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A gift made by will.
Legacy
A servile dependent
Minion
Negligent,abandoned
Derelict
abnormal or deviant
Aberrant
Abolish
Abrogate
Absorbed, enchanting
rapt
Abstruse
Recondite
Absurd, ridiculous
Preposturous
To accuse, to testify against or serve as evidence against
incriminate
accustomed, hardened
inured
not false or imaginary, being truly so
veritable
Abundantly fruitful.
Prolific
Abuse
Invective
Abusive; scolding
Vituperative.
Deservedly severe; adquate
condign
Aqueduct
conduit
Ornament, enhance as a story.
embellish
advanced in development
Precocious
a promoter for right to vote( especially for women)
suffragist
affectedly dainty
mincing
affecting the sense of taste
gustatory
Aggressive in verbal attack;
polemical
ferocity; aggressiveness
truculence
agree with harmony
jibe
agreement
accord
agreemant
covenant
agreement,contract
compact
agreement, contract
concur
aid, assist,;comfort
succor
haphazard; aimless, digressing at random
desultory
ambush , lie in wait
waylay
amuse
disport
analyze; evaluate
assay
ancient
progenitor
ancestors
forebears
annoy; chafe
gall
annoy; distress
vex
annoy; vex
nettle
tedious;annoying
irksome
apparent;professed;pretend
ostensible
appearance of truth; likelihood
versimilitude
appease
propitiate
appease; moderate
mitigate
approach and speak to person first
accost
appropriate; fitting
apposite
approve
approbation
approve; tolerate
countenance
support
endorse
apt, suitably expressed;
felicitious
ardent
fervid
ardent; hot
fervent
arrogant; excessive self-conceit
hurbis
arrogant;condescending;patronizing
supercilious
arsonist
incendiary
art of effective communication
; grandiloquent language
rhetoric
artificial channel for controlling flow of water
sluice
artificial channel of water
culvert
artificial; sham
factitious
ascribe; explain
attribute
assault
assail
assent; agree passively
acquiesce
assemble
convene
assist in doing something wrong
abet
associate with
consort
act artificailly; assume an affected pose
posture
hypothetical; counterfeit;assumed
suposotitious
at rest; dormant; temporarily inactive
quiescent
attach or add on; fasten
affix
attach; take possession of
annex
attack with abusive langauge
reville
insulting; distasteful; attacking
offensive
attractive; agreeable
comely
attribute; ascribe
impute
eagerly desirous of; avaricious
covetous
avoid
eshew
avoid(responsibility, work)
shirk
avoid commiting oneself;
gain time
temporize
award of merit
accolade
cheap and gawdy;
showy, cheap but poor in quality.
tawdry
make stupid
stultify
Cliff; dangerous position
precipice
curn or charn
sear
charlatan; boastful pretender
mountebank
change the district to favor a particular political party
gerrymander
ceremony conferring holy orders
ordination
baneful;plague
pestilential
cause; povide a clue to actor forgotten his dialogue; to encourage.
prompt
cheat to obtain money
swindle
swindler; hoodwink; cheat
cozen
cheerful promptness; eagerness
alacrity
cheerful; hopeful (about the future)
sanguine
mull over; ponder; chew; chew
ruminate
calculating; pertaining to insurance statistics
actuarial
bundle oh things tied together
sheaf
burden; mental care; nightcare
incubus
bruise
contusion
brief;terse;
succinct
broad comedy; mockery
farce
braid; interwined
plait
brawl
fray
brawl;melee; noisy disturbance or quarrel
farcas
adjoining; border with
abut
bored with pleasure or dissipation
blase
boredom
ennui
boredon;weariness
tedium
bow
obessiance
boldness; rashness
temerity
bombastic; stiffly pompous; unnatural
stilted
boasting
braggadocio
blunt; abrupt
brusque
bloody
gory
blue; listlessness; slack period;
doldrums
bitter scolding; invective
diatribe
bitterness of speech and temper
acerbity
bitterness; hatred
rancor
bitterness; nerve
gall
beseige or attack; harass
beleaguer
calm; not easily disturbed
phlegmatic
calm;pacify
allay
calm; peaceful
halcyon
calm; placid
imperturbable
calmness; placidity
serenity
calmness; peace
tranquility
caprice; whim
vagary
capable of sesation; aware
sentient
capable of grasping or holding
prehensile
characteristics of earlier times;
pristine
charming carefree; simple
idyllic
childlike
puerile
bold
venturesome
brief; terse; compact
succinct
bully; intimidate
browbeat
bully; scoundrel
ruffian
bless; make sacred
hallowed
boisterous merrymaking
revelry
boisterous laughter
guffaw
boisterous; noisy
obstreperouus
collarbone
clavicle
collect
amass
collection of authorative list of books ( by author or accepted as scripture); rules/ standard set by churh/ecclesiastical authority.
