|1||gusto||(noun) vigorous and enthusiastic enjoyment|
|2||rapid||(noun) a part of a river where the current is very fast|
(adjective satellite) done or occurring in a brief period of time; "a rapid rise through the ranks"
(adjective satellite) characterized by speed; moving with or capable of moving with high speed; "a rapid movment"; "a speedy car"; "a speedy errand boy"
|3||gradient||(noun) the property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the horizontal; "a five-degree gradient"|
(noun) a graded change in the magnitude of some physical quantity or dimension
|4||exemplar||(noun) something to be imitated; "an exemplar of success"; "a model of clarity"; "he is the very model of a modern major general"|
|5||ambitious||(adjective) having a strong desire for success or achievement|
(adjective satellite) requiring full use of your abilities or resources; "ambitious schedule"; "performed the most challenging task without a mistake"
|6||rhapsody||(noun) an epic poem adapted for recitation|
|7||prosody||(noun) the study of poetic meter and the art of versification|
(noun) the patterns of stress and intonation in a language
(noun) (prosody) a system of versification
|8||revere||(noun) a lapel on a woman's garment; turned back to show the reverse side|
(noun) American silversmith remembered for his midnight ride (celebrated in a poem by Longfellow) to warn the colonists in Lexington and Concord that British troops were coming (1735-1818)
(verb) love unquestioningly and uncritically or to excess; venerate as an idol; "Many teenagers idolized the Beatles"
(verb) regard with feelings of respect and reverence; consider hallowed or exalted or be in awe of; "Fear God as your father"; "We venerate genius"
|9||mentality||(noun) mental ability; "he's got plenty of brains but no common sense"|
(noun) a habitual or characteristic mental attitude that determines how you will interpret and respond to situations
|10||transverse||(adjective satellite) extending or lying across; in a crosswise direction; at right angles to the long axis; "cross members should be all steel"; "from the transverse hall the stairway ascends gracefully"; "transversal vibrations"; "transverse colon"|
|11||concur||(verb) happen simultaneously; "The two events coincided"|
(verb) be in accord; be in agreement; "We agreed on the terms of the settlement"; "I can't agree with you!"; "I hold with those who say life is sacred"; "Both philosophers concord on this point"
|12||abed||(adverb) in bed|
|13||destitute||(adjective satellite) poor enough to need help from others|
|14||socialist||(noun) a political advocate of socialism|
(adjective) advocating or following the socialist principles; "socialistic government"
(adjective) of or relating to or promoting or practicing socialism; "socialist theory"; "socialist realism"; "asocialist party"
|15||dissuade||(verb) turn away from by persuasion; "Negative campaigning will only dissuade people"|
|16||auburn||(adjective satellite) (of hair) colored a moderate brown; "auburn hair"|
|17||obsequious||(adjective satellite) attentive in an ingratiating or servile manner; "obsequious shop assistants"|
(adjective satellite) attempting to win favor from influential people by flattery
|18||scruple||(noun) an ethical or moral principle that inhibits action|
(noun) uneasiness about the fitness of an action
(noun) a unit of apothecary weight equal to 20 grains
(verb) have doubts about
(verb) raise scruples; "He lied and did not even scruple about it"
(verb) hesitate on moral grounds; "The man scrupled to perjure himself"
|19||literature||(noun) the profession or art of a writer; "her place in literature is secure"|
(noun) the humanistic study of a body of literature; "he took a course in Russian lit"
(noun) creative writing of recognized artistic value
(noun) published writings in a particular style on a particular subject; "the technical literature"; "one aspect of Waterloo has not yet been treated in the literature"
|20||packet||(noun) a boat for carrying mail|
(noun) a small package or bundle
(noun) (computer science) a message or message fragment
(noun) a collection of things wrapped or boxed together
|21||misuse||(noun) improper or excessive use|
(verb) change the inherent purpose or function of something; "Don't abuse the system"; "The director of the factory misused the funds intended for the health care of his workers"
(verb) apply to a wrong thing or person; apply badly or incorrectly; "The words are misapplied in this context"; "You are misapplying the name of this religious group"
|22||administrator||(noun) someone who manages a government agency or department|
(noun) the party appointed by a probate court to distribute the estate of someone who dies without a will or without naming an executor
(noun) someone who administers a business
|23||candid||(adjective satellite) characterized by directness in manner or speech; without subtlety or evasion; "blunt talking and straight shooting"; "a blunt New England farmer"; "I gave them my candid opinion"; "forthright criticism"; "a forthright approach to the problem"; "tell me wh|
(adjective satellite) starkly realistic; "I have never lacked candid critics in my own ranks"-Clement Atlee
(adjective satellite) openly straightforward and direct without reserve or secretiveness; "his candid eyes"; "an open and trusting nature"; "a heart-to-heart talk"
(adjective satellite) informal or natural; especially caught off guard or unprepared; "a candid photograph"; "a candid interview"
|24||outweigh||(verb) be heavier than|
(verb) weigh more heavily
|25||impervious||(adjective) not admitting of passage or capable of being affected; "a material impervious to water"; "someone impervious to argument"|
|26||purl||(noun) a basic knitting stitch|
(noun) gold or silver wire thread
(verb) make a murmuring sound; "the water was purling"
(verb) embroider with gold or silver thread
(verb) edge or border with gold or silver embroidery
(verb) knit with a purl stitch
(verb) flow in a circular current, of liquids
|27||descent||(noun) the act of changing your location in a downward direction|
(noun) properties attributable to your ancestry; "he comes from good origins"
(noun) a movement downward
(noun) the descendants of one individual; "his entire lineage has been warriors"
(noun) a downward slope or bend
