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Word: anthropoid

Definition: manlike; resembling a human being; N.


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::: bigot - one who is intolerant (in matters of religion or politics)
::: primordial - existing at the beginning (of time); rudimentary
::: hypercritical - excessively exacting; too critical (without noticing good qualities)
::: prone - inclined to; likely to (suffer); prostrate; lying with the front downward; Ex. prone to disease/make mistakes; Ex. accident-prone
::: canard - unfounded false rumor; exaggerated false report
::: gamely - in a spirited manner; with courage; Ex. fight gamely against a superior boxer; ADJ. game
::: apologist - one who writes in defense of a cause or institution; N. apologia
::: exempt - not subject to a duty or obligation; free from a duty; V.
::: articulate - effective; distinct; expressing ideas clearly; having clear sounds; having joints; Ex. articulate speech; V: express thoughts and feeling clearly; pronounce clearly; unite by joints
::: impetuous - violent; hasty; rash; impulsive; without careful thought; Ex. impetuous decision