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ex |eks| — a man who was formerly a certain woman's husband
ex-libris |ˌeks ˈlɪbrɪs| — A bookplate which identifies the owner of the book into which it is pasted
ex-serviceman |ˌeks ˈsɜːrvɪsmən| — a person who has served in the armed forces
ex-servicemen |ˌeksˈsɜːvɪsmən| — plural form of ex-serviceman
exacerbate |ɪɡˈzæsərbeɪt| — make worse
exacerbated |ɪɡˈzæsərˌbeɪtəd| — simple past tense and past participle of exacerbate
exacerbation |ɪɡˌzæsərˈbeɪʃən| — action that makes a problem or a disease (or its symptoms) worse
exact |ɪɡˈzækt| — claim as due or just
exacting |ɪɡˈzæktɪŋ| — severe and unremitting in making demands
exaction |ɪɡˈzækʃn| — act of demanding or levying by force or authority
exactitude |ɪɡˈzæktəˌtuːd| — the quality of being exact
exactly |ɪɡˈzæktlɪ| — indicating exactness or preciseness
exactness |ɪɡˈzæktnəs| — the quality of being exact
exactor |ɪɡˈzæktə| — A person who makes illegal or unreasonable demands; an extortioner.
exaggerate |ɪɡˈzædʒəreɪt| — to enlarge beyond bounds or the truth
exaggerated |ɪɡˈzædʒəˌretəd| — represented as greater than is true or reasonable
exaggeratedly |ɪɡˈzædʒəreɪtɪdlɪ| — in an exaggerated manner
exaggeration |ɪɡˌzædʒəˈreɪʃn| — extravagant exaggeration
exaggerative |ɪɡˈzædʒʌˌreɪtɪv| — Marked by exaggeration.
exalt |ɪɡˈzɔːlt| — praise, glorify, or honor
exaltation |ˌeɡzɔːlˈteɪʃn| — a state of being carried away by overwhelming emotion
exalted |ɪɡˈzɔːltɪd| — of high moral or intellectual value; elevated in nature or style
exam |ɪɡˈzæm| — a set of questions or exercises evaluating skill or knowledge
examinant |ɪɡˈzamɪnənt| — (obsolete) One who examines; an examiner.
examination |ɪɡˌzæməˈneɪʃən| — the act of examining something closely (as for mistakes)
examinator — An examiner.
examine |ɪɡˈzæmɪn| — consider in detail and subject to an analysis in order to discover essential features or meaning
examined |ɪɡˈzæmənd| — simple past tense and past participle of examine
examinee |ɪɡˌzæmɪˈniː| — someone who is tested (as by an intelligence test or an academic examination)
examiner |ɪɡˈzæmɪnər| — someone who administers a test to determine your qualifications
examining |ɪɡˈzæmənɪŋ| — Present participle of examine.
example |ɪɡˈzæmpl| — an item of information that is typical of a class or group
exanimate |ekˈsanəmət| — deprived of life; no longer living
exanthema |ˌeɡzænˈθiːmə| — eruption on the skin occurring as a symptom of a disease
exarch |ˈeksɑːrk| — a bishop in one of several Eastern Orthodox Churches in North America
exarchate |ˈeksɑːrkeɪt| — a diocese of the Eastern Orthodox Church
exasperate |ɪɡˈzæspəreɪt| — exasperate or irritate
exasperating |ɪɡˈzæspəreɪtɪŋ| — extremely annoying or displeasing
exasperation |ɪɡˌzæspəˈreɪʃn| — an exasperated feeling of annoyance
excavate |ˈekskəveɪt| — recover through digging
excavated |ˈekskəˌvetəd| — simple past tense and past participle of excavate
excavating |ˈekskəˌvetɪŋ| — Present participle of excavate.
excavation |ˌekskəˈveɪʃn| — the act of digging
excavations |ˌekskəˈveɪʃənz| — plural form of excavation
excavator |ˈekskəveɪtər| — a workman who excavates for foundations of buildings or for quarrying
exceed |ɪkˈsiːd| — be greater in scope or size than some standard
exceeding |ɪkˈsiːdɪŋ| — far beyond what is usual in magnitude or degree
exceedingly |ɪkˈsiːdɪŋlɪ| — to an extreme degree
excel |ɪkˈsel| — distinguish oneself
excellence |ˈeksələns| — the quality of excelling; possessing good qualities in high degree
excellency |ˈeksələnsɪ| — a title used to address dignitaries (such as ambassadors or governors); usually preceded by `Your' or `His' or `Her'
excellent |ˈeksələnt| — very good; of the highest quality
excelsior |ɪkˈselsɪər| — thin curly wood shavings used for packing or stuffing
except |ɪkˈsept| — take exception to
excepting |ˌekˈseptɪŋ| — Present participle of except.
exception |ɪkˈsepʃn| — a deliberate act of omission
exceptionable |ɪkˈsepʃnəbəl| — liable to objection or debate; used of something one might take exception to
exceptional |ɪkˈsepʃənl| — far beyond what is usual in magnitude or degree
exceptionalism — the state of being special, exceptional or unique
exceptionality — (uncountable) The quality of being exceptional.
