WORDLIST abacus frame with balls for calculating abate to lessen, to subside abdication giving up control, authority abdomen

stomach and bowels aberration straying away from what is normal abeyance suspended action abhor to hate, to detest abide be faithful to; endure abjure promise or swear to give up abraded rubbed off, worn away by friction abrasion rubbing, scraping, wearing off abrogate repeal or annul by authority abscond to go away suddenly (to avoid arrest) abstruse difficult to comprehend; obscure abundant plentiful abut border on abysmal bottomless, extreme acarpous effete, no longer fertile, worn out accentuate give more force or attention to acclaimed welcomed with shouts and approval accolade praise, approval accretion the growing of separate things into one acquiesce in agree (without protest) acquisition smth acquired, acquiring adamant kind of stone; inflexible adhere remain faithful, stick fast to adhesion adhering, support adjacent lying near, next admonitory containing warning adorn add beauty; decorate adulteration making unpure, poorer in quality affinity close connection, relationship aggravate make worse; irritate agile active, quick-moving ail trouble; be ill alacrity eager and cheerful readiness alienate estrange

allegiance duty, support, loyalty alleviate make (pain) easier to bear alloy to debase by mixing with something inferior aloof reserved, indifferent amalgamate mix, combine, unite societies ambidextrous able to use the left hand or the right equally well ambiguous doubtful, uncertain ambivalent having both of two contrary meanings ameliorate improve, make better amendment improving amicable friendly amortize end (a debt) by setting aside money amplify make large or fuller, increase the strength animosity strong dislike annul put an end to anticlimax sudden fall antidote medicine used against a poison or a disease antithetical direct opposing apartheid brutal racial discrimination apathetic indifference aplomb self-confidence apostate one who abandons long-held religious or political convictions apotheosis deification, glorification to godliness appease make quiet or calm apprehensive grasping, understanding; fear, unhappy feeling about future apprise give notice to, inform approbation approval appropriate take for one's own use, acquire, set aside apropos appropriate to the situation; apt apt well-suited, quick-witted arabesque a complex, ornate design arabesque whimsical arbitrate decide by arbitration arboreal of connected with trees ardently with full of ardor ardor enthusiasm arduous steep, difficult ascent; laborious argot jargon, slang arrant in the highest degree arrogance proud, superior manner of behaviour articulate speak distinctly, connect by joints ascend go or come up ascent the act of ascending ascertain get to know ascetic practicing self-denial, austere, stark ascribe consider to be the origin of or belonging to asperity roughness, harshness, ill temper, irritability aspersion slander assail with attack violently asset valuable quality, smth that has money value assiduous diligent, hard-working, sedulous assuage make smth (pain, desire) less assumption smth supposed but not proved asterisk the mark * (e.g.. omitted letters)

or ascribe a virtue to bedizen to adorn. hesitate. weaken. ominous. mild (climate) bequest arrangement to give smth at death berate scold sharply bereft rob or dispossess of smth (material) bewilder puzzle. successful. amazed bogus sham. make happy. casual. poison. foolishly bold. unable to have young ones. warlike belligerent (person. pugnacious. death of Jesus attenuate make thin. uninteresting blatant noisy and rough blithe cheerful. prosperous austere severely moral and strict. Declare openly baleful harmful. greedy avow admit. quick at seeing to get an advantage atonement repayment. without value bask in enjoy warmth and light bazaar market be irreconcilable cannot be brought into harmony beatify to bless. photographic print blunt plain. enervate audacious daring. narrow-minded person bilge bulge. patronage auspicious favorable. destructive barrage artificial obstacle built across a river barren not good enough. carefree blithe gay and joyous blueprint plan. causing evil balk obstacle. the protuberance of a cask blandishment flattery. coaxing blandness polite manner. justify aversion strong dislike avid eager. counterfeit. simple and plain auxiliary helping. comforting. nation) waging war belligerently waging war bend cause smth to be out of a straight line benefactor person who has given help benevolence wish or activity in doing good benign kind and gentle. not genuine . give a false impression belittle cause to seem unimportant bellicose belligerent. showy manner belie contradict. not troubling to be polite boggle be alarmed. range of frequencies bane cause of injury. assert. prove. venerable auspice protection or support. confuse biased prejudice bigot stubborn. impudent augury omen. supporting aver affirm. scheme. source of harm baneful causing harm or ruin. thin strip of material. pernicious. consolation banal uninteresting band flat. especially in a cheap. purposely to get on the way of balloon swell out like balloon balm sweet-smelling oil.astringent substance that shrinks astute clever. sign august majestic.

