A ponderous word list of 1000 present tense verbs

1. trounce
2. deceive
3. charge
4. bestow
5. zip
6. knot
7. gaze
8. post
9. last
10. influence
11. conduct
12. ponder
13. check
14. counter
15. set
16. sow
17. permit
18. befriend
19. combine
20. toast
21. suspect
22. demonstrate
23. skip
24. sob
25. master
26. precede
27. carve
28. trickle
29. embarrass
30. process
31. drill
32. contact
33. blush
34. remind
35. construct
36. coach
37. whine
38. test
39. state
40. substantiate
41. rescue
42. spell
43. speak
44. sway
45. excuse
46. visit
47. stitch
48. imagine
49. place
50. touch
51. smile
52. exercise
53. protect
54. dissect
55. market
56. stir
57. gurgle
58. scrutinize
59. take
60. knock
61. educate
62. encode
63. book
64. lose
65. defer
66. annoy
67. judge
68. drown
69. be
70. snoop
71. remain
72. reverse
73. convince
74. synthesize
75. crowd
76. scoot
77. poke
78. receive
79. calibrate
80. spoke
81. kick
82. flow
83. design
84. fret
85. owe
86. support
87. submerge
88. press
89. emit
90. hire
91. tumble
92. introduce
93. elicit
94. serve
95. ski
96. shift
97. inspect
98. bare
99. wail
100. trade
101. remember
102. inventory
103. fight
104. provide
105. attain
106. enlarge
107. tutor
108. file
109. involve
110. repair
111. enunciate
112. assert
113. cycle
114. bump
115. joke
116. play
117. suspend
118. lick
119. distribute
120. flap
121. sneeze
122. forgive
123. choke
124. straighten
125. afford
126. rectify
127. terminate
128. impart
129. kneel
130. mention
131. stash
132. lie
133. blink
134. understand
135. desire
136. discuss
137. weigh
138. trick
139. breathe
140. allege
141. paste
142. snatch
143. snicker
144. unlock
145. vanquish
146. inform
147. remodel
148. tame
149. tap
150. calculate
151. shop
152. smell
153. contract
154. brush
155. strap
156. scare
157. stress
158. clean
159. grow
160. turn
161. further
162. heal
163. reorganize
164. perceive
165. row
166. rule
167. care
168. streamline
169. conceive
170. tire
171. jump
172. taste
173. eat
174. search
175. mourn
176. nod
177. separate
178. expand
179. highlight
180. report
181. puncture
182. map
183. plant
184. lecture
185. invest
186. rob
187. develop
188. claim
189. dream
190. sense
191. d
192. hammer
193. pester
194. count
195. trip
196. color
197. analyze
198. fly
199. hide
200. pick
201. bring
202. ascertain
203. anticipate
204. troubleshot
205. laugh
206. kill
207. escape
208. delay
209. fortify
210. introduce
211. summarize
212. swoop
213. taught
214. chomp
215. besiege
216. bleach
217. rock
218. in
219. affirm
220. hate
221. deserve
222. battle
223. open
224. decrease
225. rebuff
226. jeer
227. unite
228. revamp
229. ache
230. select
231. fail
232. growl
233. peep
234. rave
235. guide
236. loosen
237. frighten
238. code
239. enjoy
240. improvise
241. clear
242. squeeze
243. ran
244. win
245. ride
246. screen
247. launch
248. address
249. burn
250. institute
251. welcome
252. stain
253. avert
254. punish
255. surround
256. marvel
257. park
258. study
259. customize
260. publish
261. unfasten
262. hijack
263. slice
264. establish
265. crack
266. wink
267. maintain
268. beam
269. howl
270. shriek
271. harness
272. spin
273. notice
274. shock
275. articulate
276. stipulate
277. jog
278. apologize
279. happen
280. wrap
281. dictate
282. delegate
283. sputter
284. memorize
285. aide
286. rub
287. attack
288. slap
289. jam
290. auction
291. tremble
292. behave
293. express
294. smoke
295. bellow
296. drone
297. conciliate
298. invite
299. tug
300. wed
301. frame
302. fine-tune
303. toss
304. stamp
305. symbolize
306. gel
307. hit
308. obtain
309. bargain
310. admire
311. accumulate
312. plead
313. regret
314. soothe
315. out
316. jab
317. curve
318. pledge
319. grill
320. camp
321. divulge
322. ban
323. spearhead
324. occur
325. sniff
326. register
327. reiterate
328. enter
329. simplify
330. part
331. profess
332. vouch
333. zero
334. bury
335. waver
336. print
337. challenge
338. bar
