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Word: churlish

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


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::: gamely - in a spirited manner; with courage; Ex. fight gamely against a superior boxer; ADJ. game
::: archaic - antiquated; no longer used; belonging to the past; N.
::: obese - excessively fat; N. obesity
::: cessation - stoppage
::: convivial - pleasantly merry; festive; joyous; gay; characterized by joviality; jovial
::: decree - authoritative order; edict; judgment of a court of law; V: order or judge by decree
::: idiosyncrasy - individual trait usually odd in nature; behavioral peculiarity; eccentricity; attitude, behavior, or opinion peculiar to a person; anything highly individual or eccentric; ADJ. idiosyncratic
::: humor - indulge; comply with the wishes of; N. quality that makes something amusing; state of mind; mood; Ex. in a bad humor; Ex. out of humor
::: comprehensive - broad; including a lot or everything; thorough; inclusive
::: resound - (of a place) be filled with sound; (of a sound) sound loudly; sound back; echo; Ex. hall resounded with laughter