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enduring
  • v  put up with something or somebody unpleasant
  • v  face and withstand with courage
  • v  continue to live through hardship or adversity
  • v  undergo or be subjected to
  • v  last and be usable
  • v  persist for a specified period of time
  • v  continue to exist
  • s  unceasing
  • s  patiently bearing continual wrongs or trouble
    an enduring disposition
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energetic
  • a  possessing or exerting or displaying energy
    an energetic fund raiser for the college
    an energetic group of hikers
    it caused an energetic chemical reaction
  • s  working hard to promote an enterprise
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energising
  • v  raise to a higher energy level
  • v  cause to be alert and energetic
  • s  supplying motive force
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energizing
  • n  the activity of causing to have energy and be active
  • v  cause to be alert and energetic
  • v  raise to a higher energy level
  • s  supplying motive force
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energy-absorbing
  • a  (of a nuclear reaction) occurring with absorption of energy
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energy-releasing
  • a  (of a nuclear reaction) occurring with evolution or releasing of energy
  • s  of or relating to catabolism
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enervated
  • v  weaken mentally or morally
  • v  disturb the composure of
  • s  lacking strength or vigor
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enervating
  • v  weaken mentally or morally
  • v  disturb the composure of
  • s  causing debilitation
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enfeebling
  • v  make weak
  • s  causing debilitation
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enforced
  • v  ensure observance of laws and rules;
  • v  compel to behave in a certain way
  • a  forced or compelled or put in force
    a life of enforced inactivity
    enforced obedience
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enfranchised
  • v  grant freedom to; as from slavery or servitude
    Slaves were enfranchised in the mid-19th century
  • v  grant voting rights
  • a  endowed with the rights of citizenship especially the right to vote
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engaged
  • v  carry out or participate in an activity; be involved in
    They engaged in a discussion
  • v  consume all of one's attention or time
  • v  engage or hire for work
  • v  ask to represent; of legal counsel
  • v  give to in marriage
  • v  get caught
    make sure the gear is engaged
  • v  carry on (wars, battles, or campaigns)
  • v  hire for work or assistance
  • v  engage for service under a term of contract
  • v  keep engaged
    engaged the gears
  • s  having ones attention or mind or energy engaged
    deeply engaged in conversation
  • s  involved in military hostilities
    the desperately engaged ships continued the fight
  • s  reserved in advance
  • s  (of facilities such as telephones or lavatories) unavailable for use by anyone else or indicating unavailability; (`engaged' is a British term for a busy telephone line)
    receptionists' telephones are always engaged
  • s  (used of toothed parts or gears) interlocked and interacting
    the gears are engaged
  • s  having services contracted for
    the carpenter engaged (or employed) for the job is sick
  • s  built against or attached to a wall
    engaged columns
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engaging
  • v  carry out or participate in an activity; be involved in
  • v  consume all of one's attention or time
  • v  engage or hire for work
  • v  ask to represent; of legal counsel
  • v  give to in marriage
  • v  get caught
  • v  carry on (wars, battles, or campaigns)
  • v  hire for work or assistance
  • v  engage for service under a term of contract
  • v  keep engaged
  • s  attracting or delighting
    an engaging frankness
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english
  • n  an Indo-European language belonging to the West Germanic branch; the official language of Britain and the United States and most of the commonwealth countries
  • n  the people of England
  • n  the discipline that studies the English language and literature
  • n  (sports) the spin given to a ball by striking it on one side or releasing it with a sharp twist
  • a  of or relating to or characteristic of England or its culture or people
  • a  of or relating to the English language
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engorged
  • v  overeat or eat immodestly; make a pig of oneself
  • s  overfull as with blood
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engraved
  • v  carve, cut, or etch into a material or surface
    engraved the trophy cupt with the winner's
  • v  impress or affect deeply
    The event engraved itself into her memory
  • v  carve or cut into a block used for printing or print from such a block
  • v  carve or cut a design or letters into
  • s  cut or impressed into a surface
    engraved invitations
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