Friday, June 10, 2011

Wordlisr - 094

ALCOHOL n. A volatile, inflammable, colorless liquid of a penetrating odor and burning taste.
COMPLACENCE n. Satisfaction with one's acts or surroundings.
DEVIOUS adj. Out of the common or regular track.
EQUESTRIAN adj. Pertaining to horses or horsemanship.
FRETFUL adj. Disposed to peevishness.
INACCESSIBLE adj. Difficult of approach.
LITHE adj. Supple.
MELODIOUS adj. Characterized by a sweet succession of sounds.
NUGATORY adj. Having no power or force.
ORAL adj. Uttered through the mouth.
PEDAL n. A lever for the foot usually applied only to musical instruments, cycles, and other machines.
REFLEXIBLE adj. Capable of being reflected.
SENSORIUM n. The sensory apparatus.
TORTUOUS adj. Abounding in irregular bends or turns.
VITALITY n. The state or quality of being necessary to existence or continuance.
ALCOHOLISM n. A condition resulting from the inordinate or persistent use of alcoholic beverages.
COMPLACENT adj. Pleased or satisfied with oneself.
DEVISE v. To invent.
EQUILIBRIUM n. A state of balance.
FRIGHTFUL adj. Apt to induce terror or alarm.
INACCURATE adj. Not exactly according to the facts.
LITHESOME adj. Nimble.
MELODRAMA n. A drama with a romantic story or plot and sensational situation and incidents.
NUISANCE n. That which annoys, vexes, or irritates.
ORATE v. To deliver an elaborate or formal public speech.
PEDANT n. A scholar who makes needless and inopportune display of his learning.

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