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Word: aphasia

Definition: loss of speech due to injury or illness

More Vocab Words

::: smother - kill from lack of air; suppress; cover thickly; Ex. smothered in little stickers
::: contaminate - pollute
::: distract - take (one's attention) off something; upset emotionally; make anxious; ADJ. distracted
::: reprove - censure; rebuke; N. reproof
::: sanguine - optimistic; cheerful; hopeful; of the color of blood; red
::: tortuous - winding; full of curves; Ex. tortuous mountain road
::: anthropologist - student of the history and science of humankind
::: hapless - unfortunate; luckless
::: shudder - shake uncontrollably; tremble; V.
::: depict - portray