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re |reɪ| — a rare heavy polyvalent metallic element that resembles manganese chemically and is used in some alloys; is obtained as a by-product in refining molybdenum
re-create |riːkriːˈeɪt| — create anew
re-creation |ˌriːkriːˈeɪʃən| — the act of creating again
re-echo |riː ˈekəʊ| — the echo of an echo
re-educate |rɪˌedʒəˌket| — Alternative spelling of reeducate.
re-education |rɪˌedjəˌkeʃən| — Alternative spelling of reeducation.
re-elect |rɪəˈlekt| — Alternative spelling of reelect.
re-election |rɪəˈlekʃən| — Alternative spelling of reelection.
re-emerge |rɪəˈmɜːdʒ| — appear again
re-enact |rɪəˈnækt| — Alternative spelling of reenact.
re-enactment |rɪəˈnæktmənt| — Alternative spelling of reenactment.
re-engage |ˈriːɪnˈɡeɪdʒ| — to engage again
re-enter |rɪˈɪntər| — enter again
re-entrant |riːˈentrənt| — (of angles) pointing inward
re-entry |ˌriː ˈentrɪ| — The act of retaking possession of land, etc.
re-equip |riːɪˈkwɪp| — re-equip a factory or plant
re-examination |rɪɪɡˌzæməˈneɪʃən| — A second or subsequent examination.
re-examine |rɪeɡˈzæmən| — question after cross-examination by opposing counsel
re-form |ˌriː ˈfɔːrm| — Alternative spelling of reform.
re-formed |ˌriː ˈfɔːrmd| — formed again or anew
re-fuse |ˈriːˈfjuːz| — To fit with another fuse.
reach |riːtʃ| — the limits within which something can be effective
reach out |ˈriːtʃ ˈaʊt| — move forward or upward in order to touch; also in a metaphorical sense
reachable |ˈriːtʃəbəl| — easily approached
reached |ˈriːtʃt| — simple past tense and past participle of reach
reaches |ˈriːtʃəz| — plural form of reach
reachless |ˈriːtʃlɪs| — Beyond reach; unattainable; lofty.
react |rɪˈækt| — show a response or a reaction to something
reactance |rɪˈæktəns| — opposition to the flow of electric current resulting from inductance and capacitance (rather than resistance)
reaction |rɪˈækʃn| — (chemistry) a process in which one or more substances are changed into others
reactionary |rɪˈækʃənerɪ| — an extreme conservative; an opponent of progress or liberalism
reactionist |riːˈækʃnɪst| — opposed to political or social liberalism or reform
reactivate |rɪˈæktɪveɪt| — activate (an old file) anew
reactive |rɪˈæktɪv| — reacting to a stimulus
reactivity |ˌriːækˈtɪvɪtɪ| — responsive to stimulation
reactor |rɪˈæktər| — an electrical device used to introduce reactance into a circuit
read |riːd| — something that is read
readability |ˌriːdəˈbɪlətɪ| — the quality of written language that makes it easy to read and understand
readable |ˈriːdəbl| — easily deciphered
reader |ˈriːdər| — a person who enjoys reading
readership |ˈriːdərʃɪp| — the audience reached by written communications (books or magazines or newspapers etc.)
readily |ˈredɪlɪ| — without much difficulty
readiness |ˈredɪnəs| — the state of having been made ready or prepared for use or action (especially military action)
reading |ˈriːdɪŋ| — the cognitive process of understanding a written linguistic message
reading-room |ˈriːdɪŋ ruːm| — A room in a library set aside for reading.
readjust |ˌriːəˈdʒʌst| — adjust anew
readjustment |rɪəˈdʒəstmənt| — the act of adjusting again (to changed circumstances)
readout |ˈrɪdˌɑʊt| — the output of a computer in readable form
ready |ˈredɪ| — poised for action
ready-made |ˈredɪ meɪd| — a manufactured artifact (as a garment or piece of furniture) that is made in advance and available for purchase
ready-reckoner — A printed book or table containing pre-calculated values, often multiples of given amounts.
ready-to-wear |ˈredɪtəˈweə| — ready-made clothing
reaffirm |ˌriːəˈfɜːrm| — affirm once again
reaffirmation |ˌrɪæfərˈmeɪʃən| — renewed affirmation
reaffirmed |ˌrɪəˈfɜːmd| — simple past tense and past participle of reaffirm
reagent |rɪˈeɪdʒənt| — a chemical agent for use in chemical reactions
real |ˈriːəl| — any rational or irrational number
real-estate |ˈriːləˌstet| — Property that cannot easily be moved, usually buildings and the ground they are built on.
real-time |ˈrɪəltaɪm| — of or relating to computer systems that update information at the same rate they receive information
realgar |riːˈælɡər| — a rare soft orange mineral consisting of arsenic sulphide; an important ore of arsenic
realign |ˌriːəˈlaɪn| — align anew or better
realignment |rɪəˈlaɪnmənt| — The act of realigning or something realigned
realism |ˈriːəlɪzəm| — the attribute of accepting the facts of life and favoring practicality and literal truth
realist |ˈrɪəlɪst| — a philosopher who believes that universals are real and exist independently of anyone thinking of them
realistic |ˌriːəˈlɪstɪk| — representing what is real; not abstract or ideal
realistically |ˌrɪəˈlɪstɪkəlɪ| — in a realistic manner
reality |rɪˈælətɪ| — all of your experiences that determine how things appear to you
realizable |ˈriːəlaɪzəbl| — capable of being realized
realization |ˌriːələˈzeɪʃn| — coming to understand something clearly and distinctly
realize |ˈriːəlaɪz| — be fully aware or cognizant of
realized |ˈriːˌlaɪzd| — successfully completed or brought to an end
reallocate |ˌriːˈæləkeɪt| — allocate, distribute, or apportion anew
really |ˈriːəlɪ| — in accordance with truth or fact or reality
realm |relm| — a domain in which something is dominant
realness — the state of being actual or real
realpolitik |reɪˈɑːlpɑːlɪtiːk| — politics based on practical rather than moral or ideological considerations
realtor |ˈriːəltər| — a real estate agent who is a member of the National Association of Realtors
realty |ˈriːəltɪ| — property consisting of houses and land
ream |riːm| — a large quantity of written matter
reamer |ˈriːmər| — a squeezer with a conical ridged center that is used for squeezing juice from citrus fruit
reams |ˈriːmz| — plural form of ream
reanimate |riːˈænɪmeɪt| — give new life or energy to
reap |riːp| — gather, as of natural products
reaper |ˈriːpər| — someone who helps to gather the harvest
reaping |ˈriːpɪŋ| — Present participle of reap.
reaping-hook |ˈriːpɪŋ hʊk| — Alternative form of reaping hook.
reappear |ˌriːəˈpɪr| — appear again
reappraisal |ˌrɪəˈpreɪzəl| — a new appraisal or evaluation
rear |rɪr| — the back of a military formation or procession
rear-admiral |rɪ(ə)r ˈadm(ə)rəl| — (military, nautical) a naval officer below the rank of vice admiral, originally in charge of a fleet's rear formation.
rearer |ˈrɪərə| — One who rears (nurtures children or animals).
rearguard |ˈrɪrɡɑːrd| — a detachment assigned to protect the rear of a (retreating) military body
rearing |ˈrɪrɪŋ| — the properties acquired as a consequence of the way you were treated as a child
rearm |rɪˈɑːrm| — arm again
rearmament |rɪˈɑːrməmənt| — the act of arming again
rearmost |ˈrɪrməʊst| — located farthest to the rear
rearmouse |ˈrɪəmaʊs| — Alternative form of reremouse.
rearrange |ˌriːəˈreɪndʒ| — put into a new order or arrangement
rearrangement |rɪəˈreɪndʒmənt| — changing an arrangement
rearward |ˈrɪrwərd| — direction toward the rear
rearwards |ˈrɪəwədz| — at or to or toward the back or rear
reason |ˈriːzn| — a rational motive for a belief or action
reason out |ˈriːzən ˈaʊt| — decide by reasoning; draw or come to a conclusion
reasonable |ˈriːznəbl| — not excessive or extreme
reasonableness |ˈriːzənəˌbəlnəs| — the state of having good sense and sound judgment
reasonably |ˈriːznəblɪ| — to certain extent or degree
reasoned |ˈriːzənd| — logically valid
reasoning |ˈriːzənɪŋ| — thinking that is coherent and logical
reassemble |ˌriːəˈsembl| — assemble once again, after taking something apart
reassert |ˌriːəˈsɜːrt| — strengthen or make more firm
reassess |ˌriːəˈses| — revise or renew one's assessment
reassessment |ˌrɪəˈsesmənt| — a new appraisal or evaluation
reassign |ˌriːəˈsaɪn| — transfer somebody to a different position or location of work
reassurance |ˌriːəˈʃʊrəns| — the act of reassuring; restoring someone's confidence
reassure |ˌriːəˈʃʊr| — cause to feel sure; give reassurance to
reassuring |ˌrɪəˈʃʊrɪŋ| — restoring confidence and relieving anxiety
Reaumur |ˈreɪəmjʊr| — French physicist who invented the alcohol thermometer (1683-1757)
reave |ˈriːv| — steal goods; take as spoils
reaver |ˈriːvər| — One who reaves.
rebaptize — To baptize again.
rebate |ˈriːbeɪt| — a refund of some fraction of the amount paid
rebec |ˈriːbek| — (music) An early three-stringed instrument, somewhat like a simple violin.
rebeck |ˈriːbek| — Alternative spelling of rebec.
rebel |ˈrebl| — `Johnny' was applied as a nickname for Confederate soldiers by the Federal soldiers in the American Civil War; `greyback' derived from their grey Confederate uniforms
rebellion |rɪˈbeljən| — refusal to accept some authority or code or convention
rebellious |rɪˈbeljəs| — resisting control or authority
rebellow |riːˈbeləʊ| — (intransitive, now rare) Of a place: to re-echo to or with a sound. [from 16th c.]
rebind |ˌriːˈbaɪnd| — provide with a new binding
rebirth |ˌriːˈbɜːrθ| — after death the soul begins a new cycle of existence in another human body
reboot |ˌriːˈbuːt| — cause to load (an operating system) and start the initial processes
rebore — To bore through an existing hole, generally to correct its shape.
reborn |ˌriːˈbɔːrn| — spiritually reborn or converted
rebound |rɪˈbaʊnd| — a movement back from an impact
rebroadcast |rɪˈbrɒdˌkæst| — a broadcast that repeated at a later time
rebuff |rɪˈbʌf| — a deliberate discourteous act (usually as an expression of anger or disapproval)
rebuild |ˌriːˈbɪld| — build again
rebuilding |rɪˈbɪldɪŋ| — building again
rebuilt |rɪˈbɪlt| — simple past tense and past participle of rebuild
rebuke |rɪˈbjuːk| — an act or expression of criticism and censure
rebus |ˈriːbəs| — a puzzle where you decode a message consisting of pictures representing syllables and words
rebut |rɪˈbʌt| — overthrow by argument, evidence, or proof
rebuttal |rɪˈbʌtl| — the speech act of refuting by offering a contrary contention or argument
rebutter |rəˈbədər| — a debater who refutes or disproves by offering contrary evidence or argument
recalcitrance |rɪˈkælsətrəns| — the trait of being unmanageable
recalcitrancy |rɪˈkælsɪtrənsɪ| — the trait of being unmanageable
recalcitrant |rɪˈkælsɪtrənt| — stubbornly resistant to authority or control
recalcitrate |rɪˈkælsɪˌtreɪt| — show strong objection or repugnance; manifest vigorous opposition or resistance; be obstinately disobedient
recalculate |rɪˈkælkjəˌlet| — calculate anew
recall |rɪˈkɔːl| — a request by the manufacturer of a defective product to return the product (as for replacement or repair)
recant |rɪˈkænt| — formally reject or disavow a formerly held belief, usually under pressure
recantation |ˌriːkænˈteɪʃn| — a disavowal or taking back of a previous assertion
recap |ˈriːkæp| — a summary at the end that repeats the substance of a longer discussion
recapitulate |ˌriːkəˈpɪtʃʊleɪt| — summarize briefly
recapitulation |ˌriːkəpɪtʃʊˈleɪʃn| — emergence during embryonic development of various characters or structures that appeared during the evolutionary history of the strain or species
recapitulative |ˌriːkəˈpɪtjʊlətɪv| — Pertaining to, or characterized by recapitulation
recapitulatory |riːkəˈpɪtʃələtɔːriː| — Of the nature of a recapitulation.
recaption |riːˈkæpʃʌn| — (law) The lawful claim and recovery, by a person, of goods wrongly taken from him
recapture |ˌriːˈkæptʃər| — a legal seizure by the government of profits beyond a fixed amount
recast |ˌriːˈkæst| — cast again, in a different role
recce |ˈrekɪ| — reconnaissance (by shortening)
recede |rɪˈsiːd| — pull back or move away or backward
receipt |rɪˈsiːt| — the act of receiving
receipts |rəˈsiːts| — the entire amount of income before any deductions are made
receivable |rɪˈsiːvəbl| — awaiting payment
receive |rɪˈsiːv| — get something; come into possession of
received |rəˈsiːvd| — widely accepted as true or worthy
receiver |rɪˈsiːvər| — set that receives radio or tv signals
receivership |rɪˈsiːvərʃɪp| — the state of property that is in the hands of a receiver
receiving |rəˈsiːvɪŋ| — Present participle of receive.
recency |ˈriːsənsiː| — a time immediately before the present
recension |rɪˈsenʃən| — A critical revision of a text
recent |ˈriːsnt| — approximately the last 10,000 years
recently |ˈriːsntlɪ| — in the recent past
receptacle |rɪˈseptəkl| — a container that is used to put or keep things in
reception |rɪˈsepʃn| — the manner in which something is greeted
reception-room |rɪˈsepʃənrʊm| — A room for receiving and entertaining guests.
