extended.1. Not ...
29205 indefiniteness INDEF'INITENESS, n. The quality of being undefined, unlimited, or not precise and certain.
29206 indefinitude INDEFIN'ITUDE, n. Quantity not limited by our understanding, though yet finite. [Not used.]
29207 indeliberate INDELIB'ERATE, a. [in and deliberate.] Done or performed without deliberation or consideration; ...
29208 indeliberately INDELIB'ERATELY, adv. Without deliberation or premeditation.
29209 indelibility INDELIBIL'ITY, n. The quality of being indelible.
29210 indelible INDEL'IBLE, a. [L. indelebilis; in and delebilis, from deleo,to blot out.]1. Not to be blotted ...
29211 indelibly INDEL'IBLY, adv. In a manner not to be blotted out or effaced; too deeply imprinted to be effaced, ...
29212 indelicacy INDEL'ICACY, n. [in and delicacy.] Want of delicacy; want of decency in language or behavior, ...
29213 indelicate INDEL'ICATE, a. Wanting delicacy; indecent; but it expresses less than indecent; as an indelicate ...
29214 indelicately INDEL'ICATELY, adv. Indecently; in a manner to offend against good manners or purity of mind.
29215 indemnification INDEMNIFICA'TION, n. [from indemnify.]1. The act of indemnifying, saving harmless, or securing ...
29216 indemnified INDEM'NIFIED, pp. Saved harmless; secured against damage.
29217 indemnify INDEM'NIFY, v.t. [in and damnify; L. damnificus; damnum, loss.]1. To save harmless; to secure ...
29218 indemnifying INDEM'NIFYING, ppr. Saving harmless; securing against loss; reimbursing loss.
29219 indemnity INDEM'NITY, n. [L. in and damnum, loss.]1. Security given to save harmless; a writing or pledge by ...
29220 indemonstrable INDEMON'STRABLE, a. [in and demonstrable.]That cannot be demonstrated.
29221 indenization INDENIZA'TION, n. The act of naturalizing, or the patent by which a person is made free.
29222 indenize IN'DENIZE, v.t. To endenize, which see.
29223 indenizen INDEN'IZEN, v.t. To invest with the privileges of a free citizen.
29224 indent INDENT', v.t. [L. dens, a tooth.]1. To notch; to jag; to cut any margin into points or ...
29225 indentation INDENTA'TION
29226 indented INDENT'ED, pp. Cut in the edge into points, like teeth.1. Bound out by indented writings; as an ...
29227 indenting INDENT'ING, ppr. Cutting into notches.1. Binding out by covenants in writing.
29228 indentment INDENT'MENT, n. A notch; a cut in the margin of paper or other things.1. A recess or depression ...
29229 indenture INDENT'URE,n. A writing containing a contract. Indentures are generally duplicates, laid together ...
29230 independence INDEPEND'ENCE, n. [in and dependence.]1. A state of being not dependent; complete exemption from ...
29231 independent INDEPEND'ENT, a. [in and dependent.]1. Not dependent; not subject to the control of others; not ...
29232 independently INDEPEND'ENTLY, adv. Without depending or relying on others; without control.1. Without undue ...
29233 indeprecable INDEP'RECABLE, a. That cannot be deprecated.
29234 indeprehensible INDEPREHENS'IBLE, a. That cannot be found out.
29235 indeprivable INDEPRI'VABLE, a. That cannot be deprived.
29236 indescribable INDESCRI'BABLE, a. That cannot be described.
29237 indescriptive INDESCRIP'TIVE, a. Not descriptive or containing just description.
29238 indesert INDESERT', n. s as z. [in and desert.] Want of merit or worth.
29239 indesinent INDES'INENT, a. [L. in and desino, to cease; de and sino.]Not ceasing; perpetual.
29240 indesinently INDES'INENTLY, adv. Without cessation.
29241 indestructibility INDESTRUCTIBIL'ITY,n. [from indestructible.]The quality of resisting decomposition, or of being ...
29242 indestructible INDESTRUC'TIBLE, a. [in and destructible.] That cannot be destroyed; incapable of decomposition; ...
29243 indeterminable INDETERM'INABLE, a. [in and determinable.]1. That cannot be determined ascertained or fixed.2. Not ...
29244 indeterminate INDETERM'INATE, a. [in and determinate.]1. Not determinate; not settled or fixed; not definite; ...
29245 indeterminately INDETERM'INATELY, adv. Not in any settled manner; indefinitely;not with precise limits; as a space ...
29246 indeterminateness INDETERM'INATENESS, n. Indefiniteness; want of certain limits; want of precision.
29247 indetermination INDETERMINA'TION, n. [in and determination.]1. Want of determination; an unsettled or wavering ...
29248 indetermined INDETERM'INED, a. [in and determined.] Undetermined; unsettled; unfixed.
29249 indevote INDEVO'TE, a. Not devoted.
29250 indevoted INDEVO'TED, a. Not devoted.
29251 indevotion INDEVO'TION, n. Want of devotion; absence of devout affections.
29252 indevout INDEVOUT, a. Not devout; not having devout affections.
29253 indevoutly INDEVOUT'LY, adv. Without devotion.
29254 index IN'DEX, n. plu. indexes, sometimes indices. [L. connected with idico, to show; in and dico.]1. ...
29255 indexical INDEX'ICAL, a. Having the form of an index; pertaining to an index.
29256 indexically INDEX'ICALLY, adv. In the manner of an index.
29257 indexterity INDEXTER'ITY, n. [in and dexterity.]1. Want of dexterity or readiness in the use of the hands; ...
29258 india IN'DIA, n. A country in Asia, so named from the river Indus.
29259 indian IN'DIAN, a. [from India, and this from Indus, the name of a river in Asia.] Pertaining to either ...
29260 indianite IN'DIANITE, n. [from India.] A mineral occurring in masses having a foliated structure and shining ...
29261 indicant IN'DICANT, n. [L. indicans; in and dico, to show.]Showing; pointing out what is to be done for the ...
