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parochial
related to a church parish or limeted in scope
tortuous
winding twisting or devious
tendril
a curly peice of some thing usually rope
bizare
out of the ordinary
truculent
savage or feirce
cryptic
secret or mysterious (c)
debonair
light hearted
cogitate
to ponder to think over intently
equestrian
relating to horseback riding
boudoir
womens dressing room
oscillate
to swing back and forth
ruminate
to ponder to think over
manacle
a handcuff or restraint
aperture
opening hole
nodule
small lump
panorama
a wide unbroken view
masticate
to soften by crushing
pogrom
organized execution
caucus
a closed meeting of members
gyrate
to revolve in one spot
ovation
a entusiastic display of applause
equilibrium
a state of balance
satiated
fully fed fully satisfied
exodus
mass departure
labyrinthine
complexingly maze like
celestial
heavenly
corona
a halo of light around the sun or moon
itinerary
the route of a journy
whet
to sharpen or to stimulate
conveyance
a means of transporting
taciturn
disenclined to talk silent
votarary
someone who is devoted to something
posh
elegant or fashinable
inclement
stormy; harsh
reverberate
to echo or resound
potable
fit to drink
gauntlet
thick glove usually from a suit of armor
lineage
decent in a direct line
comatose
unconcious inactive
impropriety
inproper manner inproper conduct
flamboyant
showy
ambulatory
walking or moving
replicate
duplicate or repeat
carnivore
flesh eating animal
wanderlust
strong impulse to travel
malestrom
powerful whirl pool or turmoil
carcinogen
a substance that causes cancer
lambent
softly bright or flickering
dulcet
sweet meldolic
ostrasize
to exclude from a group to ban
sibilent
providind a low hiss
recalcirant
stubornly resistant to authority or restraint
dormant
slleping inactive
lugubrious
overly sad
precarious
dangerous or risky
arcane
secret or mysterious
salutary
promoting health or benificial
incarcerate
to put in prison
tantalize
to tease by keeping something out of reach
luminary
one who is standing out in a feild
indolent
lazy
bona fide
made in good faith genuine
symposium
a meeting to discuss a particular topic
loquacious
given to excesive talking
melliflous
sweetly flowing smooth
flotilla
a small fleet of ships
pariah
a outcast (p)
paraphernalia
personal belongings
googl
the figure 1 followed by 100 zeros
plummet
to fall or plunge strait down
emaciated
painfully thin ; wasted
monolith
a single large stone
pinnacle
the highest point a spire
juxtapose
to place side by side
seraph
a angel
progeny
off spring or decendant
obdurate
hard or unmoved by persuaision
doggrel
loose iregular poetry
penarious
extreamly poor
archytype
original patern or model
cadence
rythm
appendage
something attached to somethingh else
embellish
to make beautiful with ornimentation
decidous
sheding at a certain stage at the end of a growing period
xenophobia
fear or hatrid of strangers
dexterous
skilled with the hands ; mentaly adroit
expunge
to remove
androgynous
having male and female charecteristics
bedlam
uproar confusion
somnambulist
sleepwalker
germinate
grow or sprout
titanic
huge and powerful
soporific
causing sleep
halcyon
peaceful
obsequious
fawning or survile
fecund
fruitful productive
jettison
to cast off as a encumbrance
transpose
reverse the order or place of
remuneration
payment or reward
echelon
one in a series of commands
nocturnal
protaining to the night
cuisine
food; style of cooking
formidable
frightning dreadful; awe inspiring
cameo
a raised image on a precious stone; a small role
opulent
demonstrating great wealth
bellicose
warlike or quarlsome
amphibious
can live in and out of water
pilfer
to steal insegnifegent items
festoon
a decrative chain hung between two points
contretemps
a embarising incedint
timorous
easily frightend or timid
globule
a tiny drop or small ball
pinion
to restrain by holding the arms steadfast
vie
strive compete
spectrum
wide range or sequence
demagouge
leader who promises things just to gain power
disheveld
untidy
remorse
regret for having done wrong
prostrate
lying flat streched out
amalgam
a mixture of elements
gargoyle
a rainspout in the shape of a grotesquehuman or animal form
butress
support or prop
hirsute
very hairy
pulgist
fighter; boxer
nadair
the lowest point
ballyhoo
attention getting demonsration
gregarious
living in groups social
raveonous
hungry or eager
circumvent
to avoid by going around
distaff
pertaining to females; a stick of wool or flax
altercation
a noisy dispute
pulchritude
physical beauty
verve
energy or livlyness
languid
drooping or sluggish
bombast
inflated speach or writing
apparition
unexpected sight
ambrosial
delicious; fragrent ; divine
truncated
cut off or shortend
ludicrous
laughable because of abvous obsurdity
apex
the highest point or summit
vintage
outstanding old or classic
escalate
to enlarge to encrease
buffoon
a clown; camidian laughable person
valor
courage or bravery
irreparable
cant be repaired
metamorphosis
a formation a marked alteration
tributary
a stream or river flowing into a largerstream or river
sediment
matter that settles at the bottem of the liquid
intrepid
fearless or bold
randezvous
apointment or meeting place
sangfroid
to poise in calmness espeacilly when under restraint
citedel
a fortress sitiated high on a hill
scintillate
to sparkle to shimer
libation
the act of pouring liquid as a religious offering
billet-doux
love letter
egregious
flagrent out of the ordinary
sinewy
strong and tough
polyglot
using many diffrent languages
gossamer
delacate or tenuos
irascible
hot temperd
holocaust
mass distruction espeacilly with fire
cacophonous
harsh or cunfused sounding
decanter
a vessel used to recive liquid from another
kowtow
to be overly polite or fawning
saturnine
gloomy, surly
effervescent
bubbly or livly

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