receptionist |rɪˈsepʃənɪst| — a secretary whose main duty is to answer the telephone and receive visitors
receptive |rɪˈseptɪv| — open to arguments, ideas, or change
receptivity |ˈriːˌsepˈtɪvətɪ| — willingness or readiness to receive (especially impressions or ideas)
receptor |rɪˈseptər| — a cellular structure that is postulated to exist in order to mediate between a chemical agent that acts on nervous tissue and the physiological response
recess |ˈriːses| — a state of abeyance or suspended business
recession |rɪˈseʃn| — the state of the economy declines; a widespread decline in the GDP and employment and trade lasting from six months to a year
recessional |rɪˈseʃənəl| — the withdrawal of the clergy and choir from the chancel to the vestry at the end of a church service
recessive |rɪˈsesɪv| — an allele that produces its characteristic phenotype only when its paired allele is identical
recharge |ˌriːˈtʃɑːrdʒ| — load anew
rechargeable |rɪˈtʃɑːrdʒəbəl| — capable of being recharged
rechauffe |ɑːeɪʃəʊˈfeɪ| — warmed leftovers
recherche |rəˈʃeəʃeɪ| — lavishly elegant and refined
recidivism |rəˈsɪdɪˌvɪzəm| — habitual relapse into crime
recidivist |rɪˈsɪdɪvɪst| — someone who is repeatedly arrested for criminal behavior (especially for the same criminal behavior)
recipe |ˈresəpɪ| — directions for making something
recipience |rɪˈsɪpɪəns| — The ability to receive; receptivity
recipiency |rɪˈsɪpɪənsɪ| — recipience
recipient |rɪˈsɪpɪənt| — a person who receives something
reciprocal |rɪˈsɪprəkl| — something (a term or expression or concept) that has an inverse relation to something else
reciprocality — a relation of mutual dependence or action or influence
reciprocally |rɪˈsɪprəkəlɪ| — (often followed by `for') in exchange or in reciprocation
reciprocate |rɪˈsɪprəkeɪt| — act, feel, or give mutually or in return
reciprocating-engine |rɪˈsɪprəkeɪtɪŋˈendʒɪn| — piston engine
reciprocation |rɪˌsɪprəˈkeɪʃən| — the act of making or doing something in return
reciprocity |ˌresɪˈprɑːsətɪ| — a relation of mutual dependence or action or influence
recirculation — circulation again
recital |rɪˈsaɪtl| — the act of giving an account describing incidents or a course of events
recitation |ˌresɪˈteɪʃn| — written matter that is recited from memory
recitative |ˌresɪtəˈtiːv| — a vocal passage of narrative text that a singer delivers with natural rhythms of speech
recite |rɪˈsaɪt| — recite in elocution
reciter |rɪˈsaɪtə| — someone who recites from memory
reck |rek| — To make account of; to care for; to heed; to regard; consider.
reckless |ˈrekləs| — marked by defiant disregard for danger or consequences
recklessly |ˈrekləslɪ| — in a reckless manner
recklessness |ˈrekləsnəs| — the trait of giving little thought to danger
reckling |ˈreklɪŋ| — A weak child or animal.
reckon |ˈrekən| — expect, believe, or suppose
reckoner |ˈrekənər| — an expert at calculation (or at operating calculating machines)
reckoning |ˈrekənɪŋ| — problem solving that involves numbers or quantities
reclaim |rɪˈkleɪm| — claim back
reclaimable — capable of being used again
reclamation |ˌrekləˈmeɪʃən| — the conversion of wasteland into land suitable for use of habitation or cultivation
recline |rɪˈklaɪn| — move the upper body backwards and down
recliner |rɪˈklaɪnər| — an armchair whose back can be lowered and foot can be raised to allow the sitter to recline in it
reclining |rɪˈklaɪnɪŋ| — the act of assuming or maintaining a reclining position
recluse |ˈrekluːs| — one who lives in solitude
recoat — To coat again (as with paint).
recode |riːˈkəʊd| — put into a different code; rearrange mentally
recognition |ˌrekəɡˈnɪʃn| — the state or quality of being recognized or acknowledged
recognizable |ˈrekəɡnaɪzəbl| — easily perceived; easy to become aware of
recognizance |rɪˈkɑːɡnɪzəns| — (law) a security entered into before a court with a condition to perform some act required by law; on failure to perform that act a sum is forfeited
recognize |ˈrekəɡnaɪz| — accept (someone) to be what is claimed or accept his power and authority
recognized |ˈrekəɡˌnaɪzd| — generally approved or compelling recognition
recoil |rɪˈkɔɪl| — the backward jerk of a gun when it is fired
recollect |ˌrekəˈlekt| — recall knowledge from memory; have a recollection
recollecting |ˌrekəˈlektɪŋ| — Present participle of recollect.
recollection |ˌrekəˈlekʃn| — the ability to recall past occurrences
recollections |ˌrekəˈlekʃənz| — plural form of recollection
recombination |riːˌkɒmbɪˈneɪʃ(ə)n| — (physics) a combining of charges or transfer of electrons in a gas that results in the neutralization of ions; important for ions arising from the passage of high-energy particles
recommence |ˌriːkəˈmens| — cause to start anew
recommencement — beginning again
recommend |ˌrekəˈmend| — push for something
recommendable — Capable of being recommended.
recommendation |ˌrekəmenˈdeɪʃn| — something (as a course of action) that is recommended as advisable
recommendatory |rekəˈmendətɔːriː| — Of or pertaining to a recommendation
recommended |ˌrekəˈmendəd| — simple past tense and past participle of recommend
recommit |rɪˈkɑːˌmɪt| — commit once again, as of a crime
recommitment |ˈriːkəˈmɪtmənt| — A renewal of a commitment, or an act of recommitting
recommittal |ˈriːkəˈmɪtl| — recommitment
recompense |ˈrekəmpens| — payment or reward (as for service rendered)
recompose |riːkəmˈpəʊz| — to compose again
reconcilability |ˈrekənˌsaɪləˈbɪlɪtɪ| — The property of being reconcilable.
reconcilable |ˌrekənˈsaɪləbl| — capable of being reconciled
reconcile |ˈrekənsaɪl| — make (one thing) compatible with (another)
reconcilement |ˈrekənsaɪlmənt| — The fact of being restored to cordial relations with each other; settling differences, making peace; reconciliation.
reconciliation |ˌrekənsɪlɪˈeɪʃn| — the reestablishing of cordial relations
reconciliatory — that reconciles
reconciling |ˈrekənˌsaɪlɪŋ| — tending to reconcile or accommodate; bringing into harmony
recondite |ˈrekəndaɪt| — difficult to penetrate; incomprehensible to one of ordinary understanding or knowledge
recondition |ˌriːkənˈdɪʃn| — bring into an improved condition
reconditioned |ˌrɪkənˈdɪʃənd| — simple past tense and past participle of recondition
reconditioning |ˌrɪkənˈdɪʃənɪŋ| — Present participle of recondition.
reconfiguration |rɪkənˌfɪɡjəˈreɪʃən| — A reconfigured state.
reconfigure |ˌriːkənˈfɪɡjər| — To arrange into a new configuration.
reconfirm |ˌriːkənˈfɜːrm| — confirm again
reconfirmed |ˌrɪkənˈfɜːmd| — simple past tense and past participle of reconfirm
reconnaissance |rɪˈkɑːnɪsns| — the act of reconnoitring (especially to gain information about an enemy or potential enemy)
reconnoiter — explore, often with the goal of finding something or somebody
reconnoitre |ˌrekəˈnɔɪtər| — explore, often with the goal of finding something or somebody
reconsider |ˌriːkənˈsɪdər| — consider again; give new consideration to; usually with a view to changing
reconsideration |ˌriːkənˌsɪdəˈreɪʃn| — a consideration of a topic (as in a meeting) with a view to changing an earlier decision
reconstitute |ˌriːˈkɑːnstətuːt| — construct or form anew or provide with a new structure
reconstruct |ˌriːkənˈstrʌkt| — reassemble mentally
reconstructed |ˌrɪkənˈstrəktəd| — adapted to social or economic change
reconstruction |ˌriːkənˈstrʌkʃn| — the period after the American Civil War when the southern states were reorganized and reintegrated into the Union; 1865-1877
reconstructive |ˌrɪkənˈstrəktɪv| — helping to restore to good condition
reconversion |ˈriːkənˈvɜːʃən| — action of converting something again
record |ˈrekərd| — anything (such as a document or a phonograph record or a photograph) providing permanent evidence of or information about past events
record-breaker — someone who breaks a record
record-holder |ˈrekɔːdˌhəʊldə| — someone who breaks a record
record-player |ˈrekɔːrd pleɪər| — An analogue electronic device for playing gramophone records.
recorded |rəˈkɔːrdəd| — (of securities) having the owner's name entered in a register
recorder |rɪˈkɔːrdər| — equipment for making records
recording |rɪˈkɔːrdɪŋ| — a signal that encodes something (e.g., picture or sound) that has been recorded
recordist |rɪˈkɔːrdɪst| — A person who makes sound recordings
records |rəˈkɔːrdz| — plural form of record
recount |rɪˈkaʊnt| — an additional (usually a second) count; especially of the votes in a close election
recoup |rɪˈkuːp| — reimburse or compensate (someone), as for a loss
recoupment |rɪˈkuːpmənt| — A recovery of what had been lost.
recourse |ˈriːkɔːrs| — act of turning to for assistance
recover |rɪˈkʌvər| — get or find back; recover the use of
recoverable |rɪˈkʌvərəbl| — capable of being recovered or regained
recovered |rəˈkəvərd| — freed from illness or injury
recovering |rəˈkəvərɪŋ| — returning to health after illness or debility
recovery |rɪˈkʌvərɪ| — return to an original state
recreancy |ˈrekrɪənsɪ| — The quality or state of being recreant.
recreant |ˈrekrɪənt| — an abject coward
recreate |ˌriːkrɪˈeɪt| — give new life or energy to
recreation |ˌriːkrɪˈeɪʃn| — an activity that diverts or amuses or stimulates
recreational |ˌrekrɪˈeɪʃənl| — engaged in as a pastime
recreative |ˈrekriːeɪtɪv| — Being, or pertaining to, recreation.
recrement |ˈrekrəmənt| — waste matter or dross
recriminate |rɪˌkrɪməˈneɪt| — return an accusation against someone or engage in mutual accusations; charge in return
recrimination |rɪˌkrɪmɪˈneɪʃn| — mutual accusations
recriminative |rəˈkrɪmənədɪv| — countering one charge with another
recriminatory |rɪˈkrɪmɪnətɔːrɪ| — countering one charge with another
recrudesce |ˌriːkruːˈdes| — happen
recrudescence |ˌriːkruːˈdesəns| — a return of something after a period of abatement
recrudescent — the revival of an unfortunate situation after a period of abatement
recruit |rɪˈkruːt| — a recently enlisted soldier
recruiter |rɪˈkruːtər| — someone who supplies members or employees
recruiting |rəˈkruːtɪŋ| — Present participle of recruit.
recruitment |rɪˈkruːtmənt| — the act of getting recruits; enlisting people for the army (or for a job or a cause etc.)
recta |ˈrektə| — plural form of rectum
rectal |ˈrektəl| — of or involving the rectum
rectangle |ˈrektæŋɡl| — a parallelogram with four right angles
rectangular |rekˈtæŋɡjələr| — having four right angles
rectifiable |ˈrektɪfaɪ| — capable of being repaired or rectified
rectification |ˌrektəfəˈkeɪʃən| — (chemistry) the process of refinement or purification of a substance by distillation
rectified |ˈrektəˌfaɪd| — having been put right
rectifier |ˈrektəˌfaɪər| — electrical device that transforms alternating into direct current
rectify |ˈrektɪfaɪ| — math: determine the length of
rectilineal |ˌrektɪˈlɪniːəl| — characterized by a straight line or lines
rectilinear |ˌrektɪˈlɪnɪər| — characterized by a straight line or lines
rectitude |ˈrektɪtuːd| — righteousness as a consequence of being honorable and honest
recto |ˈrektəʊ| — right-hand page
rector |ˈrektər| — a person authorized to conduct religious worship
rectorate — the office or station of a rector
rectorial |rekˈtɔːrɪəl| — Relating to a rector.
rectorship |ˈrektəʃɪp| — the office or station of a rector
rectory |ˈrektərɪ| — an official residence provided by a church for its parson or vicar or rector
rectum |ˈrektəm| — the terminal section of the alimentary canal; from the sigmoid flexure to the anus
recumbence — The act of leaning, resting, or reclining; the state of being recumbent.
recumbency |rɪˈkʌmbənsɪ| — (archaic) recumbence
recumbent |rɪˈkʌmbənt| — lying down; in a position of comfort or rest
recuperate |rɪˈkuːpəreɪt| — regain or make up for
recuperation |rɪˌkuːpəˈreɪʃn| — gradual healing (through rest) after sickness or injury
recuperative |rɪˈkuːpərətɪv| — promoting recuperation
recuperator |rɪˈkuːpəˌreɪtər| — A regenerator (heating device).
recur |rɪˈkɜːr| — happen or occur again
recurrence |rɪˈkɜːrəns| — happening again (especially at regular intervals)
recurrent |rɪˈkɜːrənt| — recurring again and again
recurring |rɪˈkɜːrɪŋ| — coming back
recursive |rɪˈkɜːrsɪv| — of or relating to a recursion
recurve |rəˈkərv| — curve or bend (something) back or down
recusancy |ˈrekjʊzənsɪ| — refusal to submit to established authority; originally the refusal of Roman Catholics to attend services of the Church of England
recusant |rəˈkjuːzənt| — someone who refuses to conform to established standards of conduct
recyclable |ˌriːˈsaɪkləbl| — capable of being used again
recycle |ˌriːˈsaɪkl| — cause to repeat a cycle
recycled |rɪˈsaɪkəld| — simple past tense and past participle of recycle
recycling |rɪˈsaɪkəlɪŋ| — used or abandoned materials for use in creating new products
red |red| — red color or pigment; the chromatic color resembling the hue of blood
red-blindness |ˈredˌblaɪndnɪs| — dichromacy characterized by lowered sensitivity to long wavelengths of light resulting in an inability to distinguish red and purplish blue
red-blooded |ˈred ˈblədəd| — endowed with or exhibiting great bodily or mental health
red-cap |ˈredkæp| — (UK, folklore) A kind of evil brownie or imp.
red-haired — Alternative form of redhaired.
red-handed |red handəd| — doing something reprehensible or showing clear evidence of having done something reprehensible
red-hot |ˈred hɑːt| — having strong sexual appeal
red-letter |ˈredˈletə| — memorable for being a special occasion
red-light |laɪt| — A warning light, especially as a traffic signal indicating "˜stop'.
