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vegetate
live in a monotonous way
vehement
impetuous; with marked vigor
velum
parchment
venal
capable of being bribed
veneer
thin layer; cover
venerable
deserving high respect
venerate
revere
venial
forgivable; trivial
vent <n>
small opening; outlet;
vent <v>
express; utter
ventral
abdominal
venturous
daring
veracious
truthful
verbiage
pompous array of words
verbose
wordy
verdant
green; fresh
verdigris
green coating on copper which has been exposed to the weather
verity
truth; reality
vernal
pertaining to spring
versatile
having many talents; capable of working in many fields
vertex
summit
vertigo
dizziness
vestige
trace; remains
viand
food
vicarious
acting as a substitute; done by a deputy
vicissitude
hange of fortune
victuals
food
vie
contend; compete
vigilance
watchfulness
vilify
slander
vindicate
clear of charges
vindictive
revengeful
viper
poisonous snake
virago
shrew
virile
manly
virtuoso
highly skilled artist
virulent
extremely poisonous
virus
disease communicator
visage
face; appearance
viscid
stinky; adhesive
viscous
stinky; luey
visionary
produced by imagination; fanciful; mystical
vitiate
spoil the effect of; make inoperative
virtriolic
corrosive; sarcastic
vituperative
abusive; scolding
vivacious
animated; gay
vociferous
clamoroous; noisy
vogue
popular fashion
volatile
evaporating rapidly; lighthearted; mercurial
volition
act of making a conscious choice
voluble
fluent; glib
voluptuous
gratifying the senses
voracious
ravenous
votary
follower of a cult
vouchsafe
grant condescendelingly; guarentee
vulnerable
susceptible to wounds
vying
contending
waggish
mischievous; humorous; tricky
waive
give up temporarily; yield
wan
having a pale or sickly color; pallid
wane
grow gradually smaller
wanton
unruly; unchaste; excessive
wary
very cautious
wheedle
cajole; coax; decieve by flattery
whet
sharpen; stimulate
whimsical
capricious; fanciful; quaint
whit
smallest speck
wily
cunning; artful
winsome
agreeable; gracious; engaging
witless
foolish; idiotic
witticism
witty saying; facetious remark
wizardry
socery; magic
wizened
withered; shriveled
wont
custom; habitual procedure
worldly
engrossed in matters of this earth; not spiritual
wraith
ghost; phantom of a living person
wreak
inflict
wrest
pull away; take by violence
zeaot
fanatic; person who shows excesssive zeal
zenith
point directly overhead in the sky; summit
zephyr
gentle breeze; west wind