given to change. endure buoyant able to float. coexisting cogent strong. awareness (emotionless) cognizant being fully aware of . light-hearted burgeon grow forth. unpredictable castigate to chastise. sarcastic censure expression of blame or disapproval. cheeky. offensive. lacking restraint bolster give greatly needed support boorish crude. device (in Parliament) to end a debate by voting coalescing coming together and uniting into one substance coax get smb to do smth by kindness coddle treat with care and tenderness coerce compel. convincing cogitate think deeply. saucy brass yellow metal (mixing copper and zinc) brazen made of brass breach opening. careless catalyst substance that causes speeding up caustic biting. mediate cognition knowing. aspersion candid frank. thoroughly clean cling to resist separation clot half-solid lump formed from liquid cloture closing. begin to talk about brook to tolerate. smth edging sloth brash hasty. a rebuke census official counting of the population centurion leader of a unit of 100 soldiers chary cautious.boisterous loud. complain with a lot of noise cleanse make pure. send out buds burnish to polish. to force to make obedient coeval of the same period. announce. broken place. punished chastisement punishment chauvinist a blindly devoted patriot chisel steel tool for shaping materials churl bad-tempered person cite give as an example clamor shout. rude braid strands of hair woven together. present false accusal calumny slander. to get by begging calipers metal supports attached to the legs. rub to a shine bust run out of money cabal a scheme or plot. straight-forward canvass discuss thoroughly. a group of plotters cadge to beg. correct by punishing castigation severe punishment casual happening by chance. breaking brisk active. lively brisket breast of an animal brittle easily broken broach bring up. wary chastened corrected. sort of touting capricious fickle. measuring instrument calumniate to slander. noisy. rush. whimsical. rough.

coherent sticking together colander bowl-shaped vessel with many holes used to drain off water collaborate work in partnership collusion secret agreement for a deceitful purpose combustion process of burning commemorate keep the memory of commend praise commendable worthy of praise commingle mingle together commuter person who travels regularly complacently with self-satisfaction complaisance tending to comply. comforting. near contrite filled with deep sorrow for wrongdoing contumacious insubordinate.. enigma conviction convincing. coiled. of or for the body correlate have a mutual relation corroboration additional. mollifying concord agreement or harmony concur agree in opinion. make laconic condone forgive congeal make or become stiff and solid conjoin to join together connoisseur a person with good judgement (e. firm belief convoke call together. soothing.g. summon convoluted complicated. strength. remarkable consternation surprise and fear. keep secret conceit over-high opinion of. neighboring. twisted cord twisted strands cordial warm and sincere cordon line (of police acting as a guard) corporeal physical. obliging. pugnacious. strengthening evidence countenance to favor or approve of counterfeit forgery countervail counterbalance covert disguised covetous eagerly desirous . dilemma. in art) connotation suggestion in addition to consent give agreement or permission consequential pompous. combative. willingness to please comply act in accordance compound mix or combine comprise be composed of compunction feeling of regret for one's action conceal hide. dismay constrict make tight or smaller consume get to the end of contemn to scorn or despise contentious argumentative. too much pride conciliatory reconciling. quarrelsome contiguous touching. happen together condense increase in density. self important consolation consoling or being consoled console give comfort or sympathy to conspicuous easily seen. rebellious conundrum a riddle.

defame denouement an outcome or solution. corrupt deprecate protest against. decent decorum propriety. depositing deprave make morally bad. belittle. sudden disaster decorous polite. hinder detraction slandering. lose shape. express disapproval of dereliction deserting and leaving to fall into ruins derision ridicule. give way (to show respect) deference respect deferential showing respect defiance open disobedience or resistance deflect turn aside defy resist openly degrade reduce in rank or status delineate to portray. subdue. overwhelm cryptic secret. aspersion detumescence diminishing or lessening of swelling . tending to damage descry catch sight of. verbal attack.cower crouch. heavy and awkward to carry curmudgeon bad-tempered person curriculum course of study cursory quick. depict. disuse desultory aimless. shrink back craven cowardly crease line made by crushing. dehydrate desuetude cessation of use. with a hidden meaning cumbersome burdensome. hurried curtail make shorter then was planned cynic person who see no good in anything dart quick movement. sketch out deluge great flood. digressing at random detach separate deter discourage. the unraveling of a plot denounce give information against dent hollow. obtained from another source derogatory insulting. see smth in the distance desiccant substance used to absorb moisture desiccate to dry up. not original or primitive derivative unoriginal. missile in darts daunt intimidate. make fearful dawdler person who is slow. depression mad by a blow deplete use until none remains deposition dethronement. heavy rush of water demagogue person appealing not to reasons demur to hesitate. sully. haphazard. raise objections denigrate blacken. deriding derivative derived. properness decree order given by authority decry disapprove of defer postpone. waste of time dearth shortage debacle a breakup. overthrow. white line on the ground in cricket credulity too great a readiness to believe things credulous ready to believe things crush press. mockery.

