Meaning: Combine two or more texts, ideas etc. into one. Synonyms: Converge, fuse, unify. Example: John will conflate our ideas in a way that will not be helpful.
Meaning: Feeling or showing sorrow and regret for having done wrong; repentant. Synonyms: Remorseful, apologetic, contrite, repentant. Example: After the robbery, the thief was penitent and returned the property.
Meaning: Having characteristics of both sexes or no characteristics of either sex, of indeterminate sex. Synonyms: sexless, neuter, androgynous. Example: clothing fashions are becoming increasingly epicene.
Meaning: Travelling from place to place, especially working or based in various places for relatively short periods. Synonyms: Itinerant, nomadic, travelling. Example: The military maintained a peripatetic lifestyle.
Meaning: Foretell or prophesy a future event Synonyms: Adumbrate,prophesy, forecast. Example: How strange it is that our dreams often prognosticate coming events.
Meaning: Suggesting the horror of death and decay, morbid or disgusting. Synonyms: Macabre, ghastly, morbid, gruesome. Example: The appearance of the whole thing was ghoulish.
Meaning: A person who acts obsequiously towards someone important in order to gain advantage/win favour. Synonyms: Toady, fawner, flatterer. Example: Josh is a sycophant who laughs at every thing said by his boss.