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FLIPPANT / FLIPPANCY
lacking proper seriousness
A / N
FLIT
fly; dart lightly; pass swiftly by
V
FLOE
mass of floating ice
N
FLORA
Plants of a region or era
N
FLORID
ruddy; reddish; flowery
A
FLOTSAM
drifing wreckage
N
FLOUNDER
struggle and thrash about; proceed clumsily and falter
V
FLOURISH
grow well
V
FLOUT
mock; reject; show contempt for
V
FLUCTUATE
waver;shift
V
FLUENCY
smoothness of speech;
N
FLUKE
unlikely occurence; stroke of fortune
N
FLUSTER
confuse
V
FLUTED
having vertical parallel grooves (as in the piller)
A
FLUX
flowing; series of changes
N
FODDER
Coarse food for the cattle, horses etc.
N
FOIBLE
weakness; slight fault
N
FOIL
contrast
defeat; frustrate
N / V
FOIST
insert improperly; palm off
V
FOLIAGE
masses of leaves
N
FOMENT
stir up; instigate
V
FOOLHARDY
rash
A
FOP / FOPPISH
Dandy; man excessively preoccupied with the clothes
N / A
FORAY
raid
V
FORBEARANCE
patience
N
FORD
place where the river can be crossed on foot
N / V
FOREBEARS
Ancestors
N
FOREBODING
Premonition of evil
N
FORENSIC
suitable to debate or courts of law
A
FORESHADOW
give an indication beforehand; portend; prefigure
V
FORESIGHT
ability to foresee future happenings; prudence
N
FORESTALL
prevent by taking action in advance
V
FORGO
give up; do without
V
FORLORN
sad and lonely; wretched
A
FORMALITY
ceremonious quality; something done just for form's sake
N
FORMIDABLE
inspiring fear or apprehension; difficult; awe-inspiring
A
FORSAKE
desert; abandon; renounce
V
FORSWEAR
renounce; abandon
V
FORTE
strong point or special talent
N
FORTHRIGHT
straightforward; frank; direct
A
FORTITUDE
Bravery; courage
N
FORTUITOUS
accidental; by chance
A
FOSTER
rear; encourage
V / A
FOUNDER
fail completely; sink
V
FRACAS
Noisy quarrel; brawl; melee
N
FRACTIOUS
unruly; disobedient; irritable
A
FRAIL
weak
A
FRANCHISE
right granted by authority; right to vote; license to sell a product in a partidular territory
N
FRANTIC
wild
A
FRAUDULENT
cheating; deceitful
A
FRAUGHT
filled or charged with; causing emotional distress
A
FRAY
brawl
wear away by friction
N / V
FRENETIC
frenzied; frantic
A
FRENZIED
madly excited
A
FRESCO
painting on plaster (usually fresh)
N
FRET
be annoyed or vexed
V
FRICTION
clash in opinion; rubbing against
N
FRIEZE
ornamental band on a wall
N
FRIGID
intensely cold
A
FRITTER
waste
V
FRIVOLOUS / FRIVOLITY
lacking in seriousness; self-indulgently carefree; relatively unimportant
A / N
FROLICSOME
prankish; gay
A
FROND
fern leaf; palm or banana leaf
N
FROWARD
stubbornly contrary; obstinately disobedient
A
FRUCTIFY
bear fruit
V
FRUGALITY / FRUGAL
thrift; economy
N / A
FRUITION
bearing of fruit; fulfilment; realization
N
FRUSTRATE
thwart; defeat
V
FUGITIVE
fleeting or transitory; roving
A
FULCRUM
support on which a lever rests
N
FULMINATE
denounce thunderously; explode
V
FULSOME
disgustingly excessive
A
FUNCTIONARY
official
N
FUNERAL
sad; solemn
A
FUROR
frenzy; great excitement
A
FURTIVE
stealthy; sneaky
A
FUSILLADE
simultaneous firing or outburst (of missiles, questions etc.,)
N
FUSION
union; blending; synthesis
N
FUTILE / FUTILITY
hopeless; useless
A / N
GADFLY
animal-biting fly; an irritating person
N
GAFFE
social blunder
N