339. join
340. interfere
341. hope
342. attach
343. purchase
344. stab
345. leave
346. blurt
347. reproduce
348. budget
349. quiz
350. dupe
351. contend
352. monitor
353. deliver
354. own
355. alert
356. consult
357. cheer
358. bolster
359. peg
360. interject
361. peck
362. ring
363. found
364. sit
365. reprimand
366. bid
367. consider
368. worry
369. screw
370. reserve
371. whirl
372. debate
373. slip
374. swing
375. merge
376. grate
377. tip
378. mechanize
379. wriggle
380. chew
381. correlate
382. resolve
383. move
384. specify
385. grin
386. cross
387. depict
388. repeat
389. jolt
390. wear
391. grunt
392. render
393. label
394. appreciate
395. think
396. dust
397. advocate
398. unpack
399. recruit
400. reign
401. theorize
402. respond
403. decorate
404. reach
405. hang
406. lend
407. work
408. audit
409. describe
410. solicit
411. sparkle
412. cook
413. savor
414. choose
415. probe
416. drive
417. harass
418. quilt
419. dry
420. bob
421. snap
422. interrupt
423. cater
424. brand
425. classify
426. achieve
427. read
428. decay
429. initiate
430. trap
431. project
432. rush
433. list
434. lament
435. critique
436. enforce
437. interface
438. mumble
439. taunt
440. pinch
441. zap
442. transport
443. mix
444. impress
445. shelter
446. skateboard
447. recognize
448. fund
449. fish
450. specialize
451. experiment
452. consent
453. bubble
454. float
455. mate
456. deny
457. discover
458. catch
459. advise
460. have
461. centralize
462. preach
463. rot
464. love
465. cross-examine
466. yawn
467. rehabilitate
468. risk
469. comment
470. depend
471. mug
472. integrate
473. wash
474. yodel
475. mutter
476. bless
477. blind
478. release
479. assign
480. inject
481. track
482. crochet
483. implement
484. dump
485. arrest
486. hurt
487. utter
488. march
489. drip
490. whip
491. predict
492. substitute
493. license
494. chide
495. curl
496. bomb
497. employ
498. iron
499. fix
500. follow
501. fasten
502. consolidate
503. connect
504. confess
505. x-ray
506. wander
507. include
508. race
509. branch
510. conceptualize
511. end
512. dig
513. accommodate
514. diversify
515. pump
516. collaborate
517. jest
518. comfort
519. forecast
520. balance
521. send
522. operate
523. try
524. devise
525. appoint
526. paint
527. canvass
528. collect
529. meet
530. pretend
531. curse
532. bend
533. berate
534. practice
535. grease
536. buzz
537. liquidate
538. expedite
539. moor
540. discriminate
541. adjust
542. smash
543. omit
544. invent
545. sew
546. reject
547. award
548. carry
549. crush
550. dispatch
551. threaten
552. command
553. increase
554. innovate
555. recreate
556. speculate
557. grade
558. prepare
559. bandage
560. burnish
561. itch
562. arrive
563. continue
564. expel
565. complete
566. face
567. zoom
568. draft
569. request
570. become
571. start
572. know
573. mend
574. engineer
575. reply
576. compose
577. chase
578. succeed
579. cough
580. divide
581. correct
582. greet
583. glide
584. gauge
585. rant
586. gather
587. swim
588. complain
589. put
590. preside
591. throw
592. melt
593. overflow
594. perfect
595. model
596. ensure
597. simulate
598. nag
599. pioneer
600. echo
601. see
602. satisfy
603. defend
604. assemble
605. preserve
606. co-operate
607. multiply
608. distinguish
609. snort
610. ail
611. bang
612. cause
613. testify
614. milk
615. reduce
616. ogle
617. return
618. draw
619. forward
620. activate
621. write
622. bow
623. foster
624. comb
625. deduce
626. snooze
627. install
628. restore
629. digress
630. rely
631. sample
632. arbitrate
633. focus
634. familiarize
635. phone
636. motivate
637. scatter
638. categorize
639. segment
640. terrify
641. fax
642. lower
643. die
644. oil
645. listen
646. boost
647. photograph
648. evacuate
649. upstage
650. shut
651. convey
652. box
653. relate
654. remove
655. please
656. recite
657. bat
658. refine
659. manufacture
660. shout
661. acknowledge
662. nest
663. tickle
664. document
665. belong
666. scream
