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anew once more; again.
angel a spiritual being who acts as a servant or messenger of God. Angels are often represented as human figures with wings and a halo. [2 definitions]
anger a strong emotion brought on by a person or thing that causes one great pain or trouble. [3 definitions]
angle1 the figure made by two lines coming from a single point. [4 definitions]
Angola a country on the western coast of Africa. Luanda is the capital of Angola.
Angora any of various animals that have long silky hair, such as a cat, rabbit, or goat. [3 definitions]
angry feeling or showing anger (often followed by "at" or "with"). [3 definitions]
anguish terrible pain or suffering of the mind or body.
angular made up of, having, or forming one or more angles. [2 definitions]
animal one of a large group of living things that can move around by themselves to find food. Animals eat plants, funguses, or other animals. Birds, reptiles, fish, amphibians, mammals, insects, snails, and worms are some of the major kinds of animals. [2 definitions]
animal rights a movement that works for the rights of animals. People in favor of animal rights believe that animals should not be hurt or killed just to make the lives of humans easier.
animate to bring to life. [6 definitions]
animated full of activity, spirit, or excitement. [3 definitions]
animated cartoon a motion picture made by photographing a series of drawings showing stages of movement. The motion seems real when the drawings are shown quickly one after another.
animosity strong dislike or behavior that shows strong dislike.
ankle the joint between the leg and the foot; the part of the leg just above the foot.
anklet a short sock that reaches just above the ankle.
annex to add or attach to something larger. [3 definitions]
annihilate to destroy completely.
anniversary the date each year that is the same date on which a wedding or other important event happened. [2 definitions]
announce to make known; declare.