Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Wordlist - 128

ANGLOPHOBIA n. Hatred or dread of England or of what is English.
CONNUBIAL adj. Pertaining to marriage or matrimony.
DISENGAGE v. To become detached.
EXHAUSTIBLE adj. Causing or tending to cause exhaustion.
INDIGESTION n. Difficulty or failure in the alimentary canal in changing food into absorptive nutriment.
MISBEHAVIOR n. Ill or improper behavior.
OVERTURE n. An instrumental prelude to an opera, oratorio, or ballet.
PERQUISITE n. Any profit from service beyond the amount fixed as salary or wages.
REPELLENT adj. Having power to force back in a manner, physically or mentally.
SLEIGHT n. A trick or feat so deftly done that the manner of performance escapes observation.
TREBLY adv. Triply.
ANGLO-SAXON n. The entire English race wherever found, as in Europe, the United States, or India.
CONQUER v. To overcome by force.
DISFAVOR n. Disregard.
EXHAUSTION n. Deprivation of strength or energy.
INDIGNANT adj. Having such anger and scorn as is aroused by meanness or wickedness.
MISCHIEVOUS adj. Fond of tricks.
OVERWEIGHT n. Preponderance.
PERSECUTION n. Harsh or malignant oppression.
REPENTANCE n. Sorrow for something done or left undone, with desire to make things right by undoing the wrong.
SLIGHT adj. Of a small importance or significance.
TREMENDOUS adj. Awe-inspiring.
ANGULAR adj. Sharp-cornered.
CONSANGUINEOUS adj. Descended from the same parent or ancestor.
DISFIGURE v. To impair or injure the beauty, symmetry, or appearance of.
EXHAUSTIVE adj. Thorough and complete in execution.

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