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Word: anthropoid

Definition: manlike; resembling a human being; N.


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::: claustrophobia - fear of being locked in
::: interloper - intruder; one who interferes
::: defame - harm someone's reputation; malign; speak evil of; slander; N. defamation; ADJ. defamatory
::: alimentary - supplying nourishment
::: mnemonic - pertaining to memory; assisting the memory; N: device, such as as formula or rhyme, used as a mnemonic aid
::: culvert - artificial channel for water; drain crossing under a road
::: bilk - swindle; cheat
::: sententious - pithy; terse; concise; aphoristic
::: passive - not active; acted upon; receiving an action without acting in return; accepting without resistance
::: acerbity - bitterness of speech and temper; ADJ. acerbic: bitter; acrid (in taste, manner, or tone)