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suability |ˌsjuːəˈbɪlɪtɪ| — (law) liability to be sued
suable |ˈsuːəbəl| — Alternative spelling of sueable.
suasion |ˈsweɪʒn| — the act of persuading (or attempting to persuade); communication intended to induce belief or action
suave |swɑːv| — having a sophisticated charm
suavely |ˈswɑːvlɪ| — with suavity; in a suave manner
suavity |ˈswɑːvɪtɪ| — the quality of being bland and gracious or ingratiating in manner
sub |sʌb| — a large sandwich made of a long crusty roll split lengthwise and filled with meats and cheese (and tomato and onion and lettuce and condiments); different names are used in different sections of the United States
sub-Saharan |ˌsʌb səˈhɑːrən| — of or relating to or situated in the region south of the Sahara Desert
subaltern |səˈbɔːltərn| — a British commissioned army officer below the rank of captain
subaqueous |səbˈeɪkwiːəs| — growing or remaining under water
subarctic |səbˈɑːrktɪk| — of or relating to latitudes just south of the Arctic Circle
subatomic |ˌsʌbəˈtɑːmɪk| — of smaller than atomic dimensions
subaudition |ˌsʌbɔːˈdɪʃən| — The act of understanding, or supplying, something not expressed.
subcommittee |ˈsʌbkəmɪtɪ| — a subset of committee members organized for a specific purpose
subconscious |ˌsʌbˈkɑːnʃəs| — psychic activity just below the level of awareness
subcontinent |ˌsʌbˈkɑːntɪnənt| — a large and distinctive landmass (as India or Greenland) that is a distinct part of some continent
subcontract |ˌsʌbˈkɑːntrækt| — a contract assigning to another party some obligations of a prior contract
subcontractor |sʌbˈkɑːntræktər| — someone who enters into a subcontract with the primary contractor
subculture |ˈsʌbkʌltʃər| — a social group within a national culture that has distinctive patterns of behavior and beliefs
subcutaneous |ˌsʌbkjʊˈteɪnɪəs| — relating to or located below the epidermis
subdivide |ˈsʌbdɪvaɪd| — form into subdivisions
subdivisible |ˈsʌbdɪˈvɪzəbl| — Capable of being subdivided.
subdivision |ˌsʌbdɪˈvɪʒn| — an area composed of subdivided lots
subdual |səbˈduːəl| — An act of subduing; a successful defeat.
subduct |səbˈdʌkt| — To push under or below.
subdue |səbˈduː| — put down by force or intimidation
subdued |səbˈduːd| — in a softened tone
subeditor |sʌbˈedɪtər| — an assistant editor
subereous — Of or relating to cork; of the nature of cork; suberose.
suberic — (dated) Of or relating to the layer of cells in trees just below the epidermis
suberose — (botany) Having a corky texture.
subfamily |ˈsəbˌfæməlɪ| — (biology) a taxonomic category below a family
subfield — A smaller, more specialized area of study or occupation within a larger one
subgroup |ˈsʌbɡruːp| — a distinct and often subordinate group within a group
subhead |ˈsʌbˌhed| — a heading of a subdivision of a text
subheading |ˌsʌbˈhedɪŋ| — a heading of a subdivision of a text
subhuman |ˌsʌbˈhjuːmən| — unfit for human beings
subjacent |səbˈdʒeɪsənt| — lying nearby but lower
subject |ˈsʌbdʒɪkt| — the subject matter of a conversation or discussion
subject-heading |ˈsʌbdʒɪktˈhedɪŋ| — (information science) The name of a category in which a bibliographical record is included.
subject-matter |ˈsəbjək(t) ˌmedər| — The matter or thought presented for consideration in some statement or discussion; that which is made the object of thought or study.
subjection |səbˈdʒekʃn| — forced submission to control by others
subjective |səbˈdʒektɪv| — taking place within the mind and modified by individual bias
subjectively |səbˈdʒektɪvlɪ| — in a subjective way
subjectivism |səbˈdʒektɪvɪzəm| — (philosophy) the doctrine that knowledge and value are dependent on and limited by your subjective experience
subjectivity |səbdʒekˈtɪvətɪ| — judgment based on individual personal impressions and feelings and opinions rather than external facts
subjoin |səbˈjɔɪn| — add to the end
subjugate |ˈsʌbdʒʊɡeɪt| — put down by force or intimidation
subjugation |ˌsʌbdʒʊˈɡeɪʃən| — forced submission to control by others
subjugator |ˈsʌbdʒʊɡeɪtə| — a conqueror who defeats and enslaves
subjunctive |səbˈdʒʌŋktɪv| — a mood that represents an act or state (not as a fact but) as contingent or possible
sublease |ˈsʌˌblɪs| — a lease from one lessee to another
sublessee |ˌsʌbleˈsiː| — One to whom a property is subleased.
sublessor |səbˈlesɔːr| — A person who engages in subletting
sublet |ˌsʌbˈlet| — a lease from one lessee to another
sublibrarian |ˈsʌblaɪˈbreərɪən| — An under or assistant librarian.
sublieutenant |ˌsʌbləˈtenənt| — an officer ranking next below a lieutenant
sublimate |ˈsʌblɪmeɪt| — the product of vaporization of a solid
sublimation |ˌsʌblɪˈmeɪʃən| — (chemistry) a change directly from the solid to the gaseous state without becoming liquid
sublime |səˈblaɪm| — vaporize and then condense right back again
sublimely |səˈblaɪmlɪ| — in a lofty and exalted manner
subliminal |ˌsʌbˈlɪmɪnl| — below the threshold of conscious perception
sublimity |səˈblɪmɪtɪ| — nobility in thought or feeling or style
sublunar |səbˈluːnər| — of this earth
sublunary |səbˈluːnəriː| — of this earth
submachine-gun |ˈsʌbməˈʃiːnɡʌn| — A type of short range machine gun that is carried as a personal weapon and uses pistol ammunition.
submandibular |səbˈmændɪbjʊlər| — Below the mandible; submaxillary
submarine |ˌsʌbməˈriːn| — a submersible warship usually armed with torpedoes
submariner |sʌbˈmærɪnər| — a member of the crew of a submarine
submerge |səbˈmɜːrdʒ| — sink below the surface; go under or as if under water
submerged |səbˈmɜːdʒd| — beneath the surface of the water
submergence |səbˈmɜːdʒəns| — sinking until covered completely with water
submerse |səbˈmərs| — sink below the surface; go under or as if under water
submersed |səbˈmɜːst| — beneath the surface of the water
submersible |səbˈmɜːrsəbl| — an apparatus intended for use under water
submersion |səbˈmɜːrʒn| — sinking until covered completely with water
submission |səbˈmɪʃn| — something (manuscripts or architectural plans and models or estimates or works of art of all genres etc.) submitted for the judgment of others (as in a competition)
submissive |səbˈmɪsɪv| — abjectly submissive; characteristic of a slave or servant
submissively |səbˈmɪsɪvlɪ| — in a servile manner
submissiveness |səbˈmɪsɪvnəs| — the trait of being willing to yield to the will of another person or a superior force etc.
submit |səbˈmɪt| — refer for judgment or consideration
submitted |səbˈmɪtəd| — simple past tense and past participle of submit
submitter — someone who yields to the will of another person or force
submitting |səbˈmɪtɪŋ| — Present participle of submit.
