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des-ic-cate

verb :: To dry up; to deprive or exhaust of moisture; to preserve by drying.

"Climate changes and/or overgrazing around 8000 BC began to desiccate the pastoral lands of Egypt."

 



in-cho-ate

adj. :: Recently, or just, begun; beginning; partially but not fully in existence or operation; existing in its elements; incomplete.

"Then his eyes went muddy, as if he had lost his grip on the inchoate thought." --London, Jack

 



chol-er-ic

adj. :: Easily irritated; irascible; inclined to anger.

adj. :: Angry; indicating anger; excited by anger.

"And let a man beware, how he keepeth company with choleric and quarrelsome persons; for they will engage him into their own quarrels." --Bacon, Sir Francis

 



su-pine

adj. :: Lying on the back, or with the face upward.

adj. :: Negligent; heedless; indolent; listless.

"This whale is not dead; he is only dispirited; out of sorts, perhaps; hypochondriac; and so supine, that the hinges of his jaw have relaxed, leaving him there in that ungainly sort of plight, a reproach to all his tribe, who must, no doubt, imprecate lock-jaws upon him." --Melville, Herman

 



jaun-ty

adj. :: Having a buoyant or self-confident air; brisk; Airy; showy.

"He had great neatness of person, and he continued to wear his spruce black coat and his bowler hat, always a little too small for him, in a dapper, jaunty manner." --Maugham, W. Somerset

 





 

 



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