The scholar's reference book; containing a dictionary of English synonymes, tables of Greek and Latin proper names, and men of learning and genius

 
9781235994470: The scholar's reference book; containing a dictionary of English synonymes, tables of Greek and Latin proper names, and men of learning and genius

This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1836 Excerpt: ...importunate Usage--custom, prescription; treatment. Use--usage, practice, habit; avail, advantage, utility, benefit, service. Usually--generally, commonly, To Usurp--arrogate, assume, appropriate. Utility--advantage, benefit, s vice, avail, use. To Utter--speak, articulate,pronounce, express. Uttered by the mouth--oral, vocal, verbal. Vacancy--vacuity, chasm, inanity. Vacant--empty, void, devoid; idle. Vacuity. See Vacancy. Vague--loose, lax. Vain--idle, fruitless, ineffectusl. Vale--valley, dale, dingle, dell. Valediction--farewell, leave. Valour--bravery, courage, gallantry, boldness, intrepidity; fearlessness. Valuable--precious, costly, estimable. Value--worth, rate, price; account, estimation, appreciation. To Value--compute, rate, calculate, appraise, assess; appreciate, estimate; esteem, respect, regard, prize. Vanity--pride, conceit. To Vanquish--conquer, subdue, surmount, overcome. Variable--changeable, fickle, wavering, versatile, unsteady. Variation--change, vicissitude; variety. Variety--difference, diversity, change, medley. Various--different, divers, several, sundry. To Varnish--gloss, palliate. To Vary--change, alter; differ, disagree, dissent. Vast--enormous, huge, immense. To Vaunt--glory, boast, brag. Vauntino--boasting, ostentation, vain-glory, parade. Vehement--ardent, hot, eager, firm, passionate, impetuous, violent. Veil--mask, cloak, blind, covering. Velocity--quickness, swiftness, fleetness, celerity, rapidity. Venal--mercenary, hireling. To Venerate--adore, revere, reverence. Venial--pardonable. Venture--hazard, risk. Veracity--truth, integrity. Verbal--vocal, oral. Verge--border, edge, rim, brim, brink, margin. Vestige--mark, trace, track. To Vex--tease, plague, tantalize, torment, mortify, chagrin, offend. Vexation--chagrin, mort...

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