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Glossary

 221 result(s).
abramdark brown, golden brown [from ‘auburn’]
additionattribute, mark of honour, distinction [as if added to a coat--of-arms]
admiredwonderful, amazing, remarkable
Antony, MarkRoman leader in 1st-c BC
apostrophusmark of elision
badgeoutward sign, symbol, mark
badgemark [as if by a badge], stain
barkship, vessel
barkstrip the bark from, tear away
bark aboutencrust, form a crust [cover as with tree-bark]
barkedstripped, peeled bare, destroyed
barkybark-covered
baybark at, howl at
baybaying, barking, howling
bestainedstained all over, marked with stains
bitmarked, scarred
blackdark-complexioned, swarthy
blackdark complexion
black-corneredfull of dark places to hide
blinddark, black
blisterburn-mark
blotobscure, darken, cloud
blue[of eyes] dark-circled, shadow-rimmed
bounddetermine, mark out, define
brain(plural) witticisms, clever remarks
brandmark of infamy, stigma, disgrace
brandmark indelibly, make conspicuous
brownof dark complexion, sunburnt, burnished
bulwarkrampart, fortification
bulwarkshelter, safeguard, means of escape
card[compass-card, on which the 32 points of the compass are marked] model, accurate guide
cave-keepingcave-dwelling; living in darkness
CheapsideEast End street, a main market area, near St Paul's, London
checkeredpatterned, with varied markings
chidingbarking, brawling, angry noise
cicatricescar, scar-like mark
Ciceter['siseter] Cirencester, market town in Gloucestershire
clinquantglittering with gold or silver, gleaming, sparkling
clout[archery] pin fixing a target, cloth patch at the centre of a target; mark, bull
colliedblackened, darkened, murky
commentcriticism, objection, carping remark
courseRoman festive chase [held to mark Lupercalia]
covertureprotective darkness, cover, concealing shade
darkunfavourable, malignant, evil
darksad, melancholic, gloomy
darkundivulged, secret, unrevealed
darkeclipse, obscure, cloud
darkin the dark
darkenobscure, eclipse, deprive of fame
darkingdarkening, setting
darklingin the dark, in darkness
darklyfrowningly, ominously; gloomily
darklycunningly, subtly, secretly
darklyobscurely, cryptically, enigmatically
dashstroke, mark, sign
dearndreary, dark, wild
denotemark out, single out, distinguish
derndread, dark, sombre
derndreary, dark, wild
descantdevelop a theme about, comment, make remarks
designindicate, designate, mark out
Deucalionson of Prometheus, who survived with his wife Pyrrha in an ark when Zeus flooded the world; restored humanity by throwing stones over their shoulders, which turned into people
difference[heraldry] variation, distinguishing mark [on a coat-of-arms]
dintimpression, force, mark
disparkconvert [a park] to other uses, change the nature of [a park]
drowning-markindication of death by drowning
dundark, murky, gloomy
duskydark, shadowy
ebondark, sombre
effectsign, mark, token, manifestation
elvish-markedmarked out at birth by evil fairies, displaying spite
emballinginvestment with the orb [as a mark of sovereignty]
embarkengage in an enterprise, involve in an undertaking
Erebus'darkness', son of Chaos, the place where Shades passed on their way to Hades
EthiopEthiopian, African, person with a dark countenance
favourmark of favour, gift, token [often a love-token]
favourtoken worn as a mark of identity or friendship
fitfulfull of fits, marked by paroxysms
footinglanding, disembarking, setting foot on shore
glancemiss the mark, be ineffective
glisterglitter, sparkle, gleam
glisteringglittering, shining, sparkling
glisteringbrilliance, sparkle, shining nature
gloominggloomy, dark, dismal
harklisten
hearkenlook forward to, lie in wait for
hearkenlisten [to], pay attention [to]
hearkeninquire into, find out about
hearkenbe on the lookout, await an opportunity
hearkenhanker for, be attracted to
hearkendesire, be attracted to
heavygloomy, dark, overcast
hithit the mark with, get at, reach
Indiandark-complexioned, dark-haired
inshipput on board a ship, embark
lark's-heelslarkspur
lightlessdark, hidden, yielding no light
limelime-juice [added to wine to improve its sparkle]
limemix wine with lime [to add to its sparkle]
London Stoneancient stone, possibly Roman, once a city landmark in Cannon Street, London
loosemarksman not attached to a company
lourfrown, scowl, look dark and threatening
louringgloomy, threatening, dark
marknote, pay attention [to], take notice [of]
marknotable sight, object of serious attention
marktarget, goal, aim
markreach, aim, range
mark(plural) insignia, regalia
markbirthmark, discolouration, blemish
markmark used as a signature by an illiterate person
markdestine, brand, designate
markshot at a target
markaccounting unit in England (value: two-thirds of a pound)
markin an apologetic exclamation, after referring to something unpleasant
