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hinterlands
n. back country
hirsute
adj. hairy
histrionic
adj. theatrical
hoary
adj. white w/ age
hortatory
adj. encouraging; exhortive
hovel
n. shack; small, wretched house
hubris
n. arrogance; excessive self-conceit
hue and cry
n. outcry
hummock
n. small hill
husband
v. use sparingly; conserve; save
hypocritical
adj. pretending to be virtuous; deceiving
ichthyology
n. study of fish
iconoclastic
adj. attacking cherished traditions
idiom
n. expression whose meaning as a whole differs from the meaning of its individual words; distinctive style
ignoble
adj. unworthy; not noble
ignominy
n. deep disgrace; shame or dishonor
illimitable
adj. infinite
illusive
adj. deceiving
illusory
adj. deceptive; not real
imbecility
n. weakness of mind
imbibe
v. drink in
imbroglio
n. complicated situation; painful or complex misunderstanding
imbue
v. saturate; fill