Saturday, July 23, 2011

Wordlist - 131

ANNALIST n. Historian.
CONSENSUS n. A collective unanimous opinion of a number of persons.
DISINTERESTED adj. Impartial.
EXODUS n. A going forth or departure from a place or country, especially of many people.
INDIVERTIBLE adj. That can not be turned aside.
MISINTERPRET v. To misunderstand.
PERSISTENCE n. A fixed adherence to a resolve, course of conduct, or the like.
REPLETE adj. Full to the uttermost.
SOCIALIST adj. One who advocates reconstruction of society by collective ownership of land and capital.
TRESTLE n. An open braced framework for supporting the horizontal stringers of a railway-bridge.
ANNALS n. A record of events in their chronological order, year by year.
CONSERVATISM n. Tendency to adhere to the existing order of things.
DISJUNCTIVE adj. Helping or serving to disconnect or separate.
EXONERATE v. To relieve or vindicate from accusation, imputation, or blame.
INDIVISIBLE adj. Not separable into parts.
MISLAY v. To misplace.
PERSONAGE n. A man or woman as an individual, especially one of rank or high station.
REPLICA n. A duplicate executed by the artist himself, and regarded, equally with the first, as an original.
SOCIOLOGY n. The philosophical study of society.
TRIAD n. A group of three persons of things.
ANNEX v. To add or affix at the end.
CONSERVATIVE adj. Adhering to the existing order of things.
DISLOCATE v. To put out of proper place or order.
EXORBITANCE n. Extravagance or enormity.
INDOLENCE n. Laziness.
MISMANAGE v. To manage badly, improperly, or unskillfully.

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