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frabjous |ˈfrabjəs| — (nonce word) Fabulous, joyous; great, wonderful.
fracas |ˈfreɪkəs| — noisy quarrel
fractal |ˈfræktl| — (mathematics) a geometric pattern that is repeated at every scale and so cannot be represented by classical geometry
fraction |ˈfrækʃn| — a component of a mixture that has been separated by a fractional process
fractional |ˈfrækʃənl| — constituting or comprising a part or fraction of a possible whole or entirety
fractionally |ˈfrækʃənəlɪ| — In a fractional manner
fractionary — (obsolete) fractional
fractionate |ˈfrækʃʌˌneɪt| — separate into constituents or fractions containing concentrated constituents
fractious |ˈfrækʃəs| — stubbornly resistant to authority or control
fracture |ˈfræktʃər| — breaking of hard tissue such as bone
fractured |ˈfræktʃərd| — (not comparable) Broken into sharp pieces.
fragile |ˈfrædʒl| — easily broken or damaged or destroyed
fragility |frəˈdʒɪlətɪ| — quality of being easily damaged or destroyed
fragment |ˈfræɡmənt| — a piece broken off or cut off of something else
fragmentary |ˈfræɡmənterɪ| — consisting of small disconnected parts
fragmentation |ˌfræɡmenˈteɪʃn| — separating something into fine particles
fragmented |ˈfræɡˌmentɪd| — having been divided; having the unity destroyed
fragmentize — break or cause to break into pieces
fragrance |ˈfreɪɡrəns| — a distinctive odor that is pleasant
fragrancy |ˈfreɪɡr(ə)nsɪ| — a pleasingly sweet olfactory property
fragrant |ˈfreɪɡrənt| — pleasant-smelling
frail |freɪl| — the weight of a frail (basket) full of raisins or figs; between 50 and 75 pounds
frailness — the state of being weak in health or body (especially from old age)
frailty |ˈfreɪltɪ| — the state of being weak in health or body (especially from old age)
frame |freɪm| — the framework for a pair of eyeglasses
frame up |ˈfreɪm ʌp| — construct by fitting or uniting parts together
frame-house |ˈfreɪmhaʊs| — A house constructed on a light wooden framework.
frame-saw |ˈfreɪmsɔː| — An old design of saw that used a relatively narrow blade, kept stiff by tension through the frame.
frame-up |ˈfreɪm ʌp| — an act that incriminates someone on a false charge
framed |ˈfreɪmd| — provided with a frame
framer |ˈfreɪmər| — someone who makes frames (as for pictures)
framework |ˈfreɪmwɜːrk| — a hypothetical description of a complex entity or process
framing |ˈfreɪmɪŋ| — formulation of the plans and important details
franc |fræŋk| — the basic monetary unit in many countries; equal to 100 centimes
franchise |ˈfræntʃaɪz| — an authorization to sell a company's goods or services in a particular place
franchisee |ˌfræntʃaɪˈziː| — A holder of a franchise; a person who is granted a franchise.
Franciscan |frænˈsɪskən| — a Roman Catholic friar wearing the grey habit of the Franciscan order
francophone |ˈfræŋkəfəʊn| — Alternative capitalization of Francophone.
