"Ablaut" is a word in ENGLISH
The substitution of one root vowel for another, thus
indicating a corresponding modification of use or meaning; vowel
permutation; as, get, gat, got; sing, song; hang, hung.
Wolf's wool is the best wool, but it cannot be sheared, because the wolf will not comply. With knowledge as with wolves' surliness, the student studies voluntarily, refusing to be less than individual. He "gives his opinion and then rests upon it"; he renders service when there is no reward, and is too reclusive for some things to seem to touch him; not because he has no feeling but because he has so much.
Q: What did one flea say to the other flea when they came out of the movies? - A: Should we walk home or take a dog?
In process of; in the act of; into; to; -- used with verbal substantives in -ing which begin with a …Read the complete definition
The first letter of the English and of many other alphabets. The capital A of the alphabets of Middle and …Read the complete definition
A mark or character used in writing, and serving to regulate the pronunciation; esp.: (a) a mark to indicate the …Read the complete definition
As a prefix ad- assumes the forms ac-, af-, ag-, al-, an-, ap-, ar-, as-, at-, assimilating the d with …Read the complete definition
One who maintains that points of the Hebrew word translated \"Jehovah\" are really the vowel points of the word \"Adonai.\" …Read the complete definition
v. /MANG-:-EN/ or /MANGI-: I-/ 1. to gather at the edge of table, floor, etc., e.g. dust. 2. to push …Read the complete definition
-anan() alternant of -an used with roots that have a short penultimate vowel that is dropped on su? xation. Maghagkanan …Read the complete definition
The loss of a short unaccented vowel at the beginning of a word; -- the result of a phonetic process; …Read the complete definition
The rough breathing; a mark (/) placed over an initial vowel sound or over / to show that it is …Read the complete definition
To pronounce with a breathing, an aspirate, or an h sound; as, we aspirate the words horse and house; to …Read the complete definition
A peculiar species of rhyme, in which the last acce`ted vow`l and tnose whioh follow it in one word correspond …Read the complete definition
A vowel prefixed, or a lengthening of the initial vowel, to mark past time, as in Greek and Sanskrit verbs.Read the complete definition
bokál - (Sp. vocal) Oral, vocal, spoken: voter, member of a governing body or board; vowel. Ang tersér bokál. The …Read the complete definition
A curved mark [/] used commonly to indicate the short quantity of a vowel.Read the complete definition
The Latin and English form of a Greek preposition, used as a prefix to signify down, downward, under, against, contrary …Read the complete definition
A form of the prefix com-, signifying with, together, in conjunction, joint. It is used before vowels and some consonants. …Read the complete definition
A prefix from the Latin preposition cum, signifying with, together, in conjunction, very, etc. It is used in the form …Read the complete definition
An articulate sound which in utterance is usually combined and sounded with an open sound called a vowel; a member …Read the complete definition