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100 Words For Every College Student

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1. A natural inclination; predisposition

2. Short lived

3. Energy and enthusiasm in the expression of ideas

4. The thing speaks for itself

5. Quickness of perception or discernment (understanding)

6. Course - base - instinctive

7. An indispensable thing

8. Characterized by or consisting of two parts or components

9. To sketch - outline in a shadowy way

10. An accomplished and presumably irreversible deed or fact

11. Lofty with pride

12. To cancel - destroy - revoke - or void

13. Characterized by or having authority vested equally among colleagues

14. Favoring social equality

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

16. Peaceful - undisturbed - and happy

17. Very talkative

18. Of doubtful authority or authenticity

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

20. Having two opposite or contradictory ideas

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

22. Making a loud outcry

23. Displaing a lack of maturity

24. Lacking in courage and resolution

25. Id est (that is)

26. A minute amount; an iota or trace

27. Commonplace; trivial

28. Related by blood - descended from the same ancestor

29. To make or grow better

30. Exempli gratia (for example)

31. Brief - concise

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

33. To depart from or evade the truth

34. Full; entire; complete

35. To be deliberately ambiguous or unclear

36. Wicked in the extreme

37. Being everywhere

38. Understood by only a few

39. Inclined to keep quiet

40. To divide into two parts or branches

41. Argument over the definition of words

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

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

44. Conveying instruction; teaching some moral lesson

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

46. Happening by chance

47. Partially but not fully in existence or operation

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

49. Made up of or combining elements from varying sources

50. Deadly