poorly constructed verse dogmatic positive.deviance being different in moral standards (from normal) dexterity skill (esp. arbitrary. half asleep dubious feeling doubt dud no use person. make a fool of duplicity deliberate deception duress threats to compel smb . procrastinating disabuse to undeceive. trying to deceive. become wider. center one's attention drone male bee. cause discomfort divergence getting farther apart from a point diverse of different kinds divestiture taking off. certain. dispersing dissolution disintegration. artful. clearly marked distorted pulled out of the usual shape. embarrass discomfit to defeat. large dilatory causing delay. giving up divulge make known smth secret doggerel trivial. in handling) dexterous clever. harmonious dupe cheat. understood. seen. person who isn't self-employed drowsiness feeling sleepy. cunning disinter dig up from the earth dislodge move. put down disconcert upset the self-possession of discountenance refuse to approve of discourse speech. smth that fails dulcet melodious. refuse to assent dissipation going away. miserable disparate essentially different dispassionate free from passion dissemble speak or behave so as to hide smth (in mind) disseminate distribute (esp. ideas) dissent have a different opinion. getting rid of. lecture. looseness in morals distinct easily heard. skillful with hands diaphanous transparent. violently upset in mind distress great pain. discredit refuse to believe disdain look on with contempt disencumber free from encumbrance disheveled untidy disingenuous sophisticated. gauzy diatribe bitter and violent attack in words dictate order diffidence shyness diffident lacking in self-confidence dilate speak comprehensively. without room for discussion dogmatism being dogmatic dolt stupid fellow dormant in a state of inactivity but awaiting development dote show much fondness. force from the place occupied dismal sad. correct a false impression disallow refuse to allow or accept as a correct discern see with an effort but clearly discomfit confuse. give a false account of distraught distracted. gloomy.

representative example. devouring eddy circular or spiral movement (e. regular equanimity calmness of temperament . produce. of wind) effete infertile. panegyric encumbrance burden. skillful use of language emaciate make thin and weak embellish make beautiful embezzle use in a wrong way for one's own benefit emergence emerging emote stir up. an energetic person earthenware dishes made of baked clay ebullience exuberance. a typical model equable steady. attenuate engender cause. showing excitement ecumenical representing the whole Christian world edacious voracious. impudence.g. eulogy. give rise to engrave impress deeply engrossing taken up all the time or attention. weak efficacy production of a desired result effluvia outflow in a stream of particles. outburst of feeling ebullient overflowing with enthusiasm. arrogance egress way out. being an enemy enormity excessive wickedness. evilness enormousness great size entangle put into difficulties entreat ask earnestly enzyme catalyst epicure food lover. excite empirical relying on experiment encapsulate enclose in capsule encomium warm or glowing praise. deprive of strength. a noxious odor or vapor effrontery boldness. things that get on the way of endearing making dear or liked endemic epidemic endemic prevailing in a specific area endorse write one's name on the back of enduring lasting enervate weaken. a melancholy composition elicit draw out eloquence fluent speaking.dwarf person or smb much below the usual size dynamo a generator. a connoisseur of food epicurean devoted to pleasure (sensuous enjoyment) epistle letter epithet adjective epitome brief summary. something that produces electric current. exit elaborate worked out with much care in great detail elate stimulate elation high-spirits electorate all the electors elegy a lament.. writing in large or formal engulf swallow up enigma smth that is puzzling enmity hatred. worn out.

lessen seriousness. from blame) exorbitant much too high or great expatiate to roam. a process of smth) fallacious based on error fallacy false or mistaken belief . bring into use exertion instance of exerting exhaustive complete. eat into erratic irregular in behaviour or opinion erudite learned. thorough exigency emergency. violence extralegal outside the law extricable that can be freed extrovert cheerful person exuberance state of growing vigorously. use selfishly expostulate argue earnestly to dissuade. an urgent situation exonerate free. panegyric euphoria elation. or protest expurgate to remove obscenity. suspicious equivocate try to deceive by equivocal language eradicate get rid of. develop naturally and gradually excoriate to flay. develop esoteric abstruse.. exterminate. partially excuse extinct no longer active extirpate to destroy.equilibrium state of being balanced equipoise equal distribution of weight. scholarly escalate increase. develop. wander freely expedient likely to be useful for a purpose expiation ending. equilibrium equivocal having a double or doubtful meaning. purify. exscind extol praise highly extort obtain by threats. give one's support to eulogy formal praise. correct. state of pleasant excitement euthanasia easy and painless death evaluating finding out the value evaporate change into vapor. pull up by the roots erasure erasing. free (e. die evince to show clearly. removing all traces erode wear away. intended only for a small circle of espouse marry. censor exscind to cut out. push forth extant still in existence extensive far-reaching extenuate reduce the strength of.g.. bring out evolve unfold. cut away exsert thrust out. being full of life facetious humorous. stip off the skin. cut out. clear exoneration set smb clear. to indicate evoke call up.g. to denounce sharply excoriation severe criticism exculpate free from blame exculpate to clear from a charge of guilt exert but forth. expiring exploit brilliant achievement. disappear. funny. jocular facile easily done facilitate make easy (e.

