[uh-ris-tuh-krat-ik, ar-uh-stuh-] /əˌrɪs təˈkræt ɪk, ˌær ə stə-/
of or relating to government by an .
belonging to or favoring the .
characteristic of an ; having the manners, values, or qualities associated with the :
aristocratic bearing; aristocratic snobbishness.
relating to or characteristic of aristocracy or an aristocrat
elegant or stylish in appearance and behaviour
c.1600, “pertaining to aristocracy,” from French aristocratique, from Greek aristokratikos “belonging to the rule of the best,” from aristokratia (see aristocracy). Meaning “grand, stylish” is from 1845.
[ar-uh-mat-ik] /ˌær əˈmæt ɪk/ adjective 1. having an ; fragrant or sweet-scented; odoriferous. 2. Chemistry. of or relating to an or compounds. noun 3. a plant, drug, or medicine yielding a fragrant , as sage or certain spices and oils. 4. . /ˌærəˈmætɪk/ adjective 1. having a distinctive, usually fragrant smell 2. (of an organic […]
[uh-rahy-vuh l] /əˈraɪ vəl/ noun 1. an act of ; a coming: His arrival was delayed by traffic. 2. the reaching or attainment of any object or condition: arrival at a peace treaty. 3. the person or thing that or has : First arrivals will be the first seated. /əˈraɪvəl/ noun 1. the act or […]
[adjective, noun ahr-tik-yuh-lit; verb ahr-tik-yuh-leyt] /adjective, noun ɑrˈtɪk yə lɪt; verb ɑrˈtɪk yəˌleɪt/ adjective 1. uttered clearly in distinct syllables. 2. capable of speech; not speechless. 3. using language easily and fluently; having facility with words: an articulate speaker. 4. expressed, formulated, or presented with clarity and effectiveness: an articulate thought. 5. made clear, distinct, […]
[noh-nuh-ree] /ˈnoʊ nə ri/ adjective 1. consisting of nine. 2. of, relating to, or noting a numerical system based on the number 9. noun, plural nonaries. 3. a number in a nonary system.