Robbie Final Words 2011

90 terms by aplantenberg 

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indomitable

surrendering

infallible

imperfect

plod

skip, prance

pungent

bland

remiss

scrupulous

repose

exertion

temerity

fearfulness

truculent

gentle

unfeigned

insincere

virulent

harmless

hubris

god-like pride; excessive self confidence

mayhem

a state of rowdy or violent disorder; chaos

mettle

the courage to carry on; heart and inner strength

gumption

courage, fortitude, and determination

nihilism

the rejection of all human values and the belief that life is meaningless

existentialism

the view that the world is without meaning or purpose; I alone exist

ploy

a cunning plan or plot

surfeit

an excessive amount of

anguish

severe mental or physical pain and suffering; deep agony

fortitude

courage in pain or adversity

apathy

extreme lack of interest, concern or emotion

pariah

a social outcast who is despised

interloper

one that interferes with some else's affairs; a meddler

sublime

the combined feelings of awe, ecstasy, and terror

solitude

the state of being alone; isolation

wretch

an unfortunate or unhappy person for whom one feels sorry

tenet

a principle or belief that usually pertains to religion or philosophy

aver

to assert or declare with confidence

assert

to state or affirm strongly

acquire

to get, obtain, learn, achieve or attain

augment

to make greater or better; enhance

abhor

to hate disdainfully

adore

to respect or love deeply

appease

to pacify or placate; to bring to a state of calmness

cajole

to persuade gently through flattery

coerce

to compel by force; to force

chastise

to punish or castigate severely; to demean harshly

compel

to force or drive strongly esp. into a course of action

contend

to compete or struggle with in opposition

convey

to communicate or make known

discern

to see or perceive what is not easily apparent/perceivable

deign

to lower one's status to do a favor; to condescend

deride

to belittle through mockery

demean

to humiliate or put down; to degrade

dupe

to trick or deceive

deplore

to disapprove of strongly; to reject harshly

debauch

to corrupt sexually or morally

dwindle

to make smaller; to decrease or lessen

debase

to reduce in quality or value; to lower the moral character of

engender

to bring about; to create or cause

exult

to feel and express extreme happiness or elation

exalt

to honor or praise deeply

exhilarate

to stimulate or invigorate; to make elated and alive

ensue

to occur afterwards as a result of

efface

to wipe out or erase completely

emulate

to copy out of admiration

engulf

to swallow up; to completely flood or surround

extol

to glorify or praise greatly; worship

enthrall

to capture the fascinated attention of

endow

to give or bequeath; to supply with talent or quality

equivocate

to speak unclearly or ambiguously on purpose

feign

to fake or pretend to be affected by

grapple

to engage in a close fight without weapons; wrestle

instigate

to cause by incitement; to initiate (something bad)

incur

to cause to happen; to cause

impel

to force or compel from within (us. by morals)

inflict

to impose something unpleasant; to cause pain or discomfort

imbue

to fill or permeate (with)

impede

to retard in progress; to obstruct or hinder

lament

to express deep sorry or regret for, usually out loud

lope

to move or run with long, bounding strides

lurk

to wait in concealment; to wait secretly around a place

loathe

to feel deep disgust or aversion for; to hate

pine

to long or yearn for deeply; to suffer deep regret or grief over

prevail

to triumph over; to be greater in strength or influence

perpetrate

to commit or execute something unmoral (i.e. crimes)

pertain

to be related, appropriate, or applicable to

placate

to assuage or make better; to appease

recompense

to repay or give compensation to

remonstrate

to forcefully and reproachfully protest or object

renege

to go back on a big promise or oath

revere

to deeply respect tinged with awe; to raise to a god-like status

ravish

to fill (someone) with intense delight; enrapture

repose

to rest or be situated in a certain place

recur

to occur again, periodically, or repeatedly

supplicate

to ask or beg for earnestly or humbly

succumb

to fail to resist and give in to; to yield reluctantly

satiate

to fill to or past satisfaction; satisfy to the fullest and more

trifle

to deal with lightly; to pass time frivolously

vacillate

to waver in mind or opinion; to fluctuate between two things

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