Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Wordlist - 084

AGGRAVATE v. To make heavier, worse, or more burdensome.
BULLOCK n. An ox.
COMESTIBLE adj. Fit to be eaten.
DESPICABLE adj. Contemptible.
ENUMERATE v. To name one by one.
FORTHRIGHT adv. With directness.
HYDROMECHANICS n. The mechanics of fluids.
IMPORTUNATE adj. Urgent in character, request, or demand.
LIKING n. Fondness.
MECHANICS n. The branch of physics that treats the phenomena caused by the action of forces.
NORMAN adj. Of or peculiar to Normandy, in northern France.
OPPORTUNITY n. Favorable or advantageous chance or opening.
PEACEABLE adj. Tranquil.
REDUNDANT adj. Constituting an excess.
SEMICONSCIOUS adj. Partially conscious.
TOILSOME adj. Laborious.
UTMOST n. The greatest possible extent.
VIRTU n. Rare, curious, or beautiful quality.
AGGRAVATION n. The fact of being made heavier or more heinous, as a crime , offense, misfortune, etc.
BULRUSH n. Any one of various tall rush-like plants growing in damp ground or water.
COMICAL adj. Funny.
DESPITE prep. In spite of.
EPIC n. A poem celebrating in formal verse the mythical achievements of great personages, heroes, etc.
FORTIFY v. To provide with defensive works.
HYDROMETER n. An instrument for determining the density of solids and liquids by flotation.
IMPORTUNE v. To harass with persistent demands or entreaties.