Thursday, July 28, 2011

Wordlist - 135

ANTE v. In the game of poker, to put up a stake before the cards are dealt.
CONSORT n. A companion or associate.
DISPLACE v. To put out of the proper or accustomed place.
EXPECTORATE v. To cough up and spit forth.
INEFFICIENCY n. That which does not accomplish an intended purpose.
MISTRUST v. To regard with suspicion or jealousy.
PERSPICUOUS adj. Lucid.
REPRIEVE v. To grant a respite from punishment to.
SOLICITOR n. One who represents a client in court of justice; an attorney.
TRIMNESS n. Neatness.
ANTECEDE v. To precede.
CONSPICUOUS adj. Clearly visible.
DISPOSSESS v. To deprive of actual occupancy, especially of real estate.
EXPEDIENCY n. Fitness to meet the requirements of a particular case.
INELIGIBLE adj. Not suitable to be selected or chosen.
MISTY adj. Lacking clearness
PERSPIRATION n. Sweat.
REPRIMAND v. To chide or rebuke for a fault.
SOLICITUDE n. Uneasiness of mind occasioned by desire, anxiety, or fear.
TRINITY n. A threefold personality existing in the one divine being or substance.
ANTECEDENT n. One who or that which precedes or goes before, as in time, place, rank, order, or causality.
CONSPIRATOR n. One who agrees with others to cooperate in accomplishing some unlawful purpose.
DISPUTATION n. Verbal controversy.
EXPEDIENT adj. Contributing to personal advantage.
INEPT adj. Not fit or suitable.
MISUNDERSTAND v. To Take in a wrong sense.

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