submontane |sʌbˈmɒnteɪn| — Located at the base of a mountain, or in the foothills of a mountain chain.
subnormal |ˌsʌbˈnɔːrml| — a person of less than normal intelligence
suborder |ˈsʌbˌɔːrdər| — (biology) taxonomic group that is a subdivision of an order
subordinate |səˈbɔːrdɪnət| — an assistant subject to the authority or control of another
subordination |səˌbɔːrdɪˈneɪʃn| — the state of being subordinate to something
suborn |səˈbɔːrn| — incite to commit a crime or an evil deed
subornation |ˌsʌbɔːrˈneɪʃən| — underhandedly or improperly inducing someone to do something improper or unlawful
suborner |sʌˈbɔːnə| — someone who pays (or otherwise incites) you to commit a wrongful act
subpoena |səˈpiːnə| — a writ issued by court authority to compel the attendance of a witness at a judicial proceeding; disobedience may be punishable as a contempt of court
subpolar |səbˈpəʊlər| — Situated below the poles
subpopulation — a population that is part of a larger population
subreption |səbˈrepʃən| — The act of obtaining a favour by surprise, or by unfair representation through suppression or fraudulent concealment of facts.
subs |ˈsəbz| — plural form of sub
subsample |ˈsəbˌsampəl| — A smaller portion of an original sample, created by trimming, subdividing, splitting or discrete collection of the original sample.
subscribe |səbˈskraɪb| — offer to buy, as of stocks and shares
subscriber |səbˈskraɪbər| — someone who expresses strong approval
subscription |səbˈskrɪpʃn| — a payment for consecutive issues of a newspaper or magazine for a given period of time
subsection |ˈsʌbsekʃn| — a section of a section; a part of a part; i.e., a part of something already divided
subsequent |ˈsʌbsɪkwənt| — following in time or order
subsequently |ˈsʌbsɪkwəntlɪ| — happening at a time subsequent to a reference time
subserve |səbˈsərv| — be helpful or useful
subservience |səbˈsɜːvɪəns| — the condition of being something that is useful in reaching an end or carrying out a plan
subservient |səbˈsɜːrvɪənt| — compliant and obedient to authority
subset |ˈsʌbset| — a set whose members are members of another set; a set contained within another set
subside |səbˈsaɪd| — wear off or die down
subsidence |səbˈsaɪdns| — an abatement in intensity or degree (as in the manifestations of a disease)
subsidiarity |ˌsʌbsɪdɪˈærətɪ| — secondary importance
subsidiary |səbˈsɪdɪerɪ| — an assistant subject to the authority or control of another
subsidize |ˈsʌbsɪdaɪz| — support through subsidies
subsidized |ˈsʌbsəˌdaɪzd| — having partial financial support from public funds
subsidy |ˈsʌbsədɪ| — a grant paid by a government to an enterprise that benefits the public
subsist |səbˈsɪst| — support oneself
subsistence |səbˈsɪstəns| — minimal (or marginal) resources for subsisting
subsoil |ˈsʌbsɔɪl| — the layer of soil between the topsoil and bedrock
subsonic |ˌsʌbˈsɑːnɪk| — (of speed) less than that of sound in a designated medium
subspecies |ˈsʌbspiːʃiːz| — (biology) a taxonomic group that is a division of a species; usually arises as a consequence of geographical isolation within a species
substance |ˈsʌbstəns| — the real physical matter of which a person or thing consists
substandard |ˌsʌbˈstændərd| — falling short of some prescribed norm
substantial |səbˈstænʃl| — of considerable importance, size, or worth
substantiality |səbˌstænʃɪˈælɪtɪ| — the quality of being substantial or having substance
substantially |səbˈstænʃəlɪ| — to a great extent or degree
substantiate |səbˈstænʃɪeɪt| — establish or strengthen as with new evidence or facts
substantiation |səbˌstæntʃɪˈeɪʃən| — additional proof that something that was believed (some fact or hypothesis or theory) is correct
substantival |ˌsʌbstənˈtaɪvəl| — of or relating to or having the nature or function of a substantive (i.e. a noun or noun equivalent)
substantive |ˈsʌbstəntɪv| — any word or group of words functioning as a noun
substantively |ˈsəbstəntɪvlɪ| — In a substantive manner, or to a substantive extent
substation |ˈsʌbsteɪʃn| — a subsidiary station where electricity is transformed for distribution by a low-voltage network
substitutable — (of words) interchangeable in a given context without changing the import of the expression
substitute |ˈsʌbstɪtuːt| — a person or thing that takes or can take the place of another
substitution |ˌsʌbstɪˈtuːʃn| — an event in which one thing is substituted for another
substitutional — Of or pertaining to substitution or to a substitute
substitutive — Characteristic of, or serving as a substitute
substrata |ˌsʌbˈstrɑːtə| — plural form of substratum
substrate |ˈsʌbstreɪt| — the substance that is acted upon by an enzyme or ferment
substratum |ˈsʌbstreɪtəm| — a surface on which an organism grows or is attached
substruction |ˈsʌbˌstrʌkʃən| — (architecture) underbuilding; the foundation, or any preliminary structure intended to raise the lower floor or basement of a building above the natural level of the ground
substructure |ˈsʌbstrʌktʃər| — the basic structure or features of a system or organization
subsume |səbˈsuːm| — contain or include
subsumed |səbˈsjuːmd| — simple past tense and past participle of subsume
subsurface |ˈsəbˌsərfəs| — beneath the surface
subsystem |ˈsəbˌsɪstəm| — a system that is part of some larger system
subtenant |səbˈtenənt| — Someone who sublets, a person who rents from a tenant.
subtend |səbˈtend| — be opposite to; of angles and sides, in geometry
subtense |səbˈtens| — (geometry) A line which subtends, especially the chord of an arc.
subterfuge |ˈsʌbtərfjuːdʒ| — something intended to misrepresent the true nature of an activity
subterranean |ˌsʌbtəˈreɪnɪən| — being or operating under the surface of the earth
subterraneous |ˌsʌbtəˈreɪnjəs| — being or operating under the surface of the earth
subtest — A test that is part of a larger one
subtext |ˈsʌbtekst| — The implicit meaning of a text, often a literary one, or a speech or dialogue.
subtil |ˈsʌtl| — (obsolete) subtle
subtile |ˈsʌtl| — (obsolete) subtle
subtility — 1665, Daniel Defoe, A Journal of the Plague Year:
subtilize |ˈsʌtlaɪz| — mark fine distinctions and subtleties, as among words
subtitle |ˈsʌbtaɪtl| — translation of foreign dialogue of a movie or TV program; usually displayed at the bottom of the screen
subtle |ˈsʌtl| — difficult to detect or grasp by the mind or analyze
subtlety |ˈsʌtltɪ| — a subtle difference in meaning or opinion or attitude
subtly |ˈsʌtlɪ| — in a subtle manner
subtopia |ˌsʌbˈtəʊpɪə| — monotonous urban sprawl of standardized buildings
subtorrid |səbˈtɔːrɪd| — Nearly torrid.
subtract |səbˈtrækt| — make a subtraction
subtraction |səbˈtrækʃn| — an arithmetic operation in which the difference between two numbers is calculated
subtrahend |ˈsəbtrəˌhend| — the number to be subtracted from the minuend
subtropic — of or relating to or characteristic of conditions in the subtropics
subtropical |sʌbˈtrɑpɪkəl| — of or relating to or characteristic of conditions in the subtropics
subtype |ˈsəbˌtaɪp| — A group of specific things within a larger, more general group.
