march vocab list combined all words through march 2012 except lists 17 and 18 CSV VERSION.csv
adj: no longer used or applicable; ancient
"noun: the informal
noun: ideas or meanings suggested by a word; associations that go beyond a word's literal meaning
noun: the most direct or specific meaning of a word
noun: an expression with a special meaning that cannot be understood from the meanings of the individual words; a nonliteral expression
noun: a specialized vocabulary of a profession or trade; nonsensical or meaningless communication
noun: a simplified form of speech developed from two or more languages
noun: the study of meaning and word interpretation ; the exact meaning of a word
adj: conforming to the established language used by educated speakers; noun: something established as a measure of quality
"noun: everyday language
Noun : a book or bound collection of maps
Noun : a person with refined taste (in food or drink)
Verb : to stimulate or urge into action; to spur
Adjective : jolly; filled with good cheer
Noun : a source of harm or ruin; an opponent that cannot be defeated
Noun : a victory that is offset by staggering losses or a huge price
Adjective : dedicated to unreachable goals
Adjective : gloomy and sullen
Adjective : requiring endless effort; without result or success
Noun : a nonstandard or improper use of language; a mistake in manners or behavior
Verb : to gaze at or look upon
Noun : excellent judgment and insight; skill in perceiving
Verb : to picture in the mind; to imagine
Verb : to see or know ahead of time
"Verb : to stare in amazement
"Adjective : describing a highly personal
Noun : lack of planning for the future; nearsightedness
Adjective : marked by understanding or awareness; sharp; sensitive
Noun : a feeling that something will happen in the future
"Adjective : below the threshold of conscious thought; not detectable
noun: a bringing or coming to an end; a halt
verb: to begin
"verb: to prevent or discourage from acting
"verb: to prevent from moving freely or making progress; to limit ; noun: a large basket
noun: something that blocks or gets in the way; an obstacle
verb: to make impossible or unlikely; to prevent
verb: to delay; to put off doing something
"verb: to run or move with short
verb: to sink to a lower or more normal level; to become less active or intense
verb: to prevent from taking place; frustrate; block
"Noun : a person who speaks in defense of a person
Verb : to discourage from doing something through persuasion
Verb : to take advantage of people by tricking or fooling ; Noun : Someone tricked and taken advantage of
Noun : a false belief; faulty and illogical reasoning
Verb : To hint; to suggest indirectly
Adj : beyond doubt or question; certain
Verb: to draw a conclusion from evidence
Noun : something that draws attention away from the main issue
Verb : to prove to be false or invalid; to deny the accuracy or truth of
Verb : To support with evidence
Noun : great praise; an award
Noun : adoration; excessive praise or flattery
Noun : something or someone that is greatly hated and avoided
Verb : to give approval or praise
"Noun : a detailed review; an evaluation; Verb : to review
Noun : a tribute; spoken or written praise (in honor of someone who died)
Noun : publicly expressed honor or respect
Adj : worthy of praise and honor
"Verb : to criticize
Verb : to criticize or express disapproval
Adj: calming or soothing; lacking flavor; dull; plain to the point of boring
Adj: related to cooking or kitchens
Noun: utensils used for eating; cutting instruments and tools
Verb: to consume or eat with greed/enthusiasm
Noun : a very small piece; a small treat
"Adj : having a sharp
Verb: to drink heartily and deeply
Adj: extremely hungry
Adj: pleasing to the taste or smell; appetizing; flavorful-spicy/salty; morally good or satisfactory; respectable
Verb: to cook gently in a liquid just at or below the boiling point; filled with pent-up emotion
"Verb: to have a negative effect on; to ruin; Noun: something that ruins or greatly harms; a terrible condition
Noun : an intense and violent disaster or change
"Noun : the process of rotting
"Noun : the act of tearing out by the roots
Noun : widespread destruction and devastation; chaos and disorder
Verb : to inflict damage or spoil the quality of
"Verb : to wipe out completely; to do away with
