2011-2012 UIL Spelling Words 801-850
A trademark for a brand of simulated leather
require as useful, just, or proper
a post-World War II ideology
A movement in late 19th-century painting led by Georges Seurat that was stricter and more formal in composition and employed pointillism as a technique.
A way of making and using contacts to get job information and advice
acute spasmodic pain along the course of one or more nerves
a member of a tribe of the Shahaptian people living on the pacific coast
(German mythology) any of the race of dwarfs who possessed a treasure hoard that was stolen by Siegfried
an iron with considerable loft
the process of developing a black identity
nip and tuck
plastic surgery to remove wrinkles and other signs of aging from your face
the obligation of those of high rank to be honorable and generous (often used ironically)
relating to or involving the search for abstract universal principles
non compos mentis
not of sound mind
Of or relating to a lack of child custody
fairness in treating people without prejudice
not having existence or being or actuality
a foreign policy of staying out of other countries' disputes
a person regarded as nonexistent and having no rights
not having tenure
Sherpa mountaineer who with Sir Edmund Hillary made the first ascent of Mount Everest
A river of south-central Canada flowing about 1223 km (760 mi) generally eastward from the Rocky Mountains.
French astrologer who wrote cryptic predictions whose interpretations are still being debated (1503-1566)
a family consisting of parents and their children and grandparents of a marital partner
An area in which nuclear weapons, by choice or the residents, may not be moved or stored. A number of areas (such as New Zealand) have (or have attempted) to declare themselves as such.
evincing the presence of a deity
The office of a nuncio in the Roman Catholic Church.
oral; not written
the circadian rhythmic nastic movement of higher plants in response to the onset of darkness
a holder attached to the gunwale of a boat that holds the oar in place and acts as a fulcrum for rowing
the quality of being deceptive
failing to keep in mind
the quality of being hateful
a person who deliberately delays or prevents progress
a large aquarium for the study and display of marine life
A size of book page that results from the folding of each printed sheet into 18 leaves (36 pages).
a woman who cohabits with an important man
small roofed theatre usually found in the country
in an offensive and hateful manner
information provided to a journalist that will not be released to the public
the largest island of the central Ryukyu Islands
containing an unusual amount of grease or oil
any of several shrubs of the genus Elaeagnus having silver-white twigs and yellow flowers followed by olivelike fruits
from 40 million to 25 million years ago
A woman who investigates complaints and mediates fair especially settlements between aggrieved parties such as consumers or students and an institution or organization.