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Hibernal - Imbue

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Word
Definition
Hibernal   wintry  
Hibernate   to sleep throughout the winter  
Hierarchy   arrangement by rank or standing; authoritarian body divided into ranks  
Hieroglyphic   picture writing  
Hilarity   cheerfulness; boisterous gaiety  
Hindmost   furthest behind  
Hindrance   block; obstacle  
Hinterlands   back country  
Hireling   one who serves for hire  
Hirsute   hairy  
Histrionic   theatrical  
Hoard   to stockpile; accumulate for future use  
Hoary   white with age  
Hoax   a trick; a practical joke  
Holocaust   a great destruction by fire  
Holster   pistol case  
Homage   honor; tribute  
Homeostasis   tendency of a system to maintain relative stavility  
Homespun   domestic; made at home  
Homily   sermon; serious warning  
Homogeneous   of the same kind  
Hone   to sharpen  
Hoodwink   to deceive; to delude  
Horde   a crowd  
Hortatory   encouraging; exhorting  
Horticultural   pertaining to cultivation of gardens  
Hostility   unfriendliness; hatred  
Hovel   a shack; a small, wretched house  
Hover   to hang about; to wait nearby  
Hubbub   confused uproar  
Hubris   arrogance; excessive self  
Hue   color; aspect  
Hue and cry   outcry  
Humane   marked by kindness or consideration  
Humdrum   dull; monotonous  
Humid   damp  
Humility   humbleness of spirit  
Hummock   small hill  
Humus   substance formed by decaying vegetable matter  
Hurtle   to crash; to rush  
Husband   to use sparingly; to conserve; to save <Marathon runners must husband their energy so that they can keep going for the entire distance.>  
Husbandry   frugality; thrift; agriculture  
Hybrid   mongrel; mixed breed  
Hydrophobia   fear of water; rabies  
Hyperbole   exaggeration; overstatement  
Hypercritical   excessively exacting  
Hypochondriac   person unduly worried about his health; worrier without cause about illness  
Hypocritical   pretending to be virtuous; deceiving  
Hypothetical   based on assumptions or hypotheses; supposed  
Ichthyology   study of fish  
Icon   religious image; idol  
Iconoclastic   attacking cherished traditions  
Ideology   system of ideas characteristic of a group of culture  
Idiom   expression whose meaning as a whole differs from the meanings of its individual words; distinctive style  
Idiosyncrasy   individual trait, usually odd in nature; eccentricity  
Idolatry   worship of idols; excessive admiration  
Idyllic   charmingly carefree; simple  
Igneous   produced by fire; volcanic  
Ignite   to kindle; to light  
Ignoble   unworthy; not noble  
Ignominy   deep disgrace; shame or dishonor  
Illicit   illegal  
Illimitable   infinite  
Illuminate   to brighten; to clear up or make understandable; enlighten  
Illusion   misleading vision  
Illusive   deceiving  
Illusory   deceptive; not real  
Imbalance   lack of balance or symmetry  
Imbecility   weakness of mind  
Imbibe   to drink in  
Imbroglio   complicated situation; painful or complex misunderstanding; entanglement; confused mass (as of papers)  
Imbue   to saturate, fill  


   




 
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