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Word: canard

Definition: unfounded false rumor; exaggerated false report


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::: fulsome - disgustingly excessive; offensively flattering; Ex. fulsome praise/expressions of admire
::: sacrosanct - invioably sacred; most sacred; inviolable
::: gazette - official periodical publication; newspaper
::: banal - hackneyed; commonplace; trite; lacking originality; clich\'ed
::: circumscribe - limit; confine; draw a line around
::: soothsayer - one who foretells the future
::: reciprocate - do or give something in return; repay in kind; give or take mutually; interchange; move backwards and forwards; Ex. reciprocate his invitation by inviting him; N. reciprocity: reciprocal relationship; mutual interchange of advantages between two groups; Ex. reciprocity in trading rights
::: palpitate - throb; beat rapidly; flutter; tremble; Ex. Her heart began to palpitate.
::: tessellated - mosaic; inlaid; Ex. tessellated pattern
::: wastrel - waster; profligate