Verb. To drink or eat quickly, voraciously, or to excess; to gulp down; to swallow greedily, continually, or with gusto.
Noun. To give off light; to reflect in flashes; to sparkle.
Adjective. Unable to be conceived or imagined; unbelievable.
Adjective. Done only to fulfil a duty, or in a careless or indifferent manner; performed mechanically and as a thing of rote.
Adjective. Satisfied, pleased, contented.
Noun. A remedy believed to cure all disease and prolong life that was originally sought by alchemists; a cure-all.
Adjective. Slow to reveal emotion or opinions.
Verb. To set out the meaning of; to explain or discuss at length.
Adjective. Capable of being touched, felt or handled; touchable, tangible.
Noun. Any tree of the genus Catalpa, in the family Bignoniaceae. The two North American species, the southern catalpa, Catalpa bignonioides, and the northern catalpa, Catalpa speciosa — along with the yellow catalpa, Catalpa ovata, from China — are often planted as ornamentals because of their showy flowers and decorative bean pods, though others regard the bean pods as a nuisance.
Adjective. Not able to be placated or appeased.
Adjective. Blatant, obvious.
Noun. A thick heavy fabric into which raised patterns have been woven, originally in gold and silver; more recently any cloth incorporating raised, woven patterns.
Noun. A set of graphics or words at the bottom of a television screen, sometimes unrelated to the current viewing content.
Adjective. Lacking self-confidence; timid; modest