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conveyance
n. vehicle n. transfer
convivial
adj. festive adj. happy adj. characterized by being jolly
conjugal
adj. pertaining to marriage
comprehensive
adj. thorough adj. inclusive
complicity
n. participation n. involvement
connotation
n. suggested or hinted n. meaning of an expression
conversant
adj. familiar with
convoluted
adj. coiled around adj. detailed adj. involved
conviction
n. strongly held belief
copious
adj. plentiful
cordial
adj. gradious adj. heartfelt
convoke
vb. call together
connoisseur
n. person who is capable of acting as a judge of art, etc n. a lover of art
compunction
n. regret and guilt
consequential
adj. following as an effect adj. important adj. slef-important
contingent
adj. conditional
conundrum
n. riddle n. difficult problem
controvert
vb. oppose with arguments vb. contradict
construe
vb. explain vb. interpret
congenital
adj. existing at birth
compute
vb. think vb. calculate
consort
vb. associate with
concatenate
vb. link as in a chain
conception
n. beginning n. forming of an idea
concave
adj. hollow
concession
n. act of giving in
comport
vb. bear one's self vb. behave
conjecture
n. assumption n. guess
connubial
adj. pertaining to marriage or the state of marriage
consonance
n. harmony n. agreement
compromise
vb. adjust vb. endgaer the interests or reputation of
consensus
n. general agreement
consanguinity
n. act of being connected by blood or relationship
consecrate
vb. dedicate vb. make religious
conscientious
adj. careful adj. taking great care to be very exact
coquette
n. flirt
convene
vb. assemble
contaminate
vb. pollute
cordon
n. extended line of men or fortifications to prevent access or exiting
composure
n. mental calmness
contortion
n. twisiting n. distortion
conspiracy
n. agreement to perform an illegal and deceiving act
conciliate
vb. make peace vb. win over
conspicuous
adj. easily seen adj. noticeable adj. striking
constituent
n. supporter
consummate
adj. complete
concentric
adj. having a common center
condone
vb. overlook vb. forgive
constraint
n. holding back of feelings n. act of being forced
concoct
vb. prepare by combining vb. make up in concert
contentious
adj. quarrelsome
condiment
n. seasoning n. spice
condescend
vb. bestow courtesises with a superior air
concise
adj. brief and short
conclave
n. private meeting
concurrent
adj. happening at the same time
conjure
vb. summon a devil vb. practive magic vb. imagine vb. invent
concordat
n. agreement, usually between the papal authority and the secular
concomitant
n. that which accompanies
continence
n. self-restraint n. sexual chastity
context
n. writings preceding and following the passage quoted
condign
adj. adequate adj. deservedly severe
compress
vb. squeeze vb. make smaller
conduit
n. aqueduct n. passageway for fluids
condole
vb. express sympathetic sorrow
contiguous
adj. adjacent to adj. touching upon
connivance
n. false appearance of ignorance of something wrong n. assitance n. permission to offend
conifer
n. pine tree n. cone-bearing tree
congeal
vb. freeze vb. form into a solid mass
contrite
adj. feeling regret or sorrow
contravene
vb. contradict vb. trespass on
contraband
adj. illegal trade adj. stealing
confiscate
vb. seize vb. take for public use
conflagration
n. great fire
conformity
n. harmony n. agreement
contumely
n. scornful rudeness n. insult
contusion
n. bruise
congruence
n. state of agreeing parts n. harmonious relationship
conglomeration
n. mass of material sticking together
contumacious
adj. disobedient adj. resisting authority