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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

::: scourge - lash; whip (formerly used for punishment); source of severe punishment; V: whip; afflict
::: commandeer - take (private property) for military use without needing permission or giving payment; draft for military purposes
::: chimerical - fantastically improbable; highly unrealistic; N. chimera: unreal fancy; fire-breathing female creature
::: renown - fame; ADJ. renowned
::: verbose - wordy; N. verbosity
::: marshal - put in order; guide ceremoniously to the correct place; Ex. marshal the children into the museum; N: military officer; official
::: abominate - loathe; hate
::: deranged - insane
::: swill - drink greedily
::: residue - remainder; balance