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Beholden
Obligated, indebted
Behoove
be necessary or proper for; be incumbent upon
Bellicose
Warlike, pugnacious
Bequalth
leave to someone by the power of a will
Besmirch
Soil, Defile
Billious
ill humored
Bivouac
temperary encampment
Blandish
cajole, coax with flattery
Blase
bored with pleasure or dissipation
Blighted
suffering from a disease
Bluff
ADJ. rough but good-natured
N pretense of strength
boon
Blessing, benefit
bowlderize
expurgate
Brandish
v. wave around, flourish
brazen
insolent, diresepectful
breadth
width; extent
brevity
conciseness
brindled
tawny or grayish
broach
introduce, open up
brocade
rich figured fabric
brook
v. tolerate, endure
brusque
blunt
bucolic
rusty, pastoral
buffet
v. slap, batter, knock about
bullion
gold and silver in the form of bars
burgeon
v. grow forth
burnish
make shiney byr ubbing
cabal
group secretly united
cacophonous
inhamonious
cadaverous
like a corpse
cadge
v. beg, mooch
callous
hardened
canard
false or unfounded story
cant
insincere expresion of piety
cantakerous
irritable
canter
slow gallop
canto
division of a long poem
canvass
determine or seek opinions
capillary
having a very fine bore
culpitulate
surrender
capricious
unpredictable
captious
fault finding
carapace
shell covering back
careen
lurch, sway from side to side
carillion
set of bells capable of being played
castigation
punishment, survere criticism
caustic
burning, sarcastically biting
cessation
stoppage
chaff
worthless products of an endevour
chaffing
bantering, joking
champion
support milantly
charlatan
quack, pretender of knowledge
chase
ornament a metal
cherubic
angelic
chicanery
trickery deception
chide
scold
chimerical
fantastically improbable
choleric
hot-tempered
chortle
v. chuckle with delight
cipher
nonentity, worthless person or thing
clamber
climb by crawling
clandestine
secret
clarion
shrill, trumpetlike sound
clavicale
collerbone
cleft
split
clime
region, climate
cloying
adj. distasteful
coagulate
thicken, congeal, clot
coalesce
combine, fuse
coddle
treaty gently
cogent
convincing
cognate
related linguistically
cohorts
armed band
coiffure
hairstyle
collation
N. light meal
colloquial
pertaining to conversational speech
colloquy
informal discusion
comeuppance
rebuke
comity
courtesy, civility
compendium
v. brief
complaisant
trying to please, overly polite
compliant
yielding
comport
v. bear one's self
condign
appropriate
condone
overlook, forgive
conflaration
great fire
conflate
meld or fusse
congeal
free, goagulatate
conjudal
pertaining to marriage