marketpurchase, spending opportunity, outlay
marketmarketing [i.e. profitable use]
marketopportunity to make a profit
market-manman who trades in a market
markingnoting, notice, attending [to]
markmanmarksman
Marshalseadebtor's prison in Southwark, London
martmarket
martsell, market, traffic in
marvelstrange, remarkable
melancholydark, dismal, gloomy
mervailousmarvellous, amazing, remarkable
mockact of mockery, mocking remark, derisive action, scornful irony
Moorfieldssite once used for training militia, near Moorgte, London; later, a popular park
morris, nine men'sarea marked out in squares for playing nine men's morris [a type of open-air game using nine ‘men’ on each side]
mouthbark, baying, howl
nick[unclear meaning] cut through, maim; do out of, cheat of; mark with foolishness
nightdarkness, blackness
nighteddark, black as night
notereproach, stigma, mark of disgrace
notesign, mark, token
open[hunting] bark at finding a scent
overshoot[miss a target by shooting too high] go astray in aim, wide of the mark
palefenced land, park, enclosure
parkenclose, contain, shut in [as if in a park]
parkhunting ground
park-warddirection of Windsor Great Park
passingringing to mark a death
patchblotch, mark, cover over
Philippibattle site in Thrace, Asia Minor, a victory for Mark Antony
pill[of bark] peel, strip
pinch-spotteddiscoloured with pinch-marks
pipmark on a playing card [as used in the game of ‘one-and-thirty’]
pitchypitch-dark, black, inky, dark
pittie-warddirection of Windsor Little Park
pleasurepleasure ground, park
pressimpress [as a stamp on a coin], imprint, mark
prickmark down, pick out, select [for death]
prick[on a sundial] mark, point, division
prickmark (down), put on a list, record in writing
prickmarker, pointer, indication
prickchoose, select, mark down
puke-stockingdark-coloured woollen stocking
quarter day[day marking a quarter of the year, when house tenancies would change] removal day
quintainheavy post used as a mark for tilting practice
reasonobservation, remark, point
remarkablewonderful, extraordinary, exceptional
rookyfilled with rooks, black, dark
saddark-coloured, sober-hued
Saint EdmundsburyBury St Edmunds, market town in Suffolk; site of the shrine of St Edmund and a place of pilgrimage
Saint George's Fieldarea of Southwark, London, well known for its brothels
scalemeasuring mark, graduated line, calibration
scoremark up, chalk up, add to the tally
scoremake a mark for, chalk up a score for
sealmark [as if by a seal], designate
sealmark by seal, put one's name to, agree
sea-markprominent landmark used as a guide for sailors, beacon
sententiousfull of wise remarks, ready with acute observations, pithy
shadowedshaded, darkened; also [heraldry]: faintly drawn
shadowingforeshadowing, ill-boding, darkening
shamblesmeat-market, slaughter-house
shark up[like a shark] gather together indiscriminately, collect hastily and uncritically
shotarmed soldier, gunner, marksman
sievebasket, hold-all, container [especially for market produce]
sightlessdark, black, impenetrable
signmark distinctively, bear a signature
smirchedmarked, soiled, stained
solemndark, sombre, gloomy
sparkyoung blade, man about town, dude
sparklesend out sparks
spend[hunting] bark, bay, give tongue
spotmark
spottedperson deemed guilty, one marked out for death
staggershorse disease marked by a staggering movement
Stamfordmarket town in Lincolnshire, with a tradition of fairs
stampimpression, mark, imprint
stampedmarked [as with a stamp], imprinted
starkrigid, stiff [as in death]
starklystiffly, rigidly, set fast
stigmaticmisshapen individual, person marked by physical deformity
strangeremarkable, startling, abnormal, unnatural
struckmarked, provided, beset
sunburntof dark complexion, not fair-skinned [and therefore unattractive]
swartswarthy, dusky, of dark complexion
swart-complexioneddark-faced, black-looking
swarthswarthy, dusky, of dark complexion
swooningshown by fainting, marked by loss of the senses
taleremark, statement, utterance
Tartarsomeone from Tartary, C Asia; known for pitilessness; also, a stereotype of dark complexion
thickengrow dim, darken
throwthrowing distance, mark
tirra-lyraonomatopoeic representation of the sound of the lark
tokensign, evidence, mark
tokenedshown by marks, spotted, blotchy
tollenter for sale in the toll-book [tax register] of a market
typetitle, stamp, distinguishing mark
typemark, sign, indication
unbruisedunmarked, uncrushed, undamaged
undintedunmarked by blows, without dents
unhatchedunmarked, unhacked; or: undrawn
vendiblesaleable, marketable, sought-after
wagtalk foolishly, utter silly remarks
warrenhunting park, land used for breeding game
widewide of the mark, mistaken
wipemark, brand, scar
wonderfulwonderfully, remarkably, incredibly
wordremark, speech, utterance

