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HIBERNAL
wintry
A
HIBERNATE / HIBERNATION
sleep throught the winter
V / N
HIERARCHY / HIERARCHICAL
Arrangement by rank or stnading; authoritarian body divided into ranks
N / A
HIEROGLYPIC
picture writing
N
HILARITY
boistorous mirth; great merriment
N
HINDMOST
furthest behind
A
HINDRANCE / HINDER
block; obstacle
N / V
HINTERLANDS
back country
N
HIRELING
one who serves for hire ( usually used contemptously)
N
HIRSUTE
hairy
A
HISTRIONIC / HISTRIONICS
theatrical
A / N
HOARD
stockpile; accumulate for future use
V / N
HOARY
white with age
A
HOAX
trick; practical joke
N / V
HOLOCAUST
destruction by fire
N
HOLSTER
pistol case
N
HOMAGE
honor; tribute
N
HOMEOSTASIS
Tendency of a system to maintain relative stability
N
HOMESPUN
domestic; made at home
A
HOMILY / HOMILETIC
sermon; serious warning
N / A
HOMOGENEOUS / HOMOGENEITY
of the same kind
A / N
HONE
sharpen
V
HOODWINK
deceive; delude
V
HORDE
crowd
N
HORTATORY
encouraging; exhortive
A
HORTICULTURAL
pertaining to cultivation of gardens
N
HOSTILITY
unfriendliness; hatred
N
HOVEL
shackle; small, wretched house
N
HOVER
hang about; wait nearby
V
HUBBUB
confused uproar
N
HUBRIS
arrogance; excessive self-conceit
N
HUE
color; aspect
N
HUE AND CRY
outcry
N
HUMANE
marked by kindness or consideration
A
HUMDRUM
dull; montonous
A
HUMID
damp
A
HUMILITY
humbleness of spirit
N
HUMMOCK
small hill
N
HUMUS
substance formed by decaying vegetable matter
N
HURTLE
crash; rush
V
HUSBAND / HUSBANDRY
use sparingly; conserve; save
frugality; thrify; agriculture
V / N
HYBRID
mongrel; mixed breed
N / A
HYDROPHOBIA
fear of water; rabies
N
HYPERBOLE
exaggeration; overstatement
N
HYPERCRITICAL
excessively exacting/demanding
A
HYPOCHONDRIAC
person unduly worried about his health; worrier without cause about illness
N
HYPOCRITICAL / HYPOCRISY
pretending to be virtuous; deceiving
A
HYPOTHETICAL / HYPOTHESIS
based on assumptions or hypotheses; supposed
A / N
ICHTHYOLOGY
study of fish
N
ICON
religious image; idol
N
ICONOCAUSTIC / ICONOCLASM
attacking cherished traditions
A
IDEOLOGY
system of ideas characteristic of a group or culture
N
IDIOM
expression whose meaning as a whole differs from the meanings of its individual words; distinctive style
N
IDIOSYNCRASY / IDIOSYNCRATIC
individual trait; usually odd in nature; eccentricity
N
IDOLATRY
worship of idols; excessive admiration
N
IDYLLIC
charmingly carefree; simple
A
IGNEOUS
produced by fire; volcanic
A
IGNITE
kindle; light
V
IGNOBLE
unworthy; not noble
A
IGNOMINY
deep disgrace; shame or dishonor
N
ILLICIT
illegal
A
ILLIMITABLE
infinite
A
ILLUMINATE
brighten; clear up or make understandable; enlighten
V
ILLUSION
ILLUSIVE / ILLUSORY
misleading vision
deceiving; deceptive; not real
N / A
IMBALANCE
lack of balance or symmetry; disproportion
N
IMBECILITY
weakness of mind
N
IMBIBE
drink in
V
IMBROGLIO / EMBROIL
complicated situation; painful or complex misunderstanding; entanglement; confused mass (as of papers)
N / V
IMBUE
saturate; fill
V