Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Wordlist - 092

ALBEIT conj. Even though.
BUTTE n. A conspicuous hill, low mountain, or natural turret, generally isolated.
COMPETENCE n. Adequate qualification or capacity.
DETRUDE v. To push down forcibly.
EPOCH n. A interval of time, memorable for extraordinary events.
FREE trade n. Commerce unrestricted by tariff or customs.
IMPULSIVE adj. Unpremeditated.
LISTLESS adj. Inattentive.
MEDITATION n. The turning or revolving of a subject in the mind.
NOXIOUS adj. Hurtful.
OPTOMETRY n. Measurement of the powers of vision.
PEDAGOGUE n. A schoolmaster.
REFLECTION n. The throwing off or back of light, heat, sound, or any form of energy that travels in waves.
SENSIBILITY n. Power to perceive or feel.
TORRID adj. Excessively hot.
VISUAL adj. Perceptible by sight.
ALBINO n. A person with milky white skin and hair, and eyes with bright red pupil and usually pink iris.
BUTTRESS n. Any support or prop.
COMPETENT adj. Qualified.
DEVIATE v. To take a different course.
EPODE n. A species of lyric poems.
FREQUENCY n. The comparative number of any kind of occurrences within a given time or space.
IMPUNITY n. Freedom from punishment.
LITERACY n. The state or condition of knowing how to read and write.
MEDLEY n. A composition of different songs or parts of songs arranged to run as a continuous whole.
NUANCE n. A slight degree of difference in anything perceptible to the sense of the mind.

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