Definition: (noun) Something kept back or saved for future use or a special purpose. Synonyms: reserve, backlog. Usage: Over the years, Gina has amassed quite a stockpile of office supplies from her job. Discuss
adjective: Bearing the author’s name; named.
Definition: (adjective) Tall and thin and having long slender limbs. Synonyms: lanky, rangy. Usage: The gangly man's suit sleeves and pant legs flapped like empty fire hoses as he walked. Discuss
Definition: (adjective) Emotionally hardened. Synonyms: callous, pachydermatous. Usage: My father was once an affectionate man, but he returned from the war cold and indurate. Discuss
Definition: (noun) A brief light sleep. Synonyms: catnap, forty winks, nap. Usage: Carey had retired as usual after dinner for a little snooze in the drawing-room, but he was in an irritable mood and could not sleep. Discuss
adjective: 1. Covered with iron. 2. Inflexible, unbreakable, or indisputable.
noun: Practical details; essentials; realities.