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Word: catcall

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


More Vocab Words

::: squelch - produce a splashing sound (when stepping through mud); crush; squash; CF.
::: array - marshal; draw up in order; arrange in order; clothe splendidly; adorn; N: fine clothes; ordered group; Ex. in battle array
::: corpuscle - red or white cell in the blood
::: imminent - impending; near at hand
::: pandemic - widespread; affecting the majority of people; N: pandemic disease; CF. all people
::: enhance - increase; make greater (as in value, reputation, or usefulness); improve
::: belie - contradict; give a false impression; disguise; Ex. The poor sales belied our high hopes; Ex. Her smile belies her true feeling of displeasure.
::: spurious - false; counterfeit; forged; illogical; Ex. spurious arguments
::: disheveled - untidy (of hair or clothing); V. dishevel
::: bucolic - rustic; pastoral