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Reprobate

Nov 3, 2016

Meaning: A person without moral scruples

Riposte

Jul 29, 2016

Meaning: a quick, sharp return in speech or action

Repine

Jul 27, 2016

Meaning: Express discontent

Reactionary

Jul 2, 2015

Meaning: Regressive, conservative or pertaining to or strongly advocating reaction in politics and opposing political and social change

Retort

Jun 29, 2015

Meaning: To answer back or retaliate

Retrieve

Jun 25, 2015

Meaning: To recover or restore

Regal

May 5, 2015

Meaning: Pertaining to or characteristic of a king or monarch

Rile

Apr 21, 2015

Meaning: Abounding with or of frequent occurrence

Refractory

Apr 16, 2015

Meaning: Stubborn, unruly or obstinate

Nimble

Feb 18, 2015

Meaning: Quick or agile in movement or action

Recourse

Feb 5, 2015

Meaning: The act of resorting to a person or thing for help or protection

Redolent

Jan 3, 2015

Meaning: Having or emitting a pleasant smell; fragrant

Revile

Dec 30, 2014

Meaning: To scold or rebuke using offensive language

Replete

Dec 8, 2014

Meaning: Stout, fat or well stuffed

Rostrum

Nov 14, 2013

Meaning: A dais, stage or platform that is used for public speaking

Risque

Aug 31, 2013

Meaning: Improper, indecent or off-colour

Rife

Apr 17, 2013

widespread or prevalent

Realpolitik

Apr 10, 2013

Politics that is based on practical needs and the need for power, rather than ideological principles or ethics

Raison d'être

Mar 25, 2013

Refers to the purpose of living; the reason to exist

Resplendent

Mar 12, 2013

refers to shining luminously or radiantly

Restive

Mar 2, 2013

Refers to being unruly, uneasy, and impatient/Refusing to budge

Refractory

Feb 28, 2013

Refers to being stubborn, unruly or obstinate. Something that is used in lining a fence

Raze

Feb 20, 2013

Refers to destroy, to demolish, to erase or shave off

Rustic

Feb 8, 2013

Refers to the country side, simple lacking in elegance, made by using rough wood

Reprove

Jan 19, 2013

Meaning: To criticize or to find flaws in someone

Recondite

Jan 17, 2013

Meaning: Refers to something which is diffciult to understand/ hidden/ abstruse

Revulsion

Jan 10, 2013

Meaning: Referred to as an unexpected or impulsive transformation of mood

Recreant

Jan 9, 2013

Meaning: Refers to someone who is cowardly or gutless

  

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