Thursday, November 3, 2011

Wordlist - 019

ABSCOND v. To depart suddenly and secretly, as for the purpose of escaping arrest.
BEGET v. To produce by sexual generation.
CAPACIOUS adj. Roomy.
DECAMETER n. A length of ten meters.
EFFECTUAL adj. Efficient.
FANCILESS adj. Unimaginative.
GASTRIC adj. Of, pertaining to, or near the stomach.
HAWTHORN n. A thorny shrub much used in England for hedges.
ILLICIT adj. Unlawful.
JUICY adj. Succulent.
LASSIE n. A little lass.
MAINTAIN v. To hold or preserve in any particular state or condition.
NAVIGABLE adj. Capable of commercial navigation.
OBSERVANCE n. A traditional form or customary act.
PANACEA n. A remedy or medicine proposed for or professing to cure all diseases.
QUIBBLE n. An utterly trivial distinction or objection.
RATION v. To provide with a fixed allowance or portion, especially of food.
SANGUINARY adj. Bloody.
TECHNIC adj. Technical.
UNCONSCIONABLE adj. Ridiculously or unjustly excessive.
VARIANT n. A thing that differs from another in form only, being the same in essence or substance.
WHEREVER adv. In or at whatever place.
ABSENCE n. The fact of not being present or available.
BEGRUDGE v. To envy one of the possession of.
CAPILLARY n. A minute vessel having walls composed of a single layer of cells.
DECAMP v. To leave suddenly or unexpectedly.

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