Category : Science and Education
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1: Hating; detesting 2: Contrary; odious; detestable; repugnant; inconsisent with, or expressive of, extreme opposition Lack or loss of the ability to do simple arithmetic Overly refined or subtle: precious The act of improving or the state of being improved An abandoning of what one has believed in Mental or emotional tranquility In essential structure or function: fundamentally To coax with flattery: cajole A state of commotion, excitement, or violent disturbance A boorish opponent of art and literature: philistine To buzz, as a fly A trivial, useless, or wasteful project or activity A rumbling sound made by gas in the intestines A group of unofficial often secret and scheming advisors Tending to change abruptly and without apparent reason: whimsical, erratic A shroud for the dead A person who defrauds another by underhanded means: swindler To think seriously and deeply: to ponder The linking together in a series of something Great fear or shock that makes one feel helpless or bewildered Intemperence especially in drinking The appointing of one's friends to political office 1: The casting of aspersions 2: The denial of the importance or validity of something The theory of duty or moral obligation: ethics 1: To feel and express disapproval of: plead against 2: belittle The act or an instance of robbing, plundering, or laying waste 1: A bitter or abusive speech or writing 2: Ironical or satirical criticism To throw into mental or physical disorder: upset Long flowing side whiskers Vivid, forceful, fluent, graceful, persuasive, especially in speech or writing The sky, viewed poetically as a solid arch or vault Shaped like a pipe or tube: tubular Winding or wavering To mock or scoff at; show scorn or contempt for To throw into a state of confusion, perplexity, or embarrasment The strength to bear misfortune, pain, etc. calmly and patiently: firm courage 1: Full of smoke or soot 2: Dark, dusky 1: To explode with sudden violence: detonate 2: To shout forth denunciations or decrees 1: A simultaneous or rapid and continuous discharge of many firearms 2: something like this [a fusillade of questions] Harsh criticism Rambling, pointless, or tedious talkativeness Without hair, down, or fuzz: bald Positive, intuitive knowledge in spritual matters Tranquil, happy, idyllic, especially with nostalgic reference to earlier times [halcyon days] A word with the same spelling as another but with different meaning and pronounciation [TEAR, a drop of water from the eye: TEAR, to rip] Helping to discover or learn 1: A break in something 2: An interruption in time or continuity 1: One who explains: commentator 2: One who champions a cause or proposal Hairy; shaggy; bristly Wanton insolence or arrogance resulting from excessive pride or from passion 1: An eerie nighttime light appearing over marshland 2: a deceptive hope or goal A curse Having a constantly shifting pattern of colors producing a rainbow effect 1: Lacking skill or training 2: Lacking professional standards or scruples 3: Designed as a temporary expedient Zest for accomplishment: drive To refuse to proceed further: balk A day that will never come Alleviating pain or harshness: soothing 1: Showing lustful desires: lascivious 2: of or relating to the sex drive In a willing manner: gladly Of a peevish or melancholy disposition: billious Very talkative; fond of talking A person given to impractical ideas or projects: dreamer An unnaturally excited or distraught woman Very important person in any field or activity, especially in large businesses A lie or falsehood: dishonesty An extremely old-fashioned or reactionary person: fogy To reduce to pauperism; to make extremely poor To speak or act in a pompous or dogmatic way 1: A person's nose (jocular usage, especially of large nose) 1: To publish or make known officially 2: To make widespread A state of readiness especially for danger or opportunity 1: Habitually silent or uncommunicative; disinclined to speak readily; reserved; taciturn 2: Having a restrained, quiet, or understated quality Having the power to cure or heal: curative Music played by a group using homemade improvised instruments (as jugs or washboards) A habitually dirty or untidy person 1: Quick, active 2: clever; smart; acute 3: severe; extreme; harsh 4: keen; sharp Not true or genuine; false; counterfeit Done in a secret way: clandestine Whispering; murmuring; rustling A nation exercising political control over another nation's foreign affairs A person who seeks favor by flattering people of wealth or influence; parasite A combined or cooperative action that yields a result greater than the sum of the parts 1: Making no sound; saying nothing; still 2: Unspoken; silent 3: Not expressed or declared openly, but implied or understood Cheap and showy; gaudy; sleazy 1: Holding firmly: cohesive 2: Persistent or stubborn Dark, gloomy Given to or marked by violent utterance: thundering Of or relating to a barber or his work Dormant or inactive: sluggish 1: Tremulous or trembling movement; quaking; tremor 2: Fearful uncertainty, anxiety, etc.; apprehension Worn out by constant use; no longer having freshness, originality, or novelty; stale 1: Muddy or cloudy from having sediment stirred up 2: Thick, dense, or dark, as clouds or smoke 3: Confused; perplexed; muddled Present or seeming to be present, everywhere at the same time: omnipresent 1: Shade; shadow 2: Foliage, considered as shade-giving 3: Offense or resentment [to take umbrage at a remark] 1: To give life to; make come to life; animate 2: To make more lively, active, striking, etc. Loud, noisy or vehement in making one's feelings known: clamorous 1: Of or like a fox or foxes 2: clever, cunning, etc. A joke or jest, esp. a practical joke A crucial dividing point, line, or factor: turning point

  3 Responses to “Category : Science and Education
Archive   : WORDS12.ZIP
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  1. Very nice! Thank you for this wonderful archive. I wonder why I found it only now. Long live the BBS file archives!

  2. This is so awesome! 😀 I’d be cool if you could download an entire archive of this at once, though.

  3. But one thing that puzzles me is the “mtswslnkmcjklsdlsbdmMICROSOFT” string. There is an article about it here. It is definitely worth a read: http://www.os2museum.com/wp/mtswslnk/