red-pencil |ˈredˈpensl| — to correct written documents.
red-short |ʃɔːrt| — hot-short; brittle when red-hot; said of certain kinds of iron
red-tape |ˈredˈteɪp| — (idiomatic) Time-consuming regulations or bureaucratic procedures.
redact |rɪˈdækt| — someone who puts text into appropriate form for publication
redaction |rɪˈdækʃn| — putting something (as a literary work or a legislative bill) into acceptable form
redactor |rɪˈdæktə| — someone who puts text into appropriate form for publication
redan |rəˈdan| — A defensive fortification work in the shape of a V.
redbait |ˈredbeɪt| — (US) To attack by denouncing as a Communist.
redbaiting |ˈredˌbeɪtɪŋ| — Present participle of redbait.
redbreast |ˈredbrest| — small Old World songbird with a reddish breast
redbrick |ˈredbrɪk| — of or relating to British universities founded in the late 19th century or the 20th century
redcap |ˈredkæp| — a member of the military police in Britain
redcoat |ˈredkəʊt| — British soldier; so-called because of his red coat (especially during the American Revolution)
redden |ˈredn| — turn red, as if in embarrassment or shame
reddening |ˈredənɪŋ| — Present participle of redden.
reddish |ˈredɪʃ| — of a color at the end of the color spectrum (next to orange); resembling the color of blood or cherries or tomatoes or rubies
reddle |ˈrədl| — a red iron ore used in dyeing and marking
rede |riːd| — give an interpretation or explanation to
redeem |rɪˈdiːm| — save from sins
redeemer |rəˈdiːmər| — a teacher and prophet born in Bethlehem and active in Nazareth; his life and sermons form the basis for Christianity (circa 4 BC - AD 29)
redeeming |rəˈdiːmɪŋ| — bringing about salvation or redemption from sin
redefine |ˌriːdɪˈfaɪn| — give a new or different definition to
redefinition |rɪˌdefəˈnɪʃən| — the act of giving a new definition
redemption |rɪˈdempʃn| — (theology) the act of delivering from sin or saving from evil
redemptive |rɪˈdemptɪv| — bringing about salvation or redemption from sin
redeploy |ˌriːdɪˈplɔɪ| — deploy anew
redeployment |ˌrɪdəˌplɔɪmənt| — the withdrawal and redistribution of forces in an attempt to use them more effectively
redesign |ˌriːdɪˈzaɪn| — design anew, make a new design for
redevelopment |ˌrɪdɪˈveləpmənt| — the act of improving by renewing and restoring
redeye |ˈredaɪ| — a night flight from which the passengers emerge with eyes red from lack of sleep
redhead |ˈredhed| — someone who has red hair
redheaded |ˈredˌhedəd| — having red hair and usually fair skin
redintegrate |redˈɪntəɡreɪt| — Renew, restore to wholeness.
redirect |ˌriːdəˈrekt| — channel into a new direction
redirection |ˌrɪdəˈrekʃən| — The act of setting a new direction.
rediscover |ˌriːdɪˈskʌvər| — discover again
rediscovery |rɪdəˈskəvrɪ| — the act of discovering again
redistribute |ˌriːdɪˈstrɪbjuːt| — distribute anew
redistribution |ˌrɪdəstrəˈbjuːʃən| — distributing again
redistributive |rɪdəˈstrɪbjuːtɪv| — Of or pertaining to redistribution
redly |ˈredlɪ| — displaying a red color
redneck |ˈrednek| — a poor White person in the southern United States
redness |ˈrednəs| — a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
redo |ˌriːˈduː| — make new
redolence |ˈredələns| — a pleasingly sweet olfactory property
redolent |ˈredələnt| — serving to bring to mind
redouble |ˌriːˈdʌbl| — double in magnitude, extent, or intensity
redoubt |rɪˈdaʊt| — (military) a temporary or supplementary fortification; typically square or polygonal without flanking defenses
redoubtable |rɪˈdaʊtəbl| — inspiring fear
redoubted |rɪˈdaʊtɪd| — simple past tense and past participle of redoubt
redound |rɪˈdaʊnd| — return or recoil
redpoll |ˈredpəʊl| — small siskin-like finch with a red crown
redraft |ˈriːdræft| — a draft for the amount of a dishonored draft plus the costs and charges of drafting again
redraw |ˌriːˈdrɔː| — To draw again.
redress |rɪˈdres| — a sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury
redressable — Capable of being redressed.
redressed |rɪˈdrest| — simple past tense and past participle of redress
redshank |ˈredʃæŋk| — a common Old World wading bird with long red legs
redshift |ˈredˌʃɪft| — (astronomy) a shift in the spectra of very distant galaxies toward longer wavelengths (toward the red end of the spectrum); generally interpreted as evidence that the universe is expanding
redskin |ˈredskɪn| — (slang) offensive term for Native Americans
redstart |ˈredˌstɑːrt| — flycatching warbler of eastern North America the male having bright orange on sides and wings and tail
reduce |rɪˈduːs| — cut down on; make a reduction in
reduced |rəˈduːst| — well below normal (especially in price)
reducer — a substance capable of bringing about the reduction of another substance as it itself is oxidized; used in photography to lessen the density of a negative or print by oxidizing some of the loose silver
reducible |rɪˈduːsəbl| — capable of being reduced
reduction |rɪˈdʌkʃn| — the act of decreasing or reducing something
reductionism |rɪˈdʌkʃənɪzəm| — a theory that all complex systems can be completely understood in terms of their components
reductive |rɪˈdʌktɪv| — characterized by or causing diminution or curtailment
redundance |rɪˈdʌndəns| — the attribute of being superfluous and unneeded
redundancy |rɪˈdʌndənsɪ| — repetition of messages to reduce the probability of errors in transmission
redundant |rɪˈdʌndənt| — more than is needed, desired, or required
reduplicate |ˌriːˈduːplɪkeɪt| — form by reduplication
reduplicated |rɪˈdjuːplɪkeɪtɪd| — simple past tense and past participle of reduplicate
reduplicating |rɪˈdjuːplɪkeɪtɪŋ| — Present participle of reduplicate.
reduplication |rɪˌdjuːplɪˈkeɪʃən| — repetition of the final words of a sentence or line at the beginning of the next
reduplicative |rɪˈduːpləˌkeɪtɪv| — Formed by redoubling; reduplicate, double
redwood |ˈredwʊd| — the soft reddish wood of either of two species of sequoia trees
reed |riːd| — tall woody perennial grasses with hollow slender stems especially of the genera Arundo and Phragmites
reed-stop |ˈriːdstɒp| — (music) An organ stop having the tone of a reed instrument.
reeded |ˈriːdɪd| — Covered with reeds; reedy.
reeducate |rɪˌedʒəˌket| — To educate or teach again, especially in order to remove bad practices.
reeducation |rɪˌedjəˌkeʃən| — the act of educating again or anew so as to rehabilitate or adapt to new situations.
reedy |ˈriːdɪ| — having a tone of a reed instrument
reef |riːf| — a submerged ridge of rock or coral near the surface of the water
reef-knot |ˈriːf nɑːt| — A knot used to securely tie two pieces of rope together, or to reef sails
reefer |ˈriːfər| — marijuana leaves rolled into a cigarette for smoking
reefing |ˈriːfɪŋ| — The process of reefing (taking in a sail); an act of reefing; also used of clothing.
reefy |ˈriːfɪ| — full of submerged reefs or sandbanks or shoals
reek |riːk| — a distinctive odor that is offensively unpleasant
reeking |ˈriːkɪŋ| — wet with secreted or exuded moisture such as sweat or tears
reeky |ˈriːkɪ| — Soiled with smoke or steam; smoky; foul.
reel |riːl| — a roll of photographic film holding a series of frames to be projected by a movie projector
reeler — someone who walks unsteadily as if about to fall
reeling |ˈriːlɪŋ| — Present participle of reel.
reenforce — make stronger
reengage |ˈriːɪnˈɡeɪdʒ| — Alternative spelling of re-engage.
reentrant |riːˈentrənt| — (of angles) pointing inward
reentry |rɪˈɪntrɪ| — the act of entering again
reestablish |rɪəˈstæblɪʃ| — bring back into original existence, use, function, or position
reestablished |ˌrɪəˈstæblɪʃt| — simple past tense and past participle of reestablish
reestablishment — (uncountable) The condition of being reestablished; restoration
reeve |riːv| — female ruff
reexamination |rɪɪɡˌzæməˈneɪʃən| — (law) questioning of a witness by the party that called the witness after that witness has been subject to cross-examination
ref |ref| — (sports) the chief official (as in boxing or American football) who is expected to ensure fair play
refection |rɪˈfekʃən| — a light meal or repast
refectory |rɪˈfektrɪ| — a communal dining-hall (usually in a monastery)
refer |rɪˈfɜːr| — make reference to
referable |rɪˈfɜːrəbəl| — capable of being assigned or credited to
referee |ˌrefəˈriː| — (sports) the chief official (as in boxing or American football) who is expected to ensure fair play
reference |ˈrefrəns| — a remark that calls attention to something or someone
referenda |ˌrefəˈrendə| — plural form of referendum
referendary |ˌrefəˈrendərɪ| — (obsolete) One to whose decision a cause is referred; a referee.
referendum |ˌrefəˈrendəm| — a legislative act is referred for final approval to a popular vote by the electorate
referent |ˈref(ə)rənt| — something referred to; the object of a reference
referential |ˌrefəˈrenʃəl| — referring or pointing to something
referral |rɪˈfɜːrəl| — a person whose case has been referred to a specialist or professional group
referred |rəˈfɜːd| — simple past tense and past participle of refer
referring |rəˈfɜːrɪŋ| — Present participle of refer.
refill |ˌriːˈfɪl| — a prescription drug that is provided again
refinance |ˌriːˈfaɪnæns| — renew the financing of
refine |rɪˈfaɪn| — improve or perfect by pruning or polishing
refined |rɪˈfaɪnd| — showing a high degree of refinement and the assurance that comes from wide social experience
refinement |rɪˈfaɪnmənt| — a highly developed state of perfection; having a flawless or impeccable quality
refiner |rəˈfaɪnər| — one whose work is to refine a specific thing
refinery |rɪˈfaɪnərɪ| — an industrial plant for purifying a crude substance
refining |rəˈfaɪnɪŋ| — the process of removing impurities (as from oil or metals or sugar etc.)
refit |ˈriːfɪt| — outfitting a ship again (by repairing or replacing parts)
refitment |ˈriːˈfɪtmənt| — The act of refitting, or the state of being refitted.
reflect |rɪˈflekt| — manifest or bring back
reflectance |rɪˈflektəns| — the fraction of radiant energy that is reflected from a surface
reflected |rəˈflektəd| — (especially of incident sound or light) bent or sent back
reflecting |rəˈflektɪŋ| — causing reflection or having a device that reflects
reflection |rɪˈflekʃn| — a calm, lengthy, intent consideration
reflective |rɪˈflektɪv| — deeply or seriously thoughtful
reflectively |rɪˈflektɪvlɪ| — in a reflective manner
reflectivity |ˌriːflekˈtɪvɪtɪ| — the fraction of radiant energy that is reflected from a surface
reflector |rɪˈflektər| — device that reflects radiation
reflex |ˈriːfleks| — an automatic instinctive unlearned reaction to a stimulus
reflexes |ˈriːfleksəz| — plural form of reflex
reflexion |rɪˈflekʃn| — the phenomenon of a propagating wave (light or sound) being thrown back from a surface
reflexive |rɪˈfleksɪv| — a personal pronoun compounded with -self to show the agent's action affects the agent
reflow |ˈriːfləʊ| — (intransitive) To flow back again.
refluence — The quality of being refluent; a flowing back.
refluent |ˈrefluːənt| — flowing back
reflux |ˌriːˈflʌks| — an abnormal backward flow of body fluids
reforest |rɪˈfɔːrəst| — forest anew
reforestation |ˌrɪfɒrəˈsteɪʃən| — the restoration (replanting) of a forest that had been reduced by fire or cutting
reform |rɪˈfɔːrm| — a change for the better as a result of correcting abuses
reformable — susceptible to improvement or reform
reformation |ˌrefərˈmeɪʃn| — improvement (or an intended improvement) in the existing form or condition of institutions or practices etc.; intended to make a striking change for the better in social or political or religious affairs
reformative |riːˈfɔːrmətɪv| — tending to reform
reformatory |rɪˈfɔːrmətɔːrɪ| — correctional institution for the detention and discipline and training of young or first offenders
reformed |rəˈfɔːrmd| — of or relating to the body of Protestant Christianity arising during the Reformation; used of some Protestant churches especially Calvinist as distinct from Lutheran
reformer |rɪˈfɔːrmər| — a disputant who advocates reform
reforming |rəˈfɔːrmɪŋ| — Present participle of reform.
reformist |rɪˈfɔːrmɪst| — a disputant who advocates reform
reformulate |ˌriːˈfɔːrmjʊleɪt| — formulate or develop again, of an improved theory or hypothesis
reformulation — The act of formulating anew
refract |rɪˈfrækt| — subject to refraction
refracting |rɪˈfræktɪŋ| — Present participle of refract.
refraction |rɪˈfrækʃn| — the change in direction of a propagating wave (light or sound) when passing from one medium to another
refractive |rɪˈfræktɪv| — capable of changing the direction (of a light or sound wave)
refractor |rɪˈfræktər| — A refracting telescope.
refractoriness |rɪˈfræktərɪnɪs| — the trait of being unmanageable
refractory |rɪˈfræktərɪ| — lining consisting of material with a high melting point; used to line the inside walls of a furnace
refrain |rɪˈfreɪn| — the part of a song where a soloist is joined by a group of singers
refraining |rəˈfreɪnɪŋ| — Present participle of refrain.