canon
collection; heap
agglomeration
color
hue
combination od color produced when light pass through a prism
spectrum
coloring matter
pigment
combative; bellicose
militant
disspation of fighting; combativeness
pugnacity
collection of wild animals
menagerie
combination (of two business units)
merger
combine; pay interest; combine
compound
combine; fuse
coalesce
combine in to one
amalgamate
combine parts into whole
sysnthesis
come out to addition (accru interest- increase)
accrue
come between
intervene
comfort in trouble
solace
misuse word to make it funny;
malapropism
farce; comical parody; treatment aimed at making something appear ridiculous
travesty
come from side
lateral
command or decision(registered at court)
fiat
command; order; forbid (someone to do something)
enjoin
commememorate
memeorialize
commence; begin a journey; board on a boat
embark
comment; to add description to text
annotate
commit an offense
perpetrate
commomplace; pertaining to common
plebian
trite; commomplace
hackneyed
roit; commotion; noise
tumult
comparable;
analogous
comparision between two things
simile
rewarding; compensatind
rumunerative
writer/compiler of dictionary
lexicographer
complain; fuss
grouse
perfect; complete
consummate
complete agreement
unanimity
complete (complement dinner with nice dessert)
complement
complete; full
plenary
complete; necessary to complete
integral
complete; totally unlimited;certain
absolute
a complicated situation or a complex misunderstanding; entangled confused mass
imbroglio
compose at the spur of the moment
improvise
composed; grave
sedate
investigate; comprehend( also a unit to measure depth)
fathom
compulsive; constraint feelings
constraint
compulsive; habitual need
addiction
conceited person
narcissist
conceites smile
smirk
concerning the sense of taste
olfactory
concerning trade
mercantile
concise
precise
abrupt;concise;pithy
terse
concise; meaningful;substantial;meaty
pithy
conciseness
brevity
concluding session of musical play
coda
concluding
finale
conclusion of oration
peroration
criticise; condemn
denounce
shorten or condense
abridge
disturb; boil
seethe
be excessively fond of; show signs of mental decline
dote
be oppressed by heat
swelter
be revealed; happen
transpire
be suited to; be incumbent upon
behoove
be thrifty; set limits
stint
bear one's self; behave
comport
beauty; comeliness
pulchritude
become engaged to marry
betroth
become popular with
ingratiate
beg
implore
beginning; origin
genesis
behavior; heading
demeanor
black volcanic rock
obsidian
blacken
denigrate
bless
benison
bored with pleasure or dissipation
blase
condescend; stoop
deign
lack of red corpuscles in blood
anemia
condition; bad state
plight
confer
bestow
conference; (negotiations with the enemy)
parley
confirm; ratify
validate
confirm; support
corroborate
conflict; lack of harmony
discord
confuse
fluster
confuse thoroughly
befuddle
confuse or mix up
muddle
confuse; muddle; make needlessly complex
obfuscate
confuse; puzzle
confound
confuse; upset; embarass
disconcert
confused uproar
hubbub
confused; discomposed
discombobulated
confused; lost in thought; preoccupied
bemused
connection
nexus
connoisseur of food
epicure
connoisseur of food
gourmet
undeceive; correct a false impression
disabuse
correct; to be friend again after a quarrel
reconcile
correct spelleng or spell correctly
orthography
correct
emend
correct to make better
amend
correction of errors; improvement
emendation
correspondance of parts; harmoniously agree
congruence
corrosive; sarcastic
vitriolic
corrupt; seduce from virtue
debauch
corrupt; turning from right to wrong
perversion
controlling influence
ascendancy
controversy; to argue in favor of a point of view
polemic
courtesis; facilities
amenities
convention; set of fundamental rules followed by a organisation
mores
convincing
cogent
copy
fascimile
copy
replica
copy; script in different langauage
transcribe
core or marrow; essence; substance
pith
corpse
cadaver
conquer; bring under control
subjugate
conscientious; extremely thorough
scrupulous
administer oil or ointment; religious ceremony of offering blessings;
consecratrated
anoint
consequence; accompainment
corollary
ponder; consider
deliberate
conspicuious; distinguished; important
notable
conspicuious; notable; protruding
prominent
outrageous; conspicuously wicked
flagrant
conspiring in a fraudaulent scheme
collusion
construction ie is flagrantly grammatically incorrect.