29262 indicate IN'DICATE, v.t. [L. indico; in and dico, to show.]1. To show; to point out; to discover; to direct ...
29263 indicated IN'DICATED, pp. Shown; pointed out; directed.
29264 indicating IN'DICATING, ppr. Showing; pointing out; directing.
29265 indication INDICA'TION, n. The act of pointing out.1. Mark; token; sign; symptom; whatever serves to ...
29266 indicative INDIC'ATIVE,a. [L. indicativus.] Showing; giving intimation or knowledge of something not visible ...
29267 indicatively INDIC'ATIVELY, adv. In a manner to show or signify.
29268 indicator IN'DICATOR, n. He or that which shows or points out.
29269 indicatory IN'DICATORY, a. Showing; serving to show or make known.
29270 indice INDICE. [See Index.]
29271 indicolite IN'DICOLITE, n. [indigo, or indico,and a stone.]In mineralogy, a variety of shorl or tourmalin, of ...
29272 indict INDICT, v.t. indi'te. [L. indictus, from indico; in and dico, to speak.] In law, to accuse or ...
29273 indictable INDICTABLE, a. indi'table. That may be indicted; as an indictable offender.1. Subject to be ...
29274 indicted INDICTED, pp. indi'ted. Accused by a grand jury.
29275 indicter INDICTER, n. indi'ter. One who indicts.
29276 indicting INDICTING, ppr. indi'ting. Accusing, or making a formal or written charge of a crime by a grand ...
29277 indiction INDIC'TION, n. [Low L. indictio, indico.]1. Declaration; proclamation.2. In chronology, a cycle ...
29278 indictive INDIC'TIVE, a. Proclaimed; declared.
29279 indictment INDICTMENT, n. indi'tement. A written accusation or formal charge of a crime or misdemeanor, ...
29280 indies IN'DIES, n. plu. of India.
29281 indifference INDIF'FERENCE, n. [L. indifferentia; in and differo, to differ. Indifferency is little used.]1. ...
29282 indifferent INDIF'FERENT, a. [L. indifferens.]1. Neutral; not inclined to one side, party or thing more than ...
29283 indifferently INDIF'FERENTLY, adv. Without distinction or preference; as, to offer pardon indifferently to ...
29284 indigence IN'DIGENCE
29285 indigency IN'DIGENCY, n. [L. indigentia, from indigeo; in or ind, and egeo, to want, to lack.] Want of ...
29286 indigene IN'DIGENE, n. [L. indigena; in or ind, and geno, gigno, to beget, or to be born.] One born in a ...
29287 indigenous INDIG'ENOUS, a. [L. indigena, supra.]1. Native; born in a country; applied to persons.2. Native; ...
29288 indigent IN'DIGENT, a. [L. indigens.] Destitute of property or means of comfortable subsistence; needy; ...
29289 indigest INDIGEST', n. A crude mass. [Not used.]
29290 indigested INDIGEST'ED, a. [in and digested; L. indigestus.]1. Not digested; not concocted in the stomach; ...
29291 indigestible INDIGEST'IBLE, a. [in and digestible.]1. Not digestible; not easily converted into chyme, or ...
29292 indigestion INDIGES'TION, n. [in and digestion.] Want of due coction in the stomach; a failure of that change ...
29293 indigitate INDIG'ITATE, v.t. To point out with the finger.
29294 indigitation INDIGITA'TION, n. The act of pointing out with the finger.
29295 indign INDIGN, a. indi'ne. [L. indignus.] Unworthy; disgraceful.
29296 indignance INDIG'NANCE, n. Indignation. [Not in use.]
29297 indignant INDIG'NANT, a. [L. indignans, from indignor, to disdain; in and dignor,dignus.] Affected at once ...
29298 indignation INDIGNA'TION, n. [L. indignatio.]1. Anger or extreme anger, mingled with contempt, disgust or ...
29299 indignify INDIG'NIFY, v.t. To treat disdainfully. [Not used.]
29300 indignity INDIG'NITY, n. [L. indignitas.] Unmerited, contemptuous conduct towards another; any action ...
29301 indignly INDIGNLY, adv. indi'nely. Unworthily.
29303 indigo-plant IN'DIGO-PLANT, n. A plant of the genus Indigofera, from which is prepared indigo. It is a native ...
29302 indigo IN'DIGO, n. [L. indicum, from India.] A substance or dye, prepared from the leaves and stalks of ...
29304 indigometer INDIGOM'ETER, n. An instrument for ascertaining the strength of indigo.
29305 indilatory INDIL'ATORY, n. [in and dilatory. Not dilatory or slow.
29306 indiligence INDIL'IGENCE, n. [in and diligence.] Want of diligence; slothfulness.
29307 indiligent INDIL'IGENT, a. Not diligent; idle; slothful.
29308 indiligently INDIL'IGENTLY, adv. Without diligence.
29309 indiminishable INDIMIN'ISHABLE, a. That cannot be diminished.
29310 indirect INDIRECT', a. [L. indirectus; in and directus, from dirigo.]1. Not straight or rectilinear; ...
29311 indirection INDIREC'TION, n. [in and direction.] Oblique course or means.1. Dishonest practice.
29312 indirectly INDIRECT'LY, adv. Not in a straight line or course; obliquely.1. Not by direct means.2. Not in ...
29313 indirectness INDIRECT'NESS, n. Obliquity; devious course.1. Unfairness; dishonesty.
29314 indiscernible INDISCERN'IBLE, a. [in and discernible.] That cannot be discerned; not visible or perceptible; not ...
29315 indiscernibleness INDISCERN'IBLENESS, n. Incapability of being discerned.
29316 indiscernibly INDISCERN'IBLY, adv. In a manner not to be seen or perceived.
29317 indiscerpible INDISCERP'IBLE, a. Indiscerptible.
29318 indiscerptibility INDISCERPTIBIL'ITY, n. The quality of being incapable of dissolution, or separation of parts.
29319 indiscerptible INDISCERP'TIBLE, a. [in and discerptible.] Incapable of being destroyed by dissolution, or ...
