36 Derivs

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36 Derivs
2010-09-27 01:14:14


36 derivs
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  1. Animadversion
    n. a critical and usually censorious remark; adverse criticism
  2. Doniferous
    adj. bearing gifts
  3. Extreme Unction
    n. a sacrament in which a priest anoints and prays for the recovery and salvation of a critically ill or injured person
  4. infinitesimal
    • n. immeasurably or incalculably small; really small but greater than 0
    • adj. infinitesimal quantity
  5. Igneous
    adj. of, relating to, or resembling fire: fiery; formed by solidification of magma
  6. Irascible
    adj. marked by hot temper and easily provoked anger
  7. Negrophile
  8. Presentative
    adj. known, knowing, or capable of knowing directly rather than through cogitation(meditation, thinking)
  9. Recitative
    n. a rhythmically free vocal style that imitates the natural inflections of speech and that is used for dialogue and narrative in operas and oratorios; also : a passage to be delivered in this style
  10. Tangible
    adj. capable of being perceived especially by the sense of touch : palpableb : substantially real : material capable of being precisely identified or realized by the mind
  11. Vacuous
    adj. emptied or lacking content; lack of ideas or intelligence: stupid
  12. Inveterate
    adj. firmly established by long persistence; confirmed in a habit: habitual
  13. Negrophile
    n. one who admires and supports black people and their culture