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Word: backslide

Definition: revert (to bad habits); N. reverter


More Vocab Words

::: interloper - intruder; one who interferes
::: audit - examination of accounts of a business; official examination; V.
::: reactionary - strongly opposed to social or political change; opposing progress; politically ultraconservative; N. OP. radical
::: chafe - warm by rubbing; make sore by rubbing; N.
::: virtue - goodness; moral excellence; good quality; advantage; Ex. by virtue of; Ex. make a virtue of necessity
::: uniformity - sameness; monotony; ADJ. uniform: the same all over
::: conservatory - (conservatoire) school of the fine arts (especially music or drama); glass-enclosed area; CF. conservancy
::: personable - attractive (in personality or appearance)
::: obscure - dark; vague; unclear; not well known; Ex. obscure meaning/village; V: darken; cover; make unclear; Ex. obscure the moon/meaning
::: garnish - decorate; add a garnish to; decorate (food or drink) with small items such as lemon slices; N.