29320 indisciplinable INDIS'CIPLINABLE, a. [in and disciplinable.] That cannot be disciplined or subjected to ...
29321 indiscoverable INDISCOV'ERABLE, a. [in and discoverable.] That cannot be discovered; undiscoverable.
29322 indiscovery INDISCOV'ERY, n. [in and discovery.] Want of discover. [Unusual.]
29323 indiscreet INDISCREE'T, a. [in and discreet.] Not discreet; wanting in discretion; imprudent; inconsiderate; ...
29324 indiscreetly INDISCREE'TLY, adv. Not discreetly; without prudence; inconsiderately; without judgment.
29325 indiscrete INDISCRE'TE, a. Not discrete or separated.
29326 indiscretion INDISCRE'TION,n. [in and discretion.] Want of discretion; imprudence. The grossest vices pass ...
29327 indiscriminate INDISCRIM'INATE, a. [L. indiscriminatus. See Discriminate.]1. Undistinguishing; not making any ...
29328 indiscriminately INDISCRIM'INATELY, adv. Without distinction; in confusion.
29329 indiscriminating INDISCRIMIN'ATING, ppr. or a. Not making any distinction; as the victims of an indiscriminating ...
29330 indiscrimination INDISCRIMINA'TION, n. Want of discrimination or distinction.
29331 indiscussed INDISCUS'SED, a. Not discussed.
29332 indispensability INDISPENSABIL'ITY, a. Indispensableness. [Little used.]
29333 indispensable INDISPENS'ABLE, a. Not to be dispensed with; that cannot be omitted, remitted, or spared; ...
29334 indispensableness INDISPENS'ABLENESS, n. The state or quality of being absolutely necessary.
29335 indispensably INDISPENS'ABLY, adv. Necessarily; in a manner or degree that forbids dispensation, omission or ...
29336 indispersed INDISPERS'ED, a. Not dispersed.
29337 indispose INDISPO'SE, v.t. s as z.1. To disincline; to alienate the mind and render it averse or unfavorable ...
29338 indisposed INDISPO'SED, pp. or a. Disinclined; averse; unwilling; unfavorable.1. Disordered; disqualified for ...
29339 indisposedness INDISPO'SEDNESS, n. Disinclination; slight aversion; unwillingness; unfavorableness.1. Unfitness; ...
29340 indisposing INDISPO'SING, ppr. Disinclining; rendering somewhat averse, unwilling or unfavorable.1. ...
29341 indisposition INDISPOSI'TION, n.1. Disinclination; aversion; unwillingness; dislike; as the indisposition of men ...
29342 indisputable INDIS'PUTABLE, a. Not to be disputed; incontrovertible; incontestable; too evident to admit of ...
29343 indisputableness INDIS'PUTABLENESS, n. The state or quality of being indisputable, or too clear to admit of ...
29344 indisputably INDIS'PUTABLY, adv. Without dispute; in a manner or degree not admitting of controversy; ...
29345 indisputed INDISPU'TED, a. Not disputed or controverted; undisputed.
29346 indissolubility INDISSOLUBIL'ITY, n.1. The quality of being indissoluble, or not capable of being dissolved, ...
29347 indissoluble INDIS'SOLUBLE, a. [L. indissolubilis; in and dissolubilis, from dissolvo; dis and solvo,to ...
29348 indissolubleness INDIS'SOLUBLENESS, The quality of being incapable of dissolution, separation or breach; ...
29349 indissolubly INDIS'SOLUBLY, adv. In a manner resisting separation; firmly united beyond the power of separation; ...
29350 indissolvable INDISSOLV'ABLE, a. [in and dissolvable.]1. That cannot be dissolved; not capable of being melted or ...
29351 indistancy INDIS'TANCY, n. Want of distance or separation. [A bad word and not used.]
29352 indistinct INDISTINCT', a. [L. indistinctus; in and distinctus. See Distinct.]1. Not distinct or ...
29353 indistinctible INDISTINCT'IBLE, a. Undistinguishable. [Little used.]
29354 indistinction INDISTINC'TION, n. Want of distinction; confusion; uncertainty. The indistinction of many of the ...
29355 indistinctly INDISTINCT'LY, adv. Without distinction or separation; as when parts of a thing are indistinctly ...
29356 indistinctness INDISTINCT'NESS, n. Want of distinction or discrimination; confusion; uncertainty.1. Obscurity; ...
29357 indistinguishable INDISTIN'GUISHABLE, a. [in and distinguishable.]That cannot be distinguished or separated; ...
29358 indistinguishing INDISTIN'GUISHING, a. Making no difference; as indistinguishing liberalities.
29359 indisturbance INDISTURB'ANCE, n. [in and disturbance.]Freedom from disturbance; calmness; repose; tranquillity.
29360 inditch INDITCH', v.t. To bury in a ditch. [Little used.]
29361 indite INDI'TE, v.t. [L. indico, indictum; in and dico, to speak.]1. To compose; to write; to commit to ...
29362 indited INDI'TED, pp. Composed; written; dictated.
29363 inditement INDI'TEMENT, n. The act of inditing.
29364 inditing INDI'TING, ppr. Committing to words in writing; dictating what shall be written.
29365 individable INDIVI'DABLE, a. Not capable of division.
29366 individed INDIVI'DED, a. Undivided.
29367 individual INDIVID'UAL, . [L. individuus; in and dividuus, from divido, to divide.]1. Not divided, or not to ...
29368 individuality INDIVIDUAL'ITY, n. Separate or distinct existence; a state of oneness.
29369 individualize INDIVID'UALIZE, v.t. To distinguish; to select or mark as an individual, or to distinguish the ...
29370 individualized INDIVID'UALIZED, pp. Distinguished as a particular person or thing.
29371 individualizing INDIVID'UALIZING, ppr. Distinguishing as an individual.
29372 individually INDIVID'UALLY, adv. Separately; by itself; to the exclusion of others. Thirty men will unitedly ...
29373 individuate INDIVID'UATE, a. Undivided.INDIVID'UATE, v.t. To make single to distinguish from others of the ...