refrangible |rəˈfranjəb(ə)l| — (dated) That may be refracted
refresh |rɪˈfreʃ| — refresh one's memory
refresher |rəˈfreʃər| — a fee (in addition to that marked on the brief) paid to counsel in a case that lasts more than one day
refreshing |rɪˈfreʃɪŋ| — imparting vitality and energy
refreshment |rɪˈfreʃmənt| — snacks and drinks served as a light meal
refreshments |rəˈfreʃmənts| — plural form of refreshment
refrigerant |rəˈfrɪjərənt| — any substance used to provide cooling (as in a refrigerator)
refrigerate |rɪˈfrɪdʒəreɪt| — preserve by chilling
refrigerated |rəˈfrɪdʒəˌretəd| — made or kept cold by refrigeration
refrigerating |rɪˈfrɪdʒəreɪtɪŋ| — causing cooling or freezing
refrigeration |rəˌfrɪdʒəˈreɪʃən| — the process of cooling or freezing (e.g., food) for preservative purposes
refrigerator |rɪˈfrɪdʒəreɪtər| — white goods in which food can be stored at low temperatures
refrigeratory |rɪˈfrɪdʒərəˌtɔːriː| — (dated) That which refrigerates or cools.In distillation, a vessel filled with cold water, surrounding the worm, the vapour in which is thereby condensed.
refuel |ˌriːˈfjuːəl| — provide with additional fuel, as of aircraft, ships, and cars
refuge |ˈrefjuːdʒ| — a safe place
refugee |ˌrefjʊˈdʒiː| — an exile who flees for safety
refulgence |rɪˈfʌldʒens| — the quality of being bright and sending out rays of light
refulgent |rɪˈfʌldʒənt| — radiating or as if radiating light
refund |ˈriːfʌnd| — money returned to a payer
refurbish |ˌriːˈfɜːrbɪʃ| — make brighter and prettier
refurbished |rɪˈfɜːbɪʃt| — simple past tense and past participle of refurbish
refurnish |riːˈfɜːnɪʃ| — furnish with new or different furniture
refusal |rɪˈfjuːzl| — the act of refusing
refuse |rɪˈfjuːz| — food that is discarded (as from a kitchen)
refused |rəˈfjuːzd| — simple past tense and past participle of refuse
refusing |rəˈfjuːzɪŋ| — Present participle of refuse.
refutable |rɪˈfjuːtəbəl| — able to be refuted
refutation |ˌrefjuːˈteɪʃən| — the speech act of answering an attack on your assertions
refute |rɪˈfjuːt| — overthrow by argument, evidence, or proof
refuted |rəˈfjuːtəd| — simple past tense and past participle of refute
refuting |rəˈfjuːtɪŋ| — Present participle of refute.
regain |rɪˈɡeɪn| — get or find back; recover the use of
regal |ˈriːɡl| — belonging to or befitting a supreme ruler
regale |rɪˈɡeɪl| — provide with choice or abundant food or drink
regalia |rɪˈɡeɪlɪə| — paraphernalia indicative of royalty (or other high office)
regality |rɪˈɡælɪtiː| — Royalty; sovereignty; sovereign jurisdiction.
regally |ˈriːɡəlɪ| — in a regal manner
regard |rɪˈɡɑːrd| — (usually preceded by `in') a detail or point
regardant |rɪˈɡɑːrdnt| — looking backward
regardful |rɪˈɡɑːrdfəl| — showing deference
regarding |rɪˈɡɑːrdɪŋ| — Present participle of regard.
regardless |rɪˈɡɑːrdləs| — in spite of everything; without regard to drawbacks
regards |rɪˈɡɑːrdz| — plural form of regard
regatta |rɪˈɡætə| — a meeting for boat races
regelate |ˈriːdʒəˌleɪt| — (intransitive) To undergo regelation.
regency |ˈriːdʒənsɪ| — the period of time during which a regent governs
regenerate |rɪˈdʒenəreɪt| — reestablish on a new, usually improved, basis or make new or like new
regeneration |rɪˌdʒenəˈreɪʃn| — (biology) growth anew of lost tissue or destroyed parts or organs
regenerative |rɪˈdʒenərətɪv| — That serves to regenerate
regenerator |rɪˈdʒenəˌreɪtər| — One who, or that which, regenerates.
regeneratory — Having power to renew; regenerative.
regent |ˈriːdʒənt| — members of a governing board
reggae |ˈreɡeɪ| — popular music originating in the West Indies; repetitive bass riffs and regular chords played on the off beat by a guitar
regicide |ˈredʒɪsaɪd| — someone who commits regicide; the killer of a king
regime |reɪˈʒiːm| — the organization that is the governing authority of a political unit
regimen |ˈredʒɪmən| — (medicine) a systematic plan for therapy (often including diet)
regiment |ˈredʒɪmənt| — army unit smaller than a division
regimental |ˌredʒɪˈmentl| — belonging to or concerning a regiment
regimentals |ˌrejəˈmen(t)lz| — the military uniform and insignia of a regiment
regimentation |ˌredʒəmenˈteɪʃən| — the imposition of order or discipline
region |ˈriːdʒən| — the extended spatial location of something
regional |ˈriːdʒənl| — related or limited to a particular region
regionalism |ˈriːdʒənəlɪzəm| — a feature (as a pronunciation or expression or custom) that is characteristic of a particular region
regionally |ˈriːdʒənəlɪ| — in a regional manner
register |ˈredʒɪstər| — an official written record of names or events or transactions
registered |ˈredʒɪstərd| — (of a boat or vessel) furnished with necessary official documents specifying ownership etc
registering |ˈredʒəstərɪŋ| — Present participle of register.
registrant |ˈrejəstrənt| — a person who is formally entered (along with others) in a register (and who obtains certain rights thereby)
registrar |ˌredʒɪˈstrɑːr| — a person employed to keep a record of the owners of stocks and bonds issued by the company
registration |ˌredʒɪˈstreɪʃn| — the act of enrolling
registry |ˈredʒɪstrɪ| — an official written record of names or events or transactions
regnal |ˈreɡnəl| — Of or pertaining to the reign of a monarch (pope)
regnant |ˈreɡnənt| — exercising power or authority
regorge |rɪˈɡɔːrdʒ| — eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth
regress |rɪˈɡres| — the reasoning involved when you assume the conclusion is true and reason backward to the evidence
regression |rɪˈɡreʃn| — an abnormal state in which development has stopped prematurely
regressive |rɪˈɡresɪv| — (of taxes) adjusted so that the rate decreases as the amount of income increases
regret |rɪˈɡret| — sadness associated with some wrong done or some disappointment
regretful |rɪˈɡretfl| — feeling or expressing regret or sorrow or a sense of loss over something done or undone
regretfully |rɪˈɡretfəlɪ| — with regret (used in polite formulas)
regrettable |rɪˈɡretəbl| — deserving regret
regrettably |rɪˈɡretəblɪ| — by bad luck
regretting |rɪˈɡretɪŋ| — Present participle of regret.
regroup |ˌriːˈɡruːp| — organize anew, as after a setback
regrouping |rɪˈɡruːpɪŋ| — Present participle of regroup.
regrowth — That which has been regrown after removal.
regulable |ˈreɡjʊləb(ə)l| — Of or pertaining to being controllable; able to be made subject to regulation.
regular |ˈreɡjələr| — a regular patron
regularity |ˌreɡjʊˈlærətɪ| — a property of polygons: the property of having equal sides and equal angles
regularization |ˌreɡjʊləraɪˈzeɪʃən| — the condition of having been made regular (or more regular)
regularize |ˈreɡjələraɪz| — bring into conformity with rules or principles or usage; impose regulations
regularized |ˈreɡjʊləraɪzd| — simple past tense and past participle of regularize
regularly |ˈreɡjələrlɪ| — in a regular manner
regulate |ˈreɡjʊleɪt| — fix or adjust the time, amount, degree, or rate of
regulated |ˈreɡjəˌletəd| — controlled or governed according to rule or principle or law
regulating |ˈreɡjəˌletɪŋ| — the act of controlling or directing according to rule
regulation |ˌreɡjʊˈleɪʃn| — an authoritative rule
regulations |ˌreɡjəˈleɪʃənz| — plural form of regulation
regulative |ˈreɡjəˌletɪv| — restricting according to rules or principles
regulator |ˈreɡjʊleɪtər| — any of various controls or devices for regulating or controlling fluid flow, pressure, temperature, etc.
regulatory |ˈreɡjələtɔːrɪ| — restricting according to rules or principles
regurgitate |rɪˈɡɜːrdʒɪteɪt| — pour or rush back
regurgitation |rɪˈɡɜːdʒɪteɪʃən| — backflow of blood through a defective heart valve
rehab |ˈriːhæb| — An act of rehabilitation, especially to treat the use of recreational drugs.
rehabilitate |ˌriːəˈbɪlɪteɪt| — help to readapt, as to a former state of health or good repute
rehabilitated |ˌrɪhəˈbɪləˌtetəd| — simple past tense and past participle of rehabilitate
rehabilitating |ˌrɪhəˈbɪləˌtetɪŋ| — Present participle of rehabilitate.
rehabilitation |ˌrɪhəˌbɪləˈteɪʃən| — the restoration of someone to a useful place in society
rehabilitative |ˌrɪhəˈbɪləˌtetɪv| — helping to restore to good condition
rehash |ˈriːhæʃ| — old material that is slightly reworked and used again
rehear |ˌriːˈhɪr| — hear or try a court case anew
reheard |ˌriːˈhɜːd| — past participle of rehear
rehearsal |rɪˈhɜːrsl| — a practice session in preparation for a public performance (as of a play or speech or concert)
rehearse |rɪˈhɜːrs| — engage in a rehearsal (of)
reheat |ˌriːˈhiːt| — heat again
reheated |ˌriːˈhiːtɪd| — simple past tense and past participle of reheat
rehouse |ˌriːˈhaʊz| — put up in a new or different housing
rehousing |ˌriːˈhaʊzɪŋ| — Present participle of rehouse.
Reich |ˈraɪk| — the German state
reification — regarding something abstract as a material thing
reify |ˈriːɪfaɪ| — consider an abstract concept to be real
reign |reɪn| — a period during which something or somebody is dominant or powerful
reigning |ˈreɪnɪŋ| — exercising power or authority
reimburse |ˌriːɪmˈbɜːrs| — pay back for some expense incurred
reimbursement |ˌrɪəmˈbɜːsmənt| — compensation paid (to someone) for damages or losses or money already spent etc.
rein |reɪn| — one of a pair of long straps (usually connected to the bit or the headpiece) used to control a horse
reincarnate |ˌriːɪnˈkɑːrneɪt| — be born anew in another body after death
reincarnation |ˌriːɪnkɑːrˈneɪʃn| — embodiment in a new form (especially the reappearance or a person in another form)
reindeer |ˈreɪndɪr| — Arctic deer with large antlers in both sexes; called `reindeer' in Eurasia and `caribou' in North America
reinforce |ˌriːɪnˈfɔːrs| — make stronger
reinforced |ˌrɪˌɪnˈfɔːrst| — given added strength or support
reinforcement |ˌriːɪnˈfɔːrsmənt| — a military operation (often involving new supplies of men and materiel) to strengthen a military force or aid in the performance of its mission
reinforcements |ˌrɪənˈfɔːrsmənts| — plural form of reinforcement
reinforcer — (psychology) a stimulus that strengthens or weakens the behavior that produced it
reinless |ˈreɪnlɪs| — Not having, or not governed by, reins.
reins |ˈreɪnz| — (archaic) The kidneys.
reinstate |ˌriːɪnˈsteɪt| — restore to the previous state or rank
reinstatement |ˌriːɪnˈsteɪtmənt| — the condition of being reinstated
reinsurance |ˌriːɪnˈʃʊrəns| — sharing the risk by insurance companies; part or all of the insurer's risk is assumed by other companies in return for part of the premium paid by the insured
reinsure |ˌrɪˌɪnˈʃʊr| — provide additional insurance for
reintegrate |rɪˈɪntəˌɡret| — integrate again
reintegration |rɪˈɪntəˌɡreʃən| — The condition of being reintegrated
reinterment |ˈriːɪnˈtɜːmənt| — The act of interring again after exhumation.
reinterpret |ˌriːɪnˈtɜːrprɪt| — interpret from a different viewpoint
reinterpretation |rɪˌɪnˌtərprəˈteɪʃən| — a new or different meaning
reintroduce |ˌriːɪntrəˈduːs| — introduce anew
reintroduction |rɪˌɪntrəˈdəkʃən| — an act of renewed introduction
reinvent |ˌriːɪnˈvent| — bring back into existence
reinvest |ˌriːɪnˈvest| — To invest again, give another investment.
reinvestment |ˌrɪˌɪnˈvestmənt| — (uncountable) The condition of being reinvested
reinvigorate |ˌriːɪnˈvɪɡəreɪt| — impart vigor, strength, or vitality to
reissue |ˌriːˈɪʃuː| — a publication (such as a book) that is reprinted without changes or editing and offered again for sale
reiterant — Reiterating; repeating.
reiterate |rɪˈɪtəreɪt| — to say, state, or perform again
reiteration |rɪˌɪtəˈreɪʃən| — the act of repeating over and again (or an instance thereof)
reiterative |riːˈɪtəˌreɪtɪv| — marked by iteration
reive |ɑːiːv| — Archaic spelling of reave.
reiver |ˈriːvə| — Alternative form of reaver.
reject |rɪˈdʒekt| — the person or thing that is rejected or set aside as inferior in quality
rejectamenta |rɪˌdʒektəˈmentə| — Things that are thrown away or rejected; waste, rubbish, garbage
rejected |rɪˈdʒektəd| — rebuffed (by a lover) without warning
rejectee |rɪdʒekˈtiː| — A person who has been rejected
rejection |rɪˈdʒekʃn| — the act of rejecting something
rejector |rɪˈdʒektə| — rejecter
rejig |ˌriːˈdʒɪɡ| — re-equip a factory or plant
rejoice |rɪˈdʒɔɪs| — feel happiness or joy
rejoicing |rɪˈdʒɔɪsɪŋ| — a feeling of great happiness
rejoicingly |rɪˈdʒɔɪsɪŋlɪ| — In a rejoicing manner.
rejoin |ˌriːˈdʒɔɪn| — join again
rejoinder |rɪˈdʒɔɪndər| — a quick reply to a question or remark (especially a witty or critical one)
rejuvenate |rɪˈdʒuːvəneɪt| — cause (a stream or river) to erode, as by an uplift of the land
rejuvenation |rɪˌdʒuːvəˈneɪʃən| — the phenomenon of vitality and freshness being restored
rejuvenescence |ˌriːdʒuːvɪˈnesns| — A renewal of youthful characteristics or vitality
rejuvenescent |ˌriːdʒuːvɪˈnesnt| — Becoming, or causing to become, rejuvenated.
rejuvenize — To rejuvenate.