willingness to wait ford shallow place in a river (to cross) forestall prevent by taking action in advance.g.. lead forgery counterfeit forswear renounce. well chosen. florid flammable having tendency to burst into flames flaunting show off complacently flaw crack. inefficient feckless lacking purpose or vitality. ancestor forbearance patience. accuracy fidget move restlessly. zealous fervid showing earnest feeling fervor warmth of feelings. trained. of cells) fixate stare at flamboyant brightly colored. experienced fleet number of ships. of face) floridness ruddiness. disallow. having bounds fission splitting or division (esp. suitably expressed. to go against (as in going against tradition) fluster make nervous or confused foible defect of character (a person is wrongly proud) foil prevent from carrying out. contrast foment put smth warm (to lessen the pain) foppish like a man who pays too much attention to his clothes forbear refrain from. careless fecund fertile feint pretend felicitous apt. mock. a plant fledged able to fly. irresponsible. ineffective. naturally red (e. to shape metal. wince florid very much ornamented. finicky finical finite limited. quick-moving fleeting passing quickly flexibility easily bent without braking flinch draw. heavily decorated. put in chains feud bitter quarrel over a long period of time fidelity loyalty. lessen value flax pale yellow (hair). earnestness fetter to shackle. apropos felon person guilty of murder ferment substance. make nervous figurehead carved image on the prow of a ship finesse delicate way of dealing with a situation finical too fussy about food. be patient. search fertile producing much. clothing. try to win smb's favor feckless futile.fatuous without sense. foolish self-satisfaction faucet device for controlling the outflow of a liquid fawn young deer. preempt forfeit suffer the loss of smth forge workshop for the shaping of metal. etc. repudiate fortify strengthen . ornateness flout reject. full of ideas fertilize make fertile or productive fervid intense. become excited ferocity savage cruelty ferret discover by searching. move back.

fortuitous happening by chance foster nurture. wind. conceited . serious. pain. pertinent to gist the point. unfortunate harangue a long. to oppose gambol quick. to thunder out. part of hair over the forehead froward intractable. cunning guileless straight-forward. stubborn frugal careful. tactless behavior germane relevant. create stress or torment harsh rough. general sense glean gather facts in small quantities glib ready and smooth but not sincere gloat over look at with selfish delight glut supply to much. to explode fulmination bitter protest fulsome disgusting. anxiety frenetic frantic. ornamental border. habitual way of living grovel crawl. humble oneself guile deceit. care for fragile easily injured. wear away friction the rubbing of one thing against another. fill to excess gnaw waste away. declare false. consecrate hamper basket with a lid. prevent free movement or activity hapless unlucky. difference of opinion fringe edge. offensive due to excessiveness gainsay to deny. vituperate. not willing to yield or comply. broken or destroyed fragrant sweet-smelling franchise special right given by authority frantic wildly excited with joy. frenzied fret worry. dire. liking the company grievance cause for complaint or protest grievous causing grief or pain. to store up garrulity talkativeness garrulous too talkative gaucherie socially awkward. polish grooves long channel in the surface. fire. etc. light. sudden rain. passionate speech harbinger smth or smb that foretells the coming of harrow to distress. hired horse hallow to make holy. economical fulminate berate. candid gull cheat. stern haughty arrogant. bite steadily goad smth urging a person to action gossamer soft. requiring consideration gregarious living in societies. hack cut roughly. grave grimace twisted expression of a face grind crush. playful jumping garment article of clothing garner to gather and save. irritation. delicate material gouge tool for cutting grooves in wood grace favor grave serious. cruel. deceive gullible easily gulled gust outburst of feeling.

safety place heed pay attention. weakened impassive unmoved. mislead hospitable liking to give hospitality hubris arrogant pride hurdle light frame. an illusion imbroglio complicated and embarrassing situation immaculate pure. forbidden illusory deceptive. commanding presence. undignified. impulsive. undignified ignominious shameful. fence to be jumped over husk worthless outside part of anything hypocrisy falsely making oneself appear to be good iconoclast person who attacks popular beliefs iconoclastic attacking cherished beliefs idiosyncrasy personal mannerism idolatrous worshipping idols idolatry excessive admiration of idyll a carefree episode or experience ignoble dishonorable. unpleasable implausibility incredibility implicate show that smb has a share implicit implied though not plainly expressed implosion collapse. bursting inward . diminish in value impaired damaged. put under the surface of imminent likely to come or happen soon immutable that cannot be changed impair worsen. haughty. arrogant imperviousness haughty. cut (by striking) hirsute hairy. not capable of being excited impervious not allowing to pass through (of materials) imperviousness arrogance. stammer) impending imminent. overbearingness impetuous having sudden energy.g. being about to happen. essential imperious commanding. disgraceful illicit unlawful. common. the rabble hollow not soled. faultless immerse absorb. notice heinous odious (of crime) heresy belief contrary to what is generally accepted hermetic sealed by fusion heterogeneous made up of different kinds hew make by hard work. shaggy hoax mischievous trick played on smb for a joke hoi polloi the masses. arrogant. feeling no sign of passion impecunious having little or no money impede hinder. expected imperative urgent. thrusting ahead. forceful impiety lack of reverence or dutifulness implacable incapable of being placated. commanding impermeable that cannot be permeated imperturbable calm.haven harbor. with hole holster leather case for a pistol hone stone used for sharpening tools hoodwink trick. dishonorable. get in the way of impediment smth that hinders (e.

