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Word: appraise

Definition: estimate value of; N. appraisal


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::: abstruse - obscure; profound; difficult to understand
::: disband - dissolve; disperse; (of a group) break up and separate; Ex. The club has disbanded.
::: gratuitous - given freely; unwarranted; uncalled for; done without good reason; Ex. gratuitous comment
::: lionize - treat (a person) as a celebrity
::: dermatologist - one who studies the skin and its diseases
::: brood - sit on in order to hatch; think deeply or worry anxiously; N: the young of certain animals; group of young birds hatched at one time
::: gamely - in a spirited manner; with courage; Ex. fight gamely against a superior boxer; ADJ. game
::: shunt - move (a railway train) from one track to another; turn aside; divert; sidetrack; Ex. shunt traffic around an accident; N.
::: suavity - urbanity; polish; ADJ. suave: smooth and courteous
::: residual - remaining; left over; of a residue; N: residue