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12th October 2011 (22:13)

Current mood: sleepy
Current song: Freeloader by Dave Darell

641 ochrea moderate orange yellow, from moderate or deep orange to moderate or strong yellow – bāla dzeltenbrūna krāsa
642 rostera list or plan showing turns of duty or leave in an organization – (dežūru, norīkojumu) saraksts
643 quangosa quasi nongovernmental organization; an organization that is financed by the government yet acts independently of the government – pusautonomas komitejas u. tml. valdības orgānos
644 to grass upto report someone to a person in authority – nosūdzēt; pasūdzēties par kādu (mans tulk.)
645 wheythe serum or watery part of milk that is separated from the curd in making cheese – sūkalas
646 to cop off with(British, informal) to establish an amorous or sexual relationship with
647 nepenthea drug mentioned in the Odyssey as a remedy for grief; something that induces forgetfulness of sorrow or eases pain – aizmirstības dzēriens
648 reclamationthe conversion of wasteland into land suitable for use of habitation or cultivation; rescuing from error and returning to a rightful course – (vecaines) apgūšana, (atmatas) uzplēšana; labošana, atgriešana uz pareizā ceļa (mans tulk.)
649 callisthenicsgymnastic exercises, especially morning exercises, done to keep one's body healthy – vingrošana, mākslas vingrošana
650 nousthe mind or intellect, reason – prāts, intelekts; veselais saprāts, attapība


muckycolloquial, dialect (East Midlands) covered with dirt or an unpleasant substance – netīrs, nošmulēts (mans tulk.)

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27th July 2010 (23:31)

Current mood: hungry

631 jerkina close-fitting, hip-length, collarless jacket having no sleeves but often extended shoulders, belted and worn over a doublet by men especially in the 16th century – ādas kamzolis
632 to horn inintrude: search or inquire in a meddlesome way; to participate without invitation or consent
633 anaphylaxissevere, life-threatening allergic response that may be characterized by symptoms such as lowered blood pressure, wheezing, vomiting or diarrhea, and swelling and hives – anafilakse
634 déclasséreduced or fallen in status, social position, class or rank; fallen from a high status or rank to a lower one
635 to expiateto make amends for – izpirkt (vainu)
636 corrigenduman error to be corrected, esp. an error in print – iespiedkļūda
637 thuriblea censer used in certain ecclesiastical ceremonies or liturgies
638 niveousof or relating to snow, relating to snow (as in whiteness): snowy – sniegains; sniegbalts (mans tulk.)
639 saponaceous resembling or having the qualities of soap – ziepains
640 hoarfrostice crystals forming a white deposit (especially on objects outside) – sarma


mardycolloquial, dialect (used in the Midlands region of the United Kingdom) "whingeing, sulky, snivelling... all have their merits, but none quite capture the soggy mix of petulance and patheticness that mean someone's got a mardy on them"

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4th April 2010 (16:44)

Current mood: expectant

621 to disinterto dig up or remove from a grave or tomb; exhume; to bring to public notice; disclose – izrakt; celt gaismā
622 to fuddleto put into a state of confusion; befuddle; to make drunk; intoxicate – piedzirdīt
623 menarchethe first occurrence of menstruation in a woman – pirmā menstruācija (mans tulk.)
624 multigravidaa woman who has had two or more previous pregnancies – повторнобеременная
625 libationthe pouring out of wine, etc., in honour of a deity; the liquid so poured out; (informal) the act of drinking an intoxicating beverage – vīna ziedošana dieviem; humor. iedzeršana
626 inimicalinjurious or harmful in effect; adverse; unfriendly; hostile – naidīgs; nelabvēlīgs, kaitīgs
627 to conflateto combine or blend (two things, esp. two versions of a text) so as to form a whole – kombinēt, apvienot
628 quotidianeveryday; commonplace – ikdienišķs, triviāls
629 stroppy(Brit.) easily offended or annoyed; ill-tempered or belligerentbrit. sl. nepakļāvīgs
630 drosswaste or impure matter; worthless, commonplace, or trivial matter – izdedži, sārņi; atkritumi


diffluent – characterized by mushiness or deliquescence – šķīstošs, kūstošs; izplūstošs – бесформенный; жидкий; переходящий в жидкое состояние; растекающийся

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21st January 2010 (21:55)

Current mood: tired

611 stasisa state of balance, equilibrium, or stagnation
612 insensatelacking sensation or awareness; inanimate; lacking human feeling or sensitivity; brutal; cruel; lacking sense; stupid; foolish – nedzīvs; nejūtīgs; neprātīgs
613 to confuteto overwhelm by argument; to refute conclusively; to prove or show to be false – atspēkot
614 gravitashigh seriousness (as in a person's bearing or in the treatment of a subject)
615 to arrogateto claim or seize without right or justification; to appropriate – nekaunīgi pieprasīt, nepamatoti pretendēt
616 to expatiateto speak or write at length or in considerable detail – plaši izrunāties
617 extemporewithout premeditation or preparation; on the spur of the moment – improvizēts, nesagatavots; bez sagatavošanās
618 supererogatorygoing beyond what is required or expected; superfluous; unnecessary – lieks, nevajadzīgs, pārmērīgs
619 to equivocateto be deliberately ambiguous or unclear in order to mislead or to avoid committing oneself to anything definitemans tulk: izvairīties, atrunāties
620 éclatenthusiastic approval; ceremonial elegance and splendor


petrichor – the pleasant smell that accompanies the first rain after a dry spell. [From petro- (rock), from Greek petros (stone) + ichor (the fluid that is supposed to flow in the veins of the gods in Greek mythology). Coined by researchers I.J. Bear and R.G. Thomas.]

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13th December 2009 (21:27)

Current mood: awake

601 snootysnobbishly aloof; haughty – augstprātīgs
602 casementa window sash that opens outward by means of hinges; a window with such sashes – (loga) vērtne; poēt. logs; arī – uz augšu bīdāms logs
603 milieuan environment or a setting – apkārtējā vide
604 contretempsan inopportune or embarrassing situation or event; a hitch – negaidīta neveiksme, aizķeršanās
605 euphonicalof or relating to or characterized by euphony – eifonisks, daiļskanīgs
606 apostasytotal desertion or departure from one's faith, principles, or party – atteikšanās, atkāpšanās (no principiem, uzskatiem u. tml.)
607 cynosureanything to which attention is strongly turned; a center of attraction – (uzmanības) centrs
608 consanguineousof the same blood; related by birth; descended from the same parent or ancestor – asinsradniecīgs
609 concupiscencestrong desire, especially sexual desire; lust
610 nostrum medicine of secret composition and unproven or dubious effectiveness; a quack medicineiron. universāllīdzeklis, panaceja


выговор – rājiens – reprimand