frangible |ˈfranjəbəl| — capable of being broken
frank |fræŋk| — a member of the ancient Germanic peoples who spread from the Rhine into the Roman Empire in the 4th century
Frankenstein |ˈfræŋkənstaɪn| — an agency that escapes control and destroys its creator
frankfurter |ˈfræŋkfɜːrtər| — a smooth-textured sausage of minced beef or pork usually smoked; often served on a bread roll
frankincense |ˈfræŋkɪnsens| — an aromatic gum resin obtained from various Arabian or East African trees; formerly valued for worship and for embalming and fumigation
franklin |ˈfræŋˌklɪn| — United States historian noted for studies of Black American history (born in 1915)
frankly |ˈfræŋklɪ| — (used as intensives reflecting the speaker's attitude) it is sincerely the case that
frankness |ˈfræŋknəs| — the quality of being honest and straightforward in attitude and speech
frantic |ˈfræntɪk| — excessively agitated; distraught with fear or other violent emotion
frantically |ˈfræntɪklɪ| — in an uncontrolled manner
frappe |fræˈpeɪ| — liqueur poured over shaved ice
fraternal |frəˈtɜːrnl| — of or relating to a fraternity or society of usually men
fraternally |frəˈtɜːnəlɪ| — in a brotherly manner
fraternity |frəˈtɜːrnətɪ| — a social club for male undergraduates
fraternization |ˌfrætənaɪˈzeɪʃən| — associating with others in a brotherly or friendly way; especially with an enemy
fraternize |ˈfrætərnaɪz| — be on friendly terms with someone, as if with a brother, especially with an enemy
fratricidal |ˌfrætrɪˈsaɪdl| — Of or pertaining to fratricide
fratricide |ˈfrætrɪsaɪd| — a person who murders their brother or sister
fraud |frɔːd| — intentional deception resulting in injury to another person
fraudful — Full of fraud, deceit, or treachery; fraudulent.
fraudulence — a fraudulent or duplicitous representation
fraudulent |ˈfrɔːdʒələnt| — intended to deceive
fraudulently |ˈfrɔːdʒələntlɪ| — in a dishonest and fraudulent manner
fraught |frɔːt| — marked by distress
fray |freɪ| — a noisy fight
frayed |freɪd| — worn away or tattered along the edges
fraying |ˈfreɪɪŋ| — Present participle of fray.
frazil |ˈfrazəl frəˈzɪl| — (North America) A collection of stray ice crystals that form in fast-moving water.
frazzle |ˈfræzl| — a state of extreme exhaustion
frazzled |ˈfræzəld| — simple past tense and past participle of frazzle
frazzles |ˈfræzəlz| — third-person singular simple present indicative form of frazzle
frazzling — Present participle of frazzle.
freak |friːk| — a person or animal that is markedly unusual or deformed
freaked |ˈfriːkt| — simple past tense and past participle of freak
freakish |ˈfriːkɪʃ| — changeable
freaky |ˈfriːkɪ| — strange and somewhat frightening
freckle |ˈfrekl| — a small brownish spot (of the pigment melanin) on the skin
freckled |ˈfrekəld| — relating to or covered with or resembling freckles
free |friː| — people who are free
free-for-all |ˈfriː fər ɔːrl| — a noisy fight in a crowd
free-hand |ˈfriːhænd| — (idiomatic) free rein
free-lance |ˈfriːˌlæns| — a writer or artist who sells services to different employers without a long-term contract with any of them
free-liver |friː ˈlɪvər| — someone who gratifies physical appetites (especially for food and drink) with more than the usual freedom
free-spoken |friː ˈspəʊkən| — characterized by directness in manner or speech; without subtlety or evasion
free-standing |friː ˈstændɪŋ| — Standing or set apart; not attached to anything.
free-trade |ˈfriːˈtreɪd| — International trade free from government interference, especially trade free from tariffs or duties on imports.
free-will |ˈfriːˈwɪl| — A person's natural inclination; unforced choice.
freebie |ˈfriːbɪ| — something that is free (usually provided as part of a promotional scheme)
freeboard |ˈfriːbɔːd| — (nautical) The vertical distance between the waterline and the uppermost watertight deck of a vessel.
freebooter |ˈfriːbuːtər| — someone who takes spoils or plunder (as in war)
freeborn |ˈfriːbɔːrn| — born free of free parents
freed |ˈfriːd| — simple past tense and past participle of free
freedman |ˈfriːdmən| — a person who has been freed from slavery
freedom |ˈfriːdəm| — the condition of being free; the power to act or speak or think without externally imposed restraints
freehand |ˈfriːhænd| — done by hand without mechanical aids or devices
freeholder |ˈfriːhəʊldə| — the owner of a freehold
freelance |ˈfriːlæns| — a writer or artist who sells services to different employers without a long-term contract with any of them
freelancing |ˈfriːˌlænsɪŋ| — Present participle of freelance.
