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BILK

to cheat; defraud

2

NOMINAL

existing in name only; negligible

3

BLIGHT

to afflict; destroy

4

BLITHE

joyful, cheerful, or without appropriate thought

5

NUANCE

a subtle expression of meaning or quality

6

FERVID

intensely emotional; feverish

7

SPECIOUS

deceptively attractive; seemingly plausible but fallacious

8

SOLECISM

grammatical mistake; blunder in speech

9

JETTISON

to discard; get rid of as unnecessary or encumbering

10

LAMENT

to express sorrow; to grieve

11

GULLIBLE

easily deceived

12

FLORID

excessively decorated or embellished

13

FANATICAL

acting excessively enthusiastic; filled with extreme unquestioned devotion

14

EPHEMERAL

lasting a short time

15

SEDITION

behavior that promotes rebellion or civil disorder against the state

16

GLIB

fluent in an insincere manner; offhand; casual

17

ABDICATE

to give up a position, right, or power

18

IRASCIBLE

easily made angry

19

FLAG

to decline in vigor, strength, or interest

20

FETID

foul-smelling; putrid

21

GLOWER

to glare or stare angrily and intensely

22

MONASTIC

extremely plain or secluded

23

PEDANT

someone who shows off learning

24

PATHOGENIC

causing disease

25

CHAUVINIST

someone prejudiced in favor of a group to which he/she belongs

26

GUILE

deceit; trickery

27

SOBRIQUET

nickname

28

NASCENT

starting to develop; coming into existence

29

BELFRY

bell tower; room in which a bell is hung

30

BANAL

predictable; cliched; boring

31

CRESCENDO

steadily increasing in volume or force

32

FRUGALITY

tending to be thrifty or cheap

33

CORROBORATE

to support with evidence

34

AUSTERE

severe or stern in appearance; undecorated

35

LUMINOUS

bright; brilliant; glowing

36

GROVEL

to humble oneself in a demeaning way

37

SANGUINE

ruddy; cheerfully optimistic

38

STRATAGEM

trick designed to deceive an enemy

39

EMULATE

to copy; to try to equal or excel

40

HEGEMONY

the domination of one state or group over its allies

41

EXPURGATE

to censor

42

PARLEY

discussion, usually b/w enemies

43

FECUND

fertile; fruitful; productive

44

DISSEMBLE

to present a false appearance; to disguise one's real intentions or character

45

SPORTIVE

frolicsome; playful

46

VERDANT

green with vegetation; inexperienced

47

INIQUITY

sin; evil act

48

CONDONE

to overlook, pardon, or disregard

49

FALLOW

dormant; unused

50

OROTUND

pompous

51

DOGMATIC

dictatorial in one's opinions

52

TAWDRY

gaudy, cheap, or showy

53

SULLY

to tarnish; taint

54

VERNAL

related to spring; fresh

55

DROLL

amusing in a wry, subtle way

56

FURTIVE

secret, stealthy

57

CIRCUMSPECT

cautious; aware of potential consequences

58

MALINGER

to evade responsibility by pretending to be ill

59

ELOQUENT

persuasive and moving, especially in speech

60

RETICENT

silent; reserved

61

AUDACIOUS

fearless and daring

62

DIATRIBE

an abusive, condemnatory speech

63

SARDONIC

cynical; scornfully mocking

64

ASSUAGE

to make something unpleasant less severe

65

DESICCATE

to dry out thoroughly

66

LAMPOON

to ridicule with satire

67

SURFEIT

excessive amount

68

GRIEVOUS

causing grief or sorrow; serious and distressing

69

FRENETIC

frantic; frenzied

70

INGENUOUS

showing innocence or childlike simplicity

71

LAPIDARY

relating to precious stones or the art of cutting them

72

ZEAL

passion; excitement

73

INEXORABLE

inflexible; unyielding

74

MISANTHROPE

a person who dislikes others

75

ABYSS

an extremely deep hole

76

PRAGMATIC

practical, as opposed to idealistic

77

MISSIVE

a written note or letter

78

NETTLE

to irritate

79

ABSTAIN

to choose not to do something

80

SYCOPHANT

a self-serving flatterer; yes-man

81

LACHRYMOSE

tearful

82

PASTICHE

piece of literature or music imitating other works

83

FORD

to cross a body of water by wading

84

CONTRITE

deeply sorrowful or repentant for a wrong

85

PULCHRITUDE

beauty

86

ENUMERATE

to count, list, or itemize

87

NAIVE

lacking sophistication or experience

88

JUNCTURE

point of time, especially where two things are joined

89

CANARD

a lie

90

GREGARIOUS

outgoing; sociable

91

WINSOME

charming; happily engaging

92

VACILLATE

to physically sway or be indecisive

93

ITINERANT

wandering from place to place; unsettled

94

SACROSANCT

extremely sacred; beyond criticism

95

DIURNAL

existing during the day