Adj : combative; eager for a fight
"Verb : to pound
Adj : stale and foul due to lack of movement; lacking progress or life
Verb: to bring up a subject for discussion
Verb: to assemble formally; to come together officially
Verb: to make a first public appearance; Noun: a first public appearance ; a formal presentation of a young woman into society
Verb: to board a plane or ship; to start a major effort; to set out on a venture
Verb: to create; to bring into being
Adj: beginning to exist or appear
Noun: a beginning or an introductory step; an opening move ; the ability or wish to start something; enterprise; determination
Noun: something newly introduced or created
Noun: a beginner
Noun: a piece of music intended to introduce a longer work; an act or offer showing readiness to form a relationship or to negotiate
Adj: meant to trick; not straightforward; shifty; departing from the correct or accepted way or from the straight or direct course
Noun: deliberate deception in behavior or speech
Adj: false or fake; adopted or assumed in order to deceive; imaginary; unreal; relating to fiction
Noun: sly intelligence; craftiness with the intention to deceive
Adj: easily deceived or fooled
"Adj: giving a false appearance; saying one thing
Verb: to disguise oneself; to put on a false or deceptive appearance ; Noun: a disguise or false appearance; a scheme or charade
Adj: open and observable; not hidden or secret
Adj: having a good reputation; well thought of; honorable or trustworthy
Noun: truthfulness or accuracy; conformity to fact or truth
noun: A dweller; an inhabitant.
"Adj: Resembling an uncle
"noun: Deviation from the common rule : irregularity; something anomalous : something different
Adj: Disdainfully arrogant; haughty.
Verb: To shun; to avoid (as something wrong or distasteful).
Adj: coming or having recently come into existence
Verb: To scold severely or angrily.
Adj: Refusing to compromise; uncompromising.
Adj: Pleasing or sweet in sound; smooth-sounding.
verb: to look or stare with sullen annoyance or anger
"Adj: Done by stealth; surreptitious; secret; as
�noun:vigor and strength of spirit or temperament staying quality : stamina
verb: To accept or consent passively or without objection -- usually used with 'in' or 'to'.
adjective: Required by the nature of things or by circumstances; indispensable.
verb: To fill up or complete.
Adjective: wild in appearance *b : having a worn or emaciated appearance : gaunt �
Adjective: markedly good-humored especially as evidenced by jollity and conviviality �
noun: Rapidity of motion or action; quickness; swiftness..
"Adjective: tremendous in size
"Adjective: not spoiled
verb: To praise highly; to glorify; to exalt.
Adjective: Exceptionally early in development or occurrence
"Verb: to present for acceptance : tender
verb: To put on or dress in.
Quid pro quo ��
Noun: something given or received for something else
Noun: Knowledge of events before they take place; foresight.
"adj: not intellectual : instinctive
adj: Tending to make or become worse; tending to disparage or belittle.
adj: Having or revealing little emotion or sensibility; not easily excited
verb: to criticize severely; scold vehemently
verb: To explain; to clear of difficulties or obscurity.
adj: Inclined to keep silent; reserved; uncommunicative.
noun:The appearance of truth; the quality of seeming to be true.
noun: an outcast; any person or animal that is generally despised or avoided.
adj: Disposed to fight; pugnacious.
adj: Covered ��with ��growing �plants �or �grass; �green �with vegetation
"noun: An �amateur or dabbler; especially
adj: expressive of suffering or woe : melancholy
"noun: The ancient Roman festival in honor of Bacchus
adj: coming or happening by a lucky chance
noun: comfort in time of grief; alleviation of grief or anxiety.
"adj: incapable of being surmounted
adj: Making a loud outcry; clamorous; noisy.
adj: characterized by extensive reading or knowledge; learned.
verb: to cheat out of something valuable : defraud b : to evade payment of or to
"adj: characteristic of or prevalent in a particular field
adj: meticulously careful; full of desire : eager
adj: avoiding �labor �and �exertion; �habitually �idle; �lazy;
adj: Improper; unseemly.
noun: A morbid fear of the number 13 or the date Friday the 13th.
