Fab Vocab- 266-300

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Fab Vocab- 266-300
2010-05-25 02:30:40
Fab Vocab

Words 266-300
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  1. Incendiary
    A chemical or person who starts a fire - literally
  2. Lascivious
    lewd; lustful
  3. Malediction
    The calling down of a curse
  4. Salient
    Standing out conspicuously; of notable significance.
  5. Versimilutde
    Having the appearance of truth; probable.
  6. Obsequious
    Showing a servile readiness to fall in with the wishes or will of another.
  7. Animadversion
    A critical and usually censorious remark
  8. Piffle
    To talk or act in a frivial inest of ineffective way; trivial nonsense.
  9. Ad Infinitum
    Without end or limit.
  10. Smarmy
    Revealing a smug, ingratiating, or false earnestness; of low sleazy tate or quality.
  11. Phlegmatic
    Having of showing a slow and solid temperament
  12. Abstruse
    Hard to understand; recondite; esoteric.
  13. Contretemps
    an inopportune of embarassing occurrence of situation.
  14. Maudlin
    Weakly and effusively sentimental; emotionally silly.
  15. Gratuitious
    Given unearned or without recompense and not involving a return benefit; not called for the circumstance.
  16. Camaraderie
    A spirit of friendly good-fellowship.
  17. Contumacious
    Stubbornly disobedient; rebellious
  18. Approbation
    Formal or official approval; praise
  19. Indelible
    That cannot be removed, washed away, or erased.
  20. Protean
    Displaying great diversity or variety; versatile
  21. Amalgamate
    To mix or blend together in a homogenous body.
  22. Mordacious
    Biting or given to biting; sharp of caustic in style, tone, etc.
  23. Irrefragable
    Impossible to refute or controvert; indesputable.
  24. Foible
    A minor flaw or short coming in character or behavior.
  25. Sobriquet
    An affectionate of humorous nickname.