|1||frizz||(verb) curl tightly; "crimp hair"|
|2||polytheism||(noun) belief in multiple Gods|
|3||contiguous||(adjective satellite) very close or connected in space or time; "contiguous events"; "immediate contact"; "the immediate vicinity"; "the immediate past"|
(adjective satellite) having a common boundary or edge; touching; "abutting lots"; "adjoining rooms"; "Rhode Island has two bordering states; Massachusetts and Conncecticut"; "the side of Germany conterminous with France"; "Utah and the contiguous state of Idaho"; "neighboring
(adjective satellite) connecting without a break; within a common boundary; "the 48 conterminous states"; "the contiguous 48 states"
|4||separate||(noun) a garment that can be purchased separately and worn in combinations with other garments|
(noun) a separately printed article that originally appeared in a larger publication
(verb) divide into two or more branches so as to form a fork; "The road forks"
(verb) become separated into pieces or fragments; "The figurine broke"; "The freshly baked loaf fell apart"
(verb) mark as different; "We distinguish several kinds of maple"
(verb) arrange or order by classes or categories; "How would you classify these pottery shards--are they prehistoric?"
(verb) divide into components or constituents; "Separate the wheat from the chaff"
(verb) force, take, or pull apart; "He separated the fighting children"; "Moses parted the Red Sea"
(verb) come apart; "The two pieces that we had glued separated"
(verb) go one's own away; move apart; "The friends separated after the party"
(verb) make a division or separation
(verb) discontinue an association or relation; go different ways; "The business partners broke over a tax question"; "The couple separated after 25 years of marriage"; "My friend and I split up"
(verb) separate into parts or portions; "divide the cake into three equal parts"; "The British carved up the Ottoman Empire after World War I"
(verb) treat differently on the basis of sex or race
(verb) act as a barrier between; stand between; "The mountain range divides the two countries"
(adjective satellite) standing apart; not attached to or supported by anything; "a freestanding bell tower"; "a house with a separate garage"
(adjective satellite) individual and distinct; "pegged down each separate branch to the earth"; "a gift for every single child"
(adjective satellite) have the connection undone; having become separate
(adjective satellite) separated according to race, sex, class, or religion; "separate but equal"; "girls and boys in separate classes"
(adjective) independent; not united or joint; "a problem consisting of two separate issues"; "they went their separate ways"; "formed a separate church"
(adjective satellite) characteristic of or meant for a single person or thing; "an individual serving"; "separate rooms"; "single occupancy"; "a single bed"
(adjective satellite) not living together as man and wife; "decided to live apart"; "maintaining separate households"; "they are separated"
|5||significance||(noun) the quality of being significant; "do not underestimate the significance of nuclear power"|
(noun) a meaning that is not expressly stated but can be inferred; "the significance of his remark became clear only later"; "the expectation was spread both by word and by implication"
(noun) the message that is intended or expressed or signified; "what is the meaning of this sentence"; "the significance of a red traffic light"; "the signification of Chinese characters"; "the import of his announcement was ambigtuous"
|6||betimes||(adverb) in good time; "he awoke betimes that morning"|
|7||misunderstand||(verb) interpret in the wrong way; "Don't misinterpret my comments as criticism"; "She misconstrued my remarks"|
|8||amenable||(adjective satellite) disposed or willing to comply; "someone amenable to persuasion"; "the spirit indeed is willing but the flesh is weak"- Matthew 26:41|
(adjective satellite) liable to answer to a higher authority; " the president is amenable to the constitutional court"
(adjective satellite) readily reacting to suggestions and influences; "a responsive student"
|9||plural||(noun) the form of a word that is used to denote more than one|
(adjective) grammatical number category referring to two or more items or units
|10||resistive||(adjective satellite) disposed to or engaged in defiance of established authority|
(adjective) exhibiting or relating to electrical resistance; "resistive load"
|11||efflorescent||(adjective satellite) bursting into flower; "flowering spring trees"|
|12||potent||(adjective) having a strong physiological or chemical effect; "a potent toxin"; "potent liquor"; "a potent cup of tea"|
(adjective) (of a male) able to copulate
(adjective satellite) having or wielding force or authority; "providing the ground soldier with increasingly potent weapons"
(adjective satellite) having the power to influence or convince; "a cogent analysis of the problem"; "potent arguments"
|13||abrade||(verb) strike against an object; "She stubbed her one's toe in the dark and now it's broken"|
