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cherubic
adj. innocent looking adj. angelic
citadel
n. fortress
codicil
n. something that is used to replace and change part of a will
circumspect
adj. careful adj. cautious
coddle
vb. treat gently vb. pamper
coerce
vb. force vb. bring about by threat
circumvent
vb. outwit vb. confuse
circumscribe
vb. limit vb. confine
circumlocution
n. indirecion or redundancy in an expression
chicanery
n. trickery
circuitous
adj. roundabout
circlet
n. small ring n. band
cockade
n. decoration worn on hat
clairvoyant
adj. having foresight
cloven
adj. split
cite
vb. coute
cloister
n. monastery or convent
claustrophobia
n. fear of being locked in
clamber
vb. climb by crawling
clandestine
adj. secret
climactic
adj. relating to the highest point
clarion
adj. shrill trumpetlike sound
cliche
n. phrase that is dulled in meaning because it is used so frequently
coadjutor
n. assistant n. colleague
coalesce
vb. combine vb. fuse
clavicle
n. collarbone
cleft
n. split
clemency
n. mildness, as of the weather n. act of tending to be lenient
cleave
vb. split into different parts
chimerical
adj. fantastic adj. highly imaginative
clime
n. region n. climate
chiromancy
n. art of telling fortunes by reading the hand n. act of telling what a person is like by looking at their palm
ciliated
adj. having small hairs
clique
n. small exclusive group
chide
vb. scold
chronic
adj. long established as a disease
churlish
adj. extremely insensitive adj. rude
choreography
n. art of dancing
choleric
adj. hot-tempered
chiropodist
n. one who treats disorders of the feet