|1||dexterity||(noun) adroitness in using the hands|
|2||endanger||(verb) put in a dangerous, disadvantageous, or difficult position|
(verb) pose a threat to; present a danger to; "The pollution is endangering the crops"
|3||proscenium||(noun) the wall that separates the stage from the auditorium in a modern theater|
(noun) the part of a modern theater stage between the curtain and the orchestra (i.e., in front of the curtain)
|4||priggish||(adjective satellite) exaggeratedly proper; "my straitlaced Aunt Anna doesn't approve of my miniskirts"|
|5||oration||(noun) an instance of oratory; "he delivered an oration on the decline of family values"|
|6||contemptible||(adjective) deserving of contempt or scorn|
(adjective satellite) worthy only of being despised and rejected; "a contemptible lack of courage"; "A little, wretched, despicable creature, a worm, a mere nothing...that has risen up in contempt against the majesty of Heaven and earth"- Jonathan Edwards
|7||logical||(adjective satellite) marked by an orderly, logical, and aesthetically consistent relation of parts; "a logical argument"; "the orderly presentation"|
(adjective) capable of or reflecting the capability for correct and valid reasoning; "a logical mind"
(adjective satellite) capable of thinking and expressing yourself in a clear and consistent manner; "a lucid thinker"; "she was more coherent than she had been just after the accident"
(adjective satellite) based on known statements or events or conditions; "rain was a logical expectation, given the time of year"
(adjective satellite) in accordance with reason or logic; "a logical conclusion"
|8||moribund||(adjective satellite) on the point of death; breathing your last; "a moribund patient"; "the expiring man was carried home by his two friends"|
(adjective satellite) not growing or changing; without force or vitality
|9||cantata||(noun) a musical composition for voices and orchestra based on a religious text|
|10||deify||(verb) exalt to the position of a God; "the people deified their King"|
(verb) consider as a god or god-like; "These young men deify financial success"
|11||competent||(adjective satellite) adequate for the purpose; "a competent performance"|
(adjective) properly or sufficiently qualified or capable or efficient; "a competent typist"
|12||culvert||(noun) a transverse and totally enclosed drain under a road or railway|
|13||protoplasm||(noun) the living substance of a cell (including cytoplasm and nucleus)|
|14||truism||(noun) an obvious truth|
|15||humbug||(noun) something intended to deceive; deliberate trickery intended to gain an advantage|
(noun) communication (writen or spoken) intended to deceive
(noun) pretentious or silly talk or writing
(verb) trick or deceive
|16||precision||(noun) the quality of being reproducible in amount or performance; "he handled it with the preciseness of an automaton"; "note the meticulous precision of his measurements"|
|17||distend||(verb) swell from or as if from internal pressure; "The distended bellies of the starving cows"|
(verb) cause to expand as it by internal pressure; "The gas distended the animal's body"
(verb) become wider; "His pupils were dilated"
|18||sacrifice||(noun) (sacrifice) an out that advances the base runners|
(noun) the act of losing or surrendering something as a penalty for a mistake or fault or failure to perform etc.
(noun) the act of killing (an animal or person) in order to propitiate a deity
(noun) personnel that are sacrificed (e.g., surrendered or lost in order to gain an objective)
(noun) a loss entailed by giving up or selling something at less than its value; "he had to sell his car at a considerable sacrifice"
(verb) kill or destroy; "The animals were sacrificed after the experiment"; "The general had to sacrifice several soldiers to save the regiment"
(verb) make a sacrifice of; in religious rituals
(verb) endure the loss of; "He gave his life for his children"; "I gave two sons to the war"
(verb) sell at a loss
|19||personality||(noun) the complex of all the attributes--behavioral, temperamental, emotional and mental--that characterize a unique individual; "their different reactions reflected their very different personalities"; "it is his nature to help others"|
(noun) a person of considerable prominence; "she is a Hollywood personality"
|20||terse||(adjective satellite) brief and to the point; effectively cut short; "a crisp retort"; "a response so curt as to be almost rude"; "the laconic reply; `yes'"; "short and terse and easy to understand"|
|21||employer||(noun) a person or firm that employs workers|
|22||irksome||(adjective satellite) so lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness; "a boring evening with uninteresting people"; "the deadening effect of some routine tasks"; "a dull play"; "his competent but dull performance"; "a ho-hum speaker who couldn't capture their attention";|
|23||outdo||(verb) be or do something to a greater degree; "her performance surpasses that of any other student I know"; "She outdoes all other athletes"; "This exceeds all my expectations"; "This car outperforms all others in its class"|
(verb) get the better of; "the goal was to best the competition"
|24||sympathetic||(adjective satellite) having similar disposition and tastes; "a compatible married couple"; "with their many similar tastes, he found her a most sympathetic companion"|
(adjective satellite) relating to vibrations that occur as a result of vibrations in a nearby body; "sympathetic vibration"
(adjective satellite) showing or motivated by sympathy and understanding and generosity; "was charitable in his opinions of others"; "kindly criticism"; "a kindly act"; "sympathetic words"; "a large-hearted mentor"
(adjective) expressing or feeling or resulting from sympathy or compassion or friendly fellow feelings; disposed toward; "sympathetic to the students' cause"; "a sympathetic observer"; "a sympathetic gesture"
(adjective) (of characters in literature or drama) evoking empathic or sympathetic feelings; "the sympathetic characters in the play"
(adjective) of or relating to the sympathetic nervous system; "sympathetic neurons"; "sympathetic stimulation"
