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WWW List 31-60

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PLAY
mal
bad
post
after
port
carry
dict
say
omni
all
lith
rock
bene
good
cred
believe
neo
new
uni
one
non
not
archy
government
inter
between
vid
look
mono
one
pond
weight
sci
know
phyte
plant
lat
side
malapropism
ludicrous misuse of a word
nonplussed
perplexed
postlude
concluding section
hierarchy
ranking
portly
stout
interdiction
prohibition
vide
see
omnibus
covering many things
monolithic
massive and uniform
imponderable
difficult to ponder
benediction
blessing
incredulous
not believing
omniscient
all-knowing
neophyte
beginner
unilateral
one-sided
hypo
under
dox
opinion
put
think
mega
large
alter
other
contra
against
con
together
circum
around
sol
alone
fy
make
ous
full of
hetero
different
pater
father
ver
true
sangui
blood
ego
I
ven
come
flu
flow
loqu
talk
moll
soft
greg
group
tion
act or state
hypothecate
pledge as security
heterodox
unorthodox
paterfamilias
male head of family
putative
thought-to-be
aver
affirm or declare
megaton
force of a million tons of dynamite
sangfroid
cold-blooded composure
alter ego
second self
altercation
heated dispute
contravene
go against
confluence
a flowing together
circumlocution
talking in circles
soliloquy
speech to oneself
mollify
make soft
gregarious
sociable
de
down
voc
voice
luc
light
acr
sharp
ambul
walk
pugn
fight
sequ
follow
centri
center
sanct
holy
phon
sound
clam
cry out
trans
across
fort
strong
per
through
fid
faith
sacro
holy
caco
bad
tang
touch
declaim
speak rhetorically
sotto voce
in a low voice
translucent
semitransparent
forte
strong point
fortissimo
very loudly
acerbity
sharpness of temper
perambulate
wander through
perfidy
breach of faith
impugn
attack as false
non sequitur
an idea that does not follow
egocentric
self-centered
loquacious
talkative
sacrosanct
sacred
cacophony
bad noise
tangible
touchable
bas
low
nihil
nothing
muta
change
terr
land
cogn
know
re
again
super
over
gram
writing
obit
death
path
feeling
ism
doctrine
in
in or not or without
sed
sit
tort
twist
anim
mind
epi
on
ob
against
obiter dictum
passing remark
obsequious
servilely following
abase
to lower
pathetic fallacy
ascribing feelings to things
ratiocination
methodical thinking
mutatis mutandis
with necessary changes
interstice
small space
terra incognita
unknown land
sedate
calm
nihilism
belief in nothing
supersede
replace
inanimate
lifeless
condescend
lower oneself
epigram
witty comment
anthropo
man
gastro
stomach
auto
self
viv
life
helio
sun
culp
blame
medi
middle
ambi
both
ex
out
intro
into
trop
turn
lykos
wolf
anthropocentric
man-centered
gastronome
a gourmet or epicure
autodidact
self-taught person
monism
doctrine that reality is one
in medias res
in the middle of things
lycanthrope
werewolf
circumambient
surrounding
transmogrify
change form
reify
treat as real
au contraire
to the contrary
vivacious
lively
circumvent
get around
heliotropic
sun-following
exculpate
free from blame
introspective
inward looking
pre
before
gen
origin
jur
swear
sopor
sleep
ped
foot
lin
line
tomy
cut
sesqui
one and a half
nec
kill
son
sound
demo
people
cracy
government
phan
appearance
dicho
in two parts
sui
self
partheno
virgin
pluto
wealth
a priori
from theory
a posteriori
from observation
parthenogenesis
unfertilized birth
assonance
vowel repetition
objurgation
rebuke
demotic
of the common people
soporific
sleep-inducing
internecine
mutually destructive
sesquipedalian
very long (words)
