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silverware knives, forks, and spoons. Silverware is used for eating and serving food. It can be made of or plated with silver or other metals. [2 definitions]
similar having resemblance or likeness.
similarity the state or quality of being similar; resemblance. [2 definitions]
simile a figure of speech in which two different things are compared by using the words "like" or "as." "March comes in like a lion and goes out like a lamb" is an example of a simile.
simmer to cook in a liquid that is kept near the boiling point.
simmer down to become calmer after some excitement.
simple easy to do or understand; not complicated. [3 definitions]
simple sentence a sentence that has only one clause. "We waited for the bus early in the morning" is an example of a simple sentence.
simplicity the condition or quality of being simple. [2 definitions]
simplify to make plainer, easier, or less complex.
simply in a simple, clear way. [4 definitions]
simultaneous existing, happening, or done at the same time.
simultaneously at the very same time.
sin1 an act of not obeying religious law. [2 definitions]
since from then until now (often follows the word "ever"). [5 definitions]
sincere genuine, true, and not pretended.
sincerely with true and honest feelings (often used at the end of a letter).
sinew a tendon or tendons.
sing to make musical sounds with the voice. [4 definitions]
sing a different tune to change one's opinion or behavior.
Singapore a country in southeastern Asia. [2 definitions]