Friday, July 15, 2011

Wordlist - 107

ALOOF adv. Not in sympathy with or desiring to associate with others.
CONCEIT n. Self-flattering opinion.
DIGRESS v. To turn aside from the main subject and for a time dwell on some incidental matter.
EUPHONIOUS adj. Characterized by agreeableness of sound.
FURRIER n. A dealer in or maker of fur goods.
INCHOATE adj. Incipient.
LOQUACIOUS adj. Talkative.
METICULOUS adj. Over-cautious.
OUGHT v. To be under moral obligation to be or do.
PENTAGRAM n. A figure having five points or lobes.
REHABILITATE v. To restore to a former status, capacity, right rank, or privilege.
SERVICE n. Any work done for the benefit of another.
TRANSCENDENT adj. Surpassing.
VOLANT adj. Flying or able to fly.
ALTAR n. Any raised place or structure on which sacrifices may be offered or incense burned.
CONCEIVE v. To form an idea, mental image or thought of.
DILAPIDATED pa. Fallen into decay or partial ruin.
EUPHONY n. Agreeableness of sound.
FURTHER adj. More distant or advanced.
INCHOATIVE n. That which begins, or expresses beginning.
LORDLING n. A little lord.
METONYMY n. A figure of speech that consists in the naming of a thing by one of its attributes.
OUST v. To eject.
PENTAVALENT adj. Quinqeuvalent.
REIGN v. To hold and exercise sovereign power.
SERVICEABLE adj. Durable.

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