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Word: chortle

Definition: chuckle with delight; N.


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::: privation - lack of the basic necessities or comforts of life; hardship; want; CF. deprive
::: circuit - closed circular line around an area; circumference; regularly repeated journey from place to place
::: entourage - group of attendants; retinue; CF. surround
::: abbreviate - shorten
::: ignoble - unworthy; not noble; dishonorable; Ex. ignoble deed
::: callus - area of thick hard skin
::: peevish - bad-tempered; irritable; V. peeve: make angry
::: deputize - work or appoint as a deputy; N. deputy: person who has the power to take charge when the leading person is away
::: amity - friendship; peaceful relationship as between nations
::: raconteur - story-teller; one who tells stories with wit and skill