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Word: bedizen

Definition: dress with vulgar finery


More Vocab Words

::: enormity - hugeness (in a bad sense); excessive wickedness; Ex. enormity of the crime; ADJ. enormous
::: lampoon - ridicule; N: written attack ridiculing or satirizing a person, group, or institution
::: stammer - speak with involuntarily pauses or repetitions
::: dinghy - small boat (often ship's boat)
::: grouse - complain; fuss; grumble; grouch; N: plump chickenlike game bird
::: intelligentsia - intellectuals; members of the educated elite (often used derogatorily)
::: horoscope - diagram of the positions of stars at a given moment (eg. of a person's birth) used by astrologers
::: retain - keep; maintain possession of; employ (esp. a lawyer or advisor); N. retainer: servant; fee paid to retain an advisor
::: ennui - boredom; listlessness and dissatisfaction resulting from lack of interest; CF. annoy
::: ordination - ceremony conferring holy orders; ceremony of ordaining a priest