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Word: addle

Definition: make or become confused; muddle; drive crazy; become rotten (egg)


More Vocab Words

::: larceny - theft; Ex. petit larceny
::: irony - hidden sarcasm or satire; use of words that seem to mean the opposite of what they actually mean; use of words to convey the opposite of their literal meaning
::: vicissitude - change (esp. from good to bad); change of fortune; CF. the last emperor of China
::: pantomime - acting without dialogue; V.
::: superannuated - retired or disqualified because of age; outmoded; obsolete
::: diaphanous - sheer; transparent
::: anecdote - short story of an amusing or interesting event
::: deference - courteous regard for another's wish; courteous yielding to another's wish or opinion (showing respect); ADJ. deferential; OP. effrontery
::: bizarre - fantastic; violently contrasting; noticeably odd; strikingly unconventional
::: ventral - abdominal