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Perigee

Published on: 26-JUL-2016

Meaning: Periapsis in Earth orbit; the point in its orbit where a satellite is nearest to the Earth

Obsequious

Published on: 25-JUL-2016

Meaning: Attempting to win favor from influential people by flattery

Anodyne

Published on: 22-JUL-2016

Meaning: Capable of relieving pain

Emulate

Published on: 21-JUL-2016

Meaning: imitate with effort to equal or surpass

Undulate

Published on: 20-JUL-2016

Meaning: To move like a wave or in waves.

Sluggard

Published on: 19-JUL-2016

Meaning: A person habitually lazy or idle

Overweening

Published on: 18-JUL-2016

Meaning: Unrestrained, especially with regard to feelings

Sinuous

Published on: 15-JUL-2016

Meaning: Curved or curving in and out

Talisman

Published on: 14-JUL-2016

Meaning: Anything whose presence exercises a remarkable or powerful influence on human feelings or actions.

Pellucid

Published on: 13-JUL-2016

Meaning: Transmitting light; able to be seen through with clarity

Insipid

Published on: 12-JUL-2016

Meaning: Lacking taste, flavor or tang

Denouement

Published on: 11-JUL-2016

Meaning: The outcome of a complex sequence of events

Canard

Published on: 08-JUL-2016

Meaning: A deliberately misleading fabrication

Bucolic

Published on: 07-JUL-2016

Meaning: Relating to shepherds or herdsmen or devoted to raising sheep or cattle

Thespian

Published on: 06-JUL-2016

Meaning: Relating to drama and the theatre.

Stolid

Published on: 05-JUL-2016

Meaning: Expressing no power of feeling or perceiving.

Subterfuge

Published on: 05-JUL-2016

Meaning: Evasion

Filibuster

Published on: 01-JUL-2016

Meaning: A legislator who gives long speeches in an effort to delay or obstruct legislation that he (or she) opposes

Lambaste

Published on: 30-JUN-2016

Meaning: Censure severely or angrily

Opprobrium

Published on: 29-JUN-2016

Meaning: A state of extreme dishonor

Qualm

Published on: 28-JUN-2016

Meaning: Uneasiness about the fitness of an action

Salubrious

Published on: 27-JUN-2016

Meaning: Promoting health

Zealotry

Published on: 24-JUN-2016

Meaning: Excessive intolerance of opposing views

Travesty

Published on: 23-JUN-2016

Meaning: A comedy characterized by broad satire and improbable situations

Iconoclastic

Published on: 22-JUN-2016

Meaning: Destructive of images used in religious worship

Erudite

Published on: 21-JUN-2016

Meaning: Having or showing profound knowledge

Stolid

Published on: 20-JUN-2016

Meaning: Expressing no power of feeling or perceiving.

Somniferous

Published on: 17-JUN-2016

Meaning: Tending to produce sleep

Aggrandize

Published on: 16-JUN-2016

Meaning: Make appear better or greater (in power, wealth, quality, etc.) than reality

Gibe

Published on: 15-JUN-2016

Meaning: To utter taunts or reproaches

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