Friday, July 29, 2011

Wordlist - 136

ANTECHAMBER n. A waiting room for those who seek audience.
CONSPIRE v. To plot.
DISQUALIFY v. To debar.
EXPEDITE v. To hasten the movement or progress of.
INERT adj. Inanimate.
MISUSE v. To maltreat.
PERSPIRE v. To excrete through the pores of the skin.
REPRISAL n. Any infliction or act by way of retaliation on an enemy.
SOLILOQUY n. A monologue.
TRIO n. Three things grouped or associated together.
ANTEDATE v. To assign or affix a date to earlier than the actual one.
CONSTABLE n. An officer whose duty is to maintain the peace.
DISQUIET v. To deprive of peace or tranquillity.
EXPEDITIOUS adj. Speedy.
INESTIMABLE adj. Above price.
MITE n. A very small amount, portion, or particle.
PERSUADE v. To win the mind of by argument, eloquence, evidence, or reflection.
REPROBATE n. One abandoned to depravity and sin.
SOLSTICE n. The time of year when the sun is at its greatest declination.
TRIPLE adj. Threefold.
ANTEDILUVIAN adj. Of or pertaining to the times, things, events before the great flood in the days of Noah.
CONSTELLATION n. An arbitrary assemblage or group of stars.
DISREGARD v. To take no notice of.
EXPEND v. To spend.
INEVITABLE adj. Unavoidable.
MITER n. The junction of two bodies at an equally divided angle.

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