carefree insularity narrow-mindedness. continual inchoate not yet fully formed. young. frank. allow oneself indulgent inclined to indulge ineffable to great to be described in words ineluctable certain. indiscreet impugned challenged. honest. unaffected insinuate suggest unpleasantly. not in harmony or agreement incorrigibility cannot be cured or corrected incredulous skeptical. barren inflame become red. make a way for smth gently insipid without taste or flavor insouciant unconcerned. fill ingenuous naive. angry inflammatory tending to inflame infuriate fill with fury or rage infuse put. ascribe inadvertent not paying proper attention inane silly. rudimentary. tirelessness indelible that cannot be rubbed out indelicate immodest. solicit (of a prostitute) imprecation an invocation of evil. unmatchable innocuous causing no harm inscrutable incapable of being discovered or understood insensible unconscious. a sudden attack indefatigability not easily exhaustible. elementary incise engrave. give way to. unwilling to believe inculcate fix firmly by repetition incumbents official duties incursion a raid. a curse impromptu without preparation impudence being rash. senseless inasmuch since. sincere ingest take in by swallowing inherent existing as a natural part inhibit hinder. because incense make angry incessant often repeated. clearly marked indolence laziness indomitable not easily discouraged or subdued indulge gratify. artless. make a cut in incite stir up. isolated insurrection rising of people to open resistance to . pour.imply make a suggestion importune beg urgently. indiscreet impudent rash. rouse inclined directing the mind in a certain direction incoherently not consistently. unresponsive. said or done at the wrong time infertile not fertile. lacking in refinement indigence poverty indigenous native indistinct not easily heard. restrain inimical harmful or friendly inimitable defying imitation. to be doubted impute to attribute to a cause or source. inevitable inept unskillful. seen. unclearly incongruous out of place. satisfy.

interfere to change the result intractable unruly. greasy. to the point. not connected irresolute hesitating. utter rapidly jeopardize put in danger jibe gibe. details or records of a route itinerate to travel from place to place. wise knit draw together. garrulous lubricant substance that makes work easier lubricate put oil to make work easily lubricious lewd. generosity libertine immoral person lien legal claim until a debt on it is repaid limn paint. cover by overflowing inured accustomed to. hang (dog's tongue) loquacious talkative. liberally or generously leakage the process of leaking legacy smth handed down from ancestors libel statement that damages reputation liberality free giving. slippery lucubrate write in scholarly fashion . tiredness latent present but not yet active. terse lag go too slow lament show. stubbornness. brave. forbid interim as an installment intersperse place here and there intervene come between. adapted invective abusive language. intractability intransigent uncompromising intrepid fearless. developed or visible laudatory expressing or giving praise lavish giving or producing freely. walking unevenly lithe bending. unite firmly labyrinthine to entangle the state of affairs lachrymose causing tears. wanton. twisting loll rest. feel great sorrow lassitude weariness. long-established involute complex irascible irritable. to peregrinate jabber talk excitedly. easily angered irate angry ire anger irksome tiresome irrelevant not relevant. curses inveigh to attack verbally. to sit or stand in a lazy way. deprecate inveterate deep-rooted. portray limp lacking strength. denounce. undecided irrevocable final and unalterable itinerary plan for a journey.interdict prohibit. tearful lackluster (of eyes) dull laconic brief. undaunted introspection examining one's own thoughts and feelings inundate flood. stubborn intransigence unwillingness to compromise. refractory. make fun of jocular meant as a joke judicious sound in judgment.

light-giving body lustrous being bright. easily shaped. fleeting meretricious attractive on the surface but of little value mesmerize hypnotize meticulous giving great attention to details mettle quality of endurance or courage mettlesome courageous. lose hair. nonconformist mellifluous sweetly flowing mendacious false mendacity dishonesty mendicant a beggar mercurial quick. tell lie malinger to fake illness or injury. commonplace. adapting manacle chains for the hands or feet martial brave. evil) maladroit tactless. speak ill of smb. emerging nebulous cloud-like. about ideas) morose ill-tempered. clumsy malapropism misuse of a word (for one that resembles it) malevolence wishing to do evil malign injurious. high-spirited middling fairly good but not very good minatory menacing. euphemize misanthrope person who hates mankind mischievous harmful. to a state ready for use maudlin sentimental in a silly or tearful way maverick rebel. lucid. enter a university as a student mature come to full development. motley. polished macabre gruesome. threatening mince pronounce or speak affectedly. suggesting death machination plot. scheme (esp. hazy. greatly diversified mundane worldly as opposed to spiritual. or link nibble show some inclination to accept (an offer) . vague. of associated with war massacre cruel killing of a large number of people matriculation be admitted. causing mischief miser person who loves wealth and spends little misogynist one who hates women/females missile smth that is thrown or shot mitigate make less severe or painful moderation quality of being limited. unsocial mortuary place where dead bodies are taken to be kept until burial multifarious varied. weakest point nascent coming into existence. excessively sad lull become quiet or less active luminary star. tie. indistinct negligent taking too little care neophyte person who has been converted to a belief nexus a connection. feathers before new growing morbid diseased. everyday myriad very great number nadir lowest.luculent easily understood. unhealthy (e. in order to shirk a duty malleable yielding.g. moldable. clear lugubrious mournful. not extreme mollify make calmer or quieter molt moult. changeable in character..

