5000 Vocabulary List for Visiting Scholars in the USA - Page 399
Word Type Used in a Sentence Synonym
patch verb She patched her son's pants. repaired
patent adj. He made it patently clear. obviously
noun He holds a patent on the device. license to make
path noun This path goes to the park. trail
pathetic adj. It was a pathetic situation. pitiful
patience noun Having patience, he waited. composure
patient adj. He was a patient man. tolerant
noun She was a patient of Dr. Brown. client
patriot noun Every country need patriots. loyal to country
patriotic adj. They played a patriotic song. loyalty
patrol noun The patrol checked the security. sentry
verb We patrolled the grounds of the hotel. monitored
patron noun He was a patron in the store. customer