29374 individuation INDIVIDUA'TION, a. The act of making single or the same, to the exclusion of others.1. The act of ...
29375 individuity INDIVIDU'ITY, n. Separate existence. [Not used.]
29376 indivinity INDIVIN'ITY, n. Want of divine power.
29377 indivisibility INDIVISIBIL'ITY, n. [See Indivisible.]The state or property of being indivisible.
29378 indivisible INDIVIS'IBLE, a. s as z. [in and divisible. See Divide.]That cannot be divided, separated or ...
29379 indivisibleness INDIVIS'IBLENESS, n. Indivisibility, which see.
29380 indivisibly INDIVIS'IBLY, adv. So as not to be capable of division.
29381 indocible INDO'CIBLE, a. [in and docible; L. doceo, to teach.]1. Unteachable; not capable of being taught, ...
29382 indocility INDOCIL'ITY, n. Unteachableness; dullness of intellect.1. Intractableness, as of a beast.
29383 indoctrinate INDOC'TRINATE, v.t. [L. in and doctrina, learning.]To teach; to instruct in rudiments or ...
29384 indoctrinated INDOC'TRINATED, pp. Taught; instructed in the principles of any science.
29385 indoctrinating INDOC'TRINATING, ppr. Teaching; instructing in principles or rudiments.
29386 indoctrination INDOCTRINA'TION, n. Instruction in the rudiments and principles of any science; information.
29387 indolence IN'DOLENCE, n. [L. indolentia; in and doleo, to be pained.]1. Literally, freedom from pain.2. ...
29388 indolent IN'DOLENT, a. Habitually idle or indisposed to labor; lazy; listless; sluggish; indulging in ease; ...
29389 indolently IN'DOLENTLY, adv. In habitual idleness and ease; without action, activity or exertion; lazily. ...
29390 indomitable INDOM'ITABLE, a. Untamable. [Not used.]
29391 indomptable INDOMPT'ABLE, a. [L. domo, to tame.] Not to be subdued. [Unusual.]
29392 indorsable INDORS'ABLE, a. That may be indorsed, assigned and made payable to order.
29393 indorse INDORSE, v.t. indors'. [L. in and dorsum, the back.]1. To write on the back of a paper or written ...
29394 indorsee INDORSEE', n. The person to whom a note or bill is indorsed, or assigned by indorsement.
29395 indorsement INDORSEMENT, n. indors'ment. The act of writing on the back of a note, bill, or other written ...
29396 indorser INDORS'ER, n. The person who indorses, or writes his name on the back of a note or bill of ...
29397 indraught IN'DRAUGHT, n. in'draft. [in and draught.]An opening from the sea into the land; an inlet.
29398 indrench INDRENCH', v.t. [in and drench.] To overwhelm with water; to drown; to drench.
29399 indubious INDU'BIOUS, a. [L. indubius; in and dubius, doubtful.]1. Not dubious or doubtful; certain.2. Not ...
29400 indubitable INDU'BITABLE, a. [L. indubitabilis; in and dubitabilis, from dubito, to doubt.] Not to be doubted; ...
29401 indubitableness INDU'BITABLENESS, n. State of being indubitable.
29402 indubitably INDU'BITABLY, adv. Undoubtedly; unquestionably; in a manner to remove all doubt.
29403 indubitate INDU'BITATE, a. [L. indubitatus.]Not questioned; evident; certain. [Not used.]
29404 induce INDU'CE, v.t. [L. induco; in and duco, to lead.]1. To lead, as by persuasion or argument; to ...
29405 induced INDU'CED, pp. Persuaded by motives; influenced; produced; caused.
29406 inducement INDU'CEMENT, n. Motive; any thing that leads the mind to will or to act; any argument, reason or ...
29407 inducer INDU'CER, n. He or that which induces persuades or influences.
29408 inducible INDU'CIBLE, a. That may be induced; that may be offered by induction.1. That may be caused.
29409 inducing INDU'CING, ppr. Leading or moving by reason or arguments; persuading; producing; causing.
29410 induct INDUCT', v.t. [L. inductus, from induco; in and duco, to lead.]Literally, to being in or introduce. ...
29411 inducted INDUCT'ED, pp. Introduced into office with the usual formalities.
29412 inductile INDUCT'ILE, a. [in and ductile.] Not capable of being drawn into threads, as a metal. [See ...
29413 inductility INDUCTIL'ITY, n. The quality of being inductile.
29414 inducting INDUCT'ING, ppr. Introducing into office with the usual formalities.
29415 induction INDUC'TION, n. [L. inductio. See Induct.]1. Literally, a bringing in; introduction; entrance. ...
29416 inductive INDUCT'IVE, a. Leading or drawing; with to. A brutish vice, Inductive mainly to the sin of Eve.1. ...
29417 inductively INDUCT'IVELY, adv. By induction or inference.
29418 inductor INDUCT'OR, n. The person who inducts another into an office or benefice.
29419 indue INDUE, v.t. indu'. [L. induo. This word coincides nearly in signification with endow, that is, to ...
29420 indued INDU'ED, pp. Clothed; invested.
29421 induement INDUEMENT, n. indu'ment. A putting on; endowment.
29422 induing INDU'ING, ppr. Investing; putting on.
29423 indulge INDULGE, v.t. indulj'. [L. indulgeo; tolero.]1. To permit to be or to continue; to suffer; not to ...
29424 indulged INDUL'GED, pp. Permitted to be and to operate without check or control; as love of pleasure ...
29425 indulgence INDUL'GENCE
29426 indulgency INDUL'GENCY, n. Free permission to the appetites,humor, desires, passions or will to act or ...
29427 indulgent INDUL'GENT, a. Yielding to the wishes, desires,humor or appetites of those under one's care; ...
29428 indulgential INDULGEN'TIAL, a. Relating to the indulgencies of the Romish church. [Not well authorized.]
29429 indulgently INDUL'GENTLY, adv. With unrestrained enjoyment.1. Mildly; favorably; not severely.
29430 indulger INDUL'GER, n. One who indulges.
