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Word: anthropoid

Definition: manlike; resembling a human being; N.


More Vocab Words

::: caste - one of the hereditary classes in Hindu society; social stratification; prestige
::: countenance - approve; support; tolerate; Ex. countenance his rude behavior; N: face; appearance
::: badinage - teasing conversation; banter; joking talk
::: ostentatious - showy; trying to attract attention; pretentious; N. ostentation: showy display
::: maritime - bordering on(adjacent to) the sea; nautical; of the ships or the sea; Ex. Maritime Provinces
::: expostulation - protest; remonstrance; reasoning with someone to correct or dissuade; V. expostulate
::: supposititious - assumed; counterfeit; hypothetical
::: abominate - loathe; hate
::: ruddy - reddish; (of the face) reddish and healthy-looking
::: oracular - of an oracle; prophetic; uttered as if with divine authority; mysterious or ambiguous; hard to understand; N. oracle: wiser person; prophecy made by an oracle