Word List 29

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  1. lout
    clumsy person
  2. low
    to moo
  3. lucre
    money
  4. lugubrious
    mournful
  5. lull
    a temporary calm
  6. lumen
    unit of light energy (one candle's worth)
  7. luminary
    celebrity; dignitary
  8. lurid
    wild; sensational; graphic; gruesome
  9. slink
    sneak; lurk
  10. luscious
    pleasing to taste or smell
  11. luster
    shine; gloss
  12. lustrous
    shining
  13. macabre
    gruesome; grisly
  14. macerate
    to soften by soaking in liquid; waste away
  15. Machiavellian
    crafty; double-dealing
  16. machinations
    evil schemes or plots
  17. maculated
    spotted; stained
  18. madrigal
    pastoral song
  19. imperious
    domineering in a haughty manner; dictatorial; overbearing; imperative
  20. magisterial
    authoritative; imperious
  21. magniloquent
    boastful; pompous
  22. maladroit
    lacking in adroitness; unskillful; awkward; bungling; tactless
  23. malady
    illness
  24. malaise
    uneasiness; vague feeling of ill health
  25. malapropism
    ridiculous misuse of a word
  26. malediction
    curse
  27. malefactor
    evildoer; criminal
  28. malevolent
    wishing evil
  29. malfeasance
    wrongdoing
  30. malign
    to defame
  31. malignant
    injurious; tending to cause death
  32. manacle
    to restrain; handcuff
  33. mangy
    shabby; wretched
  34. manifesto
    declaration; statement of policy
  35. manifold
    numerous; varied
  36. mannered
    affected; not natural
  37. manumit
    to emancipate; free from bondage
  38. maritime
    bordering on the sea
  39. extemporaneous
    done, spoken, performed, etc., without special advance preparation; impromptu
  40. martial
    warlike
  41. martinet
    a strict disciplinarian
  42. masochist
    person who enjoys his own pain
  43. matriculate
    to enroll (in college or graduate school)
  44. matrix
    point of origin
  45. maul
    to handle roughly
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