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host
great number, person entertaining guests, animal or plant from which a parasite gets its nourishment
hostility
unfriendliness, hatred
hovel
shack, small, wretched house
hover
hang about, wait nearby
hue
color, aspect
hulking
massive, bulky, great in size
humane
marked by kindness or consideration
humdrum
dull, monotonous
humid
damp
humility
humbleness of spirit
hurtle
crash, rush
husband
use sparingly, conserve, save
hybrid
mongrel, mixed breed
hydrophobia
rabies, fear of water
hyperbole
exaggeration, overstatement
hypercritical
excessively exacting
hypochondriac
person unduly worried about his health, worrier without cause about illness
hypocritical
pretending to be virtuous, deceiving
hypothetical
based on assumptions or hypoteses, supposed
icthyology
study of fish
icon
religious image, idol
iconoclastic
attacking cherished traditions
ideology
system of ideas of a group
ideology
system of ideas of a group
idiom
expression whose meaning as a whole differs from the meanings of its individual words, distinctive style
idiosyncrasy
individual trait, usually odd in nature, eccentricity
idolatry
worship of idols, excessive admiration
ignite
kindle, light
ignoble
unworthy, basic in nature, not noble
ignominy
deep disgrace, shame or dishonor
illicit
illegal
illimitable
infinite
illuminate
brighten , clear up or make understandable, enlighten
illusion
misleading vision
illusory
deceptive, not real
imbalance
lack of balance or symmetry, disproportion
imbibe
drink in