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Evasive

Hard to catch

1

Corpulent

Fat

2

Extrapolate

To extend a definition

3

Aghast

Filled with shock

4

Inquisitive

Curious

5

Cognitive

Pertains to the act of knowing

6

Construe

To interpret in a particular action

7

Concede

To admit something is true after denying it

8

Baleful

Full of menacing intentions

9

Obsolete

Out of date

10

Docile

Teachable/obedient

11

Tintinnabulation

Ringing of a bell

12

Accord

Concurrence of opinions

13

Avance

Excessive greed

14

Furlough

Leave of absence

15

Convergence

Conjoining of parts

16

Contempt

Feeling mean

17

Fusty

Saturated with dust

18

Decrepit

Weakened by old age

19

Maniacal

Insane

20

Urbane

Refined

21

Furtive

Trying not to be seen

22

Infallible

Incapable of failure

23

Bestow

To present honor or gift

24

Grok

To understand thoroughly

25

Implicit

Capable of being understood

26

Immolate

To kill or sacrifice

27

Utter. Adj

Without qualification

28

Haughty

Blatantly proud

29

Mundane

Dull

30

Taut

Tight

31

Extricate

To free from entanglement

32

Subane

To overcome with excessive force

33

Carapace

Hard upper shell of a turtle

34

Ariel

Gazelle found in upper Africa

35

Lexicon

Language specific to an area

36

Obtuse

Lacking in intellect

37

Extol

To praise enthusiastically

38

Halcyon

Indicating a happy time in the past

39

Credulous

Gullible

40

Affinity

Inherent likeness

41

Levity

Light hearted humor

42

Domicile

Home

43

Tome

Large book

44

Indolence

State of rest without pain

45

Feral

Wild savage