667. wallow
668. tempt
669. light
670. drain
671. package
672. pay
673. handle
674. yield
675. glue
676. clarify
677. index
678. beg
679. record
680. extract
681. bore
682. cure
683. spill
684. restrict
685. supervise
686. stunt
687. incorporate
688. bet
689. sigh
690. volunteer
691. upset
692. set
693. reconcile
694. moderate
695. prefer
696. exist
697. twirl
698. instruct
699. rate
700. bounce
701. argue
702. compute
703. fry
704. adapt
705. elope
706. untie
707. breed
708. pry
709. sneak
710. hiss
711. voice
712. cheat
713. assure
714. gild
715. individualize
716. foretell
717. teach
718. stutter
719. brag
720. regulate
721. warn
722. mediate
723. lobby
724. boil
725. submit
726. hurry
727. recall
728. ruin
729. conclude
730. rise
731. reason
732. schedule
733. sprout
734. come
735. tease
736. detail
737. differentiate
738. convert
739. direct
740. rhyme
741. lead
742. shiver
743. declare
744. groan
745. hug
746. miss
747. filter
748. train
749. hail
750. harm
751. venture
752. publicize
753. level
754. swear
755. sketch
756. exaggerate
757. shampoo
758. object
759. dress
760. strut
761. grant
762. produce
763. admonish
764. confuse
765. film
766. vote
767. infuse
768. wreck
769. sack
770. strip
771. form
772. jabber
773. pop
774. research
775. storm
776. uphold
777. bolt
778. grumble
779. punch
780. confirm
781. authorize
782. confide
783. clip
784. chant
785. transpose
786. vanish
787. measure
788. heat
789. travel
790. assist
791. hint
792. fire
793. damage
794. murder
795. assume
796. counsel
797. hunt
798. concentrate
799. fall
800. infect
801. apply
802. enjoin
803. exhibit
804. program
805. create
806. emphasize
807. strum
808. execute
809. compete
810. roar
811. off
812. interview
813. keep
814. implore
815. sleep
816. signal
817. make
818. load
819. appeal
820. chip
821. enhance
822. debug
823. water
824. injure
825. obey
826. irritate
827. investigate
828. up
829. thaw
830. treat
831. immigrate
832. excite
833. scratch
834. tabulate
835. dance
836. raise
837. fit
838. chop
839. drop
840. barrage
841. babble
842. transform
843. help
844. earn
845. soak
846. back
847. cajole
848. exclaim
849. check
850. tear
851. illustrate
852. assess
853. maximize
854. drag
855. minimize
856. fold
857. stun
858. derive
859. lighten
860. dial
861. dock
862. crave
863. shade
864. eliminate
865. retort
866. sell
867. pass
868. guess
869. matter
870. bathe
871. baste
872. borrow
873. emigrate
874. insure
875. force
876. ignore
877. enlighten
878. modify
879. pat
880. elect
881. buy
882. extend
883. stay
884. shave
885. time
886. squash
887. slide
888. strategize
889. suffer
890. estimate
891. usurp
892. modernize
893. peer
894. guard
895. writhe
896. examine
897. effect
898. spoil
899. stray
900. share
901. rank
902. bruise
903. determine
904. broadcast
905. shoot
906. drink
907. freeze
908. steer
909. bark
910. inquire
911. spray
912. reveal
913. forget
914. value
915. deter
916. pedal
917. structure
918. haunt
919. rain
920. sign
921. approve
922. prick
923. possess
924. stuff
925. compare
926. proclaim
927. route
928. croak
929. quote
930. trust
931. long
932. amend
933. edit
934. furnish
935. settle
936. nap
937. capture
938. attract
939. interest
940. juggle
941. blot
942. scorch
943. tend
944. snow
945. lift
946. seal
947. delight
948. skate
949. crash
950. standardize
951. yelp
952. mean
953. clap
954. enlist
955. suppose
956. imply
957. tie
958. kiss
959. knit
960. transfer
961. condense
962. pilot
963. commence
964. enrich
965. gush
966. devote
967. break
968. generate
969. hand
970. related
971. chart
972. favor
973. suit
974. beat
975. shrug
976. accomplish
977. stroke
978. dedicate
979. pray
980. target
981. feel
982. define
983. amuse
984. communicate
985. inspire
986. formulate
987. hum
988. transmit
989. shape
990. enumerate
991. wake
992. wipe
993. applaud
994. scold
995. grab
996. trouble
997. quit
998. intend
999. entertain
1000. represent