5000 Vocabulary List for Visiting Scholars in the USA - Page 346
Word Type Used in a Sentence Synonym
minus adj. His score was minus four. negative
prep. She arrived minus her books. lacking
noun When it came to brains he was a minus. defect
minute noun I will be with you in 10 minutes. 60 seconds
noun I'll be just a minute. short while
minute adj. Put in a minute amount of salt. tiny
adj. We looked at it in minute detail. careful
miracle noun It was a miracle he lived. marvel
mirror noun She looked at herself in the mirror. reflecting glass
verb The mind mirrors the soul. images
mischief noun The little boy was full of mischief. playfulness
noun He was trying to cause mischief. trouble
miser noun He was a miser with his money. tightwad