96

TACITURN

silent; not talkative

97

ENDEMIC

belonging to a particular area; inherent

98

TOADY

one who flatters in the hope of gaining favors

99

NEOLOGISM

new word or expression

100

SUPPLANT

to replace (another) by force; to take the place of

101

DYSPEPTIC

suffering from indigestion; gloomy and irritable

102

DOCTRINAIRE

rigidly devoted to theories without regard for practicality; dogmatic

103

GESTATION

growth process from conception to birth

104

EFFICACY

effectiveness

105

TALON

claw of an animal, especially a bird of prey

106

TERRESTRIAL

earthly; down-to-earth; commonplace

107

NEOPHYTE

novice; beginner

108

ENGENDER

to produce, cause, or bring about

109

DEFACE

to mar the appearance of; vandalize

110

OBSTINATE

stubborn; unyielding

111

LARGESS

generous giving (as of money) to others who may seem inferior

112

EDIFY

to instruct morally and spiritually

113

VENERATE

to respect deeply

114

STENTORIAN

extremely loud

115

HYPERBOLE

purposeful exaggeration for effect

116

PLETHORA

excess

117

OSTENSIBLE

apparent

118

MALLEABLE

capable of being shaped

119

OSTENTATION

excessive showiness

120

WAVER

to fluctuate b/w choices

121

DIRGE

a funeral hymn or mournful speech

122

OPAQUE

impossible to see through; preventing the passage of light

123

DECORUM

appropriateness of behavior or conduct; propriety

124

PLACATE

to soothe or pacify

125

PLASTIC

able to be molded, altered, or bent

126

OSSIFY

to change into bone; to become hardened or set in a rigidly conventional pattern

127

TIRADE

long, harsh speech or verbal attack

128

SERAPHIC

angelic; sweet

129

LANGUID

lacking energy; indifferent; slow

130

ARBITRATE

to judge a dispute b/w two opposing parties

131

SCINTILLA

trace amount

132

MAR

to damage or deface; spoil

133

VENERABLE

respected because of age

134

GAMBOL

to dance or skip around playfully

135

VERACITY

filled with truth and accuracy

136

VERBOSE

wordy

137

VEX

to annoy; irritate; puzzle; confuse

138

CONTUMACIOUS

rebellious

139

MULTIFARIOUS

diverse

140

ETHOS

beliefs or character of a group

141

REPAST

meal or mealtime

142

REPLETE

abundantly supplied; complete

143

JARGON

nonsensical talk; specialized language

144

FATUOUS

stupid; foolishly self-satisfied

145

KINDLE

to set fire to or ignite; excite or inspire

146

EBULLIENT

exhilarated; full of enthusiasm and high spirits

147

GARRULOUS

tending to talk a lot

148

INTREPID

fearless; resolutely courageous

149

FAWN

to grovel

150

ZEALOT

someone passionately devoted to a cause

151

CANDID

impartial and honest in speech

152

SYBARITE

a person devoted to pleasure and luxury

153

PRISTINE

fresh and clean; uncorrupted

154

MOLLIFY

to calm or make less severe

155

PHILANTHROPY

charity; a desire or effort to promote goodness

156

STOLID

unemotional; lacking sensitivity

157

PECCADILLO

minor sin or offense

158

VESTIGE

a trace; remnant

159

FORTUITOUS

happening by chance; fortunate

160

POTENTATE

monarch or ruler with great power

161

SYNCOPATION

temporary irregularity in musical rhythm

162

AUGUST

dignified; grandiose

163

PARADOX

a contradiction or dilemma

164

PERMEATE

to penetrate

165

PERVADE

to be present throughout; to permeate

166

ECLECTIC

selecting from or made up from a variety of sources

167

CACOPHONY

harsh, jarring noise

168

KUDOS

fame, glory, or honor

169

AMALGAMATE

to combine; to mix together

170

BURNISH

to polish

171

USURY

the practice of lending money at exorbitant rates

172

DOGMA

a firmly held opinion, especially a religious belief

173

BIFURCATE

to divide into two parts

174

CURMUDGEON

cranky person, usually old

175

EPICURE

person with refined taste in food and wine

176

SURLY

rude and bad-tempered

177

TANGENTIAL

digressing; diverting

178

IGNOBLE

having low moral standards; not noble in character; mean

179

MIRTH

frivolity; gaiety; laughter

180

IMPERTURBABLE

not capable of being disturbed

181

AMELIORATE

to make better; to improve

182

LAUD

to give praise; to glorify

183

ANACHRONISM

something out of place in time

184

SOPORIFIC

causing sleep or lethargy

185

ANOMALY

deviation from what is normal

186

DISTEND

to swell, inflate, or bloat

187

IMPASSE

blocked path; dilemma with no solution

188

ANTAGONIZE

to annoy or provoke to anger

189

ESCHEW

to shun; to avoid (as something wrong or distasteful)

