Monday, October 4, 2010

Wordlist - 073

ADVOCACY n. The act of pleading a cause.
BRIGAND n. One who lives by robbery and plunder.
COHERE v. To stick together.
DEPTH n. Deepness.
ENLIST v. To enter voluntarily the military service by formal enrollment.
FOREIGN adj. Belonging to, situated in, or derived from another country.
GULLIBLE adj. Credulous.
HORDE n. A gathered multitude of human beings.
IMPERSONATE v. To appear or act in the character of.
LIEN n. A legal claim or hold on property, as security for a debt or charge.
MATRIX n. That which contains and gives shape or form to anything.
NOMINATION n. The act or ceremony of naming a man or woman for office.
ONUS n. A burden or responsibility.
PATRICIAN adj. Of senatorial or noble rank.
RECUR v. To happen again or repeatedly, especially at regular intervals.
SEDUCE v. To entice to surrender chastity.
THRALL n. One controlled by an appetite or a passion.
UPTURN v. To throw into confusion.
VINDICATE v. To prove true, right, or real.
ADVOCATE n. One who pleads the cause of another, as in a legal or ecclesiastical court.
BRIMSTONE n. Sulfur.
COHESION n. Consistency.
DERELICT adj. Neglectful of obligation.
ENMITY n. Hatred.
FOREIGNER n. A citizen of a foreign country.
GUMPTION n. Common sense.