29431 indulging INDUL'GING, ppr. Permitting to enjoy or to practice; gratifying.
29432 indult INDULT'
29433 indulto INDULT'O, n. [L. indultus, indulged.]1. In the church of Rome, the power of presenting to ...
29434 indurate IN'DURATE, v.i. [L. induro; in and duro, to harden.]To grow hard; to harden or become hard. Clay ...
29435 indurated IN'DURATED, pp. Hardened; made obdurate.
29436 indurating IN'DURATING, ppr. Hardening; rendering insensible.
29437 induration INDURA'TION, n. The act of hardening, or process of growing hard.1. Hardness of heart; obduracy.
29438 industrious INDUS'TRIOUS, a. [L. industrius, from industria.]1. Diligent in business or study; constantly, ...
29439 industriously INDUS'TRIOUSLY, adv. With habitual diligence; with steady application of the powers of body or of ...
29440 industry IN'DUSTRY, n. [L. industria.] Habitual diligence in any employment, either bodily or mental; ...
29441 indweller INDWELL'ER, n. An inhabitant.
29442 indwelling INDWELL'ING, a. [in and dwelling.] Dwelling within; remaining in the heart, even after it is ...
29443 inebriant INE'BRIANT, a. [See Inebriate.] Intoxicating.INE'BRIANT, n. Any thing that intoxicates, as ...
29444 inebriate INE'BRIATE, v.t. [L. inebrio, inebriatus; in and ebrio, to intoxicate; ebrius, soaked, drenched, ...
29445 inebriated INE'BRIATED, pp. Intoxicated.
29446 inebriating INE'BRIATING, ppr. Making drunk; intoxicating.
29447 inebriation INEBRIA'TION, n. Drunkenness; intoxication.
29448 inebriety INEBRI'ETY, n. Drunkenness; intoxication.
29449 inedited INED'ITED, a. [in and edited.] Unpublished.
29450 ineffable INEF'FABLE, a. [L. ineffabilis; in and effabilis, from effor, to speak.] Unspeakable; unutterable; ...
29451 ineffableness INEF'FABLENESS, n. Unspeakableness; quality of being unutterable.
29452 ineffably INEF'FABLY, adv. Unspeakably; in a manner not to be expressed in words.
29453 ineffective INEFFECT'IVE, a. [in and effective.] Not effective; not producing any effect, or the effect ...
29454 ineffectual INEFFECT'UAL, a. [in and effectual.] Not producing its proper effect, or not able to produce its ...
29455 ineffectually INEFFECT'UALLY, adv. Without effect; in vain.
29456 ineffectualness INEFFECT'UALNESS, n. Want of effect, or of power to produce it; inefficacy. James speaks of the ...
29457 ineffervescence INEFFERVES'CENCE, n. [in and effervescence.] Want of effervescence; a state of not effervescing.
29458 ineffervescent INEFFERVES'CENT, a. Not effervescing, or not susceptible of effervescence.
29459 ineffervescibility INEFFERVESCIBIL'ITY, n. The quality of not effervescing, or not being susceptible of ...
29460 ineffervescible INEFFERVES'CIBLE, a. Not capable of effervescence.
29461 inefficacious INEFFICA'CIOUS, a. [L. inefficax; in and efficax, efficio, to effect; ex and facio, to make.]Not ...
29462 inefficaciously INEFFICA'CIOUSLY, adv. Without efficacy or effect.
29463 inefficaciousness INEFFICA'CIOUSNESS, n. Want of power to produce the effect, or want of effect.
29464 inefficacy INEF'FICACY, n. [in and efficacy, L. efficacia.]1. Want of power to produce the desired or proper ...
29465 inefficiency INEFFI'CIENCY, n. [in and efficiency.] Want of power or exertion of power to produce the effect; ...
29466 inefficient INEFFI'CIENT, a. [in and efficient.] Not efficient; not producing the effect; inefficacious.1. ...
29467 inefficiently INEFFI'CIENTLY, adv. Ineffectually; without effect.
29468 inelaborate INELAB'ORATE, a. Not elaborate; not wrought with care.
29469 inelastic INELAS'TIC, a. [in and elastic.]Not elastic; wanting elasticity; unelastic.
29470 inelasticity INELASTIC'ITY, n. The absence of elasticity; the want of elastic power.
29471 inelegance INEL'EGANCE
29472 inelegancy INEL'EGANCY, n. [See Inelegant.] Want of elegance; want of beauty or polish in language, ...
29473 inelegant INEL'EGANT, a. [L. inelegans; in and elegans, from the root of eligo, to choose.] Not elegant; ...
29474 inelegantly INEL'EGANTLY, adv. In an inelegant or unbecoming manner; coarsely; roughly.
29475 ineligibility INELIGIBIL'ITY, n. [from ineligible.] Incapacity of being elected to an office.1. State or ...
29476 ineligible INEL'IGIBLE, a. [in and eligible.] Not capable of being elected to an office.1. Not worthy to be ...
29477 ineloquent INEL'OQUENT, a. [in and eloquent.] Not eloquent; not speaking with fluency, propriety, grace and ...
29478 ineloquently INEL'OQUENTLY, adv. Without eloquence.
29479 ineluctable INELUCT'ABLE, a. [L. ineluctabilis.] Not to be resisted by struggling; not to be overcome. [Not ...
29480 ineludible INELU'DIBLE, a. [in and eludible.] That cannot be eluded or defeated.
29481 inenarrable INENAR'RABLE, a. [L. inenarrabilis.] That cannot be narrated or told.
29482 inept INEPT', a. [L. ineptus; in and aptus, fit, apt.]1. Not apt or fit; unfit; unsuitable.2. Improper; ...
29483 ineptitude INEPT'ITUDE, n. Unfitness; inaptitude; unsuitableness; as an ineptitude to motion.
29484 ineptly INEPT'LY, adv. Unfitly; unsuitably; foolishly.
29485 ineptness INEPT'NESS, n. Unfitness.
29486 inequal INE'QUAL, a. [in and equal.] Unequal; uneven; various.