solecism
secret communicaton channel between groups; secret love affair.
liason
container to feed farm animals;
lowest point of business.
trough
make impure; unsacred
taint
content
vie
make noise continously
din
contract into wrinkles; grow together
knit
belie
to give a false impression
contradict; opppose; imfringe on or trangress
contravene
contrast
foil
contrast; exactly the opposite of
antithesis
beg persistently
importune
beg
beseech
beggar
mendicant
bluster
frighten with words; blow in gusty winds
brief; comprehensive summary
compendium
burn with hot iron or caustic
cauterize
burn without flame; filled anger/lust
smolder
cajole; coax
wheedle
cancel; remove completely
expunge
capable of being corrupt
venal
to cater to low desires of others
pander
cast off; peel
slough
charge to answer the charges in court
arraign
counsellor or teacher
mentor
consellor at law
barrister
counter charges
recrimination
counterfeit, not authentic
bogus
country bumpkin
yokel
courage
pluck
courage; spirit
mettle
court of justice
tribunal
courteous regard for anothers wish
deference
couteous; faithful;brave
chivalrous
courteous; civility
comity
courting favor by flaterring an cringing
fawning
cover with thin and shiny surface
glaze
cowardly
craven
cowardly; faint hearted
pussillanimous
faint at hert; cower
quail
cowlike; placid and dull
bovine
fissure; crack
crevice
craft; double dealing
machiavellian
rush; crash
hertle
crawl or creep on the ground; remain prostrate
grovel
comic; crazy
zany
created by statute or legislative action
statutor
animal who seizes and devours other animals; person who robs or exploits others
predator
creed
credo
fissure
crevice
crisis; joining point
juncture
critical
censorious
critical comments; severe and adverse criticism
stricture
critiacal remarks
animadversion
criticize harshly
pan
slant; at an angle; crookedly
askew
crowd; (moving)
horde
crowd
throng
crown
diadem
cunning; deadly
fell(adj)
convert into fine powder
pulverize
cry out shout
exlaim
cunning; artful(deceiptive)
wily
curative
therapeutic
cure; cure for all
panacea
cure all; something invigorating
elixir
curse
imprecation
curse
execrate
curved; hooked
aquiline
curving outwards
convex
custom; habitual procedure
wont
cut away
excise
cut away; trim
prune
curse
malediction
cut down; economize
retrench
cut into small parts
dismember
cut off the limbs
amputate
cuf or knock down;
fell
cut the top off
truncate
cut off the top part
hew
cut; seperate
sever
cut off; seperation
abscission
keen;thoughtful ; cutting
trenchant
cutting; sharp
incisive
dialy
diurnal
commanplace; customary; dialy
quotidian
disfigure; damaged
marred
damnation; complete ruin
perdition
damp
dank
damp
humid
dangerous
hazardous
daring; bold
audacious
dark and gloomy; thick with fog; vague;
murky
dark; dusky; natural dark skin
swarthy
darken; not transparent
opaque
dark; unclear
obscure(adj)
dark; extinguish; surpass
eclipse
darken; to make unclear
obscure(verb)
fasten; dash
bolt
daydreming; musing
reverie
brilliant; glorious; dazzling
resplendent
not in use or extinct; dead
defunct
deadlock
stalemate
deadly
lethal
deadly; having malign influence;omnious
baleful
death
demise
death notice
obituary
debuch person; roue
libertine
decay
decadence
decay
decomposition
deceit; duolicity; wiliness; cunning
guile
deceive
delude
deceive; delude; cozen; swindle
hoodwink
deceiving
illusive
deception;trikery
artice
deceptive; not real
illusory
deceptive; raising vain hopes
delusive
decide; settle; solve
resolve
deceisive; ending all debates
conclusive
deck opening; lid covering a deck opening
hatch
policy statement; draft
manifesto
declare openly
avow
decorate
adorn
decode
decipher
decorate
garnish
decorate with needle
embroider
decrease in strength or size
wane
decree
ordinance
decrre by sovereign; official command
edict
decree or command;grant holy orders; predestine
ordain
sanctify; dedicate
consecrate
deduce; conclude
infer
deed or action of bravery
expoit
deep disgrace;shame or dishonor
ignominy
deep dish to serve soup
tureen
unconsolable grief;deep; suffering
woe
deep; not superficial; completee
profound
deep rooted; deeply established
ingrained
deep-rooted; habitual
inveterate
defamation; utterance of false and malicious statements
slander
defame; write something to defame or smear a person's character
libel
disbeleive; defame; destroy confidence in;
discredit
defeat; frustrate
foil
defensive mound of earth
rampart
defraud a person of something
mulct
degrade; humilate
demean
dispirit; dejected
crestfallen
delay till later; exempt temporary
defer
delay; dawdle
tarry
delayed
belated
delaying