exceptionally |ɪkˈsepʃənəlɪ| — to an exceptional degree
exceptive |ɪkˈseptɪv| — exceptional, having an exception
excerpt |ˈeksɜːrpt| — a passage selected from a larger work
excerption |ekˈsɜːpʃən| — a passage selected from a larger work
excess |ɪkˈses| — a quantity much larger than is needed
excesses |ˌekˈsesəz| — plural form of excess
excessive |ɪkˈsesɪv| — beyond normal limits
excessively |ɪkˈsesɪvlɪ| — to a degree exceeding normal or proper limits
exchange |ɪksˈtʃeɪndʒ| — chemical process in which one atom or ion or group changes places with another
exchangeable |ɪksˈtʃeɪndʒəbəl| — capable of replacing or changing places with something else; permitting mutual substitution without loss of function or suitability
exchanger |ɪksˈtʃeɪndʒər| — one whose business is to exchange the money of one country for that of another country
exchequer |ɪksˈtʃekər| — the funds of a government or institution or individual
excisable |ɪkˈsaɪzəbəl| — Liable or subject to excise.
excise |ˈeksaɪz| — a tax that is measured by the amount of business done (not on property or income from real estate)
exciseman |ˈeksaɪsmən| — someone who collects taxes for the government
excision |ɪkˈsɪʒn| — the omission that is made when an editorial change shortens a written passage
excitability |ɪkˌsaɪtəˈbɪlɪtɪ| — excessive sensitivity of an organ or body part
excitable |ɪkˈsaɪtəbl| — capable of responding to stimuli
excitant |ɪkˈsaɪtnt| — a drug that temporarily quickens some vital process
excitation |ˌeksaɪˈteɪʃən| — the state of being emotionally aroused and worked up
excitative |ɪkˈsaɪtətɪv| — (of drugs e.g.) able to excite or stimulate
excitatory |ɪkˈsaɪtətɔːriː| — (of drugs e.g.) able to excite or stimulate
excite |ɪkˈsaɪt| — arouse or elicit a feeling
excited |ɪkˈsaɪtɪd| — (of persons) excessively affected by emotion
excitedly |ɪkˈsaɪtɪdlɪ| — with excitement; in an excited manner
excitement |ɪkˈsaɪtmənt| — the feeling of lively and cheerful joy
exciter |ɪkˈsaɪtər| — A person who excites
exciting |ɪkˈsaɪtɪŋ| — stimulating interest and discussion
exciton |ˈeksɪtɒn| — (physics) A bound state of an electron and an electron hole in an insulator or semiconductor
exclaim |ɪkˈskleɪm| — utter aloud; often with surprise, horror, or joy
exclamation |ˌekskləˈmeɪʃn| — an abrupt excited utterance
exclamatory |ɪkˈsklæmətɔːrɪ| — sudden and strong
exclude |ɪkˈskluːd| — prevent from being included or considered or accepted
excluded |ɪkˈskluːdəd| — simple past tense and past participle of exclude
excluding |ɪkˈskluːdɪŋ| — Present participle of exclude.
exclusion |ɪkˈskluːʒn| — the state of being excluded
exclusionary |ɪkˈskluːʒənrɪ| — Acting to exclude something
exclusive |ɪkˈskluːsɪv| — a news report that is reported first by one news organization
exclusively |ɪkˈskluːsɪvlɪ| — without any others being included or involved
exclusiveness |ɪkˈskluːsɪv| — tendency to associate with only a select group
exclusivity |ˌekskluːˈsɪvətɪ| — The state of being exclusive
excogitate |eksˈkɒdʒɪteɪt| — come up with (an idea, plan, explanation, theory, or principle) after a mental effort
excogitation |ˌeksˌkɒdʒɪˈteɪʃən| — thinking something out with care in order to achieve complete understanding of it
excommunicate |ˌekskəˈmjuːnɪkeɪt| — exclude from a church or a religious community
excommunicated |ˌekskəˈmjuːnəˌketəd| — simple past tense and past participle of excommunicate
excommunication |ˌekskəˌmjuːnɪˈkeɪʃn| — the state of being excommunicated
excoriate |ˌeksˈkɔːrɪeɪt| — express strong disapproval of
excoriation |ekˈskɔːrɪˌeʃən| — an abraded area where the skin is torn or worn off
excorticate |eksˈkɔːrtəˌkeɪt| — (obsolete) To strip of bark or skin.
excrement |ˈekskrɪmənt| — waste matter (as urine or sweat but especially feces) discharged from the body
excrescence |ɪkˈskresns| — something that bulges out or is protuberant or projects from its surroundings
excrescent |ˌɪkˈskres(ə)nt| — forming an outgrowth (usually an excessive outgrowth)
excreta |ɪkˈskriːtə| — waste matter (as urine or sweat but especially feces) discharged from the body
excrete |ɪkˈskriːt| — eliminate from the body
excretion |ɪkˈskriːʃn| — the bodily process of discharging waste matter
excretive |eksˈkriːtɪv| — Having the power of excreting, or promoting excretion.
excretory |ˈekskrətɔːrɪ| — of or relating to the process of excretion
excruciate |ɪkˈskruːʃiːˌeɪt| — torment emotionally or mentally
excruciating |ɪkˈskruːʃɪeɪtɪŋ| — extremely painful
excruciation |ɪkˌskruːʃiːˈeɪʃən| — a state of acute pain
exculpable — Capable of being exculpated; deserving exculpation.
exculpate |ˈekskʌlpeɪt| — pronounce not guilty of criminal charges
exculpation |ˌekskʌlˈpeɪʃən| — a defense of some offensive behavior or some failure to keep a promise etc.
exculpatory |ˌekˈskəlpəˌtɔːrɪ| — clearing of guilt or blame
excurrent |ekˈskərənt| — (botany) Of a vein or costa, extending beyond the tip or the margin of a leaf.
