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Word: acidulous

Definition: slightly sour (in taste or manner); sharp; caustic


More Vocab Words

::: manumit - emancipate; free from slavery or bondage
::: plasticity - ability to be molded; ADJ. plastic: capable of being shaped or molded; Ex. plastic material such as clay
::: indisputable - too certain to be disputed; beyond doubt
::: martinet - strict disciplinarian; person who demands total obedience to rules and orders; CF. Jean Martinet
::: ineffable - unutterable; not to be uttered; taboo; that cannot be expressed in speech; indescribable; unspeakable; inexpressible; Ex. ineffable name/joy
::: habitat - natural home of a plant or animal; CF. habitation
::: crabbed - sour; bad-tempered; peevish; difficult to read as handwriting
::: facile - easily accomplished; ready or fluent; superficial; not deep; Ex. facile solution to a complex problem; Ex. facile speaker; N. facility: ability to do something easily and well; ease in doing resulting from skill or aptitude; something that facilitates an action; amenity; Ex. with great facility
::: malodorous - foul-smelling
::: knave - untrustworthy person; rogue; scoundrel; jack; N. knavery