Friday, August 26, 2011

Wordlist - 144

ANTIQUE adj. Pertaining to ancient times.
CONTINGENCY n. Possibility of happening.
DISSOLVE v. To liquefy or soften, as by heat or moisture.
EXTERIOR n. That which is outside.
INFIRMITY n. A physical, mental, or moral weakness or flaw.
MONETARY adj. Financial.
PERVIOUS adj. Admitting the entrance or passage of another substance.
RESEAT v. To place in position of office again.
SOPRANO n. A woman's or boy's voice of high range.
TUTELAGE n. The act of training or the state of being under instruction.
ANTISEPTIC n. Anything that destroys or restrains the growth of putrefactive micro-organisms.
CONTINGENT adj. Not predictable.
DISSONANCE n. Discord.
EXTERNAL n. Anything relating or belonging to the outside.
INFLAMMABLE adj. Easily set on fire or excited.
MONGREL n. The progeny resulting from the crossing of different breeds or varieties.
PESTILENCE n. A raging epidemic.
RESEMBLANCE n. Similarity in quality or form.
SORCERY n. Witchcraft.
TUTELAR adj. Protective.
ANTISLAVERY adj. Opposed to human slavery.
CONTINUANCE n. Permanence.
DISSONANT adj. Harsh or disagreeable in sound.
EXTINCT adj. Being no longer in existence.
INFLAMMATION n. A morbid process in some part of the body characterized by heat, swelling, and pain.
MONITION n. Friendly counsel given by way of warning and implying caution or reproof.

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