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Denotative definitions are also known as definitions.
Saturday, February 18, 2012 at 6:53pm by Anonymous

Study these definitions.
Tuesday, October 11, 2011 at 6:59pm by Ms. Sue

English words
This is what hamper's definitions were: 1. to hold back; hinder; impede: A steady rain hampered the progress of the work. 2. to interfere with; curtail: The dancers' movements were hampered by their elaborate costumes. noun 3. Nautical. gear that, although necessary to the ...
Thursday, March 13, 2008 at 12:03pm by Lynn

Good for you but that doesn't answer by questions. What do you not understand? Do you know the definitions? Perhaps I could help with the definitions?
Monday, November 28, 2011 at 3:31pm by DrBob222

Did you read the definitions of ethical, moral, and legal? What are these definitions? How do YOU think they can affect decision making?
Wednesday, August 17, 2011 at 2:01pm by Ms. Sue

Denotative definitions are also known as ______ definitions. A. connotative B. direct C. indirect D. None of the Above C
Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 12:37am by TammieChristina

Eng B
I disagree.
Saturday, May 4, 2013 at 3:42pm by Ms. Sue

Denotative definitions are also known as direct definitions.
Saturday, February 18, 2012 at 6:06pm by kesha

Denotative definitions are also known as explicit definitions.
Saturday, February 18, 2012 at 6:06pm by Mr. k

Http:// Read all the definitions, including noun and adjective definitions, and let me know what you think.
Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 12:13am by Writeacher

Denotative definitions are also known as definitions.
Saturday, February 18, 2012 at 6:15pm by Anonymous

P.S. A good dictionary will give you the definitions: Main Entry: goon Pronunciation: 'gn Function: noun Etymology: probably short for English dialect gooney (simpleton) Date: 1921 1 : a stupid person 2 : a man hired to terrorize or eliminate opponents Main Entry: goblin ...
Thursday, September 18, 2008 at 10:39pm by SraJMcGin

Hesitation: When in doubt, use the dictionary... Quick definitions from Macmillan ( hesitation ) American English Definition British English Definition noun ▸ a pause before doing something, or a feeling that you should not do it, especially because you are nervous, ...
Monday, February 20, 2012 at 1:13pm by bobpursley

Saturday, December 12, 2009 at 9:47pm by Ms. Sue

So ... which set of answers are you settling on? I think you need to read more definitions of the terms before you let us know! In addition to the link Ms. Sue gave you (which has excellent definitions, by the way), you may need to look them up here, too:
Sunday, April 8, 2012 at 7:03pm by Writeacher

English morphology and syntax
Those terms aren't familiar to us English teachers here in the United States. If you post the definitions given in your text, we'll try to help you.
Thursday, December 18, 2008 at 3:53pm by Ms. Sue

What are YOUR definitions for these terms?
Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 8:55pm by Writeacher

Math 8R - Homework Help!: Part 1
Part 1: Fill in the definitions I need the definitions for the following words: solution evaluate inverse operations
Monday, October 29, 2012 at 2:30pm by Laruen

Are you asking what the parts of speech are in this sentence?
Friday, July 29, 2011 at 8:35pm by Ms. Sue

Yes. Those are great metaphorical definitions.
Wednesday, September 26, 2007 at 8:25pm by Ms. Sue

Sure. I'll help you AFTER you post the definitions.
Tuesday, September 8, 2009 at 4:09pm by Ms. Sue

Check the definitions at
Thursday, September 10, 2009 at 8:45pm by Ms. Sue

No. Please check the definitions of these words.
Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 8:51pm by Ms. Sue

Yes, that should be helpful. Read through the different definitions of "romantic" here, and in any other dictionary you can find: It looks as if more than one of these definitions are at work in the paragraph you found. If you use that ...
Saturday, February 11, 2012 at 11:36pm by Writeacher

Go through 4th grade reading materials about oceanic animals. Pick out the more difficult words and teach the students their definitions. Then you can create a crossword puzzle to help reinforce the definitions.
Sunday, April 6, 2008 at 7:57pm by Ms. Sue

Please see the definitions I posted below.
Sunday, September 21, 2008 at 9:32pm by Ms. Sue

Again, I ask you ... what definitions has your teacher give you for each of these terms?
Thursday, November 4, 2010 at 3:21pm by Writeacher

indirect definitions are subject to individual interpretation.
Saturday, February 18, 2012 at 6:51pm by eric

indirect definitions are subject to individual interpretation.
Saturday, February 18, 2012 at 6:53pm by eric

