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Word: acidulous

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


More Vocab Words

::: ulterior - intentionally hidden; beyond what is evident; situated beyond; unstated and often questionable; Ex. ulterior motive
::: arrhythmic - lacking rhythm or regularity; N. arrhythmia
::: amplify - increase in size or effect; expand; broaden or clarify by expanding; intensify; make stronger; Ex. amplify one's remarks with a graph
::: vantage - position giving an advantage (such as a strategic point); CF. vantagepoint
::: depose - dethrone; remove from office; give a deposition; testify
::: aphasia - loss of speech due to injury or illness
::: inextricable - from which it is impossible to get free; that cannot be untied; Ex. inextricable troubles; Ex. inextricable two histories
::: necromancy - black magic; sorcery; dealings with the dead; art that professes to communicate with the spirits of the dead so as to predict the future; CF. necromancer; CF. necro+divination; CF. necro-: death; Ex. necropolis
::: deliberate - consider; ponder; ADJ: done on purpose; slow
::: ichthyology - study of fish; CF. ichthyo-: fish