Saturday, October 8, 2011

Wordlist - 188

ITINERATE v. To wander from place to place.
PRESENTIENT adj. Perceiving or feeling beforehand.
PRESENTIMENT n. Foreboding.
PRESENTMENT n. Semblance.
PRESERVATION n. Conservation.
PRESUMPTION n. That which may be logically assumed to be true until disproved.
PRESUMPTUOUS adj. Assuming too much.
PRETENSION n. A bold or presumptuous assertion.
PRETENTIOUS adj. Marked by pretense, conceit, or display.
PRETERNATURAL adj. Extraordinary.
PRETEXT n. A fictitious reason or motive.
PREVALENCE n. Frequency.
PREVALENT adj. Of wide extent or frequent occurrence.
PREVARICATE v. To use ambiguous or evasive language for the purpose of deceiving or diverting attention.
PREVENTION n. Thwarting.
PRICKLE v. To puncture slightly with fine, sharp points.
PRIGGISH adj. Conceited.
PRIM adj. Stiffly proper.
PRIMA adj. First.
PRIMER n. An elementary reading-book for children.
PRIMEVAL adj. Belonging to the first ages.
PRIMITIVE adj. Pertaining to the beginning or early times.
PRINCIPAL adj. Most important.
PRINCIPALITY n. The territory of a reigning prince.
PRINCIPLE n. A general truth or proposition.
PRIORY n. A monastic house.

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