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Antipathy

Antipathy

By: Angelina Wintonick, Sports Editor

January 16, 2019

Noun. A deep-seated feeling of dislike; aversion. His antipathy for his first wife dated back to his divorce.

Abrogate

Abrogate

January 15, 2019

Verb. Repeal or do away with the law, right, or agreement. "No one can abrogate others' right to free speech".

Trepidation

Trepidation

January 14, 2019

Noun. A feeling of fear or agitation about something that may or may not actually happen. “He entered the cave with considerable trepidation.”

Elucidate

Elucidate

January 11, 2019

Verb. To make something clear; explain. "The teacher gave a presentation that helped to elucidate the project.”  

Irascible

Irascible

By: Angelina Wintonick, Sports Editor

January 10, 2019

Adjective. Characterized by or arising from anger; (of a person). "He was always irascible and quick to get into a fight.”

Histrionic

Histrionic

By: Angelina Wintonick, Sports Editor

January 9, 2019

Adjective. Overly theatrical or melodramatic in character or style. “His histrionic reaction disrupted the meeting.”

Titular

Titular

January 8, 2019

Adjective. Relating to or constituting a title. “The titular head of the business".

Nescience

Nescience

January 7, 2019

Adjective. Lacking knowledge; ignorance. "His nescience of the topic was obvious.”

Nummary

Nummary

January 4, 2019

Adjective. Of or relating to dealing in coins or money. George filed a nummary report.  ...

Kaleidoscopic

Kaleidoscopic

By: Angelina Wintonick, Sports Editor

January 3, 2019

Adjective.  Continually shifting from one set of relations to another; rapidly changing form, pattern, color, etc., in a manner suggesting a kaleid...

Millefleur

Millefleur

January 2, 2019

Adjective. Having an allover pattern of small flowers and plants. The museum's collection includes several medieval tapestries with millefleur designs.  

Grinch

Grinch

December 21, 2018

Noun. A person or thing that spoils or dampens the pleasure of others. No one believed that Ms. Phillips could be anything other than a Grinch bec...

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