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100 Words For Every College Student

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

2. Brief - concise

3. Deadly

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

5. Whimsical; changeable

6. Peaceful - undisturbed - and happy

7. Extremely scanty (bare)

8. Noticeable; also - projecting; also - leaping

9. To make or grow better

10. An accomplished and presumably irreversible deed or fact

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

12. To sketch - outline in a shadowy way

13. Made up of or combining elements from varying sources

14. Having only one side

15. Lack of discernment or long-range perspective in thinking or planning

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

17. Inclined to keep quiet

18. Partially but not fully in existence or operation

19. Wicked in the extreme

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

21. A relationship of mutual benefit or depencence

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

23. To cancel - destroy - revoke - or void

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

25. Bitter - harsh - or biting sharpness

26. The study of the rules whereby words or other elements of sentence structure are combined to form grammatical sentences

27. Having two opposite or contradictory ideas

28. Omission or suppression of parts of words or sentences with a mark or series of marks (... or for example)

29. Characterized by or having authority vested equally among colleagues

30. Perception; understanding; knowledge

31. Avoiding labor and exertion; lazy

32. Extravagant exaggeration

33. Short lived

34. Very talkative

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

36. Disparaging - belittling

37. Related by blood - descended from the same ancestor

38. To prevent by interception

39. Favoring social equality

40. Having bounds

41. Conveying instruction; teaching some moral lesson

42. To make faulty or imperfect

43. An excessive desire of gain; greediness

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

45. Nota bene (Latin meaning note well); used to direct attention to something particularly important

46. To divide into two parts or branches

47. Apparently right; superficiallly fair - just - or correct - but not so in reality; appearing well at first view; plausible

48. To depart from or evade the truth

49. Relating to money

50. Being everywhere