5000 Vocabulary List for Visiting Scholars in the USA - Page 328
Word Type Used in a Sentence Synonym
maiden noun She was a maiden lady. unmarried lady
mail noun We did not receive any mail today. letters
verb We mailed the letter yesterday. posted
main adj. The main idea is to make a profit. chief
noun The gas main is broken. principal pipe
mainly adv. We were mainly teaching English. primarily
mainland noun They lived on the mainland. not an island
maintain verb You must maintain this car. preserve
verb He maintains he is not guilty. insists
verb We need good food to maintain health. sustain
maintenance noun Maintenance extends a car's life. upkeep
majesty noun We saw the mountain in it's majesty. grandeur