Saturday, September 11, 2010

Wordlist - 050

ACQUISITION n. Anything gained, or made one's own, usually by effort or labor.
BLAZON v. To make widely or generally known.
CHIVALRY n. The knightly system of feudal times with its code, usages and practices.
DELIRIOUS adj. Raving.
EMERGE v. To come into view or into existence.
FLAG-OFFICER n. The captain of a flag-ship.
GLIMPSE n. A momentary look.
HEXANGULAR adj. Having six angles.
IMMORTALIZE v. To cause to last or to be known or remembered throughout a great or indefinite length of time.
LEGITIMACY n. Accordance with law.
MANTLE n. A cloak.
NESTLE v. To adjust cozily in snug quarters.
ODIUM n. A feeling of extreme repugnance, or of dislike and disgust.
PARITY n. Equality, as of condition or rank.
RECKLESS adj. Foolishly headless of danger.
SCRUPULOUS adj. Cautious in action for fear of doing wrong.
TERRITORIAL adj. Pertaining to the domain over which a sovereign state exercises jurisdiction.
UNISONANT adj. Being in a condition of perfect agreement and accord.
VERIFICATION n. The act of proving to be true, exact, or accurate.
ACQUIT v. To free or clear, as from accusation.
BLEAK adj. Desolate.
CHOLERA n. An acute epidemic disease.
DELUDE v. To mislead the mind or judgment of.
EMERGENCE n. A coming into view.
FLAGRANT adj. Openly scandalous.
GLOBOSE adj. Spherical.

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