Meaning: Agree to, accept, approve, consent to.
Deﬁnition: express approval or agreement.
Usage: the Prime Minister assented to the change.
Meaning: Give, grant, tender, present, award, hand, yield.
Deﬁnition: give or grant someone (power, status, or recognition).
Usage: the powers accorded to the head of state.
Meaning: vestibule, foyer, hall, entry, lobby, portal.
Deﬁnition: a covered shelter projecting in front of the entrance of a building.
Usage: the north porch of Hereford Cathedral.
Meaning: Festival, carnival, holiday, party.
Deﬁnition: an event marked by festivities or celebration.
Usage: the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta.
Meaning: Blend, combination, amalgamation, joining, bonding.
Deﬁnition: the process or result of joining two or more things together to form a single entity.
Usage: the election results produced pressure for fusion of the parties.
Meaning: cross, negotiate, travel over/across.
Deﬁnition: travel across or through.
Usage: he traversed the forest.
Meaning: origin, source, root, beginning, start, outset.
Deﬁnition: the origin or mode of formation of something.
Usage: this tale had its genesis in ﬁreside stories.
Meaning: Municipal, city, town, urban, metropolitan.
Deﬁnition: relating to a city or town, especially its administration; municipal.
Usage: a meeting of civic and business leaders.
Meaning: Make, repair, barrel.
Deﬁnition: a maker or repairer of casks and barrels.
Usage: my father coopered casks and barrels for the ships.
Meaning: wanderer, traveler, drifter, brid of passage.
Deﬁnition: a person who spends their time wandering.
Usage: they became rovers who departed further and further from civilization.