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index an alphabetical list of subjects, names, or other information in a book, with page numbers given for each item. [2 definitions]
index finger the finger between the thumb and the longest finger. The index finger is the finger most often used for pointing.
India a country in southern Asia surrounded on three sides by the Indian Ocean. New Delhi is the capital of India.
Indian a person who was born in or is a citizen of India. [4 definitions]
Indiana a state in the midwestern United States. Its capital is Indianapolis. (abbreviated: IN)
Indian corn a grain that grows on the ears of a tall plant; maize.
Indian Ocean an ocean south of Asia. It reaches from Africa to Australia.
indicate to show or point out. [3 definitions]
indication anything that indicates, such as a sign.
indict to formally accuse (someone) of a crime in a court of law after studying evidence.
Indies see "East Indies," "West Indies." [2 definitions]
indifferent without interest or concern; not caring.
indigenous being the people or animals that originally lived and may continue to live in a particular country or region. [2 definitions]
indigestion difficulty in digesting food. [2 definitions]
indignant feeling or showing anger about something considered to be unfair or without value.
indigo a dark blue dye that comes from plants or is made by people. [3 definitions]
indirect not in a straight line, course, or route. [3 definitions]
indirect object the part of a sentence that indicates a person or thing that is indirectly affected by the action of the verb. In the sentence, "I made him some tea," "him" is the indirect object.
indispensable absolutely necessary; essential.
individual single, separate, or distinct. [5 definitions]
individuality the qualities and characteristics of a person that make them different from all others.