token noxious harmful nullify make void and null numb without ability to feel or move numbness without ability to move a finger obdurate hardened and unrepenting. appearing as such. sharp criticism. professed ostentation display to obtain admiration or envy ostentatious fond of showing ostentation ostracism shut out from society. to settle rigidly into an idea ostensible seeming. hateful odium contempt. person who gives support paucity scarcity. miserly partisan one-sided. understood palpitate tremble. undesirably noticeable obviate to make unnecessary. a rejected and despised person parsimonious too economical. offer advice onerous needing effort. touched. sensitive to subtleness noisome offensive. get rid of occluded blocked up occult hidden. concealed. make obscure. having no memory obloquy abusively detractive language. immoderate. disgusting (smell) nonchalant not having interest nonplused greatly surprised nostrum a quack remedy. an untested cure notion nominal. being a jerk overwhelm weigh down. burdensome opprobrious showing scorn or reproach ossify to turn to bone. aversion odor smell. dislike. biased or prejudiced patron regular customer. reputation officious too eager or ready to help. or customary obtrusive projecting. vituperation obsequious too eager to obey or serve obsolete no longer used obstreperous noisy. committed to a party. inflexible obfuscate to darken. example. or pattern parenthesis sentence within another one. overbearing. a lacking of . submerge paean song of praise or triumph palate roof of the mouth. prominent. refuse to meet. to alleviate. smth separated pariah an outcast. loud obtain to be established. eulogy paradigm a model. favor. to gloss over palpability can be felt. talk ostrich fast-running bird unable to fly outset start overhaul examine thoroughly to learn about the condition overweening presumptuously arrogant.nice precise. muddle oblivious unaware. sense of taste palatial magnificent palliate lessen the severity of palliate to make something appear less serious. stubborn. accepted. beat rapidly and irregularly panegyric formal praise. beyond comprehension odious repulsive.

easy to understand penchant strong inclination. wandering peremptory urgent. stimulating pique hurt the pride or self-respect. breaking of faith perfunctory done as a duty without care perilous dangerous peripatetic wandering perish be destroyed. trite. unremarkable pellucid transparent. devoted to religion piquant agreeably pungent. pick (e. decay perjury willful false statement. small weakness in one's character pedantic bookish. injurious perpetrate be guilty. soft liquid substance pivotal of great importance (others depend on it) placate soothe. showing off learning pedestrian commonplace. sluggish temperament.g. faithless perfidy treachery. unoriginality plea request plead address a court of law as an advocate plethora glut pliant pliable. unemotional picaresque involving clever rogues or adventurers pied of mixed colors pinch be too tight. shaped or twisted plod continue doing smth without resting pluck pull the feathers off. flowers) plumb get to the root of plummet fall. act) petrify to make hard. hard. a liking penitent feeling or showing regret penury extreme poverty peregrination traveling about. unlawful act permeate spread into every part of pernicious harmful.g. have reference pest destructive thing or a person who is nuisance petrified taken away power (to think. force. calm plaintive mournful. be balanced. stony petulant unreasonably impatient philistine a smug ignorant person. unchallengeable. melancholy... ending debate perennial lasting for a long time (e. commit (a crime) persevere keep on steadily. easily bent. steeply plunge move quickly. plunge. feel. one who lacks knowledge phlegmatic calm. suddenly and with force poignant deeply moving. argued . attractive perspicacity quick judging and understanding pertain belong as a part. rocklike petrous like a rock. pacify. continue personable pleasing in appearance. unsuspected danger pith essential part.peccadillo small sin. stir (curiosity) pitfall covered hole as a trap. imperative. self-possession polemical controversial. take between the thumb and finger pious dutiful to parents. a year) perfidious treacherous. keen poise be ready. sorrowful plaque flat metal on a wall as a memorial platitude a trite or banal statement.

paying attention to trivialities pundit pedant. reproduce by rapid multification prolix tiring because too long prone prostrate. spreading. tool for cutting holes. formal pristine primitive. having contempt for God profligate wasteful. extravagant profundity depth proliferate grow. drink punctilious precise. to stray from the truth prim neat. commonplace. in the habit of fighting punch strike with the fist. looking to the future provisional of the present time only provoke make angry. inclined to (undesirable things) propagation increasing the number. excessively modest prune dried plum. mental preference predominate have more power than others preempt obtain by preemption or in advance premature doing or happening smth before the right time preponderance greatness in number. mundane. adopt a vain poverty state of being poor pragmatic practical. stinging quality purvey provide. affinity of nature propitiate do smth to take away the anger of propitiatory conciliatory. strength. unspoiled. favoring utility precarious uncertain. alc. mitigating propitious auspicious. threatening poseur someone taking on airs to impress others. risky. dull portent omen. supply .ponderous heavy. weight presage warning sign preternatural not normal or usual prevalent common prevaricate to equivocate. appeasing. incorruptibility. silly person pry get smth. wonderful profane worldly. vax prudence careful forethought prudish easily shocked. pure. prodigal. attitude. trite. as in earlier times. dangerous precept moral instruction precepts rules establishing standards of conduct precipitate throw smth violently down from a height preclude prevent. marvelous. extending propinquity nearness in time or place. reckless with money prodigious enormous. make impossible precursory preliminary. licentious. authority on a subject pungency sharpness. anticipating predilection special liking. unadulterated probity uprightness. presenting favorable circumstances prosaic everyday. bulky. inquire too curiously pugnacious fond of. pedestrian proscribe denounce as dangerous protracted prolonged provident frugal. principle proclivity inclination procrastination keeping on putting off prodigal wasteful. a phony posture state.