subulate |ˈsuːbjəlɪt| — (biology) Awl-shaped; tapering into a sharp point from a broader base.
subunit |ˈsʌbjuːnɪt| — a monetary unit that is valued at a fraction (usually one hundredth) of the basic monetary unit
suburb |ˈsʌbɜːrb| — a residential district located on the outskirts of a city
suburban |səˈbɜːrbən| — relating to or characteristic of or situated in suburbs
suburbanite |səˈbɜːbəˌnaɪt| — a resident of a suburb
suburbs |ˈsʌbərbz| — The populated area surrounding a city.
subvene |səbˈviːn| — (intransitive) To arrive or happen so as to help or support
subvention |səbˈvenʃn| — grant of financial aid as from a government to an educational institution
subversion |səbˈvɜrʒən| — destroying someone's (or some group's) honesty or loyalty; undermining moral integrity
subversive |səbˈvɜːrsɪv| — a radical supporter of political or social revolution
subvert |səbˈvɜːrt| — cause the downfall of; of rulers
subway |ˈsʌbweɪ| — an electric railway operating below the surface of the ground (usually in a city)
succedaneum |ˌsʌksɪˈdeɪnɪəm| — (medicine) something that can be used as a substitute (especially any medicine that may be taken in place of another)
succeed |səkˈsiːd| — attain success or reach a desired goal
succeeding |səkˈsiːdɪŋ| — (of elected officers) elected but not yet serving
success |səkˈses| — an event that accomplishes its intended purpose
successful |səkˈsesfl| — having succeeded or being marked by a favorable outcome
successfully |səkˈsesfəlɪ| — with success; in a successful manner
succession |səkˈseʃn| — a following of one thing after another in time
successive |səkˈsesɪv| — in regular succession without gaps
successively |səkˈsesɪvlɪ| — in proper order or sequence
successor |səkˈsesər| — a person who follows next in order
succinct |səkˈsɪŋkt| — briefly giving the gist of something
succinctly |səkˈsɪŋktlɪ| — with concise and precise brevity; to the point
succinctness |səkˈsɪŋktnəs| — terseness and economy in writing and speaking achieved by expressing a great deal in just a few words
succinite |ˈsʌksɪnaɪt| — (mineralogy) Baltic amber
succor |ˈsəkər| — assistance in time of difficulty
succory |ˈsʌkəriː| — perennial Old World herb having rayed flower heads with blue florets cultivated for its root and its heads of crisp edible leaves used in salads
succotash |ˈsʌkətæʃ| — fresh corn and lima beans with butter or cream
succour |ˈsʌkər| — assistance in time of difficulty
succulence |ˈsʌkjʊləns| — a juicy appetizingness
succulent |ˈsʌkjələnt| — a plant adapted to arid conditions and characterized by fleshy water-storing tissues that act as water reservoirs
succumb |səˈkʌm| — consent reluctantly
such |sʌtʃ| — to so extreme a degree
such-and-such |ˈsʌtʃənsʌtʃ| — Alternative form of such-and-such.
suchlike |ˈsʌtʃlaɪk| — of the same kind
suck |sʌk| — the act of sucking
suck in |ˈsək ɪn| — take up as if with a sponge
suck out |ˈsək ˈaʊt| — remove by suction
suck up |ˈsəkəp| — take in, also metaphorically
suck-up |ˈsəkəp| — Someone who flatters excessively
sucked |ˈsəkt| — simple past tense and past participle of suck
sucker |ˈsʌkər| — a person who is gullible and easy to take advantage of
sucking |ˈsʌkɪŋ| — the act of sucking
suckle |ˈsʌkl| — suck milk from the mother's breasts
suckler |ˈsək(ə)lər| — An animal that has not yet been weaned.
suckling |ˈsʌklɪŋ| — English poet and courtier (1609-1642)
suction |ˈsʌkʃn| — a force over an area produced by a pressure difference
suctorial |səkˈtɔːriːəl| — adapted for sucking or clinging by suction
Sudanese |ˌsuːdəˈniːz| — a native or inhabitant of Sudan
sudatorium |suːdəˈtɔːriːəm| — a bathhouse for hot air baths or steam baths
sudd |səd| — A floating mass of plant matter, such as reeds, which obstructs boat passage on the Nile
sudden |ˈsʌdn| — happening without warning or in a short space of time
suddenly |ˈsʌdənlɪ| — happening unexpectedly
suddenness |sʌdənnəs| — the quality of happening with headlong haste or without warning
sudoriferous |ˌsuːdəˈrɪfərəs| — sweaty or sweating, bearing sweat
sudorific |suːdəˈrɪfɪk| — a medicine that causes or increases sweating
suds |sʌdz| — the froth produced by soaps or detergents
sudsy |ˈsʌdzɪ| — resembling lather or covered with lather
sue |suː| — French writer whose novels described the sordid side of city life (1804-1857)
suede |sweɪd| — leather with a napped surface
suet |ˈsuːɪt| — hard fat around the kidneys and loins in beef and sheep
suety |ˈsuːɪtɪ| — like or full of suet
suffer |ˈsʌfər| — undergo or be subjected to
sufferance |ˈsʌfərəns| — patient endurance especially of pain or distress
sufferer |ˈsʌfərər| — a person suffering from an illness
suffering |ˈsʌfərɪŋ| — a state of acute pain
suffice |səˈfaɪs| — be sufficient; be adequate, either in quality or quantity
sufficiency |səˈfɪʃnsɪ| — sufficient resources to provide comfort and meet obligations
sufficient |səˈfɪʃnt| — of a quantity that can fulfill a need or requirement but without being abundant
sufficiently |səˈfɪʃəntlɪ| — to a sufficient degree
suffix |ˈsʌfɪks| — an affix that is added at the end of the word
suffocate |ˈsʌfəkeɪt| — deprive of oxygen and prevent from breathing
suffocating |ˈsʌfəˌketɪŋ| — causing difficulty in breathing especially through lack of fresh air and presence of heat
suffocation |ˌsʌfəˈkeɪʃən| — killing by depriving of oxygen
suffocative — causing difficulty in breathing especially through lack of fresh air and presence of heat
suffragan |ˈsʌfrəɡən| — an assistant or subordinate bishop of a diocese
suffrage |ˈsʌfrɪdʒ| — a legal right guaranteed by the 15th amendment to the US Constitution; guaranteed to women by the 19th amendment
suffragette |ˌsʌfrəˈdʒet| — a woman advocate of women's right to vote (especially a militant advocate in the United Kingdom at the beginning of the 20th century)
suffragist |ˈsəfrəjəst| — an advocate of the extension of voting rights (especially to women)
suffuse |səˈfjuːz| — cause to spread or flush or flood through, over, or across
suffused |səˈfjuːzd| — simple past tense and past participle of suffuse
suffusion |səˈfjuːʒən| — the process of permeating or infusing something with a substance
sugar |ˈʃʊɡər| — a white crystalline carbohydrate used as a sweetener and preservative
sugar-beet |ˈʃʊɡə biːt| — A type of beet whose root contains a high concentration of sucrose.
sugar-bowl |ˈʃʊɡəbəʊl| — A small receptacle for serving sugar on a table or on a tray.
