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100 Words For Every College Student

Subjects : english, vocabulary
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1. To utter - or express with - a snorting - exultant laugh or chuckle

2. Deadly

3. Having only one side

4. Brief - concise

5. A natural inclination; predisposition

6. Understood by only a few

7. A warning or caution

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

9. Frivolity (not serious or sensible)

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

11. Inclined to keep quiet

12. Having bounds

13. Characterized by lightness and insubstantiality; intangible

14. Displaing a lack of maturity

15. Partially but not fully in existence or operation

16. A chain; a succession

17. Environment; setting

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

19. Extremely scanty (bare)

20. 'tongue-in-cheek-advice' characterized by wit and pleasantry

21. Very talkative

22. Making a loud outcry

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

24. The thing speaks for itself

25. To make or grow better

26. To divide into two parts or branches

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

28. A tensely phrased statement of a truth or opinion; an adage

29. An indispensable thing

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

31. A stock of terms used in a particular profession - subject or style; a vocabulary

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

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

34. Relating to money

35. Wicked in the extreme

36. Bitter - harsh - or biting sharpness

37. A word or phrase by which anything is likened to something else; it's often introduced by 'like' or 'as'

38. A relationship of mutual benefit or depencence

39. Lofty with pride

40. Being everywhere

41. A figure of speech in which a word or phrase literally denoting one kind of object or idea is used in place of another to suggest a likeness or analogy between them

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

43. Related by blood - descended from the same ancestor

44. Necessary; indispensable

45. A temporary stay; a brief period of residence

46. The use of trickery to deceive

47. Characterized by or having authority vested equally among colleagues

48. Lacking in courage and resolution

49. To depart from or evade the truth

50. Extravagant exaggeration