Sunday, September 18, 2011

Wordlist - 175

AUGUR v. To predict.
CURATOR n. A person having charge as of a library or museum.
INTERROGATE v. To examine formally by questioning.
POMMEL v. To beat with something thick or bulky.
AUGUSTINIAN adj. Pertaining to St. Augustine, his doctrines, or the religious orders called after him.
CURIO n. A piece of bric-a-brac.
INTERROGATIVE adj. Having the nature or form of a question.
POMPOSITY n. The quality of being marked by an assumed stateliness and impressiveness of manner.
SUBTEND v. To extend opposite to.
AURA n. Pervasive psychic influence supposed to emanate from persons
CURSIVE adj. Writing in which the letters are joined together.
INTERROGATORY n. A question or inquiry.
POMPOUS adj. Marked by an assumed stateliness and impressiveness of manner.
SUBTERFUGE n. Evasion.
AURAL adj. Of or pertaining to the ear.
CURSORY adj. Rapid and superficial.
INTERRUPT v. To stop while in progress.
PONDER v. To meditate or reflect upon.
SUBTERRANEAN adj. Situated or occurring below the surface of the earth.
AURICLE n. One of the two chambers of the heart which receives the blood from the veins.
CURT adj. Concise, compressed, and abrupt in act or expression.
INTERSECT v. To cut through or into so as to divide.
PONDEROUS adj. Unusually weighty or forcible.
SUBTLE adj. Discriminating.
AURICULAR adj. Of or pertaining to the ear, its auricle, or the sense of hearing.

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