|1||ineluctable||(adjective satellite) impossible to avoid or evade:"inescapable conclusion"; "an ineluctable destiny"; "an unavoidable accident"|
|2||inept||(adjective satellite) revealing lack of perceptiveness or judgment or finesse; "an inept remark"; "it was tactless to bring up those disagreeable"|
(adjective satellite) generally incompetent and ineffectual; "feckless attempts to repair the plumbing"; "inept handling of the account"
(adjective satellite) not elegant or graceful in expression; "an awkward prose style"; "a clumsy apology"; "his cumbersome writing style"; "if the rumor is true, can anything be more inept than to repeat it now?"
|3||infertile||(adjective) incapable of reproducing; "an infertile couple"|
|4||infiltrate||(verb) pass through an enemy-line; in a military conflict|
(verb) pass into or through by filtering or permeating; "the substance infiltrated the material"
(verb) cause (a liquid) to enter by penetrating the interstices
(verb) enter a group or organization in order to spy on the members; "The student organization was infiltrated by a traitor"
|5||inflame||(verb) become inflamed; get sore; "His throat inflamed"|
(verb) cause inflammation in; "The repetitive motion inflamed her joint"
(verb) arouse or excite feelings and passions; "The ostentatious way of living of the rich ignites the hatred of the poor"; "The refugees' fate stirred up compassion around the world"; "Wake old feelings of hatred"
(verb) cause to start burning; "The setting sun kindled the sky with oranges and reds"
(verb) catch fire; "The dried grass of the prairie kindled, spreading the flames for miles"
|6||inflammatory||(adjective satellite) characterized or caused by inflammation; "an inflammatory process"; "an inflammatory response"|
(adjective satellite) arousing to action or rebellion
|7||infuriate||(verb) make furious|
|8||infuse||(verb) introduce into the body through a vein, for therapeutic purposes; "Some physiologists infuses sugar solutions into the veins of animals"|
(verb) let sit in a liquid to extract a flavor or to cleanse; "steep the blossoms in oil"; "steep the fruit in alcohol"
(verb) undergo the process of infusion; "the mint tea is infusing"
(verb) fill, as with a certain quality; "The heavy traffic tinctures the air with carbon monoxide"
(verb) teach and impress by frequent repetitions or admonitions; "inculcate values into the young generation"
|9||ingenuous||(adjective) characterized by an inability to mask your feelings; not devious; "an ingenuous admission of responsibility"|
(adjective satellite) lacking in sophistication or worldliness; "a child's innocent stare"; "his ingenuous explanation that he would not have burned the church if he had not thought the bishop was in it"
|10||ingest||(verb) take up mentally; "he absorbed the knowledge or beliefs of his tribe"|
(verb) serve oneself to, or consume regularly; "Have another bowl of chicken soup!"; "I don't take sugar in my coffee"
|11||inherent||(adjective satellite) in the nature of something though not readily apparent; "shortcomings inherent in our approach"; "an underlying meaning"|
(adjective satellite) present at birth but not necessarily hereditary; acquired during fetal development
(adjective satellite) existing as an essential constituent or characteristic; "the Ptolemaic system with its built-in concept of periodicity"; "a constitutional inability to tell the truth"
|12||inhibit||(verb) to put down by force or authority; "suppress a nascent uprising"; "stamp down on littering"; "conquer one's desires"|
(verb) limit the range or extent of; "Contact between the young was inhibited by strict social customs"
|13||inimical||(adjective satellite) not friendly; "an unfriendly act of aggression"; "an inimical critic"|
|14||inimitable||(adjective satellite) defying imitation; matchless; "an inimitable style"|
|15||innocuous||(adjective satellite) lacking intent or capacity to injure; "an innocent prank"|
(adjective) not injurious to physical or mental health
(adjective satellite) not causing disapproval; "it was an innocuous remark"; "confined himself to innocuous generalities"; "unobjectionable behavior"
(adjective satellite) unlikely to harm or disturb anyone; "harmless old man"
|16||inscrutable||(adjective satellite) of an obscure nature; "the new insurance policy is written without cryptic or mysterious terms"; "a deep dark secret"; "the inscrutible workings of Providence"; "in its mysterious past it encompasses all the dim origins of life"- Rachel Carson; "rituals t|
|17||insensible||(adjective satellite) unresponsive to stimulation; "he lay insensible where he had fallen"; "drugged and senseless"|
(adjective satellite) barely able to be perceived; "the transition was almost indiscernible"; "an almost insensible change"
(adjective) incapable of physical sensation; "insensible to pain"; "insensible earth"
|18||insinuate||(verb) give to understand; "I insinuated that I did not like his wife"|
(verb) introduce or insert (oneself) in a subtle manner; "He insinuated himself into the conversation of the people at the nearby table"
|19||insipid||(adjective satellite) not pleasing to the sense of taste|
(adjective satellite) lacking interest or significance; "an insipid personality"; "jejune novel"
(adjective satellite) lacking significance or impact; "an insipid novel"
(adjective satellite) lacking taste or flavor or tang; "a bland diet"; "insipid hospital food"; "flavorless supermarket tomatoes"; "vapid beer"; "vapid tea"
