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Word: asinine

Definition: stupid; Ex. asinine remarks


More Vocab Words

::: rescind - repeal; annul; cancel (a law, decision, or agreement)
::: reticent - inclined to silence; uncommunicative; reserved; Ex. He was reticent about the reasons; N. reticence
::: paradox - something apparently contradictory in nature (that may nonetheless be true); statement that looks false but is actually correct
::: incontrovertible - indisputable; impossible to dispute; not open to question; unquestionable
::: recrimination - countercharges; V. recriminate
::: prolixity - tedious wordiness; verbosity; ADJ. prolix: wordy; verbose; diffuse
::: paean - song of praise or joy; Ex. paeans celebrating the victory
::: ambush - act of lying in wait to attack by surprise; sudden attack made from a concealed position; Ex. lie in ambush; V.
::: slacken - slow up; loosen; make or become slack
::: exertion - effort; expenditure of much physical work; V. exert oneself: make a great effort