"verb: to make more violent
adj: Unusually or extremely pale.
verb: To �spread through or over in the manner of fluid or light
"adj: extremely or excessively particular
adj: Of low birth or family; not noble; not illustrious; plebeian; common; humble.
verb: to speak or express opinions in a pompous or dogmatic way
"verb: to stop the flowing of; to check in its course; also
"adj: comfortably or conveniently spacious; roomy; as
"verb: to affirm with confidence; to declare in a positive manner
verb: to make better; to improve.
noun: partiality to cronies especially as evidenced in the appointment of political hangers-on to office without regard to their qualifications
verb: To entertain with something that delights.
adj: easily bent or flexed; supple; pliable; adaptable.
noun: a heaping together; a jumbled cluster or mass of usually varied elements.
adj: impressively direct and decisive (as in manner or presentation)
noun: a wild uproar : tumult
noun: a model of excellence or perfection
adj: incapable of being subdued or overcome; unconquerable.
adj: stubbornly resistant to and defiant of authority or restraint.
"noun: A remedy for all diseases
"adj: designed or arranged for safe
adj: shooting out or up; projecting; �prominent; conspicuous; noticeable.
"adj: relating to beauty
"adj: represented or appearing to be true
adj: marked by careful unremitting attention or persistent application
adj: knowing or anticipating the outcome of events before they happen.
"adj: fearless; bold; brave; undaunted; courageous; as
verb: to foretell from signs and symptoms : predict
noun: complete and confident composure or self-assurance : poise
"�adj: relating to
noun: a braggart; �empty boasting.
verb: to belittle; to depreciate.
noun: Dash or flamboyance in manner or style.
noun: the face; look; appearance; aspect.
"adj: capable �of �being �extended �or �shaped by beating with a hammer
"adj: acid in temper
"verb: to satisfy; to quench; to extinguish; as
adverb or preposition: between
adj: lacking adroitness; clumsy; awkward; unskillful; inept.
adj: Amusing; intended to be humorous; not serious.
noun: Any sudden and violent emotion or action; an outburst; a fit.
noun: a puzzling or inexplicable occurrence or situation
noun: reward; pay
noun: the purging of the emotions or relieving of emotional tensions
Noun: the highest point of achievement
Adj: very skillful
Noun: natural ability; talent; quickness in understanding; intelligence
"Adj: having shrewd judgment; observant
"Verb: to achieve a goal or handle a situation with subtle skill; Noun: refinement
Adj: marked by or requiring great care; demanding extended or extreme effort /diligence
Adj: showing unusually early development or maturity
"Noun: a person
Adj: effective and imaginative in solving problems; practical
Noun: a very skilled musician or other type of artist; a master artist
Noun: an unusual habit of one particular person
Adj: harmless; not likely to offend anyone
Adj: unpleasantly noticeable; bold ; thrusting out
Adj: doing and believing what is commonly accepted or customary ; following established faiths and beliefs
Adj: widely or commonly existing or practiced
Adj: dull; ordinary; lacking in imagination and spirit
"Adj: charmingly odd
Noun: something that is very infrequent or scarce
Adj: being the only one of a kind; unique ; being beyond what is ordinary or usual; remarkable
Adj: overused and therefore lacking in interest
Noun: evaluation or estimation of worth
Adj: low or inferior in position or quality
Adj: frank; honest; expressing one's honest opinion ; not posed or rehearsed
Noun: a standard of judgment
Noun: skill and grace in physical movement; cleverness
Adj: lawful; proper and acceptable ; genuine
Adj: moderate to inferior in quality; ordinary
Adj: worthy; deserving of praise
"Noun: a statement of self-evident truth; a saying that
Verb: to establish or confirm the truth or legality of something
Noun: the use of unnecessarily wordy and indirect language
Adj: logical and convincing; appealing to reason
Noun: formal speech or writing ;Verb: to speak or write formally and at length
Verb: to hesitate or stammer in speech ; to move or function in an unsteady way
Adj: able to read and write; knowledgeable; educated;well expressed
"Verb: to talk foolishly; to chatter ; Noun: foolish
Noun: a person who tells stories and related incidents with skill and wit
Noun: clever arguments that are misleading or incorrect
