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Word: betroth

Definition: become engaged to marry


More Vocab Words

::: sophisticated - worldly wise and urbane; refined; complex; N. sophistication; V. sophisticate
::: cumulative - growing by addition; accumulative
::: balmy - soft and mild (of air); fragrant
::: epitome - perfect example or embodiment; brief summary; Ex. epitome of good manners; V. epitomize: make an epitome of; be an epitome of; embody
::: substantial - of substance; material; solid; essential or fundamental; ample; considerable; well-to-do; wealthy
::: forward - presumptuous or bold
::: oracular - of an oracle; prophetic; uttered as if with divine authority; mysterious or ambiguous; hard to understand; N. oracle: wiser person; prophecy made by an oracle
::: travesty - copy or example of something that completely misrepresents the true nature of the real thing; comical parody or imitation; treatment aimed at making something appear ridiculous; Ex. travesty of justice; OP. paragon
::: dire - warning of disaster; disastrous; (of needs and dangers) very great; urgent; Ex. dire prediction/need of food
::: surmise - guess; N.