|1||necessity||(noun) anything indispensable; "food and shelter are necessities of life"; "the essentials of the good life"; "allow farmers to buy their requirements under favorable conditions"; "a place where the requisites of water fuel and fodder can be obtained"|
(noun) the condition of being essential or indispensable
|2||acknowledgment||(noun) a statement acknowledging something or someone; "she must have seen him but she gave no sign of acknowledgment"; "the preface contained an acknowledgment of those who had helped her"|
(noun) a short note recognizing a source of information or of a quoted passage; "the student's essay failed to list several important citations"; "the acknowledgments are usually printed at the front of a book"; "the article includes mention of similar clinical
(noun) the state or quality of being recognized or acknowledged; "the partners were delighted with the recognition of their work"; "she seems to avoid much in the way of recognition or acknowledgement of feminist work prior to her own"
|3||confide||(verb) reveal in private; tell confidentially|
(verb) confer a trust upon; "The messenger was entrusted with the general's secret"; "I commit my soul to God"
|4||magician||(noun) someone who performs magic tricks to amuse an audience|
(noun) one who practices magic or sorcery
|5||luminous||(adjective satellite) softly bright or radiant; "a house aglow with lights"; "glowing embers"; "lambent tongues of flame"; "the lucent moon"; "a sky luminous with stars"|
|6||epitome||(noun) a standard or typical example; "he is the prototype of good breeding"; "he provided America with an image of the good father"|
(noun) a brief abstract (as of an article or book)
|7||bursar||(noun) the treasurer at a college or university|
|8||peddler||(noun) someone who travels about selling his wares (as on the streets or at carnivals)|
(noun) an unlicensed dealer in illegal drugs
|9||salacious||(adjective satellite) suggestive of or tending to moral looseness; "lewd whisperings of a dirty old man"; "an indecent gesture"; "obscene telephone calls"; "salacious limericks"|
(adjective satellite) characterized by lust; "eluding the lubricious embraces of her employer"; "her sensuous grace roused his lustful nature"; "prurient literature"; "prurient thoughts"; "a salacious rooster of a little man"
|10||impersonal||(adjective satellite) having no personal preference; "impersonal criticism"; "a neutral observer"|
(adjective) not relating to or responsive to individual persons; "an impersonal corporation"; "an impersonal remark"
|11||pedigree||(noun) ancestry of a purebred animal|
(noun) line of descent of a pure-bred animal
(noun) the descendants of one individual; "his entire lineage has been warriors"
|12||decaliter||(noun) a metric unit of volume or capacity equal to 10 liters|
|13||mealy-mouthed||(adjective satellite) hesitant to state facts or opinions simply and directly as from e.g. timidity or hypocrisy; "a mealymouthed politician"|
|14||compute||(verb) make a mathematical calculation or computation|
|15||Canaanite||(noun) the extinct language of the Semitic people who occupied Canaan before the Israelite conquest|
(noun) a member of an ancient Semitic people who occupied Canaan before it was conquered by the Israelites
|16||obituary||(noun) a notice of someone's death; usually includes a short biography|
|17||grisly||(adjective satellite) shockingly repellent; inspiring horror; "ghastly wounds"; "the grim aftermath of the bombing"; "the grim task of burying the victims"; "a grisly murder"; "gruesome evidence of human sacrifice"; "macabre tales of war and plague in the Middle ages"; "macabr|
|18||perception||(noun) becoming aware of something via the senses|
(noun) the process of perceiving
(noun) knowledge gained by perceiving; "a man admired for the depth of his perception"
(noun) a way of conceiving something; "Luther had a new perception of the Bible"
(noun) the representation of what is perceived; basic component in the formation of a concept
|19||diphthong||(noun) a vowel sound that starts near the articulatory position for one vowel and moves toward the position for another|
|20||utility||(noun) the service provided by a utility company; "the cost of utilities never decreases"|
(noun) a facility composed of one or more pieces of equipment connected to or part of a structure and designed to provide a service such as heat or electricity or water or sewage disposal; "the price of the house included all utilities"
(noun) the quality of being of practical use
(noun) (computer science) a program designed for general support of the processes of a computer; "a computer system provides utility programs to perform the tasks needed by most users"
(noun) a company that performs a public service; subject to government regulation
(noun) (economics) a measure that is to be maximized in any situation involving choice
|21||crockery||(noun) tableware (eating and serving dishes) collectively|
|22||progression||(noun) the act of moving forward toward a goal|
(noun) a movement forward; "he listened for the progress of the troops"
(noun) a series with a definite pattern of advance
|23||misrepresent||(verb) represent falsely; "This statement misrepresents my intentions"|
(verb) fake or falsify; "Fudge the figures"; "cook the books"; "falsify the data"
|24||disfavor||(noun) an inclination to withhold approval from some person or group|
(noun) the state of being out of favor; "he is in disfavor with the king"
(verb) put at a disadvantage; hinder, harm; "This rule clearly disadvantages me"
|25||extrajudicial||(adjective satellite) beyond the usual course of legal proceedings; legally unwarranted; "an extrajudicial penalty"|
|26||conferee||(noun) a member of a conference|
(noun) a person on whom something is bestowed; "six honorary were conferred; the conferees were..."