sugar-cane |ˈʃʊɡə keɪn| — A tropical grass of the genus Saccharum (especially the species Saccharum officinarum) having stout, fibrous, jointed stalks, the sap of which is a source of sugar.
sugar-coat |ˈʃʊɡərkəʊt| — Alternative spelling of sugarcoat.
sugar-coated |ˈʃʊɡə kəʊtɪd| — encrusted with sugar or syrup
sugar-daddy |ˈʃʊɡə dædɪ| — (slang) A man who spends money for the benefit of a relationship with an often younger romantic or sexual partner.
sugar-loaf |ˈʃʊɡə ləʊf| — Alternative spelling of sugar-loaf.
sugarcane — juicy canes whose sap is a source of molasses and commercial sugar; fresh canes are sometimes chewed for the juice
sugarcoat — coat with something sweet, such as a hard sugar glaze
sugared |ˈʃʊɡərd| — with sweetening added
sugarloaf |ˈʃʊɡərˌlɒf| — a large conical loaf of concentrated refined sugar
sugarplum |ˈʃʊɡərplʌm| — any of various small sugary candies
sugary |ˈʃʊɡərɪ| — containing sugar
suggest |səˈdʒest| — make a proposal, declare a plan for something
suggested |səɡˈdʒestəd| — simple past tense and past participle of suggest
suggestibility |səˌdʒestəˈbɪlɪtɪ| — susceptibility or responsiveness to suggestion
suggestible |səˈdʒestəbl| — susceptible or responsive to suggestion
suggesting |səɡˈdʒestɪŋ| — Present participle of suggest.
suggestion |səˈdʒestʃən| — an idea that is suggested
suggestive |səˈdʒestɪv| — tending to suggest or imply
suggestiveness |səɡˈdʒestɪvnəs| — (uncountable) The state or quality of being suggestive.
suicidal |ˌsuːɪˈsaɪdl| — dangerous to yourself or your interests
suicide |ˈsuːɪsaɪd| — the act of killing yourself
suit |suːt| — a set of garments (usually including a jacket and trousers or skirt) for outerwear all of the same fabric and color
suitability |ˌsuːtəˈbɪlətɪ| — the quality of having the properties that are right for a specific purpose
suitable |ˈsuːtəbl| — meant or adapted for an occasion or use
suitably |ˈsuːtəblɪ| — in accordance with what is appropriate or suitable for the circumstances
suitcase |ˈsuːtkeɪs| — a portable rectangular container for carrying clothes
suite |swiːt| — a musical composition of several movements only loosely connected
suited |ˈsuːtɪd| — meant or adapted for an occasion or use
suiting |ˈsuːtɪŋ| — a fabric used for suits
suitor |ˈsuːtər| — a man who courts a woman
sulfa |ˈsəlfə| — antibacterial consisting of any of several synthetic organic compounds capable of inhibiting the growth of bacteria that require PABA
sulfate |ˈsʌlfeɪt| — a salt or ester of sulphuric acid
sulfide |ˈsʌlfɑɪd| — a compound of sulphur and some other element that is more electropositive
sulfite |ˈsəlˌfaɪt| — (inorganic chemistry) Any salt of sulfurous acid.
sulfur |ˈsʌlfər| — an abundant tasteless odorless multivalent nonmetallic element; best known in yellow crystals; occurs in many sulphide and sulphate minerals and even in native form (especially in volcanic regions)
sulfureous — Alternative spelling of sulphureous.
sulfuretted — treated or impregnated with sulfur
sulfuric |səlˈfjʊrɪk| — of or relating to or containing sulfur
sulfurise — Alternative spelling of sulfurize.
sulfurous — harsh or corrosive in tone
sulk |sʌlk| — a mood or display of sullen aloofness or withdrawal
sulks |sʌlks| — plural form of sulk
sulky |ˈsʌlkɪ| — a light two-wheeled vehicle for one person; drawn by one horse
sullen |ˈsʌlən| — showing a brooding ill humor
sullenly |ˈsʌlənlɪ| — in a sullen manner
sully |ˈsʌlɪ| — United States painter (born in England) of portraits and historical scenes (1783-1872)
sulpha |ˈsʌlfə| — antibacterial consisting of any of several synthetic organic compounds capable of inhibiting the growth of bacteria that require PABA
sulphate |ˈsʌlfeɪt| — a salt or ester of sulphuric acid
sulphide |ˈsʌlfaɪd| — a compound of sulphur and some other element that is more electropositive
sulphite |ˈsʌlfaɪt| — (inorganic chemistry, chiefly UK) Alternative spelling of sulfite.
sulphur |ˈsʌlfər| — an abundant tasteless odorless multivalent nonmetallic element; best known in yellow crystals; occurs in many sulphide and sulphate minerals and even in native form (especially in volcanic regions)
sulphur-spring |ˈsʌlfəˈsprɪŋ| — Alternative spelling of sulfur spring.
sulphurate |ˈsʌlfjəˌreɪt| — Alternative spelling of sulfurate.
sulphureous |səlˈfjʊəriːəs| — (dated) sulphurous
sulphureted — Alternative spelling of sulfuretted.
sulphuretted |ˈsʌlfjʊretɪd| — treated or impregnated with sulfur
sulphuric |sʌlˈfjʊrɪk| — of or relating to or containing sulfur
sulphurise — Alternative spelling of sulfurize.
sulphurize |ˈsʌlfjəraɪz| — Alternative spelling of sulfurize.
sulphurous |ˈsʌlfərəs| — harsh or corrosive in tone
sulphury |ˈsʌlfərɪ| — Alternative spelling of sulfury.
sultan |ˈsʌltən| — the ruler of a Muslim country (especially of the former Ottoman Empire)
sultana |sʌlˈtænə| — pale yellow seedless grape used for raisins and wine
sultanate |ˈsʌltənət| — country or territory ruled by a sultan
sultriness |ˈsʌltrɪnəs| — oppressively hot and humid weather
sultry |ˈsʌltrɪ| — sexually exciting or gratifying
sum |sʌm| — a quantity of money
sum up |ˈsəm ʌp| — give a summary (of)
sumac |ˈsuːmæk| — wood of a sumac
sumach |ˈʃuːmæk| — a shrub or tree of the genus Rhus (usually limited to the non-poisonous members of the genus)
summarily |səˈmerəlɪ| — without delay; in a summary manner
summarize |ˈsʌməraɪz| — give a summary (of)
summary |ˈsʌmərɪ| — a brief statement that presents the main points in a concise form
summation |sʌˈmeɪʃn| — a concluding summary (as in presenting a case before a law court)
summative — of or relating to a summation or produced by summation
summer |ˈsʌmər| — the warmest season of the year; in the northern hemisphere it extends from the summer solstice to the autumnal equinox
summer-house |ˈsʌməhaʊs| — Alternative spelling of summerhouse.
summer-time |ˈsʌmətaɪm| — Alternative spelling of summertime.
summerhouse |ˈsʌməhaʊs| — a small roofed building affording shade and rest
summerly |ˈsʌmərliː| — summer-like
summersault |ˈsʌmərˌsɔːlt| — an acrobatic feat in which the feet roll over the head (either forward or backward) and return
summerset |ˈsʌmərˌset| — an acrobatic feat in which the feet roll over the head (either forward or backward) and return
summertime |ˈsʌmərtaɪm| — the warmest season of the year; in the northern hemisphere it extends from the summer solstice to the autumnal equinox
summery |ˈsʌmərɪ| — belonging to or characteristic of or occurring in summer
summing |ˈsʌmɪŋ| — Present participle of sum.