excursion |ɪkˈskɜːrʒn| — a journey taken for pleasure
excursionist |ɪkˈskɜːʃənɪst| — a tourist who is visiting sights of interest
excursive |ɪkˈskərsɪv| — (of e.g. speech and writing) tending to depart from the main point or cover a wide range of subjects
excursus |ekˈskərsəs| — a message that departs from the main subject
excusable |ɪkˈskjuːzəbl| — easily excused or forgiven
excusal |eksˈkjuːz(ə)l| — The act of excusing or of being excused
excusatory |ɪkˈskjuːzəˌtɔːriː| — offering or expressing apology
excuse |ɪkˈskjuːs| — a defense of some offensive behavior or some failure to keep a promise etc.
excused |ɪkˈskjuːzd| — granted exemption
exeat |ˈeksɪæt| — A license or permit for absence from a college or a religious house (such as a monastery)
exec |ɪɡˈzek| — the chief executive department of the United States government
execrable |ˈeksɪkrəbl| — of very poor quality or condition
execrate |ˈeksɪkreɪt| — find repugnant
execration |ˌeksɪˈkreɪʃən| — hate coupled with disgust
executable |ɪɡˈzekjətəbl| — capable of being done with means at hand and circumstances as they are
executant |ɪɡˈzekjʊt(ə)nt| — a performer (usually of musical works)
execute |ˈeksɪkjuːt| — kill as a means of socially sanctioned punishment
executed |ˈeksəˌkjuːtəd| — put to death as punishment
execution |ˌeksɪˈkjuːʃn| — putting a condemned person to death
executioner |ˌeksɪˈkjuːʃənər| — an official who inflicts capital punishment in pursuit of a warrant
executive |ɪɡˈzekjətɪv| — a person responsible for the administration of a business
executor |ɪɡˈzekjətər| — a person appointed by a testator to carry out the terms of the will
executrix |ɪɡˈzekjʊtrɪks| — a woman executor
exegesis |ˌeksɪˈdʒiːsɪs| — an explanation or critical interpretation (especially of the Bible)
exegete |ˈeksɪˌdʒiːt| — a person skilled in exegesis (especially of religious texts)
exegetical — relating to exegesis
exegetics — The science of interpretation or exegesis.
exemplar |ɪɡˈzemplɑːr| — something to be imitated
exemplary |ɪɡˈzemplərɪ| — worthy of imitation
exemplification |ɪɡˌzemplɪfɪˈkeɪʃən| — showing by example
exemplify |ɪɡˈzemplɪfaɪ| — be characteristic of
exemplum |ɪɡˈzempləm| — An example.
exempt |ɪɡˈzempt| — grant relief or an exemption from a rule or requirement to
exemption |ɪɡˈzempʃn| — immunity from an obligation or duty
exequatur |ˌeksəˈkweɪtər| — An official authorization given by a government to a consul etc.
exequies |ˈeksɪkwɪz| — (obsolete) plural form of exequy
exequy |ˈeksɪkwɪ| — (obsolete, now only in plural) Funeral rites.
exercise |ˈeksərsaɪz| — the activity of exerting your muscles in various ways to keep fit
exerciser |ˈeksərˌsaɪzər| — sports equipment used in gymnastic exercises
exercises |ˈeksərˌsaɪzəz| — plural form of exercise
exercitation — 1901, John Gibson Lockhart, Memoirs of the Life of Sir Walter Scott, Volume I (of 10):
exergue |ɪɡˈzərɡ ˈeksərɡ ˈeɡzərɡ| — (numismatics) A space beneath the main design on a coin for the insertion of the date.
exert |ɪɡˈzɜːrt| — put to use
exertion |ɪɡˈzɜːrʃn| — use of physical or mental energy; hard work
exes |ˈeksəz| — plural form of ex
exeunt |ˈeksɪʌnt| — A stage direction for more than one actor to leave the stage.
exfoliate |eksˈfəʊlɪeɪt| — spread by opening the leaves of
exfoliation |eksˈfəʊlɪeɪʃən| — the peeling off in flakes or scales of bark or dead skin
exhalation |ˌekshəˈleɪʃn| — exhaled breath
exhale |eksˈheɪl| — expel air
exhaling |eksˈheɪlɪŋ| — Present participle of exhale.
exhaust |ɪɡˈzɔːst| — gases ejected from an engine as waste products
exhausted |ɪɡˈzɔːstɪd| — drained of energy or effectiveness; extremely tired; completely exhausted
exhauster |ɪɡˈzɔːstə| — one who exhausts or depletes
exhaustible |ɪɡˈzɔːstəbl| — capable of being used up; capable of being exhausted
exhausting |ɪɡˈzɔːstɪŋ| — having a debilitating effect
exhaustion |ɪɡˈzɔːstʃən| — extreme fatigue
exhaustive |ɪɡˈzɔːstɪv| — performed comprehensively and completely; not superficial or partial
exhibit |ɪɡˈzɪbɪt| — an object or statement produced before a court of law and referred to while giving evidence
exhibition |ˌeksɪˈbɪʃn| — the act of exhibiting
exhibitioner |ˌeksɪˈbɪʃnər| — someone who organizes an exhibit for others to see
exhibitionism |ˌeksɪˈbɪʃənɪzəm| — extravagant and conspicuous behavior intended to attract attention to yourself
exhibitionist |ˌeksɪˈbɪʃənɪst| — someone with a compulsive desire to expose the genitals
exhibitor |ɪɡˈzɪbɪtər| — someone who organizes an exhibit for others to see
exhilarant — Exciting joy, mirth, or pleasure.