A premier candidate could have many definitions. What is the context?
Sunday, August 12, 2012 at 9:56pm by Ms. Sue

No. Have you checked the definitions of hypocrite and mimic?
Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 8:54pm by Ms. Sue

I think so ... if I'm reading those definitions right.
Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 3:02pm by Writeacher

6th grade science
Do you need to describe specific models or generic types? One group is as Conceptual (=thought experiments) Mathematical (includes computer models) Physical (e.g. a mechanical model of the solar system like an orrery) Physicist Georg William de Tunzelmann distingushed in 1910 ...
Monday, September 22, 2008 at 5:39am by Dr Russ

Sounds fine, but "plot" is the entire thing, isn't it?? Go through these and see if you want to delete, add, or change anything.
Thursday, January 9, 2014 at 5:47pm by Writeacher

English 2
If you post the definitions and examples from your text, I'll be glad to help you understand them.
Friday, September 24, 2010 at 12:20pm by Ms. Sue

Here are the dictionary definitions. Which of these meanings are you writing about?
Monday, January 7, 2013 at 7:35pm by Ms. Sue

What are the definitions of these two words? What relationship do you see?
Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at 4:00pm by Ms. Sue

#3 Here are many definitions as well: (Broken Link Removed) #5 You could substitute ON. Sra
Saturday, June 13, 2009 at 12:39am by SraJMcGin

I'll be glad to help you with the answers AFTER you post the definitions of all of these words.
Tuesday, September 8, 2009 at 4:09pm by Ms. Sue

Post the definitions of the words in column 1. Then I'll be glad to help you find the antonyms.
Tuesday, September 8, 2009 at 4:11pm by Ms. Sue

Thanks. I couldn't find these definitions online. Your answer is correct. That statement is true.
Saturday, February 18, 2012 at 6:51pm by Ms. Sue

OK. Using the first two definitions of disinterested, your answer is correct.
Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 8:55pm by Ms. Sue

what are the actual definitions to the word algebra itself? algebra? cubed? counter example? function table? function rule? can you help me find these definitions?
Friday, August 20, 2010 at 8:51am by alexis

Did you read the definitions I linked for you a little while ago? Read carefully -- both definitions. Let us know what you don't understand.
Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at 6:38pm by Writeacher

COM 155
Before anyone can tell if you're on the right track or not, you'll need to tell us what definitions you've been given for each of these three terms. Please repost with the definitions of terms.
Monday, August 30, 2010 at 12:25pm by Writeacher

I have to write an essay that has to do with definitions that are arguable. and i cant think of a one. please help me thank you
Sunday, October 11, 2009 at 4:52pm by Justin

What is meant by defy convention? The two definitions do not make any sense together.
Thursday, April 22, 2010 at 12:10pm by Angel

What do you think? I believe it was yesterday that I gave you definitions for 2 of those 3 words. Sra
Monday, November 1, 2010 at 7:55pm by SraJMcGin

Get a good dictionary and look up the definitions for "symbol" and "irony." Sra
Wednesday, January 5, 2011 at 7:08pm by SraJMcGin

Sure, we'll be glad to help. I assume you know the definitions of these words. How would you like us to help you?
Wednesday, March 28, 2012 at 4:06pm by Ms. Sue

These definitions should help you. Remember, you're looking for the product.
Thursday, January 20, 2011 at 4:36pm by Ms. Sue

Wrong. Please check a dictionary for these definitions. For the first one, B, C, and D are totally different.
Sunday, July 15, 2012 at 8:12pm by Ms. Sue

I posted definitions for moribund and anapest. Did you read them? Hint -- this seems to be about a poem.
Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 7:18pm by Ms. Sue

Quick English help
As I told you before, these words do not match the definitions. Please ask your teacher if this is an error.
Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 9:48pm by Ms. Sue

No, those words truly rhyme.
Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 1:39pm by Writeacher

yes i have all the definitions my choices of antonyms are stain,pollute abhor renowned boasting
Wednesday, September 9, 2009 at 1:41pm by mely

Similes have like or as. So that's not right. Look up the definitions for the other three words.
Wednesday, April 21, 2010 at 9:19pm by Ms. Sue

Your definitions for ethos, logos, and tone are correct. pathos = emotions <~~how will you use that definition?
Thursday, April 12, 2012 at 10:21am by Writeacher

Which one do you think is correct? Be sure to click on the link I sent you first and read the definitions!
Friday, May 18, 2012 at 10:16am by Writeacher