Noun: something that is said
Adj: using or containing too many words; excessively wordy
(n) an enthusiastic fan or admirer
(n) false bravery; a boastful display of courage
(n) a government order preventing trade with another country
(n) a small fleet of boats of ships
(n) a large estate or ranch; the main house of such a ranch
(adj/adv) without a way to communicate
(n) a group of military leaders who seize and hold power over a country
"(n) a small fault
(n) an unskilled laborer or farm worker
"(n) an outlaw
adj: noticeable; able to be perceived or estimated
noun: width; distace from side to side; a wide range
adj: plentiful; abundant
"adj: gigantic; of immense size
adj: too many to count
adj: exceeding reasonable limits
adj: not enough to be worth considering; insignificant
noun: smallness of number; fewness; scarcity
noun: a very small amount; an inadequate wage
"verb: to multiply
"adj: based upon impulse or random chance
adj: happening or existing at the same time by accident
"verb: to cleverly plan
adj: happening by lucky accident
adj: without plan or order; chosen randomly
adj: planned or arranged in advance
adj: foreseeing or predicting the future
noun: the quality of following personal impulse rather than outside influences or planning
adv: unknowingly; without awareness
v. to state or express firmly
v. to disobey openly; to defy
adj. unwisely bold; rash
adj. determined to have one's own way; stubbornly and often recklessly willful
adj. clear and sharp in analysis or expression
adj. frank and unreserved in speech; candid
adj. not discouraged by danger or difficulty
adj. showing intense emotion or passion; forceful
adj. pulsing with energy; vigorous; having bright colors
Verb: to ignore; to pay no attention to ; Noun: lack of proper attention or respect
Verb: to capture someone's attention; to charm; to fascinate
Adj: not paying attention; thoughtless
Adj: lacking awareness
Verb: to hold attention completely
Adj: deeply absorbed in something; engrossed
Adj: ready or willing to accept something
"Verb: to examine carefully
Adj: not spoken; understood from actions or statements
Adj: watchful; on the alert
Adj: firmly stating personal opinions as truth
Noun: the sudden realization of or insight into an essential truth
Noun: the study of reality based on logical reasoning rather than on observation or experimentation ; a personal set of opinions and values by which one lives
Adj: appearing to be true or reasonable
Verb: to think about carefully and thoroughly
"Verb: to assume the truth of something
Noun: logic and reasoning
Noun: a daydream; daydreaming; deep thought
Noun: a cunning scheme meant to trick or deceive
Dry; desertlike; Lacking feeling or interest
A scarce supply; an insufficiency of
Completely without something; lacking in
noun: A small portion taken from a larger work; verb: to take �
Complete; including or considering all possibilities
Essential or necessary parts of a whole
Very small and insignificant; lacking in importance
an excess of something; great abundance
To add or fill up again
"Barely enough or sufficient
adj:�extremely disturbing or distressing; grievous
adj:�drooping or flagging from or as if from exhaustion : weak
noun: bitter resentment or ill will; hatred; malice.
adj: of supreme dignity or grandeur; majestic: venerable; eminent
verb: to soothe in temper or disposition : appease
"noun: fruitfulness or fertility
noun: excessive pride or self-confidence; arrogance.
"verb: to exclude
adj: extremely wicked or villainous; iniquitous: a nefarious plot.
adj: understood by or meant for only the select few who have special knowledge or interest
"verb: to use ambiguous or unclear expressions
adj: making or having a harsh sound; grating; creaking:
adj: sheltered comfortably and safely; hidden
"verb: to free from error
noun: an evening party or social gathering
adj: Open to more than one interpretation; having a double meaning
adj: Enthusiastic or passionate.
adj: deliberately affected : theatrical
noun: a combination of contradictory or incongruous words
adj: characterized by or acting promptly and efficiently
"verb: hypnotize; spellbind
noun: a spirit of friendly good-fellowship
adj: Merely imaginary; produced by or as if by a wildly fanciful imagination; fantastic
"adj: contrary to or different from an acknowledged standard
verb: to �laugh �at �with �contempt; �to subject to ridicule or make fun of
noun: a small or moderate or token amount.