rekindle |ˌriːˈkɪndl| — kindle anew, as of a fire
relapse |rɪˈlæps| — a failure to maintain a higher state
relate |rɪˈleɪt| — make a logical or causal connection
related |rɪˈleɪtɪd| — being connected either logically or causally or by shared characteristics
relatedness |rɪˈleɪtɪd| — a particular manner of connectedness
relation |rɪˈleɪʃn| — an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of two entities or parts together
relational |rɪˈleɪʃənl| — having a relation or being related
relations |rɪˈleɪʃənz| — mutual dealings or connections or communications among persons or groups
relationship |rɪˈleɪʃnʃɪp| — a relation between people; (`relationship' is often used where `relation' would serve, as in `the relationship between inflation and unemployment', but the preferred usage of `relationship' is for human relations or states of relatedness)
relatival |ˌreləˈtaɪvəl| — (grammar) relative
relative |ˈrelətɪv| — a person related by blood or marriage
relatively |ˈrelətɪvlɪ| — in a relative manner; by comparison to something else
relatives |ˈrelətɪvz| — plural form of relative
relativism |ˈrelətɪvɪzəm| — (philosophy) the philosophical doctrine that all criteria of judgment are relative to the individuals and situations involved
relativist |ˈrelətɪvɪzəm| — One who follows, believes or espouses relativism.
relativistic |ˌrelədəˈvɪstɪk| — relating or subject to the special or the general theory of relativity
relativity |ˌreləˈtɪvətɪ| — (physics) the theory that space and time are relative concepts rather than absolute concepts
relaunch |ˈriːlɔːntʃ| — To launch again.
relaunching |ˌriːˈlɔːrntʃɪŋ| — Present participle of relaunch.
relax |rɪˈlæks| — become less tense, rest, or take one's ease
relaxant |rɪˈlæksənt| — a drug that relaxes and relieves tension
relaxation |ˌriːlækˈseɪʃn| — (physiology) the gradual lengthening of inactive muscle or muscle fibers
relaxed |rɪˈlækst| — without strain or anxiety
relaxing |rəˈlæksɪŋ| — affording physical or mental rest
relay |ˈriːleɪ| — the act of passing something along from one person or group to another
relay-race |ˈriːleɪˈreɪs| — A sports contest, where the members of a team take turns e.g. swimming, running or skiing parts of a circuit and/or performing certain action.
release |rɪˈliːs| — merchandise issued for sale or public showing (especially a record or film)
released |rɪˈliːst| — simple past tense and past participle of release
relegate |ˈrelɪɡeɪt| — refer to another person for decision or judgment
relegation |ˌrelɪˈɡeɪʃən| — authorizing subordinates to make certain decisions
relent |rɪˈlent| — give in, as to influence or pressure
relentless |rɪˈlentləs| — not to be placated or appeased or moved by entreaty
relentlessly |rəˈlentləslɪ| — in a relentless manner
relevance |ˈreləvəns| — the relation of something to the matter at hand
relevancy |ˈreləvənsɪ| — the relation of something to the matter at hand
relevant |ˈreləvənt| — having a bearing on or connection with the subject at issue
reliability |rɪˌlaɪəˈbɪlətɪ| — the quality of being dependable or reliable
reliable |rɪˈlaɪəbl| — worthy of being depended on
reliably |rəˈlaɪəblɪ| — in a faithful manner
reliance |rɪˈlaɪəns| — certainty based on past experience
reliant |rəˈlaɪənt| — relying on another for support
relic |ˈrelɪk| — an antiquity that has survived from the distant past
relics |ˈrelɪks| — plural form of relic
relict |ˈrelɪkt| — an organism or species surviving as a remnant of an otherwise extinct flora or fauna in an environment much changed from that in which it originated
reliction |rɪˈlɪkʃən| — the gradual loss of water from a river, lake etc to leave permanent dry land
relief |rɪˈliːf| — the feeling that comes when something burdensome is removed or reduced
relieve |rɪˈliːv| — provide physical relief, as from pain
reliever |rɪˈliːvər| — someone who takes the place of another (as when things get dangerous or difficult)
relievo |rɪˈliːvəʊ| — sculpture consisting of shapes carved on a surface so as to stand out from the surrounding background
relight |ˈriːˈlaɪt| — to light or kindle anew
religion |rɪˈlɪdʒən| — a strong belief in a supernatural power or powers that control human destiny
religioner |riːˈlɪdʒənər| — (dated) A religious zealot; a religionist.
religionism |rəˈlɪjəˌnɪzəm| — exaggerated religious zealotry
religionist |rɪˈlɪdʒəˌnɪst| — a person addicted to religion or a religious zealot
religiosity |rəˌlɪdʒɪˈɑːsətɪ| — exaggerated or affected piety and religious zeal
religious |rɪˈlɪdʒəs| — a member of a religious order who is bound by vows of poverty and chastity and obedience
religiously |rɪˈlɪdʒəslɪ| — by religion
religiousness |rɪˈlɪdʒəs| — piety by virtue of being devout
relinquish |rɪˈlɪŋkwɪʃ| — part with a possession or right
relinquishment — a verbal act of renouncing a claim or right or position etc.
reliquary |ˈrelɪkwerɪ| — a container where religious relics are stored or displayed (especially relics of saints)
relish |ˈrelɪʃ| — vigorous and enthusiastic enjoyment
relive |ˌriːˈlɪv| — experience again, often in the imagination
reload |ˌriːˈləʊd| — load anew
reloading |ˌriːˈləʊdɪŋ| — Present participle of reload.
relocate |ˌriːˈləʊkeɪt| — become established in a new location
relocation |ˌriːləʊˈkeɪʃən| — the transportation of people (as a family or colony) to a new settlement (as after an upheaval of some kind)
reluctance |rɪˈlʌktəns| — (physics) opposition to magnetic flux (analogous to electric resistance)
reluctant |rɪˈlʌktənt| — unwillingness to do something contrary to your custom
reluctantly |rəˈləktəntlɪ| — with reluctance
reluctivity |ˌreləkˈtɪvɪtiː| — (physics) the resistance of a material to the establishment of a magnetic field in it
relume |rɪˈluːm| — To rekindle; to light.
rely |rɪˈlaɪ| — have faith or confidence in
rem |rem| — a recurring sleep state during which dreaming occurs; a state of rapidly shifting eye movements during sleep
remade |ˌriːˈmeɪd| — Simple past tense and past participle of remake.
remain |rɪˈmeɪn| — stay the same; remain in a certain state
remainder |rɪˈmeɪndər| — something left after other parts have been taken away
remaining |rɪˈmeɪnɪŋ| — not used up
remains |rɪˈmeɪnz| — any object that is left unused or still extant
remake |ˈriːmeɪk| — creation that is created again or anew
reman |riːˈmæn| — To supply with new personnel.
remand |rɪˈmænd| — the act of sending an accused person back into custody to await trial (or the continuation of the trial)
remark |rɪˈmɑːrk| — a statement that expresses a personal opinion or belief or adds information
remarkable |rɪˈmɑːrkəbl| — unusual or striking
remarkably |rəˈmɑːrkəblɪ| — to a remarkable degree or extent
remarks |rəˈmɑːrks| — plural form of remark
remarriage |rɪˈmerɪdʒ| — the act of marrying again
remarry |ˌriːˈmærɪ| — marry, not for the first time
remediable |rɪˈmiːdɪəbl| — capable of being remedied or redressed
remedial |rɪˈmiːdɪəl| — tending or intended to rectify or improve
remediate |rɪˈmiːdɪət| — set straight or right
remediation |rɪˌmiːdɪˈeɪʃn| — act of correcting an error or a fault or an evil
remediless |ˈremɪdiːlɪs| — Not having a remedy; not capable of being remedied. [from 16th c.]
remedy |ˈremədɪ| — act of correcting an error or a fault or an evil
remelt — melt again, after having thawed
remember |rɪˈmembər| — recall knowledge from memory; have a recollection
remembrance |rɪˈmembrəns| — the ability to recall past occurrences
remembrancer |rəˈmembrənsər| — A person who reminds someone
remembrances |rəˈmembrənsəz| — plural form of remembrance
remilitarization |ˌriːˌmɪlɪtəraɪˈzeɪʃən| — the act of militarizing again
remilitarize |ˌriːˈmɪlɪtəraɪz| — militarize anew
remind |rɪˈmaɪnd| — put in the mind of someone
reminder |rɪˈmaɪndər| — a message that helps you remember something
remindful |riːˈmaɪndfʊl| — serving to bring to mind
remineralize |riːˈmɪn(ə)r(ə)laɪz| — To restore the mineral content (after demineralization).
reminisce |ˌremɪˈnɪs| — recall the past
reminiscence |ˌremɪˈnɪsns| — a mental impression retained and recalled from the past
reminiscences |ˌreməˈnɪsənsəz| — plural form of reminiscence
reminiscent |ˌremɪˈnɪsnt| — serving to bring to mind
reminiscing |ˌreməˈnɪsɪŋ| — Present participle of reminisce.
remise |rɪˈmaɪz| — an expensive or high-class hackney
remiss |rɪˈmɪs| — failing in what duty requires
remissible |rəˈmɪsəb(ə)l| — Capable of being remitted or forgiven.
remission |rɪˈmɪʃn| — an abatement in intensity or degree (as in the manifestations of a disease)
remissive |rɪˈmɪsɪv| — Remitting; forgiving; abating.
remissness |rɪˈmɪsnəs| — the quality of being lax and neglectful
remit |ˈriːmɪt| — the topic that a person, committee, or piece of research is expected to deal with or has authority to deal with
remittal — a payment of money sent to a person in another place
remittance |rɪˈmɪtns| — a payment of money sent to a person in another place
remittance-man |rɪˈmɪtənsmæn| — An unwanted or underachieving man, or occasionally a youngest son, sent by relatives to a distant land and sent regular remittances of upkeep money, in order that he doesn't come back.
remittee |rɪmɪˈtiː| — The person to whom a remittance is sent
remittent |rəˈmɪtnt| — (of a disease) characterized by periods of diminished severity
remitter |rɪˈmɪtər| — One who remits, or makes remittance.
remnant |ˈremnənt| — a small part or portion that remains after the main part no longer exists
remodel |ˌriːˈmɑːdl| — do over, as of (part of) a house
remold |rɪˈmɒld| — cast again
remonstrance |rɪˈmɑːnstrəns| — the act of expressing earnest opposition or protest
remonstrant |rɪˈmɑːnstrənt| — One who remonstrates or issues remonstrances; One who formally protests, or issues such (usually written) protestations.
remonstrate |rɪˈmɑːnstreɪt| — argue in protest or opposition
remontant |rɪˈmɑːntənt| — (botany, especially of cultivated roses) that flowers more than once in each season.
remorse |rɪˈmɔːrs| — a feeling of deep regret (usually for some misdeed)
remorseful |rɪˈmɔːrsfl| — feeling or expressing pain or sorrow for sins or offenses
remorseless |rɪˈmɔːrsləs| — without mercy or pity
remote |rɪˈməʊt| — a device that can be used to control a machine or apparatus from a distance
remotely |rɪˈməʊtlɪ| — in a remote manner
remoteness |rɪˈməʊtnəs| — the property of being remote
remould |ˌriːˈməʊld| — cast again
remount |ˌriːˈmaʊnt| — a fresh horse especially (formerly) to replace one killed or injured in battle
removability |rɪˌmuːvəˈbɪlɪtɪ| — The state of being removable.
removable |rɪˈmʊvəbəl| — able to be obliterated completely
removal |rɪˈmuːvl| — the act of removing
remove |rɪˈmuːv| — degree of figurative distance or separation
removed |rɪˈmuːvd| — separated in relationship by a given degree of descent
remover |rəˈmuːvər| — a solvent that removes a substance (usually from a surface)
remunerate |rɪˈmjuːnəreɪt| — make payment to; compensate
remunerating |rɪˈmjuːnəreɪtɪŋ| — Present participle of remunerate.
remuneration |rɪˌmjuːnəˈreɪʃn| — something that remunerates
remunerative |rɪˈmjuːnərətɪv| — for which money is paid
renaissance |ˈrenəsɑːns| — the period of European history at the close of the Middle Ages and the rise of the modern world; a cultural rebirth from the 14th through the middle of the 17th centuries
renal |ˈriːnl| — of or relating to the kidneys
rename |ˌriːˈneɪm| — assign a new name to
renascence |rɪˈnæsns| — the period of European history at the close of the Middle Ages and the rise of the modern world; a cultural rebirth from the 14th through the middle of the 17th centuries
renascent |rɪˈnæsnt| — rising again as to new life and vigor
rencontre |renˈkɑːntər| — (now rare) A chance meeting or encounter.
rencounter |ˌrenˈkaʊn(t)ər| — (archaic) To meet, encounter, come into contact with.
rend |rend| — tear or be torn violently
render |ˈrendər| — a substance similar to stucco but exclusively applied to masonry walls
rendering |ˈrendərɪŋ| — a performance of a musical composition or a dramatic role etc.
rendezvous |ˈrɑːndɪvuː| — a meeting planned at a certain time and place
rendition |renˈdɪʃn| — a performance of a musical composition or a dramatic role etc.
renegade |ˈrenɪɡeɪd| — someone who rebels and becomes an outlaw
renegado |ˌrenɪˈɡeɪdəʊ| — Archaic form of renegade.
renege |rɪˈneɡ| — the mistake of not following suit when able to do so
renegotiate |riːnɪˈɡəʊʃɪeɪt| — negociate anew
renew |rɪˈnuː| — reestablish on a new, usually improved, basis or make new or like new
renewable |rɪˈnuːəbl| — capable of being renewed; replaceable
renewal |rɪˈnuːəl| — the conversion of wasteland into land suitable for use of habitation or cultivation
renewed |rəˈnuːd| — restored to a new condition
renitent — resistant to physical pressure; unyielding
rennet |ˈrenɪt| — a substance that curdles milk in making cheese and junket
renounce |rɪˈnaʊns| — give up, such as power, as of monarchs and emperors, or duties and obligations
renounced |ˌrɪˈnaʊnst| — simple past tense and past participle of renounce
renouncement |rɪˈnaʊnsmənt| — an act (spoken or written) declaring that something is surrendered or disowned
renouncing |ˌrɪˈnaʊnsɪŋ| — Present participle of renounce.