190

EXIGENT

urgent; requiring immediate action

191

CATALYST

something that brings about a change in something else

192

DIVINE

to foretell or know by inspiration

193

IDIOSYNCRASY

peculiarity of temperament; eccentricity

194

EXCULPATE

to clear from blame; prove innocent

195

DUPE

to deceive; a person who is easily deceived

196

CHAOS

great disorder or confused situation

197

EUPHONY

pleasant, harmonious sound

198

CONNOISSEUR

a person with expert knowledge or discriminating tastes

199

LARCENY

theft of property

200

EUPHEMISM

use of an inoffensive word or phrase in place of a more distasteful one

201

LASSITUDE

a state of diminished energy

202

JOCULAR

playful; humorous

203

APATHY

lack of interest or emotion

204

ARBITRARY

determined by chance or impulse

205

METICULOUS

extremely careful; fastidious; painstaking

206

ENERVATE

to reduce in strength

207

RUSTIC

rural

208

DILATE

to make larger; expand

209

XENOPHOBIA

a fear or hatred of foreigners or strangers

210

ZEPHYR

a gentle breeze; something airy or insubstantial

211

NOISOME

stinking; putrid

212

METAPHOR

figure of speech comparing two different things

213

ELEGY

a sorrowful poem or speech

214

PROFLIGATE

corrupt; degenerate

215

CALUMNY

a false and malicious accusation; misrepresentation

216

SAGACIOUS

shrewd; wise

217

PROPITIATE

to conciliate; to appease

218

HAPLESS

unfortunate; having bad luck

219

PALATIAL

relating to a palace; magnificent

220

GARNER

to gather and store

221

POLYGLOT

a speaker of many languages

222

LUCID

clear and easily understood

223

EMBELLISH

to add ornamental or fictitious details

224

PUNGENT

sharp and irritating to the senses

225

ABERRANT

deviating from what is normal or expected

226

BOMBASTIC

pompous in speech and manner

227

BOLSTER

to support; prop up

228

BEVY

group

229

VISCOUS

thick and adhesive, like a slow-flowing fluid

230

GRADATION

process occurring by regular degrees or stages; variation in color

231

MORES

fixed customs or manners; moral attitudes

232

VOLATILE

easily arouse or changeable; lively or explosive

233

ADVOCATE

to speak in favor of

234

MITIGATE

to soften; to lessen

235

ALLEVIATE

to make more bearable

236

PARRY

to ward off or deflect, especially by a quick-witted answer

237

TACIT

done without using words

238

MONOTONY

no variation; tediously the same

239

MOLT

to shed hair, skin, or an outer layer periodically

240

ACME

highest point; summit; the highest level or degree attainable

241

ADULTERATE

to make impure

242

SLAKE

to calm down or moderate

243

FRACTIOUS

unruly; rebellious

244

ENCOMIUM

warm praise

245

INVECTIVE

abusive language

246

SALUBRIOUS

healthful

247

EFFIGY

stuffed doll; likeness of a person

248

ARCHAIC

ancient; old-fashioned

249

SENTIENT

aware; conscious; able to perceive

250

DISTAFF

the female branch of a family

251

SINECURE

a well-paying job or office that requires little or no work

252

PUSILLANIMOUS

cowardly; without courage

253

DEFERENCE

respect; courtesy

254

ARTICULATE

able to speak clearly and expressively

255

SATIATE

to satisfy fully or overindulge

256

REPOSE

relaxation; leisure

257

REPUDIATE

to reject the validity of

258

REQUITE

