Saturday, April 30, 2011

Wordlist - 060

ADHERENT adj. Clinging or sticking fast.
BOROUGH n. An incorporated village or town.
CLAIRVOYANCE n. Intuitive sagacity or perception.
DENIZEN n. Inhabitant.
ENCOMIUM n. A formal or discriminating expression of praise.
FOGGY adj. Obscure.
GRANTOR n. The maker of a deed.
HINDMOST adj. Farthest from the front.
IMPATIENCE n. Unwillingness to brook delays or wait the natural course of things.
LEVITY n. Frivolity.
MARVEL v. To be astonished and perplexed because of (something).
NIGGARDLY adj. Stingy. (no longer acceptable to use)
OLFACTORY adj. of or pertaining to the sense of smell.
PARSIMONIOUS adj. Unduly sparing in the use or expenditure of money.
RECONNOITER v. To make a preliminary examination of for military, surveying, or geological purposes.
SECLUDE v. To place, keep, or withdraw from the companionship of others.
THEOLOGICAL adj. Based on or growing out of divine revelation.
UNTOWARD adj. Causing annoyance or hindrance.
VERTICAL adj. Lying or directed perpendicularly to the horizon.
ADHESION n. The state of being attached or joined.
BOSOM n. The breast or the upper front of the thorax of a human being, especially of a woman.
CLAMOROUS adj. Urgent in complaint or demand.
DENOMINATE v. To give a name or epithet to.
ENCOMPASS v. To encircle.
FOIBLE n. A personal weakness or failing.
GRANULAR adj. Composed of small grains or particles.

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