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worthy of notice
importance 642
worthy of praise
approbation 931
worthy of remark
importance 642
wot
knowledge 490
wot aware
knowledge 490
would be glad of
desire 865
would fain do
desire 865
would fain have
desire 865
would rather not
dislike 867
would that
desire 865
would that it were!
desire 865
would-be
insolence 885
undueness 925
wound
deterioration 659
resentment 900
evil 619
painfulness 830
wound the feelings
painfulness 830
wound to the quick
painfulness 830
wrack
destruction 162
wraith
demon 980
wrangle
contention 720
disagreement 24
discord 713
reasoning 476
wrangler
reasoning 476
scholar 492
opponent 710
wrangling
reasoning 476
discord 713
wrap
clothing 225
covering 223
wrap up
circumscription 229
clothing 225
wrapped in
attention 457
wrapped in clouds
concealment 528
wrapped in thought
inattention 458
wrapped up in self
selfishness 943
wrapper
clothing 225
inclosure 232
covering 223
wrapping
covering 223
wraprascal
clothing 225
wrapt in clouds
concealment 528
wrapt up in self
selfishness 943
wrath
resentment 900
wrathful
resentment 900
wrathful indignation
resentment 900
wreak
severity 739
violence 173
wreak one's anger
revenge 919
wreak one's malice on
malevolence 907
wreak one's vengeance
revenge 919
wreath
circularity 247
crossing 219
ornament 847
title 877
trophy 733
wreathe
convolution 248
crossing 219
wreathy
convolution 248
wreck
destruction 162
remainder 40
failure 732
deterioration 659
wrecked
failure 732
wrecker
thief 792
wrecking crane
vehicle 272
wrench
circuition 311
disjunction 44
extraction 301
taking 789
traction 285
wrench from
taking 789
wrest
distortion 243
wrest from
taking 789
wrest the meaning
misinterpretation 523
wrest the sense
misinterpretation 523
wrestle
contention 720
wrestler
combatant 726
wrestling
contention 720
wretch
bad man 949
pain 828
wretched
unimportance 643
badness 649
pain 828
wretchedly
smallness 32
wretchedness
pain 828
wriggle
agitation 315
oscillation 314
wriggle into
ingress 294
wriggle like an eel
agitation 315
wriggle out of prison
escape 671
wright
agent 690
wring
painfulness 830
physical pain 378
convolution 248
cleanness 652
wring from
extraction 301
taking 789
compulsion 744
wring one's hands
lamentation 839
wring the heart
painfulness 830
wringing wet
moisture 339
wrinkle
convolution 248
fold 258
wrinkled
age 128
wrist
retention 781
wristband
clothing 225
wristwatch
chronometry 114
writ
command 741
lawsuit 969
writ of error
lawsuit 969
write
record 551
style 569
writing 590
write down
record 551
writing 590
write in italics
importance 642
write in prose
prose 598
write out
writing 590
write out fair
writing 590
write prose
prose 598
write to
correspondence 592
write upon a subject
dissertation 595
write word
information 527
writer
book 593
lawyer 968
writing 590
writer for the press
book 593
writing 590
writer to the signet
lawyer 968
writhe
physical pain 378
distortion 243
agitation 315
writing
book 593
writing 590
writing in cipher
writing 590
writing ink
blackness 431
written
writing 590
wrong
vice 945
wrong 923
malevolence 907
evil 619
badness 649
wrong in one's head
insanity 503
wrong side out
inversion 218
wrong side up
inversion 218
wrong step
failure 732
wrong time
untimeliness 135
wrongdoer
bad man 949
evil 913
wrongdoing
vice 945
wrong 923
wrongful
wrong 923
wrong-headed
misjudgment 481
wrongly
wrong 923
wrought
resentment 900
wrought iron
hardness 323
wrought out
completion 729
wrought up
excitation 824
feeling 821
wrought upon
agency 170
wry
distortion 243
wry face
ugliness 846
wuther
wind 349
wyvern
unconformity 83
X
x
ignorance 491
xanorphica
musical instruments 417
xanthein
yellowness 436
xanthian
sculpture 557
xanthic
yellowness 436
xanthin
yellowness 436
xanthite
yellowness 436
xanthocarpous
yellowness 436
xanthochroid
yellowness 436
xanthocyanopia
dimsightedness 443
xantho-cyanopia!