utter reproaches ramify to be divided or subdivided. punish reconcile settle a quarrel. represent renovate restore smth to better condition renowned celebrated. to feast regicide crime of killing a king reiterate say or do again several times rejuvenation becoming young in nature or appearance relapse fall back again relinquish give up reluctant unwilling or disinclined remonstrate to protest. causing fear refine make or become pure. give up recast cast or fashion anew recidivism relapse into antisocial or criminal behavior reciprocity granting of privileges in return for similar recitals a number of. abstruse recourse smth turned to for help recreancy cowardice. a cowardly giving up recuperate become strong after illness. shining raffish low. temporary feeling of sickness quell suppress. provide. performance of music recluse person who lives alone and avoids people recompense make payment to. everyday rabble mob. vulgar. torpid quirk habit or action peculiar to smb or smth quixotic generous.pusillanimous cowardly. base. reward. tawdry rail at find fault. compensate redemptive serving to redeem redoubtable formidable. to purify or refine reactionary opposing progress rebuff snub recalcitrant disobedient recant take back as being false. spitefulness rant use extravagant language rapacious greedy (esp for money) rarefy to make thin. unselfish quotidian banal. the lower classes of populace raconteur person who tells anecdotes radiant bright. unmanageable. object render deliver. to make less dense. to branch out rancorous feeling bitterness. restore peace recondite little known. brilliant regale to delight or entertain. cultural refractory stubborn. loss. untractable refulgent shining. division or split repast meal . famous rent regular payment for the use of smth. subdue quibble try to avoid by sophistication quiescent at rest. exhaustion redeem get back by payment. craven pyre large pile of wood for burning quack person dishonestly claiming to smth quaff drink deeply quail lose courage. dormant. turn frightened qualm feeling of doubt. crowd.

sullen. protruding. untalkative. highly relevant salubrious healthful salutary remedial. cruel man sagacious having sound judgment. or category ruffian violent. taciturn revere have deep respect for rift split. living outside monasteries sedulous persevering seminal like a seed. upbraid reprobate person hardened in sin. secure. smth long and narrow shallow little depth. conspicuous. one devoid of decency repudiate disown. dark. optimistic sanity health of mind. hinder reticent reserved. connected line of serrated having a toothed edge serration having a toothed edge servile like a slave. silent. refuse to accept or pay repulsive causing a feeling of disgust requite repay. take up. metal pin roll call calling of names rope thick strong cord made by twisting rotund rich and deep. with false piety sanction approval (by authority). penalty sanguine cheerful. like a sage salacious obscene salient prominent. wise. plump and round rubric heading. contemptible seal piece of wax. soundness of judgement sap weaken sate satiate satiate satisfy fully saturnine gloomy. give in return resigned unresisting. full of maxims/proverbs sequence succession. flavor smth sawdust tiny bits of wood scabbard sheath for the blade scent smell (esp pleasant) scribble write hastily scurvy mean.repine at be discontented with reproach scold. etc stamped on the document secular material (not spiritual). reluctant to be controlled resurrect bring back into use resuscitation coming back to consciousness retard check. wholesome. causing improvement sanctimony self-righteousness. originative sententious short and pithy. submissive resilience quality of quickly recovering the original shape resolve determine resort to frequently visit restive refusing to move. morose savant person of great learning savor taste. lead. crack. dissension rivet fix. hypocritical. constituting a source. not earnest shard piece of broken earthenware . title. confident. lacking independence severance severing shaft arrow or spear. perceptive.