summit |ˈsʌmɪt| — the highest level or degree attainable; the highest stage of development
summon |ˈsʌmən| — call in an official matter, such as to attend court
summoned |ˈsʌmənd| — simple past tense and past participle of summon
summons |ˈsʌmənz| — a request to be present
sump |sʌmp| — an oil reservoir in an internal combustion engine
sumpter |ˈsəm(p)tər| — an animal (such as a mule or burro or horse) used to carry loads
sumption |ˈsʌmpʃən| — (rare) a taking
sumptuary |ˈsʌmptjʊərɪ| — regulating or controlling expenditure or personal behavior
sumptuous |ˈsʌmptʃʊəs| — ostentatiously rich and superior in quality
sumptuously |ˈsʌmptʃʊəslɪ| — in a sumptuous and opulent manner
sumptuousness |ˈsʌmptʃʊəsnəs| — wealth as evidenced by sumptuous living
sun |sʌn| — the star that is the source of light and heat for the planets in the solar system
sun-dog |ˈsʌndɒɡ| — Either of two bright spots, caused by the refraction of sunlight through ice crystals, sometimes seen on the parhelic circle.
sun-dried |ˈsʌn draɪd| — dried naturally by the sun
sun-hat |sən hat| — Alternative form of sunhat.
sun-up |ˈsʌn ʌp| — Alternative form of sunup.
sun-worship |ˈsʌn wɜːʃɪp| — the worship of the sun
sunbath |ˈsʌnˌbæθ| — A period spent tanning in the sun
sunbathe |ˈsʌnbeɪð| — expose one's body to the sun
sunbeam |ˈsʌnbiːm| — a ray of sunlight
sunbed |ˈsʌnbed| — A device emitting ultraviolet radiation used to produce a cosmetic suntan.
sunbelt |ˈsənbelt| — states in the south and southwest that have a warm climate and tend to be politically conservative
sunblind |ˈsʌnblaɪnd| — a canopy made of canvas to shelter people or things from rain or sun
sunbonnet |ˈsʌnbɒnɪt| — a large bonnet that shades the face; worn by girls and women
sunburn |ˈsʌnbɜːrn| — a browning of the skin resulting from exposure to the rays of the sun
sunburnt |ˈsʌnbɜːnt| — suffering from overexposure to direct sunlight
sunburst |ˈsʌnbɜːrst| — a sudden emergence of the sun from behind clouds
sundae |ˈsʌndeɪ| — ice cream served with a topping
Sunday |ˈsʌndeɪ| — first day of the week; observed as a day of rest and worship by most Christians
Sunday-school |ˈsʌndeɪskuːl| — A school, organized by a church, that provides religious education to children on Sundays.
sunder |ˈsʌndər| — break apart or in two, using violence
sundew |ˈsʌnˌduː| — any of various bog plants of the genus Drosera having leaves covered with sticky hairs that trap and digest insects; cosmopolitan in distribution
sundial |ˈsʌndaɪəl| — timepiece that indicates the daylight hours by the shadow that the gnomon casts on a calibrated dial
sundog — a bright spot on the parhelic circle; caused by diffraction by ice crystals
sundown |ˈsʌndaʊn| — the time in the evening at which the sun begins to fall below the horizon
sundowner |ˈsʌndaʊnər| — a tramp who habitually arrives at sundown
sundries |ˈsʌndrɪz| — miscellaneous objects too numerous or too small to be specified
sundry |ˈsʌndrɪ| — consisting of a haphazard assortment of different kinds
sunflower |ˈsʌnflaʊər| — any plant of the genus Helianthus having large flower heads with dark disk florets and showy yellow rays
sung |sʌŋ| — the imperial dynasty of China from 960 to 1279; noted for art and literature and philosophy
sunglasses |ˈsʌnɡlæsɪz| — (plural) spectacles that are darkened or polarized to protect the eyes from the glare of the sun
sunhat |ˈsʌnhæt| — a hat with a broad brim that protects the face from direct exposure to the sun
sunk |sʌŋk| — doomed to extinction
sunken |ˈsʌŋkən| — having a sunken area
sunlight |ˈsʌnlaɪt| — the rays of the sun
sunlit |ˈsʌnlɪt| — lighted by sunlight
sunn |sən| — Crotalaria juncea, an East Indian leguminous plant yielding a fiber.
sunny |ˈsʌnɪ| — bright and pleasant; promoting a feeling of cheer
sunproof |ˈsʌnˌpruːf| — impervious to the rays of the sun
sunrise |ˈsʌnraɪz| — the first light of day
sunroom |ˈsʌnruːm| — a room enclosed largely with glass and affording exposure to the sun
sunscreen |ˈsʌnskriːn| — a cream spread on the skin; contains a chemical (as PABA) to filter out ultraviolet light and so protect from sunburn
sunset |ˈsʌnset| — the time in the evening at which the sun begins to fall below the horizon
sunshade |ˈsʌnʃeɪd| — a canopy made of canvas to shelter people or things from rain or sun
sunshine |ˈsʌnʃaɪn| — the rays of the sun
sunspot |ˈsʌnspɑːt| — a cooler darker spot appearing periodically on the sun's photosphere; associated with a strong magnetic field
sunstone |ˈsʌnstəʊn| — a translucent quartz spangled with bits of mica or other minerals
sunstroke |ˈsʌnstrəʊk| — sudden prostration due to exposure to the sun or excessive heat
suntan |ˈsʌntæn| — a browning of the skin resulting from exposure to the rays of the sun
sunup |ˈsʌnʌp| — the first light of day
sunward |ˈsənwərd| — Directed or turned toward the sun.
sunwards |sʌnwɔːdz| — Toward the sun.
sunwise |ˈsʌnˌwaɪz| — (nonstandard) Clockwise.
sup |sʌp| — a small amount of liquid food
super |ˈsuːpər| — a caretaker for an apartment house; represents the owner as janitor and rent collector
super-duper |ˌsuːpər ˈduːpər| — Alternative form of super-duper.
superannuate |ˌsuːpəˈrænjʊeɪt| — retire and pension (someone) because of age or physical inability
superannuated |ˌsuːpərˈænjʊeɪtɪd| — too old to be useful
superannuation |ˌsuːpərˌænjʊˈeɪʃn| — a monthly payment made to someone who is retired from work
superb |suːˈpɜːrb| — of surpassing excellence
superbomb |ˈsuːpərˌbɑːm| — An extremely powerful bomb, especially the atomic bomb or hydrogen bomb.
supercargo |ˈsuːpəkɑːrɡəʊ| — an officer on a merchant ship in charge of the cargo and its sale and purchase
supercharge |ˌsuːpərˈtʃɑːrdʒ| — increase or raise
supercharger |ˈsuːpətʃɑːrdʒər| — compressor that forces increased oxygen into the cylinders of an internal-combustion engine
superciliary |ˌsuːpəˈsɪliːəriː| — (anatomy) Of or pertaining to the supercilium or eyebrow.