freeloader |ˈfriːləʊdər| — someone who takes advantage of the generosity of others
freely |ˈfriːlɪ| — in a free manner
freeman |ˈfriːmən| — a person who is not a serf or a slave
freemason |ˈfriːmeɪsn| — a member of a widespread secret fraternal order pledged to mutual assistance and brotherly love
freemasonry |ˈfriːmeɪsnrɪ| — a natural or instinctive fellowship between people of similar interests
freestone |ˈfriːˌstəʊn| — fruit (especially peach) whose flesh does not adhere to the pit
freethinker |ˌfriːˈθɪŋkər| — a person who rejects religion
freethinking — the doctrine that reason is the right basis for regulating conduct
freeway |ˈfriːweɪ| — a broad highway designed for high-speed traffic
freewill |ˈfriːwɪl| — done of your own accord
freeze |friːz| — the withdrawal of heat to change something from a liquid to a solid
freeze out |ˈfriːz ˈaʊt| — change from a liquid to a solid when cold
freezer |ˈfriːzər| — electric refrigerator (trade name Deepfreeze) in which food is frozen and stored for long periods of time
freezing |ˈfriːzɪŋ| — the withdrawal of heat to change something from a liquid to a solid
freezing-point |ˈfriːzɪŋ pɔɪnt| — the temperature at which a liquid freezes, and the solid and liquid phases are in equilibrium; normally the same as the melting point
freight |freɪt| — goods carried by a large vehicle
freightage |ˈfreɪtɪdʒ| — the charge for transporting something by common carrier
freighter |ˈfreɪtər| — a cargo ship
French |frentʃ| — the Romance language spoken in France and in countries colonized by France
Frenchify |ˈfrentʃəˌfaɪ| — make French in appearance or character
Frenchman |ˈfrentʃmən| — a person of French nationality
Frenchwoman |ˈfrentʃwʊmən| — a person of French nationality
frenetic |frəˈnetɪk| — excessively agitated; distraught with fear or other violent emotion
frenzied |ˈfrenzɪd| — affected with or marked by frenzy or mania uncontrolled by reason
frenzy |ˈfrenzɪ| — state of violent mental agitation
frequence — the number of occurrences within a given time period
frequency |ˈfriːkwənsɪ| — the number of occurrences within a given time period
frequent |ˈfriːkwənt| — do one's shopping at; do business with; be a customer or client of
frequentative |frɪˈkwentətɪv| — a verb form that serves to express frequent repetition of an action
frequenter |friːˈkwentər| — a regular customer
frequently |ˈfriːkwəntlɪ| — many times at short intervals
fresco |ˈfreskəʊ| — a mural done with watercolors on wet plaster
fresh |freʃ| — (of a cycle) beginning or occurring again
freshen |ˈfreʃn| — make (to feel) fresh
freshener |ˈfreʃnər| — anything that freshens
fresher |ˈfreʃər| — a first-year undergraduate
freshet |ˈfreʃɪt| — the occurrence of a water flow resulting from sudden rain or melting snow
freshly |ˈfreʃlɪ| — very recently
freshman |ˈfreʃmən| — a first-year undergraduate
freshness |ˈfreʃnəs| — the property of being pure and fresh (as if newly made); not stale or deteriorated
freshwater |ˈfreʃwɔːtər| — water that is not salty
fress — eat a lot and without restraint
fret |fret| — agitation resulting from active worry
fret-saw |ˈfretsɔː| — Alternative spelling of fretsaw.
fretful |ˈfretfl| — nervous and unable to relax
fretfully |ˈfretfəlɪ| — in a fretful manner
fretsaw |ˈfretsɔː| — fine-toothed power saw with a narrow blade; used to cut curved outlines
fretwork |ˈfretwɜːrk| — framework consisting of an ornamental design made of strips of wood or metal
Freudian |ˈfrɔɪdɪən| — a person who follows the basic theories or practices of Sigmund Freud
friability |ˌfraɪəˈbɪlɪtɪ| — excessive breakableness
friable |ˈfraɪəbl| — easily broken into small fragments or reduced to powder
friar |ˈfraɪər| — a male member of a religious order that originally relied solely on alms
friary |ˈfraɪərɪ| — a monastery of friars
fribble |ˈfrɪbəl| — To waste or fritter.