renovate |ˈrenəveɪt| — restore to a previous or better condition
renovated |ˈrenəˌvetəd| — simple past tense and past participle of renovate
renovation |ˌrenəˈveɪʃn| — the act of improving by renewing and restoring
renovator |ˈrenəˌvetər| — a skilled worker who is employed to restore or refinish buildings or antique furniture
renown |rɪˈnaʊn| — the state or quality of being widely honored and acclaimed
renowned |rɪˈnaʊnd| — widely known and esteemed
rent |rent| — a payment or series of payments made by the lessee to an owner for use of some property, facility, equipment, or service
rent-free |rent ˈfriː| — without paying rent
rent-roll |ˈrent rəʊl| — a register of rents; includes the names of tenants and the amount of rent they pay
rentable |ˈren(t)əb(ə)l| — that is able or fit be rented
rental |ˈrentl| — property that is leased or rented out or let
rented |ˈrentəd| — simple past tense and past participle of rent
renter |ˈrentər| — someone who pays rent to use land or a building or a car that is owned by someone else
rentier |ˈrɑːntjeɪ| — someone whose income is from property rents or bond interest and other investments
renumber |riːˈnʌmbər| — To number again, to assign new numbers to.
renunciation |rɪˌnʌnsɪˈeɪʃn| — rejecting or disowning or disclaiming as invalid
renunciative |riːˈnʌnsiːətɪv| — used especially of behavior
renunciatory |rɪˈnʌnsiːəˌtɔːriː| — Serving to renounce; rebellious, contrary.
reopen |ˌriːˈəʊpən| — open again or anew
reorder |ˌriːˈɔːrdər| — a repeated order for the same merchandise
reorganise — organize anew, as after a setback
reorganization |ˌrɪɔːrɡənəˈzeɪʃən| — the imposition of a new organization; organizing differently (often involving extensive and drastic changes)
reorganize |rɪˈɔːrɡənaɪz| — organize anew
reorientation |riːˌɔːrɪenˈteɪʃən| — a fresh orientation; a changed set of attitudes and beliefs
rep |rep| — informal abbreviation of `representative'
repaid |rɪˈpeɪd| — Simple past tense and past participle of repay.
repair |rɪˈper| — the act of putting something in working order again
repairable |rɪˈperəbl| — Able to be repaired.
repaired |rəˈperd| — simple past tense and past participle of repair
repairer |rɪˈpeərər| — a skilled worker who mends or repairs things
repairman |rɪˈpermæn| — a skilled worker whose job is to repair things
repairs |rəˈperz| — plural form of repair
reparable |ˈrep(ə)rəb(ə)l| — capable of being repaired or rectified
reparation |ˌrepəˈreɪʃn| — compensation (given or received) for an insult or injury
reparations |ˌrepəˈreɪʃənz| — plural form of reparation
repartee |ˌrepɑːrˈtiː| — adroitness and cleverness in reply
repartition |riːpɑːˈtɪʃ(ə)n| — a distribution or apportioning of something
repast |rɪˈpæst| — the food served and eaten at one time
repatriable |riːˈpætrɪəbl| — Capable of being repatriated.
repatriate |ˌriːˈpeɪtrɪeɪt| — a person who has returned to the country of origin or whose citizenship has been restored
repatriation |rɪˌpetrɪˈeɪʃən| — the act of returning to the country of origin
repay |rɪˈpeɪ| — pay back
repayable |rɪˈpeɪəbəl| — subject to repayment
repayment |rɪˈpeɪmənt| — the act of returning money received previously
repeal |rɪˈpiːl| — the act of abrogating; an official or legal cancellation
repealer |rɪˈpiːlə| — One who repeals.
repeat |rɪˈpiːt| — an event that repeats
repeatability — the property or quality of being repeatable
repeatable |rəˈpiːtəbəl| — able or fit to be repeated or quoted
repeated |rɪˈpiːtɪd| — recurring again and again
repeatedly |rɪˈpiːtɪdlɪ| — several time
repeater |rɪˈpiːtər| — a person who repeats
repeating |rəˈpiːtɪŋ| — the act of doing or performing again
repel |rɪˈpel| — cause to move back by force or influence
repellent |rɪˈpelənt| — a compound with which fabrics are treated to repel water
repent |rɪˈpent| — turn away from sin or do penitence
repentance |rɪˈpentəns| — remorse for your past conduct
repentant |rɪˈpentənt| — feeling or expressing remorse for misdeeds
repercussion |ˌriːpərˈkʌʃn| — a remote or indirect consequence of some action
repertoire |ˈrepərtwɑːr| — the entire range of skills or aptitudes or devices used in a particular field or occupation
repertory |ˈrepərtɔːrɪ| — a storehouse where a stock of things is kept
repetition |ˌrepəˈtɪʃn| — an event that repeats
repetitious |ˌrepəˈtɪʃəs| — characterized by repetition
repetitive |rɪˈpetətɪv| — repetitive and persistent
rephrase |ˌriːˈfreɪz| — express the same message in different words
repine |rɪˈpaɪn| — express discontent
replace |rɪˈpleɪs| — substitute a person or thing for (another that is broken or inefficient or lost or no longer working or yielding what is expected)
replaceability — exchangeability by virtue of being replaceable
replaceable |rɪˈpleɪsəbl| — capable of being replaced
replacement |rɪˈpleɪsmənt| — the act of furnishing an equivalent person or thing in the place of another
replant |rɪˈplænt| — plant again or anew
replay |ˈriːpleɪ| — something (especially a game) that is played again
replenish |rɪˈplenɪʃ| — fill something that had previously been emptied
replenishment |rəˈplenɪʃmənt| — filling again by supplying what has been used up
replete |rɪˈpliːt| — fill to satisfaction
repletion |rɪˈpliːʃən| — the state of being satisfactorily full and unable to take on more
replica |ˈreplɪkə| — copy that is not the original; something that has been copied
replicate |ˈreplɪkeɪt| — bend or turn backward
replication |ˌreplɪˈkeɪʃn| — the act of making copies
reply |rɪˈplaɪ| — a statement (either spoken or written) that is made to reply to a question or request or criticism or accusation
report |rɪˈpɔːrt| — a written document describing the findings of some individual or group
reportage |rɪˈpɔːrtɪdʒ| — the news as presented by reporters for newspapers or radio or television
reported |ˌrɪˈpɔːrtəd| — made known or told about; especially presented in a formal account
reportedly |rɪˈpɔːrtɪdlɪ| — according to reports or other information
reporter |rɪˈpɔːrtər| — a person who investigates and reports or edits news stories
reporting |rɪˈpɔːrtɪŋ| — the news as presented by reporters for newspapers or radio or television
reposal |rɪˈpəʊzəl| — The act or state of reposing.
repose |rɪˈpəʊz| — freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility)
reposeful |rɪˈpəʊzfəl| — affording physical or mental rest
reposition |ˌrɪpəˈzɪʃən| — depositing in a warehouse
repository |rɪˈpɑːzətɔːrɪ| — a facility where things can be deposited for storage or safekeeping
repousse |rəpuːˈseɪ| — A metalworking technique in which a malleable metal is ornamented or shaped by hammering from the reverse side.
repp |ˈrep| — a fabric with prominent rounded crosswise ribs
reprehend |ˌreprəˈhend| — express strong disapproval of
reprehending |ˌreprɪˈhendɪŋ| — Present participle of reprehend.
reprehensibility — being reprehensible; worthy of and deserving reprehension or reproof
reprehensible |ˌreprɪˈhensəbl| — bringing or deserving severe rebuke or censure
reprehension |ˌreprɪˈhenʃən| — an act or expression of criticism and censure
represent |ˌreprɪˈzent| — take the place of or be parallel or equivalent to
representation |ˌreprɪzenˈteɪʃn| — a presentation to the mind in the form of an idea or image
representational |ˌreprɪzenˈteɪʃnl| — (used especially of art) depicting objects, figures,or scenes as seen
representative |ˌreprɪˈzentətɪv| — a person who represents others
representativeness — The state or quality of being accurately representative of something.
represented |ˌreprəˈzentəd| — represented accurately or precisely
representing |ˌreprəˈzentɪŋ| — Present participle of represent.
repress |rɪˈpres| — put down by force or intimidation
repressed |rɪˈprest| — characterized by or showing the suppression of impulses or emotions
represser |rɪˈpresə| — an agent that represses
repressing |rɪˈpresɪŋ| — restrictive of action
repression |rɪˈpreʃn| — a state of forcible subjugation
repressive |rɪˈpresɪv| — restrictive of action
repressor |rəˈpresər| — an agent that represses
reprieve |rɪˈpriːv| — a (temporary) relief from harm or discomfort
reprimand |ˈreprɪmænd| — an act or expression of criticism and censure
reprimanding |ˈreprɪmɑːndɪŋ| — Present participle of reprimand.
reprint |ˌriːˈprɪnt| — a publication (such as a book) that is reprinted without changes or editing and offered again for sale
reprisal |rɪˈpraɪzl| — a retaliatory action against an enemy in wartime
reprise |rɪˈpriːz| — repeat an earlier theme of a composition
repro |ˈriːprəʊ| — Abbreviation of reproduction.
reproach |rɪˈprəʊtʃ| — a mild rebuke or criticism
reproachful |rɪˈprəʊtʃfl| — expressing reproof or reproach especially as a corrective
reproachfully |rɪˈprəʊtʃfəlɪ| — in a reproving or reproachful manner
reprobate |ˈreprəbeɪt| — a person without moral scruples
reprobation |ˌreprəˈbeɪʃən| — rejection by God; the state of being condemned to eternal misery in Hell
reprocess |riːˈprɑːses| — use again after processing
reprocessed |rɪˈprɒsest| — simple past tense and past participle of reprocess
reproduce |ˌriːprəˈduːs| — make a copy or equivalent of
reproducer |ˌriːprəˈdjuːsər| — an audio system that can reproduce and amplify signals to produce sound
reproducible |ˌriːprəˈdjuːsəbəl| — capable of being reproduced
reproducing |ˌrɪprəˈduːsɪŋ| — Present participle of reproduce.
reproduction |ˌriːprəˈdʌkʃn| — the process of generating offspring
reproductive |ˌriːprəˈdʌktɪv| — producing new life or offspring
reproof |rɪˈpruːf| — an act or expression of criticism and censure
reprove |rɪˈpruːv| — take to task
reprover |rɪˈpruːvə| — someone who finds fault or imputes blame
reproving |rɪˈpruːvɪŋ| — expressing reproof or reproach especially as a corrective
reptile |ˈreptaɪl| — any cold-blooded vertebrate of the class Reptilia including tortoises, turtles, snakes, lizards, alligators, crocodiles, and extinct forms
reptilian |repˈtɪlɪən| — any cold-blooded vertebrate of the class Reptilia including tortoises, turtles, snakes, lizards, alligators, crocodiles, and extinct forms
republic |rɪˈpʌblɪk| — a political system in which the supreme power lies in a body of citizens who can elect people to represent them
republican |rɪˈpʌblɪkən| — a member of the Republican Party
republicanism |rəˈpəblɪkəˌnɪzəm| — the political orientation of those who hold that a republic is the best form of government
repudiate |rɪˈpjuːdɪeɪt| — cast off
repudiation |rɪˌpjuːdɪˈeɪʃn| — rejecting or disowning or disclaiming as invalid
repugnance |rɪˈpʌɡnəns| — intense aversion
repugnancy |rɪˈpʌɡnənsɪ| — The quality or property of being repugnant.
repugnant |rɪˈpʌɡnənt| — offensive to the mind
repulse |rɪˈpʌls| — an instance of driving away or warding off
repulsion |rɪˈpʌlʃn| — the force by which bodies repel one another
repulsive |rɪˈpʌlsɪv| — offensive to the mind
repurchase |rɪˈpɜːtʃəs| — the act of purchasing back something previously sold
reputable |ˈrepjətəbl| — having a good reputation
reputation |ˌrepjʊˈteɪʃn| — the state of being held in high esteem and honor
repute |rɪˈpjuːt| — the state of being held in high esteem and honor
reputed |rɪˈpjʊtɪd| — Simple past tense and past participle of repute.
reputedly |rɪˈpjuːtɪdlɪ| — by repute; according to general belief
request |rɪˈkwest| — a formal message requesting something that is submitted to an authority
requested |rɪˈkwestəd| — asked for
requiem |ˈrekwɪəm| — a song or hymn of mourning composed or performed as a memorial to a dead person
require |rɪˈkwaɪər| — require as useful, just, or proper
required |rɪˈkwaɪərd| — necessary for relief or supply
requirement |rɪˈkwaɪərmənt| — required activity
requiring |rɪˈkwaɪərɪŋ| — Present participle of require.
requisite |ˈrekwɪzɪt| — anything indispensable
requisition |ˌrekwɪˈzɪʃn| — the act of requiring; an authoritative request or demand, especially by a military or public authority that takes something over (usually temporarily) for military or public use
requital |rɪˈkwaɪtəl| — a justly deserved penalty
requite |rɪˈkwaɪt| — make repayment for or return something
reread |ˈriːˈriːd| — read anew; read again
rerecorded — simple past tense and past participle of rerecord
reroute |ˌriːˈruːt| — To change the route taken by something
rerun |ˈriːrʌn| — a program that is broadcast again
resale |ˈriːseɪl| — the selling of something purchased
reschedule |ˌriːˈskedʒuːl| — assign a new time and place for an event
rescind |rɪˈsɪnd| — cancel officially
rescission |rɪˈsɪʒn| — (law) the act of rescinding; the cancellation of a contract and the return of the parties to the positions they would have had if the contract had not been made
rescript |ˈriːskrɪpt| — a reply by a Pope to an inquiry concerning a point of law or morality
rescue |ˈreskjuː| — recovery or preservation from loss or danger
rescuer |ˈreˌskjuːər| — a person who rescues you from harm or danger
rescuing |ˈreskjuːɪŋ| — Present participle of rescue.
research |rɪˈsɜːrtʃ| — systematic investigation to establish facts
researcher |ˈriːsərtʃər| — a scientist who devotes himself to doing research
researching |rɪˈsɜːtʃɪŋ| — Present participle of research.
reseat |ˌriːˈsiːt| — provide with a new seat
resect |rɪˈsekt| — surgically remove a part of a structure or an organ
resection |rɪˈsekʃən| — surgical removal of part of a structure or organ
reseda |reˈseɪdə| — any plant of the genus Reseda
resell |ˌriːˈsel| — sell (something) again after having bought it
resemblance |rɪˈzembləns| — similarity in appearance or external or superficial details
resemblant — Having a resemblance (to).
