Anthropologic - (a.) Alt. of Anthropological
Anthropological - (a.) Pertaining to anthropology; belonging to the
nature of man.
Anthropologist - (n.) One who is versed in anthropology.
Anthropology - (n.) The science of the structure and functions of the
Anthropology - (n.) The science of man; -- sometimes used in a limited
sense to mean the study of man as an object of natural history, or as
Anthropology - (n.) That manner of expression by which the inspired
writers attribute human parts and passions to God.
Apologer - (n.) A teller of apologues.
Apologetic - (a.) Alt. of Apologetical
Apologetical - (a.) Defending by words or arguments; said or written in
defense, or by way of apology; regretfully excusing; as, an apologetic
Apologetically - (adv.) By way of apology.
Apologetics - (n.) That branch of theology which defends the Holy
Scriptures, and sets forth the evidence of their divine authority.
Apologist - (n.) One who makes an apology; one who speaks or writes in
defense of a faith, a cause, or an institution; especially, one who
argues in defense of Christianity.
Apologized - (imp. & p. p.) of Apologize
Apologizing - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Apologize
Apologize - (v. i.) To make an apology or defense.
Apologize - (v. i.) To make an apology or excuse; to make acknowledgment
of some fault or offense, with expression of regret for it, by way of
amends; -- with for; as, my correspondent apologized for not answering
Apologize - (v. t.) To defend.
Apologizer - (n.) One who makes an apology; an apologist.
Apologue - (n.) A story or relation of fictitious events, intended to
convey some moral truth; a moral fable.
Apologies - (pl. ) of Apology
Apology - (n.) Something said or written in defense or justification of
what appears to others wrong, or of what may be liable to
disapprobation; justification; as, Tertullian's Apology for
Apology - (n.) An acknowledgment intended as an atonement for some
improper or injurious remark or act; an admission to another of a wrong
or discourtesy done him, accompanied by an expression of regret.
Apology - (n.) Anything provided as a substitute; a makeshift.
Apology - (v. i.) To offer an apology.
Carpological - (a.) Of or pertaining to carpology.
Carpologist - (n.) One who describes fruits; one versed in carpology.
Carpology - (n.) That branch of botany which relates to the structure of
seeds and fruit.
Polonaise - (a.) Of or pertaining to the Poles, or to Poland.
Polonaise - (n.) The Polish language.
Polonaise - (n.) An article of dress for women, consisting of a body and
an outer skirt in one piece.
Polonaise - (n.) A stately Polish dance tune, in 3-4 measure, beginning
always on the beat with a quaver followed by a crotchet, and closing on
the beat after a strong accent on the second beat; also, a dance
adapted to such music; a polacca.
Polonese - (a. & n.) See Polonaise.
Polony - (n.) A kind of sausage made of meat partly cooked.
Ticpolonga - (n.) A very venomous viper (Daboia Russellii), native of
Ceylon and India; -- called also cobra monil.
Topology - (n.) The art of, or method for, assisting the memory by
associating the thing or subject to be remembered with some place.
Tropologic - (a.) Alt. of Tropological
Tropological - (a.) Characterized by tropes; varied by tropes; tropical.
Tropologize - (v. t.) To use in a tropological sense, as a word; to make
a trope of.
Tropology - (n.) A rhetorical mode of speech, including tropes, or
changes from the original import of the word.
Typology - (n.) A discourse or treatise on types.
Typology - (n.) The doctrine of types.