Adessenarian - (n.) One who held the real presence of Christ's body in
the eucharist, but not by transubstantiation.
Assented - (imp. & p. p.) of Assent
Assenting - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Assent
Assent - (v. t.) To admit a thing as true; to express one's agreement,
acquiescence, concurrence, or concession.
Assent - (v.) The act of assenting; the act of the mind in admitting or
agreeing to anything; concurrence with approval; consent; agreement;
Assentation - (n.) Insincere, flattering, or obsequious assent;
hypocritical or pretended concurrence.
Assentator - (n.) An obsequious; a flatterer.
Assentatory - (a.) Flattering; obsequious.
Assenter - (n.) One who assents.
Assentient - (a.) Assenting.
Assenting - (a.) Giving or implying assent.
Assentive - (a.) Giving assent; of the nature of assent; complying.
Assentment - (n.) Assent; agreement.
Bowssen - (v. t.) To drench; to soak; especially, to immerse (in water
believed to have curative properties).
Coessential - (a.) Partaking of the same essence.
Coessentiality - (n.) Participation of the same essence.
Disassent - (v. i.) To dissent.
Disassent - (n.) Dissent.
Disassenter - (n.) One who disassents; a dissenter.
Dissension - (n.) Disagreement in opinion, usually of a violent
character, producing warm debates or angry words; contention in words;
partisan and contentious divisions; breach of friendship and union;
strife; discord; quarrel.
Dissensious - (a.) Disposed to discord; contentious; dissentious.
Dissented - (imp. & p. p.) of Dissent
Dissenting - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Dissent
Dissent - (v. i.) To differ in opinion; to be of unlike or contrary
sentiment; to disagree; -- followed by from.
Dissent - (v. i.) To differ from an established church in regard to
doctrines, rites, or government.
Dissent - (v. i.) To differ; to be of a contrary nature.
Dissent - (n.) The act of dissenting; difference of opinion; refusal to
adopt something proposed; nonagreement, nonconcurrence, or
Dissent - (n.) Separation from an established church, especially that of
Dissent - (n.) Contrariety of nature; diversity in quality.
Dissentaneous - (a.) Disagreeing; contrary; differing; -- opposed to
Dissentany - (a.) Dissentaneous; inconsistent.
Dissentation - (n.) Dissension.
Dissenter - (n.) One who dissents; one who differs in opinion, or
declares his disagreement.
Dissenter - (n.) One who separates from the service and worship of an
established church; especially, one who disputes the authority or
tenets of the Church of England; a nonconformist.
Dissenterism - (n.) The spirit or principles of dissenters.
Dissentiate - (v. t.) To throw into a state of dissent.
Dissentient - (v. i.) Disagreeing; declaring dissent; dissenting.
Dissentient - (n.) One who dissents.
Dissentious - (a.) Marked by dissensions; apt to breed discord;
quarrelsome; contentious; factious.
Dissentive - (a.) Disagreeing; inconsistent.
Dreissena - (n.) A genus of bivalve shells of which one species (D.
polymorpha) is often so abundant as to be very troublesome in the fresh
waters of Europe.
Essence - (n.) The constituent elementary notions which constitute a
complex notion, and must be enumerated to define it; sometimes called
the nominal essence.
Essence - (n.) The constituent quality or qualities which belong to any
object, or class of objects, or on which they depend for being what
they are (distinguished as real essence); the real being, divested of
all logical accidents; that quality which constitutes or marks the true
nature of anything; distinctive character; hence, virtue or quality of
a thing, separated from its grosser parts.
Essence - (n.) Constituent substance.
Essence - (n.) A being; esp., a purely spiritual being.
Essence - (n.) The predominant qualities or virtues of a plant or drug,
extracted and refined from grosser matter; or, more strictly, the
solution in spirits of wine of a volatile or essential oil; as, the
essence of mint, and the like.
Essence - (n.) Perfume; odor; scent; or the volatile matter constituting
Essenced - (imp. & p. p.) of Essence
Essencing - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Essence
Essence - (v. t.) To perfume; to scent.
Essenes - (pl. ) of Essene
Essene - (n.) One of a sect among the Jews in the time of our Savior,
remarkable for their strictness and abstinence.
Essenism - (n.) The doctrine or the practices of the Essenes.
Essential - (a.) Belonging to the essence, or that which makes an object,
or class of objects, what it is.
Essential - (a.) Hence, really existing; existent.
Essential - (a.) Important in the highest degree; indispensable to the
attainment of an object; indispensably necessary.
Essential - (a.) Containing the essence or characteristic portion of a
substance, as of a plant; highly rectified; pure; hence, unmixed; as,
an essential oil.
Essential - (a.) Necessary; indispensable; -- said of those tones which
constitute a chord, in distinction from ornamental or passing tones.
Essential - (a.) Idiopathic; independent of other diseases.
Essentiality - (n.) The quality of being essential; the essential part.
Essentiated - (imp. & p. p.) of Essentiate
Essentiating - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Essentiate
Essentiate - (v. t.) To form or constitute the essence or being of.
Essentiate - (v. i.) To become assimilated; to be changed into the
Glassen - (a.) Glassy; glazed.
Inessential - (a.) Having no essence or being.
Inessential - (a.) Not essential; unessential.
Lessened - (imp. & p. p.) of Lessen
Lessening - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Lessen
Lessen - (a.) To make less; to reduce; to make smaller, or fewer; to
diminish; to lower; to degrade; as, to lessen a kingdom, or a
population; to lessen speed, rank, fortune.
Lessen - (v. i.) To become less; to shrink; to contract; to decrease; to
be diminished; as, the apparent magnitude of objects lessens as we
recede from them; his care, or his wealth, lessened.
Lessener - (n.) One who, or that which, lessens.
Lissencephala - (n. pl.) A general name for all those placental mammals
that have a brain with few or no cerebral convolutions, as Rodentia,
Messenger - (n.) One who bears a message; the bearer of a verbal or
written communication, notice, or invitation, from one person to
another, or to a public body; specifically, an office servant who bears
Messenger - (n.) One who, or that which, foreshows, or foretells.
Messenger - (n.) A hawser passed round the capstan, and having its two
ends lashed together to form an endless rope or chain; -- formerly used
for heaving in the cable.
Messenger - (n.) A person appointed to perform certain ministerial duties
under bankrupt and insolvent laws, such as to take charge og the estate
of the bankrupt or insolvent.
Missend - (v. t.) To send amiss or incorrectly.
Nonessential - (a.) Not essential.
Nonessential - (n.) A thing not essential.
Passenger - (n.) A passer or passer-by; a wayfarer.
Passenger - (n.) A traveler by some established conveyance, as a coach,
steamboat, railroad train, etc.
Quintessence - (n.) The fifth or last and highest essence or power in a
natural body. See Ferment oils, under Ferment.
Quintessence - (n.) Hence: An extract from anything, containing its
rarest virtue, or most subtle and essential constituent in a small
quantity; pure or concentrated essence.
Quintessence - (v. t.) To distil or extract as a quintessence; to reduce
to a quintessence.
Quintessential - (a.) Of the nature of a quintessence; purest.
Sassenach - (n.) A Saxon; an Englishman; a Lowlander.
Superessential - (a.) Essential above others, or above the constitution
of a thing.
Unessential - (a.) Not essential; not of prime importance; not
Unessential - (a.) Void of essence, or real being.
Unessential - (n.) Something not constituting essence, or something which
is not of absolute necessity; as, forms are among the unessentials of
Unessentially - (adv.) In an unessential manner.