resemble |rɪˈzembl| — appear like; be similar or bear a likeness to
resembling |rəˈzembəlɪŋ| — Present participle of resemble.
resent |rɪˈzent| — feel bitter or indignant about
resentful |rɪˈzentfl| — full of or marked by resentment or indignant ill will
resentfully |rɪˈzentfəlɪ| — with resentment; in a resentful manner
resentment |rɪˈzentmənt| — a feeling of deep and bitter anger and ill-will
reservation |ˌrezərˈveɪʃn| — a district that is reserved for particular purpose
reserve |rɪˈzɜːrv| — formality and propriety of manner
reserved |rɪˈzɜːrvd| — set aside for the use of a particular person or party
reservedly |rɪˈzɜːvɪdlɪ| — with reserve; in a reserved manner
reservist |rɪˈzɜːrvɪst| — a member of a military reserve
reservoir |ˈrezərvwɑːr| — a large or extra supply of something
reset |ˌriːˈset| — device for resetting instruments or controls
resettle |ˌriːˈsetl| — settle in a new place
resettlement |rɪˈsetəlmənt| — the transportation of people (as a family or colony) to a new settlement (as after an upheaval of some kind)
reshape |ˌriːˈʃeɪp| — shape anew or differently
reshuffle |ˈriːʃʌfl| — a redistribution of something
reside |rɪˈzaɪd| — make one's home in a particular place or community
residence |ˈrezɪdəns| — any address at which you dwell more than temporarily
residency |ˈrezɪdənsɪ| — the act of dwelling in a place
resident |ˈrezɪdənt| — someone who lives at a particular place for a prolonged period or who was born there
residential |ˌrezɪˈdenʃl| — used or designed for residence or limited to residences
residentiary |rezɪˈdenʃəriː| — Of, pertaining to, or having residence (especially official residence)
residua |rəˈzɪjəwə| — plural form of residuum
residual |rɪˈzɪdʒʊəl| — something left after other parts have been taken away
residuals |rəˈzɪdʒuːəlz| — plural form of residual
residuary |rɪˈzɪdʒʊerɪ| — entitled to the residue of an estate (after payment of debts and specific gifts)
residue |ˈrezɪduː| — matter that remains after something has been removed
residuum |rɪˈzɪdjʊəm| — something left after other parts have been taken away
resign |rɪˈzaɪn| — leave (a job, post, or position) voluntarily
resignation |ˌrezɪɡˈneɪʃn| — acceptance of despair
resigned |rɪˈzaɪnd| — Characterized by resignation or acceptance.
resignedly |rɪˈzaɪnədlɪ| — with resignation and acceptance; in a resigned manner
resilience |rɪˈzɪlɪəns| — the physical property of a material that can return to its original shape or position after deformation that does not exceed its elastic limit
resiliency |rəˈzɪljənsɪ| — an occurrence of rebounding or springing back
resilient |rɪˈzɪlɪənt| — recovering readily from adversity, depression, or the like
resin |ˈrezn| — any of a class of solid or semisolid viscous substances obtained either as exudations from certain plants or prepared by polymerization of simple molecules
resinous |ˈrezɪnəs| — having the characteristics of pitch or tar
resist |rɪˈzɪst| — elude, especially in a baffling way
resistance |rɪˈzɪstəns| — the action of opposing something that you disapprove or disagree with
resistant |rɪˈzɪstənt| — relating to or conferring immunity (to disease or infection)
resistible |rɪˈzɪstəbəl| — capable of being resisted or withstood or frustrated
resistive |rɪˈzɪstɪv| — disposed to or engaged in defiance of established authority
resistivity |ˌrɪzɪˈstɪvɪtɪ| — a material's opposition to the flow of electric current; measured in ohms
resistless |rəˈzɪstləs| — offering no resistance
resistor |rɪˈzɪstər| — an electrical device that resists the flow of electrical current
resit |ˈriːsɪt| — To take an examination for a second time, after first failing.
resold |riːˈsəʊld| — simple past tense and past participle of resell
resole |ˌriːˈsəʊl| — put a new sole on
resoluble |riːˈsɑːljəbəl| — Able to be resolved
resolute |ˈrezəluːt| — characterized by quickness and firmness
resolutely |ˈrezəˌluːtlɪ| — showing firm determination or purpose
resoluteness |ˈrezəluːtnəs| — the trait of being resolute
resolution |ˌrezəˈluːʃn| — a formal expression by a meeting; agreed to by a vote
resolvable |rɪˈzɒlvəbəl| — capable of being solved
resolve |rɪˈzɑːlv| — the trait of being resolute
resolved |rɪˈzɑːlvd| — determined
resolvent |riːˈzɑːlvənt| — a liquid substance capable of dissolving other substances
resonance |ˈrezənəns| — an excited state of a stable particle causing a sharp maximum in the probability of absorption of electromagnetic radiation
resonant |ˈrezənənt| — characterized by resonance
resonate |ˈrezəneɪt| — sound with resonance
resonating |ˈrezəˌnetɪŋ| — characterized by resonance
resonator |ˈrezəneɪtər| — a hollow chamber whose dimensions allow the resonant oscillation of electromagnetic or acoustic waves
resort |rɪˈzɔːrt| — a hotel located in a resort area
resound |rɪˈzaʊnd| — ring or echo with sound
resounding |rɪˈzaʊndɪŋ| — characterized by resonance
resource |ˈriːsɔːrs| — available source of wealth; a new or reserve supply that can be drawn upon when needed
resourceful |rɪˈsɔːrsfl| — having inner resources; adroit or imaginative
resourcefulness |rɪˈsɔːrsfəlnəs| — the quality of being able to cope with a difficult situation
resources |ˈriːsɔːrsəz| — plural form of resource
respect |rɪˈspekt| — (usually preceded by `in') a detail or point
respectability |rɪˌspektəˈbɪlətɪ| — honorableness by virtue of being respectable and having a good reputation
respectable |rɪˈspektəbl| — deserving of esteem and respect
respectably |rɪˈspektəblɪ| — to a tolerably worthy extent
respected |rəˈspektəd| — receiving deferential regard
respecter |rɪˈspektər| — a person who respects someone or something; usually used in the negative
respectful |rɪˈspektfl| — feeling or manifesting veneration
respectfully |rəˈspektfəlɪ| — in a respectful manner
respectfulness |rɪˈspektfəlnes| — courteous regard for people's feelings
respecting |rɪˈspektɪŋ| — Present participle of respect.
respective |rɪˈspektɪv| — considered individually
respectively |rɪˈspektɪvlɪ| — in the order given
respects |rəˈspekts| — (often used with `pay') a formal expression of esteem
respiration |ˌrespəˈreɪʃn| — the metabolic processes whereby certain organisms obtain energy from organic molecules; processes that take place in the cells and tissues during which energy is released and carbon dioxide is produced and absorbed by the blood to be transported to the lu
respirator |ˈrespəreɪtər| — a breathing device for administering long-term artificial respiration
respiratory |ˈrespərətɔːrɪ| — pertaining to respiration
respire |rɪˈspaɪər| — breathe easily again, as after exertion or anxiety
respite |ˈrespɪt| — a (temporary) relief from harm or discomfort
resplendence |rɪˈsplendəns| — brilliant radiant beauty
resplendency |rɪˈsplendənsɪ| — brilliant radiant beauty
resplendent |rɪˈsplendənt| — having great beauty and splendor
resplendently |rɪˈsplendəntlɪ| — in an impressively beautiful manner
respond |rɪˈspɑːnd| — show a response or a reaction to something
respondent |rɪˈspɑːndənt| — the codefendant (especially in a divorce proceeding) who is accused of adultery with the corespondent
responder |rəˈspɑːndər| — someone who responds
responding |rəˈspɑːndɪŋ| — Present participle of respond.
response |rɪˈspɑːns| — a result
responsibility |rɪˌspɑːnsəˈbɪlətɪ| — the social force that binds you to the courses of action demanded by that force
responsible |rɪˈspɑːnsəbl| — being the agent or cause
responsibly |rəˈspɑːnsəblɪ| — in a responsible manner
responsive |rɪˈspɑːnsɪv| — reacting to a stimulus
responsiveness |rəˈspɑːnsɪvnəs| — responsive to stimulation
rest |rest| — something left after other parts have been taken away
rest-cure |ˈrest kjʊər| — rest as a medical treatment for stress or anxiety etc.
rest-harrow |ˈrestˌhærəʊ| — Eurasian plant having loose racemes of pink or purple flowers and spiny stems and tough roots
rest-home |ˈrest həʊm| — A place of residence for people who require constant nursing care and have significant deficiencies with activities of daily living, such as the elderly and younger adults with physical disabilities.
rest-room |ˈrestrʊm| — Alternative spelling of restroom.
restart |ˈriːstɑːrt| — start an engine again, for example
restate |ˌriːˈsteɪt| — to say, state, or perform again
restatement |rɪˈsteɪtmənt| — a revised statement
restaurant |ˈrestrɑːnt| — a building where people go to eat
restaurateur |ˌrestərəˈtɜːr| — the proprietor of a restaurant
rested |ˈrestəd| — not tired; refreshed as by sleeping or relaxing
restful |ˈrestfl| — affording physical or mental rest
restharrow |ˈrestharəʊ| — Eurasian plant having loose racemes of pink or purple flowers and spiny stems and tough roots
resthouse — A house where travellers can stay; a guesthouse.
restick — (intransitive) To stick (adhere) again or anew.
resting |ˈrestɪŋ| — The action of rest; repose; inactivity; reliance; confidence.
resting-place |ˈrestɪŋpleɪs| — A place where one rests or may rest.
restitute |ˈrestəˌtuːt| — give or bring back
restitution |ˌrestɪˈtuːʃn| — a sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury
restive |ˈrestɪv| — being in a tense state
restless |ˈrestləs| — worried and uneasy
restlessly |ˈrestləslɪ| — in a restless manner
restlessness |ˈrestləsnəs| — the quality of being ceaselessly moving or active
restock |ˌriːˈstɑːk| — stock again
restoration |ˌrestəˈreɪʃn| — the reign of Charles II in England; 1660-1685
restorative |rɪˈstɔːrətɪv| — a medicine that strengthens and invigorates
restore |rɪˈstɔːr| — return to its original or usable and functioning condition
restored |rəˈstɔːrd| — Pertaining to something or someone renewed or rebuilt.
restorer |rəˈstɔːrər| — a skilled worker who is employed to restore or refinish buildings or antique furniture
restoring |rəˈstɔːrɪŋ| — Present participle of restore.
restrain |rɪˈstreɪn| — to close within bounds, or otherwise limit or deprive of free movement
restrained |rɪˈstreɪnd| — cool and formal in manner
restraining |rɪˈstreɪnɪŋ| — Present participle of restrain.
restraint |rɪˈstreɪnt| — the act of controlling by restraining someone or something
restrict |rɪˈstrɪkt| — place restrictions on
restricted |rɪˈstrɪktɪd| — restricted in meaning; (as e.g. `man' in `a tall man')
restriction |rɪˈstrɪkʃn| — a principle that limits the extent of something
restrictive |rɪˈstrɪktɪv| — (of tariff) protective of national interests by restricting imports
restroom |ˈrestruːm| — a toilet that is available to the public
restructure |ˌriːˈstrʌktʃər| — construct or form anew or provide with a new structure
restructuring |rɪˈstrəktʃərɪŋ| — Present participle of restructure.
result |rɪˈzʌlt| — a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon
resultant |rɪˈzʌltənt| — the final point in a process
resulting |rəˈzəltɪŋ| — Of something that follows as the result of something else.
resume |ˈrezəmeɪ| — short descriptive summary (of events)
resumption |rɪˈzʌmpʃn| — beginning again
resumptive |rɪˈzʌmptɪv| — That is in the nature of resumption
resurface |ˌriːˈsɜːrfɪs| — reappear on the surface
resurge — rise again
resurgence |rɪˈsɜːrdʒəns| — bringing again into activity and prominence
resurgent |rɪˈsɜːrdʒənt| — rising again as to new life and vigor
resurrect |ˌrezəˈrekt| — cause to become alive again
resurrected |ˌrezəˈrektəd| — simple past tense and past participle of resurrect
resurrection |ˌrezəˈrekʃn| — (New Testament) the rising of Christ on the third day after the Crucifixion
resurrectionist |ˌrezəˈrekʃənɪst| — (euphemistic) A graverobber (a term commonly employed in the 18th and 19th centuries).
resuscitate |rɪˈsʌsɪteɪt| — cause to regain consciousness
resuscitation |rəˌsəsəˈteɪʃən| — the act of reviving a person and returning them to consciousness
ret |ret| — place (flax, hemp, or jute) in liquid so as to promote loosening of the fibers from the woody tissue
retail |ˈriːteɪl| — the selling of goods to consumers; usually in small quantities and not for resale
retailer |ˈriːˌtelər| — a merchant who sells goods at retail
retailing |ˈriːˌtelɪŋ| — the activities involved in selling commodities directly to consumers
retailment — The act of retailing.
retain |rɪˈteɪn| — hold back within
retainer |rɪˈteɪnər| — a fee charged in advance to retain the services of someone
retaining |rəˈteɪnɪŋ| — Of or pertaining to something that retains something else, as with a retaining wall.
retake |ˌriːˈteɪk| — a shot or scene that is photographed again
retaliate |rɪˈtælɪeɪt| — take revenge for a perceived wrong
retaliation |rɪˌtælɪˈeɪʃn| — action taken in return for an injury or offense
retaliatory |rɪˈtæljəˌtɔːrɪ| — of or relating to or having the nature of retribution
retard |rɪˈtɑːrd| — a person of subnormal intelligence
retardate |rɪˈtɑːdeɪt| — (technical) A retarded person; a person with retardation.
retardation |ˌrɪˌtɑrˈdeɪʃən| — a decrease in rate of change
retarded |rɪˈtɑːrdɪd| — people collectively who are mentally retarded
retardment |rɪˈtɑːrdmənt| — Retardation; the act of retarding or delaying.
retch |retʃ| — an involuntary spasm of ineffectual vomiting
retching |ˈretʃɪŋ| — Present participle of retch.