fricassee |ˈfrɪkəsiː| — pieces of chicken or other meat stewed in gravy with e.g. carrots and onions and served with noodles or dumplings
fricative |ˈfrɪkətɪv| — a continuant consonant produced by breath moving against a narrowing of the vocal tract
friction |ˈfrɪkʃn| — a state of conflict between persons
frictional |ˈfrɪkʃ(ə)n(ə)l| — pertaining to or worked or produced by friction
Friday |ˈfraɪdeɪ| — the sixth day of the week; the fifth working day
fridge |frɪdʒ| — a refrigerator in which the coolant is pumped around by an electric motor
fried |fraɪd| — cooked by frying in fat
friend |frend| — a person you know well and regard with affection and trust
friendless |ˈfrendləs| — excluded from a society
friendliness |ˈfrendlɪnəs| — a feeling of liking for another person; enjoyment in their company
friendly |ˈfrendlɪ| — troops belonging to or allied with your own military forces
friendship |ˈfrendʃɪp| — the state of being friends (or friendly)
frieze |friːz| — an architectural ornament consisting of a horizontal sculptured band between the architrave and the cornice
frigate |ˈfrɪɡət| — a medium size square-rigged warship of the 18th and 19th centuries
frigate-bird |ˈfrɪɡɪtbɜːd| — Alternative spelling of frigatebird.
frigged — simple past tense and past participle of frig
friggin — Alternative spelling of frigging.
fright |fraɪt| — an emotion experienced in anticipation of some specific pain or danger (usually accompanied by a desire to flee or fight)
frighten |ˈfraɪtn| — cause fear in
frighten away |ˈfraɪtən əˈweɪ| — cause to lose courage
frighten off |ˈfraɪtən ˈɒf| — cause to lose courage
frightened |ˈfraɪtnd| — made afraid
frightening |ˈfraɪtnɪŋ| — the act of inspiring with fear
frightful |ˈfraɪtfl| — provoking horror
frightfully |ˈfraɪtfəlɪ| — used as intensifiers
frigid |ˈfrɪdʒɪd| — sexually unresponsive
frigidity |frɪˈdʒɪdɪtɪ| — sexual unresponsiveness (especially of women) and inability to achieve orgasm during intercourse
frigidly |ˈfrɪdʒɪdlɪ| — without warmth or enthusiasm
frigorific — causing cold; cooling or chilling
frill |frɪl| — (paleontology) a bony plate that curves upward behind the skull of many ceratopsian dinosaurs
frilled |frɪld| — having decorative ruffles or frills
frillies |ˈfrɪlɪz| — (informal) frilly clothing
frills |ˈfrɪlz| — plural form of frill
frilly |ˈfrɪlɪ| — having decorative ruffles or frills
fringe |frɪndʒ| — the outside boundary or surface of something
fringy — at or constituting a border or edge
frippery |ˈfrɪpərɪ| — something of little value or significance
Frisco |ˈfriːskəʊ| — (slang) San Francisco, California.
Frisian |ˈfriːʒn| — a native or inhabitant of Friesland or Frisia
frisk |frɪsk| — the act of searching someone for concealed weapons or illegal drugs
friskiness — lively high-spirited playfulness
frisky |ˈfrɪskɪ| — playful like a lively kitten
frit |frɪt| — A fused mixture of materials used to make glass
frith |ˈfrɪθ| — A surname.
fritillaria — fritillary
fritter |ˈfrɪtər| — small quantity of fried batter containing fruit or meat or vegetables
fritz |frɪts| — (US, informal) The state of being defective.
frivol |ˈfrɪvəl| — act frivolously
frivolity |frɪˈvɑːlətɪ| — the trait of being frivolous; not serious or sensible
frivolous |ˈfrɪvələs| — not serious in content or attitude or behavior
frivolousness — the trait of being frivolous; not serious or sensible
friz |frɪz| — Dated form of frizz.
