—adj. - in excess of the normal number; extra.
- engaged for extra work.
- (of an actor) appearing on stage but not speaking. —n. (pl. -ies) supernumerary person or thing. [latin: related to *number]
adj. Transcending national limits.
adj. Done by stealth; clandestine. surreptitiously adv. [latin surripio seize secretly]
n. Head or assistant female teacher.
n. Absorption in oneself. self-absorbed adj.
n. Censoring of oneself.
adj. (of parts of the same whole etc.) Consistent; not conflicting. self-consistency n.
n. - ability to apply oneself.
- self-control. self-disciplined adj.
n. Artistic or free expression.
adj. (of a prophecy etc.) Bound to come true as a result of its being made.