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Alphabetical List of Entries

~ C ~

C, The third letter of the alphabet, has two sounds; one like k, as, call, clock, craft, coal, companion, cuneiform; the other as s, as, Cæsar, cessation, cinder. It sounds like k before a, o, u, or a consonant; and like s, before e, i, and y.

C
Cab
Cabal (noun)
Cabal (verb)
Cabalist
Caballer
Caballine
Caballistical
Caballistick
Cabaret
Cabbage (noun)
Cabbage (verb)
Cabbage Tree
Cabbage-worm
Cabin (noun)
Cabin (verb active)
Cabin (verb neuter)
Cabined
Cabinet
Cabinet-council
Cabinet-maker
Cable
Caburns
Cacao
Cachectical
Cachectick
Cachexy
Cachinnation
Cackerel
Cackle (noun)
Cackle (verb)
Cackler
Cacochymical
Cacochymick
Cacochymy
Cake (noun)
Calendar (noun)
Calf
Caloyers
Caltrops
Calumny
Camel
Camelopard
Campion
Cap (noun)
Car (noun)
Car (place names)
Carbonado (noun)
Carbonado (verb)
Carmine
Carnage
Carnivorous
Cart (noun)
Cassation
Cast (verb active)
Cat (1)
Catachresis
Catachrestical
Cataclysm
Catacombs
Catagmatick
Caw
Celestial (adjective)
Celestial (noun)
Celestially
Celestify
Celiack
Celibacy
Celibate
Cell
Cellar
Chair
Chamade
Chambrel of a Horse
Chant (noun)
Chant (verb active)
Chant (verb neuter)
Chanter
Chanticleer
Chantress
Chantry
Chaos
Chaotick
Cheek
Cheekbone
Cheese
Cheesecake
Cherish
Cherisher
Cherishment
Cherry (adjective)
Cherry (noun)
Cherry Bay
 Cherry-tree
Cherrycheeked
Cherrypit
Cheslip
Chess
Chess-apple
Chess-board
Chess-man
Chess-player
Chest (noun)
Chest (verb)
Childless
Chiliad
Chiliaedron
Chocolate
Christmas
Churl
Cion
Clad
Clench
Clepe
Clinch (noun)
Clinch (verb)
Clink (verb neuter)
Cloth
Clothe
Clown
Clownery
Clownish
Cloy
Cock (composition)
Cock (noun)
Cock (verb active)
Cock (verb neuter)
Cocoa (1)
Cocoa (2)
Coif
Coil (noun)
Coil (verb)
Colbertine
Cold (adjective)
Cold (noun)
Comb (Cornish)
Comb (in names)
Comb (noun)
Comb (verb)
Coming (adjective)
Coming (noun)
Coming-in
Commerce (noun)
Commerce (verb)
Compendiarious
Compendiosity
Compendious
Compendiously
Compendiousness
Compendium
Compurgator
Condemn
Constable
Contristate
Conventicle
Cop
Corn (noun)
Corporate
Corporateness
Corporation
Corporature
Corporeal
Corporeity
Corporification
Corporify
Corps
Corpse
Corpulence
Corpulency
Corpulent
Corpuscle
Corpuscular
Corpuscularian
Corracle
Corrade
Corradiation
Correct (adjective)
Correct (verb)
Correlate (noun)
Correlate (verb)
Correlative
Correlativeness
Correption
Correspond
Correspondent (adjective)
Corrody
 Corrosion
Corrugant
Corrugate
Corrugation
Corrupt (adjective)
Corrupt (verb active)
Corrupt (verb neuter)
Corrupton
Corsair
Corselet
Cortical
Corticated
Corticose
Coruscant
Coruscation
Corvetto
Corymbiated
Corymbiferous
Corymbus
Coscinomancy
Cosmical
Costal
Cotquean
Couchee
Courage
Court (noun)
Court (verb)
Covet (verb active)
Covet (verb neutral)
Covetable
Covetise
Covetous
Covetously
Covetousness
Cow (noun)
Crack (verb active)
Crambo
Crapulence
Crapulous
Creditor
Crocitation
Cross (adjective)
Cross (noun)
Cross (preposition)
Cross (verb active)
Cross (verb neuter)
Cruciate
Crucible
Cruciferous
Crucifier
Crucifix
Crucifixion
Cruciform
Crucify
Crucigerous
Cruentate
Cruise (noun 1)
Cruise (noun 2)
Cruise (verb)
Cruiser
Cubation
Cubatory
Cubature
Cube
Cube Root
Cubeb
Cubical
Cubicalness
Cubick
Cubick Root
Cubiculary
Cudgel-proof
Curious
Curse (noun)
Curse (verb active)
Curse (verb neuter)
Curvet (noun)
Curvet (verb)
Cynanthropy
Cynegeticks
Cynical
Cynick (adjective)
Cynick (noun)
Cynosure
Cyon
Cypress-tree
Cyprus
Cyst
Cystick
Cystis
Cystotomy
Czar
Czarina

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