|25||absurd||(adjective satellite) inconsistent with reason or logic or common sense; "the absurd predicament of seeming to argue that virtue is highly desirable but intensely unpleasant"- Walter Lippman|
(adjective satellite) completely devoid of wisdom or good sense; "the absurd excuse that the dog ate his homework"; "that's a cockeyed idea"; "ask a nonsensical question and get a nonsensical answer"; "a contribution so small as to be laughable"; "it is ludicrous to call a co
|26||quarterly||(noun) a periodical that is published every quarter|
(adjective) of or relating to or consisting of a quarter; "quarterly report"
(adverb) in three month intervals; "interest is compounded quarterly"
(adverb) in diagonally opposed quarters of an escutcheon; "two coats of arms borne quarterly"
|27||seclude||(verb) keep away from others; "He sequestered himself in his study to write a book"|
|28||detriment||(noun) a damage or loss|
|29||liturgy||(noun) a rite or body of rites prescribed for public worship|
(noun) a Christian sacrament commemorating the Last Supper by consecrating bread and wine
|30||Christ||(noun) any expected deliverer|
(noun) a teacher and prophet born in Bethlehem and active in Nazareth; his life and sermons form the basis for Christianity (circa 4 BC - AD 29)
|31||insurgent||(noun) a member of an irregular armed force that fights a stronger force by sabotage and harassment|
(noun) a person who takes part in an armed rebellion against the constituted authority (especially in the hope of improving conditions)
(adjective satellite) in opposition to a civil authority or government
|32||pyromania||(noun) an uncontrollable desire to set fire to things|
|33||anode||(noun) a positively charged electrode by which electrons leave an electrical device|
(noun) the negatively charged terminal of a voltaic cell or storage battery that supplies current
|34||priory||(noun) religious residence in a monastery governed by a prior or a convent governed by a prioress|
|35||gluttonous||(adjective) given to excess in consumption of especially food or drink; "over-fed women and their gluttonous husbands"; "a gluttonous debauch"; "a gluttonous appetite for food and praise and pleasure"|
|36||revelation||(noun) an enlightening or astonishing disclosure|
(noun) the last book of the New Testament; contains visionary descriptions of heaven and of conflicts between good and evil and of the end of the world; attributed to Saint John the apostle
(noun) communication of knowledge to man by a divine or supernatural agency
(noun) the speech act of making something evident
|37||acquittance||(noun) a legal document evidencing the discharge of a debt or obligation|
|38||vestment||(noun) gown (especially ceremonial garments) worn by the clergy|
|39||sparse||(adjective satellite) not dense; "a thin beard"; "trees were sparse"|
|40||extricate||(verb) release from entanglement of difficulty; "I cannot extricate myself from this task"|
|41||auriferous||(adjective satellite) containing gold; "auriferous quartz veins"|
|42||insistence||(noun) urgently demanding attention; "the insistence of their hunger"; "he pressed his demand with considerable instancy"|
(noun) continual and persistent demands
(noun) the state of urgently demanding notice or attention; "the press of business matters"
|43||unfavorable||(adjective) (of winds or weather) tending to hinder or oppose; "unfavorable winds"|
(adjective) not encouraging or approving or pleasing; "unfavorable conditions"; "an unfavorable comparison"; "unfavorable comments"
(adjective satellite) not favorable; "made an unfavorable impression"; "unfavorable reviews"
|44||creak||(noun) a squeaking sound; "the creak of the floorboards gave him away"|
(verb) make a high-pitched, screeching noise; "The door creaked when I opened it slowly"
|45||immovable||(adjective satellite) not able or intended to be moved; "the immovable hills"|
|46||radical||(noun) (linguistics) the form of a word after all affixes are removed; "thematic vowels are part of the stem"|
(noun) a sign placed in front of an expression to denote that a root is to be extracted
(noun) a character conveying the lexical meaning of a logogram
(noun) a person who has radical ideas or opinions
(noun) (chemistry) two or more atoms bound together as a single unit and forming part of a molecule
(noun) an atom or group of atoms with at least one unpaired electron; in the body it is usually an oxygen molecule than has lost an electron and will stabilize itself by stealing an electron from a nearby molecule; "in the body free radicals are high-energy part
(adjective) especially of leaves; located at the base of a plant or stem; especially arising directly from the root or rootstock or a root-like stem; "basal placentation"; "radical leaves"
(adjective satellite) (used of opinions and actions) far beyond the norm; "extremist political views"; "radical opinions on education"; "an ultra conservative"
(adjective satellite) markedly new or introducing radical change; "a revolutionary discovery"; "radical political views"
(adjective satellite) arising from or going to the root; "a radical flaw in the plan"
(adjective) of or relating to or constituting a linguistic root; "a radical verb form"
|47||convalesce||(verb) get over an illness or shock; "The patient is recuperating"|
|48||incompressible||(adjective) impossible to compress; resisting compression; "mounds of incompressible garbage"|
|49||aggravation||(noun) action that makes a problem or a disease (or its symptoms) worse; "the aggravation of her condition resulted from lack of care"|
(noun) unfriendly behavior that causes anger or resentment
(noun) an exasperated feeling of annoyance
|50||indigestion||(noun) a disorder of digestive function characterized by discomfort or heartburn or nausea|
|51||fluctuation||(noun) the quality of being unsteady and subject to fluctuations; "he kept a record of price fluctuations"|
(noun) an instance of change; the rate or magnitude of change
(noun) a wave motion; "the fluctuations of the sea"
|52||libel||(noun) the written statement of a plaintiff explaining the cause of action (the defammation) and any relief he seeks|
(noun) a tort consisting of false and malicious publication printed for the purpose of defaming a living person
(verb) print slanderous statements against; "The newspaper was accused of libeling him"