Alphabetical 15

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Alphabetical 15
2011-05-17 22:41:38

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  1. discern
    to have insight; to see things clearly, to discriminate; to differentiate
  2. discreet
    prudent; judiciously reserved
  3. descrete
    unconnected; seperate; distinct
  4. discriminate
    to notice or point out the difference between two or more things; to discer; to differentiate
  5. disdain
    arrogant scorn; contempt
  6. disinterested
    not taking sides; unbiased
  7. disparage
    to belittle; to say uncomplimetary things about, usually in a somewhat indirect way
  8. disparate
    different; incompatable; unequal
  9. disseminate
    to spread the seeds of something; to scatter; to make widely known
  10. dissipate
    to thin out, drift away, or dissolve; to cause to thin out, drift away, or dissolve; to waste or squander
  11. dissolution
    the breaking up or dissolving of something into parts; disintegration
  12. distend
    to swell; to extend a great deal
  13. distinguish
    to tell apart; to cause to stand out
  14. docile
    easily taught; obedient; easy to handle
  15. doctrinaire
    inflexibly committed to a doctrine or theory without regard to its practicality; dogmatic
  16. dogmatic
    arrogantly assertive of unproven ideas; stubbornly claiming that something is beyond dispute
  17. domestic
    having to do with the household or family; not foreign
  18. dormant
    inactive; as though asleep; asleep
  19. dubious
    full of doubt; uncertain
  20. duplicity
    the act of being two-faced; double-dealing; deception