exhilarate |ɪɡˈzɪləreɪt| — fill with sublime emotion
exhilarated |ɪɡˈzɪləˌretəd| — made joyful
exhilarating |ɪɡˈzɪləreɪtɪŋ| — making lively and cheerful
exhilaration |ɪɡˌzɪləˈreɪʃn| — the feeling of lively and cheerful joy
exhort |ɪɡˈzɔːrt| — spur on or encourage especially by cheers and shouts
exhortation |ˌeɡzɔːrˈteɪʃn| — a communication intended to urge or persuade the recipients to take some action
exhortative |ɪɡˈzɔːrtətɪv| — giving strong encouragement
exhortatory — giving strong encouragement
exhumate — (obsolete) To exhume; to disinter.
exhumation |ˌekshjuːˈmeɪʃn| — the act of digging something up out of the ground (especially a corpse) where it has been buried
exhume |ɪɡˈzuːm| — dig up for reburial or for medical investigation; of dead bodies
exigence |ˈeksəjəns| — exigency
exigency |ˈeksɪdʒənsɪ| — a pressing or urgent situation
exigent |ˈekzəjənt| — demanding attention
exigible |ˈeksəjəb(ə)l| — That may be exacted; demandable; requirable.
exiguity |ˌeksəˈɡjuːɪtiː| — the quality of being meager
exiguous |eɡˈzɪɡjʊəs| — extremely scanty
exile |ˈeksaɪl| — a person who is voluntarily absent from home or country
exiled |ˈeɡˌzaɪld| — simple past tense and past participle of exile
exility |eɡˈzɪlɪtɪ| — Thinness, smallness; a shrunken or meagre condition.
exinanition — An emptying; an enfeebling; exhaustion; humiliation.
exist |ɪɡˈzɪst| — have an existence, be extant
existence |ɪɡˈzɪstəns| — the state or fact of existing
existent |ɪɡˈzɪstənt| — having existence or being or actuality
existential |ˌeɡzɪˈstenʃəl| — derived from experience or the experience of existence
existentialism |ˌeɡzɪˈstenʃəlɪzəm| — (philosophy) a 20th-century philosophical movement chiefly in Europe; assumes that people are entirely free and thus responsible for what they make of themselves
existing |ɪɡˈzɪstɪŋ| — presently existing
exit |ˈeksɪt| — an opening that permits escape or release
exodus |ˈeksədəs| — a journey by a large group to escape from a hostile environment
exogamy |ekˈsɑːɡəmɪ| — marriage to a person belonging to a tribe or group other than your own as required by custom or law
exogenous |ekˈsɑːdʒənəs| — derived or originating externally
exonerate |ɪɡˈzɑːnəreɪt| — pronounce not guilty of criminal charges
exonerated |ɪɡˈzɑːnəˌretəd| — freed from any question of guilt
exonerating |ɪɡˈzɑːnəˌretɪŋ| — Present participle of exonerate.
exoneration |ɪɡˌzɑːnəˈreɪʃn| — the condition of being relieved from blame or obligation
exonerative |ɪɡˈzɒnərətɪv| — providing absolution
exorbitance |ɪɡˈzɔːrbɪtəns| — excessive excess
exorbitancy |ɪɡˈzɔːbɪtənsɪ| — Alternative form of exorbitance.
exorbitant |ɪɡˈzɔːrbɪtənt| — greatly exceeding bounds of reason or moderation
exorcise |ˈeksɔːrsaɪz| — expel through adjuration or prayers
exorciser — someone who practices exorcism
exorcism |ˈeksɔːrsɪzəm| — freeing from evil spirits
exorcist |ˈeksərsəst| — one of the minor orders in the unreformed Western Church but now suppressed in the Roman Catholic Church
exorcize |ˈeksɔːrsaɪz| — expel through adjuration or prayers
exordial |ekˈsɔːdjəl| — of or relating to an exordium, beginning or introduction
exordium |ɪɡˈzɔːrdiːəm| — (rhetoric) the introductory section of an oration or discourse
exoteric |ˌeksəˈterɪk| — suitable for the general public
exothermal |ˌeksəʊˈθɜːməl| — (of a chemical reaction or compound) occurring or formed with the liberation of heat
exothermic |ˌeksəʊˈθɜːrmɪk| — (of a chemical reaction or compound) occurring or formed with the liberation of heat
exotic |ɪɡˈzɑːtɪk| — being or from or characteristic of another place or part of the world
expand |ɪkˈspænd| — extend in one or more directions
expanded |ɪkˈspandəd| — increased in extent or size or bulk or scope
expanding |ɪkˈspændɪŋ| — Present participle of expand.
expanse |ɪkˈspæns| — a wide scope
expansibility |ɪksˌpænsəˈbɪlɪtɪ| — The condition of being expansible
expansible |ɪkˈspænsʌbəl| — able to expand or be expanded
expansion |ɪkˈspænʃn| — the act of increasing (something) in size or volume or quantity or scope
expansionism |ɪkˈspænʃənɪzəm| — the doctrine of expanding the territory or the economic influence of a country
expansionist |ɪkˈspænʃənɪst| — of or involving or guided by expansionism
expansive |ɪkˈspænsɪv| — of behavior that is impressive and ambitious in scale or scope
expansivity |ˌɪkspænˈsɪvɪtɪ| — the fractional change in length or area or volume per unit change in temperature at a given constant pressure
expat |ˌeksˈpat| — a person who is voluntarily absent from home or country
expatiate |ɪkˈspeɪʃɪeɪt| — add details, as to an account or idea; clarify the meaning of and discourse in a learned way, usually in writing
expatiation — a discussion (spoken or written) that enlarges on a topic or theme at length or in detail
expatriate |ˌeksˈpeɪtrɪət| — a person who is voluntarily absent from home or country
expatriation |ekˌspetrɪˈeɪʃən| — the act of expelling a person from their native land
expect |ɪkˈspekt| — regard something as probable or likely
expectance |ɪksˈpektəns| — Anticipation, hope.