to return or repay

259

PUERILE

childish, immature, or silly

260

INTRACTABLE

not easily managed or manipulated

261

PARIAH

an outcast

262

POSIT

to assume as real or conceded; propose as an explanation

263

PALLIATE

to make less serious; ease

264

ESOTERIC

known or understood only by a few

265

PROPRIETY

the quality of behaving in a proper manner; obeying rules and customs

266

PROLIFERATE

to increase in number quickly

267

INTERREGNUM

period between reigns

268

PRODIGAL

lavish; wasteful

269

MILITATE

to operate against; work against

270

MYOPIC

lacking foresight; having a narrow view or lang-range perspective

271

ENIGMA

a puzzle; a mystery

272

AMBIGUOUS

doubtful or uncertain; can be interpreted several ways

273

DICTUM

authoritative statement

274

OVERWROUGHT

agitated; overdone

275

ABATE

to reduce in amount, degree, or severity

276

ERRATIC

wandering and unpredictable

277

INUNDATE

to overwhelm; to cover with water

278

HOMOGENEOUS

of a similar kind

279

SUBLIME

lofty or grand

280

INNOCUOUS

harmless

281

IMPLACABLE

unable to be calmed down or made peaceful

282

STIGMA

a mark of shame or discredit

283

IMPETUOUS

quick to act without thinking

284

HETEROGENEOUS

composed of unlike parts; different; diverse

285

CAPRICIOUS

changing one's mind quickly and often

286

EULOGY

speech in praise of someone

287

LOQUACIOUS

talkative

288

LETHARGIC

acting in an indifferent or slow, sluggish manner

289

DISSONANCE

a harsh and disagreeable combination, especially of sounds

290

SYMBIOSIS

cooperation; mutual helpfulness

291

FORESTALL

to prevent or delay; anticipate

292

SPARTAN

highly self-disciplined; frugal; austere

293

EFFRONTERY

impudent boldness; audacity

294

AXIOM

premise; postulate; self-evident truth

295

EXACERBATE

to make worse

296

EXONERATE

to clear of blame

297

PUGILISM

boxing

298

CHICANERY

deception by means of craft or guile

299

DITHER

to act confusedly or without clear purpose

300

PROBITY

complete honesty and integriity

301

NADIR

lowest point

302

ESTIMABLE

admirable

303

PRUDENCE

wisdom, caution, restraint

304

CARTOGRAPHY

science or art of making maps

305

EXPLICIT

clearly stated or shown; forthright in expression

306

STASIS

a state of static balance or equilibrium; stagnation

307

FOMENT

to arouse or incite

308

VARIEGATED

varied; marked with different colors

309

INGRATE

ungrateful person

310

VICISSITUDE

a change or variation; ups and downs

311

VIM

vitality and energy

312

VITUPERATE

to abuse verbally; berate

313

VOLUBLE

talkative; speaking easily; glib

314

WAN

sickly pale

315

WANTON

undisciplined; unrestrained; reckless

316

ABJURE

to reject; abandon formally

317

ABASE

to humble; disgrace

318

ACIDULOUS

sour in taste or manner

319

ALACRITY

speed or quickness

320

TOME

book, usually large and academic

321

QUERULOUS

inclined to complain; irritable

322

QUIESCENT

motionless

323

PEREGRINATE

to wander from place to place; to travel, especially on foot

324

DESULTORY

jumping from one thing to another; disconnected

325

AMORTIZE

to diminish by installment payments

326

PERFIDIOUS

willing to betray one's trust

327

QUIXOTIC

overly idealistic; impractical

328

