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100 Words For Every College Student

Subjects : english, vocabulary
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1. A minute amount; an iota or trace

2. Making a loud outcry

3. A person of refined upbringing - manners and taste

4. A mild or vague word or phrase replacing one considered harsh or offensively direct

5. Related by blood - descended from the same ancestor

6. Disparaging - belittling

7. The representation of abstract ideas or principles by characters - figures - or events in narrative - dramatic - or pictorial form

8. Course - base - instinctive

9. Seize the moment

10. A core or nucleus of trained or otherwise qualified personnel around which an organization is formed

11. Extravagant exaggeration

12. Relating to money

13. One who attacks and seeks to overthrow traditional or popular ideas of institutions

14. The thing speaks for itself

15. To go back on a promise or commitment

16. Peaceful - undisturbed - and happy

17. Inclined to put off what ought to be done at once

18. Of doubtful authority or authenticity

19. Lofty with pride

20. Favoring social equality

21. Id est (that is)

22. Displaing a lack of maturity

23. Extremely scanty (bare)

24. An excessive desire of gain; greediness

25. Frivolity (not serious or sensible)

26. Sharp - biting - or acid in temper - expression - or tone

27. Exempli gratia (for example)

28. Commonplace; trivial

29. To make faulty or imperfect

30. (LLC) combine the liability protection of a coorporation with the tax benefits and simplicity of a partnership

31. Characterized by a narrow - often ostentatious concern for book learning and formal rules

32. Full; entire; complete

33. Necessary; indispensable

34. Needless repetition of the same sense in different words; redundancy

35. Honesty - uprightness

36. A chain; a succession

37. Characterized by or consisting of two parts or components

38. A leader who tries to stir up people by appeals to emotion - prejudice - etc. - in order to achieve power

39. Argument over the definition of words

40. Bitterly sarcastic

41. Brief - concise

42. Characterized by extensive reading or knowledge; well instructed; learned

43. The use of trickery to deceive

44. Without contents - empty; void of sense or intelligence; purposeless; pointless; useless

45. Happening by chance

46. More than is wanted or is sufficient

47. Characterized by or having authority vested equally among colleagues

48. Deadly

49. To make or grow better

50. The choice and use of words in speech or writing