Friday, August 19, 2011

Wordlist - 155

AQUEOUS adj. Of, pertaining to, or containing water.
CONVOLVE v. To move with a circling or winding motion.
DIVULGE v. To tell or make known, as something previously private or secret.
INLET n. A small body of water leading into a larger.
MOUNTAINOUS adj. Full of or abounding in mountains.
PHOSPHORESCENCE n. The property of emitting light.
RETICENT adj. Habitually keeping silent or being reserved in utterance.
SQUALID adj. Having a dirty, mean, poverty-stricken appearance.
ARBITER n. One chosen or appointed, by mutual consent of parties in dispute, to decide matters.
CONVOY n. A protecting force accompanying property in course of transportation.
DIVULGENCE n. A divulging.
INMOST adj. Deepest within.
MOUTHFUL n. As much as can be or is usually put into the or exercise.
PHOTOELECTRIC adj. Pertaining to the combined action of light and electricity.
RETINUE n. The body of persons who attend a person of importance in travel or public appearance.
SQUATTER n. One who settles on land without permission or right.
ARBITRARY adj. Fixed or done capriciously.
CONVULSE v. To cause spasms in.
DOCILE adj. Easy to manage.
INNOCUOUS adj. Harmless.
MUDDLE v. To confuse or becloud, especially with or as with drink.
PHOTOMETER n. Any instrument for measuring the intensity of light or comparing the intensity of two lights.
RETORT n. A retaliatory speech.
STAGNANT adj. Not flowing: said of water, as in a pool.
ARBITRATE v. To act or give judgment as umpire.
CONVULSION n. A violent and abnormal muscular contraction of the body.

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