Monday, May 30, 2011

Wordlist - 083

AGGLOMERATE v. To pile or heap together.
BUFFOONERY n. Low drollery, coarse jokes, etc.
COLOSSUS n. Any strikingly great person or object.
DESPERADO n. One without regard for law or life.
ENTRENCH v. To fortify or protect, as with a trench or ditch and wall.
FORTE n. A strong point.
HYDRODYNAMICS n. The branch of mechanics that treats of the dynamics of fluids.
IMPOLITIC adj. Inexpedient.
LIKELY adj. Plausible.
MEANDER v. To wind and turn while proceeding in a course.
NORMALCY n. The state of being normal.
OPPORTUNIST n. One who takes advantage of circumstances to gain his ends.
PAYEE n. A person to whom money has been or is to be paid.
REDUNDANCE n. Excess.
SEMICIVILIZED adj. Half-civilized.
TITANIC adj. Of vast size or strength.
UTILITY n. Fitness for some desirable practical purpose.
VIRILE adj. Masculine.
AGGRANDIZE v. To cause to appear greatly.
BULBOUS adj. Of, or pertaining to, or like a bulb.
COMELY adj. Handsome.
DESPERATE adj. Resorted to in a last extremity, or as if prompted by utter despair.
ENTWINE v. To interweave.
FORTH adv. Into notice or view.
HYDROELECTRIC adj. Pertaining to electricity developed water or steam.
IMPORTATION n. The act or practice of bringing from one country into another.

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