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Pact

An agreement or convenant between two or more nations

Pacify

To calm or soothe agitation or anger

Bellicose

Inclined or Eager to fight

Antebellum

before or exsiting before the war

Hospice

A place that cares for the terminally ill

Inhospitable

unfriendly; does not provide food or shelter

Approbation

approval or commendation

Reprobate

a depraved unprincipled or wicked person

Gravid

Enlarged or Pregnant

Levity

Lack of appropriate seriousness

Alleviate

to make easier to bear

hedonism

the belief that happiness is the highest good

stentorian

a very loud or powerful sound

spartan

a disciplined or brave person

catacomb

an underground cemetary

recity

to set straight or remedy

lucubration

diffucult noctornal study

distend

to swell or become expanded

panoply

splendid magnificent array

discursive

passing from one topic to another. refers to a loose and rambling writing style

listless

lack of energy or spirit

amicable

friendly relations between two or more groups

enamored

to fill or inflame with love

probity

integrity and uprightness

gravitas

seriousness or sobriety or importance

cataclysm

a massive change on earths surface' usually involving water

elucidate

to clarify by explanation

moribund

in the process of dieing

pernicious

extremely harmful

contentious

quarrelsome; likely to cause great disagreement

panegyric

a formal speech of high praise

cursory

hastily and carelessly done, implies speed, stress, and a lack of attention to detail

jaunty

sprightly; lively

stoic

self disciplined, mentally tough and patiently enduring

portend

to give sign or warning to

panacea

a simple solution to complex problems

insidious

to spread harfully in a subtle stealthly manner

shiftless

lacking ambition; lazy

culpable

deserving blame

mortify

to subdue or deaden the body through self-discipline

osbequious

servile; excessively obediant

intractable

dificult to manage or govern

mendacious

lying; untruthful

impement

to put into effect or action

adherent

a follower of a leader or religion

cohesion

the act or state of sticking together

inquisition

an official investigation; harsh or severe questioning

deplete

to gradually reduce the supply of

phemomenon

a facr, occurance that is observed or observable

subterfuge

a deceptive trick designed to help escape, conceal or evade

inimical

unfriendly or hostile

implapable

incapable of being touched

requisition

act of requiring or demanding with justification

rectitude

moral uprightness; integrey

recitent

inclined to keep ones thoughts or feelings to oneself

wistful

pensivly sad

replete

abundantly suppplied or provided

incoherent

unclear or difficult to understand

internecine

mutually destructive

enervating

reducing vitality strength or moral force

arrogate

to claim or sieze without justification

acquisitive

greedy to acquire

catatonic

showing or expressing an unusual act of movement activity or expression

inherent

exsisting as a permanent and inspereable element

phantasm

mental image or representation of a real object

diaphanous

very sheer and light, almost completely transparent

nebulous

indistinct, vauge, formless

desultory

aimless; disconnected

prerogative

an exclusive right or privaledge

abrogate

to treat as non-exsistent

truculent

pugnacious or fierce

peremptory

putting an end to all debatre or action

fuge

something tha repels or drives away

impetuous

violence of movement or action

intransigent

refusing to moderate an extreme position; uncompromising

inexorable

incapable of being persuaded by entreaty

invidious

like to arous resentment, or anger in others

temerarious

recklessly daring

propinquity

nearness in kinship or proximity

onerous

burdensome, oppresive or troublesome

fatuous

foolish or inane, especially in an unconcious, complacent manner

fastidious

difficult to please due to high standards

predilection

an established preferance for something

slovenly

habitualy, careless, and messy

extemporized

improvised or makeshift

penury

extreme poverty

asperity

roughness of sound, surface or climate; harshness of manner

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