yellowness 436
xanthopous
yellowness 436
xanthopsia
dimsightedness 443
yellowness 436
xanthous
yellowness 436
Xantippe
irascibility 901
xebec
ship 273
xenodochium
abode 189
xenogenesis1
production 161
xenogenetic
production 161
xenogeny
production 161
xenophobia
dislike 867
xeres
drunkenness 959
xerophagy
fasting 956
xerox
copy 21
imitation 19
xiphoid
sharpness 253
X-rated film
drama 599
Xray
light 420
X-ray diffractometer
optical instruments 445
X-ray machine
remedy 662
X-ray photo
representation 554
X-ray telescope
optical instruments 445
X-rays
calefaction 384
xylograph
engraving 558
xylography
engraving 558
xylophagous
food 298
xylophone
musical instruments 417
Y
y
ignorance 491
money 800
yach
inexpectation 508
yacht
ship 273
yachting
navigation 267
yaffle
quantity 25
yager
combatant 726
Yahoo
commonality 876
yak
animal 366
yam
vegetable 367
Yama
Jupiter 979
yammer
lamentation 839
yang and yin
counteraction 179
yang-yin
counteraction 179
Yankee
cunning 702
inhabitant 188
yap
ululation 412
yard
abode 189
inclosure 232
length 200
workshop 691
yard measure
measurement 466
yard sale
mart 799
yardarm to yardarm
nearness 197
yardman
servant 746
yards
space 180
yare
activity 682
yarn
exaggeration 549
filament 205
yarr
ululation 412
yarrow
remedy 662
yatacban
arms 727
yataghan
arms 727
yaup
cry 411
yaw
deviation 279
yawl
ship 273
ululation 412
yawn
fatigue 688
inactivity 683
opening 260
weariness 841
yawning
depth 208
fatigue 688
opening 260
yawning gulf
interval 198
ycleped
nomenclature 564
Ye gods!
wonder 870
yea
superiority 33
assent 488
yean
production 161
year
period 108
time 106
year after year
repetition 104
yearbook
regularity of recurrence 138
yearling
infant 129
yearly
regularity of recurrence 138
yearn
dejection 837
pain 828
yearn for
desire 865
pity 914
yearning
love 897
pity 914
desire 865
years
age 128
years ago
the past 122
years old
age 128
yeast
bubble; cloud 353
levity 320
yeasty
life 359
newness 123
yeild
submission 725
yell
cry 411
yellow
excitation 824
yellowness 436
yellow as a crow's foot
yellowness 436
yellow as a guinea
yellowness 436
yellow as a quince
yellowness 436
yellow cab
vehicle 272
yellow cover
abrogation 756
yellow fever
disease 655
yellow flag
alarm 669
warning 668
yellow jack
disease 655
indication 550
yellow journalism
excitation 824
yellow ocher
yellowness 436
yellow phosphorus
luminary 423
yellow streak
cowardice 862
yellow-eyed
jealousy 920
yellow-flag
indication 550
yellowness
yellowness 436
yellows
jealousy 920
yelp
stridor 410
ululation 412
yeoman
agriculture 371
man 373
yeomanry
combatant 726
yeomen of the guard
combatant 726
yerk
impulse 276
yes
affirmation 535
assent 488
consent 762
permission 760
willingness 602
yes-man
servility 886
flatterer 935
yesterday
the past 122
yesteryear
the past 122
yet
compensation 30
priority 116
qualification 469
the past 122
time 106
unconformity 83
yew
vegetable 367
yield
relinquishment 782
receipt 810
softness 324
giving 784
consent 762
price 812
yield assent
assent 488
consent 762
yield one's breath
death 360
yield pleasure
pleasurableness 829
yield the palm
humility 879
inferiority 34
yield to despair
hopelessness 859
yield to temptation
motive 615
yield up the ghost
death 360
yieldance
consent 762
yielding
softness 324
submission 725
facility 705
yielding as wax
softness 324
yieldingness
consent 762
yip
ululation 412
yipe
ululation 412
yogi
asceticism 955
yoho!