(verb) rub hard or scrub; "scour the counter tops"
(verb) wear away
|14||congest||(verb) become or cause to become obstructed; "The leaves clog our drains in the Fall"; "The water pipe is backed up"|
|15||bleak||(adjective satellite) offering little or no hope; "the future looked black"; "prospects were bleak"; "Life in the Aran Islands has always been bleak and difficult"- J.M.Synge; "took a dim view of things"|
(adjective satellite) providing no shelter or sustenance; "bare rocky hills"; "barren lands"; "the bleak treeless regions of the high Andes"; "the desolate surface of the moon"; "a stark landscape"
(adjective satellite) unpleasantly cold and damp; "bleak winds of the North Atlantic"
|16||drastic||(adjective satellite) forceful and extreme and rigorous; "drastic measures"|
|17||papacy||(noun) the government of the Roman Catholic Church|
|18||dissension||(noun) disagreement among those expected to cooperate|
(noun) a conflict of people's opinions or actions or characters
|19||transfuse||(verb) give a transfusion (e.g., of blood) to|
(verb) treat by applying evacuated cups to the patient's skin
(verb) pour out of one vessel into another
(verb) impart gradually; "Her presence instilled faith into the children"; "transfuse love of music into the students"
|20||dilemma||(noun) state of uncertainty or perplexity especially as requiring a choice between equally unfavorable options|
|21||betrothal||(noun) the act of becoming betrothed or engaged|
(noun) a mutual promise to marry
|22||facile||(adjective satellite) expressing yourself readily, clearly, effectively; "able to dazzle with his facile tongue"; "silver speech"|
(adjective satellite) performing adroitly and without effort; "her easy grace"; "a facile hand"
(adjective satellite) arrived at without due care or effort; lacking depth; "too facile a solution for so complex a problem"
|23||covert||(noun) a covering that serves to conceal or shelter something; "they crouched behind the screen"; "under cover of darkness"|
(noun) a flock of coots
(adjective) secret or hidden; not openly practiced or engaged in or shown or avowed; "covert actions by the CIA"; "covert funding for the rebels"
(adjective satellite) of a wife; under the protection of her husband
|24||external||(noun) outward features; "he enjoyed the solemn externals of religion"|
(adjective) happening or arising or located outside or beyond some limits or especially surface; "the external auditory canal"; "external pressures"
(adjective satellite) purely outward or superficial; "external composure"; "an external concern for reputation"- A.R.Gurney,Jr.
(adjective satellite) from or between other countries; "external commerce"; "international trade"; "developing nations need outside help"
(adjective satellite) coming from the outside; "extraneous light in the camera spoiled the photograph"; "relying upon an extraneous income"; "disdaining outside pressure groups"
|25||inflammable||(adjective satellite) possible to burn|
|26||declamation||(noun) vehement oratory|
(noun) recitation of a speech from memory with studied gestures and intonation as an exercise in elocution or rhetoric
|27||harass||(verb) exhaust by attacking repeatedly; "harass the enemy"|
(verb) annoy continually or chronically; "He is known to harry his staff when he is overworked"; "This man harasses his female co-workers"
|28||discomfort||(noun) an uncomfortable feeling in some part of the body|
(noun) the state of being tense and feeling pain
|29||apostasy||(noun) the act of abandoning a party or cause|
(noun) the state of having rejected your religious beliefs or your political party or a cause (often in favor of opposing beliefs or causes)
|30||pendant||(noun) branched lighting fixture; often ornate; hangs from the ceiling|
(noun) an adornment that hangs from a piece of jewelry (necklace or earring)
|31||consignee||(noun) the person to whom merchandise is delivered over|
|32||essence||(noun) a toiletry that emits and diffuses a fragrant odor|
(noun) the choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experience; "the gist of the prosecutor's argument"; "the heart and soul of the Republican Party"; "the nub of the story"
(noun) the central meaning or theme of a speech or literary work
(noun) any substance possessing to a high degree the predominant properties of a plant or drug or other natural product from which it is extracted
|33||actuary||(noun) someone versed in the collection and interpretation of numerical data (especially someone who uses statistics to calculate insurance premiums)|
|34||syllabus||(noun) an integrated course of academic studies; "he was admitted to a new program at the university"|
|35||criterion||(noun) the ideal in terms of which something can be judged; "they live by the standards of their community"|
(noun) a basis for comparison; a reference point against which other things can be evaluated; "they set the measure for all subsequent work"
|36||deplete||(verb) use up (resources or materials); "this car consumes a lot of gas"; "We exhausted our savings"; "They run through 20 bottles of wine a week"|