frizz |frɪz| — the condition of being formed into small tight curls
frizzed |frɪzd| — simple past tense and past participle of frizz
frizzle |ˈfrɪzl| — fry something until it curls and becomes crisp
frizzly |frɪzliː| — (of hair) in small tight curls
frizzy |ˈfrɪzɪ| — (of hair) in small tight curls
fro |ˈfrəʊ| — (slang) contraction of afro
frock |frɑːk| — a long, loose outer garment
frock-coat |ˈfrɒk kəʊt| — A long double-breasted coat with long skirts, worn by men, now only on formal occasions.
frog |frɔːɡ| — any of various tailless stout-bodied amphibians with long hind limbs for leaping; semiaquatic and terrestrial species
frog-march |mɑːrtʃ| — To force a person to walk where he does not wish to go by holding his arms behind him and pushing him forward.
froggy |ˈfrɑːɡiː| — (childish or endearing) A frog.
frogling |ˈfrɒɡlɪŋ| — a young or little frog
frogman |ˈfrɔːɡmən| — someone who works underwater
frogmarch |ˈfrɔːɡmɑːrtʃ| — march a person against his will by any method
frogskin |ˈfrɒɡskɪn| — the skin of a frog, or leather made therefrom
frolic |ˈfrɑːlɪk| — gay or light-hearted recreational activity for diversion or amusement
frolicsome |ˈfrɑːlɪksəm| — given to merry frolicking
from |frɑːm| — With the source or provenance of or at.
frond |frɑːnd| — compound leaf of a fern or palm or cycad
front |frʌnt| — the side that is forward or prominent
front-bencher |frʌnt ˈbentʃər| — Alternative form of frontbencher.
front-end |frən(t) ˈend| — Alternative form of front end.
front-line |ˈfrənˌtlaɪn| — (military) A front, or a boundary between opposing positions.
front-page |ˈfrʌntˈpeɪdʒ| — Alternative spelling of front page.
frontage |ˈfrʌntɪdʒ| — the extent of land abutting on a street or water
frontal |ˈfrʌntl| — an adornment worn on the forehead
frontbencher |ˌfrʌntˈbentʃər| — a member of the House of Commons who is a minister in the government or who holds an official position in an opposition party
frontier |frʌnˈtɪr| — a wilderness at the edge of a settled area of a country
frontiersman |frʌnˈtɪrzmən| — a man who lives on the frontier
frontispiece |ˈfrʌntɪspiːs| — an ornamental facade
frontlet |ˈfrən(t)lət| — an adornment worn on the forehead
fronton |ˈfrɑːntɑːn| — A two-walled or single-walled court used as a playing area for Basque pelota.
frontward |ˈfrʌntwərd| — at or to or toward the front
frontwards |ˈfrʌntwədz| — at or to or toward the front
frontwise |ˈfrʌntwaɪz| — Toward the front; in the direction of the front; frontward.
frosh |frɒʃ| — (dialectal) A frog.
frost |frɔːst| — ice crystals forming a white deposit (especially on objects outside)
frost-bound |ˈfrɒst baʊnd| — (of the ground) made hard by frost
frostbite |ˈfrɔːstbaɪt| — destruction of tissue by freezing and characterized by tingling, blistering and possibly gangrene
frosted |ˈfrɔːstɪd| — (of glass) having a roughened coating resembling frost
frostily |ˈfrɒstɪlɪ| — without warmth or enthusiasm
frosting |ˈfrɔːstɪŋ| — a flavored sugar topping used to coat and decorate cakes
frostwork — Any naturally occurring intricate pattern of ice crystals
frosty |ˈfrɔːstɪ| — devoid of warmth and cordiality; expressive of unfriendliness or disdain
froth |frɔːθ| — a mass of small bubbles formed in or on a liquid
frothed |frɒθt| — simple past tense and past participle of froth
frothy |ˈfrɔːθɪ| — emitting or filled with bubbles as from carbonation or fermentation
frou-frou |ˈfruːfruː| — Frilly; heavily ornamental; fancy; overly elaborate, particularly as regards clothing.
