Wednesday, September 8, 2010

Wordlist - 048

ACQUAINT v. To make familiar or conversant.
BLASE adj. Sated with pleasure.
CHATEAU n. A castle or manor-house.
DELETERIOUS adj. Hurtful, morally or physically.
EMBODY v. To express, formulate, or exemplify in a concrete, compact or visible form.
FISHMONGER n. One who sells fish.
GLACIER n. A field or stream of ice.
HETEROGENEOUS adj. Consisting of dissimilar elements or ingredients of different kinds.
IMMISCIBLE adj. Separating, as oil and water.
LEGISLATIVE adj. That makes or enacts laws.
MANOR n. The landed estate of a lord or nobleman.
NEOLOGY n. The coining or using of new words or new meanings of words.
ODE n. The form of lyric poetry anciently intended to be sung.
PARISH n. The ecclesiastical district in charge of a pastor.
RECITATION n. The act of reciting or repeating, especially in public and from memory.
SCRIPTURAL adj. Pertaining to, contained in, or warranted by the Holy Scriptures.
TERMINUS n. The final point or goal.
UNIQUE adj. Being the only one of its kind.
VERBOSE adj. Wordy.
ACQUIESCE v. To comply; submit.
BLASPHEME v. To indulge in profane oaths.
CHATTEL n. Any article of personal property.
DELICACY n. That which is agreeable to a fine taste.
EMBOLDEN v. To give courage to.
FISSURE n. A crack or crack-like depression.
GLADDEN v. To make joyous.

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