Develop is to progress and learn gradually
in a series of steps or stages. To grow
emotionally or to mature through experiences. To undergo changes or
improvements. Create by training and teaching.
Make something new. Become more technologically advanced.
Development is the act of improving by
expanding, enlarging or refining. A process in which something passes by
degrees to a different stage, especially a more advanced or mature stage.
Discover is to become aware of something
that was previously unknown. To find something new by searching and
Detect is to discover, or
measure, or determine, or learn about the existence or presence of
something, or some fact. ("She detected high levels of lead in her
Digital is signals or data expressed as
series of the digits 0 and 1 (digital). Typically represented by values of
a physical quantity such as voltage or magnetic polarization. Of a clock
or watch, showing the time by means of displayed digits rather than hands
or a pointer. Displaying numbers rather than scale positions. A circuit or
device that represents magnitudes in digits.
Data is an item of factual information
derived from measurement or research. A collection of facts from which
conclusions may be drawn. Something that can be read and understood,
transmitted and received.
Design is to make
something for a specific purpose or effect using using skills and
knowledge. To figure out the best methods to achieve a goal, or to solve a
problem, or to create something unique by planning ahead using sketch's or
Dimension is the
size of something in several directions (Length, Width, Height). Dimension in physics is the physical units of a quantity,
expressed in terms of fundamental quantities like time, mass and length.
Dimension also means one of three Cartesian coordinates that determines a
position in space.
Density is the spatial property of being
crowded together or tightly packed. The amount per unit size
a measurement of length of
time and the amount of space between two objects or two points. The size of the gap between
two places. The interval between two times. Length.
Direction is a line of travel where you are
headed. Left, right, forward, backward, up or down. Direction also means
to give advice or instructions to someone to help them accomplish a goal.
Degree is a position on a scale of
intensity or the amount or quality of something. A measurement in
increments provide by a tool.
Duration is the period of time during which
Device is an instrument or tool invented for a
particular purpose. Something in an artistic work designed to achieve a
particular effect. Any interesting pattern or design that creates a
visible symbol for something abstract.
Discipline is to develop good behavior
by instruction and practice, sometimes in order to teach and learn
self-control. A system of rules of conduct or a method of practice that
helps a person reach their goals. Training that aims to improve strength
or self-control. Committing time to a specific routine or plan that will
show improvements over time.
Definition is a concise explanation of the
meaning of a word or phrase or symbol.
Deduction is reasoning from the general to the particular (or from
cause to effect). Conclude by reasoning; in logic. The act of subtracting
(removing a part from the whole). Inferred.
Discourse is to carry on a conversation.
Talk about a topic for a length of time. Verbal expression in speech or
Discussion is to talk to
and listen to each others ideas and thoughts about some topic or subject.
Talking and communicating for a length of time in order to understand each
other more accurately.
is to discuss the advantages and disadvantages of an issue. Examine the
reasoning behind a plan or an action.
Diligence is a type of investigation that contributes significantly
to informed decision making by enhancing the amount and quality of
information available to decision makers and by ensuring that this
information is systematically used to deliberate in a reflexive manner
on the decision at hand and all its costs, benefits, and risks.
Disadvantage is having something that impedes, hinders or
interferes with the abilities or progress of someone to a point that it
may be harmful.
unjust and unfair treatment of people or things that are based on personal
biases or illogical reasoning. The act of ignorantly punishing people
because of their race, age, sex or other narrow minded reasons. Prejudice
or an opinion in advance before any facts are known that would prevent
objective consideration of an issue or situation.
Discern is to detect with the senses. To
perceive or recognize something.
Determine is to explain
something after a
experiment, survey, or study. Find out, learn, or determine
with certainty, usually by making an
inquiry or other effort.
Different is something that is unlike or
not similar to something else. Not the same, but could be closely similar
or comparable in way or degree.
causing so much damage to it that it cannot be repaired or no longer
exists. An event (or the result of an event) that completely destroys
Destroy is to
cause the destruction or undoing of. Damage irreparably.
Damage is to cause injury or harm that
reduces the value or usefulness of someone or something. To break something,
sometimes beyond repair and not able to perform its normal function.
Render something ineffective. Ruin something completely. Cause something
to separate into pieces or fragments. Stop something from operating or
functioning. Damage can also mean any harm or injury resulting from a
violation of a legal right. Act in disregard of laws, rules, contracts, or
Deterioration is a symptom
that reduces the quality or strength of something or someone. Process of
changing to an inferior state. Degrade or degradation.
is the state of being decayed or destroyed. An event that results
in total destruction. excessive damage and destruction. causing so much
damage to it that it cannot be repaired or no longer exists.
Decay is the process of gradually becoming
lower in quality. Breaking down and becoming physically weaker or
Dilapidated is something
in a condition of decay or partial ruin because of neglect or misuse. Fall
into decay or ruin.