PERFUNCTORY

done in a routine way; indifferent

329

AMULET

ornament worn as a charm against evil spirits

330

QUOTIDIAN

occurring daily; commonplace

331

DIAPHANOUS

allowing light to show through; delicate

332

TORPOR

extreme mental and physical sluggishness

333

TRANSITORY

temporary; lasting a brief time

334

PROCLIVITY

a natural inclination or predisposition

335

ANALGESIA

a lessening or pain without loss of consciousness

336

ABSCOND

to leave secretly

337

ANALOGOUS

similar or alike in some way; equivalent to

338

ANODYNE

something that calms or soothes pain

339

ANTIPATHY

extreme dislike

340

TRENCHANT

acute, sharp, or incisive; forceful; effective

341

APOCRYPHAL

of questionable authority or authenticity

342

APOSTATE

one who renounces a religious faith

343

ABSTEMIOUS

moderate in appetite

344

APPROBATION

approval and praise

345

TURGID

swollen as from a fluid; bloated

346

ACCRETION

a growth in size; an increase in amount

347

AERIE

a nest built high in the air; an elevated, often secluded, dwelling

348

TYRO

beginner; novice

349

UMBRAGE

offense; resentment

350

ARDOR

intense and passionate feeling

351

ARROGATE

to claim without justification; to claim for oneself without right

352

ASSAIL

to attack; assault

353

UNCONSCIONABLE

unscrupulous; shockingly unfair or unjust

354

UNEQUIVOCAL

absolute; certain

355

UPBRAID

to scold sharply

356

HERMETIC

tightly sealed

357

HOARY

very old; whitish or gray from age

358

AESTHETIC

concerning the appreciation of beauty

359

ATTENUATE

to reduce in force or degree; weaken

360

AUGURY

prophecy; prediction of events

361

AFFECTED

phony; artificial

362

AGGRANDIZE

to increase in power, influence, and reputation

363

DECLIVITY

downward slope

364

HUSBAND

to manage economically; to use sparingly

365

EQUIVOCATE

to use expressions of double meaning in order to mislead

366

DECOROUS

proper; tasteful; socially correct

367

DELETERIOUS

subtly or unexpectedly harmful

368

DEMAGOGUE

a leader or rabble-rouser, usually appealing to emotion or prejudice

369

DEMUR

to express doubts or objection

370

RACONTEUR

witty, skillful storyteller

371

ERSATZ

fake

372

ERUDITE

learned; scholarly; bookish

373

PEJORATIVE

having bad connotations; disparaging

374

PENURY

an oppressive lack of resource (as money); severe poverty

375

DERIDE

to speak of or treat with contempt; to mock

376

RAREFY

to make thinner or sparser

377

REDRESS

relief from wrong or injury

378

REJOINDER

response

379

DIFFIDENT

lacking self-confidence

380

DILATORY

intended to delay

381

EXPONENT

one who champions or advocates

382

PERIPATETIC

wandering from place to place, especially on foot

383

NUMISMATICS

coin collecting

384

PERSPICACIOUS

shrewd, astute, or keen-witted

385

OBDURATE

hardened in feeling; resistant to persuasion

386

DILETTANTE

someone with an amateurish or superficial interest in a topic

387

RESTIVE

impatient, uneasy, or restless

388

PHALANX

a compact or close-knit body of people, animals, or things

389

DISABUSE

to set right; free from error

390

DISCERN

to perceive or recognize

391

PHILISTINE

a person who is guided by materialism and is disdainful of intellectual or artistic values