29487 inequality INEQUAL'ITY, n. [L. inoequalitas; in and oequalis, equal.]1. Difference or want of equality in ...
29488 inequidistant INEQUIDIS'TANT, a. Not being equally distant.
29489 inequilateral INEQUILAT'ERAL, a. Having unequal sides.
29490 inequitable INEQ'UITABLE, a. [in and equitable.] Not equitable; not just.
29491 inequivalve INE'QUIVALVE
29492 inequivalvular INEQUIVAL'VULAR, a. Having unequal valves.
29493 inerm INERM'
29494 inermous INERM'OUS, a. [L. inermis; in and arma, arms.]Unarmed; destitute of prickles or thorns, as a leaf; ...
29495 inerrability INERRABIL'ITY, n. [from inerrable.] Exemption from error or from the possibility of erring; ...
29496 inerrable INER'RABLE, a. [in and err.] That cannot err; exempt from error or mistake; infallible.
29497 inerrableness INER'RABLENESS, n. Exemption from error; inerrability.
29498 inerrably INER'RABLY, adv. With security from error; infallibly.
29499 inerratic INERRAT'IC, a. [in and erratic.] Not erratic or wandering; fixed.
29500 inerringly INER'RINGLY, adv. Without error, mistake or deviation.
29501 inert INERT', a. [L. iners; in and ars, art. The English sense is drawn not from art, but from the ...
29502 inertion INER'TION, n. Want of activity; want of action or exertion. These vicissitudes of exertion and ...
29503 inertitude INERT'ITUDE, n. The state of being inert, or a tendency to remain quiescent till impelled by ...
29504 inertly INERT'LY, adv. Without activity; sluggishly.
29505 inertness INERT'NESS, n. The state or quality of being inert, or destitute of the power to move per se; that ...
29506 inescate INES'CATE, v.t. [L. inesco.] To bait; to lay a bait for.
29507 inescation INESCA'TION, n. The act of baiting.
29508 inestimable INES'TIMABLE, a. [L. inoestimabilis. See Estimate.]1. That cannot be estimated or computed; as an ...
29509 inestimably INES'TIMABLY, adv. In a manner not to be estimated or rated.
29510 inevidence INEV'IDENCE, n. Want of evidence; obscurity.
29511 inevident INEV'IDENT, a. [in and evident.]Not evident; not clear or obvious; obscure.
29512 inevitability INEVITABIL'ITY, n. [from inevitable.]to be avoided; certainty to happen.
29513 inevitable INEV'ITABLE, a. [L. inevitabilis; in and evitabilis, from evito, to shun.] Not to be avoided; that ...
29514 inevitableness INEV'ITABLENESS, n. The state of being unavoidable.
29515 inevitably INEV'ITABLY, adv. Without possibility of escape or evasion; unavoidably; certainly. How inevitably ...
29516 inexact INEXACT', a. [in and exact.] Not exact; not precisely correct or true.
29517 inexactness INEXACT'NESS, n. Incorrectness; want of precision.
29518 inexcitable INEXCI'TABLE, a. [in and excitable.] Not susceptible of excitement; dull; lifeless; torpid.
29519 inexcusable INEXCU'SABLE, a. s as z. [L. inexcusabilis; in and excusabilis, excuso. See Excuse.] Not to be ...
29520 inexcusableness INEXCU'SABLENESS, n. The quality of not admitting of excuse or justification; enormity beyond ...
29521 inexcusably INEXCU'SABLY, adv. With a degree of guilt or folly beyond excuse or justification.
29522 inexecution INEXECU'TION, n. Neglect of execution; non-performance; as the inexecution of a treaty.
29523 inexertion INEXER'TION, n. [in and exertion.] Want of exertion; want of effort; defect of action.
29524 inexhalable INEXHA'LABLE, a. [in and exhalable, L. exhalo.]Not to be exhaled or evaporated; not evaporable.
29525 inexhausted INEXHAUST'ED, a. [in and exhausted.]1. Not exhausted; not emptied; unexhausted.2. Not spent; not ...
29526 inexhaustible INEXHAUST'IBLE, a. [in and exhaustible.]1. That cannot be exhausted or emptied; unfailing; as an ...
29527 inexhaustibleness INEXHAUST'IBLENESS, n. The state of being inexhaustible.
29528 inexhaustive INEXHAUST'IVE, a. Not to be exhausted.
29529 inexistence INEXIST'ENCE, n. [in and existence.]1. Want of being or existence.2. Inherence.
29530 inexistent INEXIST'ENT, a. [in and existent.] Not having being; not existing.1. Existing in something else.
29531 inexorability INEXORABIL'ITY, n. The quality of being inexorable or unyielding to entreaty.
29532 inexorable INEX'ORABLE, a. [L. inexorabilis; in and exorabilis, from exoro, to entreat; ex and oro, to ...
29533 inexorably INEX'ORABLY, adv. So as to be immovable by intreaty.
29534 inexpectation INEXPECTA'TION, n. State of having no expectation.
29535 inexpected INEXPECT'ED, a. Not expected. [Not in use.]
29536 inexpedience INEXPE'DIENCE
29537 inexpediency INEXPE'DIENCY, n. [in and expedience.] Want of fitness; impropriety; unsuitableness to the ...
29538 inexpedient INEXPE'DIENT, a. [in and expedient.] Not expedient; not tending to promote a purpose; not tending ...
29539 inexperience INEXPE'RIENCE, n. [in and experience.] Want of experience or experimental knowledge; as the ...
29540 inexperienced INEXPE'RIENCED, a. Not having experience; unskilled.
29541 inexpert INEXPERT', a. [in and expert.] Not expert; not skilled; destitute of knowledge or dexterity ...
29542 inexpiably INEX'PIABLY, adv. To a degree that admits of no atonement.
29543 inexpialbe INEX'PIALBE, a. [L. inexpiabilis. See Expiate.]1. That admits of no atonement or satisfaction; as ...
29544 inexplainable INEXPLA'INABLE, a. That cannot be explained; inexplicable. [The latter word is generally used.]
