Saturday, June 11, 2011

Wordlist - 095

ALCOVE n. A covered recess connected with or at the side of a larger room.
COMPLAISANCE n. Politeness.
DEVOUT adj. Religious.
EQUITABLE adj. Characterized by fairness.
FRIGID adj. Lacking warmth.
INACTIVE adj. Inert.
LITHOGRAPH n. A print made by printing from stone.
MEMENTO n. A souvenir.
NUMERATION n. The act or art of reading or naming numbers.
ORATION n. An elaborate or formal public speech.
PEDDLE v. To go about with a small stock of goods to sell.
REFORM n. Change for the better.
SENSUAL adj. Pertaining to the body or the physical senses.
TORTUROUS adj. Marked by extreme suffering.
VITALIZE v. To endow with life or energy.
ALDER n. Any shrub or small tree of the genus Alumnus, of the oak family.
COMPLAISANT adj. Agreeable.
DEXTERITY n. Readiness, precision, efficiency, and ease in any physical activity or in any mechanical work.
EQUITY n. Fairness or impartiality.
FRIGIDARIUM n. A room kept at a low temperature for preserving fruits, meat, etc.
INADEQUATE adj. Insufficient.
LITHOTYPE n. In engraving, an etched stone surface for printing.
MEMORABLE adj. Noteworthy.
NUMERICAL adj. Of or pertaining to number.
ORATOR n. One who delivers an elaborate or formal speech.
PEDESTAL n. A base or support as for a column, statue, or vase.

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