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1. hibernal
wintry
2. hierarchy
arrangement by rank or standing; authoritarian body divided into ranks
3. hindrance
block; obstacle
4. histrionic
theatrical
5. hoard
stockpile; accumulate for future use
6. hodgepodge
jumble; mixture of ill-suited elements
7. homage
honor; tribute
8. homogeneous
of the same kind
9. hone
sharpen
hoodwink
deceive; delude
hovel
shack; small, wretched house
hue
color; aspect
humdrum
dull; monotonous
hurtle
crash; rush
husband
use sparingly; conserve; save
hypercritical
excessively exacting
17. hypochondriac
unduly worried about his health; worrier without cause about illness
18. hypocritical
pretending to be virtuous; deceiving
19. hypothetical
based on assumptions or hypotheses; supposed
ichthyology
study of fish
icon
religious image; idol
iconoclastic
attacking cherished traditions
ideology
system of ideas of a group
idiosyncrasy
individual trait, usually odd in nature
ignoble
unworthy; base in nature; not noble
ignominy
deep disgrace; shame or dishonor
illicit
illegal
illimitable
infinite
illusory
deceptive; not real
imbibe
drink in
1. immaculate
spotless; flawless; absolutely clean
2. imminent
near at hand; impending
3. immutable
unchangeable
4. impair
injure; hurt
5. impale
pierce
6. impart
reveal or tell; grant
7. impasse
predicament from which there is no escape; deadlock
8. impeccable
faultless
9. impecunious
without money
10. impede
hinder; block; delay
impending
nearing; approaching
impertinent
insolent; rude
impetuous
violent; hasty; rash
impetus
incentive; stimulus; moving force
implacable
incapable of being pacified
implausible
unlikely; unbelievable
implement
put into effect; supply with tools
implicit
understood but not stated
impregnable
invulnerable
impromptu
without previous preparation; off the cuff; on the spur of the moment
imprudent
lacking caution; injudicious
impudence
impertinence; insolence
inadvertently
unintentionally; by oversight; carelessly
24. inalienable
not to be taken away; nontransferable
inane
silly; senseless
incandescent
strikingly bright; shining with intense heat
incantation
singing or chanting of magic spells; magical formula
incendiary
arsonist
incense
enrage; infuriate
incessant
uninterrupted; unceasing