|1||forte||(noun) the stronger part of a sword blade between the hilt and the foible|
(noun) (music) with great loudness
(noun) an asset of special worth or utility; "cooking is his forte"
(adjective) used chiefly as a direction or description in music; "the forte passages in the composition"
(adverb) used as a direction in music; to be played relatively loudly
|2||sufferance||(noun) a disposition to tolerate or accept people or situations; "all people should practice toleration and live together in peace"|
(noun) patient endurance especially of pain or distress
|3||dogmatic||(adjective satellite) characterized by arrogant assertion of unproved or unprovable principles|
(adjective) relating to or involving dogma; "dogmatic writings"
|4||contrite||(adjective satellite) feeling regret for a fault or offence|
(adjective satellite) feeling or expressing pain or sorrow for sins or offenses
|5||assassination||(noun) murder of a public figure by surprise attack|
(noun) an attack intended to ruin someone's reputation
|6||mouthful||(noun) a small amount eaten or drunk; "take a taste--you'll like it"|
(noun) the quantity that can be held in the mouth
|7||unbiased||(adjective satellite) without bias|
(adjective satellite) characterized by a lack of partiality; "a properly indifferent jury"; "an unbiased account of her family problems"
|8||insignificance||(noun) the quality of having little or no significance|
|9||monsieur||(noun) used as a French courtesy title; equivalent to English `Mr'|
|10||well-bred||(adjective satellite) of good upbringing|
|11||paternity||(noun) the act of initiating a new idea or theory or writing; "the authorship of the theory is disputed"|
(noun) the kinship relation between an offspring and the father
(noun) the state of being a father; "tests were conducted to determine paternity"
|12||foist||(verb) insert surreptitiously or without warrant|
(verb) to force onto another; "He foisted his work on me"
|13||mordant||(noun) a substance used to treat leather or other materials before dyeing; aids in dyeing process|
(adjective satellite) harshly ironic or sinister; "black humor"; "a grim joke"; "grim laughter"; "fun ranging from slapstick clowning ... to savage mordant wit"
|14||abyss||(noun) a bottomless gulf or pit; any unfathomable (or apparently unfathomable) cavity or chasm or void extending below (often used figuratively)|
|15||maxim||(noun) a saying that widely accepted on its own merits|
(noun) English inventor (born in the United States) who invented the Maxim gun that was used in World War I (1840-1916)
|16||intrepid||(adjective satellite) invulnerable to fear or intimidation; "audacious explorers"; "fearless reporters and photographers"; "intrepid pioneers"|
|17||aboveboard||(adjective satellite) without concealment or deception; honest; "their business was open and aboveboard"; "straightforward in all his business affairs"|
(adverb) in an honest manner; "in he can't get it honestly, he is willing to steal it"; "was known for dealing aboveboard in everything"
|18||botanize||(verb) collect and study plants|
|19||elucidate||(verb) make free from confusion or ambiguity; make clear; "Could you clarify these remarks?"; "Clear up the question of who is at fault"|
(verb) make clear and (more) comprehensible; "clarify the mystery surrounding her death"
|20||skeptic||(noun) someone who habitually doubts accepted beliefs|
|21||salutation||(noun) word of greeting used to begin a letter|
(noun) (usually plural) an acknowledgment or expression of good will (especially on meeting)
(noun) an act of honor or courteous recognition; "a musical salute to the composer on his birthday"
|22||paramour||(noun) a woman who cohabits with an important man|
(noun) a woman's lover
|23||scope||(noun) electronic equipment that provides visual images of varying electrical quantities|
(noun) a magnifier of images of distant objects
(noun) an area in which something acts or operates or has power or control: "the range of a supersonic jet"; "the ambit of municipal legislation"; "within the compass of this article"; "within the scope of an investigation"; "outside the reach of the law"; "in t
(noun) the state of the environment in which a situation exists; "you can't do that in a university setting"
|24||extravagant||(adjective satellite) unrestrained in especially feelings; "extravagant praise"; "exuberant compliments"; "overweening ambition"; "overweening greed"|
(adjective satellite) recklessly wasteful; "prodigal in their expenditures"
|25||vegetation||(noun) inactivity that is passive and monotonous, comparable to the inactivity of plant life; "their holiday was spent in sleep and vegetation"|
(noun) an abnormal growth or excrescence (especially a warty excrescence on the valves of the heart)
(noun) all the plant life in a particular region
(noun) the process of growth in plants
|26||ignominious||(adjective satellite) (used of conduct or character) deserving or bringing disgrace or shame; "Man...has written one of his blackest records as a destroyer on the oceanic islands"- Rachel Carson; "an ignominious retreat"; "inglorious defeat"; "an opprobrious monument to human|
|27||vulnerable||(adjective satellite) susceptible to physical or emotional injury; "at a tender age"|
(adjective satellite) capable of being wounded or hurt; "vulnerable parts of the body"
(adjective satellite) susceptible to criticism or persuasion or temptation; "vulnerable to bribery"; "an argument vulnerable to refutation"
(adjective) susceptible to attack; "a vulnerable bridge"
|28||braze||(verb) solder together by using hard solder with a high melting point|
|29||stiletto||(noun) a small dagger with a tapered blade|
|30||dissect||(verb) make a mathematical, chemical, or grammatical analysis of; break down into components or essential features; "analyze a specimen"; "analyze a sentence"; "analyze a chemical compound"|
