Thursday, June 16, 2011

Woedlist - 100

ALKALI n. Anything that will neutralize an acid, as lime, magnesia, etc.
COMPORT v. To conduct or behave (oneself).
DIATOMIC adj. Containing only two atoms.
ERUDITION n. Extensive knowledge of literature, history, language, etc.
FRUITION n. Fulfillment.
INAUDIBLE adj. That can not be heard.
LOATH adj. Averse.
MERCIFUL adj. Disposed to pity and forgive.
ORIGINAL adj. Not copied nor produced by imitation.
PENALTY n. The consequences that follow the transgression of natural or divine law.
REFUSAL n. Denial of what is asked.
SEPARABLE adj. Capable of being disjoined or divided.
TRANQUIL adj. Calm.
VIVISECTION n. The dissection of a living animal.
ALLAY v. To calm the violence or reduce the intensity of; mitigate.
COMPOSURE n. Calmness.
DIATRIBE n. A bitter or malicious criticism.
ESCHEW v. To keep clear of.
FUGACIOUS adj. Fleeting.
INBORN adj. Implanted by nature.
LOATHE v. To abominate.
MERCILESS adj. Cruel.
ORIGINATE v. To cause or constitute the beginning or first stage of the existence of.
PENANCE n. Punishment to which one voluntarily submits or subjects himself as an expression of penitence.
REFUTE v. To prove to be wrong.
SEPARATE v. To take apart.

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