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intricate

intricate

puzzlingly detailed; involved; complex

intrigue


tricky

intimidation

intimidation

fear, restriant or discouragement caused by threat; the act of causing such

timid


domination

personification

personification

giving human qualities to an inanimate object or idea; any example of such; an embodiment or personal

person


fiction

antipathy

antipathy

feeling of adversion or strong dislike; opposite of sympathy; object of such feelings

hatred


ants

scalpel

scalpel

small, light, straight knife w/ a very sharp blade, used in surgery & dissection

scalp


scrape

sedulous

sedulous

steadily busy or attentive; dilligent

studious


duty

levity

levity

lack of seriousness; innapropriate lightheartedness

witty


Levitation

amenable

amenable

responsible and responsive to what is right; willing to comply; persuadable; submissive

Amen


Bible

decrepitude

decrepitude

weakness because of advanced age or infirmity; feebleness; a state of being worn out

cripple


decomposed

malfeasance

malfeasance

misconduct or wrongful action, especially while in a position of trust

mal


malifiscent

filial

filial

pertaining to the relationship between children and their parents

family


files

invidious

invidious

arousing dislike or ill will; offensive because of discrimination

Insidious


Invictus

obsolescent

obsolescent

becoming obsolete; growing useless, becoming unused; going out of fashion

textbooks


outdated

parady

parady

humorous and ridiculing imitation; a farce; a poor imitation

parrot


rap

schizophrenic

schizophrenic

suffering from a mental disorder characterized by withdrawal from reality.

psych


schism

moribund

moribund

near death or termination; dying

morbid


mortal

candelabrum

candelabrum

one large candleholder with branches supporting several candles

candle


menorah

anachronism

anachronism

something out of place in time; such a representation

Cronus


chronically

latent

latent

existing but not energized; capable of later full development

talent


late

extemporary

extemporary

spoken or preformed without prior practice or memorization

improvise


priority



infer

infer

to conclude or derive from something assumed, known, or implied

reference

inference

cognomen

cognomen

the family name; surname; a name by which one is known; a nickname

cop


name





filament

filament

a thin threadlike object

floss


string

obstrusive

obstrusive

pushing forward or outward; intruding or forcing in an unwarranted manner

obstruction


truck

affront

affront

A challenge insult; an insolent confrontation; to offend by such

effort


confront

alimentary

alimentary

pertaining to nourishment or food; nourishing

apple


mentos

morose

morose

gloomy; dejected; sullen; ill-humored

roses


mood

calumny

calumny

a false and injurious accusation or statement ; slander; defamation

clumsy



morass

morass

a marsh or bog; a difficult place or situation to get out of

extirpated

extirpated

eradicated; erased; uprooted

excerpt


exit

infamous

infamous

famous for bad qualities; notorious; vile

defamed



adage

adage

an old saying of instructive value; a proverb

adverb


ages

filch

filch

to steal slyly, usually something of little value

flinch


filter

obsequious

obsequious

excessively servile; overly obidient or attentive; fawning

obsessive



affulence

affulence

great material abundance; wealth; opulence

Aflac


Affleck

alacrity

alacrity

eager and cheerful willingness or readiness.

critic


critic

motif

motif

a dominant, recurrent, and characterizing theme, pattern, or feature.

moral



callow

callow

inexperienced; immature

shallow


cow

aperature

aperature

hole; opening

ripped


torn

essence

essence

perfume;

scent

estranged

estranged

changed from a close and friendly relationship to a distant and hostile one; alienated

stranger


range

estuary

estuary

the wide mouth of the river where it merges with an ocean or sea

stream


sea

misanthrope

misanthrope

one who hates or constantly distrusts mankind

anti


arthropod

miscegenation

intermixing of races by marriage or sexual relations

Blasian


interracial

mitigate

to make or become milder, less painful, less servere, less blameworthy

mediate


minimize

subsume

to put into or include within a larger class or category

consume


substitute

ethereal

light and airy; celestial; heavenly

ether


angel

ethical

conforming to accepted to prescibed stanfords of conduct

theory


Bible

blight

a disease which destroys plants; anything destructive of growth, hopes, character, etc. to cause such effects

plague


no light