29545 inexpleably INEXPLE'ABLY, adv. Insatiably. [Not used.]
29546 inexplicable INEX'PLICABLE, a. [L. inexplicabilis; in and explico, to unfold.]That cannot be explained or ...
29547 inexplicably INEX'PLICABLY, adv. In a manner not to be explained.
29548 inexplorable INEXPLO'RABLE, a. [in and explorable, from explore.]That cannot be explored, searched or ...
29549 inexposure INEXPO'SURE, n. [in and exposure.]A state of not being exposed.
29550 inexpressible INEXPRESS'IBLE, a. [in and expressible, from express.]Not to be expressed in words; not to be ...
29551 inexpressibly INEXPRESS'IBLY, adv. In a manner or degree not to be told or expressed in words; unspeakably; ...
29552 inexpressive INEXPRESS'IVE, a. Not tending to express; not expressing; inexpressible.
29553 inexpugnable INEXPUG'NABLE, a. [L. inexpugnabilis; in and expugno; ex and pugno, to fight.] Not to be subdued ...
29554 inexsuperable INEXSU'PERABLE, a. [L. inexsuperabilis.]Not to be passed over or surmounted.
29555 inextended INEXTEND'ED, a. Having no extension.
29556 inextension INEXTEN'SION, n. [in and extension.] Want of extension; unextended state.
29557 inexterminable INEXTERM'INABLE, a. [in and exterminable.] That cannot be exterminated.
29558 inextinct INEXTINCT', a. Not quenched; not extinct.
29559 inextinguishable INEXTIN'GUISHABLE, a. [in and extinguishable.] That cannot be extinguished; unquenchable; as ...
29560 inextirpable INEXTIR'PABLE, a. That cannot be extirpated.
29561 inextricable INEX'TRICABLE, a. [L. inextricabilis. See Extricate.]1. Not to be disentangled; not to be freed ...
29562 inextricableness INEX'TRICABLENESS, n. The state of being inextricable.
29563 inextricably INEX'TRICABLY, adv. To a degree of perplexity not to be disentangled.
29564 ineye INEYE, v.t. To inoculate; as a tree or a bud.
29565 infabricated INFAB'RICATED, a. Unfabricated; unwrought. [Not used.]
29566 infallibility INFALLIBIL'ITY
29567 infallible INFAL'LIBLE, a. [L. fallo.]1. Not fallible; not capable of erring; entirely exempt from liability ...
29568 infallibleness INFAL'LIBLENESS, n. [from infallible.] The quality of being incapable of error or mistake; entire ...
29569 infallibly INFAL'LIBLY, adv. Without a possibility of erring or mistaking.1. Certainly; without a ...
29570 infame INFA'ME, v.t. To defame. [Not used.]
29571 infamous IN'FAMOUS, a. [L. infamis; infamo, to defame; in and fama, fame.]1. Of ill report, emphatically; ...
29572 infamously IN'FAMOUSLY, adv. In a manner or degree to render infamous; scandalously; disgracefully; ...
29573 infamousness IN'FAMOUSNESS
29574 infamy IN'FAMY, n. [L. infamia; in and fama, report.]1. Total loss of reputation; public disgrace. Avoid ...
29575 infancy IN'FANCY, n. [L. infantia. See Infant.]1. The first part of life, beginning at the birth. In ...
29576 infandous INFAND'OUS, a. [L. infandus.] Too odious to be expressed. [Not in use.]
29577 infangthef INFANG'THEF, n. In English law, the privilege granted to lords to judge thieves taken on their ...
29578 infant IN'FANT, n. [L. infans; in and fans, speaking, fari, to speak.]1. A child in the first period of ...
29579 infanta INFANT'A, n. In Spain and Portugal, any princes of the royal blood, except the eldest daughter when ...
29580 infante INFANT'E, n. In Spain and Portugal, any son of the king, except the eldest or heir apparent.
29581 infanticide INFANT'ICIDE, n. [Low L. infanticidium; infans, an infant, and coedo, to kill.]1. The intentional ...
29582 infantile IN'FANTILE, a. [L. infantilis.] Pertaining to infancy, or to an infant; pertaining to the first ...
29583 infantine IN'FANTINE, a. Pertaining to infants or to young children.
29584 infantlike IN'FANTLIKE, a. Like an infant.
29585 infantly IN'FANTLY, a. Like a child's.
29586 infantry IN'FANTRY, n. In military affairs,the soldiers or troops that serve on foot, as distinguished from ...
29587 infarce INF`ARCE, v.t. infars. To stuff. [Not in use.]
29588 infarction INFARC'TION, n. [L. infarcio, infercio, to stuff; in and farcio.]The act of stuffing or filling; ...
29589 infashionable INFASH'IONABLE, a. Unfashionable. [Not used.]
29590 infatigable INFAT'IGABLE, a. Indefatigable.
29591 infatuate INFAT'UATE, v.t. [L. infatuo; in and fatuus, foolish.]1. To make foolish; to affect with folly; to ...
29592 infatuated INFAT'UATED, pp. Affected with folly.
29593 infatuating INFAT'UATING, ppr. Affecting with folly.
29594 infatuation INFATUA'TION, n. The act of affecting with folly.1. A state of mind in which the intellectual ...
29595 infausting INFAUST'ING, n. [L. infaustus.] The act of making unlucky.
29596 infeasibility INFEASIBIL'ITY
29597 infeasible INFE'ASIBLE, a. s as z. [in and feasible, L. facio.]Not to be done; that cannot be accomplished; ...
29598 infeasibleness INFE'ASIBLENESS, n. s as z. [from infeasible.]Impracticability; the quality of not being capable of ...
29599 infect INFECT', v.t. [L. inficio,infectus; in and facio.]1. To taint with disease; to infuse into a ...
29600 infected INFECT'ED, pp. Tainted with noxious matter; corrupted by poisonous exhalations; corrupted by bad ...
29601 infecter INFECT'ER, n. He or that which infects.
29602 infecting INFECT'ING, ppr. Tainting; corrupting.
