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100 Words For Every Graduate

Subjects : english, vocabulary
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1. Seize and take control without authority and possibly with force

2. (adj) lacking confidence - shy or timid

3. Of the same kind

4. Promising success

5. To take and use ideas from another's work

6. To renouce - repudiate - or react.

7. A compound of high molecular weight

8. Form of government in which all power is vested in a few persons or in a dominant class or clique

9. The basic structure or features of a system or organization

10. Insert words into texts - often falsifying it thereby

11. To bring under complete control

12. A set or system of names or terms - as those used in a particular science or art - by an individual or community - etc

13. Almighty or infinite in power - as God

14. A hemoprotein composed of globin and heme that gives red blood cells their characteristic color

15. A display in fixed arrangement of a set (boy - boy's - boys - boys'): an example serving as a model

16. Mournful or gloomy especially to a ludicrous degree

17. To show to be false

18. Awkward - lacking in social graces - tactless - clumsy

19. Control over freedom of others - pretaining to a centralized government that does not tolerate opinion

20. The time when day and night are of equal length

21. The use of words to convey a meaning that is the opposite of its literal meaning

22. A language user's knowledge of words

23. Science concerned with relations between heat and mecanial energy

24. An act of gerrymandering (dividing a voting area so as to give your own party an unfair advantage)

25. Of or pertaining to money

26. To seperate

27. Excessively flattering

28. (adj) harmful [to health]

29. Someone who hates or fears foreigners

30. The official currency of the European Union

31. Officer in the (ceremonial) bodyguard of the British monarch

32. A half

33. Try to gain favor by cringing or flattering

34. Violent commotion

35. Total rejection of established laws and institutions

36. Supplying motive force

37. The liquid part of blood or lymph

38. An advocate of the grant or extension of political suffrage

39. Sythesis of complex organic materials

40. To expurgate by removing or modifying passages considered vulgar or objectionable

41. Haughtily disdainful or contemptuous

42. (n) sudden - intuitive insight into reality or the meaning of something

43. Showing a lack of intelligence

44. (v) to deprive of force or strength

45. Whirling mass of movment

46. Not open to question or dispute

47. Of the nature of or characterized by precipies

48. (adj) rude - boorish

49. The doctrine that government should not interfere in commercial affairs

50. Trickery or deception by quibbling or sophistry.