|20||insouciant||(adjective satellite) marked by blithe unconcern; "an ability to interest casual students"; "showed a casual disregard for cold weather"; "an utterly insouciant financial policy"; "an elegantly insouciant manner"; "drove his car with nonchalant abandon"; "was polite in a teasi|
|21||insularity||(noun) the state of being isolated or detached; "the insulation of England was preserved by the English Channel"|
|22||insurrection||(noun) organized opposition to authority; a conflict in which one faction tries to wrest control from another|
|23||interdict||(noun) a court order prohibiting a party from doing a certain activity|
(noun) an ecclesiastical censure by the Roman Catholic Church withdrawing certain sacraments and Christian burial from a person or all persons in a particular district
(verb) command against; "I forbid you to call me late at night"; "Mother vetoed the trip to the chocolate store"
(verb) destroy by firepower, such as an enemy's line of communication
|24||interim||(noun) the time between one event, process, or period and another|
(adjective satellite) serving during an intermediate interval of time; "an interim agreement"
|25||intermittent||(adjective satellite) stopping and starting at irregular intervals; "intermittent rain showers"|
(adjective satellite) stopping and starting at regular intervals
|26||intersperse||(verb) introduce one's writing or speech with certain expressions|
(verb) place at intervals in or among; "intersperse exclamation marks ina the text"
|27||intervene||(verb) occur between other event or between certain points of time; "the war intervened between the birth of her two children"|
(verb) get involved, so as to alter or hinder an action, or through force or threat of force; "Why did the U.S. not intervene earlier in WW II?"
(verb) be placed or located between other things or extend between spaces and events; "This interludes intervenes between the two movements"; "Eight days intervened"
|28||intractable||(adjective) not tractable; difficult to manage or mold; "an intractable disposition"; "intractable pain"; "the most intractable issue of our era"; "intractable metal"|
|29||intransigence||(noun) the trait of being intransigent; stubbornly refusing to compromise|
|30||intransigent||(adjective satellite) not capable of being swayed or diverted from a course; unsusceptible to persuasion; "he is adamant in his refusal to change his mind"; "Cynthia was inexorable; she would have none of him"- W.Churchill; "an intransigent conservative opposed to every libera|
|31||intrepid||(adjective satellite) invulnerable to fear or intimidation; "audacious explorers"; "fearless reporters and photographers"; "intrepid pioneers"|
|32||introspection||(noun) the contemplation of your own thoughts and desires and conduct|
|33||inundate||(verb) fill or cover completely, usually with water|
(verb) fill quickly beyond capacity; as with a liquid; "the basement was inundated after the storm"; "The images flooded his mind"
|34||inured||(adjective satellite) made tough by habitual exposure; "hardened fishermen"; "a peasant, dark, lean-faced, wind-inured"- Robert Lynd; "our successors...may be graver, more inured and equable men"- V.S.Pritchett|
|35||invective||(noun) abusive or venomous language used to express blame or censure or bitter deep-seated ill will|
|36||inveigh||(verb) speak against in an impassioned manner; "he declaimed against the wasteful ways of modern society"|
(verb) complain bitterly
|37||involute||(adjective satellite) (of some shells) closely coiled so that the axis is obscured|
(adjective satellite) especially of petals or leaves in bud; having margins rolled inward
|38||irascible||(adjective satellite) characterized by anger; "a choleric outburst"; "an irascible response"|
(adjective satellite) quickly aroused to anger; "a hotheaded commander"
|39||irate||(adjective satellite) feeling or showing extreme anger; "irate protesters"; "ireful words"|
|40||ire||(noun) belligerence aroused by a real or supposed wrong (personified as one of the deadly sins)|
(noun) a strong emotion; a feeling that is oriented toward some real or supposed grievance
|41||irksome||(adjective satellite) so lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness; "a boring evening with uninteresting people"; "the deadening effect of some routine tasks"; "a dull play"; "his competent but dull performance"; "a ho-hum speaker who couldn't capture their attention";|
|42||irrelevant||(adjective) having no bearing on or connection with the subject at issue; "an irrelevant comment"; "irrelevant allegations"|
|43||irresolute||(adjective satellite) lacking decisiveness of character; unable to act or decide quickly or firmly; "stood irresolute waiting for some inspiration"|
(adjective) uncertain how to act or proceed; "the committee was timid and mediocre and irresolute"
|44||irreverence||(noun) a disrespectful act|
(noun) an irreverent mental attitude
|45||irrevocable||(adjective) impossible to retract or revoke; "firm and irrevocable is my doom"- Shakespeare|
|46||itinerary||(noun) a proposed route of travel|
(noun) a guidebook for travelers
(noun) an established line of travel or access
|47||itinerate||(verb) travel from place to place, as for work; "an itinerating merchant"|
|48||jabber||(noun) rapid and indistinct speech|
(verb) talk in a noisy, excited, or declamatory manner
|49||jeopardize||(verb) put at risk; "I will stake my good reputation for this"|
(verb) pose a threat to; present a danger to; "The pollution is endangering the crops"