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pseudo
false; conterfeit
psudonym
a fake or assumed name
psyche
the human soul or spirit
puerile
childish; immature
pugilist
a boxer
pugnacious
eager to fight; quarrelsome
puissant
powerful; strong
pulchritude
beauty
pulmonary
pertaining to the lungs
pulverize
crush or grind into powder; totally destroy
pummel
to beat or thrash with the fists
pun
the use of words alike in sound but different meaning
puctilious
very exact; precise
pundit
a learned man; an expert or authority
pungent
having a sharp taste or smell; severely critical or sarcastic
punitive
pertaining to punishment
puny
weak; inferior
purge
to cleanse; to purify
puritantical
strict; rigid; harsh
purloin
to steal
purport
to claim to be
purvey
to furnish; to supply
pusillanimous
cowardly; fearful
putative
supposed; believed
putrefy
to rot; to decay
pyre
a funeral fire in which the corpse is burned
pyretic
pertaining to fever
pyromaniac
one who likes to start fire; arsonist
Pyrrhic victory
success gained at too high a cost