|1||gnash||(verb) grind together, of teeth|
|2||ante||(noun) (poker) the initial contribution that each player makes to the pot|
(verb) place one's stake
|3||deity||(noun) any supernatural being worshipped as controlling some part of the world or some aspect of life or who is the personification of a force|
|4||economize||(verb) use cautiously and frugally; "I try to economize my spare time"; "conserve your energy for the ascent to the summit"|
(verb) spend sparingly, avoid the waste of; "This move will save money"; "The less fortunate will have to economize now"
|5||diminution||(noun) the act of decreasing or reducing something|
(noun) the statement of a theme in notes of lesser duration (usually half the length of the original)
(noun) change toward something smaller or lower
|6||opalescence||(noun) the visual property of something having a milky brightness|
|7||revoke||(noun) the mistake of not following suit when able to do so|
(verb) annul by recalling or rescinding; "He revoked the ban on smoking"; "lift an embargo"; "vacate a death sentence"
(verb) fail to follow suit when able and required to do so
|8||perfidy||(noun) an act of deliberate betrayal|
(noun) betrayal of a trust
|9||guess||(noun) an estimate based on little or no information|
(noun) a message expressing an opinion based on incomplete evidence
(verb) expect, believe, or suppose; "I imagine she earned a lot of money with her new novel"; "I thought to find her in a bad state"; "he didn't think to find her in the kitchen"; "I guess she is angry at me for standing her up"
(verb) guess correctly; solve by guessing; "He guessed the right number of beans in the jar and won the prize"
(verb) judge tentatively or form an estimate of (quantities or time); "I estimate this chicken to weigh three pounds"
(verb) put forward, of a guess, in spite of possible refutation; "I am guessing that the price of real estate will rise again"; "I cannot pretend to say that you are wrong"
|10||contemptuous||(adjective satellite) expressing extreme contempt|
|11||maize||(noun) a strong yellow color|
(noun) tall annual cereal grass bearing kernels on large ears: widely cultivated in America in many varieties; the principal cereal in Mexico and Central and South America since pre-Columbian times
|12||undulate||(verb) increase and decrease in volume or pitch, as if in waves; "The singer's voice undulated"|
(verb) move in a wavy pattern or with a rising and falling motion; "The curtains undulated"; "the waves rolled towards the beach"
(verb) stir up (water) so as to form ripples
(verb) occur in soft rounded shapes; "The hills rolled past"
(adjective satellite) having a sinuate margin and rippled surface
|13||actionable||(adjective satellite) affording grounds for legal action; "slander is an actionable offense"|
|14||reconnoiter||(verb) explore, often with the goal of finding something or somebody|
|15||reparable||(adjective) capable of being repaired or rectified; "reparable damage to the car"; "rectifiable wrongs"|
|16||charlatan||(noun) a flamboyant deceiver; one who attracts customers with tricks or jokes|
|17||biped||(noun) an animal with two feet|
(adjective) having two feet
|18||advocate||(noun) a person who pleads for a cause or propounds an idea|
(noun) a lawyer who pleads cases in court
(verb) speak, plead, or argue in favour of; "The doctor advocated a smoking ban in the entire house"
(verb) push for something; "The travel agent recommended strongly that we not travel on Thanksgiving Day"
|19||opprobrium||(noun) a state of extreme dishonor; "a date which will live in infamy"- F.D.Roosevelt; "the name was a by-word of scorn and opprobrium throughout the city"|
(noun) state of disgrace resulting from public abuse
|20||frailty||(noun) moral weakness|
(noun) the state of being weak in health or body (especially from old age)
|21||conjugate||(noun) a mixture of two partially miscible liquids A and B produces two conjugate solutions: one of A in B and another of B in A|
(verb) unite chemically so that the product is easily broken down into the original compounds
(verb) undergo conjugation
(verb) add inflections showing person, number, gender, tense, aspect, etc.; "conjugate the verb"
(adjective satellite) of an organic compound; containing two or more double bonds each separated from the other by a single bond
(adjective satellite) formed by the union of two compounds; "a conjugated protein"
(adjective satellite) of a pinnate leaflet; having only one pair of leaflets
(adjective satellite) joined together especially in a pair or pairs
|22||immeasurable||(adjective satellite) beyond calculation or measure; "of incalculable value"; "an incomputable amount"; "jewels of inestimable value"; "immeasurable wealth"|
(adjective) impossible to measure; "unmeasurable reaches of outer space"
|23||somnolent||(adjective satellite) inclined to or marked by drowsiness; "slumberous (or slumbrous) eyes"; "`slumbery' is archaic"; "the sound had a a somnolent effect"|
|24||bray||(noun) the cry of an ass|
(verb) laugh loudly and harshly
(verb) reduce to small pieces or particles by pounding or abrading; "grind the spices in a mortar"; "mash the garlic"
(verb) braying characteristic of donkeys
|25||microphone||(noun) device for converting sound waves into electrical energy|
|26||expanse||(noun) a wide scope; "the sweep of the plains"|
(noun) the extent of a 2-dimensional surface enclosed within a boundary; "the area of a rectangle"; "it was about 500 square feet in area"
(noun) a wide and open space or area as of surface or land or sky
|27||negligee||(noun) a loose dressing gown for women|
|28||cadence||(noun) a recurrent rhythmical series|
(noun) the close of a musical section
(noun) (prosody) the accent in a metrical foot of verse
|29||dermatology||(noun) the branch of medicine dealing with the skin and its diseases|
|30||glacial||(adjective satellite) extremely cold; "an arctic climate"; "a frigid day"; "gelid waters of the North Atlantic"; "glacial winds"; "icy hands"; "polar weather"|
