adj. departing from the right, normal, or usual course;
deviating from the ordinary, usual, or normal type; exceptional;
n. temporary inactivity,
cessation, or suspension: Let's hold that problem in abeyance for a
v.t., to refuse or
deny oneself (some rights, conveniences, etc.); reject; renounce; to relinquish;
adj sparing or moderate in eating
and drinking; temperate in diet; characterized by abstinence,
restricted to bare necessities; sparing..
an increase by
natural growth or by gradual external addition; growth in size or
extent; the result of this process; an added part; addition..
the citadel or high fortified area of an ancient Greek
v.t., to produce a faint image or
resemblance of; to outline or sketch; to foreshadow; prefigure;
to darken or conceal partially; overshadow..
n. Class. Myth. the shield or breastplate of Zeus or
Athena; protection; support;
adj. a natural liking
for or attraction to a person, thing, idea, etc.
a supernatural appearance of a person or thing, esp. a ghost;
a specter or phantom; wraith..
n. harshness or sharpness of tone, temper, or
manner; severity; acrimony.
a workshop or studio, esp. of an artist, artisan, or designer..
adj. promising success; propitious; opportune; favorable;
favored by fortune; prosperous; fortunate..
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