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fathom

(mining) a unit of volume (equal to 6 cubic feet) used in measuring bodies of ore/ comprehend

loquacious

talkative

articulate

expressing yourself easily or characterized by clear expressive language

filial

relating to or characteristic of or befitting an offspring

symbiotic

used of organisms (especially of different species) living together but not necessarily in a relationship beneficial to each

avuncular

like an uncle in kindness or indulgence

convivial

occupied with or fond of the pleasures of good company

presumptuous

assuming too much; arrogant

funerary

of or for or relating to a funeral

syncopated

stressing a normally weak beat

antipodes

any two places or regions on diametrically opposite sides of the Earth

bifurcations

Division

dichotomies

divisions into two parts

melliflous

sweetly or smoothly flowing; sweet-sounding

vircariously

experience through imaginative particpation

enjoin

to command or direct an action with authority

fulsome

overdone flattering

vitiate

take away the legal force of or render ineffective

imprecation

a curse

indigenous

originating where it is found

abstemious

temperate, sparing in diet

abstruse

hard to understand

acrimonious

bitter

adversary

opponent

aggregate

accumulate

altruistic

unselfishly generous

analogous

compareable

animosity

hatred, hostility

antediluvian

a very old (or old fashioned) person

antiquated

old- fashioned

apocryphal

untrue

arable

(of farmland) capable of being farmed productively

arbitrary

random

ascetic

Practicing self denial of things

assiduous

diligent

astute

wise

attribute

explain

augment

increase

austere

stern, simple

avarice

greediness

aversion

dislike

beguile

mislead

belie

contradict, false impression

bequeath

hand down

blighted

suffering from disease, destroyed

brevity

shortness of time

cajole

coax, flattery

capricious

unpredictable

carping

finding fault

charlaton

one who pretends to have knowledge

coercion

use of force to get someone to obey

colloquial

pertaining to the conversation of normal speech

complacency

the feeling you have when you are satisfied with yourself

comprehensive

thorough

concede

admit, yield

conciliatory

overcoming animosity or hostility

condone

overlook, forgive

conflagration

great fire

confluence

flowing together

confound

confused

contend

struggle

contentious

argumentative

cordial

gracious

corrugated

wrinkled, ridged

credulity

gullibility

culpable

deserving blame

curtail

shortened

debilitate

weaken

debunk

expose as false

decorum

order

deference

courteous regard for another's wish

deleterious

harmful

delineate

portray, depict

deplore

regret, disapprove of

depose

remove from office or position

depravity

corruption, wickedness

deprecate

express disapproval of

deride

ridicule

desiccate

dry up

despondent

depressed

diffidence

shyness

diffuse

wordy

dilitory

delaying

diminution

lessoning

discordant

not harmonious

disparity

difference

disputatious

argumentative

disseminate

distribute

dubious

questionable

ebullient

showing excitment

edify

instruct or benefit

efface

to wipe out

effervescence

inner excitment

elegy

poem or song expressing grief

elicit

draw out by discussion

eloquence

expressiveness

emaciated

thin and wasted

enigma

puzzle

enmity

hatred

equanimity

Calmness, composure, refusal to panic

erudite

learned

evanescent

fleeting

exacerbate

worsing

exalt

raise in rank

expedite

hasten

explicit

clearly expressed

exploit

make use of

extol

praise

extricate

free

facilitate

make easier

fallacious

false

fallow

not in use/ uncultivated

fastidious

difficult to please

fervor

intense feeling

fitful

unsteady

flagrant

wicked

frivolous

lacking in seriousness

garrulous

wordy, loquacious

gratuitous

given freely

guile

deceit

hardy

sturdy

heresy

opinion contrary to popular belief or religion

iconoclastic

characterized by attack on established beliefs or institutions

idiosyncrasy

a characteristic particular to an individual

ignominy

deep disgrace

illicit

illegal

immutable

unchangable

impecunious

Having little money

impudence

rude

inane

silly

incidental

not essential

incongruous

out of place; inappropriate

inconsequental

insignificant

incontrovertible

indisputable

incorrigible

not correctable

indefatigable

tireless

inert

inactive

inexorable

relentless, unyielding

inherent

firmly established by nature

innocuous

harmless

insipid

lacking in flavor

insularity

narrow-mindedness, isolation

insuperable

unbeatable

inundate

overwhelm

irreproachable

blameless

jocular

said or done in jest

laconic

brief and to the point

lament

grief

lampoon

ridicule

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