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Date WordDescription
9 Mayrefulgent
  • Shining brightly; radiant; brilliant; resplendent.

8 Maykismet
  • Destiny; fate.

7 Mayvolte-face
  • An about-face; a reversal, as in policy or opinion.

6 Mayindelible
  • 1. That cannot be removed, erased, or washed away.
    2. Making marks that cannot easily be removed or erased.
    3. Incapable of being forgotten; memorable.

5 Maybadinage
  • Light, playful talk; banter.

4 Mayeke
  • 1. To gain or supplement with great effort or difficulty -- used with 'out'.
    2. To increase or make last by being economical -- used with 'out'.

3 Mayregale
  • 1. To entertain with something that delights.
    2. To entertain sumptuously with fine food and drink.

    intransitive verb:
    1. To feast.

    1. A sumptuous feast.
    2. A choice food; a delicacy.
    3. Refreshment.

2 Mayassuage
  • 1. To make milder or less severe; to reduce the intensity of; to ease; to relieve.
    2. To appease; to satisfy.
    3. To soothe or calm; to pacify.

1 Mayennui
  • A feeling of weariness and dissatisfaction arising from lack of interest; boredom.

30 Apriota
  • 1. The ninth letter of the Greek alphabet, corresponding to the English i.
    2. A very small quantity or degree; a jot; a bit.

29 Aprflummox
  • To confuse; to perplex.

28 Aprersatz
  • Being a substitute or imitation, usually an inferior one.

27 Aprpropinquity
  • 1. Nearness in place; proximity.
    2. Nearness in time.
    3. Nearness of relation; kinship.

26 Aprapparition
  • 1. A ghost; a specter; a phantom.
    2. The thing appearing; the sudden or unexpected appearance of something or somebody.
    3. The act of becoming visible; appearance.
    4. (Astronomy) The first appearance of a star or other luminary after having been invisible or obscured; -- opposed to occultation.

25 Apratelier
  • A workshop; a studio.

24 Aprfealty
  • 1. Fidelity to one's lord; the feudal obligation by which the tenant or vassal was bound to be faithful to his lord.
    2. The oath by which this obligation was assumed.
    3. Fidelity; allegiance; faithfulness.

23 Aprmalfeasance
  • Wrongdoing, misconduct, or misbehavior, especially by a public official.

22 Aprintrospection
  • The act or process of self-examination; contemplation of one's own thoughts and feelings; a looking inward.

21 Aprtemerarious
  • Recklessly or presumptuously daring; rash.

20 Aprpotable
  • 1. Fit to drink; suitable for drinking; drinkable.

    1. A potable liquid; a beverage, especially an alcoholic beverage.

19 Aprmien
  • 1. Manner or bearing, especially as expressive of mood, attitude, or personality; demeanor.
    2. Aspect; appearance.

18 Aprsomnolent
  • 1. Sleepy; drowsy; inclined to sleep.
    2. Tending to cause sleepiness or drowsiness.

17 Aprameliorate
  • 1. To make better; to improve.

    intransitive verb:
    1. To grow better.

16 Aprrictus
  • 1. The gape of the mouth, as of birds.
    2. A gaping grin or grimace.

15 Aprnostrum
  • 1. A medicine of secret composition and unproven or dubious effectiveness; a quack medicine.
    2. A usually questionable remedy or scheme; a cure-all.

14 Aprvaricolored
  • Having a variety of colors; of various colors.

13 Aprsentient
  • 1. Capable of perceiving by the senses; conscious.
    2. Experiencing sensation or feeling.

12 Apracumen
  • Quickness of perception or discernment; shrewdness shown by keen insight.

11 Aprgarrulous
  • 1. Talking much, especially about commonplace or trivial things; talkative.
    2. Wordy.

10 Apramative
  • Pertaining to or disposed to love, especially sexual love; full of love; amorous.
9 Aprcommination
  • A denunciation.
  • A threat of punishment.
8 Apraltercation
  • A heated, noisy, or angry dispute; noisy controversy or argument.
7 Aprnaif
  • Naive.
6 Aprantiquarian
  • Of or pertaining to antiquarians or objects or relics from the past.
  • Dealing in or concerned with old or rare books.
5 Aprperadventure
  • [Archaic] Possibly; perhaps.
4 Aprhermitage
  • The habitation of a hermit or group of hermits.
  • A monastery or abbey.
  • A secluded residence; a retreat; a hideaway.
  • [Capitalized] A palace in St. Petersburg, now an art museum.
3 Aprmanumit
  • To free from slavery or servitude.
2 Apringenuous
  • Demonstrating childlike simplicity; innocent; naive.
  • Free from reserve, restraint, or guile; open; frank.
  • [Obsolete] Noble; honorable.
1 Aprdurance
  • Imprisonment; confinement or restraint by or as if by force (usually used in the phrase "durance vile").
  • [Archaic] Endurance.
31 Marglutinous
  • Of the nature of glue; resembling glue; sticky.
30 Marbetimes
  • Early; in good time; before it is late.
  • At times; on occasion.
  • [Archaic] Soon; in a short time.
29 Marunfledged
  • Lacking the feathers necessary for flight.
  • Not fully developed; immature.
28 Marodium
  • Intense hatred or dislike; loathing; abhorrence.
  • The state or fact of being intensely hated as the result of some despicable action.
  • Disgrace or discredit attaching to something hated or repugnant.
27 Maragglomeration
  • The act or process of collecting in a mass; a heaping together.
  • A jumbled cluster or mass of usually varied elements.
26 Martumid
  • Swollen, enlarged, or distended; as, "a tumid leg."
  • Bulging; protuberant.
  • Swelling in sound or sense; pompous; inflated; bombastic.
25 Marfetter
  • A chain or shackle for the feet; a bond; a shackle.
  • Anything that confines or restrains; a restraint.
24 Marrecreant
  • Cowardly; craven.
  • Unfaithful; disloyal.
23 Mardissemble
  • To hide under a false appearance; to hide the truth or true nature of.
  • To put on the appearance of; to feign.
22 Marpliant
  • Easily bent or flexed; supple; pliable; adaptable.
  • Easily influenced; yielding readily to others.
21 Marfinical
  • Extremely or unduly particular in standards or taste; fastidious; finicky.
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