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Word: anthropoid

Definition: manlike; resembling a human being; N.


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::: finery - beautiful clothes for a special occasion
::: travesty - copy or example of something that completely misrepresents the true nature of the real thing; comical parody or imitation; treatment aimed at making something appear ridiculous; Ex. travesty of justice; OP. paragon
::: rustle - make slight sounds like silk moving or being rubbed together
::: prattle - talk idly; babble; N. CF. prate
::: rote - repetition; memorization through repetition without understanding; Ex. learn poetry by rote
::: reminiscence - recollection; V. reminisce: recollect the past
::: cataclysm - deluge; upheaval; earthquake; violent and sudden event or change
::: resumption - taking up again; recommencement; V. resume: begin or take up again; take or occupy again; Ex. Kindly resume your seats.
::: mangy - shabby; wretched; suffering from mange; of bad appearance
::: dysentery - inflammatory disorder of the lower intestinal tract