Wednesday, August 24, 2011

Wordlist - 160

ARID adj. Very dry.
CORRIGIBLE adj. Capable of reformation.
DOMINANCE n. Ascendancy.
INSCRUTABLE adj. Impenetrably mysterious or profound.
MUTILATE v. To disfigure.
PILLAGE n. Open robbery, as in war.
REVERE v. To regard with worshipful veneration.
STATUESQUE adj. Having the grace, pose, or quietude of a statue.
ARISTOCRACY n. A hereditary nobility
CORROBORATE v. To strengthen, as proof or conviction.
DOMINANT adj. Conspicuously prominent.
INSECURE adj. Not assured of safety.
MUTINY n. Rebellion against lawful or constituted authority.
PILLORY n. A wooden framework in which an offender is fastened to boards and is exposed to public scorn.
REVERENT adj. Humble.
STATUETTE n. A figurine.
ARISTOCRAT n. A hereditary noble or one nearly connected with nobility.
CORROBORATION n. Confirmation.
DOMINATE v. To influence controllingly.
INSENSIBLE adj. Imperceptible.
MYRIAD n. A vast indefinite number.
PINCERS n. An instrument having two lever-handles and two jaws working on a pivot.
REVERSION n. A return to or toward some former state or condition.
STATURE n. The natural height of an animal body.
ARMADA n. A fleet of war-vessels.
CORRODE v. To ruin or destroy little by little.

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