Saturday, June 25, 2011

Wordlist - 111

ALTO n. The lowest or deepest female voice or part.
DIMINUTION n. Reduction.
EVASION n. Escape.
INCISOR n. A front or cutting tooth.
LUCRATIVE adj. Highly profitable.
MICROCOSM n. The world or universe on a small scale.
OUTLANDISH adj. Of barbarous, uncouth, and unfamiliar aspect or action.
PENURIOUS adj. Excessively sparing in the use of money.
REJUVENESCENCE n. A renewal of youth.
SHIFTLESS adj. Wanting in resource, energy, or executive ability.
TRANSFER v. To convey, remove, or cause to pass from one person or place to another.
VOLUBLE adj. Having great fluency in speaking.
ALTRUISM n. Benevolence to others on subordination to self-interest.
CONCUR v. To agree.
DIMLY adv. Obscurely.
EVENTUAL adj. Ultimate.
INCITE v. To rouse to a particular action.
LUDICROUS adj. Laughable.
MICROMETER n. An instrument for measuring very small angles or dimensions.
OUTLAST v. To last longer than.
PENURY n. Indigence.
RELAPSE v. To suffer a return of a disease after partial recovery.
SHREWD adj. Characterized by skill at understanding and profiting by circumstances.
TRANSFERABLE adj. Capable of being conveyed from one person or place to another.
VOLUPTUOUS adj. having fullness of beautiful form, as a woman, with or without sensuous or sensual quality.

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