1. disposition your usual mood
  2. personification attributing human characteristics to abstract ideas
  3. silver certificate formerly a bank note issued by the United States Treasury and redeemable in silver
  4. bond certificate a certificate of debt (usually interest-bearing or discounted) that is issued by a government or corporation in order to raise money; the issuer is required to pay a fixed sum annually until maturity and then a fixed sum to repay the principal
  5. teaching certificate a certificate saying that the holder is qualified to teach in the public schools
  6. disconcerting causing an emotional disturbance
  7. responsibility the social force that binds you to a course of action
  8. teacher's certificate a certificate saying that the holder is qualified to teach in the public schools
  9. partnership certificate a certificate showing the interests of all parties in a business partnership
  10. social stratification the condition of being arranged in social strata or classes within a group
  11. birth certificate a copy of the official document giving details of a person's birth
  12. stock certificate a certificate documenting the shareholder's ownership in the corporation
  13. displacement reaction (chemistry) a reaction in which an elementary substance displaces and sets free a constituent element from a compound
  14. subpoena ad testificandum a writ issued by court authority to compel the attendance of a witness at a judicial proceeding; disobedience may be punishable as a contempt of court
  15. proprietorship certificate a certificate showing who is responsible in an individually owned business
  16. disconcerted having self-possession upset; thrown into confusion
  17. spoonbill catfish large catfish of central United States having a flattened head and projecting jaw
  18. self-mortification voluntary self-punishment to atone for some wrongdoing
  19. pontificate administer a pontifical office
  20. disconcertingly in a disturbing or embarrassing manner

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