Thesaurus

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bark [howl]spend
bark [howl]mouth
bark atbay
bark at finding a scentopen
bark, stripbark
bark-coveredbarky
barkingbay
barkingchiding
birthmarkmark
blows, unmarked by undinted
brown, darkabram
burn-markblister
card, mark on a playingpip
carping remarkcomment
change the nature of [a park]dispark
clever remarksbrain
company, marksman not attached to aloose
complexion, darkblack
complexion, darkTartar
complexion, darkEthiop
complexion, of darksunburnt
complexion, of darkbrown
complexion, of darkswart
complexioned, darkblack
container [especially for market produce]sieve
convert [a park] to other usesdispark
darkmelancholy
darkrooky
darkdun
darkheavy
darkdern
darkpitchy
darksightless
darkglooming
darksolemn
darkblind
darkdusky
darklightless
darkdern
darkebon
darknighted
darklouring
dark complexion, ofblack
dark complexion, ofsunburnt
dark complexion, ofbrown
dark complexion, ofTartar
dark complexion, ofswart
dark complexion, ofEthiop
dark looklour
dark places to hide, full ofblack-cornered
dark, in thedark
dark-circled [of eyes]blue
dark-colouredsad
dark-complexionedblack
dark-complexionedIndian
darkenthicken
darkenblot
darkenedcollied
darkenedshadowed
darkeningdarking
darkeningshadowing
dark-facedswart-complexioned
dark-hairedIndian
darknessErebus
darknessnight
darkness, living incave-keeping
darkness, indarkling
darkness, protectivecoverture
death, marked out forspotted
death, ringing to mark apassing
deformity, person marked by physicalstigmatic
discoloured with pinch-markspinch-spotted
disembarkingfooting
disgrace, mark ofnote
distinguishing marktype
distinguishing mark [on a coat-of-arms]difference
elision, mark ofapostrophus
embarkinship
enter for sale in the toll-book of a markettoll
fairies, marked out at birth by evilelvish-marked
favour, mark offavour
foolishness, mark withnick
heavy post used as a mark for tilting practicequintain
hide, full of dark places toblack-cornered
hit the markhit
honour, mark ofaddition
hunting parkwarren
infamy, mark ofbrand
landmark, prominentsea-mark
lark, sound of thetirra-lyra
larkspurlark's-heels
living in darknesscave-keeping
look dark and threateninglour
man who trades in a marketmarket-man
marktoken
markeffect
markwipe
markdint
markpress
markbadge
markpatch
markstamp
markthrow
marktype
markspot
markdash
marknote
mark [as if by a badge]badge
mark [as if by a seal]seal
mark [in archery]clout
mark [on a sundial]prick
mark by sealseal
mark distinctivelysign
mark downprick
mark downprick
mark downprick
mark indeliblybrand
mark of disgracenote
mark of elisionapostrophus
mark of honouraddition
mark of infamybrand
mark on a playing cardpip
mark outdenote
mark outdesign
mark outbound
mark upscore
mark used as a signaturemark
mark with foolishnessnick
mark, distinguishingtype
mark, distinguishing [on a coat-of-arms]difference
mark, hit thehit
mark, make ascore
mark, measuringscale
mark, miss theglance
mark, scar-likecicatrice
mark, wide of thewide
mark, wide of theovershoot
markedstruck
markedstamped
markedbit
markedsmirched
marked out at birth by evil fairieselvish-marked
marked out for deathspotted
marked with stainsbestained
markerprick
marketmart
marketmart
market, trader in amarket-man
marketablevendible
marketingmarket
markings, with variedcheckered
marksmanmarkman
marksmanshot
marksman not attached to a companyloose
measuring markscale
meat-marketshambles
miss the markglance
mocking remarkmock
parkpale
parkpleasure
parkpittie-ward
parkpark-ward
parkMoorfields
park, change the nature of adispark
park, huntingwarren
paroxysms, marked byfitful
peel [of bark]pill
pinch-marks, discoloured withpinch-spotted
pitch-darkpitchy
protective darknesscoverture
remarkword
remarktale
remarkreason
remark, carpingcomment
remark, mockingmock
remarkablemarvel
remarkablemervailous
remarkableadmired
remarkablestrange
remarkablywonderful
remarks, cleverbrain
remarks, makedescant
ringing to mark a deathpassing
seal, mark byseal
send out sparkssparkle
senses, marked by loss of theswooning
signature, mark used as amark
silly remarks, utterwag
sparkleglister
sparkleglistering
sparklingclinquant
sparklingglistering
sparks, send out sparkle
stocking, dark-coloured woollenpuke-stocking
strip [of bark]pill
strip barkbark
tilting practice, heavy post used as a mark forquintain
token worn as a mark of identity or friendshipfavour
trader in a marketmarket-man
unmarkedunbruised
unmarkedunhatched
unmarked by blowsundinted
utter silly remarkswag
wide of the markwide
wide of the markovershoot
wise remarks, full ofsententious
woollen stocking, dark-colouredpuke-stocking

Themes and Topics

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Classical mythology...lion and his wife pyrrha survived in an ark when zeus flooded the world; the oracle...

Words Families

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ARKBASICark n
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