expectancy |ɪkˈspektənsɪ| — an expectation
expectant |ɪkˈspektənt| — marked by eager anticipation
expectation |ˌekspekˈteɪʃn| — belief about (or mental picture of) the future
expectative — Of or pertaining to an expectation
expected |ɪkˈspektəd| — considered likely or probable to happen or arrive
expectorant |ɪkˈspektərənt| — a medicine promoting expectoration
expectorate |ɪkˈspektəreɪt| — clear out the chest and lungs
expectoration |ɪkˈspektəreɪʃən| — the process of coughing up and spitting out
expedience |ɪkˈspiːdɪəns| — the quality of being suited to the end in view
expediency |ɪkˈspiːdɪənsɪ| — the quality of being suited to the end in view
expedient |ɪkˈspiːdɪənt| — a means to an end; not necessarily a principled or ethical one
expedite |ˈekspədaɪt| — speed up the progress of; facilitate
expediter |ˈekspɪdaɪtə| — A person who expedites.
expedition |ˌekspəˈdɪʃn| — a military campaign designed to achieve a specific objective in a foreign country
expeditionary |ˌekspəˈdɪʃəˌnerɪ| — (used of military forces) designed for military operations abroad
expeditious |ˌekspəˈdɪʃəs| — marked by speed and efficiency
expeditor — Alternative spelling of expediter.
expel |ɪkˈspel| — force to leave or move out
expelled |ɪkˈspeld| — simple past tense and past participle of expel
expellee |ekspeˈliː| — One who is subject to expulsion.
expelling |ɪkˈspelɪŋ| — any of several bodily processes by which substances go out of the body
expend |ɪkˈspend| — use up, consume fully
expendable |ɪkˈspendəbl| — (used of funds) remaining after taxes
expendables |ɪksˈpendəblz| — plural form of expendable
expenditure |ɪkˈspendɪtʃər| — money paid out; an amount spent
expense |ɪkˈspens| — amounts paid for goods and services that may be currently tax deductible (as opposed to capital expenditures)
expenses |ɪkˈspensəz| — plural form of expense
expensive |ɪkˈspensɪv| — high in price or charging high prices
experience |ɪkˈspɪrɪəns| — the accumulation of knowledge or skill that results from direct participation in events or activities
experienced |ɪkˈspɪrɪənst| — having experience; having knowledge or skill from observation or participation
experiential |ɪkˌspɪrɪˈenʃl| — derived from experience or the experience of existence
experiment |ɪkˈsperɪmənt| — the act of conducting a controlled test or investigation
experimental |ɪkˌsperɪˈmentl| — relying on observation or experiment
experimentalism — an empirical doctrine that advocates experimental principles
experimentalist |ɪkˌsperəˈmentəˌlɪst| — One who performs experiments.
experimentalize |eksˌperɪˈmentəlaɪz| — To make experiments upon.
experimentally |ɪkˌsperɪˈmentəlɪ| — in an experimental fashion
experimentation |ɪkˌsperɪmenˈteɪʃn| — the testing of an idea
experimenter |ɪkˈsperɪməntər| — a research worker who conducts experiments
expert |ˈekspɜːrt| — a person with special knowledge or ability who performs skillfully
expertise |ˌekspɜːrˈtiːz| — skillfulness by virtue of possessing special knowledge
expertness |ˈekspɜːtnəs| — skillfulness by virtue of possessing special knowledge
expiate |ˈekspɪeɪt| — make amends for
expiation |ˌekspɪˈeɪʃn| — compensation for a wrong
expiatory |ˈekspiːətɔːriː| — having power to atone for or offered by way of expiation or propitiation
expiration |ˌekspəˈreɪʃn| — a coming to an end of a contract period
expiratory |ɪkˈspaɪrəˌtɔːrɪ| — of or relating to the breathing out phase of respiration
expire |ɪkˈspaɪər| — lose validity
expired |ɪkˈspaɪrd| — having come to an end or become void after passage of a period of time
expiring |ɪkˈspaɪrɪŋ| — Ending, terminating, dying.
expiry |ɪkˈspaɪərɪ| — a coming to an end of a contract period
explain |ɪkˈspleɪn| — make plain and comprehensible
explainable |ɪkˈspleɪnəbəl| — capable of being understood
explained |ɪkˈspleɪnd| — simple past tense and past participle of explain
explanation |ˌekspləˈneɪʃn| — a statement that makes something comprehensible by describing the relevant structure or operation or circumstances etc.
explanatory |ɪkˈsplænətɔːrɪ| — serving or intended to explain or make clear
expletive |ˈeksplətɪv| — profane or obscene expression usually of surprise or anger
explicable |ɪkˈsplɪkəbl| — capable of being explicated or accounted for
explicate |ˈeksplɪkeɪt| — make plain and comprehensible
explication |ˌeksplɪˈkeɪʃn| — the act of making clear or removing obscurity from the meaning of a word or symbol or expression etc.
explicative |ˈekspləkeɪtɪv| — Explanatory; serving to explain logically or in detail.
explicatory |ekspləkəˌtɔːriː| — Explanatory; serving to explain logically or in detail.
explicit |ɪkˈsplɪsɪt| — in accordance with fact or the primary meaning of a term
explicitly |ɪkˈsplɪsɪtlɪ| — in an explicit manner
explicitness |ɪkˈsplɪsɪtnəs| — clarity as a consequence of being explicit
explode |ɪkˈspləʊd| — cause to burst with a violent release of energy
exploded |ɪkˈspləʊdɪd| — showing the parts of something separated but in positions that show their correct relation to one another
exploder |ɪksˈpləʊdə| — Someone or something that explodes.