(adjective satellite) devoid of warmth and cordiality; expressive of unfriendliness or disdain; "a frigid greeting"; "got a frosty reception"; "a frozen look on their faces"; "a glacial handshake"; "icy stare"; "wintry smile"
(adjective) relating to or derived from a glacier; "glacial deposit"
|31||diverse||(adjective satellite) distinctly dissimilar or unlike; "diverse parts of the country"; "celebrities as diverse as Bob Hope and Bob Dylan"; "animals as various as the jaguar and the cavy and the sloth"|
(adjective satellite) many and different; "tourist offices of divers nationalities"; "a person of diverse talents"
|32||venerable||(adjective satellite) profoundly honored; "revered holy men"|
(adjective satellite) impressive by reason of age; "a venerable sage with white hair and beard"
|33||ode||(noun) a lyric poem with complex stanza forms|
|34||vehement||(adjective satellite) marked by extreme intensity of emotions or convictions; inclined to react violently; fervid; "fierce loyalty"; "in a tearing rage"; "vehement dislike"; "violent passions"|
(adjective satellite) characterized by great force or energy; "vehement deluges of rain"; "vehement clapping"; "a vehement defense"
|35||discernible||(adjective) perceptible by the senses or intellect; "things happen in the earth and sky with no discernible cause"; "the newspaper reports no discernible progress in the negotiations"; "the skyline is easily discernible even at a distance of several miles"|
(adjective satellite) capable of being seen or noticed; "a discernible change in attitude"; "a clearly evident erasure in the manuscript"; "an observable change in behavior"
(adjective satellite) capable of being perceived clearly; "an essay with a meaning that was not always discernible"
|36||admonition||(noun) cautionary advice about something imminent (especially imminent danger)|
(noun) a firm rebuke
|37||artful||(adjective) marked by skill in achieving a desired end especially with cunning or craft; "the artful dodger"; "an artful choice of metaphors"|
(adjective) not straightforward or candid; giving a false appearance of frankness; "an ambitious, disingenuous, philistine, and hypocritical operator, who...exemplified...the most disagreeable traits of his time"- David Cannadine; "a disingenuous excuse"
|38||judicious||(adjective satellite) proceeding from good sense or judgment; "a sensible choice"|
(adjective satellite) marked by the exercise of good judgment or common sense in practical matters; "judicious use of one's money"; "a sensible manager"; "a wise decision"
(adjective satellite) characterized by good judgment or sound thinking; "judicious journalism"
|39||dilettante||(noun) an amateur who engages in an activity without serious intentions and who pretends to have knowledge|
(adjective satellite) showing frivolous or superficial interest; amateurish; "his dilettantish efforts at painting"
|40||inexperience||(noun) lack of experience and the knowledge and understanding derived from experience|
|41||inroad||(noun) an encroachment or intrusion; "they made inroads in the United States market"|
(noun) an invasion or hostile attack
|42||incombustible||(adjective) not capable of igniting and burning|
|43||florist||(noun) a shop where flowers and ornamental plants are sold|
(noun) someone who grows and deals in flowers; "the florist made up an attractive bouquet"
|44||braggart||(noun) a very boastful and talkative person|
|45||prominence||(noun) relative importance|
(noun) something that bulges out or is protuberant or projects from a form
(noun) the state of being prominent: widely known or eminent
|46||floral||(adjective satellite) resembling or made of or suggestive of flowers; "an unusual floral design"|
(adjective) of or relating to the plant life in a particular region; "characteristic alpine floral elements"
(adjective) relating to or associated with flowers; "floral organs"
|47||condolence||(noun) an expression of sympathy with another's grief; "they sent their condolences"|
|48||introvert||(noun) (psychology) a person who tends to shrink from social contacts and to become preoccupied with their own thoughts|
(verb) turn inside; "He introverted his feelings"
(verb) fold inwards; "some organs can invaginate"
|49||genealogy||(noun) successive generations of kin|
|50||vie||(verb) compete for something; engage in a contest; measure oneself against others|
|51||feudalism||(noun) the social system that developed in Europe in the 8th C; vassals were protected by lords who they had to serve in war|
|52||variation||(noun) an activity that varies from a norm or standard; "any variation in his routine was immediately reported"|
(noun) the act of changing or altering something slightly but noticeably from the norm or standard; "who is responsible for these variations in taxation?"
(noun) (ballet) a solo dance or dance figure
(noun) an artifact that deviates from a norm or standard; "he patented a variation on the sandal"
(noun) something a little different from others of the same type; "an experimental version of the night fighter"; "an emery wheel is a modern variant of the grindstone"; "the boy is a younger edition of his father"
(noun) a repetition of a musical theme in which it is modified or embellished
(noun) an instance of change; the rate or magnitude of change
(noun) (biology) an organism that has characteristics resulting from chromosomal alteration
(noun) (astronomy) any perturbation of the mean motion or orbit of a planet or satellite (especially a perturbation of the earth's moon)
(noun) the angle (at a particular location) between magnetic north and true north
|53||predict||(verb) indicate by signs; "These signs bode bad news"|
(verb) make a prediction about; tell in advance; "Call the outcome of an election"
|54||succinct||(adjective satellite) briefly giving the gist of something; "a short and compendious book"; "a compact style is brief and pithy"; "succinct comparisons"; "a summary formulation of a wide-ranging subject"|