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Word: betroth

Definition: become engaged to marry


More Vocab Words

::: superficial - of the surface; not deep; shallow; not thorough; trivial; Ex. superficial analysis/knowledge
::: scaffold - temporary platform for workers (to work at heights above the ground); bracing framework; platform for execution
::: pretend - feign; pretend to: claim to possess; make pretensions to; Ex. I don't pretend to much expertise; N. pretense
::: pomposity - self-important behavior; acting like a stuffed shirt(pompous person); ADJ. pompous: self-important
::: endorse - approve; support; write one's signature on the back of; N. endorsement; CF. dorsal
::: punitive - punishing; Ex. punitive measures
::: futile - useless; hopeless; ineffectual
::: vivid - (of light or color) bright and distinct; evoking lifelike mental images; Ex. vivid red hair/description
::: forthcoming - happening in the near future; ready; willing to help; Ex. No answer was forthcoming.
::: genre - particular variety of art or literature