A control group is the group in an experiment that doesn't have anything change. For instance, if scientists are testing a headache medicine, the control group gets a placebo while the test group receives the product that they're testing. Check these definitions for ...
Monday, August 27, 2007 at 6:52pm by Ms. Sue

Environmental Science
Here are the simplest definitions I found at matter: the substance or substances of which any physical object consists or is composed energy: the capacity to do work I think you can put those two definitions into a compound or complex-compound sentence.
Wednesday, September 5, 2007 at 8:52pm by Ms. Sue

what is the following answers for the definitions i dont understand; control, repetition, validity, reliability, accuracy, controlled variable, independent and dependent variable, hypothesis? We'll be happy to help you understand these definitions if you post the dictionary ...
Wednesday, February 21, 2007 at 5:08am by Jess

CC--Definitions, definitions, definitions. molality = moles/kg solvent You want 0.45 m and you want 25.0 g NaCl. How many moles is 25.0 g NaCl? That will be moles = grams/molar mass. 25.0/58.5 (the 58.5 is an estimate) = 0.43 moles. Now substitute that into the definition for ...
Wednesday, February 10, 2010 at 3:26pm by DrBob222

You need context clues plus definitions. To say that either is the most valuable strategy is ridiculous.
Saturday, December 12, 2009 at 9:47pm by Ms. Sue

So ... given the definitions I gave you above, how would you rewrite that quotation describing Buck in your own words?
Sunday, May 1, 2011 at 9:35am by Writeacher

English Lit
Thanks for the great definitions- Do you think I was right on either of them? The first question slant rhyme and the secondcaesura?
Friday, October 7, 2011 at 4:32pm by Leah

Kesha or Eric -- please use the same name for your posts. How does your book define direct and indirect definitions?
Saturday, February 18, 2012 at 6:51pm by Ms. Sue

None of those is right. Be sure to check a dictionary for definitions of these words. Also note how they are used in sentences.
Monday, October 28, 2013 at 11:04pm by Ms. Sue

English III
@Ms.Sue I don't know how to do it and I tried looking up the definitions for the words, can you explain how I can solve problems like these?
Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 12:37pm by MAN

31. Bases generate (OH) ions.- T True by some definitions. But there are many definitions. 32 is true. 35. No. Some metals yes; all metals no.
Wednesday, October 27, 2010 at 7:30pm by DrBob222

What the does the literary technique "double" or doubling mean. I read some definitions online, but I kind of want to hear a simple definition.
Thursday, March 19, 2009 at 5:16pm by jen

That's a good site ( to use when you're looking for definitions or explanations of words or phrases. What did you decide was correct?
Tuesday, January 4, 2011 at 8:43am by Writeacher

22. I posted the definitions of moribund and anapest for you. Look them up and the meaning of the sentence will become clear. 23. What is your answer?
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 1:16pm by Ms. Sue

Shakespeare's Definitions
I agree. You have to read it. Another set of definitions to those words worth learning is the same words, same question based on the Opera: Marriage of Figaro (Wolfgang Mozart), but much more confusing than Shakespeare ever contemplated.
Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 7:19pm by bobpursley

Fair Game
Okay, I am in 6 grade and I am doing definitions; math definitions. Theres something called a "fair game" but I am not for sure if it has to do wih math, or a regular game... plz help. This assignment is due this week..... (-_-) Thxx !! ~
Thursday, January 12, 2012 at 3:07pm by Nana Mosichu

The first one is correct. The second is okay, but in very informal speech (almost slang). Take a look at the definitions of the two words: The standard English use of the word "fun" is ...
Friday, December 10, 2010 at 3:21am by Writeacher

I am asked to describe the "syntax" of a book I am reading. I have looked up several definitions of the word and still do not understand what it means.
Sunday, January 24, 2010 at 4:50pm by Peter

The first thing you need to do is write the definition and part of speech of each word. If you post your definitions here, we'll try to get you started on the story.
Monday, March 5, 2012 at 4:33pm by Ms. Sue

I will not GIVE you the answer. If you have read and understood the definitions, this is not difficult. If you aren't clear on the meanings of the choices you've been given, look them up, too.
Friday, May 18, 2012 at 10:16am by Writeacher

7th grade math help asap please
Study these sites.
Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 6:39pm by Ms. Sue

There are a number of definitions for acids and bases. Match the following definitions to the correct theory. Theory Definition A. Arrhenius I - donates or accepts protons B. Bronsted-Lowry II - donates or accepts a lone pair of electrons C. Lewis III - donates a proton or a ...
Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 2:39am by shakira

