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pensive
  • s  deeply or seriously thoughtful;
  • s  showing pensive sadness
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pent
  • v  produce a literary work
  • s  closely confined
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pent-up
  • s  characterized by or showing the suppression of impulses or emotions
    their reactions were partly the product of pent-up emotions
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pentamerous
  • s  divided into five parts; specifically, having each floral whorl consist of five (or a multiple of five) members
    pentamerous flowers
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pentasyllabic
  • s  having or characterized by or consisting of five syllables
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pentecostal
  • n  any member of a Pentecostal religious body
  • a  of or relating to or characteristic of any of various Pentecostal religious bodies or their members
  • a  of or relating to or occurring at Pentecost
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penultimate
  • n  the next to last syllable in a word
  • s  next to the last
    the author inadvertently reveals the murderer in the penultimate chapter
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penumbral
  • a  of or pertaining to the region of partial shadow around an umbra
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penurious
  • s  not having enough money to pay for necessities
  • s  excessively unwilling to spend
    lived in a most penurious manner--denying himself every indulgence
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peopled
  • v  fill with people
  • v  furnish with people
  • s  furnished with people
    sparsely peopled arctic regions
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peppery
  • s  having the piquant burning taste of peppers
    corn chips with peppery salsa
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peppy
  • s  marked by lively action
    the peppy and interesting talk
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peptic
  • a  relating to or promoting digestion
    peptic juices
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per capita
  • s  per person
  • r  per person
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perambulating
  • v  make an official inspection on foot of (the bounds of a property)
  • v  walk with no particular goal
  • s  strolling or walking around
    perambulating nursemaids with their charges
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perceivable
  • s  capable of being perceived especially by sight or hearing
    perceivable through the mist
  • s  capable of being apprehended or understood
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