exploit |ɪkˈsplɔɪt| — a notable achievement
exploitable — Able to be exploited, especially commercially
exploitation |ˌeksplɔɪˈteɪʃn| — the act of making some area of land or water more profitable or productive or useful
exploitative |ɪkˈsplɔɪtətɪv| — tending to exploit or make use of
exploited |ˈekˈsplɔɪtəd| — (of persons) taken advantage of
exploiter |ɪkˈsplɔɪtər| — a person who uses something or someone selfishly or unethically
exploration |ˌekspləˈreɪʃn| — to travel for the purpose of discovery
explorative |ɪkˈsplɑːrətɪv| — serving in or intended for exploration or discovery
exploratory |ɪkˈsplɔːrətɔːrɪ| — serving in or intended for exploration or discovery
explore |ɪkˈsplɔːr| — inquire into
explorer |ɪkˈsplɔːrər| — someone who travels into little known regions (especially for some scientific purpose)
exploring |ɪkˈsplɔːrɪŋ| — The action of the verb explore.
explosion |ɪkˈspləʊʒn| — a violent release of energy caused by a chemical or nuclear reaction
explosive |ɪkˈspləʊsɪv| — a chemical substance that undergoes a rapid chemical change (with the production of gas) on being heated or struck
explosively |ɪkˈspləʊsɪvlɪ| — suddenly and rapidly
explosives |ɪkˈspləʊsɪvz| — plural form of explosive
exponent |ɪkˈspəʊnənt| — a person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea
exponential |ˌekspəˈnenʃl| — a function in which an independent variable appears as an exponent
exponentially |ˌekspəˈnenʃəlɪ| — in an exponential manner
export |ɪkˈspɔːrt| — commodities (goods or services) sold to a foreign country
exportation |ˌekspɔːrˈteɪʃən| — commodities (goods or services) sold to a foreign country
exporter |ekˈspɔːrtər| — a businessperson who transports goods abroad (for sale)
exporting |ɪkˈspɔːrtɪŋ| — the commercial activity of selling and shipping goods to a foreign country
expose |ɪkˈspəʊz| — the exposure of an impostor or a fraud
exposed |ɪkˈspəʊzd| — with no protection or shield
exposer — One who exposes.
exposition |ˌekspəˈzɪʃn| — a systematic interpretation or explanation (usually written) of a specific topic
expositive |ɪkˈspɑːzɪtɪv| — serving to expound or set forth
expositor |ɪkˈspɒzɪtə| — a person who explains
expository |ɪkˈspɑːzətɔːrɪ| — serving to expound or set forth
expostulate |ɪkˈspɑːstʃʊleɪt| — reason with (somebody) for the purpose of dissuasion
expostulation |ɪkˌspɒstʃʊˈleɪʃən| — the act of expressing earnest opposition or protest
expostulatory — Of, characterized by, or exhibiting expostulation.
exposure |ɪkˈspəʊʒər| — vulnerability to the elements; to the action of heat or cold or wind or rain
expound |ɪkˈspaʊnd| — add details, as to an account or idea; clarify the meaning of and discourse in a learned way, usually in writing
expounder — a person who explains
express |ɪkˈspres| — mail that is distributed by a rapid and efficient system
expressed |ɪkˈsprest| — communicated in words
expressible |ɪksˈpresəbl| — capable of being expressed
expressing |ɪkˈspresɪŋ| — Present participle of express.
expression |ɪkˈspreʃn| — the feelings expressed on a person's face
expressionism |ɪkˈspreʃənɪzəm| — an art movement early in the 20th century; the artist's subjective expression of inner experiences was emphasized; an inner feeling was expressed through a distorted rendition of reality
expressionist |ɪkˈspreʃənɪst| — an artist who is an adherent of expressionism
expressionless |ɪkˈspreʃənləs| — deliberately impassive in manner
expressive |ɪkˈspresɪv| — characterized by expression
expressiveness |ɪkˈspresɪv| — the quality of being expressive
expressly |ɪkˈspreslɪ| — with specific intentions; for the express purpose
expressman |ɪkˈspresmən| — A person employed in the express business.
expressway |ɪkˈspresweɪ| — a broad highway designed for high-speed traffic
expropriate |eksˈprəʊprɪeɪt| — deprive of possessions
expropriated |eksˈprəʊprɪeɪtɪd| — simple past tense and past participle of expropriate
expropriation |ˌeksˌprəʊprɪˈeɪʃn| — taking out of an owner's hands (especially taking property by public authority)
expulsion |ɪkˈspʌlʃn| — the act of forcing out someone or something
expulsive |ɪkˈspʌlsɪv| — Tending to expel or resulting in expulsion.
expunge |ɪkˈspʌndʒ| — remove by erasing or crossing out or as if by drawing a line
expurgate |ˈekspərɡeɪt| — edit by omitting or modifying parts considered indelicate
expurgation |ˌekspəˈɡeɪʃən| — the deletion of objectionable parts from a literary work
exquisite |ˈɪkskwɪzɪt| — intense or sharp
exquisitely |ɪkˈskwɪzɪtlɪ| — in a delicate manner
exquisiteness |ɪkˈskwɪzɪtnəs| — extreme beauty of a delicate sort
exsanguinate |eksˈsæŋɡwʌˌneɪt| — To kill by means of blood loss.
exsanguinated — simple past tense and past participle of exsanguinate
exsanguine |eksˈsæŋɡwɪn| — destitute of blood or apparently so
exscind |ekˈsɪnd| — (medicine, surgery) To cut out.
exsiccate |ˈeksəˌkeɪt| — lose water or moisture
exsiccated — simple past tense and past participle of exsiccate
exsiccation |ˌeksɪˈkeɪʃən| — The act of operation of drying; evaporation or expulsion of moisture.
