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Turpitude

Nov 7, 2016

Meaning: A corrupt or depraved or degenerate act or practice

Clement

Nov 4, 2016

Meaning: inclined to show mercy

Reprobate

Nov 3, 2016

Meaning: A person without moral scruples

Upbraid

Nov 2, 2016

Meaning: To find fault with or reproach severely

Stultify

Oct 28, 2016

Meaning: prove to be of unsound mind or demonstrate someone's incompetence

Waylay

Oct 27, 2016

Meaning: Wait in hiding to attack

Antithetical

Oct 25, 2016

Meaning: Sharply contrasted in character or purpose

Ossify

Oct 24, 2016

Meaning: Make rigid and set into a conventional pattern

Uncouth

Oct 21, 2016

Meaning: Lacking refinement, cultivation or taste

Urchin

Oct 20, 2016

Meaning: Poor and often mischievous city child

Umbrage

Oct 19, 2016

Meaning: A feeling of anger caused by being offended

Sangfroid

Oct 18, 2016

Meaning: Keenly distressing to the mind or feelings

Poignant

Oct 17, 2016

Meaning: Keenly distressing to the mind or feelings

Penurious

Oct 13, 2016

Meaning: extremely stingy; parsimonious

Onerous

Oct 10, 2016

Meaning: Not easily borne; wearing

Quiver

Oct 7, 2016

Meaning: Shake with fast, tremulous movements

Catharsis

Oct 6, 2016

Meaning: Of or characteristic of a child

Puerile

Oct 6, 2016

Meaning: Of or characteristic of a child

Sordid

Oct 4, 2016

Meaning: Morally degraded; unpleasant and offensive

Apostate

Oct 3, 2016

Meaning: Not faithful to religion, party or cause

Cynosure

Sep 29, 2016

Meaning: Something that strongly attracts attention and admiration

Shard

Sep 28, 2016

Meaning:  A broken piece of a brittle artifact

Peremptory

Sep 27, 2016

Meaning: Offensively self-assured or given to exercising usually unwarranted power

Diaphanous

Sep 26, 2016

Meaning: So thin as to transmit light

Succor

Sep 23, 2016

Meaning: Assistance in time of difficulty

Travail

Sep 22, 2016

Meaning:  Use of physical or mental energy; hard work

Vendetta

Sep 21, 2016

Meaning:  any prolonged and bitter feud, rivalry, contention, or the like

Impecunious

Sep 20, 2016

Meaning:  Not having enough money to pay for necessities

Effervescence

Sep 19, 2016

Meaning: to show enthusiasm, excitement, liveliness

Fissure

Sep 16, 2016

Meaning: A long narrow depression in a surface

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