Assever - (v. t.) See Asseverate.
Asseverated - (imp. & p. p.) of Asseverate
Asseverating - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Asseverate
Asseverate - (v. t.) To affirm or aver positively, or with solemnity.
Asseveration - (n.) The act of asseverating, or that which is
asseverated; positive affirmation or assertion; solemn declaration.
Asseverative - (a.) Characterized by asseveration; asserting positively.
Asseveratory - (a.) Asseverative.
Dissevered - (imp. & p. p.) of Dissever
Dissevering - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Dissever
Dissever - (v. t.) To part in two; to sever thoroughly; to sunder; to
disunite; to separate; to disperse.
Dissever - (v. i.) To part; to separate.
Disseverance - (n.) The act of disserving; separation.
Disseveration - (n.) The act of disserving; disseverance.
Disseverment - (n.) Disseverance.
Imperseverant - (a.) Not persevering; fickle; thoughtless.
Inseverable - (a.) Incapable of being severed; indivisible; inseparable.
Persever - (v. i.) To persevere.
Perseverance - (n.) The act of persevering; persistence in anything
undertaken; continued pursuit or prosecution of any business, or
Perseverance - (n.) Discrimination.
Perseverance - (n.) Continuance in a state of grace until it is succeeded
by a state of glory; sometimes called final perseverance, and the
perseverance of the saints. See Calvinism.
Perseverant - (a.) Persevering.
Persevered - (imp. & p. p.) of Persevere
Persevering - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Persevere
Persevere - (v. i.) To persist in any business or enterprise undertaken;
to pursue steadily any project or course begun; to maintain a purpose
in spite of counter influences, opposition, or discouragement; not to
give or abandon what is undertaken.
Persevering - (a.) Characterized by perseverance; persistent.
Severed - (imp. &. p. p.) of Sever
Severing - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Sever
Severable - (a.) Capable of being severed.
Several - (a.) Separate; distinct; particular; single.
Several - (a.) Diverse; different; various.
Several - (a.) Consisting of a number more than two, but not very many;
divers; sundry; as, several persons were present when the event took
Several - (adv.) By itself; severally.
Several - (n.) Each particular taken singly; an item; a detail; an
Several - (n.) Persons oe objects, more than two, but not very many.
Several - (n.) An inclosed or separate place; inclosure.
Severalities - (pl. ) of Severality
Severality - (n.) Each particular taken singly; distinction.
Severalize - (v. t.) To distinguish.
Severally - (adv.) Separately; distinctly; apart from others;
Severalty - (n.) A state of separation from the rest, or from all others;
a holding by individual right.
Severance - (n.) The act of severing, or the state of being severed;
Severance - (n.) The act of dividing; the singling or severing of two or
more that join, or are joined, in one writ; the putting in several or
separate pleas or answers by two or more disjointly; the destruction of
the unity of interest in a joint estate.
Severe - (superl.) Serious in feeeling or manner; sedate; grave; austere;
not light, lively, or cheerful.
Severe - (superl.) Very strict in judgment, discipline, or government;
harsh; not mild or indulgent; rigorous; as, severe criticism; severe
Severe - (superl.) Rigidly methodical, or adherent to rule or principle;
exactly conformed to a standard; not allowing or employing unneccessary
ornament, amplification, etc.; strict; -- said of style, argument, etc.
Severe - (superl.) Sharp; afflictive; distressing; violent; extreme; as,
severe pain, anguish, fortune; severe cold.
Severe - (superl.) Difficult to be endured; exact; critical; rigorous;
as, a severe test.
Severities - (pl. ) of Severity
Severity - (n.) The quality or state of being severe.
Severity - (n.) Gravity or austerity; extreme strictness; rigor;
harshness; as, the severity of a reprimand or a reproof; severity of
discipline or government; severity of penalties.
Severity - (n.) The quality or power of distressing or paining; extreme
degree; extremity; intensity; inclemency; as, the severity of pain or
anguish; the severity of cold or heat; the severity of the winter.
Severity - (n.) Harshness; cruel treatment; sharpness of punishment; as,
severity practiced on prisoners of war.
Severity - (n.) Exactness; rigorousness; strictness; as, the severity of
Severy - (n.) A bay or compartment of a vaulted ceiling.