|27||oblong||(noun) a plane figure that deviates from a square or circle due to elongation|
(adjective satellite) deviating from a square or circle or sphere by being elongated in one direction
(adjective satellite) of a leaf shape; having a somewhat elongated form with approximately parallel sides
|28||inflexible||(adjective) literal meanings; "an inflexible iron bar"; "an inflexible knife blade"|
(adjective) extended meanings; incapable of change; "a man of inflexible purpose"
(adjective) not making concessions; "took an uncompromising stance in the peace talks"; "uncompromising honesty"
(adjective satellite) incapable of adapting or changing to meet circumstances; "a rigid disciplinarian"; "an inflexible law"; "an unbending will to dominate"
|29||phonogram||(noun) any written symbol standing for a sound or syllable or morpheme or word|
|30||allege||(verb) report or maintain; "He alleged that he was the victim of a crime"; "He said it was too late to intervene in the war"; "The registrar says that I owe the school money"|
|31||comestible||(noun) any substance that can be used as food|
(adjective) suitable for use as food
|32||pestilential||(adjective satellite) likely to spread and cause an epidemic disease; "a pestilential malignancy in the air"- Jonathan Swift; "plaguey fevers"|
|33||cartridge||(noun) ammunition consisting of a cylindrical casing containing an explosive charge and a bullet; fired from a rifle or handgun|
(noun) an electro-acoustic transducer that is the part of the arm of a record player that holds the needle and that is removable
(noun) a module designed to be inserted into a larger piece of equipment; "he loaded a cartridge of fresh tape into the tape deck"
(noun) a light-tight supply chamber holding the film and supplying it for exposure as required
|34||nauseous||(adjective satellite) causing or able to cause nausea; "a nauseating smell"; "nauseous offal"; "a sickening stench"|
|35||intimidate||(verb) make timid or fearful; "Her boss intimidates her"|
(verb) to compel or deter by or as if by threats
|36||potion||(noun) a medicinal or magical or poisonous beverage|
|37||diffusion||(noun) the act of dispersing or diffusing something; "the dispersion of the troops"; "the diffusion of knowledge"|
(noun) the property of being diffused or dispersed
(noun) the spread of social institutions (and myths and skills) from one society to another
(noun) (physics) the process of diffusing; the intermingling of molecules in gases and liquids as a result of random thermal agitation
|38||puissant||(adjective satellite) powerful|
|39||madden||(verb) make mad; "His behavior is maddening"|
(verb) drive up the wall; go on someone's nerves
(verb) cause to go crazy; cause to lose one's mind
|40||conservatism||(noun) a political or theological orientation advocating the preservation of the best in society and opposing radical changes|
|41||sequence||(noun) the action of following in order; "he played the trumps in sequence"|
(noun) film consisting of a succession of related shots that develop a given subject in a movie
(noun) a following of one thing after another in time; "the doctor saw a sequence of patients"
(noun) several repetitions of a melodic phrase in different keys
(noun) serial arrangement in which things follow in logical order or a recurrent pattern; "the sequence of names was alphabetical"; "he invented a technique to determine the sequence of base pairs in DNA"
(verb) arrange in a sequence
(verb) determine the order of constituents in; "They sequenced the human genome"
|42||prohibitionist||(noun) a reformer who opposes the use of intoxicating beverages|
|43||resonance||(noun) the quality imparted to voiced speech sounds by the action of the resonating chambers of the throat and mouth and nasal cavities|
(noun) having the character of a loud deep sound; the quality of being resonant
(noun) a vibration of large amplitude produced by a relatively small vibration near the same frequency of vibration as the natural frequency of the resonating system
(noun) an excited state of a stable particle causing a sharp maximum in the probability of absorption of electromagnetic radiation
(noun) relation of mutual understanding or trust and agreement between people
|44||begrudge||(verb) wish ill or allow unwillingly|
(verb) be envious of; set one's heart on
|45||introspect||(verb) reflect on one's own thoughts and feelings|
|46||litigant||(noun) (law) a party to a lawsuit; someone involved in litigation; "plaintiffs and defendants are both litigants"|
|47||awaken||(verb) stop sleeping; "She woke up to the sound of the alarm clock"|
(verb) cause to become awake or conscious; "He was roused by the drunken men in the street"; "Please wake me at 6 AM."
(verb) make aware; "They were awakened to the sad facts"
|48||caitiff||(noun) a cowardly and despicable person|
(adjective satellite) despicably mean and cowardly
|49||mislay||(verb) place (something) where one cannot find it again; "I misplaced my eyeglasses"|
|50||playwright||(noun) someone who writes plays|
|51||writhe||(verb) to move in a twisting or contorted motion, (especially when struggling); "The prisoner writhed in discomfort"; "The child tried to wriggle free from his aunt's embrace"|
|52||similitude||(noun) a duplicate copy|
(noun) similarity in appearance or character or nature between persons or things; "man created God in his own likeness"
|53||gesture||(noun) motion of hands or body to emphasize or help to express a thought or feeling|
(noun) something done as an indication of intention; "a political gesture"; "a gesture of defiance"
(noun) the use of movements (especially of the hands) to communicate familiar or prearranged signals
(verb) show, express or direct through movement; "He gestured his desire to leave"
|54||barcarole||(noun) a boating song sung by Venetian gondoliers|
|55||donee||(noun) the recipient of funds or other benefits|