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Word: catcall

Definition: shout of disapproval or displeasure (made at the theater or a sports match); boo; V.


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::: fulminate - thunder; explode; issue a severe denunciation
::: corpus - collection (of writings or information); Ex. the corpus of Shakespear's works; Cf. corpse
::: libel - defamatory written statement; act of writing something that smears a person's character; V. ADJ. libelous
::: humility - humbleness of spirit
::: checkered - (chequered) marked by great changes in fortune; with many changes of fortuene; CF. checked: having a pattern of squares
::: promontory - headland
::: abeyance - suspended action
::: accoutre - equip; N. accoutrement
::: metrical - metric; written in the form of poetry; Ex. metrical translation of Homer
::: linguistic - pertaining to language