supercilious |ˌsuːpərˈsɪlɪəs| — having or showing arrogant superiority to and disdain of those one views as unworthy
superciliously |ˌsuːpəˈsɪlɪəslɪ| — with a sneer; in an uncomplimentary sneering manner
superciliousness |ˌsuːpəˈsɪlɪəsnəs| — the trait of displaying arrogance by patronizing those considered inferior
supercomputer |ˈsuːpərkəmpjuːtər| — a mainframe computer that is one of the most powerful available at a given time
superconducting |ˈsuːpərkənˌdəktɪŋ| — Exhibiting superconductivity.
superconductivity |ˌsuːpərˌkɑːndʌkˈtɪvətɪ| — the disappearance of electrical resistance at very low temperatures
superconductor |ˈsuːpərkəndʌktər| — A substance that has no resistance to conducting an electric current
supercool |ˌsuːpərˈkuːl| — (physics) To cool a material below its transition temperature without that transition occurring
superelevation |suːpərˌˌeləˈveɪʃən| — The angle that a gun must be elevated above the line of its target to allow for the effect of gravity on the projectile.
supererogation |ˌsuːpəˌrerəˈɡeɪʃən| — an effort above and beyond the call of duty
supererogatory |ˌsjuːpəreˈrɒɡətərɪ| — more than is needed, desired, or required
superette |ˌsuːpəˈret| — (New Zealand) A convenience store.
superfatted |ˌsuːpəˈfætɪd| — (of soap) containing extra unsaponified fat
superficial |ˌsuːpərˈfɪʃl| — of little substance or significance
superficiality |ˌsuːpəˌfɪʃɪˈælɪtɪ| — lack of depth of knowledge or thought or feeling
superficially |ˌsuːpərˈfɪʃəlɪ| — in a superficial manner
superficies |ˌsuːpəˈfɪʃiːz| — the purely external aspect of a thing; superficial appearance
superfine |ˈsuːpərfaɪn| — of extremely fine size or texture
superfluidity |ˌsuːpərˌfluːˈɪdətɪ| — (physics) The frictionless flow of a liquid at temperatures near absolute zero, especially that of liquid helium.
superfluity |ˌsuːpərˈfluːətɪ| — extreme excess
superfluous |suːˈpɜːrflʊəs| — serving no useful purpose; having no excuse for being
superfluously |suːˈpɜːflʊəslɪ| — in a superfluous manner
Superfund |ˌsuːpərˈfənd| — the federal government's program to locate and investigate and clean up the worst uncontrolled and abandoned toxic waste sites nationwide; administered by the Environmental Protection Agency
superfuse — (obsolete) To pour (something) over or on something else.
superheat |ˌsuːpəˈhiːt| — To heat a liquid above its boiling point
superheater |ˈsjuːpəˌhiːtə| — A component of a boiler system that heats the steam produced above its saturation temperature to prevent it condensing, and in case of a steam engine to improve its efficiency.
superheating — Present participle of superheat.
superheterodyne |ˌsuːpərˈhetərəˌdaɪn| — (electronics) Pertaining to a technique used in radio and television receivers to tune to a particular frequency, or to receivers using such a technique. [from 20th c.]
superhighway |ˌsuːpərˈhaɪweɪ| — a broad highway designed for high-speed traffic
superhuman |ˌsuːpərˈhjuːmən| — above or beyond the human or demanding more than human power or endurance
superimpose |ˌsuːpərɪmˈpəʊz| — place on top of
superimposed |ˌsuːpərɪmˈpəʊzd| — placed on or over something else
superincumbent |ˌsuːpəriːnˈkʌmbənt| — lying or resting on and exerting pressure on something else
superinduce |suːpərɪnˈduːs| — To bring in as an addition.
superintend |ˌsuːpərɪnˈtend| — watch and direct
superintendence |ˌsuːpərɪnˈtendəns| — management by overseeing the performance or operation of a person or group
superintendent |ˌsuːpərɪnˈtendənt| — a person who directs and manages an organization
superior |suːˈpɪrɪər| — one of greater rank or station or quality
superioress |sjuːˈpɪərɪərɪs| — A mother superior.
superiority |suːˌpɪrɪˈɔːrətɪ| — the quality of being superior
superiorly |sjuːˈpɪərɪəlɪ| — (anatomy, medicine) above; in a superior position.
superlative |suːˈpɜːrlətɪv| — an exaggerated expression (usually of praise)
superlunary |ˌsuːpərˈluːnəriː| — unworldly or ethereal
superman |ˈsuːpərmæn| — a person with great powers and abilities
supermarket |ˈsuːpərmɑːrkət| — a large self-service grocery store selling groceries and dairy products and household goods
supermundane |ˌsuːpərmənˈdeɪn| — Above or beyond the mundane.
supernaculum |suːpəˈnækjʊləm| — (obsolete) According to the rules of an old drinking game in which the drinker upturned the empty cup and had to drink more if the remaining droplets spilled beyond the edge of his fingernail.
supernal |səˈpərnl| — of heaven or the spirit
supernatant |ˌsuːpərˈneɪtnt| — the clear liquid that lies above a sediment or precipitate
supernatural |ˌsuːpərˈnætʃrəl| — supernatural forces and events and beings collectively
supernormal |ˌsuːpəˈnɔːrməl| — beyond the range of the normal or scientifically explainable
supernova |ˌsuːpərˈnəʊvə| — a star that explodes and becomes extremely luminous in the process
supernumerary |ˌsuːpərˈnuːmərerɪ| — a person serving no apparent function
superordinary — Above or beyond what is ordinary.
superphosphate |ˌsuːpərˈfɑːsfeɪt| — A fertilizer produced by the action of concentrated sulfuric acid on powdered phosphate rock.
superpose |ˌsuːpərˈpəʊz| — place (one geometric figure) upon another so that their perimeters coincide
superposition |ˌsuːpəˈpəʊz| — (geology) the deposition of one geological stratum on another
superpower |ˈsuːpərpaʊər| — a state powerful enough to influence events throughout the world
superprofit |ˌsjuːpəˈprɒfɪt| — excess profit
superrealism |ˌsjuːpəˈrɪəlɪzm| — Art intended to portray reality as accurately as possible.
supersaturate |suːpərˈsætʃʌreɪt| — To cause a solution to have more solute dissolved in it than it can stably contain at current conditions.
supersaturated |ˌsʊpərˈsætʃəˌreɪtɪd| — being more concentrated than normally possible and therefore not in equilibrium
superscribe |ˈsuːpərˌskraɪb| — write on the top or outside
superscription |ˌsuːpəˈskrɪpʃən| — an inscription written above something else
supersede |ˌsuːpərˈsiːd| — take the place or move into the position of
supersensible |ˌsuːpərˈsensəbəl| — Beyond the range of what is perceptible by the senses; not belonging to the experienceable physical world.
superset |ˈsuːpəset| — (set theory) (symbol: âŠ‡) With respect to another set, a set such that each of the elements of the other set is also an element of the set.
supersonic |ˌsuːpərˈsɑːnɪk| — having frequencies above those of audible sound
supersound |ˈsjuːpəsaʊnd| — ultrasonic sound
superstar |ˈsuːpərstɑːr| — someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field
superstition |ˌsuːpərˈstɪʃn| — an irrational belief arising from ignorance or fear
superstitious |ˌsuːpərˈstɪʃəs| — showing ignorance of the laws of nature and faith in magic or chance
superstrata |ˌsjuːpəˈstreɪtə| — plural form of superstratum
superstratum |ˈsuːpəˌstrɑːtəm| — any stratum or layer superimposed on another
superstructure |ˈsuːpərstrʌktʃər| — structure consisting of the part of a ship above the main deck
supertax |ˈsuːpətæks| — an additional tax on certain kinds of income that has already been taxed
supervacaneous |ˌsjuːpəvəˈkeɪnjəs| — (now rare) Added above what is needed or necessary; superfluous, redundant.