|37||geology||(noun) a science that deals with the history of the earth as recorded in rocks|
|38||unwieldy||(adjective satellite) lacking grace in movement or posture; "a gawky lad with long ungainly legs"; "clumsy fingers"; "what an ungainly creature a giraffe is"; "heaved his unwieldy figure out of his chair"|
(adjective) difficult to use or handle or manage because of size or weight or shape; "we set about towing the unwieldy structure into the shelter"; "almost dropped the unwieldy parcel"
|39||nugatory||(adjective satellite) of no real value; "a nugatory law"|
|40||theorize||(verb) form or construct theories; "he thinks and theorizes all day"|
(verb) construct a theory about; "Galileo theorized the motion of the stars"
(verb) to believe especially on uncertain or tentative grounds; "Scientists supposed that large dinosaurs lived in swamps"
|41||entreaty||(noun) earnest or urgent request; "an entreaty to stop the fighting"; "an appeal for help"; "an appeal to the public to keep calm"|
|42||insight||(noun) grasping the inner nature of things intuitively|
(noun) clear or deep perception of a situation
(noun) the clear (and often sudden) understanding of a complex situation
(noun) a feeling of understanding
|43||diffidence||(noun) lack of self-confidence|
|44||minute||(noun) distance measured by the time taken to cover it; "we live an hour from the airport"; "its just 10 minutes away"|
(noun) a short note; "the secretary keeps the minutes of the meeting"
(noun) a unit of angular distance equal to a 60th of a degree
(noun) a unit of time equal to 60 seconds or 1/60th of an hour; "he ran a 4 minute mile"
(noun) a particular point in time; "the moment he arrived the party began"
(noun) an indefinitely short time; "wait just a moment"; "it only takes a minute"; "in just a bit"
(adjective satellite) characterized by painstaking care and detailed examination; "a minute inspection of the grounds"; "a narrow scrutiny"; "an exact and minute report"
(adjective satellite) infinitely or immeasurably small; "two minute whiplike threads of protoplasm"; "reduced to a microscopic scale"
(adjective satellite) immeasurably small
|45||impartial||(adjective) free from undue bias or preconceived opinions; "an unprejudiced appraisal of the pros and cons"; "the impartial eye of a scientist"|
(adjective) showing lack of favoritism; "the cold neutrality of an impartial judge"
|46||adduce||(verb) advance evidence for|
|47||continuation||(noun) the act of continuing an activity without interruption|
(noun) the consequence of being lengthened in duration
(noun) a Gestalt principle of organization holding that there is an innate tendence to perceive a line as continuing its established direction
(noun) a part added to a book or play that continues and extends it
|48||relevant||(adjective satellite) having crucial relevance; "crucial to the case"; "relevant testimony"|
(adjective) having a bearing on or connection with the subject at issue; "the scientist corresponds with colleagues in order to learn about matters relevant to her own research"
|49||surveyor||(noun) an engineer who determines the boundaries and elevations of land or structures|
(noun) someone who conducts a statistical survey
|50||indolence||(noun) inactivity resulting from a dislike of work|
|51||pediatrics||(noun) the branch of medicine concerned with the treatment of infants and children|
|52||benefit||(noun) something that aids or promotes well-being; "for the common good"|
(noun) a performance to raise money for a charitable cause
(noun) financial assistance in time of need
(verb) derive a benefit from; "She profited from his vast experience"
(verb) be beneficial for; "This will do you good"
|53||premier||(noun) the person who is head of state (in several countries)|
(noun) the person who holds the position of head of state in England
(verb) perform a work for the first time
(verb) be performed for the first time; "We premiered the opera of the young composer and it was a critical success"
(adjective satellite) preceding all others in time; "the premiere showing"
|54||generate||(verb) make children; "Abraham begot Isaac"; "Men often father children but don't recognize them"|
(verb) bring into existence; "The new manager generated a lot of problems"; "The computer bug generated chaos in the office"
(verb) produce (energy); "We can't generate enough power for the entire city"; "The hydroelectric plant needs to to generate more electricity"
(verb) give or supply; "The cow brings in 5 liters of milk"; "This year's crop yielded 1,000 bushels of corn"; "The estate renders some revenue for the family"
|55||accordion||(noun) a portable box-shaped free-reed instrument; the reeds are made to vibrate by air from the bellows controlled by the player|
(adjective satellite) arranged in parallel folds; "plicate leaves"
|56||glimpse||(noun) a quick look|
(noun) a brief or incomplete view; "from the window he could catch a glimpse of the lake"
(noun) a vague indication; "he caught only a glimpse of the professor's meaning"
(verb) catch a glimpse of or see briefly; "We glimpsed the Queen as she got into her limousine"