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  1. Chattle
    property
  2. aloof
    reserved
  3. incongruous
    not appropriate
  4. expunge
    to remove
  5. Lament
    Mourn
  6. cerebral
    Smart
  7. bulwark
    defessive wall
  8. connosusseur
    expert in arts and taste
  9. cocophony
    harsh sounds
  10. austere
    stenr, plain
  11. Trenchant
    sarcastic
  12. procrastomate
    to putt till later time
  13. roster
    list of names
  14. impede
    stop, delay
  15. forbear
    tolerate
  16. migratory
    wondering, to move place to place
  17. evade
    to avoid
  18. efface
    erase
  19. asunder
    to seperate into parts
  20. incite
    to prooke
  21. quixotic
    impractical
  22. beleaguer
    to harass
  23. milieu
    setting, sorroundings
  24. histrionic
    overly dramatic
  25. bludgeon
    to beat with a short heavy stick
  26. ardous
    difficuly, hard
  27. reminisce
    recalling the goods times
  28. opportune
    coming to a good time
  29. dulcet
    sweet sounding
  30. procine
    pig like
  31. lassitude
    lazyness
  32. cotorie
    a group of close friends
  33. ballistic
    study of projectiles
  34. ambiance
    mood, atmosphere
  35. girth
    distance around an object
  36. askew
    crooked
  37. cubism
    art with cubes
  38. cranny
    small opening
  39. enrage
    make angry
  40. propulsive
    propelling force
  41. laconic
    brief, few words
  42. harrowing
    disturning
  43. aptitude
    natural ability
  44. chronic
    continuous
  45. giddy
    dizzy
  46. irascible
    easily angered
  47. cower
    cringe
  48. gossomer
    spider web like, delicate
  49. queue
    wait in line
  50. endure
    put up with
  51. myriad
    countless
  52. accolade
    award
  53. grandliloquent
    using large impressive words
  54. caucus
    political meeting
  55. dromendary
    domesticated camel
  56. demonic
    devilish
  57. naxious
    harmful
  58. proficient
    skillful
  59. atrophy
    wither away
  60. harangue
    lecture
  61. catapult
    sling shot
  62. glutton
    consume great deal
  63. muster
    collect or inspect
  64. beget
    give brith to
  65. curtail
    lessen, cut short
  66. paranola
    afraid of everything
  67. facilitate
    to make easier
  68. craven
    cowardly
  69. mode
    madder
  70. alienate
    ake hostile
  71. obtuse
    sensitive,dull
  72. screwtinize
    examine
  73. congeial
    likeable
  74. fjord
    glacial inlet
  75. aspire
    hopefil goal
  76. martyr
    on ewho sacrifices
  77. citadel
    fortress
  78. doldrums
    period of depression
  79. Consensus
    general agreement
  80. blather
    to talk nonsense
  81. defame
    to take out someones good name
  82. curvalinear
    characterized by curved lines
  83. elapse
    to pass
  84. veer
    change in direction
  85. karma
    fate, destiney
  86. astute
    clever
  87. misnomer
    incorrect name
  88. resurgent
    a rise after defeat
  89. artisan
    a very skilled worker at craft
  90. amenable
    agreeable
  91. criterion
    standard
  92. guise
    apperance
  93. lesion
    sore gross wound
  94. gird
    encircle
  95. fetish
    object of obsession
  96. dispirses
    distribute widely
  97. dissolution
    break apart
  98. forage
    to hunt food
  99. denounce
    condemn
  100. torque
    twisting force
  101. docile
    obedient
  102. fathom
    understnad
  103. hovel
    small miserable living shed
  104. balm
    soothing
  105. devine
    fortell, guess
  106. alternative
    choice
  107. countenance
    expression
  108. badget
    annoy
  109. wane
    decrease
  110. fraught
    full
  111. chasm
    deep opening
  112. erudite
    scholarly
  113. also-ran
    defeated in a race
  114. elfin
    small fairly like
  115. aggrandized
    exaggerate
  116. ensamble
    coordinationg group
  117. tether
    tied onto a roap
  118. claimant
    person making a claim
  119. entice
    lure
  120. philanthrophy
    loves mankind
  121. misanthrophy
    hates mankind
  122. mirage
    illusion
  123. noisome
    offensive
  124. coup
    overthrow (violent)
  125. cloister
    secluded place
  126. hoard
    accumulate
  127. langquish
    become weak
  128. oust
    eject
  129. creditor
    someone you barrow money from
  130. pillage
    take by force
  131. antecendent
    that comes before
  132. embody
    to personafy
  133. verbatum
    word for word
  134. truncate
    cut short
  135. remorse
    regret
  136. forsake
    abandon
  137. deft
    skillful
  138. obiquitous
    ?
  139. insauciant
    chill ?
  140. sundry
    several, various
  141. callous
    insensitive
  142. dearth
    lack
  143. revere
    to honor
  144. prowess
    skilfull
  145. generalized
    general conclusion
  146. legacy
    handed down
  147. phobia
    illogical
  148. orthadox
    doing it by the book
  149. fawm
    exibit affection
  150. lethargy
    tiredness
  151. masticate
    chew
  152. archaic
    an earlier time
  153. gazebo
    outdoor structure
  154. abhor
    hate
  155. plight
    distressing situation
  156. callow
    inexperianced
  157. euphoiaus
    pleasing to the ear
  158. ediface
    building
  159. paradox
    an opposite truth
  160. penitent
    remorse for pst deeds
  161. muse
    ponder
  162. pique
    irritation
  163. gloat
    brag
  164. dispel
    drive away
  165. ramafication
    develepment
  166. allure
    tempt
  167. commodious
    spacious
  168. grandiose
    grand, big
  169. surfeit
    over abundant
  170. unbridled
    violent
  171. fortuitous
    to be lucky
  172. enrapure
    to delight
  173. guile
    craffty, cunning
  174. marshal
    assemble a group
  175. desiccate
    to dryout
  176. photogenic
    take good photos
  177. relenquish
    surrender
  178. maraudor
    intruder
  179. emit
    release
  180. unbrage
    to take offense
  181. engulf
    enclose, sorround
  182. abominate
    loathe
  183. rivet
    something that fastens
  184. rudimentary
    basic, crude, undeveloped
  185. abridge
    shortened
  186. fester
    generates pus
  187. entomb
    place in a grave or tomb
  188. in lieu of
    instead of
  189. evoke
    produce
  190. maim
    disfigure
  191. deduce
    come to conclusion
  192. lexicon
    dictionary
  193. menagerie
    zoo
  194. permeate
    flow through, penerate
  195. amplify
    to make louder, larger, an powerful
  196. certify
    verify
  197. partition
    divide, division

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