supervene |ˌsuːpərˈviːn| — take place as an additional or unexpected development
supervenient |suːpərˈviːnjənt| — (logic, philosophy, of a set of properties) In a relationship with another set such that membership in the other set implies membership in the present set
supervention |ˌsjuːpəˈvenʃən| — a following on in addition
supervise |ˈsuːpərvaɪz| — watch and direct
supervised |ˈsuːpərˌvaɪzd| — under observation or under the direction of a superintendent or overseer
supervising |ˈsuːpərˌvaɪzɪŋ| — management by overseeing the performance or operation of a person or group
supervision |ˌsuːpərˈvɪʒn| — management by overseeing the performance or operation of a person or group
supervisor |ˈsuːpərvaɪzər| — one who supervises or has charge and direction of
supervisory |ˌsuːpərˈvaɪzərɪ| — of or limited to or involving supervision
supinator |ˈsuːpɪneɪtə| — a muscle (especially in the forearm) that produces or assists in supination
supine |ˈsuːpaɪn| — lying face upward
supinely |ˈsuːpaɪnlɪ| — with the face upward
supper |ˈsʌpər| — a light evening meal; served in early evening if dinner is at midday or served late in the evening at bedtime
supplant |səˈplænt| — take the place or move into the position of
supple |ˈsʌpl| — make pliant and flexible
supplejack |ˈsəpəlejak| — walking stick made from the wood of an American tropical vine
supplement |ˈsʌplɪmənt| — textual matter that is added onto a publication; usually at the end
supplemental |ˌsʌpləˈmentəl| — functioning in a supporting capacity
supplementary |ˌsʌplɪˈmentrɪ| — functioning in a supporting capacity
supplementation |sʌplɪmenˈteɪʃən| — a quantity added (e.g. to make up for a deficiency)
suppleness |ˈsʌplnəs| — the gracefulness of a person or animal that is flexible and supple
suppliant |ˈsʌplɪənt| — one praying humbly for something
supplicant |ˈsʌpləkənt| — someone who prays to God
supplicate |ˈsʌplɪkeɪt| — ask humbly (for something)
supplication |ˌsʌplɪˈkeɪʃn| — a prayer asking God's help as part of a religious service
supplicatory |sʌpləkəˌtɔːriː| — humbly entreating
supplied |səˈplaɪd| — simple past tense and past participle of supply
supplier |səˈplɑɪər| — someone whose business is to supply a particular service or commodity
supplies |səˈplaɪz| — third-person singular simple present indicative form of supply
supply |səˈplaɪ| — an amount of something available for use
supply-side — (economics) regarding the supply side of the economy
support |səˈpɔːrt| — the activity of providing for or maintaining by supplying with money or necessities
supportable |səˈpɔːrtəbəl| — capable of being borne though unpleasant
supported |səˈpɔːrtəd| — sustained or maintained by aid (as distinct from physical support)
supporter |səˈpɔːrtər| — a person who backs a politician or a team etc.
supporting |səˈpɔːrtɪŋ| — the act of bearing the weight of or strengthening
supportive |səˈpɔːrtɪv| — furnishing support or assistance
suppose |səˈpəʊz| — express a supposition
supposed |səˈpəʊzd| — required or under orders
supposedly |səˈpəʊzɪdlɪ| — believed or reputed to be the case
supposing |səˈpəʊzɪŋ| — Present participle of suppose.
supposition |ˌsʌpəˈzɪʃn| — a message expressing an opinion based on incomplete evidence
suppositional |ˌsʌpəˈzɪʃənl| — based primarily on surmise rather than adequate evidence
supposititious |səpɑːzɪˈtɪʃəs| — based primarily on surmise rather than adequate evidence
suppository |səˈpɑːzətɔːrɪ| — a small plug of medication designed for insertion into the rectum or vagina where it melts
suppress |səˈpres| — bring under control by force or authority
suppressing |səˈpresɪŋ| — Present participle of suppress.
suppression |səˈpreʃn| — the failure to develop some part or organ
suppurate |ˈsʌpjʊreɪt| — cause to ripen and discharge pus
suppuration |ˌsʌpjʊˈreɪʃən| — (medicine) the formation of morbific matter in an abscess or a vesicle and the discharge of pus
supra |ˈsuːprə| — (in writing) at an earlier place
supranational |ˌsuːprəˈnæʃnəl| — transcending established national boundaries or spheres of interest
supremacy |suːˈpreməsɪ| — power to dominate or defeat
supreme |suːˈpriːm| — final or last in your life or progress
supremely |suːˈpriːməlɪ| — to the maximum degree
sura |ˈsʊrə| — one of the sections (or chapters) in the Koran
surah |ˈsʊrə| — soft twilled silk
surcease |sərˈsiːs| — a stopping
surcharge |ˈsɜːrtʃɑːrdʒ| — an additional charge (as for items previously omitted or as a penalty for failure to exercise common caution or common skill)
surcingle |ˈsɜːrˌsɪŋɡəl| — a long unpadded strap to pass over and keep in place a blanket, pack or saddle on an animal
surd |sɜːrd| — a consonant produced without sound from the vocal cords
sure |ʃʊr| — exercising or taking care great enough to bring assurance
sure-fire |faɪr| — certain to be successful
sure-footed |ʃʊə ˈfʊtɪd| — not liable to stumble or fall
surefire |ˈʃɔːfaɪər| — Alternative form of sure-fire.
surefooted |ˈʃɔːˌfʊtɪd| — not liable to stumble or fall
surely |ˈʃʊrlɪ| — definitely or positively (`sure' is sometimes used informally for `surely')
surety |ˈʃʊrətɪ| — something clearly established
surf |sɜːrf| — waves breaking on the shore
surf-riding |ˈsɜːfraɪdɪŋ| — (obsolete) surfing
surface |ˈsɜːrfɪs| — the outer boundary of an artifact or a material layer constituting or resembling such a boundary
surface-car |ˈsɜːfɪsˈkɑː| — (dated or obsolete) A streetcar (tram, trolley).
surface-tension |ˈsɜːfɪsˌtenʃən| — (physics) the effect on the surface of a liquid that makes it behave as a stretched elastic membrane; it is caused by unbalanced intermolecular forces
surface-to-air |ˈˌsərfəs tə ˈe(ə)r| — operating from or designed to be launched from the ground against an airborne target
surface-to-surface |ˈˌsərfəs tə ˈsərfəs| — (of a missile) fired from the surface at a target on land or water
surface-water |ˈsɜːfɪsˌwɔːtə| — Water collecting on the ground or in a stream, river, lake, sea or ocean, as opposed to groundwater.
surfaceman |ˈsɜːfɪsmən| — (Scotland) A platelayer; one who maintains a railway track.