29603 infection INFEC'TION, n. [L. inficio.] The act of infecting, or the act by which poisonous matter, morbid ...
29604 infectious INFEC'TIOUS, a. Having qualities that may taint, or communicate disease to; as an infectious fever; ...
29605 infectiously INFEC'TIOUSLY, adv. By infection.
29606 infectiousness INFEC'TIOUSNESS, n. The quality of being infectious, or capable of communicating disease or taint ...
29607 infective INFECT'IVE, a. Having the quality of communicating disease or taint from one to another.
29608 infecund INFE'CUND, a. [L. infoecundus; in and foecundus, prolific.]Unfruitful; not producing young; barren.
29609 infecundity INFECUND'ITY, n. [L. infoecunditas.] Unfruitfulness; barrenness.
29610 infelicity INFELIC'ITY, n. [L. infelicitas. See Felicity.]Unhappiness; misfortune.1. Unfortunate state; ...
29611 infeoff INFEOFF. [See Enfeoff.]
29612 infer INFER', v.t. [L. infero; in and fero, to bear or produce.]1. Literally, to bring on; to induce. ...
29613 inferable INFER'ABLE, a. That may be inferred or deduced from premises.
29614 inference IN'FERENCE, n. A truth or proposition drawn from another which is admitted or supposed to be true; ...
29615 inferior INFE'RIOR, a. [L. comp. from inferus, low.]1. Lower in place.2. Lower in station, age, or rank in ...
29616 inferiority INFERIOR'ITY, n. A lower state of dignity, age, value or quality. We speak of the inferiority of ...
29617 infernal INFERN'AL, a. [L. infernus.]1. Properly, pertaining to the lower regions, or regions of the dead, ...
29618 infertile INFER'TILE, a. [L. infertilis; in and fertilis.]Not fertile; not fruitful or productive; barren; as ...
29619 infertility INFERTIL'ITY, n. Unfruitfulness; unproductiveness; barrenness; as the infertility of land.
29620 infest INFEST', v.t. [L. infesto.] To trouble greatly; to disturb; to annoy; to harass. In warm weather, ...
29621 infestation INFESTA'TION, n. The act of infesting; molestation.
29622 infested INFEST'ED, pp. Troubled; annoyed; harassed; plagued.
29623 infestered INFES'TERED, a. [in and fester.] Rankling; inveterate.
29624 infesting INFEST'ING, ppr. Annoying; harassing; disturbing.
29625 infestive INFEST'IVE, a. [in and festive.] Having no mirth.
29626 infestivity INFESTIV'ITY, n. [in and festivity.] Want of festivity, or of cheerfulness and mirth at ...
29627 infestuous INFEST'UOUS, a. [L. infestus.] Mischievous. [Not used.]
29628 infeudation INFEUDA'TION, n. [in and feudum, feud.]1. The act of putting one in possession of an estate in ...
29629 infidel IN'FIDEL, a. [L. infidelis; in and fidelis; faithful.]Unbelieving; disbelieving the inspiration of ...
29630 infidelity INFIDEL'ITY, n. [L. infidelitas.]1. In general, want of faith or belief; a withholding of ...
29631 infiltrate INFIL'TRATE, v.i. To enter by penetrating the pores or interstices of a substance.
29632 infiltrating INFIL'TRATING, ppr. Penetrating by the pores or interstices.
29633 infiltration INFILTRA'TION, n. The act or process of entering the pores or cavities of a body.1. The substance ...
29634 infinite IN'FINITE, a. [L. infinitus; in and finitus, terminated.]1. Without limits; unbounded; boundless; ...
29635 infinitely IN'FINITELY, adv. Without bounds or limits.1. Immensely; greatly; to a great extent or degree; ...
29636 infiniteness IN'FINITENESS, n. Boundless extent of time, space or qualities; infinity.1. Immensity; greatness.
29637 infinitesimal INFINITES'IMAL, a. Indefinitely small.INFINITES'IMAL, n. An indefinitely small quantity.
29638 infinitive INFIN'ITIVE, a. [L. infinitivus.]In grammar, the infinitive mode expresses the action of the verb, ...
29639 infinitude INFIN'ITUDE, n. Infinity; infiniteness; the quality or state of being without limits; infinite ...
29640 infinity INFIN'ITY, n. [L. infinitas.]1. Unlimited extent of time, space or quantity; boundlessness. We ...
29641 infirm INFIRM, a. inferm'. [L. infirmus; in and firmus.]1. Not firm or sound; weak; feeble; as an infirm ...
29642 infirmary INFIRMARY, n. inferm'ary. A hospital or place where the sick are lodged and nursed.
29643 infirmity INFIRMITY, n. inferm'ity. [L. infirmitas.]1. An unsound or unhealthy state of the body; weakness; ...
29644 infirmness INFIRMNESS, n. inferm'ness. Weakness; feebleness; unsoundness.
29645 infix INFIX', v.t. [L. infixus, infigo; in and figo, to fix.]1. To fix by piercing or thrusting in; as, ...
29646 infixed INFIX'ED, pp. Thrust in; set in; inserted; deeply implanted.
29647 infixing INFIX'ING, ppr. Thrusting in; setting in; implanting.
29648 inflame INFLA'ME, v.t. [L. inflammo; in and flamma, flame.]1. To set on fire; to kindle; to cause to burn; ...
29649 inflamed INFLA'MED, pp. Set on fire; enkindled; heated; provoked; exasperated.
29650 inflamer INFLA'MER, n. The person or thing that inflames.
29651 inflaming INFLA'MING, ppr. Kindling; heating; provoking; exasperating.
29652 inflammability INFLAMMABIL'ITY, n. Susceptibility of taking fire.
29653 inflammable INFLAM'MABLE, a. That may be set on fire; easily enkindled; susceptible of combustion; as ...
29654 inflammableness INFLAM'MABLENESS, n. The quality of being susceptible of flame, or capable of taking fire; ...
29655 inflammation INFLAMMA'TION, n. [L. inflammatio.]1. The act of setting on fire or inflaming.2. The state of ...
29656 inflammatory INFLAM'MATORY, a