fly high sober self-controlled sobriety quality or condition of being sober sodden soaked. undulating. comfortless. evade discussion sidestep step to one side sinuous winding. dark. grooved. allay slate king of blue-grey stone. lay aside. showing sound judgement shrill sharp. to set limits stipulate state or put forward as a necessary condition stolid showing no emotion. slow-moving person soar rise. not tight slake to assuage. criticize sluggard lazy. impassive strands smth twisted together into a rope. refined sophistry fallacious reasoning. serpentine skiff small boat skit short piece of humorous writing slack sluggish. propose. gloomy stymie to hinder. reject or refuse squalid foul. affected. using unwillingly stint to be thrifty. subtle. irritable splice join (two ends) sponge porous rubber for washing. of questionable truth or merit splenetic bad-tempered. or banded stride walk with long steps strut a supporting bar stygian hence.sheath cover for the blade of a weapon or a tool shove push shrewd astute. line of development stray wander. or block . faulty logic sophomoric self-assured though immature. live at once expense spurious false. saturated soggy heavy with water solvent of the power of forming a solution somatic of the body soot black powder in smoke sophisticated complex. piercing shun keep away from. obstruct. bombastic. avoid shunt send from one track to another. contemptible spear weapon with a metal point on a long shaft specious illogical. to satisfy. dull. move very fast striated striped. overblown sordid wretched. filthy squander spend wastefully stanch to stop the flow of a fluid steeply rising or falling sharply stentorian extremely loud and powerful stickler person who insists on importance of smth stigma mark of shame or disgrace stigmatize describe smb scornfully sting smth sharp stingy spending. thin. lose one's way streak long. counterfeit spurn have nothing to do.

dormant tortuous full of twists and bends tout person who worries others to buy smth. slow to act. flimsy. thriving. beseeching supplicate make a humble petition to suppress prevent from being known.subdue overcome. intrepidness temperance abstinence from alcohol. puzzling question tedious tiresome teetotal oppose to alcohol temerity boldness. tending to hang on tenuous insubstantial. maintain. without delay sumptuous magnificent sundry various. adhesiveness. liquid. to use his service . put an end to surfeit satiate. silent talon claw of a bird of prey tamp tap or drive down by repeated light blows tamper interfere with tangential suddenly changeable tarnished lost brightness taunt contemptuous reproach. passive suppliant asking humbly. bring under control sublime extreme. characterized by haughty scorn superfluous more then is needed or wanted superimpose put smth on the top supersede take the place of supine lying on the back. sink out of sight suborn induce by bribery or smth to commit perjury subpoena written order requiring a person to appear in a low court subsume include under a rule succor assistance. gaudy. easily frightened timorous fearful. a redundancy tawdry cheap. astounding submerge put under water. prosperous timid shy. give a decision sycophant person who flatter to the rich and powerful synopsis summary or outline taciturn untalkative. relief in time of distress suffice be enough sullied to be stained or discredited summarily briefly. showy. weak terse brief and to the point thrift care. timid. sluggish. afraid tolerable fairly good tonic smth giving strength or energy topple be unsteady and overturn torment severe pain or suffering torpid sleeping. tacky tease annoy. economy. feed to fulness or to excess susceptibility sensitiveness sustain keep from falling. lethargic. miscellaneous. suffer. persistency. separate supercilious disdainful. hurtful remark taut tightly stretched tautology a repetition. brashness. self-control. moderation temperate showing self-control tenacity firmness.

touting act as tout toy think not seriously. refined in manners vacillation being uncertain. hesitating vagary strange act or idea vain without use. fluctuate unencumbered easy-going. trifle unfeigned not pretended. trouble vigilance watchfulness. awkward underbid make a lower bid then smb else undermine weaken gradually. extremely perceptive. domineering woman. make smth under undulate to move in wavelike fashion. mist veer change direction venal ready to do smth dishonest veneer surface appearance covering the true nature veneration regard with deep respect veracity truth verisimilitude appearing true or real veritable real. conceited valiant brave valorous brave vanquish conquer vapor stim. enthusiasm vex annoy. at the base. rightly named verve spirit. go beyond (a limit) transient temporary. beginner ulterior situated beyond umbrage offense. distress. effective. incisive trend tendency. excited state of mind trifling unimportant trite not new truculence aggressiveness. fleeting transitory brief trenchant forceful. say evil things vindictive having a desire to revenge virago a loud. general direction trepidation alarm. unhurt untoward unfortunate. disturbance turpitude wickedness. shamefulness tyro tiro. a scold or nag visceral of the internal organs of the body vitiate lower the quality. reproach urbane elegant. inconvenient upbraid scold. result. weaken the strength . violent turgid excessively ornate. resentment uncouth rough. self-appointed group who maintain order vigilant member of a vigilance committee vigorous strong. handle absent-mindedly tractable easily controlled or guided transgress break. having the sediment stirred up turbulence being uncontrolled. energetic vilify slander. vigor. ferocity trudge walk heavily turbid muddy. sincere unscathed unharmed. vigorous. swollen or bloated turmoil trouble.

fibers for knitting Downloaded from CATsyllabus. proceed whimsical full of odd and fanciful ideas wince show bodily or mental pain woo try to win yarn tale.com .vituperate curse. a bewildering jumble wend to go. written order. waving movement. guarantee wary cautious weave make (threads) into cloth weigh measure hoe heavy smth is welter turmoil. abuse in words vivacious lively. explosive volubility fluency. inconstant. easy use of spoken language voluble fluent voluminous occupying much space waft scent. fickle. engage in (war) warmonger person who stirs up war warp become bent warrant authority. verbosity. carry on. carry lightly through wag merry person wage payment. high-spirited volatile changeable. unstable. story.

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