sui generis
unique
plutocracy
government of wealthy
delineate
to outline
dichotomy
two-part division
epiphany
revelation
tortuous
twisting
thanatos
death
opia
sight
ize
make
fug
flee
pusill
small
nepo
nephew
spir
breathe
syn
together
man
hand
ism
system
ine
nature of
bon
good
thanatopsis
view of death
vacuous
stupidly empty of ideas
lucubration
late studying
ex cathedra
from the throne
legerdemain
sleight of hand
suspiration
deep sigh
nepotism
favoritism to relatives
synoptic
general in view
lionize
treat as celebrity
assiduous
persevering
subterfuge
evasive dodge
bon vivant
indulger in luxury
saturnine
gloomy and remote
sedentry
sitting
pusillanimous
small-minded
vac
empty
sub
under
log
reason
phor
carry
loco
place
phobia
fear
schizo
divide
theo
god
curs
run
eu
good
funi
cord
nym
name
ideo
idea
apo
up
cosmo
universe
meta
change
syllogism
three-part deduction
metonymy
association name
anaphora
repetition in successive phrases
bowdlerize
censor prudishly
locus classicus
classical example
reiterate
repeat
desultory
rambling
funambulist
tightrope walker
lyssophobia
fear of insanity
idee fixe (first e has an accent)
obsession
schism
division
apotheosis
raising to god status
precursor
forerunner
cosmology
study of the universe
euphony
beautiful sound
pro
forward
patr
father
miss
send
co
together
apo
away
mis (G)
bad
gno
know
sta
stand or stop
phys
nature
hedon
pleasure
liqu
flow
prolix
tediously wordy
narcissism
self-infatuation
miscreant
evil unbeliever
physiognomy
facial character
patrician
aristocratic
apostasy
desertion of principle
hedonism
devotion to pleasure
sententious
full of maxims
on the qui vive
on the alert
manumission
release from slavery
sanction
authorize
terra firma
firm land
synopsis
summary
colloquy
conversation
in loco parentis
in place of the parents
vale
farewell
proto
first
sarco
flesh
ana
up
magn
great
agon
actor
phag
eat
sur
over
lect
gather
pos
put
mort
death
valediction
farewell speech
protagonist
leading person
maladroit
clumsy
stoicism
indifference to sensation
sarcophagus
stone coffin
ignominious
disgraceful
surrealistic
unrealistically imaginary
analects
gathered writings
expository
explanatory
exegesis
critical interpretation
magnum opus
great work
moribund
dying
supercilious
scornful
diction
word choice
emissary
messenger
mir
wonder
hagio
saint
mel
honey
bell
war
xeno
stranger
graph
write
spec
look
morph
shape
euthanasia
mercy killing
ineffable
inexpressible
expedite
hasten
expatiate
to elaborate
hagiography
saint's biography
mirabile dictu
wonderful to say
mellifluous
honeyed
patronize
condescend to
autochthonous
native
inter alia
among other things
bellicose
warlike
anthropomorphic
man-shaped
malediction
a curse
xenophobia
fear of foreigners
specious
false
par
equal
psych
soul
fic
make
ann
year
ab
away
bio
life
dis
away
an
not or without
tig
touching
equi
equal
punct
point
tract
pull
algia
pain
nonpareil
something unequaled
malefic
causing harm
contiguous
touching
metempsychosis
transmigration of souls
biogenesis
theory of life from life
bas-relief
low-relief sculpture
postprandial
after dinner
equilibrist
tightrope walker
punctilio
point of conduct
superannuated
obsolete
intractable
stubborn
egregious
blatant
abjure
renounce
analgesic
painkiller
discursive
rambling
luct
struggle
rogat
ask
dia
across
acro
high
infra
beneath
cise
cut
trib
pay
remonstrate
plead in protest
solipsism
doctrine: only self exists
ineluctable
not escapable
truculent
fiercely savage
supererogatory