dilatory
deliberately planned;likely
calculated
delicate skill
finesse
delicate, lacelike metalwork
filigree
deliver officially; entrust; set apart
consign
represent; provide; deliver
render
deliverance from charges
acquittal
upheaval; deluge
cataclysm
delusion
hallucination
demanding and leaving no choice
peremptory
demanding hard work or care; tedious
laborious
denial; disclaim
disavowal;
scale to measure temp
celsius
denoting an unobstructed and comprehensive view
panoramic
denounce; utter censure or invective
inveigh
deny
gainsay
deny; go back
renege
deny the existence of god
atheisteic
depart secretly and hide
abscond
departure
exodus
ependent on; occassionally
contingent
depravity
turpitude
depressed; gloomy
despondent
deprive of right of citizenship
disenfranchise
deprived of; lacking
bereft
deputize; pass to otherss(deputy)
devolve
derived by reasoning
deducible
decendants; future generations
posterity
decent; ancestry
lineage
desecrated; profane
sacrilegious
desert; abandon; renounce
forsake
desert; traitor
renegade
desertion
defection
deserving blame
culpable
deserving blame
reprehensible
deserving high respect
venerable
designed to create ill will or envy
inviduous
despicable; contempible
scurvy
destroy
annihilate
destroy by corrosion
corrode
destroy all
obliterate
destroy all
raze
destroy all leaves
defoliate
destruction
demolition
destruction by fire
holocaust
destruction of life
carnage
determination;
resolution
determination; firmness of purpose
resolve
determine the opinion of; vote
canvass
determined; natural talent or inclination
bent
dtermined; stuboorn
dogged
detest
loathe
detest; hate
abhor
detest; very bad; very unpleasant
abominable
detestation; hatefulness; disrepute
odium
dethrone; remove from the post
depose
deviate ; trun aside sharply
swerve
deviation from the expected or normal; mental irregularity
disaberration
device use for stamping or impressing; mold
die
devilish
diabolical
carnal; voluptuous; devoted to the pleasures of senses
sensual
devout; religious
pious
devoutness; reverence to god
piety
dexterity
sleight
dictionary
lexicon
difference
disparity
difference in characteristics; various
diverse
differing; deviating
divergent
squeamish; difficult to impress
fastiduous
dig up
quarry
dig up; remove from grave
exhume
dig up
disinter
dig up; investigate
delve
dig up
unearth
deprived of; lacking
bereft
deputize; pass to others (deputy)
devolve
derived by reasoning
deducible
descendants; future generations
posterity
descent; ancestry
lineage
sanctify; desecratiing
sacreligious
desert;abandon; renounce
forsake
deserter; traitor
renegade
desertion
defection
deserving blame
culpable
deservng blame
reprehensible
deserving respect
venerable
designed to make ill-will or envy
inviduous
descipable; contemptible(disesse caused by lack of vitamin c)( worth of only being disgusted or disrespected)
scurvy
destroy all
annihilate
destroy by chemaical reacton
corrode
destroy
obliterate
destroy
raze
destroy all leaves
defoilate
destruction
demolition
destruction by fire
holocaust
destruction of life
carnage
determination
resolution
determination; firmness of purpose
resolve
seek opinion of; votes etc
canvass
determined; natural talent or inclination
bent
determined, stubborn
gogged
detest
loathe
detest; hate
abhor
detestation; very unpleasant; very bad
abominable
detestation; hatefulness; disrepute
odium
dethrone; remove from office
depose
deviate; turn aside sharply
swerve
devaition frm the normal; mentally disorder or irregularity
aberration
device used for stamping
die
devilish
diabolical
devoted to the pleasure of senses; carnal; voluptous
sensual
religious; devout
pious
devoutness; reverence for god
piety
dexterity
sleight
distonary
lexicon
difference
disparity
difference in charachteristics
diverse
differing; deviating
divergent
difficult to please; squamish
fastidious
dig up
quarry
dig out of the ground; remove from the grave
exhume
dig up
unearth
dig up; unearth
disinter
dig up; investigate
delve
rambling; digressing; wander from subject to subject
discursive
dilemma
quandry
diligent
assiduous
diligent
sedulous
diligent attention;
application
dilegent, hardworking
industrious
undermine;diminsh
sap
dining hall
refectory
official etiquette
protocol
speak to;deal with or discuss
address
direct financial help fro m the government
subsidy
direct; quick route
beeline
disable
incapacitate
disagree
dissent
disapproval; condemnation
disapprobation
disaster
calamity
disastrous
dire
discerning; perceptive
insightful
discharge; give forth( exude sweat )
exude
discipline; punish in order to correct.
