|1||encomium||(noun) a formal expression of praise|
|2||tortious||(adjective) of or pertaining to the nature of a tort; "tortious acts"|
|3||understate||(verb) represent as less significant or important|
|4||disseminate||(verb) cause to become widely known; "spread information"; "circulate a rumor"; "broadcast the news"|
|5||obtrude||(verb) thrust oneself in as if by force; "The colors don't intrude on the viewer"|
(verb) push to thrust outward
|6||ashen||(adjective satellite) ash-colored or anemic looking from illness or emotion; "a face turned ashen"; "the invalid's blanched cheeks"; "tried to speak with bloodless lips"; "a face livid with shock"; "lips...livid with the hue of death"- Mary W. Shelley; "lips white with terror|
(adjective satellite) made of wood of the ash tree
|7||pact||(noun) a written agreement between two states or sovereigns|
|8||impoverish||(verb) take away|
(verb) make poor
|9||insulate||(verb) place or set apart; "They isolated the political prisoners from the other inmates"|
(verb) protect from heat, cold, noise, etc. by surrounding with insulating material; "We had his bedroom insulated before winter came"
|10||sumptuous||(adjective satellite) rich and superior in quality; "a princely sum"; "gilded dining rooms"|
|11||vogue||(noun) the popular taste at a given time; "leather is the latest vogue"; "he followed current trends"; "the 1920s had a style of their own"|
(noun) a current state of general acceptance and use
|12||diversity||(noun) the condition or result of being changed|
(noun) noticeable heterogeneity; "a diversity of possibilities"; "the range and variety of his work is amazing"
|13||loquacious||(adjective satellite) full of trivial conversation; "kept from her housework by gabby neighbors"|
|14||deliquesce||(verb) melt or become liquid by absorbig moisture from the air; "this type of salt deliquesces easily"|
(verb) melt away in the process of decay; "The fungi eventually deliquesced"
|15||connubial||(adjective) of or relating to marriage or to the relationship between a wife and husband; "connubial bliss"; "conjugal visits"|
(adverb) in a conjugal manner
|16||reflector||(noun) optical telescope consisting of a large concave mirror that produces an image that is magnified by the eyepiece; "Isaac Newton invented the reflecting telescope in 1668"|
(noun) device that reflects radiation
|17||pseudonym||(noun) a fictitious name used when the person performs a particular social role|
|18||outpost||(noun) a military post stationed at a distance from the main body of troops|
(noun) a settlement on the frontier of civilization
(noun) a station in a remote or sparsely populated location
|19||corpse||(noun) the dead body of a human being|
|20||Augustinian||(noun) a Roman Catholic friar or monk belonging to one of the Augustianian mostaic orders|
|21||apex||(noun) the point on the celestial sphere toward which the sun and solar system appear to be moving relative to the fixed stars|
(noun) the highest point (of something); "at the peak of the pyramid"
|22||infirmary||(noun) a health facility where patients receive treatment|
|23||sonnet||(noun) a verse form consisting of 14 lines with a fixed rhyme scheme|
(verb) compose a sonnet
(verb) praise in a sonnet
|24||abject||(adjective satellite) showing humiliation or submissiveness; "an abject apology"|
(adjective satellite) of the most contemptible kind; "abject cowardice"; "a low stunt to pull"; "a low-down sneak"; "his miserable treatment of his family"; "You miserable skunk!"; "a scummy rabble"; "a scurvy trick"
(adjective satellite) most unfortunate or miserable; "the most abject slaves joined in the revolt"; "abject poverty"
(adjective satellite) showing utter resignation or hopelessness; "abject surrender"
|25||acidify||(verb) turn acidic; "the solution acetified"|
(verb) make sour or more sour
|26||pauperism||(noun) a state of extreme poverty or destitution; "their indigence appalled him"; "a general state of need exists among the homeless"|
|27||excellency||(noun) a title used to address dignitaries (such as ambassadors or governors); usually preceded by Your or His or Her; "Your Excellency"|
|28||inure||(verb) cause to accept or become hardened to; habituate; "He was inured to the cold"|
|29||inimical||(adjective satellite) not friendly; "an unfriendly act of aggression"; "an inimical critic"|
|30||disqualify||(verb) make unfit or unsuitable; "Your income disqualifies you"|
(verb) declare unfit; "She was disqualified for the Olympics because she was a professional athlete"
