5000 Vocabulary List for Visiting Scholars in the USA - Page 370
Word Type Used in a Sentence Synonym
nucleus noun The museum was the nucleus of the city. core
nuisance noun The boy was a nuisance to his mother. bother
number noun The men were six in number. amount
verb The crowd numbered in the hundreds. totaled
verb Please number each specimen. assign a number
numerous adj. He made numerous errors every day. many
nun noun She was a nun in the Catholic Church. Sister
nurse noun She was a nurse in the hospital. attendant
verb We nursed him back to health. ministered
nursery noun The children are in a day-care nursery. kindergarten
nursery noun The trees came from a nursery. store
nut noun There were nuts in the candy. almonds etc.