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Lettris is a curious tetris-clone game where all the bricks have the same square shape but different content. Each square carries a letter. To make squares disappear and save space for other squares you have to assemble English words (left, right, up, down) from the falling squares.
Boggle gives you 3 minutes to find as many words (3 letters or more) as you can in a grid of 16 letters. You can also try the grid of 16 letters. Letters must be adjacent and longer words score better. See if you can get into the grid Hall of Fame !
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1.being of striking appropriateness and pertinence"the successful copywriter is a master of apposite and evocative verbal images" "an apt reply"
2.being or reflecting the essential or genuine character of something"her actual motive" "a literal solitude like a desert" - G.K.Chesterton"a genuine dilemma"
3.appropriate for a condition or purpose or occasion or a person's character, needs"everything in its proper place" "the right man for the job" "she is not suitable for the position"
4.limited to the thing specified"the city proper" "his claim is connected with the deed proper"
5.marked by suitability or rightness or appropriateness"proper medical treatment" "proper manners"
6.having all the qualities typical of the thing specified"wanted a proper dinner; not just a snack" "he finally has a proper job"
7.in an accurate manner"the flower had been correctly depicted by his son" "he guessed right"
8.thorough"a sound thrashing"
ProperProp"er (?), a. [OE. propre, F. propre, fr. L. proprius. Cf. Appropriate.]
1. Belonging to one; one's own; individual. “His proper good” [i. e., his own possessions]. Chaucer. “My proper son.” Shak.
Now learn the difference, at your proper cost,
Betwixt true valor and an empty boast. Dryden.
2. Belonging to the natural or essential constitution; peculiar; not common; particular; as, every animal has his proper instincts and appetites.
Those high and peculiar attributes . . . which constitute our proper humanity. Coleridge.
3. Befitting one's nature, qualities, etc.; suitable in all respect; appropriate; right; fit; decent; as, water is the proper element for fish; a proper dress.
The proper study of mankind is man. Pope.
In Athens all was pleasure, mirth, and play,
All proper to the spring, and sprightly May. Dryden.
4. Becoming in appearance; well formed; handsome. [Archaic] “Thou art a proper man.” Chaucer.
Moses . . . was hid three months of his parents, because they saw he was a proper child. Heb. xi. 23.
5. Pertaining to one of a species, but not common to the whole; not appellative; -- opposed to common; as, a proper name; Dublin is the proper name of a city.
6. Rightly so called; strictly considered; as, Greece proper; the garden proper.
7. (Her.) Represented in its natural color; -- said of any object used as a charge.
In proper, individually; privately. [Obs.] Jer. Taylor. -- Proper flower or Proper corolla (Bot.), one of the single florets, or corollets, in an aggregate or compound flower. -- Proper fraction (Arith.) a fraction in which the numerator is less than the denominator. -- Proper nectary (Bot.), a nectary separate from the petals and other parts of the flower. -- Proper noun (Gram.), a name belonging to an individual, by which it is distinguished from others of the same class; -- opposed to common noun; as, John, Boston, America. -- Proper perianth or Proper involucre (Bot.), that which incloses only a single flower. -- Proper receptacle (Bot.), a receptacle which supports only a single flower or fructification.
ProperProp"er, adv. Properly; hence, to a great degree; very; as, proper good. [Colloq & Vulgar]
accurate, actual, apposite, appropriate, apt, aright, becoming, befitting, chaste, congenial, correct, correctly, creditable, decent, decorous, exact, factual, fit, fitting, formal, genuine, impeccable, individual, irreproachable, justified, literal, neat, orthodox, peculiar, personal, pertinent, precise, properly, real, respectable, right, rightly, seemly, sound, special, specific, strict, suitable, tidy, true, truthful, veritable, virtual, virtuous
Mouth Cavity Proper • Oral Cavity Proper • at the proper time • be proper • prim and proper • proper authorities • proper fraction • proper name • proper noun • proper noun/name • proper weight • with all proper reserves
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propre, spécifique à qqch (fr)[Classe...]
qui peut (ou doit) être (fr)[Classe...]
qualificatif de qualité du caractère (fr)[Classe...]
bien en soi pour qqch (fr)[Classe...]
faux - vrai (fr)[ClasseOppos.]
qualificatif d'un récit (fr)[DomaineDescription]
conforme à la vérité (fr)[Classe]
sincère (récit) (fr)[DomainJugement]
conforme à une règle (fr)[ClasseParExt.]
mal - bien (fr)[ClasseOppos.]
assez bien, suffisamment (fr)[Classe]
absolutely, all, altogether, clean, completely, dead, downright, entirely, fully, perfectly, quite, right, thoroughly, to one's fingertips, totally, to the fingertips, utterly, very, whole, wholly - completely - completeness[Dérivé]
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