Thursday, August 25, 2011

Wordlist - 161

ARMFUL n. As much as can be held in the arm or arms.
CORROSION n. Gradual decay by crumbling or surface disintegration.
DOMINATION n. Control by the exercise of power or constituted authority.
INSENTIENT adj. Lacking the power of feeling or perceiving.
MYSTIC n. One who professes direct divine illumination, or relies upon meditation to acquire truth.
PINCHERS n. An instrument having two jaws working on a pivot.
REVERT v. To return, or turn or look back, as toward a former position or the like.
STATUTE n. Any authoritatively declared rule, ordinance, decree, or law.
ARMORY n. An arsenal.
CORROSIVE n. That which causes gradual decay by crumbling or surface disintegration.
DOMINEER v. To rule with insolence or unnecessary annoyance.
INSEPARABLE adj. That can not be separated.
MYSTIFICATION n. The act of artfully perplexing.
PINNACLE n. A high or topmost point, as a mountain-peak.
REVILE v. To heap approach or abuse upon.
STEALTH n. A concealed manner of acting.
AROMA n. An agreeable odor.
CORRUPTIBLE adj. Open to bribery.
DONATE v. To bestow as a gift, especially for a worthy cause.
INSIDIOUS adj. Working ill by slow and stealthy means.
MYTH n. A fictitious narrative presented as historical, but without any basis of fact.
PIONEER n. One among the first to explore a country.
REVISAL n. Revision.
STELLAR adj. Pertaining to the stars.
ARRAIGN v. To call into court, as a person indicted for crime, and demand whether he pleads guilty or not.
CORRUPTION n. Loss of purity or integrity.

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