|1||preemption||(noun) a prior appropriation of something; "the preemption of bandwidth by commercial interests"|
(noun) the right to purchase something in advance of others
(noun) the right of a government to seize or appropriate something (as property)
(noun) the judicial principle asserting the supremacy of federal over state legislation on the same subject
|2||odious||(adjective satellite) unequivocally detestable; "abominable treatment of prisoners"; "detestable vices"; "execrable crimes"; "consequences odious to those you govern"- Edmund Burke|
|3||abhorrence||(noun) hate coupled with disgust|
|4||remiss||(adjective satellite) failing in what duty requires; "derelict (or delinquent) in his duty"; "neglectful of his duties"; "remiss of you not to pay your bills"|
|5||normalcy||(noun) expectedness as a consequence of being usual or regular or common|
(noun) being within certain limits that define the range of normal functioning
|6||intolerance||(noun) impatience with annoyances; "his intolerance of interruptions"|
(noun) unwillingness to recognize and respect differences in opinions or beliefs
|7||enrage||(verb) put into a rage; make violently angry|
|8||lucid||(adjective satellite) (of language) transparently clear; easily understandable; "writes in a limpid style"; "lucid directions"; "a luculent oration"- Robert Burton; "pellucid prose"; "a crystal clear explanation"; "a perspicuous argument"|
(adjective satellite) transmitting light; able to be seen through with clarity; "the cold crystalline water of melted snow"; "crystal clear skies"; "could see the sand on the bottom of the limpid pool"; "lucid air"; "a pellucid brook"; "transparent cristal"
(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) having a clear mind; "a lucid moment in his madness"
|9||evict||(verb) expel from one's property or force to move out by a legal process; "The landlord evicted the tenants after they had not paid the rent for four months"|
(verb) expel or eject without recourse to legal process; "The landlord wanted to evict the tenants so he banged on the pipes every morning at 3 a.m."
|10||maleficent||(adjective) harmful or evil in intent or effect|
|11||swarthy||(adjective satellite) naturally having skin of a dark color; "a dark-skinned beauty"; "gold earrings gleamed against her dusky cheeks"; "a smile on his swarthy face"; "`swart' is archaic"|
|12||exert||(verb) put to use; "exert one's power or influence"|
(verb) of power or authority
(verb) make a great effort at a mental or physical task; "exert oneself"
|13||evoke||(verb) call to mind or evoke|
(verb) evoke or call forth, with or as if by magic; "raise the specter of unemployment"; "he conjured wild birds in the air"; "stir a disturbance"; "call down the spirits from the mountain"
(verb) deduce (a principle) or construe (a meaning); "We drew out some interesting linguistic data from the native informant"
(verb) call forth; "Her behavior provoked a quarrel between the couple"
(verb) call forth (emotions, feelings, and responses); "arouse pity"; "raise a smile"; "evoke sympathy"
|14||acquit||(verb) pronounce not guilty of criminal charges; "The suspect was cleared of the murder charges"|
(verb) behave in a certain manner; "She carried herself well"; "he bore himself with dignity"; "They conducted themselves well during these difficult times"
|15||cursive||(noun) rapid handwriting in which letters are set down in full and cursively connected within words without lifting the writing implement from the paper|
(adjective satellite) having successive letter joined together; "cursive script"
|16||garrote||(noun) an instrument of execution for execution by strangulation|
(verb) strangle with an iron collar; "people were garrotted during the Inquisition in Spain"
|17||wile||(noun) the use of tricks to deceive someone (usually to extract money from them)|
|18||dissonant||(adjective satellite) lacking in harmony|
(adjective satellite) characterized by musical dissonance; harmonically unresolved
(adjective) not musical in nature; "the unmusical cry of the bluejay"
|19||divest||(verb) remove (someone's or one's own) clothes; "The nurse quickly undressed the accident victim"; "She divested herself of her outdoor clothes"; "He disinvested himself of his garments"|
(verb) reduce or dispose of; cease to hold (an investment); "The company decided to divest"; "the board of trustees divested $20 million in real estate property"; "There was pressure on the univeristy to disinvest in South Africa"
(verb) take away possessions from someone; "The Nazis stripped the Jews of all their assets"
(verb) deprive of status or authority; "he was divested of his rights and his title"; "They disinvested themselves of their rights"
|20||promissory||(adjective) relating to or having the character of a promise; "promissory note"|
|21||accredit||(verb) give credit for; "She was not properly credited in the program"|
(verb) grant credentials to; "The Regents officially recognized the new educational institution"; "recognize an academic degree"
(verb) provide or send (envoys or embassadors) with official credentials
|22||consanguineous||(adjective satellite) related by blood|
|23||tarnish||(noun) discoloration of metal surface caused by oxidation|
(verb) make dirty or spotty, as by exposure to air; also used metaphorically; "The silver was tarnished by the long exposure to the air"; "Her reputation was sullied after the affair with a married man"
|24||odorous||(adjective satellite) having a natural fragrance; "odoriferous spices"; "the odorous air of the orchard"; "the perfumed air of June"; "scented flowers"|
(adjective satellite) emitting an odor; "odoriferous blossoms"; "odorous salt pork and weevily hardtack"
(adjective) having odor or a characteristic odor; "odorous jasmine flowers"; "odorous garbage"; "fresh odorous bread"
|25||nucleus||(noun) a part of the cell containing DNA and RNA and responsible for growth and reproduction|
(noun) any histologically identifiable mass of neural cell bodies in the brain or spinal cord
(noun) a small group of indispensable persons or things; "five periodicals make up the core of their publishing program"