392

DISPARATE

fundamentally different; entirely unalike

393

JINGOISM

belligerent support of one's country

394

INQUEST

an investigation; an inquiry

395

KEEN

having a sharp edge; intellectually sharp; perceptive

396

LATENT

potential that is not readily apparent

397

INCULCATE

to teach; impress in the mind

398

OBLIQUE

indirect or evasive; misleading or devious

399

LAVISH

extremely generous or extravagant; giving unsparingly

400

OBSEQUIOUS

overly submissive and eager to please

401

KINETIC

relating to motion; characterized by movement

402

LEERY

suspicious

403

OBVIATE

to prevent; to make unnecessary

404

LEGERDEMAIN

trickery

405

KNELL

sound of a funeral bell; omen of death or failure

406

LEVITY

an inappropriate lack of seriousness; overly casual

407

OCCLUDE

to stop up; prevent the passage of

408

OFFICIOUS

too helpful; meddlesome

409

LIBERAL

tolerant or broad-minded; generous or lavish

410

LACONIC

using few words

411

INIMICAL

hostile; unfriendly

412

INCHOATE

not fully formed; disorganized

413

ONEROUS

troublesome and oppressive; burdensome

414

OPINE

to express an opinion

415

PHLEGMATIC

calm and unemotional in temperament

416

LIBERTINE

a free thinker, usually used disparagingly; one without moral restraint

417

PITHY

profound or substantial yet concise succinct, and to the point

418

LICENTIOUS

immoral; unrestrained by society

419

PLEBEIAN

crude or coarse; characteristic of commoners

420

LIMPID

clear; transparent

421

PLUCKY

courageous; spunky

422

LIONIZE

to treat as a celebrity

423

LISSOME

easily flexed; limber; agile

424

POLEMIC

controversy; argument; verbal attack

425

OPPROBRIUM

public disgrace

426

LISTLESS

lacking energy and enthusiasm

427

POLITIC

shrewd and practical in managing or dealing with things; diplomatic

428

RHETORIC

effective writing or speaking

429

LIVID

discolored from a bruise; reddened with anger

430

LUGUBRIOUS

sorrowful; mournful; dismal

431

LUMBER

to move slowly and awkwardly

432

MACHINATION

plot or scheme

433

CLOYING

sickly sweet; excessive

434

RIBALD

humorous in a vulgar way

435

ROCOCO

very highly ornamented

436

IMPUGN

to call into question; to attack verbally

437

COALESCE

to grow together to form a single whole

438

COFFER

strongbox; large chest for money

439

COGENT

convincing and well-reasoned

440

WHIMSICAL

lightly acting in a fanciful or capricious manner; unpredictable

441

WILY

clever; deceptive

442

COLLUSION

collaboration; complicity; conspiracy

443

WIZENED

shriveled; withered; wrinkled

444

WRAITH

a ghost or specter; a ghost of a living person seen just before his/her death

445

YOKE

to join together

446

ZENITH

the point of culmination; peak

447

ICONOCLAST

one who opposes established beliefs, customs, and institutions

448

CONVOLUTED

intricate and complicated

449

COSSET

to pamper; treat with great care

450

COTERIE

an intimate group of persons with a similar purpose

451

CREDULOUS

too trusting; gullible

452

CRAVEN

lacking courage

453

CUPIDITY

greed; strong desire

454

DEBUTANTE

young woman making debut in high society

455

SALIENT

prominent; of notable significance

456

PRATTLE

meaningless; foolish talk

457

PRECIPITATE

to throw violently or bring about abruptly; lacking deliberation

458

PRECIS

short summary of facts

459

JUDICIOUS

sensible; showing good judgement

460

INTRANSIGENT

uncompromising; refusing to be reconciled

461

INSIPID

lacking interest or flavor

462

INVIDIOUS

envious, obnoxious, or offensive; likely to promote ill-will

463

INVESTITURE

ceremony conferring authority

464

INURE

to harden; accustom become used to

465

IMPRECATION

a curse

466

PALLID

lacking color or liveliness

467

PANACHE

flamboyance or dash in style and action; verve

468

ABEYANCE

temporary suppression or suspension

469

PANEGYRIC

elaborate praise; formal hymn of praise

470

CASTIGATE

to punish or criticize harshly

471

PANOPLY

impressive array

472

BONHOMIE

good-natured geniality; atmosphere of good cheer

473

PARAGON

model of excellence or perfection

474

BOOR

crude person, one lacking manners or taste

475

BURGEON

to grow and flourish

476

MAELSTROM

whirlpool; turmoil; agitated state of mind

477

MAGNATE

powerful or influential person

478

MALEDICTION

a curse; a wish of evil upon another

479

MANNERED

artificial or stilted in character

480

MARTINET

strict disciplinarian; one who rigidly follows rules

481

CATHOLIC

universal; broad and comprehensive

482

PARE

to trim off excess; reduce

483

CAUSTIC

biting in wit

484

CABAL

a secret group seeking to overturn something

485

MAUDLIN

overly sentimental

486

MENDACIOUS

dishonest

487

MENDICANT

beggar

488

MERCURIAL

quick, shrewd, and unpredictable

489

MERETRICIOUS

gaudy; falsely attractive

490

INGRATIATE

to gain favor with another by deliberate effort; to seek to please somebody so as to gain an advantage

491

INSURRECTION

rebellion

492

PRESCIENT

having foresight

493

PREVARICATE

to lie or deviate from the truth

494

INTER

to bury

495

IMBUE

to infuse, dye, wet, or moisten

496

IMPECUNIOUS

poor; having no money

497

IMPERVIOUS

impossible to penetrate

498

IMPIOUS

not devout in religion

499

INCARNADINE

blood-red in color

500

INDOLENT

habitually lazy or idle