extant |ekˈstænt| — still in existence; not extinct or destroyed or lost
extemporaneous |ekˌstempəˈreɪnɪəs| — with little or no preparation or forethought
extemporary |ɪkˈstempərərɪ| — with little or no preparation or forethought
extempore |ekˈstempərɪ| — without prior preparation
extemporization |eksˌtempəraɪˈzeɪʃən| — a performance given extempore without planning or preparation
extemporize |ɪkˈstempəraɪz| — manage in a makeshift way; do with whatever is at hand
extend |ɪkˈstend| — extend in scope or range or area
extendable |ˌekˈstendəbəl| — capable of being lengthened
extended |ɪkˈstendɪd| — relatively long in duration; tediously protracted
extender |ɪkˈstendər| — Any of various substances designed to extend any of several properties of a material.
extendible |ˌekˈstendəbəl| — capable of being lengthened
extending |ɪkˈstendɪŋ| — Present participle of extend.
extensibility |ɪksˌtensəˈbɪlɪtɪ| — The capability of being extended
extensible |ɪkˈstensəbəl| — capable of being protruded or stretched or opened out
extensile |ɪkˈstensəl| — capable of being protruded or stretched or opened out
extension |ɪkˈstenʃn| — a mutually agreed delay in the date set for the completion of a job or payment of a debt
extensional — defining a word by listing the class of entities to which the word correctly applies
extensive |ɪkˈstensɪv| — large in spatial extent or range or scope or quantity
extensively |ɪkˈstensɪvlɪ| — in a widespread way
extensor |ɪkˈstensɔːr| — a skeletal muscle whose contraction extends or stretches a body part
extent |ɪkˈstent| — the point or degree to which something extends
extenuate |ɪkˈstenjuːˌet| — lessen or to try to lessen the seriousness or extent of
extenuating |ɪkˈstenjuːˌetɪŋ| — partially excusing or justifying
extenuation |ɪkˌstenjʊˈeɪʃən| — a partial excuse to mitigate censure; an attempt to represent an offense as less serious than it appears by showing mitigating circumstances
extenuatory |ɪkˈstenjuːəˌtɔːriː| — Tending to extenuate or palliate.
exterior |ɪkˈstɪrɪər| — the region that is outside of something
exteriority |eksˌtɪərɪˈɒrɪtɪ| — surface; externality
exteriorize |ɪksˈtɪərɪəraɪz| — bring outside the body for surgery, of organs
exterminate |ɪkˈstɜːrmɪneɪt| — kill en masse; kill on a large scale; kill many
extermination |ɪkˌstɜːrmɪˈneɪʃn| — complete annihilation
exterminator |ɪkˈstɜːməˌnetər| — someone who exterminates (especially someone whose occupation is the extermination of troublesome rodents and insects)
exterminatory |ɪkˈstɜːrmənəˌtɔːriː| — relating to or marked by extermination
external |ɪkˈstɜːrnl| — outward features
externality |ˌekstɜːrˈnælətɪ| — the quality or state of being outside or directed toward or relating to the outside or exterior
externalize |ɪkˈstɜːrnəlaɪz| — regard as objective
externalizing |ɪksˈtɜːnəlaɪzɪŋ| — Present participle of externalize.
externally |ɪkˈstɜːrnəlɪ| — on or from the outside
exterritorial |ˌeksˌterɪˈtɔːrɪəl| — outside territorial limits or jurisdiction
exterritoriality |ˈeksˌterɪtɔːrɪˈælɪtɪ| — extraterritoriality
extinct |ɪkˈstɪŋkt| — being out or having grown cold
extinction |ɪkˈstɪŋkʃn| — no longer active; extinguished
extinguish |ɪkˈstɪŋɡwɪʃ| — put an end to; kill
extinguished |ɪkˈstɪŋɡwɪʃt| — of a conditioned response; caused to die out because of the absence or withdrawal of reinforcement
extinguisher |ɪkˈstɪŋɡwɪʃər| — a manually operated device for extinguishing small fires
extirpate |ˈekstərpeɪt| — destroy completely, as if down to the roots
extirpation |ˌekstəˈpeɪʃən| — surgical removal of a body part or tissue
extirpator |ˈekstɜːpeɪtə| — someone or something that extirpates
extol |ɪkˈstəʊl| — praise, glorify, or honor
extoll — Alternative spelling of extol.
extort |ɪkˈstɔːrt| — obtain through intimidation
extortion |ɪkˈstɔːrʃn| — an exorbitant charge
extortionate |ɪkˈstɔːrʃənət| — greatly exceeding bounds of reason or moderation
extortioner |ɪkˈstɔːrʃənər| — a criminal who extorts money from someone by threatening to expose embarrassing information about them
extortionist |ɪkˈstɔːʃ(ə)nɪst| — a criminal who extorts money from someone by threatening to expose embarrassing information about them
extra |ˈekstrə| — a minor actor in crowd scenes
extracellular |ˈekstrəˈseljʊlə| — located or occurring outside a cell or cells
extract |ˈekstrækt| — a solution obtained by steeping or soaking a substance (usually in water)
extracted |ɪkˈstræktəd| — simple past tense and past participle of extract
extracting |ɪkˈstræktɪŋ| — Present participle of extract.
extraction |ɪkˈstrækʃn| — the process of obtaining something from a mixture or compound by chemical or physical or mechanical means
extractive |ɪkˈstræktɪv| — That serves to extract something
extractor |ɪkˈstræktər| — an instrument for extracting tight-fitting components
extracurricular |ekstrəkəˈrɪkjʊlə| — outside the regular academic curriculum
extraditable |ˈekstrədaɪtəbəl| — Able to be extradited.