|31||transatlantic||(adjective) crossing the Atlantic Ocean; "transatlantic flight"|
|32||liquidate||(verb) get rid of (someone who may be a threat) by killing; "The mafia liquidated the informer"; "the double agent was neutralized"|
(verb) settle the affairs of by determining the debts and applying the assets to pay them off; "liquidate a company"
(verb) convert into cash; "I had to liquidate my holdings to pay off my ex-husband"
(verb) eliminate by paying off (debts)
|33||punitive||(adjective) inflicting punishment; "punitive justice"; "punitive damages"|
|34||azalea||(noun) any of numerous ornamental shrubs grown for their showy flowers of various colors|
|35||ostracize||(verb) avoid speaking to or dealing with; "Ever since I spoke up, my colleagues ostracize me"|
(verb) expel from a community or group
|36||rigmarole||(noun) a long and complicated and confusing procedure; "all that academic rigmarole was a waste of time"|
(noun) a set of confused and meaningless statements
|37||protuberance||(noun) something that bulges out or is protuberant or projects from a form|
(noun) the condition of being protuberant; the condition of bulging out; "the protuberance of his belly"
|38||sentence||(noun) (criminal law) a final judgment of guilty in a criminal case and the punishment that is imposed; "the conviction came as no surprise"|
(noun) a string of words satisfying the grammatical rules of a language; "he always spoke in grammatical sentences"
(noun) the period of time a prisoner is imprisoned; "he served a prison term of 15 months"; "his sentence was 5 to 10 years"; "he is doing time in the county jail"
(verb) pronounce a sentence on (somebody) in a court of law; "He was condemned to ten years in prison"
|39||allay||(verb) satisfy (thirst); "The cold water quenched his thirst"|
(verb) lessen the intensity of or calm; "The news eased my conscience"; "still the fears"
|40||pledgee||(noun) someone to whom a pledge is made or someone with whom something is deposited as a pledge|
|41||quadrate||(noun) a square-shaped object|
(noun) a cubelike object
(adjective satellite) having four sides and four angles
|42||undersell||(verb) sell cheaper than one's competition|
|43||monotony||(noun) constancy of tone or pitch or inflection|
(noun) the quality of wearisome constancy and lack of variety; "he had never grown accustomed to the monotony of his work"; "he hated the sameness of the food the college served"
|44||observatory||(noun) a structure commanding a wide view of its surroundings|
(noun) a building designed and equipped to observe astronomical phenomena
|45||ravage||(noun) (usually plural) a destructive action; "the ravages of time"; "the depradations of age and disease"|
(verb) devastate or ravage; "The enemy lay waste to the countryside after the invasion"
(verb) make a pillaging or destructive raid on (a place), as in wartimes
|46||biology||(noun) the science that studies living organisms|
(noun) all the plant and animal life of a particular region
(noun) characteristic life processes and phenomena of living organisms; "the biology of viruses"
|47||immersion||(noun) the act of wetting something by submerging it|
(noun) a form of baptism in which part or all of a person's body is submerged
(noun) complete attention; intense mental effort
(noun) (astronomy) the disappearance of a celestial body prior to an eclipse
(noun) sinking until covered completely with water
|48||iciness||(noun) coldness due to a cold environment|
|49||furlough||(noun) a temporary leave of absence from military duty|
(verb) grant a leave to; "The prisoner was furloughed for the weekend to visit her children"
(verb) dismiss, usually for economic reasons; "She was laid off together with hundreds of other workers when the company downsized"
|50||disjunctive||(adjective) serving or tending to divide or separate|
|51||disburse||(verb) pay out|
|52||fallible||(adjective) likely to fail or be inaccurate; "everyone is fallible to some degree"|
(adjective satellite) having the attributes of man as opposed to e.g. divine beings; "I'm only human"; "frail humanity"
|53||antispasmodic||(noun) a drug used to relieve or prevent spasms (especially of the smooth muscles)|
|54||acme||(noun) the highest point (of something); "at the peak of the pyramid"|
(noun) the highest level or degree attainable; "his landscapes were deemed the acme of beauty"; "the artist's gifts are at their acme"; "at the height of her career"; "the peak of perfection"; "summer was at its peak"; "...catapulted Einstein to the pinnacle of