Words 4 Today-20110627

Palate,Palatable

Tweak

Tranche

Dwindle(shrink)

Equivocal(ambiguous)

Sweep

Chip

Chop,Choppy

Impoverish,Impoverishment

Sacred

Cherish

Forefront

Posture(stance)

Spite

Weary

Indefatigable(tireless,unflagging,unwearying,”inexhaustible”)

Cerebral(intellectual,rational,sensible)

Earthy

Vest,Vested interest

Burly(strong,brawny,sturdy)

Crunch

Demote

Dispense

Shore up

Respite(rest,relax,relief)

Torpedo(wreck,ruin,destroy)

Moot(unsolved,propose)

Rile(irritate,provoke,stir)

Technocratic,Technocracy

Renege(betray,default,violate a promise)

Deputy

Credential(quality,certificate)

Prop(support)

Miscreant(villain,wrongdoer,reprobate)

Seam,Seamless(stitch,sew)

Tent(camping in tent)

Scruffy(untidy,dirty,seedy)

Scruff(lifting by neck)

Glee,Gleeful

Withhold

Squabble(quarrel,tiff,spat over petty stuff)

Coax(persuade gently)

Petty

Hastily

Galvanise

Slogan

Chant(chanting slogans)

Jockey(chouse)

Gritty(unpleasantly realistic)

Reverberate,Reverberant,Reverberation

Phlegm,Phlegmatic(cold,calm,indifferent)

Jostle(push roughly against)

Flank(side)

Loath,Loathsome

Groan(complain,grumble)

Plod

Sibling

Activism

Tick,Uptick

Spank

Barrel(Lock,stock and two barrels)

Bump,Bumpy(Choppy)

Reminiscent

Dire(dreadful,awful,horrible,disastrous)

Subsidise

Python

Abrupt

Disruptive