5000 Vocabulary List for Visiting Scholars in the USA - Page 551
Word Type Used in a Sentence Synonym
station noun We went to the bus station. depot
noun That is his station in life. position
stationary noun It was a stationary power plant. permanent
statistics noun Statistics show the economic status. facts
statue noun A statue of Mao is in the city plaza. sculpture
status noun We need to know the project status. situation
stay verb We shall stay in the city for a week. remain
steady adj. You need a steady hand for shooting. firm
adj. We kept a steady pressure on the enemy. constant
adj. She is our most steady worker. reliable
verb Steady the ladder and I'll climb up. stabilize
steak noun We ate a steak for our supper. thick meat slice
steal verb They will steal anything not locked up. pilfer