(noun) the kinship relation between an individual and the individual's progenitors
|28||estimable||(adjective satellite) may be computed or estimated; "a calculable risk"; "computable odds"; "estimable assets"|
(adjective) deserving of respect or high regard
(adjective satellite) deserving of esteem and respect; "all respectable companies give guarantees"; "ruined the family's good name"
|29||frequency||(noun) the number of observations in a given statistical category|
(noun) the ratio of the number of observations in a statistical category to the total number of observations
(noun) the number of occurrences within a given time period (usually 1 second); "the frequency of modulation was 40 cycles per second"
|30||outlandish||(adjective satellite) conspicuously or grossly unconventional or unusual; "restaurants of bizarre design--one like a hat, another like a rabbit"; "famed for his eccentric spelling"; "a freakish combination of styles"; "his off-the-wall antics"; "the outlandish clothes of teena|
|31||perpendicular||(noun) an extremely steep face|
(noun) a cord from which a metal weight is suspended pointing directly to the earth's center of gravity; used to determine the vertical from a given point
(noun) a Gothic style in 14th and 15th century England; characterized by vertical lines and a four-centered (Tudor) arch and fan vaulting
(noun) a straight line at right angles to another line
(adjective satellite) extremely steep; "the great perpendicular face of the cliff"
(adjective) at right angles to the plane of the horizon or a base line; "a vertical camera angle"; "the monument consists of two vertical pillars supporting a horizontal slab"; "measure the perpendicular height"
(adjective) intersecting at or forming right angles; "the axes are perpendicular to each other"
|32||prelude||(noun) music that precedes a fugue or introduces an act in an opera|
(noun) something that serves as a preceding event or introduces what follows; "training is a necessary preliminary to employment"; "drinks were the overture to dinner"
(verb) play as a prelude
(verb) serve as a prelude or opening to
|33||vacate||(verb) annul by recalling or rescinding; "He revoked the ban on smoking"; "lift an embargo"; "vacate a death sentence"|
(verb) leave behind empty; move out of; "You must vacate your office by tonight"
(verb) leave (a job, post, post, or position) voluntarily; "She vacated the position when she got pregnant"; "The chairman resigned when he was found to have misappropriated funds"
|34||muleteer||(noun) a worker who drives mules|
|35||delectation||(noun) act of receiving pleasure from something|
(noun) a feeling of extreme pleasure or satisfaction; "his delight to see her was obvious to all"
|36||remunerate||(verb) make payment to; compensate; "My efforts were not remunerated"|
|37||appellate||(adjective) of or relating to or taking account of appeals (usually legal appeals); "appellate court"|
|38||preferable||(adjective satellite) more desirable than another; "coffee is preferable to tea"; "Danny's preferred name is `Dan'"|
|39||prudence||(noun) discretion in practical affairs|
(noun) knowing how to avoid embarrassment or distress; "the servants showed great tact and discretion"
|40||scribble||(noun) an aimless drawing|
(noun) poor handwriting
(verb) write down quickly without much attention to detail
(verb) write carelessly
|41||isothermal||(adjective satellite) of a process or change taking place at constant temperature|
|42||caret||(noun) a mark used by an author or editor to indicate where something is to be inserted into a text|
|43||likely||(adjective satellite) within the realm of credibility; "not a very likely excuse"; "a plausible story"|
(adjective) has a good chance of being the case or of coming about; "these services are likely to be available to us all before long"; "she is likely to forget"; "a likely place for a restaurant"; "the broken limb is likely to fall"; "rain is likely"; "a likely topic
(adjective) likely but not certain to be or become true or real; "a likely result"; "he foresaw a probable loss"
(adjective satellite) expected to become or be; in prospect; "potential clients"; "expected income"
(adverb) with considerable certainty; without much doubt; "He is probably out of the country"; "in all likelihood we are headed for war"
|44||cantonment||(noun) temporary living quarters specially built by the army for soldiers; "wherever he went in the camp the men were grumbling"|
|45||upcast||(noun) air passage consisting of a ventilation shaft through which air leaves a mine|
|46||cynical||(adjective satellite) believing the worst of human nature and motives; having a sneering disbelief in e.g. selflessness of others|
|47||infuse||(verb) introduce into the body through a vein, for therapeutic purposes; "Some physiologists infuses sugar solutions into the veins of animals"|
(verb) let sit in a liquid to extract a flavor or to cleanse; "steep the blossoms in oil"; "steep the fruit in alcohol"
(verb) undergo the process of infusion; "the mint tea is infusing"
(verb) fill, as with a certain quality; "The heavy traffic tinctures the air with carbon monoxide"
(verb) teach and impress by frequent repetitions or admonitions; "inculcate values into the young generation"
|48||enormity||(noun) an act of extreme wickedness|
(noun) the quality of extreme wickedness
(noun) the quality of being outrageous
(noun) vastness of size or extent; "in careful usage the noun enormity is not used to express the idea of great size"; "universities recognized the enormity of their task"
|49||coquette||(noun) a seductive woman who uses her sex appeal to exploit men|
(verb) talk or behave amorously, without serious intentions; "The guys always try to chat up the new secretaries"; "My husband never flirts with other women"
|50||domineer||(verb) rule or exercise power over (somebody) in a cruel and autocratic manner; "her husband and mother-in-law tyrannize her"|
|51||delude||(verb) be false to; be dishonest with|
|52||forswear||(verb) formally reject or disavow a formerly held belief, usually under pressure; "He retracted his earlier statements about his religion"; "She abjured her beliefs"|
|53||coddle||(verb) cook in nearly boiling water; "coddle eggs"|
(verb) treat with excessive indulgence; "grandparents often pamper the children"; "Let's not mollycoddle our students!"