.
.
Based on Merriam-Webster's Collegiate® Dictionary
Use the BACK button on your browser to return

hypocrisy.noun
a pretending; a feigning to be what one is not or to believe what one does not; the false assumption of an appearance of virtue or religion; to profane; corrupt; one who pretends, with intent to cover up and/or deceive; a double crosser; to be something on the surface that  does not come from heartfelt sincerity and in this regard, a stage player, an actor 
hypocrite.noun-or.adjective
a person who puts on a false appearance of virtue or religion, like the ancient Pharisees did when Emmanuel walked the Earth; a hypocrite is one who looks on crimes of others and not his own

hypocritical.adjective
characterized by hypocrisy-(hypocritical dealings); being a hypocrite (a hypocritical rogue)
hypocritically.adverb

hypothesis.noun
inflected form(s).plural.hypotheses Greek from hypotithenai to put under, suppose; an assumption or concession made for the sake of argument; an interpretation of a practical situation or condition taken as the ground for action; a tentative-assumption made in order to draw out and test its logical-or empirical- consequences; theory
hypothesis implies insufficient evidence to provide more than a tentative explanation;
theory implies a greater range of evidence and greater likelihood of truth
hypothesize.intransitive verb
to make a hypothesis; to assume; suppose

hypothetical.adjective
based on, involving, or having the nature of a hypothesis; assumed; supposed
hypothetically.adverb
in a hypothetical manner

hereditary.adjective
of, or passed down by inheritance from an ancestor to a legal heir; of, or passed down by heredity; characteristic of or fostered by one's predecessors; received or passing by inheritance or required to pass by inheritance or by reason of birth; having title or possession through inheritance or by reason of birth
hereditarily.adverb
synonym.innate

heredity.noun
the transmission from parents to offspring of certain characteristics as contained in the genome

heritable.adjective
that can be inherited
heritability.noun
the quality of being heritable

heritage.noun
property that is or can be inherited; an inheritance; something that is passed down from preceding generations; a tradition; something transmitted by or acquired from a predecessor; property that descends to an heir; legacy; inheritance; something possessed as a result of one's natural situation or birth; the status acquired by a person through birth; birthright

hocus-pocus.noun
sleight of hand; nonsense or sham used especially to cloak.deception
as a.transitive verb
inflected form(s).hocus-pocussed or hocus pocused, hocus pocussing or hocus pocusing-to play tricks on

haste.noun
rapidity of action or motion; overeagerness to act; rash or headlong action; precipitateness
haste, hasted, hasting, hastes.intransitive.& transitive uses
to hasten or cause to hasten
make haste.idiom
to move or act swiftly; hurry
hasty, hastier, hastiest.adjectives
characterized by speed; rapid; fast; hurried; done or made too quickly to be accurate or wise; rash.(a hasty decision); impetuous
hastily.adverb
hastiness.noun

happenstance.noun.and.adjective
a circumstance.especially that is due to chance

happen, happened, happening, happens.intransitive verbs
to come to pass; to come into being; to take place or occur by chance; to come upon something by chance; to come or go casually; make an appearance (I just happened to drop by)

happening.noun
something that takes place; an occurrence

harmonic.adjective
pleasing to the ear (harmonic orchestral effects); characterized by harmony; of or relating to harmonics
Music.-.of or relating to harmony
harmonic.noun
Music.-.a tone in the harmonic series of overtones produced by a fundamental tone
harmonically.adverb

harmonist.noun
Music.-.one skilled in harmony
harmonistic.adjective
harmonistically.adverb

harmony.noun
inflected form(s).plural.harmonies
a rhythmic relationship with; pleasing or congruent arrangement of parts (a painting exhibiting harmony of color and line); accord.(lives in harmony with her neighbors); internal calm; tranquility; entrainment; in correlation or synchronization with

harmonize, harmonized, harmonizing, harmonizes.verbs
transitive verb senses.to bring or come into agreement or harmony; agree
intransitive verb senses.to be in agreement; be harmonious
harmonization, harmonizer.nouns

harmonious.adjective
exhibiting accord in feeling or action; having component elements pleasingly or appropriately combined (a harmonious blend of architectural styles); characterized by harmony of sound; melodious
harmoniously.adverb
harmoniousness.noun

half-truth.noun
a statement, especially one intended to deceive, that omits some of the facts necessary for a full description or account; a half-truth is the same as a big lie

hedonism, hedonist.nouns
the doctrine that pleasure or happiness is the sole or chief good in life; a way of life based on or suggesting the principles of hedonism 
hedonistic.adjective
hedonistically.adverb

heed, heeded, heeding, heeds.verbs
transitive verb use.to pay attention to; listen to and consider
intransitive verb use.to pay attention
heed.noun
close attention; notice
heedful.adjective
paying close attention; mindful; careful
heedfully.adverb
heedfulness.noun

heedless.adjective
marked by or paying little heed; unmindful or thoughtless; careless; impetuous
heedlessly.adverb
heedlessness.noun

haunt.verb
transitive senses-to recur constantly and spontaneously to (the tune haunted her); frequent; lingering; to reappear; to continually seek the company of 
intransitive senses-to stay around or persist; linger 
haunter.noun
hauntingly.adverb

hunky-dory.adjective.slang
perfectly satisfactory; fine; safe; all right

humdrum.adjective
lacking variety or excitement; dull; boring
humdrum.noun
monotonous talk or routine

hokey, hokier, hokiest.adjectives
mawkishly.sentimental; corny; noticeably contrived; artificial
hokily.adverb
hokiness.noun

haphazard.adjective
dependent upon or characterized by mere chance
haphazard.noun
mere chance; fortuity
haphazard.adverb
by chance; casually
haphazardly.adverb
haphazardness.noun

Hansard
the official report of the proceedings and debates of a legislature in the Commonwealth of Nations, especially of the British or Canadian parliament
Ask Suby
.
Terms of Use       Privacy Policy
.
-
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
.