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Yoke

Published on: 22-JUL-2015

Meaning: A crossbar that is used to harness animals like oxen together

Awl

Published on: 20-JUL-2015

Meaning: A pointed instrument or tool used for piercing leather or wood

Hirsute

Published on: 17-JUL-2015

Meaning: Having the characteristic of hair, shaggy.

Convoluted

Published on: 15-JUL-2015

Meaning: Twisted, curved or having tortuous windings

Warmonger

Published on: 13-JUL-2015

Meaning: Refers to one who advocates war

Ghastly

Published on: 09-JUL-2015

Meaning: Terrible, horrible or frightful

Veracity

Published on: 08-JUL-2015

Meaning: Honesty or truthfulness

Flail

Published on: 07-JUL-2015

Meaning: An instrument or device that is used for threshing which contains a handle made of wood at one end and a stick that swings freely at the other

Reactionary

Published on: 02-JUL-2015

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

Genealogy

Published on: 30-JUN-2015

Meaning: An account or record of one's derivation, descent, lineage or ancestry

Retort

Published on: 29-JUN-2015

Meaning: To answer back or retaliate

Homily

Published on: 26-JUN-2015

Meaning: A short lecture or sermon esp. one related to a Biblical topic

Retrieve

Published on: 25-JUN-2015

Meaning: To recover or restore

Tumult

Published on: 19-JUN-2015

Meaning: Commotion or noise created by a mob

Transmute

Published on: 18-JUN-2015

Meaning: To undergo transformation from one form or condition to another

Loathe

Published on: 12-JUN-2015

Meaning: To detest, despise or hate

Foray

Published on: 11-JUN-2015

Meaning: A raid, plunder or pillage

Spoonerism

Published on: 10-JUN-2015

Meaning: The transposition of sounds of words or the transposition of parts of two words

Providence

Published on: 09-JUN-2015

Meaning: God's care and guidance over the creatures of the earth

Conduit

Published on: 06-JUN-2015

Meaning: A tube or pipe for conveying fluids

Toady

Published on: 05-JUN-2015

Meaning: A sycophant or one who flatters other people in order to gain favours

Viscous

Published on: 03-JUN-2015

Meaning: Thick, sticky, viscid or glutinous

Orient

Published on: 02-JUN-2015

Meaning: The east; also the eastern region of the heavens

Supernumerary

Published on: 30-MAY-2015

Meaning: Extra or being in excess of the usual or prescribed amount

Chivalrous

Published on: 27-MAY-2015

Meaning: Possessing qualities like gallantry, honour, courage and courtesy

Eclectic

Published on: 26-MAY-2015

Meaning: Selecting from a variety of sources or styles

Malevolence

Published on: 25-MAY-2015

Meaning: Spitefulness

Imponderable

Published on: 22-MAY-2015

Meaning: That which can't be evaluated, measured or determined precisely

Idiosyncrasy

Published on: 21-MAY-2015

Meaning: A behaviour pattern peculiar to a type of individual or group of such like minded people

Flagellate

Published on: 20-MAY-2015

Meaning: To flog, scourge or whip

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