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obsolete
outmoded
obstetrician
physician specializing in delivery of babies
obstinate
stubborn,hard to control or treat
obstreperous
boisterous,noisy
obtrude
push(oneself or one's ideas)forward,intrude
obtuse
blunt,stupid
obviate
make unneccessary,get rid of
Occident
The west
occlude
shut,close
occult
mysterious,secret,supernatural
oculist
physician who specializes in ttt of the eyes
odious
hateful,vile
odium
detestation,hatefulness,disrepute
odoriferous
giving off an odour
odorous
having an odour
odyssey
long,eventful journey
offensive
attacking,insulting,distasteful
offhand
casual,done without prior thought
officious
meddlesome,excessively pushing in offering one's services
ogle
look at amorously,make eyes at
olfactory
concerning the sense of smell
oligarchy
government by a priviliged few
ominous
threatening
omnipotent
all-pwerful
omnipresent
universally present
omniscient
all-knowing
omnivorous
eating both plant and animal food
onerous
burdensome
onomatopoeia
words formed in imitation of natural sounds
onslaught
vicious assault
onus
burden,responsibility
opalescent
iridescent,lustrous
opaque
dark,not tarnsparent
opiate
medicine to induce sleep or deaden pain.
opportune
timely,well-chosen
opportunist
individual who sacrifices principles for expediancy by taking advantage of circumstances
opprobrium
infamy,vilification
optician
maker and seller of eyeglasses
optimist
person who looks on the bright side
optimum
most favourable
optional
not copulsory,left to one's choice
optometrist
one who fits glasses to remedy visual defects
opulence
extreme wealth,luxuriousness,abundance
opus
work
oracular
prophetic,uttered as if with divine authority
orator
public speaker
oratorio
dramatic poem set to music
ordain
decree or command,grant holy orders,predestine
ordeal
severe trial or affliction
ordinance
decree
ordination
ceremony conferring holy orders
orgy
wild;drunken revelry,unrestrained indulgence
orient
get one's bearings,adjust
orientation
act of finding oneself in society
orifice
mouth like opening,small opening
ornate
excessively or elaborately decorated
ornothologist
scientific student of birds
orthodox
traditional,conservative in beleif
orthography
correct spelling
oscillate
vibrate pendulum like,waver
osseous
made of bone,bony
ossify
change or harden into bone
ostensible
apparent,professed,pretended
ostentatious
showy,pretentious
ostracize
exclude from public favor,ban
oust
expel,drive out
outlandish
bizzare,peculiar,unconventional
outmoded
no longer stylish,old fashioned
outskirts
fringes,outer borders
outspoken
candid,blunt
outstrip
surpass,outdo
outwit
outsmart,trick
ovation
enthusiastic applause
overbearing
bossy,arrogant,decisively important
overt
open to view
overweening
presumptuous,arrogant
osseous
made of bone,bony
ossify
change or harden into bone
ostensible
apparent,professed,pretended
ostentatious
showy,pretintious
ostracize
exclude from public favor,ban
oust
expel,drive out
outlandish
bizzare,peculiar,unconventional
outmoded
no longer stylish,old fashioned
outskirts
fringes,outer borders
outspoken
candid,blunt
outstrip
surpass,outdo
outwit
outsmart,trick
ovation
enthusiastic applause
overbearing
bossy,arrogant,decisively important
overt
open to view