attention 457
yoicks!
pursuit 622
yoke
connection 45
subjection 749
prison 752
junction 43
duality 89
yokel
bungler 701
commonality 876
yokemate
marriage 903
yolk
yellowness 436
Yom Kippur
rite 998
yon
distance 196
speciality 79
yonder
speciality 79
distance 196
you bet
assent 488
you can't go home again
the past 122
you don't say so!
wonder 870
you get what you pay for
price 812
you may be sure
affirmation 535
you said a mouthful
assent 488
you said it
assent 488
you too
retaliation 718
young
newness 123
youth 127
young love
love 897
young man
love 897
younger
youth 127
Young's modulus
elasticity 325
youngster
infant 129
youngun
infant 129
younker
infant 129
your honor
title 877
your humble servant
dissent 489
refusal 764
your wish is my command
obedience 743
you're another
retaliation 718
You're kidding!
wonder 870
youth
youth 127
weakness 160
infant 129
newness 123
youthful
youth 127
youthhood
youth 127
yucca
sharpness 253
yule candle!
omen 512
yule log
amusement 840
yuletide
regularity of recurrence 138

Z
z
ignorance 491
Zadkiel
oracle 513
zaffer
blueness 438
zambo
mixture 41
zambomba
musical instruments 417
Zamiel
satan 978
zany
fool 501
humorist 844
wit 842
zaofulvin
yellowness 436
zap
resonance 408
zarabanda
celebration 883
zarp
safety 664
zeal
activity 682
resolution 604
desire 865
feeling 821
zealot
activity 682
obstinacy 606
zealotry
obstinacy 606
zealous
activity 682
feeling 821
zebra
variegation 440
zebu
animal 366
Zeitgeist
indication 550
zemindar
possessor 779
zemindary
property 780
zenana
abode 189
Zendavesta
pseudo-revelation 986
zenith
summit 210
zephyr
wind 349
zeppelin
ship 273
zero
unsubstantiality 4
zero 101
zest
pleasure 827
savoriness 394
zetetic
inquiry 461
zetetic philosophy
inquiry 461
Zeus
Jupiter 979
zigzag
circuit 629
deviation 279
ornament 847
oscillation 314
angularity 244
zilch
zero 101
zincograph
engraving 558
zincography
engraving 558
zingano
traveler 268
zingaro
traveler 268
zinnia
vegetable 367
Zion
heaven 981
zip
sibilation 409
zero 101
zipper the lips
taciturnity 585
zippo
zero 101
zircon
jewelry 847.a
zit
convexity 250
zither
musical instruments 417
zocle
support 215
zodiac
outline 230
world 318
zodiacal light
luminary 423
zoetic
life 359
Zoilus
detractor 936
zone
circularity 247
layer 204
outline 230
region 181
zoo
abode 189
zoogloea
organization 357
zoogloeic
organization 357
zoogloeoid
organization 357
zoography
zoology 368
zoohygiantics
husbandry 370
zoolatry
idolatry 991
zoological
zoology 368
zoological equine
animal 366
zoological garden
husbandry 370
zoologist
zoology 368
zoology
organization 357
zoology 368
zoom
velocity 274
zoom lens
optical instruments 445
zoonomy
zoology 368
zoophorus
summit 210
zoophyte
animal 366
zoot suit
clothing 225
zoothapsis
interment 363
zootomy
zoology 368
Zoroaster
pseudo-revelation 986
zot
resonance 408
zouave
combatant 726
zounds!
resentment 900
wonder 870
Zulu
commonality 876
zygote
organization 357
zymotic
insalubrity 657
disease 655

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