Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Wordlist - 098

ALIENABLE adj. Capable of being aliened or alienated, as lands.
COMPLICATION n. An intermingling or combination of things or parts, especially in a perplexing manner.
DIALECT n. Forms of speech collectively that are peculiar to the people of a particular district.
ERRANT adj. Roving or wandering, as in search of adventure or opportunity for gallant deeds.
FROLICSOME adj. Prankish.
INANIMATE adj. Destitute of animal life.
LITURGY n. A ritual.
MENTALITY n. Intellectuality.
NUTRITIVE adj. Having nutritious properties.
ORDINATION n. A consecration to the ministry.
PEERAGE n. The nobility.
REFRACTORY adj. Not amenable to control.
SENTIENCE n. Capacity for sensation or sense-perception.
TRAJECTORY n. The path described by a projectile moving under given forces.
VIVACITY n. Liveliness.
ALIENATE v. To cause to turn away.
COMPLICITY n. Participation or partnership, as in wrong-doing or with a wrong-doer.
DIALECTICIAN n. A logician.
ERRATIC adj. Irregular.
FRONTIER n. The part of a nation's territory that abuts upon another country.
INAPPREHENSIBLE adj. Not to be understood.
LIVELIHOOD n. Means of subsistence.
MENTOR n. A wise and faithful teacher, guide, and friend.
ORDNANCE n. A general name for all kinds of weapons and their appliances used in war.
PEERLESS adj. Of unequaled excellence or worth.
REFRAGABLE adj. Capable of being refuted.

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