Thursday, September 29, 2011

Wordlist - 179

AVERSE adj. Reluctant.
INTRINSIC adj. Inherent.
POSTGRADUATE adj. Pertaining to studies that are pursued after receiving a degree.
SUMPTUOUS adj. Rich and costly.
AVERSION n. A mental condition of fixed opposition to or dislike of some particular thing.
INTRODUCTORY adj. Preliminary.
POSTSCRIPT n. Something added to a letter after the writer's signature.
SUPERABUNDANCE n. An excessive amount.
AVERT v. To turn away or aside.
POTENCY n. Power.
SUPERADD v. To add in addition to what has been added.
AVIARY n. A spacious cage or enclosure in which live birds are kept.
INTROMIT v. To insert.
POTENT adj. Physically powerful.
SUPERANNUATE v. To become deteriorated or incapacitated by long service.
AVIDITY n. Greediness.
INTROSPECT v. To look into.
POTENTATE n. One possessed of great power or sway.
SUPERB adj. Sumptuously elegant.
AVOCATION n. Diversion.
INTROSPECTION n. The act of observing and analyzing one's own thoughts and feelings.
POTENTIAL n. Anything that may be possible.
SUPERCILIOUS adj. Exhibiting haughty and careless contempt.
AVOW v. To declare openly.
INTROVERSION n. The act of turning or directing inward, physically or mentally.

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