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Word: anathema

Definition: solemn curse; someone or something regarded as a curse; V. anathematize


More Vocab Words

::: dribble - flow or fall in drops; let saliva flow out slowly from the mouth; move a ball; N.
::: prurient - having or causing lustful desires and thoughts; arousing immoderate sexual desire
::: flux - flowing; series of changes; fluctuation; Ex. in a state of flux
::: nauseous - causing nausea; feeling nausea
::: vanguard - forerunners; foremost position of an army; advance forces; foremost position in a trend or movement; CF. rearguard
::: spectrum - colored band produced when a beam of light passes through a prism; broad and continuous range; Ex. whole spectrum of modern thoughts
::: minion - servile dependent; obsequious follower
::: chronic - long established as a disease
::: confidant - (confidante) trusted friend (to whom one tells one's secret)
::: degenerate - become worse in quality; deteriorate; ADJ: having become worse; Ex. a degenerate species; N: depraved or corrupt person