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Word: churlish

Definition: boorish; rude; N. churl: boor; yahoo


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::: cloying - distasteful (because excessive); excessively sweet or sentimental; V. cloy: become unpleasant through too much sweetness or excess
::: nirvana - in Buddhist teachings, the ideal state in which the individual loses himself in the attainment of an impersonal beatitude
::: favoritism - display of partiality toward a favored person
::: craven - cowardly
::: plait - braid; interwine; interweave strands or lengths of; make by weaving strands together; Ex. plaited hair; N: braided length as of hair o fabric; CF. pigtail, ponytail
::: pulpit - raised platform used in preaching (in a church)
::: representational - (of a style of art) showing things as they actually appear in real life
::: harry - harass, annoy, torment (by repeated attacks); raid
::: consanguinity - kinship; relationship by birth
::: tenacity - firmness; persistence