Terms in this set (91)
(v) to look over thoroughly and carefully.,
(n) an alcoholic beverage (adj) a beverage safe and purified for drinking.
(v) to steal
(v) to compete eagerly with someone.
(n) someone who offers opposition
(adj) great coolness and composure under strain
(n) inherent ability.
to benefit you, or to be incumbent on.
1. (necessary for (someone) as a duty or responsibility. 2. (of an official or regime) currently holding office. "the incumbent president had been defeated" 3. (noun)the holder of an office or post.
characterized by a lack of care, thought, or organization.
to waste time by loitering or delaying
in fear or dread of possible evil or harm
send away from a place of residence, as for punishment.
to block off with barriers or the barrier itself.
frighten someone by pretending to be stronger than one is
to clean out by spraying with chemical vapors
to obstruct or destroy
to nestle close
move or swing back and forth
the size of something as given by the distance around it
any foodstuff made by combining different ingredients
obvious to the eye or mind
a tortuous and twisted shape or position
to speak in response. a response
shrewdness as demonstrated by being skilled in deception.
the remains of something that has been destroyed.
a hostile challenge
talking too much; talkative; chatty
skillful in physical movements; especially of the hands.
a place designated as the end, as of a race or journey.
to decrease in size, extent, or range.
having sharp or keen powers of judgment; intelligent.
a lack of respect accompanied by a feeling of intense dislike.
causing dejection or sadness.
to force to go away.
a bitter, abusive speech against someone or something.
a person often already condemned to death sacrificed in ancient Greece as a means of purification or atonement for a city or community.
1. temporary unconsciousness caused by a blow to the head. The term is also used loosely of the aftereffects such as confusion or temporary incapacity. 2. a violent shock as from a heavy blow.
to loosen or become relaxed.
a wrap or cover for warmth. (v) to cover or wrap up for sound to reduce its loudness 2. to make quieter or less distinct.
an unintended consequence occurring some time after an event or action, especially an unwelcome one. 2. the recoil of something after impact.
to listen without the speaker's knowledge.
conspicuously and outrageously bad or reprehensible.
a hot, smoldering remnant of wood left from a fire.
to provoke or annoy to take action. 2. to drive or urge cattle on with a goad. (n) a stick to prod cattle.
about to happen
famous and respected in a particular subject
to make someone anxious or unsettled.
a hostile or argumentative meeting or situation between opposing parties.
to make (suffering, deficiency, or a problem) less severe.
reluctance to work or make an effort; laziness. 2. a slow-moving tropical American mammal that hangs upside down from the branches of trees using its long limbs and hooked claws.
spotted or blotched. (v) to mark with spots or smears of color.
62. telepathic - (adj) supposedly capable of transmitting thoughts to other people and of knowing their thoughts; psychic.
The outer rear edge of the wing of a bird/dragon, containing the primary feathers.
deserving censure or condemnation. disgraceful, shameful
showing contempt; scornful. disrespectful, mocking.
present, appearing, or found everywhere.
move out of or away from something and come into view. 2. To become apparent, important or prominent.
to plunge into as in a fluid. 2. To disappear by entering into any medium.
absorb all the attention or interest of.
1. having a red or flushed complexion.2. elaborately or excessively intricate or complicated.
not deprived of freedom of action or expression; not restricted or hampered.
to converse or talk together, usually with profound intensity, intimacy,etc.; interchange thoughts or feelings.
a made up word -- meaning, made partial after having been whole.
non biased; treading fairly or equally.
incapable of decay or deterioration. 2. very honest, not morally corrupted.
to direct one's course or to proceed on one's way.
very sad, full of grief.
a singer in a choir.
1. the loud ringing of bells in succession. 2. Loud succession of sounds (peals of laughter)
to spread or scatter about.
song like about a bride or groom.
commanding, dominant 2. confidence marked by arrogance.
a large number; multitude; 2. a crowd.
a feeling of intense irritation or annoyance.
make (someone) feel very happy, animated, or elated.
start to lose strength or momentum. 2. speak in a hesitant or unsteady voice. 3. move unsteadily or in a way that shows lack of confidence.
the ability to predict or the action of predicting what will happen or be needed in the future.
attempting to avoid notice or attention; secretive, clandestine
extremely tiring and demanding
great enjoyment, energy, and enthusiasm
the act of living in a place; a place where someone lives
to move or act quickly; 2. to urge on
a fit or sudden attack; convulsion 2. a sudden violent emotion or outburst,
motion or rate of motion in a forward direction; to advance in a forward direction. 2. headroom under something- like an arch.
to set on fire; to cause to burn. 2. to heat up or excite; to spark.
a substance that causes a chemical reaction to happen more quickly 2. a person or event that quickly causes change or action