extradite |ˈekstrədaɪt| — hand over to the authorities of another country
extradition |ˌekstrəˈdɪʃn| — the surrender of an accused or convicted person by one state or country to another (usually under the provisions of a statute or treaty)
extrajudicial |ˌekstrədʒʊˈdɪʃl| — beyond the usual course of legal proceedings; legally unwarranted
extralegal |ˌekstrəˈliːɡəl| — not regulated or sanctioned by law
extramarital |ˌekstrəˈmærɪtl| — characterized by adultery
extramundane |ekstrəˈmʌndeɪn| — Beyond mundane, beyond ordinary.
extramural |ˌekstrəˈmjʊrəl| — carried on outside the bounds of an institution or community
extraneous |ɪkˈstreɪnɪəs| — not pertinent to the matter under consideration
extraordinaire |ɪkˌstrɔːrdɪˈner| — extraordinary in a particular capacity
extraordinarily |ɪkˌstrɔːrdəˈnerəlɪ| — extremely
extraordinary |ɪkˈstrɔːrdənerɪ| — far more than usual or expected
extrapolate |ɪkˈstræpəleɪt| — draw from specific cases for more general cases
extrapolation |ɪkˌstræpəˈleɪʃn| — (mathematics) calculation of the value of a function outside the range of known values
extrasensory |ˌekstrəˈsensərɪ| — seemingly outside normal sensory channels
extrasolar |ˌekstrəˈsəʊlər| — (astronomy) Of or originating outside the Solar System
extraterrestrial |ˌekstrətəˈrestrɪəl| — a form of life assumed to exist outside the Earth or its atmosphere
extraterritorial |ˌekstrəterəˈtɔːrɪəl| — outside territorial limits or jurisdiction
extravagance |ɪkˈstrævəɡəns| — the quality of exceeding the appropriate limits of decorum or probability or truth
extravagancy |ɪkˈstrævʌɡənsiː| — the quality of exceeding the appropriate limits of decorum or probability or truth
extravagant |ɪkˈstrævəɡənt| — unrestrained, especially with regard to feelings
extravaganza |ɪkˌstrævəˈɡænzə| — any lavishly staged or spectacular entertainment
extravasation |ɪkˌstrævʌˈseɪʃən| — an extravasated liquid (blood or lymph or urine); the product of extravasation
extravehicular |ˌekstrəviːˈhɪkjələr| — Of or pertaining to the space outside a vehicle, especially a spacecraft in space
extraversion — (psychology) an extroverted disposition; concern with what is outside the self
extravert — (psychology) a person concerned more with practical realities than with inner thoughts and feelings
extremal — (mathematics) Having to do with extrema.
extreme |ɪkˈstriːm| — the furthest or highest degree of something
extremely |ɪkˈstriːmlɪ| — to a high degree or extent; favorably or with much respect
extremeness |ɪksˈtriːmnɪs| — the quality of being extreme
extremism |ɪkˈstriːmɪzəm| — any political theory favoring immoderate uncompromising policies
extremist |ɪkˈstriːmɪst| — a person who holds extreme views
extremities |ɪkˈstremətɪz| — plural form of extremity
extremity |ɪkˈstremətɪ| — an external body part that projects from the body
extremum |ɪkˈstriːməm| — the point located farthest from the middle of something
extricate |ˈekstrɪkeɪt| — release from entanglement of difficulty
extrication |ˌekstrɪˈkeɪʃən| — the act of releasing from a snarled or tangled condition
extrinsic |eksˈtrɪnsɪk| — not forming an essential part of a thing or arising or originating from the outside
extrinsical |eksˈtrɪnsɪkəl| — (rare) Extrinsic.
extrinsically |ekˈstrɪnsɪkəlɪ| — In an extrinsic manner
extroversion |ˌekstrəˈvɜːʃən| — (psychology) an extroverted disposition; concern with what is outside the self
extrovert |ˈekstrəvɜːrt| — (psychology) a person concerned more with practical realities than with inner thoughts and feelings
extroverted |ˈekstrəvɜːrtɪd| — at ease in talking to others
extrude |ɪkˈstruːd| — form or shape by forcing through an opening
extrusion |ɪkˈstruːʒən| — something that bulges out or is protuberant or projects from its surroundings
extrusive |ɪkˈstruːsɪv| — of rock material; forced out while molten through cracks in the earth's surface
exuberance |ɪɡˈzuːbərəns| — joyful enthusiasm
exuberancy |ɪɡˈzjuːbərənsɪ| — Archaic form of exuberance.
exuberant |ɪɡˈzuːbərənt| — joyously unrestrained
exuberate |ɪɡˈzuːbəˌreɪt| — to express great joy
exudation |ˌeksjʊˈdeɪʃən| — a substance that oozes out from plant pores
exude |ɪɡˈzuːd| — release (a liquid) in drops or small quantities
exult |ɪɡˈzʌlt| — feel extreme happiness or elation
exultance — exultation
exultancy |ɪɡˈzʌltnsiː| — exultance, exultation
exultant |ɪɡˈzʌltənt| — joyful and proud especially because of triumph or success
exultation |ˌeɡzʌlˈteɪʃn| — a feeling of extreme joy
exurban — Of, pertaining to, or residing in an exurb
exuviae |ɪɡˈzuːviːˌiː| — cast-off skins or coverings of various organisms during ecdysis
exuviate |ɪɡˈzuːviːˌeɪt| — cast off hair, skin, horn, or feathers
exuviation |ɪɡˌzjuːvɪˈeɪʃən| — The act of exuviating.