rete |ˈriːtɪ| — a network of intersecting blood vessels or intersecting nerves or intersecting lymph vessels
retell |ˌriːˈtel| — render verbally
retelling |rɪˈtelɪŋ| — Present participle of retell.
retention |rɪˈtenʃn| — the act of retaining something
retentive |rɪˈtentɪv| — having the power, capacity, or quality of retaining water
retest |ˌriːˈtest| — A repeat test.
rethink |ˈriːθɪŋk| — thinking again about a choice previously made
rethinking |rɪˈθɪŋkɪŋ| — Present participle of rethink.
reticence |ˈretɪsns| — the trait of being uncommunicative; not volunteering anything more than necessary
reticent |ˈretɪsnt| — temperamentally disinclined to talk
reticently |ˈretɪsntlɪ| — with reticence; in a reticent manner
reticle |ˈredək(ə)l| — a network of fine lines, dots, cross hairs, or wires in the focal plane of the eyepiece of an optical instrument
reticulate |rɪˈtɪkjʊleɪt| — form a net or a network
reticulated |rɪˈtɪkjʊleɪtɪd| — Characterized by or having the form of a grid or network.
reticulation |rɪˌtɪkjʊˈleɪʃən| — (photography) the formation of a network of cracks or wrinkles in a photographic emulsion
reticule |ˈretɪkjuːl| — a woman's drawstring handbag; usually made of net or beading or brocade; used in 18th and 19th centuries
retina |ˈretənə| — the innermost light-sensitive membrane covering the back wall of the eyeball; it is continuous with the optic nerve
retinae |ˈretɪniː| — plural form of retina
retinal |ˈretənəl| — either of two yellow to red retinal pigments formed from rhodopsin by the action of light
retinue |ˈretənuː| — the group following and attending to some important person
retire |rɪˈtaɪər| — go into retirement; stop performing one's work or withdraw from one's position
retired |rɪˈtaɪərd| — no longer active in your work or profession
retiree |rɪˈtaɪˈriː| — someone who has retired from active working
retirement |rɪˈtaɪərmənt| — the state of being retired from one's business or occupation
retiring |rɪˈtaɪərɪŋ| — not arrogant or presuming
retool |ˌriːˈtuːl| — revise or reorganize, especially for the purpose of updating and improving
retooling |rɪˈtuːlɪŋ| — Present participle of retool.
retort |rɪˈtɔːrt| — a quick reply to a question or remark (especially a witty or critical one)
retortion |rɪˈtɔːrʃən| — retorsion
retouch |ˌriːˈtʌtʃ| — give retouches to (hair)
retoucher |ˈriːˈtʌtʃə| — One who retouches
retrace |rɪˈtreɪs| — to go back over again
retract |rɪˈtrækt| — formally reject or disavow a formerly held belief, usually under pressure
retractable |rɪˈtræktəbəl| — capable of being retracted
retractation |ˌriːtrækˈteɪʃən| — retraction (of something previously said)
retractible — Alternative form of retractable.
retractile |rəˈtraktəl| — capable of retraction; capable of being drawn back
retraction |rɪˈtrækʃən| — a disavowal or taking back of a previous assertion
retractive |rɪˈtræktɪv| — That which retracts or withdraws.
retractor |rəˈtraktər| — surgical instrument that holds back the edges of a surgical incision
retrain |ˌriːˈtreɪn| — teach new skills
retraining |rɪˈtreɪnɪŋ| — training for a new occupation
retranslate |riːtrænzˈleɪt| — translate again
retransmit |ˌriːtrænzˈmɪt| — transmit again
retread |ˈriːtred| — a used automobile tire that has been remolded to give it new treads
retreat |rɪˈtriːt| — (military) withdrawal of troops to a more favorable position to escape the enemy's superior forces or after a defeat
retreating |rɪˈtriːtɪŋ| — Present participle of retreat.
retrench |rɪˈtrentʃ| — tighten one's belt; use resources carefully
retrenchment |rɪˈtrentʃmənt| — entrenchment consisting of an additional interior fortification to prolong the defense
retrial |ˌriːˈtraɪəl| — a new trial in which issues already litigated and to which the court has already rendered a verdict or decision are reexamined by the same court; occurs when the initial trial is found to have been improper or unfair due to procedural errors
retribution |ˌretrɪˈbjuːʃn| — a justly deserved penalty
retributive |rɪˈtrɪbjʊtɪv| — of or relating to or having the nature of retribution
retributory — of or relating to or having the nature of retribution
retrievable |rɪˈtriːvəbəl| — capable of being regained especially with effort
retrieval |rɪˈtriːvl| — (computer science) the operation of accessing information from the computer's memory
retrieve |rɪˈtriːv| — get or find back; recover the use of
retriever |rɪˈtriːvər| — a dog with heavy water-resistant coat that can be trained to retrieve game
retroaction |retrəʊˈækʃən| — Any action that has an influence due to a past event
retroactive |ˌretrəʊˈæktɪv| — affecting things past
retroactivity |retrəʊækˈtɪvɪtɪ| — The state or characteristic of being retroactive.
retrofit |ˈretrəʊfɪt| — a component or accessory added to something after it has been manufactured
retrogradation |ˌretrəʊɡrəˈdeɪʃ(ə)n| — Motion in a retrograde manner
retrograde |ˈretrəɡreɪd| — move backward in an orbit, of celestial bodies
retrogress |ˌretrəˈɡres| — get worse or fall back to a previous condition
retrogression |ˌretrəˈɡreʃən| — passing from a more complex to a simpler biological form
retrogressive |ˌretrəˈɡresɪv| — going from better to worse
retrospect |ˈretrəspekt| — contemplation of things past
retrospection |ˌretrəˈspekʃn| — reference to things past
retrospective |ˌretrəˈspektɪv| — an exhibition of a representative selection of an artist's life work
retrospectively |retrəˈspektɪvlɪ| — in a manner contemplative of past events
retrousse |ˌretruːˈseɪ| — (used of noses) turned up at the end
retroversion |ˌretrəʊˈvɜːʃən| — a turning or tilting backward of an organ or body part
retrovert — go back to a previous state
retroverted |ˌretrəˈvərdəd| — turned or tilted back
retry |ˌriːˈtraɪ| — hear or try a court case anew
rettery |ˈretərɪ| — A place or establishment where flax is retted.
return |rɪˈtɜːrn| — document giving the tax collector information about the taxpayer's tax liability
returnee |rɪˌtɜːrˈniː| — Someone who comes back or returns, especially to one's own country or region.
returning |rəˈtɜːnɪŋ| — tending to return to an earlier state
reunification |ˌrɪjʊnəfɪˈkeɪʃən| — the act of coming together again
reunify |ˌriːˈjuːnɪfaɪ| — unify again, as of a country
reunion |ˌriːˈjuːnɪən| — a party of former associates who have come together again
reunite |ˌriːjuːˈnaɪt| — have a reunion; unite again
reusable |rɪˈuːzəbəl| — capable of being used again
reuse |ˌriːˈjuːs| — use again after processing
rev |rev| — rate of revolution of a motor
rev up |ˈrev ʌp| — speed up
revalue |ˌriːˈvæljuː| — gain in value
revamp |ˈriːvæmp| — to patch up or renovate; repair or restore
revanche |rɪˈvɑːntʃ| — Revenge or retaliation.
reveal |rɪˈviːl| — make visible
revealed |rɪˈviːld| — (of a religion) Focused on the revelations of a god to humankind.
revealing |rɪˈviːlɪŋ| — the speech act of making something evident
reveille |ˈrevəlɪ| — (military) signal to wake up
revel |ˈrevl| — unrestrained merrymaking
revelation |ˌrevəˈleɪʃn| — the speech act of making something evident
revelatory |ˈrevələtɔːrɪ| — (usually followed by `of') pointing out or revealing clearly
reveller |ˈrevələr| — a celebrant who shares in a noisy party
revelry |ˈrevlrɪ| — unrestrained merrymaking
revels |ˈrevəlz| — plural form of revel
revenge |rɪˈvendʒ| — action taken in return for an injury or offense
revengeful |rəˈvenjfəl| — disposed to seek revenge or intended for revenge
revenger |rɪˈvendʒə| — One who revenges.
revenue |ˈrevənuː| — the entire amount of income before any deductions are made
reverb |ˈriːvɜːrb| — (audio effects) An electronic effect which simulates echoes or reverberations in the sound signal being processed.
reverberant |rɪˈvɜːbərənt| — having a tendency to reverberate or be repeatedly reflected
reverberate |rɪˈvɜːrbəreɪt| — ring or echo with sound
reverberating |rɪˈvɜːbəˌretɪŋ| — characterized by resonance
reverberation |rɪˌvɜːrbəˈreɪʃn| — the repetition of a sound resulting from reflection of the sound waves
reverberator |rɪˈvɜːbəreɪtə| — Agent noun of reverberate; one who reverberates.
reverberatory — Of, pertaining to, or employing reverberation or deflection
revere |rɪˈvɪr| — American silversmith remembered for his midnight ride (celebrated in a poem by Longfellow) to warn the colonists in Lexington and Concord that British troops were coming (1735-1818)
revered |rɪˈvɪrd| — profoundly honored
reverence |ˈrevərəns| — a feeling of profound respect for someone or something
reverend |ˈrevərənd| — a member of the clergy and a spiritual leader of the Christian Church
reverent |ˈrevərənt| — showing great reverence for god
reverential |ˌrevəˈrenʃl| — feeling or manifesting veneration
reverentially |ˌrevəˈrenʃəlɪ| — with reverence; in a reverent manner
reverie |ˈrevərɪ| — absentminded dreaming while awake
revers |rɪˈvɪr| — a lapel on a woman's garment; turned back to show the reverse side
reversal |rɪˈvɜːrsl| — a change from one state to the opposite state
reverse |rɪˈvɜːrs| — a relation of direct opposition
reversibility |rɪˌvɜːsəˈbɪlɪtɪ| — the quality of being reversible in either direction
reversible |rɪˈvɜːrsəbl| — a garment (especially a coat) that can be worn inside out (with either side of the cloth showing)
reversion |rɪˈvɜːrʒn| — (law) an interest in an estate that reverts to the grantor (or his heirs) at the end of some period (e.g., the death of the grantee)
reversionary |rɪˈvɜːʃnərɪ| — of or relating to or involving a reversion (especially a legal reversion)
revert |rɪˈvɜːrt| — go back to a previous state
revet |rəˈvet| — construct a revetment
revetment |rɪˈvetmənt| — a barrier against explosives
review |rɪˈvjuː| — a new appraisal or evaluation
reviewer |rɪˈvjuːər| — someone who reads manuscripts and judges their suitability for publication
revile |rɪˈvaɪl| — spread negative information about
revise |rɪˈvaɪz| — the act of rewriting something
revised |rɪˈvaɪzd| — improved or brought up to date
reviser |rɪˈvaɪzər| — someone who puts text into appropriate form for publication
revision |rɪˈvɪʒn| — the act of revising or altering (involving reconsideration and modification)
revisionism |rɪˈvɪʒənɪzəm| — any dangerous departure from the teachings of Marx
revisionist |rɪˈvɪʒəˌnɪst| — a Communist who tries to rewrite Marxism to justify a retreat from the revolutionary position
revisit |ˌriːˈvɪzɪt| — visit again
revisory |rɪˈvaɪzəriː| — Having the power or purpose to revise.
revitalization |ˌrɪˌvaɪtələˈzeɪʃən| — bringing again into activity and prominence
revitalize |ˌriːˈvaɪtəlaɪz| — restore strength
revitalizing |rɪˈvaɪtəˌlaɪzɪŋ| — tending to impart new life and vigor to
revival |rɪˈvaɪvl| — bringing again into activity and prominence
revive |rɪˈvaɪv| — cause to regain consciousness
revived |rɪˈvaɪvd| — given fresh life or vigor or spirit
reviver |riːˈvaɪvər| — Agent noun of revive; one who revives.
revivification |rɪˌvɪvəfəˈkeɪʃən| — bringing again into activity and prominence
revivify |ˌriːˈvɪvɪfaɪ| — give new life or energy to
revocable |ˈrevəkəbəl| — capable of being revoked or annulled
revocation |ˌrevəˈkeɪʃən| — the state of being cancelled or annulled
revoke |rɪˈvəʊk| — the mistake of not following suit when able to do so
revolt |rɪˈvəʊlt| — organized opposition to authority; a conflict in which one faction tries to wrest control from another
revolted |rɪˈvəʊltɪd| — simple past tense and past participle of revolt
revolting |rɪˈvəʊltɪŋ| — highly offensive; arousing aversion or disgust
revolution |ˌrevəˈluːʃn| — a drastic and far-reaching change in ways of thinking and behaving
revolutionary |ˌrevəˈluːʃənerɪ| — a radical supporter of political or social revolution
revolutionism |ˌrevəˈluːʃnɪzm| — a belief in the spread of revolutionary principles
revolutionist |ˌrevəˈluːʃənəst| — a radical supporter of political or social revolution
revolutionize |ˌrevəˈluːʃənaɪz| — change radically
revolve |rɪˈvɑːlv| — turn on or around an axis or a center
revolver |rɪˈvɑːlvər| — a pistol with a revolving cylinder (usually having six chambers for bullets)
revolving |rɪˈvɑːlvɪŋ| — Present participle of revolve.
revue |rɪˈvjuː| — a variety show with topical sketches and songs and dancing and comedians
revulsion |rɪˈvʌlʃn| — intense aversion
revulsive |rɪˈvʌlsɪv| — Causing revulsion
reward |rɪˈwɔːrd| — a recompense for worthy acts or retribution for wrongdoing
rewarding |rɪˈwɔːrdɪŋ| — providing personal satisfaction
rewind |ˌriːˈwaɪnd| — wind (up) again
rewinding |ˌriːˈwaɪndɪŋ| — Present participle of rewind.
reword |ˌriːˈwɜːrd| — express the same message in different words
rework |ˌriːˈwɜːrk| — use again in altered form
rewrite |ˈriːraɪt| — something that has been written again
rewriting |rɪˈraɪtɪŋ| — editing that involves writing something again
rewritten |rɪˈrɪtən| — past participle of rewrite
rewrote |ˌriːˈrəʊt| — simple past tense of rewrite
Reynard |ˈreɪnərd| — a conventional name for a fox used in tales following usage in the old epic `Reynard the Fox'