Hi I was wondering if anybody could explain what "winged words" are in terms of the Odyssey? Thanks. Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here is the definition from Definitions winged words plural noun 1. literary: Meaningful words spoken, uttered ...
Thursday, September 14, 2006 at 3:42pm by Rachel

Study these definitions carefully. The best way of learning which prepositions to use is follow the language customs. Preposition definitions are often difficult to understand and apply.
Monday, November 26, 2012 at 5:25pm by Ms. Sue

I don't know. Are you clear on definitions for "modernism" and "post-modern"? Remember, no one here will write your assignment for you, but we can help you once you have let us know what YOU THINK a good response is and why.
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 at 5:33pm by Writeacher

English grammar
Common nouns are names for people, things, and animals which have regular shapes and boundaries. Collective nouns are names for people or things which have their members. Material nouns are names for gas, liquid, and solid which don't have regular shapes and boundaries. Proper...
Thursday, November 29, 2007 at 7:25pm by John

English words
The website you gave me didn't give simple definitions for the following words: 1.) reverie 2.) plague 3.) hamper
Thursday, March 13, 2008 at 12:03pm by Lynn

Colledge english check
two worded definitions for those confusing homophones. the rule: (principal, principle) =principle
Tuesday, June 22, 2010 at 10:15pm by Ariel

English: Ms. Sue
A is the only answer that makes sense ... and fits with one of the definitions of portentous (the third one).
Monday, March 17, 2014 at 4:35pm by Writeacher

Could someone please explain to me what Lineweaver Burk plot is trying to show? I know the definitions, and I know it represents the Michaelis-Menten equation, but I just need to know what it MEANS in simple English. Thanks!
Sunday, February 8, 2009 at 10:14am by Chris

a function is an expression that generates a value when an input is given. For instance, the function x^2, when given 3 for x as input, generates 9, and nine can only be generated if 3 is imputed. Here are some definitions of functions, in math talk.
Wednesday, September 9, 2009 at 10:04pm by bobpursley

What does the word innuendo mean in this context: the air is alive with chatter and laughter and casual innuendo. None of the dictionary definitions make sense.
Saturday, March 14, 2009 at 5:01pm by Jim

HCA 220
You're not a bother. Your counselor probably meant that you should post the details of your assignment in order to get help. For this assignment, please click Post a New Question and list the 10 vocabulary words that were discussed in the reading. Also include the definitions ...
Monday, February 23, 2009 at 6:28pm by Ms. Sue

Can you check if these are metaphorical definitions. 1. Friendship is a electric magnet. 2. Cooperation is a huge smile. 3. Determination is proudly hitting a home run. 4. Happiness is going sailing in a new boat.
Wednesday, September 26, 2007 at 8:25pm by Sonic

There was no danger, difficulty, or that could ponce de leon from venturing into the jungles of florida to search for the fountain of youth. a= obstructuion...deter b=procrastination... subside i know the definitions its to hard i think its b
Saturday, September 21, 2013 at 10:56pm by someone

I beg to differ... one of the definitions for "before" being used as a preposition is "previous in time" . "Before seven" would meet that criteria...... I think
Friday, August 8, 2008 at 4:26pm by GuruBlue

Your Answer B. Figure of speech MY RESOURCE - 100% graded assignment JUST REMEMBER IT IS IMPORTANT TO UNDERSTAND WHY THAT ANSWER IS CORRECT. Look at definitions closely
Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 3:34pm by Student

Scroll down below the definitions to see the word's origin: It'll tell you this: [Middle English is, from Old English s.] =)
Saturday, August 25, 2007 at 9:02am by Writeacher

your last 3 postings all deal with the basic definitions of sequences and series and involve translating the English statements into mathematical expressions. Why don't you show me what you have done for this one so far, and I will gladly help you further.
Sunday, February 21, 2010 at 8:10am by Reiny

We won't give you the answers, but we'll be glad to HELP you. First you need to print the article and read it very carefully several times. Next review your text materials about arguments, premises, and conclusions. Take notes of the definitions of each of these terms. Then ...
Tuesday, January 12, 2010 at 10:18pm by Ms. Sue

Work the problems. Understand what you work and understand the definitions. Memorizing problems won't work. Memorizing definitions won't work if you don't understand them. Talk with your teacher and ask if he/she can pinpoint the problem you are having. If you are into the ...
Sunday, October 14, 2007 at 4:29pm by DrBob222

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