|1 Feb 2014||sunder|
To break apart; to separate; to divide; to sever.
|31 Jan 2014||raconteur|
One who excels in telling stories and anecdotes.
|30 Jan 2014||indomitable|
Incapable of being subdued or overcome; unconquerable.
|29 Jan 2014||desideratum|
Something desired or considered necessary.
|28 Jan 2014||nescience|
Lack of knowledge or awareness; ignorance.
|27 Jan 2014||expatiate|
- To speak or write at length or in considerable detail.
- To move about freely; to wander.
|26 Jan 2014||unctuous|
- Of the nature or quality of an unguent or ointment; fatty; oily; greasy.
- Having a smooth, greasy feel, as certain minerals.
- Insincerely or excessively suave or ingratiating in manner or speech; marked by a false or smug earnestness or agreeableness.
|25 Jan 2014||lenity|
The state or quality of being lenient; mildness; gentleness of treatment; leniency.
|24 Jan 2014||malediction|
|23 Jan 2014||frisson|
A moment of intense excitement; a shudder; an emotional thrill.
|22 Jan 2014||extol|
To praise highly; to glorify; to exalt.
|21 Jan 2014||obloquy|
- Strongly condemnatory or abusive language or utterance.
- The condition of disgrace suffered as a result of public blame, abuse, or condemnation; ill repute.
|20 Jan 2014||celerity|
Rapidity of motion or action; quickness; swiftness.
|19 Jan 2014||roister|
- To engage in boisterous merrymaking; to revel; to carouse.
- To bluster; to swagger.
|18 Jan 2014||cavalcade|
- A procession of riders or horse-drawn carriages.
- Any procession.
- A sequence; a series.
|17 Jan 2014||prolix|
- Extending to a great length; unnecessarily long; wordy.
- Tending to speak or write at excessive length.
|16 Jan 2014||ineluctable|
Impossible to avoid or evade; inevitable.
|15 Jan 2014||evanescent|
Liable to vanish or pass away like vapor; fleeting.
|14 Jan 2014||salubrious|
Favorable to health; promoting health; healthful.
|13 Jan 2014||tyro|
A beginner in learning; a novice.
|12 Jan 2014||loquacious|
- Very talkative.
- Full of excessive talk; wordy.
|11 Jan 2014||sybarite|
A person devoted to luxury and pleasure.
|10 Jan 2014||detritus|
- Loose material that is worn away from rocks.
- Hence, any fragments separated from the body to which they belonged; any product of disintegration; debris.
|9 Jan 2014||seriatim|
In a series; one after another.
|8 Jan 2014||voluble|
- Characterized by a ready flow of speech.
- Easily rolling or turning; rotating.
- (Botany) Having the power or habit of turning or twining.
|7 Jan 2014||pronunciamento|
- A proclamation or manifesto; a formal announcement or declaration.
- A pronouncement.
|6 Jan 2014||reticent|
- Inclined to keep silent; reserved; uncommunicative.
- Restrained or reserved in style.
- Reluctant; unwilling.
|5 Jan 2014||quotidian|
- Occurring or returning daily; as, a quotidian fever.
- Of an everyday character; ordinary; commonplace.
|4 Jan 2014||erudite|
Characterized by extensive reading or knowledge; learned.
|3 Jan 2014||philter|
- A potion or charm supposed to cause the person taking it to fall in love.
- A potion or charm believed to have magic power.
|2 Jan 2014||temerarious|
Recklessly or presumptuously daring; rash.
|1 Jan 2014||contravene|
- To act or be counter to; to violate.
- To oppose in argument; to contradict.
|31 Dec 2013||exigent|
- Requiring immediate aid or action; pressing; critical.
- Requiring much effort or expense; demanding; exacting.
|30 Dec 2013||maudlin|
Tearfully or excessively sentimental.
|29 Dec 2013||furbelow|
- A pleated or gathered flounce on a woman's garment; a ruffle.
- Something showy or superfluous; a bit of showy ornamentation.
|28 Dec 2013||incontrovertible|
Too clear or certain to admit of dispute; indisputable; unquestionable.
|27 Dec 2013||apogee|
- The point in the orbit of the moon or of an artificial satellite that is at the greatest distance from the center of the earth.
- The farthest or highest point; culmination.
|26 Dec 2013||sinecure|
An office or position that requires or involves little or no responsibility, work, or active service.
|25 Dec 2013||postprandial|
Happening or done after a meal.
|24 Dec 2013||traduce|
To expose to contempt or shame by means of false statements or misrepresentation; to represent as blamable; to vilify.
|23 Dec 2013||pecuniary|
- Relating to money; monetary.
- Consisting of money.
- Requiring payment of money.
|22 Dec 2013||exiguous|
Extremely scanty; meager.
|21 Dec 2013||volte-face|
An about-face; a reversal, as in policy or opinion.
|20 Dec 2013||nefarious|
Wicked in the extreme; iniquitous.
|19 Dec 2013||mien|
- Manner or bearing, especially as expressive of mood, attitude, or personality; demeanor.
- Aspect; appearance.
|18 Dec 2013||descry|
- To catch sight of, especially something distant or obscure; to discern.
- To discover by observation; to detect.
|17 Dec 2013||extant|
Still existing; not destroyed, lost, or extinct.
|16 Dec 2013||irascible|
Prone to anger; easily provoked to anger; hot-tempered.
|15 Dec 2013||potable|
Fit to drink; suitable for drinking; drinkable.
|14 Dec 2013||extempore|
Without premeditation or preparation; on the spur of the moment.