froufrou — Alternative spelling of frou-frou.
frounce |fraʊns| — A canker in the mouth of a hawk.
frown |fraʊn| — a facial expression of dislike or displeasure
frowning |ˈfraʊnɪŋ| — showing displeasure or anger
frowst |fraʊst| — Stuffiness; stifling warmth in a room.
frowsty |ˈfraʊstɪ| — stale and unclean smelling
frowsy |ˈfraʊziː| — negligent of neatness especially in dress and person; habitually dirty and unkempt
frowzy |ˈfraʊzɪ| — negligent of neatness especially in dress and person; habitually dirty and unkempt
froze |frəʊz| — simple past tense of freeze
frozen |ˈfrəʊzn| — absolutely still
fructiferous |frəkˈtɪfərəs| — bearing fruit
fructification |ˌfrʌktɪfɪˈkeɪʃən| — the bearing of fruit
fructify |ˈfrʌktɪfaɪ| — become productive or fruitful
fructose |ˈfrʌktəʊs| — a simple sugar found in honey and in many ripe fruits
fructuous |ˈfrʌktjʊəs| — (rare) fruitful
frugal |ˈfruːɡl| — avoiding waste
frugality |frʊˈɡælətɪ| — prudence in avoiding waste
frugally |ˈfruːɡəlɪ| — in a frugal manner
fruit |fruːt| — the ripened reproductive body of a seed plant
fruit-cake |ˈfruːtkeɪk| — Alternative form of fruitcake.
fruit-tree |ˈfruːttriː| — A tree that bears a crop of edible fruit on a regular basis.
fruitage |ˈfruːtɪdʒ| — the yield of fruit
fruitarian |fruːˈterɪən| — A variant of vegetarian who intends to be limited to eating only such parts of plants whose consumption does not kill the plant (such as fruits, vegetables that can be compared to fruit, nuts and grain, but not for example tubers). The purest fruitarians
fruitcake |ˈfrʊtˌkeɪk| — a whimsically eccentric person
fruiter |ˈfruːtər| — (archaic) A ship for carrying fruit.
fruiterer |ˈfruːtərər| — a person who sells fruit
fruitful |ˈfruːtfl| — productive or conducive to producing in abundance
fruitfulness |ˈfruːtfəlnəs| — the quality of something that causes or assists healthy growth
fruiting |ˈfruːtɪŋ| — capable of bearing fruit
fruition |frʊˈɪʃn| — the condition of bearing fruit
fruitless |ˈfruːtləs| — unproductive of success
fruitlessly |ˈfruːtləslɪ| — in an unproductive manner
fruity |ˈfruːtɪ| — tasting or smelling richly of or as of fruit
frumenty |ˈfruːməntiː| — sweet spiced porridge made from hulled wheat
frump |frʌmp| — a dull unattractive unpleasant girl or woman
frumpish |ˈfrʌmpɪʃ| — primly out of date
frumpy |ˈfrʌmpɪ| — primly out of date
frusta |ˈfrʌstə| — plural form of frustum
frustrate |ˈfrʌstreɪt| — hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of
frustrated |ˈfrʌstreɪtɪd| — disappointingly unsuccessful
frustrating |ˈfrʌsˌtreɪtɪŋ| — discouraging by hindering
frustration |frʌˈstreɪʃn| — the feeling that accompanies an experience of being thwarted in attaining your goals
frustum |ˈfrəstəm| — a truncated cone or pyramid; the part that is left when a cone or pyramid is cut by a plane parallel to the base and the apical part is removed
fruticose |ˈfruːtɪkəʊz| — of or relating to or resembling a shrub
fruticous — (botany) fruticose
fry |fraɪ| — English painter and art critic (1866-1934)
frying |ˈfraɪɪŋ| — cooking in fat or oil in a pan or griddle
frying-pan |ˈfraɪɪŋ pæn| — A long-handled, shallow pan used for frying food.