"adj: not �capable of being swayed by pleas
"noun: a cheerful or eager readiness or willingness
adj: having �the �power to compel conviction; appealing to the mind
"noun: a light
adj: without imagination; dull
"noun: an object
"adj: the principle that business
adj: showing a generous spirit; generous in forgiving
adj: unlucky; unfortunate
adj: hard to please; extremely refined or critical
adj: selecting and using what seems best from various sources or systems; made up of selections from various sources
adj: dried out with heat; extremely thirsty
adj: full of danger or risk.
verb: make (someone) less angry or hostile.
"noun: a question
"verb: say something again or a number or times
adj: causing general public outrage by a perceived offense against morality or law
adj: bad-tempered and sulky; gloomy
"adj: parched with heat especially of the sun : hot
b: giving off intense heat : scorching; ardent
"adj: full of twists and turns; excessively lengthy and complex: ""a tortuous argument""."
noun: painfully difficult or burdensome work; toil.
noun: strength of mind or spirit that enables a person to encounter danger with firmness : personal bravery
verb:to irritate; annoy; provoke: His noisy neighbors often vexed him.
"noun: fervor for a person
noun: the highest point : peak
verb: to censure severely : castigate
adj: Conspicuously and outrageously bad or reprehensible.
adj: tending to vanish like vapor
noun: Inclination; decided taste; a strong liking.
adj: characterized by friendly goodwill : peaceable
adj: Apt to change suddenly; whimsical; changeable.
adj: characterized by bitter or scornful derision; mocking; cynical; sneering: a sardonic grin.
noun: a place of security or survival
noun: Suspension; temporary cessation.
adj: Causing sleep; tending to cause sleep.
"adj: Full of excitement or interest; in eager desire; eager
verb: To make obscure or difficult to understand or make sense of; to confuse or bewilder.
verb: to associate familiarly
verb: to nullify especially by judicial action
adj: Relating to or typical of the countryside or its people; rustic.
noun: a perfect example
noun: high seriousness (as in a person's bearing or in the treatment of a subject).
adj: Firmly established by long persistence; deep-rooted; of long standing; fixed in habit by long persistence; confirmed; habitual.
noun: Silly; stupid; not significant
adj: unyielding; unchangeable; inflexible; relentless.
adj: Excessively harsh; severe.
verb: To depart secretly; to steal away and hide oneself -- used especially of persons who withdraw to avoid arrest or prosecution.
adj: Beginning to exist or appear.
"verb: To persuade with flattery
"adj: Marked by
adj: complete in every detail : perfect; extremely skilled and accomplished
adv: therefore consequently.
adj: apt to change suddenly; whimsical; changeable.
"noun: a burden
"noun: One �who �fights �with �the �fists; especially
adj: unspeakable;unutterable; indescribable.
"noun: something of monstrous size
adj: habitually complaining.
"noun: Excessive ��pride ��in ��one's �achievements
adj: Difficult to understand; obscure.
verb: to perplex; bewilder; puzzle
adj: Extremely large.
"verb: Act or move slowly: ""workers were loafing
"adj: deviating or departing from convention
adj: Possible to do easily or conveniently.
"verb: Pretend to be affected by (a feeling
noun: the state of being satisfied
adj: in accordance with the highest standards of propriety; faultless.
adj: Not showing due respect for another person; impertinent.
verb: feel intense dislike or disgust for
adj: Lacking in quantity or quality: lean; thin.
march vocab list combined all words through march 2012 except lists 17 and 18 CSV VERSION.csv