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chaffing
adj. making fun of adj. joking
chalice
n. goblet n. religious cup
chagrin
n. irritation n. disappointment
chameleon
n. lizard that changes color in different situations
champion
vb. support aggressively
charlatan
n. quack n. pretender to knowledge
cession
n. giving in to another n. surrending posession of
caucus
n. private meeting of members of a party to select officers or determine policy
cavalcade
n. procession n. parade
cauterize
vb. burn with hot iron or something tht stings
cessation
n. stopping
cavil
vb. make silly objections
cerebration
n. thought
celerity
n. speed n. rapidity
cede
vb. transfer vb. give title to
celibate
adj. unmarried adj. remaining virgin
caustic
adj. burning adj. sarcastically biting
censorious
adj. critical
centigrade
adj. measure of temeprature used widely in Europe
censor
n. person who oversees morals n. person who reads to eliminate inappropriate remarks
centrifugal
adj. radiating adj. departing from the center
cerebral
adj. pertaining to the brain or intellect
centripetal
adj. tending toward the center
centurion
n. Roman army officer
censure
vb. blame vb. criticize
centaur
n. mythical figure, half man and half horse
chasm
n. abyss
chafe
vb. warm by rubbing vb. make sore by rubbing
chaff
n. worthless products from an attempt
chary
adj. cautiously watchful
champ
vb. chew noisily
chaotic
adj. in utter disorder
charisma
n. great popular charm or appeal of a political leader n. pleasant gift
chassis
n. framework and working parts of an automobile
chaste
adj. pure
chattel
n. personal property
chastise
vb. punish
checker
vb. mark by changes in fortune
chauvinist
n. blindly devoted patriot
celestial
adj. heavenly