surfboard |ˈsɜːrfbɔːrd| — a narrow buoyant board for riding surf
surfeit |ˈsɜːrfɪt| — the state of being more than full
surfer |ˈsɜːfər| — someone who engages in surfboarding
surfing |ˈsɜːrfɪŋ| — the sport of riding a surfboard toward the shore on the crest of a wave
surfriding |ˈsɜːfraɪdɪŋ| — the sport of riding a surfboard toward the shore on the crest of a wave
surge |sɜːrdʒ| — a sudden forceful flow
surgeon |ˈsɜːrdʒən| — a physician who specializes in surgery
surgeoncy |ˈsɜːdʒənsɪ| — The office or employment of a surgeon, as in the naval or military service.
surgery |ˈsɜːrdʒərɪ| — the branch of medical science that treats disease or injury by operative procedures
surgical |ˈsɜːrdʒɪkl| — performed with great precision
surgically |ˈsɜːdʒɪkəlɪ| — in a surgical manner; by means of surgery
surliness |ˈsɜːlɪnəs| — a disposition to exhibit uncontrolled anger
surly |ˈsɜːrlɪ| — inclined to anger or bad feelings with overtones of menace
surmise |ˈsɜːrmaɪz| — a message expressing an opinion based on incomplete evidence
surmount |sərˈmaʊnt| — get on top of; deal with successfully
surmountable |səˈmaʊntəbəl| — capable of being surmounted
surmullet |sərˈmələt| — brightly colored tropical fishes with chin barbels
surname |ˈsɜːrneɪm| — the name used to identify the members of a family (as distinguished from each member's given name)
surpass |sərˈpæs| — distinguish oneself
surpassed |sərˈpæst| — simple past tense and past participle of surpass
surpassing |sərˈpæsɪŋ| — exceeding or surpassing usual limits especially in excellence
surplice |ˈsɜːrpləs| — a loose-fitting white ecclesiastical vestment with wide sleeves
surplus |ˈsɜːrpləs| — a quantity much larger than is needed
surplusage |ˈsɜːpləsɪdʒ| — a quantity much larger than is needed
surprise |sərˈpraɪz| — the astonishment you feel when something totally unexpected happens to you
surprised |sərˈpraɪzd| — taken unawares or suddenly and feeling wonder or astonishment
surprisedly |səˈpraɪzədlɪ| — in the manner of one who is surprised
surprising |sərˈpraɪzɪŋ| — causing surprise or wonder or amazement
surprisingly |sərˈpraɪzɪŋlɪ| — in a surprising manner
surreal |səˈriːəl| — characterized by fantastic imagery and incongruous juxtapositions
surrealism |səˈriːəlɪzəm| — a 20th century movement of artists and writers (developing out of dadaism) who used fantastic images and incongruous juxtapositions in order to represent unconscious thoughts and dreams
surrebutter |ˌsərəˈbədər| — (law) a pleading by the plaintiff in reply to the defendant's rebutter
surrejoinder |ˌsərəˈjɔɪndər| — (law) a pleading by the plaintiff in reply to the defendant's rejoinder
surrender |səˈrendər| — acceptance of despair
surreptitious |ˌsɜːrəpˈtɪʃəs| — marked by quiet and caution and secrecy; taking pains to avoid being observed
surrey |ˈsɜːrɪ| — a county in southeastern England on the Thames
surrogate |ˈsɜːrəɡət| — someone who takes the place of another person
surround |səˈraʊnd| — the area in which something exists or lives
surrounded |səˈraʊndəd| — confined on all sides
surrounding |səˈraʊndɪŋ| — closely encircling
surroundings |səˈraʊndɪŋz| — the environmental condition
surtax |ˈsɜːrtæks| — an additional tax on certain kinds of income that has already been taxed
surveillance |sɜːrˈveɪləns| — close observation of a person or group (usually by the police)
survey |ˈsɜːrveɪ| — a detailed critical inspection
surveyed |sərˈveɪd| — simple past tense and past participle of survey
surveying |sərˈveɪɪŋ| — the practice of measuring angles and distances on the ground so that they can be accurately plotted on a map
surveyor |sərˈveɪər| — an engineer who determines the boundaries and elevations of land or structures
survival |sərˈvaɪvl| — a state of surviving; remaining alive
survive |sərˈvaɪv| — continue to live and avoid dying
surviving |sərˈvaɪvɪŋ| — still in existence
survivor |sərˈvaɪvər| — one who lives through affliction
susceptibilities |səˌseptəˈbɪlɪtɪz| — plural form of susceptibility
susceptibility |səˌseptəˈbɪlətɪ| — the state of being susceptible; easily affected
susceptible |səˈseptəbl| — easily impressed emotionally
susceptive |səˈseptɪv| — susceptible
suslik |ˈsʌslɪk| — rather large central Eurasian ground squirrel
suspect |səˈspekt| — someone who is under suspicion
suspected |səˈspektəd| — believed likely
suspend |səˈspend| — hang freely
suspended |səˈspendəd| — (of undissolved particles in a fluid) supported or kept from sinking or falling by buoyancy and without apparent attachment
suspender |səˈspendər| — elastic straps that hold trousers up (usually used in the plural)
suspenders |səˈspendərz| — (US) A pair of straps crossing one's shoulders and extending down to one's trousers, where a clip or button arrangement allows them to affix to the trousers, ensuring that they will not fall off. (UK) Braces.
suspense |səˈspens| — apprehension about what is going to happen
suspension |səˈspenʃn| — a mixture in which fine particles are suspended in a fluid where they are supported by buoyancy
suspensive |səˈspensɪv| — (of a situation) characterized by or causing suspense
suspensory |səˈspensəriː| — a bandage of elastic fabric applied to uplift a dependant part (as the scrotum or a pendulous breast)
suspicion |səˈspɪʃn| — an impression that something might be the case
suspicious |səˈspɪʃəs| — openly distrustful and unwilling to confide
suspiciously |səˈspɪʃəslɪ| — with suspicion
suspiciousness — being of a suspicious nature
suspire |səˈspaɪr| — heave or utter a sigh; breathe deeply and heavily
suss |sʌs| — (UK, Australia, New Zealand, colloquial) Suspicious.
sustain |səˈsteɪn| — lengthen or extend in duration or space
sustainability |səˌstenəˈbɪlətɪ| — the property of being sustainable
sustainable |səˈsteɪnəbl| — capable of being sustained
sustained |səˈsteɪnd| — maintained at length without interruption or weakening
sustaining |səˈsteɪnɪŋ| — Present participle of sustain.
sustenance |ˈsʌstənəns| — a source of materials to nourish the body
sustentation |ˌsʌst(ə)nˈteɪʃ(ə)n| — the act of sustaining life by food or providing a means of subsistence
sustention |səˈstenʃən| — sustentation
susurration |ˌsuːsəˈreɪʃən| — the indistinct sound of people whispering
susurrous — characterized by soft sounds
sutler |ˈsətlər| — a supplier of victuals or supplies to an army
Sutra |ˈsuːtrə| — a rule or aphorism in Sanskrit literature or a group of aphoristic doctrinal summaries prepared for memorization
suttee |ˈsʌtiː| — the act of a Hindu widow willingly cremating herself on the funeral pyre of her dead husband
suture |ˈsuːtʃər| — an immovable joint (especially between the bones of the skull)
suzerain |ˈsuːzəreɪn| — a state exercising a degree of dominion over a dependent state especially in its foreign affairs
suzerainty |ˈsuːzərəntɪ| — the position or authority of a suzerain