Deficient is a quantity not able to fulfill a need or requirement.
is a condition inferior to an earlier condition; a gradual
falling off from a better state. Grow worse. A gradual decrease.
Go down in value. Refuse to accept. Show unwillingness towards.
Change toward something smaller or lower.
Dysfunctional is being impaired
and unable to function properly. Failing to serve a useful purpose.
Diminished in strength, quality, or utility. To be
imperfect or mentally or physically unfit. To be worse or less effective.
Defective is subnormal in structure or function or
intelligence or behavior. Not working properly. An imperfection
in a bodily system.
Deceive is to be false and
dishonest. To cause someone to believe an untruth. To lie and mislead
someone, sometimes to commit fraud or to abuse them. Someone who leads you
to believe something that is not true.
Derogatory is to expressive a low opinion of someone or something
in a disrespectable and insensitive way.
when people can count on you and also trust you because you always do the
things you say you will do. Being consistent in performance or behavior.
Someone or something that is worthy of reliance because of past
experiences that were positive. Having knowledge of favorable odds that
something is true.
Dignity is having
and showing self-respect and self-worth.
Dedication or Dedicated is the act of
binding yourself intellectually or emotionally to a course of action.
Being faithful and devoted to a cause, ideal or purpose. Determined is
devoting your strength, time and attention to accomplish a goal.
Durable is something capable of lasting and
existing for a long time while withstanding wear and tear and decay.
Defend is to protect against harm or injury
and to stop an attack or provide resistance and a defense against attack.
Dexterity is the skillful use of the
hands. Being coordinated in hand movements and the ability to use your
Dance is a series
of rhythmic steps and body movements that are in time to music. A pattern
of body movements that can go up and down or sideways or spin as a
response to music. An artistic form of nonverbal communication using body
motions that are balanced and coordinated.
is when you feel a spinning sensation in the mind that makes standing
difficult. Feeling unbalanced and unstable.
Drink is to take in liquids into the mouth
and then swallowing.
Draw is using a
pencil, pen or other writing tool to make marks or lines on a surface in
order to create a description or representation. Drawing is an
illustration that is drawn by hand. Draw can also mean to move, take or
pull something out of.
Diagram is a
drawing intended to explain how something works; a drawing showing the
relation between the parts. A schematic or technical drawing of that shows
interactions among variables or how something is constructed.
is a muscular partition separating the abdominal and thoracic cavities
functions in respiration or breathing using the lungs.
is being sufficient for the purpose or standard and also being correct and
respectable in speech, moral behavior or dress.
Dead is not being alive, no breathing and
Delicate is something fragile that can
easily broken or damaged or destroyed if not handled with care.
Something very fine in texture or structure or an intricate workmanship or
quality. Easily hurt and susceptible to injury. Delicate can also
mean having great skill especially in meticulous technique, or an
instrument or device capable of registering minute differences or changes
Delicious is when a food
has an enjoyable flavor or taste that you like. Something pleasing.
Director is a person who leads, directs and
supervises a large production. Someone in charge of an activity, a
department, or an organization who manages or oversees the affairs of a
business or operation, sometimes responsible for controlling resources and
Divide is to separate
into equal parts or portions. Division is the process of dividing, an
arithmetic operation that is the inverse of multiplication; the quotient
of two numbers is computed. (10 divided by 2 equals 5) (5 x 2 = 10) (If
you have 10 things, and you want five friends to have equal amounts, then
each friend would have 2 each.).
is something that people do or cause to happen. A good deed. A deed can
also mean a legal document signed and sealed and delivered to effect a
transfer of property and to show the legal right to possess it.
Dig is to remove soil
or dirt from the ground to make a hole or a trench using a shovel, a tool
or a machine. Excavate.
Dirt is the
part of the earth's surface consisting of humus, soil and disintegrated
rock. Dirty means something that is unclean or contaminated.
Dog is a member of the genus Canis, which
has many breeds and probably descended from the common wolf. Dogs were
domesticated by man around 40,000 years ago. Family Canidae is dogs;
wolves; jackals; foxes.
Domesticated is an animal whose behavior
has adapted to living in homes with humans, usually these animals are willing to be
is wear clothes or to put on clothes like underwear, shirt and pants.
Dress is also a one-piece garment or skirt. Dress can also mean to apply a
bandage or medication to.
is to add to something in order to make something more attractive by
adding an ornament or some color, etc.
to operate or control a vehicle to travel or to be transported in. Drive
can also mean to press with force, push or propel something forward.
Driver is the operator of a motor
vehicle. Driver can also mean a computer program that determines how a
computer will communicate with a peripheral device. Driver can also mean a
type of golf club.
Dew is water that
has condensed on a cool surface overnight from water vapor in the air.
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