beyond what's asked
infra dig
beneath dignity
recondite
abstruse
disinter
unearth
disjecta membra
scattered fragments
obloquy
verbal abuse
abrogate
annul
acronym
initials-name
pugnacious
combative
incisive
sharp
diatribe
abusive speech
logy
science
anti
against
gyn
woman
somn
sleep
epist
knowledge or letter
nomy
law
mis
hatred
tempor
time
string
bind
crypt
hidden
tauto
same
tautology
needless repetition
antinomy
contradicting reasonable principles
eschatology
theology of last things
opprobrium
disgrace
apocryphal
not authentic
transom
window or door crossbar
commiserate
sympathize
epistemology
study of knowledge
misogynist
hater of women
morphology
study of form
diffident
shy
cognizant
aware
stringent
binding
temporize
delay
somnambulist
sleepwalker
fac
to do or make
narco
sleep
monger
seller
drome
run
lepsy
attack
mania
madness
aquiline
eaglelike
malfeasance
public misconduct
costermonger
vegetable vendor
gynecocracy
government of women
tenebrous
dark and gloomy
superego
unconscious conscience
expostulate
to object earnestly
monograph
paper on one subject
lacustrine
of lakes
pungent
sharp
megalomania
delusions of greatness
syndrome
complex of symptoms
euphemism
pleasant name
dissonant
inharmonious
narcolepsy
attacks of sleep
para
beside
simul
feign
ultra
beyond
fer
carry
peri
near
a-
without
kin
motion
plus
more
corp
body
paragon
excellent model
antipathy
strong dislike
abyss
bottomless fissure
dissemble
conceal through pretense
insidious
sly
impecunious
poor
kinesiology
science of motion
beatify
make blissfully happy
execrate
denounce or curse
ne plus ultra
peak of perfection
vociferous
loud
corpulent
full-bodied
perihelion
orbital point nearest sun
cryptic
having hidden meaning
sanctimonious
affectedly holy
lent
full of
hyper
over
germ
related
gran
grain
neuro
nerve
sthen
strength
chron
time
less (OE)
without
fil
thread
scen
stage
pharisaism
hypocrisy
neurasthenia
nervous exhaustion
remunerate
repay
proscenium
stage forward of curtain
epistle
long instructive letter
anachronistic
misplaced in time
contretemps
embarrassing mishaps
feculent
foul
feckless
without effect
anapest
three-syllable foot, stress on third
hyperbole
overstatement
paradigm
model
germane
related
filigree
lacy design
chronic
lasting
pot
drink
fus
pour
vect
carry
amor
love
fulg
shine or flash
sym
together
dign
worthy
fract
break
inamorata
mistress
interpolate
insert
subjugate
bring under the yoke
effulgence
shining out
replete
filled
querulous
full of complaint
subjacent
underlying
symposium
conference
immolate
sacrifice
nomothetic
lawgiving
effusion
outpouring
condign
worthy
invective
bitter denunciation
refractory
stubborn
acrophobia
fear of heights
nom
name
Sino
China
pro
before
entomo
insect
discern
to mentally separate, identify
misnomer
wrong name
chauvinism
fanatical devotion
inexpugnable
unconquerable
etiology
cause or science of causes
hebetude
state of dullness
axiology
study of value
congeries
heap
Sinology
study of China
nonentity
a nobody
prognosis
medical forecast
entomology
insect zoology
perspicacity
insight
synthesis
combination
mobocracy
mob rule
ject
throw
surg
rise
luvi
wash
tude
state of
mar
sea
phil
love
agora
marketplace
refulgent
shining
mal de mar
seasickness
timocracy
government based on honor
neophilia
love of the new
mea culpa
my fault
fulguration
flashing
repartee
quick, witty reply
dissident
one who disagrees
subliminal
below consciousness
solicitude
state of concern
antediluvian
from before the Flood!
