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Word: blatant

Definition: extremely (offensively) obvious; loudly offensive; Ex. blatant lie; N. blatancy


More Vocab Words

::: atavism - resemblance to remote ancestors rather than to parents; reversion to an earlier type; throwback; ADJ. atavistic
::: mealymouthed - indirect in speech (when something unpleasant must be said); hypocritical; evasive
::: forerunner - predecessor; one that comes before and indicates the approach of another
::: condole - express condolences; N. condolence: sympathy for someone who has experienced great sorrow
::: affluence - abundance; wealth
::: filing - particle removed by a file
::: harping - tiresome dwelling on a subject; V. harp: dwell on(think or speak a lot about) tediously
::: retroactive - taking effect before its enactment (as a law) or imposition (as a tax); (of a law) having effect on the past as well as the future
::: insuperable - insurmountable; unbeatable; Ex. insuperable difficulties
::: subsistence - existence; means of subsisting; means of support; livelihood; V. subsist: exist; maintain life (at a meager level)