(verb) cut open or cut apart; "dissect the bodies for analysis"
|31||workmanlike||(adjective satellite) worthy of a good workman; "a competent job"; "the book is a workmanlike job with chronology and bibliography and index"|
|32||descendent||(noun) a person considered as descended from some ancestor or race|
(adjective satellite) going or coming down
|33||luxuriant||(adjective satellite) produced or growing in extreme abundance; "their riotous blooming"|
(adjective satellite) marked by complexity and richness of detail; "an elaborate lace pattern"
|34||nauseate||(verb) cause aversion in; offend the moral sense of; "The pornographic pictures sickened us"|
(verb) upset and make nauseated; "The smell of the foood turned the pregnant woman's stomach"; "The mold ont he food sickened the diners"
|35||bosom||(noun) a close affectionate and protective acceptance; "his willing embrace of new ideas"; "in the bosom of the family"|
(noun) cloth that covers the chest or breasts
(noun) a person's breast or chest
(noun) either of two soft fleshy milk-secreting glandular organs on the chest of a woman
(noun) the locus of feelings and intuitions; "in your heart you know it is true"; "her story would melt your bosom"
(noun) the chest considered as the place where secret thoughts are kept; "his bosom was bursting with the secret"
(verb) hug, usually with fondness; "Hug me, please"; "They embraced"
(verb) hide in one's bosom; "She bosomed his letters"
|36||grantee||(noun) a recipient of a grant|
|37||pillage||(noun) the act of stealing valuable things from a place; "the plundering of the Parthenon"; "his plundering of the great authors"|
(noun) goods or money obtained illegally
(verb) steal goods; take as spoils; "During the earthquake people looted the stores that were deserted by their owners"
|38||Omnipotent||(adjective satellite) having unlimited power|
|39||giver||(noun) person who makes a gift of property|
(noun) someone who devotes himself completely; "there are no greater givers than those who give themselves"
|40||immigrant||(noun) a person who comes to a country where they were not born in order to settle there|
|41||systematic||(adjective satellite) not haphazard; "a series of orderly actions at regular hours"|
(adjective) characterized by order and planning; "the investigation was very systematic"; "a systematic administrator"
|42||ingratitude||(noun) a lack of gratitude|
|43||stingy||(adjective) not generous; "she practices economy without being stingy"; "an ungenerous response to the appeal for funds"|
(adjective satellite) selfishly unwilling to share with others
|44||treatise||(noun) a formal exposition|
|45||monologue||(noun) a (usually long) dramatic speech by a single actor|
(noun) a long utterance by one person (especially one that prevents others from participating in the conversation)
(noun) speech you make to yourself
|46||concurrent||(adjective satellite) occurring or operating at the same time; "a series of coincident events"|
|47||solvent||(noun) a statement that solves a problem or explains how to solve the problem; "they were trying to find a peaceful solution"; "the answers were in the back of the book"; "he computed the result to four decimal places"|
(noun) a liquid substance capable of dissolving other substances; "the solvent does not change its state in forming a solution"
(adjective) capable of meeting financial obligations
|48||stifle||(noun) joint between the femur and tibia in a quadruped; corresponds to the human knee|
(verb) be asphyxiated; die from lack of oxygen; "The child suffocated under the pillow"
(verb) smother or suppress; "Stifle your curiosity"
(verb) impair the respiration of or obstruct the air passage of; "The foul air was slowly suffocating the children"
(verb) conceal or hide; "smother a yawn"; "muffle one's anger"; "strangle a yawn"
|49||transalpine||(noun) one living on or coming from the other side of the Alps from Italy|
(adjective satellite) on or relating to or characteristic of the region or peoples beyond the Alps from Italy (or north of the Alps); "ancient transalpine Gaul was an area northwest of the Alps and included modern France and Belgium"; "Cracow was a transalpine university"
|50||marvel||(noun) something that causes feelings of wonder; "the wonders of modern science"|
(verb) be amazed at; "We marvelled at the child's linguistic abilities"
(verb) express astonishment or surprise about something
|51||infallible||(adjective) incapable of failure or error; "an infallible antidote"; "an infallible memmory"; "the Catholic Church considers the Pope infallible"; "no doctor is infallible"|
|52||pompous||(adjective satellite) puffed up with vanity; "a grandiloquent and boastful manner"; "overblown oratory"; "a pompous speech"; "pseudo-scientific gobbledygook and pontifical hooey"- Newsweek|
|53||enfeeble||(verb) make weak; "Life in the camp drained him"|
|54||objective||(noun) the lens or system of lenses nearest the object being viewed|
(noun) the goal intended to be attained (and which is believed to be attainable); "the sole object of her trip was to see her children"
(adjective satellite) belonging to immediate experience of actual things or events; "concrete benefits"; "a concrete example"; "there is no objective evidence of anything of the kind"
(adjective) undistorted by emotion or personal bias; based on observable phenomena; "an objective appraisal"; "objective evidence"
(adjective satellite) emphasizing or expressing things as perceived without distortion of personal feelings or interpretation; "objective art"
(adjective) serving as or indicating the object of a verb or of certain prepositions and used for certain other purposes; "objective case"; "accusative endings"