panegyric
elaborate eulogy
induction
factual reasoning
fractious
unruly
insurgence
uprising
topo
place
geo
earth
protero
early
hysteros
latter
nox
night
synergy
combined force
epithet
disparaging or descriptive name
toponym
place name
equinox
sun crosses equator
ailurophobia
fear of cats
intestate
with no will
syntax
grammatical arrangement
hysteron proteron
begging the question
geosynchronous
stationary (in orbit)
epistolary
made of letters
amorphous
without shape
neologism
new word
circumspect
cautious
equivocate
to hedge
superfluous
unnecessary
intra
within
penta
five
reg
rule
plan
smooth
catena
chain
mur
wall
meter
measure
cide
kill
intramural
within the walls
extramural
outside the walls
pentameter
of five measures
fortepiano
loud then soft
incipient
just beginning
concatenate
chain together
incondite
poorly constructed
regicide
killing of a king
incorporeal
not consisting of matter
megalith
huge stone
ingenuous
innocent and naive
perspicuous
brilliantly clear
perfidious
treacherous
intransigent
not compromising
egomania
self-obsession
plasto
molded
aqua
water
clude
close
cud
strike
rhino
nose
necro
death
quadr
four
iso
same
cant
sing
homo
same
incuse
hammered in
incise
cut in
rhinoplasty
plastic surgery
necromancy
sorcery
exeunt omnes
all leave
quadrilateral
four-sided
ipse dixit
arbitrary statement
aqua vitae
alcohol
isocracy
all have equal power
phantasmagoria
rapidly changing images
prescience
foreknowledge
anomaly
abnormality
recant
retract
preclude
foreclose
circumscribe
limit
pro
for
gamy
marriage
tend
stretch
pleo
more
exo
outer
endo
within
dent
tooth
pro rata
proportionate
idealogue
theorist
exhortatory
urging
exogenous
originating externally
exogamy
marriage out of tribe
endogamy
marriage within tribe
distend
stretch out
indenture
written contract
pleonasm
redundancy
nom de plume
pen name
tractable
docile
anthropoid
humanlike
sanguinary
bloody
collateral
side by side
elucidate
explain
cad
fall
se
apart
ad
to
hend
grasp
scrib
write
cadenza
elaborate solo
credence
belief
lugubrious
full of mourning
manifest
evident
sagacious
full of wisdom
sequester
set apart
extirpate
root out
expiate
make amends for
apprehension
anxious foreboding
proscribe
forbid
credible
believable
surfeit
excess
pellucid
crystal clear
belligerent
warring
intervene
come between
nasc
born
re
back
casus
case
patho
disease
cumb
lie down
sine
without
flect
bend
monit
warn
firm
strong
cresc
grow
mela
black
renascent
showing new life
extemporize
improvise
deflect
turn away, bend
pugilist
boxer
excrescence
abnormal outgrowth
casuistry
specious reasoning
infirmity
feebleness
recumbent
reclining
admonitory
warning
incorrigible
not correctable
metamorphosis
change of shape
pathogen
disease-causer
sine qua non
essential element
emollient
softener
melancholy
dark sadness
sens
feel
im
in or not
eco
house
patri
father
sap
taste or know
nod
knot
denouement
outcome, unraveling
solecism
substandard speech
compunction
feeling of remorse
inflection
change of vocal tone
stasis
state of equilibrium
immure
to wall in
sentient
conscious
ecumenical
universal
ex officio
by virtue of office
insipid
without flavor, boring
expatriate
banish
anarchist
one opposed to government
bonhomie
good-naturedness
status quo
present state
mutable
changeable
ment
mind
vert
turn
ten
hold
antho
flower
quis
ask, search
meta
beyond
idio
peculiar
platy
flat
terato
monster
sapient
wise
indigenous
native
demented
insane
metaphysics
speculative philosophy
inquisition
punitive investigation
prerogative
exclusive privilege
tenacious
holding firmly
teratology
science of monstrosities
tergiversate
to desert
esprit de corps
group pride
anthology
a literary collection
platitude
a flat trite remark
interregnum
time between rulers
infraction
violation
idiosyncrasy
peculiar behavior
dur
hard
dol
grief
de
god
tens
stretch
oss
bone
ostra
shell
geron
old man
obdurate
hardhearted
exquisite
of rare quality
dolorous
full of grief
deify
make into a god
oppugn
argue against
innocuous
not harmful
ostensible
apparent
ossify
turn to bone
opulent
rich
invidious
causing envy
gerontocracy
government of the old
viable
able to live
kleptomaniac
pathological thief
omnifarious
of all kinds
plic
fold
cliv
slope
persona non grata
unwelcome person
pied-a-terre
part-time dwelling
explicit
openly stated
noli-me-tangere
touch me not
incarnadine
flesh-colored
insouciant
not bothered, carefree
sub rosa
secretly
prorogue
end a session
somnolent
sleepy
proclivity
discreditable tendency
improvident
without foresight
prolific
productive
disingenuous
lacking frankness
hagiocracy
government of saints
inexorable
inescapable