chasten
to openly confess a mistake;
disavow; disclaim; retract a previous statement
recant
disconcert; dismay; (distudb the composure of)
faze
disconnected
disjointed
opposite of harmony; discord
dissonance
discord; inharmonious
cacophonous
discount
rebate
discourage
dishearten
discuss glibly or lightly; exchange (words ) heatedly
bandy
disdainful; sarcastic; cynical
sardonic
disease communicator
virus
solve; entangle
unravel
conceal; hide
camouflage
disguise ; pretend...(also sham or mask... meaning hide)
dissemble
disgustingly excessively ;flattering
fulsome
sad; dishearten
downcast
disheveled( disorederly, in disarray ) ; uncared about the appearance
unkempt
dishonest behaviour
skulduggery
disintegration; looseness in moral
dissolution
disloyal
disaffected
dismay( cause to be unpleasantly surprised); shock
appall
disobedient; rebellious
insubordination
disobedience; lawlessness
unruly
disobedient; resisting authoruty
contumacious
untidy state; disorderly
disarray
disown(prevent deliberately) or disavow
repudiate
renounce claim to; disown
disclaim
disparage; depreciate
belittle
make ostensiously
flaunt
be prepared for emegencies; display foresight
provident
displaying ostensous or hypothetical devoutness
sanctimonious
disposition to be lenient; mildness, as of weather
clemency
disappove ( overthro by argument )
refute
dispute
contest
dispute or contradict( often in a insulting way); challenge; gainsay(deny)
impugn
disregard
discount
ill fame; disrepute
notoriety
(disagree with majority) dissenting; rebelious
dissident
dissimilarl; mixed up
heterogenous
dissipated; wasteful; wildly immoral( not restrained by morality or convention)
profligate
disperse; dissolve
disband
distance around something; cicumference
girth
distaste; act of driving back
repulsion
excessively sweet; distasteful
cloying
distasteful; morally offensive
unsavoury
distinguishable; perceivable
discerning
crooked; askew; ditorted
awry
distortion; burlesque( caricature of president... make exagerated fun of)
caricature
distress;suffering
tribulation
spread;distribute; scatter
disseminate
disturb greatly
perturb
divide into branhes or subdivisions
ramify
divide into parts
partision
divide into clas; arranged into strata
stratified
divide into two branches; forked
bifuracate
divine gift; great popular charm or appeal
charisma
division of long poem
canto
division of poem
stanza
division; split( of groups into opposing factions)
schism
docile;manage easily
tractable
dock; landing place
quay
doctor of heart
cardiologist
doctor who treats ailments of feet
podiatrist
doctor who treats mental disease
pschiatrist
doctrine; dogma
tenet
domestin ; made at home
homespun
dominance , especially of one nation over others
hegemony
domineering; haughty(ability to deal authoritively woth others)
imperious
done at night
nocturnal
door bar;fastening a pin or screw; lenght of fabric
bolt
dose of liquid
potion
double- healing; hypocrasy
duplicity
doubteful; giving judgement only after proper examining the evidence
skeptic
doubtful; purplexing; unsettled; questionable
problematic
satisfy, assuage; doasage or extinguish
quench
doudy
misgiving
downward slope
declivity
draftee; person forced to join military servvice
conscript
dramatic poem set to music
oratorio
discuss and decide
elicit
trace the shape of; draw a outline of;describe
limn
debt;drawbacks
liability
dreamilt thoughtful; thoughtful with a hint of sadness; contemplative
pensive
dressed with vulgar finery
bedizen
drifting wreckage( of ship
)
flotsam
drink (alcohol ) frequently
tipple
drink greedily
swill
drink in
imbibe
drink with relish
quaff
drive away; disgust
repel
drive or force onward
impel
drive or hunt out of hiding
ferret
drive out spirits
exorcise
driving away; unattractive
repellent
grow feebly; droop
flag
clumsy person
lethargic
drug that relieves pain
anodyne
druggist
apothecary
drunken
bacchanalian
drunken revel
carousal
driving forward
propulsive