(noun) the positively charged dense center of an atom
(noun) (astronomy) the center of the head of a comet; consists of small solid particles of ice and frozen gas that vaporizes on approaching the sun to form the coma and tail
|26||animosity||(noun) a feeling of ill will arousing active hostility|
|27||hypocrite||(noun) a person who professes beliefs and opinions that he does not hold|
|28||vacillate||(verb) move or sway in a rising and falling or wavelike pattern; "the line on the monitor vacillated"|
(verb) be undecided about something; waver between conflicting positions or courses of action; "He oscillates between accepting the new position and retirement"
|29||condensation||(noun) the act of increasing the density of something|
(noun) (psychoanalysis) an unconscious process whereby two ideas or images combine into a single symbol; especially in dreams
(noun) a shortened version of a written work
(noun) the process or result of becoming smaller or pressed together; "the contraction of a gas on cooling"
(noun) atmospheric moisture that has condensed because of cold
(noun) the process of changing from a gaseous to a liquid or solid state
|30||pneumatic||(adjective) of or relating to or using air (or a similar gas); "pneumatic drill"; "pneumatic tire"|
|31||antonym||(noun) two words that express opposing concepts; "to him the opposite of gay was depressed"|
|32||hypnotize||(verb) induce hypnosis in|
|33||meddlesome||(adjective satellite) intrusive in a meddling or offensive manner; "an interfering old woman"; "bustling about self-importantly making an officious nuisance of himself"; "busy about other people's business"|
|34||telephony||(noun) transmitting speech at a distance|
|35||sentinel||(noun) a person employed to watch for something to happen|
|36||retrospect||(noun) contemplation of things past; "in retrospect"|
(verb) look back upon (a period of time, sequence of events, etc.); remember; "she reviewed her achievements with pride"
|37||penance||(noun) a Catholic sacrament; repentance and confession and satisfaction and absolution|
(noun) voluntary self-punishment in order to atone for some wrongdoing
(noun) remorse for your past conduct
|38||knead||(verb) manually manipulate (someone's body), usually for medicinal or relaxation purposes; "She rubbed down her child with a sponge"|
(verb) make uniform; "knead dough"; "work the clay until it is soft"
|39||permissible||(adjective) that may be permitted especially as according to rule; "permissible behavior in school"; "a permissible tax deduction"|
(adjective satellite) that may be accepted or conceded; "a kind of speculation that was permissible in cosmology but inadmissible in medicine"
|40||globular||(adjective satellite) having the shape of a sphere or ball; "a spherical object"; "nearly orbicular in shape"; "little globular houses like mud-wasp nests"- Zane Grey|
|41||juridical||(adjective) relating to the administration of justice or the function of a judge; "judicial system"|
(adjective) of or relating to the law or jurisprudence; "juridical days"
|42||theoretical||(adjective) concerned primarily with theories or hypotheses rather than practical considerations; "theoretical science"|
(adjective) concerned with theories rather than their practical applications; "theoretical physics"
(adjective satellite) based on specialized theory; "a theoretical analysis"
|43||intercede||(verb) act between parties with a view to reconciling differences; "He interceded in the family dispute"; "He mediated a settlement"|
|44||philharmonic||(adjective satellite) devoted to or appreciative of music; "the most philharmonic ear is at times deeply affected by a simple air"|
(adjective) composing or characteristic of an orchestral group; "philharmonic players"
|45||epiphany||(noun) a divine manifestation|
(noun) twelve days after Christmas; celebrates the visit of the three wise men to the infant Jesus
|46||tenor||(noun) the pitch range of the highest male voice|
(noun) pervading note of an utterance; "I could follow the general tenor of his argument"
(noun) the adult male singing voice above baritone
(noun) an adult male with a tenor voice
(adjective satellite) of or close in range to the highest natural adult male voice; "tenor voice"
(adjective satellite) (of a musical instrument) intermediate between alto and baritone or bass; "a tenor sax"
|47||advertiser||(noun) someone whose business is advertising|
|48||inflammation||(noun) the act of setting on fire or catching fire|
(noun) arousal to violent emotion
(noun) the state of being emotionally aroused and worked up; "his face was flushed with excitement and his hands trembled"; "he tried to calm those who were in a state of extreme inflammation"
(noun) a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
|49||fiasco||(noun) a sudden and violent collapse|
|50||tincture||(noun) (pharmacology) a medicine consisting of an extract in an alcohol solution|
(noun) a quality of a given color that differs slightly from a primary color; "after several trials he mixed the shade of pink that she wanted"
(noun) an indication that something has been present; "there wasn't a trace of evidence for the claim"; "a tincture of condescension"
(noun) a substances that colors metals
(verb) stain or tint with a color; "The leaves were tinctured with a bright red"
(verb) fill, as with a certain quality; "The heavy traffic tinctures the air with carbon monoxide"
|51||retouch||(verb) alter so as to produce a more desirable appearance; "This photograph has been retouched!"|
(verb) give retouches to (hair); "retouch the roots"
|52||syllable||(noun) a unit of spoken language larger than a phoneme; "the word `pocket' has two syllables"|
|53||compliment||(noun) a remark (or act) expressing praise and admiration|
(verb) say something to someone that expresses praise; "He complimented her on her last physics paper"
(verb) express respect or esteem for
|54||vertex||(noun) the point of intersection of lines or the point opposite the base of a figure|
(noun) the highest point (of something); "at the peak of the pyramid"